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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 8, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta HIGHLIGHTS! WEDNESDAY MOV1K MYSTERY; "Black (i p.m., Ch. 7. An amnesia victim discovers that his wife and best friend arc trying to murder him. SPOUT: Pro Iluckry, (i p.m., Ch. III. The Detroit Red Wings meet the Canadians in Montreal. DOCUMKNTAHY: This Land, 8 p.m., Ch. 7. The story of Newfoundland's resettled fishermen, who each summer return to (he cutporls and resume their former way of life. DOCUMENTAKY: The Tenth Decade, p.m., I'll. 7. Scandals plague the reigning Liberals and the opposing Con- servative Party. This is the sixth in an eight-part series. MOVIE COMEDY: "Tiger Makes 9 p.m., Ch. 13. A funny movie of a lonely, frustrated mailman living in Greenwich Village, .who turns into a "tiger" in one easy French lesson. DliAMA SPECIAL: "Talking To a 10 p.m., Ch. 7. The third play in this series re-examines the fam- ily's dissolution as experienced by the father, who avoids crises by retreating into the past. MOVIE MUSICAL: p.m., Ch. 7. A big, splashy version of the stage success based on the memoirs of slripteaser Gypsy Rose Lee. THURSDAY MOVIE COMEDY: "Happy Is (he 1 p.m., Cli. 7. The path to the altar for a young couple is filled with cala- mities and they almost never make it down the aisle. MOVIE SCIENCE FICTION: "Crack In the 1 p.m., Ch. Ki. An underground A-bomb blast causes earth- quakes that threaten to deslroy the planet. CfSgranri' art lilted by the radio and Iclevijion ''jtollodi. in it diie; cnongM by the bnd Ii not tlie reiponlfbility jtho Herald or trifiiblei Sipply. CHEC WEDNESDAY THURSDAY Beryl Clark Jim Shearer a-00 Hngland BM5 Checiine Jack Ncwfeld Leo Dow CJOC Tola! Inl John OMv Beryl da CHEC FM News Hourly Wthr. Half Hour WON, THRU SAT. Don (YiccfVlaMcr Concerts [Bab Don Don Hc-drr Sign-Off CBR Radio 1010 Calgary WEDNESDAY NIGHT Alberta Concerts THURSDAY World at Six News iVcrlcl As It Happens Vancouver Chamber 9J00 world at 9 8-03 Concern Arts This Country Between Ourselves Orchestra Rsdio Noon News, sports, Five Niglits a Jazz Track World at 6 314 llth St. S. Ph. 327-2007 or 327-2396 PRESENTS THE ASTRO "GRIP STAR 550" TRUCK TIRE Full size, w i d e flat rugged tread de- sign. New tread rubber coni- pounds re- u 1 t in greater _______ tread life. Heavy duty nylon cord con- struction resists impact and blowouts. Size Ply ASTRO PRICE 670x15 6 TU 650x16 6 TU 8.00x16.58 TU Size 670x15 700x15 650x16 700x16 750x16 700xl7 750x17 750x17 700x13 700x20 750x20 825x20 900x20 1000x20 6 6 6 6 ASTRO PRICE 31.20 37.62 33.SO 37.80 47.88 49.71 53.44 57.89 54.60 64.50 68.66 79.60 94.64 119.80 CJOC-TV Channel 7 (Cablcvision Ch. 6) WEDNESDAY NIGHT No Truth or Teloprcbe Movie: Blnck Widow This Lrinrj 6-30 No, Over Her 7 n Movie: Gyp-sy (tl THURSDAY E.J5 F-arrn and Cily Today Romper Room Mr. Drosiup fnnndinn Schools F-ricnclly Gi.inl Cher Helen-- Sesame AAitJny Movie: Happy the Bride CFCN-TV telhbriclgo Channel 13 (Cablevision Ch. 4) WEDNESDAY NIGHT THURSDAY Pierre Roilon S-rin Clintclnnnc Tlmurjllt for D.IV ll-tn Mnrth M.lnfn Nrvvs News NHL DMr Montreal (r) Docinr in the M.-.vlr.; T icier M.ikL-i News (c) News Pendulum DnvitJ un of r Switched Boat Ihs Clock Dick Dyke .1-30 BuLksliot FlrnlMnnM (c) KRTV Great Falls Channel 3 (Cablevision Ch. 9) WEDNESDAY NIGHT I h 1 The O A 7-00 Mnlirnl t Mfinntx I Ciirol Ncwb Inninht Show THURSDAY Our Wcrld S.ilulL- Afjrritj'ti KFBB-TV Great Falls Channel 5 (Cablevision Ch. 11) WEDNESDAY NIGHT Nrv.'IVWdl Giimo New, (..iplnin K.inij.iroo Mows R-ori Oid-ili's Pliico St'crel Storm Hmnii 'in flJil Jflrk Lnt nnnft QM Life 7-00 [Irv.'ilrhpM Audrey (c) Our Lives (d VnS TlTrT'nn'T'ScI S'v sKlflrVs Workl Whrre Ihe-Hcnrt Is .iljj Mnn Ulfi Cily Nows Girl Nras ,0.M tlc.vildml lO'.M IriiKur.iW Vnn New, I Long road for musician SHERBROOKE, Quo. (CP) Jerry Jlobitaille decided mare than ii year Ego to quit his job at a Sherbrookc laun- dry and turn his country and western band, the Cajun Country Cicnllcmen, into a full-time group. .lorry's licss, a country and western fan himself, gave him his blessing and said the old jnli available if the music did not work out. The offer meant a lol at the time; now it is the farthest thing from Jerry's mind. His band features a female .singer, Jo-Anne More a u 11, who come' on like Tammy Wynelte without the big studio polish. It has engagements ill over Quebec and the audience is growing. The group has already made the trek to Nashville, Ihe mccca of all country and western singers. It cut two al- bums there, one in English, the other in French. Both sold well. A single the group made also did well. It has been a long road for Jerry, a 28-year-old musician who has been playing musical instruments for as long as ho can remember. His dad taught him the rudi- ments of fiddling and guitar picking. Afterwards he learned to play the banjo and steel guitar as a member of a local band which became the Cajun Country Gentlemen. TIIISY'HB BILINGUAL Like most country and wesl- ern musicians, Hie beer and dance halls are the stamping grounds of the group. Its records fill jukeboxes in small cilies and towns. Jerry and Jo-Anne are ex- ceptions for Quebec country musicians because they can sing in English and French. Most work exclusively in French. The success of the Cajun Country Gents is due in large part to their position in the new wave of Quebec country groups. Country music has always wolf so bad VANCOUVER (CP) The big bad wolf of fable and fairy tale is really a rather likable creature w i I h surprisingly human characteristics, says a men who has been sludying the long-toothed beasts for the last six years. Gordon Haber says his studies of the patterns of so- cial relationships among wolf packs in Mount McKinley Na- tional Park in Alaska have s h o w n the much-maligned beasts are in reality a playful, frolicsome lot who delight in wolfing around. "Wolves are the most play- ful, the most socially co-oper- ative of all the social verte- brates." he says. "Through play they mam- lain a close group familiarity, an essential ingredient in bringing down prey together." Haber described a scene he witnessed last October in which a wolf pack roulcd a grizzly bear out of deep sleep to take turns in a game of after bear, bear after wolves. When they tired of the gsmc, they resumed their trek, with the bear following in their footsteps. Eventually, the bear went home. TRACKED BY PLANE Haber did (be major part of his tracking from a light ski- equipped plane. The wolves climb 6.000-foot peaks and range through 650 square miles of lundra every few weeks in the winter. He says every pack lias a highly organized society and a clear-cut hierarchy of domi- nant and submissive mem- bers. The alpha, or head male, delegates routine chores to his second-in-com- mand, saving himself the more crucial tasks of captur- ing prey and mating. When wolves do attack their prey, says Haber, their strat- egy bears a close resem- blance to the classic western- movie sequence. First, they fan out in a line, often on high ground. Then tile second-in-command gives the signal and they go charg- ing down, barking and howl- ing in an attempt to panic their prey, which frequently outweighs a wolf 10-1. But if the cari- bou or healthy and stands its ground, the wolves give up within a matter of minutes. "There is a lot of nonsense about how readily wolves kill says Haber. "Yet it's actually pretty dif- ficult for them to catch any- thing." Almost any animal can out- run them, including sheep and caribou. A record tourists mostly Ber- muda in August, the tourist de- partment said. PUBLIC BINGO 1251 3rd Avenue South EVERY THURSDAY 8 p.m. 16 GAMES JACKPOT IN 53 NUMBERS 2nd BONUS JACKPOT IN 48 NUMBERS 2 Turkey Bingos every Thursday until New Years NO ONE UNDER 16 YEARS ALLOWED! PUBLIC-UPSTAIRS ELKS AND GUESTS DOWNSTAIRS ENTERTAINMENT for ELKS and GUESTS in CLUB ROOMS THURSDAY-DEC. 9-MOONGLOWS FRIDAY-DEC. 10-BRIDGE BRASS SATURDAY-DEC. 11-MOONGLOWS been part ot Quebec, coming with the settlers who emi- grated from rural Brittany to New France. Their music was played on a fiddle and its measured cadence was akin to square-dance music. As generations passed, its tempo increased and Ihe lyr- ics evolved and become more loosely interpreted. The dci'elopmenl of Nash- ville produced both pond and had effect on il. The k'a and gfiilar norih ;nd were quickly adopted, bill some of Nashville's crasser aspects also were adopied. The new wave of Quebec country singers has changed all this, blending the best of Nashville and their own tradi- tional music to produce the unique sound of Quebccois country music. Quebec country singers do not really make (he big time because there are just so many places m North Amer- ica w here you can sell French-language record s, especially with the regional- ized style of Quebec. But they are popular in their home ground and sing- ers such as Jerry Kobitaille and Jo-Anne MorcauH. be- raise they arc bilingual, al- ways have Ihe potential lo break into Ihe English-lan- guage market. Meanwhile, they are happy playing the music they love and nurturing a tradition thai is at once universal and all their own. Film seized at Winnipeg WINNIPEG (CP) The Ste- wardesses, a movie about the off duty sexual aclivilics of flight attendants, had another forced landing Tuesday as city police morality officers seized film from the downlown Metropolitan Theatre. A .spokesman said the film was on orders from At- torney General A. 11. Mack- lini. The spokesman said the Hie- jt'.rc1 company, lUelropolit a n Theatre Winnipeg Ltd.. and the th'jalro manager will he charg- ed under obscenity sections of the Criminal Code of Canada. Last week, morality officers took possession of thn film in Saskatoon and charges are to hi; laid. December 8, 1971 THE LETHBRIDGE HERAtD rides fence lone operators WASHINGTON (AP The United States announced Tues- day its decision to channel all further peacemaking efforts in the India-Pakislan war through the United Nations General As- sembly. The decision was announced by siate department Charles W. Bray in underscor- ing U.S. determination to're- main neutral find not become directly involved in the conflict. Bray reviewed what be termed intensive diplomatic ef- forts by the United States through direct talks with the leaders of India and Pakistan to avoid the hostilities by a cease- fire and general withdrawal of forces. Bray said President Nixon had intervened directly with Prime Minister Indira Gandhi and President Yahya Khan of Pakistan. "I don't know how it will have been possible for the United States with only marginal influ- ence lo have done more to head off the situation that now ob- Bray said. The United Slates objective at the United Nations will be lo seek a resolution that contains provisions for a ceasefire and a general withdrawal of the op- jwsing forces, Bray said. CHANTED LOANS BAHRI1EAD, Alia. (CP) Provincial loans have been granted lo "How eonstrurlion of a slock feed plant at this northwestern Alberta lown, 55 miles northwest of Edmon- ton. The plant, which is sched- uled for completion in mid- March, will .specialize in feed supplements and pro-mixes. Witie, liquor bolllc rel'mul considered VICTORIA (CP) British Columbia's liquor industry is considering a depot system for refolds on wine and liquor bot- tles, says Conservation Minis- ter Ken Kiernan. The minister was comment- ing on whether B.C. would fol- low Alberta's recently-an- nounced legislation lo make re- fund deposits mandatory on wine and liquor containers as an anli-littcr measure. The minister said it is "pref- erable" that industry police it- self. It would require an amendment lo the B.C. litter act to make refunds manda- tory for nine and liquor con- tamers. Such refunds now are required on soft drink and bee- containers. Mr. Kiernan said he has not decided whether to bring the containers under the act should the industry not set up its own refund system. okay pact TORONTO (CP) Bell Can- j acla telephone operators have I voted ovcnvhclmingly to ratify a new contract agreement with the company that will give top- rated employees a weekly wage by October, 1972. Mary Lennox, president of the Traffic Employees Association, bargaining agent for Uie opera- tors, said 7G jKjr cent of the as- sociation's members Cufit ballots in the ratification vote. ?he said 90.3 per cent voted in favor of the contract. A settlement was reached Nov. 23 after the intervention of (ederal Labor Minister Bryce Mackascy. Telephone operators, who comprise the vast, majority of association members, bad held walkouts in several areas in On- tario and Quebec. MINI-BELLS ORDERED LONDON (CP) The world famous Whitchapel bell foundry, which produced the original Lib- erty Bell for Philadelphia State House in 1752 and bells for the Big Ben clock tower at. West- minster, has won a order lo provide miniature Liberty Bell models for custom- ers in the United States. DIETRICH DENTURE CLINIC ROSS A. HOSACK Certified Denial Mechanic National Store Bldg. Ph. 327-7244 Lelhbridge Starts Tomorrow at p.m. MOVES 10 PARAMOUNT CINEMA THUR5. THRU SAT. ADULT COLLEGE Tonife tmd Thurs. Last Complete Show p.m. CONSIDER THE COMBINATION 1 YEAK'S I BEST Cap RESTRICTED ADULT Alice A FPIrJKOVlCH PRODUCTION mm infirin Milllliilll IMlltfllUin rumor AtafaytardBw COLOl'O II3UI1 11 From Columbia MAJOR EXPORT Canadian minerals and their fabricated products account for more than 40 per cent of Can- ada's total commodity exports. LIVE ENTERTAINMENT Thursday, Friday and Saturday Nights from 8 p.m. to 12 midnight FEATURING "THE LINEMEN" AT THE DALLAS TAVERN 312 Sth STREET SOUTH FULLY LICENSED PARAMOUNT Short Subjects "The Organization" Last Complete Show PARAMOUNT CINEMA Short Subjects :'Play Misty for Me'' Last Complete Show COUJ5GK CINEMA "Bob and Carol, Ted and Alice" "Cactus Flower" Last Complete Show In the Centre of Things WED., DEC. 8th VIMY LOUNGE FRI., DEC. 10th BEAVER ROOM NIGHT RIDERS CAMEOS SAT. DEC. 11th VIMY LOUNGE NIGHT RIDERS SAT.f DEC. 11th BEAVER ROOM MRS. MOORE Canadian Legion s GENERAL STEWART BRANCH NO. 4 FOR MEMBERS AND GUESTS 1st AVENUE AND 9th ST. S. NEW YEAR'S EVE BALL Tickets ore on sale now. Supply is limited. FORT MACLEOD Empress Theatre "BROT11KI! JOHN" In Technicolor. Starring Sidney I'oilior and Hcvc.rly Todd. Wednesday, December li. Show at p.m.'Adult. CREEK-Fcx Theatre WAS A CROOKED HAN In Technicolor. K.irrinf! Kirk Douglas and Henry Fonda. Wednesday, Ilcmnbor Show at p.m. Restricted Adult. TABER Tower Theatre "CAIiliY ON UP TIIK JUNGLE" In color. Starring Tiio Carry On Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Dwvmbor n, fl and 10. Wednesday shows at. and Mil) p.m Adult Not Suitable For Children. Starts At and p.m. WE ST 327-5lito Buy Rooks of Theajs Ticlte's For Christinas The LAST TIMES TONIGHT "THE ORGANIZATION" IN TECHNICOLOR The story of a married man with a hobby. So what's wrong willi being a voyeur? RESTRICTED ADULT SHOWING SATURDAY nt p.m. 20ih Cenliiry-Fox pinscnts HICHARD BENJAMIN JOANNA SHIMKUS iu suninij ELIZABETH ASHLEY ADAMWKI, in AlawicnccTurman Produdion r.n Ilirmmi s of a Young Stockbroker iilay by Lorenzo Scruple, .II. hMdnntliCnovcl by Chillies Music by I'lCtl Killlill COIORny.fll.lllM.1 ;