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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - March 13, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta March 197 THE LETHBRIDGE HERAID 9 Murder of soldiers causes outrage British press calls for intensified battle against Ulster terrorists By HAROLD MORRISON LONDON CP A call for an intensified battle against Uls ter terrorists swept through the British press today in a com bined outcry of horror against Uie murder of three young Scot Export sales set record in February OTTAWA CP Canadian export sales last month out stripped imports by almost a record surplus on merchandise trade for the month of Preliminary figures released Friday by Dominion Bureau of Statistics value February im ports at a decline of nearly four per cent from the million recorded in Feb As reporetd earlier this February exports were valued at up only mar ginally from million a year The decline in Imports re sulted from a drop of mil lion to million in purchases from the United Shifts in the value of imports from other countries generally were upward and partly offset the decline in U A prime reason for the year toyear change was a sharp drop in imports of aircraft and parts to about million from an unusuallyhigh rate of almost million in FOR RENT IDEAL DOWNTOWN LOCATION 5th ond 4th LETHBRIDGE Contact Suite tafferly or Phone 3275301 tish soldiers on the outskirts of But in the outraged press backed the British govern ments order that there be no army reprisals against silent including those who may have clues that may lead police and troops to the assas In offduty troops were confined to barracks on conuranders But the conviction grew among po troops and the press that those responsible for the mur ders were members of the hardcore Irish Republican Army the more vi Polish army lias new commander WARSAW Reuter Po lands army got a new political chief and a new commander of internal defence forces in a major leadership reshuffle an nounced today following the re moval of its secondhighest ranking Jozef Sovietbora former Red Army was moved from the post of chief political officer which he held for six years to become deputy defence minister for general the official news agency PAP A former Jan succeeds him as chief of the armys central political Taeusz previously chief inspector of becomes chief inspec tor of territorial olent branch which in the past has admitted iiang weapons against police Scotland Yard officers joined Ulster security forces in a search for the murderers as Home Secretary Reginald Maudung pledged in the Com mons Thursday that the batllc against the unnamed terrorists will be fought with the utmost vigor and Still the bodies of the offduty brothers age9 17 and J8 and aged found in a lane on the outskirts of Belfast nor mally out of bounds to British Army officers figure that the in civilian were drinking in a downtown bar and were enticed i or forced into a car and taken to the execution Maudling also promised to in vestigate why one of the dead OCCUR OFTEN A major insurance company reports that burglaries occur in Canada on the average of one every 30 CONESTOGA AAOTOR HOME McDONELL MANUFACTURING 02 2nd AVE NEED A MOTOR HOME SEE PRICE AND RIDE IN 1 rf tit S C VM TII fravt ia if ov j i hie r fig qiS liy r h Vy coci qrs c u s f1 Wvr Hir n I C iiu unrT rurbriari c sCCiqe i clIC COPS AND ROBBERS The police were waiting for Bernard when he made a shortlived attempt to escape their custody at A few moments earlier he had been sentenced to three years in jail for robbing a New currency crisis looms OTTAWA CP Dealings on international currency markets signal development of yet an other foreignexchange the latest in what by now is a countless succession in the last For the pressure is on federal authorities to encour age banks and financiers to drop their lending rates another notch for the third time in eight That would conflict with fed eral plans to move in measured fashion towards a freespending in order to avoid a rushed resumption of easier credit that might revive price Some European and Japanese experts feel the United States once again is the villain of the The pressure developing in currency markets is really downward against the dol But becavse the dollar and its goldbar backing is fixed Hurry This Sale Ends March 18th 1 BRAKE OVERHAUL FOR MOST AMERICAN CARS PARTS and LABOR Reg Disc Brakes Extra Install New Bonded Brake Linings on all 4 Adjust Brakes Check All Wheel Cylinders Check Emergency Brakes Fill With Brake Fluid Free Bearing MOTOR INSTALLATION PASSENGER CARS AND UP TO 1 TON TRUCKS COMPLETE MOTORS Do You Have A Motor You Wont REPLACED We Will Swap Motors For Most 6 tCft Mosf 8 CY 4TC cars JfjM cars 3 PARTS EXTRA TUNE UP SPECIAL PARTS AND LABOR INCLUDED Most Most 6 Cylinders 8 Cylinders Union 76 grath Service Mayor Magrath and 4th Phone 3289766 STOP IN AND GAS UP FOR FREE OIL CHANGE SPECIAL With lube and changing of oil and filter we will repack wheel bearings Freelr TIRE SPECIAL GOODRICH AS LOW AS WHEEL BALANCE SPECIAL 1 PER WHEEL Hunter Spin Includes Weights STEREO TAPE SPECIAL 15 OFF by official international agree thin that agree ment may be pressure is expressed in upward pressure on the exchange value of other including the Canadian The German pound sterling and Japanese yen are bumping against the upper lim its of the fixed ranges of their exchange rates in relation to the as agreed interna NEARING EQUALITY The Canadian freed last June 1 from its fixed ex change rate of around 92iS has been pushing towards a rate that make it equal to the dollar or more in re cent What has been once is that businessmen have lost confidence m cur In they believe that the dollar is worth less than its fixed price in relation to other That belief results in turn from evidence that the United States as a whole is spending more abroad than it earns by internal The United States has a perennial deficit in transactions of all lands with the rest of the partly be cause of the money poured into such foreign ventures as the Vietnam In for that means that the banking system is up to here in Regarding money as a commod means to buy goods there is more of it around than anyone may usefully RESERVES RISE Canadas reserve holdings of dollars have risen by more than 60 per cent in a year to million at the end of last month from about million a year When U money pours pay for purchases of Canadian as moneyearning invest ments or as shortterm specula tion that the value of the Cana dian dollar will go funds must be exchanged for Cana dian the spare U dollars find their way through the banking system to the fed eral exchange fund where they must be If there are not enough Cana dian dollars in that account to meet the the govern ment must use its own money or By borrowing the Eovem mcni in effect stimulates infla 17yearold John was on active duty with the ThJs led to reports today thai all soldiers under the age of 13 are expected to be with drawn from Northern In Elizabeth Mc mother of one of the dead said she would not fillcw her other also serv ing in Northern to re turn to David whose guard duty Wednesday night Emergency law bans strikes p r e i c t e d his joining his brciht and the brothers for their offdut was flown home by the ai my I Ln t care what the army is not going back to McLean I wish to he was at the other end of rather than in Ulster ANGER MOUNTS As angei against the murder of the young soldiers debate intciiMfied over the ques tion of interning known and sus pected IRA Ulster Prime Minuter James Chiches terClark the power to rein troduce internment but appar 1 entry this will further div I ide the Proestant and Roman Catholic population with moder ate Catholics becoming sympa thetic with th The Daily calling for moie ticops and quicker use of arms in suggested the authorities could easily produce a list of suspects for interment uithallt e no proper place in the normal penal code can be justified uhen the community is in dire it The Financial Times agreed there is scope for more ener getic army action when many Catholics feel i evulsion over the The Daily Mirror maintained that a handful of thugs cannot operate without the complicity of It said ii is up to Uls ter citizens to show that the British government is m opposing repnv Is AGREES CHIMi The Tinier ajicid tl the crime was de signed to undcimmc tu ctfli lished It firm discipline b HMiitul if lei rousts are tu be fiittraiil in their 1 The Guaidian the use of dye m cannons to identify rioters It also sup ported internment and the use uf titops hi fo1 But Th2 Gtuulun disa greed with The Daily which called for i canning the Ulster lister force hated by In the Scotsman I maintained that lepnsiU would be playing the terrorists garc STOCKHOLM Renter S e d e n s emergency powers j banning all strikes and lockouts for six weeks became law halting a 38day labor dispute which has disrupted the countrys civil The emergency rushed through pai liament Thursday to stop the was formally approved by King Gustav Adolf and the cabinet The which comes into force will apply until April giving civil serv ants time to negotiate a pay set The law halts Swedens worst bout of labor troubles since the Second World At one lime it vas feared the dispute might involve a govern ment lockout of officers and men in the armed thus threatening national FIRST INTERVENTION The legislation marks Hie first case of direct government inter vention in a dispute arising from tlia countrys wage bar gaining long consi dered a model of It has aroused union fears that it by spell the end of civil servants rights to Fridays impelmentation of the law will send strikers back to work in the next few including 600 train con1 rollers who brought rail serv ices to a standstill when they walked out Rail official say services will be normal by meres more TDDHV WITH DLH FHILV memmiip Now a totally new form of A M membership provides tha complete range of services to both man and and extends Personal Accident Insurance protection for all children 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