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 Back from Ottawa  come  Sechelt Mayor Joyce Kolibas welcomed the first in-patients to Western Moorbad Resort last week.  Mrs. Marie Wunder"'ch, left, and Mr. & Mrs. Hubert Herder, right are staying at the Driftwood Inn  while receiving two-week treatments. Seated on the mayor's left is prqpietress Anne Metzner. X XX'  ���Fran BanuMc photo;  Five fishermen from the Sunshine Coast are back home this  week after a visit to Ottawa as part  of a 120-man lobby of West Coast  fishermen who journeyed to the  ,<��� nation's capital to lobby for immediate funds for the protection of  the  West  Coast  salmon  fishing  resource.  Russell Cameron, Clay Young,  *��� ind Ray Phillips of the.UFAWU,  ! King   Griffith   of   the   Pacific'  J fTrpller's Association, and iridepen-  lydent   fisheman   John   Malcolm  >v represented the Sunshine Coast on  iJhe trip. . ,' v  X;. -A report back from the lobbyists  ���'will-'be presented . at a public  meeting in the Senior Citizens' Hall  in Sechelt on Wednesday,  February 15, at 7:00 p.m.  John Malcolm told the Coast  News that the trip to Ottawa had  been 'worthwhile iri some senses'.  "It's so far away," said  Malcolm. ."Back there they know  nothing about B.C. We made the  politicians a little more aware that  we are out here. Specifically we  made them aware of the need for  enhancement and protection of the  salmon habitat. They were  unaware that it is being consistent-  jyeroded."  - Malcolm said that both the Conservatives and the NDP parties  were helpful to the fishermen.  "The NDP men were impressive, I must say, in helping  make our cause known. The Conservatives were a little more  cautious because in all likelihood  they are going to form the next  government but some of them  stuck their necks out for us too."  Malcolm said the delegation of  fishermen tried to explain to the  Liberal members of parliament  they spoke to that they were not  seeking a 'bail-out'.  "We made the point that the  whole country will get a good  return for its investment in the  B.C. salmon industry," said  Malcolm.  A spokesman for the commercial fishermen also specifically  wanted to make plain-their appreciation of the financial and  written support of the Sunshine  Coast Regional District, which  body contributed the cost of sending one of the fishermen to Ottawa.  "These fellows take a lot pf  stick," said the spokesman, "and  they should be given full credit for  their community-mindedness in  this case.  Wo discuss lockout  Union meetings set  Restoration of Rockwood Lodge and completion of the structure on the left will provide accommodation for at least 20 in-patients taking treatments at Western Moorbad. The unique structure, designed^  and being built by George Skea Contracting, features private rooms around a covered central courtyard housing a swimming pool and "winter garden". Completion is scheduled for April 1.  At Sechelt health spa  ���Fraa Buraiide pkolo  In-patients arrive  On February 10, one year to the  day of their arrival in Canada from  (Germany, Fred Metzner and his  wife Anne welcomed their first inpatients to their unique Western  Moorbad m Sechelt.  M None of the three patients have  ever had a 'mudbath' before, but  all were born in East Germany,  moving to Canada in the 50's, and  are familiar with the treatments.  \ Mrs. Marie Wunderlich of Penticton read an advertisement about'  this moorbad, and is undergoing a  two-week   preventive   treatment.  She hopes to get relief from back  and shoulder pains, which nothing  else has helped.  Mr. & Mrs. Hubert Herder Pf  Vancouver are undergoing specific  treatments. Mr. Herder had, a  kidney operation in May, 1983,  and Mrs..Herder suffers arthritis in  her arms and shoulders. "Pills  . don't help'', they both said.  The;'. two-week treatments; include a minimum of six rhoorbads  and five medical baths, plus  medication, all under the supervision of local doctors.  "The full success of the baths  comes over the two months follow  ing the curei" said Metzner, who  noted in his address to assembled  guests that in Europe, mudbaths  are referred to as' The White ��� Industry" .because they cause no  noise pr pollution, only health.  Mayor Joyce Kolibas and Vice-  President of the Sechelt & District  Chamber of Commerce, Vic  Walters, also welcomed the guests  and praised Metzner for his contribution in making Sechelt a  "destination" for visitors.  Toasts were drunk with a Canadian champagne appropriately titled "Kurhauser" - which means, in  German, "Spa House".  SCRD money matters  MThe SCRD has received an  assessment from the Coast  Garibaldi Health Unit for fees for  service for 1984.  X This new charge "is the result of  a^change in revenue collection...  and stems from two major  factors," states a letter from Dr.  James Lugsdin, secretary of the  Health Board.  : The letter continues, "The first  is that the present system of collecting fees from the three school  districts alone is not sufficient to  pay for increased expenses.  X^Secondly, the new Health Act,  Section 51, states that all corporate  members of the board should share  the Health Board expenses."  Director Ian Vaughan immediately responded to this latest  expense being passed on to local  governments by moving that "we  not approve this assessment and  write a letter to the Minister of  Health saying we are not going to  pay for provincial government services".  ; Gibsons alderman, John Burn-  jidfei moved to table the motion  and invite Dr. Lugsdin to appear  Before the board and explain the  assessment.  ; The board also heard that of all  those whose properties were severely damaged during November  floods, the SCRD may be the only  body to qualify for provincial  government compensation.  Director Brett McGillivray  reported that information received  to date indicates there will be a  $10,000 deductible on damage to a  principal residence, a further $2000  deductible on essential contents,  and an additional $1000 deductible  on debris.    ;  None of the damaged properties  qualifies for compensation under  these stringent conditions except  the SCRD, which lost the water intake system in Chapman Creek.  McGillivray reported that the  board might be eligible for $6000 in  compensation to rebuild the temporarily repaired, water works  under a 75-25 per cent sharing  scheme with the provincial government.  Director Vaughan moved that  "Any money given to the SCRD  for water, works compensation be  put in a special fund and given to  'extreme hardship' victims of the  floods".  Other directors called his sugges-.  tion "laudable", but moved to  table the motion until they learned  the legality of such an action, and  whether they would still receive the  money if it wasn't spent on water  works.  The board also moved to. hire  Sean Reid for six months as a  research assistant to work on community plans, at a monthly salary  of $1600.  Planner Jim Johnstone  presented the board with a work  programme which Reid would  follow, and against which the  board could judge progress.  Softools budget ready  The School Board held a special  meeting last Tuesday to prepare the  finai draft of the 1984 budget for  its formal acceptance at the  meeting tomorrow at Roberts  Creek Elementary.  Owing to several oustanding  discrepancies between District  figures and Ministry assessments it  was, as has happened before, an  "if, but and maybe" situation.  Trustees decided to re-adjust the  budget tp a level consistent with the  amount they believe is owing to  this district and to use the extra  monies to return the salary budget  to its November level. This was the  last section tp be cutback and  would have resulted in reductions  in staff and/or working hours.  egotiatprs   for   theM various  s; of: the:;' ���Oaxia��a^^japexr  ^M|.;y^X��^54������iU:���Pfl^'^eet in^ucus in  *'"'"'Vmeawfa������'��� today   toM^eirmine  tjieir 'ne&itni$ein the$$eiit lock-  put iniuat^ by the Pulphand Paper  Industrial/Relations Bureau.  LocaTi"li 19 president Steve  Holland told the Coast News they  will pipbably meet with their  counterparts in the Pulp and Paper  Woodworkers of Canada on Tuesday.^ XX   X:i:X X ��� 'MM  H��iuahd reiterated that a three-  yeajr contract is unacceptable, -��� as  th! pulp market is expected to improve greatly overs the next couple  ' x' 'They're (industryV planning on  makingtbig money in the next three.  years, and we're supposed to do  without, 'Shesaid. "They haven't  even offered guarantees or protection against "inflation."  Other crucial'issues are pension  increases; job)security based on  seniority in the face of increasing  modernization; and no give-backs  of conditions already won.  "We at Port Mellon are looking  at losing probably one-quarter of  Planners  discuss  municipal  changes  Sunshine Coast regional planners were among a wide range of  participants recently invited before  the law firm of MacKenzie  Lidstone to make recommendations for amendments to the new  municipal act.  Planner Jim Johnstone reported  to the board last week that the  overriding consensus of all present  was that local officials should be  the ones to determine the details  and specifics of by-laws, not  ministers or staff of the provincial  government. As a result of the  meeting, the following recommendations will be passed onto the provincial government: (1) "Cash in  lieu" of the presently required five  per cent land dedication for park  purposes should be accepted when  sub-division creates four or more  lots. (2) The board of variance  often exceeds the authority given to  it, and has very little power under  the new act anyway, so should be  done away with. (Some representatives present felt it should be retained out of respect for "common  law" tradition.) (3) The many  matters , under one new docu-  ment���rezoning, sub-division,���should be retained as  separate   legal    documents.  (4) Laws and by-laws should not  be allowed to be overthrown based  on minor legal technicalities. The  'intent' of the law should prevail.  (5) Temporary permits should not  be allowed, as they tend to become  permanent. Matters should be properly dealt with in the first instance. (6) Public employees  should be protected. Approving  officers should not be liable for  minor technicalities and oversights  of which they were not made  aware. (7) The powers of ministers  to overrule land-use decisions  made by locally elected representatives should be curtailed.  pur membership in the next five  years due to technology and  modernization,", said Holland.  "We need wording in our contract  which will protect senior members  and provide them with retraining."  On the issue Pf working more  statutory holidays, the local president stress^ "Some things just  aren't for sale."  Holland feels local-resentment is  growing over the "unnecessary"  lock-out, and union negotiators  could take the position that they  won't resume bargaining until the  mills start up again.  "We maintained control and  kept production at high, even  record levels throughout nine months of negotiation," said Holland,  "then they fly off the handle over a  matter of timing. If we had wanted  a strike we could have taken the  mills down months ago."  Union negotiators found out  through the media that the industry's position is that mills won't  start up again until an agreement is  signed.  Zxx^  After keeping petitioners and members of the publice waiting for'  one hour and ten minutes while they had a closed meeting with  staff, Sunshine Coast Regional District directors emerged with a  compromise wage proposal which will see a flat rate increase of  $850 per annum go to all SCRD members except department heads.  The increase is an average equivalent of 2.2 per cent, and is effective January 1.  Ferry ramp this year  The B.C. Ferry Corporation has invited tenders for the construction of an upper level loading ramp at the ferry terminal at  Langdale. .  Tenders are being sought in order to determine the cost of the  ramp, hoped to be "somewhere between $2'/i and $4 million," according to Ferry Board Finance Committee Chairman Ken Sorko.  The corporation has not budgeted for the ramp, but "we can  borrow", Sorko told the Coast News, adding that the ramp is  deemed necessary for the efficient operation of the Queen of Coquitlam.  Cadets meeting  A very well attended and informative meeting was held at  Roberts Creek Legion Hall, on January 22, when Lt. R. Young,  Director of Cadets from Victoria, explained the training that is  available to Cadets and then answered questions from the floor.  Further information and applications may be received by contacting 886-7825.  Redrooffs meeting  Members of the public who are interested in the latest status of  Redrooffs Trail are invited to be in the public gallery at a meeting  between SCRD directors and representatives of the Ombudsman's  office, scheduled for next Thursday, February 16 at 6:30 p.m.  It is suggested that those wishing to attend confirm the meeting  time by calling the SCRD office at 885-2261.  Health forum  Members of the public are invited to a forum on Monday,  February 13, to hear Dr. Jim Lugsdin explain the mandate and  workings of the Public Health Unit.  Sponsored by the Sechelt Elementary School Parent Advisory  Group, the forum will provide an opportunity to raise questions  and concerns about recent cutbacks in public health services.  The meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. in Sechelt Elementary.  Gates hired  for job creation  Judy Gates has again been hired  as co-ordinator of Job Creation for  the Sunshine Coast Economic  Development Commission.  As such, Gates will assist groups  in developing proposals and completing applications for the various  grant and employment assistance  programmes now available.  One of the first programmes she  will be involved with is "Summer  Canada Works", which makes  money available to any employer  minimum of three summer jobs for  students. Deadline for applications  is February 24.  Gates' position becomes effective February 13, and has been  funded for 26 weeks under the  Canada Works programme. She  can be contacted at the Regional  Board office, 885-2261.  Anyone wishing assistance with  programme proposals before that  time should contact Irene Lugsdin  at the Canada Employment Cen-  ;>V 2  Coast News, February 13,1984  Congratulatiofis  Last week we found occasion to be critical of Economic  Development Commissioner Oddvin Vedo for his, it seemed to  us, over hasty support of the proposal to export bulk water  from Freil Falls in Hotham Sound.  It is doubly pleasurable, therefore, this week to be able to  offer a deserved accolade to Vedo on the occasion of the opening of Western Moorbad Resorts new health spa at Rockwood  Lodge. The health spa will bring year-round visitors to Sechelt  and is exactly the kind of development hoped for for the area.  Congratulations, also, to Fred and Anne Metzner^on the  opening of the handsome new facility, to George Skea Construction for the fine work being done in the grounds, and to  the Sechelt and District Chamber of Commerce whose  foresight, under then and present president Bud Koch, in saving the grand old building is now being so splendidly rewarded.  We owe all concerned congratulations for this most  welcome development in the midst of these difficult times.  White Elephant  Space did not permit the inclusion in this week's paper of a  report from the legislature from MLA Don Lockstead which  spells out the cutbacks in both price and quantities on coal to  be shipped to Japan from the northeast coalfields.  When the losses sustained in that development are considered in conjunction with the fact that 400 miners have been  laid off in the southeast coalfields near Fernie for lack of  markets, and with reports from Fernie of rich coal deposits lying untapped beside an existing railroad, it can be realized that  the ambitious and costly northeast development may well prove to be a gigantic w,hite elephant.  As the letter from the School Board on page three makes  plain, the social costs of the ambitious gamble will be being  measured perhaps to the end of the century.  Must grading  wait?  Mayor Joyce Kolibas is not the only one asking how long one  of the main streets of Sechelt will be left in such abysmal condition following the installation of sewer pipes to service St.  Mary's Hospital and Sechelt Indian Band lands.  It is understood and accepted that expedience demands all  paving done at the same time, when all work is completed, so  that the "batch plant" for asphalt only has to be fired up once.  But surely the contractor is expected to level out the hills and  gullies of gravel which presently make Dolphin Street and  Highway 101 an obstacle course, and which threaten to cause,  ^accidents by virtue of drivers trying to avoid them. Must we wait'  for the paving for the grading to be done?  5 YEARS AGO  Regional Board directors  sought and received the  resignation of director  Charles Lee as the chairman  of the Regional Board  Finance Committee.  Approval in principle was  given to Sechelt council for  a tourist and recreation  complex at the head of Porpoise Bay.  10 YEARS AGO  An eight year struggle to  get a through back lane between Teredo and Cowrie  streets from Wharf to Trail  Avenue has materialized for  Sechelt council. The costs  will be $22,000 to be amortized over a 20-year period.  The upper Howe Sound  area is still closed to commercial and sports fishing  for shell fish, ground fish  and crabs. The 1970 ban is  still in effect because of  above > normal mercury  levels.  15 YEARS AGO  Candles decorated the  Masonic Hall on February 6  when members celebrated  the 20th anniversary of the  Mt. Elphinstone Chapter of  the Order of the Eastern  Star.  20 YEARS AGO  Ray V. Delong of Gibsons  was elected president of the  Sunshine   Coast   Athletic  Club.  The Roberts Creek  Recreation Association is  offering the community hall  for the variety show, Fandango.  25 YEARS AGO  Port Mellon residents will  be talking to each other in a  different  manner Wednesday. That's when a modern  automatic      telephone  system, the dial telephone,  springs into operation.  30 YEARS AGO  Three   dogs   trained   in  cougar    hunting    were  brought in from Abbotsford  by the game warden in an effort to rid the community of  a cougar and her kittens.  35 YEARS AGO  Mt. Elphinstone Chapter  of the Order of the Eastern  Star   was   instituted   with  more than 70 members from  other chapters present.  The Sunshine  CO-PUBLISHERS  John Burnside  EDITORIAL  Fran Burnside    Lynn Lindsay  PRODUCTION  Neville Conway    Lynn Lindsay  M.M. Vaughan  ADVERTISING  J. Fred Duncan      Pat Tripp  Jane McOuat  TYPESETTING  Gerry Walker     Pat Johnson  DISTRIBUTION   Steve Carroll  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  Photography itself was a comparatively rare phenomenon until  the last decade of the nineteenth century. Local newspapers/  where they existed, often could not reproduce photographs, and  magazines offered mainly hand-drawn illustrations. By the  1860's, large metal or hardwood cameras had begun to appear at  Pacific Northwest population centers. Professional  photographers had set up studios, and some had travelled to etch  permanent records of aboriginal and immigrant life on to their  glass or metal plates. But the general public saw or knew little of  these ponderous instruments. When, however, roll film because  available, about 1890, for box or folding bellows  cameras���almost   invariably   the   Eastman   Kodak   in   those  days���amateur "shutter-bugs" took to the fascinating device. At  a community gathering or a group outing, someone might be expected to arrive with a camera. Since film was slow, only static  scenes could be caught. In addition to some random shots, the  photographer, at some point in the day, might ask the entire  assembly to pose. A single word would freeze an entire field into  immobility. All eyes faced the "birdie". Having one's picture  taken was for real. Here was a slice of life, showing work or play  stopped at a glance forever. Prints could be consiged to an album,'  which could be looked through on many an occasion during years;  to come. Irvine's Landing, about 1920. Photo courtesy Gilbert  Lee collection. L.R. Peterson  Musings  John Burnside  I hadn't planned it that way,.but  early in the morning of Wednesday, February 8,1 woke up and got  immediately out of bed. The clpck  on the wall above the stove said ;  2:45 a.m. ���  I realized that it was a quarter to  eleven in Scotland and at that very  moment a funeral party would be  leaving the village of Mauchline in  Ayrshire,'enfoute for a cemetery  on-theM;^i^Wi^t*'dMiner of the*  Glasgow-'Moor1 in' ^ri did^ village  called Muirkirk. The road'taken:4s'|  a back road how because, tlieijiisesM  don't go that way. ItMwnds for "a'������'  few miles among some of the best-;  kept   and.-picturesqde; farming !  country anywhere until it domes toM  the village of ,SQrh,.. which year  after; year Wins me:lit|e:bf themost I  beautiful yiliage ��� in iJtheX county. M  Then it- climbs "oritoMthe moor and |  speeds past the standing stories \  raised   to   comrnemorate   the <  Covenanters, men who \yere shot J  for the crime of carrying their bible. There is a bleak beauty in the  . unfenced moorland and the driver  must  be wary of the semi-wild  black-faced   sheep ��� which   are  everywhere.  The road is a back road now but  it was the main road to Edinburgh  when Robert Burns left Mauchline  to make his literary name 200 years  ago. \ ':'-.  I put on the kettle for a cup of  tea and began to think and chain- '  smoke. The lady, in the casket  would have approved of the cup of  tea and vehemently disapproved of  the chainsmoking. "Smoke," she  used to say, "you can burst into  flames for all I care."  But care she did. Hers was a  lifetime of caring and there was  nothing abstract about her caring. :  The circumstances of her life were  difficult from the beginning. She  was born in a coal-mining village  called Glenbuck in 1906. The harsh  realities of coal-mining had made  hers a one-parent family in the  days long before welfare and child  support payments. Her mother fed  her four children by taking in the  laundry of her neighbours. We are  lite casket  talking here of the clothes of coal  miners scrubbed daily by hand on a  scrub board. The lady in the casket  was still very, young  when-she  M began to help her mother in the ar-  duous business of staying alive.  ���;The   luxury   of   education   was  M denied her after elementary school,  i though she was throughout her life  a reader when the brief, oases of  time made it possible. She was  also, having been denied, a passionate believer in education and  v^ged"*; with** rnixe^'success',  her  children to their schooling.  The plot to which her casket was  bound had been long picked out. It  M was'beside her husband, more than  30 years dead. She was a woman "of  fiercely-.,independent spirit who  needed rip liberation movement to  help her assert herself, but of her  husband she said simply: "I gave  , my man -breakfast in bed for '28  years and .1 would do. it for another  28 if I had the same man back  again."  When she was in her early thirties and the mother of three the  roof of the coalmine caved in and  crushed her husband. He was to  live, against the doctor's predictions, for another 12 years but  from that day on she, like her  mother before her, was the main  breadwinner in the family. She  struggled to keep her youngest son  in school while cleaning offices at  six in the morning, houses other  than her impeccable, own during  the day, and the local school after  the teachers and the students had  gone home.  In addition to the children she  bore she also reared grandchildren,  being involved in the business of  child-rearing non-stop from 1924  to 1966. In a lifetime of unremitting hardship > and inescapable  poverty she walked with a fierce  and unassailable pride and dignity  and at the time of her death had  long been one of the most  respected in the villages of. South  Ayrshire where she was known.  Despite the crushing workload  which was her lot she was ever the  first to visit the hospital, taking the  news and small gifts to neighbours,  friends,and relatives therein. Nor  did she confine herself to one bedside. Wherever there was anyone  vyho on any given visiting day did  not have visitors there she would be  giving from her inexhaustible store  of kindliness.'  The road from Sbrn runs into  the centre of Muirkirk and then the  funeral procession Would, turn left  on the Strathaven Road whichjruns  across trfe?moor north to Glasgow.  The cemetery is orf the outskirts of  the village on the left. It is a place  where many that bear one of her  names .are buried. Across the way  from her plot is the mass grave of  17 who died in a gas explosion in  the same mine that crushed her  [ husband, the names of the deceas  ed are listed there. Three of them "���  were   cousinsv and ' one.' was   a S  i  ���������'������'���:     it  brother-in-law.  The chainsmoking and the tea-  drinking go on until 4:30 a.m.  when the funeral procession minus  the casket would be heading back  through Sorn to the home of her  daughter for^jthe traditional steak-  pie funeral feast. At that hour a"19  year old, hearing the teapot  sounds, comesjdownstairs to join  his father in the living room of a  house in Roberts Creek and to hear  some stories of the grandmother he  had never met.  For the lady in the casket was my.  mother; Mary Belle Dalziel Burnside, 1906-1984. May she! rest in  peace.       .-''...  Piano  Softly, in the dusk, a woman is singing to me;  Taking me back down the vista of years, till I see  A child sitting under the piano, in the boom of the  tingling strings v  And pressing the small, poised feet of a mother  who smiles as she sings.  In spite of myself, the insidious mastery of song  Betrays me back, till the heart of me weeps to belong  To the old Sunday evenings at home, with  winter outside  Ahd hymns in the cozy parlor, the tinkling piano  our guide.  So now it is vain for the singer to burst into clamor  With the great black piano appassionato. The glamour  Of childish days is upon me, my manhood is cast  Down in the flood of remembrance, I weep like a  child for the past  D.H. Lawrence  Maryanne's Viewpoint  Human considerations still manifest  by Maryanne West  ��� Even those who do hot know  him personally must have been  warmed, their spirits lifted, by last  week's ceremony which saw the  President and Chancellor of Simon  Fraser, University and. author  Margaret Laurence from her home  in Ontario gather at Roberts Creek  to honour Hubert E)yans.  It wasn't only the honour to a  local resident ���. which engendered  these good feelings, but also, since  it i? physically impossible for  Hubert to attend the convocation  at which the recipients of degrees  ���are honoured, the university in effect came to him. M  Large organizations do not  always retain the flexibility to react  to   situations   which   require   a  X  change in pattern from the  established norm, so we felt enormously , cheered tp know that  Simon Fraser has the ability to  adapt to individual human needs.  On the one hand it is perhaps  self understood that this is the way  caring, intelligent human beings  behave, but we are so overwhelmed  these days with negative news that  it is easy to forget...  Newspapers and the electronic  media are so pre-occupied with  doom and gloom, murder and  mayhem wherever it is to be found,  that it is easy to get a totally jaundiced view of the world and  humanity. It stands to reason that  if all you read and hear is stories of  man's inhumanity to man, deceit,  greed and violence it colours the  way you understand and react to  your environment and the people  you meet adding to your level of  paranoia, cynicism or insensitivity.  We may be less vulnerable than urban residents because we know our  neighbours and have stronger feelings of community, but we are at  the mercy of the sarnie factors.  It becames imperative that all  forms of media make more effort  to improve the balance of their  reporting, showing us a truer and  more realistic picture of bur world.  The Vancouver Sun can be complimented on its "Bright Spots"  space in which letters from people  recounting good experiences are  highlighted. We know, despite all  appearances to the contrary that  humanity isn't going to hell in a  hardcart, but it sure is re-assuring  to read these accounts of people's  care and concern for strangers,     h  I must pass on a delightful story!  I heard on the radio, it seems a new;  craze is sweeping Holland, called;  Herman   Doughball.    It   works)  something like a chain letter, you1^-  receive a small ball of spurdougbT^t:  from a friend or neighbour withI'-inM Xp  structions to mix it with sugar arid  ^  butter and keep it in the fridge for M'^  a few days until it increases in size>$��;  Then   you   add   cinnamon   andM��M  raisins and make yourself;^ loaf> ^  keeping back enough starter for'JH  another, loaf and enough to giveri?  Herman away to someone else.  .  (  Sounds like a. fun idea and a neat '',  way to get to know those new people across the street, or to extend  the hand of friendship to someone  you don't know. Coast News, February 13,1984  Ulster's itategrif y  ^Editors note:  A copy of the  following letter was received for  publication.  Ht>n. Jack Heinrich  Minister of Education ,  Parliament Buildings  VfctOriaMB.C.  ��� V|y-2M4^M;..^v';-,-.  r^^.MrMHeinri<:h:;  R^ Savings from the Teachers'  StdkeM-'MM'M ���:,���' . X x'-Sx xXX,  Receipt of your letter of January  6|M 1984,    on    this   topic    is  sc^nowledged.   I  must  bring to  y<|j.ir attention that it is- the view of  thisI Board that it is poor practice,  *  3  Mark Gulgnard says...  igood many of us have been suffering  ffom colds or the flu. Well next week  We're going to put alPthat behind us  and get into FITNESS MONTH with the  Skookum TEAM.  .,v v , "Don't Miss Next  v ,  , Week's Advertisement"   .  1981 GMC    Sierra Grande  long 'box deluxe model finished in  metallic blue.,power steering; power  brakes; automatic transmission,  special mag wheels. AM/Flvrcassette,  dual tanks, tinted glass, dual chrome  . mirrors, sliding rear window, rear step  bumper,; body side moldings, special  lighting and more.  SKOOKUM  DEAL $6995.  SKOOKUM CONSKMM&ff   '  .,������i���. .'.PROGRAM : M  ��'"'"' .'  Your vehicle add quickly������  .     HOTLINE 885-7512  Skookum Auto  V Dealer7381 '       ' Sechelt  verging on outright discourtesy,  for elected persons charged with  the responsibility of administering  those funds to be told formally of  your decision  by a letter dated'  January 6, when you had issued  press releases on that topic on or  about December 22, 1983 .We feel  that trustees should have been the ,  first to know, not the last to know.  ���'������.. Your,   Ministry   officials  'have  :: telephoned School .Boards to give  them  far less  momentous news  than that in the past few months,,  and it is our firm view that that  practice/should have been followed  on this occasion:  '.���"���;.  ���     Turning from the medium to the  message, this Board has further  ' major concerns which it feels obliged to bring to your attention. First  of all, we must make it clear that  we have consistently accepted the  need for restraint in all levels-of  government, including education.  We have also adopted a position  ��� that we neither support nor condone' the breach of contract by the.  teachers, nor indeed the parallel  withdrawal   of  services   by   our  CUPE   employees.   Having   said  that, the Board takes serious issue .  with   the; vacillation, which   has  taken place on the .topic on the  return   or   withholding   of  unds  asociated   with   non-expenditures  during the strike. ;  :���  It was immediately apparent to  this Board and its staff that the  retention of all of the unspent  funds by Mhe various School  Districts would bring with it serious  inequalities..We could see several  problems which would require skill  and sensitivity on the part of the  Ministry in their resolution if further wide inequalities in educational funding were to.be avoided.  The use of the word "further" is  deliberate by the way.  However, you announced that,  if acceptable plans were received  to balance the instructional year  for the students, the intention was  to return the withheld funds to the  individual School Districts.  This  Board, and doubtless all the others  who were struck, then spent a lot  of time, at both trustee and staff  level, evaluating various options  ahd, in our particular case, decided  to withhold three non-instructional  days from the teachers, which  would accomplish your requirements..;  Later, we heard through the  media that the government had  changed its mind and would not be  returning the funds to any School  District. From a written press  release, the reason given was the inequalities which would result in the  various School District from such  an action. Through the media we  also understand that you "knew in  advance that all Board proposals  would be unacceptable", and, if  . that is true, then you were cynically  putting this and other Boards  through an empty charade.  The Board can only view that  decision, in that context as casting-  serious   doubts   on   Ministerial  credibility and/or the quality of  staff advice to the Minister. We felt _  you should now how we feel.  On the topic of credibility, we  must also', note that Ministry  statements have referred to the  withholding of grants relating to  the teachers' salaries on the three  days of the strike, whereas what  the Ministry has done is nothing of  the kind. The Ministry has  withheld a sum of money  calculated simplistically and,  therefore, innacurately, which purports to establish the savings  achieved by the non-payment of  teachers on the strike days. Had  you been withholding grants, you  would, of course; have withheld  ratios varying from 60 to 95 per  cent of that calculation, but in fact  the Ministry has Withheld 100 per  cent and cannot under any circumstance claim to be merely  withholding grants related to unexpended salaries of teachers. What  the Ministry has done is to arbitrarily reduce their sharing ratio  in School District budgets. If your  T press release is accurate re the  ; withholding of grants associated  ��� with teachers' salaries* you need to  return money to each of the School  Districts based upon an accurate  calculation of the funds saved and  taking into account the sharing  ratio between the District and the  Province. If the intention is to'keep  the sum already withheld, which'  we concede your statutory authori-  .   ty to do, then veracity requires a  modification to your press release..  ���  Any partnership between School  Boars and the Ministry is dependent for success upon mutual trust  and respect. Reversal of your im-:  plied promise to School Districts  that strike savings would be returned to those Boards, providing your ���  requirements were met, cause us to  question   the   integrity   of   the  Minister of Education. We would  appreciate a reply.  Yours truly  Warren McKibbin  Chairman  Board of School Trustees  School District 46  Sunshine Coast  Hazard  ��� Ed. note:  This is a copy of a letter sent to  Gibsons council.  Gibsons Council  I am concerned about the steep  edge of dredging in front of my  home in Gibsons Bay. It is a great.  danger to children, and until  recently it was a fairly safe place  for them to play. Some children  come to the beach alone, their  parents may be unaware ,of the  sudden drop-off.  I Find it essential to have signs  twarning the general public of the  immediate danger to everyone,  especially since there has been a  very recent change to the beach.  Wendy Van Heek  More letters  J    on Pace II  OR DRIVE  AWAY  ONE OF  THESE BEAUTIES  Drive anywhere from only  $229.95 per mo.  ESCORT  and performs nee from  only  .95 c  plus sales tax  plus sales tax  per mo.  TEMPO  Take off with success from  on,y$f 53.95 per mo.  plus sales tax  RANGER4x4  Climb any mountain from  only$T9a95p*rmo.  plus sales tax  FORD CREDIT'S  RED CARPET  LEASE PLAN  gives you four- good ,  reasons to lease a car or  truck through  SOUTH COAST  FORD  1. First, leasing is convenient.  You only pay for what you use  not the full price of the car.  2. Second, there is no used  car to dispose of when you're  ready^for a new one.  3. Third, leasing frees your,  cash and you can use your  available bank line' or credit  for other purposes. ,  4. And fourth, lessees leasing  for business purposes will  have the benefit of simplified  tax records.  * payments based  [ona48month lease)  F250 Diesel from only  ��324 QS*Per m��m  &l&m*'^a&*P   plus sales tax  Go where you want  from only  $149.95*  Pet mO. plus sales tax    Mfl^j^jEft 4x2  F250 4x4 from only     F250 frbm only  *P&xmW3 *f *f   plus sales tax    H*- f ^"^*?**  pins sales tax  PEOPLE  PRICES EFFECTIVE:  Wed., Feb. 15th -  Sat., Feb. 18th  FIRST AT  IEM  GROCERY  I.G.A. - All Purpose  .FLOUR    10 kg 4.48  Green Giant  VEGETABLES.   .12 or 14 oz   .68  ��� Sunrype  APPLE CIDER ...      ... ...48 0Z.  .98  pan if in  EVAPORATED MILK..    ..... 385ml .58  (limit 24)  Carnation  HOT CHOCOLATE:.  ...SOOgm 2.48  Hunts  TOMATO SAUCE... .   . ...28oz. 1.28  Carnation  INSTANT MILK.   1kg 4.98  I.G.A.  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Coast News, February,13,,19&4  "���v;  WtMMMl$W$B&  A total of 145 pints of blood is represented- in certificates  presented by Charlotte Raines, chairman 6f local blood donor  clinics, to Gordon McCourt, left, who has donated 35 units,  George Bodt, right, 35 units, and Tom Meredith, who has contributed 75 units since becoming a blood d^nor in 1945. The next  clinic is Tuesday, February 28, from 3 to 8 p.m. in the Sechelt  Legion.  -Fraa BanuMe photo  Our  Gibsons Landing, a panoramic  35 minute ferry cruise from ��� the  Horseshoe Bay ferry terminal, a  .: small jewel of a town encased in  ; Howe Sound's North shore, 2,000  hours of sun a year, fishing, diving, cruising and the beaches, the  coves, the inlets and the mountains; Gibsons Landing, home of  the famous CBC Beachcombers  series & future hosts to the certain  flow of visitors who will come this  way in 1986, the year of its centennial and the year of Vancouver's  world exposition; Gibsons Landing, a town with a soaring potential and a soaring crime rate.  So what else is new? Who,hasn't  got problems? Perhaps we think  we know what is going on in our  town; perhaps we" feel we've heard  it all before and that it's to be ex-'  pected, even normal.- But perhaps '  we don't^really knowv And. then ;  perhapsvwe idonY want to know. ;  Maybe we thinkMtV going to"go<>  away, that someone else will handle it, like the Police, who are paid  for taking care of things like that  anyway. Maybe it won't really af-  town  feet us; after all, it's the other people's kids that get in trouble, it's  the other people's homes' that get  broken into, it's on the other street  that car windshields get-smashed  by vandals.  Fact is, we have to find out what  our problems are, we have to face  the fact that these problems are  getting more serious each year and  we have to face the fact that these  problems are real and that they affect us in a very deep way.  In the next few weeks, a series of  articles entitled "Our Town" will  be published in the pages of this- -  newspaper. These articles will, deal  with issues ranging from our crime  rate and social problems to crime  prevention and the social programs  available to us. We will examine  these crimes in detail, from break  and entryj theft, assault to vandalism. Specific social problem's  - will also be examined, from drug _  and alcohol abuse to ^physteal^UKt1^  .sexual abjise. The infbnuatiorf ufr-'. ,4  ed to write these articles will come' X��  from-our town, fronV'our r&ridetffs *-*-'���  and our children. We welcome  you, our readers, to participate in  this project. We'welcome you to  get involved in your town.   "  by Jeanie Norton Parker, 886-3973  The Wayj> and Means Committee is planning the grand opening  of the Roberts Creek Joint Use  Facility Friday, February 25. This  is a special occasion as it. marks the  culmination of six years of hard  work and will dedicate the building  to the memory of Glen Krajis.* *  The formalities will be brief but  it's an Open House with an opportunity to inspect what-so much  community time and money has  ,gone into. Thus everybody in the  - community is urged to make the effort to attend. There'll be a wine  and beer bar so no minors please.  Party starts at 7:30 p.m.  MEETING MOVED  The February nieeting of the  Roberts Creek Community  Association will be held in the  Community Room at the Joint Use  Facility this Wednesday, the 15th.  That's behind the school and  downstairs at 8 p.m.  NEW OFFICERS '  The Roberts Creek Volunteer  Fire Department held elections at  the annual meeting February 6.  Denis Mulligan is back as chief but  there were some changes in the rest  of the positions. ^   ��,  Dave Parry is now, Assistant  Chief, .Denny James is Captain,  Kevin Shepherd First Lieutenant,  and Bruce Puchlaski Second  Lieutenant.  Edna Naylor is in the Chair,  Alex Ross is Secretary, and Philip  Gordon is Treasurer .(as usual):  , Danny Cavalier will take over the  essential duties of wine steward.  Congratulations to the newly-  elected antl thanks to all who served so ably the past year. Keep up  the good work!  CAR WASH  The Roberts Creek Cubs and  Beavers are holding a earwash this  -Saturday, February 18, from 10  until 2 at the Roberts Creek Fire  Hall. Do your car a favour' and  come out to support the kids and  their leaders.  SAVE YOUR HEART   '  The" CPR and basic first aid  course proved very helpful to those  who took it last week, particularly  those with no previous training in  the techniques. Did you know that  1 in 3 people ih Seattle knows CPR  but only 1 person in 750 in Vancouver could help save your life? It  makes you realize how valuable the  knowledge is.  This is Heart Month. Don't let  the canvassers for the B.C. Heart  Foundation go away empty-  handed. They're giving their time  for a cause that is important to all  of us.  FREE LANDSCAPING  Imagine waking up one morning  and looking out your window to  see full-grown evergreens growing  where there were no trees the day  before? Annie Dempster was tickled by someone's thoughtfulness  until she noticed tinsel glittering in  the branches. The Ross/Cavalier  Landscaping Service had found a  novel way to dispose of Christinas  trees!  FOR C.C.D.  Know what's bright orange and  sleeps three? A Department of  Highways truck!  Gwen in Gibsons  Gets good response  ' by Gwen Robertson, 1)86-3780  s There has been a heartwarming  response to my request (this column) for assistance wjth Gibsons  Sea Cavalcade 1984. The response,  with respect to the Sea Cavalcade  Queen's Pageant has been especially good and i. am still hope ful'that  an overall co-ordinator will come  forward. I will let you' know all  about developments soon.  Perhaps the seniors of Gibsons  would conduct the Sea* Cavalcadev  ��� they are certainly well ca��pab  of it.:I attended the OAP moi  meetingatHarniohyHaltoi  "*��m ITOR-tt* the- sfcntppuM.  'bvffii  at  do, come 1986, when thousands  descending upon us is predicted?  Prior to 1^67 when Montreal  hosted the World's Fair,- the City  of Ottawa,* 126 miles distant, instituted a service that was designed  to upgrade'housing standards and  beautifu that city. Backed up. by city  legislation;   inspectors  visited  . every home and ordered Removal  of decrepit buildings, fences,  wrecked vehicles, rusted tools, rotted garlrage and vegetation. Failure  to follow up on orders resulted in  '.fines'or payment for action taken  Jby the city**1  'Xt   In.i$9iWunct'on   Wl$   these  ^Torders^i'-well-advertised clean-up  day (stretched to several to meet  he response) was instituted when  Knowledge &  y<>ur best guarantee of  proper coverage  at the lowest cost.  We offer both  is  filling,   the"   hall     at    a'    jn��ms����ii��;i!,iiic [R|��iix^ was uiuhuicu  wnui  meeting. I already knew^h'^fiad^ ^&city trucks were dispatched to  ���no trouble filling the h'allTofijtocial^ remove trash items too large for  events bufMlhey Jiad,as ipany or*      regular pick-up. This resulted in a  wonderful game.the night before  pick-up day for what was trash to  some was manna to others. Junk  dealers rushed about', fighting to  more at the busine^rheetingi With|  no special concern'r^-*just business^  SUNSHINE COAST  INSURANCE AGENCIES  LTD.  Credit Union Offices        ;  ' *��� ^  Teredo Square    Sechelt  885-2291  ."/  Motor Licence Office General insurance  as usual'���-theMeeting was<on-��<,  ducted yyith dispatch ;jahd_ good-'"*:  will. * '���i*/^,'j/ x- "' Xi  . I have been>'checking up on ren-|  tal accommodation for three dif-/  ferent friends: AH prefer'to live in^  Gibsons (first 'choice^ lower Gib->  sons) and all foundihat there is not f  much available. What is available 5.  is too expensive, Ms substandard, <*  has a dozen applicants on a list, or  is only available until the onslaught'  of ,CJBfc renters. Whatever will we -  School  meeting  ��� Parents of Elphinstone students  (are reminded that parent���teacher  * interviews will be held on Tuesday,  February 14, from 7 to 9 p.m.  These interviews give parents a  chance both to learn about courses  their child will be taking in the new r  semester,   and   to   discuss  their"  child's   progress   with   his/her f  teachers. . i' ^  On Friday, February 17, eight'/<  post-secondary schools will sendi?  representatives to Elphinstone Jo ^  . inform grades 10 to 12 students^;  about opportunities for post- \  secondary training.  Employment rates.and patterns  are making early, serious job plan-'���  ��� ning and preparation critical for * '  students,   and   parents   are   en- '  couraged to discuss the matter with ",  students in advance of the 10:15 to ,'  12:20 presentations, to "which they /���  rare welcome. *v' �� -  get the cream of the crop. This has  become a regular springtime event  in Ottawa, and, in other cities as  well.      ^  No longer can the people of Gibsons drag unvyanted articles to the  dump on Stewart Road for others  to pick over. Porpoise Bay is quite  a trek. Perhaps it is time to have a  general clean-up in Gibsons this  spring, and a general upgrading of  housing standards? Gibsons is no  longer just a 'mill-town or fishing ,  village. Tourism is a main-stay so it  would be a very good thing if we all  took pride in one of the natural  beauty of one of the choice-spots in  Canada. Let us get ready for 1986  -our Centennial.  ,,..,..  .... , .. .... il._ LM. Hi ISLE  il,tiiivi.ri.yi.i'r��,-,-.iYj;  J.F.W. EXCAVATING  -.>��.  XM  <  -trl ���  DRIVEWAYS  * SAND  * GRAVEL  * ROCK  \ LIGHT CLEARING  * EXCAVATIONS  * SEPTIC SYSTEMS  * LANDSCAPING  "Free Estimates"  Jim Waterhouse 886-8071  R.R. #4, Reed Road, Gibsons, B.C.  fXx  ���-)  i  .'  i1    These problems can be treated with.oraUHi'Jj  topical medication. These Medicines constrict the blood vested, h,\&  open obstructed nasal passages and allow drainage of the. i  sinuses. " :>   X J*-'% j  i  The quick acting topical sprays and drops (Otrivin) may not reach *  all affected areas as the slower acting oral preparations *  " 2  (Sudafed, Dimetapp) do. However the oral preparations may *  cause side effects in other parts of the body, eg. nervousness, In- *  creased blood' pressure etc. '    ^ ^ "^aW  If Sprays and drops are continued for more than one week the prolonged user can experience rebound dilation of tl\e blood vessels  and therefore intensify nasal congestion. The problem Is avoided  if the use of the sprays and drops are minimized to a;* week H.  period or oral decongestants are used:   , * VJ \'J' *"*  Because every body and every situation is different, it is advisable f  to consult your pharmacist for the products best suited for your i  needs. *  H  ydro services  return to normal.  INDEX OF ADVERTISERS  Al's Used Furniture  -5  Andy's Restaurant   11  Bentax 7  Bio Feedback Workshop 12  Business Directory        13  Cafe Pierrot 10  Capilano Collage.. .��� 6  Cedar's Pub."    10  Church Directory 7  Coast Tool & Power ���6  Economic Development Commission.6  Elphie's Cabaret 10  Elson Glass ^ 16  Expo Countdown ". .* 13  Ferry Schedule ���13  Gibsons Auto Body 11  Gibsons Building Supplies 16  Gibsons Legion Branch 109 10  Gibsons Motor Vehicle Branch 7.  Gibsons Public library.'.   . - 7  Gramma's Pub  ,   ...,,.* 10  H.&B. Block  n  Harrison Appliances ,..  .13  Homestead Restaurant      6  Howe Sound Pharmacy. > M 4  I.G.A... /. ~.> 3  It's All Mln�� Jewellers 3  J.F.W Excavating,;. 4  Jade Palace Restaurant 16  Jolly Roger Inn 11  Ken's Lucky Dollar 8,9  Marlee Fashions. /    4  Minibus Schedule 13  National Life of Canada 16  Notice Board. 13  One Stop Insurance  .6  P & B Used Building Supplies 13  Pacific Home Products 13  Peninsula Market Tide Tables 12  Seaview Gardens 11  Skookum Auto 3  Sunshine Coast Credit Union 16  Southcoast Ford - ��� .3  St. Mary's Hospital........ v\..7  Summer Canada '84���     <. .6  Suncoast Agencies 4  Suncoast Players 11  Sunnycrest Restaurant 11  Super Valu 5  Swim Lessons. .X._ , -12  Town of Gibsons-Brothers Park.. .12  Traii Bay Sports. .XX. S  U.D. Tax Service 13  V. Cecchl & E. Peterson 11  . Western Moorbad    4  Wharf Restaurant..., 7  Workwear World....' 12  Now that our workforce is at full  strength, we are tackling the backlog  created by the recent strike. Any questions or applications for service should  be directed to your local Hydro office.  Customer Accounts  Recent bills were based on estimates.  . Meters will now be read for actual consumption and bills will be adjusted as  soon as possible.  Thank You  We appreciate your cooperation during  the recent strike. Please bear with us  while we work on the backlog.  AWf? Coast News, February 13,12984  5.  The: Kinsmen held a 'Thank You' reception on Thursday for the many people who helped raise funds  in the 40th Annual Mother's March. The four districts on the Sunshine Coast raised a total of $7,400  whfeh will he used to provide rehabilitation services for disabled people. -Lynn undsay photo  Quality Meats  Prices Effective:  lies-Sat , Feb. 14th - Feb; 18th  George in Gibsons  on the museum  by George Cooper 886-8520  Ml*S*��UM TO EXPAND  J<Jhn Shaske, president of the  Elphinstone Pioneer Museum  Society, adds a note or two to last  weel^s sketch of the operation of  the i^useum. "The museum" he  says,'/<Jhas one prime purpose, to  serve the entire Sunshine Coast."  He fcHds that schools throughout  the district will find the museum  richjffii local lore, and "not too  harcjtfo get students to within the  scho$| day".  MJrj Shaske urges schools to con-  siderjjthe museum in their plans of  fieldfArips this winter. Call the  .director, Marilyn Tentchoff, at  886-^32 (the number is in the blue  page"|); f��r detailed information.  Ms. "i"entchoff, by the way, will be  givinpa course through Continuing  Education after the spring break  whicSi focuses on the culture of the  peopjfis of the Northwest Coast  befotj| the arrival of the white man.  Inquire at 885-3512.  Trjl Museum Society has just  beenj'uiformed that a NEED grant  for $f*out $57,000 has been approve^ by federal authority to con-  struc^an upper floor to give adequate display space. The society  will have to raise between $8000  and ^000 as their share. Donors  can ip given receipts for income  tax deductions.  STUDENTS SUCCEEDING  Recent graduate of Elphinstone  Clint Mahlman, is in his first year  of a two-year course in administrative management at BCIT.  Winner of the Canadian Forest  Products bursary last year, Clint  says he still has sights set on a  Forest Management degree at UBC  sometime in the future. Sisters  Melanie and Keri are busy with  their careers, Melanie in the second  ���year of Administrative Management at BCIT after several years  working in Edmonton, and Keri a  math teacher in Valemont Secondary, north of Kamloops, with  coaching   basketball  Just awarded a Canada Council  grant to produce an educational  film, David Hauka is working on  his project in Vancouver. David  graduated last year in Fine and  Performing arts at SFU.  DARTS AT LEGION  Roy Harris, secretary of Gibsons  Legion, reports a busy weekend,  February 4 and 5, when the Branch  was host to a zone dart tourna  ment. Twelve dart boards were in  constant use throughout the  weekend with Powell River taking  the team and doubles events. Texada took the singles with Jim  Hunter of Gibsons in second place.  Winners go to provincial finals in  Squamish on the Easter weekend.  JIM AND KAY MARSHALL  The Marshalls came to Gibsons  after Jim left war service in the  navy to start a plumbing business  with his brother, Jack. In 1948 they  bought Wally Graham's hardware  but continued their plumbing,  business until Jim was appointed  postmaster of Gibsons in 1950, a  position he held until retiring in  1974. Always a devoted church  member, Jim was one of the committee which in the early 60's had  the former United Church building  removed from its site adjacent to  the Bank of Montreal to Park  Road where he and Kay had  donated property.  Surmycrest Centre trail Ave. & Cowrie  GIBSONS; 886-8020 SECHELT: 885-2512   V  Boneless  |iH||Ili|i  $&  ^m%fWm'xM^$^^:  ii  PVMf^MW^M&SSX  IISSS  51; 1.59  :fFrciiil!SiillnfartI.  ||I|ti^r#:pkQ^  3.59  Oven Fresh Bakery  Oven-Fresh  Oven-Fresh  hot cross buns       2.49        birds nest cookies 1.89  pack of 12 pack of 12  Weston s - 4-Varieties  country harvest  bread     l  Oven-Fresh  1.25  super grains  bread  1.45  567 gm  Fresh Produce  lexical*  zucchini  squash   kg 1 -52ib .69  Mexican Cut  watermeionkg ,95* .43  Canada #1 Mexican  field  tomatoes ^ 1.52* .69  Mexican  cherry  tomatoes kg 2 ��� 18 it*. 99  Grocery Value  Hills Bros.  coffee  Kraft Miracle Whip  Robin Hood  369 gm tins  2.88   I flour  3 Grinds  10 kg  4.99     salad  dressing   1 ���trejar 2.59  Hi-Dn  Blue Bonnet  paper  towels  9-Lives Gourmet  2 roll pack  1.09  margarinei 36kgpkg 2.59       cat food  nogra 3 for .98  Bee-Maid - Unpasteurized  creamed  honey  M50 gm  2.69  peanut  butter  750 gm  2.98  Pur in a  Purina  '  ui ilia .-jt .'���������      ���������������;���:.:������ -;' ..-. /"%    . ��� f\ '#>>  dog chow'" --."b; ic-g-iiia'ft .^ 9:' .-^"9 "/".v- *' ^."���..���fe-?i."f '-"cfto vyi: ;.^Wg. Wg;-;��:;,^-": Coast News, February 13,1984  Maxine Bet's took her friend Suzanne Wilson for a ride on Neju  one pleasant Kleindale afternoon, and Smokey accompanied  them for the stroll. jmmmcOmiphoto  Egmont (Mews  Club meeting  Ann Cook 883-9167  EVERYONE WELCOME  The annual general meeting of  the Egmont Community Club will  be held on Thursday, February 16  at 7:30 p.m. This is YOUR meeting  Egmonsters, your's, mine, ours, so  we can get together andcombine  our energies to make things happen  in Egmont.  PHOTO AND TEA TIME  You are invited to a Valentine  tea on Wednesday, February 15 at  the community hall at NOON.  Yes* 12 o'clock, that's so photographer Jeff Brown, who will have  spent the morning taking pictures  of our little darlings will have time  for a hot cup of tea before the  afternoon line-up starts.  For your convenience the Mini  Thrift Store upstairs in the hall will  open at 11 a.m. We have lots of  clothing (and the price is right) for  adults and child size but we are low  on baby clothing, coat hangers and  Western pocket books.  SCHOOL NEWS  After school on Wednesday,  February 8 Adam Wallace invited  his chums home with him to share  his birthday cake.  The school needs a roll-away  cot. If you have one to sell or  donate the school number is  883-2225.  Wouldn't it be a gas to own 24  chickens! You have a chance to.  Ask Iris Griffith or Ann Cook for  the 'how'. The 'why' is to add to  the Pender Harbour and Egmont  Bursary fund for students' futures.  GENERAL  In and out of St. Mary's are Stan  Silvey and Elvida McClelland. We  wish you both well but don't rush  home unless you miss the fog and  rain.  Sarah Silvey came home for a  week-end visit from Victoria. Her  family and friends were pleased to  see her looking so well and talking  of moving home in June.  Happy Birthday to 13 year old  Adam, Karlene Walker, Bruce M.,  Jackie W. and Brenda S. who can  now enjoy the Backeddy Pub any  day of the week.  Every Saturday the Backeddy is  offering a pancake breakfast from  9:30 to 11:30. All the pancakes you  can eat for $1.99.  Right on Joe, if they won't  drink, then let 'em eat.  Jack MacLeod  Garden club members met in St.  Hilda's Church Hall for its first  meeting of 1984. After dispatch of  see LARRY LINEKER for all  your insurance needs.  Larry will be available in  Gibsons the weekends of  February 18th and 25th, for  an appointment please call  8869826  necessary business the club heard  an excellent discourse on spraying,  pruning, grafting, and budding  given by Bob Morgan of Evergreen  Landscaping, a local firm.  Bob stressed the fact that spray-:  ing and pruning should be done  now! Neglect of this advice or to  prune much too lightly will result  in a sharp reduction in the quality  of any fruit the tree or bush would  produce.  Those who might feel that the  job of spraying and pruning is  somewhat foreign to them would,  be well advised to call in a profes-,  sional gardener who has the skill  and equipment to do this work.  The Sunshine Coast has a good  number of well qualified  gardeners/landscapers listed in the  yellow pages.  The Garden Club strives to have  at its meetings a well-qualified  speaker on some.aspect of gardening. Our club has a good number  of just such persons, and,there are  on this coast many others who are  specialists in one field or other.  Such persons have provided us  with some very fine meetings.    '>  So plan to come on March 7 to  Chatelech secondary school to hear  David Tarrant of CBC (Sundays)  and UBC. Time - 8 p.m.  Fri., Sat., Sun.,    Feb. 17, 18, 19  Prime Rib / Salad Bar        *����� ac  or $7.95  Bar-B-Que Chicken / Salad Bar  ���^= Gddm Age Special ^^~  Pensioners,  have we got a deal for you!  Until the end of March, we'll  pay the tax on all dinners.  TIE  WLmMTJLVWLJkxn  Hwy 101  Wilson Creek  I^Mi^j^lE^^^^I^^^  Jane McOuat, 883-9342  AQUATIC NEWS m  The aquatic centre begins a new  lesson set this week and most  everybody currently enrolled is  ready to go again. For those of you  who have not yet taken advantage  of the pool, swirlpool, sauna,  weight room and fitness, opportunities, here's another chance.  Fitness is offered for all levels in-.  eluding those who've had strokes  and pre and post natal mothers all  the way up to the advanced fitness  class.  That class certainly had John  Seabrook of Egmont snorting and  sweating last week. It was a delight  to have him take part and I think  that men really help balance the  class out. Adult classes will run  again and also water babies. This  class just helps mums or dads introduce their little one to the water  in a pleasant and fun way. Once a  child likes the water, it really  doesn't matter if they get good or  bad teachers���they'll always like it.  I think the same might be said of  education. If a child finds out how  exciting learning and discovery is in  the first couple of years then it's in  them. That's why the primary  grades especially need top notch  teachers. Anyway, drop in or  phone the pool and see what they  have to offer you. '  WELCOME BACK TO  A welcome back t the Colonel  and Mrs. Flounder (alias Laurie  and Margie Munro) of the  Penderosa Grocery. Hawaii was  wonderful but Pender Harbour's  not bad either. I'm sure the hungry  workers will be lunching heartily  once again.  PENDER HONOUR ROLL...  Pender Harbour secondary  school has announced its honour  roll for the term September 1983 to  January 1984. Congratulations to  the following: Grade 9: Honour  Roll - Kim Southerst. Honourable  Mention - Tom McCann, Vicki  Wilkinson. ;  Grade 10: Honour Roll -Michael  Phillips, John Griffith.  Honourable Mention - ^Dianne  MacKay, Karen Meyer.  Grade 12: Honour Roll -'Rogene  Talento.   Honourable   Mention  -Heidi Guenther, Susan Wilkinson, Wendy Cummings.  CHIMNEYS  Ken Cole has taken over the  chimney cleaning duties for Har  bour Chimney but there has been a  mix-up >vith the: telephone tape  that tells you what an old number  has been changed to. For that  reason and to prevent any more  chimney fires let me.say that the  new number is 883-1112.  As our last fire call was a  chimney fire it might do.well to  check for soot deposits now. When  the weather warms up we tend to  damp our stoves down lower and  that's usually when the creosote  builds up.  CANADA WORKS  near tneres a strong possibility of a  Coast Lottery being formed. Imagine the good odds of winning  even a bit of rnoney right here on  the coast compared to being  lumped in with millions of other  hopefuls in all the other lotteries.  (P.S. That didn't stop me from trying the new 649 machine at Centre :  Hardware).  CLASSIFIED DROP-OFF  Speaking of Centre Hardware,  THE ECONOMIC.  DEVELOPMENT-  COMMISSION.  ' - ���'~V'-'��|m '  as. of February .15 jdi,"C��st News  classifieds may be dropped off at  Centre Hardware." Jtim knows  how to fill the fbnnsj|6ut for  whatever you want, this includes  our new (and poJsjtivejyainhouhce-  ment graphics. You can send  sunbeams, horseshoe^MoK 4 leaf  clovers, birthday cakest hearts,-  flowers, or herb ribbonste anyone.  Remember you can ' dof1 this at  Taylors Garden Bay StofSMoo.  Lucky Horseshoes t6y$u all!  . '-...iri.-tn. _ - .  T*"  I passed by two Canada Works  projects the other day. One was the  site of our new golf course just past  Lions Park. 1 really agreed with  Val Tomkies' efforts to try and  have Hydro help us out with a  community project in return for  leaving our beautiful area with  what I consider to be an eyesore.  Pender was where it happened, yet  this community received few  benefits from their stay here. Just  gas, repairs and rentals. There  might still be time. The other project was at Gib and Sophie's at  Ruby Lake Resort where they are  clearing brush for a better area  near all the motel units which are  presently being renovated. When I  think of more progress I think of  A.C. Building Supplies' new addition for their plumbing and electrical section.. Why, one might ask,  are all these places going at it now  when things have seemed so doom  and gloom in this Harbour. I'll tell  you why, because the first basis for  economics and commerce is this;  "Nothing happens until somebody  sells something". Shopping and  tourism have to be more inviting  right here in ourown Harbour and  then of course we don't want to  miss the Expo 86 boat. There are  some skeptics who think that boat  won't come to the coast. Well,  think again and while you're at it  ask yourself what you have to offer  "just in case" the boat arrives.  LOTTERY      ���.       i  Now this might interest you...I  -IS PROUD TO INFORM  YOU THAT  III  Judy Gates is back  working as  Community Job  Creation Co-ordinator  You will find her at SCRD's  offices on Mondays,  Wednesdays & Fridays  from 9-5, or  Call 885-2261  s.'.iJB  .!<���;.�����  Xld  M  ' i     ������'  ,ni  no  ���' ol .  ������' ni  ���;MT  ><1Q  ,rb  capilano  .Q0H6Q6  RUNNING  YOUR  SHOW  -JMrt*  ���':.  TOQE^  Pender Harbour  ���n���: r������������������  TOOL & EQUIPMENT RENTALS    v  ��� STIHL & HOMELITE CHAINSAWS  AND ACCESSORIES  ��� SMALL ENGINE SPECIALISTS  ��� RADIATOR SHOP  A course for people operating .or, starting a^majI  business^ Practical, hands^o^planninrjarid^ikilf  .  like money management, hiring, and pricing;aj  Offset  the instructor, ALObemdorf, has tauj#t��tt  course several, tiros$,^owns,a femes&ai*  ���  i.-,." :<."C\:j .������ MM ": *&fci*fv,*".v"*,*>j:;'.',| Itk  '*:  Begins Thursday, Feb. t^Cp-m/fe^li^i  at $85 Call 885-9310ten  883-9114  fc  lS**?  MC  \1  fcv^C  ^88888888^^^^-  Summer Canada'84  juttomoirow's  work force on the job today.  Everyone knows'that summer  jobs give students a chance to  earn money to continue their  ��� education. But that's just part of  the story. Summer employment is  also the best way to get the kind  of experience that makes it easier  to eventually find a full-time job.  Employers who hire students  help to develop skills that will  benefit them in the future.  The Government of Canada  will assist sponsors of Summer  Canada Works projects with a.contribution towards student wages  and job-related overhead costs.  YOU CAN HELP TO CREATE  JOBSFORSTUDENTS  THROUGH SUMMER  CANADA WORKS PROJECTS  Summer Canada Works projects  provide productive employment  for local students. Projects should  employ at least three local students and should produce goods  or services to benefit the community. All jobs must be full-time  and must last between six and 18,  consecutive weeks during the  summer.  ARE YOU ELIGIBLE  FOR FUNDING?  Community and volunteer groups,  professional and technical associations, most local governments  and private sector employers are  eligible for Summer Canada  Works funding.  HOW TO APPLY ~~~~   ,���, . ��' '        ' ���  - .  If your organization has an idea  for a Summer Canada Works  project contact the nearest  Canada Employment Centre or  Employment Development  Branch office of Employment and  Immigration Canada for information and application forms.  APPLICATION DEADLINE  IS FEBRUARY 24,1984.  Staff at the Canada Employment  Centre can also give you more  information about other Summer  Canada programs and serviced:  These include:  ��� SUMMER CAREER ACCESS  a student wage subsidy program  ��� CANADA EMPLOYMENT  CENTRES FOR STUDENTS  a summer job placement service  ��� RCMP and DEPARTMENT  OF NATIONAL DEFENCE  student employment programs  *���  ��� ^ '���' Employment and  : Immigration Canada  Emplolet  Immigration Canada  | John Roberts. Minister     John Roberts. Ministre  Canada ^^S^i^^ji^^^0i^^^^^^^  m  'is*.  'fr&fr - fey ftuthForrester, 885-2418  ^ ^-||.OSPjrrAL AUXILIARY  Ts*vi i The Halfmoon Bay Hospital  ^^^wliary held . their February  jrrjj meeting last Monday with some 16  jo^ members, present. There was a  li't '^rjeminder to all that many of the  ; members had to date failed to  U-sr^senew.vtheir memberships for this  I year. Cost of membership is a mere  "" '"ST.SO per year, so, for those of you  pstwho:.have merely overlooked this  tfer it can be rectified by getting  in touch with treasurer "Jean Scott  who would be glad to hear from  you.  A reminder o f the meeting for all  auxiliaries on February 22 at 11  a.m. in the Sechelt Legion hall ���  bring your bag lunch for this one.  February 28 is blood donor day.  There will be a workshop morning at the home of Lorna Huggins  on February 21 and you are asked  to bring your old Christmas cards  to this.  THINK PINK:  On  Valentine's Day the little  ones of Halfmoon Bay school ���  the kindergarten children ��� are  having a "Think Pink" Valentine  party in the morning and the bigger  guys of grades one arid two will  have   theirs   in   the- afternoon. \  ^...Should be a lot of fun.  ��;^Dni Friday February 10 the wee  "-ones'paid a visit to Sechelt Post Of-  "���"iOce and were given the grand tour  of'Tfie workings of the mail system.  HI IN MEXICO:  John   Hamilton   and  .'Ronnie-  Dunn have returned from a-jioli- M  day in sunny Mexico looking tanned and great. They had a-wonderful holiday and were surprised one  day while walking along a street in  La Paz to hear a voice call out "Hi  Sechelt". It turned out to be Mr.  and  Mrs-  J��hn Csiky of West  fielt. Small word, isn't it!  fsij THOSE SINGERS:  <Qur local musical lady Nikki  'eber has .recently been approached by many folks who enjoy singing and would love to become in-   ���  i  I,  volved with the Halfmoon Hams.  It's a shame that Nikki isn't able to  spread herself out a bit more she  she already has her hands full with  the groups she already has hard at  work. Trouble is that as far as the  Hams are concerned Nikki can only handle the present number  because of mikes and sound equipment. Maybe one day some of the  present group willdrop out and  may be replaced, but that's not too  likely as it is enjoyed so much by  all.  * But you can always join in the  fun by attending the next show  some time in the spring;,  A NICE USELESS BRIDGE:  There has been a great deal of  consternation in the  neighbourhood about the fact that  the bridge on the Redrooffs Trail  has just had a beauty treatment in  the way of a nice paint job carried  out by the highways department.  People wonder why, when the  only ones who can use it, are the  small group who had the trail cut  off from public use.  BEACH SAFE FROM DOG  Local residents will be happy to  learn that the owners of the dog  which was annoying people while  walking on the beach in the Damp  Bay area have been made to keep  that dog tied up. So you can now  have your walk without the fear of  bare fangs coming at you.  elections  Yearly elections have been held  by the members of Christian  Science Society, Sechelt, for the  year beginning February 1984  through January, 1985.  Newly elected officers are as  follows: George Leeming, first  reader; Margaret Leeming, second  reader;. Isabel Moxon, president;  and Jack Warn and Joan Warn as  members of the executive board.  I  ��J BENTAX puts money for  your Tax Refund In your pocket fast!  __n't wait months for your tax refund.  fvGefTirtoney for your federal refund���less a fee-r-  i.in just a few days at g g|^ JAX  ax Preparation. Refund Buying. m^m  All refund purchases subject to approval. '��������\  1?3E. 15th, N. Van.        ***,*><*//, 251-2157  OffIcmm throughout Lowmf HMnlmnd  li  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  GLAD TIDINGS*  TABERNACLE  Gower Point Road  . Phone 886-2660  Worship Service-10:00 a.m.  Evening Fellowship - 6:00 p.m  Wednesday School - 7:00 p.m/  Pastor Dave Shinness  CALVARY  BAPTIST CHURCH  Park Road, Gibsons  886.2611 -  Family Sunday School - 9:30 a.m.  Sunday Worship Services  11 a.m. &7:O0p.m.M  Prayer& Bible Study  Thursday 7:30 p.m.   ',  Weekly Home Fellowship Groups  ;Rev. DaleD. Peterson  GIBSONS PENTECOSTAL  CHURCH  New Church, building on  School Rd. - opp. RCMP  Senior Pastor Ted Boodle  George'Marshal!  Visitation Minister  Sunday School - 9:30 a.m.  Morning Worship - -11:00 a.m.  Evening Fellowship - 6:00 p.m.  Home Bible Study  Phone 886-9482 or  886-7107  Affiliated with the  Pentecostal Assemblies  ��� of Canada  SEVENTH-DAY  ADVENTIST CHURCH  Sabbath School - Sat. 9:30 a.m:  Hour of Worship - Sat. 11 a.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 - 11:30 a.m.  Wednesday - 7:30 p.m.  In United Church Building  Davis Bay  885-2506 or 886-7882  ST. BARTHOLOMEW 4  ST. AI0AN  ANGLICAN CHURCHES  Parish Family Eucharist  .   Combined service at  St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons  X ' '   10 a.m.  Rev. J.E. Robinson, 886-8436  ":St.Aldan, Roberts Creek  Evensong 6:30 p.m.  1st Sunday Every Month ���  PENDER HARBOUR  PENTECOSTAL CHURCH  d., Madeira!  Tim Shapcotte  Coast News, February 13,,1S84  Grade 4 children from Sechelt Elementary are instructed in print-  making by Canadian artist, Anne Meredith Barry. The Emily  Carr Printmobile, a travelling printmaking studio, was at Cap  College for the first time on the Sunshine Coast, from February  7 - 13.   ,'.'���   ��������� ��� Lyan Lindsay pholo  Sechelt Scenario  New  Peggy Connor, 885-9347  FIFTY FIRST RESIDENT  AT SHORNCLIFFE  The residents at Shorncliffe have  all welcomed their newest member.  He is a border collie-lab cross dog  who has the run of the place, except of course the dining area is out  of bounds for him at mealtimes.  The residents held a contest to  name their new friend and came up  with Cliff.  Cliff is a very smart dog and  quickly has learned how to open  the doors to get inside and out. He  certainly adds to the homey atmosphere that prevails at Shorri-  cliffe.  CHATELECH TAKES OVER  COURTROOM  The Sechelt courtroom was  crowded to hear the case of drug.  possession levied against Tom  Brogue. Marijuana and cocaine  had been found in his bathroom by  ��� Constable Hampstead. The constable was led there by one David .  Benning.who had been caught in  the mall with an ounce of the weed.  . This was not for real, but an re-  enactment of a court case by the  law class students from Chatelech  secondary school in Sechelt.  Entertainment, value rated as  "A" as did the performance of the  students. Teacher Mike Smeaton  filmed the event for further  classroom discussion. Thanks.were  ,. extended;}tp Crbwn Prosecutor  l2!^bny^RQ^ley,; lawyer, ^boiig-  Fairweather and Bill Grandagej  who took such an interest and  assisted with procedure.  Presiding judge was Anne  Fisher, crown prosecutor counsel  were Susan Perry and Andrea Rayment; for the defense the lawyers  were Dinos Grames and Jay Seigo.  Court clerk was Philip Nelson and  ��� bailiff was Dave McLeod.  The part of the accused, Tom  Brogue was played by Ted Kozij.  Witness David Benning was in  reality Calvin Martin, Wally  Brogue was played by Chris  Slatekual, Sandra Volsky was Lori  Brock. The constable was played  by Sergio Tomasi.  Then, of course, there were 12 of  their peers who made up the jury;  Judy Morin, Shelly Poole,  Margaret Connor, Kelly Bull, Liz  Schulberg, Panos Grames, Theresa  Ladner, Alex Henry, Michelle  Grognet, Teresa Matthaus, Cynthia Watson and a volunteer from  Sechelt elementary.  This was not a prepared script.  Each participant, as in a regular  trial, knew the pertinent facts but  . didn't know the responses from  each other. This resulted in some  hilarious moments, especially with  the expressions on the faces of the  students Mas some unexpected  responses were heard from the  judge or the witnesses.  The jury found Brogue not guilty-   :x  BUSINESS AND  PROFESSIONAL WOMEN  The third Tuesday, February 21,  the dinner meeting for the. Sunshine Coast Business and Professional Women will be held at  Sechelt Inn.  The topic will be banking, and a  representative from a banking  establishment will speak.  The ladies are gearing up for  their fashion show on April 2. Also  another Colourama is being plann- ,  ed for March 4 from 9 - 3:30.  Lunch is included in the $30 price.  Tickets available at Sechelt Office  Supplies or phone 885-2732.  Peace walk  Those who wish to forward the  cause of peace and nuclear disarmament aire reminded that Vancouver's 1984 "Walk for Peace"  will take place on Saturday April  28. Mark it on your calendar now.  ALL AUXILIARY MEMBERS  All members of St. Mary's  Hospital Auxiliary will find  something to their interest at the  annual volunteer "Bag" lunch.  This is called a bag lunch because  those attending bring their own  lunch ���, with tea and coffee provided. ���������:���'���  Guest speaker will be the B.C.  Hospital Auxiliaries president  Merilyn Pearson, who comes from  Nanoose Bay. Other talks will be  presented by department heads of  St. Mary's Hospital and administrator Nick Vucurevich.  The place is Sechelt Legion Hall  on Wednesday,' February 22 starting at 11 a.m. for a special time of  learning for all auxiliary members,,  whether they work in or out of the  hospital as volunteers.  4?  V  I  ST. MARY'S  HOSPITAL  Invites You  To attend the  Gonmmify Services Far  Sat. February 18  11am.-4pm.  Sunnycrest Plaza  Gibsons  Find out about services  in your community  Sponsored by agencies on S.C. Coast  w  ���|K1Q^I  *��3* tit &wmjkM��m  AND LICENCE  > JjR��*J  Serving your  Motor Vehicle  Licencing and  Mfe_i&  '���'':*7v-'  0* '.M/SM-'  Needs  Photocopying  | for public use  204  V.  ja,  \e pf Gibsons  Motor Vehicle Branch  Mon. -Wed. 8:30-4:30  Thurs. & Fri. 8:30 - 5:30  Open Sat. 9:00 - 12:30  (Winn Rd., Across from the Post Office)  Notice Board  Sponsored as a public  service by the Sunshine Coast News &  John   R.    Goodwin,  Phone 24 hrs.  885-2456  Coming Events  NOTE: Early announcements wilt be run one*, then muat be resubmitted no mora than onB month prior to tha want.  CORE Programme: Sechelt Peninsula Rod & Gun Club will offer the-  C.O.R.E. course to those turning 14 this year or those who will be applying for their first B.C. hunting licence. There will be 10 sessions between  March 1st and 28th. For further information contact G. Flay 885-9429 or B.  Rankin 885-9787. :vM  Davis Bay/WHaon Crack Community Association monthly masting,  Feb. 13,7:30 p.m., Wilson Creek Hall. On the agenda - John McRae will  speak about amalgamation with Sechelt. This will be of special Interest to Selma Park/Wilson Creek area residents.  Discover your colours Monday, March 4, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tickets  available at Sechelt Office Service, 885-2732.  Wednesday  Regular Ev��nts  PLEASE INCLUDE A PHONE NUMBER WITH ALL REGULAR EVENTS.  Monday-  Monday. O.A.P.O. #38 Regular Msatlng - First Monday of each month, 2  p.m. at Harmony Hall, Gibsons.  Elphinstone Pioneer Museum, Gibsons, Is now open on Winter Hours,.  10 a.m. ��� 4 p.m., Monday-Saturday.  1st Gibsons Guide Co. meets on Mondays, 6:45-8:30 p.m. at United  Church Hall, Glassford Rd., Lower Gibsons. Girls 9-12 welcome.  Roberts Creek Hospital Auxiliary: Second Monday of each month, 11  a.m., at Roberts Creek Legion.  Trie Sunshine Coast Dressing Society meets every 4th Monday to make  non-cancer dressings for tha Coast Garibaldi Health Unit. 10 a.m. - 2  p.m. Volunteers���mon and women needed.  Robefts Creek New Horizons moei at the Community Hall each Monday, 1:30-3:30 p.m. All welcome.  Gibsons  Public Library  j Hours:  J    M Tuesday 1:30-4 p.m.  Wednesday 10:30 - 4 p.m.  Thursday 1:30 - 4 p.m.    .  7 - 9 p.m.  Saturday 1:30 ��� 4 p.m.  t��� t���������- Tuesday ���-������ ir������  Duplicate Bridge, Sunshine Coast Golf and Country club. Every Tuesday, beginning October 4,7:15 p.m. For Information phone: 3864785.  Pender Harbour a District Wildlife Society. Regular monthly meeting,  3rd Tuesday of each month. Madeira Park Elementary School, 7:30 p.m.  The Women's Aglow Fellowship's regular meeting is held in Harmony  Hall, on Harmony Lane, Gibson's, at 11:30 a.m. every 3rd Tuesday,  Lunch served. Information, phone 886-9774 or 8864567.  Sunshine Coast Arts Council regular meeting 4th Tuesday of every  month at.7:30 p.m. at the Arts Centre in Sechelt.  Sechelt Crib Club every Tuesday night at 8 p.m., Sechelt Legion.  Al-Anon Meetings every Tuesday night at 8 p.m.. St. Aidan's Hall, Hall  Rd., Roberts Creek; Information, call 888-9059 or 886-9041.  Sunshine Coast Navy League of Canada Cadets and Wrenettes, ages  10-14, will meet Tuesday nights, 7-9 p.m., United Church Hall, Gibsons.  New recruits welcome.  Gibsons Badminton Club meets every Wednesday night at Elphinstone  Gym, 8-10. Beginners welcome. Call 886-2467 for info.  Wednesday ��� O.A.P.O. #36 Carpet Bowling. Every Wednesday, 1 p.m. at  Harmony Hall, Gibsons.  Roberts Creek Legion, Branch 219, General meeting, 2nd Wed. of every  month, 8 p.m.  Sechelt Garden Club meet first Wednesday of each month, 7:30vp.m.,  St. Hilda's Hall. Except Jan., July and August. '  Kiwanis Care Centre Auxiliary, Gibsons, meets every 3rd Wednesday  each month, 8 p.m. at the Care Centre.  Timber Trails Riding Club 1st Wednesday of the month, 7:30 p.m:, Davis  Bay Elementary School.  Gibsons Tops Meeting every Wednesday" at 6:30 p.m. In the Marine  Room under the Gibsons Library. 886-2906 or 886-2819.  Sunshine Lapidary * Craft Club meets 1st Wednesday, every month at  7:30 p.m. Information 886-2873 or 886-9204.  Pender Harbour Auxiliary to St. Mary's Hospital meets 2nd Wednesday  of every month, 1:30 p.m. at St. Andrew's Church Hall, Hwy. 101. New  members, welcome.  Port Mellon Hospital Auxiliary second Wednesday of every month, 1:30  pirn. 886-7937 .  Story Hour/Coffee Party first Wednesday of each month, Wilson Creek.  Hall, 10 a.m. Everyone welcome. 8854863.  -Thursday-  Gibsons Garden Club will meet every 3rd Thursday of each month at 7  p.m. in the Marine Room (below the Library), South Fletcher Road, except for Dec.. July & Aug. Call 886-7967 for information.  Thursday ��� O.A.P.O. #36 Public Bingo - every Thursday starting Nov. 3 at  7:30 p.m. at Harmony Hall, Gibsons.  Roberts Creek Legion Bingo every Thursday. Early Bird, Bonanza, also  Meat Draws. Doors open at 6 p.m. Everyone welcome.  The Bargain Bam of the Pender Harbour Health Clinic Auxiliary is open  on Thursday afternoons from 1-3:30 p.m.  Al-Anon Meeting every Wednesday at Public Health Unit, Gibsons, at 8  p.m. For Information call 886-9037, 8864228.  The Kinsmen Club of Gibsons ft District welcomes young men 21-40  years. Meetings 1st & 3rd Thursdays, 8 p.m., Kinsmen Hall, Dougal  Park, Gibsons. Call 885-2412.  Gibsons A District Chamber ol Commerce General Meeting on last  Thursday of every month, 8 p.m., Marine Room.  Western Weight Controllers Branch 154 meet every Thursday, 1-3 p.m.  at United Church Fellowship Room. New members welcome. For more  Information call 666-7378.  Friday  Scottish Country Dancing every Friday, 8:00-10:00 In the United Church  Hall. For further Information call Margaret at 886-7378.  Cameo Singles Club, social evening and special events every Friday at  St. Bartholomew's Hall, Gibsons. 886-9056 or 888-9132.  Friday O.A.P.O. #36 Fan Nite - every Friday at 7:30 p.m., Pot Luck Supper last Friday of every month at 6 p.m. at Harmony Hall, Gibsons.  Wilson Creek Bridge, starting October, second and fourth Friday of  each month, 1 p.m. Wilson Creek Hall:  Sechelt Totem Club Bingo every Friday, Sechelt Indian Band Hall.  Doors open 5:30. Early Birds 7 p.m. Bonanza 7:30 p.m. Regular Bingo 8  p.m". 100% payout on Bonanza, end of each month. Everyone welcome.  Thrift Shop every Friday. 1-3 p.m. Thrift Shop, Gibsons United Church  basement.  WlSton Craek CmmmMf HsmHng Centre 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. 8654863.  Ladles Basketball Elphinstone gym, 74 p.m.  Tot Lot, Friday, Gibsons United Church, 9:30-11:30. Age 1-3 yrs.  ~~~ "Saturday ~���:���  Wilson Creek Community Reading Centre 1-4 p.m.. 885-2709.  The Bargain Bam of the Pender Harbour Health Clinic Auxiliary Is open  on Saturday from 1-3:30 p.m.  Blnao every Saturday, 1-4 p.m. Cards - 3 for 50* per game. Sunshine  Alano Club (across from Elphinstone High School), Gibsons. Coast News, February 13,1984  V'-frC'  iX���\  ,M��  ', i'\  id  Qtti*  *  >#9**  Day by Day       Item by Item  We do more for you in providing Variety, Quality  & Friendly Service.  WE RESERVE THE RIGHT  TO LIMIT QUANTITIES  Gower Point Rd,, Gibsons  886-2257  FREE DELIVERY TO THE WHARF  fisasT  I All  Parkay  margarine j.***?. 59  Golden Grove  apple     1 litre bOS!  juice  i.'.j '.���  Haygar  sourdough 24oz.l.09  Our Own  nanaimo  bars  pkg of 8  1.99  The  PoP  Shc^pe  I 2-850 nil Any Flavour     24-300 ml Any Flavour  $6.49 + Deposit $5.99 + Deposit  "^BUkws  And if you want to stay around your loved one for some  time, better look after your heart:.. It's Heart month','of  course, but let's not restrict ourselves! This is the month  though that you could take a good look at your life style  and your eating habits. This doesn't mean you have to live  on bran muffins and skim milk���life has more to offer! just  be sensible���do things like cutting fat off your meat, don't  fry things, avoid an excess of "mother's helper" type foods,  and eat lots of fresh fruit and veggies. Not only will your  heart be happy���your waistline may re-appear! Next time  you're around your public health nurse get a copy of "Good  Eating to Guard Your Heart"���and meanwhile try these  recipes from it. .  T2DP BooWtOre  886-7744  Corner ol School &  Gower Point Raids  Deliriously Decadent  A COOKBOOK  FOR LOVERS  (and others) '��� .  by Judie Curie  & Ursula Medley   .  Mon. -. Sat. 9:00-6:00  Sun. 12 noon - 5:00  For over  IS year a  we have been  in business  Try usS  Serving the  Sunshine Coast  Seaside Plumbing Ltd.  886-7017  . TIL 6 P.  Open Fridays 'til 7 p.m.  ;peii Sundays & Holiday  10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  ���y  ^xM  ���//r^vta//////3  v,rfsagsw>.,. .un?t     <jM , %  1   ���"' ''AM/lti'mM  California /SF^VT^  CAULIFLOWER .....wf.:-*  California - Green Leaf and Romaine ^  LETTUCE ead,    .49  California - Sunkist /M  ORANGES       ob..49)       jp  "$1.08  Catelli - Ready Cut  macaroni  ,500 gm  Bic [pric* fi1 *"]  shavers ^^V^ 5s.79  Christie's ������*--&  crispmates loogm .79  Cashmere 'X^Vi����N)  bathroom^Ov^  tissue        8ro��2.69  Catelli  spaghetti  SaUCe 398 ml  Cascade  dishwasher  detergent i��%4.89  Cabbage Slaw with Pineapple Yogurt  Combine:  2 cups finely shredded cabbage���chilled  Vi cup crushed pineapple  3 tablespoons cooked dressing &. pinch of mustard  'A cup low fat yogurt ���  Cooked Dressing (2 cups):  .' "  . 1 cup sugar  2 tablespoons dry mustard  1 cup lemon Juice  '.      S4;CUP Oil:   ���  2 tablespoons flour  ,  1 tablespoon paprika  1 tablespoon grated onion  1 .Mix sugar, flour/mustard and paprika. Add lemon juice,  and mix well.  2. Cook 8 minutes. Add onion.  3. Beat oil slowly into mixture. Add chopped parsley if  '����� desired.'-.' > ;m.. M  '������  Heinz Tomato      "^W^ ^   Cf%  ketchup   125/^3.59  Ridgeway - Orange Pekoe dj^f,fi,fl  teabags      6.1.89  Catelli-Long ^  spaghetti    soo gm. 95  Christie's \m�� **����* ***)  graham wafer v~^  crumbs    4oogm 1.39  Joy II  liquid  detergent       2.75  1 litre & 500 ml bonus  Sun-Rype ^xr^^^^.  red applelr^  SaUCe 398 ml ���5"  Slim Sauce for Asparagus or Broccoli  2 tablespoons margarine  2 tablespoons flour  l/i teaspoon salt  dash pepper  ft cup skim milk powder  1 cup water  ���/a cup grated skim milk cheese  '/* teaspoon dry mustard  Melt margarine (or use oil). Blend in flour,, salt, pepj.  and skim milk powder. Gradually add water. Stir and cook  until smooth and thick. Add cheese and dry mustard and stir  until cheese is melted. (Yield a. 1 cup sauce)  PS. Happy Susan B. Anthony Day  P.P.S That's February 15th!  ALL SPORTS  MARINE  Valentines Special  on  %  REAL WIN  886-9303  L��LS! ^���g.^Mt^t^^t't.^  Flowers  & Gifts j  ' Xx-l '''ThlsJ  Valentines  kj<;-:   Dayjsay|  "'"i love you,"  with: j  flowers.  886-23161  ���, Medical Clinic,]  Hwy 101.  &  <$  ,6��  ^  <&  jo  &  *s  #$*���     -'TV  Fill Out & Clip  2.   Attach Your Sales Slip  3.   Return to Ken's Lucky Dollar...  Draw Jo be made 5 p.m. every Sunday.  Namp Tel. Mn.  Postal, Address___ _  $50 Gr^ry Draw Entry ^ourioii ��  %  - / ������   ^x>* .  -. ...  MmmnJA    \vi>��J��  'M<^  trife ���*;���*��,  Coast News, February 13,1984  _   'tf>   *���  Prices Effective  Sunday Feb. 18th  tzSjgt  p�����r'^'^iai"���"��""'��-���  '.* .  ���     .  ..'(.  GRADE "A!' BEEF  Outside RoundorR^pxBoneless  Xib.2.m kg  $5.27  Fresh  (lh.2.99)  kg  Fletcher's  2 kg box   each  Flei&er's - l^lio/e or Shank Portion  SMOKED PICNICS  * " t-      ^  Fletcher's  ALL BEEF WIENERS  (lb..S%)  kg  .454 gm   each  $6.59  $2.99  ���2.18  M.29  cookies    450 9m 1.89  shredded  wheat      450 sm 1-69  Kro/t Afirac/e IVhip  salad  X^r'x    - -  dressingv^TL 2.59  KooMid  drink  powders , 6am5/.89  Christie's ^^^uu^)  arrowrootV/^*  biSCIlKS       400 gm 1.59  Soot Removers vs  . CiiimneY Hrfe Hazards   By Bill Edney   The soot from both wood and oil burning stoves,  fireplaces and or heaters and furnaces Is bound to cause  chimney fires! unless preventive action is taken. Our fire  department is constantly being called out to fight chimney  fires, or fires of a more serious nature caused by an  overheated chimney.  All too many people are not protecting themselves from  these hazards. They should have their chimneys cleaned out  frequently (once or twice a year) or regularly use a soot  eliminator.  Wood causes a creosote build up which will not only af-  feet the draft efficiency, but when it catches fire can cause  "HEALWIN"  Catelli ^  lasagna   -^5oo gm.95  Ocean Spray \>wi��^.k*^  cranberry ^W  sauce    .. ..398mi 1.29  ���*' '������'���''��� ���"��������� .  r" u ���  Baggies  sandwich  bags ioo-sl.49  Hershey Ti ��(�����''"*''  chocolate  ChipS .350 gm 1.69  Bicks - Polski or Garlic  dill  pickles....nun 2.09  far reaching damage to the chimney itself, and/or set fire to  the house.  Gil causes a different kind of soot, long stringy stuff  which adversely affects combustion and causes increased  fuel costs, but it can be explosive and/or cause chimney  fires as well.  This article is prompted by a visit from Walter Deros of  Action Furnace Service, Sechelt. As a furnace serviceman,  he tells me he has been called out numerous times to tend to  furnace problems which are nothing more than a soot build  up, ��� particularly in the combustion pots.  He became interested in various types of chemical soot  removers. As a result, after a period of testing he has  become associated with a company known as Nu Klecn  Resource Ltd. He is the distributor for B.C. and has appointed us as one of his agents.  Shop with confidence.  Our prices are very competitive.  We will not be undersold  on these advertised items.  We fully guarantee everything we sell  to be satisfactory  or money cheerfully refunded.  ;������D  McCain's "   " ��� _m    _mn  superfries   ifcgl.69  Palm  ice  cream  r  &./,��  **  2 litre paper  2.49  CUSE WAKES  PHOTO ALBUMS  Instant stick.  Easiest,    neatest,   cleanest   way   to   enjoy   your  photographs. V  Holds 16 pages - Protects your photos.  Regular Price $3.99 < Xv*^!*  SPECIAL    _.���  -*W^ A^S*  PURCHASE   CO .99  PRICE -Vfc ���**<���*  Baker's Secret  COOKIE SHEETS  By Ekco  Non-stick  Easy to clean  9t/2"xl31/2"x.5/8"  24.lent x 34.3cm x 1.6cm  Regular Price $3.99  SPECIAL  PURCHASE  PRICE  $2.99  SK123  Soot Remover  See Shop Talk for details  Regular Price $10.50  SPECIAL ��fi   -n  PURCHASE       dO. Oil  PRICE  Winner #182  Adele Irzlng  SSOGroceryttraw Winner  roiBSoxsl  IFISHI   Pink  Salmon  (previously frozen)  $1.50 lb  (3.301(g)  Ctoied MondJiys  OHN MIN.-THUH. 'Til 6:00  OWN ��t. t. SAT. 'TIL 7.-00  He has no hesitation in claiming that this product which  will sell at $10.50 for a 500 ml container, is superior to any  other soot remover on the market. He has a licence to  manufacture it, and hopes to do so on the Sunshine Coast  some time in the near future.  In the meantime we offer an introductory price of $8.50,  a saving of $2.00. Try it. Follow directions, and perhaps  save yourself a great deal more in service calls or fire  prevention.  "for the best prices"  886 9021  Valentine's  Champagne  9:30 Feb. 14tli  EXPO  DRY CLEANERS  We now carry a wide selection of  MAGAZINES  ��� 2 DAY *  PHOTO FINISHING  Open Nfon'Sflt 10:30*0:00  Wo do alterations & repairs  In Lowor Qlbsons 88����9844  1'arirtP  Pe*Umi"i Health  Jfoofos  Local  Smoked  on a bun $2��50  886-2936 10.  Coast News, February 13,1984  Contemporary Printmaking in B.C. is on exhibit at the Arts  Centre, Sechelt until February 19. Pictured is a coloured etching  by Michael Bender, 'Flowers in the Street', one of the many  works by leading printmakers in B.C. -1*01. uaduy  Ss  i  sal  "5"*\i  B"  0^*^  Mon. Feb. 13th me un* fate  Sweet & Sour       aaWbiwL  Chicken    &bcv����aeincid.  on rice *   ��4< 95  &|Wed. Feb. 15th  XiflSSIflllft & beverage Incld.  With tossed salad . &dl ��/5  Sat. Feb. 18th Btutf *��**  Barbecued tmi#d*.  ����������     ��� garlic bread  ItlDS & beverage Incld.  on rice ..-...'.   C.a. QQL  with tossed salad "��"�����"�������  Nachos  with Cheese and  Guacomole  available from  Noon ��� 10:30 p.aa.  Sunday* Open 11 a.m  ��lfP;ppp��*--i�� Loans*  :.M ���"���; reaelationa.  *i*  Friday & Saturday  Feb 17th 0 iBth  ��>  In the Lounge  Legion Kitchen  886-2417  Mon.-Sat. 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 fc.m  Daily Luncheon Specials  and the price is right.  With his library, at least, safe  from the evictors, Bird gives  thought to the matter of maintaining some sort of roof over his head.  "As I waited for the end," he  recollects, "I began building a  makeshift cabin on an abandoned  float that was moored near my  place. There was a crab man who  owned a giil-netter just round the  point. I hoped to have him tow me  to some isolated spot on the North  Shore where I could tie up."  As Jack Bird was finishing off  this jerry-built shelter, a reporter  comes along the beach, carrying a  recorder. "I'm getting comments  from you people who are getting  burned out,'.' he announces cheerfully. "Do you have anything to  say?"  Jack Bird was under such tension by this time, he has no clear  recollection of how he responded.  "I think I told him-that I was  fighting for my very existence," he  says.  Time has almost run out for the  doomed colony. Jack Bird is ready  to retreat to the North Shore on his  hastily-assembled getaway raft. He  walks around the point to enlist the  crab man's help. But Bird's plans  are rudely dashed. When he finds  out there is to be no money in it for  him, the mercenary crab man flatly  Arts Centre concert  refuses to make the tow.  Jack Bird is now reduced to utter  desperation. The burning of the  colony is due to take place that  Sunday. Bird can only think of one  way to preserve his remaining  possessions. He carries them up into the thick brush behind the colony and makes a hopeless bivouac  in the second-growth woods. Here  he will hide for five days in a state  of utter despair, subsisting primarily on a diet of salmonberries.    -  Below his hiding place, the  burning-out takes place as scheduled. The Harbour Authorities begin  at the eastern end of the shack  community and begin sjfctematical-  ly razing it: to the grounds The  flames ilick hungrily from cabin to  cabin, reducing them to black  heaps of ashes and charred pilings.  Jack Bird's humble home goes up  in smoke with the rest, as does the  waterlogged raft pfvliis Robinson  Crusoe dreamsvM The [. Burnaby  squatters' colony is rib; more. It i&v  an event of little historical moment  except to the displaced foreshore  dwellers themselves.  Gradually Jack Bird gets over  the shock of it all and begins to put  the pieces of his life back together.  For a time he works for the  aforementioned Herbert Emerson  Wilson as a barker in a crime  museum. Eventually, he teams up  with a carpenter and his wife and  moves permanently to Texada  Island, Work is more plentiful  here. Bird retrieves his books and  establishes'a new home base. It is a  happier and more stable life than  he. once, knew on the Burnaby  foreshore.  Thus, Jack Bird, the man who  would be Crusoe, Mias found his  : island. HeMe he lives with his vast  library, his spuvenirs, his sea paintings and his memories. It is not  perhaps, exactly what he .had in  mind when he built his illVfated raft  but life, at the best of times, is a  business of compromises.  There is a very special concert  happening at the Arts Centre,  Saturday, February 25: a repertory  of primitive, early, traditional,  classical and contemporary music.  The duo, Jean-Pierre Leblanc of  Roberts Creek and violinist Claude  Giguere of Vancouver call  themselves Odyssee -. travel  through time and space. Last  month   they ��� collaborated   with  musicians from around the world  at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre  Ethno-Fusiori concert.  . This will be Jean-Pierre  Leblanc's first local performance,  not to be missed. He plays flutes  from various ethnic origins, percussion, recorder and guitar.  Advance tickets at Hunter  Gallery, Seaview Market, The  Bookstore, Books & Stuff, and the  Arts Centre.  Non-juried art show  A non-juried exhibition on the  theme of "Peace" and open to;  residents of the Sunshine Coast will  be the Annual Theme exhibition at  the Arts Centre this April.  Only one work per person (or  any age) may be entered and  should be the entrant's personal in-  Channel  terpretation on the theme of Peace.  A written explanation should accompany the work where  necessary.  The work must, be original, exhibition ready (phone 885-5412 if  ���you are not clear on this), and a  member of the Arts Council.  Work should be brought in to  the Arts Centre, Sechelt between 1  - 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 1.  lAB^RETI  Next tp Mm On��ga Restaurant, GliMona Landing, MM1��t  Fri. & Sat, - no cover charge before 9:30  Mon. - Sat., Fct. 13 -17  ~* Ladies Night ��� Thurs., Feb, 16"  A Tribute to MfckMl Jictooa  Ladle*!  Win a Gold Necklace  Sorry fellas, no admittance before 10:00 p.m  Necklace on display at  TtfiAll Mine Jewellery"  *  New Hours *  Mon.-Sat.. 7:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m.  'rnntn dress  t>  hi nl Ihc ni<��i  Ten  Thursday, Feb. 16, 1984  7:00 p.m.  SUNCOAST HAPPENINGS  Elphi Cougars vs Chatelech  Eagles.  Taped Tuesday February 7 at  Chatelech Secondary School, this  show features the senior boys  basketball game.  COASTAL REVIEW %,      .  . .���: ^M^|��f*Sch;bb.l Tr$tees^ g j|^��  We visited the school board of-" *"'  fices  Tuesday  February  7,  and  taped  a  special  public  meeting  about the school district budget.  Cedar  Grove  citizen  by Jennifer Stevenson  The staff of Cedar Grove School  has decided to give out an award  for the best citizen of the month.  The first award was given out in  November 1983 to Jennifer Stevenson in grade six. December's  citizen of the month was Pushpa  Pillai in grade seven. Citizen of the  month for January is Melanie Van  Arsdell of grade four. The citizen is  chosen when the staff meets and  discusses .vho was the nicest,  kindest and most considerate and  responsible person in the school  towards their work, their teachers,  and their fellow students.  Children's  Art Program  "The Secret of Nimh", a  delightful animated adventure film  made by a break-away group of  Walt Disney artists, will be shown  on video on Saturday, February  18, starting at 2:30 p.m. at the Arts  Centre, Trail and Medusa, Sechelt.  Admission is 50 cents per person.  Unemployed  film night  The film this week is titled, "Do  Not Fold, Staple, Spindle or  Mutilate".  This award winning film tells the  story of an aging union leader in  changing times who must retire.  Unemployment Action Centre,  Highway 101 and North Road,  Thursday, 7:30 p.m.  Beer. Wine Licensed  Espresso Bar  Hear  Fplk &. Blues Singer  Marty Cook  Fri. &. Sat.  Feb. 17 8. 18  6-10  Coffee &. Dessert Only Welcome I  TtREOO SQU AM, SiCHUT      ]  I ��is-����ft-t ��� y, J Coast News, February 13,1984  i^B^^^ii^^ii^^i  by Dee Cee  I think it is reasonable to assume  that the little village of Dungun,  Malaysia, wasn't even on the map  at the time of our visit in the year  1949. At that time all it consisted  of was one solitary unpaved, dry  and dusty street that, running  parallel to the seashore, had been  hacked through the dense jungle  and was fringed on both sides by  small shops whose.proprietors were  for the most part- Chinese. These  people seemed to be fully occupied  during the daylight hours in chasing the monkeys away from the  few goods they had on display.  According to the story totd me  later, Dungun owed its existence to  the fact that some time during the  war years two American soldiers,  one a G.I. and the other ah officer  who happened to be a geologist,  had stumbled on a mountain that  was literally speaking pure iron  ore. At the conclusion of  hostilities, they had returned to  Malaysia and, with financial backing from the States and permission  .from the local sultan, had not only  staked put all the area surrounding  the deposit but were now busily  engaged in getting it down to the  sea by means of a hastily built and  still primitive railroad track.  The harbour being very shallow,  we had to drop anchor about half a  mile offshore and the ore was  brought out to us in lighters. It was  all manual labour and, once again,  it was noticeable that most of the  workers were Chinese with a  sprinkling of Indian coolies. As far  as I could determine there were ho  Malayans involved and, in view of  the intense heat and humid conditions prevailing, I cannot say I  blame them for their refusal to take  part in what was possibly, to them,  another of the white man's crazy  'get rich in a hurry' schemes:  As I have said before, we were  anchored of fshore and so could get  an occasional breeze, but still the  heat was stifling and we were drenched iri perspiration all the time.  There was no relief after nightfall,  in fact I think it got worse if  anything. The only means of getting ashore was by taking one of  the lifeboats from the ship and going iri an organized party with an  officer in charge.  To add to the inconvenience,  most of the Malaysian area at that  time was far from peaceful. Communist guerillas were extremely active and the British authorities had  their hands full trying to suppress  them. There was a curfew from  dark to dawn. Everybody had to be  off the streets as the guerillas made  sporadic raids out of the jungle and  killed indiscriminately anyone they  saw. Also once we were ashore  there was a sad lack of variety in  the liquid refreshments available.  All the Chinese shopkeepers had to  offer was Holland's gin (John de  Kuyper) and Norwegian bock beer.  The former was horrible tasting  stuff and the latter was lukewarm,  but being seamen and used to our  , grog, we swallowed our prejudices  along with the booze and, due no  doubt to the heat, got thoroughly  plastered in short order.  I recall one night when, having  missed the boat on which I was  supposed to return to our ship and  being well aware of the curfew law,  I took refuge in a bawdy house of  sorts that was run by an ancient  Chinaman. The charge for all night  was one carton of American  cigarettes which cost us on the ship  about 90 cents. My sojourn in this  establishment was rudely interrupted when it was raided by a  military patrol. Aided by my  Malaysian girlfriend for the night,  I managed to escape through a side  door and, after stumbling around  in the pitch blackness, ended up on  a sandy beach and there I spent the  night'.  On awakening at daylight with a  throbbing headache and one of the  most monumental hangovers I  have ever experienced, I suddenly  became aware that there was certainly something funny going on  out on the water. The village of  Dungun was situated on a small  river that emptied into the sea at  about the spot where I was lying:  What fascinated me was the fact  that, while most of the debris  seemed to be moving in a seaward  direction, certain larger pieces  resembling logs were reversing the  process and proceeding up river.  At first I thought I must be having  a mild case of the D.T.'s but as my  vision cleared I realized that this  We are  how  M v����^^S^^"iAi!W5^L*? ���������  - served from 6:30-11 a.m.-  NEW HOURS  - closed Mondays  ;Sun. & Weekdays    6:30 a.m. -9:00 p,m.  ^  Fri. & Saturday    6:30 a.m. -10:00 p.m  sx*- * +*^~v*r~,'\ <,*���"*$������"?  S*3f%*lS!> s\V Tm \i^v- s" a4*-* ^   *7M "'IS*-v >     *'T\ N^^f- s>s. > vtMR  was no hallucination. One'of. the  objects headed for the bank and,  to my horror I saw that it was a  crocodile. AU night I had unknowingly been lying in a drunken  stupor on the banks of a crocodile  infested  river!   Hangover or no  'Mere  hangover, I sure got to hell out of  there fast I can fell you. Is there  really 'Someone upstairs' who  looks after drunks and fools, or  could it be that these reptiles have  an aversion to anything soaked in  Geneva gin?  zn  Children's safety  Editor  The tragic bus accident on Mt.  Washington reminds iis again that  children are dying needlessly on  B.C. highways.  B.C. Minister of Transportation  and Highways, Alex Fraser, is now  on record as saying mandatory  seatbelts in B.C. buses is a future  possibility.  However, Mr. Fraser is neglecting another life-saving gap whose  solution is as close as the pen on his  desk.  As it stands, B.C.'s seatbelt law  demands that anyone over the age  of six be buckled up. But the very  young - those who cannot make  this life-saving decision for  themselves - are not protected by  law.  We all share in the grief for  Adam Kerr, whose young life was  lost on Mt. Washington. Yet, in  1982, 897 children under six years  of age were killed or seriously injured in B.C. traffic accidents - 17  killed, 880 injured. We know that  infant and child restraints, when  properly used, can reduce fatalities  by 90 per cent and disabling injuries by 65 to 70 per cent.  The highways minister has  publicly agreed that seatbelts save  lives. Yet, the piece of paper that  would prevent this ongoing annual  carnage has been sitting on his desk  and, despite the urgent pleas of  various agencies, he has thus far  refused to sign it.  The BCMA has once again written Mr. Fraser, urging him to act.  And once again, we ask all B.C.  citizens to insist their government  provide laws that protect all lives,  especially those of our children.  Norman E. Hamilton, M.D.  Chairman  Emergency Medical  Services Committee  Narcolepsy charged  Editor  Does the Coast News believe  that its duty is to support unions  and non-development, no matter  what the issue may be?  Your lead editorial mentions the  lock-out of pulp workers that will  cost the province ten million  dollars a day. Not long ago you  were supporting the BCGEU and  Solidarity in their bid to cripple the  province. Are the figures in on how  much that fiasco cost?  Oddvin Vedo and his attempt to  ship water to the US are the butt of  your second editorial joke! The environmental kinks may not have  been worked out yet, hi- which  case, don't sell the water. My belief  is that if we can get the space shuttle 'there and back' then we can get  the water to the US and some jobs  for the Coast, without darnaging  the oyster beds.  .Your editorial policy is; symp  tomatic of the narcolepsy which  has infected many individuals on  the Coast.  Wm. Lucas  Ed. note:  Should we have slammed the  unions because they were locked  out? The Solidarity Coalition was a  political protest against some of  the most dangerously antidemocratic legislation brought forward in a Western country. Can  Mr. Lucas differentiate between  politics and economics?  The point in objecting to the  water export is that it creates no  jobs here. It is not development - it  is exploitation. We are in support  of the real development  represented by Mariculture,' the  best hope of a viable economic  future here on the coast. Mr. Lucas  is unconvincing in his portrayal of  the wide-awake man.  f"*"^iS$Sl'     V V->ftv.>l*:y-..'v3 Sty  Editor X--"r/X:'X-[XX:    '$  Recent media coverage'regarding B;C. Central|Credit Union  and the Harbour;;<��q*��e Development Project? hsitve incorrectly  reported that the Credit Union  Central was responsible for hiring a  non-union contractor. The correct  facts as as follows:  1. B.C. Central sold the property  to Penny farthing Development  Corporation iri 1980.  2. B.C. Central firmly opposed  Pennyfarthirig's proposal to  hire J.C. Kerkhoff & Sons Construction, a non-union firm.  3. Pennyfarthing   exercised   its  right to have the matter go to  binding arbitration.  The  arbitration  hearing  was  it  4.  Arbitrator, Mr. Peter Butler,  made a binding ruling in favour  of   Pennyfarthing   and   appointed J.C. Kerkhoff & Sons  as the contractor.  We wish to point out that the  project is not a credit union project  but a Pennyfarthing Development  Corporation project. The agreement between Pennyfarthing and  B.C. Central provides for binding  arbitration. Such arbitration was  held   and   B.C.   Central   Credit  Union is now bound by that ruling.  For further details or a copy of  the arbitration decision, Call:  Dale Eichar  General Manager  Sunshine Coast Credit Union  held on Febp"7 7, 1Q8A Tha 883-3233  Commuters note  Editor:  , In an effort to help the residents  of the Sunshine Coast commute to  work in Vancouver each morning  and evening the Sunshine Coast  Regional District will charter a bus  if there is sufficient response.  LV Horseshoe Bay 7:15 AM  AR Granville & Georgia 7>50AM  LR Granville &Georgie 4:40 PM  AR Horseshoe Bay 5:15 PM  Stops along this route can be  made. Cost would be $4 per day  round trip.  If you are interested or have any  questions please contact me at  886-3365, 886-7749 or write J.  Shaske c/o Howe Sound Pharmacy RR02, Gibsons, B.C. VON  1V0 or meet with Director  McGillivray on the ferry at 4:45  Wednesday, February 15 near the  bus info centre  J. Shaske  SCRD Transportation Chairman  Sunnycrest Restaurant  next to Bank of Commerce. Sunnycrest Mall  NOW OPEN TIL 4:00 A.M.  Thurs., Fri. & Sat. night  **&..��!��'  X-  Mm''  ��� I.C.B.C.  claims  tun  ��� Boi  experts  ��� ���������?;&.  GIBSON  AUTOBODY & PAINTING  Payne Rd. in behind Windsor Plywood  886-7276     ISS5  Criticism       THE EASY WAY!  Editor  In the January 23 issue of the  Coast News, I found the article on  the two volunteers goirig to  Nicaragua to' help with the cotton  harvest buried on page 14.  The Vancouver Sun found this  item  newsworthy enough to be'  printed on the third page. >  Apparently the Coast News  finds such hot issues as problems  with sewer hook-ups far more important.  I have found during the past  couple of months that articles with  "John Burnside's quotes in Council" take precedence over truly  newsworthy items.  Charlene Frickett  IF  V. CECCHI &  E. PETERSON  ) B.C. LAND SURVEYORS  STE. 204,1326 WHARF ROAD  P.O. Box 1894  SECHELT, B.C.  VQN3A0  TELS: 685-5864 & 633-9998  J���TT���| J L  "^"--all  This year,    DO IT  1984 Insurance & Licence  If  Avoid Line-ups & Delays!  Just bring your signed Renewal Notice to us  now, and we will make sure I.C.B.C. has included  all your discounts. (We have an express line for no  change renewals.) Leave us a post-dated cheque,  then simply pick up your decal on the day you need it!  This year  save  yourself  time,   renew  your     k  Autoplan with us, we're open 9-5:30 with lots of  convenient parking close by!  ALL THIS CONVENIENCE AT MO EXTRA COST TO YOU  Sw/ieoml RqwemLiA.    8862000  Sunnycrest Shopping Center, Outside Mall        886-8212:; Coast News, February 13,1984  Sue;Whiting shows the form which won her the provincial title in  the ^secretary's division of the League Executive fivepin bowling  championship in Vancouver on February 4, and which now takes  her |o the national finals in Gatineau, Quebec.   .     -Fna���������-*paoto  Strikes and Spares  by Bud Mulcaster  Su$ Whiting and Lisa Kincaid  bowled their way into the provincial finals of the League Executive  tournament a few weeks ago at  Hastings Lanes.  Last Saturday the provincial  finals* were held at Grandview  Lanes'. Lisa Kincaid didn't quite  make* her average in the League  Presidents zone but Sue Whiting  rolled games of 298-230-222-217  for-altotal of 967 which was 187  pins dver her average, and won the  League Secretaries zone. Sue will  now represent B.C. in the national  , finals ��� which will be held at  Gatineau, Quebec on the March  2-4 weekend. Once again we would  all like to congratulate Sue and we  wish her good luck in the nationals.  T.he house round of the 'Export  A* tournament was finished last  Sunday and the winning teams that  Wijl advance to the zone round are,  for ladies: Team 1 and winners of  the house round; Gail Head, Twyla  Kripx, Lottie Campbell, June Flet-  v^ceV  Despite inflation  ' we are keeping our  prices for preparing  your income tax return, the very same  * as last year. If s just  lone more way we  ' work to save you as  J much money as  ��possible.  T1 Special  T1 General  front     l%P  Child ata Credit  $10.00*  Ask about our  guarantee.  'Applies if Child Tax  Credit is the only claim  you make.' ���  Kpaystobc  prepared by  HftR BLOCK-  THE INCOME TAX SPECIALISTS  Open:  Madlcal Dantal Bldg.  Hwy. 101, Gibsons  Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.  Saturday, 10 a.m.-noon  Phone:886-7706  or 886-7781  Call for  after-hour appointments  cher, and Nora Solinsky. Team 2;  Vi Wilson, Sue Nahanee, Alice  Smith, Sue Whiting, Bonnie McConnell. Team 3; Elda Finlay,  Penny Whiting, Pam Lumsden,  Willie Buckmaster, Rita Johnston.  Team 4; Jan Carmichael, Wendy  Watts, Sue Harding, Pat Prest,  Gloria Tourigny. Team 5; Barb  Hinksman, Phyllis Francis, Lisa  Kincaid, Ena Armstrong, Hazel  Skytte. For the men: Team 1 and  winners of the house round; Dana  Whiting, Joe Bellerive, Rick  Buckmaster, Bob Fletcher and  Henry Hinz. Team 2; Jens  Tolborg, Mel Buckmaster, Jim  Gilchrist, Arman Wold and Ralph  Roth. These teams will bowl in the  zone round to be held in early  March.  In league action Freeman  Reynolds got going in the Classic  League with a 361 single and a 4  game total of 1119. Joe Bellerive  did well also with a 296-1011 total,  Sue Whiting 254-920 and Lottie  Campbell 268-932.  In the Gibsons 'A', Barb  Christie a 302-671 triple and Gay  Smith a 301-680 and Pat Gibson a  299-760 triple in the.Slough^ffs,  Donnie Redshaw a 315-686; and  Arman Wold a 296-796 triple in the  Ball and Chain, Henry Hinz a  315-706 in the Phuntastique and  winding up the week, Clayton  Cunningham a 303 single and a 722  triple in the Legion League".  SWINGER'S LEAGUE  Florence Tolborg 240-549  Jean Wyngaert 240-568  Grace Gilchrist     . 241-585  Alice Smith 242-601  Mary Lambert 228-634  George Langsford 226-600  SECHELT G.A.'s  Babe Simmers 189-553  Charlie Humm 217-603  YOUTH BOWLING COUNCIL  PEEWEES  Tova Skytte 128-239  Janiell McHeffey 125-243  Scott Hodgins 144-249  Kevin Hodgins 132-255  BANTAMS  Krista Martin 163-453  Karen Foley 179-500  Natasha Foley " 202-520  Chris Lumsden 169-462  Scott Rowland 204-465  Darts match  Over 30 people went, had fun,  but lost games to the Trollers. We  are now tied up with the Trollers.  They will be over here for a  return match - the date is not  known yet..  The Shooters went to Sechelt  this past week and lost to the  Sechelt Mystery Team in spite of a  valiant struggle.  PENINSULA  MARKET  Groceries  Sundries  Fishing Tackle  Tlmex Watches  Davis Bay, B.C.  885-9721  Open  9 a.m.  9 p.m.  7 Days a Week  TIDE TABLES  by Judy Frampton  A club. - such as ours only  operates on the many hours of  volunteer help that go into organizing an event such as our Mixed  Open Spiel and the actual hard  work of kitchen, bar and concession duty. I'm happy to report that  everyone came through again with  a super effort to make this spiel  come together. Larry Penonzek  and the draw committee had their  hands full this year with a number  of teams dropping out at the last  minute which meant reorganizing  the draw at least three times.  A large group of volunteers,  headed by Holly Birmingham,  worked over 12 hours on the ice  prior to the spiel, scraping, burning  and vacuuming, getting it ready for  the weekend. I'm sure everyone  will notice the improvement  -thanks guys! And thanks to the  ladies too for their hours spent in  the kitchen and behind the concession.: M-   '���' ...-..���'  A very special thank you to Ron  Baba and Howie Larsen and all  their helpers for the delicious dinner Saturday night  The winners of the Mixed Open  Spiel are as follows:  'A' Event: 1st - from Gibsons;  Dennis Suveges, Pam Suveges,  Tony VanBrabant, Diane Thompson. 2nd - from Gibsons; Howie  Larsen, Lee Larsen, Roxi Baba,  Trudy Baba.  'B' Event: 1st - from Gibsons;  Roger Hocknell, Lydia Hall, Ken  Johnson, Elsie Hocknell. 2nd  -from Richmond; Gary DeWar,  Shirley DeWar, Jack Warn,  Lauran Warn.  ���C* Event: 1st - from White  Rock; Doug McCrea, Laureen Mc-  Crea, Jack Kinniburgh, Maureen  Kinniburgh. 2nd - from Richmond; Gordie Patterson, Robbie  Waldron, Harry Waldron, Shari  Vaughan.  Sunday, Feb. 26th, 9:30-4:30 pm; Chatelech  815.00, pre-pay before February 17th.       ��� _^.  *��*��&*���?#  Blues to bear down  The RCMP Blues have played  two exhibition hockey games over  the past couple of weeks. The first  outing saw them take on the  Sechelt Wamammas. When the  final whistle blew the RCMP had  Volleyball  The Beachcomber midget girls  team started the season off right,  taking third place at a 12 team  tournament in New Westminister  this weekend. Led by Sheila  Reynolds and Leah Bennett, the  girls continued the Beachcomber  tradition of hard-hitting, but coach  Bennett was pleased with the  defence. This team has lots of  speed.  The team will be playing in a six  team league in Vancouver starting  February 11. This will tune them  up for the provincials in Smithers,  April 21-22.  The Beachcombers are once  again ranked in the top six in the  province. Members of this year's,  team are Sheila Reynolds, Leah  Bennett, Sara Bennett, Tracy  Jones, Andrea Unger, Jennifer  Rhodes, Jennifer Earwaker, Jayna  Gant, Karen Synott. The team is  coached by. Brian Bennett.  chalked up a 8-5 win.  However, the Wamammas say  that they had three stars waiting in  the wings. The second game was a  well-played, hard-checking battle  which saw the Blues fall to the  Sechelt Breakers, 6-3.  After this game the Blues hit the  pavement looking for two coaches.  On Monday, January 30, the Blues  inked two coaches. Both rely  heavily on the video machine, and  will be looking over the game film  in preparation for the two benefit  games, February 20 at 8 p.m. and  February 25 at 6:30 p.m.  To date no donations have been  made. If you wish to make a  pledge, please drop by your local  RCMP detachment and back your  favourite team. The proceeds will  go to St. Mary's Hospital and the  Variety Club Telethon.  Any   group   planning   to   use  Brothers* Park in 1984 is requested  to send a representative to a  BOOKING MEETING  Wednesday, Feb. 15  7:30 p.m.  in the Marine Room, Gibsons  -.11  THE  WEIGHT  ROOM  |l��-  FITNESS  -JF    CENTRE  #205, Cedar's Plaza  Call 886-7675  Register  Now  For Swim Lessons  <0f&sr/  O WORKWEN?  /IKWORLD'S  .  ESS*  mm  SAVE  19.97  WHEN YOU BUY  TWO  OUR REG.  24.98 EACH  1ST QUALITY  CANADIAN MADE  MEN'S BOOT CUT  JEANS  ��� WAIST 28-38  ��� PREWASHED 100% COTTON    ,  SINGLE PAIR  $15.99Ea<  SAVE  $8.99  1ST QUALITY  i'S CREW-NECK  SWEATSHIRTS  ��� EASY CARE  ��� ASSORTED SOLID COLOURS  ��� S, M, L, XL  Single  Price *7"  ^ vv^R  We're vyorkinyfor 'you"..  Cowrie St.   Secheit  885*5858 mm^www^ ,Txxm  Coast News, February 13,1984 .  Stan Anderson, Russell Crum and John Jennings ai? pictured at  Expo '86 meeting-last week. See adjacent story.       -John Buresidephoto  USED BUILDING SUPPLIES  Quality, used lumber, bricks, windows, lights, plumbing, etc.  P A B USED BU1LDINQ MATERIALS  ���    11947 Tannery Rd., Surrey  MONDAY-SATURDAY See-t311  ������ We also buy used building materials  MOW  "THE GUTTER TRUCK"  5" Continuous Gutters  (Bus.) 885-3711   (Res.) 886-2305  Also:  Vinyl Siding, Aluminum Rails & Soffits  Awnings & Patio Covers  ACIFIC HOME PRODUCTS LTD-  ANTIQUE REPAIRS  Members of the Sunshine Coast  Expo '86 Committee and invited  guests, comprised mainly of elected  representatives" ahd chamber of  commerce delegates, met with Expo *86 officials John Jennings* and  Malre Shaw at a meeting held last'  week in the boardroom of the Sunshine Coast. Regional District. The  meeting was co-chaired by Russell  Crum, chairman of the Economic  Development Commission, and  Stan Anderson, chairman of the  Expo '86 Committee.  Jennings and Shaw opened the  meeting by showing'the assembled  the film "Expo '86*'. They told the'  meeting that 26 countries are  already signed up for Vancouver's  1986 international transportation  fair, with 40-42 international participants expected when the fair  opens.   ���  "25 acres have already been added to the site to accommodate the  expected demand," said Jennings.  Noting that at the time of the,  meeting there were 816 days left  until the gates of Expo '86 opened,  Jennings said that the bulk of the  15-20 million visitors was expected  to come from the West Coast of  the United States and from across  Canada. The breakdown of visitors r  is expected to be 60 per cent Canadian, 30 per cent from the United  States, and JO per cent from  Europe and Japan.  After the presentation by the Ex- s  po '86 officials, chairman Stan '  Anderson introduced Vince  Bracewell who is the chairman of  the Outdoor Recreation committee. Bracewell briefly sketched the  outdoor attractions available to  visitors of the Sunshine Coast.  Finance committee chairman  Art McGinnis told the meeting that  an application.for a local lottery as  the main source of funds was  underway. Sergeant D. Burke of  Sechelt said there would be no problem with three money lotteries per  j  year, estimating that 50 per cent of  the money raised would be prize .  money, 35 per cent for the nonprofit society to be formed by the  Expo'86 Committee, and 15 per  cent for administration. M  Promotions chairman Richard  Tomkies suggested that the Sunshine Coast should be promoted as  a tranquil rural place in.which to  relax after a day at Expo'86. He  pointed out that Gibsons, for example, was closer in, terms of  travelling time,; utilizing hovercraft  to the harbour front site, than 90  per cent of the places around Vancouver.  ���  Lyn and Bruce Vernon of the  Arts and Hospitality Committee  made several suggestions as to haw  the needs of visitors resting here'  from the rigours of the giant fair  could be accommodated.  Other reports were; received  from Barry Wilbee. of the Accommodation Committee, Fred Duncan of the Fund Raising Committee, John Shaske of the Transportation Committee and . Economic,  Development Commissioner Oddvin Vedo on the increased salmon -  release program to be put in place ,  for the occasion*  SALMON FILM"  The Scouts are sponsoring a film  "Salmon Spectacular''? to be held  at Elphinstone school (in Gibsons)  Friday, February 24 at 7:30. As the  posters indicate you can find out.  how and - why ' fish -strike! After  you've had. that^evening out, get  ready for M^eM Emergency  Awareness b&y February 25^ I  p.m. at theM'Legion. All the  emergency groups are planning  displays to. help you. be better  prepared should you need them,  and better protected so you don't  get into the situation in the first  place. Bring the kids too, they need  to know what to do iri emergencies  as much as anyone, else.  TAXSERVte-l  BASIC RETURN      $11.Q0  CHILD TAX CREDIT $8.00  Bk;  Hours: Tues.-Fri. 9:30-5:00  Sat. 10:30-4:30  FAIRVIEWRD.  GIBSONS   OFF-PRATT  MRS. UENDA DUZIC  8867498  ONLY  809 DAYS  *��  PS*  COUNTDOWN  The 1986 World Exhibition, May 2-Oct. 16,1986, Vancouver, B.C.  I*2k--i  W  .COAST NEWS  any published photo  or your choice from  the contact sheets :  JOPK'S  Antique Utorkt hop  Experienced  Antique Restorations  Difficult Repairs and  French Polishing  Binnacle St., Sechelt  885*7467  AUTOMOTIVE  r     Economy AUTO parts btd   ^  Automobile. 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Trbuble Shooting & Rewiring Industrial Domestic & Marine  We Carry C & B Batteries      -        Payne Rd., *86-9963, Gibsons  "^-WESSRVICE WHAT WE SELL! ���>  CLEANING SERVICES  & CONTRACTING LTL>  v   �� X:  Gravel, Clearing & Excavating,  Septic Systems, All Types of Gravel  883-9222      ' 885-5260  J.F.UI. EXCAVATINQ LTD.  \ septic Fields  V-M 886-7359 - |Vjfei  Wayne Ross      N  Excavating Ltd.  For all your Backhoe Needs  885-5617 j  Roberts Creek "  Eves  ��*HL  -Ufifafe'  Conversion' Window, Glassy y*' ������ ^| **/���  jAut<o & Marine Glass, Aluminum Windows ���'1+ % ���  8f Screens, ...       - " Mirrors . MJffi,   i��>'  Hwy 101 & Pratt Rd, JX& %>X -  rCHAINSAWSTf I!  3r  l"l"l-(l  ltd  i EicauaiJons ��� Cieartno  888-8071  (���ibsotis  ^-GIBSONS BULLDOZING~>  & EXCAVATING LTD.  Gravel r FHI - Logging     Backhoe- Dozers - Loaders  Oy|j &. Mechanical Work Island work our specialty  Septic Fields 886-9984/886-7589  ^   i B.B. 4, nratt Id. ^  JANDE EXCAVATING  Div 'of Kowa Enterprises Ltd  450 Loader Land Clearing  R.R. 2, Leek Road,      DumP Truc,< Joe 8. Edna  gibsons. B.C. VON iyo      886-9453        Bellerive.  SALES &  KELLY'S LAWNMOWER &  CHAINSAWLTD.  ^  HWY. 101 &PRATTRD.  888-2912   J  SUNSHINE KITCHENS  - CABINETS -  866-9411  Showroom: Pratt Rd. A Hwy.,101  Open: Sat 10-4 or anytime by app't       ' 'a  I  F ft L Contractors  Land Clearing, Road Building,  Logging, Gravel. Will Buy or Trade Work  for Timber.  8 yd. truck    886*9872  after 6 p.m.  -\  <���s-  f~2Zl  Li  Garry's Crane  Tandem Truck ' CArviaTf*  _^   6Ton Crane JC,��,VC  16'Deck or 40'Trailer  886-7028 Garry Mundelt  rti  ^Serving the Sunshine Coast' . >  Harbour      . <5w*jj)  Chimney Cleaning  8831112  ;the cleaning or oil &  WOOD. HEATING UNITS  ���imim  %5  r SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES  Port Melfon to Ole's Cov^'  '-",-Commercial Containers Available  885-9973       ' : .886-29387  CONTRACTING  ^ BC FERRIES  " Schedule  VANCOUVER- SECHELT PENINSULA  HORSESHOE BAY-LANQDALE I  Fall    83  Fall/Winter/Spring: Effective Monday,  September 19, 19B3, to' Wednesday,  June 20,1984 inclusive.  JERVIS INLET  EARLS COVE-SALTERY BAY  Complete iandstaping &  garden maintenance service Bango^|  v Fencing of all kinds 885-5033 j  Leaves Earl's Cove:  Bonniebrook Industries Ltd.  Concrete Septic Tanks  and Pre-cast Products  tSrane Service  p Ton High-lift 16 ft. deck  Anytime  886-7064  Leaves Horseshoe Bay: Leaves Langdale:,  ,7:30 a.m.    5:30 p.m. 6:25 a.m.   2:30 p.m.   "'��        7:15 am.  9:30 --        7:25 8:30           4:30                      10:30  12:30 p.m.    9:15 11:30           6:30              <       12:20 p.m.  3:30 8:20                       4:30  ���������MINI-BUS SCHEDULE!  ''   ,      "   , '   Monday         Tuesday  , ' Leaves Sechelt 8 40 a m.            8-40 a m  *     for Gibsons'. "10.00 am         *10 00 a m  The Dppk, Cowrie'Street .    1,00 pm            100pm  ___X_2  * 3 15 p.m             2*30 p.m  Leaves Saltery Bay:  6:30 p.m.  8:30  10:25  6:00 a.m.  3:30 p.m  8.30  5:30  11:25  7:30  9:30  Wednesday  8 40 a m.  *10 00 a m.  1.00 pm.  * 3.15 pm.  Thursday  .8:40 a.m;.  ���10:00 a.m.  1:00 p.m.  . 2:30 p.m.  Friday  8:40 a m  10:00 a m  3:15 p.m.  .    TREE TOPPING ^  VIEW, DEVELOPMENTS LTD. MM  Clean lip your wooded areasM   M;  '"���' Rernove lower iimbs for VIEVV.  Top tall trees adjacacent to building  886-7850   MarvVolen    866-9597  SPAMI DEVELOPMENTS LTD.  Residential 885*3165  Commercial , ^tt ��� **'����ic  Custom Homes       ����������**o  ��_ NEW HOME WARRANTY PROGRAM OF .  ���   BRITISH COLUMBIA      Rrj,!.!��r��lBidld��r1Hemb�� '  cai,: Swanson's  For: Ready Mix Concrete Sand & Gravel]  Dump Truck Rental  xx   o .,   Formed Concrete Products  Phcnc 885-9666 ��� 885-5333.  Leaves Gibsons  - Mjor"Sechelt  Lower Gibsohs. next lo firehalt  9 15 am  *10 45am  * 1 35 p m  4 00pm  9 15 am  11 45 a.m  1 50 p m  * 4 00 p m.  9 15 a m.  *10 45 am.  * 1 35 p m.  4 00 p m.  9:15 a.m.  11:45 a.m.  * 1:35 p.m.  *��� 4:00 p.m.  9:15 a m  10:45 a.m  4:00 p m  ������ "LOWER ROAD" route - via FJume Road, Beach Avenue & Lower Road  NOTE Friday run from Sechelt to Gibsons a! 1 00 p m'*and return trip at 1 30 p m. have been cancelled.  Gibsons  Telephone  Answering  Service  For information call  Service  Is our  886-7311 or  886-7568  only  , business  FLOOR COVERING  HEATING  KEN DE VRIES & SON A  K .1  Electrical  FLOOR COVERINGS LTD  Carpets - Tiles - Linoleums ��� Drapes  Wallcoverings ��� Custom Window Shades  Steam Cleaning.  ,   /       Hwy 101, Gibsons,  JOHN HIND���SMITH  REFRIGERATION A^MAJOP APPLIANCE SERVICE  Port Mellon to Pender Harbour  Res. 886-9949  LGIBSO#$ TAX SERVICE  ':-m'm^A.JACKmm:mvMmM  average cost for basic tax  preparation   $12.00  1767 maitin bd. 886-7272  MORRISON ELECTRIC  Tom Morrison  Gordon Currlo  88B-BS57  RENTALS  17 Years ��,xpprience'        Commercial And Residential\  LIQUID  GAS LTD  p���  '   Hwy   101 'Sechelt be'lween  St Marys' 1 CANADIAN j  Hospital and Fores!Ranger s Hut , LnwaULma  Rrlon.-FrL   8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 885-2360  TOOL  886-8744  ~ Residential &  Commercial  Gibsons  Behind Windsor Plywood > "  On the  S u n s h j n e Coast  First.in Convenience &  First in Service  "/' Drop off  your Classifieds  at any one of our  Friendly People  Places  on the Sunshine Coast  ->*IN PENDER HARBOUR  Taylor's Garden  Bay Store  SS3-H53  Madeira Park.  Pharmaey  M3-9414  > IN HALFMOON BAY  B & J Store  8SS-943S  IN SECHEIT ���  Books & Stuff  M5-101S  Davis Bay  pffi5flf3?a  NSfKCI  ��� ROBERTS CREEK ���  lot for sale by owner  75'x155* in Sechelt village  on Lookout Ave. Phone  :112 585-8077. M #7  INVESTORS  3 Foreclosures lots for sale  in Creekside Park Estates,  at less than market prices.  3 lots with agreements for  sale. Discounted 20%.  Take over the payments.  Phone 886-2155 for info. #7  Must sell:".-.triplex (tax  shelter) great starter home.  Fan. view, semi W/F, Va mi.  from Molly's Reach. Great  potential and a steal at  $65,000,886-8208 #8  House for sale.. With  revenue, Gibsonsi For  more info, call after 5,  886-7309. #8  Seaview Market  SSS-3400  > IN GIBSONS*  Adventure  Electronics  Radio/hack  MO-711S  > lower Vill��f��  Coast News  Brian & Violet Evans, .proudly announce the birth of  their lovely daughter Cor-  reen Maria, weighing 5 lbs.,  5 Va Gzs., on Friday, Jan. 27.  #7  Grisenthwaite, Bill and  Kathy are pleased to announce the birth of their  son,' Jared Cameron, 8 lbs.  13 ozs., on Jan. 23,1984. A  brother for Bryndalyn. Proud grandparents are Bud  and Cella Fisher and Bill  and Lena Grisenthwaite,  Langley, B.C. Many thanks  to Dr. Berinstein, Rita,  Maureen and Carolyn.. #7  To Pat, Gerry, Lise, Zandra  May we continue to have  the heart to point our picas  properly.  The Coast News  Backshop  Kerry Vaughan where are  you? Please p.hone  885-2015. #7  If someone in your family  has a drinking problem you  can see what it's doing to  them. Cal you see what It  doing to you? Al Anon can  help. Phone 886-9037 or  886-8228. '        TFN  ' BAHA'I FAITH .  For Info, phone 886-2078 or  886-2895. TFN  Alcoholics Anonymous  883-2258, 885-2896,  88ff-7272 TFN  2 Siamese purebred kittens, ready for Valentine's  Day. Phone 886-8457      #8  In Roberts Creek you can drop off your Coast News  Classifieds at Seaview Market In the heart of the  Creek, another Friendly People Place.  MacLsan: Passed away  February 7, 1984, Donald  MacLean, late of Gibsons  in his 83rd year/Survived,  by two sons, Ian and Neil;  six grandchildren; four  great-granddaughters; two  sisters, Jessie and Lena.  Funeral. service:,was held  Saturday,. February 11 in  the chapej of Devlin  Funeral Home, Gibsons. In-  ternment,' Seavjew  Cerhetary. Remembrance  donations to the Kiwanis  Care Home would ^appreciated.  ��� KARATE TOURNAMENT ~  Gibson* Sfiiro Ryu Karat* Club  Will be hdsting an invitational  Karate tournament for lower  mainland clubs including black  belt competition and  demonstration. Place:  Langdale School gym.        ��� .  Date:   Sat. Feb. 18,  11 a.m. to 6 p.m.  Price: Adults $2.00  Students: $1.00  Anyone interested in studying  Karate can join now. Classes  are Mon. 7 to 9 and Wed. 6 to B  at Langdale gym. -'.  Adults $20/mth and students.  . $15/mth. For more info, call  James 886-8347. ���  HOBSESHOEOra  Maurice  Couturier  <      ' R.R. #2,  "O   Crowe Rd.,  i         Roberts  '               Creek  *   886-8614  complete  Satellite Systems  $ 1899  .'5 piece acrylic-drum set  reas. 886-7055 #7  Guitar with case. Like new.  $250886-9409. #7  OPTIONAL - _J'^.  SATELLITE TKACKE*    9 Z 5 V.  10* system $2,595.  886-7414  North Rd. & Kiwanis Way  Gibsons (behind'.     ?  Save Way Market)  - *  Wanted - smafl  propane  stove with oven. 885-3494.  ���^_. __._ #9  Queen   size   box   spring.  886-2622-askfor Pat   #tfn  Happy 15th Birthday Tim!.'  You're the best Valentine's  day present I ever got. Your  MomM.       b . - #7.  Arlene & Plppy's wish to  thank Anita Interior  Design, Bill Hughes Contracting, Terry Connor  Painting, The Village  Greenhouse, and all our  friends who pitched in, for  a good job well done!     #7  Happy   Birthday .David  Vaughan! You'rejnot get-;  ting older, you're; getting:"  crazier!     From ; yoyrv'  newspaper associates.} ''tt%  Exp. ..mechanic avail, to..  carle for your car. Jim Slade.,,  886-8506 '..'���'-��������� #8; j  Would, you like your income Max prepared? If so,,  please call Alice between 5  & 7 pjn.. $10 for a basic  return. 886-7774. #7  LOGS WANTED  top prices paid for  Fir-Hemlock  Fir-Hernlock-Cedar C&S"  L & K Lumber Ltd.  Phone 886-7033  Multicycle Inglis auto"  washer $295. Guaranteed  & delivered. 883-2648. TFN  8 MM movie camera/power  zoom lens etc. and projector, both for $85. Mens 91/*  hiking boots almost new,  cost $140 sell $85. Call  anytime 885-2532 > "7  Logs wanted. We buy. logs  or ; standing timber.  885-7313 or 885r2003     #10  V/yar,ted: Cars & trucks for  wrecking.' Ph. K&C Auto  Wrecking. Ltd.   886-2617.  ��  i-..-M   " . . . 'TFN'  f.   - -^  Logs or Standing  Timber * . .  PorpoicrBay  Logging Ltd.  Fir and.Cedar  885-9408  !j kalimavik' (Gib) looking,for  . $ash/dry. Good ^  Efay up to $350 for set. Also'  vwould,appreciate donation  of L.R.furri;886-7708  \���#7  Sunbeams to all the people  who patronized the  Madeira Pharmacy and  helped keep us in  business. Marg Swigart. #7  ThT^unchineEoMtNews  reserves the right to classify  advertisements under appropriate headings and  determine page location.  The Sunshine Coast News  also reserves the right to  J 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 *4M per 3 line Insertion.  Each additional tine ~1*~. Use our economical last  week free rate. Pre-pay your ad for 2 weeks & get  the third week FREE.  THE FOLLOWING CLASSIFICATIONS ARE FREE  Birth Announcements, Lost and Found.  No billing or telephone orders are accepted except  from customers who have accounts with us.  Caeh, cheques or money orders  must accompany all classified advertising.  NOON SATURDAY  ^_____^___ri^__m^ t^t__^_, ^tt^^M^gtt_f^tta^fitam_u_^_j_^__  I  I  Please mail to:  COAST NEWS Classified. Box 460, Gibsons. B.C. VON I VO  Or bring in person to one of our  j   Friendly People Places listed above.  1     Minimum *4M per 3 line Insertion.  I  I  U  NO. OF ISSUES  l "~_l������������I 11    xizxnznzj  ���'   ZZ-    ���        -             ���������   3  I  I  I  I  I  I  n  ii iiii  I  c           nz  i  c .  i  n~  i  x _���   -i  U.JU~1.\\ ..  n  i ii ii i  I!  I  I  ���   CLASSIFICATION: e.g. For Sale. For Rent, etc.  < ���>'������!���  L.    L. , ��� ������������     .   .  ~bV~B *������ flivB bVbbA b^bbb**. '^msb ttemm SB SbbbV MH MHB BHK flHB bbbbB MB flfiB s^fflB flMB flH  Z3  I  I  I  J  GIBSONS  TAX  SERVICE  A. JACK  AVERAGE COST  FOR BASIC TAX  PREPARATION:  012.OO  1767 MARTIN RD.  886-7272  Wanted  ���  '.'������ ��� Log*  or  StandingTimber  fop Prices-Fair Scale  885-2873  -�����  FITNES8  #205, Cedar's Plaza  Call 886-7675  Wanted used, boat trailer  for.15'. Phone 886-2179   #8  Barn  help. Exchange for  riding privileges.  886-8268.   m #9  Will Buy standing timber,  any amount, or arrange to  trade land clearing, excavation, etc.  Louis Lepage 886-9872  after 6. #7  WORLD OF RATTAN  -Top quality, Ipwest prices  (112) 324-2759 Vancouver.  TFN.  Dr. buffet, $225; RCA cab.  stereo (pttond,8 trac), $375;  solid brass queen-size bed,  $650:886k7287. TFN  2 chesterfields,  1  green  leather, -$200;M1   gold .  velvet, $150.1 child's bike,  $40. Ph; 886-9192..    M  #7.  ROUGH GREEN  LUMBER FOR SALE  Cedar, Hem., D. Fir, cbn-  struction & fencing grades M  available, 886-9973, after 6*f  4v.p;,rn.'M: on:   weekends. ..  926-7318 Wk, days. Copac  .Ind. Ltd. #7  Admiral fridge, $300. Kenmore- stove, $300.  886-3757. #7  Men's sz. 10 Munari,  buckle ski boots; ladies 9  , medium buckle boots,  each $20. Child's sz. 6  buckle boots, $10. 180 cm  Dynastar skis with  Solomon bindings, $35.  130 cm skis with tyrolia  bindings, $20. Boy's new  sz. 9 Bauer 95 Special  Skates, $40. Also sz, 8  Bauer skates, All excellent  condition. Phone  886-2809. TFN  Dead car removal. Garry's  Crane Service. 886-7028.  .'������������  m     #TFN  Reward ��� 2 Siamese cats  Teejay & Tang left Flume  Rd - Roberts Creek, last  Nov. Where are they?  886-3786 Sadly missed    #7  Left my grey jacket in your ���  stn. wgn. when you picked,  me   up   Redrooffs,   Fri.  Please ph. collect 736WQ321  or 682-4969 '   '     #7  Black cat with white chest  & paws. If found,  604-736-3051 collect.  Answers to Pandora. Lost  on 5:30 pm ferry Feb. 3    #8  Lost 2 keys on key ring on  Hwy 101 8B6-2420 #8  mm  U  Anglo-Arab mare reg'd  Angio-Arab yrlg. reg'd, qrtr  horse rhare. AH 3 $1100.  883-2674,883-2689. #7  7 yr. reg. Tennessee  Walker. Open to offers.  Must sell. 886-8268,  886-7611. ������"   #9  The-Dog House - professional grooming all breeds.  , Next to Cap College, Inlet  St; Appt appreciated.  Phone 885-7660 or 885.7342  #8  36' C. Licence comm. boat  presently used for live bait  herring business. Comes  fully equipped with ponds  and net. Will swap for property on Sunshine Coast.  885-2981. #7  Sofa, 4 pee, coffee table,'  $200 obo 886-9862 "        #7  Deep freeze 24 cu. ft. $100.  ��86-7097. Good cond.     #9  Sharp elec. cash reg. mint  cond. $700. Complete set  car, rhech tools, roH cab.  $700. Antique'chairs etc.  Next to ��� Jokersi Gib.  886-7570.       . #7  Men's 5.speed bike, $60.  TV-Transonic Black &  White, $50. Both excellent  condition^ 885-2993 ���     #7  Hoover spin dry, exc cond.  $125. Kenmore vac. $30.  Small trike $M5. Shure V-15  stereo cartridge, exc. cond.  $40,885-5505. #9  'Fireplace insert, Marco  DWF36. New.$650, used 16  hrs $300 obo 886-3993    #7  Sales counter, sturdy construction,' antique-cash  register. Ph 886-7522 between 10:30 am-5pm Fri, #7  FOR SALE  Kay straw $3:50. 885-9357.  TFN  0     Sale  4x4 yellow cedar iurnber,  economy & utility $89 per  idling   (about .1500   FBM)  .'good   fo,r   fence   posts,  '.garden   ^ cribbing     &  firewood. 'Contact Copac ���  Ind  Ltd.  after 6 p.m.  &  ' weekends. 886-9973       #7.  10 HP reartyne tiller. VHF/  CB 6'x6y2' slider.  Dustbuster. 1940 2ViHP  Johnson singje SS sink  .'81/ax1lVa braided oval  885-7255.      X  ? Mf7  24" elec. Danby stove $100.  886-8508 #8  Heavy duty utility trailer,  with 4x8x2 box & spare tire.  $175. obo 886-3331 #8  McClary port, dishw. Gold.  3 level wash, only 2 yr. old.  exc. cond. ,$350. 886-3331 ���  Pungent, horse manure $20  pickup load. U load.  885-9969. *Q  Sofa $100. Color TV $100.  Dryer $200.69 Toyota Wgn  $400.1790 Bal's Lane     #8  JOHN- DEERE 2010 blade  :winch $13,500. 885-3948,  885-9449. #8  10 foot sliding glass patio  door. 885-7003, call after  7:00.p.m. #7  Cold Spot 19 cu ft side-by-  side refridge-freezer. Frost  free, automatic ice maker  & cold water dispenser. Excellent cond. price $550.  Westinghouse deluxe elec  range. Upper & lower oven,  fully automatic, tinted  glass doors, rotisserie,  heat probe, excellent cond.  Price $500:886-8226       #9  Dining table, buffet &  chairs for sale. Phone  886-2941: . #9  Hide-a-Bed in excellent  condition. $150 obo. Phone  886-7654 to view. #7  23 ft. travel trailer. Stove,  fridge, furnace, shower  $2950 obo. Auto washer,  Inglis $120886-7859        #9  MF 65 mode' tractor, front  loader, 3 point hitch, .PTC\.  Good condition $5750. obo.  886-9316 #9  Custom boat tops &  . repairs, boat windshields,  cushions, flooring,,; plex-  iglas, & foam. W.W.  Upholstery. & Boat Tops  Ltd. 886-9819 #6  826 sq ft 4 station beauty  salon in Gibsons. Very low  overhead,   many   extras  $15,000. Ph 525-1559 eves.  #tfn  SeJI,.,$>ii .trade..,fpr<;,plder;  frame,"  3 -bdrm,   2   bath  townhouse, beautiful view.  $59,500,886-2497 ..'...   #8  CLAH0LM FURNITURE  InhlAvt. SKlnll8tS-3713  'h 8ltck,N��1h el Posl Otflc*  6 used dinette suites  48,-x36" -  Dilterent colours  Different styles  as low as $99.  1 used stripped  . Hide-a-Bed ��38��.  - Used Mattresses ���  B&W 19" TV $40. Dominion  sewing mach. $60. Both in  good work order 886-3841.  ���       ��� ���    . .''.#7  Industrial wood lathe, 14'  bed, 2 HP, 240 volt motor,  new condition. Offers to  $1500886-9316. #9  8 HP Troy-blltr roio-tiller,  new- condition. Offers to  $950,886-9316 M *9  * 75 GRANADA*  4 Dr. Auto Clean A   '  priced to Mil $995  * 74 PINTO 3W *  . 4 cyl. automatic A ran* wall  $950  SPECIAL  ���74 FORD ��/4 TON  RANGER XLT  302 4-apeod      ���:���  only $850  CENTRELINE  AUTO   BROKERS  ���     ���      LTD.  across from tha Cedars Plaza,  Gibsons  886-2896  ! 1977 Ford % ton.-PS, PB,  ���auto, new snow tires, new  brakes, $2750 obo. Ph  886-3756. #9  .Ford fibreglass canopy.  Exc. cond. $350 886-8034.  ���������'���" '  #9  SPRINGTIME SPECIAL  19 Point vehicle safety inspection ��� from brake shoe..  condition to engine timing."  $17.49. Elliott. Auto. Gibsons   industrial   Park,  886-2313.      M \M  $3500, 79 GMC van, long ,  box, 70,000 km (approx  44,000 miles), near new  tires, 2 snows mounted.  886-9783 evgs, 886-9963  ask'forRob #tfn  WITH  DIAMOND-KOTE PREMIUM  MIST  This product will dramatically  inhibit the spread of rust on a  vehicle "that has lalrsady  developed a problem.  Diamond-Kote Premium  Rust Inhibiting. Mist is: a new,  high-technology product,  originally developed lor heavy  ' industrial: use. It's now  available for car owners.  Premium Rust Inhibiting Mist.  ' penetrates and adheres to the  most recessed and vulnerable  metal surfaces. Its advanced  capillary "action eliminates the  necessity to drill and plug  holes in the body of your car...a  process normally required with  other, out-of-date rust inhibitor  applications.  Protect your investment in  your automobile with Diamond-  Kote Premium Rust Inhibiting  Mist...it   will   help   to  ensure1  higher trade-in value.       > .''  ADD YEARS TO THE  LIFE OF YOUR CAR  CALL  South Coast  Ford Sales   .  885-3281  75 comet 4 dr, 53,000 miles,  excellent condition. $2000  obo, 886-2364 #7  NOW AVAILABLE FOR PARTS  73 DODGE MONACO STATION WAGON  73 FORD 'A TON VAN  73 FORD '/�� TON 360 AUTO  73 FORD 4x4 CREW CAB  74 CHEV 4x4 ���  '    .    .   .  75' HONDA CIVIC   ' 76 CHEV. VEGA.  75 FORD * TON    .77 DODGE-ASPEN .  PLUS A LOT MORE   '  ABEX USED AUTO PARTS    '  8W-2020  OPEN 9 a.m? - 5 p.m. Mon.'- Sat.  BEHIND PENINSULA .TRANSPORT  67 Malibu 4 dr 283 auto.  Good radiais 2 new winter  tires $700 obo 886-3731   #7  75 special edition Ram-  charger 4x4 318 auto motor  drive -train & body exc.  $3700 obo 886-2469 M     #7  1600 mtr. & trans, for Oat-  sun PU, 1200 mtr. aftrana  for Datsun P0, MGB mtr.,  needs rebuild. Offers on i  all? 883-9342. TFN  1966. Ford   Vi  ton. truck.  Best offer, 885-9969. #8; ',\  Wrecking 74v Vplyoi 6,-.,i.\'/��� 5  engjne. Drive train, leather ,  seats etc:886-2467 #7  M  1972 Ford Cornet 8cyl std., 7  Good condition $700 obo,v  886-7666 .  ��    ,#7 "  1972 VW Super Beetle.; ;  Good* condition. $.1150. ?  886-8218. .'.. #7   ��  69 Javelin 343 4  speed. '  < Real hot - Real sharp ��� Real  cheap. Mike 883-2745     #7 :  76      Hornet'   .wagon,   !  automatic,  good  running  ���"  condition:. New front end.  $1500 obo. 683-9958. Good :  second car . *fl;,'.:  79;red, MGB,  34,000 mi,M  motor & body good shapeM '  Must     sell.     $5500  886-8450. - #8  1967 Ford PU, good bond,  352  runs  excellent,: new  clutch,  brakes,  exfiaust.  $700 886-2673 after 6 p.m.  ���,-#8:;  ;.r;  75 Dodge V* ton van pt.'  camperized, 318 std. good''.  mech cond, rust. 886-2108  I$700obo" #8 -  71 MGB -red, must sell,  3,000 miles on rblt. mtr.,/  snows & new radiais, body;  & trans, good. 883-9342.  ���t TFN ���.  AUTO  ClUuilTO  P-p��R^i  :EXCHANGE. 1 REBUILT .  ALTERNATORS* STARTERS  TROUBLE SHOOTING. A  REWlRiNO  INDUSTRIAL &  DOMESTIC VEHICLES   .  �� MARINE      886-9963  1980Fprd Vz ton6cyl auto  needs motor work, radial  tires $2700 obo 886-8287.  ." ": #8  1976 Ford Super cab V*  ton. 1966 2 ton International. : Call 886-8477: 8  a.m.-5 p:m.; 886-2496 after  6. . . . ,v ,   ... ;#8-  For parts '80 Honda. New;  motor 886-2781 after 4 p;rri.'  /. W  r. K& C Auto Wrecking  iStewart Rd. off Nortri Rd.  Winter: hours: Mon.'Sat.  8:30-4 p.m. Ph. 886-2617, '. ;  TFN.;  ,74 Ford Vz ton 302 auto. ;  New paint & body work  '886-2516 evenings #7 ���  .1971 GMC Vz ton PU $600  or willing to v trade. Ph  .886-9659. #7 Coast News, February 13,1084  10' Coachman camper,  flush toilet, stove, 3 way  fridge, pressure water,  jacks, furnace. 1977 model,  well cared for. 886-7421   #8  11': Vanguard camper, all  util. plus hot/cold water.  Shower/flush toilet, 8 track,  radio, TV antenna. $4200.  Ph 884-5385 #7  i CBC Beachcomber's are  looking for rental accomodations in the Gibsons area. Please call  886-7811 or 886-3710       #8  Quality 3 or 4 bdrm house  in Gibsons or Rbts Ck area  with family or rec room.  Nick Orchard. 886-3710  #8  MM  jiNeed extra cash? Earji  $100 to $200 mth with  Fuller Brush. 885-9468    #8*  Prawn Fishermen, why pay  double for stainless steel?  Ocean Harvest Products  Ltd. now offers standard &  custom designs for  nesting, 3 entrance pots in  mild steel, completely protected by a fused-on  plastic coating. Extends  gear life indefinitely at  minimal extra cost. Ocean  Harvest Products Ltd.,'  Powell River, 485-7514.      ,  #8  CommuhTfyHall for rent ir}  Roberts  Debbie,  p.m.  Creek.   Phone  886-3994,   7-10!  TFN I  HtQQS MARINE  SURVEYS LTD  . _ Insurance Claims  Condition and Valuation  Surveys  Phone 685-9426  _     or 885-3643  Canoe, 17 ft fibreglass with  flat stern $260 firm: Ph  885-5237. #7  15' Sangster 40 hp Merc.  Moorage offers; Viking por  table dishwasher, yellow.  Ph 886-2136 #7  17' cabin cruiser, Merc 470,  VHF, AM/FM, stereo, built-  in fish tanks. $6500 firm  886-9316. #9  12 x 48 2 br. mobile home,  Sunshine Coast Trl. Pk.  $13,500. Phone 886- 9709,  Brentwood mobile home in  good location, priced for  quick sale. Phone  886-8663. #8  1981 14x70 Glenriver  mobile home, 3 bdrm, 2 full  baths, exceptional floor,  plan, $26,500.886-7424   #8  4 yr old 14x70 Manco. 8x12  insul. porch & 160 sq ft  deck. 5 appl & fisher airtight. Loc. in Sunshine  Coast Trailer Pk. offers to  $27,500 886-9047       M   #8  Mobile home 12x50 with  8x40 add. $10,000 obo for  sale or rent 886-7490 or  886-2597. #3  MotorcydM  3  79 Honda XR200R low  hours, never raced, 1982  model. Phone 883-2295.  Best offer.  #7  Honda CX500 dlxe. 24,000  km. Immac cond, manual,  gd tires & gauges. $1600  obo 883-2253 #9  1980 YZ 125, exc. condi  Both  frame &  eng. just  rebuilt.      $700     obo  886-9192. #7  Comm. premises for rent  immed. 1,000-1,800 sq. ft.  Lease basis. Phone  886-8138 or 888-2141. TFN J  WATERFRONT Pender  Harbour 3 bdrm house,  fireplace, wdn firs, high  ceilings, laundry, spectac  view, moorage nearby.  Avail Feb 1.883-9342 #TFN,  Big 2 bdrm. ste. 8. view,  w/w, fireplace, Ig. master!  bdrm. & bin., sundeck,:  betw. Upper & Lower Gibsons near mall. Kids,  smokers, ok. $300.  886-9326.     .. #7  Gibsons,   attractive   4i  room., 1 bdrm. suite, w/w  carpets, new kitchen appliances.  1-2 adults.  No  pets. 885-2198. #7  2 bdrm. older home, partial bsmt., Ice. in Central  Gibsons. Avail. Feb. 15.  $400/mo. Phone 886-3963.  #7  1 br cottage $350/mth, Incl.  fr., St., cbl., TV, util, no  pets. Avail imm. Ritz Motel.  1886-2401 #9  Sm cottage ful. furn. Elec  ht., suit bus. man. $350 mth  incl util. 886-9336 #9  Gibsons Marine Dr. Lge! 1  br. ste. near beach & all  amenities. Great view $325.  886-8035 #9:  Modem 2 bedroom suite, 5  appl., garage, close to mall  and schools. 886-9997.   #9  Would like to share my  place with a workng per-'  son pref. male in early 50's,  clean, quiet, non-smoker. |  Pis. call 886-2956 #7  Beach Ave. Roberts Creek,  brand new 3 bdrm, 2 bath  house on private acre.  Avail for long term rental  end of March. $450. Refs.  req. 886-8284. No dogs   #9  Bright, modern one and  two bedroom suites, rec  room with fireplace, laun-'  dry facilities, upper Gibsons, 922-2556 or 922-7818.  . #9'  3 bdrm plus P & B rancher  on acreage with view,  swimming pool and Jacuzzi, 10 mins from Gibsons.  $450 - Ref. req. 886-7729 #7  1 blk gov't wharf, 2 br apt,  gr level entry, private parking W/W carp, st, fr, exel  view. No pets. 886-8398   #8.  jOne bedroom apt. in quiet  building, neat and clean,,  no pets, mature adults only.    Devries    Building  886-7112. #8  Langdale - 4 bdrms, 2 Whs,  W/W, 4 appl, view, no pets.  $475. 886-2381, 886-9215  aft. 6. #9  1000 sq ft apartment, 1  bedroom, FP, study, sun-  porch, waterfront, Granthams $400.886-8284      #7  Gibsons 2 bdrm home on  acreage with fully self-'  contained 1 or 2 bdrm  cabin adjacent to main'  house available immed.  886-7522 10:30 am to 5 pm.  #7  1 bdrm. trailer avail 1st of  Feb. No pets. $240 mth.  Gibsons North Rd, 2 mi  from amen. 886-9625      #7'  IV2 bdrm house on farm)  NS Quiet 1 child OK  886-9409. #7  1,800 sq. ft. retail space,  exc. corner location.  883-9551, Steve. TFN  Lge. 2 bdrm. gr. level,  Langdale. Ref. 886-8676 aft  6 p.m. . #8  Avail now: 2 yr old  Hopkins, Ig. 3 bdrm, semi  W/F home furn or unfurn  $500 mth. 886-8093 #8  2 bdrm duplex ste. located  in Gibsons. Phone  886-2975. #8  2 furn. bach stes & 1 24ss��  ste for rent,  V*  mi from  Molly's reach on Marine Dr.  Fan view. 886-8208 #8  2 bdr duplex on North Road  1 Vz bath, utility rm, garage,  and storage. Close to  schools and shopping.  Fridge and stove. 886-7625.'  #8  1 br bsmt ste, util., wash &  dryer incl, central Gibsons,i  $300. Avail March 1, 84.'.  886-8281 #8|  Caretaker WF 1 br. $150'  plus duties. Refs. Box 1281  c/o Coast News, Box 460,  Gibsons. #9  Basement suite with view,  1 bedroom, Granthams.  $250 per month, heat and  light included. Phone  886-7802 after 6 p.m.       #8  1   bdrm  suite, furnished,  heat'S "Ught* incl:   Port*'  Mellon   Hwy.   StaJi   H.  885-3211,886-2923 #8  Central Gibsons, 2 bdrm.  ste. & view, W/W, F/S,- pri.  yd. $350886-2940 #8  Lower duplex over 1000 sq  ft, W/W carpets. Heat, elec,  hot water incl. $325. mth.  886-7421 #8  1 bdrm ste W/W, stv, fr,  $275. Central Gibsons.  Phone 886-7525 after 1 p.m.  #8  2 bdrm. upstairs duplex  close to Sunnycrest Mall.  F/S heat & light incl.  Fireplace $425, 886-9862  aft. 6 #3  2 bdrm. house Roberts  Creek, Leek Rd. at Lower  Rd. $300/mth. Stan H.  885-3211,886-2923 #9  Bookkeeping service.'.  Reas. rates, years exp. Call!  Laurel 886-8073 #7!  Tl|e  Ctiiiief^niiiq,  Repairs to cameras  binoculars, projectors ���  tompetitive rates  David Short  Drywall, taping texturing,  repairs, renovations. Free  estimates. 886-7484.      #7  FREE ESTIMATE '.  WORKING DRAWINGS  CONCEPTUAL DESIGN  886-7858  Boy 14, exp. babysit or odd,  jobs. Pratt & Gower area.  886-7573. #7  Resumes, app. letters,  comp. service; typed or  typeset; sing, or multi  copy. Phone 885-9664. TFn  Landscaping and garden  maintenance, ornamentals, shaped hedges trimmed, fruit trees pruned and  sprayed. Phone 886-9294  after 6 p.m. TFN  Fruit tree pruning, roto-.  tilling, hauling away or  gardening needs. Call  Matt Small, 886-8242.     #7  FOR EXPLOSIVE*,  REQUIREMENTS  Dynamite, electrtCe or  regular caps, B line E fyrtf  and safety fuse. Contact,  gwen Nlmmo, Cemetery,  Road, Gibsons. Phoned  886-7778. Howe Sound  Farmer Institute.        TFN  House renovations, decks,  low priced, quality work,  free est. 8864996. #7  Will trade prof. dryw. all ap-  plic. & finsh serv. for what  have you. Workmanship  guar. Joe 886-8583 #8>  Exp.  seamstress  will do  alterations, mending & pattern   sewing,   quickly,,,  reasonably.   Work   guar..  886-7289. #8  Hardwood r-ioors'resand-  ed and finished. Work  guaranteed. Free est.  Phone 885-5072. TFN  Tree Topping  15 years exp in danger free  removal,  limbing,  falling,  etc. Hydro cert. & lowest,  rates. Jeff 886-8225.        #8f  SPRING CLEANING?"  Need a hand? Call  J886-2444 for Sharon or;  {leave a message for Jaynle  '886-7183. #9  Custom cabinets to suit.  Ceramic tile installed. 30)  years exp. 886-7835        .#9.  Will do any work around  your home-yard, wood,  house etc. Troy 886-8693.  #7  House cleaning, ironing, &:  windows. Reas. rates, bon-i  dable,      experienced.  886-9709. #9  THE WOOD WORKSHOP  Cabinetry, Bookcases, Furniture  repairs,   Finishing  carpentry. King 885-2949.  #10  17.  Child Care  Resp. female to sit;for 3 yr.  old in my home, Granthams area. Must, have?  transp. Phone 8-10 a.m.  886-9713. #8  Wanted, reliable babysitter  for 1 yr. old. Full & part  time. 112-266-8131. #9  Reliable babysitter for 2  children, 3 & VA in my  home, Mon-Thurs, 8:30 to  2:30. Ph after 3 886-8669.  #7  Patti Pollack Won!  t i  A couple of weeks ago  when Patti listed the TV and  the guitar for sale in the  Coast News classifieds, she  was automatically entered in  our classified contest.  We're not sure if the TV has  been sold yet, but Patti won  dinner for two at PebbSes  Restaurant (located on Trail  Bay at the foot of Trail  Avenue, Sechelt).  *  ��*  P co*d  e*�� --a**  S��  ��-.��*  <��'? ***&**  ^��:^*co^  **c  PEERLESS TREE .  SERVICES LTD.  ^Topping - Limbing -Danger  Tree Removal. Insured,  guaranteed work. Free  estimates, 885-2109.  TFN,  1. -   Hand   made  wood products.  2. - Hand split cedar  fencing.  3. - Cedar products  for landscaping.  4. - Custom timber  manufacturing.  5. - Post & beam  construction.  886-8371  Congratulations, Folks'  Tills week's winner Is...  Reg & Rebecca Pawliuk   Gibsons  You're always a winner with  Coast News9 Classified  Want your garden dug,,  firewood split, or other odd  jobs done around the  house. Good rates. Peter  886-9843. . #8'  Borrowing or Lending??  Amortization ���. tables  prepared. You provide principal, interest rate, etc. I  provide a statement detailing the month-to-month  breakdown of amounts  paid to principal and interest. $10 plus $1 per page  for the first report, $2 plus  $1 per page for subsequent  reports based on changing  only.the interest rate or the  amortization period.  PHONE 886-7725  Quality int. painting at reas  rates. For free est. call Jennifer at 885-7232. #8  fm  Legal}  LAND ACT'  NOTICE OF INTENTION TO  APPLY FOR A DISPOSITION  OF CROWN LAND  !    In Land Recording District of,  j New Westminster and situated  5 km West of Highland Pt.,  1 Sechelt Inlet.  j Take notice that L. & K.;  {Lumber Limited of N. Vancouver, occupation Sawmill, In-:  [tends to apply for a licence of)  the following described lands: i  Commencing at s post  planted �� 880 m south and 600  m east of the southeast corner  of D.L. 3747, G.P.I., N.W.D. at  the mouth of the existing creek  and high water mark, thence 50  m east; thence 238 m at 5.10*  W thence 265 m In a northerly  direction along H.W.M. to P. of  jC. and containing 1.0 ha more  k-'ilor. less.  The purpose for which the  disposition Is required is log  booming arid storage.  ' L* K. Lumber Limited  John J.T. Clarke  Dated November 22,1983  Fife #2401201  BX. V Yukon  )  Yes, you can earn extra  money in your spare time  as a Regal Sales Representative. Write Regal, 939  Eglinton Ave. E., Dept. 627,  Toronto. M4G 2L6 #7  ' Used for few months, laundromat equipment; 12j  Maytag commercial'  washers, eight Maytag  commercial dryers and'  four Loadstar II dryers,  complete with plumbing,  venting pipes, HW tanks.  Asking $35,000. Harold  Zielke, 836-2835 #7  T.V. SERVICE  Business for sale, central  Vancouver Island.  Business has existed for  about 20 years, well  established clientele.  Great business, great  price. Phone (604)754-1724,  (604)753-0429 #7  Business   Opportunity:  Private - for sale or lease,  fruit stand, garden centre,  grocery store, living  quarters. Prime Hwy No 3  location. Gross sales over  $300,000. Price $90,000.  For sale or lease: 60 seat  : restaurant, fully equipped,  almost new. Prime Hwy No  13 location. $20,000. For  jsale, seven acres prime  farmland, one acre producing raspberries, six acres  market garden, irrigation  included. Hwy No 3 location. Ideal homesite.  $65,000. Contact Rllkoff  Store, RR#1, Grand Forks,  8.C., 442-2510 #7  Big profit from mail order  business. Directory of 600  opportunities. Write for  free details to: West Point  Agencies Ltd., PO Box,  23377, Vancouver-AMF,  B.C..V7B1W1 #7  Excellent business opportunity: Only shoe retail  outlet in Fort Nelson.  Reason: owners leaving  community. Contact  (604)774-6896 days or  (604)774-6874 after six p.m.  .                #7  HOUSEBOAT  For rent, Shuswap Lake,.  B.C. Rates from $475 per  week. (604)836-2638        #7  GIBSONS  On the 6th, 2 male juveniles were  apprehended while they were  breaking into a Sargeant Road  residence. The youths were interrupted by the occupant of the  house.  On the 7th, a juvenile male was  apprehended in connection with  the break and entry of a Hopkins  Landing residence.'The youth stole  money and a quantity of food.  On the 9th, a *Ourham Road  residence in Port Mellon was  broken into and a quantity of canned goods was taken.  A hit and run was reported on  the 6th from the Reed Road and  North Road area. The suspect  vehicle is described as being a small  Datsun station wagon. The suspect  15.   ,  vehicle went through the stop sign  at Reed and hit a 1982 Honda Hatchback.  Vandals set fire to the toilet  paper dispenser and the paper  towel dispenser of the men's  washrQom at the Sunnycrest  Restaurant on the 2nd. Police have  two suspects.  A 14' aluminium boat and a 35  hp Evinrude motor have been  found in Hopkins and can be  claimed by quoting File 84/353. A  car starter was found on the 6th  near Gibsons elementary school  and Highway 101. File 84/337 can.  be quoted.  SECHELT  A break and entry was reported  from the waterfront reserve on the  9th. Casette tapes valued at $80  were stolen.  1.)180 ft private beach. */*  A. Osoyoos, B.C. Canada.  Four bdrms., split level, Ig.  workshop. 75 fruit trees.  Built contractor owner. 800  ft. American Border. Asking $225,000. 2.) 100 Mild  House, B.C. Lg Medallion  home. V* A. Heart Cariboo-  country In town overlooking park & ski area. Main fl.  post & beam cedar. Two  frpls., three lg. bedrooms,  Ig. workshop. Two Ig.  sundecks. Possible in-law  suite. 25,000 shoppers in  area. Hunting & fishing  paradise. Cross country &  downhill ski meets yearly.  Asking $165,000. 3.) In sunny Okanagan. 10.9 A. prime  orchard, over 2000  assorted fruit trees.  $50,000. Machinery.  Cooler, storage shed, barn,  garage, underground  watering system. Six  bdrms. Spanish style  home, unique features. Vz  A. market garden  vegetables.       Steady  ; clientele. Completely  operational. Orchard at it's  best time. Good income.  Asking $435,000. 4.)  Yachtsman delight  .overlooking lake & yacht  club Osoyoos, B.C.  Canada. Six unit condominium on Vz A. Ready  to build second phase six  .unit condo or hotel. Good  income. Year round recreation. 10 mins to US border.  Asking $340,000. 5.) 100  Mile House, B.C. Canada.  :. Fast-food chicken franchise in the heart of  Cariboo. Nurnber three in  sales in over 80 stores in  Canada. Gross sales approx $400,000 yearly.  Financial statements  available. Asking $360,000.  Phone (604)255-7634. Go  Beam Estates, (for all the  above listings.) #7  Sale by owner. Alaska  Highway business plus  lake front property. 6.9  Acres, titled, town power,  restaurant, garage, gas,  diesel, wreckers, campground, showers, good  well. Furnished, living  quarters. Phone.390-2606.  Computer software - For  Atari, Commodore 64,  Vic-20, Apple, I.B.M.,  TRF-80, Colour computer,  Kayprb, T199/4A. Best  Selection. Best prices.  Send self-addressed  envelope for free catalogue  to Micro-Vision Computers, ,2149-B, Bowen  Road, Nanaimo, B.C., V9S  1H8. Please specify computer type. 756-1933.       #7  Discover someone special.  Refresh your social life. Excellent computer/personal  dating service just for you.  Free information: Human  Contact, 818-16 Avenue  N.W., Calgary, T2M0K1  #8  A brighter future for the  physically   handicapped.  Subsidized training program in microcomputer  operation for business. Accessible facilities &  residences. Call Vanlsle  Education Centre,  Nanaimo, B.C., 758-0151 #7  Big farm equipment  receivership auction, Sat.  March 10th. Belarry Farms,  Chllliwack, 48670 Camp  River Road. Near new tractors, cultivators,  harvesters, haying, tillage  and corn equipment.  Details from Paton &  Smith. 854-1059, 946*077.  #8  "Pierre  says  we're  #1"  T-shirts, special collectors  item. $8 plus $1 postage.  Shuswap Community Centre Society, Box 573,  Salmon Arm, B.C., VOE 2T0.  Order for 84. #7  House proud and proud of  it. At Pacific Homes we put  our very best into every  package home. For a quality package home you can  be proud of, write: Pacific  Homes, 20079 - 62 Ave.,  Langley, B.C., V3A5E6 #15  Owner transferred. Five  ibedroom exec home in  {Smithers, B.C. Two baths,  rec room, family room with  fireplace, five appliances,  two sundecks, fully landscaped, paved driveway,  carport. Beautiful mountain view, numerous extras. Five yrs. old. Reduced  to $102,000.847-9174.     #7  Quesnei ��� Very popular  pancake house. Doing terrific business. Netted  $59,000 last six months. All  new stainless equipment.  Return investment in three  years. $275,000. Joe,  112-747-2742. #7  Free 128 page career guide  shows how to train at  home for 205 top paying  full and part time jobs.  Granton Institute, 267A  Adelaide Street West,  Toronto. Call (416)977-3929  today. #7  Malaspina       College,  Nanaimo, offers  technology  programs   in  forestry,      surveying,  ! aquaculture and fisheries,  energy,      electronics,  medical laboratory. Write  Registration     Centre,  Malaspina  College,   900  (Fifth Street, Nanaimo, B.C.  V9R 5S5 for further infor-  fmation. #7  ��� Meat handsaws. Metal  construction $535. Deluxe  model   $649.   Shipped  I anywhere. Taylor Ind. Ltd.,  Box 997, Melfort, Sask. S0E  1A0. Phone (306)752-9212.  #7  Wood Windows, doors,  skylights. Quality at affordable prices. Out of town  orders shipped promptly  Walker Door Ltd. Vancouver 266-1101, North  Vancouver 985-9714, Rich  mond 273*829, Kamloops  374-3566, Nanaimo  758-7375. #tfn  For lease ��� cattle ranch.  160 head range permit,  3000 acres pasture, 100  acres hay field, good  house, buildings. Dog  Creek, B.C., 256-7560, or  Box 340 Lytton. #7  Chicks ��� brown egg layers,  white egg layers, meat  birds. Order early - ship  anywhere. Napier Chick ,4(53^243  Sales, 6743 - 216 St., Box 59  Milner, B.C. VOX 1T0.  534-7222. #9  Registered   Norwegian'  Elkhound pups. Show and  pet quality. Wormed first  shots. 112-832-6557        #7  Acting classes. All aspects*  of show business. Cecilia  Smith 112-988*041. Appearing in 'Showboat',  North Vancouver Centennial Theatre, March 8 -21st.  North Shore Light Opera;  Company. #7  Charters from Vancouver  to Oslo and Copenhagen.  Book now on our direct  charters via SAS, summer  '84. $899 CDN. Scandinavian Travel, (604)435*154.  2260 Kingsay, Vancouver,'  B.C., V5N 3T7. (Subject to  government approval)    #7  '72 Dodge one-ton tow  truck. Complete new front  end, trans, tires, shocks,  springs, brakes. Approx  20,000 on motor. $8000 obo  112-869-2844 days,  869-9623 after six #7  Cafe, buildings, equip. &  land on Main St. next to  tourist campsite. $45,000  or offers. Phone 849-5712.  #7  WeH established  "Domestic Furnace Service" for sale or trade for  equity In property. Excellent income. Good  security. Sunshine Heating  Services Ltd., 6860 Jasper  St., Powell River, B.C.  485-5021 or 485-9227       #7  Attention   Truckers   on  board hydraulic truck  scales by Morrison Scale.  Fully guaranteed  measures to 100,000 lbs.  45,000 kg field installed  from $1995. 695*300. Box  1060, Burns Lake, B.C.    #7  Wanted: Radio Shack  TRS-80 Model III with two  drive disk system. Must be  in excellent condition.  Phone 395-4939, 100 Mile  House. #7  64K computer, fully Apple  compatible from $590. For  home or complete  business systems. Phone  or write Computer Canada  6760-62B St., Delta, B.C.  V4K 4E2. (604)946-7302.  Visa welcome. #7  Get Awayi Enjoy early spring in the Gulf Islands.  Elec. hskp cottages.  Monthly-weekly-daily. Cottage resort, RR#1, Ganges, ���  B.C., V0S1E0.537-2214: #7  Ground floor opportunity.  New York-based perfume  company (now in Canada)  needs perfumers. Career  opportunity. Move to  management. Full time-  part time. We train. Phyllis  Paget, 112(506)37&��881 or  write Box 478, Hartland,  New Brunswick, E0J 1N0.  #7  Well established (13 yrsji  horse rental/boarding  stable. 25 Va acres prime  land, mountain view, river  frontage. Income over  $100,000/year. Two homes,  near Vancouver, much  more.     Call     Wayne,,  J*  0-  ���V.  \  ���i.  if  *���'  ���s  ���J  r  ���*'  : **  ��  if  ���i,  .   .9  :��:  ��'  ��� '���*���  ir.  ��  lift'  #7-  RENT A LUXURIOUS  HOUSEBOAT  Special off season rates. 3,  4, or 7 day rentals.  Shuswap Lake, Sicamous,  B.C., Box 542, VOE 2V0  (604)836-2202. Houseboat  Holidays International   #7  Electrolysis Is permanent  hair removal. Support  local TAPEBC member.  For Information regarding  member In your area, write  to: TAPEBC, 6472-130 A  Street, Surrey, B.C. V3W  7W8. #8  Satellite   Systems   Ltd.,  5330 Imperial, Burnaby,  B.C., V5J 1E6. Complete  satellite packages from  $1595.00. Financing  available, no down payment O.A.C. $29 month.  Dealer Inquiries welcome.  Phone 430-4040. #tfn  Factory   to   you   prices.  Aluminum and glass  4 greenhouses. Write for  free brochure. B.C.  Greenhouse Builders,  7425 Hedley Avenue, Bur-:  naby, B.C. V5E 2R1.  433-2919. TFN  Special ��� Castle Hotel, 750  Granville, Vancouver,  across from Eatons.  Rooms $28 and up, single  or double occupancy. TV,  all services. Reservations  write or phone 682-2661. #7  FUND RAISING!  Does your organization  need $$$ Our products  available wholesale on  consignment. World's  Finest Chocolate, 895  Vlney Road, North Vancouver, B.C. V7K 1A6  984*700. #15  Paddle Fans - The original  fan store. Wholesale and  retail. Free catalogues;  Ocean Pacific Fan Gallery  Inc., 4600 East Hastings  Street, Burnaby, B.C., V5C  2K5. Phone 112-299*666.  Utfn  Downtown Vancouver plus  magnificent harbour views.  Luxury accommodation,  full facilities, superb dining  and reasonable rates. Holiday Inn Harbourslde ��� the  better place to be. Reservations: 689-9211 #11  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  '3  ���j*  i  <t  :�����  5  vf 10.  Coast News, February 13, li994  Coop at Council  by George Cooper  !Guess Where  The usual prize of $5 will be awarded to the first entry drawn which  correctly locates the above. Send your entries in to reach the Coast  News by Saturday of this week, Box 460, Gibsons. Last week's winner was Sherry Whiting of P.O. Box 125, Port Mellon who 'lives at  Avalon Log Sorting' and correctly located the dead tree nearby.  r  Storm Windows  ��� wooden or  aluminum frames  ��� insulated glass  ��� free estimates  Windshields  for trucks and cars Mirrors  ��� custom work for home, business  Hwy. 101 & Pratt Rd., Gibsons 886-7359  r_lni i' i'iTi 111, mm - x^K.-'" m*'MM;^ *; *   *"\ s^l  ��i^M?\^ <R;^|||  The Sunshine ^^^^is^/^^f  Plain and simple  or  with all the frills  for all your  Advertising Needs  contact  Fred, Pat or Jane  886-2622  At its February 7 meeting, council dealt with a mass of correspondence, four bylaws, rescinding of a motion from the previous  meeting, questions from citizens in  the visitors' chairs, and the proclamation of Heart Month by  Mayor Labonte.  Among the bylaws, Number 483  provided for the control and licensing of dogs, superceding the 1976  bylaw. The bylaw was returned to  committee for the reconsidering of  fees for de-sexed canines. The  bylaw decorously defines all canine  pets over six months old as dogs.  Leashes may be no longer than  three metres, and of course, one  end of the leash must be attached,  to the dog and the other to a  human. Dogs may not be parked  within three metres of any travelled  roadway or path - which seems to  put the iron railing at the post office out of bounds. Guide dogs are  exempt from all bylaw regulation.  Three or more dogs may not be  kept by any one owner.  Bylaw No. 487 provides for the  borrowing of up to $410,000 for  fire protection facilities in the West  Howe Sound F.P.D.  The 15 year term of the borrowing means slightly higher annual  payments but over $100,000 less in  interest. Town hall reports, incidentally, that the recent damage  to the new fire truck is covered for  all but $1000 deductible. A bylaw  to increase water rates got first  reading. Domestic rates will be  $5.40 a month, and although the  bylaw includes rates for meters,  there is no likelihood, because of  cost, of meters ever being put in  service for domestic use.  From the mixed salad of correspondence a few selections  follow.  The B.C. Ferry Corporation's  use of 'formidable' and 'excessive'  to describe operational deficits of  nearly $10 million in this region  met with strong protest from alderman Burnside. "There are many  ferries in this province, on the Arrow and Kootenay Lakes, for instance, that cost the traveller no  fare and where there are often  alternate routes by road as well.  ' Yet here where there is no alternate  road route, we pay a high fee and  have restricted service. We should  protest long and loud the excessive  and inequitable tax imposed on us  by way of ferry fares."  Two letters from Small Craft  Harbours Branch disclose that the  Ocean Pearl will have to be berthed  at the new marina since deep-  enough dredging could only be afforded in that area.  "So they dump a new problem  on us", said Mayor Labonte.  . The letter did add that such deep  draft vessels can find moorage in  Steveston. The other letter said  that the dredge could not reach a  two metre depth in certain areas on  the southern boundary of the  marina basin because the bottom is  a "cemented cobble". The letter  suggested that moorage arrangements be organized to make  the marina usable without further  special dredging.  Other correspondence included a  letter from Gibsons Sea Cavalcade  requesting among other requirements the dates 3, 4, 5,  August. The letter was referred to  committee.  FEBRUARY 29,1984  You have just 2 weeks to invest ih your registered  retirement savings plan and use this investment to  reduce your 1983 taxable income.  Cal! me about our ultimate RRSP and how  this tax deduction can work for you.  For personalized service call .       <  LAWRENCE  885-3360  NATIONAL LIFE OF CANADA  Rugby club  heads new  organization  During a recent meeting of the  Gibsons Rugby and Athletic Club,  it was decided by the membership  that some major changes to the  organization were required. The  first change that was made was that  the name of the club would be  changed to the Gibsons Rugby and  Athletic Club and it was decided  that the membership of the club  --4vould,Tbe-thrown-open to other  amateur athletes in the Sunshine  Coast'area, . .    ���' .XXX'  Negotiations   have   now   been  concluded with the town of Gibsons and the Gibsons Rugby and  Athletic Club has arranged to lease  the Armour's Beach Hall to provide clubhouse facilities and as a  base for fund-raising in anticipation of assisting in construction of  a permanent clubhouse, changing  room, and washroom facilities at  Brothers Park at some future date.  Since the Gibsons Rugby Club  was the founding partner in this  new organization it was decided  that the new name should reflect  that   and  the  interest that  the  membership had in expanding our  base   to   include   an   all-round  ahtietic   organization,    it   is  now  hoped  that  other amateur  athletic organizations on the Sunshine Coast will become members  and active participants in the newly  formed organization.  A clubhouse committee has been  formed within the club to arrange  for and organize a plan to allow for  construction of facilities at  Brothers Park. This committee is  made up fo Leif Mjanes, Geoff  Madoc-Jones, Geoff Power, John  Sutherland and Bill Grisenthwaite.  Information regarding the activities of the clubhouse committee  will be forthcoming at regular intervals.  The rugby portion of the club  will begin the second half of their  season with a game against  Tswassen at Tswassen on Saturday, February 4, with the first  home game being on February 11  at 11:30 a.m., Elphinstone School.  At that time the opposition will be  the Capilano Rugby Club. -  [ The Gibsons Rugby and Athletic  Club hope to continue to involve  athletes from the whole Sunshine  Coast area and anyone with questions can contact Bill Grisenthwaite  at 886-7524, Clint Fox, 886-3739,  dr John Sutherland at 885-5426.  PER  ANNUM  2-5 Year Term Deposits  ��� $1000 minimum deposit.  ��� Special rates on deposits over $100,000.  ��� All deposits 100% guaranteed by the  PROVINCIAL CREDIT UNION  GUARANTEE FUND.  ��� Interest paid annually  ��� Monthly interest available at Vi% rate  reduction.  SUNSHINE COAST  CREDIT UNION  Teredo Square, Sechelt  Tel: 885-3255  Cedar Plaza, Gibsons  Tel: 886-8121 V  RR Cedar  RR Cedar  8 RR Cedar  10 RR Cedar  2x4 S&S Cedar  2x6 S&S Cedar  19$ ft.  29$ ft.  39* ft.  59C ft.  $1.99 ft.  39$ ft.  59$ ft.  79$ ft.  89$ ft.  40$ ft.  62$ ft.  SELFSTICK FLOOR TILE  Majestic 95* sq. ft.  Carefree       $1.59 sq. ft.  16' Evans tape $9.99  16 oz. Wood Hammer  ' $4.99  8 point hand saw $6.99  Creosote 4 litre $9.99  /Horrie Care  Wood Stain  Walnut  Brown  Natural  7V4"  Carbide Saw  Blade  40 tooth  $12.99  6 Litre  $10.99  McCulloch Chainsaw  Eled 12"  $79.95  7390-04 B & D Ci re ul ar  Saw  $69.95


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