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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 9, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta Tuesday, Juiir 9, 1970 THE ItlHDRIUGl HtRAll) COUPLE HONORED Mr. and of Blairmore are shown as they wedding anniversary. Mrs. Joseph M. Galvon celebrated their 50lh Fri Blairmore Couple BLAIRMORE (CNP Bureau) and Mrs. Joseph Martin Galvon, Blairmore oldtimers were honored at a reception in the Catholic Hall in Bellcvue re- cently when more than 100 of their friends gathered to mark the occasion of their golden wedding anniversary. Trout Pond Backed By Women TURIN (HNS) The Turin Fish and Game Association re- ceived a donation of from the Turin Handicraft. Mrs. Clarence (Margaret) Jorgenson, president of Turin Hand icraft, presented Law- rence Deimulh, president of Turin Fish and Game, with the cheque. This donation will be added lo other donations of cash, grain, and livestock from the public. Raffle and bingo games sponsored by Uie fish and game association have also been held. These funds will go towards the fish amd game association's present project the construc- tion of the Turin Trout Pond. NEVER BEFORE i TRUCKLOAD of COLOR TV AT A SENSATIONAL SALE PRICE Thurs. thru Sat. June 11, 12 and 13 A son Fred, acted as master of ceremonies, and called on Rev. Jim Hagel who gave his blessing after which John Figura of Blairmore address- ed the gathering in Slovak. Con- gratulations were read from Premier Harry S'crom and Lieutenant Governor Grant McEwen. The couple was pre- sented with numerous gifts from their friends. Mr. Galvon and his wife, Rofe, both 71, were married in Terstena, Orava, Slovakia Feb. 3. 1920. The couple migrated to Canada in December 1923 and came to Blairmore in Septem- ber 1927 where they have re- sided since. Mr. Galvon worked in the Gresnhill mine at Blairmore for 34 years, retiring in June 1963. He is a member of the First Catholic Slovak Union and the Canadian Slovak So- ciety and Mrs. Galvon is a member of the CWL. The couple has two sons, Fred of Drayton Valley and Martin of Calgary, and two' daughters, Mrs. J. (Annie) Funfer of Calgary and Mrs. F. (Albina) Ducheraer of Edmon- ton and 16 grandchildren. A son Joe died in Calgary. FOIIKMOST mosl's second antuuil Maverick M (li CJr.-is, a sensational hit in 19119, will again take place on Farmer's Day weekend, June 12 and 13. An added attraction Uiis year is the 'l-H calf slunv and sale on Fridey. The Pnmgtorn and Shorlgrass Bfft Clubs will stage their show in the mor- ning and the sale in the after- aeon. Two days of rodeo are sched- uled. On Friday the action i commences ;it fi p.m. Street i dancing and a street carnival mil1 follow at p.m.., follow- ed by a rudoo fashion show at H) p.m. This year there arc six queen contestants hy differ- ent organ! nations. Foremost 46 Healers To Be Evicted NATAL. B.C. (HNS) At a recent District of council meeting it. was made known to council by Aid. Earl Tabor in his meeting with the Regional District of East Kooter.ay reporting that the RDEK plans to evict approxi- n Ktely 46 people from homes they are renting in Natal. Aid. Tabor also made it known to council that the re- gional district had passed a resolution to drop the urban re- newal program as of Dec. 31, 1970, and that lire District of Sparwocd would have to han- dle it after that date. Council feels there is no pos- sible way that it can handle the job. This action taken by the RDEK, as told by Aid. Tabor, resulted from the type of co- operation the regional district had received in handling the urban renewal program. It was also stated that the RDEK was tired cf having the people cf Natal undermine them. Child Clinics COALDALE The Barcns- Eurfika Health Ur.it is sponsor- ing the following infant and pre-school clinics: NOBLEKORD Wednesday, Juno 10, in the School from to p.m.. VAUXHALL Wednesday, June 10, in tie L. B. Thomson School from 10 a.m. to 12 noon and 1 to 3 p.m. T h u r s day, June 11, in the Health Unit. Of- fice (upstairs in t h c Town Of- fice Building) from 10 a.m. to 12 noon and to 4 p.m. June 11, in the Health Unit. Office in the Administration Building, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon ami to 4 p.m. SHAUGHNEESV Friday, June 12, in the Legion Hall from to p.m. I i Lions Club, sponsors of the in iHial festivity have I'aul i Ziclke as Ihi'ir choice. Marlenc Chrsncy is the can- didate from Kb.ikoin H o p nil chili; Karen llamling, sister of last year's queen Janet, is sponsored by the Elks. Shein Lee is (he choice of Shorlgr, Beef Club; Dianna i Legion. Fore in o s t Branch, rnd Karen Elliott rip resenting Writing on Stoiu Hiding Association. Saturday opens with a fuc pancake breakfast from 7 torn niiinl hill a.m., sponsored by tic Chamber of Commerce and C i n t! o nadian Montana Gas. Highlirlt is the parade at li a.m. which already promises to be bigger and better than ever. llu vinj! chicken dinner at (111 J U 111 tl L 1C i J (l n il ;it 2 p.m. A full L nrl of cuit is (1 il( nt, illi i {u 1 id i is i (i children's Hems. mi'liiiljHjj jim- int si i i mm H d i r 1 n scniinblo. will be jrest'7 Associa- mburski Photo. Nalal Deadline Dec. Trip To England IRON SPRINGS (HNS) Mrs. C. W. Richardson is now visiting with relatives in Eng- land. Before leaving she enter- tained Sects! World War brides from England and was also feted at a gocd-bye party at tba home ol Mrs. E. H. Reiter. WINS CERTIFICATE Mrs. Elmer (Ida) Wiens receives a certificate from the Canadian Red Cross Society for her service as a volunteer for line past 10 years. Mrs. Wiens is a Grade 4 teacher at the John Davidson School in Coal- dale. Ichio Ibuki, vice-principal of- the school, is making the presentation. Tymburski Photo. WI Conference June By NANCY JULES SPARWOOD Canada's uni- que urban renewal project in (he Crowsnest Pass Southcin T r a n s-Canada highway en- trance to Beautiful British Co- lumbia approved some five years ago will terminate De- cember SI. Its uniqueness was enl i r e clearance of a two-mile ribbon development clustered in a nar- row valley around a coal mine tipple backed by coke ovens j and transfer of the 800 resi-1 dents to better district environ- ment. population and 320 area wore iradertock one-fourth cost and cicared location into Nest Pass Coal Company and have developed serviced both resi- Vern AT Foremost Recreation Perfect for patio, den, kitchen and bedroom. GRAIN IN TRADE ONLY SMITH'S WARNER (HNS) Tile Warner WI held its regular meeting Wednesday, June 3, in the Warner Memorial Library with 15 members and two visitors present. They answer- ed the roll call "where I would like to spend my vacation." Correspondence included a 'thank you' letter from the Sal- vation Arniy for clothing re- ceived; a 'thank you' note from Mrs. .K Pittman who has been ill; and a 'thank you' from Mrs. C. Anderson for remembering her in the loss of her brother- in-law, recently. Treasurer reported a bank balance of Plans were completed for Uie constituency conference which will be held in the Elks Hall at Warner June 10. Registration starts at a.m. Conference begins at 10 a.m. A special speaker will be in attendance at the afternoon session, speak- ing on 'The Youth of Today.' The public is invited lo attend this afternoon session. Social service convener Mrs. A. Stromsmoe reported 620 pounds of used clothing already distributed to various outlets and more to go.. Mrs. E. Sloboda, citizenship convener, gave a paper on "Human Rights" What is our birth right? How does it apply to the human race? CWL Meets ENCHANT CWL met at the home of Mrs. Eliza- beth Jakubczyk. The roll call was answered bj nine members and there was one visitor. A birthday cake was made by the hostess for three mem- bers who had birthdays in May They were Carmen Dor chak E m i 1 y Dutchak and Mrs, Magella. The door prize wsnl to Lari Goughnour. FOf 236 !3lh St. N. Phono 328-2235 Main Sfroet, Coaldale Phono 345-3272 CLOSES SHOP John Thompson of John's News Stand in Taber sells his final Lethbridge Herald as lie prepares to close shop Saturday night. He has been Herald agenl for 22 years, and now retirc-s as he nears his 88th birthday. Born in Minneapolis, he was an oilfield worker for about 10 years and when his eyosighl failed in 1947 he open- ed the newsstand. Gibb Photo FOREMOST (Special) bylaw passed by the village i council in Foremost recently j set up the Foremost Recrca-1 lion Board. The beard, consisting of five! members, was set up to imple- j ment and pursue a recreation program for Foreirost. Those elected to serve the first tenn are Vernon Arnold, chairman; Reinhold Karl, vice-chairman; Harry Callraun. secretary; Robert Kuhl and Ewald 23elke. The bylaw also provides for one council mem- ber, (Mayor one school board or school administration representative, (Mr. 'L i e 1 k e) and three members of the pub- lic resident in Foremost. Regular meetings of the board have been scheduled for the town office at p.m. on the first Thursday of each month. However, special meet- ings may be called by the chairman on twenty-four hours notice. Pav.'ers conferred upon the new body are wide. The board will be concerned with all mat- ters pertaining to equippping, with adequate signs, staffing. public playgrounds, athletic ieids, recreation centres, and esfed in finding o u t tlif aims other recreational facilities! and membership requirements owned or controlled by the cf more than sixty organiza- town. II must aim at develop- ing a broad range of recreation services that will provide for people of alii, jgss (o use fhch leisure tiinejhas- and 1S anxious lo profitably. This will include (he olher systems already in cpera- 1 lion, and to seek professional making of any rules consider- The recreation board is Lo bs decisions, it was decided at the consulted on all matters affect-past meeting to invite recrea- tion expert Max Gibb of Lelh- bridge to Fore most to advise the board at a mutually con- venient dale. It a previous visit by Mr. Gibb to Foremost Lions Club in 1901) that set the wheels in motion for the rec- reation board. in reasonable completed for :irr cent of the V, the oth- a fewjcr owners iwve fc-t up and con- h a r d-corc resistance. The May meeting of RDEK board has finally approved ser- ving eviction notices to thess j owners effective July 31, since 'serviced rcfiric.nlial area for transfer is now more than ade- quate Sparwood community, which centres the huge municipal dis- trict, is nearing completion of model utilities including chlo- rinated-fluoridated water and distributed system, and a mod- em sewncc systeni, while real estate developers hnve been working steadily at both Spar- v.vod and Forme toward meet- ing tremendous demand for housing as Kaiser Coal Ltd. ad- vances through construction and development toward full in- dustrial production operations. The articulate, hard-core re- sistance with support, of one of advise before making loo many the Spanvcod municipal conn tions in Foremost. The board is fully aware of the inim-ense undertaking it ing the development, mainte- nance and use of public rec- reation facilities. Whenever the leasing or selling cf village land used for such purposes is proposed, Uie board is to be consulted. The board is not designed to take over (he duties or respon- sibilities now being carried on by the various community or- ganizations. Rather, its aim is lo develop ihcse resources to the full; to assist with new and existing projects and to avoid duplication of services. Ail or- ganijfihions, public, p r i v a t e. civic, social and religious will be encouraged in their work. To this end a survey is shortly to bo carried cut. by the board of all organizations within the community. The board is inter- cillors, has been aimed at, .RDEK a d m i n istrator Frank Bertoia, whom RDEK board hes firmly supported and con- tinues to do so in this final phase toward conclusion of Hie renewal pinn by December 31, Some of the 4o owners are ap- parently awaiting completion of 40-unii senior citizens bous- The establishment of areas of ing assembly plan at. Sparwood special need end concern is a j to be rendy within a few weeks, pricrity, and the board is likely j while others are most reluc- to call a public meeting in the i (ant to leave. long-time homes near future for this purpose. regardless of environment. Sports Day Ji W A R N E R (HNS) The Warner Sports June 12. will have a larger baking, flow- ers, handicraft competition and a display booth in the Warner School Auditorium. Those in charge are the Warner WI, FWUA, Royal Purple and the East Neighborhood Club. T h e Warner WI will donate a trophy for the most points in tile baking competition and the FWUA will donate a trophy for tolsl points in tbs other com- petitions. All entries must he in by 9 a.m. Judging of floals starts at 10 a.m. and parade starts at 11 a.m. A news bul- letin is in tire mail to each householder. July meeting of Hie WI will be a tour -cf Sunburst Ceramics in Lethbridee Jime Crowsiiest Pass Bureau. NEWS CIRCULATION JOE PRINTING Vernon Decoux, Resident Rep., BlairmorR Phone 562-2149 GRADUATES KEITH W. CRAWFORD, B.St, Re his D.D.S. degree from the U of A oi ihr annual Epiinq conA'occtiort in Edmonton, HP b liie son of Mr. and Mrs, Geo. Crawford of Burdetf. Dr. Crawford is married to ihe mer Donna Anderson of Tort j Mf. jd and they have one doucjMcr. mi These Are TheUtkbridge Herald Correspondents In Your Area WORN TIRES ARE MAGRATH MRS. MIIDRED MARKER MASINASIN MRS. FRANCIS MUEllEE MONARCH MRS. JACOB DEKKER NANTON MRS. MARY BENSON P.O. Bos 97 r.O. Bos 329, Milk River P O. 61 P.O. Dos 3M MOUNTAIN VIEW MRS. MAXINE HANSON ......Osn. Del. Contacl theso people for your Disjricl or Clarified Advertising Let Kirk's The lire Experts Install Their Brand New RETREAD on your car Of truck and enjoy peace of mind for tho summer days ahead. 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