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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 9, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta JVetq addition for Cenlre Village Mall Betty Shop opens here Friday Dotemtior 1970 THE LETHDRIDOE HEFALD 3 Tire Betty a name well known to southern Alberta wo men who have shopped for fash ions in will open an interesting new shop in tte Cen tre Village Shopping Mall Betty Shops specialiM in me dium priced to better quality fashions and is the largest in dependent fashion retailer in the The new Centre Village shop carries a large selection of the X LENA HANEN Betty Shop president Wetaskiwin woman killed EDMONTON CP Dianne of was killed in a cartruck collision south of HCMP said she was a passenger in the car involved in the latest evening and day trimmed and untrimmcd pant sports and ski wear in young regular and half Dresses and pant suits are priced from to with coats from to On the controversial question of Betty Shops say we go to any length to please you and carry midi and maxi styles in all size An innovation of the new Lethbridge shop will be a Young Adult Shop catering to the youthful fashion The store will also carry styles designed for the more mature figure in sizes up to An entirely new and highly original concept in store in keeping with the Betty Shops 1971 has been adopted for the new Centre Vil lage according to Lena Betty Shops pres In designing the Centre Vil lage Planned Architectur al Research Design Associates of Calgary have eliminated the usual display In their place they have used a series of individual displays which open onto the and which are designed to bring the fash ions and the shoppers into clos er Each of these dis plays highlights a different The entrance to the shop is constructed of solid and louvred wood panels finished in bright The interior of the shop is equally In place of the usual counters and racks of shoppers will find all the garments on The Young Adult Shop is in a raised Cabinet posts hard on health By GRAHA5I CP Correspondent The New Zealand govern ment has been markedly weakened in the last year by losses of certain of its key members and illnesses among One of the outstanding members of the who left his mark on the laws of the country as a reforming minister of died in office last Early this year another key Labor Minister labor rela tions in the country have been more or less in a state of cri sis ever Works Minister Allen has had to accept a lighter work load as the result of heart trouble in the middle of the In November the prime minister Sir Keith was in hospital for a prostate and Justice Minister Riddiford was also sent to hospital with a recurrence of a heart condi The situation has been the more serious because the dep uty prime minister and minis ter of overseas has had to spend a great deal of his time abroad protecting New Zealands vital interests during the hearing of the British applica tion to join the European Eco nomic BURDENS INCREASE The consequent reallocation of portfolios has placed heav ier burdens on the remaining ministers and caused disrup Some tasks have had to be shuffled round several times among ministers acting for The New Zealand Parlia ment has only 84 and of these 44 are in the rul ing National There are 18 cabinet members and two so that nearly half the government parliamentary party is en gaged in some form of minis terial But even so it an 18months term set for vandal EDMONTON CP William of Edmonton was sentenced to 18 months on charges arising from a vandal ism spree during which dozens of automobiles were Holden originally was charged with 103 counts of wil ful damage but was sentenced on six charges of wilful dam one of breaking and en tering and one of theft under Tiie other were with Larry also of Ed monton and jointly charged with was put on proba tion for two pears the work is not suf ficiently The close division of politi c a I 44 Labor that measures have been the more keenly Late sittings of the House of Representa tives have been On one occasion exhaustion reacied such a stage that two government although in the Parliament did not hear the division bells be cause they were As a a government measure was Commentators maintain that government is suffering through the strains Labor Opposition MPs assert that the which has been 10 years in is becoming old and worn out and needs a general rejuvena HEALTH NEGLECTED In fact not all the illnesses among leading members of the government can be as cribed to the work But it could be claimed that the press of business has caused some to neglect their health and so accelerated troubles which might have been stalled if treated The situation has brought increasing demands that the time is overdue for a major cabinet Rumors of the imminent re tirement of Sir Keith have cir culated periodically for He has always refused to indi cate his intentions and indeed has rather enjoyed keeping commentators the fact that he accepted a knighthood in the last royal honors list was taken as an indication that he might not contest the next general due at the end of Traditionally in New Zea titles are not accepted by leading politicians until the close of their Sir Keith now is the third longest serving prime minis ter in New Zealand If he does plan to the prostate trouble has made the prospect more is almost bound to be well be fore the 1872 NEEDS RUNNING TIME He himself took over from an ailing prime minister only a few months before the elec tion of and with insuffi cient time to build an ade quate electoral appeal his party lost that He led the party back to victory in but he has personal knowledge that a new leader needs time to run himself Consequently political prophets are strongly predict ing that Sir Keith may retire about the middle of opening the way for a whole sale cabinet And the likelihood is thjt the new leaders will seek to protect a new a rejuvenated party of energetic men with health So the strong probability is an infusion of upandcoming younger men into the separating it from the rest of the Bright orange carpeting and dramatic new lighting have been used to add a feeling if excitement and adventure when shopping in the new The Centre Village shop is the first of the 21 Betty Shops to employ this new display tech according to The Betty Shop was started by Hanen in Calgary 20 years ago in a little store only feet The staff con sisted of four sales To day Betty Shops are in all the larger shopping centres in Al and employs 180 The buying staffs regularly visit the garment centres in Toronto and Winni as well as in New York and and many of the styles sold in the Betty Shops are des i g n e d exclusively to Betty Shop Our says is to serve the public with the latest in fashion at moderate We have shops in all the major shopping centres in Cal and we are in Red Medicine Cam Stettler and and now Weve had a great many Lethbridge customers shop with us in our Calgary stores in the past and were sure they are going to be pleased with the new Betty Shop we are opening for them in the Centre Village They will be able to buy everything they formerly bought in our Calgary stores right here in The new Betty Shop in Leth bridge will be managed by who is well known in local fashion The new Betty Shop in Cen tre Village is located on the main mall opposite the Tip Top LAVEDA HAGUE Local manageress WHY NOT BANK AND SHOP IN ONE STOP IN CENTRE VILLAGE MALL Youll find a bright new approach to Weve got the most most approachable bank in With all the services you naturally expect from the Royal And we have people who like to look after Drop in FOR YOUR WE ARE OPEN Wednesday 10 Thursday 10 Friday 10 Weliketolookafteryouatthe ROYAL BANK ARTHUR K1RR MANAGER Centre Village Mall Branch the Bringing good tidings to Lerhbridge the BETTY SHOPS have waited a long time for this opportunity to serve Lethbridge and its surrounding Offering you wide good and personal PRESSES COATS In Latest Fabrics knits are Notty ond Fortrel ond Crimplene hove a Flair for Easy Latest Colours the Size S to Fur Trimmed Imported Wool Fabrics Dutch Plush and Smartly styled and trimmed with Muskrat and Exciting shades 8 to FROM 19 PRICED FROM 79 PANT SUITS AND PANT DRESSES HAVE THE WHOLE FASHIONS WORLD TALKING Slylw that ore drewy fer eve ning wear in brocadei and Styles for day wear in silk 2 and 3 piece S to 8 to 20 FROM 19 JUMPSUITS are Holiday Ideals Slyled from wool or Zip pered front to mandarin collar orrolled Exciting ihadei of 8 to FROM CULLOTTES ARE THE THING FOR FORMAL OCCASIONS Rich flowing chiffons and crepes accentuated with 8 to FROM SPORTSWEAR COORDINATES by KORET AND PARIS STAR In Trevira and silk the fabric that gives SKI JACKETS PANT TOPS floral prints and plain PANTS Plain and gently flared Regular and instructor Nylon outer shell with Fortrel fibre Lightweight hoods ond storm 10 to FROM COATS SAVE ON THESE FUR TRIMMED COATS Trimmed with Muskrat Assorted 8 to FROM NAME BRAND SKI PANTS Nylon ond lycra tapered Adjustable greeni 8 to SALE bettyshop CENTRE VILLAGE MALL DRESSES SAVE ON THESE TIMEfY SAVINGS Wool or fortrel print or At latest 8 to 5 to VAfUES TO ;