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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - February 19, 1975, Lethbridge, Alberta Hall of Fame member Veteran film director dies LOS ANGELES (AP) Veteran film director George Marshall, 84, died in a hospital here following a two-week fight with pneumonia. Three days earlier he became the third director to be inducted into the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Hall of Fame. Marshall directed early Alice Faye musicals for Samuel Goldwyn .Studios, where he worked most of his career, as well as the Goldwyn Follies and numerous other pictures. He directed 12 of the final R.A. HOSACK CtrtlflKl D.ntil DIETRICH DENTURE CLINIC Suit! 6 304 5th St. S. Ph. 327-7244 segments of the Lucille Ball television show. He also was an occasional actor, appearing most recent- ly in a segment of the Police Woman television series. REUNITED ROME (AP) Soviet ballerina Valeria Fedicheva, expelled from Leningrad's g Nudity okayed LONDON (CP) Local of- ficials in British coastal resorts will be free to authorize total nudity on their beaches this year, Agence France Presse reported Monday. The ruling by Home Secretary Roy Jenkins made public here has already stirred up a furore. OLD TIME DANCE At St. Patrick's Church Basement 318-10 Street South SATURDAY, FEB. 22nd P.M. Old time waltzes, fox-trots, 2 step, polkas. Schottlsches. call of the pipes, 7 step, squares, mixers, fun dances, etc. Everyone welcome... come have fun with us! LUNCH "GOOD NEWS" MISSION POSSIBLE IN CHRIST EVfeRV tHURSDAY P.M. CABLE CHANNEL 2 FULL GOSPEL BUSINESSMEN'S FELLOWSHIP For Mora Information Call f HANK TINORDI at SOUTHERN ALBERTA THEATRES CARDSTON Mayfair Theatre "THE BLACK WINDMILL" starring Michael Caine Donald Cleasence. Wednesday, February 19. Show at p.m. ADULT NOT SUITABLE FOR CHILD- REN. PINCHER CREEK Fox Theatre "THE PAPER Wednesday, February In color. Show at p.m. ADULT. 19. TABER Tower Theatre "THE GREAT GATSBY" starring Robert Redford Mia Farrow. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sat- urday, Ferbruary 19, 20, 21, 22. Wednesday shows at p.m. ADULT. 747 Jl CRUISER: Florid! Ditiiv World. D.C. Tew. Washington D.C. Cape Kennedy Space Centre. Cocoa Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Miami Beach Nassau. In the Bahamas, Wall Disney World. Pensacola, San Antonio, El Paso, Juarez Mexico. .Phoenix.1 Lw Vegas. Feb. AS LOW AS FinMTS' 111 RlKtarS' (To Idaho, Nevada, California, Reno, San Francisco. Hollywood, Disneyland, Las Vegas aboard the 747 Jumbo Sightseeing Cruiser of Northern Bus. San Diego, Mazatlan, Acapulco Puerto Vallarto aboard the luxury P C. Princess Cruise Ship. 20 day tours. Escorted by Steve and Cathy Kotch. mftfm Feb. 24th. Twin as lowas wllia Co-sponsored by Northern Tours and Thomas Cook World Travel Service. Limited amount of space per tour. Feb. 28th 16 days. Reno, San Francisco. Fishermans Wharf, Knotts Berry Farm, Hollywood, Disneyland, San Diego, Tijuana Mexico, Palm Springs, Las Vegas AS LOW AS DUmylHi. Sll OltfO. Ill IMC. San Fran. Cisco. Fisherman's Wharf, Hollywood, Universal Studios, Knotts Berry Farm, Palm Springs. March 1st. 16 days AS LOW AS Las Vegas March 10 AS LOW AS Wilier Las Vegas. Reno. Palm Springs. March 13th, 11 days....................... AS LOW AS Washington, D.C. Tour. Washington, D.C., Cape Kennedy Space Centre, Cocoa Beach, Fort Lauderdale. Miami Beach. Nassau in the Bahamas, Walt Disney World. Pensacola, San Antonio. El Paso. Juarez Mexico, Phoenix. MaaM79-24days AS LOW AS SCM.SO Easter Holiday Ml t Gamble Special. Las vegas P Springs. March 28th -0 days TsLoWAS Elttir MUlf TNT. Reno, San Francisco, Fisherman's Whorl. Dlsnevland, Hollywood, Universal Studios, Las Vegas, March 27th, 11 dap AS' LOW AS l, DfMq WirM, D.C. TW. Washlnlon, D.C.. Cape Kennedy Space Centre. Cocoa .Beach. Fort Lauderdale, Miami Beach, Nassau in the Bahamas. Walt Disney World, Pensacola. San Antonio, El Paso, Juarez, Mexico, Phoenix. Las Vegas. 24 days April 5 AS LOW AS WHtflll SpCW. San Francisco. Disneyland, San Diego, Tijuana. Palm Springs. 16 days. April 7 AS LOW AS CtHdnill. TINtM SIMM. (Same as above for the places. 16 days April 19 !77 AS LOW AS AS LOW AS Duty NuMfe SpwW. 20 Art 21 AS LOW AS Luxury Motor Coach and Steamship. Cruises to Mexico and Hawaii. KKMl HEW JMM 747 MXTKEM EMMIM MOW III OftMTMN M NMTMMrf RIFT "World's Only Airline Service On The Ground" NORTHERN BUS TOURS (IIOTIC INTERNATIONAL TOUM) Phont 327-3536! THOMAS TRAVEI-LETHBRIDO.E Phoiw Kirov Ballet company after marrying an American, has arrived in Rome to be re- united, with her husband, Martin Friedman of the Baltimore ballet. The 37-year-old dancer, carrying her eight-month-old son in her arms, told reporters she could no longer live away from the stage and away from her husband. "We will be going to the United States soon and I hope to begin dancing she said. Miss Fedicheva married Friedman early in 1974 after a 13-year engagement. The cou- ple met in Philadelphia in 1961 while the Kirov was in the U.S. After the marriage, Miss Fedicheva lost her job with the Kirov and was forced to take a teaching post in Leningrad. She applied for an exit visa about a year ago. Shah passes ski club test PONTRESINA, Switzerland (AP) The shah of Iran is how a member of the Club 8847 Piz Lagalp Mt. Everest. To join, he had 6Vz hours in which to ski 11 times down a two mile run on Piz Lagalp near this Swiss community, covering a difference in altitude of meters the height of Mt. Everest. He also had to carry his skis on a 25 minute uphill march from a cable car station to the mountain peak. "He passed the test said Eugenio Ruegger, director of the Lagalp group that sponsors the club. Wedneiday, February 19, 1975 THE LETHBRIDQE HERALD 7 Basement used for development of film archives Songwriter by accident Clifton Davis, who portrays the girl-chasing barber on "That's My is a fast talking, always-mugging veteran of both the New York stage and Holly- wood TV. He is also a rookie songwriter, who got into that area of the entertainment world by accident. He says that 1975 is the year he's going to make his big push into musici both as a songwriter and as a pop singer. Popularity growing Music club big success By IAIN MacLEOD MONTREAL (CP) Fran- cine Hershorn talked com- pulsively throughout lunch. Even a crepe flambee could not side-track her enthusiasm about a thriving music club ELKS PUBLIC BINGO 1251 3rd AVENUE SOUTH EVERY THURSDAY 8 p.m. 16 GAMES NIW BLACKOUT Played Till Won (No Number Limit) IF WON ON A BLUE BONUS CARD (No Limit Purchased) PAYS DOUBLE No one 16 ycirt illowed PUBLIC-UPSTAIRS ELKS and INVITED GUESTS ONLY DOWNSTAIRS Playing all this Week "SOUTH COUNTRY" Saturday, February 22nd Upstairs "RAYMOND CANADIANS" Allied Arts Council The Alberta Drama Festival Association ONE-ACT DRAMA FESTIVAL Tonight! West Side Players Harlequin Players U of L Drama Dept. Final Adjudication this evening YATES CENTRE p.m. Tickets Games Athletes No Charge which, in less than a year, has become a bubbling nucleus for the music scene here. Set against the picturesque background of Vieux Mon- treal, amid the colorful sur- roundings of 18th-century ar- chitecture and quaint cobbles- tone streets, 1'Eveche today stands as a perfect showcase for Quebec's musical talents. Converted from the former dining room of a hotel in the centre of the old district, Place Jacques Cartier, 1'Eveche has been operating as a club for about three years, catering at first for chansonniers and more tradi- tional French-Canadian music makers. However, the club's upsurge in popularity over the last nine months since Francine took over management is probably due to her belief that "music has no language barriers." Today, hordes of singers and groups, many from out- side the province, clamber to be billed at this much sought- after venue. Many English- speaking artists, who have settled in Montreal in the hope that here they can jump on the musical merry-goround, have regarded 1'Eveche as a first real break. Francine, a beautiful 30- year-old French-Canadian, says the club provides a healthy integration of French and English music and, de- spite criticism from more tra- ditionalist Quebec music people, tries, to present a 50-50 balance between English-and French-speaking artists for the week-long engagements at HOTEL Lounge ENTERTAINMENT NIGHTLY LIL LARTER yvwwwvwwvwwwwvt Tavern: TOM and KURT 4 HOTEL "To me, there are no bar- riers in music, whether they be political, ethnic, language or she said. "Above all, I choose an artist for his and I'm very choosy." Show Times PARAMOUNT THEATRE: MAN WITH GOLDEN GUN: LAST COMPLETE SHOW: ADULT NOT SUITABLE CHILDREN THURSDAY MATINEE: Short Subjects: TARZAN AND JUNGLE BOY: ONE COMPLETE SHOW: FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT PARAMOUNT CINEMA: DR. ZHIVAQO: ONE COMPLETE SHOW: ADULT ENTERTAINMENT COLLEGE CINEMA: Short Subjects: JEREMIAH JOHNSON LAST COMPLETE SHOW FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT L'Eveche, she says, contrib- utes to the development of Quebec's links with musical goings-on outside since it pro- vides a strong channel for up- and-coming artists from the rest of Canada, the United States and Europe to achieve recognition on the lucrative Quebec market. "In the same way, the club is ideal for promising French- Canadian musicians not only as a means to make it in Que- bec but also outside the prov- ince since promoters from say Toronto or New York always pop in when they're in town to check what's going down on our local scene." Francine said she deliber- ately "mixes things up" to provide one week, for in- stance, rock, the next, folk, the next, bluegrass, followed by a week of blues or jazz. "It's a real pot-pourri of she said. And the public loves it. Most nights, crowds line up outside, sometimes 10 deep, waiting to get in. Admission is on week nights and during the weekends. Its popularity is causing some headaches for Francine who's reluctant to change 1'Eveche from an informal club where one can spend the entire evening and watch all three sets of music, to the more formal concert club set- up. "The whole essence of the club is the fact you can come down here and stay for the whole she said. "I don't want to switch to turn- ing everyone out after one set so the people waiting outside can come in. I think it would lose a lot of its appeal if peo- ple felt they could only stay for a couple of hours." She plans, however, to ex- pand the club's .capacity from the present 180 seats to about 250 in the next few months to accommodate larger crowds. STALIN GETS COVERAGE It was announced March 13, 1953, that 672 million copies of the works of Marshal lodis Vissarionovich Dzhugashvili, alias Stalin, had been sold or distributed in 101 languages. OTTAWA (CP) In the basement of a large old build- ing on Wellington Street Sam Kula and his 16-member staff are making a home for old feature films, newsreels and documentary films made by Canadians or filmed in this country. For three years the Public Archives of Canada have been developing national film ar- chives under Mr. Kula's di- rection. "The idea is to make every film available to the public, but they must be serious stu- dents of in studying directorial skills or composition, for ex- just people com- ing in to indulge a Hobby or high-school students working, on a Mr. Kula said. Movies have been with Ca- nadians since 1896, when the Holland Brothers began their tours with film shows and fairs throughout the country and the United States. Canadian Film Institute (CFI) records show that 67 feature films were made in Canada between 1896 and 1939. However, there was little interest in saving them. Most of the early cluding the first Canadian feature, Madeleine de Ver- cheres, made about 1912, and film footage about the First and Second World Wars- were lost. The immediate concern of the archives is to find origi- nals or copies of films made since 1896. Preserving early films takes money- and care. Old nitrate film is highly flam- mable and needs controlled storage. Copying old black-and-white nitrate film onto newer ace- tate safety film costs 50 cents a foot. Rewinding, boxing and storing is also expensive. The earliest collection of Canadian film was made by the National Film Board, which came into being in 1939. In 1967 the film board had a fire in its Montreal warehouse that destroyed many old films. This hastened the or- ganization of the national film archives and the search for copies of films lost in the fire extended under its direction across Canada, the United States and abroad. Now many have been recov- ered, reprinted and stored. The project has worked in co-operation with the CFI, which had started its own Ca- nadian film archives a num- ber of years before. One aim of the national film archives is to consolidate and co-ordinate the federal gov- ernment's interest in motion pictures and television, Mr. Kula said. "This involves the re- sources of the National Film Board, the CBC and other government departments and agencies, as well as films pro-, duced with the participation of the Canadian Film Devel- opment Corp. and the Canada Council." He said Jie hopes to include videotapes of television pro- grams, representative' films of program series, industrial Vows renewed SAN JUAN (AP) Pablo Casal's widow, Martita, and pianist Eugene Istomin have renewed their marriage vows in a Roman Catholic ceremony here. They were wed in a civil service Satur- day in New York. paramount at the LEGION WED. thru SAT.: VIMY LOUNGE "SOUTHERN COMFORT" Members and Invited Guests onlyl Burnt Supper TtekMt New On Sato Jim. 25th THURSDAY MATINEE ONLY One Complete Show at p.m. Doors open at p.m. Erie was just a boy, but he could still teach the mighty Tarzan a few secrets of the jungle! PARAMOUNT PICTURES teenis amim JUNGLEBW CM.N PLUS CARTOONS films, movies made in Can- ada by .foreign film-makers and anything else that has to do with the film industry and Canadians. The film archives have out- grown their Wellington Street premises and will soon move to larger temporary quarters. A permanent home may be found eventually in the proj- ected new National Archives. paramount NOT SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN One Complete Show at p.m. I WINNER OF 6 ACADEMY AWARDS ADULT- METRO-GOLDWYN-MAYER PRESENTS AGARIC PONTI PRODUCTION DAVID LEAN'S FILM OF BORIS WSTERNAKS DOCTOR IN PANAVISION' AND METROCOIOR FINAL MATINEE SAT. 2dJD college cinema TONIGHT thru SAT. at and p.m. ft ord -'Jeremiah Johnson" The man who became a legend. [The film destinec to be a classic! FAMILY ALSO SHOWING AT THE FOLLOWING THEATRES BOW THEATRE BOW ISLAND Feb. 21 to 23 ORPHEUM THEATRE BLAIRMORE Feb. 21 and 22 VOGUE THEATRE FERNIE Feb. 22 to 25 ARMOND THEATRE CRANBROOK Feb. 19 to 23 ;