Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - March 4, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta
2 THE ItTHBRIDGE HERAID Thursday, March 4, 1971 Egypt calls 011 Big Four help iii Mid-East issue CAIRO (Reuter} With only move by these states defining I Hassan el-Zayyat, had been told! their stand towards Israel's re- to inform U Thant that it would three days to go before the end of the Middle East ceasefire, the government has called for a definite move by the Big Four powers to induce Israel to implement the Security Council resolution on the Middle East, the authoritative news- pr.per Al Ahram said today. Cam> will not be content with a mere statement of facts fiom representatives of the Big Four, scheduled to meet in New York today, but expects a "positive fusal to reply to (Middle East not be sufficient for the Big envoy) Dr. Janing's proposals Four to issue a srul tn Ti-ithj1rfnT7 rvwnnlptplv nrt hnw and to withdraw completely from occufied Al Ahram sain. But the Big Four talks and U N Secretary General U Tliant's report on developments in the negotiations were indefi- nitely postponed without formal explanation later today. Egypt's chief delegate to the United Nations, Dr. Mohamed Government faces trouble on its policy VANCOUVER (CP) The said Wednesday. "We are in favor of bilingual- ism where the job needs bilin- federal government will have trouble with its 15.000 profes- sional civil servants if it contin-1 Mr. Barnes said in an lies its policy of bilinguahsm, j interview, ''but the main prob- Leslie Barney executive direc- lem is The way the federal gov- tor of the professional institute ernment is implementing its of the Public Service of Canada, Nasser death may not have been natural TEL AVIV (Reuter) Prof. Albert Sabin, American-born de- veloper of oral polio vaccine, said today President Nasser of Lgypt may have been killed by a dissident army group dissatis- fied with Soviet policy. Sabin, president of the Israeli Weizmann Institute of Science, said he was basing his theory on information received from a person connected with Egyptian army personnel who escaped from Egypt p-ior to Nasser's death. He said in an official state- ment released by the institute: "There is reason to suspect that Nasser did not die a natu- ral death. "His death may have been caused by a dissident group of the Egyptian armed forces which is impatient with Russian policy of providing Egypt with help in the destruction of Israel but is not doing anything toward this end except by words and arms shipments." Nasser died Sept. 28. Egypt- ian officials said death was due to a heart attack. He was 52. policy." He said the government is trying to force civil servants into lerjmng French and Eng- lish as second languages too fast. Mr. Barres said the institute is unhappy that some profes- sional civil servants were laid off last summer, while the gov- ernment has decided to hire 250 French speaking persons this year. More than 'J> per cent of the institute's members were French-speaking and the organi- zation felt their numbers should be increased gradually. "Our morale is very low now and if nothing is done about it we can predict stormy weather ahead in the public service." Fined in tax case EDMONTON (CP) James A. Mickelsen of nearby Morin- ville was fined on 10 in- come tax charges. Mickelsen pleaded guilty to nine charges of filing false re- turns and one of wilfully evad- ing payment of federal taxes on Due taxes totalled Court was told Mickelsen felt "as a working man I had paid enough taxes on my salary." no matter how strongly-worded. Dr. Zayyat had been told to stress that the Egyptian govern- ment expected the Big Four, as permanent members of the Se- curity Council, to act together to make Israel implement the council resolution. MEETING SET Egypt's policy on the cease- fire with Israel will be decided at a crucial meeting to be held here later today between Presi- dent Sadat and his top military and political advisers. Hees forecasts trouble over language rights MONTREAL (CP) George Hees, trade minister in the Dief- enbaker government, said Wednesday he believes that if tlie Quebec government tried to diminish English-language rights in the province it could be the death of bilmgualism across Canada. In a speech to a west-end Con- servative association meeting. Mr. Hees said: "People in other provinces will say 'to hell with bilin- gualism' if Quebec tries to dim- inish English language rights here." He added this could lead to "one of the worst dogfights Can- ada has ever seen." far as I'm concerned I don't know wfare Quebec Pre- mier Robert Bourassa got the idea he could do this without amending the British North America Act. There have been no amendments to this act yet." Lift ban on Beatles JOHANNESBURG (Reuter) The South African Broadcast- ing Corp. has lifted a five-year ban on the Beatles and their music, imposed when John Len- non shocked religious circles by declaring that the group was more popular than Jesus. The decision to allow them back on the air was made because of their recent split. Every penny packs a lot of buying when you fake advantage of Hoyt In fuli swing Shop for these greet buys and ols featured in the Pro Flier delivered io your home! I HOUSEWARES CHINA DEPARTMENT AFTER DINNER COFFEES by Coolport. Reg. 3.50. n n Fl Ic SALE............ for 0.31 BONE CHINA TEA CUPS AND SAUCERS. 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Peg. 8.95 for stt cf 6 plus 6 fondue forl-s valued ct 1 88 Ic 5ALE-G..I oil 12 to; 8 STEMWARE and Fr 1 10 each. n k SALE f- 8.96 1 11 WICKER CLOTHES BASKETS value plus clothes pin t clothes pins (Reg. 1.49 v Ic SALE-Get All 3 for o i WESTBEND 36 CUP PERC. Reg. 19.95 coffee mi'gs valued at 1 19 each Ic SALE-Get All 7 for only I'. "I. NEW HAT A Canada goose ah Slaekwater National Wildlife Refuge In Dorchest- er County on the Maryland Eastern Shore is ready for the Easter parade. The last goose in the trio picked up a chic bonnet, the plaslic strap from a six-pack of beer. Refuge per- jnnel said it was the third bird found snared in the plastic gadget this year. Legislature Roundup North farmers need help; native people short-changed EDMONTON (CP) Farm- ers in northern Alberto need help and the area's native peo- ple have been short-changed by Alberta NewStart, the legisla- ture was told Wednesday. An experimental project set up by the federal and provin- cial governments in 1967 to help underprivileged people, Alberta NewStart overspent its 1.7-million budget last year because of "flamboyant admin- said Dan Bouvier La "The only ones to gain from the war on poverty were those fortunate enough to get on the staff" He said the emphasis had to be shifted from research to training and job placement. "The native people should not be used as guinea pigs in a research project from which they have little hope of ending up better off than they were be- fore." Alberta NewStart should be reorganized so it can keep in touch with the people and "en- sure that more money is spent on training than on administra- tion The northeast should be de- clared dustry there. i special area ami in- encouraged to come "The native people are not willing to move. We have no choice but to bring industry to the people." Mr. Bouvier said three con- secutive crop failures have left fanners in his constituency in need of financial help to put in a crop. They need interest-free loans for a minimum of three years. Charles Drain (SC Pinch- er Creek Crowsnest) said In- dustrial development in rural areas could be encouraged if per-capita grants to munici- palities were weighted in favor of rural areas. Bill Dickie (PC Calgary Glenmore) said the govern- ment should re-examine the de- legation of powers to boards and tribunals and re-assess the role of the individual member of the legislature. Mr. Dickie, one of 10 Pro- gressive Conservatives in the 65-seat House, said the attor- ney general should proceed with an aggressive campaign to seek and stamp out unde- sirable laws, protective provi- sions should be added to trust company legislation and an in- depth study should be made into the causes of traffic acci- dents. The government introduced eight bills for first reading, Worth denies charges commission ignored ACC alue plus 6 COCOA MATS. Size Re value plus Rubbermaid boot tray at 2.29. Ic SALE-Get Both for only COUNSELOR BATHROOM SCALES. Priced from 5 95 up Plus plastic bathroom van- ity accessories from 1.19 to 2.10. Ic SALE- C Get Both from J.7O and UP EDMONTON (CP) Dr. Walter Worth Wednesday de- nied charges that Alberta Chambers ol Commerce were ignored by the Woith Commis- sion on Educational Planning. The chambers were invited "well over a year ago" to pre- sent briefs to Hie commission when it travelled around the province last spring and staged public hearings, Dr. Worth said in an interview. K. W. Chapman of Edmon- ton, head of the education com- mittee of tlie Alberta Chamber of Commerce, said Tuesday the commission was overloaded with teachers and that cham- bers were largely ex-eluded from invitational seminars held by the commission. Only one of the 124 chambers in Alberta was asked to send a representative to each of the seminars and the representa- tive chosen by that chamber was not allowed to attend as the inviting committee consid- ered him Mr. Chapman said. The dominance of teachers was overwhelming, he said. Of the 31 members on three com- mittees. 27 were teachers. Dr. Woith said three mem- bers of the eight-man commis- sion board have "considerable" background in business. None of the major chambers have presented briefs to date, he added. Tlie commission was willing to receive an Alberta Chamber brief even though all one of which set up a commission to administer hos- pital services, nursing homes and senior citizens' homes in the province. The Alberta Hospital Ser- vices Commission would have the power to order a plebiscite in cases where a hospital requisition against local tax- payers exceeds a certain amount. Two bills would give the province the right to borrow more money. The Alberta Loan Act, 1971, would allow borrow- ing of up to million while a proposed amendment to the Al- berta Municipal Financing Corp. Act would increase its borrowing limit by million to billion. In presenting a record billioa budget to the legislature Friday night, provincial trea- surer A. 0. Aalborg said1 the government would have to bor- row about million to meet a deficit expected in its capital account. In other business a special legislative committee was rec- ommended to investigate the Security Trust Co. collapse in 1969. The company was placed in receivership by the govern- ment in December, 1968, and ceased operations in Septem- ber, No money has yet been paid to shareholders, said Bill Dickie (PC Calgary Mr. Dickie proposed a com- mittee to look into the com- pany's affairs "with a view to determining the effect of pub- lic statements by elected rep- resentatives in 1967." He then produced transcripts from the 1967 session of the leg- islature when former Premier Ernest Manning denied news- paper reports tlie Albeita gov- ernment was worried about shaky trust companies. Mr. Dickie said Security Trust lost SI 1 million in and asked what effect 1967 the briefs were 31, 1370. to be in by Dec. statements in the legislature had on people purchasing shares. He referred to one man who told Mr. Dickie he invested wilh the companv. He also asked the attcmey- general to look into problems India withdraws from ocean study NEW DELHI (Reuter) _ India has withdrawn from an eight-nation Commonwealth study group on Indian Ocean se- curity that includes Canada in protest against the British sale of helicopters to South Africa, the government disclosed today. Storm slams into Quebec By THE CANADIAN PRESS Swirling, drifting snow slammed into Quebec province today, the fourth major storm in less than three weeks sending snow accumulation for the win- ter to near-record levels. Montreal International Air- port reported nearly eight inches of snow had fallen by 7 p.m. MST. Four or five inches more were predicted during the day. The Montreal weather office, which has been keeping records since 1941, says today's fall would send the season accumu- lation to more than 130 inches, just under the post-war record of 138.7 in 1946-47. Motorists were urged to leave cars at home. Schools were closed. Flights from Montreal International Airport were can- celled. Highway travel was vir- tually banned. Bus terminals were shut down. Chevalier centre of nostalgia LONDON (Reuter) French entertainer Maurice Chevalier, 82, was the centre of a nostalgic gathering of British stage and screen celebrities Wednesday when he attended a luncheon to mark the English publication of his memoirs. The government released a speech made last Monday by the Indian delegate to the Com- mission of Human Rights in Ge- neva sating that India would not lake part in the study group. The delegate, Leela Damo- dara Menon, said India had told Britain that it would leave the study group unless Britain gave assurances that it would not take aelion to supply arms to South Africa until the group had reported. "The United Kingdom govern- ment have rejected this sugges- tion. We will accordingly not take part in the study group." Her speech, which was not re- ported in the Indian press, was the first announcement of In- dia's withdrawal from the group set up at the Singapore confer- ence of Commonwealth leaders last January. At the time, the creation of the group was seen in some quarters as a compromise mea- sure to keep black African states from staging a or a breakaway from the the hotly- controversial arms issue. Reds boycott peace talks PARIS (Reuter) The North Vietnamese and Viet Cong chief delegates boycotted today's ses- sion of tlie Vietnam peace talks in protest against American air attacks on North Vietnam. They sent their deputies to register protests at the 105th weekly session of the negotia- tions. The gesture followed state- ments issued by chief Hanoi ne- gotiator Xuan Thuy and the Viet Cong chief delegate Mrs. Ngo- yen Thi Binh, saying the Nixon administration i s preparing "new military moves" against North Vietnam. Weather and road report 0 ABOVE ZERO AT SUNRISE FRIDAY SUNSET II L Pre Lelhbritlge ___ Pmcher Creek Waterton..... Medicine Hat Edmonlon..... Grande Prairie Banff Calgary Cranbrook.......34 Victoria .......39 35 17. 36 18 29 17 39 18 33 33 27 Penticton Prince Goerge .04 .01 .19 39 Saskatoon.......30 Regina........ 36 Winnipeg....... 33 Toronto........ 20 20 33 3 40 28 Oltawa Montreal St. John's Halifax Charlotletown Fredericlon New York Miami .85 Los Angeles Las Vegas Rome...... Paris...... London..........28 66 49 57 33 34 42 22 36 Berlin.......... 10 21 Amsterdam ......12 28 Madrid....... 33 48 Stockholm.......17 30 Tokyo.......... 39 51 FORECAST: Lcthbridge Today: Iso- lated snow flui ries. Lows to- night 15-20. Friday: Cloudy periods. Highs 20-25. Medicine Hat T o d a y: Cloudy periods. Friday: periods of light snow. Lows 15-20. Highs near 25. Calgary Today: Periods of light snow. Lows 10-15. Friday: Frequent sunny periods. Highs Columbia, Kootenay To- day and Friday. Mostly cloudy with a few snowflurries. Clear- ing periods overnight. Highs today and Friday in 30s, ex- cept 15-20 in the Columbia dis- trict Lows tonight 12-20, except near zero in Columbia district. of "selective enforcement" laws. of ENAMELLED CAST IRON COVERED CHICKEN FRYERS. Reg. 1849 plus matching 2 egg fry pan valued at 3 69 U SALE-Get Both for on 18.50 PINT SIZE THERMOS. Rea 't 29 value plus child's plastic lunch kit regular 1 59 value. n nn Ic SAlE-Get Both for only X.OU PHILISHAVE SHAVER. R size ore sh Ic SA16- Get Both for only TRIPLE 2995 lotion HEAD ELECTRIC volue plus 4-OI. "olufd at 1 50 29.96 AUTOMATIC ELECTRIC SCISSORS Reg. 8 95 value plus chrome plated pinking sheers valued at 3 50 o It SALE-Get Both for only Phone 327-5767 for Free City Delivery on orders over S5.00 OPEN TILL 9PM THLRS. AND FRI. 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