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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - October 23, 1974, Lethbridge, Alberta WtditMdty, October THE LETHBHIDQE HERALD 15 Anti-prank session conducted in secret Hungry wait Seagulls wait for a plow to turn up a mouse or worm in a field near Leth- bridge. The birds are considered a traditional part of fall plowing by many farmers, and individual birds become recognizible after a stint of fall or spring plowing. Peigan chieftanship sought by six The Herald BROCKET (Staff) Maurice McDougall, chief of the Peigan band since 1964, will face five challengers in the band's upcoming election. Thirty three candidates were nominated Monday afternoon to stand for council, including incumbents Walter Bastien, Leonard Little Moustache, Paul Smith, Tony Strikes With A Gun, Percy Smith, Jerry Potts Sr., Julius English, Charles G. Provost, Nelson Small Legs Sr. and Charles B. Greer. Opposing Chief McDougall in the chieftainship race are Hugh Crow Eagle, Dan North Peigan, Robert Small Legs, John Yellow Horn and Albert Yellow Horn Sr., currently a member of council. Of 33 council hopefuls, five women are seeking two year terms: Margaret Rose Jackson, Jeannie Bastien, Helen McDougall, Margaret Yellow Horn and Bernadette Greer. Also contesting 12 council seats are: Clarence Knowlton, Roderick North Peigan, Alphonse Little Moustache, Jack Buffalo, Norman Greer, Gregg Smith, Thomas Yellow Horn Jr., Jack Little Leaf, Tyrone Potts, Leo Pard, Wilfred Yellow Wings, Sam Goodrider, Brian Yellow Horn, Wilfred McDougall, Maurice Smith, Leonard Bastien, Reggie Crowshoe and Clark Yellow Horn Peigan Reserve residents go the polls Nov. 20. Fort services questioned in council session FORT MACLEOD (Staff) An offer by Ken and Rodney Luther to purchase two lots on the north side of 12th St. at the east side of 5th Ave. Monday night was tabled by town council. It spurred a general discussion on services. Equestrian wnners Winners were announced following last weekend's Grassy Butte Riding Associa- tion competition at the Grain community 30 miles east of Coutts. The winners were: midget barrel racing Lynn Gaehring, Kelvin O'Hara and Vane Hughson; pee wee barrell racing Darcy Bianchi, Marilyn Harry and Darren Hughson; ladies barrel racing Joyce Harry, Judy Gaehring and Ayleson Kunzti. Flag picking winners were Floyd Calder, Darcy Bianchi and Ayleson Kumli; team raping Garvin Gaehr- ing and Brian Kir.g, Ksn Bosch and Gordon TJtielen, Frank Harty and Elroy O'Hara. Ribbon roping winners were Doug Hansen and Ron Lrwison, Darrdl and Joan Hudson and Garvin and Judy Gaehring. Darcy Bianchi, Lynn Gaehring and Doug Hulit won the pee wee pole bending contest and Judy Gaehring, Ayelson Koraii and Carteen Bianchi. the senior pole bending. Winners in catting were Cboco Moose ridden by Wes Newhouse; Fanner's Boy, ridden by Warren Lyctanan and Pern's Clover ridden by Irene Clark. Coun. Ralph Webb will investigate and report back at the next meeting the sugges- tion the Luther brothers want to erect a welding shop and care not if water and sewer service are available. At present, these services are not at the property line. The water line is about one block away in either direction. "I can't see how he can run a shop without said Coun. Ian Bennett "We are half way up 12th St. for water at the government said works superinten- dent George Bota. Coun. Phil Hodnett said the Oldman River Regional Planning Commission and Underwood, McLellan and Associates Limited, the town's consulting engineering firm, should advise council how far advanced plans are for the primary sewage system. "I think we should have all this tied in because then we will know where we said Coun. Hodnett He said the town can't sell lots if it doesn't know how and when they will be serviced. Mayor Charlie Edgar said much of the upcoming development, both residential and commercial, hinges on the proposed packing plant and a 20 inch trunk line that could serve the area beyond the railroad tracks. Coon. Hodnett there was an plan completed within the last five years that shows "everything above and below ground." Said secretary tr Roy White; "Basically we are in a bad spot with lots right new because we haven't got this main sewer and it doesn't look like we will get it until way nert fall." DONTANNAS Educator seeks PC nomination Don Tannas of High River has become the second can- didate to announce he will seek the provincial Progressive Conservative nomination for Higbwood. Mr. Tannas, 36, is a school principal on sabbatical leave at the University of Calgary. He joins George Wolstenholme, 57, former mayor of Nanton in the race for the candidacy. Mr. Wolstenholme announced earlier this fall he would contest the nomination. Eldon Coney, 43, Cayley auctioneer, has announced he will will not seek the nomination. Defeated by only 152 votes in 1S71 by Ed Benoit, Social Credit incumbent Mr. Coney had been considering the race. Mr. Tannas was president of the Hignwood PC association, has been active in education circles, is a Rotarian and a member of the Windmill Theatre Players. He is married and has two children. The nomination is set for the Elks Hall in Okotoks at 8 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 20. Winner of the nomination will contest the next election, against Mr. Benoit and New Democrat Muriel McCreary. District By D'ARCY RICHARD Herald District Editor FORT MACLEOD Town council went into a secret ses- sion Monday night to discuss plans for a holding action Halloween night. Council hopes last year's "pranks" won't be repeated there were several major bonfires to contend with. Lot could be expensive FORT MACLEOD (Staff) A local citizen will be advised that erecting a building on the east half of lot eight and lot nine at the corner of 6th Ave. here could be a costly business. Harvey A. Bourassa has offered to purchase the lots. The offer was tabled Monday night by town council so the situation can be explained. "That whole corner was fill said works superinten- dent George Beta. "I think this man should be said Coun. Phil Hodnett. "There is cement blocks, there is everything but the kitchen sink in said Mr. Bota. "They would really have a problem." He suggested that test holes be drilled to see how far beneath the surface solid land can be found. But before the press was kicked out, five newly elected councillors were assigned to committees for the upcoming year. Dr. Ian Bennett was named deputy mayor for November. He will be followed in the post by councillors Jim Coutts, Phil Hodnett, Margaret Moses, John Viens and Ralph Webb. Council favored Coun. Hodnett's motion to cut the deputy mayor's time in office from two months to one. He said it should be changed because when a councillor finds himself in that office during the fall or spring "one poor councillor is going to attend a lot more meetings than another." Over the summer months, the deputy mayor has virtually nothing to do. Coun. Viens asked, "Could we assign the roughest months to Coun Coutts thought this would be hard to do and council settled for Coun. Hodnett's suggestion. Mayor Edgar said coun- cillors will switch roles in one "That way you get to know the trend of the whole town." Committee work was assigned as follows: Mayor Charlie Edgar: finance, municipal property and industrial development. Mayor Edgar gives up police and airport work. Coun. Bennett: electric light department, canine control, sanitation control and civil defence. Coun. Webb: public works, Oldman River Regional Planning Commission, pests and weeds. Coun. Viens: fire department, ambulance, air- port and leases, Willow Creek Foundation and Willow Creek Auxiliary Hospital. Coun. Coutts. water and sewer departments and Chinook Health Unit. Coun. Moses: public relations, publicity and police. Coun. Hodnett recreation, parks and cemetery. Coun Hodnett offered to fill the appointment to the Fort Macleod Historical Society and council ratified the move. Library board members will be named in December Crowsnest Pass Bureau VERNON DECOUX, RwMwtt Blatn i PRICES EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 24 to Detergent Evap. Milk 3i89 Carnation 15oz. nelwt. Smlight Powder 2 Ib. net wt Shreddies Canned Pop 6.H Red Leaf, all flavors 10fl.oz.tins..... SUNLIGHT'S 75 ANNIVERSARY SALE Sunlight Liquid Window Cleaner Toilet Soap KRAFT CANADIAN CHEESE Single slice, past, proc 2 Ib. nelwt PARKAY KRAFT MARGARINE 2ib pkg J29 Cream Corn Horridly CARNATION FRENCH FRIES Reg cut2lb pkg I V WEST VALE STRAWBERRIES isn oz. 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