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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 24, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta 24 THE IETH8RIDGE HERALD Saturday, July 24, 1971 Maynard selected tax study chief EDMONTON (CP1 Provin- cial judge Lucien Maynard has been appointed head of a royal commission which will examine how financial responsibilities should be split between provin- cial and municipal govern- ments. Fred Colborne, minister of municipal affairs, said here the commission will look into "the fairest, most economical, effi- cient and equitable means" of financing UK services provided by each level of government. Sources of revenue, allocation of specific percentages of tax sources to each level of govern- ment and provincial grants to local governments are all areas the commission will examine. Judge Maynard, who was the Social Credit government's minister of municipal affairs from 1936 to 1943 and attorney- general from 1943 to 1955, will take a leave of absence from the bench during the study. Lawyer dies at Calgary CALGARY (CP) Ralph Chester Burns, QC, who was the province's oldest practising lawyer until he retired earlier this year, died here at age 89. Mr. Burns was born at Scotch Ridge, N.B., and took his law degree from Dalhousie Univer sity in Halifax in 1911. About that time he became interested in the Boy Scou movement and after he moved to Alberta in 1912 he served on district, provincial and domin ion councils for the scouts. Funeral service is to be held Mondav. The commission's work is ex- lected to be finished by Febru- ary, 1973. Try Before You Buy UP TO 30-DAY TRIAL ON YOUR DOCTOR'S RECOMMENDATION SMITH-JONES HEARING AID SERVICE RIPLEY OPTICAL 618 3rd Ave. S. Phone 328-5447 Police state 111 sight -Sykes CALGARY (CP) Mayor Rod Sykes said Friday that po- lice stale conditions are ap- proaching and urged an appea' to an Alberta Supreme Court decision which overturned a rul- ing by the old Calgary Police Commission. The locally appointed com mission, of which the mayor was chairman, was disbandet July 1 and replaced by one formed under new provincia' legislation. The court ruled July 5 thai the old commission did no1 have the power to convict or suspend two constables it fouru had used unnecessary force against a citizen. The mayor said in a prepared statement that the old commis sion was given power over the police department, including discipline, by provincial legisla tion and a city bylaw. "Without this authority, we are approaching the 'police state' the knock on the doo in the middle of the night wit] the citizen having no one ti turn to for redress. "I do not believe the citizen of Calgary are prepared to tol erate this and I am advised by the commission's legal advis ere this is not the correct interpretation of the law." The commissidn ruled Ma; 13 that constables used unneces sary force in questioning Eric Unruh while he was en route t work June 28 and ordered four and-six-month suspensions. Counsel for Constables Mich ael Frederick Beal and Gordo James Herr appealed to the Su preme court. CARPET and LINO (Complete Free Estimates! No Obligation! PHONE 327-857S CAPITOL FURNITURE "The Carpet House of the South" PARKSIDE COIN-OP LAUNDRY AND DRY CLEAN 2634 SOUTH PARKSIDE DRIVE SUMMER HOURS EFFECTIVE TILL SEPT. 19 LAUNDRY SECTION A.M. TO P.M. EVERY DAY 12 INGLIS WASHERS 6 INGLIS DRYERS DRY CLEAN SECTION A.M. TO P.M. EXCEPT SUNDAYS AND HOLIDAYS QUALITY DRY CLEANING BY THE LOAD SHOP ATTENDED DURING DRY CLEANING HOURS Phone 327-0811 NOSEY 747 A 747 jumbo jetliner has its nose stuck into the terminal lounge at Los Angeles International Airport. It failed to stop for reasons not revealed as it roll- ed up to the terminal after a flight from Boston. No one was hurt.____________________ They wear nothing but a smile Soviet official bounced MOSCOW (Reuter) Gen- nady I. Voronov, 61, was re- lieved Friday as prime minister of the Russian Federation, the largest of the Soviet Union's 15 Republics and the biggest single administrative unit hi the world. Voronov, who apparently re- tained his place on the ruling Communist party politburo, was named head of the people's control committee, a watchdog Injured students get benefits OTTAWA (CP) Compensa- tion benefits will be available to any young people who. may be injured while working on an Opportunities-for-Youth project, the department of the secretary of state announced here. Under an agreement between the labor department and the provincial workmen's compen- sation boards, the federal gov- body that keeps a check on the j eminent assumed responsibility Soviet economy. No reason was given for his removal from the Russian pre- miership and no successor was named immediately. Pakistan faces food shortage ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (AP) East Pakistan is facing a shortage of at least three mil- lion tons of rice and wheat over the next year. The situation is complicated by the fact that food already stockpiled is un- likely to quately- be distributed ade- This is plain from statements of government officials and from an American survey. With about tons of wheat and rice stocked in the east, officials have received lit- tle response to an appeal for 30 coastal vessels to carry grain upcountry from eastern ports. 'or possible compensation costs. Many of the students are not eligible for benefits under exist- ing federal and provincial com- pensation acts. Injured students may apply 'or benefits to the workmen's compensation board in the prov- ince in which the injury took place. Brown heats up labor feud Miss Nude World contest FRiSELTON, Out. (CP) The tears of joy shed by the winner of an international beauty contest here Sunday could run unimpeded right down to the tips of her painted tocnails. That's because a panel of judges will be picking the 1971 Miss Nude World from a bevy of 20 naked ladies, all card- carrying nudists from camps in Ontario, Quebec, Illinois and Pennsylvania- And as any inveterate affi- cionado of schmaltzy beauty contests knows, the pageant winner always cries while being crowned and invariably has painted toenails. One of the wrinkles in the Miss Nude World contest is that the contestants wear nothing but a big smile. Con- s e q u e n t ly the winner has hardly anywhere to tuck a hanky when those tears of joy start flowing. Miss Nude World is the Ca- nadian-copywrighted brain- child of Hans and Lisa Stein, v.'ho operate the Four Seasons Nature Park near this com- munity 15 miles north of Hamilton. The park is a rustic chunk of grassy acreage dotted in the summertime by naked people, and surrounded by a high corrugated steel fence that keeps out snoopers, voy- eurs and other clothed freaks. But not this Sunday. The gates will open wide and the Steins will charge a hefty a couple for persons wishing to take in the glamor and excite- ment of the semi-finals and fi- nals. Rescue centre moves to Edmonton EDMONTON (CP) Opera- tions of the Canadian Armed Forces rescue co-ordination cen- tre will move to Edmnoton from Winnipeg effective Aug. 1, it was announced here. During initial relocation it has been based in Winnipeg since 1948 it will be operated by Capt. 0. V. Johnson of Win- nipeg and Capt. F. E. Simin- oski of Comox, B.C. The area covered by the cen- tre is bounded on the south by the international border and extends to cover most of the Arctic. Plans also are progressing to move a transport and rescue squadron from Winnipeg to Ed- monton by mid-October. New Cosmos aloft MOSCOW (AP) The Soviet Union has launched another un- manned satellite in its Cosmos program, Tass reported Fri day. INDEBTEDNESS Kentucky's bonded indebted ness is estimated at bil lion. OWNER DEVELOPERS ARCHITECTS ENGINEERS Are You Planning An Office? Professional Service Building? Commercial Complex? Aportments or Revenue Projects? BOYCI CHUCK CONSTRUCTION (SASK.) LTD. 315 10th STREET SOUTH Have experience in providing contract management or fixed fee construction pro- cedure. CONTACT BOYCHUCKS AT 328-8933 LETHBRIDGE Before committing your plans to more expensive, lengthy methods of construction. WANTED SCRAP IRON NOW PAYING MORE FOR ALL TYPES OF SCRAP METAL Farm Industrial Anything Made of Iron! COPPER BRASS RADIATORS BATTERIES CAST IRON Truck Loads Carloads Truck Scales Magnet Crane Service National Salvage Company LIMITED NEW LOCATION 206 33rd Street North Phone 328-1721 "Scrap is Our Business" Spectators will be allowed to strip down to the buff or re- main clothed whatever turns them on. EXPECTS BIG CROWD Mrs. Stein said in an inter- view Friday she expects up- wards of spectators "de- pending on the in- cluding a large complement of Canadian and American nud- ists. She added that the camp has heard rumbles that w o m e n's liberaf-ionists are cooking up some kind of mass protest. "We don't know exactly what it's all she warned the libbies, "but we're ready for them." And no singles will be al- risky. Last year, the first time the contest was held, the Steins predicted would attend. However, 300 nudists only showed up, along with a small army of newspaper, radio and television reporters. The 1970 winner, Toronto bookkeeper Rhonda Stallan, 21, won a trophy, a trip to Florida and a pet monkey. This year's winner will get a tfophy, a trip to Florida and a set of snow tires, among other goodies. Judges this year include An- gelo Mosca, a burly, bent- nosed football player with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, and a couple of professional wres- Love Brothers, Re- ginald and Hartford, tag team meanies on the Ontario mat circuit. The pageant is open tx> girls 16 years of age and over. LONDON (Reuter) Lord George-Brown, the Opposition's most outspoken peer, stepped into the Labor party's feud over Britsh entry to the Common Market with a personal attack here on Labor Leader Harold Wilson. Lord George-Brown, for a Beaten up Edmonton man gets TORONTO (CP) The On- tario Law Enforcement Com- pensation Board announced to- day that an 83-year-old Edmon- ton man has been awarded for injuries suffered in a robbery at a Toronto hotel. Nelson C. Odell was robbed by two men who took and kicked him in the face and head. The board said Mr. Odell will spend the rest of his life in hos- pital as a result of the beating. while Wilson's foreign minister during the last Labor govern- ment, accused the opposition leader of quoting from top se- cret cabinet documents during the House of Commons debate on market entry. His attack, in a letter to The Times, comes as another seri' ous blow to Wilson, who Thurs day made every effort to soothe ill feeling within the Labor ranks. OPERATES COMPLEX The Algerian government will own and operate a new multi- million dollar sports centre and will use it for' future interna- tional events. ASPHALT J PAVING 1 TOILESTRUP Dentist remanded EDMONTON (CP) Dr. Gerald Neil Waterhouse, 41. of Edmonton Friday was remand- ed to Sept. 10 for preliminary hearing on a charge of crimin- al negligence in the death of a 14-year-old girl. Waterhouse, a city den- tal, pleaded not guilty to char- of criminal negligence, im- paired driving and refusing to take a breathalyzer test. Mary Louise Yurchuk was killed July 6 when she was struck by a car while standing at a bus stop. Wedding expert ivrites neiv page in record book NICE, Franct (AP) Paul Laurent Vicini is retiring after 34 years with what he claims is a new entry for the G'iiness Book of has at- tended weddings. Vici- ni's job since 1937 in the Nice town hall has been to guide cou- ples through their civil mar- riage, conducted by the mayor or his assistant. He has kept track of the total scrupulously. NO Polarized Lenses POLARIZED LENSES completely eliminate annoying from water highways and beaches. And now you can have them in your own prescription! Drive more safely. See mope clearly. Framed in our zingy new platters, squares, ovals or octagons Specializing in the fining of Eye Doctor's Prescriptions Prescription Sunglasses Children's FramM Magnifiers Repair! Reasonable Prices OPTICAL PRESCRIPTION CO. 308-7th ST S LETHBRIDGE Phone 327-3609 Lethbridge Community College SCHOOL OF CONTINUING EDUCATION COACHING SCHOOL for Grade XII Supplemental Examinations July 29th-August 7th, 1971 TENTATIVE TIMETABLE a.m.-Biology 30, Mathematics 30, Physics 30 p.m.-Mathematics 31, French 30, English 30 30, Social Studies 30 Classes Begin July 29, 1971 FEE: Per Subject PRE-REGISTRATION PRIOR TO JULY 29th IS DESIRABLE. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION CONTACT: SCHOOL OF CONTINUING EDUCATION LETHBRIDGE COMMUNITY COLLEGE Telephone 327-2141 Extension 228 SOUTH REGIONAL APPALOOSA HORSE SHOW SUNDAY, AUGUST 1st, 1971 HILLTOPPER'S GYMKHANA CLUB GROUNDS 3 miles south of Coalhurst Highway 3A HALTER CLASSES START AT 8 A.M. PERFORMANCE AT 1 P.M. Beginning with colorful costume class HILLTOPPER'S BARBEQUE following show per plate Concession booth all day at grounds No Admission Charged Silver Collection EVERYONE WELCOME FAIRFIELD APPLIANCE SERVICES LTD. wish to announce a further extension of Parts, Service and Selling personel with a special sales introduction for DON JOHNSON MR. DON JOHNSON-Front End Sales Motorola Sanyo Inglis Hoover MR. CAM CAMPBELL Special Order Department MISS ANNE KIRBY Accounting MISS SANDY SCHIMFP-Stock Clerk and Receiving MR. GIN NAKAMA-Small Appliance Service MR. LEN STEPHEN-Vacuum Cleaners Spin Wash- ers lawn Mowers, etc. MR. ART HENNEGER-Major Appliances Inglij Stoves Dryers Wringer Washers etc. OUR MOTOROLA WARRANTY IS HANDLED BY HILDER'S TV SANYO SOUND WARRANTY IS HANDLED BY DELTA VEE ELECTRONICS Motorola Board Transistor colored TV. The recognized loader in color TV is now our sales exclusive for Lethbridge. You will note that oil our prices have boon pulled down to the absolute minimum In order to compete with Calgary. DON JOHNSON'S introductory offer 10 days only or as long at supplies last) Industrial typo 5 gallon steel drum vacuum, value approx. 59.88 included free when you purchase SANYO 12-LB. SPIN WASHER at regular price or HOOVER 6-LB. SPIN WASHER at regular pries or INGLIS 6-LB. SPIN WASHER at regular price Our heavy overstocks of parts and accessories for most appliances Is still bein9 Increased for all customers. FAIRFIELD APPLIANCE SERVCES LTD. 1J44 3rd AVENUE S. PHONE 327-6684 or 327-6070 ;