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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - November 6, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta 2 THE LETHBRIDGE HEHALO Friday, Novombcr 6, Teachers' Association Opposed Idea Of Regional Bargaining EDMONTON (CP) Strong claimed Aug. 1. So far, opposition lo Hie J d c it of re- hoard says it lias received 110- gional bargaining was voiced lice that boards have done this brirf snhniilled to the pro- in sn regions llirouglioiit vincinl cabinet Thursday bybcrla. Hie Alberta Teachers' Associa- tion. b'diool boards may bawl to- gether Tor bargaining purposes under the new school aci pro- Thc brief stresses thai boards wliicli join together are abandoning one of the major reasons for their existence, Tlie Lelhbridgc and Medicine i namely the provision of an edu- Hal school districts and ATA Irnlional service adapted for lo- locals say they ere now pre- pared to start formal bargain- ing procedures, o" a regional cal needs. The association said it is pre- pared to meet the challenge of Early Solution Needed Soon In 'ChickenrAnd-Egg War1 MORRIS, Man. (CP) Fed- eral Agriculture Minister H. A. (Bud) Olson said Thursday the current "chicken and cgg- war" between the provinces Mill likely escalate to oilier products if a solution is not found soon. Mr. Olson made the com- ment in a speech in this com- munity, 40 miles southwest of Winnipeg, where he was allend- ing a political meeting in sup- Teacher Eyes Aalborg's Old Scat LLOYDMINSTER (CP) C. A. Hancock, a 30-year-old school leacher, will be the So- cial Credit candidate in tlie provincial general election for this riding on the Alberta-Sas- port of Ken Hanssen, Liberal candidate in the Nov. 16 fed- eral byclcclion in Lisgar riding. In an interview, Mr. Olson said tliere are "all kinds of in- dications" lhal other commod- ity groups are considering ask- ing for restrictions on inter- provincial trade, allhough (lie provinces have temporarily agreed to suspend such regula- tions. For example, he said, Alher- ta poultry producers are threatening not to buy cartons made in British Columbia be- cause that province will not ac- cept AJberta broilers. The chicken-and-egg be- gan earlier this year when Quebec put restrictions on ship- ment of eggs into the province. Since then, most other prov- inces have responded with sim- ilar restrictions on poultry products. Mr, Olson told the meeting he per cent increase. Mr. Olson said barley prices hiivc been rising steadUy, and he hopes for a quota increase lo 20 bushels by the end of Ihe ci op year, from the ten bushel urges the province to take ad- regional bargaining, but added that the concept "is detrimen- tal to Hie best interests of the students of Alberta." On financing, tlic brief urges increased spending on elemen- tary education. The existing provincial grant structure which pays lower amounts for elementary grades than for secondary, is related to exist- ing needs. But increases in ele- mentary grants will encourage better services at this level, it adds. The ATA also favors an in- crease in provincial grants to encourage higher qualifications for teachers. It says that grant structures established this year base a teacher's salary on an average involving three years of training. This should be four years. In respect to teacher educa- tion and certificaiion, the ATA quoia now in force. !u Ihe 1SC9-70 crop year, the federal wheat acreage reduc- tion program resulted in only 12 million acres being planted in wheat by western farmers. katchewan border. Mr. Hancock, who won a three-way race tor the nomina- tion, ivil't try In hold Provin- cail Treasurer A. 0. Aalhorg's seat. Mr. Aalborg will retire from politics. The Lloydminster constituen- cy, created by redistribution, coincides with Sir. Aalborg's seat of Alexandra. Mr. Aalborg. 56, who an- nounced some time ago that ho would not seek re-election, has been a member of the legisla- ture since 1S48. He held the education and telephones portfolios before be- is confident the farm products marketing bill, now before ths Commons, will succeed in pre- venting a continuation o! such restrictions. On another subject, Mr. 01- Clark Will Rim In Olds Riding OLDS (CP) Education coming provincial treasurer In j Minister Robert Clark was son said the federal govern- ment's current thinking is that western farmers should aim at planting about 18 million acres of wheat in the current crop year, along with about 14 mil- lion acres of barley, a 30 to 40 low. Meanwhile, in Manning, MLA Robert Wiebe was unopposed for the Social Credit nomina- tion. I nominated to contest the Olds- Didsbury riding for the Social Crfcdit party in the next provin- Unifarm Given UGG Support WINNIPEG (CP) 'ales to the United Dele- Grain Growers annual meeting Thurs- day passed a resolution in sup- port of Alberta's Unifarm or- ganization, despite suggestions that the UGG should divorce it- self from all such farm groups. The indication of support 1 dards. vantage of a teacher surplus to improve t h e quality of educa- tion. It commends the govern- ment for cutting down on Hie number of teachers holding let- tors of authority rather than having certification. Letters of authority are sued to teachers who, for va- rious reasons, do not have Ihe necessary qualifications for an Alberta teacher's certificate. Many of these are teachers from outside Alheria. The association also wants to take over teacher certification. As for curriculum, the ATA favors the abolition of depart- mental examinations, but only if "the full responsibility for evaluation (of Grade 12 is placed upon teachers in the schools. It opposes any move to have universities or oilier insliliit- lions selling Grade 12 stan- came in a resolution asking members to debate UGG par- ticipation in Unifarm, and that the conclusion serve as a policy recommendation. Unifarm is a union between the Farmers' Union of Alberta and several other dons, and the grain growers has a member on the board of Unifarm and pays an annual grant of One delegate said support of The association favors a modified quarter system to re- place school the existing year. Details 10-month are not spelled out in the brief, but a semester system coinciding with those of universities or other post-secondary institu- favored, If this is approved, universi- ties will have to agree to ac- cept school marks rather than departmental exams for en- cial election, posed. He was unop- r flABOR CLUB Cor, 2nd Ave, and 13fh St. North WEEKLY ENTERTAINMENT Friday and Saturday Evening In The Clubrooms "ANYTHING GOES" MEMBERS AND INVITED GUESTS f HU MOTOR HOTEL AND RESTAURANT CLICENSEDI' For Ihs prospective Bride and Groom WATCH AND CUP THIS ADVERTISEMENT EACH FRIDAY FOR HINTS ON Jo Reminders: 1. The euslom of seating on honored guesl ol thg righl of iHg hosl M tht, of tlie church baling nrranrjemcnl. THe hrirle's fnrnily U enlerloinlng Ihs groom'j family. hsncs Ihs lotler receives (he honored posilion. 2. Slipping Iho ring on 1hrj finger ii easier you wear mills rmleod of gloves. 3. Upon arrival, Ine gucsls art! asked by ushen to designate llieir preference of leallng; tin bride's or groom's lida of Ihe church. 4. You should hove ushers than bridesmaids. If cfforcb bettor service. One usher for Iwenly-five to fifty guests. 5. Have your bridal shop ipnd a filter lo ossijl you ond your bridesmaids In dressing. 6- Be corcful of lipslirk. Use il sparingly or it will nhow up as a dnrk .iplolch In phologroph1. And don't got il on your who defeated Peter Heese of Manning. Ted Allen of BarnweU lost to L. F. Enyder of Wayne, and H. M. Dicksoa, Jr., of Warner, who were returned as the two Al- berta directors. D. L. Trapper of Kan-is, S'ask-., who has been on the board for 10 years, was re- elected by acclamation. All were elected lor three- year terms with Mr. Dickson and Mr. Donaldson starting their third terms and Mr. Sny- der beginning his sixth. OFFERING YOU THE FINEST IN CATERING FACILITIES LARGE OR SMALL WE CATER TO THEM ALL PHONE 328-2366 FOR RESERVATIONS 10th AVENUE and MAYOR MAGRATH DRIVE HALE OPTICAL 1 j CQMPANr ITD. 307 6lh 51. 5, Gory Dispensing Optician 327-71 M slates. Unilarm results in discrimina- trance requirements, the brief tion against Saskatchewan and Alberta UGG members. However, Allan Smith, UGG vice-president, pointed out that the company gives financial support to equivalent organiza- tions in other provinces, such as the Manitoba Farm Bureau and the British Columbia Fed- eration of Agriculture. Peter Reese, a Manning, Alta., delegate, suggested the UGG withdraw support from all farm groups. Warner Man Re-elected As UGG Director WINNIPEG (CP) Two newcomers were defeated Thursday in an attempt to gain positions on the board of direc- tors of United Grain Growers Ltd., as farmer-delegates to the company's annual meeting returned three, incumbents to office. He-elected as the represenla- live of the Peace River dis- trict in Alberta was W. E. Donaldson of Grande Prairie, Increase Shown In U.S. Vote WASHINGTON (AP) When the counting Is finished it's al- most certain to show more Americans voted Tuesday than in any mid-term election, as anywhere near .hat of a presidential year. With scattered voting districts yet to be counted and thousands of absentee ballots to be tabu- lated, an Associated Press sur- vey shows an unofficial total of tallied so far. That's near the final total of 1966 and well over the in 1962. The I960 pres- idential vote was and the 1968 total was A recount of ballots may be required to determine winners of major races in five states. A t Democrats leading in all gover- norships in Oklahoma, Rhode Island and Maine, a Senate seat in Indiana and a House of Rep- resentatives seat in Kentucky. A sLsth race was settled Thursday when Democrat Sander Levins conceded defeat to Republican Gov. William Mil- liken in Michigan. COLLEGE CO-EDS FOUND SIAIN June P. ErJerlin, Rego Park, N.Y., and Mary Ellen lenihon, Queens, N.Y., bolh nursing students al Queens Community College, wers found dead Wednesday in a highway dilch near McCon- nellsburg. Pa. Polite said loday bolh girls, who left New York Oct. 24 for an antiwar meeting in Washington, D.C., bad been shot. Soviet Diplomats Ordered To Leave BUENOS AIEES (Renter) Two Soviet embassy officials today were under 48 hours' no- tice to leave Argentina after being arrested with microfilm which police sources said con- tained pictures of strategic mili- tary installations. A brief foreign ministry com- munique issued Thursday night said the two men, Yuri Ivano- vich Hyabov and Yuri Slamorr tov, "were surprised by police authorities as they were carry- ing out activities incompatible U.S. Launch Secret Spy Satellite CAPE KENNEDY, Fla, (AP) The U.S. Air Force today launched a secret spy satellite intended to provide almost in- stant warning of a long-range missile attack on the United States by the Soviet Union or China. Tlie satellite Is to give a 30- minute warning of such an at- tack, doubling the 15 minutes jiat present systems give U.S. "orces to prepare anti-missile devices and launch bombers and missiles in retaliation. A Titan III rocket thundered away from Cape Kennedy at a.m. EST to propel the spy satellite toward a near-stationary orbit about miles above the Pacific Dcean, The Pentagon clamped a se- crecy lid on the launching and made no advance announce- ment. A brief statement after iftoff said only that4he rocket had been launched with an ex- jerimental payload. From a position above South- east Asia, the satellite's infra- red sensors could detect the ex- laust of rockets launched from the Soviet Union or China. The satellite would send the information to a ground station which is nearing completion in Australia. The alarm would then be flashed to the North American Defence Command. A rocket warhead takes about 30 minutes to cover interconti- nental range, and the sources said the U.S. and Canada would ie placed on the alert almost immediately. Writers Refuse To Offer Works To Ryerson Press TORONTO (CP) Two more [them published by an Amerl- Canadian writers have an- nounced that they will offer TIQ Future work to Rycrson Press rtncause of jls Slates interests. Eli Manclfit and Millon Acorn, both under contract to Ryersan, said Thursday (hey would ral.lier sec their works pass into .he public domain than have can-owned company. Royal Canadian Legion PIPE BAND'S 7th ANNUAL TARTAN BALI Saturday, Nov. 7fh in the MEMORIAL HALL Dancing from 9 p.m. 'til a.m. to the MOONGLOWS ORCHESTRA SPOT PRIZES DOOR PRIZE Cogple Earlier this week, the United Church ol Canada announced it sale'lo" United j had agreed to sell Ryerson lo I Mc-Graw-Hill Canada Ltd., wholly-owned subsidiary of Unilcd States firm. Al Purdy said Wednesday he will nol allow Ryerson to pub' lish his anthology ol young Ca- nadian poels because of Hie sale, even at tlie risk of facing legal action. Mr. Mandcl, who lectures on Canadian culture and society at York University in Toronto, said he and Mr. Acorn have "first- contracts uilh Ryer- i son. entitling Lhe company' to a lirsl look al. anything they j Each has had IWD pre- viou.T works published by the firm. Mr. Acorn, visiting Toronto from his home in said he had dealt "in good fnilh" with llycrson as a Cana- dian company. "Now, to put it bluntly, it's an American imperialist company so I'n; decided lo shuck off Ihe whole thing. I'm not lo with their character as mem- bers of a diplomatic mission." Government officials declinec to give further details, but po- lice sources said the two rnen administrative employees in the embassy's commercial depart monl, were arrested Wednesday as Ihey were going tri a clandes- tine meeting in Buenos Aires. Police later found Mamontov was carrying an aluminum cap- side containing microfilm o; strategic military and civil in- stallations in Argentina, the sources added. Both men were taien (o politi- cal police headqurrters for questioning. They were released Thursday night shortly after So- viet Ambassador Yuri Vollu was summoned to the foreign minis- try. Soviet embassy spokesmen today refused to comment on the case or the communique. Old Folks' Home Fire Kills 17 MONTREAL (CP) A tragic pre-dawn fire that killer] 17 ot 34 patients at an old folks, home early Pinte Thursday in suburban aux Trembles was tile second major fire to hit the area in 13 years. In April. 1857, n year before Foyer Ste. Bemadette was opened, a fire killed 15 people in a local nursing home. In Quebec City, Premier Hob- ert Bourassa told reporters the fire Thursday appeared "purely accidental." Mr. Bourassa said a "prelimi- nary report" on the Haze also showed there were Ulree per- sons too many housed in the home. However, the building, wo adjoining three-storey du- plexes, was in "class A" shape. Firemen said the blaze fol- lowed a furnace explosion in the basement of the tome. Dense smoke rapidly filled the build- ing, hampering rescue work and asphyxiating six women and 11 men. Fourteen of the victims were found still in their beds. One was in a wheelchair and two others died later in hospital. "They didn't have a Pierre Ganepy, local fire flnd police director, said in an inter- view. "Most of the poor souls died in Iheir beds or on the floor as they tried to crawl to safety." Foyer Ste. Bernaiiet-eis owned and operated by Lucien Paradis, 'Id, a former company executive and bush pilot Beaten Baby In Hospital For 54 Days EDMONTON (CP) The Al- heria P o c i .11 development hranch will npply Way for temporary custody of a six- 70s To Be Critical Period For North EDMONTON (CP) Orderly development of Canada's norlli- lands depends primarily on lie co-operation of government with industry and residents of the North. Jean Chretien, minister of Indian affairs and northern development, said Thursday night. "The 70s will be a critical pe- riod for northern Canada, Mr. Chretien loM delegates at Ihe Rural Area Dwellers Earn Less OTTAWA (CP) Canadians living in rural areas earn less money, Hve in older and more overcrowded bouses and do nol, enjoy the same health and edu- cation facilities of Canadians living in urban areas, says a report made public Thursday by Ihe Canadian Council on Rural Development. In the report to Regional Eco- nomic Expansion Minister Jean Marchand, the council recom- mended a new division within his department to be concerned only with rural development. The 3l-member council, headed by David Kirk, execu- tive secretary of the Canadian Federation of Agriculture, is fi- nanced by Mr. Marchand's de- partment but is independent of it. The council says that about 26 per cent of the Canadian popu- lation lives in the rural areas. Although they are a minority group, "it would be morally dis- astrous for Canada if, on this account, they were to be neg- lected, exploited or discrimi nated against." "They must not be allowed to become Canada's forgotten says the report. The highest priority should he given to government economic development programs designed to fill the needs of rural Can- ada. National Northern Development Conference which ends today. "What we do during Ihis dec- ade will determine what kind of place the Norlli he for many years to come. "Whether we arc able to bring about orderly develop- ment will largely dupsiid upon the northern objectives we set for ourselves in the '70s, upon Die mechanisms we establish and upon our determination a3 Canadians to achieve these objectives. The discovery of oil Is having great effects on northerners, he said. "The past decade has seen remarkable change in the alti- tude of Ihe petroleum industry, of governments and of Canadi- ans generally. "There is no longer any doubt that oil and gas will Ir found in large quantities in the Canadian Arctic; that it ivill be brought 10 southern markets; and that in one way or anolher, it will greatly affect the lives of north- ern residents." "The last decade was a period of concentration on the tremen- dous resource potential, particu- larly in oil and gas and mining and the methods whereby north- ern resources could !.e brought to market at competitive prices. If we fail to ensure or- derly and balanced development we shall be perpetuating the er- rors and mistakes, primarily pollution, which have become sue a hurt' .n in otlra- parts of the country a: 1 we shall face heavy Is, both social and economic. "To avoid them, we must have clearly-defined and wide- ly-accepted objectives for north- ern development. These objec- tives must be broadly-based and must ensure the co-ordination of all agencies of government for common goals. "The stakes are high. They are nothing less than the future of a third of Canada's land mass, the future of those who are commited to the North and, to a large extent, the .future of Canada itself." GENERAL PRESENTS THE WEATHKR AND ROAD REPORT 36 ABOVE ZERO AT NOON SUNRISE SATURDAY SUNSET 5: CO Lclhbridgc ___ Pincher Creek Medicine Hat Edmonton Jasper Banff..........48 Calgary....... 56 59 52 51 23 42 24 39 20 12 18 24 16 31 4i 32 30 18 44 35 48 47 Saskatoon.....42 25 24 28 Prince Rupert Penticton Cranbrook Prince Goerge Kamloops Vancouver Regina 47 44 40 ,52 Winnipeg Thunder Bay Toronto 44 Ottawa 40 49 Montreal It. John's Halifax Ft edericton Chicago New York 28 49 1.66 Miami......... 75 52 Los Angeles..... 72 59 62 58 79 58 55 71 44 58 .01 57 S9 23 24 IS 4L 55 67 San Francisco Las Vegas Rome......... Paris......... London........ Berlin......... Moscow....... Stockholm...... Tokyo FORECAST: Ledibridge Today: Sunny except for rain and snow showers near the mimn- Inins. Saturday: Mostly cloudy and cooler with fog iu (lie morning. Lows in Hie 20s, highs Medicine Hal Today: Sunny. Saturday: Cloudy and cooler. Lows near 35, highs near 40. Columbia, today with a few periods of rain. Cloudy tonight with a. few periods of snow. Cloudy with a few periods of rain Saturday, except mixed with snow in morning. Highs today and Sat- urday 40-iS. Lavs tonight 25-32. month-old baby boy so badly j icnt 54 days in hospital. battered he spc: OWATONNA MIXER MILL WITH BALE SHREDDER ATTACHMENT New 160 bale shredder mounts right on lo mill throat of 117 end 100 mixer milli No feeding In bait ilieei Takei whoU balei up lo 20 inches In width, Bale lablf carritii beds into ihredding chamber GENERAL FARM SUPPLIES P.O. BOX 1202 LETHBRIDGE Tho 22-year-old fallicr said he conlost Hie application which would remove the child from contact with the father and (he 16-year-old molhcr. The child was taken from hospital Wednesday and placed in a foster home. When admit- ted to hospital the child's in- juries included fractures ot every rib, a broken right log, burn on (he left leg, bead in- with the sell-out of this juries mid damage lo nn eye whir.lj may bo rcrnwnetit, OFFICIAL. AS AT A.M. TODAY COURTESY OF AMA All highways In Ihe Lelh- bridgc district ate bare and dry and Ln good driving condi- tion. Visibility Is down to approxi- mately IVi mile this morning but this is expected lo clear by noon today. Motorists ore advised Lhat snow tires or chains are requir- ed while travelling over the Rogers Pnss. The Logan pass is closed for the season, Wildhorse from 8 n.m. lo '5 p.irr. POUTS OK KNTKY (Onniiing and Closing Coutts 2-1 hours: Carway 6 .1.111, lo il p.m. AIST. Del Bouila 0 a.m. lo p.m.; lioosovillc, B.C. II a.m. .lo C p.m.; Kingsgate, 2-1 ForlMlJ.Bykerlvs 8 fl.m, to miitaJnut, Chid MoanUifl rtnswl. ;