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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - February 16, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta IN AND OUT OF THE WlNDOW-Jay Moore passes a box of groceries through the window to George Boslock, af'er a heavy snow shovelling session at Cardston. Sev- eral streels in the west end of the town were closed be- cause of heavy drifts. Most Cardslon residents say they have never seen so much snow, Hull Pholo Livestock men welcome change B.y DELIA WOOLF Herald News Service RAYMOND Livestock men welcomed weather giymg change in relief lo an- imals from the bitter cold and the heavy winds which have ac- compjnied most of the storms. Stockmen report their winter feed supply is diminishing at a faster rate than they like fo see for the month of February with still a long lime ahead for win- ter feeding. In most herds the heifers and cows in calf are being fed heavy rations in order to keep the animal in good condition for the spring calving season just ahead. A number of herds have been effertec! witli the disease I.B.R. known in slock circles as "Red nose." The disease when it gets Into Ihc herd spreads fast lie- fore it is detected. In the breeding slock it causes the animal to abort her calf. For an animal in calf it seems very little can be done until aflcr the damage is done; Hie animal is treated fcr the disease previously to the breed- ing season. In the mean time this year's calf has lieen lost which is costly to the producer. A check of the ranching area south in the Milk Kiyer Ridge Counij-y shows there arc still animals fending for IhemselvM in open fields the grass was good in Ihc fall and the high muds have blown the fields clear. TVre is slill 1.000 head of stock animals shifting for themselves at the Knight Ranch. The riders cover the herds daily in order lo cheek each animal and when Hie need ranch is coming through the winter in good form with no lieavy loss of flesh so far. He, like all other livestock men, has hopes of having passed the most serious portion of the winter. Mr. Jensen says there is slill a good supply of feed at the ranch and he sees no great concern regarding feed. The foreman reports there has been very little sickness in any of the ranch animals which wenl into the winter in good condi- tion. Cattle in the feedyards have been slow to put on flesh as they do not feed well during ex- treme cold weather. The high winds of the past weeks have blown the ice crys- tals into the animal fur whjch makes the animal have a tend- ency lo slantl with back towards the wind and take what nature has to offer. Wednesday, February 16, 1972 THE LE1HBBIDGE HERAID _ 3 Aviation council has united voice Aid complex NATAL (UN'S) hockey teams from C'ranbrook i of an upcoming provincial noin- I inating convention. fianlam Leo Nimsick, NDP, holds Ihe seal March 31 is Ihe dale sd, and Ihe place is Ihc Mounl Baker and Lclhbridge rcccnlK1 did their part lo provide funds fnr Ihc Sparwood recreation com- IMul, Cranbrook. This action comes on the heels They played an exhibition of indications Premier W. A. game here. I c- Bennett may call a spring Cranbrook won (i 2. I eleclion. Referees Jack Summer and Maurice Balin called a total of 12 penalties. Stars of llio game, as select- ed hy George Peter and Frank Mitchell, Hollingshead of Cranbrook. A. Mitchell cf Cranbrook and C. Miasliiro of Lelhbridgc. Plumbing firm STIRLING (HNS) In 1966 water and sewer lines were placed in Ihc village. Lillle did residents dream Dial within six To nominate CfiANBROOK (Special) years there would be a plumb- ing and heating business hero. Hex Seeley, v-ho spent his boyhood here, has recently re- turned v.-ilh his wife and Iwo sons and has now started his Koolenay Liberal Associat i o n own business, Southern Plumb- president TV Colour of Cran- j and Jleatmg. brook has notified members of; Mr. Scc'ey received his train- Koolenay conslilucncy. cover-, ing al Milk River and Cc'jpry. ing Cranbrook Kimberlcy-Fcr- lie has supervised .jobs Cal- nic and north to Ta Ta Creek, gary, a large general bospilal al Prince Rupert, and a radio station on the Queen Chcrlotto Islands. Committees NATAL (JIMS) Committees of the Regional District of East Koolenay have been named as follows: Finance and administration: L. Sharpe, S. W. Wilson, D. Shcrling and R. Lake. Planning: C. Maclson, L. Un-j gnra, J. S. IVIu'ling and T. Eeg-1 Ion. Praleclici! to perscns and property: V. Uphill, W. W. new, L. Phillips and A. W. sicky. Reorganized TABKR (II.VSi The Vaux- hall branch, LDS Church, reorganized recently by Taber! Strife presi'Ienl Kcnrcih P. An- and counselors Garth M. Harris ami Burns Vi'ood. Installed as president was Frink Anderson, lie .selected counsellors Rhine Eurbank and Vcrn Evan D. hope is bz-ancb clerk assisted by Ronald Wrijilil. Retiring as president after ilia years in office was Wilbur B Hansen whose counsellors were William W. Wright and Evan D. Easthopc. Auxilian' organisations of the branch will be reorganized as becomes necessary during the next few weeks. Carnival set COALDALE The R. I. Baker School Junior High Student Union is sponsoring a Caniival trcm 7 to p.m. Fri- day, Feb. II) in the school. There will be gsme booths for all Tickets for each booth will cost 10 cents. Procceo'.s uill go towards oli- Saining sweater Ihe R. I. Baker Suspicions confirmed By KOSS GIBB Herald A'cw.s1 .Service TABER Problems ci-coun- tered at a recent student-spon- sored dance at the W. R. Myers High .School here have prompt- ed a review by the Student Council of guidelines for rea- sonable student courtesy and conducl. Student Council president Dennis Kunimolo and secretary Miss Marilyn Pauls, accom- panied by principal Donald V. Kilbaclc, met the school board Lo discuss the recommenda- tions. They presented a cheque lo the board to cover property damage at the recent dance. Boras covers law for parents STIRLING 'IIXS1 John Boras. Lelhbridge lawyer End member of Ihc separate schooi beard, spoke at a Parent Teach- er Association meeting here re- cently on the subject of law as it pertains to the school board, parents, teachers and sludents. Mr. Boras staled many as- pecU of schooling, years ago, were considered privileges whereas today those concerned Snow drifting into the yards declare thsse' as Iheir "rights." has been a problem and some cases costly trying to keep the yards clear and some- what diy. Mayor may run for Grils CLARESHOLM (Staff) Ma- yor Ernie Patterson may run as a Liberal at the next federal election. Mayor Patterson said he has been approached by both the Liberal and the Social Credit parties. He said the Social Credit nomination is 'definitely out." I'm much more interested in the Liberals. On the whole I think the Liberals have done a reasonably good job in tryini limes." School principals and teach- ers of yesteryear held much mere authority than they do today Mr. Boras said there should be more trust and moral obli- is for Ihc animal lo be fed it is] Mr. Patterson would contest taken from lie open range into the seat held by Progresivo for C r o w- the feed hen There are some 800 head on daiiy feed. l''nr most pert Ihesc are Ihc animals. Th? Ranch foreman. Delyn Jensen, reports Ihc slock al tile Conservalive MP" foot. Jack Ilorncr. In Ihc 196S eleclion. Mr. Pal- terson was Ihc Socrcd federal candidate in the Lcllihriclgo rid- ing. Deanc Gundlock won it for Ihc PCs. Seoul plans lake shape for parenLs in Flallands area TABICII (MNS) The pro- pram is latins shape for Ihe observance of Scout Week he- ginning Feb. 13 in Ihe Flallands dislrid. The planning committee rcc- ommemts thai observance of the week be on a gnaip basis, parli- cularK Scout Sunday. From II) a m. lo '2 p.m. on Kalinvlay Feb. 10 al the Vr.nx- hall curling rink, Ventur- ers ami Rangers their friends will curl. Murks will be provided bnl pllrliripiinl.s should bronm.s. From p.m. lo It p.m. Fri- day. Feb. 25 at Ihe Taber Com- nninily Centre, south basement rfliim. a liohhv and craft show will h'.-ld The public is in- vlul. '1 IT dis- play will also lie shown. galion.s fell than the turning only lo conlracUs, ads and slrike measures. On the olher hand, parents sliould realize [heir school chil- dren arc minors and treat them as Riich. "Parents should look in Ihc miiror and say. ''I am respon- sible I am lo In comparing the old and will lie serving punch and C.irl I new .school acl, Mr. Boras felt Three showings of a playlet on the life of Lord Baden Pow- ell will be staged. First Taber there definitely has Iweii a step made in Ihe righl direction even though problems have do. veloped hdween teachers and Guides will supply coffee. From 8 a.m. to 12 noon Feb. 26, Sconl.s, Cubs and friends will participate in a tubing party at B place In he dele.rmined dc- j school hoards, pending on snow cover on Hint! It was of inicrcM Ihnl Mr. date. A hot lunch will bo pro-1 floras lived in Hie .Stirling di- vided by Ihe district council, Iricl. as a boy and allondcd M.iehincry is in molion school here Ibrougb Gr.-HJc have Scouts and Guides fill hon-! He recalls .sonic of his school- orary positions in the Icnm diir males, Lcllibridpc Police Ralph IMichetson. Reid ICrick- son, and Mrs. Judy (Proctor) Nilsson. Teachers remembered were Solon Low, Knlon llinpliain and Men have :il) trillion red cells Hyranl Slrini'h.iin. lie csp.'ci- in their blood, uonirn only rccnll.s I Iliirold CbrisleiKscn. ing Scout Week. WOMEN IIAVF, l.KSS pr Recommendations included lunching in the cefetena only; no smoking in halls, lavatories or gyjnjiasium; no drinking in Llie building; continued teacher supervision and employment o[ security guards; limited atten- dance at dances; maximum and minimum ages for students' guests; and student clean up following activities with pay- ment to the janitor for extra rJcan up nercssaiy following events. Suspicions some of the prob- lems at dances are caused by s out or town visitors were confirmed ivhen a security guard apprehended a Calgary youth drinking liquor in one of the lavatories. There was also a conviction in Taber magistrate's court of an- other youth for possession of marijuana. He was fined It is expected the guidelines for student activities can now be completed so these events can he resumed hy the month- end. I Memhers of the hoard were j impressed hy the mature atti-' tude and ohvious concern dis- played by student council offi- cers in taking responsibility for setting up rules of conduct in the management of af- fairs. More district OH page 11 lly NANCV Ik-raid News Service I CRAXJiHOOK An ICasl KooU'nay Aviation council has been forme it It hijs Com- munication among aviation in- terests; viable liaison between [aviation and the public; advi- sory or informative capacity when required; help wherever possible when aviation facility improvements or additions aro (Planned; and providing a uni- I led voice from district aviation for all levels of goveiTulienl. Any avia'.ion inteicsl is eligi- ble for council ineinbi'rsliip. This initial oiunril starts v.-ith Ihe city of Cranbrock rep- resentative Aid. Uuu city of Kim'ierlfy Peter Day; liambcrs of Cuminvrcc. Cran- bi-ook. Art Kimber- ley. Aksel Sorenson: Cranbrook Airporl nisnagei- Rill Purdy; ras'. Kootrnai COPA Flight if-lobcri Bryan; Cranlirock AoRAD (formerly meteorology i ACH JiJjrarv. i hand, room j considered TABER (HNS) Proposed new library and band room fa- cililics for the It. Myers High School here are being in- vesligalsd by superintend e n t j James L. George; secrelai-y- l-casurcr Richard M. Green-' j away: and Central School arch-; itect John Holden of CaJgai-y. Tlie committee will raporl I back to the board. Building committee chairman Mrs. Dorothy Dick said a re- quest for provincial assistance has been made. Existing band room and li- brary spr.ce are crowded. service) Of the ministry of transport Al r'oofcs; Haneman; and Koolenay Air- ivays David A. Dakin. Mi1. Dakin was named cil chairman and .Mr. man is secretary. flailed ejjfjijiries gw lo j 4711, Cranhrook. I Meelings are sel for tbr first j -Monday of each month at Cranbrook airport Representation fi'oin j East Kooicnay eoinmumtir-s and riving organizations is ing STRETCH .j STITCHES SWISS MADtf ...GET THE FACTS Jtrtttlv .SHtchiK.Now getting axelted Our 1756 (15 ycori'i IV-o d) SUPtRMATlti can dfi mora fhprt bur MATIC d ratitf ilw world'i -molt vinallli Riachlnv. V -Ji. DONT BUY UNfft toll TRY Far fnt (UmonMraHtn cantael SEWING aimtf 401 Slh Sttwt Joulh I Mwn> M7-8B77 er 937-MI1 mm mi m OOTWKS cow m w> ww FLMOR? Everywhere, actually because Alpha Milk makes the meal, wherever you go! Gn the trail or in the home kitchen discover iow Alpha's concciHratcd goodness and natural flavor doubles your enjoyment of hot coffee. How come? It's the real thing. Real niilk from prize herds grazing the fertile farmlands nf the. lich green Red Deer Valley. So crc.imy, it So food ve puaranice it. Unconditionally. The Alpha family of good products. ;