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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 18, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta DID YOU KNOW? Special reduced senior citizen and youth available on Air Canada, CP Air and Time Air. Also new reduced fares to Europ. available August 10th; when you plan to travel call BUTTE TRAVEL SERVICE Phone 328-3201 328-6858 PERSONALIZED SERVICE-NO EXTRA COST The Lethbridge Herald SECOND SECTION Lethbridge, Alberta, Tuesday, August 18, 1970 PAGES 9 TO 14 A. E. CROSS Where Every Thursday Is "Kiddies' Day" Phone Now For Your Appointment 327-2673 Sewage Siphon Low Bid Given By Taber Firm A low bid of was submitted Monday by Cun- ningham and Shannon Ltd. of Taber for construction of a sewage siphon between the city's south-side plant and the planned north-side secondary treatment plant. Cost of the pipeline had been estimated at The bid was for an asbestos cement pipeline, one of alter- ATA Plans Rules To Test Teachers BANFF (Special) The Al- berta Teachers' Association plans to provide regulations under which a teacher's class- room competence can be eval- uated. ATA President Ivan P. Stone- hocker, speaking at a provin- cial teachers meeting here, told Deadine For Plays Extended The deadline has been exten- ed to next Saturday for regis- tering of plays in the Allied Arts Council's proposed festi- val of one-act plays. The festival is scheduled to run at the Yates Memorial Centre during the week of Sept. 21. The arts council has received notice that five original plays, written in Lethbridge, are ready for production, but no written commitments by direc- tors or producers have been submitted. The festival, the first of its land in the city, is to use any experienced or inexperienced directors, actors and technical workers who wish to partici- pate. CLIFF BLACK, Certified Dental Mechanic BLACK DENTAL LAB Lower Level MEDICAL DENTAL BLDG. PHONE 327-2822 QUALITY DRY CLEANING AT NO EXTRA COST BENJAMIN'S CLEANERS TAILORS 317 10th Street South PHONE 327-5771 delegates the association doss not want to retain incompetent teachers and bylaws to con- trol the situation are badly needed. The bylaws are to be com- pleted for presentation to the 1971 annual representative as- sembly in April, Mr. Stone- hocker said. He also warned teachers should not be afraid of support- ing change in the educational system or school programs if i) means helping students or making the public more aware of educational needs. He said teachers in Alberta have failed in the past to tell the public what is going on in education and what is needed in the schools. Teachers must have a say in educational changes, but must present a planned and positive program which looks after both then1 needs and their students' needs, Mr. Stonehocker said. Jim Anderson and Louis Burke, both Lethbridge teach- ers, are at the four day con- ference. Woman Hurt As Car Sheers Poles Damage amounted to when a car driven by Mrs. Jean L. Peters of Edmonton was involved in a single-vehicle accident on Highway 3 just north of the high level bridge Monday. Apparently the car went out of control sheering off 30 guardrails then veered across the highway and collided with the bridge. Mrs. Peters was admitted to St. Michael's Hospital with neck injuries and later re- leased. COMPLETE CABPET AND LINOLEUM INSTALLATION HAMILTON'S FLOOR COVERING LTD. 909 3rd Ave. S. Ph. 327-5454 BAN UET OR BUFFET LEAVE THE- TO US Fine Food and Service For the pleasure of your company as well as your- self, if you are planning a party, ask us. We excel in creative catering for all occasions with delicious food for as many as you like. Our rates are sensible. We Can Accommodate 15 or 300 IN OUR BEAUTIFUL PRIVATE BANQUET HALLS THE SCARLET THE GALT THE MAGRATH We also offer SEMI-PRIVATE SECTIONS In the beautiful Westwmdf Dining Ideal for family celebrations Let's Talk It Over Phone 328-7756 ven FAMILY RESTAURANT 1715 Mayor Magrath Drive, nates to a steel pipe which firms had been asked to bid on. The low bid for a steel pipe- line was from Cana Construc- tion Co. Ltd. of Calgary, at Highest of the nine bids sub- mitted, was from Whissel Enterprises Ltd. of Calgary. The twin pipeline, to be com- pleted by May 1, 1971, will car- ry sewage that has received primary treatment to the north side for secondary treatment. When the south side plant is phased out at some time in the future the line will be used to carry raw sewage to the north side plant. The bids will be analyzed by Underwood McLellan and As- sociates, consultants on the project for submission to city council, likely at the Sept. 8 meeting. Electrical Substation Bids Opened The low bid for a tie sub- station transformer for North Lethbridge has been submitted by R. L. Brews and Son Ltd. The bid, was the lowest of five submitted for the equipment that will be used to tie in Calgary Power with the city's distribution system. Canadian General E1 e c trie had the low bid of for switchgear that is required in the substation. CGE also had the low bid for switchgear for the city's west side. The worth of equipment will tie in with the city's power plant and be used for power distribution to the University of Lethbridge and later west-side development. ISo Decision On Inquest It has not been decided whether an inquest will be held into the death of two small girls who were found dead in a refrigerator Sunday evening at Hedcliff. L o r r i Ann Sackman, 6, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Roy Sackman, of Recliff, aaid a cousin, Wanda May Sackman, 8, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bennie Sackman of Kedcliff, had been missing since early Sunday afternoon. They were found by Roy Sackman in a refrigerator which was being stored in a garage at the Sackman resi- dence. Cause of death is attributed to asphixiation. R. AKROYD LTD. PLUMBING-HEATING and GASFITTING 2634 2Ist Ave. S. For New Installations and Phone 328-2106 FREE ESTIMATES Cable Production To Centre Here Cablevision Lethbridge Ltd. is to become the production centre for the three cable firms owned by Agra Indus- lines Ltd. Agra Industries, which re- cently took over ownership of the local firm, has cable sys- tems in Gstevan and Weyburn, Sask., and is planning to ac- quire a fourth system this fall in Powell River, B.C. Bob Speed, director of local cable productions, said Cable- vision Lethbridge is scouting downtown Lethbridge for a site to convert to a studio. The firm may also acquire more equipment and enlarge its staff. Local productions were start- ed last December on Channel 3, in compliance with the Ca- nadian Radio-Television Com- mission's stipulation that cable firms originate programs of community interest. The firm last week moved its programming to Channel 2 be- cause of signal interference from the two Lethbridge TV stations and the two in Great Falls, Montana. Mr. Speed said local "big productions" would include an outdoor show, Bland Approach, Alberta Dance Festival, and travel and entertainment shows. HONORED BY ROTARY Ben Martin, one of the founders of the local funeral directing firm, Martin Ltd., was honored Monday by the Rotary Club of Leth- bridge for his 48 years as a member of the club. About 75 members, at a regular weekly luncheon meeting, con- gratulated Mr. Martin for his work with Rotary and his perfect attendance in past decades. Mr. Martin, 86, has cut back on his club participation because of ill health during the last few years. Youth's Condition Is Fair Gary Peter Thompkins, 20, of Lethbridge remains In fair condition in hospital in Trail B.C., after being involved in a single vehicle accident 18 miles west of Creston, B.C. Sunday. He has a broken jaw. Another Lethbridge man, 22 year old David Allen Dowd driver of the car, was killed in the accident. The car went off the road on the Kootenay Skyway about a.m. Sunday; An inquiry into the cause o: South Riders Win At 'Hat The Medicine Hat all breeds light horse show was held re- cently with several Lethbridge and district residents taking first places in the competition Brian Ball, Lethbridge, won the jumping class; Bonnie Ball Lethbridge, pole bending; Joan Pavan, Lethbridge, show pony under 13.2 hands; Bonnie Ball, barrel racing; Gwen Murray, Raymond, open gelding halter class; Dixie Gray, Lethbridge pinto gelding halter class, anc pinto mare halter class. Apple Drive The Lethbridge Kiwanls club annual apple campaign will be held this year Aug. 31 to Sept. 5. SHELDON'S FAMILY SHOPPING CENTRE 516 3rd Avenue South (Next to Bank of Montreal) WILL BE CLOSED ALL DAY WEDNESDAY in preparation for their GIGANTIC BACK-TO-SCHOOL SELL-OUT SALE STARTING THURSDAY MORNING 9 a.m. Sharp! See Our Big Ad in Wednesday's Paper the accident will be held follow- ing police investigation and autopsy reports, an RCMP spokesman said Tuesday. ItMcaii Officials In Gty Directors of the Ithacan Group of Development Compa- nies will be in L e t h bridge to- day to meet with civic officials. J. L. Martin of Edmonton, Itbacan president, Larry Reyk- dal of Edmonton, director of special projects and Ron Downey, Calgary manager, are to meet this afternoon to ex- press their appreciation for the co-operation received in the city during the building of Staf- ford Place, a 78-suite apart- ment building. They are to take part tomor- row morning in a topping-off ceremony at the SI million apartment at llth St. and 5th Ave. S. The firm recently received permission from the Alberta Liquor Control Board to cover performances of groups while they entertain in licensed es- tablishments. Mr. Speed indicated the mo- bile unit will visit Saskatch- ewan to produce shows exclu- sively for the other two sys- tems. It is also expected Leth- bridge cable shows will be used on Edmonton and Calgary ca- ble systems, following their openings in 1971. DEL POUND Named To Grain Board Del Pound of Medicine Hat, who was recently appointed to the Canada Board of Grain Commissioners, is a former Lethbridge resident. Mr. Pound joined McCabe Grain Co. at Brooks in 1945 and was named manager in 1953. He was later named district superintendent. In 1960 he purchased an in- terest in Oliver Chemical Co. operations here and was ap- pointed Later, expanded its operations in Medicine Hat, Mr. Pound took over as manager there. roduction manager. Oliver Chemical pro when Park Conditions Are Under Review Major development problems in Glacier National Park will be under extensive review the next couple of weeks by a study team from the U.S. na- tional parks service. A more realistic view has to be taken of what's been done and where we are going, Park Superintendent William J. Brig- gle has said. Among the major problems to be considered is the Going- To-The-Sun Highway which is becoming antiquated, requiring expensive heavy maintenance. The stone walls along the high- way along the Garden Wall west of the Logan Pass now are being replaced. The park's sewage system MFC Meets Wednesday Only two development appli- cations are on the agenda for Wednesday's meeting of the Municipal Planning Commis- sion. Bailey's Keyboard has ap- plied for permission to erect a ncn-illuminated fascia sign on their building at 312 8th St. S. Subway Concrete Products wants permission to display and store plumbing material and concrete products at 128 North Mayor Magrath Drive. is obsolete in many areas and is critical on Logan Pass, Mr. Briggle said. Loud criticism has been voiced over the oper- ation of the park incinerator that serves the headquarters- McDonald area. The smoke- belching operation is likened to lumber mills insofar as air pollution is concerned. A major concern in the park management study is preserva- tion of wilderness concepts and wildlife, and avoidance as far as possible of situations that bring conflict. Glacier's present bear policy will be reviewed by the team. The policy has reduced bear- people contact. Mr. Pound replaces A. V. Svoboda, who has retired from the commission. SCHOOL DAYS Are Here Again! SOUTHERN ALBERTA'S ONLY COMPLETE SCHOOL CENTRE BINDERS REFILLS TEXTS _ WORKBOOKS and various other requirements. We trust we can look after your Office Needs Brides-to-be Hobby crafts Special Occasion Cards Wine Makers Supplies THURSDAY NIGHT SHOPPING "Keep the Southern Habit" In the 7th St. Shopping Mall PHONE 328-2301 RESIDENTIAL COOLING SYSTEMS CHARLTON HILL LTD. 1262 2nd AVE. S. PHONE 328-3388 THE FINEST SELECTION OF CAMERAS OF SUPERIOR OPTICAL QUALITY IS AT McCREADY-BAINES PHARMACY "South-Alberta's Largest Photographic Dealer" Franchisee! Agenti for Some of the World'i Best Known Cameras such as: KONICA AUTO REFLEX T.................275.45 ZEiSS IKON ICAREX 35 C.S............... 224.00 PLUS MANY, MANY OTHERS. Shop in person for many unadvertised valuesl PHOTOGRAPHIC SALES BACKED BY SERVICEI McCREADY-BAINES PHARMACY LTD. 614 3RD AVE. S., LETHBRIDGE CALL 327-3555 FOR FREE HOME DELIVERY ALSO OPERATING WATERTON PHARMACY LOCATED IN WATERTON LAKES NATIONAL PARK SUBURBAN CEDAR SIDING Size 1V4" x 10" -Random lengths ft. to 20 ft. Smooth on one side, rough sown on the other sidft. SPECIAL Per M Bd. Feet This siding is suitable for finishing the exterior of any building very economically, can be painted or stain- ed to any desired color. ADVANCE LUMBER CO. LTD. "YOUR PIONEER LUMBER DEALER SINCE 1925" Cor. 2nd Ave. and 13th St. S. Phone 328-3301 MUSIC LESSONS-MUSICLAND-PHONE 327-1056 ;