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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 3, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta BELIEVE IT OR NOTI 17 deys of fun in Ihe tun in South America. Visit places like Lima, Buenot Airei, and Rio de Janeiro. Hotel includod only For further dciails contact: ART WILLIAMS TRAVEL CENTRE VILLAGE WEST END PHONE 328-3201 or 328-B104 The LctHbridge Herald SECOND SECTION Lcthbridge, Alberta, Friday, September 3, 1971 PAGES 15 TO 26 ERICKSEN'S PASTRY SHOP Ave., M.M. Drivo S. Phono 328-8161 "The Pioneer and Leading Rc-lnll Sliop in Lellibridge" FINEST QUALITY PASTRY AND OAKERY PRODUCTS Stratus Faction to visit city Sept. 15 The Stratus Faction, a 25- member group o[ singers, dan- cers and musicians who first played Lethbrielge in May, re- turn to the Yatcs Memor i a 1 Centre Sept. 15. The May concert was some- thing of a beginning for the group, which was organized this spring by the Stratus Sing- ers trio that has been to- gether fur more than four years. In May the larger group was just getting off the ground; the concert was only their fourth engagement. They are now a much more polished group, with about 200 performances under their belts. Murray Cameron, who, along with Brock Smith and Leth- bridge native Merry Jo Halm, is a member of the original trio, said the Faction, having played the major fairs in Al- berta and Saskatchewan, is on its way to several big engage- ments in the United States. There is also a possibility they may do the nationally-lol- evised Miss Canada pageant this fall a big bteak for a young group. They already have three recent televis i o n shows to their credit, one pro- duced in Calgary (thoir base of operations) for the CBC. The U.S. trip includes an en- gagement in San Diego in No- vember which could bring more job offers for the troupe. Mur- ray said he expects a number of talent scouts to take in the San Diego shows, which could open the door to the goldmine of the entertainment world Las Vegas. He's a little leary of hitting Las Vegas too soon, estimating it will take the group about a year to polish the act enough to be ready for the tough Las Vegas circuit. A trip to Disneyland is also in the works. This will prob- ably happen some time in Jan- uary. The group is pinning its hopes on the appeal of a well inte- grated show that covers every thing from a vaudeville med Icy to contemporary sounds. The Stratus Singers, who played largely to lounge audi- ences, aimed their material at the 20 to 30 age group. Now that the show is too large for the smaller places the material is wide ranging enough to cov er all tastes. It's family entertainment, with a 10 piece orchestra in- cluding horns, strings and rhy- thm, with 15 singers and dan- cers a group of talented young Canadians intent upon making their mark on the en- tertainment world. Cancer campaign exceeds objective The 1971 campaign for funds by tlie Lethbridge and district unit of the Canadian Cancer Society has exceeded its 000 objective by Post off ICC holiday The Lethbridge post office will operate on a holiday sched- ule La'mr Day. The lock box lobby will re- main open on a 24 hour-a-day basis; special deb'very mail will be delivered and street letter box pick-ups will Ire made following the Sunday schedule. Letter carrier services in su- burban Lethbridge will be cur- tailed for the clay, as will wicket service and highway mail ser- vices. Society officials hope to reach by the end of Scp- LcmlKr, the final date for the campaign. Of the amount, the highest ever collected by tlie local unit, came from urban cen- tres, from rural areas and was received in the form of memorials. John Gogo, local Cancer So- ciety president, attributes the success of the campaign to three factors- public aware- ness that cancer can be heat- en, tlie personal effort of cam- paign chairman Cecil Gordon and an "extra effort" put forth by canvassers. Funds arc directed toward both cancer research and pub- lic education, with the latter playing a prominent role on the local unit's activities. Last year more than 30 edu- cational meetings were held, with total attendance of more lhan Chairman of the education committee is Mrs. Claire Mahe. Donations or inquiries about the local unit may be address- ed to Canada Trust Building, Lethbridge. McCall named U of L security chief By LARRY BENNETT Slaff Writer HCMP Staff-Sergeant W. W. ilcCall, 42, of Lelhhridge has jeen appointed chiel of secur- Ly for the new University of jethbridge campus in West jethhridge. He is currently administra- te assistant to the command- ing officer of the 1CMP south- em Aioerta sub-division head- quarters in Lelhbndge, and will assume his new position in [ovember following his retire- ment from the force. Sgt. McCall has had 25 years service with the JICMP. A native of the Edmonton area, ho joined the RCMP in .947 at age 19. His first duly assignment v.'as the city station in Toronto. A SANDWICH PER SLICE It can't explode and it can't walk away, mostly because it is a tomato but also because it weighs more than two pounds. Mrs. John Rubi, 1418 13th Ave. N. raises several plants each year from seed saved from the previous fall to grow the Old Country Hungarian tomatoes. With lots of experience in gardening, Mrs. Rubi came to Canada in 1938 and moved to the Lethbridge area in 1943 where her husband was a farmer. UofL is offering non-cr The University of Lethbridge is initiating a program o[ non- credit evening classes for those persons who do not wish to work towards a degree. Regis- tration forms are available at the registrar's office on the West Lelhbridge campus now and will also be available out- College is almost ready to name new vice-president Directors at the Lcthbridgc Community College have nar- rowed to 10 the number of ap- plications for the position of academic vice president at the college. CLIFF BLACK, Certified Denial Mechanic BLACK DENTAL LAB lower Level MEDICAL DENTAL BLDC. PHONE 327-2822 In all 67 inquiriua resulting in 40 applications were sub- mitted for the job. Gordon Colledge, the LCC information officer, said the successful applicant will orga- nize, plan and administer Ihe lolal education program under the direction of the college president. The applications were receiv- ed from "highly qualified in- dividuals from throughout Can- ada and Ihe United he said. Postal business Business transacted by Ihe Lelhbridge past office during August increased shnrply over Ihe total recorded for tlie same lin-.e period last year. Sales of postage stamps, pc.slage meter sellings and cash receipts for mail posted lolalled The lotal for Aug. 1970 DINE AND DANCE SATURDAY TO P.M. "The Metros" NO COVER CHARGE! SUNDAY For your DINING ENJOYMENT We Present DINNER MUSIC MISS VALERIE HORVATH VIOLINIST Accompanied by EDDIE GNANDT PIANIST 6 to 8 p.m. PHONE 328-7756 FOR RESERVATIONS courses side the door of each class for one hour before commence- ment of the first session. Following is a tentative lisl of the courses to be offered this fall: Ceramics, 13 sessions, be- ginning Tuesday, Sept. 7 to 10 p.m., Art Building, Eas Campus; Fortran Computer Programming, 12 sessions Tuesday, 7 to 9 p.m. Computer Centre Building, East Campus Shakespeare on Film, nine weeks beginning Sept. 27, p.m., Room C-674, West Cam pus; Struggle for a Border 12 sessions, beginnng Sept. 22, 7 p.m., Room C-674 West Campus; Fundamental Music Skills Monday, Wednesday, Friday p.m. beginning Sept. 10 Room 11, Classroom Building East Campus; T.V. Music Ap- preciation Broadcasts, schedule available; Unnivcrsity Choir, Tuesday, lo p.m. beginning Sept. 21, As sumption School auditorium; Movement Education Work shop (physical education) Ocl 22, 7 to 10 p.m., Oct. 2.1, 9 a.m to noon and 1 to 4 p.m., Roon C730, West Campus; Memory Psychology, Thursday, t !l p.m. beginning Sept. 2.' Room C730 West Campus; Ad ministration of Justice Wednesday, n to p.m., be ginning Sept. 22, Room C7.il West Campus. Further information includ ing the description of end course can be obtained at tin registrar's office. Bus hearing A public hearing into an ap plication by Northern Hu: Lines of Lcthbridge for dcluxi express bus service lo Edition Ion and Calgary will be held in Edmonlon Kept. 21. Plans had called for Ihe ser vice to start last spring, hu the hearing was delayed whci Slcvo Kotch, Northern presi donl, was informed he wouk have (o submit a new brief t the Highway Traffic Board. He lias since served in Tim- mins, Ont., Calgary, Edmon- ton, Banff and Lelhbridge. His duties have included se- curity and intelligence work, piainclolhes work and admin- istration. Sgt. McCall was detachment commander of the Banff RCMP for 3V'2 yuars before coming to Lethbridge. At Lethbridge, in addition lo his administrative duties, he is responsible for press and pub- lie relations. His duties in- cluded making ncwi releases and remaining available to the general public. He married Agnes RoselJa McNally of Edmonton in 1955 at Lethbridge. They have five children ranging in age from six to 12 years old. YouVe right August was hot So you thought it was a litlle warm in August? You're right. August 1971 was the hottest month on record in Lethhridge the records go back to 1902. The mean monthly tempera- tee at the Kenyon Field weath- er office in August was 71.5 de- grees, easily surpassing a nor- mal mean for that month of 63.3 degrees. It was also two degrees above the previous rec- ord for August. But the spectacular part was tire eclipsing by a narrow one tenth of a degree of the previous high for July, which is normally the warmest month of the year. The record for the hottest month was formerly held by July of I960; now it's August of 1971. The weather office, which keeps enough statistics to make baseball commentators look like amateurs, reports a num- ber of records fell by the way- side last month. According to averages obtain- ed over the year, a high of 91.5 degrees can be expected in August. This year it was 97.G degrees. Oddly enough, the hot- test day, Aug. 5, was not the warmest Aug. 5 on record. Daily records were broken, howevei, on the 2nd, Oth, 26th and 27th of the month. For 14 days in August it was 91 degrees or Irigher; on 25 days it was 81 degrees or high- er. The warm spell was the re- sult of a ridge of high pressure which established itself over western Canada in mid-July and refused to budge until the last few days in August. While hot, it was not a par- ticularly dry month. Lethbridge had .97 of an inch of rain. The record is .07 of an inch, estab- lished in 1948. Veterinary convention here The Alberta Veterinary Medical Association will hold its 61st annual summer con- vention Sept. 9, 10 and 11 in the El Rancho Motor Hotel. Reproductive problems in cattle will be examined at the scientific sessions with profes- s i o n a 1 veterinarians from throughout the province listen- ing to colleagues from Canada and the United States. The small anini'al sessions will concentrate on problems of tlie heart and the treatment procedures. The program includes regis- tration Thursday with scienti- fic papers being presented the remainder of the convention. Heart problems and treatment rill be discussed Friday and Saturday in the Western Room and beef reproductive prob- lems will be discussed in the Maverick Room. Speakers include Dr. W. M. Adams of Saskatoon, Dr. K. J. Delteridge, head of the animal disease research inslilulc for (he Canada department of agriculture in Hull, Quebec, Dr. H. B. Jeffery, supervisor o n artificial insemination for tlie Alberta department of agricul- ture and Dr. J. N. Wilfbank, APPOINTMENT HARVEY JAMIESON Mr. I. Kohn, President ond General Manager of Anglo Dis- tributors, 426 6tli Street Soulh, wishes 1o announce Ihe appoinl- mcnl of Mr. Harvey Jamicson as manager, Harvey lias had 12 valuable years experience with a major Canadian retail chain. Ho would liko to invilo his many friend) and acquaintances to drop in and see him at Anglo. Ho will bo pleased to assist them in any way. department of animal science at Fort Collins, Colorado. Local arrangements for the conference are under the di- rector of the Southern Alberta Veterinary Club with the scien- tific program under the direc- tion of Dr. R. S. Butler of the Western College of Veterinary Medicine in Saskatoon. DA11S LONG-HAIRS TUNIS (AP) Tunisia an- nounced Wednesday it has been conducting an anti-hippie, anti- long hair campaign "aimed at preserving society from the de- praving of morals and indecent dress." Police have refused entry to Tunisia of "48 hippies of diverse the of- ficial news agency said. Pharmacy Facts from O. C. STUBBS We were asked the oilier day aboul hypochondriacs and where Ihis word originated. The base word for hypochon- driac is our word hypochon- dria. Hypochondria has come down to us from .the ancient Greek words "hypo" (under) and "chondros" (carlilege of the breast The ancient Greeks felt that nnr.stural anxiety almut personal health origin- ated under the breast bone of the sufferer. They called this bodily area the "scat of melan- choly." The hypochondriac suf- fers from low spirits or imag- inary illness for which no logical reason can be found lo cxisl. II is well lo remember lhat the hypochondriac's suf- fering from imaginary illness is very real whore he or she is concerned. Here at your friendly phar- macy (Slubbs of we're always glad lo give you free proscription delivery. Just call us at 32H-5512, and we'll be glad lo go inlo action for mediately. Open daily a.m. lo p.m. Sundays and Holidays p.m. lo p.m. mid p.m. lo p.m. Stoff-Sergeanl W. W. McCall Japanese Garden hours Beginning Sept. 7, the Nikka Yuko Cc-rJcnnial Garden will lie open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. The shorter fall hours will be in effect until the second week- end in Oclolxr when the par- den will close for (lie season. So far this year, more tV.an people have visited Hie Garden. July was the busiest month willi people going through the turn stiles, an in- crease of over July, 1070. In August, the attendance fi- gure jumped over the pre- vious year lo people. RELIEVES GAS PAINS NEW 1600 V.W. ONLY S62 PER MONTH 1966 VW DELUXE Gas healer, radio 1970 MAVERICK Aulomatic low mileage 1969 Meteor equipped ___ IOTJ USED TRUCK CAMPER Sleeps four, slove and healer. Hunfers Special 395 RAEWOOD MOTORS LTD. 3rd Ave. and 16lh SI. S. Sales 328-4539 Car Lot 328-4356 iFirsf to Camm's for Shoesl BACK TO SCHOOL THE TEACHERS' PETS JOYCE and AIR STEP "COR1E" by Air Step late brown we I look. Plus many other Air 5lep sfyles 1o chooso from. "PERFECTO" by Joyce Available in Camel and Chcslnut glove leathers plus many other love- ly Joyce styles for Fall. WHITE DUTY SHOES By Savage, Oomphics, and Joyce in vwhiie leathers and while wet look f A AF from I U." For The College and Campus Crowd 3 EYELET SUEDE TIES In Choc, and Li. Tan also in black wet look new crepe soles. Camm's are lops In CHILDREN'S SHOES By Savage and CiuSimalCi 3 eyelet lies just like bin, sislers in suede and wcl look. Slip ons and Buckles in and wet look. Boys' Unimolds by Sav- ago in lies, slip and buckles. OPEN FRI TILL 9 P.M. 403 5th Street SHOES ;