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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 22, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta loturdoy, July THE LETHBRIDGE HCRALD POOL POPUAR SPOT Swimming lessons for young and old and general swim- ming is keeping the 'Pass swimming pool popular. Slaff at the pool includes fror row, from left, Elizabelh Kundert, Marilyn Ehlert, Saski VanDelft and Anne Ulrich; back row, lifeguards Mary Rose McLafferty, Mike O'Conner; pool manager Larry Pizzey; life- guards James Yu, Lynne Jensen and Maria McCracken. -Vern Decoux Photo Mayor Tanner: RCMP are vital to Magratli MAGEATH (HNS) Attor- ney General Mervin Leitch al- tended an open meeting at the Magrath Public Library of town officials from Raymond, Ma- grath, Spring Coulee and Del Bonita to discuss retaining the RCMP at barracks in Magrath. Police Officials Superinlend- ant Pritchard and Inspector Gordon were also present. Advantages of the proposed hub system of policing from Lethbridge were presented as a saving hi book keeping. Two police cars would be avail- able 25 miles each way. The general feeling of people from both districts was that the dis- advantages outweigh economic benefits. Mayor Pingree Tanner said: "Regardless of the economic factors, you can't measure the psychological effect on young- sters of seeing police walking around town. It seems to have a deterring effect on criminal acts. He recommended that, if It became necessary to move the police offices to Lethbridge, the men should be left here for the good effect they have on young people. Mayor Bob Graham felt the MOBILE HOME PRICED TO CIEAR 14'x68' 3 Bedroom MIDWEST MOBILE HOMES PHONE 327-1986 RCMP is doing a good job but is "spread too thin." He said young offenders were given too lenient sentences and probation seemed to encourage committing more crimes be- OMtimers gather for lunch MILK RIVER (HNS) Ca- tholic Church Women enter- tained a large group of elderly citizens at a recent luncheon in the basement of the Roman Catholic church here. Prizes were awarded to Harry Balog as the oldest man in attendance, while Mrs. How- ard (Lady) Leslie received the women's award. Mr. and Mrs. Walter Smith received an award for the couple married the longest. The guests were entertained by Lena Lyall, Maureen Rob- erts, Pam Smith, Beth Douglas, Dorsey Ellert, Marge O'Don- nell, Lois Heirath, May War- burton, Dorothy Davies, Sal Howkin and Eunice Gundlock. A letter from the young Henry Ellert, who was home- steading in the Milk River and who wrote an enthusiastic im- pression of his prospects to the Glencoe Minnesota Enter- prise in 1907, was read by Mrs. Leo Ellert. Town of Coaldale TOT-LOT POOL IS NOW OPENED THIS POOL IS UNSUPERVISED Parents are responsible for the supervision of their children. FLAX GROWERS The Canadian Wheel Board has issued a special quota to Diversified Crops Ltd. permitting "YOU" io deliver up to 20 bushels per acre against your reg- ular Flax quola. Take ihis opportunity to deliver up to a total of 20 bushels per regular quola acre to Diversified Crops at the Canadian Government Elevator, Lelhbridge. CONDITIONS OF DELIVERY 1. Your Permit Book must accompany each delivery. 2. Deliveries must be made by Friday, July 28, 1972 3. You can sell at Broadcast price any lime following delivery by nolifying Diversified Crops Lid. Tele- phone 245-1223, Calgary or 429-7375, Edmon- ton or telex 037-3383. Following selling insfructions. a cash lickel will immediately be mailed lo you. A. Flax delivered does nol have lo be sold Ihis crop year. 5. Free slorage Irom day of delivery unlil day you elect lo sell. No arrangements required just de- liver 8 a.m. to A p.m. Monday through Friday Flox conlrnds me Mill ovoilohle ihe rmw nop year. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CALL JIM HARRIMAN, DIVERSIFIED CROPS LIMITED CALGARY 245-1223 cause they knew they would not be punished severely. J. A. Spencer proposed that a five-year trial period be used with RCMP policing both towns and districts. Mr. Leitch said no time limit has been set for a decision and wanted to hear the opinions of people here before deciding whether to close or not. MLA Ted Hinrnan proposed that anyone wishing to express their thoughts on the matter of retaining the RCMP in barracks al Magrafh should write a. let- ter to Attorney-General Leitch at Edmonton. Mr. Leitch replied he would be happy to consider any ideas on the subject. "If seeing a policeman In town deters a youngster from crime and keeps him out of jail for one year, it saves the lax- payer CO ORDINATOR Mrs. Chcric McKcevcr of Blair-, more has lakcu over duties of summer recreation co- ordinator for Ihe Crowsncst Pass in the absence of rec- reation, director Miss Bonnie Porter. Miss Porter is on a leave of absence and is tour- ing Great Britain and Europe She will return Aug. 25. Photo. District doings Kubasek wins PfNCHER CREEK (Special) ioe Kubasek was named "employee of Ihe week" by the Pincher Creek Tourist Bu-eau. Several tourists commended him on the atlracliveness and cleanliness of the campgrounds he runs. The award entitles Mr. Ku- basek to a free dinner for two. Bonanza Day MILK RIVER (HNS) Milk Kivcr will celebrate its Bonan- za Day Monday. Aug. 7, begin- ning wilh a flap jack breakfast in the old Madge Equipment Building at 7 a.m. and contin- uing until 10 a.m., courtesy Milk River businessmen. There is no charge for this. Al il a.m. entertainment will be in Ihe form of square rtoncinp in Ihe. slrpcl lo the music of I ho Soul her Playboys. This will bp followed hy HIP puradr which nssotnblpft si 9 a.m. at Iho plemonlory school snci Ihe hnspiliil ami begins al II p.m. via Main and Center Strecls, reluming via 3rd. Ave. Many events arc planned to keep the .spectators Imppy. Displays will he in Ihe Jiiul curling rinks. A pel show will ho held outside the skating rluL Power increase f is unacceptable COL1SMAN (CNP E. C. Chalmers and Ed Barry of Calgary Power met with Lhe Colcman council requesting council's decision to oppose the power company's plan to in- crease its rale by a proposed 35 per cent. The power officials indicated other councils have agreed on the increase. Coleman council advised it would not accept the hike with- out further study and investi- gation of rates from other com- munities. Council will also seek inform- ation from the Public Utilities Board. Council was obligated to turn away several local delegations that made an appearance with- out first making an appoint- ment. A heavy agendy of busi- ness prohibited the hearings. Local citizens are requested to make appointments to meet council several days before the meeting so these matters can be placed on the evening's agenda. Council did not agree to the proposal of the Crowsnest Pass recreations board. It wanted Coleman to pay an additional if the town wished to re- ceive summer programs. Coun- cil agreed to the proposed bud- get less payments for April, May and June when, the town did not receive service from the recreation board. Council felt the board is a public body financed by pubb'c funds, both local and provincial, and council did not react favor- ably when the board curtailed services to the community. Permission was granted to Coleman Collieries to install mobile homes in the Carbon- dale district providing they ad- here to the local development and control bylaw. Council will meet with Eric Jamieson of Coleman Collier- ies to discuss gas and sewer service for the new develop- ment area. Mayor John Holyk, council- lor Ted Kryczka and Milan Balog 01 Frank checked sever- al areas in the district to find a suitable area to set up a satel- lite station for CFCN-TV. A report on their' findings is to be given to Ron Nordquisl for further action. The town, has purchased blocks 7 and 12 from the de- partment of municipal affairs. The local nuisance grounds, being too close to the residen- tial area in east Coleman, and to the local forest area, is caus- ing problems. A letter from the department of municipal af- fairs indicated some engineers would be visiting the 'Pass with a view to relocating the grounds to a suitable site. Mrs. Van De Kolk loves dolls 92-year-old Mrs. de Kolk is Dutch treat for 'Pass BLAIRMORE CENTRE TO OPEN SOON Dorlene Ony- schuk, left, Beth Roe, Marilyn Strilchuk and Suzanne Fro. lek are members of the Alberta Service Corps working in the 'Pass developing drop-in centres for youth. One has been completed ond is operating successfully in Belle- vue and another is being prepared and will be opened on July 17. The centres ore open from 1 to 11 p.m. daily. Decoux Photo Teacherage rales hiked TABER (HNS) Additional teacher accommoda tion at Hays and a general increase in teacherage rental rates were approved recently by the Taber school division board of trus- tees. Two PFRA houses at Hays were purchased from Crown Assets Disposal Corporation for the total sum of follow- ing negotiations which split the difference between a PFRA ap- praisal of the two at and a certified appraisal which set Lhe value at, Teacher accommodation at Hays has been a point of con- cern with only one duplex apartment available in the past, necessitating some teach- ers to live in Vauxhall and commute to work. The purchase of the two PFRA residences if expected to relieve the problem. Following an analysis of teacherage rental rates in the division, recently completed by Sunalla Appraisers Ltd. of Edmonton, a range of increases ranging to 100 per cent was ap- proved by the trustees. Renters of leacherages in Ta- ber, Vauxhall and Barnwell will have their rental rate doubled. Due to the distances involved and the nature of the commu- nities concerned, renters in Hays, Enchant and Grassy Lake will be charged 60 per cent of the appraiser's recom- mendations, while at Kinni- burgh the rate will be 50 per cent. All tenants have been ad- vised of the increase which will become effective' next January 1. In addition to the up-swing in rents, occupants of all teacher- ages will now pay light, heat- ing, water and sewer service charges (some formerly pro- vided on a no-charge basis by the Division) and. in addition will be responsible for mainte- nance of lawns on the prem- ises either by doing Ihe work or being back-charged for the same. By VEUN DECOUX Crowsnest Pass Bureau Jannetje (Janet) Van de Kolk, 92, of Nunspeet, Holland, is spending a three-week visit at the home of her son-in-law and daugh- ter, Mr. and Mrs. M. Cox of Blairmorc. Mrs. Van dc Kolk, who has the distinction of being the old- est passenger ever to fly Main- air, a branch of KLM airlines from Holland to Edmonlon, was accompanied by a son and daughter-in-law Mr. and Mrs. Hendrik Van de Kolk, also of Nunspeet. On arrival in Edmonton the trie boarded CPA to Calgary where they were met by Mr. and Mrs. Cox and driven to Blairmore. They left Amsterdam at 10 a.m. July 5 and arrived here at 12 noon July 5. They will return July 31. Mrs. Van de Kolk reports she was given extremely good care and treatment on the air- lir.t and in appreciation for the good service she presented the American pilot who flew her from Amsterdam to Canada with a costumed Dutch doll. So far Mrs. Van de Kolk has been taken on a trip to Water- ton Lakes and several B.C. points and plans include sever- al visits to other Alberta points. Costumed in her native gar- ments, which she has worn all her life. Mrs. Van de Kolk is the centre of attraction wher- ever she goes as her keen wit, sight, hearing are something lo I be admired Despite Ihe fact that she uses her daughter 'Hendrika (Rick) Cox of Blair- more as her interpreter, the oldtimer is able to get her keen wit across and the twinkle in her eye transmits her aware- ness. Mrs. Van de Kolk is the moth- er of eight cliildren. Three sons SOD LANDSCAPINO VINYl COVERED CHAIN WIRE FENCE For More Information Contact D. CRAIG PORTER Lethbridge Ph. 32B-0924 4H picnic C A R M A N G A Y Auoul 60 people attended the recent Barons-Carmangay 4H picnic at Keho Lake. Members and parents got to- gether. A pot-luck dinner was enjoy- ed and later the young people played baseball. Two of the players, Keith Anderson and Randy Lyckman suffered pain- ful Injuries when they were both running for a fly ball and collided. Both boys were taken to Picutre Butte Hospital and were released Tuesday. MOBILE HOME (NEW) 56'xl4' MIDWEST MOBILE HOMES Lelh. Phone 327-19B6 Blairmor. Ph. 562-2653 ar.d two daughters are still liv- ing. Her husband Stephen died in 1945. She has 20 grandchil- dren and 12 great grandchil- dren Her main interest is sewing and creating dolls clothes in the Dutch motif. Her dolls have be- come known in many corners of the world including Canada, Australia, New Zealand and European countries. The dolls are ordered privately through friends and various contacts and every piece of clothing made is hand and machine stitched and is authentic to the type worn iu Holland. Mrs. Van de ,Kolk Is looking forward to her return home where she will be the subject of a television show now being arranged. BE INDEPENDENT I own the exclusive FrancMie Righti for proven fas) food oullel in City of Utrv bridge. Owing lo other blu- men interest! have not been able lo develop. Would con- sider lolling outright or part- nership wilh right party. For information reply to Box No. 50, Herald MOTOR MOWER 817-3rd AVE. S. PHONE 327-2669 WELCOMES EVERYONE To look ever their full line of CHAIN SAWS PIONEER, McCULLOCH LAWNMOWERS LAWNBOY, SNAPPER, JACOBSEN, MOTO MOWERS MINI CYCLES GO CARTS WE ALSO REPAIR AND SHARPEN ALL MAKES OF REEL AND BLADE TYPE LAWNrftOWERS Crowsnest Pass Bureau NEWS CIRCULATION JOB PRINTING 'Vernjn Decoux, Resident Rep., Blairmore Phone 562-2149 COUNTRY NEWS These Are The Lethkidge Herald Correspondents in Your Area MAGRATH MRS. MILDRED MARKER MASINASIN MRS. FRANCIS MUELLIR MONARCH MRS. JACOB DEKKER P.O. Bo. 97 P.O. Box 319, Milk Rlvor P.O. Box 61 NANTON MRS. MARY BENSON P.O. Box 3M MOUNTAIN VIEW MRS. MAXINE HANSON Gen. 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