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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 18, 1974, Lethbridge, Alberta WtdnMday, Dtcember 18, 1974 THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD 31 PUBLIC NOTICES DEPARTMENT REGIONAL ECONOMIC EXPANSION This Is a Regional Development Project. Its construc- tion Is financed jointly by the Govern- ment of Canada, Department of Regional Economic Expansion, and the Province of Alberta, and will be carried out by Alberta Highways and Transport. SEALED TENDERS will be received by the undersigned up to 11 o'clock A.M. on Thursday, January 2, 1975, for the construction of the following work: Project S.R. Jet. Hwy. 2 (Slave Lake) to S. of Lily Creek Mile 0.00 to Mile 9.90 Crushing and Stockpiling for Oil Treatment Approximate Quantity: Cubic Yards Project S.R. 20th Baseline to S. of Lily Creek Mile 8.09to Mile 21.11 (Approx. 30 miles north of Slave Lake) Clearing Approximate Quantity: 150 Acres Contract and Specifications may be obtained at the office of the Chief Construction Engineer, Highways Building, Edmonton, Alberta, the of- fice of the District Engineer, 1020 Bowness Road, N.W., Calgary, Alber- ta, and the office of the District Engineer. Administration Building. Lethbridge, Alberta, and will be available to individuals operating in the Province of Alberta or to partnerships or corporations registered in the Province of Alberta. A Deposit of Twenty-Five Dollars payable to the Provincial Treasurer, will be required for each copy of the Contract and Specifications taken. Each bid must be accompanied by a marked che- que or bond equal to 10% of Tender. Tenders will be opened in public. The lowest or any Tender not necessarily accepted. V. E. McCune, Deputy Minister of Highways Transport Births, Deaths, In Memoriams Cards Of Thanks CITY OF LETHBRIDGE IN THE MATTER OF THE PLANNING ACT THE MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENT ACT AND THE EXPROPRIATION ACT AND AMENDMENTS THERETO AND IN THE MATTER of the City of Lethbridge By-Law No. 3258, be- ing a By-law to establish a Development Scheme for an area in the City of Lethbridge lying between First Avenue and Fourth Avenue South and West of Fifth Street South. Block S3, Plan Lethbridge 4353-S and Bloxk 53, Plan Lethbridge 7410451 TAKE NOTICE THAT on Monday, the 13th day of January, 1975. at the hour of 7-00 o'clock in the afternoon in the Council Chamber of City Hall, the Council of the City of Lethbridge will hold a Public Hearing pursuant to Section 130 of The Planning Act to consider the proposed By-law No. 3258, known as The Lethbridge Downtown Development Scheme Phase Two. AND FURTHER TAKE NOTICE THAT the proposed By-law 3258 will provide and establish a development scheme to re-develop as a Second Stage of urban renewal the portion of that area of the City of Lethbridge ly- ing West of Fifth Street and between Firs! Avenue and fourth Avenue South. Bloxk 53, Plan Lethbridge 4353-S and Bloxk 53, Plan Lethbridge 7410451, all as outlined in Schedule "A" attached to the By-law and made a part thereof. AND FURTHER TAKE NOTICE THnl a copy of the proposedBy-lawmay be inspected at the office of the City Clerk in the City Hall during the nor- mal office hours. AND FURTHER TAKE NOTICE THAT any person who wishes to make representation concerning the proposed By-law shall first file a written submission with the City Clerk not later than o'clock p.m. on Tuesday the 7th day of January, 1975. AND FURTHER TAKE NOTICE THAT such persons as file such written sub- mission may appear at the Public Hearing to make representations and to answer questions at City Council concerning their submissions, but subject to the condition that oral representation in support of a brief be limited to thirty minutes and one rebuttal period of no more than ten minutes. DATED at the City of Lethbridge this 13th day of December, 1974. John Gerla, City Clerk D19 LOVE THOSE WHIPS PARIS (Reuter) Two women in their 60s were given two months suspended sen- tences and fined about dollars for arranging whipp- ing parties where the average age of the clients was past 65. The women, whose names were given in court Tuesday as Annie and Henriette, had their house raided by police who discovered a fearsome collection of whips and found that they received up to 12 visitors a day. THE FAMILY C DEATHS WALLACE Passed away in Toronto on Monday, December 16, 1974, Mrs. Maria O. Wallace at the age of 80 years of Toronto, formerly of Lethbridge. A graveside service will be held at a.m. on Friday, December 20, 1974, at the Family Plot, St. Patrick's Cemetery, with Rev. Father J. A. Carroll O.M.I, officiating. MARTIN BROS. LTD., Directors of Funeral Service. C5249 LOWE Thelma Elizabeth Lowe of Cardston, widow of the late Robert R. Lowe. Born January 13, 1900 in Lake Town, Utah. Beloved mother of Clea (Mrs. Felesky of Medicine Pat (Mrs. Massie of Jim of Nanton and Jack of Cardston. She is survived by a sister Pheobe of Calgary; six brothers, Clifford of Cardston, Weston, Knowlton, Delmis, Jack and Keith, all of Califor- nia; 12 grandchildren, two great grandchildren. Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, December 21, in the Stake House, at Card- ston. SALMON FUNERAL HOME, Cardston, Directors of Funeral Service. 7723A-20 TONNESON Passed away in Picture Butte on Mon- day, December 16, 1974, following a lengthy illness, Mr. Norman Anton Tonneson at the age of 55 years of Enchant. Born, raised and educated in Enchant, the late Mr. Tonneson fanned in the Enchant district all his life until retiring to the town of Enchant in 1973, where he had resided until his passing. He is survived by three brothers, Mr. Harold Tonneson and Mr. Leonard Tonneson, both of Enchant, Mr. Roy Tonneson of Fort Macleod. The funeral service will be held at p.m. on Friday, December 20, 1974, in Enchant Lutheran Church, with Pastor Jim Rismiller officiating. Inter- ment will follow in Enchant Cemetery. Those who wish may pay their respects at the church from p.m. until prior to the time of service. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may donate to the chari- ty of their choice. MARTIN BROS. LTD., Directors of Funeral Service. Phone 328- 2361. C5248 MORRIS Passed away Tuesday, December 17, 1974, at Pincher Creek, Annie Lillian Morris of Pincher Creek at the age of 81 years. Born in Ilminster Somerset, England, where she was rais- ed and married Harry Morris in 1916. In 1919 they homesteaded in the Twin Butte district. They moved east of Pincher Creek in 1923 and 1929 moved to the town of -Pincher Creek, where she has resided until her passing. Mr. Morris predeceased her in 1931 and her son Fred in 1939. She was a life member of the Royal Canadian Legion Ladies Auxiliary and St. John's Anglican Church. She is survived by one son, Edward Lloyd Morris of Calgary; one daughter, Mrs. R. (Margaret) Caton of Red Deer; three grandchildren and one great-grandchild. The funeral service will be held in EDEN'S FUNERAL HOME on Thursday, December 19, 1974 at p.m. Rev. A. McCuaig officiating. Inter- ment in Fairview Cemetery. Funeral arrangements by EDEN'S FUNERAL HOME LTD., Pincher Creek. C5247 DEATHS ANTAL Passed away suddenly in the city on Tues- day, December 17, 1974, Mrs. Sarah Antal at the age of 70 years, beloved wife of Mr. George Antal of Coaldale. Funeral arrangements will be announced when completed. MARTIN BROS. LTD., Direc- tors of Funeral Service. C5250 LONG TIME SQUIRREL Teresa, passed away in Calgary on Monday, December 16, 1974 at the age of 21 years, beloved daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Tom Long Time Squirrel of the Blood Reserve. Funeral arrangements will be an- nounced when completed. CHRISTENSEN SALMON FUNER'AL HOME LTD., Directors of Funeral Service. C5251 RCUS "Aw when you said Daddy was bringing home a point-setter, I thought it was a DOG." STRONG Joseph Page, passed away in the city after a lengthy illness on Tuesday, December 17th, 1974, at the age of 64 years. Beloved hus- band of Mrs. Marie R. Strong of 2406 20th Ave. South. Mr. Strong was born in Raymond on the 19th of January 1910 and received his education in the schools of Raymond. He worked for many years with his father and brothers in the Masonry Trade and were well known in southern Alberta for their abilities as Masons. He was well knpwn also for his music both in quartet work and in choir and chorus leadership. He was for many years dance director along with his wife Marie in the Stake and Wards of the M.I.A. He was an active member of the L.D.S. Church and held the office of High Priest at the time of his passing. He was an ardent fisherman, had a keen sense of humor and an outgo- ing personality and loved all sports. He worked for the Canadian Sugar Factory for some forty years, retiring due to poor health. He was a wonderful husband and father and was loved by all that knew him. He leaves to mourn his passing besides his loving wife Marie, three daughters, Mrs Thomas (Patricia) Asplund of Kingston, Ont., Mrs Richard (Judy) O'Brien of Red Deer, Mrs. Ray (Carole) Roberts of Saskatoon; two sons, Dr. Gregory of Lethbridge and Kelly of Ed- monton; 13 grandchildren; three sisters, Mrs. Leona Anderson of Toole, Utah, Dorothy Strong of Raymond, and Gladys Geltner of Richmond, B.C. and a brother Milton P. of Lethbridge. He was predeceased by one brother Hubert, as well as his parents. Funeral services will be held in the Lethbridge Stake L.D.S. Chapel on Thurs- day, December 19th at 2 p.m. with Bishop Ralph Oler of- ficiating. Interment will follow in the Temple Hill Cemetery at Raymond. Friends may meet the family and pay their respects from 1 p.m. prior to the service at the church. CHRISTENSEN SALMON FUNERAL HOME LTD., Directors of Funeral Service. C5253 IN MEMORIAMS HAZELL In loving memory of a dear wife, mother and grandmother, Clara Hazell, who passed away December 18th 1967. Sweet are the memories silently kept. Of one we loved and will never forget. remembered and missed by Sam, Rhoda, Gary, Dale and Karen. 7667 HOFMAN In loving memory of David, who passed away December 18, 1969. You are sadly missed along life's way, Quietly remembered day by day. No longer in our lives to share, But in our hearts you are always there. and remembered by aunts, uncles and cousins. 7723 HOFMAN In loving memory of a dear son, brother and grandson, David William, who passed away December 18, 1969. Beautiful memories woven in gold, This is the picture your lov- ed ones hold. Deep in our hearts the memories are kept, To love and to cherish and never forget. remembered by Dad, Mom, Kirk, Jim and Grandpa. 7701 IN MEMORIAM PAVAN In loving memory of a dear mother and Slona, Maria, who passed away December 18, 1973. No length of time can take away, Our thoughts of you from day to day. Though absent you are always near Still loved, still missed, still very dear. remembered and sadly missed by Benny, Berniece, Linda, Leroy and Lome. 7668 CARD OF THANKS NEAL We would like to thank our relatives, friends and neighbors for flowers, food and cards of sympathy sent to us at the time of the passing of Mr. Percy H. Neal. We thank the doctors and staff of Border Counties Hospital for his extended care, also St. Michael's Hospital. We thank Rev. Shaw for his services, the choir, pallbearers, ushers and everyone who was so kind and helped us so much at this time. Neal Families. 7700 CHRISTMAS CARDS Nationalism most important change in Canada, says report MOL To all our friends a Merry Christmas and Best Wishes for 1975. and Adriana Mol. 7670 ROLOFF I would like to wish all my relatives and friends a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Roloff 7635-2lh IRVINE We wish all our friends in Lethbridge and dis- trict a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. and Lawrence 7635-21h MOLNAR Wishing all our families and friends a very Merry Christmas and a Prosperous Happy New Year. and Jdlane Molnar 7576-21 NAGY To wish a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all our friends. Anna Nagy 7646-21 DUNLOP To all our relatives, friends and neighbors, a Very Merry Christmas and a Prosperous New Year. and Jean Dunlop. 7612 SPACKMAN To all our relatives and friends, a Merry Christmas and joy and hap- piness in the New Year. Estella, Richard and Marie 7613-18 HALL Liz and Bob Hall wish all their friends a very joyful Christmas and a Happy New Year. The cost of your cards has gone to the Cup of Milk Fund. 7595-19 MORRISON We wish all our relatives, friends and neighbors a Very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. and Ethel Morrison 7634-21 PITTMAN Season's Greetings to all our friends and customers. George and Paula Pittman, Warner. Best wishes for the New Year 7671-28 WHITNEY Due to illness we will not be sending out cards this year. We wish all our friends and relatives a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. David and Florence Whitney. 7648-19 CODY In lieu of sending individual Christmas cards we are donating to charity However we wish all ou friends in Southern Alberta a Very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. and Betty Cody anc family, Lantzville, B.C. 766 HOPE Merry Christmas to those I love and see eacl day. And other loved ones fai away. To all good friend: who's friendship means sc much and those with whom I'm somehow out of touch -Helen 7702 UNITED NATIONS (CP) The United Nations sees the continuing growth of nation- alism in both French-and Eng- lish-speaking Canada as the most important change in the Canadian consciousness in re- cent years. In Quebec, it says in a report, this growth has taken "the form of movements for cultural and economic nationalism, frequently ex- pressed as a demand for an ndependent Quebec nation." In English-speaking Canada, it has been articulated in terms of Canadian economic and cultural autonomy." The UN made its obser- vations in a paper, issued by the Economic and Social Council, on social trends in North America. The paper, part of a general series on world social problems, deals with such broad fields as housing, women, public safety, pop- ulation, employment and education and is based largely on statistics already made public in Ottawa. It says the nationalist forces in Quebec are divided between those who believe that the so- cial, economic and cultural goals of Quebec can be attain- ed within the Canadian Con- federation and those who wish to create a separate state. It noted that the Quebec govern- ment has attempted to bargain with the federal government for a stronger place within Confederation and has gained control over social-welfare programs. REACT TO TAKEOVERS Dealing with Canada as a whole, the report says the growth of Canadian nationalism emerged in the middle and late 1960s as a reaction in part to the growing domination of the Canadian economy by foreign-owned and controlled businesses, largely American, and was focused in part on Ontario, where foreign takeovers were concentrated. "To the growth of economic nationalism has been added concern for regional domina- tion and disparities in which the dominant role of capital based in Ontario has been questioned in the West, the Atlantic provinces and Quebec." In general, the report says, the social climate in Canada in the 1960s and into the 1970s has been "one of questioning established beliefs and reappraising social policies." "The rapid growth of the la- bor force and its increased concentration in a few large cities resulted in a sharp awareness of the cost of ur- banization and the need to plan and direct the future. "Concern for the poor, women, native people, immi- grants, youth and the aged gave rise to new programs, while the need for a more- integrated approach tr economic and social security for all citizens led to the ex- ploration of a number of policy alternatives and debates about their cost." A new women's con- sciousness has invaded almost every aspect of Canadian life, and women have begun to enter the labor force in greater numbers but with no dramatic change in the dis- tribution of women within broad occupational cate- gories. Women still were concen- trated in clerical, service and recreation, communication, professional, technical and sales occupations and were "underrepresented" in blue- collar occupations and managerial jobs. Wage differentials affecting women had not narrowed sig- nificantly. Canadian universities in the Baby, it's cold outside MOSCOW (AP) The temperature was reported to be minus 72 degrees today at Verkhoyansk, a small com- munity in northern Siberia considered the coldest place in the Northern Hemisphere. It was the first time in several years that the temperature there had dropped so low, the news agency said. All heating systems in the community were working ade- quately, Tass reported, and life continued normally. No planes have reached Verkhoyansk for the last three days because of a dense fog, and mail and newspapers were brought in by road. 1960s were the setting for a new political consciousness among some young Canadians, and the activist student movement succeeded in gaining decision-making rights for students in many in- stitutions. Some acts and ac- tivities tended to alienate the students from the general public. "By the said the re- port, "it was obvious to most student militants that the uni- versities themselves and political action within them were incapable of producing the changes they wanted in Canadian society. "This, combined with a change in the political climate as a whole, has led to a weakening of the student ac- tivist movement." The report found that about four million Canadians lived in poverty at the beginning of the 1970s. More than a quarter of all low-income family heads were 65 years of age or more, and in 1971 two-thirds of the people in that age group were living below the poverty line. The report found Canada to be a safer place to live than the U.S. Crime continued to rise in the U.S., and 42 per cent of the people questioned in a 1972 survey said they were "afraid to walk alone at night." Crime also increased in Canada, the report added, "but major Canadian cities, which are smaller in size, are still considered relatively safe." Australia promises aid for gas victims CANBERRA (Reu- ter) Officials of Australia's repatriation and compensation department declined today to give any fur- ther details about secret poison gas experiments in northern New South Wales and Queensland at a time when Australia feared' a Japanese invasion in April, 1943. The experiments came to public attention recently when a former army warrant of- ficer, Bill Soper, claimed in a book that many of the soldiers who took part had failed to ob- tain compensation after suf- fering respiratory problems, skin ailments, loss of hair and limb disablements after being sprayed by mustard gas fired by artillery. Senator John Wheeldon, minister for repatriation and compensation, announced Tuesday that after an investigation he could confirm the gas experiments had taken place and that victims could lodge claims for compen- sation. Why the army decided to use troops, instead of animals to test deadly mustard and other gases was still unex- plained, although some reports have suggested the ex- periments were designed to try out protective clothing and anti-gas ointments reported to have been issued to some of the troops who took part. NATIONAL DISGRACE Both Soper and former army captain, Brian Westwood, earlier this month attacked as a "national dis- grace" the alleged refusal of compensation to victims of the poison gas experiments. Westwood, who said he had taken part in the wartime ex- periments, said the troops had been marched through areas which had been saturated with mustard gas and had then been bombarded with gas shells while they were in trenches. "At the time, we looked upon the whole thing as a great he said. "We were young 'with a spirit of adventure and were told it was something "out of the or- dinary." Westwood said about five per cent of the men under his own command required medical treatment and of those half were in hospital for long periods. 4Gay marriage WINNIPEG (CP) Chief County Court Judge Alan Philp ruled Tuesday that vows between two Winnipeg homosexuals at a Unitarian Church did not constitute a marriage. Richard North, 22, and Christopher Vogel, 26, had asked the court to direct the provincial vital statistics recorder to register their homosexual union as a marriage. The recorder, D. W. Matheson. refused on the ad- vice of the department's solicitor to register the union, which means it is not legally a King was senator claims WATERLOO, Ont. (CP) A woman had the last word Tuesday night at the close of the colloquium on the life of W.L. Mackenzie she pointed to a lack in the life of the bachelor who ruled Canada for 22 years. King was a lonely man be- cause he didn't have a wife, Senator Therese Casgrain told 400 persons at a banquet. Male participants, in the two-day Mackenzie King Centennial Colloquium at the University of Waterloo had pondered on obscure inner meanings in the voluminous diaries kept by the former prime minister. "If Mr. King wrote such long diaries it was because he had no one to speak to when he went Mrs. Casgrain said. The Montrealer also dis- puted evidence that King con- sulted clairvoyants and sought glimpses of the future in crystal balls. Actually, Mr. King merely had an "uncanny a quality that women also pos- sess, said the widow of Pierre Casgrain, onetime Speaker of the Commons, Liberal minister and judge. BORN IN BERLIN While the colloquium took place at the university, the final by Ontario Lt.-Gov. Pauline was held at nearby Kitchener where King was born 100 years ago when the town was called Berlin. There were reminiscences on King by former Liberal ministers Douglas Abbott, Lionel Chevrier, Jack Pickersgill and Huges Lapointe, King's longtime Quebec lieutenant. Mrs. Casgrain, an independ- ent who in the past held Liberal and CCF allegiances, said in an interview the CCF forced old age pensions on the Liberal party, contrary to an earlier statement by Mr. Pickersgill who served as private secretary to Mr. King for 11 years. "I have listened ad nauseum to CCF and NDP talk about how the Liberal party was the vehicle for carrying out their Mr. Pickersgill told the banquet. "But the fact was that King had 'seduced the Socialists from and induced them to accept his social he said. Mr. Pickersgill described Ernest Lapointe as "all but the co-prime minister" during the rule of King. MADE PARTY STRONG The one-time history profes- sor at the University of Mani- toba said King took over a shattered party in 1919 and stepped down in 1948 when it was the strongest Canada had ever seen. King accomplished this not by appealing to regional prej- udices, as is sometimes charged, but largely by recog- nizing that French Canadians had to be treated with equality in a country where they make up one-third the population. "The wisest thing for any politician to do is to retire before he is retired and to leave a legacy that is better than what he said Mr. Pickersgill. "No leader has done that better than Mackenzie King. Thirty participants including scholars and authors of works on King took part in the meetings sponsored by the University of Waterloo's history department. During one interval Tuesday, recordings of King's speeches were played, including one tearjerker about the death of his dog Pat. The topic King and the Ad- ministrative Process was examined by Gordon Robertson, clerk Df the Privy Council and secretary to the cabinet, along with John Baldwin and Davidson Dunton who served as top civil ser- vants before moving on to other fields. The consensus was that King sought with great care to surround himself with able in the political or administrative then gave them considerable leeway. marriage under provincial law. In dismissing the applica- tion for a court order, Judge Philp said, "I view it as self- evident that the ceremony performed Feb. 11 was not a marriage, it was a nullity. "That the applicants pur- ported to comply with all the conditions of solemnization prescribed in the marriage act cannot alter the fact that a marriage did not take April Katz, counsel for Mr. North and Mr. Vogel, argued all legal requirements were met for the ceremony con- ducted 10 months ago in Win- nipeg, with Rev. Norman Naylor officiating. Mrs. Katz said these re- quirements included medical certificates, a marriage cer- tificate, the publishing of banns and the participation of a minister and witnesses. Judge Philp, who quoted from two encyclopedias and a dictionary, said the "univer- sally accepted" meaning of marriage involves men and women and the raising of families. He said while marriage has not been defined in federal or provincial legislation in Canada, it has been defined judicially. He emphasized portions of two British cases. One case, dated 1865. said that marriage, "as under- stood by Christendom, may be defined as the voluntary union for life of one man and one woman, to the exclusion of all others." The other, dated 1970, said the characteristics which dis- tinguish marriage from all other relationships "can only be met by two persons of the opposite sex." Judge Philp said there was an important distinction between deciding that a marriage is invalid and deciding that no marriage ex- ists to be registered. He said the former decision may be a judicial one, outside the jurisdiction of a provincial recorder, but the latter clear- ly involves the exercise of ad- ministrative discretion, given to Mr. Matheson by the legislature. Mrs. Katz said no decision has been made on whether to appeal the ruling. ON THE RUN TOKYO (AP) About one quarter of Peking's population is taking part in a two-month distance running program, the official Hsinhua news agency- reported Wednesday. Hsinhua said the 1.7 million runners use "big streets and small lanes in the city proper, heav- ing through early-morning traffic no matter how cold the day is." ;