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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - February 19, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta Book now for thit SPORTS WEEKEND OAKLAND, CALIF., MARCH 3, 4, 5. See NHL Hockey Game Basketball Game Horse Racing For Informalion and hooklngi call ART WILLIAMS TRAVEL CENTRE VILLAGE MALL PHONE 328-3201 The Lethbridge Herald SECOND SECTION Lethbridge, Alberta, Saturday, February 19, 1972 PAGES 15 TO 26 NOW IN OUR NEW LOCATION CECIL OXENBURY DISPENSING OPTICIANS LTD. 101 PROFESSIONAL BLDG. 740 4lh AVE. S. LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA Alk about Photogray The leni Ilia! changei wifh the lighl. Olson toughest Alberta MP to beat Jed Baldwin, tlic Progressive Conservative House leader pre- dicts Medicine Hal MP Bud Ol- son will be the toughest Liberal in Alberta lo beat in the next federal election. Mr. Baldwin, the 65-year-old MP lor Peace lliver will dis- cuss the election as featured speaker at Uie Lelhnridge Fed- eral Conservative ntimuiat i n g convention at 0 p.m. Feb. 28 in Urn Civic Centre. "Olson is going to be the toughest guy to beat in Alberta because ho has a personal fol- sairi a Tory spokes- man. Mr. Balclu'in said in an inter- view from Ottawa that the Con- servativcs have a "very good chance" lo win all 19 seats in Alberta. Currently the Tories hold 15 seats and tbe Liberals bavc the remaining four. Lethbridge MP Deane Gund- lock, hoivera1, predicted Alien Sulatycky, the ror Rocky Mountain will be the hardest Liberal in this province to un- seat in the next federal elet lion. Of Mr. Olson, the Lethbridg MP said: "He's rot all lha strong. A smart young farme type in Medicine Hat could gh him a hell a run." Mr. Gundlock, who plans retire at the end of his term after holding the Lethbridge rii ing for the Conservatives sine 1950, said Mr. Sulatycky ha gainec.' popularity with heate of gcvernmenl park policy in the House of Com mons. Mr. Gimdlock, who plans t attend Ihe Feb. 28 nominatio meeting here, was less conf dent than his Peace River co league about Conservaliv chances of sweeping all 19 seat, in Alberta. Referring to Premier Lough ecd's pledge to deliver all seats for thg federal party, Mr Gundlock said "any knows he can't always do 100 per cent of the things he'd lik to." The Herald sent staff photographer Phil Faulds to Waterton Lakes National Park this week to record the heavy snow- fall experienced there this winter. His pic- tures appear today on Page 31. The King and I to run March 8-11 March 8 marks the beginning of Winston Churchill High School's musical production The King and I. The show runs for four nights, the first one being stu- dents' night. Staged at 8 o'clock evenings In the Yates Memorial Centre the production involves more than 100 WCHS students, as well as teachers, children from the community and special as- sistance from (he Muriel Jol- liffe dancers. The story concerns an En- glish widow who has been en- gaged as governess to the King of Siam's 67 children. Played by Janet Duce, she is a dyna- mic, strong-willed person who frequently finds cause to dis- agree with the king's actions. Her attempts to adapt to the customs of the country and to the king himself create a series of hilarious and touching scenes. The king is portrayed by Al- bert Azzara, a Grade 12 stu- dent who will be remembered for his excellent performance as Max Detwcilcr in Churchill's 1971 producloin, The Sound ol Music. Olher major characters are MOVING? Gay Plomp as Lady Thiang, the king's head wife; Debbie Grey as Tuptim, the king's slave girl; and David Mann as Lun Tha, her lover. Tickets for the produclion are available at Leister's, Eat on's, Winston Churchill High School, the Yales box office or from Churchill students. Ad- mission is per person on stu- dents' night and per person on the following three nights. Nutting's salary set City Manager Tom Nulling has been retained in Ihal capa- city for 1972-73 at per year plus per month car and unvouchcred expense allow- ance. At Ihe same lime, Mr. Nut- ting was given a notice of in- tention by cily council lhat ho will be retained in 1974 for 000 a year. Council has also set the range- [or director's salaries at to Within Ihal range are Allisler Findlay, finance director; Ran- dy Holfeld, engineering direc- .or; Oliver Erdos, utilities di rector; Bob Bartlctt, commun- ity services director; and John ilammond, cily solicitor. For non union city em- iloyecs, a five per cent cost )f living increase has been es .ablished for this year. A general wage increase for city employees belonging lo un ons is more than cighl per cent per year over the next two AGENTS FOR ALLIED VAN LINES ROOFING C A SHEET METAL LTD. 1709 2 Ave. S. Ph. 328-5973 CLIFF BLACK, Certified Denial Mechanic BLACK DENTAL LAB Lower Level MEDICAL DENTAL BLDG. PHONE 327-2822 SAFETY DEPARTMENT OFFERS Commorcial Testing Bicycle Safety Training 1 Snowmobile Safety Lecluroi Driver Educalion and Training I Adanced Defensive Driing Counoi 1 Girl and Her Cor Care Coursci I School Safety Palrof Training i Snfcly Education ALBERTA MOTOR ASSOCIATION 903 3rd Ave. Lcthbridgo Phone 328-1771 ONE MORE FOR THE ROAD It didn't fake much Winter Carnival. However, it did take a bit of prodding lo concludes Ion prodding lo get students involved in the pancake ealing get some of ihe over-enthusiastic students away from contest during the Lefhbridge Communily College Chinook ihe fable when if was all over. The week-long carnival ight wilh the crowning of Ihe carnival queen. -Ed Finlay Photos tcDougal raps Peigan community centre pr oposal By GREG McINTYRE Stalf Writer hier Morris McDougal has ired a couple of pot shots at a rroposal lo raise enough money o build a community centre on be Peigan reserve, Peigan band councillors were hown a 50 page study by tanley Associates Engineering Ltd., a Calgary firm of consul- ants, thai said a com- mercial culture recreation en Ire could be built on the re- erve with money raised from ogging and ranching. Chief McDougal said the pro- xisal, commissioned by the Pei- an development committee, fould upset a current arrange- ment that permits individual In- ians to graze cattle free with and cattle. The plan would also be hin- ered by an Indian Act rule thai equires all money raised on the eserve to be cleared through rttawa, he said. HoTvever, Chief McDougal said the band council would take the plan back to the re- serve for consideration. The band council may con- sider the plan at a meeting Feb. 29, said band manager Henry Potts. Mr. Potts, a former member of the Peigan band council, said the development plan could be a "valuable first step" toward improved living conditions for tht Indians who live on the acre reserve east of Pincher Creek. "That community centre in the plan is badly he said. At present recreation activ- ities are held in the gymnasium of an elementary school at the Brocket based reserve or in a community hall "badly in need of repairs." People from the reserve (lo most of their shopping at Pinch- er Creek or Fort Macleod, he said. The two month, study paid for by the Indian affairs department, says "if the cattl and limber industries are dc veloped as recommended in the sludy, sufficient profit can bo made lo finance the construe tion and operating costs of D commercial cultural recrea tional building within a b o u three years, or by the fall o 1974." A square foot build ing would include: a store, laun dromat, barber shop, pool room band office, Indian affairs ol fice, public health office, indus trial and handicrafts room, li brary and lecture rooms. Tte total cost would also include construction of a 400 seat, ice arena. Skating surface would be nat ural ice, however, since the cos of an artificial ice making plan was not included. The report, however, says the band must undertake a five-year Workman begins cleaning up debris Store battered by car Lethhridgc cily police have found a car believed involved in a scries of collisions with Ihe Kirk Tire (IBM) Lid. build- ing, 1621 3rd Ave. S. early this morning. A search for (he car's driver continued at press time. Jerry Kirk, one nf the com- pany's owners, said it appeared Ihe front of Ihe building had been sni.nshcil into nt least Lhrce limes by a vehicle ol some sorl. Destruction lo Ihe building included three smashed plate glass windows, damage lo Ihe window frames and inside wall panelling around them, and nt least one broken wail inside the building. The steel rack in fronl of Ihe building used lo display a heavy equipment lire was also badly bent, Mr. Kirk said. An cslimalc of the lolal dam- ages was not available. The damage was reported lo cily police by an unidentified city resident shortly after 2 a.m. today. EXTRA WEAR FOR EVERY PAIR SHOE REPAIR MIKE HANZEL 317 7lh STREET SOUTH program to develop logging and ranching. The reserve has enough tim- ber to employ Indian loggers for three years, said the report. In 1974 contracts should be ar- ranged with Johnson Bros., a sawmill company, to keep the logging company wurking dur- ing 1975 and 1976, cutting tim- ber off the reserve. Chief McDougal said the re- port did not give enough con- sideration to access roads into reserve timber stands, and the logging operation will require more study. The report called for crea- tion of legally incorporated companies, responsible to Uie Peigan band council, to run both the logging company and the reserve ranch. The Peigan band ranch, the CY Ranch, began a major ex- pansion in 1966 and is current- ly one of the largest ranches in Alberta and (he major source of reserve revenue. The Stanley Associates report said Uie ranch must set out a five-year growth program, with month-tc-monlh objectives and an annual budget. "If you're going to go after Lha' potential revenue and com- mit those funds, you are going to have, to go about it in a busi- Local AW A group protests park plan The proposed de- velopment of a massive rec- reational area at Lake Louise should not be allowed to go ahead until Ihe federal govern- nenl adopts a two-park policy, a conservationist says. Dr. Luke Stebbins, president of the Lethbridge chapter of the Alberta Wilderness Asso- ciation, said the development bes in the face of present na- tional parks policy. He said there are at least 17 articles in the policy which are n direct conflict with the Lake jouise development. "If the federal government is not going to follow its present TOlicy, Lhen Lhey should de- 'elop a new he said. Dr. Stebbins said the two- sark policy should sec poten- lal recreation areas covered one policy and set strict regulations for the preservation f wilderness areas in a sec- nd policy. "Until the federal parks pol- cy is changed, the Lake Louise roject should not go aid Dr. Stebbins. "Personally, I am noil pposed to the development if j Kit is what Uie majority of j he said. I 'But it has lo lead lo n two- ark policy." Dr. Stebbins, a biology pro- NEW and USED ORGANS MUSICLAND WE TAKE GRAINI HUMIDIFIERS AND FURNACE AND REFRIGERATION SERVICE Chnrlton Hill Ltd. 1262 2nd Ave. S. fhono 328-3368 fessor at the University of Lethbridge, said his associa- tion will meet Tuesday at p.m. in the Canadian Western Natural Gas Company auditori- um to prepare personal briefs, which will be presented to (ho department of Indian affairs and northern development at a jublic hearing in Calgary next month. The public is invited to at- tend. The Imperial Oil develop- ment would see the establish- ment of boutiques, dis- cotheques, gormct restaurants, a health spa, specially cloUiing shops, and other such ameni- ties at Uie Lake Louise site. ART DIETRICH DENTURE CLINIC DENTAL MECHANIC Schwartz BMg. 222 Slh SI. S. Phone 328-4095 ness b'ko Jim Lore, an agriculture expert with Stan- ley Associates told the band council. Accidents A total of damage and three minor injuries resulted in two separate collisions with parked cars early this mor- ning. Damages totalled when a car driven by Karl Mueller, Taber, collided with a parked car owned by Alen Fomradas in the BOO block of 6th Ave. S. Karl Mueller and Jack Sleighlon also of Taber, a pas- senger in his car, were taken to Lethbridge Municipal Hos- pilal, treated for minor in- juries and released. Victor JL Zielinsld, CoakMo received minor injuries i n a accident when the car ha was driving collided with park- ed cars owned by Norman Alfred, 1404 15lh St. S. and Ed- ward A. Hegi, 1014 I6lh S. in the 1500 block of 3rd Ave. S. Auglo o Distributors SERVICE CENTRE 419 5th Street South Phone 328-6922 NOW OPEN GovernmenF Licensed Technician Repairs lo Radios, Televisions and Tape Recorders. 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