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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 5, 1974, Lethbridge, Alberta Thursday, December .5, 1974 THE LETHBRIDQE HERALD 9 Beef consumers warned about uninspected meat CALGARY (CP) Con- sumers trying to beat high beef prices by buying from un- inspected abattoirs risk food poisoning and disease, says Dr. George Summers, super- visor of the Alberta agriculture department's meat hygiene section. He said in an interview his inspectors protect consumers in only 14 of the 90 small kill- ing plants in the province. Buying outside a plant designated Class A by the meat hygiene branch, the con- sumer has no protection. "The consumer could be the victim of a bad animal, bad processing at the killing level, bad cooling, bad transport, or perhaps the home freezer isn't working properly. There is no check anywhere." Canada in enviable position EDMONTON (CP) Vic Henning, recently appointed commissioner of the northeast Alberta region, said Wednesday the Athabasca oil sands puts Canada in an en- viable position as far as energy production is concerned However, he said in a speech to the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce that oil sands development bkely will not change the fact that Canada will be a net importer of oil in the 1980s Outlining his duties as com- missioner of the region, Mr Henning said Fort McMurray already has been greatly affected by the huge projects under way or planned, with a ten fold increase in popula- tion since the Great Canadian Oil Sands plant was completed 11 years ago He said rapid development has resulted in a severe shor- tage of all amenities for the town's residents. Hous- ing and recreational facilities, he said, must be upgraded to attract skilled workers SHIPS FORBIDDEN In the 1630s, Japan forbade the building of large ocean-go- ing ships Japan now builds al most half the world's tonnage, National Geographic magazine says Under legislation passed in 1972, the meat hygiene section has authority to inspect any small meat packing plants which do not have federal inspection and can meet "minimum standards of construction and maximum standards of sanitation." Few plants came close to those standards in 1972 so few have been inspected TAKES TIME "It takes time to rake up the money for building im- provements and new said Dr. Summers "I expect a number of them to come into our program in its third and fourth year." Ed Bristow, regional specialist for the provincial dairy branch, predicted that within five years no animals would be slaughtered without inspection in Alberta plants. Dr Summers said small abattoirs gain a major advan- tage by meeting standards set by the Alberta meat hygiene branch if their carcasses are inspected by the province, the federal government will grade the meat This means a local man can bid on institutional contracts, such as for hospitals, which demand grading As low Natural Looking Everlasting m Christmas Six Foot Soft Needle NOELTree Full, graceful branches, 73 tips. This natural colour, everlasting Canadian fir is easily assembled, stores compactly. SPECIAL' CHRISTMAS SPECIAL! Floodlight Outdoor safety socket, built-in outlet, ground spike, mounting bracket. 6 ft. cord. Clear bulb included. FLOODLIGHT KIT WITH COLOURED BULB. 20 Lite Mini Lite Set Tiny bulbs sparkle in jewel like colours to brighten your holiday season. Independently burning push-in bulbs. CHRISTMAS SPECIAL) 15 Lite Indoor Set Sparkling indoor lights, individual bulbs in assorted colours. Compare our price. 25 LITE OUTDOOR SPARKLE SET. Assorted colours. Eavestrough clips included. Hoyt's Hardware 606-608 3rd Ave. S., Lethbridge, Phone 327-5767 Hoyt's Pro Hardwire Westminster Shopping Plaza, Rhone 328-4441 StOM's Pro Hirdwire Raymond SpMMff Pro Hardwire Taber Martins Pro Hardware Cardston Turin's Pro Hardware Coaldale Sitfltliir's Pro Hardware Blairmore BRAND NEW 75's-DEMOS -USED CARS-TRUCKS EVERYTHMG MUST 60 DURING THE GREAT DUNLOP FORD STOCK NO 1923 1975 FORD F350 1 TON WITH DUALS 161 wb 10000 GVW 360 V 8 4 speed PS 750x16 tires 4 grips aux rear springs Knit vinyl seat Dual Western mirrors Suitable for 12 ft van or box Reg retail 5957 20 SAVE HUNDREDS We must reduce our inventory before Year End and to do are offering MAXIMUM DISCOUNTS on everthing we have in Come in this week and drive home a bargain. it we stock. STOCK NO 1907 1975 FORD F2SO CREW- CAB 4 WHEEL DRIVE 360 V8 automatic trans power steering power brakes 7100 GVW block heater knit vinyl seats 750x16 tires 5 grips Aux rear springs 3800 front axle Positraction rear axle 2 units in stock Reg retail 9089 00 SAVE HUNDREDS STOCK NO 57 1975 FORD LTD LANDAU 4 DOOR PILLAR HARDTOP Ermine white in color with white vinyl roof 460 V8 auto p s p b JR radial tires convenience group stereo radio and tape player, automatic air con- ditioner, speed control fender skirts power seats and windows Landau group reg retail 9804 50 SAVE HUNDREDS STOCK NO 1956 1975 THUNDERBERD SILVER LUXURY PACKAGE Silver m color with silver vinyl roof, 460 V8 engine, PS, P B, radial tires, light group, radio, electric defrost auto air conditioning, tilt wheel, wire wheel covers, convenience group, power seat, turnpike group Reg retail 10 STOCK NO 46 1975 FORD LTD 4 DR. PILLAR HARDTOP Silver with blue vinyl roof 400 2V automatic power steering power brakes air conditioning radial tires power door locks speed control aux fuel tank tilt wheel radio rear de fogger Reg retail 7566 80 SAVE HUNDREDS STOCK NO 1986 1975 MUSTANG 2 DOOR hardtop Brite red in color, 302 V8, auto trans power steering, power brakes radial tires, hd battery, radio, bodyside mdg leather wrapped steering wheel, console Reg retail 5635 80 STOCK NO 10 1975 FORD LTD BROUGHAM 2 DR. HARDTOP Silver blue glow and blue vinyl roof Ouraweave vinyl interior Split bench seat 400 2V auto trans p s p b radio and speakers speed control auto air conditioning tinted glass Radial tires Reg retail 8040 20 SAVE HUNDREDS STOCK NO 1935 1975 MAVERICK 2 DR. SEDAN Orange in color 250 six cyl auto trans, radial WSW tires wheel covers deluxe mtenor Reg retail 4488 90 SAVE HUNDREDS STOCK NO 1_979 1975 MAVERICK GRABBER 2 DR. 302 V8 auto trans bucket seats black vinyl roof yellow in color radio DR70 radial tires PS P B Reg retail 531090 SAVE HUNDREDS STOCK NO 79 1975 LTD COUNTRY SQUIRE 6 PASS. Pastel yellow 460 V8 auto trans p s p b roof rack auto air conditioning speed control tinted glass LR78x15 radial tires Low mileage demo Reg 8545 50 NOW STOCK NO 1905 1975 FORD LTD WAGON Demo silver blue in color 400 2V auto p s p b radio tinted glass electric defrost luggage rack JR78 radial tires wheel covers Reg retail 731500 STOCK NO 1937 1975 FORD LTD LANDAU 4 DR. PILLAR HARDTOP Demo silver blue with blue vinyl roof 460 V8 auto trans p s p b radio stereo tape auto air condition ing power windows seats split bench seat Fender skirts radial tires Reg retail 00 Now" ON THE SPOT FINANCING AVAILABLE! STOCK NO 128 1974 ECONOLINE CUSTOM CLUB 12 PASSENGER WAGON 302 V8 automatic power steer- ing power brakes deluxe tu- tone brown white aux heater custom trim Reg retail 7007 80 SAVE HUNDREDS STOCK NO 77 1974 ECONOLINE CARGO VAN LONG WHEEL BASE 302 V8 auto trans power steering pass seat rear door glass side door glass 6tOx15 tires par brakes Sliding cargo door white in color Reg retail 5445 40 SAVE HUNDREDS STOCK NO 1922 1974 WT 9000 152" WB TRACTOR PACKAGE TANDEM 38000 rear axle 13 speed road ranger trans 318 Detroit diesel power steering GCW 65 000 alum walking beams steel sleep- er white in color 5th wheel installed Ready to go SAVE HUNDREDS STOCK NO 106 1975 FORD F100 CUSTOM PICKUP 360 V8 automatic trans power steering power brakes 5100 GVW radio swing lok mir rors rear bumper Bahama Blue in color Reg 5666 70 SAVE HUNDREDS STOCK NO 134 1975 FORD F250 PICKUP 4x4 360 V8 4 speed trans traction lock rear axle custom decor group 750x160 tires 5 grips rear step bumper extra cooling radio aux rear springs 3500 Ib front axle Reg retail 7701 70 SAVE HUNDREDS STOCK NO 133 1974 WHEEL BASE CARGO VAN 6 cyl automatic power steer- ing pass seat rear door glass slide door glass sliding cargo door Req retail 5155 10 SAVE HUNDREDS STOCK NO 92 1974 COURIER Brand new Helious Green 1800 cc engine 4 speed trans 600 x14 tires Reg retail 3470 00 SAVE HUNDREDS SALE HOURS: Thin., Fri. 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Sit., 8 I.B1.-5 p.m. DUN LOP FORD Coiw 16th Avi. A Mayor Drivi Phone 328-8861 ;