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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - March 23, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta 20 WE UTH6RIDGE HERAIB March 1971 Use of vfar act supported by government Bv THE CANADIAN PRESS i were a general group oi drift The federal governments use of th2 War Measures Act last October was supported Friday by the Saskatchewan govern ment while criticism of the act was turned aside in the Quebec national In the ruling Liberals passed a resolution commending the federal Liberal government for us action in controlling ihc Front de Libera tion du The resolution supporting the I use of the War Measures Act and subsequent imposition of the Public Order Temporary Measures 1970 was sup ported by 27 Liberals and op posed by 22 New Democrats in the 59membcr Ten members were In Quebec the Parti Quebecois presented a motion censuring Liberal Premier Robert Bouras sas government for requesting the War Act when there was no either real or apprehended The Opposition Union Nation ale and Credilistes joined the Liberals in a 67 to 5 vote againft accepting the motion for REPEATS CHARGES In the legislature Re sources Minister Ray Williston repeated charges he made last year that a CBC television pro gram on the effects of the dam were a direct effort to paint the poorest picture He said there were no Tall Grass Indians and no reserva tion at Finlay Folks despite the programs information to the The filmed Indians he The annual report of the Nova million set aside to hire Francophones OTTAWA CP About uiiSun has been sec aside toj hire 276 Francophone university graduates for the public Treasury Boaid President Drury announced in the Com Scotia medical care plan i mons showed doctors had a net aver1 JIr graduates age income of for the wlU employed in 10 depart ii iQ7fi fnm i year ended March com pared to the previous year when there was no govern ment Total cost to the government for 156970 was about 5 million above the es timated The New Brunswick legisla ture gave first reading io a bill that would lower the voting age to 18 in all provincial Similar legislation for municipal elections was introduced earlier in the The Manitoba legislatures committee on municipal affairs approved in principle National Building Code provisions as minimum standards of con struction in the ments in positions where French is the language of The million to finance the special program comes not out of depaitment budgets but out of the government contingency The announcement drew ques tions from Opposition Leader Robert Stanfield and New Dem ocrat Lacder Rene M a 11 e Cliamplain hailed it as a timid first step towards equal ity in the public service for those whose first language is Stanfield said he doesnt oppose the principle of equality but he questioned the new and New medication for Parkinsons access to another ths best PHILADELPHIA AP By the end of physicians will have brand of known medication for Parkin sons Smith Kline and French labo a Philadelphia phar maceutical said here it has received approval from the Commonwealth fluid to aid social program LONDON CP A Common wealth fund for technical coop which will seek to pro mote economic and social devel opment among member is to be established April it was announced Fanners asked to withhold school taxes CP British Columbia farmers are being asked whether they would withhold school taxes in an ef fort to pressure the provincial government into reducing land taxes for Richard general man ager of the Federation of told the annual meeting of the Fraser Valley Milk Producers Association Canada is contributing 40 per cent of the initial sum of in the multi lateral with tie overall arrangement billed by the Com monwealth secretariat as a move towards partnersiiin and a bluring of the distincfon be tween donors and recipients A Commonwealth program for technical cooperation has been in operation for three financed largely on a bi lateral basis by developed mem bers of the international organi The new financial arrange ments will make it easier in ad ministrative terms to tap the pool of expertise available in the developing countries for the benefit of other developing the secretariat Contributions to the new fund wili be on a voluntary It Hill make the program truly with contri butions from both developed and developing the U Food and Drag Admlnistra tion to market Levopa which it says has proven effective in suppressing the symptoms of 71 per cent of patients suffering from Parkinsonism in any de LDopa has been available to pi actitioners for more than a since the FDA authorized its use in treating Parkinsons disease It resolves the symptoms of the nerve disease by chemically restoring dopamine to the It is believed that Parkinsons disease results from a loss of Parkinsons disease causes muscular rigidity and slowness of Its prin cipal victims are persons over curious principle by which hir1 ing was done on the basis o the anguage of CAUSED CONTROVERSY First reports of the special program had caused a storm when released some months The confusion and se1 crecy was a perfect example of how not to do I the timing was j Unemployment was heavy and the government had been cutting back the pub lic Had this policy I mother tongue the only basis for of their hiring Drury said in his state ment the special program is part of the governments policy of making the public sfrviefi progressively more representa tive of the two major linguistic communities of Equality of opportunity was a basic ary that graduates would PROPOSALS SUBMITTED be Why were the 276 Ten departments had submit Francophones being treated difted proposals to extend pro ferently Was their French grams in areas of the public changed There nould be suspicion the Slanfield The government should alle viate it by making more details Douglas asked Dniry to state whether or not the merit principle still dominates Drury has said in Janu service where French is nor mally The departments were asked last fall by the public service commission to advise whether they could use more Franco phone personnel if the cost didnt come out of their budg Drury said 128 of the 276 graduates will be employed as administrative trainees while the rest will hold junior posi tions in the biophysical and applied sciences Record snowfall in area AP The largest winter accumula tion of snow in the recordkeep ing history of the national weather service here was recorded during the A spokesman said the 84yearold record of 132 inches was shat tered Sunday by twotenths of an inch as a result of a storm that dumped upwards of 612 inches of new snow on the Records dating back to 1885 show the previous record was during the winter of secretariat The announcement of the funds establishment was made by Canadianborn Arnold Smith Commonwealth secretarygen that the Federation has asked the government for more than 20 years to reduce the land tax Stocks said fanners now are being asked if they j g will hold back the school tax portion of their property as sessment if legislation to create open spaces and preserve farm VATICAN CITY AP Pope land is not passed during Paul will receive Yugoslav current session of the Icgislaj President Tito for an official Tito to see Pope New company to produce RollsRoyce LONT30N AP Formation of a new company to produce RollsRoyce and Bentley motor cars was announced Monday by the courtap pointed receiver and manager of ailing RollsRoyce The new Rolls Rojce Motors also will manufacture the marine and industrial rliecH 01 gines previously produced by RollsRoyce Nicholson said The transfer to the new com pany of R o 11 s R o y c e Ltd s motor car and oil diesel engine divisions becomes effective April In 1870 sales of these divisions totalled S72 a spokesman said RollsRoyce Ltd entered into receivership last month hen the company said it would not be able to produce aircraft en The federation is not a mili tant but after 20 years of Uie patience of any group becomes severely he visit to the Vatican next Mon 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