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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - March 31, 1973, Lethbridge, Alberta 22 1HE IETHBRIDGE HERALD Sak'rdciy, 31, 1973 Gas flow found CALGARY (CP) Natural gas flowing at tho rate of six- million cubic feet a day has been found at feet in the Quirk Creek field, Husky Oil Ltd. announced here. Present production from the field, about 50 miles southwest of Calgary, is from the foot level. The company said the test conducted for one hour tlirough a ?i-ineh choke, produced con densate with no pressure drop Drilling was to continue feet. Pork market loss said temporary EDMONTON (CP) Any loss of Alberta pork markets in Japan is believed to be tempor- ary, Glen Purnell, the prov- ince's deputy agriculture min- ister, said today. Mr. Pumell said Alberta can expect more serious competi- tion in future from rival ex- porting countries such as Aus- tralia and Mexico. He commented on statements Tuesday by livestock economist James Dawson, who said hog prices had dropped during the last week because of the sud- den withdrawal of Japan from the American and Canadian hog market. Japan is expected fairly soon to open new import quotas for red meat, including pork, said Mr. Purnell. Western Roundup Consumer branch set up Fly togetJver American aslronauts and Soviet cosmonauts, who will lake part in Ihe joint US-USSR space venture, pose for photographers at the NASA headquarters in Washington. They are, from left: Soviet Maj. Gen. Vladimir Shatalov; Cosmonaut Aleksey S. Yeliseyev; Aslronauts Thomas P. Stafford; Vance D. Brand and Donald K. Slatton. CALGARY Tele-i phone counselling for consum- ers and investigation of abuses will be the main functions of the two-man Calgary office of ihe consumer's Association of Canada when it opens this spring, Alberta director Del Keown said Thursday. Giving advice and informa- tion has been the most impor- tant function of the branch's Edmonton office, he told the annual meeting of tho associa- tion's Alberta division. Mr. Keown predicted the Cal- gary staff would not be able to keep up with demand and noted his Edmonton staff of five is overworked. The three-member investiga- tion team in Edmonton has looked into complaints, lie said. The largest number of them concerned warranties anc guarantees, followed by abuse of sales methods and business investment schemes. PRISON GUARD SHOT PRINCE ALBERT (CP) A prisoner of the maximum se- curity prison at Prince Albert was recaptured Friday a few moments after he escaped. A guard, Raymond Brunning, shot in the incident, was in grxxl condition in hospital. Police said Ronald Reed Tweroclib, 22, of Regina ran from custody while being es- corted from the prison to Holy Family Hospital for treatment, lied in hospital here Wednes- day following a brief illness. Mr. Bock, Liberal MP from 1927 to 1930, was an author and song writer. Royalties from many of his publications were donated to Shrine hospitals for crippled children. PAPER PRICE RAISED EDMONTON (CP) The Journal announced today it is increasing cost for home de- livery of the newspaper to 75 cents a week from 60 cents t week, effective A front-page item said the cost for a single copy will be 15 cents, up from 10 cents a copy. The newspaper's carriers will receive one third of the in- crease. The paper said the Increase is the first in three years and has been prompted by continu- ing increases in operating costs. Days are numbered for oil firms LONDON (CP) For more than a year, the world's major oil-consuming countries have been groping towards a com- mon approach to a major inter- national energy shortage. Today, their progress seems negligible, the shortage re- mains, the initiative is passing to the producing states. Experts arc saying the days oE the pri- vate international oil firm are numbered. Discussions have taken place in the Organization for Eco- CAREER OPPORTUNITIES SHELL CANADA LIMITED REQUIRES THE FOLLOWING STAFF EXPERIENCED NO. 1 GAS PLANT OPERATORS Position is available at our Waterton Gas Processing Plant located near Pincher Creek, Alberla, Candidates should have a minimum of two yea's ex- perience in gos plant processing and be the holder of an Alberla 2nd Class Steam Certificate. Interested applicants should write staling qualifica- tions and experience tot SHELL CANADA LIMITED P.O. BOX 1088 PINCHER CREEK, ALBERTA ATTENTION: OFFICE SUPERVISOR SERVICE ADVISOR If you can meet ond converse with the motoring public, we have an opportunity for a person who likes a challenge. Please send a resume of your qualifications to Nick Alvau, Service mgr. nomic Co-operation and Devel opment and in the European Common Market (ECM) be- tween North American repre- FOKMliR MP DIES EASTEND, Sask. (CP) Fu- neral services will be held Sat' urrlay for Billy Bock, 88, for mer MP for Maple Creek, who CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY 1973 PROCLAMATION Whereas, Cancer con strike anyone at any age. It can affect children as GS ccJults, but it strikes with increasing frequency with advancing age. The fight against Cancer in Canada is spearheaded by two National voluntary organize Canadian Cancer Society and the National Cancer Institute o{ Canada. These TWO organizations work closely with the Federal and Provincial Departments of Health, with the treatment agcnciei and with the Canadian Medical Association. And whereas ilia Canadian Cancer society is the only National Voluntary Health Agency fight- ing cancer through Research Educalion and Patient Services, I, Cam Barnes, Depuly Mayor of lelhbridge, do hereby draw to the allentJori of all cilitsns lhat SUNDAY, APRIL 8th shall be declared CANCER SUNDAY AND FURTHER, 1 do hereby declare Ihal the month of April tholl be CANCER CONTROL MONTH, and do earnestly re- quest thai the Residential Blitz on Cancer Sunday, April 8th and during the month of April receive Ihe earnest ond full support of the citizens of Lelhbridge and District. BEUEVE IT. CANCER CAN BE BEATEN. CAM BARNES Depuly Mayor K1ITG CHRYSLER DD06E LTD. P.O. BOX 1180, LETHBRIDGE ALBERTA PHONE 328-9271 WANTED: OPEN PIT MECHANICAL SHIFT BOSS Sherrilt Gordon has an immediate opening for an experienced mechanical shift boss for new open pit al Ruttan Mine In northern Manitoba. Must be able to supervise a crew of mechanics in the maintenance and repair of 60 R rotary drills, 1900 P and H electric shovel, WABCO Haul pak trixks ond caterpillar support equipment. Usual company benfits. Apply in writing with career resume tot EMPLOYMENT SUPERVISOR SHERRITT GORDON MINES LIMITED LYNN LAKE, MANITOBA ROB OWO SHERRITT GORDON MINES LIMITED SENIOR DRAFTSMAN A challenging opportunity is available for a senior drafts- man with Ihe Division Office of Molson'i Western Limited. The position requires a person with al leost five years of drafting experience and who is adaptable 1o various types of design situations such as architectural, electrical, piping, etc. Reporting lo the Drafting Supervisor, Ihis position will be charged with providing oil drawings necessary for as- signed capita! expenditure projects or plant and equipment modifications. Possession of an engineering technology dip- loma a definite asset but is not mandatory. Salary will be commensurate with experience and ability and a full range of company benefit plans will be provided. Please reply in confidence to: STAFF RELATIONS MANAGER, MOLSON'S WESTERN BREWERIES LIMITED 3rd FLOOR, 540 JIFTH AVENUE, S.W. CALGARY T2P OM2 scntatives, the Japanese and Europeans. The United States has been sending its envoys far and wide to hammer home the message of rising U.S. energy imports and to ivarn of the dangers of vicious international com- petition for available supplies. Japan has called for a confer- ence of all oil-consuming coun- tries to discuss a common ap- proach and the ECM has re- agitated its ideas of developing a united European front which would then co-operate with the Americans and Japanese. Britain, relatively isolated from the problem by the prom- ise of extensive oil and gas finds in the North Sea, recently added its voice to those advo- cating an international confer- ence. So far, all this has amounted to little more than pious state- ments of intent. No concrete steps have been taken. Japan and the European countries have begun quietly pursuing individual efforts lo ensure their own oil supply sources independently of all oth- ers. The original impetus for "consumer co-operation" came in 1971 when the producing countries of the Middle East and North Africa confronted the giant Western oil companies. Many observers believe the producers won a major strate- gic victory, gaining enhanced participation rights and forcing dramatic price increases at Tehran and Tripoli. Since then, the balance of power in the energy battle has been shifting towards the Middle East. The West is placed at a dis- advantage by the forecasts ol oil needs for the next 10 years. Western Europe is expected to increase its oil imports to about 20 million barrels a day by 1980 from the current level of 13 mil- lion. Japan may double ils imports by the end of this decade to nearly 11 million barrels daily and experts predict the U.S will be importing about 50 per cent of all ils oil requirements by the early 13SOs compared with 15 per cent last 5'car Gigantic Equipment Auction Sale SATURDAY, APRIL 7th A.M. PERLICH BROS. AUCTION MARKET LTD. LOCATED 3 MIIES EAST AND Vi MILE SO. OF LETHBRIDGS, ALTA. TRACTORS W9 I.H.C. Super W6 I.H.C. fronl end loader; 1960 John Deere 730 diesel (rings, bearings ond valve job 550 Massey Harris trader (fair 660 I.H.C. standard tractor. 5010 John Deere, big lires, cab (large ileeve conversion 950 Oliver last HERALD WANT ADS PHONE 328-4411 CHIEF DESIGN ENGINEER Building Manufacturer Location: Central Alberta Our client, a newly established building manufacturer, ii locking a qualified individual fo join 1heir management leom. The successful applicant will be responsible for tho design of the product, estimating, as well as industrial engineering ond planr maintenance. Some trovel to construction sites will be required. This posilion will also involve supervisory and administrative responsibilities. Applicants will be professional engineers with experience in Ihe design and construction of small structures. Preference will be shown 1o wilh experience in tha design and manufacture of portable housing. The company offers o competitive salary, fringe benefits, as well as tha opportunity to join o young and progressive company in iheir irttital stages of development, Interested applicants should forward a detailed resume to our Calgary office referring to File IH-423. All replies will treated In confidence. TECHNICAL SERVICE COUNCJ1 816-7lh Ave. S.W., Colflory 2 269-7M1 10JOHTO MONTREAl TRUCKS 1956 Ford steel Gralnmaster box and racks and hoist {good 1969 Dodge C600 cab forward truck Ronn hoist and 400 bus. grain box. One year or miles on factory warronly. 2-1953 G.M.C. 9500 sfir.es 214 ton trucks box and hoist, 2 speed axle, 4 speed trans, (new 1953 CJiev. 1700 series 3 ton 1100 gal. fus! lank (3 compartment) and P.T.O. pump. 1958 I.H.C. ATOO W ton 6 3 (standard 1949 Ford 2 ton 20 ft. Hat deck. 1949 Dodge 2 ton 22 ft. flat deck [re- built 1961 I.H.C. BC180 Series 345 with tog axle. Steel box and holsl (good 6000 miles on complete engine overhaul. SPECIAL HIGHLIGHT: 2 1971 CMC 960 Series. Full landem 427 engines. Allison oulomolic trans., power steering, 900x20 tires (good Radios. These trucks are in good to excellent condition. They are only 18 old. TILLAGE EQUIPMENT 24 ft. Graham Hoeme wing type culti- vator; 13 ft. Grabam Hoeme chisel plow; 7 ft. 15 ft. M.H. No, 26 wide level seeder box; 12 fl. Noble blade A.M.; 14 ft. Krauie landem double disc on wheels 10 ft. double disc; T4 ft. Massey Harris culti- vator; "20 ft. wing type spring tooth culti- vator; 13 ft, Grahrn Hoeme cbisel plow; 7 ft, Fore! 3 pi. hitch cultivator sweeps; Meu- fell land Teveller; John Deere 20' lurflex, 16 ft. J.D. surflex; 16 ft. M.H. No. 26 wide level (good condilion, large 4 bottom plow; 14 ft. J. D. spring loolh harrow. MISCELLANEOUS EQUIPMENT 1 Honda Jacobsen 3 gang reel type mower in 2' sections; Small olJ sleel tandem trailer; 2 wbeel trailer; Crazy borrows; 2 wheel garden (rector; Corona casb register; new Yahama snow- mobiles; 500 gal. tank; Electric drill filler; Seed treater for grain nuger; son traclor cab. Many other articles too num- erous to mention. SEEDERS AND BEET EQUIPMENT Milton 8 row unit planters and frame; Milton 4 row unii planters and frame; 6 row ground driven in rater hcrbklda boxes and liquid herbicide; 6 row John Deere side dresser to fit any J.D. tractor, trader mounted (dry 6 row Kirchner rear mount cultivator all tools ond guides; 2 row Kirchner beet harvester (row 2 row late model Kirchner top- per with trailing rake ond whipperj 1 I.H.C, press drill; 3-fertilizer 8 Milton unit planters; 8 Kirchner incorpor- ators with liquid herbicide tractor mount ap- plicators; 8 row rear mount Kirchner culti- vators with tools, rear hydraulic wheel and guides. IRRIGATION EQUIPMENT Wisconsin AEN engine 2iV Mon- arch direct mounted pump on 2 wheel cart; UD-18 I.H.C. diesel power unit B-6 Berk- ley pump on 4 wheel rubber tire trailer [capable for 1 mile 425 Minne- apolis Molina nolural 901 power unit E4 high pressure pump, trailer mounted. HARVESTING EQUIPMENT M.H. 90 special combine; M.H. 27 com- bine; I.H.C, No. 200 16 fr. P.TO. swather; I.H.C. No. 37 baler, 4 yrs. old; 6 ft. Ford 3 pt. hikhe mower; 27 M.H, combine with pickup. FEEDLOT EQUIPMENT SOO gal. liquid manure spreader honeywagon; I 20 80 bus. grain-o-vator feed box mixing chamberi 30 120 bus. grain-o-valor; 1-20 ft. bale elevator; balo loader; 194B Ford 1 ton Farmhand manure spreader; 1962 G.M.C. till cab 3 ton tandem Oswald 500 bus. manure spreader (good Cock- shuM manure spreader. BUILDING MATERIAL boarrl It. of dimension lumber; Qtianlily of cedar fence posis; Quan'iJy of barb wire; Quantity of round pasls. SPECIAL CONSIGNMENT- MARTIN WIELEND AND JERRY KEYER FROM IRON SPRINGS Model 90E cu, yard toil mover elevating scraper; 10 ft. Eversrnan lund level- ler; Kirchner 6 row topper and top harvester loading attachment; Kirthnfir 6 row rear mount cultivator lools, angle guides and shields; Eversman 6 semi reor mount tool carrier angle guides, and hydraulic controls; 6 row ground driven incorporaler dry herbicide boxes ond liquid herbicide; John Deere 6 raw side dresser lo fit any J.D. tractor (tractor mount) dry type; Krauio 14 ft. landem double disc on wheels (good M.H. 55G tractor rebuilt for N.G. (high comp. sleeves and pis- tons, slallile valves, good tires; 1952 I.H.C. L110 lorv flat deck; T952 Ford 1 ton; 1 Merc. Vi ton; Vi mile Oliver 6" main line <7w valves; Approximately 1 mile hand move lateral risers; Bcrkefy pump P.T.O, carl, suction primer ond valves; Fairbanks Morse pump P.T.O. carl, suction and valves; I.H.C. power unll pump and trailer (small 17" Macleods hammer mill, P.T.O. drive ond cortj 3 pt. hllch fer- tilizer spreader 500 bus. 3 bottom J.D, 16" plow Rebecca beet top loader; One I.H.C. beet harvester; 1 tumnfebug; 30 ft. tractor mount field sprayer; 12 ft. Hume pickup reel; 4" x 16 ft, grain auger and electric motor. EARIY LISTINGS INVJTED WE ARE EXPECTING IOCAL AND OUT-OF-AREA BUYERS For further information contact TONY VIRG1NILLO at 345-4291 or PERLICH BROS. AUCTION MARKET LTD. Box 1057 or Phone 328-3951 Lethbridge ;