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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - October 15, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta STUDENTS UNION - Noble Central High School, Nobleford, named its senior students union recently. They are, standing, from left: Sheila Pike, president; Roger Moulton, sports representative; and Isobel Hann, secretary. Kneeling: Marlcnc De-Jong, treasurer, and Karen McClain, vice-president. Uphill Home Seeks Support FERNIE (HNS) - The Tom Uphill Home for the aged, recently successful in getting a grant from the City of Fernie, is now seeking support from businesses and service organizations. Mortgage payments amount to $960 a month. Funds raised in the local appeal will be used for repairs and redecorating the interior. The board recently met with CMHC members J. A- Hynes, assistant manager of the Vancouver office, and A., Levie, mortgage and property officer. The home is behind in its monthly payments. The loan is repayable in 50 years. CMHC officials suggested the payments be raised to $1,000 to enable the board to catch up on arrears. ATA Induction At 7 Tonight MAGRATH (HNS) - Card-ston local, Alberta Teachers Association, will hold induction and honor night tonight at 7 o'clock in the Magrath Elementary gymnasium. President Ted Haynes will induct eleven teachers new to teaching in Alberta. ART DIETRICH DENTURE CLINIC Certified Dental Mechanic Metropolitan Bldg. 328-4095 DISTRICT DOINGS Attendance Dips FORT MACLEOD (Special) - The Fort Macleod Historical Association's Fort Museum finished the 1970 season recently with a drop in visitor attendance of about 22,300 from last year. Attendance was down to 42,-255 this year from the 1969 total of 64,568. There were 38 group tours to the museum in 1970 most from schools in Texas, Louisiana, California, Colorado, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta. A total of 1,238 students participated. Returns Home SPARWOOD (HNS) - Mrs. Jean Tabor has returned home following a visit at the home of her daughter and son - in - law, Mr. and Mrs. Stelio Tedesco, Victoria, B.C. During her stay, Mrs. Tabor's daughter Sheryl gave birth to a baby girl, Anna Marie, born Sept. 21. Public Notary SPARWOOD (HNS) - Earle Tabor last month wrote and passed examinations to become a public notary and he expects to be sworn in by' a supreme court judge at Cranbrook soon. Mr. Tabor is an alderman on the District of Sparwood council and an' insurance agent at Natal. Attend Rally GRANUM (HNS) - A .total of 125 were in attendance at the southern Alberta Young Peoples' Society Rally held recently in the Granum Christian Reformed Church. Rev. Van Tuinen of Granum spoke. Following a banquet, entertainment was presented by Granum and Lethbridge groups. Attend Parley IRON SPRINGS (HNS)-Mr. and Mrs. Howard B. Haney and Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Koenen were recent Calgary visitors when Mr. Haney and Mr. Koenen attended a Beef Cattle Conference held at the Calgary Inn. BASKINS ENTERTAIN IRON SPRINGS (HNS) -Recent visitors at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Fletcher Baskin included Mrs. Louise Baskin and Mr. and Mrs. Randy Baskin and daughter Randine, of Saskatoon, Sask-; Miss Patti Richardson of Edmonton; Mr. Jack Richardson of Calgary and Mrs. Marie Robbie and daughter Jennifer, of Spar-wood. Crowsnest Pass Bureau NEWS -:- CIRCULATION -:- JOB PRINTING Vernon Decoux, Resident Rep., Blairmore - Phone 562-2149 Thursday, October IS, 1970 - THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD - 3 CLASSY RAYMOND MARKSMAN LOEL OLSEN Loel Olsen Wins National Title By DELIA B. WOOLF Herald News Service RAYMOND - Loel Olsen of Taber is the Canadian national and Montana champion in s'narp shooting and marksmanship. Mi-. Olsen competed in Winnipeg for the Canadian title and then went on to win first place at the Montana State Champion Shoots. At the national matches in Winnipeg Mr. Olsen placed first in the marksman's class and the 'grand aggregate to bring the two trophies home. At the national he won second in the Canadian team trials. Mr. Olsen was chosen to shoot with the Canadian team which made a new record for Canadian shooting against England, Australia and the United States. Mr. Olsen placed first in the sight aggregate and won the grand aggregate in the marksman's class at the Montana State Championships. Shooting with the sporting rifle, Mr. Olsen holds the provincial championship for the Buddies Match held at Calgary. He also won the sharp shooting prone aggregate provincial championship, the second prone aggregate and the third national cover aggregate national matches at Winnipeg-Mr. Olsen will place his 1970 trophies with the many others he has won in former years. Keep Tanks Far Away Says O'Toole GRANUM (HNS) - Fire Prevention Week was observed in Granum with a program sponsored by the Granum and District Fire Department and the Town of Granum. Mayor L. Sherman welcomed more than 50 in attendance and introduced Fire Chief Harold Clark. Chief Clark presented Deputy Fire Chief A. Munro and the f o 11 o w ing department members: D. Kress, H. Schlossberg-er, L. Sherman, L. Bailey, A. Brisby, S- Hoglund and J. Torok. He introduced Alberta Fire Commissioner, A. O'Toole of Lethbridge, who showed two films, crimes of carelessness and farm petroleum safety. Commenting on the latter film, Commissioner O'Toole stressed the fact that for safety, fuel and propane storage tanks should be about 50 feet away from major buildings, be supported by concrete, steel or heavy timbers and should be grounded. He also explained that when there are leaks in propane lines, furniture, drapes and all wood surfaces soak up the propane and hold it. This material is then very inflammable and all rooms exposed to leaky lines should be aired for at least one hour. In reply to a. question concerning glass fire bombs, Commissioner O'Toole said bluntly, "Get rid of them!" He went en to explain that they are very limited in action and contain a poison, carbon tetrachloride. He recommended the dry chemi c a 1 powder extinguisher as being the best for home use. Ernos Entertain ntON SPRINGS (HNS) -Among those in attendance when Mr. and Mrs. D. Ernos entertained at their home during the weekend were Mr. and Mrs. G. Foster and family of Calgary; Mr. and Mrs. T. Wright and family of Nanton; Mr. Jack George of Climax, Sask-; Mr. and Mrs. J. George and family of Taber; Mr. and Mrs. Stuart Dickout and family of Enchant, and Mr. and Mrs. A. Norman of Lethbridge. VISITS REITERS IRON SPRINGS (HNS) -Lloyd Handley of Cranbrook was a recent visitor at the home of Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Reiter. BUYRITE MEN'S WEAR WEEK END PENMAN'S MERINO WOOL AND COTTON COMBINATIONS Long Sleeve. Sizes 38 to 44. ALS SPECIAL 4.95 IMPORTED CARDIGAN SWEATERS Assorted Colors. Sizes S.M.L.XL. Regular 11.95. 7.95 MEN'S TIES Regular or ready tied. Regularly to 1.50 each. 4 <<" 99* MEN'S PARKAS Borg lined - Heavy Duck outer shell - Olive Green with detachable hood. Sizes 36 to 46. SPECIAL 12.95 19 ONLY MEN'S SUITS Assorted colors and patterns Sizes 36 to 42. Regular to 79.50. ALL ALTERATIONS EXTRA PLEASE WRITE ^EIPSifirEAR 214 5th Street S. Phone 327-4210 COALDALE (HNS) - The Barons-Eureka Health Unit is sponsoring the following infant and pre-school clinics: ENCHANT: Tuesday, Oct. 20, in the school from 1 to 3 p.m. TABER: Tuesday, Oct. 20, in the Health Unit Office in the Administration Building, from 10 a.m- to 12 noon and 1:30 to 4 p.m. TURIN: Tuesday, Oct. 20, in the school from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. COALDALE. Thursday, Oct 22, in the Health Unit Office (upstairs in the Town Office Building) from 10 a.m. to 12 noon and 1:30 to 4 p.m. TABER: Thursday, Oct. 22, in the Health Unit Office in the Administration Building, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon and 1:30 to 4 p-m. BARONS: Friday, Oct. 23, in the school from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Fluoride tablets are available at all clinics free of charge. Hydraulic Mining Test Set NATAL, B.C. (HNS) - Kaiser Resources hopes to put coal through its experimental hydraulic mine at Natal, B.C. this week and soon after expects to know if the method of extracting coal under high water pressure is feasible or not. General manager Harry Conger said there will be several check points before the process, a new one for this area, is proven up. The proving up could take several months and might involve changes in the method to suit conditions. First procedure to be watched will be the manner in which the high-pressure water cuts out the coal and how it flows down the flumes to the tanks below where the water is extracted and recycled. "We have a lot of hope for the process," said Mr. Conger. CHORUS HAS TABER DATE - Gen. Platoff Don Cossack Chorus and Dancers will perform at Taber Monday, Oct. 26. Director is Nicholas Kostrukoff. It will begin at 8 p.m. in the W. R. Myers High School. Ticket s are available at various Taber businesses. WEEKEND VISITORS IRON SPRINGS (HNS) -Mr. and Mrs. W. Tremble and family of Bowden were guests at the home of the latters sister, Mrs. W. Yalowega, during the weekend. Scouts Meet NATAL, B.C. (HNS) - The Natal First Boy Scout Troop, after being inactive during the summer months, has been reactivated again. The first meeting was held recently at the Sparwood Secondary School gymnasium. Meetings are scheduled for Mondays at 6:30 p.m. Mike Pascovich will again act as scoutmaster of the troop. CLARINET RENTALS $g.50 PER MONTH Cor. 3rd Ave. & 13th St. S. Phone 327-1056 LIMITED NUMBER OF COPIES NOW AVAILABLE FALL 1970 FARM AND RANCH DIRECTORIES A complete listing of all farms and ranches in the Lethbridge trading area. $10.00 EACH AVAILABLE AT The Lethbridge Herald CORNER OF 5th AVE. AND 7th ST. S. LETHBRIDGE Starring the famous players from your lovable Lethbridge label OUCH! f US1TN.. ) HAY� f? PLRN ^RJTTON&VISFT- IRON SPRINGS (HNS) - Mr. and Mrs. B. D. Reiter had as their guests recently Mr. and Mrs. James I-Iutton and son David of Edmonton. Raising the flag on Mt. Norquay A mere mountain won't stop that crazy cast of characters from the Lethbridge label. They've got a flag worth waving: the Lethbridge Pilsner pennant that promises the peak of good old-fashioned flavour in every glass. That's the way it's been for nearly half a century. And that's the way it'll stay - as real and rugged as our pioneer tradition. So next time "call tor^fb^a^s^oT/g/naTT-TTsner. Enjoy your own i Great Moments with Lethbridge Pil. TRADITION YOU CAN TASTE  FROM THE HOUSE OF LETHBRIDGE ft r 1 h b r i o g r ;