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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - November 13, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta HOCKEY WEEKEND Book Now for our Next Hockey Weekend Jan. 28, It and 30lh. limited Spate Availal.1............ 41 .00 ART WILLIAMS TRAVEL Contra Village Mall Phone 328-3201 The Lctiilnidge Herald SECOND SECTION Lethbridge, Alberta, Saturday, November 13, 1971 PAGES 13 TO 28 It'i a GREAT DAY lo SERVE EVERYONE'S FAVORIT! (Special Prices on Bulk Orders) ERICKSEN'S 2021 3rd Ave. S. Ph. 328-8161 1705 M.M. Drive Ph. 328-7751 Police seek pair Lethhridge D C M P arc look- ing for two juveniles missing from their homes in Hardievillc since noon Friday. Dale Reid, in, is five feet, five indies tall, weighs 120 pounds, has a fair complexion and reddish-brown shoulder- length hair. When last seen he was wear- ing a black parka and black and white striped pants. Gary Collier, 13, is five feet, three inches tall, weighs 110 pounds, has a fair complexion and long blond hair. He was last seen wearing a blue or brown jacket and blue jeans. Anyone having information concerning the whereabouts of these too missing juveniles has been asked to contact the RCMP. Translators being sought t. The Travel and Convent i o n Association of Southern Alberta is making up a file of people who speak a language besides English. They would like the people to be able to translate for persons of different nationalities visit- ing Canada. Interested people should write to TCAS'A, Box 936, Lethbridge. 'Sick of bloodshed? U.S. army deserter wants to stay here FOUNDATIONS OF THE FUTURE Contractors dig out the basement for the new Alberta Government Telephones electronic switching equipment building at 804 4th Ave. 5. Designed to meet the city's future requirements the 77 by 150-foot, two-storey structure is slated for com- pletion by early next fall. The building will have a four storey capacity if future growth demands additional ex- pansion. Cattlemen gain tax concessions see us for faif, expert PHOTO WK Anglo Distributors Stereo Photographic Centra 419 5tli Street South Phone 328-6922 By RIC SW11IART Staff Writer The Canadian Cattlemen's Association has gamed conces- sions from the. federal govern- ment, achieving amendments or promises of further study on parts of the tax reform bill. Gerard Guichon, past presi- dent of the association, said a SMILEY'S PLUMBING BASEMENT BATHROOMS REMODELLING Phone 328-2176 Are you planning a ban- quet, wedding reception or social gathering soon? Let us prepare and serve a delicious meal to your exact specifications. THE LOTUS BANQUET ROOM for up to 125 persons is available at all times. Phone early for reservations! JUST CAU 327-0240 OR 327-297 LOTUS Across From The CPR Depot [delegation met with all politi- cal parties because it is feared i the application of some of the j proposed reforms could place I the future of farmers and ranchers in jeopardy. Under the proposed reforms, Mr. Guichon said, when a farm passes from father to son there would be a "deemed" realiza- tion of capital gain. He said there would not be an actual gain and because cash would not be available the farm would have to be sold to pay the tax. He said he felt there was to be an amendment recommend- ed that would see the tax for this transfer payable over time from the income generated by the farm. Under the proposals, he said the tax structure would have increased the difficulty of transferring the farm from father to son. The CCA also called for the proposed capital gains tax to be abated by the amount of sue-' cession duties the provinces in- tend to apply to all eattle. i Mr. Guichon said the applica- j iion of provincial succession i duties and the federal capital j gains tax would actually be i double taxation. I The delegates to Ottawa pointed out to government that the elimination of the idea of a basic herd, called for in the re- forms, would damage the farm economy. HUMIDIFIERS C A SHEET METAL LTD.' 1709 2nd Ave. S. 328-5973 Smoke only City firemen were called out twice Friday on false alarms and while a third call was real enough, they couldn't find the source of the smoke. About noon Friday a call was received reporting heavy smoke at the Holiday Village on Mayor Magrath Drive. This morning's official fire report read: Unable to locate! source or cause of smoke still under investigation. Holiday Village developer, Art Batty said this morning, "it wasn't much." An intercom transformer had burned out causing the smoke temporarily. No other damage resulted. The basic herd is the "farm factory" from which income is generated through calves. CCA pointed out that this breeding herd is a capital as- set, that depreciation should be allowed, that sales from this herd be capital sales and that taxes should come from only the sales from that herd. The clause to eliminate the basic herd was put aside for further study by government. CCA also called for the ac- ceptance of the farm appraisal by an accredited appraiser or at least have the onus of proof put on the taxing authority. The association told govern- ment the farm home is an inte- gral part of the farm business and the annual write-off should apply whether the farm is in- dividually-owned or is incor- porated as a family business. By LARRY BENNETT Staff Writer A stranger in a strange land a 22-year-old American army deserter has come to Lethbridge to start a new life. A former army corporal and j veteran of the Viet Nam War, he dropped out of the ser- vice because, "1 was sick of all of the bloodshed, killing and maiming." He wishes to remain anony- mous because he has not yet a landed immigrant. He is in Canada illegally, and therefore unable to work. "I was in Viet Nam for a year, stationed at Phu Bai. I saw too many homeless chil- dren and too many women.and children senselessly murder- he said. "1 didn't want to continue my existence as a war-machine ro- bot. The army is designed to preclude free thought on the part of its members, and I was always in trouble because I would think, and do things on my own "I want to live, work and raise a family in Canada, but above all I wart to work to prevent Canada from going the same direction as the United Slates." His decision to come to Can- ada resulted from discussions with other army personnel who were planning to desert. They already had a communications line with friends in Canada. "When I deserted 1 was aware that there were other draft objectors in Canada, and I was certain at the time it was the best thing 1 could do to defeat the United States war- machhie." "By leaving t h e country I would be one less person avail- able to fulfil the war-machine effort the more people wlu leave the country the weaker the machine will he said. He came to Canada by hitch- hiking to Detroit from his base in the southern Unfed Slates. From Detroit some friends drove him across the border to Windsor, Ontario. He has been in Canada since April. He hitch-hiked to Vancouver from Windsor In seven days. "To get money to live on in Vancouver I started lo rnako j hand-carved smoking pipes and j sold them at a local head shop, 'The owner of a Vancouver house-renovating firm also offered me a job as wion as I became a landed immigrant. I contacted t h c American War Objector' Commillec in; Vancouver and applied for my landed immijrrar.cy .status. "f was able to fulfil all of the Canadian requirements in a month, but I was unable to get any co-operation from any one in the United he said. The Vancouver Canadian Im- migration office required cha- racter references, credit ref- erences and job references from the U.S. but "after threo months of correspondence with no reply from llKre, I left Vancouver.'1 He said he will still endeavor lo become a landed immigrant, because he wants to make Can- ada ard Lethbridge his new home. ''I feel like I have declared war, personally, against the United States. Canada provides me with an atmosphere where I can be free and think for my- Sunny periods on Sunday The Alberta Motor Associa- tion reported this morning that freezing rain whbh fell throughout southern Alberta last night apparently had no adverse effect on driving con- ditions. Tho AMA reported highways as wet. but not slippery. About of an inch of rain and freezing rain fell last night temperatures dipped to 29 degrees in Lethbridge. Sunny periods and tempera- tures in the high 40s will pre- vail Sunday. Lows are expect- ed to drop to (lie mark. The record high temperature for a Nov. 13 occurred in 1904 i when a high ol 72 degrees crept I into the record books. The low for this same date in 1955 drop- 1 pcd to 29 degrees below zero. j Precipitation on Nov. 1.1, 1914 amounted to .45 of an inch, a record. MOVING? lh'ART STUDIO ON FIPTM i flRTISTIC k J 710 5 AVE CUFF BLACK, Certified Dental Mechanic BLACK DENTAL LAB Lower Level MEDICAL DENTAL BLDG. PHONE 327-2822 Carter's Garage MAGRATH FORD SALES and SERVICE FORO DEALERS, FOR OVER VBARS FOR SALE SEEBURG CIGARETTE VENDING MACHINE Apply L. Kohn ANGLO DISTRIBUTORS 426 6th St. S. Phone 328-6661 HEINO DEEKEN Manager AGENTS FOR ALLIED VAN LINES NOW LEASING CUMBERLAND TOWERS EAST OF COUEGE MAIL SHOPPING CENTRE One bedroom Two bedroom Pontriouse accommodalions FEATURES INCLUDED: Luxurious lobby Elevator Wall to wall broadloorn Drapes Colored and refrigsratori Exhausl fan Balconies Sauna both Off-streeJ car park with plug-In INCLUDED IN RENTAL All utilities and cablcvjsion FOR INQUIRIES CONTACT RENTAL DEPARTMENT CUMBERLAND TOWERS lETHBRIDGE'S NEWEST LUXURY HI-RISE AGENCIES LTD. (Established 1937) PHONE 328-3331 EVENINGS PHONE MRS. K. TICHLER 326-8677 OPENING NOV. 15 LEROY'S PLUMBING AND GASFITTING Service Work New Installations LEROY ERLENDSON Phone 328-8403 ENGINEERED HOMES LTD. Announces the Grand Opening of their New Show Home Saturday, Nov. 503 12th Avenue North Open Daily 2-5, 7-9 Phone: 327-0944 Office: 327-0219 Jb. JLcavitt photography Featuring: _- FAMILY PORTRAITS SZO PHOTO CHRISTMAS CARDS as low as...... each 13C WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY as low as Low low prices on FILM, DEVELOPING, wilh pickup and delivery service. m 8th St. S. Phone 328-2862 WHAT DO YOU DO WHEN YOU'RE FORTY YEARS OLD, AND NOBODY CAN COME OUT AND PLAY WITH YOU? You dash to the porlour, open a little cover, throw a little switch, and really woil. II you have a big Yamaha Eleclone Organ, you signal one of your electronic rhythm bonds to bock you up. You press a little button and start up a cha-cha beat. You step on a and your foot become! a tuba. Dr a string bass. You press another button, end your fmgert become trumpets, or string sections, or flutes. And if you nave a little Yamaha O.gan, you can still mokn River sound liko a steamboat in Carnegie Hall. Whatever size Yamaha you havp, tt'l Incredibly a lot of music for an inspired littls price. Sure, nobody comes out to play with you. They'd rather come in and play wilh your Yamaha Organ. SUPPLIES LTD. Cor. 3rd Ave. and 13lh St. S. Phono 327-1056 Fantastic Reductions on our entire stock prior to moving to our new location. We have a groat selection of cameras, projector! and photographic equipment at up to Jerry Jr) lai d o fagrapny (formerly A. E. Cross Photography lid.) 710 3rd Ave. S., lethbridgo 5314 49th Ave., TABER 327-2673 Phono 223-2402 ;