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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 19, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta HAWAII IN THE SUMMER WHY NOT? Severn! Summur Depur1urcs Available. Call ART WILLIAMS TRAVEL CENTRE VILLAGE MALL PHONE 328-3201 The SECOND SECTION Herald Alherlii, I'Yiday, May 19, 1972 PAGES 13 TO 24 NOW IN OUR NEW LOCATION CECIL OXENBURY DISPENSING OPTICIANS LTD. 101 PROFESSIONAL BLDC. 710 4lh AVE. S. LETHERIDGE, ALBERTA Summer is coming. Bo ready wilh n pair of Prescription Sunglasses. By RON CAMWEl.L, Herald Staff Writer The Alberta universities com- mission is in H hopeless posi- tion. Dr. Bill Hcckel. president ol the University of Lethhridgc suid Thursday. In an address to the weekly meeting of the Southern Alhcr- ta Council on Public Affairs, Dr. Deckel said the commission was never given the authority lo make the decisions that such a commission should he mak- ing. I "II is strictly a formulating can ignore and they will I body. They lake a 32 and a gu away eventually, seven and by ushv a certain formula come up with a nine. hul slill has to be They don t have to make lhc (ionr, aljout gut decisions of said lhc university LS no longer the piiiilcged child of "Hopefully, we will see In in a lhc Worth Commission report challenpc lo the communily lo some recommendations that will rom, lo (Mine either make these bodies more honestly what the essentials of effective or do awav with a university education are. them." He said the public is nol well Dr. Bcckcl (old a questioner nmmnli informed about the pur- Ilial the problems facing uni- poses of n nniversily and "this versilics are not the kind lhal Car to the rescue? FLAMING WRECKS Forlunalcly, Ihese two cars were wrecked before they ever started burning. They are part of the collection located in the junk yard on llie wesl side of the Oldman River. Cily hall allows two cars at a time to be burned before they are scrapped (except on windy Said on employee of Ihe establishment, "I Icnow it pollutes the air, but that's what cars do." Faulds Photo New motel Construction Set AIberta Allege presidents attending special meeting By JIM MAYBIE Jlcrald Stall Writer Consli-uclion should In ahoul Iwo weeks on the Heidelberg House motel on Mayor Magralh Drive, behind Phil's Restaurant, developer Henry Grelzinger said this mornmg Bureaucracy has been ciled as the reason for the delay. The basement for the project was poured last June hut de- lays were encountered while city planners considered densi- ty standards along Mayor Ma- grath Drive, whether the mold could be connecled wilh the restaurant and parking re- quirements. As tilings now sland, 94 park- Grelzinger said, but sometimes bureaucratic red lape can go a lillle too far, proving costly resume and frustrating. He cannot obtain a building permit lo proceed with Ihe pro- ject until detailed plans of an underground parking facility are approved. Mr. Grelzinger. a long-lime developer of major projects in Lethbrirlge. felt a pilot plan should be sufficient lo allow the motel development to proceed while detailed under- ground parking plans are being drawn up. Cosl of the Heidelberg House will be close to SI million now, compared wilh aboul when Ihe project was first pro- posed Underground parking ing stalls are required on vehicles alone will cosl property to accommodate the i a" additional he said, restaurant and G4 unit nine- ,Ir underground parking goes storey motel. Surface parking is available for 70 vehicles. Regulations and restrictions are necessary to avoid a hodge- podge of Mr. RELIEVES GAS PAINS 1968 DATSUN 1600 Radio 1971 VW SUPERBEETLE 1967 PONTIAC VBaulcmalic RAEWOOD MOTORS LTD. 3rd Ave. and 16th St. S. Series 32S-4539 Car Lot 328-4356 ahead, (he property will ac- commodale about 110 vehicles, tfi more than required. One other way of gelling around Ihe parking problem would he to cut the motel lo cighl sloreys from nine. It has already been cut lo nine from ,10. In any event, engineers arc preparing full detailed plans of Ihe parking facilily and Mi Gretzinger is hopeful construc- tion can resume in aboul two weeks. In lhc meantime, Mr. Grct zingcr is preparing a silo, ii downtown Lelhbridge for ron- struction of a office building. Adjacent lo Ihe Houghton Building, 515 7th St. S., the modern new building will fea- ture split entry for the two levels, air conditioning and 000 square feel nf office space. The project is expected lo be completed in Ihree months. So tar only the foundation permit has been issued. The city also came under fire earlier Ibis week from Dae Goughnour, president of E wood Motors, which Is in the process of completing a new shop and salesroom project at 3rd Ave. and M St. S. He said (he development can- not be completed because Ihe city won't let him pul in drive- ways and sidewalks along Lhe west side of the building. "They want lo establish the level of the ground first, but n nobody's been around from Pkcrs- A high-level meeting involv- ing president's of all commun- ity colleges in Alberta together with the Alberta college's com- mission and Jim Foster, min- ister of advanced education, convened behind closed doors in Edmonton this morning to discuss "unspecified matters." Its believed the topic under discussion is the Byrne Reporl on unrest at the Red Deer Com- munity College. Dr. T. C. Byrne, former dep- illy minister of education, was commissioned lo conduct the inquiry in March. regarded as the most likely path the government will fol- low. No highway construction this year THE HERALD Legislature Bureau EDMONTON Widening and improvements to Highway .T During the hearing, students I from Lcthbridge east lo Mcdi- Members of the Kalispell Chamber of Commerce were "shocked" Tuinlay by the treatment they received by the RCMP near Fernic. There they were, driving down the highway in Iheir cars, on a "goodwill" trip from (heir Montana homes. Doug Remick. a bank man- ager and, president of the Kalispell Chamber of Com- merce, described for L e I h- bridgc Chamber members the embarrassing, harrow- ing, nerve-wracking experi- ence "f was driving the lead car as we neared Fernie. An RCMP patrol car passed us, going in (he opposite direc- tion. I asked my buddy what the speed limit was in Canada. don't have any speed limits in Montana. I glanced at the speedomeler and was doing 68 or C9 miles an hour. Just then a big sign ap- peared on the highway say- ing the speed limit is 60. I saw the police cav stop and turn around on the high- way. He had his red 1 i g h t going. He came aflcr us. I slowed down to CO. I didn't step on the brakes because he would have seen my brake lighls. He followed us for awhile (hen pulled oul beside us. The red bubble was flashing. A command boomed from car's loudspeaker telling us lo pull over. T pulied over. "I've got a bad stomach. Ulcers you know. I reached for my botlle of Rolaids on lhc car seat and swallowed j two. Then the Mountie pulled over the car behind me. He was a big guy. In a very gruff voice he ordered me oul of the car. Then Ihe president of tha I''enu'e chamber came over lo me, splitting his sides wilh laughter as he shook my hand. When we stopped for cof- fee in Fcniie I was still shaking. What a welcome! Nobody has more fun than Canadians, except more Ca- nadians'" is our jaull. "We havcn'l done a gotjd enough job of communicaline. will] Ihe public aboul uhat it is we arc Irving lo do. and we also haven't doi-.e a job ul lolling Die .'mow why] is expeclcd ol them. The slu- denl of loday jusl doesn'l tui- dersland what is expected of him." Dr. Herkel said. He said (lie sludent is com- ing lo ij.-jiversily without know- ing what he is coming to. so he doesn't know whether he should even he Iherc or nol. "I believe right now. that we have lar loo many people going lo university who .should be go- ing somewhere else. Deep in my hcarl T suppose I Ijclieve lhat a univcrsily education is superior to all other forms of education bul, ralionally. I know (his isn't riplil." he said. Parents who think lhal tho only ihing (here is for their children is a university educa- tion arc misi n f o r in c d about their children. He said Ihcre must he a change in on lhc parl of parents. "The revolution lhat will come when people realize (hat a uni- versity education is nol forev- cryonc will result in education costing less Von may see (his within the next JO he said. called for Ihe dismissal of Dr. Mervyn Easlman, president of (he college and vice-president, ART DIETRICH DENTURE CLINIC DENTAL MECHANIC Schwartz Bldg. 222 Slh SI. S. 'Phone 358-4095 city lo do lhat." he said. A lillle faster action and more co-operation would make Lhe let ol lhc developer much easier, he suggeslcd. Art Bally, developer of Holi- day Inn. also has some choice comments for the city. Nikka Yuko opens. today The Nikka Yuko Ccnlennial Garden opened today begin- ning the seventh summer of op- eration. Until June 1G, when summer hours resume, Ihe Garden will he open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission remains the same as last year: 25 cenls for chil- dren in Ihe 12 lo 18 year age group, 50 cenls for adulls and 10 charge for children under 12 j years. j Last year, the Garden atlract- etl visitors There will be no official open- ing, despite Ihe fact lhal lhc Garden designer, Dr. Tadashi Kuho of Japan, is in lhc eily lo see Ihe finished product for lhc I firs! lime. Mayor Andy Anderson and Cily Manager Tom Nulling en- The Byrne report was lahled in Ihe legislature last week and today's meeting has apparently been called to enable Mr. Fos- ter lo inform the college presi- dents of what is going to hap- pen at Red Deer. The appointment of a public trustee wilh no immediate cuts in faculty or administration is OUR NEW PHONE NUMBER IS 328-6661. 2 lines to serve you belter ANGLO DISTRIBUTORS STEREO AND PHOTOGRAPHIC CENTRE 419 5lli SI. S UTISt booth opens on weekend Southern Alberta's tourist sea- son gets under way this week- end with (he opening of the Henriorsoii Lake travel infor. malion booth. Frank Smith, Travel and Convention Association of Soulh- ern Alberta says there is suffi- cient traffic flow lo warrant Iho cine Hat and west through Iho Crowsnest Pass are not among Ihe priorities in highways dc- parlmcnt spending for the com- ing 12 months, Highways Min- isler Clarence Copilhorne said in an interview. Southern Alberta in general will get only minor repair expansion work in the S22.S mil- lion highways budget approved by the legislature Thursday cut back l.G per cent from'last year. "Highway number 3 isn't in loo bad shape it's narrow-, but f'd he spending money (here wilh some ol lh olher work Ihal need: said Lhe minister. Improvements lo llie South- ern Trans-Canada route have been pushed by Ihe Lelhbridge Chamber of Commerce and olher groups as important to tourism and commercial devel- opment. Mr. Copithorne said high- ways in norlhern Alberta lead- ing to mineral and natural re- source areas have a far higher spot in government priorities at Ihe present time. However, he said survey work will get under way for a bridge crossing to the west side al Lelhbridge. There will also be improvements lo roads in lhc Cardslon and Pincher Creek areas. In addilion. repairs and im Mr. Smith "said llie Association I provemtmls to small sections of for Historic productions i major and secondary roads wi Student jobs available Rod Lomas, co-ordinator of Lh3 Lcthbridge Canada Man- power Centre for Studenls lold Horst Schmid to speak at JA banquet Horst A. Schmid, Alberla niinislcT of culture, youth and recreation, will lie in lhc city Wednesday as featured speak- er for the Junior Achievement of Sou! hem Alberta Futures Jnlimited banquet and awards light. The banquet begins at ).m. at Erickson's Family Res- aurant. opening. The timing of the booth opening coincides with the open- ins of Ihe Walerfoii Lakes and Glacier National Parks this iveck. C'onl inning on n tourist vein, Dr. and Mrs. K u b o re enactmenl of ciii-1 conlimic ns usual. IS FAMILY DAY at (SPECIAL CHILDREN'S MENU) EXCELLENT FOOD GRACIOUS SERVICE holh bnsic ingredients relnxod one) cnjoynblc rlimn For DINNER MUSIC 6 to 8 p.m. by LEN ZOGTEMAN, Accordionist 01 n THAomnN or wrrrrni lestaulant Lclhbridgc and District Japanese Garden Society Thursday night. Dr. Kuho was presented wilh a city ercsl and a complimentary copy of Rolofl Bcny's book pan in Color. Dr. Kubn will male rccom- mendnlions for imprnvomcni-s lo lhc garden, including planting of more trees. Lhe STANDING 1IOO.M ONLY World population will double hy Ihe year 20m lo reach more Ihiin seven billion, according lo current indications. EXTRA WEAR FOR EVERY PAIR ffirffii? 317 7th STREET SOUTH LEROY'S PLUMBING 8 GASFITTING SERVICE WORK NEW INSTALLATIONS PHONE 358-8403 sodcs ol southern Allicrln's his- tory has resulted in a flurry of exc'ilemenl from the Canadian Government Travel Bureau. For lhc second lime in less Ilian a inoiilli. highly placed I ravel bureau officials in East- ern Canada have called Mr. Smilli wauling details dial can he used in Iheir internation- al lourisl. promotion campaign. Kvidcnlly (he OKawa based officials feel lhc venture, known as The Sight, Ihe Sound an Ihe Fury, can help attract many foreign lourisls to Can- ada. The p.igcanl suffered a major setback when Ihe federal Oppor- hmilies for Youlh program re- jcetal a Mhhridgc based ap- plication lo cover Ihe cost ol slndent aelovs and laborers. The .slndoitls would li.ivc pre- pared Ihe Korl Whoop-l'p pag- c.-ml silo in Indian Hallle Part Kfforls arc oimlinuing al prc- scnl lo find other linancial sources. Tho hi s I o r I c producl ions group is oplimislic about col- lecling Ihe necessary money hill is itol al prcscnl prepared lo announce what avenues they arc taking. COLD FUR STORAGE Call 327-4348 for Free Bonded Pick-up Our skilli-d 1'xnoil! will rcpnir, c'rnn qlcm- your lo Ihoir hrnuly. Also furriers clrnninrj f Mioijcs, Iri-jlliru ontj hi-lirv Canadian Furriers Paramounl Thcolro Bldg. PHARMACY FACTS FROM O. C. STUBBS While we gel. an occa- sional call for "chamomile lea" or one of the other proprietary medicinal teas, it's been many cii s c 'nee Ihe average person looked on lea of any lypo as med- icalion. Tea, il- sclf. has a ralh- cr inleresling his- lory, The lea we now drink as an evcry-day bever- age origin a 11y c.iine irom China. The (brd il only for il.s medicinal value (as Ihey believed) unlil lhc filh cetilury when il finally became thi'ir national drink. Over the cenlurirs which fol- lowed, lhc use ol Ion as a Im ei.igo spread over Ihe world. And il's inleresling lo note lhat even Iho English, while now known as "The of lea drinkers" firsl used lea only as! a medication. Kngland didn'i iH-gin using lea as a national beverage unlil the middle of Ihe fourleonlh century. Why be like Ihe man nho jumped on his horse nnd rode off in all direi-iions? Jusl re- member lhal Sluhbs Pharmacy is always your place In "'Say Hollo To A Cowl al. ISM mil Ave. S. .nl course. Open daily n.m. lo p.m. Sundays nnd Holidays p.m. lo p.m. and lo p.m. The Herald this morning lhal the centre has several available job positions. Needed to fill these positions are: waiters and waitresses, a lounge bartender, draftsmen, production line workers, an ex- perienced lire repairman and a bellhop. There are also several gener- al labor openings. The Manpower for Studenls Office is 323 ah SI. S. telephone 328-810-1. CLIFF BLACK, Certified Denial Mechanic BLACK DENTAL LAF lower Level MEDICAL DENTAL BLDG. PHONF .137-282'' Roll-a-Hoop The ifem for the young for exercise and fun. SPECEAL Hoop and Handle Call Toy Dept. SPORTING GOODS DEPT. Phone 327-5767 Tho Teachers and Parents of the ALLAN WATSON SCHOOL wish to extend an invilalicm to nil friends, associates, former pjpils and parents, to a reception in honor of John P. Watson, Retiring Principe! to be held on SUNDAY, MAY 2Blh 2-5 p.m. at the Allan Watson School ENQUIRERS PLEASE PHONE 327-2545 or 327-6648 For fun in the Sun This Holiday Weekend Visit Camm's first for all your footwear needs. tOVEir WHITE and BEIGE DRESS SHOES by Empress (illustrated1 also Joyce. ARPEGGIOS SANDALS (as shown) Made in llnly Rod, Whilf, Nr.vy nnd Srown. Oilier Summer Sonckils in llie new rrrk platform slyli-s. Chooso from Ion, Novy, White nnd CHILDREN'S SANDALS Only 55 WE CARRY HUSHrUPPIES GOLF SHOES lo. mi-n and ladi MEN'S WHITE DRESS SLIP-ONS by Jnri'ion. Docks Praono nnd Pnsvporl Itnly. WE HAVE NORTH STAR LOGGERS for llie wliolo family- Open Fri. til 9 p.m. Closed Won., May 21st Victoria Dny. CAMM'S 40.1 Slh Slrrcl S. SHOES ;