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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 13, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta Oldliinc Dunce At Macleotl Friday, May 22 FORT MACLEOD (HNS) The second annual Fort Mac- leod Oldlimc Dance Club's old fashioned ball will be held in the Fort Maclcod Elks Hall Fn day, May 22 at 9 p.m. The grand march begins at 10 p.m. Lunch will be served at mid- night. Mrs Sclmell Re-Elected By Scoulcrs TABER (HNS) Mrs. Jean lie Schnell was re-elected presi dent of the Flatlands Distric of Scouting. Others are John Gilales, lirsl vice-president; Earl IT. Elling son, second vice-president; and Barry Armston, secretary-lrea surer. William S. Redd of Grassy Lake is the new "growth" chair man. He will conduct a seminar for leaders in mid-September Saturday, June 6, the annua! cubs bicycle rcdoo will be helo at the LDS stake centre park- ing lot commencing at 6 a.m. On the same day, scouts from all local troops will participate in the annual peanut sale. A camporee at Scout Island northwest of Taber will be held June 12 and 13. A district jamborctle will be held July 29 through Aug. 1. The financial report present- ed at the meeting showed total receipts including boy registra- tions of and expenditures of leaving a cash balance as of April 30 of ?23I. The report covered a nine-month period from Aug. 1. PLEDGE DONATIONS COALDALE (HNS) A total of was pledged for the recent Kin Trek, says Ben Reimer, publicity chairman. The trek was held to raise funds for the Sportplex and other Kinsmen community pro- jects. Wedneidoy, May 13, 1970 THE LETHBRIDGE HERAtD 3 WINS MASTER CADET AWARD Codet Capl. Robert Shemko, right, of the Pincher Creek Royal Canadian Legion Corps, won Ihe Master Cadet Award at recent ex- aminations at Canadian Forces Base, Edmonton. Present- ing the award at the recent annual passing out parade at Pincher Creek is Capt. H. L. Bennett. Capt. Shemko also won the best cadet award. New Officers FORT MACLEOD (Special) Order of the Royal Purple district deputy Helen Evdman of Granum recently installed following officers of the Fort Macleod order: Honored Royal Lady Jane RETURNS HOME NOBLEFORD (HNS) Her- Passing Out Parade Honors Slieniko PINCHER CREEK (Special) The annual passing out par- ade of the 25CO Pincher Creek Legion Cadet corps was liclil recently in the Memorial Com- munity Centre arena. Inspecting officer was Maj. Mel Hamilton of the 2011] In- dependent Field Battery RCA Lethbridge. After the inspection the cad- els attended a banquet in their honor at the Dieppe Meir.orial hall, at which time Mayor Ar- thur Ames welcomed the cad- ets, parents and special guests. Best cadet award was pre- sented to Cadet Robert Shemko, in the form of a cheque by President W. Everts of the Royal Canadian Legion. The masler cadet award was presented to Cadet Captain Robert Shemko by Capl. H. L Bennett. Major M. Hamilton, said cadets are. keeping the tradi- tion of the artillery going and would be the leaders of the army of lomorroH'. Capl. H. L. Bennett said he was impressed with the real- ism of the displays carried oul man Hann has returned home after being a patient in the Foothills Hospital, Calgary, for two weeks. by Ihe cadets. They train under the ca] able leadership of command! officer Capt. Shemko and Frail, civilian instructor. 26 Blessed COALDALE (HNS) First Holy Communion was bestowed on 26 children in St. Ambrose Roman Calholic Church here on Ascension of Our Lord Sunday. Rev. Bruce Field officiated. The church was packed to capacity. The junior choir, direcled by Sister Yvonne McKiiuion, sang. In appreciation of all their work- with (lie children, flowers were presented to Sister Imel- da Toomey, Sister Yvonne Me Kinnon, Mrs. Steve Slemko an Miss Rita Van Dyk. To Honor Priest COALDALE Bruce Field, St. Ambrose hurch here, new position Sunday, May 17. He has served at Coaldale since July 13, Until the new priest from the Holy Spirit Fathers arrives in Coaldale, Rev. Lewis Cassidy of the parish at Raymond will serve here. Games Set GHANUM (HNS) -Little League schedule! May 14: Sox Cardinals. May 19: Yanks Sox. Mny 21: May 25: Sox Cardinals. May 23: Yanks Sox. June 1: Cardinals Yanks. June 4: Sox Cardinals. June 0: Yanks Sox. June 11: Cardinals Yanks. June 15: Sox Cardinals. June 10: Yanks Sox. Monday, June 22, play-off te- twecn second and third placr teams. Winner mil meet the first place team Thursday, June 25, for the league trophy. Join Forces CRANBROOK (Special )-Tho British Columbia Wildlife Fed- eration reports that sportsmen, ranchers and guides are join- ing forces to undertake a land use study in the province's East Kootenay area. Called Op- eration Grassroots, the study will attempt to evolve .recom- mendations for better integrat- ed land use in the southeastern section of Hie province. (HNS) Rev parish priest Roman Catholi will be honore at a farewell church service a 4 p.m. Sunday, May 17. Father Field has been ap pointed chaplain of St. Mich ael's Hospital, Lethbricige. Father Field commences hi Tilbe; Past Honored iady Ruth Bester; Associat Royal Lady Dorothy Wharton joyal Lady Gladys Mllley; Lee uring Lady Shirley Getke; Sec etary Betty McKenna; treas irer Ruby Baird; three-yea ruslee Marie Jette; hisloria Jetty Cook; chaplain Mary Res ;auski; conductress E i 1 e e Hogcland; inner guard Dor ithy Burke; and outer guarc Lemire. Presentations were made t< Ruth Bester, Huby Baird and Wilma Schnarr. More District On Page 12 PONY CHUCKWAGON and CHARIOT RACES SUNDAY, MAY 17th P.M. Pincher Creek Fair Grounds PRIZE MONEY CHARIOT RACES STAKE RACE _ 14.2 and over POLE BENDING ROMAN CHARIOT RACE OPEN HORSE RACE 14.2 and over CHARIOT STAKE RACE PONY RACES 15 years and under CHUCKWAGON RACES All PONIES MUST BE UNDER 48" TALI Admission Adult: Sludenlt 50c Children 55c Million In Construction Slated For Cranbrook Area CRANBROOK Excluding any Cranbrook dom- estic building, well over mil lion in new district constructio headquartered from Cranbroo is now started or about to start Ledingham Construction Ltd Vancouver, has extended a southeastern British Columbi branch headquarters to Cran- brook with lirm member Gor don Lehto general manager. Firm location is just north o city limits where as a sideline has also recently opened Thi Tool Box, centre for rental equipment ranging from garden rakes to bulldozers. Its current contracts scatter the length of East Kootenay ronically it is member of the Contractors Labor Relations As- sociation, in present union lock- out situation, since its most im- nediate Cranbrook project is a union office building on Avenue. Ik most recently completed project was the ware- icuse, office and supplement- iry sewage system for Crest- irook Forest Industries Ltd. at Skookumchuck. Its immediate projects (when :ontracts are settled) are head- d by the job of prepar- Jig the construction camp site t Fording River for the open it coal mining development be in operation in 1972. At lolden it has contracted a 00 highway mile construction eliminate the two railway ossings just north of the city a joint agreement between ie federal department of trans. port highway d partment. At Spanvood it has undo tsken a waste dispos complex for Kaiser Coal Ltd and at Kimberley a go course underground sprinklin system. Creighlon Construction L t of Kinnaird has also establislie a branch in Cranbrook, with co tract responsibilities for the ne Parkland School. It has started a 24-unit apai ment complex at o North Second St. east of Vi toria Ave. at the bottom of Ho pitol Hill. Firm member Mik Burnham is in charge of Cran arook activities and its thir current major project is a ne medical-dental building for th 51. W. Green Clinic, also o North Second St. fairly close t 14th Ave. at Other major Cranbrook pro jects are the buildin !or the Bank of Monreal at lit Avenue and Baker Street, to completed furnished value with a Calgary-Cran jrook contractor combination. Smaller projects by variou lontractors include an auto ser lice station and three motel ex (ansions on Cranbrook Street i new Interior Prefabs Ltd lant on the Industrial Park improvements to the iree-storey brick former Walk ey building on Van Home St be converted into a paml nd decorating business by In- and Paint Centre, and a (X) pizza factory on Kootenay Home of fine Brazier foodi i Dairy Queen brazier NORTH 516 13th STREET NORTH shake sale ONLY THURSDAY and FRIDAY ONLY Eat, drink and be merry! Horticultural Show Tabled By EDITH BORGGARD Herald News Service NOBLEFORD Noblef o r it United Church Women recent- ly discussed plans for the an- nual horticultural slow. The matter was tabled untii the June meeting. Then mem- bers will decide whether or not the show will be held. SEWING A committee was named to arrange an evening sewing and fabrics workshop, to be held in June or perhaps the fall. Church youth work was out- lined by Miss Joanne Pritchard of Lethbridge. She spoke about the Alberta caravans. At the next meeting mem- pers will bring Christmas gifts 'or Ihe group's foster child, Woo Byung Sop of Korea. It will be held in the Barons church manse. Members were asked to turn n their layette articles. Mrs. Beverley Muzaten- c gave the devotional. Nineteen attended and hostess- es were Mrs. Harold Unvold and Mrj. Herman Hann. and now from Herb's Western Wear Setting the South Country's image with selection and quality western clothing Herb Shector suggests That you attend the FIRST RODEO of the 1970 Season RODEO May 16th- 18th Visit our store for the largest selection of: and "WESTERN" Clothing for oil the family WESTERN STRAWS By Dailey and Resislol full line of Accessories to round off your "WESTERN LOOK" Remember LEE ond lEVJ'S Jeans for everyone. Remember If it's WESTERN or RUGGED and if il's NEW you'll find it FIRST at Please bear with us while our store is under Major Renovations We're creating "NEW LOOK ffESTSflN WfiflA for your shopping convenience and enjoyment. Jordans Repeat the Most Important Carpet Event Ever Held (n Canada! ARENA CARPET SALE AT THE LETHBRIDGE ARENA Commences Tomorrow THURSDAY 6 A.M. SAVINGS TO 50 3 U If IJ ONLY! Thursday and Friday to 9 p.m. SaturdaY to 6 p.m. See Our Ad A Today's A Q I vl On Page v Herald Only Jordans Can Make These Amazing Deals! ;