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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 5, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta THE IFTHBRIDOE HERALD Saturday, Soplsmber 5, 1970 Grizzly Attacks Camper BILLINGS, llonl. (AP) A huge grizzly bear, apparently protecting licr yearling cub, at- tacked and injured seriously n 21-year-old camper Friday in Yellowslone National Park. Michael Rinkcr. Mount Union, Pa., was in satisfactory condition in a Billings Hospital following his ordeal with the female grizzly. The bear inflicted multiple lacerations and puncture grounds on Rinker's head, shoulders, faca and arms. Park officials said an un- identified park ranger happen- ed onto the scene and scared the animals away. OK Addition To Library At University EDMONTON (CP) Ten ders will be called in Novem- ber for construction of a ma- jor addition to the University of Alberta's Rutherford Li- brary. The addition, approved by the board of governors birild- ing committee Friday, would be joined to the existing li- brary by a wide five-storey gallery which also would serve as a pedestrial walkway be- tween the libraries and the pro- posed studsnts' union housing project. The board also approved plans for a second arts build- ing. The building, expected to be completed in early 1972, will cost about S2.8 million and also would connect to the proposed housing development by a covered walkway. Quebec Premier Praised By PM SEPT-1LES, Quc. (CP) Prime Minister Trudeau re- ceived n thundering round of applause Friday when he con- gratulated Quebec Premier Robert Bournssa for his co-op- eration with Quebec Carticr Mining Co. in a project to de- velop a major open-pit iron-ore project in northeastern Quebec The project was announced earlier Friday by Lewis J. Pat- terson, president of Quebec Car- tier Mining, who said that plans for the second phase in the de- velopment of the project will be implemented immediately. He made the announcemenl after meeting with Mr. Bour- assa in Quebec City. The project will result in an annual production capacity of 1C million tons of concentrates al Mount Wright near the Quebec- Labrador border. Mr. Trudeau told about persons who came to greet him that French-speaking Qucbeccrs should take an active part in national problems. In the second day of his three-day visit to northeastern Quebec and the Gaspe sula, Mr. Trudeau said that Quebecers in the past have tended to retreat to much within their own boundaries. He said French-Canadians are strong enough to promote in the province "an authentic and stimulating nantly French of not to the point where the Eng- lish-speaking minority will feel threatened or drprived." The prime minister also men- tioned the necessity of modify- ing the white paper on taxation as regards the mining industry. "We have agreed to revive the points in question and I Final Guard Change OTTAWA (CP) This year's final changing of the guard cer- emony on Parliament Hill will be held on Labor Day, Monday Sept. 7, at 2 p.m. The final cere- mony will include a trooping the color and march past. Honor Writer PARIS (Reuters) France today honored Francois Mau- riac, one of the century's great- est Roman Catholic authors, who died at his home here Tuesday at the age of 84. President Georges Pompidou and msmbe'rs of the govern- ment were among the congre- gation that filled Notre Dame Cathedral for the funeral mass, while a crowd of several thou- sand stood outside. have every hope that as a resu of our proposals, extremely im portant undertakings will be re alized shortly, giving fresh ec iiomic impetus to this whole r gion, one reminiscent of t' early days of ils development Mr. Trudeau flew into tli fort city of on the nort shore of the St. Lawrence Rivi from the Magdalen Island. Earlier Friday on the Magd len Islands in the Gulf of SI Lawrence, the prime minist urged residents to "retain the regional personality and n merely become numbers in mechanized society." Viet Cong Terrorize Defenders SAIGON (AP) Viet Con troops attacked a civil- self-de ence training centre in coasta Binh Dinh province Friday in drive to wreck the Saigon ernment's pacification program there, military sources reporte today. The sources said 14 Soul Vietnamese were killed and 2 wounded. The Viet Cong escaped wil only one soldier known killed J the sudden pre-dawn assault. Sources said the dead Vie namese included 13 govemmen militiamen and members of th People' Self-Defence Force an one child. The attack occurred jus southwest of Qui Nhon City which is about 275 miles north east of Saigon along the centra coastal plain. Sources said the Viet Con, iad stepped up tlieir attacks i Binh Dinh province in recen weeks. "Apparently the terror cam paign there is more effectjv ;han anywhere on source said. "The Viet Cong are makim_ jeople afraid to join the People Self-Defence Force. They ar making the people who already belong reluctant to do what the; want. Some members have bur ed their weapons." ROTHMANS CALENDAR OF COMING EVENTS Plwfrg i cminuiity mU? Thin nscnt i Rglhfflini JptnulEventsCarmnnow.TinCmivjuwitliilsprtlic l_ iddnu lystip ind modem ibge hcilllin li mil.lle ROTHMANS ftH tl eJiirgi by wiling lo: Promotion Depirtnuht, n i- Rattans of Pall Mall Canada UmiRd, 3403 ilh Split J South East, Calgary 24t Alberta. Lsthbridge Motorcycle Club Alta-Montana Challenge Motorcycle Races Sunday p.m. North on 13th Street (follow signs) Alberta Round and Square Dancers Assoc. Convention 70 Sept. 4 7 Wilson Jr. High School Stock Car Racing Sunday p.m. Exhibition Grounds A.U.U.C. Bingo Tuesday 8 p.m. Rainbow Hall Golden Mile Drop-In Centre Debate- Lowering Legal Drinking Age Wednesday 8 p.m. Recreation Room St. Peter and St. Paul's Bingo Thursday 8 p.m. Parish Hall Elks Bingo, clubrooms Thursday 8 p.m. Lethbridge Association for the Mentally Retarded Annual Dinner Meeting Thursday p.m. Park Plaza Motel East Lethbridge Rotary Club 6th Annual Indoor Horse Show Thursday, Friday and Saturday p.m. Saturday p.m. Lethbridge Exhibition Pavilion Scandinavian Bingo Friday 8 p.m. Scandinavian Hall University of Lethbridge Commencement Exercises Point of Interest and We Two Friday 8 p.m. Yates Centre St. Basil's Bingo Friday 8 p.m. St. Basil's Hall Hungarian Old Timers Bingo Saturday 8 p.m. Hungarian Old Timers Hall Major Jack Ross Chapter, I.O.D.E. Rummage Sale Saturday a.m. Gym 2, Civic Centre Lethbridge Community College Faculty Wives Association Garden Party p.m. College Tours 3 p.m. and Saturday College Campus The best tobacco money can buy DOUBLE TAKE The from of this gold lame gown is along traditional lines but the view -from the back is bound to cause a few slrained necks. It was shown at the opening of Scandanavian Fashion Week shown on Friday by Danish designer Margit Brandt in Copen- hagen. The cut of the dress will allow only the scan- tiest of undergarments even shoes seem 1o have gone by the wayside, as .model shows the dress in bare feet. Wide-Ranging Legal-Aid Needed Says Top Lawyer HALIFAX The legal profession should evolve some form of effective and uniform legal-aid scheme for all of Can- ada, the new president of the Canadian Bar Association said Friday. Two Killed In Crash At Airport PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. (CP) Donald W. Stokes, 39, of Denver, Colo., and an un- identified companion were kill- ed Friday in the crash of a twin-e n g i n e Piper Comanchc aircraft at Prince George air- port. The second man aboard the plane when it crashed and burst into flames on the run- way was also reported to be from Denver, but his name was withheld. The two were believed to be the only persons on the plane, which was carrying Jade to Seattle from the remote Fort St. James area 70 miles north- west of this central British Co- lumbia city. Department of transport of- ficlas were investigating the crash, first fatal accident at the airport in'15 years. Bulls, Barley, Baling, Barbeqne Stanfield Tours Farm LOUGHEED (CP) It was lulls, barley, baling, and a bar >eque Friday for Robert Stan ield as the national Progres ive Conservative party leadei pent a quiet, relaxing day on central Alberta farm. He was taken on a tour ol he Len Berg farm, about 100 miles southeast of Edmonton, ceding the registered Here. ord stock, inspecting fields o; grain, operating a swather and IWA Dispute Resolved VANCOUVER (CP) Labor Jinister Leslie Peterson has announced negotiators for the ntemational Woodworkers of and British Colum- ia's coast forest industry have agreement on contract roposals to end a surraner- ong dispute. Workers remained on the job uring the lengthy negotia- ons. "I don't suppose I've ever ad a better labor day mes- age for the people of British Mr. Peterson said a news conference after an- ouncing the two sides had g r e d on "clarifications" of cttlement proposals made ug. 17 by special mediator Mr. ustice Nathan Nemetz. HAIE OPTICAL J COMPANY LTD. SJF Gory Martin V1 Dispensing Oplieian 307 51. S. 327.71M baling machine and lalkin about the problems of agricu tural producers in the west. Rindt Dies In Accident MONZA, Italy Rindt, 28 year old Austrian driving ace, was killed today when Ins Lotus Ford went ol the track on a curve. The accident happened dur ing trials for Sunday's Monza Grand Prix Formula One auti race. Pandt has just begun his laps around the circuit when he veered off the track. Liquor Licence Idea Studied CALGARY (CP) The Al toerla liquor control board is "actively investigating" a new licence category which woulc a 11 o w" small restaurants tc serve beer and wine, chairman A. D. Elliott said Friday. The board, Mr. Elliott said, Is studying a second- submission from the Alberta Restauran Association which is pressing 'or the provision. "It is a possibility. This Is somclhing the board is actively nvestifrating, but I'm not say ing we're going to recommend doing it." In an interview, Mr. Elliotl said the association's initia submission was inadequately researched now the board is studying a more detailed brief on the question. WEIGHT WATCHERS DO YOU WANT TO LOSE 10-20-50 Even 100 Lbs. or More? and keep off ugly fat forever Watchers Has The Answer! Weight FREE OPEN MEETING Wed., Sept. 9th-7.30 p.m. EL RANCHO MOTOR HOTEL MAYOR MAGRATH DRIVE MEN WOMEN YOUTH Don't Put It Off Any Longer! REGULAR MEETINGS ON TUESDAYS 1 p.m. and p.m. as usual FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CALL 328-5832 "This gives me a picture which I would never get just by hearing people talk abou he said. Before returning to Ottaw: Tuesday after a 10-day tour o Alberta, Mr. Stanfield also wil visit another ranch and a grain farm at Arrowwood. He described the tour, part of which was a vacation, a part of his continuing educj tion in agriculture.-- Mr. Stanfield, former N o v Scotia premier, appeared re laxed and was quick with the smile and quip as he met sev eral area farmers during the afternoon. It was in contrast with tin previous week marked by the controversy over Mr. Stan field's leadership of the party which was prompted by re- ports coming from a closet live MPs and top party sup- porters at Saskatoon last week end. Reports indicated Mr. Stan field's leadership was question ed; these were denied by most prominent western MPs who were at the meeting. During the morning Friday Mr. Stanfield showed consider- able interest in the herd owned by Mr. Berg, Battle River Con- servative A s s o c i a tion presi- dent. Mr. Berg told Mr. Stanfield he was convinced agriculture could survive only under the system of family farms anc :hat the federal government's lift program to reduce wheat acreage would result in a 000 drop in income for him this year. Later, Mr. Stanfield said it was difficult to implement a jeneral government program hat would assist all segments of agriculture. About 300 people attended an evening barbeque on the farm and Mr. and Mrs. Stanfield mingled with the crowd. The Conservative leader to- day is scheduled to visit Viking. Face Charges GRAND FORKS, B.C. ?ix Sons of Freedom Doukho- women were committed Friday for trial on arson charges in the Jvne 28 bum- ng of the home here of John Verigin, leader of the ortho- dox Doukhobors. The six, jointly charged with arson, are Tina Jmaeff, Tina 0 s t r o k off, Anita Koomikoff, ilary Malakoff and Pauline Hadikin of the Krestova, B.C., area and Mary Astafooroff of ".ilpin, B.C. Preliminary hearing before 'udge Harold Clegg opened Thursday with the women reciting a prayer and singing a hymn, both in Russian, KY TO VISIT U.S. SAIGON (AP) Vice-Presi- dent Nguyen Cao Ky has ac- eptcd an invitation to visit the Jnitcd Stales and address a ally sponsored by the March or Victoiy Association, his off- cc announced Wednesday. The nnounccmenl did not say when would fly ta Washington, ,._ A. Lome Campbell, Winnipeg corporation lawyer, told a news conference that some of Hie poorer provinces "cannot even afford a meaningful program." He said some way must be found to make legal services available across the country on an equitable basis. A resolution adopted1 Friday during closing sessions of the association's annual convention called on Ottawa to make funds available for such a program. Justice Minister John Turner, who attended earlier in the week, indicated his support for federal action. Mr. Campbell said most law- yers would like to avoid a scheme similar to medical-care insurance with prepaid contri- butions, although the alternative might involve some form of means test to determine a cli- ent's ability' to pay. The new president agreed that he was an activist among law- yers and plans to push for heav- ier commitment from the legal profession to social problems. "I want to sec changes, I want to promote the younger group in the profession and to see us more involved in public issues." Resolutions adopted during the final day included one urg- ing a substantial increase in the maximum prison term fop jury- tampering and corrupting wit- nesses. The resolution put forward by G. D. Kenney, deputy attorney- general (f British Columbia, recommended that the penalty under the Criminal Code for such offices be boosted to 10 years from the present two. Supporters of the resolution said that in several cases, courts dealing with attempts to influence jury members, to cor- rupt witnesses or to plant evi- dence have expressed regret that they could not impose sent- ences greater than two years. A resolution advocated by Professor Arnold B. Bass of Winnipeg called for uniform leg- islation throughout Canada to deal with jet-age "kidnapping" of children affected by custody orders in divorce ani separation cases. The resolution met. not only with approval but also with ap- plause. Prof. Bass said there now are the summer. "horrendous consequences" wlwn children are spirited away from one jurisdiction to another by disgruntled parties in a cus- tody action. The. children be- come the innocent pawns in a frequently complex, prolonged and costly procedure to return them to the original jurisdiction. He said ease of travel in the modern age had made the prob- lem more acute. Marilyn Gray Weeps Iii Shock Over Success TORONTO (CP) Alberta's Dairy Princess for the last year, Marilyn Gray, 19, of South Edmonton, M'on the Canadian Dairy Princess title at the Ca- nadian National Exhibition Fri- day. The petite winner five feet one inch with brown hair and green eyes, defeated represent- atives of Ontario, Saskatchewan and Prince Edward Island for the title. Weeping from the "shock" of winning, Miss Gray was crowned by last year's Cana- dian Princess, Karen Miller, ]9, of Rokeby, Sask., and presented by the CNE with and a variety of other gifts. Miss Gray and the other con- testants, Ldrene Archdekin, 19, of Brampton, Ont., Judy Wid- dup, IB, of Kipling, Sask., and Gail Stavert, 18, of Freetown, P.E.I., had to demonstrate their skill and efficiency with electric milking machines, give a short speech and answer questions by an interviewer. The daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Reginald Gray, whoso 'arm is in a ]-ural area about six miles from the centre of Sdmonton, Miss Gray is a :hird-year student at the Uni- versity of Alberta College of Education. She is working toward bachelor of education degree, majoring in history. Like the other three com- jetitors, she won her provincial itle last year and has been representing the province at "airs and other events through WEATHER AND ROAD REPORT SUNRISE SUNDAY SUNSET C ABOVE J ZERO AT Lcthhridge .......w Medicine Hat.....72 Pincher Creek .60 Calgary G5 Vermilion....... 68 Edmonton.......64 Jasper....... Banff........ Coronation Peace River Penticlon Prince George Vancouver Prince Albert Saskatoon 3randon Regina....... NOON 45 50. 42 40 36 40 41 38 59 45 45 46 54 55 57 55 56 .16 .03 .13 Winnipeg........74 Thunder Bay.....76 Toronto..........78 77 Montreal 77 St. Johns........ 62 Halifax......... 61 Charlottetown.....58 New York 90 Los Angeles ......77 Miami 59 46 57 60 .28 64 1.04 44 55 2.52 53 1.10 73 63 79 58 San Francisco .64 FORECASTS Lclhhridge Medicine lint and Siimliiy: Mainly silmvy. Lows tonight in llic JOS, highs 70-75. Kootcnay, Columbia Cloud- ing over this afternoon. A few periods of rain tonight. Mostly cloudy on Sunday. Highs today and Sunday, 60 to 70. Lows to- night near 50. CALF CREEP FEEDER FILL ONCE A WEEK THROUGH DESIGN SAVES FEED FEED-IN TROUGH ALWAYS FRESH WEATHERTIGHT STRONG AND DURABLE GENERAL FARM SUPPLIES COUTTS HIGHWAY PHONE 327-3165 OFFICIAL AS AT A.M. TODAY COURTESY OF AMA Highway 3 west. Repaying isto drive with caution. Repay- in progress between Leth-ing is in progress and there ara bridge and Monarch. Motoristsmen and equipment in tlm are advised to watch for menlvrca Lethbridge to Welling. Heavy oiling has beenLcUlDrid8e district are in good done and motorists are adyiscddriving condition. POUTS ON ENTHY (Opening and Closing Coults hours: Carway 5 a.m. to It p.m. MST, Chief Mountain 8 a.m. o 9 p.m. Del Bonila 7 a.m. to 0 p.m.; Rooscville, B.C., 7 a.m. 11 p.m.; Kingsgale, B.C., 24 hours; Porthill-Hykei-ts 8 a.m. o midnight, ;