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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 10, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta ___WtdnMdav. May 10, 1971 THE IFTHWIDOf HERM.D 3 MR. IIENINGEfl chamber elects chiefs RAYMOND (HNS) B. V. Heninger has been elected president of Hie Raymond and .District Chamber of Com- merce. Mr. Heninger is a third gen- eration farmer and livestock man. Russell Court was elected vice-president. Mun Takeda was returned as secretary-treasurer, a posi- tion he has held for a number of years. The meeting went on record as being in favor of monthly meetings. The first objective will be a drive for members. Grey Cup comedy coming MILK RIVER The Year Lethbridge Won the Grey Cup will be staged here May 27, 28 and 29. It is an original comedy in three acts, It is written and directed by Don E. Belirens and has a cast of 24 players with the role o[ Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau being taken by an anonymous actor. Curtain time is 8 p.m. each night. It will be presented in the Erie Rivers High School here. OPEN HOUSE TO MARK PIONEER'S BIRTHDAY Mrs. AntoneNe Hill is marking her 80th birthday today. May IDJh. She wcs born AntoniMie Serena Jensen a I Nephi, Utah, May 10, 1892. In June 1902 at the age of 10, she immigraled to Canada by covered wagon, with her father, slep.mollier, and 3 brothers, arriving in Ray- mond on July 26, 1902. In 1906 she moved Jo Purple Springs, I where she married Wilford W. Hill on November 15, 1912, In J924 they moved (o Taber. They were Ihe parcnls oF 8 children, Mrs. Melvin (Thelma) Emlhopc; i of Tabor; Dr. Kennrlh Hill of Logan, Utah; Archie of Tabcr; Parley, who passed nwoy in 1948; Caldon of Raymond; Ray of Mrs. Don (Viviann) le Baron of ond Mrs. Cecil (Shirley) Mossong of Vancouver. There ore 30 grand- children, and 14 groat-grand- children. All of her children with iheir husbands and wives, and most of Ihe grandchildren, ond great-grandchildren will be name flu's weekend for (he birthday celebration. Mr. Hill pnssi'd away Scpl. 16, 1967, lincc which time Mrs. Hill has continued 1o live alonr in iheir homr, where she docs hnr own work, is an avid qnr- dener, and conMnuns hrsi hob- bios of Fancy ond Centre May 29 TABER (HNS) The Tatar drop-in centre for migrant farm workers will operate again this year in a basement room in the court house. The centre will operate from Monday, May 29, through Au- gust as a place for migrant their wives and chil- dren, to relax, visit friends, walch television, and engage in other recreational activities. It will be managed also for the second season by Mr. and Mrs. (Frances and Betty I Mo Arlliur. Mrs. Rose Ycllowfect of the Native Counselling Service will be conducting counselling and alcohol training seminars at Ilic centre through the sum- mer. Rny E. Evanson, director, says that plans are tentative for providing some school training for the Indian cliil- rtrcn. The plans calt for two hours of school for each of three days a week during June after con- sultation with the native people and local school administrators. The centre is financed by lo- cal contributions along with government grants which make up 80 per cent of expenses. The Town of Tabcr, the Taber MD, sugar beet growers, cannery crop growers, and retail mer- chants associations are expect- ed to contribute. The steering committee com- prises town councillor, Mrs. Helen Wcntz chairman, Mrs. Bernadette Male and Mrs. Nor- ma Porter for the CWL cloth- ing bank, assistant recreation director Miss Yvonne Mclvor, Mike Putici for the beet grow- ers' association, and Rev. Lin- den Dressier. Besides the services of rec- reation and counselling pro- posed, the centre will also be an excellent clearing place for farm labor placement, says Mr. Evanson. MARKS BIRTHDAY Rolley H. Jensen, Cordslon pioneer, recently marked his 85th birthday at a family dinner and program attended by 72 people. Mr. and Mrs. Jensen were honored by Iheir seven children: Joseph, William, Mrs. Hugh (Louise) May, Mrs. K. N. (Delia) Slewart, all of Ihe Cardslon district; Dick, Kalispel, Mont., Alvin, Edmonton, and Mrs. L. L. (Janel) Vance of Pasco, Wash. He came to this country with his parents from Utah in 1889. -Catherine Hull Photo Stewart says he'll run SPARWOOD (HNS) Doug Slewart. member of Parlia- ment for Okanagan-Koolenay, announced recently liis inten- tion to seek his party's nomina- tion at a convention to be heir] at Golden at the Golden Civic Centre Sunday, May 14, at 2 p.m. Tlir l.elbbridgc Kxhibiliim Board is interested in using this pool fur ilb celebration. TJic meeting also heard a re- port of a meeting wilh a com- mittee proposing renting the Vauxhall Foods Ltd, indoor swimming pool for the season. The committee will present its recommendations to the Town training, supervision, rcgula-jof Vauxhall and (lie Tabcr MD tory control and record keep- j councils. ing- Expenses for the course will be underwritten by the school division. Training course TABER (HNS) Hoy lliga, school division transportation department, will attend a mo- lor fleet supervisors' training course at the University of Al- Ijcrla May 2.1 to 26. The course includes fleet sofuty, driver selection, driver CGIT supper IKON7 SPRINGS (HNS) The Iron Springs Sunshine Spreaders CGIT held a pro- Portable pool cre.ssiie supper party recently, visiting Hie homes of members TABKR UINS) Swimming (or the various courses of the: pool facilities in rural areas: meal. within the Taber MD were con- 1 This involved a trip to LeUi- Walkalhon COUTTS Colitis Sweetgrass Lions Club is epon soring a "walkallion" Saturday, May 20. It will start at S u n hu r s I, MnnL, and go to .Milk Hiver, a distance of 21 miles. Registration will he held from 8 to 9 a.m. at the Sun- hurst Fire Hall. Proceeds will go to the Sun- burst swimming pool, CanAm baseball and little leagues. Trophies will be given to the oldest and youngest walkers completing the walk and the person with the best lime. sidcrcd on two fronts at a re- cent meeting of the regional recreation commission here. bridge. Picture Untie and Sun- dial, with the main course be- ing served at the home of Mrs. The commission's portable J. Caruso. Iron Springs. pool will be in operation June 1 j A campfire meeting was held at Vauxhall; then at G r a s s y I at the home of (lie leader, Mrs. Lake, Enchant and Hays in I Craig Miller. The N o h 1 e ford that order. CGIT members were guests. Mrs. Daiia Stachofski honored by shower IRON SPRINGS (HNS) A shower was held in the Huntsville School auditorium recently to honor Mrs. Dana Stachofski, Mrs. Craig Miller was the master of ceremonies. A pro- gram of instrumental and vocal selections was heard. Mrs. Stachofski was present- ed wilh many gifts for her i home. Ehe was assisted In opening the gifts by Miss Siri Stachofski. At the conclusion of the eve- ning a buffet lunch was sewed to guests by Mrs. D. Erno and Mrs. F. Baskin. Guests were in attendance from Detroit, Mich., Red Deer, Lethbridge, Iron Springs, and other points throughout south- ern Alberta. Summer program PICTURE BUTTE (HNS) The north county recreation board says children of Ihe north county will be offered Ihe chance to attend a Red Cross swimming course. It will be held in Ihe Picture Butte Swimming Pool Canoemanship, water skiing, mountain trail riding, gymnas- tics and tennis may be offered. Competitions will again be held to pick representatives for (lie Summer Games which will be held at Bow Island this year. It is also planned to have a program in conjunction wilh the swimming instructional course. This will consist of ba- sic arts, crafts and physical ac- tivities. L e I h bridge students in the Opportunities for Youth pro- gram will be invited to pro- vide programs in the north county area. O'Brien quits board PICTURE EUTTE (HNS) At Ihe recent meeting of 1h0 I Piclure Buttc Municipal Hospi- tal, chairman It. S. O'Brien ten- dprcd bj.s resignation as a member of Uic board. Mr. O'Brien has served on the hospital hoard for some 12 years. He was on Ihe committee of the Picture Butte Chamber of Commerce that worked for the establishment of a hospital Mr. O'Brien and family are now residing in Lethhridge. A study is being made in re- gards to a whirlpool bath for the hospital. The local Lions Club suggested that, it would make a donation towards this. V i c e-chairman Syd Johnson stated he would look at the ona in the 'Pass Hospital. Harry Watson and Mrs. Betty Juris gave a report of the trus- tees' institute they attended as delegates. William Tonkin re- ported on the regional confer- ence he attended at Leth- bridge. In the director of nurses re- port, given by Mrs. Rose Mori- yam a, it was noted the occu- pancy for last month was 65.1 per cent. Town council wuis reduction TABER (HNS) Taber School Division No. 6 has re- duced its interest rate on delinquent requisitions from a statutory maximum of 10 per cent to per cent. The decision resulted from a protest lodged by the totra. Its first-quarter payment of the school foundation requisition was 20 days overdue when paid. Council objected to the pay- ment of 10 per cent interest which was charged under the board's previously accepted policy, since the division operating on money borrowed from ils hank. While the trustees agreed in principle with the to per cent e v y, they agreed to the re- duced rate "in tlie interests of good public relations with the town "council." In other financial business, the trustees sold four used bus- es for a total of being he highest bids received on these units. Three buses went to W. Blair of Calgary w hose tender was for two units at ?032 each and one for K92ii. The fourth bus went to the Taber air cadets who offered an even S500 for the 48-passen- ger Chevrolet vehicle. Bids for Sl.OOO each for two of tile buses were nol considered since they were received after tenders closed. A third-highest tender of for one of the buses came froi Ihe Taber Elks Club, ft ivas ad- vised to try again when more luises are offered for sale in the fall. WESTERN WEAR HERB SAYS THES STOCK maki ing uills rch Sh nd com- utiful ilill cictivr in chu munity Hor family will honor hr-r ol on open house on Saiuidoy night. May 13, from 7-9 p.m. In Ihe Relief Sociely Room of thff I.D.S. Church, corner 54th St. ond 54lh Ave. in Tobnr,