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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - December 28, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta 20 THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD Monday, December 28, TllUNDKIi MAY, Out. UT) U was .somowluH a shotgun marriage, lint the ynunc cou- ple are getliiti! along nicely, thank you, as Iheir first anni- vorsary approaches. This prevails among most of the persons who once made up the feuding communities of I'orl William and Port Arthur and now live in Thunder May, Ontario's eighth-largest city. The two cities and two outlying townships were or- dered by the provincial gov- ernment lo amalgamate Jan. 1. without a plebiscite. But after nearly a year of ma- trimony, a new civic pride is supplant ing years of inter-city bickering. "We're getting used to the new says a waitress. "Kinda has a nice ring to it, doesn't it'.'" "I'm living in a bigger city now." says a sales clerk, "I Uiink they'll be able to do i more for the people who live here." And don't ask a cabbie to drive you to a Port Arthur ad- dress. Otherwise, he's likely to loll you: "You don't say Port Arthur ART DIETRICH DENTURE CLINIC Certified Dental Mechanic Metropolitan Bldg. 328-4095 marriage at Lakeliead may work out after all j or l''ort William. That's not al- lowed any more. The name is Thunder Bay." Hut it hasn't all been nup- tial bliss for tbis new city snuggling Lake Superior's northwestern shore. There have been spats over integra- tion of some services and con- troversy over selection of the name. LOOK FOH INDUSTRY Although their resources have been combined, the wed- locked cities can't subscribe to the t w o -c a n -1 i v e -a s- cheaply-as-one theory. Amalgamation critics want to know where the new indus- tn is that a city of over ICO.OOO is supposed to attract. Host civic services and the school systems are working harmoniously since they were combined, but integration of the two police forces is a thorny problem that is still before the courts. And there is room for confu- sion in a city that has a dupli- cation of 70 to 80 street names. Tlie man with many of the answers is Saul Laskin, the 51-y e a r -o 1 d mod-dressing mayor who likes to do a little wine-making when he's not at city hall or at his home-fur- nishings business his father started in Fort William in 1919. lie's the first to admit the new civic administration is not saving "actual dollars" through amalgamation "but we're getting better value for our "We're able to do so much more hs says, mention- ing programs that run from cleaning up the environment Passenger train fail RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) At least five persons were killed and eight injured Saturday when the brakes of a passenger train failed and it left the rails, crashing into a river, police re- ported. They said the train, carrying 90 passengers, was travelling about 140 miles an hour when it left (he tracks near the city of Uberaba and overturned in the Dourados River. of this pulp mill centre that is Canada's third-largest port to a police department, mod squad. LIVE BY ASSKSS.MENT "We can now plan as one instead of planning at cross- purposes. We can now create an environment that will inake industry want to come here. "Before, Hie two cities had dustries. And municipalities have lo live. They live by as- sessment." Part of a iO-ycar develop- ment plan is aimed at tola! services to all areas by 1974. Fifty per cent of capital ex- penditures are concentrated on pollution abatement. COMMEMORATE DEATHS Australian aborigines meet each other with loud lamenta- tion to commemorate friends who have died since the last encounter. No Scrooge, he LONDON (AP) Maurice Cheepen found Laura Austin, 7, weeping outside his Hampstead movie house in wintry weather, disappointed because the the- atre was closed for the holi- day. The manager put on a free one-hour program of Don- ald Duck and Laurel and Hardy for his one customer and gave her a toy dog. He also received a gift a thank-you kiss on the cheek. CANADA are invited by The Parliamentary Committee on the CONSTITUTION OF CANADA to a PUBLIC MEETING to discuss your country, Canada, and the way you want it to be vous etes 1'invite du Comite parlementaire sur la CONSTITUTION DU CANADA a tine ASSEMBLES PUBLIQUE pour discuter de la constitution et de 1'avenir du Canada LETHBRIDGE Lethbridge Campus, University of Alberta WeA, Jan. p.m. mer. Is 13 jam'. 19h30 The special Joint Committee of the Senate and the House of Commons on. the Constitution of Canada is travelling across Canada to find out what people think about our country and its our present constitution meets all our requirements. It will fee something like a Town Hall meeting. Everybody who loves Canada and has some ideas about the way it should grow and develop is invited. You don't have to be an expert or represent any group. We want the opinions of individual and women, old and young, rich, and poor and in-between. Your thoughts can be spoken or you may wish to present a brief, or you may prefer to sit and listen. You will be most welcome. Come and enjoy friendly exchange of views on questions that affect the future of constitutional aspects of questions like: Le Comite special mixte du Senat et de la Chambre dcs communes sur la Constitution du Canada visite toutes les regions du pays pour connaitre ce que les ci- toyens pensent du Canada, de son avenir et pour savoir si la Constitution actuelle convient a leurs aspirations. Les reunions du Comite revetiront le caractere de reunions publiques. Cette invitation s'adresse a tons ceux qui aiment le Canada et qui veulent le voir se developper comme il convient. Point n'est bcsoin d'etre expert ou de reprcsenter un groupement. Le Comite vcut connaitre 1'opinion de tous les Canadiens quels qu'ils soient, liommes et femmes, jeunes et moins jeunes, riches et pauvres. 11 est Joisible a chacun d'exprimer scs idees oralement ou par ccrit ou bien simplement d'assister aux reunions. Le Comite vous invite cordialcmcnt a participer a cct d'idces sur les problcmes constitulionncls qui faconneront 1'avenir du Canada. CITIES >'LES'rVILLES POLLUTION LA POLLUTION MINORITY RIGHTS LES DROITS DES MINORITrTS FEDERAL POWERS LES POUVOIRS FEDERAUX WOMEN'S RIGHTS LES DROITS DE LA FEMME BILINGUAI.ISM LE BILINGUISME REGIONAL DISPARITIES DiSPARITES REGIONALES.X EDUCATION L'EDUCATIOM' THE SENATE LE :SENAT LA .MONARCHIC MONARCHY information HTiV? call: MR. MICHAEL B. KTKHV, Clerk of the Special Joint Contmincc cm the Constitution of Canada, HOUSB OF COMMONS, Ontario (1513) 992-9087 Pour plus details, prierc dc comnuiriiqttc MICHAEL B. KIR BY, ('cHM'cfiier du Comite special mixtc sur Jti du Canada, CHAMBRE UES COMMUNES, Ottawa (613) 992-9987 AFTER CHRISTMAS Half Price Bra, Girdle Clearance Short Line Bras Regular 5.50. Made by Playtex. Short line bras at half the regular pricing to clear out quickly. Adjustable stretch straps. Back closing. Lace cup with ,ibre fill. Cotton sided. 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Clearance MEN'S FITTED TRAVEL CASE.- Ordinarily 4.95. Clearance............... 1.29 1.28 1.99 3.99 Notions, Lower Floor Sundries, Lower Floor EATON'S Buy Line 328-8811. Shop Eaton's Tuesday 9 a.m. to p.m. ;