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Array rtl-.- i  : I  Legislative Library  Parliament Buildings  Victoria, B.C.  V8V 1X4  85.4  Streamings value queried  by Fran Burnside  ^Paying close attention at last week's public forum on proposed new graduation requirements were (left to  . iright) Pender Harbour secondary principal Martin Wilson, Chatelech principal June Maynard,  JElphinstone principal Barry Boulton, and president of the Sunshine Coast Teachers' Association and  l|echelt elementary principal Brian Butcher. , -F^nBumsidephito  The   minister   of   education's  discussion paper on graduation requirements   came   in   for   stiff  criticism at a public forum attended by over 60 people at Chatelech  school last Tuesday.  ,   Chaired by Superintendent pf  Schools John Denley, the forum  saw presentations, questions and  concerns, raised by school trustees,  teachers, parents and a panel of  four school principals, fielded by  |lr. Bruce Naylor, one of eight  Representatives of the ministry of  "education  currently  touring  the  province to get public feedback on  itfie   proposed   changes   in   curriculum   and   graduation   requirements.  M Naylor stressed at the start that  he wanted input on "what we  should look at again", and that  "changes are possible, and may  even be desirable" in the White  Paper which proposes that  students decide upon entering  grade 11 which of three streams of  courses they will follow: Arts and  Science, leading to university en-  ' trance; Applied Arts and Science,  leading to direct job entry and  post-secondary vocational programmes;' Career Preparation, offering advance placement in career  programmes and direct entry into  the work force.  Other changes include, all  students being required to complete at least one mathematics and  one science course in their senior  years; physical education becoming  an ^elective; the necessity to com  plete at least four '12' level courses  with grade 11 pre-requisites;  language offerings expanded to include Chinese (Mandarin) and  Japanese; number of passed classes  required for graduation raised  from 12 to 13 out of a minimum of  14.  There was general concern that,  once a student had committed  himself.to one "stream" of classes,  he would not be able to switch later  if he failed a class pr changed his  mind. The discussion paper suggests that "by selecting their  courses carefully", students taking  Applied Arts and Science or Career  Preparation majors "will be able  to qualify for university  admission". However, principals  pointed out that their timetables  Please turn to page 16  On boundary question  E still edgy  leading the Beaters in the Timber Days Parade was one funny looking lady who posed with her (?) fopt  ;on a Beater tongue. We see the chainsaw and the co-pilot, but where's the-Beater Buddy?  . ' ' ���Sandy Kmerson pholo  Rankin slams Socreds  Long-time Vancouver alderman  Harry Rankin was on the Sunshine  MToast recently, a guest of the  iSolidarity Coalition in the second  ���of their continuing series of informational Seminars.  'X Rankin's topic was the effect of  .provincial legislation on local  government but during the course  of the day at Elphinstone secondary school the self-described  radical took a broad swing at many  df the policies of the present provincial government and the  political situation in B.C. generally.  Rankin spoke for about an hour  during the morning session before  participating in the lively question  and answer session with approximately 60 people in attendance.  Rankin plunged right into the  subject of new provincial legislation.  "What is this so-called new  philosophy we are hearing about,"  he demanded. "There is nothing  new in it. Capitalism is always in  trouble. The propaganda is updated and re-enacted.  "Since the 1920's we've been  hearing the same arguments. Times  are tough. We've priced ourselves  out of the markets, etc. Every  government finds its justification.  Today, Fraser Institute provides  the ideology for a government of  car dealers and high school  dropouts,"-said Rankin.  The irrepressible Rankin who  failed to get elected in 10 tries in  Vancouver polling before fianlly  winning a seat oh city council  where he has lead the polls for  years, was as critical of the official  opposition in B.C. as he was of the  government.  "The problem is that the working class in this country has not  formed a clear idea of socialism.  Reward offered  A reward of $100 is being offered by the board of directors of St.  Mary's Hospital for information leading to the apprehension and  arrest of the person or persons responsible for the theft of letters  from the "St. Mary's Hospital" sign at the entrance to the hospital.  The blue letters, made of aluminum, will cost between $55 and  $60 each to replace, to a total of between $600 and $700.  AU information will be received in strictest confidence, and may  be given to hospital administrator Nick Vucurevich at 885-2224, or  to RCMP Staff Sargeant Doug Burke at 885-2226.'  Food Bank news  Fifty-two boxes and bags were handed out at the Gibsons Food  Bank last distribution day, helping a total of 259 people. A special  thanks to Vern Oulton for donating six boxes of meat.  Next distribution day is Wednesday, May 23 at 1 p.m. Please  remember to throw your Super-Valu tapes in the Food Bank bin.  Even a little bit helps.  Highways meeting  Officials from the Department of Highways attended a meeting  Wednesday with Gibsons council to discuss the subject of a major   5  grid network and access roads in Gibsons. . I  Town planner, Rob Buchan, said that further discussion will en-   I  sue until an agreement is reached. J  Social democracy is the humaniza- ���  tion of capitalism - which can't be/;  done." ,        X y.  In, reference to the events of last ..  fall, Rankin said that at that time !''  the Solidarity Coalition was well  on its way to an effective challenge  of the present government's 'policy  of pauperizing the people' before it  was sold out by IWA leader Jack  Munro. The NDP was' not seen as  rallying the forces'.  "The NDP tried to move right  to fit the mood of the people, but it  was not the mood of the people  that had moved right but the  prevailing establishment propaganda that was to the right," said  Rankin.  Rankin said that the Vancouver  Council and other local governments are facing an ever rising  number of pleas for aid as the cuts  effected by the provincial government take effect.  "As the provincial government  makes its cuts it forces more and  more of the problems onto the  micipalities.   I've   seen   family  ople and young people lined up  in a crummy alley at the Food  Bank. Welfare Workers are now  referring\people to the Food Bank  -'Sorry we can't give you any  money. Go to the Food Bank'",  charged Rankin.  "The wrong people are being  restrained. This government is  redistributing wealth with a  vengeance. To say, as they do, that  we have no money is an unadorned  lie," said Rankin. "They found  $417 million for B.C. Rail to pay  off debts so they could borrow  more to ship subsidized coal to  Japan. That money is stolen from  the municipalities, from the health  service, and from the schools of  this province and goes straight into  the pockets of the government's  friends." \  Rankin addressed himself, in  response to a question from the  floor, to the question of cuts in  Legal Aid.  "Before the changes Legal Aid  was paying lawyers in B.C. a very  low fee - less than half of that paid  in Ontario. Now it has been further  gutted. How do the inarticulate  and the poor voice their protest?  This is another Socred cut at civil  liberties," charged Rankin who  heads a large law firm in Vancouver as well as his high-profile  work on the city council.  .   The touchy topic of the expain.  Asion of Gibsons' boundaries was  Mhe main subject of; discussion at a  recent meeting of the Elphinstone  '  [Electors' 'Association.  "I  In   attendance^were   Gibsons.  Mayor  Larry  Labonte,  Gibsons  .'aldermen Ron jsjeilson and John  ���Burnside,  Gibsons  planner  Rob  -Buchan,   SCRD   planners   Jim  {Johnstone and' Judy Skagstad and  Marea E director Jim Gurney, along  ..���with 40 members of the association.   XX X-X:X.-   '���'���-. :XX:'',  ���:'   Joint recommendations by plan-  .^ners Buchan and Johnstone were  j intended v^>  produce  a rational  M^olutionM   to    the:    historic  MM'piecem&Jtj" and "illogical" pattern of boundary extension around  I the tp$hi of Gibsons, through the  %submfssion   of   more   definitive  .   .^.guidjiipes fpr: board and council  M* ���% , Ini the past, while Gibsdris'did  ndt/solicit boundary extension, it  welcomed any applications for inclusion in the municipality, which  has resulted in extremely ragged  and irregular boundaries with no  planning basis. It has also caused  resentment in area E due to Gibsons encroaching on its territory.  Although it was stressed by both  Mayor   Labonte   and   planner  Buchan .that, based on the number  of vacant, undeveloped lots in Gibsons, the town has no need or even  desire to expand, it was the consensus of the two plannersthat there is  "a need to re-align town boundaries in a more rational manner,  preferably following established  road allowances as opposed to property lines".  The planners' report went on to  state, "Some form of rational realignment, at this point in time  wqluld facilitate completion of the  official community plan of Gibr  sons and of the official settlement  plans for the 'Elphinstone' and  'West Howe Sound' areas." It is  difficult to make such plans when  the boundaries keep changing.  The   re-alignment   suggested  basically has the western boundary  of Gibsons follow Mahan Rpad  ���.nar"J>i;,|ffci^  HighwaylOl,: with the exception'of  afurther jog to the west just before  reaching the highway, and the northern boundary becoming an extension o'f Reed Road, eastward to  the Chekwelp Indian Reserve.  The. recommendation is that,  should the proposed boundary  change receive the approval of 60  per cent of the property owners affected and come into effect, no  further requests for extension  would be considered until the ex--  piry of the five-year life of the of-  ficial community and official settlement plans.  The other option would be to do  nothing and to freeze the town  boundaries as they are.  Area E residents questioned why  they would want to give up proper-,  ty and subsequently a portion of  their tax base, expecially in view of.  the regional board's-new 10-year,  water plan and the debt which the '  area must service for it. \.  Director Gurney noted that the  -  recommendations have hot dealt  . with financial considerations, only  with   the   problems : inhereritM i" '���  psecemenal expansionandi'.thfcir?  ritation"? which  such, ��� applicationsM  cause.' He concurred with one resi-. ;���  . dent's observation that, aside from  i^ c<?n.troi,.l��od &ue$-va��c*&t }p.& ���  lothe other services, the main fhjijg^  those "are '�� residents who joined  Gibsons would' get would be a  doubling of their local taxes.  Questioned also was the application of the ''straight line -  boundary" theory in' some areas, *  while considering previous applications for inclusion in Gibsons and  creating new jogs in the boundary  in others.  Stay at '82 level  Unionists seek action  by Fran Burnside  The joint caucus of the Canadian Paperworkers' Union (CPU)  and the Pulp and Paper Woodworkers of Canada (PPWC) will  meet in Vancouver this Tuesday,  May 22, to consider their position  at the impasse in the pulp industry  dispute and to decide a course of  action for the near future.  As a result of the" provincial  government's Bill 18, pulp mills  were reopened and workers  legislated back to work under the  provisions of their previous collective agreement. The government  asked that the two parties reopen  negotiations and come to a settlement, or it would legislate one.  And no job action was allowed.  But industry has made its "final,  final offer", the unions have rejected it by an 88 per cent vote  province-wide (96 per cent at Port  Mellon), and management has said  no further negotiations wilt take  place.  "The mills are running normally, so why would they want to  resume negotiations?" asked CPU  Local 1119 president Steve  Holland. "They've got what they  want now���a cheap (1982) agreement, and the unions' right to  negotiate taken away by legislation. We can't apply any pressure  on the companies without breaking  the law."  Under the terms of Bill 18, the  government is to legislate a settlement if the two parties can't arrive  at one, but it now seems reluctant  to do so.  "We're left without a settlement, and who cares?" asked  Holland. "Not the companies,  because the mills are running. Not  the government, because the  economy is no longer being affected."  "When will we receive benefits  negotiated before Bill 18? Or when  will the government impose its  agreement? Are we to continue  producing pulp without one, and  with no means to negotiate to an  end position?" he continued.  "I suggest the mills will stay  manned, and the workers will continue to collect their 1982 wages,"  stated Holland, "but there will be  very low pulp production after July  1."  Oh a futher philosophical note,  Holland concluded, "The new  reality provides the reduction of  workers' rights, the end of free col- ���_  lective bargaining and a govern--  ment without the fortitude to.  follow through with its own legisla-.  tion.  " It is one thing to have your ship��  blown out of the water during a��  battle,  but  must  they leave  us  swimming   with   a   bunch   of  sharks?" ;  The world famous, Woo Woo, the clown, zig-zagged along the  street in Madeira Park during the May Day Parade last Saturday  flapping his big feet and tongue to the children's delight.  ���Sand) Kmerwm pholo Coast News, May 21,1984  Observers of the international.scene were treated to a rare  spectacle this week. Two international leaders posing for official  statements at the outset of an official visit saying publicly  diametrically opposite things.  Usually they don't do that. Usually they patch things oyer in  double talk and usually that is at the end of a visit. Usually at the  start of these formal diplomatic dances the leaders do little but  ��� utter verbal curtsies at each other.  But when the president of Mexico visited Ronald Reagan in  Washington last week they both made clear their different views  on the tortured situation in Central America.  The president of Mexico made what has become a ciistomary  plea for letting the people of the region sort the matter out  themselves, for the cessation of the shipment of military hardware and the recourse to political and economic solutionis to  political and economic problems.  Reagan made what for him is an entirely predictable statement. The Russkies were up to their tricks in America's  backyard and by God we'd have to stand tall and stand up to  them and it was, by implication, too bad the people themselves  as represented by the leader of the largest country in the area  didn't understand that.  The fact of the matter is that if the history of mankind is to  continue much further then such as the American president with  values firmly rooted in a pre-nucleai world will have to leave the  world stage. ���     <  A healing task  It is essentially a healing task that awaits Bob Skelly as leader of  the NDP. He seems well placed to heal quickly whatever rifts exist in the NDP.  Whether he can be as effective later in healing this troubled  province remains to be seen. We wish him well.  5 YEARS AGO  The Canadian Paper-  workers' Union in B.C. will  sit down with the Pulp and  Paper Industrial Relations  Bureau to hammer out a  new contract. Their ambition Is to make up some of  the lost ground suffered  when the inflation rate rose  faster. than the wage settlements ' allowed by the  Anti-Inflation Board. Also  they hope to reduce the time  spent in the work place by  their members in order to  reduce work-related illness  i and create employment for  '.others..' "'""  10 YEARS AGO  After hearing Gibsons  mayor Larry Labonte outline  municipal operations including construction of the  new museum/members of  the Gibsons Voters' Association by motion voted  thanks to the mayor for the  work of council.  An offer has been made  for Sechelt council to take  over from federal authorities  the Gibsons-Sechelt Mun-  cipal Airport at Wilson.  Creek. The letter to council  suggested that if council  took over control of the airfield and its maintenance,  the department of transport  would pave the airport area.  15 YEARS AGO  Jerry Gathercole of Gibsons, luckily escaped injury  when he and pilot John  Dudley were involved in a  plane crash in the Rogers  Pass area. They found  themselves in. deep snow in  a high mountain area and  walked away from the wreck  to the Trans-Canada  Highway where a motorist  picked them up.  Sunshine Coast students  will participate in an inter-  provincial youth travel programme by staying'in Winnipeg for two months this  year. They are: Carrie  Galfier, Dorian Gregory, Don  Smith and Barbara  Cameron. '���'���:.  20 YEARS AGO  Mr. Edward Atlee saw two  bald-headed eagles soaring  over the Headlands and  Shoal Channel on Friday,,  the first he has seen in'  several years as they are  becoming quite scarce.  Their white heads and white  runlps glistened in the  sunlight.  25 YEARS AGO  Egmont, though a small  community had a wonderful  May Day celebration. Sponsored by Egmont Community Club, over $200 in cash  prizes were awarded and  everything was free to all  comers.  Mr. & Mrs. J. Marshall of  Marine Drive had their seven  sons, ail approximately six  feet or more in. height, in  their home at one time last  week when they converged  on Gibsons.  30 YEARS AGO  Customers of the Bank of  Montreals* Gibsons branch  will soon be receiving  speedier and more convenient service. This will be  made possible by the installation of a new ledger-  keeping system, which will  revolve around what is  known as a combination  posting machine.  The complex mechanism  will automatically record all  withdrawals, deposits,  balances, dates and other  pertinent data.  35 YEARS AGO  Coalition candidate Batt  Mcfntyre in an election  speech points out that  socialism has not brought  Utopia to Great Britain in the  four years since the Second  World War. He sees the  coming election as a  straightforward battle between free enterprise and  socialism. Mclntyre also  tells a Sechelt audience that  it Will not:be long before a  highway links the Sunshine  Coast with Squamish.  The Sunshine  CO-rVBUSKEBS  John Bumalde M.M. Vaughan  EDITORIAL  Fran Burncide Lynn Lindsay  Sandra Emerson  ADvamamo  J. Fred Duncan ���**�� Tripp  Jane McOuat  TVPESJETOWG  Genry WaHccr Zandra Jackaon  PRODUCTION  Neville Conway Lynn Lindsay       oiSTUmWlON Steve Carroll  Pat Johnson  The Sunshine Coast News is a co-operative, locally owned  newspaper, published on the Sunshine Coast, B.C., every Monday by  Glassford Press Ltd., Box 460, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0, Tel. 886^2622  or 886-7817; Second Class mail Registration No. 4702.  The Sunshine Coast News is protected by copyright and reproduction of any part of it by any means 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 year $35  i.jgl. mini minis  t   n�� aaww  Z "- V��  > *  XXi- ?  f < ' b   , ' -   *M;  '-    'Us'   ���. .        X    '  '* ' *'' *���- "M  ' *f&-j -i"     �� ��i  1   -  f-  ^fe���fe^^^S^^  x        y ^w*  M     T  The official opening of the Roberts Creek Community Hall took  place 50 years ago this week, on May 24, 1934. Present for the  celebrations and leaning against the fence in front were Jack Dunn,  right, arid Richard Reeves who, had lived in Roberts Creek with his  family since November 11,1918, has come home from working in  Vancouver for Queen Victoria's birthday holiday. "Everyone  wanted a community hall," said Mr. Reeves, "so men like A.R.  Reeves, F.W. Downes, Fred Barnes, Mel Raines and W.H. Forrest  got together and built' one/' With their bare hands and mattocks  they cleared the land, then built the hall with hammers and saws,  hand-splitting the shakes for the roof. "It was bigger than any  barn-raising," added Mr. Reeves. "It took months to build that  hall, for it was 1934, the "dirty thirties", and those people had to  eke out a living at the same time. They probably didn't realize what  they were getting into, but once they had started they just kept ori;  until they were finished." Opening day was a warm one, with the  ladies shielding themselves from the sun with umbrellas, and later  that night there was the first of the hall's many dances, one for the  whole family to enjoy - "probably with Chuck Oidershaw playing;  accordion and Teddy Burns on banjo," chuckled Mr. Reeves at the  memory. There were dances most Saturday nights after that, arid**  the community no longer used Elphinstone Bay public school, sit-,  ting on the northeast corner of Lockyer Road and Highway 101, J  for its meeting place. ���*?.  -Helen McCall photo, C.J. Merrick collection, courtesy of L.RM  Peterson.  O)  Musings  John Burnside  A \yeek ago Friday Ray Skelly  passed through the Coast News office and this rural newspaperman  asked him a couple of questions,  about the big world outside the  Sunshine Coast where Canadians  are exercised over selecting political  leaders rather than logos.    ���. ;,  "Well,   who's  going  to  win,  ��� Ray?-" ,.-.������ .......   ,.:i-.-:  "Either Vickers or Bob," said,  Skelly without hesitation.      ..������.,  "Bob who?" V  "Brother Bob." M  "I was thinking of the:  Liberals/' I said; I mean here yvas  our man from, Ottawa.-,;.,      -v,^  '���Qh^ those guys," said Skelly,,-,,  "No doubt about .it at a\l It's'  Turner -all the way, always-has:  been. The rest is just so much,  hype."  "Well, what about the provincial NDP, then?" I asked since j,  that was obviously where his in-,  terest lay. Mine, too for that matter.  "It does look good for Bob,",  said our MP.  "We're in third place right now  and we expect to pick up most of  the votes as people drop off the  ballot. If we can manage to get into ',  second place near the end we'll  take it. We're pretty sure that most  of King's support would come over  to us if it came down to it."  Quite frankly I put it down to,  fraternal loyalty. I thought Ray's  considerable judgement had been  clouded in the matter.  I had tended to dismiss Bob  Skelly's chances, to that point. He  and- Dave Stupich, travelling  separately from the other can- .  didates, had visited the riding early  in the campaign. They both gave  conscientious statements of position but the sparse turnout and the  fact that the campaign hadn't really got started yet left a generally  luke-warm impression of both candidates in my mind.  fhe NOP  i,1  Sp there I was on Sunday,  sneaking away from . production  day at the Coast News and watching the NDP leadership convention live on the CBC TV.  They were announcing the  results of the second vote when i  tuned in. Graham Lea, whom I  long ago tipped as a dark horse  candidate, was first man defeated.  The gallant and impressive  Margaret Birrell had just become  the second candidate out.  The significant thing seemed to  ' be that the Skelly campaign was  ecstatic though at that point they  were,a long way back in third, and  just narrowly ahead of* Dave  Stupich. It seemed that they had  got a much larger portion of the  dispersed Lea vote than they had  anticipated. They were confident  abou} getting the most of the loyal  Birrell vote and were talking about  making their move.  Ray Skelly was interviewed .on  television and basically repeated  the same observations that he had  made in the Coast News office nine  days earlier. He did seem  noticeably more buoyant and confident however.  Stupich went on the next ballot  and his support divided pretty  evenly among the top three. King  did well but Skelly, who'd slipped  into second place with the expected  switch to him of the Margaret Birrell. fans, had enough Vancouver  Island loyalty to retain second  place.  Vickers, however, who at that  point had led on every ballot, and  was increasing his vote total on  every new count, still led by 35  votes.  He increased the lead to 50 votes  on the second last ballot and Bill  King dropped off. At that point  King commanded 30 per cent of  the voting strength and between  the last two ballots the rumoured  ABC movement became a surface  factor for. the. first time. ABC  -Anybpdy But the Cocke machine.  King made public his. intention  to throw, support behind Skelly.  Vickers' greatest handicap was  also his greatest strength. The  organizational skills of Dennis and  Yvonne Cocke were behind him.  This ensured him of a first class  campaign but put him at odds with,,  a general feeling in the party that^  the establishment which had losf,  three consecutive, elections needed/  to be taught their choice was not an*;  automatic one.  When the last announcement  came it was as though the Skellys  had written the script. sm  "   "��� "   - ' . iif  The Sower's  Song  Now hands to seedsheet, bpysl_.  We step and we cast; old time's on.witig,"  And would ye partake of harvest's joys,  '  The corn must be sown in spring.  Fall gently and still, good corn.  Lie warm in thy earthy bed; ������"  And stand so yellow some morn,  For beast and man must be fed.  Old earth is a pleasure to see  In sunshiny cloak of red and green;  The furrow lies fresh; this year will be'  As years that are past have been.  Fall gently and still, good corn,  Lie warm in thy earthy bed;  And stand so yellow some morn,   ,  For beast and man must be fed.  Old Mother, receive this corn.  The son of six thousand golden sires:  All these on thy kindly breast were born;  One more thy poor child requires.  Fall gently and still, good corn,  Lie warm in thy earthy bed;  And stand so yellow some morn,  For beast and man must be fed.  Now steady and sure again,  And measure of stroke and step we keep;  Thus up and thus down we cast our grain:  Sow well, and you gladly reap. .  Fall gently and still, good corn,  Lie warm in thy earthy bed;  And stand so yellow some morn,  For beast and man must be fed.  Thomas Carlyle  \  *  'i  o  '  Maryanne's viewpoint  ��Jm  Let's define  The concern of Sechelt elementary school to involve the community at large in the evaluation  and planning of education has  brought into focus something we  often overlook: that in any given  context words may mean different  things to different people.  The school is a very friendly and  open place * where parents and  visitors are always welcome, so it  may have come as a surprise both  to principal and staff when a possible area of .misunderstanding appeared before them. One of the  comments from parents at an  earlier meeting had concerned  "discipline" and "respect" and  the staff reaction was one of im- /  mediate concern because they  didn't know just what the word  "discipline" meant to those un- "  named parents.  I can remember when there were s  more than 40 children in elercen- .'  tary classes, (often split grades) sit- ;  ting in rows at desks which were ���'  nailed to the floor. Once class was ,  in session no child spoke or got out  of their desk without recognition  of their raised hand and permission  from the teacher.  They copies endless exercises  laboriously from the blackboard  and, as there were few reference  books available, had to rely on  texts, most of which were out of  date, prepared in the east or the  U.S. Children, both boys and girls  who didn't conform to the strict  discipline were sent to the principal  and often strapped.  I'm sure that parents do not  want to go back to those days when  education was seen as an assembly  line process of filling empty heads  with a required amount of basic  knowledge.    '    '    -   '  Today's educators and child  psychologists look upon children  as individuals, each with his/her  aptitudes, character and talents,  and their job is to provide encouragement and an environment  in which these talents can reach  their potential.  What may appear to a casual  visitor to a classroom as activity  verging on chaos, with several different     things     going     on  simultaneously, is possible only  because the children have achieved  some measure of self-discipline,  tolerance and consideration for  others. The teacher will gradually  give them more freedom as they  prove their ability to handle it and  take responsibility rather than just  responding like robots.  So you say, there are lots of people around who have successful  careers and lead satisfactory lives  who went through those strict and  in many ways educationally limited  classrooms. That is of course true,  my own children are, among them,  but I doubt that arguing the pros  and cons will prove anything.  What seems to me irrefutable is  that the world is a very different  place for today's children. -  Yesterday's children lived for the  most part in a relatively secure  world, one of traditionally shared  values. No war clouds of annihilation were on the horizon and grew  up with some assurance of work in  forestry, fishing, a variety of trades  and professions with new opportunities opening up everywhere.  Today's child may at a very early'.;  age become aware of the anxieties;'  and insecurities of our society and;  be already troubled and hurting'1  before he is of school age. We,  know that the, anxieties of our!,  world accompany our children to'  school. If they are to becomeM  literate not only in the traditional  sense but in the variety of ways  which we communicate today, anc  perhaps it is as important to jearrr^  how to interact and co-operate'"  with others, then they need w'  and understanding teachers ahc  parents.  We know that anxiety and fear|j  inhibit learning and the sort of  stable character growth we all want|L  for our children. So our schools^  have a dual role:- to provide a safe|g  and secure haven in which children^  can grow strong, mentally, emo-p  tionally and physically, so they canj|  meet the challenges and grasp the||  opportunities of the twentyTfirst||  century. '���      W  It's no easy task, and one which||  deserves the support of a caring^  community. || Coast News, May 21,1984  3.  Hit  titors's Note: The following let-  to Premier Bennett was received  Ify "his office for publication.  ear Premier Bennett:  }MThe Sunshine Coast Peace Com-  ttee, and all British Columbians  ram sure, were encouraged to  fjeeive your message at the Peace  falk Rally April 28. It is unfor-  late that you and your many coi-  l|agues could not join us this year;  "laps next year.  ���With reference to your message,  were particularly interested in  ir belief that "it is of vital im-  "rtance   that   we   continue  tb>.,make our  views  known  toy  dMiers". Also of interest is the mo  tion introduced by your government which "urges al! world  "governments 'to increase their efforts to end the nuclear arms race  and to reduce and finally eliminate  all nuclear weaponry".  As you may or may not be  aware, the Sunshine Coast Peace  Committee has attempted to  achieve both of the above goals,  only to be thwarted by your  ministry of transportation and  highways. A brief -summary of  events is attached..       M  In light of your stand on nuclear  disarmament and the peace movement as so clearly stated in your  address to the Peace Walk Rally,  we are confident that you understand the significance of the symbolic gesture of declaring one's  area a nuclear free zone and will  grant us the right to make the one  token gesture that we, as citizens,  can make to the rest of the  world���a sigh at each of the two  ferry terminals that designates this  area a nuclear free zone and makes  our position On the nuclear  madness clear���that we will not  take part in itv  It has been a year now since the  regional board unanimously  declared the Sunshine Coast a  Nuclear Free. Zone and we have  been trying to put the two Nuclear  erry safety questioned  litbr:  ^If you were on the 11:30 ferry on  jjnday, May 14, you were travelling with a potential bomb.  '.There was a van from Secheit  that was transporting oxygen and  acetylene bottles in a laid-down  {Position covered up with a blanket.  These are considered dangerous  cargo and are strictly forbidden on  the ferry.  ^ Secondly, when transported they  i^ust be in an upright position.  When I became aware of this I  decided to See the captain. Captain  Ian McKinnon didn't seem in-  not allowed as they were just as  dangerous full or empty we got into an argument.  I was intimidated about my age,  then he said it was the RCMP's  problem not his. If this was the  case, I suggested, then the RCMP  should be on the ferry full time. I  was then asked to leave the  wheelhouse.       ,  Sitting in my truck waiting for  the ferry to dock I watched a man  throw a cigarette out his window. I  thought of potential bombs that  terested but said he would,Ipok into it.  .  The next morning on the 6:25  ferry I went to see what had happened! I was greeted rudely by the  captain and when I asked him what  had happened he . replied:  "Nothing at all has been done."  Merchants thanked  Editor, M\   ..   X ��� .-...,  I would like to thank the following merchants and volunteers who  helped to make, pur Annual Sea  Cavalcade Fashion Show such a  success. The results of the show  give.all of us who live here, an indication of how we can voluntarily  work together to produce an event  eh joyed by many.  lv-- '  ^Merchants: , '   Goddard's  Fashions,    Pippy's,.   Saans,  tfchard's Men's Wear, Trail Bay  jorts, Village Greenhouse, Cozy  Corner Crafts.  Volunteers   and   associations:  fall Association,' BMX Assbcia:.  tion, Gibsons Elementary School,  tinsmen. ?,  * Models:   Joanne   Robertscin,-  , Pam Robertson,... Angela, Ander:  son,   Tyler   Stromquist,'  SHiloh .  Gregorchuk, Dave' Brackett/ Mike  Elliott.  Background help: Judy  Holding, Jackie Cdckeriel, Ivan  Petefson, Kelly Lynn, Sandra  Davey, Nancy Carby.-Clay Carby,  Everett Carby; ;Val^Zigiotti; Ray  McBride, Loretta Harrison; Eve  Schilling; Jennifer \ Fallows,  Georgina Caineron, Mava Strom-  quist, Mona AndCrson, Vicki  Hawken, Sheila Genriyn, Jennifer  Dixon, Guy Germyn, Eve Roberts;,  Cheryl Roberts, Forda Gallier.  I enjoyed working with all of.  you and your Help -and-Co-<  operation made my job easier.  Debbie Sneddon  vM-mM: Co-ordinator  School to be lost  _ditor:  I The parents are stunned.  | To eliminate the salary of one  tfacher our school is being closed  at the end of this school year. Our  small children will be bussed over  4|) km over-mountainous roads to  school each day. The entire com-  ifunity will suffer.  I The "Save Our School Committee" has met with the school  board, our MLA and had cor-  rgspopdence with the minister of  education to try to prevent this  cision. Even now we cannot give  the struggle. It is obvious that  cannot "make enough noise"  :ally. It is time to join with  Ihers in the province who are fac-  |g similar problems.  I Have   the   education   budget  strictions in your school district  [-ought about cut backs that are  threatening your child's welfare?  Are local school closures taking  your children many miles to find  "local" education? Will the loss of  such schools take away the very  heart of your community? Will the  coming years of' restraint bring  more school closures? Is a local  school something that someone  can take away, or is it yours to  keep and protect as a Canadian!  What can we do to reverse these  devastating decisions?  We need to hear from anyone  who suffers similar cuts, from  anyone who shares our concern for  the future of education in our province. Is it time now for the SOS to  become a provincial organization?  Please contact:  E'.E.  Beckert, >  Secretary, Save Our School Com- i  mittee, Box 94, Avola, B.C. VOE  ICO.  iwanis Auxiliary  by Rosemary Fay, 8864645  i :���'- : : :   | Past-president Sue Whiting  chaired the meeting in place of  president Amy Blain, whip was  unable to be present.  J Sue welcomed 16 members to  the meeting, plus Cathy Baxter,  head nurse and Carol Bishop, activity co-6rdinator. Also, we were  py to 'welcome .two new  embers, Margaret Berry and  Isabelle Richardson.  Items already made for our  bazaar in early November were on  display, including a selection pf  Cabbage Patch dolls' clothes.  Plans are underway to make many  more outfits for these dolls.  ' The various committees made  their reports, and then Qirol  Bishop told us of the preparations  for the resident's bazaar which will  bji'held on June 16. She asked for  volunteers to assist in running this-'  bazaar.  . Then Cathy Baxter made a request that the auxiliary consider  the purchase of a large-size  ecologizer for the lounge. It was  voted that the auxiliary purchase  one as soon as. possible.  Plans were discussed for the \  Berry Tea to be held later in the  summer. It was decided to have the  final meeting for the season as- a  dinner, meeting at the Gypsy  restaurant. This must be paid fpr in  advance, and interested members  whp were not present at the  meeting can contact Judy at Goddard's store. The dinner meeting,  will start at 6:30 p.m. for a 7 p.m.  dinner.  This will be held on June 20 and  it is hoped that there will be a good  attendance for the final meeting  before the summer break.  Gibsons Beavers,  Cubs and Scouts  will be holding a  Saturday May 26th from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.  If you won't be home please sign this ad  and clip to your donations. Thank you.  I was shocked and asked him  why not. He said that maybe the  warning sign at Langdale was  down and the charge would not  stand up in court: Also, the bottles  might be empty and, as far as he  knew, that was legal. When I tried  to explain to him that they were  might be aboard and about the  dynamite which is also smuggled  across.  Free Zone sighs in place. Many  pepple on the Sunshine Coast are  troubled by the unilateral way in  > which the ministry of transportation and highways has over-ruled  : bur local government and popular  .opinion according to the nuclear  "disarmament referenda in '82 and  X '83.  M ,We trust that you will give our.  S "concern your immediate attention  Mand that the year-old resolution  will be enacted and the Sunshine  M Coast will indeed be a nuclear free  X zone before the month of May is  .out.  Carol McGillivray, for:  Sunshine Coast Peace Committee  I feel it is pretty irresponsible of  the ferry corporation to let incidents like that happen and to  simply ignore them, especially  when people's lives are in danger.  We pay outrageous prices and  get a ridiculous schedule. At least  they could make the damn ferry  safe. I guess you have to get hit  walking down a road before they  build a sidewalk.  Clint Suveges  Editor:  I must strongly object to the Pro  Life Society's ad which appeared in  last week's paper. Actually, it's not  the ad so much as the photo. It  showed a very ..human-looking  fetus of 19 weeks;  .Considering most abortions are  performed within 12 weeks of conception this can only be viewed, at  its best, as sensationalism and at its  worst, as blatant psychological  abuse. Not a very Christian thing  to do, is it?  I could have accompanied this  letter with a photograph of the corpse of a battered child, but at least  I've got some taste.  Jeff Mulcaster  Drop in and Browse  at the Friendly  Bookstore  Bookstore  Lower  Gibsons  886-7744  Veteran scores  Socred actions  lade  x Palace  Restaura  THIS WEEKS' LUNCH SPECIAL  TUES. TO SAT.  1. Breaded Veal Cutlet    2. Hot Roasted Pork Sandwich  3. 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I object very'r .Vtyr^eof atmosphere Mivhen ti^yell7'  .____.: l j -'~*  ;V ing, and in particular, the children,  elderly persons, and abstainers.  Although the morale of the people  of this province is at an all time  low, I see no reason for our  ; government to further corrupt our  society;  It has been brought to my atteri-  : tion by the Nelson Daily News article of Friday, November 25,-1083,  that the B.C. government have  decided they cannot afford to reforest in this province, and due to  all the haggling the Socreds have  done with the federal government,  the $52 million allocated to B.C.  may now go to better organized  groups, such as ��� high-tech in-!  dustriijs or other federal ministries.  Ncfw the people in the forest industry will lose many jobs for  decades to come.  I also feel that taking away $50  per month from the handicapped  persons of this province is most demeaning.  Closing the office of the Human  Rights and the Rentalsman is also a  very grave affront to the citizens of  the province.  I have lived in British Columbia  for 80 years, and have discussed  the aforementioned matters with  many people, of all ages, who feel  the same as I do.  R.C. Rhodes,  "A Very Disappointed  Old Age Pensioner"  strongly to more and more people  being put out of work, making it a  higher and higher deficit for UIC  and Welfare. British Columbia is  now \ .6 million in the red.  The B'C. government had all the  components of the LRT System  manufactured in the province of  Ontario, instead of British Columbia.. WeM< too have welders,  machinists, ��� fabricators, etc.; 'and  these jobs could have been.created'  here:       .-.'���,  Our high crime rate is another  consequence, of our. unemployment. ..���������' "'*  We fought  five years ; against.  Hitler j for persecuting thei Jews,  and'C-howj we/allowr'the"'Socred  Government to persecute-thewprk^-  ing class of the province in order to.  compensate  for. their  errors in  budgeting during the past eight  years.'"���"' ���-��� -���  ���m.  With regard to the operation of  gambling casinos, I am. sure that  even Mr. Bennett's father would be  shocked to see Manning Park, and  the surrounding area turned into a  "gambling casino". Manning Park  was designated as a provincial park  oh June 17, 1941, and the Hope-  Princeton Highway was officially  opened in 1950. I would strongly  suggest that all our parks be left as  recreational areas, as we don't  have enough recreation areas now  Deo��  mlwk  Little Skookum Auto  is turning the,Sunshine  Coast used car market  upside down���low overhead!  Low cost! 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"$89.95  includes pads 4.  6  Coast News, May 21,1984  :^^^t^^&m^^il^  Jim Ironside of the Gibsons lions Club, left, and AHister Muir,  manager of the Royal Bank, present Maude Krintila with a $100  prize she won by playing the Dons TV Bingo, pickets may be purchased at various outlets in Gibsons. The Lions are pleased to help  the community hi a number of ways with the bingo proceeds, x  ���Lynn Lindsay photo  Roberts Creek  Firemen tee off  by Jennie Parker, 886-3973  GOLFING BREMEN  Neither rain nor sleet, not the excesses of the previous night could  keep the Roberts Creek Volunteer  Firemen from their appointed  rounds���on the golf course that is.  The occasion was Mother's Day  and the event was the first annual  Roberts Creek Firemen's Open.  Nine foursomes of firefighters  and their spouses teed off in the  light morning drizzle and despite  some severe handicaps they all survived the water hazards, sandtraps  and their partner's bad tempers.  (Kay Goodwin had warned of  Alex's sharp tongue but it was his  sharp plus-fours that got  everybody's attention.)  Merrilee Mulligan managed to  surmount all of Andy Dube's advice and Pam Knowles discovered  you really don't need to drag all  those clubs around, one will do.  The only real casualty of the day  was Bruce Puchalski's golfball.  Apparently he's got a mean slice  and chopped the top off the ball.  Despite the fact that most bf ���  group were real duffers, everybody,  enjoyed the ") tournament  thoroughly and several decided  they'd like to go out again. Many  thanks to Alex Ross the instigator!  BIRTHDAY DANCE   /  There's a party this Saturday to  commemorate the Roberts Creek  Community Hall's fiftieth birthday. How else to celebrate but with  a Roberts Creek dance!  ���'Used Guys" a.k.a. "Richard  and Friends" will be playing  (they've been practising some tunes  for the older folks too) and proceeds go towards a new floor for  the hall. Tickets are limited so get  them soon. They're $3 (there was a  slight misprint last week) at  Seaview Market. No minors.  The potluck dinner preceding  the dance is foF invited guests.  Anybody who served on the Com-  _ munity Association or was involved with the hall in the past and has  not yet been contacted please  phone Debbie Osier at 886-3994 or  Sue Shepherd at 885-2972.  LADIES SECOND  The Roberts Creek Legion  Ladies Softball Team, improved  their record to five wins and two  losses with their win over Trail Bay  Sports last Thursday. TBS was  previously undefeated by the Creek  beat them 17 to 7, putting our  ladies in second place.  FRIDGE FOR FIREMEN  The Roberts Creek Volunteer  Fire Department is looking for a  left-handed fridge for the. upstairs  of the fire hall. "In running order"  and "for free or cheap" are the  other main criteria. Please phone.  Denis Mulligan at 886-2835 or Pat  Parker at 886-3973.  BLOCK PARTY  Don't miss the Henderson Road  Block Party and garage sale this  Saturday, 10-4 p.m. .  Clowns not waterproof  by Joan Thompson  Hugs and thanks to the brave  clowns, large and small, who turned up for the parade on Saturday.  Clowns don't like wind and rain  so we had to cancel.  We all decided to try for an  afternoon parade on Sunday, May  27, meeting in Dougal Park at 1:15  p.m., parading through Gibsons at  2 p.m.  There will be free coffee for  moms and dads at the park. Lots  of prizes and balloons, so get ready  to clown it up next Sunday. The  costumes looked great, so come  and enjoy the parade. It's for fun  and it's for you.  If it's not pouring at noon the  parade is on,.  For more information phone  Joan at 886-7570.  I  I  I  I  I  Bring this Coupon  for a Bonus Toy  Just for Participating in Our Portrait Promotion.  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PHARMASAVE  SUNNYCREST  &1BSONS, B.O.  by George Cooper, 886-8520  NANCY LESLIE, Ph.D.  Marjorie Leslie, who is retired  from her work in Gibsons post office, has just received word that her  daughter, Nancy, has completed  her studies in Applied.Linguistics  at . the University of London  (England) and now has a PhD  degree.  : Many in Gibsons will remember  Nancy from her school days here.  When she finished grade nine in  Elphinstone, Nancy took grades 10  and 11 in Briererest, a Bible In-  situte in Saskatchewan. She. returned to B.C. for a degree in Education (P.Ed) in Vancouver at UBC.  Answering an ad offering student exchange studies in Japan,  Nancy was accepted and became as  a result not only a linguist but a  world traveller. She travelled east,  for instance, to get to Japan and  while in Turkey, on her way, met  her futqre husband, Nuri Yildiz,  whom she married a few years  later. On her travels Nancy has  crossed Siberia by rail, and visited  most of the European countries  and the Mid-East. She reported her  travels in the Coast News under the  editorship of Fred Cruice.  In her two years at Keio University in Tokyo, Nancy became  fluent in Japanese, and since then  has mastered Turkish and some  Chinese. When she embarked on a  M.Ed programme at UBC, she  chose English as a second language  and reading instruction. This led  quite naturally to a teaching post at  Langara College in reading instruc-  .'. tion';:-.While there, her duties extended into the administrative; particularly ih personnel work. Now  with her Ph.D Nancy is looking  further afield for other opportunities in the academic world. Chit may be further travel-���she has  New Zealand, Australia, and  China still to visit.  Marj Leslie hopes that she can  attend the degree -awarding ���  ceremony in London when  Princess Anne will'.-. officiate as  chancellor. That is if Nancy takes  the time to attend.  LORI PLOWS VISITS  Home to visit family and friends  for a few days during the first  weekend in May, Lori Plows has  returned to work as supervisor in  the North Shore Neighborhood  House Daycare Centre in North  Vancouver where she has been  employed for the past four years.  Lori has her daycare certificate  from Douglas College in New  Westminster, and has just completed her second year Arts at  Capilano College, fitting in classes  when she could with her work  schedule. She is now applying to  SFU to enter the teacher training  program for kindergarten and  primary, and hopes that the cutbacks in enrolment do hot cause  The Sechelt RCMP donated about $700 to St. Mary's Hospital and  administrator Nick Vucurevich says it will go for the construction  of a linen cupboard for newborns in the maternity ward.  -   ���Sandy Kmcroon pholo  Seqhelt Scenario  4>y Peggy Connor, 885-9347  SIXTH; ANNUAL MEETING  Shorncliffe is located on Medusa  Street in Sechelt, B.C. This facility  is operated by the Sechelt In-;  termediate Care Society by direc-��  tion of the minister of health,  under the auspices of long term  care program.  Friday, May 25, at 7:30 p.m. is  the time of the sixth annual'  meeting of the Sechelt Intermediate  Care Society to be held at Shorncliffe. This is the first time the annual meeting will be held there with  the doors having just opened in  December of 1983.  It will be interesting to hear how  everybody has settled ih and how  the facility is being run.  One may be come a member of  the society by paying the membership fee of $3 available at the door,  or beforehand at Shorncliffe.  DINE AT LUNCH  CHANGE OF PLACE  It is that time of year again when  the Sechelt Branch of St. Mary's  Hospital Auxiliary plays host to  the people pf the area. The annual  lunch will be available this year at t  the Sechelt Indian Band Community Hall on Thursday, May 31, II  a.m. to 2 p.m. An extra special this  year will be the addition of a salad  bar.  The new location will provide  better parking facilities, more  room for seating and with two  cashiers faster service.  The same good homemade soup  and pies plus cold-plate, chili, and  sandwiches will be there, served by  the willing hands of the auxiliary  - lades.  All are welcome.  SENIOR WIND-UP SUPPER  AND DANCE  The Sechelt senior citizens will  wind up their spring season of  dance with a potluck supper and  dance on Saturday, June 2 starting  at 6 p.m. at the Senior Citizens  Hall. Bring your own  refreshments, also the ladies bring  a contribution to the potluck sup^  per. The gents will pay $3 admission  It is also requested you bring  your plates to cut down on the  washing up. The same excellent  music will be provided by the  senior's band.   ' -  After 50 years of practice Dick and Eva Oliver dance the Anniversary Waltz in fine style to the music of the Harmony Hall  Choristers and the applause of family and friends at their 50th  Wedding Anniversary celebration last Saturday.       -Fran Burmtiide photo  too long a delay in fulfilling this  -ambition. .      .  \ Lori graduated from  Elphinstone in 1978 and then spent  a year and a half as "nanny" for  Dr. Everetts'.-whoat that time lived on Gower Point road.  "She saved every penny," her  grandmother says', ''and then went  [ travelling in Elurape for a year."  While in Gibsons Lori visited  with   grandparents,   the   Lionel  Singlehursts, arid the Russ Plows ;  of Abbs Road. She also met again  with former schoolmate KathyIn-  gram; (Forsyth) who now lives in  Gibsons after sonic years spent in  Alberta..   '   ""m^-  LIBRARY BOOK DRAW  Gibsons Public Library ended a  very successful National Book  Festival Week on'"May 5 with the  book draw. Winners were Mrs.  Norah Hill, Mrs. Joan Hope arid  Mrs. Lise Sheridan.M .  NICARAGUA REPORT  Scenes of Nicaragua as caught  by Ken Dalgleish during his recent  pilgrimage to that country reminci  one of farming on the prairies 50  -60   years   ago.;   WithM some  assistance of the right Kind the  Nicaraguans will make their land  flourish in much less time. Right  now they have the hazard of attack  to contend with and, says Ken,  other forms of interference with  their country by the United States!  Whatever   justification   the  U.S.A. may feel it has to interfere  their ham-handed methods do hot  compare at all in any way with  what Canadians can agree with!  They do not seem now to even  "walk softly" while they carry the  big stick.  One can fervently hope that out  of the turmoil the ordinary people  will rise triumphant.  FISHING DERBY m;  Fred Holland reminds me of th|  annual fishing derby that the Gib*  sons Wildlife Club puts on at  Sakinaw Lake. This year it's Sunday, May 27, the weigh-in at 6  p.m.,,Open to all fishermen.      .,  > s  aaaaaaaaWaaaaaaWk  ��� passport ��� boat & auto  windows glass  ��� tub enclosures ��� skylights  ��� piexiglas ��� wood &  ��� mirrors        aluminum windows  Flouiersjor  If wedding plans are in your future come in and see  Yvonne for CUSTOM FLORAL DESIGNS - to-suit  your taste and budget.  X For a free consultation call  ��# Village  Greenhouse  886-3371 _���__SunnycrestMall,Gibsons ^ Coast News, May 21,1984  .These boys are after the trophies for the floor hockey tournament  to be played June 9 and 10. Organizer Constable Paul Thomson of  the Sechelt RCMP detachment, sponsoring the event, says there are.  three trophies, one for each age group, and a handful of special  medals for participation. ���sandyEmmonphoio  Sechelt Seniors  by Robert Foxali  1   The   fact  that   president   Len  Herder and vice-president Larry  ^Grafton were away as delegates to  MShe provincial convention made it  pnecessary to call on second vice-  president Gerry Chailler to conduct  jpur monthly May meeting and it  jturned out to be a most reassuring  hevent. The membership will know  fthat  our chief officers  for the  [following  two   years  after   Len  ^finishes his term of office will be  fxperienced and efficient and continue the wise leadership we have  Snjoyed in the past.  t Any time you want information,  about services available refer to  page 17 in the telephone directory.  'You   will   find   many   valuable  sources of information there.  �� Our membership at the moment  Stands at 330 of which 50 are new  since my last reporting. They are  $ery welcome and we all hope they  are having good times on the Sunshine Coast. Ways & Means Committee has a good supply on hand  of pom-poms, so bring on your  parties,   we'll  help  to  decorate  them.  Elphie's Honour Roll  There is planning going forward  for a "Potluck" supper and dance  the evening pf June 2. We may  have to depend on the telephone  committee for details. A picnic is in  the planning book for August 16.  Put these dates on your calendars.  The Building Committee have  severed their connections with Sunshine Developments, but a special  meeting will be called in the near  future to discuss building plans.  Dave Hayward, has bus trips  under consideration and will have  news for us in the not too distant  future. If you have a special place  in mind telephone Dave.  Madge Bell popped up with 10  Shop Easy vouchers worth $10  each. Don't forget to express  thanks to the management if you  happen to be one of the lucky winners. The draw saw the following  named. Absentees: Ann Ross,  Ellen O'Keefe, Marie Agar,  George Derby and Sylvia. Present:  Jenny Olson, John Forbes, John  Johnson, Joyce Scott and Henry  Draper.  We should have a report of the  convention at the time of our next  meeting which will be in June.  i. The following have been named  to the Elphinstone Secondary  (School Honour Roll for the third  Quarter, May 4, 1984.  Grade 8: Nicki Allen, Leonard  Coates, Lesley Constable, Glenn  frempster, Leah Edney, Mike  Fosberry, Jayna Gant4, RocheUe  Gibb, Bobbi Greggain, Jamie Hannah, Mara Parnell, Siew Yong  Sim, Nathan Strand, Jennifer  Virag. *  (*lrade 9:Leah Bennett, Stephen  Christian, Gordon Fallis, Shad  Light, Tammy McQueen, Jay  Barnell, Dawna Read, Sean  Tetzlaff, Mark Van Kleek.  Grade 10: Victoria Gazely, Bernar-  djne Lee, River Light, Bruce Mac-  Dougall, Sonja Reiche, Maria  Risebrough, Sheila Reynolds,  Rirria Turner, Sandra Vandergeest.  Grade 11: Janet Butcher, Lome  Carroll, Martin Carsky, Tammy  Cavalier, Darryl Gant, Toni Man-  ton, Tina Salminen.  Grade 12: Ron Anderson, Sue  Eastwood, Stacey Krintilla, Donna  MadFarlane, Marion Passmore,  Linda Ten.  Those receiving Honourable  Mention are as .follows:  prade 8: ChrjsMConstable, Danny  Cook, Christopher Dorais, Andrea  Doran, Jennifer Earwaker, Lorri  Frandsen, Karin Hansen, Christine  Paul, James Taylor, Brian  Wilhelms, Jason Wingfield.  Grade 9: Vince Bothwell, Shannon  Bulmer, James Dennis, Lisa  Hubel, Alan Jay, Jane McConnell,  Pat McClocklin, Robert Rigby.  Grade 10: Tania Allnutt, Claire  Bujan, Trevor Epp, Neil Fontaine,  Deri Kinsey.  Grade 11: Kirsti McKinnon  Grade 12: Lizette Berdahl, Deanna  Cattanach,   Cheryl   Chiasson,  Lance   Lacey,   Jim   Reed,   Gail  Wheeler, Sheree Wolansky.  Officer Cadets Steve Gentles, left, son of Robert and Silvia  Gentles, Gibsons, and Graham Solomon, right, son of Mr. and  Mrs. Douglas Solomon of Gibsons, both, completed their second  ye;ar of studies at Royal Roads Military College in Victoria on May  12. During the summer Steve will receive training in the  aeronautical engineering classification and Graham in the pilot  classification of the Canadian Armed Forces. In September both  will enter the Royal Military College in Kingston, Ontario, where  Officer Cadet Gentles will continue studies towards a mechanical  engineering degree, and Officer Cadet Solomon will pursue his  studies towards a degree in civil engineering.  Meeting  Sponsored by the  Hospital EitipIdye<E?s Union  Friday, May 25th, 7:30 p.m  Roberts Creek Hall  Guest Speaker Mercedes, International  Director of Fet Saiud  (Nicaraguan Health" Care Workers Union)  Refreshments will be served  UALITY MEATS  Bulk  beef  sausage,2.40  ,1.09  Wiltshire - Sliced, Cooked    .  meats  mo* .89  4 Varieties  By The Piece  side  bacon....!,, 2.62  1.19  kg  UiiJU ih   la 79  Quarter - Cut Into Chops  pork loin  A  Canada Grade *T  Beef - Boneless  round steak kg5.05 .,2.29  A  Canada Grade *���  Beef - Bone In  f^ing c eg 2 99  rib roast kgu_u*i id.___��i��p  OVEN  Oven-Fresh Yukon  sourdough        *  bread.        ^nm I  454 gm  Sunbeam - Plain or Sesame  french  bread....... ...370 gm  Oven-Fresh  muffins      pkg ot 6  Blueberry, Bran, Wholewheat or Carrot  1.99  Oven-Fresh  pastries      3/1-49  All Varieties  Washington - Anjou '-          *%_\  pears k9.64 tb .29  B.C. Hot House - Medium Size ~    _ -  tomatoes kg 1-74   ,      ib. -79  California  nfppn  cabbage k8.53 ������ .24  Canada #1 ^^  head lettuce       each .39  New Zealand  granny smith  apples      kg 1.30 ib .59  California - Red  jumbo  onions......kg 1.52 ib..69  VALUE  Pamper  cat food  184 gm  "v&t  *���  3/1.00  *\ ��� All��arieties  Xx   Av-fvf,'/'  xxxx  r"  Stoned  wheat thins, ,*�� 8m Pkg.��  Yoplait  yogurt  Heinz  beans *m  pork  V   >  I75jm ��nrll  All Flavors  .388 ml tins *i ��  4 Varieties  *   f*  Fraser-Vale - Fancy Frozen .  whole kernel  corn  Pronto.  pam  4   *>%*���**#**?*  X  ^50  1",VC  "~>iiMXl ���  %__  ��ai��*  i^A.  .'  fit Coast News, May 21,1984 t^ M>$Ss  H����T$feS3j"'  tt  1  **      " f *t "  ^_i^9_)  "*���  rr^ ( ;^  *f"*. **  \% r*^x  *"  * 1* ^ *  /���    *w��s;  ct - *   **  ��  -"         "*��  +v _*-'*"  " * * *.  wr*^lh   *  ?^  F ���  '  %  *  V  **  ,.  X  \  A  '? *  v  i- .  ��  *"  V/C  *���  &-  *   x  SM  ���v... ___  *  -   ��  ll^ij^r^l^ii^  Coast News, May 21,1984  tf  I'  i:  St.  5��  ��m  ST*'* -  ���**. ���-������  1  Sf��r;-  ft  m.  Im  ____  f'*'*^.  *&  The principal of Egmont school, Ron Fearn, remarked he'd iike the  guys who poured the slab of concrete in 1952 for an electricity  generator, to see what is sitting on it now.  -Sandy Emerson pholo  Pender People 'n' Places  Happy Days next  by Jane McOuat, 883-9342  HAPPY DAYS M  Now that May Day is sbggily  behind us we've got to get thinking  about Happy Days which will be.  held June 29 to July 2. it really  looks like another fun weekend  shaping up and of course there will  the "The Great Scow Race" again.  This time it will be run from Irvines  Landing to Madeira Park government wharf and that extra distance  will require more refined designs  than, ah, last year. Well, maybe  just A.C.'s!  MIDDLEPOINT  If you live in MiddlepQiht you  may already know about this but  it's very important for quality of  fife for Middlepointers. There will  be a  point  the Madeira Park Firehall on June  2 at 7:30 p.m.  FRIENDSHIP & FASHION  The hospital auxiliary Friendship Tea and Fashion Show (all  fashions from the Thrift Shop) will  be held oh May 26 at 2 p.m. in the  Madeira Park Hall. Admission is  |^ $2 for a worthy cause.  if RUMMAGE SALE  sm    There will be a rummage sale at  i* St. Andrew's Church on June 2 at  U 10 a.m. Lots of good stuff!  &��;     I looked rummage up in the dic-  K"M tionary and it said...*'a searching  -1 ; thoroughly by looking into every  *f: corner and by turning things tqpsy-  f&v'tlirvy ">hSQ��:-V- *���:��� ��� . X M 'M....-:���. > -���;; :\.  ^ A CARING COMMUNITY  Everythings   going   along   like  fc:  *>���  I  SM  "Fire Protection for Middle-  informational meeting at  it  gangbusters with the Brown's  house. This is not an easy time for  Harry and PhyHis right now as  Harry has a broken thumb and  Phyllis' mother is quite ill. Still,  that's when a community counts.  The Benefit Dance was a great  success and the generosity of-all  those who contributed at the door  and those who contributed to the  running of the dance must not go  unmentioned.  A big thanks to the community  club for donating the hall, to Norm  Jones and the Benefit Band, to  Oak Tree Market who were so  generous, to Taylor's Store for all  the mixer, the IGA for lots of help  and even a spirited donation from  Peninsula Transport (I'll use 'em!)  Last but not least says Wilma  Thompson (who must also be  thanked) is thank you to Garden  Bay Firehall who cleaned up after  the dance. (Of course the few -who  did it and Sirnone deserve all the  thanks!)  To anyone who was not mentioned, you know who you are and  you should give yourself a pat.  VISITING BAND  Next Friday, May 25 at 2:15  p.m. a small ensemble of band  students from Lord Byng elementary in Richmond will be at  Madeira Park elementary to give a  concert.  They and their teacher, Garth  Bowen, are really looking forward  to  .this   experience.; AfterwardsM  they'll have a spaghetti feast at Lil  and Ken Abbott's.  . by Ann Cook, 883-9167  NEWS AND WEATHER'  Weather. Another frontal  system moving into the B.C. coast  will bring more showers. That's the  weather report from a newspaper'  dated February 14. My neighbours  from the city come to their cabin  on most long weekends, on Friday  I play the good neighbour role and  keep a fire going in their air tight  heater so their cabin will be cozy  when they arrive. While tending  their fire I, browse through all the  old newspapers. I automatically  read the weather report first. It's  right on.  I didn't realize how much I missed newspapers until the cabin was  getting too warm and I'd browsed  through a month's news.  Ethel Merman died. I thought  too bad, Broadway will never be  the same. Maybe Broadway  "isn't" anymore.  Wolf hunter Paul Watson says  he lost a battle but the war has just  begun.  The Red Cross needs $5.9  million for the Expo '86 project.  Princess Diana is holding her  own. She continues to prefer liking  people especially children, while  married into a. family of animal  .lovers, especially dogs and horses.  A Vietnam veteran armed, with  night vision capabilities on rifles  plus sensors to detect any movement 300 metres away plans on  hunting and killing a SaSquatch,  preferably American but a Canadian Sasquatch will do.  That's the news from out there.  Locally it's a disappointing day.  Today is Madeira Park May Day  Parade and it's raining and blowing. There are white caps on the  lake. That's more than a breeze out  there.  BEARS  Egmont has a bear or bears  visiting. One left a calling card in  the school yard, snuffled around a  couple of houses maybe checking  for pet food or garbage left out.  They are not people shy but do remind your children that bears are  still wild animals and if they meet  up with one they should hot foot it  the other way.  ECCENTRIC ROBIN  Robins seem to like people, for  all the thousands of beautiful trees  a robin has built a nest on the top  of a metal ladder leaning on a tree!  There's no over-head shelter like  the eaves of a building. It's close to  the cabin on a trail used every day.  There's a cat named Mousetrap  that lives there. I hope he can't  climb metal ladders.  TEA AND THRIFT  Karlene had another successful  tea last week. It's nice to see  women grid children getting  together. Kristina. and Marie our  two young ladies in Egmont waited  on the tables and Joseph manned  the kitchen, cooking and washing  dishes. Joseph, I think you have  found your "calling".  There's still a lot of work to be  done now the Thrift Store has been  moved downstairs: sorting;  folding; cutting rags; setting up  racks to hang clothes. Volunteer  help is always welcome. Donations  of clothes hangers is top of the list.  Any donations for the Thrift  Store can be dropped of f at the hall  door as everyday someone checks  and puts donations inside.  BIRTHDAY & ADVICE  Happy Birthday to Brenda Martin. This is Brenda's year to buckle  up and drive. Brenda's mother lived with us in North Van when she  was a teenager and learned to  drive. Our advice to her when she  was allowed the family car for the  first time was "don't drive the road  to Horseshoe Bay". That was the  old road with many sharp turns.  Guess where she went. So no advice Brenda, just good luck!  Good Grantham's water  by Bert Norman  Halfmoon Bay Happenings  * The immersion pump-has been  operating in the new pump house  at Grantham's for nearly a year  without problems.  Within a few months a whole  new system of signalling will be installed, which will monitor the  operation ,  The water supply is plentiful.  ,>Ve have no restrictions on sprinkl-M^  ing and are very fortunate to have****5  water that tests 100 per cent pure   .  with no additives such as chlorine,  f  Along with the plentiful supply  of good water the citizens of Granthams Landing have the benefit of  good fire protection. We are accessible from three directions,  there are no deadend streets, the  fire department has the use of six  inch fire hydrants for a greater part  of the area, plus a 25,000 gallon in-  ground resevoir, a backup tank of  10,000 gallons plus 7,000 gallons in  the new pump house tank.:,,.-.  School's future in doubt  by Ruth Forrester, 885-2318  PARENTS MEET  The Halfmoon-'Bay school was  packed with parents on Monday  evening for a meeting with school  board trustees. Mr. John  Nicholson.wasthe main speaker,  j The topic was the future of the  school and the effect of the cut  back of vfitiids available for addi-  j|tions to the school building. At the  jM present tirne the grade three pupils  |^ ar�� ^ten|UhgM*Vest Sechelt school  ^ which his the facilities to ac-  comodat||them, and the parents  fer to have their children  *,lcept wl&iin the Halfmoon Bay  ;M': "��� ���        A'i">   ' ' ���������;.'-  ?v:^rea.  -M ���������-.���     ., -    .  fe;.; The proposal was made that a  lv portable building could be located  ~Mby the school and another full time  p teacher added to the present staff  feof  $ would  ir '  one full and one. part time  teacher. Mr Nicholson will take  this proposal to the board as the  preference of the parents.  .  An alternative to this proposal  would be to keep the kindergarten  and grade one pupils at the present  facility with the present staff. Mr.  Nicholson was most sympathetic  with the concerns of the parents  present but pointed out that all he  could promise was that he would  take their proposals to the board  for their consideration.  A spokesman for the parents requested that they be informed  before the school year-end as to the  outcome of this meeting in order  that their children will know what  is in store when school starts up in  the fall.  HOSPITAL TOUR        '  The kindergarten children made  a visit to St. Mary's Hospital last  week and were treated to a most interesting tour of the hospital. It  was ���a. fascinatingMjvCnt for; the  children who were even allowed to  administer injections on a teddy  bear.  They are looking forward to  another interesting tour - this time  it will be to Shop Easy in Trail Bay  Centre where.they will be shown  what goes on behind the scenes in  the meat, bakery and other departments.  COUNTRY FAIR  Things are really looking good  the the Country Fair of Halfmoon  Bay on July 21 at Connor Park. I  made mention last week of some of  the groups who will be attending to  entertain you.  In keeping with the Robin Hood  , theme you will enjoy watching the  ancient art of jousting. In my ignorance of such matters I took it  for granted that such a group  would have to be imported from  the mainland.. Not so! We have  such a group right here in our own  backyard who will put oh as good a  show as anyone from the big city.  They are known as the White  Tower Medieval Society located in  Gibsons. I gather that they will  have to transport horses and armour and all the weapons required  for such a performance and don't  quite know how they go about it.  But you can bet your life that we  will all be looking forward to this  attraction as most of us have only  seen such spectacles in the movies.  ' If you are like myself and did  not know of this group from Gibsons you will now be able to look  forward to seeing them in action at  Connor Park.  Pender Harbour  TOOL & EQUIPMENT RENTALS  ��� STIHL & H0MELITE CHAINSAWS  AND ACCESSORIES  ��� SMALL ENGINE SPECIALISTS  �� RADIATOR SHOP  883-9114  17*  wmamaaaw^am  HARBOUR  DIESEL CO. LTD.  Diesel Engine Rebuilding  Industrial Parts  _2��1p_* 883-2616  ^IV(�� l*v___*KEX X EI  'Science Diet" I  Pet Foods  'Coast Vet  Service"  Now available for all breeds  QUALIFIED DOG GROOMER  Also  [Dog 8. Cat Boarding, Dog Obedience Training!  886-8568  Now Open  Smoked Salmon - Lox  ���AT FACTORY PRICES���  Ed's Bagels  WITH YOUR CHOICE OF DELICIOUS TOPPINGS  ���i  COWRIE!  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Nick invites  all the station's customers to drop in and meet him.  I would like to thank all my customers for their support during my 25 years in business, and hope they will continue to  support Nick in his new venture. My thanks also to Shell  Canada Ltd.  Sincerely  Charlie Mandelkau 8.  Coast News, May 21,1984  *~ *  9 A.M. 'TIL 6 P  ��� IIR ���  ^-  0p8��  1 W*  %  Open Fridays 'til 7 p,en.  Open Sundays & Holidays  10 a.m. - 5 p.  PRICE  Wed. May 23 to  Day by Day       Item by Item  We do more for you in providing Variety, Quality,  & Friendly Service.  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Bick's  The  24-300 ml Any Flavour  $6.49 + Deposit  Siioppe  12-850 ml Any Flavour  $6.99 + Deposit  ...1 litre  2.  0-  n  ,,.,... ,175 ml  ���M:'M  ��wii>i*  Kafkan  cat  food  ���������*������*����������������  .184 gm  Confldei - Beltless  iiiaxi  $����/#/��],  < i . . . . . . .,.,��,, P , ,', ��,,j"H/ 0  Sun-Rype  .....,.-. ..... .��0~w offll  2/. 9 5  ��  ,,',,.,,',,;, ,.;.., _, , 4;.��5Bw 'litre.-���������m  with  *  I purchased a bottle of saffron..! opened the bottle, prodded  the little envelope inside, and decided I couldn't bear to use  it. So I popped it in a dark cupboard and every now and  again I'd take it out and stroke.it. After many months of this,  and with the world being In such a peculiar state, 1 decided  there was no point in hoarding it any longer so I brought it  out into the daylight. Luckily, most recipes only call for a  pinch of saffron so I guess I can keep it in its dark little home  for some time to come. I used the "pincVi" in  Moroccan Chicken  Va teaspoon black pepper  2 tablespoons butter  1 cup Spanish onions, chopped  Va teaspoon saffron  1 chicken, cut up  1 teaspoon salt  Va teaspoon paprika  Va teaspoon cumin  1 can garbanzo beans, drained * cup rice, cooked  I Vi cups chicken stock lulce of V4 lemon   ;  4 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley    V tablespoon butter  1. Gut the chicken into serving pieces and season with salt,  paprika, cumin, and pepper.  2. Melt 2 tablespoons butter and saute onion and chicken  pieces until golden.     -  3. Sprinkle with' saffron, add garbanzo beans and chicken  ; stock. Cover and simmer for approximately one hour until chicken is cooked; M  4. Cook rice in usual manner. When cooked stir in 1 tablespoon butter and place on heated -fervihg dish.  5. Stir parsley into chicken. Place chicken pieces on rice and  pour saffron sauce over. Sprinkle with lemon juice and  serve immediately.  Sometimes a little exotica will go a long, long way!  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The Holiday Season  by Bill Edney  ||:.  '<���  Xf*^sa^f-  aaaaaaaaWli ll ���i.ll  am^rn'maawaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaawaam  _H*  ������>"'   "  ��� _HM M  WamX'  i  _H^  ('I  -1  m5!  HH_BHH_i il ���' 11  _b_*_n_H_   M!v!,'��- ��.>  !__S___I <vm^  _R_^__H___t  ���S__UD_BCf v    ,  _____\_______W___________\  C         M '���'  K.L.D. Winner  :    #196  __p'.  _H_H/>  '__f  [fMHK^ ;**- Sandy Mulderrlg  __Wj_^tB^^^^^^____m______k  |S  M-M-  I-.'.....  0  f^^^^%!l_____\  F                     ^moaam  i                   _MHH  ���   ' *  |H _.���'  $Sft Grocery  Djfraw Winner  ������'���.  ���      \  .a                ���-  May 24th signals the beginning of the Holiday Season. This  is, without a doubt, one of the most beautiful spots on earth.  It was in May of 1970 that my family and I first came to the  Sunshine Coast. As I have said, "Why hadn't anyone told me  of this place before?"  To be self-supporting, a community needs industry to provide jobs and to afford the infra-structure of all the various  services and supplies necessary for the needs of people. I can  think of no better, no cleaner industry than tourism.  I cam state emphatically that in ail the years we have been  in business we have never earned a profit in the winter months. The community is over-serviced for the size of its perma-  IGIBSOXSI  IFISHL  MARK!  Fresh   s  RED  SNAPPEK  FILLETS  $2.09lb.  $4.60 kg  Open 7 days a week  9-6 Fridays-9-7  nent population. It is the summer trade that keeps us going  and provides the much needed extra jobs for our youth.  We, therefore, welcome the holiday season. We, on our  part, will do our utmost to ensure a service of high standard  with quality merchandise. We welcome all visitors and summer residents once again and wish them a happy and sunny  time on the Sunshine Coast.  At this time, I also wish to thank our regular patrons for  their support, and give them our assurance that their needs  and their patronage is of utmost importance to. us. #  WE respectfully solicit your patronage. May the coming  holiday season be pleasant for all of us.  Git.jsons,  Girl  SGu?s  586-90211  ���Wednesday���  BBQ RIBS  with Salad Bar  $4.50  BREAKFAST SPECIAL $1.99  Relax and  enjoy the  view from  the picture  window in  our newly  renovated  drying area.  Variftp  Deli and Health  Jfootss  Join us for a delightful  deli sandwich, pastry  and beverage in our  smoke free eating area.  886-2936  9/  HOUSEWARES  DISHCLOTHS  Regular price 79*.  SPECIAL       ���    ^ ���  PURCHASE   59  PRICE *��** m  PITCHERS  by Rubbermaid  Shaped to store on refrigerator  door. Tight-fitting lid for pouring  with ice guard or closed. Two sizes  to choose from. 2.4 litre-Regular  price $4.19.  SPECIAL        ��_>   AQ  PURCHASE    !>__,_ %I9  PRICE V/2 qt.-Regular price $3.59. 10.  Coast News, May 21,1S84  ���t&t '  Trower onJthe road  i  Arts Centre curator, Belinda McLeod, hooks down tangled ribbons  on the dragon suspended across the ceiling. It is part of Young People's Exhibition showing until May 27, displaying artwork by  children on the Sunshine Coast. -sandvKmciwmphoio  West Sechelt  fashions enjoyed  The fashion show put on by the  West Sechelt school PTA last  Monday was more than entertaining. The lively commentary, written and moderated by Bonnie  Paetkau of Cactus Flower, kept  everyone laughing while they sipped wine and nibbled delicacies.  "The audience really felt  delighted she referred to all'these  local places that we knew,"  remarked Debbie Clipperton, PTA  member. The audience was advised  to attend a luncheon meeting at  Pebbles wearing this, dance at the  Jolly Roger wearing that:  One watcher exclaimed .she  didn't know you- could get such  nice clothes in Sechelt. Another  said she saw how a few fashionable  accessories can update an old  ���.dress.   '- ��� X ���-:���>- -.  r The 21 models visited the shows'  'sponsors, Cactus Flower,  } Morgan's Men's Wear, the Mup-  [��� pet Shop and Emma's Shoes, and  I they chose, with some discussion,  �� which   outfits   they   wanted   to  Used Furniture  and What Have You  AL'S used  FURHITURE  We buy Beer Bottles  886-2812  model. These outfits were then  written into a script that was punctuated by a numberof jokes.  Among the models were three  very young children and three men,  teachers. Ron Bunting and Mike  Metcalfe, and the oVvner of the  Wakefield Inn, Rick Radymski.  Katy Radymski, four, was very  natural on stage, wearing a blue  tartan skirt and vest with matching  blouse and bag. Alone, she waltzed  down the runway smoothly, turned  and posed and then after her return  walk* just before she left the stage,  she turned and posed again. The  100 pairs of eyes watching her  beamed their delight at her,  because she did all this without  coaching.  The crowd burst into laughter  when three-year old Christopher  Clipperton unexpectedly tipped his  red baseball hat at everyone.  Prizes were donated by the  Wharf Restaurant, Jolly Roger,  Ann-Lynn Flowers, Sechelt Collision, Headquarters, Milore  Nursery and Ava Care Facials.  Sherry Lynn Hamilton donated a  hand-made rugby pant and shirt.  All proceeds were given to the  school library for the new book  purchases.  ���"^���������*��9a_HS!  _  Tuesday  Wednesday  Thursday  . Saturcfay  jf * 4 p.m.  17:20-9P-m,  ~*~~*~~"*~~*~~~~*~*~~~~~~~^^  Gi _*m��_t LM*tt�� H^^ x.  Thur., Fri.,  &Sat.  ^Knight  Shift ������!!  m  In the Lounge  Saturday afternoons -lots of prizes  Crib &  Meat Mon. Wed.  Draw Bingo Darts  Legion  Parties, Banquets, Wedding  Receptions  Hall Rentals 886-2411  ��� Ladies Auxiliary Meetings . 7:30 p.m.,  1st Wed. of every month.  General Meeting 8p.m.  3rd Tues. of every month.  by Peter Trower  Brief traumas. Happy resolii-,  tions. As we drive back to ��� the  village, we ask questions^ of the  tow-truck man about the Canyon.  He tells us that a suicide note was  found in one of the hotel rooms  this very morning. Apparently, the  helicopter I had seen was not carrying sightseers it vyas searching for a  possible jumper. 1 think of those  yawning gulfs and shudder. Still, if  a man was bound to put an end to  himself, he could hardly choose a  more-spectacular, setting.  "Six people have gone over  . already this year," the driver adds  matter-of-factly. "Mostly it's accidental though - young wiseguys  showing off for their girlfriends  and clowing around too close to  the edgel A couple of them were  lucky and landed on ledges."  There is a watchtower at the  eastern mouth of the Canyon from  which the Painted. Desert can  reportedly be viewed. We have lost  too much time over the breakdown  however to take this circuitous  route and opt for a quicker egress  back across the plateau. After a  few miles, we begin heading  downhill again, out of the high  country. Passing through the fair-  sized city of Flagstaff, we head out  across another long stretch of dusty flatland. , Unlike the desolate  Mojave however, this area is spot-  tily populated with small, dry  towns every few miles and threadbare, marginal farms. Adobe  pueblos are frequently to be seen  now, some of -them gutted and  abandoned. By late afternoon, we  enter the fringes of mesa country  -great, windtorn tablelands that  thrust upwards from the waterless  plains.  The shadows begin to lengthen  across eastern Arizona and Yvonne  guns the Aspen through the last  miles of the state. We ���hope to  reach GaUup, NewMfylexico by  nightfall. Near the boirder, we pass  through a large Indian Reserve  advertising taxless; gas; arid cigarettes. Then we are oyer the New  Mexico line and galloping towards  Gallup. M  Great flashes of light explode  beyond the city as we make our approach. I think of the U.S. Army  testing deadly new weapons in the'  desert. But it proves to be only a  dry thunderstorm.   ;  Gallup is the largest city we have  hit since'Los Angeles. It is'our  refuge for the. night after a long,  eventful day. We find lodgings and  then have supper at sj. Mexican cafe  where the salsa is hot enough to  raise blisters on the tongues of unsuspecting gringoes.'j  September 17, 1982. Today  Yvonne wants to try to make it  through to Dodge City, Kansas.  This will be another slightly  frivolous side trip but the famous  old cowtown is along our general  route. It is over 600 miles from  Gallup however, the longest single-  day run we have attempted yet.  Once more we leave at. crack of  dawn. '  We are in red mesa country now  great, ruddy butt��s castle the  flatland. After about 100 miles, we  stop off. for breakfast at a  Stuckey's Cafe, a cut-rate chain  connected with various gas stations. The food is edible but it is  served on plastic plates with plastic  knives and forks and margarine instead of butter. No self-respecting  trucker would be ("aught dead  parking his rig outside such a cheap  establishment. Yvonne and 1  resolve to bypass such places in the  future.  For week of May 21-28.  ARIES (March 20-April 18)  A recent new cycle for social interactions with those nearby  becomes more active. It's a busy  time for correspondence and short  trips. Mid-week favours financial  transactions and- weekend- shows  conflicts with authorities about  cash, handled best by temporarily  biting your tongue. ������  TAURUS (April 19-May 19)  Mercury the messenger entered  Taurus, ' bestowing easier communications for this sign. Some  lingering frustrations from parents,  partners or those in the public may  dampen thoughts slightly. By  channeling your energy optimistically into financial projects,  your success is almost guaranteed  by next Monday.  GEMINI (May 20-June 19)  By now, this new cycle has  energy sparkling in your appearance and outward expressions.  A recent health low passes and a  career opportunity raises your  status. Friends may drop in at  weekend. Use caution at night  clubs to avoid theft or loss of  valuables.  CANCER (June 20-JuIy 21)  This new cycle highlights your  private matters, such as an older  person who has romantic urges for  you. Money hidden away may be  discovered. Your health suffers  when you over consume now,  moderation is the key. ,  LEO (July 22-Aug. 22)  Monday's argumentative trends  between home and business matters are best handled by spending  the day away from both, perhaps  fishing in a remote area. Harmony  flows the rest of the week. Use the  lucky trends to promote your  status and business ideas.  VIRGO (Aug. 22-Sept. 21)  Your public status shines during  this new cycle and an absent friend  returns. Your spouse finds you irresistible this week. Financial caution is indicated for weekend, while  your head seems to float up in a  cloud.  by Sandra Emerson  LIBRA (Sept. 22-Oct. 22)  This new cycle brings travel and  distant communications to your  agenda. A financial windfall may  arrive through the mail. Mid-week  difficulties arise in work areas.  Weekend is, highlighted by  romance. ' A  SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. .22)  ' The emphasis of this hew cycle  lies in tax and insurance matters or  possibly, your spouse's, holdings.  Alimony payments get cut off or  suddenly   rise.   Communications  seem much better now. Romance  or an evening of pleasurable leisure  is shown for mid-week.  SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 20>  Your relationships are the focus  for your new cycle. Harmony and  pleasant ^social activities are- shown  and a marriage proposal, for some.  A mid-week home matter causes  you stress, which can be smoothed  over by good humoured kibiitizing.  Weekend work project promises  good cash return.  / CAPRICORN (Dec. 21-Jan. 20)  Work situations, are highlighted  for this new cycle. Relationships  feel  harmonious,   and  definitely  benefit   from   your   diplomacy.  Communications   yield   financial  gain,  perhaps due  to   influence  from older friend who has property  and position in the community.  Cycle continues to be prosperous.  AQUARIUS (Jan. 21-Feb. 18)  During this cycle your  playfulness and creative outlets are  highlighted but so are losses  through gambling mid-week.  Sprucing up your home is favoured  or income made from real estate.  . Home and business compete for  your attention all week.  PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20)  Communications about a profitable financial opportunity do  have some drawbacks. Friends in  high places advise you best. Home  matters are highlighted for this new  cycle. Some changes between home  and career cause you distress but  harmonious Venus smooths circumstance's to your favour.  On Channel Ten  Thursday, May 24, 7 p.m.  Coast 20 invites you to make  your views about the possible loss  of Channels 9 and 11 known to the  CRTC via community television.  We offer you the chance to present  your opinion on video tape. Phone  this week at 886-2204 and we will  set a date. Highlights of the tape  will be presented to the CRTC during the hearing on June 19. The  unedited tape will be made  available to the commission.  This Week:  1. The Freil Falls Controversy  "What is this plan to export  water from Hotham Sound? How  will it effect the mariculture industry there? How will it effect the  tourist industry? Why is it a controversial topic with the regional  board?"  Coast 10 TV tries to answer  these questions and more in biir  two part series produced by Angela  Kroning.  This week we present Part 1 with  Brett McGillivray, geographer and  regional board director. _ Angela  also talks with' David Butler,  district lands manger.  2. Student Exchange  Rene Fountain talks with  students and teachers from  Alymer, Quebec, Elphinstone  students visited Quebec last month  and this visit was the second part of  the exchange to bring young Canadians together.  3. Elphi's Senior Drama Students  Judith Wilson's senior drama  students performed this one hour  presentation made up of four different plays. Taped in  Elphinstone's gym, this show  features Elphi's students at their  best!   uowm ~  Tues., Wed  Mon  DAVID KARMAZYN  SUPER JAM SESSIOM  Sat. afternoon  Thurs" Fri.. Sat.    "^^v,  ALAN, DAVE & CHRIS %^  Generic Brand Band  Guest Appearance: StBVB GSdora  "J,  .ft  OPEN MONDAY ��� BUSINESS AS USUAL  BARON OF BEEF &  SPECIALTY BAR   ,  OY$TBR BAR  ��� With these prices you  Thurs., Fri. 8. Sat. eves  can't afford to eat-  find out What Donald has  at home.  for you.  ��� Always featuring  Open "later for your  "something special".    \.  convenience.  IN THE BONNIEBROOK LODGE  SPECIALIZING IN SEAFOOD  i    -.'   '    " .'- ���    .'��� ,r- r��� :���-  NEW SUNDAY BRUNCH SMORGASBORD  ONLY $6.99 - 11! a.m. - 3 p.m.  DINNER 5 p.m: Tues. - Sun.  NOW CLOSED FOR LUNCH TUEI5.SAT. * ALL DAY MONDAY  LOOK FOR MORE NEW IDEAS COMING UP  R.RJ4 Gower Pt. Rd., Gibsons  For Reservations & info  886-2887  HUGE SHIPMENT!  \    % PRICE OR LESS!  T-Tables Pioneer $69.95!  MarantzT-Table $139.95!  Sansui Receivers R-30 $139.95!  Sanyo Dolby Cassette $79.95!  Many Speakers, Amps, Receivers % Price  or Loss!  ultra sound  cedarfblaza, gibsonp   ^^ ^mW' MaM Wm %aM  886-8011      sound W&M0m@&i^n&fi  by Dianne Evans  :��� , The long twilight evenings of  i summer and the extra hours they  t give us to enjoy the garden are even  * more delightful if the air is filled  l vyith fragrance. Some careful plan-  i ning can provide exquisite scents,  l rhany of which are most noticeable  I at night!  t i Many of the flowers with night  * time scents are nondescript during  I; the daylight hours; colours are not  X- 'necessary at night and white  ) flowers show up best at dusk or in  i the moonlight. The tuberose is an  ' old-fashioned flower, whose perfume is much stronger at dusk;  others are Ten-week stocks and  .pinks. These flowers, pretty and  -.tsweet during daylight are even  &f spicier at night, as are carnations.  Bjfhe night-scented stock is a small  ^ordinary flower that comes into its  jiown after dark; its blossoms open  r^&nd a sweet, strong perfume is  ^released. To keep this fragrance in  ?:|flie   garden   plant   successively,  II about every 10 days.  :J" The white nicotiana also keeps  gits sweetness for the evening, and is  ^Very hardy, blooming well in partial shade.  ^j. Another lovely blossom is the  ���"|Hesperis, or Sweet Rocket. It is  learned for the evening star and was  f||aid to be a favourite of Marie Antoinette. It looks pretty during the  qdaylight hours, and has a some- A  tffihal lemony smell, which becomes  |js>eeter' and more like that of the  gs^tock once dusk falls. .-   ���  Some   flowers   have   elusive  $  i fragrances,  ���delightful  hard  to  follow  but  nonetheless.   The  Daphne   Launesla   has   such   a  flower, as does the Witch Hazel.  There are many other night time  flowers, often denoted in their  names by the inclusion of the word  "tristi". This indicates its sad, dull  blossoms of daytime. Gladislus  tristis, a native of South Africa,  grows in swampy areas and is very  fragrant at dark. There is a  pelargonium tristis with dull  flowers that cast a-lovely scent at  night; these are suitable for growing indoors.  Many other flowers lay heaviest  on the air at dusk; honeysuckle,  the popular sweet pea, and several  members of the clematis family  have such blossoms. Clematis  paniculata has a nyaiad creamy  coloured flowers with a strong  vanilla like perfume; the clematis  vitalba has small greenish, white  flowers and smells like sweet  almonds.  Make   sure   you   plant   your  fragrant flowers along pathways  and by the house. If you have a  deck or patio include some night  scented flowers in your planter  boxes;  let   fragrant  vines  climb  around the windows you  leave  open in summer. An hour or two  spent relaxing in a fragrant twlight  is a soothing antidote to the cares  and worries of the daylight hours.  Fianlly,   in   last   weeks'   (unsolicited)  article   I   inadvertently  omitted metion of David, Bob and  Olive Well's son, who works untiringly in the family business, and is  the person to consult about animal  feed   and   requirements.   Sorry,  David.  Gibsons writes CRTC  �� Gibsons council has agreed to a  Request from the Suncoast Television Society to send a letter to the  ^Canadian Radio-Television and  ^Telecommunications Commission  ;{CRTC), in support of intervention  ^gainst an application to erect a  JJrigh-powered transmitter on  l&ltspring Island.  XM Coast Cable and the Suncoast  ���ftelevision Society are both petitioning that the licence request of.  :4^KVU Television in Vancouver  jinpt be granted. If erected, the  transmitter would possibly cause  :_ne. loss of two television channels  _*'������������:   ��� ���   . -       ���  jon the Coast, public service Channel 9 and Channel 11.  District manager for Coast  Cable, Carl Bobardt, said that to  date there has been a good  response from Sunshine Coast  residents, and said he hopes to get  still more signatures and letters  petitioning against the licence  before the deadline, May 30.  The signals on Channels 9 and  11 are already low, according to  Bobardt, and if the transmitter is  erected it would certainly have an  adverse effect; probably the total  loss of both channels.  Outdoor adventure  4.  S  fu  St:  ii  *;  ��  Ml  ^- Boys and girls between the ages  Mif eight and 14 have an opportunity for an unforgettable outdoor  ^adventure this summer. The Cana-  ^aft; Forestry Association of B.C.  *jjs once again offering summer  "camping at Evans Lake Forestry  Centre near Squamish, B.C.  Camps begin in early July and  5  *,  MS  %  ��*���-'  v*'  1  I  ��  ^i"  VAUGHAN  CEDAR  LIMITED  P.O. Box 1339.  aibsohs.BC VON 1V0  DO YOU NEED A  FINE QUALITY FENCE?  We can provide   reasonably: ������.   1. Clean #7 yellow &  red cedar fence posts,  jj rails and split pickets.  2. Design & instructions.  3. Rent to purchase option of pre-constructed  fence panels.  886-8371  run until the first of September.  The duration of the camp sessions  are six to eight days long. Most of  the sessions are co-educational.  Comfortable and modern camp  facilities ensure a safe and happy  experience for the campers.  The program offers exciting activities, an opportunity to meet and  make new friends and to learn  about the forest environment. Experienced camp leaders supervise  an action-packed program about  the management, value and use of  the forest and outdoor living skills.  Other fun activities include hiking,  swimming, canoeing, fishing and  evenings by the camp fire.  For the older campers, aged 13  to 16 desiring a more rugged,  wilderness backpacking experience, there are two week-long  adventure journeys in July and  August on the Black Tusk  Meadows Trail and the Cathedral  Lakes-Manning Park Trail. Both  trips are open to both boys and  girls.  To enrol contact the Canadian  Forestry Association of B.C. by  phoning 688-6684 or 683-7591.  Drop off your  COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIEDS  at  Books A Stuff  Sechelt  until noon Saturday  "A PrMmfly Faopla Mao*"  Coast News, May 21,1984  11.  K&  RESIDENTIAL  GARBAGE PICKUP  The use of plastic bags for garbage is not  permitted unless they are put in a proper  garbage container for pickup.  The collector is only required to pickup  two regulation containers per week from  each household. The garbage must be in  property containers.  Please help us to control collection costs  by following the above policy.  Remind your neighbours, thank you.  The horrors of the witchcraft trials in early New England were  vividly re-enacted by senior Elphinstone drama students when they  recently presented scenes from Arthur Miller's "The Crucible"  during an evening of student theatre under the direction of drama  teacher Judith Wilson. -nscshmdanphoic.  Our  Town  parties. They are just great. We are  all pretty careful about glass. If someone breaks a bottle, he gets  booed by the others. We put our  bottles away and leave them there.  If the police come down, they  take our boozeaway and things die  down. But the next day there's  more booze again. It's no big deal.  "The only trouble with a beach  party is that fights can happen  more easily because all kinds of  people get together, people from  outside of Gibsons.  "If I had a chance to change the  ,,. way things have happened to me in  the past, I wouldn't change a  thing. I like to party, it's too much  fun.you get to talk to everybody,  to go from place to place and to  meet people. You're lucky if you  can get two parties in a week. We  don't really party during the  weekdays, only on Thursday, Friday or Saturday night.  "Friends look after each other.  At one time my friends thought I  ; was drinking too much although  booking back I don't think I was.  ?"Fhey told me to take it easy and to  vsettle down. I would do the same  for anyone of my friends if I felt  they were drinking too much."  These comments came from  another young resident of our  town:  "I've got to drink. I need my  booze. My dad is an alcoholic. He  never talks to me. He hasn't  spoken to me in years except to call  me names. I'd like to get away  from home.   >  "I've been drinking since I was  six years old. To get money for  booze, I steal, I do B&Es to get  money to get booze. I don't have  any money because I don't have a  job. There's no work around here.,  "Sometimes I think about killing myself. Yes, I've thought about  it seriously. My life is hell and it  keeps getting worse."  We would appreciate receiving  your comments on the subject of  alcohol abuse or on any of the subjects we have already discussed in  the column Our Town. Please  write, Our Town, Box 460, Gibsons, B.C.  ��� Next week, we will publish an  open letter to parents written by a  policeman on the subject of drinking amongst teenagers. It's a letter  that has been published in many  newspapers across the country but  can never be published too often.  Hospital  delegation  Five representatives from St.  Mary's Hospital joined over 400  delegates from all areas of the province at th B.C. Health Association  Annual Meeting and Conference  held in Vancouver recently (May  2-3).  Those attending from our area  included: Mr. G. Lewall, chairman  of the hospital board; Mrs. J.  Sorko, vice chairman; Mr. G.  Craig, trustee; Mrs. J. Malnarick,  trustee; and Ms H. Home, trustee.  The B.C. Health Association  represents the interests of all public  hospitals and many long term  facilities.  This vital meeting of provincial  delegates dealt with a number of  resolutions of social concern: raising the legal drinking age from 19  to 21 years of age; exemption of  child safety car seats from federal  sales tax; eliminating the sale of  tobacco products on the premises  of health care institutions; standardized provincial telephone system  for ambulance services.  The delegates requested the B.C.  Health Association to urge the provincial and/or federal governments .  to implement these recommendations.  Young People and Alcohol'  Part II  Here are the comments of a  young resident of our town on the  subject of drinking:  "You often hear people say that  there is nothing for young people  to do in this town and that is the  reason why they drink. That's not  true. If you were to open the gym  and make it available to young  people as an alternative to going to  parties and drinking, not many of  them would go to the gym.  "They drink because they want  to. There's no pressure to make  any of us drink. We do it because  we want to, because it's fun to go  to parties. I drink because I want  to. No one is making me drink.  "Many of us work and after the  work is done, we just want to go  out, drink and relax. Society has  allowed drinking into our lives, not  like grass. or other drugs.  "I consider myself quite responsible, quite a party person. My  parents have allowed me to drink  since I was 17. The only advice they  gave me was to take it easy and I  have. I often drive everyone home  and I'm very careful.   :  "Dealing with the police is a  rush, like a game. They are pretty  fair. If they catch you with booze  and you're under age, they just  take it away from you. They don't  hassle you if you're not rude or  don't behave like an asshole.  "Getting booze is a game. Many  try to get if from the liquor store if  they can pass for 19. I did and got  away with it. But 1 did get caught  with alcohol and got charged for  being a minor in possession.  "Sometimes the police give you  a warning, sometimes they take the  booze away, sometimes they  charge you. You have to respect  them and they respect you. I think  the police are very fair.  "The younger kids just drink to  get drunk. They think it's fun but  after a few times, it changes and  they realize that it's not all that  great.  "There are less parties than  before, nowadays, because the parties got too rowdy, caused too-  much damage and there were too  many fights. The damage was  often accidental, caused by people  falling down drunk and breaking  things.  "That's why we prefer beach  S.C.R.D.  Your Last Chance to  i  i  If you haven't written a letter to the CRTC, in support of CHANNEL j  9, which we may lose from cable, j  I  I  Clip and fill out this ad and leave at Coast Cable office or Coast News THIS WEEK.   I  I  SunCoast TV Society will forward it to the CRTC. J  I  I  Name ���   I  Address   ��� ���   [  Comments    j  I   ' ' "  I   ���  I  I  _*sia  Church  Services  THE UNITED CHURCH  OF CANADA  Sunday Worship Services  ST. JOHN'S  Davis Bay - 9:30 a.m.  GIBSONS  Glassford Rd. - 11:15 a.m.  Sunday School -  9:30 a.m.  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  GIBSONS PENTECOSTAL  CHURCH  New Church building on  School Rd. - ppp. RCMP  Senior Pastor Ted Boodle  George Marshall  Visitation Minister  Sunday School      -      9:30a.m.  Morning Worship   -   11:00 a.m.  Evening Fellowship   -   7:30 p.m.  Home Bible Study  Phone 886-9482 or  886-7107  Affiliated with the  Pentecostal Assemblies  ���    ���   of Canada  GLAD TIDINGS  TABERNACLE  Gower Point Road  Phone 886-2660  Worship Service   -    10:00a.m.  Evening Fellowship  -  6:00 p.m.  Wednesday School   -   7:00 p.m.  Pastor Dave Shinness  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  ST. BARTHOLOMEW'S &  ST. AIDAN'S  ANGLICAN CHURCHES  Parish Family Eucharist  Combined service at  St. Bartholomew's. Gibsons  10:00 a.m.  Rev. J.E. Robinson, 886-8436  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  Evensong 6:30 p.m.  1st Sunday Every Month  SEVENTH-DAY  ADVENTIST CHURCH  Sabbath School    -    Sat. 9:30a.m.  Hour of Worship     -     Sat. 11a.m.  Browning Rd. & Hwy 101  Everyone Welcome  For information phone  885-9750 or 883-2736  GRACE REFORMED  COMMUNITY CHURCH  St. Hilda's Anglican  Church Building  11:00 a.m.  885-5635  CHRISTIAN SCIENCE SOCIETY  SERVICES  Sunday Service &  Sunday School-11:30a.m.  Wednesday    -  7:30 p.m.  In United Church Building  Davis Bay  885-2506 or 886-7882  PENDER HARBOUR  PENTECOSTAL CHURCH  Lagoon Rd., Madeira Park  Pastor Tim Shapcotte  883-2374  Sunday School        -        9:45 a.m.  Morning Worship      -      11:00 a.m.  Prayer & Bible Study  Wednesday, 7:00 p.m.  ST. HILDA'S & ST.  ANDREW'S ANGLICAN  CHURCHES  St. Hilda's Anglican, Sechelt  9 a.m. Worship Service  9 a.m. Church School  5 p.m. Worship Service  St. Andrew"s Anglican,  Pender Harbour  11:30 Worship Service  10:15 Church School  Rev. J. Paetkau, 885-5019 12.  Coast News, May 21,1984  This player beat the ball to first plate, during the Wakefield Inn  Ladies Softball Tournament, a Timber Day event. Capturing the  first prize money of $300 was a Powell River team. Sunshine  Transport, against Sunshine GM took second and $200 leaving  Gramma's Blues finishing third for $100. Two of the seven teams  were from Vancouver. -smdyKmersonphoio  From the Fairway  Golfers get active  by Ernie Hume  Some 40 seniors visited  Squamish Golf Course last Thursday for the annual Interclub Senior  Visit. Sad to say Squamish nipped  our club by IVi points in the team  score. Our seniors will be out for  revenge on the-return visit.  The members of the seniors'  who did not make the trip played a  two-member best ball event won by  Bob McCallum and Bill  Lawerance. Low gross went to  Walt Nichols with a 46. Low net  Ernie Hume with a low 32. Low  putts Lou Lawless with 16.  On Tuesday Ladies Day Celia  Meda showed her skill at Tic, Tac,  Toe by taking first place with 21  points. First flight winner was Barb  Mercer with a low net 69. E)eb  Sneddon was runner-up with a 69  also. Second flight winners were  Isobel Rendleman shooting a low  net 72. Tied with the winner was  Eleanor Thompson with a 72. Both  runner-up player positions were  decided by virtue of back nine  .scores.  Nine hole players used a blind  partner format to find a winner,  who were Betty Turnbull and Jo  Emerson. Beth Peat won the low  putt contest with IS.  A surprising number of ladies  and men registered for the golf  lessons offered by the golf club.  Should more adults wish to register  fpr another class please phone the  pro shop at the golf course and if  enough wish to participate, an effort will be made to accommodate  a new group.  Please be aware that the junior  program has now started. They use  the golf course from 4 p.m. to 5  p.m. each Monday. Consequently  the course is closed at this time. To  avoid disappointment make sure  your 9 or 18-hole round is completed by 4 p.m.  Get set for a 9-Hole Tournament  and barbeque on Saturday, June  16. Register your name on the list  on the notice board and enjoy the  fun.  Ladies 2nd Team travelled to  West Point on Tuesday and  managed to eke out a tie with the  West Point ladies with a score of  54. Seymour Golf Course ladies  held their Charity Field Day last  Monday. Four of our ladies  entered the tournament as a team  in the persons of Phil Hendy, Dot  Utterback, Jean Dean and Dodie  Grant and won first place.,  Remember caution and care js .  expected   on   the   fairways  and  greens due to the heavy rains experienced this past few weeks.  Test lifejackets  As summer approaches more of  us are taking to the water in our  fishing boats, sailboats, canoes and  windsurfers.  Before the next time you launch  your craft, take a minute to examine and test your lifejacket. Is it  DOT approved? Do the zippers,  snaps and fasteners still work? Is it  an easy to spot colour - red,  orange, yellow? Does it still fit  comfortably? Is it bouyant?  ��� Your local pool or RCMP would  be happy to check it.  Wear It���Safe Boating.  Men's fastball  STANDINGS  W  L  Pts.  Ken Mac              3  0  6  Weldwood            1  0  2  RCMP                  1  1  2  GBS                      1  1  2  Bluenosers            1  3  2  Elphinstone Rec   0  2  0  Ken Mac is proving to be the  class of the men's league in the early going.  Pee Wee Peers has picked up all  3 wins for Ken Mac and has only  allowed 1 run in 3 games. They've  beaten RCMP 11-1, Elphinstone  Games this week. Wednesday,  Rec 3-0 and Bluenosers 8-0.  Weldwood's only game so far  was a 4-3 win over GBS. RCMP  downed the Bluenosers 8-7 in 9 innings and the Bluenosers win was a  5-4 decision over Elphinstone Rec.  May 23 Elphinstone Rec vs GBS at  Brother's Park; Thursday, May 24  Weldwood vs Bluenosers at  Brother's Park; Sunday, May 27  Elphinstone vs RCMP at Hackett  Park; Monday, May 28 Ken Mac  vs GBS at Brother's Park.  Minor league ball  sponsored by Super Valu  Gibsons Mounties  Bronco Division  1  and Windsor Plywood  Ken's Lucky Dollar  Super Valu  1  Wining games this week in  each  1  division are:  Kern's Home Furnishing  .  2  T-Bali Division  Pony Division  Magus Kennels  2  Gibsons Building Spls.  2  Rent-A-Wreck  1  Flying Tigers  1  Elphinstone Rec  1  Girl's Softball  Mosquito Division  Gibsons Lions  ���2  Eastwood Contracting  2  Ken's Lucky Dollar  1  Elson Glass  1  Construction Agg.  1  Steam  Cleaning  Carpete 9k Upholstery  Call us for  ��� Wall paper  ��� Window coverings  ��� Floor coverings  Ken Devries& Son  Floo f covering iLiilx':':  toor  The Sunshine Coast is one of 25  sites in Canada, chosen to host the  1984 Pepsi-Wilson Minor Tennis  League. This Tennis Canada approved programme is designed to  bring high-quality tennis instruction to children and teens on public  park courts in smaller communities. The specific Sunshine  Coast sites this July will be Hackett  Park in Sechelt, Pender Harbour  secondary school, and Egmont  elementary school.  The Pepsi-Cola and Wilson Corporations have sponsored the  minor tennis league since, 1977.  Each year they' provide promotional materials plus tennis rac-  ' quets and balls for each site. In addition, ail participants receive free  Pepsis, Wilson T-shirts, prizes, and  badges to help make their tennis  experiences as enjoyable as possible.  Tennis Canada views the Pepsi-  Wilson Minor Tennis League as  fundamental to its grassroots programming. The league is the base  from which Tennis Canada plans  to develop an increased number of  world-class players to represent our  country internationally. As  children are introduced to the  game in public parks, it is hoped  that many will continue in school  and club programmes, later advancing to provincial  and national  levels of competition.  Participation, enjoyment, and  quality instruction are key elements  ' of the Pepsi-Wilson Minor Tennis  League. Forehand, backhandj  serve, and volley are introduced  and then drilled in games and  friendly competitions. Basic rules,  scoring, and court etiquette are  also discussed. Later, in another  exciting phase, participants have  the opportunity to take part in the  Tennis Canada Performance  Award Scheme. This series of tests  shows how far they have progressed in comparison with other young  players across Canada.  The Pepsi-Wilson Minor Tennis  League is part of a full series of  adult and junior lessons offered by  Ron Knight and Brian Dennehy of  the Sunshine Coast Summer Tennis Programme. Both coaches are  certified tennis instructors who  have previously taught at the YM-  CA as well as in club and school  programmes. Pender Harbour  residents will remember Ron  Knight from last summer's very  successful tennis programme in  that area.  Registration forms for the Pepsi-  Wilson Minor Tennis League and  adult lessons are available in  schools, at Trail Bay Sports ih  Sechelt, and at the Oak Tree  Market in Madeira Park.  Sechelt arena to get  its floor poured  The Sechelt arena, concrete flodr  pouring project is so interesting,  Sechelt alderman Graham Craig  said, he was seriously thinking Of ���  opening the lounge and bar to the '  public and selling tickets to view  the event..Another alderman added that the Cable 10 crew could  film it.  Mr. Craig announced that  preliminary work for pouring the;  approximately $70,000 concrete  floor is expected to begin this-  week, He requested people serving  community service court sentences  do the "bull work of removing the.  present-sand floor".     'a-:\'x��XM  The.remaining project required  special   monitoring   by   profeH  sionals, he said, and would be best I  carried out by them rather than  volunteer labour. Craig added that  the consulting firm would prepare  a concrete formula, chemically  balanced for this location and purpose.  When the concrete was ready for  pouring, all men and equipment  from that company would devote  the day to it, more or less, shutting  down their other jobs for that  time.  Anyone wanting free sand from  the present arena floor can contact  project foreman Frank Ketter at  885-9623.  In about six weeks, the installation of the Fre heater system,  costing $10,130, should complete  the first phase.  Rider, horse and dog, wait under a tree for the May Day Parade to  begin. ���SandyKmerson photo  Power Squadron  by John Csiky  The Sunshine Coast Power  Squadron held its annual Change  of Watch on May 12 at the Sunshine Coast Golf and Country  Club.  Retiring Commander Harry ^  Lomax welcomes the members and  reported on the activities of the .*  squadron and expressed his thanks  for the support of the retiring officers. He presented merit awards  to 14 members in recognition of  outstanding service during the past  year.  District Lieutenant George Dun  bar of North Vancouver praised  the local squadron for its  achievements in promoting safe  boating. He and Commander  Lomax inducted the new Commander Oskar Friesen and his officers for 1984 - 1985.  Training officer David Fyles and  District Lieutenant Dunbar  presented certificates to successful  candidates of the boating and  seamanship courses which were  held last winter. Instructors  recognized for their efforts were  David Smethurst, Gordie Hall,  Andy Hayes, Oskar Friesen, Jim  Bayles and Gloria Fyles.  Sakinaw Trout Derby  Ky., -VOi ��� Gibsons"  886-7112  Gibsons Wildlife Club will hold  its annual Trout Derby next Sunday, May 27, at Sakinaw Lake.  The derby is open to everyone,  and the entry fee is $1 per person.  Weigh-in will be at 6 p.m., and  there will be money prizes.  NOP meeting  The annual meeting of the Sun-1  shine Coast NDP Club will be held  on Sunday, May 27 at 2 p.m. in the  Elphinstone   high   school   lunchroom.  The delegates to the leadership  convention in Vancouver will make  their Reports.  Drop off your  COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIEDS  at  Books & Stuff  Secheii  until noon Saturday  "A Friendly Paople Plaoa"  For further information, please  contact ivir. Fred Holland at  886-9513.  GR��_*��  ^^^^  Sunshine Coast Summer Tennis Programme  Professional instruction, fun & exercise  For all ages, July 3 - Aug. 10  Hackett Park in Sechelt, Pender Harbour  Secondary, and Egmont  ���  Free T-shirts, drinks & prizes for kids in the  Pepsi-Wilson Minor Tennis League  Registration & Information at Trail Bay Sports or  the Oak Tree Market, Madeira Park.  ONLY  <*��  711 DAYS  EXPO86  COUNTDOWN  The 1986 World Exhibition, May 2-Oct. 16,1986, Vancouver, B.C.  PENINSULA  MARKET  Groceries  Sundries  fishing Tackle  Tlmex Watches  Davis Bay, B.C.     Open  885-9721       9 a.m. -  9 p.m.  7 Days a Week  JiT/DE  TABLES  1   ML_K\       1 Wed. May 23  Fri. May 25  Sun. May 27  l_^Hlk\      1 0030        14.5  0150        14.1  0230        13.8  y       xl  0740         9.0  0850         6.9  0940         4.6  ^  1145          9.9  1445        11.0  1635        12.6  1750         6.8  1955          8.4  2140         9.7  Tue. May 22  Thu., May 24  Sat. May. 26  Mon. May 28  0705       ,9.8  0115        14.3  0205        14.0  0300        13.7  0950        10.2  0815-        8.0  0910         5.8  1000         3.5  1645          5.8  1325        10.3  1550        11.8  1720        13.4  1  1845          7.6  2045          9.2  2225        10.2  For Skookumchuk  Narrows add 30 mins  1 Reference: Point Atkinson  1 Pacific Standard Time  higher.  HONDA  Power  Equipment  +L Lawnmowers  M Generators  M Tillers  ��� Pumps  ^Outboards  Coast Motor Sports  HWY 101  SECHEL"  885-2030  ifflurrhiefi  ���*" __ ���������  14.EAS&  ASSORTED COFFEES  SERVED IN BONE CHINA  Fresh Doughnuts & Croissants  baked on the premises  *^��p  *  *  K  \x*.  \  Assorted toppings.  Croissants filled  with    roast    beef,  turkey,   ham & cheese, etc.  ~JS!  ��*��*  YE OLDEEN&L1SH  ^^885-2616 Cowrie St., Sechelt (Next to Kitchen Carnival)' /  Coast News, May 21,1984  13.  > In his Planning Committee  report, Sechelt alderman Harvey  Bist said there would be a review of  zoning by-laws because recent interest in mariculture showed there  were no zones for mariculture.  For the Economic Development  Commission, ��� he reported' that  Irene Lugsdin at Canada' Manpower has "received funds for two  students under the 'Career Access  Program. Hopefully hired will be  two economics graduates to take a  survey and then develop an  economic strategy for the Sunshine  Coast. '    -.''���  The EDC would pay $3,000  towards this project, and Mr. Bist  concluded he hoped the strategy  would be completed by the end of  summer.  Quality, used lumber, bricks, windows, lights, plumbing, etc.  I* & m USED eUBE_OBPJG EftATHROALS  11947 Tannery Rd., Surrey  MONDAY-SATURDAY 450&-1311  We also buy used building materials  Gibsons set to sue  iE\o Marcon has expanded Tri��Phol6 in Sechelt, and has moved  <3*up front" in Teredo Square. -ir��nBUrmidePh..i,,  Tn-Photo expands  I "It's time for change and diversification,," said Evo Marcon of  |rri-Photo in Sechelt, and suiting  action to words Evo has now  ialmost doubled the size of his  premises and moved "up front" in  Teredo Square.  With his enlarged store front  where Digitronics used to be, Evo  now carries an even greater selection of kinds of film, frames,  Ciamera bags and.accessories. He  still guarantees prices on cameras  ��nd lenses competitive to any in  Vancouver, offers two-day colour  print service, can do passport  photos in five minutes, and has  Competitive rates on repairs, to  cameras, "projectors and  binoculars.  H '���������"      .  V As a professional photographer,  AUTOMOTIVE  XT  Evo plans to have his attached  former premises outfitted as a  complete photo studio by the end  of this year, and will also have a  full black: and white darkroom set  up. He will then be able to provide  all equipment and supplies  necessary for black and white  darkroom Work.  An extra "uid most interesting  touch in Evo's shop is his mini-  gallery showing the current works  of local photographers.'  Pub report  ! Sechelt's newest neighbourhood  pub, being constructed behind  Trail Bay Centre, has its outer and  interior wall framework ready to  support the roof.  Gibsons council has given consent to the building inspector to file  charges with the^Crown Prosecuter  against two local people, each having disobeyed town by-laws.    .  It is the first time since Gibsons'  incorporation that prosecution for  building   infractions   have   been  PEP report  Reporting the latest Provincial  .Emergency Program (PEP) committee activities on the proposed  Emergency Disaster Plan, Sechelt  alderman Graham Craig announced that upon completion Of^the  plan, "the data would be placed in  the .district, retrieval computer",  which he believed is a first ;fqr  British Columbia.  The emergency plan, to;be*  prepared by Lamore Williams arid  Associations, will cost $9,762 for  its completion in five months. The  committee will approach' 'the  regional district to approveXthe  ���cost.MMM---   '"'������'       '��������������� X'X-'  ' necessary, according to Gibsons  clerk-treasurer, Lorraine Goddard.  In one case, construction of a  garage on a property at the corner  of Highway 101 and JJals Lane  commenced without a building  permit. The building inspector  placed two stop-work orders on the  . project within one week. The contractor subsequently applied to the  Board of Variance for, a building  permit, but this was denied, and he  was advised to relocate the structure because it was too close to the  property lineJ  The second case is that of a landowner on Gower Point' Road.  The construction of a workshop  was started without a building permit and a stop-work order was  placed on construction. The land is  zoned as residential and the size of  ' the work-shop was larger than zoning requirements permit.  Goddard said that often people  are unaware that, building permits  . are required but in these two cases  the'people refuse to co-operate or ���  i comply with building regulations.  To everything there is a season, and in a season  of sorrow all nature seerris to grieve. Yet when friends  and.family are with you, light will shine through the  darkness as the sun through the forest leaves.  Let us lead you to a time of peace.  You know us .  we know how to help,  1665 Seaview  Gibsons  '' D.A. DEVLIN  Director  886-9951  Need this space?  Call the COAST NEWS  886-2622 or 886-7817  ECOnomy RUTO PARTS ltd.  Automobile. Industrial and  Bod.y Shop Supplies  Sechelt  885-51817  WktpMlallMlh  jj> Rebuilt or Exchang*,'  *. Starters, Alternators. Generators & Regulators  *   Trouble Shooting & Rewiring Industrial. Domestic & Manne  ���*VVe Carry C & B Batteries Payne Rd., M6-9M3, Gibsons  WE SERVICE WHAT WK f��LU ������'  MISC. SERVICES  EXCAVATING  Tight access ���kidsteer  loader. (Bobcat).  Small d��a_ptrack.  ��*K. Brown 886-3949  OIO  Ole'e Plumbing  Repairs, alterations  Residential oil repairs  New installations^ hot water heat  OtoOlMn  Free estimates    885-7413   RbtS. Ck,  It sticks-We fix.  Peninsula Transport Ltd.  24 hour LOW BED SERVICE  Lowest Rates on the Peninsula  886-2284  886-8240 J  INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT  Rich Black Delta Loam  20 yds. del. 450.00 -12 yds. del. 330.00  also      Red Fir Bark Mulch  574-7242 Eve*. 30 yds. del. 375.00,  ?x  0K AUTOMOTIVE  * COLl ISION RtPAIRS.  * BCAA.-  Approved ,'  REPAIRS TO ALL MAKES  "The Rad Shop"  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  CLEANING SERVICES  ^Serving the Sunshine Coast  -. ^  Harbour Q^s^  Chimney Cleaning  883-1112  ( RAY HANSEN TRUCKING  ' 1 ..CONTRACTING LTD  Gravel, Clearing & Excavating,  Septic Systems, All Types of Gravel  ' *an*U Madeira Park VOH 2H0 M3-9I22  Need this space?  Call the COAST NEWS  886-2622 or 886-7817  ' COAST, B  TRACTOR  & Equipment Ltd.  For Industrial and Forestry Equipment  Serving the Sunshine Coast  *> ,r Archie Morrison - Bus. 524-0101      Res. 939-4230  ��� $��* ' -     ��� ��� ! !  ��� Auto  & Screens,  EXCAVATING  886-7359  Conversion   Windows,   Glass,  &   Marine Glass, Aluminum Windows  'j-  ��� ������''���'''���'" M  :.; Mirrors  Hwy 101 & Pratt Rd.  J  me  Excavating Ltd.  For all your Backhoe Needs  Roberts Creek  Eves.  885-5617  CHAINSAWS  SALES & SERVICE  KELLY'S LAWNMOWER &  CHAINSAW LTD.  Ni  THE CLEANING OF OIL _  WOOD HEATING UNITS  'D & B EXCAVATING  ROAD BUILDING  LAND CLEARING    SEPTIC,  SEWER, WATER SYSTEMS^  ART DEW ��Oi ���JORNSON      ^'  V   885-7016 886-7037  J.F.W. EXCAWATIHQ LTD.  ��� septic Flams ��� Excavations ��� Cieirino  888-8071  Heed Hd.  (ribsons  Need this space?  Call the COAST NEWS  886-2622 or 886-7817  r   |ANDE EXCAVATING N  Oiv. of Kowa Enterprises Led.  450 Loader Land Clearing  R.R. 2. Leek Road.      Dump Truqk Joe 8. Edna  Gibsons, B.C. VON IVO      886-9453        Bellerive  SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES  Port Mellon to Ole's Cove ;  Commercial Containers Available  ��885-9973 886-2938.*  T  '*'  CONTRACTING  '%':���  PUCHALSKI  ��*"_*"���   CONSTRUCTION  |AcJditiorrs  : Renovations  M  f*  BC FGRRIGS  mmmmatumuWmum  *snkv  s**sfc?i  VANCOUVER-SECHELT PENINSULA  HORSESHOE BAY-LAWGDALE  SPRING 84  Fall/Winter/Spring: Effective Monday,  September 19, 1983, to Wednesday,  June 20,1934 inclusive.  JERVIS INLET  EARLS COVE-SALTERY BAY  Leaves Horseshoe Bay:  7:30 a.m.  9:30 XX  12:30 p.m.  3:30  C   ^Bonniebrook Industries Ltd.  ��� Concrete Septic Tanks ��� D Boxes   ��� Precast Trailer Pads  ��� Well Casing   ��� Patio Slabs ��� Steps  ��� Crane Service ��� Highlift  .SpecialtyOrders 886=7064 CaUAnytime  ( SPAN. DEVELOPMENTS LTD/  .If!  Residential ,885-3165  Commercial _����_�� _,��_��<:  -  Custom Homes       8oo*-��_:_:��i  NEW HOME WARRANTY PROGRAM OF  BRITISH COLUMBIA      Registered Builder Member  can: Swanson's  For: Ready Mix Concrete Sand & Gravel)  Dump Truck Rental  Formed Concrete Products  Phone 885-9866 ��� 885-5333  >S"*1  If1  ml  Leaves Langdale:  5:30 p.m. 6:25 a.m.   2:30 p.m.  7:25 8:30 4:30  9:15 . 11:30   M      6:30  8:20  MINE-BUS SCHEDULE  Monday  8:40 a.m.;  Leaves Earl's Cove:  Leaves Saltery Bay:  7:15 a.m.  10:30  12:20 p.m.  4:30  6:30 pm.  8:30*'  10:25  6:00 a.m.  8:30  11:25  3:30 p.m.  5:30  7:30  9:30  V  HWnrV 101 & PRATT RD.  888-2912  J  x.'^:x,.xx ':".'.  ..:' " ��� >  SUNSHINE KITCHENS  -CABINETS-  889-9411  Showroom: Pratt Rd. A Hwy. 101  Open: Sat. 10-4 or anytlma by app't i        .j  Need this space?  Call the COAST NEWS  886-2622 or 886-7817  Complete landscaping &  garden maintenance service. Bango  Fencing of all kinds 885-5033  The Dock,  ���   Leaves Sechelt  forGibsons  Cowrie Street .'  ���10:00 a.m.  X' 1:00 p.in.  M3:lBp.mv  Tuesday *  Q:40 a.ml  *10:00 a.m.  1:00 p.m.-  2;30 p:m.  Wednesday  8:40 a.m.  ���10:00 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.m.  Friday  8:40a.m.  10:00 a.m.  3:15 p.m..  Leaves Gibsons      '    9':l5a;m.  for Sechelt        .M "10:45 aTm.  Lower Gibsons, nextto firehall ���'.;; ;:*.. 1:35 p.m; ,��� ������-  - ������     .._ ���..;;��� :-'���������''��� X:.: X..   4:00 p.m,.  ,  ,  .M ^ '  M- '     * ML0WER ROAD" route  9:15 a.m..  11:45 a.m./  -1:50 p.m.,  ' 4:00 p.m.;  : 9:15 a.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.  via Flume Road. Beach Avenue & Lower Road  MOTE- Friday run Irom Sechelt to Gibsons at l 00 p m and returntnp at l .30 P m have been cancelled  3?  , >s.  K  r  TREE TOPPING  VIEW DEVELOPMENTS LTD:  Clean up your wooded areas.  Remove lower limbs for VIEW.  Top tall trees adjacacent to building  886-7850   MarvVolen    886-9597  r  Gibsons  Telephone  Answering  Service  For information cal! 886.7311  Service  Is our  &QP?.x.x  business  ELEejBIGAL  FLOOiR COVERING"  / KEN DE VRIES �� SON  FLOOR COVERINGS LTD;  Carpets -Tiles. Llno'euns ��� Drapes !  Wallcoverings i Custom Window Shades J  ��� ���' Steam Cleaning   "'.    .        - Ji_mt  Hwy 101, Gibsons    JA_aN*j>r  HEATING  88f3-7ll2  JOHN HIND-SMITH  REFRIGERATION & MAJOR APPLIANCE SERVICE  Port Mellon to Pender Harbour  Res. 886-9949  GIBSONS TAX SERVICE  A.JACK  AVERAGE COST FOR BASIC TAX  PREPARATION     $12.00  1767 MARTIN HD. 886-7272  MORRISON ELECTRIC  m Tom Morrison  Gordon Curcrie  r  RENTALS  LIQUID  GAS LTD  Hwy. 101   Sechelt  between St. Marys  ; Hospital and Forest Ranger's Hut.  .���Man.-Fri.   8 a.m. - 5 p.m.  [CANADIAN  885-2360  J  TOOL  Residential &  Commercial  Gibsons  Behind Windsor Plywood  RENTALS  j k  1,  if,    MM*, -~J -  ���>  ���4* <*^   >__'  ***" ��**-���*����� **  **   ^  *�����*-*>  :-<2��.   W��biteHw����  -J*/ WltXsw^Elw^M  ,-,&. Wwst��ti to *< _  J3l^ ��*dr����(*klM��  _��_^ti*��MfcaJ*.-  HpJjPW 'IWiMMpMl  HS*~~"*'^H_^fc'  _^_^ltt^k1^A_      V  '^^__M__k__V_M_C_d���_f  m x, -   ma9jfm^maW^aw9^'fwm'  a^j^tK^^-^  POWELL RIVER AREA  Approx. 5, acre lots from  $32,450. Gentle slopes.  Treed with: pasture. Some :  with wells. 1-5 acre lot with  3 bdrm. house, barn &  shop. Price $61,900  886-8226      885-3165  Coast News  On the  Sunshine Coast  First in Convenience &  First in Service  Off ������  Drop  your Classifieds  at any one of pur  Friendly People  Places  on the Sunshine Coast  ���   'I" 'IN PENDER HARBOUIt <������-  Taylor** Garden  Bay Store  803-2X53  Centre Hardware  & Gifts  883-9914  > *H HALFMOON BAY. *���  B & J Store  88S-943S  i IN SECHEIT"  Davis Bay  Claydon Rd. Garden Bay. Lot 16,  IR 2 bdrm. cottage, FP. $27,000.  Phi 461-9063. #22  By owner, Roberts Creek Rd..  92' frontage, paved rd., serviced, near school & beach. 2 bd.  dble. wide, 24x36. fr., St., carport, Ig. treed property. % acre.  $49,500,886-8375. #21  Peninsula  Market  885-97*1  ������ROBERTSCREEK ���  Seaview Market  ���SS-3400  IN GIBSONS"  Adventure  Electronics  Radio /haek  7M��  GIBSONS  Veterans Rd. & Carole Place.  Brand new 3 bdrm. & den,  over 1500 sq. ft. living area  plus finished & insulated  garage. Deluxe finishing  throughout.  M Reduced to $69,900  SPAN! DEVELOPMENTS  885-3165    886-8226  By owner. 3 bdrm., 1 acre lot,  Gower Pt. Rd. Lg. garden & out  bldgs. 886-8500 eves./wknds.  #22  Split level home in Bay area. 4  bdrms., Vk baths, Irg. level ..lot.  close to'Gibsons, best beach. To  iview call 886-7150 eves. 1103  Franklin Rd: $71,500. #23  Ettats'Sate. 1193. Headlands Rd.  2 bd.;stucco & brick, FP, 2 blks;  to beach &marina, fenced, landscaped yd X- Immac .��� cond.  Assessed value $60,900. Firm  sell $56,900.886-7559.       #21  3 bdrm. spectacular view home &  workshop., Lower village close to  all amenities. Newly renovated  throughout, targe private  beautifully landscaped fenced lot.  $65,500,886-7280. #21  Lot 81; Creekside. Fully serviced:  $14,000 firm. Phone 886-2945 br  886-9478. . #22  Gibsons Industrial lot. Swap for  good view lot or as dn. pmt. on??  980-2154. #22  "T^f,  $7,000 RANCHER  Move this 1082 sq. It. Rancher tp your  lot. All redone, super decor, new roof,  gutters, double windows, insulation.  Garage included. Only $7,000 full  price. Short barge trip Irom North  Vancouver. .      . ..'.-..  BARRY T.SMITH 988-1700  Wendy and Kelvin Wilcox are  happy to announce the birth of a  son, Michael Daniel Glenn, 9 lbs.  13 oz. on May 2. A brother for  Nicole. Proud grandparents are  Dennis and Del Smith of Gibsons,  BC. #2T  #***jf>a^m��#tfl__ihrt*':'  ��_:_-  I  The Sunshine Coast News  reserves the right to classify  advertisements under appropriate, headings and  determine page location.  The Sunshine Coast News  also reserves the right to  revise or 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  refunded.  Minimum MM par 3 line Insertion.  Each additional line ~1M. Use our economical last  weak free rata. Pre-pay your ad for 2 weeks & get  the third week FRiE.  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, ehequss or money orders  mutt accompany all classified advertising.  ...U.1IIIUI  NOON SATURDAY  Minimum *4~* per 3 line insertion.  ; j Please mail to:  ;|    COAST NEWS Classified. Box 450. Gibsons. B.C. VON 1V0  V   Or bring in person to one of our  i|   Friendly People Places listed above!  I  I  I  ;l r  !    1  _E_C_C  i  1  _LL  I  1      1  mx   ��� m  II  I  *  ��e|__  ���I  -  1  ���...  ������  1���  ���81   .  1 1  -4-  1  1  1  II  I  CLASSIFICATION: e.g. For Sale. For Bent, etc.  I  ���a on J  Browning, passed away in  Langley on May 13. 1984, John  Selwyn Browning, formerly of  Sechelt in his 93rd year. Survived by three' daughters: Maud  Kraft, Vernon, B.C.; Betty  Forester, Langley, B.C.; Winifred  Robertson, Langley; nine grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren, one brother, Rev. Frank  Browning in England. Funeral  service was held Wednesday,  May 16 at St. Hilda's Anglican  Church, Sechelt. Rev; John  Paetkau officiated. Interment at  Seaview Cemetery. Devlin  Funeral Home, directors.     #21  Crawford, passed away May  16th, 1984, Jean Arlene  Crawford late of R.R.#2, Gibsons  aged 58 years. Survived by her  loving husband Bill, one son  Larry, three brothers, Neil, Gordon and Jim of Sarnia Ontario,  four sisters, Mary, Irene, Dorothy  and Ethel of Thunderbay Ontario.  Funeral service Thursday, May  24 at 3 p.m. in the. Chapel JM  Devlin Funeral'Home, Gibsons.  Reverend Alex Reid officiating..  Cremation. In lieu of flowers,  remembrance donations to the  Heart Fund, Box 1525, Gibsons,  would be appreciated. #21  Office worker needs ride Gibsons  to Sechelt. 886-8069. M | ^3^  If you were at the Langdale terry):  terminal Mon, May 7 for the  8:30 a.m. ferry and have any info;  regarding an accident involving a  ��� red Honda Prelude and a serni  truck, would you please'phone,  886-8312 or 886-8691 & ask for  Sandra.        y' X Wi  Anyone wishing to air their views  on the possibie loss of PBS TV,  Channel -9 on vio^ao^*"*  presentation to the CRTC phjone  Marta MacKown 886-9294.Mff?,?,  .If someone in your family h<js; %  drinking problem you can see  what it's doing to them.Can you  see what it's doing to^you?,:At;  Anon can help. Phone 886-903?)  or886-8228.-���,; X^x'i<Xf��h-  to assisi"with"1fie' re'i^very. of  ^OjDa:.if)!: prerjit; x^d;;^sM  receipt stolen from R. Hatdlng  , Son, would all "cr6dii Card;  customers of Seamount Car Wash'  & Shell Service !and of' Charliej  Mandelkau's Gibsons Sheir  please return to those businesses'  their copies of credit card sales  dated May 2-6 inclusive at Sea:",  mount and May 2-4 inclusive at  Gibsons Shell. Thank you for your;  help and co-operation. #22  Cedar Grove elem. school;  Western Days Spring Fair. Fri-r  day, May 25 5-8 p.m. Everyone  welcome. #21  10 bed gov. lie; home in the community of Powell River has vacant  cy for a couple or two individual  handicapped adults. Please con-;  tact Mr. or Mrs. Bloomquist  483-9112 or 485-5568.        #22.  TUTOR  . Elementary grades.       -,  Cal 886-9498  #21;  Jewelry repairs. Prdmpt reliable  service, affordable prices.  885-2687. #21  Self-serve gas patrons: Ladies &  men, learn to do the 11 vital  checks that should be done when  you buy gas. Doesn't take long &  not messy but essential. 15  minutes of your time plus $6.80,  and you will never be in doubt  again. Be self dependent. Call  Elliott Auto at 886-2313. Don't  delaydo it today. #21  Alcoholics Anonymous 883-9903  885-2896,886-7272. TFN  "*f9W*""5~3W~"'",  Beautiful chestnut gelding. 15.2  H. 8 yrs. old, trained Eng. &  West. & jumps. $950 OBO.  885-3382 eves., .    #22  Pair of rabbits wanted for  breeding. Ph. 885-7286.      #21  The killer mouse sneered  and of the King he.did think,  for the clue that was hidden"  along with'tfie ink.  #21-  To give away to a good home. 4  year old, part English Sheep dog.  886-2118. :; #21  % reg. Arab Geld, shown Eng.  West Eng. tack shop saddle exc.  cond. West pony saddle.  886-7779. :       M    #23  I*!  Attention .-, musicians & entertainers. Music, dance supplies  and theatrical makeup are how  available locally at Strings 'n  fhingsttn Rainbow Collections on;  Cowrie StMin Sechelt. For information call Nikki at 885-2323 or  ;885-9^ Mm,;%. ,M;, :M:#23;:  "in u'. '���>   ..mL.   ;\f'\ X..,,'       '.'"���".'���  Bald win cabaret) organ; 34 regs;,;  17,rhythn]s" ^keyboards, 13 pdl;  bassMcomes witfi 3 book's" '&  bench $2,400. Phone 885-9224  1 set rof Tarn") drums- for sale.  Serious enquiries only pis.  886-8271.      "       s    M #23  ]���   CHARTERFLIGHTS  t��<! Scaigdaaavis luving Satur-  days from Vtneouvtr.  VopsnluigM or Oslo rtturn-from  $T�� Con��*on. .��^;;-.- .u-ty  iitocklMlm-rtturn   from   ttSt  Canadian. ^:j- .h-.\  c%�� Spfsdafralosfor chikjren.o  -.���.Airport tax extra.;.  Ti^.Stay,up.-.to..4A��eeks.    ;  ' >" lockage tour available.  * Call lis for details:  In the Cedar Plaza  886-3381 or 886-2522  WILL BUY  Standing Timber, any  amount, or arrange to  trade land clearing,  excavation, etc.  Louis Lepage 886-9872  After 6:00 p.m.  Locally made aesthetic souvenirs  can be funky but must have art.  Will buy large quantities.' Market  under our label ''Lucyi  Lemonade". For appt. to show j  prototypes please call 886-8317.  ������-������:'M'-V.:     . #21  ^WILL BUY������  Standing  Timber,   any  amount, or arrange to  trade land clearing,  excavation, eic  'iM^U^Xiw^^i^''_^  Ladies 14 kt. gold bracelet at  Madeira Pk. Community Hall  bazaar May 5/84. Reward. Call  Gail 883-9197. #22  Pair of binoculars. 886-8558.  #23,  1 pair of men's glasses on North  Rd., near the trailer park, near  mailbox. Phone. 886-9581.  #21 ������  jjALCAN;  |Lofl8��rvlc��oLtd.  886-8384  886-9721  DOG GROOMING  byJOYWAlKEY  "���' '--at-. ������ ������,. "..  WISHFUL THINKING  LOWER GIBSONS���886-38i2 J  also pet supplies, birds, plants]  fllfts, souvenirs and cards.  TFN  Wanted:" Cars 8. trucks for wreck-.  . ing. Ph. K&C Auto Wrecking Ltd.  886-2617. .;, ..,.     TFN  Wanted-small log tongs suitable  for crane truck. 886-7064.   TFN  Garage wanted for storage & light  work projects. Pref! Granthams.  886-7830. : #23  Cedar logs, any size, any  amount. Call 886-8404.       #23  The CBC - "Beachcombers" are,  looking for additional- RV's; 24".  ���and over'to.tseiiised as pp"iab|e  dressing rooms" this' tiseason,'  These Vehicles; will be rentedat a  rate of $75 per day; For additldnal.  information phone Nick Orchard  at 886-7811 or 886-7911.   - #21  .Woman to share large furniVhed  house. $225 per .mo, and Vt;-  .hydro."886-2430, ;#22  ���*MlLog> or Standing Timber*  -Top prices paid for  Fir and Hemlock  : Fir-Hemlock C & S    ..;.  JJALGAN  Log Satvic68 Ltd;  88&-B3B4  886-9721  Multi-family at Beeman's Beach  &, Flume, Roberts Creek. May  26thi0a.m. #21  Giant garage sale! Henderson Rd.  Block sale west end of Beach  Ave. in Roberts Cr. Bargains and  junk galore from one end of the  road to the other. Sat. June 26,  10 to 4.       - #21  Sechelt Rod & Gun Club. Sun.  May 27,10:2. At club hse. Gun  Clur-Rd. off Field Rd. #21  Yard sale, Sat. May 26th 10-4.  1st driveway on left on Crowe  Rd.; Rbts. Ck. 10 sp. bike, chain  link fencing, 13" mounted tire,  elec. heaters, furniture, toilet. No  early birds. Weather permitting.  ,.���.���������--��� :���-������ :#21.  3 show^tiresM 1 roa��T; whjfteL  750-16- *i "pair.'sow: chaihi  750-T6V vnew-MS-sp^'* bfke:  .886-7166,      ^M:'    M1'^  ���7 HP Areins roto-tiller. New coh-  aitlbiir. offers^ 886:807f!: ���-TFN  14'^*"*��aver'-barrtJ-sawr % - HP  motor,-/ stancjl mitre, .jig, incl:  886-8537. M  #23  24" tapered cedar shakes,  $70/square + 7%! sales ta*.  886-9422 or 886-8370. ; {  #23  Older trailer needs work 10x40,  20x20 addition. $2,000. Must  sell. Call 885-3352, v .       #21  Stereo cabinet with 8 trac and  turntable. $200. Ph. 886-2075..  Fisher Gramma wbodstove like  hew $450 OBO; girl's bike 20"  exc. cond. $50; range with eye  level broiler, very good cond. $75  OBO; loyeseat & Lazyboy, need  recovered $50 ea; 886'7995. #21  TOMATO PLANTS  Bf. Steak 62 day 2 mos. old.  VFN. 50'. K. Zantolas, Beach  Ave. 885-5556. .#21  26" Electrohome solid state color  TV. Exc. cond. 885-5963.     #21  Our foam shop now custom cuts-  right on the premises. See us for  all your foam supplies. Ask about  our off cut specials. W.W.  Upholstery,   886-7310.TFN  FREE SAWDUST  Loaded at our mill. Contact Copac  Industries Ltd: after 6 p.m.  886-9973. TFN  4 KW ONAN ELECTRIC PLANT  Gas power, low time service,  mounted on frame. Includes: fuel  tank & stand, spare electronic  control board, 2 remote controls;  hour meter, tech. Log, operating  & service manuals. View at Gibsons Motors 885-7611.;    > #21  Cedar 1x6, 1x8,2x4 $350/M;  Fir-Hem. 2x4, 2x6, 2x.1fj  $250/M;, 35 ft. cedar power  poles peeled, del. $75, 10% oft  for 5M or more. Free delivery,  good quality. 885-7413.       #22.  t&SSOIL        M  Mushroom manure $30. per yard  $25 for seniors. Cheaper by the  truckload. Call after 6.885-5669.  ;   ..r^'X-XXXXjfH-.  .72 Yamaha XS650 rebuilt motor:  $1,200. Alsoqueensize.waterts-  etf'SiOO. Phone886-7752. "'&('*  "' AM"M' ' ������'"������-''   ���>'���"'���'   ���   -   ���������- '���'���������; -'������'���'< v  Wedding Rings custom maddlfdr,  you by locai jewplier/Irene' Blueth  h&2iffl^-?b��>X\-:y>X"-&yx  -oyH ildlngf 10" tight knot,  rough 2 sides. $500/M. Clement  Sawing Senrice;886-8218.   #21  Your complete upholstery centre.  Fabrics &: vinyl specials, foam  and misc; We cater to the. do-it-'.  yourselfer or we'll do" it for you.  W.W. Upholstery, 886-7310.TFM  Multicycle Inglis auto washer  $295. Guaranteed & delivered.  883-2648. TFN  Down I  Quilts  [Watching covers and!  I sheets also available.]  KERIM'S     H  ���   M  HOIV1F  FURNISHINGS p  886 8886     fc  v r f 5 r 'v  Ant. brm, ste. handcarved walnut  w/bev. mirrors, dbl. bed. hd. &  ft. brd., Duchess dresser, valet  wardrobe w/draw. commode  cab. $1400 OBO. Ant. solid oak  dng. ste. draw leaf tbl. 4 chairs,  buffet w/carv. Gallery back &  bev. mirrors. $950 OBO. Marble  & oak washstand $150,1920's  elec. brass chandellier $300.  Early Cdn. pine chest, nds. refin.  $100; 2 pee. stain, glass $30;  pr. inlaid walnut coal box  w/brass: trim $125. Electrolux  rug/floor, cleaner w/aqc. $250.  Must sell. Offers on Jot.  886-3875. #22  '83MD6dge, Aries ex. cond.,  18,000 krrr $8';995; 12' al. boat  newneverin water $900 used  white- sink,, toilet, tub $50.  886-9693. #22,  19' Travel Aire trailer with all  appl. $1500. also '80 Yamaha.,  886-9450. #22  f SECOND CHANCE  -2nd Hand Store ���  Used books  Now open in Gibsons  next to the Heron Cafe.  WED.-FRI. 1:30-4:30,  ^SAT. & SUN. 11:00 4.00  1600 mtr. & trans, for Datsun  PU. 1200 mtr. & trans, for Dat;  sun PU, MGB mtr.. needs  rebuild. Offers on all? 883-9342:*  TFN  79   Camaro   Berlinetta,   lady?  driven, exc. cond., all power. 0f-���  fer over $5,000. 886-9527 or  886-9277. #21-  1974 Ford F350 1 ton pickup;  truck with canopy, radial tires Sr  new brakes. $1,500. 12",-  aluminum mags, set of 4 $75.-.  886-9393. #23-  1974 Toyota Wagon. 4 spd, good  shape. Best offer. Must sell.'  885-4647. #21;  1974 % ton GMC Camper Specif  pickup. Excellent mechanical  condition. 80,000 miles. Soma1  rust. Asking $1,800 OBO. Phone;  886-2530. #23  1974 Toyota CeHca. Classic high  performance touring car. 5  speed, power brakes, very clean.;  7 radiais $1,350.886-8324. #23  '74 Volkswagon, good rubber:  Runs well, $1,350 OBO.'  886-8071 aft. 5 p.m. TFN  1976 Vega, 2 dr. htchbk., good,  cond., 53,000 mi. $1,000;  886-9186 eves. #23  Wanted  block,  eves..  396 or 427 Chevy ttfj  rebuildable.   885-3851  #21  1980 Horizon, good cond.v  61,000 km. $3,200. 886-7261.',  73 Dodge Club Cab. P/S.-P/bI  HD susp, 318 eng., trl. hitch:  $695 OBO. 886-2062.   v;    #23  Wanted 350 V8 automatic engine.  for GMC pickup. Ph.  GREEN SCENE Stewart Rd. Bedding & hanging basket plants, 45  fuchsia varities; exhibition  dahlias 1.2/$10: Follow sign off,  S: Fletcher Rd. opposite,tenhls"  court. 886-8634. #22  Franklin  FP  17'  of  chimney.  .$150. 886-2883 aft. 6. #22  ���For all your foam supplies  ���Custom cut on the  premlsos  ASK ABOUT OUR  FOAM SPECIALS  ���Fabrics, vinyls and all  supplies for the do-K-  ydurssifer.   ���Plexlglas  WE REBUILD AND  RECOVER TRUCK AND  EQUIPMENT SEATS  W.W'///-^  886-7310  tfthofjlertf   iy  kotit XJofti JLiJ.  Stereo Sansui, amp Akai deck  Techniques, turntable Bose  301S. $450.885-7006.        #22  in-ground swimming pool,  heater, steps, slide, diving  board. 885-9969. #22  885-7286  *2M  Hay $3.50  Straw S3.53  Mulch $2.50  885-9357  TFN  72 Ford truck & camper good  cond. $2,000 firm 886-2680  '     '���'-..��������� #21  % ton-Dodge PU, '72, PS/PB;  ���auto; $900 after 5 - p.m.  886-2046.   M #21-  77~.Suburban, low mileage, new  auto trans..' new tires. $1800  OBO, 886-9316. #21  1980 Pontiac Lemans. Power  steering, power brakes, air conditioning. Phone 886-8244 after  5. ; TFN  71 BMW 2002, broken susp. for  parts $550. Other new parts for  $ale. 886-9025. #21  ''82 VW camperized Vanagon, extras, low mileage; $16,000 lirm.  886-7449.      X.\ #21  1979 Ford Bronco XLT PS/PB,  capts. seats, AM/FM cassette,  HD trailer hitch. HD roof rack.  $8000 OBO. Phone 886-7216.  'XX-xx X'-      m  K&��� Auto Wrecking  Stewart Rd. off North Rd. Winter  hours: Mon.-Sat. 8:30-4 p.m.  ���Ph. 886-2617. TFN  1973 Chev % ton. 6 cyl. $500.:  886-7290- -     #22.  .Low MHoago '      v"n  1979 Grand Prix $4,895.00 m  D7424 Ph.886-2929*  . .   m  ��� L ���.'���..'.  At*' ."���.   .".'���".,;.'.,  ' ;a    l98v2Chev^L6aded'JiK'c'v  D7424 Ph.886-2929  ���> ���  #21.;  76 Ford Vz ton Explorer. 6,cyl.",,  auto, PS, AM/FM cassetteMinv  sul. canopy. Clean, well Ipbkecf;  after,  1 owner.  $2,300 OBO.  886-2198. #23i  75'Dodge PU. Mech. ex;, bodyr'  fair.VS, 318, 4-speed, PS/PB.^  $1495 OBO. 886-8269,        #22  1977 GMC Camper Special. Good:  transportation. Offers welcome. -  886-7837.     ...       ; .    ^#22.  '68 Volvo stn. wagon, Amer.  model, good-cond. $600 OBO.  886-396^after6p.m. #22  1974 GMC Jimmy 4x4, auto,  350. full time 4x4. $2,400 OBO.j  886-7934. #22-  1956 GMC 6x6.. army 302 mtr.,"  auto,  full canvas.  Top cond.  $3.800 OBO: 463-6226.       #22!  *v  M.-s;  *^'M  The CBC "Beachcombers" are  looking for additional RVs 24"  and over to be used as portable  dressing rooms .this season.  These vehicles will be rented at a  rate of $75 per day. for additional  information phone Nick Orchard"  at 886-7811 or 886-7911.     #21  Motorhbme 1982 21  Aristocrat. Like new. roof  asking $21 ;500. 886-7896.  ft.  air;:  .#22'  ���VtF , -  AUTO.  : __l__k_______~~i  oVutfTy  fag* 11^ mm  EXCHANGE A REBUILT  .ALTERNATORS �� iSTARTERS  TROUBLESHOOTING A  REWIRING 'INDUSTRIAL A  DOMESTIC VEHICLES  & MARINE      886-9963  1980-9% ft. Vanguard camper.  Fully equipped. Used 3 times,  cost new $10,400. Offers.  885-2581. #22,  16'trvl. trl., fridge, stve., fum.,'  port, potty bthrm. Spare elec.  brk.. good cond. 886-2621 aft. &  p.m. #23  " M$��xX& *   itfjSmriiiiififiiiiiirftiiiriiiwi^y  42 ft.  steel  ktch.,  full  inv  $40,000 or trade coast properb/i  885-9992. ##  Highliner galvanized tandem boat  trailer.used only 4 times, brakes/  Will take up to 24" boat..$2,500.'  PhoheOlliSladey883-2233. #23  ��� ��� '  -���     .i  13' aluminum Springbok 6 HP  Evinrude. Like new. 886-2391.'  #23  ��� ��� ���     ' " ' '     *'  '10* wooden boat, sloop rigged;.!  sails   as   new.   $600   OBO.  886-2521. . #21  25'   Luhrs. Two   Fifty,   Exc  charter/cruise.   All  extras.:  Head/galley.   143   hrs.   on  Chrysler marine engine. Master  bridge. 886-2843. #23 ���20*  Mairlrsfi  HK3GS MAWNE  SURVEYS LTD  insurance Claims  Condition and Valuation  ��� . Surveys  Phone 685-8425  or885-3643  [40 ft. FG cartop boat, motor, oars  ���$800. Aluminum boat motors  $300.886-7484. #22  tyum, mast, stabilizers, some  'pets. $27,000 (twenty seven  ; thousand) Ph. 942-4963.     #22  i        - -  ������"     ���   ��� ' ��������� -   ���  [13.5* Enterprise, sails, trailer, 2  HP Evinrude, $1500. 886-8500  seyes. Swknds. #22  ��� For the best boat-top anywhere-  boat windshields, vinyl flooring,  boat  seats,  plexiglass.  W.W.  iUpholstery & Boat Tops,  886-7310. TFN  132' Gillnetter, 6 ton A licence,  175 HP Ford marine gas engine  (A1   shape),   depth   sounder,  ��� radios, .etc. Wood hull (gd.  ;shape) gd.  sea boat.  Alum  idrum, mast, stabilizers, some  Inets. $26,000 (twenty seven  thousand) Ph. 942-4963.     #22  f��r Stat]  atom  CLEARANCE SALE  MERCURY  OUTBOARD MOTORS  New 1983 Motors  4.5 HP  9.8 HP  Used Motors  25 HP (1983)  40 HP  50 HP  65 HP  $595.00  $1,095.00  $975.00  $895.00  $1,345.00  $850.00  We must clear these to  make room for 1984 models.  We have some 1984 models  in stock which we are offering at low introductory  prices. Come in and look at  these beautiful motors.  Our service shop is- in full  operation for the summer.  Bring in your boat & motor  for inspection & tune-up in  preparation for summer.  Smitty's Marine  (1983) Ltd.  1545 School Rd.  Phone 186-7711  12 yr. old Glenriver mobile home. 3  :bdrm., 2 bath. 14'x70'. $25,500  JOBO. 886-7424. #22  , __  j 12x68 Brentwood home in Bon*  iniebrook. 12x12' insulated shed,  ideck, 1 minute from beach. Good  Icfean condition and low asking  (price. Ph. 886-8663. #21  I      ., .   , ;    ���������������  ; 1.0x50, 2.bdrm., new lino, paint  '& carpet, fridge & stove. $7,500.  |886;8393. #21  11981, 14x70' Manco mobile  [home. 3 bdrm., 1% bth., brand  mew cond., 5 appls. Aft. 5.  ',885-2686.. #23  j :__; ;   jFor rent, 1 single wide space in  Sundance Trailer Park. Avail, immed. 885-9979, ask for Bill. #21  /*iT  Motorcycles  !78   Yamaha   SR500,  transportation. 886-2024.  good  #23  .79 650 Kawasaki. Full fairing,  good touring bike, exc. cond.  $1200.885-7006. #22  '79 Suzuki GS750, in exc. cond.  18,000 mi. $1,300 OBO. Ph.  ��86-8032. #22  (1980 Yamaha 400 Special  J3Q;000 kms, good cond. $900.  After 5,883-9334. #21  11970 Kawasaki 500.  Incl. 886-2898.  68' trailer at Gower Point. 2  bdrms.. 4 appl. $325/mo.  886-9349. #21  3 bdrm. apt. very clean. Near all  amm., gov. wharf area. Avail, immed. $260/mo. Call 921-7788  after 6 p.m. #23  Lower Gibsons, Soames Ft. near  beach area. 3 bdrm. house to  share.v Reasonable rent. Call  George 885-8726. #21  JULY AND AUGUST. Charming 3'  br. house on 3.5 tranquil acres in  rural Gibsons. Fully furn., 1 mi.  to   beach,   shops   &   ferry.  $400/mo. 886-2543. #23  10 bed.-govt. licenced home in  the community of Powell River  has vacancy for a couple or 2 individuals, handicapped adults.  Phone contact Mr./Mrs. Bloem-  quist 483-9112 or 485-5568. #23  2 bdrm. home, Roberts Ck.  $350/mo. Avail, immed. For inquiries phone 885-3257.      #21  Furn. 1 bdrm. bsmt, ste. Newly  renovated, private entr. self-  contained, W/W, cable,  wash/dry, etc. Suit clean quiet  N/S.$265/mo. 886-2694.   #23  Avail. June 1st large 2 br. home  on acreage. Roberts Crk. (Lower  Rd.). Horse barn. $425/mo.  886-7204 days' or 885-2084  evgs. #21  Cozy 1% bdrm. suite hr. mall,  clean, quiet. Avail. June 1 or 15.  $250.886-9326. #23  3 br. ste. Granthams. View, FP,  $350' 1 br. view $250.  886-7204. #21  Sml. waterfront cottage for one.  Hopkins Ldg. Walk to ferry.  $300/mo. 886-7175. #23  Trailer 12x60,2 br. with 1 br. ad-  dition. Fr., St., wash/dryer, airtight. 886-7510. #23  4 bdrm. house Gibsons, close to  all amenities $400. No pets.  886-7120. ' #21  3 br. mobile home Roberts Creek.  $350.885-5963. #21  Community Hall for rent in  Roberts Creek. Phone Debbie,  886-3994. 7-10 p.m. TFN  Office space for rent, 2nd floor  above Gibsons Building Supplies.  886-8141. TFN  3 bdrm. duplex. Creekside, Gibsons. 886-3772 or 886-2503.  TFN  1,800 sq. ft. retail space, exc.  corner location. 883-9551, Steve.  TFN  Comm. premises for rent immed.  1,000-1,800 sq. ft. Lease basis.  Phone 886-8138 or 886-2141.  TFN  Granthams 1 bdrm. with view  $250/mo., heat and light incl.  Comes with fridge, stove &  private entrance. Ph. 886-7802  aft. 6. #21  Attractive two bedroom suite,  near-new applicances, fireplace,  sundeck. 922-2556 or 922-7818.  ,#21  One bedroom apt. in quiet  building, neat and clean, no pets,  mature adults only. Devries  Building. 886-7112 or 886-9038.  TFN  New 3 bdrm. house Hopkins  Ldg., view, access beach. Avail,  first 2 wks. in July $350/wk.  524-3572. #22  Avail. Aug. 15. 3 bdrm. rancher,  3 yr. old family home, Gibsons.  Walking distance to stores, 3  blocks to boat launch, beach. No  pets. ref. requ. $500 monthly.  886-9154. #22  PROVINCE OF  BRITISH COLUMBIA  MINISTRY OF  ATTORNEY GENERAL  COURT SERVICES-SECHELT  OFFICE ASSISTANT 2  (AUXILIARY-PART TIME)  $8.85 PER HOUR  DUTIES: General Office  Duties; Preparation of court  files; Prepare Probation  Orders and other related  court documents; Answer  telephone and over the  counter enquiries; Filing;  Receive monies over the  counter; General Bookkeeping; Other related duties.  QUALIFICATIONS:  Preferably secondary school  education or an equivalent  combination of experience  and education; Good knowledge of office practices:  Minimum of 1 year experience in general. office  work; Ability to type at 50  w.p.m.  Successful applicants may  be required to pass a security clearance. Submit applications to:  Mr. W.E. Grandage, J.P.  Court Administrator,  1279 Wharf Rd.,  P.O. Box 160,  SECHELT. B.C.  VON 3AO  CLOSING DATE FOR SUBMITTING APPLICATIONS  MAY 30th, 1984.  T  t  Z*~ N  Work Wanted j  Landscaping and garden  maintenance, ornamentals,  shaped hedges trimmed, fruit  trees pruned and sprayed. Phone  886-9294 after 6 p.m.        TFN  (.an\citifryii|t  Repairs.to cameras  binoculars, projectors  Competitive rates  David Short      Atz  * Popa  Enterprises  Box1946  Gibsons, B.C  FOR EXPLOSIVE REQUIREMENTS  Dynamite, electric or regular  caps, B line E cord and safety  fuse. Contact Gwen Nimmo,  Cemetery Road, Gibsons. Phone  886-7778. Howe Sound Farmer  Institute. .    TFN  GARRY'S  Crane Service  ��� Cash paid for scrap Iron  ��� Top quality sod $1.15  par yard plus delivery  ��� Paving atones  886-7028  (15.  _  Help Wanted  Fuller Brush dealerships available  New parts   for self-motivated hard workers.  #21   Call 885-9468. #22  *82 Honda Nighthawk 750,1100  km, like new. $2,400. Best offer.  886-7013. #21  Wanted to Rent  3  3 or 4 bdrm. house in Gibsons  area  affording  privacy.   Refs.  avail. 886-3949.,, #22  |j_   furnished 2 bdrm. house or apt.  fer 3 adults. Commencing June  <s\ till Sept. 30th. Phone  $36-8632 Ask for Roland.    #22  For Rem  Small bright duplex ste.  piund   Rd.,   Gibsons.  886-8000. .  Small 2 bedroom house on 5  park-like acres in Roberts Creek  beginning Aug. 1 for 12-14 mos.  Fully furnished. Rent $450/mo.  References required. Call  966-8030. #21  j'���l|.M.IIMM. ,     _ ,,,.,., , ���-  J2 br. duplex Gibsons area. Incl. 4  tyjpl., ht., Igt., & cablevision.  iAvali. June T, possibly sooner.  $40Q/mo. No pets. 886-7309 aft.  6. #21  Work Wanted  Carpentry & bricklaying work  sought by reliable tradesman. Ph.  885-7286. #21  Low cost renovations, framing,  decks, fences, free est. Call Alex  886-3996. #21  Rotortiller for hire $15 per hour  I with operator. 886-7290.     #21 ���  Quality installations of ceramic-  mosaic tile. For free est. or advice  call John Lepore 886-8097.  #23  Daycare for elderly, cleaning,  cooking, baking ext. Transp. for  appts. Pender Harbour area. Ph.  883-2526. - #23  Hardwood floors resanded and  finished. Work guaranteed. Free  est. Phone 885-5072. TFN  Resumes, app. letters, comp.  service; typed or typeset; sing, or  multi copy. Phone 885-9664. TFN  PEERLESS TREE  SERVICES LTD.  Topping-Limbing-Danger Tree  Removal. Insured, guaranteed  work. Free estimates, 885-2109.  TFN  Student 18 needs work to pay for  college. Painting, gardening,  labour, etc. Full time or occasional, ask for Ray. 886-7439.  #21  Light moving & hauling of any  kind anywhere (almost). Norm  Hovden 886-9503. #21  TREE TOPPING 15 yrs. exp. in  tree removal, limbing, falling.  Hydro cert., insured & lowest  rates. Jeff Collins. 886-8225.  ^ #21  Comm. & res. framing crew avail,  for renovations or new construction. 886-7830. ." #21  General home repairs, renovations, painting (in/out) or misc.  Tim. 885-9249 eves. #21  Drywall taping, texturing.  Repairs, renovations. Free  estimates 886-7484. #22  Responsible and efficient woman  available for housework or mowing lawns. 886-9154. #22  Ililllit'lMlUl  Marine repair shop for lease at  Pender Marina to ��� qualified  mechanic. Great opportunity to  build your own business. 2 bay  shop. 883-2248. #22  .���������� aV Yukon  ���BMW  Have $100,000 to invest in viable  mail order business. Box 429,  Lumby, B.C. VOE 2G0. #21  Escape to the ranch. 108  Hills-B.C.'s Cariboo V Resort.  Riding, barn dances, roundups,  golf, mountainbikes, fishing. Relax  in charming cottages. Call Summit  Leisure collect (604)736-0411,  #21  The Cariboo's 108 Resort offers  championship golf, riding, tennis,  fishing,   heated   pool,   deluxe  rooms, licensed restaurant and  special golf, riding, and family-  packages. 687-2334, 791-5211.  #27  Factory to you prices. Aluminiin  and glass greenhouses. Write for  free brodhure. B.C. Greenhouse  Builders, 7425 Hedley Avenue,  Burnaby, B.C. V5E 2R1.  433-2919. TFN  Satellite Systems Ltd., 5330 Imperial, Burnaby, B.C. V5J 1E6.  Complete satellite packages from  $1595. Financing available, no  down payment. OAC $29 month.  Dealer inquiries welcome. Phone  430-4040. TFN  Lighting fixtures. Western  Canada's largest display.  Wholesale and retail. Free  catalogues available. Norburn  Lighting Centre Inc., 4600 East  Hastings Street, Burnaby, B.C.  V5C 2K5. Phone 112-299-0666.  TFN  Purchase or lease new and used  cars.and trucks from our huge  stock. Low on-the-spot financing  OAC. Overnight accommodation  provided free for out of town  buyers. Call coiled. 872-7411.,  Zephyr Mercury Sales Ltd., 300  West Broadway, Vancouver, B.C.  V5Y1P3. D.6102 TFN  Two lor one beef sale. Introductory  offer. Purchase any side or hind  beef order and a beef rib section  and receive: Bonus #1-a, side, of  pork FREE. Bonus #2-every ortlef  receives 50 lbs. fancy sausage;'  made, from part qtyour trimmings?  Black Angus Beef Corp. Serving all  ofB.OVCall collect 438-5357. ��23  New to Caudal Natural food product plus vitamins and,-minerals.  Join our plan now! Distributors  make money! J. Penny. 515-470  Granville, Vancouver. V6C 1V5!  688-3336. #21  Good finder. New to Canada. For  amateur or professionals. Rnds  gold in .topspii, gravel or water.  Weights (ess than two lbs. For info  (604)688-3336. #21  AcryHc whirlpool bathtubs, factory  seconds, full warranty, CSA approved, 6&8 jets, from  $750-$1000. Money back  guarantee. Call collect 522-0718  or write: Acri-Tec, 801-115  Schoolhouse St., Coquitlam. V3K  4X8. Dealers invited. #21  Regal Auto Supplies. British and  European hard to find car parts.  New and used body panels,  mechanical parts, interior parts.  For quick service, phone  (604)756-1553. #21  Timberjack 404 Skidder, McCoy  FtaH. Timberjack 360 Grapple  Skidder rebuilt 4-53. Clark Grapple Skidder rebuilt V-6. Timber-  jack transmissions, rear ends,  planitaries, winches. Cummins 'K'  block & crankshaft. 855 parts.  395-4449,395-3273. #21  ARCHITECTURAL  DESIGN^ DRAFTING  v  FREE ESTIMATE  ��� WORKING DRAWINGS  ��� CONCEPTUAL DESIGN  886-7858  Teacher/certified day care mom  will take loving care of children at  Gower Ft. & Pratt. 886-8086. #21  Resp. mom with 2 kids will  babysit in my home. Gibsons  area. Call 886-8245. #22  4000' 10" PVC pipe 5/8" wall  200 P.S.I. Ideal for irrigation or  subdivision use. Reasonably priced. Phone 578-7707 or 672-9940.  #21  Okotoks Colector Car Auto Auction  10th anniversary sale. May 25-26.  250 antique, classic & exotic cars.  10 minutes south of Calgary. Friday 7 p.m. Saturday 10 a.m.  Okotoks, Alberta. (403)938-4838. ���  #21  Only three left-yearling Angus  bulls, approx. 1,000 lbs. Ready to  work for you. A. Smith, (604)946-  2689. Ladner, B.C.    ,        #21  Overlooking Kelowna'* Lake  Okanagan 1979 three bedroom  mobile home (14x70) loaded.  Sundeck, appliances, tool shop,  garden shed, etc. First $25,000.  Phone 768-7356. (#21  135 HP truck diesel engine. Five  speed O/D. Fits Vz to one ton.  Phone (604)299-1738, (Teno).  #19  Build your own hand crafted log  home-use short logs and a proven  system. Instruction package includes: instruction video cassette,  illustrated construction manual,  and plan book. Send $79.95 cheque or money order to: Tartan International Log and Timber  Systems Ltd., Box 3624, Postal  Station D, Edmonton, Alberta. T5L  4J6. #19  Coast News, May 21,1984  GIBSONS RCMP  Yet another rash of break and  entries were reported this week.  On the 10th, four businesses in  upper Gibsons were the target of  burglers. The Gibsons Meat  Market, Sunshine Grocers and  Coast Industries all reported the  theft of undetermined quantities of  cash from their premises. Nothing  was taken from the fourth location, the Alano Club.  On the 11th, the Sunnycrest  Motel reported the theft of a television valued at $600, taken from  one of the motel's units. Entry into  the unit was gained through a  sliding window. The television has  since been recovered. Police are  still investigating.  , On the 12th, the Landing Beauty  and Barber Shop located in lower  Gibsons reported the theft of their  barber pole.  Two motor vehicle accidents  which resulted in injuries were  reported this week.  On the 11th, a motor vehicle accident resulting in head and  shoulder injuries to a male  passenger, brought charges of  failure to remain at the scene of an  accident on 30-year old Barry  Elmer Strong of Sechelt. Strong  and a female passenger escaped injury.  On the 17th, 37-year old  Alphonse Breton of Sechelt, lost  control of his vehicle at the hairpin  on North Road. Breton's vehicle  hit the embankment and rolled on  its side. Breton had just driven off  the ferry when the accident occurred.  Charges of impaired driving  were laid against him.  .  Several drug-related charges  were laid on individuals this week.  Charges of possession of narcotics  for the purpose of trafficking and  charges bf cultivation were laid  aginst 38-year old John Davis Morris of Roberts Creek on the 12th.  On the 13th, 23-year old Ian  McKinnon of Gibsons was charged  with cultivation of narcotics,  24-year old John Clement Nygren  of Gibsons was also charged with  cultivation and 22-year old Michael  James Tyson of Gibsons was  charged with possession of narcotics.  On the 11th, 31-year old Paul  Joseph Langevin was apprehended  on Highway 101 near Gibsons  Building Supplies and charged with  impaired driving.  SECHELT RCMP  Many thefts were reported to  police with week.  On the 12th, a Norco BMX bike  was stolen from the yard of a Porpoise Bay Reserve residence.  On the 17th, an orange Hus-  quavara chainsaw equipped with a  16" bar, was stolen from the back  of a truck parked at a Redrooffs  Road residence.  On the 17th, Skookum Auto  reported the theft of a battery  valued at $75 from one of their  vehicles; shake blocks were  reported stolen from the Cockburn  Bay area on Nelson Island; and a  14' aluminium Mirror Craft vessel  valued at $700 was stolen along  with the post it was tied to in the  Sakinaw Lake area.  Vandalism was reported on the  13th, a stop sign was pulled out  from the corner of Ebb Tide and  Trail Avenue in Sechelt.  On the Mth, someone damaged  the   St.   Mary's   Hospital   sign  located on the highway.  The Sechelt sewage treatment  15.  plant was broken into on the 14th;  but no loss from the premises was;  reported. *  Police have been noticing a-  sharp increase in the calls they,  receive from members of the public!  regarding reports of erratic and;  drunk drivers. Four impaired;  charges were laid this week on;  drivers in the areas patrolled by the'  Sechelt RCMP. '���  Police wish to advise the public',  that the calls are appreciated.  Achievement  Centre looks  to future  At a well attended social evening-  held in the Sunshine Achievement;  Centre on April 26 guest speaker/  was Gerry Gray, president of the:  Powell River Association for the!  Handicapped, which operates the  Artaban Centre here, serving some'  50 - 60 clients.  Comparing their operations to  ours, Gray felt we are now where  they were 10 years ago, and  demonstrated several methods how  we might promote growth.  For one thing,  there are in  Powell   River   two   well   run:  establishments housing the nan-;  dicapped, with clients drawn from  Tranquille and Riverview.  These are private operations, ���  funded separately from the Centre,'.  located in Powell River because;  . they have training facilities there. ;  We have in Gibsons training;  facilities at the Sunshine Achieve- <  ment Centre. Perhaps similar nous- ���  ing might be arranged here, pn>'.  ducing fuller use of the Centre's;  facilities.  Unsatisfactory mortgage return?  We purchase first, second and  . third mortgages, if possible, at no  discount to you! Limited offer. Bob  Quinnell. 879-3511. British Silbak  Realty Ltd. #25  WMiarns Lake Playschool, two  teaching positions. Part-time  nursery school, four days/week.  Salary negotiable. Resume and  photo. Box 295, c/o Tribune, 188  N. 1st Ave., Williams Lake by May  : 31st. #21  RED VELVET TOURS  : Reno coach seven day express  ; (weekly) from $149. Seven day  regular (weekly) from $169. Reno  aip.weekly, (three,, four, .seven  nights) from $249 inc. medical  and* extra casino packages.  Destinations '84: Disneyland; captivating 'California; California/Nevada; California/Arizona;  Utah/Grand Canyon/Arizona  /Nevada; Yellowstone/Salt L. City  /Reno; Oregon coast/San Fran-  ciso/Reno; Yosemite/Reno; Portland rose; Pasadena; Calgary  Stampede. All tours depart Vancouver and Vancouver Island.  Above prices Ex Vancouver. Van- ���  couver 438-5322, Victoria  384-5121. toll Free:  112-800-663-1747 ( B.C. only-  Vancouver) or 112-800-742-6166  (B.C. only-Victoria). Red Velvet  Tours, 2263 Kingsway, Vancouver, V5N 2T6. TFN  l__  C.& Yukon  $6,600 per month net profit. If this  fits well into your pocket and you  perceive yourself as a successful  person, I would like to discuss  with you the possibilities of running a Baaco centre. $70,000  capital required. Please contact  Mr. Peter Wuster, 1574 Rand  Ave., Vancouver, V6P 3G2. Phone  266-3153. #21  Oriental ladies seek correspondents or personal meeting  object matrimony. Send $2 for  brochure and information. P.O.  Box 571, New Westminster, B.C.  Canada. V3L4Y8. #21  Germany, Austria, Switzerland, 15  or 21 days, May to September, full  escorted. Call Joe, (403)362-6495  afternoons. Brochures: Happy  Holiday Tours, Box 966, Brooks,  Alberta. T0J0J0. #24  Money available! Residential and  commercial mortgages. Interim on  B.C. Govt, second. We also buy  existing mortgages. No deal impossible. 682-6864, eves.  277-06t7, 936-9475. First International. #22  14, registered two-year-old horned  Hereford bulls, semen tested,  teady to go to work. Reasonably  priced. Call 449-2362 or contact  D.P. Boltz, Box 13, Midway, B.C.  V0H1M0. #21  Three placer claims on Oyster  RJvor. Good values with or without  equipment. Oyster River Mining  Ltd., 105 St. Ann's, Campbell  River, B.C. Phone 287-3613. #21  Now avaBabie-the official national  souvenir-a beautiful wall hanging  bamboo calendar commemorating  the Canadian visit of Pope John  Paul II. The decorative autographed 11"x14" colour picture and a  September 1984-December 1985  calendar make this a treasured  gift. Send $5.95 (plus B.C. 7%  sales tax) plus $1.50 for postage &  handling to: Karanko Enterprises.  #903-460 Westview Street. Coquitlam, B.C..V3K 3W4. Allow  three weeks for delivery.       #21  Visit rainbow country! Make Hope  and Fraser Canyon your vacation  destination. Family fun for  everyone! For information, write:  Rainbow Guide, P.O. Box 371,  Hope, B.C. VOX 1L0. #19  Special-Castfe Hotel, 750 Gra'n-  v8Je;';' Vancouver, across sfrom  Eatons. Rooms $28 and up, single  or double occupancy. TV, all services. Reservations write or phone  682-2661. ' #21  Business opportunity. One hour  photo finishing. Revolutionary  Photo-Kis system provides  unusually high profits, takes up  only 15 sq. ft. Ideal for small  markets. Install in existing  business or open your own. Contact: K.I.S. Minute Canada Inc.,  5811-0 Cedarbridge Way, Richmond, B.C. 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Also information  available on other Duncan area  listings. Phone Jack Trowbridge,  Cowichan Valley Realty, Box 148,  Mill Bay, B.C. V0R 2P0.  748-4498,743-5525. #21  Commercial property. Stovtston  area, Richmond, B.C. across from  planned park. Double lot 66x120  presently renting small home, asking $120,000. Phone 277-2661,  277-1669. #21   : ^_  1  Pay TV de-scramblers. Don't be be  ripped off. Send self-addressed  stamped envelope for free details.  Steel City Electronics, Box 887,  Hamilton, 0nt.L8N3P6.       #22  Northcounby Realty hi Houston requires an aggressive, self-starting  licensed salesperson. Great opportunity to earn $40,000-$50,000  per year in a one office town. No  competition! Call Sandra Sergey,  112-847-3217. #21  Reservations now for cMdren's  camp at Norwood Horse Centre.  One week of camping at a horse  ranch, Courtenay, Vancouver  Island. (604)337-8621 for details.  #19  Town ot Princeton. Si  of Public Works. Applications are  invited for the above post which is'  at the senior management level to  assume the overall administrative  and supervisory responsibility for  the public works of the town of.  Princeton. The superintendent will;  be in charge of roads, water,  sewer, parks, cemetery and other];  public works functions including ] ���  supervision of up to 15 CUPE '  employees. He/she will prepare  budget figures as required and will  attend council meetings in an advisory capacity. Salary will start at  $32,000 per year. Applications will  be received by the undersigned up  to and including June 4th, 1984.  All applications will be held in strict  confidence.  W.G.  Sanderson,  R.I.A.,     Clerk/Treasurer-  Administrator,   P.O.   Box  670,  Princeton. B.C. VOX 1W0.     #21  Quesnei Forest Product* requires  head filer to supervise and maintain circular saws and related  equipment. Confidential inquiries  to Jim Belts, Quesnei Forest Products, Box 8000, Quesnei, B.C. 16.  Coast News, May 21,1984  Continued from page 1  usually had academic subjects back  to back with non-academic sub-  v jects,  so  in  reality the  "doing  both" option did not exist.  "We should keep the doors of  choice open as long as possible,"  was a commonly expressed feeling.  Much concern arose over the  shortage of math and science  teachers which would be caused  with more students taking those  subjects. Would there be funding  available to retrain existing  teachers to those specialties?  Would a Home Ec teacher have  her Home Ec class dropped and  have to each math or science instead?  "There is a finite number of  teachers to spread thin over all the  courses we have to offer," said  parent and teacher Sheila Page. "It  would be most unfair to send  students to a required course with a  teacher with no special training in  that area."  Pender Harbour principal Martin Wilson noted that it would be  impossible to offer in his small  school all the electives to enable  students to complete the three  "major" areas of study. To meet  the new requirements a number of  current electives would have to be  dropped.  "The ministry should modify  the requirements instead of forcing  schools to drop programmes," he  stated.  "Can the ministry fund Career  Preparation programmes, of which  there are none at Chatelech, as it  takes a qualified journeyman to  teach them?" queried principal  June Maynard.  "The ministry should have as its  goal the bringing together of  resources - teachers and facilities  -to do the best for their common  cause, the child," stated trustee  Brian Hodgins to audience applause.  The discussion paper recognizes  that the new requirements will  result in fewer graduates.  "This paper seems to encourage  the dropping out of those who  aren't 'fitted' to the regular school  system," said Egmont parent Mrs.  Iris Griffith. "If we're making a  decision to chuck a few overboard,  then we'd better make provisions  for them. If we're going to encourage them to stay, we need to  give them a bit more encouragement than Math and Science 11."  Only one person spoke in favour  of the proposed new requirements,  noting that the current graduation  certificate is worthless in identifying for an employer or institution  the level of competency attained by  a student, and a "major" area of  study indicated on a graduation  certificate would assist' in defining  a level of achievement.  "The idea that everyone should  gradulate is ridiculous," he stated.  "Students have to compete in the  real world, and the changes  recognize reality where the present  system doesn't.  "With cuts in funding, fewer  teachers and larger classes, why are  Tomkies  resigns  by Lynn Lindsay  The chairman of the Expoasis  promotion committee, Richard  Tomkies, resigned last week for  reasons which he described as  rather complex.  Tomkies told the Coast News  that he doesn't have time to do the  job.  "It seems to be a trend within  the committee that anybody who  takes a position, expends more  energy defending it," he said.  Referring to his presentation of  the Expoasis logo, designed by  Vancouver graphic artist, Charles  ' Mayr, Tomkies said he had not expected any opposition from the  committee.  "I was asked to produce a logo,  and I did," said Tomkies, "it was a  . professional job."  Local graphic artist, Paul  Herbermann, said he was invited to  the Expo meeting at which Mayr's  logo was presented.  "I could see that most people  weren't too impressed with the  logo, and it seemed the consensus  was that a decision had not been  reached. If I hadn't thought it was  still open I wouldn't have spent  three weeks between meetings  designing an alternate logo  myself," said Herbermann.  Consequently, Herbermann and  three other delegates presented  logos at the last Expo meeting.  Tomkies told the Coast News, it  was the final evidence that the  committee spends twice the time on  counter-productive acitivities.  "We don't have time to go  slow," and he added that past  chairman, Stan Anderson, resigned  for much the same reasons.  The matter of deciding which  logo will be used for Expoasis, will  be left to the board of directors of  the Sunshine Coast Tourist  Associationwho have just recently  amalgamated with the Expo '86  committee.  we trying to hard to keep people in  school if they don't want to be  there?"  In a brief from the Sunshine  Coast Teachers' Association the  following questions were posed:  "In 1982 the Ministry of Education stated that there would be a  new School Act and a mandate for  education. What is that mandate? .  Does one exist? How can a set of .  requirements for graduation from  grade 12 be discussed outside of a  framework of goals and a  philosophy? What values and goals  does this new curriculum (for surely that's what this is) attempt to  build?"  The brief went on to note concerns about the implications for  Native Indian children, who would  be generally streamed away from  the Arts"and Sciences programmes;  universities making entrance requirements more stringent and accepting   Arts   and   Science   cer  tificates only; and asked "Should  all students be expected to make  important career decisions while in  the school system?"  Observing that the discussion  paper outlines a plan close to the  system that existed, in 1972, the  SCTA suggests that a Royal Commission be set up "to determine  carefully, with full ' consultation  from all parties, the direction in  which education should move. Our  technology,   work   places   and.  careers will probably not reflect a  plan or an attitude from 1972. It  will require new ideas, new concepts, new directions, and the.  government must develop a clear  mandate for the future, not the  past.  "More tests, more structure,  more restrictions, harder courses,  tougher graduation requirements  are not necessarily the answer to  the problems faced by the school  system."  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