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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 9, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta HOCKEY WEEKEND Book Now for our Next Hockey Weekend Jan. 28, 29 and 30lli. Limited Space Available........... 41.00 ART WILLIAMS TRAVEL Centre Village Mall Phone 328-3201 SECOND SECTION Lelhbridgc, Alberta, Thursday, December 0, 1971 PAGES 17 TO ,'12 m (Special Prices on Bulk Orders) ERBCKSEN'S 2021 3rd Avo. S. Ph. 328-8161 1705 M.M. Drivo Ph. 328-7751 AMA says: 'Police Yourself "Police Yourself" is the name of the Alberta Motor As- sociation's 1971 campaign aim- ed at keeping drinking drivers off the road during the Christ- mas season. At a luncheon Wednesday, Lethbridge AMA officials plained the association's plans for the next few weeks. Fred King, chairman of the local AMA, said that while the association "heartily endorses tlie concept of 'Don't drink and experience has taught us that people do take a few so cial drinks over the Christmas season, and do drive their cars." He said the AMA recom- mends that before anyone drives his car away from a party, he check his level of impairment on a breath analv zer. The analyzers cost from 0 to about and apparently are accurate. They sell in most lo- cal drug stores. Mr. King said the AMA his changed the motto of its cam- paign from "Bring 'cm Back Alive" to "Police Yourself" in order to more accurately cope with the realities of UK Chribt mas season drinking habits. "And if motorists will not po- lice themselves, ths police will most ceriainly do it for he said. Mayor Andy Ar.derson told the luncheon he thought the time may have come when "we arc going to have to pass much tougher legislation to control drinking drivers. "Perhaps we might even have to require that as is done in some countries drunken drivers be automatic- ally put in jail." City police and RL'MP will Ire co-operating tlu's year to keep drinking drivers off (he roads, including a concerted ef- fort to catch the impaired driver as he leaves beverage rooms. Police and AMA statistics in- dicate that about 50 per cent of all highway fatalities in Al- berta show evidence of use of alcohol by drivers prior to the accident. Strike action averted Teacliers have By ItO.V CALDWEU. Staff Writer Sixteen months of hassling; Now both sides will begin at the bargaining table ended j preparing for the next round of CLIFF BLACK, Certified Denial Mechanic BLACK DENTAL LAB Lower Level MEDICAL DENTAL BLDG. PHONE 327-2822 TOP KEREFORDS TO DEL BONITA G. R. and B. G. Fowlesland of Del Bonita swept bolli Grand Champion bull and female classes Wednesday at the Rocky Mount- ain Livestock Show and Sale. Bernie Powlesland, top right, reigns ihe bull while his father Glen holds the trophy. Judge Chris Jacobson assists Southern Alberta Hereford Queen Debbie Thiessen with the banner. In the bottom picture the award-winning fe- male for the show is displayed. Separate schools employees' holidays JL JL I extended to 10 davs for Christmas Employees of the Lethbridge separate school board will join 4 iii It's CHRISTMAS with FLOWERS their public school board coun- terparts in enjoying an extend- ed Christmas holiday. The board decided to follow the public board's lead and give employees the three work- ing days off between the Christmas and New Year's hol- iday period. This provides n Christmas break of 10 days. The lost lime will be made up by working extra hours. In other business, the board defeated a motion that the pub- lic school board be asked to EXTRA WEAR FOR EVERY PAIR JVUKEHANZEL 317 7th STREET SOUTH provide a list of Catholic stu- dents attending public schools in the city. The motion was described as "improper" by chairman, John Boras. The board also tabled a mo- tion asking for an independent study of the need for a junior high school in the separate school s3rstem. Trustee E. S. Vaselenak sug- gested that because of views expressed by Superintendent Bob Kimmitt in an article which appeared in The Herald Nov. 25, he could not produce an unbiased report. The board decided that It was not necessary to launch another story at the present time and voted to table the mo- tion until the superintendent's report has been received. teachers in Lelh- bridge and Medicine Hat ratifi- ed a memorandum of agree- ment reached earlier this I expires Dec. 31, 1972. week. The now pact does not con- tain the consultation clause .sought by teachers but it dees provide that "it is Hie intent negotiations for their 1973 con- '.ract. The new contract just signed of the hoards to consult teachers. By RIC SWIHART Staff Writer G. R. and B. G. Powlesland of Del Bonita cleaned house in the Hereford show Wednesday taking the grand champion bull zr.d grand champion female trophies at the Rocky Moun- tain Livestock Show and Sale. In individual class competi- tion the Powleslands copped a first and second place ribbon for bulls and a first and second place ribbon for females. Del DP Lad 2B took the Gen- eral Farm Supplies trophy for top bull honors and Bonita Mischief 4J1I3 took the Burns Feeds Ltd. trophy for top fe- male. Powlcslands topped Ell five special classes, taking the United Feeders Ltd. trophy for breeder's herd; the Oliver Chemical Co. Lethbridge Ltd. trophy for the special yearling heifer; the W. T. Hill Farm! Ltd. trophy for best pair of I bulls; top place in the bull calf' class; and top place in the hei- fer calf class. Ardendale Farm of Glcichen was Ihe only entry from out- side southern Alberta to win a major award. It took the re- If you're feeling low, it will only bring snow. Or is it the other way around. Word has it the local barotrr- eter dropped to its lowest point in seven years, a bit below 29 inches of mercury, early this morning. This phenomenon is held re- sponsible for corresponding low feelings, or the blues, felt by true believers. The local weather office says the pressure- did net drop that low 1-ere, but in Calgary it pushed the barometer to 28.20 inches of mercury, the lowest point ever recorded in that city. Meteorologists will also ques- [tion Ihe idea that the pressure affects anything but the weatlv cr. The low barometer reading is merely an indication of the depth of'the low pressure cen- tre which passed through Cal- gary. That system is having an af- fect on I-iC'thbridge, however. As it moves east, it allows the Arctic air to move south bringing with it snow and wind, which siiculd reach here by car'y evening. Tra predicted low for tonight is ?.cro and tomorrow's tem- perature should reach 10 to ir> degrees above. So, if you are feeling low, why not blame the weatlier. COMPUTER ACCOUNTING AND MANAGEMENT LTD. Data Processing Services 507 CANADA TRUST BUILDING TELEPHONE 328-7383 serve grand champion bull ban- ner and Perlich Bros. And ion Market Ltd. trophy. Ardcrsdale also picked up a second and third ribbon in bull competition and a sec- ond place ribbon in female competition. Movie Anderson of won the reserve grand cham- pion female banner and Pro- vince Livestock Supply Ltd. trophy as as a second and third place ribbon in the female class. Birdseyc Ranch of Cardston took one first and two tltird place ribbons in hull com- petition and two firsts and one second place ribbon in female competition. The Don Hanson animals also won a second in the breed- er's herd and a third in the paii1 of bulls class. Sieve Balog of Milk River took a first and second place ribbon in the bull class and one first in the female class. He got a third place ribbon ij] breeder's herd and a second in the "pair of bulls class. There were 53 animals judged by Chris Jacobson of Sun Riv- er, Montana. Ringmaster was Ray S. Powlesland of Del Bon- ita. This was the wording of tho clause as laid out in the con- ciliation board recommenda- tions which wore by trustees but by teach- ers. Joe ficrlando, Alberta Teach- ers' Association negot i a lor, said "Thy school boards have publicly declared consultation is a 'right' of teachers which the boards intrnci to honor. "While wp are not entirely satisfied with the clause wo are prepared to give Uio boards the opportunity to live up to the promises they made at the bargaining table." The agreement calls for av- erage salary increases of 15 per cent over 23 monUis. Teacliers in LeUibridge will eonfimic to receive payment for partial years of training until Sept. 1, Exact vot ing figures have not been announced by the ATA, but officials raid the agreement was accepted by n ''good majority." Tliere was reportedly a sub- stantial number of teachers who opposed signing the agree- ment because it did not con- tain a firm consultation clau.se. The agreement ensures that; 16.000 students in (.he two cities will remain in clasps. This leaves only one teacher group in the province without. a new contract (114 teachers in (he Bow Valley district, west of Calgary. A teachers' strike there is now in its second week. A 77? WE HAVE MOVED ART DIETRICH DENTURE CLINIC 222- -5th St. S. SCHWARTZ BLDG. 328-4095 HUMIDIFIERS AND FURNACE AND REFRIGERATION SERVICE Charlton Hill Ltd. 1262 2nd Ave. S. Phone 328-3388 UNIRDYAL O Fresh Cul Arrangements............. S6 'o Flowering Plants, From 7.50 Permanent Flowers, Arrangements From Frache's Christmas Special. Only 7.95 12.50 FLOWER ,____ SHOP 322 STREET "PHONE 327-5747 The pleasure of giving a FINE COLOGNE OR PERFUME At Christmas Can be had by choosing a fragrance lo suit your Lady's personality. IChamade, Chant d'Aromes, Shalimar COLOGNES M PA PERFUMES 7 OC From From tJLJ CHANEL: No. s. No. 22 COLOGNES t PERFUMES -7 Art From From........ .UU CARON: BeNodgia, Flour do Rocciillo COLOGNES ft fan PERFUMES f I From S.lfU From A PHARMACY LTD. CHARGE? 614 3rd Ave. S. Phono 327-3555 BISSETT ELECTRIC (1971) 226 12th SI. A N. Phone 327-7508 NOW UNDER THE NEW OWNERSHIP OF LEON J. CZAJKOWSKI AUTHORIZED DEALER AND SERVICE CENTRE FOR Prestolite Leland electric motors Pioneer chain saws ir Lawn Boy lawnmowers Ingersoll-Rand power tools British Seagull outboard motors ipecialize in rewinding single and three phase motors Friday and Saturday Evenings To the Music of "THE METROS" 8 to 12 p.m. No Cover Charge! IN THE OLD TRADITION OF WtTETURN HOSPITALITY PHONE 328-7756 FOR RESERVATIONS! IT'SNO TIME TO BE GET A PAIR NOW AND SAVE DURING KIRK'S GIANT CARLOAD SALE! Othorsizos at comparable prices Can't Afford New Tires? Get KIRK'S OWN BRAND SNOWPLOW RETREADS Size 6.50x13, WITH TRADE AS LOW AS each We Have Tires For Everyone! Your UNIROYAL DEALER TIRE SALES LTD. IETHBRIDGE-U2J 3rd Ave. S. Phono 327-5985 or 327-4705 TABER-6201 50th Avonuo Phono 223-3441 FERNIE, B.C.-Phono 423-7746 AND HERE'S PROOF! Anglo Distributors CAN and DO Sell for LESS Every Day of the year! UP TO ALL TOYS ANGLO DISTRIBUTORS 426 6th STREET S. OPEN THURS. AND FRI. TILL 9 P.M. Due to Popular Demand Anglo Distributors doors will again be w-i-d-e o-p-e-n to the general public this Thursday, Friday ar.d Saturday. ;