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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 20, 1973, Lethbridge, Alberta Thursday, September 20, 1973 THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD PRISON BILL HITS PER PERSON OT'iAWA (CP) The an- nual cost of keeping one person in prison has risen by almost 000 in the last 10 years savs a report presented to the Commons The average cost of keeping a person in penitentiary dur ing the 1971-72 fiscal year was 325 compared with 380 in 1962-63 said the report prepared by the solicitor general s department The increased cost is due primarily to greater emphasis on rehabilitation programs, said Roger Tasse deputy solicitor general Total penitentiary costs were almost million in 1971-72 compared with 9 million in 1962-63 _______ No way to check gas prices OTTAWA Gas retailers may raise their prices but there is, no way the federal government tan monitor those prices and take legislative action against them the Commons learned Wednesday Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau announced a freeze on gasoline and fuel oil for five months in his anti- inflation program Sept 4 Gasoline prices have been going up in different centres around the country opposition members protested in the Commons They wanted to know what the government was going to do about enforc- ing its so-called "freeze to hold down gasoline prices Cvnl Symes Ste Mane) said the energy minister (Donald Macdonald) had requested oil and gas retailers not to increase their prices last week He asked if the minister has set up some form of monitoring agency to check prices of automobile and heating fuels Mr Macdonald said he did not see under the present ar rangements or those con templated any way in which the government could monitor prices at the retail level Except through the efforts of the major producers through wholly owned firms this is largely at the retail gas level anyway concerning inde pendently owned organ- izations and there is no general monitoring arrangements to cover in dividual decisions said the Mr Symes said gasoline prices have been raised iince Sept 4 bv two companies in the Sudbury region He said other gasoline retailers are threatening to follow suit because the major dis- tributors are not giving them a fair share of recent price increases He asked Mr Macdonald what action the minister pro posed to take to ensure that retailers and distributors complied with the minister's repuest to hold down prices Well we would propose no legislative action said the minister If the member has a specific case which he thinks mav be in violation of the law 1 would be delighted to hear from him Here are the ANSWERS for your NEWS QUIZ PART I 1-Georges Pompodou 2 No 3-b 4-WHA 5-the Soviet Union PART II 1-a 2-d 3-b 4-e 5-c PART III 1-c 2-e 3-b 4-d 5-a PICTURE QUIZ Hank Aaron of Atlanta Braves New king on throne King Carl Gustav sits on his throne at royal palace in Stockholm prior to addressing the Swedish people represented by the authorities present Sitting to left of King Gustav is Premier Olof Palme Behind throne is guard of honor dressed in uniforms dating back to 17th century New king aims to be modern Hiram Wdker's Special Old. Gentle RyeWhisky. STOCKHOLM (AP) Swe- den's new king ascended the throne Wednesday and chose as his motto 'For the times The words stressed the 27- year-old monarch s aim to be a modern king Carl Gustav succeeded his grandfather King Gustav VI Adolf who died Saturday at the age of 90 after a four-week fight for life The late king s motto was Duty above all The succession ceremony took place in the 600 room palace where the remains of the old king lay in state It was followed by speeches and an appearance of the new king before cheering crowds Dressed in an admiral s uni- form Carl Gustav who as crown prince gained a reputa tion as a swinger announced he would retain his name with the numbers XVI following the name for the formal record of succession order DROPS TITLES He said he would be referred to only as King of Sweden abolishing the an cient title of 'King of Swedes Goths and Vens The new king fatherless since the age of one when Crown Prince Gustav Adolf died in an air crash was ac- companied by his uncle Prince Bertil DORAN JOHNSON Manager CECIL HAUSAUER Sales v i s i tn vi us v th MivANrr: Y i s ji i i I st il it Ask Mr f ni TS UK) t st i it si i ii v i 11 v i jl }ss l 1 w n 1 n Is LEONARD LUCHANSKY Shop Foreman 8 -J us v til i I I i I is One of the ADVANCE group STEVE ZALIK Glazier 1 us with ADVANCE <5p< c -il 7inq n ill tyot s of qi iss ons VERN SENNS Glazier yeais cxpi_ ripnrf Vcrn us from R q ni h is us of alum ni m cat n kr ow t HAROLD BROWN Glazier r v x O s[ f i isf I i LETHBRIDGE SASH DOOR HAS ADVANCED! 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