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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 17, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta 2 THI UTHBRIDGE HEKAIO Solurday, July 17, 1971 Canada, Romania sign new trade agreement OTTAWA (CP) Canada and Romania signed a new trade agreement Friday that both sides say is designed to expand Canadian sales to the East Eu- ropean country. After several months of nego- tiation, however, Romanian au- thorities would go no further than to express their firm inten- tion to see purchases from Can- ada grow at the same pace as their imports generally. The five-year agreement, re- placing a pact that expired is March, was signed by Trade Minister Jean-Luc Pepin and visiting Romanian Finance Min- ister Florea Dumitrescu. Romania has been selling more to Canada for several years than it buys from this country. Tw, -jus a Romanian Canada valued at core than mi i while that country purcfca. about million worth goods from Canada. Last year, Ro anian exports 10 Canada fell off to about million while its purchases from Canada picteri up to mil- ion, million of it in new mrchases of coke. Apart from last year's sale of Record ear for attf ecause they compete with tba itput of sometimes hard- ressed domestic makers. Canadian negotiators also ressed their four-year-old sales itch for a nuclear power reac- or Romania wants to build a >ower station fuelled by natural ranium, but is not expected to make a choice on the model ntil next year. Canada and Vest Germany are the main "ompetitors. B.C. ad ban challenged in court VANCOUVER (CP) Eijllt firms concerned with tobacco advertising have started a court challenge of Briitsh Columbia's mpending ban on tobacco and alcohol advertising. A writ filed in B.C. Supreme Court recently by four major xibacco companies, three pi'b- ishing firms and the advertis- ing whig of the Canadian Foot- ball League claims the provin- cial government went beyond its powers last spring in banning such ads effective Sept. I. The writ, naming Attorney- General Leslie Peterson as de- fendant, is filed on behalf of Benson and Hedges (Canada) Ltd., Imperial Tobacco Prod- ucts Ltd., Macdonald Tobacco Marketing Ltd., Rothmans of Pall Mall Canada Ltd., Ma- clean-Hunter Ltd., Southsiar Publishers Ltd., Time Canada Ltd., and CFL Properties Ltd. CFL Properties handles ad- vertising contracts for the foot- ball league, such as those con- nected with ads in game pro- grams hi the nine CFL citlss, including Vancouver. judge refuses to ban TV Him TORONTO (CP) Mr. Jus- tice Rod Ker Friday refused to grant an injunction to a group of Indian associations trying to ban the CTV showing Sunday at 9 p.m. EDT of a film called The Taming at the Canadian West. Mr. Justice Ker, handing THREE FOR THE ROAD Mike Gillian takes to the road in Ottawa Friday with two passengers. He bought the dags, German Sheperds, in Ottawa as he was passing through. _______________ inquest into death oi cowboy CALGARY (CP) An in- quest into the death of Rod Glass, a 19-year-old cowboy, has been ordered by provincial coroner Dr. J. M. Waddell. Glass was killed Wednesday night in an accident during the chuckwagon races at the Stam- pede. He died of internal injuries after he fell or was knocke< from his horse and was run over by following competitors Funeral service has been scheduled for Saturday in High River, the student's hometown Alberta Indian delegation walks out on national meet REGINA (CP) The. In- dian Association of Alberta decided Friday to "refrain from active participation" in the National Indian Brother- hood, especially activities of the national committee on In- dian rights and-treaties. Harold Cardinal, 28, presi- dent of the Alberta association, led his delegation out of the national general assembly meeting voting against a motion to allow the national to distribute federal money for provincial treaty research. Mr. Cardkal said his stand is that provinces should be al- lowed to ask privy council for their own research grant with- out having to go through a "brown bureaucracy like the NIB." He said at a press confer- ROTHMANS CALENDAR OF COMING EVENTS ._. i conwuiitr mnt? imm SpaMEiMti Cmmn wW. Til tamn. to ipim am mcd.ni itmteillMl h lot tf claw by vnitinj to: PnnwUmi Department, Mull MB WSWrt Smith test. Caljaj 24< Albeni. JULY 19-24 I "Whoop-Up Days" Rodeo and ibition at Exhibition Grounds. Parade v.c-nday, July 19, starting at a.m. SUNDAY, JULY 18 Concert, Henderson Lake Park, Alberta Ranch Boys, 2-4 p.m. The following bands will be performing immediately west of the Japanese Gardens starting at to 8 p.m. West German Band, Alberta All Girls, Calgary Safety Patrol, Edmonton All Girls, Regina Police Boys and Regina Kiwanis Band. MONDAY, JULY 19 The Golden Mile Drop-In Centre will be serving light lunch in Southminster Hall at 12 o'clock after the "Whoop-Up Days" Parade. All are welcome. Silver collection. THURSDAY, JULY 22 t Native Sons vs Taber Ebony Hawks in Taber. SATURDAY, JULY 24 The Golden Mile Drop-In Centre reminds its friends tickets for the trip to Elkwater Rothmon'l Weekly Colendar of Events li a wrvlta that Is provld.d free of charge to all non-profit organization! In tho aroa. In order that your organization'! eyentl are listed on ihe Calendar, send necessary Informa- tion by mail MRS. HELEN KOVACS, Tho lethbrldge Herald. National Park must be picked up by July 19. Bus will leave the Centre at 9 a.m., fare Bring lunch, cups, etc. Shamrocks vs Leth- bridge Native Sons, Adams Ice Centre, 8 p.m. SUNDAY, JULY 25 Chinook Outdoor Club meet at 7 a.m. for bike hike around the city and environs. Phone 328-7265 for further information Blues vs Native Sons, Adams Ice Centre, 8 p.m. Chinook Outdoor Club meet at 7 a.m. near West Castle to climb Mount Haig. Phcae 328-7265 for further information. WEDNESDAY, NOV. 3 Daughters of the Nile 2nd Annual Fashion Show at Yates Centre, 8 p.m. Theme "Concept '71." DAILY Nikka Yuko Japanese Garden, 8 a.m. to p.m. Sir Alexander Gait Museum, p.m. Monday through Saturday, Sunday 2-5 p.m. Fort Whoop-Up and Mine Train, p.-n. In Kinsmen Whoop-Up Country, Ind-sn Battle Park. jtce later Wat he was not walking out on the national brotherhood but wanted further irection from Alberta's Indian hiefs before agreeing to NIB policies. The NIB would up its three- ay annual general assembly meeting late Friday. The motion affirming provin- ial and territorial members aith in the NIB to dispense to all their treaty and aboriginal rights research pro- jects. The Federation of Saskatche- wan Indians abstained from voting for this privilege for NIB but later said it still had confi- dence in the NIB as a national association representing Cana- dian Indians. The Saskatchewan federation te made a request for 000 tar treaty research to privy council. Both Mr. Cardinal and David Ahenkew of Prince Albert, FSI chief, said their two civ rmtives would meet at the end of July Co discuss the treaty rights re- search issue particularly as it pertains to treaty 6, with its medicine chest clause and medical care today. Chief Ahenakew said the two organizations were concerned with the direction of the NTB. 'The brotherhood needs us and we need the brotherhood, periodically, but in no way will we allow ourselves to become dependent on Chief Ahena- kew said. The NIB Is Sailing into the "bloody line" in indian affairs and maybe used as a crutch by weaker Indian organization like those in Ontario, Quebec and British Columbia he said. "The only force we'll lean on is our own people and we won't agree with any NIB policy which would lead to a dis- aster." Seek dismissal of top U.S. legal official BOSTON (AP) Some 220 delegates at the American Newspaper Guild convention have called for the "dismissal or resignation" of U.S. Attor- ney-General John N. Mitchell. The members approved unan- imously yesterday a resolution accusing Mitchell of an "attack on the constitutional guarantees of free press and free speech' which "includes the incredible actions of the government inat- tempting to muzzle newspapers in the Pentagon Papers cases." The resolution charged Cana- dian officials with "even more gross violations of the principle of the free press which occurred during the Quebec terrorist cri- sis of late 1970." The 38th Guild convention, representing members in Canada, the U.S., and Puerto Rico, also approved a resolution condemning "abuses against newsmen, which includes police, military and government agents, who harass, intimidate and impersonate newsmen, and who seek to block reporters and photographers from reaching sources of news." down his decision h the trial di- vision Of a federal court, said It would be a violation of "free- dom of expression" to restrain the showing of the one-hour doc- umentary written by Toronto journalist Frank Rasky. Mr. Justice Ker said that if iressure groups who objected to i program were able to censor t through a court order, "this would give them the opportunity a frustrate or delay or interfere with broadcasting in Canada. "A court would then be regu- lating broadcasting which Is in the jurisdiction of the Canadian C D m m i t. sion." The Indian groups protesting the showing of the film were fhe National Ir-dian Brotherhood, the Indian-Eskimo Association, the Union of Ontario Indian and the Canadian Indien Centra of Toronto. The convention, winch con- cludes today, also voted to change the name of the organi- zation from the American Newspaper Guild to the News- paper Guild. Seize town SANTA FE, Argentina (AP) Guerrillas seized the small town of Santa Clara de Saguier, about 95 miles north of this pro- vincial capital, and held up a bank, the local railway station and other government build- ings. Unconfirmed reports said they fled with pesos and that at least four were arrested by police later near Rosario, 180 miles north of Buenos Aires. Police said about 15 guerrillas took part. Mr. Justice Ker ordered the four to pay court costs. He said: "There has not been, In my opinion, a prima facie showing fhat if this film were shown it would violate a legal right or commit a wrong or slander or libel a living person." He said the film was histori- cal "dealing with a long-past and it was wrong to as- sume that it dealt with Indian affairs today." Girl dies of sleeping sickness SAN ANTONIO, Tex. (AP) A six-year-old girl has died at Willord Hall Air Force Medical Centre from a form of sleeping sickness. Laboratory tests are being conducted to determine whether it is the same strain of the disease that has been afflict- ing horses ir Texas and Mexico. A spokesman for the hospital said Friday that the girl, a resi- dent of Lytle and the daughter of an active-duty enlisted man stationed overseas, died Wed- nesday. He said she had beeen brought to the hospital Monday in serious condition. "Although no complete assur- ance can be made that this child's death was related to the Venezuelan equine type, it is most unlikely that a relationship the hospital said in a statement. Weather and road report 71 ABOVE ZERO AT The best tobacco money can buy A DIFFERENT DRUM Drum expert Donald Jones tests the total value of what may bft the drum of its type in thb world. It's a six-fool diameter "gong" drum recently completed at a musical instrument factory in Wales, and destined for the Convict Opera House in London. town chef RESTAURANT WHOOP-UP DAYS FEATURE 1 1 "OVEN HOT" FRESH BAKED BREAD With BOSTON BAKED BEANS or CHILI CON CARNE TEA COFFEE MILK All for juit SERVED All DAY AT the town chef Downstairs in the PROFESSIONAL BUILDING 740 4th Avenue South new wewery at Red Deer EDMONTON (CP) Brit- ish Columbia based Uncle Ben's Tartan Breweries Ltd will build a brewery at Red Deer with the aid of an Alberta government industrial incen- tive loan announced Friday. A government statement said the brewery will employ 50 per- sons. Size of tho loan was not re- vealed, but it was among four applications for a combined total of in loans ap- proved by the Industrial incen- tives Board. Total cost of the rejects involved is mil- on, providing 85 jobs. The Oliver three projects are In asphalt plant expansion at Uoydminster, Alta., a livestock feed plant expansion at Smoky Lake, in north-ccnlral Alberta, and expansion of n hog indus- try equipment manufacturing plant at Busby, 30 miles north- west of Edmonton. MOST POPULAR LONDON (AP) Britain's most popular tourist attraction In 1970 was the Tower of Lon- don, w i t h 2.5 million visitors, the British Tourist Authority re- ported NOON SUNRISE SUNDAY SUNSET H L PEE Lethbridge...... 94 53 Waterton....... 84 54 Pincher Creek .89 48 Calgary.........84 53 Edmonton.......73 50 Banff.......... 80 44 Medicine Hat 95 59 Cranbrook.......89 53 5enticton....... 87 57 Vancouver.......70 55 Prince Rupert 63 47 Prince George 72 50 Victoria......... 74 52 Regina......... 83 57 Saskatoon...... 79 59 .10 Winnipeg........68 40 Montreal........81 64 .02 Ottawa..........80 61 Toronto......... 83 57 .21 Halifax......... 72 54 Chicago........ 87 76 .05 New York.......87 74 Los Angeles..... 78 68 FORECAST: LETHBRIDGE MEDICINE HAT CALGARY Today, mainly sunny. Brisk westerly winds. Highs 75-80. Lows to- night 50 to 55. Sunday, sunny. Highs near 80. COLUMBIA KOOTENAY Today and Sunday: -Clear. A little warmer. Highs today near 90, and 95 on Sunday. Lows to- night 50-55. u Gleaner Model "G" Combine Is A -nmrnx m GIANT Net just In she but In performance 50 bushel grain only a starvation diet for this big perform- er. For your farming operations you should go Gleaner Model Look Into our Interest Free Finance Plan GENERAL FARM SUPPLIES I COUTTS HIGHWAY P.O. BOX 1202 LETHBRIDGE, ALTA. PHONE 327-3165 OFFICIAL AS AT A.M. TODAY COURTESY OF AMA All highways In the Lcth-1 dry and in good driving condl- bridge District are bare andHion. PORTS OF ENTRY (Opening nml Closing CoutU 24 hours: Cnrwny 5 a.m. to II p.m. MST; Del Bonita 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Rooscvillc, B.C. 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.; Kingsgalc, B.C., 24 hours; Porthlll-RykorlJi 8 a.m. to midnight. Chief Mountain 6 a.m. to p.m. Wildborw, 7 to 8 p.m. Logon Pass open 24 nouri dolly. ;