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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - October 21, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta 2 THE LfTHBRlDGE HERAIB Saturday, October 21, 1972------------------------- liore wealth excites Trudeau By TI1K CAXADIAX PRESS Minister Tnirteau went into Ihu Maritimcs and of nsiouu'cs under the continental shelf which Ire insists belong to all Canadians, not I he nearest province. Conservative Leader St.inficlcl went into a Maine air- port so lie could campaign in Now Brunswick, complaining tln> way. Xew Democrat Leader David Lewis, whose flight plan from Alberta to tlie West Coast had been stymied by fog, finally made it to Vancouver Island and belted the government for handouts to companies produc- ing shoii takeoff and landing aircraft. Among other salient points Friday, just 10 days from the time when Canadians cboo.se their next federal government, was a statement by John Turner, federal finance minis statement about tin; wealth that could be harvested from the shelf areas off Canada's coasts. "The Canadian land mass, with all its wealth, continues under the water, sometimes for hundreds "I milt's. And no- Iloberl "'here in Canada docs it extend or offer greater poten- off the Atlantic prov- furtlw tint II inces.'' The excitement in tin's area, Mr. Tradeau said, arises from the fact that means are at hand to start harvesting re- sources. Hint they aren't just a dream for future gain. Uowevcv, he did not stress that the federal government has rejected all provincial claims to revenues from such resources and has insisted that they reside in Ihe federal gov- ernment. ANOTHER STRAY Besides Mr. Turner snicker ins at the. official party slogan, ter. that he has trouble with his i Marc Lalonde, a former staffer party's national campaign slo- in Mr. Trudeau's office and a Land is Strong. New air charters deal worked out OTTAWA ushed it off the runway at launch time. In the confusion that fol- owi'd, the balloon's layload of scientific instru- ments tell to the ground and was damaged. A second balloon is scheduled [or launching next week. Dr. Donald Reames of NASA had been working for five years on the experiment. Three years CALGARY (CP) The Al- >erta liog industry is having ifficulty keeping up with the demand for pork, say officials A the Alberta Hog Producers Marketing Board. CALGARY (CP) Allan rack, lands and forests minis ter, said here Uie Alberla gov crnment never intended to sup- ply free hunting licences to Frenchmen visiting Ihe Cal gary area for a pheasant shoot "It's not right and we neve intended this to happen lo extend any privilege to anybody that is not available to the citi- zens of Alberta h.2 said in a news release. Terry Royer, vice-president of a Calgary Travel Agency, said earlier the image of Al- berta tourism could suffer be- cause of a government mistake regarding the licences. llis brother Dan Royer of Lethbridge, president of the agency, said sponsors ot t b e hunters were told by mail June 23 that the government would he prepared to provide all hunt- ers with complimentary game hunluig licences worth each. A week ago, however, govern- ment officials reversed their decision and insisted the spon- sors pay a tolal of about for them. other than travel. Those trav- elling on the chartered aircraft must have been club members for at least six months. Under the new rules, charter- ing organizations will allowed to advertise for trav- ellers up to 90 days before (her light date, The travellers would have to pay a deposit of 25 per cent at east 90 days More departure, with no refunds it they decide not to go on the night. Although Ihe new rules are to apply only to round-trip trans- atlantic charters, the commis- sion said it is studying the pos- sibility of applying them to charters within Canada. The announcement came at the end of a meeting of Eu- ropean and North American air travel officials. RULES APPROVED The commission said lhat representatives of the Eu- ropean Civl Aviation Confer- ence who attended the meeting agreed to recommend thai tlieir nations accept charter flights rom Canada under the planned new rules. The commission said similar rules are being developed by SCAC for European charters. United States representatives nave agreed in principle lo tile planned new rules for charters, commission spokesman said, but Iheir recently-announced new mles are being held up hi court bailies. Delails of the new Canadian rules are to be announced soon as possible, the spokes- man said. The new mles would take ef- fect Jan. 1, but applications for charters under the existing "af- finity rule" would continue to be accepted until March M, creating a tliree-month transi- tion period during which both systems would be in effect. Weather and road report SUNRISE SUNDAY SUNSET H 59 ago lie lost an instrument pay- load in a lake in the Northwest Territories. Barred singers fly lo Britain MELBOURNE (Reuter) British pop singer Joe Cocker H members of his group cial cabinet was empowered to left Austraua today by air on regulate power rates, "and i their way back lo Britain, groups opposing a rate increase The 28-year-old singer and six to lobby i members of his group had been nressure ordered to leave Australia by I.pthhridge Medicine Hat Calgary Pincher Creek Edmonton Banff........ Grande Prairie Edson......... Reeky Mtn House Penticlon Pririoe George Vancouver Prince Albert Saskatoon...... Fumes kill two at Edmonton. A survey of retail stores shows that 21 outlets in Cal- gary. Edmonton, Vancouver and Toronto have been unable to cblain sufficienl supplies of ham and some of the popular would merely have their MLAs lo bring pressure on the provincial He said the fact that Calgary Power now comes under provi- sions of the Public Utilities Board Act means hearings will be extended for at least a year and "consumer groups" 61 57 60 49 51 44 45 54 51 44 48 59 50 I, Prc 37 40 Swift Current......61 cuts. Richard J. Page, chair- man, said consumers now arc hungry for pork "and it will only be inadequate supply thai will cause a decline in con- sumplion, not price." Board economist Mrs. Averil G. Bush said efforts by the board to promote pork sales have increased annual per-cap-j ita consumption to from 55 pounds. The board, which has also noon Friday after being con- victed on drug charges earlier this week in Adelaide. But Ihe singer's manager, Nt- gel Thomas, said that they were unable to get plane seats in time to meet Ihe deadline. A total o! 1R charges also j Amsterdam have to raise tens of thousands of dollars to hire were placed against Cocker and consultants and lawyers to pre- three friends after a hotel Moose Jaw Regina Winnipeg Toronto Ottawa..... Montreal Quebec Los Angeles Rome Part? Ixindon Berlin sent their case." Meanwhile The National KECOVF.IHN'G t' a n i. Eddie Kickenfoacker, 82, the aviation pioneer and founder of Kastern Air IJJIPK. WPS dcr- cribed as improving though still in serious coiiilititM oi Mercy Hospital in Miami, Fla., where he is recovering from a stroke. EDMONTON (CP) Two Hirsons died in two separate apartments in the same build- ,ng as the unknowing victims if carbon monoxide poisoning police reported Friday. Two others were taken lo hospital. Police said the deaths occur red Wednesday but it is still been not known how the gas got inlo exports, is studying methods of Ihe two apartments. increasing long-range produc- A woman was discovered tior. Mr. Page said, lying dead in her apartment in j Schultz, assistant general the 11-siiite apailmeril hois.se I manager, said California and on Wednesday night. The next .Japan are eager to buy Cana- morning police were called lo dian pork but producers havi the suite next door where a man was found dead on his bed. Farmers Union is strongly op- posed to a rate increase. Bill Dascavich, executive as- sistant to NFU president Roy Atkinson, said that in light of capital gains and profits en 65'pounds by power companies in over the years. "It is ironic that Calgary Power says should subsidize their higher cost of interest on borrowed capital. attempting to encourage the consuming public Del. Frank Leach, in charge of the investigations, said au- topsies showed that the cause of both deaths was carbon mon- oxide poisoning. to show they can guarantee supply. UNLIMITED! MORTGAGE mms Oh LARGE CMHC PROJECTS amounts available to in excess of for Home Owner approved loans up to Other Loans from for new or existing residences apartments hotels motels commercial and industrial acreages Second Mortgages from 3500.00 scuffle in Melbourne Wednes- day night. Bui Immigration Minister James Forbes said llie chavpes would be withdrawn if the seven left Auslralia as ordered. Brussels Madrid 59 61 50 43 'a 42 38 CO 61 55 52 41 52 50 57 M .21 32 32 34 45 40 46 .30 23 23 32 23 21 31 .0; 28 31 30 2f> 47 50 MOSCOW......' 43 37 Stockholm.......32 Tokyo...........63 57 FORECASTS I.cllibrirlsc, Medicine Hat Today, cloudy with a few rainshowcrs. Highs 45-50. Sun- day, mainly sunny. Low's near 30. Highs near 50. Calgary Today, cloudy with periods of rain ending by midnight. Highs 45 to 50. Sun- day, mainly Sunny. Lows 25-30. Highs 45-50. Columliia-Koolcnay Today, cloudy with periods of rain. Higlis 50 to 55. Tonight, cloudy periods. Lows 30 to 35. Sunday, cloudy periods in the morning becoming mostly sunny In tha afternoon. Highs near 55 in the north and near 60 in the south. MONTANA Kasl ot Continental Divide fair cast, increasing cloudiness west today. Mostly cloudy with widely scallered showers to- nighl and Sunday. No import- anl temperature change. Highs both days mostly 50s. Lows to- night 25 to 35. West of Continental Divide Cloudy with scattered showers today through Sunday. Warm- er valleys. Highs both days, 45 [o 55. Lows tonight 25 to 35. FARMERS MERCHANTS TRUST i.i i i 309 7tn Street South LETHBRIDGE Phone 328-5548 "The annual hog slaughter In Canada, particularly in western Canada, has varied lo such an extent Canadian pork exporters have never been able to ser- vice successfully U.S. accounts. "In fact, some California buy- ers refuse to (ft business with us on the grounds that we are market opportunists. This is particularly sad when it is con- sidered C a n a d a has always been able lo satisfy the Cali- i fornia market on the basis of j quality and price." First aid SF'AP.WOOI) (HNSI Pre- paring for the time when mem- bers of the Kparwood Fire Firi- gadc will be manning the am- bulance, a first aid class will be held so lhat the men may obtain thev.- Sf. John Ambulance certificates. In future now members In Ihe fire department will hint1 in IK- a holder ol the St. John first aid certificate. IIKSCUF! CANINE DENVF.P., Colo. (AP) Firemen bailed out the city fire department's dog Friday, using in coffee money. The Chief, a 10-months-old Dalmalian wlio rides the pumper and sleeps on hoses, spent Thursday night at Iht dog pound after picked up without tags. being Rebekalis meet CLARESHOLM (Special) j The annual meeting of. District I4A of the Robcbah IxxVre was held recently in the [OOF Hall. The district comprises lodges at Pinchcr Creek, Fort Mac- leod, Stavely and Clarcsholm. Foothills Lodge, Clarcsholtn, was the host lodge. Mrs, Grace Wilson welcomed visitors. Mrs. J. Gibson, Pincher Creek, was elected. Mrs. I Hinman, Pincher Creek, was elected secretary. Lunch and a social followed. ATTENTION IADIES FROM WARNER, MILK RIVER, MAGRAIH, TABER, RAYMOND, 57IR- UNG, PICTURE BUTTE, IRON SPRINGS, NOBtEFORD, COAL- DALE, 1ETHBRIDGE, CLARESHOLM, STAVELY, FORT MACLEOD, CARDSTON, CARMANGAY, CHAMPION Reputable Company requires TELEPHONE INTERVIEWERS to work from home, rwo doily, for a short period. No selling. We will train. Applkanft must ba able to attend training session In Lothbridge, Monday Evening, Ocf. 23rd Phone 328-0317 or 2530 6th Avo. S., L.O I h li ri YEAR-END SPECIAL Cultivator Shovels 16" 52-50 CHISELS THESE ARE UMTED SHOVELS AND FULLY GUARANTEED GENERAL FARM SUPPLIES CouHs Highway Phono 328-1141 MCJA1. AS Ol' TODAY cnursTivsv or AMA All highways in Ihe T.elh- bridge district are in good driv- ing condition. Construction is reported on Highway 3 between Fort Mnc- Icod and Monarch where shoul- der broadening is now under way. Highway 1, Trans Canada Highway. Is nl.'o hare and dry in good driving condition. Motorists are advised that Ihe Crcslon-Salrno area report that snow tiros or chains should bo carried while travelling through that area. Logan Pass Is closed. PORTS OF ENTRY (Opening and Closing Coutfs 24 hours: C'anvny 7 a.m. lo 10 p.m.; Del Monila 9 a.m. lo 6 p.m.; Kooscvillc. H.C. 0 a.m. to C p.m.: Kiiigsgate. B.C.: J4 hours; Porlhill K fn midnifihl; rhirf Mnunlain closed; Wil'Jhorfc, 8 am, to 5 p.m. ;