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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - December 31, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta SKI VACATIONS Inquire re Ski Holidays available Banff taurentians Colorado ART WILLIAMS TRAVEL CENTRE VILLAGE MALL Phone 328-3201 The Lethbridge Herald SECOND SECTION Lethbridge, Alberta, Friday, December 31, 1971 PAGES 15 TO 30 NOW IN OUR NEW LOCATION CECIL OXENBURY DISPENSING OPTICIANS LTD. 101 PROFESSIONAL BLDG. 740 4th AVE. S. - LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA see us for all your optical needs Transport ministry to look at local air rates By JOE ma Staff Writer The federal Ministry of Transport in Ottawa said today that it will look into grievances from southern Alberta that the area is being discriminated against in preferential air rates. Steve Kotch, chairman of the Lethbridge Chamber of Commerce transportation committee, said a meeting will be convened in mid-January to determine course of action for a new representation to "right the wrong." Goods transported from Toronto to Vancouver, for instance, are shipped for less than goods from Toronto to Happiness is living ALL of 1972 Major industry The selling value of production of the pulp and paper industry alone accounts for almost four per cent of Canada's total gross national product. RELIEVES GAS PAINS 1970 FORD 2-door hardtop Fully Equipped $2895 1971 VW SUPER BEETLE Gas heater and radio New Car Warranty S2195 RAEWOOD MOTORS LTD. 3rd Ave. and 16th St. S. Sales 328-4539 Car Lot 328-4356 Snowmobiling illegal in city except on private property MLA rno puppetf It is against city bylaws to operate a snowmobile on property, streets, roads or highways owned by the city. A city police official said 7o our family of friends, we wish to g say "Thank You." From Percy J. Weighill and Staff of STAR TAXI Corner 7th St. and 5th Ave. S. PHONE 327-4458 THE BEST TO YOU 1972 IN LETHBRIDGE BATTERY CO. "COLD WEATHER SPECIALS" We are the distributors of "Deleo" - "Globellfe" - "Hart" 12 Volt 70 amp hour. To fit Chev., Ford, Pontiac, Dodge, Plymouth, Rambler. Guaranteed A| QC 4 years ......... A '  ' � exchange 12 Volt 80 amp hour. To fit Chrysler, Buick, Olds, and Mercury. Guaranteed ^� 4 years ....... LETH. 217 12th St. B S. exchange BATTERY Ph. 327-5587 *Wl'ay your horizon be bright with opportunity and achievement, and may our valued, cordial relations long continue. From the management and staff at . . . CHINOOK STATIONERS LTD. 306- 13 St. North Phone 327-4591 anyone caught operating . an over-the-snow vehicle within the city limits, unless on private property with permission, will be subject to a court appearance and a subsequent fine. "Many snowmobilers have been using Indian Battle park to operate their vehicles, but it is illegal to do so," said one police official. Others have used coulee property. City- police also reminded motorists it is illegal to pull a tobogganer, skier or person on a sled behind a car. RICHEST IN POWER In all of Canada, Quebec Is richest in water power resources, with more than 40 per cent of the total for Canada. SMILEY'S PLUMBING Extend to all a very HAPPY NEW YEAR Phone 328-2176 Anglo Distributors SERVICE CENTRE 419 5th Street South Phone 328-6922 NOW OPEN  Government Licensed Technician  Repairs to Radios, Televisions and Tape Recorders. SONY - LLOYDS -DUAL - NORESCO Dick Gruenwald, Social Credit MLA for Lethbridge West, said Friday he was elected to Christmas Seals near objective The Kinsmen TB Christmas Seal campaign has reached 94 per cent of its objective. Calgary and Edmonton have gone over the top. At the latest opening of donations, $513 brought total contributions in Lethbridge and district to $25,366. The objective is $26,937. Last year respiratory diseases claimed 16,501 Canadians including 5,438 who died from lung cancer. Dairy convention The Alberta Dairymen's Association annual convention will be held in the MacDonald Hotel in Edmonton Feb. 8, 9 and 10. The ADA is composed of dairy plant operators, dairy plant employees, milk producers and dairy cattle breeders. Members from the four sections of the dairy industry will meet in general and separate sessions to discuss individual and join problems. The meeting alternates between Calgary and Edmonton each year. WE HAVE MOVED ART DIETRICH DENTURE CLINIC 222- -5th St. S. SCHWARTZ BLDG. 328-4095 BISSETT ELECTRIC (1971) 226 12 St. A. North Phone 327-7508 NOW UNDER THE NEW OWNERSHIP OF LEON J. CZAJKOWSKI Authorized Dealer and Service Centre for ff BRITISH SEAGULL .,.,,,, The Best Outboard SEAGULL Mo,or lor th, Wor|dl the legislature as an individual and not a puppet. "I plan on being constructive in the legislature and will support what I consider good government legislation. "It is not a matter of 6% loyalty to the Social Credit party or of crossing political boundaries. "I am not an independent in the legislature and what done in caucus will have my support. I am, however, an individual and will support good government legislation," A story in Thursday's Herald was creating a wrong impression and was overstated, Mr. Gruenwald said. Lethbridge - and Vancouver is several hundred air miles more. in distance - just because of the existing air transport situation in this area. "We have an interest in your situation and we are prepared to receive a submission from you," said Leonard Basleigh, assistant for special projects Transport Minister Donald Jamieson. Mr. Kotch said the chamber made a submission to Air Canada Sept. 9, 1969 with copies to the MoT, the Canadian Transport Commission and the Air Transport Board requesting that Winnipeg - Vancouver flights stop over in Lethbridge. "We also requested that Air Canada not pull out of Leth- Tuxis youths call for more Canadian business ownership A resolution calling for employee-management co-operation and ownership of Canadian industry was passed by the Tuxis and Older Boys' Parliament in Lethbridge Thursday. The six-day mock parliament attended by about 75 student junior parliamentarians from throughout the province urged the federal government to change existing corporation laws to provide for co-ownership and profit sharing. Neil Hughes, of Calgary, parliamentary minister of archives proposed the government forego nationalization of foreign - owned industry by forcing corporations to offer an ownership sharing program through the sale of stocks to employees. Through this technique, he said, Canadians will eventually gain control of industry. The technique would also stop the current inflationary spiral because unions would eventually fade out of existence as workers controlled their own destinies and production increased. Mr. Hughes said the plan would serve as a method of redistributing wealth while also multiplying it. Don Teeuwsen, of Edmonton, condemned Canadians for be- ing too conservative a n d not willing to invest in Canadian industry. He argued the system outlined was geared for middle-class consumption because poor people already had difficulty surviving without investing their money in industry. Because "Canadians don't believe in themselves" the federal government should nationalize major corporations operating in Canada, he added. Mr. Hughes said his system would insure public ownership without governmental involvement and control. Tuxis also dealt with several other bills. bridge and that PWA be prevented from taking over the Calgary - Lethbridge run," Mr. Kotch said. "We succeeded in stopping PWA, which, if allowed to come in, would only force our local Time Airways out of business, and then find the route non-profitable, leaving Lethbridge with no air service at all. "However, the president of Air Canada said the volume of traffic at that time did not warrant our request," he said. "In fact, if there are 21 passengers, it will break even the operational costs for a DC-9, and we did a survey which showed that at east 21 persons went to Calgary by Air Canada, Time Airways and by driving to catch connecting flights in Calgary." The MoT said since the last representation was made with Air Canada, there was nothing the ministry could do. "Besides, the ministry is primarily responsible only for maintaining safe operations of transport - the rates are determined by the Canadian Transport Commission," said William Dunstan, ministry information officer. However, Mr. Dunstan said Lethbridge could request its airport runway be lengthened - at present it can only accommodate DC-9s part of the year. "We will do that," Mr. Kotch said. LEROY'S PLUMBING AND GASFITTING LEROY Phone ERLENDSON 328-8403 BEAT DRY WINTER HEAT! i Comfort depends on- controlled humidity. Dry winter air causes a parched feeling in the nose and throat, dry skin, dry hair and static electricity. ? Our new power humidifier stops this. Give us a call, we'll install it on your furnace in two hours, then give your furnace a free inspection. ? No wasted water, it all goes into your air. Adds more than three pints an hour if needed. Thi3 unique comfort aid adds just the amount of moisture you set it for. For winter-lime comfort call: CHARLTON and HILL LTD. 1262 2nd Avenue S. Phone 328-3388 Certified LENNOX* dealer |CLIFF BLACK, Certified Dental Mechanic IBLACK DENTAL LABfj lower Ltvel . MEDICAL DENTAL BLDG. PHONE 327-2822 PHARMACY FAQS from O. C. STUBBS Have you been surpised to be asked whether the prescription you've handed us is meant for an adult or for a child? This does occur, occasionally, when there is no notation on the prescription concerning the age classification of the patient. We feel it's impor-t a n t you under- ____stand that we're not just being 'nosey' when we have to ask you for this information. It's important for both of us because a medication dispensed with the understanding it is for use by an adult can be actively dangerous when given in error to a child. All details are important in the practice of pharmacy, and this is one to which we always give special attention. We'll appreciate your understanding why this question can be necessary and why it is so important. Free parking? Of course. Free prescription delivery? Of course. Friendly, helpful service? Of course. Stubbs Pharmacy at 1506 9th Ave. S.? OF COURSE! Open daiiy 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Sundays and Holidays 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 900 p.m. OWEN AGENTS FOR ALLIED VAN LINES STRETCH STITCHES SWISS MADE GIT THE FACTS r�fT. 18 yeart ago elna fnV i* created Stretch Stitches. Now competifori are getting excited . . . Our 19S6 (15 years TAWl. o | d) SUPPRMATIC can do more than our competitor!' 1971 models. rkrr. The- elna supertax i. MATIC It rated the world'* moil ver�atile sewing machine. DON'T BUY UNTIL YOU TRY Far free demonstration contact SEWING CENTRE 408 5th Street South Phone 327-8877 or 327-8818 Unfortunately Only God Can Make A Tree The only part of a Yamaha organ we aon't make Is the wood. In fact, we go so far as to make the equipment that makes the parts. Even the wood gets special treatment. We cure it naturally for as much as 8 years to ovoid internal stresses. Then we dry it in our electronically controlled kilns. Only then does the wood enter the tedious, painstaking process of becoming an organ. It's not that we don't trust outside suppliers. It's lust that in 50 years of making fine organs, we've found we can make any part better than we can buy it. With one exception. And unfortunately there's only one supplier. But then, it's probably all right. He's been iin business even longer than we have. YAMAHA SUPPLIES LTD.  Car. 3rd Ave. and 13th St. 5. Phone 327-1056 "To our many friends and patrons we extend sincere best wishes for a very healthy and prosperous New Year." -MATT THYS AND STAFP WE'VE MOVED OUR NEW ADDRESS IS 1224 - 3RD AVENUE SOUTH. OUR PHONE NUMBER REMAINS THE SAME (formerly A. E. Cross Photography Ltd.) 1224 - 3rd Ave. S. Lethbridge 5314 49th Ave., TABER Phone 327*2673 Phone 223-2402 5444 ;