Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 22, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta
K _ THE UTHBR1DOE HERA1D Friday, Moy 22, Total Authority To Be Challenged EDMONTON (CP) Man- agement's unfettered right to manage, to lay off workers in large groups or replace them by machines, mil receive a sharp challenge in the 1970s from Ca- nadian labor. Some delegates at the annual convention of the Cana- dian Labor Congress, Canada s parent labor body, Thursday unanimously supported a resolu- tion calling for an extension of democratic principles into tne the No Qiance Of Energy Policy TORONTO (CP) The Star quotes Energy Minister J. J. Greene as saying there is no chance that Canada will evef sign a continental energy agree- ment with the United States. In a story from Ottawa, the newspaper quotes Mr. Greene as asking: "What does the United States want? Do they expect us to put them on the list of countries re- quiring foreign The newspaper says Mr. Greene was replying in an inter- view to a charge Thursday by Walter Hickel, U.S. secretary of the interior, that Canada is stalling negotiations for a conti- nental energy policy. The Star quotes 'Mr. Greene as saying he would agree to talk about trade of surplus re- sources, such as natural gas, but not about a continental en- efgy policy. Talks would be held if Presi- dent Nixon calls off U.S. restric- tions on imports of Canadian oil, Mr. Greene said. member CLC to press for exten- sion of collective bargaining, to include not only the traditional subjects of wages and holidays, but also such matters as pollu- tion control, production sched- ules and the impact on workers of technological change. This sets the stage for tough future wage bargaining and a growing insistance that workers must share in management de- cisions that drastically effect tlteir working lives. The concept has been called industrial democracy by Euro- pean trade unionists and was adopted last year by Watkms Group of dissident New Demo- cratic Party supporters led by Toronto economist Melville Wat- kins at the federal NDP's Win- nipeg convention. YOUTH SUPPORT At the week-long CLC conven- tion it was supported by the re- form caucus of young unionists. Caucus spokesmen Chris Trower, a Toronto representa- tive of the United Steelworkers, congratulated the CLC execu- lelt-wing critics and creeping socialism from others. At the opposite end of the scale are the benefits already achieved by a few Canadian un- ions, notably railway workers whose contracts give them the right to negotiate the adverse effects of technological changes but not to veto the change itself; REACTION MIXED Earlier Thursday, CLC presi- dent Donald MacDonald was the target of both cheers and angry boos when he claimed a major- ity vote against admission of a BC fisherman's union was a rebuke to sinister efforts of Death Of Joe Egg Director Rapped For Innovations T Am Not Here To Pat People On The Back' Communists pervert 100-Year-Old Belgian Woman Seeks Son OTTAWA (CP) A woman in Belgium who wiH be 100 next Thursday is seeking to get in touch with a son, who may be in she hasnlt seen in 50 years. The Belgian embassy said COnKTiuuittieu mv live Thursday for their endorsa- tion the industrial democracy concept. But his praise was bruskly set aside by William Mahoney, a CLC vice-president and Cana- dian Steelworker director, who replied the executive had made no mention of industrial democ- racy in drawing up the resolu- tion. "We are not chasing any airy-fairy ideas peddled by the- Mr. M a h o n e y said. "We're just saying we want collective bargaining ex- tended in all areas that effect working people." Meanwhile, the CLC executive last week set up a special com- mittee, headed1 by secretary- treasurer William Dodge, to have a look at all the various forms of individual democracy being advocated in Europe and America and see if any more ideas are applicable to Canada. For such countries as West Germany, Mr. Dodge said in an interview, industrial democracy stands for worker representa- tion on management situation leading, however, to accusations of tokenism from labor movement. The uproar rose after the del- egates voted to support Ms deci- sion not to re-admit the member United Fishermen and Allied Workers Union-expelled in 1948 for Communist activities the fishermen merge with another congress affiliate. Obviously elated by the triumph, Mr. MacDonald leaned into the microphone and said: "I would draw to the attention of the Communist party that the deleg-ates representing the workers of Canada haive demon- strated to you what they think of your sinister efforts to try to hah: the hall Geologist Dr. Sproule Dies At 65 JASPER (CP) Dr. John Campbell Sproule of Calgary, a consulting geologist and engi- neer widely known as an ex- By JOAN BOWMAN I Herald Staff Writer WINNIPEG A production Thursday of the modern tragi- comedy, A Day in the Death of Joe Egg, was accounted "the most worthwhile contribution" so far to the Dominion Drama Festival here, this week. DDF adjudicator Guy Beau- lne said the play, by the Saint Thomas More players of Ham- ilton, was well directed, with a five member cast which ex- libited "good presence and use of speech." The British play, by Peter Nichols, deals with the reac- tion of a young couple to the continuing presence to the home of their 10-year-old spas- pert on Canada's Thursday. He was 65. He apparently pervert this movement. h i 1 e one thumped delighted1 approval, angry delegates from a wide va- riety of unions, who had sup- ported the fishermen's .re-entry application, leaped to their feet shouting they were being MaeDonald half apologized, saying he knew smeared. Later, Mr. some delegates supported fishermen in all innocence. the. north, died suffered a verting some of the dialogue into musical comedy skits, with musical accompaniment separating them. "Tire skits are played to the audience, and doesn't allow for ttie establishment of dramatic motivation, the has an extra dimension of cruelty which was not developed. But M. Beaulne'said the play had "wonderful moments of acting" and sincerity, He was particularly complimentary to Tom Mackan as Freddie, a so- cialist friend of the couple, and Prunella Greene, as the young husband's tea-on-time, I-loves- my-son mother. heart attack as he finished pre- senting a paper on the geology of the Canadian Arctic Islands to the Western Congress of En- gineering in this Rocky Moun- tain resort town. Born in Edmonton May 13, 1905, Dr. Sproule was educated in Grande Frame and Edmon- ton, graduating with a B.Sc. from the University of Alberta tic daughter. Based en the playwrights own experience as the father of an invalid child, the two-act work offers no solution' to the age-old problem. The title of the play refers to the daughter, Josephine, nick- Joe Egg, who is able to manage only a man m a 1 amount of movement, but who, ;he play suggests, may outlive iier parents. The fourth entry in the six- day festival, A Day in the Death of Joe Egg was faulted on a number of points by M. Beaulne. The set, although fairly life- like in its representation of a The vote means that the fish- ermen's union will have to seek merger with the TJ.S.-based Ca- nadian Food and Allied Workers Union before it can enter the CLC. He okalned his doctorate of philosophy in geology from the University of Toronto in 1935. President of J. C. Sproule and Associates Ltd., a Calgary firm of geological and engi- neering consultants he estab- lished in 1951, he is survived by his wife and two married daughters, all of Calgary. Tonight's entry, Teahouse of -he August Moon, may possibly %o down in history more for the background of the cast, The Penthouse Players, than for the production. Teahouse's cast is composed almost entirely of -inmates of Stony Mountain Penitentiary near Winnipeg. the final DDF production, Luv, by Sault Theatre Work- shop of Sault Ste. Marie, -runs Saturday. WINNIPEG (CP) Beaulne, adjudicator at tins week's 1970 Dominion Drama Festival, frankly tells the little theatre groups in com- petition he sets his standards of excellence "as high as pos- sible." I am not hoie to pat people oh the back and thank them for being says Mr. Beaulne, Quebec's director general of theatre and drama conservatories, uho has ad- judicated two previous festi- val finals. At the beginning of aw week-long festival, and on various occasions as the fest- livaLprogressed, he also out- lined his demands of theatre excellence. "Only the best production should reach the stage." And he frequently warned festival audiences that they "must beware of becoming a patronizing audience." Mr. Beaulne also makes clear that he sets as high a standard for himself in his role in the festival as he does for the performing groups m theirs. "I have to be the best pos- sible audience to see a show." grapes tyispute Resolved living room, was entirely in wMte, grays and black. This color scheme was repeated in the costumes. The adjudicator said the set was "too designed" and did not mirror the life which went on around the "vegetable of Joe Egg." Director Peter Hearing, who has won a number of DDF awards for direction in the past, was criticized for con- Maria Isabelle TWery her last Reuther's Successor Named (tLUJ.ua jr. The work will be followed by the presentation of nine festi- val awards, and excitement is beginning to rise as the guess- ing game get more earnest. The Playgoers of Lethbrjdge production of The Hostage is eligible for seven awards. (Theatre One's production of Survivors-Survivaiits has auto- matically won at least Drivers Won't Need Photos For Licences HEAT WAVE KILLS 89) NEW DELHI (Reuters) A least 650 persons are known have died in a summer.he wave sweeping wide areas India, said reports from sta capitals reaching today "has Maurice Cruls, 76. The embassy said that after a of the United States, where Maurice emigrated in 1920, there is reason to believe he may be in Canada. Anyone knowing anything of Mr. Cruls was asked to get in touch with the Belgian embassy; HALE OPTICAL Gary Martin Dispensing Optician COMPANY LTD 307 olh St. S. 317-71SJ Tag Brinks With Sugar Urge Diabetics TORONTO (CP) The Cana- dian Diabetics Association has urged the federal government to force soft-drink manufacturers to label clearly bottles that con- tain sugar-sweetened pop. Sonee Cohen, association pres- ident, said Thursday confusion arose after the federal govern- ment's ban last fall on cycla- sweetener for sugar-free soft drinks. Soft-drink manufacturers were allowed to continue to use bottles marked "sugar free" for one year and had only to mark caps and cartons, he said. DETROIT (AP) Leonard Woodcock, 59, was unopposed for election as president of the United Auto Workers Union at a meeting today of the union's 25- member international executive board. His election to succeed the late Walter P. Reuther was as- sured Thursday by the with- drawal of the only other contest- ant, fellow Vice-President Doug- Motors, Ford uid also with the implement indus- ry. Renewal of pacts in the IJlAU MOTOR HOTEL. AND RESTAURANT (LICENSED) 0 I I For Prospective Bride and Groom WATCH AND CLIP THIS ADVERTISEMENT EACH FRIDAY FOR HINTS ON Yll 1 Jl II J4ow Jo (jour Wadding FORMAL WEDDINGS The weddings are always subject to geographi- cal and regional customs. For instance, m New York the cutaway Is the correct attire, while in New Orleans it would be a tropical lightweight of white or pearl grey. There are three choices of formal the ultra formal, the formal and "dinnerJacket for- mal. Which one chosen depends on her personal taste and her parents purse. Among the "musts" at a formal wedding are a maid of honor or matron of honor and from J to 12 bridesmaids. The bridegroom must have a best man and ushers of the same number of bridesmaids plus an usher for every guests. There must be music and flowers to contribute oural and visual beauty.. There must be a recep- tion and a formal receiving line so that good wishes may be showered on the newlywed couple. i Nixon Attempts To Rally Market 0 MR. WOODCOCK las A. Fraser, 53. Woodcock wil serve until the UAW's 1972 con vention. Heuther headed the union o members for 24 yeai before his death in a plan crash May 9. To mild-mannered Woodcoc falls the tough new contrac bargaining later this year wit the Big Three of the automotiv erospace industry ext year. comes up New car sales and profits of he auto-makers have been sag- ng this year, arid the compa- .es already have indicated they will, take a tough stand in nego- tiations to supplant three-year contracts expiring next Sept. 14. Woodcock is expected to carry forward both, economic and so- cial policies enunciated by Reu- ther, who often remarked: "This union is about people, not just another nickel in the pay envelope." FRESNO, Calif. (AP) In he first major breakthrough in five-year California table grapes labor dispute, two large growers have agreed to two- ear contracts with Cesar Chav- z's union. "I felt it's time we stopped thinking with our hearts and tarted thinking with our one of the growers, An- hony Bianco, said after the agreement was announced Thursday. "We just want some The two Bianco Fruit Corp. of Fresno and the Dispoto Co. of Tulare, owned by Bruno Dispoto-pro- duced of the pound! of fresh grapes grown in California in 1969. Chavez, who organized a wide boycott of table grapes to gam union recognition, told a news conference the contracts were "very moderate as to But be said he was hopeful they would bring "a measure of peace to the grape industry. _ The contracts call for vine- yard workers to receive an hour as a minimum wage, plus a 25-cent-a-box incentive rate. They also will get 12 cents an hour in fringe benefits; WEATHER AND ROAD REPORT ABOVE ZERO A NOON WASHINGTON (Reuters) Nixon sought to bol- ter the tumbling stock market with a new prediction that the Jnited States economy will turn pward in the second half of 1970. He also heW out nope that the Federal Reserve Board, as con- cerned as the White House over lie continuing spectre of infla- ion will ease its monetary pol- icy later in the year. Nixon's views were expressed during a meeting with Bernard J. Lasker, chairman of the New York Stock Exchange, and dis- closed later by a presidential spokesman. While the president conferred with the stock exchange chief, the market continued its down- ward course to the lowest point in more than seven years. At the same time, Nixon came in for a slashing attack by Lawrence O'Brien, Democratic party chairman, who said inves tors had lost since the Nixon team came into office 16 months ago. Whether the stocX exchang- chairman made any urgent ap- peal to the president was no revealed by the White House. Presidential spokesman Ron- d L. Ziegler played down the ming of the meeting, pointing tut that Lasker requested it iree weeks ago, but because of le continuing market plunge any observers thought.it took n an emergency character. The continued inflationary ireat was highlighted Wednes- ay when the administration an- ounced, with the White House xpressing disappointment, that he cost of living in April umped 0.6 per cent, the biggest ncrease this year. The president also made the point that tight restraints being pplied to the federal budget by us administration will allow a continuing expansionist mone- ary policy by the Federal Re- serve Board. The White House objective in relaying this latter comment ap- >eared to be aimed at the iresent high interest rates, phich have caused the economy o stagnate while inflation has :ontinued. EDMONTON (CP) At least for now, there will be no photographs on Alberta iriver's licences. Highways Minister Gordon Taylor said today his depart- ment has concluded that it would be too costly to have driver's photographs on opera- trs' licences. He said a departmental eom- mittet found that the cost would be minimum to cover all holders of Alberta licences. This would mean an increase in the cost of each driver's licence of at least 50 'After weighing the benefits of identification against the ad- ditional tax burden, the govern- ment has decided not to pro- ceed with this program at this time." 0 OFFERING YOU THE FINEST IN CATERING FACILITIES LARGE OR SMALL WE CATER TO THEM ALL PHONE 328-2366 FOR RESERVATIONS AVENUE and MAYOR MAGRATH DRIVE IDIh AVENUE and IWATUK mMwunm _> WAREHOUSEMAN'S LIEN ACT AUCTION SALE Pursuant to WarthouMman's Icin Act we will offer fallowing for idle by public auction al HURIBURT AUCTION SERVICE WAREHOUSE 1920 3nd AVE. S. THURSDAY, MAY 28-6.30 p.m. 4 dressers; 2 beds) TV; jewing machino; washing ma- cnine; chesterfield and choir; pictures; table-; choirs; end lablss; fridge; stove; pole lamp; baby buggy; kids chair; stroller; crib; lamps; cooler; TV troys; numerous cartons. THE56 ITEMS BELONG TO A. G. EHRO lot No. E379 In at Owen Distributing ltd. 15.16 lit Ave. S. SALE CONDUCTED BY HURLBURT AUCTION SERVICE LTD. 1920 2nd Ave. S. 328-4705 AUCTIONEERS TED NtWBY KEITH tRDMANN lie. No. 41 No. 458 SUNRISE SATURDAY SUNSET Lethbridge Medicine Hat Pincher Creek Edmonton...... Banff........... Calgary........' Peace River..... Prince George Kamloops Vancouver Saskatoon i.. Kegina Winnipeg....... Thunder Bay Toronto Ottawa........ Montreal St. John's, Nfld. Boston......... Los Angeles ,i. San Francisco Las Vegas 72 48 74 54 67 39 71 50 66 42 .02 69 44 66 52 61 46 .24 73 52 59 41 .24 68 49 65 43 68 38 57 39 69 54 .14 72 60 71 59 .14 65 31 61 52 79 74 59 63 52 90 61 Fined In Tax Case EDMONTON (CP) City businessman Roy Gregg was fined a total of on. two charges of making false state- ments in his 1906 and 1967 in- come tax -returns and one charge and given 30 days to pay tax en income totalling He was fined on each charge and giv en 30 days to pay. Gregg is president of a com- pany which specializes in dis- tributing industrial equipment to trucking, construction and other firms. Papers Establish Advertising Sales Group TORONTO (CP) Formation of a newspaper advertising sales group and appointment of Robin L. Hall as its president was announced today by Beland Honderich, publisher of Toronto Star. t Mr. Honderich, chairman of the new sales agency, said its network's chatter members are Toronto Star, Montreal Star, London Free Press, Hamilton Spectator, Edmonton Journal and Calgary Herald. Mr. Hall is a foper corpo- rate marketing director and president of Bristol-Myers. He spent 15 years as an advertising agency executive in Canada, England and Australia before joining the packaged goods :irm. Mr. Honderich said the new company will co-ordinate mem- ber papers into a competitive advertising medium. "From this will be developed a complete marketing and sales service to mass-market, adver- he said. SYNOPSIS Cloud and rain from a dis- turbance over southeast e ri British Columbia has spreac into central Alberta. Southern areas remain sunny. Another upper cold system moving across British Columbia wil cause showers and thunder showers over the western forecast district spread jreas of the Us evening. These showers will astward to eastern Alberta overnight. At the passage of the cold front, strong gusty vinds are anticipated1. Satur- day, most areas will be some- what cooler. Skies will be cloudy. FORECASTS LethbrMge Sunny be- coming cloudy with scattered showers this afternoon. Occa- sional thundcrshowefs late this afternoon and evening. Mainly cloudy with scattered showers Saturday. Continuing cool Winds light southwest- erly becoming W20 and gusty this afternoon. Low high 50- 65. Medicine Hat Mainly sun- ny today becoming cloudy with occasional showers or thunder- showers this evening. Mainly cloudy with scattered showers Saturday. Cooler. Winds S15 be- coming W20 tonight. Low-high 50-65. Kootenay, today with occasional rain be- ginning this morning. Ctoudy tomorrow morning becoming sunny by noon. Winds light ex- cept occasionally southerly 15 this afternoon. Low tonight and high Saturday at Cranbrook, 40 and 70; Castlegar, 45 and 72. Sarah To Marry LONDON (AP) Actress Sarah Churchill, 55-year-old daughter of Sir Winston, said today she will marry next week lot the fourth time. The man is sculptor Cloff de Wet, 58, a vet- eran French resistance agent, who has been married twice. Owotonna 95 High Capacity POWER MIXER MILL Exelusivr olr fold hammiri t High capacity t variabU control on drag feeder See Us Today For All Your MIXING REQUIREMENTS GENERAL FARM SUPPLIES Sentenced To Die In Gas Chamber 8AN FRAitOESCO (AP) Claude Martin, 38, of Montreal was sentenced here to die in the California gas chamber for killing two men here last year during a series of robber- ies. Judge Walter Calcagno passed sentence on Martin, who escaped from St. Vincent de Paul Penitentiary in Mon- treal last July 5. Martin ted pleaded guilty here to shooting druggist Man- ley Oppcnheimcr, 55, on Nov. 1, last, and stabbing bartender Jo- COUTTS HIGHWAY PH. 327-3165 OFFICIAL AS AT 9100 A.M. TODAY COURTESY OF AMA bare and Motroists seph Russell, 51, on Nov. during robberies. 19, Snow tires or chains are no longer required when travelling in any mountain area. There is a 75 per cent restric- tion on the following highways: Highway 3 Fincastle Medi- cine Hat; Highway 5 Ma- grath 16 Cafdstoh; Highway 61 from the junctioil of Highway 4 (6 Foremost and one mile south of Foremost to Manyber- ries; Highway 62 Magrath to Del Bonita. Effective 7 a.m. April 29 there was a 75 per cent loading restriction im- posed on Highway 23 from the junction of Highway 3 to Barons. PORTS OF ENTRY (Opening and Closing Coutls, 24 hours- Carway 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. MST, Chief Mountain effective May 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Del Bonila 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Roose- ville, B.C. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Kingsgate, B.C., 24 hours; PorttaU- Rykcrts 8 a.m. to midnight; Logan Pass, closed. All highways in the Leth- bridge district are bare and in 0od driving condition. Highway 1 Trans Canada Highway. Calgary to Banff is mostly bare and jn good con- dition. Banff (ft Rersisidlte Is in good condition. are advised to watch for fallen rock. The Banff-Radium and Banff-Jasper highways are bare and in good condition. Creston Salmo highway is bare and in good torists are asked to watch for fallen rock, deer and caribou.