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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 20, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta Druggists floppy with new code VANCOUVER (CP) Phar- macists today welcomed Health Minister Ralph Lotfmark's an- nouncement of r e g u 1 a- tions which allow druggists in British Columbia to substiute cheaper drugs for those pre- scribed by doctors. Leroy Fevang, registrar nf the B.C. Pharmaceutical As- sociation, said he is hopeful the move will lower (lie price of drugs to the consumer and add- Albertans lose Red plane bid CALGARY (CP1 A group of Alberta businessmen may have lost an opportunily of being North American distribut- ing agent for a Russian built aircraft because of an entry from the United Stales. E. H. LaBorde. a transporta- tion consultant, said today the only way Canadians can offset North American Dockw ell's bid is to have Canada first certify the air worthiness of the aircraft. The plane, in service In t h e Soviet Union since 1966, is the short-lakeoff ami-landing Yak- 40 tri-jef. It has not been certified In any North American country, and only in a few European areas. The Alberta group has been negotiating with members of the Russian embassy in Ottawa for some time, Mr. LaBordo Eaid. The Alberta rnprescnlalives were anxious to have the jet displayed and demonstrated in the province as a possible pre- lude to establishing a Canadian distribution agency for Iha craft. North American Rock- well said last week it was ne- gotiating to obtain the distribu- tion rights In the U.S. It has a 700-mile range and can seat up to 31 passengers or be modified to haul freight. THE HOTEL WITH MORE TO OFFER AND WE NOW HAVI COLORED TV For Your Convenisnco In Making Reservation! CALL AND ASK FOR LONG DISTANCE ZEnith 0-7255 fit no cost to you IVIERA MOTOR HOTEL 5359 Calgary Trail Edmonton, Alberta Phone: (403) 434-3431 037-2510 ed that regulations on labelling will mean safer drug use. Mr. Loffmark said the gov- ernment expects that In many cases the costs of prescriptions will be reduced by and that the regulations will "thoroughly discourage high-cost drugs when the high cost is based on nothing but promotion." Mr. Loffmark said that in fu- ture, pharmacists may dispense a brand of drug other than the one named on a prescription, providing the substiute is of satisfactory quality and cheap- er than the brand prescribed. The health minister said, however, that pharmacists will not be allowed to dispense an alternative drug in cases where the doctor stipulates that no substitute be made. Debts drop to finance companies OTTAWA owed to finance companies for con- sumer goods totalled 5382.4 mil- lion in February, a 5.2-per-cenl decline from the million owed in February, J971, The report was based on a sampling of firms whose prin- cipal activity is sales financ- ing. Statistics of subsidiary falea finance companies of auto manufacturers were in- cluded, but figures from fi- nance companies which are subsidiaries of large retail or- ganizations were excluded. Bank loans were also ex- cluded. The statistics show that fi- nance companies were owed SG08.1 million for autos and million for other con- sumer goods this February, down from million and million respectively a year earlier. The figures do not cover au- tos for commercial use. Other consumer goods include such Items as furniture, television sets, appliances, mobile homes and recreation equipment. During February there were milb'on in contracts fi- nanced for autos, up from million the previous February, and 20.4 million in other con- sumer goods, up from mil- lion. February repayments total- lized million on autos, up from 524.2 million, and million for other consumer goods, up from S21.9 million. Total debt, loan and repay, ment figures do not include the finance companies intere s t charges. HIGH RATE The divorce rate in Alberta is 50 per cent higher tan the Ca- nadian rate. H. H. Smith Ltd. Customs Broker K1NCSORTE 32UHI iM-wi-Msa courts SALESMAN OF THE MONTH Roynl Trust end Jock Hlgginn, Frnser Banlim, John P fl n n e r Elizabeth Dykstra, Petrr Cnrrol) and Stella Griimex would like to con- gratulate Ray la on ing the Leihbrfrfgs Salesman of llie Monlh for April 1972. He achieved this honor by hav- ing Ihe highest volume of and MLS itilci in the city for I'-at period. Ray hcu jusl completed tho intermodlnle Real course. Ho has won Ihii nward for 3 out of tho past 5 monlhi. :oyalTrust REAL ESTATE SALES 740 4lh Avenus S. Phone 328-5516 With Ollicm from Cooil fa Coast Strong trend evident By I'ETEH LEIC1INIT7, Canadian I'rcss Staff IVrilcr A marked upswing in Iradiig, primarily due to investor confi- dence of further gains in the near future, re.sullcd in strong performances by most major Canadian stock markets this week. Analysts said reaction to last week's federal budget was more noticeable as many investors re- turned to Hie market after studying the impact new lax measures would have on certain sectors of the economy. Shares of manufacturing, pulp and paper, chemical and steel which benefit from tax cuts, all scored broad ad- vances during the week. At Toronto, the industrial Index, a prime Indicator of mar- ket activity, was up 3.96 points during the week, closing Friday at 203.84. At New York, the market en- joyed one of its best advances of the year this week in active trading. On the Montreal and Cana. dian slock markets, the compos- ite index was up 3.97 points, closing Friday at 207.11. Combined volume on the two exchanges was 7.89 million shares, compared with 7.93 mil- lion last week. A total of 12.54 million shares changed hands on the Toronto market during the week, up sharply irom 9.83 million a week earlier. SHARP ADVANCES Gold issues registered tho sharpest advances of the week, reflecting higher prices and in- creased trading on international bullion markets. Wednesday, the price of gold on the London bullion market topped (U.S.) a fine ounce, more than S19 above the official price of (U.S.) an ounce. Analysts said speculative and industrial buy- ing has accounted for much of the advance in recent weeks. On Canadian markets, goM is- sues soared to liighs for the year. During the week, the To- ronto market's gold index rose 13.17 poinls, the second-largest weekly advance of the year, to 200.69. Wednesday, the index closed at 206.58, its best level in almost two years. On Wall Street, the Dow Jones Industrial average of 30 blue- cliip issues rose 9.72 points dur- ing the week, closing Friday at 961.54. Traders said Investors appear less concerned about develop- njents of the Vietnam conflict than they bad in recent weeks. Volume on the New York market during the week was 7U.22 million shores, up from 71.92 million last week. Base metals moved mwler- ately higher benefiting from what analysts termed "bar- Speculation over poor earn- ings had driven many issued to lows for the year. During the week, the base metal index of Ibe Toronto market climbed 3.29 points to 90.47, a high for tho year. The western oil Index of the Toronto market was up 5.09 poinls during the week, closing Friday at 217.04. Bond prices Saturday, May 20, 1972 THC LETHBRiDGE HERALD 19 Budget Dollar Supplied by Doherty McCuaig Limited GOVERNMENT OF CANADA BONDS Sept, 1, '72 99.9S 100.05 Oct. 1, '75 95.75 97.75 8 July 1, '78 104.75 105.73 Sept. 1. '83 79.75 Perp. 3 Sept. 40.00 42.00 CVi% Apr. 1, '75 100.7S 101.25 7li% July 1, '75 102.50 103.50 51i% Sept. 1, '92 82.00 83.00 PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT OF CANADA GUARANTEED BONDS Alberla Ontario 1 'To Ont Hyd 9 New Br NITd C N. S. 6Vz% Quebec 7-H% Alberta BT's% Man Hyd 8 Tc '90 103.00 '83 93.00 '94 107.03 '93 103.00 '74 100.00 '92 85.00 '74 100.00 '90 104.00 '91 97.00 105.00 92.00 109.00 110.00 102.00 87.00 102.00 106.00 99.00 Ex-Taber man No. 1 citizen CALGARY (CP) The city Jaycees have chosen an 80-year -file] youth worker as their citi- zen of the year George Tillisch has organized and helped operate recreation program for boys since he first came to Calgary in 1947 and is still an active director in (he area. He came to Canada from Denmark in 192G and moved to Taber, Alta., in 1929 where he first became involved in youth organizations. Sask '90 105.CO 107.00 Nfld '90 107.00 109.00 AGT 8 '74 101.00 103.00 Man Te! 8 '71 101.00 103.00 INDUSTRIALS Alta G T Alcan 9rik'" B C. For B.C. Tel Bell Tel Bell Tel CP Ltd CP Sec Cxln Util 9M CWNG Gulf Oil C5i% Inter P P oiiT. Masscy Noranda Int Nickel 911 Nand C G St of Cdn Tr Cdn P 9Vi Tr Cdn P '90 105.00 '91 105.00 '92 108.00 '90 105.00 '79 104.50 '93 107.59 '89 103.00 '90 104.00 '91 107.00 '90 107.00 '90 103.50 '93 105.50 'SO 104.50 '90 105.00 106.50 '91 106.00 '90 105.00 '90 108.00 '90 110.00 107.00 107.00 110.00 107.00 1CG.50 109.50 105.00 106.00 109.00 109.00 105.50 107.50 106.50 107.00 108.50 108.00 107.00 110.00 112.00 CONVERTIBLES Alta G T '90 134 00 138.00 Cons Gas SVzTo 94.00 90.00 Dynasty 7 '82 108.00 112.00 Acklanils '88 96.50 93.50 Scur Rain '88 87.00 89.00 Tr Cdn P 5 '89 108.00 111.00 WC Tr C 5'i% '80 97.00 99.00 WC Tr '91 124.00 128.00 Dividends By THE CANADIAN PRESS Canada Packers Ltd., 16 cents July 3, record June 9. Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. of Canada Ltd., common SI.00 June 30, record June 9; four per cent pfd 50 cents July 31, record July 10. THE GOVERNMENT DOLLAR Groph iiowj where federal government will gel each cent and where It will bo spenl during the fiscal year ending March 31, 1973. Other expenditures include four cents education assistance, Other revenues include 11 cenls non-tax revenues. Fiscal transfer payments to provinces take nine cents of budget dollar. Eleclric car having trouble with finances TORONTO (CP) An elec- tric cor, designed to withstand impact with n brick wall, is having trouble financial hurdles. The car, which looks some- what like a lunar rover, is ex- pected to be the University of Toronto's entry in the urban ve- hicle design competition in Michigan Aug. 6. It was designed by engineer- ing students to minimize pollu- tion, conserve fuel and provide collision protection. The competition is open to all! universities and colleges and some 90 entries are expected. The estimated cost of building the prototype is about S30.000. The students have received from the federal depart- ment of transport and material and supplies from a number of manufacturers but a recent ap- plication to the Opportunities for Youth grant program was turned down. The students are continuing to Work in the project and are hoping to find more funds. IRRIGATION DIRECTOR Lethbridge, Alberto The Alberta Deparlment of Agriculture in Lethbridge, offers an excellent career opportunity for an individual possessing proven abilily in Irrigation Administralion. Typical duties: program supervision, manage- ment, and liaison will be the- responsibility of the Director of the newly formed Irrigation Division. The successful applicant will supervise programs emphasi- zing the establishment of cdequa'e irrigation system! for farm enterprise and development of land use; the definition of problems in irrigated Agriculture and their solution; the settling of all vacanl crown lands within irrigated districts and the provision of assistance and advice for eslablishmenl cf viable irrigaled farm units. This position be of interest to graduates in Engineering, Agriculture Engineering, cr Agriculture with extensive experience in Irrigation Irrigation Administration. Interested applicants must be eligible for membership in the Association of Professional Engineers of Alberta or the Institute of Agro- logists, Salary to per annum. Please quote Competition No. 1005-C-l. Closing date for applications June 12, 1972. Information and application forms from: Government of Alberta Personnel Administration Office, Room 1101, John J. Bowlen Building, 620-7th Avenue S.W., Calgary 2, Alberta CrOSSIVOrd. By Margaret V. Judah PLACE FOR EPAULETS ACROSS City prices index rise? OTTAWA (CP) Vancouver, Ottawa and Thunder Bay recorded the largest increases in consumer prices in April, up seven-tenths of one per cent in each city from their March lev- els, Statistics Canada reported Wednesday. Prices in all other major centres rose by smaller amounts. The city price Indexes com- piled by the statistics bureau record only the change in prices witbin each city from the pre- vious month. They cannot bo used to compare living costs be- ween one city and another be- cause costs varied in the base xiriod, the bureau said. H i g li e r food prices were recorded in Ottawa, Thunder and Vancouver. The price indexes for Ontario cities also reflected Uglier provincial liq- uor and tobacco taxes. Indexes for April based on 119C1 prices equalling 100, fol- i lowed by indexes for the pro- 1 vious month, were: j St. John's, Nfld., 127.5, 127.1: Halifax 129.9, 129.4: Saint John, NB., 129.5, 128.9; Montreal 130.1: Oltav.-a 135.1, 1.14.1: Toronto 133.4, 132.0; Winnipeg 131.9, 1.11.6; Saskatoon and Rc- gina, 127.3, 127.0; Edmonton and Calgary, 132.0, 131.4; Vancouver 131.0, 130.7. Based on 19S9 prices equalling 100, the indexes for Quebec City were 107.0 and 100.5. and for Thunder Bay, 107.0 and 10G.3. By Gene Fawcelte SAID TO BE THE WORLD'S FIRST ALL-PLASTIC AIR-CUSHION VEHICLE ,TMIS NEW TWO- PASSENGER CRAFT WITH RUGGED THERMOPLASTIC BODY CRUISES KJUALIY WELLOVER LAND, WATER, STOW OR ICE AT UPT040MPH... ClAIMEPTPBfA CRAFT WITH THE AIRFOILS JMPPINGTHEAIR. 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