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Array 1 ^��������^^-��,��^y*;;)��i��"twwwwyMMW'^X'qi^^  mwiwmnw'rni" w?.n TVJ^*^'VWVWiwW$j&%Sg  LEGISLATIVE LIBRARY     84 2  Parliament Buildings  Victoria, B.C.  V8V 1X4  m^^sm^m&mmsmmsssBm  Liberal joins the race  Vie for local seat  1   For the first time since 1975,  .at least three candidates will be  .seeking to represent the  f Mackenzie riding in the May 5  ���'provincial election. The incumbent, NDP MLA, Don  j Lockstead, will be running in  a his fourth election since 1972  when he defeated Isobel  =powson, who was a member of  ^y.A.C. Bennett's cabinet.  '<? Lockstead, who makes his  <home in Powell River, is the  i&PP transportation critic and  ���is known for his active  representation of the constituency in the legisteture.  ' Also seeking office is Jim  Price, the managing partner of  the Beach Gardens Resort in  Powell River. Mr. Price was  born in Powell River and has  represented the Powell River  economic commission, the  tourist development commission and the Chamber of Commerce. Price, who was  nominated by the Social Credit  constituency association last  fall, has set tip offices in Gibsons arid Sechelt.  The yet-to-be nominated  Liberal candidate is George  Shawi a Powell River  businessman and school trustee  who expects to be officially in  the race this Thursday  Born in New Zealand/Mr.  Shaw has lived ih Powell River  for three years. Shaw is the first  Liberal to run for office in  Mackenzie since 1975  The 1979 provincial election  saw Lockstead run against  socred Gerry Gray, winning,by  nearly two to one majority.  In the three weeks prior to  the election, The Coast News  will publish the candidates'  positions on four election  issues: education - school  board autonomy and teacher  bargaining rights; unemployment and job creation programmes; aids to small  business; and transportation  -ferry service and highways.  To be held on Saturday  Fire vote important  The brief and unseasonal reappearance of winter last Sunday morning was greeted with'delight by  few Of OUr Citizens. -Fran Berger photo  ���Si'  Sechelt gets wharf proposals  'X r  t  Trail Bay, waterfront was  again the focus of considerable  attention at last Wednesday's  Sechelt council meeting.  ;Roy Engineering Ltd.  Ptesented a "Study of Wave,  V^ind and Tidal Action Related  tq Beach Structures" for council's consideration.  : D.J. Roy stated that he was  mostly    concerned    with  'Shoreline processes and erosion", an understanding of  which is essential when designing launch ramps, wharves,  and protective structures. He  also suggested it would be advantageous to have a long-term  plan for waterfront maintenance and enhancement, so  that the village would be able to  make  approved  and  appropriate moves at opportune  times���such as when "public  works" grant monies are  available.  %The Sechelt Chamber of  Beach takes  water plan  to SCRD  C Colin Beach, who has applied for a foreshore lease in  Hotham Sound for the purpose  of developing a water exporting  operationfrom Freil Lake, has  been granted permission to address the Sunshine Coast  Regional District board at the  regular meeting of April 28.  In by-passing its normal  policy of allowing only five  minutes presentation time for  delegations, the board decided  at. last Thursday's meeting that  Mr. Beach's project deserved  mbre time and the meeting: will  bSgin a half hour earlier than  normal, at 7 p.m., in order to  accommodate the presentation.  Board members were adamant, in view of the hour and a  half presentation by ICG Canadian Propane at the last regular  meeting, that the half hour time  limit will be strictly adhered to.  ::The board was also informed  that a news crew from Channel  8 in Vancouver would be covering the presentation by Mr.  Beach. '  Commerce has made inquiries  about the feasibility of wharf  moorage facilities in Trail Bay,  and the village has written to  Small Craft Harbours on the  matter. Should the reply state  that such a,,project would be  feasible, council indicated an  interest in studying Mr. Roy's  report in depth.  A request was also received  from Tyee Fish Charters for  permission to construct a  restricted-use barge loading  ramp on Trail Bay.  They suggested that the ramp  would be used only at high tide  in the early morning and the entrance to the ramp would be  locked at all other times, with  only the village having access.  ,} The importance of the fire  protection referendum to be  held April 16 in Gibsons and  ^Areas^E and F of the regional  district has been emphasized by  /municipal and fire department  -���ipfficials. _. ���%  .X-X Mayor Lorraine Goddard  -hopes that "the voters support  fhe referendum. We are not do-  4*ig this hastily and we believe  *e need it for the good of the  j6re protection district."  7* Alderman Diane Strom, who  sVJrith alderman Bill Edney, is  (Gibsons' representative on the  ^est HowejSound Fire Protection Committee, commented  |hat, "we have been pretty  plucky io, far; ,The equipment  ^an^t^la$t^orevei!. Unless we  *^jkeep up the grading fojfthe fire  department the insurance rates  could', go up. The volunteer  department has done a fantastic job foryears." '  7*  Concern for the firemen was  expressed by Jim Gurney, Area  E director, who noted that the  VFD "is made up of our friends  and neighbours. They put  themselves at considerable risk;  so the community is f esporisi-^  ble for giving theiri the best-  equipment and t>ainiri;i  available." ':':  Mel Buckmaster, fire chief  of the GVFD emphasized that  the main reason'for the new  truck and facility was to maintain fire protection in the area  .;t.  and keep the insurance rates  down.  The old fire hall on North  Road, built by volunteer labour  in 1960 will be demolished and  'the materials used in construction of the new facility next  door to the present location.  The GVFD intend the construction to be a community works  project to give employment to  local workers.  See page nine of this week's  Coast News for details on the  April 16 referendum.  On the Inside  Jake and the Socreds...  .J^mpaiw-perspeetv^,^...  Sechelt magic....?.....  On Channel Ten   Fire referendum details.  ......  ���- ��� �����i  ��� ��� ��� ��� ��� ��� ��� ��� ��� ���  .. Page 2  ...Page 3.  ... Page 5  .. Page 7  ..Page 9  The purpose of the ramp would  be for containers of live herring  bait to be transported from  Porpoise Bay into Trail Bay  <   and distributed along the coast.  The ramp" to be paid for  ~ solely by the company, would  make a 20 minute trip out of  what is presently a 40 hour trip  up Porpoise Inlet and through  Skookumchuck Narrows. The  company claims a total of 20  jobs would be involved.  Council's concerns were that  the ramp would impede lateral  progress for 100 feet over the  slope pf the beach, and that it  couldn't allow a ramp for the  sole, exclusive use of a commercial firm to be built on  village water lease property.  Local councils give    ]  peace walk support  Members of the Sunshine Coast Peace Committee last  week received unanimous support from both municipal  councils for their efforts to promote local participation in  the "Walk for Peace" being held in Vancouver on April 23.  The resolution unanimously approved read: "The Council of the village of Sechelt/town of Gibsons supports the  concept of the "Walk for'Peace", the efforts of the Sunshine Coast Peace Committee to publicize it, and.encourages citizens to participate."  Members of council and the general public are invited to  the Peace Committee's next meeting on Tuesday, April 19 at  7:30 p.m. in the Creekhouse Restaurant, Roberts Creek.  Woods proposes  theatre festival  A proposal to establish a summer festival of comic *  theatre on the Sunshine Coast will be presented to the  economic   development   commission. and   the  tourism  development committee this week by John Woods of Halfmoon Bay.  Area E to discuss zoning  and fire protection  ���The Elphinstone Electors' Association will meet Wednesday, April 13 at 8 p.m. at the Cedar Grove Elementary  School gyni for a general meeting to review the development  of the settlement plan, discuss the "K" zoning in the area  and to hear information concerning the April 16 referendum  for the West Howe Sound Fire Protection District.  v \  George Hill, right, is pictured with his longtime associate and the new owner of Hill's Machine Shop,  Carl Horner. . ���FraiiBfrger photo  George goes fishing, leaving...  A Hill of a machine shop  by Fran Berger  "From eight in the morning  until five at night, everything  was a challenge," is George  Hill's description of 37 years  operating Hill's Machine Shop  in Gibsons.  "Everything" included the  design and, manufacture of  parts, tools, gizmos, logging  equipment, dozer boats���and  the repair and maintenance of  everything from the Black Ball  ferries to the old Coast News  linotype presses.  "Everything" necessitated a  sound knowledge of welding,  machining, mechanics and  electrical wiring, and a good  imagination to put them all  together into something that  would do whatever job was required.  George Hill came to Canada  from England in 1913 and grew  up in Victoria. He remembers  the saloon days there,���"I used  to bum nickels from the hurdy-  gurdy girls, "he chuckles.  He apprenticed as a  machinist in the capital city,  and eventually -became  foreman at Boyles Brothers  Diamond Drilling in Vancouver, designing and  manufacturing everything  from propellor shafts to mining  and sawmill equipment.  One day in 1946 George took  the Union Steamship to Sechelt  and went up Salmon Inlet for a  little fishing. On his way back  he spent 50 cents on a bus ride  to Gibsons.  "I was ready to get out of the  city, and I liked what I saw,"  said George. Before long Hill's  Machine Shop opened in the  building now housing Al's Used Furniture.  Seven years later a newer,  bigger and more versatile  machine shop was opened at its  present location,  perched  above the sea on Marine Drive.  George Hill has now  retired���with a long list of  things he wants to do, and his  business has been taken over by  his co-worker of the last 13  years, Carl Horner.  "There never was a boss,"  George stated proudly and emphatically. "We worked  together."  Now that he has hung up his  overalls George and his wife  will be moving to Maple Ridge,  finally succumbing to the pleas  of his only daughter and his  three granchildren to live near  them.  And what is George particularly looking forward to in  retirement?  "Going fishing," smiled the  avid fly-fisherman.  Meanwhile back at the  machine shop, Carl Horner will  be designing and welding and  machining and repairing  and...facing the challenges!  ������i' ���',  X     %t:  MM  ifeta Coast News.fApril 11,1983  Loud are the voices raised in protest at any real or imagined threats to democracy from some jurisdiction  other than our own. Strangely silent are we when the institution is threatened from within.  It cannot be said too often or too clearly that the principal threat to democracy is likely to come from those  who profess to practise it. It is meet that we should consider this fundamental heritage as B.C. prepares for a  provincial election.  These are cynical and dangerous times when public  opinion, the heartbeat of democracy, is seen by those in  power not as something to be respected and trusted but  as something to be manipulated and controlled. The  obsession of both parties with their image is indication  enough that we are believed to elect our leaders because  of slick packaging rather than sound planning and wise  " decisions.  If further cause for alarm were needed, we have the  fact that the present government has. not called the  legislature into session for seven months, preferring to  rule by decree rather than parliamentary procedure.  They are at present spending the people's money  without benefit of debate of the people's representatives  in contravention of all parliamentary tradition.  It seems that this election has been called because the  present government daren't seek re-election after the  next budget has been presented and the exercise is  therefore redolent of a dishonest and dangerously  cynical opportunism on the part of those who seek  desperately to retain power at all costs.  If this affront, nay assault, on the democratic tradition is not greeted with a sound defeat at the polls on  May 5 we will know that our most treasured institution is  in very real danger.  Vote 4yes' on  fire referendum  On the surface of it, the West Howe Sound Fire Protection District's proposal to raise $410,000 through taxation on property at a time when every municipal authority  on the Coast is having trouble collecting last year's taxes,  may seem a trifle ambitious. However, as Mayor Goddard has stated, it was not a decision arrived at lightly or  hastily; the need for the new pumper truck and the fire  hall/training facility is well established.  Without these expenditures, the likelihood of the area  receiving a poor fire protection rating from the insurance  underwriters is greatly increased, not to mention the  resulting decline in fire protection in our area. The poor  rating for the area would most likely result in increased  fire insurance rates for every property owner in the fire  protection district. It's a straight forward case of "pay  me now or pay me later".  Reporters from the Coast News chase fire engines all  too frequently and we know what a first class job our  volunteer fire fighters do. If they need better equipment  to protect our homes and businesses, they should get it.  It is up to every property owner in the district to vote  yes on this Saturday's referendum. 'X':X    ���������������*���*<���������������������������������  ...from the files of the COAST NEWS  5 YEARS AGO  At council last week  Sechelt mayor Harold  Nelson presented the  first mayor of Sechelt,  Christine Johnson, with  the Jubilee Medal commemorating the 25th anniversary of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth  I. Mrs. Johnson thanked  the mayor and gave a  complimentary historical speech about the  village.  10 YEARS AGO  At approximately 2  p.m. Wednesday, three  persons in a car running  brakeless drove off the  government wharf in  Gibsons. All three were  rescued quickly and  taken to St. Mary's  Hospital for treatment of  minor injuries.  15 YEARS AGO  The possibility of help  through the Sechelt Indian Band to obtain land  on which to build a new  senior secondary school  in the Sechelt area was  discussed at a special  meeting Monday in  Sechelt. The suggestion  came as the result of  replies to questions  about the location of the  school in Sechelt.  20 YEARS AGO  "People are pretty proud of pur new paved  street running through  the village," Sechelt  councillor Frank Parker  told the village council  at last Wednesday's  meeting. Parker was  referring to the department of highways paving  job on the main highway  which runs through  Sechelt.  25 YEARS AGO  Initial evidence of fish  mortality immediately  following the Ripple  Rock demolition indicates only minor  damage to fish stocks.  Destruction of fish, as  indicated by floating remains, was much  smaller than expected  with fewer than 100 fish  remains found.  30 YEARS AGO  Initial steps were  taken last week by interested Redrooffs property owners to ex-  tablish the "Redrooffs  Beach and Country  Club". A lot has been  purchased and clearing  and grading for a tennis  court will be one of their  first efforts.  35 YEARS AGO  Not   available   this  week.  The Sunshine  U  Editorial D<��partm��nt  John Burnside     George Matthews  Judith Wilson  Account* EHtpartmant  M.M. Vaughan  Circulation   Stephen Carroll  iilf f 1111!  Advertising*; D��parfm��nt  J.' Fred Duncan       Jane McOuat  Production Dapartmant  Nancy Conway        John Storey  Fran Berger  Copys��tSlng  Lise Sheridan        Connie Hawke  Gerry Walker        Linda Makeiff  The Sunshine Coast News is a co-operative, locally  owned newspaper, published at Gibsons, B.C. every Monday by Glassford Press (Ltd., Box 460. Gibsons, B.C.  VOftt 1V0 Tel. 886-2622 or 886-7817.  Second Class Mail Registration No. 4702  Sechelt Indian cemetery, blessed by Reverend Father Paul Durieu,  O.M.I., 110 years ago this week. He made a contemporaneous entry in the Parish Register of the Mission of St. Charles on the  Fraser, an Indian church in New Westminster, to which the Sechelt  Mission was subsidiary. Translated from Father Durieu's original  French the record reads as';follows: "Benediction of Seashell  (variant of Sechelt) cemeteryiThe 15th April 1873,1 the undersigned Vicar General have solemly blessed the cemetery which the  Sechelts have prepared and suitably enclosed about 200 paces to the  east of their church at Chat-ledge (variant of Chat-leech or  Chatelech), blessed the same day.'' SS. Redempteur (Holy  Redemeer) Church, dedicated at the same time, can be seen behind  Our Lady of Lourdes Church^It is the small domed building obser-  viable' just to the left of the cross. Eventually it became the;band.'  meeting hall. Prior to the establishment of the present cemetery the  Sechelts utilized a number of burial grounds, one of them being oh"  Poise Island, which until 1945 was known locally as "Skeleton*  Island" or "Dead Man's Island" or "Cook's Island". In that year  the Canadian Hydrographic Service submitted the new nanje,  "Poise" and regrettably, this became official. When the writer;wgs  a child remnants of human bones and painted boxes surviving'from  tree burials were still observable on the Island. Photo No. 182 by  Charles Bradbury dates from circa 1913-14. His telegraph office  was located just west of the wharf on Trail Bay. Caption by HeleW  Dawe. ��� '���" x';--X:Xx.  Musings  --;  John Burnside  "I'll tell you what most  sticks in my craw about the  Bennett bunch," said my  friend Jake. 1*  I'd walked down the beach in  a rain storm and found hini  seated at his kitchen table  glowering at the weather which  was keeping him from his spring gardening and studying a  recent seed;cataJogue:  ! It'was a g^od time to yii  Had th^ weather-been ���better)!  would have had no time tQ;g^  me his view on pblitidahs4  ****  Slings & Arrows  George Matthews  any other  ailments.  of the .world'*  "It's not just that they have  consistently shifted more of the|  burdens of taxation onto the J  backs of those least able to sup-;;  port them; it's not that they;;  have declared war ph hospitals^  and schools while squandering j  money on mega-projects ancf  monuments to themselves/;    '���$  "Anybody who hasn't 'ac-[  tually been.hypnotized in this']  province for the past 20 years  should expect a Bennett regime!  to favour millionaires and1  monuments. That can come as  no surprise.  ' 'What gets my dander up is  the underlying contempt for  the people. Mind you, there are  times when I think there's more  likelihood of being off base by  overestimating the ability of'  folk to think than the other;  way. Still I could spit nickels  when I contemplate the  thought processes of those that  do the thinking for our provincial government."  ' 'What exactly doyybu have;  in mind, Jake," saidT, as Jake  ladled out a bowlful of his  splendid homemade soup.      ,;  "It's   these  Flash  Harries-  that  they've  imported from  Ontario to try to give that clod  Bennett some appearance of-  intelligence. It's ?m insult to*  the intelligence of absolutely  everything." ".  "It has seemed to work for  the Conservatives in Ontario  for long enough," I observed  between mouthfuls of Jake's  superb crunchy rolls and the  homely glory of the soup.  "God help us, that's true',  enough," said Jake. "I think  Bill Davis irritates me even  more than Bill Bennett. There  is the suspicion that Davis,  behind the coyly mellifluous  bilge that he utters, actually  does have some intelligence. If  they succeed with Bennett-what  we'll have at the head of affairs  is a flesh and blood Charlie McCarthy, without words or ideas  except what his image-coaches  put there."  "Davis or Bennett, however,  brains or stupidity, it's all an insult to the voters. If the high-  rollers from Ontario are right  that you can market politicians, even politicians as unappetizing as Bill Bennett, the  same way you market dog food  then democracy is dead."  '"The point, damn it," said  Jake", waving'his sbtift ladle;fbr  emphasis, v'iS that if there "is  any hope whatsoever for this  experiment we call democracy  it is that people should be well-  informed and encouraged to  contemplate the issues. When  the best brains in government  are employed not in trying to  find solutions to the real problems of government and society but in trying to dress up such  an obvious nincompoop as Bill  Bennett into something  statesmanlike then what you've  gotis a sick society.  "It's a mark of how much  common sense has been washed  away in the generation since  television brought the image  makers into bur living rooms  on a daily basis that such a dolt  should be where he is at all."  "Come on now, Jake. It  wasn't the image makers that  got Bennett elected in the first  place. It was his daddy's  name."  "I'll grant you that," said  Jake. "And that's very en^-  couraging, isn't it. I mean  Oliver Cromwell's son. had the  same name but when they tried  to fit him for the old man's  shoes he fell on his duff. And  that certainly wasn't the first  time that the son of a notable  man had proved not fit to carry  the old man's coat."  '} "I take it that you won't be  yoting for the return of the  government, then?" said I,  finishing my soup with a sigh  and a discreet burp.  I "It is my considered opi-J  nion," said Jake, ''that none  but the brainless and the brainwashed could vote for the.  return 'of ^ this biinch of incompetents and liars. Those for  whom the act of voting is about  as rational as the passing of  wind. Have some more soup."  The first volley fired by the  premier in the current election  campaign was directed at the  teachers of/the province who  last week, at the Teachers'  Federation annual general  meeting, voted.overwelmingly  to seek to be included in the  labour code as workers. Mr.  Bennett, in response, stated  that he was opposed, to this  move.' because it. would��take  away the "professionalism" of  teachers.  The argument for and  against professionalism, which  arises from time to time, is so  academic and so arcane as to be  worthless as an election issue.  The average voter is not only  not likely to grasp the meaning  of the professionalism argument, but, probably quite  rightly couldn't care less.  As a philosophical issue, best  suited for discussion in staff  rooms, ivory towers and  . obscure: columns in weekly  newspapers however, the issue  of the professionalism or non-  professionalism of school  teachers raises some interesting  questions.  ; First of all, what the premier  meant by the threat to the professionalism of teachers is that  any teacher r who considers  herself a professional 'Would  never go on strike. That is the  essencebf Mr; Bennett'sdefini-  tion - professionals do not  withdraw services/ Profession^ ferry wprkers would ^^  strike; professional insurance  adjusters would not strike; professional muffler men would  not strike, etc.  By any accepted definition  teachers do not fall into the  category of professionals.  They are at best quasi-  professionals. Whether they  should be able to expand their  bargaining rights through inclusion in the labour code or  whether they should be able to  go on strike is quite a separate  issue. It's not nice for teachers  td strike - but their right to  strike has nothing to do with  being professional or not.  On the other hand, the B.C.  Teachers' Federation's argument that teachers should be  considered workers with all of':  the  bargaining  rights pf-  workers, may prove to be a  double-edged sword. Currentfy^  in the province teachers are af-?  forded at least one of the rights r  of the professionals; they ret^iiir '  within very broad guidelines, .  control over their work e'n-ri I  vironment. That is, they main,-/!  tain a'high degree. bf'aea.sioii..  making;autoriomy>: when it?'  comes to what and how to teach '��  their subject matter:  A trained teacher cian quite'^  rightly claim to be the boss iifl  her own classroom. When it,'M  comes to discipline, diagnosis'^  of learning difficulties, subject  matter,  methodology and1'!  evaluation, the teacher is the  decision   maker   in    the  classroom.  This fact stems,,  from both tradition and pracr ^  ticality and is one of the only'  ways in which a school teacher"''  can claim to be different than a?%  'technician or a worker.   J :---'-\l  Certainly there are attempts  from time to time on the part of  the occasional high-handed administrator to alter the decision  making autonomy of the  teacher, but when -'.these* occasions arise, the teacher is still^ *  based pn the Public; School -  ��  Upon Julia's Clothes  Whenas in silks my Julia goes,.  Then, then, methinks, how sweetly flows  That liquefaction of her clothes.  Next, when I cast mine eyes and see  That brave vibration each way free,  Oh, how that glittering taketh me!  -Robert Herrick  .Act, able to say, "Thank you.  'very much;; but as; ;a;f)irp^^  . sibnal educator, T; beheVepnfe  way- of doings things ^sffithftl?  best;"   x ���,x:Xxr:yxmm  ���X If theJBCTF^js:succegftij;ii|?  removing teaichersi frBmftlcig  authority of the Public Schoolf^  Act, the long term effect maybe 2  to destroy this last vestige of 3  teacher autonomy. As workers %  or technicians teachers; could i  lose their right to decide what i  and how to teach the children 5  under their care. Apparently, ��  the expanding of their bargain ��  rights is more important to "i  teachers than this one remain- 'i  ing area of autonomy.     ;        j  The majority of rhy col- j  leagues in the teaching occupa-'?  tion would not agree with me ��  and certainly those teaching in ��  elementary schools have^  already seen a great deal of ero- ��  sion of their autonomy and *  perhaps will not appreciate, my ��  arguments, but it is important $  to understand that no move to -'  alter the status quo drastically -  will be without unanticipated -;  consequences. I would \  welcome any brief written ;:  arguments to the contrary;    .   ;'  In the meantime, if this argu- p  ment seems to supportthe posi- *  tion of the premier, who chose \  in such a cowardly fashion, to I  make school teachers the first ?.  targets of his campaign, it is not s!  intended to be so. By defining ��  ''professionalism'*/as thatp  which makes a group bf citizens ��  disinclined to go on strike, Mr. '��  Bennett has shown the-same f*  paucity of intellect that has. V  characterized his government ��  since it was voted into office^?"  *j  i V  >  b  X  I  Coast News, April 11,1983  Editor,  I I wish to give credence to Mr.  t.J. Caldwell's comment of,  last week. He certainly is.accurate when he states "...those  spouting off about boiling li-  ��� fcjjiid expanding vapour explosions obviously wouldn't  |��cpgnize one if it occurred in  ,'lleir breakfast-cereal...". 1  jib���w. because just that type of  ppeident occurred at an oil ter-  jfjriihal located in the Middle  {gist a number of years ago,  |8nd Iyvas one of a few to arrive  ;^n tjie scene approximately 15  irfiinuies after the explosion.  Hnd.the   reason   no  one  ifgebghized the explosion is that  jfejH 70 of the people there were  igad pr were about to die. lts  I|>bk three days to put outthe  ;wfes;. There was not a single  .pahdirig structure within a half  ||r]le radius. Ten of the bodies  3��&re" identifiable���just. The  $B.sf consisted of twisted,  jgsmembered, charred lumps  ;?jj! flesh which fell apart when  Staved.  1 discovered a hand  Hdnging iom 15 year old boy:  _rV never did find the rest of  Kim. One man li\cd just long ���  enough to;isk what happened  Wd then his insides spilled onto  tjb,e desert. C'cioul? The explo-  s.jpn took place at 7: Wa.m. and  those workers had been eating  breakfast where cereal was indeed available. So you see, Mr.  faldwell, you are correct., Does  Mjplease you?       ���   ���       -  '..- The dining hall was located  approximately a third of a mile  from the exploding tank; A  blow-out prevention system  failed, despite the fact that it  hpd.been inspected and passed  djtily one week earlier. A com-  p>an'y official  commented  *��...from time "to time these  tjhings happen..That's just the  tyay   it   is:   there  are   no  guarantees...'.'.  As for some  good old hysteria?'Well now,  there wasn't very much at the  camp. After all.'dead, people  have no use for it, and the rest  of us had some work to do. No,  that was all left for the families  of the deceased. The mother pf  the 15 year old boy killed went  into shock and she died a week  later. Her husband had been  killed a�� well. A father whose  son  had died  committed  suicide. People tore out their  hair by the roots". Yeah, just,a  bit of gbpd old hysteria. And  .incredible human suffering. V  I  suppose;  that  being '.a  newcomer to Roberts Creek, I  have no business becoming involved in local issues yet.  1  . mean, one must serve his apprenticeship. Hell, I don't even  ^ ��� use propane. And 1 definitely  wasn't around when the tanks  were installed. But for what it is  worth 1 came here to live and  work; hopefully to settle and  create a family. My home is less  than a mile from those tanks  and I really would prefer to live  in relative safety without the  ��� constant threat of such potential destruction hanging over  me. I care nothing, absolutely  nothing, about any costs incurred by moving the tanks. What  is the dollar value of a single  human life? Perhaps someone  from ICG will be.kind enough  to answer that question.  Oh, one more comment: the  stench.from those burnt bodies  lasted throughout the camp like  sorne sleepless wandering ghost  for about  three months.  It.  soured the air and seemed lb  taint the food and water; the  very earth. 1 never did become  too comfortable with it. The air  around Roberts Creek smells  mighty fine, the water tastes  clean, and t he eart h of fers us all  life. Why don't we all just do  , our best to keep it that way and  have those tanks moved to",a  location where they will do the  least ppssible harm should the^  blow? .   *      ���"���-   '  .   Reid Arnold  On the Redrooffs Trail  Editor,  "We expect you are aware that  the issue of the Redrooffs Trail  is still not resolved.   ."   ���  ,We .have written once again  to,Mrv Alex.Fraser and enclose  a copy, herewith 'off our. fetter.'  We would appreciate you either  printing this in the "Letters','  pjjge of your newspaper or  making it the subject of an  editorial.  jTh'ank you  for your continued support-in this matter.  T Jerrie Lou Wickwire  I   Secretary, Halfmoon Bay  T      Recreation Commission  Mr". Alex V. Fraser .  Minister of Transportation  and Highways  Drop in and Browse  ,'. at the Friendly  Bookstore  RDP  "Bookstore  Lower  Gibsons  886-7744  Province of British Columbia*  Parliament Buildings  Victoria, B.C.  V8V 1X4  Dear Sir,  According :to your, letter  wYitten^September^ 15; 1982,' to.  Mrs. Diana G'runer, a copy of  which is attached, there would  be no-further action taken by  your ministry with regard to the  status of the Redrooffs Trail:  However, owners of properties  bordering the trail claim they  have received permission from  - the government to close off the  trail and accordingly have  made it completely impassable:  Would you please advise us  exactly what the status of the  trail is at this time, i.e., has a  decision been made? Will there  bea public meeting on this mat^  ter as-suggested by the regional  district of tfie Sunshine Coast?  We look forward to hearing  from you with regard to this  matter in the near future.  " Jerrie Lou Wickwire  - Secretary, Halfmoon Bay  Recreation Commission  Covering  the Coverage  by Jim Ansell  ; Insuring to Value  *- 1 he obvious reason for insuring to value is that in the  I event of a total loss, you will not come up short on  \'   coverage.  I       The not so obvious reason for insuring to value is the  o   Co-insurance Clause. It is found in almost all residential  :   and commercial fire insurance policies and can limit the  amount payable on a claim.  1       You should, of course, insure to the full amount  '   whenever possible,1 but you must always insure to at  ,'   least the co-insurance limit.  The standard co-insurance clause states that unless  -.   you insure to within 80*70 of the insurable value, (i.e.:  the replacement cost of your home) any claim submitted  can be pro-rated.*  Let's assume that the replacement cost of your home  is $50,000.00. As long as'you insure to at least 80% of  this amount ($40,000.00 or more) any claims will be fully covered up to the amount of the policy. If however,  you only insure for $30,000.00, you would have breached the contract and your claims would only be. 75%  covered (the amount of coverage divided by the  minimum acceptable amount): Not a good situation.  As you can see, insuring to value is extrememly important. Perhaps you should check to see that your present coverage limits are adequate.  :>  If  Sunshine Coast. Insurance Agencies Ltd.  Box 375; Cowrie Street,  Credit Union Building  Sechelt, B.C., VON 3AQ  885-2291  ADV't  Editor,' -   '- -"  With reference to last week's  letter from CJ. Caldwell, 1  * would like to point out that the  600 people who petitioned to  have the propane tanks  relocated tba safe, uninhabited  area, do not have, the "closed  minds''* alluded to by. Mr.  Caldwell,buthave,quitesimp- ,  ly, MADE UP their.minds on :  this'issue���which is quite a different process.    'pk-V-! -���   <    ' _."  The1 term  "closed mind'.'  (frequently ascribed to any per-J.  son who happens fo take a ditV  fering position from your own) .  more accurately describes the '  act of taking a stand on a par--,  ticular issue withbut benefit of :  prior information.  Let me assure Mr. Caldwell  , here that ICG propane have;  loudly and persistently bombarded the local residents with  assurancesoftherelativesafcty '  of these tanks so that probably  most of the 600 petitioners had  the benefit of both points of  view before they committed  themselves to their present  position on relocation.  It is also to be hoped that  none of us are forced tb experience a boiling liquid expan-  ding    vapour    explosion  (BLEVE) before being permitted to, take steps^to prevent the  . possibility of one happening in  . our own neighbourhood pr  . anyone else's either.  June E. Mellis    .  Report  "���    ��� *    .'  on Seumus  Editor,  Since Christmas, Seumus  has been at home and we have  been resuming our lives as a  family once again. A very long  hospital .ordeal is over! We  have all the necessary machines ���  at home and Seumus requires  round theclock care.���We have a  nurse who comes Monday to  Friday .fjqny.7 a.m.-to 3 p.m.  and a night nurse three nights;:  week,,.soon,,to be five, nights,.  We do the other nights  ourselves. Without your help  we would not have been/able to  have had sufficient^night help  and things would have been a  lot harder for all of us.  Seumus is attending computer school twice a week at  Pearson Hospital and has a ���  tutor come to our house three  times weekly. After the Easter  holidays, he will be going out to  school-three days and having a  home tutortwice. He is doing  terrific at school and is enjoying his holidays as all kids are.  We are thankful for this warm  weather which enables us all to  get out together.  We are hon\e sick for the  quiet beauty of the Sunshine  Coast and hope for the day we  can move back.rWealso think a  lot about all you kind people  and what you have done for  Seumus. Thank you sincerely.  , *' , Patrick and "Elizabeth  Hennessey  More letters  on Page 17  Skookum  ...liitdate,  11      HE  jjjjgp^k  |p^  gi^Lmm*.   ** J^tmmmM%W&J'" *  Mark Guignard  My office is so small...  When my associate, Ken Stokowski,  lights up his pipe I have to file a  claim for smoke damage.  1981 CHEVETTE  4 door Hatchback,  automatic transmission,       |  2 tone paint, reclining seats,    I  AM/FM stereo cassette,  only 17,000 miles  SKOOKUM .  ���DEAL     . $6,195  1982 Suzuki 250  Enduro Motorcycle  .     only 1,500 km  $1,550  s HOT LINE 885-7512  ISkookiam Asato  Dealer 7381 Sechelt  i  Quality Meats  Prices Effective*        ;,  tues,y Sai/Apr; 12th * Apr. 16  .- -*y2*iy*Xxiv'Lx-'xx. > x?<"**.  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SB  Oven Fresh  OVEN FRESH HONEY  WHOLEWHEAT  AND BUTTERCRUST  bread  454 gm  2/1.59   bread  OVEN FRESH CHEESE AND ONION  buns 6 s 1 -25  OVEN FRESH  glazed donuts 6s 1.79  SUNBEAM 100% WHOLEWHEAT  450 gm  Grocery Value  SUPER VALU ��� CONC.  orange ju ice355 mi  SUPERVALU  HUNTS CHOICE  tomatoes  Whole, Crushed or Stewed  HUNTS  ice-cream';;.2lure 2.15 I tomatoe paste 2/99  li  TOTINO'S DELUXE  156 mil  CHASE AND SANBORN  1.67  piZZa. .... 370 gm    I -D/   ��� ALL PURPOSE  5'710" deep crust    ^ I QOf f GG  454 gm  2.69  BLUE BONNET  rnargarine i3&kg  PEEK FREAN  2,391 bjscuits40ugm 2/2.25  Frurt Shortcake or Rich Tea  S U N R Y P E B L U E LAB EL.  applejtiice  1 litre  I. DUNCAN HINES DELUXE II  cake mixes      li.09  >-;;.\;;.^agiri^o.;^-^V^:----:-^';'^^.':';v: -^-r-tt-���V--y*  4.  Coast News, April 11,1983  Jjaitaji^  Bay life meeting  by Ruth Forrester, 885-2418  SARGEANT'S BAY  MEETING  The Sargeants Bay society  will hold their annual meeting  next Saturday, April 16 at 7:30  at the Welcome Beach hall.  Tony Greenfield, who is an expert on birds of the Sunshine  Coast will give a talk on Waterfowl at Sargeant Bay. There  will also be a 30 minute film by  Joop Burgerjon on marine life  which shows what'is under the  bay's surface as well as some of  what can be seen on its shore.  The meeting and program are  open to members of the public  who support the objectives of  the society which are mainly to  promote the conservation of^  the natural habitat of Sargeant'  Bay and to act in the interest of  those who wish to enjoy the  rural atmosphere of the bay.  TIMBER DAYS  The Halfmoon Bay recreation commission will be sppn-  soring a bonny local lass for  this year's Timber Days queen.  She is Margaret Connor whom  most of us know as a nice  outgoing gal who will do our  area proud as representative of  our teenagers. The choosing of  queen is of course a team effort  on the part of the teens group  and they will be out in force  selling the 50-50 tickets for  Timber Days. It is mainly the  sale of these tickets which  establishes the winner of the  queen contest, but win or lose,  the girls will all give of their best  V. CECCHI&  E. PETERSON  B.C. LAND SURVEYORS  STE. 204, 1326 WHARF ROAD  P.O. Box 1894  SECHELT, B.C.'  '    V0N3A0  TELS.: 885-5864 & 883-9998  efforts to win for their area aiid  their team. So the support of all  of you in the Halfmoon Bay  area will help Margaret in her  efforts. Our local; recreatidn  group is a very big factor in the  success of Timber Days each  year as it takes charge pf the  children's events; the members  always put lots of effort inttfa  float entry and look after  several food outlets at the fair.  SUCCESSFUL PLANT SALE  - Iri case some, of you are  wondering why the doors were  closed so early last Saturday at  the Welcome Beach plant and  . bake sale, it was apparently  because they; were sold out Very  smartly after the opening.  Generally this sale goes on for  at least a couple of hours, but it  was sold out so quickly that -  there were no plants left after  about 1:30.  NO FLOWER PICKING  A reader "reported annoyance at the fact that people  were picking the dogwood  violets on the walk to Smuggler's Cove. It should perhaps  be pointed out that this is a park  and that it is against the law to  pick flowers therein. Apparently these particular  flowers will not bloom again  once they have been plucked.  Spwhy not leave them there for  t:j ttf&enjoyment of all.  COMING EVENTS AT  THE HALL  A few dates to remember  -Saturday April 16 for the  Sargeants Bay meeting - April  29 will be the Halfmoon Bay  Variety Show and April 30 is  the night of the dinner, dance  and talent show sponsored by  the Halfmoon Bay^ recreation  commission. Call Pauline  Clark for tickets at $6.50 each.  GRANTHAM LANDING*  IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT  GEAEUAL JIEETIiVG  Saturday April 23 - 7:30 pm  COMMUNITY  HALL  INCOME TAX  Specialists at H&R Block are specially trained  to provide you an accurate and complete  RETURN  and to check for all deductions, credits  and exemptions so you pay the lowest  legitimate tax. Our work is  GUARANTEED  and if your return is questioned we will  represent you to the tax department at  no extra cost.  IT PAYS TO BE  PREPARED  .P  Gibsons Lions club will hold  a Reno Nite on Saturday, April  16 at the Omega mini-mall in  Lower Gibsons from'7:30 to  U:3Qp.m.  Games of chance, blackjack,;  crown and anchor, dancing.  1  ���5  coffee, hot dogs and many free  draws.    -  Admission tickets at $2 from  any Gibsons Lions member or  at Gibsons Building Supplies,  Quality Farms, Kenmac Partis  or Gibsons Bowling Alley.  NDP WORKERS'  MEETING  Wednesday, April 13  Mel Buckmaster. points to the location of the proposed new fire  hall for alderman Diane Strom. The referendum will be held this  Saturday for residents of Howe Sound Fire Protection District.  Roberts Creek  ���Judith WiUon pholo  6 p.m. - GIBSONS CAMPAIGN      j  HEADQUARTERS                1  .    .     Next to the Coast News ^ ,        I  886-8861     \                  1  Creek springtime  by Jeanie Norton, 886-9609  The sun's been shining, the  trees have leaves again and .all  the flowers are in bloom.  Winter's finally ovqr. Aren't  you readv for a "Spring  Fling?"  Last year's pptluck supper  and hoedown was such a success the Parents Auxiliary .is  planning another for April 23.  Music will be by "The Wild  Bunch" and tickets should be  at Seaview Market by Friday^',  Anybody who'd like to help  with the dinner, on the door, or  ' at, the bar please phone Annie  Dempster at 885-3326. ~    -' tf  ALCOHOL PROBLEM   *   ,'  "PCPFAD", that's the tentative name of the group being  organized to work against the  easy availability of drugs anifj  alcohol to teenagers. Itfs-rs  situation   that's  gaining  recognition as a.real problem  on the Coast and some parents  are becoming very concerned^*  A meeting of "Parents^  Communityjarid Professional  Fighting Alcohol and Drug^  will be held' April ,13 "at 7:30 $1  who are" interested in getting  behind the cause. It's at the last?  house at the bottom pjf Cheryl|  Anne Park Road in Roberts.  Creek * v  LEGION GENERAL  Ordinary, life, and associate"  members of the Roberts Greek';  Legion are reminded that this  Wednesday, April 13, is the,  monthly general meeting. The  meeting starts at 8 p.m.  PEACE MEETING  A meeting of the Sunshine  Coast Peace Committee will be  held April 19 at the Creekhouse^'  Restaurant. The strategy of the  peace movement* on the Coast,  will be discussed, including ,  plans for the Vancouver "Walk  for Peace'-' on April X27l\  Everyone is welcome.' The  meeting starts-at 7:30.    - ^  ASSOCIATION NEXT   '.    '  WEEK   '��������� :,x-'y  Next week,-April'20; is the .  monthly meeting-of the; C6m>., '  munity Association. It's a new  executive taking over so come  out and show you're interested.  The meeting starts at 8:00 at the  Community Hall.  Nest reads  for young  The Gibsons Public Library  will feature "Story Time for  three and four year olds on  Wednesday, April 13;and April  27 at 10:30 a.m. The reader will  be Nest Lewis. ���  LAST MONTH  April is the last month of crib  and bridge1 *at the Legion.  Thursday night bingo will start  in May. -  8 p.m. - SECHELT CAMPAIGN  HEADQUARTERS  Wharf Street, past the Sechelt Legion  885-5185  ^^?C^^^~^.Vic^>?55? >fj"t>-. f>i*-V-"lL':---j^*A^-.t-^ife -'If^CJ^'^^^S ^^KJT^B^gl^^ jgs^-- ^Sr^^i-.- -:s?^  y&s&a&M  30/  ON LIGHT TRUCKS FtOO - F35Q  AND MANY OTHER MODELS  *   e      fi?1  AT THESE RATES...   DON'T WAIT  Dealer 5936  WHARF ROAD, SECHELT  885-3281  r  END THE  ARMS RACE  so see us soon.  This year, have your tax return done by  ��  THE INCOME TAX SPECIALISTS  Medical Denial Bldg.  Hwy. 101, Gibsons  OPEN MON.-SAT., 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.    Phone 886-7706  Cajp for after-hour appointments.    ���  ��� ..12'NOON. ASSEM&LE AT KITSilLANO PARK :���..'������'':  ��� :2 P M.'.'flALLY AT S.U.NSET BfACH''.  '7 ; ���'.���.;���'��� '������';'  Hear Rear Adm   Eugene Carroll (Ret.) and Rev.Morar Murray-Hayes '������'������'-''  /.. '���'Entertainment includes Holly Near. Ronnie Gilbert and others    ,.    .  '"���.-'    '.Sponsored, by church, labour, community, ethnic, student, vyomen s.protP'.s'O'ia:' ������'���'"������  'environmental arid peace organizations;  ;;^ ;���;.���'��� ^:^  For in fo rrri ati q n, contact End the Arms Race, 1708 West 16thi Ave '.V Vancouver  736 2366  ������m^:-:XXTV>--  %  II  iff  \i  ���ffi  if.  ''iiWS.V.-.-V:  -y^-riiXx  i 4 ^pggfig^m?mimg&^g&3^B^&Bm&i^3B9^ia  jjmft&mrnwmg/msmmr^  m^^^^s&i  ���   \  V i  i  ^cieTOSciffariol  Coast News, April 11,1933  -���v#0:;::--'��_  jjGoods to be auctioned off this Sunday for the Sechelt Intermediate Care Home are on display at Trail Bay Centre.  ���John Burnside photo  Food Bank distribution  Food bank distribution dky  jwill be Wednesday, April 13i  |l-3i p.m. at St Bartholomews  Anglican church hall at the corner of Highway 101 and North  p.oad in Gibsons.  Your continued support is  tequired..We need your help to  insure no one may go hungry in  bur community. Please deposit  your extra food in our bin  located by the Super Valu in  Sunnycrest mall or drop in at  our centre or phone 886-7410.  Many thinks to those  generous people who deposited  in the bin on Easter week-end.  Scouts open new lodge  11 The official opening of  Jlkeena Lodge at Camp Byng  4nd-.a Scouts' Own service at  Irtackett Park in Sechelt will be  held on the weekend of April  23-24.  The renovated lodge's official opening will take place at  12:30 p.m., Saturday, April 23.  mong the invited guests will  e the donors whose contribu-  sjtions helped finance the  Renovation and expansion project at Camp Byng. Guests will  four Skeena Lodge, the new  palish Lodge and the additional  damping facilities that have  yeen established at Camp  feyrig.A light lunch will be served at 1:30 p.m.  * At 2:30 p.m. on Sunday,  $Vpril 24, the Legion Pipe Band  jjrvill lead more than 200 boys  |nd girls on a parade from the  |enotaph in Sechelt to Hackett  Park, where a Scouts' Own and  Guides' Own Service will take  place.  The ceremony, conducted by  Reverend John Paetkau, is to  include presentation of flags,  singing and re-affirmation of  the Scout and Guide promises.  Beavers, Cubs, Scouts,  Rovers,. Venturers, Brownies,  Girl Guides ^arid Pathfinders  from various^ communities of  the Sunshine" Coast will participate in the service. In case of  rain, the event will be held in  Bethel Baptist Church.  Dancers  entertain  KIWANIS VILLAGE  Kiwanis Village Care Home  residents were enterlained  Thursday evening, April 7 by  three dancers from the Inisfail  School of Irish Dancing. The  lively music and fast stepping  to jigs, reels and a hornpipe was  enjoyed by a large audience.  The dancers,. Shari, and  :��� Adriane^Rogers arid Michelle  McWilliams attend classes'in'  North Vancouver under the  direction of Maureen Jones.  Residents, G. K. Care Centre  Ladies Auxiliary and staff of  K.V.C.H. are currently preparing for their second annual  bazaar on April 23.  *.��j  Pender Harbour Fire Protection District  Annual general  SATURDAY, MEETING  APR,!. 30,1983 pub||c ^^  MADEIRA PARK FIRE HALL  Diesel Engine Rebuilding  Industrial Parts  E^p.* 883-2616  ' .ji&^sYWxtt*sWMv<W  &  ���Xy  W ����***��������'  f<  & Sophia  883-2269  OpaaDalKy  to 9 p.a>.  TREAT  Burning Permit  $2.00  Pender Harbour Fire  Protection District  April 15th - Oct. 31st, 1983  ' Available In Madeira park at:  RAM AUTO  (Next to Madeira Park Firehall)  .' Wed. through Sat.  9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  883-9677 Ron Murdock Fire Marshall  Available In Garden Bay at:  GARDEN BAY MARINE SERVICES  Sinclair Bay Road  ���1 Mon. -Sat.  9:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.  883-2722 Bob Fielding Fire Marshall  fey Peggy Connor, 885-9347  MANDRAKE IS COMING  TO SECHELT!:  The Sechelt Timber Days  Committee has contracted to  bring Mandrake the Magician  of world renown to Sechelt for  the Timber Days weekend of  May 21, 22 and 23.  The theme for Timber Days  1983 will be "Magical Days on  the Sunshine Coast". This will  give more scope for float  decorating as one may point  out the attractions of the area in  a magical way.  The Elphinstone Aero Club  has planned their fifth annual  fly-in for the Saturday, May 21  at the Gibsons-Sechelt airport  to make it a three day event for  Timber Days.  Sechelt Volunteer Fire  Department, with Jim Ansell in  charge,, will be accepting  challenges in the pushball tournament from other fire departments.  The Chamber of Commerce  has Dal Grauer for parade mar-  shal. Ron Brackett will have an  exhibition of logging sports by  some of the well known loggers.  The May Queen will play an  important part in the Sunday  events. Arrangements are  under the direction of Bonnie  Sembtiuk.  ���������-xTii&'beard'-grovsiiig contest  organiser is Joe Beriner,  885-3324; bed-racing has Hank  Wagner, 885-3555. Other  events are in the planning.'  stages/ rxX  The Teen Timber-Queen  event is being handled by  Sharon Page, 885-9748, or Sandy Rust, 885-7987. Entries are  c'- 'ing in with groups sponsoring girls.   -  INTERMEDIATE CARE  AUCTION:  It promises to be a fun and  gain night when the Sechelt Intermediate Care Auxiliary:  holds its big auction at the  Sechelt Legion Hall on Sunday,  April 17 at 6 p.m.  There is viewing for the first  hour then at 7 p.m. auctioneer  Gerry Berthelet, assisted by  Jim Budd, will start the bidding.  . A silent auction will take care  of smaller items, plus there will  J be ^W4|6bV .pi11?f "'arid?  refreshments for sale. *  Response has been great but  there is still room for lots more  items so keep your donations  coming. Call John Clayton for  pick-up at 885-2629.  Many of the items are brand  new and some are antiques like  the treadle Singer sewing  machinefthere is a BMX bike, a  food hamper, crystal, furniture, paintings, TVs and  much more. The display is in  Trail Bay Mall.  POOL PARTY FOR  KAY DOMBROSKI:  It was a spur of the moment  get together but Vona Clayton  did well to contact 14 of Kay's  friends who wished to see her,  and what a delightful way to  visit in the Clayton's new indoor swimming^ pool.  Bruno and Kay Drombroski  flew home from Bulawayo,  Zambawe, Africa on compassionate leave to see Kay's  mother, Mrs. Morris; who was  seriously ill in Victoria.  DAVIS BAY - WILSON  CREEK COMMUNITY:  At the annual meeting it was  confirmed the new name is  Davis Bay-Wilson Creek Community Association.  Re-elected president Turner  Berry, vice-president Phil  Makow, secretary Jean Robinson, treasurer Holmes Gardiner, directors Hilda Coster-  ton, Colleen Heigh and Myrtle  Rioux.  The- next monthly meeting  will be held on April 17 at  Wilson Creek Community  Hall.  Those interested in bridge  lessons should call Laura Lee  Solli at 885-3510.  If you are interested in  volunteering as a Pathfinder  leader, also call Laura Lee Solli  at 885-3510. A volunteer is  urgently need.  B & P FASHION  SHOW:  Tickets are on sale for the  Sunshine Coast Business and  Professional Women's Fasion  Show. Contact any member or  *  *  Used Furniture  and What Have You  AL'S  Wr bin BetrBtiitlfs  888-2812  call 885-9320 for .tickets. At  $10, they are moving fast. The  date is April 25 at the Sechelt  Legion Hall. This is a showing  of Helene Wallinder's creations and well worth the viewing. Funds go to the B&P Bursary Fund.  The next meeting of the  Business and Professional  Women's group will be held on  Tuesday, April 19 at the Sechelt  In in Sechelt. Visiters. are  welcome.  SENIORS PLANT SALE:  Sechelt Senior Citizens will  hold their Plant Sale on May 7  at 11 a.m.  SECHELT GARDEN CLUB  PLANT SALE AND SHOW:  The Sechelt Garden Club will  hold their Spring Flower Show  tand Plant Sale at the Senior  Citizens Hall on Saturday,  April 16 at 2 p.m.    .  This consists of a display of  flower arrangements- by  members and tea. Admission is  $1.50: The plant sale takes  place outside and there is no admission charge for this.  WIND DOWN  BRIDGE PARTY:  St. Mary's Hospital Auxiliary, Sechelt Branch, will hold  its Wind Down Bridge Party on  Friday, April 22, starting at  7:30 p.m. at St. Hilda's Church  ..Hall.  This is always a fun night with  prizes and refreshments.  .Everyone is welcome, singles or ,  doubles. Admission is $2 per  rperson.  BAKE SALE:  ;   Holy Family Church CWL is  having a Bake Sale Saturday,  j-,April. 16,10a.m.-2p.m. in the  ^church hall.  CONTINUING EDUCATION  SPRINCSI PROGRAMS  Airbrakes - May 27, 28, June 4 only ��� $85  Aerobics-starts April 19  Basic Life Support (CPR II) - April 29, 30 only - $30  Computers: Introduction to Basic - starts April 20 -  $45  Deep Relaxation-April 24 only  English as a Second Language: starts April 19-$7  Felt making -April 16 only-$15 + $5 material costs  " First: Aid'for Parents -April 26 - $10  First Aid: W.C.B. Survival - April 23 only ^$12  French/Spanish Conversation - starts April 25 & 27 -  ���'$20  Grade 12 Equivalency Exam - May 7 ONLY  Home Renovations - starts April 26 - $30  Jewellery Appreciation - April 25 only - $5  Mower Maintenance - April 18 only - $5  Precise Colour Dyeing - April 30V May 7 only - $30  Siikscreening-April 23 only-$15  Solariums - April 19 only - $5  Spring Garden Clinic - April 16 only - $15  Spring Birding-April 24 only - free  Tatting-starts April 19-$20  The Family Today: starts April 14 and 19 - free  Wise Consumer-April 20 only - free  typing-starts April 18-$22  A detailed schedule of these events will be  available at all school district offices after  April i 1th. For more information about  times, dates, and locations; call 885-3512  or 885-3474 AFTE^ April 6,1983;  PRICES EFFECTIVE: WED., APR. 13 - SAT., APR. 16  PEOPLE  COME FIRST AT  IEH  IABURITE MEATS  Hunt's - Crushed   r'-- *  :TOmatoes.::-,"..'.,.;:.'...^4��.:->79  Del Monte  PINEAPPLE    ....... .  Salada Orange Pekoe  TEA BAGS     ..    Maxwell House  INSTANT COFFEE. ...  I.G.A.  COFFEE... .......  14 oz.  .69  60s 1.89  4.99  lib 2.99  Kraft - Spirals '���"'"'"*��������# AA  MACARONI DINNER 200 gm 2/ .89  Kraft-Partly Skimmed  MOZARELLA CHUNKS 12 oz. 2.99  Money's - Cream of  MUSHROOM SOUP:  Dad's  COOKIES.   . ....  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Electrosol  DISHWASHER  DETERGENT...  .30 m  1.8 kg  .4.79  Perf8X -    ��A  LIQUID BLEACH....... i si 1.99  Tide  LAUNDRY DETERGENT .. 6i 4.49  Bounce^ _A  FABRIC SOFTENER 40s 3.59  I.G.A. - Blue #�����*��**  POWDERED DETERGENT .61 2.99  California Choice  LEMONS ";'...;.... .   .115s 6/.79  California  GREEN CABBAGE    (ib .23) kg .51  GOOD VARIETY OF  BEDDING PLANTS  NOW AVAILABLE basket .99  FROZEN FOODS  Sara Lee  STRAWBERRY  CHEESE CAKE  Highlander - Cooked  LOBSTER In Brine  Delnor- Fancy  VEGETABLES  . .567gm 2.49  . .250 gm 3.99  Peas, Corn, Mixed Vtgetables  .1 kg  1.89  PENDER  HARBOUR  POOL  Schedule  Many lessons & specialized sessions are offered. Please phone 883-2612, for more information.  Early Bird Swim  PMb"c Swim  Public Swim  Public Swim  Public Swim  M.W.F. 8:00-9:00 a.m.  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.  Ladies Swim T. & T. 1:00 ��� 2:00 p.m.  PENDER HARBOUR CENTRE  Madeira Park ���883-9100  Iwa Rosarwe the mght To  Limfil Quantities  !i.  X  X'  i; X-  y  X J  Ik  J}<  n Coast News, April 11,1983  Gwen in Gibsons  by Gwen Robertson, 886-3780  Could anyone who has seen  Dr. Helen Caldicott's film "If  You'Love This Planet" and/or  who has seen, read or he&rdp  about the testing of cruise  missiles over our country, not  be horrified? Comments such  as "We cannot stop it so let us  not fool ourselves���the Canadian  government  will  do  whatever the U.S. government  tells it to do," we must riot,  cannot, nor will not, believe to  be true.  There are precedents for  reversing such policies. People,/,  through the ages, have voiced ���  their.outrage and reversed  unacceptable policies. One example is biological warfare and  there have been several others.  One could never pretend it was  easy then, nor will it be easy  now, but it can be done.  One method for reversing  this trend is by huge rallies such  as those happening throughout  the world. These courageous  people and the courageous  media who are covering these  events must not be ignored.  Sunshine Coast residents  have a golden opportunity to  participate by attending the  "Walk for Peace" to be held in  Vancouver on April, 23.; This  "Walk for Peace''assembles'at  noon at KitsilanoPark and the  rally will' begin;'at-2 p.m. at  Sunset Beach. '.;  "\: y:.X ;;  Another method, anda;  lasting one, for expressing oAir  disapproval, is for us to refuse  to have our personal inrjome  tax used for murder. A Peace  Tax Fund Committee has been  '.,.(established, in .Victoria, B;C.  where we may learn how this  can be done. The address there  is: Peace Tax Fund Committee,  514-620 View Street, Victoria,  B.C.  . xxx- '��� .   Xx  X Edith Adamsoh, founder of  >this movement, is presently on  > a cross-country speaking tour,  ^encouraging Canadians to exercise their rights acfiordjirfg tb  puir: Charter of Rights and  Freedoms. Edith Adamson  could   be  our   Canadian  counterpart of Dr. Helen  Caldicott. Edith is an excellent  speaker, has degrees in library  sciences and is very personable.  We are very lucky in having someone of Edith Adamson's.;,-.  calibre take an active interest in v  this worthwhile endeavour. !  CKVU haWbffered full use of r  its facilities in support of thie  i"!  "Walk'for Peace": We intend   l  to take advantage of this very  generous offer.  ' At the town of Gibson's  council meeting .on Tuesday,  approval was given for the support of the town of Gibsons for  the "Walk for Peace", and. on  Wednesday, the village of  Sechelt council gave its support  as well.  The next Sunshine Coast  Consumers' Association  meeting will be held on April 15  at 2 p.m. in the community services office on Cowrie Street in  Sechelt.  All are invited to meet with  Jessie Burgerjon, who is the  provincial education representative. We look forward to seeing you there;  "Phum S6&& & Pfe*a Sttfe,  SATURDAY APRIL 16, 2.-G0 - 4:30  SENIOR CITIZENS HALL  "Pteu<Z S<Ue-(w&tdz  Stdttt foidtK &td  No Charge i    1  n  ���!��� ^mmm^m^mmmmKwmMmummmmmmmmmmmMmmKrmmm^fwwmrt\MMwr^  Admission $1.50  Door Prizes  Canterbury of New Zealand (Canada) Ltd.  Canterbury de Nouyelle-Zelande (Canada) Ltee.  r/JB^l^*cANIERBURYOF NEW ZEALAND ....  kjty,  x:*m**..  NEVV^HIPMENT ��� JUST ARftlVED!!  only  only  ��it5  Sunnycrest Centre  GIBSONS. 886-8020  Trml Ave   A Cowrie  SFCHELT  B8b <>r>12  "V . ,1  /  there is only one choice.  B.Cs starting to work, again.  ���'��� The keytb economic recovery is for   '  Government; to create the right environment, ;���  stimulate industry encourage investment, and  work-with the private sector to ensure �������...,,  longterm employment This is why we have  initiateda'plan to restore confidence and build  economic foundations for the future.  I And it's working  bur know-how is working.  Our Plan for Economic Recovery laid out last  Fall, is the blueprint from which a healthy B.C  economy is being forged within the framework of restraint and responsible management of Government spending.  Jobsiightnow.    t��,< >., ^ x^xi^xxx  To meet the immediate need for jobs, British  Columbia has mobilized federal, provincial,'  community and employer resources to supplement UJ. benefits, to share the cost of new  jobs and to create more than 22,000 jobs  through these Immediate Job Help Programs.-  - Employment Bridging Assistance  Program (EBAP)  -New Employment Expansion and "  Development (NEED)  -Community Recovery  -Winter Employment Stimulation  -Summer Student Employment  -Site Preparation Work (Small Contractors)  - Accelerated Public Works  Small Business.  The LIFT program (Low Interest Funding  Today) is a positive and effective response to.  the needs of^aifbusinesse$.?Alrea(^  than $60 million inloans havecreatedor pre-: i  >4  served more than 6,000 jobs. The sale of B.C  Development Bonds will keep LlFTgrowing.  Housing,  r:  ij  'The B.C Home Program and hew housing for  ' Seniors and the disabled are providing major  ^stimulation td RCs housing industry By providing bothjnortgage and property tax relief, the  Government has helped to restore confidence  in the housing market  Enterprise Programs.  B.Cs Energy Enterprise and Discovery Enterprise Programs are now in place. The former  will ensure the wise use pf purehergy  resources while attracting new investment  capital. The latter Will provide incentives for   "..  l Jiigftj^nQtogy development Botb will create ,  ,/hew longterm job^for British Columbians, .rjiov  ' Major Projects??    : f  The Government's planned major projects   ;':'  are bringing business to BC and creating jobs  . now, when we need them. These projects also  :  guaranriefuture benefits for al?British Column  ' Djans- ���r'-'yx .'���'''::  -B.C Place  Largest urban redevelopment project in North  America. 200 acres. 60,000, seat stadium in  place on time, within budget r  -Expp '86  World exposition on transportation and communications. Will attract more than 13 million   .  people to B.C, generate over 15,000 person  years of work, $1 billion impact on B.C economy  -Rapid Transit  ��� Advanced Light Rapid Transit, B.Cs showpiece  for Expo '86.13,000 person years of construction  ���work. ; :.,;.  -port&Rail  Expansion^upgrading. $170 million Roberts  Bank project to accommodate S.E. Coal. New  port at Prince Rupert for N.E. Coal. ���'./  -Toyota Plant-Delta  $23 million investment by Toyota Motor Corp.  of Japan at Tilbury Industrial Park.  -Science^ Engineering  New $15.5 million school at University of Victoria, first phase open 1984.  Partners in Coal.  New coal mines in both the North East and  South East sectors of the province represent  the largest resource developments in Canada  today  The Development Cprporation.  ^?f!;TheBCDCisfbsteVihgjbD^ '  ; prises throughoutthe Province; serving as both  a partner with private industry and as a source  of capital and business expertise.  Pending Projects.  British Columbia has 3 major projects now  awaiting final approval and financing They will....  * create more than 30,000 person years of  construction work and provide almost 5,000  permahentjpbs: x'\ -    ~  -The Dome LNG Plant  -Vancouver island Gas Pipeline  -Alcan Smelter Expansion-Vanderhoof  The BXL Promise.  Our Government is committed to maintaining essential health, education and welfare services/Our Plan for Economic Recovery is already startingto create jobs which will lead to,,  economic recovery, thus generating revenues  to put back into such services. ' .   .; ���    .,  * ������  ,4  '��  ���������>���;�����. ������������;**������  We can't risk an NDP government that would throw all this away  is only one choice on May 5th.  Credit Government of Bill Bennett,  8  i  ���)  j "  British Columbia  +  I  f  ���tt  I;  1#!  1  1  if.- \f's- ''      "i,     ''*',-'        , >.*J'','{  ,    ,    ''��*>"'>"'{ V? y/X"#X��Xy/J'/t<?X>'X-'rA-.--A  ^BKf-&&^mS::  Coast News, April 11,1983  7.  j     Arcadeof Mysteries -  ParfIV  'The.pitchman in the convict  suit is Herb Wilsbn's associate,  .Jack Bird.  He is a world  traveller, 'lecturer, fisherman  and marine painter who once  buHtiurSO-foot raft with intentions of crossing the Pacific.  Ironically enough (and quite >  unlike his crafty employer)  Bird has never dabbled in crime ���  of any sort nor served the consequences. He is content to go  along with Herb's self-serving  schemes at this point but over  20 years later, he will look back  on the whole business with a  rather jaundiced eye.  f TT^ere .\yasn 't toomuch t hat  ags'genuiriein that place. Take *"  ,!lief;Sp^called murder trunk. He  ) l\vays:k'ept it locked���didn't  il et^nyqne look in there. I know '  rnatjk was like inside. He used -  Jo stores-books in there-and I  Jtelped h'im take them out. The  runic wafe perfectly clean. No  -idismembered.human body had  .^ver been in there. It couldn't  Ihave beenwithout making  i|tains on the lining.  "Then there was the supposed hangman's rope. A man  ipjfrom Macleans came round tc  ���^interview Herb at one point and  tfejWent int0 his usua* sP'el  fabout the gallows. The man  tcommented that the rope looked new. You bet. it did. H��  bought it only a week earlier al  a hardware store .across town.  It was never used to hang  anyone.  The waxworks? They were  done by a Swede called Ole  'Holmsten. He was an excellent  sculptor who apparently had  quite a reputation in Europe. I  think he answered an ad that  Herb  ran  in   the  paper.  ,  Anyhow, those figures he did  ' looked just Iijb'real people. I  gave him a prgss clipping of Al  "Capone and from that he did  ' the head,'life-size. It was exactly  like" the. photograph.  However, I don't believe he  ever got a cent for all the work  he did. I heard them quarrelling  one day. Ole was pleading that  he had to have money for  groceries. Herb never gave him  anything. That's the kind of  cheapskate he was.  "Now you take those paintings on> the wall. He told  everybody that they were his  and he fooled me too. After  awhile, he put one in there on  an easel, partly done. It was the  Prince of Wales' ranch in  Alberta. He claimed he had  been, commissioned to do it by  the prince himself.  But it  always sat in the same place and  nothing was ever added to it.  No wonder. I didn't find Out  until years later that they were  all actually done by Herb's  wife, Amelia. He had simply  painted out her signature. He  had no scruples at all about that  sort of thing. Herb had to be  the centre of attention at any  cost. I'm not a bad painter  myself but he wouldn't permit  me to show any of my own  work/I guess he, figured it  might draw attention away  from him."  To be continued.  by Jaiien Shandler  Aprilil - April 17  The Sun in Aries conies into  full stride and we feel like shaking the dust out of our environ-  r ment, be it the livingroom rug  or our co-workers' heads!  Familial outings are particularly pleasurable. Health and  vitality return after winter run  of flu viruses.  ARIES (Mar. 21-Apr. 19)  Energy blockages disappear  and you "get your trip'  together". Your feminine, nurturing, receptive energy (often  hidden) is high and you are able  to help people with less clarity  without becoming ensnared in  . their depressions or vileness.  TAURUS (Apr. 20-May 20)  The behavioural psychologist in you predominates as you  cast a disturbingly knowing eye  at other people's melodramas  and motivations. If a writer,  you can .describe this in a-way  that captures audience and puts  them in your characters' shoes.  Solitude is special. '.  GEMINI (May 21-June 21)  Frjends and guides help you  to learn to deal with periods of  self doubt and distrust. You  understand love but may not .  feel it, even for self. Cultivate  acceptance and steadfastness.  Realization of material dream  draws near.  CANCER (June 22-July 22)  You are the alchemist mixing  potions-to bring fulfillment in  every area of life. Disgruntle-  ment occurs when you pent up  inspirational talents or shower,  them upon unreceptive audiences. Psychic projection  ���and creative visualization pave  path to resolution.  LEO (July 23-Aug. 22)  Sometimes generosity of  spirit is overdone and begets insolence from recipients. Retain  This week on Channel 10  GIBSONS  Tuesday, April 12  SECHELT  Thursday, April 14  Beginning at 7 p.m.  Part 1    Course Selections  Once again it is that time of  he year .when students must  make decisions which .may affect their future. This programme is designed to inform  jarents of ways in which they  may participate intheir child's  ourse selections for the,  1983/84 school year.  'art 2   Spring Fashions  Vicki Hawken directed and  dited this nine minute show  which highlights the student  council fashion show.  Part 3   Educators for Peace -  Canada/U.S.S.R.  Teacher George Matthews  talks, with former teacher  Frank Fuller about Frank's recent tour of the Soviet Union's  education 'system.  Part 4   .Sechelt Indian Band  Totem Pp)c Project   ,  ��� Coast 1,0 host Judith Wilson  talked with carver Arnold  Jones about a project to build  totem poles for the Sechelt Indian Band. Arnold will also be  training other b,and members in  this fine ait of carving. Arnold  ^���Ut%tteU>  Hot and cold meals,  buffet and sit-down,  with all services provided.  Bartender available.  Cfa-<$f��M  FINE FOOD &  QUALITY SERVICE  885-9276  Jones .built the totem poles  presently located at St. Mary's  Hospital in Sechelt.  Part'5   Morris  Canadian entertainer Morris  Bates was on tour in Gibsons.  Vene Parnell talked with Morris about his international, performances featuring Elvis  Presley songs. Video inserts i  show Morris on stage.'*' > - '���? 'i  Viewers watch for Coast 10's  provincial election coverage  when the candidates "Meet the  Press".  Television  Society  The Suncoast Television  Society plans a series of discussions about the federal government's new look for Canadian  broadcasting with Canadians  who are actively involved in  broadcasting. ..." .  Technology, is creating the  equivalent of the Tower of  Babel in the sky; is it important  ��� that among all the other voices,  Canada's be heard?; ',:..  ' The first guest-will be Jean  McNulty, research associate,  department of communications, Simon Fraser University.  . The discussion will be held in  the Coast 10 studio at  Elpjiinstone Secondary  School, Gibsohs,; 6:30i^m.',  April 13.  dignity and peacemiaking demeanor during trying- week.  Expect drains on energy arid  alot time to recuperate.  VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)  Questionable people may try  to take control where you  ���should hold the reins. Be on  alert. Life's circumstances may  seem overburdenipg^oli cruel;  yet healing, quiet time alone*  ,  allows you to emerge whole in  -.  spirit and able to cope.  LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23)  By exercising your potential,  you draw appropriate public  desire for your talents. Nobility  of intent and attention to inner  voice can take you to peak of  success. Spark of love may be  * kindled in your heart.  SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22)  I   You will have an opportunity  tto be exceedingly gallant. To  f correct mistakes of the past, it  {' is better to expend toomuch ef-  fort than too little. Find roots  ." in gehtle, loving friendships.  Material prospects improve. .  SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-  Dec.21)  It gets lonely at the top.  Distaste for sharing burdens  and failures can bring  unhealthy isolation. Joining a  men's or women's growth  group could be excellent-^here  and now, not when traveling  sometime!  CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-  Jaml?)  A foundational cycle is com--  pleted but then you feel an alienv  , iri a foreigrUand.Speaking but  may seem impudent and in- X  suiting. Wait; Hbriiility1(but  not subservience) will clear oppressive circumstances.  AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)  Peaceful above-board situa-,  tions prevail. Quickly reorganize time allotment to   ,  favour distinguished rather  than; trying superficial- people.  Great strength is'required of  you now and you have it and extra.  PISCES (Feb. 19-Mar. 20)  Your composure may deactivate potentially dangerous  situation. Life can rocket from  bad to good and vice versa with  heart-stopping rapidity.  Overall tendency'is a positive  .trend, promising pleasure and  ''fullness.  i  ti'  il  if.-  "The Effect of Gamma Rays on  Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds''  by Paul Zlndel  a Production of  ENSEMBLE  THEATRE  and  ELPHINSTONE  DRAMA CLUB  Thurs., Fri., Sat.  April 21-23  Adults $3.50  8:00 p.m.  Elphinstone Gym  Students & Seniors $2.00.  TICKETS AT THE DOOR  -~'i?t\Wn*?i VV"  , i3|  ^>rj--��i -f> ' ^if-/^ c-'pi  'Ti  9f1-�� "*��-'; fr CT  The  Mm//  UJofk-out  RICKI FERGUSON  886-8091.  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Chatelech  High School  V Saturday 10:00 - il :00 a.m.  Davis Bay  Elementary School  V Monday  ATuesday  6:30 - 7:30 p.m.  7:00-8:00 p.m.  f  Classes geared for everyone from beginner to advanced!  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Own Freshly Baked  fruit pies  8  9f  2.29  Hi//s Bros.  coffee  Scotties  facial  tissue  Sunspun Pure   454 gm  2.89  ���S      V  -z^m  Our Own Freshly Baked  french ���  bread      ...each ��/D  1.36 litre  Pealeman  lemon  JUIC6 ..675 ml  McCormick's Whole Wheat  COOklGS . .400 gm  1.29  1.59  1.48  Ridgeway  tea bags ,o  Starkist    In Oil or Water  chunk light  tuna  2/. 9  Fortune   184 gm  I i'j��i9  corned  beef  340 gm  Valu Plus - Whole 398 mlt% /     AM  tomatoes    ��/n99  Seuen Farms  creamed  honey  1 2 - 850ml Any Flavour  $5.99 + Deposit  24 - 300 ml Any Flavour  $5.49 + Deposit  jt  500 gm  1 ��� u9  -"^L^i  &:  Hot  11^  ta^i^^y*;  K5j*5>  iBNa  <5 <s,  ��  <8       ^ gj  to arrive back from a camping holiday and to be able  to play in a kitchen that has elbow room! "They," of  course, expected more than a can of beans which was  an unexpectd drawback but when the Sunshine Coast's  delayed winter arrived they seemed more than  satisfied with the following tummy filler.  Coast Goulash  30 ml shortening  1 large onion, chopped  2 garlic cloves, chopped  i k pork shoulder,  In 2Vz In. cubes  15 ml paprika'  10 ml caraway seed  HBP Bookstore  886-7741     UNTui     Go��e> Poi"> "d��os ..  15 ml tomato paste  250 ml water  1 Vz k Savoy cabbage,  sliced  2 ml cayenne pepper  2 ml. salt  250 ml sour cream  1. Melt the fat in a saucepan. Add the onion and garlic  and saute gently until transparent. Drain on kitchen  paper.  2. Turn up the heat and cook the pork cubes until lightly browned. Stir often. :-, *       "  3. Turn down thef heat, and add the tomato paste mixed with water.  4. Add the paprika and caraway seeds, cover and simmer for 30 minutes.  5. Add the cabbage and stir well. Cover th�� "saucepan  again and simmer for 1 hour.  6. Add the salt'and cayenne. Stir in well and taste. Adjust seasonings if necessary.  7. just before serving, remove the saucepan from the  heat and stir in the sour cream. Do not reheat. Serve  with boiled potatoes or plain noodles to 6 hungry  people.  Happy Cooking  Nest Lewis  m  '.   *i  -���ii  Kitchen or  Bathroom  Madame  Benoit's  MICROWAVE  COOKBOOK  "S>  Call Us  Serving the  Sunshine Coast  Seaside plumbing Ltd.  886-7017  ALL SPORTS  MARINE  EMERGENCY  &  MtmUISHERS  886-9302  ICUBSONSI  FISH  ^       MAUKLETI  Open 7 days a week  9.7  '^UDTOrCOD-  Fillets  (Similar to Alaska Black Cod)  $1.99,b  lftft6-78881  "REflLWIH"  ^*  "1*1  .  &v  tf��,  .1.   Fill Out & Clip  2.   Attach Your Sales Slip"  ^ 3,   Return to Ken's Lucky Dollar  Draw to be made 5 p.m. every Sunday;  m  Name,  Tel. No..  Postal  Address.  ft  'i.-*  $5tt Grocery Draw fntry Goupdn Coast News, April 11,1983  rxz'Zr'riA *"*  ,'.,��- **&��%*.*'"'  Btl��@S?li  ��</������>  Js^ '+��'*-''i^rj>m?xx  frVMPum ipufo��*> ijaK^i^m^^w  c '3:iFK^=^sj"v&.  I 13-Si:Sai.r April 16  ��� X* ~*?��- *���.*  m  <s& ^����'  .   '4  ^    PWM  Canada Grade l\ Beef  CHUCK BLADE.,.  STEAK $2.60  Family Paks f  PORK BUTT  STEAKS B<*���e/���$3.09  CROSS RIB    A  ROASTS Bone,���$4.37  Fletcher's Value Pak  BACON Stack Pak...    Oi4Si  Fletcher's Value Pak Sliced  HAM  4-'     iJ *���  kg  $1.18  /b.  Shop with confidence.  Our prices are very corn^etitive.  We will hot be undersold  on these advertised items.        %  We fully guarantee everything we sell  to be satisfactory i  or money cheerfully refunded.  kg  kg  kg  si .40  y+~   i  !1.98  *1.58  $1.24  fCCZEN  ���^y^^  ���VhT  Fruit Juice  five alive 355 m/  Delnor  peas or  corn...... i kg  2.29  each  Johnson's  baby  pOWder       400 gm  2.99  KalKan  cat1  food 1709m  ' Bick's  dill  PIC Kl GS   A. :i ntfe  Hunt's  tomato  fclitjjJ;    i-��Ji.. .  . . .  .  . ... ^a*��' ����� *lj>,XJ .~  3/ ��� 99  4 roll  1.89  156 mf  T#;i99  Johnson's  baby  shampoo 225 m/  Delsey  bathroom  tissue  Better Bu$ \  garbage  bags 20s  Reynold's  foil wrap  12" x 25'   30 cmbt 77 m  HOUSEWARES  W0VEN SISAL MATS  fcv    ^ +*&)?<    y ^ t tV  *4$  a >  .���*..  ���^ k't.y-1 <<i  'cXV'.^f  ^*j-  ir^t/ ^*^Tui/^)  , f'Do you have a place in your  home where the mud and sand  vl -����^v  sane  xiwr  n-^i  1 "l  *' *   * >  \ -  rt>^  ...$98 ml  <�� ����      �����  charcoals  Briquettes  -r  *..    - !>_  1/2 Price    ,  Reg. $5X50  always gets walked in. Well these  SPECIAL  mats are a great solution for this PURCHASE  problem. PRICE   A**     ma am  Pick lor 2 up at this terrific sgv- r ",w     C2    7 5  COFFEE MUGS  Assorted Colours  Reg. $1.65  SPECIAL  PURCHASE  PRICE  i ">  U  IWKWUMVMAMMMMri^^  \&  ��**  ���r *vf %*  ���"*> ���>���+     />*^->��  /  <y  TALr  by Bill Edney  Hospital Care  i*'   !f    "O  I was in hospital last week receiving care and  medication for a slight bout of pneumonia. As i  registered they asked me when was the lasftime I had  been in a hospital. I couldn't remember, so in that  regard I consider myself most fortunate. But while at  St. Mary's I renewed acquaintance wjth some real old-  timers who are in hospital on extended care.  One of several people llmet was James Dowdie,  whom I hadn't, seen in fa long/ long time. He  remembered -me well,, with such comments  as,���"Whose running the store, Bill?" and, "Whose going to write your column this-week?"  As f assured him 1 would be out in time to write it  myself, he asked would I please write about the  hospital and the good nurses at St. Mary's. Of course,  this is something XXanx more than pleased to do  because I too Was the recipient of excellent care and  attention. The dietician and staff must also be given  credit for serving a good variety of tasty and  nourishing food. Alderman Harvey Bist of Sechelt was  in while 1 was there, and we were both in agreement  that the food served was very good.  They do heed more space, and more beds. I am sure,  for they frequently are out of beds and have to use the  day care centre when wards are fully occupied.  Once again, may I extend my sincere thanks and appreciation to the doctors and staff including the  physiotherapist who pummelled me painfully and with  apologies while forcing me to cough up and clear my  lungs.  "REALWiN"  I- y\  i   Winner  #139  Karen Koch  GIBSONS  -���CMNIC"  PHARMACY  Ask for  details about  ������'..:V-;-' ,-;.our':-.- .'���;  ./^PATIENT-   ? ���  ���'^'RECORb' -."'���  '.  Vimxr:  886-8191  ,.,  Nexl.l'6 Medical Clinic. Gibsons  Have a  l.��nwd  886-9021  this morning...  It's Great!  Landing Beauty &  r~^Barber,Shop  OPEN - 6 DAYS A WEEK\  2 Barbers  &  3 Hairdressers  to serve you.  886-3916 .  VanrtP  Deli and Health  jfoofos  Vegetable  Soup  $1.15  Meat & Cheese  Bun $1.60  886-2936  tLC'  $50 Grocery Draw Winner 10.  Coast News, April 11,1983  v%  ��* r  Can-can dancers, rumoured to be from Pender Harbour, participated in the Halfmoon Bay Hams Variety Show at the Senior  Citizens Hall in Sechelt last Saturday. The show delighted the  standing-room-only crowd. The popular troupe's next show will  be on April 29 at Welcome Beach Hall. -John B^idepholo  *   s''  s,i��:,,;:PF,-<f'--  Church  Services  Last week I told you,that  Wayne Campbell would be the  guest speaker at the Friday  meeting of the Sechelt Marsh  Society; He gave��� a rnbst  brilliant and entfeft^imng  presentation as lie tpoklhis audience of some 80 people-on a  visual and verbal trip td the  beach at low tide. - ��  Wayne had the crowd in fits  of laughter as he told of his experience as a student when he  was sent out to Long Beach as  the Park Naturalist. It was  there on the surf-swept beach  that he learned about the real  world of ^marine biology���so  often different from that found  in the text books. Quickly he  had to learn how to deal with  hundreds of people who: visit  the park each day and how,to  teach them to enjoy aricLnot  destroy the natural wonderVto  be found there. %  Campbell related how he and  two; other naturalistsv were  dropped off on a remote island  on the West Coast to cariy but a  study of sea birds nesting there.  Due to some mishap their food  supplies did hot arrive fbrcjuite  a few days so they spph found  out how important the beach  can be as a source of nourishing  food. Both the plant and  animal life can provide pften  delicious raw food for the  educated beachcomber:.XXr~X  THE UNITED CHURCH  CALVARY                 I  OK CANADA  BAPTIST CHURCH  Sunday Worship Services  Park Rd:, Gibsons  ST. JOHN'S  Pastor: Harold Andrews  Davis Bav - 9:30 am ������  <Res: 886-9163 ;  GIBSONS  ��� Church: 886-2611  Glassford Rd -11:15 am ':':���  Sunday School 9:30 aro ,,,  Sundav School - 9:30 am*  .".    Morning Service 11:00 arn';:  Rev. Alex G. Reid  ���   Gospel Service 7:00 pm;:i"  ChurchTelephone.  Prayer. & Bible Study"  886-2333    ������.-���������*  .       Thursday 7:00 pm ::'���:. ,'������'  ST. BARTHOLOMEW &  ST. AIDAN  ANGLICAN CHURCHES  -. .Parish Family Eucharist  10:00 am    .'  St: Bartholomew. Gibsons  ��� 12:00  St. Aida'n, Roberts Creek-  SEVENTH-DAY  ADVENTIST CHURCH     ;  ;.��� Sabbath School Saturday ,  V,:- XX' 9:30 am , '_'/  'Hour bf Worship Sat..11 am  Browning Rd. & Hwy 101  Pastor: J. Popowich  ,  Everyone Welcome  For information phone:  i 885-9750 or 883-2736     '  GIBSONS PENTECOSTAL  CHURCH  Cedar Grove School. .  Chaster Road, Gibsons .-.>���  :  Senior Pastor: Ted Boodle  George Marshall,  .  ;   Visitation Minister  Sunday.Schpol 9:30;arrr.  ;'; ��� MGrning Worship'11:b0arn;'  Evening Fellowship 6:00 pm  ��� ���';,.   HgmeBjble Study' 'X\:-  , Phone 886.-9482 or. "'  ���       ... 8867107   )"'[;'������'���.  '. Affiliated with the . xX  Pentecostal Assemblies^  of Canada  to writers t  James Barber7 writer 76f  cookbooks, wit| and. television  personality will be 'tbje]^first  speaker to address;?the new  writers' union, the;* Peninsula  Writers' Forge: The ��vent will  take place at the Sechelt Arts  Centre, Wednesday, April 13 at  7:30 p.m. Membership,  payable oh the first evening, is  $10 for one year ($5 for full-  time students).  For many years Mr. Barber  was well known as the,theatre  reviewer for the Province and  then for his Downtowner  restaurant column. But his  fame spread Canada-wide with  his series of cookbooks:  "Ginger Tea Makes Friends-!;',  ''Fear of Frying" and "FlaSh  in the Pan".  .KSJ��v-  ��'  GRACE REFORMED  COMMUNITY CHURCH  Sechelt Elementary:School  11:00 am    ,..     885-5635  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  7 '        Wednesday 8:00p.m.  ..   In United Church Building, Davis.Bay  ���'.-; 885-2506'or 886-7882-��� .:,  Trower at  Arts Centre  Publishing a ..volume of  verse, it is said, is like dropping  a rose petal down the Grand  Canyon and waiting for the  echo. On April 15, PeteV  Trower shares the wait and the  echo at the Sunshine Coast Arts  , Centre in Sechelt. i  Reading from Goosequill  Snags and other works and  presenting a CBC film on  himself, Trower, now known *  nationally and internationally,  presents an opportunity for  Coast people, metaphorically,  to see the forest and the trees."  And for free, April 15, 8 p.m.  FARM OPERATORS:  You will receive your 1982 PARTIAL INTEREST  REIMBURSEMEN^under the Agricultural Credit Act  if you are eligible and apply not later than  f APRIL 30* 1983  Application forms are available at offices of the British Columbia Ministry of  Agriculture & Food, chartered banks, credit unions, Farm Credit Corporation  (Kelowna), Federal Business Development Bank, The Director, Veterans'  Land Act, and The Western Indian Agricultural Corporation Limited.  Farm operators who intend to submit more than one application should mail  all forms together. Failure to do so could result'in a long delay before benefits  are paid on the second and subsequent forms. IT IS RECOMMENDED APPLICATIONS BE SENT BY REGISTERED MAIL -  Under this Program, each farm operation may be eligible to have farm loan  interest costs reduced to a level of approximately 1 % less than the 1982 average prime lending rate of chartered banks. The maximum benefit is  $10,000 for each operation. . '  For details of the calculation or other enquiries, contact the Agricultural Credit Branch, Victoria 387-5121 (local 212 or 224).  Mail applications postmarked no later than April 30,1983 to:  Province of  British Columbia  Ministry of  Agriculture and Food  Agricultural Credit Branch  Parliament Buildings  Victoria, B.C.  V8W2Z7  -    One very important factor  vyas stressed when Wayne cautioned his audience-on the  danger of eating filter-feeders;  clams, mussels, oysters and  ���barnacles; if*-��red tide" or  P.S;P. is present in the waters  where these species are to be-  collected for food: One should  always,check with the local  Department of Fisheries and  Oceans or^the Provincial  Department, of Environment  before eating"any of the above  varieties.   ,:-       '  , ���  " The highlight "of the evening  was when Wayne passed out  samples of three kinds of dried  seaweed, raw oysters (sanscondiments), whole dried jack herring (you can make the eyes pop  as you chew these little treats)  and the only cooked item was  . canned mussels. It was amazing  to see so many brave folks take  the plunge and sample each  portion from Wayne's  "Seafood Table".  A very interesting and infor- -  mative evening by a man who  has learned the subtle art of imparting' information in a  Iighthearted and entertaining  manner. -   ���  Sea you.  Gibsons  Public library  j Hours:  (Tuesday 2-4 pm  Wednesday 10-30-4pmj  j Thursday 2-4 pm  7-9 pm  [Saturday- '        2-4pm  VISION LTD,  to distribute "Qancom" signals CITC ant  CHCH in the Pender Harbour area. Thes;  services willbe available within one weekij  $ e @ & $ e e �� e em �� & & e> @ e ��  % �� ��  Sat.   ��   ��  ��   ��  ABARET  Showcasing this week for  the B.C. Market Place, an  exciting new high energy  recording act from Los  Angeles, California  Thursday is  LADIES' NIGHT  featuring      1 �����!���  Sorry,_ guys. No admittance until 10 p.m.  Every  MONDAY is  ELPHIE'S  Monday - Saturday  HOURS 8 pm - 2 am  Closed Sunday  V  Coming Next  18th-23rd  THE SHAN-ETTES  25th-30th  BEATLES FOREVERI  OCOVER  IALL WEEK  LONG!!  I  PROPER DRESS REQUIRED  iAi ilir ilisi n-luin of the Mdn<��!)f im-ii!) _  Ni'M to ilic < )nic;ia Restaurant. Gibsons I aiulin^ Htfh  ( over Charge: Thurs. Iri Ht Sat.  *>4%l? - **>$�����  ;W*M�� x^xMxxx$&jMi  Vf*  To Fit Your  March 11th-16th  / :X;  '-2  'Cameron James" Straight Leg  $4:  MEN'S JEANS  GWG, Coquette, Lee, London Rider,  Pentimento - Pleated, Rust & Caramel  WOMEN'S  .99  Pair  .OO  Off  Regular Price  K-Way Pull On  ��9J  Hooded, 100% Nylon/  Handy Pouch  3 Pairs  TUBE SOX  ��� Cotton/Nylon, Assorted*  Stripes on White Ground,];  One Size Fits All  B85-5858  ���v;  rf^MiirrM*-*- ���\.y.  ti ,. U..*. r/��.  Iti  i~>.- -7.  ft' Coast News, April 11,1983  DISTRICT RATEPAY  A Special Referendum Ballot will be submitted to the electorate of the West Howe Sound  Fire Protection District on Saturday, April 16,1983. The intent off the ballot is to seek ratepayer  endorsement to the borrowing off $410,000. For purposesi off carrying out the acquisition and  construction off improvements to the Fere Protection District.  DID YOU KNOW?  That fire call-outs have steadily been increasing over the last two years.  January-December 1981   -45        January-December 1982 ��� 63 January-ApriH983    -20  DID YOU KNOW?  That the cost off borrowing, a sum not exceeding  $410,000,  will  cost  an average  homeowner (with home valued at $81,550) an annual payment off $20.39.  <$ "'��'  I  New Triple Combination Pumper  Chassis Mack with 285 HP diesel engine, automatic transmission, most responsive truck for size made  for fire service. Body is all aluminum (lighter, maintenance free).  Pump -1050 gal. per min. Truck -800 gal. water.  Preconnected hand lines allows firefighter ability to respond immediately with water on the fire before  hydrants are connected. 45 ft. ladder will Offer access to building we cannot reach at present.  ��� ..'������ ���'��� ���"';'������������.���.    ���..���'.���'' ���.    xx.x   - y ������   \    . .���" ��� '"^ ' ���  To be built by Anderson Engineering of Langley, B.C.  POLLING   STATIONS  (April 16,1983  8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.  1 .If you are a ratepayer off the Town off Gibsons ���  Marine Room (lower level of Gibsons Public Library)  2. If you are a ratepayer off Electoral Area "E" -  Cedar Grove Elementary School (Chaster Road)  3. Iff you are a ratepayer off  Electoral Area "F" ���  Langdale Elementary School      (Johnson Road)  The Fire Protection Referendum of April 16th,  1983 is a good example of joint co-operation by  members of the Gibsons' Town Council and  Regional Board. Working closely together under the  chairmanship of Mrs. Sheila Kitson of the West  Howe Sound Fire Protection District jn co-operation  with the Gibsons Fire Department, they have been  able to foresee the growing need of improving the  fire service for the Town of Gibsons and the growing  Regional Areas "E" and "F".  The referendum covers the purchase of a larger  pumper truck ($160,000) and amalgamated Fire-  hall/Training Facility ($250,000), totalling $410,000.  This move should also stabilize fire insurance rates  on businesses and residences within the combined  districts, and will also satisfy basic recommendations of the Fire Commissioner's Office; of utmost  importance is the improved response to all areas.  It is noteworthy to the public that two pumpers  have virtually reached their limit in cost-  effectiveness and reliability; one pumper is now 16  years old and the other not far behind at 13 years  old. The original hall on Gower Point Road was opened in 1951 and built by volunteer labour and donated  material under guidance of Chief Wilf Grey, Assistant Chief Eric Inglis, and. Dick Fitchett. It has been  expanded twice and must now hold thirty current  members. The "upper" or Regional Hall was built  by volunteer labour and material in October 1959 and  acts as a "garage" for one pumper and a tanker but  has no facilities for people. The cost of operating  two buildings is also a problem.  &&���&������ .-.'������>"���'��� ���:-*������ -������ ���      - *<-y  The Gibsons Firemen are "unpaid", or, strictly  volunteer. Because of this factor and minimum  facilities, the area has enjoyed the lowest cost or  mill rate of any fire service on the Sunshine Coast  for many years. Even with an approved referendum  the cost to taxpayers in the District should still be  below or at par with other fire areas even with an improved department. The additional cost per taxpayer  should approximate $20.39 average, or at most, not  exceed $25.00 per $100,000 assessed value (per  year). This will probably be offset to the property  owner by maintaining existing insurance rates instead of threatened increases.  The public can best show their appreciation of the  joint effort put forth by the Town Council, Regional  Board, and the Gibsons Fire Department by supporting the referendum on April 16th.  West Howe Sound Fire Protection District  Gibsons Volunteer Fire Department  M. Buckmaster, Fire Chief  TRANSPORTATION  to and from the Polling Stations will be made  available by the  Gibsons Volunteer Fire Department.  for more Information  y'X  P  x i:  ���i.:.-!  ly  ft *  i  '   e  Yes yc  V  r  :  I*  I*  li  Saturday, aprm. tm, 1983 12.  Coast News, April 11; 1983  by Bud Mulcaster  by Steve Miles  Elphinstone Wanderers FC.  are coming off what was the  finest showing in the team's  eight year history. Sweeping  the third division in Vancouver, the team looks forward  to a promising ninth year in the  VMSSL second division next  September.  They hope the winning trend  carries over into their seventh  annual soccer tourney this  month as the classic will include  teams that the Wanderers will  play against next year. The  April 23 and 24 affair will also  see teams coming down from  Campbell River and Powell  River areas.  Games, will commence at  9:30 a.m. Saturday, April 23 at  both Langdale Elementary and  Elphinstone Secondary School  fields, with the consolation and -  championship finals wrapping  up on Sunday at Langdale.  Games continue all day with  this draw:  Saturday 23rd:  .    1      9:30 a.m. Langdale  2 9:30 a.m. Elphinstone  3 '.11:30 a.m. Langdale  4 11.-30 a.m. Elphinstone  5 2:30 p.m. Elphinstone  6 2:30 p.m. Langdale  7 4:30 p.m. Elphinstone  8 4:30 p.m. Langdale  Sunday 24th:  9 11:30 a.m. Elphinstone  for 7th& 8th  10 11:30 a.m. Langdale  for 4th & 6th  11 1:30 p.m. Langdale  for 3rd & 5th  12 3:30 p.m. Langdale  for 1st & 2nd  5:00 p.m. Trophy Presentation  As teams were picked on a  very competitive level the  games all look to be very close.  Also your entertainment can  continue into the evenings as  there will be dances on Friday,  April 22 and Saturday, April  23. The Gibsons Legion hall  will once again rock and roll to  the fine music of the band  "Vandals". As the hall will only hold 200 we advise you to obtain your tickets for both nights  early,  for no tickets will be  available at the door. Doors  open both nights at 8:30 p.m.  and the music commences at 9  p.m.  Tickets are available at  Richard's Mens Wear or from  team members; please no  minors! Let's make the whole  tournament weekend a success  again this year.  A rather quiet week on the  lanes with some leagues  finishing the regular bowling  season and getting ready for the  playoffs. In a roll-off for the  Gibsons 'A' ��� league Barbara  Christie rolled'a 300 single and  an 810 triple and in the Slough-  off league Laurie Clayards rolled a 304 single. In the Ball arid  Chain league Donnie Redshaw  rolled a 303 single-661 triple  and Cauleen McCuaig a 320  single and an 800 triple to end  the season. "      1  Good scores last week arid as  we have room we'll give a good  list. ��� XX- :'-r"X  Classic:  Pat Prest  Hazel Skytte  Frank Redshaw  Andy Henderson  Gerry Martin  Freeman Reynolds  Tuesday Coffee:  Linda Makeiff  Carol Service  Pam Swanson  Sheila Enger:  Wendy Craighead  Swingers:  Cathy Martin  Edith Langsford  Jim McPeake  ��� 286-877  275-952  255-857  251-876  284-920  ,263-9^48  230-631  239-639  237-665  275-732  ; 279-764  203-600  280-625  250-603  ArtSmith  George Langsford ,  Jim Gilchrist  Gibsons *A':  Mavis Stanley  Pat Prest  Lome Christie  Frank Nahanee  Freeman Reynolds  Wednesday Coffee:  Diane Strom  Ena Armstrong  Marion Reeves  Cathy Martin  Siough-offs:  ShirlyOrpen  Eve Worthington  Elaine Middleton  Ball & Chain:  Phyllis Francis  Gloria Tourigny  GaryTourigny  John Dew  Gerry Martin  Don Slack  Phuntastique:'  Wendy Watts  Pat Prest  LorenEve  Jack Hoffman  Bob Fletcher  Andy Henderson  Mickey Nagy  Legion:  Hazel Skytte  Wes Newman  Jamie Gill  Rick Buckmaster  280-622  230-634  241-653  264-712  278^737  297-689  285-703  283-753  218-614  233-632  261-647  288-692  273-634  250-637  238-661  219-613  266-638  214-630  252-668  265-678  255-697  258-644  256-712  245-638  276-639  252-678  266-685  232-693  227-670  246-634  263-688,  279-721  f  :  <  .  >  <  <  B  * LIGHT CLEARING  * EXCAVATIONS  * SEPTIC SYSTEMS  * LANDSCAPING  DRIVEWAYS  * SAND  * GRAVEL  * ROCK  "Free Estimates  Jim Waterhouse 886-8071  R.R. #4, Reed Road, Gibsons, B.C.  From the Fairway  by Ernie Hume  ORG loses to Kats  by Jay Pomfret  The Gibsons Rugby Club  which has had the fourth division championship sewn up for  some time now, lost a close  game to the Kats of Vancouver  last Saturday.  Overwhelmed by a strong,  well-groomed Kats side, our  Canada  Cheers Its  Volunteers  locals found themselves trailing 8-0 at the end of the first  half. Field conditions were  definitely on gravity's side  creating a wet scrum-style of  game.  In the closing seconds of the  game, outside centre Jim At-  tenborough, in a solo effort,  ran 40 yards to pick up his ninth  try of the year. Ken Miles converted. Final score, 8-6, Kats.  , Play continues in Vancouver  this coming Saturday with the  locals taking on the Vancouver  Rowing Club.  Garry's Crane Sendee  Tandem Truck   6 Ton Crane  16' Deck or 40' Trailer  Garry Mundell  886-7028  Call me when you need a lift.  On the first ladies day of the  season the ladies played ah even  hole tournament, first flight  winner was Marg Arbuckle,  runner-up spot wenttoConnie  Grant. Second flight honours  was taken by Vera Munro with  Rita Hincks taking ruriner-up  position. The nineiiole players  also used an even hole formula  to decide a winner. Low Bayer  was the winner and Nan Mac-  Farlane took second place.  On Thursday, April 7, 57  seniors showed up to compete  in the Tin Whistle Par Points  Tournament. Winning team  consisted of Dan Belle, Archie  Dove, George Langford and  Jack Ross with a team score of  75 points. The points are  garnered by receiving points  for making bogeys, pars, bir?  dies and eagles. Second team  winners Bruce McCallen, Bob  McCallum, Norm Bevan and  Dave Hunter with a total scoi;^  of 73. Low net for the day,  Ump's clinic  A softball and baseball umpire's clinic willJbV hold  upstairs above Ken's Lucky  Dollar on Thursday, April 14 at  7 p.m.  Parents of youngsters play-,  ing minor ball and other in-f;  terested adults or teenagers are^:  welcome. ?'  shooting a SV/i, was taken by  Al Boyes. Tied for second low  net was Bernie Parker and Ron  Oram with a low score of 32.  Many thanks to Jim Munro,  Wilf Reiche, Vic Marteddu and  the many volunteers that  designed and built the new sand  traps at No. 3 and No. 4greens.  It will be interesting to see if  these/improvements will  change many handicap cards.  Although the fairways are  still wet and soft in some areas,  . they are rapidly drying out and  the use of our power carts will  soon be permitted.  The outdoor comfort stations at the maintenance shed  are rapidly being completed.  This project has long been a  priority item and it is a long  awaited improvement by the  many green fee and members  who enjoy our golf course  which is becoming one of the  best nine hole facilities on the  mainland.  Men's next event will be the  two ball-best ball competition  involving two man teams using  100 per cent handicap. Don't  miss this event scheduled for  April 17.  Suiiefior    Gibsons Brake, Tune  "**���' & Muffler ud.  We thought that YOU should KNOW;  our SERVICES include  Ef Major & Minor Repairs  Kf All cars; trucks, motorhomes   '  [*f All Exhaust work  B' All brake parts & shocks  2T   Our work Is Guaranteed  ^f   Free Estimates  0-   1 o% Discount to Senior Citizens  Hwy 1Q1i Gibsons-  just west of Pratt Bbad  886-8213  OPEN MONDAY TO SATURDAY  PENINSULA  tables  I R��f��renc��: Point Atkinson,  Pacific Standard Time  1 GROCERIES  SUNDRIES  FISHINQ  TACKLE  TIMCX WATCHES  Tues., Apr. 12  0450     13.9  1110       5.8  1725     13.0  2310       6.7  Thurs., Apr. 14  0540     13.9"  1220       3.9  . 1850     13.8  Opon 9-9  Wed., Apr. 13  0515     13.9  Fri., Apr. 15  0040       8.2  7 Days a Waak  1150      4.8  0610      13.9  Davis. Bay, B.C.  885-9721  1810 .13.5  2PS> ^-7.4  >  -* ���<  <        j  1250.      3.2  1950     14.0   I  *ry,   T.fc'Sfi7    |  Sat., Apr. 16  ;. 0115 9.2  0640 13.8  1340 2.7.  2040. 14; 1  Sun., Apr. 17;  0210 10.0  0710 13.5  1425-2.5  2150  14:2  Mon., Apr. 18  0305  10.8'  .< 0735.���.'���.il3:ii-i-  1500 ��������� 2.7  * 2255-4 -,:te>l  For'Dnyhcifit S.-iviruj   Time ADD  1   HOUR  mmsmmmwmWBmmmmm  Notice Board  Sponsored as a public service by  the Sunshine Coast News  & John R. Goodwin' C.A.  Note: Early announi; .nants will be run once, than  must be re-submitted to run again, no mora than one  month prior to the event.  . ,   FEATURING  HAHIIlllli WlllTl.la  SCOTCHGtJARDEa    :'7  :   #S YEAR GUARANTEE  "CALEDON HILLS" ReS.Price$22.95m2   $1 a 95  100% Nylon   Multi-Colour    Cut & Loop Sale Price      A fr ���        M2  it,  ����  LUXURY TONES'"    ��� Reg. Price $30.95 M2  100% Nylon  Multi-Colour   Cut & Loop        "V- ��� Sale Price  M2  ENSUITE  100% Nylon    Saxony  Reg. Price $27.95 M2  Sale Price  Sunshine Coast peace Committee meeting at 7:30 p.m.' on April 19 at  the Creek House Restaurant' j Jiscuss strategy for the peace movement on the Sunshine: r ������>, Including the Vancouver "Walk for  Peace" on April 23. Eve ���-    j welcome.  "Tha   Effect  of   ttamma   Rays  on   Man-ln-the-Mobn   Marigolds",  presented by Ensemble Theatre and Elphinstone Drama Club. Thurs.,  Fri. & Sat., April :" ?3, 8 p.m; in Elphinstone Gym. Adults $3.50,  Students & Seniors $2". '9.  Gibsons United Church \ /omen's Plant and Book Sale. Sat., April 30,10  a.m., Church Hall.    ���'.'���'''  Full Gospel Business Men's Fellowship Banquet Tuesday, April 19,  6:30 p.m. in Harmony Hall. Dr. Don Northrup Guest Speaker. Tickets  now available by phoning Jim at 886-9774 ��� $7 each. Praise the Lord.  Aelbers  REAL ESTATE  Phone 24 hrs. 885-2456  Vancouver      669-3022  (RE33)  John R. Goodwin  Wednesday  ti  E  TOWN & COUNTRY  Nylon & Acrilon Blend     Hard Twist  Reg. Price s34.95 M2 ��j(  Sale Price  SPECIAL EVENT"  100% Nylon  STARDOM  100% Antron HI Nylon     Saxony Plush  FESTIVAL  100% Nylon    Saxony  ���"*'7> ,1S.'S'i"  ���'?:���"_*>  i1 i' fe-  iTlf   1   ���  Monday  Monday - O.A.P.O. #38 Regular Meeting: First Monday of each month, 2  pm at Harmony Haiti Gibsons.  Social.Bingo -2nd & 3rd Mondays, 2 pm at Harmony Hall, Gibsons.  Elphinstone Pioneer Museum in Gibsons is now 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 & District Wildlife Society: Regular monthly meetings  will now be held on the 4th Monday of each month. Next scheduled  meeting will be Monday, 24th January, 1983, at Pender Harbour  Elementary School, 7:30 p.m.  ..1st Gibsons Guide Co. meets on Mondays 6:45 pm - 8:30 pm at United  Church Hall, Glassford Rd., Lower Gibsons. Girls 9-12 welcome.  Senior Men's Volleyball commencing Monday the 13th of September,  Elphinstone Gym 8 pm.  Roberts Creek Hospital Auxiliary: Second Monday 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, corner of North Road and Hwy. 101, 885-3145.  Gibsons |udo Club St. Nov. 8. Every Mon. & Thurs. at 6:30 pm Cedar Grove  School Gym. Adults & children from age 9. 886-7759..  The Sunshine Coast Dressing Society meets every fourth Monday  to make non-cancer dressings for the Coast Garibaldi Health Unit.  10:00 aim. - 2:00 p.m. Volunteers���men and women needed.       iTFN.: ���  Sechelt Garden Club 7:30 pm St. Hilda's Hall, first Wednesday of each;  month, except Jan., July & August.  Kiwanis Care Centre Auxiliary -Gibsons meets every 3rd Wednesday  each month 8 pm at the Care Centre.  Senior Citizens Branch 69 Sechelt dancing Wednesday afternoons 1:30clx?  pm. Refreshments, fun times.  Timber Trails Riding Club 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 Hallf]  Gibsons, beginning October 6. , -    w  Gibsons Tops Meeting every Wednesday at, 6:30 In the Marine Room  under the Gibsons Library. 886-2906 or 886-2819.  Sunshine Lapidary & Craft Club meets 1st Wednesday every month at if j  7:30 prri. For information 886-2873 or 886-9204. ���'-������il .IT  Pender Harbour Auxiliary to St.  Mary's Hospital meets second  Wednesday of every month 1:30 at St. Andrew's Church Hall, Highway! 9i  101. Now members welcome. ������   ,i   gj  Gibsons Badminton Club Wednesdays, 8-10 pm Elphinstone ,GymJ ,,i  Sept. 22 to April', 1983. 886-2467. "  Port Mellon Hospital Auxiliary second Wednesday of every month 1-30    ��  pm. 886-7937. .'. '. C SZ  '        ���       ��� ������'   ���'���^  1!  V  )0  B  -Thursday  s  vh ��;.  ni  11  d  O  ���iifa-  : J30'  Tuesday  Tfie regular meeting of Women's Aglow Fellowship Is held In Harmony  Hali, on Harmony Lane, Gibsons, at 11:30 a.m. every 3rd Tuesday.  Lunch served. Come February 15. Speaker: Fran Lance, Seattle,  Washington. For further information phone 886-9774 or 886-9576.  Sunshine Coast Arts Council regular meeting 4th Tuesday of every  month at 7:30 pm at <he Arts Centre in Sechelt. '.  duplicate Bridge every Tuesday starting Oct. 5th at 7.-25 pm at the Golf  Club. Information 886-9785 or 886-2098.  Sunshine Coast Navy League of Canada Cadets and Wrehettes, ages  10 to 14, will meet Tuesday, nights 6:45-9:00 pm United Church Hall,  Gibsons. New recruits welcomed.  Sechelt Crib Club every Tuesday night at 8:00 pm Sechelt Legion.  Al-Anon Meetings every Tuesday night, Roberts Creek. For information  call 886-9059 or 886-9041.  Roberta Creek Legion Bingo every Thursday, Early Bird, Bonanza, also\  Meat Draws. Doors open at 6 pm. Everyone welcome. -j*  The Bargain Bam of the Pender Harbour Health Clinic Auxiliary Is 6p%h��  on Thursday afternoons from 1:00 until 3:30.  Al-Anon Meeting every Thursday In Gibsons at 8 pm. For information  call 886-9569 or 888-9037.  O.A.P.O. #38 Publle Bingo every Thursday 7:45 pm sharp at Harmony"  Hall, Gibsons.        ,;, :���. ;,  Tt.a Kinsmen Club of Gibsons & 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 .ifter :    ,vi  General Meeting - Gibsons & District Chamber of Commerce, Marine *|'t $  Room, 8 o'clock on last Thursday of every month. .<       ���^  Western Weight Controllers Branch 154 meet every Thursday 1 -3p.m.at.i 4f  United Church Fellowship Room^ New members welcome. For more inlor-  mation phone 886-7378.; .'   :-"-i   X )fli  . ���-���. :X'-'X      Friday ������-���'  ��� ;^   ���-,��������� "c nj:  Ladles Basketball-Fridays Elphinstone Gym 7-9 pm. i  ;     1 OB  O.A.P.O. #38 Fun Night every Friday at 7:30 pm. Pot Luck Supper last- >9S  Friday of eve^f month at 6 pm at Harmony Hall, Gibsons. ,���.; ^--.., ^j  Tot Lot at Gibsons United Church 9:30-11:30 am. Children up to 3 yrs.: XL-  welcome: For inifo. call 886-8050. i'3^  Sechelt Totem Club Bingo every Friday. Place: Wilson Creek Commurii--  ,ty Hall; Times: Doors open 5 JO. Early Birds 7:00. Bonanza 7:30. Regular  Bingo 8:00. 100% payout on Bonanza end of each month;-Everyone,  .welcome^ .; . . ; .,:y.}. ..:'.-.     ������;;. \/<-ip''.\^ '"'  Thrift Ship every Friday 1-3 pm. Thrift Shop, Gibsons United Church  'basement. .^  Wilson Creek Community Reading Centre noon to 4 pm. 885^2709^1  ���   '"' .,   ' -��� ���'     ���      ��� "..���������    iin*  Coffee 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.    ': '   . '��� .   X'-' ���;���:.  il  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.  The Bargain Bam of the Pender Harbour Health Clinic Auxiliary Is open  on Saturday afternoons from 1-3:30 pm. \ .  - ?31  oq  ea  ��������1  sup  i,' 3  3  I  r.7  by Djanjie Evans  If  ta  8$  I  "f  :A.few. weeks ago I talked  (about pianting^eeds indoors or  MnT'the greenhbuse. Now it is  flime to talk about planting the  fpeerjlings that have grown or  ftho$e you have bought from  jyour local nursery.  pTranisplanting is a most im-  ^rtant step; without the preconditions; your seedlings  .,/on't make it-'and if they do,  Pp'W grow poorly. The first  ifbing to do is plan the position  c^your plants; if you are planting] in rows, mark them with a  ��*$Mg^if you;;are using conifers or: raised1>eds, work out  ^niany plants will comfor-  b1j|fitjin]the;given area. You  tf$|leaiyev enough space for  l^plaflt to spread to its max-  ijfium growth.  |j When planting seedlings,  fjait for an overcast day, or go  J work in the late afternoon  [hen the mid-day heat has  jassed. The soil should be  "amp, but not soaking wet, the  lace where the plants are to regain should have been dug  ,>jver, and any additions of  fpmpost; manure, limestone,  !&. should have been made,  e area should be free of rocks  id weeds. Make a hole with a  iwel, deep enough to accom-  date the roots comfortably.  ie|��bbt?ball must not be   ashi^ into the hole; constricted roots find it difficult to  reach water and nutrients in the  |c^l. Once the seedling is in the  mH,. press firmly, so that the  its and the soil have max-  ���jm contact; The seedling  slipuld not move around if you  #|11 ori it. Wheri the planting is  <��mplete, water thoroughly,  *'J ? make sure the rows are  Club  ; by Jack MacLeod  The April meeting of the  club fell into three  ts; first a series of slides  }|de :by the B.C. Council of  jiirden Clubs showing the  ildihg/pf   flower   ar-  igements.*Thei narra^^   of  '���slides :>was;   Mary  Uoughby who made the"  '*" lore.fnearningful to the  ;h^e||i^ness:; section  7disp^el#;pf^ yet  complete manner thanks to our  capable president. Part three  is another slide projection,  fis time narrated by husband  Wloughby who showed  plendid series of flowers that  io^i^selvesp) suitably to  irpwn in a container and to  ijidowii over the edge. Some  ubnght plants were also shown  tq good advantage in a con-  liner. The list of flowers .  )Wn in pots included schizan-  ,'   (a\\ splendidTslidwing in  itchart Gardens), impatients,  pjtnsies, petunias, geraniums  ) aind a host of others::.  ��� ^Plants in containers need  mpre care than flowers grown  inj the; garden soil, especially  - more frequent waterings as the  containers can dry out quickly,  a^d more so if the soil level is  even with the edge of the pot so  thjb.water runs over the side.  Fertilizers such as 20-20-20 are  required for good results. Cpn-  .rtajjljfrplanting |has grown; v  qi|i|kjy in the last few years and  a ^limber of good books on this  subject are available in local  ��� b<|bk stores. 'XX/. -yX:X:-> X;X.  ; jfts well as the excellent slide  pi^eritatibhs^the club  merftbers discussed the Spring  Flo|rer Show arid jpjant Sale to  bejwjeid on Saturday, April "16,2  v p.|n| tp 4��30 p,ni. at the Senior  :Ci|iizens' Hall where the flower  display and afternoon tea will  beif inside the hall (admission  $l|5^^vvhile the Plant Sale will  bej held|outside^rib charge.  ^|twice-a-year endeavour by  L club has become al Sechelt  tion where the blooms are  ired and plant bargains are  red. Here happy acquaints are renewed over a cup-  v - ' -  |iope tp see you oh April 16.  Riding Club  meeting  Due to-school closure the  regular nionthly meeting will be  po|tponed one week that is,  next meeting will be April 13,  Davis flay School.  Committees will have  rerjorts on activities including  shoVs,, play days and training  shbws. All members are requested to be present and express their views..  labelled so you can check on the  progress of your garden.  Seedlings that may be  planted outside now include  broccoli, cabbage, cauliflower,  kohlrabi, leeks and lettuce.  Onions and potatoes should be  planted now, and seeds of turnips, beets, lettuce, carrots,  chard, spinach and radishes.  Don't sow too thickly and  carefully read the directions on  the seed package for depth of  planting.  ,,. Onions are art easy, crop to  jrow; setsvare^easy^P handle  and produce! seallions fairly  quickly. Choose small bulbs,  about Vz inch in diameter;  make sure they are not dried  out or sprouted. The soil where  they are to grow should be loose  ,   and soft, with readily available  �� nutrients in a small area, since  onions have relatively shallow  ��� roots. They require plenty of  Coast News, April 11,1983  moisture and good drainage so,  a soil rich in humus content is .  ideal. The pH factor should be  5.5 to frSXr  ^X-XX ���:.r-^iX----x  Plant about"��� two ,inches  apart; you can thin by picking ;  green onions in just ;afjfew  w_eeks. A mulch^ important^,  for onions; this helps keep the*  rriuch-rieeded moisture in thei  soil during dry periods when  drying)vbut of the plants will  cause.jheni to split. It will also X  1.3.  help keep ��resed[s down; wee��is  xob the oulbff pf nutrients and  tend to stangle them:     '������_    ';,  To save space when planting  ' onions dig a trench about eight  " inches ^ wide arid two inches  deep. Plant iri a zig-zag formation. This will give each onion  ropni to grow, and better utilize'  your garden space.  Next week 1*11 look at, the  flower:- garden^ and 1 whatr?you  >cari do at ihjh tin&of ^ear.  V';l<  ly-x-'  r\  if  \ y  IX'}  m  i:s x  <<������:  !!���'  Ji] 14.  Coast News, April 11,1983  The Summer Youth Employ- ���  ment Programme for 1983 is  now accepting applications  from employers who wish to  hire young people for summer  jobs.  Any employer who has an  established operation in British .  Columbia is eligible for funding assistance through the  - programme.  Employees hired under the  programme must be paid no  less than the provincial  minimum wage: $3 per hour for -  persons under 18 years, and  $3.65 per hour for those 18  years and over.  Under the programme, the  ministry of labour -will reimburse the employer at the  following rates: $1.50 per hour  for employees paid $3 to $3.99  per hour; $2 per hour for  employees paid $4 to $4.99 per  hour; and $2.50 per" hour for  employees paid at least $5 per  hour.  The period of funding will  last from April 5 to September  .5.  Applications and further information on programme  eligibility can be obtained from X  the cp-ordinatof Judy Gates at  the offices of the Sunshine  Coast Regional District.  . Rufus Bulldozing has acquired the remaining two years  of the three year contract  awarded last year to Glyh Excavating, a company now in  bankrupcy.  The assigning of the remainder of the contract was announced at last Thursday's  Public Utilities Committee  meeting of the regional district.  ?P  The contract, to maintain the  regional garbage dump, was  simply assigned to Rufus. According to Area E director Jim*  Gurney, in response to a question about tendering the contract, it is- normal practice to  assign a contract which has not  yet run out and can not be  fulfilled by the original party.  Quality, used lumber, bricks; windows, lights! plumbing; etc;  -    1947 Tannery Road/Surrey  RflOWDAV-SATURCAY ����88-1311  We also buy used building materials  1  course  planned for fall  Province of  British Columbia  Ministry of  Transportation  and Highways  Eight go to Scout meet  Capilano College in Sechelt  is considering offering an Electrical Pre-employment course,  if there are enough local pfeople  interested in this kind of training. The course would begin jn  mid-October, 1983. XX "x 'xS ^  The electrical training would  involve full time classes for approximately five months.; The  course would* contain both  theory and practicalwork and  would follow the Provincially  anDroved curriculum.      } ���  This course requires good  math skills. Interested people  will be assessed for the required  level of math. The entry level is  grade 12.  .People interested in training  for the electrical trade should  contact the Sechelt Learning  Centre between 12:30 and 7:00  pm, Monday to Friday. The  centre is located on Inlet  Avenue in Sechelt and the  telephone number is 885-9310.  NOTICE OF INTENT  Gibsons Highway  District  Notice is given, pursuant to Section 9(4) of the  Highway Act, that the Ministry has received an 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.  A large contingent from  Sechelt will be attending the  World Scouting Jamboree in  Alberta this summer, joining  about 13,000 boys from 150  countries for nine days of  scouting activities.  Seven Venturers���David  Chappell, Kirk Grady, Mark  Karpenko, Loney Ziakris,  Gordon Keays and Joe and  Todd Jacques, and a Scout,  Jeff Foxall, will accompany  Venturer advisor Joe Mellis on  a train trip to Kananaskis,  Alberta where the jamboree  will be held July 4-12.  Of the 13,000 boys attending  the event, the last world jamboree to be held in North  America until the year 2000,  about 4,000 will come from  Canada, another 4,000 from'  the United States, with the  balance coming from the approximately 150 countries that  have scouting programmes.  In addition to attending the.  jamboree, the Sechelt group  . will spend a day at the Calgary  Stampede and another day in  Banff.      -.-  Although the district council  'is providing $600 to defray  some, of the costs, each boy  hopes to earn at least one third  of the money needed; for the  trip, which is estimated to cost  between $550 and $600 per person.  The boys are eager to find,  part-time jobs to earn money  for the trip. If you have jobs  that are suitable for boys betT  ween 14 and 17 years of age, -  please contact the Venturer advisor, Joe Mellis, at 885-2487.  A letter from local residents  expressing concern at:; the  behaviour of party gberisat  Shoal Lookout was received at  a recent Gibsons council  meeting. Describing ' 'long hot  summer nights punctuated by  screaming tires, blasting  stereos, smashing bottles/four  letter ���obscenities and threats"  local homeowners asked council to construct curbing sections  and replace defaced signs in an  effort to control the rowdyism.  Council agreed to comply with  these requests.  . A request from the Cedaris  Inn for a change in operating  to noise  hours was recently turned  down by Gibsons council.  Alderman Strom who moved  the motion to reject the application, told the Coast News  that she felt that as the license  has been granted originally for  a neighbourhood pub that concept should be adhered to. She  felt the change of hours from 10  a.m.-12 p.m. to 11 a.m.-l a.m.  was unfair to the people of the  area. A letter from the  R.C.M.P. stated that they did^  not foresee any increase iri lavif  enforcement difficulties with  the re-scheduling of the hours. r  Spring  \\   / .o  v.v / OL. 2019  BUCCANEER  BAY  Sr/fA/r   OF GEORGIA  THE  GAP  ( THQRMAWBY  J     <=  fr.  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 off Transportation  and Highways  Box 740  Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0  CONTRACTING  LOG HAULING  INDUSTRIAL MECHANICAL  Sunshine Coast  EXCAVATING  Services  , Malyea Contracting  886-9457  Busine  HEATING  EXCAVATING  ?v  Gibsons  v  Behind Windsor Plywood  Seabml 886^744 A  rW^f\ f\ W Residential &  M ^^F^^FjL#     Commercial  RENTALS  LIQUID GAS LTD  RAY HANSEN TRUCKING  .&,CONTRACTING LTD.' '  Gravel, Clearing & Excavating,  Septic Systems, All Types of Gravel  883-9222 '        885-5260  Hwy. 101   Sechelt  between  SI. Mary's  Hospital and Forest Ranger's Hut.  Mon.-Fri.   8 a.m. - 5 p.m.  I CANADIAN I  V xii   I  885-2360   7  H. WRAY CONTRACTING  ���Backhoe & 4 Whd. Dump Truck  ���Water, sewer & septic systems ^  ���Sand, Gravel & Excavations  .      . 886-9489     anytime  Wayne Ross  Excavating Ltd.   fc  For all your Backhoe Needs  Roberts Creek  Eves 885-5617^  /*;  locally Manufactured  Government Approved  Sechelt Heating & Sheet Metal  DOMESTIC, COMMERCIAL, INDUSTRJAL  HEATING & AIR CONDITIONING  ,  -  ' HEAf PUMPS & GENERAL SHEET METAL  CLEANING    SERVICES  \  ��� 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  Llonal Spack  885-2B76  Way n* Brackatt  868-2486  MISC.    SERVICES   mat  memo  CtifftCart  Bob Dflll     wr * uwotsiwr ctfiwwfi    IISMMBt  (   Da Concrete  v  Andrew -  886-7022  David-  886-7511  4  Commercial ��� Residential  & Industrial  Placing & Finishing  I  [1  V.  886-7359  Conversion   Windows,   Glass,  Auto  &  Marine Glass, Aluminum Windows  & Screens; .. ... ���'"     XMirrors  Hwy 101 & Pratt Rd.  ROLAND'S  HOME IMPROVEMENTS LTD  ��� 5" Continuous aluminum gutters  ��� Aluminum soffits & fascias  ��� Built-in vacuum systems 885"35fi2  f��� ' ! ^  Dl R  CEDAR FENCING & SIDING  Village Tile Co.  CERAMIC TILE SALES AND INSTALLATIONS  Stocking Some Tile and Material  1212 Cowrie St. , Phone  Sechelt, B.C.  MISC.    SERVICES  SUNSHINE KITCHENS  - CABINETS -  886-9411  Showroom: Pratt Rd. <��� Hwy 101  Open Sat.  10-5  or anytime, by, appt. ��� j  J.F.W. EKCAVATim LID.     J  ��� Septic Fields ��� Excavations ��� Clearing ��� .,  Hoed Rd.'      eee-B07i        c^ons '1?  can... Swanson's     .,  EXCAVATING LTD *\  for our John Deere Excavator *"���  and Case Backhoes  885-9666 885-5333  Joe Jacques   885-3611  THE CLEANING OF, OIL" &  (Free Estimates)  DAVE     886-7371  886-8585  r  Gibsons  Telephone  Answering  Service  Service  Is our  only  886-7311 or  for information call     886-7568  business  APPLIANCES  ,/^XXX S}   lX\       'nCi ^Lcnnimu vjr,vjh. <x  \lne^J7U>-ocx^���)     WOOD heating units  Harbour Chimney Cleaning  Serving the Sunshine Coast 885-5225  s. ; S  Complete landscaping &  garden maintenance service Bango  Fencing of all kinds 8&5-5033^  :5V  F &L CONTRACTORS  LarTdclearing, road building, logging,  tree removal   excavations & gravel.        .-i  8 Yd. Truck    886-9872 after 5 p.m..  AUTOMOTIVE  NEED TIRES?      Come in to  COASTAL TIRES  TIRE A SUSPENSION  CENTRE  886-2700      886-8167  Hwy. 101, just West of Gibsons  r  JOHN HIND���SMITH  REFRIGERATION & MAJOR APPLIANCE SERVICE  Port Mellon to Pender Harbour  Res. 886-9949  FLOOR    COVERING  CARPET-CABINET-CERAMIC CENTRE  Open Thurs. - Sat. 10 a.m. -.5 p.m.  .   Howe Sound Distributors Ltd.  North Road. Gibsons! B.C.      886-2765^  17 Years Experience Commercial And Residential^  *r?tcwi $wwit*tf& &d.  to-f**.. ��85-2923      885-3681  TREE TOPPING  '    VIEW "DEVELOPMENTS LTD.  Clean up your wooded areas. .  Remove lower limbs forVIEW.  Top tall trees adjacacent to building  886-7850    Marv Volen    886-9597  ( STEVE HOFLEY  Natural & Cultured Stone Facings  House Fronts, Fireplaces   and Feature Walls  : AIL WORK CONDITIONALLY GUARANTEED   '���   '���  886-8456  (SEASIDE  RENTALS'  Domestic Industrial Equipment  GIBSONS TAX SERVICE  886-7272   anytime      886-7272  Basic Return  $12.00  A. Jack  1767 Martin Road  ^Suraaean  Motors    885-9466:  British; Japanese A Domestic Service A Parts 'fU  QuQlitM Form 6 'Garden Supply Ltd.  v.  * Feed  * Fencing  * Pet Food    * Fertilizer   886-7527   Pratt Rd    O '  r9flJKl8&8K AUTOMOTIVE  886-791?  u -        Parts ��� Sales ��� Service  REPAIRS TO ALL MAKES  "The Rad Shop"        COLLISION REPAIRS '  Hwy 101, Gibsons B.C.A.A.   Approved '  IP"  LTD  and Truck Rentals   2 locations;  Sechelt   Inlef Avenue  V 885-2848  Gibsons to serve Vou  Hwy. 101 & Pratt  886-2848 -J  Ckeh de VRIES & SON   ^  LTD. FLOOR COVERINGS f  Carpets - Tiles- Linoleums - Drapes  ������3    Hwy. 101, Gibsons   Cowrie St., Sechelt  886-7112' 885-3424,  SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES \  J  Port Mellon to Ole's Cove  Commercial Containers Avaijable ,   ',  885-9973 886-2938^/  H^ed this ^jj^ce?  ���      -Call the CO AST NEV^s;.  ::'.88���-2622 or 8.86-781^. ���:'  Economy ruto ports btd.  %^ib  Automobile. Industrial and:B,A  Body Shop Supplies-[,���-��  Sechelt    T'l  88S-SI81 ly  SANDY'S  COLLISION   REPAIRS  ���ICBC Repairs  ���Fibregiass Repairs'  ���Painting & Auto Glass __  ���FrME.IKn.lM , 883-2906  \^ Kl.incKI*. Pwtdw H.rfaour   ��.��.�����!. Q,rd.n Bay> BC VQH  1  %  I  P  '4v  n  \m ip Viihnar'-iltfnn Coast News, April 11,1983  15.  3  i  i��  it  1. Krths  2. Obituaries  3. In Memerlani  A. Thanks  5. Personal  ��^36. A��mquiM:��nt��nts  7. Lost ..  S. Found  9, Free  jj ��0. Pert V Livestock  e 11. Music  j 12. Wanted to Rent  �� 13. For Rent  < 14. Help Wanted  J 15, Business  J i      Opportunities  jjld. Work Wanted  ; 17. Child C*re  J 18. Wanted  jl9. ForSAle  20. Automobiles  ;|2f�� Motorcycles  ! $22, Campers Si  \\  ' K,V/s  j 23. Mobile Homes  j j?4. Marine  ; as. Travel  $6. B.C. JL Yukon  ��     Classifieds  27. legal  p.9. Realtor  29v Barter a.  JL   Trade  . yr  ' * %���  Sir Winston Churchill  said: "Courage is rightly  esteemed the first of  human qualities because  it is the quality that  guarantees all others."-  In. mernoriam, flying officer Etienne Duval, Free  French Airforce. Aug. 10,  1919 - Apr. 12, 1945. Died  while training pilots on  Canadian soil. Ypu gave  up your career for us, and  country, always missed  and as promised, I shall  not forget! Your Mordare,  T., and sister Danielle, of  Deauville, France.        #15  : PIANO & ORGAN  ' LESSONS  i . Beginning Age 3 & Older  ' JESSIE   MORRISON '  * 1614 Marine Drive  5 886-9030  . ��>*^^mr*B^r^*m?itB>^^w^^**m:m w mki  mmn  mat  Jack  Please   phone   Nancy  about pennant 886-8571.  #17  ��; dear  ���     classified  w.    customers  jjfot only are Coast News  Classifieds effective, read  �� 9 out of 10 readers,  rjich week you get three  cjjances.to WIN our draw  and run your next  Classified Ad  up to 8 lines,  FREE  for  3 WEEKS  A.A. Meetings  PHONE  24 HRS. 886-2112  p��-  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 to them. Can you see  what it is doing to you? Al  Anon can help. Phone  886-9037 or 886-8228. TFN  PIANO LESSONS  All levels - all ages. Call  Sue Winters 886-2937. TFf'  rAr-<VtovRei*t'  ' ���". *' '���'* ,.>���*'* Kt\,  Single adult requires rental accommodation May 1.  Eves. 886-2683 or message  at 885-2100. #15  Long time resident seeks  small house around  Secheit. Reasonable rent.  References. T. Dawe  883-9284 between 4-10. #15  3 bdrm. house/garage between Rbts. Creek-  Redrooffs. Reliable couple, no family. Refs. Phone  885-5696, Irene. #15  Single, responsible  employed female requires  small one bedroom cabin  to rent year round.  885-2687 after 6. #15  Garage to store car for 3  or 4 spring & summer months. 886-2844, Dave or  Esther. #17  Clean, responsible, family  req. 3 or 4 bdrm. hse. on 1  acre or more, Gibsons.  Exc. refs. Ph. 886-3779.  #15  for Rent  Winners of this week's  Coast News  Classified Draw are:  $$$$   883-9334  w  German Language  Lessons for pleasure or  university entrance?  Single or group? All ages  -my home. Retired German  teacher. 885-2546.        #16  ECKANKAR is a way of living life. It is an ancient  path to God. For info, call  886-8579. #15  I "1  i  il  '������*'  1*  t    -.  \i  I '  ���"1  -���i  Waterfront 1 bdrm. house.  Pender Harbour. Laundry,  fr. & st. $300/mc. 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 sqhool, shopping, and beach. Large  yard, garden, paved drive,  fridge, ...stove, carjjej^  throughout. -jRent negoYJ;  Ph. 886-9304.'���V--:;;,:V=:.:-#1&'  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  I  I'  I  I  'n  Julia Kathryn is delighted  to announce the arrival of  fter brother Joel Andrew,  berji Friday, March 25,  1983 at 9:30 a.m. weighing  9' lbs. 13% oz. Proud  parents are Marg and  flayne Ross. Special  ttianks to all the wonderful staff at St. Mary's  hospital. #15  Small Red Spaniel  male dog, Tyson Rd.  Reward. 885-7590.  cross  area.  #16  degnan: Patrick Degnan,  I l��te of Gambier Island at  ! the.age^of 59 years. Survived- by/.-his   loving   wife,  Lilian, two sons, Paul and  Patrick,   two   daughters  Jarfls ajnd Mary, three gran-  children, two sisters, Nora  and   Ann,   one   brother  Harry.'Funeral service was  help Friday, April 8 in the  Chapel of Devlin Funeral  ;Home, .Gibsons.   Crema-  tiorj.  o: #15  ���s���-: . ; __;���  Hqfcrrian:   passed   away  April   6,   1983,   Blanche  i Hpjifsman late of Sechelt in  Large, dark, male Siamese  cat, Chaster Rd. and  Gower Point Rd. area.  "Sam". Reward. Please  ph. 886-9509. #16  Reward for blue doll crib,  two soft bodied dolls and.  their clothes lost between  Sechelt and West Sechelt.  My four year old is heartbroken. 885-2924;      " #15  Blue Heeler cross. Last  seen .Monday afternoon,  brown leather collar and  dragging her chain.  Spayed. North Rd.  Answers to the name of  "Lady". 886-9824 or  886-9302. ' #17  ih  xxx  Donald Ross, nine  .. gfindchildren';���.������ and five  '|great grandchildren, three  sisters, and two brothers.  Service will be held on  Tuesday, April 12 at 1 p.m.  at ihe Chapel of Devlin  Funeral Home, Gibsons.  ReVerend F. Napora bf-  ficjating. Cremation! The  family, extends sincere  thfnks'to the doctors and  nutses of St. Mary's  Hospital for their care of  Mrs.Horsman. #15  . ������'>.������  ������  Hooper: passes away  Apjril 7, 1983, Norman B.  Hooper, late of Gibsons,  in jhis 80th year. Survived  byja sister Peggy Riley of  California. Gravesite service Tuesday, April 12 at  10:30 a.m. in the Seaview  Gibsons.     Reid officiating. Devlin Funeral  Hcfme Director, Gibsons.  ������'}���>" #15  ^__ ; : _  Puppy - 10 weeks old. To  good home. Has all shots  and dewormed. 886-7464.  #17  Would the lady who inquired about Sheperd dog  please phone again.  886-7260. #15  Beautiful registered Vz  Arab, gentle, good riding,  6 yrs. Best offer. 886-2448.  ������:Xi,X. #17  Free to good homes 2  ioveiy collie and husky  pups. 1 dog, 1 bitch.  Phone 883-9407 X, #16  Reg. Anglo Arab mare,  very gentle, $900. Quarter  horse mare, exp. rider,  $800. 883-2689 or  883-2674. #15  FOR RENT  One Bedroom Apts.  $325 per mon.  Apply Manager: Apt. 303,  Executive House Apts.,  Hwy. 101, Gibsons  Attractive Gibsons Suite.  Fireplace, new appliances. 922-7818 or  922-2556. #15  Aelbers  REAL ESTATE  Assistance Buying or Selling - John R. Goodwin;  885-2456 ANYTIME  TFN  1 bdrm. ste. $275/mo. All  util. incl. Phone 886-9067,  886-9709. #16  3 bdrm. modern home nr.  Cedar Grove school. St..&  Fr Avail. May 1. Ph. after  6,435-7052,886-3911.   #16  Store space for rent. 1,700  sq. ft. of floor area in  Madeira Park. Could be  divided in two. Phone  Steve., 883-9551. TFN  Community Hall for rent in  Roberts Creek. Phone  Sue, 885-2972. TFN  One bedroom cabin on  lake. Full facilities, low  rent in exchange for yard  duties (gardening). Garden  Bay area. Refs -req.  883-9436 #16  Central Gibsons: 2 bdrm.  cottage & FP. $350 & 2  bdrm. house & FP in good  view subdivision $400.  886-8284. #16  3 bdrm. WF house, Pender  Hbr. Incredible view, laundry facil. Dock 1 blk. away.  Wood floors, high ceilings. For July 1. 883-9342.  TFN  2 bdrm. duplex. North Rd.,  Gibsons. $375/mon. Avail.  May 1.886*7625. #17  Housekeeping   room   to  clean, quiet adult. Robertson's   Boarding   House.  ,886-9833. #17  Comp. furn. suite, view,  one non-smoker, garage.  $260/mon. Langdale.  886-2474. #17  Granthams Landing. 1  bdrm. bst. suite, partially  furnished. $280 per mon.  No pets. Call 6-9766 after  6. #17  2 bedroom house, Roberts  Creek, available May 1.  $325 per month. 327-9777.  #17  Boaters and Fishermen. 3  br. home at Headwater  Marina, Pender Harbour  available May 1. $500 per  mon. Moorage if desired.  Phone 883-2406. #15  MX- ������; "'���"������  -'w^m^^mmmmtm^m  Two full-time sales people  for Sunshine Coast. Hard  working & self-motivated,  up to $40,000, car essential, exp. helpful-but hot  necessary: Phone collect  430-3277.      V       ,;    TFN  }��., ry?--..''r~.>r.g^'j!>l4 yr-     .  iGrasscutter. Point Road,  Hopkins Landing. Mower  available. Call Bill Wood  112 224-5622 collect.    #15  House Painting  Interior  &   Exterior.  Call  Sam Dill, 886-7619.       #20  For all your const, needs.  General cont., frame &  foundation, decks, etc. Ph.  886-8549 or 886-2343.    #17  For pruning, fencing, hauling away, low  maintenance gardens or  any of your gardening  needs, call Matt Small,  886-8242. #15  Drywall  Boarding, taping, texturing, repairs. 886-7484.  #15  Qualified Painter  Reasonable        Rates.  886-9749. TFN  SILKSCREEN  T-Shirts - Posters  ..Stickers - Banners  Complete Graphics Service  885-7498  Landscaping and garden  /maintenance,  ornamentals, shaped hedges trim-  Tried,   fruit  trees  pruned  Sand   sprayed.    Phone  1886-9294 after 6 p.m.   TFN  Pat Korch  Construction new and  renovation. A complete  building service, architecture renderings, references, free estimates.  886-7280. TFN  FOR EXPLOSIVE  ;     REQUIREMENTS  Dynamite, electric or  regular caps, B line E cord  and safety fuse. Contact  Gwen Nimmo, Cemetery  Road, Gibsons. Phone  886-7778. Howe Sound  Farmer Institute. TFN  YARD SALE  "Everything from Trinkets  to Treasurers"  Saturday, April 16  10 a.m. -1 p.m.  1033 Franklin  Road, Gibsons  COME EARLY FOR  THE BEST SELECTION!  Burning fan - gas. As new.  $300. 885-5395 after 4 p.m.  #15  Boys 3 speed Hi-rise $25.  Boys 10 speed $30. Boys  10 speed $15. 885-5395  after 4 p.m. #15  ��� T & S SOIL '  MUSHROOM  MANURE  by Cubic Yard or Truck Load  S25 cu. yd. - Delivered  Sg DISCOUNT For Seniors  885-5569  Kenmore  condition.  washer.   Good  $50,886-9851.  #15  Oil-fired  Ex. cond.  hotwater   tank.  $125. 883-9081.  #17  SPECIALS  on Perennials  $1.00 each  (This week only)  Bedding  Hants  have  arrived!  khk1 Select ion ot  Peace River honey - unpasteurized, for sale.  886-2604. TFN  MINI ��� SAT  Incl. 7' dish  all electronics & cable,  $2,995.  Green Onion Stereo  Port Mellon, 884-5240.  .    Quality  Farm & Garden  Supplii Ltd.  ^���a'! Road       886-7S2  Hardwood Floors resand-  ed and finished. Work  quaranteed. Free est.  Phone 885-5072. TFN  Foundations, framing,  renovations, siding,  finishing. Jim Budd,  886-8771. TFN  Complete bookeeping.  Confidential; accurate.  Reas. rates. Phone  886-9344 after 6. #16  yt  Cemetery,  Reverend   Alex  GIBSONS AREA  INDUSTRIAL SPACE  FOR RENT  ���2 overhead doors,  high ceilings  ���Office space  ���Suitable for automotive  repair, auto body shop  ���or Warehousing  836-8226  Applications accepted 'til  May 2 for Supervisory  position at Sunshine  Achievement Centre.  Previous experience working with handicapped an  asset. Capable of overseeing woodworking and handicraft activities. Resume  to P.O. Box 1128, Gibsons,  VON 1V0. #16  Receptionist-  stenographer. This position requires a variety of  skills such as greeting patients, telephone etiquette, knowledge of  medical terminology,  dicta-typing, some accounting and accurate filing procedures. Successful applicant must be  neat in appearance and  have a pleasant personality. Interested applicant,  apply to the Pender Harbour & District Health  Clinic, Box 308, Madeira  Park, B.C. #15  Sec. pt.-time relief  childcare worker for  residential treatment centre for children. Exp: req.  Resumes to Director, Box  770, Sechelt, B.C. VON SAO  by Apr. 15. #15  Waiters/waitresses  wanted Lord Jim's Lodge.  Call 885-2232 btw, 3-5,  Wed.-Sat. Ask for Stan  Manson. #15  PEERLESS TREE  j SERVICES Ltd. ,  Topping - Limbing -banger  Tree Removal. Insured,  guaranteed work. Free  estimates, 885-2109.   TFN  Experienced   European  nanny  seeking  domestic  work in the Gibsons area.  Avail. mid-April. 886-9472.  #16  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  with tranny $150 obo.  Need your garden dug,  rototilled. Will travel.  886-9450. #15  Small two-wheeled trailer.  $90,886-7064. #15  10'x16\ shed, well constructed, needs new roof,  $100. Insulated truck  canopy for short box,  $100: Phone 886-8060. #15  Bathtub 'inst. damage,  $100. 2 rdl. tires, $100. 1  tbl. saw, $75. Washer &  dryer, $25. *72 F 250, $800.  Elect, typewriter, $100.  16mm pro/., $75. Cabnt.  stereo, $50. Png. png. tbl.,  $75. Mehlin upright grd.,  $2,500,886-8003. #15  Aelbers  REAL ESTATE  Assistance Buying or Selling - John R. Goodwin.  885-2456 ANYTIME  TFN  Coffee table, $10. Snugli,  $25. Baby bath, $8. Cuddle  Seat, $5. Beige loveseat,  $50. Buffet, $50. 886-9847.  #15  QUALITY RED CEDAR  $345 per M. Board Ft.  1x4 10c per lin. ft.  1x6 18cperlin.ft.  1x8 24c per lin. ft.  1x10 28c per lin. ft.  2x3 14c per lin. ft.  2x4 18c per lin. ft.  2x6 34c per lin. ft.  2x8 46c per lin. ft.  2x10 57c per lin. ft.  4x4. 46c per lin. ft.  Mill ��� 885-2112 Weekdays  Trout Lake Rd., Halfmoon  Bay 885-9782 or 885-9394,  other. TFN  S**e4A & TKrften-  17 YEARS EXPERIENCE  COMMERCIAL &  RESIDENTIAL  885-2923      885-3681  I will babysit in my home.  Children age newborn to 4  years, occasionally or on a  regular basis. Excellent  references. 885-7943.   #17  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  3 bdrm. view home Davis  Bay. $500 month. Appliances included.  886-2659. #16  SINGLE PIANO LESSONS  All ages. Tech., theory &  compos, incl. I Petersohn,  West Sechelt. 885-2546.  #21  | jacbdiJ y r  Spacious .suites;.-,  available   immediately  in    family    building..  Small pets considered-;  Heat...cable & storage  space included. -  ���S&f3-9557  Thinking of starting your  own business? 18x8 ft.  trailer, swing up doors on  all sides - owner wifi  finance. Steve 883-9551.  #15  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  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;  frailer axle for U-haul type  12'trailer. 885-3136.     #15  B&W pictures of early  -years on Sunshine Coast  for purposes of preparing  a snapshot book. Pictures  returned in 2 wks. plus  postage. F.S. Wyngert,  R.R. 1, Gibsons. 886-9340.  #17  To Buy: Baby stroller, play  pen, mobile, crib activity  centre, jolly jumper. Phone  886-7226. #15  Aelbers  REAL ESTATE  Assistance Buying or Selling - John R. Goodwin.  885-2456 ANYTIME  TFN  Jsed propane stove and  100 Ib. tanks. Call  885-5539. #15  SPRING  TUNE-UP?  $49.95  Plus Parts  Most Makes  BRING IN THAT  OLD SET  TODAY!  SUNSHINE  COAST T.V.  Cowrie St., Sechelt  885-9816  FIREWOOD FOR SALE  split fir/pine $50 cord  delivered. All proceeds to  Sunshine Coast Motorcycle Club. 885-2317.       #16  Multicycle Inglis-auto-  washer $295. Guaranteed  & delivered. 883-2648. TFN  Rich, black Delta loam, 20  yds. delivered, $400.  574-7242. TFN  Kingsize waterbed -walnut  finish, bookcase, headboard, c/w mattress &  heater. Exc. cond. $200  obo. 886-8247. #16  '74 Pinto station wagon.  Has rust but motor in  good condition, new exhaust. $850. 886-8697.  #15  '69 Cortina, running, $65.  360 and 390 engine parts,  $40,886-8771. #15  '74 Toyota Corolla. Gd.  running cond., little rust,  clean, $150 obo. 885-5340.  #15  '69 Mustang 302 V8 3 spd.  auto., god. condition,  must sell, $1,000. Ph.  886-8549. #17  1977 Chevy P.U. 3A ton.  350 V8 auto., PB/PS, blue,  exc. rnech. cond. $2,500.  886-7111. TFN  1981 Honda Accord. Good  cond. 20,000 km. 886-7133  or 886-7330. TFN  1971 VW window van,  camperized, reliable, with  stereo. $1,550 obo.  886-7891 message.       #16  1969 Ford 3Af ton, 8'  camper. In good cond.  Asking $2,100 obo.  886-7173. #16  1982 Subaru. Immaculate,  P/windqws, sunroof, all  the extras. 886-7133 or  886-7330. TFN  1974 Ford Torino SW. $650  obo. Phone 886-2975.    #15  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 motor, new  clutch. Flood damaged.  $300 obo. U-tow away.  885-3136. #15  Motorcycles  ���'IO:r.,i. '- ���  Automobiles  SPOILED HAY  Makes good mulch for  your garden. $2.50 Irg.  bale. 885-9357. TFN  Multi-family garage sale  April 16, 10-2, Sunnyside  Rd. (off Pratt). Large armchair & ottoman, electric  Iawnmower, 4 pee. Sam-  sonite luggage, hiking  boots (sz. 10), ski boots &  pants, Belgian . carpet,  Snugli, stroller, baby &  toddler clothes & toys &  much more! #15  Garden tractor Sears 16  hp 6 speed c/w 48" lawn  mower, lawn sweeper,  dozer blade, dumping utility trailer, wheel weights &  tire chains, 3 yrs. old.  Good condition. $3,500  obo. Phone 886-9646 after  5 p.m. #15  Sears water pump, $125.  33 gal. fish tank, $20. Sg.  bed, $10. Wire cages, $65.  '74 Torino parts. 886-2338.  #17  Dynorich Coffee  An unique blend of  premium gourmet coffees:  Columbia Excelso & Brazil  Bourbon Santos. To purchase this delicious blend  or to become a distributor,  call 885-7252. #15  3 pee. Berkly & Gay bdrm.  ste.  in exc.  cond. Circa  1920. $950 obo. 885-5481.  #15  5 Radiant heaters 2500 w.  Good for workshops, etc.  $75 ea. W. Martin  886-2829. #17  1977 % ton Ford pick-up  truck with canopy. $3,200.  Steve 883-9551. #15  '63 Mini Cooper - parts.  885-5395 after 4 p.m.    #15  1971 MGB. Red, good  shape, good top, tires, etc.  Has rblt motor to be put in.  $3,500 obo. 883-9342. TFN  '72 Ford 3/4 ton pick-up.  New tires, good running  condition. $850. 883-2211.  #15  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  *80 70CT Honda  automatic, lights, turn  signals, 100 mpg, A1,  $475. 885-5395 after 4 p.m.  #15  '75 360T Honda. Good  cond. $575. 885-5395 after  '4 p',m ���'.:.;,. . #15  1980 Honda XR:80. Excellent cond. New  sprockets & back, motor-  cross tires. $500. Call  883-9334. #15  1981 Honda Hawk 400cc.  Like new w/only 1,700 mi.  c/w luggage rack and  motorguard. Asking  $1,500. Ph. 885-7385.     #15  '73 750 Norton Commando  Combat engine 7500  original miles, extras, very  fast. $1500 o.b.o. Eves.  883-9207 #16  1981   CHEV   M T. Van  Conversion,   350,   A/C,   A.T.  Good   shape, 30,000 km  $14,000  1975 CHEV 1 Ton  14' Box  350 4 speed $3,500  (5) 14" Summer Radial  Tire  (2) 14" Rimmed Snow  Radials  all    for   $125.00  886-2765  Ford 4x4 1972 good running condition. $1800.  Phone 883-9964. #15  1973 Belair 4 dr. $350,1967  Chev'pickup $350. Phone  885-5340 #16  1969 Javelin SST 343, 4  bb1 headers, mags,  stereo. No rust and looks  new. Asking $2,750.  883-2745 #16  Pontiac Astre 1975 hatchback, running cond.,  new battery. $500.  886-7888 days, 886-8724  evenings. #16  22    Campers |  'r<~&" rx?r^ ''��L^'KV?*-",  1979 Lionel tent trailer,  like new. Fully equipped.  Sleeps eight. Offers. Ph.  885-2745. #15  78 11' Vanguard camper,  stv., oven, 3-way fridge-  freezer, hot & cold  pressure water, ��� furnace,  bathrm., sjnk, shower,  flush toilet, 4-jacks. Ex.  cond. $4,850.886-8633. #16  '75 Chev window van.  Carpeted and camperized.  Excellent' cond. $2,400  obo. 885-3840. #15  16' Shasta trailer. Shower,  furnace, sink, stove, toilet,  etc. $1,500.885-3840.   #15  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  G  23  Mobile Homes  }  2 bedroom 1981 14x70  mobile home. 5 ap-  plicances, local park,  many options. 885-5378  eves. #17  i'K,,,,...- 16.  Coast News, April 11,1983  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, inboard'  depth sounder, bait tank,  VHF, dinghy, exc. sea and  fishing boat. Asking  $18,500. Moored Secret  Cove. 885-9378 or  261-5948. #15  HIGGS MARINE  SURVEYS LTD  Insurance Claims  Condition and Valuation  Surveys  Phone 885-9425  or 885-3643  Puffin Pacer 13' F/glass  sailboat with trailer.  . Fireball hull, good cond.,  cheap. Free dingy. Joe  Farrand, 886-9767,  886-8325. #15  14' K&C 40 hp Mere on  trailer. $2,500. 886-8224.  #15  17'6" Glastron "Swinger"  fiberglass cathedral-type  hull. Walk-thru windshield.  4 piece top and sleeper  seats recently redone. 100  hp Johnstone ob. Spare  prop., spare gas tank, new  battery. $3,500. 883-2497.  x #15  17' 505 sailboat, glass  hull, good sails, needs  deck. $200. 885-5395 after  4 p.m. #15  Cits  PASSPORT  PHOTOS  WHILE  YOU WRIT  Tri*  Photo  TEREDO SQUARE  SECHEIT  805-2882  f 26,  B.C. Iw Yukon  Classifieds  d  Government of British Columbia surplus^ highways  equipment: Auctioin Saturday, April 23, 11 a.m.  Highways compound,  Quesnel. Dump trucks,  graders, backhoe, cat,  pick-ups. Phone Joe Wark  Auctions, 747-1894 for info. #15  If you enjoy year-round  gardening in an aluminum  and glass greenhouse,  write for free brochure to:  B.C. Greenhouse Builders,  7425 Hedley Avenue, Burnaby, B.C. V5E2R1.      #15  Used Forklifts. Excellent  selection of over 40 units  in stock, reconditioned  and near new at low  prices. Call collect-Speedy  Forklifts, 980-2434.       #15  Carbide coated saw chain  cutters stays sharp longer  between sharpenings  when cutting dirty logs.  Easy to file or grind. Send  for prices. Northstar, Box  46526, Vancouver, B.C.  V6R 4G8. Phone 270-1933.  #15  Overseas   Prescription,  J.F. Kafka, Pharmacist,  Master Pharm. (Prague),  MPS (Great Britain) worldwide prescription mailing  and translation service.  6089 Fremlin St., Vancouver, B.C. V5Z 3W8.  Phone 263-3438. #15  The relationship tape tells  you how to put love back  into your marriage. Order  today, send $11.95.  Sellners, 3675 West 16th  Ave., Vancouver, B.C. V6R  3C3. Phone 263-0759.   #15  Built-in vacuums $369  complete. Heavy-duty 5  year warranty. For more  information call no charge  112 800 663-9361. Specially designed for existing  homes. Also for. new construction. #18  Light it up. 75kw generator  rebuilt Pelton wheel and  govemer. All in good condition. $5,000. Must be  sold. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  986-5412. #15  Registered Quarter Horse  Sale. Williams Lake, B.C.  April 22,23. Inquiries Doug  Johnson, Box 4492,  Williams Lake, B.C. Phone  398-7436. #16  JD 2010 Cat w/Grapple  Bucket and Backhoe complete with five buckets.  Engine and truck sections  are new. Unit is in excellent condition. $16,000.  Phone 847-2193. #15  Priced to Sell! Shoe store  in busy shopping centre in  thriving Houston, B.C. (  Cash or trade for real  estate in Vancouver,  Okanagan or Houston  areas. Phone 845-7404. #15  Baker. Bakery opportunity, landlord will help subsidize start up. costs, very  successful Farmers  Market, Courtenay. Mr.  Woodrow, phone  338-7641. #15  Computer Dealership  Available. If you can service computers, I would  like to discuss the  possibility of your becoming one of our dealers in  the most exciting computer on the market.  Phone Vancouver,  988-6500. #15  Kwantlen College educational tours���New  Orleans, $899, May 15-22;  Russia, $3,150, May  22-June 15; San Francisco, $575, May 29-June  5. Phone 588-4411,  Kwantlen College, P.O.  Box 9030, Surrey, V3T 5H8.  #15  Save money ��� meet with  friends. Start a non-profit  food-buying club. Free in-  formation from CRS  Workers' Co-op, 1239  Odium Drive, Vancouver  V5L 3L8, (251-1585) or Fed-  Up Co-operative, 304-E 1st  Ave., Vancouver V5T 1A9,  (872-0712). #15   i   Electrolysis is permanent  hair removal. Support  local TAPE B.C. member.  For information regarding  member in your area write  to: TAPE B.C., 6472 130 A  St., Surrey B.C. V3W 7W8.  #17  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  Chicks: Brown egg layers,  white egg layers, meat  birds, order early, ship  anywhere. Napier Chick  Sales, 6743-216th Street,  Box 59, Milner, B.C. VOX  1T0. Phone 534-7222.    #16  For Sale by Tender: 2  School Buses. Unit 4 -1970  55 passenger, I.H.C.  chassis, Thomas body:  Good body, mechanically  sound. Upset Price $3,000.  Unit 18 - 1967 66  passenger, G.M.C.  chassis, Bluebird body:  Body in fair shape,  mechanically sound.  Upset Price $2,000. Repair  records available on both  units. For further information phone 498-2181. Condition of Sale: "As is  Where is". Submit tenders  in sealed envelope marked  "Tender on Unit No." by 12  noon, Thursday, April 21,  1983 to: School District  No. 14, Box 850, Oliver,  B.C. V0H 1T0. Highest or  any tender not necessarily  accepted. #15  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, Whitehorse 667-  7332.    " .  TFN'  Small Selma Park home.'  Ocean view. Best offer to  $33,500.886-9635. #17  View Lot for sale, Sandy  Hook area. $25,500. Phone  522-4941 or 524-0090.   #17  By owner: 2 yr. old 3 bdrm.  1,471 sq. ft. rancher, en-  suite, 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  ���64,000.?  NOW UNDER CONSTRUCTION  1,222 sq. ft.  3 bdrms  Ensuite,  Double Garage  5 Appliances  included.  Use Gov't. Grants  886-7309  Gibsons lot for sale:  Cochrane Rd., 65x130,  close to beach. $25,Q00.  Phone 886-8006. '���' $16  e  Property  )  Aelbers  REAL ESTATE  Assistance Buying or Selling - John R. Goodwin.  885-2456 ANYTIME  TFN  Ocean view Irg. cleared  srvd. lot, Davis Bay.  $48,000,885-2838.'        #15  f'D&tfpt^  DRAFTINQ  m6-7442i  Mechanic: GM dealership  re q u i re s^���- i io e n-s e d-  mechanic. Diesel experience helpful. Flat rate.  ,New premises. Only, people with experience and  desire to work need apply.  Be prepared to move to  small town. Apply-Contact  or send resume to: Ken  Meyer Enterprises Ltd.,  Box 689, Ashcroft, B.C.  VOK 1A0, call 453-9611 for  Lindsay Ball.' #15  Lighting Fixtures.  Western Canada's largest  display. Wholesale and  retail. Free catalogues  available. Norburn  Lighting Centre Inc., 4600  East Hastings Street, Burnaby, B.C. V5C 2K5. Phone  299-0666. TFN  HOBBY FARM  Price Reduced  Ideal for horses, this sunny 4.6 acres has.pasture,  outbids., creek, orchard,  garden & small "cottage.  - VeVy~ p rivate^ ������&���"'-q u iet?-;  Orange Rd., Rbts. Crk.  Reduced to $79,900.  886-8029. #15  4 bed. mobile home on  large lot in Roberts Creek.  70x150 includes  greenhouse, herb garden,  woodshed,, raised garden  beds & fruit trees. Near  golf course, beach &  school. Excellent wood  cookstove. . Asking  $46,500. Phone 885-2920.  #17  10 acres, on Gambier  Island, near - New Brighton. Merchantable timber,  view, $49,000 firm.  987-6428 or 980-6231 eves.  #17  c  XI.  NOTICE TO CREDITORS  AND OTHERS  NOTICE is hereby given  that Creditors i and  others haying claims  against the Estate - of  Ethel Florence Churchill,  deceased; who died^bn  February; 3*/ 1983, ;are  herebyl required^to-serid  them to the undersigned  Executor at P.O. Box  708, Gibsons, British  Columbia,r.befqre 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 the  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),  *?**���   am\4Sk.4aWammfmmWWma) -** 1?E^1#SWB'ill'lSjfeSJ^S?llfe  CofwHottt and  Protect home and family.  Ann Seale, Dog Trainer,  Handler-Instructor, 20  years professional experience England and  Canada. Can train your  dog. Transport arranged.  Write Dogwood Kennels,  Powell River, B.C. V8A  1K6. Phone 485-6062.   #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*  The Sunshine Coast News  reserves the right to classify  advertisements under appropriate headings and determine page location. The Sunshine Coast News also  reserves the right to revise or  reiect any advertising which in  the opinion of the Publisher is  in questionable taste. In the  event'that any advertisement  is rejected, the sum paid for  the advertisement will be  refunded.  Minimum $4.00 par 3 line insertion. Each  additional line $1 00 Use our economical 3  weeks for the price of 2 rate Pre-pay your ad  for 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  from customers who.have accounts with us.  Cash, cheques or money orders  must accompany ail classified advertising  NOON SATURDAY  Al-iU f'HKBMBI pAVMa����jK:7  -��� -.    y-y-, "\ y    ^yv.   *>*. <?,--! \><t.'\i.'X.\>.<~  I  1  I  I  I  I  B  I  I  I  B  I  I  1  I  L  Please mail to:  COAST NEWS Classified. Box 460, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0  or bring in person to:  The COAST NEWS Office in Gibsons  CAMPBELL'S SHOES or BOOKS & STUFF in Sechelt  MADEIRA PARK PHARMACY in Madeira Park  NO. OF ISSUES  n  n  D  cm  i  c  MM'  min  :     zed  i  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  CLASSIFICATION: e.g. For Sale, For Rent, etc.  i  J  ..   GIBSONS RCMP  On the 1st: A Port Moody  man was removed from the  waters of Gibson's gap and  treated for minor hypothermia  symptoms following the overturning of his boat. Jim Kennedy was plucked from the  water by eyewitnesses, Dave  Widdington of Smitty's  Marina and Don Spence of  Richmond. ,  On the 2nd: An adult male  lost control of the car he was  driving and went off the road  and struck a tree. The driver  sustained facial cuts. The accident occurred pn Highway 101  near Solnick's.   ;        ,  A Farnham Road residence  was vandalised, windows were  smashed and a door was  damaged.  On the 3rd: The theft of two  gas cans valued at under $200  was reported from the  Killarney Lane area. The gas  cans were taken from a boat in  a garage next to the owner's  residence.  ��� Mechanic's tools were taken  from a vehicle parked at the  Maple Crescent Apartments.  The tools, valued at $150, can  be identified.  On the 4th: Foul play has  been ruled out in the drowning  death of 59 year old Gambier  Island resident Patrick  Degnan, following the Cor-  onor's report. Degnan's body  was spotted at the bottom of  the Bay next to the Gibsons  a government wharf by a visitor  to this area. It is believed that  Degnan, who was living on his  boat at the time, fell into the  water and drowned.  On the Sth: A purse was  stolen from a parked vehicle on  North Road.  On the 6th:   A vehicle parked  on School Road was vandalized. A door was kicked and the  tires were slashed.  SECHELT RCMP  On the 1st:   A summer cabin  on Redroofs Road was broken  into. Entry was gained through  a window in the master  bedroom. Nothing appears to  have been taken. The theft  could have occurred at any time  between the 1st of November  and the 1st of April. A single  car motor vehicle accident on  Highway 101 in Halfmoon Bay  seriously injured two young  ,women. It appears that Patricia  Cummings of Powell River  .travelling south bound, .swerved to avoid an oncoming vehicle and lost control of her car  which left the road and went in-  to a ditch.  She and  her  passenger Donna McGarry  were taken to St. Mary's and  later transferred to St. Paul's  hospital in Vancouver. Comm-  ings sustained a fractured left  tibia, fracture ribs and a collapsed lung. Both Cummings  and McGarry sustained severe  scalp lacerations,  fractured  collarbones and compressed  fracture of the spine. Neither  one was wearing a safety belt.  The accident is still under investigation and it is not known  yet if charges will arise from  this accident.  On the 2nd: A 4.5 Mercury  outboard motor was stolen  from a shed in the Garden Bay  area. The motor is valued at  $650 and could have been  stolen at any time between  March 12 and April 1.  A carburettor was stolen  from a vehicle parked in the  owner's driveway in Sechelt on  McDermitt Road. The carburettor is valued at $250.  On the 3rd:   A small radio  valued at $100 was stolen from  a Whittaker Road residence.  Police have no suspects. There  was a single motor vehicle accident on East Porpoise Bay  Road at Sandy Hook. A west  bound vehicle swerved to miss  an oncoming car and was forced off the road into the ditch.  All three occupants of the car  were taken to St.  Mary's  hospital with injuries. The  most serious injuries were sustained by the driver of the vehicle, William Merrit who suffered facial lacerations. The  two passengers, Patrick Campbell and Sean Carolan were  released from St. Mary's the  next day after being held overnight for observation. All three  men     were     from     New  Westminster. No charges- are  indicated as a result of this accident.  On the 4th: A cabin located in  Sechelt Inlet was broken into  and approximately 8-10 bottles  of liquor were stolen. Entry  was gained by breaking a vj^j-  dow. ���������-�����;  On the Sth: A sum of mofey  has been found at the Trail Bay  Centre in Sechelt arid can be  claimed pending proper identification by quoting File  #83-0965 at the local detachment.  The Sechelt Family Mark.et  was broken into and $225 \yas  taken. Entry was gained by fye  rear window. Police have,'np  suspects. _   ,. ,''  On the 5th: Police receivecfra  report of break and entry an'd  willful damage of a residence  on Francis Peninsula Roag.  Although nothing appear? ^tb  have been taken, windows wefe  smashed and locks were tq'tp  off the doors, A garden hd$e '  was also left running into tije  house. There is no estimate ^f  the damage done to the house  yet- ���'yyy'  On the 7th: Ernest Klusents,  62, is believed to have suffered  a heart attack while driving 6h  Field Road, causing his vehicle  to go off the road and smash iri-  toatree. '   ^  Police report five non-injury  mqtor vehicle accidents 'ovfcT  the Easter week-end and tSjjjb  impaired driving charges.'   '��  Eiphie presents  "Gamma Rays*'  The strange life of the ' 'circus Hunsdorfer"in all its  bizarre detail will be shown  when the play "The Effect Of  Gamma Rays On Man-In-The-  Moon Marigolds" is performed at Elphinstone Secondary on  April 21, 22 and 23. A joint  production of Ensemble  Theatre and Elphinstone  Drama Club, the play concerns  Beatrice, who had dreams of  being a great dancer and is now  condemned to looking after a  "50 dollar a week corpse" as  she calls the old lady boarder  and two daughters who are  "stones around her neck."  Beatrice's efforts to improve  her position in the world an,d  the unexpected success at  school of the quiet, withdrawn  Tilly precipitate a series of  crises both moving and  hilarious. x:  Selia Karsten, well known pn  the coast for her theatre works,  appears as Beatrice, while t^'e  two daughters are played by  Debbie Middleton,, who. h|is  recently won accolades in Vancouver for her dancing and  Stephanie Sherdan who has appeared in several school productions. ,.,  Grads seek help  Editor,  I would appreciate if if the  following article outlining the  progress and functions of the  1983 Graduating Class of  Elphinstone would be placed in  the Coast News,'for Tuesday,  April 12.     ;    . V.'.':f';,;. 'Xx'"  I would also like to announce  that there will be a meeting for  the parents of all 1983 grads on  Thursday, April 14 at the  Elphinstone cafeteria. We really need the support of our  parents and any other community members who would  like to give us a hand. For more  information please call Miss  Renee Fountain at 886-2204 or  Darin Macey at 886-2840.  Thank you very much.  Lisa MacDougall  Secretary  Elphinstone Grads of '83  The Elphinstone Grads of  '83 "have had a very successful,  though busy year so far and as  yet have been involved in three  major events.  We've had a very successful  bazaar, held on December 4,  1982 and two enjoyable  potluck dinners where both the  grads and teachers had a great  time. We are currently involve"*!  in our largest fund raiser of trie  year, a raffle for a hind of beef;  a large food hamper and a  brunch for two aft fhfe  Greekhouse.- -    ���  ���'."<���*'- w  There are many more things  that we would like to do in the  near future, two of which area  benefit dinner/dance and :��  school dance. The profits from  these events will go to the Food  Bank and the Grad Fund  respectively. For these events  we will need maximum participation from all grad parents  and any community members  who would like to help.  We will be holding a meeting  to form a parents' committee  on April 14 at the Elphinstone  cafeteria and would like all  parents of grads to attend. For  more information please call  Miss Fountain at 886-2204 or  Darin Macey at 886-2840.  We would like to make this  year's graduating class as  pleasantly memorable as possible and require all the help we  can get to do so. Please support  your grads and come out to the  meeting.  Coast News Classifieds  On the  ine  First in Convenience  First in Service  DROP OFF  YOUR CLASSIFIEDS  mm in penoer harbour mm*  Taylor's Garden  Bay Store  883-2253  Madeira Park  Pharmacy  883-9414  mm in halfmoon bay mmm  B & J Store  885-9435  mmmm in sechelt mmmm  Books & Stuff  885-2625  Emma's  Books and Stuff is your Friendly People Place for Coast  News Classifieds in the Trail Bay Centre in Sechelt.  mmmm m Roberts creek mmm:  Seaview Market  88S-3400  \mmmmm in gibsons mmmm  Adventure  Electronics  Radto /haek  886-7315  w&sssss tower village mmmmm  Coast News  886-2622 Coast News, April 11,1983  W^0^^^$^0i$Q��^S&  -jX:       by Maryanne West  ' JPeace marches and  .demonstrations are just the  ;iriodern equivalent of a rain  ;'3ance; They may give the participants a high and a feeling of  having accomplished  something, but any rain which  /falls is purely coincidental,  p, This is the oft repeated opinion of a Vancouver radio  t rtewstalk host, who I think gets  'Carried away with his own  "rhetoric. It makes a nice soun-  ' rjing simile, but I suspect that as  'oJie of the "I'd rather be dead  -thari Red" fraternity he's try^  '(jig to persuade himself that  "peacemarchers have no influence.  I^FJor an advocate of  ^yerydne's democratic right to  ^.ree speech and who en7  courages those with an opinion  to write their council, school  vbqard or member of parliament, it hardly makes sense tb  (downgrade peaceable street  demonstrations. Peace marches are, after all, the logical  extension of, and visible embodiment of all those letters  which we've written to politicians. Letters, while always important and worthwhile, take  on an added importance when  supported by thousands of people gathered in support of a  cause.  ;7* There's nothing wrong with  "I'd rather be dead than Red"  as a personal philosophy, from  time immemorial it has been  considered honourable to fall  'on your sword rather than  lower your principles, but it's  hardly a philosophy which can  tie imposed on society. Warfare, and nuclear warfare in  particular, is no respecter of  persons; there'll be little chance  to opt out.  '* I don't buy that other argument either that, because the  Russians aren't able to mount  similar demonstations, we in  democratic countries who have  the freedom to tell our government we want them to negotiate  for peace and for a future for  the human race should sit idly  by on the sidelines and contemplate our navels while  waiting for the bombto.4rop.,  ��. Doesn't the very fact that we  have such freedom make it incumbent upon us to voice our  opinions, not only on our own  if-    :..���;. . i    '.  *-.'-"���-  b   ������ ���   -  behalf but for all people?  Freedom confers responsibility. Surely we don't really  believe the ordinary Russian in  the street is any different from  ourselves, that Ivan and Ilenka  don't have the same desire to  see a world safe for their  children too? The Russians  who have had two world wars  fought on their soil in this century; and have lost whole  generations of their young men  killed in battle can have little  desire for further heroics  whatever their leaders' rhetoric  or sabre-rattling/.  Last year's peace march in  Vancouver brought people  together from across the province, south of the border and  from all walks of life. Somany  people from babies-in-arms to  great grandparents that the  head of the parade which  wound its way six abreast  across Burrard bridge, north  on Burrard to Georgia, along  Georgia to Howe then back  south, had reached Sunset  Beach before the last marchers  had left Kitsilano Park:  This year a contingent will go  from the Sunshine Coast with  our own banners. Transportation either by bus or car pool  will be arranged. XXx.  Take a day off and join us,  get to know your neighbours  and demonstrate your belief  that there is a future for the  human race and that we're intelligent enough not to annihilate ourselves.  If you want to know more  phone Frank Fuller^ 886-9983,  or better still come to the  meeting at the Creekside  Restaurant, Roberts Creek,  April 19 at 7:30 p.m. Final arrangements will then be made.  .  See you on April 23. .  17.  T  Gandhi's contribution  Editor,  In a March 28 letter to the  editor in your paper A.H.  Crute comments that "Gandhi  was too much of a dreamer to  ever realize a practical  solution...". That Gandhi's  example and unique contribution be so glibly dismissed is sad  and demonstrates the inability  to examine events other than in  pragmatic, cause and effect  relations.  Gandhi was not a politician  with a five year plan to achieve  predetermined objectives. He  was an individual who believed  completely in a way of thinking  and acting which superceded  traditional boundaries of  political and social values.  He offered his thoughts and  his life as examples and in so  doing affected the lives of  millions. His only "weapon"  was the invitation to share in his  belief in non-violence as a potent force for personal and  social change.  That this be perceived as the  thinking of a' 'dreamer' 'shows  to what extent such evaluation  falls short in examining the  dynamisms of personal growth  and social progress.  M. Burns  Irvine's Landing shock  Editor,  I was shocked to read in the  April 4 Coast News that the Irvine's Landing Community  Hall is closed. I was thinking of  all the hard work that a few  older people put into it and they  didn't do it just for themselves,  they did it for the community,  something nice for the younger  people to have. They also got  government grants to help pay  for renovations, "flrhis, to be  gohe'sb sddh!^   '^ ""      /'".'.  I have served, off and on, for  a period of 12 years on the community club executive here.  Most of the older neighbours  have done the same. Most, of  the older neighbours had more  children than the modern ones  have and they did not have the  time-saving appliances that are  in use now, still, they managed.  When I was a child they  taught me a rhyme, "Take,  take, take, and never give; is  that the/way for me to live?"  Are allthe community clubs to  be closed dowrr because of  "Take, take, take"?  ViTyner  OIL, GAS, OR ELECTRIC  FURNACE OWNERS  WHO ARE SUFFERING FROM  HIGH HEATING BILLS!  ADD-ON a Carrier  heat pump and SUBTRACT  from your heating costs!  ��� Lets you limit usage of your expensive furnace  heating to only the very coldest days.  ��� Gives you summer cooling too!  :��� Would you believe savings of up to 65% a year,  on your fuel bill?  CALL OS FOR A SAVINGS ESTIMATE TAILORED TO YOUR HOME!  This coupon in lieu ol I  any other special pur- a  chase inducement such ���  as rebate, gift or prem- |  ium. Only one coupon  may De redeemed per |  family a  THIS COUPON WORTH  1 FREE  Electronic Air Filter 886-7111 i  On an Add-on Carrier       ^jfl^Baw '  Round One Heat Pump     \��^Q^^ I  Coupon expires April 30, 1983 "    ���  CALL US NOW!  xil  -.ii-'  h  H  Years Experience TUHM AC  ervmg the Coast |    II V-/ IVI/A O  886^ HEATING LTD.  THOMAS!  EATING!  �� SEAMOUNT  Wm. GIBSONS  ��ftiAMAL CLINK  HWY. 101. GIBSONS  MAY 5, 1983  I!  t<  r>  V  r\  el  8-  S:  ��  f.  ft"  r  v  *>���  '*>  tr  YOUR V0TE.Y0UR CHOICE.  IF YOU RE REGISTERED.  ^ MaV 5' 1983  This means thatyou willsoon receiv^your "You are Registered" notice in the  mail. i  Take care of it. It's priceless.  It'syour right ��� and responsibility���to express your choice in the formation  of the next Provincial Legislature.  \Xtetch for your form in the mail. And watch this newspaper for further  details.  REGISTRATION CLOSES AT MIDNIGHT, APRIL 20,1983  Province of Chief Electoral Officer  British Columbia  a?? ��� Coast News, ApriM 1,1983  ^iggSlW  Guess Where  The usual prize of $5 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 by Saturday of this week. This week's $10 winner is  Margaret Connor, R.R. 1, Halfmoon Bay who correctly located  the Guess Where for the past two weeks on Redrooffs Road.  Tank leak  reported  A Roberts Creek resident  reported a "small explosion  and hissing sound" at the ICG  Canadian Propane tank site in  the Creek Tuesday. The witness  said it appeared that a short  flexible connector in the  loading pipe between the dock  and the land fill area burst spilling a small quantity of propane  still in the pipe onto the water  below.  Jim Tait, ICG branch  manager, confirmed that a  hose did break, possibly as a  result of vibrations from a  loading operation the day  before. Tait told the Coast  News that a small quantity of  propane, "perhaps three or  four gallons" escaped from the  pipe but under these conditions  said Tait, the propane would���  instantly vaporize Jand would  dissipate before hitting the  water. He said there was no  possible danger from the incident, the only one of its kind to  occur at the Roberts Creek site.  PalcfiKwh.PiiM: anio(lierPlea��ure$  A very  "Moving" Sale  1/2 Price!  0   off  EVERYTHING  (except Fabric and Sewing Supplies)  That's the same as  2 fori  <$%&     Saturday,  V%j\    April 15  Gibsons Landing      886-8355  The Home of  Happy Plants & Trees!  Fruit Trees  PeatfTlots  Roses  1/2 Barrel Planters  $9.49- $12.95  W.75  W.99  35.50  CHECK OUR PRICES  FOR mflNY mORE VALUES!  THE  V* Mile up Lockyer Rd.  Roberts Creek  Phone 885-5261 for details.  The best news at flast  Wednesday's Sechelt council  meeting was that :the  municipality has finally learned the amount of its 1983 unconditional revenue sharing  grant from the Provincial  Department of Municipa^Af-  fairs. :.y  The grant is in the amount of  $48,364, approximately $3,000  more than last year, and is in  addition to the basic revenue  grant of $30,000 received by all  municipalities. _    M  Now that the; amount* of  direct provincial ^raritsf is  known, the village can~prb;ceed  with the firializatipnx>fJts;if83  budget, whiehfmust be-apprpv-  ed by May 15, and which is  restricted to a^jwimum 5j|)er  cent increase bVe^l9JB2^exptn-  ditures, as agreed by the Umpn  of British Columbia7 Municipalities. ���;. : XX--XX>t: nx;.  The Finance Committee  must then proceed onvthfe baisis  of proposed property ;%lx  reforms which were ajihouheed  by Finance Minister Hugh Curtis and Municipal Affairs  Minister Jack Heinrichy&n  March 18, and establish a  ('variable tax rate" syVtem  which is tp replace the  rate" system. If  The tax base on which  "variable tax rates" will beap-  plied will be the "actual value"  of a property j not an assessed  value. The municipality' must  set a tax percentage rate for  each of nine classifications of  property, and taxes will then be  described in "dollars per  $1,000 of actual value". 'XlX  "I guess we'll bethe bad guys  now, "commented alderman  Ken Short7 referring to thetfact  that it would now be /the  municipality settingthe tax rate  rather than the provii  government determining a mill  rate.  However,  Mayor George  Thorn of Kitimat, president of  ���'] the Union of B.C.  Munici-  ; palities, cautioned in a recent  press  release  that   while  municipalities issue the tax  notices and collect the taxes,  less than half the amount  ���X: shown on these notices is  directly under local council's  control.  In  1982 the amount  'X was only 45 per cent of the total  ���X property taxes levied* with the  - ;; remainder being collected for  'education costs and other uses  I ��� oyer which municipal councils  :Vhave no control whatsoever. ���,:''���  .   '   "When the taxpayer gets his  v tax notice and reads the bottom  X line," said Thorn, "he should  be aware that only a portion of  his total tax bill is the responsibility of his local municipal  X council,:and only that portion  ."���is affected by the new variable  tax rate system."  In Mayor Thorn's opinion  the variable tax rate system,  - which the UBCM has been  "' strongly advocating,  should  ''result in  more stable and  -^predictable property taxation  < .than we have seen for years".  ,'  The only fly in the ointment  v"is the fact that the new property  ' tax reform legislation has never'  been passed, the legislature has  ���not    been    sitting    since  -December. With au election in  the offing such passage will be  ' further delayed,  and  conceivably  may  never occur  should there be a change of  government.  ���   However   village   clerk  - Malcolm Shanks says the  village  must  proceed   with  , preparing its budget and its tax  - rolls, and therefore the variable  tax rate system, as per provincial  instructions,  will  be the  system now employed.  Sechelt seeks  crown grants  Sechelt village council will be  examining the possibility of^he  development of lots 1 jarid l^bf  District Lot 1471 for the7jp1if-  pose-oTa h4uHieipal-ffitrr3ii��  home park.; ^   'X^xxrxyx^X  Larry Sorken, District Lane]  Manager in the���, mmistryXf)f  lands, parks and housirtg^  noted in ;a ������ recent letterltb  Sechelt^C cIirlc-treasurM|  Malcolm Shanks that the twoT  five-acre parcels ''will ;;be  available'for'development ori��e  the timber is removed"      ^  The province makes land  available to local govenments  as free crowirgrants for parks  purposes;   \\ i  "However^" Sbrken's letter  adds, "land for development is  sold at market value or  developed by the local goven-  ment through a crown laiid  agreement."  Shanks told the Coast News  the only mobile home park.in  the village is full; and if the  crown land could be gained by  the village for such a purpose-it  could then become a source pf  municipal revenue. WTvi  The village will also be applying to have district Lot 1646  removed from the agricultural  land reserve and given as a free  jerown grant to the village for  par ks,purposes.      .    ,     ,  LET THE  SUnftSHHHg  Ii\  7 A  We sell  and install  a wide variety  of skylights  Call us  Today!  J.  . 101 & Pratt Rd.  Gibsons    886-7359  ���\ <*���    ���. tm t i  LAWN&  GARDEN  [HH  RED WOOD CHAIR KIT  Add rrew life to your old Lawn Chair!  SALE PRICE  3 GAL. PUMP SPRAYER  Reg.s43.M  1100 TORO WEED TRIMMER  Reg.s79.M .  �����Jr*.��"  WEEDEATER  XR5dGas,Reg.*249.M  XR70Gas,Regis279.M  WEEDEATER Electric  307Reg.s33."  409 Reg. s43;e5  807Reg.s69.M  BLACK & PECKER  13" Double Edge Hedge Trimmer  Reg.s49.M ,'f*3,*��  REDWOOD CHAIR  Ideal for Lawn or Patio  REDWOOD CHAISE LOUNGE  Features comfortable slat-style construction  PORTABLE   GASBARBEQUE  12,000 B.T.U. Burner  Lrg. Cooking Area  Permanent Nat. Lava Rock  $109.98  Tank not included  WOW OPENS  mSNEBAYS  ., ,i0am-4prr>

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