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Array my  A -  LttiISLATIVE DBR^RV  Parliament Buildings  Victoria, B C  V8V 1X4  84 2  ^"^V.-V-r-**-*. *t-*n if...i  A Sunshine-Coast ultra-marathon?  by John-Burnside  It is somewhat inadequate to  describe Alan Howie as a runner. The 38-year old Scots-born  Howie who visited the Sunshine Coast last week is a .  veritable running machine.  Consider a month iri the life  of Alan Howie. In July, 1982,  Howie set "a Canadian record  by running .150.2 miles in a  24-hour ultra-marathon in Edmonton.  Less than a week later Howie"  won a 50-mile race, finishing  more than 30 minutes ahead of  the second place runner.  After a couple of days rest in  Calgary, the indefatigable Scot  ran 350 miles to Slave Lake,,  Alberta, where he competed in  and won a 26.2 mile regular'  marathon.  A resident of Victoria, ^  Howie is one of the brightest.  stars in the international worlb!'  of ultra-���marathon running  . "It was raining and dark  when I came through the Sunshine Coast," said Howie,  "but what I did manage to see  intrigued me."  He also saw advertised in the  Coast News the April Fool's  Day Run from Gibsons to  Sechelt and felt that the half-  marathon would be just the  ideal tune-up for him after, a  50-mile race in the Fraser  Valley. (He set a new Canadian  record in that one, too.)  Unfortunately the organizers of this year's April Fool's  Day Rim changed the date of  the run and Howie arrived on  Jhe Coast to paiticipate only to  find that the run was over.  "- Travelling with him was his  13-year old son Gabe and when  Howie says that had he run  from Gibsons to Sechelt he and  ���his son' would have finished  first and second you have to  pay attention.  .- Howie's interest in the Sun-  around a track for 24 hours.  And if I tell them I'm running in  it they'll all want to come  because they want to beat me."  It might* sound like boasting  but it isn't. It's said matter of  factly as befits a world champion preparing for the most active running season of his  career.  Howie looked over the projected course from Egmont  wharf to Gibsons wharf last  week in the company of George  Matthews of the Coast News  "The end of July there's a  six-day run down in  California," says Howie. "An  86-kilometre event on the Sun  shine Coast the week after that  would just be about right."  The next events in the Victoria runner's busy summer  schedule are the 100-kilometre  ultra-marathon in Toronto on  April 23 and the Vancouver International Marathon on May  1. He has piomised to keep the  Coast News informed of how  he is doing.  If all goes well the Sunshine  Coast could be on the map of  international long-distance-  running this summer. And all  because of a skinny little  Scotsman who first came here  running in the dark and in the  lain.  Since he Appeared on the runn-j"' shine Coast is not limited to the  M"~ ' "' " -.--...  r-        ~,.��-.t.���*.,>,.-...���,,   ���        -..j-,-   -r.���r.-r~n,  ..-   .,���,   ...      ,n,.,i.,     .  International distance runner Al Howie.-and his 13-year old son  Gabe stride it out along Lower Road in Roberts Creek. Howie has  plans that could make the Sunshine Coast a mecca for distance runners. See Adjacent story. ��� *o*m B��naut photo  ing scenet in early summer' of  1982 Howie has won all his.  races but'the first. He currently^  holds the world record for non-r  stop endurance running, set-1  ting a mark of 187 miles and  293 yards. _  Naturally,* Howie made* his",,  first visit to the Sunshine Coast ��  on foot'. He set off to run from J  . Gibsons to Sechelt annual run,  ' "though he thinks it is'a nice wee  run'. Howie vows to spend his  J Summer    promoting    an  v ^6-kilometre run from Egmont  u (wharf to Gibsons wharf to  f ,coincide with this year's Sea  'Cavalcade and in honour of  t'vGibsdns coming centennial  kelebratipn'in 1986.  ' >   "These ultra-marathoners  Victoria to Comox, then by'  ferry td Powell River and backV   like point-to-point runs," said  down the Coast enroute to Vic-"J.\ <Howie. "They're much more  ��\  toria.  interesting than running  f   Assessment office  moving?  Rumours that the B.C. assessments authority office in  Sechelt may be moved to North Vancouver as early as 1984  remained unconfirmed this week; however, it is believed  that assessments' board of governors has approved the  move in principle.  The Sechelt office, which employs 15 people, could be  moved in 1984 as part of a province-wide consolidation of  assessments offices.  Carter in Vancouver  At Carnegie Centre, 401r Main Street, Vancouver,  Dudley Carter, 92 year old wood carver from Sechelt, B.C.  will be featured in the art gallery from May 1 to 14. The exhibit will feature demonstrations by the artist and showing  of the film "Dudley Carter" on May 1 and 8 at 2 p.m.  Carnegie Centre gallery is open from 10 a-.m. to 10 p.m.  For more information call'Susan Gordon at 665-2220.  1  The  *r"*-^*-l     -    -v ���>  Published on the Sunshine Coast  25'* per copy on news stands  April 4,1983    Volume 37    Number 14  fcs i  ? t^M ^__M__H*'^^__|__H_ __& -__B/*^H_aflr aH}^H~  ibng-ri^ririing television show  jpSThe Beachcombers';'in Gib-  3t>ns last-week. v  ){ They kicked off the season  with a show called A Reliable  (Siource byrlongtime series  (writer Merv Campone who is  lone of many, who have come to  itfie Coast,with the show and  ^Become a resident. Campone-  ;now lives jn Roberts Creek.  j I It is safe to say that the Coast  (News is a'featured player in the-  Jfirst show of the 1983 filming  Reason." The script involves the  jfale of the newspaper to a lady  Ijvho was once a girlfriend of  [Relic's. The changes wrought  ��fn the newspaper by the new  owner form the nub of "the-plcttV-  ���Onfr scene is filmed in the production department of the  Coast News. Besides the  familiar faces of Robert  Clothier, Bruno Gerussi, Pat  John, Jackson Davies and Rae  Brown, A Reliable Source  featured Clothier's wife Shirley  Broderick as the new owner of  the paper. Editor John Burnside of the Coast News also appears in a featured role as, what  else, the editor of the  newspaper.  Directed by popular director  Rene Bonniere, A Reliable  Source got the season off to a  good start with filming proceeding smoothly and on  schedule.  ^Zh'jt.1  Ideal centre  for unemployed  by Judith Wilson  f* Plans to establish an  'unemployment action centre  ;on the Sunshine Coast are well  Underway after a meeting last  ��� \veek of representatives from  [the Joint Council of Unions  land volunteers from the ranks  !of the unemployed.  t* The initial impetus for the  Icentre came from an open  (house for the unemployed held  ;6n March 23 at which Kim  'Zander, of the unemployment  "action centre in Vancouver,  Outlined the problems facing  ;those out of work in B.C. Action centres are one way in  \Vhich the unemployed can  ���Receive assistance to deal with  ��� fheir situation.  ,''  With unemployment at-an  ! estimated 36 per cent on the  '(Toast it was recognized that an  action centre here could pro-  tide valuable services. At last  week's meeting Joy Langan, of  the Vancouver District Labour  Council, gave advice on how to  .establish a'centre and how to  obtain funding from the B.C.  federation of Labour to pay a  {so-ordinator io run the centre,  -federal and provincial grants  '(hay also  be available to  -organize staff. Another funding source may be the B.C..  ���Teachers' Federation which  [has set up an unemployed  j teachers centre in Vancouver  and has money available for  district centres.  Last week's meeting was  basically to form committees to  look into the organizational  aspects of setting up the centre'.  The interim chairperson is  Hans Penner of the B.C.  government employees,union,  who was instrumental in promoting the idea of the centre;  the secretary is Ruth  McLockiin.of the Canadian  paperworkers union and Doug  MacKay is the treasurer. Approximately nine unions had  representatives at the meeting  and the committee is hoping for  the support of all employee  groups on the Coast.  There are at present 25 action  centres operating in B.G. JCheir,  main aims are to give people advice on dealing with government agencies and to provide a  support system to help people  deal with the difficulties facing  the unemployed. The centres  try to provide interest programmes, encourage self-sufficiency  and through educational programmes, place the present  economic crisis in an historical  and political context. Perhaps  most importantly the centres  aim to help break down the  isolation many people feel  when they are unemployed by  providing xa place where contacts andlsupport are available;"  -The Coast News production room became, briefly, a TV studio last week Irillhemids^of the hubbub dire^  finds a moment to read the paper. -Fr.nnen��rPho,o  Debate batters  ���f-  is  w  by Maryanne West  Last week's meeting to  prepare for the Sager Commission hearing exemplified the  frustrations which beset school  boards these days. The  trustees'i perception of their  first priority in terms of the  public's demand for the best  education for all the children in  their jurisdiction is continually  battered by the crossfire of  political'expediency. Is it better  to accept the commission's requirements, even though the  whole exercise is demonstrably  insincere, in that it asks for input from the public while at the  same time makes it impossible  for people from the Sunshine  Coast to attend?  Do the advantages of being  there, able to take part in  debate outweigh the symbolism  of refusing to be a partner to  what is so obviously a sham?  These questions had to be  answered before any presentation could be considered.  Trustee Stephen's argument  that "we shouldn't boycott the  commission's mandate, only  the manner in which they are  operating" but that "it is inap  propriate for us to attend if we  believe in the public's right to  participate", won the day with  .only chairman Puchalski  registering a negative vote.  Debate then swirled around  the commission's terms of  reference, couched in typical  political verbiage and open to  any number of interpretations.  Trustee Stephen wanted to accept the widest possible interpretation so that' the board  could have a forum to include a  wide variety of ideas for, improving the school system from  grade 10 graduation -.;��� the re-  iritroductionf of grade 13j to  radical changes in the pattern  of the school year to allow for  more efficient use of school  buildings.   ���  Sftperintendent Denley's  concern was the autonomy of  school boards, he saw*the  whole exercise as an attack on  that autonomy despite a recent  white-paper on the subject of "  de-regulation. "I could make  far more efficient use of my  time" he said, "if so much of it  wasn't taken up in dealing with  Victoria.*'  ,    Geographical boundaries of  this district seemed a strong  argument for the status quo until it was remembered that West  Vancouver would almost certainly lay claim to Bowen  Island, ^an area of this district  which contributes more  revenue than it takes out. As  this is a matter which residents  of Bowen Island must address,  it was decided not to precipitate  any discussion on the issue.  Final agreement was reached  that the presentation be refer  red to the management '���. committee for preparation into an  acceptable format, to be signed  by chairman Puchalski and as^  many other trustees as can be  reached.  If an election is called before  April 11, the, date for this  district to appeaf before the  commission in North Vancouver the whole exercise will  prove to have been academic.  ���?}  On the Inside  The history denied...  ��� ��� ��� .Page  2  Letters................... ..-��� ��� ��� ��� ��� ��� ��� ��� ��� Poge   3  Community news............... Pages 4t 5&6  Horoscope. \. '. r, * ��� ��� Page    8  Festival results. Page   9  Gibsons whips 'Lomas... Page 12  Coast Gardener.......... X..........Page14  Classifieds Pages 15 & 16  ' r  >,: y  8$  A: 2: Coast News, April 4,1983  WS^J^e^^'J^BL^JU'^^Wf ~iiJliiJI>i^M lPI'U^jC33^ISS'Kr>*WI&*U>.*I*>V��%laVM  With all due respect toC. J; Caldwell of $echelt whose  letter appears on page three, it would seem that he is in  danger of being caught up in the emotionalism that he  deplores when he writes: of the propane tanks in Roberts  Creek.,'-,y,\Y,v.V '.'''-/���'������'��� '���"''��� '<y \\''.:''-.XrxXXX'-X^  We. have had letters,-,which stress' the��� satety-and  economy of propane.as.&fuel; wehayehad letters! which  decry, the present. location- for^safety reasons. .Neither'  .approach Is-to'A^^  rr }f' pne. takes a long term* regional' view i) 'cm be seen  that at several lorationson^heiSjii^ .  . dangerously located fii?l4arikV.the\S^  sons harbour; the Esso\jtatfks' in" HbplrinsYjuid ?<Xfort1ri/  There is under way a concerted effort to-relocate all  such tanks in a tank farm in ah abandoned gravel pit  hear Port Mellon'. It seems /fo'us'-a praiseworthy $ffpTt:;,  Better all the various tanks should be located far front ;  residences and highways before an accident takes place- ���  such as took place on the Nanaimo waterfront a -few  years back.   "' 'XX'.':x      : '���"'xXxxxyxxX.'  That is not emotive; it is common sense. Perhaps  director McGillivray indulged in melodramatic overkill  in his recent presentation to the regional board and thus  served more to cloud the issue than resolve it.  ;  The fact is, simply put; if,the regional board is going  to waffle with the. first company whose>teas��is iup'we  will never achieve the safety of a'proijertank' torn for  fuel storage. The companies don't want to have to go to  the expense and trouble of relocating but it' is something  that should be done in the long term interests of community safety. The propane company is not being victimized by being, asked to relocate. Neither is it  hysterical to ask them to do so. It is simply sensible in  the long run that all dangerous fuels be removed from  the vicinity of habitation.     v> ���/\v v!\Y ���  Then we can address ourselves to the question of  transportation of such fuels in trucks on crowded ferries, again hopefully without hysteria or recrimination.  End of an era?  ' * T    ,   i ������    * ' '  * ', i '   *-1   ���*  Is it possible we are witnessing the death-throes pf, that :  queer coalition of populists, liberals and big'business  *  known as the Social Credit party? It's most popular  figure, Bill Vander Zalm quit on April Fool's Day; fooling no one. Oiie of it's more decent members, Alan  Williams quit on Saturday.  On Friday, sandwiched between these events, the  government was charged with misinterpreting the Financial Management Act in its attempt to rule by decree.  The premier has played every tried and true' ruse to  create an issue for an election: In every case the tricks  have failed.  If the opposition doesn't become over-confident as it  did in Kamloops, or careless; as it did in its last term in of- '  fice, this may indeed be the end of the Socreds as a viable. .  ���  political force.  ...from the files of the COAST NEWS  5 YEARS AGO  Rick Scott and Joe  Mock, the .magical  musical duo who are the  Pled Pear of Pied Pumpkin will be hosting  another dance in Egmont  Community Centre on  Friday evening. Included  in the evening's entertainment will be filmsand  refreshments from the  licenced bar.  10 YEARS AGO  J. G. Warn's application for re-zoning of an  area at the mouth of.  Roberts Creek from  residential to commercial for marina purposes  was turned down by the  regional district board  last week.  15 YEARS AGO  The results of the straw  vote on the Liberal leadership race in this constituency show that 52 per  cent of those polled  prefer Trudeau; 20 per  cent prefer Winters and 8  percent Martin.  20 YEARS AGO  About 300 persons attended the all-candidates  political rally in Gibsons  school hail Tuesday night  and heard candidates of  the Liberal, Conservative,  NDP and Communist parties speak. No Social  Credit candidate appeared.  25 YEARS AGO  On April 5 the largest  non-atomic blast ever set  off by man will be  directed against a two-  headed monster lurking  in the coastal waters of  British Columbia. The explosion involving approx-.  imately 2% pounds of  high explosives will end  the menace of Ripple  Rock���a treacherous  underwater mountain in  the straits between Vancouver Island and the  mainland.  30 YEARS AGO  Just east of the Wilson  Creek settlement on the  Sechelt Highway is a  strange looking little  building, with floor, sills  visible at three distinct  levels. This is the new  shingle mill, operated by  George Miller of Silver  Skagjt Shake and Shingle  Limited  35YEARSAGO  Not available this  week.  The Sunshine  Editorial Dapartmorrt  John Burnside     George Matthews  Judith Wilson  Aoeounis D��p��rtnrM>nt  M.M. Vaughan  ClreutarUon   Stephen Carroll  iillf lift  4Ufv��r4toln9 HwtMiirmnl   ���  J. Fred Duncan       Jane McOuat  FhwtJraeHo**. Ovpartiri��nt7"  ���    Nancy Conway ,,    John Storey   :'.  ,"'   Fran Berger.'  Copy049t��na  Use Sheridan       Connie Hawke  Gerry WalKer        Linda Makelff '  Th�� Sunshine CoastNews is a co-operative, locally  owned newspaper, published.at Gjbsons, B.C. every Monday by Glassforct Press Ltd.. Box 460, Gibsons. B.C.  VON 1VO Tel. 886-2622 or 886-7817.'  Second Class Mail Registration No 4702  nan  ,            '     s    *   *          ���         r  !   ' "  .',  -  a    "''"���.,'.y r'x ~,"''"  ''-- -  ^  ��� > t p-   ^>\^*   - v *     X*XjXj>-~~    ~  - -.,% ~*\ '7      '- '        ~ ' X   -  -  '    ' '    '*:*              ,  ' X       X Xf  �����*'    '~        "*~r'i  _  ^   ,   t t      - - '-  -  '  y -- xx  X\Xr  ���     r                                     ������*                 f X  *        ~   r    ��Tru^,-s,^  *  *    v '.   �� *  X. * ,<.  ���5                 ^ ~<   4* P*$  *     XT'     ^ * >���  Oni April 5,189*4 (exaetly|89 years agbHhejSl-tt^  departed Vancouver, rouuded Mission Pointy and proceeded  toward.the Trail Bay beach. She hove to in the small bay west of  what is now the foot of Shorncliffe Avenue, Sechelt. Aboard the  ting were Thomas John Cook, his wife Sarah Belle, and their infant  daughter Ada (laler Mrs.i Sam Dawe). These three passengers  became the first white family to take up residence in Sechelt and  settle permanently, so that today four generations of John and  Sarah Cook's descendants jive on the Peninsula. Previously there  had been only transient loggers, prospectors, traders^ missionaries,  ������ ^e like. The flat-bottomed ^Tepic"  aaiiu anc  towed a scow containing  the Cook family's household furnishings. These were unloaded on  to the beach and moved into a log house Mr. Cook had built in advance on D.L. 1331, which he had pre-empted in 1891. S.Sj  "Tepic^ was constructed in England in 1883 for the French, who  were digging the Panama Canal. They sold her to Evans, Colemand  & Evans, who brought her to Vancouver in 1889, the first steel tug  tributing greatly to the industrial history of our province  couver City Archives print BO.P.565. Caption by Helen Dawe.  Van}  A rece^rumiri^ip^  spaceibr^ight jchaiiges 3of  hatred;;and r^igotryfl^ng about  my ears from a correspondent  in West yancouyer'.. The subject under discussion was the  British Empire and itfis  touching that there, are a few  stalwarts left to1 leap to jthe  defence of- that -historical  monument to ineptitude,  hypocrisy, and greed.  First, the .charges:, hatred I  deny as being much too^heavy  , , an emotional burden tppcarrv  ���.' . raround with lone; bigotry^s a  -'  less personal matter, ?t>einj a  judgement made by others1;' but  I feel that I am as freefrom it as  most. Certainly I try to be.  It perhaps needs saying that I  was a British schoolboy once. I  suspect that is a background I  share with my accuser, a Mr.  Crute. As a British schoolboy  my pre-school and early  reading was largely comprised  of such volumes as The Boy's  Book of Heroes.  I remember one Christmas  ' near the dawn of personal  memory receiving such a book  with a glorious cover picture of  '' Robert Clive scaling a church  steeple in his youth. Later he  was to become Clive of India  and scale the heights of the  Anglo-Indian company., There  were also stirring tales of Cecil  Rhodes of South. Africa' and  other empire-building  notables.  Like Mr. Crute I suppose, I  was reared to believe that men  like Clive and Rhodes went  forth with steely vigour to bring  civilization to the benighted  . and only incidentally did they ,  become immensely wealthy.  Alas, with the innocence of  boyhood, went the illusions of  boyhood.  My most recent reading, for  example, has been a biography  of Sir Richard Butler written by  Prof. Edwin McCourt, a  historian at the University of  Saskatchewan..  Butler was a remarkable  fellow. A dispossessed member  of the Irish Catholic landed  gentry, he served with distinction in the imperial army for  thirty years. It was a report  written by Butler while serving  in Canada that led to the formation of the North West  Mounted Police. He also served with distinction in Egypt,  Central'." Africa and South  Africa just before the onset of  the Boer War.  As the chief military officer  in  Sputh  Africa,  Butler  counselled steadfastly against  mflammatory, militaristic *  policies. He was finally removed from his position because of }  his opposition to war with the :  '��� Boers.;.;- . '  . Cecil Rhodes and his cohorts'  were identified by Butler as the  chief force pushing for military   ;  takeover of South Africa, their  interest being in the rich gold  and diamond fields which had  just been discovered.  Butler warned that if a  ���peaceful integration' -with the  Boers was hot/sought. South���  ��� Africa would continue to be  just a thorn in the side bf the.  British as Ireland has been. He  was ignored, the war was  fought and Butler has been proven right.  Incidentally, one of the facts  that was not included in The  Boy's Book of Heroes was that  more Boer children died during  ..the Boer war than the total  t, military casualties on both  i�� sides^Theyjdied of disease and  , malnutrition'.m, concentration  -, camps into Which they andtheir  mothers had been herded by the  British.  In Mr. Crute's letter he  makes reference to Hadrian's  Wall as keeping the barbaric  Scots from the civilized world.  It is the equation of acquisitive  empires built on slavery and exploitation with civilization  which must surely be challenged. As a British schoolboy I was  taught that the Roman Empire  was the great precursor to the  British Empire and like it was  based on a desire for the spread  of Roman law (or British  justice).  It seems historically true that ,  both were more concerned with  dominion and exploitation,  than they were in the spread of  civilization. Catch I, Claudius  on late night Sunday television  for a glimpse of what passed for  civilization at the heart of the  -Roman Empire. ', '  . The imperialists, whether  Roman or British, were in fact  well-armed and marauding  pirates. The British were  distinguished by the pious  hypocrisy with which they  masked their exploitation of  less well-armed peoples.  And, please note, one did not  say the British invented conflict. They utilized and exacerbated it..  It is not bigotry and hatred,  Mr. Crute. It is simply the  history that was denied us* as  boys.  ' i y'Th'e recent federal decision  to allow individual investors,  tax write offs for partnership  research ventures is the first  really promising step the  ministry of finance has ever  taken."  Dr. Pat McGeer, the brilliant  research scientist and the arrogant, pedantic minister of  universities, science and communications in the B.C. socred  government wrote these words  in the March 12 edition of The  Financial Post^ ^ r ';; ;>  He was writing about the  need to promote high  technology investment in  Canada and in particular B.C.1  Dr. McGeer suggested that by  using a variety of tax incentives, similar to those used by  the Japanese, Canada could  develop a truly successful high-  tech industry.  What this really amounts to  is offering tax shelters for the  rich, paid for by the Canadian  tax-payer���a kind of welfare  for the wealthy.  A fellow I met a couple of  weeks ago told me a story to Ut  lustrate what governments  often do to offer welfare to the  rich. Whether the story is true  or not is unimportant--:the important thing is, as far as high-  tech industry; in B.C.. is conr  cerned, there^is a very-strong  liklihood that^resiearch and  development7 is already -a. total  sham and these businesses are  offering; nothing except the opportunity for the rich to avoid  paying taxes, X'-./X  ;    The story involves an exporter in Israel who for several  years made his money by exporting thread. In Israel apparently, the government offers incentives to exporters by  subsidizing them dollar for  dollar of export value. This  particular entrepreneur did  hundreds of thousands of  dollars worth of business a year  by importing huge- bales of  thread from Italy, winding the  thread on to small spools for  .the retail market and then ship^  ping the spools overseas. For  every dollar's worth he exported, the government paid  him a dollar. Consequently,  over the years, he became very  wealthy. '  According to my story teller^  . it was eventually discovered,  that the clever exporter was ac'r  tually shipping the little spools  of thread back to the Italian  manufacturer who would then  unwind the spools back into the  huge bales and ship the bales  back to Israel to be once again  wound onto spools. Over and  over again, year after year, th|  same thread travelled back and  forth while the government  paid the Israeli exporter his incentive. X "X r.?...:  That this kind of scam exists  'in every economy there can be  little doubt, but that in  Canada, given the current state  of the economy, we can afford  similar kinds of welfare for rich'  people seems unlikely. j  To get back to Dr. McGeer'l  proposal that over the next-  decade the. government subj  sidize research and deyelpp--  ment in high-tech industries^ jJE  think the average^ tax^payet  might be more supportive if it  could.be shown that any real  production is actuallyVoccurr-:  ing in these industries: Thefelis  a very real possibility thatgiyeh  the tax incentive policy ofjthe  federal government anid^ahy  planned subsidies frjbm the  provincial government,;, these  research and development  companies could become .  sophisticated financial institutions, providing tax shelter^  rather than high-technology  producers. After all, the  former, is highly profitable  while the latter is extremely  competitive.  are  tr  SJk*Sa>SaSSMbMiAa-_***a^a>UMkA**ad>A*��^^  i  i  Isit and look out upon all the sorrows of'theworld, and upon all oppression and shame,  I tear secret convulsive sobs from young men at anguish with themselves, remorseful after  Xxdeedsd6ne,\ x-'XXj..;y>;-.i;y^-'?r..  1see in(low life the.mother misused by her children, dying, neglected, gaunt, desperate;  I see the wife misused by her husband, I see the treacherous seducer of young women,  I mark the ranklings of jealousy and unrequited love attempted to be hid, I see these sights  .      on the earth,  I see the workings of battle, pestilence, tyrannyi I see martyrs and prisoners,  I observe a famine at sea,.I observethesailorscasting lots who shall be kilVd to preserve the  lives of the rest,  I observe the slights and degradations cast by arrogant persons upon laborers, the poor,  and upon Negroes, and the like;-  All these���all the meanness and agony without .end I sitting look out upon,  See, hear, and am silent ^^ ���������.: x :..'X  "   U . 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Coast News. April 411983
;Editor's Note: A copy of the
following letter was received in
;fhis office.
jpreater Vancouver
^Regional District
£294 West 10th Avenue
.•yancouver, B.C. '
ipear Sir,
j   The GVRD has asked us to~
I iupport their recommendation -
jthat all ferries be classed as an
j essential service.
|   This approach does not.
§;l"ork. Declaring strikes illegal'
ill result in illegal strikes. The
anadian postal, strike "in.'the- ,
ijate '70s and the* Polish "strikes
Jn the early 1980s are examples.
'1 What we need is a .system'-
Similar to the one used in
JjWestVn'- Europe and ^ Japan v
Ijivhich^retains.th&all-important; '*
ijcollective, bargaining-and ;
Ijfosters a desired to obtain
Ijmutual. goals.    .     "'.       *-   j
In these countries, the unions r
legotiate their own contract
>ut must seek permission from ;
in executive board, represented by all' unions.to gQ.on
^strike." TO strengthen' this
system the basic rights such as ,
.vacation days, pensions,,.and.
maternity, leave,are enshrined' .
,in legislation. As vyellthe, law  |
f|t'aies that unions must have a
Representative ori the boards of \
directors of every major com-"'
pany.'This.mean's the unions-
understand'the company's"
ability to pay.   -
rThf -CVRD's. .request,. to. >
lake) th^T ferries an essential -
frvicV-iihdermines .both the  ,
|nion and corporation's ability
negotiate successful collec-,--.
|$ve agreements'.; The GVRD is
[Correct that the! ferries:are ah
essential service: But how does
the proposed legislation differ  •
from'the Essential Services
Dispute Act which is now
presently in force?
I  "8. Where an employer and
a trade union fail to conclude a
collective'agreement or a .
renewal or revisiqh of it, a
dispute between them is not
resolved, and the Lieutenant
.Governor in Council is of the
opinion that, as a consequence,
la) an immediate and serious -'
danger to life, health or safety;
(h)'ah immediate and substantial threat to' theecdhomy ahd
Welfare of the; provinceiandr its
Citizens; or (c)'a substantial   -
disruption in the delivery of
educational services exists or is
jikely to occur, he may, with
-respect to the employees
covered or to be covered by;the
collective agreement, do one or
more of the following: (d)
direct the Labour Relations
.Board  to designate those
.'facilities, productions and services that it considers necessary
pr essential to prevent, immediate and serious danger to
fife, health or safety or an immediate and substantial threat
to the economy and welfare of
the province and its citizens, or
a substantial, disrupfion in the
delivery of.educational services
in the province,.and the board
shall order the employer and
f he trade~ union tb continue to •
supply% provide orrmaintain in
full measure those facilities,
productions .and services and
not torestrict or limit anyfacili-
ty, production or Service' sb
'designated; (e) prescribe a
period not exceeding 90 day's,
.commencing at the time pro-
Mark Guignard
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ti HOT LINE 885-7512
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"    Dealer 7381 Secheit J
'yided in the order, during ;-.
-According to Andy
McKechnie, president of the
BCF&MW union; Stuart-
Hodgson, chairman of the
B.C. Ferry Corporation has
shown a geniune interest in a
better approach to union matters and, both are very op-
timistic about future .
developments. .', ,'
The B.C. Ferry Corporation
' opined that the situation with,"
r the union was at'its best in years
and feel that the involvement
toy the government would com-,
-;_ plfcateimattersv *-
; yln conclusion, as essential as-
the, ferries are, it is equally
1 essential the government not go
.overboard-in its drive tcVkeep
- r them running'."  '   ':  ?> --;V ^ \. •
:"■:Jtlijs 'directors ;of: the Sunshine',
JCpast Regiorial .District >ttiey;:
', unanimously;voted not,tp.sup- '-
port the GVRD's.bid to make
.all fer.ries^jan- "essential
. service''..v:■.:-]:x• \     :\".    t.
'-.;" -lf;^'.me>tihg is to.be held by
the QVRD regarding this pro- ,:
;.bleml would like to be notified
sq.I may attend..
.- -. ,. , ,.., Yours truly,
. ;.,.. ,, ;/. . , Bev Miller
!..',.' per John Shaske
Chairman, Transportation -
y ^  Committee '-
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Editor,  ' , , '   ..,
-X> Graduates, former students
or staff, and friends of Edinburgh University (1583-1983)
are invited to a 400th Anniversary party to be held in ^Vancouver on Saturday, April 23,
1983: no-host bar, buffet dinner, music, reminiscences and
. door,prizes ($20 per head). In J-
expensive accommodation is
available for outrof-town
visitors. Please join us! i \.
• • For more information write
Bill Harley, 430 Mundy Street,
Coquitlam, B.C. V3K 5N1 or
phone Mary Anderson, Vancouver (604) 224-1741.
Sue Swayne, MA 1969
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Editor,.   >
,'Clo/yerdale Elementary
School of Victoria is
celebrating its 65th anniversary
with a reunion on April 29,
1983 from 7^10 p.m.     ,    ,
We would like to invite any
and all former teachers and
students to attend and renew
old friendships. .     •      ,
<   "        Cloverdale School
Parent Group
One can't help but notice the
remarkable similarity between
your current jousting match
with the eloquent Mr. Mills
regarding the number of supervisory positions in the local
school district and the asinine
controversy over the propane
tanks jn Roberts Creek.
. Mr. Mills can rattle off facts
and figures until he expires ofV
old ag£ without having the
slightest effect on your posi-
tion.    No    matter,   what
; ■ arguments he comes up with to „
.  support his-side of the debate,
'{ youare not interested in hear-
Mhgthem. • '
The same situation applies to
the the controversy over the ■
. propane tanks in Roberts,
Creek.^"here are.those who for:
-whatever reason are determin- .
• ed the tanks must go/. If things;
are running true to form, th'ey-
probably don't care where the k
tanks go, so long as it's out of
their* neighbourhood.-   I •<
•wouldn't be surprised to learn ;.
. that- those making; the most ,
t hoise.didh't even live in the area
when the.tanks were installed.
But, oh what a noise they can '
make! There's nothm§ like a';
bit of good old hysteria-
generated by a few ignorant-
remarks to really muddy the-;
waters of the issue. The factX
that those spouting off about'
boiling liquid expanding^
vapour explosions obviously^'
■ wouldn't recognize one if it pcL j.
currredin their breakfast cereals
doesn't matter. The desired,
result is achieved.
You and your reporter'make
it sound, as though ICG cheated
in taking' ninety minutes of
local government time to assure
them that the hysteria is- unfounded. Unfortunately it
usually does take longer to
dispose of garbage than it doe*
to create it.
Xhe really unfortunate thing
is that ICG has probably
wasted a lot of time and''expense trying tp. rationally ap-
■ 'lj>rdach•':; a; totally '.'irrational
'aVSurhent?'People'heat only
what they; want to hear-and if
v one approach to the argument
doesn't succeed, they will'try
another. No one can reason
with a closed mind.
C. J: Caldwell
Editor's Note: Delighted that
Mr. Caldwell is so satisfied
with the status quo. The 'eloquent Mr. Mills' is on vacation
so we will decently leave that
jousting match until his return.
The propane tanks are dealt
with editorially this week.
Quality Meats
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From the mouths of babes
A few days ago my young son
told me that when he grows up
he wants tobe'able to work to
get laid off. My husband'and I
looked at one another then
laughed uproariously. Such a
comment coming from a three
and a half year old seemed
' somehow ludicrous. .
, But it got me thinking; How
sad that a child of that age
would even know bf such a concept. Although I'm sure that he,
doesn't, fully understand the
implications of what he said,
how ironic that it was said at
all: .
Just what will happen to him
if corporate greed continues to
escalate? What will become of
him if our unions are disbanded, as people like Dick Proctor
insist they must be? Where will
he be if there is no one to protect the rights of the worker?
What will happen if the public,
in their ignorance, continue to
launch their hate campaigns
against the labour movement?
< There is a war at hand—an
economic war. How many
other three and a half year old
children look at unemployment
as inevitable? Will our unions
survive long enough to protect
them, or will our children
become yet another casualty of
economic greed? Will our sons
really grow up to work to get
laid off?
Suddenly it no longer seems
funny. It seems downright
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There is a family living in the
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'right-of-way along .the Power
Road. *_ '    ;. \   ;       —   .
Usually it is dumped between
'Cheryl* Ann Park Road and
Bayview, though sometimes
farther west.   ,
They are hot particular
about what they dump. Besides
tin cans and leftovers from
meals, they dump pampers,
sanitary pads and articles of
clothing which have had their
day. The rats and crows love it.
It would appear that these
people^ are not full-time
residents and get nd of their
garbage on the way to the ferry..
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detergeht   i litre 1-79 I  1  Coast News, April 4,1983  8iSiilw8lftiS|i  by Gwen Robertson, 886-3780  ^^S~^s^^'^sA^cX^X?j>,tSrrf<I ^ ^cX^XXt%~  Debbie Middleton, 16; won trophies and bursaries in Coquitlam.  She' and 211 other dancers will compete in the Sunshine Coast  Dance Festival to be held at the Twilight Theatre,* April 10 and 1J.  Halfmoon Bay Happenings  by Ruth Forrester, 885-2418  DEIRDRE'S NIGHT:  It was obvious that Deirdre  Murphy Hartwell was among  friends at the Arts Centre last  Saturday when "An Evening  with Deirdre" was presented.  This very talented young lady  gave so very much of herself to  a delighted audience in her programme of songs covering a  wide range of selections. One  moment she would give Bar-,  bara Streisand a run for her  money and Nthe next would  warm the hearts of all by her  unaccompanied selectipn of  old Irish songs. This gaFs versatility is quite amazing. Nikki  Webier accompanied and produced'me levent arid joined in  with Deirdre and'a vocal trio of  male singers in several happy  numbers:'��'. hX':r-XX  Art, Bishop gave some excellent seleeriiohs pnrJjiis electronic "keyboard/ and: *also accompanied the soloist in several  numbers. Ken Dalgleish was  yet another delightful accompanist. In ,all,^it was a most ���  delightful evening and it would  be good to see another such  evening in the near future. - ,  DA NCE, DINNER AND  SHOW:    ,-  - " *"  The Halfmoon Bay Recreation Commission-will have a "  spaghetti dinner and dance in  the. Welcome Beach Hall on  Saturday,' April ^30. After pinner there willrbe about an hour  of entertainment1 t>y some of  the local talent of the recreation ~  group arid this should make/or .  a really good evening. Dancing  will follow, arid the. price, for  the whole affair isahiere$6.50.  Space at the hall is, of course,  limited so it Jinight^be a good  idea to get' your tickets early  from Pauline Clark at 885-9255  or from the. Book Shop on  Cowrie. Tickets will also be  available at the Halfmoon Bay  Store.  SPRING FAIR:  Plans are going well for the  Halfmoon Bay School Spring  Fair scheduled for May 1 at the  school grounds. This is always  a happy affair and this year's  event is for the purpose of raising funds to take the students  on a field trip to Vancouver.  Parents and teachers are all  very hard at work planning  things and all that they need to  - make it a smashing' success is '  the support of you, the public.  ��� X '��� ,There will be - something  "there for eVel'yphe���a^tW^'  . , garden, cake walk, raffle, toy .-  - and craft table, the usual white I  elephant items, all sorts of  food, games,' face painting,  dressups���yau\name<.it and it *  will be there. So doyour best to  keep this afternoon .aside and  attend.    ���   -\  ~   ' There riiay still be a few  "tickets left for the Halfmoon  Bay Variety Show at the  seniors? hall next Saturday,  {April 9, Try,Books V Stuff in .  f the mall for tickets' which are on"' '  sale for $4, not three as stated iri .  - er'rorfin last week's column. ~' "  WELCOME BEACH  COMMUNITY EVENTS:  .  A Little Reno Night tiasfceeri "r:  ���planned foc'the evening'of May ���'..-  14 at the Welcome Beach'Hall.'"  There will also be a Flea Market   v  i on June 18. You can'reserve   --  table space to sell your wares by  calling  Marg'VoTley  at!' t  885-9032. These spaces will go-   '���'  ��� quickly so it might be a good  idea to get in'on this right now.  ^v'lib you have  ^fSalegal question?  r  f_4^iiw n&isetvice  '? Legal information  I       just a free;   ;  phone call away!;,  Find out about your legal rights.  Learn about specific'legal topics.  Pre-recorded tapes give you practical  ��� legal information on various subjects  : including civil rights, consumer law,  criminal law, employment, family  law, immigration law,'landlord and  tenant, mental "health, real estate,  small claims, wills and estates,  .juveniles and the law. If you request,  'X1 you may be referred to other        ,  organizations for further assistance.  DIAL-A-LAW'!  687-4680  Service available Monday-Friday  8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Out of the  Vancouver area, phone collect...  it's free to all in British Columbia.  A public service operated by the *  B.C. Branch, The Canadian Bar  Association and funded by the  Law Foundation of B.C.  COQUITLAM DISTRICT  MUSIC FESTIVAL:  This Joyous Easter, the Sunshine .Coast has .more than  usual to celebrate. ('  At the Coquitlam District  Music Festival, with 1,300  dance entries, our own  Deborah Middleton and Karen  Boothroyd were outstanding.  Their parents are justifiably  proud of these lovely girls and  their accomplishments: J  Debbie won the Lynette Joy,  Galer Challenge Trophy for,  "the entrant who has presented  to the audience the most entertaining performance in the  song and dance".  .Debbie   also   won   the  "Madelaine Bouchard Challenge Trophy" "awarded to an  entrant performing in the  balletic medium and showing^  the strongest sense of ac-_  complishment"   and   an!  anonymous bursary. In addition, Debbie won a Mary K.  Girou Bursary' 'given fo a com-,  petitor who, oyer the years, has  demonstrated consistent pror  mise, excellence and a mature,  competitive spirit and who has J  ,   given one of the most outstan- _'  ding performances of the cur^~  rent festival" and a bursary.  ���>   'Debbie was selected as the'  senior competitor in the  - musical theatre section of the  provincial championships to be '  '������ held at the University of British; ,  - Columbia on May. 26 to 29r ���  ��� 1983 and received a bursary.'  She also received first placings  and a trophy.  All of her marks were in the',  90s. '  Karen won a trophy for an.  honours performance over  three classes having received"  the highest marks in National  Character in the festival. She'  also received a bursary and her"  marks were in the 90s as well. * -  CENTENNIAL'86 DANCE:  The first annual spring ball '  of the "Centennfal'86" Society held on Saturday night at  Elphinstone high school was  good fun, The group called  "Sunrise" includedmusic  from the Beatles, Presley, even  a medley from the .'20s, and was'  I particularly enjoyed seeing^  some very proper business peo  pie kicking up their heels^ahd;  having fun. There were some  "' pretty, slick dancers, too, ex-  pecially. Steve White^ahd his  wife who positively glided  > across the floor.  Old George Gibson (John  Burnside) and his wife Augusta "  ' Charlotte (Margaret Jones)  were there, with a tiny vignette  of their first landing in Gibsons. This neat bit���of bridging 100, years���brought into x  sharp focus the difficulties faced then, as now, and the gutsy  . people it takes to make things  > happen the way one wants them  sto.  ;The Centennial '86 Society  '��� will be leasing their attractive  kiosks for a farmers market on  Sundays, beginning April 3,  weather permitting. The charge  for rental, bf the kiosk and  space is $25 per day and a -  deposit must be made at the  , village office prior to the date.  SEA CAVALCADE:  Gibsons Sea Cavalcade,  19813 committee held its first  meeting a week ago Wednesday. Several changes are planned that will not affect the  general ( format of the  ��� cavalcade. One change is that  there will be "no general  meetings because past experience indicates lack of interest and a- waste of valuable  time. Meetings will be held,  however, with actual working  groups and associations.'  The plan is to apportion cer-  .taiitsegments of the cavalcade  to appropriate groups. We  have, therefore, invited the  Kinsmen to take over kid's day  in the park in addition to their  annual parade. Elaine Middleton will co-ordinate the  stage presentation and Cedar  Grove and Gibsons Elementary  schools have promised entries  despite holiday difficulties.  Elphinstone high school will  have its band enter into the  parade.  Nikki Weber will co-ordinate  the stage presentation on. the  wharf as she did last year.  Because Centennial '86 will  already have booths in place  and entertainment planned for  Sunday, Sea Cavalcade will  merge their plans with Centennial '86.  Dog ��bedienee  Class begins May  . Phone 886r8568 for info.  ���   WE NOW BOARD CATS  " * ' ���   "Science ��let?' Pet; Food Dealer  'i  WEST HOWE SOUND FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT  GIBSONS FIRE DEPARTMENT  PUBLIC NOTICE  OUTDOOR BURNING  WITHIN THE BOUNDARIES OF SAID DISTRICT  Under the provisions of the Forest Act and with co-operation of the  Forestry Service, the West Howe Sound Fire.Protection. District, and  serviced by the Gibsons Fire Department, will issue Burning Permits  in the following manner:,  FROM APRIL 1st TO OCTOBER 31st, 1983  Step No. 1 .���An application form obtainable at the Gibsons  Municipal Hall, South Fletcher Rd., Gibsons, will be  filled out by applicant and deposited there.  Step No. 2 ���Twice a week or as required a duly appointed Fire  Prevention JOfficer will take these application forms,  personally inspect the proposed burning site, and if  approved will upon the receipt of $5.00 issue a burning  permit.  NOTE: No permit is required for a screen covered incinerator  MEL BUCKMASTER, FIRE CHIEF  u  (  M  &\  t  (i  I'M  //���'  "BIG BIRD  Then have your mom cut out J  the picture and bring it into !  Don's Shoes. We'll put it in ���  the window and give you B  *2Moff\  four N*w ftilr of     J  seme sneer \  runners   j  i  q  r  i'.,  if  j J i  ft''  l>  ��  i!  tt  '.'I  t>  1!  "THIS WEEK ONLY"  BonTs Shoes  Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons   886-2624  END THE  ARMS RACE  '<i)<  il  3  ���X.l.  >m  :apriS23  12 NOON. A5SEMBLE.AT K.ITSILANQ PARK _    ."'���'������'..���  ",',' '���.'���.   :���  -2 p W:. RAUY.AT. SUNSET BEACH,  ..  ..   Heat Rear Adm   Eugene Carroll (Ret.) and Rey. Morar. Murray-Hayes  ���X.''.. Enteriaihrrient includes.HoJIy'Near. Ronnie Gifbert and others     .  ''���'��� SpcnsOredb.y e'Kurch Jaljour. commu .,.  ���. environmental and peace organizations ���'X!. '������-   ������ ���'.  .:>";������..'; YOU CAN MAKE THE DIFFERENCE!   '.' f .^.;  ;For'inio>malib.hv'cpn;tact End the Arms Race, 1708 West 16th Ave,, .Vancouver, 736-2366:  ' '0  ���������������S-i  '-������!���'!  yi g3R%y7gPgg��3W^  'JvrT'^vrr^''  'Sr^^*-'^*-^-"*^?^^ XXZi'-XXT  r'-v* �����< i^' fl'-'c^'\~e^'f'^  7 V^jf*--V��-_"-*.. *  ::...,....._,~"rT'!^5  Vince Both well took the grand prize in the Sunnycrest Mall Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday. Other winners,on facing page. -JobnEartaWepbelo  Pender People 'n Places  by Jane McOuat, 883-9342  Qyer this, past winter you  might have noticed in this column quite a few requests for  Pender Harbour Information  Centre volunteers.  A small but diligent group of  people have assisted the whole  community by donating their  time atjthe Information Centre.  They would not of course expect reward or for that matter  recognition, but due to the  organizing efforst of Pender  Harbour Resorts Association  organizing efforts of Pender  go urithanked.  Ruth King, of the Resorts  Association will be organizing  a dinner for all the volunteers as  a token of appreciation for a  job yyell done. When everyone  helpsi {and appreciates one  another it sure makes the Harbour a good place to live.  Another way in which we're  well taken care of is our ambulance crew. Volker Kaemling  phoned'the other night to tell  m| about bur service. The area  overed is from Wood Bay to  Egmont and we have <v20  volunteers, all have industrial  first aid tickets arid most have  emergency medical assistant  tickets. ,'  Here's some important advice from Volker Kaemling  chairman, Tim Shapcotte  secretary-treasurer, and Linda  Curtiss paid administrator. In  case of an emergency it is important tb have written direc  tion beside your phone.'.'When  you're beside yourself with fear  or injury you often can't even  remember how to get to your  own house. Write it down  noting when to turn off the  highway, how many metres  down the road to go and identify the driveway right or left.  You may think this odd, but I  can assure you, do it, because  you may be. a completely different person in an emergency.  If you have any questions  phone Volker at 883-2531 or  Linda at  883-2456.   The  ambulance number for the  whole coast is 885-5191.  On Thursday, April 14 the  Chamber of Commerce and the  community association will  jointly sponsor a one day  hospitality workshop. A  ministry of tourism representative will be there and all who  have taken a previous course  say it's absolutely great and  very interesting. There's a  limited number who may.  register (no fee) so phone Jack  Heidemaat, 883-9973 or Cliff  Stone at 883-2460  Irvine's Landing  Hall is closed  The Irvine's Landing Community Hall is now in the process of closing. It will stay open  to finish the pre-school year.  Assets of the hall will be  distributed in this way. Chairs  and tables will go to the Garden  Bay fire department. Bingo  equipment and supplies ill go to  the Egmont Corhmunity Hall.  r; There are still dishes, cutlery  and a PA system. If any  member of a legitimate community group has a use for  these please phone 883-9320.  The kiln and the stereo are both  for sale.  Anyone interested in buying  either send a sealed bid to Box  4, Garden Bay. The highest bid  will win.  The stereo is a  Technics RS-M225 cassette  deck, a Technics SUV7 integrated amplifier 80 watts per  channel and four Audiotronix  speakers, 15 to 100 watts each.  The stero has only been used  seven times and is iri excellent  condition; Its retail value is  $2,000 and the bidding will  star^atSl.OOO.'y  The kiln is a jnedium two  shelf Cress B-24-H 240 volt,  five years old. There are  various supplies, and accessories also. Bidding starts at  $150.  A few chairs and tables will  be kept at the hall in case the tot  lot finds some support .for the  hall. In this case all hall monies  will be given to the tot lot  Arts Centre plans plant sale  Over the past few months it has  been difficult to avoid the effects bf the recession. The Sunshine Coast Arts Council has  mai n t dined its prog rams  throughout this period but we  find that with higher operating  costs combined with a greater  demand for arts activities, we  are; progressively running  closer to the line.  Therefore, the arts council  must embark on a series of fund  raising events to help us. meet  our annual budget. The first of:  these events is a fund raising  plant sale this Saturday, April  9, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m; at the  Sunshine Coast Arts Centre in  Sechelt. We feel it a rewarding  ideai.o add to the beauty of the  Sunshine Coast while raising  much needed funds at the same  time.  This plant sale will offer an  enticing variety of herbaceous  perennials, groundcovers,  herbs, alpines, summer bulbs,  fruits, houseplants and shrubs  with several hard to find examples for the plant fancier.  Delicious refreshments  (quiche and cakes) will be  available inside where'an exhibition entitled Secrets of the  Grand Hotel by well-known  B.C. artist Maxwell Bates will  be on display. MacLeod's have  donated a new wheelbarrow  which will be raffled off .Plant  sales are always exciting and  this one promises to be one of  the best on the coast. Don't  miss it! Those wishing to  donate plants for the sale can  call Keith Wallace at 885-5232.  New exhibit opens  The new exhibition at the  Arts Centre at Trail arid  Medusa in Sechelt, starting  Wednesday, April 6 is The  Secrets of the Grand Hotel, a  series of 25 monoprints by the  late Maxwell Bates of Victoria,  B.C.  & Sopkia  883-2269  9m����m nM^Wm^f'Strnday  TfV <Mrfr<MM�� Baking  Opam Daily  7 a.m.  to 9 p.m.  A REAL TREAT  The series is based on vivid  childhood memories of an extended trip to England in 1912,  when the Calgary born artist  toured that country with his  parents and stayed in a series of  grand told Victorian hotels.  This exhibition has been  organized i byv the Vancouver  Art Gallery Extension Department. The dates are April 6-26.  *  V.W.'.'.W,  ^  _K  SUNSHINE COAST  | PEiST CONTROL & HEALTH SERVICES LTD.  ���ft* -  I      For Control of Carpenter Ants, Rodents and Other Pests  I OUR SPECIALTY: Pre-Treatment of Houses Under Contraction  & For Confidential  Advice and  Estimate Call  883-2531  Pender Harbour  LOCALLY OPERATED        GOV'T.INSPECTED  Gallery  art films  Three NFB films on the  theme The Artist as Social  Historian will be shown at the  Hunter Gallery in Gibsons on  Monday, April 11, starting at  7:30 p.m. Admission is free.  Thefilriisare: "Idon'thave  to work that big''-^ Joe Fafard,  ceramic spulpto^cbntem-  pbrary life in the cqimriuriity of  Pense, Saskatchewan; William  Kurelek, painter-^-Ukrainiari  pioneer life on a Prairie  homestead; and , David  Blackwood, printmaker (et-  ching)--butport life of Newfoundland sealhunters.  Coast News, April 4,1983  &��*_  PRICES EFFECTIVE: WED., APR. 6 ��� SAT., APR: 9  IT'S EASY!  PLAY  IT'S FUN!  51 WAYS TO WIN!  WIN GASH! 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Please phone 883-2612, for more information.  public Swim  Public Swim  Public Swim  Public Swim  M.T.W.T.F. 12:00 -1:00 p.m.  Sat: 2:00-4:00 p.m.  M.T.W.T.F. 6:30 ��� 8:00 p.m.  Sat. 2:00-4:00 p.m.  Public Swim      Sat. & Sun. 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.  Family Swim Sun. 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.  Adults Only M.T.W.T. 8:00 - 9:30 p.m.  Adults *n Teens        Friday 8:00 -9:30 p.m.  Ladle* Swim T.&T. 1:00-2:00 p.m.  HARBOUR GENTRE  Madeira Park ��� 883-  m> mem im Riant tb  limit Quantities  ���i'n  fry  y<-<  i>.4  ���r-  i Coast News, April 4,1983  by Kay: Purdy, 8#5-2365  Michael Burns of Books 'n' Stuff distributes the prizes in Trail Bay  Saturday. - '  Sechelt Scenario  Centre's egg-painting contest last  ���Fred Duncan pholo  Garden Club meets Wednesday  ;    by Peggy Connor, 885-9347  ; GARDEN CLUB SPEAKER:  X The talk this week at the  I' Sechelt Garden Club meeting  \ will be by vice-president of the  ; club Barry Willoughby. Infor-  '. mation on gardening in'cori-  ������ tainers is the topic.  '��� There will be a pre-meeting  '- slide presentation on flower ar-  \ ranging also by Barry. Those  ����� wishing to see the slides must be  'there by 7 p.m.  ;��� The meeting place is St.  ^Hilda's hall in Sechelt,  ^Wednesday,  April 6 at 7:30  ::P-m.  i Garden Club Tea and Show  -is on Saturday, April 16, 2-4  ; p.m. at the Senior Citizens'  ���hall, admission $1.50. Plant  ���'sale outside.       "*  ��-  r  I FOOD BANK'S  t FIRST ISSUE:  \    Sechelt Food Bank held its  i first   distribution  day  on  ''Wednesday, March 30 from  ftheir temporary spot at the  ;. Sunshine Coast Gospel Church  ;.in Wilson Creek.  ;;    Seventeen units of food were  ^dispersed to families in need of  p.a little support; A fine display  f of people helping people^      .���*.  1    Greatest need at this time is  jquarters to disperse the food.  [This takes place every second  ^Wednesday. A building is need-  I ed big enough to have the food  jready to give out and another  [spot to store the food as it is  ���gathered.  Donations of non-perishable  .food are very welcome, though  ;they do not have freezer space.  ;. Call Allison Sudeith at  885-5993 with questions or  ^answers.  j. This food is for anyone who  ;is in need. Maybe you are mak-.  ing a big effort to keep your  ibills paid and going short on the  .'nourishment of your family. If  ;so don't hesitate to pick up a  ,'food bag.  WIND-UP DANCE  SENIORS:  The Sechelt Senior Citizens  will have their final Wednesday  afternoon dance on April 6.  They thank the orchestra of  Evelyn Bushell pianist, Andy  Tapio accordion, Frank Bonin  violinist, who provided the  musk for the good times and  Elsie Elcheson, Connie Wilson  and Madge Bell for looking  after the refreshments.  ALICE HORSEMAN  WINNER:  Alice Horseman went to the  North Vancouver Music  Festival and came home with  the top trophy (91 per cent) in  the trophy winners class for her  singing. Alice also headed her  class in the local festival, which  is no surprise to anyone who  has heard her sing.  INTERMEDIATE CARE  AUCTION:  The display in the old  Bullwinkle spot in Trail Bay  Mall is of items to be auctioned,  off on April 17. Add your  donations by phoning 885-5364;  or 885-2629 for pickup.  SECHELT MARSH  society: %. yx-ixxx^xxx-r  Don't forget the change of  date for this month; the-Seehelt <  Marsh Society will meet oh  April 8, Friday, 7:30p.m. at St..  Hilda's Church Hall in Sechelt,  Guest speaker will be Wayne  Campbell,  B.C.  Provincial  Museum curator.  All are welcome.  HALFMOON BAY  VARIETY GROUP:  Saturday, April 9, the Halfmoon Bay Variety Group will  put on their Roaring '20s and  Dirty '30s show at the Senior  Citizens'  Hall in Sechelt.  Tickets at Books 'n' Stuff,'  Trail Bay Mall. The show is  sponsored by senior citizens.  SCCSS'ANNUAL   .  MEETING:  The Sunshine Coast Com  munity Service Society held its  annual meeting on MarchJO at  the Sunshine Coast Arts Centre,'Sechelt.. . :y'rXr y^xX j  Re-elected as president is  Nancy Denham; vice-president  is Jean Lubiri; secretary, Jeff  Mar us; treasurer; Dudley  Dbphoo; members, at large are  Mary Macdonald, Doug Roy  and Barbara Estey. ^  Newly elected, for two year  terms were Connie Mathers,  Frank West, Doug Roy, Paul  Kelly, Barbara Estjey, Al  Abr ahms, : and \ : R 6se  Nicholson. Re-elected board  members are Jean Lubin, Mary  Macdonald and Jeff Marus."  The regular meeting of the  Sechelt  auxiliary hospital  branch was held on March 10  wjth ipresident Bett^7; Laidlaw1  wclco^irl^7 numbers;X        -"'  Ther^ign^ip^v6f?6ur vice-  president jPeg Flummerfelt was  received and accepted, with  regret. It is hoped that she will  stand for office at a later date.  Mary Bannerman has con-,  sented to finish the term as vice-  president. /V  The large quilt, to be raffled  soon, is completed and is a  credit to all the members who  worked so hard to finish it.  Judy Steele volunteered to be in  charge of the raffle. We now  need another volunteer to head  the committee for the next  quilt.  Our annual spring luncheon  will be held on Thursday, June  2 in the senior citizen's hall  from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.  The.auxiliary gift shop in the  hospital is in constant need of  knitted goods especially baby %  sets and bed jackets. Contact  Mary Banner* 885-9562 fori  wool and patterns. /-Vc  It is good to have our lif|'..  member Ada Dawe back with x.  us after her stay in the hospital.  The first meeting of the Sun- v  shine Coast auxiliary to St..:  Mary's hosph^alvjwith,the pre-;  sent six auxiliaries as branches,^  was held on March 22. Annual .  reports from- the auxiliaries  were given and the first slate of  officers was elected headed by  Edith Simmons as president?  Next meeting of the. Sechelt  hospital auxiliary branch will  be held-in St. Hilda's' hall on .  Thursday, April 14 at 1:30 p.m.  Have a happy Easter holiday. X\  x.   '. X'  ' ' '   '      :  Audrey's  Modern Coffee Makers supplied  & serviced' at ho charge  JPay only for supplies  you use  No office too big  or too small  [NEVER RUN OUT  Sunnycrest Merchants  Association  ' v.  is pleased to announce  THE WINNERS  '" ' " of its ��  -    ' ���  EASTER EGG HUNT  _. s50.00 GRAND PRIZE WINNER-  Vince Bothwell  SECONDARY PRIZE WINNERS  Julie Storey  Michael Hahn  Richard Cleland  Jennifer Seltenrich  L^sa Ban-  Ron Mahoney  Brad Gregorchuck  Daniel Poisson  Laura Stubbs  Garner Boyce  Shawna-Lee Wood  Jason Walker  Chris.Leightpn  ChrisXumsden  PushpaPillai  Kitnberly Bohn  Jason Robinson  Janiell McHeffey  Nick & Mike Drombolis  Kim Pearsell  Lee Thomas  I     .   anawna-Lee wood a  Province of  British Columbia  Ministry of  Transportation  arid Highways  NOTICE OF INTENT  Gibsons Highway  District  Notice is given, pursuant to Section 9(4) of the  Highway Act, that the Ministry has received ah application to discontinue and close a portion of  road allowance on Grassy Point, North thormanby Island, adjacent to Lots 4 & 5, D.L 2019, Gp. 1,  N.W.D.  And that such closed road allowance be vested,  pursuant to Section 9(2)(c) of the Highway Act.  Spring  O /     ^lionto  V       /     ��  ^V / D.L. 2019  BUCCANEER  BAY  ��Oio "  STRAIT    OF GEORGIA  THE GAP  A plan showing the proposed road closure may be  viewed at Gibsons District Office, Seamount Industrial Park, Gibsons, B.C., during office hours.  Any person having an objection to this application for road closure, should do so in writing to the  undersigned not later than May 9, 1983.  T.M. Forsyth  District Highways Manager  For: Minister of Transportation  and Highways  ���Box 740  Gibsons. B.C. 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All Canadian residents lb years and j  oldor may ontor except Tim-BR-Mart i  employees and their families. Winning entries >  will be drawn May 15, 19S3. Prizes must be !  claimed within two weeks. Np substitution j  may be, made. Winners will be required to I  . answer a time limited, skill-testing question. I  , Each entrant agrees to abide and be bound by I  these rules. j   1 1  I  I  ROOFING  50 lb. Roll Roofing Black    $1 3.*�� roll  BARBECUE ENTRY  I      NAME  |      ADDRESS.  I  CITY (TOWN)  I      PHONE ____!  '  WESTBEM*  GAS BARBECUE  Ing area, wooden hai  259  Modal No. TE-370-3. 370 tq. in. cooking area, wooden hondla.  duel up-front control*, puth ': ^^ as_e _iW0_a*  button ignition. .temperature mram ���P*_F���t^*%  gauge, I aide shelf, twin burner. Mj ���_v?A_B '*&.  warming rack, tank lever indicator (propane tank not Included). .  DOORS  2/6 x 6/8 x 1 3/8 KD  2/8 x 6/8 x 1 3/8 KD  *34.**ea  2/8 x 6/8 x 1 3/4 S/C  Mahogany Sill  & Brick Mold  4 1/2" Jamb  $129.����ea i>ga,ggg��fwgag��gt��-wwwi  Coast News, April 4,1983  sV^'  v*v." ��\\ ;-:��;''.*'- : "-1*- ��� :  v"��OiTi;W���4nesdjty^Mar?liA, a"  group of Sunshine Coast  writers met'-to' organize a  writer's union. The new7group,  to be Called fhe^Pennisula  Writers' F6rge,'is dedicated to  encouraging, promoting and  publishing the work of; writers  from Port Mellon to Pender  Harbour. It will be affiliated  with the'Community Arts  Council and will meet on the se-  cond Wednesday of\, each  month at the Sechelt Arts Centre. "  The writers' forge has three  objectives.    -   , ' *���      <   ,.  first, it will provide a forum  for sharing information on  writing classes, contests for  writers  markets.  and,   publishing  Second, at each monthly  meeting, it will sponsor a  speaker from the world of  writing/ booJksellin,g,  or  publishing.  Third,'it will organize at least  one writers' contest per year.  All entries will be judged by a  well-known writer pr editor,  with the best work awarded a  place in the group's own anthology which will be sold  through bookstores.  Membership in the writers'  forge is not restricted to  published writers. It is open to  all Sunshine Coast residents  who love to create with  words���novels, short stories,  poems, articles, how-to items,  philosophical essays, plays,  biographies ot what have you.  Annual fees are $10 and $5 for  full-time students. If you write  or want to write and just need a  little encouragement,, join the  other writers of the Coast on  Wednesday, April 13, 7:30 to  10:00 p.m. at the Arts Centre in  Sechelt.  Members & Guests* Welcome    j  | A tiny? boy'faith*?&' tiny  viQlijf^^a^^nsfnif^s. jm^,ivp&^ibililies ^  t presented %,the Suzuki method: (Se&ilem belbW,)   ' V.V*      \>Jy  M -      ' ���:.*. ���   ">(>'T*t ���Photolourlesy AlynneSh)nneL>'f.  ^Children's violin  %  lessons promoted  ��v'l*��      V *  ���.<.-.*   J.* ���>���  A violin Vtudy;prb_irtmime is  possible TStfo#.f6'f'ihe Sunshine  ::Coast. ExcellentVpiano, voice,  and    band X, experiences   are>  ! available here, but without the  stringed'-instruments much- of  ! the world's great music is lost  tous.iV-v^*Vi;;; , . j  Dr. Suzulki vra#*bnce asked  to teach aTour yearpld to. play  Violin. He* declined, but later  realized that thisf youngs boy  had already^mastered the difficult Japanese language'.  Surely he-could teach him the  universal Janguage-T-music-^r  wi&?S8��Ss_:3��888.*>��2>>6. c-"sa��ca��B��8��'<��<'v����*i .������:  ByHhe same method. '. '  This "mother-tongue"  method, the Suzuki pro-'  gramme, can begin in our  community with students age  four and up. Parental involvement is an important success  "factor.  Capilano College will consider this course proposal  seriously when enough community' ^interest is shown.  Phone Alynne Shinness at  886-2660 to voice approval or  ask questions. u  2=3  J;"���^*|gW^*.*iTHE STARS FROM ,-  ��� J8ffl?��"Sflto?S5S��5Ea^lX KQ5&3*B&&S*ZrX ��"*�� ;��SK*8-* aMQ88e^',<��jr*��MS><ere-  SBSS  * * f  Y&f^x-;,^ ,/"**'  by fallen Shandler  riU-10 ''>'���'���'���������'  When you feel yourself reaching to stress this week, take a  fstroll with Papa Neptune! The  Sa's soothingvibrations are  especially potent now, helping  us to transcend our limited  perspective and to regain a view  of an overall plan.  ARIES (Mar. 21-Apr. 19)  A troublesome week is in  store, Aries; for some possibly  illness or the passing of a loved X  one. You have the strength of  conviction and faith to pull you  through. |n material matters,  frustrating standstills contaitp;/  the germination of mariy1 ���  potentials.  TAURUS (Apr. 20-May 10)  Harmonious change con- :  tinues due to ypur persistence  and patience and if you over- .  come stubborn streak., Acidic-;  tion to glamour, romance and  intrigue will, only hold you  back.    Re-think    values.  Cultivate sharing.  GEMINI (May 21-June 21)  Swift decisions are called  for. Rather than relying ori advice, spend time inside your  head. Obstructing veils in mind  become cobwebs that brush  away if you; listen to heart.  Discretion arid subtle expres- ;  sion of power dissipates worrying financial circumstances.  CANCER (June 22-Ju��y 22)  If you have been waiting for   ..  an auspicious climate to inaugurate new undertaking,. >r  now is the time to act. Overly v  intensive involvement in your  dreams and schemes-can cause- <  failure and loss of important  contacts however, because you   ,  interpret other ideas negatively ,t  and drive people away.fv.-���? ?-���>X\  LEO (July 2��Aug. 22)  Unexpected confrontation,,  operis heart, and test's ethical  beliefs in fire of life experience.  Allow part of self to remairi a  pholosophical witness and you  can pull it off; Prudence dic^v ;.  tates waiting game and pro- ..  tracted discussions re financial    .  or career adventure. Dig fish  pond near home.  VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)  You must cease blaming and  criticizing others when things  don't go your way. You are   ���  master of your .fate.  Your / .  behaviour elicits types of  response from others. Clarity  .,������ within dissolves nervousness  arid fear. You can surmount  anything..  -LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23)  Progress in unfoldment of  vocation in line with growth  'continues. Investment of time  is important, communication  and foundational promotion  essential. Defeats now are due  ftp inappropriate wording and  : lack of delicacy and are opportunities, to polish diplomatic  ';taet.'7';r;7  SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22)  v   Fate wjll give you a hard ride  '  as^long^ as you persist in attempting to manipulate others. This  insistent message is a nuisance  J know;-yet development of a  ��� gentle receptivity now will  ��� enable you to sail smoothly  through Pluto's upcoming ten  year residence in your sign.  SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-  Dec. 21)  In an emergency you have  the strength of spirit to turn the  tide toward triumph. You must  learn to exercise and balance  choice about when to apply  self-discipline and when td party. Be perhaps a moderate extremist in both areas at different times.  CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-  Jan.19)  ���_'������������' Intense encounters with  ���member of opposite sex  clarifies stage of development  of the masculine in you (if you  :j- be woman) or the feminine (if  ydii'beniari). Reflection on this  ^is more, imperative than continuation of relationship. In  matters of .leadership, Release  Overactive sense of responsibility and enjoy.  AQUARIUS (Jan..20-Feb. 18)  ;.   Explicit cpmmunication  with beloved friends brings  happiness and lucidity. Shared  work runs so smoothly it feels  Tike one organism operating.  ���An excellent week ,for.��dining  together in celebration.  JPTSCES (Feb. 19-Mar. 20)  Life is a spiralling process;  therefore await recurrence of  beginning at a "higher" level.  Desire for retribution will  retard process. Yet tendency to  give top much must be balanc- ,  . ed, particularly iri love relationship.   " ;  CABARE1  presents  50's & 60's  ROCK'N'ROLL  -���*'      ��rr  ���-��t\Ji  * - "*���    in J  -Ji  ni ^,.  it*  SIS  PURE COLD will take you back through time with a  superb show including costume change greased  hair and million selling hits from the 50 s through  the late 60's that will till the dance tloor including  ^p***f  J  vn��  ���>r%  ,'kv.  m:  >'��?  m*  in AT ME NICE        l  GLORIA  WALK DON'T RUN  SPLISH SPLASH  ���   PRETTY WOMAN  CHARLIE BROWN  HOUND DOC  FUN FUN FUN  I'M WALKIN  '' GOOD GOLLY MISS MO 111  BLUEBERRY HILL  SUMMERTIME BLUES  LAST KISS  LOVE POTION �����*  STEPPIN OUT  LUCILLE  SATISFACTION  KANSAS CITY  BIRD DOC  SUSIE Q  DADDY'S HOME  ROCK AROUND THE C IOC K  MOTHER-IN-LAW  AMERICAN BAND STAND  THE LION SLEEPS TONIGHT  ROUND AND ROUND  MACK THE KNIFE  JOHNNY B GOOD  -     ROCK-N-ROLL MUSIC  THAT 11 BE THE DAY  SUMMERTIME  WIPE OUT  'GREAT PRETENDER  PIPELINE  ONLY YOU  SEA CRUISE  SMOKE CETS IN YOUR EYES  RESCUE ME  HONKY TONK  LOCOMOTION  TEQUILA  ITS MY PARTY  DON'T BE CRUEL  GREAT BALLS OF FIRE  RETURN TO SENDER  AT THE HOP  WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE  EARTH ANGEL  CAN'T SIT DOWN  LOVING FEELING  LITTLE DARLIN  LOUIE LOUIE  MEMPHIS  GINNY GINNY  IAILHOUSE ROCK  LONG TALL SALLY  HEARBREAK HOTEL  PEGGY SUE  WEAR MY RING  RAVE ON  TEDDYBEAR                      ^  BLUE MOON  SURFIN SAFARI  PAPA-OOH  ALL SHOOK UP  RUN AROUND SUE  GET A (OB  THE WANDERER  CHANTILLY LACE  CANDY MAN  WHOLD LOTA SHAKIN  DUKE OF EARL  BLUE SUEDE SHOES  TELSTAH  REBEL ROUSER  BYE BYE LOVE  ALL 1 HAVE TO DO IS DREAM  TWIST AND SHOUT  TOSSIN AND TURNIN  BATTLE OF NEW ORLEANS  PEPPERMINT TWIST  PROMISED LAND  TWIST  TOWN WITHOUT PITY  .WOOLV BULLY  ONLY THE LONELY  ROLLOVER BEETHOVEN  CRYING  ROCKIN ROBIN  SKERRI  FEVER '  "BIG GIRLS DON'T CRY  HEAT WAVE  PARTY DOLL  TUTTI fRUTTI  SWEET 16  SURFIN USA  TEEN ANGEL  HELP ME RHONDA  TEENAGER IN LOVE  DEVIL WITH THE BLUE DRESS ON  Monday to Saturday  Thursday is LADIES' NIGHT  featuring   'CARLOS'  No Cover,Charge Before 9:30 p.m.,Sorry, guys. No admittclnce/until 10 p./n.  PASSES VALID MONDAY ��� SATURDAY  X      Every MONDAY is  Mexican Night!  ELPHIE'S Mond ay - "Sat urday  HOURS    :       8 pm.- 2 am  Closed Sunday  PROPER DRESS REQUIRED  ������(At I'lif (list j.ifl'ii'Mi'ol (he ;M.iiia<|<TiH'nl)  .' Nii-vj;tX, the* (')me'na Hc^tviurvirit, fjibsoris. Landing 886-^8161  .L(jver.:Clharcjv: Theirs, r ri. & Sat..  *  * J -i��A?*HaU';����*-4*-wi  Members; of Suncoast Players rehearse for ihe production Of  original play to be shown at Chatelech Secondary School, Thursday through Saturday of this week. ���John Burnslitt pholo.  Si*;  r  '���. r::XX^rxxx^'M:Mr^x^s^ ^xxrrXiXX^.xrx .* ���> xq  i Sunsmnj^^ : l.r*  al ^ftririniifist f^nn^wnt^wac' ; .^SathWlaridi'feride 4 - rianiei Johnson:    ,   ��� rir  The  ^Festival?  l|heiaias|Frjdl  ^school ""'"'" v'  ������. g^rforni|d^iir|  > ||pieces|w|^|^il;|;*;:.:  ; ^'School 5.B|^^^  . ^Schoolj   i- '��� ';',,!  f ^School. Choir:    Langdale Primary     .���  |||choir. 'x >'.."���;;. ';:���"���: ���     '������'''";��� ;.i. ,���'  & Junior Piano Classes: ''.'���'��� X-'XXT. X.  . 'v Baroque - Erin Davison. Classicial  .���!&-Jasmine Pomer. Canadian - Patricia  ^Hammond. Modern - Jasmine Poirier.    :  ��X Barfok - Shane Ahrens. Contemporary ;;;N'  ��'--Erin Nprgan. iiJiiei - Sarah and:'  ^Jonathan Shinnes;t;     '������ X^;y   l-XX...-.  Jv Instrumental Group:    Gibsons  p^Elementary School Stage BaAcLV     -<:.  :}|f��chbo(^ehtflT:^  /''0ermediaw'Chbir.;i::_ir; :..r':.'\       ��� ''-.X X'.X ���  ' ^Intermediate Pianq''Claisses:;     '%,XXX% X  Sparoque-Kimberley Watts. Classical  ||>Naomi Hunter and; Lisa Gillies; "tie.  ^Canadian;- Susanna Barrett. Modern  '-Susanna Barrett. Bartok - Shane   '"  ;. ? ;Ahrens. Contemporary - Susanna Bar-  ^pre'tt. Duet;,-,Susanna Barrettvand  i0asmiriQ Ppirierl/:> ;iv;^--  ^Junior Vocal Solo:    Deanna Cat17:   7  ^l^anac'h.l^j';'..':���������.������":.-. ������ '--XX'X XXyX   '^XX-X  xmmtofiy&$ 'X  anachand Karen'BQ0throyd:v'>;>;  ���,���'.���.������: ,.XX. Arcade of Mysteries  yr"-y "���";/yxPM^xyrxry r^  Dispensing details in a level,  almost-pendaritic voice that  -doesn't echo the underworld at;  all, Herb moves-froiri item to ,���'  - item in the small room. Now he  stands beside another table ori  whieli repose three; wfctt-  sculpted, remarlcably-lifelike  heads: They represent a Caiica-;,  sian woman with glasses arid  two   dark-skinned   men;.  Somehow, in conjunction With  'these effigies j- Herb Wilson's  face acquires a grim; almbst-  tnalevolentcast.. xr-rxxyr,.,.:XX  -������: ���'.���'.���Here-   we    have    the  murderess, Mrs. McDonald  and;   her    two    Mexican  hirelings, "he observes gravely. ^She cold-bloodedlyeiigdsr  7 ed these assassins to take'the  life of her daughter-in-law  whom she suspected of having  -an illicit relationship witti her  ^husbarid. The plot was "un|v  ixvyered by dilig;erit^h^e^rlc  arid all'three cprispiratow paid  illegitimate price. ;These^and^  S^^l^^l^e oilier likepessesVihciderital^v  knpwri Scaridanavian^sculptbri;^  Who wishes, for prbfe��i6nail||  irjeasohs,;   7 ltd r' xXitemiutr.:.  m  mond; Grade 3 - Jason Weir; Grade 4  ^Senior Vocal: '{  .^Section iB,"'- Ted Hansen. 65 years or  ^: over: Walter James.Duet - Josephine,  .^flanimpnd and Ted Hansen.: v  ^Senior Piano Classes:   :.    ���������     ���"'���"���  .Baroque r Jenny Sutherland. Classical  t]S-Jenny;:Sutherlanci. Modern'-.. Jenny  ^Sutherland. Romantic - Rogene Talen-  -rtto. Bartok - Rogene Talento. Contem-  ^ porary - Deanna Cattanach and Daniel  ^ohnseh,tie. '.'.���,;���.: :;'���������'-;'...  ; Special Awards: ������ \ r'-./  | Mary Brooke Trophy for Canadian  SXtomposers - Susanna Barrett;; Mae  ^Freer Trophy for^Sight Reading-Ar-  ithur Griffiths. Arts Council Bursaries:  ��� Piano- r "Susanna Barrett,j Vocal  ^Josephine Hammond. ['''  ^Senior Vocal: X . XX..:[X":-  7 Solo, Section A - Alice; Horsthan."..  t Choir -Pender Harbour Community  .|,cnpir. i xxxXxx xy'y. x-xy.y. ��� ���������  .|i*Special Ensenrbie. Class: .,.  ^Voice -f Alice iHorsman; Piano"���>���,���; C;.'.-:  ^Wilson.*. Guitars - 1<J.'Webber diid F.  if'Carmenv ���. :-'i'L:;'-^i;H;t.:->-; ��� '"-  vl^Did notcbnipete for an avyard. y ���.'���'V-' XX  ;��Piano - Classical:   Grade '��� 1. > vGrani;  ^vOlsen; Graded-Cindy-Baker; Grade3  piJasmine Ippirier; Grade 4 -"Naomi  ���CHunter; Grade 5 - Lisa Gillies; Grade 6  %- Monica-^Gillies; Grade? ;T Sandra  "Xf -SusarihafiBarrettj^Grade 5 - Denise -X  'VFoxall; Grade 8 - Deanna CattanachV7XXf��  '���'. Modern j^mj^osersj';  Pre-grade ���:,'1>^;'<  -Kerrie Ja'rdlnie; Grade  1 - Seati'^  Puchalski; Grade2 ^.'Jennifer Copping;.  Grade 3 *V' Jasmine. Pbirier;;Grade .4  ;  -Susanna; Barrett; Grade 5 - Jonathan  ^unterj^Gfad^|B��� - Jaspn^Gififfiths;  Girdle 8 s|/Jeniy|Sutheriahd; Grade 9:  -Marian Passmbfe; 'Grade lOfvFayb-  ; Birkin.  ;>r^ -^ ��� ���yy:.##?-f���.���'<������  Roman^ic7Composers:    GracJe 9  ������ -Rogene Talento.    X'X X... XXXy- vv  Piano - Bartok:   Grade It jpriii  Davison; Grade'ri-:-^Patncia-'ikamr}  ; mond; Grade :3: - (iJfas^ne^Pbirierji:  Grade 4. - Suzanne Wilson; Grade 5 \  -Shane Ahrens; Grade cr- Brandi Greg-  gain; Grade-'.8j'"i.:, Jenny Sutherland;  Grade 9 - Rogene Talento^ >i ���  Piano -, Contemporary Music:   Pre-  grade 1 /Pre-school - Eriii Norgah; Pre-  grade 1/school age -Kimberly Phillips;  Grade 1' -!Aaron^ Hamjltoh; Grade 3  -Jasmine .Jfpiner^iGracfe^ - Susanna  Barrett; Grade't5'������'-��� Shaiie Ahrens;  Grade 6 - Brandi Greggain; Grade 8  -Deanna Cattanach; Grade 9 - iDaniel  ..Johnson...; ���,��� UX,X'.. ^'��� ���:'!���'   "'v-'V-:iXX'X  Piano -Duets:. Grade71 - Sarah and  Jonathan Shiiiness; Graded^iKarenf  and Kpree Beyser; Grade 4 - Susanna  Barrett aii/i ^ai|nine Ppirier;7(jradei 6  -Monica Gillies and Tanya Pederseh;!  Grade 8 - Deanna Cattanach and Janet '  ' ButchervA;7"7.^;'/'': y-X "X. 'X: XXX''^X  Piano���- Sight Reading:   Grade 1  -Sarah Shinness; Grade 5 - Arthur Grif- ���  fiths; Grade 6-Jason Griffiths; Grade  ;7 - Sahdr'a'-Vahdergeest.l'.'..'���':":-',' XtyvXXX  Junior Yocal:- ,s-12 years and iirtderlv"  -Leslie Hethey; 16 years and under t  -Deanna Cattanach; Duet - Deanna  Cattanach and Karen Boothroyd. ^.'X.  Senior yVobal: - 65X years -V.a'ndXX.  over/Sacred, - iSecuIar arid Musical '^y  Operetta -Walter' Jame^;j;'^^:"j  :;frbrn|^   ;ltesa^sj;iriv:;  clutchinig a blc*odstairied  knifer "represents th^ Jegenr  dafy villain, Jack^heRipper^I:  am sure^'most ofaypupiire<,  familiari^with his;'grues^riieiV  r theories as\kx> who he actually  was but liis true videntit^Tielf  |riiains a mystery. T^isis^tJne  X scuiptor's^ingehious concept7  : tioribf what the kiUer may well;;  : have looked iikev"7        4ff L  %y '?'On :^:7co^traryi'VLHerb;:'';:  ���; muses,f turning: to'the jriext  yreplica; "this"isiaii e^relmelv;  7'^<c c ii ra tcj^fi'ke riei^;|bf^thie^  ;^:dhl Cjafgp?''-gan^��i^  Capone. Having crossed paths  ^with him, early in his career, I  can testify tp this fact. I found  him a crude, rather ordinary  ;m^^He had a violent temper  xTioweVer,' wKich^:Jgkve him an  : unfbrturiate^di^regard for ;  77hJ^an, U fe'J:'ar��ip^  exceptionally bad hiimbur, the ;  .day he'ordered the St, Valen-  K>  tine's ;Day Masi^acre^^Mr.;?  Capone was never convicted of  t^is arid many^ ;pthCT��^pital  crimes. He spent hjs declining ^  years,, in.; AIcatraz;#rison',J  ho^weyer;} ;ori atiax-eyasib  "4  '' 7Firially,f we ?hayeVJphrii  .': DiHinger]^ WUso^toncludes^  I tapping the bust of a moustach-  |ed,;roughlyhandsomeman. He  ?^^^e:;riibst famous of that  "gfolip     of     Midwestern  xr.  Xi  , desperadoes that included  ) Machine Gun Kelly, Baby Face  Senior ;ybeal(;V$ectiphV"B/Sacred4;  Nelson,' Alvin (Creepy) Karpis  Ijjand Ma Barker. Since he was v  ^active during my own in-n^>  X-xXXj; xiarqeration, I never made his; ^  _,-,..,-..,  ,    ^    -������..���. Xy^.y', acquaintance. Mrv Dilliriger<'XX  |?^^Mj,sf WPgmffljg^ hadlan extreme7fondness forS77;  Hansen; Duet- Josephme Hammond :T 5   it-7, iiii���Uo^��; ���ifp-iii^ ��^-AiitaW'fc7  .and^Ted^H-mser*.Se^|m7'A^Sac^dlf^*7^omPW^Of the OppOSUe  -  '-Josephine;;Hainmond;';.'Sectioiv%^;|  ,-AV['SecoJaVi:j;j.:Faye..v'B^  7 A/Musical lor; JOperetta^- Josephine r  Hammond; Section/'A^Oi^i^^AJicej-^  tHbfsmafi.'; yXiXX. .y ���'.,'.. :~^MM$#$y?\j  Seniors Choirs:   Pender  Community/Choir;.'.'. ������; XX; X.  x* - ggx and this ledtbhisidowrifalLf7  Hx  *:���  Harbour  He was lured -intp arijbush by  the fariibus ^iadyin Red''-^-a  lEiedejr al^ aecpiri pi i c e���-a:n d  perishedin^hJaUbfbullets?' \  ^.^v^erfeiie: jh^|i^ansted\thej  rath;er^S(^t)|^ of the;  Arcade of Mysteries, Herb  Wilson invites questions! "Did  you actually shake the hand of  Jesse James?" asks someone,  referring to the barker's spiel.  "No, my friend j he was a little before my time," explains  Herb. "But I was privileged to  shake the hand of his brother  Frank when I was 12 years old.  It was iri St. Louis, Missouri in  1893. The outlaw was lecturing  at a theatre there; and spoke  most regretfully about his  violent youth."  After a few more minor  queries, the group files out.,  Herb Wilson moves over to  greet several new arrivals.'  "Good everiingV*' he ��� says.  "Permit me toiritroduce  myself:"       ���  x :.        Tbbecontinued.  Coast News, April 4,1983  ��p^X^Q0^^r^0s Klr!e;g %tiirsl#  OFFICE ELECTRONICS  AND  OFFICE SUPPLIES .  FREE Delivery to Gibsons Available .  Wharf Street, Sechelt 885-3735  stationary ���Qtfiee furniture  ���calculators  Gany's Crane Service  Tandem Truck   6 Ton Crarre  1 & Deck or 40' Trailer  Garry Mundell  886-7028  ��HI NeWsv Classifieds  mmmm  iiiaii  On the  Ine  First in Convenience &  First in Service  DROP OFF  YOUR CLASSIFIEDS  XXm IN PENDER HARBOUR X<m<X  Taylor *��� Card��n  Bay Store  Madeira Park  :-v  M3-9414  im IN HALFMOON BAY Wi����  B& J Store  ; :���  885-943S:;,,:,: C|  mmm m sechelt mmmm  Books & Stuff k  Emma's  your dassifiedsin Garden Bay^; : y'x--.  smm IN ROBERTS creek mm$  ScarlewMarket  885-3400  wxmm in Gibsons mmmm  Adventure  ,-Eloctronlcs  Radio/haek  8S6-721S  ftwrnsz lomt Viitaft w$mw  ���M  Coast News  xi\  on  School District  y^ministrative^G^^  ':\1i  The Commission on School District Administrative Costs  has been established by the Hon. William Vander Zalm.  Minister of Education, to investigate possible cost savings  in the administration of B.C. school districts. The Commissioners are Mark W. Sager. Chairman, arid Allan G. Stables.  The Commission is to examine school district operations, including  administration costs, in order to:   .  (a) determine the functions of school district administrators;  (b) determine the appropriate percentage of the total operating costs  inareas'cohsideredtobehJgh:andwill:      7  (c) examine the variance in the percentage from district to district:  (d) examine possible recommendations to reduce costs in areas  considered to be high.  The review will also include studies of:  (1) The number of administrators and the administrative structures af  the school district level.  (2) The optimal geographic arrangements for school districts.  (3) Grouping of school districts for business and maintenance purposes  while remaining independent on educational issues.  The Commission will arrange for and hold regional public  meetings and personal examinations of the issues as  required.  The Commission will report its findings to the Minister of  Education no later than September 1.1983.  (���:���  ���'-t  *:,'  ��.-:  -.I.'  i:..  i. \  %���"������  .^i .  i -���'  t  *.  > .'  *  i ���  ���.��<���;���  "  4 ���  ip  i-i  ���* v  .<,'  J.'',  'O  $���������  * '  * ���  -�� t  \-"  '���'���<;  i  y  ��� i;  ���.  *'"���  *t "I  i��;  *?  '��:} '  ���  A'--  nr  ty  '-it*--  :\Y  ��S  *ij|  y..  I  9  Z"x  ; i  M  m  The Commission will hear submissions from the public:  I Monday April 11,7:30 pm  Room llTA Building  Capilano Gollege. North Vancouver  Written submissions will be received until May 15.1983.atthe  Commission's office: Commission on School District Administrative Costs  ���Ministry of Education   ���  7451 Elmbridge Way  Richmond. B.C.    -^  V6X1B8  PROVINCE OF BRmSH COLUMBIA  MINISTER OF EDUCATION,  HON. W. VANDER ZALM  I J Coast News, April 4,1983  ^h,\y i  *, * j-M  J^  Open  1 i>aV-  j\  \Me<  V?Ejen -Si  i ^ S f4�� fr* ���� *��*   9 ����� H  BBlJasgb    II!  _     K jure* tsrij  y.^  o^r  .4?-  JJ*>-:  ' Day by Day       Item by Item  We do more for you in providing Variety, Quality  & Friendly Service.  >  WE RESERVE TH^ftlGHT  TO LIMIT QUANTITIES  Gower Point Rd., Gibsons  886-2257  1  FREE DELIVERY TO THE WHARF  -. tm  x SSL/ W4  KS_ ���  *s  ***,  *<*  kg  Kraft Cheese  grated  pa rmesan 250 gm  Monarchy  margarine    3/1.69  454 gm  3.29  California Navel  ORANGES  Arizona Ruby  GRAPEFRUIT 53*  California   <  LEMONS  Texas!; V <?'vi v  ���1.08  California  MANDARIN  ORANGES $1.74  Okanagan Red Delicious  lb. bag  $1.0Q  M.19  6/49  ri><     ��� .  .*  kg  kg  '���4L"  .^���^iiC-A  r?'.i  APPLES 74  *S  1.00  ^���"^���Wi  y-  ^  "if-i  *$v  9, j/i*  ... 500 gm  i *> >��� <--*.     >-\i>  2.39  425 gm  1.89  .pkg. 6  large french  rrolls  ic  || OurOwn Freshly Baked  date  squares      P*g,* 1.69  Cadbury  hot  chocolate  Cereal  cheerios  "ft. <.  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I was frantically machining camper cur-  \ tains so that the moose wouldn't be able to watch us  % doing whatever it is that two adults, two children, a  \ dog and a cat do while they are camping in the rain.  *: Monopoly anyone?  \ My true love rharched manfully between living room  \ and camper bearing vast piles of goodies. The living  t  room seemed no emptier!  J 'finished the curtains!" I exclaimed with glee. I  [rushed off to the camper and hung them up, then stood  | back���if you can dp that in a camper!���to admire  ? them. What came next has been censored. Somewhere  between the measuring of the curtains and the making  of them,every thing had turned sideways and now we  will always be able to see out and conversely the  moose will always be able to gaze in!'   ^  My true love looked as fhough he was1 about to  laugh, but then he thought better of it and took his  frenzied female back into the house before she could  rip the wretched things off the windows. "Let's have  some of that delicious dessert you've been promising  me all day," quoth he.  Drambuie Mousse  4 eggs/separated . '���  10O ml sugar  200 g cream cheese  150 ml whipping cream  45 ml Drambuie  1. Whisk*the egg whites until standing in stiff peaks.  Set aside in a cool spot. '--  2. Beat the   egg yolks and sugar until (emon yellow  in colour, about 5 minutes. *  HDP Booh-rore  886-7744  Go*e' P.O'At Road. '  *V-:.<a��:  THE BEST  OF BRIDGE  Volumes 1 & 2  Our Plumbing-Co.  Is As Close  As Your Phono.  ���X   '���"      Serving the/ ���'���'. -XX.  Sunshine^'Criastr''   x  Seaside Plumbing Ltd.  886-7017  All Y*�� Ni��9  F.r  eUTTHRQAT  SAIK90N  sXry'  CilBSOiVSi!  'm^&y,  MAUBiBiTj  3.    Whip the cream and Drambuieuntil standing in  ' s6ft peaks. -    .  4. Gently stir the yolk and' the' cream mixtures  together then very delicately fold in the egg whites.  Put in the freezer.  5. Do this in the morning, give it a stir at noon, and  eat it in the evening. And by the way, don't let the kids  lick the beaters���much too good to waste on them!  6. At lunch time make some raspberry sauce. You'll  need: 250 ml raspberries (fresh or frozen), juice of 1  lemon, 100 ml sugar. Bring slowly to the boil, crushing  the raspberries, simmer very gently uncovered for 5  minutes, then'strain to remove the pips.  7. When it's serving time, spoon the mousse into sundae glasses and spoon room temperature raspberry  sauce overtop���enjoyj  Happy camping,  Nest Lewis  "REftLWIN"  m-  ;IS77��;  aweek  ���wel  Smbked  ? ;  il^s^fecs  &?  &  1.   Fill Out & Clip  ^Fillets'-  >r-, ���--���  886-9303  W9m  \HHG-7H&&  {il^[^ v;" ;. h Attach Your Saies siip^f5  ^e��^   '% 3:   Return to Ken's Lucky Dollar  Draw to be made 5 p.m. every Sunday.  -   - "'-  Name_ /. Tel. 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Some people have already got things started,  others like to wait a bit.,With all the warm weather  we've had the season is certainly well advanced. It is  to be hoped that at the time when we want really warm  growing weather, it won't turn wet and cold. This can  cause seeds to rot in the ground.  I haven't gardened in years, but there was a time  when I did.' Some people only put, in the fresh  vegetable variety such as, radishes, green onions, lettuce, etc. Others do the whole bit including beets,  cucumbers, cabbage, cauliflower, carrots, turnips, etc.  I remember a mistake I made one year when I put in  all my seeds at the same~~-time for radishes, green  onions and lettuce. It all matured at the same time and  what a waste of material, time and effort. I learned to  space out the seedings so*that.there .was a crop of  Shop with confidence.   ;-  _> > .      '...��� ���."���'���.������,��.'.'���������.  Our prices are very competitive.  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Get your seeds  now while selections are complete.  %  ���>  ft,  XL'  us.  *2  ''REAL WIN"  lVeL*la7��  Winner # 138  Gibsons  $50 Grocery Draw Winrter  , clinic  .PHARMACY  Ask for  details about  our  PATIENT  R��CORD>  886-8191  Next to Medical Clinic Gibsons  I ;rrX~,7  m* rx  m* .-���;.���>���������. y  Mte: ���������?";��� ���:  sP**:";  '< :  tgm ���     -  Hf XXx'������   Succulent'C-if^  (f^|#Available' Evenjngs.  Landing Bcanty &  ���"^fflUirbtBr Shop  0PEM;-"6.:bAY8. A WEEK^  ���:   2 Barbers  3 Hairdressers  l  S���'&  886-3916  Vkiiitp  Vegetable  Sonp J8i.l5  Meat & Cheese  Ban $1.60  886-2936 i '���** rvS����-> ��� <��v-. *j*j^t (��� ^. ^  Nfjsrt-iwr-- v-li*-~*�� -����**  12.  Coast News, April 4,1983  Youth soccer completed its  season with a division VII tournament with round robin ac-  tjon between two local teams  from Sechelt and Gibsons and  tjwo teams from Powell River.  * The local teams had their  hands full against seasoned  competition and players who  Had been together as teams for  at least one year.  ���i The Powell River Hales  20/20 became the favourites  after a convincing 6-1 win over  Gibsons and a 4-1 win over  Powell River Jailbirds, a team  they had not beaten in eight  matches. A 4-0 win over the  Sechelt Drifters clinched the  first place trophy for the Hales  20/20. ;  Competition for the runner-  up, trophy';���:was much closer.  Gibsons. Elphinstone Recreation played well but came up on  the short end of a 3-2 score to  lose out to the Powell River  Jailbirds  Both of the local teams learned a lot from this competition  and both improved substantially from the first game to the  last. A'tearh representing the  Sunshine Coast has accepted an  invitation to play at Powell  River at their tournament  which is one of the largest in  &,c,..X"r':-rx  Wanderers advance  < Elphinstone Wanderers soccer team has come off with the  best showing of its eight .year  history, completing a VMSSL  season first in division'three,  with a strong 12 wins, two ties  and one loss record.  The local lads proved they  could play good two-way soccer, as they scored 35 goals and.  gave up only ten goals in the  14-game schedule. The team  will be in the second division  next year.  In exhibition play against  higher division teams, the  Wanderers have fared well,  winning seven, tying one and  losing two games. The team  looks strong as it prepares to  represent the Sunshine Coast in  a tournament on Easter  weekend at Powell River.  Anyone interested in watching good quality soccer can see  games any Sunday at 2:00 p.m.  either Tblayed' at Elphinstone  High School or at Langdale  Elementary; Xxt:XX:-  On ttte> 23rd and 24th of  April, Elphinstone hosts its  seventh annual soccer classic. It  will be an eight-team tournament, fesiturihg Campbell  River, Powell River and  various second division Vancouver teams!, Game times and  draws will be in the paper in the  .near future."  -The tournament will be  highlighted by two dances; one  Friday, April 22 and one Saturday, April 23, both at the Gibsons Legion: poors open at  8:30 and the band "Vandals"  start at 9:00. Tickets Avill go on  sale after Easter at Richard's  and can be obtained from team  members; More tournament  information can be obtained by  contacting Dave Neumann  886-7340.  Pee Wee  ends hockey season  by L. Klassen  This past weekend Sunshine  Coast minor hockey hosted an  Atom-Pee Wee all-star tournament with teams [from Hope,  Mission and Abbotsford.  In the atom consolation  game Abbotsford came from  behind to defeat the Mission  team'3-2 in overtime. The local  atom team, the Sechelt  Shamans, finished second and  lost in the final game against  Hope.6T3. The Shamans won  the Most Sportsmanlike team  trophy in their division. The  most valuable players from the  Shamans were Sean Longman,  Darryl Brackett, David'  Paetkau and Clay Munson.  In the Pee "Wee Division we  had two local teams; the Standard Oilers and the J & T  Truckers. The Oilers played in  the pee wee consolation game  atfdPWafrttie 'Mission 'Road  Runners ?6-3; * Mbst valuable  players frpm the Oilers were  Wade Fischer, Ryan Paul,  Danny Meyers and Cory  August. .'..-.   -  TheT&TTruckers finished  second and lost the final game  to Abbotsford 2-1*. Most  valuable players from their  team were Rob Stockwell, Barton Tymchuk, Ian Bunbury  and Keith Mckenzie. The  Truckers also won the Most  Sportsmanlike team trophy for  their division-  by Bud Mulcaster  Our Exporu'A, national  classified * teams bowled at  Grandview Lanes last Saturday  afternoon with ^neither'}���team  doing well. Both'wouhcJ up in  fifth spot with; tjeamsi froxnjthe  :host centre winningsXX[Xxp:^_  The Grandview, teams' hpw  bowl at^Prihce ^^rg^'jriith^:  provincial finals. Oiir teianris  just could not get going.1 Pairh  Swanson was highest for the  ladies , with a 617 triple; and  Albert Thompson for the men  with a 620 triple: Oh well, weUl  get them next year. \X;x-  In the Gibsons /A' league  Terry Cormons had a3.40 single  and a 768 triple, Andy Henderson a 341 single and a 742 triple  in the Legion league and that  was it for 300 games. Lots of  good 700 triples: Susan Burns  260-719 in the Gibsons ?A';/  Sylvia Bingley 292-706 in the  Wednesday Coffee; Carol  Tetzlaff 293-731;: Nora Sbliii-v  sky 288-761 in the Slough-off;  Arman Wold 278-704 in the  Ball and Chain; Bob Fletcher  265-708, Joe Bellerive 260-720  and Ralph Roth 280-743 in the  Phuntastique league.  Other     good     scores:  Classic: r.y  Hazel Skytte " 286-902 ���  From   the   Fairway  Locals lose  rematch  by Ernie Hume  Last Sunday, March 27 on  the return' inter-club match at  Gleneagles' our men took a  beating, 26-6. Total, score for  the two "matches was  30lA-26VL. From all reports it  appeared our valiant crew overtrained for this spring event.  Low gross vvent to Gleneagles  D. Smith with a 73. Freeman  Reynolds took-a.79 for a low *  gross for the Sunshine Coast.  Gleneagles low rfet was Colin  . Martel carding a low 68. Ed  Laidlaw shot a low net 67 for  the home team.  The:senior men turned out in  force with 50 odd players. They  gathered in teams, of two  players and played a ScotchV^  Pine 'Hurst. Lo&.'gfoss' for? thelti 6i|  first-team went to Bill Sneddpjtjj'p  and Dan Belle with a scotq of  40. First low net fell tp Archie  Doue and Jim NeilsbhVith a  very low 29.  The ladies have been hard to  work planning their opening  day on Tuesday, April 5, 8:30  a.m. to 12:30 p.m., for both  nine and 18 hole players. Please  be advised that'each Tuesday is  ladies day until late fall. On  Tuesday, April-12 the nine hole  Ruth Bowman trophy tournament will be competed for,  followed by the spring luncheon at 12:30 p.m. It is requested that all new lady  members will be in attendance  to meet this year's newly,  elected ladies captain Connie  Grant and her executive.  The Saturday morning  golfers still haveiots of room  for more players.  Pat Prest              i  '   265-944  Ttiesda) Coffee:  Sue Whiting        .<  226-627  Susan Edmonds  284-637  Nora Solinsky  250-648  Swingers:  Ena Armstrong  224-603  Grace Gilchrist  247-617  George Langsford  ''260-649  Gibsons 'A':  ?i  Mavis Stanley  244-623  Lottie Campbell  S          226-628  BobStevens   .,  /   250-637  LorneChristie  '         264-669  George Langsford  263-698  Wednesday Coffee:  1  Willie Buckmaster  225-644  Carol McRae  -256-687  Slough-offs:  Ann Foiey  246-658  Helen Yarmola  256-671  Bal!& Chain:  t  Donnie Redshaw  232-649  Pat Prest  240-655  Vivian Chamberlin  ;     229-657  John Dew  - 247-650  Don Slack  1     272-687  Phuntastique:  Albert Thompson  217-634  Mickey Nagy  ]     247-671  Legion:  1  1  Rick Buckmaster  267-658  Clint Suveges  '   259-662  Jamie Gill  1   272-665  Notice Board  ,!'  >-  n  r  !    Co-operation Makes  All the Difference  ]During a hike in the woods, a troop of Boy Scouts came  across an abandoned section of railroad track. Each, in turn,  trittd walking the rails but eventually lost his balance arid  turnbled off.  *  Suddenly two of the boys, after considerable whispering,  offered to bet that they could both walk the entire length of  thei,track without falling off. Challenged to make good their  boajst, the two boys jumped up on opposite rails, extended a  hand to balance each other and walked the entire section of  tracj'ik with no difficulty whatever.  i  Title day of the hermit and lone wolf is gone forever. We do  thinjgs better, we produce more and we live better by helping  each i other. The person who lends a helping hand benefits  himself at the same time that he helps the other person.  Trile reverse is also true. When we don't help each other,  wheni, we don't co-operate, the whole system starts to rattle and  shake���whether it be a community or a business.  In tilhe business -world the. difference between a successful  company and a poor one, an effective department and an  inefficient one is quite often a reflection of the co-operation-  lack oif it���among the people who work there.' ,  -or-  4>\��  i.'l  H 1  When there's no co-operation���no spirit of the helping hand  freely extended���what might have been an interesting,  ' challenging assignment becomes a grudging chore.  (I v  ,        Ml1 ' -    ���  But when people willingly help each other, that spirit of  teamwork has a way of removing any unpleasant aspects of  the job, 'ahead for a department or a company.  Worth thinking about.  ^ a-l  Sponsored as a public service by  the Sunshine Coast News  & Johh'R. Gocjdwiri; C:A.  Note: Early announcements rwlll be run once, then  must be re-submitted to run t'tgaln, no more than one  month prior to the event.      \  GRC  wins  again  The Gibsons Rugby Club  chewed up the opposition Vancouver Meralomas Sunday  with a convincing 16-0 win at  Elphinstone field. A full report  on the game will be made next  week, along with results from  next Saturday's match against  the Rowing Club in Vancouver.  Sunshine Coalt Peace Committee meeti(|ig at 7-30 p.m. on April 19 at  the Creek House Restaurant to discuss strategy" for "the peace movement on the Sunshine Coast, including the Vancouver "Walk for  Peace," on April 23 Everyone welcome     [      '  "The Candy Case" and "The Loggerhetijds", presented by Suncoast  Players April 7,8 & 9,8 p m, Sechelt Elementary School gym Tickets  $4 available at MOP Bookstore, Don's Shc>9s, The Bookstore, Books 'n'  Stuff and Madeira Park Pharmacy.  Sechelt Marsh Society Meeting, Friday Apiril 8th, 7.30 p m. at St. Hilda's  church hall in Sechelt.  Aelbers  HEAL ESTATE  Phone 24 hrs 885*2456  Vancouver   ' 669-3022  .   (RE33)  John R. Goodwin  Wednesday  Masonic Society Rummage Sale, April 9  Hail, Roberts Creek For pick-up call 863-J1  10 a.m -1. p m at Masonic  ��650, 885-3631; 886-8537.  Full Gospel Business Men's Fellowship tJBanquet Tuesday, April 19,  6 30 p m. In Harmony Hall. Or Don Nortrijrup Guest Speaker. Tickets  now available by phoning Jim at 886-9774!{- $7 each. Praise the Lord.  Mondav  Sechelt Garden Club 7:30 pm St. Hilda's Hall, first Wednesday of each  month, except Jan., July & August.  Kiwanis Can Cejnti* Auxiliary - Gibsons meets every 3rd Wednesday  eacrfmonth 8 pm at'th* Care Centre  Senior Citizens Branch 66 Secheit dancing Wednesday afternoons 1:30  pm Refreshments,* fun times  Timber Trails RMing.CluV.1st Wednesday of the month 7:30 pm Davis  Bay Elementary School.  O.A.P.O. #38 Carpet Bowling - every Wednesday 1 pm at Harmony Hall,  Gibsons, beginning October 6  Gibsons Tops Meeting every Wednesday at 6 30 in the Marine Room  under the Gibsons Library. 886-2906 or 886-2819.   }  Sunshine Lapidary A Craft Club meets 1st Wednesday every month at  7 30 pm. FoMnformatlon 886-2873 or 886-9204  Pender Harbour Auxiliary to St. Mary^s Hospital meets-second  Wednesday of every month 1:30 at St Andrew's Church Hall, Highway  101. New members welcome.  Gibsons Badminton Club Wednesdays, 8-10 pm Elphinstone Gym  Sept 22 to April, 1983.886-2467  Port Mellon Hospital Auxiliary second Wednesday of every month 1 30  pm. 886-7937.  -Thursday  Monday- O.A>.0. #38 Regular Meeting: Firi'dt Monday of each month, 2  pnvat Harmony Hall, Gibsons.  11  Social Bingo - 2nd & 3rd Mondays, 2 pm at j Harmony Hall, Gibsons.  Elphinstone Pioneer Museum Iri Gibsons is i tow open Monday through  Saturday between 9-4 pm <  Roberts Creek New Horizons-meets at the Community Hall each Monday: 1:30 - 3:30 pm. All welcome.  Pender Harbour *Y District Wildlife Society: Regular monthly meetings  will now be held on the 4th Monday of eactti month. Next scheduled  meeting will be Monday, 24th January, 11983, at Pender Harbour  Elementary School, 7:30 p.m. I  -1st Gibsons Guide Co. meets on Mondays 6:4(5 pm - 8:30 pm at United  Chuich Hall, Glassford Rd , Lower Gibsons Gjiirls 9-12 welcome  Senior Men's Volleyball commencing'Monday the 13th of September,  Elphinstone Gym 8 pm  Roberts Creek Hospital Auxiliary: Second Mionday of each month,  11:00 am Roberts Creek Legion  Sunshine Pottery Guild Meetings: 2nd Monday! of every month 7-30 p.m.  at the Craft Studio, comer of North Road anddHwy. 101, 885-3145.  Gibsons |udo Club St. Nov. 8. Every Mon. & Thurs.I at 6:30 pm Cedar Grove  School Gym. Adults & children from age 9. 886-;]7759,  The Sunshine Coast Dressing Society meets tevery fourth Monday  to make non cancer dressings for the Coast Garibaldi Health,Unit  10.00 am -2 00 pm. Volunteers���men and won|ienneeded   _    TFN  Tuesday  The regular meeting of Women's Aglow Feilowahl'  Hall, on Harmony Lane, Gibsons', at 11:30 a.m  Lunch served   Come February 15   Speaker: Fjran Lance, Seattle,  Washington. For further information phone 888-9174 or 886-9576.'v;  Sunshine Coast Arts Council regular meeting 4f~h Tuesday of every  month at 7:30 pm at the Arts Centre in Sechelt.  p is held In Harmony  every 3rd Tuesday.  Duplicate Bridge every Tuesday starting Oct. 5th ar  Club Information 886-9785 or 888-2098 !  Sunshine Coast Navy League of Canada Cadets a  10 to 14, will meet Tuesday nights 6:45-9:00 pm j  Glbsops. New recruits welcomed.  Sechelt .Crib Club every Tuesday night at 8:00 Pm  j, Al-Anon Meetings every Tuesday night, Roberts Cn'  call 886-9059 or 886-9041.   -  8? 25 pm at the Golf  nd Wrenettes, ages  |Jnited Church Helt,  Sechelt Legion  ^ek For Information  Roberts Creek Legion Bingo every Thursday, Early Bird, Bonanza, also  Meat Draws. Doors open at 6 pm. Everyone welcome.  The Bargain Barn of the Pender Harbour Health Clinic Auxiliary I* open  on Thursday afternoons from 1:00.untll 3:30.  Al-Anon Meeting every Thursday in Gibsons at 8 pm. For Information  call 886-9569 or 866-9037...  O.A.P.O. #38 Public JSingo every Thursday 7.45 pm sharp at Harmony  Hall, Gibsons.  Ti.j Kinsmen Club'of Gibsons A District welcomes young men 21 40  years - meetings 1st &3rd Thursdays 6 30 pm Kinsmen Hall. Dougal  Park, Gibsons. Call 885-2412 or 886-2045 alter  General Meeting ��� Gibsons & District Chamber of Commerce, Marine  Room, 8 "o'clock on last Thursday of every month  Western Weight Controllers Branch 154 meet every Thursday 1 3 p m at  United Church Fellowship Room. New members welcome. For (nore'inlor  mation'phppe 886-7378  -���������  Friday -  Ladies Basketball .Fridays Elphinstone Gym 7-9 pm  O.A.P.O. #38 Fun Night every Friday at 7 30 pm Pot Luek Supper last  Friday of every month at 6 pm at Harmony Hall, Gibsons >  Tot Lot'at Gibsons United Church 9 30-11-30 am Children up to 3 yrs  welcome For info call 686-8050.  Sechelt Totem Club Bingo every Friday Place: Wilson Creek Community Hall Times- Doors open 5 30. Early Birds 7.00. Bonanza 7.30 Regular  Bingo 8 00 100% payout on Bonanza end of each month Everyone  welcome.  Thrift Shop every Friday 1-3 pm Thrift Shop, Gibsons United Church  basement. 4_ *  WMeon Creek Community Reading Centre noon to 4 pm 885-2709  C6i(ee Party/Story/Houn First Friday of each month at the Wilson  Creek Hall 10 30 am 885-2752 >  Bridge at Wilson Creek Hall: 2nd & 4th Friday of each month 1:00 pm  885-3510.  Saturday  Full Gospel Business Men's Fellowship: Breakfast meetings every first  Saturday of the month 8 am. Ladies also welcome. Phone 886-9774,  886-8026. Praise the Lord    ''''-'  Wilson Creek Community Reading Centre 1 to 4 pm: 885-2709; : !v  The Bargain Bam of the Pender Harbour Health Clinic Auxiiiary.is open  on Saturday afternoons from 1-3:30 pm  ���w  .:.>,^M&iL*i. 1  1  f  I  1  ��  *,,�������  ^  r  21  Coast News, April 4,1983  13.  byMaryaisne West  x For the Sake of clarify 4t is:  iself-uriderstood that the pro-  yiriicial government does have  problems with cashflow, that  cutbacks and restraint are  necessary, the money just ain't  there; that all sections of the  community including teachers  and the educational system  should contribute to the belt  tightening process; that schools  and systems run by human beings are inevitably less than  perfect and thus periodic  reassessments of efficiency and  value "for dollar should - be  undertaken as a matter, of  routine With the understanding.  that taxpayers pockets,are not  bottomless.  '- Given all the above I must  confess to be mind boggled by.  tfie stupidity of the provincial  government,  , Generally , speaking people  are reasonable. Explain the  problem to them clearly and  honestly,* make sure everyone  contributes.their fair share to  the overall solution; be seen to  be 'fair'and" to be treating .  I everyone equally and most peo-  I pie will go along with cutbacks,  Sand make the necessary  sacrifices, if not willingly and  [happily"at least with quiet  \ stoicism,. This seems to me to~be  basic'common sense. So why  would the provincial govern^  ment   in   a   time   of  unf  precedejnted (for social creditf-  economic difficulties, treafv  people in such a cavaliefc  fashion? Do they think, i^.  makes sense to divide and rule?^  Is that why, instead of meeting  with school trustees and  teachers at the beginning, "putting their cards on the table and-  asking for co-operation, they  have consistently created head-  on confrontations?  Although Vander Zalm, the  great proponent of over-'  simplified answers to' complex  -prpblemsc (remember. Vgive*  welfare recipients a.spade") is-,  the current protagonist it.was1  the premier himself who fired'  the first salvo���on" TV no  less���requiring school boards'  to cut back budgets which had  already been approved and only some weeks later .passing,  Iegislation'to give'some legality,  to his demands.  From there the educational  climate in the province has*  deteriorated rapidly, until  from kindergarten to uriiversi- ^  ty there is-a state of chaos and  confusion, nov.one knowing-  wh6 or what course will be-con-"  sidered- redundant  next.*  Trustees and administrators  are no better, off,- putting in  [x- long hours of extra work trying  to hold together educational  standards which have been  built up over many 'years.  Parents and students\'! keenly  aware of the importance of  education in a changing world  are confused and angry.  It's hard to believe there isn't  * a better way than continued  confrontation. The minister  says he's made cuts in the  bureaucracy in Victoria; Roy  Mills will tell you that when he  took his first job as secretary  treasurer of a school district in  the sixties he could phon& Victoria and speak directly to the  head of a department. Now he  has to go through ;'x" number  of deputies and rarely, if ever,  gets to talk to the top  bureaucrat. Obviously there is  a focus for the minister's zeal,  but the premier assures  everyone that no civil service  jobs will be lost. The exercise  more and more resembles a circus juggling act; now you see itf  now you don't.  One can have little confidence in a minister who  changes, his mind so frequently.  First he was going to contact all  .'teachefs individually by letter  -to explain! his latest zero salary  offer; and asked school boards  to supply names and addresses  bf employed teachers and those'  on the substitute: list. Then  changed to message-by-media,  buying space -in the  newspapers/Did his st^ff balk-  at the thought of stuffing over  3,000 envelopes I wonder?  A three page letter over the  signature of the minister was  received by the school board  last week giving two conflicting  dates for the deadline required  for renegotiating a contract  with the teachers, although the  process of arbitration of that  contract is not yet completed.  Several days later another letter  with data omitted from the first  is dictated over the phone  before being put in theJmail.  It would seem as though considerable savings in administration could be made if the  minister and the department of  education could get their act  together.  The idea to save money by  reducing the number of school  districts is riot a new one. It's  easy for Victoria to draw'lines  on a map. This district successfully fought off a move to  run Powell River and the Sunshine Coast as one unit some  years ago. Imagine the travel  and phone bills, to say nothing  of the wasted time and the impossibility of getting to school  board meetings. Two offices  would be essential and, little  Sharon and Ron Webber man the  Mall.  would; be gmried except4iaiger  bureaucracy to cope with "the  more difficult administration.  . This time-it looks; as though the  ��� idea might be to amalgamate us  with. Howe Sound, which  makes as little sense. -  The Sager Commission's  hearings are obviously arranged to be as difficult as possible ,  for outlying districts, adding to  their administration costs and  t  }  I.  Centennial booth at Sunnycres��  ���John Burnside pholo  ,., -,... -.-, ,x r :-.yf  making it a foregone bpnclu-|  siori there will be a minimum or  public input. If we wanttp keep:  our local autonomy���what is:>  left of it-^and elected trustees^  who live in the area,  whoirf  understand from first hand ex-^  perience the needs of children ,.,  and parents on the Sunshine^;  Coast, it may be important to .  write to the Sager Commisionyj  expressing opposition to any^  ideas of amalgamation. -v_  -<        >. \  *>:X?::  OPEN LETTER  r  I wanted to write personally to all  of the teachers of the province to assure  you that, whatever differences we have  on funding and salaries, the most im- ���  portant question for all of us in British  Columbia is maintaining the quality of  education for our young people.        ' ,  The opportunityrjp. write to all  teachers is not available* to'me.-3'he o ��� ���.-  executive of the B.& Teachers' Federation  did not agree to nu/ reqiiestfor the  mailing list, although it has-been provided to others in the past.        " v  ,  , , A solution to the education   ,  problems which5 apeWorryingmany in  British Columbia requires open, communication. For these reasons, I have  chosen to address teachers, school  trustees and parents through this medium.  a J  To achieve the solution which I believe we all desire  / ���  THE GOVERNMENT (GIVES ITS  UNDERTAKING TO v  D Maintain all special  education programs in place at  January 31,1983  :    ��� Maintain staffing and  teacher-pupil ratios in place at  September 30,1982 ;  D Continue to provide  job security for teachers in these  difficult economic times  IN RETURN, WE ARE ASKING  TEACHERS TO  ��� Forego salary increases  in 1983  The funds the government needs  to maintain programs and the quality of  education when revenues are declining,  and when the public cannot afford  more taxes, will come from not having  to pay a salary increase. This is the  co-operation we have asked for, and  received, from many other British  Columbians in-this period of restraint.  Letters detailing our proposals  have been sent to each and every ,  school board in the province. We  believe a zero increase for zero  layoffs is both the practical and,  human solution we need. Some-boards,;  and the Cariboo-Chilcotin School  District is an example, have already  been able to settle on this basis.    .  ,}��<;-  Anyone who wants more information not available from the local school board or  local teacher association, should write to me at the Parliament Buildings, Victoria, B.C. V8V1X4.  Province of British Columbia  Hon. William VahderZalrn  Minister of Education  c!  ���//  (11  A  i  :i  .?  ..r  i  "to  i  I  1  I  A  !  ������:?  15-  -Ml  ���~i  -8  ���A 14.  Coast News, April 4,1983  MiWggir^enM  Heather has more than an armful of Devon Rex kittens ait the  Castlerock Kennels. Cat lovers may enquire at 885-2505.  ���George Matthews pholo  Intermediate care  for Sechelt  by J. MacLeod  Canadians in general and  .British Columbia residents in  ���particular can be justifiably  proud of our health care  ' system. No one is more aware  * of the tremendous value of our  ^medicare programme than  ); some of our people who elect to  /visit in the United States  ^without taking out additional  ���'health insurance.  ��   Good as our health care  system is, new and innovative  procedures and facilities are being introduced on almost a daily basis. The most recent hew  facility to be noted is the  Sechelt intermediate care society's building now going up on  Medusa Avenue. This will be a  50-bed project plus provision  for 10 day-care clients. The persons who. will be admitted to  ���this facility are too disabled to  'remain in their home but not in  a serious, enough condition to  need the acute care available in."  St. Mary's hospital. Between -  the hospital and the new centre  a bond* of, co-operation has  arisen and the board of the intermediate care society is  grateful? for the use of the  hospital's large board room for  so many meetings.      ,.../..  . Five years ago a meeting of  some interested persons launched a programme to bring-~���-  about the realization of just  such a service. One of those  persons was Bill Cormack who  ���is still a board member. Com:  mittees have been formed to  look after certain aspects of the  project.  Volunteers spend many  hours to bring a project like this  to fruition but the outcome is  worth every bit of time spent.  And the learning experience is  invaluable.  by Dianne Evans  One of thq most delicious  " vegetables, and the most expensive on the produce shelf, is the  asparagus. Some people are intimidated by the idea Of growing asparagus but with careful  preparation and cultivation a  good crop may be produced;.  The most important thing is  to prepare the soil well, and  most growers seem to recommend the trench method for  planting. The bed where the  asparagus is to remain should  be well-drained, in full sun] arid  with pH 6-7. The soil should be  light, deep, loose, free of rocks  which make the spears grow  crookedly, and preferably, free  of weeds, expecially those such  as quack grass and other perennial pests.  Asparagus must be well fed,  so cultivate the soil deeply adding phosphorus and potash at  a rate of about 5-10 pounds per  100 square feet. Dig a trench  about 12 inches wide and deep.  Fill the bottom four inches with  compost, well-rotted manure  or some good fine top soil mixed with dried manure. Fipmthis  down, and flatten. Take the  roots (these may be purchased  one, two or three years old  from a reputable nursery; two  year old roots should produce a  small crop the year after planting) and spread them fan-like  upon the soil, about 18 inches  apart. Cover them with an inch  or two of good garden soil and  firm it down.  As the stalks grow, pull in the  soil from beside the trench until  it is filled in. Asparagus may be  started from seed, but you will  not get a crop for three years  from the time of germination.  Choose a rust-resistant variety,  such as Martha Washington.  A high soil-moisture content  is necessary for good production, so a thick mulch is important at all times. This will also  keep down the.weeds and  eliminate most cultivation  which can disturb the roots. It  should be four to six inches  deep, and preferably chopped  or shredded. Mushroom  manure is ideal, arid grass clippings also do very well as do pea  pods. Whatever mulch used, it  should be neutral pH and have  a high nitrogen content.  After the harvest, which  should take place when the  spears are from four to eight inches high, before the tips begin  to open, protect the soil from  drying out with either a light  mulch of straw or allow small  annual weeds to remain. In the  winter add about three inches  of well-rotted manure. Do not  cut the tops down; they store  food for the spring shoots to  use. In the spring they can easily be crushed and left to  disintegrate on the soil.  If you keep a good mulch on  the bed, the asparagus will not  need watering unless it is  unusually     dry.     When  harvesting^ simply break the  stems where they will; if you  have to cut the stem it will be  too tough to get anyway. Only  pick the large, thick stalks; let  the thin ones grow. They are  thin because their food supply  needs replenishing through the  tops. After the harvest a side  dressing of fertilizer should be  used; three parts greensand or  some other potash source, one  part dried blood, one part bone  meal, at a rate of about three  pounds to a 100 foot row.  You can see, once the initial  work is done, there is not much  involved in growing asparagus,  other than keeping a good  mulch on, and keeping the  spears' harvested as they are  ready. It is a crop only suitable  for growing if you intend to remain where you are for long  enough to enjoy the rewards of  your labour;  Don't forget, if you have  prpbleiris or helpful hints,  please write to me at the Coast  News; it is always good to hear  from readers and I'm glad to  pass on information or to try to  help.  Gibsons  Public library^  [Hours:  [Tuesday 2-4 pm  [Wednesday 10:30-4 pm  Thursday 2-4 pm  J 7-9 pm  I Saturday 2-4 pm  tWANTEDll  Used Furniture  and What Have You  USED FURNITURE  VVcbuv Beer Bottles  886-2812  CONTRACTING  LOG HAULING  INDUSTRIAL MECHANICAL  - Y';   .;. Services. ���'. X ���'  886-9457  J. Malyea Contracting  TOWN OF GIBSONS  Notice tb Water Users  Water will be turned off at 9:00 a.m. ori April 7, f983  for approximately three hours.  . ������ '?;  Areas affected:���  Reed Road from Payne Road to North   Road;  Park Road; <  Seamount Industrial Park;  ^Sunnycrest Road, including Sunnycrest Mall;      -���  Twilight Theatre-       ;  Cedars Plaza;  Elphinstone Secondary School;  The Manse Property;    ��� ;  North Road from Reed to Hillcrest, including  Senior Citizens complex on Kiwanis Way;  All of Creekside Subdivision.      .  Also affected are properties in the North Road/Reed x  Road/Chamber!in Road and Upper Granthams area  which are served by the Sunshine Coast Regional  District.  R. Webber  SUPERINTENDENT OF WORKS  EXCAVATING  Seaturd 886-8744  r\  HEATING  EXCAVATING  /H| WRAY CONTRACTING^  ���Backhoe & 4 Whd. Dump Truck  ���Water, sewer & septic systems  ���Sand, Gravel & Excavations  .     -v.:/ 886-9489     anytime .  1      Residential )&  Commercial ���  Gibsons  Behind Windsor Plywood  RENTALS  / RAY HANSEN TRUCKING A   & CONTRACTING.LTD.  Gravel, Clearing & Excavating, -  Septic Systems, All Types of Gravel  883-9222 .. 885-5260:  LIQUID GAS LTD  p,j  Hwy. 101   Sechelt  between  St Marys  Hospital and Forest Ranger s Hut  Mon.-Fri.   8 a.m. - 5 p.m.  I CANADIAN  885-2360    .  *������� ij��f5  ne Ross  For all your Backhoe Needs  Roberts Creek ; Eves. 885-5617  Sechelt Heating & Sheet Metal  DOMESTIC-COMMERCIAL,INDUSTRIAL  HEATING & AIR CONDITIONING   :,  'y-X   HEAT PUMPS & GENERAL SHEET METAL    :  CLEANING    SERVICES  Locally Manufactured  Government Approved  ��concrete septic Tanhs  'Distribution Boxes  *Pump Tanks, Curbs. Patio Blocks  'Other pre-cast products  Bonniebrook Industries Ltd.  Crane service  ��� 8 ton ��� high lift  886-7064  LlonalSpack  885-2878  Wayn* Bracket!  888.2466  MISC.    SERVICES   STATIC  MCTM  Tliiiiimi (^'tf*-^.'"** *~",  Bob Ml  frrptCart  J.F.W. EXCAVATING LTD.  ��� Septic Fields ���Excauatlons ���Clearing ���  R<-cd Rd. 886-8071    ;       Qibsons  (vwmturHouTBtynwwc    ttS-9031 J     >  Andrew -  886-7022  David -  886-7511  Concrete  Commercial ��� Residential  & Industrial  Placing & Finishing  MISC.    SERVICES  886-7359  Conversion   Windows,   Glass,  Auto  &  Marine Glass, Aluminum Windows  & Screens,       ;   ^     ��� ���      ���.        Mirrors  Hwy 101 & Pratt Rd.  SUNSHINE KITCHENS  - CABINETS -  880-9411  Showroom: Pratt Rd. A Hwy 101  Open Mat. 10-5 or anytime by appt.    v  Call;.:   SwanSOfl'S  EXCAVATING LTD  for our John Deere Excavator  and Case Backhoes  885-9666 885-5333  /"     ROLAND'S  HOME IMPROVEMENTS LTD  ��� 5" Continuous aluminum gutters  ��� Aluminum soffits & fascias .     ,  ��� Built-in vacuum systems        885-3562  r  Village Tile Co.  CERAMIC TILE SALES AND INSTALLATIONS  Stocking Some Tile and Material  =1212 Cowrie St.'���_'"������'������'.''��� ;      Phone    .:  Sechelt, B.C      Joe Jacques   885-3611  (Thetom-Sojie,  THE CLEANING OF OIL &  WOOD HEATING UNITS  Harbour Chimney Cleaning  Serving the Sunshine Coast 885-5225  F & L CONTRACTORS  ���Landclearing.' road building, logging,  -.  tree removal., excavations & gravel. ?  8 Yd. Truck    886-9872 after 5 p.m.  AUTOMOTIVE  it  'in  il.'i  T  D8.R  CEDAR FENCING & SIDING  (Free Estimates)  PAVE  886-7371 886-8585  >.  Gibsons  Telephone  Answering  Service  For Information call  J$om  886-731 I or  886-7568  business  "2S7  SwtQMeX'  APPLIANCES  r  v  JOHN HIND-SMITH  REFRIGERATION AMAJOlV^  .Port Mellon jo.Pen'ijer Harbour '"���>���'; ',.;;'-'?"���''  Res. 886^9949'/' '.'  TREE TOPPING  VIEW DEVELOPMENTS LTD.  \  '������' Cleianup your wooded/areas.  ��� Remove lower limbs for VIEW.  Top tall trees adjacacertt to building  886-7850   Marv Volen    886-9597  Complete landscaping &  garden maintenance service  ^        Fencing of all kinds  Bango  885-5033  NEED TIRES?     Come in to  COASTAL TIRES  ' TIRE & SUSPENSION CENTRE  886-2700      886-8167  Hwy. 101, just West of Gibsons  GIBSONS TAX SERVICE  886-7272   anytime      886-7272  '. Basic Return  $12.00  A  A. Jack  1767 Martin Road  uropean  Motors    885-9406  ^ British, Japanese ft Domestic Service & Paris  FLOOR    COVERING  i;��:vv/W?t;^V :  CARPET-CAB IN ET-CER AM IC CENTR E  Open Thurs. - Sat. io a.m. - 5 p.m.  H6we Sound Distributors Ltd:  V^North Road. Gibsons. B.C.      886-2T65J  17 Years Experience Commercial And ResidemialV  ^W*4<* &Md��eft  ^ 885-2823      885-3881  f KEN DE VRIES & SON     )  LTD. FLOOR COVERINGSj  Carpets - Tiles- Linoleums - Drapes  Hwy. 101. Gibsons ��� Cowrie St., Sechelt  886-7112 885-3424  r  STEVE HOITLEY  :���''���-.������>������. Natural & Cultured.Stone; Facings  House Ffronts, FireplacesTand Feature Walls  ���'ALL WORK CONDITIONALLY  GUARANTEED  886-8456     .,'  f  Sf ASIDE RENTALS  Domestic Industrial Equipment  and, Truck Rentals   2 locations  Sechdt   Inlet Avenue      Gibsons        '   ��� tp serve you  V      ���        885-2848        Hwy. 101 & Pratt 886-2848  Quality Farm & garden Supply Ltd.  '.*: Feed  * Pet Food  ���* Fencing  ���* Fertilizer  r^'  -886-7527   Pratt Rd.  0*  CO*  SUNSHINE COAST  ^^  DISPOSAL SERVICES  Port Mellon to Ole's Cove  Commercial Containers Available  885-9973 886-2938  Q  SERVING THE ENTIRE SUNSHINE COAST  i  MMt AUTOMOTIVE 886-7919  Parts ��� Sales ��� Service  . REPAIRS JO ALL MAKES  "the Rad Shop"        COLLISION REPAIRS  Hwy 101, Gifesons y    ;      :  B.C A.A.   Approved  economy 9UT0 parts _td.  Autorriobile, Industrial and  Body Shop Supplies  -.': Secheit'-  88S-SI8I  SANDY'S  COLLISION   REPAIRS  ���ICBC Repairs   ���Fibregiass Repairs'  ���Painting & Auto-Glass    ���Fro* EtllmalGS *383*260H  K..I���d.l.,P0nd.r Harbour   HM.M, O.rd.- B... B.C. voL^  '"'?$>' '-���^.'C^��::;r~rr."���*"" '���*���������'��^m-vj"-,^>y^���^l'iLMi.^l^  Coast News, April 4,1983  15.  I, BlftftaS  1. Ofeltearles  3. In Meraoriam ,  4. Thanks  5. Personal  6. Announcements  7. lost  8. Found  9. free  JO. Persft. livestock  il. Music  12-Wanted to Rent  13. For Rent  14. Help Wanted  15. Business  Opportunities  !6. Work Wanted  .7. CUM Care  18. Wanted  19. for Sale  20* Automobiles   '  21. Motorcycles  22. Campers &.  R.V.'s  23. Mobile Homes  24. Marine  25. Travel  26. B.C. & Yukon  Classifieds  27. Legal  28. Realtor  29. Barter &.  Trade  Edmund; March 30, 1983.  Mrs.    Vera    Edmund,  formerly   of   3018   5th  Street,   S.W.   Calgary,  Alberta, widow of the late  Arthur    Edmund   who  predeceased her in "1966.  Dear mother pf Geraldin'e  (Gerry)   Winram 'of   Gibsons, B.C. Mrs.  Edmund  was predeceased by her  daughter Marian Gibson.  Services   at   "The   Little  Chapel Corner", Jacques  Foster   Funeral   Service,*  240    17th    Ave.,    S.W.  Calgary,   Alberta.* Ph.  263-6440 Monday, April 4  at 2:30 p.m. Rev. Annette  Reinhardt  officiating.  Cremation.   In   lieu   of  flowers  if desired donations   may   be   made  to  Canadian Cancer Society  or the Alberta Heart Foundation. . #14  Hillcrest area, six month  old, male kitten. Fluffy  with black coat & white  legs. Black mark around  mouth area. Please phone  886-9265 if you have seen  him or know where he is.  #16  Wrist 'watch & wedding  band - lost last Thursday  at keep-fit class. Rbberts  Creek halLCail 885-5636.  #14  GIBSONS AREA  INDUSTRIAL SPACE  FOR RENT  ���2 overhead doors.  high ceilings  ���Office space  ���Suitable for automotive  repair auto body shop  ���or Warehousing  886-8226   ,  One bedroom cabin on  lake. Full facilities, low  rent in exchange for yard  duties (gardening). Garden  Bay. area. Refs req.  883-9436    ' #16  Cocker-Spaniel male, tan  & white, Sechelt, area.  Greyhound. X, male,  neutered, Roberts Creek  area. Shepherd/Lab X,  light coloured, female,  Pbrt ��� Mellon area.  885-2505. '   #14  Large 3 bedroom apartment at Hopkins Landing.  $400 month. 886-7516. #14  Granthams: 4 appliances,  avail. April 1, $300. 1  bdrm., fridge & stove,  avail, immed., $200. Ph.  Fri., Sat. & Sun. 886-8295.  #14  3 bdrm. view home Davis  Bay. $500 month. Appliances included.  886-2659.  ,     ' #16  4 bedroom, 3 bathroom, 3  appliance homepn Poplar  Lane. Gibsons mall area.  Available immediately.  $500 per month.  112-872-8044 after 6 p.m.  or 886-9623 anytime.    #14  DEAR  CLASSIFIED  CUSTOMERS  Not only are Coast News  Classifieds effective, read  by 9 out of 10 readers,  BUT ���  Each week you get three  chances to WIN our draw  , 'arid run your next  * Classified Ad  up to 8 lines,  FREE  for  3 WEEKS  Jim and Kay Marshall say  thanks to all who helped  make the celebration of  our 50th Wedding Anniversary such a pleasurable  occasion. #14  I wish to thank all my  friends for the beautiful  flowers, cards and phone  calls. Thank you all - also  deepest appreciation to  doctors Berinstein, Hob-  son, to the nurses at St.  Mary's and the ambulance  attendents. Doris  Kullander. #14  Central 3 bdrm.  $350.   Adults.  Rita.  apt., view,  886-8107,  #14  Q  I  Winners of this week's  3ft'".   Coast News  jffCIftssifled Draw are:  \^883-9407 ,  ~'    885-9543  886-8284  V ->  Free to good homes 2  lovely collie and husky  pups. 1 dog, 1 bitch.  Phone 883-94Q7 #16  Reg.   Anglo   Arab   mare,  very gentle, $900. Quarter'  horse   mare;   exp.   rider,  $800.      883-2689      or  883-2674. #15  Shetland Sheep Dog  CKC reg. puppies ready to  go Apr. 1. Health's temp,  guaranteed. 885-2550. #14  Lab X neutered male 1 yr.;.  Doberman,        spayed  female; Lab X pup, 7 & 5  mons.; Springer Spaniel,  male, 3 yrs. 885-2505.   #14  Attractive Gibsons Suite/  Fireplace,?, new, appliances., 922-7818 or  922-2556. #15  Nicely decorated cottage  near Pender - Harbour.  Partly furnished. $225.'  883-9095 , <-#14  'Langdale, Irg. 2 bdrmr sta  $375. Avail May 1. No pets.  References. Call eves.  886-8676 or 886-7787.    #14  Store space for rent. 1,700  sq. ft. of .floor area in  Madeira Park. Coujd be  divided in two. Phone  Steve, 883-9551. TFN  Community Hall for rent in  Roberts Creek. Phone  Sue, 885-2972. JFN  1 bdrm. & 1 bach.- ste.,  w/w, frig. & stv., Gibsons.  Phone 885-2348, 3-7'  weekdays. #14  Aelbers  REAL ESTATE  Assistance Buying or Selling - John R. Goodwin.   Xi  885-2456 ANYTIME  Central Gibsons: 2 bdrm.  cottage & FP. $350 & 2  bdrm. house' & FP in good  view subdivision $400.  886-8284. #16  Sm. .1 bdrm. suite, oil  stove, $165. Sm. 1 room  cabin $95 per month.  885-5301 RC. #14  Ad design and production  work. Experience preferred. Call the Sunshine  Coast News, 886-2622!; #14  Two full-time sales people  for Sunshine Coast; Hardworking & self-motivated,;  up to $40,000; car essen-'  tial, exp. helpful but/.not;  necessary. Phone collect  430-3277. TFN  TFN  men a Jody Michael are  {pleased to announce the  Jbirth of their first child. A  tson, Robert Casey born  ^Sunday, March 27  ^weighing 6 lbs. 11 oz. Proud    grandparents,    L.  Michael, West  .Vanderwoerd,  Vane;  B.  Mission;  A salute to the old man'  who always had a wave as,  I worked below. May he  rest   in   peace.   Pomfret'  Construction. #14  Bored to tears. Have  something? Hard worker.  Bryan 886-9431. #16  If someone in your family  has a drinking problem  you can see what it's doing fo them. Can you see  what it is doing to you? Al  Anon can help. Phone  886-9037 or 886-8228. TFN  SINGLE PIANO LESSONS  All ages. Tech., theory'&  compos, incl. I Petersohn,  West Sechelt. 885-2546.  #21  A.A. Meetings  PHONE  24 HRS. 886-2112  r4  1 bdrm. ste. $275/mo. All  util. incl. Phone 886-9067^  886-9709.^ - "*    '        #15  Parent  pariticpatioh  preschool    requires    P/T  teacher   for   3   yr.   old  children  beginning Sept.  ..Applicants must be fully  , qualified ,an,d   registered  with   community   care  facilities:  Please   submit  resume"'tb:   The   Hiring.  Committee, Box 801, Gib-  sb'ris,   B?C.   VON   1V0  by  kpril 15.  #14  Jurasscutter. Point Road,  rasscutter.  fHopikins 'Landing; Mower  'available.-Call Bill Wood  112224-5622 collect.    #15  For pruning, fencing, hauling away, low  maintenance gardens or  any of your gardening  needs, call Matt Small,  886f-8242. #15  Drywall  Boarding, taping, texturing, repairs. 886-7484.  #15  Qualified Painter  Reasonable       Rates.  886-9749. TFN  Bookkeeping, Accounting  & Income Tax. Reasonable  rates. 886-7853. #14  SILKSC REEIV  T-Shirts - Posters  -  Stickers - Banners  Complete Graphics Service  885-7493  Landscaping and garden  maintenance, ornamentals, shaped hedges trimmed, ���_ fruit trees pruned  and sprayed. Phone  *886-9294 after 6 p.m.   TFN  Pat Korch  Construction new, and  renovation. A complete  building service', architec-  | ture renderings, referen-  ces, free estimates.  886-7280. TFN  FOR EXPLOSIVE  REQUIREMENTS  Dynamite, electric or  regular caps, B line E cord  and safety fuse. Contact  Gwen Nitnmo, Cemetery  Road, Gibsons. Phone  '886-7778. Howe' Sound  Farmer Institute.        TFN  Hardwood Floors resand-  <ed   and   finished.   Work  quaranteed.   Free   est.  Phone 885-5072. TFN  Drywall! Taping, boarding,  finish carpentry & small  renovations. Phone  885-5046. #14  Foundations, framing,  renovations, siding,  finishing. Jim Budd,  886-8771. TFN  Aelbers  REAL ESTATE  Assistance Buying or Selling - John R. Goodwin.'  885-2456 ANYTIME  TFN  $30,000-40,000 house.  Also have 38 acres in P.E.I-.  for sale or trade - anyone  interested in sharing mortgage on property?  886-8325 eves. &  weekends. . #14  Used propane stove and  100 Ib. tanks. Call  885;5539. #15  !*��'&.   --> '^fP  f_��&__*n  2 Noresco speakers 11x24,  $25 ea. Kenmore carpet  steam cleaner, $95, ($289  Sears catalogue). Wanted  - small chair & low chest  drawers, Teak, Large  fibregiass water reservoir:  886-2658. Please phone  after April 4th. #14  Madeira  Appliances  have good guaranteed  rebuilt appliances.  Less than half  Call       RSW price-  Collect  Anytime  MINI���-SAT  Incl. 7'dish  all electronics & cable,  $2,995.  Green Onion Stereo  Port Mellon, 884-5240.  1-chesterfield & chair  $125. i-cpttage style elec.  range, $125. 1-reg. size  Moffat elec. range  (Harvest Gold) $300. 1-GE  fridge, Ig. size (Harvest  Gold) $400. 1 stove hood  (new) $90. Call 886-9504.  ��� #14  Gold & Silver Saiei 4 ant.  slvr. spoons $65; set new  14 kt. emrld. ring sz. 8  $175; new 14 kt. Opal ring  sz. 61/a $65; new 14 kt.  Ruby ring $140; 1814 Wellington token & 1884 US  silver dollar, best offer.  886-2108. .'.    #14  T & S SOIL  MUSHROOM  MANURE  by Cubic Yard or truck Load  $25 cu. yd. ��� Delivered  55 0ISC0UNT For Seniors  885-5669  Waterbed  frame &  885-9285.  -King  liner,  size,  $75.  #15  [DRAFTINGS!  Hoover washer and spin  dryer apt. size, 3 year old.  Excellent condition. $300.  886-9536. #15  18 ft. Starcraft D-V  aluminum boat with cutty  cabin and 2 motors '68 289  wjth tranriy $150 obo.  Need your garden dug,  rototilled. Will travel.  886-9450. #15  2 glass patio doors 3' by  6'6" each with enamel  finish. $125 pr. obo.  886-2644. #14  Kenmore  condition.  washer.   Good  $50,886-9857.  #14  PIANO  TUNING  Ken Dalgleish,'  886-2843  PIANO LESSONS  All levels - all ages. Call  Sue Winters 886-2937. TFM  Ear��d ',R. ' Vandermollen,  "'  jTfenton, Ontario  #14  Farm  886-9625.  Fresh  Gaines: Passed away April  V1983, Roy Gaines, late  of  Sechelt,- in   his  86th  year. Survived by his loving .wife', Alice  Maud; 3  stepdaughters:   Elizabeth  Stewart,   Langley,   B.C.;  Isabell Campbell, Seattle,  Wash.; - Gladys   Clarke,  Sechelt; 2< stepsons: Tom  MornsQn,   Gibsons;-   Bill  Morrison,   Terrace,   B.C.;  many  grandchildren  and  great grandchildren. Service Sat., April 9 at 1 p.m.  in  the  chapel  of  Devlin  Funeral   Home,  Gibsons.  Rev.   J.   Paetkau   officiating. Cremation.  "Strong and Straight and  Tall  Like the giant spruce he  took  His lumber built a house  or made the pages of a  book.  Warm and kind and tough  He made the world a  better place.  A father to us all  And a credit to the race  Kind he was to all of us  But love had only one  Ifyou thing it was for the  Douglas fir  You're wrong - it was our  Mom."  Tom Morrison and Family  ���        #14  ECKANKAR is a way of living life. It is an ancient  path to God. For info, call  886-8579. #15  German . Language  Lessons for pleasure oc  university entrance?  Single or group? All ages  -my home Retired German  teacher. 885-2546.        #16  Mrs. H. Lee announces the  wedding of her daughter  Donna Isabel McCourt to  Bryant Gary Ball. The  ceremony was performed  on April 2 in Gibsons by  Rev. Alex Reid: #14,  ^:4gx\u  Responsible couple with  family require 2 or 3  bedroom house. Pref. in  Roberts Creek area.  886-2622, ask for Fred.  TFN  Spacious suites  available im'nodiate'y  in family building.  Small pets considered.  Heat, cable & storage  space included  886-9557  3 bdrms., family rm., wood  stove on Gower Pt. Rd.  close to beach access.  Cedar Grove school area.  Children & pets welcome.  Avail! now. $435. Ph.  886-2046 aft. 5 p.m.       #14  Deluxe .penthouse apt.  with app: 1,400 sq. ft. of  living area. Blue plush  carp, stairway leading up  to a 15V2X24' lv. rm., blue  w/w, 44' Rosewood feature  wall, wall of stonework  with hooded elec. F.P.,  swag lamps, uphol. wet  bar with colonial stools,  sliding glass doors opening onto deck, featuring  spiral stairway, 3 Ige.  bdrms., van. bath with Ig.  gilt mirror, open cabinet  kit., dn. rm. *with crystal  chandelier & mirrored  planters, lovely drapes  throughout, view, col.  appl. 886-9352. Due to  location the rent has been  reduced to $35Q/mo.     #14  S.C.C.S.S. Homemaker  Service lias the fallowing  vacancies:  ffS6-7&m  Young German Shepard.  Found Roberts Creek  area. Long-haired Golden  Retriever cross, Pratt Rd.  area. 885-2505. #14,  Large, dark, male Siamese  cat, Chaster Rd. and  Gower Point Rd. area.  "Sam". Reward. , Please  ph. 886-9509. #16  1,600 sq. ft., view  toymhouse, cent. Gibsons, 3-4 bdrm., iVz bath.  Avail April 1.- Rent  negotiable. 886-2694 eves.  #14  Waterfront 1 bdrm, house.  Pender Harbour. Laundry,  f r. & st. $300/mo. 883-9342.  - .  TFN,  Log home avail. May 1. 3  bdrm., den, w/w, F.P.,  Redrooffs. Ph. 112  521-3908. #15  3 bedroom home, Chaster  Rd., close to school, shopping, and beach. Large  yard, garden, paved drive,,  fridge, stove, carpet  throughout. $480/mo. $200  d.d. Ph. 685-9304.      , #15.  Small 1 bdrm., F/P, ocean  view,, see at 1763 Glen Rd.  Write: Adams, Ste. 5, #15  Menzies St., Victoria, B.C.  386-8885. TFN  Shared accomodation.  Full facilities from $125  mo. ail utilities included.  Large Davis Bay" waterfront property with garden%  area. 885-2456 anytime.  #14  Placement Supervisor/Field  Supervisor Relief:  - To arrange homemaker  placements in accordance  with service:demands and  agency policies (25 hours  per week);'"      ;.  - To relieve for Field Supervisor when necessary.  '  Qualifications:  Professional preparation in  one of the following fields:  Nursing, Home Economics.  Social Work, Senior Level  Homemaker. A minimum of;  3 years experience in.wrjich  leadership, administrative"  and communication skills  have been demonstrated X. '  The successful applicant  must have own: vehicle and  valid drivers license.  Bookkeeper/Clerk:  - To~assist with payroll, bill-  in g,', j b o o k k e e pi n g ���.- an d  general office procedures  (12 hours per week and  relief when necessary).  Qualifications:  Typing skills, knowledge  'of general office procedures,  bookkeeping   arid   a' will-'  ingrress to learn basic computer skills are essential.  Please submit resume to:  Administrator,. Homemaker  Service; Box 1069, Sechelt,  B.C. VQN 3A0. ���  ��� "Closing date for applications: April 8, 1983  Co m p I et e bob keep i n g.  Confidential, accurate.  Reas. rates. Phone  886-9344 after 6. #16  JOHN'S BRICK & STONE  Quality work, all types including -repairs.  Reasonable rates. .Free  estimates. Ph. 885-7228.  7'-.,.V'"'- ' '.'������'���"#14  Experienced European  nanny seeking domestic  work, in the Gibsons area.  Avail. mid-April. 886-9472.  #16  PEERLESS TREE  XXXX SERVICES Ltd.  topping-Limbing-Danger  -Tree   Removal.   Insured,  guaranteed   work.   Free  estimates, 885-2109.   TFN  Reliable, exp. carpenter;  framing td finishing; small  plumbing and electrical  work. 885-3847. #14  RABBIT MANURE!!!  Fresh manure $3 per 50 lb.  bag. Partly decomposed..  $4 per bag. Buy 5, get  another,one FREE! Meat  $2.85' lb. Live $1 per lb.  BUrriart's Rabbitry on  Pratt Rd. Phone 886-3831  after 6 p.m. #14  1967 Timber Toter log  skidder. Good shape.  $4,000,886-7834. #14  Near new sofa & loveseat,  dark, solid Maple, rust  velour cushions, exc.  quality, $2,000 new, sell  for $900.886-7834.        #14  SPOILED HAY  Makes good mulch for  your garden. $2.50 Irg.  bale. 885-9357. ��� TFN  Peace River honey - unpasteurized, for sale.  886-2604. TFN  mmmm Hydroponic Fertilizer���"  NOW IN  ������4 lo Hollotil Sleeping ftog        M9.95  )  3-way Fridge 4'. cu, tl          '399.00  Weidiny Oullil c/w bO. hose   .-..-.:  11 only Req *b75.00)        '275.00  : 6 Ih Splitting Maui .  .  iHickoiy Handle i                 M7.95  ���  LET'S DEAL!  EAGLE MOUNTAIN  TRADERS #3  . (Across from RCMP)  SMlMK  SSS-7MO  Multicycle Inglis auto  washer $295. Guaranteed  & delivered. 883-2648. TFN  .Rich; black; Delta, loam, 20  yds. deliverecf, ; $400.  574-7242. TFN  Garage Sale: Judith Place,  9 April, 10 a.m. Lots of  goodies!      '���>%.-.'.-.      #14  17 YEARS EXPERIENCE  COMMERCIALS,  RESIDENTIAL  885-2923      885-3681  ft*  :.**.  Clams, top price- to  reliable diggers. Write  Harmony Seafoods, . Egmont, B.C. VON i NO.    #14  Coffee table, $10. Snugli,  $25. Baby bath; $8. Cuddle  Seat, $5. Beige loveseat,  $50. 886-9847.' #15  Unfurn. 6 bdrm. home in  lower  village.   $500/mon.  Refs.     req'd.     Phone  ' 886-9087. #14  3 bdrm. modern home nr.  Cedar Grove school. St. &  Fr. Avail. MayJ, Ph. after  6,435-7052,886-3911.   #16  Private 2 bedroom tiome  near Gibsons. $375.  886-8078. '.    #14  Wanted to Share: Room  for rent for reliable,  responsible person. 3  bdrm. house with F/S,  W/D, Dishw. $225. Phone  886-9344 after 6*. #16  ��mMc   - ���  UD Tax Service ,  Income tax preparation office located, above Gibsons Building Supplies.  Basic return, $13. Mon-  Sat. 9:30.-5:00. Bus.  886-8616 Res. 886-7498  #16  FLYING  LESSONS  Sechelt-Gibsons Airport  For further information  call AIR ALPS-  Squamish 898-9016  Trout Lake Rd., Half moon;  Bay 885-9782 or 885-9394,:  other. TFN;  20  Automobiles  ]  FIREWOOD FOR SALE  split fir/pine $50 cord  delivered. All proceeds to  Sunshine Coast Motorcycle Club. 885-2317.       #16  PROFESSIONAL  BOOKKEEPING  & ACCOUNTING  886-8003  1971   MGB.   Red,   good-  shape, good top, tires, etc."'  Has rblt motor to be put in.  $3,500 obo. 883-9342. TFN  1977 Chevy V, ton 350 V8  automatic, PB, PS, blue,  $3,250,886-7111. Excellent  mechanical cond.       TFN  fork Wanted  TIMBER JACK SKIDDER &  OPERATOR. 886-2459. #14  ���    |       _     _      .        _  Babysitting,  housekeeping,  or gardening.  Rbts..  Crk; 885-7448.  ~. #14  Wanted to borrow:  Tailcoat for tall, slim-man  for play "Pauline";  885-3577. /   TFN  Working couple require  live-in housekeeper/nanny  to look after house & 2  children (ages 10-12).Mon.  to Fri. & occasional  weekends. Must be 21 yrs.  old & have a driver's  license. Ph. 886-8181 or  886-7356. #15  Working wringer washer;  trailer axle for U-haul type  12'trailer. 885-3136.     #15  24" Quasar colour TV $75.  "66 Rambler parts; '64  Ford truck parts, $5 up.  885-5301;     '     ;   V .   #���  Students selling  alder/cherry mix: Split,  del., stacked $70/cord.  886^7589. #14  Aelbers  REAL ESTATE  Assistance Buying or Selling - John R. Goodwin.  885-2456 ANYTIME  TFN  Kingsize waterbed -walnut  finish, bookcase, head-  * board, c/w mattress &  heater. Exc. cond. $200  obo. 886-8247. #16  10 yr. old Gem top metal  canopy with opening windows for N. American P.U.  $250,886-3936. #14  '72 Ford 374-ton pick-up.  New tires, good running  condition. $850. 883-2211.  #15  1965 Ford Vt ton 390 4  bbl., 3 speed, good rubber,  good truck, $700.  886-7834. #14  1982 Mercury LN7 4 spd.  Ail     options     except  sunroof. $6,700. 886-7834.  #14  1973 340 Duster 4-speed,  Borg-Warner clutch,  20,000 mi. on rebuilt top  end. Excellent running  gear. Good condition.  $1,950 firm. Call Tim  886-8256. #15  QUALITY RED CEDAR  i-'pi.  if  $345 per M. Board Ft.  ���   h  1x4              10c per lin. ft.  ���''.   ��  1x6               18eperlin.it.  ���.-{'���  1x8                24'per lin. ft.  ���      ?  1x10            28c per lin. ft.  ;���' i;  2x3             14�� per lin. ft.  t' *  2x4              18c per lin. ft.            <  ���  1  2x6             34c per lin. ft.  X  2x8              46c per lin. IU  2x10            57cperlin.lt.  4x4              46c per lin. ft.  ��� '<:  Mill ��� 885-2112 Weekdays           ���  v   'i 16.  Coast News, April 4,1983  JJ1973 Belair 4 dr. $350,1967 ���  fJChev pickup $350. Phone  j?885-5340 #16  $Ford 4x4 1972 good runn-  ^intg condition. $1'800.'  ^Phone 883-9961 #14  ii 1969 Javelin SST 343, 4  ��bb1 headers, mags,  |jstereo. No rust and looks  (Jnew.    Asking  1*883-2745  in   $2,750.  #16  $1981 Honda Accord. Good  fjcond. 20,000 km. 886-7133  fior 886-7330. TFN  ?  '  ��74   International    1/.ton  %P.U. 304 V8 auto. P/S, runs  Swell.  $1,000  obo.   Phone  3886-9646 after 5 p.m.     #14  *   J'Pontiac  Astre  1975  hat-  gchback,   running   cond.,  >*new     battery.     $500.  days,   886-8724  #16  t*.  'Motorhome for rent by  day, week, or month.  Sleeps 7.886-9411.       #15  8' Security camper $795  obo. 886-8034. #15  '76 10' Security camper,  stove, oven, 3-way fridge,  jacks, toilet, ex. cond.  $3,700.886-7854. #16  '886-7888  Cevenings  ��1971 VW, window van,  i*camperized; reliable, with  CstereO. $1,550 obo.  ��8867891 message.       #16  $967 Ford Mustang in  ���fcood running order. Ask  ^2,000.886-7955. #14  j.���:   >1969 Ford % ton, 8*  ���tamper. In good cond.  Asking $2,100 obo.  ��867173. #16  $79 GMC extra long 3A ton  $vindow van, 350, PS/PB.  #85-9543. #16  * :   ��982 Subaru. Immaculate,  ^P/windows, sunroof, all  ���the extras. 886-7133 or  $86-7330. TFN  5*77 Plymouth Sport Fury,  ��18 auto., PS/PB, $.1,900 or  Trade for truck. 886-3986.  #14  25' Bayliner 225 HP Volvo  IB/OB, 200 hrs. on engine,  alum, top, swim grid, trim  tabs, VHF, CB, many extras. 886-8437-   ....������;. #15  1958 30' Grenfell built by  McQueen, re-engined 1978  with 230 Merc, inboard1  depth sounder, bait tank,  VHF, dinghy, exc. sea and  fishing boat. Asking  $18,500. Moored Secret  Cove. 885-9378 or  261-5948. #15  17' sailboat, trailer & 9.9  Evinrude motor. Must sell.  Best offer. 886-7853.     #14  12 ft. aluminum cartop,  oars and rod holders.  886-2516. . #16  14 ft. aluminum boat and  trailer, 18 hp Evinrude and  5 gallon tank. .$1,000.  886-2987. #14  75 TRANSAM  Newly rebuilt engine & .  standard transmission  Silver exterior/Black interior|  TA's and Mags ���  MUST BE SEEN       S3.800  885-5565  1981 Firebird Esprit. Im-  mac, wht. w/red int., small  V8, good on gas , 12,000  km, PB/PS, PW, AM/FM  cass. stereo. Exc. cond^  $7,900. Ph. 886-8567.    #15  1 ton '57 Ford flatdeck. 5'  sides, 6 cyl., 4: spd., 3,000  mi., on new-motorrnew  clutch. Flood ? damaged.  $300 obo. U-tow away.  885-3136. #15  78 Camaro Z28, 350 auto.,  P.S., P.B., headers, etc.  Super stereo. Steal at  $3,750. Might take trade.  885-3889. .'.'���  #14  1974 Ford Torino SW. $650  obo. Phone 886-2975.   #15  '^iT&X'  y'rx^pi%ki^'i^^'^^prhX^^  '77 750 Triumph Bonny,  new   wiring,   top   cond.,  $1,300 obo. 886-7570.   #14  1981 Honda Hawk 400CC  Like new w/only 1,700 mi.  c/w luggage rack and  motorguard.. Asking  $1 500. Ph. 885-7385.     #15  1980 Kawasaki 750 LTD.  Excellent conditon, low  mileage, $2,000 obo. 1970  Honda 350, 15,000 mi.,  good condition, needs wir-'  ing, $400 obo. $2,200 for  both. 886-7511.     .    7 7#14  Aelbers  REAL ESTATE  Assistance Buying or Selling - John R. Goodwin.  885-2456 ANYTIME  TFN  Ocean view Irg. cleared  srvd. Ibt, Davis Bay.  $48,000,885-2838. #15  HOBBY FARM  Price Reduced  Ideal for horses, this sunny.4.6 acres has pasture,  outbids., creek, orchard,  garden & small cottage.  Very private & quiet.  Orange Rd., Rbts. Crk.  Reduced to $79,900.  886-8029. #15  Gibsons lot" for sale:.;  Cochrane Rd., 65xi30;L  clbisV^to beachv '$25,000^  Phone 886:8006:^ ^'Xxxm^  Wanted: 5 plus acres to  settle in an area circling  approx. 30 miles around  Powell River or On Sechelt  Peninsula and surrounding inlets. Road access  preferable but not essential. No hydro required.  Please provide details.  Box 115,. c/o Coast News,  P.O. Box 460, Gibsons,  B.C. VON 1V0 or phone  (604)929-7598.; #14  By owner: 2 yr old 3 bdrm.  1,471, sq. li. rancher, en-  suitei family room, attached 400 sq. ft. garage & 400  sq., ft. sundeck. Near  school, store, beach. in  Roberts Creek on Vz acre.  $75,000,885-7428. #15  Mountain Hotel now accepting applications for  cooks, waitresses, gift  shop cashiers, front desk,  housekeepers, bartenders, gas jockeys. Apply in writing to: Glacier  Park Lodge, Rogers Pass,  B.C.V0E2S0. #15  Paddle Fans The original  fan store. Wholesale and  Retail. Free Catalogues;  Ocean Pacific Fan Gllery  Inc.; 4600 East Hastings  Street, Burnaby, B.C. V5C  2K5. Phone 112-299-0666.  TFN  Lighting     :   Fixtures.  Western Canada's largest  display.   Wholesale, and i  retail.   Free   catalogues  available. Norburn  Lighting Centre Inc., 4600  East Hastings Street, Burnaby, B.C. V5C2K5. Phone  299-0666. TFN  Chicks: Brown egg layers,  white egg layers, meat  birds, order early, ship  anywhere. Napier Chick,  Sales, 6743216th Street,  Box 59, Milner, B.C. VOX  1T0. Phone 534-7222.    #16  Wood Windows, Doors,  Skylites. Largest selection, lowest prices. Walker  Door. Vancouver 266-1101,  North Vancouver 985:  9714, Richmond 273-6829,  Kamloops 374-3566, Nanaimo 758-7375, Winlaw  226-7343, Lillooet 256-  7501, White'horse 667-  7332. TFN  Get Spicey! Meet a secret  new friend by mail. Penpal  Club for adults. For free  information send stamp  to: Exchange, Box 1577,  Qualicum; B.C. V0R 2T0.  #14  Wanted discontinued  China, Silverware, Crystal  and Old Jewellery. Buy,  sell, consign, free registration. Echo's China,,Silver  and Crystal Exchange,  1414 Lonsdale, North Vancouver, B.C. V7M 2J1.  Phone 980-8011. #14  NOTICE TO  IN THE ESTATE OF  LOUiSE CLIFFORD  WILSON JOHNSON,  LATE OF GIBSOKS, -i  BRITISH COLUMBIA  NOTICE is hereby given  that Creditors and others  having clairrisagairist the  estate of the above named  are hereby required to  send particulars, thereof j  to the Executrix, MARY*  LOUISE EASWARAN, at  Eastwood x&\ Company,  Barristers, & Solicitors,  P.O. Box 708,; Gibsons,  British Columbia; on -or  before the 10th day of  '.April, 1983, after, which  date the Executrix : will  distribute the said Estate  among;;parties; entitled  thereto!; "having regi^d  only to claims by which  she then has notice;   ;  MARY LOUISE  EASWARAN  ;'::.; /;":;.   v "���; Executrix  PT HER SOLICITOR  JAMES 0. STEWART  EASTWOOD & COMPANY  NOTICE TO CREDITORS!  -      AND OTHERS  NOTICE is hereby given  [that   Creditors 'and  [others,  having   claims  against   the   Estate   of|  Ethel Florence Churchill,  deceased, who -died on  February   3,   1983,, are  hereby required to send  I them to the undersigned  Executor at P.O. Box  708, Gibsons, British  Columbia, before the  !30th day of April, 1983  after which date the Ex  ecutor will distribute the  said Estate among the  parties entitled thereto,  having regard to thel  (claims Of which it has  notice:  HAROLD RAYMOND  CHURCHILL  Executor  By: EASTWOOD &  COMPANY]  Barristers and Solicitors  . P.O. Box 708,'  Gibsons,, B.C. VON 1V0  (886-2271 )f  ( 27.  Alaskan Malamute Puppies. Canadian Kennel  Club Registered. Good  temperament. $200 to  $300. Phone 928-3185 or  write: S. Nasmyth, General  Delivery, Telegraph Cove,  B.C. VON 3JO. #14  Spring promotion, now on  10 x 10 foot greenhouse,  only $150. Retailers  welcome and needed. The  best greenhouse deal in  Canada. Hundreds in use.  Western Water Farms;  1234 Seymour Street, Vancouver, B.C. V6B 3N9.  Phone 682-6636. #14  Start your        own  Hydroponic Business. We  suply everything you need  including training. No  franchise fees. Complete  gardens, kits, nutrients,  seeds, books, equipment,  greenhouses and metal  halide lights. Western  Water Farms, 1234  Seymour S.treet, Vancouver, B.C: V6B 3N9.  Phone 682-6636. #14  Province of   ;  British Columbia!  Ministry of  Forests  NOTICE INVITING  APPLICATIONS  FOR  TIMBER SALE  LICENCE A18508  Peggy Cojnnor  The first meeiting of St.  Mary's Hospital Auxiliary was  held on March 22 at the Roberts  Creek hall. Members from all  six branch auxiliaries were present totalling 80 persons in all:  Pender Harbour - three; Halfmoon Bay - eight; Sechelt - 21;  Roberts Creek - 19; Gibsons  -12; Port Mellon r 17. The  meeting was chaired by Pauline  Lamb.. ' \  Each branch president gave  an impressive rundown on the  many hours volunteered s\nd  money earned to. provide patient care at StC i Mary's  Hospital. -   I  Volunteer director Mary  Macdoiiald reported a\ very active junior volunteer pro-  ' gramme. Charlotte Raines is  the auxiliaryrepresentJative on-  the St.^Mary^s Hospital Society  Board. She4 said the building  programme is progressing well.  Thrift shop vice-chairman  Mary Goudin reported they are'  open Tuesday, Thursday, FrP  day and Saturday ahji 'were  very busy. *,-      t  Nominating chairman Billie  Steele handled the election, of  Officers for the new auxiliary.  ��� The following were installed  by Betty Patterson, lower  mainland regional representative, BCHAS, in a candle  light ceremony: president  -Edith Simmons, Port Mellon;  first vice-president - Betty  Laidlaw, Sechelt; second vice-  president - Allison Steele, Half-,  moon .Bay; recording secretary,  - Joan Rigby, Gibsons; corresponding secretary - yet to be  filled; treasurer - Carol Rigby,  Gibsons; publicity - Peggy  Connor,; Sechelt; past-  ��� president - Pauline Lamb,  Roberts Creek.  The .voting members of the  new auxiliary will be president  and vice-president of each  branch. At present these are:  for Pender Harbour,  Jean  Prest, and Jean- Dale; Half-'  moon Bay, -Alison Steele and '  Bertie Hull; Sechelt, Betty  Laidlaw and Mary Banner-  man;  Roberts Creek, Peggy  Gallos and Dorothy Bruce';'  Gibsons,  Joan  Rigby .and  , Carole Rig6y;. Port Mellon,  Margaret Neilson and Betty  Kiioh.  fiW^MW^  y*,% *3T4__?^-i  Pursuant to Section 16(1)  of the^ Forest Act, sealed  (tenders will be received  by the,Regional Manager  at Burnaby at 1 30 p.m.  on April 25, 1983, for a  Timber Sale Licence to  authorize the harvesting  of 5 550 cubic metres of  Hemlock, ' Balsam, Fir  and Other '^pecies;  located. Parkdale Creek,  New Westminster Land'  District .   r   "V  Term: 1 year  /*$&  Bids can be accepted only from those who are  registered as^small  .business enterprises, as  defined (in Jthe Regulations      ,'  Details of the proposed  Timber Sale Licence may  be obtained from the  Regional Manager, B.C  Forest Service, 4595  Canada Wiy, Burnaby,  B C. V5G* 4L9, or the  District Manager, B.C.  Forest Service, Box  4000, Sechelt, B.C VON  3A0.  SUNSHINE COAST  REGIONAL DISTRICT  REFERENDUM:  April 16, 1983  WEST HOWE SOUND FIRE PROTECTION  FACILITIES SPECIFIED AREA ESTABLISHMENT BY-LAW NO. 255.1,1983.  A by-law to establish a specified area within  Electoral Areas "E" and "F" of the Sunshine  Coast Regional District for the purpose of  participating in the amortization of debt incurred for the construction of a fire hall and  the purchase of a fire truck and ancillary  equipment.  WHEREAS the Board of the Sunshine Coast  Regional District has been requested to  establish a specified area for the purpose of  providing for the construction of a fire hall-  andlhe purchase of a fire truck and ancillary  equipment to the West Howe Sound Fire Pro-  i *  Coast News Classifieds Are:  ECONOMICAL:   you get' a��  /  ���    proximately 12 words for $4 00-3  ,   :    full lines. Shop and compare'  it Ask about our special "3 for the  price off 2" offer.  CONVENIENT:    "Friendly  >��� -    . People ^Places"   accept   your,  classified ads all up & down the.  Coast.  FIRST  TO  ARRIVE:   your  message is delivered every Mon-  ! day.  A COMMUNITY SERVICE:  Birth Announcements, Lost and  Found are run FREE of charge.  Legal  Section District;  73 750 Norton Commando  Combat engine 7500  original miles, extras, very  fast. $1500 obo. Eves.  883-9207 #16  78 11' Vanguard camper,  stv., oven, 3-way fridge-  freezer, hot & cold  pressure water, -furnace,  bathrm., sink, shower,  flush toilet, 4-jacks. Ex..  Cond. $4,850. 885-9363,#15  1  The Sunshine Coast News  reserves .the right to classify.  advertisements   under   ap:  propnate headings and deter-  ?mine page location. The Sun-  'shine .Coast    News   also  ,"reserves'the. right to revise or  reject any advertising which in  the opinion of the Publisher is  ���in7questionable taste. In -the  event'that any advertisement  is rejected..the sum paid (or  ���the' advertisement   will   be  -refunded.  Minimum $4.00 par 3 Jin* insertion. Each  additional line $1.00. Use our economical' 3  weeks for the price of 2. rate. Pre-pay your ad  rfor 2 weeks & get the third week FREE  THE FOLLOWING.CLASSIFICATIONS  ARE FREE  -Birth Announcements,^ Lost and Found  No billing or telephone orders are accepted except  jrom customers who have accounts withus.  Cash, cheques or money orders  must accompany ail classified advertising  NOON SATURDAY  ^te&y^V/j&y^yjy?  I  l  Pieas;@;mail to:  COAST NEWS Classified. Box 460. Gibsons. B.C. VON 1V0  or bring in j^erson to:  The COAST NEWS Office in Gibsons  CAMPBELL'S SHOES or BOOKS & STUFF in Sechelt  MADEIRA PARK PHARMACY in Madeira Park  HO. OF ISSUES  75 GMC Sec. motorhome.  Roof air cruise con.* full  bath, swivel chairs,, exc.  cond., $12,900 obo.  885-3949. #15  .75 Chev window van.  Carpeted and camperized.  Excellent cond. $2,400  obo. 885-3840. #15  16' Shasta trailer. Shower,  furnace, sink, stove, toilet,  etc. $1,500.885-3*40.   #15  I  I  I  I  I  I  1  e  i  x  1  iieu:     mm       m  1  "IE                JZ  _.,..7....���..! _LJ J 1 J L  I7���,-,>:<       .                     ._           -J-     -  " -7        III   '1 '  1  '- 1  IE      x            :~JZ                               :        ,    -  1  ...... 1. L-l II    II    i ,1     .     II  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  1  I  I  FAND WHEREAS a portion of the arndrti2a'-v  *jyNon or. the debt incurred is to be shared by  \he   West   Howe   Sound   Fire   Protection  District and the Town of Gibsons;  AND WHEREAS the share of the annual payment required to amortize the debt shall be  determined by apportionment on the basis  ���of assessment as fixed for taxation for  school purposes, excluding property that is  . taxable,for school purposes only, within the  specified area and the Town of Gibsons;.  AND THEREFORE the Board of the Sunshine  Coast Regional District in open meeting  assembled enacts as follows:  I.The Regional Board is hereby empowered  and authorized:  (A)to establish in Electoral Areas "E" and  "F" a specified area defined as follows  and to be known as the "West Howe  Sound   Fire   Protection   Facilities  " Specified Area" and such area shall be  comprised of that tract of land  hereinafter described in Schedule "A"  attached hereto and forming part of this  by-law:  (B)to undertake and carry out or cause to  be carried out and provide for the participation in the amortization of debt incurred by the construction of a fire hall  ' and the purchase of a fire truck and ancillary'equipment and to do all things  necessary in connection*therewith.  Take notice that the above is a synopsis of a  proposed by-law on which the vote of the  electors ot Electoral Areas "E" and "F" of  the Sunshine Coast Regional District will be  taken at the Cedar Grove Elementary School  and Langdale Elementary School on April 16,  1983, between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m., and that  Michael B. Phelan has been appointed returning officer .for the purpose o'f taking and  recording the vote. And take notice that the  full by-law may be inspected at the following  placeS^and times namely, I"'  'i  (1) Sunshine Coast Regional Djstrict -1153  Wharf Avenue, Sechelt, B.C., 8:00 - 5:00,  Monday - Friday.  SHERIFF'S SALE  i  i  TheSheriff will offer for Sale by Public  Auction at the K & E Towing Yard, Hall  Roac), Roberts Creek, B.C. on Saturday,  Apri| 9,1983 at 10:00 a.m. the interest of  , tties fallowing .4,u$gerpsr��t petHo/�����>Glyn  Excavating" &^_a'nd Clearing ktdifthe  following motor vehicle purported to be:  1962 Kenworth Truck, Green, Net  Weight 10678 kg, GVW 23587 kg,  Registration Number 1055060, Serial  Number 81112. Model 923.  \  i  Terms of Sale:  10% down on acceptance of bid,  Balance on transfer of registration, pigs  Social1 Services Tax. On an as isjwhere  is basis. The Sheriff reserves the right  to adjburn the Sale. Vehicle can be  viewed on morning of'Sale.  Wm. Christian  Deputy Sheriff  _ Sheriff Services  : '       4 '*"*-..      Sechelt; B.C.  (2} Town .of Gibsons -1490 South Fletcher,  Gibscirts, B.C., 8:0Q - 5:00, Mbriday - Fri-  CLASSIFICATBON: e.g. For Sale, For Rent, etc.  I  f  -���.-  J  S"  and that the synopsis is not intended to be  and is not to be understood as an;interpreta-  ,'tionof the by-law.  * "?  Dated at Sechelt, B.C., March 3p; 1983  L. Jardine  Secretary-Treasurer  l  TOWN OF GIBSONS  Notice of Poll  Public notice is given to the electors of the  municipality that Borrowing Authorization  By-law No. 450, 1983, is intended to be submitted for the assent of the electors of the  Town of Gibsons on Saturday, April 16,1983.  "It is intended through passage of the  before-mentioned by-law to borrow upon the  credit of the municipality a sum not exceeding $4*10,000 for the purposes of carrying out the {acquisition and construction of  improvements to the fire protection district."  Take notice jthat the above is a synopsis 6f/'a  proposed by-Jaw on which the vote of,4he  electors of tpe municipality will.be taken af  the Marine jRoom (lower level of Gibsons  /Public Library Building), 1410 South Fletcher  Road, on Saturday, April 16, 1983, between  8:00 .aim. and 8f00 p.m.; and that j:w>  Copland has) been appointed Returning Officer for the purpose of taking and recording-,"  the vote.       (  And take notice that the full by-law may be  inspected at the Gibsons Municipal Hall,  1490 South Fletcher Road, during regular of-  -fice hours, namely Monday through Friday  between the hours of 8:Q0 a.m. and 5:00 p^jfri.,  and thatthe synopsis is not intended to be  and is not to be understood as an interpretation of the by-law.  Dated at Gibsons, B.C., this 30th day of  March, 1983.   - X"-  J.W. Copland  ADMINISTRATOR  mmm:^s^m^m^x;q^^^-^:^^  t "^W��--:>i,T'��rtV,\n'*v :* A prize of $10 will be awarded to the first person whose name is  drawn correctly identifying the location of the above. Send entries  to the Coast News, Box .460, Gibsons in time to reach the  newspaper office by Saturday of this week. The above Guess -  Where was not correctly located last week.  Oratorio performed  Presentation of Stainer's  oratorio The Crucifixion on  March 27 in Gibsons United  Church by the choir .was an  event of which the choir and  assisting artists can be proud.  Under direction of choir  leader Molly Reid, wife of the  minister Reverend* Alex Reid,  the oratorio was well presented  by the choir, assisted by visiting  vocalists and home talent  violinists.  - Of particular notice was the  finale of the oratorio when the  male section, six in number,  gave the audience a stirring sextet which provided, a fitting  climax to the oratorio.  The result of numerous practices was revealed in the fine  performance given by the choir  under the direction of Mrs.  Reid. She had moulded a choir  of 23 into a very good singing  unit.  They were aided by Margaret  Maclntyre at the organ and  three violinists, Kertt Viitanen,  John Inglis', and Dr. Hugh Inglis. The tenor soloist was Bill  Edney and the bass Earl Harrison. With ten sopranos, six  altos and three bass, their  leader obtained a good meld of  voices and accompanying instruments.  Christian Science report  . A conference for Christian  Science representatives from 50  communities throughout the  province was held at First  Church "of Christ, Scientist in  'downtown Vancouver on  Saturday, March 12.  ' An important feature of the  conference was a talk by  Reverend Robert Grey, district  secretary of the Canadian Bible  Society titled "The Bible in the  World Today?. This portion of  the conference also included information ori the church's  public bible exhibit in Boston,  Massachusetts which recently  received a citation of apprecia  tion from the U.S. laymen's national bible committee.  The citation reads:  "Laymen's National Bible  Committee Citation of Appreciation presented to the  Christian Science Church in appreciation of outstanding service to the Bible cause through  the establishment of a unique  and -excellent public Bible Exhibit in Boston. This exhibit  has,indeed achieved its stated  goal, which is 'to do honour to  this Book of books and  through its spirit to uplift the  spirit and the heart of everyone ,  who uses it'."  ,"N."      < , i  Church  A���.        -      aw,-- '  Services  THE UNITED CHURCH  OF CANADA  Sunday Worship Services  ST. JOHN'S  Davis Bav,; 9 30 am  GIBSONS  ' Glassford Rd - 11 15 am  Sundav School - 9.30 am  -���' Rev. Alex G. Reid  >:''��� Church 'Telephone  *"'.     886-2333      " .  ST. BARTHOLOMEW 4  i   .; ST. AIDAN  ANGLiCAN CHURCHES  Parish Family EuchansK  > UO.QOanS ���   ' *'  St Bartholomew, .Gibsons  12:00  'X  St Aidan, Roberts Creek-  CALVARY  BAPTIST CHURCH  Park Rd., Gibsons  Pastor Harold Andrews  Res 886-9163  Church 886-2611    ���  Sunday School 9'30 am  Morning Service 11.00 am  Gospel Service 7 00 pm  Prayer & Bible Study  Thursday 7 00 pm  SEVENTH-DAY  ' A0VENTIST CHURCH  Sabbath School Saturday  9.30 am  . Hour of Worship Sat 11 am  Browning Rd. & Hwy 101  Pastor: J. Popowich  Everyone Welcome  Fonnformation phone.  '    885-9750 or 883-2736 '  - GRACE REFORMED -  COMMUNITY CHURCH  Sechelt Elementary School  11.00 am 885-5635  .    GIBSONS PENTECOSTAL  .      ,    CHURCH  Cedar Grove School  Chaster Road, Gibsons  Senior Pastor Ted Boodle  , George Marshall.  , Visitation Minister  Sunday School 9.30 am',  ' Morning Worship 11 00 am'  'Evening Fellowship 6'00 pm  Home Bible Study  Phone 886-9482 or  886-7107  Affiliated with the ; ^  Pentecostal Assemblies'  of Canada  GLAD TIDINGS  TABERNACLE  Gower Point- Road  Phone: 886-2660  Worship Service 10 am  ."Evening Fellowship 6.00 pm  Wednesday School 7 00 pm  Pastor Dave Shinness  CHRISTIAN SCIENCE SOCIETY. SERVICES  Sunday Service & Sunday School 11 30 am  Wednesday 8 00 p.m.  In United Church Building. Davis Bay  885-2506 or 886-7882  Coast News, April 4,1983  Easter���the time of the/spring break. This was the tirrie for  at least one trip down to the  beach at low tide when I was a  young lad. Our main purpose  was to dig for clams.  Things have changed on the  beach since I was young!,Two  weeks ago a John; Burnside  photo appeared next to this column and depicted members of  the economic commission  gathering oysters on a beach in  a little cove on Nelson Island-  "When the tide is out the table  is set," was the caption of the  photo.  ' Only in recent years has it  been possible to gather oysters,  Japanese oysters, on our  beaches. Even the common  clam to be found today is the  Asiatic Manilla clam! Both  these foreign' imports have  ". done well in bur waters which is  ; fortunate for. us. because-many  , * of the native kinds of shellfish  ' are hard to f|nd now.    v jV;   ,  '      I'f you We interested in learning about'.Qt^hek kinds wfX  seafood to be? found bn>d,ur  beaches come to th�� monthly <  meeting of the Sechelt Marsh",  Protection Society. The guest;'  speaker is to be the -popular  Wayne Campbell from the,  British Columbia Provincial  Museum. On two previous  visits to Sechelt his topic was  birds; this time it is marine  biology and the title of his address is "When the Tide is out  the Table is Set". The time is  7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 8 at  St. Hilda's Anglican Church  Hall, Highway 101 and Barnacle Street.  I am sure that Wayne Camp  bell will tell us.that the best way ���  to eat oysters fresh off the  , beach is raw with a dash of  fresh lemon juice or Lea & Per-  '��� rins Worcestershire sauce!  So you prefer yours cooked.  Okay, why not roast them in  the shell right on the. beach.  Make sure the shells are washed  clean and free of all sand or  mud. Place them close to the  hot coals of the fire with the  deep side of the shells down.  After a few minutes turn so the  other side faces the fire. When  the shells open they should be  cooked. Open, sprinkle with  salt and pepper and serve in the  deep halves of the shells.  Oysters on the half shell with  a nice���dry white wine. A meal fit  for a king!  Sea you.  French film  to be shown  Th/1977 French film, The  Lacemaker, directed by Claude  Goretta, is the story of an ill-  fated love affair between an  awkward student'and a shop  girl. At the centre of this acute  mixture of romance and social  analysis is the unforgettable  performance by Isabelle Hup-  pert. ..    .  The title of the film refers to  the famous genre painting by ;  Vermeer and the film lives up to,  the allusion with a rich tapestry'  of characters and visual detail.-.  It is showing at the Arts Centre, Wednesday, April 6,8 p.m. -  Adults $3, seniors and students  $2.  ALLIED.  The Careful Movers  LEW WRAYS TRANSFER LTD;  Custom Packing, Storage, Local & Long Distance Moving   .  HWY. 101, GIBSONS 6BB 2684  :wi*  &��%fr  SS*r  ^mtf&r  Mx&y2*��  In  rh,  season  ofytfief. .xwe- care.  There is a time for all things, but grief like joy must be shared.  Let us provide the consolation and assistance you need when  such a,time of trial must be faced. We handle everything, we   '  pay. attention to every detail.  886-9551  P. A. Devlin Director 1665 Seaview Gibsons  '      ;. (\ ���  |i  .... .:. ���������,.).-,  m  .'''���������   ���  < *  ; ;������:.  .  Up-  . -r.  i-'  1   h  :<-  i      *  ..."        ,-��-,    ���  1  '''   ���  A  i   ,   ', .  1    ST-  \: !'-  ���'-'      '  ���:*  ���: ,*'  f  rf  . :>XI  *:k  ' *  :-t-  I -.?-  .1  :���  >�����  : ��� . �� '      /  'i  *���  4  v-i  ���Xi /  \ i  - ������.,.':/  ���   X f  ."���-/  . ���.'��� t  ���':���: *  ;���,.*   ��  *"f  i   ���..�����  !-; *  iv- ���*  ������ -.  '��� ;  tf  ,���     tf  T-.'  ���   !;.-���*���  ".,..���  ���!���������?  -O  i  f.;  r.  '���'*;  M  ' pi  I  i  ~3  M !/1>> ^^��w'*y~��g~����~*���  us.  Coast News, April 4,1983  5. ���--...  by Ruth Forrester  ;;. The recent demolition of the  '>p\d store on Coopers Green has  ^aroused the interest of many  ���local residents and it has been  (interesting to find out a little of  [jtlie past of this building. The  most accurate and interesting  ^records have been kept by Mary  ^Shannon in her collection of  ,the history, of the Redrooffs  .and Halfmoon Bay area and  'this we acknowledge with  ithanks.  v?On January 30, 1964 there  was a headline which  "read���"Store Gone But Not  ^Memories". This was a report  ���of the demolition of the  ���original store which had been  Jbuilt around 1912 by Hubert  'jKitchin and which was the start  : pf the Redrooffs resort. Six log  '. houses were built���all with red  Iropfs���and a bridge which led  to the rock in front of the store.  .'Gas tanks were installed and a  ,'llag pole with a white flag to  .signal boats that there were  .passengers to be picked up for  .^Vancouver.  I' A small area wasadded to the  vstore for use as a post office and  jliving quarters for a caretaker.  .It was owned successively by  rMr. Peter Milne, the Mackay  -brothers, Carl S. Bell, and in  I news  JpiBSONSRCMP  Ori the 24th: Thieves attempted to break into the Harmony  Hall building. Entry was hot  gained.  On the 25th: Mischief was  .(done to a vehicle parked adjacent to the post office. Damage  to the car was done overnight,  i The windshield-was smashed.  Oh the 26th: A small sailboat  carrying three youths overturned out from the Georgia Beach  area. Eyewitnesses to the accident pulled the youths out of  the water.  j Police received a report that  someone was attempting to  break and enter a Marion Place  residence. The suspect was  scared off in his attempt and  ���was located later asleep in a  ditch. It is believed that the  culprit was wandering aimlessly in the area and that there had  been no attempt at a break-in.  j Two deck chairs and a Black  & Decker saw were stolen from  a residence located on Older-  shaw Road near Highway 101.  Clement's    warehouse,  located on Henry Road, was  entered and a quantity of pop  was stolen.  ; Two valuable birds valued at  $200 each were stolen from a  Roberts Creek residence. The  birds are an. African ring neck  parakeet and a plum head  parakeet.  On the 27th: An unattended  vehicle rolled across a driveway  and into the side of an Aldersp-  irig Road residence. The  runaway vehicle hit a bedroom  wnere a baby was sleeping.  Luckily the child was not hurt. '  Charges are not expected to be  haul.  y& residence on Point Road  yvas broken into but nothing  appears to have been taken.  On the 28th:   A vehicle that ig-  '    nited on Leek Road was ex- ���  tinguished by a resident.  X, A battery was stolen from a  vehicle parked on Crowe Road  in Roberts Creek.  >A nine foot fibregiass dinghy  was stolen from the Hyak,  Marina.  On the 29th: There was a  break and entry at the Gibsons  and District Chamber of Commerce booth. A few stamps  were taken.  On the 30th:   A 12 foot boat  was stolen from the Gibsons Industrial Park area.  SECHELT RCMP  On    the    24th:    Various  household items and camping  Equipment were stolen from a  halfmoon ,Bay residence.  Police have no suspects.  On the 26th:   A TV and stereo  , were stolen from a West Sechelt  home.  On the 29th: Six vehicles  parked in a trailer court located  iin Selma Park area were broken  into and various items of  minimal value were taken.  On the 31st: A Bank of Montreal customer reported the  theft of a wallet. Thewallet was  left on the bank's counter arid  when the owner returned to :  retrieve it, the wallet was gone,  The wallet contained $20 in  <��a$h. .  ^���Willful damage was done to  tfie, Irvine's Landing Community Hall. It appears that  v&ndals broke into the hall and  h&daparty.  1946. was purchased by Jim,  Cooper.  Around:i930, following the  ��� death of her riusband, Mrs. Kit-/  ; ��hin married Peter Milne arid  together they operated the  resorfefor the'nextseyen years;  Thii was!j?robably the hey day  of the resbi^;-The Milnes built  the Recreation Hall and it was  the scene of many popular  Saturday night dances which  are still nostalgically  remembered by some of the  fathers and grandfathers along  the beach. It was also used for  badminton and there was a tenr  nis court on whaJ is now known  as Coopers Green.  Driring the period of operation-by JheMilnes, the store  reached its'greatest eminence as.  a social centre with much of its  Sergeant King who was ageniai  and much loved man. He  would open the door for a lady  with such dignity that she  would go off feeling like a  queen.  In those gracious days, Mrs.*  Milne would serve behind the  counter wearing white gloves-  and groceries were delivered in  a small  boal^TflVa^OiF 7  "Sheila" which was operated**  by Tom Beasley for Mr. Milne.?  The mail was dropped of fat the  same time. In the late thirties  the resort was bought by Carl S.  Bell.and management was  taken over by the late Frank  Lyons whose wife Eva ran the  dining room for several years.  Around 1954 Jim Cooper,  vvho then owned thepropetty,  moved his grocery business out  of the old store into the newer  tmmm  more spacious recreation  building which had been built  by Peter Milne. This is in fact  the building whicti was just,,  demolished.  There must be many happy  memories attached to that little  area dating back as far as 1912  and many events and dates  have been missed out. -'  _ COMMERCIAL- RESIDENTIAL ���  THE MODERN APPROACH TO YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS  Serving the Lower Mainland for over 20 years    Tei 883��2StO|  UQW&-W&&<-&  * <  SOFA Sk SWIVEL. 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