Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - March 21, 1974, Lethbridge, Alberta
Thuradiy, March 21, W4 THE LETHBRIDQE HERALD 7 Experiment going welt Women hired for work at remote mine ANOTHER WINTSTON CHURCHILL HIGH SCHOOL PRESENTATION "FINIAN'S RAINBOW" March 27 Students Night March 28 Family Night Adults Children under March 29 Regular March 30 Regular AT Yates Memorial Centre p.m. nightly Tickets available at Leitteft, Muaicland, the Yates Box Office or by phoning W.C.H.S. at 328-2803 took under Hires caps for FREE cameras aqdHKE Hiees Bill Dorward, age 13, of 117 Dieppe Blvd., Lethbridge, is the winner'of a Kodak Hawkeye Instamatic II Camera Kit, in the current "Hires-Kodak Under The Crown Contest." Bill was presented the camera kit today, by Mr. Stewart Creighton, Sales Manager of Chinook Beverages Limited. NEW LOW PRICES HAMBURGER Single patty, loaded DOUBLERURGER 2 patties, loaded TRIPLEBURGEB WE NOW SERVE HOT DOGS TUNA SANDWICHES HAMBURGERS (1OTJ CARRY OUT FOOD FOR SOCIAL EVENTS BIRTHDAY PARTIES PICNICS -5405 LEAF RAPIDS, Man. (CP) Sherritt Gordon Mines Ltd. thinks it may have come up with one answer to the problem of finding people to" work on a remote mining operation: hire women. For the past four nonths, the firm has been using women in a variety of jobs requiring skill and strength and company vice-president Peter Cain says the experiment is going well. Mr. Cain, who suggested last November that women be given equal work opportunities with men inr mining, and fellow company official W. F. Clarke both say women's liberation isn't the issue. Both men are more concerned about maintaining a good work force in the face of expected tough competition from jobs offering top wages and plenty of overtime in pipeline construction and Alberta tar sands de- velopment. "We knew that women could do the said Mr. Clarke. "We have seen them do it in wartime and in other countries. So why not give them a chance in the mining industry' Working at the Ruttan open mine near here the women tackled their assignments with enthusiasm, determined to prove their worth in a male- dominated field. Donna Mahler, 20, says she was bored with life in Leaf Rapids until she started work- ing at the mine as a painter, a job that pays her an hour with the chance to rise to a top-scaled COMMUNITY SERVICES DEPARTMENT-CITY OF LETHBRIDGE PUBLIC SWIMMING, SKATING and MUSEUM March March March March 25 FRITZ SICK POOL Swim (Adults Only) 1200-1 00 Swim (Adults Only) 12 00-1 00 p m PUBLIC SWIM 1 30-3 30 p m 7 30-9 30 p SWIM 3.00-6 00 p SWIM 1 00-5 00 p m FAMILY SWIM 6 00-8 00 p Swim (Adults Only) 1200-1245 pm HENDERSON PARK ICE SKATING ,2.00-4 00 p Public Skating 4 00-5 30 p m ADAMS ICE and PRE-SCHOOLERS FREE SKATE 1000-12-00 Noon PUBLIC SKATE 7 00-9 00 D m Skate 2 00-4 00 p Skate 1 00-2 30 p m Public Skate 3 00-5 00 p m Family Skating 6 00-7 30 p CIVIC ICE Public Skating 4 00-5 30 p Skating 800-1000 Skating 1 00-2 30 p m PUBLIC SKATING 3 00-5 00 p 00-4 30 p 00-4 30 p 00-5 00 p 00-4 30 p m Friday Midnight Movie ChanneMO Moved to Thursday Midnight Starting Tonight at Midnight Channel 10 FREE CONCERT Sponsored By The German Canadian Male Chorus Featuring Mr. and Mrs. Michael Kaufman and a wood- wind quintet. Selected from the Lethbridge Symphony Orchestra. March p.m. GERMAN CANADIAN HALL Program will be MoMly In M.C. Will SpMk German and English. MARCH 18-30 "The George Pobtirn Show" From Vancouver AT THE I NEBS' 733-13th St. N. Members Invited Guests Only SOUTHERN ALBERTA THEATRES CARDSTON Mayfair Theatre "LOST HORIZON" in color. Starring Peter Finch, Liz Ulman, and Charles Boyer. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, March 21. 22 and 23. Thursday show at p.m. FAMILY. FORT MACLEOD Empress Theatre -ENTER THE DRAGON" in color. Starring Bruce Lee, John Saxon and Jim Kelly, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, March 21. 22 and 23. Thursday show at p.m. ADULT NOT SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN. MILK RIVER Sunland Theatre "THE POSEIDON ADVENTURE" in color. Starring Gene Hackman and Shelley Winters. Thursday. Friday, Saturday and Sunday. March 21, 22, 23 and 24. Thursday show at p.m. ADULT. PINCHER CREEK Fox Theatre "SANTEE" in color. Starring Glen Ford and Dana Winter. Thursday, Friday and Saturday. day show at p.m. ADULT. TABER Tower Theatre THE STONE KILLER" in color. Starring Charles Branson Thursday, Friday and Saturday, March 21. 22 and 23. Thursday shows at 7.00 and p.m. ADULT NOT SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN May be hit tune Pensylvania's Democratic Gov. Milton J. Shapp, right, who composed.a spoof "The Ballad of Rose presidential secretary Rose Mary Woods, joins singer Sue Levinson, centre, in a duet at the office of Record World. Looking on is Bob Austin, left, publisher of the recording firm which is publishing Shapp's record. Miss Levinson sings Shapp's lyrics on the record. .B.C. hires broadcaster for educational study VICTORIA (CP) Broadcaster Barne Clark of Vancouver has been' hired to make a three-month study of educational television alternatives for the provincial government, Transport Minister Robert Strachan announced today. The former Liberal MLA for North Vancouver-Seymour will be paid for the study. Mr. Strachan said it will cover not only classroom instruction but adult education and public affairs possibilities as well. "This exploratory study is necessary before consideration can be given to developing plans for any particular course ot said Mr Strachan in a statement. Promoted VANCOUVER (CP) CP Air has appointed two new vice-presidents, company president John Gilmer said today Ton Gow has been named to the newly-created post of vice-president of operations planning and Captain William Roxborough has been named vice-president of flight operations To entertain you Friday and Saturday at THE VENTURA HOTEL IN COALDALE "THE FRANK JAMES SHOW" FROM ALASKA man that S at and guitar with his old and country music. paramount NOW SHOWING at p.m. EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT IT all it takes is a little Confidence ADULT PAUL NEWMAN ROBERT REDFORD ROBERT SHAW A GEORGE ROY HILL FILM STING9 paramoun cinema TONITE THRU SAT. AT P.M. NOMINATED FOR 2 ACADEMY AWARDS Joanne Woodward Best Actress of the year! York Film Critics Circle ADULT Wishes Winter Dreams A RASTAR-GILBERT GATES Productto ICOLUMBIA PICTURES A DIVISION o COLUMBIA PICTURES INDUSTRIES. INC Ire ELKS PUBLIC BINGO EVERY THURSDAY 8 p NIW BLACKOUT PtayMI Till Won (No Numbor Limit) GUESTS ONLY DOWNSTAIRS WHKINDINTIRTAINMIIIT paramount CHILDREN'S SATURDAY AFTERNOON MATINEE ON THE SCREEN The THE____ GREAT BANK CLAUDE AKiNS FAMILY DOORS OPEN P.M. SHOW STARTS P.M. ALL SEATS THIS SHOW 75t college cinema TONITE THRU SAT, AT P.M. ADULT NOT SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN IF YOU ONLY HAVE EYES FOB HEP .YOU'VE GOT- IN YOUR POCKET! ORLD s AMNCM MMESCOBURN _ .MlCHARSARRAZIrt IRISH VAN DCVERE! CAPITOL FURNITURE and CARPETS-CARNIVAL LETHBRIDGE EXHIBITION PAVILION Final 3 Days! Tonight and Friday til 9 p.m. Saturday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Carpet Remnants. End Rolls, Kitchen Carpets, Room size Rugs and Carpet Chesterfield Suites. Chairs. Bedroom Suites. Kitchen Suites. 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