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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 17, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta Thuntloy, 17, 1970 THE IETHBKIDGE HERALD 17 Hand Luggage Is Searched MONTREAL Can- ada has started searching the hand luggage of passengers on overseas flights as a precaution against hijackings. "It just means that you hav.e to open your briefcase or over- night bag or an air- line spokesman said Wednes- day. Checked baggage is not being searched. The spokesman said the r- proccdure "doesn't sec1' to delay things at all." "People seem to show up early for overseas flights any- way, and it only takes five or 10 seconds per passenger." Air Canada had no immediate plans to start searching hand baggage on domestic flights, but the spokesman said "we would if we felt it necessarv." Principal Admits Use Of Paddle Soap Mouth Washes On Students TORONTO (AP) A public school principal acknowledged here he and two teachers used a plywood paddle to spank emotionally disturbed children and had washed their mouths with soap and water for swear- Robert Holmeshaw, former principal of Brant Street public school and now principal of the proposed .t Street school, told a i .Jng of the manage- ment committee of the board of education that he personally applied the 14-inch paddle. Ronald Jones, director of the city board of education, told the committee the p a d d 1 i n g was considered part of a "therapeu- tic enforcement type ther- apy" and was done with the knowledge of board officials. Board rules forbid the use of anything except a strap for corporal punishment. The com- mittee asked that a full report jon the incidents al Brant be brought to the board. Mitchell Lennox, acting as- sistant superintendent of pub- lic schools, told trustees the paddle was reported used 12 times on seven children at the Brant school during the last school year. These children were in a special rehabilitation class for children aged 6 to 10 with i Mr. Ilolmeshaw said he had emotional problems. The pun- taken two pass-level courses in ishment was administered by psychology but that neither he I the principal or a teacher be-; nor the two teachers involved jfore the whole class. [in the incidents had any train iUSED FOUL LANGUAGE jing in teaching emotionally dis- Mr, Hohneshaw said that in turbed children. He has taught I another classroom the chil- for 13 years. dren's mouths had been wash- j ed with soap and water three; "lcy "sed Guards Ordered "With two of them it worked marvellously they stopped he said. "With one it had no effect." With the paddle he had ad- ministered a sharp smack on the buttocks, never more than .twice al a time WE'VE HAD A TASTE OF WINTER! Now is the time to select your winter boots for the family from our complete selection. CHOOSE FROM LEATHER WINTER PAKS SNOWMOBILE BOOTS VINYL SIMULATED PAKS LOW CUT TO KNEE LENGTH FOR LADIES, MEN AND CHILDREN GREEN'S SHOES on SIXTH STREET Shoot To Kill ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) Vice-President S p i r o T. Agnew says government guards on U.S. airliners have orders to shool to kill would-be hijackers if they deem it necessary. rfaT'-bad judgment" but ob-! "Let it be understood by cv- jected to being accused Of eryone that thanks to the presi- 304 STAFFORD DRIVE PHONE 327-3125 1953 Chev 2 Ton Box and Hoist Originally Reduced To 5675. tAST WEEK i being "a tyrant and beating kids." "1 he said. "1 was trying to bring about changes in behavior." dent, there are guards now rid- ing U.S. Agncw told a Republican dinner recently. "These guards are under in- structions to shoot to kill." THIS WEEK Farm Subsidies Hinder Progress Says Free Trader Phons TORONTO (CP) The i U n i t e d States government's .farm price support program is standing in the way of changes that would make farming in the U.S. profitable, the head of the American Farm Bureau Feder- ation said recently. Charles Shuman of Sullivan, 111., said that as long as U.S. farmers have government as- sistance it will be difficult to negotiate lifting of the restric1 tions on international trade in farm commodities. He told delegates of the Chi- cago-based Farm and Industrial Equipment Institute and its To- GET THAT SUMSET! WATCH THE BfiLL, ARNOLD I ronto-based affiliate, the Cana- jdian Farm and Industrial Equipment Institute that at- j tempts by the U.S. government manage production cannot match the efficiency of the mar- ket place. The 1.8-million-member farm bureau wants government subsi- jdies, which amount to between iSS.OOO million and million 'annually in recent years, phased out over a five-year pe- riod. The farm bureau president said the role of government in u should be limited to financing research and promot- ing a favorable economic and political climate. PREDICTS NEW LAW G. K. Wade of Greenwood, Miss., president of the U.S.- based National Farm Power Equipment Dealers Association, predicted that new laws on fran- chising will likely be applied soon to the relationship between farm dealers and their sup- pliers. "Most manufacturers make no pretense of tying to conceal their plans to reduce the num- ber of dealers whose franchises they he said. Another practice that hurl the whole system, Mr. Wade said, is :hat of companies underbidding ibeir own dealers on state and institutional contracts. Franchising companies can, by their actions, make restric- tive legislation less necessary, he said. William C. Paddock, a U.S. consultant on the development j of agriculture in tropical coun-1 tries, said that many of the! wheat yield increases in Inrtia j and the Philippines credited to miracle strains of wheat rice j developed under grants from j the Ford and Rockefeller foun- j d a t i o n s were really caused mostly by good weather 1969 IH F180Q Tandotn with box CQQQC and hoist. IS NEXT WEEK THIS WEEK 1969 International 1600-825x20 Tires Originally Reduced To tAST WEEK...... THIS WEEK "WAIVT-lt 1968 Inteir.ationai Tires Originally Reduced To LAST WEEK NEXT 9 WEEK J THIS WEEK Hufitar's K 1967 international 4 Wheel Drive Wagon Originally Reduced To CQ LAST WEEK NEXT 9 WEEK I THIS WEEK y3MKB3, A likely story! But what else can you expect from that crazy cast of characters on our label. They can change the shape of Alberta's great history- but they'll never change the taste of Alberta's great beer. Lethbridge Pilsner: as real and rugged as our pioneer tradition. Famous for good old-fashioned flavour. And it's been that way for nearly half a century. So enjoy your own Great Moments with Alberta's original Pilsner. Call for Lethbridge Pil! gj TRADITION YOU CAN TASTE FROM THE HOUSE OF UTHBRIDCE EBB Young Urges o O Scaling Of Wage Hikes TORONTO (CP) Wage in- i creases must be scaled down j soon or the alternatives for i Canada "will be Dr. John Young, chairman of j the federal prices and incomes j commission, said Wednesday. I Dr. Young in a speech to the j Farm and Industrial Equip- j ment Institute, said if wage in- j creases do not level off, man-' dalory controls are a possibil- ity. However, the public should not be too critical of the fact that the requirements have been within the commission's target of a six-per-cent annual wage increase. ''Much of the criticism arises from a misunderstanding of the j word lie said. "Re- cent settlements have been get- i ting closer to the six-percent target. But the commission is at a critical juncture.'1 he added. 'We must scale down wage in- creases soon or the alternatives I for Canada will be unpalata- I ble." 2--1957 Chevs. 16 YARD PACKERS Orinindlly Reduced To CC tAST WEEK ..I' NEXT WEEK THIS WEEK-YOUR CHOICE si Phone "Ken" at 327-3121 1966 International Travelall Wagon Originally Reduced To tAST WEEK NEXT WEEK THIS WEEK I fei3fcl Phone "isb" at 327-3125 1964 Ford Wagon Country Squire Oriainally Reduced To tAST WEEK I vQU TASTY DISH Hunters in sonic parts of Af- rica dance and sing atop 12-1 foot-high termite mounds to lure the insects out into grass traps. Dried termite s. considered liglily nutritious, arc used to season African dishes. NEXT WEEK DON'T WAIT AND LET SOMEONE ELSE GET YOUR UNIT! NEXT 9 WEEK ;