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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - October 5, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta RENO, NEVADA 8 Days Several Departures. CQQ Each (double) For Information and bookings contact ART WILLIAMS TRAVEL CENTRE VILLAGE MAIL PHONE The LctWmdgc Herald SECOND SECTION Lcthbriclge, Alberta, Thursday, October 5, 1972 PAGES 17 TO 32 NOW IN OUR NEW LOCATION CECIL OXENBURY DISPENSING OPTICIANS LTD. 101 PROFESSIONAL BIDS. 740 4lh AVE. S. PHONE 328-7121 Now Amving: THE NEW EUROPEAN FAIL EVE FASHIONS for 1973 Co-ordination needed for education of young By HON Herald Stall Writer There is a critical need for improved eo ordination be- tween various agencies and groups in Lethbridge to head off potential learning problems in young children before they reach the serious stage, says Dr. Bob Gall, director of spe- cial services for tho Lethbridgc public school district. A four member committee has txjcn meeting since last May to determine the degree of need for a learning exchange centre. "Information sharing is criti- said Dr. Gall. "We have found that people are not pro- viding a joint service to the child." loan set for Exhibition HISTORICAL CORNER Plans for the downtown area promise to bring contemporary designs into view on the skyline. But, the new sights can never replace 1he nostalgia presented by such buildings as this one at 427 Slh St. S., built in 1910. Made a great billboard. Mayba you know when you could buy a Coke for five cents a bottle. Had to be at least 20 years ago. In the foreground, a new reslourant is planned, either for this fall or next spring. Until then, the lot will be used for parking, as it has been for the past few years since Horne Motors burn- ed down. Ervin Photo Candidates get bard time at U of L By GREG McINTYKE Herald-Staff Writer A University of Lethbridge audience heckled contestants for the Lethbridge riding in the Oct. 30 election when they ap- peared on campus at noon Wednesday for an all can- didates forum. Conservative candidalc Ken Hurlburl was booed when he made what students termed a "love it or leave it" statement about living in Canada. Laughter rippled through audience of about 100, mostly students, when Social Credit candidate Keith Hancock said Canadians should be proud of the sportsmanship and fair CLIFF BLACK, Certified Denial Mechanic BLACK DENTAL LAE MEDICAL DENTAL BLDG. Lower Level PHONE 327-2822 play of Team Canada in the re- cent Canada Russia hockey series- Hal Hoffman, the NDP can- didate was heckled when he suggested that possibly small, safe oil tankers could replace the proposed large supel-tank ers that are planned to bring oil down the Pacific coast. Only Liberal Andy Russell escaped largely unscathed the forum that marked a swing into high gear of the local elec tion campaign. A Lethbridge Community College audience at a similar forum last week was unrespon sive to the candidates in com parison with the university gathering. Mr. Hurlburt was booecl a' the U of L when lie said Cana dians should be glad "to pro- tect our democratic form o government" after getting an "inside" look at life in Russia during the Canada Russia hockey series. Monday, October 9th is... THANKSGIVING DAY and GRANDMOTHER'S DAY Show your love for Grand- mother with flowers. Avlllabtf only 91 FJD Florists, And also Send on F.T.D. Thanksgiver to your Holiday Hostess CALL 327-5747 FOR FREE DELIVERY! FRACHE'S FLOWER SHOP 322 6lh STREET SOUTH, LETHBRIDGE He was heckled again when e said the Liberal government las done "absolutely nothing" o protect the environment. When Mr. Hurlburt said the Conservative party believes in 3rd Ave, rebuilding uiidei way The roadway on 3rd Avc. S. between 14th St. and Mayor Ma- grath Drive is being completely rebuilt to provide a proper driving surface. This week, 400 tons of asphalt is being hladed onto the road each day to even out the depressions. That job should be completed by Friday. Next week, work will start on the application of a three-inch lift of asphalt paving on the roadway. Next spring, the fin- islu'ng lift, one inch of asbestos asphalt, will be laid. If tlie weather remains favor- able, this fall repairs will be done on the intersection of 3rd Ave. and Mayor Magrath Drive. free enterprise, but there has to be over all planning between government and industry, a student called out "that's so- cialism." Replying to a question from the audience, Mr. Hurlburt said he supports the stand of nation- al Conservative leader Robert StanfieW that wage and price controls should be tried, and if necessary', imposed perma- nently to control inflation. A student asked Mr. Hoffman how the NDP can be a party Tor the people" yet support family allowance payments to SMILEY'S PLUMBING BASEMENT BATHROOMS REMODELLING Phone 328-2176 Car goes for Lethbridge seems to have an affinity for middle-of-the-nigh' automobile antics. The latest in escapades was a driverless drive off the pier into Henderson Lake, accom plished sometime during the night. It follows close upon the dis covery of a stolen car whicl had been driven up a guy wire last Friday night. Police fished the wet vehicle owried by Bob Helmer of Leth bridge, from the lake at o'clock this morning. They ar continuing their Investigation. Celebrate Your Special Occasions at Ericksen's! and difilBCiSBSS This Friday and Saturday Evening "THE MQONGLOWS" Pliono 328-7756 for Reservations 8 fo 12 p.m. No Cover Chargo M THS> OtD TIADmON OT HOSPITALITY DOROTHY GRAY DRY SKIN LOTION "Docs Beautiful Things for AII-of-You" For lovelier skin USE? this lanolrn-enriched mojjiurizing lotion rt-ijularJy, especially before end after exposing bonds 10 dclergents or housework ,ancl before bedllme. Only a Ifule applied on body, hands, face and areas lhat feel cfry soften skin and keep it smoolh. 9 oz. bottle.................... 1.00 T8 oz. bottle.................... 1.75 "WHERE SALES ARE BACKED BY SERVICE" McCREADY-BAINES PHARMACY LTD. CHARGEX 614 3rd Ave. S. Phono 327-3555 lose who earn more than M a year. Mr. Hoffman said it is less xpensive to pay family allow- nce to everyone than to screen ecipientS' Mr. Russell was asked what c would do if the Liberal gov- j-nment found a polluter who 'as a major contributor to arty campaign funds, and was pplauded when he said "clob- ber A questioner asked what :hance Mr. Russell felt he had 'j accomplish anything in Ot- awa if his opinion was not By SWIHART Herald Staff Writer "Now it's official." That about sums up the feel- ings of the board of directors of the Lethbridge and District Exhibition Association follow- ing official transfer of of federal funds for the expan- sion of the exhibition pavilion. The loan document showing the transfer was signed by fed- eral agriculture Minister Bud Olson, Cy McAndrews, assistant deputy minister of agriculture for the farm and rural resource development section, Stan Tif- fin, president of the exhibition association, Mayor Andy An- derson and Andy Andrews, manager of the association, Mayor Anderson signed the document because the city has guaranteed Lhe loan. Construction started three weeks ago andi is expected to be completed before the end of this year- The addition will double the space of the present pavilion. Mr. Tiffin said the present fa- cility was not large enough for agricultural industries to pro- mote their products and at the same time allow livestock breeders a chance lo display their animals. Mr. Olson said the loan was made through a special 5100 million fund established to make capital available and ser- that it should 'try to stay in that position. Tiiis loan will help. Mr. McAndrews, speaking for Agriculture Minister Dr. Hugh Homer; said the province ac- knowledged that Ihe Leihbridge Exhibition Board, is a leader in Alberta. It demonstrates to Ihe people, both urban and rural, that there are interlocking relation- ships and communications that must be retained for the better- ment of all people throughout the province, he said. He said it is fitting that the While it is difficult to say what the committee's final re- port will recommend, it ap- pears at this stage that some kind of information clearing house should be established. "What might come out of it Is that we may seek a govern- ment grant to establish a clinie for pre school Dr. Gall said. This service would be geared to detecting any problem that might hamper academic abil- ity. "The pre school years are the time when such a facility is needed. This is where we can get to a problem and solve it while it is still Dr. Gall said the need for such a centre is borne out by numerous studies which have shown a minimum of 10 to 15 per cent of students entering Grade 1 already have some kind of learning problem. In many cases, there is someone who is aware the youngster is burdened by a problem the doctor knows he is having trouble hearing or social counsellor knows he is having problems with parents the teacher doesn't know. By the time the teacher does find out. it may be too lale to loan transfer occurs during Ag- do anything about what has riculturo Week a program which is trying to point out to all citizens, the importance ag- riculture plays in the eonomy as a whole. Baird hared with "Tnideau's cuper- He was cheered when ho re- plied firmly "when I get to Ot- awa I111 have Mr. Tnideau's ear." vices available in smaller cen- tres comparable with those in the large cities, He said Lethbridge Is further ahead than most communities adding that it is Important for the region to take the slant LCC governor protests hospital A member of the Lethbridge1 Community College board ot governors continued his attack Wednesday night against the proposal of building a hospital for the handicapped on the col- lege campus. LCC seeks fee liike The Lethbridge Community College will seek a per se- mester fee increase for most students for the 1973-74 school year. The increase, if approved, will see semester fees for stu- denls in liberal education, busi- ness education and nursing in- creases to S75 from S70, Tui- tion will remain nt 540 per se- mester for agriculture and [eduiicnl-vocutional students. The board also voted to ask for approval for compulsory student union fees. T Iii s would mean that pay- ment of the S60 yearly fee to the students1 council would be compulsory for every student I enrolling at LCC it would be come a condition of enrolment This year, three students have refused to pay studeiv union fees. Both the students and (lie ad ministration favor the proposal LCC students pay Ihe highcs student union fees of any Al bcrta college. Others rangi from a year- grown into a serious learning problem. Dr. Gall says all of this can be corrected by an information exchange and lie expects the formation of such an agency will be the major recommenda- tion of the committee's final report, expected to be complet- ed next spring. Tearing starts A preliminary hearing Into he non-capital murder charge against John David Baird, 25, of Lethbridge began today. Baird is charged with the Tune 10 slaying of Jack Stanley Soltys, 20, of Letlibridge. The charge sfemmed from an incident in the Baird home April IS in which Soltys was ivounded. Baird was originally charged with attempted murder in the shooting. The non-capital mur- der charge was laid after Sol- tys died in June. ART DIETRICH DENTURE CLINIC DENTAL MECHANIC Schwartz Bldg. 322 Slh SI. S. Phono 328-4095 Executive Office Furnishings pictured here fin- ncer, wilh satin drawers, ccnlrc ilops ond file drawer lock. Available with solid legs, or chramo adjustabfe nylon glides. See ihe executive desk and many other model) en display at Trie Willis executive desk ishcd in genuine walnut vci oil finish features sclecr oak guides, pencil troy, drawer CHINOOK STATIONERS LTD. 319 7th STREET SOUTH PHONE4327-4591 The Lethbridge Assoclatio or the Mentally Retarded involved in negotia tions on a federal level whic could sec such a facility estab? ishcd at the college, Joe C horn any told the board meeting that he still opposes lie idea because it would give he college a bad public im- age. "I am against it, T just don't ike to see that kind of thing. 't will be had for our college. We will be changing our image "rom an educational institution :o a m e n t a 1 said Mr, Chomany, Another board member, Gladys Red Fern, (ook a similar s tand when the subject wa s first mentioned last spring. She did not attend the regular boar (1 meeting Wednesday night and it is not known wheth- er her position has changed. Mr. C h o in a n y's comments came during a discussion on whether the college should ar- range for a preliminary archi- tectural plan in the event the LATVIIl proposal is approved. Dr. C. D. Stewart, president of LCC, said he believes such a hospital would be oF great ben- efit to the college. He said the availability of qualified nurses on the campus would cut health services and also, nursing would have a Initlt-in training area- Officials visit college Two officials of Ihe Alter colleges commission paid L. informal visit lo the Ix-lhbridgc Community College loday. Dr. Henry Kolesar. commis- sion chairman, and Joe Bally, commission comptroller, nrc touring various campuses for informal meetings wilh admin- islrators. This will one of the last tours Dr. Kolesar will be mak- ing to the colleges because the commission is being officially disbanded nest spring. WESTMARK COFFEE PERK By West Bend. Butterfly Motif fully aulo malic 5 lo 9 cup capacity. 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