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Array r r^QT^^^OBRABY    -64.2  >; &itt*tftt Suftdlnos  , <  '������\/iotorisc,B.G. ' |  VBV 1X4  The dredge which has been a prominent feature in Gibsons harbour  as it prepares the way for construction of the new marina will shortly  be leaving oiir waters. Its stay has been longer than anticipated due  to mechanical problems and a private dredging contract undertaken  in addition to the municipal project. -Fr.nBumri<kPhoio  hired  by Judith Wilson  f*\   While GibsbnY^harf must rank  .:;������'.'as one of the; most jpictwesque in  the world;'���,withjitsMiackdrop of  snowcapped peakstoweringJ over  the; island^ddjtted^ters of Howe  '.^Sound,   k: lias:'often   been X a  ^headache  to   organize   and 'ad-  X\mttv.sfaV'-[-XXX<X/,XsX'-X:X- .v;  ~die mixture of ^  boats Avhich, althou^"they;givethe  wharf muchof its character, create  animosity amongst boat owners  when incompatible vessels are  moored in the same area.  However, with the boats at the  wharf at present neatly organized,  into, three different areas, arid with  the appointment of Dan Crosby as  the new wharfinger, many of the  organizational problems may be  ended.  Dan   attended   Elphinstone  Secondary and in his 14 years.oh  the water, has worked on commercial fishrx>ats arid tugboats, run the  water tan'.-forja year; and worked  as a beachcomber. For the last five  years he has run three of his own  boats in his work as a log salvager.  He is 31 years old and he arid his  wife Janet have two children, Gina  and Jason. -���'/���X:::-X-'-'  ;< Dan's 'responsibilities; as- wharf-v  ingerincludecblie^ohofmborage^  ''fe^��?CTf^  mck>ring areas for the three types  of boats' which use me wharf���  fishboats, commercial boats, Mn-  cluding tugboats and log salvagers,  and pleasure boats,* pumping out  and refloating of any boat which  sinks at the wharf, and reporting  any needed repairs to the federal  agency in charge of the floats;  The difficulties of administering  the wharf area have been increased  by the fact that two federal government departments are involved.  Transport Canada owns the wharf,  Children twice losers  which is leased from them by the  town of Gibsons, while Small Craft  Harbours Branch is responsible for  . the floats where the vessels are  moored. Dan is at present the of-  -     ficial wharfinger for the float area  only, which causes problems since  the workings of the two areas are  inter-related,  ^ 4��m*f  r*fim1g^ requested sighs Mhdicatirig' *  designated areas for mooring and  these are now in place. However,  "other signs cannot be erected until  the debate between Gibsons council and Transport Canada over the  terms of the lease, is resolved.  Dan may be found on duty in  the wharf area or in his office every  day for four hours bui will also be  on call round the clock,for any  boat which needs to be pumped  out or for homecoming fishermen  who need a space in their ,  designated area. He hopes that:'X  boat owners who have, complaints ���;';'  ' about the wharf will feel free to  - discuss their problems with him.  In his travels along the B.C.  - coast he has used many government wharves where the rules are  strictly enforced. Dan intends to  run the Gibsons wharf in the same  way and wants Vancouver boaters  to realize that they must adhere to  ^tJie*rulea jf i jthey Ah^to ;jusg the  wharf."       . i^^"K#f-:"  s Government ��� regulations   state  that the needs of the fishboats  come first,  followed by the requirements   of  commercial   and  then pleasure boats and Dan intends to enforce these rules as tactfully as possible.  rK His experience working round  .boats in the Howe Sound area, his  i obvious affection for the unique  -qualities of the Gibsons dock and  ;|his rapport with local boat owners  ���vindicate smooth sailing ahead for  ��the users of Gibsons wharf.  Health cuts hit schools  by Fran Burnside  Sunshine Coast school children  will be feeling the results of. provincial cuts not only in the education  budget, but in the health budget as  ���well.     .  Dr. Jim Lugsdiri, Medical  Health Officer and director of the  Coast-Garibaldi Health Unit, says  the unit's school programmes are  suffering most as a result of  government policy which is effecting budget cuts by not replacing  staff members who leave. ���: '������".  One and a half ; nurses are  presently away on maternity leave,  leaving 1.5 nurses to handle the  many areas for which the unit is  responsible as opposed to the three  which our 15,000 population requires.  As a result, routine visits to  schools have been suspended, as  well as many hearing, vision, and  developmental screening sessions.  Nurses no longer have time to  teach health education classes or to  help teachers with materials, and  there will be no follow-up of school  health referrals except in the cases  of suspected child abuse or neglect,  pregnancy, of referred hearing or  vision problems.        ;^  Minor communicable diseases  like scabies will have to be referred  directly to the family physician  through the parent, and problems  like head lice will have to be dealt  with by pjarent volunteer groups.  School entry immunization  -basic completion and reinforcing  doses will still be done for  students in kindergarten and grade  one, and grade five students will  receive rubella immunization,  r "If things were operating oxo-  perly, we would be doing counselling on nutrition and birth control'  in the schools," said Dr. Lugsdin.  The dental division of the health-  unit, which operates out of Powell  River, has also been badly hit by  restraint, and now employs only  one hygienist, and no dental assistant. She teaches toothbrushing  and flossing to students in  kindergarten and grades one,  three, arid five, and does dental inspections and screenings, making  referrals to parents and dentists.  She may do a seniors' inspection  programme-if there is time;  "The dental programme is an  excellent one, and we need more-  teams;1' said Dr. Lugsdin. "They  should be working with old people  and in places like intermediate care  homes, too."  A speech therapist works in Gibsons in a special arrangement with  the school board, devoting 75 per  cent of her time to school students  and the balance to pre-schoolers  and adults referred by the health  unit. The same arrangement could  be working in Sechelt; where all the  required equipment is in Chatelech  School, but the speech therapist  who left last September has never  been replaced.  "It's particularly sad to have  that equipment going unused when  SCRD tussles  over  we know the best results from  speech therapy occur when .treatment is started early, preferably in  the pre-school years," said  Lugsdin.  The unit physiotherapist is  another position which remains  unfilled since a recent retirement.  "We need one and a half nurses  and a dental assistant right away,"  Dr. Lugsdin told the Coast News.  "And we'd like our physiotherapist back, too. Then we'd  be sitting pretty good.''  The Continuous Home Care and  the Long Term Care programmes  are adequately staffed at present,  and these and some of the other  functions of the health unit will be  outlined next week.  Report to School Board  Children are  different now  by Maryanne West  An assessment of the changes in  school children .was made by Colleen Elson, principal of Cedar  Grove Elementary, speaking to the  school trustees last week.  Referring to the provincial  government's desire to put schools  back to 1976 budget levels, Elson,  who has been teaching for almost  30 years; found herself wishing one  could return to the children of  earlier years, too.  Today's children are quite different from those of a decade ago.  Many of them come from families  coping with economic problems  and are children under stress.  Schools reflect society, its changing morality and values. Today's  children aire aware of their individual rights, like to think that  they can dp what they want, when  they want and ignore what they do  not like.  To these emotional problems are  added lower manual and functional skills. Children who spend  many hours watching television do  riot: have good communication  skills, lack manual dexterity, expect to be entertained and tune out  if" not regularly stimulated.  Children who are not read to have  low levels of memory retention.  "We can't go back to 1976,"  said Elson. "We need curriculum  changes to meet the needs "of today's child and more money for  early childhood education."  Mrs. Pat Story, music teacher at  Cedar Grove, spoke of the brighter  side of the picture-���"lots of good  kids, good parents arid good things  being done at the school."  Music in one form or another  appeals to all children; it helps their,  social and motor skills, memory,  self-discipline and gives many  children a sense of achievement  they may find hard to come by in  other studies.  Mrs. Story's report prompted  trustee Stephen to remark, "Music  should be considered an academic  course in schools."  Cedar Grove's need for a larger  gymnasium was presented to the  school board in a brief by Mrs.  Lorna Snazell, president of the  parent/teacher committee.   .  The inadequate size of the gym  puts further stress on staff,  children and parents. Fire Marshall  regulations do not allow for more  than 167 people to be in the gym at  one time, but the School Act requires the whole school, now 219  students plus staff, to assemble at  least for Victoria and Remem^-  brance Days, so school functions  have to be held in shifts.  Cedar Grove has a reputation  for staging musicals involving as  many of the childi^^possible, j M ;;M  and these productionize to^be^;^..:  staged for several rught|; sd that^att*^^  the parents and others^^lr^t^^"  enjoy them may be ^l(5^id^^.\v>^-?,>  The government,^ hdwejfe^^f^^><  tends that there is room avaiteb^f*?'v  at Gibsons Elementary and someXy\i  students should be transferred, so;^"  will therefore not authorize funds'  for the gym extension. '  Other   business   included   approval in principle for a locally  developed work experience course  Please turn to page 4  Buy jbycks and fuel tax  Skelly slams  Ray Skelly, New Democrat MP  for Comox-Powell River, said today reports are spreading  throughout the West-Coast fishing  industry that the federal government intends to expropriate vessels  to implement its long-term plans  for the industry.  He challenged Fisheries  Minister, Pierre De Bane, to deny  the reports.  "if these reports cannot be  denied," Skelly said, "it is impossible to imagine how the frustration  of British Columbia fishermen will  manifest itself."  He noted that within the past  two years, West-Coast fishermen  have blocked Johnstone Strait and  have occupied fisheries offices to  show their anger at not being consulted by the federal government.  "Who knows what will happen  if fishermen suddenly discover that  their livelihoods have been plucked  away from them by the power of  the fisheries department to expropriate their boats?"  He said one of the sburces of the  expropriation rumour is the committee appointed by the fisheries  minister to come up with alternatives to the Pearse Report, a  controversial group of proposals to  reduce the size of the West Coast  fleet.  "This committee represents a  broad cross-section of the industry  and was formed specifically to pro  vide an avenue for consultation1*,"  Skelly said. "Now themembers of  that committee realize they are being ignored. Bureaucrats in Ottawa  are making recommendations  -perhaps toexpropriate - and going  directly to the minister."  He asked De Bane to table position papers on the status of the'*  fishing   industry   and   planned;;  changes' now before the Cabinet^  -  "This is one positive measure-  the government can make to help-  salmon net fishermen who have I  suffered economically in the past";  few years without significantly'  decreasing government revenue^"X  Skelly said. �� \  The federal sales tax is refufi-'  dable to fishermen who fish outside territorial waters (34)0  kilometers) but the refund does npt  apply to salmon net fishermen and  others who, by fisheries regulations, are not permitted to fish outside territorial waters. %  "This discrimination does npt  help the generally unhappy situation in the B.C. commercial fishirigv'  industry," Skelly said in a letter toC  Finance Minister Marc Lalonde.  He noted the nine per cent tax  which is applied to the manufacturers' selling price is scheduled to  rise to 10 per cent on October if  "There is sufficient time to prevent that increase and to make the -  tax refundable for all commercial  fishermen   in   the   forthcoming:  federal budget," Skelly said.  The liveliest debate of the first  regional board meeting of 1984  .centred on a motion by Gibsons  representative, John Burnside, that  a motion passed at the last meeting  be rescinded.    ������-:-;.-"  The motion 4 under question  recommended Mhiat the regional  district staff be granted a perceri-  tage wageiricrease that was average  of the percentage increases granted  to die staffs of'-'the Village xif  Sechelt arid the Town of Gibsons.  Burnside argued'that it was a  'dereliction of duty' for the board  not to have control, over its staff  salaries and for the amount of  wage increases to depend on what  happens elsewhere^  He subsequently called the  original motion, made by Area D  director, Brett McGillivray, "a little piece of political trickery; a  swifty that was slipped through by  quick-witted manipulation."  McGillivray had made the motion  after directors had already voted  not to grant a three per cent wage  increase to SCRD staff  Area C director, Jon McRae,  pointed out that the wage structures between Gibsons and Sechelt  are vastly different, with one of the  municipalities in a 'catch-up' situation, so ihat its staff should logically get a larger increase. ' 'The  average of their increases is not addressing our situation", argued  McRae. "It's like dealing with it by  flipping a coin." Burnside noted  that the top Sechelt salary was  about half the top SCRD salary,  and that the same percentage increase applied to each, resulted in  significantly different amounts.  Directors Vaughan, McGillivray, and Shaske were against  rescinding the motion, with  Vaughan accusing other directors  of "getting cold feet and being  afraid to do their job" as soon as it  looked like an increase in wages  would result, and McGillivray prd-  Please turn to page 4  ���r  4 ' K                       *-��"},&  ���  *                                           I                   /V"     '                                      '    -              'V-     'f��  MX\%~i  B^^'r '.   *������ " ��� 1  Iwj x   ~~  "*                   , -> ' X '4"     -JUhW <*  UB ^Hmm\\\\\w\\lfe^33^a\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\  K. >m.^^e\mlm%^em^mm%%lem%mm  i����  ������!:  V*fe'i-v-'-; ���'<���"."'':*��� ������:>'';^C-- XX:t X ���������: X i ':^Xr '*0'':%  Work on the Indian Band regional  tensive ditching required, Dolphin  district sewer connection proceeded we!! iast week. Despite ihe es=  Street in Sechelt, seen here, has not been closed to traffic.  ���Ccorgr Matlhcwi pfeoto Coast News, January 16,1S84  8?  IV  u  h  , i,  -  ge audi a  corrupt senate  What a farce is the Canadian Senate and with what consummate cynicism; does our lofty leader, Prime Minister Trudeau  play the farcical game.  The surest indication that Trudeau does.indeed intend to  resign this spring came last week when the enigmatic Trudeau  tipped his hand by appointing a handful of friends and failed  Liberal candidates to Canada's second legislative chamber.  There was a lady who nearly beat David Crbmbic in a federal  election back in 1980; there was a journalist from Quebec who  had at some time in the undisclosed past been a federal Liberal  candidate. Oh yes, and there was the head of one of Toronto's  largest advertising agencies already rolling,in government  money. These and a couple of others have been appointed  senators. That's $75,000 a year for life the last time we looked.  A farce it is, and a lorig-playing farce at that. What is amazing  is the lack of any moral outrage on the part of the citizenry. It is .  the norm in Canada to hand over fistfuls of the people's money  to one's friends-and associates;. The second most important  legislative chamber in this country is nothing; more nor less than  a green pasture for old political hacks to frolic in for services  rendered. .  What is needed, surely, in a country'as large and regional as  Canada is a geographic representation along the lines of the  American Senate. Representatives of the provinces by population could meet arid scan government business from the view- ;  point of the regions of the country.  But no, the once-hailed would-be reformer.looks like he's going to ride off into the sunset of his personal retirement as one  who was as active in the corruption that is the Canadian Senate  as any of his predecessors. And the rest of us apparently think it  is quite alright. This country is acquiring all of-the amoral attitudes of a legitimate banana republic, which is probably what  we are.  Sign of the times  The B.C. Department of Highways wrote a letter to the  SCRD last week turning down a request that signs be posted  declaring the Sunshine Coast a 'nuclear free zone*. It's not too  surprising that they did so. The Department of Highways  bureaucracy has never been accused of being either flexible or  progressive.  What is surprising, perhaps, is the reason given. They don't  want to put up nuclear free zone signs because that would imply that those areas that didn't have signs were not nuclear free  zones. Wonderful thinking, that.  Meanwhile a friend, a man with three small children, tells  me of hearing of a study done which indicated that 90 per cent  of all school children expect to die violently in a nuclear war.  This is the state we have reached after having spent billions  and billions of dollars on weapons supposedly in pursuit of  security.  Two perhaps unrelated items, but they point up how puny  still is our response to the nuclear disaster and how widespread  is the fear that it engenders. Is nothing to be done about this  monstrosity? If we can't even agree to put up a couple of  highway "signs expressing, however indirectly^ our, concerns,  what,can we do? '��� ���'.'"���'.'."���',���-  ���&3t  from the files of the COAST NEWS  5 YEARS AGO  A break-in at the Seaview  Market netted thieves approximately $200 worth of  cigarettes. A quantity of antique furniture was stolen  from a residence on the  Ocean Beach Esplanade.  John Haaf of the UBC  department of architecture  was in Gibsons to meet  village planner Bob Buchan.  Haaf and Gorman inspected  the old Corlett property being considered as the site  for the Eileen Glassford  Memorial Theatre.  10 YEARS AGO  Marshall Vanden-  clriessche* of Davis Road in  Gibsons was the winner of  Gibsons municipal -decora?  tion contest.   '"���'' ��� I  The police reported that  some 6,240 feet of copper  wire was removed from the  poles in the Roberts Creek  campsite area, during the  night  15 YEARS AGO  Two new members of the  Sechelt district school  board are; Dr. Walter Burt-  nick, and the Rev. Barry  Jenks.  The 60 millionth seedling  tree in a reforestation programme was planted in  December.  20 YEARS AGO  Many people have contributed bits and pieces to  The Sechelt Story. Its main  details, however, have been  related by the late Dan Paul,:  and by Basil Joe. The story  pertains specifically to the  ancient Sechelt. nation,  much of it involves timeless  myths and legends. It is  . hoped The Sechelt Story can  eventually be preserved in il-  lustrated book form.  25 YEARS AGO  A Marine Drive landmark  has gone. The cherry tree  has been cut down, by the  occupant of the house next  to the Coast News. The tree  is reported to have been  planted in 1S12 by George  Gibson. "  30 YEARS AGO  John Cotton, serving in  the RCAF and presently stationed in the Laurentians,  arid his brother Ralph H.  Cotton of Roberts Creek,  president of the Legion  Branch 219, have both been  honoured by receiving the  Queen's Coronation Medal.  35 YEARS AGO  Discussions start at  Sechelt's St. Hilda's Church  favouring construction of a  parish hall. :���  The Sunshine   f @J|f f  AdvarlMng  J. Fred Duncan  PatTrlpp  Jane McOjiat  Editorial  George Matthews Fran Burnside  Judith Wilson  Production  Neville Conway Evelyn Hunting  Lynn Lindsay  "      Typesetting ':,.'"'.-���:      M'<h  Pat Johnson v  ' Gerfy.Wajkeiv  '.;.   , Distribution.     X'X^X? .  -     Stepheni'Carroll  . . Publishers-1:.;;  John Burnside  M.M.VaughanL   aai"  The Sunshine Coast News is a co-operative, locaii/ owned  newspaper, published on the Sunshine Coast, B.C., every Monday by  Glassford Press Ltd., Box 460, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0, Tei. 886-2622  or 886-7817. Second Class mall Registration No. 4702.  The Sunshine Coast News Is protected by copyright and reproduction .of any part of it by anymeans is prohibited unless permission in  writing is: first secured from Glassford Press Ltd, holders of the  copyright. .        '  Subscription Rates: Canada: 1 year $30; 6 months $18. Foreign: 1  /ear $35. -X __  liliwii wi !������ mnwrnrnm^mmmmmBammmm  Far back into time, the Pacific Northwest wasInvolved In sail. Huge"  stone anchors found at Los Angeles would seem to confirm the texts  of ancient Chinese documents which say that Oriental explorers  rounded the Pacific rim thousands of years ago. Native Indians often  sailed their large canoes^ and some of their points off land were given  names that would remind their sailors of changmg wind conditions.  While journeys across the continent may have contributed to territorial claims by far-away nations, final possession was determined  at sea. Vessels that sailed across and into every ocean of the globe  carried traders here in search of furs. During the nineteenth century,  steam began to replace sail. Yet the Hudson's Bay Company's SS  Beaver rounded Cape Horn wider sail, and a succession of British  Navy craft arrived here fitted with both steam and sail. Some early  prospectors and land seekers tailed the const. .Windjammers from  distant ports came for mill and cannery products. Fishermen took  their schooners and skiffs hundreds of miles to and from off-shore  and up-inkt grounds. And even before it was phased out Of the work  force, the sailboat had become firmly established as a sports craft  along the. labyrinth of deep-water Northwest passages. North  Pacific, 'Star of Alaska', built 1886. Photo courtesy Fred Betsworth  collection. Caption by L.R. Peterson.  Musings  John Burnside  What a mess we have got  ourselves into in the West Coast  fishery. The 'too many boats, too  few fish' syndrome has compounded itself. Skyrocketing fuel prices,  widely scattered openings, and  disappointing returns for their  catch are forcing many of the har  "**"*  familiar with its every twist and  turn. He took me for a walk along  the creek during my visit. Never  have I seen a section of coastal  forest so teeming with life. In a  half hour walk we must have seen a  dozen and a half bald eagles,  thousands of seabirds, and salmon  d|^ndei^^i^f ^ ^s^|iii^th,|bVks of  pretty close to the wall, "the future  looks bleak and most fishermen  ���know it.������'..-���/'        ��� <'"'':'X. :'[T  Nor does there seem to be any  great enthusiasm for the apparently imminent government buy-back  programme. Most of the money, it  is felt, will go from- the federal  government to the banks who hold  the fisherman's mortgages, leaving  them without livelihood and the effect on the fishing fleet will not  solve the problem of dwindling  stocks of fish.  One suggestion that  I heard  recently seemed to me to have  some merit and I pass it along for  whatever it may seem to be worth.  The   suggestion   is   that,   the  fishermen keep their boats arid get  the money the government is going  to spend anyway. In return for the  money, the, fishermen who took  the option would be assigned a  small creek on the coast to work on  as a* personal salmon'enhancement  program. After five years or so, if  the programme proved successful  and the returns should be evident  in more abundant salmon catches  by those still fishing, those who  wanted a change of activity or just  hankered to get back out on the sea  could be rotated with fishermen  who had been fishing and were  ready for a change.  I think the reason I find the idea  intriguing is the visit I paid a couple  of years ago to an old-timer at  Saltery Bay, just on the other side  of me ferry ride from Earl's Cove.  He was a retired logger living on a  mile-long creek that forked  halfway to the sea. ��� V-  In his retirement: he took to ���  walking the creek and became  the creek. It was October and  spawning time. ��� \ . . . ��  VI ;"vVhen I movedohtbthe creek I  was lilcky if I saw a couple of hundred salmon in this creek. One day  I noticed where an otter had been  digging in the gravel so I dug there  too and found a ball of little tiny  hatched salmon clinging together  jUst about at the water line in the  gravel. But the creek bed had  changed and the main current was  far beyond them and they were just  going to die there or feed the otter.  So I messed about with the creek  and redirected the water over the  gravel. 75 per cent of salmon mortality takes place, they reckon, in  fresh water before they ever get out  to sea. The National Film Board  made a film about it. They called it  The Man Who Digs for Fish."  He told me that discovery and  just generally keeping an eye on the  creek had seen the salmon increase  in the creek every year.  "What you are looking at right  now," he said, "is the smallest of  three runs this year. By the time it's  over I expect there will be 20,000  salmon who have spawned and  died here."  He pointed to where, a bear had  been dining on the other side of the  creek. "They keep to that side and  I keep to this. There's no shortage  offish."  No shortage of fish! Just one old  man on a small creek and what an  incredible living bounty he had  helped to restore. Think what a  few thousand capable men, each  on a small salmon creek, might  achieve in-a half dozen years. Do  you think Ottawa would be interested?  In case you haven't heard yet,  there were actually two winners in  Saturday's 6/49 lottery. There was  that guy in Ontario who won 14  million, and there was me; I won a  dollar. I hadn't realized right away  that I was a winner, but my mother  pointed out to me that if I didn't  ���-. play I couldn't lose. So I didn't  -play.and lo and behold, I won a  ^'buckirv;.;.:- o-:,^\-;^:���'���-���"������<���} ���  '\    Seen from this point of view, I  how realize that over the years I've  been a big winner. Just a couple of  weeks ago I won $50 by not betting  on the Sea Hawks. It was the big  game against the Raiders and I had  : a chance to bet with a guy who had  the Raiders by seven. I didn't bet  : and as a result, by Sunday afternoon I was a big 50'dollarwinner.  I have a chance to lay down  another $50 on the Raiders this  Sunday. A high roller I know is  taking   Washington > by   1&   It  sounds like a decent bet, but I  think I'll play it safe and just win  the$50;   ��� /::'"���':><'      '  Over the years, I've won  thousands of dollars by not betting. In fact, my compulsive non-  gambling shpuld: have made me a  rich man by now. My first big win  was in grade four. I: had the  Yankees over, the Dodgers in six  games. The school bully threatened  to beat me up if I didn't bet, but  despite the threat, I refused and  won 50 cents. The Dodgers won.  Not betting is like a disease.  Once I had that first taste of non-  betting fever, I went nuts. 1 didn't  bet on the Grey Cup that year; I  demurred on the Stanley Cup; and  I won a buck when I refused to bet  that it wouldn't show by  Christmas!  By the time I was in high school I  was really hooked. I won on a  series of wagers that first year of  high school. I won when I asked a  girl to dance with me at my first  sock hop - she told me to take a  hike; she only danced with boys in  grade 10 and up. I won again by  not betting how long it would take  to get to my Grandma's house On .  the bus. It was one big win after  another. - ^  I continued my winning" ways-all  through school; just lucky I guess.  But I hayen't always been the bigs  winner. Once in England,! feBoff^  the wagon.^I bet about a hundmd1 "  dollars on a sure thing at an off-""  track betting shop.     " W^[  I had what 1 was assured -fljp*  special insider information on "ah  Irish thoroughbred who was a 33  to one shot. My insider was an old  Irishman I'd met in a pub. He  assured me that he knew horses  because he had been a trainer in  Waterfprd. 'X^'^:'  My Irish friend said it was the  chance of a lifetime. I could make  $3000 and hve like a king. There's  something about old Irishmen that  ypu've got to trust, I went straight  to the book maker and plunked  down my hundred. That afternoon  I went back to the shop to listen to  the race on the radio. Not only did  my pony lose, it came dead last. In  fact I don't think it's crossed the  finish line yet - and that was over  20 years ago.  After that one brief but  disastrous flirtation with high  stakes gambling, I fell back into  my old habit of non-betting and  since then I've done all right. If I  keep on with it, I'll be a rich man  someday.  ��� ��� ��� ���  This is my last column for the  Coast News. I've been writing in  this newspaper since January 1977,  when my friend and colleague  John Burnside gave me the  wonderful opportunity to become  a regular contributor. Now it's  time to try something new.  I would like to thank all the people who have said nice things about  my writing over the years. I'm  especially grateful to John and Ma- '  nuane who not only gave me this  chance, but were encouraging and  supportive throughout my seven  years with the paper.  Thanks, and so long.  s got the stuff?  by Judith Wilson  ..-:; It was Tom Wolfe who described the f��st American astronauts as  KhavihgV(the right stuff.  In~atpresidential election year,  ' Americans are trying to find a candidate with "the right stuff to  carry their dreams into the White  House. In the movie version of  Tom Wolfe's book, the right stuff  and the dream stuff were embodied, but not in the same man.  Chuck Yeager, played by  PuHtzer-wmning playwright, Sam  Shepard, was America's favourite  archetype - the brave loner who  pursues his dream almost unto  death, the western hero who  singlehanded shoots down the  Villain.  :-���. Yeager was the maverick pilot  who pursued "the sky demon" in  his solitary efforts to break the  sound barrier. He had "the right  stuff.  John Glenn,.although supposed  to have the right stuff, only irritated viewers with his rah rah  boosterism and too-good-to-be-  true enthusiasm.  It is the Reverend Jesse Jackson  who may combine both Yeager's  brand of right stuff and the dream  stuff of America.  He has set the early tone of the  campaign with his. inspired rescue  of pilot Robert Goodman from the  hands of the enemy.  A black man wearing the white  Suit and stetson of the hero and-  galloping on the white horse of a  daring mission .into America's  heart is an interesting variation on  the USA's basicfrontier myth.  Jackson managed lo upstage the  man seen as most likely^ at present,  to win the Democratic nomination.  What was billed as a major policy  pronouncement by Walter Mandate received scant coverage as  reporters arid photographers flocked to cover Jackson's coup in gaining Goodman's release.  Sunday's no-holds-barred national TV debate featuring all the  candidates for the Democratic  nomination may make clearer how  much of the right stuff and the  dream stuff Jackson possesses.  Certainly he would seem to face little threat from the wooden  possessor of torn Wolfe's right  stuff.       '���'',      .'���������'���..'"���"������ ' - '-.  i  The Red  Wheel  so much depends  upon  a red wheels  barrow " '  glazed with rain  water  beside the white  chickens : X  William Carlos Williams  CV; -.:;��� Coast News, January 16i 1984  JfEditor ��� X-' "'-..' ���"-. ���''������'  j^ Society is justly outraged about  l^ii the kjlling of innocent people by  te mindless terrorists but spends little  fe;/indignation upon an infinitely  pAgreater, stealthy massacre going on  p:;- silently while governments Jookihe  |*'j6ther way. .���". ��� .;;'-;.::;-v'.: ���-:  .\i?M am referring to the pattern of  f^: "accidents" associated with > the  if; nuclear industries; uranium mining  |Jc and power production. Here in  If: Canada we have the contamination  |; of Elliot Lake, Port Hope,  j*-;.; Uranium City; Pickering, and now  pi Key Lake. In all these cases, of--  #;��� ficials. of the industry declare that  flMhe contamination is contained and  I"-,:any'escaped spillage will be diluted  j- in' the water systems to safe radia-  | tion levels. These are the  �����" assurances of men ardently  ��' dedicated to holding their jobs arid  |f.�� of other men who have money in-  ip^yested in the mines. Their words  lo^are placebos and .their main "ac-  l^tivities are directed towards keep-  fcMng a skeleton in a cupboard.  fiiX In the USA-there was three Mile  *&&!���:��� '������ ���,,,:.���.-.���.;.. ,..;���-���.;: .^:,M--.���.:>���. ..  ���ih  The Teddy Bear  March is on...  Skookum Bears  are filing out. FREE  with every January  Ipurchase.  HOTLINE 885-7512  Skookum Auto  Dealer 7381 Sechelt  Island which, with scores of other  similar disasters, effected the  closure of one-third of the' nuclear  power plants in the nation. Of-  "-fjcials  are close-mouthed  about  Mhern. ������*���'-  ."' In Britain at Sellafield, a treatment plant for spent fuel rods had  irradiated, not only the beach and a  radius-of six miles inland, but also  organisms and flotsam .washinguT  from the Irish Sea. The rate of contamination is 100 times what was  considered safe. Yet the authorities  persist in evasion and denial.  Oh yes,, all will be cleaned up,  washed away and made pure. But  the U.S. Geological Survey, and  independent body, has pointed out  that there isn't enough water in the  world to dilute these atomic wastes  to acceptable levels of concentration.:  What then are the ordinary people of a country* the inheritors of  the situation; to believe? Our  Atomic Energy Control Board,  established  to  act   as impartial  1983 DATSUN SENTRA  4 cyl., automatic, cloth interior,  AM/FM stereo  SKOOKUM DEAL $8095  1982 MALIBU CLASSIC  V6, automatic, power steering,  power brakes  SKOOKUM DEAL $7995  1961 PHOENIX U      ���  4 cyl., automatic, full power, air  conditioning, loaded, luxury car  ONE OWNER  SKOOKUM DEAL $7995  1961 HONDA ACCORD  ONE OWNER  Deluxe, model, low mileage  SKOOKUM DEAL $7695  1981 GMC % VAN  Finished blue/silver, 305 V8,  power steering, power brakes,  automatic, AM/FM cassette, full  length running board & high  back buckets and more  SKOOKUM DEAL     ��      $8495  1981 DODGE WORK VAN  318 V8, automatic, power steering, power brakes, extra seat,  radio, low miles  'SKOOKUM DEAL $8995  1976 VW RABBIT  4 cyl. std.  SKOOKUM DEAL $3295  1978 MALIBU STATION  Automatic;   power  steering,'  power brakes, air conditioning  SKOOKUM DEAL $2495  1975 MERCURY MONTEGO  Transportation Special   ; M  '.v-'^'iiM-w X:}v^%foo'.  7 Other Transportation   ^i  ���Specials To Choose Among    .  MomsmfT  QUALITY PRODUCTS  MOST NORTH AMERICAN CARS-  LIGHT TRUCKS/VANS  ��� lajH* at ft 5 Ittm M0T0RCSAFT  IOVf/40 fnmhn OH,  ��*M07ORC��AFT0IFItK.  ��� UMsatt eta* (KrisHftj fittieji), \mijint URftt  -dtlMMct m Am www, mrs, ht*M,  tk rattf K nMckt.  7 Pt. Free Vehicleliiipsctiwi  rnduJej take & ataisf tftimi   '-y/*****  Offer good until  Jan. 31, 1984  your convenience.  AT  SOOTH  COAST  "WECARE"  Dealer5936  WHARF ROAD. SECHELT  885-3281  scrutineer,   is   dominated   by  members of the pro-nuclear lobby  and is therefore a sham,' unfit to  advise:the government. In'the U.S.  ,  the same situation prevails.    M  The answer for, us is '.that''we.  must believe what honest scientists,  doctors and environmentalists have  been telling us for. years; that the  by-products of atomic fiss,ibn are  so numerous, diverse and  cumulative, that human and  animal tolerance of them is zero.  One   of   the   most   honoured  witnesses of this" fact is ,pr. John,  Gofman,   nuclear   chemist   and  M.D.' and' original discoverer of  how1 to  isolate  plutonium   frorri  uranium..Another witness is Dr.  Rosalie Bertell, a member.of the '  Order of Grey Nuns, who is a-  scientist and authority on radiation  and  health.  The  list  of .expert  .  witnesses   is   growing   and   the  evidence accruing.  Perhaps the most unusual is a  young woman, Darlene Keju-  Johnson, a public health graduate  of the University of Hawaii and a  native of one of the . Marshall  Islands which lay downwind from  Bikini,, the site of U.S. nuclear  testing. A delegate to the World  Council of Churches las summer,  she chilled her audience with a  documented report of-uncommon  ilness and death'now become common there. She told of 'jellyfish'  babies. "The baby is born...and it  breathes, and moves up and down,  ���but it is not shaped like a human  being. It looks like a bag of jelly."  Dr. Rosalie Bertell says that  World War 3 has already started;  many of its casualties are now dying and we should recognize this.  Don't you think it is time we  turned a strong spotlight on that  skeleton in our cupboard?  Isabel Ralph  Neilson clarifies  Editor.  I would like to correct a news  item on page 16 of January 2, 1984  in your paper concerning remarks I  made at the December 20 Gibsons  council meeting.--  ������  I am opposed to the way the  position of clerk-treasurer was fill-'  ed and so stated a* the council  meeting. One of the concerns I had  because of .the filling of the job by  the then mayor, was whether counT  cil would receive all the facts  relating to the financial blunders of  the past. 'As far as by-law 310 was  concerned, I stated that I was  satisfied that Mrs. Goddard had  given council all the pertinent information.  Other than that, my concerns  surrounding the hiring of Mrs.  Goddard still exist.  Ron Neilson, alderman  Baby welcomed  On behalf of our son Michael,  the 1984 New * Year's baby, we  would like to express our sincere  gratitude to the, doctors of St.  Mary's Hospital for the infant car  seat. We agree wholeheartedly that  infant and child safety in the car is  extremely important and that not;  enough parents are aware of the  dangers to the children. We would  like to see more programs andMar-  ticles concerning car safety for  children so that parents can get the  facts.  We would also like to thank the  hospital auxiliary for the 'Diaper  Cake* and the Play Pen store in  Sechelt for the $25 gift certificate,  the wonderful little monkey and  the baby book.  Dr. John Farrer and the nurses  from the maternity ward were absolutely wonderful to my son and  myself. There is no way I can ever  thank them enough!  The citizens of the Sunshine  Coast have welcomed Michael into  the community with such warmth  and love it has been overwhelming.  He is hot. only special to us but to  so many other people as well. We  only hope he is always surrounded  by such kind and loving people.  With many thanks,-and have a  Happy, new Year!  Dave and Debbie Johnson  Ed. Note: A copy of the following  letter was.received for publication.  Honourable   W.R.   Bennett,  /Premier...... [},.',  Province of British Columbia  Parliament Buildings  Victoria, b:c.  V8B 1X4  Re: Ferry Fares and Proposed Cutbacks.  As an organization, we can not  permit the recent fare increases and  proposed sailing reductions to proceed without comment. It appears  that each time pur highway system  incurs a.deficit, the.burden of  replenishing those funds is levelled  at those people/mostaffected. The  balance/of the Province's highway  system collects no revenue from its  Users other than by various taxes  collected by the Province from all  its; residents ; and visitors. The  fairness of this is hard to see.  It is also veryrdifficult to adjust  to living on /the Sunshine Coast  when we never-know from one year  to the next what ferry service to expect. We hear about traffic lineups  'and   parking   problems  in   Vancouver yet those people who might  wish to make room by moving here.  are put off by the uncertainty in  the ferry system.  None of us are too blind to see  that fiscal restraint is most important at this time. We appreciate  that the Ferry Corporation can not.  continue to run at a deficit that has  to be paid' from other revenues.  However, as we support the total  highway system through taxation,  perhaps our highway system  should also be supported ,by the  total population. These matters are  not going to be resolved easily and.  certainly will not be resolved to  everyone's satisfaction. We. would  however appreciate having input  into the final decision.  Your consideration to have a  general meeting on the Sunshine  Coast to discuss alternatives, at  which we might be present, would  be appreciated.       .   -  P.R. Philpotts, President  iGibsons & District.  Chamber of Commerce  Paper appreciated  .'^Editor..",';-;.-..���"������;������  ' .Thank you all for sending your  newsy little paper to us. How we  dp look forward to its arrival, and  when it doesn't come on schedule,  the smoke signals get sent up to all  the post offices, believe me.  For us, it's like a letter from our  beloved Jane - and that is precious  in our hearts.  I would like to meet Ann Cook,  from Egmont. It seems to me that  . both sheand Jane��have some personality in their writings. I like  their sense of humour and/or  depth of feelings and easy  camaraderie, and...shall I go  on?...  And Judith Wilson -1 cried over  your Christmas column. If your  family is anything like us, then that  column will be the best Christmas  gift you could-.ever give! (Excuse  me, these words seem to be a bit  blurred!) I felt the love from here.*  Also to be appreciated are Slings  and Arrows, andf" -Musings!  thanks!  Hazel McOuat  V. CECCHI&  E. PETERSON  '   B.C. LAND SURVEYORS  STE. 204,1328 WHARF ROAD  P.O. Box 1894  SECHELT, B.C.  ���    V0N3AO  ��� TELS: 885-8864 * 8B3-98M ���  Adventure Electronics   Al's Used Furniture   Andy's Restaurant   Argoshaen Carpet Cleaning.  Business Directory........  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The regional district has also  received a proposal for the compilation of an emergency hand^  book for this area for the price of  $7000. The SCRD moved to spend*  up to $10,000 on the preparation  of a 'Disaster Plan* following last  year's disaster exercise and the  flooding at, Roberts Creek in.  November.  The proposal, submitted by  Roberta L. Bagshaw of North  Vancouver, a masters in geography  candidate at Simon Fraser University, notes that "the goal of an  emergency handbook Is to define  the emergency response in such a  manner that the ambiguities of extreme events^ire decreased and the  potential fof flexibility is maintained." A handbook is "a reflection  of the specific needs of the region,  father than a rigid plan," and  allows those who hold responsibility for emergency response to identify their special tasks in advance of  an actual event and, thereby be  more prepared to respond. ���  ��� Bagshaw's plan is the only one  received by the SCRD so far, and  director Vaughan was hesitant to  accept it without looking at others.  "If we take the-first person who  walks through the door, how do we  know we're getting our money's  worth?" he asked. "We have a  policy of tendering and we never  follow it."  After further clarification by  Mr. McPhee as to the purpose and  requirements of a handbook, it  was decided to advertise for and  send letters to colleges seeking consultants to. draw up an emergency  handbook for the Sunshine Coast,  proposals fdr such handbooks to  be received no later than April 15,  1984.  Make a DafJe  With Us  f  Saturday Jan. 28th  FREE  Make-up -consultation  &  application  with  every  $10.00  purchase of Pupa Cosmetics".  Appointments are a must, phone  for yours today.  Super Shape  Hair & Skin  Salon  - Cowrie Street, Sechelt  885-31816  ~     v* ���*  :  Highways says no  to nuclear signs  Carpet bowling stirs up some keen competition in the Wednesday  carpet bowling at Harmony Hall. The OAPA has a busy weekly  schedule of this, and darts, bingo, and Friday evening whist and  cribbage.  ���George Cooper photo  Area elects officers  ^The Elphinstone Electors'  Association met last Wednesday at  C^edar Grove School to elect officers for 1984. Returned as president was Joan Mahlman;  secretary-treasurer, Vera Rotluff;  directors, Selma Derby, Stan  Jtfnes, Cecil Chamberlin, Laurel  Thomson, and Art Hauka; director in training, Gail Stewart;  consultant-accountant^ Frank  West; and settlement chairman,  Bernie Parker.  Director for area E, and regional  board chairman Jim Gurney,  reported to the meeting on the cur-  dent Joan* Mahlman was the apparent lack of interest and public  apathy towards the association as  demonstrated by small turnouts to  recent meetings. Mrs. Mahlman  qffered the opinion that when  there are no hot public issues affecting the residents of area E, then  interest in the association's  business seems to decline. She urged members to. bring their  neighbours to meetings in the  future and recommended a  membership drive be a top priority  in 1984.  Meetings are held the second  Wednesday .of every raont  "If (Nuclear Free Zone) signs as  proposed were permitted for the  Sunshine Coast there'is an implication that other areas without*  similar signs are not 'Nuclear  Free". ' i  Such is the logic used in a letter  from Mr. H.R. Hunter of the  Ministry of Transportation and  Highways denying the Sunshine  Coast Regional District'permission  to erect 'Nuclear Free Zone' signs  on the Sunshine Coast.  * ''���  According,to Hunter, the only  signs he can give permission for are  those announcing the entry into a  regional district, which are already-'  in place. ��� r\  Realizing the futility of pursuing-,  that avenue further, Area C direcj^  tor, Jon McRae, moved-Mhat th��r?  board attempt to locate suitable/  pieces of private property and ar&*  range with, the owners to haye^ the  signs "erected there.  of the establishment, and providing they do not obstruct a  motorist's vision or1 in any way  pose a safety hazard. ���  ' A permit is needed to erect a sign  at the side of a right-of-way, and  according to a local highways  spokesman, such permission is  usually granted to service clubs,  church groups, and hotels/motels  that have been approved by the  Tourist Association.  The Department of Highways  has no control over signs erected in  municipalities or on Indian  reserves.     " '  With tongue in cheek, Area A  director Ian Vaughan suggested  that perhaps the SCRD could take  out six foot Square foreshore leases  beside the ferry terminals and have  floats with the signs on them there.  Steam  Cleaning  We do insurance work  We've been in business as a*  trusted friend & neighbour for  over 27 years.  Our reputation for  quality & value, service &  integrity is the only true  measure of a guarantee*.  m  Ken  Drvrics A   Son  <"! Floon'orcrini>  Lid.'  Hwy  101   d  86-7112  Ba^4jfeiH^9  B.C;J?fen^^fchbsonspool,f^ ,Tya|] bj^YrWflesa^fc lfeaii|lif q^ ^kjjjj  IJerion^li;  S^Dtfcjedivefcfof 19*4, and'the  water system.  AOf particular concern to presi-  JUAGITS  p.m. .in the' Cedar Grove School.  For further information, call  ���886-2125.  IVH.WELS  PET SUPPLIES I  & TRAINING.  feefof a rights Mj  DOG & CAT  BOARDING  .. Coast Ve{ Service  &l*flfce pit?*" Pet  "A safe, clean-^ibe^'leave your pet  Jfe6-1J56fc  m  automotive  glass  wood Sl aluminum  windows  Signs announcing an establis  may be erected on private j  as long as they are within^jfffeet:'  SCRD  salaries  Continued from page 1  testing that the staff has been led to  get its expectations up. Vaughan *  added  that  he 'felt an  increase [  would be "fair to everyone, including theMaxpaver." - ,  -  Area B^director;^ Pat Murphy,  felt the board should "hold the  line'' until Ihe economy starts mov- 4  , ing again.   \- -/  " ^ The motion to rescind Was finally passed, with Burjiside,. Kqlibas, '  McRae, and Murphy in" favour; __  McGillivray, Shaske, and. Vaughan '  > against. 1 / . -  Director Burnside then moved  that the SCRD hold the line on  wages and give a zero per cent  salary   increase   in    1984   (staff  ^members continue to receive merit  increases).-  In an unexpected move, McRae  made a motion to table, which was  supported by McGillivray, Shaske,  and Vaughan/ The matter of  SCRD salaries thus remains  unresolved.  Schools  Continued from page 1  for grade 10/11 at Elphinstone,  and approval of the 1984 building  programme to be-submitted to Victoria. The accreditation process at  Elphinstone is to go ahead if possible within the time frame which  will allow for ministry cost-  sharing. ;  Over the protests of trustee  Stephen, trustees agreed to' a  weekend retreat, for in-depth study  of district problems and opportunities to be held away from the  Coast. Trustee Stephen wanted the  retreat to be held here, so that  trustees could return home at  night, thus saving money.    ,  Mrs. Muriel Neilson, who died  last year, left $39,000 for .the  children at ��� Bowen Island Community School to enjoy outdoor  experiences and excursions.  fUiO*  ENTIRE STOCK 25% OFF!  DANSKIN UP TO 50% OFF  *�� ���*���  .'*'""ifttSs  ��� EXCLUDING  CONSIGNMENT  ITEMS. PRICES IN  EFFECT UNTIL  JANUARY 31ST  !lh\fal(/lilu[  g&ra  m  V")  ,,.m m.i 11  I..I.M.HS   .��vS<�� :is-  SUPER DISCOUNT  Book Sale!  30% to 70% OFF  Cooking, Nature, Children's, Sports,  Self-Help, Gardening, Auto Repair, etc.  Values to $12.00  SALE PRICED  99* to $6.99  PH ARM AS AVE  Sechelt Pharmasave  Trail Bay Centre  : 885-9633  Gibsons Pharmasave  Sunnycrest Centre  886-7213  Please support the  '������;���''  ''���!'"  Sunday^Jan* 24th - Sunday, Jan. 31st  Every dollar you give to the kinsmen Mothers* March gees directly to  services for disabled persons in B.C. Coast News, January 16,.-1984  5.  Hen Ireson, the preparation teacher in Gibsons Elementary, conducts the school band of 65 members  in their regular before-school practice. The band is an extra-curricular project for Mr. Ireson, and  Astra Mutch, grade seven pupil and band president reports that the band is self-supporting through  fond-raising projects.  ���George Cooper photo -  'IjLnVv       - ' 'X \     "--.'��� ;M-'  mound and about with George  |j,';v*.. . ..���-.. x���X . '.^.:������*���������-���. ..      ���  Burns' bashes aplenty  %X.X:X :X -���  ^ '-''>'��� X~~��* '..' ���'-    Galley. Pronto restaurant didn't        awards to help h  by George Cooper 886-8520  SCHOOL SOCCER '��  ��"tast Wednesday, soccer players  irfgrades three, four and five in our  district schools, both boys and  girls, gathered on Gibsons Elemen-  ti^r's three pitches for a day-long  tournament. Host organizer,  t|e��her Don Matsuzaki, said there  Were seven schools represented out  4l"eight. Tied for first place were  ftfehelt and Roberts Creek with  tjifee wins and no losses. Second  WjS Gibsons A, third Gibsons B  ajrtd Langdale, fourth Cedar Grove  "'"��� Davis Bay.  CHINESE RESTAURANT  le newly opened Jade Palace  in^Seaview Plaza offers Chinese  di^es standardized to the Canada p^ate. We had a very tasty  beef and blackbean sauce at $6.95  and mushroom chop suey at $5.25  and supped very well. Part of the  fun is doing it with chopsticks. For  a hearty hash-house serving of-the  usual lunch-counter style of menu  at ^giveaway prices, try the Legion  JUm  t  Gibsons  Public library  jHours: -. ���'"���     ��� M^M '$%���������  !������    Tuesday 1:30 v"4j>ffri. ?|  Wednesday 10i30 - 4 p.m.  Thursday 1:30 - 4 p.m.  ;   7r9p;m.  Saturday 1:30-4 p.m.  Galley. Pronto restaurant didn't  live up to its name Friday last; their  opening delayed for lack of propane and glassware. Friday the  13th luck?  STUDENT LOAN SOCIETY  The Sunshine Coast Scholarship, Bursary, and Loan Society  held its annual election of officers  January 9. President is Pearl  MacKenzie of Selma Park; vice-  president, Gary Foxall of  Elphinstone Secondary; secretary.  Bill Forst; and treasurer, Bea  Rankin. The revolving loan fund is  healthy, student borrowers being  prompt to repay soon after their  graduation from post-secondary  institutions. Further donations to  all bursary funds will be gladly,  welcomed by the society and the  schools since the costs of a year's  university now run about $5000 to  $5500 and junior college between  $3000 and $4000.  COLLEGE NEWS  People news comes from the lists  of recent graduates of Elphinstone  Secondary and it will indeed be a  pleasure to report their whereabouts in the weeks to follow. This  week we are told that at Capilano  ..College, Hanna Jonas in. her first  veair, and Shannon. Macey in her  i^d,,are'Wldiib|r4v|ndj^cf  'ce^fidly.; Shelley Fyles is at BC1TV  one term completed of a two year'  course  in  Hotel  Administration  and Tourism Industry.  Wendy Rottluff at UBC this  year has an impressive list of  awards to help her on her way. At  last year's graduation she received  the Sunshine Coast Teachers' bursary, then a provincial government  scholarship in physics - one of fifteen students in the province to  receive this award. And last fall the  university awarded her a Norman  MacKenzie scholarship.  SWEET BUSINESS  The honey-producing enterprise  of the McKinnon family of  Veterans Road takes them to  Dawson Creek in the summer and  back home with honey to sell and  bees to winter in Gibsons. Their  . label Peace River Honey, the Parr-  mwik Apiary has been about for  three years now, the strange name  being made of their first name initials. Alfalfa and rapeseed on their  own quarter section and surrounding farms provide the source of  honey.  Another honey producer from  Bow Island, Alberta, has set up  temporary shop at School and Fletcher. Hazards in beekeeping? "In  Peace River," said the McKinnons,  "bears; but an electric fence keeps  them out." "In Bow Island it's  skunks and the only way is poison-5  Med eggs under each hive." |  BLRN!S NIGHT     / ?   Jani^,25^ihe Immortal Bard'sj  birthdate, inspires a number off  Burns Nights on our coast. Then is  the time to remember his poetry, in  turn tender and scathing, pricking  the pndextf the self-righteous. One  of his blistering shots ishis epigram  on Elphinstone's Martial.,  the LA of the Gibsons Legion  hold their supper with pipers, on  January 21 in the Legion Hall.  Tickets at $12.50 available in the  lounge for members and guests.  The Masonic Society dffers to  members and guests a traditional  Burns Night supper in the Masonic  Hall, January 20. The OAPA at  Harmony Hall, plan a pot-luck  supper to commemorate the bard  on January 24 for members and  guests. And in Sechelt the Legion  Pipe Band present a gala Burns  Night January 28. '"���������',  COOL TURKEY  Customers patiently waiting at a  supermarket express checkout  while the cashier went searching  for a certain brand of cigarettes for  a customer had time to wryly note  the sign ''ColdTurkey Day"  across the concourse and the ladies  awaiting folks to sign up. The  -customer awaiting her cigarettes  didn't look at the sign.  &  P&'-T'.''���������>rh ���'���  GREAT PRICES ON CAB BATTERIES  Manufactured in B.C.  EXAMPLES  Car & Truck Batteries  22 FC- 65 arhp... _....,  24 C - 90 arrip^,.;......;.  60 month warranty:  22 FC-50amp.. .,.......  ,24 FC - 70 amp..........  48 month warranty  ���7 >:���';.:���:  ���  $47.64  $65.39  $44.86  $59.45  -Marine & Industrial-;   Diesel Start -  4D-155...; $154.52  8D-204 $181.01  THOMAS  HEATING  JAMESON  AUTOMOTIVE  SEAMOUNT WAY  WINDSOR  PLYWOOD  HWV   101  QUALITY GUARANTEED  ALLEXCHANGE STARTEBS & ALTERNATORS  . .(as of Jan. 1,'84  NOW CARRY 12 MO. WARRANTY  (First 7 months-100%, last 5 months prorated)  FLAT LABOUR RATES  Diagnose & Install Alternators $16.00  Diagnose & Install Starters $24.00  Systern Analysis $10.00  ":->."���'/- Hours:  Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.  Saturday 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.  WE SERVICE WHAT WE SELL  Grocery Value  Delsey  bathroom  tissue  Soft Drinks  4 roll pack  coke, sprite  tab. 750 ml  750 ml bottles   .\JkJ  4 Deposit  Super Valu  i liquid  1 -39    bleach   3ei  Delmonte  i fancy  ;S .58 j vegetables  3 6 litre jug  1.69  Super Valu ��� Fancy. Fro?en  vegetables        3.99  Kleenex  3 99   fac'a'  2 27kgrMb.b.ig    :    tJSSU6S  200s  Hi-Dri  paper  towels  Nabob - Traditional  ABC  pack of 2  detergent  .99    powder  Savarm  coffee  369 gm bag  2.79    tv dinners  2  kq  312 gm  3.69  1.49  3 varieties  OVen Fresh Bake ry  Oven Fr.iesh. .E,c6rVo: Pack  bread     v^-v^gm- 2-u9  ���'���-.'���_ ���'   White o> WhoteWheat  West6n--s  faJTiiJy;\tiT'e'aW���-6^5gm���'������������.,  '\^\rV-hileo7Wboie'Whe-at.'  Weston's.  cookies  1v89 ^^  Air varieties  pack of 12 Coast News, January 16,1984  xM^M:Xr'i  EgrriQht M^evys  K '  eat draws in full swini  Lottery fever hit the Coast last week as hopefuls succumbed to the lure of $12 million. Symptoms Were  constant crowds and Jong line-ups at Lotto 649 outlets Dike the one in Maxwell's Pharmacy, Gibsons.  "'" ���        ,-'������ ��� '���.'"���' ' ���FraoBarmfcleplkHo  Pender People 'n' Places  Chain letters  e> ���  by Jane McOuat 883-9342  Cast week I received a chain let-  * ���  fc  '*  '"si  M-  * Ladles French  i       cut  l     $15.99  I Ken-Mar  Knit & Sew  .31      Hwy. 101  I at  SFrancis Pen. Rd.  ter. For a very good reason it is illegal to send these letters. They  promise fabulous good luck if you  send them on to twenty (20!) other  'friends', and the catch is. that if  your 'friends' don't keep sending  ������ them on to twenty more 'friends'  then something horrible, usually  -violent death," will befall" them.  Now sending the letter on is certainly a 'friendly' thing to do put in  that light isn't it? To whoever sent  this to me you can be sure that the  letter stopped with, trie 'friend' as I  will not be party to hate literature  sent in the name of 'good luck'i  I'm not so down on luck that I  need a death threat to spur me on  and neither should you be.  My advice to anyone else who  received one (I know of two others)  is to do the same as I did and contact the Sechelt Postmaster (as  mine was mailed from there) and  begin tracing it back, as it is possi-  ?'������  W  Best coffee on the Coast  25* per cup  Breakfasts ?2.75  Ruby Lake Restaurant  Hwy. 101      663-2269  Church  Services  THE UNITED CHURCH  OF CANADA .  Sunday Worship Services  ST.'. JOHN'S  Davis Bay- 9:30 a.m.  �����;���*-��� GIBSQNS  Glassford Rd.'-11M5 a.m.  Sunday .School - 9:30 a.m.  v Rev. Alex G. Reid  Church Telephone  886-2333  SUNSHINE COAST GOSPEL  .   CHURCH  Corner of Davis Bay Rd.  & Laurel Rd.  Inter-Denominational  Family Worship '  Sunday-11 a.m.  Sunday School  For All Ages  Sunday - 9:45 a m.  "We Extend A Welcome And  An Invitation To Come And  Worship The Lord With Us"  Pastor Arie de Vos  GLAD TIDINGS  TABERNACLE  Gower Point Road    .  Phone 886-2660 ,  Worship Service -10:00 a.m.  Evening Fellowship - 6:00 p.m.  Wednesday School - 7:00 p.m.  Pastor Dave Shinness      %  GIBSONS PENTECOSTAL  CHURCH  New Church building on  School I'd. -.opp. RCMP  Senior Pastor Ted Boodle  George Marshall  Visitation Minister  Sunday School - 9:30 a.m..  Morning Worship -11:00 a.m.  Evening Fellowship - 6:00 p.m.  ..   .-, ,HqmeBible Study/  ��� ���     Phone 886-9482 or.  886-7107  Affiliated with the  Pentecostali-Assemblies  of Canada  CALVARY  BAPTIST CHURCH  Park Road, Gibsons  886-2611  Family Sunday School ��� 9:30 a.m.  Sunday Worship Services *  11 a.m. & 7:00 p.m.  Prayer & Bible Study  Thursday 7:30 p.m.  Weekly Home Fellowship Groups  Rev. Dale D. Peterson  SEVENTH-DAY  ADVENTIST CHURCH  Sabbath School - Sat. 9:30 a.m.  Hour of Worship - Sat. 11 a.m.  Browning Rd & Hwy. J01  Everyone Welcome  For information phone  885-9750 or 883-2735  GRACE REFORMED  COMMUNITY CHURCH  St. Hilda's Anglican  Church Building  11:00 a.m.   .  885-5635  CHRISTIAN SCIENCE SOCIETY  SERVICES  Sunday .Service &  .Suh{fay^Schob| -11:30 a.m.  *���*...���Wednesday '-:7:30p"rn.  ���  In United Church Building  Davis Bay   "  885-2506V 886-7882  ST. BARTHOLOMEW & .  ST.AIDAN  ANGLICAN CHURCHES  Parish Family Eucharist  Combined service at  ��� St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons  10 a.m.  Rev. J.E. Robinson, 886-8436  St. Aidan, Roberts Creek  Evensong 6:30 p.m.  1st Sunday Every Month-r  PENDER HARBOUR  PENTECOSTAL CHURCH  Lagoon Rd.. Madeira Park  Pastor Tim Shapcotte  883-2374  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  Morning Worship 11 a.m.  ble to do in many cases. It is not  my desire to put this person in deep  trouble yet I do not take covert  threats quietly, nor should anyone  .  have to.     -'Mo.  TEENAGE ALCOHOLISM   ��� .  Last Monday a cori<^  6f people met to discuss the pro-  blem of teenage alcohol.abuse in  Render Harbour. Sixteen people.  were present with four others 'abr-;  sent,  but   interested'.   Teenage  alcohol abuse is a pretty big pro*  blem everywhere, not just Pender  Harbour, and it is estimated that as  .many as 75 per cent of our kids arif ���  abusing alcohol - that does not  mean they "are alcoholics. Befor<|  you  balk-at  that   figurevvSook  around at over 50 per cent of our  adults and you'll have your answer  in 'more thari'one drink per day'J  people. How can the kids have any  perspective on what is or isn't  abuse? It is thereMhat this groupok  folks want to begin helping; They'  ^are not necessarily a group of strict  vhon drinkers but they are people^  who care enough to spend sometime, (a) talking honestly about  drinking,  (b) trying  to  have. ;a|  responsible   attitude   towards}-*  alcohol, and (c) trying to help stop|  the waste of human productivity^  and needless deaths attributed to,  alcohol. ��  One outcome of the meeting hSS  that a workshop be conducted tentatively for" January 27 (evening)  and January 28 (all day), for details &  phone Ron Cole. Already n*6re'  , education about alcohol "shoeing,  presented in the schools, bufMt .will %  ' take much more and a fairly long a  time to even the problem but. ,As'|  Ron Cole noted at the end of the ).  minutes of the meeting, "I hike to'"  remember that a journey of a thousand miles begins with the first  . step." Contact Ron if you would  like to help, or for more in forma-'  tion.  GOLF COURSE   .'  On to lighter subjects, the Golf  Course for instance.. Andy Tapio -  called the other night with a pro-  .  gress,report. There are now over ;  eighty Charter'Members. That's .;  over half of the possible hundred *  and fifty. Also, crossgrid lines are  currently being cut by volunteer  labour and a topographical map is  being drawn up by professional  engineer, Jack Crabb, of Madeira  Park. For anyone who was skeptical before, its looking like its time  to believe that the golf course is  happening.  Jby Ann Cook, 885-9167  COMMUNITY NEWS  After the holiday break our  community club meat draws are in  full swing every Sunday at the  Backeddy. The first draw is 3 p.m.;  the last.draw, 4 p.m., which gives  you plenty of time to get home and -  pop the roast you won in the oven  for Sunday dinner.'  MEL'S HOME  Mel Hutton is home after a stay  in St. Mary's Hospital; Ella Cuni-  mings called in at St. Mary's long  enough to have a cast put on her  arm. ,.  .BIRTHDAYS  Happy Birthdays this week to  Gunnar Jardine, Bob Rivard and  Kush. Three parties this week, but  not on Monday evening because  that's Musical Trivia at the  Backeddy.  RENTAL HELP  A favour for a friend: would  anyone who has, or knows of a  place to rent (preferably furnished)  for a quiet living person, please  give me a call.  Kinsmen  mothers  march  by Ray DeGraff  Kinsmen's Mothers  March Chairman  January 24 to February.1, 1984,  has been declared Mothers' March  Week in B.C. for this 32nd annual  march,-���;_. ��� MM":.<--���--".  The kinsmen Club of Gibsons,  which this year celebrates its 35th  year,: is proud to once : again  organize this extremely worthwhile:  campaign for the Kinsmen  Rehabilitation Foundation in our  area, which is from.Port Mellon to  Earl's Cove,   -,'.-  Last year's campaign revealed a  decline  in  the  number  of participating marchers and in dona'-,  tions received. M MM M::.;.-"���������'.'M:,;'-.;  As -thi^ year's Mothers" Match  chairman, Ml.. would expect- that  some people will be giving less due  to economic conditions. For this  reason, I ask that more people give  and/or participate as .marchers.  The Kinsmen Rehabilitation Foundation, unlike the individual, cannot get by with less as this means a  direct cut in services to the people  who rely on them. . ,.>)W  I appeal to you people in our  yjaxea.^give what you can. If you  'caf)M> give money, maybe you can  gi^e us.some of your time. We are  particularly short of marchers in  the'Davis Bay-Selma Park area, the  Village of Sechelt and the'West  Sechelt areas'. We have in fact, only  two or three marchers' for these  areas. I would also like to see  volunteers for the Redrooffs-  Halfmoon Bay areas as well as the  Pender Harbour-Madeira Park  area.  In closing, I appeal to those of  you who feel you cannot give, to  remember the adage; "1 once complained because I had no shoes until I saw a man who had no feet".  Re-think your attitude, there are a  lot of men, women and children in  our Province who have lost -a lot  more than their feet, they need you  more than ever.  If you feel you can spare a few  hours of your time for the sake of  others, please call me for more information at 885-5467 or call Haig  Maxwell at 886-8158 or 886-2045 or  call Rick Simkins at 885-2412 and  don't forget club president, Bill  Perry at 886-9881.  COLD TURKEY NEWS  Do you know anyone who quit  smoking (tobacco) on Cold Turkey  Day. I've heard of two people in  Egmont that have taken the  plunge. And Shelley-(Mat Park  Pharmacy) Kattler who lasted one  and a half hours! Anyone else out  there?  osheen  h***-  iO*  IfSfy  ��\$  U^XS^Mf. Sinclair ���845-932  , "C     -;  Tom Morrisott Serving the Sunshine Coast  for the past thirty years as an electrical contractor, will once, again be operating unaer the name  MORRISON ELECTRIC   X  Call 886-8557  FORM ATI QN MEETlMG  Roberts Creek Legion Hall  ���*M^t;;^  Sautol  [Monday - Friday 8:00 - 5:00  Saturday 10:00 - Noon  - recommended by South Coast Ford -  885-9877  Home Phone 885-5085  * I.GB.C. Claims *  Wharf Rd., Sechelt - next to South Coast Ford  ' \-  REAL PROPERTY ASSESSMENT  COURT OF REVISION  SUNSHINE COAST  ASSESSMENT AREA  TAKE NOTICE THAT THE FIRST SITTING OF THE  COURT OF REVISION TO HEAR APPEALS CONCERNING  THE 1984 ASSESSMENT ROLL. FOR THE SUNSHINE  COAST AREA WILL BE AS FOLLOWS:  School District No. 46  (Sechelt) Date  Town of Gibsons Feb. 1,1984  Village of Sechelt Feb. 1,1984  Rural Area , Feb 1,1984  Location: Municipal Hall  1241 Inlet Avenue  Sechelt. B.C.  DATED THIS 4TH DAY OF JANUARY, 1984  Time  10:00 a.m.  10|00a.m.  10:00a.m.  RAYMOND C.WINTERBURN  AREA ASSESSOR  SUNSHINE COAST AREA  TEL: 816-3206'-x^X:  \ \  \  i  \\-  VOTE  I.W.A. MEMBERS  WEDNESDAY  JANUARY 18  mz*  Abovd Ken's Lucky  GIBSOMS Foetal Alcohol Syndrome.  Coast News, January 16,1984  1.  Dr. David Smith's lecture and  slide presentation on "Foetal.  Alcohol Syndrome" graphically brought home another in-  lididus   4spect   of! '*bemon  ���V        ���Fran Byrmide photo  Djrink"y  Almost 50 people attended last  Saturday's lecture/discussion session of Foetal Alcohol Syndrome  presented by Dr. David Smith,  .' Pediatrician and Director of Van-  i couver Children's Hospital.   '  ' X Sponsored by the local branch of  Foster Pairents Association, Dr.  Smith's presentation was as, entertaining as it was informative, and  ?/clearly elucidated the many problems and symptoms inherited by  children born of drinking mothers.  The connection between alcohol  use and the birth of small, poorly  formed babies has been suspected  for years, even centuries, but it is  really only since 1973 that common  r.. physical .features and abnormalities  have been recognized and identified as the result of alcohol consumption by a mother during pregnancy. These recognizable charac-  ���teristics are referred to as Foetal  Alcohol Syndrome.  '/;���'��� .'M.E>rI Smith's many slides showed  the various manifestations of the  syndrome; small babies with small  heads (small brains), mid-face ap-  normalities .including small eyes,  droopy eyelids, crossed eyes, short  upturned noses, long fiat section  between hose and lips, thin lips, big  ears, and birth marks.  These babies never have the  usual baby fat, often have abnormal chests and rib cages, and  become small, thin children often  with bones fused in their spines.  When X-rayed, the bones in the  fingers show abnormal tapering at  the ends in 75 per cent of the cases.  These babies have fewer body and'  brain cells than normal, and often  suffer various organ disfunctions.  "These kids start life with less  than a full deck," said Dr. Smith.  "Fortunately it's a one-generation  syndrome.  Just how directly a mother's  drinking affects her unborn child  was graphically illustrated in Dr.  Smith's first slide, showing a foetus  tipping back a bottle and consuming alcohol at the same rate as its  mother. The alcohol level in the  baby's blood/quickly becomes the  very same as/the mother's - if she is  .08 so is baby; if she is quite drunk,  she is not alone.  But the undeveloped baby's  system cannot clear the alcohol as  fast as mother's can, so alcohol remains at a high level in its blood  even longer than -it does in the  mother's.  One thing that is becoming  abundantly clear is that there is no  time during pregnancy when it is  safe to drink. Studies with mice  have shown alcohol to cause facial  abnormalities when consumed at  the stage in pregnancy equivalent  to three weeks in a woman, so early  that many women do not even  realize they are pregnant.  THE SORE THROAT SEASON  During this time of year chances are  you'll awaken with a sore throat soon.  A DOCTOR SHOULD BE CONSULTEDIF:  -Pain interferes with swallowing.     X  -There Is pus on the back of the throat or tonsils.  -You also have a skin rash. ���  -The sore throat has lasted more than 2 days. *  -You have had rheumatic fever or kidney disease. 8  -A child with a sore throat has fever, headache, vomiting, �����  stomach pain or swollen glands. s��  TO RELIEVE SORENESS:  -Gargle every few hours with a teaspoon of salt in warm water.  -Take aspirin or acetaminophen.  -Drink plenty of fluids, especially warm ones. S  -Suck hard candies (Halls; Hacks, or Vlcks). Saliva created by  sucking the candy actually soothes the throat.  -Get plenty of rest.  MV**  A  >-MiJ>; ,?>'M\  \f,iX?;$4&XXXi{  Sound Pharm  Xm -fwwt lo *m m#6k&tm*^x-<  s-y-  s books needed  /  ilpby Peggy Connor, 885-9347;:" -������-.  KS FOR CHILDREN  EEDED M M .���������''���'���>."���  ^There is need is for children's  ks at St. Mary's Hospital. The;  Mary's   Hospital  Auxiliary  ps books supplied for patients  it the ones for; children keep  ^appearing.    If   you   have  ildren's books in good condi-  n, and would care to pass them  | the volunteers would be pleas-  to have them. Leave them at the  ospital or at the Thrift Shop,  kedfqrthe hospital  ORIENTATION  Auxiliary members and those  wishing to be members, are encouraged to take advantage of the  orientation for old and new  members at St. Mary's Hospital on  Wednesday, January 19 at 1:30  p.m. Those wishing to attend meet  at the board room. Phone Mary  Macdonald, volunteer director, at  885-5802 if you are interested.  IT'S BRANCH 69  The Sechelt Seniors are dancing'  this Wednesday, January 18 at 1:30  p.m. Join them for a fun afternoon!  ���.:������ ���������>r\iir.,'c:.  tVINYL SIDINGi  I'iv.V  * Coitiplete exterior renewal  * Professionally installed  * 40 year product warranty  * Sol id sheet foam i nsu lation  * Available up to R40  * Deal direct with tradesman and save  * 5" seamless gutters  m  Pacific Home Products Ltd.  pall^85-37il/p^vs  Kite. ���*>���(���?���*�����..   ! ���><���'.<>���."���   "      ::<l>'.-.   f>.  886-2305  Eves^  ��**v-  SECHELT LIBRARY  A few finishing touches and the  Sechelt Public Library will be moving its book stalls around to take  advantage of the extra space. Good  time to drop in and take out a  book or two to help lighten the  load.  KARMAZYN CLOWN SHOW  A very entertaining afternoon  for children will take place at the  Sunshine Coast Arts Centre in  Sechelt on Sunday, January 31 at 2  p.m. Admission: children $1,  adults $1.50. The Karmazyh  Brothers create a fine rapport with  all ages in the audience. A real fun  show. ���'<   M  WINTER BRIDGE PARTY  The mid-season bridge party  hosted by the Sechelt Branch of St.  Mary's Hospital Auxiliary, was  held on Friday the 13th at St.  Hilda's Hall,  , Fewer people came out for this  one. Perhaps' the combination of  Friday the 13th, the flu bug and  winter conditions were the cause.  The lucky or talented winners  for couples were: first, Doris  Housley and Stu Jacobs and second, Alan and Janet Pollock.  Topping the.singles were: Margaret  Humm and Phyllis Smallwood; s��-r:  cond; Dorothy Bayles and Mavel"  Short..    . ���XK^im^r^  Whether it's a special occasion or  a break in the routine, you can relax  & enjoy a great dining experience at  RestarjRant  Treat Yourself to  some of the best  Daily  Luncheon  Specials  Mon-Thurs 11 a.m.-lO p.m. Fri & Sat 11 a.m.-ll p.m.  Hwy 101,Gibsons Sunday n am-9pm-  886-7828  ���'��������� i  V'(j.ff)  Fri. & Sat., Jan. 20th & 21st  in our new location  'fi  m.  Coffee  Free  Draw  i;< i^Stfr 3-M-> ^-oi:^:  on all major  m  m  ���m  II  >^  <;���;.'! ���  *':v  mm  m  Appliances  (ori present  'MM      ��� "������'���':      ���������       -    .      ..   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We carry  a complete line of  Inqlm  appliances.  ��� Stoves * Wall Ovens  ��� Fridges  ��� Washers & Dryers  ��� Convection Micro Waves  ��� Dishwashers  ��� Counter Top Stoves  ��� Range Hoods  ���Freezers  **���.  m .������������ m  $fe���,_,M. ...��:  5;!J.-.v.j-ji.V>.-:;-:w.-..)--.--t^  ��� (**#��  w>��  *4  ft, " *���>  mi  <&  vm  " n  \& fr  ~x& *  aveaCOMP  r&��  * i* *  ^  JB*  *>&  ^f>  '*��&  .1"  %\w  * -i-v ��'.t"*'**4 >**y;*-r^fr**-*V!>r  Coast News; January 1631984  i i  AVOCADOS3/$1.00  Local -10 lb. bag  GEM POTATOES  California  SUNKIST  ORANGES  3  ���1.99  each  /$ 1.00  lbs.  >|fc  J"il        *  I  i !  fc4rEcy  Our Own Freshly Baked  bran muffins  1.50  ������I \  Our Own Freshly Baked  jumbo  kaisers     Bm 1.00  ��� ; 1  The  PoP  Shoppe  I 2-850 ml Any Flavour     24-300 ml Any Flavour  $6.49 ���Deposit $5.99 + Deposit  Hellas  chocolate  bars ioogm   2/1.00  v-- *Jv ^'*.-*;������ 'x      .69 ea  Crescent  gravy  mixes   249m 3/1.00  Christies vj|Lr 39 *��  favorites or ^  fudgee-Os 450 9m 2.00  McVit/es  digestive  biSCIlitS .....400 gm   1 .39  /ris/i Spring  deodorant  SOap...   .2.35 gm    ��� ���fcH  Campbells  tomato  284 ml  -*, 'M a-. >:  f? 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Italian Rice  3 cups ham, cu* '  4 tablespoons butt*. -  Va teaspoon sage  Va teaspoon basil  Vi teaspoon oregano  black pepper  *A cup Spanish onion, chopped  Z cloves garlic, chopped  V4 ci*p.mushrooms, chopped  small can shopped olives  14 ounce can stewed tomatoes  2 tablespoons tomato paste  1 chicken bouillon cube  Vi cup boiling water  1 cup long gram rice  2 tablespoons parsley, chopped  V4 cup grated Parmesan  1. Melt 2 tablespoons butter and saute ham until crispy.  Add herbs and pepper. Remove from pan and set aside until later.  2. Melt remaining butter and saute onion and garlic for 5  minutes. Add mushrooms and olives and cook until  mushrooms become soft.  3. Dissolve bouillon cube in boiling water. Add It,  tomatoes and tomato paste to pan. Simmer gently,  covered, for approximately 20 minutes.  4. Return ham to pan. Continue simmering.  5. Cook rice in the usual way and place in a serving dish  6. Pour ham and sauce over top. Sprinkle with parsley arid  cheese and serve with salad and Italian dressing, of  course.'  Nest Lewis  A.B.C.  powdered  detergent 6��<re 3.00  Palmollve  liquid '  !. 500 ml    I m 49 f-  mfrntoiiHyiyy**.*!*. ���**<'���*<* t.rh ->  Coast News, January 16,1984  ������i  '  Utility Grade  FRESH FRYING  CHICKENS.   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We want you to check and compare prices  in every department. You will find that you can shop more  conveniently, more quickly, at less cost when shopping with  us. '  Dollar Day Specials will run from Wednesday through Sunday. We' start specials on Wednesdays because freight arrives Tuesday, and this gives us time to get the specials out  and on display.  Some of the advertised specials are below our landed  cost and quantities will definitely be limited per customer.  This is to enable us to control our markdown loss and to ensure a fair and adequate distribution to all customers.  We have a very good food store and good people in it.  We have many very good and loyal customers resulting in a  substantial business. With today's heavy operating costs we  simply need more to operate profitably.  if you are one whose path has directed you only to the big  stores,���or if you are one who believes that bigger is  better,~give us a try, or at least try to split your business. I  think Gibsons needs us here; and we need you in our  business. Share with us and save.    ; '  "REALWIN"  Winner #178  Vene Parnell  Gibsons  $50 Grocery Praw Winner  i&IBSOKSI  , ._IFISH!   W^.  markf;  Fresh  Onion  Rings  -7881  QtC^fSr  8*6-9021  *���#,<������ yji  DRY CLEANERS  "for Uie.besi priceo"  _______  Includes laundering, pressing option of  starch - on hanger or wrapped nestiy m ���  box.  811k Dt*��*  We do alterations & repairs  In Lower QlbMAs fi86-��tt*4  Vmttp  Deli arid Health  Jfobbs  ' ill  8S6^2936 Coast News. January 16,1984  -fcf    ��a   ''i/w   '    '    ^ s'j,* i"-     c-5? fait. '���}���'�� ? ��-yr  in iiiinmii ii���� ii^m ����� i��mi ��������� ��� iIhkhi HiiiMiM'tiViii'imrfiriiiiinlirtniiiiiimnfii nirr^  Paintings by Pnina Granier are on display at the Sunshine Coast  Arts Centre in Sechelt. See article this page. .c^ow mmiiwwsphoto  GIBSONS  PUBLIC LIBRARY  ASSOCIATION  Notice of the Annual General Meeting to be held in the  Marine Room, Gibsons, on Monday, January 30, 1984  at 7:30 p.m.  U  99  Bistro Night  EVERYSUNDAY  ��� -.���;.,'-n      New affordable prices  Live Music starting at 7 p.m.  | RESERVATIONS, PLEASE 885-9321  7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.  Prime Rib  & Salad Bar   $8.95  EVERY FRI, SAT: & SUN! EVE.  mQwm&Tzm&jd  Hwy 101  Wilson Creek  The Man who would be-Crusoe  Part IV  There i^ no doubt that some of  the other squatters consider Jack  Bird a bit of an oddball. But he is  a man driven by a dream-and he  sticks assiduously to his task. Day  after day, he toils away unaided  like some lonely Noah. Gradually,  the cumbersome vessel of his fancies begins to take shape and, as  contemporary photographs attest,  it does indeed resemble an eccentric Ark. It is cast on the grand  scale���82 feet long by 29 feet  wide. The superstructure consists  of a large cabin, 56 feet by 16 and  a 50 foot mast. "I planned it long  before Kon Tiki," Bird declares  with some pride.  When he is not engrossed in his  raft building, Jack Bird makes the  acquaintance of the other squatters  who  comprise  the   rag-tag  community.. There  is  a  motley  fanatic   known   only   as   "The  Preacher" 'X who   dispenses   unwanted religibus tracts.vfrom door  to   door   arid .paints   scriptural  verses on stones along the railway  track.   Bird   considers   him   a  monumental pest but cannot resist  engaging him in occasional heated ,.  ���arguments. Although an agnostic,  his omnivorous reading, habits include- a thorbugh knowledge of  the Bible and/he enjoys refuting  some  of  the. zealot's  wild-eyed  and frequently inaccurate claims.  Most   of   Jack " Bird's ' close  neighbours are less flamboyant.  They are mainly down-on-their-  luck, ex-servicemen like himself.  There'. is   la.ntern-jawed    Earl  :  Soristelie, a burly man who.does  diving   jobs,  around   Vancouver,  harbour. There 'is another  character called Old Pete who had  once been a blacksmith and offers  photographs of himself in "his  brawny prime. There is Fred  Buckley, a sort of entrepreneur  among the squatters, who owns  several cabins and sold Bird his  present abpde. And there is ill-  fated Ernie whom Bird does not  identify by a last name.       J  "Ernie was a cook for Northern  Construction Company who had  come home for a bit.of a holiday.  He arrived around'2:30 one rilorn-  ing too drunk to think and sat  down on a box of groceries He had i  . with him, right in the. middle of  the railway track and lessthan five  minutes walk from his waterfront  home. ��� ,.  My house was near the track  down there and I heard the piercing, strident shriek of a 90 foot-  dayliner as it came tearing along.  Poor Ernie \vas hit so hard that he  was scattered all over the place.  The newspapers reported that he  had been tossed 30 feet; .Thirty  feet? I picked up"piecesof the man  70 feet��frormthe point;of; impact!  He was so thoroughly cut tip that :  he had to be wrapped like a mum-  . my and cremated. M  For Ernie's funeral, the undertaker charged exactly the amount  ���  * of rnbney  found  on. the dead.;  man's body���about $450. Standing there in front, of the funeral  parlor on East Hastings Street, the  brother,' with tears and quavering  voice kept repeating: 'The poorest  funeral I've ever attended! The   ���  ' poorest funeral I've ever-attended!' �����.*..' -M-";    ',: ,-:' '."  To be continued.  At the Arts Centre  Myth and symbol  featured in show  by Belinda Macleod  'Cannibal Birds' at the Arte Centre.  'Pnina Granirer's exhibition at  the Arts Centre in Sechelt consists  of two sets of narrative paintings.'  In the ���Cannibal Birds' set there  is no particular sequence but allthe  ' works centre around one particular  idea - the search for self-awarene|s  as expressed through the symbol am  the forest (the world as a cajj|��  through nwhich  the/self wander^  amongst the maze of trees); anjp  the dramatic Indian myth of tn&  Cannibal Bird. This mythical bird  is a creature who lives at the end of  the world, devouring human beings  and is used by the artist to symbolize our ��� b^h devils o? fears,"  doubts, and temptations. M  The other paintings consist of  twelve works - the 'Trials of Eve'  ' suite, a story told from a feminine  point of viewt Initially triggered,by  a viewing of-Judy Chicago's film  on the making of her work 'The  Dinner Party' (a homage to  brilliant women), the artist was led  fo examine the state of women in  society as based on religious and  mythological attitudes.  Tluis* -Serious themes are expressed with a charming lightness  of touch and expert, control of  medium. ThVmanyMyariatioiis<of"  techniqueV'the soft, restrained!colour and the decorate /designing  are i given strength and originality  by the 'artist's conscious use of  them as further symbols.  The exhibition is on until  January 29.  The Arts Centre is at Trail and  Medusa, Sechelt, and is open  Wednesday to Saturday from 11 to  4,; Sundays from 1 to 4.  Channel  Ten  Thiijrsday, January W'  7:00 p.m. .  "Pole-raising Ceremonies"  Coast 10 TV is pleased to present  the highlights of the Sechelt Indian  Band pole^ralsingceremonies held  September 24, 1983 at the new Indian Band Hall in Sechelt.  Video tape of the ceremonies  was provided by the Sechelt Indian  Band, arid together we produced  this one-hour special which  features the pole-raising, speeches,  and dances.  Guest speakers were Chief Stan  Joe, Mr. Gordon Anderson, Mr.  Fred Walchlie, Mr. Arnold Jones,  Mr. Calvin Craigan, Mr. Jimmy  Steward, Mr. Brad Hunt, Chief Si  Baker, and Ms Teresa Jeffries.  Included are the Secheit Indian  Band high school student Indian  dancers as well as dancers from  Duncan, B.C.  Coast 10 TV wishes to thank all  the people who helped, make this  show possible, especially. Chief^  Stan Joe. M  Pre-history topic  of museum course  Time Travel on the Sunshine Coast  Mountains, Mammoths . and  Man is the title of .an exciting'two-  part course about the pre-history  of the Sunshine Coast. Marilyn  Tentchoff, the Elphinstone  Pioneer Museum project director,  has developed this course from a  variety of perspectives that reflect  her background in biology, paleontology, and anthropology.....  GRAND dPENING!  Jade f alace Restaurant  fine Chinese Cuisine  Take Out Welcome! .  Hwy. 101, Seaview Place,   Gibsons    (across from Legion)  There is no one text that adequately covers the scope of this  course so Tentchoff compiled  material from her earlier research  at the American Museum of Anthropology in New York, University courses she has taught, and  notes from seminars -and conferences with North American experts in the field of.paleontology  and anthropology. Materials from  the local museum will also be used  for demonstrations. If time per-  rriitsi there will be a field trip to the  radio-carbon dating lab at .the  Simon Fraser University arid to the  Museum of Anthropology at the  University of British Columbia.  The fee for the first eight sessions - is   $26;   pre-registratipn. is  necessary^ before January 20. Call;  885-3474 for inforrriatidri.     . M  Tue.-Thurs.  Frl.-Sat.  SunM  Monday   '/  11:30 a.m.-10:00 p.m.  11:30a.m.-1:00 a.m.  4:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.  Closed  %  886-2433  Mon.-Sat., Jan. 16th-21st  Ladies!  Win a beautiful  Lady's Watch  Gold Coloured  Retail Value  $95.00  * ��� ��� * ���  Ladies Night Thura., Jan. 19  4   ft  IIS  ��� Ladies, Win a Gold Watch! ���  Sorry fellas, no admittance before 10:00 p.m.  m''<-'m������.-:*\.Ntew Hoiirs + y;'/:X:  .,;.Mon:rSai..,;.7:0:0'ri.im-2i^ '?x''X\  (proper dress .required - at. the discretio^of Ithe'rTihnacjeiTient)-  II Coast News, Jan uary 16,1984  11.  Michael Vaughan, left, helps make final preparations of a giant bird carved, by his grand'  father; Dudley Carter (facing right). The bird will have, huge outspread wings, and will act as the shelter  under which the nonegenarian wood sculptor will work.   - -FnmBurmidephoio  lifmoon Bay Hc'i|3penings  Area B ratepayers meet  by Ruth Forrester 885-2418  RATEPAYERS MEET  ' About two dozen people attended a general meeting of the  Area B Ratepayers Association  last Monday night at the Welcome  Beach Hall.  ' Pat Murphy, area representative, gave a comprehensive rundown on affairs of the area and  noted that there is not much going  on due to the recession. He  pointed out, however, that this is  the leading area of growth on the  Peninsula.  [ Mention was made of the new  community hall which will be built  at West Sechelt school for the sum  of around $90,000.  , Murphy also spoke of the water  supply for the area and pointed  out that Trout Lake is frequently  used as a back-up system for the  Halfmoon Bay area. It was suggested from the floor that Trout-  Lake should either be used for  swimming and skating,' etc.,' or'  should be kept solely for water  supply. If the lake is for recreation  purposes,   an   alternative   water  source could be used for drinking  and household water supply, it  seems that signs were going to be  posted prohibiting swimming in  the Jake, but the Department of  Health would not allow this.  Somewhere along the way  something will have to be done  about this situation.  Another matter discussed was  the closure of the public accesses  to the Sargents Bay area. Seems  that dnce again members of the  public are being���denied their right  to beach access. The same old  story goes on year after year and  the public sits back quietly and  permits this. When will they ever  learn that they have rights?  One raises one's hands in  despair when the question of the  Redrooffs Trail is brought up and  a member of the Board of the  Ratepayers Association makes the  remark that "nobody ever used  the trail anyway". Mr. Murphy  has agreed to look into the matter  of beach accesses on the  Redrooffs Road and I hope he has  some fuCk with this venture.  Another guest speaker, Doug  Roy, gave an explanation of his  One Day Only Mini-Courses  * pLeXse pre-register before deadlines indicated in parenthesis  rth^iaw^^ww^rfr*^*- ivio.^.^.utf- i   * ��A   �� *#z  *���*.!,���      J-\ -       '*         **       <          lt\-*��*.      *>    **-**  t.    ��� i+    -v��m����      *w. A'  M * tVeaMaal $1.00  Feb. 4,2*4 p.m.. J  (Jan. 27)  Uof��a4Mck*Cchx*fcM>, $15.00 '  Feb. 2*; 9:304:30~p.m.   *  m*.'l1>  ���Mi of the ShimMm Cm*, FREE  Feb. 19; 9 a.m.  (Feb. 17)  X mttimiUtm. $10.00  Feb. 4; 9-1:30 p.m.  (Feb.1)  .    CMmm GooUng, $13.00 '  Mar. 10; 12-4:30 #.m.  (Mar. 3)<  ConMMinicatinf with Tcent, FREE  Feb. *; 7:30-9:30 p.ip.  (Feb. 3)  Computer Literacy for Parenti  fan. 2*; 7:30 p.m.  (Ian. 25)  GMvini Offmtcs, FREE  Feb. t; 7-0 p.m.  (Ian. 17)  }       Family Day Care, $15  |an. 25; 7-10 p.m.  (Jan. 20)  "      Family law, FREE  Ian. 16; 7.9 p.ih.  (Jan. 16)  Gardening, wMh David Tarrant,  .  *��� JFREE  0-9:30 p.m.             .'  (Mar. 7)  LampthadM, $15.00  t         phi* materials  3      Mate Meetings Work, $7.00  Feb. 4; 9 a.m, - 4 p.m.  (Feb. 1)  Mar. 14; 7-10 p.m.  (Mar. 1)  Offthore Navigation, $30.00        i  fan. 20; 9-4 p.m.  (Ian. 20)  i      Paintimj on Si*, $15.00  olin material  Mar. 3; 10 a.m. ? 4 p.m.  (Feb. 24)  Penonal Tax 'S3, FREE  |an. 19; 7*9 p.m.    .  (Jan. 19)  1     Preventative Dental Health,  r          FREE  |an. 24; 7-9 p.m.  (Jan. 20)  ''     R.R.S.F1.'*, FREE  |an. 24; 7-9 p.m.  (Ian. 20)  Respiratory Facts, FREE  Scuta Diving, FREE  Ian. 19; 7:304:30 p.m.  - (Jan. 10)  |an. 23; 7-9 p.m.  (Jan. 20)  S��0* Show, FREE  |an. 25; 7:30-9:30 p.m.  Unemployment Insurance Rights,  '  M����  Feb. 10; 24 p.m.  (Feb. 10)  ''   <WthV and Estates, FREE  |an. 10; 7:30-9:30 p.m.  (Ian. 10)  Check your Continuing Education Irochure for details, or call 005-3512 or SS5-3474.  t  MRS1 CIIOK I  MOMI   I Nll-.RI \I\MIm\  Presents  proposed numbering for homes oA  the Peninsula. His ideas sounded  feasible but it would take some  time for it to be put into effect.  In the meantime, one of the  best ways of directing people to  your home is by remembering the  number of the fire hydrant nearest  to you. It is of the utmost importance that you memorize this  number.  The next speaker, Art McPhee  of the Provincial Emergency Programme,   also   reminded   his  listeners of an important number  for everyone to remember -that of,-,  the ambulance. He was shocked to' '  note that nobody in the hall was '  able to give this number which is  885-5191. >  Towards the close of the  meeting the Chairman asked for  opinions regarding splitting up the  Area B Ratepayers Association into sections. It was stated from the  floor that it would make a lot of  sense to have a branch which  represented the Halfmoon Bay  area as distinct from the West  Sechelt area, as they each have  different needs. This is being considered. "  BLOOD DONOR CLINIC  Tuesday, February 28, is' the  date of the next blood-donor  clinic. , o  PARENTS, MEETING' , -- rr��  ' There will be an evening to get  acquainted with the new teacher at  Halfmoon Bay School on January  19, at 7:30 p.m. Teacher Maureen  Moorby is most impressed with  the group of little ones in her care  and they seem to all have hit it off  just fine.  SINGER AT BAY  'Hear tell that singer/song  writer, Glen Yarborough was in  Halfmoon Bay the other day and  has taken quite a fancy to the  place. In fact he could well  become a new neighbour  somewhere along the way. He is at  present living on Vancouver  Island and is doing commercials  out of Vancouver. Would be nice  to have Glen in the  neighbourhood - might even consider having him audition for the  Halfmoon Hams!  KEEP FIT  Don't forget that the keep-fit  classes will be starting at the Hall  this Wednesday, the 18. For information as to times, etc., give  Jackie a call at 885-3827.  Ace Hunter Is the  Ultimate Super Herol  SALLY    ^JAMES  $EU>     CAAN  JEFF -  BRIDGES  MAUNTINGLY  ROMANTIC  COMEDY  Just two. of 27 new snowies  you'll see from First Choice  in January. Call Coast Cable  Vision today...  885-3224  KELLYS 2  par Louise Landry  Bonjour a tous.  Le NDP Book Store a recu quel-  ques catalogues Francais 1983-84  ; contenant une tres grande variete  de livres passant par 3'histoire,  l'automobile, le sport, les animaux  et beaucoup de livres pour enfants;  contes, histoires et bandes  dessinees. Pour plus amples informations, rendez-vous a la reunion  de mercredi le 18 Janvier chez  Maurice Deslaurier sur Pine Rd a  7:30 pm., telephone a 886V7160 ou  Michel Mombleau; a 885-3750.  Cette reunion comprendra aiissi  une discusion au sujet de la Federation des Franco-Colombiens et une  invitee viendra s'entretenir avec  nous, possiblement nous donne des  informations utiles concernant  directement notre grbupe de Francophones de la Cote du Soleil.  Aussi si vous avez des questions sur  les activates de la Federation en  Colombie���Britannique venez  vous joindre a nous.  II y aura une recontre d'echanges  de tous les CAPRICORNES de la  Cote du Soleil, vendredi le 20 Janvier a 7:30 chez Gramma's, il faut  au moins se recontrer une fois dans  l'annee 1984.  Au nom du groupe j'amierais in-  viter-'tout particulierement tous les  nouveaux Francophones recem-  ment arrives a participer et a venir  nous recontrer.  Au plaisir de vous voir et de vous  revoir.  p/s Bonne chance a tous les participants de Katimavik, maintenant  heberges par des families de la Cote  du Soleil jusqu'au 22 Janvier.  LAWNMOWER & CHAiNSAW  SALES & SERVICE  DEALER FOR:    ST1HL; ECHO, HOM ELITE; HUSQVARNA  * m?&ms to most makes V  Hwy 101 & Pratt Rd., Gibsons 886-2312, .  .;���   Forrfterly Gibsons Lawnmowe.' & Chainsaw .  (under new ownership) .  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They finished second in the tournament. .Geo** Maturo photo  Eagle girls second  Chatelech senior girls basketball  team played well in a tournament  hosted by the Eagles on Friday and  Saturday.  Chatelech finished second in the  four-team tourney behind a very  strong Seycove Panthers squad  from North Vancouver. Lord  Tweedsmuir finished third and Ab-  botsford Christian School was  fourth.  Guard Jennifer Wetmore was  named to the all-star team for the  second week in a row. Eagles coach  Lawrence Stoochnbff was particularly pleased by the strong play  of Keily Jardine, the excellent  Chatelech play-maker and re-  bounder. Also mentioned were the  strong play of. Diana Polok and  Heidi Brongers.     M  The Eagle girls will travel to  Powell River this coming weekend  to play in a tournament hosted by  Max Cameron. :  Cougars win big  "Tfre Elphinstone Cougars senior  boys basketball team, stung by its  first ever loss to Chatelech Tuesday, came back the next two nights  with strong performances against  Cariboo Hill and St. Georges.  On Wednesday at Elphinstone,  all star guard Joel MacKown, who  missed the Chatelech match due to  illness, sparked the Cougars with'  25 points in a 73-52 trouncing of:  Cariboo" Hill. Dick Lansdell aJsp  scored 25 points for the winners.  On Thursday against St.  Georges in Vancouver,  Elphinstone played another strong  game, dumping the exclusive  private school 72-54. Dick Lansdell  had 18 points; Joel MacKown added 13. The Cougars had excellent  performances from Dean Lepage  and Brad Dorais.  The next game is against Max  Cameron in Powell River on Tuesday i J^iiiajryMl?^ - '4  In minor hockey league action  from the weekend of January 7-8,  Atom Division, Super Valu  dumped the Lions club 7-4 as D.  Tetzlpff scored three goals, W.  Meyer two and B. Copping and W.  Enpert added one apiece. Also in  the/yAtom Division, Elphie Rec got  pastj the Lions, 7-5. In that game,  N.JMGough and J. Pierre both  scored two goals with J. Cochet,  G.|Ryck and B. Dusenbury adding  singles.  In the Pee Wee Division, it was  TBS seven, Legion 109 six, with K.  Eweri scoring a hat-trick, C.August scoring two .and J. Hunter  one; Standard Oilers thumped the  Shamans, 6-1. Scoring for the  Oilers were C. Munson with three,  and S. Longman, W. Fischer and  H. Hagedorn with one goal each,  . In Bantam play, it was Imperial:  Esso Dealers four, G.T.s three. For  the.-,winners,  D.   Maclntyre,  C.  Heller, T. Pearl and G. Green each  scored a goal, .    ���  Two games in the Midget Division saw Salish Hawks split with  Credit Union, the Hawks winning  6-4- in the first and Credit Union  turning the tide in the second, 8-5.  Scoring for the Hawks in their win  were D. Kohuch two, and J.  Brackett, T. Bailey, K. McKinney  and R. Jack with a goal apiece. In  game two, Credit Union scorers  were J. Bellerose two, G.  Wallander two, J. Robinson two,  and D. Lacey and M. Paetkau, one  each.' XX  Current league standings are:  Atoms: Elphie.Rec 12, Super Valu 9,  Lions Club 6  Pee Wees: TBS 10, Shamans 7, Standard Oiiers 6, Legion 109 5.  Bantams: Imperial Esso Dealers 11,  G.T.s?  Midgets:   Salish   Hawks   20,   Credit  Unions  Into '84  at GIBSONS  SWIMMING  POOL  886-9415  IBSONS  AQUATIC   ESS  RED CROSS  WATER SAFETY  PROGRAM  M��bte  Swim Lesson Registration  Continuous From Mow  'h June (4  It took a long, long time to happen, but finally the Chatelech  Eagles senior boys basketball team  has beaten arch-rivals, Elphinstone  Cougars. "The historic occasion was  Tuesday night in the Elphinstone  gym. In front of more than 100  spectators, the Eagles surprised the  Cougars 53-45.  It was not a classic game. The  first three periods were dull and  not particularly well played. In fact  both teams were unable to score  for almost six minutes of the opening quarter..  The big Elphinstone squad,  missing its superb play-maker, Joel  MacKown, managed to maintain a  lead'throughout the first three  quarters of play and was well in the  lead 38-33 at the three quarter pole.  In the fourth quarter however, a  very tight, disciplined, Eagles  defense forced numerous Elphi  turnovers^ and the well-coached  Chatelech team banged in 20  points to Elphinstone'S seven.  Leading scorers for the Eagles  were  George Webb and  Panos  Grames, but the real credit for the  win should go to a very hard-nosed  defense, particularly from David  Foxall, Dominic Brooks and Paul  Darby, who came off the bench to  hang all over the big Elphi forwards. Elphi star, Dick Lansdell,  who sat out much of the game, was  unable to get untracked because of  the aggressive Cougar defenders.  Many of the Chatelech players  have been trying to win against  Elphinstone since grade eight and  this victory was a big moment for  them. The Eagles however have  been creeping up on the Cougars  over the past couple of months. In  the first of their three games so far  this year, Elphinstone crushed the  Eagles by more than 20 points, but  in a December rematch at  Chatelech, "the Sechelt team came  within seconds of nipping Elphi..  On Tuesday hovvever, the coor--  dinatod team play of Chatelech  overcame the long-running jinx.  Elphinstone will be looking, for,  revenge at the end of January when  they travel to Chatelech for a night  game. Anyone interested in observing this exciting rivalry is invited to  come and watch what is almost certain to be one of the most entertaining games of the year.  .  Chatelech edged in tourney  S'.: *:.���:���  The Chatelech Eagles senior  boys basketball team, still looking  for their first tournament victory,  fell short again on the weekend losing 65^60 to host team Lord  Tweedsmuir in the final of a tournament in the Lower Mainland.  Getting off to a good start in the  two-day tourney, Chatelech  thumped Pemberton 68-50 on Friday night. In the final however, the  Eagles came up against a fired-up  Tweedsmuir team that refused to  collapse under the pressure of the  Chatelech defense. .The  Tweedsmuir coach conceded after  the game that this was "far and  away" the best game his team has  played all year.  The Eagles George Webb, who  tallied J. 8 points in each of the two  games, was named most valuable  player   in  the  tournament  and  guard Dave McLeod was named to  the all-star team.      m  ' MMM:mm  f  Chatelech travels to St^eprges;  in Vancouver on Tuesday; the next  . home game is Thursday, January  26 at 8 p.m. against Max Cameron  of Powell River. The players aire  hoping for a good turn out frprnr  their fans as the tune up for. a,  rematch against Elphinstone on  January 31.   ���������';"  V  ��*A  Visa & Mastercard accepted  Terms Cash & no exchange or refund on sale items.  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ALL SALES FINAL ON SALES MERCHANDISE  Visa A Mastercard Accepted Coast News, January 16,1984  13.  The zone round of the league executive tournament was held at  Hastings Lanes last Sunday arid-  Lisa Kiricaid and Sue Whiting both  came in third and will now bowl in  the provincial finals to be held at  Grandview Lanes.  . In the,Classic League, Ralph  Roth rolled a 350 single and a 967  total and Freeman Reynolds a 341  single and a 1041 total.  The only other 300 game rolled  was by Ross Dixon in the Buckskin  ���League, a 303 single and a 661 "triple. Lots of good scores, so will get  in as many as we can.  Omsk League:  Sue Whiting 262-844  Barb Christie  Bob McConnell  Henry Hinz    ���  Tuesday Coffee:  Lisa Kincaid  MicheleSolinsky'  Marg Williams  Sheila Enger  Swingers League:  Grace Gilchrist    '  Win SteVens  Len Hornett  - Art Smith  Jim Gilchrist  Gibsons 'A' League:  Lottie Campbell  ���243-855  233.-847  266-941  265-625  246-633  250-658  248-673  255-563  229-565  270-624  234-637  278-670  221-612  BMX under dome  ���Hieexperience" of racing "tinder  the dotne*" in B.C. Place compensated local BMX pedal bike racers  to some degree for the sorry state  of the actual track as they competed in the Cycle Canada show  last weekend. The track was set out  on-fJ^e^nCTete floor /of the  stadium with only two very small  jdmpsjtp test; riders'; skills. The  slippery surface caused many spills  and injuries until riders discovered  that hair spray on the bike tires  gave improved grip.  Another compensation was the  chance to witness the outstanding  trick-riding of the top US riders,  R.Lk Osborn and Mike Buff,  although their show was disappointingly short.  .' Fourteen riders from the Coast  competed   against   the   Lower  Mainland and Washington riders  and gained invaluable, experience  against some top-notch bikers.  On Saturday afternoon the most  successful of the local riders were  ! Sam Peterson, who ivon the main  race for 13 year old beginners,  Graham Paul who was first in the  eight year old beginners class and  Brendan Mattel who was third in  the main for nine year beginners.  Other riders who reached the  main-in their class were Mark Bu-  jan, Doug Edwards, Joel  Charlebois, Chris Wilson and  Lance Gregorchuk. To get into the  main the riders must place each  time in their three motos or run-off  races.  Results of the rest of the  weekend racing will appear next  week.  Minor soccer, scores  Results from minor soccer this  weekend were as follows:  t-9 Year OM. Division:  Anderson :Realty 3, Sunshine Coast  Lions 2. Elphinstone Rec 2, Shop Easy  -0.  Current league standings are:  Wins  ' AMenon Realty                                   7  BpMastOM Rec                                     6  < Roberts Creek Legion                           4  , Shop Easy                                            1  S.C. LkHU                                             0  Losses   *  o ���  2.  3  3  Ties  '   2   ���  0  2  1  1  Pis  1<>   .  12  10  3  1  Iprll YcarQM DivWon:   .  fc.B.S. 5, Elphinstone Rec 1.  "Current league standings are:  ' G.��V5.'0:   *                 -    "-,     '*���  ] nktmmtie   '               ". j     >,m^ 1,  ���> flpMaaloae Itec  .                                1  0  3  X     -4  2  I  1  -   10  . 3-.,  Curling news  by J. Frampton  Sandy Paradon, president of  the Monday afternoon ladies, ,  woiil<i like to thank everyone for  buying tickets on their raffle. The  w^uiing ticket Was drawn by Mr.  Pilfer Emerson and Carol Skytte  was the lucky winner.  The Junior boys team of Craig'  Gurney,'Randy Martin, and Bruce  McClymont,   and   the   Juvenile   .  boys team of Kirk Illingworth,  Steve Skytte, Scott Frampton and  Rick   McClymont   found   their  weekend   at   the . Zones   most  challenging. The teams from the  North Shore Recreation Centre  and North Shore Winter Club   .  won both  divisions.  Our, boys  represented our club proudly and  hopefully with more experience  under their belt they will succeed  next year.  The- Senior team of Paul  :,Gdinas, Larry Boyd, Murray  Crosby, and Gordon Dixon enjoyed their trip to Marpole last  week for the Senior Playdowns.  The-calibre4 of- curling was excellent, and the winning team was  the Barry Naimark rink.  The Ladies team of Pam  Suveges, Maureen Kihniburgh,  Carole Skytte, and Laurie.Swan,  and the Junior girls team of Nicki  Allen, Lisa Doren, Andrea Doren,  and Hanna Skytte a heading to the  North Shore Recreation Centre to  compete in their Zone Playdowns.  They will be playing a round-  robin format - Good Luck!  Twelve teams will be competing  for the Men's Club" Bonspiel  -watch for the winners next week.  Doubles tourney slated  The Wakefield Tennis club will  hold Jt; doubles tournament this  comingf weekend, Friday; January  20, Saturday, January 21 and Sunday, Jiuft-ary 22. M  Entries- ter the -, tourney, * to^ be  held in the Wakefield's excellent  dome facility, can be picked up at  the Wakefield bubble or at Trail  Bay Sports in Sechelt or Gibsons.  Entry fees are $10 per team. All  levels of players are invited to participate. For further information  call Lee Brown, 885-7006.  Watch  The  Super  wyhrle enjoying  the   'BREAKFAST."SPECIAL''.'.'  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Pat Prcst    '                       ���     271-674  Bob Fletcher 259-662  Jim Gilchrist                      ''    241-667  Henry Hinz 286-691  Thursday 9:00 League: ,  Barb Hinksman 194-52$  Arine Wagner 217-532  Kitty Casey  Dave Wilson   -  Ron Webber  Sechelt G.A.s League:  Merle Hately  Babe Simmers  Buckskins League:,  Elaine August  Marilyn August  Val August  Youth Bowling Council  Peewees:  Tammy Baba  Tova Skytte  Janiell McHeffey  Scott Hodgins  Bantams:  Kim Kavanagh  Karen Foley  Scott Rowland  Chris Lumsden  Grant Olsen  Mike Hodgins  Juniors:  Tammie Lumsden  Craig Kincaid  215-550  251-554  235-582  235-642  243-670  222-565  207-559  220-599  149:223  128-242  157-280'  148-268  139-390  222-481  196-404  159^08  155-413  148-415  176-459  217-562  Quality, used lumber, bricks, windows, lights, plumbing, etc.  P & U USED @UBU3IS4G fWATIERIAE.S  j 11947 Tannery Rd., Surrey  MtpNOAV-SATURDAY - 063-1311  '] We also buy used building materials  PENINSULA  MARKET  Groceries ,  Sundries  Fishing tackle  Tlmex Watches  Davis Bay, BX.     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Compare ��� We offer local service, and total customer satisfaction. 14.  Coast News, January 16,1984  In Vancouver symposium  The cover for the upcoming Home Based Business Directory,  designed by Rachael Penh.  Home businesses  to be listed  If you run a business out of your'  home, now is your chance to have  it   included   in   a   soon-to-be-  published "Home Based Business  Directory" for the Sunshine Coast.  The brain-child of Stella Mutch  and Sue Elliot, who work under  the name of "Owl Energy", the  directory will include home-based  businesses and services from  Langdale to Lund, and will be updated every six months.  ; The women plan to produce a 40  page, 5Vz\%l/i" booklet, and are  working toward including 200  business names which will be listed  alphabetically under categories.  .Each business will have a one inch  by four inch advertising space for  the price pf $25 for six months.  Response to the directory has  been quite good so far, and if you  would like your business listed, call  Stella at 886-7370, or Sue at  885-3925. Time is of the essence.  ANTIQUE REPAIRS  JOtWS  Antinue Utafeshop  V.  Experienced  Antique Restorations  Difficult Repairs and  French Polishing  Mnnacle St., Sechelt  885>7467  Sechelt Indian Band Chief,.  Stanley Jpe, will be one of up to 94  delegates in Vancouver for three  days this week to attend the  'Pacific Planning Symposium'.  Hosted by Dr. Owen Anderson,  Director General of the B.C..  Region of the Department of Indian Affairs, the symposium has  invited one member from each  tribal group in the province to the  symposium to discuss- issues of  economic development^educatioh,  training, management and Indian  self-government'  Chief Joe sees the symposium as  an opportunity to win. "a strong,  resolution supporting all initiatives -  recommended   in   the   Penner  Report"    on    Indian    self-  government, which is currently being  considered. by  cabinet  and-  which will go before the.House of  Commons in March. :      X '"-X'-".  The. Sechelt Band is seeking the  passage of "enabling legislation"  - which would allow it to be governed by the conditions of the Sechelt   ���  Indian Band Act rather than by the  Indian 'Act. The four main areas  over which it wishes to assume  responsibility   are;   control   over  membership; title to reserve lands;  payment of income tax; and local  government. ���  In a recent letter to Chief Joe, .  Minister of Indian Affairs,. John  C. Muriro, states, "I appreciate  your   continuing   interest   in  developing your proposals oh Indian self-government with Mine. I  can assure ^you that the Sechelt  .  Band's   proposals   will   receive,  priority consideration as we move  into a new relationship between the  federal  government   and   Indian -  peoples. More specifically, I can  assure you that your proposals and  objectives are in line with the options for Indian self-government'  that I have been developing in ton-  cert with Indian leaders at the national level."  Thus encouraged, Joe is seeking  open support for the Penner  Report recommendations from all  political parties and from all Indian  .groups. '��� M  ' ,..'������; ��� .':;'. :���.��������� ':   Mmm-m*  In his remarks to the Pacific.mx  Symposium,  pre-releases; .to  theX~  .Coast.'-NtrnX, Joe ^sta**-?*:"���','''PrXXS?  Anderson (has) stated that the intention was to keep" this 'forward  looking'. This is not the -first  meeting to express such high  ideals...  "Dialogue is often mistaken by  Indian people as progress. Perhaps  less dialogue and more action  would be appropriate.  ' 'The native people of this country have a opportunity through the  recommendations of the Penner  Commission to move forward  now."      '���'"������;. '; 'MV 'X;' .  Joe continues in his address,  "fhereis no future for the Sechelt  people if new legislation is not introduced in this session of parliament. (We seek)not the final solution which will take place through  the constitutional process, but an  interim step to enable those who  wish to develop a new arrangement  with the federal government  through individual negotiation and  agreement to do so....        M  "Those bands or tribal, groups  who wish to make changes under  the current structure and within the  Indian Act should be encouraged  .to do so. We support you.   -  "Those who wish to wait for the  . ultimate solution through constitutional process - we support you. ^  "We, and others who wish to.  move now through the introduc-'  tion of interim legislation, ask onljj,  that you support us." j,  Band members will be going to  Toronto in February to attend the-  Special Assembly of First Nations,^  being held in response to the sub-,  committee report on Indian,self-*;  government, and will be in Ottawa^  to lobby for enabling lagislation^  when the Penner Report comes*  before the house in March.       ���- J  How safe is our meat?  * by Gwen Robertson 886-3780  GOVT MEAT INSPECTION  How safe-can we be in our consumption of meat now that regular  government inspection of meat is  no longer." -  As much as we bitch and complain about taxes and the high cost  of civil servants, there is one aspect  of government that we take for  granted - that is our regulatory service. We did enjoy, iti Canada, excellent food and drug inspection  and control to the limit of available  information.: Our standards have  always been high. The Registrar  General's' office is accessible to  every consumer with even a hint of  mishandling, contamination or  whatever. Complaints are usually  investigated and dealt with immediately.  Regular meat inspection / has  been conducted at the source as-  well as handling, processing and  packaging in order to meet  Canada's high standards. This has  all been changed. Since last April  there has been a gradual erosion  and meat is now spot checked -  perhaps once a week - and the  'Canada Approved* stamp is now  being .used by the meat, processor.  This heretofore, 'seal, of approval'  which was kept under lock and key  by government inspectors, may  now be applied by employees of  the company that the government  is supposed to be inspecting.  Can we believe that high standards will be maintained by companies and their employees who rely on profit for their existence?  Should we do something abqutit?  Let me know what you think by  calling the above number or by  dropping a line to the Coast News.  SEA CAVALCADE  COMMITTEE  Gibsons Sea Cavalcade is now  looking for an entirely new slate of  officers, workers, etc. The present  committee has been doing it for the  past three years and new blood,  hew ideas is needed. Would individuals or groups interested,  please contact me or drop in on  Ken Crosby at Gibsons Realty or  call Diane Strom, Bob Lambert,  George Gionnakos, Kevin Ryan,  or Jennifer Dixon and' indicates  your interest. No matter how little ��  or how big your interest is, you will ji  be most welcome. ���'������";'      M*|  PLEASE CALL-;; ��� XXXXz; a  I wish to apologize to those who,;  have missed my column for7 sorrie  weeks, I have, for several reasons!  been.unable to get about in Gib-*'  sons, talk to people and attend  meetings, so have had.little to sajr  about what is going on in Gibsons*  I; would, therefore, welcome  telephone calls or letters informing  roe of upcoming events of interest  and will include them in my column. My address is RR4 power  Point ��� Road, Gibsons, and my  telephone number is at the head of  this column. Many thanks for your  queries.    .. ..m -'m-.\  Chamber to meet soon  The Gibsons and District  Chamber of Commerce announced  last week that their annual general  meeting to elect officers will be  held at.a date to be announced in  the near future. :  The Chamber, which tried to  hold its annual general meeting in  December, was unable to attract  enough members to the meeting  and will try again next month.    ~  INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT  'COAST  TRACTOR  Sunshine Coast  & Equipment Ltd;  For Industrial and Forestry Equipment  ���'..-"    .���.'.���''������'"    Serving theStinthlne Coart    ������M'-M-;-M'  Archie Morrison-Bus. 524-0101     Res. 939-4230  AUTOMOTIVE  Economy ruto parts bid.  Automobile. Industrial and  Body Shop Supplies  Sechelt  88S-SI8I  MISC. SERVICES  EXCAVATING  EXCAVATING  OH AUTOMOTIVE  RfZPAIRS TO ALL MAKES  '.'The Rad Shop"  COLLISION REPAIRS  B.C.A.A.   Apptoved  886-7919  Hwy 101, Gibsons  NEED TIRES?     Come in to  COASTAL TIRES  TIRE*SUSPENSION CENTRE  886-2700     886-8167  Hwy. 101. just West of Gibsons  W*SpMUribMln  Rebuilt or Exchang*    .  Starters. Alternators. Generators & Regulators  Trouble Shooting & Rewklne Industrial. Domestic & Marine  We Carry C & B Batteries Payne Rd., 486-9983, tQII��ons  WEMRVICIWHATV�� SKUJ  CLEANING SERVICES  RAY HANSEN  & CONTRACTING LTD.'  Gravel, Clearing & Excavating,  Septic Systems, All Types of Gravel  883-9222       ��� 885-5260  J.F.IU. EXCAVATIM LTD.  ��� septic Fiewt ��� EMcavaoons ��� GMarino ���  lli'cd ltd. 886-8071 Gibsons  v ,-' - ���  ; ,/  GIBSONS BULLDOZING->  & EXCAVATING LTD.  Gravel - Fill - Logging     Backhoe- Dozers - Loaders  Civil ��v Mechanical Work Island work our specialty  Septic Fields     .     886-9984,886-7589'  ��� ' ' R.1.4, Pratt Id. J  Wayne Ross       N  Excavating Ltd.  ��� For all your Backhoe Needs  Roberts Creek  Eves.  885-5617  886-7359  Conversion   Windows,   Glass,  Auto  &  Marine Glass, Aluminum Windows:  A Screens, -Mirrors  V Hwy 101 & Pratt Rd.  Need this space?  Call the COAST NEWS  -**!"  .  <* i  JANDE EXCAVATING  Dlv. of Kowa Enterprises Ltd.  450 Loader Land Clearing  R.R. 2. Leek Road.      ^"P Truck joe &. Edna  Gibsons. B.C. VON IVO      886-9453        Bellerlve  F a L contractors  Land Clearing, Road Building,  Logging, Gravel. Will Buy or Trade Work  for Timber.  886 2622 or 886-7817  ,'��y i -:  SUNSHINE KITCHENS^ $  -CABINETS'-  ;  886-9411  Showrooms Prmtt Rd.�� Hwy 101  Opmh 9mt. 1Q-B or mnytlmo by mppt.   _j  ^,      8 yd. truck    886*8872  after 6 p,  m.  Garry's Crane  Tandem Truck Qs?~r*vif~'P  6Ton Crane XIVI    ���  16' Deck or 40' Trailer  886-7028 ��� Garry Mundell  (Thebmo-Sate)  THE CLEANING OF OIL &  WOOD HEATING UNITS  BC FERRIES  ^Schedule  V.  Harbour Chimney Cleaning  Serving the Sunshine Coa��t 885-5225  ^ SUNSHINE COAST *  DISPOSAL SERVICES  ���   Port Mellon to Ole's Cove  Commercial Containers Available  885-9973 886-2938  COWT.RAC.TiMG'  VANCOUVER-SECHELT PENINSULA  HORSESHOE BW-  Leaves Langdale:  Fall     83  Fall/WinterJSpring: Effective) Monday,  September 19, 1983, to Wednesday,  June 20,1984 Inclusive.  JERVIS INLET  EARLS COVE-SALTERY BAY  Complete landscaping &  garden maintenance service Bango  Fencing of all kinds 885-5033  Leaves Horseshoe Bay:  7:30 a.rrf. 5:30 p.m.  ���9:30 7:25  12:30 p.m. 9:15  3:30  Leaves Earl's Cove:  6:25 a.m.   2:30 p.m.  8:30 4:30  11:30 6:30  8:20  7:15 a.m.  10:30  12:20 p.m.  4:30  6:30 pm.  8:30  10:25  Leaves Saltery Bay:  6:00 a.m.   3:30 p.m.  8:30 5:30  11:25 7:30  9:30  SPANI DEVELOPMENTS ITD.  gJKSSL 885-3165  Custom Homes       88��-��24��  Am new home warranty program of  ���   BRITISH COLUMBIA      ItegMtrtd ButkWr McmMr  can: Swanson's  For: heady Mix Concrete Sand & Gravel  Dump Truck Rental  Formed Concrete Products  Phone 885-9888 ��� 885-53337  Bonniebrook industries ltd  Concrete Septic Tanks  ^ and Pro-cast Products  Crane Service Anyt,me  8 Ton High-lift 16 ft. deck  .MINI-BUS SCHEDULE  Monday'  Leaves.Sechelt  forGitfsons  The Dock, Cowrie Street  Leaves Gibsons  for Sechelt  Lower Gibsons, next to firehall  8:40 a.m.  *10:00a.m.  1:00 p.m."  * 3:15 p.m..  Tuesday  8:40 a.m.  *10:00a.m.  1:00 p.m.  2:30 p.m.  Wednesday  ���8:40 a.m.  *10:bo a.m.  1:00 p.m.  * 3:15 p.m.  Thursday  8:40 a.m.  10:00 a.m.  1:00 p.m.  2:30 p.mM  Friday  8:40 a.m.  10:00 a.m.  3:15 p.m.  9:15 a.m.  MO-45 a.m.  ' 1:35 p.m.  .4:00 p.m.  9:15 a.m.  11:45 a.m.  1:50p.m.  4:00p.m.  *9:15a.m.  ���10:45 a.m.  * 1:35 p.m.  4:00 p.m.  9:15 a.m.  11:45 a.m.  ' 1:35 p.m.  ' 4:00 p.m.  9:15 a.m.  10;45 a.m.  4:00 p.m.��  * "LOWER ROAD" route - via Flume Roa.d, Beach Avenue & Lower Road  NOTE: Friday run Irpm Sechel.t to Gibsons at 1:00 p.m. and return trip, at 1:30 p.m. have been cancelled.  ��� TREE TOPPING  VIEW DEVELOPMENTS LTp.  Clean up your wooded areas.  ��� Remove lower limbs for VIEW.  Top tali trees adjacacent to building  886-7850   MarvVolen    886-9597 J  FLOOR COVERING  f KEN DE VRIES & SON A  FLOOR COVERINGS LTD.   f  Carpets-Tiles - Linoleums - Drapes f  Wallcoverings - Custom Window Shades Ji  Steam Cleaning    M ifiSii  V -'������..-   *"���   rHwy. 10.1, Gibsons    ���fc^F^T^M  17 Years Experience'       Commercial And ResidentiaT\  HEATIINJG  JOHN HIND-SMITH  REFRrGERATION & MAJOR APPLIANCE SERVICE"  Port Mellon to Pender Harbour  Res. 886-9949  Gibsons  Telephone  Answering  Service .��,,.,  886-73ft or  For InfomMrtlon d��ll     886-7568 '  RENTALS  Seabml 886-��*"*��  TOOL  Residential &  Commercial  Gibsons  BehindWindsor Plywood  RENTALS  LIQUID  GAS LTD  W  101   SecheU beiwaen Si. Marys I CANADIAN j  SIGN PAINTING  I  if ma '  Hwy  Hospital and Forest ft anger's Hut.  Mon.-Fri.   8 a.m. - 5 p.m.  IL  885-2360  JOHN BOLTON  I6NS  Robortet Cr����k  385*7450 On the  Sunshine Coast  First in Convenience &  First in Service  Drop off  jjour Classifieds  s at any one of our  Friendly People  Places  on the Sunshine Coast  Owner moving, must sell 3  bdrm rancher, Veterans  Rd. For details ph  886-9738. #4  Quaint duplex home in  village of Gibsons, great  view, overlooking new  marina. Double lot, monthly revenue $750. Owner  will carry some financing.  $100,000, call to view,  886-9752. #5  ���IN KNOCK, HARMUft  Taylor'* CftttfM  atay ttor��  MaeMraPark  MS*t4M  ���M>4N,H��U>tMWN MV <  S ���# J 8t��r��  ��� ���   W��CHttT��  ������^���CfStoH  Oivis Bay  ��fri  Simpson; passed away  Jan. 3, 1984, Leonard  Charles Simpson, late of  Roberts Creek, in Ms 94th  year. Survived by his loving  wife Dorothy; one stepdaughter, Dorothy Brunton  and step grandaughter,  Earlene Winn, both of  California. Member of Zion  Lodge No. 77, AF and AM,  Vancouver. Private cremation arrangements through  Devlin Funeral Home, Gibsons. Remembrance donations to St. Mary's Hospital  appreciated. #3  Peninsula  Market  MS-9721  ������-HOB-ITS CUKK'  S+mrimw Market.  Mc-3400  > IN CIKONS-  Adveatare  Bteetronlcs  Radio /haek  ���711$  Sherry Kelly and Bob  Brusven are proud to announce the late, great arrival of their son Lars,  born Jan. 6; 8 lbs., 6 oz.  Thanks to all our friends  for the "hang in theres"  and Drs. Petzold and  Cafderisi for help with the  way out, and Peat and  Angie for the special care  afterwards. #3  fP��  years. Survived: by hisMov  ing wife, Ivy; one son  Robert; three daughters,  Diane, Marion and Lois;  one brother Tony; two  sisters, Edith and Doreen;  grandchildren and great  grandchildren. Service was  held Saturday, January 14  in the chapel of Devlin  Funeral Home, Gibsons  Cremation. #3  St. Dsnls;. passed away  Jan. 11, 1984, Robert  McBr'de St. Denis, late of  Sincere thanks for the kind  expressions of sympathy  extended to us at the death  of our daughter and sister  Helen Dawe and to her  many friends who  telephoned and wrote us.  Ada Dawe and Bfllle  Steele. #3  We wish to extend our  grateful thanks to St.  Mary's Hospital medical  staff, Doctors Swan, Burt-  nick and Paetkau and the  kitchen staff for the care  they gave our daughter and  sister, Helen Dawe. Ada  Dawe and Billie Steele.   #3  ���  The Moldowan Fanrijly  wish to take this obpor;  tunlty'to thank, each "arid  everyone from Egmont to  Port Mellon who so readily  shared" their condolences*.  Ybur/kiridne^ses-'antfflefp  were received With ;deep^  gratitude. We .thank ypif  from the bottom ribf our  hearts. #3  West; passed away  January 6, 1984, Joseph  Patrick West, late of Gibsons, in his 63rd year. Survived by his loving wife,  Anne; four sons, Joseph,  Robert, George and  Patrick; seven grandchildren; two sisters,  Charlotte and Patricia. A  private family gathering  was held in the chapel of  Devlin Funeral Home, Gibsons. Cremation followed.  #3  v. ^*  reserve! the right to classify  advertisements under appropriate heacungs and  determine pass location.  The Sunshine Coast News  also reserves the right to  revise or reject 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  Mtntmuin ��4�� per 3 line Insertion.  Each additional line ~1N. Use our economical last  week free rate. Pre-pay your ad for 2 weeks & get  the third week WEE. /  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  mint accompany all classified advertising.  f^^W^T  >>S*v **����� ��.* *  rw^WSg-yw^wSKtt^^  NOON SATURDAY  .       .   V   v is  I  I  I  I  Please mail to: ,  COAST MEWS Classified, Box ��JG7 Gibsons. B.C. VON 1V0  Or bring in person to one of our  ftjlendly People Places listed above  Minimum M* per 3 line Insertion.  *   ' TTJI llMJIlsfHTlfTiiM  i��wj*AiW"yjsJ(l*"T"BBB^BBBBjB����BBBBW'W ~ V^rBJ^pp^Bj  If someone in your family  has a drinking problem you  can see what it's doing to  them. Cal you see what it  doing to you? Al Anon can  help. Phone 886-9036 or  886-8228. TFN  BAHA'I FAITH  .  For info, phone 686-2078 or  886-2895. TFN  Alcoholics Anonymous  883-2258, 885-2896,  886-7272 TFN  Geijrtml Electrolysis,  Permament hair removal.  Free consultation. Ph.  886-8633. #5  1 U.I III     M JJ__  11  in  - -     I ' 1  i.T-TT  1 1     J__L_LJ_  i  S-OIX.      M    M''   1 "1  i  he. .     m   _. -   ~i  l  I -i���i r i���               ���   ���  ���iLL     J_        ���  i��E3n::L:. n:*rn    r  i  i-  I  I  I  I  I  I  i  I  ART CLASSES  Register now! 885-7606  Shadow Baux Galleries  Sechelt, B.C.  Children's & Adults.  #3  ^ * ���  ���   CLASSIFICATION: e.g^For Sale. For Rent, etc  1 r-2     ~"  2 '   '"    * j  j  i  i  i  i  J  Reward  3 mth old male Siamese  cat, wandered off Dec. 28  from Marine & Reed Road  (Granthams)   area.   Call  886-9713 #3  '  In GoWer Pt. area, P.B.  Brindle Boxer, answers to  Sheba. 10 mths old.  886-2503. #5  White male cat, short tail,  near- Magus Kennels,  Roberts Creek. Reward.  886-7308. #3  Kitten, male, black with  white paws & markings on  face, from Lower Rd. btwn  Leek Rd &- Cemetary.  886-9095. #3  Male Akita dog, 10 mth,  multi-coloured with white  chest, black face, In area  of Pine Rd, Gibsons.  Reward. 886-7056 #4  Black tabby kitten found  near North Rd. & Seacote  Way, Gibsons. Ph.  886-2613. #3  Large and Small,  Joy does  them all,  (dogs & cats)  PfofosstoMt Dofj  CfeooasJsrfj by  Joy Walkey  886-3812  10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Vz quarterhorse gelding  must sell now $500 call  eves 885-9056 #4  Loving home urgently  needed for black tabby kitten, fd. abandoned during  a recent storm. Ph.  886-2613. #3  Young roosters, $5.  885-9357. #3  Sacrifice: 3/4 Arab gelding,  show poten., exc. disp. BO.  885-3310,885-3417. #3  i PIANO esOBGAN  _ LESSONS  :  ,   )P^eei*"W *������ ��� a OMir  jm*m mo��U9on  ; 1614 Mario* Drive   "  5 pci^s'el Ludwig supe(  classic* zildjian cym hard'  ware cases, 886-9892.    #3  Commuters?  ���Wanted: Ride from  Horseshoe Bay to  downtown Vancouver,  Mon.-Fri.  ���on.  Call Gerry,  886-2622,  "Sat. or Sun.  Wanted  Logs  or  ,   Standing Tlmbsr  Top Pricsa-Falr Seal*  885-2873  Rug, 12x21 - Good condition, reasonably priced.  Call Pat at 886-2622.   TFN  Wanted: Cars & trucks for  wrecking., Ph. K&C Auto  Wrecking   Ltd.  886-2617.  TFN  Small rowboat 8-10 ft.  phone 888-7549 . #3  Truck box or flatbed, 14-16  ft. 886-7075 #3  Small (10-15 hp) Johnston  outboard motor in good  condition. 886-8371 eves #4  Dead car removal. Garry's  Crane Servile. 886-7028.  #TFN  mmmmm  Moving Sale: 2  hydroponics kits, lamps,  TVs & other assorted  iterris. Sun., Jan. 22, 10  a.m, 1635 Hwy.' 101, Lower)  Gibsons. #3[  FURNITURE  SAVE 30% ON ALL USEB  CHESTEMFIELM  1 beaut French Provincial Tbl 2Lvs  & Chairs S3M  1 sm Brittle $119 00  1 Mpl Dg Hm & Chairs      SOI 00  1 oniy Recline;  Was $589 S*SM9  1 ChestwIWrj Chair & love Seat  Special ST47  1 new HMe-A-Bsd  Was $595 S*fKS  PAYMENT AVAIL ON  APPROVED CREDIT  CLAHOLM FURNITURE  MM AM M9-1T13  VI lack NMttalfett Offin.  h  Fridge & stove good cond,  white $125 each. 886-7990.  #4  Vanity & marble-top sink,  new 22x37 retail $415,  must sell $265. ph  886-3992. #4  Fine china, furniture, paintings, kitchenware, linens.  Girl's duffle coat (12-14),  cost $125, sell $25. Beaver  jointer-planer, $350 obo.  885-3310 or 885-3417.      #5  FOR SA1E  Hay straw $3.50.  885-9357.  TFN  Jewellery repairs, wedding  rinds, original designs.  Silver Sea Crafts. Thurs,  Fri, & Sat, or by appointment. 885-2687 #4  Satellite Systems  OmONAL $1,��74  SATUUTt TRACK!*       12S  - * $1,199  $2f f 49 MSTAIUP  H  STiriON  886-7414  North Rd A. Kiwanls W��y  Gibsons (behind  Save Way Market)  Multicycle Inglis auto  washer $295. Guaranteed  & delivered.1883-2648. TFN  Short Log Truck  Self-loading, short log  truck for hire. 886-2617.'  -   ��  .    TFN  WORLD OF RATTAN  Top quality, lowest prices  012) 324-2759 Vancouver.  ; M ' TFN  I   I   !'��� ���   li   ���  iJrjpasteuftied honey "'  ' 15.4 lb.-$15.00  6.6 Ib. - $7.00  Pall included. 8868641  #3  Cohlmercjal   fishermen:'  Standard ^ custom crab,'  prawn,  cod   pots.   High'  quality, best prices. Free  delivery   from   Ocean  Harvest Products," Powell  River, B.C., 485-7514       #4  Aider firewood ideal for  woodheater. You pick up  $60 a good cord 886-8656.  22" blk & wht TV exc cond  $100 Obo 885-7968 #3  Chesterfield, 2 chairs & ottoman good cond $300.  88rV8396. #4  We "are your. complete  upholstery centre ��� custom  boat tops; foam & plex-  iglas sales - boat hauling.  W.W. Upholstery & Boat  Tops Ltd., 886-7310.        #3  Stroiley car seat, exc.  cond., $50.23 cu. ft. Viking  chest freezer, $200, exc.  cond. 886-7998 or 886-2818.  #5  20 cu. ft. upright freezer, offers. Ph. 888-2631. #3  Girl's skates, CCM, sz. 6,  exc. cond. 886-2558. $86. #5  Fox XK radar detector,  $200. 866-7726, 886-9733.  #3  Dr. buffet, $225; RCA cab.  stereo (phono, 8 trac), $375;  solid brass queen-size bed,  $650,886-7287. TFN  Braun convection oven,  $285,886-8688. #3  500 ft., 2 in plastic water  pipe and 130 ft. of Vh in.  with clamps & connectors.  $1.20 ft. Ph. 886-7471 or  886-8009 #3  JOHN DEERE 2010  Blade   winch   $13,500.  885-3948,885-9449. #5  Pump organ 15 stops. Oak  patio door, 6'8"x7'6". Coffee table, fold awav cot  bed chesterfield. 886-7193.  #3  Moving, must sell some  misc. items. 886-7432.     #3  Walnut coffee table, 60"  long, like new. Asking  $175. Ph. 886-7548. #5  Seasoned firewood, old  growth fir, ready to burn.  3/4 ton truck load, split,  delivered. $60.886-7589. #3  Port. Viking dishwasher,!  Harvest Gold. $100 obo.<  886-2136. #3  Tabletop video games, AC  adaptors. Donkey Kong,'  Galaxian, $50 each. Boy's1  bike, $50.886-9381. #5  Moffat wood stove & GTE.  dishwasher, good condition. 886-7886. #3  Mfg welding unit, gun &  box, will fit any welder with  110 V outlet. $1,500.  886-2708 after 5 p.m.       #5  '68 GMC V* ton PU, rblt,  283, 4 spd. trans., excel,  shape. $850 or trade9  885-3835. #5  1600 mtr. & trans, for Dat-  sun PU, 1200 mtr. & trans  for Datsun PU, MGB mtr.,  needs rebuild. Offers on  all? 883-9342. TFN  '71  MGB redK must sell,  3,000 miles on rblt. mtr.,  snows & new radiais, body  & trans, good. 883-9342.  TFN  Ford Capri, V6, mot., trans.,  rad., etc. Mag wis.,  13"x16", offers. 886-2631  aft. 5 p.m. #5  STOP-  RUST  t.  WITH  DIAMOND-KOTE PREMIUM  { MIST  This product will dramatically  inhibit the spread of rust on a  vehicle that has already  developed a problem  Diamond Kote Premium  Rust Inhibiting Mist is a new  high technology prodtict  originally developed (or heavy  Industrial* use It s now  available for car owners  Premium Rust Inhibiting Mist  penetrates and adheres to the  most recessed and vulnerable  metal surfaces Its advanced  capillary action eliminates the  necessity to drill and plug  holes In the body of your car a  process normally required with  other out of date rust inhibitor  applications  Protect your investment in  your automobile with Diamond  Kote Premium Rust Inhibiting  Mist it will help to ensure  higher trade In value  ADD YEARS TO THE  LIFE OF YOUR CAR  CALL  South Coast  Ford Sales  885-3281  1976 Honda Civic, auto,  new tr, new paint, low  mileage, all season rad.  $2300 obo call 885-3795  eve. _    #4  ;79 Dodge Omnj, 2-ddor, 4  cyl, 4 speed, excel cond,  $4000. Tel 885-5266 #4  71 ford pickup and  camperette. Good shape.  886-2680 $2500 #3  '78 Dodge Aspen, 4 door  small 6 dyl., 4 speed, good  on gas. $3,800. 886-8697.  #3  1980" Dodge Ramcharger  "Jimmy Type", 2x2, 318  auto., 21,000 miles, new  condition. 886-9890. v TFN  1.1 CI* II Iw  S   SB^BS^BB*    v"BBBBBBBJ��    "B^^BBBBBBBBSt  EXCHANGE A REBUILT  ALTERNATORS A STARTERS  TROUBLE SHOOTING *  REWIRING  INDUSTRIALS  DOMESTIC VEHICLES  �� MARINE      886-9963  23" Glendale Golden  Falcon travel trailer, 3-way  power, full molded bath,  floor furnace, very clean.  Accept   smaller   trade.  886-9890. TFN  ;"*"?  :X:xxX:"it^m&:Xx  HIQQS MARINE  SURVEYS LTD  Insurance Claims  Condition and Valuation  Surveys  Phone 885-9425  or 885-3643  '79     15"     Stratocraft  runabout, full canvas, 40  hp Merc, Roadrunner trlM  $3,500^886-3936. , ���   ,M  m   2 bdrm. trailer, $3,000 or  $4,000 down, balance as  rent. 886-8328 eves.        #4  Mobile home 12x68 deluxe  In Bonniebrook. Low asking price, ph 886-8663     #4"  1981 Honda 750 $1500. Ph  886-9892.        X     '       #3  77 Kawasaki 650, exc,  cond., full fairing, new  helmets. $1,500. 885-7006.  " I eVC  1 Waiti&rW'WmBtk'  ���^"B^BBBBBBBBrtBaBBJBBB^BBfljBBF     BJBBBBJBBMnBV  Please take me away! '69  Datsun 1200 p.u., new  susp., good trans., needs  rebuild. $200 obo.  883-9342. TFN  Transm. for 1600 cc Datsun. Good cond. $100  OBO 683-9342. TFN  K ft C Auto Wrecking  Stewart Rd. off North Rd.  Winter   hours:   Mon.-Sat.  8:30-4 p.m. Ph. 886-2617.  TFN  1973 Ford F250 % ton pick  up. Rebuilt 351 engine, new  trans $800 obo 885-3577  call eves. #4  1976 GMC Jimmy, V8, auto,  4x4, exc. cond. $3,700 obo.  1973 Ford, V8, auto., good  beater, $300 obo. Days  886-8477, eve. 886-9752. #5  1966 Valiant, V8, runs,  needs work. $300 obo.  886-7442. #5  ���71 Beetle, $300,886-7714.  74 VW van, 7 psngr., excl.  mech. cond., good tires.  $1,600. Call 885-7006.      #5 I  Katimavik requires large  house (min. 3 bdrms.) to  rent in Gibsons, Feb.  1-Aug. 15. Responsible'  group of young people.  Good rent. 885-3355.       #3  (l4.  For Kent  }  1,600 sq. ft. retail space,  exc. corner location.  883-9551, StevO. TFN  COMMERCIAL  SPACE  Tideline  Building,  Highway 101,  Gibsons  Next to  Lambert's  Electric ft  Gibsons  Brake 6 Tune  886-7700 Coast News, January 16,1984  I Attractive 4 rm 1 bed suite  ". in  Gibsons ww  carpets,  ��� new kitchen, fridge, stove.  * 1*2 adults no pets  : 885-2198.                         #4  ����� *   '���������'        im. ��      i  ���- �� .��� >.,���.    n ��� i������ i  " 2- bdrm plus study,  t'wa'sher/dryer, 1.5 acres in  ; Rbts. Cr. Lower Rd. Sorry  '-no dogs. $425 mth plus  ' utilities. 886-9472 or  " 733-9646., #3  i ibf. bsmt. ste., Lower Gib-  : sons. Furn. $115/mo.  ! '886-7079after6 p.m.       #5  [ Ground level, 3 bedroom  ' apt., ocean view, stove &  fridge, drapes, walking  distance to schools &  shopping. Seaview Place,  Gibsons. Sorry, no pets.  $400/rno. 886-9733,  886-7726. #3  Rbts. Crk. 3 Bdrm. modern  duplex w/w carpeting near  beach & school. Sorry no  pets. $380 Ph 886-7251    #4  1 bdrm cottage on Gower  POlnt Rd. $175 886-7251   #4  4 bdrms 1 Vz baths close to  .school and shopping. Refs  \ req. Hillcrest Ave. $400 ph  886-9495 after 5 ask for  ��� James.     \ #4  '. 2 bdrm furn house 4 appl,  '.view in the village, garden  ; lover preferred. Renovations in progress can be  ', viewed avail Feb.1. $355  ; ph.886-7916 #4  t ��� ���   . ��� ��� ��� -   '   ��� ' ��� ���  ; 3 bdrm & family rm. wood  ' stove, close to beach ac-  ! cess,   children   &   pets  welcome. $435/mo. Avail.  Feb.1/84.886-2046 aft 5   #4  2 bdrm fr/st w/f Bonniebrook. No pets. Ref  req.886-7738. #4  Stylish 1 bedroom waterfront apt Granthams, sun-  porch, fireplace. 886-8284.  m  s ���   -"       "  3 bdrm view, fireplace.  $350. 2 bdrm $250. 3 bdrm  "view $450.886-8107        #4  Langdale Irge 2 bdrm gr  level $300. Ref. Call  886-7768 or 886-8676       #4  Bach ste furn, self-  contained, incl utilities.  $225,886-9490 #4  / 2 bdrm w/f serhi-f urn cottage. Rent $225 / 1 bdrm  t furn w/f bach ste log cabin  j$2O0 I 1 bdrm-w/f ste  [suitable single or.couple  "$275. Sorry no dogs.  886-7377. #TFN  Waterfront cozy, furnished  1 bdrm apt close to ferry &  shopping. Suit sgl person  $200 mth incl heat. 112-738  6337 Mon-Frl. 886-7830  wknd. M.     #4  2 bdrm house with fam rm,  Franklin stove, 5 appl,  fresh air FP, Browning Rd.,  ^$400 886-9490 #4  : % Very clean, newly furnish-  M ed, 2 bedroom apartment,  ground   level,   walking  ; distance   to   schools   &  :���;' shopping - no pets. $395  /monthly.        886-9733,  886-7726. #3  Sm., 3 bdrm. hse., Roberts  ; Creek.   Fri.,   stv., -gden.,  elec. heat, Franklin FP. No;  children. $300/mth.  m 885-9294 evenings.        #4  W&M0��4&xx- \  Ground level 2 bedroom  apt., furnished, $395/mo.  No pets. Seaview Place,  Gibsons, walking distance  to schools & -shopping.  886-9733 or 886-7726.     #3  Artists studio/residence,  convenient, Roberts Creek.  885-5232. #5  3 bdrm. house, rec -room  and sauna in bsmt., Davis  Road, Gibsons. $400/mo.  886-2948.' MV;M. \;; XX;m:.  Very spacious 3 bdrm apt  on quiet St. near Sun-  nycrest Mall $400/mth.  Also 1 bdrm apt $200/mth.  886-8212. #TFN  Community Hall for rent in  Roberts Creek. Phone  Debbie, 886-3994, 7-10  p.m. TFN  Furnished basement  suite, 1 bedroom, private  entrance. $250/mo.  886-2628. #5  Large two bedroom house  on acreage near golf  course. 885-3842. #3  ^iiiiiiiiiitiifi {lifiriiiBiiHiiinii i miii  SEAVIEW PLACE  GIBSONS  Choice retail or professional space for lease  next to Kerns Home  Furnishings. Ample  parking.700-840 sq. ft.  $3S0-��420 monthly,  groee. M6473S  WATERFRONT Pender  Harbour 3 bdrm house,  fireplace, wdn firs, high  ceilings, laundry, spectac  view, moorage nearby.  Avail Feb 1.883-9342 "fTFfa  Sm 1 bdrm side by side  duolex in Roberts Creek oil  heat $165 mth. 885-5301 #3  3 bdrm house Roberts  Creek. Very clean, near  beach. Only $350. ph  886-8035 #3  Attractive   2   bedroom  duplex.   Fridge,   stove,.  dishwasher,   fireplace.  $350,886-2736' #3  Waterfront house for renL  Roberts Creek. Ph. 112  266-7966. #5  Central Gibsons, 2 bdrm.  ste. & view, w/W, F/S, pri.  yrd. $350.886-2940.        #5  Cosy, secluded 2 br.  Roberts Creek. It's new  and for sale. $330/mo.  886-2369. #5  W>&ft$?Alr V* ' 1~"X?'  Furn. 2 bdrm. home,  beautiful view, avail, now  until June 30. $300/mo.  '886-8724. #5  2 bdrm. upstairs duplex  close to Sunnycrest Mall.  F/S heat & light incl:  Fireplace. 886-9862 aft. 6.  m  Gibsons, lovely 4 bdrm.  family home 2Vi baths, 3  appl., 2 FP, family rm.,  super view, walk to school  & shops. Asking $450.  886-7923. #5  1 blk. Molly's, remodelled,  2 br. ground level entry,  priv. driveway. W/W carp.,  st., fr., exc. view, no pets.  886^8398. $300/mo..      #5  4 br. old house. Near mall.  Avail. Feb: t: $350/mo.  886-7765 or 112 271-4523J5  3 bdrm. hse., clean, w/w,  FP, F & S, big yard. Close  to "everything. Hillcrest In  Gibso. j. $400/mo. Refs.  req'd. Call Denise, 886-2440  or 886-2818. Avail Feb. 1. #5  Avail now: 2 yr. old  Hopkins Ldg., 3 or., semi  W/F home. Furn; or unf urn.  To June 30. $500/mo.  '886-8093. *5  1 bdrm. suite, Central Gibsons. $325/mth. Heat incl.  Clean, quiet. No pets.  866-9038. Jan. 1st.      TFN  Comm. premises for rent  immed. 1,000-1,800 sq. ft.  Lease basis. Phone  886-8138 or 886-2141. TFN  New bach ste. 1 mile from  mail/ Furnished/$240 non-  smoker, titil incl. 886-7261  :���; :m;;m;..-.'':<x./:'+rxx&.  Bay area near bluff. Cozy 1  bd   duplex.   $250   mth.  '886-9145 after 6. #3  EXECUTIVE  SECRETARY  Canadian Forest Products Ltd., Howe Sound  Pulp Division, has an immediate opening for an  Executive Secretary at  its 530 tonne per day  pulp operation at Port  Mellon, B.C.  M ���    . 4  Reporting to the Mill  Manager, the Executive  Secretary will be responsible for all secretariat  arid clerical functions  required by the Mill:  Manager and Senior  Production Manager  personnel. Duties will Include transcribing reports and statistical  documents of a confidential nature.  The position requires a  highly motivated individual who can work  with a minimum of  supervision and establish own' priorities'  whan necessary. Essential qualifications include 80 wpm shorthand  and 60 wpm typing;  speed, to be combined  with an excellent working knowledge pf  Business English and  ability to operate a word  processor. Interpersonal;  skills of a good quality  are expected.  Interested persons  should forward a confidential resume outllng-  ing qualifications and  past experience to:  Industrial Relations  Supervisor  Canadian Forest  Products Ltd.  , Howe Sound Pulp  Division   .  Port Mellon, B.C.  V0N2S0  We'll make you an offer  you can't refitse!   m  Here's da scoop. When you run a classified in the Coast News, include  your name and phone number. Each week we picks out a lucky winner, then  we gives dem a call. ; . M ^.  Da prize is dinner for two at PEBBLES RESTAURANT at da foot of Trail  Bay in Sechelt.  This week's CLASSIFIED DRAW WINNER  W  And while they're out  Ritz'n it up,  those little  classified ads will be  working hard���selling,  buying, announcing,  renting, lookin'for  lost puppy dogs,  ���you name it, classifieds  get the job done, cheap.  Not a bad deal, eh!  The Sunshine  [ Person to cut & split  firewood. Chalnsaw & axe  required. 885-3165. #3  Ladies  Would you like a chance to  engage yourself in a community fund raising activity? ��� which will raise over  $1,000,000 for disabled persons in B.C. - which has  contributed over $6,000 on  the Sunshine Coast in the  past year - which required  only one to five nights of  your time in the last week  of January. If so please  contact the following  Kinsmen Mothers' March  captains to obtain details:  Haig Maxwell, 888-8158,  886-2045; Bill Perry,  886-9881; Wayne Ross,  885-5617; Bill Simpkins,  885-2412; Ray DeGraff,  885-5467. #3  Woman to keep small  house clean. Perhaps 3  hrs. per wk. Lino floor,  vacuum car, pets, dust,  clean windows, sink, tub,  etc. Prefer non-smoker.  Can arrange trans, if none  avail. 886-8668. #3  WANTED ALIVE  ...indKvtly  C0MMISSI0NE0 SMJWEMON  ...Who can hand out plenty of  Skookum Bears.  ...Our growing co. offer* good  commission plan, hard Work  and a great; learning experience-apply In person.  SKIj-KU^UTO  PEERLESS TREE  SERVICES LTD.  Topping - Limbing -Danger  Tree Removal. Insured,  guaranteed work. Free  estimates, 885-2109.  TFN  Hardwood Floors resand-  ed and finished. Work  guaranteed. Free est.  Phone 885-5072. TFN  Pay your Christmas bills by  selling Fuller Brush pr<*  ducts. 885-9468ij.v,   ,,    #4  House painting, windows,  cleaning,4 odd Jobs. Mario  88*9245 Bondable\rx   #3  Landscaping and garden  maintenance, ornanrjen-  tals, shaped hedge?trjmm-  ed, fruit trees, pruned and  sprayed. Phone 886-9294  after 6 p.m. 'M;-TFN  I need a job. Will do any  kind of work. 886-8693.  FOR EXPLOSIVE  REQUIREMENTS  Dynamite, electric or  regular caps, B line Ecord  and safety fuse. Contact  gwen Nlmmo, Cemetery  Road, Gibsons. Phone  886-7778. Howe Sound  Farmer Institute.        TFN  Resumes, app. letters,  comp. service; typed or  typeset; Ms!/ig. or multi  copy. Phone 885-9664; TFn  TUTORING  Certified elementary  ; school teacher available  ; for tutoring ail subjects.  Diana 886-9650 #4  CLEAN SWEEP  Chimney Service. 885-2573  ���xx^xxx'-xxxx-xm  Fowler Construction.  Foundation & renovation,  framing; siding, plumbing,  sundecks, kit. cabinets.  i88^7309:;;M-:M *4  TREE TOPPING  15 years exp. in danger tree  removal, limbing, falling,  etc. Hydro cert. & lowest  ratos. Jeff 886-8225        #4  Exp seamstress will do  alterations quickly,  reasonably. Call 886-7289  If you would like your bookkeeping done and/or your  Income tax prepared, call  Alice between 5-7 p.m. $10  for a basic income tax ret.  $7/hr. bookkeepinc-  886-7774. #3  House cleaning, babysitting, sewing or any Job. Ph.  Karen, 88ft��383. #5  ~ ���      TUTORING  Certified    elementary  school  teacher  available  for tutoring all subjects. -  plana, 886-9650. M       #5;  G ft ft Sheet Metal '���  ��� Masonary chimneys relln-  ed (with steel) - custom  flashing ��� duct fittings  -steel cladding & decking  ���metal building repairs &  renovations - welding  facilities. Ph. 886-8477.      *  #5r  Qualified teacher with  many years exp. avail, for  tutoring. Speciality Lang.  Arts. 885-3310. #5;  Repairs to cameras  binoculars, projectors  Competitive rates  David Short  Pops  Enterprises^  Box 1946  Gibsons, B.  ;  OttM C��re  wdmmmmmm*mammmmm  Special mature person required to look after 16  month old girl, RC area:  Prefer own trans, refs.  Wages neg. 8-4 Call after 5  885-9458 #3  (  Zft M*  . limim)!!  %*f^fVW~BjBWjBBBJCBBjB>  Computer  time   sharing  Word processing 886-7290.  #4  x\    -  TOWN OF GIBSONS  INVITATION TO  TENDER  BUILDINGS FOR SALE  Sealed submissions  will be received up to  Friday, January 20,  ; 1984 for the purchase,  and removal of two  houses "presently  situated on (1) Lots 5  and 6, of Blocks 22-27,  District 'Lot 685, Plan  4856 and (2) Lots 8 and  9^ of Blocks 22-27,  District Lot 685, Plan  r48567;?^-;M'^ M-MM!rr  iX,'.r''XiXt:'   '��� '������'-' -.ill' !?i  Trie successful tender  or ? tenders will be  granted thirty (30) days  from date of acceptance to effect removal  from the site.  For further information, specifications  and viewing of  buildings please contact the Municipal Office at 1490 South Fletcher Road, Gibsons,  B.C. m (Telephone:  886*274).  I.R. Jones  : Municipal  Inspector  MUNICIPAL  INSPECTOR  Foothl'lB Ranch  S.W. Alberta. 420 acres,  170 acres grain and hay (irrigation). 250 acres choice  native grass, excellent springs and water Large,  newer home, attached  garage, M fireplace,  developed basement (new  4x60 steel quonset). Barn  and corrals, good fences.  Only $379,000. Additional  land and buildings  available to purchase or  rent. Jack Fuisom, Chief  Mountain Realty.  1-(403)628-3775. #3  XXX Adult Video XXX  Hundreds of titles. $41.95.  Same day shipment. Free  Catalogue; Toll Free 112.  800 66&0500 or write: Visions, P.O. Box 405, Surrey,  B.CV3T5B6. #3  Paddle Fans. The original  fan store. Wholesale and  retail. Free catalogues..  Ocean Pacific Fan Gallery  Inc., 4600 East Hastings.  Street, Burnaby, B.C. V5C  2K5. Phone 112-2990668.  .-, - ./ '.X; ���;���/':     tfh  Lighting Fixtures. Western  .Canada's largest display.  I Wholesale and retail. Free  j catalogues available. Nor-  burn Lighting Centre inc.,  ' 4600 East Hastings Street,  Burnaby,  B.C.  V5C 2K5.  Phone 2990666. TFN  iQuality apartment-size  matching fridges and  Manges, from $395 per set.  ' up to one year guarantee.  Edmonds Appliance Cen-  tre ltd., Burnaby, B.C.  525-0244. #3  , GIBSONS RCMP  Things are settling down a bit at  the Gibsons RCMP detachment  this week. Police have a composite  drawing of the suspect in the  Todd's Clothing Store robbery last  December 12. He is described as a  white male, 30 years, 5*10", 165  lbs, with black hair, full beard and  a moustache. He was wearing a  dark blue toque with a blue ball on  top, blue three quarter length plaid  ' jacket and blue jeans. Any person  having information regarding this  offence is requested to contact the  Gibsons RCMP.  "  7��/^v^  A theft was reported on the 9th  from the Marine Crescent area;  two red metal car ramps were  stolen from a garage. On the same  day, police received a report of  willful damage from Highway 101  near Wyngaert Road. Two of the  tires of a parked pickup truck were  punctured, maybe with a nail.  A local adult male was apprehended by police as he drove  off the ferry at Langdale at 7:30  a.m. and charged with impaired  driving. His condition was  reported to police by authorities on  the ferry.  Finally, Art McKay pleaded  guilty to a charge of injuring an  animal and was fined $350. The  charge was laid on McKay following an incident last November8in  which McKay attacked a chained  dog with a chainsaw. The dog had  to be destroyed as a result of injuries received by McKay.  SECHELT RMCP  There were several thefts this  week; someone attempted to steal a  canoe on the 8th, causing in the attempt $100 worth of damage to the  car it was mounted on. The car was  parked on Wakefield Road at the  ��� time;''-.-.���'������  On the same day, there were two  reports of theft from the East Porpoise Bay Road area; a truck, a  welder and some booster cables  were; stolen from a residence and  some gas was stolen from the Cho-  quier and Sons welding lot. Two  juveniles were apprehended in connection with these thefts and were  held for questioning. The truck,  the welder and booster cables were  recovered by police and the youths  are believed to be responsible for  that theft. Police have determined  that the' gas was stolen by the  youths.  A CB radio was reported stolen  on the 10th from Wildwood Road  in Halfmoon Bay. The radio was  worth $100. On the 11th, an 8'  Sabot Bram sailboat valued at $300  was reported stolen trorn the  Redrooffs Road area; the/: boat;  mahogany: in colour, could have  been taken in the last two months.  Also on the 1 lth, an aluminium extension ladder, left on the side of  the road near the arena by the  owner; was stolen, m  Three break and entries were  reported this Week; a Fisher VCR  and three movies were stolen on  the 7th from a NorWest Bay Rqad  residence; another NorWest Bay  Road residence was reported on  the 12th to have been entered  sometime last December. Nothing  was stolen from, that residence but  it appears that some-food was consumed, mm'M'-'MM m?. ���,...,-:. .  On the 13th, a trailer at the  Chatelech Secondary School housing the Alternate School was  broken into and some money was  taken.".  On the 12th, police received a .  report that a prowler had been seen  in the NorWest Bay Road area on  Mason Road;  Vandalism was reported ont he  11th from the Fisheries Department in Madeira Park. Vandals cut  a line on the side of the department's boat and disconnected the  automatic pump. The boat would  have sunk if it hadn't been seen sitting low in the. water the next morning. About $400 worth of damage  was done to the boat by sea water.  Two incidents which may or may  not be related were reported to  police on the 8th. A man wjas  travelling northbound on Highway  101 near Hill Road in West Sechelt  when the windshield of his car suddenly exploded. The man neither  saw nor heard anyone although he  told police, he was certain a bullet  was responsible for the damage to  his windshield. Police patrolled the  area but saw no one. That incident  occurred at 4 p.m. Earlier that day,  police received a complaint from  the same area that shots were being  fired. Investigation of the complaint by police was also fruitless.  Finally, Sechelt RCMP have a  lifejacket, a 12/12 Lumberman,  found on Redrooffs Road on the  9th. Inside the jacket is written the  name B. Fellows, Roberts Creek.  ���Mt   oitSBv       <^Bk ^  Wood & Metal working  machines. Quality tools at  lowest prices. Bandsaws,  tabiesaws, jointers;  planers, metal & wood  lathes & many more. For  free catalogue, write: Busy  Bee Machine Tools, 2444  Douglas Road, Burnaby,  B.C. V5C 5B3. Phone  (604)298-1754. #3  Allergy Products  and free information  available from Specialty  Pharmacy by mall. Write:  SISU,( 1724 West Broadway, Vancouver, B.Cr V5Y  1L4.,,. ;���' <W  Ski holidays ��� Big Whits,  Kslownc. Five nights from  $95. per person ,quad. In-  Saor swimming, hot-tubs,  tchens,  fireplaces,  dining. Ski from your door.  Summit Leisure  -112-800-663-9041. #6  Hawaii - Plantation Hals,  Kauai - 160 one bedroom  condos, fully furnished,  sleeps six, $350 week.  Write: 484 Kuhio Highway,  Kapaa, HI. 96746. Phone:  (808)822-4941. #3  28 acres, 68' mobile,  12'x24' addition, 30 miles  west of Williams Lake. Oil  wood heat, all utilities, spring water, outbuildings.  $58,500 obo. Greg  392-5052. #3  Upgrade   your   P.C.   for  P.C.-cornpatlble 10 MG  hard-drive subsystem  $1,799. Gemini 10X printer  $399. Apple-compatible  computers with function  keys '$399. CloverCity Computers. 581-1615 ; #3  79 Westsm Star 8V82TA  15^SP44 rears 90% rubber  2500 hrs. on engine/trans  74 page & page, logging  trailer. 16 yd. Nahanni box.  $47,500 Obo. 344-6238.  Golden  #3  Fantastic Deal  Vancouver's   Centennial i  Hotel. Any two nights $75 J  (until March 31/84). Walk to  VGH & Dome. 898 West  Broadway,   Vancouver,  B.C.,    V52    UoY'Tel.  872-8861. Bring Ad. #3  Career ptantilng? Personal  growth? Get both at  .Canada's Christian University: recognized degrees In  Business, Computers,  Education, Arts, Sciences,  Aviation, P.E., and more.  For a: free catalogue and  financial aid Information,  call Trinity Western collect.  888-7511 and ask. for  'Datapack' '84.#3  Private: Near new, commercial building and property, Jsland Highway,  Parksville, Vancouver  Island. $110,000. Also includes equipment and fixtures of present successful  second-hand business.  248-8744,248-8247 #3  Save Dollars  Save up to 40% on your  food bill. For Information  send name, address,  phone number to Direct  Sales c/o Box 764,  Aldergrove, B.C., VOX 1A0  #3  Pharmacist/materials  manager position available  February 13,1984. Previous  hospital pharmacy and  purchasing experience  desirable. Sole charge  position. Salary In accordance with H.S.A.  Registration with B.C. Col-  - lege Pharmacists essential. Applications to: B.  Sykes, Box 370, Bulkley  Valley District Hospital,  Smithers, B.C. V0J 2ND.   #  We require logging trucks  for off highway hauling in  the Prince George area.  Fellerbunchers, snippers,  and skidders are required  for our- operations in  Houston. Camp job. Please  call 563-9271 or eves.  564-1491 or 962-6990.      #3  Log    home    builders,  minimum four houses experience; round log, scribe  fit, all tools. Willingness to  relocate to Alberta. Wages  commensurate with ability.  (403)962-2337 #3  Downtown Vancouver plus  magnificent harbour views.  Luxury accommodation,  full facilities, superb dining  and reasonable rates. Holiday Inn Harbourslde -the  better place to be. Reservations: 689-9211 #11  Fres 128;;j>age Career  Guide shows how to train  at home for 205 top-paying  full M and part-time jobs.  Grantbn Institute, 267A  Adelaide StreetMWest,  Toronto. Call (416)977-3929  -today.: J--;-^;;y ,,';mm.M v-*3  M]Mre;Jace-:';;'rMM  Spiritual Tarot Card & Palm  Reader. She will help you  In Love, Business, Marriage, & Health. Send $10 &  full date of birth & nature  of problems to: Mrs. Jace,  102-2633 E. Hastings St.,  Vancouver, B.C., V5K 125.  Telephone: 255-6303      #3  First time offered  Food Business  Lucrative and recession-  proof. $7500 investment  (secured). Full training,  minimal sales ability needed. Ideal for smaii town or  large city for honest,  trustworthy individual.  Realistic first1 year  $100,000. ��� Phone  (604)526-4272, ask for Mr.  'Darivers.M :V'--'f*3 ���  New muftMsvsi marketing  company in Canada, Bee-  Lievable Products Inci,  representing 100% natural  beehive products  ���honeybee pollen propolis,  royal Jelly, through 'Honey  money financial opportunity*; Become involved.  Write: Lynnwood Ripley,  761 Queen Street,  Chatham,  Ontario,  N7M  2K3;m.m,m m '���;���'-. ������:#"  Don't be left out In the  cold: Profit by It! Now you  can succeed in the multi-  million dollar energy conservation industry by selling and Installing  Magnetherm magnetic interior storm windows. Our  Magnetherm in-home  dealer plan eliminates high  start-up costs, and allows  you to prof it quickly oh the  mbst energy efficient  storm window system  .available. Call now;  Spencer Energy Products,  (604)669-7283. Xu  It's not too lata! Learn Income Tax preparation now.  Write: U.&R Scliools, 1345  Pembina Hwy;, Winnipeg,  Manitoba, R3T 2B6, for  Free brochure. #3 Coast News, January 16,1984  17.  Mother and daughter play on this sunny winter's day.  ';;M',;. ���'.'.'':;::'M-.. ' Mi-   M ; l.jnn Undsiy phplp'  Marina meeting slated  MThe promised marina public information meeting will be held on  Tuesday, January 24, at 7:30 p.m.  in Gibsons council chambers.  Jon McRae and Art Mclnnes,  representatives of Gibsons Marine  Hotel Incorporated, and Gibsons  council members, will be present to  answer questions from the public.  Sechelt firemen  elect new officers  ..'. Th> annual meeting of .the  Sechelt Volunteer Fire Department  was held in the fire hall on January  11,  1984. The following officers  , and executive were elected to serve  for the 1984 term: chief, Trevor  Johnston; captains, Dean  Robilliard, John Yates, R.(Bob)  Wing; secretary, Jim Anseii;  treasurers, Ron Sim, Clark Miller;  assistant chief, A;D. (Tony) Pike;  lieutenant, Ron CaldweU; training  officer, Chris Caldwell; steward,  W. (Bill) Green; chairman,  R.(Bob)Janis; entertainment, Ken  Trent.  The Sechelt Fire Department  responded to 66 emergency call-  outs in 1983. This is down by 12  per cent from the previous year.  MAN \ \KDS  2 AUCTIONS  J^l      RECEIVERSHIP OF BAYLEN INDUSTRIES LTD.  Wharf Road, Sechelt/ B.C.  Friday, Jan. 27th, 12 Noon  Preview: |an, 27th, 9 a.m. - Noon  y LATHES Mazak 21/29x80 TTA ��� Mazak 16x60 TTA ��� Mazak 16x60 Hyd.  Copier ��� Harrison 11x20 ���Ward 2-C Turret13x24 Bar Feed ��� MILLS  :Weh^co FU2R Univ. ,11x49 Tble. ��� Elliott 10x52 Vert. ��� GRINDERS  -6x16 Hyd. Surface Crdr. Webster & Perks 10x30" Cyl. Grdr. ��� MISC.  MACHINE TOOLS - Royal 10" Shaper ��� W Red; D>. Drill Bit Crdr. ���  Strand Gear Head Col. Drill ��� Alvmaster Col. CO. Saw ��� Elha 16" Col.  .Drill ��� 5 ton O.B.I. Punch Press ��� 50 ton Shop Press ���10x14" Forte Band-  saw ��� 4x7" Bandsaw ��� 5 hp Comp, �� Welder ��� Broach Set ��� Reamers ���  Drills ���Surface Plates ���Tapping Head ���Collets ��� Carbide Tools ��� Bench  Grinders ��� Power & Hand Tools ���Vices ��� Arbor Press ��� Taps ��� Dies ���  Milling Cutters r Dividing Head ��� Etc. ^  2 Voluntary liquidation of   r  BAY FOREST PRODUCTS, 730 TAYLOR ST., VANC.B.C  Thurs., Feb. 2 -^10 a.m.  Preview: Wed., Feb 1st, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.  DEBRKR - Nicholson 60" Mech. .��� GANG Linck 30x28 Rd. Lg. ��� CARRIAGE Powell 60" 4 Blk. ��� DRIVE 250 hp AC/DC ��� HEADRlG Filer &  Stolewell 9' Dbl. Cut EDGERS 10x42 -5 Saw c/w Setwks ��� 4x22 - 2 Saw  c/w SetWks ��� RESAW Yates\T c/w Linebar ��� TBR CRANE - 2'/z ton 45'  Span ��� CHIPPERS 2-Sumner 66" 16 Knife ��� Mater 26" Drum Chipper ���  HDG 48x30 CAE Knife ���COMPRESSORS I.R. 1000 CFM Recip. ��� Broom*-  \ wade 1200 CFM Recip. ��� CHIP SCREENS S'/ixlO' D.D. Rotex 4x9' Drum  /Sawdust Scrn. <C.Q. SAWS - LM 7' Chain ���54" Swing* 2-48" Track ���  FQRKLIFTS 78 & 74 20,000 lb. Clarks P/W Detroits ��� 2-73 18,000 Claries  P/VV Detroits ��� CARRIERS 6 Hysters 74 to 6048x52 Bolster P/W Perkins ���  BOATS 74 Madill Dozer 13r6" ��� 16' Al Hull 'Plus Saw Filing Equip. ���  Slasher Deck-��� Chip & Hog Ldg. Facility ��� Log Turners ��� Numerous  Refuse & Belt Conv..�� Numerous Transfer Dks. & Rollcases ��� Electrical  trans., Boxes, Wiring-* MOTORS ��� REDUCERS ��� HULA SAWS ��� MAINT.  SHOP ��� CHIP & SAWDUST PIPING ��� SPRINKLER SYSTEM ���BUILDINGS  ��� SUPPLIES, ETC.  FREE PICTORIAL BROCHURE ON REQUEST  Maynard^Muct  loneers  :v- <   H <    /MM   MJ/h  m^s^^^^^^^^^^^  by Dee Cee  "And looking back I must confess/ I've little cause to feel elate/  I've played the mummer, more or  less;/ I fumbled fortune, flouted  fate/ I've vastly dreamed and little  done;/ I've idly watched my  brothers strive;/ Oh, I have  loitered in the sun/ By primrose  paths to thirty-five." '  The only error, as far as 1 am  concerned, in the above lines is that  I read them oh the morning of my  40th birthday and they certainlyM  not only upset me prbfo^ridly^but  were, lam sure, largely,responsible  for the events that followed on that  remarkable day. -.--^-  Like--many "veterans, the post- -  war years were far from happj^ 'i  ones for me. I seemed unable to  cope   with   the   transition   from  military to civilian life; and; to add  to my confusion, things were going  badly on the domestic front. I had:  always had a restless.nature and;  now t hat the excitement and urgency of the war years had abated, l.U  found life so damned dull ahdM  uninteresting that MI Msought  any^;  means of escape. It was not long in  coming! "-._;  I obtained my Melease from the  RCAF out at Jericho Beach on  February   8,    1946.   Strangely  enough, in view of my somewhat  erratic  career  in   His   Majesty's  Armed Forces, they (the Brass) did  their utmost to try and persuade  me to sign up for another five  years, but I was having none of iti  All I wanted was io get out of the  "monkey suit" I had worn for the  past five years and away from the  discipline and restraints that the  wearing of it entailed. 1 was sick  and tired of the contradictions and  senselessness  I  had  seen  during s  those war years. I was hoping to '  find some form of sanity in a  civilian job and a quiet life at home  with a wife and possibly,, if things !,  went right, a family. Thai I was  deluding myself I failed to take in- j  to account, but I have to face it J  now that I was as incapable of set- j  fling into some quiet, dull routine [  then as I am today. The leopard  cannot change his spots that easily.  I took the first job that.was ofV  fered With the B.C. Forestry Serj-  vice On one of their survey boats,  the B.C. Forester. It was seasonal  work and I spent a pleasant enough  summer up and down the west  coast of Vancouver.^ Island. It was  not a hard job, in the sense that I  was overworked, as the "boys"  (ten in number) were ashore a great  deal of the time surveying timber,  which left me with only the boss,  Mr. Silburn and the chief engineer  to cook for. Seeing that most of  the chaps were university students,  we were back in the Fraser River  around the end of September in  time for the fall and winter  semester.  I couldn't afford to stay out of  work too long, as we had bought a  house in Vancouver's east side and  there were mortgage payments that  had to be kept up. I cannot recall  all the different jobs I had during  this period but they ranged from  work with the CPR in the dining  cars, to a brief stint at the Nitinat  gold mines out of Port Alberni. I  W^/W  FACTORY  -~-~~~~~   SPECIALS  26" REMOTE       MODEL SS 2565  CONTROL  $QOQ   00  COLOUR T.V.  20"  COLOUR T.V.  MODEL S 1906  $CT/IA 00  20" REMOTE     model ss 1929  CONTROL    SaCAO   00  COLOUR T.V.  SUNSHINE COAST T.U,  COWRIE STREET, SECHELT  885.9816  After the SALE It's th��y SEfiViCE that counts  even went back for a short time as  a civilian cook in the officers' mess  at JericHo Beach, but that job ended abruptly when the place caught  fire and burned to the ground.  *  The summer of '47 went pretty  much the same. I was back with the  Forest Service on the same vessel  and, with the completion of the  west coast survey, we spent the remainder of the season over on the  Queen Charlotte Islands. The  winter and spring followed a  similar pattern as formerly but this  time!even worked in a short-order  .{restaurant oh Robson Street and I  . hatedievery damned minute of it.  I find it strange that I finally acquiesced,' at, Mary's insistence, to  buying our own restaurant out on  Kingsway in the McKay district.  ���������-...Actually-.it- was far from being  pretentious, as it was a little rundown coffee bar, but I used the  balance of my Service credits getting it fixed up and things went well  for a time. We were not in the. processor making a fortune there but  ' we paid our bills and made living  expenses besides. I can only  presume that Mary was happy  about it all but, on the contrary, I  was miserable and longed to get  away from this dull, prosaic existence.  It was not only the reading of  Robert Service that unsettled me,,  but I realized that here I was 40  years of age and all my bpyhoiod  dreams were so far unfulfilled.  Sure, 1 had seen a little of the world  with a trip to Africa on the  passenger liners, an emigration to  Canada when things got a little out  of hand in Kent, England and,  later, a revisit to England and  Europe during the war years, but  there was so much of the world I  hadn't seen and time was slipping  by so quickly.  I had to do something about it  and do it fast and the opportunity  came out at that pokey little  restaurant on Kingsway. I won't go  into all the ghastly details, but my  wife and I had a terrific argument  over one of the waitresses and it  was all I needed as an excuse to  take* 0f. I yanked off my white  apron, phoned a taxi, stopped  briefly at the liquor store on  'Hastings, near Main, and stormed  into  the  West  Coast  Seamen's  js-Uniori offices oh Water St.  m: There-was a ship, the StS;TTdh-������'  91iaraV heeding a1 c6dkr so I tossed in v  my card and that night at 7 p.m.  we passed under the Lion's Gate  Bridge, heading for Japan. It had  been a hectic day but somehow I  was at peace with myselfifM M M  C  I was on the move again!       > ~-'  Through the mist of sorrow, watch for the soft beacons  of friendship to guide you. Your friends, neighbors and  family will support you and help to lead you to comfort and  consolation at the time when you need it most We pledge  ourselves to giving you the best assistance possible.  You know us ... you can depend on our help.  1665 Seaview  Gibsons  D.A. OEVUN  Director  886-9551  Knowledge & experience is  your best guarantee of proper coverage at the lowest  cost  We offer both  '\!i  SUNSHINE COAST  INSURANCE AGENCIES  LTD.  Credit Union Offices  Sechelt  sene:  Teredo Square  885-2291  Motor Licence Off fee-General Insurance  Notice Board  Sponsored as a public  service by the Sunshine Coast News &  John   R.   Goodwin,  CA,/ Phone 24 hrs.  885-2456  Coming Events  NOTE: Early announcements wlH be run one*, then mutt bt ra-  submitted no mora than om month prior tothe want. .'.  Canadian Diabetes Association meeting January 17, 7 p.m., boardroom, St. Mary's Hospital  Elphinstone Pioneer Museum, Gibsons, is now open on Winter Hours,  10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday-Saturday. M  Parents and Tott Drop-In Prooramme starts at St. Hilda's Anglican  Church Hall, Tues., Jan; 17,10:30-'l2:30. Fee'$1.50. For Information call  885-3523.     . ..'.. 'M ���  Sunshine Coast Business A Professional Women's Club monthly dinner-meeting January 17, Sechelt inn; 6:30 p.m. Visitors welcome. Call  Enid, 885-9320;.'    M';M  Regular Events  PLEASE INCLUDE A PHONE NUMBER WITH ALL REGULAR EVENTS.  Wednesday  C\ft  Monday  Monday- OA.P.O. #M Regular Meeting - First Monday of each month, 2  p.m. at Harmony Hall, Gibsons.  Elphinstone Pioneer Museum, Gibsons, is now open on Winter Hours,  10 a.m. -4p.m., Monday-Saturday.  Pender Harbour A District WBdStfe Society. Regular monthly meetings  will now be held on the 4th Monday of each month. .,  1st Gibsons Guide Co. meets on Mondays, 6:454:30 p.m. at United  Church Hall, Glassford Rd., Lower Gibsons. Girls 9-12 welcome.  Roberts Creek Hospital Auxiliary: Second Monday of each month,-11  a.m., et Roberts Creek Legion.  The Sunshine Coast Dressing Society meets every 4th Monday to make  non-cancer dressings for the Coast Garibaldi Health Unit. 10 a.m. ��� 2  p.m. Volunteers���men and women needed.     .    /  Roberts Creek New Horizons meet at the Community Hall each Monday, 1:30-3:30 p.m. All welcome.  : Gibsons Badminton Club meets every Wednesday night at Elphinstone  Gym, 8-10. Beginners welcome. Call 886-2487 for Info.  Wedneeday - O.AP.O. #M Carpet Bowling. Every Wednesday, 1 p.m. at  Harmony Hall, Gibsons.  Roberts Creek Legion, Branch 219, General meeting, 2nd Wed. of every  month, 8 p.m.  Secheit Garden Club meet first Wednesday of each month, 7:30 p.m.,  St. Hilda's Hall. Except Jan., July and August.  Ktwants Care Centra Auxiliary, Gibsons, meets every 3rd Wednesday  each month, 8 p.m. at- the Care Centre.  Timber Trails Riding Club 1st Wednesday of the month, 7:30 p.m., Davis  Bay Elementary School.  Gibsons Tops Meeting every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. in the Marine  Room under the Gibsons Library. 686-2906 or 886-2819.  Sunshine Lapidary t Craft Club meets 1st Wednesday, every month at  7:30 p.m. Information 886-2873 or 888-9204.  Pender Harbour Auxiliary to St. Mary's Hospital meets 2nd Wednesday  of every month, 1:30 p.m: at St. Andrew's Church Hall, Hwy. 101. New;  members welcome.  Port Mellon Hospital Auxiliary second Wednesday of every month, 1.-30  p.m. 886-7937  -Thursday-  ��� Tuesday  Duplicate Bridge, Sunshine Coast Golf and Country club. Every Tuesday, beginning October 4,7:15 p.m. For Information phone: 8864785.  Pender Harbour i District WHdilfe Society. Regular monthly meeting,  3rd Tuesday of each month. Madeira Park Elementary School, 7:30 p.m.  The Women'a Aglow Fellowship's regular meeting Is held In Harmony  Hall, on Harmony Une, Gibsons, at 11:30 *.m. every 3rd Tuesday,  Lunch served. Information, phone 8864774 or 8864567.  Sunshine Coast Arts Council regular meeting 4th Tuesday of every  month at 7:30 p.m. at the Arts Centre In Sschelt.  Sechelt Crib Club every Tuesday night at 8 p.m., Sechelt Legion.  Al-Anon Meetings every Tuesday night at 8 p.m., St. Aldan's Hail, Hall  Rd., Roberts Creek. Information, call 886-9059 or 886-8041.  Sunshine Coast Navy League of Canada Cadets and Wronettes, ages  10-14, will meet Tuesday nights, 7-0p.m., United Church Hall, Gibsons.  New recruits welcome.  Gibsons Garden Club will meet every 3rd Thursday of each month at 7  p.m. in the Marine Room (below the Library), South Fletcher Road, except for Dec., July & Aug. Call 886-7967 for Information.  Thursday ��� OA.P.O. ��3C Public Bingo - every Thursday starting Nov. 3 at  7:30 p.m. at Harmony Hall, Gibsons.  Roberts Creek Legion Bingo every Thursday. Early Bird, Bonanza, also  Meat Draws. Doors open at 8 p.m. Everyone welcome.  The Bargain Bam of the Pender Harbour Health Clinic Auxiliary Is open  on Thursday afternoons from 1-3:30 p.m.  Al-Anon Meeting every Wednesday at Public Health Unit, Gibsons, at 8  p.m. For information call 886-9037, 8864228.  The Kinsmen Club of Gibsons & District welcomes young men 21-40'  years. Meetings 1st & 3rd Thursdays, 8 p.m., Kinsmen Hail, Dougal  Park, Gibsons. Call 885-2412.  Gibsons A District Chamber of Commerce General Meeting on last  Thursday of every month, 8 p.m.. Marine Room. '  Western Weight Controllers Branch 1S4 meet every Thursday, 1-3 p.m.'  at United Church Fellowship Room. New members welcome. For more:  information call 886-7378.  Friday  Scottish Country Dancing every Friday, 8:00-10:00 in the United Church  Hall. For further Information call Margaret at 886-7378.  Cameo Singles Club, social evening and special events every Friday at  St. Bartholomew's Hall, Gibsons. 886-9058 or 886-9132.  Friday OA.P.O. #38 Fun Nile - every Friday at 7:30 p.m.. Pot Luck Supper last Friday of every month at 6 p.m. at Harmony Hall, Gibsons.  Story House/Coffee Party first Friday of each month, Wilson Creek  Hall, 10:30 a.m. Everyone welcome.  Wilson Creek Bridge, starling October, second and fourth Friday of  each month, 1 p.m. Wilson Creek Halt.  Sechelt Totem Club Bingo every Friday, Sechelt Indian Band Half.  Doors open 5:30, Early Birds 7 p.m, Bonanza 7:30 p.m. Regular Bingo 8  p.m. 100% payout on Bonanza, end of each month. Everyone welcome.  Thrift Shop every Friday, 1-3 p.m. Thrift Shop, Gibsons United Church  basement.    .        M   ;  Wilson Creek Community Reading Centra noon to 4 p.m. 885-2709.  Ladles BasketbaH Elphinstone gym, 7-9 p.m.  Tot Lot, Friday, Gibsons United Church, 9:30-11:30. Age 1-3 yrs.  .     Saturday-~   "      ~~~  Full Gospel Business Men's Fellowship. Breakfast meeting every 1st  Saturday of the month, 8 a.m. Ladies also welcome. Call 886-9774,  886-8026. Praise the Lord.  Wilson Creek Community Reading Centre 1-4 p.m. 885-2709.  The Bargain Bam of the Pender Harbour Health Clinic Auxiliary is open  on Saturday from 1-3:30 p.m. i  Bingo every Saturday, 1-4 p.m. Cards - 3 for 50�� per game. Sunshine  Alano Club (across from Elphinstone High School), Gibsons. ���'- *irf"J"<�� *  ��  -*X..^t   �� t        __���  ���* �� kt     i,r-   i  Coast News, January 16,1984  ., >'  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 office by Saturday of this week. Last week's  winner is D.G. Reid, Highway 101, Sechelt whose thorough  answer deserves to be quoted: "The moose head shown in the picn  ture was hung by my father and mother, Roily and Josie Reid,  over 25 years ago on the property on which my wife and I are now  building a new house. Fortunately (unfortunately?) your  photographer got the picture when she did since I have it oh my  list of 'to do's* to refurbish arid rehang it on another tree closer to  our driveway, where it may not appear so rustic. The location, of  course, is on the Reid property, Highway 101, on the waterfront  side, between Mills and McCpuft Roads.'V  Taking advantage of the $13  commuter rates on our ferry may  not be as simple as some people  think, according to residents who  have been inconvenienced over the  past couple of weeks. M  ; In theory, regular ferry travellers  can purchase a book of five "so-  called" commuter tickets for a  substantial saving <$65 for five car  and driver tickets and $15 for five  passenger tickets). However," as  many disgruntled ferry users have  discovered, the tickets can only be  purchased from the ferry office in  Langdale and Horseshoe Bay; no  tickets are sold in the toll booths.  cause problems  minute rush to catch the Langdale  ferry, she was tbldat the toll booth  that she would have to park her car  and go into the terminal office to  buy her tickets. Not wanting to  miss the too infrequent ferry, she  drove on board assuming -she  would buy her tickets on her way  back.  On returning through Horseshoe  Bay, the same problem occurred.  She was told she would have to pay  the higher $18 rate, then'go into  the.terminal Office for her tickets;  There is no clear explanation as  to why tickets are sold only in the  offices, but travellers -..-.. should  remember to get to the terminal  early if they wish to purchase  tickets.at the,cheaper-rate.    v.,v.  ONE YEAR  INTEREST FINANCING  *On Approved Credit  20% Down Payment Required  Buy ANY ITEM in the store  " (Valued at $300.or more) "���.-.-������.'  with payments spread over one year, and pay  NO INTEREST  ��� No Payment for 45 Days from Date of Purchase  &&'  If you buy a i  CHESTERFIELD SUITE  Price M  + Tax  TotalCost  Down Payment.  Payments over 12 months  $714.71, ^-12 = $59.56  Therefore you have a monthly  payment of $59.56 for 12 months!  NO INTEREST CHARGE!  Tt/f.'s        Thi/rs.   9 ii if)       b .V/" /> m  Fri   h S.'t   .9 ,i.ii).      9 /> n>  Sutxf. ;y   1 ' /��. //)        J i> n>  Mond.ly     i^li)\rd  886 9733  �� %  FURNISHINGS  t>?i*'*it*\'*vV'--:<l~~cnx-  1  I  1.M  in  J-.-i  IS"  1  I  I  ��  *m  tit  if-  ���are  ���Mi��r jgrnPto.*'  xfxmm  nsx.  ?*-.?  r:%."��0  >T  ..^SSSwiSM^  X,  V  Ljs&a^*-'  *��**iamg^:$Ar  Buy Local  ife^Brt  ��% �������  Buy  Quality repairs to factory  Standards      Our frame machine  (pictured at left)  will pull any damaged frame  br tray Back to exact  Canadian   ^!^     factory specifications.  ��� y*.  ** <".  mmmm:\  Junker Sale  Sunshine  Free courtesy car -  Limited number  We need the space  so we're clearing these out  '70 Maverick $199.00  '69 Rambler $179.00  '67 Plymouth Kdoor) $399.00  '75 Renault StatiohWagon    $499.00  (has $700.00 in new parts)  '69 GMC 1 Ton Flatdeck   $699.00  Only$19Ws  left on the /of  m You can have gimmick financing of 3 or 4%  for part of the contract part of the time or  a true cash discount on the balance of the 83's.  MSJKI.T  issions  and many more to choose from  ��� *  * subject to prior sales,  -from Cat rads to heater edres  WE DOITALLJ  NONE! TOO Bid, NONE TOO SMALL

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