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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 11, 1974, Lethbridge, Alberta me ifcinoniuuc ncnMLU May FOOTHILLS HOSPITAL ALBERTA Advanced Neurological- Neurosurgicil Nursing Offered by The Department of Nursing Service and the Division of Neurosurgery of a six month clinical and academic program for Grad- uate Nurses This program begins September ends March 1975 and is limited to eight participants For further please write to Co-ordinator of In-Service Education Foothilli Hospital 1403-29 Street N.W. Alberta T2N 2T9 WELDER PRESSURE TICKET ALBERTA T.Q. OR EQUIVALENT Required By NORTH WESTERN PULP POWER LTD. ALBERTA Good working conditions and advanced employee benefit plans available Hmton is a modern growing fifteen miles from Jasper Park east with good schools and hospital oulpmill experience not necessary Submit confidential applications to- Industrial Relations Department North Western Pulp Power Ltd. Alberta. TOE 1BO Chevron Chevron Standard Limited invites applications for PROCESS OPERATORS To fill vacancies which exist at the Kaybob South Gas Processing Plant located 30 miles south of Fox Alberta Applicants should have previous experience in gas processing or related industry A valid Fourth Class Steam Certificate is a minimum with Third Class desirable Applicants will also be considered for trainee positions. Full employee benefits are including moving assistance and transportation Modern housing is available at Fox Creek Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications Please submit written including age education and experience and telephone number to The Manager Employee Relations Chevron Standard Limited 400 Fifth Avenue S.W. Alberta T2P OL7 SECRETARIES Our Calgary office has two immediate openings for Secretaries in the following areas Legal Department reports to the Board Solicitor and Administration Department reports to the Staff Engineer and also undertakes some work assigned by Board members Prime qualities sought are poise and maturity Applicants must have a Grade XII diploma excellent shorthand and typing skills and a minimum of three years sec- retarial experience Salary is negotiable and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience Interested persons who have the required qualifications are invited to send a resume m confidence to MM A Pattenon Employee Department Energy Reiourcei Coniervatlon Board 603 6 Avenue S W Alberta Resumes should be fully documented as to experience education and salary required YOUR FUTURE IS HERE GOVERNMENT Of Al BFPTA Research Horticulturist Fruit Crops BROOKS HORTICULTURAL RESEARCH CENTRE Incumbent will be expected to develop and supervise a research and extension program in small fruit bush fruit and tree fruit super- vise numerous test orchards throughout the Province and co-ordinate native fruit production programs Candidates require a M Sc m general horticulture and some related experience or B Sc and considerable experience NOTE A two year appointment to cover for person on leave to CIDA however permanent position may be available a' end to term Salary range to per annum Appointment salary dependent on experience and qualifications Closes May 22 Competition Number M641-C-3 quote competition number when applying Irrigation Planning Engineer positions DEPARTMENT OF Irngat on Division Letnbndge performs professional engineering and specializing in the planning preliminary design and evaluation of irrigation drainage systems and related projects Qualifications B Sc m Civil Agricultural or Irrigation and Drainage Engineering plus 2 5 years related experience Salary range to 068 per annum depending on qualifications Closes May 22 1974 Competi- tion Number 1002-C-1 quote competition information and Application Forms From GOVERNMENT OF ALBERTA PERSONNEL ADMINISTRATION OFFICE ROOM JOHN J. BOWLEN BUILDING 620-7th AVENUE S.W. ALBERTA T2P CAREERS Wife kills millionaire hubby the Career-Oriented Accountant... is a mature and creative accountant fully qualified to be a member of the management team for one of Alberta's fastest growing towns Prior muni- cipal accounting experience is not essential Candidates will have the per- sonal skills necessary to make a creative contribution to the administration of a vibrant and growing community The person selected for the position will be responsible for all accounting functlona and will be capable of super- vising an existing staff The career is as Senior Municipal Accountant with the new town of Fort centre of the Athabasca Tar Sands The candidate selected must demonstrate thorough technical and supervisory a capability of rapidly developing to the Treasurer level Reporting directly to the Town this position offers accelerated career growth potential and highly attractive compensation Reply in strictest confidence to Mr. R. J. Thompeon Member Canadian Association of Management Consultants Tower RWICK 10020-100th Street Alberta T5J ON4 PROCTER GAMBLE CELLULOSE Ltd. has an immediate opening for a FIRST CLASS STEAM ENGINEER m their bleached kraft pulp mill in Grande as OPERATIONS MANAGER The successful applicant would be responsible for process operations m a high pressure steam plant with power generation Applicant should have a valid Alberta First Class Steam Certificate Previous pulp mill experience is not required Applicants are requested to have completed resume including work experience and qualifications submitted prior to May to Personnel Manager Procter Gamble Ltd. Postal Bag 1020 Grande Alberta WELDERS REQUIRED BY CANADIAN SUGAR FACTORIES COMPANY Taber Factory Permanent positions Present rate per hour Rate as of July per hour 40 Hour week approx. 8 months per year 48 Hour week approx. 3 months per year Liberal fringe benefits Applicants should have journeyman's qualifications preferably with five years all around experience. APPLY CANADA MANPOWER CENTRE 419-7th STREET SOUTH ALBERTA 327-8535 STEAM ENGINEER REQUIRED BY CANADIAN SUGAR FACTORIES COMPANY Picture Butte Factory Permanent Position Present rate per hour Rate as of July per hour 40 hour shift approx. 9 months per year 48 hour work approx. 3 months per year Liberal fringe benefits Consideration could be given to candidates with 3rd class papers wishing to work for 2nd class certificate at present rate of per hour. APPLY CANADA MANPOWER CENTRE 419-7th STREET SOUTH ALBERTA 327-8535 Marriage becomes nightmare By ELAINE HANDLER SAN FRANCISCO For a sheltered young Ro- man Catholic girl from a poor handsome millionaire William Thoresen was as ro- mantic a figure as F Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gat- sby In Thoresen saw himself as Gatsby But son of the president of Chicago's Great CAREERS Experienced Ad Sales Reps. Magazine Publishing Firm SKI- WEEK Publications Ltd requires mature sideline ad sales reps for Lethbndge and area Excellent commission Only experienced and res- ponsible need apply Sand to SKIWEEK- No. 502 SI'Mt Alberta. Got Something to FOR FAST RESULTS Use Herald Classified Phone 328-4411 EXPERIENCED GOLF COURSE SUPERINTENDENT required bv a long 18 hole layout Reply in confidence stating experience qualifications and salary expected to F General Henderson Lake Golf Club Box 1094 Alberta T1J 4A2 MACHINIST Required immediately for steady work Steel-Flo Industries Ltd. Turner Alta. PHONE COLLECT 263-5850 Keith Consulting Engineers require... MECHANICAL and ELECTRICAL ENGINEERS FOR RESIDENT AND DESIGN ASSIGNMENTS IN SASKATCHEWAN Salary commensurate with experience Applications will be kept confidential Send written resume of ex- perience and qualifications to Personnel Director KEITH CONSULTING ENGINEERS Sask. S4T 1X8 Keith Consulting Engineers require... ARCHITECTURAL CIVIL MECHANICAL ELECTRICAL Applications are invited for positions in our Prince Albert office to work on projects in Saskatchewan Salary commensurate with experience and ability Applications will be kept confidential Send written resume of education and experience to Personnel Director KEITH CONSULTING ENGINEERS 766 Angus Street Saak. S4T 1X8 Keith Consulting Engineers require... TECH GRADS Applications are invited from Tech School grads for resident work in Civil Municipal and Irrigation engi- neering projects m Saskatchewan Salary commensurate with experience and ability Applications will be kept confidential Send written resume of education and experience to Personnel Director KEITH CONSULTING ENGINEERS 766 Angus Street Sask. S4T 1X8 READY TO MANAGE YOUR OWN Manager required by NORWICH UNION LIFE IN- SURANCE We operate on Bareer and General Agent basis. Top-notch earning potential Respond m absolute confidence by telephone or letter ALAN GOWANS Chief Manager NORWICH UNION LIFE INSURANCE SOCIETY 12501.B.M. Building 606 4 Street Calgary Telephone 263-7420 Western Steel Corp had some dangerous hobbies and habits as his wife Louise was soon to find out. Among them were shop- setting off explosives to scare iiis friends and collecting weap- ons and ammunition The weapons filled up room after room of his mansion in the Pacific Heights section of San Francisco When federal agents raided the home in 1967 they took away 70 tons of arms and ammunition intelligent and charming and only 20 when he met soon persuaded his school-teacher wife to join in his dangerous games He got her shoplifting and buying illegal weapons and she drove the getaway car when William escaped from a mental hospital think subconsciously per- haps I was looking for a dif- ferent life and he offered it to says who has written a book about her mar- riage to Thoresen called It Gave Everybody Something to Do But becoming in- creasingly was a dangerous marriage partner He beat her senseless many times and her face is still lop- sided from the beatings He broke one of her cracked several ribs and stabbed her He once tried to push her out of a New York hotel window This violence came to a head in 1970 when William under the influence of beat her up and told her he had hired an assassin to kill his own Richard have never been able to decide whether Rich- ard Thoresen's gunshot death in 1965 was murder or sui cide As he started for Louise a second time she shot him to death with a revolver she had sitting on her dresser ACQUITTED OF SLAYING Brought to she was eventually acquitted on the grounds of self-defence Mrs Thoresen says today One of the reasons I stayed as long as I I'm vry loyal I simply could not admit that I had made a mistake She said in a recent inter- view I still love him and would marry him again But it would be on different terms because I'm not the same person Now living in a rented house in San Francisco and working as an agent vvho hunts hard-to- find antiques for she is bringing up her 11-year- old son Michael She said she fell imme- diately under Thoresen s spell when they met 'He had me really con- vinced that he was the most wonderful thing in the world and that I was simply tagging along on his shirt-tails It was when I really real- ized how much he had de- stroyed he had al- most used me I started going away from him He had me beaten down to the point where everything I said was his I was like his little shadow Worried about the safety of her Mrs Thoresen said she was thinking of leaving hei husband when she shot him After she was acquitted of the she avoided people ate constantly and at- tended horror movies in downtown San Francisco 'When I'm feeling abso- lutely horrible the one thing that has always been great is to go to see a horror movie because there's no thinking involved she said You walk out and somehow or things are better She said her neighbors can- not believe that she is the woman she describes in her book I m any more s as if that time almost never happened I think I must have been mad too There's no other explanation for it Pregnancy clause changed MONTREAL The Royal Bank of Canada has announced a new benefits program for its employees which includes a modification to the pregnancy benefits clause Under the new pregnancy benefits are no longer limited to employees' wives They now are available to all female bank whether they are married or single Sex denotation also has been eliminated in the program ;