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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - October 30, 1972, Lethbridge, Alberta Trudeau studies election campaign with workers many with TORONTO (CV) r- The Lib- eral election campaign was in ways a traditional one. i flurry of government gifts and old-fashioned hoopla crammed into the last eight weeks. But at the end Saturday, in- stead of a rousing finale, Prime Minister Trudeau stood quietly and seriously before a small crowd of parly workers here and for nearly ?.i hour candidly and critically reviewed his campaign. Most observers who had trav- elled many of the miles with him 'in his campaign jet said it was the best speech of his campaign. With evident tones of frustra- tion, often building to mild an- ger, he said ho was relieved to be able to speak freely without worry about press reaction, a reaction that obviously dis- pleased him during the c a m- paign. "There's writing [RA guerrillas escape prison END OF THE TRAIL Progressive Conservative leader Robert Stanfield hands over his ballo, after voting early Monday morning, following an extensive Iwo-mon .dec tion campaign. Now it is all over bul Wirepholo) Anglican, primate defends chnrcli grants to blacks Ont (CP) The the needs ot people outweigh granting of church funds to i reservations we may feel, black liberation groups in Af- "We must realize that laws in Six persons killed B.C. some of these countries build in rica was defended Sunday Rev. E. Scott, [structural injustice tor mack the Most Anglican primate of Canada. Speaking to about 350 people at a service of witness, Arch- bishop Scott said the money was never used for military lie said grants from (lie World Council of Churches were for food, clothing, health care and education. "The world council tries hard to distinguish between groups want the money for mili- tary or peaceful purposes. It's not" always easy, but sometimes in mishap By THE CANADIAN 1'HES Accidents look at least lives in British Columbia dur- DUBLIN (neuter) Police mnted tcday for seven Irish epublican Army guerrillas ho escaped Sunday night from top ssem'ity detention centre ter digging a tunnel from a ell to the prison compound. The seven were all members f the militant Provisional wing f the IRA, and four of them ime from Northern Ireland the IRA is fighting to nd the province's ties with ritain. They escaped from the Cur- agh "military detention centre 0 miles west of here, where ome 40 members of the IRA, a >anned organization in the Irish cpublic as well as in the North, are being held. The escape came as the RA's legal political wing, the Sinn Fein was ending a two-day confer- ence in Dublin to discuss future :actics in their struggle to unite the. halves of Ireland. The seven escapers over- powered a military policeman at the camp after emerging from their tunnel, scaled a 15- foot wall and were driven off in vehicles that had been waiting for them outside. Four others termine their own future, to an- nounce a date for the with- drawal of British troops, and to declare an amnesty for de- tained republicans and all on the wanted list. Sean MacStiofain, com- mander of the Provisional IRA and a wanted man both here and in the North, told the con- ference there would be no let- up in the fighting in Northern Ireland unless these demands are met. not much of the press here tonight; I feel I can say pretty much any- thing. It's probably too late to future make any news on Monday." choice. As the crowd exuberance set- "The tied, he blamed his own cam- cign paign strategy, which party or- time, ganizers say is his own crea- tion, lor its failure to anticipate accurately tho reaction of the news media. "It's too bad it's been a did campaigi, haven't made headline. "Thei-; haven't been fights and conflicts, hardly one or two nasty words, but apart from that there haven't been head- ines. "I said at the beginning that wouldn't be fighting the other >arties and the only reason I'm hat this was undemocratic hat we should be out there ighting the other parties. "This was what makes an election exciting, this was what makes headlines and pep." Instead, an election should be calmer time when the voter can reflect on the past and the and make a serious people become sover- essentially a I eteclion tliey become the kings, Arab bases bombed I T10L AVIV (AP) Israeli planes attacked four Arab guer- rilla bases in Syria today, and (lie Syrian government said it retaliated by shelling Israeli settlements and military posi- tions along the entire length of the Golan Heights ceasefire inc. The Israelis bombed and rocketed guerrilla bases within a seven-mile radius of the Syr- Author who tried to get away with them were caught. Political observers said the escape and the fact that top IRA leaders evaded police sur- given snub NEW YORK (AP) Author Pearl Buck, whose home for 40 years was the China mainland, has been denied permission to visit there, it was disclosed to- day. The Newspaper Enterprise Association, which is serializing Miss Buck's latest book, China: Past and Present, said her re- mentioning them and the press a bit tonight is that it's going to be too late to make any differ- ence and I hope lhay won't even report it doesn't matter." Turning to reporters standing near the platform, Mr. Trudeati said he has been reading selec- tions of their election reports. "We've been fighting the media and I think the media has been fighting us." He made it clear that his con cept of what an election shouk be is not shared by reporters whose drive was to write ex citing, headline-grabbing sto- ries. "When the campaign began the first thing I said at th press conference was that w wouldn't be fighting the othe parties; that we would be has conversation with Cana dians, Somehow, some though the kingmakers and these are the people I wanted to talk to during the election." He said his choice of a cam- paign integ- a mistake because of c media reaction. "I said something about the sue in this campaign being othing less than Canadian in- 3grity. That was probably a listcke because it sounded like lotherhocd and because peon aid: 'Oh, he's going to talk bout national unity again.' But the phrase meant mucl lore than unity; it included erritoiial sovereignty, foreign and internal social ustice. force to overcome injustices. Black Africans today are m that position." Y emeus sign pact to unite I in" I p.m. PDT Friday to midnight PST Sunday night. Three per- sons died in traffic mishaps, two were kilted in an airplane crash and a man was shot L hunting. j The crash of a light plane i Saturday near Hecate Bay, on tho west coast of Vancouver [island, killed the pilct, Dennis I Michael Neil, 23. of Comox, B.C. and Edmunston Hamilton, 52-year-old Port Albcrni, B.C., businessman and former alder- veillance to address the Sinn quest was turned down by the Fein conference could prove a i embassy of the People s Repub- Eerious embarrassment to the Dllbin government of Prime Minister Jack Lynch who has promised to do all in his power to curb IRA activities and has set up special courts to try detained guerrillas. The weekend Sinn Fein con- ference called on the British government to recognize the right of the Irish people to de- CAIRO (Reuler) North and i man. A two-car, head-on crash Train e kills 15 SMIth, Yemen Saturday nighl j o! Whci.ni signed an agreement to unite thc-ii1 countries. The prime ministers of the Ye men oh sen el Aini of j the Arab Republic of (North! BERLIN (API At least 15 persons were killed today in the collision of an express and an- other passenger train in fog East Germany. The official East German news agency ADN reported that an undetermined of passengers were injured. ADN said the accident appar- ently was caused when one o[ the'trains through a stop signal. The Karola express bound from East Germany, to Karlovy Vary, Czech- oslovakia, and a passenger been Irving here for three days to reach agreement en a F.CL of for union. North and South Yemen have been engaged in intermittent border fighting for (hree years. The unity agreement said nnmbo" i summit meeting between the 'heads of slates will ho held ns "c had Friday night killed Andre Mor- of Saanich, B.C., fx Victoria suburb. Edmond Wilson. 40, of Vernon die'l ecirlv Saturday when his near Ymir, 18 miles south of Nelson, B.C., killed 73-year-old Oliver Mowatt Smith of Salmo. shot dc.Tcl in the bush Saturday, hunting on Fri- a preliminary step In consider j aaip immediate measures neces- sary fnr the completion of (he union. i Commit'tees slart to j unify all in the two countries and draft a con- s'itutioTi, This Ls EC be j pie tod within a year from g" j signature of the agreement. nearby FAST EFFICIENT SERVICE! artmcnt death loll reaches 11 BARCELONA, Spain CAP) Rescue pulled six i more bodies today from the of Ivvn four-storey Factory operations suspended TAIPEI (Reuter) The American-owned Philco-Ford Taiwan Corp., one of the larg- lest electronics manufacturers n Taiwan, was ordered today >y the government to suspend operations pending investiga- tions into the deaths of 10 fac- tory girls in recent months. The ministry of interior this morning ruled that Philco- Ford's Tamsui plant must cease all operations until the cause of the is ascer- tained and health facilities of the plant arc. Improved. The government took the move after a meeting earlier this week of medical scientists and public health officials who discussed the 10 deaths and the illness of more than a dozen other workers. Acute hepatilis was said ti have caused the deaths. Thi lie of China in Ottawa. Miss Buck, SO, was winner of the Nobel Prize for literature and the Pulitzer Prize for her best seller of some years ago, The Good Earth. She currently is recuperating at Burlington, Medical Centre after sur- gery last month to remove her gall bladder. She rasides ill Danby, Vt. An NEA release quoted a let- ter to her from the Chinese em- bassy in Ottawa as saying her works have "for a long time taken an attitude of dis- tortion, smear and vilification towards the people of China and their leaders." Bennett hits back at NDP ian capital of Damascus, the Is- raeli military command an- nounced. Several hours later, a com- munique broadcast over the Syrian stale radio said its icavy artillery shelled- the en- lire length of the Israeli-occu- pied Golan Heights. Several Is- raeli settlements and ground-to- air missile bases were set on (ire as a result of the shelling, the communique said. Leaves hospital KAMPALA (Reuter) Presi- dent Idi Amin of Uganda was discharged from hospital today after undergoing treatment for a threat complaint. He was ad- mitted last Monday. Weather and road report SUM1ISE TUESDAY SUNSET SIX STEEL FIUMG CABINETS AND SAFE. Phone 654-2342, Vouxhall tv.'o-cViy j l.jp.scd Simrhty apparently after a natural pas explosion. The death (oil now Mauds at 11. Officials said five more per- sons are missing, Sixteen people v.e-e injured. Polire all the casualties were Spanish More than left homeless by the col- lapse. UNL1MSI 0 LARGE CMHC PROJECTS amounts available to OK in excess of for Home Owner approved loans up to 540.000 Other Loans from for or existing residences apartments hotels motels commercial industrial sick girls. 10 of whom are in hospital, have unidentified skin ailments. Health experts are puzzled the outbreak of skin disease unknown in the scores nf olhc electronics plants in Taiwan. Philco-Ford Taiwan has work force of girls. Mnr than ?00 re-signed afler Ihc re cent deaths. ['lane staircase culled hazard MELBOURNE (Reuterl 'he spiral staircase in et airlines is a hazard, Dr. ohn Cullen, Pan American Vorld Airways senior medical director, said today. He told Ihc second inter- national meeting on aerospace medicine that from the in- ception of the upstairs lounge idea, it was recognized that the steep staircase with its sma" treads had lo be a Cullen sail there harl been many injuries as the result o falls. CLEARBROOK, B.C. (CD Provincial Opposition Lcade" A. C. Bennett concentrated most of his attack on British Columbia's New Democratic Party government at a federal Social Credit election banquet Saturday night, including a charge that "patronage is back in its worst form in this prov- ince." Speaking to more than EiOO persons on behalf of Cyril Shel- ford, former B.C. agriculture minister and federal Social Cre- dit candidate in FVaser Valley East, lie said of the new gov- ernment: "In their first few reeks of office they have ap- >ointed dozens and dozens o! jai-ty heelers of the socialist party." Mr. Bennett said officials ap pointed during his 20 years as sremier and described by op xments as recipients of patron age, "were outstanding peon! who got there on their merits my friends." Mr. Bennett said the NDP has destroyed the confidence of in- vestors in the province. The new government will be rich with the money saved by the Social Credit government for the first two years, he said, but when that has all been spent there will be no money in the treasury and the voters will turn against the NDP. Lethhritlge Pincher Creek Medicine Hat Edmonton Grande Prairie Calgary Victoria...... Penlicton Prince George Kamloops Vancouver Saskatoon Regina Winnipeg...... 'oronto t. John's lalifax...... harlottetown rei'cricton Chicago Miami Angeles San Francisco .ss Vegas 'hoenix Honolulu Some F'aris........ London Berlin Amsterdam Moscow..... Stockholm Tokyo II 22 20 25 27 33 20 49 45 3.; .02 .01 .03 LPrc -I .01 0 2 13 23 5 23 22 23 31 -4 25 .14 31 .12 50 38 .PI! 32 i.re 34 .57 70 75 53 62 52 63 75 52 81 77 73 55, 57 59 55 ..52 43 55 41 37 50 39 75 57 FORECASTS Sunny with gusty west winds. Highs Lows Tuesday: Sunny witli brisk ivest winds, Highs 45-nO. Medicine Hat Today: Sunny. Winds SW15 20 this afternoon. Highs near 35. Lows 29 25. Tuesday: Sunny. Highs Sunny ex- cept for some cloudiness this afternoon. Gusty west winds along the foothills this after- noon. Highs near Lows near 20. Tuesday: Mainly sunny brisk winds. Highs near 50. Columbia Kootcnny Today and tonight: Mainly clear. Highs 40 io 45. Lows 20 to 25. Tuesday: Mostly cloudy. Snow flurries in the Columbia area. Fresh south winds. Highs near -70 in (he north and 50 ill the Kcotcnays. MOXTAXA East of Continental Divide Mostly fair today and tonight becoming partly cloudy Tues- iay. Warmer along the east slopes of the Rockies today with southwest winds develop- ing. Warming trend spreading into eastern sections Tuesday. Highs today 35 to 45 windy areas of northwest 28 south and cast. Lows tonight 5 to except 35 along the east slopes of Rockies. Highs 45 lo 55. West of Continental Fair today am! tonight. In- creasing cloudiness Tuesday with few showers north. Warm- er both days. Highs today 35 to 45. Lows tonight 15 to 23. Highs Tuesday 45 to 55. Elderly woman made car Ini awj ard SAN FRANCISCO (AP) A year old woman has !ivrrx'< in her car in a local parking lot for more than two years because she "just got canfiht in a web of circum- stances." "If anyone had told me I'd be in this, I would have told them they rocker am! were off guess their some N'YON. Switzerland Otenlcr) Snr Vivre, a film about phys- ically handicapped pconle made I m" interview, by Canadian Yves nion, won (iwcllcr may first priw: at Ihc inlernalional ncvcr to spend another film festival here, the organ- j sitcping in an upright po Izcrs announced May silion iichim1. Ihc steering wheel Sroom! p'i7j? uas by No- i her 1W3 II u i c k the seat riaki TMichimoUj of Japan for she's cnlled bed for almost ritisband of 35 years, Donald Macfarland, and was moving to San Jose in July, 1970, when she heard he was critically ill. Her money and resources were exhausted on hospital hills, and although her husband survived, he remained disabled and she was left to fend for herself, she sairl. Slie parked her car General Farm Has Everything For Your Farm System Pumps Tanks Barley will be accepted at n bushel and wheat at a bush of on the above mentioned items. GENERAL FARM SUPPLIES people think I am, i Aquatic Park and has remain- stuck 1m e this long." Pat Mac-1 cd in the area since. his Minirnata. I'MNK AUR011A, Colo. (AP) Two cvew members aboard a U.S. N'avy A-3 boinlxT were killed Sunclny night thoir plane crashed ar.tl txnlralcd while takiiu! off from Ilii Air Malion din-ins storm. rtl ycnrF. Nev.s about Mrs. Mnc- larlnnd's aroused tin: good Samaritan instincts of friends she lost touch with when her (roubles began. George Tlusack. a local nil- (omobilc lease manager, said he :mrl other old friends (if Mrs.! into lillli Okays fiutd UMITKD NATION'S (API Secretary-General Kurt WaH- heirn his Satur- day to the annual Ilallo-.vccn trick-or-trcat collection for thc UN Ciiildren's Fund and made the first contrihtition. He dropped thrco quarters pa- luuiTercd to him by COUTTS HIGHWAY PHONE 328-114T OFFICIAL AS OF A.M. TODAY COURTESY OF AMA Highway 2, Standoff lo Car- way, long thin icy patches, re- mainder bare. Highway 3. bare from to Crows Xcsl Pass, except for thin ice on Ihc Monarch Hill. Highway 5, 6 miles cast of Cardston to Waterloo, long Ihin icy patches. the l.cthbriclge district are bate and dry. Highway 1, bare and dry. Banff-Jasper highway, plow- ed- and sanded with slippery section in the shaded areas. Adequate snow lives or prop- erly fitted chains are manda- lory in Ynho, Kootenay, Ola- Highway 6, I'inelicr Creek to i cicr and Mount Revelstoke Na- Watcrton, thin Utycr of packed sn'nv, sonic drifting. Highway 62, Maprnlh lo Bonila, patches of tiiin ice. Ail remaining highways in tic.nal Parks, the Banff-Jasper higliway and ski access in ISnn'ff and Jasper National Parks. Pass closed. Maciarlar-.d put up rent for pe an six rnilcrl Slatos children Slio is wparalaJ from her. will take part id the campaign. I Wildhorsc, 3 a.m. to PORTS OF ENTRY (Opening and Closing Timesl: Coutts 21 hours; Carway fl a.m. lo p.m.: Del 9 a.m. to C p.m.; ftooscvillc. 11.C. !1 a.m. In n p.m.: Kinn-calc. Il.r.; 51 hours; ,iho r'nrthill liykprts (n midniglil; p.m. ''liicf Mountain rlfwd, ;