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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - November 4, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta 2 THE lETHBRIDGE HERAtD Wednesday, November 1, OTTAWA (t'l'i ['rime Min-i lie was being interviewed on i lie said the Quebec government isic-r TrmieaiL said Tuesday (he j the CDC French network and govi'inmi'iit hold off Lmplcmen-1 was answering charges thai the lalinn of the War Measures Act federal government encouraged for five day; al'lei il was quo-sloi! by the province Quebec. act (A; ordered made ihc request Oct. H, but that Ollawa refrained from tak- ing ail ion until Oct. IB in the 'the Quebec yovcnmiciu and the hope ili.'it the police would be of j eily of Montreal lo the i able lo find lite Front do Uberii- Qucbec kidnappers of Government Grain Bill Olson OTTAWA (CI'} AgriculluiCj duee ;i protcin-grac'iiig system i dispa'ch Lite bill to committee flimsier H. A. Olson urged Llwj for wheat find assume greater wiihoiit prolonged debate Commons Tuesday to pass _ toe} authority nver grain movements J( een (hor. "rain legislation, has been before the ll'uise jiince last March, as a 'great service (iJ Canadian Rut fanner Stanley JCorcninski i said tlic bill would destroy small western dependent on jirnm elevators. The bill, first inLnKiuced in the House last March, would permit the government, to Intro- through elevators and the rail-; ways, It died in commit tut; after, Jojig cppcsi'ion criticjsm when. the session ended and re-in-1 'lr oiighly y fanners, tnuio associations, "rain com- panion railways and oUters ap- 'ng before fhe committee, troduced ijy the government in j the current session. The bill was .given second reading Tuesday ami sent to lhe agriculture committee. IM r. Olson had urged MPs to quickly Douglas Warned By Mayor To Stay Away From Town CHETWYND. B.C. (CP) .have In "suffer the conse- Mayor Frank Overlc has warn-] lances." 1 agreed M'oitld he a "mir- acle" :f all 110 clauses of the biil are perfect but id that is no reason to lit.. Lp a measure uf great val to farmers. T' bill, to replace the exist- ing Canada Grain Act of 1030, the board of grain commissioners as the Ca- nadian grains commission and eMcnd its licensing and regula- tory powers to cover yrain-pro- co.s-sing operations, such as feed mills. ed national .N'ew Democratic Party Leader T. C. Douglas to slay away from this Peace River community. In an open taller lo Mr. Douglas released Tuesday, Mayor Qverle Mid remarks marie by the British Columbia NDP Leader, Dave Barrett, had severely damaged the town's civic pnde and upset its citizens. Mr. Barrett, he said, de- scribed Chetwynd fls i com- munity ringed by shacks that could only be duplicated in Mexico. A spokesman for Mr. Doug- las's office in Ottawa said the national leader had no knowl- edge of Mr. Barrett's trip or subsequent statements. The spokesman snid Mr, Douglas was unlikely lo reply to Hie mayor's warning. Mr. Barrett commented that if the mayor is serious in his concern he will press lhe S'o- cial Credit government of B.C. to provide adequate housing for the people of the north. He said there was no justifi- cation for (he poverty he said he saw around northern com- Cbehrynd. He added i joking warning Mr. nverle vanied Mr. i for Mayor Overle, saying lhat Douglas if he was planning Douglas was at one time tour of lhe Peace River coun- bantam-weight boxing char.i- try, to stay away from CheE- wynd because it would be hard to guarantee that he would not pion of Manitoba and was "well able to take care of him- self." i'ugh Named Arbitrator In School Dispute EDMONTON (CP) Dr K. A. Pugh, former Alberta deputy minister of labor, has accepted the position of bitrator in the dispute between the public school board and the Canadian Union of Public Em' ployees. In announcing the appoint ment today, Robert d'Eslerre, chairman of the board of in- dustrial said Dr. Pugh, a former board chair- man, would hold a tearing Nov. 9. The strike, which started Oct. 22, ended Tuesday and all pub- lic schools opened today. SUPER SAVINGS AT THRIFTWAY DRUGS THRIFT- WAY ROLL AIDS 99' Reg. 1.19 PROTEIN 21 SHAMPOO NEW! NEW! NEW! RESDAN 6-oj. Reg. SPECIAL 99" Reg. !.9B ,69 169 1 1.17 .39 BAYER'S CAPSULES 10's Reg. 1.49 RICHARD HUDNUT EGG SHAMPOO Reg. 1.7.9 MAGNOLAX 99' Reg. 1.59 THURSDAY SPECIAL KING SIZE On. of 200 CASH ONLY REGULAR Cln. of 200. .39 Open 9 a.m. io 9 p.m. Open and Holidays 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. SUPER SAVINGS AT "YOUR I.D.A. AND F.EXALL DRUG STORE" 702 13th Slrccl North Phono 327-0340 Quebec Labor llinisler Pierre Laporte and James Cross, But ish trade commissioner in Mont- real. ]Mr Cross wns liilion front his home Oct. :ind Mr L.tporl Oct. JO. Mr. Laporlu was foun strangled Ocl. IS but the where abouls of Mr. Cross still are no known. He said Hie act was invoke because responsible rneu be- 1 i e v e d an insurrection wa under way and the governmen couldn't wait until "500 peopl were shot in the street" befor moving, He said the terrorists had ap pealed to sympathizers lo figh in the streets and stirred up ag tation at Quebec junior colleges CANNOT WAIT He said that in a lime of wa government couldn't wa until the enemy is in the capfia before it acts. Giving in to Hie demands o lhe kidnappers would have meant "the end of the he said in denying the govern ment had adopted either a nan or a soft line in the affair. He said the government was elected by the people and had to act for them. Mr. Trudeau also said most 'oaders in Quebec with separa- Jst sympathies had been quick .0 disavow the FLQ. Cut he said other people in .he province had identified with Jie terrorist demands by sug- gesting the governments give in lo the kidnap demands. Among Lhcse he named Claude Ryan publisher of LE Devoir, anc Louis Laberge, president of the Quebec Federation of Labor. "They aren't accomplices ol lhe FLQ, but they have identi fied themselves with FLQ de- he said. "They are sofl anc! I believe they are kidding themselves." WON'T AFFECT THEM 5lr. Trudeau said the bill now before Parliament to replace Ihc regulations of the War Mea- sures Act will have no effect on innocent persons who attendee meetings at which FLQ mem- bers of supporters were present. Under the proposed legisla- lion, membership in the FLQ is declared but it would take attendance at several FLQ meetings to bring a charge ol FLQ membership. Ho also said the right of nor- mal dissent will not be affected by (lie bill. He said no one would be pre- vented from circulating ideas such as separatism, nor would it discredit them. Withdrawal Of Troops Explained OTTAWA (CP) Defence linisicr Donald S. TUacdonald Tuesday that "much greater stability" has prompted a reduction in armed forces as- iigned to guard buildings and officials here. Hut the minister speaking Lo reporters outside Lhe Commons, declined to say how many roops have been withdrawn rom the city, calling the move a "readjustment." .Informed sources said Mon- day "not many" men had been from guard duty. IT'S A Crewman seem enthusiastic to climb aboard lhe SDL-? a sub- mersible or midget subjnarne designed to play QTI important role in maintaining Canad- ian sovereignty over adjacent walers. The SDL-1 was christened and dedicated in Van- couver Tuesday in a joint effort by 1he Canadian Armed Forces and the Vancouver firm of International Hydrodynamics Ltd. Government Support Sought For Kindergarten Programs LETHBRIDGE city serving about 140 tfiou- nd people, is transformed in- o a mystic wonderland in win- cr. The aurora surrounding Henderson Lake in winter, rnusl be heaven sent. Surely this can- not be man's creation alone. In fact, if I may suggest MAN need only have a little time and an appreciation of nature to re- alize the true beauty of this Beautiful country. flat, where I'm From this which hap- pen? (o be the Park Plaza Hotel, f surrey lhe golf course.. The which nn one really WINS consistently esccpl for old molhcr naltirc and her follow- ers. Tiiis equinox will bring lo young and old jtlilio. a quiet By JIM WILSON Herald Stsll Writer EDMONTON The Alberta School Trustees' Association decided Tuesday it would ac- tively seek government support "or locally adaptable kinder- garten programs financed by the government. The item has been debated at lenglh for a number of years at ASTA meetings. And con- stantly defeated in fear that il would cost all school districts money because they would al be forced to implement local pre-school classes. However, the new policy calls for a flexible prc-schno' curriculum to be developed by he provincial department oi education, which the local wards, could ttien adapt to .heir mm needs and situations they wauled to. Rural school districts had eared a provincial kindergar- en would be of no use to them iccauso of their sparse popula- ions. If the department of educa ion complies with the ASTA equest, rural areas could ablish a network of smaller lighly-localized kindergartens n homes, churches or schools is best suited fo their needs. Larger centres could esiab- ish kindergartens ia similar acilities or co-operate with private kindergartens which already exist. The ASTA already has a pol- icy calling for establishment of a provincially-fmanced kinder- garten system, but the govern- ment currcnlly is not in favor of one. Monday, Education Minister Robert Clark reiterated previ- ous statements that suggest far more proof of the real value of kindregartens will be needed before his department will con- any trustee to serve on both a city council and city school board at the same time. Looking to the future, the sider providing the estimated trustees approved a resolution million-plus needed to es- tablish pre-school education. Some Injstees said pre-school education should be the re- sponsibiliiy of the provincial department of social welfare- hut other; suggested that wel- fare officials should have no place in this sort of education prosram. The more than 470 trustees in attendance also rejected a res- olution tbat would have lower- ed the age for legal qualifica- tion as a student to four years old. instead of six as at present. TAULE RESOLUTION They tabled a resolution rec- ommending Lhat all dislricts establish community advisory j councils for each school, such as has been done hy Winston o2 calling for the Alberta depart- ment of education lo institute a long-range transitional pro- gram to educate students to- ward everyday use of the metric system of weights and measures which will likely replace the current pounds and feet system within the next 20 years. Nixon Car Dents Proof Of Attack SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. (AI1) The U.K. Secret Ser- vice has exhibited denls in President Nixon's limousine as proof it was the target of a barrage by anti-war demon- strators during iiis appearance in Sen Jose Calif., last week. Lilhurn E. Boggs, assistant direclor of (lie Secret Service frr protective forces, said Tues- day the visible damage "could only have been caused by rocks or oilier hard objects." Arthur Godfrey, deputy spe- cial a g e a t in charge of presi- dential prolection, said that at a guess the vehicle was hit 10 times while running a gauntlet of missile-throwing dissidents. Following statements that re- ports of the violence were exag- gerated, lhe Secret Service took a group of reporters lo the Western White House and asked them to inspect the ve- hicle which came under attack on Thursday night following a speech by (he president. The inspection showed the limousine was marred or dent- ed in several places. Andrew Hutch, the agent who drove the car at San Jose, pointed out lo reporters thti areas where damage, ID his opinion, could have been caused only by solid objects. San Jose Police Chief Hay Blackmore had said Monday the president never was in dan- ger, only a few rocks were thrown and reports of the vio- lence had been exaggerated, Medicine Kills 22 Children CHANDIGARH (Heuter) At least 22 children have died after allegedly being given medicine containing poison, Indian health officials said Tuesday. About 100 youngsters hi and around the toivn of Moga, about 125 miles west of here, look the medicine and Jhcre were uncon- firmed reporls of 50 deaths. Po- lice have arrested the 22-year- old son of a herbalist doctor and charged him with culpable hom- icide. GENERAL WEATHER AND ROAD REPORT Churchill High School in Letli- bridge. Churchill's council is now in its second year. The resolution was designed to build a bridge between the local school community and the local school staff, so that both understood the inlenlions, needs and fears of the olher. They also defeated a resolu- tion calling for limitation of school trustees to service for only hvo consecutive three- year terms (although they could run in an election after sitting out one The defeated resolution also called for lowering the age for qualification as a school tnjsleo candidate to 19 years, which is now lhe provincial I voting age; and disallowing NOON SUNH1SE THURSDAY SUNSET Lctliliriilge 34 H Medicine Hat 26 12 Pincher Creek 13 Edmonton 33 22 Jasper 49 15 Banff 40 13 Calgary 42 20 Cranbrcok