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 May the wonder ahd magic of Christmas which lights these children's eyes fill your hearts with love and  peace the whole year through. Christmas Greetings and Best Wishes from the staff of the Coast News.  First in Canada  Sechelts set for self rule  by Fran Burnside  In an historic move destined  . tOM;tn^#^h*:r^^  BandTithei"first self-governingIndian band in all of Canada,  Minister of Indian and Northern. Affairs David Crombie  has appointed members to the  12-man Sechelt Self-  Government Transition Team.  The Transition Team's mandate is to develop ways to accommodate the implementation  of the Sechelt Indian Band Constitution, under which the Band  will then function instead of  under the Indian Act. The team  is not working on 'if the transition from Indian Act legislation  to Band constitution can occur,  but on 'how', and is responsible  for identifying and overcoming  problem areas and making or  recommending any changes  necessary to accommodate the  transition.  The triggering mechanism  which will formally begin the  process of transition is enabling  legislation entitled "The Sechelt  Indian Band Self-Government  Act", a four-page introduction  to the House of Commons by  Crombie in mid-January.  ..This act, which applies only  to the Sechelt Band, provides  that when the minister is  satisfied that "the Band administration has the ability to  plan, implement and monitor  the delivery of the programs  and services available to the  Band; an effective structure and  system of Band administration  services, including financial  planning and monitoring, has  been in operation for at least  two years; the Band, from a  review of its annual audits,  maintains apceptable finahcial  practices; and the Band has exercised properly every power  mat na^ bwr^ it  under trie Indian Act;" and  when both the minister and a  majority of the electors of the  Band have approved the Sechelt  Indian Band Constitution, "the  Governor in Council may by  order declare that the Band  Constitution has the force of  law and the Indian Act ceases to  apply to the Band."  The Sechelt Band is already  meeting and even exceeding all  of these criteria. It is presently  the only band in Canada with  the maximum rights of management and control of lands  allowed under the Indian Act. It  has held these rights since 1974,  and has been controlling all its  own finances since 1967.  David Crombie has declared  himself committed to Sechelt  Indian Band Self-Government,  having recognized that the  Sechelts are ready to move forward and have a workable  model of self-government ready  to implement. No other band  will be affected by the Sechelt  self-government proposal.  Once enabling legislation is  passed and the Sechelt Indian  Band Constitution has been  recognized, the transition team  will identify which sections of  the constitution can come into  effect immediately, and by  Order of Council the minister  will name the date whereby  those elections become the law  of the Band. As the transition  team satisfactorily resolves pro  blem areas, additional Orders in  Council will name dates on  ];whicb^3^btt^��i*^n&.^^ the.  constitution will come" into effect.  Band spokesmen anticipate  that those sections of the band  constitution which will come; into effect immediately 'upon  passage of the Self-Government  Act will include those -which  establish the Band as a jegal entity, define the electoral and administration process for the  chief and council; define the  terms of Band membership;  establish financial procedures  relating to the Band's Own  revenues and capital, set out the  Band's budgetary process.  Members of the Transition  Team are Davie Crombie; John  Tait, Assistant Deputy Minister,  Justice Department; B.J.  Veinot, Assistant Deputy  Minister, Finance, Indian and  Northern Affairs Canada (INAC); Owen A. Anderson,  Director General, B.C., INAC;  Fred Walchli, Senior  Negotiator, Native Claims, INAC; Dave Sparks, Assistant  Negotiator, Native Claims, INAC; Sechelt Indian Band Chief  Stanley E.J. DLxon and Councillors Clarence M. Joe,  Benedict Pierre and Lloyd Jeffries; Band solicitor Graham  Allen and Band financial advisor Gordon J. Anderson.  The team's first meeting has  been set for this Tuesday,  December 18, in Vancouver,  where Band representatives will  meet with Owen Anderson,  Dave Sparks and Fred Walchli  to work out a full team agenda  for further proceedings.  Sechelt Indian Band members of the Sechelt Self-Government Transition Team posed for a photograph  with the Honourable David Crombie, Minister of Indian and Northern Affairs, immediately following  his appointment of the 12-man transition team on November 28. From the left are Chief Stanley E.J.  Dixon, David Crombie, Benedict Pierre, Clarence M. Joe, B.C. Director General of Indian and Northern Affairs Dr. Owen Anderson and seated, Lloyd Jeffries.  Financial savings likely  SCRD pushes recycling  School's budget their concern  Parents throng meeting  - Despite the weather a throng  of parents from Roberts Creek,  Davis Bay and some from  Sechelt came to the school  board meeting at Elphinstone,  Tuesday to express their concern about pending staff  changes which will cause disruptions in the school in January,  the middle of the school year.  Roberts Creek Parents' Auxiliary brief was presented by  Marian Jolicoeur and Susan  These representing Davis Bay  parents, brought petitions with  over 100 signatures.  During the discussion it  became evident that the changes  had not yet been decided upon  by the board, but were the  recommendation    of   the  Management Committee and  that trustees were not well  enough briefed to deal with the  issue.  Resulting from pressure from  parents the board agreed to seek  a meeting with Mr. Heinrich but  there was no indication as to  how the immediate problem, to  replace the kindergarten teacher  at Cedar Grove who is taking  maternity leave, with a teacher  already working in the district  because there isn't money to  hire a replacement, will be solved.  The large audience witnessed  the election Of school board officers for the coming year. As  voting for both chairman and  vice-chairman ended in a draw,  straws were drawn between  Janice Edmonds and Tim  Frizzel for chairman, Edmonds  being the winner, and between  Don Fairweather and Jamie  Stephen for vice-chairman,  Stephen drawing the long straw.  The education program  delighted everyone, music by  the  Elphinstone  band  Because of the length of the  education program discussion  of budget problems was cut  short and there is still confusion  as to just what options are open  to the board. Next board  meeting will be Tuesday,  December 18, 7 p.m. in the  board office.  One of the, most interesting  items for discussion at the Sunshine Coast Regional District  board meeting, December 13  was a proposal to incorporate  recycling into the present garbage collection system.  The idea, originally introduced by Area D Director Brett  McGillivray, is not only very innovative, but provides an opportunity for the community,  with minimal effort, to help cut  the presently high cost of garbage collection and disposal.  The SCRD spends about  $300,000 every year to dispose  of garbage, much of which  could be collected and recycled,  thereby bringing in funds. The  current proposal calls for the  distribution of containers to  each household; these are not  expensive, and there is a chance  that a corporate sponsor may be  found for this expenditure.  Every fourth week, instead of  collecting regular garbage, the  collectors will pick up only  recyclable articles; i.e. papers,  glass and metal.  These items will be taken to  depots in Sechelt and Gibsons,  already established, where they  will be sold, with the revenue  going to the SCRD. There will  be initial costs, borne by the  SCRD, the garbage collectors  and by the recycling depots, but  it is hoped that satisfactory contracts and arrangements will be  made.  Because the two depots and  the collection and disposal  systems are already in place  there will be virtually no increase in local bureaucracy;  what will be happening is the  facilitation of what is already in  place.  The Recycling Council of  Please turn to page 7  r  Pay early for profit  Paying your taxes ahead of time can be profitable; the  clerk-treasurer of the town of Gibsons, Lorraine Goddard  has released a report which shows the town paid nine per cent  on pre-paid taxes in 1984 and at the council meeting, Tuesday, December 4 it was decided to continue the practice in  1985.  The town must borrow money to cover its operating expenses, at a current rate of 12 per cent. It is therefore very  beneficial to the town for taxes to be paid early in the year  because it then has to borrow less. Since the current interest  earned on a True Savings Account at the Bank of Montreal is  seven and one half per cent it is also beneficial to the early  taxpayers.  For more information on taxes and their payment call the  municipal office at 886-2274.  Gruntman visits  All CPU Local 1119 members, both past and present, are  invited to a special regular meeting on Tuesday, December 18  at 7:30 p.m. in Gibsons Legion Hall, to honour retired  members and to hear an address by Art Gruntman, newly  elected first vice-president of the B.C. Federation of Labour.  Social hour to follow. Coast News, December 17,1984  Peace on Earth  December 10 is International Human Rights Day and it  is celebrated throughout the world to remind us of the  ideals enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human  Rights.  The Declaration, written in 1948 by John Humphrey, a  Canadian now with McGill University, proclaims among  other things, that all human beings .are born free and equal  in dignity and rights and that no one should be subjected  to arbitrary arrest and detention, torture or slavery.  It also enshrines the rights of all to social and cultural  security, to education, to the opportunity to earn a living,  to rest and leisure. It is a document that has become a  customary law of nations although many of the signatories  have blemished records and in fact, routinely violate these  lofty ideals.  On December 10 in a Vancouver hotel, 300 businessmen  attended a one-day symposium to learn how to attract  Pentagon contracts. For the most part these contracts  would be for the huts and bolts of the world's most efficient military machine; high-tech components, batteries, the myriad little bits ad pieces that make the  missiles fly and the tanks roll.  In this season of goodwill and love might we not look to  more productive forms of investment that will allow us to  grow in security and will lay to rest the spectre of war  which looms so large in these troubled times. To develop  our economy on an armaments base is folly; already the  world spends $600 million a day on arms and what has it  brought us? - Inflation, unemployment, a widening gap  between the rich and the poor, and a generation of  children whose dreams are uneasy, and whose future glows  not with rosy optimism, but with the radiance of nuclear  death.  Let us make our stand for peace in this world at home;  send the war-mongers packing, invest in our own country,  and help thse who need it most. Perhaps we could then  look towards happier times and a peace on earth would  have some meaning.  by Dianne Evans  5 YEARS AGO  In a letter to the editor John Duffie is "puzzled by the  word 'welfare'. It means something evil when it allows a  widow to feed her children, but when it amounts to a  billion dollars and is paid to Chrysler Motors, it's apparently good for all of us."  The Coast News astrologer's general notes for the  week: "Venus moves into Aquarius, a perfect Christmas  transit, indicating strong humanitarian feelings and a  willingness to share,,.forglveend forget." mmm:     /  10 YEARS AGO ;X-":^^>X^->: ���������'  Local political pressure is being placed on oil companies in an effort to have them concentrate all bulk  storage facilities at one single terminal.  The Sechelt Indian Band is interested in seeing the  development of a course on Indian culture in local  schools.  15 YEARS AGO  Coast Cable Vision announces that work has begun on  the erection of both the Gibsons and Sechelt Cable Vision systems.  Fire completely destroyed the home of Magistrate and  Mrs. Charles C. Mittlesteadt while they were on holiday in  the United States recently.  20 YEARS AGO  Gibsons council considers a proposal to put a hotel  and associated marina in the bay below Georgia Heights.  ; Secheit votes two to one against the acquisition of  Porpoise Bay land for a park. The Sunshine Coast area  from Port Mellon to Egmont is faring fairly well under a  record fall of snow.  25 YEARS AGO  A freak windstorm on December 13 brought a large  cedar crashing down on the home of Mr. & Mrs. Frank  White of Madeira Park. The tree shattered the roof over a  room wherein 14 year old Howie White and six year old  Donnie were sleeping, covering the youngsters with  debris.  Land has been purchased in Sechelt for a RCMP "headquarters.  30 YEARS AGO  During heavy rains this week the Port Mellon Highway  was almost destroyed. Every available piece of earth  moving equipment was rushed to the scene and managed to keep the road open.  The Sunshine Coast Kiwanis Club has received its  charter.  35 YEARS AGO  An example of heroism in its most unselfish form was  available in Sechelt last week. Eighty year old, crippled  John Craigson crawled more than 80 yards on his hands  and knees to rescue two small grandchildren trapped inside a blazing home. Flames were rapidly engulfing the  house by the time Mr. Craigson reached it but despite the  leaping flames and his condition he was able to drag the  two youngsters to safety. He was severely scorched in  the rescue.  The Sunshine  CO-PUBUSHEHS ADVERTISING  John Burnside M.M. Vaughan-    J. Fred Duncan Pat Tripp  EDITORIAL Jane McOuat  Fran Burnside DSame Evara TYPESETTING  Zandra Jackson  AnncThomsen  PRODUCTION DISTRIBUTION  Neville Conway Pat Johguon Steve Carroll  The Sunshine Coast 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.p. 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 $35  Musings  John Burnside  Just a few gestures of goodwill would seem to be in order  as the Christmas season begins  to envelop us. Gestures of goodwill in the direction of those  whom for one reason or  another one has stepped on the  wrong side of in the past few  weeks.  First: Mrs. Gail Taylor of  Bowen Island and her candidate  for school board, Pat Tinham.  Mrs. Taylor speaks most ably  for herself on the letters to- the  editor page, page three. We did,  -in. ^.;la$tMMw^-k!^��f  ackriowlrfge "1thev errors 5'tl  Mrs. Taylor alludes to anddii  apologize to her for the consternation caused. There is nbthing  left to do, haying expressed  sincere regret, but to wish Mrs.  Taylor, Ms Tinham, and Returning Officer Joan Rigby the  merriest of Christmases  unclouded by editorial error.  Then, to Mr. Douglas Reid  of West Sechelt who wrote to  disagree with a column I wrote a  couple of-weeks ago about the  gaffes being committed within  range of tape recorders by Conservative and Socred politicians.  Apologies, first, Mr. Reid, for  hanging up on you. I am not  usually discourteous but there  are days which are just too hectic for philosophic badinage on  the telephone and you happened  to phone during the worst of  one of them.  As for the subject of your  call: I would say first that an  editorialist or columnist is not  expected to balance his opinions  with criticism of one party to  equal criticism of another. In  news reporting balance is most  assuredly to be sought, but in  Goodwiil to ali  opinion pieces all you have to be  is opinionated. I would suggest,  also Mr. Reid, that the best  comment made about Sven  Robinson was made by the elder  statesman of the Conservative  party Dalton Camp who, on his  regular appearance on the  Gzowski show Tuesday a couple of weeks ago, referred to  Sven as an 'over achiever',  which I take to mean perhaps  just a little too anxious to make  a name for himself and With  which I would concur. That  ,^sj��c^iu^��rr��r-as, his you ,would  fa" 'i^ua&J>^f^lthe disastrous  economic policies being pursued  by the Bennett government I  can only marvel at.  Incidentally, Mr. Reid, do  not imagine that the apology  means there was no truth to  Robinson's allegations. I  understand him to apoligize for  the method, not the matter. In  fact, on the same radio show  referred to above Dalton Camp,  confidante to three Conservative prime ministers, casually  mentioned that there was CIA  activity in Canada 20 years ago  during the debate on the  Bomarc nuclear arms delivery  system which John Diefenbaker  did not want in Canada. That's  Dalton Camp, Mr. Reid, saying  that the CIA was working  undercover 20 years ago to influence Canadian politics.  When the whole story is written  I wonder if it will be you or  Sven Robinson who looks the  more naive.  Be all that as it may, 1 do  apologize for any discourtesy  and wish you and yours the  happiest of holiday season.  Superintendent John Denley  phoned to point out that the  Deputy Minister of Education  makes $66,000 per annum plus  15 per cent in deferred earnings  which is not $20,000 less than  Denley makes as I said last  week. I am content to observe  that the head of the provincial  system is paid on a par with the  superintendent of a small school  district and I believe that that is  out of line.  I have no personal quarrel  with the superintendent of our .  schools, though I am sure that  sometimes he must so. rj^cejy^,  iti I believe that this entire continent is suffering from  manageritis, top heavy with  high salaried employees. The  best example locally is the  superintendent of schools  because he is our highest paid  public servant - but there is  nothing personal in the matter  and I wish Mr. Denley and his  family the most cordial of  Christmases and the rest of the  school board staff as well.  This does not prevent me  from pointing to the anomaly  that in the school board budget  under educational administration only Denley and Nicholson  and their staffs are computed.  In  every  other  consideration  school principals are referred to;  as administrators and my comments about school administration costs include principals and  their administrative helpers. t;  believe, as Christ said, by their-  deeds so shall you know them.  If someones does  not  make'  his/her living in the classroom  teaching he or she is not a  teacher. If the school budget'  listed   administrators   as   ad-'  ministrators it would give us all'  - including school board staff-a  truer picture. It might add as  much as half a million dollars to  the listed costs of administration.  And so to all a Merry-  Christmas. My Christmas wish;  is that in this age of computers'  we should all better learn to'  utilize the thinking equipment;  that we were born with. If you :  have not challenged one of your  own favourite positions intellec-!  tually in 1984, try it in 1985. A  little up-to-date programming is ]  recommended for the computer <  you came equipped with.  May the message of the"  Prince of Peace get more than;  lip service this Christmastime. '  The world hath need of it.  Maryanne's    viewpoint  Backwater Pond:  The Canoeists  Mot for the fishermen's sake  Do they drop their voices as they glide in from the lake,  And take to moving stealthily on that still water,  Not to disturb its stillness, hour on hour.  So that when at last a turtle, scuttling  Surprised from a stump, dives with a sudden splashing,  It startles them like a door slamming;  And then there is a faint breeze and echo of laughter  Dying as quickly, and they float still as before  Like shadows sliding over a mirror  Or clouds across some forgotten sky  All afternoon, they cannot say why.  W.S. Merwin  Parents must support trustees  by Maryanne West  Why the school board lost its  collective wits last week when  confronted with questions from  the public for which answers  were available and left itself  looking inept and foolish, I do  not know.  I can testify to it being not an  unusual phenomenon for individuals to go completely  blank, but Tuesday night the  darkness seemed to envelop the  wholttgroup.  School trustees and administration have been coping  with fiscal restraint and inadequate funding for almost three  years. Extra meetings have  become routine even during the  summer and have been open to  the public - the information has  been available. The reason the  impact hasn't been felt in  dramatic terms in the classroom  until this time is because of the  board's determination that  everything possible would be  cut first; and that this was a  district which offered its  students a wide choice of  enrichment programs over and  above the basics.  If you think back there used  to be money for inter-school  games, for class excursions, for  swimming   lessons,   even   for  retreats for trustees, etc. There  was the widely acclaimed Native  Environmental  Studies course  at Tsoh-Nye which has gone.  We used to have large inventories, of educational supplies  because it is cheaper to buy in  bulk, these no longer exist. This  district'used to have an excellent  maintenance   policy   for   the  upkeep of its buildings, grounds  and equipment, believing that  keeping   everything   in   good  repair was good fiscal management in the long run. School  upkeep, including janitorial service has been cut back to the  point   where  sooner  or  later  restraint will catch up with us.  In 1983 the board submitted a  "needs" budget to Victoria, including in it monies that  Secretary Mills felt we were entitled to and which were* under  review. It wasn't given the time  of day. Courtenay Burns' plan,  if Victoria will agree might  allow enough funds to put off  the crunch until September, but  Vancouver's idea of running a  deficit only means that next  year will just be twice as bad. If  Victoria allows the board to  borrow money, it's borrowed  against next year's budget and  has to be paid back then.  It's fairly obvious that in the  eyes of politicians and  bureaucrats, school boards are  there to do as they're told, implement government policy and  most importantly to fend off  flak from the community. As  long as we confine ourselves to  periodic delegations (depending  upon whose toes are currently  feeling the pinch) to give the  school board hell, we play  directly into Victoria's hands  and the status quo will remain.  What needs to happen in this  district - as in every other - is for  the community to get behind the  school board to fight Victoria.  The board has repeatedly asked  for support from the community, as well as asking to meet the  current minister. If the minister  agrees to meet our trustees this  time, it's up to us to see that  they have the necessary support.  Not just   for  Roberts Creek,  we'll have to give up our  parochial attitudes and like the  school trustees, we'll only have  any credibility if we go to bat  for the children of the district as  a whole.  We would be wise to do our  homework, to take Trustee  Stephen's advice and decide collectively just what our "needs"  are (as distinct from what we'd  like), so that we can make a  solid, responsible case for our  district, supported by letters,  thousands of names on petitions, by other local government bodies and community  organizations.  We are  fortunate,  all our  schools have a core of devoted,  concerned   parents   already ,  organized, who should perhaps  meet with the board to make,:  sure they understand the current  position and then make plans to ���  support   the  trustees.   They'll  need all the support we can give  them. Oh, and if they resign, as  they   have   considered   doing  when things got  tough,  that  wouldn't help; Victoria would  just appoint someone else to im- *  plement their policy. I. 1   III        I  Agent says Mev��� piece  '  J X  ^Editor:  I Re: , Editdrial Comment,  ^November 26, 1984, "Election  [Oddity".  \ It was with shock and anger  'that I read your editorial com-  fment in the November 26 edition of your paper regarding the  ;recent election for school  ^trustee. Not being a resident of  ���the Sunshine Coast, or a  subscriber to your paper, 1 was  unaware of your comments un-  Itil a copy was sent to me this  Iweek by a concerned Sunshine  ICdast resident. That person has  Jmy gratitude; you have my dis-  Jdain and rebuke.  ��� I have been a resident of  {Bowen Island for 21 years and  {have three children currently in  jour public school system. I have  'been actively involved in school  district matters through the  Bowen Island elementary  school, the Bowen Island Community school association and  She Sunshine Coast School  IBoard since 1972, and am  (presently involved with the  |West Vancouver secondary high  "school parent group and the  ;West Vancouver parent association. As a point of clarification  for you and your readers,  although Bowen Island is part  Of the Sunshine Coast School  District, Our high school  Students are educated in the  West Vancouver School  District. As a parent, I am actively involved in both districts.  Bowen Island takes part in the  election of trustees to the Sunshine Coast School Board, but  we are unable to take part in the  elective process for trustees in  West Vancouver as we are not  officially a part of that district.  There is no opportunity for our  community to be involved in the  setting of educational policies  for our students beyond grades  6/7.  For the past 10 years, I have  been active in our community  affairs and have served as a successful candidate to both the  Islands Trust and the Bowen  Island advisory planning commission, and I have also served  as a scrutineer and an agent for  other candidates, and as a poll  clerk for the GVRDfreturning  officer. Because of njy involvement in both educational and  community affairs, and my personal support for Patricia  Tinham in her candidacy for  school trustee, I became an ac- ���  tive participant in this past election as Mrs. Tinham's agent.  I deeply resent and flatly reject the insinuations and slurs  contained in your November 26  editorial. I am not disputing  your 'opinion' and your right to  hold any opinion you choose, I  am disputing the "facts" as you  presented them in your 'comment'. As there were only five,  people present during the recount at the board office if appears your sources of information were very limited as you  received no information from  the returning officer, from  Patricia Tinham, Bowen Island  Candidate, nor from myself,  Mrs. Tinham's agent. Your  source of information was not  only very limited but very biased and skewed. I find your summary of the election results and  recount to be confusing, jumbled and basically incoherent. I  know Mrs. Tinham and I certainly never intended this election to degenerate into an exercise in dark insinuations,  therefore, I wish to recount the  steps in this process in an attempt to set the record straight.  At the local recount held in  the Sunshine Coast Board office  on November 20, there, were  five persons present: Mrs. J.  Every purchase dj a gift basket  entitles you (o enter our  CABBAGE PATCH  KID DRAW  and you may win Gabriel, pictured  above; He comes complete with a  wardrobe and duffle bag.  Draw to be held Dec. 22, winner announced Dec 23 at  Pioneer Park.    .  Rigby, returning officer; Mrs.  Bulmer. candidate: Mrs. H.  Roy, agent; Mrs. P. Tinham^  candidate; and myself, Mrs. G.  Taylor, agent. All present  agreed before the ballot boxes  were opened on the basis for accepting and objecting to ballots.  It was clearly established and  agreed to by the returning officer, the two candidates and  both agents that all ballots  marked with an X as required  by the municipal act must be accepted. It was also agreed by ali  present that any ballots not so  clearly marked as in the  municipal act would be questioned and placed separately on  the table.  The ballot boxes were opened  and the returning officer held  up each ballot for the candidates and agents to see. The  candidates and their agents then  had the opportunity to accept or  question a ballot. Once all seven  ballot boxes were opened, the  accepted ballots were tallied for  each candidate, the tally was  662 votes for Mrs. Bulmer and  662 votes for Mrs. Tinham. The  questioned ballots remained in a  pile in the centre of the table. It  was then agreed by all that any  ballots marked with an X now  on the table that had been questioned by either candidate  would be accepted if the intent  of the ballot was clear to all. It  was' also agreed that ballots  marked with a tick would be rejected (as the municipal act requires an X). The returning officer rejected an erased ballot,  and both candidates and agents  agreed that the erased ballot  was to be rejected. The ballots  remaining on the table were  counted. The results were - 48  total ballots. Of the 24 ballots  for Mrs. Tinham that had been  objected to by Mrs. Bulmer, 20  ballots were accepted and added  to Mrs. Tinham's count - now  682; of the 24 ballots for Mrs.  Bulmer that had been objected  to by Mrs. Tinham, 20 ballots  were accepted and added to her  total - now 682.  The ballots rejected were four  ticked ballots for Mrs. Tinham,  three ticked ballots plus one  erased ballot for Mrs. Bulmer.  Once again we had a tie - equal  number of votes for each candidate.  The municipal act requires  the returning officer in the  "event that there is an equal  number of votes for each candidate, to declare the election  for one candidate". Mrs. Rigby  declared the election to Mrs.  Tinham.  The most disturbing aspect of  your editorial is your insinuation that the Social Credit Party  and in particular John  Reynolds, MLA, influenced the  outcome of the recount through  Mrs. Tinham's agent. Your  statement is a total fabrication  and in my opinion is dangerously misleading and clearly meant  to reflect on Mrs. Tinham.  I have received legal advice  that your editorial comments  are actionable through the  courts. I do not intend at this  time to pursue this avenue,  revenge is not my motive. Now  that you have the benefit of  Mrs.  Tinham's,  Mrs.   Rigby's  and my comments, I expect you  tOJproceed in a fair and unbiased manner. At the very least I  demand a printed apology to  myself, to Mrs. Tinham and  Mrs. Rigby. Perhaps your next  editorial should deal with the  issue of getting your facts  before going to press.  . ,;;��� My greatest regret is your approach to this issue is your unfair treatment of Mrs. Tinham  and by extension of Bowen  Island. Our ties to the Sunshine  Coast were never natural nor  easy. This episode will do  nothing to improve our relationship. After 12 years of involvement in educational matters with the Sunshine Coast  School Board 1 have never been  more discouraged or felt more  alienated and isolated than I do  at the present time. With budget  restraint affecting our district  and with education in B.C.  under tremendous stress and  strain, this is the least appropriate time to turn on  ourselves and destroy whatever  semblance of co-operation we  were operating under. Our  children need us to join forces  and work together to, ensure  their and our future.  By your very article you have  laid the groundwork for the  type of confrontation you claim  to abhor.  Our children deserve cooler  Coast News, December 17,1984  heads and more enlightened  participants. It has taken a  tremendous amount of my  emotional energy to prepare this  letter, I would have preferred to  direct this energy more productively within the school district.  Gail Taylor  X . '       Bowen Island  ofit page  efettj Cfafolwm  From all of us.  "And you think they do it all For you!'  SALES  Inqli*  THE STANDARD OF EXCELLENCE  IN HOME APPLIANCES  Come in and see our  complete line of  InqlU  PRODUCTS.  ��� STOVES * RANGES  ��� OVENS ��� WASHERS]  ��� DRYERS  ��� REFRIGERATORS  and ��� DISHWASHERS  HARRISON APPLIANCES  SALES & SERVICE  Hwy 101 across from Peninsula Transport 886-9950  WE CARRY PARTS FOR ALL MAKES  '   CLEAN-UP  BOOKKEEPING  SERVICE  PARTS DEMONSTRATION  1978 AUSTIN 'MINI 1000'  Economy commuter. 4 cyl., 4.spd.,  manual, radio, radial tires, sport  steering wheel, runs very well, clean  inside and out.  SUPER SKOOKUM $2275  8V2 FT. OVERHEAD CAMPER  One piece fibreglass roof. Stove,  refrigerator, furnace, porta pot-  ti���good condition on Hi-Jackers! Let  us pop this unit into your truck���head  south for a couple of weeks!  SUPER SKOOKUM $1800  Ask SKOOKUM JACK about ordering a  new truck canopy or sleeper of your  choice. BEST PRICES ON THE COAST.  PRE-OWNED 8V2 ' CANOPY  INSULATED ALUMINUM  with  side  windows  and  clearance  lights. $250.  SKOOKUM  AUTO  Dealer 7381 Sechelt  .the Fast growing  little dealer!  Hotline 885-7512  YOU DESERVE THE BEST  AND YOU GET IT  WITH OUR  RED CARPET TREATMENT!  We've rolled out our Red Carpet for our   1 Q  full line-up of new cars and trucks, 131  and they're yours to lease or buy!  CROWN VICTORIA  LEASE FOR AS LOW AS ��� BUY FOR AS LOW AS  $318 $13,581  LEASE FOR AS LOW AS ��� BUY FOR AS LOW AS  PER MONTH*  PLUS FACTORY FREIGHT  ESCORT  LEASE FOR AS LOW At  $164   $6,985  LEASE FOR AS LOW AS ��� BUY FOR AS LOW AS  PERMONTH'  * PLUS FACTORY FREIGHT  TEMPO  LEASE FOR AS LOW/  $184   $7,985  PER MONTH * * PLUS FACTORY FREIGHT  BRONCO II  LEASE FOR AS LOW AS     BUY  $295 $13,135  LEASE FOR AS LOW AS  BUY FOR AS LOW AS  MUSTANG  LEASE FOR AS LOW AS  ���   BU  $193   $8,385  LEASE FOR AS LOW AS ��� BUY FOR AS LOW AS  PER MONTH*  PLUS FACTORY FREIGHT  LTD  LEASEFOI  $258 $10,963  LEASE FOR AS LOW AS* BUY FOR AS LOW AS  PER MONTH*  PLUS FACTORY FREIGHT  ILEASEFORASLOWAS*   BUY FOR AS LOW AS  $285 $12,413  r . pi ite  PER MONTH*/  PLUS  FACTORY FREIGHT  Now you can  buy or lease the best-  the choice is yours!  WILL NOT BE UNDERSOLD  LEASE FOR AS LOW AS ��� BUY FOR AS LOW AS  $163   $7,185  PER MONTH*  PLUS FACTORY FREIGHT  *48 Month Net Lease-No "Buy Back" Guarantee-  refundable security deposit���licence, maintenance  and insurance extra-no hidden charges-a standard distance allowance of 96,000 km at no extra  cost. This special offer good for a limited time only.  Wharf Road, Sechelt      mdl ��938  885-3281  Buy or lease any of  our '85 model cars  and get Ford's new  5Year Duraguard  Warranty at no  extra cost! 4.  Coast News, December 17,1984.  Join us for  Christmas  crest  MOST STORES OPEN  SUNDAY, DEC. 23!!  Join us for carols with the kids from Cedar Grove elementary  Thursday, December 20th, 7-7:30 p.m.  __*��� j_\       See Santa at  DONT FORGET... Ill CIS Sunnycrest Mall  HAVE YOUR PICTURE TAKEN WITH  SANTA!!  PROFESSIONAL  PHOTOS BY  PierreCardin Dress Shirts....'..' ..32.00  Leo Chevalier Dress Shirts.  .26.00 - 32.00  100% Wool Sports Jackets.  .$145.00  Day's 100% Wool Slacks: ?....... 57.50  100% Poiy Washable Flannel Dress Pants 29.95  Tundra Sweaters Jackets  Leather Fronts 175.00  Wool and Acrylic  Sweaters , from $32.00  Leather Ties     from $13.00  Good Selection of Jackets by Rice  Tali, 2X & 3X Shirts  Men's Dressing Gowns  .$50.00 to $70.00  MANY STOCKING STUFFERS  IF IN DOUBT,  WE ALSO HAVE GIFT CERTIFICATES  Sunnycrest Ctntre, Gibson*  8M-2116  Mik�� your move  wEthStyl*"  ic hard's  mens 'Wear  SANTA'S  HOURS  WEDNESDAY,  THURSDAY, FRIDAY  Dec. 19th. 20th, & 21st  4 pm - 8 pm  SATURDAY  ���   Dec. 22nd  11 am - 4 pm  SUNDAY  Dec. 23rd  11 am - 4 pm  SUNNY  MALLl  "A little bit Country, a little bit City...  the best of both right here in Gibsons!"  SUPER-VALU  TOYS & HOBBIES FOR ALL ACES  SEW MUCH MORE  SUNNYCREST RESTAURANT  CANADIAN IMPERIAL BANK OF COMMERCE  JEANNIE'S GIFTS & GEMS  RADIO SHACK - ADVENTURE ELECTRONICS  KITS CAMERAS  LIQUOR STORE  GODDARD'S FASHION CENTRE  DEE'S FINE CLEANING  VILLAGE GREENHOUSE  PLAYERS' ARCADE  ROYAL BANK OF CANADA  ORANGE-O  THE CANDY SHOPPE  GIBSONS TRAVEL  J'S UNISEX HAIR  THE FEATHERED NEST  PHARMASAVE     .  YOU-DEL'S DELICATESSEN  HOME HARDWARE  DON'S SHOES  INNER SPACE  RICHARD'S MEN'S WEAR  PIPPY'S  TODD'S CHILDREN'S WEAR  PARTY SHOP  HENRY'S BAKERY  COZY CORNER CRAFTS  MINIMUS-3 SPEAKERS  7   watts  '   40-913  ������:���������   19.95  m-   Sale  13.95  FLAV0RADI0S  12-66  .   Reg. 9.95  Sale 6.88  PETTABLE  PORTABLE  RADIOS  RACOON 12-971  PEKINESE 12-967  CUDDLY CAT 12-983  WISE OWL 12-987  TEDDY BEAR 12-989  FROM  15.95  ANTI-STATIC  CARBON FIBRE  RECORD CLEANING  BRUSH 42-112 Rag. 9.95  SALE 4.97  ���i it****  &*^w-**T':  , f&*��M\  White   or Brown  PULSE  TELEPHONES  43-501 or 43-502  Reg. 34.95  Sale 24.95  CONSTELLATION  FINDER 60 2325  17.95  . .*!f����- ������"������"'  CHECK US  FIRST  for stereos, TVs. antennas.  batteries, clocks, headphones.  kits, radios, security devices,  speaker systems, tapes,  telephones, toys, CBs, video  equipment, ,VCRs, watches,  calculators, wire and hundreds of  other items for giving and keeping.  NON-STOP CORVETTE  Ages 4 & up  60-2363. Requires 2 AA batteries  BUMP AND HUH ACTION  REVERSES DIRECTION  WITH EACH COLLISION  ��� ADVENTURE  ELECTRONICS  SUNNYCREST  MALL  GIBSONS  886 7215  <S^4fe*J> Coast News, December 17,1984  BRING YOUR CHRISTMAS  LIST TO US, WE HAVE OVER  35 STORES AND SERVICES  UNDER ONE ROOF!  ���J&  GOTTA  GETTA  SUNNYCREST MALL, GIBSONS  886 3861  tutmrcrmet thtytptng Ctitrm,  * ���*- -  IN STORE SPECIALS ON  SELECTED SLIPPERS  VISA  ft    5  LOOK WHO'S GAINING ON TOUS  Lest the panic be upon y6u - shop PIPPY'S  We .have Christmas gift ideas  for ypu and your special person  Lingerie, sweaters, blouses, dresses...and Gift Certificates  ���> \ <  1      SUNNYCREST CENTRE,  <f����QNS  Where  is taking off.  S&**��MBS��la��^^  Florida Large ��    ma pa  tomatoes   ..:...*9 I .all ��,. .39  California ��    mm P-Q  broccoli  ...kg I .all /<>. .u9  California O    1 O OD  Red Emperor grapes *9��. lo h>..99  California - Premium <f     AO |.f|  jewel yams *g 1 .Oo ^ .hSI  POtatOeS.           ..Wit. Bags fc��nt"  Oven-Fresh Oven-Fresh  chuckwagon.       ._       dinner 1 00  bread Asogmilf 1��*I9      rolls ...Pkg.oti2I .��9  Oven-Fresh Martha Laine  cheese 'n'         -��� m      *,'uit rod  onion bunspkg.oft21.59      cake  7.36^0.99  DUALITY WHEATS  ���'    :   A ������    ������:: ... (   :'������  Frozen G����te *1 AAA      .4      Of)  Young turkeys ...9k9*up....*���Z.84 ,��1*��9  A  Frozen Grade *n   or Utility f*      _m  4* A A  young goose ksZ. I o ,*. .99  Frozen New Zealand ��� Whole or Butt Portion jr.      A j| ffe     ���Ttflt  lamb legs ^4-Dl ,b.*v.U9  Froze'* m Q    AQ  shrimp meat 24o9mpk9.ai��.9  dinner hams k95.49 ,��.2.49  C.O.V. Vz'S  -wmr-m   ������-������.������ ������ *Uj*rftMWMMi M'SBfeft  ��� ^R~*RY~ ^RCBRa *R~P>* j^k.<~R~RsR~R~R~| *? ��  ^'^v^bhhb^-��������������������������? ^ot    ^r . ^ww\ j <P|>^^W^P||PBP^RB|B^;WI|||||y ^ i.**^M��  '���"es 4/1    AA Foremost *     jfl  cat food iro gm J/ I. UU     egg nog       r ;,,,e 1. 19  MoirsPotOfGold -     ��^q Foremost ' __  chocolates 4509m4.09     whip cream 5<wm, 1.29  Mott's  ��� _ Nabob Tradition tfb    4 ft  clamato ���     coffee        369gm3.1S  JUICe       .. ....:.   1.36litre  I -03 3 Varfefles  Royal Aylmer Fancy  paper .. 1Q    tomato ���  tOWelS.  .. ,2 raff I ��� I 9 JUiCe f .36 litre .99  York Fancy Mrs. Smith's Frozen  brussel a to     m-]nce 9 1&R  1 kg Abb I 9 pieS.. ...   680gm ��������"��  ML Seymour  Coke, Sprite,..    ���     dinner for fflft  Gingerale.... x/1 .*!9     dogs       Kwgmt/ns.oo  750 ml bottles ��� Plus Deposit 3 Flavours %   wi*-:;,.:  Coast News, December 17,1984 I MOUNTAIN I  I       VIEW      ��  *  Coast News, December 17,1984  iRS^Ililii^iSi^  883-9327  *  ���8  *  | HOLIDAY HOURS I  Dec. 25  11-3 p.m. -II  SW  * Dec. 26   .   10-5 p.m. #  ft Jan. 1      -    10-5 pm    sj  -��$-��*��:�� *4e~��'4e'{c9le~f':��  *  1985   ���  !E3��XscZsEiE3��  a*rig  by Jeanie Parker, 886-3973  The Roberts Creek Legion is  more than just a place a sit and  drink beer. The Branch supports many local groups and  charities. Last week the  membership dispensed donations of over $4,600 raised  through the Thursday night  bingo.  Over $1,200 was presented to  the Food Bank as this was felt  to be the most pressing need in  the community. Money was  also donated Jto the Elves Club,  SPCA, Roberts Creek Hospital  Auxiliary, Sechelt Pipe Band,  and the Roberts Creek firemen  for the annual Hallowe'en  fireworks.  Drop off your  COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIEDS  at  Seavlow Market  In Roberts Creak  until noon Saturday  ���'A PrlcndBy P.opl* Mae."  <&'fX M-M;"a,2S^lSa  rj '-./><��� ���  ^vv;Vl��B9KH"^lllli' sWT&P* *x,-.  wsw^ y* :Ff*ffffiT^ ?****? 3****** * mt?/";- ^figrr. MM-^mm    -�����.  1  Diesel Engine Rebuilding  Industrial Parts  E.Uvp.r, 883-2616  i*~,"~,a���"���*'  ��������*����*��**��!*  ^^^^SmS^^^S^^itMm^iMiiiiitsiittimim  I  K.r  At tttd time we iwwftl ftfee to (fcmcft  g��i (oft youft continued uippvd aid take  flew epfN^fauttfy fan iwak ffiut a peacefciE  Hotutaij SeadMt owl way affi ywm um\m  come toe in 1985.  Petei  cwiaffi  The Sfaujt  ������������:������������������ :,^:M��m  M..'   'V,    ���    ,v   i     ,V-V  ]  i*.  *<$<����  /n Lieu of Christmas Cards in 1984,  donations have been received by ���  the Pender Harbour Branch of the Auxiliary  to St. Mary's Hospital (Sechelt)  Fred & Evelyn Olson  Bob & Jean Prest & Fami'fy  Jack & Lou Farreli & Family  Henry & Jean Whittaker  Ted & Eileen Alexander  Hilda Clements  Shirley Falconbridge  Nena, Brian & Candi Whittaker  Hilda Treheame  Ken & Caroline Watt  Jack & Jean Dale  Ted & Irene Temple        N  Richard & Lily Jones  La Verne & Bob Richardson  Herb & Jean Wood  Jack & Jean Paterson  Don & Flo Bitzer  Ken & Lil Abbott  John & Elspeth Logan  Rod & Doreen Webb ,  Peg Riley  Geoff & Anne Crowther  Jim & Pat Fraser  Gus & Nell Lillington  Bill & Gladys Brown  Jim & Margaret Causey  Basil & Margaret Shaw  Alex & Margorie Rankin  Mel & Jean Likes  Darby, Silvia Reid & Family  Markle & Myrtle Myers  Biitch & Carol Reid & Family  Frank & Clara Lee  Wilma & Bill Thompson  Bob, Sylvia & Jennifer Thirlwell  Bill & Freda Ewen  Garry & Cheryl Thompson & Fami'fy  Ernest J. Lee  Pender Harbour Lioness Club  Joe & Sheila McCann  Eric & Ethel Edwards  Gilbert & Louvain Lee  Graeme, Bonnie, Lee Ann, Tracey,  Jason & Jillene West  Alec & Louise Berg  Art, Helen & Lee Christian  Tiff & Marion Wray  Bob & Inkle Ford  Duncan & Joan Cameron  Andy & Evelyn Tapio  John, Rosa & Eric Ware  Sunshine Plumbing & Heating  Winifred Course  Ross & Catherine McQuitty  Charlie & Maureen Lee & Family  Gib & Vera Love  Dennis &" Patti Gaudet & Family  Irene Crabb  Billy & Iris Griffith & Family  Ula & Bill Griffith  Bobby & Phil Brodeur  Donald & Caryl Cameron  Ray & Doris Phillips  Dave & Muriel Stiglitz  m  The Legion sponsors the  Ladies' Softball Tean, a kids-  soccer team; and other youth  groups: Navy League, Army  Cadets, Cubs and Scouts,  Brownies, Teen Club, Rainbow  Preschool, Roberts Creek  Parents' Auxiliary, minor football and the boxing club. Money  had already been committed to  sending a student to the Terry  Fox Camp in Ottawa and providing two students graduating  from Elphinstone high school  with bursaries.  LEGION ELECTIONS  Fortunately the Roberts  Creek Legion was able to field a  full slate of officers for its annual elections last Wednesday  although all the positions were  filled by acclamation as there  certainly weren't any extra people to contest the positions.  Returning for his fourth term  as president is Tommy Des  Lauriers. John Bottomley is  first vice-president and Phil  Sheridan is second vice-  president. Dave Richardson, is  moving to treasurer's position  and Pat Parker will take on the  job of secretary.  Executive officers are Chuck  Barnes, Marlene Longman,  Don Van Kleek, and Sharon  Kraus. Accepting appointments  were Jim Whittles as Padre and  service officer and Bill Richardson as membership chairman.  The new officers will assume  their duties January 1 and will  be installed at the general  meeting January 9.  CHRISTMAS CAROLS  There's Christmas carolling  for the kids on the fire trucks  tonight, December 17. The  trucks leave the firehall at 7  p.m.  CONCERT THURSDAY  The school Christmas Concert is this Thursday for those  who have kids in it or just like  to see the performances (both  rehearsed and ad libbed).  MORE CRIB  There will be crib this Thursday night at the Roberts Creek  Legion. Play starts at 8 p.m.  sharp. Everyboby is welcome.  DUES & BOOKS DUE  A reminder to Legion auxiliary members that their 1985  fees are due. Branch members  are urged to pay theirs also by  the end of December. Dave  Richardson's thermometer is  more than halfway to the top  but the fraternal affiliates are  lagging behind.  The Roberts Creek Community Library asks that all  overdue books be returned immediately.  HOLIDAY HOURS We will be closed DEC. 23. 24. 25, 26     /~\  MERRY CHRISTMAS  AND HAPPY NEW YEAR  FROM GIB AND STAFF  NEXT SMORGASBORD DEC. SOTH DONTMiSS FT  Book Now  ��� banquets from ��11.95  ��� dancing  ��� transportation included  ��� $30 room special  Tteu* tyan, 4 Sou ^anfy  ��� favours _^_j  :\  ��� New Year's menu  ��� live entertainment  - Pete Kilgour  ��� 362.50 couple  'How tywi't Owutiyfo  ���   dinner, dance, room,  brunch, pool, sauna, favours  ���   ��120 couple  Tickets available at  Klaus Bakery, Halfmoon Bay Store,  Gibsons Building Supplies, The Press  irs. struthers and a group of grade 7 students from Madeira Park  elementary received, on behalf of the school, an award of $500  from Greg Helen of ICBC for the time and effort put into their  Traffic Awareness Program last year. This is the second year the  school has won the award, and the funds will be put toward com-  puter equipment.  For reservations call:  885-7038  ���Fnw Btomidc photo  proposal  Continued from page 1  British Columbia is most supportive of the scheme; similar  systems are working in Saanich,  West Vancouver, and many  other communities in other  parts of Canada and the USA.  In West Vancouver, for example, there is an 85 - 90 per cent  participation, although the  SCRD proposal is far simpler  and less costly. Although  suspended for 1984, there is also  a yearly provincial government  diversion grant of $10,000  which has been available for  those communities which divert  a certain amount of garbage on  a regular basis.  One of the people interested  in this proposal is Bob Bowles,  owner of the Sechelt Bottle  Depot. He has been working in  the field of recycling for several  years, and sees the process as  the logical way "for garbage  disposal to go in the future. As  land fills become scarce, and  there is a growing concern  about environmental issues,  recycling gives communities an  opportunity to save space and  make garbage pay.  "It's a way to keep money  circulating in the community;  instead of letting your bottles  for example, sit and gather  dust, or end up at the dump,  recycle and you have a dollar in  your pocket. This week," he  said, "a lot of people have  brought in recyclables and gone  off tp the stores to spend the  money on stocking stuffers. In a  broader sense," he went on,  "the community can turn garbage into dollars to spend on  other projects."  ITH SINCERE APPRECIATION OF YOUR  FRIENDSHIP AND GOOD WILL  WE EXTEND TO YOU  Season's Qreetings  AND BEST WISHES FOR THE NEW YEAR 8.  Coast News, December 17,1984  by Robert Foxall  Have you noticed the rather  well filled looks and the. happy  grins on the faces of your senior  friends the past few days? It's  the result of two separate  Christmas dinners held in our  hall on December 12 and 13 and  catered by Car-Lynn Caterers.  The dinners were traditional  Christmas meals most excellent  ly prepared by the caterers and  most efficiently served by the  charming young ladies undertaking this function. The hall  has been seasonally decorated  by our own ladies and the  decorations will be left in, place  for other organizations using  the hall during the festive  season.  Please turn to page 15  'K;��M  COME TO THE  WOODLATCH  and Oil your socks with unique  WOODEN CHRISTMAS GIFTS  Toys, rocking horses, mirrors,  small furniture and chests, plant  itands, towel racks, door knockers  ...AND MORE,  OPEN Mon. through Sat.. 12 noon to 6 p.m. On Henry Rd., above  Gray Beverage Warehouse Phone Santa's Helper at 886-2833.  Waterfront Cottage  FOR RENT  1 bedroom with skylight, windows face sunrise and  sunset. Wood/elec. heat, W/W, fridge, stove, laundry.  Moorage nearby. Spectacular view. Pets welcome.  Phone 883-9342  ALL RESIDENTS  OF THE SUNSHINE COAST  Piease be advised that the Gibsons  and the Halfmoon Bay Refuse  Disposal Sites will be open from  December 22,1984 to January 6,1984  for burnable refuse only.  G. Dixon  Works Superintendent  Sunshine Coast Regional District  ���VE  PUP  SEASONS^  bssr^a^'*  join us for a.  NEW YEAR'S EVE CELEBRATION ���=  Reservations Required  Entertainment - Thurs & Fri.  ������ LORNE JONES  OPEN MON.. TO SAT. AT 9  SUNDAY BRING THE KIDS OPEN AT 1 lAM  Across from Molly's Reach 886-8215  \  The Secfteti campus et Capitena Collage wltr.be open 12:30  to 4:30 p.m. until Oecedbsr 21st. TtieCeotre is closed  Oeeember 22m-J to Jamiarftst. The Centre reopens for  regular hours January 2nd; 12:30 to 7:00 p.m.  Seasons Greetings from, staff and faculty at Capilano  College - Sechelt, Inlet Avenue; 885-S310.,  Dominic Brooks hooks up the licorice reins to his reindeer and  sleigh in the Winter Wonderland created by Chatelech Food and  Nutrition students of Audrey Van Alsfyne for the school's Open  House held in Trail Bay Centere last Friday. Everything used in the  display WaS tO be edible. -FranBumsidephoto  Sechelt    Scenario  Service on Sunday  by Peggy Connor, 885-9347  CHRISTMAS SERVICE  Sunday, December 23 starting at 7 p.m. at the Baptist  Church in Sechelt the annual  Christmas non-denominational  service will be held.  It's a lovely service with singing by the Sunshine Coast  Choristers led by Jessie Gairns.  This is open to everyone and has  become a Christmas tradition to  many people of the area.  The choristers have fine  singers, soloists, duets and full  choir. This group spreads joy.  many places. Last week it was  the Kiwanis Care Home, this  coming week at Shorncliffe on  Monday, December 17 and at  St. Mary's Hospital on  December' 19. Wherever they  are there will be an enthusiastic  SHORNCLIFFE AUXILIARY  EXECUTIVE  In November trie Shorncliffe  Auxiliary held its annual  meeting with election of officers.  The immediate past president  is Frances Fleming; president is  Maureen Clayton; first vice-  president, Jean Whittaker; second vice-president, Kathleen  LeQuime; secretary,,Mary Redman; treasurer, Joan Pheasey.  Standing Committee chairman is yoluntee^co-ordinator,  Margaret Gemmeli; telephone  committee, Peggy Jardine; for  socials and parties it is Estelle  Wilson and Jean Whittaker;  Ways and Means is Phyllis  Morris and publicity Kay LeQuime.  The regular meeting is  cancelled for ' December, the  next meeting will be held in  January, the date to be announced.  SECHELT BRANCH TO  ST. MARY'S  The Sechelt Branch of Sj.  Mary's Hospital Auxiliary held  their annual meeting at the  Wharf Restaurant in Davis Bay  on Monday, December 10 with  something like 65 members present, three of them men, valued  members of this auxiliary.  Spectacular reports were  heard of this past year's  achievements. Followed by  nominating chairman Betty  Laidlaw who presented this  slate of officers, who were duly  installed in a candlelight  ceremony by Peggy Connor.  President, Muriel Hutchinson; vice-president, Maureen  Moorby; executive officer,  Billie .Steele; secretary, Janice  Wallis; treasurer, Mary Banner-  BUT JUST LOOK AT THE OLD BOOT NOW  the  and  pa-  volunteers for  physiotherapy department  for extended care taking  tients on outing.  BETTY KELLER'S  "BLACK WOLF'^  Friday, December 7 Gordon  Wilson put on a very good  reading of the life of Seton from  the newest book by Betty Keller  oneof our local authors, Black  Wolf.  The Bookstore was like a  miniature stage where the audience were close enough to  touch the actor as he enthralled  them with his stories.  Betty made the introductions  of her book and Gordon Wilson  which they have done in Powell  River and were doing the same  in Vancouver at several outlets  for books.  NEW YEAR'S EVE  The Welcome Beach Community Association is hosting a ���*��.  New Year's Eve party at its hall  j ��  on   Redrooffs   Road.   Fifteen  dollars a couple, open to all.  Phone Eileen Greaves for further information at 885-3926.  man; publicity, Kay LeQuime.  Volunteer chairman for the  Sechelt branch, Mary Banner-  man  expressed  the  need  for  St. Mary's Hospital Auxiliary  Sechelt Branch  In lieu of Christmas Cards the  following wish their friends  MERRY  CHRISTMAS  Dennis, Agatha, David,.Michael & John  Rosa &-AI Swan  Eleanor Swan '  Hazel & Graham Craig  Dick & Pearl Kingan  Sheila Poulsen  John & Senta Sciky  Stewart Jacobs  Lee Redman  Pearl MacKenzie  Charlotte Jackson  Larry & Marilyn Jardine & Girls  Betty & Uncle Mick  Phyl & Mindy Moore  Pitt, Peggy, Mary, Margaret Connor  Bob & Beryl Brydon  Peg and Bruce Flumerfelt  Maurice, Peg & Margaret Hemstreet  Morgan & Peggy Thompson  Harry & Doreen Jenkins  Jean & Bert Sherlock  Norman & Maggie Burley  Ruth & Art McGinnis  Tony, Lyne, Jennifer & Trevor Pike  Wes & Eilleen Bystead  Barry & Wendy McDonald & Family  Teodor & Eleanor Brernacka  Alec & Gladys Warner  Bill & Pauline Lamb  Joan & Ken McLeod  Dorothy Parsons  Doris & Dave~ Ashton  Rogers  Frances Travis  Marie & Burt Fox  Bob & Kay Metcalfe ���  Harold & Cay Nelson  Dan & Doreen Currie  Art & Mary Redman  Bill & Joyce Scott  Lil Flumerfelt  Judy's Place & Staff  Harry & Carol Bullwinkle  lack & Mildred Hawkins  Ada Dawe  Elsie & Leo Johnion  Billie Steele  Charlie & Margaret Humm  :'M  ,1  Marie, Ernie & Carol Montgomery*^  . o ���-  Edith Hopper  Dick & Vona Clayton  john & Maureen Clayton  Roy & Phyllis Morris *'������  Florie Clayton  Phil & Marion Goddard t  Henry & Jean Whittaker  Adam & Muriel Hutchison  Jim & Mary Bannermah  Kay Purdy  Kay Lequime  Sheila Stewart  Lottie Luxton  Petef & Molly Smith  Betty Cooke  Eve Moscrip  Mary Goudin  Kay Bennett  Ed & Betty Laidlaw  Lome & Ida Leslie  Kathie Mavin  I  II  To   GIBSONS BUILDING  SUPPLIES  (GIBSONS  LOCATION  ONLY)  Fishing  Supplies  Just in time  for Christmas!  Come in  and  see our  selection  today!  GIBSONS  ' OPEN Man-Sit 8 *m - 5 pm  Sundiy (Gibsons only) 10 jm - 4 pm  Vancouver (Toll Free) 688-6(14  Vi   ivSt?  SUPPUtob  TWO LOCATIONS   sunshine coast highway gibsons   wharf and dolphin sechelt Coast News, December 17,1984  By the end of January there  will be a newly mounted zoning  map of the muncipality of Gib  sons on display at the municipal  offices, thanks to the efforts of  John   Reynolds   and   Fred  I  John Reynolds, Fred Mason and Rob Buchan examine the new  Gibsons zoning map. ���wmmevmis photo  *;.  t:  r-::.  ��  I  >*  V.  (���; ������  i>'  iM  t>  KM  to '  HOLIDAY HOURS  C/osed Dec. 24tA?  Open again on Jan. 2nd  BEECHAM & COMPANY  3RD FLOOR, TEREDO SQUARE, SECHELT  ,885-2254  Winter Driving Warning  Snow Area  Spot Checks  At this time of year and in areas  subject to heavy snow conditions,  you will see special signs requiring  that your vehicle have good winter-  tread tires or carry chains or, in  some case, that chains be mounted.  For your safety and that of other  motorists, these signs are  authorized by law.  Durihgthe next few weeks, random  checks will be. carried out by the  RCMP in probiem driving areas,  more particularly the Hope-  Princeton, the Squamish Highway to  Whistler, the Fraser Canyon, but  including other sections of road on  Vancouver Island and the rest of the  province subject to snow conditions.  The operation will be in conjunction  with the Attorney General's  "CounterAttack" programme and  other police traffic checks. Drivers  of vehicles not properly equipped  may be turned back or charged.  The Ministry of Transportation and  Highways is doing its best to clear  snow and maintain our roads in  winter to make them safe. Before  driving into snow areas, make sure  you have good winter tires and  are carrying chains to make your  vehicle safe.  Be on the lookout for snow clearing  and sanding equipment sometimes  operating in conditions of limited  visibility. Their flashing amber lights  are warning you to use extreme  caution and slow down. Make sure  also that you observe the special  signing if your should encounter it  and please drive carefully.  Province of British Columbia  MINISTRY OF TRANSPORTATION AND HIGHWAYS  Hon. Alex V. Fritter. Minister  4409  Mason. They have researched  each lot in the municipality,  corrected the old maps, programmed all the information,  and completed the first new  map.  "What we've done," said  Fred Mason, "is bring  everything up to date so that if a  new subdivison is made in 1987,  it can easily be added onto the  existing map, without any problems. This map can be  duplicated at any time, if  necessary, with the information  we've left."  "It was very interesting,"  said John Reynolds. "The Bluff  was subdivided in 1910, and it's  been quite a task to go back and  get the information."  Gibsons Planner Rob Buchan  is delighted. "It's a project I  haven't had time to  undertake," he said, "and to  have two volunteers with the  skills to do it is very gratifiying.  "What it shows too, is that  people in the community have  skills they may not be using  ��� now. There are other projects  where these skills could be  utilized; it's real community  participation."  Another exciting innovation  in the Gibsons planning department is the acceptance of grade  12 student, Bruce Hogan, onto  the planning staff as part of a  work experience course designed by Phil Murray, Elphinstone  drafting teacher.  "Bruce is a very talented  young man," said Mr. Murray  in a conversation with the Coast  News. "He's very serious about  what he's doing, but like so  many students these days he's a  bit apprehensive about the  future. This is a good opportunity for him to get out there  and get things going, get a letter  of reference that will help him  get into architecture school.  And he couldn't be working  with better people."  Part of Bruce's grade 12  course has been the designing of  a home, complying with all the  current local building by-laws  and zoning requirements, so, as  Mr. Murray pointed out; he is  very familiar with Gibsons  regulations and this will stand  him in good stead on his assignment "at the plahnmjg1bffie�� He  will be undertaking the duplication of the new zoning map  prepared by John Reynolds and  Fred Mason.  Parkway  alters  plans  Gibsons Planner Rob Buchan  has completed an updating of  the overall conceptual plan for  an area bounded by Stewart  Road, Charman Greek, Shaw  Road and the Gibsons elementary school. He presented his  master plan to the December 12  Planning Committee meeting.  The plan has been minimally  changed to include the findings  of a recent report by Dayton  and Knight on the Charman  Creek Valley, in which a new  "parkway", south of the creek  with future access to the Gospel  Rock area was recommended.  The present Mitten Realty  subdivision, south of the  elementary school has within it  a road which will eventually  provide another link between  the upper and lower areas of the  town, via the extension of  O'Shea Road, according to  Planner Buchan's report.  The council has accepted this  conceptual plan which will serve  as a guide to future development in ihe area.  Office Hours  Our general offices will be  closed on the following days:  Monday, December 24th  Tuesday, December 25th  Wednesday, December 26th  Tuesday, January 1st  Emergency and maintenance crews will be  available throughout the holiday period.  Season's greetings  WE OFFER A COMPLETE DRY-  CLEANING AND SHIRTSERVICE  FOR 2 DAY SERVICE - items must be IN  BY NOON ��� MON. (back by 4:30 Wed.)  WED. (back by 4:30 Fri.) or FRI. (back by  4:30 Mon.)  Furs & leathers require 1 week for  excellent results.  Draperies - we guarantee even hems,  with no shrinkage.  FREE PICK UP AND DELIVERY from  your office or home, - Port Mellon to  Halfmoon Bay - FOR SHUT-INS AND  THOSE UNABLE TO COME INTO OUR  SHOP  ASTRA TAILORING & DESIGNING  1529 GOWER PT RD.  886-2415  A subscription to the Coast  News is a thoughtful gift that  lasts! Available for full or half  year. Phone Lise today at  886-2622 for more information.  HOLIDAY SPECIAL  This special offer is only  available until January 10,  1985.  London from $599 rt.  Charter   flights   will   operate  April 2 thru Nov. 26.  Manchester/Prestwick  from $748 rt.  Operating June 14 thru Dec. 15.  Tax   &   cane.   ins.   extra.  Deposits of $100 must be made  by January 10, 1985.  Call 886-2522 or 886-3381  and make an appointment with  Mike, Mary or Agnes or just  drop into discuss your travel  plans.  WE ARE THE EXPERTS  ELITE TRAVEL  Cedar Plaza 886-3381 or 886-2522  Holiday time is movie time and  when you rent your video from  Kern's it's like a front row seat  every time! Choose from the  largest selection on the peninsula, (over 1160 titles). Best  rates on movie and VCR rentals. Video club membership  only $1 per year.  Kern's Home Furnishings,  Seaview Plaza, Gibsons  886-8886.  -"i  POINSETTIAS $9.95  For a unique and one-of-a-kind  gift that will be treasured for  M      years to come, visit  ,  J   J        SHADOW BAUX      '  ' GALLERIES  COWRIE STREET  SECHELT  (Beside The Bookstore)  885^7606  GIFT BASKETS!  For Everyone On Your  Shopping List  ��� Bath Goodies  ��� Winemaking Supplies  ��� Coffees, Teas, Spices  ��� Candy & Dried Fruit  ��� Lots of  Stocking Stuffers  jl   886-2818     aw  COME IN, HAVE A COFFEE  & WE WILL HELP YOU WITH  YOUR IDEAS  Lower Gibsons  Open 10-5 Daily  Sunday 10-4  II someone on your Christmas list is into  two wheels and an open highway, this is  the place to pick up some equipment and  accessories that are sure to please!  Check our ads in the classified section  of this paper for details on our specials.  See you soon at  Coast Cycle Ltd.  Highway 101, Secheit  885-2030  Christmas wouldn't be  Christmas without lots of fresh  fruits and veggies! Drop in to  day and see our selection,  There's always something new  and different!  GALIANO MARKET  WHARF ST., SECHELT  (Across from Bullwinkles  Glassworks)  SALE of PAINTINGS  HUNTER GALLERY  Lower Gibsons  OPEN 11-4 every day  QUALITY HANDMADE WOODEN PRODUCTS  Wooden rocking horses, butter knives, knitting needles, chairs, egg  cups, jewellery boxes, salad tongs, towel bars, cedar chests, roll top  recipe boxes, handcarved fruitwood bowls & spoons and more; all in  the store warmed by a wood burning stove.  The Country Pumpkin Highway 101 & Martin Rd. Gibsons  WIN FRIENDS & INFLUENCE PEOPLE!  NEED WE SAY THAT OUR QUALITY CHOCOLATES  ARE APPRECIATED BY STAFF, ASSOCIATES,  FRIENDS, AND FAMILY  MAY WE SUGGEST  Assorted Hand-Dipped Chocolates  500 grams $9.95  1000 grams. $18.95  1500 grams.: $27.95  NO   PRE-PACKAGING.   EACH  BOX   MADE  INDIVIDUALLY,  WITH YOUR CHOICE OF _ ~��fi  CHOCOLATES.  MANY OTHER IDEAS.   p��  uveb  TRUFFLES: The Candy Store on the corner of  School & Gower Pt. Roads, Gibsons Landing    886-7522  Open 7 Days a Week 9:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.   Looking for an unusual gift? If  someone you know appeared  in the pages of the Coast News  this year, you can order  reprints in a variety of sizes.  Phone Fran today for details at  886-2622. 10.  Coast News, December 17,1984  but the bringing of love  and happiness to one  another helps bring joy  & peace to all.  ^Merfry Q|if��t mag  & ^Happy oo  One of the recipients of the  Roberts Creek Legion generosity this past week was the Sechelt  Food   Bank,   represented   by  Maria Lwowski. The branch  donated $1,226 and the Ladies'  Auxiliary, $200 to this worthy  cause.  IPast and present volunteers at Gibsons Library were honoured at  | an Appreciation Tea last week. Past librarian Gladys Rorke, left,  J and 12-year old volunteer Pam Spence, right, received certificates  land lifetime library cards, as will former volunteers Lenore Inglis,  p Kitty Morrison, Do Wort man, Kitty Farts, Audrey Martin, Lucy  J Fletcher, Irene Pulchalski and Mona Buvyer. Pam Feichtner (second from right) will take over from librarian Bernadette Buhrkali  ? in the new year. ���FranBurmWcphoio  i.-=h  COJST  NEWS Pholo   K.prinC  3*4 - 3����  5xT- 5����  X* 'tjf ueurcJiofce,     ,  Magic  Show!  I  With.  Cuddles  The  Clown  WED,   ^iH^^r       DEC 19,  THURS, FRI,   o^^T 20&21  AT 7 F,Mv     PRECISELY  Hwy 101, Across from Windsor Plywood, Gibsons  886-3300  CHECK OUR CHRISTMAS SPECIALS  EXTENSION 75W READING LIGHT  .-...' 12.95  52 PIECE Va" & 3/8" SOCKET SET 19.95  TARPS - EXTRA THICK sq.ft. .09  5 + 6 PIECE KNIFE SETS 8.95  10 PIECE KNIFE SETS.  16.95  SILVERSTONE STONEFORGE 7PC POT & PAN SET 69.95  LOG CARRIERS 6.95  FALLERS GLOVES A Pair 2.00  ASSORTED AIR TOOLS GUARANTEED FOR 1 YEAR,  AXE & SLEDGE HICKORY HANDLES 6.99  KITCHEN FLOOR MOPS 6.95  ARGUS'110 POCKET CAMERAS.'....' 12.95  20 OVART CANNERS. 12.95  MEN'S BLACK LUNCH KITS 4:95  POTTERY WINE COOLERS 6.95  CLOCK RADIOS. 29.95  Also  ANTIQUES ��� APPLIANCES ��� GARDEN SUPPLIES ���  HOUSEWARES ��� BOA75 ��� HAND TOOLS ���  KNIVES ��� CAMERAS ��� BAND SAWS* TABLE SAWS  AIR TOOLS ��� HOME AND CAR STEREO  Merry Christmas!  .inwii* i.JKl&��e���1.~���  Coast News, December 17,1984  11.  3in���� ft  In a conversation with the  Coast News, Maria Lwowski  told of the difficulties experienced by the Food Bank in  Sechelt, where they have no  place to store the food donated  by the public, nor any place out  of the weather from which to  distribute it.  At the moment Hackett Park  is the site of distribution, and it  is very inconvenient when it is  cold and wet. This situation has  been a problem since May when  they were obliged to leave their  previous location; the two  freezers owned by the Food  Bank are presently located in a  volunteer's basement.  "We are feeding 90 families a  month," said Mrs. Lwowski,  "from single people to our  largest family of eight. There's  been a big increase in single  mothers with young children,  and also of younger people.  Everyone must show evidence  of need, but some of those who  are not eligible are still certainly  needy.  "Young people, who in happier times may have gone home  to live with their parents can't  do so, because their parents are  in the same boat," said Mrs.  Lwoski.  ; What the Food Bank needs is  a small secure space, perhaps 12  feet by 24 feet in which to store  the freezers and food, and  which could serve as a distribution point. There is no money  with which to pay rent, so the  organization is looking for  some kind person with space to  Channel  spare and the means by which  to donate it. Next Wednesday,  December 19 is distribution day  at Hackett Park, from 1 to 3  p.m.  Quality, used lumber, bricks, windows, lights, plumbing, etc.  g�� & B USED BUIU9ING WSATERBAL.S  11947 Tannery Rd., Surrey  eWON0A*fC>SATURDiAV *50e<��f3fl~l  We also buy used building materials    Seec  oast  Video  -GoO  bette*  Ten  December 19 & 20  Wednesday & Thursday  7:00 p.m.  1. Coast Classical Dance.  Students from Verity Purdy's  dance school visited the studio  and performed several dance  specials.  2. Coast    10s   Almost   Live  News Report.  On location in the mall River  Light interviews Santa Claus  about this year's Christmas.  Tammy Henderson reports on  one of Santa's helpers on location in the toy workshop of Tim  Knight in Langdale.   \  Back in the studio, Aaron  Howe anchors this first in our  new series, "Coast 10's Almost  Live News Report-",!...  3. Truk Islands.  Local physician, Dr. Stan  Lubin, worked as the only doctor on the Pacific Islands, Truk,  during a choleria epidemic. Bert  Nelson asks him about his ex  periences.  ��$J��** Spir^  TDK 120  Video Cassettes  2, 4, 6 Hoar  2 for $25.49  6 for $68.95  10 for $99.75  TDK SA90  Audio Cassettes  10 for only  $34.99!!  TRAVEL  IRON  ELECTRIC SHAVERS  A201N  D Light Travel Mini Spray Iron  l". 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Coast News, December 17,1984  WE WILL BE OPEN THRU THE HOLIDAYS  EXCEPT CHRISTMAS BAY, BOKING  AND NEW YEAR'S BAY.  Dec. 17 - 21���9 am - 8 pm  Sat. Dec. 22���9 am ��� 6 pm  Sim. Dec. 23���10 am -5 pm  Christmas Eve���Open til 5 pm  We reserve the right to limit quantities.  December 31  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  Nallev's  chip  dips  ...225 gm bv9  Assorted Varieties  Palm  butter  .454 gm  2.39  California  (kg 1.08)  California  SWEET POTATOES  California  BROCCOLI  California  YAMS  (kg 1.30) lb.  (kgl.52)lb.  (kg 1.08) lb.  .59  .69  .49  2.19  Our Own Freshly Baked  pies  Mincemeat, Pumpkin, .Apple and  other assorted varieties  Our Own Freshly Baked  dinner  1.29  buns  Pkg. of 12  EXTRACT A WA Y ^^ry  Cleaner 4 hrs. - $15.00  plus cleaning solution  Phone 886-2257 to reserve it.  Green Giant ���    ^  corn .79  Cream Style 398 ml - Niblets 341 ml  Purina Cat Food  Tender  VlttleS 500 gm 1.55  Alcan  foil  wrap        25xi* 2.09  ^h0:^Qi!fx Bhappe  24-300 ml Any Flavour     1 2-850 ml Any Flavour  $6.49 + Deposit $6.99 + Deposit  bars   Bick's - Sweet  gherkins  onions  ............lOOgm i  Dressing j^Mar        ^  Stuff-n-sucn^?1.0!  170 gm - Assorted Varieties  Country Harvest  Ct3CliBTS      250 gm 1 119  Aurora * Medium Pitted  ^Qu& i  Powdered Detergent  Sunlight  Diet or Regular  6 litre  4.99  or  .375 ml  1.79  Pepsi, 7-Up, Coke,  Sprite & Gingerale   750 ml-1/ 1 ��� HrSI  Plus Deposit  m First of all  a high enery trip for people in need of energy. These will also  keep the small fry munching happily. They're even simple  enough for the not too small fry to make themselves, while  the rest of you rush around in your last minute Christmas frenzy. I stole this recipe from an old Robin Hood booklet - and it  is very good.  Chocodiles  2'/z cups flour 'A cup shortening  t V* cups brown sugar 1 egg yolk  ���A teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon vanilla extract  Vz cup margarine 1/3 cup crunchy peanut butter  1. Place all ingredients in a mixing bowl and mix at a low  speed until mixture is sort of combined. It will look  crumbly.  2. Press into two ungreased 8"x8" pans. Bake at 350�� for 25  minutes. Cool in pans slightly.  3. Spread with crunchy topping.  HBP Boohstore  Crunchy Topping  I cup semi-sweet chocolate pieces  Vi cup crunchy peanut butter  '/z cup coconut  4. Melt chocolate and stir in peanut butter and coconut.  Spread evenly over base and cut into squares.  Secondlly, if you think your waistline is suffering try a couple  of the following salad mixtures.  1.2 cups shredded red cabbage; one grapefruit, segmented;  a teaspoon grated orange peel; a little French dressing.  2. 1 cucumber, thinly sliced; 1 cup diced raw mushrooms; a  little olive oil, lemon juice and liquid honey.  3. 2 cups grated cabbage; Va cup diced celery; 2 Japanese  oranges, segmented; 'A cup peanuts; coleslaw dressing.  And thirdly, if you feel the need to really indulge try this  fudge recipe: *  1 tablespoon - generous - Golden Syrup  150 ml. Nestle's cream  2 tablespoons Instant coffee  2 tablespoons boiling water  1. Grease an 8" round cake pan  2. Using a deep saucepan melt the butter  3. Add the sugar, syrup and milk. Dissolve over a low heat,  then bring to a rapid boil. Stir to make sure the mixture  doesn't burn. When it reaches 235��F - soft ball stage,  remove from heat.  4. Dissolve instant coffee in boiling water. Stir into fudge.  5. Beat fudge until it becomes dull looking and pour into pan.  Cut into squares while still warm.  If you don't want coffee, omit it and try one of the following:  1. Va cup chopped crystallized ginger.  2. I tablespoon sifted cocoa powder.  3. "A cup chopped glace cherries.  Coffee Fudge  2 tablespoons butter  886-7744  Corner ol School & I  Gower Point Roads [  BACK IN STOCK!  The  Anatomy  Colouring Book  $13.95  Mon,-Fri., 9:30-6:00  Sat., 10-5; Sun., 11-4  For over  12 years we have  been in business  Try us  Serving tne  Sunshine Coast  Seaside Plumbing Lid.  886-7017  ���^2S23EE22  CANDY STORE   ['���$(    ft  886-7522 A  Gingerbread  House  Contest  CLOSES AT NOON  FRI. DEC. 21ST  Between the Hunter Gallery and  the NDP Bookstore on Gower Pt. Rd.  10:30-5, 7 dayt a week  2 1/8 cups white sugar  Flowers  & Gifts  Deliveries  across the1  Peninsula  and  around  the  world  Medical  , Clinic,  Hwy 101!  '886-2316  Have a wonderful Christmas.  Nest Lewis  "REAL WIN  %<*�����  OP _^ ��*  tfi  nM  &  .vNS  <S  if*  1.   Fill Out & Clip  2.   Attach Your Sales Slip  Return to Ken's Lucky Dollar  Draw to be made 5 p.m. every Sunday.  Name.  Tel. No.  L  Postal  Address.  $50 Grocery DraW Entry Coupon Coast News, December 17,1984  A  Grade I~Tk  Frozen Young  TURKEYS  (kg 3.06) lb.  A  Canada Grade -T^k  Beef - Inside Round  BARON OF BEEF  (kg 6.59) lb.  1.39  2.99  BULK CHEESE SALE  $2.99 lb. - $6.59 kg  Canadian Medium Cheddar  German Butter or Farmer's  Mozzarella  Danish Cream Havarti  New Zealand Edam  Fletcher's Ready to Serve  Bone In  SMOKED HAM  Fletcher's Smokehouse  or Black Forest  HAM   C*O.V.-1/298  (kg 3.06) lb.   I ��� wSf  Shank Portion  (kg 7.69) lb.  Fresh - Hand peeled Overlander - Garlic or Polish  SHRIMP MEAT SAUSAGE   (kg 17.6D m. 7.99     RINGS   3.49  Delnor  vegetables     1.19  300 gm - Assorted Varieties  Minute Maid  orange  JUlCe 355 ,n/1.39  375 gm ea.  Idahoan  POtatOeS     156 gm 1.09  Scalloped & Au Gratin  Flower dale Orange Pekoe  163 60's��-m��}3  Christie's Crisp W Chewy  cookies     5   ^.89  2.75 [  Christie's  crackers        1.19  Wheatsworth 300 gm - Ritz 250 gm  Old Dutch  Liquid Detergent  Sunlight  500 ml  1.19  Colonial  cheiddar cheese  erettes     1.49  ��� 17S gm  ^.200 gm i39  E.D. Smith  pumpkin pie  filling        ^   1.29  Caesar's  caesar  cocktail    ^   1.69  WASTE BASKETS  by Judge  Yellow only. Regular price $4.99.  SPECIAL  PURCHASE  PRICE  $2.49  Irish Spring  deodorant  soap  .285 gm  1.69  THERMOS BOTTLE  by Aladdin  Unbreakable, wide mouth. Eat out  of it, drink out of it. Keeps hot,  keeps cold. Polyurethane foam insulated. Regular price $5.29.  SPECIAL  PURCHASE  PRICE  $2.99  1  a"  Let us renew the spirit of peace and joy in our hearts.  The entire staff of  Ken's Lucky Dollarwishes  to extend to all our friends and customers  a warm and wonderful Holiday Season  and a prosperous New Year!  REAL WIN  w  iGIIISOXSl  IFISIII   MARKET!  .Gibsons  K.L.D. Winner  # 225  Mrs. Synnot  Gibsons  $50 Grocery Draw Winner  Order your  :���    Live  Lobster  now.  Deliveries  Tuesdays & Thursdays  t^pen 7 days a week  Show Piece  Frames  Merry Christmas  and  Happy 1985  Come to us for last  minute gift ideas.  Fine Art ��� Posters ��� Ceramics  Above the NDP Bookstore  886-9213  Girl  SGtrys  Hair Salon  Thinking of Something  .Special for Xmas?  Try a  GIFT CERTIFICATE  for a beauty service and  give a gift that's good  for both of you.  886-2120  Variety  Deii and Health  Jfoofos  PITTED STEWING  PRUNES  Special  10 ib.  886-2936  \  #* 14.  Coast News, December 17,1984  STEAK PIZZA & SPAGHETTI HOUSE  Special Menu  NEWYmR'SEVB  4 p.m. -1 a.m.  Includes Lobster Tails, Crab Legs,  Rib Eye, FilefMignon, & Prime Rib  Please call for reservations  886-8138  ������ Holiday Hours ���  Closed Christmas Day  and New Year's Day  Cedar Plaza  Hwy 101, Gibsons  886-8138  Theyeoro small group of Americans and Russians  set out on the greatest adventure of them all.  To see if there is life beyond the stars.  2010  ROY SCHEIDER  JClik-  STARTS DEC. 26TH  GENERAL  WARNING:  OCCASIONAL COARSE  LANGUAGE AND SWEARING.  S.C.F.C.O.  TWILIGHT THEATRE  Phone 886-2827  ���For your Entertainment���  Mori:, Tues., Wed.  Dec. 17,18, 19  LORNE JONES  Undercover review  by Betty and Perry KeSler  It's not too many years ago  that your friends could tell you  were really "on your uppers" if  they caught you (kinking Canadian wine. Noboby^ but  nobody, ever drank the Canadian stuff if they could afford  anything else. But times have  changed. Canadian wines are  winning prizes at hornet and  abroad, and it's now considered  quite sociaUyiji to serve them at  the most elegant banquet. John  "'Schreiner, the author *M3��._T1ie  World of Canadian Wine says"  the change/ began when this  country's grape growers started  to plant premium grape  varieties and the wineries  developed the technical competence necessary for good wine  making. But it wasn't until the  Canadian consumers' wine  preferences became more  sophisticated that they began to  seek out the new dry table wines  that the wineries had learned  how to produce and the change  was complete.  Most of Schreiner's book is  devoted to short histories of this  country's wineries and to a  description of their products,  but he also includes chapters on  the great champagne label war,  Canadian prohibition laws, and  the history of viticulture in  Canada. But the handiest part  of the book for the would-be  host or hostess with a restricted  budget and no time to run  around sampling a couple of  dozen wines in order to find one  good one is the wine guide at the  back of the book. In  alphabetical   order,   Schreiner  gives a run-down on every wine  produced in Canada today. Of  course, you won't find them ali  in your local store, but if it's in  the store you'll find it listed in  the book. This is a tightly written book with few wasted  words, not the kind you'll take  to bed on a rainy night, but a  reliable companion in the kitchen.  If you like your drinks  somewhat sweeter and you're  willing to expend a little time  and energy to get them, then  you'll find Carmen Patrick's  Making Dquteurs at Home a  good investment. First issued in  1982 and now reprinted, it's a  handy little book that takes the  guesswork out of making 42  different liqueurs and even tells  you how to serve them with  style.  Naturally, with all this drinking, you're going to want a little  something to eat, and we've  found some dandy recipes for  appetizers in  James Barber's  newest collection, Mushrooms  Are Marvellous. The jolly man  you've seen perched on top of  the mushroom in the TV ads  has  included  such  delightful  finger food as mushrooms ar-  rabiata, poor man's escargots  and marinated mushrooms, all  great eating when you have a  glass in hand. There are no  complicated or terribly demanding recipes in this book, and  Barber's breezy style and excellent illustrations will make  you look at the mushrooms in  the produce shop with a new  glint in your eye.  The   World   of   Canadian  At the Twilight  The film 2010 is the brainchild of Arthur C. Clarke, one  of the best known and most admired authors of science fiction  novels and short stories, as well  as science fact literature. He  weds his first hand knowledge  with a fertile imagination to  create stories that bristle on the  edge of reality.  Clarke conceived of the com-X(^  munications satellite in 1945, an'M  idea that the world has since  become dependent upon for  much of its television and  telephonic communication. The  author of more than 50 books,  some 20 million copies of which  have been printed in over 30  languages, Clarke is also a past  chairman of the British Interplanetary Society, a member  of the Academy of Astronautics, the Royal Astronomical Society, and many  other scientific organizations.  In 2010 he picks up where he  left off with 2001 A Space  Odyssey, a much acclaimed  1968 film.  The year is 2010. Among the  moons of Jupiter, an enigmatic  black monolith orbits in silence,  its age, origin, composition and  purpose unkown. All that is  known is that it exists���and it  has claimed astronaut David  Bowman, the commander of  the American spacecraft  Discovery, for itself. For nine  years, it has confounded our  science and religion.  Now, a team of Soviet and  American scientists have united  aboard the Russian spacecraft  Leonov on an expedition to investigate this hautning interloper. Before their epic  journey to Jupiter is over, they  will witness a cosmic miracle,  one which will transform their  perception of man and his  destiny in the universe.  And for all time to come,  2010 will be remembered as the  year we made contact...  2010 plays at the Twlight  Theatre beginning Wednesday,  December 26. Phone 886-2827  for times and further dates.  Thurs., Fri., Sat.  Dec. 20. 21. 22  D-RAIL  Thurs., Fri., Sat.  Dec. 27. 28, 29  DOUBLETIME  with PAUL TOSH  ��� SPECIALTY BAB ���  This week - Let's support our local volleyball  teams. Come and enjoy the festivities at the  cedars.  Our MOUNTAIN FM RECORDING session was so successful they want us  to do it again; and we will be able to oblige. Join us Saturday, Dec.  22���you'll love it. All welcome.* ���  CHEAPSKATE DAY is working.  Come out this Wednesday and  see for yourself.  le.  SOUP & SANDWICH SPECIAL DAILY  only $2.75. You can't beat it!  BARON OF BEEF & SEAFOOD BAR  for Friday - Lunch and Dinner.  Saturday - Dinner. It's delicious!  ' CHRISTMAS SCHEDULE���  DEC. 24- 10 AM-6 PM  DEC. 25 - CLOSED  DEC. 26-2 PM-12 PM  THURS., fri:, sat.  DEC. 27, 28, 29  REGULAR HOURS -10 AM- 12 PM  DEC. 31 - NEW YEAR'S EVE  10 AM-3 PM  JAN. 1 -11 AM-2PM  JAN. 2 - BACK TO NORMAL   SATURDAY BREAKFAST   10 am until noon  $1.99 - still the best breakfast in town.  v?.  --,!&  Pr  N^  Ye<*r'!  D<*y  _-"!!  fjgtf  Ye*  *=*���-* <*2Si  ;0veh  CH  m��e %��i  tf��*  ;v��\  HO0SE^WElCOME  te^l  ���BoogSSSv  Vetv-veTy ..j  ww*n -    tfv����wish'al  *��*l��t��m. #*J  Sort**  .fc  8tope��  till  3:00 �������"  (Cdctea��-  &erieS  ot  B\ue>  abetfte5  vjjV  vtVv  -^?  ��MS  \  v*  fa"  fa*  *#  FOOD  ish,allm9h.^  ^ *����****  1o&&  at*c  Vtetf*  ot  ^s  v*  q}<  ,**  >*e  VARIETY _ONtV$2^5each  SNACK PLATES  MEAL - " Pm-Stort the yCaf �� a  ���^, < A Baked Ham with Scalloped  Roast   Beef   &   Baked   n  Potatoes, Salad & Roll.     $4.75 each  Sp^ialtyBar - All Night -  aftce       o  * *sess*��n  ��* yea* **>���  Ij^ere  k*c-  :r2P]  Gome and enjoy the festivities'at the cedars.  Wine   by   John   Schreiner,  Douglas and Mclntyre, $19.95.  Making liqueurs at Home by  Carmen Patrick, distributed by  Gordon Soules, $5.95.  Mushrooms Are Marvellous  by James Barber, Douglas and  Mclntyre, $9.95.  gij ' MS  1 Christmas .  I.  Greetings!!  f  �����:���:  i would like to thank all of my friends on the Sunshine Coast for their  support and patronage throughout the year.  May all the best the season has to offer be yours!  A sincere thank you also to my staff, Wendy, Toni, Hope, Sherri,  Joy, Denise, Michael and Faye. It is indeed an honour to be associated  with you all.  Dietmar  UPERSHAPE  HAIR X3 SKIN  ^ CARE  TANNING  '   CENTRE  owrie    Street  Sechelt  885-2818  (Zafoviet  WHERE EVERY NIQHT19 A SPECIAL MIGHT  TRIVIA NIGHT: Every Tuesday,    this week  is our Special Christmas Trivia  WITH JERRY SOLOWAN - Powell River's Music Man  LADIES NIGHT: Every Thursday, this week  featuring "CHAD"  FRIDAY & SATURDAY    "^'^ 7bnfy"  HOLIDAY HOURS  Mon. & Tues. Dec. 24th & 25th ��� Closed  Reopens Boxing Day ��� Wed. 26th  NEW YEAR'S EVE PARTY Open Party  Live Band ROCKIN HORSE, Party Favours,  Midnight Snack TICKETS %10.00/person, On Sale Now.  The Staff and Management would like .to give 5 big  cheers to all who party with us.  NEW YEAR'S HOURS 9 - 2  SORRY FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE ON LASTSATURDA YS  ADVERTISEMENT FOR A SO'S NIGHT.ON DEC. 1STH. OUR  50's NIGHT WILL TAKE PLACE ON SAT. JAN. 12TH  (PRIZES FOR BEST COSTUME)  '       * ��   *   OPEN  MOIM.  tHRU  SAT.  7 p.m.    2 p.m.  Next to the Omega Restaurant  886-3336  Singing in praise  of this joyous  season, we wish  one and all its  brightest  blessings.  Don't forget to make  your reservations  for our special  NEW YEAR'S EVE  DINNER!  CLOSED  Dec. 24th - Christmas Eve  Dec. 25th - Christmas Day  Dec. 26th - Boxing Day  anT>$  j  Restaorccmt:  Hwy. 101, Gibsons $86'-7828  Sunnycrest Restaurant closed  Christmas Day and Boxing Day Coast News, December 17,1984  15.  New Year's Eve  Special Four  Course Dinner  Main dish:     Stuffed barbecued  goose and/or roast beef  included  Midnight:       Champagne  $i��<J per person  Live Music with  Steve White  Reservations  Call 886-8632  OPEN DEC 25 & JAN. 1  FROM 8 PM TO 4 PM  wwwwi ROBERT BURNS NIGHT **vww  January 19, 1985  L.A. to R.C.L. #109 Gibsons  Music HARBOUR LITES  Legion Hall, Gibsons  SOCIAL: 6:30      DINNER: 7:00  TICKETS AT LEGION BAR $12.50 EACH  or phone 886-9304, 886-3817  It tooiTawnileT but Albert the Mouse finally learned from thegood childrenof Gibsons elementary that  Christmas means giving, loving, wishing, sharing, helping and thanking when he went to their Primary  Christmas Concert last week. _Fran ���urnsidt.ph(II(,  Jade Mace fff/t\  Restaurant  NEW  SUNDAY LUNCH  CHINESE SMORGASBORD  $5iOO each   12 p.m. - 3 p.m.  Open 7 days  Hwy 101, Gibsons  886-2433  Plays for children  S  RESTAURANT    \  CHRISTMAS DINNER  By a crackling fire, Choose your dinner  APPETIZERS ��� Seafood   Cocktail   in   a   Coconut ��� Clam  Chowder or Squash Soup ��� Caesar or Spinach Salad  NEW ENTREES ��� Roast Beef with Baked Potato, Veggies  and Yorkshire Pudding ��� Roast Duck A L'Orange with ,Wild  Rice ��� King Crab Legs with lemon garlic white wine butter and  choice of Vegetable    m. v  DESSERTS ��� Chocolate  Cake ��� Hot Apple  Pie  with  Ice  Cream or Baked Alaska  ONLY 24.95 FOR YOUR CHOICE  Dinners include Coffee or Tea and Fresh Bread  LIVE ENTERTAINMENT DEC. 23RD WITH  TOM MORRiSSEY  OPEN Dec. 20th to 23rd then closed for holidays  Reopening January 10th 1985  In the Bonniebrook Lodge, Gower Pt. Rd., Gibsons. 886-2887  The Suncoast Players will  create an evening of theatre for  the child in all of us on  December 22 at the Roberts  Creek Hall starting at 7:00 p.m.  The evening will be informal  and set up primarily for little  people, but will also have  several treats in store for adults.  Several pieces of theatre will be  featured including mime,  scripted work, music, and  dance, and the ever popular im-  provisational theatre antics that  Sechelt  Seniors  Continued from page 8  After the dinners we were  entertained by our own Sixty-  Niners who in their own inimitable way gave us a program  of Christmas music in which the  audience joined enthusiastically  when the choruses were being  sung. The two days were an excellent start to what will indubitably be a very Merry  Christmas.  You may ask, why two days?  Therein lies the answer to why  we are working towards a new  and larger hall. We were 70  guests at the Wednesday dinner  and 101 on Thursday. We could  not possibly have accommodated that total in one sit- X  ting.        ,.-,���;>  There were two outstanding  happenings during the second  day which I must mention. The  first was the outstanding rendition by Patty Miller of "If I  Loved You" and the other was  the return of our beloved Connie Wilson to accompany the  Sixty-Niners.  I want to close by apologizing  for my errors of omission and  to wish all my" readers and all  seniors a very Merry Christmas  and a most Happy New Year.  Gibsons Legion Branch #109  Friday & Saturday  Dec. 28th & 29th  Knight  Shift  in The Lounge  Members  And  Guests  Welcome  ilMl  Phone Jake at  886-2417 to  book Parties,  Banquets and  Wedding Receptions  The Legion  kitchen is open  Monday thru  Saturday  12 Noon - 8 p.m.  For Hall Rentals call  886-2411  Merry Christmas to all  Legion Members & Patrons  U  Membvm & Guests Welcome  ���MtafeMllMMUBariB  iiirm*Wiriiriw)iiMt��iiiiii��iMiiiiii*iii��iwiiirti  had so many children enthralled  at the Arts Centre a few weeks  ago. The concession will feature  the best of Christmas baking by  Players members, juice for the  little people and drivers, and a  hot mulled wine.  The ticket price for this evening of family fun is $1.00 for  children under 12 and over 65  years old, and $2.50 for the rest  of us and are available at the  usual outlets. Don't miss it, it  promises to be fun  DON'T WAIT  ANY  Phone now to have your  FURNITURE AND  CARPETS  STEAM CLEANED for  Christmas or New Year's.  The only professional method  that has proven  customer satisfaction.  Ken Devries & Son  Floorcovering Ltd.  Hw,  -id'   G.tisops  886-7112  CD  s;  (^      ROBERT'S CREEK B.C.  ^ 865-9321  WELCOME 1985 with us in our  warm & cosy restaurant in picturesque Roberts Creek.  Music, dancing and good food on NEW YEAR S EVE  BOOK NOW TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT-  1      H<)T  &   COLD  HORS  D'OEUVRES,  'THE INCREDIBLE SEAFOOD  .     PLATTER', OR FILET MIGNONy GRAND MARNIER TRIFLE, CHAM-  '   PAGNE  PARTY STARTS AT 8 PM  WE ARE OPEN CHRISTMAS EVE  Also last Sunday of every month ETHNIC BUFFET December 30 ITALIANO  January 27 MEXICANO  GIFT CER T1FICA TES A VAIL ABLE  FOR RESERVATIONS & INQUIRIES 885-9321  TOWN OF GIBSONS  HOLIDAY HOURS  MUNICIPAL AND MOTOR VEHICLE BRANCH OFFICES  Closed - December 25, 26, 27 and 28  and January 1, 1985  GIBSONS SWIMMING POOL  Monday, December 24  (NO EARLY BIRD)  Fitness  Kids Special  Noon Swim  9:00a.m. -10:00a.m.  10:00a.m.-11:30 a.m.  11:30a.m. -12:30p.m.  Tuesday, December 25  Wednesday/December 26  POOL CLOSED  Thursday, December 27  Parents and Tots  Noon Swim  Fitness  Public Swim  Cantor  10:00 a.m.  11:30a.m.  12:30 p.m.  5:00 p.m.  7:00 p.m.  11:30 a.m.  12:30 p.m.  1:30 p.m.  6:30 p.m.  9:00 p.m.  Friday, December 28  (NO EARLY BIRD)  Fitness  Seniors  NoonSwim  Public Swim  9:00a.m.-10:00a.m.  10:00 a.m.-11:30a.m.  11:30a.m.-,12:30p.m.  4:00p.m.-' 5:30p.m.  Public & Length Swim      6:00 p.-m. -  7:30 p.m.  Saturday, December 29  Sunday, December 30  Public Swim  Family Swim  Public Swim  1:30 p.m.-  4:30 p.m.  1:30p.m.-  3:00p.m.  3:00 p.m.-  4:30 p.m.  Monday, December 31  Tuesday, January 1  POOL CLOSED  January 2 to January 6  Regular Hours Plus Three Additional Swims  Wednesday, January 2  Everyone Welcome  5:30 p.m.-   7:00 p.m  Thursday, January 3  Everyone Welcome  3:30 p.m.-  5:00 p.m  Friday, January 4  Family Swim  5:30 p.m. -  7:00 p.m  : s  i  i  I*  *.  i.  ��  r  II  U  Is  t  t Coast News, December 17,1984  Tf.  It took fancy footwork and a great team effort that left more than  one player soaking wet from sliding into puddles, but at last a  heroic effort put the ball between the posts at Madeira Park  elementary last week. -Fr.nBu���*ie photo  Panasonic  just slightly ahead of our time.  PC26K57R  26" Deluxe Colour TV  $1,200  PC 26K15  26" Remote Control Colour TV  $998  PC 2043  20" Remote Control Colour TV  $699  PC 2013 ^  20" Colour TV  '        v  $539  PC 1403  14" Colour TV  $419  RC6610  AM/FM Stereo Clock Radio  $149  RQ 2103  Cassette Recorder/Player  $44.95  RX1490  AM/FM Radio with Cassette Recorder  $85.95  R0J52  Sterw Cassette Player  $44.95  RC6050  AM/FM Radio  SUNSHINE COAST T.V.  COWRIESTREET SECHELT 885-9816  "Aftor the SALE it'�� the   SERVICE that counts "  by Bud Mulcaster  In the Classic league Joe  Bellerive rolled a 304 single and  a 900 four game total and in the  Swingers league Margaret Fearn  a 304 single and a 659 triple. In  the Gibsons 'A' league Pete  Cavalier a 312 single and a 679  triple and in the Slough-Off  league Nora Solinsky a 304  single and a 746 triple. Gary  Tourigny took the pot in the  Ball & Chain league with a 329  single and a 666 triple.  -A couple of 700 triples; Marg  Williams a 246-714 in the Wed.  Coffee league; Irene Rottluff a.  278-720 and Bev Drombolis a  282-734 in the Slough-Off  league.  We would like to wish  everybody a happy and safe  Christmas and New Year's.  Other high scores:  CLASSIC:  Marge Iverson 263-899  Barb Christie 259-913  Gwen Edmonds 276-975  Gerry Martin 272-907  TUES. COFFEE:  Edna Bowden 294462  Nora Solinsky 264469  SWINGERS:  Grace Gilchrist 260-666  Jim Gilchrist 223416  GIBSONS 'A':  Pam Swanson 253-645  Jim Knowles 292-648  Freeman Reynolds 236474  WED. COFFEE:  Kitty Casey 239422  Marion Reeves 234438  Hazel Skytte 242440  Tara Rezansof f 183-451  Scott Hodgins 160-406  Adam Bothwell 160-414  Eli Ross 157-143  JUNIORS:  Natasha Foley 195-528  Craig Kincaid 216-521  Chris Lumsden 216-522  Mike Hodgins 228-538  Riding  results  The Timber Trails. Riding  Club held their annual year end  awards banquet on December 8.  The recipients for Hi-Point  Awards were as follows:  . English 13 arid under, Jodi  Custance; Reserve, Jade  Boragno. XXX"  English 14 to 18 years, Sonya  Reiche; Reserve, C^e^r-took.  English &iiipr^i^ie/White;  Reserve, Lisa Tondp.k.  Western 13 andimder, Tanya  Tymchuk; Reserve, Sjpbhan  Cairns.  Western 14 to 18 years, Cok-  leen   Cook;   Reserve,   Anissa  Lambert.  Western English, Diana Star-  buck; Reserve, Caron  Hayward.  Rider Over Fences, Jade.  Boragno; Reserve, Sonja  Reiche. m  Halter Horse (donated by  Sonja McFestridge). .Halter,  Doc's Stevador; Reserve,  Who's Who tied with Great  Gretzky. Games, Colleen Horvath; Reserve, Colleen Cook.  All Around Rider, Jade  Boragno; Reserve, Sonja  Reiche.  All Around Horse, Elkandy;  Reserve, Pumpernickle Sage.  The Sportsmanship Award  was presented to Sarah  Puchalski.  Thank you to everyone who  participated and helped out at  our shows and for making 1984  such a great year. See you next  year!  Tfee   oioii   wed   mm%Mw&   o{  wibke&y* a ucty Mtewttj Ctofmad and  Happy wi Heafiityj (985: j*���, aS & HU9h  CHRISTMAS HOURS:  Wednesday, Dec. 19 9 to 9  Thursday, Dec. 20 9 to 9  Friday, Dec. 21 9 to 9  Saturday, Dec. 22 9 to 6  Sunday, Dec. 23 10 to 5  Monday, Dec. 24 9 to 6  Christmas Day, Dec. 25 Closed*  Boxing Day, Dec. 26 Closed*  Tor emergency pharmacy services call 886-2045  INDEPENDENT  PHARfflACIES  Open Fridays  till 7:00 p.m.  Open Sundays  Noon to 5:00 p.m.  Maxwell's Pharmacy  R.R. #2, CEDAR PLAZA - GIBSONS, B.C. VON 1V0 - PHONE 8868158  SWUGH-OFFS:  Marie Fox  Eve Worthington  Gsrolyn McKinnon  BALL & CHAIN:  Gloria Tourigny  Sue Whiting  Ron Atcheson  PHUNTASTIQUE:  Orbila deios Santos  Esther Berry  Wally Dempster  Mel Buckmaster  SECHELT G.A.'s:  Margaret Fearn  Mary Lambert  Herb Russell  Len Hornett  Norm Lambert  BUCKSKINS:  Doreen Dixon  Herb August  YBC:  BANTAMS:  Michelle Casey  228-621  238-639  248-643  248-640  235-650  253-646  255-604  254-613  272405  280-633  214-551  214-572  191-538  245-568  226422  282460  262432  157-106  THI GIBSONS SI!��!* CMJB  B.C. Ferries  Coast Hw  Coast Industries  Super Saving Store  The Press  fa  Hie Town of Gibsons  Gibsons Meat Market  Gibsons Weight Room  Big Mae's  Royal Canadian Legion Br. *109  IV.W. Upholstery & Boat Tops  Drop off your  COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIEDS  at  Books A Stuff  Secheit  until noon Saturday  "A ff-twMHy a����opl�� Mma"  School District #46 & Maintenanse Dejrf.  AN&AU  THE SPECTATORS WHO SUPPORT US  HOPE TO SEE V0U AU M19851  tVOAST NEWS Photo   Reprint?  Any published photo or your  choice from the contact sheets  3x 4-3-  5 x 7 - 5"  8x10-8"  NEED  AN  IDEA??  Come on in to  TRAIL BAY SPORTS  for everything from  stocking staffers to  boat trailers!  Something  for everyone  on your  list!  YES  We are open  Sunday Dec. 23rd  10:30 a.m. -4:30 p.m.  We Have Over  997  GREAT GIFT  IDEAS!!  EXERCISE  Weightsets - ON SALE  Benches  Home Exercise Unit  Rowing Machines  Excercyles  Ankle Weights  SKIING  Gloves:  Adults & Childrens - ON SALE  Goggles & Ski Glasses  Sock & Glove Liners  Wine Skins  Gaiters  STOCKING  STUFFERS  Socks, Darts  Tennis Balls  Handwarmers  Tidebooks - 1985  Hockey Balls & Tape  Golf Balls ($2.99)  Swiss Army Knives - ON SALE  Softballs & Baseballs  Sweatbands  HOCKEY  Gloves  Sticks - Tape  Jerseys  Cooperalls  Bags  TOTE BAGS  Sport Bags - ON SALE  Pack Bags  Tennis Cases - ON SALE  Hockey Bags  TENNIS  RACQUETS  BADMINTON  ON  SALE  DART  BOARDS  ON  SALE  MUSTANG  Floater Coats - ON,SALE  Floater Vests  Boat Cushions  Cruiser suit - ON SALE  New - Fisherman's vest  CLOTHES  Ocean Pacific - "OP"  Nike, Adidas  Marathon & Brooks  Shapes  BICYCLES  Beginners - ON SALE  BMX - ON SALE  10 Speed - ON SALE  Mountain - ON SALE  Pumps. Horns & Bells  Reflectors & Flags  Carriers & Bags  Lights  FISHING  Rods & Reels - ON SALE  Tackleboxes - ON SALE  Hook Sharpeners  Rod Holders  Fillet Knives  Berkly Fly Line - (Free $50 reel)  Downrigger -  ON SALE  Fly Tie Kits  MARINE  Boat Seats - ON SALE  Waterskiis - ON SALE  Compasses  Tachometers  Depth Sounders - ON SALE  8 Day Clock.  'With Ship's bell - ON SALE  GUNS  22 Rifles  Air Rifles  Air Pistols  Winchester Commemerative  Gold Plated Model 94  GIFT CERTIFICATES AVAILABLE  TRAIL BAY SPORTS  Traff Ave; & Cowrie  SECHeLtv8B5-25,T2 Coast News, December 17,1984  17.  Gibsons Garden Club members, left lo right, Stu Metcalfe, John  pVood, Dory Anne Robertson and Kay Wood, plant bulbs at  'Pioneer Park: Chamberlin Gardens donated the bulbs and the town  ;bf Gibsons the fertilizer and peat moss. It's something nice to look  forward <o in the spring-time. -!>��,,.**��..* ph���n,  Gibsons deals  With full agenda  very detailed and extensive,  several options are offered for  the construction of the seawalk  proposed along the Gibsons  waterfront. Planning committee  chairman Alderman Ron  Neilson, who was unable to attend the meeting, did forward  his suggestions as to the standard of construction to be  followed.  Alderman Neilson's suggestion is for crushed limestone  with timber edging (railway  . ties), with electric conduits  buried for future street lighting,  lt will be known in the next  week or so if a Canada Works  grant has been obtained for the  work, and the amount of the  grant will determine how much  of the seawalk can be completed  at this time.  The report also indicated that  large rip-rap is no longer required as protection for the  foreshore interceptor since the  building of the breakwater, and  offers several suggestions for  improvement. Work will begin  on this and other downtown  revitalization projects early in  the new year.  The council was unfortunately unable to grant a home occupation/business licence to L.  Sweder and Jacquelin Brown  * who had wanted to retail their  homemade clothing from their  home which is on the old  '"'' Westhorrie Garage site: Because"  the landlord has had the property rezoned to commercial/hotel  it is impossible for the town to  grant such a licence although  the council was very sympathetic to Mr. Sweder's plea.  The projected business is just  the kind of undertaking suitable  to the downtown area near the  marina, and the zoning is the  only obstacle. However, it was  pointed out to Mr. Sweder that  it would be possible for he and  Ms Brown to manufacture the  clothing at their residence and  then to retail it from a  neighbour's property or some  other suitable outlet.  There were several items of  interest on the agenda at the  December 12 Gibsons Planning  Committee meeting, including a  [review of the Centennial  '86  ��� project,   a   proposed   list   of  i federal projects for the coming  ! five   years,   the   Dayton   and  I Knight    foreshore   interceptor  i protection report, and an ap-  | plication for a home occupa-  | tion/business licence.  J    Gibsons Planner Rob Buchan  ; calls the design for the Centen-  ' nial '86 complex proposed for  !��� the area adjacent to the Gibsons  I pool and winter club "pleasing"  < although   he   expressed   some  s concerns   about   traffic   flow.  ? There are two exits, one onto  ��the highway and one possible  I exit onto Davis Road.  ]    "This   is  worrisome,"   said  ( Planner Buchan. "the area has  | been subdivided and it is un-  i suitable to have heavy traffic  } flow through such an area. It  ; should   be   closed   to   such  | traffic." Planner Buchan went  j on to suggest that a possible exit  I onto Mahan  Road would be  l more suitable but would have to  '> be approved by the department  \ of highways.  ; In response to a letter receiv-  { ed from Ray Skelly, MP, dated  j November 6, Planner Buchan  ! has suggested several projects  ; which would be eligible for  ' federal, aid, and ^yhich: vyill be  ' forwarded "To* the "MP. These  ��� projects include upgrading the  |Gibsons/Sechelt airport; a  ��breakwate- at Armour's Beach;  | the upgrading of the sewer  v treatment plant, the storm  Jdrainage system, retention  j: ponds, etc., the water system ���  ?and reservoirs; the stationing of  , a 'rescue vessel' in Gibsons; and  ! various park developments including a campground for  ; recreational vehicles at the  ?south end of Brothers Park.  The foreshore interceptor  : protection report prepared by  ; Dayton and Knight has been  .received by the planning com-  ?mittee. In this report, which is  College offers  office training  ' A full time office training  program is being offered by  ^Capilano College in Sechelt  beginning in January 1985. The  course runs five days a week  Ifrom January 7 to April 26.  ? This office technology program offers all the skills  jnecessary for work in today's  jmodern office. Special emphasis is placed on developing  proficiency in the use of elec-  ���tronic equipment. The student  jwill work with sophisticated  ���word processing, data process-  ting and multi-plan spreadsheet  ���software.  In today's demanding job  market, employees must have a  wide range of skills. The College will teach you bookkeeping, payroll, and record keeping  skills to prepare you for this  market.  Registration for the office  technology program is limited,  and only a few seats are  available. A meeting is being  held at the Sechelt campus in  December to discuss information about the course. If you  wish to attend this meeting and  be considered for the course,  please call us at 885-9310 before  that date.  /tHOOUttCWty  CINDV  STEPHENS  &o& xpmed 04ift 4fa$  (faulty twxdet' t&U fo invite fan  <ou4Co*twt& & frUuuU to. v��&& fan, tit  the Gibsons (iris & (uys Salon  T (beside the Omega) fa oil tfate  \   Actfv & tuUi cane steeds.  Phone 886-2120  #1  s is bus  Gibsons Food Bank coordinator Kasandra Harfield  appreciates citizen support for  her organization, but she finds  it uncomfortable to ask for contributions. "We need them,"  she admits; "but the provincial  government should be fulfilling  this need."  She claims jobs and adequate  benefits are the real'need. Her  information shows one in six  persons on the Sunshine Coast  is reliant on human recources in  some form or other.  The Unemployment Action  Centre (UAC) provides space  for the Gibsons Food Bank.  Priscilla Brown, coordinator of  the UAC says, "people are  generous,, but 1 want them to  ask themselves, why so many  are dependent on the stop-gap  measure of the Food Bank?"  In addition to running the  Food Bank, Harfield is actively  involved with groups attempting to pressure the provincial  government to end the necessity  for emergency food.  She gratefully acknowledges  the contributions of people who  keep the Food Bank operating;  clerks at Super Valu, the  Hospital Employees' Union,  ��� ��� ���  Elves near  Hamper  CUPE, the ferry workers,  .Henry's Bakery and Variety  Foods.  Other groups like the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce employees are contributing to the Food Bank  rather than exchanging gifts  among themselves. The  Thanksgiving hamper donated  by the Gibsons elementary  students shows the depth of  thoughtfulness in the community.  "This generosity," Harfield  says, "bring homes the contradiction between community  giving and the provincial  government's tight-fisted indifference."  Harfield invites food donations at the UAC above the old  firehall. Cash contributions can  be sent to Community Services,  Box 1065, Sechelt.  Day  Hamper Day is approaching  (December 22) and the Elves are  busy at the drop-off depots,  sorting the food items and  wrapping the gifts donated for  the Christmas hampers.  Our stocking draw will be  made December 22, and the two  lucky winners will each receive a  stocking of toys valued at $100.  Thank you for your donations and Merry Christmas to  vou all.  OPEN: Sunday, December 23 Monday, December 24 till 5 pm  CLOSED: December 25, 26, 27, 30 & January 1  BUSINESS AS USUAL: December 28 & 29 & 31  efuj CUmimm h M  FROM THE GANG AT  Gibsons 886-B141  SlchtH 885-7121  GIBSONS  ��r ���   ���*.  OPEN Mon-Sat 8 am - S pm  Sunday (Gibsons only) 10 am - 4 pm  Vancouver (Toll Fre��) 68B-EB14  t f  BUILDING SUPPLIES^  TWO LOCATIONS   sunshine coast highway gibsons   wharf and dolphin  sechelt  OPEN UNTIL 9 PM  fHUtfS: AND FRL  ;i>U(Vl  Tri* Photo  OPEN  SUNDAY  DEC. 22  GUARANTEES LOW PRICES FOR A PHOTOGRAPHIC CHRISTMAS  DURACELL  BATTERIES  "AA"  4-Pack  *3"  KODAK VIDEO  TAPE  "Buy 3 and get  1 Free"  Effective cost per tape  Only    $  8.  75  PENTAX  K10OO  with 50 F20 Lens  A durable interchangeable lens camera  at an affordable price.  ���219"  Cash Only  PENTAX  PINO  A compact 35 mm  camera, with built-in  flash and a sharp 38 mm  lens. Case included.  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A unique gift for only  **10 Long Distance Gift  '129*  Certificates included in  the price.  ���Cash Only.  'IF YOU'RE NOT BUYING YOUR PHOTOGRAPHIC EQUIPMENT/SUPPLIES FROM TRI'PHOTO  IT'S COSTING YOU TOO MUCH. PRICES ARE IN EFFECT UNTIL DEC. 31. OR WHILE SUPPLIES LAST.  TEREDO SQUARE  885-2832  SECHELT 18. Coast News,.December 17,1384  agiiiw^iniMii'iwwUll  r*W*���3RZW??rm*i? WWyy  ^MUMW'MW���������������i.up ��wwJ%��w����'wpiy|wiw<��iew)rwiM����wm����iiwi��i��Miiwn����iM uiimwimifnw��yy  mm  Editor: i  This follows my phone call to  you - Mr. John Burnside - when  you angrily hung up on me in  mid-sentence.  I was in the midst of asking  you to balance your editorial  column "Musings" with an article about the ineptitude of the  NDP last week involving the  Sven Robinson foot-inrmouth  faux pas. I noted, before you  smashed the phone down, that  your "Musings" column of  December 3 was disgracefully  anti-Conservative and Socred  and should be followed by a  balancing editorial piece equally  putting down the NDP and  poor Sven Robinson.  Poor Sven! Yes, he has delusions of grandeur and the ac-  compaying paranoia. He sees  CIA spies in every corner and  Student's wish  Editor:  After reading ��� "Musings",  December 10, I feel obliged to  send you a copy of Meegan's  letter to Santa. She is one of  those grade one.students who  may be among the "casualties"  in Bennett's "New Reality" if  the school budget cuts go  through as planned.  She sat down to write her letter to Santa last week. When she  asked me how to spell  "because'? and then "government", I began to wonder what  kind of Santa letter this was.  You can see by the enclosed  copy of her letter what this  Roberts Creek grade one student wants for Christmas. I  hope she is not too disappointed.  Carol McGillivray  Dear Santa:  Will you give muny'to. the  school because the government  will not give the school any  muny for a nice clasroom. The  teacher wus criing.  Love Meegan  and  thank you  to our  customers  We will be  closed between  Christmas and  New Year's  OPEN THRU  DEC. 24TH  G&0GCJ ��� (Meg  ^^i^^r mjHH^ ^B^   ^^e^^^r *^^^R*^r *f"B"^*ew BMHE^ ^^^Wtr ^^^^   ^^^^  "  Hwy. 101 & Pratt Rd., Gibsons 886-7359  ^��il|^^  JPIII  Itllllltllf  liilff  !:���*��$:*?  Hi  wpiiiliH  M      ft;  ���frsSSV'V  &;$;!  wt'J^mmmHm  mil  fifii  m  |li  '���i-i'S&S  i|j||||by Mary Bland,  RDH'll  NH  H  Jil  WHAT TO DO  WHEN TEETH ARE SENSITIVE  Teeth can be sensitive intermittently or constantly���in  either case it is an uncomfortable feeling that is difficult to  treat. It is usually caused when the root surface of a tooth  is exposed by the wearing away of gum tissue due to the  use of a hard toothbrush. The soft root of a tooth is not  covered by hard enamel which acts as an insulator to the  nerve of the tooth.  There are several agents available at pharmacies which  can be very helpful in alleviating sensitivity:  1. Concentrated fluoride rinses (NOT mouthwashes) either  used daily or weekly depending on the concentration���this  acts to build up the root surfaces.  2. "ORAMIN" a remineralizing solution also builds up the  roof surface.  3. "GELSTAN" a paste used on a-toothbrush (has a  fluoride base).  4. At lease two brands of toothpaste are available for dealing with sensitivity���they are of limited value as the success is so varied from one person to another;  All of the above should be used without toothpaste which  is abrasive and wears'away the newly built up layer of tooth  surface. Use water or mouthwash for brushing.  Please note: The Medical Clinic Complex will  be closed Christmas, Boxing and New Year's  Day.  'We deliver"  Howe Sound Pharmacy  888-3365   24 Hf�� Ifflter^ 888��7?#  *  Hwy. 101   nexHo 1ha Medical Clinic      , V  thinks   prostitutes   should   be  allowed   to   work   in   bawdy  . houses in (someone's) selected  neighbourhood.  Poor Sven. What incredible  ineptitutde! Imagine his being a  MP for as long as he has and  now knowing the rules of the  game concerning justice and  parliamentary immunity. Since  he apologized, and so did his  boss, Broadbent, I, for one,  hope the two groups he "named" in parliamentary committee  find a way to nail him for his inexcusable behaviour.    J  The accident prone Robinson  is a detriment to the NDP, the  party that, god forbid,  represents us locally in Ottawa  and Victoria.  And as for you, John Burnside, why. couldn't you have  courteously listened to what I  had to say, above, during our  phone conversation.  I feel much safer���and so do  the vast majority of Canadians���with people like  Mulroney, Michael Wilson, Joe  Clark and the Victoria Socreds  running things in these tough  times than I am with people like  you (in journalism) and Robinson (in politics) making your  dubious contributions to the  commonwealth.  Douglas G. Reid  West Sechelt  Cuts hurt  Editor:  Reading your item on cutbacks in School District #46, I  would like you to look into why  there are no cuts in the school  board.  Do we really need an assistant  superintendent? My child is suffering. You can help us, the  parents.  Mrs. Swanson  Thank  you  Editor: " X:.      -Xx^  The   Elphinstone   Electors'  Association would like to thank  Canadian Forest Produc|*i-Ltd��  for sponsoring the|w��^lttfpli^  ���cmattvevM:*:*-Fir*--^*^*viettti^  Workshop"   heWpat>     '   .s  Grove school laist'Wedneldayf  Thanks  to   Canfor  also   for  donating door prizes valued at  We would like to thank other-  generous businesses for their  contributions: Gibsons Building  Supplies���fire extinguisher;  Windsor Plywood-smoke  alarm; Walter of Action Furnace Service-one dozen cans of  E.H. 123 creosote remover;  KenMac Auto Parts for their invaluable help.  .Special thanks to building inspector Ralph Jones of the town  of Gibsons and Harry Morris-  Reade of the SCRD, and to all  members of the Gibsons and  District Volunteer Fire Department for their assistance and  demonstrations.  Winners of prizes were as  follows:  Canfor-fire extinguishers:  Norm Skogmo, Jim Dorst.  Smoke Alarms-Rick Rottluff,  Liz Skogmo, Bob Fredricksen,  Pat Tyson, Clay Carby, Bill  Price, three others who did not  leave their names, Action Furnace Walter. Gibsons Building  Supplies-fire extinguisher: Dave  Harmon. Windsor Plywood-  smoke alarm: Abe Peters. Action Furnace Service-E.H. 123  Creosote Eliminator: Sheila  Evanson, Arlene Harmon, Gail  Fredricksen, Esther Lee, Paula  Wheeler, Dave Chance, Kathy  Gurney, Rod Phillips, Marilyn  Greggain, Terry Neill, Selma  Derby, George Bodt.  Joan Mahlman  [Gulf]  4TH    ANNUAL    CHRISTMAS  )Blv����  OUR GIFT TO THE SUNSHINE COAST  OFF PER LITRE  ON ALL MOTOR FUELS INCLUDING DIESEL  THURSDAY DEC. 20TH ��� 7 A.M. TO 9 P.M.  Happy Christmas To All!!  THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATRONAGE THROUGH 1984  Doug, Darcy, Dale, Don, Jim & Jaye  B  &  0    SERVICE   STATION    tT0.  , H yy ���."**������ * o * :s�� fc'ckii l '"���': ( n fc a ito s��k,m a fix' s�� hus Hi i a l.j"  m.V'MM^''������'*;'.��� '���"������'��� ���������'���'m- ��� :��#6M7S4i:; ::'X-XX;X-"XX;X}X.  GULF ;  MEANS  M&REX  PSYCHOLOGY 101-71  BEHAVIOURAL THEORY (3 credit hours)  Prerequisite:     Psychology 100  A course for those students who desire a complete survey of the basic areas ot Psychology (when  combined with Psychology 100), before proceeding to an in-depth study of particular areas.  Instructor: Paul Avery  15 Wednesdays . 6:00 to 10:00 pm  ENGLISH 108-71  CONTEMPORARY LITERATURE (3 credit hours)  Prerequisite: English Placement Test  English Diagnostic Test  (English 100 is recommended)  This course deals with contemporary fiction, both the full length novel and the short story, as  well as plays and poetry.  Instructor: Robert Sherrin  15 Tuesdays 6:30 to 10:30 pm  BUSINESS MANAGEMENT 163-71  SUPERVISORY SKILLS (3 credit hours)  Prerequisite: None  A course dealing with humans in organizations. Deals with leadership,- group dynamics, communications. ,  Kay Little  6:00 to 10:00  ADULT BASIC EDUCATION/FOUNDATIONS  (High School Equivalency)  Prerequisite: Age 17 *<~ out of school one year, maturity.  DAYTIME PROGRAMS  Monday to Friday, starting January 7, 6 hours/day.  ��� All courses are available.  Instructor:  15 Thursdays  EVENING PROGRAM:  Basic English Wednesday  Basic Math/Science   Monday  7:00 pm  7:00 pm  2Tuesday  Elaine Futtarman, John Pass, Julie Southerst  4:45 pm  Basic Math/Science  Instructors:  HOSPITALITY CERTIFICATE COURSE*  Instruction provided by Ministry of Tourism  Saturday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm February 9     $20  The Hospitality Certificate course is an exciting and innovative seminar designed to upgrade  customer relations skills of front-line individuals working '<-' the hospitality and tourism industry.  BREAKFAST SEMINARS ON MARKETING*  Doug Loblaw, BA  2 Mondays 8:45 to 10:45 am Februarys and 11  $40 for both seminars or $25 each (includes continental breakfast) Location: Driftwood Inn  ' These two morning seminars won't take loo big a bite out of your workday but we will feed you  breakfast.  The first session shows you how to draw up a marketing plan in the form of a marketing calendar  for tracking the critical requirements (e.g. labour) for successful marketing. The second session  covers sales forecasting and budgeting for marketing purposes.  INTRODUCTION TO AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY & MAPPING  instructor: John P. McDonald  10 Thursdays 7:00 to 9:30 prri January 24 to March 28  $80  instruction will be given in the use of air photos in mapping, map projections and their properties, landscape analysis using maps and air photos, the stereoscopic use of air photography, and  an introduction to autogrammetry and air photo interpretation.  RESTRICTED RADIO LICENSE  Instructor: Art McPhee  2 Saturdays 9:00 am to 1:00 pm February 2 and 9  $40  These two sessions offer the standard Department of Transport training module recommended  for anyone who may have to use marine VHF radio. The fee includes' a copy of the Radio  Telephone Operators Handbook.  SMALL CRAFT OPERATOR TRAINING  Instructor: Sim Madon  3 Saturdays 9:00 am to 4:00 pm February 2/9/16  $75  Instruction will be given in this standard Department of Transport training module to prepare  students to wrile the Department exam, leading to certification.  Students will be expected to provide their own parallel rulers, dividers, pencil, eraser, and  calculator. Charts will be provided.  TYPING  Instructor: Marlene Baker  Tuesdays and Thursdays 20 sessions 7:00 to 9:00 pm  January 22 to March 28  $95 .  '   This is an extensive, individualized program for both beginners and those already familiar with  the keyboard.  WORD-PROCESSING ON A MICRO-COMPUTER  Instructor: Pamela Salusbury  Mondays & Wednesdays 10 sessions  $150  Section 16:00 to 8:00 pm  Section 2 8:00 to 10:00 pm  Section 3 6:00 to 8:00 pm.  Section 4 8:00 to 10:00 pm  January 7 to February 6  January 7 to Febuary 6  Febuary 11 to March 13  Febuary 11 to March 13  This course introduces the student to word-processing using WORDSTAR. Instruction includes  letters,.memos, tables, multi-page documents, and mail-merge techniques.  Each class is limited to'three students each of whom will have the exclusive use of a terminal.  BASICS OF SMALL COMPUTER SYSTEMS*  Instructor: Douglas Jardine, BASc, PhD  10 Mondays 7:00 to 10:00 pm  January 21 to March 11   $100  This introductory level course will help you to determine your computer needs, and select and  implement a small computer system. In a non-technical way you will be guided through a step-  by-step process and arrive at a sound decision for your choice of computer system.  "��� -'��� 'Offered in co-operation with the Sunshine Coast Economic Development Commission.  MEDIA CENTRE  A small circulating and reference collection is held at Capilano College Sechelt. The collection  supports the services and courses offered at Sechelt. Access to the book and media collection at  Lynnmour is provided through use of the microfiche catalogue.  COUNSELLING SERVICE  The community is encouraged to take advantage of the counselling services available to them at  Capilano College, Sechelt.  ACHIEVEMENT RESOURCE CENTER  The Sechelt Achievement Resource Centere offers workshops and English as a Second Language  tutorials^ counsels students with learning difficulties, and provides materials on time management, essay writing, exam preparation, note-taking, study techniques, and efficient reading.  *  v  xrjr  "t"r" *r}V"V  ,   Mi, ���>'  ,: .^MM^M>^^t|  '**  X    ~  1 Coast News, December 17,1984  19.  s off a Mover  by Dee Cee  ' I cannot remember just how  long we were in San Antonio  ;discharging our cargo of wheat,  but I am firmly of the opinion  ithat owi good Captain Craig  (Bible Bill) was more than  relieved when finally the lines  were thrown off and we headed  ;north to the port of Iquique,  also in Chile". Had we stayed  much longer it is doubtful that  any of the original crew would  still have been with us. As it was  we left several behind due, in  large measure I think, to the effects that the steady consumption of "pisco" had had on  their mental and physical  health.  To cite as examples, the  Donkeyman had gone berserk  and had thrown one of the  oilers down the companionway  leading to the engine-room and,  in so doing, had broken one of  his legs. TTie crew, for some  unknown reasons, had ganged  up on my 2nd Cook and given  him such a savage beating in  one of the waterfront cantinas  and, in view of the fact that he  had only one eye to commence  with (the other being sightless as  the result of a hockey accident'  in his youth), he was temporarily blind and unable-to work.  Shortly after this, two of the'  A.B.'s (Able Bodied Seamen)  whp normally were the best of  friends, got into a violent argument back iri the crew's quarters  and it ended up by one of them  stabbling the other in the chest  with his sheath knife. He was  still in hospital, as was the unfortunate oiler with the broken  leg, when we sailed,  The final straw came later  when Dick, the Chief Steward  who had been my companion  on the trip to Santiago, fell  madly in love with a prostitute  he had met there and, changing  from an irrepressible, happy-  go-lucky   individual   without  seemingly a care in the world,  grew so despondent that he tried  to commit suicide by jumping  overboard. Whether all these  unrelated  incidents  could  be  blamed entirely on the "pisco"  % debatable, but there is no  doubt in my mind that it contributed to the increasingly odd  behaviour exhibited by my shipmates   and   I   shared   the  Captain's relief that we were  once more at. sea and, although  short-handed, were soon back  to the old routine.  V We arrived at the-> port of  Iquique in a few days and I  could not help remarking at the  bleakness and air of desolation  that  seemed  to  pervade  the  place, although the dock area  was seething with activity wjtn  ships flying the flags of many  nations   either   loading   or  awaiting their turn to load the  one cargo for which Iquique is  famous. It was and has been for  years one of the few places in  the world that has inexhaustible  deposits of potassium nitrate or  Chilean   nitrate   as   it   is  sometimes called.. This commodity has always been in great  demand, both for its properties ;  as a fertilizer and as an essential  component in the making of  high explosives. This caused me  to wonder why we, a Canadian  sfop, were loading 10,000 tons  of the stuff for delivery to  Egypt, which at the time was at  loggerheads with both Britain  arid France over the Suez Canal.  X. I never solved that question  but I soon found out why the  port of Iquique appeared so  drab and lifeless. It had never  rained there in living memory  and consequently there was no  water supply. It all had to be  transported   there   from   the  island oasis of Pica and in addition, due to the lack of rainfall  and the absence of any suitable  soil that would produce growth,  the  cultivation  of any  such  things as grass or flowers was  only possible by the importation  of earth from other parts of the  mainland or from the islands  off shore. I could never understand why anyone would want  to live in such an arid spot; it  would have driven me up the  wall in no time, but when we  were there the town had a  population of around 30,000.  Who knows, perhaps they had  ah unlimited supply of pisco to  keep them happy or, it could  have been that most of: them  knew nothing of conditions in  other parts of the world and so  were contented with their lot.  One thing I do know is that I  was gla4 when we left there.  Unlike the unloading in San  Antonio which had dragged on  interminably, our full cargo of  nitrate was loaded in just over a  week and once more we were on  our way.  Through the Panama Canal,  a brief night's fling ashore in  Colon on the Atlantic seaboard  and then on to Curacaco, Dutch  West Indies to take on bunkers  for the long haul to Alexandria,  Egypt. When we arrived at  Willemstad we received a cold  welcome. Two sentries with fixed bayonets were positioned at  the.gangway and there was no  shore leave. We were told that  our sister ship, the S.S. Lake  Winnipeg, had preceded us by a  few days and that her crew had  gone on a' rampage in the town  and almost wrecked it.  I hesitate to make any comment here as I certainly was no  lily-white angel in those days,  but I sometimes wonder if the  ships' owners weren't justified  in transferring their ships over  to foreign registry. Canadians,  both in the armed services and  the merchant marine, on the  whole, were an obstreperous lot  and caused plenty of headaches  and, in the case of the latter, it is  not surprising that their  employers were anxious to be  rid of them.  Dancers9  social  The tilphinstone Scottish  Country Dancing club held its  first annual Christmas social  Friday, December 7.  Guests came from Allison  Steele's Roberts Creek group  and from Ellen Marshal's Gibsons Ladies group. The piping  of Ian Buchanan, pipe "major of  the Sechelt Legion band,  brought a true Scottish setting  to the occasion.  A gift was presented to Don  Cadenhead in recognition of the  time and talent he has so  generously given the club as its  instructor. And, as thank you's  for their service to the club, gifts  were presented to Nancy  Cadenhead,.',and Ron and  Stephanie Eiggs.  In the new season beginning  in January, there will be two  evenings of dance instruction  each week. On Fridays those  who would like to begin Scottish dancing will be particularly  welcome to join the group. On  Wednesdays more advanced instruction will be given. The last  Friday of each month a social  dance will be held to which  other groups are invited.  WORKWEN?  /IK WORLD  &  ANNOUNCES.NEW  CHRISTMASHOURS  OPEN  MfJNDAY TO FRIDAY  9:30 AM TO 9 PM  (Wed., Thurs., Fri.-opening-8a.m.)  SATURDAY  9:30 AM TO 5:30 PM  SUNDAY  11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  885-5858  AT THE  WORLD  l��  ���ww  !!Y0U NEVER HAD IT SO GOOD!!  We Open Early To Help You Select The PERFECT GIFTS  For The WOMAN IN YOUR LIFE   Then While You RELAX With HOT COFFEE & D0NUTS  We Will Do The GIFT WRAPPING ABSOLUTELY FREE!  !!!The Morning's For Men!!!  December 19, 20, 21  8:00 AM - 10:00 AM  Blackberries  "At The World"  Sechelt  835-5858  *5  *>  1  4  d  A Coast News, December 17,1984  Elphinstone grades 11 and TZ were host to Langdale elementary  kindergarten last Thursday when they got together to bake, and  taste, Christmas cookies. -i**���wev��m1*o��o  and  FROM  MANAGEMENT & STAFF  OF SEAVIEW GARDENS  TEL: 886-9219  HOLIDAY HOURS  We are closed from MON. DEC.24toSAT.DEC+29  Open DEC. 30, 31 and JAN. 1,1985  Very special holiday smorgasbord offered at  5 pm to 8 pm 7-95  sat. dec. 22     sun. dec. 30  TERRIFIC  IN-STORE  SPECIALS!!  Come in and  see our  giftware!  NOTICE  SUNSHINE COAST INSURANCE AGENCIES LTD.  PLEASE NOTE that our Holiday office hours  Will be CEDAR PLA2A       TEREDO SQUARE  GIBSONS SECHELT  DEC. 22  CLOSED  10:00 to 2:00  DEC. 24  CLOSED  CLOSED  DEC. 25  CLOSED  '  CLOSED  DEC. 26  CLOSED  CLOSED  DEC. 27  CLOSED  8:30 to 5:00  DEC. 28  CLOSED  8:30 to 6:00  DEC. 29  CLOSED  * 10:00 to 2:00  DEC. 30  CLOSED  CLOSED  DEC. 31  CLOSED  CLOSED  JAN. 01  CLOSED  CLOSED  JAN. 02  REGULAR OFFICE HOURS  IN THE EVENT OF AN EMERGENCY WHEN EITHER OFFICE  IS CLOSED.     PLEASE CALL MARYLOU LYMER AT 886-9225.  Best Wishes to ali for a  Safe and Happy Holiday Season  AUTOPLAN ���HOME ���COMMERCIAL ��� MARINE  WWSSxWm  by Jean Robinson, 885-2954  WEDDING BELLS  On December 1, 1984, St.  John's United Church held a  wedding of much interest to  many people in our area.  Robert Brydon took Beryl  (Babs) Scott as his wife amid the  best wishes of,their many  friends and relatives. The radiant bride wore a day-length  dusky rose dress and carried a  small bouquet of roses: They  will reside in the area. Good  health and much happiness is  wished this popular couple.  TEEN MEETING" ... ^ . '  A few interested parents and  teens turned out for the first  teen meeting, to discuss a teen  centre. The few who, attended  were enthusiastic *ind two  parents volunteered " tb help.  The first drop-in will be held on  January 8 between 6:30 and iO  p.m. Mrs Franklin has her  phone in now so any suggestions or volunteers, .phone  886-7622.    -  NEW YEAR'S PARTY  Have you your New Year's  party tickets yet? Well come on  folks, time is passing. They can  be picked up at the Peninsula  Market or phone Clark Renney  885-7582.  ROD & GUN CLUB  The Secheit Rod and Gun  club game dinner was a terrific  success. Two couples came  from the Powell River club and  Tom Held came from Pender  Harbour. Gopd for you!  CHRISTMAS SERVICES  Watch for the time of the  Carol Service at St. John's  United Church on December  24.      -  The Sunshine Coast Gospel  Church will, hold their special  Family Christmas Service at 11  a.m.'on December 23; Everyone  is welcome to this non-  denominational church.  All you Sandy Hook and  Tuwanek^ residents, this is ybur  area too. Are you have a ratepayers meeting? Give me a call  so it can be published.  Egmont  News  by Ann Coqk  This Wednesday, December  19 the Egmont Thrift Store will  be open. Not only is it Sl^-a-bag-  day.but there is. still some low-  priced jewelery arid some  Christmas corsages nice enough  for. adults but at children's  prices. After December. 19 \ye  close until next year.  MUSICAL NOTES  St. Mary's guests this week  include Don Jeffries and Vi  Silvey. Both are resting ahd  recuperating.   .  Talk about giving the ambulance crew a workout - it  seems the crew had no more arrived at the hospital with one  patient than they had to return  to Egmont for the second.  X Happy Birthday Billy G and  Don D. Special Happy Birthdays to last year's Christmas  babies Cliff and Tyler.  MY CHRISTMAS WISHES  Light bulbs that will last more  than a few hours. A flashlight  that no one will want to borrow.  A phone that refuses to make  long   distance   calls.  I wish I could say  abra-cadabra and every dwelling would have a smoke detector. I wish for world  peace...Merry Christmas.  WMiSCSERVICES*  CHAIN SAWS  SALES & SERVICE  KELLY'S LAWNMOWER &  CHAINSAWLTP.  m. Miseseb vwes m  I   HWY. 101 & PRATT RD.  886-2912 J  COAST NEWS  Photo Reprints  3x4  5x7  3��<��  500  8x10-8"��  any published photo  or your choice from  the contact sheets  SUNSHINE KITCHENS  -CABINETS*  886-9411  [ Showroom:��� Pratt Rd. 4 Hwy. 101  Open: Sat 10-4 or anytime by app't. a  :-L__  Gibsons  Telephone  Answering  Service  for information call 886-7311  business  886-7359  Conversion   Window*,   Glass,  Auto  &   Marine Glass, Aluminum Windows  & Screens, .. _   ���       Mirrors  Hwy 101 & Pratt Rd.  ��� RENTALS ���  COLLINS SECURITY  -Serving the Sunshine Coast ���  On Call 24 Hours     *\M  ��� Complete Locksmithing Services  ��� Burglar-arm Systems fnB Est|mates  DO-IT-YOURSELF KITS    ~- ^en CoH'^S 886-861JT  COAST  TRACTOR  & Equipment Ltd.  For Industrial and Forestry Equipment  Serving the Sunshine Coast  Archie Morrison - Bus. 524-0101     Res. 939-4230  Gibsons  ^Behind Windsor Plywood  TPlT\jf^W        Residential &  M\ ^J\JmL*     Commercial  RENTALS  ��� EXCAVATING ���  ��� EXCAVATING ���  Wayne Ross  Excavating Ltd.  For all your Backhoe Needs  Eves. 885-5617  Roberts Creek  J.F.W. EXCAVATING LTD.  ��� septic fields ��� Excavations ��� Clearing ��  868-8071  KiM-d Hd.  (iihsons  / RAY HANSEN TRUCKING N  & CONTRACTING LTD.  Gravel, Clearing & Excavating,  Septic Systems, All Types of Gravel  ^ 8t�� t\t HUtMki Pltk VON tHO      M3-9222  JANDE EXCAVATING  Dlv. of Kowa Enterprises Ltd.  450 Loader Land Clearing  R.R. 2. Leek Road.      Dump Truck Joe 8. Edna  L^GIbsons, B.C; VON IVO      886-9453        Bellerive-  ��� CLEANING SERVICES ��� I ��� CLEANING SERVICES ���  r SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES  M -    Port Menon to Ole's Cove,  ���'_���-. i ���        .*.������'  Commercial Containers Available  885-9973   ' 886-2938J  Peninsula  Septic Tank Service  885-7710  DONE YOURS LATELY?  ��� AUTOMOTIVE ���  NEED TIRES?      Come in to  COASTAL TIRES  TIRE A SUSPENSION  CENTRE  886-2700     886-8167  Hwy. 101, just West of Gibsons  ��� CONTRACTING ���  BONNIEBROOK INDUSTRIES LTD,  ��� Concrete Septic Tanks ��� D Boxes ���.Well Casing  ��� Pre-Cast Trailer Pads "Septic Tank Pumping  ��� Portable Toilet Rental ��� Crane Service Hightlift .  SPECIALTY ORDERS 886-7064 ANYTIME  ea..: Swanson's  A  For: Ready Mix Concrete Sand & Gravel!  Dump Truck Rental I  .    ��� Formed Concrete Products    I  Phone 885-9666 ��� 865-53337  ��� FLOOR COVERING ���  KEN DE VRIES & SON ^  FLOOR COVERINGS LTD.   J  Carpets - Tiles ��� Linoleums ��� Drapes \  Wallcoverings - Custom Window Shades  ��� AUTOMOTIVE*  OgittieftOK AUTOMOTIVE  REPAIRS TO ALL MAKES  "The Rad Shop"  COLLISION REPAIRS 886-7919    .  B.CA.A.   Approved Hwy 101. Gibsons  ALAN G0W  m  CENTRAL CAR RENEW  Boats ��� Cars ��� Trucks  Engine & Upholstery Shampooing  V 885.46*0 NEXT TO CAP COLLEGE  ��� CONTRACTING ���  peninsula &la#s  WINDOWS A GLASS LTD.  Residentel A Commercial  Glazing Contractors  Wood or Aluminum Windows, Skylights  .       FuM Una Of Interior/Exterior Dowt  Hwy 101 Sechelt B.C/  Bus.-885-3538  ��� Conversions  ��� Custom Store Fronts  ��� Green Houses &  Skylite Systems  ��� HEATING ���  .   Steam Cleaning  886-7112 Hwy 101, Gibsons  1  JOHN HIND-SMITH  REFRIGERATION & MAJOR APPLIANCE SERVICE  Port Mellon toPenderHarbour  V  Res. 886-9949  *7_Vears Experience ���       Commercial And Residential  LIQUID  GAS LT  Hwy. 101   Sechelt  between  St. Mary's  Hospital and Forest Ranger's Hut.  ,Wlon.-Fri.   8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Area E hosts safety seminar  Coast News, December 17,1984  21.  by Fran Burnside  The degree of^ concern and  awareness which has been raised  in Sunshine Coast communities  by recent tragic house fires was  indicated by the large turnout at  last Wednesday's "Family Fire  Prevention" seminar sponsored  by Canfor and the Elphinstone  Electors' Association. Approximately 100 people watched  slide presentations and listened  to Cliff Mahlman, fire training  instructor for the Gibsons and  District Volunteer Fire Department, explain preventive  measures which should be taken  in every home. Firefighters also  Jit fires outdoors and gave people the chance to practise using  various fire extinguishers.  Most causes of house fires  fall into five main categories:  the careless use of smoking  materials; the careless use of  combustible and flammable li-  I  quids and substances; the accumulation and storage of combustible rubbish; the improper  use of electricity and electrical  appliances; the improper use of  fixed and portable heating  equipment.  The prevention of the tragedy  of fire can best be accomplished  by eliminating fire hazards, providing an early warning "fire  detection system and working  out a family escape plan so that  everyone knows how to safely  escape from the home should a  fire break out.  Fire hazards were graphically  illustrated in the slide presentations, showing such situations  as styrofoam cups being used as  ashtrays, gas mowers and  equipment being stored indoors, cardboard boxes and  paint cans being stored near furnaces, extension cords being used in place of permanent wiring,  curtains or clothing hung too  The skippers of the Ross Lane Salmon Charter Benefit  would like to thank all those who made this benefit a success. Britt, Terry, Bob and Bill. A special thanks to Daiwa  Canada Ltd., Super Valu, Windsor Plywood, Seamount  Carwash, Secret Cove Marina and Trail Bay Sports.  WINNERS OF THE DOOR PRIZES ARE  063 - John Hoath - Daiwa Graphite Rod  027 - Rob Leask - Daiwa Graphite Reel & Line  055 - Russ Hanchar - Super Valu Gift Certificate  402 - Rob Jardine - Super Valu Gift Certificate  041-Terry Woodhouse - Windsor Plywood  296 - J.H. Nielsen - Seamount Carwash  FISHING CHARTER WINNERS  302 - A.J. Rowley 475 - Stan Anderson  390 - G. Higgins 600 - Joan Nygren  421 - Jerry Dixon 433 - Bernie Lindsay  274 - Leo Imanse 446 - James Kelly  035 - Chuck Clark 391 - John Smallwodd  Stan Anderson ��   Winner of Daiwa Graphite Mooching Reel  COMPLIMENTS OF TRAIL BAY SPORTS  Q BCRERRKES  CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR 1984/85  Revised  Effective: Wednesday, December 26, and  Thursday, December 27,1984 only:  VANCOUVER-SECHELT PENINSULA  HORSESHOE BAY-LANGDALE  Lv. Langdale  6:25 am   2:30 pm  8:30 am   4:30 pm  10:30 am   6:30 pm  12:30 pm   8:20 pm  Lv. Horseshoe Bay  7:30 am 3:30 pm  9:30 am   5:30 pm  11:30 am 7:25 pm  1:20 pm   9:15 pm  Please note the extra sailings mid-  morning from both terminals and the  earlier 8:30 am departure from Langdale.  JERVIS INLET  EARLS COVE-SALTERY BAY  Lv. Saltery Bay  7:30 am   3:30 pm  9:30 am   5:30 pm  11:30 am   7:30 pm  1:30 pm  9:30 pm  Lv. Earls Cove  8:30 am   4:30 pm  10:30 am   6:30 pm  12:30 pm  8:30 pm  2:30 pm 10:25 pm  Please note the extra sailings mid-day  and the later commencement times for  the first morning sailing from both  terminals.  Effective Tuesday, December 25,1984  and Tuesday, January 1,1985 only:  To permit as many members of our crew  and terminal personnel as possible to be  with their families during the holiday  season, the following sailings will be  cancelled:  VANCOUVER - SECHELT PENINSULA  HORSESHOE BAY-LANGDALE  Lv. Langdale  6:25 am  Lv. Horseshoe Bay  7:30 am  JERVISINLET  EARLS COVE-SALTERY BAY  Lv,.Saltery Bay  6:15 am  Lv. Earls Cove  7:15 am  BOWEN ISLAND  HORSESHOE BAY-SNUG COVE  Lv, Snug Cove  6:25 am  7:25 am  Lv. Horseshoe Bay  6:50 am  Regular Winter Schedule is in effect on  all other days.  BC Ferries wishes you Season's  Greetings and the best in 1985.  4440  close to baseboard heaters.  Smoke detectors.are deemed  "essential" in all homes {they  are required in new homes) as  most home fires occur between  9 p.m. and 6 a.m., when people  are asleep. They should be placed on or near the ceiling close to  every sleeping area, then at the  head of stairs, in the living-  room and the basement.  Fire extinguishers should be  located along escape paths in  main fire hazard areas like the  kitchen, livingrobm, workshop  and near second floor  bedrooms, and should be  checked once a year. They  should be used when the fire is  small and confined, not  spreading; when the user's back  is towards an exit; when the person is familiar with its use;  when the fire department has  been called.  Escape routes should be  devised using a floor plan of the  home, and escapes should be  practised, especially at night.  Every room should have at least  two exits; the second exit is  often a window, and a chair or  stool   should   be   nearby   so  children or older people can  ciimb up to get out. Windows  and screens should slide open  easily, and everyone should  know how to open them.  Test doors before opening  them. If the door is hot or  smoke is coming in around it,  do not open it. If you must go  through smoke, crawl and keep  low, as smoke rises. Breathe  through a cloth if possible,  preferrably wet, and breathe as  little as possible.  Don't dress or do anything  before getting everyone out of  the house and accounted for at  a pre-determined place. And  once out, stay out! Then call the  fire department. Everyone in  the family should practise calling the fire department and giving the necessary information.  Over 400 smoke alarms have  been sold on the Sunshine Coast  in the last month, and members  of local fire departments are  most willing to advise residents  on the best' location in their  home for these devices. Call  your area fire department and  advise that yours is an information call.  Pull the pin, direct the nozzle at the base of the fire, pull the trigger  and remember that you probably have only eight seconds of spray  from a small fire extinguisher. Gibsons firefighters gave valuable  lessons at last week's fire prevention seminar. -inn Bumsid* Ph,.��.  Simmons retires  Bert Simmons, at 65, retires  the end of December from the  maintenance department of the  Sunshine Coast School District.  Bert joined the maintenance  crew in June, 1966 and has  worked under supervisors Bob  Porter, and "the late Bob Rutter  during his 12 years here.    .'��  Bert worked in the logging industry for the Burns Lumber  Co. in Slocan for 20 years,  spent four to five years as steam  engineer in the Kootenay Lake  General hospital in Nelson and  men came to the Sunshine  Coast as chief engineer in St.  Mary's Hosipital in 1964.  Qf^hi^gfown family, four  |m^:daughters, and twaisons  ��e on the Sunshine Coast.  "What  ���Y  am I going to do  now?" Bert had an answer.  "I'm going to try prospecting  again for one thing. The outdoors will be just the place to be  again."  Bert Simmons was overwhelmed by the warm wishes of his friends  and family at his retirement party at Chatelech, Saturday,  December 15. Here he receives a~ hearty round of applause from  Roy Mills as he opens some of his gifts. -duimc k v��nS photo  '��i?  ���ms  ���"���Sv'  Through the mist of sorrow, watch for the soft beacons  of friendship to guide you. Your friends, neighbors and  family will support you and help to lead you to comfort and  consolation at the ttrne when you need it most We pledge  ourselves to giving you the best assistance possible.  You know ua,  1665 Seaview  Gibsons  you can depend on our help.  D.A. DEVLIN g��     ��cc  Director BBO'OOOl  Black Wolf is coming!  cc  s��  A zippy  biography  William French  Toronto Globe and Mail  "Fast-paced and  fascinating"  Publisher's Weekly  THE UNITED CHURCH  OF CANADA  Sunday Worship Services  ST. JOHN'S  Davis Bay - 9:30 a.m.  GIBSONS  Glassford Road ��� 11:15 a.m.  Sunday School  -   9:30 a.m..  Rev. Alex G. Reid  Church Telephone  886-2333  H��4~-  SUNSHINE COAST  GOSPEL CHURCH  Corner of Davis Bay Road  & Laurel Road  Inter-Denominational  Family Worship  Sunday -11 a.m.  Sunday School  For All Ages  Sunday - 9:45 a.m.  "We Extend A Welcome And  An Invitation to Come And  Worship The Lord With Us"  Pastor Arie de Vos  GIBSONS  PENTECOSTAL CHURCH  New Church building on  School Road - opp. RCMP  Senior Pastor Ted Boodle   -  George Marshall  Visitation Minister  Sunday School 9:30 a.m.  Morning Worship       11:00 a.m.  Evening Fellowship      6:00 p.m.  Home Bible Study  Phone  886-9482 or 886-7107  Affiliated with the  Pentecostal Assemblies  of Canada  _ *k.*4V-   ST. BARTHOLOMEW'S  & ST. AIDAN'S  ANGLICAN CHURCHES  Parish Family Eucharist  Combined service at  Bartholomew's, Gibsons 10 a.m.  Rev. J.E. Robinson, 886-8436  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  Evensong 6:30 p.m.  1 st Sunday Every Month  ���^l*>'<"> fl(*��  GRACE REFORMED  COMMUNITY  CHURCH  Sunday  Sechelt Elementary School  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  Studies in Genesis      11:00 a.m.  Home Meetings  Studies*in Matthew      7:30 p.m.  Wednesday  Home Bible Study        7:30 p.m.  j. Camerson Fraser, Pastor  885-7488   -I  ..-���������      ��������� -Jlflt^k    3PV������   III     -������I"       '-'������ I '      ���  St  GLAD TIDINGS  TABERNACLE  Gower Point Road      886-2660  Sunday School 10:00 a.m.  Worship Service 11:00a.m.  Evening Fellowship      6:00p.m.  Wednesday  Home Fellowship 7:30p.m.  Pastor Dave Shiness  CALVARY BAPTIST  CHURCH  Park Road, Gibsons 886-2611  Family  Sunday School - 9:30 a.m. ���  Sunday Worship Services  11:00 a.m. & 7:00 p.m.  Weekly  Home Fellowship Groups  Rev. Dale D. Peterson  i.        Ap Sfk Sffm ���-  SEVENTH-DAY  ADVENTIST  CHURCH  Sabbath School      Sat. 9:30 a.m.  Hour of Worship Sat. 11:00 a.m.  Browning Road & Hwy 101  Everyone Welcome  For information phone  885-9750 or 885-2727  PENDER HARBOUR  PENTECOSTAL  CHURCH  Lagoon Road, Madeira Park  Pastor Tim Shapcotte   883-2374  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  Morning Worship       11:00 a.m.  Prayer & Bible Study  Wednesday, 7:00 p.m.  ST. HILDA'S &  ST. ANDREW'S  ANGLICAN CHURCHES  St. Hilda's Anglican, Sechelt  Holy Eucharist 8:00 a.m.  Church School 9:30a.m.  Family Service 11:00 a.m.  St. Andrew's Anglican  Pender Harbour  Worship Service 4:30 p.m.  Rev. John Paetkau 885-5019  ~J&4(k a(b-  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 22.  Coast News, December 17,1984  |���  mcanta���i���  9.  10.  II.  12.  I      14.  Koines &. Property  Births  OfeittuuteV  in Memortam -  Thank You  PcrsotMl      '  ,  Announcements  Weddings &.  Engagements  Lost  found  Pets *L Livestock  Music  Travel  Wanted  free '  Garage Sales   -  I "f. Barter ft. Trade  18.  For Safe  ��">.' Autos ���  2p. -Canipet?'  .  21. Marine ;->��� -  22. Mobile Homes  23. Motorcycles"  24. Wanted to Rent.  25.. Bed & Breakfast  26. for Rent  27. HrJp Warned  28. Work Wanted  29. Child Care  30. Business  -   .QpjportunHles ,,  91.  Ugil*  32.  S.C. 8. Yukon-  Coast News Classifieds  On the  Sunshine Coast  First in Convenience &  First in Service  Drop off  your Classifieds  at any one of our  Friendly People  Places  on the Sunshine Coast  Homes  & Property  Obituaries  ���IN PENDER HARBOUfi  Taylor's Garden  Bay Store  883-2253  Centre Hardware  & Gifts  883-9914  IN HALFMOON SAY <������������  B & J Store  885-9435  . Ilk SECHELT '  Books & Stuff  885-2625  , Davis Bay  Peninsula  Market  885-9721  'ROBERTSCREEK'  Seaview Market  885-3400  ' IN GIBSONS   ' ii  Adventure  Electronics  886-7215  Lower Village*  Coast News  886-2622  If ypu have $15,000 and can afford $630/mo., take over the  payments on this large family  home situated in Rbts. Crk. on  sunny % acre lot. Phone  885-7563. #51  $49,600. New homes, for inlo  886-7309. #51  PREPOSSESSION  Sunshine Coast Credit Union ask-,  ing $64,500. 2000 sq. ft. on two  levels finished. Four bedrooms,  two bathrooms, laundry room,  kitchen with nook and  dishwasher, dining room, living  room with brick fireplace. Gibsons area. Call Margaret Johnson  886-8121.      . #51  Lease to purchase. Lg. 2 bdrm.  home, Ig. lot, FR, carport, elec.  heat, 5 yrs. old. Southwood Rd.  112-321-0880. #52  Gardener's paradise. 6/10 acre,  3 bedroom home, spectacular  view, heatilator fireplace.  Established fruit trees, organic  garden plots, private entrance.  Revenue ste. Phone 886-9346.#1  Jim & Myrna Moyer are delighted  to announce the quick arrival of  their adorable son Devon James  on Dec. 4 weighing 7 lbs. 13 oz.,  a brother for Amy. Special thanks  to Elaine Peers, the Rogers, Dr.  R. Lehman and ambulance attendants. Jim & Tom. #51  Alex and Susan are happy to announce the birth of Andrea Carol,  6 lbs. 1002. on Nov. 27,1984 at  Grace Hospital. A sister for  Graham and Heather. #51  c  3.  Obituaries  PARKER: Phyllis Isabel! passed  away suddenly on December 12,  1984 in St. Mary's Hospital,  Sechelt, in her 78th year.  Predeceased by her husband  James'Ernest Parker. Survived  by 1 daughter, Mary Gordon and  her husband Cecil of Sechelt,  also nieces and nephews. Past  President of Sechelt Hospital  Auxiliary, Member of Queen  Esther Chapter No.- 12, O.E.S.  Vancouver, Past Matron & life  member of Mounts Elphinstone  Chapter No.. 65, O.E.S. Roberts  Creek. Funeral was held Friday,  December 14 at 11 a.m. in St.  Hilda's Anglican Church,  Sechelt, Rev. J. Paetkau of-  ficating. Committal service at  1:45 p.m. in the Masonic  Cemetery, Burnaby. Rev. D. Pop-  pel officiating. Devlin Funeral  Home, Gibsons, directors.    #51  CLASSmiD ADVKRTISINO  Copyright mnd  lFt*piltg*tl���llM|  Minimum M"�� per 3 Un* insertion.  Each additional line '1M. 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.  Cash, cheque* or rnoney orders  muat accompany all class I'led advertising.  The Sunshine Coast News  reserves the right to classify  advertisements   under  appropriate   headings   and  determine   page   location.  The Sunshine Coast- News  also reserves the right to  revise or reject any advertising which in the opinion of  the  Publisher  is  in  questionable taste. In the event  that any advertisement is rejected the sum paid for the  advertisement   will   be  refunded.  NOON SATURDAY  1*WW3WI w%jr INHMwRnnKaWI   .  I  _f Please mail to  COAST NEWS Classified. Box 460. Gibsons. B.C. VON 1V0  Or bring in person to one of our  ���   Friendly People Places listed above  1     Minimum *<$** per 3 line insertion  I  I  I  i C  i  ��� _j���i���i���i���i���i���i���i���i���i���i���1~  1  1 mC  i  i  ���5  ��3L     :  :        m  :_n   in  ���7  :      hj  ���8L  :   m  :      md  I  I  I  I  I  CLASSIFICATION: e.g. For Sale, For Rent, etc.  I  I  I  RH WBBB B^MW HA^H B*~~~~~~~~~| Inns ���"BDB  J  BROWN: passed away Tuesday,  Dec. 11,1984, Freda Brown, aged 60, Survived by husband  Henry, 2 sons Grahame Stevenson, West Vancouver, David  Stevenson & wife Valerie, 3  grandchildren of Winnipeg & 2  brothers in England. Memorial  services tp be held at St. Bar-  tholemew Anglican Church, Hwy  1Q1-North Rd. Gibsons, Wed.  Dec. 19. at 7:30 p.m. Rev. J.  Robinson . officiating. Remembrance donations appreciated to  the Cancer Fund. #51  BENSON: Robert (Bob) George  Benson, born March 17, 1922,  passed away December 11,  1984. He leaves his beloved wife,  Tedde and children, Shelly and  Rob. He also leaves one great-  son-in-law, Russ and 1 great-  daughter-in-law, Deborah; also 3  lovely grandchildren, Bobbie,  Paddy and Robbie; his father,  George Davis, who mourns his  only son. Bob served in the Royal  Canadian Air Force from 1941 to  1946 with the Overseas Radar  Division. He was an active  member of Mount Elphinstone  Lodge, No. 130AF&AM, B.C:R.  'Tears on the outside fall on the  ground,  And are slowly swept away.  Tears on the inside Mali on the  soul,  And stay, and stay, and stay.'.  Funeral service was held Friday,  December 14 at 2 p.m. in the  chapel of Devlin Funeral Home,  Gibsons, Rev. Alex Reid officiating. Cremation. #51  SMITH: passed away December  12, 1984, Peter Ben Smith, late-  of Gibsons in this 79th year. Survived by his loving wife Mona,  nieces and nephews. Retired  RCMP member and a member bf  the RCMP Veterans Association.  Funeral service was held Saturday, December 15 at 11 a.m. in  the chapel of Devlin Funeral  Home, Gibsons. Archdeacon  James Whittles officating. Cremation. #51  Super thanks to, Super Joy at  Supershape for saving me when I  was cracking up. Merry  Christmas! F.B. Thumb        #51  Sincere thanks to the doctors &  nurses, especially Dr. S. Lubin &  Dr. W. Burtnick, and all our  wonderful relatives & friends who  were so good to us both during  Tommy's stay in hospital. The  many cards & flowers received  were gratefully appreciated. Tommy & Helen Sinclair. #51  Friends, thank you all for your  cards and concern. I am home  and on the mend. Thank you.  Frank. #51  In lieu of local Christmas cards to  our many friends & close  neighbours a donation has been  sent to Dr. C.S.T. Snelling, Vancouver General Hospital, Burn  Unit F.P. 4. 885 W 12th Ave.,  Vancouver, B.C. V5Z 1M9. Ann,  Drew & Leah Knowles. #51  Alcoholics Anonymous 883-9903,  885-2896.886-7272. TFN  If someone in your family has a  drinking problem you can see  what it's doing to them. Can you  see what it's doing to you? Al  Anon can help. Phone 886-9826  or 886-8228. TFN  Tarot, psychometry & rune stone  readings. Tues. & Thurs. at The  Bookstore, Sechelt. 885-2527.  TFN  ECKANKA'R A.S.O.S.T.  A spiritual path. 886-8579..  Parent support group meeting  weekly in lower Gibsons. Call  Mary 886-2382. #1  & Engagements I  WEDDING  or  ENGAGEMENT  happening in your family? Announce the happy event in our  classified ads. Call 886-2622 or  886-7817.  Female tabby cat, 9 months old,  red collar, Fircrest Rd. area, Gibsons. 886-9277. #52  Dark seal point Siamese female  with black collar with red tag.  Went missing Sunshine Trailer  .Court. Phone886-7995.       #51  Gray torn cat w/white markings.  Lost on Lower Road area.  886-7619. #51  In lower Gibsons, brown leather  wallet. I need my ID back.  Reward offered. Eric DeRos.  886-2751 or 885-5540.        #51  Reward for contents & wallet.  Dianne at the toy shop, Gibsons.  886-8412. #51  Spin casting rod & reel Daiwa.  Left at Sargent's Bay. 886-8771.  #51  $200  REWARD  For the return of a light  brown metal file case  containing business files,  approx. 12 sq. inch.  Contents or/and file box willl  identify owner.  Return of tiles only will also  earn reward.  Young female cat. Dark tortoise  shell.- Beach Ave., Rbberts  Creek. 885-9390. #51  Found at Coach Rd., off Leek  Rd., a long haired cat. Black &  brown markings, white stomach  & legs, white tipped tail. Call  886-8445. #51  Small hand-tooled brown leather  wallet found at Gibsons. Radio  Shack. Owner may claim by identifying special markings on it. ���  SPCA  AVOID THE RUSH  Renew youryearly  SPCA Membership now.  A great Christmas gift  for your animal lover  friends.  Box 2094, Sechelt  885-5551  Young, healthy female dairy goat.  Perfect for breeding $60.  886-8572. #51  Young kid goat, budgies, pair of  doves, small aquarium $10, also  50 gal. 886-7538. #51  Adorable Siamese kittens.  Reserve for Christmas. $55 firm.  Phone 885-3479. #51  14.  Wanted  Wanted: Long handled tree  pruner: Peevee. Long handles for  chimney brush. 886-8465.     #1  Flute in good condition,  reasonable price. 886-8244 after  5. TFN  Porch sale. Sat. Dec. 22, 1269  Trueman, 10-1. Plants, books,  baskets, bamboo shades & other  good stuff. ���    #51  18.'  'VISIT THE  VILLAGE  GREENHOUSE  Craft  Supplies,   Christmas\  Cards, Holiday Decorations,  Fresh Flowers & Plants  Sunnycrest Mall  Gibsons  Phone Orders  886-3371  Gold & platinum dinner ring. Lg.  emerald cut citron. Ruby & diamond trim. Appr. $1750, special  $850,886-7245. #1  40 mm Konica camera with flash  $45. Complete dbl. swag lamp  $30,886-7070. #51  Repo. Black Powder-1858 Enfield  58 cal. rifle musket $235; 1847  Colt Walker 44 cal. rev. $225;  circa 1800 50 cal. Tenn./Ken-  tucky flint lock mountain rifle  $235. All for $600. F.A.C. req.  for purchase. 886-7481 after 6.  #1  Wood & chrome chairs, table,  bed, vacuum, $20. Bed-chesterf,  cost $800 will sell $150. Lots of  small knick-knacks clearing but  at 25', value to $5. Need room for  Xmas tree. 886-7538. #51  CR 78-14 studded Town & Country snows on Chev rims.  886-8756. #51  Fir firewood for sale or trade for  W.H.Y. Any amount delivered or  you pick up. Ph. 886-8193 days,  886-9445 eves. #1  Used bathroom fixtures;- complete  set of upper & lower kitchen  cabinets w/double stainless sink  and tap set; used hot water tank.  Ph. 886-8193 days, 886-9445  eves., . "      #52  Winch, brand new, never used  12 volt 2500 ib. pull capacity new  $329, will sell for $140; used set  of torches, gauges, hose & cutting tip, $150. Ph. 886-8193  day's, 886-9445 eves.      4 #51  4 Star Gazer  Jason  telescope  w/20 mm,  6  mm  &  Barlow  lenses".   Exc.  buy  at   $150.  886-2668.  #51  20" colour TV, good cond. $125.  886-7312.  #51  Blk. Persian lamb coat. % length,  exc. cond., size 16-18 $395  OBO. 885-3143. #51  12.  Music   1  NEW BUNDY ALTO SAX  886-2138  #51  Alto Sax trombone, 12 str. guitar,  speaker. Reasonable prices.  10-4.885-7781. #51  1  [Anyone interested in choir(s)  forming under LYN VERNON,  meet at the Bonniebrook  'Lodge, January 8 at 7:30  |p.m.. Possible 3 choirs, one]  performance, one fun, one  [children. No age limit, no experience or music reading!  lability required.  Small Charge.  Info: 886-2S13  or 886-7377  FURNITURE  COME IN AND SEE US  ABOUT OUR  CHRISTMAS CASH  REBATE SALE  NOT A PENNY DOWN  NOT A PENNY TILL SPRING  New entertainment  centre $249  Newhide-a-beds       . $469  New sectionals  starting at $799,  New sofas & loveseats  starting at $1299  One only new 25" color TV  remote Regular $1295  Sale $895  New bedroom suite  Regular $1899  Sale $1299  New Recliner $289  Used solid state  20" color TV . $289  Used 15 cu. ft.  fridge  Used washer &  dryer. $599  Used sofa & chair        $369  Used love seat  as new $299  INQUIRE ABOUT OUR LOW  MONTHLY PAYMENTS.  INTERIOR DECORATING &  DESIGN SERVICE. VISA &  MASTERCHARGE  ACCEPTED.  Glaholm Furnitvure  :'MMnMrt'-*����: i��-37'r''M;  ������-'. \ i Btoctt Not ih tv'l '.  .''.���Secholt' Posi Otlinv , ���  $299  Reindeer manure $10 a load. You  pick up. 885-9969. #52  FIREWOOD  Semi'dry fir & hemlock $60 a  cord. Split & delivered.  885-9512. #52  BMX bicycle, Khwaftara. Best offer, good shape. Phone weekdays  after 7.886-8708. #52  Toi* Prices  Are Super At  H      MACLEOD'S  SECHELT  Crib, walker, couch, chair,  dresser, table & chairs. Clothes  ladies' sz. 9. 886-3848.       #51  1 pr. Dynamic UR17 downhill  skis. 204 CM. as new condition,  have never been used $150. Call  886-8705 after 5 p.m. #51  Commodore 65, $250. 886-7037.  #51  Import truck canopy, good cond.  886-2953. #51  Smoked salmon for Christmas.  Red spring steelhead. Order now,  885-7677, 886-8229. The Lox &  Bagel Shoppe. #51  Multicycle Inglis auto washer  $295. Guaranteed &. delivered.  883-2648. TFN  Hay $3.50  Straw $3.50  Mulch $2.50  Satellite System  8' -$1,895   installed  Attention 'Small Dish'  owners, having reception  problems? - Try an  85�� LNA.  Calif or details.  Guaranteed  improvement.  Green Onion  Earth Station  in the Cedars Plaza  886-7414  T & S Soil  Mushroom manure $30 per yard  $25 for seniors. Cheaper by the  truckload. Call after 6. 885-5669.  TFN  Table lamps 'Ginger Jar' shape  floral design on white  background $60 ea.; 'Delicrafl'  coffee table $275, end tables  $250 ea., dark walnut with glass  tops & shelves; 'Braemore' sofa  $700,' loveseat $600. muted  floral, all in exc. cond. Phone  886-2266. #51  "Antique" Franklin fireplace  complete with coal grates $125.  886-9169. #51  Great Christmas gifts. Wooden  toys: cars, log trucks, planes,  toddler toys, burl clocks too.  886-2198. #51  PENINSULA RECYCLING  We buy beer bottles $1.20 per  dozen; newspapers, pop bottles,  batteries, industrial and residential scrap metals. Seamount Ind.  Park. Open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Mon. Jo Sat. Ph. 886-8193. TFN  FIREWOOD  Fir $85/cord. 886-9659.  #52  EXERCISE MATS  Washable covers, 10 colours.  36"-$15; 48"-$17.50;  56"-$20. Good Xmas gifts.  886-7290.     - #52  36" Craftsman wood lathe,  motor, stand & set of 8 chisels:  Value $700, asking $450., 12"  Craftsman band saw, motor &  stand, $675 value, asking $425.  Both like new. 1500 Watt Onan  light plant, $500. 1-6' sliding  patio door; $100. Phone  886-9453.     ��� #51  m  Fnug  Down  Quilts  8 NEW EXCITING MTTEHNS;  m NOW IN STOCK!! .    JjP  M    KERN'S  u x. ;.;.vhome:,'x\  $!'���' FURNISH'NGS  ��886-8886  ��  p  P  m  mmmmmmwmMm  You'll adore our  Commodore 64  package offer, complete  with action games, business  and  educational  software:  Jumpman,  Defender,  Easy  Calc  Spreadsheet,   Typing  Tutor/Word   Invaders   and  Home Budget. Also the Programmers Reference guide  ���and other books to aid you in  creating your own programs.  $800 plus value - come see  this and make an offer.  You won't be disappointed  Call Pat at 886-8755  ���days or 886-2558. _J  FIREWOOD  Vt. dry alder. Satisfaction  guaranteed. Large cords $65.  886-8127 after 6 p.m. #51  Hedging cedars, 3 varieties.  Direct from grower. 1 gallon size.  Min. order 25, $3 each with fertilizer or $4 planted. Free delivery  locally. B&B Farms, Roberts Crk.  885-5033. TFN  Chiropractic make dble. sz. bed  sitting on metal frames  w/bookcase headboard. Exc.  cond. $200. Sklar chesterfield &  chair, green background, exc.  cond. $459 OBO. Ph. 886-7317.  #51  Cowrie St.  Sechelt  885-2527  .  1985 Calendars, great gifts,]  great prices and easy to  mail! ��� Children's books,  a great alternative to high  priced toys!  ��� Hundreds of gifts  for under $5!  Beautiful cedar chests, burl  tables & clocks, picture frames.  886-2718.     V #51  32 ft. Nomad trailer. Front tip out.  Rear bedroom. Like new.  $10,500.883-9305. #51  Many varieties of tulip bulbs left  at little over cost price. Granthams post office. 886-9238. #51  ~ INSULATION"  60% Gov't. Grant expires Dec.  31. Contact Bruce Chesterman.-  Freeman Ins. Rep. 886-8753  CGSB contractor. #51  Sugar maple Mrees, various  prices. Proceeds to the Elves  Club. 886-9352. #51  QUALITY CEDAR  ANNUAL FALL SALE  1x 4  12* lin. ft.  1x 6  18* lin. ft.  1x 8  25* lin. ft.  1x10  32* lin. ft.  2x 3  18* lin. ft.  2x 4  22" lin. ft.  2x 6  39* lin. ft.  2x 8  52e lin. ft.  2x10  65* lin. ft.  4x 4  52" lin. ft.  Sawmill, Trout Lake Road  Halfmoon Bay  885-2112 Days  885-3545 Eves.  c  19.  Autos  1953 4x4. Willy's PU % T. body  good, runs well. $1,200 OBO on  trade. 886-8707. #511  '69 Dodge van, slant 6, auto,  radiais, runs & stops well $250.  885-5612. s #51  '74 Ply. Duster. 60,000 mi.,  P.S., 2 extra wheels, A1 cond.  $1,300,885-2930. #51  1970 Volvo sedan B20B engine,  stand,   trans.   $700   OBO.  ' 886-3966. #1  Older 3 ton 4-5 yard dump truck  for sale. 6 cyl., 4x2 trans. Runs  excellently, looks great, must see  $1750 OBO. 886-8193 days,  886-9445. eves.. #52  77 Subaru sedan, front wheel  drive, 2 door, new-brakes $800  OBO. 886-8305.. #51  70 Jeep PU, PS. PB, new  starter, new batt., HD roof rack  $1000 OBO. 886-8305. #1  1984 Honda Civic 1300 HB.  AM/FM cassette, 13,000 km! as  new. $7200 OBO. 886-3850'.  .#51  1980 Pontiac Phoenix SJ. 5 dr.,  PS/PB, mags, good cond.,  80,000 km. $4750 OBO.  886-3850. #51  .1974 GMC Jimmy 4x4. PS/PB,  some problems..$1,100 OBO.  886-7934. ,     #51  Free dead car & truck removal.  Prompt service. Ph. 886-8193  days. Ph. 886-9445 eves.     TFN ���  ;   1  *'   i Coast News, December 17,1984  23.  1980 F150 Ranger XLT 4x4 PU.  Short wheel base, step side,  ; canopy,   tilt   steering   wheel,  tapedeck, new tires & muffler.  Very clean. 40,000 mi. $6,900.  -'886-8252. #51  ; 1971 Satellite Sebring good run.  r order. $350. 886-9404 after 5.  #52  1975 Ford % ton Supercab.  Auto, PS, PB, good run. cond.  $1,300. 1971 Ford % ton 360, 4  sp. runs well, body rough $500  or $1,500 for both. Trades?  886-3892. #52  1974 Buick Century. 4 dr., good  cond. $1450 OBO. 886-7245.#52  3 ton '53 International dumptruck  w/small gravel box & flatdeck.  Good rubber, exc. cond. $8450.  886-7377. TFN  Lease  All  Makes  All  Models  ��� ��� ���  TOYOTA  NISSAN  HYUNDAI  CHRYSLER  VOLVO  BMW  MERCEDES  PORSCHE  ��� ��� ���  Let us quote  on your lease  requirements.  Call  Harvie McCracken  today.  SOUTH COAST  LEASING  885-3211  f 21.  Marine  )  HIGGS MARINE  SURVEYS LTD  Insurance Claims  Condition and Valuation  Survsys   .  Phone 885-9425  or 865-3643  26 ft. Trojan. Standup/head reb.  318 2/sounders, VHF, trim tabs,  ship to shore. $6500. OBO.  886-9026. #51  ^22.  [ Mobile Homes  1  Mobile home space available.  Sunshine Coast Mobile Home  Park. 886-9826. TFN  NEW ON MARKET  1983 General 14x52 in adult  park. 2 bdrm., 2 appl., mint  cond. Open floor plan, vaulted  ceiling. Basic landsc. w/drive &  porches compl. w/10x24 heated  attch. workshop. Price $27,500  new financing. 885-5531.    #51  2 bdrm Dbiewide, Roberts Creek,  $44,500. Low down paymt. Will  carry balance, 886-8375 after 4  p.m. #51  1973 20 foot Winnebago. Exc.  cond, many extras. 885-5995.  #51  12x68' Highwood. Exc. cond. 2  bdrm., bath with sliding doors &  panelled twin vanity basins, 4 appls.. W/W, drapes, oil C/H.  20'x8' covered deck, 9'x7" alum,  shed. Quiet adult pk., near  beach. $16,500.885-3852.    #1  23,  Motorcycles  1981 Suzuki RM125, exc. cond.,  prof, rebuilt motor. $550 OBO.  886-2743. #51  Yamaha 175 Enduro, 250 KM.  $850.886-8252.     . #51  '82 Yamaha MX100. Exc. cond.,  good beginners bike, $550 0B0.  Ph. 885-2390-eves. #51  2 bdrm. house, Roberts Creek,  .acres,  fireplace,  private.  Ref.  885-2084. TFN  1 bdrm. bsmt. ste., view/lower  Gibsons. $140/mo. Pref. working person. 886-3875.        #51  2 room cabin WF $300/mo.  Lower Gibsons. 886-3961 or  980-2963. #51  There is a special  CHRISTMAS  BONUS  This month for our  1, 2, 3 bedroom apts.  Rents From  $315  Harbour Heights  1660 School Road  886-9050  J  Part. furn. bsmt. ste. close to  beach, 2 bdrms., wood htr.,  $325/mo. incl. util. Phone  986-7545. #52  Apt. for rent Jan. 1. 2. bdrm.. 5  appl., FP. full view of Howe Snd.  $400.886-3848. #52  A prime 800 sq. ft. office space is  available in the Farnham Road  Dental Clinic right behind the Gibsons Medical Clinic. For information, please call Don Bland at  886-7020 or 886-7574 after 5  p.m. TFN  3 bdrm. mobile. Private, 4 appliances, economical heat.  $400/mo. 886-2520. #52  Warehouse work space over 1000  sq. ft. High ceiling, large  overhead door. Industrial Way,  Gibsons, (rear of Windsor  Plywood). 886-8226. #52  28' mobile home. Adults only, no  pets. $250/mo. 885-5995.   #51  Mobile home space available  Ponderosa Pines Mobile Home  Park. Adults only, no pets.  885-5995. #51  Granthams waterfront cottage  and waterfront suite. Both suit  single person. 886-8284.     #52  2 bdrm. view apart. Very clean  quiet building. Heat & hot water  incl. Full laundry services,  886-9038. TFN  Bach. ste. $200/mo. 2 bdrm.  ste. $300/mo. incl. fum.. hydro,  cbl. 886-7274. #52  2 bedroom house, Granthams  with view. $450/mo. Heat & light  included. Phone 886-7802 after  6. #52  2 bdrm. mobile home, $30O/mo.  886-9581. #52  Gibsons. Attractive. 4 rm., 1  bdrm. suite. WW carpets, new  kitchen appliances. 1-2 adults,  no pets. Avail. Jan. 1.885-2198.  #52  for Kent  31.  Avail, now. Lg. 2 bdrm.  $225/mo. plus 1-4 bdrm. ste. at  $350/mo. on 2 floors w/view. In  lower Gibsons. 4-plex building,  refs. please. 921-7788 aft. 4  p.m. #1  Furn. 1 bdrm. bsmt. ste. Priv.  entr.,   self-cont.,   W/W.   cbl.,  wash/dry, util. incl. Suit quiet ��  clean   non-smoker  $265/mo.  886-2694. .   #1  Office space for rent, 2nd floor  above Gibsons Building Supplies.  886-8141. TFN  Community Hall for rent in  Roberts Creek.  Phone Debbie,  886-3994,7-10 p.m.    ���     TFN       /   Mobile homes space'avail. Sunshine Coast Mobile Park.  886-9826. TFN  27;m';;/m'  Selp Wanted  LAND ACT  NOTICE OF INTENTION  TO APPLY FOR A  DISPOSITION OF  CROWN LAND  In Land Recording Oistrict  of New Westminster and  situated at Misery Bay,  Salmon Inlet.  Take notice that Peat Mar-  wick Trustee L & K Lumber  Ltd. of N. Vancouver, occupation sawmill, intends to  apply for a licence of the  following described lands:  Commencing at a post  planted at the S.E. corner of  Lot 6175 Blk. B thence 20 m  North; thence 180 m N. 81��  West; thence 40 m South;  thence 180 m East along  H.W.M. and containing 0.6  ha more or less.  The purpose for which the  disposition  is  required  is  temporary log storage.  John J.T. Clarke  File #2401885  Dated Oct. 11,1984  teacher's aide req. for Rainbow  Pre-School. 3afternoons/wk. approx. $200/mo. Educ. or exp. in  pre-school an asset. Call J.  Touhey 885-7289. #51  Manager-Secty., duties incl. typing, filing, tel. sales, bus. procedures. P/T 20 hr./wk. $6/hr.  Began Jan. 2. Send resume to  Gibsons Chamber of Commerce,  Box 1190, Gibsons. B.C. VON  1V0. _ #51  f 28.  ^  W<  Work Wanted  GARRY'S  Crane Service  ���Cash paid for scrap iron  ���Top quality sod $1.15  per yard plus delivery  ��� FREE DEAu 1a  REMOVAL  886-7028  Hardwood floors resanded and  finished. Work guaranteed. Free  est. Phone 885-5072;    TFN  FOR EXPLOSIVE REQUIREMENTS  Dynamite, electric or regular  caps, B line E cord and safety  fuse. Contact Gwen Nimmo,  Cemetery Road, Gibsons. Phone  886-7778. Howe Sound Farmer  Institute. TFN  WATER ACT  Tidal Rush Marine Farms of  Saltery Bay, Powell River. B.C.  has applied to divert and use  water out of Lena Creek which  flows southerly and discharges  into Hotham Sound. The point of  diversion will be located approximately 200 meters from the  mouth and the quantity to be  diverted is 6 CPS. The purpose  for which the water will be  diverted is hydropower. The  water will be used on Lot 6300.  District 8, N.W.D.  Comments concerning this application may be made to the  Comptroller of Water Rights,  Parliament   Buildings.   Victoria,  B.C.V8V1X5.  #51  THE MANSE TOWNHOUSE  IS TAKING RENTAL  APPLICATIONS  G modern two bedroom  townhouse  D one and a half baths  C fully carpeted  G five appliances including  dishwasher, washer  and dryer  G private sundeck  G enclosed garage  G family oriented  G close to Sunnycrest Mall.  schools, tennis court &  jogging field  G good references required  G $425 per month  ��� call Peter  886-9997  evenings  ARCHITECTURAL  DESIGN DRAFTING  FREE ESTIMATE  WORKING  DRAWINGS  ���   CONCEPTUAL DESIGN  886-7858  Lg. clean 2 bdrm. ste. w/view &  sundeck, WW carpets & curtains.  Convenient location between upper & lower Gibsons. $280.  886-9326. #51  Pratt Rd. Gibsons. Oble. wide  mobile home on acreage. Avail.  Dec. 1st. Refs. req. $325/mo.  886-7635 eves. 886-9219.   #51  Ground level 2 bdrm. suite.  Private WF Rbts. Ck. Wood/electric $350/mo., % util. Prefer NS  feminist. Yard work carpentry exchange for reduced rent considered. Ph. 294-8759 eves. #51  2 bdrm. Dbiewide, Roberts Creek  Rd. $325/mo. 886-8375 after 4  p.m. #51  2-3 bdrm house, Roberts Creek,  to quiet couple or small (am.  Ocean   view,   fenced   garden..  Fridge/stove,  $425/mo.  Ph.  885-9516. #51  2 bdrm. house in Lower Gibsons.  Wood ht., F/S, across from park.  $325/mo. 886-3924. #51  WATERFRONT Pender Harbour.  House, 1 bdrm. with skylight,  windows all around, laundry inc.,  wood/elec. heat. Dock closeby.  883-9342. #TFN  WATERFRONT PENDER HAR-  BOUR. 3 bdrm. older style large  house. Fr., st., laundry, dock  nearby. Fireplace and fabulous  view. Rent whole house or share.  883-9342. TFN  Landscaping and garden  maintenance, ornamentals,  shaped hedges trimmed, fruit  trees pruned and sprayed. Phone  886-9294 after 6 p.m. TFN  PEERLESS TREE  SERVICES LTD.  Topping-Limbing-Danger Tree  Removal. Insured, guaranteed  work. Free estimates, 885-2109.  TFN  MOBILE HOME MAINT.  Gutters, skirting, additions,  roofs. Anything to do with mob.  homes. 885-5995. TFN  l]"ifi|Cftin|oa^  Repairs to cameras  binoculars, projectors  Competitive rates  David Short  * pop* *:���  Enterprise*  Box1946 \  Gibtons. B.C  Custom planning. T&G, shiplap.  channel siding. 885-3609.   #51  Exp. plumber needs work. Old or  new, big or small. Reas. rates.  886-9149. #1  PORTABLE SAWMILL  Available to mill small amounts of  logs into lumber, beams. Bevel  siding, etc. Clement Sawing Service, 886-8218. #1  weekly newspaper. Some typing  and experience in dealing with the  public helpful. Send resumes to  Powell River News, 7030 Alberni  St., Powell River, B.C. Attn: Ad  Manager. ��� #51  Good return on investment, five  chair salon in shopping centre.  North Okanagan. selling for health  reasons. Inquiries to: P.O. Box  2491, Salmon Arm, B.C. VOE 2T0.  #51  "Seasons"-Canada's 1st name in  colour analysis & glamour.  Seasons, consultants earing  $100-$300/day! Read our story,  page 92, January Chatelaine.  Academy training, supplies,  Seasons cosmetics, skin care, silk  scarves. Replica perfumes,  careers. 112-800-387-3939  (Toronto). #51  Ski from your doorstep! On hi five  day packages from: Big White  $147; Red Mountain $130; Selkirk  Snowcats $1,030; 108 x-country  $82. Call toll free 112-800-  683-9041. #53  Good life greenhouse 6'3"x7'6"  $495. Write or phone for free  brochure. B.C. Greenhouse  Builders, 7425 Hedley Avenue,  Burnaby, B.C. V5E 2R1.  433-2919. #51  Pianos, organs, drums, guitars,  trumpets. Free shipping most  items most places. B.C.'s mail  order music store. Toll free in B.C.  112-800-772-9103. Tamitik  Music. Collect (604)632-7070.  #2  For sate-Compugraphic Trendsetter, CG 7200, two MDT 350 plus  related equipment. All in good  working order. Phone Reidco  Publishing. (604)892-5131 for  further information. #51  DunUte windgenerator 5000 watts  29 batteries 500 AMP hour each.  100 D.C. A.C. Inventor, 82' tower,  over $18,000 replacement.  Sacrifice $9,000 OBO. Phone  753-4905. #51  Skidder   tree   farmer   serial  #6405629 Model 5. 353 rebuilt  motor. Rear tires 90.per cent 16  ply. Front 80 number 19 gear-  matic. Rops. Asking $6,900. Ph.  534-3746. #51  1971 Hayes H.O. 350 Cummins  13 speed 44,000 rear ends SI  scales 77 Peerless long log trailer.  Ready to work. $25,000. Phone  459-2586. #51  Wanted to buy. Seff-toading logging truck. Phone 747-3120.   #51  Reg'd. Australian Shepherd (not  Blue Heelers) puppies, reds and  red merles. At stud. Reg'd. Merle  Australian Shepherd and red  Doberman. Also black Arabians.  Phone (604)677-4253. #51  Now in B.C., a landlord protection  agency. Protect yourself from getting rowdy, destructive, non-  paying, trouble making, slow paying tenants. Complete details will  be sent prepaid if you mail $5 to  the Landlord Protection, Agency,  Box 339, Parksville, B.C. VOR  2S0. #51  "Seif-Divome for B.C." Why pay  more when its "uncontested"?  Guar, results saves $100's. Free  info anytime. Ph. Canadian Para  Legal Concern Ltd. (1973). (604)  683-4024. #2  | I       B.C. & Yukon!  I I V  S  y    Layout and design person for bi-  season  by Ruth Forrester  The Welcome Beach community hall has been a busy little spot these past couple of  weeks as it has been the scene of  many Christmas activities. Last  Saturday was the night'of the  annual Christmas dinner and  was packed to capacity for a  delicious turkey dinner with all  the trimmings. President Bill  Vorley welcomed everyone and  led the carol singing accom-  . panied on piano by Elsie Julian.  Nikki Weber joined in the fun  with her guitar and then provided taped music for dancing into  the small hours. Everyone  agreed that it was a great evening and are enthusiastic about  getting together again for a New  Year bash where Nikki will  again be in charge of music.  If you are planning to attend  at New Year you could give  Fred Greaves a call at 885-3926,  but do it soon as space is fairly  limited and it would be a shame  to be disappointed. Admission  for the New Year's party is $15  per couple and you bring your  own goodies and refreshments.  If you have house guests over  New Year this is a good place to  take them to meet all your  friends.  Sunday  was  the afternoon  where the children of the area  were treated to a Christmas party thanks to the Halfmoon Bay  Recreation Society who sponsored this annual affair. Barbara James was in charge of  organizing this year and was of  course helped by the mums and  by Margaret Connor and Cynthia Wickwire who helped serve  the   beautiful   goodies.   Dave  Karmazyn  delighted  the little  ones with his clown and magic  act as well as his glorious singing  voice.  Once again,   Elsie  Julian played for carol singing.  Then    on    Monday   the  Welcome Beach carpet bowling  group   got   together   for   a  scrumptious jpotluck supper to  celebrate the Christmas season.  We do indeed^wonder what we  would do without the good old  Welcome Beach Hall and all  those who give of their time and  energy doing volunteer work to  keep things in good shape.  OPEN HOUSE  By now most residents will  have become acquainted with  George and Maxine at the Halfmoon Bay store and post office.  It is indeed a pleasure to drop  by at the store nowadays. You  are always sure of a pleasant  greeting,   the   coffee   pot   is  always at the ready and the feeling of warmth of a small country store is there. Maxine and  George are also enjoying getting  to know their neighbours and to  show   their   appreciation   for  your patronage they have invited their friends and patrons  to open house at the store on  Wednesday, December 26 (Boxing Day) from one until four in  the  afternoon;   a   really   nice  gesture which is certainly appreciated by us all.  If you would like to join in  yet another happy evening don't  forget the Halfmoon Bay  school's Christmas party on  December 20. Everyone will be  welcome to join in the fun.  [32.  & Yukon  Experienced advertising representative wanted for aggressive community newspaper in Grande  Prairie. Excellent earning potential  & complete medical benefits. This  position will be available early in  the new year. Send resume to: P.  Brewster, Focus Publishing Ltd.,  10518-100th Ave., Grande Prairie,  Alta.T8V0V9. #51  Two for one beef sale. Introductory  offer. Purchase any side or hind  beef order and a beef rib section  and receive: Bonus #1-a side of  pork free. Bonus #2-every order  received 50 lbs. fancy sausage  made from part of your trimmings.  Black Angus Beef Corp. Serving all  of B.C. Call toll-free  112-800-242-0637. Vancouver  area call 438-5357. #51  Winter growing starts now. Metal  Halide 1000W $199. Heater  16,000 BTU $114. Over 20.000  products for indoor, greenhouse  and hydroponic growing. Have  tomatoes for Christmas. Lots of  Christmas gifts $2-$50. Send $2  for catalogues to Western Water  Farms Inc., 1244 Seymour Street,  Vancouver V6B 3N9. 682-6636.  #51  In Memoriam  by Peggy Connor  Jim and Phyllis Parker arrived in Sechelt about 1948 to help  run the Rock wood Lodge with  Bill and Dorothy Morrison.  They proved to be good  citizens, working hard for the  good of the village and hospital.  The Parkers moved from-  Rockwood to the white house  that stood for a long time in the  heart of the village where The  Dock mall is now.  Parker's Hardware, now  MacLeods, was built by them  and both Jim and Phyllis worked in the store.  The next move of the Parkers  was to Seaview Lane in West  Sechelt where Phyllis has been  living with her daughter Mary  and Cecil Gordon since her husband passed away a number of  years ago.  The funeral for Phyllis  Parker, who passed away on  Wednesday morning, December  12 was held in St. Hilda's  Church on Friday, December  14. The service was conducted  by Reverend Paetkau and  Reverend Godkin.  Phyllis was a president and  working member for St. Mary's  Hospital Auxiliary, and a life  member of the Eastern Star.  She was also a kind, friendly  person, a pleasure just to go into the store and talk to, or work  with in organizations.  It was just on Saturday,  December 1 that Phyllis performed her last public duty, she  poured tea at the St. Mary's  Hospital Auxiliary, Sechelt  branch. That is how she will be  remembered by her many  friends, graciously presiding at  a tea table.  Cedar Grove play  This year Cedar Grove school  is producing a Christmas  musical called "Christmas On  Angel Street".  This Christmas production is  about two orphans who  discover the real meaning of  Christmas.  For the last two months the  actors and the choir have practised very hard. A big thank you  to Mrs. Story, our music  teacher, and to Mrs. Elson the  drama coach.  Thank you also to the parents  and teachers for their help and  suppbrt with special thanks to  Mia Dignard the dance coach,  Ms Nest Lewis the costume  designer and also Mrs. Pat  Stewart for her piano accompaniment.  The musical will take place at  Cedar Grove elementary Monday, December 17 at 1:15 p.m.,  December 18 and 19 at 7:15  p.m.  Guess Where  The usual prize of $5 will be awarded to the first entry drawn which  correctly locates the above. Send your entries to reach the Coast  News, Box 460, Gibsons, this week. Last week's winner was Roberta Malek, Box 1817, Gibsons who correctly located the teddy bear  at the Credit Union, Gibsons.  From us at   SEASIDE PLUMBING  and our families to you  and your families  JOYEUX NOEL and ali the  best of the New Year  Mo and Ron Girard & Families  32.  B.C. IL Yukon  V32. )(��. )  A I       B.C & YukonJ ^     B.C. & Yukon J  1980 Ford Louisvie refrigerated  tandem axle Thermo King cat  diesel, 23 foot van. Low mileage.  Dan Woodrow, phone 112-334-  2264 or 112-339-3434 after 6  p.m. #51  Used diesels for one-half - one-ton  trucks c/w five-spd. 0/D $1,923.  Phone (604)520-3611 or  (604)980-1765. Write 110  Woolridge, Coquitlam, B.C. V3K  5V4. #51  Meet your match. For aH ages and  unattached. Thousands of  members anxious to meet you.  Prestige Acquaintances. Call toll  free 112-800-263-6673. Hours 9  a.m.-6p.m. #51  1974 Chev Ave ton, on air with  Holmes twin boom wrecker. Drive  away & put it to work. $4,800.  112(604)885-5500. #51  48K Apple compatible system with  hi-res amb/gm monitor $749. Apple compatible disk drives full  height w/shugart mech. $199.95.  Apple compatible joysticks  $21.95. 80 column card $79,95.  Speech cards $39.95 w/software.  Now in stock Tandy 1000 IBM  compatible. Computer "N Stuff.  581-1615. #51  Free  128  pago  career  guide  describes 200 correspondence  diploma courses. Start on your  new career today. Granton Institute (Dept. 1A), 1055 W.  Georgia St. #2002, Vancouver.  (604)685-8923. #51  "Self-Divorce for B.C." Why pay  more when its "uncontested"?  Guar, results saves $100's. Free  info, anytime. Ph. Canadian Para  Legal Concern Ltd. (1973).  (604)683-4204. #1  Book now! Great ski weeks from  $148 per person at Lake Louise  ski area. Mini weeks from $84 per  person. Reservations and information call 112-800-661-9525.   #51  City centre of Chiiliwack, B.C. One  bedroom modern condominium.;  New quality build. The ultimate in  convenience and location. Priced  from only $36,500. For pictures  and more information, Box 1,  Lindell Beach. B.C. VOX 1P0. #51  108 Resort, cross-country skiing,  individual & family packages,  equipment sales, rentals, guided  tours, lessons, sleigh rides,  skating, tobogganing, whirlpool,  saunas, satellite TV, licensed  restaurant. 791-5211, 687-2334.  #1  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  Where can you lease a truck for  only $119.97 per month? Call  Dave Hinton collect at 294-0111 or  toil-free at Zenith 2200. After 6  p.m. call collect 590-4589. DL.  5674. TFN  Ford trucks. "Drive-Back" program based on 48 monthly  payments OAC as follows from:  Ranger $146, E100 Van $199,  F250 P/UP $202, Bronco II $254.  Based on your trade being appraised at $2,000. 100's Ford  new trucks & all make used to  select from. Zephyr Mercury Ford  Trucks, 300 W. Broadway, Van.  V5Y1P3. Call, 872-7411 "Collect  for immediate credit approval".  Dealer 6102. TFN  Immediate  delivery  on  hockey  jerseys - $10 up. Buy direct from  the factory and save! Peter Upton  Jacket Works. Call toll free  112-800-661-6461 lor your free  catalogue. #51 Coast News, December 17,1984  JUST ARRIVED-COLORFUL POSTERS  Original art, hand-dipped candles, pottery & blown glass  Give the Gift of Art this Christmas  Greetings  Thank you for  your patronage  in 1984.  We look forward  to serving you.  CONDOLENCES TO THE  McPHEORON FAMILY; WE  REGRET THE LOSS OF A  VALUED EMPLOYEE.  Holiday  Hours  December 17 -  9:30 am - 8 pm  SUNDAY     MONDAY  DECEMBER 23 DECEMBER &*  Regular Hours 9 am - 4 pm  NICK'S  SHELL  SERVICE STATION  The Village Merchants have trimmed the tree and decked the entire street out...  We now invite you to join us for  Holiday Festivities���Come and Join In  SEASONS  GREETINGS  from  GIFT BASKETS!  For Everyone On Your  Shopping List  GIANT SANTA SACK DRAW  This is the last week for names to be entered into the Santa Sack Contest.  Merchants have donated a gift to be placed in the sack which is now overflowing  with a host of gifts and services. Alderman Norm Peterson draws one lucky name  Sunday, December 23; at 2 p.m., in Pioneer Park.   Entertainment provided by the Centennial Singers.  ~ Enter your name at participating  merchant's stores.  ��� Bath Goodies  ��� Winemaking Supplies  ��� Coffees, Teas, Spices  ��� Candy & Dried Fruit  ��� Lots of  Stocking Stuffers  **. 886-2818    J��  COME IN, HAVE A COFFEE  & WE WILL HELP YOU WITH  YOUR IDEAS  Lower Gibsons  next to the Hunter Gallery  Open Sunday Dec. 23 10 - 4  TRUFFLES  GINGERBREAD HOUSE CONTEST  J  Beauty and  Barber Shop  SCHOOL ROAD  LOWER GIBSONS  PHONE 886-3916  We Make Your  Life Beautiful  ISO!.  Get your entries into TRUFFLES right away. Judging (by  assorted celebrities, none the less) of these culinary  masterpieces takes place on Friday, December 21.  Prizes will be awarded: oh the day before Christmas.  ONE HUNDRED CHEERY CAROLERS  FROM CEDAR GROVE SCHOOL will warm your heart and  soul, as they sing Christmas favourites in Pioneer Park  Friday, December 21 at 12 noon.  THE VILLAGE MERCHANTS INVITE YOU TO  COME AND JOIN IN OR SIMPLY ENJOY THE  FESTIVE SPIRIT.  THE VILLAGE MERCHANTS  join in wishing, you and yours a very  Happy and Safe Holiday  Our prices  are all  publisher's  prices -  as in-  Vancouver,  so come  to us  When it  comes to  NEW  BOOKS in  Gibsons  we have the  GREATEST  VARIETY  AND SELECT YOUR CHRISTMAS GIFT BOOKS  The NDP Bookstore  Beside Truffles at School & Gower Pt. Rd. 886-7744  wholefoods  886-7974  Christmas Specials:  ��� Mincemeat - U^lb". $1.45 lb.  ��� Whole brazil nuts - $3.01 lb.  ��� Dried fruits & nuts for your  Christmas baking needs  ��� Hot mulled apple cider  ���k  Christmas candied fruits  Gift boxes & baskets made to order.  MERRY CHRISTMAS  Seasons  Greetings  from  STAFF  and  SALES  PEOPLE  at  Pebbles  REALTY  Tis the  season  to be  glamorous9  You come to us when  you care enough about  yourself to want the  very best.  Call 886-2120 for an  appointment for a new  holiday hair-do.  '" Gibsons .  Girl ��<2u$5  XX   Hair SalGrt  Join us for  ���k Christmas Carols with Steue White on the piano  * Last minute Stocking Stuffers and gifts with a European flavour!  Varfftp'Jfoottf  Christmas  Hours  CLOSED DEC. 25, 26,27 & JAN. 1-5  Trear your "yacht" to a  RE-BERTH IN '85  Propane ��� Charts ��� Sani Pump INeW HI  Showers ��� Laundromat ��� Picnic Park 886-8686  400 berths 70 for visitors  marina  Keep your boat right at the fishing & cruising grounds.  BOX 1520 GIBSONS VON 1V0 CB14 ��� VHF68  Come and see us for quality wool.  silk and cotton yarn, as well as  ��� mohair and angora.  If we don't have it,  we'll order it for you.  Custom knit sweaters, dresses,  or coats, made to order.  Knltwit  Hwy 101, midway up the hill  886-2717 Mon.-Sat. 10-6  The  PSY  New Year's Eve  Special Four  Course Dinner  Main dish:     Stuffed barbecued  goose and/or roast beef  included  Midnight:       Champagne  $2<S per person  Live Music with  Steve White  Reservations  Call 886-8632  OPEN DEC. 25 & JAN. 1  FROM 8 PM TO 4 PM  Happy Holiday Wishes  to ali our wonderful customers.  We have enjoyed serving you in the past and look  forward to serving you in the future ��� from  Gibsons Original Breakfast House  ^j^^fv^ The Come Home Cafe <z,j*?Mfir*s  Marine Drive  886-2831  For your Christmas Dinner  ��� main course and trimmings ���  come and see us  Open till 8 p.m. Mon. thru Sat. this week  Sunday 10-5  WE WISH  EVERYONE  A  Happy Holiday  Season  Fong's Market  'yonr convenience store'  8 am - 10:30 pm  7 days a week  886-8515  Seasons  Greetings  from  Wishful Thinking  we help make  Christmas wishes  come true with gifts  for all ages  886-3812  Have a Merry Christmas  May your cup  runneth over with  happiness in this  holiday season.  Audrey's Coffee Service 886-7686'

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