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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 22, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta WEDNESDAY, MAY ALL( IN V T SIX HOUSES ITERANS' AREA Allocating koines to veterans to toe Psrkdale sub-divjs'on has started, and the neur chortlv be moving into tee 30 resi- dences constructed lor veterans in that eastern section the city, trie Herald was told today by w. C. Miller, regional supervisor of the Veterans' Land Act and Soidfer Set- tlement Board. Veterans securins fee houses are receiving the advantage of a write- off oa the cost price and wik able ?o pay tlie balance over a homes are being allocated only to veterans who served overseas and have families. Other deter- mining factors are the need 01 housing and the financial ability to repay the government the written- period years. s explained that the own price. The residences are being allocat- ed in order of priority and toe six with the highest priorities have al- ready chosen their homes. Those to whom residences have been allo- cated thus far are Harry Stone, Earl Tax. M. O Qualley. G. i- Livingstone, J- M. Kovac ana Percy Praise Children's Musical Talents Hish praise for the musical tal- ent of Canadians, especially thai of the children, was heard by Rotar- ians at their Monday luncheon meeting when the adjudicators at the Musical Festival were guest sneakers. Sydney Harrison and Ar- nold Goldsborough both acclaimed That they had heard in their trans- Canada tour of festivals. National Plan But both strongly urged thai. Can- ads should develop a national plan for music to give the young artists an oDportunir.- to develop their lalenis af ser they leave school. Top manv of the better ones go to U.S. or Britain where they could 2nd an ouUet for their talents. They sug- gested a national opera, symphonj orchestras and other outlets for the talents which are now too often al- lowed to atrophy. Mrs. Jackson, president of Albena. Musical Festival, and Mrs Janet McLeod. secretary. spoK" brieflv, asking public support to mafce'ttis week's Festival a grea success. Also nresens -were .Mrs Crest, treasurer; Miss Janet Larson Miss M. Brown and Mrs. C. Dame! Daniel pleased with, tw tolas. ___ Prescriptions Accurately filled and sent to you PROMPTLY MCCAFFREY'S DRUG STORES 331 5th St. S. Phone 2205. 414 13th St. X. Phone- 3445 THE HERALD'S CITY NEWS PAGE PAGE SEVEN Strike Beverage Mspensers Said Unlikely Here A strike or beverage room work rs is not. expected here, members f the Lethbndge local of OJ Beverage Dispensers' Union told The Herald Wednesday morning m commenting on Calgary reports tating tnat a province-wide strike of members may be called due to the rejection by tbe National Labor board of wage increases ior Alberta, beer parlors. "We have been getting the in- creased rate of pay since last No- vember in Lethbndge and every- thing is okay here." local union members stated. They explained that the situation -was different, in Calgary and some other Alberta centres, however, as trage increases lad not been paid there. The regional war labor board granted increases bringing wages up to S35 a week for tapmen and for floonnen. Lethbridge and Edmonton hotels started pay- ing the higher schedule but other hotels in the province, including Shief Mountain fcoad to Open The branch the Association ts im. receipt the sup- erintendent Glacier park tbe effect tkat the United States portion of CMet Mimntain Highway will be opened Em- pire Day, May 24. The Cana- dian customs and inunicntion authorities are already at their pests and the highway is in Tbe rises that snow this year per cent areraje ererr effort fa to haTe the opened by June la. fETROPfflESAREWONTUESDj EVENING AT MUSICAL FESTWAI ire shall all strike at once." "We might also extend une strike) inw Saskatchewan, where we have locals in all the mam centres." the executive said, "and u necessary hotel service employees. who in moss districts are having trouble getting agreements signed. be called out." More Servicemen And Brides Arrive those at Calgary, Medicine Hat Drumheller and in the Crows Pass appealed to the national board and their appeal was sus- tained. May Call Strike Commenting on the possibility o! smke action due to the rejection of the wage increases, the executive of the Western Provincial Alliance of Hotel and Restaurant Employees stated in Calgary Tuesday: "If strike action is deemed, necessary. .VALUES Have Gone Up Maintain adequate insurance Bowman Agency Insurance. Real Estate, Rentals At the Theatres Comalete shows: "Leave Her to "Idea Last complete show at "Sing Tour "Way Home, "Hangover Three more South Alberta soldiers and 25 overseas brides and sue children of servicemen from this territorv have arrived in Canada from Britain and are now speed- ing homeward. They docked at Halifax aboard tne Aquitarua Mon- day and on the Letitia Tuesday and are expected in this area near the end of the week. Those who came on the Aquitanla and their destinations are: Gnr R. C. A. Bobak. Shaugh- nessy; Pte. R- T. Moodie. Leth- bridge; Pte. E. G. Taylor, High Mrs. J. Mel. Abbott, ilacleod; Mrs. D. Bohnet, Irvine; Mrs. O. M. Bowley and son. John, of 963 Eighth, St. S.. Lethbridge; Mrs. D. M. Era- merson, Bellevue Mrs. E. M. Good- ner. Macleoa: Mrs. W. M. HoibaK. Masinasin; Mrs. McK. Kaufman, Medicine Hat; Mrs. C. A. Kirley and daughter. Sandra, of Medicine Hat. Mrs. E. R. Langridge and daugh- ter Ruth, of 413 Twelfth. St. IS- Lethbridge (stopping over m Re- Mrs. M. McLean, Bellevue; Mrs D. E. Moore, High River; Mrs. C. Yeo and son, of Kan- ton; Mrs.; G. Flexhaug and ter, Sonja, of Orion; Mrs. D. -N. McCallum and son, Adrian. 01 Queenstown; Mrs. M. Mmner, Milo; Mrs. J. Svrech, Picture Butte. Arrive on Letitia Those who came on the Letroa E. Blacfc of 422 Ninth St. Lethbridge: Mrs. D. A. Gordpn, Coaldale; Mrs. F. Giles. Medicine Hat- Mrs. V. Lloyd. Magrath; Mrs. E. M. Mulner, Taber; Mrs. M. A. Parker, Medicine Hat; Mrs. B_ J.. Ste-eas, Eedcliff. Jive trophies were won by con- testants at the Tuesday night ses- sion of the 39sh provincial festival held in Southminster church Arnold Goldsbrougb. and Sidney Harrison adjudicating. An addi- tional class held at this session, formerly scheduled for Thursday afternoon, was the open soprano which was won by Madge Thomas, Calgary, who capuired the Edmon- ton Women's Musical club cup. Opening the session. Kent Twells and David Linn. Lethbridge. with 88 marks, won the duologue junior. Their act was a dramatic adapta- tion which was well done with good diction, Dorothv Home and Lor- raine Lewis. Lethbndge. were sec- ond -fcith 84 marks. Duologue senior class had only one team of competitors. Audrey Leonard and Arlene Green, Leth- bndge. who received 85 inarks. The adjudicator said he considered the former more talented than the lat- ter in tr'-e presentation but both. gave a nice piece of work. Wins Cup Junior cup competition was a trophy class, including five former winners and was won by Bowman school, grade six, conducted by D. Bullis and received the Jesse Walk- er cup. Ic was an excelent chorus with the right mood and kept beau- tifully in tune. St. Basil's school, E- Vase- lenak directing, received 80 marks in choral speaking class, grade eight and was the only entry. Although there were too many pauses and accents, the group showed discip- line and kept together well for the Edmonton Women's Musical Club cup when Madge Thomas of that city was awarded 83-87 marks for her two selections. Her competitor was Muriel TorJon of Lethbridge who received SJ-84 marks. There was no worthy com- parison between the two selections with the former choosing "With Verdure Clad" by Hadyn and "Dido's Lament" by Purcell and the latter two very much lighter songs "Cairn as the Night" and "A Heart Teat's Free." Of Miss Thomas, the adjudicator said she has a senses of style but her voice needs to bej brought, under control and rseeds! more variety. Although Miss Ton- kin's selections were rather trivial and not up to festival standard, she has a good voice and her words were well to the front but her quality of tone is not right oa the high notes. Tuesday BREWERY DIRECTOR Ktne classes, choruses, choral iaciudffig speaking. city and Public school chorus, division three was won bv Fleetwood school Lethbridge with A. Kunst directing and received 85-87 marks to win the Edmonton School Board shield. Thev had an attractive tone and poetic mood- Westminster school, Lethbridge, came second wilix 36- 83. Sight Test St. Patrick's school. onlv competitor in the public school sight test, division three, won the rhythmic ensemble, compnsed Tues- day afternoon's session of tae Al- berta Provincial festival, heard at Southminster church with Sidney Harrison adjudicating. Competing for the S. Selwood trophy, chorus, 143, public school division three, Galbraitft Go. schopl. conducted by M. Luco. woa with 83 marfcs and Central school was second with 36. The winning choir had a nice feeling of imagina- tion with a saiooth easy qualify. Bowman school, unconductea. choral speaking, grade V. woa with 88. and Fieetwood was second with 83. The winners told the story welj and in a natural way. la cilv choruses, grade VT, Bow- man school came first receiving 86 marks. Galbraith school was sec- ond with 85 marks. None of the schools Quite got the idea of the song bus the winners did achieve a nice easy rhythm. Adjudicator's Complaint Although there were two entries in class 192, choral speaking, grade VH. Galbraith school did not com- BOY FOR CAMP Boy Scouts in city are now, ma icing final lor tbeir j annual-May 24 camp and competi-: trees, to be held this year at a spot a cuarter of a mile north of the traffic bridge on Oie east side, of the river at Letiibrldge. Starting at 7 Thursday, the camp will last until 7 pan. the fol- lowing Saturday, offering to tJie boys, in addition to tbe usual plea- sures of an outdoor camp, tile added enjoyment of a most comprehen- sive spors program. The sports program will include a vanety of competitioas, both for individual Scouts and for rropps. TVVUiUO These competidoas will be held Saturday aSteraooa. starting at 2 o'clock, and at that dme any inter- ested persons are invited so be on hand. Parents or of the Scouts will at thai time bare an the valuable that Is- made available through Boy Scout movement. A special award will be frwn to the Scout who can fit fbe greawrt Eumber of Scoots. All points earned by afc this camp will count towards tbe Gyro shield, -which wffl be presented mt the end of the year by the bridge Gyro Club to the troop to the district showing the highest attainment. Special points w31 be given, to troop: 1. Sho-Jring the smartest appear- ance at an inspection on Satur- day. 2. With the most acd neat camps. 3. With the greatest somber of Scouts -nth good rampreg Isxss. 4. Vfbose campsites are deasaeet oCvtllS Tiii ai j------- opportunity of seeing at first after camp Js struck. Above is pictured J. K. bead of the investment firm of Ringland, Walker and Mere- dith who was elected to the direc- torate of Feraie Co Lid. at the annual of sharehold- ers la on May 15. "f of Victoria. E.C. while Spike Jones Pleases Local Dance Lovers In Arena Tuesday Evening The venerable Arena, shoot its, Always Hurt the other direcwrs: of of Femie. o i t and to the shouts i evening appeared l both j Rock, rotund A. A. Sparks of Joseph RelHo. j. W. S-olliEg I young I sons were present at the j band" dance, the first of a series ________.__________---------------1 sponsored by three local J.OJD.S. chapters, ing the song with, good tone and public tns fee George who liter- w-t3i under 10 years was won by school one hour of she four-hour dance Spike and his band enter- tained the huge crowd the satirical pieces wnich nave givea to- k! horns, guns chinaware, and other bicycle unusual "musical instruments." taa Slickers had their admirers howling a with 82 1 pete and Westminster won with 84 marks. The adjudicator had one choir, j to ail the speaking Lethbridge Collegiate choir' There tral school's selection gether witb nice contrast. Fleetwood school won in choral sneaking oass. grace vi. m_ conducted by A. Santin. They were renditions of "Chloe." "You awarded 88. GalbraitH receiv-' ing 35. -Winner's performance had. character and good speed. Kunst conducted Fleetwood! school. CKV choruses, grade VH and they received 85. Galbraith. was second with 83 marks- Other crowd-pleasers -arere Baliard. whose "lly Apartmeas" was one of the top novelty numbers of the and Dr. Horatio Q. Hsrdfcath. whose irciiadons were loudly applauded. The next American "name" to appear at the Arena -KB. be Gene Krupa. and his orchestra, on June 25. was the only entry in the class for high or private school chorus and thev -won with 80-82 marks captur- ing" the Calgary Musicians shield. EL Parsons conducted. Calsary Honors Calgarv won the honors in the concluding class of the evening which was the soprano open corn- c The final class was city choruses. grade vm. Fleetwood school was first with 84 and Westmir-ster sec- j 5 ciasMs.; ond with. SO marks. There were. was too much emphasis only two contestants and r.eiJier on the httle unimportant gave the right meaning song. However the winners did a nice light tone. They were con- ducted by A. Kunst. words. The winners, however, had clear words thas were well pro- nounced- Bowman school, conducted by M. Simmons, carne first in city school choruses, grade V, with a mark of 87. Galbraith was second with 85. The winning choir gave mean- ZANE GREY TITLES For the first time in many months we have a complete list of Zane Grey titles. Have you copies of Wilderness Trek, His Majesty's Rancho, Western Union, etc.? All titles, Commercial Printers and Office 7tn Street South. 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