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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 3, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta _ THI LtTHMIDOe HIRA10 Saturday, Jan. 3, 1971 Freight rates jump TORONTO (CP) Highway freight rates will increase be- tween three and nine per cent across Canada effective Juna 12, the Canadian Transport Tar- iff Bureau Association an- nounced Friday. The association said the in creases, expected to boost car- riers' revenue by about six per cent, are needed because of a 17-cent-hourly wage increase for Teamsters Union members. Tha association said the ger eral increase will affect boll class and commodity rates Class rates are the basic com men-carrier tariffs applied t inter-city freight shipments b. the general public. Commodit. rates are generally lower an are extended to shippers or con signees controlling a substantia steady volume of freight be- tween two stated points. There will be a realignment o rates in Ontario effective June to make Class A carriers mor competitive with C licenced car riers. This will result in som small reductions on truckloa class-rate traffic. A truckload generally a minimum of pounds. Affected by the June 5 0: tario increase will be all traff moving between Ontario af U.S. points through Niagar Falls, Windsor and other gat ways. FOREST REGIONS Canada has nine forest gions. HAPPY MOMENT FOR ANGELA Angela Davit throws her head back with laughter as shs holds three- month-old Carmen Jamieson, daughter of Demetra and Leonard Jamieson of San Francisco. The moment occurred this afternoon when Miss Davis appeared for vigil in her honor at San Jose courthouse where jury is deliberating her case. Gruenwald plans to sit tight Face murder charge ALEXIS CHEEK, B.C. (CP) Two prisoners recaptured after their escape from an KCMP jail early Friday have been charged with the murder of a civilian jail guard. Charged were Gary Mo Nqmara, 20, of Orillia, Ont., and Russell Borkowski, 18, of Wil- liams Lake, B.C. They were re- captured within hours of their escape. Roadblocks, police dogs and aircraft were used in the search [or the escapees after jail guard John Starchuck, 55, was found beaten to death. RCMP said three prisoners were in the single cell at the jail. The lliird prisoner, who apparently made no attempt to escape, was not identified. Flying Pldl be By GREG MelNTYRB Legislative Bureau EDMONTON Dick Gnien- wald (SC Lethbridge West) rose momentarily from his seat on the Opposition side of the legislature as the three month sitting ended Friday, as if to announce his intention to cross the floor to with the govern ment. It was acknowledgement of speculation he may sever ties with the Social Credit Party. JAPANESE MOVIES 2 FEATURES Feudal Spy A Judo Shew DUha) PARAMOUNT CINEMA THEATRE Sunday, June 4th p.m. iVWYONI WIICOMI PLEAS! ATTEND Tanco Millwork Products DIVISION OF TANNER BUILDING SUPPLIES LTD. Now Located in Larger Facilities at 1415-2nd Avenue S. PHONE 327-5161 Lions Club of Lethbridge 18th Town Country Iflflfl CASH UUU PLAY AT HOME NEWSPAPER BLACKOUT BINGO PLUS 4 Ss PRIZES CASH EACH Here's How You Can Win! THE PRIZE Tha firil card with all covered {blackout) will receivo the grand priza of In the tass of more than one black oul ths winneri may "play- off" or split the prize. THE BONUS PRIZE for first "L' Down "B" row and acrosi the bottom "X" Bingo has called. for Ifis first "H" Down Ihe "B" row, down "O" row and across the centra for first all numbers filled down the "B" row, down the "0" row, across the top row, across the bottom row The bonus prizes will ba awarded to the ffrst tevretl Cora's according to the fetation of numbers called In the case of Ifei, prizes will ba iplit. Bonus ners will have 1heir cardi refunded to them to continue playfng for tha blackaut bingo. CARDS ONLY EACH Her> numbcri to date: B-4, 1-18, 1-25, N-38, O-66, N-43, G-58, G-56, N-41, 0-72, N-32, B-l, B-5, O-71, 0-47, G-55, 0-64, 1-17, G-60, N-34, 1-24, O-74, B-7, N-40, G-54, G-57, 0-63, N-44, 1-26, B-8. 1-27, N-35, 0-61, B-6, G-46, N-31, 8-13, G-48. THIS WEEK'S NUMBERS: 1-22, G-53, N-33, N-39, B-10, N-36 Addilional numberl, plui numbers already called will be published every Saturday in tho Herald WHEN YOU HAVE A WINNING CARO Phone 327-8670 Immediately PROCEEDS TOWARDS IIONS CENTENNIAL PARK, AND OTHER COMMUNITY PROJECTS won grounded VICTORIA Times says a source in the attorney- general's department has pre- dicted that Rehabilitation Min- ister Phil Gaglardl will not be prosecuted either now or in the future for alleged dangerous driving. Published reports quoted an unidentified RCMP officer Thursday as saying in Kam loops the minister forced anoth or driver on to the shoulder ot the road wliile passing a truck on a hill on the way to Williams Lake. The alleged in cident occurred during a tour of the province by Premie W. A. C. Bennett and members of his cabinet. Earth-watch may save us By HAROLD MORRISON STOCKHOLM (CP) A tight security screen Is being wrapped around Stockholm as world delegates gather for what has been billed as the beginning of a global attack on pollution which threatens man's survival. But while more than po- lice, aided by hundreds of plain- clothes officers, keep their eyes on possible outbreaks of violimt demonstrations, the delegates themselves have their eyes glued on a document that seems to be a pale reflection of the survival crisis itself. Dan Bouvler (SC Lac La 3iche McMurray) earlier de- ected the Opposition. Mr. Gruenwald has been ourted by Alberta's first Pro- ressive Conservative govern lent. He has voiced his inten ion to vote according to hi 3ersonal convictions. Outside the House, Mr, Gruenwald said that while here have been "frustrations" sitting on the Socred bench, he has DO immediate, plans to eave the party. Dr. Bouvier said "a voice rrom an opposition party can- not be effective in obtaining 'rom the government special considerations for special needs, which is what my con- stituency needs." The Lethbridgs Insurance agent and former separate school trustee could be a valu- able asset to the Conservatives in the moves they are certain to make in coming years to get a toehold in southern Alberta, currently without a Tory MLA south of Calgary. Truck-train crash lolls oil driver BENALTO (CP) Richard Lloyd Dyrland, 26, of Eckville was killed Friday when fie tank truck loaded with crude oil he was driving struck a freight train at a level cross- ing, 25 miles west of Red Deer, An explosion and fire de- stroyed the truck and the ca- boose of the CPR tram, travel- ling from Rocky Mountain House to Red Deer. Prefect newsmen UNITED NATIONS (AP) The UN Economic and Social Council sent the General Assem- bly a proposed International convention Friday night that would protect journalists work- Ing in areas of armed conflict. The convention was drawn up by the Commission on Human Rights. It is to be considered at the assembly'a three-month 27th session starting Sept. 19. SOUTHERN ALBERTA THEATRES CARDSTON Mayfair Theatre Walt Disney's "KING OF THE GRIZZLIES" In Techni- color. Saturday, June 3. Shows at and p.m. Family. FORT MACLEOD Empress Theatre "BILLY JACK" In Color. Starring Tom Laughlin and Delores Taylor. Saturday, Monday, Tuesday and Wed- nesday, June 3, 5, 6 and 7. Saturday shows at and p.m. Adult not suitable for children. MILK RIVER Sunland Theatre "LOVE STORY" In Color. Stan-ing AH MacGraw, Ryan O'Neal and Ray Milland. Saturday, June 3, show at p.m. Adult. PICTURE BUTTE Cinema Theatre "TARZAN AND THE VALLEY OF GOLD" In Color. Starring Milte Henry. Saturday and Sunday, June 3 and 4. Show each night at p.m. Family. PINCHER CREEK Fox Theatre "DIRTY HARRY" In Technicolor. Starring Clint East- wood. Saturday, June 3. Shows at and p.m. Restricted adult. Sunday, June 4, at p.m. "ONE MORE TRAIN TO In Technicolor. Starring George Peppard. not suitable for children. TABER Tower Theatre "DOC" In Color. Starring Slacey Keach and Faye Dunaway. Saturday, Monday and Tuesday, June 3, 5 and 6. Saturday shows at and p.m. Restricted adult. PRIME FIND Toronto defective Corr off a set of papers in Toronto Friday which police say outline! In detail the ritual of a secret criminal soclely, equivalent of the Sicilian Mafia. Detective Carr discovered it during a search of the home of Francesco Caccamo of Toronto June 1. (cp Wirephoto) This is the draft declaration on the human environment, Iho key document to be placed be- fore the spokesmen of more than 100 countries opening their United Nations environmental conference Monday. Maurice Strong of Canada, Hie conference's secretary-gen- eral, describes the proposed declaration as a far-reaching global action plan offering the first comprehensive 1 n t e r n a- tional attack os environmental problems. But a close reading of the draft suggests tha Immediacy of the crisis is covered in rather hazy generalities that may not lead to rigid or crushing changes in current pollution. MAY GO HALFWAY Some of the more serious op- position groups ready to protest and demonstrate against the of- ficial delegates say that the Utv is prepared to accept halfway measures rather than risk colli- sion course with some unco-op- erative countries. For example, the draft decla- ralion says man must be sparei the serious effects of testing of weapons of mass desfructioi but doesn't declare what shoulc be done about it. With both China and France still actively testing nuclear weapons in the atmosphere there may be reason for the U1S body to soft-pedal this activity which has aroused worldwide protest. However, Strong maintain there Is a basic and importan principle in the draft declara- tion: the principle that countries accept responsibility for the ef- fects of their environmental ac- tions on other countries. He maintains also that of the 120 recommendations which Iho delegates will be asked to ap- prove during their meeting, moves to strengthen global co- operation ara important If man is to overcome the environmen- tal emergency facing him in the next quarter-century. One proposal, called Earth- watch, is seen as a link-up ol 00 stations to watch and test he atmosphere around tha ;lobo and thereby provide an Jert if sudden change threatens countries or regions. A proposed permanent "UN environmental >ody also would study the possi- >ility of setting up an Interna- jonal disaster warning system which might predict and mea- sure the threat of tides and floods as well as atmospheric contamination. The draft documents steer clear of recommending any spe- cific action to curtail population growth. Strong maintains thig action Is deliberate since a world population conference is to be convened in two years to deal with that issue. On some other specific Issues, Strong said in a statement that governments already are at an advanced stage of negotiation of several conventions I o deal with such international prob- lems as dumping of toxic wastes into the oceans. The con- servation of cultural and natu- ral sites forming part of man's global heritage and the preser- vation of wetlands and islands for science. "Even these would justify the hopes and expecta- tions of those who decided at tha 19G8 General Assembly to convene the Strong said. Yet he feels ths conference will produce more, Including a new sense of direction by coun- tries realizing that economic and social interdependence is essential if man is to survive. STIR ATTENTION Meanwhile, non-official oppo- sition groups are drumming up attention arguing that the gov- ernmental delegates are not prepared to do enough. They range from the more serious Dai Dong to the more volatile and unpredictable such as Pow- Wow which Is housed In tents on Stockholm's fringes. HAD RULES A docu- ment which has been de- scribed as a complete, set of rules and regulations of a se- cret criminal society with roots In southern Italy, was discovered by Toronto police in the Toronto home of Francesco Caccamo, above 31 last Aug. 1. An RCMP pert said In court In Toronto Thursday that the document describes the rituals, regula- tions and procedures of the Honored Society, southern Italy's equivalent of the El cilian Mafia.