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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 13, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta Mciy 13, 1970 THE- IETHBRIDGE HERAll) 13 Armed Spy Shot HONG KONG (Routers) The North Korean central news igency reported here that an irmccl spy sent by the United Jtates Army was shot and killed jy North Korean border guards. The agency, which did not idon- ify the man, said the guards lad found espionage equipment on his body. WRITER'S CIRCLE A young .woman, determined leave some evidence of her visit to Japan's Expo '70, finds an empty space in the Scrib- bling Corner. Fair officials liope the area, which has proved popular with children as well as adults, will save pa- vilion walls from "decorating" by tourists. Demerit Points Levied EDMONTON (CP) The Al- berta government said today it levied demerits on Alber- ta motorists during the firsl month of a new driver points system but no driver reached the suspension level of 15 de- merits. Gordon Taylor, highways an transport minister, said only one driver collected more than eight demerit points during April. This driver was sent a warning letter. About 40 per cent of the con vietions, resulting in demeril points being assessed against the drivers, were for speeding between 10 and 20 mph over the limit, he said. While there were no suspen sioris arising out of the demeri system, 31 suspensions were or dered during April by the min ister for other reasons and 14! suspensions were ordered b> the courts. Taxi Bylaw Receives Approval CALGAKY (CP) City coun cil's legislation committee hai approved a bylaw which make.it mandatory for taxicabs to post their rates in public view. In a brief to the committee P. T. Kueber, representing the Yellow, United, Checker am Crescent cab companies, recom mended that the city set uni- form fares and place a freeze on new licence applications un- til Calgary's population reaches Mr. Kueber said that If the proposals are a d o p t e d, the group of: companies he repre- sents, which own more than 60 per cent of the 404 cabs in the city, would guarantee a fare re duction of 10 to 15 per cent with- in two years. "We feel that fares should be set by city council. This'would be the answer to the posting of rates. The fares could then be published. "If taxi licences are frozen ai the present level, then one li- cence could be issued for every increase in population. On this basis we guarantee a re- duction of rates in two years." Win Ottawa Trip SPARWOOD (HNS) Two students of Sparwood Secondary School have been selected to participate in the Young Voya- geur program. Grade 11 students selected for the program are Joyce Ada- chi, daughter of Mr. and Mrs Sen Adachi of Natal and Eddie North'ey, son of Mr. and Mrs, Ted Northey of Sparwood. The two are part of a group of 11 students from the Easl Kootcnay who will travel to Ot- tawa during August. To Award Car BLAIRMOPE (CNP Bureau; St. Joseph the Worker Coun- cil, Knights of Columbus, will award a car at the Catholic bingo night in the Coleman Catholic Hall Wednesday, May 13. Proceeds are for the Crows- nest Pass swimming pool pro- ject, CUT IN LUNCH TIMK LIMA (AP) The Peruvian Jirec-hour lunch break is no more for government employ- ees. The military regime was decreed civil servants will have 30 minutes off for lunch Welfare Families Involved In Plan To Aid Villages (CP) Moving -Kive more assistance for problem of preservation of Doug Dunn of Rycroft said better off because they could atmosphere they v lu mount yii- inuii. i eomlnunjtics is Canada- welfare recpenls relocated to find farm work in spring and cluicd to become m families from urban beaulification, paving and oth- small commanii.es v-anaua Uvjng small lown in the community. EDMONTON (CP) Moving welfare families from urban centres to villages would help preserve small communities, the Alberta government was told here. The suggestion was part of a five point proposal presented by seven communities in the south Peace River district. The communities also sug- gested that to preserve hamlets and villages the government: low interest funds for community initiated busi- ness projects. more assistance foi beaulification, paving and oth- er loca'. improvement projects. farmers financially because the economy of villages depends upon agriculture. more government agencies such, as liquor outlets and treasury branches in small communities. CANADA-WIDE PROBLEM A. 0. Fimrite, MLA for Spirit River, said following the meet- ing between the delegation and six cabinet ministers, that the atmosphere they would be in- clined to become more involved in the community. Seeding Of Wheat Crop Low To Dale .__. i __i n.Vint-rt I lift Hncron'sp.fl f CALGARY (CP) Ten per cent of Alberta's 1970 wheat crop is in the ground, the Al- berta Wheat Pool said today in its report for the week ended May 9. Tills compares with 17 per cent for the same time last year and with two per cent for the previous week. The report said seeding of other grains are one to two per cent behind last year, but spring rye is 17 per cent seeded com- pared with 25 per cent one year ago. Seeding was general through- and east of Edmonton where harvesting was in progress and field work had just begun. The Pool said rapid progress was made in harvesting last week in these areas and thresh- ing was complete except in a few isolated pockets, out" the "province except north i Topsoil moisture conditions during the week decreased five per cent to S3 per cent of capa- city, said the report, while sub- soil moisture declined to 81 per cent of capacity from 83 per cent. These figures compare with 89 per cent topsoil moisture and 87 per cent sub-soil moisture. Out Door Fun Begins at. TABLE RITE RED BRAND RIB STEAK STEER BEEF Prices effective Thursday, Friday, Soturday, May 14th, 15th, 16th We Reserve The Right To Limit Quantities. TOP VAIU PEACHES 28-01. tins 2 RITE RED BRAND Steer beef, boneless Ib. 1 ,09 CANADA UTILITY GRADE FRYING CHICKEN (RUMP ROAST TABLE RITE YOUNG PORK SIDE SPARE ,69' TABLE RITE BULK WIENERS Frozen Ib. 39 Cook-out favorite doz. BURNS SHAMROCK PURE PORK SAUSAGE l-lb. tray Ib. GARLIC SAUSAGE BURNS COIL...................... Ib. BEEF STEAKETTES BURNS STACK PACK, Ib. IGA TOP VALU ASSORTED CHOICE PEAS CANNED POP -12 95' TINS McGAVIN'S HAMBURGER or HOT DOG BUNS 2 85' Mb. tin, Bonui of 6-01. fret I IGA CHOICE CREAM CORN 4 NABOB QQ, JELLY POWDERS i on; Assf. 3-oz. pkgs. TOP VAIU FRUIT COCKTAIL 28-oz. tins 2... YORK SWEET ORANGE JUICE 48-oz. tini 2 BAUET ASST. TISSUE 4 roll pack LIBBY CATSUP 18-oz. bottle 2... TOP VALU RASPBERRY JAM 24-oz. TIN KELLOGG'S CORN FLAKES 16-oz. pkg. ALLEN'S FRUIT DRINKS 3 flavours, 48.oi. tini DAIRY SPECIALS LIBBY DEEP KING SI7E SURF 5-lb. pkg...... Canned Picnics Mustard Ubby..............uioi. 25c Mazola Oil ........24.01. 79c Marshmallows 2 ,.r 79c Johnson Spanish 13-oz.. pkg. 47 C Paper Plates 79c Briquets GHH Tim........w-ib. Lighter Fluid tin 39c Lawn Chairs Aluminum, 5 Dove Soap Pink........... 45c Spaghetti 2for49c Tomato Juice ,in 47c BiSCUltS Weslon'l Tally Var. 23Vi-oz. pkj. 'jC Kool Aid Flavour....... 10 (tr 49c Bandaid Strips Mntm.t 49c ALPHA 15-oz. TINS EVAP. MILK Cheddar Mild, Block Ib. Kraft, 5 varieties S-ez. 49C BEEF Top Valu Colored BROWN BEANS Chip Dips Margarine DQG FOOD Cheese Slices 9 o 99' HEINZ ASST. RELISHES 12-oz. jari IGA FROZEN FOODS Top Valu Clear or Pink Lemonade VegetablesFroier Vaie 55c Peas or Corn Pka. 55c FRASER VALE STRAWBERRIES or RASPBERRIES IGA TABLE FRESH PRODUCE FOR BETTER MEALS 12-01. tins WHITE or PINK FIAT FOLD KLEENEX 360'! MEXICAN RED RIPE California Quart basket South African New Crop Barlinkas Ib. TT StfllKS Canada No. 1 California ib. XJ 15-oi. PKGS. NALLEYS TRI PAK POTATO CHIPS 9-oi. pkai, 49' WATERMELON Oranges EACH LOWNEY'S CRACKER JACK 09 Ch0iCe, bOS Canada No. 1 Medicine Hal cnch A, 7 Spanish (Chilean) Ibs. qj7 FLORIDA NO. 1 F Corn on Cob 0 B ;