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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - February 14, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta Book now for this SPORTS WEEKEND OAKIAND, CALIF., MARCH 3, 1, 5. See NHL Hockey Gome Basketball Horse Racing far informalion and bookings call ART WILLIAMS TRAVEL CENTRE VILLAGE MALL PHONE 328-3201 The Lethkldgc Herald SECOND SECTION Lethbridge, Alberta, Monday, February 14, PAGES 9 TO NOW IN OUR NEW LOCATION CECIL OXENBURY DISPENSING OPTICIANS LTD. 101 PROFESSIONAL BLOC. 740 4lh AVE. S. LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA Ask about Photogray The lens that changes with the light. LCC students to boycott cafeteria By RON' CAUHVELL Staff Writer In an effort lo add weight to their demands for better and cheaper food, students at the Lethbridge Community College will stage a three-day boycott of the cafeteria in the mids of this week's Chinook Winter Car- j nival festivities. The boycott is set for KEN IIUHLHUIIT Hurlburt will seek nomination Ken Hurlburt, 43, former mayor of Fort Macleod, will announce Ms intention at a press conference this afternoon to seek the Progresive Con- servative nomination for the Lethbridge riding in the next federal election. The seat will be vacant with the retirement of Deane Gundlock, 57, Lethbridge MP since 1958. Born in Lethbridge and asso- ciated with agriculture all his life. Mr. Hurlburt is president of Fort Macleod Auction Mar- ket Ltd. and organizer of Prime Feeders Ltd.. a 5.000- tead cattle feeding operation. Mr. Hurlburt resigned as of Fort Macleod in late 1971 after foui years, giving pressure from business as the reason. Also seeking the Lethbridge Conservative party nomination is John Gogo, 39, regional man- ager of Investors Syndicate Ltd. The only Literal candidate to declare his intention so far to seek the nomination is John Boras, lawyer and former dis- trict farmer, the runner-up to Mr. Gundlock in the 1968 elec- tion. JEN'S UNIFORM CENTRE PANTSUITS UNIFORMS All Styles Colors 404 5th St. S., Upstairs Phone 328-3631 ART DiETRiCH DENTURE CtlNIC DENTAl MECHANIC Schwartz Bldg. 222 5th SI. S. Phone 328-4095 Wednesday, Thursday and Fri- day. Student organizers say the problem is one of inadequate supervision. There is one instructor for 30 students who do most of the cocking, part of LCC's regular food services curriculum. 'The cooks aren't to blame because tharc is inadequate su- pervision. The supervision can't be blamed because there is not enough of said student's council representative Darrcll Hanson. Frozen chunks of chili toast, with the bread wrapper still on it, 12 to 18 shriveled french fries for 30 cents are just a few of the incidents that have sparked the boycott, students say The boycott, which will in- volve placards and picket lines has also been timed to coincide with the annual LCC Open House when several hundred high school students will visit the cp'lege to have a look at what it has to offer. The protest has apparently been planned to make the col- lege administration look bad in front of about 800 prospective students. The "Open House" is set for Thursday. Faculty support is also being generated by UK organizers. T h e word has reportedly spread among the teachers to bring their own lunch during the boycott. An official of the Canadian Restaurant Association is to be contacted and asked to visit the college to evaluate the food services division. Students say they arc not only unhappy with the quality of locd but also with the prices they have to pay. They say an "average" meal in the" LCC cafeteria costs while a better-quality meal at the Medicine Hat Community College sells for 80 cents. Organizers stress that the winter carnival week protest will be well organized and quiet. "We will set up picket lines in front of the cafeteria and will discourage people from en- tering, but no force of any kind will be said Darrcll Hanson. The protest was not or- ganized by the student's coun- cil but is the result of "popu- lar discontent" throughout the student body, he said. The purpose of the boycott is to bring about improved food services by whatever method the administration wants Mr. Hanson said. Combined hospital board meets The Amalgamated Hospital Board will hold its first meet- ing tonight to elect officers and appoint committees. The meeting is closed to the press but results of the election and committee appointments will be announced Tuesday morning. The first regular meeting of Ihe new board, open to the press, is scheduled for Feb. 2.1. 'R B R-.QTI IF YOU HAD A HEART ATTACK TOMORROW Your chances would be tremendously greater than a few years ago that you could make a City council meet is 'town-hall' type By KICHAHD BURKE Staff Writer City council v.'ill meet one hour earlier Hum usual to- night, at 7 o'clock to give the general public a chance to dis- cuss any matter pertaininH to civic business. The town-hall type meeting will be preceded by a pre- sentation of the various pre- ventive social services pro- grams for the year. Between 4 and 6 o'clock rep- resentatives from Head Start, Meals on Wheels, the Golden Mile Drop-In Centre, Family Counselling Service, Family Homemaker Service and the YMCA Youth Centre in the Central School, will outline their proposals. Council has allocated for all the programs but must decide what amount each in- dividual program will receive. Under regular council busi- ness, two taxation bylaws are up for first, second and third reading. If the property lax bylaw re- ceives all three readings to- night, the tax-rate for 1872 will officially be set at 70 mills. The second bylaw provides for the imposition of an eight per cent business tax based on the assessed business of each firm in the city. Two other bylaws on the agenda deal with develop- ment in West Lethbridge. Three readings could be given tonight to a bylaw estab- lishing an executive commit- tee responsible for "adminis- trative d i rection, organization and policy" concerning effi- cient development of the land across the Oldman River. The five-member committee would consist of Aldermen Vera Ferguson, Vaughan Hembroff and Ed Bastedo. City Manager Tom Nutting and Er- win Adderley. executive direc- tor of the Oldman Hiver Re- gional Planning Commission. The other bylaw would allow the city lo borrow by debenture for construction of a water reservoir and pumping station in West Lethbridge this year. Other items on the agenda in- I elude: request b y Weltcrlich Construction Ltd. and W. I Stringham to have five lots on Lake-shore Road rezoned to R-2 from R-l single-family residen- tial; i report from the city man- ager concerning the snow re- moval account for 1972. As of Feb. 11, S20II remained in an account which held at the beginning of the year. The engineering department is requesting an additional for s n o w removal for (lie remainder of this winter j and for next fall; invitation from the Cal- gary Exhibition and Stampede for Lethbridge to enter a float j in this year's Stampede pa- j rade; i letter from a concerned citizen asking council to en- force more stringent controls on dogs in the city. The meeting will be held in council chambers at city hall i and is open to the public. POPPY FAMILY Susan Jacks, female vocalist of the Poppy Family, belts out a song for the 870 people who attended their two concerts Sunday night. The other members of the group are Terry Jacks and Satwan Sing. The concerts were the begin- ning of the week-long Chinook Winter Carnival festivities a: the Lethbridge Community College which include pancake eating contests, lug-of-wars, a free concert, a skating party and a wind-up cabaret and luncheon on Feb. 19. Finlay Photo C. J. M named to Alberta agriculture post Cyril J. McAntlrcws. former-, vision of the department and ly of Lethbridge and Vauxhali, j moved to Edmonton, has been appointed an assis-l He graduatcdjrom the Olds tant deputy minister in the Al- berta agriculture department. Deputy Minister Dr. G. R. Agricultural College with hon- ors in and went on to the University of Alberta and Col- Liepuiv iMmisier ur. u. c. Purnelfs-aid Mr. McAndrews j State Collef will take the post of assistant I Also announced was the deputy minister of farm and I i n tm en t o Dr. J. G. 0 Donogbue who mil serve as an assistant deputy minister of production in the department of agriculture. By MARLENE COOKSIIAW Staff Writer Today is Heart Monday. It's a strange name to the people of Lethbridgo because the city has always previously held it's canvasiing en a Sun- day. Heart Fund chairman Edna McMullin hopes that the new scheduling will work as well here as it has in Edmonton and Calgary. Five hundred and fitly volun- teers will call en Lethbridge residents tonight between 5 and 7 o'clock. There is no objective set, but the Heart Foundation hopes to exceed its 1371 donations of Why give to the Heart Fund? This is a question which mil- lions of Canadians might well p ask the Cana- i dian Heart Foundations arc conducting the annual Heart Fund campaign lo raise to fight heart and blood vessel disease. The incidence of these dis- eases is of epidemic propor- tions, with Canadians being affected. More than half the deaths in Canada arc caused by them. More progress has been made in the last 20 years than in all previous medical history. Many outstanding advances are the results of research sup- ported by Heart Fund dollars coronary care units in hos- i pitals, open-heart surgcy, or- gan transplants, new drugs and niplete bulanee drivers are trained ind lead a normal life. An emergency hea.t hospitals have Bloods plan nature park A Eloixl Indian timber re serve .which adjoins Watcrlon National Park will be converted into an Indian .natural park, says Ed Fox, Blood band man- I ager. I All tree cutting in the area will be discouraged from now on and some tree rep'nnting will occur in the near future, lie said. The timber reserve is nes- tled in mounUinmis terrain, and has ninny small rivers and creeks through it. Mr. Fox said the park will now be preserved for Ihe rec- reation of future Indian gener- ations. CMHA plans workshop for volunteers The Southern Region of the Canadian Mental Health Asso- ciation will hold a volunteer training workslnp the evening of Feb. 13 and the morning ot Feb. 19 in the auditorium of the Lethbridge Municipal Hos- pital nurses residence. The program is designed to introduce and improve volun- teer skills as a complement to the professional programs for the mentally techniques for treatment and surgery. The Heart Foundation con- ducts programs of professional and public education. Because of Heart Fund dol- lars, there has been a 24 per csnl reduction in the heart death rale in people under 65 years old, since 1950. Thousands of Canadians arc now alive who would have died prematurely if 1950 heart death rates prevailed today. Lethbridgites were surprised lo see the return Saturday of The Canadian passenger ser- vice of CP Hail, which last pulled out of Lethbridge July 3, 1971. It was by accident, not by design. A CP Rail spokesman said due io a derailment at Cluny, Ihe Medicine Hat-Calgary line was closed for hours Satur- day. One car of a west-bound freight train overturned. As a result, a passenger train was diverted and it pass- ed through Leihbridge at p.m. on its journey from Med- icine Hat to Calgary. AflvertisemGiit United Church council plans folly at Pavilion April 16 a coronary care unit to see you through thfi first critical week. Your physician too very much aware of the most modern core concepts able and he has specialists near at hand to con- sult with when needed. At home ofrcr a cornonary, special care must be taken. Did is controlled, exercise is planned, checlt-ups are scheduled and medication may bo prescribed by the doctor. Our prescription lab- oratory stocks ci great many medicines frequently pleserihed for hear patients. Capsules of Wisdom by ROD and GEORGE: Our Family Record System personalizes your Prescription history permanently. No bolder when you forget your number. Blue Cross easily supplied when lost. Deal in one Pharmacy for an intact reference for doctor's information. REMEMBER WHEN A CAPSULE TRAVELLED IN A MAN. DRAFFIN'S DISPENSARY AND DOWNTOWN GEORGE RODNEY Hnin Medical Bldg. 401 Slh St. S. 601 6lh Avc. S. Free Delivery Call 328-6133 Coll 327-3364 ippccl- Alore volunteers arc required in the province for the organ- ization to keep pace with the continually expanding psychia- I trie services. Three experienced members of the provincial office of Ihe association will be, in the city to conduct the program which is sponsored by the department dl culture, youth and recrea- tion. The workshop is open to inter- ested persons of any age. A co-ordinating council form- ed in January of 13 United Church congregations in the Lethbridge area plans a rally at. the Exhibition Pavilion on April 16. The moderator of the United Church of Canada, Dr. A. B. B. Moore of Toronto will be in (lie Lc'iiibrkige Medicine Hat area March s to 11 and a filmed interview him will be shown at the rally in April. Dr. Moore will be in Loth- bridge the morning of March 9, visit'Magrath, Cardskm and Del Bonita that afternoon, and be back in Lethbridge that night. He will visit Coaklale. Noble- ford, Karons, Picture Bnlte and Iron Springs the morning of March 1 and leave Lsthbridgo for Medicine Hat that after- noon. The April 16 rally has been billed as a "celebration day" under a U.CA1R committee United Church Adventure In Re- newal. An 11 a.m. service will bo given by Rev. A. C. Forrest, editor of the United Church Ob- server. Displays of photographs and oilier material will show United Cl.urch work around the world. A mission rally will be held in the Exhibition Pavilion at p.m., with a youth service at CYRIL J. McANDREWS rural resource development. Mr. McAndrews lived in Lethbridge during the 1960s, when he was manager of Ihe colonization branch of the de- partment of agriculture. He came here in 1950 as as- sistant district agriculturist. In 1966 he was appointed director of the program development di- Vancouver police and the Better Business Bureau are in- j vestigating Information Arthri- tis, which advertised in news- I papers across Canada for donations. The Canadian Arthritis and Rheumatism Society lias an- nounced it has no connection with Information Arthritis. Advertisements titled "Over- come Arthritis" appeared in The Herald and other newspa- pers. asking that S2 donations be sent to Information Arthritis at a Vancouver address. The Herald billed Informa- tion Arthritis for the advertis- ing but tlic bill was returned. Phone calls were also un- answered. CLIFF BLACK, Certified Denial Mechanic BLACK DENTAL LAB Lower Level MEDICAL DENTAL BLDG. PHONE 327-2822 HUMIDIFIERS AND FURNACE AND REFRIGERATION SERVICE Charlton Hill Ltd. 1262 2nd Ave. S. Phone 328-3388 THIS IS OUR STORE! YOUR HEADQUARTERS FOR ALL YOUR OFFICE SUPPLIES Ledger Sheets Columnar Sheets O Columnar Pads Columnar Books 0 Lodger Outfits Time Books Payroll Books Postal Scales Good Selection of Office Fu.nlluro CHINOOK STATIONERS LTD. 306 13th ST. N. PHONE 327-4591 TUESDAY SPECIAL! Our Regular 3 Piece Dinner TUESDAY ONLY SOUTHWEST AUCTION SERVICES REGULAR EVENING AUCTION AT THE AUCTION BARN 2508 2nd AVE, N. SALE STARTS TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 15th 7 P.M. CASH NO RESERVE Lots of continental bods single box spring and mattress, radio, 12x15'.2' gold and blue floral rug, cement, kitchen suite, two french doors, occassionol cliair, nice sheep skin jacket, 6 2x4's (6 ft. and 8 ft. lenglhO, four fiber glass trailer sinks, trailer jack, wall paper, piano bench, tele- visions, chesterfields, braided rug, coffee tables, beautiful complete bedroom suite, piclurcs and lamps. Fine Windsor Upright Piano In Very Good Repair Hand carved Rojewooci umumenis, Iransisfor AM and FM portable rojio, tiles, hair dryer, miscellaneous chnirs, bathroom exhaust fan, deep fryer, vacuum cleaners, two 12 ft. lengths 4 in. PVC pipe, complete oil heater, tapn recorders, hippie beads, Spanish g if two re, fridges, ranges, old refurbished wnll pendulum clock, windows ond electric motors, tapestries, tires, linoleum runners. Ice cream freezer, skates, 2 year old Viking fridge and deepfreeze, 1964 Mercury automatic transmission end var- ious parts. Elephant Tusk Ivory Chess Set With Board Hand Carved Chinese Origin Please remember if you wish to take advantage Of our free pick-up service nnd wish lo have your items listed in this ad wo respectfully suggest you advisn us prior to Friday of each week. Conio early rind stay Idle to take part in our door prize of delicious A W Chubby Chicken. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT AUCTION BARN Phono 327-1222 2508 2nd Avc. N. AUCTIONEER BILL HOPE No. 845 ;