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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - November 28, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta 2 THE IETHDRIDGE HERALD Tuesday, November IS, 1972 News Lieutenant-governor VANCOUVER (CP) Ll.- Gov. John Nicholson was re- ported iji excellent condition in SI. Paul's Hospital, lie was acl- jnitlecl Monday niglit with what was flintino.scHl as a recurring lung infection. citing his wile's liis position, poor health. No successor for Mr. Nichol son lias yet been named by the federal cabinet, but one pub- lished report says the new man will he Angclo Branca, (i9, a During the summer. Mr. Nic-1 juslice of the British Columbia bolson asked to be relieved of I Supreme Court. Drop bombs 011 civilians SAIGON' 'API Hall a cloz- rn American planes supporting .Soiilli Vielnamc.se Iroops acci- dentally dropped several 500- pound bombs on a pomihted area sonlli of Da Nang Monday, killing 10 civilians and wound- ing 2'J. the U.S. command an- nounced ledav. Field reports said about 10 bombs fell in flic area 2 miles west of the provincial capital of Hoi An and about 15 miles south cl Da Nang. "The cause of the accident is not known at this the j command said "An invesliga- I Lion is being conducted." Taipci-Jupaii sever ties TOKYO (AP) The Nation- 1 The Japanese and Communisl Chinese governments es- tablished diplomatic relations Sept. 29. Alsushi Uyama. Ja- pan's ambasador to the Na- iionalist government, will re- mate representation in Japan. I turn Thursday, ollicials said. p.list Chinese ambassador to Japan. Peng Weng-chi, flew borne to Taipei today, formally ending his government's tliplo- jiiasler refused entry SCHIRNDING, West Ger- many Neuter) Czechoslovak frontier guards today again re- fused to allow Czechoslovak chess grandmaster Ludek Pach- juan to cross into West Ger- many. Pachman, 49, convicted on Jour charges including subver- sion last May, arrived at the frontier at 7 a.m. with bis wife, mother-in-law and his cat. But frontier guards refused to let him pass through the pass- port check. O'ConncIl to join I'M slaff role in connection with OTTAWA (CP) Former la- bor minister Martin O'Connell, beaten in the Oct. 30 election, will join Prime Minister Tru- dcau's personal staff. some me." The announcement follovred speculalion that Mr. O'Connell, I 55, would replace Mr. Lalonde. Mr Trudeaii lo'tl reporters the prime minister's principal Monday he will announce new appointments to his slaff in a days, and "I guess it's fair to say Mr. O'Connell will play secretary who won the Montreal riding of Outremonl and was named welfr minister Mon- day. Wauled man is recaptured SALMON Arm, B.C. (CP) Nalszio on Ihe 11 CMP HCMP said Nagy. 49, who gave the alias George Maro when arrested, was taken Sunday after a near Vancouver, has been re-' sloi'c manager reported two captured here. men had broken in. Dealks list of eight most wanted men in Canada for escaping two years ago from Malsqui Prison By THE CANADIAN PRESS Petawawa, Col. John Peter Harrison, 48, com- mander of Canadian Forces helicopler squadron 427. Horvath, a Hungarian immigrant who founded the Ontario Tobacco Co. Ltd. in 1030. Smith, 50, author, sports writer and sportscastcr who fought for black equality in sports, of can- cer. M. Small, 90, former city treasurer and member of Hie Edmonton Sports Hall of Fame. R. Fielding. S2, last remaining daughter of W. S. Fielding, former Nova Scotia premier. HUGH FAULKNER EYMAND CORUIN MARC LALONDE DAN JEANNE SAUVE WAItREN ALLMAND NEW CABINET MINISTERS These are eight of the ANDRE OUELLET STANLEY HAIDASZ new members of Prime Minister Trudeau's cabinet Lawyers dominate federal cabinet OTTAWA (CP) usual, lawyers dominate the federal cabinet. Prime Minister Tnideau. him- self a former law teacher, added three more to his council of ministers Monday, bringing the total of lawyers to 15, ex- actly half the cabinet. Since law-making is a major function of the cabinet, the dominance of persons trained in Ihc legal profession may be ap- propriate. There is a similarly heavy representation of lawyers in Ihe Commons itself. Four businessmen, three economists, three journalists, Bangladesh civil >var o babies in 'lousy health' TORONTO (CP) Eight tiny children from Bangla- desh, all victims of the recent eivil war in the Asian coun- try, were met by their adop- tive Canadian parents at To- ronto International Airport Monday night. The children, ranging in age from eight months to six years, are in "lousy a Toronto physician said. Some of the children arc the offspring of women raped by West Pakistani soldiers during the civil war. Others were abandoned by Iheir fam- ilies. Among Ihe waiting parents were five Ontario couples. Two children will go lo homes DAYS Special Prices In Effect Until Saturday Only! INSTALLED with PAD! 3 Distinctive Carpets at low, low sale prices! VOILA 14 multi-colors, static free Plush Shag.........SO. YD. SILK and SATIN Luxuirious maxi-shag, 100% nylon, 4 solid and 10 multi-lone brighl tt AC luslre colors.......SQ. YD. FUTURISTIC Brighlly patlerned rubber back carpel, ideal for rumpus rooms...............SQ. YD. "WE OFFER TOP QUALITY WORKMANSHIP" SALES AND INSTALLATION BY DON BERGMAN FINANCING AVAILABLE FREE ESTIMATES BERGMAN'S FLOOR COVERING CUSTOM INSTALLATION 2715 12th Ave. S., Lethbridge Phono Office 328-0372 Ros. 328-1854 OPEN THURS. cintl FRI. Till 9 P.M. in Brilish Columbia, and one to Alberta. Dr. Wayne McKinley, a pc- diatric resident at the Hospi- tal for Sick Children in To- ronto who visited Bangladesh, said the children "have big bellies, 100 per cent have worms, and they are all in less than optimal health." "The babies we have left behind are to die. Most of the babies I saw there were starving to death." Hellte Fcrrie of Burlington, Ont., who organized the adop- tion program, said she "saw easily abandoned chil- dren in two weeks." Cabinet 'bad boys' dropped MONTREAL (CP) Prime Minister Trudeau's cabinet changes were aimed at remov- ing ministers who were causing the government embar- rassment, Progressive Con- servative leader Robert Stan- field said Monday. "Obviously, ministers who were causing Ihe government embarrassment were stripped of their Mr. Stanfield lold a news confer- ence. The Conservative leader named Jean-Pierre Goyer, switched to minister of supply I and services from solicitor-gen- eral, and Gerard Pellclier, to communications minister from secretary of slate, as two such ministers. Mr. Stanfield said Bryco Mackascy, ivho resigned as manpower minisler Friday, "has been switched off all to- gether." two farmers, a doctor, a teacher and a union organizer balance Ihe new Trudeau cabi- nel. The lawyers on average are younger than the other minis lers. Their average age is 43 compared with 47 for the whole cabinet. Average age of the cabinet Mr. Trudeau formec after the 1968 election also was 47. Wilh only four minislers from west of Ontario, the new cabi- net fails to meet an ideal re gional representation of six to eight MPs from the four west em provinces. But Air. Trudeau had little choice: The Oct. 30 election left him with only seven MPs frim the Prairies and British Columbia together. ATLANTIC INCREASE Atlantic-area representation was increased by Affairs Minister Dan MacDp- four, reflecting a gain by the Liberals of three seats to 10 in that region. Twelve ministers are from Ontario, up from 10 before the election, and 10 are from Que- bec, up from nine. It has been a tradition that every federal cabinet should in- elude an English-speaking Prot- estant from Quebec, a French- speaking member from outside Quebec and a Roman Catholic of Irish descent. Those spots are filled, intentionally or other- wise, by Charles Drury in treas- ury, .lean-Eudes Dube in public works and Eugene Whelan in agriculture. The lawyers are: Minister Tnidcaii; Turner, finance; New president of calllemeii CALGARY (CP) George Morris of Merlin. Ont., has been elected president of the Cana- dian Cattlemen's Association, replacing Bert Hargrave of Ws.slsh, Alta. Mr. Hargrave resigned after winning the Medicine Hat con- stituency for the Progressive Conservative party in the Oct. 30 federal election. The board of directors chose Gordon Parke of Cache Creek, 1C., lo replace Mr. Morris as 7irsl vice-president. Now at WORLD OF SHOES A SELECTION OF GOLD and SILVER SANDALS ideal for the Parly Season ahead. WOMEN'S DRESS SHOES Including Ihe lalesl in Hi-Fmhion Shaoi wilh Platform Solot. MEN'S HI-FASHION SHOES Multi-colon, Platform iclcs, clc. WORLD OP SHOES 317A SIXTH STREET S. Clirclicn, Indian af- fairs and northern develop- menl; Maciliinald, energy, mines and resources: Jean-Eudcs works; Dubc, public Basford, urhan affairs; Lang, juslice wilh re- sponsibility for Ihe v.-heal board; Goyer, supply and services; Gray, consumer and corporate affairs; Munro, labor with re- sponsibility for Information Slanbury, national AHmand, soh'citor- heallh and Canada; revenue; general; Lalomlc, welfare; QucHcl, postmaster- general; Martin, government Senate leader. The other minislers and their occupations: Marchand, union or- ganizer, transport; Faulkner, teacher, secretary of state; doctor, minister of state responsible for Gunmen captured after shoot-out reporter who had for Ihe gunshop TRIER, West Germany (AP) Two young gunmen, who had released Iheir lalesl hoslage for ransom, were captured loday following an all-night siege and a shooloul with Ihe crew of a pursuing border patrol helicop- ter. One of the gunmen was wounded in the leg and the OCO-mark ransom was recovered, police reported. The helicopter crew spotted Ihe getaway car speeding along a Trier street about an hour after it had driven away from a gunshop where the two men had first held the owner's wife and then an exchange hostage for nearly 24 hours. llorst Rebcr, a 2B-year-old newspaper substituted owner's wife, was freed after Hc-inz Schwarz, interior minis- ter of state, agreed lo give the gun- men the demanded gelaway car and safe conducl. 'KEPT HIS WORD' Afler Iheir capture- Schwarz maintained he had kept his word and noted that the capture was made by members of the federal border guard and not by his slate police. The Iwo men were idenlilied by police as Alfons Follscheid, 23, of Luxembourg, and Harold Erig, 22, of Luebeck, West Ger- many. The drama began Monday afternoon when the Iwo entered the guflshop and asked the owner, 39-year-old Hermann Weber, lo be shown a rifle. One or the then pulled a maga- zine from his pocket, loaded the rifle and shot Weber in arm, police reported. the As the owner fled in shock, the Iwo gunmen seized his year-old wife- Kaelhe, mother of fire children, as hostage. Find body of missing hunter NANTON (CP) The body of a 64-yeai--old Calgary man, missing since Sunday- on a hurting trip, was found Monday aljoul 45 miles west of here. RCMP said Edward Melvin Johnston was reported missing Sunday after he became sep- arated from his grandson while hunting in the area. Nanlon is GO miles south of Calgary. Mountain View bull winner REGIKA (CP) A bull own- ed by MacKenzie Brothers of Mountain View, Alfa, was awarded reserve grand champ- ionship in the Aberdeen Angus section of the second annual Agribition here. Cold snap kills seven persons ATHENS (AP) A cold snap has killed seven persons in southwest Greece since Sunday, police reported today. Tempera- tures have been Mow freezing Ihere and in much of northern Greece as well. Weather and road report SUN1HSE WEDNESDAY SUNSET II L Pre. multiculluralisni; MacDonald, veterans affairs; Whclan, farmer, ag- riculture; S.iiivr, uroadrnsler- I.odioridge .......36 Pincher Creek .34 Medicine Hat.....34 Calgary..........31 Edmonton.......30 Jasper..........27 Banff...........25 High Level Vancouver Victoria Pcnliclon Bcgina...... Prince Albert journalist, science and tech- nology; Pellclicr, journalist, communications; Jumiesun, broad- caster-journalist, regional de- velopment; Sharp, economist, external affairs; MacEacllcn, econo- mist, government House leader; Davis, economist, en- vironment and fisheries; Aiulrus, busuicss- man, manpower and immigra- tion; Gillespic, business- man, trade and commerce; Ilichnnison, busi- nessman, defence; Drury, business- man, treasury board. 43 42 29 19 23 31 3G 40 55 50 80 6G 6-1 71 Honolulu .........81 Winnipeg farmer, j Thunder Bay Toronto Ottawa Montreal Halifax...... Ncw York I.os Angeles San Francisco Las Vegas Phoenix Mexico City Rome London Paris...... 8 -24 41 34 38 22 5 -0 -7 10 30 30 35 40 45 59 51 37 44 C3 48 27 28 .01 FORECASTS Calgary-Lcllibrldgc To- day and Wednesday: Mainly sunny. Winds becoming W 20 and gnsly along Ihe foolhiljs Ihis afternoon. Highs loday Lows Highs Wcd- nt-sday 35-40. Medicine Hat Today: Oc- casional snowflurries.Highs 20- 25. Lows 10-15. Wednesday; Sunny. Highs 35-40. Columbia-Koolcnay Today, cloudy with a few sunny per- iods Wednesday, mostly sunny in the Kootenays but cloudy in Columbia area wilh occa- sional snow in Ihc aflernoon. Highs both days in Ins lower and niid 30s. Lows lonight near 10 in Kootenay East and Ihe northern Columbia areas and aboul 20 elsewhere. Montana Continued cold lo- day and lonight with few snow showers mostly northeast por- lion. Partly cloudy and warm- Wednesday with 25 to 35 mph southwest winds along east slopes Rockies. Highs today 25 to Lows tonight 5 to 15 ex- cept 15 to 25 along easl slopes Rockies. Highs Wednesday 35 to 45. Adjustment payments for farmers WINNIPEG (CP) The Ca- nadian wheat board has started mailing million in cheques to western grain producers as a result of the rccenl increases in initial payments for wheat, oals and barley, Ihe board an- nounced today. The payments go In pro- ducers who sold these commodi- ties to llw board between the Aug. 1 slarl of Ihe current crop year nnd Od. 15. Ihe dale the board began paying (he in- creased initial payments nl de- livery points. The increases, niiioimling to 30 cents a bushel for wheat. 10 cenls a bushel for oals and nine renls n Imslicl for liar-Icy arc retroactive In Ihc beginning of Ihe current crop year. The board said producers should receive Iheir adjuslmcnl payments before Ihe ciid of De- cember. T h o s c who delivered more than one kind of (luring Ihc first 11 weeks of Ihe crop year will receive more Ihiin one pnyincnl. wilh I In- paymrnl arriving fir.sl. Save Now For Nexf Year's Requirements On the Full Line of Irrigation Equipment GENERAL FARM SUPPLIES COUTTS HIGHWAY, LETHBRIDGE PHONE 328-1141 OFFICIAL AS OP A.M TODAY COURTESY OF MIA All hifilnvays In Ihc 1-ctli- area nre generally in Rood driving condition. Highway I, Trans Canada lliRhway, Calgary lo Banff, bare and In Rood condition. Ilanff In Golden, poor) winter condition, watch for Highway 2, Calgary lo Ed- monlon, bare and in good con- (liliim. Adequate snow lives or prop- erly fitted chains are manda- lory in Yoho, Koolenay, cier and Mount Ucvelstoko Na- tional Parks, the llnnff Jasper highiv.iy nnd ski access roads in Banff and in Jasper Nation- al Parks. PORTS OF ENTRY (Opening nnd Closing Coults 2'l hours: Carway a.m. (o 0 p.m.; Del Ilonil.i 9 a.m. lo (1 p in Howcvillc, ll.C. n fl.m. lo (i p.m.; Kingsgalo, R.C.; 21 hours; 'orlhill llylirrls n a.in In midnight; Chief Mountain closed; Wildlior.se, I! a.m. lo p.m. rock, flood fallen (iolricn lo Hcvclsloke, winlcr condilion with with some slippery ;