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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - March 24, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta 20 THE IETHBRIDGE HERAIO Tueiday, Manh 24, 1970---------------------------------------------- Veteran Fair-Goer Expected To Compare Expo 67 And 70 OSAKA (CP1 veteran I land connected it and hiilarie bulldozing a bamboo grove in' fair-new will inevitably m Eke lie Sle. Helen with ciownlovvn [the Weak Sciiri Hills nira miles j between Expo 67 in j Mintrcal by a ccmputer-cpcr-: from downtown Osaka. I Montreal thce Years sgo ar.d'a'.od transit lino and built Today they have an SB-acre; Expo '70 -WVs "first fair' acre Expo 67 en the sile. site filled with strangely-shaped in Ihe suburbs of this Japanese! A mcnlh before electronic won-; industrial citv fair opened the Japai'.ese began ders. 1------------------------------Expo '70, in a saucer-shaped Both faii-s had central themes and opened at important times in each country's history. Canada. witl'i the Man and his World. reached the centenary of Confederation ar.d was locking forward to another 100 years. Expo '70 has the theme Prog- ress and Harmony for Mankind. II opened after" 25 years oi growing prosperity, with Japan, now 19th in world's standard of living, heading higher in Ihe 1970s. But there are relatively sin all but discordant vclces in Japan. Radical groups have demon- strated against Expa '70 al- though their main aim is the Expo-backing Japanese govern- ment anil renewal r.e.xt June of the United Stales-Japan secu- rity treaty. Some quai'iers fear growing I affluence will fcrce Ihe Japa-' nese into the materialistic ways I of the West. Both fairs have been engi- neering achievement'. MADE AS ISLAM) Canadians (Jumped millions o! tens cf fill into the Si. Lawrence River lo make an artificial is- depression with artificial lakes in the centre, lias four gates alI Ihe compass points ar.d visitors' come by car, bus, tte Expo Ex- press from downtown Osaka or the Har.kyu Railway. At Montreal Canada had Us wlute-rcofed pavilion resem- bling ice blocks and its yakima- vik or Eskimo meeting-place. But Osaka has gone farther in fanciful shapes. The Soviet pa- vilion from above looks like a scaly dragon surmounted by a neon hammer and sickle 300 feet high. One building is .1 giant flying saucer and many pavilions like Ihe Ur.ited Slates use plastic covering supported by internal air pressure. The Montreal fair, opening in late April, was well landscaped. The early fair-goer at Osaka.1 regarding Jtpan as the land of Ihe cherry blossom, is struck by Ihe look here, rot realiz- returm'J. from II months in Africa, is shown making a point ilur- iiig an interview over a New York radio station. HP saiii he oiilil wage a "struggle again- funny paper hats End shopping ing Japan's fair opened a month earlier than Montreal's. Except for Uteir color, the! crowds look Ihe same. They about, as did witlij st the poison of drugs in the black community." SQUIRE MOBILE HOMES "CANADA'S NO. 1 CHOICE" Immediate Delivery, low Down Payments! "WE ACCEPT All iiLiiTrn nnunirn LETHBRIDGE UNITED RAMBLER FERNIE, B.C. bag 5 filled with brochures and gOGdies they have picked up at the pavilions. Most wear West- ern dress. IN HOSPITAL I 1 IRON' SPRINGS U1.NS) jNick Yalowega has been a pa-' j tienl in Ihe Picture Butle Hos- Ipital. Boyle's Column HAL BOYLE NEW YORK (AP) Things a columnist might r.cver know ii he didn't open his mail: Mothers between the ages of 16 and 35 are least likely to give birth to abnormal babies. The average is about one in 100. The figures are two in 100 for molliers under 1C or over 3S. Or.e river that appears to be winning the bat He against pol- lution is London's waterway, the Thames. Half a century ago it had become so foul no fish were left in it. But within the last year, thanks to purifi- cation measures, 42 kinds oi fish have been caught in the Tliames. If you boiled away a cubic mile'of sea water, you'd get a residue of tons of salt. And if you have high blood pressure, that's exactly Ions more than your dcctor would want you to use at your dinner table. Stubborn: The llama, Scuth America's boast of burden, can be even rr.crc obstreper- ous than the mule or the cninel. If more than 1C( pounds is loaded on it, it will bite, kick or spit at its (Jiiver or simply sag to the ground and lie there groaning. Sh-h-h: It ain't just the hett or the humanity that's gelling civilized people the sounds they make. Sxne ei- perts estimate that millions of U .S. industrial employees work at jobs that threaten to damage their that the world's volume of noise is doubling every 10 years. Household hint: Save the water in potatoes have been boiled and soak tar- nished silverware in 11 for an hour. Then wash and dry the silverware in the usual anrt sec how it gleams! Shooting stars that flash acrcss the sky at night may startle you with their bril- liance, hut most of these flam- ing visitors from space are small-often no larger than J pebble or a grain ctsand. ART DIETRICH DENTURE CLINIC 5th SI. S. Ph. 3M-4WS Abovt Melropolitan TIGER TAMER All in a day's work is Ihis lifling feat by animal handier Siegfreid Wieser who is a member of the Swiss National Circus. He is carrying his tiger, on his shoulders. The big cat weighs in at more than 500 pounds. Calgary Finn Wins Contract OTTAWA (CP) A contract has been awarded to a Calgary firm for construction of a pest office at Crossfield, Aita., 2o miles north of Calgary, the works department an- nounced today. The successful firm is Dun- ord Construction Ud., which submitted the lowest of 12 bids. The one-storey building, mea- suring 37 by 26 (cot, will bo of concrete block cciislruclion, and I provide square feet o! not usable space. University Chairman BRANDON' (CP) L. D. Whitchead, publisher of the Brandon Sun, has been named (he chairman of the board of governors of Brandon Unive sity. EXTRA WEAR fOR EVERY PAIR MIKE HANZEL 317-7th STREET SOUTH Enjoy A Fun SHERWOOD CALGARY'S TOP ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE FUN NIGHT SPECIAL INCUDES 1 DINNER FOR TWO IN THE ROBIN HOOD IKFN5ED DINING LOUNGE ACCOMMODATION FOR THE NIGHT 1 BREAKFAST NEXT MORNING FOR TWO PEOPIE COMPlEIt 27.50 The Plnce lo slay in Colgcry Commerciul Daily Weekly Monthly Rales Banquel and Meeting Rooms Enteilainment'lil a.m. RIGHT NEXT DOOR TO CANADA'S LARGEST SHOPPING CENTRES. SHERWOOD INN 5809 MACLEOD TRAIL, CALGARY-PHONE 255-7756 SPECIAL GOOD ANY MONDAY thru SATURDAY Easter Goodies For All The Family Suddenly, there's a new way... your Way... of looking, speaking, and telling the world you're engaged. A whole new concept ol lastiion in engage- ment ring design comes alive in a new and breathlnkingly beautiful way. Gallery 70. The collection of diamond engage- ment rings with Ihe ligril, fnniaslic touch ol tomorrow for those want "their own kind ol ring." The way of showing your love has traditionally been the diamond engagement ring. Peoples have not Filtered thnl tradition; have enhanced it with Gallery 70. Standard ol Excellence tor "CerMic-d Peilecl" Diamonds tinned Peilecl Colcur OrUEdPeiieclCul. c a-'-ir-.c-] e.v.jrc f .-i! crcc. OrMierf Perlecl ly !iaA! And diamonds are one thing that Peoples Credit Jewellers never change. For over 50 years Peoples have sold only one quality ol diamond-Hie linesl-Cerlified Perfect. Certified Perfect means your diamond has been painslakingly selected for ex- cellence of cut, clarity and purity of colour. II you have searched for "your kind of your search is over, see Ihe new Gallery 70 collection at Peoples Credit Jewellers. 3 35.H USE YOUR CREDIT... 321A 6th STREET SOUTH I''.. f I- f-i 300.00 0 t-vrrcnl ip 350.Ca -d 35.H ...3000 "3 '-3 "9 ilri ..-30.00 Wednesday 'Morning Special! Small Jelly Easter Eggs Regular 49c Ib. Specially priced os on exciting Wednesday morning special. A premium quality jelly egg at .a saving of 20c on Ihe pound. Assorted flavouis and colours. Belter be prompt for this soving. MORNING SPECIAL, II) Morning Special! Moir7s Boxed Chocolates Regular 1.75 Moir's half and half boxed chocolales Ihat anyone would appreciate as an Easter gift and at a saving of 36c a box. An assorted selection of dark and milk ,39 WEDNESDAY MORNING SPECIAl, Mb. box ___ 1 OPEN AH ACCOUHTTODAY! JEWELLERS Phone 327-1303 Easter Candies In A Wide Choice Easier candies, name brand chocolates, everyfhing you wont for on Easter Ircat. Included premium chocolate Easter eggs, made by or Codbury, from England. Also an excellent selection of small treats to surprise dj M QO iheyoungsler on Easter morn. EACH U to Cancfiet, Lower floor EATON'S Eaton's Buy Line 328-8811. Other Calls 327-8551. Wednesday Store Hours 9 a.m. to Noon. ;