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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 30, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta J erry A. E. CROSS JZtJ. for Tape Recorder and Accessories" PHONE 327-2673 The Lethbridge Herald SECOND SECTION Lethbridge, .Alberta, Saturday, May 30, 1970 PAGES 15 TO 28 RESTAURANT AND PANCAKE HOUSE BANQUET FACIUTIES FOR 75 PEOPLE University Graduates Professor James Cou s i n chairman of the history depai merit of the University of Let bridge, delivered the keyno address today at the Un Versity's convocation exercis in SoutHminister United Churc Following is a list of degree red BACHELOR OF ARTS AND SCIENC Ltthbridge: Elizabeth Acehaid James Frederick Brandon, Dune Alislair Brown, Dennis Robert Burl David Rogtr Jo vCIcon, Karen Lynn Comptpn, Jam ..Charles Conner, Brian Arnold Coo Florlan Ray Cook, John Stanto Cope, William A. Davidson, Andre Dobfe, James Douglas Dodd, Chr Anne Dubelz, Robert Nicolas Dy Brian Patrick Erno, George F Railroaders Meet Here The 1970 spring meet of th it Northwestern Region Natt Railroaders Associ: tion is under way at Ericksen Family Restaui-ant in Letl bridge. About 80 railroad worker from Alberta, Saskatchewan and Montana are in the city the convention, which is featur .'_ ing a photo contest, cross tab clinics, train model contest an general social activities. The proceedings wrap Sunday evening. 350 Gather For Convejition About 350 delegates and visi cms have registered at the E Raocbo Motor Hotel for 60th annual state (provincial convention of the Knights Columbus. The convention, which draws members of the Roman Catho- lic men's organization from across Alberta, will feature official state banquet tonigh and-an outdoor mass Sunda morning at Catholic Centra High, The theme of the event, whic marks the diamond jubilee o the organization in Alberta, diariiy, Unity, Fraternity am Patriotism. More Rain With much of the spring seec ing completed in southern Al berta, the scattered rain show era of the past few days have been much appreciated by dis Wet farmers, and seem to be just what the doctor ordered. Lethbridge received .28 of an Inch of rain in the past 24 hours and more of the same has been forecast for the remainder the weekend. City residents may look for Ward to some slight improve- ment Sunday, as the cool, we weather slowly moves out of the forecast region. QUALITY DENTURE 324 5th St. S. Ph. 328-7684 Above Capitol Furniture EDDY DIETRICH, C.D.M. MAY SHOPPING BRIDAL CHAPEL Everything for the Summer brides. Come In and select your requirements. TIME TO STOCK UP FOR SUMMER CAMPS Paper, Paints, Crayons, Sciisors, Cups and Plates. WINE CELLAR Everything's Brewing. in for your VISITORS AND TOURISTS Take home mementos POST CARDS PENNANTS, etc. THURSDAY NIGHT SHOPPING "Keep the Southern Habit" In the 7th St. Shopping Mall PHONE 328-2301 (with Jerry Brett Fox, Teresse Annette Gall, Linda Mary Garden (with Sylvia Fran- ces Gladstone, Maria Nada Glavlna, Hugh Munro Grant, Lillian Alice Gul- yas, Gary Richard Hansen, Gary Ed- ward Hanson (with Philip HIroshi Hatano, Robert Jordan Hor- get, Douglas Joe! HIgglns (with dis- William Ronald Hoye (with Morley Frank Johnson, Edward Emit Katau, Ronald Charles Lakie, Li- onel Laurence Larcombe, Janice Lynne Lelshman, Lorraine' Lewis, Al- lan Roy Little, Alison Lucille Luco, John Gary Mehoney, Sylvio Anthony Mantello, Douglas Fraser McKay, Pa- trlcia Ann McKenzie (with Bruce A. McKillop, Dick William Meln- dersma, Gerald Anthony Newell, Reg- inald Newktrk (with great Reginald Dwayne Orlch, Douglas Edward Patching, Judith Carol Peth- erbrldge. Grant Peter Plsko, Arthur Angelo Pozzi, Sharon Kathleen Prowse, Larry David Quong, Mary Ann Radley, Hell Randma, Grant Her- bert Rombough (with Ter- rance Eldona Royer, Patricia Nadlne Rylands, Donald Henry Scheurman, Leighton Roger Schnoor, Robert Allan Seaman, Laurette Simon, Michael Dean Slavich, Marion Elaine Smith, Albert A. V. Spechf. Angela Tarleck, Russell Darrel Todd, Maria Johanna Vanden Berg (with Clarence Charles Allen Watson, William Graeme Wigg (with great Russell Dennis Wil- ton, Patrick J. Wlndle, John Robert Young. cardsion: Duane W. Barrus, Randy Lynn Broadhead, Susan Smith. Enchant: Steve E. A. Callllau. Taber: Laurie Helen Chomany, Val Norman, Delbert Charles Patching, Marv Ger- rude Pharis, Robert Michael Popson, Harold Cecil Puckett (with dlstlnc- Lorraine Yvonne RIva Cembrln, Margaret Burnett Robertson, Jose- hine Schneider (with great distlnc- Garry John Geoffrey Shllliday, rtary Patricia Stadnlckl, Anna Eliza- eth stumpfhauser (with jary Bruce Thomas, Harold Fl o y d hompson, Roberta Jean Thompson, ordon Vaughan Todd, Joy Lorraine ustian, Brian John Walker. Barnwell: Joanne A., Anderson. Glenwood: shannon Lee Archibald. Taber: Henry Baumstark, David eonard Nelson, Neil Thomas Nord- uist. cgaldale; Philip David Boras. Mon- a Dlesar, Evelyn Florence D y c k vlth great Calgary: Robert Wayne Chrlstophtr, atricia Anne Van Tol. Diamond City: Paul Hani TIM Clesll Ttlley: Enid Marie (with Lucille Marcla Gleddte with great Foremost: Francis Stanislaus Halns- orth. Medicine Hat: Verna May Holmsted. Langley, B.C.: Lucienne Victoria anly. Claresholm: Ernest Roderick fat- acreage will about acres this year, compared with acres for 1969, L. G. Jorgenson, secretary manager of the Alberta Potato Commis- sion said today. Bulk erf the increase will be in the south. The increased1 demand, he said, comes both from existing processing plants in the prov- ince as well as from two new plants expected to go on stream later this year. Processed Alberta potatoes are marketed in various parts of Canada and substantial quan titles are exported to Grea Britain, he added. Potato chips produced In A berta have an increasing mar ket in British Columbia while Alberta French fries are find- ing acceptance in many parts of Canada including the major Montreal and Toronto markets. "The increase in potato acre- Jorgenson added, "is ord- erly and in line with current market demands. For this rea- son we would not project acre- age for future years at this time since it too will have to be in line with market de- mand." The demand for fresh pota- toes is increasing as well, he said. In addition.to being snipp- ed to various parts of Canada, Alberta potatoes have fount! ready acceptance in some areas in the United States. The too new plants scheduled for opening this year are one in Calgary processing potato chips and lie otSier will be Pak-Wel Foods potato dehydrating plant at VauxhaJl. When The West Was Young rson, Oliver Charles Seward (with Hlllswing: Keiln LeRoy Tolman. Pincher Creek: John Van Eden, Syl- a Faoro. Enchant: Marjorte June Wlsst. Warner: Lillian Elizabeth Woodtord. SMILEY'S PLUMBING BASEMENT BATHROOMS REMODELLING Phone 328-2176 MOVING? Conciliation Conciliation will continue nex week, after sessions held Thurs day and Friday in Lethbridge failed to reach agreement be- tween 26 power house workers of the International Union o Operating Engineers, Local 955 and the city of Lrthbridge. Exams June 1-17 Four members of the board of examiners of the Royal Con servatory of Music will conduc piano, speech arts and drama exams in Lethbridge June 1-17 Piano examiner John Bailey who will be in the city June 1-16, is a member of BCM's piano faculty and is principal o the conservatory's North Toron to Branch. Dr. George Brough, graduate in music from Oxford Uniyers ity and a of the Soys College of Organists, will exam- ine piano June 1. Gordon Hallett, who will ex- amine piano June 16 and 17, is a member of the piano faculty and conducts special lectures in piano pedagogy. Speech arts and drama exams June 16-17 will be heard Florence Aymoiig, a msm- ber of RCM's arts and drama department, and an adjudicator at the 1970 Lethbridge and Dist- rict Kiwanis Music Festival. CALL OWEN AGENTS FOR ALLIED VAN LINES FOR YOUR FURS FURS JSlCLEANED INSURED PUR STORflGE [NEW YORK FURS 604A 3rd S. Phone 327-3276 Magrath? By DAVID BLY REXBUHG, Haho A pro- bate court judge in Rexburg, Idaho, was once jailed in Ma- grath for attempted murder. However, no formal charge was ever laid. The Hacking family was liv- ing near Magrath at the time the incident 1912. "I was about 13 at the recalls Judge Hacking "My brother, Frank, then abou 17, was taking me along a country road to shoot jack rab- bits. We were using a horse anc buggy. Three cowboys coming from town met us along 'the road. They had been drinking a bit, and decided to give us a scare, so they started whooping and hollering. Frank joined in the fun by discharging the shot- Sarsfield Heads Alberta TB Group Les Sarsfield of Lethbridge has been elected president o ihe Alberta Tuberculosis am Respiratory Disease Asso- ciation. He has worked with the as sociation as a member the xard of executive directors in 1968 and vice-president in 1969 Featured speaker, at the an nual meeting at which Mr. Sars- ield was elected, was the pres dent of the Canadian Tuber- culosis Respiratory Dis- ease Association, Dr. A. Colo- lan. Dr. Colohan said medical re- searchers hope to eradicate tu- rcrculosis within the next 10 ;ars. "The introduction of new drugs has increased the msd- cal profession's .effectiveness against the he said, 'but new cases were re- xated in Canada last year. Last year two million Cana- dians suffered from some form rf lung abnormality, most of which were not infection, but could have been prevented, Dr. Colohan said. "Emphysema increased 20- old in Dr. Colohan stat- ed, "and deaths were at- tributed to the disease, compar- J with 600 for tuberculosis." Dr. Colohan said that more information was needed by the CLIFF BLACK, R.D.T., C.D.M. BLACK DENTAL JAB MEDICAL DENTAl BLDO. Open Saturday! tveninai by Appointment PHONE 327-JHM general public to make them aware of symptoms of lung con- ditions. LES SARSFIELD gun into the air. This got them guess they thought we were trying to shoot them, so they grabbed our horse and headed into Magrath with us." Judge Hacking says the cow- punching inebriates worked on the Shelton Ranch-northwest of town, and were headed honre but they turned right aroun and led horse, buggy and boy to the town policeman who jail ed them for attempted murder "We sat there a while think ing we were in a real mess, said Judge Hacking, "but while later the marshall cam and told us he had just lockec us up until the three cowboy left town." The Hackings wer then reloaded and allowed to g home. "We laugh about it commented Judge Hacking "but we thought it was prett serious then." The city of Lethbridge's new sanitary landfill at Stafford Drive and 26th Avenue North will open Monday. The existing landfill is being completed and will be used as a storage yard for city materials. In aii attempt to cut the cost of .waste disposal, the city en- gineering department urges residents and commercial es- tablishments to use plastic gar- bage bags and to make certain paper refuse is securely tied or bundled when hauling to the landfill to keep "our west winds from scattering refuse through- out the city." At present, the Garbage By- Law stipulates "No per- son shall dump papers or other loose materials on the sanitary landfill unless the same is se- curely wrapped and tied." Provincial beard of health regulations now commit the city to strictly enforce this section of the bylaw. Contra- vention of the bylaw carries a fine of ?50 plus costs of court action. To prevent such action, resi- dents and businesses are asked to use plastic garbage bags, bundle their refuse and "Help Keep Our City Beet Tour On June 10 The Federal Provincial Agri- cultural Manpower Committee will sponsor a field day June 10, at which time affiliated or- ganizations, government offi- cials and members of the press will be taken on a tour of sugar beet farms in southern Alberta. Included in the tour will be examination of housing and working conditions for sugar beet laborers. Alberta Chamber Meeting To Be Held In Medicine Hat Witness To Speak An eye witness to the recen campus shootings at Kent 'Slat University in the United States will speak in Lethbridge Mon day. Hie talk will be given Room 121 of the Science Build ing, University of Lethbridge, a 8 p.m. LETHBRIDGE REFRIGERATION LTD. REFRIGERATION AND AIR CONDITIONING SERVICE I PHONE 328-4333 U of L GRADUATES A. t. Creti IT hologr raphy 4 hoard of directors' meeting Sunday will open the three-day 32nd annual meeting of the Al- berta Chamber of Commerce in Medicine Hat. Featured speakers for the meeting are Forrest H. Ander- son, governor of Montana, H. A. (Bud) Olson, federal minister of agriculture aid A. Gordon Archibald, first vice president of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce and president of the board of Maritime Telegraph and Telephone Co. Ltd. A panel discussion on the fed- eral governments White Paper proposals for tax reform will highlight Monday actvities, with panelists John W. Thom- son, president of Thomson Drilling Ltd. of Calgary, Wil- liam J. Sellhorn, general man- ager of Dominion Glass Co. Ltd., Hedcliffe, and Elmer Al- len, an economist for Unifarm of Alberta. A special ladies' program, In- cluding a bus tour of the city, an afternoon tea in the Elks club and a sherry and flower arranging party will be held during the meeting. The annual dinner and presi- dent's ball is scheduled for Monday evening. Wilf Bowns, general man- Student Awards Janet Mary Palmer, Leth- bridge, received her degree of Bachelor of Science from the University of Alberta at the convocation May 28. Briane Paul Schow, of Card- ston, was to be awarded The American Academy of Dental Medicine Award at !he convo- cation May 29. ager of the Lethbridge cham- ber said about 10 persons from Lethbridge will be attending the meeting. Meetings On 'Lift5 June 2-3 Oper a 11 o n Lift, workshops sponsored by the Alberta de- partment of agriculture will be held June 2-3 at Milk River and Barons. Designed to give farmers and elevator agents a better under- standing of to current situa- tion, and a knowledge of the "lift" forms, the sessions will feature George Snyder, Prairie Farm Assistance Act fieldman for Medicine Hat, and1 Walt Da- vies, PFAA Hegina. The workshop in Milk River June 2 rail be held at p.m. in the Elks Hall, in Barons, June 3, in the Community Hall. COMPLETE CARPET AND LINOLEUM INSTALLATION HAMILTON'S FLOOR COVERING LTD. 909 3rd Avo. S. Ph. 327-5454 Hlother TAKE HOME FISH CHIPS 2716 12th Avenue South Phone 328-8392 RESIDENTIAL COOLING SYSTEMS CHARUON HILL LTD. 1262 2nd AVE. S. PHONE 328-3388 WEEKEND SPECIAL FAMILY DINNER FOR 2 ADULTS AND 2 CHILDREN Chicken Chow Mem Sweet and Sour Spareribi Deep Fried Shrimps, Breaded or Pineapple Chicken Chicken Fried Rice AU FOR ONLY............. Delivered to Your Piping Holl Open Weekdays 7 a.m. fo 2 p.m. Sunday 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Phono 327-0240 327-2297 LOTUS Acroti From CPR DEPOT ;