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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - February 2, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta Wedneidoy, February J, 1972 THE IETHBRIDGE HERALD 3 'Disnslrous9 reduclwn scored TEARS OF JOY Tears of joy pour from IB-year-old Sheila Rucko of Blairmore as she is chosen Engineering Queen and Campos Queen of the University of Calgary at the recent Engineers' Ball. The first-year chemical engineering student was one of five beautiful candidates. Standing next to Sheila is Lorinda Rowledge, one of the unsuc- cessful candidates. -Photo by Ed Arrol. Vegetable growers re-elect Vaselenak Tlv TtOSS Herald Nnvs Sen irr TAHICH. John Voscleni'k of was returned lo office as chairman of Ihc Alberla Vcgclahle Marketing Board at lire roeenl annual mccling of I delegates. James II. Tanner of naniwcll succeeded C. W. Friesen of Vauxhall as vice-chairman. In dislriel Fred Ilranac of Coaldalc, Mike Pul- ici of Tahci-, Sieve Tokarink of LeUibridge and George Friesen cf Vauxrmll were named new directors for two-year lerms. Robert Klok of Burdett re- mains on the board. Items stressed in his rejwii 1 15 rinks compete at Turin TURIN (IINS> A Inial of 15 rinks competed in the first mixed Imnspicl of I he season. The Howard Dunn rink won. The rink included Hov.-ard Dunn, skip: Brian Oscen third; Mrs. Brian Oseen, second, and Mrs. Howard (Louise) Dunn. The rink achieved a total of 31 points in three games. The Jim Ilaughian rink placed second wilh 26 points. Jim Haughian was assisted hy Jack Cook, third; Jerry Bar- on, second; and Kelly Haugh- ian. parley set for Feb. 9 CARDSTON The. Universi- ty of Calgary faculty of medi- cine will sponsor a regional conference program for all members of the medical pro- fession in tlie Cardston area Wednesday, Feb. 9, at 2 p.m., al the Cardston Clinic. Dr. Don Sturdy and Dr. Tim Myers, both orthopaedic sur- MB post locally CLARKKHOLM UlNSl-The Willow Creek MD has a new secret an' treasurer. The council has appointed Ruben Ilarlfelder, former as- sislan! to Max Gibson, now re- tiring to the position. Mrs. Jean Hoare has been appointed assistant secretary. Mr. Hartfelder has worked (n the. capacity of assistant secretary Irrasurer since and before Ihal he was secre- tary treasurer of the Town of Claresholm. He has graduated from a four year course in local gov- ernment administration from the University of Alberta. Mrs. Hoare has worked In the MD office for many years. Mr. Gibson is retiring after years' service with the MD. He had previously sei-vcd as secrelary Ireasurcr with the MD of I.aronihc. The MD council has made a new ruling on the replacement o[ fi-iycs for fanners and ranchiTS whore they have had lo be moved for widening of roads and grading. In ful ure no pnsl.s will be provided after the end of the year in which I lie mad work was rumpMc'l. Poisoning of coyotes was again discussed by council as some in the district feel they do more good (ban harm in keeping indi'iils under con- trol. Thr Ml) has a ruling that farmers in an area of Ihrec miles of where the poison is placed must agree to Ihc ac- tion. Jordan (lliri.slians fIDAM'M I11NSI Dim lo the inclenienl weather there was a poor [urn-mi! al. Ihe re- (rn! annu-'il meeting of the liril'llllll i'tllini riiiHUi. ij held in the church hall. A mcnimiam message was fivt'n hy Peter Walker in mem- ory nf members of the church whn died last year. Reports nf Ihe various church jiclivilio1; given. llcv. K. .Ionian of Pincher Creek a lalk on pastoral relations. geons, will act as resource people for this program. Recent developments in or- thopaedics is the conference theme. Dr. Sturdy is a well known orthopaedic surgeon at Cal- gary who for the past several years has kept a very careful record of the common ortho- paedic problems seen is his of- fice. He has galhered a wealth of information on this subject. Dr. Myers, practicing at Lethbridge, is familiar with problems in rural practice and will share his experience in Ibis field with interested doc- tors. The main function of the con- ference is to help the altending physician to understand new developments in orthopaedics. The conference in a result of expressed concern by local doctors to gain further knowl- edge about the medical prob- lems that require more atten- tion in their community. The U of C sponsors similar programs on a variety of topics throughout southern Alberta. All general practice and spe- cialized medical doctors in the Cardston area are invited lo contact Dr. Burns Larson al the Cardston Clinic for further information. Telephone 653- 3331. Mrs. Griffey- leads ucw devotional GRANUM (IINS) The United Church Women met re- cenlly in Ihe women's lounge of Ih? church hall wilh presi- dent. Mrs. Alfred (Pal) Dun- lop, in charge. Mrs. Kay Cairns was secre- tary in the absence of Mrs. Leonard (Lynn) Bailey Mrs. Ed (Islay) Griffey led flu- women in an interesting de- votional. Mrs. Kent (Clara) Peterson, who has been the treasurer for a number of years, resigned and Mrs. Pal "fRirtli) Cox ac- cepted Hie position. All other officers agreed to slay for another year. There were only nine mem- bers in attendance as the weather was very cold. Lunch was served by Mrs. Dunlnp and Mrs. Cliff (Stella) PciTCt. Sparwood Lious await charier NATAL (HNS) An impor- lant night for the Spar-wood Lions Club is slated for Sahir- tiay, Feii. 22, when they recievc Iheir charier nl an evening cer- emony lo be held in the Calho- Kc Hall at Ferine. The Fernic Lions Club has sponsored Ihe Sparwood Lions Club and Is helping wild many details nf the charter nighl. II consist of a dinner, prcsen- lalion of the charier and a dance, Passwords Snow removal hampered COLL'MAN (CNT Bureau) Coleman council learned at its meeting Ibis week that snow removal crews are having dif- ficulty with parked cars. RCMP has been contacted wilh regard lo this matter. RCMP has advised it will co- operate wilh the crews in see- ing the local bylaw is enforced. The bylaw indicates vehicles cannot' be parked on lown streets for longer than 72 hours. When snow removal crews are working the police will see that streets are cleared of cars. Violators oi Ihe bylaw will be prosecuted. RCMP was granted permis- sion lo use town owned radar equipment to enforce speeding bylaws. Signs are to be erected in several alleys in lown to pro- hibit parking in the alleys. Overnight parking creates a hazard. Alleys may have to be used in emergencies. A. Tuckwood, local dogcatch- er. was infomied that persons obstructing or hampering him during Ihc line of his fluty were subject to fines of Dog li- censes must be purchased by Jan. 31. Mayor Jchn Holyk and coun- cillor Graham Atkinson met wilb Calgary Power represent- ative Peter Morlcy at Leth- bridge and were successful in having the power company agree to moving its power lines out of the town's new subdivi- sion norlh of Coleman. The new area is lo be developed as soon as weather permits. The preventive social service budget for was accepled The 1973 budget will be scruti- nized in October. Council approved construc- tion of a new additional exil on the Coleman Community li- brary building as requested bj library secretary Mel Cornett. A special meeting was held earlier lo consider town em- ployee proposals for salaries and conditions lo work for 1072. Several recommendations have been made by council and sent to employees for consideration. frwin Schwartz was employ- ed by the town as a meter reader. Bathhouse to be built BLALHMORE (CNP Bureau) The Crowsncst Pass rcc- rcalion board has received word from (.lie department of Ihc environment a d v i K ing plans for the Crowsnest Pass swimming pool have been ap- proved and construction will continuc. Gonslruction hns now starter! on the bathhouse for Ihc nool. Bullock heads Provo chamber A nalive son of snutlicrn Al- berta, Gordon Bullock, has elected president of the Provo anilwr of CmnjiuTcc. AL 35. he is Ihc youngest pres- ident since 1921. Born at Lethbridge. Mr. Bul- lock is the son of A. K. Bullock, former Talxr busincssiTinn now living in Utah, and MIT. R. K. Warner of Murray, Utah Mr. Bullock receivc-u Iris early schooling in Hv is a pradualc of Brigliani Vmmp UnivcrsNy and served with tlic American Air Force Reserve, en active duty, for a year during the Cuban missile crisis. Father nf four children he operates a rcliii! husincss out- let at Provo, Ulali. UGG supper meeting held al Sundial area r? ecu Ire TURIN U1NS) The Unilcd Grain Growers recently hold nHiViim at the Sundial Cominunily Cen- tre. More Mian SO members and guests attended, The women of Ihc Sundml Handicraft (Juild catered. M. ,J. Dunn was chairman. Mr. and Mrs. Mike Taskal, delegates to Uie provincial con- ference, reported. Hugh Dickson of Warner, di- rector for Ihe United Grain (irowers, ;md his were present. Mr. Dickson roporlcd. Mr. and Mrs. Art Wiebe of IxMhbridge a 11 u n d e d. Mr. Wiolw is Ibe UGG fioldmnn. Mnsicial soloetiwis and songs for the evening were prcscnled by Dean Osecn and the Osecn girls IxMinca, Rhonda, Tracy, Lana and Tarry. by Mr. Vaselcnak included Ihe "disastrous" reduction in the1 eannor vegetable industry sinuc nnlioual firms recently took over local canneries; the "mile-stone" in Canadian agri- culture., Rill C-I7G, hailed as one of Agneulturc Minister Olson's greatest achievements; participation of members al the Unifarm convention; and a brief on the canning vege- table industry presented to the provincial government last year. The1 brief recommended the investigation of unfair trade practices, cont'nued research, c-GJisolidation of vegetable growers1 discon- tinuation of freight rale discri- mination, and ;is a last resort, subsidization of vegetable cr-ips. The meelinp before it a recommendation that, by regu- lation, the boaid could require the labelling of all canned veg- etables with the place of origin. This was said to be a require- ment in customer selection of Alberta canned goods. Stepping down after N years as a director, Ani.cn (Tony) Recreation areas accord is sought CAIIDSTON (HNS) The Cardston school division board met in two sessions to com- plete the January business. Willard Brooks dele- gated to seek an audience with Carclslon town council relative to an interchange of recreation facilities of the lown and school board. He will also present a formula for sharing the cost o[ proposed enlargement to the new gymnasium. Approval was given to the high school's request to apply lo the Town of Cardston for the use of the Chccsman Ice Cen- tre for 24 half-days each sem- ester for skating and hookey. Head gear must be worn hy all high school hockey players and provided at their own ex- pense. The transportation committee will review rales charged for the use of school and private buses and bring m a report. The bus from Hillsrping will continue to travel lo Cardston via Glcmvood (not across the reservation on gravelled A driver will be needed for the Seigfrcd Uiljcl bus com- mencing Feb. 1. Other busing problems will also be investigated. Approval was given for co-or- dinalor of special services Sackley lo leave at I he middle or June attend sum- mer .school. The board accept up to .10 teacher inlcrnees from Al- berta Universities into division- al schools about May 1. They will serve their practice leach- ing requirements. The board will send a dele- gation to Edmonton with de- tailed proposals with respert to tire school building project at Magrath. A pay telephone will be re- quested for the foyer of the Cardston High School. Approval was given for an agreement with Johnson Con- trols Lid., Calgary, for periodic servicing of the automatic heal- ing units in Lees Creek Ele- mentary School. The board was advised the high school student council de- clined to support any internal request for revision of the pol- icy on hair lengths for boys. Legal advice will be sought relative to the appointment and designation of vice-principals. Some additional seiTices re- quested at the Standoff Hutter- ian Brethren Colony School will he invesigated. Muher of Coaldalc on affiliations of llic marketing board and conventions ;jilfnrl- cd, noting HH? support received by the various associations. A crop insurance repurl hy roliring Cornelius Friesen noled no hail dnrhip the season. It of the inclusion of beans under crop insurance and noled a continued study on corn During the year, two losses on peas and four on beLns ac- counted for claims paid for some S13.MO. During four years, premiums collected of were offset by claims paid dur- ing the same period of S30.0-IJI denoling a comparatively sound position of the insurance de- partment of the board. Proces- sors contribute lo the premium fund. The financial statement, pre- pared by audllor Don Porter, showed marketing Imard assets at SIR.rsr, including S12.000 in bank lerm 55.561 in current accounts and in of- fice equipment. On Hie liabilities ledger. ?1. stands in a corn research account and Die board's surplus is During (he year income of included S2.M2 in grow- ers' and processors' fees and S992 in interest income. The year's expend! lures exceeded revenue by all exclusive of insurance receipts and pay- ments Guests at Ihe meeting were Murray F. Wilde. Taber dis- trict agriculturist, Ralph Trim- mer of Lethbridge, regional plant industry supervisor, Al- berta department of agricul- ture, and Kenneth Williams of Taber. producer representative on the Alberta Agricultural Producls Marketing Council. Mr. Williams advised the board and delegates that the council has now relinquished any control over grants which a local board and coniiiiissions. ;nd Ihal Ihe vegetable market- ing board is under-financed in comparison uith .some of lfir'. oilier marketing boards he found "collecting too high fce.s from the producers." Mr. Williams, on IxjK'ilf of (he marketing council, prrsrnl- ed a gavel lo chairman Vaselenak. Tabcr Mayor Arthur H. Avery said that while the hoard has Ijcen doing good work, the vegetable industry should be expanded materially. He sug- gested the labeling of cans ac- cording to source of product. It is now under board considera- tion as mentioned above. Giving their reports to (Ire meeting were inspector Arthur A. Anderson, quality of vege- tables sold for processing that year; and his wife, Mrs. Irene Anderson, long-time secretary to the board. MAGRATH (HNS) Mr. and Mrs. Robert Frase-r of Raymond are parents of the N'ew Year's baby born in (he Magrath Hospital Jan. 21. Daughter Becky Jo weighed seven pounds, 4'z ounces, and is their first child. Maternal grandparent? nre Mr. and Mrs. Don .Johnson of Magrath and paternal grand- parents are Mr. a'.id Mrs. Lewis Fraser of Ravmond. Recently Mayor Pingree Tanner presented the Fraser family with many gifts from town businesses and organiza- tions. ACTIVE TV FEBRUARY CLEARANCE 26" R.CA, COLOR Seg. SPECIAL 1238 3rd Ave. 5. Phone 327-5020 Wider, bolder massive twin whllewall profile puts more rubber on the road. Full 4 ply nylon >4 conslruclion. Five rib Iread design plus safety shoulder ensures reliable control and stability. EA. IN I PAIRS 25.45 J6.45 25.45 26.45 28.45 NYLON i RAYON BELTED FOR GREATER MILEAGE AND CONTROL Tomorrow's lira loaay! Proven nylon and rayon belled construc- tion for extra miles and extra safely. 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