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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - March 27, 1973, Lethbridge, Alberta Tu.ldoy, March 27, 1973 THI lETHBKIDCI HIRAID 7 Sports awards show on air Smart money on The Godfather By JERRY BUCK HOLLYWOOD (AP) Godfather may prove irresist- ible tonight when the Mo" Picture Academy presents ;olden statuettes for the 45lh ime. best for his brilliant performance as from the academy's president, Daniel Taradash. The Godfather is given the odds for best picture. Besides The Godfather, three other pictures made a broad sweep of -nominations for the HOLLYWOOD (AP) Are athletes as entertaining and a popular as movie stars? Some of them are, says Bob I Hope. So why not give athletes who have given outstanding portrayals in their sports an Os- car-like show? That's what NBC has done: "Bob Hope Presents the Gillette Cavalcade of Champions" Tues- day night, an hour-long show of presentations sharing prime TV time billing'with NBC's movie Oscar awards. Outstanding 1972 achieve- ments in seven categories, plus an Athlete of the leading candidate is swimmer Mark be featured on the show that goes on the air at 9 p.m. the Oscars show on the United States Bast Coast and right after on the West Coast. Hope said athletes are similar to entertainers, except their stages are sports arenas, fields and courses. TV HELPS THEM "Television has brought on a lot of he said of the Jack Nicklauscs and the Super Bowl champion Miami Dol- phins, whose victory was watched by millions on TV. Gillette electronically proc- essed one-half million ballots Then about 800 sports writers, sportscasters, team manager and other sports-related persons made final Judgments. The show, which Hope said may be done annually, was taped last week and the winners won't be known by the genera public until a Hollywood celeb- rity accompanies them onstage 21 NOMINATED Nominees for awards: Professional basketball: Ka leerm Abdul-Jabbar, Milwauke Bucks; Wilt Chamberlain ai Jerry West, Los Angeles La kers. Professional foolbnll: Larry Brown, Washington Redskins Franco Harris, Pittsburg Steelers, .and Earl Morral Miami Dolphins. Professional golf: Jack Nicl laus, Gary Player and Lee Tre vino. Professional baseball: Die Allen, Chicago White Sox Johnn Bench, Cincinnati Red. and Steve Carlion, Philadelph! Phillies. Other male profession sports: Muhammad All, boxing Bobby Orr, Boston Bruins hockey, and Stan Smith, tennis All-male amateur sport Frank Shorter, distance runne Mark Spitz, swimming, and B Walton, UCLA, basketball. Women in amateur or profe gionul sports: Chris Evert, te nis; Billie Jean King, tennis, and Micki King, Olympic diver. ADULT ENTERTAINMENT it ft AWL Sotrtfc, LAST TIMES TONIGHT ADUITS EVE. S2.0O Messer and his mates Don Messer who kept Canadian television audiences entertained wilh his down-east music for years, died Monday in Halifax at the age of 63. Here he is shown with two of his musical friends, singers Marg Osburne (left) and the late Charlie Cham- berlain Air waves taken beating KAMLOOPS, B.C. (CP5 'hilip Arthur Gaglardi, Pcnte- ioslal minister and former Brit- sh Columbia highways minis- er, has completed a s'int as lost o( an open-line radio pro- jram in his own home town. The air waves around Kam- oops may never be the same ducted the program without pay. For another, the two-week PHIL GAGLARDI Host program SPRING BLOSSOM FESTIVAL TOUR Daublo occupancy VICTORIA, Vancouver, Penlitlon, Banff, Joiper. MAY 5-10 dayi tiampprtatlon and aceomodalion. SPRING CALIFORNIA TOUR MAY 18, double occupancy Reno, San Francisco, Disneyland, Palm lai Vegas. Book now Limited number of lickelj available NORTHERN BUS TOURS PHONE 327-3536 UTHBRIDGE, ALTA. After 29 years as a preacher d 20 years as one of the most tspoken and controversial fig- es in B.C.'s political history, ere was little Phil Gaglardi id to learn when he undertook two-week stint at the micro- lone for radio station CFJC amloops. Whenever he became involved a was e was at times quick-witted, u tspoken, blunt, friendly, larming, angry, curt, over- icwering, patient, impatient nd in the space of a :w minutes. It was a professional perform- nce that had listeners jam- dng the three telephone lines andling program calls every me he took to the air. On ome days the volume of callr vas so heavy the scheduled 60- minute program was allowed to un 30 minutes overtime. The success of the program is money in the bank for CFJC. For one thing, the former So- ial Credit cabinet minister con tint coincided with the semi- nnual ratings survey of radio steners by the Board of Broad- ast Measurements, which are sed as a basis for establishing major awards: Cabaret, The Emigrants and Sounder. Liv Ull man is given a slight edge to win as best actress for her role as the indomitable housewife in The Emigrants. The Swedish-language film is seen by some critics as a sleeper that could squeak past The Godfather for best picture. CABARET IS IUVAL The musical Cabaret rivals The Godfather with 10 nomi- those for Liza Minelll as best actress, Joel Gray as bsst supporting actor, best picture, best direc- tor and best screenplay from another medium. Three Godfather James Caan, Robert Duvall and Al nominated for best supporting actor, but they could cancel each other out. There never have been three winners from one film. Joel Gray as the decadant master of ceremonies in Caba- ret is favored in the best sup- porting actor race, although Ed- die Albert of The Heartbreak Kid could be a sentimental choice. Voting for the awards is "In and predicting the outcome is risky. Here are the major nominees and the favor- ites: Best picture: Cabaret, Deliv erance, The Emigrants, The Godfather and Sounder. The Godfather is far and away the favorite. Best actor: Marlon Brando in The Godfather, Michael Caine and Laurence Oliver in Sleuth Peter OToole in The Ruling Class and Paul Winfield SSounder. Brando is seen as the heavy favorite. Best actress: Liza Minelll in Cabaret, Diana Ross in Lad Sings the Blues, Maggie Smit in Travels with my Aunt, Cicel "JACK LEMMON" AT HIS DRAMATIC BEST "SAVETHETK3ER" ADULTS EVE. JncUt emmoninhis mostimportont dramatic role since The Days o( Wine and Roses" SHOWING AT P.M. BE OFFENSIVE TO SOME cinema 8th SL 4lh Ave. Sotilh, LAST TIMES TONIGHT RESTRICTED ADUIT college cinema 20ft An. Mayor Dr., 323-63TO LAST TIMES TONIGHT Tonight at p.m. What did happen on the Cuhuluwussee River? Deliueraitce slarnrvaJC.'lVOiGHT-BUHTRtYIKXDS -'I ADULTS EVE. WATCH FOR GRAND RE-OPENING OF THE GREEN ACRES DRIVE IN THEATRE SOON STARTS TOMORROW EVENINGS DAILY ONLY 20th Ave. Mayor Magrath Dr., 328-6300 NOMINATED FOR 10 ACADEMY AWARDS Tyson in Sounder and Liv Ull- man in The Emigrants. A toss up with a slight edge to Liv Ull- "E by SOUTHERN ALBERT THEATRES CARDSTON Mayfair Theatre "FURY ON WHEELS" In color. Starring Tom Ligon and Logan Ramsey. Tuesday and Wednesday, March 27 and 28. Tuesday show at p.m. Adult Not Suitable For Children. FORT MACLEOD Empress Theatre "CARRY ON HENRY VIII" In color. Starring Sidney James, Joan Sims and the 'Carry On Gang'. Tuesday and Wednesday, March 27 and 28. Tuesday show at p.m. Adult PINCHED CRfcEK Fox Theatre "THE OTHER" In color. Tuesday, March 27. Show at p.m. Adult Not Suitable For Children. TABER Tower Theatre "THE FRENCH CONNECTION" In color. Starring Gene'Haekmenn. Tuesday, March 27. Shows at and p.m. Restricted Adult. Vo Canadians among Met winners NEW YORK (AP) Thi Metropolitan Opera annual At ditions for Young Singers ha 11 such unusually good finalist iiere that four top prizes were awarded instead of Hire and two Metropolitan Opei contracts were given instead of one or none. Winners were in order, tenor Douglas Ahlstedt, 28, of Paci- fica, Calif.; contralto Cynthia Munzer, 27, of Arlington, Va.; soprano Kathryn Bouleyn, 25, Philadelphia, and mezzo-so- prano Nelda Nelson, 25, of Bloo- rrv.ngtcn, Ind. The tlrree top prizes were in- creased this year as a me- morial to the late general man- ager, Goaran Gentele, to and from a uni- form Ths special fourth- p'ace award, given by the Met- ropolitan Opera National Coun-! cil which runs the was No Canadians were listed! among this year's finalists. dvertising rates charged ations. Results of the survey won't be nown for a month or so, but .ation officials make no at- >mpt to disguise their delight hat Mr. Gaglardi has agreed to djust a tight work schedule to andle three more irograms later in the year. He s involved supervising con- traction of two motels in the B.C. interior and a home for ;enior citizens in Kamloops. Mr. Gaglardi is no stranger to 3FJC microphones. As pastor >f Calvary Pentecostal Church n Kamloops, he has had a daily religious program over CFJC 'or 29 years, including a 30-min- ute service each Sunday. He also has regular religious pro- grams on CFJC-TV. He said he agreed to handle tire open-line program for the station without pay because of his long association with the station. Mr. Gaglardi's Poison sold as ant killer OTTAWA (CP) Thallium sulphate, a dangerous poison banned from household use, still is being sold as ant killer, a health department spokesman said Monday. But there have been no re- ports that the poison is being sold in any other way. It is used in ant traps which are sealed containers "with little holes which ants can go through to he killed the spokesman considered are unpaid ap- pearance on the open-line pro- gram has brought suggestions he agreed to be hosf of the show for political reasons. There have been rumors he will be a candidate for mayor in the June 23 civic election for the city of Kamloops, which is being expanded to take in the adjoining" town of Valleyfield and municipal districts of Brocklehurst and Dufferin. There are also reports he will seek tiie leadership of the B.C. Social Credit party when Oppo- sition Leader W. A. C. Bennett down, Mr. Bennett has an- nounced he will not contest an- other election. "I'm not running for any- is Mr. Gaglardi's stand- ard comment. said. The traps "quite safe." The agriculture department is studying (he possibility of ban- ning the poison completely, he said. The U.S. Environmental Pro- tection Agency warned Sunday that thallium sulphate was still being sold in the United States in household formations to con- trol roaches, ants and rodents. Pass Elks donate BLAIRMORE (CMP Bureau) Blairmore Elks have approv- ed a donation of to the Can- adian Cancer Society and a do- nation of to the local home and school association. A letter was received from Coleman Elks signifying Cole- man Elks and OORP approval to holding a joint installation of officers with Blairmore lodges. A committee comprising Vern Decoux, Alex McKay and Joe Bodio will contact Coleman lodges to complete the arrange- ments. YOUR PHILIPS DEAIER WI1H MODULAR SOLID STATE COLOR TV JACK'S RADIO AND TV 302 13th St. N. Toddy's CINEMA short Subjects 'Poseidon Adventure" Last Complete Show Adult Mctinee Wednesday: Young Winston" Family PARAMOUNT Short Subjects "Save the Tiger" Last Complete Show Adult, Not Suitable For Children COLLEGE CINEMA Short Subjects "Deliverance" Last Complete Show Restricted Adult STARTS TOMORROW At p.m. MOVES OVER TO PARAMOUNT CINEMA paramount cinema FIXMSW-KXORRrKUK' Combining the Talents of 15 Academy Award Winners[ ADMISSION: ADULT YOUTH REGULAR ADMISSION PRICES--ADULTS EVE. paramount 8th St. 814th Ave. South, 327-5100 STARTS TOMORROW AT AND P.M. IS A GLOWING AND INSPIRING -JUDITH CRIST, New York Magazine "THE ACTION SEQUENCES POSSTIVELY BERKYIST, H.Y. -Times "One of the 10 best films ever SAHPEHS. A3C-TJ MATINEE WED. and EAT. ONLY p.m. EVENINGS DAILY ot p.m. Only FAMILY 75 SIC 1WD NSOiiOU Grt ROBERT SHAW HAWKINS-IAN HOIM-ANTHONY HOPKINS-fATKK MAGK ...CASl FOREMAN NOTE: ONE EVENING SHOW ONLY AT P.M. ;