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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 29, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta 20 THE VETHBRlnOE HERALD Thursday, June 29 1972 Happy ivandcrers return Great trip for senior citizens GONE FISH1N' When there's no work to be done, what belter way to spend a. summery day 1han to head for Henderson take and try your luck with ihe fishing pole. Wilh reliable transportation close at hand, and a sure bite around the next ripple, supper can't be far be- hind. My MAUREEN JAMIESON Family Editor These days, the Golden Mile is echoing to Hie happy sound of laughter. Many of the 12 senior citi- zens recently returned from a wonderful week in Ottawa, al- ready gather around the tables, discussing their experiences and comparing notes. And chances are, the four people, scheduled to return today, will join them. The Society for the Study of the Heritage of Canada is'spon- soring six seven day tours this year to give senior citizens the opportunity lo visit Ottawa. Cost is each or per couple. "Out of 700 people chosen, the Lethbridge area had 16. I think that is a marvellous aver- age. We were thrilled to death with said Dorothy Ander> son, director of the senior cili- ens' centre. 'I was informed that it is going to be a yearly aid returnee George a pry 87 year old: "The rea- son they're doing it is the roung vpeople have been getting all of the money, and people didn't like it. "The trips have been going jn for eight years for students aut this is the first time for senior citizens. :I had the best seven day of my life said Nelh' Macdonald, a saucy charme with soft grey curls piled high over her forehead. "It was m, first plane trip." Edna Emmerson, with her gentle fluff of white hair, was quietly enthusiastic. "I was the first person in Lethbridge to be wing accepted lor the trip." She left i liamcnt building. They let us MRS. J. W. (Margqret) WOZAK A.T.C.M.; R.M.T. NEW DAYTON, ALBERTA TEACHER OF PIANO AND THEORY Is moving la Lelhbridge in July and will continue teaching private lessons in a studio nl the family residence ol 1212 31 St. A. Soulh. Mrs. Wozak is immediate post president of the Lelh- bridge branch of the Alberta Registered Music Teachers' Association and ar present is the chairman of the Co-ordin- ating commiltee on music in the provincial A.R.M.T.A. Phone 733-2252, New Deylon 328-1096, lethbridge WHAT'S IN STORE? By Lois McLean Davis Serving frozen dinners is like waving a magic wand. Zapl No boking dishes lo washl Allah Kaiaml Dinner is in the oven and the tinier will ring 'Open Sesamel' While serenity reigns In the kitchen the sorceress is free to improve her face with fresh make-up or her mind wilh ihe daily paper. CHOSEN FROZEN-A DINNER WINNER Some horrtcmaVing projects, like sewing, demand con- centration. When frozen dinners are slid into the oven, the abracadabra of whar-lo-cook-foi-dinner mells away. When you're leaving on n holiday trip, there's no belter Hocus Pocus than a frozen ma, no left-overs! THE COID CASH COST The convenience of these variely dinners will naturally cosl more than some home-prepared dinners. We don I gel something for nothing right? Calculated on a choice of l-Marl frozen dinners, however, the price is less than Ihe same meal eaten out. Chung King dinner wilh olmond chicken, for instance, is a delicious man-sized serving. Brookpark beef dinner. Banquet fried chicken dinner and Swansea's turkey dinner are tasty and colorful. They weigh less, cost less and salisfy a smaller appetite than the 14 07. Chung King. That's where reliable Rhode frozen bread, made Tnlo dinner buns augments 1hist special meal. the right, description of McCains Cherry Shortcake. In looks and an irresistable treat. FREEZE IN THE HEAT OF SUMMER "A freezer offers the homemaker convenience in the form of a readily available food supply ond bonuses in the form of well-balanced and varied meals." Who said thai? The Home Economics Branch of the Alberto Department of Agriculture said that, and much more, in .the booklet, 'Preserve By Freezing'. Send for this fountain of ideas, ask for No. 1156. One of the many hondy ways that a freezer helps the homemaker is in dessert preparation: Make up a balcii of pie pastry, fill them with Ihe nice, chunky E. D. Smith apple filling. The 100 01. size will fill five of the 8" size. Store these, covered, in Ihe freezer and bake as needed, perhaps in the cool of Ihe morning. Especially in summer, a pTe in the freezer is money In the cooking bank. There's a saving here, loo. A bulk tin of E.D. Smilh pie filling is ready-lo-use with no waste, ond yields pies al 46c plus pastry. Many older homes included a 'summer' or 'canning' Icilchen. It was needed. Sleam generated by the necessary sterilization of jars and the lengthy processing turns a kitchen into an inferno. The heat of the constantly-in-use stove can moke canning time an uncomfortable hassle. Dangerous, loo, For any toddler that ventures near the boiling syrups and water. Freezing foods represents, to the besf of both worlds. Much of the color texlure, tosfe and food nutrients can be held captive far later enjoyment. Small amounts of garden or fruit con be pre- served by freezing, at Ihe right time wilhour throwing ihe homemaker for a loss or the household for a loop. ITEMS TO ADD TO YOUR l-MART 1IST; FROZEN DINNERS RHODES BREAD McCAIN'S CHERRY SHORTCAKE E. D. SMITH APPLE PIE FIUING Sewage and babies all in day's ivork with the first group, May 18, with Edilh Cleaver. Altogether in that particular group there were 84 people from various parts of Canada, said Mrs. Emmerson. "We were billeted in the uni- versity building and had excel- lent meals there and comfort- able sleeping quarters. In the words if Mrs. Mac- donakl, the trip "was fantastic the food and everything. We never wanted for anything. "I think the most interesting hing was going to see the Govenor General's home. It was just beautiful! "The chandelier in the ball- room was given by the Queen and Prince Philip. It has 80 lights, and weighs pounds. There are over pieces of crystal in it." Mrs. Emerson "liked the par- Into the gallery for half an hour. We looked down and could see Prime Minister Tru- deau on one side with all his Liberals and Mr. Slanfield on the other, and Mr. Diefenbaker The girl guides made a big impression on Mr. Loxloii, who looks as if he has an apprecia- tive eye for a pretty fare. "I liked their jolly laugh and the way they talked with us. They were very co operative in everytliing. They spoke English and French." What had the most appeal for Ted Wigg? "I'd say the power plant for the St. Lawrence Seaway. It develops- kilowatts per said Mr. Wigg. Most of the wanderers agreed the interior of the power plant Golden age By GLENNIS ZILM HALIFAX (CP) A norlh- rn nurse's duties range all the vay from supervising sewage lisposal to delivering babies, 'anet Tuffy, an Australian-born iurse midwife, said here. "And although help is avail- able as near as your radio- elephone, I can honestly say hat every time I've had a real emergency, the radio-telephone las always been out." Miss Tuffy, who works with he national health depart- nent's nursing station at Han- kin Inlet, N.W.T., miles north' of Winnipeg, was describ .ng her life as an outpost nurse :o delegates to the Canadian Tuberculosis and Respiratory Disease Association. She was taking part in panel describing programs 'to prepare nurses for outpost mu- sing in remote Canadian areas. Miss Tuffy described some of :he problems of care in the North. For example, supplies come by boat once a year, although lighter items such as drugs can come by the twice weekly air- plane service, "weather permit- ting." "Living in the North is an to tegral part of nursing in the she said. There is little hope for a nurse who merely is resident without sharing the life. However, finding staff that can cope with the isolation is a major problem, he said. "Its a difficult period of ad- justment both for each nurse to the community and for the com- munity to each nurse.' The average stay for a nurse probably is about six to 12 months, she said. JACKPOT BINGO This Thursday Evening, June 29th Sponsored by Ladies' Aid of St. Peler and St. Paul's Church STARTS P.M. SHARP-PARISH HALL CORNER I2lh STREET B AND 7th AVENUE NORTH Jackpot Starts at and is Won Every Thursday 2nd Jackpot in 55 Numbers 5lh 7 No. Jackpot Pot 'o Gold 2S6 PER CARD OR 5 FOR Sl.OO ALSO FREE CARDS, FREE GAMES AND A DOOR PRIZE Persons under 16 years not allowed camp set for July Persons in the golden age group, 50 years old and over, will be given the opportunity to enjoy camping, inexpensively. Canyon Church Camp, locat- ed in Waterton Lakes Park, will be open as of Saturday and golden age campers are wel- come through to July 8. A camping fee will be charg- ed, but those who are unable to pay may submit the registra- tion fee and the camp associa- tion will take care of the bal- ance. Special arrangements may be made to visit the camp on a one-day basis, if numbers suf- fice, with the camp association arranging for bus transporta- tion. Bus fare and meals will be ncluded at a minimal charge o those who wish to attend. The bus will leave South- minster Church at a.m. on Thursday, July 6. Those wishing to go are asked .0 make arrangements prior lo Tuesday, July 4. Any person or organization wishing to sponsor a golden age person to attend the camp, may >hone 328-5314 or 327-5333, for further information. 24th ANNIVERSARY SALE CONTINUES YOU HAVE TO COME AND SEE THE SAVINGS TO BELIEVE THEM DISCOUNTS OF SANDY'S JEWELLERY "304 on the Second Floor to Save You More" 304 5th Sr. S. Phone 327-4625 Autumn fashions on show LONDON (AP) The boot- lace is back, supporting star of Mary Quant's autumn fashion collection shown here. Supporting heavy satin skirts, boldly striped in black and white; clinging crepe and lurex evening dresses long over the leg art bare around the bust; miniscule, immodest tops. The answer to evening, says the designer, is as bare as you dare. Revealing almost all on the last day of London's ready-to- wear fashion week, Miss Quan cut the corners with halte necks, bootlaccd in crepe and frilled in taffeta, plunge necks, cutouts and cleavage. Models swinging long ropes of pearls and teetering on super- high heels threw off long ki- mono coats to reveal wasp- waisted, bare-backed dresses worthy of Diamond Ul. The favorite was Sir Jasper, a black taffeta evening coat, mod- estly covering Aphrodite, a skinny crepe halter-neck in shocking pink. "It's appalling good taste said Miss Quant, her- self in pants and pearls, "It's a sophisticated look with pearls." building was exceptional. Out- side, it was "nothing much just a but inside, it was "beautifully done, all in white marble. It really has to be Mildred Wigg said she found the boat trip around The Thou- sand Islands most enjoyable, and Mrs. Emmerson brought out gaily colored picture post- cards to illustrate the point. One showed a castle "that cost It was built by a millionaire as a birthday pres- ent for his wife, but she died and it was never she said. "I liked the boat trip and go- ing llurough the agriculture building, and Upper Canada Village with its old bouses and buildings and said Mrs. Cleaver. "We went (o the parliament builuuig iii I'm- niuliiii'ig anil then went back in the afternoon when it was in said Lillian Daley, "and I thought that was really something. Everything was lovely." Mrs. Daley and Mrs. Irlena Mclchow were members of the third group. "Everything was covered by our Mrs. Macdonald ex- plained. "They said you can't come back for three years, but I told them I'd change my name and go and they wouldn't know me. "We had two nurses, a guide and commentator who lived right at the said Mrs. Emerson, "so we could call them any time, "They said people down east aren't very friendly, but we found them very said Mr. Lost on. "We had two dances before we said Mrs. Emmerson. "The French were very inter- ested in square dancing. They'd never seen it before, and want- ed to lake it back with them, 'We were all lucky. Over S.OOO letters for one of the trips in Alberta alone were unsuc- cessful and (the senders) had their money returned. "It would have cost us a good SCOO, easy, if we'd paid for said Mrs. Mac- donald. "We all had a wonderful time. "When we put our heads to- gether, that's all we talk said Mrs. Emmerson. Mrs. Daley agreed. "It was something you'd never forget." Irrepressible Mrs. Macdonald got in the last word, "not just great she said. ADDS FLAVOR Grated lemon rind and ground mace give good flavor to mashed sweet potatoes. Wee Whimsy joins Herald next Monday Sometlung new is coming to The Herald's Family Living Pages. Wee Whimsy will make its debut Monday, and It has all the earmarks of being one of the most popular features in years. Created by veteran cartoon- ist Doug Sneyd of Toronto, Wee Whimsy is the daily story of children's sayings cute, illustrated rib ticklers that are bound to brighten your day. Wee Whimsy joins the Her- ald Monday. Watch for it. By Barnes avid out of town, Mrs. L (Bob) Taylor of Cam- berley, Surrey, England, has arrived in the city to attend the reunion at L.C.I. Arriving Saturday from Vancouver, B.C., is her sister, Mrs. Agnes Walker. Both will be'guests of their parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. B. McKerrow, while in the city. Golden Mile This week: IHondny: Open as usual Tuesday: Singing at a.m. Wednesday: Tickets on sale for trip to Crowsnest Pass, Bcllevuo; where the members will be entertained to tea. Coming Events: A light lunch will be served at the centre on Monday, July 17, after the Whoop-Up parade. All are welcome. Silver collec- tion will he taken. Noteworthy: Members of the centre recently returned from a successful three-day trip to Kalispcll where they were en- tertained by the senior citizens centre and the Fraternal Order of Eagles with lunch and a dance. The trip included a tour of Flathead Lake and Big Moun- tain. We are very pleased lo an- nounce 16 citizens of the Leth- bridge area have received in- vitations to go to Ottawa and all were happy to accept the opportunity for a wonderful ex- perience. "My husband's the on BINGO Scandinavian Hall 229 12lh St. "C" N. Fit, June 30 Starts uT p.m. Doors Open at p.m. 5 Cards for GOID CARDS PAY DOUBLE EACH 4th, 8th and 12th Games in 7 Numbers WORTH in 56 Numbers Sorry No One Under 16 Years of Allowed Lack of ivomen executives feminists tell Commons OTTAWA (CP) The Ottawa Women's Resources Group i h a s told the Commons I committee on miscellaneous es- jmaies that women need "clov- erleafs from secondary roads to reeways" to advance them- selves in the public service. Robin Boys, a housewife ap- pearing as a witness with Susan Findlay, a civil service re- searcher, and Elizabeth Gray, a CBC radio interviewer, com- pared the progress of women in the public service with "a race from Montreal to Toronto where the men race on a four-lane freeway and the women use the secondary roads." The committee was continu- ing debate on the 1971 report of the Public Service Commission. Mrs. Boys said the group sup- ported the merit system in the public service and did not want a quota system for women, but that women must be made aware of and tions. apply for posi- The group's submission sale that in the executive category ol the public service there are 617 men and one woman. It pointed o the royal commission on Ihe status of women and a Public Service Commission report, Sex and the Public Service, lo docu- ment discrimination. The three urged the govern- ment to establish day care centres to enable mothers to get out and work, as well as tailor- ing jobs for women who want to work part time and spend the remainder of the day with their children. The group, a Iwo-monlh-old feminist organization asked for more consideration for women taking maternity leave and then returning to their jobs. Murray McBride Renfrew-Carleton) said women were too often regarded as "so- journers in the work force" who fail to dedicate themselves to their jobs and "are only dab- bling in it." "A huge portion of them rove in this escape he said On the other hand, society men lo dedicate their to the responsibility of pects lives their work. THE PRIMROSE SHOP Your Headquarters For All The Fun Summer Wear Cotlon Dresses Swim Suils Shorts 'N Topi Pont Suiu Lingerie Lounge Wear Fortrel Slacks Blazers Blouses friary 1 PRIMROSE SHOP "FASHION WITH A FLAIR" 6th St. S. Phone 327-2244 Open Thursday and Friday Until 9 p.m. ;