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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 12, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta 14 THE IETHBRIDGI HERAtD Friday, lunt 12. 74 Women lu Election Close Race Forecast For DC CAROI, KEXMiDV LONDON (CHi Women candidates will be in some contests when British voters elect their next government next Thursday. One of Uie toughest fights may come in the Scottish riding of Hamilton where Winifred Ewing. Westminster's lone Scottish Nationalist IIP, turned a massive 16.576 Labor majority into a slender Nationalist of l.VM in a IM7 byelcdJon. Another close battle will be in Aberdeenshire West, where 1-uua Grimond, wife of former Liberal leader Jo Cln-niond, is (lefeiuiing a nar r o w 1.ISI5 Liberal margin. Her chief opponent is Conservative Col. Colin (Mad Mitch) Mitchell, pint-sized army hero who has pledged to save the doomed Ar-gvll and Sutherland Highlanders regiment. Airs, Urimond. her first plimge 43. is milking into national politics in her own right, but she is a granddaughter of l''irst World War prime minister H. II. Asquith ami is steeped in po- litical expertise. She is conduct- ing a hard-driving campaign in the sprawling rural riding and MUSIC LTD. Campus Corner from Barbara Castle. I Roman Catholic civil r i g h t s Apart leading govcinmcnt figures on the distaff side are Judith Hart, minister of social security and IIP [or Lanark, Scotland; ,len- platform, once declared she ild not run in a national elec- tion but has since changed her mind. Hernadette, 22, has lost nic Lee, white-haired widow of! much of her initial impact on lirebriind Aneurin Devon and the national scene but is defend- junior education minister with! ing a respectable majority ot By SIMON KUDOEU. discussions take place concerning the pros and cons of living in a small or Urge city, and a comparison nf life in Vancouver and Let.lv advantage here, although this may be lost with the uni- versity being built on the other side of the river. Vancouver's cooler Ob- viously there Ls a great rtiffer- bridge can be interestin summers are more humidity (cloudless days are very rare) which make life uncomfortable when it does get really hot. The ence between living in these dry heal, of the prairies is ir two cities, and each one has j m0re enjoyable, advantages over the other. The I seems an ideal ttiggest and most important j Jace jn to up. flic factor affecting one's life and scnoois are much smaller what the city has to offer is file size, and here Lethbridge her speeches are strongly m tune with Scottish national aspi- rations. Just west of London in the keynote riding of Eton and Slough, Vancouver horn Joan Lester. the red-headed for- mer nursery-school teacher who captured the scat for Labor in with a majority of faces an agile Conservative op- i ponent this time in Nigel I son, editor of the weekly Specta- i tor. TAKEN IIV TORIES Eton and Slough, a sharply-; i contrasting area embracing i elite Eton College and acres of; light industrial factories, is seen j by some as a possible clue to i the 1970 lesulU. It was solidly: Labor before 1954. when a Tory j baronet snatched it with a 71- vote margin. A key marginal that Wilson can't afford to lose is the (lock- yard riding of Rochester and, Chatham, held since by iiuch i Anne Kerr. an ebullient former tctr'ess who frequently enlivens he back benches in left-wing :auscs and in 196S tangled with ago Mayor Richard Daley responsibility for the arts, who has a safe Staffordshire seat; and Shirley Williams, another Nurses To Take Finn Stand 4.211 against an Ulster Unionist (Tory) and two other opponents, j Labor is fielding a total el 27 junior education minister and j women candidates, the Conser- the daughter of Prof. George vatives 24 and Liberals 23. In Callin, formerly of McGill Uni- versity in Montreal. 1BGC, SO women ran for elec- tion and 26 reached Westmin- Britain's youngest JIP. fiery j Labor and seven Con- independent Bernadette Devlin, who-captured the Mid Ulster riding in a 19fi9 byelcction on a servative. W o in e n candidates form only three per cent of the total nominations. pretty weu standard- Vancouver Uie are disparity schools between certain and Vancouver have a wide disparity. On the recreational aspect Lethbridge is a long way ahead in ail respects. We have more swimming pools, golf courses and skating rinks per capita for instance, and they are all much less expen- sive than those which do exist in Vancouver. The latter has its siding close by but that is the only form of outdoor winter re- creation available. Vancouver's entertainment is j whereby drugs have gained so also more expensive than here; .a hold on so many of over police behavior during the Democratic national convention. but this is compensated for by the much greater variety avail- able at all times, whether it be plays, movies, museums, the providing free natural ice or planetarium or art galleries j Henderson Lake and the school and exhibitions. The line-ups rinks, together with almost con- fer movies can be long and Airs. Kerr, with a mujcrity of 50 great that many only could be unsealed by to a school on the I a swing to the Tories of slightly other sidi of the city to avoid than two per cent. 0 "one in their own ,A fascinating female fight is have said Vancouver at Blackburn, Lan- sadiy behind in outdoor shire where Conseivalive facilities and little provi- i Gartiner 43-year-olt den- tal surgeon with three children, is talcing on Barbara Castle, minister for employment and productivity who has repre- sented the north-country riding since 1945. Mrs. Castle had a majority of 7.243. 'IT! IICS COMEBACK 111 the prosperous commuter 'oj-jtoun of Chislehurst. Kent, vet-j 1 eran Tory politician Dame Pa- j tricia Hornsby-Smith. unseated in llXiC after representing the j ;ion is made for healthy youth- ful activity which means that young people have nothing to occupy their spare time, and has 'created the situation gr them. i Here Lethbridge's severe winter has the advantage providing free natural tiresome but one gets used to that. aspect of the large city that i, hard to get used to is the distances that have to be covered and the time it takes, you are going shop- ping or to the dentist, to one of the universities or just visit- ing partly friend. Again this is made up for by the greater number of buses which go by most stops every ten or fifteen minutes, but they are twenty-five cents a ride and very slow in the heavy traffic (it takes half-to-three-quarters of an hour to get downtown from residential They have a traffic problem which is worsened by bridges us the city spans the Burrard Inlet. False Creek and the Fraser River. Lethbridge has a rinks, together with almost con- stant sunshine in which to en- joy them to say nothing of the summer din-ing which we can swim in the several pools, play golf, picnic in the grounds pro- vided and make use of the na- tural surroundings which are so easy to get at. Vancouver's lovely beaches are also easily reached but are usually over- crowded in spite of constant warnings about their pollution. This discussion could go on ad infinitum one man's meat etc. But city living usually re- sults in greater tolerance and a broader outlook on life: two useful attributes in a city of any size. (The views voiced in the aJjovc colnmn do not neces- sarily concnr with either those of The Herald or Lei- j ster's. hut arc, a reflcctios of the sindent opinion.) will return I slim 810 riding for Ifi years, to battle against a Labor majority. Fewer women are fighting this election than in and some of Labor's most colorful characters have retired, notably Battling Bessie Eraddock of Liverpool. THE ULTIMATE IN THE UNISEX LOOK, and also con- venient if you happen to be Siamese twins. Three-legged panlsuit is part of Ilie "tondon Mob" collection of Car- naby Street designer Henry Moss. He's kidding, of isn't he? WASHING TIPS i TORONTO (CP) When j washing gym clothes and sneak- j ers scrub on a solution of pine oil cleaner before putting them into the wrashing machine. This gets out the ground-in dirt as well as tar that, may collect Iron: playground surfaces. Un OTTAWA (CP) The would suggest that also adds, however, that dian Nurses Association must take a stand quickly on federal government plans to train outpost nurses for jobs as doctor-assistants, says the association's state their position on this matter clearly." she said. "While it is only part of the total health care delivery picture, it is one of vital concern to the nursing or.e can argue with the principle involved: that the nurses in the north need all the education and experience they can get to help them cope with the medical problems they have "We cannot help but feel that this may be a backdoor approach to create a new nurses' journal says the doctor-assistants report "came as a shock lo nurses wlro have been led to believe that no handle." There are 103.110 registered nurses employed in Canada of which 6S4 are" men. Another 60 says an editorial m the June issue of The decisions would be made by any group, let in Quebec are being registered under provincial legisla- Nurse. "If as a national government approved last December. we are as concerned about patient care as we say we arc. we must take a stand on this 'doctor-assistant' issue and take quickly. "Otherwise, we may soon find this new category set up and in operation, while we are In Irving to 'initiate dialogue with; in rJ TORONTO (CP. Plastic may be a boon to patients to news reports last i surgeons at Toronto's North I cause ,t mil ease .emotion.) month quoting federal officials! York General Hospital have dist, suffered wnen about steps being taken to de- preformed a transplant opera- breast is fine training programs for lion giving a woman a nurses working in remote north- breast. r> AT ern stations where doctors are The June 4 operation in- j[ T not immediately available. vdved a Toronto woman who The report said the aim is to had a breast removed because graduate practitioners who will Of cancer, a hospital Attend be able to do many medical pro- man cedures now reserved to doctors but which do not require tissue for the breast 'replacement came from high degree of training of breast. medical surgeon heading the i FREDERICTON WILL AIR ISSUE team asked not to be registered nurses The issue is expected to be fjed and cautioned that across Canada are ex- at the forthcoming meet- i operations are still too e c t e d to attend the 35th ing of the Canadian Nurses doctors to evaluate long- biennial convention of the sociation in Fredericton results. i nadian Nurses' Association 1449. The Toronto operation is 14-19. Dr. Helen K. Mussallem, to be the sec-and of H u f f m a n, principal sociation executive in officer in the national said Tuesday she plans to the newness of and welfare department, port on her investigation of procedure, speak during the official matter to the association execu- officials are optimistic. Sunday on health and five board. spokesman said such services for the 1970s. Ann Landers TOP TEN AT LEISTER'S MAIl ORDERS! Tisk nit the selections you want and sand You'M rcceiva your records for only each. Please Add I5c Postage on Orders and under. f 1 I. EVERYTHING 15 BEAUTIFUl-Ray Stevens T 1 5. UP AROUND THE BEND-Creedantu Cleai-water li 3. AMERICAN WOMAN-Tln Guess Who f 4. SOMETHING'S BURNING-IK Edition 5. CECILIA-Simon and Garfunkel f 1 6. IET IT BE ME-The Beatles I 7. UTTIE GREEN BAG-The Georgi Baker Selection I .1 8. REFLECTIONS OF UFE-Marmolade f 9. HITCHIN A RIDE-Vanitv Fciir f 10. GET READY-Rare Earlh COMING EVENTS Overture Concert Series Tickets Now Available LONDON STEREO CASSETTES Examples: TOM JONES ENGEIBERT HUMPERDINCK THE VENTURES ROLLING STONES THE MOODY BLUES, ETC. Regular S 5 LEISTER'S MUSIC LTD. PARAMOUNT THEATRE BLDG., IETHBRIDPE L NAME ADDRSSS DEAR ANN LANDERS: When will you stop kidding your I readers and tell them that basic human problems are in- j soluble? At best, one can only learn to live wish them. i Consider my own case. I am a reasonably intelligent re- search scientist (PhD) unfortunately, married a worn- j an who barely made it out of high school. I've worked hard j to achieve something. Shu had piddled away her time arid j is content to be nothing more than a housekeeper. There is j no meaningful communication between us emotionally, intel- j lectually or even socially. After three major illnesses f emotionally created) and finally major surgery to correct internal bleeding, I have had it. She refuses to let me go however, saying, "Whomever God has joined together. no man put asunder." Don't tell me to consult a marriage counsellor, phyelua- trisi or minister. I have already dene so. The marriage conn- seller told my wife she has lost her identity. (She pooh-poo'ns the idea.) The psychiatrist advised me to get a divorce. The minister said he couldn't see me because he had to go to the funeral of a friend. I'm sure you can do nothing for me but it might be amusing to see you try, I repeat, "Basic human problems are PhD. SOS DEAR PH.D.: Some basic human problems are insoluble, but your problem is neither basic nor is it insoluble. The statement, "She refuses to let me is the clue. Perhaps she can make it difficult for you to get a divorce, but she cannot force you to live with her. A man who has had three emotionally created illness and her ulcer operation and remains under the same roof with a woman he feels is the cause of his illness needs to examine his need lor punishment. She could not have done all tins without your co-operation. I hope you have found something more than amusement in my answer. H provides you with a solution to your "in- soluble" problem if you really want one, that is. DEAR ANN LANDERS: You have started quite a cam- paign. Several o! my friends who had never given it a thought arc now seriously considering donating their bodies to medical schools. Since you seem so fond of Harvard School. I've decided it's the one for me. But what if llwy don't rush my remains to Cambridge in time? I've been told nicdiral schools will not accept a body if more than twelve hours 'nave elapsed. What if I can't get into In Loiniin, Ohm DKAR i.OHU.MN': Slop nyiiiK. Harvard will take you. They turn down only live pvoplo. Toll your lawyer, your doctor and the members of your family. NOW. There are new laws based on the Uniform Anatomical (rift Act which has simplified donating as well as the entire body. The donation card system is considered a legal instrument. The card i> srancd ard carried at all tHurs. M dcsignaU'.-, uhirh organs thr- ciirncr wishes to donate. Although ihis is nut an easy topic lor most people to dwell on. a great many individuals arc overcoming then" ami putting the welfare o( humanity' first. The gift (if sight to a blind person or additional years of life to someone with kidney failure if ,in pndoumenl beyond compare. a dog riding shotgun? A dog named Hoss, at that. And a rabbit who's at home on the reins. Anything can happen on a Lethbridge Pilsner label. One thing never changes, though: the beer behind tha action. It's Alberta's original Pil still brewed the slow, natural way by folks who really know how to deliver that old time flavour. AFTER THE FAMOUS FORMULA Of THE HOUSE OF LETHBRIOGS. ;