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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 17, 1973, Lethbridge, Alberta Ann Landers Dear Ann Landers: I know I'll never see this letter in the paper because you have it in your head that homosexuals are sick and you print only those letters that make us look like a pack of miserable, wretched, limp-wristed. light- footed, wand-carrying, screaming fags. You repeatedly advise homosex- uals to "seek counselling, get therapy, stop hating yourself" more rubbish, more non- sense, blah blah. I am a homosexual, male, age 35. well-adjusted and hap- py. I've never been in trouble with the law, have an ex- cellent business and have had the same lover for eight years.-We enjoy a far better relationship (certainly more faithful) than most of the married people we know. I wouldn't trade my life for anything. I'm content and at peace with myself. My only regret is that I wasted so many years trying to cover up by dating stupid, boring women. I have no need ior a shrink, so please stop trying to send me to one The Good Life In San Francisco Dear Good Life: You are a rarity, whether you know it or not. Most closet queens are not content and at peace with themselves nor are they faithful to one lover. They are tortured, miserable and lonely and would give anything in the world to be straight. Dear Ann Landers: This letter is for that complaining secretary whose boss takes off his shoes during dictation and cracks his toes. She said it drives her crazy. At this moment MY boss is cutting his toenails and I am take dictation. I will tape a few toenail clippings to this letter to prove it Rail- ing In Raleigh Dear Railing: Readers have sent me samples ol pot, pills. hair and even insects for iden- tification, but this is the first time I have ever received toenail clippings. Who was it that said, "if you live long enough, eventually you'll see Dear Ann Landers: Regarding the physician who told his wife about women patients who made passes at him and she spread the word to her bridge club: He should re-read this portion of the Hip- pocratic Oath which he swore to uphold when he entered the practice of medicine: "Whatsoever in my prac- tice, or not in my practice, lhat I see or hear amid the lives of men which ought not to be noised about, I will keep silent, and hold such things as unfitting to be spoke." Mrs. C. Of Vancouver Dear Mrs. C.: It's a noble philosophy for social conduct. not only for physicians, but for .ill of us. Thank you for -harine. In and out of town Mr. William Paris celebrates his 99th birthday today and will be honored with a party held at the-Devon Nursing Home. Students of Wilson Junior High School will provide entertainment for all present. Mr. Paris is a former long-time resident of Ray- mond and has two sons. Charles of Seattle. Wash., and Douglas of High River; and a daughter, Mrs. R. Gibb of Taber RICHEST LADY The world's wealthiest lady was Princess Wilhelmina Hel-. Pauline Maria, at one time Queen of flu1 Netherlands. She amassed a fortune of more than million GENERAL FARM Presents The rr Weather SUNRISE TUESDAY SUNSET FORECAST: Lethbridge, Calgary regions Today: Sunny. Highs 65 to 70. Tuesday: Sunny. Brisk westerly winds. Overnight lows near 35. Highs Tuesday near 70. Medicine Hat Today and Tuesday: Sunny. Highs both days 65 to 70. Overnight lows 30'to 35 Columbia, Kootenay Tuesday: Sunny with some cloudy periods. Highs today in the upper 60s and lower 70s. Light frost at some points tonight with lows in the 30s. Highs Tuesday in the 60s. MONTANA East of Continental and warmer today and Tuesday. Chance of scattered frost southeast tonight. Highs today 60s Lows tonight 30s. Highs Tuesday 65 to 75. West of Continental cloudy "and warmer today. Increasing cloudiness with widely scattered showers Tuesday. Highs both days 65 to 75. Lows tonight 30s. H Lethbridge...... 62 Pincher Creek 63 Medicine Hat 61 Edmonton 60 Grande Prairie 61 Banff.......... 66 Calgary......... 61 Victoria 75 Pcnticton...... 72 Prince George 62 Kamloops 73 Vancouver...... 71 Saskatoon....... 60 Regina........ 58 Winnipeg 61 Toronto..... 60 Ottawa 56 Montreal 59 37 St. .John's....... 56 48 Halifax..... 64 50 72 49 Fredericton..... 67 44 Chicago 57 52 New York 80 56 Miami......... 90 78 Los Angeles 76 61 Phoenix.......101 72 Rome 82 72 Paris.......... 77 59 London........ 66 61 Amsterdam 77 50 Moscow 46 37 Stockholm 64 48 Tokvo.......... 81 57 L Pre 33 29 31 26 34 29 31 48 36 27 43 49 30 30 35 30 34 .45 Thrifty Ritchie Waterers Electric heated waterers for cattle, hogs and sheep. Many sizes available at General Farm Supplies Coutts Highway-Box 1202-Phone 328-1141 THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD Monday, September 17, 1973 3 Herald Family 'I'he homemaker Peek -a- boo everybody! Things to crawl through and lots of sand to play in can make any little tykes' day. This youngsters was caught in a game of peek-a-boo at Gyro Park by photographer Walter Kerber. Bilingualism aids learning process EDMONTON A University of Alberta professor said last week that bilingual children probably understand concepts faster than unilingua! youngsters. But this often works to the disadvantage of bilingual students, who must wait for other students to catch up. Bruce Bian told a conference on bilmgualism and its im- plications for education in Western Canada. Dr. Bain, an educational psychologist, also said bilingual children have a significant advantage over their unilingual peers in sen- sitivity to emotional ex- pression. His study, the first to be presented to the more than 300 delegates, took about nine months to complete and used bilingual and unilingual Ed- monton children. "You'll find a bilingual kid picks up things more quickly than a unilingual kid but it's to his disadvantage." Dr. Bain said alter delivering his paper. Once the bilingual child has grasped the concept he must wait lor the others in his class THE BETTER HALF to "catch up." the trilingual psychologist said. "I'm- not saying that the bilingual kid is smarter, and I must emphasize that. But he does manage to grasp ideas a lot faster. "Once the concept is learned, it is the same for both the bilingual and the un- ilingual." Dr. Bain said if "you only know one language, then you know that language poorly." "It takes knowledge of at least two languages to fully understand one." He compared the language a person knows to a "sym- bolic map" with holes in it. If two languages are understood. "the holes tend to cancel one another out to a certain ex- tent." "It's like a fish net. With one language the holes in the net are large but with two languages the mesh is much more line." And with a "fine net" one can catch all of the nuances of words. Dr. Bain explained. "It's obvious that a person is enriched culturally by knowing two languages, but he is also changing the way in which he thinks." Dr. Bain By Barnes said. A bilingual person is generally more flexible, or has a "certain kind of plasticity, less than a unilingual person. "I'm not saying that he isn't going to slash your throat, but I think he will pause before do- ing it. The bilingual adult is more able to look at the alter- natives." presbyteries to stress involvement "You shouldn't let the fact that, QUOTE, don't speak UNQUOTE, keep you from visiting Canada." CALENDARS Closer work among the United Church presbyteries and a building of confidence at the congregational level are seen as priorities for the coin- ing years by Rev. Philip A. Cline The recently appointed ex- ecutive secretary of the United Church Alberta Conference also hopes to see further United Church in- volvement in the northland. from the standpoint of giving resource help where needed, and working more closely with the Anglicans on a co- operative basis. Rev. Cline is the past presi- dent of the Alberta Conference and assumed his new position this summer, succeeding Rev G. M. Hutchinson who was ex- ecutive secretary for six years. The position is fairly new. with Rev Clitic's office situated in the United Church Resource in Edmonton. Previously, only Alberta and British Columbia held of- fices lor the executive secretary, but have now been joined by the remaining nine conferences in Canada. The executive secretary is the permanent executive of- ficer of conference and through his office moves all business of the region. As principal representatives of the United Church he liaisons with other denominations and with various levels of government. He keeps the national church in touch witk regional churches by working closely with the executive of the nine presbyteries in the provinces. In addition, a field staff working out of Edmonton and Calgary attend to areas of responsibility designated to them and co-ordinated by Rev. Cline. Among his duties. Rev. Cline will include visiting presbyteries, attending speak- ing engagements, meetings of the general council and various other church gatherings. Rev. Cline was born in Zelma, Saskatchewan and was ordained in the ministry in 1956. After serving in Coronach. Sask.. he moved to Calgary from 1959 to 1962 and then moved tp Drumheller where he was minister for six years. He served as chairman of Drumheller presbytery, as secretary and chairman of the Conference Settlement Com- mittee. Rev. Cline is married with two boys and two girls ranging in age from 10 to 18. By MARILYN TATEM District Home Economist Without question prices are going up! When they do. don't let your wallet go down! To help reduce food costs, keep the following points in mind: newspaper for weekend specials on food. Build your menus around these foods. a grocery list before you go shopping. costs and buy food in the form (fresh, frozen or canned) that gives the most servings for your money. less expensive food such as: skim milk powder, lower grade fruits and vegetables, fresh produce in season, cheaper cuts of meat, uncook- ed rather than prepared cereals. Eggs, cheese, dried beans or peas can be sub- stituted for meat and are much less expensive. prices of various brands often there will be a Egg cost up again VANCOUVER (CP) British Columbia housewives were warned Friday that their housekeeping budgets face another blow the price of eggs is going up. Ed Morgan. Secretary- Manager of the B.C. Egg Marketing Board, said a board meeting approved increases to producers of two and three cents a dozen. The increases are expected to reach the retail level early next week, possibly today. The board, which handles marketing of B.C. eggs, agreed to pay producers 68 cents a dozen for large eggs, up from 65 cents, and 64 cents a dozen for medium eggs, a two-cent increase from the previous level. Mr. Morgan said large eggs will probably cost housewives between 82 and 88 cents a dozen at retail levels with medium eggs selling for between 78 and 83 cents a dozen. He said a survey con- ducted by the board during the last two weeks showed Grade A large eggs were selling for 79 to 85 cents a dozen. He said feed costs for producers had risen a ton within the last eight days. ArnirMmt LESSONS Instrument supplied for home practice at Phone 327-7524 530 5th St. S. Highway 1 reported bare Macleod is in progress, and dry. All remaining highways arc Widening of one mile see- jn good driving condition, lion of Highway No. 3 east of PORTS OK KNTRY (Opening and Closing Aden 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Carway 6 a.m. to midnight; Chief Mountain 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Coutts 24 hours; Del Bonita 8 a.m to 9 p.m.; Kingsgale 24 hours; Porthill Rykerls 8 a.m. to midnight; Wild Horse 8 a.m to 5 p m i.ogan Pass 7 a.m. to 10 p m.; Open June I. kooseville 8 a.m. to midnight. The regular monthly meeting of the 1914-18 War Veterans' Association will be held at 2 p.m Tuesday in the Royal Canadian Legion Memorial Hall. Plans for the coming season will he discuss- ed and suggestions welcomed. Transportation will be provid- ed for those who require a ride home. The members ot the Major Burnett PNC Club are reminded ot the luncheon to be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Marquis Hotel. A meeting will follow at the Oddfellows Hall at p.m. The Ladies Aid ol St. Peter ami St. Pauls' Creek Catholic Church will hold a regular meeting at 8 p.m. Tuesday in the parish hall. Hostesses lor the evening will be Mrs Margaret Terleski and Mrs. Marv There will be a board meeting ol the Canadian Men- tal Health Association Southern Region held at p.m. Tuesday, Sept 25 at the Lethbridge Municipal Hospital nurses' residence board room. Mr. K. Benning will discuss regional councils. Board members unable to at- tend are asked to call the of- hce at 327-0100. The Women of the Moose No. 328 will hold a regular meeting at p.m. Tuesday. Hostesses will be Kstcfle Spcii'krnari and Anne Strazza. EVERYONE COMPLAINS TOROYI'n K'P' During the heatwave, there w.is unexpected coin- Ill .1 I n I .1 hull t the1 '.M'.iilit'i hum .1 lire walker appearing at the Cana- dian Yilinnal Kxlnhilmn He he loll hotter in Toronto III. in hi' il .it Inline in the I ropirs SEE THE AMAZING 4-WAY V O R W E R K The cleaner thai will revolutionize house cleaning FAIRFIELD APPLIANCE SERVICES LTD. 1255 3rd Ave. S. PHONE 327-6070 SPECIAL Family Size 5 SS-I.OO Rm PIUS IJ Deposit (At all participating dealers) difference of 2-3 cents or more for the same quality and quan- tity. Advertised brands usual- ly sell for more than unadver- tised brands. fancy packaging and premiums. Both add to the cost of the food. food in quantity, par- ticularly staples, if you have sufficient storage space and the cash to spend. food waste by proper storage and by cooking methods that conserve nutrients. unnecessary leftovers by preparing foods in the amounts needed. If you still end up with leftovers, refrigerate them as soon as possible. family likes and dislikes when food shopping. Thrifty tood buys pay off only- it your tamiiy eats and enjoys the food. If you would like our booklet "Check Your Food phone 328-4471 or write to Marilyn Tatem. District Home Economist. Ad- ministration Building. Lethbridge. WeelVhimsv TV J my I Anthony Scott will be sent the original an his quote Send your child's quotation TO this paper PUBLIC BINGO 16 GAMES 2 JACKPOTS LETHBRIDGE ELKS LODGE ROOM (Upstairs) EVERY p.m. won. Sept. 17th JACKPOT NOS. "20 ALARM BINGO" Gold Cards Pay Double Door Prize Free Cards (Many other extras) Regular Cards 25c or 5 for S1 13th St. and 6th Ave. "A" N. No children under 16 allowed BINGO RAINBOW HALL 1401 5th Ave. N. TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18th AT 8 P.M. First Jackpot S65 in 56 Noa. 2nd jackpot in 55 Nos. Free and Games, 25C per Card, 5 Cards S1.00 3 Free children under 16 years Sponsored byA U U C ASSOCIATION____________ GOLDEN MILE SINGERS HAVE BEGUN A NEW SEASON OF MUSIC ACTIVITIES. Practises are held every Tuesday morning 10 A.M. in the Club Room 320-11 St. S.. Some new music has been made available. Rena Martin will again be accompanist, with others assisting; Milton P. Strong will again direct the group. The choir executive will be pleased to have new singers join the choir, especially tenors and basses for the male section. UNIT 34 A.N.A.F. BINGO EVERY TUESDAY 8 P.M. INTHECLUBROOMS JACKPOT (GAME 14) IN 48 NUMBERS (OR LESS) S100 EXTRA WITH GREEN CARD NO WINNER DOUBLED WITH GREEN CARD Increases and 1 Number Weekly Until Won 12 GAMES IN 7 NUMBERS OR LESS THEN DROPS TO TILL WON Door Card (woodgnin) uch SI.00. Blue or Brown cirds 50c NCh. GrMft VKt tl.OO (this card miy be purchised it i his I door art ind II leiil 4 oINr MM or brown ALL BINGOS CALLED ON A GREEN CARD MONEY IS DOUBLED IN REGULAR OR Va CORNERS MEMBERS AND INVITED GUESTS ONL Y ;