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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 22, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta HOLIDAY IN EUROPE Take advantage of the Special Youth Fares now In effect Only return Only return For Travel between June 20th and July 25th add on For information and reservations contact: ART WILLIAMS TRAVEL CENTRE VILLAGE WEST END Phone 328-3201 or 328-8184 The lethbridge Herald SECOND SECTION Lethbridge, Alberta, Thursday, July 22, 1971 PAGES 11 TO 22 :j ll'i a GREAT DAY la I SERVE EVERYONE'S FAVORITI (Special Pricei on Bulk Orders) ERICKSEN'S 5021 3rd Ave. S. Ph. 328-8161 1705 M.M. Drive Ph. 328-77S1 Tudor Estate proposal turned down by MFC By MYRON the MFC site, one for the grocery Staff approval of a and one for a larger coir The Municipal Planning Commission Wednesday recommended refusal of the 80-acre Tudor Estate subdivision proposal. The developers were seeking approval in principle for a sub-divison which would incorporate part of the coulee plan in Lethbridge for low-cost rental housing units. The specific development plan must still be approved. Developer Holger Frandsen plans to build 33 low-cost rental town-house units under the limited development scheme including the store. Bot are currently before the MFC. Dr. Mitson is expected to attempt to resolve a number o problems surrounding the applications with city hall staff before proceeding with one or the other application. In other business, the MFC northwest of the an application by P am Community application for a Hoot (Enterprises Ltd. for a The proposal was refused at 2004 Mayor by Holiday Trailer Sales a number of reasons, by Dr. W. L. Mitson Service at 428 5th St. S., possible servicing by the MFC to give it does not comply access difficulties, and lack an opportunity zoning regulations; and ap- economic benefits foreseen with city hall an application by Rae- either the city or the Mitson has made two Motors for an auto re- for developments shop at 1403 3rd Ave. S. Agricultural is Canada pilot project By RIC SWIHART Staff Writer A pilot project for agricultur- al displays in Canada was ini- tiated at the 75th Anniversary of Lethbridge Whoop-Up Days celebrations Monday with live- stock producers actually pro- moting their own products. The regular livestock show, which was a regular part of th activities during fair week, ha been moved to Dec. 6-11. George Chessor, director o the show in the Lethbridge Ex hibition Paviliion, said it is In first time in Canada such a pro- ject has been run in conjunction with an annual fair. "There is a captive audi- Civic reception for Saint-Laurent The City of Lethbridge hosted a civic reception for 20 visiting Saint-Laurent students at Sveii Ericksen's family restaurant Wednesday. An equal number of local students, hosts for the Saint- Laurent group, and their par- ents also were in attendance. Two more LCC tuition winners Two more winners of Leth- bridge Community College tuition certificates have been chosen at the LCC Whoop Up Days fair booth in the Youth-a- rama building. Villa Jean Tyrell, of Leth- bridge, and Pete Jongerius, of Spring Coulee will be given certificates entitling them to free tuition in any college pro- gram this fall. The programs will include regular day classes, even i n g credit and non credit classes, continuing education general in- terest classes and the various short courses LCC offers. Entries may be made all week at the college booth, also the location of Aardvark Incorpo- rated, a students' commission sales centre for handicraft items. CLIFF BLACK, Certified Dental Mechanic BLACK DENTAL LAE Lower Level MEDICAL DENTAL BIDS. PHONE 327-2822 In addition to Deputy Mayor Jerry Gold of Saint Laurent who is travelling with the group on the student exchange tour, three other twin-city al- derman attended the reception They were Aldermen Aime Ca- ron, Gilles Lauriault and Ma- jella Robichaud. The aldermen were accom- panied by their wives. The head table was made up of Mayor and Mrs. Andy An- derson, Deputy Mayor anc Mrs. Gold, Aid. and Mrs. C. W. Chichester (also members oi the tour) and City Manager Tom Nutting and Mrs. Nutting. Mrs. Gold and Mrs. Anderson both received bouquets of roses. Mayor Anderson pre- sented Deputy Mayor Gold with an authentic western branding iron. Children: lost, found Lethbridge city police report 15 lost children had been re- turned to their parents at the exhibition grounds during the first three days of Whoop-Up Days. The time lapse for reuniting lost children varies from half an hour to one hour. Missing children may be re- ported to the exhibition pavi- lion police station or to the St. John Ambulance brigade unit at {he north end of the grand- stand. A police official said Tues- day night was the busiest when 11 children were reported miss- ing- RESIDENTIAL AIR CONDITIONING and WINDOW COOLERS CHARLTON and HILL LTD. 1262 2nd AVENUE S. PHONE 328-3388 Join A Great System ASAHI PENTAX 3 new models to chooso from: SPOTMATIC II F1.4 SPOTMATIC II F1.8 SPOTMATIC 500 All Asohi Pentax Spotmatic Cameras use the famous Praktica Thread Mount This lets you choose an appropriate lens from over 1500 of various brands. The Spotmatic II models feature the revolutionary new Super Multi-Coating design- ed to improve your overall picture taking. Priced from, including case Ask for a demonstration of the new SPOTMATIC 500 For tho budget minded photographer Only, including cuse 189.90 with 1.8 Ions "WHERE SAIES ARE BACKED BY SERVICE" McCREADY-BAINES PHARMACY LTD. CHARGEX 614 3rd Ave. S. Phono 327-3555 Alio operating WATERTON PHARMACY ITD. in Walorlon National Park ence during the fair week am to entertain as many as possi ble, it was thought necessary to get away from the old styl livestock he said. "We are aiming at plus people and with this dis play there is something for al of them." Mr. Chessor said people can see animals in their natura state which they have only rea( about before. "All the exotic breeds are on display and it is a chance for the public to have a look at them- "The same applies to sheep and hogs and all the animals are shown in various stages oi development." The animals are all placec into categories in separate pens for the public to view from al! The other part of the experi- ment demonstrates to people the various stages of develop- ment right from the animals in infancy through the adult stage to the finished product available for the table. In a monumental feat of or- ganization, the committee re- sponsible for the project has arranged displays which depict all the areas of the livestock business. There is a sheep shearing demonstration slated for several times during the day. Desmond De Belle of Australia has been lired to do the demonstrating. Having a fast time of about one minute and averaging 3V4 minutes, he shows the public what happens when a sheep is shorn. With experience in New Zea- land, Australia, Britain, France, ihe United States and Canada, he makes it look simple. There is a hog selling telex system working in one part of ie pavilion. For the more commercial end of display, there is a dairy section set up on the west side, ncluding the Alberta Dairy Princess. A complete line of dairy pro- ducts, including the old fash- ioned churning of butter and making of ice cream is on dis- jlay, with samples for the fair- ping public. Two barbecues manned by the Canadian Western Natural las Company and aided by 4-H are kept busy cooking ham and beef for display samples for the public. The wool industry is well rep- resented with a display which ncludes rugs, hides, sweaters, .carves and different wools as veil as information fact sheets. Behind this area is a display of the finished beef products. Entertainment has been sup- .ilied daily with the West Ger- man Band and The Edmonton All Girls Drum and Bugle Band aving played Monday. Tuesday at the Alberta All Girls Drum and Bugle Band performed again. The Spice of Life entertained Wednesday afternoon. Photo by Bryan Wilson FAREWELL FLEETWOOD Ron, Visser, right, and Peter Philipp take year. Built in 191V at a cost of the school was named for J. H. a last look at what remains of Fleetwod School before the demolition Fleetwood, school board chairman at th; lime. When new it boasted all crew completes its grisly task. The death of a school is never a pretty the latest features, including adjustable desk tops. Now its place has sight, especially if one has memories of days spent inside its classrooms, been taken by the new Fleetwood-Bawden open-area school visible in Bolh Ron and Peter had the privilege of attending Fleetwood in its final the background. Only the name Fleetwood remains. St. John treats 63 persons First aid treatment has been jiven to 63 persons by mem- >ers of the St. John Ambulance irigade on duty at the Leth iridge Exhibition grounds dur ng the first three days Vhoop-Up Days. Complaints varied from bad- y blistered feet, sunburn, sliv- ers, cuts and scrapes to fingers caught in auto doors, head- aches and upset stomachs. To date the greatest number of persons to receive first aid reatment was 30 on Tuesday; 21 persons were treated Mon- day and 12 were treated Wed- nesday- In addition to first aid ser- rices the brigade is also help- ng the city police in caring for and finding the parents of losl children. OUR OSCAR "Willie Ketchum! I'd write nder o nom de plume too, I mode horse race predic- ons like that." NOW OPEN! Lethbridge's First Tropical Fish Shop Over 300 tropical fish Fish supplies if Aquariums made to order Join fish club Aug. 1st WEEKEND SPECIAL! High Fin Lyre Tail Swords also Angel Fish AQUARIUS TROPICAL FISH and Supplies 524A 6th St. S. Naming the bear ends on Saturday Many entries have been re- ceived to date for the Name the Grizzly Bear contest co- sponsored by The Herald and the Stewart Game Farm. Deadline for entries is this Saturday, and all must be made by mail, either on the form provided with this story or on a separate sheet of pa- per. Tlie contest is open to all children 12 years old or under, and has been set up to give a name to the game farm's la- test acquisition, an 18 month- old female grizzly bear from Banff National Park. Conservation for Youth, an Opportunities for Youth fund- ed ecological education pro- gram, will find a group of chil- dren age six to 12 to assess all of the entries received, and to select the 10 they favor most. The 10 names will then be printed and again, children 6 to 12 will be invited to vote on their favorite. The name receiving the most votes will be declared winner, and the person who first sug- gested it will be awarded the prize of 15 tickets to the game farm. Contest rules are as follows: 1. Children entering suggest- ed names must be 12 years old or under.. 2. All entries must contain the Herald Grizzly Bear Name Contest I would call the grizzly: My own name is Address: Telephone: Age: ADDRESS ENTRY TO: Grizzly Editor The Lethbridge Herald Box 670 Lethbridge, Alta. name, address, telephone num- ber and age of the sender. 3. In case of duplicate entries Hie entry postmarked earliest will be tire only one considered. 4. Postmark deadline for all entries shall be no later than midnight, Saturday, July 24, 1971. 5. Entries will be accepted by mail only. 6. Judges' decisions will be fi- nal, and no entries may be re- turned. 7. The contest is closed to chil- dren of families of Lethbridge Herald and Stewart Game Farm employees, and also to children who are members of the panel selecting the 10 final- ist names. 8. Use the box below or a sheet of paper, entering one name only per mailed envelope, and address the entry to: "Grizzly Editor, The Lethbridge Herald, P.O. Box 670, Leth- bridge, Alta." Ex-power chief dies at Regina REGINA (CP) Funeral ser- vice for Louis A. Thornton, 91, first chairman of the Saskatch- ewan Power Commission and a Mr. Thornton, who died Mon- day, was born in Kingston, Ont., and began to make his name as one of Saskat c h e w a n' s out- standing citizens in 1906 when city commissioner for 16 years, he became resident engineer of was held here. I the traffic bridge in Saskatoon. COMPLETE AIR CONDITIONING FEDOR'S REFRIGERATION Ph. 327-5816 C A Sheet Metal Ph. 328-5973 PLEASE NOTE! The Rodeo and Chuckwagon Races Start at 7 o'clock Tonight, Friday and Saturday KIRK'S TIRE SALES LTD. 1 WEEK ONLY! SERVICE DEPARTMENT SPECIAL WHEEL ALIGNMENT Includes: Inspection of front end, springs, shock absorbers, steering wheel assembly, align front end, correct camber, caster and toe-mI OO .00 1 Week Special, only __ For popular make cars (parts extra) See us for the best service on BRAKES SHOCKS and BALANCE, tool DON T GET TIRES _ GET UNIROYAL TIGER PAWS The High Perfor- mance Tires tested at speeds of over 120 miles per hour, sus- tained speed. Available in all stzet to fit every require- ment! Your UNIROYAL Dealer KIRK'S TIRE SALES LTD. LETHBRIDGE-1621 3rd Ave. S. Phone 327-5985 TABER-6201 50th Avenue Phone 223-3441 FERNIE, 423-7746 ;