Calgary Herald from Calgary, Alberta, Canada on June 5, 1992 · 24
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B4 CALGARY HERALD Fri., June 5, 1992 CANADA V '?? V lr Brother admits to incest JESSOP: Age 15 in '84 photo LONDON, Ont. (CP) - The step-brother of a nine-year-old girl found murdered and sexually assaulted testified Thursday that he had group sex with his sister from the time she was two years old. In a startling confession, Kenneth Jessop, now 22, admitted he and two friends a pair of brothers began having sex with Christine Jessop in the family's home in Richmond Hill, north of Toronto until she was about seven years old. While sobbing in the witness stand, Jessop said the activities were initiated by the two older boys, aged nine and 11. Jessop was called as a witness by lawyers for Guy Paul Morin, 31, who lived next door to the Jessop family after they moved to Queensville, north of Toronto. Morin has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder in the 1984 sex slaying of Christine Jessop. The girl was found dead Dec. 31, 1984, about 50 kilometres from her home, two months after she disappeared. In May 1985, Kenneth Jessop then 14 led his parents to some of Christine's bones which had not earlier been collected by police at the murder scene. He had told his parents he was having nightmares because he was not satisfied that all of Christine's body parts had been found and buried. Jessop testified Thursday that he is haunted by memories of what he called "sexual abuse" by the two older boys against him and Christine. "I can't even make love to my wife without having a flashback." Court heard he was treated for depression and was just released from a psychiatric hospital after being convicted of setting fire to motorhomes in January. New quarterhonors Alberta's Badlands (Edmonton Journal) EDMONTON Coin collectors and nationalists gathered at the legislature Thursday to get their two cents' worth plus 23 cents more. About 450 quarters showing an Alberta scene were handed out to mark their release into circulation, the latest in a series of quarters commemorating Canada's 125th birthday. The scene, by Mel Heath of Edmonton, shows the hoodoos of Alberta's Badlands, sandstone formations carved by wind and water. The design was picked from 1,298 entries; the 61-year-old freelance artist also submitted views of Lake Louise and Castle Mountain but said the Badlands scene was his favorite. Heath received $5,000 for winning the competition. Mariusz Oleksak of Edmonton won second prize of $2,000 and Lois Connell of Calgary won third prize of $1,000. Viewing the proceedings was Diane Jensen, who said the coin will be a memento for her 19-month-old daughter, Marie. "My husband and I have been collecting them (the coins), mainly for her." She said there's a lot of interest in the coins. "I work in a store, and in February we started getting some of the Northwest Territories ones . . . most people think that it's really neat." The mint received 11,003 designs for the 12 quarters and dollar coin; a committee spent three days choosing the winners. The mint plans to produce up to 10 million of each commemorative coin this year. (Distributed by the Southam-Star Network.) WMS3M OUTSTANDING FEATURES Low maintenance inside and out Never rot, corrode, or peel Custom-sized to fit your home or building Double-weather strip joints Your choice of colors Argon filled for greater efficiency QUALITY VINYL WINDOWS 6 MONTHS NO INTEREST m PAYMENTS Bank financing O.A.C. ! Cail for Detailsi Smoking women in No. 1 spot OTTAWA (CP) - It's a dubious achievement, but Canadian women smokers have become the first in the western world to outnumber their male counterparts. David Pollock, executive director of the London-based, international anti-smoking organization Action on Smoking and Health, said Thursday that "the rate of female smokers (in Europe) is much lower, but growing." Statistics Canada figures suggest there were 50,000 more women smoking than men in 1991. "This is clearly a sign of success of the tobacco industry's marketing to women," Pollock said. Canadian and international anti-smoking lobbies say tobacco companies have targeted women in their advertising to maintain sales levels as more men quit smoking and fewer started. Marcelled StiMR PrIce 4f.. J 01 -ill af m m f From ifSWtp August 31st all major dinnerware patterns OFF 5 piece place settings In-stock and special orders FREE BRIDAL REGISTRY i! Studio Nova bridal registry fine china gifts Christopher Stuart 1126 . nth Ave. S.w. 244-4333 CALGARY'S LARGEST SELECTION Mon.-Sat. 10-6, Thurs. 10-9 X AND INVENTORY OF DINNERWARE Excludes all import and future discontinuation patterns i 0 m jJ ME 3- WML CHAMPIONSHIPS WTIML' Wed. -Fri. 9 am - 9 pm Sat. & Sun. 9 am - 5 pm wMMBuWS Friday June 5 Wire Rope OqO Industries Ud. OqO WIRE ROPE INDUSTRIES "STRENGTH" 5:15 NESBITT THOMSON NESBITT THOMSON "CANADIAN CUP" 7:00 PM du Maurier Arts Ltd. 1 ATRIP FOR TWO, ENTER AT SPRUCE MEADOWS CANADIAN AIRLINES COFEE HOUSE. $1500.00 FORMULASHELL GASOLINE, ENTER ON SPRUCE MEADOWS DAY SHEET 9 SPRUGE MEADOWS "1V3IV FREE SHUTTLE BUS m Pony Rides Petford Resources Prairie Dogs Parades Music Entertainment Food Family Horseshoe Pitching & More! Pacific Western's "Spruce Meadows Express" from Anderson Road LRT Station Friday 5:00-9:30 p.m. Saturday & Sunday 10:00-6:30 p.m. South on Macleod Trail, west on Hwy. 22x General Admission $5.00, Seniors and Children Free Tickets available at the gate CALGARY BUSINESS COLLEGE DAYTIME AND EVENING CO-ED PART-TIME MICROCOMPUTER COURSES CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS Maximum class size 14 Introductory WordPerfect 5.1 Mon. & Wed. (eve) June 17 - July 2992 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. Introductory Lotus 1-2-3 Tues. & Thurs. (eve) June 1 6 - July 992 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. Intermediate WordPerfect 5.1 Saturday (day) June 13, 20, 2792 9:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m. YWCA of Calgary To register call 263-1550, local 364 'GST included UPHOLSTERY 40 OFF 2 PIECE $Q-Q SOFALOVE 999 YOUR COMPUTER SOLUTION 4 pcs. $629 BIRCHWOOD DUCAN LACROSSE DISTINCTION CLASSIC LEATHER STANTON WASHINGTON K.S.L. M.C.F. JsoudoakL huppe n GLIDER j wpurchase P" t of $100 K I ' m Calvary Board of Education Division of Continuing Education Adull Academic Programs VISCOUNT BENNETT CENTRE ADULT ACADEMIC PROGRAMS 2519 Richmond Road SW FALL LATE FALL'92 REGISTRATION INFORMATION HIGH SCHOOL CREDIT PROGRAM (Gr. 10-12) Courses offered: BUSINESS EDUCATION Accounting, Computer Processing, Speedbuilding, Typing, Word Processing ELECTIVES Art, Clothing & Textiles, Drafting, Food Studies, Economics, Personal Living Skills, Physical Education, Psychology, Sociology ENGLISH English, Writing Fiction, Challenge Writing, Journalism LANGUAGES French, German, Japanese MATHEMATICS SCIENCE Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics SOCIAL STUDIES NolB: Prospective students are strongly advised to attend an Orientation Session prior to registering tor courses. For an appointment, please call 294-8746. HOW TO REGISTER STEP ONE - Pick up a REGISTRATION TIME CARD at: Viscount Bennett Centre June 1st through June 15th Monday to Friday 8:30 am - 4:00 pm Monday to Thursday 6:00 pm - 9:45 pm Saturday 8:00 am -1:00 pm REGISTRATION TIME CARDS are available on a first-comefirst-served basis while quantities last. step two - Return to register for courses on the date specified on your REGISTRATION TIME CARD. Registration will be held June 16-19 and, for any unfilled classes, August 24-26. Registration Fee: S80 per course. Textbook Rental Fee: $45 per course. Note: Registration lor Summer High School courses will also be held June 16-19. Registration Time Cards are needed in order to register and are available June 1st to June 15th. REGISTER EARLY - CLASSES FILL QUICKLY! ACADEMIC UPGRADING PROGRAM (Gr. 1-9) The registration process varies for the full and part-time programs. In all Academic Upgrading Programs, assessment is the first step. For details, please call 294-8754. ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE PROGRAM (ESL) New students must register IN PERSON to take a short placement test. For information about ESL programs, registration, and information sessions, please call 294-6358. Viscount Bennett Centre INFO LINE: 294-8665

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