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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 25, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta Kent Report Under Fire AKRON1, Ohio (AP) Adju- tant-General Sylveslr T. Del Corso, commander of the Ohio National Guard, said today a newspaper story on purported contents of an FBI report into the May 4 shooting deatlis of four Kent Stale University stu- dents contained "unbelievable" assertions. The Akron Beacon Journal, in a copyright story published Thursday, said the FBI had con- cluded that the shootings in a clash with guardsmen were "not necessary." The FBI said in statements in Cleveland and Washington that Decorated Soldier it had released its report on the shootings only to the United States justice department and it did not draw any conclusions ol any type in the report. Del Corso said he had not seen the justice department summary on which The Beacon Journal said its story was based. "At least the conclusions as stated by the paper are just un- believable that there were no troops injured, that no stones were thrown and that there was a question of whether there was even a he said. Faces Charge WASHINGTON (AP) The U.S. Army today ordered a dec- orated master-sergeant .tried by a general court martial on charges he stole about and accepted more than in bribes while running a mess in South Vietnam for non-com- missioned officers and enlisted men. The action was taken against M. Sgt. William E. Higdon, 40, of East Point, Ga. It is the first prosecution since a Senate investigations subcommittee last year devel- oped testimony that some senior non-commissioned officers raked in huge amounts of graft, including kickbacks, while oper- ating messes and clubs in Eu- rope and the Far East. Higdon also is one of five sol- diers and former soldiers whose cases have been referred to the justice department. The five were shareholders in a corpora- tion called Marden, Inc., which allegedly reaped big profits by selling supplies to clubs. European Space Body Formed BRUSSELS (Reuters) Eu- ropean science ministers de- cided Friday to set up a united European space organization that coulc1. play a part in the American post-Apollo space pro- gram. The European space confer- ence decided to merge the Eu- ropean Launcher Development Organization; the European Space Research organization and the European Conference on Telecommunications by Sat- ellite into one central body rep- resenting 12 countries. The conference also author- ized its chairman, Theo Lefevre of Belgium, to discuss with the U.S. state department a recent United States offer to Europe to join in a new space project. In Washington, Lefevre mil discuss European participation in the space shuttle project, a progr'am to send men and equipment from earth to space stations in a craft that can re- turn to earth and be used again. Saturday, July 25, 1970 THE LETHBRIDG2 HERAlD 9 Energy Supply Runs Low In U.S. WASHINGTON (CP) The I of barrels a day was worsening energy-supply situa- tion in the United States is caus- ing concern in high places and a number of government agencies are known to be preparing re- ports on a wide range of possi- ble options if the situation turns critical. A revision of the controversial oil-import policy is a prime con- sideration but several well- placed sources tend to discount the idea that any substantial in- crease in Canadian imports is likely in the near future. The present, temporary quota proclaimed by President Nixon last March and sources see lit- tle likelihood that it will be re- vised upwards by any large amount before the proclamation runs out next December. As for reports the state de- partment was seeking a loop-, hole through which Canadian oil could flow, one industry source pointed out the administration could increase such imports in a completely above-board manner simply as a matter of policy. As of now, U.S. supplies of Mr. David George Dunbai formerly of Lethbridge, recently completed requirements for tjie Doctor of Musical Artg Degree at the University of Southern California in tos Angeles. Mr. Dunbar is the son of Mr. and Mrs. David Dunbor of 1513 9th Avenue South. He was a member of the Lethbridge Kiwanis Band in the mid-1940's. He attended teth- bridge Collegiate Institute and Canadian Nazarene College in Red Deer. He holds bachelor degrees in Church Music and Music Education from Olivet Nazarene College in Kinkakee, Illinois, and a Master of Music in Voice from the University of Illinois at Urbana. In 1960 Mr. Dunbar began teaching at Cascade College in Portland, Oregon. He remained there until 1965 when he began his doctoia! work at U.S.C. In 1967 he returned to Cascade for 2 years, and in the fall of 1969 Joined the music faculty at Olivet Nazarene College. Dr. and Mrs. Dunbar and their daughter Kathleen spent the month of June in tos Ange- les where Dr. Dunbar made ar- rangements leading up to the final defense of his Dissertation on June 29 thus completing all requirements for the degree. The Dunbors are vacationing in Portland, Oreqon and Leth- bridqe before Dr. Dunbar re- turns to Olivet Nazarene College as actinq chairman of the Divi- sion of Fine Arts for the coming year. Dr. and Mrs. Dunbar will pre- sent a short Sacred Music pro. gram, Sunday, July 26th at p.m. In the Church of the Naza- rene, tethbridnc. but there is no immediate shor- j tage. The most pressing need is I for residual oil, asphalt and some other items. Given the "politics of petro- one source said, any- thing could happen. But he pointed out that the most imme- diate potential energy crisis is in the supply of electric power and any sudden upturn .in Cana- any oil imports would not help that sit- uation. However, if world deliveries of Middle East supplies continue their recent downward trend as a result of the political situation there, there might be some revi- sion in long-term U.S. import policy, perhaps after the first of the new year. FUEL OIL SHORT Part of the electric power shortage is due to a shortage of residual fuel oil to feed U.S. Midwest, generators. Canada does not export residual oil. There have been reports that northeastern electric power slants have resorted to using ow-sulphur crude oil Canada does export. It's an expensive :'Iike feeding wheat to as one source put would )e temporary in nature, simply to get the area through a tight situation. Speculation on the situation comes as a bipartisan group of louse of Representatives mem- bers are calling for creation of a commission to evaluate the in- creasing demands for power sources. 'For the first time in our his- tory the nation is facing an un- certain future insofar as its sup- ply of energy is said chairman Harley 0. Stag- gers (Dem. W.Va.) of the House commerce committee. Coincidenlally, the House mines and mining subcommit- tee met behind closed doors today to draft its report on a series of hearings on oil-import policy it held last spring. In general the committee is top- heavy with opponents of freer imports on the' grounds relfanrn on foreign over- land from ell- danger national security. WOODEN BULL On a recent visit to Mexico, Al Bagchuck of Vancouver acquired the handcarved wooden bull shown above for The bull travelled from Mexico City to Calgary in a corner of the passenger cabin, but at Calgary, CP Air decided he couldn't continue like that. And the airline wouldn't be responsible for the bull's safety in the baggage compartment. Finally, they issued him a S34 out to Mr. Bull, he occupied a seat on the flight. Church Leaders To Mideast TORONTO (CP) The United Church of Canada an- nounced yesterday it will send three churchmen to the Middle East in August. Moderator Dr. R. B. McClure, Kev. Brucs Gets Press Post MOSCOW (AP) The Soviet government Friday named Boris I. Stukalin, a deputy edi- tor of Pravda, to head the state committee for the press. lie succeeds Nikolai Mikbailov, 64, who has retired, a brief an- nouncement said. McLeod, minister of Bloor Street United Church, Toronto, and Rev. Donald Stirling, chair- man of the Toronto conference committee on international af- fairs will spend three weeks consulting Arab and Israeli leaders in an attempt to find a peaceful solution to the Middle East crisis. NONE ALIKE Many snow crystals appear similar but, like human finger- prints, scientists say no two are alike. i U.S. Oil WASHINGTON (CP) The Nixon administration's case fa voring ratification of an interna (ional maritime oil the other relates to intervention on the high seas in cases of oil pollution casualties The two, over-all, are considerably weaker than the Canadian stance outlined in Ottawa's plans for protecting the Arctic from pollution, including stewardship over an area 100 miles off the coast. The U.S. is opposed to what terms such "unilateral" actions Presumably, broad interna tional ratification of the Brus sels conventions by many coun tries would make it more diff cult for Canada to win favor to its ideas on stricter regulations Neuman said ratification o the civil liabilty conventio "will bring the United State into a uniform regime of inter national regulations designed t compensate the victims of oi pollution, whether those victim are governments or private cit; zens, or both." The convention was "both evi dence of, and a response to, the reality that the world's enforce-mental problems require co-op e r a t i v e international action rather than unilateral rela tions." CANADA WANTS MORE Although Canada participatet hi the Brussels conference i has no intention of ratifying the conventions on the grounds they do not go far1 enough. In going ahead with its own plan for protecting the Arctic, Canada took the position tha ratification might take some time and protection of the environment cannot wait. Also, monetary compensation woulc be of little benefit once the Arctic was polluted, the government argues. The U.S. takes the position at such protective measures should be agreed on internationally and not be taken Case t ally. Apparently the U.S. believes the proposed conventions would help slow such unilateral actions. Without specific mention of Canada, Neuman said in his prepared statement to the public works subcommittee on air and water pollution: "Without the convention, we must be prepared to face the prospects of ever-widening claims of national jurisdiction for the ostensible purpose of pollution control in international waters." At the time Canada announced the Arctic stand, the U.S. state department pressed concern that it would set a dangerous precedent for other coastal stales to follow. tends is has been unveiled before an inquirinf. U.S. Senate subcommittee. Failure to ratify such a convention "would seriously under mine" U.S. ability to negotiate similar "effective inlernaliona agreements" in the future, Robert H. Neuman, assistant lega adviser of the state department said in testimony. Actually, the Nixon administration is urging Senate ratification of two conventions, the products" of the internaliona legal conference on marine pollution danger held in Brussels last November. One deals with the civil liability for oil pollution the one on which Neuman Before You Buy! UP TO 30-DAY TRIAL ON YOUR DOCTOR'S RECOMMENDATION fjffo MAICO UL SMITH-JONES HEARING AID SERVICE 618 3rd Ave. S. Phone 328-5447 ZELL HOUSEHOLD AUCTIO Monday, Aug. 3 AT CHIN STORE -8 MILES E Having received instruction has sold her store and will bo we will offer for sale the follow as listed below, subject to ac minor changes as you may fin Cash the day of the sale removal from the premises. BEDROOM FURNITURE 3-piece Bedroom Suite; 4 de single bed and mattress; 1 dr KITCHEN FURNITURE Kitchen chairs; 2 chrome c Gas Servel Refrigerator. LIVING ROOM FURNITURE Chesterfield; 1 magazine r ]_12'xl5' underpad; 2 ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES Electric healer; GE Washin Cabinet electric sewing mac MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS Dishes; Forks; etc.; Teco Sump pump; P.T.O. gasol n tion pump, complete with elecfr ite Slart Motor; 1 Set Socket 21" TV 2 rolls snow fe (very 1 parts cabinet; Im able greaser; hyd. Jack; P.T.O. Plate; Gun rack, plus many m mention MACHINERY CARS HINDS DISPERSAL N SALE rd p.m. AST OF COALDAtE, ALTA. 5 from Mrs. Zella Hinds who moving to the United States, ving line of household items diiions, deletions, errors, or d them the day of the sale. with ful! settlement before uble beds, 1 esser. airs; 5-piece Kitchen Suite; ack; 1 12'xl5' nylon rug writing desks. g machine; Zenith dryer; line (very awn mower; 1 [awn mower; e truck pump; 1-1 U" irriga-c motor; 1 t'j h.p. Compas- Paper Ordered To Change Ad Policy PITTSBURGH, Pa. (AP) The Pittsburgh Press has been ordered to change its classified advertising policy within 30 days to eliminate references to sex in job ads. The Pittsburgh Commission on Human Relations ruled that segregating job ads under- the headings "jobs-male interest" and "jobs-female interest" is a violation of the city's human relations ordinance. The ruling came after hearings were held on a complaint filed by the Pittsburgh chapter of the National Organization for Women. The city ordinance prohibits publishing of advertisements which include "any discrimination because of race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin or place of birth or OPTICAL DISPENSING OPTICIAN "Where service means serving people" 618 3rd Ave. S. PHONE machine aact Pipe dies; Part-universal; Bolt Cutter; Hot ore items too numerous to KS AND TRAILERS circumstances beyond our to be sold after the ift, VB blade; Small house 3m Camper with stove etc. Swather; M. Fer-P.T.O. pull type like new. :TED BY: XUCTION USES LTD. ALE, ALBERTA Word of Mouth" i Phone 345-3534 oblem in our plastic tent. RODGER HANDLEY Licence No. 010121 J W M '9 1 ftJ ill INSURANCE IS JUST NOT PART OF OUR BUSINESS -IT IS OUR ONLY BUSINESS Phone 327-3009 CONN VAN HORNE 507A JACK WARBURTON 1951 Chev. K ton; Cust (Ideal for hunting or 1 guson 12' Swafher late mode SALE CONDU HANDLEY AND ENTERP BOX 105, COALD "Serving the South by For further inforrncitio Remember the weather is no p AUCTION LES HANDIEY licence No. SIMPSONS- Needs Full Time Sales People In Its Exciting, New Lethbridge Store! Here is your opportunity to become a part of Canada's fastest growing, most progressive Retail Organization. Preference will be given to those with proven retail sales experience although consideration will be given to those applicants with allied sales experience. Exciting career opportunities for Male and Female Sales People in the Following Departments: FLOOR COVERINGS BOYS7 WEAR MEN'S WEAR INFANTS' WEAR SHOES CAFETERIA PLUMBING AND BUILDING SUPPLIES SHOP Unmatched Employee Benefit Program includes: Above average salaries: plus sales commissions. Profit Sharing: Every member after 1 year's service shares in the profits of the company. Free Life Insurance: For all profit-sharing members. Group Medical and Blue Cross Insurance plans. Discount on purchases: for employees and dependants. 40-hour week, paid statutory holidays with sick pay allowances. Paid Vacations: 2 weeks after 1 year, 3 weeks after 5 years, 4 weeks after 15 years. Apply In Person to our Temporary Employment Office 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday-Wednesday 1218 2nd Avenue South West of Lethbridge Arena Phone 327-0988 for APPOINTMENT SIMPSONS-SEARS Where the New Ideas Are! ;