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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - October 17, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta It THE LITHMIDOI HERALD Ottoher For The Record By MARILYN ANDERSON Herald Family Editor TT takes an efficiency expert to really put the ki bosh on the Robert vice president of a management consulting says that the mini has had a disastrous effect on the output of em ployees in an Nolan goes so far as to say that your average male office worker spends one full hour a day observ ing miniskirted He even goes on to determine the three methods of Theres The Glance eyes focus This only takes one The DoubleTake is a little 3yes up and Four sec onds The real bugbear is the Continuous Here the mesmerized male remains enthralled for 69 a time which is based on the 120 paces it takes an average girl to walk from one spot to an The unfortunate part about all of this calculation according to Nolan is that 70 per cent of all males use the continuous observation not low ering their gaze until the uncovered limbs have made their way out of their line of Nolan must work in an unusual According to a small sample of opinions gathered has a bit to learn about interoffice There for the candid comment from one young unmarried male that the women you work with every day are different than other girlwatching They dont look like theyre just are you listening Another comment was that you looked at every woman good or Still another said he looked at a man to see what clothes he Were just a bunch of thats all it The idea of one hour lost in a days work came in for a bit of even when the boss wasnt One look may be enough for the whole Many women in was the didnt warrant a second Nolan looks forward to the midi with the Maybe we can get back to Id like to bet Nolan that in a few months hell be making up a new list of Itll go like The Glance eyes eyes The DoubleTake eyes up eyes Continuous observation eyes up to remain in contemplation of how far a woman will go to keep up with fashion accompanied by a slow snaking of the One thing about the no one has to focus at It hangs out all by CASH BINGO HUNGARIAN OLD TIMERS HALL SATURDAY 8 OCLOCK A Blackout Bingo played for till won every Saturday plus 2 7Number JACKPOTS NOW AND 5 Cards for or 25c each Located Next to 1 Fireball Citys Only Woman On Council Busy First Year For Ferguson By MARILYN ANDERSON HeraU Family Editor TTS a long way from read ing Jenny to the sewage but its the gap thats been ably met by Lethbridgei sole woman Vera In a matter of one year Ferguson has also become fam iliar with committees and special meetings tor ur gent This week Ferguson marked one year on city coun Although some are extremely hectic she says things1 usually taper off at the end of ffie She sets aside one day of the as do many the alder men to go over reports and the agenda for the following coun cil I always speak from she explained in an and not I real ly enjoy my and Ive learned a great I might not always have comments to make about a but Ive gone over every thing and make and am prepared to ask Ive learned so much just After 24 years in the city Ferguson is familiar with the growth and development of industry and Her hus is a former indus trial eoordinator for the always been enthused about the When I went to Winnipeg to visit they told me I should work for the Chamber of I was always promoting Telephone calls can come at inconvenient admits Any person in the public eye likes to keep in touch with the public but mealtimes seem to be a fa vorite time to Does a woman alder have a majority of calls from other women By no means is her quick Businessmen as weE as wom en call to ask opinions or ex their KEEP IN TOUCH Although the Fergusons two children are married and away from Ferguson says they miss their childrens We really love young and try to keep in touch with the young Her Anne is a teacher at a junior col lege in Travers is curator of the Archives of Canadian HocMes in Both children often speak of the holidays we used to take when theyre Wed take a real family holiday and weve gone from one end of Canada to the other seeing his torical Ferguson said she wouldnt care to predict wheth er or not she would run for another term of office on city Life moves too quickly to be able to say what Ill do a year from I do that the more you the more effective you The inevitable question arose of whether being a woman makes a difference in holding such a public and coping Childhood Is Special Capture if Nowl LISA JANE 2 years Daughter of AND AtDOFF LETHBRIDGE with the timeconsuming du but came the Some women could probably do it with families and organize their lives ac The freedom I have and the life I have has certain ly made it Ferguson said she has more time than a businessman or other fulltime employee who must leave their work for meetings or find no spare time of their For she I can at least sleep in a bit after a late council meeting whereas the men all have to be up early for Thats one advant I Her council interests are va She created a stir among ways young cyclists this summer when she suggested that 14 yearolds were too young to be riding motor People do not understand that if a mat ter of not dwariminev Theres an age level for I wasnt condemn ing the theyre just not old Ferguson said she re sented being pushed over the financial requests for Odyssey Shell be attending the Alberta Union of Municipalities convention in Edmonton again this Last year she was a weekold alderman when she but this year shes look ing forward to it with her years She said she can now appre ciate the decision to the west side for the University of Leth This decision was made prior to her Ive al been interested in the de velopment of the Lethbridge Community Theres still a greater number of stu dents at the The U of L seems to cater to a smaller The secondary sewage plant carts left council pretty stun she Its such a new thing and were all guinea Id Ijke to have heard how Great Britain and Europe han dle their As a member of the Health Unit the finance committee with the rest of and the Cultural De velopment Ferguson doesnt have too much time for favorite pastimes of needlepoint or the story of Winston Churchills Americanborn mother may have to take a back seat to sewage and the Maxted report on police com missions for a But the quiet times are there for Leth bridges feminine alderman to finish Vera Ferguson enjoys one of her favorite spots in Henderson with a walk through the leaves and Her relaxed pose for photographer Walter Kerber U in contrast to the busy schedule of a city YWCA NEWS DebTeens Registration for girls twelve and will be held on from 7 to 8 at Agnes Davidson An eight week program fea turing make groom baby is All girls in this age group are most 8 to 12 years will be held at the following PRETTIEST GIRL Shes 8 hut the title she won Is Miss Pears Seven yearold BclindaJano Ander son of Scotland was selected as Britains prettiest little girl in a contest that began with It was tho third time BelimlaJane had entered the Miss Pears perhaps disproving the saying tlirec times and and all girls are in vited to attend Tuesday Agnes Davidson and 7 to 8 Wednesday Susie Baw 7 to 8 Thursday to 7 to 8 and Senator to 8 Girls Gymnastics 8 to 12 Allan Watson 7 to 8 Synchron ized Swim 10 years will be held at the Fritz Sick Pool from to 6 on Tues days and Registra tions taken at the Ladies Keep Fit and Swim classes will be held as follows Monday Keep Fit 7 to 8 8 to 9 Swim 8 to 9 9 to 10 Tuesday and Thurs day morning Keep Fit to Swim to These classes are held at the Civic Centre in co operation with the City Parks md Recreation Babysitting provided for all morning Bridge classes at the Resi 2 to 4 English classes in the North Side 2 to 4 LIKE NEW AGAIN CMl US FOR QUALITY REUPHOLSTERY CHESTERFIELDS CHAIRS STOOLS Phone 3277711 IASTEDO B FURNITURE AND UPHOLSTERY 522 Slh Street South OCTOBER SPECIALS PERMS REDUCED V UP Shampoo Hair MARQUIS BEAUTY SALON MARQUIS BEAUTY SALON PHONE 3282276 Margarets Midi A Fashion Dud LONDON AP Princess Margaret who introduced the kngskkt look to royal fashion this got Masted by taeb ion critics aqain The Queens 40yearold sis ter made her debut in a irjdi skirt three days ago an fash ion writers groaned a disas ter a horrible Now shes dooe it The first royal midi was a skirt eight inches below toe worn with a shapeless jacket and a sombrero The whfch she wore to fly to Wales to inspect a was a yellow tentlike affair as long as the with a gaucho boots and a black astrakhan Margaret head lined The and the papers fashion Deirdre Mc called toe outfit PRINCESS SHORT The princess is five feet one one newspaper 21 pounds Womens editor Prescilla Hodgson of The Daily Mail said Margarets boots looked like something to wear to a football and her hems President Could Be Woman WASHINGTON AP Edgar Herman has learned women make up in political clout what he says they lack in physiological qualifications for such high jobs as the United States The onetime personal physi cian to former vicepresident Hubert Humphrey resigned from the Democratic partys national priorities committee amid a furore over his statement women are physiol ogically and psychically unfit for such jobs as the Representative Patsy Mink Hawaii and Edith Green and various womens liberation had been pressing in recent days for Bermans ouster from the com Earlier in the the com mittees Joseph called Bermans state ments inappropriate and an af front to the concept of equatop portunity for were four or five inches too Commentator Barbara Griggs of The Daily Exprem bailed the princess for her truly regal guts hi daring to wear the new and said the criticism was enough to send any girl screaming back into old The princess ignored the and her spokesman wasnt Indians Cant Survive Says Singer LOS ANGELES AP Why shouldnt an Indian girl be a model or a designer or a painter Buffy Canadian Cree Indian What kid wants to be told in school that his grandfather was a savage Bight Indians cant sur vive in America emotionally or artisti The 29yearold entertainer said in an interview here she thinks her songs about the plight of her fellow Indians have helped white people to under but after that they ha vent done Miss SaihteMarie is doing all she can to provide some In addition to benefit perform ances on various Indian re she has set up a scholar ship fund to help members of her race through law school and now is promoting an organiza tion for the benefit Indian the Native North American Womens Association was founded two months Mfej SainteMarie recruited the 204 members during her trips to re serves and Indian in The singercomposer fa here for a concert at Pasadena Civic ARTISTIC BEAUTY SALON Free Operators For Appointments Phone 3283932 535 13th Upstaln Above Acme TV SAVE TIME and MONEY with a GAS DRYER Will do up to B leads at His cost as electricity 0 3 heat telector Perma Prm cycle Fluff ONLY 6 LEFT Special Less Gas Voucher Extra Special Be sure to 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