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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - February 7, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta lung cancer deaths could be prevented-Taylor CALGARY (CP) A large portion of cancer deallis could be prevented with co-operation between scientisls and Ilio pub- lic, says the executive director of lira Canadian Cancer Society. Dr. R. M. Taylor of Toronto, addressing delegates to an edu- cational conference of (he si ciety, said it is estimated that about 99 per cent of the yearly lung cancer deaths in Canada could be prevented if people would slop smoking. "The only controversy about Hie role of lobacco in the occur- rence of this disease is the controversy being parried on by the representatives of ihe tobacco indsutiy. "The scientific community has long been convinced." He pointed out that the U.S. government is devoting bil- lion to a co-ordinated scientific attack on cancer. "In the years ahead, more and more causes of c-'jncer ivil be identified." If Canadians want to be rid of present forms of the disease they must "at least co-operate and be prepared to net on the advice of the scientist." Seek poppy curb WASHINGTON (Renter) A team of U.S. agricultural and I economic experts flew to Tur- key Friday to discuss ways of helpirig projects which are to replace opium-poppy production by farmers in the Turkish prov- inces. The mission is an out- growth of the Turkish govern- ment's decision to curb the cul- tivation of opium poppies and provide incomes for farmers with other agricultural projects. Central gets the EDMONTON (CP) A con- servative central bank, "more conservative than any country lias ever is largely to blame for Canada's foreign ownership problems, Eric Kierans, former communica- tions minister, says. Claiming that Canada has been the victim of its own "bad monetary and economic poli- cies since Mr. Kierans told a news conference "there is more cement in Bank of Canada personnel than in Hie building." For one thing, there was S3 billion too much in the bank's foreign exchange fund, an ex- cess thai was artificially keep- ing the value of the Canadian dollar equal to that of the United States dollar and hurt- SOUTHERN ALBERTA THEATRES CARDSTON Mayfair Theatre "GUESS WHO'S COMING TO DINNER In color. Star- ring Sidney Poilier, Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. February 7, 8 and 9. Monday show at p.m. Adult. PINCHER CRtEK Fox Theatre "WILD ROVERS" In color. Starring William Holden, Ryan O'Neal and Karl Maiden. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, February 7, 8 and 9. Monday show at p.m. Adult. TABER Tower Theatre "THE LOVE MACHINE" In color. Starring John Phillip Law and Dyan Cannon. Monday and Tuesday, February 7 and 8. Monday shows at and p.m. Restricted Adult. MUSICAL INSTRUMENT Accordions (New) Reg. Now Reg. Now Reg. S549 Now ?479 Reg. Now S210 LOtU Men'i or Ladies' Priced fwm 25 MUSIC STANDS Rea. S.M POLISH Reg. 1.35 950 METRONOMES 10.95 14.50 15.95 Baldwin Organs Model Q101B (new) with wonder chord ond rhylhm. Reg. Model 5x1000 (new) with rhyihm Rog. 51085 Model 5x2100 (new) wilh ihyibm Peg. USED LQWREY willi ihyllim RHYTHM BOXES ELECTRIC PIANO ROCK ORGAN Must be seen lo bp. apprncialofl NOW 20% OFF 20% OFF .....20% OFF All instruments new or used carry full warranty BERTI SCHOOL OF MUSIC Exclusive Baldwin Organ and Piano Dealer IESSONS SAtUS SERVICE 2646 Soulh Pnrksitlo Drive Phono 327-0115 For Sunday viewing Phoni 327-5166 bank blame ing Canadian exporters. Based on productivity, Mr Kierans said, the Canadian dol- lar should be worth 85 cents in relation lo the U.S. dollar. The fund, which now totals billion could get along well on The other billion should be given to the Canadian Development Corp. to invest in growth in- dustries in the U.S. Then, Mr. Kierans said, the federal government should re- move tariff barriers and adopt new lax policies oriented to the consumer and to help Canadian industry compete with foreign competitors. Mr. Kieraus, left the federal cabinet last April be- cause he wanted to "challenge long-established economic poli- cies and said this would give consumers more money in buy "things made ill tin's courilry." After tariff briefs arc re- moved, at bay 10 per cent a year over 10 years, Mr. Kier- ans said Canadian contolled firms should be subject to a 30- per-ccnt corporate lax rate while foreign conlolled inler- esLs would pay the tax rate that exists in their own coun- tries- Faced with Gucli conditions, most Americans would pull out of Canada and be forced to sell their plants io Canadians. While admitting that re- moving tariff barriers would force some existing Canadian companies to go out of busi- ness, Mr. Kierans said the ef- fecl wouldn't be severe be- cause Ihe firms that survive would buy out the bankrupt would just be a transfer of capacity." Mr. Kierans said Canada is one of the few countries in Ihe world witboul any ground rules for foreign ownership and "business wants to keep it that way." There wasn't much time for Canada to decide wThelher it wanted to be a truly independ- ent, industrial nation or a sup- plier of raw materials. Monday, February 7, 1972 THE IETHBRIDGE HERAtD 7 Pollution money spending rapped WASHINGTON (A P) Poor people in United States cities get sicker quicker from pollution while Ihe govern- ment spends most of its ecol- ogy funds on the needs of sub- urbanites, a group of urban specialist said Friday. Among the increasing eco- logical hazards of city living cited by witnesses at a Senate commerce subcommittee hearing were: doubling over the next Gulf oil earnings up SPORTS ANNOUNCER PLAYS ROLE Television sports announcer Howard Cosell, riglil, playing ihe role of a Biblical today would be called an an- with Mickey Rooney, who portrays Noah in the special being filmed in Hollywood for broadcast later this season on ABC. Cosell an announcers descrip- tion of the flood scene. Scientists say human body deep freeze not difficult LONG, COLD BATTLE FAIRBANKS, Alaska (Reu- ter) A fire that caused an estimaled million damage de- stroyed three planes at a bang- ar of Interior Airways here. There were no injuries, but firemen had to fight the [ire in 17 degree temperature for four hours. Cause of the fire was not known. By DONNA BATINKTT KingHon Whig-Standard KINGSTON, Onl. (CP) In the space age, it is not difficult to put a human body into "deep freeze" and thaw it at a later date But technology has not yet ad- vanced to the point where, three Queen's University scientists say, Ihe process will leave tile body undamaged. ft is not possible now to have a frozen body revived and have the diseased organs that caused death replaced, Uiey say. That is "futuristic thinking." In recent years, many dead persons have been put into deep freeze by surviving relatives. The parents of a young Mont- real girl, who died of a kidney disease recently, had her body frozen in Los Angeles and put into storage iu the hope that sci- ence of the future can apply successful thawing and a cure. The Queen's scientists, a mi- crobiologist, a physiologist and biologist, said in interviews that human cells can be frozen indefinitely in tissue cultures and thawed without damage. Some insects have survived temperatures of 140 degrees below zero and lived a normal life. CALLED CRYONICS The new field iis called cryon- iics, derived from cryogenics, a study of the oehavior of matter at temperatures close to abso- lute 273 degrees centigrade. All important, said Dr. Robert Stewart, head of Queen's micro- biology department, is the rate at which the temperature drops. "Very freezing rapid or very slmv I human could be frozen and then makes large water j brought back to hie again." crystals which destroy or dam- Of human hibernation, phy- agc cells. In freezing human i siologist Dr. Vivian Abrahams cells in lissue cullure we follow asked, "why not the formula of dropping temper-1 "It might require an atures one degree centigrade a j amount of she minute." said, "bnt if we put the same ef- The temperature of liquid ni- fort into that as sending a man trogen, used for human deep- lo the moon, we probably could preservation, is alioul minus 700 degrees fahrcnheit. Dr. Stewart cited one of the problems in successful deep- freezing of a human body: "As soon as death occurs and even before, degenerative proc- esses are taking place. How much damage is done m these Dr. David Robertson, profes- sor of pathology, said uniform cell freezing is the major prob- lem in freezing procedures. "Ice expands in the last four degrees he said. "Ice crystals tear the cells apart if they're of a certain ze. "There is no evidence right now that a body as big as a lo il. It might cost million lo freeze and thaw the first per- son." Dr. A. E. R. Downs, professor of biology, works with mosqui- to-like insects that have a built- in ability to withstand periods of freezing in their larva stage. Scientists in Ms department have frozen adult insects in ethylene glycol and solid carbon dioxide at about 140 degrees below zero. The freezing period was rela- lively a few days. Dr. Abrahams said Ihe proc- ess of freezing and thawing a caL or a dog creates "feclmolog- ical problems that are pretty horrible.'' He did not elaborate. TORONTO fCPl Gulf Oil Canada reports 1971 earnings of S49.I million or SI .08 a share, up from S40.4 million or 89 cents a share in 1970. President Gerry McAfee do-, scribed flic 27-per-cenl improve-, ment as "gratifying" but said Ihe relurn on shareholders cq- j uily of seven per cenl is "an in- adequate level" to support ex- ploration activity. The company says in a report to shareholders lhat reve- nue increased substantially from higher volumes in ail' areas of operation, Sales of re-1 fined products were 7.3 per ccnl higher and crude oil processed in Gulf refineries was up 20.4 per ccnl over ]970. V> years of noise pollution, 80 per cent of which comes from cars owned by suburbanites. ore fruitful breeding grounds for flies and roaches, which leads lo an overuse of deadly pesticides. evidence thai city children are susceptible to asthma and bronchitis as a result of various kinds of ftir pollution. s I u d t e s proving lead poisoning from paint eaten by children or breathed from auto exhaust sharply limils how much oxygen gels (o Ihc lirain', of cily dwellers, combination of malnu- trition low-level digestion of pesticides leading to early dealh among the poor. Louis V. Lombardo, a con- sultant to the Centre for Sci- ence in Ihe Public Interest, said Die government's envi- ronmental protection agency must begin turning more em- phasis to (he cities, while con- tinuing lo concern itself with lakes, rivers and forests used by middle-class Americans. AM) Bljl.LKTS Bows used as weapons by Ihe Lcpchas of Sikkim. India, fired I no arrows but used "bullets" j made of clay. i DIETRICH DENTURE CLINIC ROSS A. HOSACK Certified Dental Mechanic Suile 8-304 5lh St. S. Ph. 327-7244 Lelhbridgi UNIVERSITY OF LETHBRIDGE CONCERT SERIES (1971-72 season) MALCOLM TAIT (cello) IOUISE CHAPMAN (piano) WEDNESDAY, FEB. 9th P.M. Yates Memorial Centre Admission: Adults Sludenli 50d Tickets: tcister'i Music limited Switchboard Operator University West Campul Dr, Bates named dean of UBC nied faculty VANCOUVER (CP) Dr. The appointment, effective David Vincent Bates, head of July 1, was announced Friday. the physiology department at McGill University in Montreal, has teen appointed dean of the faculty of medicine at Ihe Uni- versity of British Columbia. COMMUNITY SERVICES DEPARTMENT CITY OF LETHBRIDGE PUBLIC SWIMMING AND SKATING SCHEDULE SWIMMING FRITZ SICK POOL Wednesday, Feb. 9 p.rr p.. 7-30- p r NOON HOUR SWIM Public Swimming Public Swimming Friday. Feb. 11 NOON HOUR SWIM Public Swimming 700-9.00 Solurday, Feb. 12 Public Swimming................. Sunday, Feb. 13 Public Swimming p.m. Family Swimming p.m. Monday, Feb. U NOON HOUR SWIM p.m. p.m. p.iT SKATING ADAMS PARK ICE CENTRE Tuesday, Feb. B Free Public Skoling 530 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 9 Beginners Skating B.OO p.m. Friday, Feb. 11 Mollies ,incl FVe-Srhnolrit I rrp Sknln.q non.i Public Skalina p.m. Salurday, Fell. 12 p.m. p.m.' Public Skatin Public Skoling Sundny, Feb. 13 Beginners Skui Public Sknlmq I rjmily Sknling 1 00- 7 .10 7 30 HENDERSON PARK ICE CENTRE Saturday, Frb. 1 2 Public Skating p.m. Monday, Feb. I 4 Free Public Skaling p m. CIVIC ICE CENTRE Friday, Fob. II Free Public Skalina p.m. NOTE; Thorn will bo no Public Skating nl Ihc Henderson Pnrk Ice Ccnlrc on Friday evening, Feb. II, 1972 from p.m.; nor al Ihc Civic Ice Ccnlrc on Salur- ilciv evening, February 12, 197! from p m. nnrl Sunday, February 13, 1973 from p.m. and p.m. dun lo piovioui booking torn- mitmonlv Warner bonsiricl 3 WARNER (HNSi A worn- en's bonspirl was held here re- cently. Results follow: A EVENT: M. Smnvden, I. Shaw, R. Tarnava, I. Marcin- ko, Lethbndce; L. Gcrth, D. Jacobson, C. Rose, M. Harrold, Lethbridge. B EVENT: I Thompson, I. Linn, K. Gemmcl. K. Morrice, Lethbridge: .M. Nilsson, V. Laglcr, M. Folvin, P. Sloboda, Warner. C EVKXT: H. BranliHT. E. Morton. R. Cahoon, B. Notting- ham. Warner; D. Kuehn, I. Mc- Coy, C. Minion, D. Jones, War- ner. Dr." Bates, who will also be- come a professor in the univer- sity's departments of physiol- ogy and medicine, succeeds re- tiring Dr. John F. McCreary. Dr. Bates has been a visit- i ing professor at Harvard Med- i ical School, Univer- sity and Johns Hopkins Hospi- lal as well as other universi- I lies. He is a member of 13 pro- fessional societies, and tile avi- I thor of a 150-page book titled Citizen's Guide to Air Pollu- tion." APPEARING NIGHTLY MONDAY, FEB. 7 TO SATURDAY, FEB. 12 "THE THREE OF US11 AT THE MINERS' MEMBERS and GUESTS NOW FULLY LICENCED DOGS KILL, MAN Va. (AP) Police said Uvo or three large Gennnn yliephcrd dogs apparently allacKcrl arid killed a man Thursday nipjil. Sheriff G. W. Bailey said Ihe body of Wil- liam Brile. ahoiil 50, was found early Friday ill his slation abonl 10 miles wesl of here. Today's- Showtimes I'AIIA.MOI N'T Sliorl SuhjecLs ii.ln "Slrnw Dons" riMII Ui.sL Complolc ft. "AllA.MOrNT CFNIOMA Short Subjods "The Touch" Complete Show COl.I.KRK CINKSIA Sliorl Suhiwls One Complcl'' BUY BOOKS OF THEATRE TICKETS AND SAVE! a film of.startling suspense and involvement DUSTIM HDFFMAft COLOR "PULLS NO PUNCHES ROUGH AND TOUCH" RESTRICTED ADULT TONSGHT and TUESDAY ol and p.m. RESTRICTED ADULT MRAMOUOT TONIGHT and TUESDAY ond p.m. Elliott Qould mltigrnar Bergmans ADULT-NOT SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN MEm8.eflLuWYN.MWER Preunii A story of love. Rimed by David Lean Ryan's Daughter Svnng ROBERT W1CMM TRROR I-KMARO CHR.51tYVDR.ONES .OHM W 1X0 I.VKERN n SMWl TONIGHT and TUESDAY fi One Complete Show nl p.m. only ;