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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - October 13, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE 8 Cawnpore site great massacre For two and half centuries. India, the world's second most populous nation, was run by a commercial organization with headquarters in the city ot Lon- don the East India Company. The events surrounding those 250 years are examined on "Re- member Cawnpore." part three of the CTV Television Net- work's Sunday evening docu- series ''The British Telecast time is p.to Sunday, October 15. The program traces the de- velopment of the company from the first contact with the Indian rulers ard the rivalry with the French. At the Battle of Plns- sey. General C 1 i v e ensured British supremacy on the sub- combient, "Remember Cawn- pore" also re-creates march by the East India Company Army into Afghanistan to pro- tect the country from expan- Czarist Russia. After two years of British rule, the Afghans rebel ar.ii the army, in retreat, is cut to pieces the first and perhaps greatest mili- tary disaster in Queen Vic- toria's reign. On May 9. 1857, the Indian Mutiny breaks out. Cawnpore, the site of one of the worst massacres of British men, women and children becomes a byword for horror. British j forces fan out across India on a j mission of brutal retribution. i Indians were executed, j many by the caraion. a method favored by the Mogul Era- j perors. In 1858, the East India Company's rule in India was brought to a close, and the Brit- ish Crown took over. "Remember Cawnpore" is the first of three programs on Inc'ia. On Sunday. Oct. 22. in _ part four of "The British Em- the British involvement fl in North America, particularly j J Canada, is examined in "Ail' Frontier and Notliing Else." M H I j Actor Eric House has spent i Actor Eric House Ls spending the summer at Halifax's Xep- tune Theatre and will be rcturn- ing 'o Toronto in the fall to re- join the St. Lawrence Arts i Centre company. STOP, LOOK and LISTEN MR. and MRS. HOMEOWNER Do you live lor today? Do you enjoy life to the fullest? -OR- Do you sit at home worrying over those money problems? STOP WORRYING AND START LIVING JVUdteewn Mortgagees Icons Ltd. Has Your Answer What Can Midfown We con roduc-i- -por-tlVy obligation UP to 50% or more. We con give you a loan or' or more, on a 2nd or 3rd mortgage. We lend on Agreements for Sole. We buy mortgages and agreements Remember yoj con borrow up to the maximum of true loan value of your home. We finance in Alberta. (For small arvd large business loans.) We give Fast, confidential service. Visit the Others Make a Comporison STOP AND THINK Then You'll Find Midfown Has Your Answer! Come and See Us Today at micltown mortgage loans ltd. 1265-3rd AVENUE S. LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA T1J OK2 Phone 327-2181 Try US You'll Like Us! ACME TELEVISION bring you ONLY 15 MONTHLY To IOQSQ your color television clip this coupon, fill it out and mail it to one of our 4 locations listed at the botlom of this advertisement. NAME ADDRESS PHONE No......................... CITY or TOWN SIZE OF SET REQUIRED (PLEASE CIRCLE) 13" 15" 17" 19" 20" 25" 26" evision Ltd. 505 13th St. N., LETHBRIDGE Phone 327-6361 3001 26th S.W., CALGARY Phone 246-3358 College Mall, LETHBRIDGE Phone 328-8316 918 6th Avc. S.W., CALGARY Be sure and investigafe our LEASING PROGRAM BEFORE you purchase your television. But remember We also SELL Tel- evisions and Stereos. LEASE THIS 19" PHSlCO COLOR TV NOW! MONTHLY LEASE THIS PACKAGE INCLUDING: of headphones 1-12" Philco TV 1 Amplifier of records ONLY i SW CALGARY vitf oin _ 146.3358 Phone 269-39S7 and 269-4191 ;