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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 9, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta 20 THE IETHBRIDGE HERALD December 1970 ami Says Doyle to CNIB Blind can see real world Are women loo apalhclic lo care General approval shown for status report The blind have a better op portunity to see the real world which is hidden under glittering tinsel for many said Rev associate priest for Augustines Angli can He was addressing members j of the Lethbridge branch of the Canadian National Institute for the Blind and their guests at the annual Christmas banquet on Neil executive officer of the southern district of southern Alberta said the at tendance at the occasion is growing so rapidly that he chal fenged Doyle to have a I bigger hall built for them next lie reminded all seasonal merry makers present that Christmas should be red for what it means arm uC spite all the doubts and fears wluch arise during each all friends should be remem A special note of thanks was given by Donald field secretary for to all those who have helped the associa tion during the year and es pecially to lie many blind for whom the CNIB actually Rex Little on behalf of Mayor Andy Anderson expressed re grets that more of the commun ity fellowship enjoyed during lie Christmas season could not be carried throughout the en tire He also added to the hy Hptomling Hie mayor from the joking com t merits of Bill master of ceremonies for the Special guests from the Lions i Club were present to greet members of the CNIB wirh whom Lions have been associ ated for many The eve ning was topped with entertain ment by the well known Potts Family and a special trio with presenting the eld Irish Too many Santa Clauses 15 Santa Claus getting to be too much of a good thing a city Santa for 16 years is wondering this year after an unhappy ex perience during one of his Christmas rounds this love pushing the cart in the SAVE MONEY RENT OUR SERVICES THE BIG Launderette 1263 3rd Avenue South A young when asked by his mother to go and see Santa replied in exas Not another one Hyde says he explains that Lethbridgc Is growing and Santa needs helpers hi order to see all the children in the he adds it seems like were taking something away from them by having so many in one There have been as many as seven Santas which young tots can visit one after the Hyde visits many stores and homes each Christmas season donating his at one store in return for toys for Michaels His blue eyes really d o seem to twinkle when he talks about his young He said they still ask where he keeps his reindeer and no one seems to expect him to have updated his style of Hyde doesnt have the answer to the Santa and neither do Maybe each parent has to recognize his or her childs saturation point for and set a quota per By MARILYN ANDEKSON Herald Family Editor IF THE Ui7 recommenda lions of Ihe re port of the royal commission on the status of women re leased this week in Ottawa are causing any it doesnt seem to be felt in Day abortion and sterili zation are expected to be the crosses which commission members will have to bear from church factions and those who dont believe in subsi dized day The report says day care should be a v a i I a b 1 e to any woman who needs whether working or and fees should be on a sliding scale related to family recommends and federal assistance in contribu tion to costs and the setting up of a day care While day care and sex edu cation in the schools has the support of Catholic Womens League national Iphi genie abor tion and birth control informa tion recommendations do 1 president of a local CWL group said she would agree with Arse naults statement on I cant really see the need for abortion when the information on birlli control already is avail Two favored recommenda tions locally seem to be the guaranteed annual income for oneparent families and family life education This latter point has been lauded by younger women as the means of reeducationg society about malefemale The commission has suggest ed that family life education be discussed at the kindergarten stage and be Representatives of a number of organizations hi telephone interviews Tuesday were in general agreement over both the necessity of such rec ommendations and their prac Womens groups are now being urged to study the report and see that the proposals are implemented and not Helen national president of the Council of Women said in Saskatoon Tues day that women must take steps before the proposals be come president of the local branch of the Cana dian Federation of University Women said that she generally favored the commissions re I do think that abortion and divorce should be taken from the Criminal They have no place being I dont see how anyone could object to the Our as are other arc being urged to write to tlieir members of par she perhaps women are too apathetic to even Enthusiastic support for equal rights of women came from Hov business agent for the United Brotherhood o Carpenters and Joiners Loca Accident report South Af rica AP The standard bos pital which must be filled in by every patient including ex pectant demands a short description of how the ac cident took One wrote Our car was broken down so we couldnt go to the cinema as TOO HOT An iron should glide smoothly over the If it even a the iron is too BINGO MOOSE HALL 1234 3rd AVENUE NORTH WEDNESDAY AT Jackpot in 58 Numbers525 in 7 Numbers 4th Blh 12 Games Doubled in 5 Cards 2 FREE GAMES FREE CARDS DOOR PRIZE NO CHILDREN UNDER 16 SPONSORED BY THE LOYAL ORDER OF MOOSE BETTER FAMILY LIVING A Program on Family life Education by MRS BERYL WOOD Social Planning Committee of Calgary December 11 Family Y All Purpose Room Sponsored by Uthbridge Family Bureau WIDE WIDE FIELD Miss Dorothy consultant for the department of health in and Sister supervisor in Michaels General Hos explain specific points of the medical profession to school Don Beck lund of Picture Butte High School and Cal Salmon of Milk About 20 people attend ed the conference to inform counsellors on medical careers held Tuesday in I i i FOR A MERRIER V15 CHRISTMAS From BENEFIT SHOES For The Ladies Handbags Up Arnold Shoes Up Ski Doo Boots Up Slippors Up Pony Gold Cross Shoes Red Carpet Shoes Brevitt Shoes Up Genuine Sealskin Clinic Shoes Only if necessary England AP Girton largest and oldest of Cambridge Univer sitys three womens asked permission to admit men but said it would do so only if it becomes educationally desira ble and Three of Ihe universitys 20 male colleges have announced they will take female CHRISTMAS PERM SPECIAL Regular up Vi PRICE AGNES WALSH has joined our staff every Friday and Saturday Gobys Beauty Salon 13th Phone 3275687 S Slippers Shoes Up Genuine Sealskin Boots For The Men Slippers Shi Genuine Sealskin Boots For The Kiddies Ploy Si Ur Ski Doo Parly Silo Up BENEFIT Phone 3277300 OPEN THURSDAY AND FRIDAY Iltt 9 ALL STOCK MUST BE CLEARED TO THE BARE WALLS DURING OUR SALE ALL GIFTS ARE IDEAL FOR CHRISTMAS GIFT GIVING SAVINGS UP SHOP AND SAVE GALLERY Friendship Centre said this was one area in which were way We are also thinking a consideration of womens in society was long lie fell that the recommenda tions were reasonable that abor seuig ukindcrgarteiis in the tion should he the right of any schools and having counscllms under advisement in the Pcrnaps if we had native counsellors in the it would cut down on I some of the Stan president of the Metis Association of Alberta has also supported the commis sions He said Metis and other na tive people need more education Berlando said the report was long Weve talked about equality here but we know that women arc dis criminated against I believe there should he equality in every shape and and especially com pensations for women raising a The demands are not out rageously high as some people seem to A lot of common sense in it was the way Terry first vicepresident of the Letb bridge Chamber of Commerce described the I think the average woman is happy with her There may be some tendency for people to want equality but not the responsibility that goes with Asked if the report went too far as has been Bland said you often have to jo too far to get what you I think Id be the same in the same Can the report be implement ed Bland says that with a firm belief in ones righteousj and sufficient organizai governments can be over1 Concerning the recommenda tion calling for management training Hose Yel luivfecl of the Lethbridge He also suO j portedthe reports call for I greater opportunities in the Neither Daniels nor Yellowfeet were too concerned about Yellowfeet said that native women think of themselves as women and if they are they expect to bear the Daniels said his associa tion is more concerned with people after birth than Present needs are to be dealt with Frank manager of Canada Manpower said that women in federal service are treated Our counsel lors have the same rate of sal and Women are ex pected to go to construction that a woman has the right to say whether or not she wants a The family life education recommendation was heralded by Elliott has sorely needed as a study between all not just within the mar riage For many Canadian women the recommendations have come loo Since Ihe com mission got under way ill 15S5 there for been and sites and men visit a beauty school in the course of counselling There are possibly certain jobs which because of physical women may not be able to perform but he agreed that the same would apply to men not physically Elliott said that Working women have be come a more accepted part of the labor and working mothers are not considered to have deserted their in Favor of a Across the country Laura who called for the com mission in 1966 said the report is outdated June Toronto mit er and journalist who visited in Lethbridge in November ex pressed disappointment that the Marriage Act was not Lita Rose director of the Ontario Labor Departments Womens Bureau approved of the report but was critical of preferential treat ment for W omen have what it takes to make it on their And out in Blairmore is a man who ssys I dont know what women are making all the fuss I thought theyd been running things for the last Food Fair opens at LCC on Friday The sixth annual Food Fair of the Lelhbridge Com munity College will be held Friday in the LCC gymnasium at 1 A new feature of the Food Fair will be a smorgasbord at 3 which will be open to the Admission mil be charged for the The food which has been pre pared by instructor Verlin 01 30 students and 18 staff will be auctioned to the public at DONT MISS THE 6th ANNUAL IETHBRIDGE COMMUNITY COLLEGE FOOD FAIR 1970 FOOD DISPLAY to DOLLAR SMORGASBORD from Food Auction Starts At Sharp Auctioneering Compliments Of Perlich FREE ADMISSION Another LOCATED IN SHOPPERS WORLD OPEN THURSDAY AND FRIDAY Till 9 Perpetudl Calendar v iV on top Touch Click The day and date gje changed A novel It looks Jashioned from genuine leather in your choice of Red dr Give one to somebody vf you would like to click Just AFFILIATED WITH MAPPIN 5 OEGINA MOOSE JAW CALOARY IN LETHBRIDGE 613 4th Phone 3284214 ;