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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 5, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta -Saturday, September 5, 1970 THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD EASY SCORE Montreal Expos Bob Bailey slides into home plate to score as St. Louis Cardinals' catcher Ted Simmons waifs for late throw. Expos John Bateman sing- led to left field during the first inning driving in two runs. Bailey, the second of the two had an easy score as he beat the throw from tou Brock in left. Games End Siuiday 10 Medals At Stake TURIN, Italy (OP) The So- viet Union today has a chance to tie or overtake the United States in number of gold medals in the second-last day of the sixth World University Games. The U.S. still leads the med- als standings with 20 golds, mostly won in swimming. But the Soviet Union, well behind after the first week of competi- tion and now trailing by two golds only, has become a chal- Of the 10 gold medals at stake today three are considered in the range of the Soviet team. In the hop, skip and jump event Nikolai Dudkin and Viktoi Saneyev, both of the Soviet Union, were rated favorites. In the decathlon Nikolai Avf- lov, the Soviet leader of the standings after the first day of competition, was expected to strengthen his leadership in to- day's final events. Lastly, the Sonet team was WRESTLING EXHIBITION AUDITORIUM MONDAY, SEPT. 7 8.30 p.m. NORTH AMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH DAVE RUHl vs BOB SWEETAN 9 MAN OV5R-THE-TOP WRESTLE ROYAL (CAN 612 IB. MAN MOUNTAIN MIKE BE Plus 4 more exciting matches Admission OFFICE OPENS P.M. Watch STAMPEDE WRESTLING on CJLH-TV the favorite to win the women's volleyball. The Americans could hope for a gold only in the men's basket- ball tournament ending tonight. But they had a tough opponent Soviets. victory in basket- ball could put the Soviets in first place for gold medals. East Germany, competing only in track and field, already has collected six golds in three days. It. was expected to score other wins in today's events, in- cluding the finals of women's shot-put, the men's 800-metre, the steeplechase and the women's high jump. Grant McLaren of Guelph, Ont., qualified for the metre steeplechase Friday when he placed third hi one of the two semi-finals. He was timed at compared with the of Michal Zetev of Bulgaria. In the men's team epee, clos- ing event of the fencing tourna- ment, the gold was a private af- fair between Hungary and West Germany, with Italy and Cuba fighting for the third and fourth place. The Biggest Race of the Season! Alberta Montana Challenge MOTORCYCLE Cobs In Virtual Tie For Top Spot Pirates Fall Victim To Faulty Tarpaulin By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Rain and an automatic tar- paulin that wouldn't work pro- perly ended Pittsburgh Pirates game with the visiting Philadel- phia Phillies In the seventh i ning Friday night. They'll pla the rest of the game before t night's regularly scheduled co test. Pittsburgh was ahead 4-1 an THRILLS ACTION RACES C.M.A. SANCTIONED SPELLS SPEED GUARANTEED BIKES FROM CAIGARY, EDMONTON, LETHBRIDGE, KAUSPEL, GREAT FALLS, VANCOUVER AND OTHER PARTS OF BRITISH COLUMBIA TOMORROW, SUNDAY, SEPT. 6th PRACTICE II A.M.-RACING 1.30 P.M. Adults Children Under 12 Free Accompanied By Parents. NORTH ON 13th STREET N. FOLIOW SIGNS SPONSORED BY THE UTHBKIDGl MOTORCYCLE CLUI BE, or could it? Could it be that what the various chambers of commerce in Alberta, British Columbia and Montana want is the same thing as what the Alberta Wilder- ness Association and similar other conservation groups want? The issue is the Kishinena-Akimina areas of southwestern Alberta and southeastern British Col- umbia. Everyone would like to see the entire area, adjoining Waterton Lakes National Park, included as a part of Waterton Park, or the British Columbia portion of the area established as a first class provincial park. About the only point in real contention is whether the road to Cameron Lake in Waterton should be extended into Akimina-Kishinena district. The point is that if either the federal govern' ment, or the government of British Columbia expends funds on making the region parkland, they will have to justify the expenditure by making the region ac- cessible. Prior to the recent cavalcade of vehicles that travelled over the region from Fernie, B.C. and various nearby centres in Montana, the Alberta Wilderness Association issued a statement opposing the cavalcade. The association also said the British Columbia portion is still untouched and should be saved as wilderness. It is obvious from this statement that no mem- ber of the association has been in that area in-recent year's. During a fishing trip to the area about one month ago, we found the exploration traffic so heavy, even on the weekend, that we wondered why traffic rights hadn't been installed. There's hardly a moun- tain in the entire Flathead area that hasn't a seis- mic or other exploration gouge of some kind. FROM WHAT WE SAW, the development of a road into the area would bring an element of control. Policing would be much easier. It's most doubtful, however, that Mr. Bennett and Company in British Columbia will ever part with that corner of B.C. until after every marketable foot of lumber has been logged out; every ounce of ore has been mined and every, gallon of oil and cubic foot of gas has been extracted. This is certainly one of those situations where members of chambers of commerce and members of conservation groups shouldn't be standing at arm's length clawing at each other. There's enough agreement on major points that the two factions should be able to sit down together and submit a joint brief on what they want for Akimina-Kishinena. This action should be taken soon, because soon there won't be much left to preserve except gar- bage and scars. THE REGION IS ONE of the last strongholds of the Dolly Varden and the native cutthroat trout. It is one of the last footholds of the grizzly bear. It is one of the last footholds of unpolluted water. It should be preserved and policed. The Going- to-the-Sun Highway in Glacier National Park in Montana cuts through some of the most rugged terrain of the park. That roadway has made the public much more aware of the beauty of wilderness and it has thus enhanced the preservation and perpetuity of that wilderness. An Akimina roadway could do the same for the southeastern corner of B.C. LOREN PLANTE writes that the Coleman Fish and Game Association is planning an active season. First meeting is set for Monday. Sept, 14, in the Lions Hall. A good turnout of members and prospective members is requested as there are numerous projects to be lined up. And the Southern Alberta Council of the Junior Forest Wardens has announced that H. W. Dorsh of Fort Macleod has won the half beef in the draw. H. S. Parker, also of Fort Macleod, won the half side of hog. B. Liddell of Coleman won the ?25 hamper. Vanoy On Waivers BROOKVILLE, N.Y. (AP) New York Giants announced Friday that they have asked waivers on defensive end Ver- non Vanoy, reducing their Na- tional Football League squad to 48 players. Vanoy, a six-foot-seven, 270- pounder who was the Giants' No. 2 draft choice out of Kansas last year, but signed .with To- ronto Argonauts of the Eastern Football Conference. FREE WHEEL PACK (PARTS EXTRA) WITH EACH FALL TUNE-UP 10 Days Only! Sept. 8th to 19th! Your Appointment Today With El Rancho (TEXMO) Service 61 h Ave., M.M. Drive Phone 327-5406 Philadelphia's Don Money had walked to open the seventh in- ning when the game was halted. Pirates, at this point, remain .0004 percentage points ahead of Chicago Cubs in the National League East race. Tire Cubs beat the New York Mcts 7-4, dropping the losers Vk. games back. Elsewhere In the NL, San Diego Padres clobbered Cincin- nati Reds 15-2, Houston Astros downed Los Angeles Dodgers 7- 3 and Montreal Expos edged St. Louis Cardinals 9-7 in 13 in- nings. San Francisco Giants and Atlanta Braves were rained out in the fifth inning with the Giants leading 1-0. Solo homers by Richie Heb- ner, Bob Robertson and Willie Stargell staked the Pirates to their 4-1 lead. Steve Blass, who Twins' Alyea Couldn't Wait By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The California Angels man agement waited an extra 15 minutes until aU the fans got to their seats before stalling the game. But once it began, Min- nesota Twins Brant Alyea didn't wait long to do in the Angels. With two put and two on in ;he first inning, Alyea drove a first pitch from Rudy May over the left field fence for his 13th home run and the Twins wenl on to a 4-0 victory that openec up a four-game lead over the second-place Angels in the American League West Alyea's homer which gave lim eight runs batted in in only 14 at-bats against Angel pitch- ng tin's year was enough to ?ack the combined pitching ol 3ert Blyleven and Ron Perra- noski who gave a California crowd of little to cheer about. Oakland Athletics blanked Kansas City Royals 5-0, Balti- more Orioles outlasted Boston Red Sox 8-6, New York Yankees nipped Cleveland Indians 3-2, Detroit Tigers took Washington ators 6-3 and Milwau Brewers edged the Chicago Vhite Sox 3-2 in 10 innings to other AL games. The 19-year-old Blyleven, who ives in Anaheim retired the irst 11 men he faced and had a wo-hitter until he ran into troti- )le in the sixth. With one out, Tony Gonzales singled, Jim Fre- josi walked and Alex Johnson >eat out an infield hit to load he bases. But Perranoski then came in o strike out pinch-hitter Billy Cowan get Tommy Hey nolds on a force play. Tony Oh'va .rapped four traight hits for the Twins. Don. Mincher and Gene Te- iace clouted homers and Jim Hunter, 10-12, pitched a five-hit- er as Oakland beat Kansas City or its sixth straight victory to remain six games behind the It was Hunter's ninth try of his 16th victory. He had last if on on July 30. Brooks Robinson slammed :ve straight hits, including a olo homer and a three-run shot o key Baltimore's victory over oston. Tony Conigliaro hit his econd grand slam in four days, lis 28th homer of the season, hi 'first when Boston chased [ike Cuellar, Baltimore's 21- ame winner. Jake Gibbs homered and then broke a 2-2 tie with an RBI sin- gle, giving the Yankees and rookie Sieve Kline their victory over Cleveland. McLain Summoned NEW YORK (AP) Detroit pitcher Denny McLain was or- dered Friday by baseball com- missioner Bowie Kuhn to ap- pear in New York next Wednes- day for a hearing on his proba- tionary status and not to report to the Tigers until then. The commissioner, in issuing his statement did not use the word suspended hi taking the action against McLain but hi ef- fect until a hearing is held the problem-plagued hurler cannot pitch. McLain, suspended earlier this season by Kuhn and placed on a probationary status, after investigation disclosed he had attempted1 to become a partner of gamblers allegedly involved hi bookmakuig operations. McLain was due to have a suspension lifted Friday night by the Detroit club imposed after he threw buckets of water at two sports writers who regu- larly cover the club. held the Phillies to five hits through six innings, will be re- placed tonight by George Bru- net. The Phils will wait to seo what happens to the top of the seventh before they decide on a new pitcher. Roberto Clemcnte of the Pir- ates injured his lower back as he grounded out in the first in- ning and left (he game. It waj not known how long he'll be out. Randy Hundley's two-run sin- gle in the seventh inning broke a 3-3 tie and sparked the Cubs to their first Wrigley Field vic- tory over the Mcts this season in seven starts. Paid Popovich made it a three-run inning with a sacrifice fly and Jim Hickman homered in the eighth. Hundley had doubled across the Cubs' first run in the second. Art Shamsky hit a three-run homer in the sixth for New York to wipe out a 3-0 Chicago lead. Pitcher Mike Corldns balled a grand slam homer and Clarence Gaston and Nale Colbert also connected as the Padres tagged Cincinnati ace Jim Merrill and three relievers for 18 hits. Bobby Tolan homered for the Reds. Jim Maloney, making.his first appearance for Cincinnati since he was injured last April, was touched for two runs in the sixth on Gaston's homer and two more in the seventh. SPORTS FANS! BET YOU Tanner New Sox Coach. CHICAGO (AP) Chuck Tanner, manager of Hawaii Is- anders in the Pacific Coast League, Friday was named manager of Chicago White Sox of the American League. Tanner, 41, an eight-season minor league manager in the California Angels' system, was hired by Shi Holcomb, new Sox general manager, to replace Don Gutteridge. Gutteridga was dismissal Wednesday. Tanner will take over as man- ager of the Sox at the conclu- sion of the Pacific Coast League's championship series, which started Friday in Spo- kane, Wash. BOWLING SEASON OPENS DOWNTOWN BOWLADROME Tuesday, September 8th at 7 p.m. with the MEN'S 10 PIN LEAGUE GET YOUR ENTRY IN NOW FOR THE COMING BOWLING SEASON, IF YOU HAVE NOT ALREADY DONE SO, AND BE READY TO START WITH THE LEAGUE OF YOUR CHOICE. REMEMBER, at Downtown Bowladrome YOU HAVE A CHOICE OF 10 PIN or 5 PIN BOWLING Afternoon or evening times available for leagues, in either 5 pin or 10 pin bowling, fer ladies, men, mixed or junior leagues. like so many things, our costs have risen in Ihe past year or to, but we are holding the line on prices Io you, which remain the same as last year: 10 Pin 5 Pin OPEN BOWLING, PER GAME........50 .40 LEAGUES, 3 GAMES 1.40 1.10 JUNIOR LEAGUES, 3 GAMES _______ 1.00 1.00 SHOE RENTAL, 10t PAIR. BILLIARD TABLES, PER HOUR. For league reservations or furlher information, please contact GEORGE VICKER5, DOWNTOWN BOWLADROME 319A 7th St. South Phone 328-7122 Be lure to inquire about our FREE TEN PIN BOWLING LESSONS, available to new Ten Pin bowlers. DIDN'T I KNOW by GARY KIRK KIRK'S TIRE SALES LTD. 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