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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 21, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta July 21, 1971 TH1 IETHBRIDGE HERALD 3 Mine shuts down NATAL (HNS) The Michel underground mining operations will be shut down for the perio< from July 17 through Aug. 7 in order to give the miners Uieu1 annual holidays. The operation of the under- ground equipment and the re- quired maintenance will be per- formed by personnel that are only scheduled for two weeks vacation. Eligible employees will re- ceive a vacation of two weeks and 12 days' pay for services one to seven years; three weeks and 18 days' pay for services through 15 years and three weeks and 24 days' pay for services 16 years and over. Children study Bible at Granum GRANUM (HNS) A total of 63 children attended the Bible school held recently in the Granum Christian He- formed Church under the direc- tion of Rev. Van Tuinen. Teachers and helpers for the classes were Mrs. Van Tuinen, Airs. W. Havinga, Mrs. G. DeWit, Jcanie Scholten, Georg- ina Vos, Deanne Williamson. Mrs. M. Vandervalk, Ethel Poelman, Joanne Veenland, Sheila Meindertsma and Ruth Williams. The children presented a wind-up program, a review of everything they had studied. Pyjama Night fills centre with shoppers CRANBROOK, B.C. (Special) Cfanbrook retail merchant section of the Chamber of Com- merce hit a peak participation in its unique two-hour annual July Pyjama Night. This was the fifth and run- away success with an esti- mated night-clad custom- ers prowling bargains in down- town shops from 7th to 13th Avenues reserved for pyjama- clad only. Boggle-eycrl lourisls enroute to Die Calgary Stampede brew- ed up their own miniature stampede to rush to their molels and undress to get in on the fantastic values for the night-clad. Bikini pyjama participants showed a fine garnish of goose- pimples though otherwise ap- preciative whistle-bait for the cold, sweater-type weather. A more comfortable granny- gown duo of ladies with a leashed beagle drew as much attention street-marketing the birdseed they found in a hard- ware store grab-bag. The 12Ui Avenue shopping centre swarmed in its 20 retail outlets, and the chamber chuck- wagon ran out of supplies af- ter 800 doughmut-pop snacks midway in the spree. WINNER Charlie Van Home of telh bridge won (he senior high point quarier horse Irophy for the second time in 1wo years ol the Kootenay Horse Show held at the new Wycliffe Exhibition grounds twelve miles south of Kimberley. Mr. Van Harne and his horse Jet Corder took the prize over a large number of entrants from southern B.C. and Alberta. Morrow, photo CWL meet NEW DAYTON (HNS) The June meeting of the New Day- ton Catholic Women's League was held at the home of Mrs. Forest Greeno with nine mem- bers and Father Cassidy pres- ent. A Bible reading on hypocrisy was given by Mrs. Delos Fuller. First Communion for possibly five children was discussed with Com m u n i o n breakfast planned for Ihe candidates and their parents. A Parish picnic is planned lor July 25 with Mrs. Forest Gree- no as social convener. A report was given by Mrs. August Kaupp of the meeting at the home of Mrs. A. Turner, Raymond, regarding the straw- berry tea at the Ridgeview Lodge for the senior citizens on July 24. There will be no meeting in July and August and the Sep- tember meeting will be at the home or Mrs. August Kaupp. jCOUTS, Wolf Cubs and Ad- venturers are in action liese days wilh every type of activity camp, hikes, com- munity good turns and all. Word still comes in about pring wind-ups to busy winter seasons and preparations for appy days at Cainp Impcesa. Also the thoughts of many, in- luding yours truly, are centre- ng on the Fifth Alberta Jam- reree at Camp Woods, in our Scout Camp on Syl- Lake. The Moccasin Telegraph brings word of wilderness camps on Lake Chester west of Calgary. These apparently are run jointly by the Boy Scouts of Canada and the YMCA. Scouter Ken Budd of Van- couver is camp chief. From across the Atlantic in Holland's famous city of Nijme- gen comes detail of the sixtieth anniversary of the Kcizer Karel Groep. This will be a most important summer to those lads and their leaders as the camping and all the hap- penings of such an occasion take place. Wish I were there! A recent jaunt to Calgary re- sulted in a very happy visit with Fred G. Forster now re- tried from Hie SATT staff after a long and useful career While our first association with this old Scouter was as a Scout in the Sixth Edmonton (the Sing- ing Sixth) of which he was S.M., it later extended to the Sixth Rover Crew. Later lie saw Scouting action on the West Coast before moving lo Leth- bridge where he was S.M. and With further regard Lo High River it is noted (hat scouting has flourished there for over 50 years, thanks lo scouter Tom Betton. This grand old scouter is still with the scout move- ment and is the troop chaplain. Scouter Kurt Seel, former district commissioner of the grizzly district, is keeping ac- tive still in and round the Cal- gary region. He is staff natural- ist in the National Parks Ser- later Many district commissioner, who were in Scouting there during the days of the Second World War will remem- ber him. The towns of High River, Blackie, Brant and Nanton, formerly in the Chinook Dis- trict, are now included in the Calgary Region since last year. The 60th anniversary of Scout- ing in tin's Calgary Region was given great prominence in their annual meeting, banquet and a tremendous Scout Rally. Guest speaker at the banquet was Pierre Berton who told of his activities as a wolf cub end scout while living in the Yukon and Vancouver Island. The chief scout for Canada, his excellency the governor- attended the rally where he addressed the scouts and eu'js at the Stampede Cor- ral. Various sixty-year honour awards were presented, includ- "ng one to Ivor McNamee of High River. Mr. McNamee was raised in Cochrane where he tvas in tile cub pack and later the troop. He has vivid mem- ories ol a 1912 rally in Calgary with Inspection by the Duke of Connaught. The rally concluded with the Go-year members and scouts "orming ar. honor guard for the 3ovoraor-GencraI Roland Mich- Carl Jacobsou family gathers GRANUM <11NS) Mr. and Mrs. Dimm recently returned home nftcr attending a reunion of Ihe. Carl Jocobson family held nt Camp Ilundell at Cnnmorc. Mrs. Diinin mid her two sls- Irrs mif) broihci's were prcs- si-nl from Oregon, Cnlifornia, Corlcnay, B.C., Rutland, B C., Edmnnlon, Lacombc, Calgary and Granum. A lotal of 97 members ol Uic family atlcnded (lie reunion. It was the first time the family hnd been together since 1938.' Mr. nnd Mrs. Thomns Mnl- licws of Rutland, B.C., ccle- bnilcd Iholr Mrd wedding nraii- vcrsnry, making it n 'twofold celebration. Stavcly Wolf Cub Pack is back home after another Trios successful camp out on Willow Creek. Again we were privi leged to visit them and their leaders in their lu'deaway, truly a wonderful site for cub camp- ing. The secret of Stavely's suc- cess is the excellence of their camp staff and the co-operation of district staff, leaders, par ents and boys. This year the camp akcla was Mrs. K. Carl son with assistants Mrs. M, Grubb and Mrs. B. Nelson. Also assisting were Mrs. S. Wilson and Miss .G Robmson. The kitchen was manned by Mrs A. Alsgaid, Mrs. M. Johnson, Mrs. A. Fancy and Mrs. H, Johnson. Few, if any, cubs and leaders eat as well as those present at this happy camp. Oscar Schotloski, oldtimer, and helper par excellence, was on hand to prepare the camp and help keep tiie camp up to ifs high standard. Very notice- able was a brand-new kitchen with a roofed-over eating sec- tion outside. Scout leaders Dave Lynn, Bill Malchow and Ted Malchow were on hand to help, while Robbie Lynn and Lee Robinson were scouls-at-large to help where cubs ate a bit too young. Part of (lie camp fun was tile challenge fastball game between the boys and the leaders. Thanks to the um- pire and their athletic skill the leaders did triumph. Swim- ming was popular in the fa- cilities available in Willow Creek. Hikes and other outdoor activities gave the boys fun and good appetites. The cubs of the Cayley pack are wonderful singers thanks to the training and practice with Mrs. B. Nelson. Around a campfire they pick up new songs in no lime at all. "Follow me, is n favorite as is "The Place Where I Worship." Instead of s'ongsheets they use a flipdiart which makes lor more concentrated attention, besides being easier to read. At the campfire on Sunday evening Assistant cr John Slrang presided. WiUi him was his good wife who is the regular akela. She has been sidelined with severe ill health for sonic months, but is now greatly im- proved. All the good old songs yells sung and appropriate given. Scoulfr Rocky taught the pack "The Derby Ram" .ind other old favorites. Parents and relatives were present in large numbers. The Sunday message this yonr was given by Rev. D, Schneider of High Hiver who look ns bis topic, "Lot's Akcla Slrang thanked nil for turning out and for their sun- port UiroiiRhout the year, also lhanking those who carried on for her during her illness. Cof- "ce and lunch was available Iwforo Hit1 assembly broke up nnd headed for Iwrnc. Another Cayley Day wvis over. Dew worm races RYDER LAKE, B.C. The fifth annual international dew worm races in Ryder Lake near ChiUiwack, which claims lo bo the dew capital of tie Speed drinking blamed BLAJRMORE (CNP Bureau) Excessive speed and the driver of the motor bike being under the influence of alcohol were blamed for a car motor bike accident near Bellevue July 3. It claimed the life of John Alexander Kinnear of Coleman and Arnold Beever of Hilleresl. The coroner's jury, under di- rection of Coroner Fred S. Rad- ford comprised foreman Trevor Slapak, Lome Chrystal, Ivan Watson and Peter Sartoris, all of Blah-more; Leslie Siray and Albert A. Wray of Bellevue. They heard evidence given by Dr. John William Walker of Bible school MILK RIVER (HNS) St. Matthews Lutheran Church held vacation bible school July 5 to 9 with an average attendance of 40 children daily. The theme was "Talking With God." The closing program held by the children was attended by about eighty-five people. Play program COALDALE (HNS) The Headymade summer play- ground program, sponsored by the Southern Regional Recrea- tion Board, is conducted from 1 to 4 p.m. every Monday to Friday. Bobbie Thompson, supervisoi and Debbie Livergood, leader. world, will be held Aug. 7. are in charge of the activities. Blairmore, Timothy A. Grove j A report presented by Cpl. of Hillcrest, Ronald Price and Matt Patzwald showed that Keith Lewis of Bellevue and also I blood samples from both de- ceased had been taken and driver of the car involved the mishap, Glenford Canning of Calgary. The medical report showed that Kinnear died of a broken neck and Beever from a skull fracture. Both had many other injuries. sent to the RCMP crime detec- tion laboratory (alcohol sec- tion) in Edmonton and had indi- cated that Kiuncar's blood showed a point three per cent and Bcevcr's a point three per cent alcohol content. Hospital brief all set to urge renovations BOW ISLAND (HNS) The Bow Island General Hospital board's brief to llie Alberta hos- pital commission regarding hospital renovations is nearly complete. Also discussed at a recent meeting was hospital staffing. Director of nursing Mrs. D. Mullany reported 55 per cent occupancy of the hospital in June. A staff training session on the new heart monitor equipment, given to the hospital by the Bow Island Lions Cub, was held. The board discussed a letter from the College of Physicians and Surgeons regarding qualifi- cations of one of two doctors who earlier proposed to prac- tise here. They will not prac- tise here. The salary schedule for nurses, nursing aides, x-ray and laboratory workers and medi- cal records librarian was ap- proved by the hospital' trustees. The report also showed that to be intoxicated a person must have poijit zero eight alcohol content in the blood. A medical chart showed the various stages of intoxication. Reports of the witnesses slioiied Kinnear was the driver of the motorcycle and Beever was his passenger. The men had left the beer parlors after having consumed liquor for some time. They mounted the bike and proceeded west on Highway 2. Reports indicate they were travelling at an ejrcessivs speed. Witnesses staled I5ic two men on the bike were not work- ing together to keep the bike level or at an even keel. On entering a curve on the high- way the bike slid out from un- der Hie men and they were in collision wilh an easlbound car driven by Glenford Canning of Calgary. The coroner's jury report concluded1 "It is the opinion of the jury that the driver of the motorcycle, Mr. Kinnear, lost control as a result of excess speed and his being under the influence of alcohol, Summer playground activities rolling NATAL (HNS) The prog- ram of supervised summer playground activities for the youngsters of Spanvood got un- der ivay recently with registra- tion at the Sparwood Elemen- tary School. It is open to all Sparwood and area youngsters in the 6 to 12 age group. It has been or- ganized under the Sparwood Community League. Six local volunteer women recently undertook a training program at Nelson, B.C., and they will have Ihe assistance of many other mothers and vol- unteer teen-agers. The program includes arts and crafts, music, drama and Wednesday and Friday from playground games. The aim ofi'O a.m. until 3 p.m. tlic program is to encourage learning through games and other activities, and to provide useful occupation of the young- sters during the summer holi- day period. The program will end Friday, Aug. 20. It is held each ISSUE OF NON-CALLABLE GOVERNMENT OF CANADA BONDS DATED AUGUST Baric of Canada is authorized by the Minister o[ Finance to receive subscriptions for a. loan to be issued in tie amount of for cash and in the amount of in exchange for Government of Canada 4i% bonds due Sep- tember 1, 1972 as follows: FOR CASH SUBSCMmON year 4J month 5J9o Londs dnc December 15, 1972 Issue price: 100.15% yielding about 5.13% to maturity Interest payable December IS and June 15 Four and ono half interest payable December IS, 3971 Dcnnminatiojis and and year 4 month 51% bonds doe December Issue price: 98.50% yielding about 5.00% to maturity Interest payable December 1 and June 1 Four months' interest payable December 1, 1971 and Only cast subscriptions, subject to allotment, will be accepted for the new bonds due December and the new 5-1 bonds due December 1, 1974. Bank Canada has agreed to acquire for cash a minimum of of these new bonds, open as lo maturity. The new 5J% bonds due December 15, 1972 are an addition to oE 5i% bonds due December and dated December 15, 1970. The new 5i% bonds due December 1, 1974 arc an. addition to of 5i% .bonds due December and-dated Juno 1, 1967. Proceeds of Hiis cask offering will bo used for general purposes of the Government of Canada. IN EXCHANGE FOR BONDS DUE SEPTEMBER year 6J% bonds doe Angnst 1, 1976" Issue price: 100.00% yielding 6.25% for 5 years Convertible at the option ol the holder inlo an equal par Talne S year 7J9S bonds to be dated August and due August yielding about 6.66% for the full 10 year period commencing August Interest payable February 1 and August 1 S500, and The new 5 year 6J-% bonds ate offered only in exchange for an equal par value oE Government Canada 4J% bonds due September 1, 1972, subject to allotment. The bonds due September which are accepted for exchange must lava all miniatured conpons attached" and be in bearer form or accompanied by proper transfer documents. The 4} bonds accepted for exchange will be exchanged on August 3 for an. equal par value of the new 6i% bonds and a cash adjustment of per SljOOO par value representing accrued interest to August will be paid on. the bonds surrendered. Bank of Canada las agreed to acquire a minimum of of the above new bonds in exchange for an equal par value of 4J% bonds due September 1, 1972 representing part oE its holdings of these bonds. Following-the exchange the amount of Government of Canada 41% bonds due September remaining outstanding will bs ______________________ The new 5-1% bonds dnc December the new 5t% bonds due December and the new 61% bonds Sue August will be dated August 1, 1971 and will bear interest from that date. Principal and interest arc payable in lawful money oC Canada. Principal is payable at any Agency of Bank oE Canada. Interest is payable nt ,-my branch in Canada of any chartered bant charge. Definitive bonds will be availablo on August 3V1971 (without payment of accrued interest) and thereafter in. two bearer form with coupons attached and fully registered form with, interest payable by cheque. Bonds of both, forms will be in the same'denominations and fully interchangeable as to denomination form -without charge (subject to Government transfer requirements where To enable ttio Gorcmiucnt of Cunnria to cstaMIsh sii nionlhv in Dcliniice (lie nmonnf in lie redrnncd lor rash on Dud ilins nlnn nny required refunding, ilio option pcrmllliug to convert (licir S jcar 6Ko lionils duo August inio :m equal jiar value oE S year bonds dan August nuy Im exercised only daring Cio six monlli period commencing Arrgiut and cnilng Jannary The new bonds ore authorized pursuant to an Act of the Parliament of Canada and both principal and interest arc a charge on the Consolidated Revenue Fund of Canada. Subscriptions, subject to allotment, ffluy bo made tliiuugli any investment dealer eligible to act as a primary distributor or flurongh any bunk la Canada. JY< ;