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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - October 6, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta 14 THI I.FTHBRIOGI HfRAin _ Tddnv, Oclob-r A, I97J editor shuns ro? legislation TORONTO c-iiitnv llori.s AndiTMMi islalinn hrpuphl (nil hy tlir ivnmen cannol prxipt'rK K1 "I prefer IK I'lill H paper pussy rat legislation." she told n on liu1 future of Ihe'fem.ile escciiiiiT here. .Mrs. Anderson, edilor of Cha- telaine, sjul Ihcre lias lieen "an awful lot of talk in OLIawa Bhoul whal's uoing lo he done for women. Mr; Anderson said. l.riNt; WAV TO GO of lOtliel Mel.ellan of the Ontario le Civil Service Commission, who i-s also apjieareil on (he panel ;il onk Univovsiiy, ted Mrs. Anderson's view Iliat arc a IOLIR way from Hie executive suite. She said civil service pen- sions up to last year contained provisions discriminatory lo women. .Mrs. McLellan said Uiat be- __ "I jnsl tt-jinl lo know when I fore il was amended, the pen- tlicy'i-c poinc lo the button sion plan ullowed a man lo to She sriiil tli l.ibcra! party has a [xiinl of asking people "lo help us find j ponion on lo tlreir husbands if but has manured to come up lliey died. pass 50 per cent of his pension on to his widow, but women vsere not allowed lo pass any wiili only one woman candidate in Ihe Ontario for Ihe Ocl. 30 feclonil elrctian." The woman is Autcen Nicholson, uinning m Toronlo-Trimty. Florence Bird, former chair- man of the Royal Commission on the Status of Women, said the posilion of women execu- tives at present is "a very nie- "I don'I think they're trying lancholy picture." THE BETTER HALF By Barnes "Some vandal has destroyed my lounging areal" LEISTER'S MUSIC LTD. Campus Corner Dy BERN1CK 1IEHI-K Lrlhlmdge Community College LCC is b a c k together again with an enrolment of approxi- mately All first-year LCC students have been thoroughly initialed tank episodes, red paint, beanies the works. Even the agriculture sludenU who seemed lo liiink they could avoid Frosh week by coming in October received the "treat- me.nl." Theirs svas a lillle more squeamish. But ali in Lhe line of agriculture like greased pigs and raw con- tests. The purpose of Frosh activi- ties was to make the new denls realize Ihey are part of LCC but also to make Uicra re- alize: "seniors are supreme." Most of the students are now settling down to some serious study between the coffee breaks and Ihe evenings out. There is the thought in most minds that mid-term exams and mid-term paper deadlines are similar to Christmas coming fast. Student representative elec- tions are being held Oct. 13. Seven offices are open lor the representatives and campaigns got under way this week. Reps, will be selected from the different departments and ajiy stuclenl with a grade-point average of 1.5 is eligible to run. The polls will be open from 11 a.m. lo 1 p.m. and will be sit- uated in the main business hall in front ol Ihe gym. Frank- Pea r s o ii, external vice-pres- ident and Brian Schiercr, inter- nal vice-president will act as ecru tin eere. Any full-time student, who is a member nf Ihe students' un- ion is eligible to vote. ft is hoped that Ihe students won't g't the literal education ballots confused with the con- cept of the ballot for Ihe Oct. 30 cleclion. The physical education pro- JUST CHECKING These two youngster! are look- ing over Ihe Walter on Ihe CouMs Highway for a likely-looking prospect for Thanksgiving dinner. How- ever all Ihe malure birds have already been snipped lo Ihe poullry planl, and Ihe lurkeys left on the farm are jusl loo young to serve up wilh cranberry saucs. Besides, Ibey're cule. Afler due consideration, the children decided to settle for roost beef and pop for Ine special occasion. Rick Ervin, photo Canadian forces base surgeou Woman takes jet training program gram at LCC is introducing a new program by including fenc- ing wilh the rest of the activi- ties that will be offered for sec- ond semester courses. JYiss Kubick, Lhe instructor, said fencing will give variety to the program. She mentioned that it is not as. expensive as some sporU and docs not re- quire any extra facilities. Physical education programs offered at the college include acqualics, social and folk danc- ing, men's and women's aclivi- lies class, tumbling, gymnas- tics, low organized games, bad- minton, volleyball, golfing, sofl- ball, karaie, horsemanship, wrestling and weight training. H is sort of nice to knov; we have all Lhcse opportunities since we're living in Ihe era of the bulge. Physical education is compul- sory for LCC nurses and law en- forcement students. N'ot only does the program enable nurses to learn proper methods of backrubs. hut also conditioning problems they may encounter in their courses. Tliere are now 73 nurses ac- tive in the program. Law enforcemcnl students k-arn self-defense and gain the physical filness necessary for their program. There is also a marked inter- est in club activity. Many clubs have already been organized and are selling up plans. They include, rodeo, ski, hockey, dala-proccssing and rally clubs. Help us light pollution, is Hie cry of the LCC Conservation and Environment students. A series of events has been laking place at Ihe college all hot dog sales, a quarter to dunk your favorite faculty member to promote money for advertising lo make south- ern Albcrtans aware of pollu- lion problems. I-CC students arc concerned about pollulion snri environ- ment. Arc you? Fly KEN POLK MOOSE JAW. Sask. (CD When Wendy Clay joined the Canadian Forces in I9G5 she planned to stay only long enough to make up her mind what she was going to do when she finished medical school. Now 29, she's a major and base surgeon in charge of the medical program at the large Forces (raining centre near this soulh-cenlral Saskatchewan city. She's also the first vvoijiau lo lake jet training wrtKithe Canadian Forces. Her interest in jet flying is purely medi- cal. cate o. calendar oca kappenirKji Dr. Clay graduated f.-om the times students would'come in basic course which introduces nedplmr pilots lo I He chal- lenges of jet. tlyinp and, with 150 hours on single-engined jets behind her, she feels qualified to discuss problems that crop up during training. "One o[ the biggest slie explains, "are the psycho- logical factors. "I can say I've had a fair amount of jet experience but it's one thing entirely to go up as a casual passenger where you can'l go wrong and then to go up as a student. "I took the student program with all Ihe stresses; I didn't cut the program down and il wasn't cut down for me. I went through the whole thing and the stresses Lhat an ordinary stu- dent will undergo. "It gives me a sense of com- petence Lo know (hat I can get up (here and talk lo them, knowing that I've experienced jusl about every one of the things (hat I'm talking about. "I'm sure thai when I first came here, (here were a lot of about prohlcms and they'd sort, of look at me and think 'she's a female and she's not a ptlot, so how can she possibly under- stand what it is I'm trying to lei] "Well, there's not that atti- tude any more because they know I understand il." Flying isn't new to the native of Terrace, B.C. She has log- ged 350 hours as a private pilot in propeller-driven aircraft. She started in I9G9 and it's become an over-riding passion. "They sent around a little cir cular saying what a idcu it would be to join the service and how much they'd pay if I joined. And since I didn't have any money at Lhe time, I didn't think it would be a idea. "I had no intention of slay- rr iv in Technical terms causing contusion GENEVA (AD More Uvin children, including about 100 in Canada, were born crip- pled in whal became known as the Thalidomide Tragedy a dec- ade ago. Many of them, says a World Health Organization cx- pcrl, became victims of confu- sion in drug siliia- peisisls in many lion that areas. by designating a single interna- tional name for each drug. "Some countries, such as France, Britain, the United States and (lie Soviet Union, in- sist (hat manufacturers label Ihcir projects with the Interna- tional naric in addition to the trade name, lo make them eas- ily identifiable throughout Iho world. Unfortunately, all coun- The hasic vocabulary of (he Irics have not yet followed lliis medical profession includes example." about leclinic.il terms, bid a doctor during bis career may come inlo contact more than specialized Lerms. Dr. Alexandre Manuila, in an interview with World Health magazine, estimates that "a third of the terms used in medi- cine are not only superfluous but also cause confusion." At the same time, research yields a [low of new lerms. Epilepsy was generally i regarded as a single disease until recently but now the or- ganization lisls more than 100 forms. SEUIOUS THREAT Lack of standardization ing. I signed up for year commission comple- tion of my internship and. as had no plans lo specialize at the lime, I thought it would be three years to give me lime to make up my mind about what f wanted to do. "Then, of course, I became She also has her commercial interested in flying and avia- ticket and hopes to try for an instructor's. Dr. Clay look tier medical training at the University of British Columbia and graduated in 1967. She interned at Toronto General Hospital and her first posting as a Forces medical officer was to CFB Trenton in Ontario. She joined in 1965 as an officer cadet and became a captain in 1968 when she be- came a full-fledged member of Ihe Forces. (ion medicine and decided the service was where I wauled lo stay." She said there is only one other woman (light surgeon in the Forces although there are at least a half-dozen women medical officers. She has two other medical officers and two nurses as well as seven medical assistants and some adminitrative slaff in her ID-bed hospital. in drug labelling can he. a threat to human lives. Dr. Manuila com- ments: "The thalidomide trag- edy is a striking illustration of the confusion that still exisls. When these disastrous conse- quences were recognized, gov- crnmenls hastened to withdraw halidomide from Ihe market. It several months to do so simply because the generally recognized name "thalidomide'' did not everywhere appear on the label next to the trade name, so that national pharma- ceutical authorities and phar- macists could not lell which of !he many products [hey had in stock contained thahdomide. Many more children were born wilh malformations as a re- sult." Dr. Manuila said the World Health Organization is trying to create order out of this chaos NEW GERMANY, N.S. (CP1 Through the cfforls of Vicki Lynn Crowe handicrafts with designs daling back to pioneer d ays were displayed in New York City. Miss Crowe, nalive of New and former assistant Tliankstiiving holiday. Mem- bers are asked lo attend the annual riislrtcl moeling Tues- day at 8 p.m. in the Odfellcms Hall. Mrs. Edna Watmough DDP, of district 17 pre- side. The Albci la Chonil Music IM? held at Ihe University of Lclhbridgc on Ocl. 21 and 22 wilh the Anne Camp- bell Singers participating in the program. Soulhniinslcr Circle Square Dance CUib will hold the regu- lar dance Saturday al p.m. in Soulhminsler Hall. Al] square dancers welcome. are asked lo please bring a box lunch. The Minus One .Club will hold a dance Saturday from 9 p.m. lo I a.m. al Hie Polish Hall. Mu- HC by the Members and guests LEISTER'S COMING EVENTS Betci Sigma Phi Presents a Fashion Show entitled "Profilo11 Oct. 17 Wed., Oct. 18 YATES MEMORIAL CENTRE LINDA GAY FLITTEN In Concert YATES MEMORIAL CENTRF Fri., Ocf. 20 TICKfTJ NOW AVAIWBIS LEISTER'S MUSIC LTD. PARAMOUNT THEATRE BIDG. PHONE 328-4080 PUBLIC BINGO 16 GAMES 2 JACKPOTS LETHBRIDGE ELKS LODGE ROOM (Upslalrsl EVERY THURS.-8 p.m. Caution is best protection Jf_ ivhen considering repair men WeeWhimsv Hy JEAN SHARP CP Women's Editor TORONTO (CP) Choosing a repair man or a contractor can be a worrying business, especially if you consider weep- ing tiles or roofing or wiring dark mysteries. Your caution Is your be.st protection. Lawrence Fcl- ton says, Take the time lo com- parison-shop ami check ref- erences. Mr. Felton is general man- aper of Ihe Hnmeserviee Club ot Canada, which has a roster of service men to work for sul> scribers "The problem is thill It a contractor comes lo you In do a Ijiryc job, are lic'M never ynn he said in an interview. "lie has no Lnlercsl in building goodwill. He may leave things iimfona, hut i'.'s Kwlhyn amf pood luck to you. "Then Ilirrc arc a lot of pcn- plr u'ilh dollar signs for cye- b.dls. They try to suit the price I nf I In? job lo Ihn man's income. If I hey arc callcrl to an ox- 1 pensive home. Iliry'll say Ihe [priro is whrn Ihey'd tell THANKSGIVING CHARISMATIC RALLY MINISTRY TEACHING COUNSELLING PERSONAL PRAYER Special Emphcisii on Ihe Supernatural THREE OUTSTANDING AMERICAN SPEAKERS DON MORRISON-CREED DAVIS-MAX GANDFIELD Friday, October 6 p.m. Saturday, October 7 10 o.m. 2 p.m. 7 p.m. Sunday, October 8 ri.m. 2 p.m. 7 p.m. CHRISTIAN TABERNACLE Cor. 13lh Sh and 5th Ave. 5. "Come Expecting a Miracle" anyone else 5200, which is com- pletely unfair. "Call neighborhood firms if you can, and call firms IhaL have been in business a long lime. "Il's always best to get sev- eral bids, three is usually en- ough. I( one bids an- other and a Lhird you know the bidder isn't going fo do A good job. Bui don'L get 10 bids. That jusl adds to everyone's costs. "If possible get addresses and go and have a look at the work, or phone numbers so you can call previous customers." BE MCE' Mr. Fellon hari some other lips lor the homco'.vner, espe- cially one with a good-sized job under way. "Look at the job every night and make a list of what you think is ho s.iid. Have the work looked after the next morning. As Mr. Fel- lon put it, "there is no poinl in being nic-e you're going full dollar for the I to pay work." All of this was for the home- owner but [here was another side lo Ihe coin. editor of interior design for American magazine, rc- urncd here to put into practice icr iclen thai handicrafts done jy rural Nova Srotia women could find hi-oader markets in :he United Stales. With Lhe help of Nob Bailey, -cgionnl duveloDment officer wilh the Nova Scotia develop- ment department, she was able o display Iicr collection of 30 terns at Ihe Canadian consu- late-gericrai. The tolluclion was assembled after Miss Crowe held a mecf- ng with 250 from the New Germany area. The designs of handicrafts displayed had such names as Drunkard 's Trail." "Subtle tallies" and "K i n g sp or I Ketch." They went hack to pioneer days when women used odds and emls called sullies to hringc olor and warmth to their homes. MKAT.S FOH MEMHEHS WINNIPEG (CP) Speaker Peter Fox of the Manitoba legis- lature dcesn'L have the last word when his wife Nancy Ls host of a weekly luncheon for six MLAs. During a winter ses- sion every member of the house gels a chance Lo sample tho cookery but Mrs. Fox says the usual favorite is pepper steak and a rum-flavored souffle. QUALITY DENTURE CLINIC EDDY DIETRICH Ceilified Denial Mechanic Copjlal Furniture Btdg. MM PHONE 32B-76B4 Some hold up householders try to firm's money after- ward, claiming that they were not satisfied. j This was unfair, he said. MATCHES 1IKLP If a deodorizer is not availa- ble, disagrees be odors can Ix- dispelled by huming (our or live kilchen matches. CASH BINGO ST. BASIL'S HALL-Cor. 13th St. and 6lh Ave. N. FRIDAY, OCTOBER 6th O'CLOCK 4th and 8lh Games in 7 NUMBERS-12lh Gome 5 CARDS FOR OR 25c EACH BLACKOUT JACKPOT 53 NUMBERS LUCKY NAME DRAW WORTH LUCKY NUMBER DRAW WORTH Personi Under 16 Yearj Nol Allowed SPONSORED BY ST. BASIL'S MEN'S CLUB Sip the light fantastic; Three Feathers. Only Three Feathers blends i light four year old with a smooth mellow eight year old. Join Ihe light brigade. ilr of qualily ;