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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 30, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta DID YOU KNOW: Special 14 to 28-day Domestic Excursion Fares art available for Air Travel in Canada. For Further Details Contact: ART WILLIAMS TRAVEL CENTRE VILLAGE WEST END PHONE 328-3201 or 328-8184 The Lettibtidge Herald SECOND SECTION Lethbridge, Alberta, Friday, July 30, 1971 PAGES 11 TO 24 ERICKSEN'S PASTRY 3rd Ave., M.M. Drive S. Phone 328-8161 "Thft Pioneer and Leading Retail Shop in Lclhbridge" FINEST QUALITY PASTRY AND BAKERY PRODUCTS Enumeration next week By MYRON JOHNSON Staff Writer Enumeration of Lethbridge voters for the Aug. 30 provin- cial election will begin early next week. Bill Todd, returning officer for the Lethbridge West consti- tuency, says enumeration will probably get under way in his riding Tuesday. The process is expected to begin Wednesday in Lethbridge East. Enumerators will call on every home in the city to regis- ter voters, and will make one return visit if the occupant is not at home. Any eligible voter whose name is omitted from :he voters list during enumera- ion may be included by con acting the returning office in lis riding. To be eligible to vote, a per- son must be a Canadian citizen or British subject, have lived in Alberta for one year and his Mlitieal division for one month, md be 18 years old by elec- tion day. The provincial voting age was recently lowered to 18 torn 19. Both Mr. Todd and Nick Velk- er, returning officer for Leth- jridge East, are currently hir- ing enumerators. The Lethbridge West return- ing office is located in the form- er Cut Rate Furniture Store at 2nd Ave. and 8th St. S. Tele- phone numbers are 328-2546 and 328-3463. HE'S GOT THE FRESHEST MOUTH IN TOWN Alberta Litter Bear, a non-profit project of the Travel and Convention Association of Southern Alberta, gives a big yawn and who should appear but Warren Rowntree, 6, and Larry Campbell, 12. Jerry Rowntree, 8, and David Campbell, 7, all of Lethbridge, try to puzzle the whole thing out. The litter bears have a double function, to attract litter to containers and away from the roadside, and to convey the message that it's the only bear safe to feed. The litter bears are available from TCASA and cost Photo by Ed Finlay West development top item West side development will be the main item on the agen- da for tonight's special meet- ing of city council. Pharmacy Facts from 0. C. STUBBS Most of us going out into open country this time of year know about the constant dan- ger from lick bites may even know that 2% or better of these highly-dan- gerous inse c t s k transmit the al- I most alw ays deadly spo 11 e d I fever. So it's 'vitally import- Uant, when you've I been in open country or have handled ani- mals or carcasses coming from open country, that you always lake the pains to search your body for ticks. A tick is nor- mally about the size of the bead of a match, but when it's gor- ged with your blood, it can reach the size as large as the eraser on a lead pencil. Cor- rect removal of a tick demands that its mouthparts are not in your skin and that no Dart of the tick is rubbed into 'lie wound or any other breaks ;hat may be present in your skin! For correct removal gently grasp the forward part of the tick with forceps or tweezers (a handkerchief or DI- clean cloth can be used) and lift it slowly! to form a ''tent" of skin at the point of bite. Then take a sterilized needle or knife and carefully Insert this instrument INTO THE TICK'S MOUTHPARTS to lift them out. Petroleum jelly, a lighted cigarette or match, or nail polish applied to the tick will make it release its grip. The vitally-important thing you have to do is to remove the tick- Immediately! And you should also swab "the tick wound with antiseptic to prevent further Infection immediately! And you like to sit down ivhile we're filling your pre- scription for you? Then Stubbs Pharmacy is the place for you. And always plenty of free park- Ing here at 150G 9th Ave. S., too. Open daily a.m. to p.m. Sundays and Holidays p.m. to p.m. and p.m. to p.m. Council decided Monday to hold a separate meeting to dis- cuss ways of controlling devel- opment west of the river. There may also be discussion on several smaller Kerns left over from Monday's regular agenda. The importance of proper planning for the west side is emphasized in a report to coun- cil by City Manager Tom Nut- ting. Mr. Nutting points out that the city has invested million to date in the west side and in the next 12 to 18 months It's going to be hot Picnickers, golfers and other outdoorsmen will not be avail- able at any telephone this weekend the weather will be too perfect. The weatherman has forecast highs in the 85-90 degree range for the entire weekend under sunny skies. The lows will be 55 60 degrees. With very little chance of precipitation, the outlook is ex- cellent. One injury One minor injury and damage resulted from a car collision Thursday in the 400 block of 7th St. N. Police reported a car driven by Thersa Manntai of 1225 Staf- ford Drive collided with a car driven by Jeanette Alberta Slingerland, also of Lethbridge, as she backed her car out of a parking spot. S'lingerland was taken to Lethbridge Municipal Hospi- tal, treated for shock and re- leased. will be considering investing another to He asks that council, before making any hard and fast deci- sions, travel to at least three centres that have undertaken similar projects, t o evaluate their success. He lists several such towns, including Ktimat, B.C., and Reston, Virginia. Another recommendation is that council explore the idea of forming a crown corporation to act as land developer and con- trol all building development, possibly right down to the "last doorknob." Directors for such a corpora- tion would be appointed by council on a five-year basis and would have the authority to hire staff to carry out the controls contained in their frame of reference. Mr. Nutting also suggests quality control can best be maintained through large sub- divisions, 100 to 200 acre par- cels being more conducive to the building of quality units. Council may also have be- fore it a report from Police Chief J. H. Carpenter on the cost and problems associated with stricter enforcement of the city's early closing bylaw for stores. Chief Carpenter was asked to prepare the report Monday when council voted to ask the Board of Police Commission- ers for tighter control on the closing bylaw. The board Wed- nesday decided to ask council to re-evaluate its decision. Other items left over from Monday include a motion by Alderman Vaughan Hembroff that would set a "no grant" policy for cultural and charit- able organizations and second and third readings of the mon- ey bylaw for the new Hender- son Lake ice facility. VENTURA HOTEL PRESENTS STREET DANCING IN FRONT OF THE VENTURA DURING COALDALE'S SETTLER DAYS Tonight and Saturday, Juiy 30, 31st DANCE 9 TO 1 MUSIC BY "JERRY and the TRAVELLERS" EVERYONE WELCOME! The Lethbridge East return- ing office is in the former bakery at Shoppers World (Holiday Telephone numbers are 328-6352 and 328- 5163. The enumeration is to be completed in both ridings by Aug. 14, with the date for filing nomination papers Aug. 16 from noon to 2 p.m. Candidates have been select- ed for both city ridings by the Progressive Conservatives, New Democrats and Social Credit party. The Liberal party is not expected to nominate candidates in Lethbridge, and no independets have expressed an interest in running. Until the enumeration is com- pleted, it will not be known how many voters reside in each riding. However, Mr. Todd noted that in the 1967 provin- cial election, when there was only one Lethbridge riding, there were about voters. Polling stations have not yet been designated. The dividing line bcU'cen the constituencies of Lehtbridge East and West is 13th St., with the exception of the portion be- tween 2nd Ave. and 10th Ave. S., where the boundary runs down Mayor Magrath Drive. TCASA official supports stand The Travel and Convention Association of Southern Alber- was definitely not mistaken in its assessment of eight tour- ist counsellors supplied by the Alberta Government Travel Bureau, according to a TCASA official. John Neal was replying this morning to charges made Thursday by Douj, Evans, di- rector of the government bu- reau in Edmonton. "The eight girls supplied by the government working in Lethbridge were doing south- ern Alberta more harm than Dr. Neal said. Prior to the demand two weeks ago by the TCASA board that the government withdraw Cheir employees from Leth- bridge, 12 of the 33 TCASA di- rectors made unannounced visits to the tourist huts. "They found them to be fre- quently rude and often ignor- ant of the area in which they were supposed to counsel." In one case a director went into a tourist hut during the AIC convention and heard a California tourist ask for assis- tance in finding accommoda- tion. "Why don't you try Cal- was the advice the counsellor gave him. In another, a fisherman came into the hut seeking in- formation on the best angling spots in southern Alberta. There are none" was the re- Charge dropped A charge of possession of hashish brought against a Leth- bridge man in Fort Macleod several weeks ago has been dropped. Robert Whitford of 939 9th St. S. had the charge against him dismissed on order of the Al- berta attorney general's depart- ment. tort from the government girl. A third was seen to wait 20 minutes to be helped and then was asked rudely, "What do you Dr. Neal said the govern- ment workers showed no com- parison to persons hired by TCASA in the past who have always been extremely courte- ous and helpful. Meanwhile, an official in Medicine Hat sand there has been little or no trouble there with tourist counsellors sup- plied by the government. "They really go a step fur- ther than is he said. Assistant manager city appointed Wayne Quinn of Weyburn, Sask. has been appointed assis- tant city manager for internal audit for Lethbridge. Holder of a bachelor of com- merce degree from the Univer- sity of Saskatchewan and a registered chartered accoun- tant, Mr. Quinn has been ad- ministrator of the Weyburn Union Hospital since 1965. He is a member of the In- stitute of Chartered Accoun- tants of Alberta and Saskatch- ewan. A native of Earl Grey, Sask., Mr. Quinn is 29 years old. He is to start work Aug. 16. He will earn a year. RINK EXCAVATION Site preparation work for the new community ice facility immediately east of Henderson Stadium got under way Thursday. To be ready for use this fall, the new rink will have a total area of almost square feet. The main structure will be 205 feet by 112 feet. The dressing room will be 105 feet by 44 feet and an equipment wing will be 48 feet by 28 feet. It will be made of precast concrete, insulated and finished on the inside with prefinished steel siding. Being built at a cost of the facility is to be used for junior hockey until a major arena can be built. Lethbridge riders show well at 'Hat Lethbridge competitors show- ed well at the Medicine Hat Horse Show Sunday and Mon- day, winning several first and second place ribbons. The champion jumper class was won by Brian Ball for the second year in a row. In addi- tion, he teamed with sister Bonnie to win the pair class, and copped first in the Junior Reining, Junior Jumping and English Pleasure classes. He took second in the Junior Jump ing class. Bonnie Ball took first place in the Ladies Western Pleasure, and the Open Reining Perfor- mance class. She also won sec- ond place in the Open Barrel Race on her way to the High Point Trophy for the show. In the halter class, Vivian Goodrich won the Champion Pinto Mare class and reserve champion part-bred Arabian and Palomino Gelding classes, wiUi Jerry Kanewischer taking the Reserve Champion award for the Pinto Mare and cham- pion award for Grade Geld- ing. Joan Pavan took first in the Pony class under 13.2 hands after teaming with sister Donna for second place in the Pairs Class. RESIDENTIAL AIR CONDITIONING and WINDOW COOLERS CHARLTON and HILL LTD. 1262 2nd AVENUE S. PHONE 328-3388 DINE AND DANCE SATURDAY TO P.M. "The Moonglows" NO COVER CHARGE! S, SUNDAY For your DINING ENJOYMENT We Present DINNER MUSIC by Len Zoeteman Accordionist 6 to 8 p.m. S PHONE 328-7756 FOR RESERVATIONS Donna Pavan won second in the Junior Jumping Class and Eglish Pleasure class. Wendy Nugent took seconds in the Ladies Western Pleasure and Junior Western Pleasure classes. Brian McElroy won first place in the Men's Western Pleasure class with Judy Hoot taking first place in the Junior Jumping competition. Donations up The Lethbridge district of the Alberta Heart Foundation col- lected in its 1971 cam- paign. This compares with a total of in 1970. :tlFF BLACK, Certified Dental Mechanic SLACK DENTAL LAE Lower Level MEDICAL DENTAL BLD6. PHONE 327-2822 damage No injuries and damage resulted when two cars colli- ded on Highway 3, three miles west of Coaldale shortly after 4 p.m. Thursday. RCMP reports cars driven by Geraldine Fairbanks, 2718 6th Ave. A N. "and Lori Mi- chelle LeBaron, 2626 20th Ave. S., collided when the funeral procession they were in camo to an unexpected halt. RELIEVES GAS PAINS NEW 1600 V.W. ONLY S62 PER MONTH 1968 VW DELUXE ONLY 1969 METEOR auto. C1QOE P.S., P.B. 1965 PLYMOUTH Clean RAEWOOD MOTORS LTD. 3rd Ave. and loth St. S. Sales 328-4539 Car Lot 328-4356 CAMM'S FINAL DAY OF CAMM'S JULY SHOE SALE TEENAGE CHUNKY HEELS All colors PAIR SHOES Casual Hush Puppies Dress Shoes Sandals PAIR BALANCE OF LADES' SANDALS PAIR A GOOD SELECTION LEFT ON OUR TABLE JUST ARRIVED! New fall styles and colors for the young girls. Suede and Wet Look in narrow and medium Be early for best selection Open Friday. CAMM'S 403 5th Street S. SHOES ;