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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 5, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta Salurdoy, Docflmbnr 5, 1970 THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD FRANDSEN WAS SUCCESSFUL-Larry Frandsen of Medicine Hat, delivering his rock, emerged with a victory over Lloyd Wooley of Calgary in the opening round of the 15th annual Rainbow bonspiel which got under way Friday after- noon at the Lethbridge Curling Club. Action in the three- day event continued all day today and will wind up Sunday afternoon. Favorites win first games No surprises as Rainbow starts Things went pretty well ac- cording to script In the open- ing two draws of the 15th an- nual Lethbridge Rainbow Bonspiel. The three-day event opened at the Lethbridge Curling Club Friday with two draws and continued all day today with action set to conclude Sunday with the finals set for two o'clock. While the Balnbow got under way with 32 rinks seeking top money in two events a 16-rink senior competition got under way as well Friday afternoon. The Half-Century bonspiel, for curlers 50-years of age and over, will also end Sunday with draws throughout the day to- day. In Friday's first draw Le3 Rowland of Calgary nipped Lyle Davis of Lethbridge leav- ing only Larry Lawrence the lone member of the host club alive after the four o'clock draw. Lawrence took the mea- sure of Reg Saunders of Taber. Visiting rinks dominated the show the rest of the way in the first draw as Hod Carmichael of Fernie downed Lou Schnie- der of Calgary, Terry Lyon of P i n c h e r Creak bested Lloyd Kanewischer of Lethbridge, Gil Schmaltz of Calgary upended Harvey Bourassa of Fort Mac- leod while Rick Dunsmore of the Cowtown trimmed Jack Gorrie of Lethbridge. Brace Stewart, and his mates wilh their push brooms, dump- ed Wayne Peterson of Leth- bridge. Stewart, one of the pre- bonspiel favorites, is from Cal- gary. In the other first draw encounter Bill Haysom of Medicine Hat downed Hay Tull of Calgary. A great deal of the attention in the second draw was focused on the Ron Northcott-Norm Dalsto game. Northcott, of Cal- gary, is a five-time Alberta champion and a former Rain- bow winner while Dalsto was on three Alberta cham- pionship rinks in the 1950's. Northcott prevailed over a stubborn Dalsto to once again lead the way for visiting rinks Mann missing from finals EDMONTON (CP) For the first time in the seven-year history of the Canadian open car bonspiel, Merv Mann of Saskatoon miss the final. The too-time winner of the curling tournament was elim- inated from the playoffs Fri- day night when Gil Myler of Edmonton upset him 8-7 in a tense duel. Also capturing their games in the B event were Doug Wankel of Elbow, Sask., Bob Pickering of Milestone, Sask. and Glen Pierce of Burnaby, B.C. Wankel trimmed Tom Bahni- uk of Edmonton 10-5 while Pickering squeezed past Bob Dudar of Winnipeg 9-8 and Pierce gained an 8-5 victory over Bill McCallum of Edmon- ton. All Friday night losers were eliminated from the 'spiel. Earlier Friday, Ron Anton and Doug Dobry, both of Ed- monton, Hector Gervais of St. Albert, Alta. and Harold Worth of Delisle, Sask. moved into the tours of the A event. Meanwhile Canadian w en's champion Dorenda Schoen- hals of Saskatoon clung to her last life in the Tournament of Pearls Friday night by trim- ming Elsie Holmes of Edmon- ton 9-1. In other C event games, Al- berta champion Betty Cole of Edmonton turned back Headie Manley of Edmonton 7-6 in gy. extra Lou Logan of Re- gina won 8-5 over Gladys Os- borne of Edmonton and Sarah Vaage of Edmonton defeated Joyce Christenson of Edmon- ton 9-3. Exhibition in Taber Kings at home Lethbridge Sugar Kings will be out to narrow the gap be- :ween themselves and Calgary Mount Royal College Cougars the Alberta Junior Hockey League this weekend. Meanwhile in Taber the Cal- gary Centennials meet Hegina DUNLOP FORD APPOINTMENT! MR. PETER GATNER Mr, Lyndon Foster, General Guies Manager Is pleased to announce that Mr. Peter Gatner has joined their sales staff. He 7, :n AJ. berta haying 18 years tales ex- perience. A member of tho Elks and Miners Clubs, Pete takes this opportunity to wel- come his many friends and ac- quaintances to see him for their every motoring need. Pete is a married man witb 7 children ond o resident of tethbridge. Pals !n a Western Canada Hockey League exhibition counter at nine o'clock tonight. Kings play host to Edmonton Movers tonight at and then meet the Red Deer Rus- tlers Sunday at two. Both games are in the Arena. Kings stopped the Rus- tlers twice last weekend in the battle for second spot and coach John Chapman feels his club can do it again. The locals are four points back of the Cougars and the Calgary club has games in hand. The Cougars meet the Rustlers tonight while Sunday they host the Movers. In the the Ponoka Stampeders "play host to Edmonton Maple Leafs tonight. Sugar Kings are back at full strength with the return of Lanny MacDonald and Alex Kogler. Tho two forwards play- ed a number of games with the Calgary Centennials. x f'< [i I i i 1718 3rd AVENUE S, PHONE 378-5576 HAS BACK INJURY DETROIT (AP) Veteran Red Wing defenceman Dale Rolfc, who suffered nh a c ii t e muscle spasm in his back dur- ing Thursday's hockey game with Los Angeles, will miss to- night's game in St. Louis, the Red Wings said Friday, Two host club rinks managed wins in the second draw as Wayne McLennan downed Don Pottinger of Calgary and Enso Baceda defeated Quado Haller of Golden Prairie. Larry Frandsen of Medicine Hat, always a tough Rainbow competitor, bested Lloyd Wooley of Calgary while Geoff Cooke, formerly with the Leth- bridge Curling Club and now in Kamloops, edged Fred Kalicum of Lethbridge. In other games in the second round Bud Gamelin of Leth- bridge lost to BiH Clark of Cal- gary, Ray Forsythe of Calgary downed Ken George of Pinchcr Creek, and Don Garrett of the Ccwtown trimmed Pat Shim- bashi of Taber. In the seniors Jordan bested Allen, Cliff Forry of Lethbridge won out ovsr Lyle Lebbert of Calgary, Nick Wolfe of the host club downed Aubrey Gore of Milo, Earl O'Donnell stopped Norm Hacking of Lethbridge, Gross downed Jim O'Donnell and Sloan downed Garth Rudd. World Series game at night? Senators left holding LOS ANGELES (AP) The dealers have folded their hands at baseball's winter meetings leaving Boston Red Sox am Baltimore Orioles holding the blue chips and Washington's fin ancially strapped Senators hold ing the bag. Trades sending shortstop Luis Aparicio to the Ited Sox and pitchers Pat Dobson and Tom Dukes to the world champion Orioles stood out among the 13 deals made at the major l level before Friday's conclusion of the week-long meetings. While his American League East rivals moved to strengthen themselves for the 1971 season, Washington owner Bob Short, deeply in debt, failed in a bid to unload top talent for the needed cash. On the administrative side, commissioner Bowie Kuhn said Friday that World Series games might be played for the first time at night next year because of their television appeal. We have suggested night World Series games to the net- work he said, "and they are intrigued by it. "Last summer's all-star game {played at night) was the big- gest prime-tune spoils show in television history." PUT KNOWLES ON' JIARKET Short, who had picked up con- troversial stars Denny McLain and Glut Flood in earlier deals, offered to peddle Darold Knowles, one of the league's best relief pitchers, for He also is reported to have placed a 51 million price tag on slugger Frank Howard. But there were no takers, and the financial plight of the Wash- on franchise continued to concern other AL officials as they headed for home after the meetings ended. 'Short's problem was dis- cussed, informally, not offi- AL president Joe Cronin said Friday. "We'll keep in con- tact with him, of course, but he hasn't asked the league for any money." The Red Sox broke up their 1970 infield to land Aparicio, a 36-year-old veteran who baited a career-high .316 for Chicago White Sox last season. They sent second baseman Mike An- drews and young shortstop Luis Alvarado to the Wlu'te Sox, who acquired nine players in four deals during the meetings. "Getting Aparicio is going to make Boston that much ;ougher, but all the other clubs in our division have strength- ined themselves, said Earl Weaver, whose Orioles added another potential 20-game winner when they got Dobson in 4-for-2 swap with San Diego Padres. WON 14 LAST SEASON Dobson was 14-15 for the Na- ional League West tailenders ast year. The Orioles also re- ceived reliever Tom Dukes from the Padres in return for litchers Tom Phoebus, Fred 3eene and Al Severinsen and shortstop Enzo Hernandez. California Angels picked up centre Ken Berry from the White Sox and Pittsburgh Pir- ates obtained pitcher Bob John- son from Kansas City Royals in other multi-player trades. After Friday's closing joint meeting of the two leagues, commissioner Kuhn said he has approved the Chicago Cubs' widely-criticized deal that re- turned 47-year-old reliever Hoyt Wilhelm to Atlanta Braves less than 2Vz months after the Braves sold him to Chicago dur- ing the NL East stretch race. It had been suggested that the original deal amounted to a lend-lease gambit which dam- aged the game's image. "1 am satisfied there was no impropriety in the deal as it was said Kuhn, adding that he had spoken to both clubs since Monday's return swap. All goals came in third period Flyers By THE CANADIAN PRESS Philadelphia Flyers spent most of last season fighting for second place in the National Hockey League's West Division, burned themselves out and dropped right cut of the playoff picture by losing their last six games of the schedule. This year the Flyers have been hard-pressed much of the season to keep abreast of the pacesetters but their position improved Friday night as they did all their scoring in the third period en route to a 4-0 shutout of California Golden Seals. It was only the second road win of the season for the fourth-place Flyers who moved lo within one point of Minnesota North Stars and five points ehead of fifth-place Pittsburgh Penguins. Philadelphia's Bemie Parent and Gary Smith of California were locked in a goallenders' duel until the last period. GOAL BREAKS TIE Serge Bernier's 10th goal of the season at of the final period broke the ice and the Flyers had it their own way until the end of the game. They added three more goals in the next eight minutes and directed 12 shots at Smith' in the third period while limiting Call- Gaudaiir to look into Deiison case TORONTO (CP) Jake Gau- daur, Canadian Football League commissioner, said today he will investigate the disputed of halfback Moses Den- son from. Ottawa Rough Riders' negotiation list to Montreal Al- ouettes. Gaudaur said he received a ormal request today from the Jttawa club and "we will look into the matter." "But beyond that, I wouldn't care to comment on the ssid Gaudaur. David Loeb, the Ottawa club owner, has said he may sue for- ner manager Red O'Quinn for laving "stole" Denson by tak- ng the player off the Ottawa ist and putting him on the Montreal list just before O'Quinn moved to the Als. O'Quinn, now Als general manager, has admitted trans- ering Denson but he was uoted in a story from Ottawa Vednesday as saying he did so it the request of the Ottawa caching staff. forma skaters to three and mak ing it that much easier for Par ent to register his second shut out of the season before fans. Boston Bruins are at Montreal against the Canadiens tonight while Toronto Maple Leafs en- tertain New York Rangers, De- troit Red Wings will be without Palmer having trouble CORAL SPRINGS, Fia. (AP) They're starting to bury Ar nold "It happens this time every Palmer said Friday "But I have no thought of quit- ting. "I still enjoy playing. I wil continue to play. And I'll win again, too." Palmer, who has yet to win an individual title this year, made the tight-lipped commeni after taking a disappointing 70 in the second round of the Coral Springs open goll tournament He just made the cut for the final two rounds with a 36-hole total of 142, par for the Ccral Springs Country Club course. While Palmer continued to have his troubles, a couple ol the more obscure young players on the pro tour leaped into dom- inant positions. MATCHES COURSE RECORD Jerry McGee, 27, stormed into a two-stroke lead going into to- day's third round with a 67 for 133. And gangling Bill Garretl matched the course record at 64 and moved into a share of sec- ond. He was tied at 133 with Lee Trevino, Gardner Dickinson and Jack Montgomery. All had sec- ond round 67s. J. C. Snead, with another 67, and Bob Goalby, winner of last week's Heritage Classic who had a 65, followed at 136. Winnipeg's Wilf Homenuik. who shared the lead with a 67 Thursday, ballooned to a 71 for 138 and was the only one of four Canadians to survive the cut. Toronto's Gary Bowerman lad a 71 for a 145 total, while Bill Wright Jr. of Edmonton was in at 77 and 147 for the two rounds, one stroke fewer than Ben Kern of Toronto who fin- ished with a 72 and 148 total. 1968 INTERNATIONAL 1500 ond cab, 2 speed 0 tires (n axle. A new beautiful PRICED AT ONLY 2850 V8 engine, 3 speed transmission, overdrive, new painl. these great 1953 FORD RANGER used true bargains. M PRICED AT ONLY 2295 Hi Value ims 1966 INTERNATIONAL TRAVEtALL V8 engine, 3 speed transmission, new paint. A "REAL" BUY AT 800 1970 TOYOTA 1900 4 speed transmission, only milej. A PREMIUM UNIT PRICED AT ONLY 1969 OLDSMOBILE VISTA CRUISER Automatic transmission, power iteering, power brakes, excellent condition. PRICED AT ONLY 1967 INTERNATIONAL 1 I UM UNIT 2385 J I nt condition. M 2795 J I JL.B.JL4A injured defenceman Dale Rolfo when go against the Blues in St. Louis, Vancouver Canucks are at Pittsburgh Penguins, Chi- cago Black Hawks visit Minne- sota North Stars and Philadel- phia moves on to Los Angeles against the Kings. Sunday night the Leafs are In Chicago, Vancouver at New York. Pittsburgh at Boston, St. Louis at Detroit and Buffalo Sabres are at home to Minne- sota. PHILADELPHIA CALIFORNIA 0 First Period No scoring, Penal- ties Jarrelt Morrison Jarrett W. Hillman Second Period No scoring. Pen- alties E. Hickc Vadnais, Lc- suk Pelers Third Period 1. Philadelphia, Ber- nier 10 (J. Johnson, Lesuk) 2. Philadelphia, Dornhoefer 4 (Kelly, Clarke) 3. Philadelphia, Lesuk 3 IBernier, L. Hillman) A. Phil- adelphia, Kelly 3 (Dornhoefer, Clarke) Penalties Vadnais Heis- kala Watson Dornhoefer E. Hicke double minor Shots on goal by Philadelphia .........13 7 California 8 11 i-22 by GARY KIRK KIRK'S TIRE SALES LTD. 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