Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - February 20, 1973, Lethbridge, Alberta
isi brief Volcano erupts again "It looks more like a landslide than a flow of lava," said one eyewitness as the stream thrust past a high defensive wall and hit the already-devastated town, which had been a mainstay of Iceland!s fishing industry. REYKJAVIK (Reuter) - A new stream of molten lava burst today from the western side of Kirkjufell volcano on the Icelandic island of Heimaey and began to engulf houses in the town of Vestmannaejyar. Princess ends visit AWASSA, Ethiopia (AP) -Princess Anne of Britain, recovered from an upset stomach, ends her 12-day visit to Ethiopia today. The princess was forced to cancel several engagements Sunday because of illness. She was to visit the Lake Abiyatta bird sanctuary today and then fly to Addis Ababa to end the visit. Geoffroys plead guilty MONTREAL (CP) - Yves and Carmen Geoffroy pleaded guilty Monday to four charges arising from Geoffroy's escape from custody in December, 1971. Geoffroy, who fled St. Vincent de Paul penitentiary after getting a 50-hour pass to marry the former Carmen Parent, was sentenced to two years concurrent with his life term for murder. He pleaded guilty to escaping custody. Hostages released unharmed GRANITE CITY, 111. (AP) -A 24-year-old man released three hostages unharmed Monday night after holding them' at gunpoint nearly nine hours in an apartment here in an attempt to avoid arrest, police said. Police said they arrested James Michael Williams of Ferguson, Mo., after he allowed them to enter the apartment when one of the hostages, Craig Roberts, had an apparent diabetic seizure. ATTENTION: ATHEISTS AND AGNOSTICS . . . You Are Welcome At The Bible Talks CHURCH OF CHRIST 21st AVE. AND 28th ST. S., LETHBRIDGE Tuesday, Feb. 20-7:30 p.m. "IS THERE REALLY A GOD?" Wednesday, Feb. �1-7:30 p.m. "IS THE CHURCH REALLY NECESSARY?" Thursday, Feb. 22-7:30 p.m. "IS BAPTISM REALLY NECESSARY?" Friday, Feb. 23-7:30 p.m. ,;iS THERE REALLY A HEAVEN AND A HELL?" YOUR QUESTIONS AND REPLIES ARE INVITED No nightly collections. We do not want your money, just your interest in these vital themes. COME! Budget Dollar Hasanai xsAtis^ incom� / Tax * 4M ''-TAX >f ; J-Mc'"- TtAN&OftT iiif ... WJiWC D�ftT u� ............... Ill Jaym�nTS .OfVElOPMeNlf^v '% REVENUE �f'973, - 1974 EXPENDITURE Contained 'something for,everyone9 udget reaction 'good' Government dollar Graph shows where federal government will get each cent and where it will be spent during the fiscal year ending March 31, 1974. Other expenditures includes three cents education assistance. Other revenues includes 12 cents non-tax income. Fiscal transfer payments to provinces takes nine cents of the budget dollar. Here's how tax exemptions will affect the taxpayer OTTAWA (CP) - Here's how increased exemptions and rate reductions announced in the federal budget Monday will affect the income tax of sample taxpayers. The tax shown is combined federal and provincial tax, using the lowest existing provincial rate-that of Ontario and British Columbia. Taxpayers are assumed to have claimed the $100 charitable deduction and employment expense deduction of three per cent, to a maximum of $150. Other exemptions such as child-care expenses or contributions to pension plans or unemployment insurance are not included. The taxpayer is assumed to be under 65 and to receive only earned income. SINGLE TAXPAYER No Dependents Pompidou faces tough * situation PARIS (Reuter) -President Georges Pompidou of France faced a potentially explosive situation today just before a general election with the disappearance of the coffin of Marshall Philippe Petain, head of the wartime collaborationist Vichy regime. When the coffin is found, Pompidou will be forced to decide whether to send-it back to its island tomb off the French Atlantic coast, or have it buried' elsewhere. Whatever he. does will reopen IS YOUR FAMILY NAME IN THIS LIST? The steps of the North West Mounted Police in their "Long March West" will be retraced this spring by a group of students from Hamilton Junior High School in Lethbridge. The students are now busy digging through old diaries opd maps to prepare for a film-making trek from Fort Dufferin, Manitoba, to Fort Whoop-Up, Alberta, the route followed by the force on its way to its first major post at Fort Macleod. To help finance this trip we ore offering the people of Western Canada a service. We have listed below the names of those who were involved in the original trek of 1874. Students will provide a biography of any man on the original trek for the price of one day's pay that a person of his rank would have made at that time. These amounts appear in the list. All biographies will have and satisfaction is guaranteed. Address all enquiries to; ncluded a resumee of all sources used to research them N.W.M.P. Project HAMILTON JUNIOR HIGH 429 15th STREET SOUTH LETHBRIDGE, ALTA. OFFICERS Commissioner - $7.12 French, Lt. Col. G. A. Assistant Commissioner - $4.38 MacLeod, James F. Inspectors - S3.M Brlsebols, Ephrem A. Carvell, Jacob Jarvls, William D. Richer, Theodore T. Walsh, James M. Winder, William Sub Inspectors - $2.74 Allan, Edwin Crozler, Lelf H. F. Denny Cecil R, French, Jcrtn Sagnon, Severe Jackson, Thomas R. LeCaln, H. J. Mcltree, John H. McLennan, Duncan B. Slwrtliff, Albert Walker, James Welch, Vernon Paymaster - $3.M Clark, Edmund D. Quartemaster - tl.37 Nicolle, Charles Surgeons - S3.W Kittson, John Nevltt, Richard B. Veterinary Surgeon $1.92 Poelt, John L. Non-commissioned Officers 1S73 and 1S74 Recruits Chief Constable - 1.25 Grlesbach, A. H. . Staff Constables - $1.25 Belcher, R. Bray, G. H. Fortescue, L. Miles, T. Mitchell, J. B. Neale, P. R. Price, J. H. Pulman, C. E. Stewart, A. Stopforth, J. Constables - $1.00 Ankobus, W. D. Arnaud, C. Clyde, T. Cochrane, D. Fletcher, H. A. Forstcr, S. Francis, Joseph Homan, H. Johnston, W. R. Knight, C. Lake, T. H. Meloy, H. G. Nobbs, G. Parker, W. F. Splcer, F. W. Steele, R. E. Sutherland, J. Thatcher, F. Un'-cke. C. VVyv], R. Aclinq Constants - $1.00 Bsi.lt-ee, C. A. D:3 Fcroes, A. N. Harpur, G. Kllhlly, R. Maher, W. H. Trumpeter - $1.20 Parks, F. Sub Constables - .75 Adams, W. O. Andrews, R. Armstrong, W. W. Aspdln, T. W. Ayer, E. C. Ayerst, W. C. Bagley, F. A. Banbury, T. D. Barren, E. Battersby, J. Baxter, F. Beaton, H. Beattie, J. W. Beaulleu, J. S. Bernard, A. J. Bliss, J. M. Boyd, J. Braby, G. Brandon, L, Brown, C. Brown, G. Browne, W. C. Brunette, P. Burton, H. Butlin, J. Buttand Capltainc, !_ Carr, E. H. Carroll, J. Carscadden, J. Cato, J. Chamberlayne, Cherry, J. Chisolm, W. Clarke, S. D. ClaU5tre, J. Cleeve, F. W. Coleman, J. Collet, C Connor, George Cook, J. Costello, R. J. Coulter, Robert Coutts, Peter Cranwell, C. H. Crawford, G. W. Crawford, J. B. Crofton, G. Curran, P. J Curry, D. S. D'Artigue, J. Davis, J. Davis, J. O. DeLanccn, G. T. De Tilly, Noel Diamond, W. Dorion, E. Dunbar, J. E. Earnest, W. Edgar, F. A. Elliott, G. Ferland, A. F. Fields, M. J. Flnlayscn, J. Fitzgerald, J. Fltzpatrlck, A. R Fltzpatrick,, J. Fraser, D3 Frazer, G. Garretsu, S. Genereux. F. George, E. German, H. Gibbons, J. Gilbert, F. H. GMklnson, C. Gille, J. Glveen, R. H. Gcldsworthy, R. Gopslll, G. D. Gorrle, J. Graham, D. Graham, V. Grain, W. Grant, J. Grant, w. s. Green, G. Grey, '[hornflt Griffith, E. D. Griffiths, H. E. Hall, G. B. Halpenny, J. Hamilton, F. Hamilton, R. J. Hardie, Thomas Harding, J. G. Hare, A. Hay, F. Hayes, S. Heath, F. J. Hennlgan, M. Heywood, H. R. Hlghton. E. C. G. Honeyiett, J. Jenkins, D. Johnson, J. Jchnston- W. Keellp, T. Keenan, H. Kelly, T. Kenley, G. Kenna, J. King, G. C. King, J. C. Klnnhorn, Alec Kirk, M. J. Klewe, C. Knowles, C. J. Knowles,-W. Lnbelle, Thos. Lanqlois, A. Larkin, E. Latimer, William Lawless, L. Lebel, V. Leggett, J. Leonard, I. Lesleur, G. Lewis, Hugh Llndsav. J. Little, D. Locke, J. Long, W. Lowes, A. E. A. Lucas, P. Ludlow, W. MacDonald. P. Maher, J. Manly, T, Mann, M. Marlin, J. Marshall, F. B. Marshall, H. N. Martin, A. Martin, J. A. //artin, S. Malhew, J. Maunsell, E. McArthur, A, McAuley, D. McCarthy, W. McCrum, Georae McDonald, J. E. McDonald, W. C. McDougall, John Mcintosh, A. Mclnfyre, N. McKenzle, W. V. McKernan, James MclCibbon, A. Mefisam. F. Miller, E. C. Moran, Edward Mooney, Thomas Moorhead, J. W. Morrison, S, Morrow, W. J. Mullaly, J. H. Munro, J. AAurray, J. Mash, H. H. Nash, J. Nelson, G. Nixon, J. Norman, F. O'Bryne, J. Oldham, H. Oliver, W. O'Nell, R. Onzman, W. H. Orr, S. R. Otter, H. C. Parker, William Parks, G. Parks, J. Patterson, J. Pell, James Pennle, A. Percy, John Psrrault, J. S. Pope, F. Powers, T. Richardson, J. E. Ridley, J. A. Ritchie, J. Robinson, P. G, Rolph, G. G. Ross, W. G. Ryan, B. Ryan, C. Saffrey, S. Schultz, H. Schrceder, A. ScM, A. Scott, R. Scouten, A. Scouten, S. Seamans Sears, A. Sharpe, S. J. Sheperd, A. L. Sinclair, C. Slevln, M. Smith, J. H. Smith, W. H. Smythe, M. Sootten, W. Steele, G. M. Ste. Marie. H. L. Stone, J. G. Stone, S. Stropplana, L, Stuttafcrd, J. M. Sullivan, W. M. Swltzer, T. Taper, S. Taylor, G. W. Taylor, S. Tetu, F. N. Thorn, J. Thompson, C. W. Thompson, S. Thomson, E. F. Thurbur, S. Todd, John Tozer, W. J. Tremalne, R. C. Tuke, W. Tute, R. Vaughan, D. Venn, E. Vercoe, J. Vlbert, R. D. Vivior, G. Wslsh, W. Welstead, B. Wheeler, J. W. Whelan, E. Wllklns, Edward Wilson, A. Wilson, J. E. Wilson, T. D. Woods, J. B. Woods, W. Yorke, J. G. Young, W. old wounds and antagonize many Frenchmen in a country divided between those for whom the late marshal was either a hero or a traitor. The news that Petain's coffin had been removed from its tomb on the He d'Yeu came as a shock to millions of Frenchmen. Police set up roadblocks on highways leading to the Verdun area of northern France, believing an attempt might be made by Petainists to re-enter the body on the Verdun battlefield, scene of Petain's First-World War triumph against the German army. Right wingers are widely thought to have been responsible for the theft of the marshal's body. But another theory circulating in France was that Second World War resistance fighters, afraid that Pompidou might have been preparing to permit a Verdun reburial for Petain, took the coffin and threw it into the sea. The issue of burying Petain at the Douamont cemetery in Ver dun alongside 300,000 French soldiers who died there in the bloody battles of 1916-1917 has been an issue with the French right for nearly 30 years. Deaths By THE CANADIAN PRESS Hamilton-Frances Johnson, whose travel reports were heard on radio station CHML for almost 15 years. Hamilton-C. Gordon Smith, 73, a founder of the Ontario credit union movement. Income Now 2,000 67 11 292 167 536 410 793 665 1,087 939 1,347 1,648 1,954 2,280 2,966 New 3,000 4,000 5,000 6,000 7,000 8,000 3,000 10,000 12,000 1,217 1,518 1,822 2,148 2,813 15,000 4,140 3,943 20,000 6,385 6,096 30,000 11,174 10,697 50,000 21,836 21,280 MARRIED TAXPAYER Two Children Eligible For Family Allowance Income Now New 3,700 8 0 4,000 65 8 5,000 290 153 6,000 542 402 7,000 806 665 8,000 1,081 939 9,000 1,362 1,217 10,000 1,663 1,518 12,000 2,297 2,148 15,000 3,351 3,164 20,000 5,494 5,218 30,000 10,182 9,718 50,000 20,742 20,158 By BUD JORGENSEN Canadian Press Staff Writer The federal budget has been seen as one with "something for everyone" and as a program to fight both unemployment and inflation. Reaction to the budget tabled Monday by Finance Minister John Turner focussed on tariff cuts on fcod items, higher pensions, tax cuts and government plans he says are intended to take the inflationary bias out of the federal tax structure. Businessmen were elated that the government restated previous promises to pass legislation to reduce corporate taxes and provide investment incentives. Orland Tropea, Montreal, chairman of the executive committee of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, said these measures require immediate approval of Parliament, because "uncertainty and consequent delay in business commitments" had resulted from lack of legislative action. Most negative reaction to the budget was in the form of complaints that it did not go far enough. "We're delighted with the tariff reductions, which are basically on foods," Keith Dixon, Toronto, general manager of the Canadian Importers Association, said. CMA PLEASED Daniel Sprague, Winnipeg, president of the Canadian Manufacturers' Association, said the tax reductions are welcome and the plan to relate personal income tax rates and exemptions to increases in the consumer price index "is a development of major significance with important implications for the future." Fernand Daoust, secretary general of the Quebec Federation of Labor, said the budget is a "small victory for the workers" who would "watch carefully" to see that sales tax cuts are passed on to consumers." Real L'Heureux, Ottawa chairman of the Canadian Construction Association, said he was disappointed that the sales tax on building materials was not repealed. Norman C. Rea, Toronto, president of the Confectionery Association of Canada, said the industry will move "as quickly as possible to pass on to the consumer extra values" as a result of the lifting of federal sales taxes on candies. This would mean price cuts in some areas, such as bulk candies, and bigger candy bars in vend--ing machines. Beatings at tribal dance cause of Indian s death CHILLIWACK, B.C. (CP) -A six-man jury, including three Indians, found Monday that a 32-year-old Sardis Indian died last Dec. 18 as a result of excessive beatings he received during a tribal dancing initiation ceremony. The jury had been told by Coroner T. W. Meagher evidence that Edwin Gabriel George had signed a consent for the ceremony had no bearing on the law. "No one consents to any injury to his body," the coroner said. "Such a consent is void." A 66-year-old local Indian chief told the jury Monday that he could remember no one who had suffered from tribal initiation rituals. Chief Richard Malloway told the six-man jury inquiring into the death of Edwin George, that the rituals which allow a person into a tribal dancing society sometimes change the Diary of Lieut. Col. G. A. French. Officer Commanding N.W.M. Police 1874. MONDAY, JULY 13th Marched at 5 a.m. with horses following the oxen half an hour later. 6 teams of oxen in wagons, broke a pole and reach en route. Several carts broke down and a great deal of time lost. The country we passed over vary flat and park like. Land good, a fair amount of timber scattered about rose to summit of Calf Mountain by several plateaus 15 to 20 feet above preceeding ones. The Pembina Ridge, which is'probably 300 feet above the prairie, slopes off to the north gradually. Arrived at Calf Mountain about 6:30 and camped IV2 miles beyond. EATON'S Congratulate ... The Students of Hamilton Junior High on th-eir retracing of this trek of the N.W.M.P. It Pays To Shop at EATON'S . . . you net Ihe big choice, the best choice, cit Moderof* Eaten Prices! lives of those taking part In them. Mr. George began his initiation at the Tzeachten longhouse at Sardis, B.C., Dec. 10, and died Dec. 18. The victim's cousin, Peter George, was treated in hospital about the same time. Mr. Malloway said part of the ceremony includes carrying the participant around the longhouse at shoulder height four times while beating him with deer hooves. Four days after the Initiation starts, the person is bathed in hot water," "then we take him to the river and make him swim in the cold water." Mr. Malloway said that when he underwent the initiation as a young man it was "quite a strain." The person is not fed much during the ceremony and "you can't drink water even because ypu vomit it up." Ho said he knew Edwin George was complaining about feeling sick but "when they tel] mo they are sick I don't listen to them. I make them dance." Airliner crash lolls 66 persons PRAGUE (Reuter) - A total of 66 persons died when a Soviet airliner crashed here Mon day, a report from the Czech oslovak investigating committee said today. It said 34 persons - 25 pas sengers and nine crew members - survived. The crash occurred when the Tupolev-154 the Soviet Union's latest air liner, hit the ground 200 yards short of the main runway as it was landing on a flight from Moscow. The report by the Czechoslovak commission, headed by Transport Minister Stefan Sut. ka, said most of the survivors are in good condition and have alrendy been released from hospitals. The report said the dead consisted of four Soviet stewardesses, 37 Soviet passengers, 17 1 Czechoslovaks, five Cubans, � one Pole, one East German and : one Romanian. I The weather was favorable at j the lime of Ihe crash, the re-I port added. Joseph Whitmore, director of corporate relations lor Coca-Cola Ltd., Toronto, said the company will give "favorable consideration" to passing on to the consumer the cut in the sales tax on soft drinks. This might amount to about one cent a bottle, he said. Roy Atldnson, Saskatoon, president of the National Farmers Union, said the tariff cuts would provide more benefit to foreign suppliers than to Canadian farmers and consumers. Sniper was alone in shooting spree NEW ORLEANS (CP) - Police Supt. Clarence Giarrusso said Monday the evidence is "overwhelming" that Mark Essex was the lone sniper responsible for the shootings last month which resulted in eight deaths at the DownTown Howard Johnson Hotel here. A 10-page "status report" on the police investigation said: 'It has not been definitely determined if Essex did or did not have one or more accomplices or co-conspirators." However, Giarrusso made it clear in an hour-long news conference after the report was is- sued tVat police are doubtful Essex had help. Essex was killed atop the hotel by policemen firing from a helicopter, and police operated through the night on the assumption-referred to in the report as "a reasonable belief"- that there was more than one sniper. They continued to shoot at the building long after Essex was killed. When policemen reached the roof more than 24 hours after the shooting started Jan. 7, they found only Essex's body. A subsequent search of the hotel turned up no other suspects. Weather and road report SUNRISE WEDNESDAY 7:30 SUNSET 6:00 II L Pre Lethbridge ....... 40 26 .01 Pincher Creek .... 38 27 .. Medicine Hat..... 36 26 .03 Edmonton-....... 34 21 .09 Grande Prairie ... 36 12 .. Banff........... 36 22 .. Calgary......... 37 25 :04 Victoria.......... 48 30 .. Penticton........ 40 24 .. Prince George ... . 34 25 .12 Kamloops....... 38 28 .. Vancouver....... 46 31 .. Saskatoon........28 17 .. Regina..........33 15 .. Winnipeg........11 1 .. Toronto.......... 34 32 .. Ottawa.......... 34 32 .04 Montreal........ 34 32 .03 St. John's........ 27 22 Halifax.......... 30 28 .. Charlottetown ... .28 20 .. Fredericlon ... ... 33 21 .. Chicago......... 38 35 .05 New York........ 43 33 .. Miami.......... 68 56 .19 Los Angeles...... 79 53 .. Las Vegas....... 60 37 .. Phoenix.......... 75 56 .. Rome........... 52 32 .. Paris........... 48 43 .. London.......... 50 48 Berlin........... 43 36 .. Amsterdam ...... 45 39 .. Moscow.......... 37 27 .. Stockholm....... 37 34 .. Tokyo........... 52 43 .. FORECAST: Lethbridge-Calgary - Today: Sunny. Gusty west winds along foothills. High 30-35. Lows 25-30. Wednesday: Mainly sunny. Highs 45-50. Medicine Hat �- Today: Cloudy with a few snowfiurries clearing this afternoon. Highs near 30. Lows 20-25. Wednesday: Mainly sunny. Highs 45-50 Columbia Kootenay - Today and Wednesday: Mainly sunny throughout the Kooten-ays. Cloudy with sunny periods in the Columbia district. Highs both days in the mid to high 30s. Lows tonight 15 to 20. MONTANA East of Continental Divide - Variable cloudiness with widely scattered snow showers spreading from north to south today ending tonight. Colder east and north portions this afternoon and tonight. Wednesday partly cloudy1 with a warming trend along east slopes Rockies. Highs today mostly 30s north and 40s south portion. Lows tonight 5 to 20. Highs Wednesday 35 to 45 west 15 to 25 east portion. West of Continental Divide - Widely scattered snow show-ero mostly over mountains today. Partly cloudy tonight and Wednesday. High temperatures both days 35 to 45. Lows tonight 15 to 25 except near zero in high valleys near Continental Divide. JLJ[: P0LSCY � 11* w * " AT ^\gSL GENERAL DICK ORS1EN FARM KEN DICKSON We now have to offer along with our cash or grain policies for your Farm Equipment an cl Irrigation needs a long term "Lease Purchase PW Come In And See The Boys At GENERAL FARM S UPPLIES COUTTS HIGHWAY PHONE 328-1141 OFFICIAL AS OF 9:00 A.M. TODAY COURTESY OF AMA All highways in the Lethbridge district are bare and in good condition except for the following: Highway 3 west to the B.C. border is mainly good with black ice from Pincher Creek to Blairmore. Highway 6, Pincher Creek to Waterton is covered with a layer of ice and snow. Highway 1, Trans Canada Highway, Calgry to Revel-stoke is mostly bare with some slippery sections. Banff-Radium and Banff-Jasper Highways are in good winter driving condition. Motorists are reminded that snow tires or properly fitting chairs are mandatory in all us-iicual parks and oa. ski access roads. PORTS OF ENTRY (Opening and Closing Times): Coutts 24 hours; Carway 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Del Bonita 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Rooseville, B.C. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Kingsgate, B.C.; 24 hours; Portnili Rykerts R a.m to midnight; Chief Mountain closed; Wiidborse, � a.m. to ft cm.