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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 29, 1974, Lethbridge, Alberta The Lethbridge Herald VOL LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA, SATURDAY, JUNE 29, 1974 15 Cents 68 Pages Trade accord signed MOSCOW (AP) President Nixon and Leonid Brezhnev took off for Yalta today after resuming arms talks and taking time out to sign a new agreement for exchanging economic information to facilitate trade between their two countries. With further curbs on missile defence systems all but settled, they concentrated on prospects for an underground nuclear test ban. Experts were assigned to keep plugging away while Nixon and Brezhnev flew to the Black Sea resort for further discussions. The new, 10-year-economic does not need congressional for an exchange of "relevant information" to promote business deals. Key provisions of the new agreement include annual ex- changes of information and forecasts of basic economic, industrial and commercial trends, as well as help in the leasing of offices and homes for American and Soviet businessmen. It was the fourth pact to re- sult from the summit talks, but the first signed by Brezhnev. He had left the other signings to President Nikolai Podgorny, Premier Alexei Kosygin and Foreign Minister Andrei Gromyko. The other accords concerned health, housing and energy questions. Ronald Ziegler, White House spokesman, told reporters the trade pact was ''an executive agreement, not a treaty." Reporters observed the agreement seemed to overlap many of the areas -agreed upon by the Soviet Union and U.S. in a 1972 treaty. Arthur Hartman, assistant secretary of state for European affairs, said the 1972 accord had not come into force because it was dependent on congressional approval to grant most favored nation trade status to the Soviet Union. A majority in Congress has opposed trade concessions to the Soviets up'ess they act to modify emigration policies, especially regarding Jews. Leonid Zamyatin, the Soviet spokesman, said Nixon and senior Soviet officials discussed at their morning session the possibility of further limiting nuclear weapons tests. Grits said planning freeze, controls too PM promises new resource ownership plan Free man, at last Calgary helicopter pilot Don Wederford and his wife, Rose, arrive at Lon- don's Heathrow Airport today after his release by the Eritrean Liberation Front earlier this week. He had been held hostage by the guerrillas for about three months. (See story on Page toll reaches 2J BEIRUT (AP) The death toll in the worst clash ever be- tween rival Palestinian guer- rilla groups in Lebanon rose to 20 today, guerrilla sources re- ported Many died overnight in hospitals following a four-hour Shootout Friday on the southern and eastern fnnges of Beirut, the sources said, while about 20 others are being treated for shrapnel and gunshot wounds. The dead included a retired Lebanese police captain killed by a stray bullet. The rest of the casualties were said to be If you blink, you might miss Stanfield visit National Progressive Conservative Leader Roben Stanfield will visit Medicine Hat Friday, July 5. The short 20-minute visit has been confirmed by national campaign officials. Mr. Stanfield will not visit LeUibridge. Mr. Stanfield will be flying tn Medicine Hat from Regina enroute to the interior of British Columbia. He will campaign in Medicine Hat for Progressive Conservative Bert Hargrave. being pressed by Bud Olson, former Liberal minister of agriculture. Palestinian civilians and guer- rillas. Heavily armed patrols of the Armed Struggle Command, the guerrilla equivalent of military police, guarded key points at the Shatilla. Sabra and Tal Zarter refugee camps where the fighting took place, they said. Top guerrilla leader Yasir Arafat, who is in Damascus, ordered a ceasefire between the two sides and empowered the patrols to "ruthlessly strike" at any violators, the sources reported. Guerrilla sources said the patrols made several arrests from both Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine- General Command (PFLP- GC) and the Popular Democratic Front Both groups staged recent suicide raids against Israeli border settlements. Three PDF guerrillas carried out the May 15 attack on the Maalot schoolhouse that left 25 Israelis dead, including 21 teenagers. 'It's your own fault. You should have kidnapped the ambassador when you stole his car.' SAULT STE. MARIE, Ont. (CP) Liberals will seek new criteria governing expansion of foreign-owned resource companies if re-elected July 8, Prime Minister Trudeau promised Friday. He told a spill-over crowd stuffed into a hot and humid gymnasium in this northern Ontario mining and steel community that the government has decided that "new major projects in the natural resources field should have at least 50 per cent and preferably 60 per cent equity ownership." Since federal jurisdiction in resource development overlaps that of the provinces, details of the policy would be worked out jointly. Earlier, at Kitchener, In- dustry Minister Alastair Gil- lespie briefed travelling reporters on Liberal resources policy, saying new efforts to ensure Canadian financial participation in resources industries were inside Classified.......26-31 Comics........... 22 Comment .......4, 5 District........... 19 Family.....20, 21, 23 Local News___ 17, 18 Markets......24, 25 Religion....... 10, 11 Sports.....13, 14. 15 Theatres........... 7 TV.............6, 7 Weather........... 3 LOW TONIGHT 50; HIGH SUN. 80; SUNNY, WARM merely another step in a pro- gram to give people more con- trol over their own economy. The new 50-to-60-per-cent ownership rule would apply to fisheries, forestry, mining, gas, oil and pipelines industries, Mr. Gillespie said. It would apply particularly in cases where a foreign- controlled firm wanted to expand its open another mine, for instance. Currently, a federal agency set up under the Foreign In- vestment Review Act screens alien investment to see whether it would benefit Canada or lead to foreign control of the Canadian company But, under current laws, in- vestment in new resources en- terprises is unscreened if a foreign-controlled, Canadian- based company is merely expanding its operations. The mammoth International Nickel Co. of Canada, for example, can open a new nickel mine without being screened, but it would be checked if it decided to set up a chain of hamburger stands. The new rules would change this, Mr. Gillespie said. If a foreign-controlled com- pany wanted to expand, it would have to seek from 50 to 60 per cent of its capital from Canadian sources. Takes over BUENOS AIRES (Reuter) Maria Estela Peron assumed the presidency of Argentina today until such time as her ailing husband, Juan Peron, is fit to resume his presidential duties, parliamentary sources reported. Partisan dissension wracks House impeachment committee WASHINGTON (AP) President Nixon's full defence against impeachment charges has been presented to a House of Representatives judiciary committee that is coming under increasing partisan pressures. White House lawyer James St. Clair. concluding a two- day defence presentation Friday, had to compete for the committee's attention with a news report indicating all 21 committee Democrats have already decided to vote for impeachment. Chairman Peter Rodino (Dem. quoted by the Los Angeles Times as having made such a statement, vigorously denied it. But some Republicans 'seized on the story as an indication the committee is conducting a biased investigation. "Unequivocally and cate- gorically this statement is not Rodino said. "There is no basis in fact for it, none whatsoever." A television reporter who said he was present at the meeting reported by The Times confirmed that Rodino had made such a remark. A pistol shot echoes through the ages Sarajevo remembers June 28, 1914 I By MALCOLM W. BROWNE New York Times Service SARAJEVO. Yugoslavia Bells in the main Serbian Orthodox Church here tolled Friday at commemorating the event in Sarajevo GO years ago that led to the First World War. The narrow cobbled street along the Miljacka River where the Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sophie were assassinated in 1914 has changed in a few respects since then. For instance, advertisements for a local Avis Rent-A-Car Agency appear near the spot where the Hapsburg couple died. But most of the buildings are the same, and now, as then, confused, out-of-town drivers are making wrong turns off the street, which is now called Obala Vojvode Stepte (it was Appel Quai in Such a wrong turn by his limousine driver cost the archduke his life by bringing him by accident to the spot where 18-year-old Gvnlo Pnncip was waiting with a pistol in hopes of shooting him. The assassination of the archduke, heir to the Auslro-Hunganan Empire of Francis Joseph I, led to a declaration of war by Austria against Serbia, which in turn soon involved all Europe and the United States m a conflict that cost 37 5 million casualties and changed the course of modem history. Old Sarajevans reminiscing about June 28. 1914, recall that everyone here realized immediately that war would follow the assassination. For many of their friends and relatives, the horror began immediately. "The Austrians went on a rampage after the assassination." one said. "My grandfather had to hide out for a while as they smashed all the Serbian shops in town. In a few days, there are Serbian bodies hanging from gallows from one end of Bosnia to the other." But today, Princip, the young assassin, is remembered as a hero of the resistance to Austrian occupation and as a figure renowned throughout Yugoslavia. A prominent Yugoslav film producer, Veljko Bulajic, plans to begin filming a re-creation of the event here, to be called "Sarajevo Assassination." Princip will be portrayed as the idealistic and patriotic protagonist of the production, which will be made jointly with Czechoslovakia. (Pnncip died of tuberculosis in an Austrian prison at Terezin. Bohemia, which is now in Czechoslovakia. Sarajevans, including young people, still talk about 1934 over coffee at the countless cafes along the picturesque old Turkish streets. They did so Fnday Crowds of tourists {including Austrian) gathered at the place where footsteps have been cast into the pavement representing the spot where Princip stood when he fired his browning automatic. Sarajevo television presented a documentary show on the assassination, the latest in a series of programs and broadcast panel discussions of 1914 that have been held lately in this capital of the Bosnian Republic, now part of Yugoslavia. Pnncip and two co-conspirators died at Terezin of illness and maltreatment, three others were hanged, a number were sentenced to long prison terms, and one escaped capture Of the 23 persons who were accused of participating in the assassination plot, two are still alive One of them. Cvetko Popovic, lives in the old market area here in retirement, declining to speak to any outsider Princip was buried in an unmarked grave at the prison, but his body was exhumed and brought to a place of honor at the Sarajevo cemeterv. The house next to which Princip stood when he fired now contains a small museum devoted to him. "The archduke had been acting very provocatively." a government official said, "insisting that all of us be called Bosnieans, rather than the Serbs. Croats or Moslems we really were. He was asking for it when he came here TORONTO (CP) The Star says it has learned the contents of a secret contingency plan that was endorsed by the Liberal cabinet for a short-term freeze of prices and incomes to be followed by controls for up to three years. _____________________ The newspaper says the plan to fight inflation was approved almost a year ago by the cabinet. Under the plan, all prices and incomes would be frozen for 60 to 90 days. After that, increases in prices and incomes would be subject to government controls and would have to be approved by a prices and incomes control board, The Star says. Earlier this week, James Gillies, the Progressive Con- servative financial critic, said he learned of the Liberals' plan for a freeze last December from a memo that he obtained "from a friend." Mr. Gillies, running for re- election in Toronto Don Valley, said the plan shows that Liberal cabinet ministers are wrong in their campaign claims that price and income controls would be difficult and expensive to implement. The Star says the Liberal plan is ready for implementa- draft legislation and press the government were to decide to use controls to fight inflation. PLAN ACKNOWLEDGED Prime Minister Trudeau has acknowledged several times that the government has a contingency plan, but he has always refused to give details. During the current election campaign, he has been critical of the use of controls to fight inflation. Progressive Conservative Leader Robert Stanfield has said he would move to impose a ,90-day freeze on prices and incomes to be followed by con- trols for about two years. The Star says a spokesman for the prime minister said early today in Thompson, Man., that "it is certainly well known" that the Liberals had a contingency plan. "The point is that the government has rejected their use against the kind of inflation we have now because a major part of the inflation is generated outside the country." the spokesman is quoted as saying. The Star says the cabinet discussed the freeze plan last August and the strongest opponent to it was Finance Minister John Turner. MONITOR BIG GROUPS' It says that once the freeze was replaced by controls, the government would monitor only major groups such as large corporations. Businesses and companies would have relative freedom to see prices for individual products as long as their over- all profit margin was not higher than the level that existed in a period before controls were introduced. The newspaper says the Lib- eral plan called for about 1.200 persons to be involved in run- ning the freeze. It says the cabinet discussed the appointment of 28 officials to supervise the freeze and that most of the 1.200 staffers would come from within the civil service. Ethiopia trouble reports conflict ADDIS ABABA (Reuter) The Ethiopian armed forces seized control of radio stations and some other key points in and around Addis Ababa Friday night and early today but a ministry of information spokesman denied claims that cabinet ministers were being rounded up. The spokesman said the cabinet was meeting with Prime Minister Endalkatchew Makonnen, and denied reports by army sources that the armed forces had taken control of the country Government sources said the only person so far detained by the military was Minasse Haile, foreign minister in a previous government. The information ministry spokesman said the armed forces were occupying government and private radio stations, checking passengers at the airport and guarding the telecommunications centre. Apart from armed soldiers patrolling in jeeps, however, the capital appeared calm. The armed forces, mean- while, said no statements should be believed except those broadcast by the army. The Ethiopian cabinet, after a three-hour emergency meeting this morning, set up a special ministerial committee to talk with the armed forces, the government-owned Ethiopian news agency said. The four-man committee was instructed to discuss the "'latest developments in the country" and report back. The army stressed that they remained loyal to Emperor Haile Selassie. Herald prices going up No Herald Dominion Day The Herald will not publish Monday. Full coverage of the holi- day weekend news events will be earned in Tuesday's edi- tion and haard About town Sorred candidate Vcrn Young warning food chain entrepreneur and Liberal opponent Sven Ericksen not to count his chickens before they are cooked Steadily-rising production costs, including a 27 per cent increase in the price of newsprint, require an adjustment in the circulation rates of The Lethbridge Herald. Effective July 1. the weekly- price of The Herald delivered by carrier will be increased from 60 cents to 80 cents. Subscription rates for mail delivery may be found at the beginning of the classified advertising section. Single copy news stand prices will be 15 cents daily and 20 cents Saturday. This 20-cent weekly increase is the in The Herald's rate ir> more than three years. Gamers will share in Ihe additional revenue, receiving 21 cents of each 80 cents collected compared with Uie 14 cents they now receive. The cost of the newsprint delivered to Herald subscribers is now 24 cents a week. Landslide kills 200 BOGOTA (APi At least 200 persons have been kiHed in a landslide thai covered a section of highway in northern Colombia, officials reported todav ;