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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - November 16, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta 2 THE IETHBRIDGE HERALD Thundny, November 16, 1972 News in brief MLAs study broadcasts VICTORIA (CP) Foul- British Columbia MLAs are scheduled to begin a lour of North America in December to study the possibility of radio Nations General Assembly In New York, legislatures in New Jersey, Nova ScoLia, Ontario and Alberta, and the Toronto Metropolitan Council. and television broadcasting of Tne committee will hold a House debates. lira day hearing in Vancoim Hugh Curtis, Conservative' MLA for Saanich and the Is- lands and chairman of the group, said Wednesday the committee will visit the United in January lo receive submis- sions from the media on the subject. It will also inquire into a closed circuit television sys- tem within the legislative pre- cincls and a daily hansard. Hmloii wants whiter games HINTON (CP1 The Tomi I Tor the games, which will be ol Ilinlon Wednesday became awarded to an Alberta com- the sixth Alberta centre to file munity. an official bid with the provin- cial government to hold the 1975 Canada Winter Games. Grande Prairie, Lethbridge, ed early next year by federal Medicine Hat, Red Deer and j Health and Welfare Minister Calgary have already applied [John Munro. Hijack rains airline Each centre will be visited by a site selection committee with the final decision cxpeet- W ASHING TON (AP) Southern Airways faces finan- cial collapse as 3 result of the reported S2 million ransom it paid three hijackers last week- end, says the Civil Aeronautics Board. Loss of the money, paid lo the trio which took over the short- run PC-9 jetliner Friday near Birmingham, Ala., and landed it in Cuba Sunday, "puts South- em in had a CAB spokesman said Wednesday. "For the most recent nine- montti period, it converts a small profit into a substantial he said. MAY FACE CHARGE OF SPEEDING Britain's Princess Anne is wailing to hear whether she will face a charge for an alleged speeding offense on the Ml Expressway near tendon Saturday. A Thames Valley police spokesman said this week that the in- cident was the second this montii in which she had been stopped by a palrol car for having exceeded the speed limit. New York Times Service Acupuncture mail sees Wallace MONTGOMERY. Ala. (Reu- j the Chinese medical tcri Gov. George practice of using special nee-; the United States expressed Wallace, paralysed from the dies to treat patienls. waist down by a would-be as- j Tile doctor said Prof sassin's bullet, may be treated Kee-y with acupuncture, his doctor says. Dr. Hamilton Hutchinson con- firmed Wednesday that the gov- ernor had been examined by a Hong Kong specialist in acu- Transplant patient dies MONTREAL Parkinson, Cuba., Washington agree they want hijacks curbed sea piracy and armed attacks in the Royal Vicloria Hospilal. "A Mails Workl Of Fashion" stretch woven suitings [USTOM Il.ltORiO Torino clnlh brings a new dimension lo suitings, wilh a weave thai strelchES comfortably, then kesps springing bad into shape. Shitfer-Hillmsn quality lailnrs Ihe distinctive collection of patterns and shades. l( you're in Ihe market for comfort- able good looks lhat slay with you, see pure wool ronno tioih before you buy another suit. DOWNTOWN on FIFTH STREET SOUTH the Cuban broadcast, said at his regular news briefing: "We have the impression that there may now be a basis for re- opening discussions on the hi- jacking Issue with the Cu- bans." Experts said needed to deal with unions By GREG MclNTYRF, Herald legislative Bureau EDMONTON Tlie annual meeting o[ Ihe Alberta As- sociation of Municipal Districts and Counties was told Wednes day to seek expert advise to deal with the growing force of unions among its employees. The Canadian Union of Pub- lic employees is actively work- ing to certify all workers with- Taylor flays minister Herald Legislative Bureau EDMONTON Gordon Tay- lor criticized Highways Minis- ter Clarence Copithorne Wed- nesday for letting a contract for paving of the road south from the Trans-Canada high- way to the Kananaskis Lakes area, without first settling land deals with the Stoney fndians, Mr. Taylor, Highway minis- ter in the former Social Credit government, asked in the leg- islature if the minister had settled the right-of-way for the new road with the Indians who own the land. Mr. Copithorne replied "Not completely." Mr. Taylor asked If there will be public hearings into the ef- fects of the new highway on residents and the wilderness foothills area. Mr. Copithorne said no. Outside the house Mr. Tay- lor said "It is most iregular to let a contract before the right of way has been acquired. "The Stoney Indians, I am sure, will not appreciate such arrogance. troops to guard Peron BUENOS AfRES (Reuler! backed by armored traits, had ThHy thousand troops with taken up positions around tanks and armored cars were Ezeiza Airport, ready today to protect former Informed sources said the! Penticlon in its Jurisdiction in Alberta and is likely to succeed, salt! AJan BrownJce of Edmonton, lawyer for the association. The union, like the Alberta Teachers Association, uses standard bargaining proceed- ures while municipal councils are still bargaining separately and usually with little labor re- lations experience. Hector McDonald an Edmon- ton representative of CUPE, confirmed that the union is on a campaign lo register all the workers it can in Alberta. CUPE has certified workers in all major cities in the prov- ince, in one third of Alberta hospitals, at six of the 30 coun- tries including the County of Lethbridge but has not organized workers yet in muni- cipal districts or improvement districts, he said. CUPE is currently trying to organize employees of the county of Vulcan and the im- provement district of Canmore, he added. Mr. Erownlee urged muni- cipal councils to standardize business such as bus contracts to be in a better position to negotiate with the union. He termed CUPE and I he ATA "very well organized, ex- perienced and aggressive." On another topic, he said local government must be careful with the use of chemi- cal sprays, oil used on roads and other potential pollution about school mailers In writ- ing. There have been problems hi the past in getting teachers to testify against fellow teachers, he said, because the code of ethics of the ATA prevents one teacher from discussing competence of another. Mr. Brownleo said local gov- ernment also has a responsi- bility lo see lhat employee] such as leachers and play- ground instructors are compen- lent. It is not enough just to see that recreation and other ac- tivities are supervised, he said, officials must ensure that su- pervisors are qualified to do the job. because insurance not cover damage from the care- less use of polluting agents. He also urged officials lo 'crack the whip1 wilh regula- Militant Indians end occupation CRAWFORD, Neb. (AP) A group of about 50 militant In- dians ended today their occupa- tion of the former post com- mander's quarters at Fort Rob- inson Stale Park, the site where the famed Crazy Horse was killed nearly 100 years ago. The one-day occupation, a protest over the transfer of gov- ernment land, was ended after a session with a representative of Nebraska Gov. J. J. Exon. Vince Rotherham, superinten- dent of the museum housed in the building, said the Indians "departed peacefully" after the session with Jerry Kromberg, tions such as requiring that j the governor's planning direc- employees get all complaints tor. Weather and road report SUNRISE FRIDAY .SUNSET Lelhbridgc Medicine Hat Pincher Creek strongman Juan Peron from main highway to Ihc airport, 25 his enemies and control a mas- miles from Buenos Aires, woulc sive outburst by his friends be closed at from about noon to- when he returns home Only passengers with spe- The military-backed government passes would ment of President allowed through lo the air- Lanusse is taking no thai the 77-year-old government is understood leader's homecoming after have ruled that a maximum years in exile will spark 300 persons will be allowed to demonstrations in his Peron. vowed to protect him from sassination attempts by opponents with bitter memories the class warfare which during the last years of his nine-year work Peron, deposed by a coup in 1955, is due to (CP) A strike from Rome at Ezeiza elevator maintenance work- outside Buenos Aires disrupted mail handling to- at tlie main post office BRINGING Accompanying him on of the Letter Car- chartered Italian jet will be Union refused to cross a blonde third wife, Isabel, a line set up by Local 122 yea r-old former the Elevator Constructors lancer whom he married in ile, and about 130 L. S. Twitley said delivery was halted and The army announced was no indication when day night that would be resumed. .1 Quebec SI. John's Halifax Tredericlon Charlotlelown Chicago...... York Vashinglon Angeles ian Francisco Las Vegas 'hoenix..... Honolulu..... Rome...........55 Cost-sharing formulas set EDMONTON (CP) The Al- berla government has drawn up formulas for cost-sharing pro- grams on water and lake man- agement prog.-ams in tlie prov- ince, the legislature was told Wednesday. The slalement was contained in two reports tabled by Bill Yurko, minister of the cnviron- mcn.t The formulas don't mean that all proposed water manage- ment projects will qualify for provincial funds. Rather, they will be required lo meet a set of conditions, including the over-all prio-ily for water man- agement oullinccl by Ihe gov- ernment. On projects slnrlcd by n mu- nicipality, tin: government will share coii.slniclioii and engi- neo'ing co.sls. and operaling and mainlcnancc posts will have to met from (he local purse. On lake management projects such as level stabilization to en- hance recreational use. the province's contribution will de- pend on how much of the slicreline is public property. If more than 23 per cent is public, the province will pay all the development and manage- ment costs. If less than 25 per cent U public, the province will pay only 75 per cent. I[ no pub- lic shoreline is involved, I h c government "sees no just cause for expenditure of public funds unless o'.her public benefits can be clearly demonstrated." The province will pay up lo 100 per cent of tlie capital cosls of municipal w a 1 e r supply works. per cent of Ihe capi- tal cosls of floofl-conLvol pro- Joels except in major projects where all the cosls will Ire incl. and 100 per cent ol Iho cosls of major "onstrcam" work for I river basin management. II 23 30 31 47 49 42 411 26 34 31 30 30 31 Segina It, iVinnipcg........ 28 Toronto ..........30 Ottawa 31 Montreal........ 35 Vicloria Prince George Kamloops Vancouver Edmonton Jasper Banff........ folgary Saskatoon Moose Jaw L Prc 21! 27 20 41 31 25 36 30 20 9 21 .01 21 24 26 25 24 16 16 19 in 3G 26 22 2.', 28 30 28 53 51 47 51 73 46 Paris...........46 36 London......... 46 37 Berlin..........41 34 Amsterdam......45 37 Madrid 52 43 Moscow........, 39 30 Stockholm....... 36 34 Tokyo...........72 50 Mexico City.....77 62 FORECAST: Lrllilirldgc, Calgary, Mcd- Irinc Hat Today and Fri- day: Cloudy, llighs both days near 30. Lows near 20. Edmonton Today and Fri- day: Cloudy. Highs both days 25-30. Lows 15-20. Columbia, Koolcnay Regions and Friday: Overcast with a few breaks in the after- noons. Highs both days near 40. Lows 30 to 35. MONTANA F.nsl of Continental DlvidV .301 Mostly cloudy with widely .22 j scatlcrcd snow flurries today, .63 lonight and Friday. No impor- I a n I lemperalure changes. Highs bolh days 30s. Lows lo- night 15 lo 25. West of Continental Mostly cloudy with widely scattered snow flurries today, tonight and Friday. No impor- I a n t temperature changes. Highs both days 35 to 45. Lows tonight 20s. ____ BALE CHOPPER Your Chop-King is a Dcllc-r buy than ever wilh Gehl'i oil- now bale chopper. Complimenl: field lo fcedlol mechanize lion wilh opsralor safely, produclion line !peed long-life depcndobilily, convenience of portability' more bales per hour efficiency. FAMOUS GEHL QUAIITY: heavy-duty sleel construction mini- mum ihielded action, quick-switch versatility Chop, and mixes different grades of foughags, different siies of bales for more milk, fasler and more economical feeder- CGMIg gains. GENERAL FARM SUPPLIES COUTTS HIGHWAY RHONE 328-114, OFFICIAL AS OF A M TODAY COURTESY OF AMA PRESS CLUB DANCE Tho Lcllihridgo prots club Is In Iho beginning ilnnos and wo aro having a danco Friday nlghl at (he Legion Memorial Hall. It'i a Fund-raising offorr aimed nt helping ui gal our club off the ground. Everyone IB welcome. The ovont geli underway at B p.m. Admission is S1.50 per person. REFRESHMENTS, SNACKS nnrl DANCING All highways In Iho Lelh- briclgc dislricl are In win- ter coiidilion. Highway 4 lo ConHx U ba'c and dry but snow-covered from Contls lo Shelby. Highway i, Trans Canada Highway, Calgary lo Ranfr, mainly bare, and in good con- dilion, Banff-Radium highway, plow- ed and sanded, some .slippery sections. I Banff-Jasper highway, main- 1 ly ba-c. some slippery sections. Highway 2, Calgary lo Krt- niiiiilon, mainly bnrc w-illi somo 'slippery sections on Ihe inter- changes. Adrqnnle snow tires or prop- erly filled chains arc mamla- lory in Yoho, Koolcnay, Glacier and Moral Ilcrvelsloko National Parks, Iho Banff-Jasper high, way and ski access roads in H.inlf and Jasper National Parks. POUTS OF ENTRY (Opening ami Closing Coiills n. nnrV 1M 9 H P m n ''.I'.: 2-1 hours Prirllnll Hylic-rls n an, Ir, midnichl: Chief Wlldltor.vp, n a.m. lo i n m. ;