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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 15, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta DID YOU KNOW. If It not convenient to tee during the day We aro opon Thursday and Friday evenings until 9 p.m. lo tilt you with your travel ART WILLIAMS TRAVEL CENTRE VILLAGE MALL PHONE 328-3201 The LetKbtidgc Herald SECOND SECTION Lethhriclgc, Alberto, Monday, May 15, 1972 PAGES 13 TO 24 NOW IN OUR NEW LOCATION CECIL OXENBURY DISPENSING OPTICIANS LTD. iui PROFESSIONAL ELDG 740 4lh AVE. i. LETHSRIDGE, ALBERTA Summer ll coming. Be ready with a pair of Prmcriplion 382 students graduate in 5th U of L convocation By DON CALDWKLL Herald Staff Writer Saturday was The day In the academic lives of 332 former University of Lclh- bridge students. It saw them become the fifth group to pass out of flic U of L during spring conv oca Lion cere- monies. For some, the wearing of the flat topped hat and flow- ing robe marked [he end of a successful journey in search of knowledge. For others, it was the clearing of the first hurdle in what will he a much longer association with the academ- ic world. David Iwassa. an honors graduate from (he faculty of arts anil science, warned his fellow graduates to remem- ber they have a great responsibility "There is one point I want to he said, in his ad- dress to the convocation rep- resenting the graduates.. "Nobody owes us anything. Society does not owe (lie graduate a living. The alc owes it to society to use his knowledge to make that society better. "We have had a unique op- portunity to study in Lctii- briclge, now the burden is upon us to prove it was worthwhile. "Our degrees do not obli- gate society but we are obli- gated because we now hold those degrees." Mr. Iwassa said there was once a time when the univer- sity graduate could write his own licket in the world. But now it is different. Despite tlia fact that there r--T more highly- educated people in the wcrld, ,u, uieie arc still monu- mental problems to be solved. That task belongs to the sail. The move to a new campus and an unexpected drop in AIR CONDITIONING Alcon Refrigeration Lid. For ihc best buy in Air Conditioning Phone 327-5316 COLD FUR STORAGE Call 327-4348 for Free Bonded Pick-up Our skilled experts will clean and glaze your Furs to restore iheir beauly. Also expert furricri cleaning of iuedei, leathers ond syn- hetics. Canadian Furriers Paramount Theatre Bldg. Dr. Tiill Bcckel was critical ol tin- nicnt's mcllind of financ- ing iiin'versiM'es in Iiis first presidential address to llio U of spring convocation. He called (hn pcr-slndrnt grant system "a strange to handle education student enrolment were the major events affecting the life of the University of Lelh- bridgc during the past year, said Dr. Bill Beckel, presi- dent of the U of L, in his ad- dress to the spring convoca- tion. "The move was a long- anticipated event. The new facilities were- well planned ar we'1 he raid. Dr. Beckel predicted the Ui...jrsn.y will he in full pos- session of its land and have ils facilities completed with- in the next year. Commenting on the drop in student enrolment last fall, Dr. Beckel said, "we have been considerably affected hy this event." "The University of Lelh- hHdge is still a fledgling, highly susceptible lo lack of encouragement, to the chill winds of criticism and dis- satisfaction." He said the university's of- ferings arc not as com- as "we believe they should he and they must be expanded if we are to con- tinue to do the job a universi- ty exists to do." Dr. Becke! took a verbal potshot at the present gov- ernment method of financing universities. "We are financed hy stu- dent numbers, and what a strange situation it. is. "We must convince the students to come to our uni- versity with promisory notes. can only pay off 1'ieso notes after the students have come. "Surely this is not the way to provide a university edu- cation. He said there are certain basic requirements of a uni- versity education and these must be met if the University of Lelhbridge is lo do ils job. The university Is now wait- ing to see whether these re- quirements will be met, he added. (See also Page More than spectators witnessed the colorful graduation ceremonies. Convocation photos by Waller Kerfaer Rapeseed battle costs sales ART DEETRSCH DENTURE CLINIC DENTAL MECHANIC Bld9. 222 SI. S. Phono 323-4095 AIR CONDITIONERS STARTING AT Charlton Hill Ltd. 1262 2nd Ave. S. Phone 328-3388 By RIC SWIHART Herald Slaff Writer Dcane Gimdlock, member ot ladder already." parliament for Lcthbridps, said The plight of farmers in Al- i lhp whcat is lhe herla has worsened and indi- Pcrmjt hooks tor over-delivery viriual sales have been lost of rapeseed, mainly to (he Pro- Leth- 'Jerv Leilch, Alberta attorn- ey general, said this morning that, following the adjournment of the cases, he is waiting tinlil further developments occur be- fore proceeding further. course set elevators or domestic crushers (listed as an elevator under, lhe Canada Grains Act.) Lelhbridge Commun 1 ty In communication with Al- "'ill offer a three-week- of Agricultu'-el coursG m mountain leader- berta Minister Dr. Hugh Horner. Mr. lock said the province was tak- ing (he stand that any crop thai lime, he can't haul grain of any type. In this instance, Mr. Spencer said he lost the eqnivak-nt of about one month's fuel hill. The only way Mr. Spencer can recover the lost deliveries if the CWB extends the wheat quota far enough to en- able him to haul all his sup- ulies. grown and processed in Alberta should not have any inler- ferance from the federal gov- ernment. Mr. Gundlock said the prob- lem this spring resulls parlly from the severe winter condi- tions just past. During the storms, many fanners couldn't deliver rapeseed to the local plant so the plant encouraged as much delivery as possible from farmers who could haul 1 in order lo keep operating, Gundlock has asked Otto Lang, minister in charge of the Canadian wheat board, to give all the permil books hack to farmers so they can haul olhcr types of grain. He feels the rapcsecd problem can be settled later. Approximate- ly books have been lifted. "I don't like to see farmers handled this way. he said. "Many farmers, especially straight grain farmers, are at the bottom of the Economic Gund-1 sh'I' tllis snrinE- i The course, (he first of its kind in Canada, will be held May 27 and 20 on Akamina 'while the provincial and feder- Western Canadian Sect al governments continue lhe cessors Ltd. plant in negotiations to settle the dis- i pule on quotas for rapeseed! He said rapeseed is listed on, _ hauled lo domestic crushing i the permit book and therefore I lye flllllfftJTt plants. I must be assigned acres for Four court cases, stemming hauling lo either the country from complaints from lhe Ca- nadian wheat board that farm- ers had overdclivcred rape- seed in relation lo the number I of acres that had been assign- ed to the grain, have been de- layed by provincial request. Buck Spencer, a farmer in the Nobleford district, attempt- ed to haul the rest ol his wheat remaining on the first two seg- ments of this year's quota but CWB officials lifted Iiis quota permit book the day before lhe cancellation of Ihc two seg- ments. This meant thai lhe 2M bushels he had remaining to haul on the A and B sections of the wheat quota were lost for Mr. Spencer because of the loss uf his permit book. When a book is liflcd by the CWB, the farmer can be with- out one for up to 14 days. In Family living COALDALE (HNS) "Fam- ily living" Monday ot p.m. in the Kate Andrews High School will discuss "The Ado- lescent Years, a Struggle to be Someone." A youth panel will take part. The film Human Reproduc- tion will be shown. Ridge in AVaferton N a t i o.n a 1; Park; Jure 10 and 11 in the ap and Headwtaers of the i Oldman River; June 24 and 251 at Rowe Lakes and Ihc Contin- ental Divide in Walerlon. The program covers basic raining in skills required to lake a group on walking and camping expeditions in moun- aiuous areas of the province. CUFF BLACK, Certified Dental Mechanic BLACK DENTAL LAE Lower Level MEDICAL DENTAL BLDG. PHONE 327-262? DOUBLE HIBACH! 17" 1 DRAFTS SALE PRICE LAWN DART GAME Fun for Ihe whole family. SALE PRICE, SET...... 4.17 Call Sporting 327-5767 DOWNTOWN James Osliiro wai officially installed as Chancellor of l-ni- ei'silv of during Saturday's convo- cation- Me (old students that llii'V ui-rr mil grad- uates of Hie U of 1, lint, "you arc (ho I'liivtTshy ot I.rlhliridgp.1' OUR NEW PHONE NUMBER IS 328-6661 2 lines lo servo you better ANGIO DISTRIBUTORS STEREO AND PHOTOGRAPHIC CENTRE 419 51h St. S. BERT RADIO TV LTD. TELEVISION STEREO APPLIANCES Presents "In Touch With Tomorrow" Wo invite you lo come in and soo our demonstration on iho all new 'TOSHIBA" MICROWAVE OVEN" BERT AND MAC'S RADIO-TV LTD. 315 7lli Street South Phono 327-3232 Our Sincere Congratulations and Tribute To All Young Graduates from the Lel'hbridge Collegiate Institute AND THE University of Lethbridge who celebrated Ibis special event this past weekend. WE INVITE APPtlCATIONS FOR THE FOLIOWING POSITIONS FOOD SERVICE HOSTESS CASHIER BARTENDER For personal Interview phone Jo tin Wichen 328-7756 H OLD TTIAOmoN OF WlTfTtTRN HORP1TALTTT family lestaiftant AUCTION BARN 2508 2nd Ave. N. Regular Tuesday Sab, May 16 5 rolls of heavy bollleship linoleum, 4' x 8' pool lablo in excellent condition, ping-pong table, 3 piece walnut bed- room suite in A-] condition, 2 wringer washers, like new golf cart ond bng, large shop press drill, 2 eleclric healers, push mower, par I able compressor, 1 ion chain ho is I, 5 chrome chairs, tape deck radio almost beautiful slerco record player, fridges, T; V's galore, brown sectional chesterfield. REAL COOL 1949 2-DOOR PONTIAC IN GOOD RUNNING ORDER A heorry and sincere thank you to Qjsisled in our successful Anljqup Sale all the polrom thai lar.t Saturday. Lileralure rack (ideal for shop', me la! bunk beds, kinds of beds and mattresses, ranges, palio toblc, floral heavy chesterfield, footstools, washers, ranges, lob of doors, windows, screens, efc., wood burning sfovc,