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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 17, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta Ily IIOXS (illlll Herald News Service TABIill Kcv. .lames J. Lynn ol Vain-hall, supporter of scouliiiR and a cyclisl, headed Ihe pack of ni'i podal-pushcrs iu Ihe rccenl 22-mile cyelalhon sponsored by lire Klallands Dis- lricl, Boy Scouts. T h e course was from Vaux- hall lo Ihc community centre ill Taller w here refreshments provided lor the partici- pants, most ol whom completed the run. Accused seeks trial by judge CRANHKOOK (Special) Coimly Court .session, al which Judge Michelangelo Pro- vcnzano presided, has conclud- ed ils jury hearings and sen- tencing. Regina versus Hov.'cn on a charge of possession for Iraf- ficking in narcotics has been transferred al request of Ihc accused lo Counly Coiirl bear- ing by judge aione, and is set Shirting with the (1 a.m. Run, Father Lynn complclcd the 22- miles in mimilus flal. lie .said that flic sliff westerly breeze slowed Hie pace dllring Ihc lasl half of Lbe course. Ho was clocked al 20 miles per hour early in Hie event. First Boy Seoul in al Hie fin- ish line, following Falher Lynn by 10 minutes, was Calvin Pyrch of Ihe Fiflh Taher Troop, followed by Ken Bourassa in two minutes. F IL I h e r Lynn said he was challenged at 4 a.m. lo make NIC Irip, and after checking in iit a.m. he "went across the slrect to the rectory to get a free breakfast." Perhaps Ihc honors of Ihe flay go lo an unnamed Iricyclisl i from Hays who pushed Ihe three-wheeler the full 22 miles. j No eslimale of the amount of money raised Ihrougli individ- _ i ual sponsorship lias been made, but tilt! approximate tolal mileage should bring lo Ihe dis- trict coffers a few thousand dol- lars. The nexl cycling cvenl under dislricl sponsorship will be a Cub bicjcie rodeo to be held Friday evening, June 2, al tho Taber LDS Stake parking lol. The same evening Hie Cubs will ]oin Scouls at Scout Island for a council fire in conneclion willi llieir Lwo-day camporee. Parenls and friends lo scouting 9 p.m. en. for June 1 On remand following jury conviction of a charge of auto theft, Reno Kim Paiil. IS, of are invited to this Ymir and Fcniic was scnlcnc- terlainmenl. cd lo one day in jail, and a fine ol ?250 payable within two monlhs, or in defaull ot Ihis two months. Lome Murray Carry, 18, of Cranbrook also remanded fol- lowing jury verdict of puilly of having possession, of an unlaw- fully obtained revolver, w a s given 14 monlhs suspended sen- tence, and H months proba- tion. Adolph Daniel Skawski, 44, Ladysmilli, charged wilh con- spiracy lo commit perjury in connection with a game law in- fraction, was found guilty and sentenced lo tlirce months in prison, with 18 months subse- quent probation. Tin's is the final Counly Court Assize until September. Judge Provenzano will prc- Bide at the session of divorce petitions in Ihc Supreme Courl here May 25. Miss Dobbs lo work oldsters PINCHKR CREEK (Special) The Pincher Creel; regional parks and recreation hoard has received notification that Miss Terry Dobbs has been selected under the Summer Temporary Employment Program (STEP) to" work wilh senior citizens here this summer. Rivers pose danger flLAIMMORE (CNP) Bureau) High water in Crowsnest Pass rivers are creating a dan- ger lo children. The sudden high waters In creeks and streams are tho re- sull of the return o[ hoi wealli- er lo the area. Parents in Ihe area are urged lo warn their children of the great danger, of playing near streams or on river banks. Parents are also advised lhat rcporls of woodlicks being out have also been received and these loo pose a hazard for young people. A daily check of hair and body for ticks should be made. Miss Dixon showered with gifts ETZIKOM (HNS) Alice Dixson was M i s s showered with gifts in Ihe Hoping Com munily Hall recently. The bridc-lo-lw is the young- est daughler of Mr. and Mrs. Russel Dixson. Assisting Miss Dixson in the umvrapping o[ her gifts was Mrs. Harry (Bev) UUy while her sisler Darlene recorded (he gifts. Terrible-tempered horses lo be tamed, at Taber horse fever, EvenLs of TABER (HNS) It's buck fever time at Taher bucking that is! the three-day rodeo weekend begin at 8 a.m. Satur- day, May 23, with an American Quarter Horse Association ap- proved horse show under Iho sponsorship of Ihc Taber Eight. The show gels under at the rodeo grounds al S a.m. Saturday evening, the annual rodeo dance and cabaret takes over Ihc community cenlre au- ditorium, with cocklails at p.m.. dinner at entcrlain- ment at and dancing lo tho Four .lacks following. Professional rodeo events commence Sunday afternoon at the rodeo grounds starting at p.m. The rodeo parade is sel for 11 a.m. Monday. Parade mar- shall is Jack Winkler. Rodeo events at the grounds Miss Greeiio eiiters nursing NEW DAYTON Rhonda Gail Grceno was Recrcalion is Ihe name of the j among graduands at the coin- game and she will have her of-1 mcnecmcnl exercises of SI. Mi- (ice in the Piuchcr Creek parks and recreation department, town hall, Phone 627-4322. Senior citizens of Pincher Creek and district aye encour- aged lo contact Miss Dobbs and take part in a program. chad's School of Nursing held at the Paramount Theatre, Lethbridge. Mr. and Mrs. Foresl Greeno and family and Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Groves of Calgary at- tended. Herb Suggests that you attend the TABER RODEO Saturday, May 20th Monday, May 22itd Visit our sloro featuring the largest selection of WESTERN WEAR IN SOUTHERN ALBERTA For llio enlirc familyl WESTERN HOOTS _ Tony tciinu, Juslin, tint! Texal WaSTERN SHIRTS _ by Konnnn, Tcm-Tox, Miller WESTERN STRAWS _ by flniky, Resislol. start at p.m. Special ev- enb will be amaleur saddle bronc, ladies' barrel racing, wild pony races, and pony chariot and chuckwagon races, Cemetery clean-up organized ETZIKOM (HNS) A work bee at the North Etziltom ccm- elcry will be held on Ihe afler- noon of May 22. Plans were made al Ihe recenl Elrikom Sunshine Circle meeting held at the home of Mrs. Elmer (Gladys) Genno. Members de- cided on a change of meetings from the second Wednesday to the first Wednesday afternoon of each month. Hobo leas will be held any lime of Uic year according to the m e m b e r s' convenience. Sunshine Pals were drawn. Mrs. Clarence (Alice) Robin- son was the winner of the host- ess gift. Lunch served by Vhe hostess, assisled by Mrs. An- nelta Dorsey and Mrs. Gladys Stromsmoe. The next meeting is slaled for June 7 al Ihe home of Mrs. Thekla Ehnes. 11A rate at Cranbrook CRANBROOK City budget closed al a lolal of million for 1972 which will require a mill rate of 77.40 on full property and three-fourths improvements assessments. The 1971 budget was J3.45 million and lax rale 74.61 mills. Wilh homeowner grant in- crease Ihe 1972 levy will add about lo the tax bill for Hie average homeowner. Penally dale for payment is July 5 Levy analysis for 1972, with 1971 bracketed is 33.03 for schools 3G.79 for gen- eral purposes for debt and 1.93 for hospi- lal Regional Dislricl of East Kootcnay assessment for the city share is compared with Relurn from a city mill out- side hospital and school Ins base is compared (o lasl year's Depuly-lrcasurcr Daryl Ilol- lorff repoils audit for 1971 con- firms surplus of on the 1971 operations. ___ Wedneidoy, May 17, 1972 THE tETHBRIDGE HEWID 3 Drug abuse pinpointed Uy MAFU; I.L'NS' Adulls and Icen-agcrS were Kpccrnl Correspondent divided into groups. Question- naires were answered and a PINCHER CMEEK-Tlie re-1 discllssion on misuse Of alcohol ccnl drag and alcohol probe j slld] moscalinc and M1JA was held. Alcohol is still classed as the worst drug. While t h e sired drugs are extensively used, il was also emphasized Ihal prescriplion drugs, in many inslances arc more dangerous because oi abuse. Listed as drugs fireally m i s u s c rl were tranquillizers, FORT MUSEUM BREATHES SPIRIT OF WEST Visitors lo Ihe fort Macleod Historical Association's famous Forl Museum can almost hear whispers from the past. Who says hislory is dead? M's the 16th season. It's open from 8 a.m. lo 3 p.m. seven days a week. First 1972 visitors Mr. and Mrs. Claude Kiff of Rollins, Mont., look over ihe wheels and fancy body work of yesteryear. -Jean Swihart Photo held al Mallhew Hallon High School here was allcnded by 75 persons. II was sponsored by tho Pincher Creek Inter-profession- al Co-ordinating Commillee. This group has been in lion for a year. II represent all health and social services in Ihe lown and dislricl. Afternoon and evening ses- sions were held. A group from the Alberta Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Commission, Cal- gary, participated. Marg Bailey of this commit- tee spoke about drugs. A film cnlilled Alcohol, Narcolics and Contemporary Social Problems was shown. Roundup of District News tlflj" Women gather NEW DAYTON (HNS) The May meeting of the United Church Women was held at the home of Mrs. Stewart Skcilh. Devotional, "The Community of was given by Mrs. and pockelbooks Jim Ross. Magazines for Ihe Leth- were collected bridge jail. Canyon Church Camp is ap- pealing for leaders and chil- dren to fill this summer's pro- gram. A "mission festival" trailer Will be at Milk River. May 29 lo June 4. Mrs. Jim Ross will again rep- resent New Dayton on the Ridge view Lodge Auxiliary. They will meet May 18 for elec- tion of officers and to plan the Strawberry Tea in June. The June meeting will be at the home of Mrs. Killy Kent with Mrs. Ivan Meyers of Coaldale as speaker. Luchia elected NOBLEFORD The annual meeting of the Keho Park Golf Club was held at Ihe Nobleford Community Ice Centre. Gordon Luchia of Nobleford was elected president Glen Peters of Noblcford is vice-president. Mrs. Doreen Liplak, Barons is secretary-treasurer. Direclors are Karl Lang. George Todd, and Richard Dci- mulh, all of Nobleford, and Lloyd Fraser of Barons. The date set for the annual men's toumamenl is June 11. The fees were raised in all categories. Further information can be obtained from any member of the executive. Two bands NATAL (HNS) Miss Vallie Quarin, chairman of Ihe Spar- wood July 1 celebration com- mitlee. has announced Ihe an- nual parade will feature two bands, Kimborley Pipe Band and Taber Polka 'Band. Queen candidates are Brenda Schimpf, Foresters Club, and Brenda Downey, Sparwood Ac- tivities Club. The unsponsored King candi- dates are Eugene Cimolini and ment of culture, youth and rec-: Teach French realion and Ihe Southern Alber- la Recreation Council, is spon-1 TABER (IINSi Instruction soring an equestrian clinic here j die French language will bo. at Ihe Memorial Community Cenlre Arena June 2, 3 and 4 Instniclor will be Bill Collins. Instruction will given in English equitation, English pleasure, western equitation and western pleasure. For reglslrations forms and Information contact (lie parks and recreation oflicc, 627-4322. Math aces NATAL (HNS) Sparwood Secondary School recently cn- lercd a team in the Canadian Junior Malhemalics contest and scored well. introduced in Ihe elementary classes al SI. Patrick's Sep- arate School this September. The board has ruled that al- coholic beverages arc not allowed on school premises. Report cards will be avail- able to students June 2U There is one teacher vacancy al St. Mary's and two at SI. Patrick's. Schools will be closwl The Noblcford branch of Ihe (Royal Canadian Legion will again sponsor Ihe Lillle League learn. This year it will also give financial support lo Ihc Babe Rulh leam. Await verdict TABER (IKS) Provincial Judge A. H. Elford reserved judgmenl aller hearing a case in which Taber Five Cents In One Dollar Slore Lid. was j charged with an offence against on a lown Bylaw by remaining Farmer s' holiday, Friday, June 3. Hockey party NEW DAYTON (UN'S) The Miss E. Gallon enlcred stu- i Tyro of Hie Unilcd denls in Ihe conlest sponsored Church, under Uie of by Ihe University of Waterloo. John Thomson, Anne Kalri- chak and Gordon Gauthier, all Grade II students, were select- ed as members of the team. The school stood second out of eight competing schools the Koolenays; Rev. Graham Dickie and Mrs. Slcwarl Skeilb. enjoyed a floor hockey party at liie stadium recently. Other boys and girls ol the community were invilcd lo share in the fun and lunch was 24th on Ihe list servcd lo 21 h5" molhcrs. Of 92 schools participating al the prouncial level and 151sl of, T i 1O Ihe 881 schools participating m i I fUCK may IV lhc nation- NOBLE1--011D The annual track meet is set Honor grads go On (he Noble Central I School grounds May ID, com- NATAL (HNS) Twenty-five niencing at a.m. grads from Sparwood Second- ary School attended commence- ment exercises. The invocation was rendered by Rev. Leslie Train or. Edgar F. Kaiser, Jr., ex- ecutive vice president, opera- tions, Kaiser Resources Lim- ited, gave. Ihe address lo Ihc commencemenl class. The valedictory address was given by Ray Cimolini, class of '72 while J. Cylko, class of '73. plale umpire for all home game linderelook the prcscntalion of for Ihe Babe Rulh team, school pins lo Ihe grads. 'Workathon' NATAL (HJJSl Students ol the Sparwood Secondary School are planning Iheir second an- nual "workalhon" lo be under- taken from May ]5 to June 3 during which lime they will be open for business afler Ihe 6 p.m. closing hour on Salurriay, April 2D. Proprietor Edward Engwer pleaded not guilty. Judge Elford, requiring time to review the provisions of the bylaw, remanded the defendant firm to Monday, June 12, for Ins decision. pep-up pills and diet pills. A panel discussion on drugs was modcraled by Jolm Van Eden. The panel members were Garth Turcoltc, Keith Everts, Don and Paddy Bruce, Doug Jackson, Dr. Rhonda Collins and Cpl. Slu Shearer. Questions were put forth from the floor to the panel. The film, Beyond LSD, was shown, and Paddy Bruce, drug consultant spoke on molivcs and allemalivcs. The probe was conducted in hopes of achieving a level of atvarenc'ss, lo reduce ''commu- nity and minimize parents' hyslma which some- times docs more harm than Ihe drugs. It was hoped that people would examine the reasons for laking drugs and in doing so modify Ihe br-haviour of many. A paper entitled Some Facls Concerning Ihc Drug Scene in Pincher Creek was presented as they saw it by a committee of high school sludenls. Rollie Stewart helps citizens gel pensions Lethbridge district. Canada Pension Plan chief J. C. (Fem) Bouchard, wishes lo Inform (he residents of Slavely, Clares- holm, and Granum areas that field officer Rollie Slewarl will be in attendance at Ihc Clares- holm lown hall May 25 from a.m. lo .1 p.m. Umpires ready NOBLEFORf) (Speci all- Coaching for Hie Noblcford Lil- lle league will be handled by Gordon Luchia and Richard Dcimulh. All home games will be iu the h a n d s ol Glen Peters, plate umpire. Clifford Klnllrr will lie the jTaii da a j 1 1 blind available for clean up work based al 51 per hour per student Proceeds are to Sleen Andersen. I the production of Mass Quarin also announced j school yearbook. the theme of the celebration Ihis year will be "countries ol the world." I (HNS) Al the Legs broken NOBLEFORD (Speciali- A farm accident sent Harley Brady, Nobleford district farm- er, (o SI. Michael's Hospital, Lethbridge. II occurred at his farm home, lh miles north and two miles cast of Noblcford. The front- end loader he was using rolled COALDALE ifl.NS' Coal- dale Pythian Sister.s have de- go toward i r-cain sl'nnsor lnc Iho hieh i (la-' Institute for (he Blind. U will :bc held Ihis fall. A donation of S25 was sent (o Ihc Menial Health Association in aid of its summer rchabili- ccnl second quarterly meolin.q Uation camp, of tho Elk Vallcv Consumer's I Several members, under the Need members forward, pinning against the house and breaking both legs above the knee. Horse clinic PINCIIER CREEK (Special) The Pincher Creek regional parks .ind recreation hoard, in with Ihc depnrt- Co-operative Association, mem- leadership of Mrs bers were informed a member- j clcnak. will .nssisi 1.. M. Vas- in Ihe sale Fewer sludenls: Less grants WESTEBfl WEflR USl YOUR CHARGEX GRAIN TAKEN IN TRADE FOR MERCHANDISE STREET 5. PHONE 328-4726 TAB Kit (HNS) will Ixi a major point d cow- corn for Ihe Tabpr School Divi- sion No. 6 over the next three years, mainly because of a pro- jected continuing decline In stu- dont population. ThLi is according lo a fore- JJ cast presented lo Uio hoard by assistant, secretary Mrs, Edna JjCPngc. Mrs. LcPagc noted ahoiit flO per cent of revenue comes from govcrnmciiL grunts. These nro of fiovinvs al Ihe S n n r isc Kani'h lirrc. The conimittcc rc- Thc building, which is sit- old majjazino.s. books, uatcd in Nalal and leased, will ncwspapei-s and empty sham- 1 poo or fosmclic bolLles tor Ilio Snulhland homo, IxiLli- bridfzc. Plans were- made In calrr lo a and Ibr Si. Ambrose Iloman (.'n t b o I i c Women's leapie bniuiuels this month Mrs. Alex Ijrown oleol- cd a delegate lo the district convcnlKUi to iield in Coal- dale in June, Final arrange- ments for I ho oven! will be made ai I he June, K> meeting. The ch.irlcr u as draped in Chief Kminy Hordnn of Dallas, Trx died A lolal nf "Mck and fiicnd- >hip" cnll.s made by ihr members durmi; April. ship drive would liavc lo be mi- dcrlaken before Ihe store can be moved lo Spanvood. likely be. available afler mid year. Public meeting PINCIIKR CREEK (Special i public meeting will be held al p.m. Friday, May 19, ill Ihe MD Building In discuss Iho needs for a M'nior citizens' drop-in centre here. Refreshments will be- served. based on sludcnt populiilinn mid declining rcvcmie.s its wnll ;i.s increasing cosi.i cost 9 dim Iroasurcr i liphl on Ihr ne.xl. IJirec: i Some roduclJon in teaching staff Iliis year allowed a bud- gel balaneed without increasing Iho local requisitions. Other cuts in propram- ming likrly lie unpopular lo Mmlnil.s, i parenLs find, sna said. I May 21, :U the Coalilalc: United Church. Mrs. r T HMdry, most ex- cellenl chief, T h r Long Weekend Ahead Relax outdoors in comfort wilh outdoor furnilurc. See our large display now. Guldoor groups with umbrellas Assorted colors and slyles. Aluminum folding chairs and cliaisr lounges plailic webbing. Convenient Budget Tcrmi Availnhlo Shop and compare Capital'! prices you won't regret your decision 326 5lh St. S. Phone 327-6578 Open 9 o.nv to 6 p.m. Monday to Snlurdny Thunday ond Friday 9 o.nv lo 9 ;