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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 3, 1974, Lethbridge, Alberta oecemoer 3, Dateline Alberta GWG lays off workers EDMONTON (CP) Great Western Garments Ltd. (GWG) Monday laid off 450 employees for a week and for two days next week. The move was forced on the company by material shor- tages, a GWG spokesman said. The Edmonton firm produces denim clothing and has a production work force of about 600. The company is confident that materials will start com- ing in by next week and full production as well as employ- ment will soon resume, the spokesman said. Lifer gets extra time CALGARY (CP) A 26- year-old man sentenced to life imprisonment last week when convicted of rape was jailed an additional nine months in provincial court Monday for breaking out of the Calgary Remand Centre. Vernon Roy Craig, of Beiseker, Alta., pleaded guil- ty to a charge that he escaped from lawful custody on Nov. 22 with three others. Craig was arrested a few hours after the escape. Craig, who was sentenced to life imprisonment last Thur- sday, will start serving the nine month term if and when he is paroled on the rape con- viction. Man and wife killed EDMONTON (CP) City police said Monday James Corkhill, 70, and his wife Gertrude, 65, were the vic- tims Sunday morning in a car accident near the city's southern outskirts. Police said the Edmonton residents died after their car slammed into a power pole while travelling on the slippery highway. Several other vehicles skidded on the road at the same time. Compensation awarded EDMONTON (CP) A fractured rib and a bruised stomach won Edwin Anders of Edmonton a award from the provincial Criminal Injuries Compensa- tion Board. The board said Monday Mr. Anders was prevented by his injuries from working as a carpenter and lost in wages. Considering income tax, social assistance and un- employment insurance, the board arrived at the figure of Mr. Anders was beaten Feb. 16 this year. Charges against his alleged assailant were dis- missed in provincial court. UNITED MOTORS CO. LTD. Weather SUNRISE WEDNESDAY SUNSET H L Pre Lethbridge...... 41 34 Pincher Creek... 46 30 Medicine Hat 47 35 Edmonton 39 9 Grande Prairie 25 10 .02 Banff........... 36 21 Calgary......... 39 16 Victoria 51 39 .07 Penticton....... 43 38 Prince George 37 24 .21 Kamloops....... 45 35 Vancouver...... 51 41 .23 Saskatoon....... 30 24 Regina 29 19 Winnipeg....... 28 12 Toronto......... 36 25 .50 Ottawa......... 34 26 .83 Montreal 31 27 .48 St. John's...... 33 25 Halifax......... 47 41 .66 Charlottetown 40 34 .86 Fredericton..... 37 30 .67 Chicago 42 30 New York 49 47 .07 Miami.......... 69 50 Los Angeles..... 64 54 Las Vegas...... 60 39 Phoenix 72 40 Honolulu........ 85 65 Mexico City..... 72 43 Helsinki 39 32 Rome.......... 54 37 Paris........... 56 52 London......... 57 48 Berlin.......... 54 50 Amsterdam..... 52 46 Brussels........ 57 39 Madrid......... 57 41 Moscow 32 28 Stockholm...... 43 36 Buenos Aires 77 50 Tokyo.......... 52 41 Hong Kong...... 75 70 Singapore....... 82 75 FORECAST: Lethbridge Medicine Hat Regions Today: Cloudy periods. Highs 45 to 50. Wednesday: Cloudy. Lows near 30. Highs near 40. Calgary Regions Today: Mainly sunny. Highs 35 to 40. Tonight increasing cloudiness. Lows near 20. Wednesday: Cloudy. A few flurries during the afternoon. Highs in the mid 20s. Columbia Kootenay Regions Today and Wednes- day mostly cloudy with a few periods of snow at times mix- ed with rain. Highs today 35 to 40 Lows tonight near 30. MONTANA East of Continental Divide Partly cloudy and warmer today. Scattered snow showers west tonight and over the area Wednesday. Highs to- day 40 to 55. Lows tonight mostly 20 to 30. Highs Wednes- day 35 to 45. West of Continental Divide Becoming cloudy today with scattered snow showers by Jate afternoon. Periods of snow tonight and Wednesday. Highs both days 30 to 40. Lows tonight 20s. BEFORE YOU BUY WAIT THE 1975 AMC CARS ARE COMING And here are just a few reasons why you should wail: Frpp Hot L'rip to Arncnr.i-in Motor UNITED MOTORS CO. LTD 302 3rd Avenue South Phone 327-2805 PORTS OF ENTRY opening and closing times: Carway 9 i.m. to 6 p.m.; Chief Mountain, closed; Coutts open 24 hours; Del Bonita 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Kingsgate open 24 hours; Porthill iykerts 7 a.m. to 2 a.m.; Rooseville 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. (Times Mountain Women's rights test case back in court CALGARY (CP) A test case of women's property rights returned to court Mon- day when the former husband of Barbara Ann Fiedler appealed an Alberta Supreme Court justice's decision to award her half interest in the farm the couple acquired dur- ing marriage. Jack Major, lawyer for Herbert Alfred Fiedler, told the appellate division of Alberta Supreme Court that Mrs. Fiedler's contribution to the farm was "minimal" rather than as Mr. Justice W. K. Moore ruled in his judgment of July 11. Mr. Justice Moore awarded Mrs. Fiedler, a school teacher at Sundre, 75 miles northwest of Calgary, 50 per cent of the property rights to 1% sections of land near Castor, 120 miles northeast of Calgary. The Fiedlers, both 50, were divorced in 1971 after a 22- year marriage. They lived part of their married life at the Castor farm. VICTORY FOR WOMEN When Mr. Justice Moore's decision was delivered, Mrs. Fiedler called it "not only a victory for myself but a vie- Allowance payments increased EDMONTON (CP) Alberta parents will receive higher family allowances starting Jan. 1, Health Minister Neil Crawford'an- nounced Monday. Ottawa pays for and dis- tributes the allowances although the Alberta govern- ment determines the formula under which the money is dis- tributed. Patents of children up to age 6 will receive instead of a month; 7 to 11, from 12 to 15, from 16 and 17, from INTRODUCED TOKAY Tokay wine was introduced to the world by Hungary. tory for all Canadian women in similar situations." Mr. Major said while Mrs. Fiedler made a "substantial" contribution to the house on the farm, she did not make a "substantial" contribution to the farm operations. He cited the Murdoch and other cases in which divorced women were not awarded rights to property registered in their former husbands' names. The Supreme Court of Canada, in a majority deci- sion handed down Oct. said Irene Florence Murdoch, separated from her husband, did not have property rights to their ranch at Nanton, Alta., as she did not make a "sub- stantial" contribution to the property acquired by the Mur- dochs when they lived together. REAFFIRMS RIGHTS When Mr. Justice Moore handed down his decision, Hugh Landerkin, Mrs. Fiedler's lawyer, called it a significant chapter in Cana- dian legal history in that it reaffirmed women's property rights. "The Murdoch case might have created the impression that the door was closed to women's claims to property rights but. as Mr. Justice Aloore said, each case will be considered in its own merits." Speaking against the appeal Monday, Mr. Landerkin said the key word in contention was whether Mrs. Fiedler made a "substantial" con- tribution to all property ac- quired when the Fiedlers were married. He cited passages from Mr. Justice Moore's judgment which said Mrs. Fiedler con- tributed her teachers' income to the family and that "Mr. Fiedler holds, in trust for himself and Mrs. Fielder, all the farming lands acquired during the period of time the parties were married to each other." The appellate division reserved its decision. Both lawyers said after the hearing that the case would go to the Supreme Court of Canada, with the losing party appealing to the nation's highest court. Until the case is finally settled, Mr. Fiedler will con- tinue to operate the Castor farm. DRESS SANDALS For those Special HOLIDAY EVES In Black Patents, Black Leathers, Navy Blue, Red, Gold and Silver. Open Thurs. till 9 P.m. WORLD OF SHOES 317A Sixth Strwt South FOR SALE BY OWNER Less than 1 year old, 3 bedroom split entry, 2200 square feet, approx. 1680 sq. ft. developed baths, 2 fireplaces, developed rumpus room, carpeled throughout, carport, underground sprink- lers, landscaped, ultra large patio, large outdoor childrens area, 2 rock gardens, 20 ft. diameter out- door open pit barbecue, sun deck. Price includes draperies in living room, electric range, built in dishwasher, gas barbecue. Price mortgage at Present owner prepared to carry small 2nd mortgage. 1402 Aspen Place Phone 329-4084 or 320-4474 E OXR DOLLAR BUYS MORE (AT YOL RE SHOPPING FOR ALBERTO BALSAM COND. X Body 16 ox........................ I ALBERTO BALSAM SHAMPOO Dry. Oily. tog. 1.79 ALKA SELTZER S.R.P. 99' ANACIN 100s S.R.P. 99' ARRID EXTRA DRY Powd. life. Powd. Unit..S.R.P. BABY SCOn DIAPERS Newborn BABY SCOn DIAPERS Regular Super 10-24s 1.69 BABY SCOn PANTIES ABCD12S S.R.P. 59' BRECK SHAMPOO Dry. Normal. Oily. 15 ox.S.R.P. 1.79 CHOCKS REGULAR 100s S.R.P. 3.19 CHOCKS PLUS IRON 100s S.R.P. 3.79 CLAIROL Herbal Essence Shampoo Oily 16 01. S.R.P. 1.69 CLOSE UP Green. Red 100ml. S.R.P. 89' DETSON CR6 RADIO 39.95 S.R.P. COOL RAY SUNGLASSES Polaroid ...................Regular Retail Prices 24s S.R.P. CORICIDIN D 1.39 WESTBEND Coffee Perc 36 cup S.R.P. 19.95 CORICIDIN D MEDILETS 24s 7oz. ENO 1.19 FLASHLIGHT BATTERIES o S.R.P. FLINTSTONES PLUS IRON 100s SR.P. 3.95 S.R.P. FLINTSTONES REGULAR 3.29 FOR BRUNETTES ONLY HAIR COLOR S.R.P. 1 .6 5 GERBER DISP. NURSER BAGS S.R.P. LISTERINE ANTISEPTIC MOUTHWASH 30 01. A A S.R.P. I .Y T KOTEX SANITARY DELUXE BELTS 9 ox. GILLETTE DRY LOOK 1.39 MACLEANS TOOTHPASTE 100 ml. S.R.P. MENNEN SKIN BRACER S.R.P. 89' MISS BRECK HAIR SPRAY 801. S.R.P. NEW FREEDOM SANITARY NAPKINS S.R.P. .79 ONE-A-DAY REGULAR 100s S.R.P. 2.49 ONE-A-DAY PLUS IRON 100s S.R.P. 2.99 NOMA 25 It. OUTDOOR GLOW SET 4125 S.R.P. 7.59 PREPARATION H OINTMENT 1 01. SR.P. 1.19 PREPARATION H SUPPOSITORIES S.R.P. 1 .59 ROYALE BATHROOM TISSUE Pink. Yellow. White S.R.P. 4 roll 87'................. PREPARATION H OINTMENT 1 01. S.R.P. WHISKEY SET Diomont 7 pee. 3002169 S.R.P. 5.49 ELECTRIC KETTLE 30380 S R.P. 8.95 ELEGANTE CHOCOLATES 12 01. 1.09 12 ROLL GIFT WRAP COMBO 12P-29 S.R.P. >IO GILLETTE HOT SHAVE SYSTEM S.R.P. 9.95 HAI KARATE A.S.L. 4 01. 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Unsc. 6oz.S.R.P. VASELINE I.C. BATH BEADS 32oz. 2.29 VASELINE I.C. LOTION 18 01. 1 QC S.R.P. I .7 9 NOMA 15 It. INDOOR SPARKLE SET 2115 3.29 PAPER GIFT WRAP 5-roll 300" 5-30-300 S.R.P. .OO KODAK POCKET INSTAMATIC KIT A10RE S.R.P. 24.95 KODAK INSTAMATIC KIT A20RE OO S.R.P. VO5 HAIR SPRAY H to H. Regular 13oz. 2.29 VO 5 PH SHAMPOO Normal. Oily. Dry. WAMPOLE MULTIPLE VITAMINS ilus Iron 100s 1 1 O S.R.P. I y WAMPOLE VITAMIN C 00 mg. 500s .R.P. 1.69 PAPERMATE GIFT BOXED PENS U OFF PAPERMATE GIFT BOXED PENS Deol 9425P 1 S.R.P. 98' to U OFF PHILIPS ELECTRIC CARVING KNIFE S'.R.P. 5.88 PITT Asst. Deal SR.P. 5.88 POWERHOUSE 'A" DRILL 9.95 BRUT GIFT SET 5076 S.R.P. 3.89 GILLETTE SS DE 10s S.R.P. 1.09 BRUT GIFT SET 7411 S.R.P. 4.29 HEAD ft SHOULDERS LOTION Jar. Tube Family CHRISTMAS CARDS 56 Boxes m le, 1.29 KLEENEX FACIAL TISSUE 200s S.R.P. 65'.......... DELUXE AIR BRUSH S.R.P. LOVING CARE HAIR COLOR lot S.R.P. CRAZY CURL STEAM WAND CC200 _ f 5.R.P. I O.OO 1.49 DESERT FLOWER GIFT SET A A A S.R.P. ROMAN BRIO A.S.L. 4 01. S.R.P. 1.79 SILVER ICICLES 500 strands f r c S.R.P. 98-.................. 66 STAINLESS STEEL FLATWARE SET S.R.P. 4.88 STEAK KNIFE SET 56066 S.R.P. O.44 SUPER MAX HAIRSTYLER S.R.P. TURTLES S.R.P. 2.49 20 STAR BOWS ft 50 Ft. RIBBON S.R.P. .09 COKSUIT THE YELLOW PAGES FOR THE A.R.P. PHARMACY NEAREST YOU BOYD'S PHARMACY 1644 Mayor Magrath Drive 328-3760 LETHBRIDGE LAKEVIEW DRUGS 1017 Mayor Magrath Drive 328-5509 LETHBRIDGE STUBBS PHARMACY 1500 9 Avenue South LETHBRIDQE WESTMINSTER DRUGS 425 -13 Street North 328-7833 LETHBRIDQE CARDSTON PHARMACY P.O. Box 730 653-3042 CARDSTON NORMAN'S PHARMACY 195 Doer Park Avenue 427-4544 KIMBERLEY HIGA'S PHARMACY PINCHER CREEK 627-3195 ODDIE'S CENTRAL DRUG TABER ;