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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 10, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta RESTAURANT AND PANCAKE HOUSE "THE BEST MAN FOR YOUR WEDDING" The LctWnidgc Herald SECOND SECTION Lelhbridee. Alberta, Wednesday, June 10, 1970 PAGES 17 TO 32 A. E. Jjlanci s CROSS WE TAKE GRAIN IN TRADE ABOVE MARKET PRICES GIVEN 1 f..' Jfe 1 _..... i Executives Named For IVew Ridings Socreds Look To By JOAN BOWMAN Herald Staff Writer Letbbridge Social Creditors began preparing locally Tues- day night for a 1971 provincial election. About 80 persons attended a meeting at Allan Watson School which featured the election of temporary executives for the two new Lethbridge ridings. Election of permanent execu- tives will occur in October, the usual time of Lethbridge Socred annual meetings. Nam- ing of party candidates is ex- pected to occur at the same time. Still not known is whether 01' not the annual conventions for the two ridings will be held to- gether. The ridings, formerly pro- posed as Henderson Lake and Oldman River, were changed by the Alberta Legislature to East Lethbridge and West Lethbridge. The initial names, suggested by an independent electoral boundaries commis- sion, were deemed too long by ML As. Although the Social Credit government need not call an election until 1972 when its five- year mandate runs out, Lelh- bridge MLA Jack Landeryou said "I wouldn't be surprised if the election is in 1971." And it was evident from speeches given by members running for1 executive positions Tuesday that the party is feel- ing the pressure of the Pro- gressive Conservatives. Conservatives, lead by Peter of Calgary, have named 38 of their candidates 'or the province's 75 seats. East Lethbridge soci'ed ex- ecutive comprises: Joe Hanra- han as president, a general district foreman for the depart- ment of highways who lost out The Two Arrested On Drug Charges Two Lethbridge residents, Linda Maxine Tyznenko, 19, and Gary James Derksen, 21, were arrested by RCMP in Lethbridge Tuesday on sep- arate drug charges. Two charges under the nar- cotics control act, possession and possession for the purpose of trafficking, and one charge under the food and drug act, ___________ RARE GOPHERS Shannon and Everet Ruggles, sons of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Ruggles of the east Champion district, hold a cage containing two completely black gophers. The boys' grandfather, Ross Ruggles, on whose farm the gophers were caught, says he hasn't seen a black gopher in 25 years. The pair have been donated to the Lethbridge game farm of Dr. C. D. Stewart. youth Involvement Stressed In Chamber-Indian Tours Reciprocal tour arrange- ments between the Lethbridge Chamber of Commerce and the Indian people of south Alberta should have more youth in- volved, said Ozrie Stubbs, chairman of the Indian affairs committee of the chamber. Members of the committee agreed unanimously at a meet- ing Monday that the tours were generally greeted with enthusi- asm by both groups and that more tours should be taken. The committee also suggest- ed that the objectives of the committee should be studied to get practical and workable pro- Surprise Your Hostess With FLOWERS Thft thoughtful guest knows nothing delights the hostess more than a beautiful bouquet or centrepiece. Marc 'MIS lower Shop Marquis Hotel Bldg, Phone 327-1515 grams of interest to ensure successful tours. The committee recommended a small budget for emergency use to be set up and that all ac- tivities for the next year be self- sustaining. 22 Youths Fined On Liquor Counts A total of in fines or 208 days in jail were handed out in magistrate's court in Leth- bridge Tuesday to 22 persons under the age of 21 when they pleaded guilty to various liquor charges. Twelve minors were charged with entering a licenced prem- ises while under the age of 21 and 10 minors were charged with unlawfully obtaining li- quor while under the age of 21. WESTMINSTER DRUGS Westminster Shopping Centre 13th St. N. Phone 328-7833 FOR FREE DELIVERY Prescription Service Exclusive North Lethbridge Revlon Dealer HOURS: 9 n.m. !o 9 p.m. Monday thru Friday Saturday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed Sunday and Holidays SAVE TO 60% ON MUFFLER REPLACEMENTS WE HAVE: A MUFFLER FOR MOST CARS FREE INSTALLATION 10 MINUTE INSTALLATION LIFETIME GUARANTEED MUFFLERS FREE INSPECTION AND ESTIMATES All AT INUTE UFFLEH INSTALLATIONS Phone 328-6134 509 6th Avenue South Mr. Stubbs said a sincere effort should be made to im- prove relations between the two groups. "Consideration has to be given by this committee to see how to best serve the Lethbridge Friendship Cen- tre." Mr. Stubbs attributed the success of the committee to the willingness of the members and the close working relationship with Tom Turner, district su- pervisor for the department of Indian affairs and Horace Gladstone, an employee of In- dian affairs. Air Canada Records Data Lethbridge residents phoning Air Canada for passenger infor- mation are now greeted by a recorded voice that recites, "Air Canada, this is a record- ing. For passengers' fares and reservations please call Cal- gary The recorded phone-answering service was instituted Tuesday. A spokesman for the Air Can- ada office in Calgary said the move is part of the integration of the airline's new schedules. Tire original plan, he said, was for the airline to withdraw its Lethbridge service by July 1. Service will be provided until a ruling on the Lethbridge air service situation is handed down by the air transport com- mittee, he said. ace TO BUY YOUR li SIZE DRESSES New York Furs 604A 3rd Ave. S. Phone 327-3276 ORRPC Move Before July 30 The Oldman River Regional Planning Commission plans to move into its new offices by the end of July, Erwin Adder- ley, executive director said Tuesday. The commission's move will be from the Regional Develop- ment Building across the ave- nue from city hall to the Data- Iron Processing and Systems Ltd. building at 1003 4th Ave. S. A similar move of the Re- gional Development Building is planned by the city's economic development offices. City Man- ager Tom Ferguson was au- thorized at the last meeting of city council to proceed with ar- rangements for the move. If the chamber of commerce also moves out, and it has been recommened that all fliree of- fices be in the same building for reasons of efficiency, this will leave the only use for the building that of the detention room for juveniles. Mr. Ferguson has suggested unless a tenant can be found who would be willing to sign a short term tease, the building should be closed up. were made by RCMP against Miss Tyznenko. When arrested by RCMP she was found to be in the posses- sion of several pounds of hash- ish plus a separate small quan- tity of hashish and a quantity of what RCMP believe to be LSD. Miss Tyznenko appeared be- fore Magistrate Lloyd Hudson in LeUibridge Tuesday and was released on property bail. She is scheduled to appear in magistrate's court in Leth- bridge June 19. In a separate arrest, Gary Derksen was charged with pos- session of hashish. His case was remanded this morning without plea to June 17, and he has been releasec on a ?500 recognizance bond. Parking Poll Release Soon Results of a survey of down- town businessmen on the mat- ter of free Saturday parking should be known by the end of the week. A spokesman for the Down- town Businessmen's Associa- tion, which has undertaken the project, said Wednesday no final figures on the cost of the project and support of the scheme are available now. A major cost in the plan would be the installation of signs on parking meters and in merchants' windows. The association has decided to restrict the proposed project to those areas served by one- hour meters, the spokesman said. Firefighters Arbitration In Third Day Arbitration between the city and the International Associa- tion of Firefighters, Local 237 reconvened Wednesday mor- ning at 10 o'clock. It is the third day of meetings. i Eight meetings between tire union and city negotiators fail- ed to arrive at an agreement. The current contract ended Dec. 31, 1969. The arbitration board began proceedings Monday and is ex- pected to come to a settlement some time this week. There are 64 firefighters rep- resented by the union. EXTRA WEAR FOR EVERY PAIR SHOE REPAIR MIKE HANZEL 317-7IK STREET SOUTH to Garth Turcotte in the 19G7 Pincher Creck-Crowsnest elec- tion; Dr. C. D. Lundrigan, first vice president; Allan Collins, second vice president; and Ruth Markus, third vice-presi- dent. Ruth Landeryou was ap- pointed as secretary-treasurer. Executive for West Leth- bridge comprises: Stan Coxson as president, insurance agency owner; Haivor Holt, first vice- president; Wallace Strom, sec- ond vice-president; and Jeanno Coxson, third vice-president. Asecretar y-treasurer for West Lethbridge is to be named early next week. SCHOOL BAND PRACTISES-The 120-member Gilbert Polerson Junior High School Band tries out its toots and turns in the school grounds prior to summer recess. Con- ducted by music teacher Jerry Pokarney who has been leading the group for one year, the band has both stage and concert complements and has ployed at the Kiwanis Music Festival, the recent multi-school art show and home football games. Mr. Pokarney, a trumpeter in the Big Band, also conducts the Lethbridge Collegiate Institute concert and stage bands. Next year the Paterson band may engage about 20 local baion twirlers and fancy up its routines with some formation marching._______________________ 100 Laborers Are Held Up At University Campus Site The first work stoppage suf- fered by the million Uni- versity of Lethbridge new cam- pus construction project is over, after tying up about 100 laborers all day Tuesday. The stoppage began late Monday afternoon when mem- bers of the Ironworkers Union Local 725 discovered that West- ern Caissons Ltd., doing steel- work on the new campus, was employing non-union labor. A one-man information pick- et went up, but had little ef- fect until Tuesday morning, when about seven men were carrying pickets, and the entire work force refused to cross their line. "It was simply a demonstra- COMPIETE CARPET AND LINOLEUM INSTALLATION HAMILTON'S FLOOR COVERING LTD. 909 3rd Ave. S. Ph. 327-5454 tion picket informing the other workers on the site that the pick'eters thought one contrac- tor was being unfair to one of the explained1 P o o 1 e Engineering Construction man- agement supervisor Dennis Wil- son. Union negotiators from the Ironworkers' Calgary headquar- ters came immediately to Leth- bridge, and worked out an agreement with the U of L iron- workers, who returned to the job today. The five or six non-union employees of Western Caissons1 are still on the job, and Mr. Wilson said the pickets have made tlreir point and are now wiling to continue working. "There's no requirement iy the university that all employ- ers on the job employ only union Mr. Wilson said; "and that was likely the cause of the misunderstanding Tues- day." Three senior union officers from Calgary are remaining m the city briefly to observe the situation. SAVE SS TURN TO PAGE 9 CANADA'S FINEST COLD FUR STORAGE Call 327-4348 for Rapid Pick-up CANADIAN FURRIERS Paramount Theatre Building I Visit CAMM'S for Fun in the Sun SUMMER SANDALS Choose from flat or chunky heels in narrow and medi- um widths. Colors dark., brown, iaupe, while, and PRICED FROM Neic Manager Allen Pard, 19, Iras succeeded Wilma Little Moustache as of- fice manager for the Peigan In- dian reserve at Brocket. Mr. Pard finished his high school education at St. Mi- chael's High School in Pineher Creek and graduated from the School of Business Education at the Lethbridge Community College. He took over his duties Wed- nesday and is living in Brack- et. CUFF BLACK, R.D.T., C.D.M. HACK DENTAL LAB MEDICAL DENTAL BLDG. Open Saturdays Evenings by Appointment PHONE 327-2822 Office Furniture Special HIGHBOY CHAIR Black Fabric Regular 99.50 SPECIAL CHINOOK STATIONERS 306 13th St. N. Phone 327-4591 "IF SERVICE COUNTS-COUNT ON US" Out of Respect to the late G. L. DAFOE LETHBRIDGE SASH DOOR FACTORY Will be Closed Thursday Afternoon, June llth, See our wide selection of dressy summer PUMPS AND SLINGS White ond beiges by Slater Lisa Debs 9 Gola'en Pheasant HANDBAGS to MATCH to p.m CHOOSE FROM THE NEWEST IN JOYCE SHOES "A WAY OF- LIFE' "PORTSIDE" Available In toffee cream. "CAPPY" Available in pond coffee cream FROM white and white, (an, HEALTH CLOGS Open toe with block heel Also in wedge heel see these now at Carnm's. "CONNIE" by Air Step As Illustrated In red and white and navy and while. See our selection of STRAW BAGS Open Thurs. and Frf. ill 9 p.m. CAMM'S 403 Slh SI. SHOES MHa( ;