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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 15, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta WEDNESDAY, MAY 15, 1946 National Head Engineering Institute Talks Of Management Labor Relations THE HERALD'S CITY NEWS PAGE PAGE SEVEN Admonishing: local engineers that they must lead the way, J. B. Hayes, president of the Engineering Insti- tute of Canada, told members of the local organization: "Don't let's be shabby in our when he referred to the attitudes of labor and management- in present day industry, as he spoke to members of the Lethbridge branch of the En- gtneenng Institute of Canada in the Marquis Hotel Tuesday night. He etopped in the city in the course of his annual tour of all branches of the institute across Canada. Mr. Haves said that there had been trouble between labor and management for years. ''Ap one time management is in the driver's seat and cracking the whip, and then the same thing happens with labor." Saying that- It '.vas just, a continu- ous cycle, the engineering president questioned why management could not make a "noble acri make an effort to "open their hearts a even while preserving their keen minds. He urged that employers forget the "dirty tricks" that labor has played, and try to sec a pace that would lead to better co-opera zion. Must Produce "While emphasizing that he was not anti-labor. Mr. Hayes said that it was impossible _ to continue shortening hours and increasing "Neither labor nor manage- At the Theatres Complete shows: "Uncle "Colonel Effinghani's Last complete show at "Detective Kitty "To Have and Have Last complete show at "Ding Dong Prescriptions Accurately filled and sent to you PROMPTLY McCAFFREVS DRUG STORES 331 5th St. S. Phone 2205. 414 13th St. N. Phone 3445 For quick service call 2325 Bowman Agency Insurance, Real Estate, Rentals ment can survive unless they pro-: duce." "We must produce goods and services that "the world he said, urging engineers to play their part in leading the world out of 'the slough of despond" ihat has embraced it. Engineers must do that to help fheir own country and the world. Speaking of the part that Hali- fax, his native citv. had played in the Second War. Mr. Hayes said ihat the city had been wrap- ped in secrecy for years. Everyone did a great deal wards winning the war, he de- clared, but, asserted that Halifax had done many great jobs during the war, jobs which they could see beiag done, and from which they could derive great encouragement. This encouragement was not present to buoy up the spirits of many people "in other parts of the Domin-1 ion. parts far distant from the! points where the strength of their] efforts were actually applied. carried cut their jobs well, in spite j of the fact that liiev coulcl set have the pleasure of seeing their accomplishments, he asserted. Tne prairies did a wonderful job In raising a great many sailors to serve with the Dominion's wartime fleets, fee said. Ship Protection of the most valuable jobs completed in Halifax was the equip- ping of ships so that they were invulnerable to the magnetic mines, Mr. Haves said. With respect to the 50 "destroyers transferred to Britain bv the United States in exchange for naval bases, Mr. Hayes said that the first eighc of these destroyers were fitted out in Halifax so that they would not be bothered -with magnetic mines. The job was car- ried out in four days, so speedily that the -work did not in any way delay the transfer of the ships to a hard-pressed Britain. Halifax saw such jobs being done, and people there got a great deal of encouragement that was denied other parts of the country, he re- peated. In closing, the president of the organization urged that the engin- eers determine that they would do evervthing nossible to unite man- kind" with mankind. "In doing this we can be much more than just he declared- Mr. Wright Dr. L. Austin Wright, general secretary of the Engineering Insti- of Canada, also addressed the local audience brieflv. He praised the Lethbridge group for their fellowship, saying that in that re- soecfc they were second to no other group in "the Dominion- Speaking of the Dominion asso- ciation, he said that the member- ship at Dresent- is over of which number more r.han are students and juniors. He said that it -was the largest professional organization in Canada. He referred to the Canadian Civil Service, and told of the efforts be- ing made by the. Engineering Insti- tute of Canada to assure that en- gineers in the civil service receive a decent living wage. Thanks of the Lethbridge branch to the visitors was expressed by P- E. Kirkpatrick, president of the local branch, and J. M. CampbelL Out-of-town visitors to the meet- ing included: J. B. Hayes, president of the Engineering Institute of Canada; JDr. L. Ausliii TV right. Plan To Start St. Mary Dam Project Construction In July OBTAINS DEGREE Supply Seed Free Plans call far work start tfee 'construction of the St. Mary River dam near Spring: Coulee next July and the time schedule is calculated to have the entire dam building job fin- ished in three years, the ileraid was told today by Wallace Foss, project engineer for the St. Mary and MUk rivers irriga- tion project. Mr. Foss explained that cocsiruc- j Diversion Tunnel a yew for the tion of the river diversion binael 1 tunnel and about at the daoi is slated to start second tunnel. within two months, while building} ol the large earsh is scheduled If __ to begin next May. The second! TTAtLCF VrlUILS tunnel at the site, one to be used for carrying water into an irriga- tion canal from the reservoir which will be formed by the dara, is sched- uled for construction a; the same time as the earth The federal government has al- readv provided S750.000 in its esti- general .secretary of she institute; mates for part of the dam con- G. J. Currie, counsellor of the Hali- j struction and tenders have been City Succumbs The death of Waiter Crofts, 81, father-in-law of Mayor A. W. Siiackleford. occurred in the citv Tuesday Eight. He had been in failing health for some time. Bom in Sheffield, he came to Can- ada> in 1912 settling in fax branch of the EJ.C.; J. G. Me- called for the iwo tunnels. Tenders where he resided until some sac are to be opened in Regina next Monday and the conrracs raay be awarded by the end of nest week. Expectations are thai between eight and nine months will be re- quired to complete the diversion Gregor, counsellor of the Calgary branch of the E.I.C.: James Mc- Millan, past chairman of the Cal- garv branch and past- chairman of the" Professional Engineers of Al- berta, and G. A. Gaherty, president of the Calgary Power Company and j chairman of the water conserva- tion committee of the EXC. During the meeting members en- joyed a community singing period as -A ell as music supplied by a trio consisting of George Brown, Sr., violin: Mrs. George Brown, piano, and Gordon Henderson, 'cello. Rail Changes Effective June 9 Clianges in western train times that will come into effect on the Canadian Pacific Kailway when the svstem's summer time card is intro- duced on June 9 were announced to- day by N. R. Desbrisay assistant passenger traffic manager for western lines. Winnipeg. Under the summer schedule Kettle Vallev train will leave Van- couver pjn.. Standard time. reaching Penticton at ajn. and Nelson at ujn. Leaving Nelson 40 minutes later, it will arrive at Lethbridge at and as Medicino Hat at 12 noon. The pres- ent lavover of five hours and 40 minutes at Nelson will Thus be re- duced bv five hours. The train will connect at Medi- cine Hat with Train. No. 2 for all points east of there. The present arrival of the Kettle Valley train at Medicine Hat is at pj connecting with Train No. 4 which leaves there at ajn. Speedier Service The change will also result in an earlier arrival of 13 hours and 20 minutes at Calgary for all passen- gers frora west of Macleod. It will in addition mean, an earlier arrival or delivery of from 12 to 24 hours for all nassengers. mail and express at Letlibridge, Calgary. Edmonton. Regies, Saskatoon, Winnipeg, Fort William and ooints east. Delivers- of "fresh fruit Is ex- pected particularly to benefit from. T'nis change. The Kettle Valley train -Vfill be equipped with, air conditioned cars standard sleepers, day coaches anc a car. It is pointed that buses from Trail maintain close connections with Trains Nos 11 and 12 at Castlegar and that Vancouver on Daylight Sav- ing Time, it will mean that mail at Trail need be posted only one hour earlier. Grow Soft Wheat In Brooks Area of uaung from Plenty Of Beet Seed For Re-Phnfeg Acreage Caught By Recent Frost i The severe frost of last frioay, ,age was planted. Hie said beets ftrfcea the mercury at Lethbridge, planted witb safety irp to dropped to below, mace heavier; _. JL i inroads 02 sugar beets than at I-Jle ?I June ana. one .year first thought. Puller inspection of i fields o: beets reveals that i acres, possibly more, will have to be re-planted but while this is a severe setback, jt :s not a penna-; j iient calamity as sugar beets can i be planted safely up to the first: O- J g I The company faces the biggest re-plsctin? job IE. the history of: i the ixscustry in this region but it is prepared to rceet the esier- geney. I; has sufficient seed to take care of this re-placting job and moreover the company -sill supply necessary seed free. Beets i were caushs. by the frost bat beets i the first of patch of beets planted oa June 21 made an 3-toa crop. Much de- pends oa rain and trnat is wanted most now is a good general rain. the frost, bad though is moisture has _, like some good said Mr. are coming alocg r-icely. Tins sug- gests that in "thts section beets The Eastern Irrigation District has around 10.000 acres in soft good for pastry flour, in crop this spring. P. D. Hargrave. super- intendent of the provincial hora- cultural station at Brooks, told the Herald Tuesday. This wheat will be milled in Medicine Hat. Mr. Har- grave was accompanied by Ira Lapp, district agriculturist on his visit to the city. Seed peas is another standby of the Brooks district, Mr. Hargrave revealed, firms acres another large scale crop, had been increased from to 2.000 acres. Referring to the pronounced building activity to be seen in the town of Brooks today, the visitor declared that it gave evidence of the sound prosperity throughout the district. A new creamery is now under construction for the Southern Alberta Dairy Pool, which >ias also taken over the Itaseraary "cheese factory. The Bank of Nova Scotia has pus in a new branch at Brooks and the provincial government has established a treasurv branch, there. Baled Alfalfa Hundreds of cars of baled alfalfa have been shipped out of the BrooJcs area since last fall. Radish seed has become a staple crop for Brooks growers and they have devoted around: 250 acres to it. At present the Eddington Can- ning Company has a cannery under construction in. the town, and a considerable acreage of peas has been contracted out. The Hallman turkey hatchery, famous over western Canada has now a productive capacity of poults a year. Three community pastures are laid out in the Brooks at Patricia, a second at Tflley and a third at Rosemary. A. fourth, pasture will be operating next year. Several large herds of sheep, numbering ap to roam the prairie north, south and east of the irrigation block, and provide many tons of wool each year. years ago Lethbridge to reside. He was an employee of the Ijouaheed estate in Calgarv. and retired some vears ago. Mr Crofts was a member of St.: foerta this jKor.th is Jtayraon Ison- Augustin's church He :s of Colerr-an. u-ho a survived by his a daughter. bacheior of science decree in en- Mrs. and ence daughter. fomia George of Leihbridge. A Jessie passed away jn Calgary. 'scholarship paying for three years: A private service will be held tuition at the CSiversi-r of Alberta.; He obtained a firs: class general fird ,hese star.ding in his second and third wa'iVfor' if years as 'Varsity. _____ thev ,o ge. a ;ree SUppiy of jseed. Frank Taylor, assistant gen- MANY AT FUNERAL OF LATE MRS. j lost acreage. This seasbn has been Local friends and relatives gatri- arj one; jr. ;2Ct ume last ered for funeral sen-ices at St. iyear only 50 per cent of the acre- Re-Plantins Orders are Thursday at pjn. from Martin Bros, chapel with interment Mountain View cemetery, city. FISHIN UCENS NOW ON SALE Morris Barrett HARDWARE JUNIOR CHAMBER NOMINATIONS SET Nominations for the new execu- ber of Commerce will be mace to- i anc. morrow. Thursdav. when the or- j morning .or the holds "its regular even- Cnorniesiy. of churcn Mrs. Hose i Steve Cnom- of bonding: properties, household effects, etc.. have in- creased We recom- mend that you revieaf the amwmt of insurance are carryinj. Be Wise-Insure WMi fa One meeting a in connection with the regional con- 1 from friends. Interment was in the vention held recently in Medicine S St. Patrick's cemetery. Hat. Pallbearers were Mike Golia, Mike The dinner meetings are usually Zasadnv. Harry Kutney. Tony held on a Monday, but this week, i Kaupka. John Lelekach. Alex Janco. in order that a scheduled church chnstersen. Bros, were funeral function might be carried out. directors. Junior Chamber relinquished their claim on the diniCK hall, oostpon- ing their own meeting till Thurs- cay. 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