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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 8, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta WEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 1948 THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD PAGE Lethbridge Business Repair Directory FOR QUICK, EFFICIENT SERVICE Get In Touch With the Following: Power Supply In To Work In Beet Accountants H. W. MEECH AGENCIES Acadia BlocX 3rd Avenue South. Income Tax Consultants. Phone 3043. 1S3S Air Conditioning FKEEL SHEET METAL IfcClary furnace and modern air- conditioning. See our floor display 1329 CHARLTON i HILL Sheet Metal and Roofing: Contracts. Furnace and Savestroagh. Repairs. 1823 Auto MCLAUGHLIN Giraje and Auto Wreckers. Comer of 4th Ave, and 3rd St. Phone 2918. ___10 Beauty Parlors CALL WESTBROOK'S BEAUTY PARLOR for your Next Hair Do. All work guaranteed. Phone 3852. 607- Cabinet Making Counter Store Fixtures and General Woodworking. LETHBRTDGE WOODWORKING CO. 611-6th Ave. South. Phone 35SS. STORE AND OFFICE FTSTORESl fccnsehold and children's furniture and tovs made, refinished or re- paired. Shop, 416A-3rd St. South. Phone 3558.____ 103 Cemetery Memorials Importers of Scotch Granite and Italian Marbles. LETHBRIDGE MONUMENTAL WORKS Phone 3920. R. Needs, 325-8th St. S. 1632 ARCHER Interior and Exterior Decorator. Modem Equipment. Phone 2463. 1796 LEX BKCCHET Painting. Paper- hanging. 323-uth St. Phone 3705. 254 FIRTH BROS. Spray Painting and Painting. Quick Estimates Given on Roofs. Stucco Houses, Farm Buildings. 373L 715-17th St. K. Plumbing: Gas Fitting FRED a speciality. 604-6th St. S. Phone 2735. 1331 G. ElkingtonAddressesEngineers Manitoba G. K. Ekington, SLEJ.C., Chief j year, most of which is used bv 5a- Etogineer and General Manager of dustries. the East Kootenay Power Company Kiroberley produces over a million at Ferule. B.C.. spoke on "Power! and a half tons of ore annually. Supply in the Crows Nest Pass la the coal Mines supplied by the rlinvknt. J meeting of the company, nearly three million tons er. stated Mr. Elkicgton was bora in Duncan on Vancouver Island, graduated in Electrical EngicTiKg from McGill. and for zhe past 17 years had been with the East Koo- lenav Power Company, a subsidiary of the Power Corpora: ioa of Can- ada. Sir. gave an interesting address, illustrating it en a large map of the area served bv his company, and on a straight line customers, as well as various cities and towns. The future of his companv de- pended on Canada's success in com- peting world markets and the com- pany's ability to meet larger pow- er requirements. an expand- ing market, the company will have to find more sites or "depend on steam. Mr. Elkingtoa concluded his ad- dress by showing zhree reels of his .3- ACCM Ui Ul.> diagram, and with moving own moving pictures. These showed pictures. In his seventeen years in the East Kootenay district, Mr. Hking- j ton said he had come w love !t Piano Tuning GEBARD UOEKSTKA Phone 3355. 1505-4th Ave. N. 1962 Radio KEPLER'S GUARANTEED REPAIRS TO ALL MAKES RADIOS. HEARING AIDS and APPLIANCES. 322A 7th St. S. Phone 4333. 1173 Barrett's EXPERT RADIO APPLIANCE REPAIRS. ALL PARTS AND WORKMANSHIP GUARANTEED CLARKE 3LKL PHONE 4554. 1626 Radiator Repairs Contractors Ornamental Iron Railings, Carpen- ter Work, Plans, Decal Transfcrs. G. H. Lambert. Phone 2077. 1455 JfEW LAWKS All necessary material on hand; fully modem equipment; also lawn mowers and clippers sharpened. A. BarhmaTyLatrn Contractor. Phone 2110 1226 Cleaning Service For Spring Cleaning, call TOUT Full- er Brush Man. Phone 4241. 213 Dentists DR. A. C. AHRENS DENTAL SURGEON. PCRITT DAIRY BUILDING PHOXE 4482. 263 Electrical Contractors AT.T. TYPES of electrical work and repairs bv careful workmen. McKen- zie Electric Ltd. Phone 3637. 1427 PEAKE PINK Electrical contracting and refrigera- tor work. Phone 3929.'514-7th Ave. South. 118 REBER ELECTRIC, 710-6th St. S. Electrical Contractors. Radios and Appliances renaired. Phone 4574. 1696 Electrical Appliances EURESA Vacuum Cleaners. "Snow Bird" Refrigerators and Washing Machines; Slarm lighting Plants; Huorescent Gennicidal Lighting Appliances of all tvnes. ELECTRICAL APPLL4XCE SALES 619-7th Ave. S. Phone 4660. 150 Farm Lighting 110 volt and 32 volt, engine driven or wind driven, -with or without batteries AUTOMOTIVE SUPPLY CO. 305-lOth St. S. Phone 3843 or 3758. _____________________________1720 110 and 32 volt engine or wind driv- en, with or without batteries. ELECTRICAL APPLLVsCE SALES 61S-7th Ave. S. Phone 4660. 831 Floor Sanding MERRICK BROS. FLOORS EXPERTLY LAID, SANDED AND FINISHED. The Modern Way. Phone 3319. 308-7th Ave. A S. All work guaranteed. 1055 FLOORS SANDED AND FINISHED LORNE LONG. PHONE 2569. We welcome out of town business 90 FLOOR SPECIALIST Floors Laid, Sanded and Finished. All Work Guaranteed. PERCY HAMILTON Old Floors and Stairs Made New. 20 Years Experience. 137-14th St. N. Phone 2532 1174 Jburniture Moving MCLEAN TRANSFER Storage, Crating. Packing, Shipping of Household Goods. Phone 2097. 640-6th St. S. 430 Furriers LUXURIOUS FUR COATS in the latest styles, saving priced. Expert restyling, relining, cleaning and "in- sured storage. Also cloth coats and cresses for every occasion. NEW YORK FUR DHESS SHOP "Famous for Finer Furs." RADIATORS LIMITED HARRISON-McCORD Radiator Service. Repairing, cleaning, re-cor- inK with original ecuipment cores 114-Sth St. S. Phone 4121. 1583 ROY'S RADIATOR tors cleaned, repaired, recored. De- liverv uaid on out-of-town Roy Kemp, 327-3rd St. S. 2685. work. Phone 1522 Refrigeration REFRIGERATION Sales Service. L 2. Jones- Phone 4555. 1285-3rd Ave. S., Lethbridge. various phases of power'line coc- itruction and maintenance, and in- cluded many beautiful scenes in color of Oie East KGOtenay -s. i-i ACi lor its scenic and its outdoor j Company office in Femie the vari- "C cult terrain in which to derelo3 power as the valleys, with the ex- very diffi- oas homes, ception of thas of the Kootenay river, are narrow, there is no pond- age, and the streams are swift, and the operator's attractive lawns and gardens at the Elko and Aberfeldie stations, and many beautiful scenes of mountains, rivers and lakes in the East Koo- ireams are swift and i tenay which proved, as Mr. Carnp- Hoincr W.-.SI I.._____r___ ____ besides being "the best The and bell said in moving a vote _ thanks, that although it was a dif- ficult area in which to transmit power, it was a lovely place to live. Chairman P. E. Kirkpatrick was in charge of the meeting. R. S. Lawrence led the communitr sing- ing with A. L. H. SomerviUe at the piano, and A. Branch gave two humorous recitations. ice factories in the world." mountain ranges run north south and although Aberfeldie is only 15 miles west of Pernie. the transmission lines between the two places are 52 miles long Three Generating Plants companv iiss ing near Ward- ner E2ko. the main plant, and Sen- tiaeL Power is distributed as far west as Movie, as far north as Kim- fcerley and as far easi as the fifth meridian. Describing the territory. Mr. Elk- uigion commenced at Movie. The St. Eugene mine on the shores of WINDSOR. Ont.. Mar 8 attractive Moyie lakes was the first! Strikes in the United States and ieaa-zinc mine in the Kasc Koo- i the inroending freight embargo ia ihete- if continued many days, will interfere with automobile produc- tion in the Windsor plants of the Ford Motor Company of Canada. Ltd.. a company spokesman said today. "'It is quite possible the pinch will come as a of some of our suppliers, who depend on steel from the affected industries, running he added. "WINNIPEG, May 8. The ad- vance party of 1.500 to 2.000 Ger- man prisoaers-of-war. selected for work in Manitoba sugar bees fields. is expected from northwestern On- tario camps in mid-May, i! was today. Grain Livestock-Stocks WINNIPEG. GRAIN EXCHANGE QUOTATIONS Open May............................ May............................ Sugar beet prospects are favor-1 May fT....................... able with growers contracting for! juiy acres with 10.0C3 j oct in 3945. and seedirss now is well j V.. under LMU) Prer. LOTT Close Close Close 213 203 263 293 1515, 26314 145ri --t 127U Fifteen hostels will be set uo in I the beet territory to ho-juse the Ger- man workers aac' with favorable j weather condition s prevailing early! GRAIN PRICES MARKET TRENDS planted fields should be readv lor cultivation and tlanning wr.hin two i weeks. groners are EL J. I out sugar Kramer, treasurer The d-nre is Bureau. oIay miners were killed in a coal minr disaster at Lcitelizrart, near Charleroi. to- day. Th- disaster was caused by a, fire-dump explosion. Massey Harris Massey Hams Pfd. McColl Front. Minn, and Ont. Robert market active at steady prices. Tuesday's receipts: 7S5 cattle. 15 calves. 760 hogs. 17 sheep. This n-.ommg's receipts: 76 cattle. Ecgs sold Tuesday at S18.60 for -Vs. .Sows S12.60. Good to choice butcher steers S11.50 to S12.25. Good to choice butcher heifers :o S11.50. Good to choice fed calves i Nat. Steel C; Power Corp. Puritv Flour to S11.75. Good cows to S9.50. VATICAN CITY. }Vfay Pope Pius has a indisposi- tion" and has suspended nublic au- diences. Vatican sources saidT Good bulls S9.25 to S9.50. Good to j choice veal calves S11JO to S12. Good stocker and feeder steers to 510.75. ____ Livestock WTNNIPSG. Maj- Sick's Brew. Steel of Can. Weston's Ltd. 52ec IS'-.- 30 23 25H 32 221- 2S--I 15't 14 25 56 88 31 16 !i 15 41 li 19 21 ---i IS3! 30 32 23 29 16U 14 25 56 33 31 U 19 LETHBRIDGE MARKETS 1TWT-TTC CEILCSG FRUITS HAY PRICES (Bailed HarJ ..S15 to S13 Timothy................SIS to S17 Prairie hay ...................sl3 (All prices ro the trade on board cars Lethbridge LETHBRIDGE- CREAM PRICES CHURNING CREAM Special....................5Qc So. 1.........................4fc iF.O.3. Leshbridge. This price In- cludes 10 cents per Ib. government subsidv.) EGG PRICES A large ......................30c A medium A nullst......................22c C............................. 18c DIES AT WINDSOR WINDSOR. Out.. May Courageous Dorothy Bennett, 31. Sewing Service HEMSTITCHING- Prompt service. Singer Sewing Machine Co. 620 3rd Ave. S Phone 2243. 520 DRESSMAKING ALTERATIONS DOROTHY GRAHAM. Phone 4494. 122 McFarland Bldg. 126 BUTTON-HOLES. Work guaranteed Phone 2332. 68 Shoe Repairs STEVE'S SHOE REPAIR SHOP 322-7th St. S. Phone 3955. 501 Expert Shoe Repairs Shop 714-3rd Ave. S. Satisfactory Work. Bob Barva. 951 Tailors Cleaners LEE DUCK. Tailoring and Eat work. 330-13th St. N. Phone 2770. 1336 Time Sheets GARAGES, ATTENTION MECHANICS TIME SHEETS carried Jn stock. Any quantity. HERALD JOB DEPT. Phone 3203 485 Upholstery 604-3rd Avenue S. Phone 3276. 790 General Repairs LAWNMOWERS and SAWS sharp- ened Surveying and Farm Levels repaired. Locksmith Gunsmith. Union Repair Shop 1238-3rd Ave. S. ______ 1007 GRAHAM AND .TELFS Chesterfield Upholstering and Repairing. Truck Seats and Car Upholstering. in transmission lines run to the east and two to the west, every line be- ing complete with circuit, breakers and lightning arresters. The flow in the Elk river varies from 150 CJF.S. to C.F.S. The water is ponded at the dam and carried through a wood stave pipe to a rock tunnel. The surge tank is cut out of solid rock above the tun- nel. When the water emerges from the tunnel, it is carried through two steel penstocks down to the turbines. The company's steam plant is lo- cated at Sentinel, six miles inside Alberta, and operators at 225 pounds steam pressure. Two Parson turbo generators produce K.W. ai 6600 volts. The power is supplied to the transmission lines through two transformer banks. i The interconnecting line taking off from Bellevue to the Calgary i Power Company can be connected who trag flown from. Calgary to Windsor last month in the hope special treatment at Metropolitan hospital here would- save her from a wasting disease, died yesterday. Queen Mary In Port at Halifax HALIFAX. May liner Queen Mary, making her first trip to Halifax since September. 1944 docked here todaj- in a driving rain and prepared to disembark the more than passengers aboard bound for Canadian destinations. The passenger list included 916 dependents of Canadian service- men. After the big liner disem- barks the Canadian draft she will leave for New York with the re- mainder of her 2.-125 passen most of whom are dependents United servicemen. j NAVAL VETERAN IS KILLED Ut MINE 5UDBURY, Ont., May Frank Coutts. 22. of Unity, Sask was killed almost instantly todav j when struck by a rar on the 1 500- foo; level of the Murray mine. A.! naval veteran. Coutts came to Sud- bury from Unity three weeks ago.' He was employed as a diamond drill' operator with a local firm. CANT FIND "SEE BELOW" MUSKOGEB. Okla.. May the county attor- ney's office wrote "see below" on a gambling complaint form, a warrant was issued for "See Below" along with the other de- fendants, AS yet "See Below" is not in custody. was fairly active on the livestock market today with moderate sup- plies being well cleaned up. All in between killing classes were around 25 cents stronger for the week. Cattle 450; s'teers up to 1.050 Ibs.. choice S12.25 to S12.50: good S11.50 to S12; steers over 1.050 Ibs., choice S12JO to S12.75: good S11.75 to heifers, choice Sll-25 to S12; good S10 to Sll: fed calves, choice EDMONTON FIRE EDMONTON, May age estimated at more than 58.000 was caused bv a fire which broke out in the premises of the Edmon- ton Furniture Exchange early to- day and forced tennants residing if the build- attire. passengers j on the second floor of t ndents of i taS to flee in their night Ford President OTTAWA. May Prices j Board announced Tuesday that no j ceilings will be imposed this year' on fresh strawberries and rasp- berries. PERFECT BATH HEATER. Old Faithful, a geyser in Yellow- stone Park throws 250.000 gallons or steaming hot wafer 150 feet in the air every 70 minutes. ANCIENT XAVAL BASE Alexandria, Egypt, became a. naval base more than years i steers, good to Sll. Calves 250. Good and choice veal to S14.50. Hogs 360. Grade Bl dressed S13.30 to S18.40. Sheep nil. JEWELLED THOUGHTS Anciens people thought emeralds sharpened the wits, conferred riches nil. Trade not established, j and "when piaced under the tongue i Toronto Livestock j gave the power of prediction. TORONTO. May i cattle sales en the livestock market Vegetable Growers The acreage allotments for some vegetables hare already been filled. All members should con- tact us Immediately if they wish contracts for this year. Southern Alta. Co-op. Vegetable Growers Limited Stafford Block. Letbbridge RESIGNS GOVT. POST LONDON, May William Foster, parliamentary sec- J retary to the ministry of fuel and j power, has resigned ar.d the Daily Herald. Labor newspaper, said It', was understood that Mr. Foster c-.il ue toes trie stfp over differences of' to either of the mam transmission j opinion or. the application of the lines just as all power substations', government's oolicv of nat'ionalJza- can be connected to one or the other j tion. He has' been an advocate of Fumigating. All work 406-5th St. S. Phone 3470. Vacuum Cleaner Service The company generates a total of j' about 120 million kslowat: hours a COntro1 coal Insulating and Roofing GUARANTEED Vacuum Cleaner Service. All makes. McKenzie Electric Ltd. Phone 3537. We specialize in applying Rock Wool Insulation and Asphalt Shin- gles to buildings, old or new. Ex- perienced crews on the job the yea- round. Western Home Improvement Co. 8 Stafford Block. Phone 2853. 181 Motors, Electric Fully equipped shop, expert work- man, for the renair of fractional and three phase rhotors. JfcKenzie Electric Ltd. Phone 3637. 234 Mimeographing ALL WORK CAREFULLY DONE' J. S. Brown, care Brown's Musical __________Supplies, City. 1671 WELLINGTON nROS., "The Decor- ators." Est. 1907. For estimates phone 2472. Ees. 611-lOth Si. S. 1853, Welding HOOVER IN HONOLULU HONOLULU, May bert Hoover arrived Hickam' TORONTO MINES (By James Richardson and Sons) Open Close Aumaque........ 98 96 Sagamac........ 31 30 Seattle .......125 125 B. E. A. R.........104 111 Kirk........29 Brajome 14 14'.J Central Pat.......240 Con. West ExpL 125 Cheszerville......187 iCome.......... 26- Danalca Mal.'.rtic East Sui'ivan Falconbridge 303 210 360 505 440 God s 64 Giant YeiJowfcntfe 710 H-jrncar.a 25 Harcrock Hollsnger Kacson Bay Kerr Accison Kjrk. Lake Lir.ie Long Lac Macassa PRESIDENT GREIG Ejection of Douglas E. 53. Vulcanizing TRACTOR, Truck Car Tire Vul- canizing. Guaranteed. Line belt splicine New and Used Tires. NORTH LETHBRIDGE MOTORS AND AUTO WRECKERS Authorized GOOUVEAR Dealer, j' ___________Phone 4253. ___1370 Tire Repairs Kinds. Belt "A Complete Tire Service." J. A. JARDrNITS TIRE SUPPLY Phone 3899 for Portable Welding. or wheels to runs suitable fo RL. Malartic Mclntyre i McKenzre R. L. Quebec MOTHER OF CHILD RETURNS Phone 1590 more than 25 years vdih the company Negus i which he joined soon after return- Norar.da ing from overseas active service ir. World War I. Mr. Gregg's move; Omega.. 402-lst .Wenue South. Phone 35SO.! 1555 Wheel Aligning BORROW AT REDUCED RATES wrm uri INSURANCE FBOM PORT ARTHUR, May The from the of treasurer to head ar before a board to make ar- i rar.gement for the care of the child. PLENTY OF TROUBLE In 1909 Mr. Greig moved to j with an eiectnc power company 1 where he remained until mid-ldlS i when he went overseas wuh the San ?i Gordon Short Stop Service Station Brafee i Service. 4th St. Phone 4167. 560 I SALT CITY May Canadian Expeditionary Forces Ir-1 Tecs-Hue'-'-cs i Traffic Policeman J. H. Simonsen j October, 1919, he joined Ford of Ucpcr" Can, saw an automobile veer from one i Canada and by 1922 had attained j Ventures Watch Repairs Expert Watch ard Clock Repairs. MAC'S WATCH SHOP. Coaldale. 1572 5DI1C. I, OTrrer Slfi-Sth St. S. side of the street to the other be- fore screeching to a halt a foot from a narked car. "What's the feimonsen asked he approached. "I dcn't know, but here Phone 3031 >t replied the driver as she him the steering wheel. the position of assistant, account-1 ant. Eighteen months later he be- came assistant secretary i March, moved up to the office of company secretary and assistant treasurer. He has been treasurer since 1942. 37 175 II 15 202 77S 245 336 400 247 395 122 103 83 _ 250 57'j 230 36 123 350 575 r.i 235 55 530 ;00 i.oo 335 260 435 242 12 255 125 190 25" i 105 212 355 520 445 66 725 25 86 175 35 47 15 205 775 246 13S 4C5 260 330 259 69 123 107 S4 50 250 S7U 230 .3I 115 365 590 i Alfalfa Seed and Garden Seed Now the time to sow Alfalfa Seed, Clover, Brome, etc. Large shipment arrived. Bulk Garden Fertilizer, Lubrication and Paints. SOUTHERN ALBERTA CO-OPERATIVE ASSN. LTD. Pioneer Seed Distributors of Southern Alberta 1221-2nd Ave. S.. Lethbridge Phone 3777 250 16 525 JOO 205 350 '250 445 25D Total sales shares. NEWSPAPER! Toronto Averages at Close Industrials 000.89 up .14. Golds up .7-5. Base rnetAls 99.78 up 58. Western oils 27.95 up .13. there is a better investment than Bonds of the Dominion or" Canada, never heard of has anyone ease. us for particulars. JAMES RICHARDSON SONS McFARLAND BUILDING Phone 4335 LETHBRIDGE OSces from Montreal to VicrorU connected by direct private wires. ;