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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 10, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta ALOHA WEEK VACATION HAWAII CALLS Dtoarll Oct. 9th Riturni Oct. 24iii ONLY S440 CAIGARY RETURN Join now and onioy Hawaiian festive holiday! includw oir fare, hotel and outer iiland touri CONTACT BUTTE TRAVEL SERVICE MFC Approves Stores Complex Approval for a building to house a stores, electrical and public works complex at 280 5th St. N. was given the City of Lethbridge at meeting of the Municipal Plan- ning Commission. A condition of approval was that 5th St. be closed between 2nd and 4th Avenues N. and the street be consolidated with tlie stores complex site. The street will still provide access to the complex, but will be closed to public traffic. Closure is not expected to in- terfere with traffic flow in the area. Tenders for construction of the complex have been called for Sept. 10. Cost is estimated at about Two development applica- tions were tabled by the com- mission for further study. These were by North Leth- bridge Mo-Tires Ltd. for a tire retreading at 410 10th St. N. and Moore's Esso for a stor- Waterton dosing Dates Announced Closing dates have been an- nounced for visitor facilities at Waterton Lakes National Park. Campgrounds at Water ton townsite, Crandell Mountain, Cameron Lake and Belly River, will close for the season Sept. 15. The Waterton Lakes informa- tion centre will close Sept. 17. Tennis courts and the golf course will close Sept. 30 and picnic areas will remain open as long as weather permits. On-site exhibits (bison pad- dock and Waterton Valley) will dose Oct. 15 and sett-guiding nature trails, Nov. 30. The swimming pool, fish ponds, evening programs, car caravans, nature walks and wilderness hikes have already closed for the season. age building at 2016 3rd Ave. 'The commission also consid- ered the problem of street identification in new subdivi- sions _ a matter that had been brought up by a local citizen1 at Tuesday's council meeting. E r w i n Adderley, executive director of the Oldman River Regional Planning Commis- sion, said plans being made now should alleviate the prob- lem in subdivisions opening up in the future, but there was no ready solution to current diffi- culties in finding one's way around in a maze of crescents. The Lakeview area came in for particular mention and sev- eral suggestions, i n c 1 u ding small maps of the area, were brought forth as possible solu- tions. The various city depart- ments will work on the prob- lem; possible answers will be submitted to council. The city manager was also requested to investigate the possibility of the city using an occupancy permit as a means of ensuring that conditions at- tached to development permits were met. Developers would be allowed to occupy the building only after the city was satis- fied they had complied with the conditions imposed by the commission. Just Arrived! HAND CUT CZECHOSLOVAKIA LEAD CRYSTAL Complete (election DECANTERS ROSE BOWLS VASES, tic. argiterite JEWELLERY LTD. Coll.flt Mall Phone 328-9736 Six Giarges Bring Jail Lee Edgar McHugh of I-eth- bridge pleaded guilty in magis- trate's court in Lethbridge Wednesday to four counts of false pretences, one charge o[ fraud and one of failing to make a court appearance when he was released on his own rec- ognizance. He was sentenced to nine months in jail on one of the false pretences charges and six months on the other, three. On the charge of fraud he received a nine month sentence and for failing to appear in court he re- ceived a three month jail sen- tence. The jail terms will run con- currently with a recommenda- tion McHugh receive psychia- tric help. CLIFF BLACK, Certified Denial Mechanic BLACK DENTAL LAB Lower Level MEDICAL DENTAL BLDG. PHONE 327-2822 LOST OUR LEASE BONUS SALE FRIDAY and SATURDAY SEPT. llth and 12th SHOPPERS' WORLD LOCATION ONLY Every Purchase Made This Fri. and Sal. Will Entitle You To Receive FREE The Same Order at Either of the Other Two A W Any Later Date GOOD ANYTIME JUST SAVE YOUR BIUS THEY WILL BE STAMPED WHEN YOU MAKE YOUR PURCHASE SOON! EXPANDED SERVICE at the SCENIC DRIVE A W DRIVE-IN WATCH FOR ANNOUNCEMENT Shoppers' World Location PHONE 328-2643 The Letltkidge Herald SECOND SECTION Lethbridge, Alberta, Thursday, September 10, 1970 PAGES 9 TO 20 J erry Jj) la net's A. E. CROSS J-Lld. Your Franchlscd Dealer for Nikon, Zeijj ikon, Mamiya, Bell and Howoll, Braun and Kodak Darkroom Equipment and Supplici Gundlock Says Western MPs May Have Been 'A By JOAN BOWMAN Herald Staff Writer Lcthbridge MP Deane Gund- lock said today western Pro- gressive Conservative MPs may have been "a bit rash" in discussing the leadership in a closed meeting in Saskatoon late in August. However the fact that party leader Sobcrt Stanfield had not been invited was not unprece- dented. Mr. Gundlock, who was in- vited but did not attend the meeting, said western mem- bers bad held conferences be- fore without telling the leader. The Lethbridge Conservative MP said in a telephone inter- riew from Ottawa that when- jver criticisms are made with- n the party, the leader irievi- ably comes in for some blame. "But there is no movement in he party to get rid of Stan- ield." He indicated the subject of he leadership had been raised in MP meetings in the Mari- imes and Toronto, "but it just seemed to be more noticeable his time." According to reports out of Saskatoon, the 30-d e 1 e g a t e meeting had put aside discus- sion of a federal agricultural committee study on a farm marketing bill for some harsh criticisms of Mr. S'ifflifield. Jack Homer, Alberta MP for Irowfoot, was allegedly the eader of a six-man delegation which planned to tell Mr. Stan- field that party fortunes would be improved without him at the next federal election. Mr. Gundlock said there was "no real commotion" about the reports and Mr. Stanfield was not "unduly disturbed." However Mr. Stanfield "can get pretty tough." Mr. Gundlock said the leader had been explicit in his de- mand Wednesday at a caucus in Ottawa that such discussions were not to happen again. Mr. Gundlcck said he did not attend the Saskatoon meeting because of prior engagements. TOMATO TREE Louis Tolsma of 2007 1st Ave. U. "just knew this tomato plant was really going to and it did, 10 feet high. Fruit on the plant was over eight feet off the ground. Of course, as seen in the fore- ground of this picture, plants in Mr. Tolsma's tomato patch have to be at least three feet high to compete for the sunshine. Prebuilt Plant Has Million Job C. 0. Merriman, president of- Prebuilt Industries Ltd. of Lethbridge and Calgary, said his firm has been awarded a million industrial camp con- tract. The award was made by the head office of Stearns-Rog- er Canada Ltd. Prebuilt will supply complete living accomodation and re- creation facilities for up to G50 workers during the construc- tion of Canada's largest non- ferrous 'mine and mill west of Kandoops, B.C. Owner of the project is Lornex Mining Cor- poration Ltd., a consortium of Japanese and Canadian mining firms. Some 130 building sections will be constructed at Pre- built's Lethbridge factory for transportation to the mine site where they will be assembled into a complex containing cen- trally heated, self-contained living quarters, recereation halls and an efficient well equipped kitchen for workers on the site. Horse Show Starts Tonight Chamber In Problem Of Drugs The Lethbridge Chamber of Commerce has been urged to set up a dialogue between the business community and stu- dents, to deal with ths matter of drug use. Cliff Black, chairman of the chamber's special committee dealing with the report of the Le Dain commission on drugs, said the chamber's action should be immediate and give special consideration to the economic aspects of the Le Dain report. Mr. Black made his plea at the chamber lunch- eon Wednesday. S'ome of the economic as- pects suggesetd by Mr. Black include: expanded hospital staff to care for drug users; rock festivals requiring addi- tional police control; action by insurance companies screening drug users when issuing poli- cies; use of drugs by those in industry and service, resulting poor workmanship: incrcas-1 has lots of money and can't social welfare needs by decide whether to go to Eu- Drug Store Theft Brings Jail Term ing those unemployable because of drug use. Mr. Black said the Le Dain report ignored the economic implications of drug use and abuse. He said he felt the re- port was aimed at trying to provoke society to some action in the drug problem. He said the drug problem lo- cally was likely to increase. At present, drug use by Grade 9 students in city schools could 'ange from six per cent to 50 per cent. He said Lethbridge schools have the same prob- em as other city schools across Canada. The Le Dain report, said Mr. Black, seems to be for drug ose. He also scorned the news media for a poor presentation of the report. Mr. Black touched on one other economic aspect of drug use and the money involved in drug selling. When you talk to a youth who is not working but A 17 year old Lethbridge youth, Beny Van Wieren, ap- peared in magistrate's court in Lethbridge Wednesday and re- ceived a nine month jail sen- tence for his part in the Aug. 28 break, enter and theft at Tamblyn Drugs in Shoppers World. Van Wieren and David Em- ard, 16, pleaded guilty to break- ing and entering into Tamblyn Drugs and Dominion Food Store when they appeared in court Sept. 4. At that time, Van Wieren also jleaded guilty to breaking and entering into a dwelling house. When Van Wieren and Em- ard appeared in court Wednes- day additional charges of steal- ing a portable television set Aug. 2, stealing a 1968 car Aug. 22 and attempting to break and enter into Wilson's Food Store Aug. 26 were laid against them. Van Wieren pleaded guilty to the additional charges and re- ceived a nine month sentence on each charge. He also re- ceived a nine month sentence on the charges of breaking and entering into Dominion Food Store and breaking and enter- ing into a dwelling house. All the sentences will run concur- rently. Emard reserved his election and plea on the additional theft charges until Sept. 11. Magi1- trate Lloyd Hudson refused to grant Emard bail. A third youth appeared in court Wednesday, Lynn Thur- low, 17, and pleaded guilty to breaking and entering into Tamblyn Drugs Aug. 28. His case was set over until Sept. 23 for a pre-sentence re- port. He was released on a recognizance bond. Brian Wutzke, 18, also appear- ed in court Wednesday charged with being in possession of some of the goods stolen from Tamblyn -Drugs. Wutzke pleaded guilty Sept. 4 to unlawfully having in his possession 120 tablets of dexe- drine which belong to Tamblyn Drugs. His case was set over until Sept. 16 for passing sentence. Horses and expert riders will b.e participating tonight in the Eotary Horse Show at the Leth- bridge Exhibition grounds with the first of four shows getting under way at 7 p.m. Den Weisen, talented horse- man will be the featured artist performing with several of his highly trained horses. This year's show has some 300 entries with over 100 dif- ferent classes. Evening performances Fri- day and Saturday will also 51 Persons Register For Chamber Trip Fifty one persons have reg- istered for the Lethbridge Chamber of Commerce Howdy Neighbor trip into B.C. Sept. 15-16. A total of 59 persons are re- quired to "break even" on the trip, said a chamber official. The tour by train can accom- modate 61 persons. The tour leaves Lcthbridge at a.m. Sept. 15, will visit Cranbrook and Fernie, B.C. and Pinchcr Creek, returning to Lethbridge the night of Sept. 16. start at 7 o'clock. There be a Saturday matinee, starting at 1 p.m. I BIGELOW FOWLER CLINIC wishes to announce that DR. T, J. RICHARDS, M.D. is now associated with them as a General Practitioner BURGER SPECIAL Friday and Saturday Only LOADED HAMBURGER MILK SHAKE FRENCH FRIES Reg. 79 C OUR MANY PUPS HANNIGAN'S BURGER KING of Heavenly Fried Chicken" The Chicken with Old Fashioned Goodness 1415 Mayor Magrath Drive Phone 328-4038 rope or buy a new car it makes you wonder if you're in ie wrong business, he said. Power Plant Workers Set Safety Record Workers at the city's power and water treatment plants Saturday established a three- year safety record. As of 4 p.m. Saturday the 30 employees had gone exactly three years without a lost-time accident. The transit department es- tablished a record of almost four years in 1969. The sewage treatment plant workers have compiled about 900 consecu- tive accident-free days. 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