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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 5, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta Students Look For Work OTTAWA (CP) Approxi- mately students will be seeking summer jobs in Canada this year, Manpower Minister Allan MacEachen told the Com- mons Monday. The figure represents an in- crease of over last sum- mer when, Mr. MacEachen said, his department was able Commercial Fishing Banned TORONTO (CP) Ontario has prohibited commercial fishing in a dozen lakes and riv- ers from the Quebec to the Manitoba borders because of mercury contamination. Lands and Forests Minister Rene Brunelle told the legisla- ture sports fishing will be al- lowed to continue but anglers will be warned to eat fish from the contaminated waters only occasionally. Fish taken from half a dozen lakes in the Kenora district should not be eaten at all. Commercial and sports fish- ing already have been pro- hibited in the Detroit and St. Clair rivers, Lake St. Clair and the Wabigoon River and Clay Lake in the Dryden district. The waters where commercial fishing was prohibited today: Huron fronting on Lambton County, for yellow perch. Erie fronting on Essex and Kent counties, yellow pick- erel and white bass. River from Chau- diere Falls to the Quebec bound- ary, all commercial fishing. Lawrence River and Lake St. Francis from Hobt. L. Saunders dam at Cornwall to the Quebec boundary, all com- mercial fishing. the Kenora District, Ball, Indian, Grassy Narrows, Lount, Separation, Umfreville, Tetu, Swan and Eaglenest all commercial fishing. Mr. Brunelle said mercury pollution that has closed some waters.in come from Ontario, the. Wabi- goon River system flows west. He said the mercury level from all the mentioned waters is high1 enough to prevent its ex- port sale. He declined' to give the house a figure but the level set for safe export is .5 parts per million. Although Ontario may be the source of pollution for Mani- toba, as Quebec is believed to be a source for the Ottawa River, Mr. Brunelle said he did not think there would be inter- provincial legal action. to place 93 per cent of the post- secondary students applying for .employment assistance. Opposition Leader Robert Stanfield told the manpower minister he wished him the best of luck with his summer student placement programs, but branded the government's ap- proach to the problem as "com- placent." The real problem, he said, is the government's over-all eco- nomic policies which are caus- ing unemployment "in the name of anti-inflation "Students looking for work this summer will be competing with others already looking for work." Lome Nystrom ton-Melville) said the minister's '93-per-cent figure for successful- ly-placed students did not.take into account that many were nol fully employed and some die not receive a wage large enough to finance their return to school. Creditiste Leader Rea: Caouette said the government should give incentives to private enterprise to hire students: If the problem is not treated as urgent, he said, students rail get busy at other things on their own and "drift to solutions that nobody wants." David Orlikow peg North) asked whether the manpower department would in- troduce a program to ensure all students are employed through- out the summer. He said half the students last year were able to work only part of the sum- mer. Mr. MacEachen said he hoped the joint program with the Ca- nadian Chamber of Commerce would solve this problem. Eld on Wooliams gary North) asked whether the government would .withdraw it: white paper on tax change be- cause it was creating unemploy- ment. There was no reply. Brief Requests University For Grande Prairie GRANDE PBAIRE (CP) A University in Grande" Prairie would aid research in northern transportation, agriculture, geol- ogy and timber conservation, the Worth Commission on edu- cation planning was told today. In a brief to the commission the town chamber of commerce said a university also could de- velop social research into the problems of the native people. The brief also said that stu- dents from the north suffer economic hardships and have difficulty adjusting to univer- sity life when .they have to travel south to get a university education. Governor-General Michener To Open Legion Convention OTTAJVA Governor Gen- eral Roland Michener officially opens the-Royal Canadian Le- gion's 23rd national convention here' on May 31. His excellency is grand pa- tron of the Legion. Canada's most distinguished soldier, Major-General the Hon. George Pearkes, V.C., will also be in attendance. He places the wreath for the afternoon. .Major- General Pearkes, grand president of the Legion, will also take the salute at a march-past of an estimated 500 Legion members. is a growing im- patience among veterans over government failure to increase war disability pensions and War Veterans Allowance rales. Legion President Robert Ko- haly, on behalf of 10 national veterans' organizations, has QUALITY DENTURE CLINIC 324 Sift St. S. Ph. 328-7484 Above Capitol Furniture EDDY DIETRICH, C.D.M. asked the prime minister for an interim increase of 10 per cent for disability pensioners and a 15 per cent increase in WVA. The convention will hear 15 reports, many dealing with in- ternal organization and pro- grams such as membership, which now stands at a record RURAL HUMOR Rural humor shows itself in this sign on a farm near Avoca Wis. More Medic Graduates Forecast TORONTO (CP) The Cana dian Medical Association pre diets a 45.2-per-cent increase ii graduates from Canada's 1 medical schools by 1981. Ah article in the current issu of the CMA Journal by Ottaw, doctors Richard Nelson-Jone. and David G: Fish says students will graduate in 198 compared with this year. By 1978, Quebec is expected t have 631 graduates with this year's 609. Ontario i next with an expected 535, a; increase of 100 from 1970 an Manitoba will have 90 with 75. The doctors say Saskatche wan will have 60 in 1978 com pared with 50 in 1970; Albert 195 compared with 108, and Br tish Columbia 80 compared wit 60. They predict ICO graduate from the Atlantic provinces i 1978 compared with 112 thi year. These figures are based or first-year enrolment prediction which are subject to change a the plans of the medical schools develop. Freed Newsman Put On Plane .ATHENS (AP) journalist Jean Starakis, who had been sentenced to 18 years in prison on sedition charges was freed today, expelled from Greece and put on a plane fm Paris. One of 27 persons convicted in mass trial April 12, the Greek-born, 29-year-old journal- ist was found guilty of bringing explosive devices into the coun- try along with bomb-makini textbooks he allegedly receivec from American film director Jules Dassin, husband of film star Melina Mercouri. The government had prom- ised to free Staroakis two weeks ago after it revoked his Greek nationality. No explanation was given for the delay. EXPENSIVE BEER EDMONTON (CP) In Al- you can purchase beer from hotels to take out. If you're caught short at a party or at home all you have to do is nip down to the local hotel and pick up a case. There's' one catch though: "The price is the same as the hotel charges in its wyerage room or lounge. That means a case of 12 may cost as much as 57.80 compared with ?2.75 in the government outlets. New Safe Driving Gadget Collects Breath Samples TORONTO (CP) -The man who invented the breath-analy- sis machine used by police to test impaired driving suspects say he has also developed a container to collect breath sam- ples. Lack of such a device was the basis of a recent decision by the British Columbia Supreme Court which declared breath- test legislation'invalid because defendants could not obtain in- LOOK! Before You Lease Look into the scope, size and services of Bcny Automotive terprises Ltd. With our experi- ence, organization and capital, we tailor leasing arrangements to fit needs for maximum service at minimum cost. For facts on leasing' cars and contact.Boris Koreshem kov, Leasing rep. at: BENY AUTOMOTIVE ENTERPRISES LTD. Corner 2nd Avc, .1 tin St. S. LeHtbridfe, dependent analysis of their breath. The federal government is appealing the decision. Dr. Robert F. Borkenstein of Indiana University in Blooming- ton, said in an interview yester- day at a seminar on medical as- pects of traffic accidents that he developed the container two years ago. Legislation that would require police officers to give suspects samples of their breath was withheld by the federal depart- ment of justice because a suita- ble container could not be found. Dr. Borkenstein said the con- tainer is a "little tube about as big around as a pencil and half as long" which would probably cost less than He said it is inado of plastic, contains calcium chloride crys- tals and can store breath sam- ples for up to a year. The container is manufac- tured by Stephenson Respiration Equipment Co. of Red Bank, N.J., which also makes the areath-analysis machine. A spokesman for the Ontario attorney-general's department said today the department has xsen waiting since last fall for the company to send production models of the container, i Guard Buildings At Red Deer RED DEER (CP) Police and fire officials said Monday they are guarding all major buildings in Red including schools, to protect against a sus- pected arsonist. The officials also lifted a news blackout on cases of sus- pected, arson and offered a reward for information leading to "the positive identification of the person or persons who are alleged to have set several fires within the city within the past two- weeks." RCMP Sgl. J. L. West told a news conference that although more than 60 items of informa- tion have been checked, no pro- gress has h e e r. made in at- tempts to detect the suspected arsonist. He said some of the mate- rials recovered from the recent fires will be sent to the RCMP's crime detection laboratory in Edmonton for analysis. NEWS BLACKOUT Sgt. West said Red Deer news media agreed Frdiay, not to car- ry any news stories on new fires set by the suspected arsonist. The suspect "appeared hungry for publicity" and it was hoped that a news b'l a c k out would make him bolder and easier to catch. But no cases of suspected ar- son were reported during blackout period. A fire at the Nu-Way apart- ments last Wednesday was the most recent case of suspected arson. Police called it the suspected arsonist's "most serious at- tempt." It was extinguished by resi- dents of the building and caused little damage. The first case of suspected ar- son occurred April 21 in a res- taurant under construction. Firemen discovered that boards had been piled against a wooden _wall and ignited. The next case was a fire in the basement of a YMCA build- ing on April 24. At the same time, fire damaged a stairwell at the nearby South School. On April 28, the former 'Cen- tral School, a city landmark for 64 years, was destroyed by fire and arson was suspected. The, building was being used for of- fices by the school board. Haima Man Dies As Car Slips HANNA (CP) Ernest Ralph Schmidt, 32, was killed while working under his car. Hanna is 85 miles northeast of Calgary. Police -said the car slipped from its jack and fell on him. lu.ldoy, May 5, WO THE tETHSRIDGE HCRAID 1J, Indian Lawyer To Challenge Chiefs Decision. CALGAIiY (CP) William WulUinee, a Calgary lawyer and full-blooded Indian, says .lie wiU challenge a decision to keep him off his home reserve in Sas- katchewan. Band chiefs and councillors from 10 Indian reserves in the Battlefords region of northwest- ern Saskatchewan voted Satur- day to. bar Mr. WuUunee from returning to the Red Pheasant Reserve. Mr. WuUunee said tlie deci- sion was organized by the Sas- katchewan Federation of In- dians in retaliation for his part in organizing the Canadian Na- tive Council which supports Ot- tawa's new policy on Indian af- fairs. "But I'm going to challenge their decision by returning to the reserve late this Mr. Wuttunee said in an inter- view. "I'll let them know when I'm coming so Ihey can be ready for me." He said the ruling was "auto- cratic and dictatorial" be- cause "I wasn't given a chance to air my views Mr. Wuttunee, president of tho Canadian Native Council, said he is "glad the people will fight, but I hope they have the same spunk to get out and work." _, LYLE flOLLISON, PENHOLD CHARLIE LAWRENCE, DELIA RALPH COOK, RED DEER RICHARD MACKINNON. EDMONTON MRS. D. E. HOPPE, EDMONTON MARVEL MLTRPHY, EDMONTON ARNOLD DZIWENKA. EDMONTON WILLIAM JACOBS, CALGARY DAVID FOREST, HIGH RIVER EDGAR BOUCHER, LAC LA BICHE WELDON BRADSHAW, LANCASTER PARK FRANCES DAHL. LAC LA BICHE WILFRIED GIES, CALGARY BILL MITCHELL, LANCASTER PARK KURT GRATZFELD. EDMONTON MARY ANNE FISHER EDMONTON FIORE FATA, EDMONTON M. L. VAN GISTEREN. EDMONTON MRS. GAIL CRAMER, EDMONTON R. DRYNYCH, EDMONTON MRS. ENID MITCHELL, RED DEER D. H. MACRAE, ENTvVISTLE DAN BACHOR. CALGARY SUSAN TAYLOR, EDMONTON STANLEY LAVALLEE. LAC LA BICHE ROSEL QUINTAL, LAC LA BICHE RICHARD WILLIAMS. CALGARY ELMER BUSENIUS, EDMONTON MRS. MARIE WATTERS, ROCKY MOUNTAIN HOUSE FRANCIS MALTAIS, EDMONTON MRS. N. FEDINA, EDMONTON MRS. A. C. PALMER, CALGARY R. P. COSTELLO. CALGARY NORMAN MITCHELL. CALGARY MRS! MARIE DOCKEN. CARNWOOD LORRAINE POLLOM, ST. PAUL GERALD VILLENEUVE. EDMONTON ISAAC KLASSEN. CALGARY WILLIAM VANDER BURGH, CALGARY MRS. EL'NA SCHWARTZ, MEDICINE HATZANE DEDELUK. EDMONTON H. R. BOS, RED DEER VICTOR NELSON. EDMONTON GERRIT HAKZE. LETHBRIDGE G. E. HOPCRAFT. ACME GARY COOPER. HIGH RIVER MRS. IRENE SMITH. ACME WILLIAM FLETCHER. CALGARY JIM CATHCART. EDMONTON WILLIAM KITZ, EDMONTON FRED CARPENTER. LETHBRIDGE MRS. HAZEL PRATT, LETHBRIDGE MRS.. C. H. MARLATT, EDMONTON MRS. KAREN SPENCE. CALGARY LEN BONK, EDMONTON P. J. MELLAM. CALGARY H. F. STAMP.. EDMONTON' A. WALTERS. EDMONTON PAUL TOTH. CALGARY GREG TKACH, VETERAN D. R. LANOVAZ. SPRUCE GROVE IRVIN GRENIER; OWOWAY DOUG PIKE, BENTLEY REG POTTER BENTLEY MRS. MILDRED MALOWANY. EDMONluN. STUART SHURTLEFF MEDICINE HAT M. MCCOEY, CALGARY .DONALD GRAHAM, LACOMBE RONALD ANDRESS. CONSORT LAUREL RICHARDS, RED DEER MRS. JOHN HIRSCH, MEDICINE HAT PAUL OWCHAR. HYLE GENE DARREL, BARONS HENRY RUUD. LAC LA BICHE LARRY TREMBLAY, LAC LA BICHE PHILLIP RIOPEL, EDMONTON E. J. OUELLET. EDMONTON DONALD WOODROW. EDMONTON RALPH SCHATZ. CAMROSE ROBERT WALTON, SHERWOOD PARK ALLEN COSTELLO, EDMONTON ALEX LAKUSTA, ST. PAUL DOUGLAS WING. EDMONTON R. R. CLARKE, Macdonald f Lassie salutes Alberta's m ROBERT WALTON. SHERWOOD PARK ALLEN COS cash winners: MRS. S. 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