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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 21, 1974, Lethbridge, Alberta Wednesday, August 21, 1974-THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD Wages halt trucks CALGARY (CP) Norman Klassen, president of B-Line Express Ltd., has announced that his trucking firm will shut down this Friday, unable to meet wage agreements accepted in Vancouver by competitors about three weeks ago. "It's the sickest situation I've ever seen. The Teamsters Union has asked for and received a 56-per-cent increase in salaries we can't pay that kind of salary and continue to operate in the black." B-Line Express, a Calgary-based company in operation for 14 years, employs 246 people and is "one of the larger local said Al Bietz, president of the Alberta Motor Transport Association. "The company has always been reasonably sound, and if the increases are forcing them out of business, the rest of the industry is going to face some serious problems in the near future." Mr. Bietz said the wage increases "can only be met from one area freight rates." DEATH MATTHEWS August 19, 1974, Roy Stanley, aged 73 years, beloved husband of Mrs. Kathleen Matthews of Claresholm and beloved father of Mrs. Mildred Amundsen, Calgary. He is also survived by a brother Earl; and a sister-in-law, Edna Matthews of Claresholm; and a sister-in- law, Agnes Matthews of Grande Prairie. He was predeceased by his parents and two brothers. Born at Oberone, North Dakota, he came to Canada in 1902. to Claresholm, where he received his education and later farmed N.W. of Claresholm, until moving to the town of Claresholm in 1972 residing there since. He was a member of the I.O.F. Lodge and Cairo Lodge No. 32, Claresholm; the Lethbridge and District Oldtimers Pemmican Club and Board member of the Claresholm Drop-In Centre; and an honorary Chief of the Peigan Indian Reserve at Brocket. Services at Claresholm United Church, Thursday, p.m. Rev. E. Sinclair Riekie officiating. Interment Claresholm Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Alberta Heart Fund 2011 10 Ave. S.W. and The Canadian Cancer Society, 1134 8 Ave. S.W. LEYDEN'S Funeral Homes Ltd., Claresholm Branch, Directors of Services. C1236 DEATHS SCHMIDT Passed away suddenly in Coaldale on Sunday, August 18th, 1974, Mr. William Schmidt at the age of 67 years, beloved husband of Mrs. Anna Schmidt of Coaldale. The funeral service will be held at p.m. on Friday, August 23rd, 1974, in Mennonite Brethren Church, Coaldale, with Rev. Rudy Heidebrecht officiating. Interment will follow in the Coaldale Cemetery. Friends may pay their respects at the church from p.m. until prior to the time of service. MARTIN BROS. Directors of the Funeral Service. Phone 328-2361. C1234 EAGLECHILD (Rides At The Door) Passed away on Saturday, August 17th, 1974, Doran Eaglechild, aged 19 years, of the Blood Reserve. Survived by four brothers, Albert, Henry, Noel, and Francis; three sisters, Debra, Joyce and Jennifer; his grandmother, Mrs. Emma Rides At The Door. The funeral service will be held in St. Paul's Anglican Church, Blood Reserve, Saturday at 11 a.m., Rev. A. McQuaig officiating. Interment in Blood Band Cemetery. Wake Service at the residence of Mrs. Emma Rides At The Door, Friday evening. Funeral arrangements by EDEN'S FUNERAL HOME LTD.. Fort Macleod. C1229 INVADES DRYLAND Lake Michigan, with no NOT EXHAUSTED YET Canadian boundary, Present world oil reserves penetrates the great prairies are expected to last another of the Midwest. 100 years. DEATH DUZIK George, passed away in the city on Tuesday, August 19th, 1974 at the age of 73 years, beloved husband of Mrs. Anne Duzik of 712 16th St. N. Requiem Mass will be celebrated Thursday, August 22nd, 1974 at a.m. in St. Peter and St. Paul's Greek Catholic Church with Fr. R. Zuback as celebrant. Interment will follow in the Mount Calvary Section of Mountain View Cemetery. Prayers will be said in the Christensen Chapel (327 10th St. S.) (tonight) Wednesday evening at p.m. CHRISTENSEN SALMON FUNERAL HOME LTD., Directors of Funeral Service. C1232 IN MEMORIAM RUSSELL In loving memory of our dear mother, Ivy Russell, who passed away August 21, 1960. Nothing could be more beautiful Than the thoughts we hold of you, To us you were someone special, God must have thought so too. remembered by your daughters Gwen and Sharon and families. 170 LAND OF CAVES More than caves have been discovered in Greece, 100 of which are considered to be of scientific and tourist interest. CARD OF THANKS DOLBAK (Katarzyna) We wish to thank our family and friends for food, flowers, cards and all the help we received during our bereavement. Thank you to doctors and nursing staff of 1st east of St. Michael's hospital. Special thanks to all the staff of Southland Nursing home for wonderful care and understanding where Mrs. Dolbak was a resident for over two years. and Sophia Dolbak 96 Fields increase earnings VANCOUVER (CP) Fields Stores Ltd. has reported a 21.5 per cent increase in net earnings in the six months ended June 30. 1974, compared with net earnings in the same period of 1973. Net earnings in the first six months of 1974 were 714 or 65.4 cents a share, compared with or 54.1 cents a share for the same period last year. Joseph Segal president of the Vancouver-based company, said in an interim report to shareholders that growth rate of sales and earnings for the second quarter of 1974 was below that for the first three months. aricea bigger PRICES EFFECTIVE AUGUST 22-24, 1974 BRANDED CHUCKS Ib........ GARDEN FRESH Chuck Steaks 89< ,98' Wie'ners Cross Rib Roasts 129 Canada Grade A ..............fb. I Frying Chicken BURNS By The Piece J, Bologna mil RED LEAF BULK LILYDALE GRADE A CANADA NO. 1 Prune Plums Ib............... CORN on the COB 7QO Local .........oozen CANADA NO. 1 Carrots CANADA NO. 1 Onions Yellow Med. Bananas 29 79 ft Waling Whole or Sliced Xjr f mUSiSrUOIllS 10fl.oz.................LmZi %i Kool-Aid Mashed Potatoes Mayonnaise Marshmallows 3i89c Ritz Crackers S5S- Cat Food DR. BALLAROS CHICKEN 25'A ox. net French Maid 128 fl. at. 79' Scouring Pads Jets 18 Pads 2i69< DAIRY COUNTER IMPERIAL Margarine Slb.netwt................... ARMSTRONG MILD Cheddar Cheese Bulk, Ib. 1 109 FROZEN FOODS SARA LEE Layer Cake RQo Chodolate or Vanilla, 15 oz. net TOP VALU Kernel Corn RQc SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL INDEPENDENT GROCER MIHALIK'S Finest Quality Meats Cut to Your Requirements 642 -13th Street North Phone 328-5742 FREE City delivery on large Store Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday a.m. to 6 p.m., Thursday and Friday 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO LIMIT QUANTITIES FURNITURE CLEARANCE Merchandise on Sale Thursday, Friday and Saturday, August 22, 23 and 24. Limited quantities. STEREO -Automatic tuning -One only -Reg. 199.96 PANASONIC COMPONENT SET radio -Radex turntable -Oneonly. Reg. 196.96 -Solid state -12 only -Reg. 99.96 BRADFORD RADIO 6O BRADFORD STEREO CONSOLE radio -Smoked glass top -Two only. Reg. BRADFORD CASSETTE -Four only -Reg. STEREO RADIO ELECTROPHONIC COMPONENT SET radio 8 track player BSR turntable. One Only Reg. 4 PIECE CHESTERFIELD SUITE -Herculon cover -One only -Reg. 799.96 FLEETWOOD 26" COLOR TV -Total picture lock -Automatic fine tuning -One only. Reg. GREEN CONVERT-A-BED -One only -Reg. S16O MAKES INTO BED DENIM CHAIR -One only -Reg. MOO 2 PIECE CHESTERFIELD SUITE -Herculon cover -Three only orange S 399 PANASONIC 26" COLOR TV -Solid state -Automatic color lock -Two only 899.95 RADIO -One only -Reg. 177.44 ELECTROPHONIC COMPONENT SET MOO radio track -4 speed automatic changer ELECTROPHONIC COMPONENT SET radio -Air suspension speakers -BSR automatic turntable -One only ELECTROPHONIC COMPONENT SET radio -8 track playe' -Two 319.96 BRADFORD COMPONENT SET M1O radio -8 track player -BSR turntable BRADFORD 26" COLOR TV -Automatic color lock -Four only -Reg. 599.96 WESTiNGHOUSE 26'COLOR TV -Automatic fine tuning -One only -Reg. TWO ONLY! -Red with black pattern -Reg. 44.88 HOSTESS CHAIR ZELLERCREST MULTI-LOUNGER velvet position swivel rocker only 2 PIECE CHESTERFIELD SUITE -100% Herculon cover -Three only -Reg. ZELLERCREST position, one only (gold) 8169 RECLINER COLONIAL NIGHT TABLE -Pine finish -Two only -Reg. 74.96 SPANISH COMMODE -One only -Reg. 109.88 BLACK CHAIR and FOOT STOOL M50 -One only -Reg. HERCULON COVER CONVERT-A-BED -One only (gold) -Reg. 2 PIECE SPANISH CHESTERFIELD SUITE -One only -Reg. 2 PIECE CHESTERFIELD SUITE -Two only -Reg. COLONIAL ROCKER RECLINER -3 position -Green only -Reg. TWEED RECLINER -3 position -Gold only -Reg. 16O 2 PIECE CHESTERFIELD SUITE -Plain with stripe cover -Two only (brown-black) -Reg. 499 7 PIECE DINING ROOM SUITE -One only -Reg. TWO ONLY! SPACESAVER -Coral -Reg. -One black -One coral -Reg. TWO ONLY! HIDE-A-BED Zellers County Fair Located in Zellers Shopping Centre on Drive. Open daily a.m. to 6 p.m., Thursday and Friday a.m. to p m Telephone 328-8171 ;