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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 18, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta BELIEVE IT OR NOT! 17 dayi of fun In tht iun !n South America. Vit'it f.lace) lika Lima, Arrei, and Rfo Janeiro. Hotel Included only For furlher delails contacl: ART WILLIAMS TRAVEL CENTRE VILLAGE WEST END PHONE 338-3201 or 328-8104 The LetKbridge Herald SECOND SECTION Lethbridge, Alberta, Saturday, September 18, 1971 PAGES 13 TO 26 "Jl ll'i a GREAT DAY lo ill SERVE EVERYONE'S FAVORITI rje (Special Prices on Bulk Orden) ERICKSEN'S 2021 3rd Ave. S. Ph. 32S-8161 1705 M.M. Drivo r'n. 328-7751 Northern Bus hearing delayed An Alberta highway traffic, plication of service between board public hearing originally slated for Tuesday lo hear an application by Northern Bus Lines Lid. of Lelhbridge for permission to operate a daily deluxe express bus service has been postponed to Nov. 2 at 10 n.m. This is the second postpone- ment of (he meeting, first scheduled April 21 for the ap- Wednesday last day to register Wednesday is the final day for persons who are not prop- erty owners to register to vote in the Oct. 13 civic election. Those persons must also be at least jR jaars of age and residents of Lethbridge for one year or more prior lo election day. Qualified voters can reg- ister at the assessment office on the main floor of city hall between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Resident and non-resident property owners can be sworn in at the polls election day. The final day for additions to the polling list is Oct. 5. This applies lo qualified volers who have had their names omitted because of an error by the enumerator. Polling lists will be posted in each polling division in the city as soon as the list of electors has been prepared. Permits Building permits for the con- struction of residences with a total value of were is- sued by city ball during the week of Sept. 13 to 18. Seventeen permits for single- family touses and one for a duplex were issued by the building department. CLIFF BLACK, Certified Denial Mechanic BLACK DENTAL LAB Lower Level MEDICAL DENTAL BLDC. PHONE 327-2822 Lethbridge, Calgary and Ed- monton. Steve Kotch, president and general manager ol Northern Bus Lines, said he was advised by a member of the traffic board that all the letters of support for the company's ap- plication were not going to be considered as admissible evi- dence by the board. He said Hie board has blat- antly discredited the efforts made by representations from the majority of the cities in the province that will be al- fected by the application. Letters of support were sent from Lethbridge city council, the chamber of commerce, the Travel and Convention Associa- tion of Southern Alberta, t h e Transportation Authority of Uie city of Calgary, various Edmon- ton interests and included peti- tions signed by Alberta resi- dents, said Mr. Kotch. He said immediately after the defeat of the Social Credit government in Alberta on Sept. 7, Greyhound Bus Lines started a VIP daily scheduled deluxe express passenger ser- vice between the tliree cities, featuring lunches served by a stewardess, generally using all of the ideas in Northern Bus Lines' application to the board. "The board has for a second time postponed the hearing, by changing the rules of procedure of which it originally told Northern to said Mr. Kotch. In expressing extreme dis- pleasure with the "manipula- Mr. Kotch said he be- lieves Greyhound's monopoly over all of the major intercity routes in the province is a very unhealthy business prac- tice to allow to exist. "The travelling public should have the right to pick between two bus companies at he said. He said he is hopeful the new Progressive Conservative government will make an elec- tion promise come true and support smaller business en- terprises like Northern. Even with the new service started by Greyhound, Mr. Kotch said Northern will still apply to the traffic board for Tanchise rights in direct com- petition with the American- owned firm. HIGH RISE SWIMMING POOL Lethbridge's first and only elevated swimming pool wai poured Friday at the second floor level of the Holiday Inn in Holiday Village. The 20 by 50-foot pool is composed of 12 tons of reinforcing steel and 150 tons of concrete. Glass doors south of the swimming pool will open onto a terrace for lounging during The warm weather. The pool is four feet deep at the shallow end and 5Vi feet deep at the other end. Con- struction of Ihe Holiday Inn, set a month when the wall of an adjacent building collapsed, is gradually get- ting back on schedule. The second floor was expected lo be completed tonight with the pouring of 200 yards of concrete. A floor a week is to be completed with a target of Nov. 20 for having the roof on the ninth storey com- pleted, said developer Art -Bryan Wilson Photo Youth Theatre ranks swell to 80 ANGLO DISTRIBUTORS STEREO PHOTOGRAPHIC CENTRE 419 5th Slreet S. Phone 328-6922 WILL BE CLOSED FOR RENOVATIONS Mon.-Tues.-Wed., Sept. 20th-21st-22nd If you require any film elc. ANGLO'S GIFTWARE CENTRE at 426 6lh Street South IS OPEN AS USUAL WEEKEND SPECIAL FAMILY DINNER FOR 2 ADULTS AND 2 CHILDREN Chicken Chow Me in Sweet and lour Spareribk Deep Fried Jhrimpi, or Pineapple Chicken Chicken Fried Rico ALL FOR ONLY 3 .95 Delivered Your Home Piping Holl Open Weekdays 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. 327-0240 327-2297 PHONE THE LOTUS Across From Tho CPU Depot By HERD JOHNSON Staff Writer Lcthbridge Youth Theatre, which helps young people of almost all ages to learn as much as possible about all as- pects of theatre, another season. has begun The group, started in May.of last year, had its fall organi- zational meeting Thursday at the Bowman Arts Centre. Joan Waterfield, LYT direc- bcrship, at which old and new j students can get to know each other, is set for Friday. Par- ents, too, are involved to some extent; they are called in to perform needed odd jobs (such as script typing) related to the group's activities. I Youth Theatre began when competitors in the Southwest- ern Alberta High School Drama Festival approached the Allied Arts Council for a chance to acquire further training in tor, reports about 20 young j drama. people turned out to join thej Mrs. Waterfield, well-known group for the first time, enough as an actress and the council's to compensate for the loss of older members who have left the group. Total enrolment stands nt about 80. A meeting of the full mem- Weekend bus schedule to west side A weekend bus schedule to the University of Lethbridge West Campus went into effect today. There will be five bus runs Saturdays, the first leaving 4th Ave. and 6th St. S. at a.m., with subsequent runs at 12-40, and 11 -10 p.m. The last bus leaves the campus at p.m. Sunday, runs will be at 10 a.m..'HMO. and p.m. with (he last bus leaving campus at 10 p.m. MOVING? Youths steal car Freedom short for jail escapers Freedom was short lived for youths who escaped from city police cells Friday night. Jean Charles Golish, 18, and Ronald James Kellington, 17, made Iheir break lor freedom about 9 p.m. and were back in custody by p.m. Details of the escape are still sketchy. Police Chief J. H. Car- penter said the circumstances cf the break are slill under in- vestigation, although police are "fairly sure" they know what happened. Inspector Max Coupland told The Herald the pair was ap- prehended after a city patrol- man noticed a car on Mayor Magrath Drive they had ap- parently stolen. The patrolman chased the car west on Scenic Drive and recaptured the Community College, youths west of the Lethbridge The group does, however, do i eludes a small, intimate the- srane theatre for children in atre _ type that is ideal the gallery at the Bowman Arts Centre during Book Fest i v a I Month November this year. The Shoestring Players plan tliree shows to be held en Saturday in November. Mrs. Waterfield has an especial en- thusiasm for threatre for chil- dren; she talks terms of what could be accvn- plished in this area if this kind of work. She is also enthusiastic about the v.-ay young people have re- acted to the youth theatre pro- bridge's new public library in- Toastmasters meet Monday business manager, took over as direr-tor, '-nth about 30 students in the first classes. Most ol those enrolled are high school students, although the official age group is from The first meeting of the sea- 13 to 30. son of the Lethbridge Toast- Mrs. Waterfield stresses that masters Club mil be held Mon- the LYT is not a production day at 6 p.m. at the Park Plaza company, as such. The main idea Irehind the classes is to produce new life for commun- ity theatre. The knowledge gained through involvement in the group's training sessions will, she hopes, be taken back Lo the sdiools, universities and any place the youngsters may become involved in theatrical productions. Motor Hotel. Featured speakers will Injured women are satisfactory Mrs. Florence Sauder, 90. of Lethbridge is reported in satis- factory condition in St. chnel's General Hospital today following an accident Friday evening at Clh Ave. and 15th S't. S. Mrs. Eleanor Dutton, 75, also of the city, received only mi- nor injuries but was detained for observation. Driver of (he car involved in the mishap was Robert Floyd of Great Falls, Montana. Tim women were pedestrians. J see IK for fast, expert PHOTO LG Anglo Distributors Slcreo Pholoqraphic Centre 419 Slh Slrccl Soulh Phone 328-692J Lloyd Flaig, Ralph Spicer, John Hogg and Hank Tiech- roeb. Guests are always welcome at Toastmaster meetings and members will be held to an- swer questions about effective public speaking. The local club is a part of Toastmasters International, headquartered in Santa Ana, California. gram. It's "a maturing thing" for (hem, she says, helping them i to grow as individual human lowing j jjjd icarn more about the relationships involved in living. She emphasizes to her stu- clenls the importance everyone makes to any theatrical produc- tion the backstage crews as well as those who are actually out in front of the audience. In order to give her pupils as broad a background as pos- sible, Mrs. Waterfield has set up a program tliat includes everything from training ush- ers to applying makeup. In addition to their own stud- ies and small productions, (lie LYT will assist other local groups. A wind-up "theatre night fit the Bowman" is set for June. Accident damages total A two-car accident at 4 p.m. Friday caused damage to vehicles driven by Alzina McDougall of Lethbridge and Frank Szabo of Stirling. The accident occurred on the Coutts Highway a mile east of the drive-in theatre. There were only minor fa- juries. A four-vehicle accident at today at 16th St. N. in Ihe 700 Block caused damage. Vehicles driven by Wayne Joseph Volk and Robert Cam- eron Forsyth, both of the city, collided and the Volk car then struck two parked cars owned by Christian and Calvin Slotyn of 711 16th St. N. There were no injuries. The accident is s t i I! under inves- tigation. be SMILEY'S PLUMBING BASEMENT BATHROOMS REMODELLING Phone 328-2176 In observance of the Jewish New Year PROGRESS CLOTHING LTD. 112-114 5th STREET SOUTH WILL BE CLOSED Mon., Sept. 20th and Tues., Sept. 21st OPEN FOR BUSINESS AS USUAL WED., SEPT. 22nd n.m. ART DIETRICH DENTURE CLINIC Certified Denial Mechanic Metropolitan 328-4095 Lethbridge Window Cleaners "20 Years of Service" PHONE 327-4037 Golish and Kollington wen being held in city police cells pending the arrival of an ROMP escorl from Duncan, B.C., to return them to !aca charges in Ibat province. The youlhs had escaped cus- tody of the Victoria Juvenile Detention Centre and were arrested by the Taber town po- lice early Wednesday and charged with possession of sto- len property. They were being held at Lethbridge Correctional Insti- tute when it was learned they had stolen a car and other goods in Duncan. A court order Friday mor- ning released the pair from the charge of possession of stolen property so they could be re- turned to Duncan to face charges there. Chief Carpenter said the es- cape is the third he can recall within the past 20 years. There was one case, he said, in which a prisoner simply hid in the toilet while the guards were locking up. 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