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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - February 17, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta Thurtday, Pibruary (7, 1972 THE LfTHBRIDOE HBRALD 25 Roundup of District News .ri MtfTX tu Eleanor Harkness to judge music Pilots to meet CHANBKOpK (Special) New East Kootcnay Canadian Operating Pilots Association Flight executive has 49 mem- bers and plans a meeting here March IK and 10. Membership is slightly less Uran half the eligible persons, those who have soloed a mini- mum once and and are mem- bers of the national associa- tion, i New members will be added al the meeting. Grows higher COALDALE (HNS) The town had been requisitioned by the Lcthbridge Muni- cipal Hospital but it was not paid. A seven per cent interest over a period of 228 days amounted lo S28G. Tlie tolal payment will he msde shortly. According lo the Alberta Hospitals Act the is re- sponsible for (he amount re- quested. Socreds meet FORT MACLEOD (Special) The Macleod Social Credit Constituency Association will meet in the United Church Hall here Feb. 23. A banquet at 7 p.m. will pre- cede the meeting. Werner Sclmu'dt, academic vice-president of the Lethbridge Community College, will speak. Lcighlon Buckwell, MLA will be present. The pre-sessional meeling will be an opportunity (or people to bring their requests to Mr. Buckwell before the session begins March 2. President of the association is Ernie Patterson of Clares- holm. grant MAGRATH Bud Olson, fed- eral minister of agriculture, has announced a local initiatives grant in tlic amount of has been approved for Magrath. The money will be used to ex- tend the golf course and develop the town park area. Fifteen new jobs will be cre- ated. New water truck CLAHESHOLM Reeve Study complaints COALDALE (HNS) At a recent mooting of council, (he newly imposed rate for water used over the minimum was discussed. Apparently some citizens are complaining It was brought to light that up to 1905 the rate was 60 cents per gallons for over-the- minimum amounts. It was drop- ped to 20 cents per gal- lons and now recently raised lo 50 cents Der gallons. This is still 10 cents lower than in 1965. 20 appeals set COALDALE (HNS) The date for the court of reviision is March 8. About 20 appeals will be heard Serving on the court are local citizens Peter G. Martens and located to make general repairs to sidewalks, streets and parks areas, public buildings and the swimming pool. CRANBROOK (Special) Adjudicators for the fifth an- nual Cranbrook Music Festival, March 20 lo 24 inclusive, have been confirmed. Vancouver will adjudicate pi- ano, vocal and choir competi- tion. Leona F. Palcrson of Mjounl Royal College staff will adju- Eleanor Patch Harkncss Ihe speech and drania arts competitions, and C. How- ard Devike, AHCT of Victoria, the band competitions. Sponsor is Die Cranb rook Fraternal Order of Eagles Aer- ie and its Ladies' Auxiliary. Chairman for nrrangements is W. S. McCormack. Three secretaries are now ac- cepting entry form applications for this open festival, with Feb. 21 closing date for entry, after which a penalty applies. John Gossen Martens. and William Whitehecd and Mr. Gat-; Peter Pauls, appointed by coun- cnby appeared before council j cil, and councillors Earl and Mr Whitehead advised that the municipality was pur- chasing a new water track for use of the municipality, towns of Slavely, G r a n u m and Claresholm. It is to be used for fire pur- poses only by the Town of j town of Coaldale has received grant COALDALE (HNS) The, Claresholm and not by the pub- lic works department. The town is to provide stor- age for the nev.' unit the existing unit to remain in its possession. word [rom the federal govern- ment of a local incentives grant for It will provide jobs for up to I 16 pel-sons through Canada! Manpower. The grant was al- Forget grudges, sore spots Isberg urges C of C men By JEAN SWIHAHT Herald News Service FORT MACLEOD Jim bberg took over as president of the Fort Macleod and Dis- trict Chamber of Commerce re- cently. In addressing members he said: "With our centennial coming, we have to forget per- Barvirs mark anniversary in Barrhill auditorium BARRHILL Mr. and Mrs. Jerry fiarvir celebrated their 25lh nwiding anniversary flt Barrhill recently. The auditorium was dec- orated in mauve and yellow. County keeps tab 011 refuse COALDALE (HNS) Resi- dents are not supposed to haul their own refuse lo the Coal- dale nuisance grounds, north of Coaldale. Tt is jointly operated with the I County of Lethbridgc. Regardless of the town regu- lation they still haul garbage there. County of Lethbridge 26 offi- cials recently informed the tomi that a stnct log ivould be kepi by Ihe attendant al tho grounds of all persons deliver- ing to the dump and the source of die delivey. J Town council bad requested I such a record be kepi. The county said it would be; for a six-month period. Then the results of the survey will be reported. J Council had [ell Qin ant was no; necessary and! waj; not willing to share the- costs All rehi-se horn Hit1 town i.s lo he delivered by the town's .sanitary disposal unit of the public works dr-pni'lnicnt. There i.s :i pickup from ;ill residi'iices ;iml a twice-uei'k- ly pickup lor all businesses. The head table was centred by a bouquet of red roses with candles on either side. A wedding cake was dec- orated in mauve and yellow. The guest book was watched by Shirley and Brenda Lento and 150 guests signed. An evening of dancing -was enjoyed to ilie LeJito orchestra. Lunch followed. Seated at the head table were Jerry and Jennie Barvir and llioir children Terry, Linda, Allan, Gerald and Slewart; Mr. and Mrs. Frank Kostka and family, Mr. and Mrs. Tony Barvir and family, Gene Bar- vir, Jerry Kostka and Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Lehto. Ralph Lelito. as master of ceremonies, read an appropri- ate reading covering the 25 years of marriage. Mrs. Bill Lehto presented a purse of money to Mr. and Mrs. Barvir from neigh- bors and friends who came from Calgary, Okotoks, Barons, Carmangay. Iron Springs and Picture Butle. Mr. and Mrs. Banrir thanked their family, neighbors and friends for the memorable eve- ning. ANNUAL MEETING GRA-N'UM The annual meeting of the taxpayers of the Creek school division will b- held in Graiium al the Alex Mr.cfiresor Sciiool Feb. 21 The office of the school division is ljusy preparing Ihe financial sl.ilrmenls days and "we fire prelty says Secre- tary-lreasurer flay Congd o n. This dale is about a nionlh earlier Ihan usual in Die past years. sonal grudges and sore spots from the past. 'We must work as a strong, unified body and support every idea Hiai will make our town bigger and better. If anyone doesn't like, what we're doing, I hope Uiey will come to our meetings and tell us." Harry Taylor was Installed secretary, replacing Mrs. Mar- ni Goddard. She resigned for health reasons. Making centennial plans. Dr. John Walker said: "Why do we have to follow the calendar year? Why not proclaim the fall of 1973 to the fall of 1S74 as our The North West Mounted Po- lice was formed in 1B73 and arrived at Fort Macleod in Oc- tober. 1074. Dr. Walker's sug- gestion would cover both occa- sions. White Cow inquest March 2 PINCIIER CRKEK (Staff) Alberta Chief Coroner M. M. Cantor will preside at an in- quest here March 2 on tlifi dearth of 24-year-old Henry Phil- lip White Cow, found dead in the jail cell here Jan. 14. II will begin at 11 a.m. in the Pincher Creek court house. RCMP discovered White Cow. He had apparently hanged him- self on the bars witli his socks. He was a resident of the "HighbUEh" area on the Peigan Reserve. Apprehended in Pincher Creek earlier HIG same eve- ning, While Cow apparently ki'.'.ed. himself while a guard was on duly. TALENT SHOW NANTON Tiic Nanton 4-H Beef Climb Talenl show and dance will be held in the com- munity ccnire, Feb 2o al p.m. Tickets available (rum club members or at the door. Many enjoy vacations FT PEART. UV.RF.LT Hrrnlri Scrvicr It scorns thai winter is lioliday lime, lime lo travel south and bask in the sun. Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Woit- 1 returned nfkr spending two i weeks at Mesa, Ariz. Mr. and Mrs. Roy Hirschc and her mother, Mrs. Hope! Shaffer, have returned from a short holiday in Hawaii. H. M. Dickson is in California Ic arc in Yiimn, Ariz., for Ihe i for