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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - October 15, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta SENIOR CITIZEN'S TOUR - HAWAII CALLS Jan. 6................... Per Person $440.00 Guided Tours For You To Enjoy In The Sunshine. For Further Information Call BUTTE TRAVEL SERVICE 1271 3rd Ave. S. Phono 328-3201 or 328-6858 "BUTTE TRAVEL SERVICE-AS NEAR AS YOUR TELEPHONE" The Lethbridge Herald SECOND SECTION Lethbridge, Alberta, Thursday, October 15, 1970 PAGES 11 TO 24 m FREE HOCKEY PUCK Ml WITH EACH BUCKET OR BARREL ERICKSEN'S 2021 3rd Ave. S. Ph. 328-8161 1705 M.M. Drive Ph. 328-7751 PC Hats In Ring Oct. 29 At least three men are expected to contest the Progressive Conservative nomination in the Taber-Warner riding at the provincial party's nominating meeting Oct. 29 in Coaldale. Warner farmer Emil Gund-lock, who was the liding's unsuccessful Conservative candidate in the 1967 election, will try for tha nomination. . Also running will be N o r m Long, Taber businessman, and Robert Bogle, Milk River school teacher. The meeting, to be held in the Coaldale Community Centre, will feature provincial leader Peter Lougheed as guest speaker. Industrial Meeting Date Is Changed A Progressive Conservative-sponsored conference on rural industrial i z a t i on, orginally scheduled for Oct. 30 - Nov. 1 in Lethbridge has been changed to Nov. 6 - 8 at the El Rancho Motor Hotel. The conference, to deal with regional economic development in southern Alberta, will feature a public meeting at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 6. Sessions Nov. 7 and 8 will be expressly for Conserva t i v e delegates from throughout the province. Provincial leader Peter Lougheed and resource persons are expected to be present at all sessions. The conference will deal with such subjects as transportation, pollution and business development. Company Offices Eighteen of 27 recently - established company offices in Alberta noted in the June 30 edition of the Alberta Gazette lo. cated in Edmonton. Seven went to Calgary. .......m "(mm? For lasting Beauty the Year 'round . . . GREEN FOLIAGE PLANTS and Artificial Dried Arrangements -* v, asps - *i^%sst&&?!+*t&#^ K-*t< *� ~m****' * *_ . ' - * u.^ * A -________-- ___- \j___________----_- -JL- .-- lllllllipllps "".............. , , ..... The new $16.5 million University of Lethbridge campus is rapidly taking shape across the river from the city. The 909-foot-long academic and residence building which stretches from the right hand side of the picture to a point about a third of the way from the right, is to be finished for occu pation by fall of 1971. In the bottom left hand corner is the Bordignon Concrete pre fabrication plant, where all of the pre-fab, stressed beams and wall cladding panels are being made. Surrounding the plant are the parking lots to be used by all university students, faculty and administration when the U of L opens. The lots are up to 1,500 feet from the classroom building - and there will be no lots closer in. The present access road for people interested in watching construction, is to the extreme left; eventually it will be the road on the right. -Photo By Walter Kerber Police President Is Fired Constable Mike A. Clandfield, president of the Lethbridge City Police Association, was fired Wednesday for a violation of the rules and regulations governing the city police force. Constable Clandfield owns a shuffleboard business in the city and last June, bought a hotel in Grassy Lake contravening the rules and regulations stating a member of the city police force can not have outside interests. When he took possession of the hotel, he applied for a liquor licence. The rules and regulations also state a member of the city police force can not hold a liquor licence. He was suspended Oct. 1 and at a hearing before the city police commission Wednesday, he was released from the force. Millar J. Arnold, city police commission chairman said this morning he had no comment on the issue. "The six - man commission is going to let things sit." Constable Marvin I meson, vice - president of the police association said the men on the force were upset about the firing, feeling the decision could have been held off until arbitration talks between the police association and the city police commission were settled. "The firing of Constable Clandfield has to affect the arbitration talks because Constable Clandfield had been working closely with the police association lawyer," said Constable Imeson. Many Newcomers Make It In Municipal Voting Drug Arrest RCMP report Michael Charles Fellers, 20, of Buffalo, Wyoming was arrested at Coutts Wednesday and charged with possession of a narcotic. A small amount of marijuana was involved. I 9 e s FLOWER SHOP 322 6th Street South Phone 327-5747 By D'ARCY RICKARD Herald District Editor Many newcomers will take their seats in southern Alberta council chambers following a heavy turnout of voters Wednesday night. It was a quiet election year in the plebiscite department. Taber voters decided to retain the Cenotaph park as a war memorial. Council had considered the idea of turning it into a parking lot atxrat a year ago and bowed to public opinion. This time the ratepayers made a definite decision against the idea. Coaldale citizens voted in favor of establishing a liquor store. In the Crowsnest Pass, fireworks were set off on Turtle Mountain when Coleman voters decided to give their council the go-ahead on borrowing for a 'Pass swimming pool to be built at Blairmore. There were a few surprises. EXTRA WEAR FOR EVERY PAIR MIKE HANZEl 317-7th STREET SOUTH NEW FROM BUSHNELL! A FAMILY FUN 2-P0WER POCKET SCOPE Outstanding Value at only . 8 Power or the Panoramic view of a full-size wide angle binocular. Compact, light weight, is ideal for hunting, travel, bird watching, hiking, nature study, spectator sports. Complete with 8 power 24 mm and 6 power, 18 mm - either lens can be used for a close-up magnifying glass. Complete with zippered carrying case and wrist strap. A perfect gift for anyone, anytime! McCREADY-BAINES PHARMACY LTD. 614 3RD AVE. S., LETHBRIDGE CALL 327-3555 FOR FREE HOME DELIVERY Taber council incumbent Lewis P. Pollard bowed out. At Granum Mrs. Dorothy Weerstra, only woman candidate in the voting, failed to gain the mayor's chair, moving aside for newcomer Terrance W. Cairns. A complete list of voting results follow: BELLEVUE - One vacancy on council. Elected was new-comer Howard Bennett, 181 votes. Other candidate was incumbent Mayor Tyce Vasten-hout, 70 votes. A new mayor will be appointed by council. Term of office, one year. BOW ISLAND - Three vacancies on town council. Elected were newcomer Walter Strom, 262; newcomer Dr. Harry Mikaido, 238; and newcomer Allan Hyland, 195. Other candidates were Alec Chow, 164 and Ralph Bateman, 154 CLARESHOLM - Town council, two vacancies. Elected were newcomer Floyd Norby, 636 votes, and incumbent Dr. G. Don Clark, 480 votes. Other candidate was Carman Wallace, 218 votes, a newcomer who resides at Fort Macloed. There were 10 spoiled ballots and 746 voted. An opinion poll showed 297 favored building a town hall complex in a central location, 253 wanted it in a south town location. There were 23 spoiled ballots in the opinion poll. COALDALE - Two vacancies on council. Elected were newcomer Abram Ens, 431, and newcomer Erna Goertzen, 270. Other candidates were Peter Martin, 222, Mike Batycky, 203 and Andrew Aim, 137. Total ballots cast 731 out of possible 1,-625. Spoiled ballots 31. A plebiscite for the establishment of a liquor store in Coaldale receiv- ed a vote of 449 in favor, and 259 against. Spoiled ballots 21. COLEMAN - Coleman ratepayers approved by four votes a money plebiscite favoring borrowing the sum of $14,100 as Coleman's share of a swimming pool to be built at Blairmore. A total of 233 voted in favor of the bylaw to borrow and 229 voted against the measure. There were seven spoiled ballots and 72 per cent or 466 cut of an eligible 650 voted. GRANUM-Mayoralty. Elected was newcomer Terrance W. Cairns, 100 votes. Other new candidate was Mrs. Dorothy Weerstra, 38 votes. A total of 140 cast ballots out of 199 eligible voters. There were two spoiled ballots. HIGH RIVER - Two vacancies on town council. Elected were newcomer Robert S n o d-grass 790 and newcomer James Howie, 563. Other candidate were Frank Cowley, 265. Total votes 843 out of possible 1,550. Spoiled ballots two. MAGRATH - Two vacancies on town council. Elected were newcomers John Moors, 190 votes, and George Gruninger, 194 votes. Other candidates were incumbents Dr. Mark Dahl 188 and L. B. Tanner, 120. A total of 362 voted out of 700 eligible. RAYMOND - Two vacancies on town council. Elected were newcomers Robert .D Graham, 228, and Gordon Scoville, 182. Other candidate was John L.' Evans, 166. A total of 298 voted out of 1,122 eligible voters. One spoiled ballot. TABER - One vacancy on separate school board filled by Rudi Gregus. Town council: two vacancies. Elected were Elmer C. Conrad, 562, and newcomer Stanley M. Hunt, 434. Other candidates were incumbent Lewis P. Pollard, 355, and newcomer Claude Leeks, 324. A total of 900 voted out of 3,100 eligible or 29 per cent. There were 22 spoiled ballots. In a plebiscite, 468 favored retention of the Cenotaph park for war memorial purposes and 355 voted that it be changed to a parking lot. There were 74 spoiled ballots. VAUXHALL - Two vacancies on town council. Elected were incumbent Norman Ers-kine, 104 votes and newcomer Helena Booth, 93. Other candidates were Jan Vanderploeg, 88, A total of 152 votes were cast. Two spoiled ballots. Other municipal government vacancies were filled by acclamation on nomination day Sept. 16. They include: BLAIRMORE - Incumbent George Wait returned as mayor. Two vacancies on council filled by newcomers Dr. L. R. Amundsen and Joe Bodio. BROOKS - Two vacancies on town council, newcomers T. R. Baxter and Donald H. Murray. Two vacancies on public school board, incumbent - returned -Wild C. Hall, newcomer Eric Fluery. COALDALE - Newcomer Al-vin Blakie,' mayor. COLEMAN - Two vacancies on council, incumbents returned - Ted Kryczka and Melville Cornett. HANNA - Two vacancies on town council, returned incumbents - Don Braconnier, Eugene Kush. Two vacancies on the school board, incumbents returned - William Cross and Dave Fano. PICTURE BUTTE - Two vacancies on separate school board. Elected by acclamation were Stan Leninski and James Wilton. PICTURE BUTTE - Two vacancies on town council, incumbents returned - John C. Finch and James A. Foreman. NANTON - Two vacancies on town council, newcomers Edward J. Robley and Malcolm Frickelton. RAYMOND - Two public school board vacancies, returned incumbent - Willard Pax-,man and newcomer Mrs. Jo-'layne Hill. Two vacancies on separate school board, returned incumbents - Mrs. Margaret Marklinger and Dick DeBoer. VULCAN - Two vacancies on town council, incumbents returned - David Schierman and Mel Jordan. CLIFF BLACK, Certified Dental Mechanic BLACK DENTAL LAB Lower Level MEDICAL DENTAL BLDO. _PHONE 327-2822 KIRK'S OWN BRAND SN0WPL0W RETREADED SNOW TIRES CHARM BRACELETS and CHARMS 10 Kt. Gold or Sterling Silver Good Selection now Available Marguerite JEWELLERY Located In COLLEGE MALL on Mayor Magrath Drive S. Phone 328-9736 Beep! Beep! The Mayor Lethbridge Mayor Andy Anderson is scheduled to take part in a 101 - mile antique car rally Saturday. Mayor Anderson, along with Calgary Mayor Rod Sykes and about 20 news media personnel, have signed up as navigators for the rally, which will leave Calgary Saturday morning. The oars and their drivers are to take part in special ceremonies in Turner Valley and High River before returning to Calgary in the afternoon. Dine and Dance FRIDAY and SATURDAY! MARV QUALLY'S SUNSET TRIO 8:00 to 12:00 p.m. NO COVER CHARGE Phone 328-7756 for Reservations 1 sen s ARE YOUR BEST TIRE BUY! COMPLETELY GUARANTEED They carry exactly the same guarantee as brand new tires! Come in! Let us give you the facts. All sizes now available at SEASON OPENING SPECIALS! Your UNIROYAL Dealer TIRE SALES LTD.  LETHBRIDGE-1621 3rd Ave. 5. Phone 327-5985 or 327-4705  TABER, Alta.-6201 50th Avenue Phone 223-3441  FERNIE, B.C.-Phone 423-7746 "THE BEST DEAL - FOR EVERY WHEEL" WIN TRIP '� 2 �HAWAII A CENTRE VILLAGE ;