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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - December 9, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta Wednesday, December 9, 1970 - THE IITHBRIDOE HERAID - 7 Burton's dogs unpopular LONDON (AP) - Richard Burton's style in dogs has upset his now neighbors. Burton and his wife, Elizabeth Taylor, recently took over a house in Hampstead, a north London suburb, and hired a security firm to provide guard dogs to thwart any attempt on Miss Taylor's jewels. Now, residents have organized a petition askhig the Burtons to get rid of the dogs. TO MARRY EARTIIA CHICAGO (AP) - Danish electronics engineer Ole Bron-dun-Nielsen confirmed Monday that he and entertainer Eartha Kitt plan to get married-sometime in the future. Brondum-Nielsen said he and Miss Kitt have not set a wedding date. "People look at these things differently in Denmark than here and we felt we had to say Bank forms Hong Kong company TORONTO (CP) - The Toronto Dominion Bank announced Tuesday the formation of a Hong Kong company, International Consolidated Investments Ui., in partnership with a group of Southeast Asian businessmen. The company will hold major interests in Hong Kong Industrial and Commercial Bank and Overseas Trust Co, of Hong Kong and other banking and non-banking enterprises. Total initial investment will be $100 million Hong Kong (about $16.8 million Canadian). The Toronto Domimon share is 40 per cent, or about $6.7 million Canadian. Thieu adviser dies SAIGON (AP) - N-giiyen Cao Thang, 50, a close adviser to President Nguyen Van Thieu, died Tuesday on the plane that returned Vice-President Nguyen Cao Ky to South Vietnam. He had been suffering from throat cancer. OLDEST BUILDING In Santa Fe., N.M., stands the oldest public building in the United States, the Palace of the Governors, built in 1610. DIETRICH DENTURE CLINIC ROSS A. HOSACiC Certified Dental Mechanic National Sfora BIdg. PH. 327-7244 Lethbrldge something because too many people were talking about us," he said, Miss Kitt announced' her engagement to Brondum-Nielsen, director of a Danish electronics firm, two weeks ago on British television. Afterwards he said they had never discussed marriage. New Canada grain act clears hurdle OTTAWA (CP) - The Com^ mens agriculture committee Tuesday approved the proposed Canada grain act after lengthy testimony by a Canadian Pacific Railway representative. But this last meeting of the committee on the proposed legislation was unmarked by the open controversy between government and Conservative MPs that has characterized months -long discussion and clause-by-clause examination of the bill. The measure now goes to the Commons for final debate. A revision of the Canada Grains Act of 1930, the bill would impose a new protein grading system for wheat, designed to make Canadian grain more saleable to protein-conscious customers In Europe and Japan. The bill would also reconstitute the board of grain commissioners as a new and more powerful commission with increased MPs salary report to be released OTTAWA (CP) - Prime Minister Trudeau said Tuesday he expects to receive and make public next week the report of the special commission on MPs' salaries. He said the government would not "dare decide what to do about the report until it had got tlie views of all MPs and of the public. The report is understood to recommend a modest salary increase for MPs, who now get $12,000 annually and a $6,000-a-year tax-free expense allowance, to become elective immediately after the next election. Mr. Trudeau said in reply to former prime minister John Diefenbaker that he has no idea of the contents of the report. MOST DEADLY The National Geographic Society says the five-inch-long sea wasp, a small jellyfish found in the waters off northern Australia, may be the world's most deadly creature. PUBLIC BINGO 16 GAMES $500 JACKPOT 49 NUMBERS Lethbrldge Elks Lodge Room (Upitairt) EVERY THURSDAY-8 P.M. SCANDINAVIAN LODGE ANNUAL LUTEFISK and TURKEY SUPPER SCANDINAVIAN HALL - 229 12 St. C. N. SATURDAY, DECEMBER 12th-1970 Supper Served from 5 to 8 pm. Admiision: Adolti S3.00 aach. Children Under 10 S1.25 Each Pre-Sehooler� - Free Dance To Follow-Musie by "THE ALBERTANS" MIDNIGHT LUNCH 3St MEMBERS AND INVITED GUESTS control over movement and marketing of grain. R. 0. Martinelll, coordinator of planning in grain transports-tion research for CP Rail, presented a brief to the committee suggesting changes in the legislation which might, in CP Rail's opinion, "be dctrimentol to effective transportation." CP Rail's appearance before the conunittee was the result of urging last week by Jack Horner (PC-Crowfoot) that the railway be called so the com mittee could hear all evidence concei-ning the legislation. Mr. Homer was not present at the meeting. CP Rail's suggestions were that responsibility for checking quality condition of grain before loading was not the responsibility of the carrier but the shipper; that the Canadian transport commission rather than the cabinet have responsibility for assuring efficient movement of grain; that the Canadian wheat board have authority for distribution of railway cars; and that railway companies should be compensated whenever they spend money in carrying out the directives of the Canadian grain conunission in switching and classification operations. No amendments were offered, and Ab Douglas (L-Assiniboia) said the suggestions were basically the same as those con tained in an earlier CP Rail submission. Hair closes prematurely MONTREAL (CP) - The Montreal production of the rock musical Hair has closer" prematurely after eanihig more than '$400,(X)0. Producer Micliel Gelinas said here tlie box-office gross was one of the highest c\'er by Montreal show. It closed after 12% weeks at ihe Comedie Canadienne English and French. The show was scheduled run another three weeks but Mr. (Jelinas said the Christmas shopping rush and the kidnap crisis in Quebec had cut into audiences for the last month. in to Air programming changes needed CARSON SUED - A law-yer for Joanne Carson, wife of television talk show host Johnny Carson, disclosed in New York that she has Initiated action against Carson for separation, divorce and alimony. The lawyer, Morton Bass, inter confirmed a report that Carson was scr\'cd with a summons in the suit returnable In State Supreme Court. Fight fan shot ill argument - A PHHADELPHIA (AP) spectator at a closed-circuit television showing here of the Muhammad All-Oscar Bonavena boxing match was shot to death Monday night by an off-duty policeman after a disagreement over the way Ali was handling the fight. Police said the dead man, Leslie Scott, 42, of Philadelphia, was shot while waving a hunting knife at several off-duty policemen, one of whom had remarked that Ileavyweight champion Joe Frazier would have no trouble bcatfaig Ali considering the difficulty Ali was havp with Bonavena. Ali, also known as Cassius Clay, knocked out Bonavena in the 15th roimd. During the fifth round Scott drew a five-inch hunting knife from a belt sheath and threatened the man who questioned All's ability to fight, police said. Most of the 8,000 persons at the Spectrum Sports Arena were obliA-ious to the trouble. Patrolman Rudolphe Perrone, 25, shot Scott after the two policemen chased him on to a concourse where Scott continued to threaten the officers with the knife, police said. OTTAWA (CP) - Pierre Juneau, chairman of the (Canadian Radio-Television Commission, said Tuesday broadcasters, governments and the public must work to redesign radio and TV programming. "Since we find ourselves In a period of relative instability there is no doubt of the basic need for new social standards, new codes and new collective arrangements. "I'm convinced that one of the most effective ways to achieve this goal is to re�nts"NO BLADE OF GRASS"SlvrlnB NIgsl Dsvenpoti Jean Wallace /Anmony May/Scw�npl�y by Sem Forests! and Jetterson Pascal Produced and Direcled by Cornel Wllde/FUmed In Psnsvlslon* end Metrocolor SOUTHERN ALBERTA THEATRES CARDSTON - Mayfair Theatre "A DREAM OF KINGS" - In Technicolor. Starring Anthony Quinn. Wednesday, December 9. Show at 8:15 p.m. Adult - Not Suitable For Children. picture butte-Cinema Theatre "BUTCH CASSIDY AND THE SUNDANCE KID" - In color. Starring Paul Newman, Katharnie Ross and Robert Redford. Wednesday, December 9. Show at 8:00 p.m. Adult. pincher creek-Fox Theatre "COUGAR COUNTRY" - In Technicolor. An outdoor feature for the whole family, Wednesday, December 9 only. Check locally for show limes. Family. TABER - Tower Theatre "MAROONED" - In Eastman Color. Starring Gregory Peck, Richard Crenna and David Janssen. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, December 9, 10, 11 and 12. Wednesday s'hows at 7:00 and 9:00 p.m. Family. Gel more out of life - Take the family to a movie COLLEGE CINEMA COLLLlJl MALI .Jv-BliJOU ACRES Of f (U I PARKING STARTS TOAAORROW 2 Shows 7:00 and 9:15 p.m. Every man walks the line between right and wrong One day Sheriff Tawes crossed over COLUMBIA PICTURES Prceni. 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