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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - March 17, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta March 1971 THE UIHBRIDGE HERALD 19 Bloomingtime control aids rose show exhibitor By CHAItLES BAUER Lcthhridge Horticultural Society While awaiting the return of the growing rosarians enthusiastically pore through catalogues received from nur carefully studying the descriptive material and illus trations of the many A choice is an order form filled The varieties have all the required qualities to make the purchaser feel he could be the envy of the sum mer Many factors can cause the best blooms to mature before or after the August show to the disappointment of one bent on displaying the choice variety from his rose if one is fascinated by timing the plants to produce at a given if could mean top blooms when Most plants flower 38 to 45 days from a fixed leaf bud that a bud not enlarged or In the 38day class cculd be Fragrant at 45 Most others flower in be tween this An exception could be made for the many pctalled culbvars and slowre Isobel de Ortiz could be timed for 53 to 55 Mark off a calendar starting 55 days before the date of your local The variety falls into the time K it is a vigorous plant and has a cane or two with halfinch diameters or more at the cut it back to a perfect fivesection The preceding reference to size of canes and vigor of plants should be carefully Tins may be a heartbreaking experience as in most cases buds may have It takes approximately three weeks to flower from the time buds so those formed at the period given are too far ad vanced for showing in After one or two canes are cut back the gardener gets bolder and the task becomes This method could provide top specimen Experi ment with a halfdozen culti vators or so this Learn how the different varieties per Fertilize two or three weeks before show dale and water heavilv when the surface of the rose bed dries during the hot If you have mastered the storing you could ad1 vance the dates by several days to ensure a larger supply Last year I was successful with at out of 53 They were beautiful exhibition Perhaps it was sheer But gambling can be fun when success is yours CMHA active here for past 15 years This Week the Spotlights on CAPITOL FURNITURES SPECIAL Extra land purchased for apartment A spokesman for Magnus Motels of Lethbridge says the company has been able lo negotiate the purchase of an extra four foot strip of land needed for an apartment devel opment at 1415 20lh A delegation from Magnus and Hika Engineering who did the design had re quested the Municipal Planning Commission relax Hie density standards so the suites in the 23 size of the unit blocii could be The com mission suggested a better ap proach would be to enlarge the Construction is expected fo get under way in he few By JIM MAYBIE Herald Staff Writer After 15 years of work in try ing to obtain psychiatric ser vices for southern Lethbridge is beginning to make some the an nual meeting of the Southern Alberta Region Canadian Men tal Health Association was told Terry third ident of chronologically outlined the events and frus the promises and bro ken promises by the pertaining to psychiatric facil ities for southern to 1963 physicians in Leth recognizing the need for psychiatric beds in the com submitted recommen dations to the board of Mi chaels General Hospital to in corporate a 10 bed psychia tric unit at the time of con struction of a new senices The board accepted the recommend a t i o n s but the health minister turned Uiumbs down saying the facility would be inadequate for the needs of the community and In 1964 southern Alberta hospitals endorsed a resolution by Michaels and Lethbridge Municipal Hospital which was forwarded to the Al berta Hospital Association to be incorporated in its brief to the provincial The resolution said the hospi tals support Lethbridge in a bid for the establishment of psychiatric services in a gen eral hospital in the fn the fall of after a meeting interested citi the health minister agreed to send three senior of ficials from the division of men tal health to inspect existing city facilities and to make spe cific recommendaitons on the establishment of a psychiatric unil in the In the fhree officials met the same group ol citizens at LMII and were un animous in recognizing the ur gency in establishing the unit but had reservations regarding the availability of qualified per a problem which is now That same month the LMH board submitted a resolution to the minister saying it establishment of a psychiatric unit in southern Alberta and HURLBURT AUCTION SERVICE REGULAR EVENING AUCTION AT THE WAREHOUSE 1920 2nd Uthbndgs MARCH 18th SALE STARTS TERMS CASH NO RESERVE Flcehtood 16 portable Bronze Pliilco 2door fridge Nice small dinette table and 2 swivel chairs 2good 39 box spring1 and mattresses Desk Philco portable TV lloffat electric range Good selection wringer washing G E portable Old wooden tub washing marhinc Counter top range Philco and Frigidairc fridges jvico brown swivel rocker 8 wood fishing Small chest of Workbench with drawers Gas engine 4chrome chairs Gas Lounge and chair Selection of gas and electric ranges Barbecue Power lawn mowers 2mahogany doors win lows Chesterfields and chairs 3lnmks Continental and Norge automatic washer Beautiful coffee table Floor lampCompressor and 2floor polishers Ann chair wicker Chain saw Ex Elcrlnr Table Dishes Vacuum Curtains Good 135 gal gas tank Hostess rocker Belt Budgie bird and cage Electric lawn SPECIALS 4door Hardtop Ford Fairlrvir 1floor Sedan 1951 Monarch 1door srclan ldoni Honda MntorMkr 4 her I Wagon Rrrmn Female Spider Monkey For Further Information Contact HURLBURT AUCTION SERVICE Phone 3764705 1920 2nd AUCTIONEERS IED NEWBY Lie 41 KEITH ERDMANN 458 that the LMH would be able to irovide two floors in a new ving on the In in an interview with the the health min ister said a 50 to 80 bed unit vould meet the psychiatric needs of southern Alberta and I hat it would be an addition to j the LMH In 1966 the Lethbridge Cham KT of Commerce submitted a rief to the provincial cabinet requesting that plans proceed mmediatsly to provide a 50 to j K bed psychiatric wing at j LMH to serve the per sons in southwestern Accept as a valid reality hat essential health care can not and should not be based on a regionalized priority the brief It does not seem reasonable that south Albertans should wait until Calgary needs arc completely met in this sphere of health care any more than they should have to wait for essential health care in any other In Health Minj ister Donovan Ross in dicated to LMH board memi bers that the proposed facility would be on the LMH be admitted by the Mental Ser vices Division of and that all local physicians would be permitted to treat their own patients in the new In 1967 the Lethbridge Chamber of Commerce health representat i v fi s from coun cils of various municipalit i e local members of the legisla sent the following resolu tion to the health minister Thut this meeting welcomes the establishment by the de partment of health of the psy chiatric including facil ities for acute and chronic day child guidance clinics on the grounds of the j and strongly urge that the acute psjchiatric care fa cilitiesbe completely integrat ed with the and the other facilities be attached to the In 1967 a provincial architect and engineer studied the facilities and reported to the health In in reply to a letter from the minis ter of health said he could not confirm the mental health cen tre would be on the LMH grounds that the centre would have 65 to 75 beds for chil adolescents and adults and that because of the finan cial situation faced by the prov he could not forecast the completion date of the pro posed Soon the LMH board took the bull by the horns and set aside eight beds on a medi cal ward for psychiatric pa The average occupancy has been 1314 with highs of 23 waiting Recently the LMH board de cided to proceed with the sec ond phase of its plans to pro 1 vide additional beds by pro ceeding with an internal re providing a 21bcd psychiatric No action was forthcoming from the prov ince so the board decided to proceed without approval in the hopes the government would I eventually come through with the The government to a AYe await the third that of a completely integrated psychiatric facility to wholly senice the needs of southern Bland The Lothbridgp and Region Mental Health Planning Coun cil has advised the government that planning should be under taken now for the third A Manufacturers Special Showing Of All New 1971 FURNITURE STYLES Styled by One of Western Canadas Leading Manufacturers Heres a wonderful opportunity for homemakers to obtain original custom built exclusive furniture for the home at no additional You can select furniture as shown during the show or mix and match from the many all new for 71 bolts of material available to meet your own indi vdual decorator OVER 100 PIECES TO SELECT FROM IN Chesterfields Bed Chesterfields 6 rnoups OF THREE Poison ivy may be identified by the waxlike found in groups of with margins I frequently Lounges Sectionals Love Seats Chairs By making your selection during the Show and Sals we are able to offer this custom service at no addi tional cost 189 19 2 Piece Chesterfields From Occassional Chairs From Rockers From Sectionals S39 299 Studio Lounges Till 9 Thursday and Friday Nights Phone 3278578 3265th Street lethbridge CONVENIENT BUDGET TERMS AVAILABLE ;