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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - November 24, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta SELL CHRISTMAS GIFTS AND NOVELTIES Patienis of the Grandview tion of Mrs. Norma Leavitf. From left: Mrs. F. Owen, Miss M. Fullmer, Nursing Home at Cardsfon recenlly held a tea and bazaar and sold Mrs. Fern Wood, Mrs. Venice Smith and Mrs. Edith Nelson. Christmas gifts and novelties. Patients made (he articles under the direc- Hull Photo Sugar beet truckers 'sober, alert, capable' TABER (HNS) A marked contrast between accident-free sugar beet truck drivers cud accident prone, drunken late night drivers was drawn by Po- lice Chief Gordon H. Hacking in his monthly report to town council. Mr. Hacking said that, con- sidering the number of ve- hicles, mileage and drivers involved in the sugar beet liar- Paterson grocery dissolvetl TABER (HNS) Pal's Gro- ceteria, which has operated in downtown Taber on 481h Ave. for 32 years, will close its doors in the near future. Robert C. Paterson purchased ihe business from Safeways in 1MO and has continued the gro- cery since. Closure of the store is forced by poor health Mr. Paterson suffered a stroke about one year ago and a few weeks ago Mrs. Paterson became ill. A stock disposal sale is now under way. Whirlpool balli helps patients at P. BiiUe PICTURE BUTTE (HNS) The Picture Butle Municipal Hospital board has learned the whirlpool bath is now in ser- vice and good results arc ap- parent. A new wax bath for hands has also been received, in addi- tion to the wax foot bath. For the past month, occup- ancy of the hospital was 69.9 per cent. There were 32i> treat- ments given in physiotherapy and 320 outpatients were treated. A study was made of the budget for the past nine monl'ns. It was noted the hud- get is wilhin Ihe projected bud- get for the year. Harry Watson and Ben Nyhof, hoard members, and Admini- strator Bill Tonkin reported on attendance at the recent con- vention at Edmonton. Also discussed was Ihe insur- ance carried by Ihe hospital. II was fell Ihe rales charged are satisfactory. A sneeial mcrling will be held llpmlay lo further di.'icuss Ilic uliliznlinn of part of the nurses' residence. EXOTIC 500 SALE TUBS. 28TH NOV. 1972 A.M. AIRDRIE SALES ARENA 10 Mi. Noi Hi of Calgary on Dl. 2 vest over the past two seasons, the drivers have been found "entirely sober, alert and quite capable." Through two harvest seasons they came through "without as much as a scratched fender on any of the streets or highways within the town boundaries." The 49 court convictions un- der the highway traffic act were the highest since June of 1971, and" involved speeding, stunting, and hit-and-run for which the two female drivers involved paid heavy fines. Ten major (over dam- age) and 13 minor vehicle acci- dents during October accounted for Ihe highest properly dam- age in recent records. The total loss of In- i Ihree-vehicle pile up costing and a stolen truck accident accounting for of the total. The 31 liquor convictions were down from previous months and included illegal possession, illegal conveyance and intoxication. Another 30 im- bibers were housed in police cells overnight and released without charge. The 13 convictions under the Criminal Code of Canada covered' a variety of charges in- cluding (heft, public distur- bance, driving while suspended, trespassing, common assault, obtaining lodging by fraud, and public mischief. Mr. Hacking's report included a fine of paid by a Lelh- bridge merchant found guilty under the town's licensing by- law, ancJ a fine levied against a local merchant (in November) found' guilty under the town's regulation of busi- ness hours bylaw Mrs. Gordon Timvson i heads Foothills skaters CLARESIIOLM (Special) The Foothills Figure Skating Club is ready for an active sea- son. It has 90 registered skaters, about 20 more than last year. Their professional teacher this year is Miss Bonnie Knizensiki of High River. The club will be represented at the southern Alberta sub- regional skating competitions at Pincher Creek Nov. 25 and 26. At the organizational meeting in the Claresholm Craft Centre the following officers w ere elected: President, Mrs. Gordon Timp- Handicrafts NOBLEFORD (Special) The north county recreation board will sponsor handicrafts in the art room of Noble Cen- tral School. Registration deadline is Wed- nesday, Nov. 29, and the les- sons commence Thursday, Nov. 30. The course will be taught by Mrs. Vera Hann. Christmas decorations will be made for the first three weeks, with other courses being taught commencing the middle of Jan- uary. Further information may be obtained by contacting Mrs. Nellie Plomp at 824-3544. son, first vice prcsidenl, Mrs. George Bishop; second v i c e- prcsidenL, Mrs. Margaret Eth- eringlon; secretary, Mrs. Doug- las Gunderson, anl treasurer, Mrs. Alfred Dunlop of Grannm. PTA meeting scheduled for Moudav PICTURE next meeting of the St. Catherine's Parents Teachers Association will be held Monday, Nov. 27, at 7-30 p.m., in the library read- ing room of St. Catherine Ele- mentary and Junior High School. W. Lencucha of Ihe depart- ment of education's regional of- fice, Lethbridge, will deal with Early Childhood Education. He will speak of the role of parents in Iheir child's preparation for school and what is expected of Ihem once Ihcir child has start- ed to attend school. Parents of pre school chil- dren, as well as parents ol children in other schools, are invited to hear Mr. Lencucha and participate in Ihe discus- sion. Alfalfa planl for flow Maud possible goal of Calgary firm LIMOUSIN lull liiwll 7S. .inil hull', 51) lleili'l', llh'll ''I BLONDE D'AQUITAINE- r.ikr, hit'd In I .iiilnmn MAINE-ANJOU 'id li.'il lie, In-. nivn I.U.sllinl CHIANINA Si) nivrt I I WESTERN LIVESTOCK BROKERS 617 M Avenuo SW, BOW ISLAND _An Edmon- ton Calgary firm has made a written announcement lo Mayor Fred Mellon of Bow Island thai if is currently undertaking n feasibility study on an alfalfa plant Mint could be located at Bow Island. The firm indicated the sliicly will be completed in April. The study will cover all as- pects of conslruclion, opera- lion, cost, site selection, a u d field operation of a plant facil- ity. II will nlso compare pell- cl.s, cubes and flake as well as a new process similar to cubes- There will also be a very de- tailed market survey and nego- tiation of an export market. The firm also advised thai (hey are pro.senfly applying for Ihe Corporate name of: ''Island Alfalfa Lid." Szarko rules IMilk Hiver Klks MASINAS1N (IINS) Joe Szarko recently was installed I cxiilled ruler of Ihe Milk Hiver Benevolent and Protective Or- der of Klks Installing Officer Yukio Tom- iyiim.i ol Taber officiated, as- sisted by Waller Stewart of Lelhbridge and members of the RPOF. patrol loam. Also installed were; past, ex- alted ruler, George Hobinson: leading knipbl, Cecil Bye: loyal I knight, Fred Mueller; Iccluring knight, Harold Rlumquisl; inner guard, John O'llara; lylcr, Al- lan O'llara; esquire, Verno McNooly; chaplain, lloh Mai- lock; secrelary, Boh Hoberls: (rust oe.s,, Tony Tomfnhr and Charles Her ringer: historian, Norman Thompson; and publicity direc- tor. Bnlog. A social evening followed for me in h e r s nnd invited guests from Foremost, Picture Bullc, Taber and Lelhbridge. students back U By RUTH ZAI.'GG Herald News Service STIRLING A reporter in- terviewed high school students here last spring as lo (heir opin- ion of (he University of Lelh- bridge. These students, then not hav- ing any connection with Ihe. uni- versity, had little or no con- structive views about it However, the graduates now attending Ihe University ol Lethbridge have positive atti- tudes toward the university. Two fourth year students both said. "I wouldn't have slaved if I didn't like it il's grcal All of the young adults from Stirling said they like the school for the exceptional friendly al- titude existing (here. One first year student lolrt how extremely helpful profes- sors are by giving private acl- j vice on how improvements can be made One criticism made by a youth was he fell more colors should be ir-'ed in wall instead of the off-white plain- ness COALDALE (HNS) The Barons Eureka Health Unit is sponsoring the following infant and pre-school clinics: PICTURE BUTTE: Tuesday, Kov. 26, in the Picture Butte High School from 10 a.m. to 12 neon and 1 lo 3 p.m. TABER: Tuesday, Nov. 28, in the health unit office in the Administration Building, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon and to 4 p.m. COALDALE: Thursday, Nov. SO, in the health unit office (upstairs in the Town Office Building) from 10 a.m. to 12 noon and to 4 p.m. TABER: Thursday, Nov. 30, in Ihe Administration Building from 10 a.m. to 12 noon and to 4 p.m. For social service appoinl- J2na degree mellts telephone: Coaldale 345 3388; and Taber 223-3911. COUT1S (HNS) Tn'e medical orflm. ot heaith Hacke and Waller Ford parents lo ensure their Coutls recently attended the! children are fully protected Soulhalta Consistory of Ihe An-! against contagious disease and cient and Accepled Scottish decay- Information Rite of Freemasonry ft was held at Calgary. There were 40 candidates. They received the .12nd degree. Wan-en Ilacke, the Worship- ful Master of Century Lodge 100, Milk River, was one the candidates. Friday, November 24, 1972 THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD 3 f in E. CRANRROOK (Special) Municipal election day Ihe sec- ond Saturday in December will busy in Easl Koolenay. In Cranbrook Ihe three in- cumbents on city council, Ty C o 1 g u r, Murray McFarlane, and Don Sherling have filed foi re-election with three newcom- ers, Anna Mac Garlside, David Stefanuk and 0. M. Uri, two city school trustee seats will be contested by incumbent Flor- ence Gilbert and newcomers R. J. L. LeClair and Elaine Lunn. Additionally ratepayers will vote on a S4.1 million water source and system improve- ments bylaw. Mayor Maurice Klinkhamer coasts into the second year of his elected term. In Kimberlcy Mayor Bud Buckle is withdrawing, and three aldermen, Victor Dick, James Ogilvie, whose terms ex- pire, and Stanley Wilson, who rtiiqiied midway as alder- men, along with aspirant Bill O.mnhell, will seek this chief office. Tor three council seats can- rlidplci are: Hubert Banks, Wil- Jidiii CsrUvright, John Daigle, Franl: 1-Iollick, Paul Lowen, Peter Richard Pinotti, Read, James Sciences and Clem Thompson are two-year- Ic.m nominees, though one of these might seek the year left in the Wilson term. For two city school trustee posts nominees are V e r n a Cncn. Bruce King and Malcolm Smilh. all newcomers. In the Regional District of Easl Koolenay two candidates, director Lloyd Phillips of Hos- mer and former director George Fcdorek of Sparwood will seek the Electoral A director post, while there are no nominees for the two other electoral area pos's terminated this year. venereal disease, a mounting health problem, is fully confi- dential and readily available. RINK SIZE The official National Hockey of League rink is 200 feet long by 85 feet wide. eneh One girl said she felt the large windows, (lie views, and I the buildings were "extremely j l the One student, who has travel- led abroad, feels the university is going all-out lo excel and to give the students (he best. He feels within a few years this university will be high on the list for excellence. A comment made by a citi- zen from this district was thai within five the university would close down from lack of atlendance or would slide into the rivrr. The student's reaction lo this was to stale the universily's foundation was strong in all as- pects: In construction and edu- cationally. TO LETHRHIDGE IRON SPRINGS (HNS) Mrs. G. A. Cox has taken up residence at Leihbridge. r.y VERN DECdUX Crowsnesl Pass Bureau BLAIRMORE board of trustees of the Crowsnest Con- solidated School District No. 63 recently decided administra- tors, French teacher and hoard will review the whole question of French as Ihe second lan- guage. Officials will attend a series of workshops dealing with the implementation of the pro-Tram of accounting and budgeltilig. Mrs. Lillian Kutcher has been appointed secretary- Ireasurcr until lh? rev secre- IrnT-lrersurer is named. hieh school dclioling club requested and received finan- cial assistance to carry out its program for the coming year. The board approved purchase o[ additional music instru- ments for the school music pro- gram launched last January. Studenls' purchase loan has been extended for another year. Trustees extended the super- inlenrienl's contract for a sec- ond two-year term. The board accepted superin- tendent Paul Zubick's recom- mendation that a teacher be sponsored to attend a presenta- tion by Dr. Leon Jakobovits: "New Directions on Language Teaching; A Transactional Ap- proach." The hoard accepted with re- j pret the resignations of Mr. and Mrs. Andy Stojak. i Joseph Kryvolt reported on Ihe ASTA zone conference. J. Lloyd, Mrs. Lorraine Aiello and the superintendent report- ed on the ASTA convention at Fdmonlon I B at rate increase By VERN DECOUX Crowsnesl Pass Bureau COLEMAN E. C. Chalmers Wardens' proposed street, ave- nue and sidewalk numbering preject. Tiie department of highways of Calgary Power Ltd. proposed I be arjproached regard increases in power rates at a; lo streel lights placed recent council meeting. i cast west entrances of Council advised it will pay I (he town. on the energy demand per! Approval was given to subdi- montli but not on the 12-monlh viding a parcel of Coleman high demand. Collieries' land on the north Council will seek advice from and the south side of High- Leonard F. Worry, minister 3 near the Horace Allen telephones. j School. Council will contact Calgarv! Mayor John Holyk and coun- Power regarding a motor thai clllor Mlsura reported on burned out at the local curling arena. Council thinks this was due to a recent power failure. (he recent Alberta Urban Mun- icipalities Convention held at Lelhbridge. It was attended by delegates. Charles Gale of the Preven- _____________ tive Social Service was present. He discussed the proposed hud get for the coming year and also a number of projects lo be un- -EJMi.8 IKLfSl dertaken. The PSS budget was approved by council. It expressed its wish that Preventive Social Service consider having the Coleman budget based on equalized as- sessment next year and not on population. Council is seeking information on available grants from the provincial and federal, govern- of Coleman ELAIRMORE (CNP Bureau) District deputy grand exalted Elks ruler of District I, Ron Ceilings of Coleman, paid his of the overpass and Flumerfcll park and also the Junior Forest Other classrooms interest teachers STIRLING (HNS I The! Michclson visited the George school staff participated in Hit Coimly of 'Warner TeaclielR Visitation Inslilulc recenlly. Each teacher lisled his pref- erence as to which school he would like lo visit. This was ap- proved by principal Joseph Slevenson. Elementary teachers M r s. McKillop School where empha- sis was on Grades 1 to 3. The Gilbert Patterson school was visited by Mrs. Dorlene Wilkie. Kenneth Peterson and Richard Meeks. Principal Joseph Stevenson, Dorothy Drewry and Kent ments. While awaiting word. Ihe! official visit (o the Blairmore public works committee w i 11 Eiks lodce recenlly. draw up a priority list of jobs, i six ntw members, Albert This includes work on Nez Siclla. Aisi Sliigehiro, Al Baird, Perce Creek, the town's waler i n. Hereolman. P. Brecht and dam, rock walls in the, vicinity Tom Urano were initiated. The lodge will lake the tra- gavel to the newly-'m- Elkford lodge in early The hall committee was au- hnrizcd to proceed with the laying of a new tile floor in the Elks Hall. Remodelling of i enivance and doorways will be rlpiic. fort of Ihe project will school. LCI drew John Hickcn. Fifty-six teachers Irnm Warner County participated. New ideas of leaching were studied. Some teachers visited schools at Great Falls, Calgary and oth- er southern Alberta commnni- Victoria Zaugg and Mrs. Elva I Wood visited the Westminster I ties. Bistra-t of Sparwood is w o NATAL (HNS) District of Iheir first attempt in running Sparwood nominees arc Gordon for office. Cook. Michael Hydomako, Eight official nominees liain Richler and Louis Ungaro. j running for aldermen for a two- llenged by thr Louis Ungaro, Ihe incumbent, (whnse Icrm is expiring eiv! year lerm. where three alder- men are required, are Joseph of Ihe year) is seeking rc-elec- Alinmarc, Gedrge Rouvier. Stu- lion while the other Three cr.n- arl Johnson. Andrew Kr.-ill. have Ihe may- .Inhii Dnueh-s Re1 il oralily rare and are making i Swar.ey, Keg Taylor and I ol) ert Thompson. The terms of Joseph Altomare and Reg Tay- lor, who are seeking re- election, are expiring end of the year. The third seat up for re-elec- tion as alderman is being vac- ated by Mrs. Molly Doratty. She did not contest the seat. Two nominees. Bruno Bevi- lacqua, seeking re-electicn. Mrs. Armande Bouvier. a new- comer, will contest (lie of school board Iruslec for a hui- year term. Eligible voters for (he Dis- trict of Sparwood municipal election was released l.u'.iu voters. The municipal clcdinns will be held Dec. 3. 3 The whisky a man i saves for himself ...and his friends. It's a mailer of lasle. So we take I ho lime lo blend log'ollier 29 whiskies ...into one sjival lasle. Adams Priyalo Slock. Do your friends a flavour. Thomas Adams OISTILU ;