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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 14, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta 30 THE IETHBRIDGE HERAID Thursday, Moy 14, 1970 TORNADO RIPS TEXAS litter the street near downtown Lubbock, following a killer tornado that struck the area. More than 20 people were killed and WCSOHWfe WS" hundreds injured as buildings were flattened to piles of rubble. Dozens of homes were destroyed with the Lubbock district being declared a disaster area. Auto Trade Pack To Be Exclusive OTTAWA (CP) Industry Minister Jean-Luc Pepin said today application of the pattern of the United States-Canada au- tomotive trade pact to other in- dustries is unlikely. Answering questions in the Commons miscellaneous esti- mates committee, he said the automobile industry is unique in that the major companies in- volved operate on both sides of the U.S.-Canada border. Thus it had been possible to work out the 1965 pact whereby continental operations were shared out on a rational basis, Canadian branch plants special- izing hi manufacture of some products for the North Ameri- can market instead of duplicat- ing U.S. output m short produc- tion runs for tlie Canadian mar- ket alone. Wliile the industry depart- ment is anxious to encourage higher productivity through ra- tionalization in all secondary in- dustries, Mr. Pepin said, the common U.S.-Canada ownership of the auto industry was not present in others. BEAVER The Grand Opening of Beaver's modern, self-serve store continues until Saturday. See what's new in Home and Farm Improve- ment, there's square feet of merchandise and the biggest tavings ever. Your choice of different thicknesses. CASH AND CARRY Spruce Plywood Sheathing 2 .69 Tonight and Friday Night OPEN 'TIL Sale ends Saturday, 9 WALL COVERINGS Complete Selection of Sherwin Williams, less.... BEAVER STAIN Hoavy-bodied exterior, 7 colors, gallon only 1707 3RD AVENUE SOUTH 9-CUP COFFEE MAKER Westbend automatic. Q QQ Regular value 14.95 O-WW ELECTRIC FOOD M3XER 9.49 La 3 speed, wall-mounted. GRAND OPENING SALE CEILING TILE Install these yourself far a beauti- ful new ceiling. Domlar 2" or uilra-whil's velvetfix, longua and groove. Tuesday's Herald for complete listing of Grand Opening OPENING SALE SAVINGS ON FIRST QUALITY C-I-L INTERIOR-EXTERIOR PAINTS your choice of all regular, first quality interior and exterior Paints. tex House lot Enamel, Semi-Gloss, OFF Suggested Manufacturer's retail list prices. C-l-l Colour consultants are in our store to assist you with your selection. WOODGRAIN HARDBOARD "Citation" Prefints'ned pansls offer a selection of authentic weodgrain reproductions on durable hardboard. Full-sin panels on display. Regular Value 4.49. OPENING SALE CASH and CARRY AVIATOR DIES HONOLULU (AP) Erik Hemming Nelson, 81, among the first aviators to circumnavigate the globe, died here. He was a retired United States Air Force brigadier general. He gained fame in 1924 when he pi- loted a Douglas World Cruiser around the world. Chronic Headache Sufferers Plentiful By HAL BOYLE NEW YORK (AP) Things a columnist might never know if he didn't open his mail: Some people throughout the world suffer from chronic headaches, often of mysterious origin. A new medical theory holds that a majority of such cases may result from overlooked neck injuries and often can be cured by putting the patient in traction. Do yuu bite your finger- nails? That may cause thsm to grow up to 20 per cent faster than normal, thus giv- ing you still more to chew on. There are 30 known hairless genetic the world. Twenty-nine of them are in Canada. AFFECTED BY WEATHER The weather affects us all. Here's what happens, for ex- ample, as the barometer falls during a period of low air pressure: Most people are more forgetful, worker effi- ciency drops, lost-and-found departments are busier, bank clerks make more errors, and absenteeism climbs. Despite the billions the United States spends on health, it is far from being the healthiest nation on earth. Thirteen countries have a lower infant mortality rate, and in 17 countries men live longer. Fewest newborn ba- bies die in Sweden, and it is there also that life expectancy at birth is years. Overcoming handicaps: Blind Ray Charles, the popu- lar Negro entertainer, can do more than sing and play the piano. According to a profile in the New Yorker magazine, he can type 70 words a min- ute, is a good cook, and can play winning chess. Big problem: At least one in every planetary sys- tems, a Cornell scientist esti- mates, contains "a detectable civilization." The big question is whether planet earth is one of them. France Resumes Nuclear Tests In Pacific PARIS (Renters) France's new atomic and hydrogen bomb tests are scheduled to begin in the Pacific toward the end of this month or the beginning of June, the defence ministry said Tuesday. The nuclear tests are being resumed after a year's in- terruption. International ship- ping and airliners were warned to keep clear of the testing site region of Muroroa and Fanga- taufa atolls, about 745 miles southeast of Thaiti, in French Polynesia. SHIELDS SOURCES NEW YORK (AP) Gov. Nelson A. Rockefeller signed into law.T.vXv a bill guar- anteeing a reporter the right to keep his sources of information confidential. He said "recent at- tempts by the federal govern- ment to require disclosure of confidential information" showed that the danger of being held in contempt of court "is a real and imminent threat" to reporters. 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