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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 9, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta May 9, 1972 THt LETHBRIDGB HERAID 3 APPLAUD CENTENNIAL SINGERS Fort Macleod Centennial Singers performed its first concert to o packed auditorium in the G. R. Davis School at Fort Macleod recently. Above, Dione and Sandra D'Andrea smile over their squeeze-boxes, left photo: Susan Schwindt performs while sister Sherry turns the music pages. Top right: Fort Macleod songbird Brenda Milne performs. Bottom right: Mother Bear is played by James Collar. John Milne wears Goldilocks wig. -Jean Swihart Photos Event signals Centennial Artificial flowers must go RAYMOND (HNS1) There will be no increase in summer care fees for the Temple Hill Cemetery for the current sea- son. Those who pay a yearly care fee will pay People who have purchased Canada Sav- ings Bonds in the name of Temple Hill Cemetery will not pay a current fee as interest from the bonds takes care of the fee. Artificial flowers will not be permitted in the cemetery May to September. Those who have placed flowers will be asked to co-operate by removing them until the time arrives when they may be returned to the cemetery. William Coppieters was en- gaged as a montly sexton. Mr. Coppieters has been sexton for a number of years. The small, new evergreen trees, to replace those trees which whiter killed during I960 and 1970, were reported as hav- ing been received and planted. The trees were obtained through the County of Warner from the Alberta government. The first of the tulips have started to show blooms. FORT MACLEOD (HNS) Spring Festival was presented by the Fort Macleod Centen- nial Singers to a packed audi- torium in the G. R. Davis School recently. The 50-voice girls' choir was formed last September by Mrs. Marjorie Hart and Mrs. Louise Collar. The two women, had been working with church choirs and felt a larger group would serve as a means of promoting the town's 100th birthday. Master of ceremonies was Noel Doherty, principal of the school. He said: "For a relatively small town, we are blessed with unlimited talent." He praised the two women for "digging out" this talent. Included on the program was a school choir of 50 boys, also directed by Mrd. Hart. Art Dee, bandmaster from Calgary, was on deck with the Fort Macleod Senior Band. Rounding out the variety pro- gram were Jodi Dyck and Sherry Eden in a clarinet duet; Sandra and Diane D'Andrea with accordians as big as themselves; Susan and Sherri Schwindt, sister pianists; Leta Milne and Diane Maxwell on the melody bells; soloist Miss Brenda Milne and her accom- panist, Len Zoeteman with his accordian; a group of Can Can dancers, proteges of Mrs. Pat Kellington; a skit, narrated by Mrs. Del Schmidt and entitled, Goldilocks and the Three Bears, music provided by Mrs. Collar, Ken Hart, Bob Hart and Roy Albert. To use community centre TABER (HNS) The Taber Golf and Curling Club will con- tinue to use the community centre facilities with no change in rental from the paid during the past year. The rates include for curling and for golf club use of the club rooms. The decision was made recently by the town council. Presenting a strong case for continuing the rental figure, club president Lewis Pollard said that the club boasts 85 ju- nior curlers and about 75 ju- nior golfers who should war- rant some public support. Mr. Pollard advised the council that a ice surfacer being purchased for curling ice would be available for the skating and hockey rinks, and that the golf club's multiple gang mower could be used on the Confederation Park. Council approved use of loader and trucks for one day to maintain the golf course. Approval was also given for the club to install air condition- ing in the upper lounge, and agreed to term financing of the cost of the equipment be- ing purchased. Haigli continues on town PINCHER CREEK (Special) resolution with more explicit At the recent town council instructions was required. meeting, a letter was presented j Councillor Brad Sawyer in- from the town solicitors which j traduced a resolution in this explained lhat in order for j respect which slalcd: "Where, them to proceed with the; as, the council is of the opinion court's ruling on the ineligibili- that Mr. 0. Ilaigh is ineligible ty of Councillor Oliver Haigh, a to sit on council by reason of his poMtion with the hospital, which hospital has a contract with the town under which money of (he municipality is payable and may become pay- able and which contract the said Mr. 0. Haigh has an in- direct pecuniary interest, there- fore, be it resolved that: In the event that Mr. Haigh shall not ta I If SPt resign his seat on council with- in three days of this resolution, the town solicitors shall apply to a judge declaring his seat vacant." The motion was defeated benefits TABER (HNS) A public meeting concerning unemploy- ment insurance and the new sickness benefits policy will be j through opposition from Coun- John Dick speaks at UBC on mine scene NATAL (HNS) Kaiser Re- sources Limited reclamation supervisor John Dick recently presented a paper at a sym- posium entitled "Environmen- tal Management and the Mining Scene." It was held at Cecil Green Park, University of British Col- umbia. Mr. Dick's topic was "Kaiser Resources' Reclamation Pro- gram." held at the W. R. Myers High School here commencing at p.m. Wednesday, May 10. William Larson of the Unem- cillors Olyslager, Sorge, Burns and Higa. Councillor Haigh ab- stained from voting. In lieu of this, the town will seek no further course of ac- ployment Insurance Commis-1 Uon in an endeavor "to invali- sion, Calgary, will address the riate Mr COUncil seat, meeting and answer questions were ,rom from the audience regarding the two programs. The meeting is being sponsor- ed jointly by the employees labor unions of the local Cana- dian Factories Ltd. and Mac- donalds Consolidated (Cornwall Canning Company) plants. Pinclier Creek MD proposing that should the town council agree, it would have unrestrict- ed use of the road leading to its shop property and it would favor annexation of the Char- ette subdivision, exclusive of the shop property. The MD would also accept re- sponsibility for the mainten- ance of the road providing heavy equipment was allowed full access. Council accepted the proposal as outlined by the MD. Council agreed to instigate a policy of issuing compb'mentary parking tickets to bonafide tourists in lieu of citations for any infractions. Incorporated in an amend- ment to the existing bylaw cov- ering pets will be a fine for persons failing to licence their dogs and a sliding scale pound fees which would in- crease for repeat offenders. The SPCA will be contacted regarding regulations before a new pound is constructed. for May 12. Proceeds of this j Ambulance service to the sale will provide a warming j Peigan Reserve will be discon- Heart blitz completed CARDSTON (HNS) The Cardston Municipal Hospital Ladies Auxiliary raised on a ticket sale on a Barbie doll and wardrobe. Todd Stoddard of Vernon, B.C., four-year old grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Ray Stoddard of Cardston, won. The women completed the heart blitz which was delayed because of the deep snow. A bake sale is being planned closet for the hospital. Mrs. L. M. Paton and Mrs. Bums Lar- son are in charge. tinued by the Town of Pincher Creek Aug. 1 due to the abuse made of the service. Entertainment program starts TABER (HNS) At its first meeting since being elected at the recent annual meeting, the board of directors of the Taber Pioneer Club considered an entertainment program for the year and set Wednesday. May 10 at 8 p.m. for a card party in the community ccn tre blue room. Also planned is a trip to southern Alberta points of in- terest somelime in June, the date to be set at the next ex- ecutive meeting M a y 28. A club picnic is scheuled for July 9, at the provincial park. Officers for the ensuing year are Mrs. Sylvia Kinniburgh president. William Galvin vice-president, M r s. Margaret Lindquist secretary, and Evan Hall treasurer. Board mem- bers are George Strain, Rich- ard Bailey. Jerome Platt, Mrs. Olive Johnson, Edward J. Hemple and Harry B. Myers. William D. Kinniburgh is past president. At the end of its second sea- son, the Pioneer Club boasts 452, and membership is report- ed on the increase. Among the qualifications for membership is residence in Alberta for 50 years. Tax rate dips CRANBROOK (Special) With May 15 deadline for strik- ing 1972 municipal mill rate by the city. Cranbrook school trict mill rate has now been es- tablished at 33.03. This applies alike In muni- cipal and rural property tax in the school district and is down from 1971's 34.05 mills. Formula derives from an an- nually variable provincial basic rate applicable over the entire province, which rose this to 25.70 mills from 1971's 24.50. Cranbrook's school rate bene- fits from this, and also from substantially higher assessment in municipal area. Cranbrook school district budget for 1972 is up from 1971's w h i c h was within the 10 per cent in- crease range allowed provin- daily without recourse to rate- payer ratification. Win badges BARONS The annual ban- quet of the 1st Barons Brownie Pack was addressed recently by Miss Chris captain of the 3rd Lethbridge Guide Com pany. Mrs. Ellen Johnson and Mrs. Edith Dooliltle were special guests. The toast lo the Queen was given by Miss Sharon McNeely. Miss Dawn DeBoer gave the toast to the world-wide Brownie movement. Other toasts were given. Badges were awarded as fol- lows Golden Hand Sylvia Bcr- rigan, Dian Cutforth, Sherry Southern Sires Ltd. Are Holding on A-l SCHOOL May 15th through the 19th 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (If enough are interested) Please contact: Southern Sires Ltd. P.O. Box 357, lethbriclcjo or Phono 328-9671 Fleming, Linda Machacek and Lorraine Rutz. Golden Bars Lynda Bcr- rigan, Sylvia Berrigan, Donna Cutforth, Camray Fleming, De- anna Myson, Karen Shearer. Browning Wings Dawn De- Boer and Sharon MCneely. BADGES World Friendship, Artist's i and Art Appreciation badges were presented to Sherry Flem- ing, Linda Machacek, Diane Cutforth 2nd Sharon McNeely. Artist's and Art Appreciation hadges went to Cammy Flem- ing, Donna Cutforlh, Karen Shearer, Lynda Berrigan, De- anna Myson. Sylvia Berrigan Lorraine Rutz and Janet Mc- Neely. Cook's badges went to D e a n n a Myson, Sylvia Berrigan and Lorraine Ruiz. Writer's badges were won by Dawn DeBoer, Lorraine Rutz and Sylvia Berrigan. Sylvia Berrigan also won her Housekeeper's and Book Lov- er's badges. Lorraine Ruiz received Housekeeper's and Collector's badges. Dawn DeBoer won World Friendship and Craft badges, Ridge tours NATAL (HNS) Bus tours of the Kaiser Resources Limit- ed Harmer Ridge operalion will re-commence June 7. A bus, provided by the com- pany, leaves the main office area at 1 p.m. each Wed- nesday. Anyone wishing to go on a tour may contact the KRL per- sonnel office by phoning 8206 no later than 4 p.m. on Tuesdays. Shower held NOBLKFORD (HNS) A miscellaneous shower for Miss Elaine Erickson was attended here recently by 90 women. It was held in the Christian Reform Church. The program included siug- Ing. n game and a reading. Miss Erickson will ho Urn bride of Robert Vaiuler Would. More district on 16 'ii j Nominated CLARESHOLM I Chartrand, water utility super- intendent for the Town of Claresholm has been nomin- ated for a seat on the board of directors for the W7estern Can- ada Water and Sewer Confer- ence which is affiliated with the American Water Works Associ- ation. Badminton ace FORT MACLEOD Darcy Zimmer, Grade 12 stu- 1 dent from the F. P. Walshe High School, placed second in the provincial badminton play- offs at Calgary. He has rated this honor for three consecutive years. Also representing the south- ern zone was Pat Burke. He placed third in his class. Terry Legg is their coach. Paahi remanded CRANBROOK (Special Continuing country court as- sizes, Judge Michelangelo Pro- venzano has remanded Rene Kim Paahi, 18, of Ymir for sentence on jury conviction of a car theft charge last Oct. 16. The car belonged to Elvin Ehro, Cranbrook. Mrs. Mary Ilenner named chairman, of CARS campaign COALDALE Mrs. Mary Renncr will serve as chairman of the Picture Butte campaign committee of The Canadian Arthritis and Rheumatism So- ciety, it was announced here. j Mrs. Renncr h c a d s a group j of volunteers from the Cath- I olic Women's League who will raise funds during September for h e society's attack on arthritis. The Canadian Arthritis and Rheumatism Socictv seeks to improve delivery of health care services for arthritis pa- tients. In the past 22 years it has brought the problem of rheu- matic diseases from almost to- tal neglect to a point where control of arthritis may not be far away. Much has been accomplished, but much, much more needs to be done. The society asks sup- port in its campaign so (hat it may heller serve the people of this community. These Are The letMmdge Herald COUNTRY NEWS Correspondents in Your Area PINCHER CREEK MRS. EDWARD LUNN (Special Correspondent) Box 213 CARMANGAY MRS. JOHN IETAI P.O. Bon 2? 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