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Winnipeg Free Press {Newspaper} - 1970-10-06,Winnipeg, Manitoba Hawaii All inclusive from 14 Davs for Fach of 1 Fasse cers sharing room As per brochure inclusive Nom �?~395 fort Garry travel service �3-4630 1170 Pembina h Way Winnipeg free press tuesday. October 6, 1970 2nd class mail registration number 028s Beaver King storing phone 786-6081 or free estimate or brochure m,.mbcr Allied Van Linis Call it Indian summer As we do. Or even salubrious summer ,.the past few Days of fall weather make Manitoba and the Prairies the most favourable spot in the world to be at this time of the year and incidentally a a salubrious does describe our Indian summer adequately. If any expression can. After looking it up i found that Quot salubrious Quot Means favourable conducive to health with remarkable air. There is a song Indian summer but i can to understand Why there a no specific song about our Prairie autumn. A a a now there a a from Echt for Rick Neufeld Randy Bachman Chad Allen Neil Harris Bob Mcmullin or mrs. Olga Friesen of Morris. After All we have All kinds of songs about our province. But i really doubt if any piece of music could do Justice to the weather this past weekend. A a a Norma Faye Dewitt and the rest of the women who work for the Winnipeg Art gallery would Welcome some More of that weekend weather for their annual House tour tomorrow. This year the tour takes in five Homes along the historic red River in St vital. Victoria Crescent and River Road ,. And shows what imagination can do with that River setting. The historic Appeal of the Trees. Louis Riel once lived at 330 River Road. Makes this years five House visit interesting. Details of the tour time costs and transportation May be obtained from the Art gallery. A a a mrs. Ross Malabar of Tibe Lionel Les says another event of interest tomorrow will be the showing of futuristic clothes for women with a Coffee party Tea and fashion show at the Lions residence Portage Avenue and Sherbrook Street. The 100-years-from-now show will provide funds for the addition to Lions Manor. A a a people and places. Lilliaj Domagalski 19-year-old University of Manitoba student travels to Toronto next weekend to represent Assiniboia Downs in the miss race goer Competition being held in conjunction with the Benson and Hedges $40,000 Handicap at Woodbine on thanksgiving Day. Lillian the daughter of or. And mis. Stan Domagalski of 680 Cordova Street was selected from among the 10 Manitoba Derby Day hostesses at Assiniboia Downs. And she just happened to be wearing the Banner of the Derby Winner fall Keluche. Shell be competing with girls from the other major derbies in the country for the title and a trip to Europe in the Spring. A a a to Mccrea special Public relations officer Fob the Manitoba theatre Centre says the Winner of the 7th race at the Downs tomorrow will receive a unique trophy. It will be a cup presented to Mark this As the opening season of the new Mac. A a a Ron Atchison former defensive terror of the Saskatchewan roughriders sent along his regards to bomber Centre George Druxman then i guested with him on the Jim Keilback Pete Martin pos game show on Corm in Regina sunday following the rider Louette contest. Although it was really no contest with the rides out in front All the Way. Big Audi said the rivalry Between George and himself was blown up out of All proportion and paid this tribute to Dpi Man. Quot he was a much better football player than he Ever gave himself credit for.�?�. A a a congratulations to Bill Grogan on his appointment As special assistant to Robert Stanfield Leader of the opposition in the House of commons. I wonder if Bill will be giving his excellent impersonation of John Diefenbaker around or. Stanfield a office very often Bill a talents will be sorely missed in Manitoba. And particularly by the press club at Beer and skits time. A he a got me Good possibly last words a crowd of 1,100 wait for the Turkey to arrive at the second sitting of the Centennial fowl supper in the Winnipeg auditorium monday night. In All 1,680 people attended the supper and consumed a total of 2,900 pounds of Turkey and 2,000 Servings of ice Cream. The supper marked the beginning of share Centennial week during which Manitoban Are supposed to share the Good things of the Centennial year with others. The meal was prepared at the kitchens of the red River Community College. Much of the Turkey was donated. . To seek new Law on Lane Light financing weather report morning bulletin wintry a Cather Stih Grid i the a circa Ninci and b Dewar Cut Tabard. Nurer by Lew Etc Ching or Fht nil a a by Rte and a Cion . New a cent in Mai it. Twin it pm Lahirt will a in a lib 30 this a it Maon in Western Rte Toni in4 win Rem Iti Hith 40i it a it pm int in Mithcem Manite Fca. Com Mist air Wilt can Tinh to pm a uth and eastward. Clouds Ihil and a vhf new flurries arc a Picc cd to conf Iii in most rep Ieni wednesday. Nawn Lew Roca mfg by Jed Stuart a prolonged argument about Back Lane lighting appeared to generate More heat than Light at monday nights East Kil Donan City Council meeting. A deputation of four angry ratepayers dug in their heels for an hour before Council agreed to make a decision before oct. 19, the Date of the next regular Council meeting. The Lane in question runs Beh i n d properties facing on Munroe and Lindhurst avenues in East Kildonan Between Gateway Road and Grey Street about 30 homeowners who use the Lane have signed a petition requesting Council to install lights on the Lane. E. W. Fife of 673 Lindhurst Avenue one of the ratepayers who appeared at the meeting recalled that Manitoba Hydro had installed four lights in the Lane As a test project and that they had been Well received. Homeowners concerned were most upset when the test was Over he said and they Are prepared to pay the costs involved in obtaining the service on a permanent basis. The petitioners Point of View was presented to Council several weeks ago and or. Fyfe claimed the group had been Given assurances at that time that the request would be granted since then he said he understood Council had done an about face and now was stalling on the matter. Mayor Stanley Dowhan and a null or of the aldermen stated that Council was not stalling. The problem is that a except in the Case of the City of Winnipeg charter a Manitoba municipal legislation for such a service being provided As a local improvement applied to the taxes of the property owners directly involved. Tie alternative would be to charge the costs to the City a general assessment the mayor said adding that such an expense was not budgeted for and that it be fair to a the citizens to Light the Back lanes of just a few. Mayor Dowhan said Council could not attempt the estimated �z40,000 it would Cost to Light All the Back lanes in the City. Instead he suggested that one of the homeowners make a private Lane lighting arrangement with Manitoba Hydro and that this individual in turn Couett a fair proportion of the costs from his neighbors. Or. Fyfe said that in his View it was not the responsibility of citizens to enter into such arrangements. Quot i m no Bill collector and i done to want to be a Bill King Edward Street closed King Edward Street Between Ellice Avenue and Sargent Avenue will be closed to traffic for about 48 hours beginning at 7 . Wednesday. Tie closing will allow repairs to be made to the railway crossing just South of Sargent Avenue. Motorists Are advised 1� travel West on Sargent Avenue to Berry Street South on Berry to Ellice Avenue and cast on Ellice Back to King Edward Street metro traffic officials say the Llie mayor said he saw no solution until the municipal act was changed but stressed that Council planned to press the Manitoba legislature to Amend the act to make Lane lighting chargeable under local improvements. Upon hearing delegation members were worried about numerous incidents of theft and vandalism in their unlit Back Lane the mayor changed his stance somewhat. If East Kildonan police could prove that homeowners evolved were victims of a higher percentage of Petty crimes than were Home owners in other parts of the City it might give the Council a a logical excuse Quot to provide the requested service Alderman Michael Ruta with Alderman Norman p. Stapon As Seconder moved that Council proceed to Light the Lane in question without waiting for a police report or other special information. It was Defeated by a 4-3 vote with the mayor casting the deciding vote. But mayor Dowhan stressed that although Quot Defeated tonight a the citizens request was not dead. A we Haven t closed the door on it a he said. Quot we re going to have to do it Light All City lanes sometime. Maybe this Council can do by Ken Ingle a John he a got me Good a Crown counsel a d. Montgomery told a 12-Man jury monday afternoon that he expects a Winnipeg police detective to testify these were probably the last words uttered by fellow detective Robert Edward Houston shortly before he died of a Stab wound in the heart about 2 . June 27. The evidence Stu be introduced during examination of Crown witness det. John de groot in the trial on a capital murder charge of Thomas Mason Shand. The trial got under Way monday afternoon in court room no 1 of the Law courts building before an All male jury pm is the first of a series of judge and jury trials which Wui be heard during the fall assizes of the Manitoba court of Queens Bench Eastern judicial District. The trial is being heard before or. Justice John m. Hunt Harry Walsh is acting As defence counsel for or. Shand in his opening summation of evidence he expects to introduce or. Montgomery told the jury be intends to Call More than 40 witnesses More than half of whom will he police officers including experts from ramp crime detection labs m Regina and Vancouver. Or Montgomery said he expects det Degroot to testify that during the late hours of june 26 and the Early hours of june 27, he and det. Houston were stationed in a darkened enclosed porch at the rear of a House in the 400 Block on Strad Brook Avenue keeping under surveillance an area which bad been the scene of a a recent rash of sexual the Crown counsel said the detective is further expected to testify that # about 2 . and det. Houston observed a Man be erg in lighted windows in a hotel to their right the House they were stationed in and an apartment Block to their left that he caused to the Man a whom he can identify a to Stop for the police and then left the porch and grappled with him 9 that during the struggle det. Houston warned him that the Man had pulled a knife that while he det. Do groot was trying to disarm the Man det. Houston pulled his service revolver and ordered the Man to Stop that he Degroot then experienced a momentary blackout and was next h tire of det. Ii Uston swords a John he a got me Good As the detective dropped his gun and slumped to the ground that the Man then stopped scooped up the gun and shot him Degroot and then ran out beside the apartment Block and up Stra Brook Avenue still carrying the gun and that he pulled his service revolver and ran after the Man firing two shots at him while a murmuring some prayers As he collapsed on the front Lawn of the apartment Block. Or. Montgomery told the jury that other evidence should be introduced during the trial that a pair of glasses belonging to or. Shand were found at the scene and that on june 29, called to the offices of a local Law firm where the accused Man surrendered and a police service revolver was turned Over to them. The trial will continue throughout the week at o each morning and 2 each afternoon police pay raise okayed by Council Winnipeg policemen will receive heftier pay cheques the next time pay Day Rolls around though it is unlikely they will be satisfied with what they get. Winnipeg City Council approved a recommendation monday night that the pay Scales set aug. 31 by a three Man arbitration Board be authorized immediately to allow the City finance department to begin processing the new payrolls. The arbitration Board awarded the policemen a six per cent increase retroactive to Jan. 1, plus a two per cent increase retroactive to aug 28 for policemen with the rank of first class Constable or higher who have at least five years service at a Council meeting two weeks ago a similar recommendation was Laid Over since the Winnipeg police athletic association was appealing the wage award to the court of Queen s Bench. That court has since quashed the Appeal though the Case is now being appealed to a higher court. During discussion of the motion Alderman Joseph Zuken attacked the police commission for not a going to Bat for the men when the wage contract was being negotiated. A it is the responsibility of the police commission to make a Public state ment regard Uig the economic situation of the men a he said. Aid. Zuken said he is disappointed in the wage award. A it simply applies the Federal six per cent hold the line Standard a he said. The inequity in pay Between Winnipeg police and the police in other cities has resulted in a work to Rule situation in the Force he added. Quot i done to like this idea of Council patting itself on the Back and Saemg we Only got by with six per cent a said Aid. Zuken. Aid Paul Parasmm chairman of civic finance committee replied that Aid. Zukend a View might make Good newspaper headlines but it did no to contribute much to the problem. reminded Council that the wage award is Only a one year contract. City wants Aid in Point Douglas three car Accident Kinsman a Rural Manitoba Man who would have been 80 on oct. 15, died monday afternoon in a three vehicle Accident at the Junction of highways 7 and Igi. Winnipeg City Council approved a recommendation monday night that the City approach the Federal and provincial governments for financial assistance in covering the Cost of research into the development and renewal of the North Point Douglas area. The Cost incurred so far in developing a program for the in Pye mint of Nuiji Point Douglas and which could be considered for Cost sharing purposes totals s3,900. Council also resolved that the report entitled neighbourhood improvement North Point Douglas be adopted As the basis for the further Plann Uig of development in the area. Part of the approved recommendation stated that the City should further request the feral and provincial governments to consent in principle to the sharing of further costs that May be incurred in the planning for North Point Douglas. A commitment from the senior governments will be requested. In addition the Winnipeg department of housing and Urban renewal was authorized to hold a Public meeting in the North Point Douglas area a at an Early Date to publicize the contents of improve Meni report. During discussion of the recommendation Aid. Leonard h. Claydon complained that the Cost of providing copies of the report is too great. Aid. Lillian Hallonquist said she did no to like the idea of Noi the Point Douglas taking priority Over the improvement of a area two a a District in Central North Winnipeg just across the car tracks. The City has been working on that area much longer she said. In i work win Likely be completed makes no provision late thursday evening. Forecast Fer pm let hmm. To soft. A a Ini Erre and red a a Wlezien in for View it Tidey. Lew i Eaf a. Toomir wed Dar. A i a few Ihlow omm. To fisc i Walt wet Hift wed Gesdar Wear its tem in Tny far Fin 24-bm pct Fod Wadk Tedd at it . Cedar lock your doors police warn Winnipeg police have issued a at 4 . Friday police said warning to persons living in the a Man entered a Snite on a it Rtse Winnipeg area to be sore to Ley a conc through an inc Curc Lork their doors and windows rear window and after tying up before going to bed at night two female occupants of the police issued the warning snipe. Stoic s48 and indecently Coday after two suites in the assaulted one of the women City were entered Over the weekend and two women salted. Dead is Joseph Michael some thug is get Oak Youmg o Connor of Elm Creek m greater t j the Depue Tiomir still seemed unwilling to leave the Council chamber and proceeded to direct mild verbal abuse at certain of the aldermen until the further consideration and ounce a decision at the meeting. Hospital is Les Scharven about 45 years old of Peters eld he suffered head injuries. Royal Canadian mounted police said that or. O Connor was a he was in a Onisimo with a westbound Inick operated by or. Service station plea opposed by residents residents of the River should be followed by the Board Heights area of Winnipeg Are i of adjustment up in arms again a this time residents said the station has Over a proposed addition to a been open As late As 2 . Dur service station at the Comer of ing the summer and com Grant Avenue and Waverley planned that the resulting noise Street a kept them awake at night a r.1 mrs Allan Fitch of 753 Mon a four Man delegation of arca. Street claimed the Resi residents appeared at a metro. Dents had been a harassed by meeting monday Ottow sniff an meeting monday oppose my an application by Imperial of lid. To increase the size of its Gubor Twood the four ratepayers then left the intersection j is Wing my and stronger. In nah or. Muzyka was not a a a also present at the oct 19 Hurt meeting will be Tomohito i h a y a s b i japanese Consul general in Wnm Peg a. J. Reid a recently retired East Kil Donan Alderman and mrs. W. H., Irvine widow of a City Akler j Man who died in office earlier this year. All three will receive certificates of Merit a two in a their own right and the third i bearing the late Alderman s a name. The use of an additional Blacktop area on the station lot for free press meetings meetings to be held at 8 . Wednesday in the free press building Are Bani room Winnipeg humane society Chi Broom British wives club of whim Peg. Robert Deegan of 728 parting would be permissible Moux be str pres Ted a added cars awaiting re petition beaning almost 100 Paju code not be stored there names oppose my add tit it i on Peltz of 744 Mca Trose the grounds that it is not Necora Street said this Woom be the sary. Since there Are already Harde area of the station s three a Rice stations the in operations to police since intersection. Would be difficult to determine metro planning committee re the states of cars left on the kit ejected a similar application in the decision of the Board is Jane and the a widens said expected to be made Public they Felt he same procedure wednesday hot. Mis. Or. Vhf Kouvel a a 46 x err it Trifar it. A n .77 re a a. Is 3s .09 75 7>� a. A tar Ger 37 79 in Wapee a <3 to to try i Fly be 39 cos 7i u o a. Few St a .�7> 5�z a my a West a i 7� a it to is is a a to to it is a hamburger. 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