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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 23, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta Dick van Dyke grinds out new shoiv CAREFREE, (APj North from Phoenix, I ho maca- dam road slrctches like a black ribbon across the rusty, sun- baked desert of M a r i c o p a County. A humpbacked mountain of house-sized boulders looms around a twist and rise in the road and almost in its shadow is an adobe building with a Span- ish lile roof. Behind it is what is ably a movie sound stage set down in the middle of tlie de- sert. This is the Craiiam Studios, where The New Dick van Dyke Show is being filmed for CliS. Van Dyke lives on a ranch in nearby Cave Creek, the east lias taken up temporary residence and the camera crew flies in for two days a week from Holly- wood. Van Dyke, displaying his jut- jawed grin during rehearsal, said: "I didn't want to leave to do another series and I kept look- ing at this studio and saying, there it sits. That's how it came about." In the show, van Dyke plays Dick Preslon, the host of a I People thought we were really Phoenix television talk show. In real life, Dick was the host in talk shows in Atlanta, New Or- Jc-ar.s and New York before get- ting his first series in 1901. Dick's wife is played by Hope Lange, who won two Emmys while on The Ghost and Mrs. Muir. Van Dyke said. "If any- one had asked me two years ago if I could have done it with- out Mary Tyler Moore 1 would have said no. Danny Thomas changed wives in mid-season, but with Mary it was different. El Rancho Offers Dine Out With Us Mealtime is fun lime in our relaxed homey atmosphere and we have a varied menu thai is certain to please everyone! ENJOY OUR LUNCHEON BUFFET SMORGASBORD Every Monday to Friday! Reserve Early To Avoid Disappointment! SERVED 12 TO 2 P.M. In our licensed Dining Rooml MAYOR MAGRATH DRIVE PHONE 327-5701 I.MBIM N.D.P. New Deal for People 1C nnCI unnmnlnuarl AlUortnnc ic trnnir iinr] 111 Fllll fimnloVmETlt I I I I I unemployed Albertans is tragic ond wasteful. Full employment is possible in an expanding economy through incentive grants and public pro- jects in community development and recreation. An Alberta Development Cor- poration will create secondary industry using Alberta steel, oil, coal and pulp. In LETHBRIDGE WEST vote KLAAS BUIJERT LETHBRIDGE EAST vote DOUG POILE PINCHER CREEK vote DR. CLARENCE SMITH married." Producing a situation comedy in I he desert is a experi- ence and, clthoiiRh informal, it its own discipline. Dick said: "We quit at 4 o'clock on Fri- days ro everyone can the plane to Los Angeles. Ex- cept me. I don't gel to go home." He grinned broadly. Marty Brill, the moustachioed comedian who plays Dick's manager, maintains that the show is different from what would be turned out in Holly- wood. BEEN HAPPIER1 "We have absolute concentra- tion he said. "We're not going home down Cahuenga Boulevard, meeting all of our friends and agents and getting their opinions. If cny brass wants to pvt any pressure on us they have to come here." Dick's ranch is hidden in a valfey and he doesn't teil many people how to get there. But he docs get around plenty, explor- ing the desert for archaeological finds in his four-wheel-driven car. After quitting his first series. Dick went into the movies and appeared in nearly a dozen films, including Mary Poppins, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, The Comic, Divorce American Style and Cold Turkey. His hair is turning gray, his lean, tanned face has a few more lines, but the grin is as Infectious as ever. "Someone said life ends at Dick said. "I'm IS and I've never been happier. It seems I've been preparing all my lile 'for this." DICK VAN DYKE Changes wives j Graham Kerr i goes Cadet illness labelled flu Meet DAVID LEWIS NATIONAL NDP tEADER THURS., AUG. 26th Committee Rooms 319 5th Street Soulh Attend NDP RALLY AT THE LABOR CLUB Guest Speaker GEORGE HOME, Canadian Labor Congress 1 I I I 1 INSERTED BY THE ALBERTA NEW DEMOCRATIC PARTY H PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT CITY OF LETHBRIDGE PUBLIC SWIMMING SCHEDULE TUESDAY, AUGUST 24th to 30th, 1971 SICK POOL Tues. Aug. HOUR SWIM Public Swim Swim Public Swim Swim Wed. FOR RENOVATIONS AND REPAIRS TltL FURTHER Swim Swim Thurs. Aug. Swim Swim Fri. Swim Swim Sal. Swim Swim Sun. Swim Swim Man. Swim Public Swim Swim S'S DANCING STUDIO 1418 17th Street South Classes in: TAP ACROBATICS BATON CHARACTER MODERN JAZZ BALLET MRS. W. WICK R.A.D. (ROYAL ACADEMY OF DANCE) DAWN (HIGGINS) MAY F-or Segistralions Phone 328-5056 or 327-3208 CLASSES IN BALLET be Wednesday and Thursday Registration for all classes August 23rd fo 31st CLASSES WILL COMMENCE AUGUST 30th French MONTREAL (CP) From now on, it's Graham Kerr, le Gourmet Farfclu. "Farfelu means crazy or irre- Kerr said with a grin at a reception here to mark the debut of his Galloping Gourmet program on CBC's I French-language network. "He's so very sexy in purred Kerr's wife, TYeena, producer of the show which hcs entertained house- Belle David sues film company NEW YOI1K (Renter) Ac- tress Belte Davis sued a film company here today for :i' million, damages, claiming il j doctored a movie in which she appeared and turned it into a "tastelessly and inarfislically assembled slapstick p r o d u c- fion." The suit, against American. International Picluies Inc., al- leges fraudulent misrcpiesen-1 tation and breach of contract in connection the filrn Bunny O'Hare. I Miss Davis plays the role of a j woman wbo.se mortgage Is fore-1 closed and goes off with a I plumbing salesman turned bank robber, played by actor Ernest Borgninc. The suit claims the film corn- pan} made fraudulent misrepre- sentations to (lie actress lo in- duce her to star in a film de- signed to be a social commen- tary with humorous undcilones. But when the filming was fin- ished, she alleges, the company transformed the movie com- 1 plelcly without her consent. 1 Miss Davis, 63. claims dam- ages for. among other things, injury to her stature, prestige and prominence as a star. Mondoy, Augull 53, 1971 THE LETHBRIDGE HERAtD 7 Oddities in the JVeiw KEMAUDY LOS ANGELES (Reutcr) Actress Jean Peters, former wife of recluse multi-millionaire Hoivard Hughes, will remarry soon, a spokesman for the WAHNING CASK KNOXVILLK, Tenn. (AI'i When slate trooper Ixjnnic Trice caught Richard Weather putting up a sign warning of radar units along a highway. Weather was charged with "erecting a false sign warning motorists of radar." That couldn't he, Weather argued. The sign was not false since radar unils regularly work the highway. Tricu couldn't argue with such logic. So he did some law research: and came up with a charge of erecting a sign which imitates i official traffic-control devices or j attempts to direct traffic move- ment. That charge stuck. Weather, 19, was given a sus- pended S50 [ine in traffic court. N'EH' SUBSCRIBER ARLINGTON', Tex. (AP) The Hoot Owl, Arlington's news- pajier for children written by children, has a r.ew Nixun. Managing Editor .Joey Ed- wards, 7, ami his slEff-averapc age 11 Wasliinpton recently at the invitation of the. president, and that's when they clinched the deal. The Hoot Owl celebrates its first annivcraiy Aug. 211. Cur- rent circulation is more than 15..TOO. President Nixon first saw a copy while vacationing in the Bahamas. He was inliiRued anil invited the editors (o see the While House. The president v, as out of Washington on a trip at the time Hanged, gagged LA MINEHVE, Que. (CP) Quebec Provincial Police were investigating the death of 12- year old Daniel Gcddard of Montreal, found hanged, gagged and with his hands tied behind his back at a cottage here. La Minerve is about 100 miles northwest of MonLreal. Former spnnlor dies at HitUlnx HALIFAX (CPl Former senator J.J. Kinley of Nova Sco- tia died early today at Victoria General Hospital here, lie was IIS. Mr. Kinley, a Liberal from Luncnburg, served in the senate from April 1045. until his recent retirement June 12. He was ad- milled to hospital the next day. His family said death was due to natural causes. and aspiring chefs around j Hughes organization said here. Mjss wjjj majry Stanley Hough, 50, a 20th-Ccntu- ry-Fox film executive, (he RED DEER (CP) A mys- tery illness affecting 100 air c p d e t s at Canadian Forces Base Penhold, near Red Deer, has been diagnosed as flu. A base spokesman said the disease, wluch was first j thought to have been food poi- soning, is under control and not I serious. the world. His wisecracks and cooking tips have been dubbed into French in Montreal by Vincent Davy. "I was going to do it Ken- said as he toasted report- ers with the ever-present glass of wine, "hut tin's was a way to give a good French actor some- thing to do Ken-, whose home is in Aus- tralia, collects recipes from around the world. Today's Showtimes PARAMOUNT Short Subjects "Billy Jack" Last Complete Show PARAMOUNT CINEMA Short Subjects "Summer of M2" Last Complete Show COLLEGE CINEMA "Adam at 6 a.m." "Something for Everyone" Last Complete Show GREEN ACRES IlRIVE-lN "Odd Couple" "Love Story" One Complete Show DIETRICH DENTURE CLINIC ROSS A. HOSACK Certified Denial Mechanic National Store Bldg. Ph. 327-7214 lelhbrldg. Alberla coroner slaps m'ist of industry BARRKEAD (CPl Alberta industry is committing a "ser- ious error" in not providing more complete job training and briefings on safely, provincial coroner Dr. M. M. Cantor said at an inquest into the death of Richard Joseph Victoor, 1C, of Ban-head. A six-man jury found that Mr. Vicloor died from electro- cution when a sidehoom carry- ing a length of pipe he was guiding touched a power line. The accident occurred in the Swan Mills area, about 110 miles northwest of Edmon- ton. The jury agreed with Dr. Cantor's slalcment and recom- mended that proper life-assist equipment accompany each crew. H also suggested that an- other person assist Ihe side- boom operator to watch for j possible accidents and that i proper warning marker's be placed in areas of pre-dcLcnn- 1 ined danger. spokesman said. The time and place lor Ihe wedding have not yet been decided. Miss Peters was divorced from Hughes in Nevada earlier this year. Miss Peters, sUr of Three Coins in a Fountain, has been studying at the University of California here and there has been talk of her returning to film-making. HOSTS FESTIVAL LAGOS (AP) Nigeria will be host to the second world black festival of arts and cul- ture in 1974. Nigerian Informa- tion Minister Anthony Cnahoro told a news conference here. The first such festival, in Dakar, Senegal, in 13BS, at- tracted participants and visitors. Entertainment Every Night at p.m. Monday, Aug. 23rd thru Saturday, Aug. ?Blh Featuring: "STEAM" at the MARQUIS HOTEL Corner of 7th SI. and 4th Ave. S. FUtLY LICENSED WEIGHT WATCHERS. Meets: Tuesdays p.m. and p.m. Wednesdays p.m. ST. AUGUSTINE'S ANGLICAN CHURCH lllh STREET AND 4th AVENUE SOUTH Jhis tiny ZENITH hearing aid Zeniih's remarkable Z-70 is jusl one ol 1B quality Zenith hearing aids. One of them might be just right lor you. At no obligation, lest-near a Zenith hearing eid today. Zenith hearings aids are priced from Cj the quality poes ii PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT CITY OF LETHBRIDGE The Parks and Recreation Department Announces that the FRITZ SICK POOL WILL BE CLOSED As of the evening of TUESDAY, AUGUST 24th, 1971 For the annual renovationi The facility is expected to be re-opened approxi- mately September 15, 1971. The Henderson and Lions Pools will remoin open to the public on a limited schedule, wealher permitling. TONIGHT AND TUES. AT P.M. 2 BIG FEATURES LEISTER'S MUSIC Paramount Theatre Bldg. j LETHBRIDGE SIH----------------------------- i ______________________ I Angela Lansbury Michael York "Something for Everyone" .me basic black comedy. world dnnged lor ADULT-NOT SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN i CARDSTON Mayfair Theatre "A NEW LEAF" In color. Starring Walter Mallhau ami Elaine May. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, August 23, 24 nnd 23. Monday show at p.m. Aduit. FORT MACLEOD Empress Theatre "CHANGE OF MIND" In color. Klarrinp Ramond St. Jacques. Oliver and Janet Macl.arhlan. Mon- day. Tuesday and Wednesday. August 24 nnd 2S. Monday show at p.m. Adult Not Recommended For Children. PINCHER CREEK-Fcx Theatre VIRGIN' AND TIIK GYPSY" in color, sian-inn Joanna Shimkus and Franco Nero. Monday. Tuesday and Wednesday. AuRnsI 23, 21 and 25. Moday show at p.m. Restricted Adult. TABER Tower Theofre "THERE'S A GIRL IN MY SOUP" In coloi. SlarrinR 1'eler Sellers and Golclie llawn. Monday. Tuesday and Wednesday, 21 and 25. Monday shows al and p.m. lieslriclcd Adull. ADULT ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT thru WED. AliMacBraw-Ryan O'Heal The Year's 1 Complete Show al p.m. ALL THEATRES COMFORTABLY AIR CONDITIONED Jusl a person who protects children and other living things B3UYMCK RESTRICTED ADULT TODAY and TUESDAY AT ond P.M. RESTRICTED ADULT TODAY Thru. WED. AT nnd P.M. -CINIMA AVE ST 32791DO -w A Robert A li.-lli In creqwnes life Ilicrr5> .1 SUMMER OF '42 TECHNICOLOR" ;