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Magrath Store News (November 25, 1998)

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An archive of the Magrath Trading Store News.The University of Lethbridge Library received permission from the Wes Balderson to digitize and display this content.MAGRATH NEWS Published Weekly since 1932 by The Magrath Trading Company 35 cents Wednesday November 25, 1998 "Spirit of Alberta" Band Calendar contains birthdays of a majority of people in Magrath, and a picture of the band on the front. If you'd like you and your family included on this or if you'd just like a calendar, please call Marva Hatch @ 758-3646 or Linda Bourelle @ 758-6414. Cost is $5.00. They also make a nice Christmas gift PLEASE pick up your calendars) at the Town Christmas Program on December 13th, 1998. ****** Support Stars There will be a white elephant table (all proceeds to go to Stars)November 21st at the Del Bonita Hall, in conjunction with Judy Barnett's Kraft Sale. If you have anything you'd like to donate, you can leave it at: Bob & Norma Arnold's. It would be greatly appreciated. Thank You Hazel Rasmussen 758-3545. JkA AA AA Magrath Schools Garage Sale Both Magrath Schools are cleaning house and holding a garage sale of materials & equipment we no longer use (ie. out of date texts, turn-table record players). We will be holding a garage sale Friday, December 4th at the Magrath Invitational Basketball Tournament (between games and at half time). Come out, browse through, barter for and buy anything you might be interested in. Thank You Thank You Thank you!! To tiie J L P Productions for the wonderful evening of easy listening and country music. Also a big thank you to all who came and filled the hall last friday 20th of November. Best of luck Trevor at Nashville in December. Happy Trails to you from all of us The Magrath Garden City Seniors. ****** NEW BOOKS Adult Non-Fiction Parties for Kids by Judy Bastyra, Questions and Answers About Fibromyalgia by S.C. Man, M.D., South Alberta's A Canadian Regiment At War by D. Graves. Adult Fiction A Mind to Murder by P.D. James, Hard Winter At Broken Arrow Crossing by Stephen Bly, Once There Was A Way Back Home by Louise Gouge, Awakening Heart by Melody Carlson, Another Homecoming by Janette Oke, Pretense by Lori Wick, Birds of Prey by Wilbur Smith, The Hellion by Lavyrle Spencer, The Moment I Saw You by Lisa Samson, Only The River Runs Free by Bodie Thoene, The Tender Years by Janette Oke, Honor's Pledge by Kristen Heitzmann, The Endearment by Lavyrle Spencer, Beyond the Picket Fence by Lori Wick, The Homecoming by Louise Gouge, A Searching Heart by Janette Oke, A Dark- Adapted Eye by Barbara Vine. Juvenile Fiction Revenge On Eagle Island by Stephen Bly, Danger At Deception Pass by Stephen Bly, Hazards of the Half-Court Press by Stephen Bly, My Life As A Toasted Time Traveler, My Life As A Blundering Ballerina, My Life As A Bigfoot Breath Mint by Bill Myers. Children's Fiction Spunky's First Christmas by Janette Oke, One Horse Waiting For Me by Patricia Mullins. Videos 'Twas the Fight Before Christmas. ****** Raymond Show Choir Christmas Program Starts Wed. Nov. 25th till Sat. Nov. 28th 7:30 p.m. @ Raymond Cultural Arts Centre Seats still available @ $4/person reserved seating Call Laurel Bennett 758-6222 for tickets. ♦Performance Mon. Nov. 30th Yates Centre rush seating $5/person. ****** 4 a MARJORIE COLEMAN WIFE, MOM, GRANDMOTHER & GREAT GRANDMOTHER October ♦Available upstairs at the Trading Co. Volumes 1-8 available m 'S8 What’s that stupid tree doing there, anyway? Jeremy Dean and his parents, of Burney, Calif., filed a lawsuit in January against Shasta County for at least $700,000 for Jeremy’s total disability that resulted from a noy* CT8.SÌ1 Dean and some friends had been out drinking. Dean was in the back seat of a car and had stuck his head out the window to vomit just as the driver veered off the road, ramming Dean’s head into a tree. The lawsuit claims that it was the county’s fault that the tree was so close to the road. ' Mrs. Kathleen "Kay" Gesinghaus passed away Monday, November 16, 1998. Kay leaves to mourn her daughters: Dorothy(Joe Dietl of Leth, Diana Gesinghaus of Leth & Della(Bob) Matthews of Bow Island; sons: Richard(Brenda) of Calgary & Stephen Renolds of Australia. She was predeceased by her husband Dick, a grandson Joey & a great granddaughter, Alora. A Memorial Service was held on Friday, November 20, 1998. Interment in the Mountain View Cemetery. ****** Open House for Brad Wolsey leaving for the Denmark Copenhagen Mission. Friday, November 27th. 7-9 p.m. at the Wolsey's 180 E Harker Ave. ****** The Magrath Zenith Alumni Basketball Tournament will be held one day only this year, on Boxing Day. The teams will be mixed up this year with a draw being done for teams If you would like to play or have children coming home who are eligible to play, please call Bill Alston, Ron Strate or Tim Sabey prior to Dec. 4th. There will also be a Pandas Alumni game at 4:30 p.m. on Boxing Day. Please call Mindy Blackmore if you want to play in the Pandas game. ****** The Magrath Rod and Gun Clubis offering a Fire Arms Safety Course December 5th, 1998 Cost is $50.00 paid in advance. For more information Contact John in Home Hardware. ****** PASSEY ELECTRIC J Derrick Passey RESIDENTIAL. FARMS, FEEDLOTS ft RENOVATIONS BOX 82« RAYMOND, AB TOK 230 (403) 752-4005 The Bantam Bulldogs would like to welcome Janay Chipman to our team. It is great to have you back again. The Bulldogs travelled to Foremost on Fri. Nov. 6, to play a league game against the Foremost team. Our Bulldogs were missing 3 players(2 sick & 1 on suspension) which left us quite short-8 skaters & a goalie! From the drop of the 1st puck we knew we had our work cut out for us as we lost the face off & the majoirty of the faceoffs thru out the game. At the end of the lst-20 min. we were behind on the shots on net(25-3) on the scoreboard(5-2). the 2nd period was even worse as we were outshot 37-2 on the short end of a 10-3 score. The final outcome was 86-8 shots, a 14-3 loss & very tired players. Our goal getters: D. Mandel-1, Kyle H. 1-1, E. Godionton 1. Assists: C. Ririe-1, D. Wetherelt-l. Penalties: W. Stoutjesdyk-1, E. Godlonton-4. Missing from this game were B. Walkey & J. Heggie and K. Schneyder. Sat. Nov. 7 we hosted Raymond in our 3rd league game. Once again we were bombarded with shots on net, as Peter kept out approx. 82% of the shots he received & the Raymond goalie kept out 90%. Our shots on net were much improved but our accuracy needs a little work. All in all we played very much like a team & worked hard most of the shifts. A well executed shot on one of the Raymond players in the 1st period resulted in a broken wrist to the Raymond player & a sombering effect on both teams for the balance of the period. At the start of the 2nd period, despite being behind by a score of 3-1, a new spark was lit & we seemed to skate & pass much better, but it was not enough to overcome the Raymond team as we skated to the dressing room at the final buzzer on the short end of a 6-2 score. Missing from the game was B. Walkey. Goal getter was Cody Riri. Assis: C. Ratke & K. Harker. Penaties: 1 tto C. Ririe, J. Heggie, K. Schneyder, D. Mandel & D. Wetherelt. TOURNAMENT PLAY **Our Home Tournament previously scheduled for this weekend, Nov. 20-22 has been temporarily cancelled. We hope to reschedule it for the new year.♦Deadline for tickets to the 1998 New Year’s Eve Magrath Centennial Ball is December 10th. We need to know how many to expect so we can plan for the banquet. a d UVIER’S Physical Fitness Consulting Specializing In i Individualized Fitness & Rutrition Programs ssdirect@telusplanet.net www.ssdirect.com Computer Consulting, Sales, and Service Box 389, 132 - 2nd Street SW, Magrath, AB TOK 1 JO Roger Davies voice 758-3577 General Manager fax 758-9174 For More Information Call Ted Bouvier 75Ô-3236 < NEW! www.telusplanet.net/public/bouviere/ Cistern Cleaning Bus. 328-2460 Home 758-3968 . Domestic & Commercial AÂ Water Hauling 3000 Gal & 4000 Gal capacity Pumping Services Available , ’¿safcijijtf4 ^4S>.t4srn Steele Sheridan ♦No Deliveries Sundays and Holidays ANGE-EMILE LABBE •Drywall •Boarding • Taping • Texture Wall & Ceiling • Small Renovations • Commercial & Residential BOX 803 PHONE MAGRATH, AB TOK 1 JO (403) 758-6876 Magrath Elementary Schools' Student of the Month Awards for November 1998 Grade 1 Mrs, Hatch Follows Directions Well-Ryeli Henry. Excellent Listener-Brock Sorpold. Neatness in all Work-Casidy Helgeson. Good Tracking Skills for Emergent Reading Dakota Yellowhorn. Great Enthusiasm to Learn New Things Spencer Quinton. Good Independent Worker Ability Adrienne Davidsen. Grade 1 Mrs. Toly Improvement in Printing Christina Williams, Jacy Wheeler, Tannis Wilde, Gordon McDonald, Saige Van Den Eisen, Ethan Beck, Mikaela Fisher. Grade 2 Mrs, Court Top Speller on Weekly Tests Lindsay Coleman, Taylor Fortner, Julie Hatch, Morley Paterson, Jenna Perks, Luc Rollingson. Grade 2 Mrs. Davies Mad Minute Super Star-Benson Wilde. Great improvement in Mad minutes Guy Sweet Grass. Incredible Fountain of Knowledge Kris Ramberg Improved Oral Reading-Tyson Hudson. Excellent Attitude and Effort-Ayla Carswell. Grade 2 Mr. DeWinter Kind and Considerate Classroom Helper Jordan Hansen,Mackenzie Meldrum, Kennedy Cook. Future Art Masters Jaime Ratke, Joseph Anderson. Grade 3 Mrs. Bolt Listens Carefully and Follows Directions Samyra Alston, Michelle Baines, Reagan Rasmussen, Tyanne Tidmarsh, Katy Tollestrup, Jordan Zaugg. Grade 3 Miss Coleman Attentiveness and Caring Russell Bennett, Jennifer Sorpold, Wade Bullock, Jade Blumel, Natalie Wolsey, Mackenzie Cosgrove. Grade 4 Mrs. Karren Always Prepared with No Incompletes BraeU Ratki, Jeff Ripley, Ylanna Lowry, Lindsay Stringam, Hayes Van Den Eisen, Karrie Gimblett, Meghan Maxwell. Grade 4 Miss Neilson Current Events Champion Karli Aldridge, Cassie Kenny, Morgan Clifton, James Gibbons, Scott Harker, Jason Ragan, Darien Waterhouse. Grade 5 Mrs. Coleman & Mrs. Cosgrove Supper Spellers Cole Barnett, Taylie Quinton, Megan Watson, Lindsey Wolsey, Casey Hühner, Jenny Jensen, Russell Ririe, Cole Schneyder. Grade 5 Mrs. Domer Spelling ExceUence Mitch Blackmer, Julie Morton. Super Spellers Whitney Beazer, Callie Cook, Amber Foggin, Colton Fortner,Mason Rasmussen, Mandie Sabey, Cody Schneyder. Grade 6 Mr. Alston Reading Excellence Cade Aldridge, CaUan Gaff, Flora Leavitt, Megan Stanford. Excellence in Spelling Brady Bodgan, Jaron Davidson, Layne Gill, John Leishman. Great creativity and art skills-Dawson Hatch. Grade 6 Mrs. Coppieters Kind and Thoughtful Student Ashley BuUock, Bo Hatch. Always Prepared Jessica Godionton, Danielle Thompson, Shayla Murray, Alan Wüde, Erin Wüde. Dramatic Reader Adam Stanford. High Attendance: Grades 1-3 Mrs. Davies Grades 4-6 Mrs. Domer Most Prompt Award: Grade 3 Miss Coleman Clean Room Award: Grade 1-3 Mrs. Bolt Grade 4-6 Mrs. CoppietersCLASSIFIED ADS DEADLINE: TUESDAY 12 NOON PHONE 758-6377 Less than 30 words—$1.50 1/4 page--------- ............. $8.50 Full Page—Copy Ready—$30.00 Small ad (2.5"X 3.5”)-$6.50 1/3 page--------- .............$9.50 Full Page—We do----------$45.00 1/2 page--------- .............$15.00 Flyer insertion (your paper) Kittens to give away. Contact Noelle Wolsey @ 758-3992. 11-25. ****** Wanted: old piano in good cond. 758-3427.25 ****** Wanted: 2 - 100 lbs. propane bottles for Home Hardware. ****** Motorcycles wanted, road & trail, any make, model, year-going or not Call 758-6282. 12-2. ****** Wanted: senior's couple to rent a condo in St George from Feb. 3 to Mar. 31. If interested call 752-4576 and ask for Tessa WiIde.12-2. ****** Small sq. strawbales for sale-$l/bale. 758-6557 or 758-6419. 12-2. ****** For sale: super nintendo machine for $50, not even a year old & hardly been used. Super Nintendo games also for sale $10 - $15. Call 758-3648. 12-9. ****** For sale: 4 drawer desk. $20 o.b.o. 758-6876. ****** For sale-upright electrolux, all attachments, fully serviced. $300 o.b.o.. 758-3517. 11-25. ****** For sale-girl's 2 pc ski suit 3/4 length coat & pants., like new size 12-$50 o.b.o. Dresser with mirror $125. Call Hona 758-6579. 11-25. ****** For sale: 13-14 cu. ft deep freeze $250. Call 758-6345. 11-25. ****** For sale: cat's covered litter box, almost new $10. CaH 758-6308. 25 A A A A A A For sale: spring rocking horse, good cond. $25.00. CaH 758-6876. ****** For sale: Sega Saturn - 10 games, 2 pads, 1 memory cartridge $350 o.b.o. Phone 758-6567. 11-25. A A Aik A A For sale: hand quilted baby quilts. Contact Lois Czech at 758-6308.12-16. ****** Handyman fixes, repairs, builds(electrical, plumbing, small appfiances) carpenter, etc. Clyde 758-3170. 12-2 ****** JEANNIE'S HAIR FASHION 136S - 1 St West 4 doors South of Trading Co. 758-3379 Open Tues thru Friday Professional Haircare at pleasing prices. ****** Getting Ready For Christmas? Want Your House Sparkling Clean? For carpets, furniture, walls & windows. CaH and book a convenient appointment with Wayne @ 758-6414. 12-16. ******Is that old faithful car of yours burning a little extra oil & gas or low on power: Call Glen Johnson @ 758-3314 references avail. 25. ****** Need your feed barley moved? Will also haul hay or straw. Also can haul your quota for you. Contact Sabey Trucking @ 758-3119. or 308-1944. ****** CANADIAN SECURITY SYSTEMS We sell, install, and service alarms, camera systems, and safes. *Also dead bolts and key locks Call Ross Moore @ 758-3945 for a free estimate. ****** RICK’S PORTABLE WELDING Owner Rick Beres We weld everything from chairs to tractors Please call me for all your Welding needs ”B” pressure qualified. 758-6427 Come join some fun at the Magrath Covered Wagon R.V. Park Aquafit classes Tues & Thurs nites from 8-9 p.m. with Heather Mconald. Call 758-6306 to register & ask for Heather. ****** The Canadian Rocky Mountain Cloggers (the group Kourtney dances with in Leth) is sponsoring a clogging workshop. Colleen Pearson of the Arizona Pride Cloggers will be file guest instructor. It will be held Sat Dec. 5 at file YWCA in Leth. basic, inter, advanced levels of clogging will be taught Each level runs for 2 hrs & costs $15. basic-9:30 - 10:30 - 1 - 2, intermediate 10:45-11:45 & 2:15-3:15, advanced 3:30-5:30. It costs $25 for any 2 levels & $30 for file whole day. You will be able to show off what you have learned at a performance at 7 p.m. To register please call Kristine or Kourtney Alston at 758-3627. A A A A A A Mini Storage available For rent in Magrath for more info - 758-3876. ****** For rent commercial space, on 1st St W. Magrath, ideal for small business +1000 sq. ft avail, immed-for more info call 758-3876. ****** For rent 2 large bedroom apart $395 utilities not inclu. $395 sec. deposit 758-3876. ****** 2 bedroom house available Jan. 1st Please call for info 758-3876. ****** For rent 2 bedroom newly renovated house­new carpets & furnace, Irg bedrrom or family room, abstainers - no pets. Cafi Tyler 758-3595 or 758-3590.11-25. ****** Bingo - Bingo - Bingo Next Bingo is Thursday nite Nov. 26th at file Seniors’ Centre. Doors open @ 6:30 Bingo @ 7 p.m. All Welcome AAAAAAMEAT SPECIALS NOVEMBER 23 - 28 Satsuma Mandarins 8 lbs. $5.98 Fresh Cantaloupe $1.50/kg $.68/lb Russet Potatoes 201b. $2.98 Green Cabbage .54/kg 4 lb/.98 Medium Onions 31b .98 Romaine or Green Leaf Lettuce .88 each Gala Apples $1.50/kg ,68/lb What is the Tree of Hope? The "Tree of Hope" is a project dedicated to recognizing & remembering our loved ones at this joyous time of giving & family celebration. The trees designated as the Tree of Hope will be located on the roof & outside the front entrance of the Hospital. Anyone wishing to support the Hospital Auxiliary in this venture can participate by making a donation to put up a light on the Tree of Hope. In recognition of a loved one who is living a red light will be lit. In memory of a loved one who is deceased a green light will be lit. When you make a donation of $10.00 or more a light will be lit & your Christmas message of love & hope will be illuminated. Charitable tax receipts will be issued for all donations of $10.00 or more. The Tree of Hope will be lit from November 24, 1998 to January 5, 1999. Lights will be added as donations are MORE GROCERY SPECIALS NOVEMBER 23-28 Porft waste tfcie Duncan Hines Cake Mix 575g $1.48 Duncan Hines Frosting 450g $1.78 Carnation Hot Chocolate 500g $3.28 Kellogg's Raisin Bran 475g $2.98 Kellogg's Cereal Bars 295g $2.98 Cadbury-Neilson Chocolate Bars 2 for .98 Kraft Salad Dressing 250 ml $1.78 Mainstay Dog Food 8 kg $5.98 Alpo Dog Food 624-630g $1.38 9 Lives Cat Food 156g 2 for .98 Ultra ABC 2.8 kg $4.98 ABC Original 3.3 kg $4.98 Sunlight Dishwashing Soap 950 ml $2.78 Pillsbury Pizza Pops $3.28 Swanson Macaroni & Cheese 170g .98 Swanson Meat Pies 200g .98 Swanson Dinners $2.98 Western Family Ice Cream 4 liter $4.98 Minute Maid Limeade 355 ml .88 Minute Maid Lemonade 355 ml .88 Minute Maid Punch 355 ml .88 Sunny Delight Drink 8 pk $3.98 wishing -For Things you acn?t have—youll iniss the blessings you ICwdO*®’' PRODUCE SPECIALS NOVEMBER 23 - 28 Fresh Chicken Legs $2.16/kg .98/lb Chuck Blade Pot Roast $5.03/kg $2.28/lb Pork Shoulder Butt Oven Roast $3.70/kg $1.68/lb Chicken Kabobs 450g $7.98 Olympic Farmers Sausage $7.23/kg $3.28/lb Mitchell's Gourmet Smokies 375g $3.68 SENIORS NEWS The Magrath Garden City Seniors for the month of December 1998, will serve soup & sandwich once only in December. This will be Wednesday December 2nd at 5 o'clock. $3.00 per person. The Christmas Pot Luck meal will be a turkey supper. Price $3.00 per person also at 5 p.m. Come join us and bring a friend. *Bookings for the Senior's Centre, call Jack or Jean Butlin 758-3030, rental fee is $75.00. Senior's Travel The Rosebud Theatre is the Seniors Christmas Tour - December 9th. Price is $50.00 per person. This will include Banquet & Program. Time of leaving will be announced later. *1 BUS ONLY!! will be taking both Cardston 6 Magrath - so get your name in early as only 40 seats are available. ****** ■^7 3EI A? UAL CHRISTMAS IN THE COUNTRY unique Christmas and everyday gifts. Come join us for a cup of cider and browse thru our crafts, stained glass, floral, folk art, wood items, ornaments, quilts and so much more. When: Saturday November 28/98 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Where: Magrath United Church Hall Magrath, AB. *NOTE LOCATION CHANGE* h J In Your Town™ MOBILE DENTURE CLINIC GEORGE TORRE-ALBA DENTURIST ai NOV. 30 gfeffgs 6:00 PM JF 327-2121 --------------------------------------------------------------- The Magrath & District Agricultural Society will be holding their annual meeting December 2nd at the Magrath Riding Arena Foyer. Memberships will be sold at 7 o’clock and the meeting will be at 7:30. Contact person is Vai Nilsson, 403-758-3062.HOME HARDWARE ’’HOME OF THE HANDY MAN" ‘WE HAVE LOTS OF CHRISTMAS LIGHTS. BOTH INDOOR AND OUTDOOR. 20% DISCOUNT ON SETS. *11 YOU WANT A HOME HARDWARE CHRISTMAS CATALOGUE, WE HAVE THEM AVAILABLE FOR YOU. *1999 HOME HARDWARE CALENDARS ARE IN THE HARDWARE DEPARTMENT AND THE OFFICE. ‘MORE TOYS ARE ARRIVING DAILY, SO CHECK US OUT FOR THOSE SPECIAL TOYS. *WE STILL HAVE A GOOD SUPPLY OF NUTS. THEY ARE ON SPECIAL. ‘STOCK UP ON FILM FOR CHRISTMAS EARLY. PACK OF 3 FOR $9.00. ‘BISSELL DEEP CLEAN CARPET CLEANER. NOW ON SALE AT A GIVEAWAY PRICE OF $129.97. RUG. PRICE IS $169.99. ‘SEE OUR SELECTION OF DOOR LOCKS. WEISER POLISHED BRASS, KEYED ENTRY LOCK. $27.99. ‘WHIRLPOOL STACKING WASHER & DRYER-HEAVY DUTY $1149.00. ‘R.C.A. 24 INCH COLORTRAK XS STEREO. REGULAR LOW PRICE OF $495.00. CHRISTMAS I SPECIAL OF $450.00GROCERY SPECIALS NOVEMBER 23 - 28 Dairyland Sundae Style Yogurt 175g 3 for $1.78 Dairyland Fat Free Cottage Cheese 500g $1.98 Daiiyland Sour Cream 250g .98 Dairyland Fat Free Sour Cream 250g .98 Daiiyland Pure n Fresh Milk 2 liter $2.38 Ruffles Potato Chips 170g .98 Dempsters Sesame Bread 680g $1.98 Dempsters 100% Whole Wheat Bread 680g $1.98 Lipton Soup Works 69-191g $2.48 Sapporo Ichiban Soup lOOg .68 Western Family Jam 375 ml $2.28 Western Family Peanut Butter 1 kg $3.48 Aunt Jemima Syrup 750 ml $2.78 Aunt Jemima Pancake Mix 1 kg $2.78 Paramount Chunk Light Tuna 170g .98 Maple Leaf Flakes of Ham, Turkey, Chicken 184g $1.68 Western Family Chocolate Chips 300g $1.48 Western Family butterscotch Chips 300g $1.48 Western Family blueberry, Peach, Cherry Pie Filling 540 ml $2.48 | Western Family Pudding 4 pk $1.68 Sunrype Juices 1 liter $1.38 Sunrype Blue Label Apple Juices 1 liter .98 | McCain Beverages 3 pk $1.18 | Lunch Box Drinks 3 pk .78 Ritz Bitz-Peanut Butter or Cheese Sandwich 250g $2.98 Dad's Cookies 700g $4.4

Topics: Magrath (Alta.) -- Newsletters
Publisher: J. A. Ririe
Year: 1998
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