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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - February 26, 1973, Lethbridge, Alberta Monday, February 26, 1973 - THE LETHBRIDOI HERALD - 8 Kootenay Lake lunkers Don't get your hopes up, these fish didn't come from Chin lake. These two lunkers were caught by E. M. LaValley on the Kootenay Lake near Kaslo, B.C. Roy LaValley of Hanna holds one and wishes he could fish as well as his father. It takes an average of 18 reel-hours to catch a rainbow in the Kootenay Lake. The big fishing season is from about the middle of October to the middle of May. These two were taken on 20-pound tackle with a six-inch plug known as a Lucky Louie Blueback. Foremost school group plans in case of strike Unifarm district headed by Paxman RAYMOND (HNS) - Wilted Paxman of Raymond was named chairman of the district 14 Unifarm board. Mr. Paxman, a district farmer, will be assisted on the executive board by vice-chairman C. E. Greeno. of Wrentham; treasurer Robert S. Huddleston of Warner and secretary Jack Heninger of Raymond. Directors are F. A. Belise of Milk River and Joe Slovak, Ted Bossert and Carl Hubek, all of Wrentham. The annual dinner and business meeting of the organization will be held April 10 at Warner. Three resolutions were drafted to be passed on at the regional meeting in March, date to be set. The first resolution deals with outdated farm vehicles, too old to be used on the highway, still of value to farmers in farm work. Insurance may not be placed on these vehicles and they may not be used to cross or travel highways. Those who own them are concerned with the fact they need insur- ance. This the resolution will ask for. The second resolution deals with purple gas for farm equipment. The resolution asks for no change in the present act. The need for a land assessor was discussed for the district. Head office of Unifarm, Edmonton, will be contacted for more information for assessing land value through the district; cost and proper application for this service. Acquires hotels PINCHER CREEK (Special) -Reaco Development Company Ltd. of Calgary has purchased the Alberta and King Edward hotels here. Transfer of ownership is expected to take place March 4. Operators of the Pincher Creek hotels, Walter and Metro Hupchenko and Mert Holynski, assumed control last June after negotiating a purchase agreement with Austin J. MacLeod. Reaco Development also operates the Plainsman Hotel at Calgary and the Dallas Hotel, Lethbridge. Noble, Oliver parish co-op representatives IRON SPRINGS (HNS) -The Iron Springs United Church named Cyril Noble and Clure Oliver representatives to the Chinook Co-operative Parish. Edward Jorgensen and Mike Trofenanko were named to the manse committee. Named to the board of stewards for three years were Frank Nemeth, Craig Miller, Everett Sorgard, Ernie Porkka, Ronald Koenen and William Dalgliesh. Mrs. C. Miller and Mrs. J. E. Jorgensen were elected to the board of elders for a three-year term. Edward Jorgensen was elected treasurer and Olaf Mehlen was named secretary. Trustees for the coming year are Edward Reiter, William T>algliesh and Cyril-Noble. The congregation decided to request the use of the Mission Trailer Festival. It is now in southern Alberta. The program will be announced at a later Idate by Mrs. C. Miller. Worthwhile weekend at Vulcan Lethbridge Labor Club Bees won four and lost one in a recent weekend bantam hockey tourney at Vulcan. It made them B event champions. They whipped Winchester 8-1; sent Turner Valley down to bitier defeat 10-1; beat Lake Bonavista 2-1; and trounced Vulcan 5-1. Okotoks humbled them 5-3 but only momentarily. Back row, from left, D. Miskulin, L. Pavan, D. Risdlhuber, P. Byrn and D. Ptycia. Middle row, from left, coach A. Var-ley, E. Parker, G. Tokariuk, K. Serbu, B. Charleswor'th, D. Vogt and D. Snoper. Front, from left, B. Sloe, K, Barany, B. Sauer, J. Takeyasu and coach Joe Snopek. Silver wedding anniversary marked by Nanton couple IRON SPRINGS (HNS) -Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Erno entertained at a family dinner at their home recently in compliment to Mr. and Mrs. fed Wright of Nanton on the occasion of their silver wedding anniversary. Among family members attending were Mr. and Mrs. Wright's sons and daughters, Leo of the MacKenzie Delta, Terry of Nanton, Brenda of Edmonton, and Bonnie of Lethbridge. During dinner Mrs. James George of Taber read a poem, written for Ihe occasion by William Dalglie&h of Picture Butte. Presentations were also made to Mr. and Mrs. Wright at this time. iiiiiBinM More district on page 9 Hows Your Hearing Chicago, 111.-A free offer of special interest to those who hear but dp not understand words has been announced by Bel tone. A non-operating model of the smallest Beltone aid ever made, will be given absolutely free to anyone answering thia advertisement. Try it to see how it is worn in the privacy of your own home without cost or obligation of any kind. It's yours to keep, free. It weighs less than a third of an ounce, and it's all at ear level, in one unit. No wires lead from body to head. These models are free, so we suggest you write for yours now. Again, we repeat, there is no cost, and certainly no obligation. Write to Dept. 5949 Belton� Electronics, 3637 Metropolitan Blvd., E., Montreal 38, P. Q. �   By GEOFF TAGG Special Correspondent FOREMOST - County of 40-Mile school committee recently spent some time discussing possible action should the teachers go on strike. Teachers will take a strike vote Feb. 26, 27 and 28. The results are expected to be known March 1. A course of action was decided upon should the teachers withdraw their services. School custodians and school aides will remain at their jobs. School buses would not operate. It is expected school libraries will remain open on a part-time basis. Libi-aries will be staffed by school aides. The committee also discussed accreditation of senior high schools. The matter was tabled pending further information. A GOOD MOVE The committee expressed fa-" vor in dispensing with departmental examinations, in principle, but had not expected that such a move would be implemented so quickly. Some concern was expressed about the power tests not being available in time. These are achievement tests for all grade levels, available to any school system wishing to make use of them to check then-achievement against provincial norms. The department of education earlier indicated the power tests would probably be available by the time the Grade 12 examinations were dropped. Eight-hour shift moves 126,738 tons NATAL (HNS) - Stories of broken records ar� becoming commonplace in Kaiser Resources operations. A recent report shows that Orion (Shorty) Walmsley's Crew No. 2 has done it again. They now hold the record for rock production in an eight-hour shift on Harmer Ridge. Recently they moved 56,328 cubic yards, or 126,738 tons. In one December shift, the crew moved 52,790 yards of rock. This no longer seems to be the case. Grade 12 students in county schools will be writing departmental examinations in June this year. Because of the change in teacher education requirements from three years of training to four years from 1977, the Alberta Teachers Association and Medicine Hat College are co-sponsoring a teacher education conference to be staged at Medicine Hat March 10. The school committee will be represented by Frank Romeike. Superintendent of schools Cliff Elle will attend. Mrs. Milne re-elected by IODE PINCHER CREEK (Special) -Mrs. Hilda Milne was reelected regent of the Capt. Mc-Phadl Chapter of the IODE at the annual meeting held recently at the home of Mrs. Maggie Johnson. Other officers: Mrs. Maggie Johnson, 1st vice-regent; Mrs. Lena Hewitt, 2nd vice^regent; Mrs. Elisa Sorge, secretary; Mrs. Nina Appleby, treasurer; Mrs. Joy Cameron, services secretary; Mrs. Rose Wollman, education secretary; Mrs. Irene Dennis, Echoes secretary; Mrs. Florence Ewashen, standard-bearer; The following appointments were made: Mrs. Betty Lynch-Staunton, honorary regent; Mrs. Dotty Buchanan, honorary vice - regent; Mrs. Alberta Ernes, public relations; Mrs. Annie MacLean, hospitality; Mrs. Helen Mitchell, membership; Mrs. Mae Huddlestun, empire and world affairs; Mrs. Alison Day, scrapbook; and Mrs. Helen Mitchell, social convener. Councillors are Lena Hewitt, Hazel Reeves, Mable Erickson, May Hammond and Sadie Clazie.  Mrs. Maggie Johnson was nominated for zone vice-pres' ident and thereby also a national councillor. The zone conference will be held at Pincher Creek in June. Park Lake ice events thrill occupants of 300 cars PARK LAKE - More than 300 car parked at the northwest side of Park Lake to witness snowmachines, cars and motorcycles race yesterday on the ice surface of Park Lake. At $3 admission per car the gate was about $1,000 estimated. The Ice was soft, cutting down on expected spins and spills. It was billed as the "biggest oval track show in western Canada." Winners in pure stock snow-machines from 300 to 440 cc events were M. McFarlane, Ken Lynn, Brian Burby and Alan Watson. Lamarr Navratil was first in the conventional cars event, driving his No. 2 vehicle over the course without incident. Studded motorcycles winners were Sid Visser and Gregg Barnett. Sup e r stock snowmachines events were won by Lavern Lee, Barry Lowe, Ken Corsi-atto and Don Leavitt. Sandy Burby. won the powder puff event. Bike riders Joe Crandall and Dean McFadden and snow rig riders Sid Visser and Larry Hustead were tops. Start using the Government's own rules to save a bundle on income tax. Here's a perfectly legal way to use the Government's own rules to save on income tax. The Government has a law that says in effect; "If you save now for your retirement, we'll let you pay as much as $4,000 into a registered retirement savings plan every year, and we'll let you knock it off your income". (It used to be $2,500, but this year the Government has upped it to $4,000. Some things are getting better.) So you merely lower your taxable income by putting up to $4,000 in our registered retirement savings plan and don't pay the tax on it. Say you're self-employed, married, have, two dependants under 16 years of age and earned sixteen thousand in 1972. Depending on the province you live in, your tax saving could amount to $1,161 which is^butfdle in any man's language. \' v, ^ , To top it all off, the money you save can make more money. Essentially there are four ways you can do this. You can have us invest it in stocks. You can have us invest it for a guaranteed rate of interest You can have us invest it in income producing bonds *ASK FOR DETAILS AT PARTICIPATING BRANCHES and mortgages. Or you can divide your money up using any conjjbin#ictf^f| these three al$e^$ttVes.v /. jg&w r ^T4i#eajttty;^i||iYoui'Sn'actually control tnecolnoination as your needs ^change over the years. For instance you could invest in stocks for several years, for long-term growth. And then as you get closer to retirement, you might want to switch to a guaranteed interest rate. And you can get your money out without paying a penalty. When you eventually choose to withdraw it, you have to pay taxes on it at that time, of course. But this is what's most important. You pay tax on your money when you decide to pay it. This means later, when you're likely in a lower tax bracket This has led some to call this plan a tax shelter. One fellow we know plans to pay into it for several years, watch it grow, then take it out to replace normal income while he lazes in Majorca. But let's face it, the real benefit comes from leaving it in 'til you retire. Moreover, we don't have a lot of salesmen^out making calls, therefore ^mufllonfl have to pay sales commis- "This means, however, that you have to call us. Don't put it off. You can't deduct any deposits from your 1972 income after Thursday, March 1st, 1973. If you're short of cash, talk to us about a low cost loan. The interest is deductible from your taxable income so you'll still save a bundle. Make the rules work for you. Prions us now! Canada Trust Lethbridge: 3rd Ave. at 7th St. S.-327-8581  Calgary: 239-8th Ave. at 2nd St.-262-7911 Market Mall, 3625 Shaganappi Trail-286-1481  Edmonton: 100th St. at 101A Ave.-429-2651 Medicine Hat: 3rd St. at 5th Ave. S.E.-527-2222  Red Deer: 4928 Ross St.-346-3344 ;