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 i/iOfaftifl. ��>.C .  J1} M *V IX*  SL-i*.  by Peter Trower  My brain is still a bit jangled  from the events that took place  in Sechelt on the weekend of  August 16. Let us say that the  Writers' Festival, in its third  year, definitely came of age.  Here are some personal impressions of events both  scheduled and otherwise, that  occurred over those hectic three  days:  Friday August 16. Yvonne  and I drive to Porpoise Bay to  meet my longtime friend and  poetic mentor, Al Purdy. He  deplanes on schedule around 1  p.m., accompanied by another  white-maned writer named  Leon Rooke whom I don't  know, but soon will. Purdy,  who has grown a distinguished  moustache since 1 last saw him,  seems in rare form. He gets  squared away at his hotel and  we head for Gibsons to hash  over old times and new. That  evening, we reconnoitre at  Greene Court where Purdy is  scheduled to read.  1 introduce the old maestro to  a large expectant audience and  he   proceeds   to   demonstrate  what   modern   poetry   is   all  about. Purdy is totally at home  on a stage. He towers over the  podium   like   a  great   grandfather  lion,   declaiming  gems  from his vast repertoire in a  loud laconic voice. He reads old  classics like Lament For The  Dorsets.and new work like Piling Blood from his latest collection. Much of Purdy's output is  extremely funny. No exception  is a double-entendre piece about  frigate birds on the Galapagos  Islands that elicits appreciative  roars from the crowd. Purdy  concludes the generous offering  by answering questions  from  the audience and reading a couple more requests.  The final event of the day is a  wine-tasting session that  Yvonne and I had planned to  attend. But Purdy's traditional  want after a reading is to beetle  for the nearest bar and talk  poetry with a group of fellow  practitioners. Since there are  several other poets in attendance, including Barry McKin-  nen, David Phillips and Steve  Noyes, editor of Prism International, we elect to do this. John  Burnside, no stranger to poets  and poetry, comes along and we  have a spirited session.  Saturday August 17. Leon  Rooke, novelist and short story  writer is doing his thing at 10:30  a.m. Yvonne and I head back to  Sechelt to catch his performance. I know, little about  Rooke beyond the fact that tie  wrote a unique book called  Shakespeare's Dog but Yvonne  has heard him read on the  Gzowski show and assures me  that 1 will be impressed.  "Impressed"  is hardly  the.  word for it. When Rooke launches into his astonishing act, I  am well and truly blown away as  are all  present,  including At-  Purdy. Leon Rooke is a writer  of enormous power and im- ;1  agination but he has the added y  edge of being a world-class performer. Evidently, he majored ,  in drama during his college days  and it certainly shows.  Rooke launches a flat-out  assault on the audience from  almost the first word. He lifts  the phrases from the page, .invests them with glittering life .  and literally hurls them at the  crowd. Rooke begins with a  moving piece about a distraught ,  V  girl fleeing through the countryside from her mother's  death-bed. As the piece unfolds,  the character of the mother  emerges through the girl's disjointed thoughts.  The second  selection  from  Rooke's   best-known   work  |   Shakespeare's Dog, is a genuine  | stunner   that   almost   beggars  ���  description. It deals with the  I disappearance and death of the  T young dog's mother as seen  ';' through canine eyes and is unaccountably strange and moving.  ; At�� least one woman in the au-  y diehce is in tears by the time  v Rpoke is finished;  y The third and longest piece is  a total change of pace. Rooke  y takes us for a trip to a disco  y with   an   aging  swinger   who  \ wants desperately to be hip. It is  fa   humorous   tour-de-force,  y highlighted   by   snatches   of  If popular   songs   fronf  several  y eras, that Rooke delivers very  y effectively.  The piece  is^ not  ^ without a few dark undertones,  .4 chiefly in the character of an  obnoxious redneck, the bon vi-  ���._ vant  encounters on  his  tipsy  ramble. Another minor master-  -'' piece.  Rooke ends his amazing  stand with another excerpt from  Shakespeare's Dog that  dramatizes a verbal assault on  the Bard by his wife, Ann  Hathaway. The barrage of  stinging, funny invective is  flawlessly delivered.  At some point during  Rooke's classic performance,  Purdy remarks that: "You  sound like a whole orchestra up  there!" It is no word of a lie.  Following the readings, Rooke  parries questions for awhile and  exits to thunderous and well  deserved applause.  The next item on the agenda  is a panel discussion on "Why  B.C. writers are starving."  Since this a virtually the story of  my life, I definitely plan to attend. But I get into a fascinating  discussion with Rooke, Purdy  and several other writers at an  outside table and can't tear  myself away. Thus, I miss this  segment of the program. Had I  been there I would certainly  have laid much of the blame on  the blatantly anti-intellectual  bias of a certain government in  Victoria. Even right-wing  Alberta,   recently   allotted  $800,000 worth of lottery income to the Arts while Bennett  and his cronies pour everything  into the sinking fund called EXPO. But I wasn't there and  anyhow, I digress.  Jim Taylor, the sports writer  is speaking next and, having  become a born-again jock a few  years back, I attend this talk  with Yvonne. It proves very  worthwhile. If Taylor ever gets  tired of cranking out sports columns, he could probably find  work as a stand-up comic. He is  a very witty man with a Bob-  Hope-style delivery.  Taylor freely admits that he is  no jock himself but he certainly  knows the business of profes- -  sional athletics backwards. He  reels off funny anecdotes about  the sometimes-boneheaded  heroes of hockey rink and football field, including the time he  was almost punched-out by a  mountainous fullback for some  disparaging remark. Taylor alsc  has some funny yarns about his  literary collaboration with  Wayne* Gretzky's father. It is  another rewarding session of a  totally different sort'. .  Please turn to page 12  Against B.C. Hydro's use of Round up  Pesticide appeal heard  in marathon session  by Dianne Evans  Brainstorming is what these people were doing last Thursday, trying to come up with ideas about how we  can develop business opportunities and make our communities and local events attractive and known to  those who will visit Expo '86 next year. All coast residents are invited to become involved - there are areas  to suit all kinds of interests, and time is of the essense. Next meeting of the EspOasis Committee is Tuesday, (tomorrow) August 27, 7 p.m. in the SCRD board room. ���Fran Burnside photo  Co-operation stressed  Expoasis plans underway  by Fran Burnside  "I hope we can all see fit to  pull together to create prosperity for the Sunshine Coast,  regardless of race, religion or  politics," concluded Captain  Vic Walker in his opening  remarks to the crowd of 60 attending last Thursday's ExpOasis meeting at the Bella  Beach Motel. "Our success  depends on our effort and  organization."  Noting that the ExpOasis  committee is motivated by a  concern with improving the  local economy, and viewing  tourism as an alternative to the  traditional economic supports  of forestry, mining and Fishing,  Walker suggested, "There will  be one hell of a lot of people  drifting around Vancouver  looking for something to do  (during Expo). Let's bring them  to the Sunshine Coast."  These phrases hardly sounded new emanating from the ExpOasis committee, but their  delivery certainly was. A soft-  spoken, unassuming, warm and  open man, newly appointed  committee chairman Walker  seemed to be issuing a friendly  invitation to everyone to bring  their friends and let's see if we  can make something out of this  opportunity.  Walker's approach is  definitely that of a team player  and it seems apparent that he  likes to work "with" people.  All ideas and suggestions are  welcome and as the crowd  broke into "brainstorming"  sessions assistant Carol Oslie  assured everyone, "Don't  worry if your idea sounds crazy  or irrational, just toss it in. It  can  be changed  or dropped  later, and it may give someone  else an idea, too."  Walker is aware that time is  becoming of the essence in  organizing for Expo, he said in  conversation with the Coast  News, but he doesn't feel the  group should make any important decisions for another three  or four weeks, during which  time the various sub-committees  will continue to "brain-storm"  and formulate ideas and plans.  With a different person being  asked to act as spokesperson for  each group at each meeting, he  feels the groups will have a  chance to learn the capabilities  of their various members, and  will then be in a much better  position to elect a chairperson  for that committee, someone  who will keep the group functioning and motivated when the  various sub-committees head  out on their own to accomplish  the plans they will be formulating. *  Walker asked everyone to try  and think of other people who  could be personally invited to  join the various subcommittees.  "We have to spend time encouraging various segments of  people in our community to  volunteer to help achieve our  objectives," he said. Walker  hopes to end up with committees composed of nine official  members responsible for making decisions, with other people  helping to carry out the work  necessary.  The sub-committees include  accommodation, Coast  enhancement, special events,  outdoor recreation, business initiatives, fund-raising, publicity  and promotion, hospitality,  cultural events and calendar of  events. People living north of  Sechelt are especailly invited to  join the groups, as only four  from that area were present at  the last meeting and equal  representation from the three  major geographic areas is being  sought.  All Coast citizens who would  like in some way, large or small,  to become involved with making plans for how this area will  become an "ExpOasis" are invited to attend the next meeting,  Tuesday, August 27 (tomorrow)  at 7 p.m. in the SCRD boardroom, main floor of the Royal  Terraces, Wharf Road and  Teredo Street, Sechelt.  "Real; empirical scientific  concerns exist and these should  make everyone cautious," was  how Joe Harrison concluded his  arguments satlast Tuesday's  ge^cide Appeal Board hearing  .M^_eclReh% wfien ���&&: Hydro's  permit to use Roundup in the  Pender y Harbour area was  challenged.  The meeting, which went on  for eleven hours, was chaired by  William Godolphin, whose  backgound is in clinical  chemistry and pathology; the  other members of the board  were Graham Kenyon, an environmental engineer with  Cominco and  Dr.  Patterson,  Michael Conway-Brown,  who has been involved in public  interest research for some eight  yeiars, gave evidence about the  alternate methods available to  clear unwanted vegetation. He  brought clearing saws, which  are widely used in Sweden  where herbicides are not permit-  an   organic chemist involved in  environmental control,  ted in the forests, girdling tools,  machetes and chain girdlers.  Macmillan Bloedel is present-  , ly using girdling as an alternate  method in the Roberts Creek  >,^ajeaNon?an experimentaLr^isy  said Conway-Brown, who cited  excellent results with each of the  methods shown, provided the'  work is carried out by professionals at the right time of year.  B.C. Hydro, whose spokesmen were from the legal division, Mr. Quarry and Dawn  House, presented as their  witnesses Adrian Miller who is  the vegetation management  supervisor, Larry Ratzloff,  transmission line and right of  way supervisor, and L.H.  Hayward, who is a right of way  maintenance technician.  The appellants pointed out  that Roundup, whose active ingredient is glyphosate, has not  been completely tested, especially as to its effect on salmon in  the smolt stage, of growth, nor  has adequate testing been done  on the surfactant, the ingredient  in which the glyphosate is carried.  In fact, Monsanto's testing  lab, IBT had been under investigation for haying provided  ^ _ata wTwfi'provedWbe IhyaJid;  and it is only within the last  several weeks that an independent researcher, Dr. Ruth  Shearer of the University of  Washington has been given access to the material in order to  draw her own conclusions.  B.C. Hydro countered these  allegations by saying that the  methods they propose to use  were not likely to result in  glyphosate being absorbed into  the water systems. They do not  intend to do any aerial spraying,  Dut instead will use the injection  method whereby small capsules  containing Roundup are shot  into the tree trunk, the wipe-on  method, whereby a tree is slashed   and   a   mixture   of   the  Please turn to page 19  In Gibsons this summer  Pumps pose water problem  Sechelt makes plans  for Expo parking  Sechelt Council, during last  week's meeting considered a  new by-law that would, during  the period of Expo 86, provide  for the parking of one occupied  recreational vehicle on residential property within the village.  In other business, council announced that a representative  from the ministry of municipal  affairs will be in Sechelt on  Wednesday, August 28, at 9:30  a.m. to meet with council and  members of the Sechelt  Chamber of Commerce to  discuss what can be done to institute a downtown revitalization program for Sechelt.  Difficulties with water supply  in Gibsons this summer were  due to mechanical difficulties  with pumping equipment rather  than shortage of water, according to Town of Gibsons Works  Superintendent Ron Webber.  Webber told the Coast News  last week that Well No. 2 went  out of commission on July 7  due to pump failure. A rental  pump was installed the next day  but proved to be non-operative.  A second rental pump was installed late that same day and  re-filled the reservoirs by the  weekend of July 14.  Unfortunately this pump,  too, failed on July 18 at a time  when the Works Superintendent  estimated that demand was at  least four or five times higher  than normal demand.  The problem with Well No. 2  has since been recitified and a  third will is scheduled to come  into the system at the end of this  month.  Works Superintendent Webber said that the extremely high  demand for water was occasioned by the record dry spell and  record high temperatures, aggravated by an unusually high  number of tourists which Webber estimates boosted the  population to two or three times  its normal level.  Another contributing factor,  according to the Works  Superintendent, was the inability of the SCRD to provide Gibsons with the same amount of  water being used in the SCRD's  North Road system.  "In fact," said Webber, "the  SCRD was not able to provide  Gibsons with any water until  just recently and even now cannot provide anywhere near the  amount they are using."  Webber said that the sprinkling restrictions will stay in effect  until he is sure that the start-up  of Well No. 3 is without complications.  He mentioned that the drying  up of Chaster Creek meant that  water had to be pumped up  from the wells in the first  pressure zone, a practice usually  required only for a day or two  at a time between rainfalls.  Alderman Bob Maxwell takes his oath of office after his recent by-  election win. ���John Burnside photo 2.  Coast News, August 26,1985  ���5��"  Wrong direction  Last week a pesticide appeal board convened in Sechelt  to hear the strenuous objections of Pender Harbour  residents to B.C. Hydro's intention to use the herbicide  Roundup on the right of way in the Sakinaw and Ruby  Lakes area.  All of us who use electricity and pay what are substantial rates for the privilege, should be concerned at Hydro's  stubborn refusal to listen to its customers' concerns and  then to show its respect for their objections by pursuing a  less risky course of action.  Evidence heard indicated that even toxicologists  disagree about the safety of Roundup; the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has issued strict directives  on parts allowable per million in drinking water and  wildlife habitats. There have been invalid reports issued by  manufacturer, Monsanto's own research lab.  When there is doubt about the effects of a chemical on  human inhabitants and wild life, why does B.C. Hydro  persist in its pursuit of the lowest common denominator?  When there are viable alternatives available, such as are  used in Sweden where herbicides are not permitted in  forest management, why must B.C. Hydro, supported  financially by the taxpayers, expose those same taxpayers  to an uncertain chemical which may not only physically affect them immediately but may also enter the gene pool  and affect generations to come?  We have only to look at DDT, dioxin, PCB's and  thalidomide for examples of "safe" chemicals whose use  has proved to be tragic to millions of people and animals.  It's time to tell B.C. Hydro, and the other companies  who contemplate the large scale use of doubtful chemicals,  that we don't want to be guinea pigs. It's bad enough that  human beings have had to die or become victims of  hideous disease through the use of chemicals in the environment.  But why, why must we continue on the same course  when it's so obvious that it's leading in the wrong direction?  Dianne Evans  from the fll�� of the COAST NEWS  83  ..*<'*  "���   v. -V  5 YEARS AGO  Iris Griffith of Egmont took her turn standing in front  of the bulldozer preparing an access road for the  (Cheekeye-Dunsmuir) power line and was arrested and  charged with public mischief.  Traffic was detoured last week as work commenced  on the highway at Wakefield Creek in Sechelt. Part of  the upgrading will include a culvert with a grid to assist  spawning salmon to run up the creek.  10 YEARS AGO  Leader of the Social Credit opposition, Bill Bennett,  told 250 people who attended a special Socred function  at Sechelt's Peninsula Drive-in last Thursday that, if,,  elected, his party would invite private insurance^corri-'  panies back into the province to compete with ICBC.  Bennett also told the enthusiastic crowd that brie of the  first things his government would do if elected would be  to repeal the controversial Mining Act 31.  15 YEARS AGO  Fifteen years ago, the staff of the Coast News were  still savouring their two weeks of annual summer vacation.  20 YEARS AGO  No Coast News was published between August 26  and September 2 in order for the offices to be moved to  new premises behind the Bals Block.  25 YEARS AGO  The coroner's jury hearing evidence in the inquest into the deaths of four people when the fishing boat  Unimak sank July 23 off Roberts Creek, commended all  those who took part in the attempt to rescue those trapped in the upturned hull when the vessel capsized.  Large crowds watching the PNE parade applauded  the Squarenaders from Gibsons, who rode an improved  version of the winning float from Gibsons July 1 parade.  30 YEARS AGO  Prosecutions will occur if any person is found using  water for sprinkling purposes, members of Gibsons  Village Commission said this week. The threat of prosecution was made when several commissioners said  they knew or knew of people who were sprinkling in  spite of the regulations.  35 YEARS AGO  The lightest vote ever saw passage of Gibsons $7000  water bylaw, with 26 out of an eligible 221 voters  casting their ballots in favour with 6 voting against and  one spoiled ballot for a total of 33.  A new rural postal delivery route, from Halfmoon Bay  to Pender Harbour has been announced by the Post Office Department in Ottawa. E.B. Pratt, Halfmoon Bay  storkeeper, was the successful bidder for the route.  40 YEARS AGO  The Sechelt Motor Transport firm has put into service  a modern 35 passenger bus to serve increasing  business between Hopkins Landing and Pender Harbour. It is stated that as soon as the passenger ferry  from Gibsons to Horseshoe Bay begins, the bus line will  co-operate so that people can make direct connections.  Workers in the Co-operative movement are proud of a  new turkey-raising business which has been established at Wilson Creek and is purely a local affair.  The Sunshine  a  CO-PUBLISHERS  John Burnside M.M. Vaughan  EDITORIAL  1^' Editor. Dianne Evans Brad Benion  PRODUCTION  Fran Burnside    Leif Pedersen     Jo Forrest  ADVERTISING  J. Fred Duncan Pat Tripp  TYPESETTING  AnneThomsen        Saya Woods  DISTRIBUTION  Steve Carroll  The Sunshine COAST NEWS is a co-operative locally owned  newspaper, published on the Sunshine Coast, B.C. every Monday by  Glassford Press Ltd., Box 460, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0. Gibsons Tel.  886-2622 or 886-7817; Sechelt Tel. 885-3930. 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 Glasford Press Ltd., holders of the  copyright.  SUBSCRIPTION RATES  Canada: 1 year $30; 6 months $18; Foreign: 1 year $35  Aquaculture  Ringing the gut hammer at Deserted Bay in the late forties. The camp flunkey would pound it to wake  the loggers in the morning and to call them in for meals. Harold Swanson, who took the picture, talks  about the old days. "We were fed real well. There was always more than one meat, soup, and at least  four vegetables. The crew would just walk off if the grub was no good. We earned good money back  then, close to $5 an hour, three meals a day and board. Every once in a while the Union Boat came in  with 'ladies of the night', sometimes it would be three days before the men could go back to work. Back  then it was all hand tools in the bush. The men would work their hearts out and then go out and be broke  in a week. The mail came in once a week on the boat, but it got a lot easier with the radio telephone. Then  it got easier for the crews to change." ��� pholo courtesy Mr. and Mrs. H. Swanson.  J  John Burnside  Such a summer this has been.  I cannot remember its equal  though the summer of my ninth  year, 1947, is remembered as a  summer of remarkable beauty,  a thing even more rare in  Scotland than it is here .on the  Sunshine Coast.  It must, of course, end soon.  The cool evenings remind us as  do the lengthening shadows that  fall is coming, that these long  sunfilled days must come to an  end. Be that as it may and even  if the summer days come to anv  abrupt halt this week this will be  a summer against which future  summers will be measured.  September will plunge us  back into the workaday world,  no doubt. We will drag our attention reluctantly back from  the beaches and the barbecues  and refocus on the affairs of  our troubled world.  It is hard to believe that much  has improved while we have  been cavorting in the sunshine.  Though one has tried to  avoid noticing, the great cat and  mouse game between the  Americans and the Russians  seems to be going on, if  anything with ever more menacing overtones. The Russians, it  is said, are using a magic  mutagenic powder to trace the  movements of Western  diplomats. The Americans keep  firing their space shuttle aloft,  letting satellites go, repairing  satellites. Nobody ever tells us  what the satellites do and it may  be that the militarization of  space is already well underway.  In other international news,  South Africa seems finally to be  a boil on the point of bursting  and the moral dilemma for the  nations of the west is becoming  more sharply etched. To trade  or not to trade that is the question. Whether by doing business  with a nation which treats 80  per cent of its people as being  sub-human is to sustain that  gross anomaly or by taking up  sanctions against apartheid we  can by so opposing end it.  The nations of the third  world crouch under a burden of  acquired debt with the bankers  of the International Monetary  Fund insisting that the suffering  poor must suffer more in the  name of the international  monetary system.  Such a  "* summer  The killing and torturing in  the Middle East and in the nations of Central America goes  on. There seems to be no path  by which diplomacy can end the  bloodshed.  Generally, the world continues to arm itself at an  estimated cost of $1 million per  minute, as though the way to  peace could thus be found.  In Canada, our prime  minister tells us that things are  improving, and we are inclined  to hope that he is right because  the alternative is untenable in  these sunlit days.  Provincially, a strange quiet  has fallen. The battles of the recent past are fading from our  memories. Only the destruction  of poor abandoned Ocean Falls  still serves to remind us that we  are governed by people whose  imagination and thrust for progress goes no further than False  Creek. The province languishes  yet between the well-known  rock and a hard place though  the summer sun has somewhat  soothed   us   from   the   more  urgent of our concerns.  Locally, the honeymoon with  fish-farming seems to be over.  The sudden appearance of a  full-blown fish farm at Wood  Bay without benefit of public  discussion has alarmed Coast  residents and left our elected officials with the somewhat  uneasy feeling that they have  been somehow outmanoeuvred  and left irrelevant. What will  come of this the winter will tell  us.  The teachers of the province  prepare to go back to work and  the furore over education may  be waiting to be reborn.  Faced as ever with problems  apparently beyond man's solving, we must give fervent thanks  for this glorious season and that  we were spared to enjoy it.  It is, we are reminded, still a  surpassingly beautiful world  and we are here to enjoy it.  'And the elements so mixed in it  that nature can stand up before  the world and say this was a  summer. When comes such  another?'  Should Lanterns  Shine  Should lanterns shine, the holy face,  taught in an octagon of unaccustomed light,  'Would wither up, and any boy of love  Look twice before he Jell from grace. *  The features in their private dark  Are formed of flesh, but let the false day come  And from her lips the faded pigments fall,  The mummy cloths expose an ancient breast.  I have been told to reason by the heart,  Hut heart, like head, leads helplessly;  I have been told to reason by the pulse.  And, when it quickens, alter the actions' pace  Till field and roof lie level and the same  So fast I move defying time, the quiet gentleman  If hose beard wags in Egyptian wind.  I have heard many years of telling,  Any many years should see some change.  The ball I threw while playing in the park  Has not yet reached the ground.  Dylan Thomas  J  change  by Dianne Evans  The term, genetic engineering,  conjours up spectres of a slightly Frankensteinian nature and  many scientists are very much  aware that the potential for  disaster is great without the  most stringent controls, but it is  being used in efforts to aid both  the commercial fishery and the  aquaculture industry.  Seafood is one of the  cheapest sources of protein in  the world today, and it is  significant that the major producers of aquacultured fish are  Japan, China and India, countries with large populations and  shortages of food.  Doctor George Hunter, who  is now the federal aquaculture  co-ordinator, along with Doctor  E. M. Donaldson of the West  Vancouver Lab have been  pioneers in the fields of salmon  growth control, alteration of sex  and manipulation of  chromosome sets.  One of the major advantages  of this work is the way in which  declining salmon stocks can be  rebuilt. For example, in the  Canadian Journal of Fisheries  and Aquatic Sciences, Volume  39, Number 1, 1982, the  methods used whereby an all  female population can be produced are explained.  With a very small dose of androgen a female salmon will  change into phenotypic males,  having "female" milt, that is,  sperm with XX chromosomes.  Males usually contain X and Y  chromosomes. Once the female  has changed it is possible to use  the ''female'' milt to fertilize untreated females which will produce 100 per cent female offspring.  It is also possible to cause  females to change by the use of  ultra violet light which destroys  chromosomes in sperm. Although the sperm is able to fertilize normal eggs the embryos  thus produce contain only half  the normal number of chromosomes. The embryos would die  but if temperature or pressure  changes are exerted on the eggs,  the chromosomes double, pro-  ducting females whose total  genetic material comes only  from their mothers.  The advantages of this are  obvious; it would dramatically  increase the brood stock, and  would prevent the occurrence of  the 'jack' salmon, or sexually  precocious male salmon which  is too small to be of great value  to the commercial fishery.  Female fish do not mature early  as do some males.  Other experiments and  research have produced ways of  sterilizing members of the male  salmon population. Treatment  with methyltestosterone will  produce sterile salmon which  may then be released into the  wild where the salmon will grow  to a greater than normal size  and not return to the spawning  ground.  This sterilization is seen as  useful where a particular hatchery has too great a return  rate, and it is also advantageous  for the commercial and sports  Fishery, where the greater the  size the higher the price per  pound.  The ultra-violet light technique holds the promise of further  genetic engineering to produce  salmon which are bred for certain characteristics, such as  rapid growth, disease resistance  and tolerance of very cold  temperatures. These techniques  would be of great benefit to  aquaculturists who presently  have a long waiting period between the egg and the harvested  salmon. A faster growing fish  would produce a return on investment much earlier.  Research is being conducted  both in Canada and in the  United States, but much more is  needed. As the conclusion in the  Canadian Journal of Fisheries  and Aquatic Sciences says,  treatment with hormones  should be subject to regulatory  restraints and other techniques  which have been developed are  still in need of further study.  The system of life beneath the  oceans is one that is still largely  unknown; many scientists urge  caution in any manipulation of  that system. The effects of  genetically changed fish, of  changing the balance between  the sexes of fish and so on are  areas where we do not as yet  have firm, clear answers. Coast News, August 26,1985  Lv  V  <:���  Layoffs hit hard with tittle warning  Editor:  The layoff of 98 Canfor  employees could not have come  at a worse time for the Sunshine  Coast. Economically, we have  been one of the hardest hit areas  in Canada in the current recession and can ill afford the loss  of $3.5 million in direct wages  and the spinoff of jobs loss in  the service sector. Layoffs of  this scale cannot help but affect  the community, from the  businesses losing customers to  the schools losing students as  families move away.  Yet Canfor gave little warning of the extent of these  layoffs, either to its employees  or the community. Only one  week before, CPU president,  Steve Holland is quoted in the  Coast News as saying that the  layoffs would affect about 32  jobs with 10 going through attrition. This is a far cry from the  real figure of 98. Surely a good  corporate citizen would try to  lessen the impact of its decisions  on the employees and community that depend on it.  When there is little or no  discussion of corporate direction with local elected officials,  the decisions of an absentee  landlord with no real interest in  the community can make long  term municipal and regional  planning nearly impossible.  In recent weeks there has  been a great deal of publicity,  pro and con, of the Sunshine  Coast Solidarity/Joint Council  of Local Unions Economic  Plan. In view of the Port  Mellon situation, some of the  suggestions that it makes are  worth considering.  Closer co-operation between  major employers and the community would ensure that our  elected officials are at least  aware of long range corporate  plans affecting the community.  Ideally, co-operation and good  corporate citizenship might convince major employers to ease  the impact of layoffs on small  communities by deferring them,  using attrition or using early  retirement. More interaction  could unify company and com  munity into a powerful lobby  group. Aggressive lobbying by  local government and Canfor  may have secured funding for  expansion into producing fine  paper, not far-fetched considering the federal government's  $150 million, 10 year interest  free loan to save Domtar's  Windsor Quebec paper mill.  With some serious long-term  planning and reinvestment in  the industry during boom  periods, employees replaced by  automation might simply be being retrained.  Similarly, a job loss review  board might be able to force  employers to justify layoffs, in  light of profits and dividends to  shareholders verses loss of  revenue and jobs to the community. The threat of and end  to (or the offer of) tax conses-  sions or special utility rates  could be a strong motivation to  reinvest excess profits in diversification and upgrading.  In the last few weeks we have  seen the community rally  behind two B.C. Tel employees;  community meetings were held  and there was considerable  discussion about the impact of  technology, automation, centralization and good corporate  citizenship on small communities such as our own.  Representatives from B.C.  Tel. attended to explain and  justify their actions in closing  the Phone Mart. Ninety-eight  layoffs at Port Mellon will have  a far greater impact on our  community than the two from  B.C. Tel. I believe that Canfor  owes this community the same  consideration as B.C. Tel.  The questions asked at the  last public meeting still are  unanswered and become even  more relevant. A brief phone interview and report in the local  paper is simply not adequate for  a major decision of this kind. A  public meeting may not be able  to prevent the present layoff but  it might at least give us advance  warning of the nextrduhd.  Rob Bennie  Solidarity Coalition  Editor:'   .  /Herewith a little contribution  in 'support of Cindy', in praise  and thanksgiving to our  Heavenly Father WHO  ALONE could have orchestrated anything of such  POETIC JUSTICE as that the  fair lady who was chosen OUR  Queen for 1985-86 - Gibsons  Centennial Year, should happen  to be the GREAT GREAT  GREAT GRANDDAUGHTER of George W. Gibsons,  founder of Gibsons, a hundred  years ago! WHAT MORE  PERFECT  THING  COULD  HAVE HAPPENED IN  CELEBRATION OF OUR  CENTENNIAL!  God bless you Cindy and  send you, too, to one day see  YOUR great great great granddaughter, Gibsons Queen for its  Bicentennial!  Name witheld at  writer's request  P.S. Kudos also to all the  members of the Committee,,  their collaborators and all the  families involved for their splendid achievements up to now and  to come - we hope!  Panasonic  i #  B.C. Ferries' costs queried  Editor:  I have just returned to Colorado from a one month stay in  B.C. My six friends and I were  travelling in three cars heading  for Gibsons. I was in the second  car when we reached the Ferry  toll booth. Having no idea of  how much the ferry would cost,  I held out a five dollar bill.  "How many?" she asked.  "Three," I answered. "$27."  "No, three people, not three  cars!"  Luckily, through the seven of  us, we managed to scrape up the  $73 to get us across the bay.  From what I've learned of  Play Parade success  Editor:  Gibsons' first Summer Play  Parade has successfully concluded. The response to this experiment in repertory theatre  was extremely gratifying and we  believe that we accomplished  our objective of providing summertime entertainment for both  residents and tourists.  On several evenings, we had  to turn away customers because  of full houses - an indication  that a permanent theatre-home  would be well patronized. That,  of course, is our ultimate objective - to establish a permanent  "home" for theatrical productions in our town.  Those who attended the Summer Play Parade received programs that listed many, many  names and organizations under  the heading, "Acknowledgements". I hope that people took  the time to look through this  list, and to appreciate the contributions of time, energy, skills  and possessions that helped to  get our project off the ground.  To these donors, and to the  many people who supported us  by their attendance, we say  "Thank you."  Colleen Elson  Producer  Summer Play Parade  Gratitude  Editor:  This is to express our thanks  for your support of our Open  House and related publicity efforts. We appreciate your  coverage of our special events  and the space you have donated  to our multiple press releases.  April Struthers  Capilano College  B.C. Ferry, they recently  bought larger ferries (which  weren't needed), and sold them  to some company so that they  could rent them back! Not only  that, the ferries are filled to just  40 per cent capacity. The ferries  were rescheduled so that there  are now fewer runs. The last  ferry leaves for Gibsons at 9:30  at night! Left with the bill for  this expensive and unexplain-  able blunder are the residents of  B.C. who have no other choice  but to take the ferry!  Someone told me the larger,  more expensive ferries were supposed to help tourism. Being a  tourist I can truly say that it  does just the opposite. I cancelled a trip to Victoria having no  way to raise the outrageous  fare. This is not helping  tourism.  I am fortunate, for I only had  to endure B.C. Ferries for a  month. I feel sorry for the  citizens of B.C. who are forced  to live with such a mess-up.  There was a banner hanging  somewhere in Vancouver that I  saw. It said, "B.C. Transit. The  one the world looks up to."  David Rhinehard  Boulder, Colorado  Last 6 Days!  Our 14th Anniversary Sale  ENDS SATURDAY,  AUG 31 St  Everything at U0/ooff  M.S.L.  Microwave Convection  OVen   NE9930C  with the GENIUS Auto Sensor Control  M.S.L.*1,349M  SCTV ANNIVERSARY  SALE PRICE  1160  Jr. Compact Microwave  ��� 7 Cubic Foot Oven     S_~__%>_%  Z83  PansmnkS  ^  SCTV ANNIVERSARY  SALE PRICE  Model PC-26L01  26" Colour Console  M.S.L. ��799M        $  SCTV ANNIVERSARY  SALE PRICE  687  95  SUNSHINE COAST T.U.  COWRIE STREET, SECHELT  885-9616  "After the SALE it's the   SERVICE that counts'  Q BC FERRIES  FALL '85 - SPRING '86  Schedule  Effective Wednesday, September 4, 1985  through Sunday, April 27,1986 inclusive:  VANCOUVER-SECHELT PENINSULA  HORSESHOE BAY-LANGDALE  Lv. Horseshoe Bay  7:30 am 3:30 pm  9:30 5:30  1:15 pm     7:25  9:15  Lv. Langdale  6:20 am     2:30 pm  8:30 4:30  12:25 pm     6:30  8:20  Extra Sailings:  Thanksgiving: Friday, October 11 to  Monday, October 14, 1985  Christmas: Thursday, December 26 and  Friday, December 27, 1985  Easter: Thursday, March 27 to Monday,  March 31, 1986  Lv. Horseshoe Bay  11:30 am  Lv. Langdale  10:30 am  For confirmation of the current day's  schedules, please call our 24-hour  recorded information service:  Vancouver  685-1021  Victoria  656-0757  Nanaimo  753-6626  JERVIS INLET  EARLS COVE-SALTERY BAY  Lv. Earis Cove  6:40 am     4:30 pm  10:30 6:30  12:25 pm     8:30  10:20  Lv. Saltery Bay  5:45 am     3:30 pm  9:15 5:30  11:30 7:30  9:30  Extra Sailings:  Thanksgiving: Friday, October 11 to  Monday, October 14, 1985  Christmas: Thursday, December 26 and  Friday, December 27, 1985  Easter: Thursday, March 27 to Monday,  March 31, 1986  Lv. Earls Cove  2:30 pm  Lv. Saltery Bay  1:30 pm  GIFT CERTIFICATES  $25 travel certificates are sold at major  BC Ferries outlets for travel on any BC  Ferries route. An ideal gift.  4671B  FORD RANGER  best selling pick-up in Canada  FORD BRONCO II  best selling utility truck in Canada  -We Will Not Be Undersold -  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  You make us Number 1  DL5936    885-3281 4.  Coast News, August 26,1985  Vic Walker, who has recently been appointed Chairman of the ExpOasis Committee is shown here  hosting another favourite pastime, the Sunshine Toastmaster Club. This informal meeting was held at  the Walkers' home. Regular weekly meetings will start up the first Wednesday in September at 6:30 p.m.  in the Gibsons Marine Room. ���Brad Benson photo  The controversy which has  been raging in Gibsons over the  question of signs has not yet  abated. At a committee meeting  on August 21 it was decided that  the new sign by-law, to which  the council had hoped to give  three readings at the Tuesday  night meeting, would be sent  back to Gibsons Planner Rob  Buchan for more work.  "The chamber of commerce  met," said Alderman Norm  Peterson, "and they are unhappy that it disallows third party  signs. They want third party  signs allowed somehow.  "The sign at the Marina,  which advertises the services  and goods available in Gibsons  would be construed as being illegal," he continued.  Letters have been received  from Sheila Kitson, president of  the   Gibsons   and   District  Chamber of Commerce and  Cindy Buis, Showpiece Frames,  in which last week's reports that  the new sign by-law "gives relief  to merchants" were disputed.  Kitson's letter reads in part  "Merchants do not feel that  Mr. Buchan has met and  discussed this issue with them  enough that they are at ease.  Most of them have no idea what  the present stand is....No one  has seen the rough draft of these  by-laws in circulation...it would  seem advisable to discuss it  openly with those involved.  Mayor Larry Labonte summed up the situation by saying  that "It doesn't matter what we  do, someone will fight it."  George    in    Gibsons  Metcalfes celebrate 50 years  George Cooper, 886-8520  Their fiftieth wedding anniversary was celebrated by  Olive and Percy "Chum" Metcalfe of Knight Road in a  special gathering in their home  on August 5.  Daughters Josephine Moore  of Ottawa and Monica Hautala,  Gibsons, were the hosts to more  than 50 guests who came to  wish Olive and Percy a happy  anniversary.  Letters of congratulation  were received from the  governor-general, the prime  minister, our member of parliament, and from Ed Broadbent.  Many letters were received from  friends in Canada and Britain,  and telephone calls from Lincolnshire from old-time friends,  Mr. and Mrs. Brooks, and Mrs.  Dorothy Mumby.  Among their immediate  family besides their daughters  and son, the Metcalfes welcomed to their anniversary party  three grandchildren and three  great grandchildren.  Married in Derbyshire in  1935 the Metcalfe's came to  Canada in 1953 and lived in  turn in Manitoba, Northwest  Territories, and B.C.  Percy's work as an operating  engineer has taken them to a  mine in Snow Lake, Manitoba,  to the Greater Winnipeg Water  District at the Lake of the  Woods, and to Hay River,  "Where we put in their first  piped water system to replace  the door to door delivery by  water tank."  In B.C. Percy and Olive lived  in West Vancouver when he was  employed with the Greater Vancouver Water District, and then  with the B.C. Ferry Corporation as a ship's engineer. They  have for some years now made  their home on the Sunshine  Coast.  1970 GRAD REUNION  Elphinstone grads of 1970  plan an informal reunion  gathering on the Labour Day  weekend at the Porpoise Bay  provincial park.  "Bring your own  refreshments on Saturday,  August 31," says a spokesman,  "and let us enjoy some recollections.  "We invite families to come  along, too, and we hope many  of our teachers of 1970 will join  us as well."  For other information call  Denise Lee (Quarry) at  885-2961.  STUDENTS GO FROM  BUS TO SCHOOL  Near the end of this week  both Griff Francis and Wayne  Sim end their summer project as  the operators of the Gibsons  Bus service and head out to college.  Griff is enrolled in the two-  year course in photography in  Langara College. "The course  allows me some time to decide  whether I'll specialize in studio  photography or in journalism,"  he said.  Wayne is going to the University of Victoria for a degree  course in physical education. "I  don't have to decide immediately  between  phys  ed   in  the  schools or in community recreation," said Wayne, "but I think  I prefer the latter."  When they were asked how  their first summer doing the  Gibsons Bus service had turned  out for them, both Wayne and  Griff said they hadn't made any  money for themselves but, "We  learned a lot about what a service job demands like being  punctual���no Hawaiian time  allowed."  "It was a challenge they met  very well, indeed," said Verna  Sim, Wayne's mother, "and I  hope the town generally in one  way or another, will assist this  project to continue, especially in  the summer.  "They moved well over a  thousand people," she added,  "among them seniors, young  folk, commuters, and boater  people to and from the  marina."  Don McClymont of the Meat  Market in the Cedars Plaza  said, "We saw a lot more people in our store this summer,  people who don't drive cars,  who got here by the bus."  The men with the carrier  license and the van, Terry Giannakos and Ed Hauka, said,  "We are certainly continuing  the bus run although probably  at a reduced schedule in the  winter months."  SPECIALIZED MOVING SERVICES  Custom packing  & crating  SPECIALISTS  IN MOVING:  ��� Pianos, Organs  ��� Office Equipment, etc.  Member of  \^j'allied...  JKK The Careful Movers  LEN WRAY'S TRANSFER LTD.  Custom Packing, Storage, Local'& Long Distance Moving  HWY. 101. GIBSONS    S: SS^ ��      886-2664  r  Area    C    Soundings  Hunter saves geese  by Jean Robinson, 885-2954  "Hiawatha, mighty hunter",  had nothing on John These who  shot a cougar at the foot of Mc-  Collough Road. It has threatened the lives of Peter and Annie,  the friendly geese in the area,  raised by John and Susan These  and their family.  The phone number is  885-3897 in case you find the  geese. The bands are off the  geese now. They were seen last  Wednesday and it is hoped they  will migrate with the rest.  Incidentally, the male cougar  was six feet six inches from nose  to tail.  PICNIC SUCCESS  The second annual pioneer  picnic was exactly what it was  supposed to be, a neighbourly,  family get-together. From the  kids races, expertly planned and  managed by Jim Brown with  help from Reg Dickson, to the  concert after dinner performed  by Evelyn Bushell and Reg  Dickson.  The aroma of hot buttered  corn finally broke up a wild  melee that was loosely labelled a  soccer game. Sue LeNeve, our  gal in the kitchen, had gone up  the Fraser valley for the tastiest,  most tender corn ever.  Muriel Fenwick, Ernie Wood  and Phil Makow did a great job  of judging the pies. There sure  seemed to be something fishy  going on when Reg Dickson  won first prize and Jim Brown  came second with remarkably  similar apple pie. Lauralee Solli  got third with a delicious looking peach pie. All the pies back  for dessert. Nice people!  Turner Berrv introduced  Pastor de Vos, who led us in a  prayer of dedication and officially naming the park,  Whitaker Park, after its don-  nor, Ron Whitaker. Then Ron's  son, Jack Whitaker, gave a  short talk on the beginnings of  the Community Hall and park.  Finally, it was time to eat all  the great variety a pot luck dinner presents.  Randy Meketich played the  accordion for us during dinner.  This young man plays very well  and we thank him for his music.  Our congenial president,  Turner Berry, was his usual  helpful self and saw to it that  the Whitaker Park sign was  delivered, among other of his  good works.  I will take this opportunity to  thank my committee of Hilda  Costerton, Sue and Bill LeNeve,  and Lauralee Solli for dedicated  assistance. Also thanks to Jim  Brown for his ideas and enthusiasm. Thanks to Evelyn  Bushnell, Reg Dickson and  Randy Meketich, the music  makers.  The children sure appreciated  the balloons from Kal Tire and  the Community Association appreciates the Palm Dairy donation of ice cream. Thanks to  Stewart Hercus for the loan of  the skipping ropes and to Judy  LeNeve for selling tickets. There  was another Judy who helped  shuck corn and baked fabulous  cinnamon buns for the dinner.  Don't know her name but we  sure needed her help. Thanks  also to J. Clements of Gray  Beverage Company for the  generous donation of pop.  Dawn Cuthbertson won the  sports   bag   donated   by   W.  Wong, Wometco Enterprises.  GET WELL, ERNIE  Sorry to see Ernie Wood in a  cast after an unfortunate accident. Thought maybe someone  had kicked vou under the hrirlpe  table harder than I do. Get weU  in a hurry, Ernie!  A  Back to School Special  Sweaters  Crewneck, shetlands, ^^ _^_^__ _t%t ���_���>  shaker knits, split cowl C   ^H M^E   <F fifr  and vests in brights H ^^_^  and pastels. aN_W ��_^^  - You'll love these -  WW  Sunnvcrest Mall. Gibsons  GIBSONS BUILDING SUPPLIES  Now Stocks A Complete Line Of  Pool Supplies!!  Bill Douglas  of  NEPTUNE POOL SUPPLIES  Is Pleased To Announce  The Sale Of His Business  To Gibsons Building Supplies Ltd.  Back to School Special  Fuirtreads  by Kauffman  styles a b & c  available in  sixes 6-18  95  style d  available in  sizes 18-3  These shoes are all scuff resistant  27  far�����������9_E-  Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons       886-2624  A Full Line Of Pool Chemicals  And Supplies Is Available  Now At GIBSONS BUILDING  SUPPLIES LTD.  Li  BUILDING SUPPLIES!!  TWO LOCATIONS   sunshine coast highway gibsons   wharf and dolphin sechelt Coast News, August 26,1985  Morgan-Mains has been a long time resident and visitor  Roberts Creek. She is pictured here with part of her family, most of  whom have settled in the area, left to right, Diana Zornes, her  daughter Heather, Doris, Randie and Joey. ���Dianne Evans photo  Roberts    Greek  Firemen to visit  by Jeanie Parker, 886-3973  Several items missed mention  in this column's summer hiatus.  For one, as a result of fierce  lobbying at the Volunteer  Firefighter's Convention in  Salmon Arm in July, the Sunshine Coast won the bid to host  the Convention in Gibsons next  year. This is a big undertaking  for the Gibsons and Roberts  Creek Fire Departments and  should draw a big crowd in Expo year.  Several people have asked  who won the Mr. Roberts Creek  Contest although his picture did  appear in the paper at the time.  The popular winner was Larry  Knowles, a.k.a. "Bongo",  a.k.a. "Pepy", a.k.a. "Le  Flame".  And awarded tthe title of  "Creekers of the Year" were  Larry and Mary Braun of  Seaview Market for all they do  for the community: selling raffle and dance tickets, taking  messages, passing on information, supplying goods and  materials, and a myriad of other  services.  Mention should be made of  recent good works by former  "Creekers of the Year". Chuck  Barnes was down regularly  mowing the grass behind the  Post Office until the hot  weather gave him a reprieve and  Ernie Fossett arranged for the  parking lot in front of the Community Hall to be extended.  Thanks to both.  SOME OPENINGS  The Rainbow Preschool still  has a few openings for three and  four year-olds starting in October. The Preschool is a parent  co-operative located at Camp  Douglas on Beach Avenue in  Roberts Creek. It has proven  very successful since its inception a few years ago and Kari  Ellison, the new teacher, promises to bring some new ideas  and energy.  it is recommended you enrol  your child now to avoid disappointment.   Phone  Megan  at  886-7288 to register.  BINGO REMINDER  A reminder of the Thursday  night bingo at the Roberts  Creek Legion. It's small and  friendly and a very pleasant way  to spend the evening. Early bird  starts at 7:30 p.m. and regular  bingo at 8 p.m. Bring a friend.  SCHOOL STARTS  Even though we've had  weeks of hot weather it still  seems too soon for the kids to  be going back to school. Oh  well, now the adults will have  the beach to themselves.  School starts next Tuesday,  September 3, and it's only half a  day for the kids. The teachers  have the afternoon to recover  from the trauma. The school  office will be open this week for  registration and other preparations.  STEVE'S VERSATILITY  Steve Hubert's solo performance at the Roberts Creek  Legion on August 17 demonstrated why he's so popular with  all age groups. He has a vast  repertoire and is easily adaptable to the wishes of the crowd.  Watch for his next appearance  at the "Little Legion" on Saturday August 31.  FITNESS RETURNS  Fitness is coming back to the  Creek. Ricki Ferguson will be  starting Tuesday and Thursday  classes on September 8 at the  legion. Watch for further  details.  Safe Boating course  The Sunshine Coast Power  Squadron will be conducting  their Safe Boating Course again  this fall.  Commencing on Tuesday,  September 17 in Sechelt and  Wednesday, September 18 in  Gibsons, the three hour classes  commence at 7 p.m. at both  locations.  There will be 12 weekly  classes and the program will include instruction in boat handling, general seamanship, rules  of the road and charts and  piloting together with other subjects vital to safe boat handling.  Successful completion of the  course will entitle the student to  become a member of Canadian  Power Squadrons should he so  desire.  Canadian Power Squadron is  Canada's largest coast to coast  organi2ation for safe boating  education and is dedicated to  training in all aspects of  boating.  For further information and  registration please telephone  Oskar Friesen at 885-3438 or  David Fyles at 886-7714.  A similar course in the  Pender Harbour area, conducted by the recently formed  Pender Harbour Squadron,  commences at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, September 10. To register  telephone Andy Hayes at  883-9321 or 883-1121.  The cost of the course at any  of these locations amounts to  $60 per person however, for an  additional $35 another family  member may also join.  EFFECTIVE IMMEDIA TEL Y  July 8, 1985  SUNSHINE COAST REGIONAL DISTRICT  SPRINKLING REGULATIONS  The following properties may sprinkle on:  MONDAY - 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. ���  WEDNESDAY - 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. ���  FRIDAY - 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.  7 p.m. to 9 p.m.  7 p.m. to 9 p.m.  1. All waterfront properties.  2. Cowrie Street in the Village of Sechelt.  3. All houses north of the Hydro right-of-way in the Village of  Sechelt, with the exception of Lookout Avenue.  4. All properties fronting the south side of Norwest Bay Road.  5. Derby Road, Bligh Road and Wakefield Road in West Sechet.  6. The south side of Chaster, Rosamund, Fairview, Grandview,  Fircrest and Malaview Roads in Gower Point.  7. North Road.  8. The west side of all streets in Langdale.  9. Whittaker Road and Arbutus Road in Davis Bay.  10. Cooper Road and Connor Road in Welcome Woods.  ALL OTHER PROPERTIES NOT LISTED ABOVE MAY SPRINKLE ON:  TUESDAY ��� 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. ��� 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.  THURSDAY - 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. ��� 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.  SATURDAY - 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.  NOTE*** ONE SPRINKLER ONLY IS PERMITTED ON EACH PROPERTY.  WHEN A FIRE SIREN IS BOUNDED,  PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR SPRINKLER.  G. Dixon  Works Superintendent.  Thank you for your co-operation,  UALITY MEATS  Whole or Shank Portion - Bone In  smoked _ __  pork picnic J. 52,  Canada Grade  *��� Beef - Bone In ���__���       ���_ Hp f*  rib steak kaJ,Htl ,��� 3  ���M^KnSi  frying chicken halves*, 2.84  Wiltshire  regular wieners  .450 gm  Medium  ivi ea turn gm^     _f%_W_k  ground beef *9O.Z9  an  California  Thompson seedless 1  -ft  green grapes kg 1. Oil  BC. Grown       \ m.      ^  __���  mushrooms *��4_1 / ��,  6.C. Grown _m      f* f%  bartlett pears *91 .(Jo  B.C. Grown _|       f% #%  prune plums ...k9l -Uo  OVEN  lb.  Ib.  Oven Fresh  \jvvn rresn ^*      _Jr%_f_i  apple pie        s-1.99  Sunbeam White or 60% Wholewheat  sandwich QQ  bread 900gm i9SI  gm  Oven Fresh  French bread 397  Family  hot dog  buns 12>$  Hi Dri  McCain 3 Varieties  paper towels   2,��,�� ��� 99    French fries  1 *91 ��� 39  Topfrost All Flavors  icc cream 4uue  3.88  Dairymaid  Minute Maid 5 Varieties  lemonade 355 & 2dom/  Delsey  bathroom ���  tissue  apple juice     imre-o9  A  A roll  Winston House  pickling  vinegar  .4 litre am m  Foremost Grade  eggs  Peek Frean  plain  biscuits  M.J.B.  ground  coffee   Larae 1 10  .dozen   I m *B3#  .400 gm  I ��� 33  .369 gm ** ��� Coast News, August 26,1985  The finest CUSTOM MADE  DRAPERIES & BLINDS  on the Coast  We have an excellent selection  of VERTICAL & PLEATED SHADES  we also STEAM CLEAN  CARPETS and FURNITURE  (Scotch Guarding  available)  Ken Devries & Son  Floorcovering Ltd.  Hwy 101. Gibsons  886-7112!  Notice Of  PUBLIC  HEARING  Proposed Amendments  To Town Of Gibsons  Zoning Bylaw No. 500,1985  Pursuant to Section 720 of the Municipal Act a Public  Hearing will be held in the Municipal Hall, 1490 South  Fletcher Road, Gibsons, B.C., on MONDAY, SEPTEMBER  9,1985 at 7:30 p.m. to consider Bylaw No. 500-1 (Zoning  Amendment Bylaw No. 500-1,1985) and Bylaw No. 500-2  (Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 500-2, 1985). At the hearing all persons who deem that their interest in property to  be affected by the proposed amendments shall be afforded an opportunity to be heard on matters contained in the  bylaws.  1. ZONING AMENDMENT BYLAW NO. 500-1, 1985, is intended to amend Part 2 and Part 8 of the existing Zoning  Bylaw No. 500, 1985.  2. ZONING AMMENDMENT BYLAW NO. 500-2,1985, is intended to establish "Downtown Commercial Zone 5 - C.5"  and to amend the zoning of the following properties from  General Commercial Zone 1 - C.1 to Downtown Commercial Zone 5 - C.5:  Those certain parcels of. land more particularly known  and legally described as:  1. Lot 2, Block C, D.L. 686, Plan 6125  2. Lot 3, Block C, D.L. 686, Plan 6125  3. Lot 4, Block C, D.L. 686, Plan 6125  4. Lot C, Block C, D.L. 686, Plan 15591  5. Lot 9, Block C, D.L. 686, Plan 6125  6. Lot D, Block C, D.L. 686, Plan 6125 ���  V���!���  7. Lot23, Block 5, D.L. 686; Plan 4028, Except Parcel A,  Exp. Plan 3461 of Blocks K and L  8. Parcel A, Lot 23, Block J, D.L. 686, Plan 4028, Exp. Plan  3461  9. Lot 22, Block 5, K & L, D.L. 686, Plan 4028  10. Lots 1 & 2, Block 6 of K & L, D.L. 686, Plan 4028  11. Lot 1, Block G, D.L. 686, Plan 6486  12. Lots 2 & 3, Block G, D.L. 686, Plan 6486  13. Lot 4, Block G, D.L. 686, Plan 6486  14. Lot 5, Block G, D.L. 686, Plan 6486  15. Lot 6, Block G, D.L. 686, Plan 6486  16. Lots 7 & 8, Block G, D.L. 686, Plan 6486  17. Lots 9 & 10, Block G, D.L. 686, Plan 6486  18. Block F, D.L. 686, Plan 3130  19. Lot A, Block D, D.L. 686 & 4842, Plan 19890  20. Lot 5 of Parcel A, Block C, D.L. 686, Plan 7731, Except  Plan 11703 and Plan 11569  21. Lot A & B of Lot 5, Parcel A, Block C, D.L. 686, Plan  11569, Except Plan 15815  22. Lot 6 of Parcel A, Block C, D.L. 686, Plan 7731  23. Lot 1 of Parcel A, Block C, D.L. 686, Plan 15815  24. Lot 8 of Parcel A, Block C, D.L. 686, Plan 7731  25. Lot 1, Block C, D.L. 686, Plan 6125  26. That portion of: Lot A of Blocks A and B, both of D.L.  686, Plan 14197 New Westminster District  Described as:  164.0 feet north along Gower Point Road, from the  south-west property pin, then south-east 106.0 feet then  north-east parallel to Gower Point Road 60.0 feet, thence  north-westerly parallel to the southerly property line  toward Gower Point Road a distance of 106.0 feet, then  parallel to Gower Point Road for 60.0 feet to close the  parallelogram.  Take notice that the above is deemed to be a synopsis  of the bylaw and is not intended to be an interpretation  thereof. Copies of the amending bylaws are available for  inspection at the Gibsons Municipal Office, 1490 South  Fletcher Road, during office hours namely Monday to  Wednesday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Thursday and Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Rob Buchan  MUNICIPAL PLANNER AND APPROVING OFFICER  Joan Wilson, 883-9606  Hello, hello! I'm back to  work after a leisurely holiday.  What did I do? It seems like I  spent my summer on ferries: 16  trips on six different routes.  Thanks to Jane for filling in  during her busy summer. I'll try  to find out how she's doing this  winter from time to time, sort  of a report card on the teacher.  NEW ARRIVAL  Jayme Michelle Richardson is  now home in Pender Harbour  with her parents John and Lisa,  and brother Graham. Jayme  was born August 6 at Grace  Hospital.  BACK TO SCHOOL  Do you need a reminder that  school starts September 3?  Many of the kids���and probably a lot of parents���are  ready to go back. Holidays are  already over for many teachers,  who start preparations for next  fall while the sun is still hot and  the fish still biting.  YOU CAN BANK ON FT  Big changes are afoot at the  Bank of Montreal branch in  , Pender Harbour. Darlene La-  jlar "retires" on Friday to help  ' with the family business. Debbi  Roberts is transferring to Vancouver. We wish both these  ladies good luck in their new  endeavours, and we'll miss their  smiles over the counter.  FIREMEN'S BALL  Start finding a babysitter now  for the Firemen's Ball, coming  up on September 21. Tickets are  $12.50 at Centre Hardware,  John Henry's and Pender Harbour Realty. This is always one  of the major social events in the  Harbour���good food, good  music, and those ever-  gentlemanly firefighters.  GOLF COURSE RAFFLE  Last chance to get your raffle  tickets from golf course  members. The prizes are excellent, and the money is for a  worthwhile project. Our golf  course is still on schedule,  despite the drought, and we can  all be proud of the work that  has been done. It's a perfect example of how federal tax money  can be put to good use in a community, administered by local  people in a very responsible  way, combining volunteer ex-^  pertise with local paid labour.,.  Such government-assisted pro-f  jects are one way we can beat  "&_�������  UP TO  40%  LESS  than regular prices  sold af major  department stores.  SMCTOIIY  *  DISCOUNT *  PRICES  ii BC  installation  on ail Vortical  Blind orders  * Hundreds of designer col*  ours and textures to complement any decor.  ��� Fast Delivery  + Bring In your window  measurements or call us for  free *shdp��at-homs* service.  SUREWAy BLINDS  '*0ur Way U  the Sure Way"  mwmSB HOURS:  MON.-SAT, 9-5  7011*1  Efmbridge Way  (corner QH*M��rt)  Richmond, B.C,  (604} 276-0866  Gibsons 880-3S32  Abbotsford 859-7-183  Ooqeittlam 938-3411  Out ot town lrajulrl*#  Wftiomt* * Call Cof loci  the slump. Come on up from 10  a.m. to 2 p.m. on September 2  for tours, refreshments and the  big draw at 1 p.m.  GET READY FOR FALL  Come September, folks start  looking around for clubs and  activities to join for the winter  and spring. Starting next week,  I'll be doing a regular feature on  the various activities and  organizations in the Harbour,  to help you make a choice for  your own winter works program. There is a great deal happening in the Harbour, and you  can be part of it!  DON'T FORGET  Start calling me again with  your news, between 8 and 9 in  the morning if possible. Yes,  I'm up and ready to write it  down!  The monthly birthday party at Shorncliffe brought forth the  musical talents of long-time coast resident Ted Osborne, who accompanied choruses of "Happy Birthday" on his harmonica.  Rumour has it Ted may soon dig out his guitar, too...  ���Fran Burnside photo  Sechelt Council  Wilderness park for '86  Sechelt Council gave  preliminary approval to a  special project for Expo 86 that  will provide a wilderness park  area experience for visitors with  a guarantee of catching salmon  and cod and also allow them to  harvest clams, crabs, and  oysters.  The proposal, submitted by  Sunshine Coast Salmon and  Seafood Centre Ltd. will require the netting off of approximately one quarter mile of  shore line two miles northwest  of the Porpoise Bay government  wharf. The net will be set 200  feet from picnic sites on shore.  Trails connecting the sites will  be cut along the foreshore  esplanade, which belongs to the  village.  The proposal asked the  village to support the concept in  principal, to support the company's application for a short  term foreshore lease and to permit the cutting of access trails  through the village's esplanade.  Though council expressed  concern over its ability to control the foreshore lease over the  long term (foreshore leases are  issued by the ministry of lands,  parks and housing), it passed a  motion giving agreement in  principal, pending written approval of the ministry of environment and the department  of fisheries. At that time council  will consider granting a one year  access over the esplanade.  The project is owned by Rex  O'Brien of Royal Reach  Seafood Western Inc., which  purchased the fish packing  business of Tyee Bait two years  ago. Henry Hall of Sechelt is acting as an consultant to the project.  Royal Reach Seafood  Western is currently constructing a new plant on Wharf Road  in Sechelt where space for the  headquarters of the Salmon and  Seafood Centre will be located.  Termed a sport fishing ac-  quaculture farm in which people can enjoy the out of doors  and catch salmon or cod in a  natural setting, the venture is  estimated to employ four people, including a biologist to  answer visitor's questions. No  parking will be allowed on the  site. Instead, visitors will be  bused in from the Salmon Centre.  The company will also set up  a charter service using local  charter boats for those who  want to go after wild salmon.  PRICE REDUCED TO SELL! $42,500  This two bedroom home has been recently remodelled. Bright  and airy inside with skylight in livingroom. Also features  fireplace insert and three appliances are included. This home  is situated on Vi acre with a good garden and is only one block  from a secluded beach. Must be seen! Call 886-8217  ASSESSMENT AUTHORITY  OF B.C.  NOTICE  Section 26(4) of the Assesment Act provides for the assessment of  land taking into consideration only the existing residential use of the  land, notwithstanding it may have a higher actual value for alternative uses. Under this section, owner-occupiers of property may  apply for this benefit, by notice in the form prescribed by the  Assessment Commissioner, provided they have owned and occupied the land and improvements as their principal place of  residence for 10 years or more, specifically since the first day of July, 1975.  Applications are required by August 31,1985 for the 1986 assessment year. Application forms will be mailed to previous applicants.  New applicants should contact their local office of the B.C. Assessment Authority and apply prior to August 31, 1985.  Notice To  Gibsons &  Sechelt  telephone  customers  On-going quality Customer Service  Prior to the installation of our Service Agency Booths in Gibsons  and Sechelt, there will be no interruption of regular B.C. Tel  customer service.  Billing & Equipment Inquiries  If you require any information regarding B.C. Tei billing or equipment installation, please call our Customer Service Office, toll  free at 112-986-1951 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.,  Monday to Friday.  Repair Service  If you require repair service on any B.C. Tel equipment, simply dial  114. This will put you in touch with a repair service representative  who will attend to your needs as soon as possible.  B.c.m ��  A member of Telecom Canada Coast News, August 26,1985  There's something for everyone at  You'll enjoy the great back to school values for men, women  and children. There's clothing...shoes...supplies and more for  the entire family. Wind up your shopping with lunch or dinner  at one of the convenient eateries found in the mall.  Only 8 days till school starts!  Sunnycrest  Laundromat  CANADIAN  IMPERIAL  BANK OF  COMMERCE  886-8111  Pink Panther  strikes again  for back to school  _7K_   Seatfuxsd JVzit  The Unique Gift Idea Store  886-3861  Radio  OIVISION   TANDY ElECTWONlC* I  Yes,  we do have  Calculators  AUTHORIZED DEALER  Adventure Electronics  886-7215  Summer  CLEARANCE SALE  200/0 - 700/qoff  f?tchardV  ^unnycrtkt Ontrt. Glbiont^  6B6-2116  "Make your move with Style"  No matter how you  slice it.  you'll  love our  fine selection of  bread & buns  baked daily,  on the premises  Henry's Bakery  & Coffee Bar  886-7441  $��>B*  o*��S  Cleaning done  right on the  premises.  P��FS  FINE  CLEANING  886-8564  INSURANCE?  T ^?w   ���   ���   ���  we do  it all.  ^    SuMCMttt  Agenda  m  886-2000  Notions  Purchased to accompany  children's patterns  off  %  20  dKora!  886-3818  25  % OFF  selected  Needlepoint kits  &aii Canvasses  (Cosy Corner Crafts  Stmntf  CLEARANCE  inner  KITCHENS & CLOSETS  886-7517  ��� rm  1#   price  #__. sale  All children's  summer  clothing and  winter  dresses  TODD'S  Children's Wear  886-9994  NOW  American Express  TRAVELLERS  CHEQUES  to our  clients  GIBSONS  TRAUEL  886-9255  SUPER  CLEARANCE  Of  Sale  Merchandise  f  FASHION CENTRE  "Fitting Fashions for Ladles"  Our name Is our promise  SuperValu  100% Locally owned and operated.  Back to School  Flyer Specials  in effect til Sept. 2  WHILE QUANTITIES LAST  Gibsons  PHARMASAVE  ROYAL  BANK  886-2201  ��� Breakfast  ��� Lunch ��Dinner  TAKE OUT ORDERS  Sunnycrest   Restaurant  VISA  (next to the Bank of Commerce)  886-9661 |  RUNNERS  TO CLEAR  individually  priced  886-2624  ���Delicatessen  Prepared Foods  ���Snack Bar  ��� Light Lunches  Vou-Del's  DELICATESSEN  886-7922  Come in and browse  through our selection of  games    ��� dolls  models ��� wheels  and much more  TOYS & HOBBIES  For Alt Ages  886-7213  8x12 Enlargement  with every roll of Ultra Print  develop and print  886-8010  o��^       New line of  Cards,  Stationery  & Gift Wrap  ��� Fall Bulbs Now Available *  & CfiEEN  SCENE  Flowers & Plants  886-3371  We Make Scrumptious  CHICKEN  TOGO  9-15-21 pieces  larger orders - phone  a Vi hr. in advance  886-3813  Call 886-2925  to order your  Balloons and  'BIRTHDAY GOODIE  BAGS'  Jeannie's  ��� Gifts & Gems ���  SEIKO  WATCHES  %OFF  GOLD CHAIN  886-2023  Hair styling for the  entire family.  BACK TO SCHOOL  SPECIAL  Complete  EARS PIERCED $10  J '$ UNISEX  For appointment  All CIL rt/%%  HOUSE PAINT 30off  Exterior & Interior  Home  Hardware  raa-B-_a_nH___a_  KORCAN HARDWARE LTD.      886-2442  All  Summer Fashions  % OFF  SO 8.  Coast News, August 26,1985  W^fX^^W$MMW^^M$M^9  Local resident, Dianne Briscoe (seated) is the recipient of this year's  Lieutenant Governor's Silver Medal awarded by Capilano College  for academic excellence while taking the four month Office  Technology program last spring. Shown standing is the college's  Chairman of the Board, Hilda Rizun. ���Brad Benson photo  SCEDS talks  about markets  A community marketing  organization which will find  markets for local products and  services was the topic of discussion at a meeting held by the  Sunshine Coast Employment  Development Society, Monday  evening, August 19.  The idea was previously given  second priority status at the  May 27 board meeting in  response to needs expressed by  local   business  at  the  public  forums held earlier this year.  Difficulties between the  developer and his marketing  agency have delayed the first  priority project, the electronics  manufacturing operation, indefinitely.  Anyone interested in  membership is invited to attend  the next meeting at 7:30 p.m,  September 23 in the SCRD  board room, or to contact Val  Silver at 885-2468.  t,  y  ���i  [���>���  *���'  &  &  ft  t  K  fr*  r  ���  it  ��r  ��*r  y  ���Ki'  THE UNITED CHURCH  OF CANADA  Sunday Worship Services  GIBSONS  Glassford Road - 11:15 a.m.  Sunday School  -   9:30 a.m.  ST. JOHN'S  Davis Bay - 9:30 a.m.  Rev. Alex G. Reid  Church Telephone   &J#;  886-2333  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  885-9714 or 885-2727  s��k -fl(4 _ffc���  GIBSONS  PENTECOSTAL CHURCH  <i  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       7:00 p.m.  Home Bible Study  Phone  886-9482 or 886-7107  Affiliated with the  Pentecostal Assemblies  of Canada  ANGLICAN CATHOLIC  CHURCH OF CANADA  St. Columba's Parish  Services  3 pm St. John's Church  Davis Bay  2nd Sunday - Holy Communior  4th Sunday - Evening Prayer  Phone: Rev. E. die  112-525-6760  Information: 883-9493  Traditional Anglican  Services & Teaching  ���H% sfr .*%��-  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  -J$ Jft SJ9���  CHRISTIAN SCIENCE  SOCIETY  SERVICES  Sunday Service &  Sunday School 11:45 a.m.  Wednesday 7:30 p.m.  in United Church Building  Davis Bay  885-2506 or 886-7882  -4&.31 aft-  -fld & ��fr-  ST. BARTHOLOMEW'S  & ST. AIDAN'S  ANGLICAN CHURCHES  Parish Family Eucharist  Combined service at  St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons 10 a.m.  Rev. J.E. Robinson, 886-8436  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  Evensong and Holy Eucharist  6:30 p.m. 1st Sunday in month  _____ afrsfrofi   ST. HILDA'S &  ST. ANDREW'S  ANGLICAN CHURCHES  St. Hilda's Anglican, Sechelt  Holy Eucharist 8:00 a.m.  Church School 9:30 a.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*�� .*�� .��*_-  PENDER HARBOUR  PENTECOSTAL  CHURCH  Lagoon Road, Madeira Park  Pastor Tim Shapcotte  883-2374 or 883-2870  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  Morning Worship        11:00 a.m.  Prayer & Bible Study  Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.  ��� .i ���       ��� *n>*  ���tP'  ��^pP ����� '���������    ' '    '  GRACE REFORMED  COMMUNITY  CHURCH  (Prcsbyteri.in Church in America)  Sunday  Roberts Crock  Community Use Room  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. Cameron Fraser, Pastor  885-7488   *��*��.*��   THE CHURCH OF  JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER DAY SAINTS  Davis Bay Rd. - Wilson Creek ��� Davis Bay Community Hall  Sacrament Service 9:00 a.m.Sunday School 9:55 a.m.  Branch President Reg. H. Robinson 886-2382   ___.'*��     .*&     '�����>���   by Ruth Forrester, 885-2418  PICNIC IN THE PARK  The Halfmoon Bay Recreation Association is inviting the  public to a picnic in the park at  Cooper's Green. Pack a lunch  and a lawn chair and bring the  family. Refreshments are complimentary. Representatives  from all the local community  groups will be on hand to give  information on activities and  services available, and Area B  Representative Peggy Connor  will be happy to answer questions.  The old store building will be  open for viewing as many of  our residents have never seen  what it has to offer for community use. To add to the fun  there will be a blackberry contest with prizes for the best pie,  best jelly and best cordial.  The picnic will start at noon  on Sunday September 8 and the  invitation is extended to other  communities to come along.  For more information you  could give Barbara James a call  at 885-3354.  ANNIVERSARY  CELEBRATION  The lovely garden and home  of Andrew and Allison Steele at  Brooke's Cove was the scene of  a happy gathering of family and  old friends to help celebrate the  Steele's  fortieth  wedding  an  niversary. The couple had been  married in England and  Allison's sister who had been  her bridesmaid was happily able  to attend.  Two married sons with their  children were there too, but a  third son was holidaying  abroad. A special touch which  was much appreciated and admired was the beautifully  decorated cake which was a  creation of the very artistic  Sylvia Blackwell of the Shop  Easy bakery. Our congratulations to Andrew and Allison  -may they have another forty  years of happiness.  PLAY SCHOOL  REGISTRATION  The Welcome Beach Play  School is scheduled to start up  again on September 17 for  children from age 32 months to  five years old. Hours are from  10 a.m. until noon on Tuesdays  and Thursdays. For registration  and information give Barbara  Robinson a call at 885-9026.  And don't forget that head  teacher Jamie Davidson will be  on hand at Halfmoon Bay  school this week from 9 a.m. to  1 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday,  Wednesday and Friday.  WEDDINGS  This weekend has been a  biggy for local weddings and I  hope to have some details on  these for next week's column.  CAPILANO COLLEGE in Secret thanks  the many visitors to the Open House,  Come see m at the Trail Say Centre aiKi  Sunnycrest Plaza, Saturday, September 7.  ~  Notice To  WATER USERS  From Calefa To Secret Cove  You May Resume Your  Regular Sprinkling Hours  Thank You For Your Co-operation  G. Dixon  Works Superintendent  Sunshine Coast Regional District  August 21, 1985  Rev. Bray to be  United Church guest  The Sunshine Coast's United  Church minister, Reverend Alex  Reid, will be taking his annual  vacation in September and in  his absence the guest minister  for the five Sundays will be  Reverend R.W. Bray of Clear-  brook, B.C..  Mr. Bray is no stranger to  these parts as he and his wife,  Betty, have spent a portion of  every summer on the waterfront  near Mission Point. This year  they will be living for the entire  month at Gibsons, (886-9643),  and he will be conducting  United  Church  services  each  Sunday morning at Davis Bay  and at Gibsons.  While the Reverend Wes  Bray retired four years ago after  a ministry of forty years - in  Manitoba, North Vancouver,  Chilliwack and White Rock - he  continues to be on call for work  in the Courts of the Church and  has always been a happy choice  as a guest preacher throughout  British Columbia.  In July of this year over forty  relatives met in Calgary for a  'Bray Reunion' which  culminated in a memorable  church service at Scarboro  United.  OPEN HOUSE  Saturday, August 31st 2-4 p.m.  Drastically Reduced - $81t900  #209 Fairmont Drive, Gibsons  FIRST CHOICE ON THE BLOCK  Situated on a beautiful landscaped lot, this 7 year old, 3  bedroom contemporary style home has warmth, convenience  and comfort. Some of the many features include parquet wood  flooring, stone fireplace, sunroom and patios. Walk to school,  stores. Enjoy a commanding view of Gibsons over to the North  Shore mountains. See for yourself or call us for an appointment to view TODAY!  Stan or Dianne Anderson (residence) 885-2385  ANDERSON REALTY LTD. 885-3211, Vancouver Toll Free 684-8016  Super Savings on  GLAD v  GARBAGE BAGS  40's $5,79  io's $1.79  Garden Size 5's $ X��59  Kitchen Catchers &4's. . $1*69  Super Savings on  Supreme Care  Shampoo or *_-_�����  Conditioner . . .600 mi $ 1��07  Jergsn's Lotion        4plu_  Mild Soap    ���   - l bar bonus ��fl* J�� ��� <_t f  Deluxe Souvenir j^ -^   f��_B9  Photo Album 40 page. fw��97  Deluxe - men's or ladies' - jl, _���     w_94f%  Umbrellas Auto folding. , $tk��89  $2.39  '��� WAV- 'J  vivJxJi_u/.__uj;   '' .lifff,  ,   \vurr'   ' i ��� ,m iiy  Angle Broom. .  Fiesta - Natural or  Walnut  finish  Folding Chairs  ,$pXS5��99  Super Savings on  SUPER SCOTTIE  STATIONERY  Writing Pads 8"xi9- .89  Envelopes 3Va"x 6*6" or 4"x 9" ��97  Envelopes   Air Mall 4"x 9" .79  Nestle's  Mini ���  Puddings. . . . _paCks $X*69  Nescafe ���  Instant Coffee. .8oz. $5*99  Nature Valley _k �����     _% _r-_  Chewey Bars. . 225 gm.f 1�� 69  Plain or Peanut ���  M&M's....   200gm. $1.89  Mission San Juan u      _ -^  Juices 236 ml. $��69  Sponge Mop with handle $ 4 ��� 79  $2.59  Loose Leaf  Paper 424 sheets  Maxwell's Pharmacy  OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK:  SUNDAYS: NOON XO 8 P.M.  Cedar Plaza, Gibsons  886-8158 In an unusual moment at Sechelt Council last week, Steven Hubert sang "Sechelt Song", written by  Dorothy Rheaume of Sechelt and scored by Mrs. Morrison of Gibsons. The reaction by council was enthusiastic. ���Brad Benson photo  Sechelt    Scenario  tt  Pauline" delights  by Peggy Connor, 885-9347  "PAULINE"  What a delightful evening of  theatre. Last Sunday 1 took in  the theatre-piece An Evening  with Pauline written and  directed by Betty Keller, performed by Fran and John Burnside at Greenecourt Hall in  Sechelt, August 18.  "It is not exactly a play, and  not exactly a recital. It is instead, a theatre-piece, framing  selections from Pauline's prose  and poetry in vignettes from her  career, with the main emphasis  on the men in her life and how  she made use of them to further  her own goals." That is the very  apt explanation in the program.  Fran is Pauline, never swaying from her character. When  she recites My Paddle one can  almost see her in a canoe just by  her body movements. The play  moves along through the life of  Pauline smoothly changing  from different times and situations.  John Burnside is the men in  her life and portrays each one  from the first manager Frank  Yeigh who starts her on her  career as recitalist with her own  poems. Then he was musical  hall performer with the striped  jacket and staw hat, the shy  gentlman she became engaged  'to, finally her last partner who  takes her across Canada, over  to London and down to the  United States. John disappeared and became each one of  these men.  Between the two of them they  did justice to Betty Keller's  book. When intermission came  I thought for a moment it was  the end and felt such a sense of  loss, but they carried on and  when it came to the end it was  complete and timely.  If there is a chance to see this  show, do so, and if it is to be  shown in this neighbourhood  again I'll tout it loud and long.  WRITERS' FORGE  All events were well attended  at the Festival of the Written  Arts and nothing would  guarantee the return of well  known speakers and the acceptance of others better than the  response from the public.  It was an exciting weekend in  Sechelt thanks to the Writers'  Forge Group and their friends  and supporters, the word of  their success will travel through  the  literary  world  and  bring  more and more to take part in  their festivals.  B AND P PICNIC  Saturday, August 17 was the  Sunshine Coast Business and  Professional Women's Club's  annual picnic held at Porpoise  Bay campsite. Visiting club  members from the Lower  Mainland, Coquitlam, Nor-  thshore, Surrey, Vancouver,  Victoria, Richmond and from a  newly formed New Westminster  club which is picking up where  the old one ended.  Many came especially to pay  homage to a retiring club  member Adele deLonge who  served as regional director, B.C.  president and a member of the  National Federation of Business  and Professional Women. A  strong worker and supporter for  the local club.  Adele is well known in  Sechelt having served as alder-  woman on the Sechelt Council,  as library worker in the Sechelt  library, the Sechelt Seniors, the  Greenecourt Senior Citizens'  housing and good friend to  many.  Mayor Joyce Kolibas brought  greetings from the village of  Sechelt and Director Peggy  Connor, Vice Chairman of the  Sunshine Coast Regional  District Board saluted the  members and visitors.  Gwen Robinson, president  and her fellow members put on  an   excellent   picnic   lunch.  The visiting ladies had time to  visit Sechelt and enjoyed the  festive   air   provided   by   the  Writers' Forge.  FRANK PARKER PASSES  Another charter member of  the Sechelt commission has  passed. Frank Parker died in St.  Mary's Hospital on Wednesday  August 22. Recently living at  Shorncliffe, Frank was partners  with Norman Watson in the  Tyee Bait business, very involved in local affairs and a great  worker at the Catholic Church.  Frank leaves three daughters,  Louise, Carol and Heather.  ARTS GARAGE SALE  Saturday, August 31 starting  at 10 a.m. there will be a garage  sale with some marvelous items  for sale at the Sunshine Coast  Arts Centre, Sechelt.  '���- .���>���;:���;���*>���''������ I '��� ,x/.'  V1','' V :-' v "-ss,; ������, ;��� ,v.. -  '  ?*&  V''''   J /   '.*>'  4h "'%  ~^ .  V �����������&'<&  fc_V.*^  Displayed are some of the trophies to be presented at next Sunday's  Ted Dixon Memorial Soccer Tournament, which will see four local  and two out of town teams in day long action. Ted Dixon Memorial'  Park will be officially opened at approximately 11 a.m. (after the  first game) with the raising of two totem poles.  Affordable  fr FISHER  * FISHER  ACS 3841  ��� 60 watt amplifier ��� 5 band graphic equalizer ���  AMyFM stereo tuner ��� double cassette deck ��� Dolby  noise reduction ��� metal tape capability ��� "Soft Touch"  controls ��� semi- auto turn table with cartridge ��� stand  not included.  $  499  ^l FISHER  ACS 3950  ��� 100 watts RMS integrated amplifier ��� 5 band graphic  equalizer ��� AM/FM quartz digital synthesizer ��� double  cassette deck ��� Dolby noise reduction ��� sequential  play function ��� semi-auto turntable with cartridge ��� 3  way 10" polypropylene woofer ��� stand not included.  $  799  95  eecoast  5705 Cowrie St.   Sechelt  Coast News, August 26,1985  Cowrie St., near the Cenotaph, Sechelt  Mon ��� Sat 9:30 - 6 p.m., Fri nights till 9 p.m.  Ann Cook, 883-9167  Bags, bags, bags the Thrift  store needs bags. Doris cannot  have Dollar-a-Bag days without  bags.  If you have some extra  grocery bags, (you know those  ones you have been tucking between the fridge and cupboard  or jamming in the drawer or  folding neatly and saving till  you have eight years' supply  ahead) well, we can use them  for the end of summer Dollar-a-  Bag day sales.  The store is open daily for  shopping  and  donations,   for  after hours there's a drop-off  box in front of the hall.  GOOD WISHES  Congratulations this week to  our good friends and  neighbours Gene and Vi Bern-  tzen who are celebrating 47  years of wedded bliss.  Happy fourth birthday to my  friend Bryce Higgins.  We'll Help You Out With Great Prices On Bulk Spices  Remember, When You Buy From Bulk,  You Pay Only For What You Need!  Prices in effect until Saturday, Aug. 31 while supplies last.  SPECIALS THIS WEEK!  Mustard Seed .18 ounc.  Pickling Spice .31 ounce  Bar-B-Que Sauce. 2.89 utr��  Sweet Green Relish     1.89 ntre  SENIORS' DAY every THURSDAY  1 0% Off    Re9u,ar Prices for  Senior Citizens  back to school with class.  The savings are simple arithmetic!  20  AND  0/Q  JEANS  off ah SWEATERS  20% off EMANUELLE & ESPRIT fashions  60 % OFF Summer Wear  TRAIL BAY CENTRE SECHELT      885-5323  OPEN 9-6 WEEK DAYS,  9-8 FRIDAY 10-4 SUNDAY  SALE IN EFFECT  To Sunday, Sept. 1  Due To Popular Response,  Sale Dates Are Extended!  ALL  Shoes & Clothes  20 to 50  Men's, Ladies', Children's  Quality Name-Brand Merchandise  ��� NIKE ��� ADIDAS ��� PUMA  ��� OCEAN PACIFIC ��� SHAPES  MARATHON ��� OS AG A ��� AND MORE!  OPEN THIS SUNDAY!  (SUNDAY AUGUST 31st WILL BE OUR  LAST SUNDAY OPENING OF THE SEASON)  bicycle SALE  SPITFIRE - MX 1000 Hand Brakes,  Comp. Ml Tires, one piece crank,  Suntour freewheel  SPITFIRE   - chrome model  SPITFIRE   -turbo chrome  MINI-SPITFIRE   coaster brakes  s155"  s169"  s-jggeo  M2999  ACCESSORIES  27 x 1V* Tires   s4.99  tubes   s2.49  Footpump s7.89  Kickstand s2.99  BMX sticker   3/s1.00  Jr. 5 & 10 SPEED    Boys & Girls    s159"  Adult 10 SPEED     Nomad s149"  llWLB^SPORfi  Traif Ave; * Cowrie  SECHELT. 885-2512 10.  Coast News, August 26,1985  Major work is being done to Gibsons' South Fletcher Road this  year. When finished, the street will have new storm sewers, a  sidewalk, and will be repaved. ���Brad Benson photo  B.C. Liberals  to visit Gibsons  Art Lee, leader of the B.C.  Liberal Party and Val Anderson, President of the B.C.  Liberal Party, will be visiting  the Sunshine Coast on Thursday and Friday, September 5  and 6, as guests of the Sunshine  Coast Liberal Association.  Lee and Anderson plan to  meet with the mayors of Gibsons and Sechelt, to have lunch  at the Madeira Park Legion and  to stop in for visits at the Shorncliffe Intermediate and Kiwanis  Care Homes.  "An Evening with Art Lee  and Val Anderson" will be  celebrated with a dinner banquet at Andy's Restaurant in  Gibsons, beginning at 5:30 p.m.  with a social and followed by  dinner at 7 p.m. on September  5.  Tickets for this event are $20  per person which includes a  chance on two adult, three day  passes to Expo '86. Tickets may  be obtained at Andy's  Restaurant or by calling  885-2576 between 8 a.m. and 5  p.m.  On Friday, September 6, Lee  and Anderson will be  breakfasting at the Wharf  Restaurant, Bella Beach Motel  in Davis Bay. This will be an  opportunity for the public and  the Sechelt and Gibsons Chambers of Commerce to meet with  them. After breakfast, Lee and  Anderson will meet with the  Sechelt Indian Band Council at  the Sechelt Band offices.  The Sunshine Coast Liberal  Association would like to thank  the hosts of the visit, the Bella  Beach Motel.  Police news  GIBSONS RCMP  A Port McNeal resident  reported the theft of a VHF  radio valued at $800. The radio  is believed to have been stolen  between June 15 and August 14  from his boat while moored at  Smitty's Marina.  On August 16, Maureen  Emerson reported the theft of  $350, believed to have been  stolen from her purse while she  was at Elphie's Cabaret. Police  would appreciate the assistance  of anyone who might have information regarding this theft.  A Pratt Road resident  reported the theft of four  prawn traps and 500 feet of line  on August 18. The equipment,  valued at $250 was stolen from  the Shoal Channel area.  Two separate thefts of gas  cans were reported to police on  August 22 from Keats Island.  The cans, valued at $50 each,  were stolen from boats moored  at Keats.  The break and entry of the  garage of a residence located on  North Road was reported on  August 16. Ten bottles of wine  valued at $70 were taken. A car  parked inside the garage was  also vandalized. The hood and  trunk area of the vehicle were  scratched. Police have a  suspect.  The break and entry of a  O'Shea Road residence reported  on August 20 has resulted in  two juveniles coming forward  and admitting to police their involvement in the break-in. No  items were stolen and no  charges are pending.  Charges of assault are pending against a local male  juvenile as a result of an incident which occurred at 1 p.m.  on August 20 outside the  Twilight Theatre. It appears the  juvenile waited for another  juvenile male to exit the theatre  at which point he attacked him,  inflicting lacerations to his right  ear lobe.  Vandalism was reported on  August 21 by the owner of a  vehicle parked on Burns Road.  The rear window of his 1971  Dodge Station Wagon was  smashed.  SECHELT RCMP  Two gas cans valued at $20  were reported stolen from the  complainant's residence on  August 21.  A Mills Road residence was  reported broken into on August  17. A pair of glasses was stolen.  Two chainsaws were reported  stolen on August 19 from the  cedar mill in Davis Bay. Taken  were a Husquavarna and a Stihl  chain saw.  Willful damage to a cigarette  machine was reported from the  Jolly Roger Inn on August 21.  A motorcycle accident occurred on August 17 in the Trout  Lake area. The adult male involved was taken to hospital by  ambulance for treatment of a  broken leg.  Museum aims for  excellence  bv Tam Johnson  Your regional museum is  now one of the notable  museums in British Columbia.  The new executive is anxious to  take it from the notable class to  the exceptional class, especially  for Expo '86.  Unfortunately our acting  curator, Marilyn Tentchoff,  who has done so much for the  Museum in the past several  years, entirely on a voluntary  basis, will be conducting  mariculture courses until next  June.  In order to keep the museum  open a few days a week to accommodate visiting school  classes and others, as well as to  continue work on the various  displays, we would like to ask  for volunteers from both  members     and    potential  members.  We would particularly like  people who are interested in art  work similar to water colour  murals; also for people who  remember the use and setting of  the very large number of  pioneer artifacts that have been  donated by local citizens.  In addition to monitoring the  museum during open periods  we would like the participation  of interested people who would  like to contribute to the authenticity and aesthetic quality of  museum displays.  If you are interested please  contact the museum at 886-8232  from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and give  us your name, address, phone  number, and preferred day or  days of the week that you will  be available from 2 to 4 p.m.  We are looking forward to  meeting you.  California white or ruby  GRAPEFRUIT  Okanagan Fancy  BARTLETT PEARS  B.C. Whitespine  CUCUMBERS  B.C.  CORN  ON THE COB  4/. 98  (kg 1.08) lb.  49  3/.79  GROCERY  89  Granulated _^**  B.C. sugar   ,o*g 3.98  Royale  bathroom  tissue s   3.39  Bick's  dill pickles    ;,r,2.19  Golden Grove  apple juice     iir.89  Drink Mix  Crystal Light      1.49  Kelloggs Cereal __���_!%  Special K     475 gm2.79  Powdered Detergent  A. B.C- 2JcgUi99  Top Choice  dog food        2^3.99  Nalley's  Cheese  Plessers ...2oogm 1 -_tH  Bick's  relishes       375m,1.25  Assorted Varieties  Money's ������*%  mushrooms   2��4 -.��-79  Sliced or Stems &J Pieces  Brown Berry  croutons     i70gm 3.79  Liquid Detergent  JOY 2 500m* 1.49  Liquid __  Spic& Span 400m< 1.59  Cleanser _  COITief 600 gm -US!  Bar Soap  Camay      ss^o sm2.69  Concentrate Softener  Downey       500���, 2.39  Toothpaste  Colgate  Pump loom/1.89  McCormicks  cookies ^.89  Miss Mew  cat food    184gm2/.79  C Vartrtp  Deli and Health  Convenient  Howe Sound Pharmacy  PRESCRIPTION PICK UP  p      . ,.For    886-3365 ,).lys  Proscription*  Cd���    886-7749 ia i,.s  886-2936  BOUTIQUE  in the Lower Village  THIS WEEK:  Dresses & Jackets  Vl  PRICE  Hours: Tues - Sal.  11-5  886-8313  Consignment &  New Wear  Day by Day Item by Item We do more for you  Girl  5Gu_?s  Hair Salon  No accessory you can  buy will ever be  as important  as your hairstyle.  886-2120  In trie Lower Village,  Now  On Display  PHOTOGRAPHS  by Roy luckow  corner of  Gower Pt. & School Rd.  886-9213 Coast News, August 26,1985  11.  Dollar  GOWER POINT ROADGIBSONS  a B 0-2 25 7  FREE DELIVERY *6tWM WHARF  We fully guarantee everything we sell to be satisfactory or money cheerfully refunded.        We reserve the right to limit quantities.  DOLLAR  SPECIALS!  Prices effective August 27 -September 1.  Sundays & Holidays   10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Better Buy  margarine  Lifestream  yogurt  .454 gm ���  59  .200 gm  .79  1.79  500 gm  Assorted Flavours  Motts  apple juice    5   1.19  Welch's  grape juice ....*�� m, 1.45  Our Own Freshly Baked  Egg Bread 1.09  Our Own Freshly Baked  Carrot Cakes  1.69  PIE PLATES  by Anchor Hacking  ��� full 5 year warranty      ��� dishwasher safe.  ��� ovenproof 9"/22.8 cm  bake, serve, refrigerate, reheat  ��� Ideal in all ovens, including ^/-"*^^v��?s....  microwave  Regular price $3.49  SPECIAL  PURCHASE |  PRICE ^  $1.99  EKC0  FLEXI BROOMS  ��� for cleaning walls &  ceilings  ��� cleans corners.  Regular price  $7.29  SPECIAL  PURCHASE  PRICE  under furniture  handy scraper built in  $2.99  MEAT  Fresh Grade -* Frying  CHICKEN LEGS  Ready to Eat  HAM-  SHANK PORTION  fJPA  (kg 3.73) lb.  1.79  1.19  (kg 2.62)  M\%%%m  .  ~__v     .a_H_avv^^u__ _.__k__i_B��__E.  ____\ ��������� ��� ^i  Fresh - Cut into Chops  rUKIV LUIN (kg3.95)lb.  Family Pack - 3 Centres, Rib And Tenderloin Chops  Canada Grade f\ Beef Boneless  CHUCK BLADE  STEAKS  Burns Pride of Canada  SLICED SIDE  BACON  (kg 3.51) lb.  1.59  500 gm Ea.  2.29  1  So There I Was  barefoot in my kitchen, my Pender Harbour Cookbook  open in front of me, making:  Mary Jordison's Tomato Soup Cake  Vb cup shortening  1 egg  1 teaspoon soda  1 teaspoon cinnamon  1 cup sugar  1 can tomato soup  V/z cups flour ; mEV^S-i.^^S.***"4  Vz teaspoon cloves  1 cup raisins  Cream together shortening and sugar, add egg.  Dissolve soda in the soup and add to the first mixture.  Sift together flour and spices. Add. Mix. Add raisins  and mix well. Bake in 350�� oven for Va hour.  Good as is, says many, but try with  Cream Cheese Icing  Soften Cream cheese, add honey to taste and a bit of  milk to make more spreadable.  I found that this recipe freezes well. Just the thing  for those back to school lunches.  And if nothing else tempts you to buy this book try  this:  Freezer Beef Special  RACK OF  BEEF  (kg 3.26) lb.  1.48  Approx. weight 100-120 lbs.  Georgia's Seafood Soup  1 Lb. cod fillets  8 ozs. clam juice  1 cup dry white wine  2 medium tomatoes, diced  Vz cup green onion, chopped  1 medium clove garlic, minced  2 teaspoons grated lemon peel  Va teaspoon tarragon  Vz Lb. scallops  3A cup ground almonds  Va cup parsley, chopped  Vi Lb. shrimp (one small can)  salt and pepper  Combine clam juice, wine, tomatoes, onion, garlic,  lemon peel, tarragon, salt & pepper in large saucepan,  and bring to the boil. Add scallops. Simmer 3 minutes.  Add cod and almonds. Cook about 5 minutes or until  fish is cooked. Stir in parsley and shrimp. Ready to  serve, with garlic croutons.  As my dear Scottish friend said to me, "It's never to  late to learn to cook."  Well done, Pender Harbour  Nest Lewis  The  PoP  Shoppe  Ken's Lucky Dollar's Pop Shoppe is located between  the dairy case & the produce department.  By the case  12-850 ml  any flavour  24-300 ml  any flavour  $749  _f + Deposit  $6  99  + Deposit  To Book Your Event  CALL  886-2257  Planning a dance? Having a banquet?  Need space for your exercise class?  Want a quiet spot for that business seminar?  Our hall above the store, has  daytime and evening openings.  The hall is fully equipped - with  chairs and tables available to seat  groups from 25 - 100.  in providing Variety, Quality, & Friendly Service  .-I .'."^cMfy -  HEP BooKstore  886-7744  Corner Of School &.  Gower Pom! Roads  SHARING NATURE  WITH CHILDREN  Parent/Teachers' guide book  by Joseph Bharat Cornell $9.95  Mon.-Fri. 9:30 - 5:30  Sat., 10-5; Sun., 11-4  Our  plumbers work  8 hours but  Our phone works  24hrs. Call us  in an emergency.  SERVING THE SUNSHINE COAST  Seaside Plumbing Ltd.  886-7017  Dry Cleaning Services  ��� Furs & Leathers ���  Deluxe  Shirt Service  Mon., Wed., & Fri.  8 a.m.-6 p.m. Mon.-Sat.  886-2415  stra Tailoring & Design  next to Ken's Lucky Dollar  Special  Baby Budgies *12.95  Turtles $9.95  886-3812  IN THE LOWER  VILLAGE  EXTRA CTAiA/AY  Carpet ��t Upbo/stery Cleaner  4 hrs- $15.00  plus cleaning solution  Phone  886"2257  to reserve it  v 12.  Coast News, August 26,1985  WM&\^&^S&^MS^MB  At the Twilight  [ Mythology, magic and  animation combine to bring a  slightly menacing, always exciting movie from the Disney  studios, starting this week on  Wednesday, August 28 at 8  ��.m.  i The Black Cauldron has been  in the planning stages for the  ast 10 years and it has taken  ive years to do the animation;  ijt has been developed from a  series of five Newbery award-  vdnning children's books by  Lloyd Alexander, published in  the 1960's.  ;' The tales are based on Welsh  legends and tell the exploits of  taran, an assistant pig-keeper  who wants to become a hero.  . Aided by motley crew composed of his mentor Dallben, a  princess, Hen Wen, a pig who  can see into the future and a  furry creature by the name of  Gurgi, Taran battles evil, and  comes eventually to realize that  being a hero is not always what  life is about.  Rated PG, it is not for  children under five, although  some have enjoyed it; it may be  frightening to a small child.  Following The Black  Cauldron's run which ends at 7  p.m., Saturday August 31,  beginning on the same day at 9  p.m. comes Mel Gibson in  another Mad Max movie. This  time he stars with the dynamic  Tina Turner in Beyond  Thunderdome, an adventure  story set in a bleak future which  we saw vividly depicted in Road  Warrior and Mad Max.  The movie carries a warning  of some violence and coarse  language, and runs until  September 3.  New dance season  i It's that time again, another  season of dance at the Twilight  Theatre.  ; Mrs. Gracie will be starting  GIBSONS  ^ Green  Grocers  ;      Marine Drive, Gibsons  (near Bank of Montreal)  <��� Fresh Fruits  * & Vegetables  '* Specialty Food Items  ��� Cheese, Eggs  r New  59?  York Seltzer  " WHILE QUANITIES  �� LAST  >, ���������  !t'...and,  .  much  !   more!  her eighth year teaching on the  Coast.  She has just returned from  Halifax where she attended a  National Board Conference of  the Canadian Dance Teachers  Association (CDTA)  Mrs. Gracie introduces Cindy  Forrest a new teacher whose  vitality and talent will prove to  be an asset to the school.  Our own talented Karen  Boothroyd who is well known  for her dance and teaching ability has left the Coast to teach at  Spotlight Productions in Bur-^  naby but will return one day a "  week to teach tap and jazz.  Our ballet master for the second year is Mr. Norman Leg-  gate. He has danced with many  companies and performed all  over Europe. His talent and personality make classes a joy.  Starting her second season  with us in creative dance for the  3-11 year olds and modern for  the teens is Mrs. Leslie Ellett.  Leslie danced with the Paula  Ross Company for nine years  arid is eager to share her talent  and enthusiasm with all.  We Still Have A  Good Supply Of Books From  THE FESTIVAL OF THE WRITTEN ARTS  So If You Missed Any  You Can Still Get Them  The Bookstore - Cowrie St.    Sechelt. 885-2527  Dance Time  At The Twilight Theatre  REGISTRATION  Sept. 3rd, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.  Marie Gracie & Cindy Forrest  ACROBATICS & JAZZ  Karen Boothroyd - TAP & JAZZ  Sept 9th, 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.  Norman Leggatte - BALLET  For More Information Phone 886-2989  Leslie Ellett - CREATIVE DANCE  Phone 886-8044  /��  ���i-i  Gibsons Ugtoi* Branch *I0$  )mgmitmMmmmA  FOR YOUR ENTERTAINMENT-  Friday, August 29th &  Saturday, August 30th  * :  I  %  t 3  11  ���In the Lounge���  Join Us!  SUNDAY SEPT.   1   - Open  for  Darts, Pool & Horseshoes  for Legion members and their families  by Peter Trower  Continued from page 1  There is a two-hour gap between Jim Taylor's humorous  talk and the star turn of the  weekend - the advent of Peter  Gzowski. Yvonne and I go  looking for Purdy who has  wandered off. We check Gilligan's Pub. Purdy is not there  but several other Festivalites  are. We talk with Rick An-  tonsen, general manager of  Douglas & Mclntyre; Ross  Westergard, membership chairman of the B.C. Federation of  Writers; Trevor Caralan, poet  and former editor of  WestWorld, and others. The  town is crawling with writers.  Eventually, we slip away, grab  some supper at a cut-rate  restaurant and head off to catch  the great Gzowski.  This event has been so heavily  pre-sold, the Writer's Forge has  been obliged to reschedule it at  the Sechelt Elementary School  gym. We arrive there early but  the large hall is already half full.  Eventually, almost every chair is  taken. Local writer, Edith Iglauer, who has known Gzowski  since his tenure as editor of  Macleans in the 1960's, gives  him a witty introduction.  Gzowski, rumpled, bearded  and congenial, mounts the  stage. He is becoming in his  middle years, more like a great,  friendly bear all the time.  Gzowski, as he is quick to recount, had a rough time getting  here at all. His plane was  delayed for three hours at the  Toronto airport, due to a computer breakdown. But he has  muddled through to Sechelt at  the eleventh hour, much to  everyone's relief. Gzowski,  definitely one of the most relaxed characters this side of Perry  Como, has not allowed thei  delays to erode his sense of  humour.  Gzowski   launches   into   a  long,   rambling   and   totally  delightful monologue about a  great   many  things.   He  tells  humorous tales about his early  days as a journalist. He talks  about his first radio career as  host of This Country In The  Morning.   He   describes   the  traumas of doing live television  for three years on 90 Minutes *  Live,   and   how   the   image  makers tried to turn him into a  poor man's Johnny Carson. He  reflects  on  his  years  in  the  wilderness, following the demise  of his television show, when he  did a newspaper column and  wrote several books. And he  celebrates his triumphant return  to radio on Morningside - a  move that revitalized his career,  garnered   him   several   awards  and made him the most popular  broadcaster in Canada.  There is a laid-back, boyish  enthusiasm about Peter  Gzowski's approach to life, that  communicates as well in person  as it does on radio. He comes  across as a genuinely nice guy -a  very human being indeed. The  crowd loves him and Peter  Gzowski loves them right back.  He holds the stage for almost  two hours and there is seldom a  dull moment.  The Gzowski show ends to  heavy applause and we all troop  back to Green Court where  there is a wine and cheese party.  Sunday August 18. Last day  and an early start. Don  Williams, producer of The  Beachcombers, is giving a symposium on script writing at 9:30  and we don't want to miss it.  Don Williams is another tall  easygoing type with a relaxed,  straightforward manner. I have  known him vaguely for some  years. He is outlining exactly  what  it  takes  to  produce  a  saleable   script    for   The  Beachcombers. It is, Williams  warns, by no means as simple as  it looks. It is no longer a closed  shop, however. When Williams  took over the series, one of his  first moves was to break up the  "stable" of writers who had  hogged   most   of   the   script-  writing work for years. It has  resulted in much fresh input and  a more realistic approach to the  whole concept.  Williams confesses that his  pet obsession is with beginnings  and endings, particularly the  latter. He has seldom produced  a show with an ending that  totally satisfied him. Once  Williams did receive a script  with what he deemed a perfect  ending. The problem was that  the rest of it was seriously flawed. Williams assigned a couple  of other writers to work with  the author - to no avail. They  were unable to resolve the difficulties. Finally, in desperation,  Williams took  a crack  at it  himself. He couldn't make it  work either and reluctantly  abandoned the whole idea. "It  is still the best ending I've ever  seen," he says wryly.  The scripts Williams buys for  each year's 20 episode season  divide into three categories. Ten  are action/adventure; 5 are  melodramas and 5 are comedies. He cites the last group as  being by far, the hardest to  write.  Undoubtedly the most offbeat and controversial script  Williams ever produced during  his tenure was How Long Does  A Butterfly Live? by my old  friend, Bob Hunter. I was in  touch with Hunter at the time  he wrote this one and he is still  amazed that Williams, ever  bought it. Butterfly violates all  the rules. It deals with guilt and  death - hardly the usual light-  hearted Beachcomber fare.  "Every one thought I was  crazy," Williams admits, " but  I took a gamble and the show  went over very well."  Many people, in the audience  are scribbling in scratch pads.  They all want a piece of the  CBC action. Maybe no one in  the place will ever succeed in  selling a script to Williams but a  good number of them are obviously going to try. And  Williams has certainly laid out  the ground rules plain and simple.  Don Williams ends his  highly-informative talk by running a typical Beachcombers  episode. It is a "soft" segment,  longer on plot and characterization than jet-boat action, and  deals with a phoney psychic and  her partner who bilk the scheming but gullible Relic.  The last speaker of the  Festival is cooking writer,  James Barber, more commonly  known in recent years as "The  Mushroom Man". I have a  peripheral acquaintance with  Barber from the Vancouver  magazine circuit and we exchange pleasantries.  Barber, familiar to most of  the audience from his television  appearances, is a rumpled,  ebullient man with a puckish  sense of humour. He acquits  himself well at the podium, trotting out amusing anecdotes like  the skilled raconteur he is.  Barber was a successful businessman until a serious accident  hospitalized him for a year and  prodded him into journalism.  Appropriately enough, James  Barber's talk segues directly into a buffet lunch, prepared by  the tireless ladies of the Writer's  Forge. The food is delicious  and, in deference to Barber, is  themed mostly around  mushrooms.  Following the meal, Yvonne  and myself are conscripted to  judge the haiku and limerick  contests, a task we performed  the previous year. There are  some witty entries but we finally  weed out three in each category.  I am in the process of reading  the winners on the stage when  James Barber, on the way to  catch a plane suddenly rushes  up and gives me a peck on the  cheek. Barber, a demonstrative  man, is known for this sort of  thing. I assure the crowd that  we are just friends.  Shortly after this, Yvonne  and I take our leave. I don't  want to meet any more writers  for at least a day or two.  Literary overkill.  Now, in retrospect, I would  like to personally thank Betty  Keller and the Writers' Forge  for making the whole thing  possible. May the tradition continue. It was a wonderful wordy  weekend.  t��-<L^m.��^<ii*'Li--i'-^^'L^rCTr  Quote of the Week  Thai which the Lord hath ordained as  the sovereign remedy and mightiest instrument for the healing of all the world is  Ihe union of all its peoples in one universal cause, one common Faith.  Baha'i Writings  t\ -V* -*\1tl-���--.W  _-4  smiw  ��� Fruit Trees ���  * Kiwi Fruit ���  Fawn Rd. 885-2760  Open 7 Days A Week  9:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.  20%OFF  Regular Price  Pyracantha  Ornamental Trees  Gfflfi^fflffi:  MtttXttM.ttXttMSi  ENDS TUE.  ___5u^ft  (gSrufti)  ,, Warning:  Occasional very coarse  and suggestive  language and nudity  CHEVY CHASE  b.c.f.co.  WED.. THUR.,  FRI.- 28, 30, AT 8  SAT., 31 AT 7 P.M.  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LADIES' DOOR PRIZE Thurs. night only  ~�� Dress Code        ��� NoTCovcr Charge ��� Mon. - Wed.      886-3336 Coast News, August 26,1985  13,  W^WW^&^0^rWrM  CARL MONTGOMERY  LOUISE LEROUX  Art Centre concert  set for Sunday  There will be a chance to hear  two fine young musicians on  Sunday September 1 at the Arts  Centre, Sechelt, starting at 8:00  p.m.  Soprano, Louise Leroux will  be accompanied by pianist, Carl  Montgomery, who is from  Sechelt. Louise Leroux has been  studying voice for four years at  the Victoria Conservatory of  Music where she has sung many  roles in the Opera Workshop.  This past year she was a finalist  in the Victoria Music Festival  Rosebowl Competition.  Carl had his first piano  lessons with Sydney Redman in  Sechelt and from there went on  to obtain a Bachelor of Music  degree from UBC. For the past  r  two years he has been at the  Victoria Conservatory of Music  studying piano with Winifred  Scott Wood.  The program will include  songs by Schubert, Mozart,  Bizet, Dvorak and Barber, as  well as numbers by Gershwin,  Jerome Kern and Leonard  Bernstein.  Admission will be by donation (suggested at $2), although  anyone who wishes to attend  but lacks the means will be  equally welcome. Refreshments  will be served during the intermission. This promises to be a  varied recital by two talented  young artists who will doubtless  enjoy the opportunity to entertain.  Pronto's Steak, Pizza and  Spaghetti House is tucked comfortably behind the Cedars Inn  in the Cedars Plaza across  Highway 101 from Sunnycrest  Mall in Gibsons. Whether for  dinner or lunch, alone or in  large groups, clients of Pronto's  find a charming, pleasantly appointed dining space where the  service is unobtrusive but unfailingly friendly and helpful.  The luncheon menu is among  the most reasonably priced on  the coast with an adequate  selection of luncheon specials.  During a recent visit my companion ordered the lasagna lunch  special and pronounced herself  more than satisfied. I was particularly hungry that day and  availed myself of the opportunity to order from the regular dinner menu. The New York steak  I enjoyed was exquisitely cooked and tastefully presented on a  bed of Pronto's wonderful rice.  More recently we ate a late  dinner at Pronto's after a busy  day. Within moments of being  seated and ordering we were enjoying a savoury and piping hot  bowl of mushroom soup, selected from a choice of appetizers which included  scallops, Greek, Ceasar and  green salads, escargots and  French onion soup.  There is a full and friendly  assortment of beverages on the  wine list. On this occasion we  contented ourselves with a bottle of the house red wine, a very  acceptable and modestly priced  Toscano.  For our main course I went to  the top of the menu for a very  generous portion of sirloin steak  and lobster (for less than $15),  while my companion waxed  lyrical in praise of the special of  the day, a most generous cut of  pork tenderloin which, like my  steak and lobster, was served  with a scrumptious baked  potato and finely cooked carrots.  We finished off a splendid  meal with some exquisite  cheesecake, washed down with  constantly replenished cups of  coffee. Cappuccino and  espresso are available. The  whole enjoyable outing cost us  less than $40.  Pronto's provides a balanced  and varied menu and in many  visits we have found the food to  be of uniform high standard in  both taste and presentation.  Happy family groups can frequently be seen dining out and  children's portions are available  in lasagna, spaghetti and pork  chops. There is a separate dining area for large groups and  again it is possible for quite  large groups to dine generously  without stinting and have one  member pick up the tab without  flinching or mortgaging the old  homestead.  From the thirty varieties of  pizza, (including vegetarian), to  the home-made fettucini and  the barbecue chicken and  souvlaki to the seafood and  meat dishes at the top of the  menu, Pronto's give good value  and fine fare and is a most  friendly place to lunch or dine.  CHINESE    CUISINE  Golden City - Wharf Rd., Sechelt  -885-2511. Open 11:30 -9:30 Wed-Mon.  100 seats. V., M.C. Western and  Chinese cuisine served. Special Cantonese dishes include Hot Pots, Sizzling  Plates and more combination dinners  for one from $5.75. Family dinner combinations available. Hot Chinese  Smorgasbordevery Sunday from 5 p.m.  - 8 p.m., $6.50 per person. All menu  items available for take out. Average  family dinner for four $20-$25.  Jade Palace - Seaview Place, Hwy  101 Gibsons - 886-2433. Open for lunch  Wed-Sat; dinner every night. 90 seats.  V., MC. Authentic Chinese and Western  food served. Chinese smorgasbord every  Saturday and Sunday nights, $6.95 per  person. All menu items available for  take out. Air conditioned. Average  family dinner for four $20-$25.  Pender  Harbour   Restaurant  -Madeira Park - 883-2413. Open 11:30  a.m.-9 p.m. Mon-Thurs; 11:30  a.m.-ll p.m. Fri-Sat; 4 p.m.-9 p.m.  Sun. 40 seats. V., M.C. Canadian and  Chinese food. Western selections include sandwiches, hamburgers, steaks  and chops. Chinese selection include  fried rice, spare ribs, chop suey, chow  mein, foo yong and combination  meals. All items available for take out.  Average family dinner for four $20.  Seaview Gardens - 1556 Marine  Drive, Gibsons Landing -886-9219.  Open 11:30-9 p.m. Tucs-Thurs; 11:30  a.m. - 9 p.m. Fri-Sat; 11:30 a.m. - 9  p.m. Sun. 48 seats, In dining room, 20  seats on the deck. With a beautiful harbour view, the Seaview Gardens serves  Occidental and Oriental food. Western  menu features hamburgers, fish & chips,  steaks and fried chicken. Chinese menu  features combination dinners, chow  mein, Hot Pots, fried rice and family  dinners. House specialties include  Prawns in Lobster Sauce, Gong Bo Guy  Ding, Lychees Chicken and BBQ Duck.  All items available to go. Average family  dinner for four $25.  Tondi is the title of the exhibition of Kevin McEvoy's  lithographs and drawings at the  Arts   Centre,   Sechelt.  There is something for  everyone here; from the realistic  and humourous drawings of  birds and cats to the semi-  abstracts of rock faces and canyons; from the sentimental affection of a work such as  Winter Mst Unveils to the  dramatic interpretations of  Tolkein's legends as in Bridge  of Khazadum.  Accompanying Kevin  McEvoy's show is a stunning  display of pottery by Robert  Shoizaki. Consisting of  porcelain, stoneware and raku  pieces, and using glazes that  range from rich browns and  reds to pearly pinks with gold  and lustre, Shiozaki's work will  dazzle not only the ordinary  viewer but visiting potters. Incidentally, Shoizaki's work can  usually be seen at the Shadow  Baux Gallery on Cowrie Street  in Sechelt, the Gallery which  represents him on the Coast.  The McEvoy and Shiozaki  exhibition is on until September  8. Also don't forget that Kevin  McEvoy will be giving a free  demonstration of the  lithography process at the Arts  Centre on Wednesday, August  28 at 7 p.m.  Channel Ten  Thursday, August 29  7 p.m.  1. Capilano College Open  House. April Struthers talks  with faculty and staff at  Capilano College.  2. Lucky the Seagull Show,  with Lucky's guest Patricia  Hammond.  3. Golf! Freeman Reynolds  hosts a tour of the Sunshine  Coast Golf and Country Club.  The tour covers final round play  of the Sea Cavalcade Tournament.  4. Why Recycle?? Produced  in co-operation with the Sunshine Coast Regional District  Recycling Committee, this show  deals with the recycling program soon to start in the SCRD  5. Crimestoppers ��� Crime of  the Week.  Same Day Service  We have  film, movie film, video tapes,  full out lab service, and  after hours drop-off  WEBBER  886-2947  1  Hour  Photo  Gower Point Rd. Gibsons  Near the Omega Restaurant  PHOTO  Metropolitan Life is  delighted to announce the  appointment of Douglas  Burke as a Sales  Representative in the  Vancouver Branch.  Mr. Burke joins a team  of trained life insurance  experts who are thoroughly;1  knowledgeable about every  phase of life insurance  planning.  For information, without  obligation, about  mortgage, life, employee   '���  benefit plans or annuities,  call  Mr. Burke  Arbutus Drive  Sechelt, B.C.  Phone: 885-2887  Metropolitan  Insurance I Companies  Metropolitan Really  Stands By You.  U  Sunshine Coast  DINING DIRECTORY  V.-Visa; M.C.-Master Card;  A.E.-American Express; E.R.-En Route  FA MIL Y    DINING  NIGHT    ON     THE    TOWN  Andy's Restaurant - Hwy 101,  Upper Gibsons - 886-3388. Open 11  a.m. - 10:30 p.m. Mon-Wed; 11 a.m.  -11 p.m. Thurs-Sat; 11 a.m. - 10 p.m.  Sun. 130 seats. V., M.C. Located in  the village of Gibsons kittycorner  from Sunnycrest Mall, Andy's offers a  variety of popular meals in air conditioned comfort. A place to sit back  and relax. Wide lunch selection with  daily specials. Menu features steak,  pizza, seafood, pasta. House  specialties include veal dishes and  steaks. Children's portions available  for most dishes. Reservations recommended on weekends. Average meal  for two $15-$20. .        .  t  Cafe Pierrot - Teredo St. Sechelt  -885-9962. Open from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.  Mon-Sat; 5:30 p.m. - 11 p.m. Thurs-  Sat. 43 seats. V., M.C. Located in  Sechelt's Teredo Square, Cafe Pierrot  features light meals and a selection of  teas and coffees in a cheery well-lit  Westcoast atmosphere. Lunches include sandwiches, burgers, salads and  quiches. Dinner includes seafood,  pasta, quiche and meat entrees. Leg of  Lamb Provencale a house specialty.  Espresso, Capuccino and plenty of  parking. Average meal for two $20.  Casa Martinez Restaurant - Sunshine Coast Hwy., Davis Bay - 885-2911.  Open 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. daily, 5 p.m. - 10  p.m. nightly. 80 seats. V., M.C. A.E.  Lovely view and warm intimate atmosphere. Lunch menu features sandwiches, egg dishes, burgers. Dinner  selections include pasta, seafood,  chicken and steaks. All dinner entrees  served with fresh vegetables and  choice of potato. Paella the house  specialty-minimum order for two.  Chicken feast Sunday nights includes  bread, salads, potatoes, vegetables,  choice of dessert and all the chicken  you can eat for only $6.95. Average  dinner for two $25. Reservations on  weekends.  Creek House - Lower Road, Roberts  Creek - 885-9321. Open Wed-Sun 11  a.m. - 2 p.m., 6 p.m. - 10 p.m. 40 seats.  V., M.C. Intimate dining and fine  cuisine are the hallmarks of Creek  House. The atmosphere is sophisticated  yet casual. Lunches include sandwiches,  crepes, pasta, poultry and seafood. Dinners include crepes, pasta and meat entrees. Evening specialties include  Tournedos Bourdelaise, Lobster a la  Diable and Confit de Canard a l'Ar-  magnac. Average meal for two $30.  Reservations a must on weekends.  Garden Bay Restaurant -Garden  Bay -883-9919. Open from 6 p.m. Mon-  Fri, from 5 p.m. Sat-Sun. 68 seats. V.,  M.C. Part of the Garden Bay Hotel, the  Garden Bay Restaurant has a fabulous  waterside view of Garden Bay and  Pender Harbour. Menu includes  seafood, meat and poultry entrees.  Schnitzel, prime rib and fresh seafood  are the house specialties. Famous for  their generous portions, entrees also  come with salad, vegetables and rice or  potato. Dinner specials Sunday evenings. Average meal for two $25.  Gypsy  Gourmet International  Restaurant - 1500 Marine Dr., Gibsons Landing - 886-8632. Open 7 a.m.  -10 p.m. Sun-Thurs; 7 a.m. -10:30 p.m.  Fri-Sat. 100 seats. V., M.C. Open for  breakfast, lunch and dinner, the Gypsy's  casual atmosphere and balanced menu  makes it an interesting dining destination. Lunch selections include hamburgers, seafood, sandwiches and more.  Dinners include seafood, schnitzels,  chicken and steaks. Fresh seafood is the  house specialty. Selection varies with  what is freshly available. Outdoor dining  on the deck. Average meal for two $15  -$25.  Lord Jim's Resort Hotel - oie's  Cove Rd., Halfmoon Bay - 885-7038.  Open from 8 a.m. daily. 120 seats. V.,  M.C, A.E. Lord Jim's serves breakfast,  lunch and dinner in a very comfortable  setting. The atmosphere of rustic  warmth and hospitality is enhanced by  the breathtaking view. Lunch selections  include sandwiches, salads and hamburgers. Prices start at $4.25. Full selection of dinner entrees including steak  and seafood. Paella and Duck a  I'Orange the house specialties. Dinner  seating starts at 6 p.m. nightly and reservations are strongly recommended.  Average dinner for two $30.  The Omega Pizza Steak and  Lobster House 1538 Gower Pt. Rd.,  Gibsons Landing -886^2268. Open from  4 p.m. - 11 p.m. Sun-Thurs; 4 p.m.  -midnight Fri-Sat. 145 seats. V., M.C.  With a perfect view of Gibsons marina,  and a good time atmosphere. The  Omega is a people-watcher's paradise.  Cast members of "The Beachcombers"  can usually be found dining here. Menu  includes pizza, pasta, steaks and  seafood. Steaks and seafood are the  main attractions. Banquet facilities  available. Special children's menu.  Average dinner for two $20. Reservations recommended.  Parthenon Theatre Restaurant  -The Boulevard, Sechelt - 885-9769.  Open 11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Mon-Tues;  11:30 q.m. - 2:30 p.m. Wed; 11:30 a.m. -  9:30 p.m. Thurs; 11:30 a.m. - 10 p.m.  Fri; 4 p.m. -10 p.m. Sat; 4 p.m. - 9 p.m.  Sun. 100 seats. V., M.C, A.E. Lovely  view of Trail Bay and a variety of  popular menu selections. Lunches include sandwiches, quiche, hamburgers,  lo-cal plate. Dinners include seafood,  ribs, salads, steaks, chicken and veal.  Steak, seafood and pasta the main attractions. Full pizza menu for dine in or  take out. Average dinner for two $30.  Reservations on weekends.  Pebbles Restaurant - Trail Ave.,  Sechelt - 885-5811. Open 7 a.m. - 9 p.m.  Mon-Thurs; 7 a.m. -9:30 p.m. Fri-Sat; 9  a.m. - 9 p.m. Sunday. 62 seats. V.,  M.C, A.E. Open for breakfast, lunch,  dinner and Sunday Brunch. Lunches  begin at $4.25 and selections include  sandwiches, burgers and daily specials.  Famous for halibut and chips. Dinners  include meat, poultry, seafood and  more. Rack of Lamb and chicken or  veal Cordon Bleu are house specialties.  Brunch features omelettes, full  breakfasts, Shrimp Pebbles and Eggs  Driftwood. Average dinner for two  $25-$30. Beautiful view of Trail Bay and  across to Nanaimo. Reservations a good  idea.  Pronto's   Steak,   Pizza   and  Spaghetti House - Hwy lOl, Gibsons - 886-8138. Open 11:30 a.m. -11:30  p.m. Mon-Thurs; 11:30 a.m. - 12:30  p.m. Fri-Sat; 4 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. Sun.  130 seats. V., M.C. Located in the  Cedar Plaza in Gibsons, Pronto's serves  an extensive variety of pizza, steak,  pasta, lasagna and ribs in a delightful  family atmosphere. Lunch choices include sandwiches, pasta, burgers and  daily specials Mon-Fri. Dinner selections  include steak, pizza, ribs and souvlaki.  Steak and lasagna the house specialty.  Children's menu available. All dinner  entrees served with salad and garlic  bread. Average family meal for four  $15-$20.  Ilie Wharf Restaurant - Davis Bay  -885-7285. Open from 7 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.  Mon-Sat, 8 a.m. - 2:30 Sunday. Dinner  from 5 p.m. nightly. 66 seats inside, 40  seats patio, 40 seat meeting room. V.,  M.C, A.E., Access, J.C.B., E.R. The  beautiful Wharf dining room has real  West Coast ambiance and a striking  view of Davis Bay. Lunch offerings include sandwich platters, entrees and  salads. Dinners include steaks, poultry,  schnitzel, rack of Iamb and live atlantic  lobster offered nightly. Children's portions available on many selections. Sunday Brunch features egg dishes, omelettes, pancakes and more. Reservations  recommended on weekends. Banquet  facilities available. Average dinner for  two $25-$30.  AVERAGE  MEAL  DO NOT INCLUDE  Come Home Cafe - Marine Drive,  Gibsons - 886-2831. Open 5:30 a.m. - 3  p.m. Tues-Sun. 28 seats. Famous  throughout the Coast for their enormous  breakfasts which are served all day.  Bacon and eggs, omelettes and giant  deluxe burgers are the house specialties.  Fritz Family Restaurant - Earls  Cove -883-9412. Open 7:30 a.m. - 10:30  p.m. daily (summer), 9:30 a.m. - 8:30  p.m. daily (winter). 60 seats. Breakfast,  lunch and dinner are served daily in a  rustic country cabin atmosphere. Full  selections of quick foods for those in  ferry line up and lots of good home  cooking for those with time on their  hands. Fresh caught local seafood the  house specialty. Homemade pies and  soups. Average family dinner for four  $20.-  The Homestead - Hwy 101, Wilson  . Creek - 885-2933. Open 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.  daily. 40 seats inside, 30 seat patio. V.,  M.C. Open for breakfast, lunch and  dinner. Daily lunch and dinner specials  as well as regular entrees. Lunches include sandwiches, hamburgers, pyrogies  and salads. Dinner selections include  steaks, chicken and seafood. Prime Rib  and 15-item salad bar are the house  specialty on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights. Average family meal for four  $25-$30.  Ruby Lake Resort - Sunshine Coast  Hwy, Pender Harbour -883-2269. Open  7 days a week 7 a.m. - 9 p.m. 54 seats.  Breakfast, lunch and dinner served daily  in Ruby Lake's post and beam dining  room. Lovely view of lake and good  highway access for vehicles of all sizes.  Breakfast served all day. Lunch prices  begin at $2.50, dinners from $5.50 including salad bar. SmorgasbordSunday  Nights includes 12 salads, three hot meat  dishes and two desserts, $10.95 for  adults, $5.50 for children under 12. Tiny  tots free. A great family outing destination. Average family dinner for four  $20-$25.  Sea Galley - Pender Harbour Hotel,  Sunshine Coast Hwy, Pender Harbour  -883-9019. Open - 46 seats. V., M.C.  Serving lunch and dinner with a lofty  view of the Pender Harbour area. Lunch  selections include sandwiches, hamburgers, hot dogs, fish and chips and  eggs benedict. Dinner prices start at  $7.50. Entrees include veal, steaks,  chicken and fresh local seafood. All dinners include salad, garlic bread, potato  or rice. Sunday brunch buffet, $4.95 includes scrambled eggs, bacon, sausages,  fresh fruit salad and home baked muffins. Average family dinner for four  $25-$30.  Sechelt Inn - Wharf Rd., Sechelt  -885-9344. Open 6 a.m. - 7 p.m. Mon-  Thurs; 6 a.m. - 3 p.m. Fri; 7 a.m. - 3  p.m. Sat; 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Sun. Fri  smorgasbord from 5 p.m. 58 seats. V.,  M.C. Open for breakfast and lunch daily and evening smorgasbord Friday and  Saturday. Smorgasbord features up to  19 items, selections vary, $8.95 for  adults, $3.95 children 10 & under, all  you can eat. Breakfast prices start at  $3.45 - Sunshine Breakfast plate $4.95.  Lunches and dinners include steaks,  chops, seafood and salads. Smorgasbord  features up to 19 items with Prime Rib  every Friday night -$8.95 for adults and  $3.95 for children 10 & under. All you  :an eat. Average family dinner for four  $25.  Sunnycrest Restaurant - Sunnycrest Shopping Plaza, Gibsons  -886-9661. Open 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. Mon-  Thurs; 7 a.m. - 8 p.m. Fri; 8 a.m. - 7  p.m. Sat. Open for breakfast, lunch and  dinner. Menu features sandwiches, hamburgers and fish and chips. Average  family dinner for four $10-$ 15.  Sundowner Inn - Garden Bay  -883-9676. Open from 8 a.m. - 9 p.m. 90  seats. V. The stately old building  overlooking Hospital Bay was the  historical St. Mary's Anglican Mission  Hospital (built 1929), converted now to  a unique resort hotel. Licensed dining  and banquet rooms. Lunch and dinner  are served daily in two dining areas, (one  non-smoking, one smoking). General  breakfasts. Lunches include sandwiches,  fish, chicken, meat burgers. Dinner entrees feature steak, seafood and pasta.  Bed & Breakfast, $35 and up per couple.  Average family dinner for four $30.  PRICES QUOTED  LIQUOR PURCHASES.  Village Restaurant - cowrie st.y 5  Sechelt - 885-9811. Open 7 a.m. - 8 p.m  daily. 85 seats. V., M.C. Large all day  menu   features   good   selection   ot  breakfasts,    lunches   and   dinners.  Breakfast prices start at $2.15 and selections include the Village Special-$4.75.  Lunch choices include sandwiches, hamburgers and cold meat plates. Dinner en-->  trees  include  steak,  chops,   seafood,  pasta, veal cutlets. Steak and lasagna  very popular. Half orders available for*  children. Lunch specials Mon-Fri, dinner specials nightly. Average family dinner for four $25.  Ye   Olde   English   Doughnut  Shoppe -Cowrie St., Sechelt  -885-2616. Open 6 a.m. - 6 p.m. Mon-  Sat. 24 seats. V., MC. Fresh, baked-on-  the premises doughnuts and treats are  served with select teas and coffees in the  Doughnut Shoppe's tea room. House  specialties include English scones, apple  dumplings, cornish pasties, English  mincemeat muffins and croissant sandwiches $1.95. Many items available for  take out. Average family meal for four  $10.  DRIVE IN      TAKE OUT  Chicken Shack - Cowrie St., Sechelt  - 885-7414. Open 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. Sun-  Thurs, 11 a.m. - 10 p.m. Fri-Sat. Fried,  chicken, chicken burgers, chicken nuggets, fries, salads, onion rings, fresh  hamburgers. All prepared on the  premises, all to go.  Frances' Burgers - Madeira Park  -883-9655. Open 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily.  Fresh made hamburgers, fish and chips,  hot dogs and chicken and chips. Frances  Burger, the house specialty.  P. J.'s - Cowrie St. Sechelt. Hot dogs;*  European franks, drinks and ice cream  novelties all to go. Special event catering  available. !  Sechelt Fish Market - Cowrie St.;  Sechelt - 885-7410. Open 11 a.m. - 5:30  p.m. Take out seafood featuring fish,  and chips, prawns and chips, oysters and  chips, scallops and chips and the Sechelt  Special.  PUBS  Backeddy Pub - Egmont Marina  -883-2298. Open 11 a.m. -11 p.m. daily.  60 seats inside, 20 on the deck. V., M.C.  Live entertainment in the pub Thurs,  Fri, Sat nights.All day menu features  sandwiches, hamburgers, steaks and  desserts. Snacks include fresh steamed  local prawns, fish and chips made with  local fish. Bright comfortable atmosphere overlooking Egmont Narrows. Also includes a 16 seat family  cafe. Open 9 a.m. - 10 p.m.  Cedar's Inn - Cedar Plaza, Gibsons  -886-8171. Open 10 a.m. -midnight  Mon-Sat. 100 seats. V., M.C. Good pub  food and 4 daily specials. Lunch prices  start at $2.25. Saturday breakfast special  includes ham, bacon," fresh scrambled  eggs and three pancakes for only $2.25.  Live entertainment from 8 p.m. every,  night. Jam Session Saturday 2 p.m. - 4  p.m. Everyone welcome to come and  play or sit and listen.  Garden Bay Pub - Garden Bay  Hotel, Garden Bay - 883-2674. Open 11  a.m. - 1 a.m. Mon-Sat. 74 seats.  Beautiful view of Garden Bay and  Pender Harbour. Pub grub includes  sandwiches, burgers and daily specials.  Gilligans Pub - Teredo St., Sechelt  -8854148. Open 10 a.m. - midnight M  Mon-Sat. 65 seats. V. Lunch and dinner  are served daily in the Coast's newest  neighbourhood pub. Menu includes  sandwiches, hamburgers, chicken platters and daily specials.  Pender Harbour Hotel -Madeira  Park - 883-9013. Open noon - 1 a.m.  Mon-Sat. 82 seats. "The Roost"  features snacks, finger food and live  entertainment Friday and Saturday  nights. Doubles night Monday and  Wednesday.  Peninsula Motor Inn - Sunshine  Coast Hwy, Gibsons - 886-2804. Open  10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Mon-Thurs; 11 a.m. -  1 a.m. Fri-Sat. Pub food includes  breakfasts and lunches. Kitchen open  until 6 p.m. Exotic dancers. Live music  starting September 1.  1  0 14.  Coast News, August 26,1985  There was a much higher  level of play this year for the annual Elphinstone Tennis Tournament. Players from Vancouver and Powell River made  things tough for our local  players.  In Men's A Singles, Bob  Burnett of Powell River  defeated defending champion  Robbie Jonas 6-3, 6-3 in a fast  exciting match.  Burnett and partner Nancy  Stigings combined in the A Mixed Doubles to narrowly defeat  Brian and Leah Bennett 7-6,  7-6.  The Men's A Doubles saw a  repeat of least year's final with  Robbie Jonas and Brian Bennett defeating Eric and Dan  Cardinall.  Ladies' A Doubles was won  by Bonnie Bennett and Shawn  Cardinall over Marylin Kurp  and Greta Guzek 6-4, 6-1.  The Ladies' A Singles saw  two top ranked B.C. junior  players battle for the title.  Leah Bennett, number one  ranked under 16 player in B.C.  overpowered Gail Mclsaac to  defend her title 6-2, 6-1.  Results of the "B" division  are as follows: Men's B Singles  -Mike Busnarda defeated Jason  Weir; Ladies' B Singles - Val  McCourt defeated Ziga Smart;  Men's Doubles - Saj Joseph and  Charles Ho defeated Ted Lever  and Bill Henderson; Mixed  Doubles - Bill Henderson and  Shawn Cardinall defeated  Harvey McCrackan and Val  McCourt.  Rugby  The Gibsons Rugby Club will  be training for the 85-86 season  on Thursdays at 6:30 p.m.  Practices will be held at the  Elphinstone field and all players  are reminded to bring jogging  footwear.  This is the club's 13th season  and it is hoped it will be a great  one for both the third and  fourth division sides.  <_  Bowling Season Starts Sept  Ladies Coffee Leagues  Tues. A.M. 9:30  Wed. A.M. 9:30  Wed. P.M. 1:00  Nite Mixed Leagues  Golden Age Leagues  Tues. P.M. 1:30  Fri. P.M. 1:30  Registration $2.50  Youth Bowling Council (Y.B.C.)  Starts Sat. Sept. 7  Bantams A.M. 9:30 or 11:00  Jrs.-Srs. P.M. 1:00  Registration $3  Information Please  Phone 886-2086  by Alec Warner  The long and short of it take a ride down a pleasant country lane.  ���Dianne Evans photo  S.C. Golf and Country Club  Connie Grant in lead  over your 52 of a few weeks  ago!); second low gross, Paul  Smith, 38. First low net, Barry  Reeves, 30Vi; second low net,  Don Stewart, 32. The special  birdie hidden hole winner was  Ted Kurluk. Next week, August  28, there will be special K.P.'s  and the hidden hole birdie.  A par points round was  played by 68 seniors on Thursday, August 22, with the team  of Walt McMillan, Fred Moore,  Bill Lawrence, and Phil Clarke,  taking first place. Second, Jack  Anderson, Jack Hendy, Bob  Scott, and Jim Richmond.  Third, Bill Sneddon, Wilf For-  shner, Larry Farr, and Bill Cor-  mack. Dave Doig won closest to  the hole honors on the 8th.  Don't miss the Celebration  Dance at the clubhouse on  Saturday^ August 31 .The house  committee is arranging another  of their very enjoyable evenings.  The popular "Good Times  Trio" will be providing the  dance music and entertainment.  Tickets at $5 each are available  in the Pro Shop.  4  The first day of the Ladies  Club Championship held on  Tuesday, August 20, saw Connie Grant leading with an 87,  followed by Virginia Douglas  with a 91. The two final rounds  will be played on August 27 and  28. The flight winners for the  first day were as follows; first  flight with a net 67, Barbara  Mercer; second flight with a net  66, Jean Stock; and third flight  with a net 72, Bev Taber.  The Sunshine Coast ladies  visited Powell River for a return  inter-club match and they were  beaten by a small margin.  The results of the Ladies  Niners round on August 20  resulted in Isobel Draper winning first low net, Hazel Earle  winning second . low net. and  Isobel Cowley with low putts.  The Mixed Twilighters played  a 4 Ball Scramble on Monday,  August 19, with the team of  Eleanor Thompson, Bill  McKinnon, and Herb Receveur  taking first low net 1944. In second place with a net 20Vi, the  team of Marie Leask, Phil  Clarke, Dawn Bayford, and  Dick Thompson. First in low  putts, 12, the team of Isobel  Cowley, Elsie Cupit, Bridget  Reiche, and Wilf Nestman, and  second with 13 putts, Lila  Chambers, Ed Matthews, Nan  McFarlane, and Walt Falafer.  The Men's Twilight Group of  August 21 played golf and then  enjoyed a steak barbeque dinner  with all the trimmings. The golf  results were as follows; first low  gross of one under par 33, Brian  Leckie,   (a   big   improvement  Hockey  ATTENTION    PEE    WEE  REPS  Any boy interested in playing  Pee Wee Rep B is invited to the  dryland training program. This  will be a weekly event starting  September 8 at 2 p.m. at the  West Sechelt Elementary  School.  The coaches, Mike Dusenbury and Denis Munson, and  the manager Bill Endert are  planning for an exciting year.  Plans are also underway for  Atom and Bantam All Star  teams.  Ill  THE WEIGHT ROOM  & FITNESS CENTRE  Fitness  Mon.          Tues.  Wed.  Thurs.  Fri.  Sat.  |   6:00  l_C-  ^gF Workout  ^  C* Workout  [  9:15  Workout  Level 1  Workout  Level 1  Workout  |7u:15  Special Fit  Special Fit  110:30  Workout  4:30  Workout  Workout  5:30  Level 1  Level 1  I   6:30  Workout  Workout  ���aV-  7:30  Special Fit  ^���Big&  ~       Bold  Special Fit  x^- Big &  ^       Bold  WORKOUT  HIGH ENERGY! EMPHASISES AEROBIC CONDITIONING  WITH A STRENGTH AND STRETCH COMPONENT.  LEVEL 1- No Bouncing or Running  A GREAT PLACE TO START OR A PERFECT PLACE TO  STAY FOR THOSE WHO WANT A MODERATE CLASS.  BIG AND BOLD/^  A SPECIALIZED PROGRAM' l=dR THOSE WHO ARE  20 LBS. OR MORE OVERWEIGHT.  Start Living more Fully and Actively Now!  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We'll showcase  a sparkling array of excitinj,' innovations conceived  and developed rij,'ht here in B.C'.. Innovations that  place us on the leadingcd^'c of world rechnolof.'y.  The spotlight will he on areas as new and  unexpected as sub-sea technoloj.'Y, remote satellite  sensing, micro-technology, as well as resource development expertise and marine transportation design.  Just as importantly, we'll present these success  (tower jSibsoiisi)  s^V^f  TlMETD SHINE  SJUMBIA  PAVILION  EXPO 86  stories in a manner distinctly our own.  The structure itself, a brilliant j^lass landmark,  is a product ot our design, engineering and construction skills.  Inside, everything from the unic|ue 'Walk in  the Forest' at the entrance, to the 'Trees ot Discovery' will oticr a true reflection ot B.C "!s ingenuity  and resourcefulness.  The British C'olumbia Pavilion represents a rare  opportunity ro build on our successes and better  secure a bright future for us all. It's our time to shine.  Tlu-1 liinniir.iMi' I lull Phillips, Minisur RispmisiHc. Coast News, August 26,1985  15.  Channel 10's Steve Sleep and his crew are shown video taping an interview with Capilano College's  Chairman of the Board, Hilda Rizun during the college's open house last Tuesday. The program will be  shown on August 29at 7 p.m. _Bnd ^^ photo  Bill Schermbrucker, writer  and instructor for Capilano  College is giving a credit drama  course at the Sechelt campus  starting September 5.  Schermbrucker, who recently  read his own works at the Arts  Centre will teach English 106.  The format for the course is  lecture/discussion. There will be  a guest lecture by the author of  one of the modern plays to be  studied. Students will write  three critical essays over the 14  weeks of the course.  The course carries three  credits transferable to provincial  universities. Course fees are  $84.50 and there are several  texts required. Pre-requisites  will be to write an English  Placement Test. Registration is  open now and people should  pre-register as the first class  starts Thursday, September 5 at  6 p.m.  Please call 885-9310 for morej  information or drop in to see us1  between 12:30 and 7 p.m. Monday to Friday. y  Attention Chinook/Esso Swimmers:  Parent/Executive meeting Wed., Sept. 4 *85. Back room of  the Omega Rest, (lower Gibsons), 7 p.m. Compliments of  Tarry Giannakos.  Many thanks to Ken and Jane Sorko for your hospitality  throughout the summer.  From the Swim Club. D- Cross  885-3473  Riding Club winners named  On August 18 the Timber  Trails Riding Club held their  third horse show of the season.  The following are the first place  winners:  1. Showmanship 18 and under  -Gail Edmond and Sindaira.  2. Showmanship 19 and over  -Caron Hayward and Doc's  Stevedore  3. Open Halter - Caron  Hayward and Doc's Stevedore.  4. Trail Class - Julie Clark and  Texas Ed.  5. Western Pleasure Stake - Colleen Horvath and Who's Colonel.  6. Western Horesmanship  -Caron Hayward and Doc's  Stevedore.  7. Bare Back Equitation  -Catharine Stewart and Gem.  8. Barrel Race - Colleen Horvath and Who's Colonel.  9. Flag Race - Colleen Horvath  and Who's Colonel.  Plans and preparations are  now being made for the upcoming season. Early registration  will enable the coaches to  organize the teams so that  games can start before the end  of September. The season will  be shorter this year and it is  hoped tht most teams will have  a "by" every three or four  weeks.  aThe six, seven and eight year  olds will be playing Mini Soccer, with small goals using half  the field. The nine to 13 year  olds play regular soccer on standard. Divisions are made in  every age category with the  number of teams depending on  the total registration.  A bulletin will be sent home  during the first week of school.  Registration will be at the Gibsons and Sechelt malls on Saturday September 7 from 10 a.m.  to 2 p.m. Owing to the success  of last years fund raising raffle,  the registration fee remains only  $10.  If anyone is interested in  becoming a Youth Soccer  coach, please contact Jenny or  Bill Sluis at 886-9277.  Bike trek  The British Columbia Lung  Association is sponsoring a 100  km Bicycle Trek in September,  and local riders John Shaske  and Joris van Swieten are ready  to accept pledges from those  who wish to support this worthy  cause.  Riders will gather together at  the Tsawwassen ferry terminal  and then cycle the 100 km  course through the Gulf Islands  over three days, September 21,  22 and 23. Anyone who would  like to take part can get more information by calling John at  886-3365.  Pledge forms are currently  available at Howe Sound Pharmacy, and will also be available  from Joris at Elphinstone high  school after school begins. The  deadline for receiving pledges is  September 9.  FOUND  A small wheel on an axel has  been found on the corner of  Wharf Road and the  Boulevard, in Sechelt. If you  think it belongs to you please  call 885-2593.  WANTED  Used Furniture  and What Have You  FUiHITURE  We buy Beer Bottles  886-2812  10. Run and Lead - Colleen  Horvath and Who's Colonel.  11. Boot Race - Colleen Horvath and Who's Colonel.  12. Walk and Trot - Tina  Wilson and Peppermint Patty.  13. English Pleasure Stake -Lisa  Torvick and Nureyev.  14. English Equitation 13 and  under - Meaghan Marion and  Peppermint Patty.  15. English Equitation 14-18  -Sonya Reiche and Brother  Love.  16. English Equitation Sr.  -Leslie White and Classic Heat.  17. Suitable for Dressage - Lisa  Williams and Fadjimo.  18. Hunter Under Saddle - Lisa  Torvick and Nureyev.  19. Hunter Hack - Lisa Torvick  and Nureyev.  20. Warm-up  Hunter -  Jade  Boragno and Pumpernickie  Sage.  21. Hunt Seat and Hands -Jade  Boragno and Pumpernickie  Sage.  22. Hunter Over Fences - Sonya  Reiche and Brother Love.  23. Open Jumper Stake - Jade  Boragno and Pumpernickie  Sage.  24. Accumulator Jumper - Pam  Custance and Chance.  High Point Awards in the  Western class went to:  13   and   under   -   Catharine  Stewart and Gem.  Reserve - Amanda Hopkins and  Who's Who.  14-18 - Shari Gurney and Joker.  Senior - Colleen Horvath and  Who's Colonel.  Reserve - Caron Hayward and  Doc's Stevedore.  the  High Point Awards in  English class went to:  13 and under - Jade Boragno  and Pumpernickie Sage.  Reserve - Sarah Puchalski and  Buffalo Bill.  14-18   -   Sonya   Reiche   and  Brother Love  Reserve - Christine Qually and  Machanna.  COAST   O  TRACTOR  INDUSTRIAL &  FORESTRY EQUIPMENT  Coquitlam, B.C.  toll free 112-800-242-1988  Sales  Representatives  Archie Morrison  Res. 939-4230  Ian Davies  Res. 941-3245  Lisa   Torvick   and  Pam Custance and  Senior   -  Nureyev.  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ExpOasis meeting  All coast residents are invited to join the next meeting of  the ExpOasis Committee, to be held Tuesday, August 27  (tomarrow) at 7 p.m. in the Sunshine Coast Regional District  board room, on the main floor of the Royal Terraces, Wharf  Rd. and Teredo St., Sechelt. New members will be welcomed  by all the sub-committees.  J  Elphinstone District Girl Guides of Canada Registration for  Brownies, Guides & Pathfinders, September 9, 1985 at 6:30  p.m., United Church Hall, lower Gibsons.  Al-Anon meeting Monday night. Call Jeanette 886-7694. Shirley 886-2596.  Suncoast Fighter Stroke Group. Stroke victims, join our group for therapy  etc. Meetings every Friday. 10 a.m. St. Hilda's Anglican Church Hall. For  details phone 885-9791.  An Aquaculture Resource  Centre will be established on the  Sunshine Coast, according to  Dr. Douglas K. Jardine, the  new Acting Principal of  Capilano College.  In an interview with the  Coast News while attending the  Sechelt campus' open house last  Tuesday, Dr. Jardine said the  new centre will be a joint project of Capilano and Malaspina  Colleges and will hopefully be  opened this fall.  The project has just received  a $100,000 grant from the province's $5.8 million fund for  economic renewal.  Dr. Jardine said there will be  no duplication of Continuing  Educations^ very successful ac-  quaculture course, whose purpose is to give hands-on training  and experience to people intending to work on fish farms.  Though the centre's activities  have not been specifically set  yet, Dr. Jardine predicted some  of its services will include  workshops for people contemplating going into aquaculture and basic information  and advice. Aquacultue experts  may possibly be available at the  centre two to three days a week.  Dr. Jardine pointed out that  ��� AUTOMOTIVE ���  NEED TIRES?      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ALL WORK  GUARANTEED  POMFRET  CONSTRUCTION  For all aspects of  residential & commercial construction  886-3770  \.  GIBSONS READY MIX  SUBSIDIARY OF RENCO CONCRETE LTD.  -\  r  JANDE EXCAVATING  Div. ol Kowd Enterprises Ltd  450 Loader Land Clearing  R.R. 2. Leek Road.       DumP Truck |oe & Edna  Gibsons. B.C. VON IVO       886-9453        Bellerive  886-8174       1-5^$*.        886-8174  ^ P.O. Box 737. Gibsons. B.C. VON 1VQ  ��� EXCAVATING ���  Need this space'  Call  the COAST  NEWS  at  886-2622 or 885-3930  BCFGRRIGS  ^* Schedule  SUMMER  Effective Thursday, June 27  to Tuesday, September 3, 1985  inclusive:  NOTE: FRIDAY RUN FROM SECHELT TO GIBSONS AT 1:00 PM AND RETURN TRIP AT 1:30 PM HAVE BEEN CANCELLED  ��� FLOOR COVERING ���  CONCEPT ONE  INTERIORS  CARPET & LINO  INSTALLATION & REPAIRS  Authorized Installer for Bridgeport Carpets  885-5776  BRENT COLEMAN  Box 1546. Sechelt, B.C. VON 3A0  ">k  ��� FLOOR COVERING ���  ( KEN DE VRIES & SON^|  FLOOR COVERINGS LTD.  Carpets - Tiles - Linoleums - Drapes  Wallcoverings - Custom Window Shades  Steam Cleaning  886-71 12 Hwy IOI. Gibsons    frfrfj  ��� HEATING ���  0y  hwy   101    Sechelt   between   St. Marys  Hospital and Forest Ranger s Hut  Mon.-Fri.    8 a.m. - 5 p.m.  n  [CANADIAN  885-2360  J  the college is also exploring  other ways it can help in the  economic development of the  Sunshine Coast.  He has met with Irene  Lugsdin, -the Community  Development Officer to begin  the process of seeking the advice  of other community groups on  the coast. "We will be contacting them to find out if there is  anything the college can contribute to help," he said.  Dr. Jardine added that they  are interested in using their  resources to help "become a  part of the economic renewal of  the community."  He cited the example of Edmonds Community College in  Edmonds, Washington, where  the concept of "business incubation" was utilized.  The president of the college,  Tom Neilson, took steps to  fight the community's economic  recession by renting a large vacant warehouse and inviting in  people with new business ideas  to set up their operations.  In the first year they paid virtually no rent, but had business  advice and services available on  location. Rents were gradually  increased until by the third year  the businesses were either no  longer in existence or were successful, had "hatched", and  were ready to leave.  It is concepts such as this that  Dr. Jardine is asking the community to consider.  Drinks on Trapper  by Brad Benson  /   have   trapped   up   in   the  Brandywine,  In  the  Cariboo,  panned for  gold;  But now I'm in civilization,  For I am growing old.  Untitled - Trapper Jack Smith  Trapper Jack, adventurer  and poet, wrote this while living  in Gibsons shortly before he  died. He landed in Gibsons by  misadventure, but found he liked it for its closeness to the sea  and the companionship of other  kindred souls at the local pub.  Now too old and sick for further adventures, it was in Gibsons that Trapper chose to live  out his final days.  / have sailed the seas over.  As a sea happy rover;  Now I've come to snug  harbour,  And my sailing is over.  Snug Harbour  Trapper Jack Smith  Born Jack E. Smith in Ontario, he was 62 years old when  he died in St. Mary's Hospital  on July 30, 1984.  Trapper Jack did not go easily. He first went into hospital  almost a year before he finally  TRAPPER JACK  died and those who knew him  thought that first trip was to be  his last. However, in between  his moving back and forth between rooming houses and  Shorncliffe, he was to be in and  out of the hospital many times  during the next year.  Despite his trouble with the  emphysema that racked him  with coughing fits and robbed  him of a decent night's sleep,  Trapper kept up his spirits and  somehow found the energy to  keep coming back to Gramma's  Pub to enjoy his beer and  reminisce with friends.  It was his association with his  friends at Gramma's that led  him to decide, shortly before he  died, to leave them something  fitting to remember him by.  He put his bequest in his will.  That will has now been legally  probated and his wish will be  honoured, but it was so unusual  that the Probate Court Registry  asked to retain a copy for their  "unusual wills file".  "Drinks on Trapper." That's  what he wanted and that's how  it will be.  So, starting about 2 p.m. next  Wednesday, September 4, Chris  Danroth, Manager of  Gramma's Pub in lower Gibsons will begin the ceremony of  serving a drink on Trapper to  everyone in the house.  For his friends, there will be a  special short ceremony just  before the free drinks when Don  Russell, a long time friend of  Trapper's, will commit some of  his ashes to the waters off  Gramma's pier.  Trapper Jack's unusual will is  no more unusal than his life  was. Next week: some of Trapper's background, his love for  his last wife, Nellie and his exploits on his last boat, the Ladv  Germaine.  Cooper's Green volunteers  "There are a lot of people  willing to volunteer hours of  work in the park," said Area B  Director Peggy Connor at the  parks committee meeting at the  Sunshine Coast Regional  District (SCRD) office August  22.  1   The park in question is newly  acquired Cooper's Green and  Planner Jim Johnstone raised  the issue of what direction to  take in its development.  "We need direction from the  board for the designer to  follow," he said and suggested  that an open house on the site  would be one way of gauging  public opinion.  The board agreed that this  was a good idea and also decided that a questionnaire to be  published in the local  newspapers would give park  users from every area an opportunity to express their views.  _k_M_gi_y_i__>| ft_MUt'  Business Directory  ��� MISC SERVICES ���  VANCOUVER-SECHELT PENINSULA  JERVIS INLET  1                           HORSESHOE BAY-LANGDALE               1  EARLS COVE-SALTERY BAY  Lv Horseshoe Bay  Lv Langdale  Lv Earls Cove  Lv Saltery Bay        H  7:30 am *3:30pm  ���9:30          5:30  6:20 am    2:30 pm y �� E2  ���8:30          4:30        | _ ��  6:40 am    4:30 pm  8:20          6:30  10:30          8:30  5:45 am    3:30 pm   H  7:35           5:30 *       ���  9:15          7:30          ���  11:30        *7:25  10:30          6:30        | ��  ��� 12:25 pm 10:20*  11:30  9:30          ���  1:15 pm    9:15  *12:25 pm    8:20        *8  2:30  1:30 |  ?m                     1  ������������MINI-BUS SCHEDULE _M_B  Monday         Tuesday  Wednesday  Thursday  Friday     ���  Leaves Sechelt  8:40 a.m.             8:40 a.m.  8:40 a.m.  8:40 a.m.  8:40 a.m.    ���  for Gibsons  *10:00a.m.         *10:00a.m.  *10:00 a.m.  *10:00 a.m.  10 00 am.     ���  The Dock. Cowrie Street  1:00 p.m.              1:00 p.m.  1:00 p.m.  1:00 p.m.  ���*'  * 3:15 p.m.             2:30 p.m.  * 3:15 p.m.-  2:30 p.m.  3:15 p.m      |  Leaves Gibsons  9:15 a.m.             9:15 a.m.  9:15 a.m.  9:15 a.m  9.15am     H  for Sechelt  *10  45 a.m.           11:45 a.m.  *10:45a.m.  11:45a.m.  10:45 a.m      H  Lower Gibsons.  *  1  35 p.m.             1:50 p.m.  * 1:35 p.m.  *  1:35 p.m.  Municipal Parking Lot,  4  00 p.m.          * 4:00 p.m.  4:00 p.m.  * 4:00 p.m  4 00 pm      H  Gower Pt. Rd.  'LOWER  30AD" route - via Flume Road. Beach Avenue & Lower Road  Septic Tank Pumping    ���  10 Years of Experience  ��� Tank Manufacture  ��� Septic field installation  Call with any problem  886-7064  Bonniebrook  Industries Ltd,  Sunshine  POOL MAINTENANCE  & Supplies  \  r  .    I'.III-. \- Am  ���   S.iU". \- Si'huv   ���   VV.ik'r An.tk'M-.  HOT TUBS    Ri-��j   Dickson   885-2661  Refrigeration & Appliance Service  Sunshine Coast Hwy. Gibsons  (across from Peninsula Transport)  886-9959  ��� MISC SERVICES ���  Need this space?  Call  the  COAST  NEWS  at 886 2622 or 885 3930  PENDER HARBOUR  BOAT WORKS  Professional Repairs,  Restoration or Modifications  in Fibreglass or Wood on  any size boat.  LARGE COVERED SHOP AND WAY.  ^V  PhDne  V-  883-1170  Atler Hours  883-9465  r  ANYTHING FOR A BUCK  Painting, hauling, cleaning  of any type.  Build it up, tear it down.  Dirty jobs no one else wants.  Give us a call 884-5398 anytime.  REASONABLE RATES  Serving the Peninsula since 1954  iliCTRIC  Residential & Commercial Wiring  ...ALL WORK GUARANTEED...  IH  Box 351  Sechelt, B.C. VON 3A0  885-2062  ROLAND'S   HOME IMPROVEMENTS LTD  ��� 5" Continuous aluminum gutters  ��� Aluminum soffits & fascias  ��� Built-in vacuum systems  ��� Vinyl siding ggg,  t  886-7359  Conversion   Windows,   Glass,  Auto   &   Marine  Glass, Aluminum Windows  Rr Screens,                                                 'Mirrors  & screen      ^^ ^ & PraM Rd-         ���)  Serving the Sunshine Coast for 14 years  W.Ac Simpkins Masonry  SPECIALIZING IN FIREPLACES     | !" ������   -���    '���-"  ��� Brick ��� Block ��� Stone  885-2787  CHAINSAWS^  SALES & SERVICE  KELLY'S LAWNMOWER &  KtLU CHAINSAW LTD.  HWY. 101 & PRATT RD.   886-2912  SUNSHINE KITCHENS  - CABINETS -  886-9411  Showroom: Pratt Rd. & Hwy. 101  Open: Sat. 10-4 or anytime by app't. Coast News, August 26,1985  A#  1^^  IN  -IN  IN  -IN  Drop off your  COAST NEWS  Classifieds  at any of our convenient  Friendly People  Places  I PENDER HARBOUR '   Centre Hardware & Gifts 883 9914  John Henry's 883 2253  HALFMOON BAY   B & J Store 885-9435  SECHELT   Books & Stllff(Trail Bay Centre) 885-2625  The Coast News (Cowrie st) 885-3930  DAVIS BAY- :   Peninsula Market 885-9721  ROBERTS CREEK   Seaview Market 885-3400  -IN GIBSONS   Adventure Electronics (sunnycrest Maio  886-7215  The Coast NeWS (behind Pebbles Realty)  886-2622  DEADLINE IS NOON SATURDAY  FOR MONDAY PUBLICATION  APT. BLOCK FOR SALE  9 unit apt. block, $130,000,  good revenue, low maint., some  view. 886-3648. #37  Nicely treed Woodcreek lot, partial ocean view, $11,900 OBO.  886-7591. #35  3'/2 acres near Gibsons, partially  cleared with gentle slope,  $33,000.886-3643. #35  3 plus acres w/ 3 bdrm, 1152  sq. ft., modular home on unfinished basement in Roberts  Creek. Excellent financing terms  available for qualifying purchaser. Vendor will consider rental/purchase option, $71,900.  Contact Dale 885-3257.   #  TFN  3 bdrm rancher on quiet cul-de-  sac with unlimited view of  Georgia Strait. 1400 sq. ft. with  many features. Price, $86,000.  Ph. 886-7914. #34  NEW HOMES  Ranchers  $35,300;   basement,  $42,588, For info., 886-7309.  #34  Are you looking for true value?  We have a spacious home with 4  bdrms., loads of extras, a full un-  fin. bsmt., located close to all  services. Requires a small D/P.  to assume a 10V2 per cent first  mtge. Must be sold, reduced to  $72,900. To view call 886-7668.  #34  c  Obituaries  WATSON: Clifford J., of 1342 Bay  Rd., Gibsons, died suddenly at  St. Mary's Hospital, on August  19. Long time summer resident of  Gibsons, (since May 1945), and  permanent resident since May,  1983. Survived by loving wife  Connie, and 3 sons, 3 daughters,  16 grandchildren and 4 great  grandchildren. Also 2 brothers  and 3 sisters. A memorial service  was held at their home on Friday,  August 23. Rev. Alex G. Reid officiated. #34  WARD:   passed   away  in   St.  Mary's Hospital on August 15,  1985, Emma Jane Ward, formerly ���  of Gibsons, in her 85th year. Survived by her loving family, 2  daughters,   Inez   Malyea  and  Marion Evans, both from Gibsons, 6 grandchildren, 16 great  grandchildren   and  one  sister  Margaret Myers of Eriksdale,  Manitoba.   Service   was   held  Tuesday August 20 in the Chapel  of Devlin Funeral Home, Gibsons.  Rev. Alex Reid officiated. Cremation. Special thanks to Dr. Petzold  and the 2nd floor nurses at St.  Mary's Hospital for their care and  kindness. #34  CI__ASSIF1CD ADVmRTWINO  Copyright and  |^MM_MlflMI  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 re-  lected the sum paid for the  advertisement will be  refunded.  Minimum *4N p��r 3 Una Insertion.  Each additional line ���1~. Use our economical last  WMk ir��� rat*. Pre-pay your ad for 2 weeks & get  the third week FREE.  THE FOLLOWING CLASSIFICATIONS ARE FREE  Birth Announcements, Lost and Found.  No billing or telephone orders are accepted except  from customers who have accounts with us.  Cash, cheques or money orders  must accompany all classified advertising.  1   refunded.        [ "SP���'  {f Please mail to:  -W___M M_^_*_M'- jt_&l_tf  NOON SATURDAY  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  I  1     Minimum ��4�� per 3 line Insertion.  1 C  \ 1  ��� r  1  l.r       zr  1  i,e  ZL  1 ���  !��E  1 1  ���   1   1   1    1   1   1 :   1 1  i.��r 1 11 ���n:_  IJ  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  i  I  I  ���    CLASSIFICATION: e  1  : ex).  iff  For Sale, For Rent, etc.  1  PARKER: passed away August  22,1985, Frank P. Parker, late of  Sechelt, age 78 years.  Predeceased by his wife Vivian,  survived by 3 daughters, Louise  MacDonald of Vancouver,  Heather Yates and her husband  John of Sechelt, Carol Procknow  of Sechelt. Grandchildren James  MacDonald, Shannon Mac-  Donald, Laura Yates, Liza Yates  and Brett Procknow. One sister  Edith Laurillard of Vancouver.  Funeral arrangements incomplete  at press time. Please phone  Devlin Funeral Home for details.  886-9551. #34  Shadow Baux Galleries and the  Writers Forge wish to Thank:  Mr. & Mrs. Mottishaw  Frankie Dixon  Ben & Gladys Pierre  Edna & John Revington  Bill & Kay Bailey  for the loan of their picnic tables.  Special thanks to Jamie Dixon,  Darlene Dixon, Bradley Hunt, and  Kevin Revington, for all their help  with the Salmon Barbecue and  B.C. Hydro for putting up the  banners. #34  Phone us today about our  beautiful selection of personalized  wedding invitations, napkins,  matches, stationery, and more!  Jeannie's Gifts & Gems.  886-2023. TFN  Male persian light tabby, vicinity  Sargents Bay & Redrooffs.  885-9473 or 922-4346 collect.  #35  1 blue bag of scuba equip., reg.,  flippers, etc., reward. 883-9427.  #36  Friendly neutered fluffy male tabby with lots of black markings  -lost in area of Glassford Rd.,  lower Gibsons. 886-7163.    #34  Motorcycle helmet, Reed &  Fraser Rds. 886-3932. #34  Our male canary would like to  meet a nice lady canary. Call  886-3787. #35  Music  PIANO  TUNING  Ken Dalgleish  886-2843  Single? Join Cameo Singles Club  for dancing, potluck dinners,  summer outings. 886-2550 or  886-9058. #34  "A Course In Miracles"  Group beginning Sept. 9/85. For  info, call 886-2302. #34  Alcoholics Anonymous,  883-9903, 885-2896. 886-7272,  886-2954. TFN  Announcements i  JACK & JILL PRESCHOOL  Available space at Jack & Jill  Preschool. Register immediately!  Debbie Saunders 886-8420 (4  yrs), Fiorella Nygren 886-2568 (3  yrs). #35  First Annual SC Arts Centre Rummage Sale. Saturday Aug. 31,10  a.m. Antiques, Tools,  Housewares, Bldg. Supplies.  Everything you have always  wanted but could do without and  then some. Corner of Trail and  Medusa, Sechelt. #34  PAPER TOLE SALE ANO SHOW  Aug. 30, 31, Sept 1. Door opens  at 10 a.m., 11 a.m. on Sunday.  Don't miss it!!! Come out and buy  your Xmas presents early. Store  next to Trail Bay Sports on Cowrie  St. Sechelt. #34  Rune stone readings, psychom-  etry readings, auragraphs & past  life regressions. Call The  Bookstore, 885-2527. TFN  Moving? We will buy most of the,  items you no longer need. Odds &:  Sodds. 886-8557. TFN  WANTED favorite recipes for our  Sunshine Coast Cookbook.  PRIZES! the Bookstore, Cowrie  St., Secheft, 885-2527. TFN  BIRTH FILMS  Aug. 29 & Sept. 5. For more info,  call   Michelle,   886-8242   or  Denise. 886-3319. #34  R.BIRKIN  Custom furniture & cabinetry.  Satisfying customers on the  Coast for 27 years. 885-3417 or  885-3310. 0I0-TFN  South Coast  ^      Ford       -.  1981 FORD FUTURA  6 cyl. auto, PS/PB.  Sunroof, low kms.  Very clean.  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  3  Kitten - dark brown with white  chest & boots. Found 2 weeks  ago at Gower Pt. Rd., (Gospel  Rock). 886-9379. #34  Kitten - male orange tabby, white  flea collar, 2-3 mos. old. Found  near Bonniebrook Lodge.  886-9828. #34  In Wilson Creek.  Healer. Approx.  885-9840.  Australian Blue  1   year old.  #34  Found at Big Maple - adult tabby  male cat, 4 white paws, (recently  been to vet). 885-5554.       #34  c  II.  Pets J  & Livestock^/  FREE  2 cute baby gerbils.  886-8558.  TFN  SPCA Adoption - spayed female  gold Cergi X, gold Terrier X  female, both 1 year old. Adult  black Lab. male, black Terrier X  puppies (6 weeks old), black  Spaniel X female (3 mo. old). All  very friendly. 885-5420 or  885-5734. #34  3 yr. old Morgan filly, dark bay,  $1200 OBO. Assort, gold fish,  suit, ponds. 886-9638.        #34  Jessie uWo/tftison  &<*/*<   music lessons  you enjoy  886-9030  National Professional Music Teacher of  Pianoforte and Electric Organ  ��� POPULAR & CLASSIC  ��� BEGINNERS AGE 3 AND OLDER  Piano lessons - All ages.  Joyce Roots, BPE, ARCT, RMT.  Registered teacher of:  Piano and Theory  "Adults a Specialty"  Lesson enquiries:  886-7702 or 886-3146.        #36  V   PIANO  * LESSONS  All Ages-Beg-Adv  THEORY & REPERTOIRE  SUE WINTERS  B.A. Music U.W. 1972  Aug. 31, 10-4. Mountain View.  Creekside, no early birds. Baby  items, kids clothes, assorted  goodies. #34  Sat. Aug. 31,10 a.m. at Carole  Place, off Veterans Rd., clothing,  toys, etc. #34  Sat. Aug. 31, 10 a.m., Rrcrest  Rd. #34  Giant NDP yard sale, Sun. Sept.  1, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Reed Rd.  west of Payne. 886-7160.     #34  _  for Stile  )  LATE SUMMER SPECIAL  Fresh Cut Alder $80 per cord  Hemlock $75 per cord  Dry Red Cedar $50 per cord  Fall Is Coming Soon  We Deliver  886-8193  TFN  ���WIN��WIN��WIN��WIN��W!N��WIN��WIN��WIN  Sarge Prest pressure cooker can-  ner, $60; near new lawn mower,  $225; like new sears cement mixer with motor & wheels, $320;  17% ft. IB/OB boat, exc. cond.,  $5500 OBO; beautiful 1980  Vanamera van, like new,  $15,900, moving sale.  885-7738. #34  Used Attosax, $235; drums,  $200; guitars on special. Strings  'n Things, open 10-4 Tues. - Sat.  885-7781. #35  Freezer, small to med. size in good  cond. 886-9251. #34  Wanted: matching toilet, sink, &  R.H. bathtub. 886-7532.        #34  FREE  2 cute baby gerbels. 886-8558.  TFN  20 mth. old female, spayed, German Shep. X, very gd natured.  To good resp. home only.  886-8404. #36  Dick Blakeman's  FIRST  ANNUAL  Trash & Treasure  SALE  Fairview Rd. (off Pratt)  Sun. Sept. 1, 1985  9:29 a.m. to 1:59 p.m.  8 ft. satellite system, $988. Call  Green Onion Earth Station  886-7414. TFN  Multicycle Inglis auto washer  $295. Guaranteed & delivered.  883-2648. TFN  18" reel mower, self prop. B&S.,  gas, $100; 21" Toro self prop,  mower, gas, rear bag, $175; 22"  Sunbeam snow blower, elec.,  like new, $150; Baycrest port,  washer, $100. 885-9504.  #35  r���muffins���  top o' the dock  GIBSONS  FOR YOUR EATING PLEASURE  ��� Homemade Muffins  ��   Pecan Tart Delights  ��� Whole Grain Bread  Open early till late  7 Days a Week  Two childrens bikes with training  wheels, good condition, $40 ea.,  885-5368. #34  Airco oil furnace, 110 M  BTU/hr., exc. cond., $200.  433-6613 Burnaby. #35  Vacuum cleaner, indoor/outdoor  aqua vac, like new, $40; boat  trailer less wheels, sturdy  constr., $200; lumber, rand.  Igths.. 3"x9" Spruce, .50 per  lin. ft.; 100 amp. elec. service.  % price. 885-4743. #35  Buy Your  SCHOOL SUPPLIES  And Enter  The Draw For A  Tape  of BRYAN ADAMS  or COREY HART  Good Prices On  School Supplies  We Stock  Year Round  WHARF   ST.  SECHELT  885-3735  _\  z  _\  z  z  �����  z  WIN��WIN��WIN��WIN��WIN��WIN��WIN��WIN-  Something new - home furniture  from factory to you. Delivered no  extra charge. Ph. appointments  aft. 6 p.m. 885-7029. #34  Cotoneaster ground cover. 4"  pots 25 or more $1 ea. 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  South Coast  Ford       i  1983 MUSTANG  4 cyl./automatic  pretty car  low kms.  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281   -^  Hay $3.50 @ Mt  Straw $3.50 @ Bale    885-9357  Mulch $2.50 @ Bait  TFN  PENINSULA HYDROPONICS  10x10 greenhouse, $149; Marley  glass   greenhouse,   $499;.  Reindeer Products, metal halides.  Everything for your indoor & outdoor gardens. 885-4643.     TFN  T & S SOIL  Mushroom manure $25 per yd.  $24 for seniors. Cheaper by the  truckload. Call aft. 6 or anytime  on weekends & holidays.  885-5669. TFN  CLAHOLM  FURNITURE  - One Sectional  Reg. *999  SALE s699  Recliner &  Hide-a-bed  SALE  VISA.  MASTERCARD ACCEPTED  InM Av��. M5-3713  <h Mack Ntrtk if SmMI Pwt Offle*  V  J  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  Enjoy the  Convenience  of  Phone-In  Classifieds  Now you can phone  us from anywhere on  the Coast and we'll  help you place your  COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIED  BY PHONE!  -���������������������������������������^���������������������������������������^������������������������^���������������������������������ine************1*******  Call  885-3930  1 TO 4 PM  TUESDAY TO FRIDAY  Cowrie St., Sechelt  Egmont to Port Mellon, the Sunshine Coast's  most widely read newspaper.  * 18.  Coast News, August 26,1985  ��,c  4  I*  ft  I.  Atstos  1966 Chev., walk-in van., con-  { verted   to   mobile   workshop,  $1500 OBO. 886-3978 Eves.  #34  Multicycle Inglis auto washer,  $150; rebuilt Adm. dryer, $150.  Ph. 886-2914. #35  SCREENED TOP SOIL  883-9294 883-2220  TFN  South Coast  l       Ford  1970 CHEV  BISCAY��  1 _9__J0mkerior  irrlg^ulate. Call!  s500  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  V- _-���"  VCR like new asking $360.  886-2758 eves. #36  20' fir bridge timbers, full 4" by  12", top quality fir, $350.  885-7413. #34  Pr. unusual decor, lamps, brown-  gold ceramic-wood, 35" tall, as  new, $75 OBO. Must see these!  885-7350. #34  ��� Boat tops, seats & f  windshields  ��� Repairs our specialty  BOAT HAULING  WW Upholstery &  Boat Tops Ltd.  886-7310  Your complete upholstery centre  Moving sale, some dishes, some  furniture, drapes, coffee tables,  houseplants, and misc. Ph.  885-2464. #36  2 teak conf. desks, $660; 1  fridge, 8.1 cu. ft., new, $250; 1  freezer, 14.7 cu. ft., $250; 1  elec. range, $150; 2'x8' plate  glass mirs., $60 each, 6" comm.  track with 4 lights, $150.  885-2387. #34'  Lg. deep freeze, $200 OBO, or  will trade for smaller one. Ph.  886-7408. #34  1 16 cu. ft. freezer, $300; 1 19  cu. ft. freezer, $340; both in exc.  cond. Ph. eves. 886-2265.    #34  Brandy Wine slate pool table, 2  sets balls, cues & rack, $300; 1  double bed, box spr. & mat.; 1  chest drawers; 1 vanity & mirror;  4 chairs. 886-9085. #34  FOAM ��� All Sizes  Mattresses,    pillows,  bolsters, chips, etc.  Spme.specials.    . . ..  WW Upholstery &  Boat Tops Ltd.  886-7310  Your complete upholstery centre  fl  1982 Yamaha MX 175, dirt bike,  (bought) new, Aug. 84, rarely  used, exc. cond., custom built  trlr (new), for 2 dirt bikes,  wooden trlr box, dismountable  (never used), package deal,  $1500 or indiv. sale offers. Phone  886-2992. #36  Canopy for pickup, 8' box, lg.,  insul., wired, sldg. windows,  cupboards, $300 OBO. 886-8344  eves, or lv. mess. #36  8x12 carpet, $25, red & white;  bed with matt. & hdbrd, $25.  886-7792. #34  South Coast  Ford  1981 FAIRMONT  FUTURA  4 Dr. Sedan  6 cyl./automatic  1 owner, low kms  great family car.  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  32 ft., 1980 Nomad trailer, one  tip out at front, one owner,  $11,500,883-2505. #36  Ping pong table, $50  4 kitchen chairs, $10 each  Stroller, $30  Piano, $475  Girl's 5 speed, $35  30 gal. hexagon aquarium and  stand, filter, canopy, $100  Skis -140 cm., step in bindings,  $25  Boots size 8%, $25  Skis - men's 180 cm., boots size  9, $150  4 wicker kitchen chairs, $10  each  886-3675. #34  KS waterbed & headboard with  stereo & lights; 150 gal. prop,  tank & reg; fuel drums & stand;  hot tub; lawn mower; etc. sell or  trade for appl or furn. 886-3642.  #34  Kenmore 17.2 cu. ft. frost free  fridge, $200; boy's Norco bike,  $40.885-9037. #34  Qn. sz. pullout couch, Bauhaus,  burgundy velv., $650 OBO; matching 6' couch, $500 OBO, over  stuffed excel, cond.; Royal Alb.  china, 8 pi. set. plus extras,  new, Vz pr., $1000.885-2478.  #34  c. 1880's Settee, burgundy  brocade, $1500. 886-7303  Mon.-Wed. TFN  64 Rambler stn. wgn., 6 cyl.,  auto., rebuilt mtr., new shocks,  exhaust, etc., good cond., $595.  885-5301. #34  1980 CJ5, tilt, dlx. upholstery,  mags, eagle pkg., exc. cond.,  $6000 firm. 886-2491 eves.  #36  1968 GMC, 283 V8, 4 speed,  good running condition, $300..  886-7984. #34  1974 Hornet hatch bk., AMC and  set new car ramps, $475 OBO.  Ph. 885-2464. #36  Wanted: '64 - *69 Chev or Ford  % ton PU, 6 cyl., 4 spd., $1000  max. 885-5612 eves. #34  South Coast  >      Ford      ���-  1981 ESCORT GL  SQUIRE  Station Wagon  4 spd./4 cyl.  36,000 kms-immaculate  Wharf Rd., Sechelt    j  DL 5936 885-3281      J  71 Camaro, gd. running cond.,  $1500 OBO; 71 Chrysler, gd.  running cond., $600 OBO.  886-7309 aft. 5 p.m. #34  1977 Honda Civic, orig owner,  100,000 km., exc. cond.,  $2450.886-3943. #34  1974 Ford ��� ton, $700.  886-3675. #34  1975 Valiant, slant 6, automatic,  $600.885-9347. #36  1972 Ford pu, $550, Phone  weekends only. 886-8404.   #35  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  885-3281  Pinto station wagon, 1974, runs  well, $400. Phone 886-9386. #35'  1973 Ford 4x4, runs good,  $1000 OBO. 885-5368. #34  78 Ford Fiesta, good running  cond., $2500 OBO. 886-8015.  #35  77 Chev. van, % T��� recent brake  job & tune up, good condition,  $1200.885-3881.  #35  BCAA  Memberships  available at  SUPER TOW  Sechelt 885-2022  1980 Chev. van, exc. cond.,  59,000 mi.; 21' Marcraft travel  trailer w/towing pkg., asking  $9800.886-2530. #35  1976 Pinto, very gd. cond.  886-9992. #34  South Coast  Ford     A  1980 TOYOTA 4x4  A very nice truck. Good  running order.  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 ea"v3?8i  >��-  S  72 Maverick for parts, $200; 78  Omni, as is $500. Call Iris  883-9403 or 883-2269.        #34  1976 Pontiac Sunbird, 4 cyl.,  65000 miles, $1500 OBO.  885-9405. #34  WE'RE IN  SECHELT  COAST NEWS  has an office in  The Bookstore  Cowrie St., Sechelt  885-3930  Drop in - or give us a call!  1974 Olds. Vistacruiser station  wag., gd. shape, $800 OBO.  886-9324 aft. 6 p.m. #34  South Coast  k-   " Ford;     ^  1984  V.  4dc  ster*  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  Dickinson Pacific diesel marine  stove, like new, $500 OBO.  885-9504. #35  18' cabin cruiser, 470 Merc,  in/out, VHF, stereo, auto, bait  tanks, V-berth, head, fully equip,  for fishing and inter-island commuting, asking $6,800 OBO.  386-9316. #35  17'Double Eagle, 150 H/P Merc,  outboard, needs work, near new  galvanized road runner trailer.  Ph. 886-7235. #34  f Wanted to Rent  Quiet man wants 1 bdrm. ste.,  willing to trade yard work. Call  Bruce. 884-5345. #36  HIGGS MARINE  SURVEYS LTD  Insurance Claims  Condition and Valuation  Surveys  Phone 885-9425   ^r 885-3643  15' Vanguard trailer, excellent  condition, $1400 OBO.  886-7013. #36  1982, 8 ft. Roadway camper, 3  burn, stv., 3 way fridge, queen  sz bed, furnace, tie down,  hydraulic jacks, exc. cond.,  $4200,883-9953. #34  1977, 20V2' Shasta trailer, fully  self cont., tub & shower, 4  burner stove & oven, forced air  heating, air cond., and much  more, exc. cond., 4 new tires,  $7800 OBO. 886-7216.        #36  25' Holiday trailer, awning, lge.  bridge, 4 burn, stove with oven,  4 steer furn., 3 pc. bath, exc.  cond., must be seen. $5900.  883-2897. #35  1979 8 ft. Okanagan camper, excel, condition, 2-20 Ib. tanks, 3  way frg., heater, 15 gal. tank,  open to offers. 885-7354.     #34  81 Lionel tent trailer, sleeps 6,  stove, icebox, axle conv., $3000  OBO. 885-7692. #35  [22.  Mobile Homes  )  Security 8 ft. camper, frig.,  stove, lutpace, exc. cond.,  $2000 OBO. Phone 886-8244.  #34  South Coast  Ford  1983^  F0RD_h9r  pSerwindows.  Low kms.  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  PL 5936 885-3281      _J.  20' Winnebago motorhome for  sale. Excellent condition.  885-5995. TFN  r  21.  V.  Marine  )  Old 35 HP Evinrude, $200. Phone  885-5339. #34  20' Hourston hull, 318 Chrysler,  250 Volvo leg, asking $2500;  towpost, alum, w/braces, $150;  Alaska diesel stove, $90; VHF 55  channel w/antenna, $400, must  sell. 886-2758. #36  CLEARANCE  HARBERCRAFT  ALUMINUM BOATS  10ft.-���799 12ft.-'899  16 ft Double Eagle  70 HP Power Trim & Tilf  $7500  16 ft Double Eagle  115 HP Ski Package  $6998  Boat Trailers  Highliner - galvinized  16'-1300 lb cap. - *899  16'-1500 Ib cap. -'989  18'-1800 Ib cap. -M199  Depth Sounders Sale  Seafarer, Eagle, Lowrence  TRAIL BAY  SPORTS  Tr.lil Ave    ��* Cowrir St  Sechelt  88b 2b 12.  10' alum. boat. (wd. beam, gd.  free board), 8 HP Johns., oars,  etc., All used only once!! Offers.  885-7324. #34  38' Classic Ketch, built 1906,  refitted 1981, teak deck, dies,  engin. $45,000, all trades considered. Call 885-2555 anytime.  #36  Day sailing out of Gibsons aboard  a 36 foot cutter, $6/hr/person, 4  persons max., 2 min. Phone  885-9676. #35  Older 14' FG over wood boat, &  50 HP Merc, $500, in good  shape. 886-2530. #35  "ALL RISK" BOAT INSURANCE  Insure your yacht, pleasure craft  or charter boat on an "All Risk"  basis. For a free quote please  call:  SUNSHINE COAST INSURANCE  AGENCIES LTD.  GIBSONS 886-7751  SECHELT 885-2291  TFN  For sale, 26 foot trimaran  "Troika". 10 HP Volvo diesel,  CB, depth sounder, head, sink &  stove. Three sails, ideal coastal  cruiser. Two wide bunks,  $4,200. Phone Brad 886-2558 or  886-8755 #34  14'x70', 3 bdrm. mob.- home,  1% baths, fam. rm., lg. ivg rm.,  appls., $25,900. 885-2686.   .  #36.  Mobile home space available.  Sunshine Coast Mobile Home  Park. 886-9826. TFN  At Big Maple Park, by owner, nr.  new 14x70, 2 bdrm., 5 appl., lg.  guest rm. w/2 pc. bath.,  $26,000. Ph. 885-7352 or  885-7912. .   #38  South Coast  r.       Ford       )  1979 DODGE TRUCK  Adventure package  one owner.  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  OL 5936 885-3281  Large clean two bedroom suite  with view, carpets, curtains, convenient location near mail, $250.  886-9326. #34  Furnished cottage, waterfront  view, available Sept. 1 to June  30. $350/mo. Adults only.  886-3318 or 980-2963.        #34  2 bdrm. ground level apt. in clean  quiet bldg. in central Gibsons.  Very suitable for older person or  couple. Laundry in bldg. No pets.  Mature adults only. 886-9038.  TFN  WAREHOUSE  SHOP SPACE  750 to 2000 sq. ft.  ��� High Ceilings  ��� Large O.H. Doors  ��� Heavy Wiring  Reas. Rates  Call  886-2663   Anytime  [23.  .^���������aa���i  Motorcycles  79 Suzuki GS850, shaft drive,  3,000 miles on rebuilt engine..  Excellent  cond.,   $1050  OBO.  886-8362. #34  Honda 400, windscreen, new  battery, exc. cond., $550.  886-3675. #34  78 750 Honda K. Windshield,  saddle bags, exc. cond., $1500  OBO. 886-7738 eve., 886-2833  day. #34  61 Suzuki TS250, near new, very  low mileage, $1200 OBO.  886-9471 or 886-2970,  79 Yamaha., 750 TrtpjeyiMfk.  drive. All factory options^'fiw|^  fairing sadle bags, plus continental tires, quartz headlight, mac  header, mag wheels, serious offers, $1300. 886-3841 Steve.  #34  Availi Sept. 1. Private waterfront,  well appointed upper apt.,  balcony, gas F/P, suits mature  single adult, $375. Also, 1  bedroom waterfront suite with  verandah, wood F/P, no children  or pets please, $350. 886-8284.  #34  Priv. view lot, 4 bdrm. mob.  home, 1% bath, W/D, fridge,  stove, $375/mo., avail. Aug. 31,  Cemetary Rd., ref. req., to view  phone 886-7779. #34  Modern 3 bdrm. house, appliances, upper Gibsons, from  Oct. 1, $550. Ph. 926-1062  #34  Waterfront, Pender Hbr., 3 bdrm.  older style house, wood floors,  washer/dryer, fridge, stove,  garden, fireplace, fab. view, full  sun. 883-9427. #34  Mobile home space. Ponderosa  Pines, adults only. Free est. on  reloc. 885-5995. TFN  Office space for rent, 2nd floor  above Gibsons Building Supplies.  886-8141. TFN  Community Hall for rent in  Roberts Creek. Phone Debbie,  8fl%3994,7-1Qp.m.    y   TFN:%  Nice clean 4 bdrm. housr;wtth  carpet, fireplace, wood stove, 4  appls., 1 blk. to school 8. shop,  centre, rent or lease. .886-3908.  #35  THE MANSE TOWNHOUSE  IS TAKING RENTAL  APPLICATIONS  D modern two bedroom  townhouse  D one and a half baths  D fully carpeted  ��� five appliances including  dishwa.sher, washer  and dryer  D private sundeck  ��� enclosed garage  ��� family oriented  D close to Sunnycrest Mall,  schools, tennis court &  jogging field  ��� good references required  D $425 per month  D call Peter  886-9997  evenings  2 bdrm. house, Gibsons, view,  available immediately, no dogs.  886-9186 evenings. #35  Madiera Park, waterfront units,  $150/m., plus utilities, deposit  req. 883-2892. #38  3 bdrm. mobile home on Vz acre  lot near Redrooffs Rd., 5 appliances, $350/m.. refs., no  pets. Phone 885-3360 or  433-9812. #35  3 bdrm house, fireplace, carpet-  ted throughout, basement,  Wilson Creek. 885-2014.      #35  Comfortable waterfront home,  Sandy Hook. $450/m. 885-5621  or 434-4022.  #35  2 bdrm. trailer, avail. Sept. 1,  $275, hydro inc.. sorry no pets.  886-2726. #35  4V2 yr. old 3 bdrm., rancher in  Gibsons. C/P, F/P, no appliances, $425/m. 886-8076 or  467-6537. #35  Store vacant in Sechelt, near  hospital, reas. rent, also, 1400  sq. ft. storage area at rear.  885-5315. #35  Announces Winter Rates  Sept. 1/85  1 Bdrm Suites Complete  $350/m. or $100/wk.  1 Bdrm Cabins Complete!  Lg. $350/m. or $100/wk  Sm. $300/m. or $90/wk  886-2401  26.  "\  For Rent  u  WE PAY,  YOU  WATCH"  As an added bonus all of  our apartments come complete with free Pay TV service. I, 2 & 3 bedroom  apartments. Available at  reduced rates.  Phone today.  PAY TV  AT  HARBOUR  HEIGHTS  886-9050  Bsmt. suite, with view. Granthams Ldg., $225/m. 886-7204.  #35  Central Gibsons, view 2 bdrm.  duplex suite, appls., no pets. Ph.  886-2940. #35  3 bdrm. family home, 1500 sq.  ft., bay area, avail, on or before  Sept. 15, $400/m.; lower floor,  1000 sq. ft.,- $250/m., with  view. 926-5353.  #35  Large 1 bdrm. suite, comp.  furn., hydro, heat inc., refs.,  $325/m. 886-7421. #35  South Coast  Ford      *  WANTED!!!  Good used cars  & trucks.  Trade or we pay cash!!!  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  ���^ _ -~  2 bdrm ste., lower Gibsons area,  avail. Sept. 1, $225/m., refs.  please. 921-7788 after 6 p.m.  TFN  New 3 bdrm. home, semi, wtrft.,  huge deck, fab. view, Sept. thru  June. 886-8093. #36  Avail. Sept. 1, 2 bdrm. house,  yr. round, end of Alderspring  Rd., lg. garage, stove/fridge,  $400/m. 584-6122. #36  Central Sechelt, 1 bdrm suite,  dressing rm., laundry, stove,  fridge. 885-9366. #36  Wilson Creek - 2 bdrm. suite,  semi, furnished, ht. & It. Incl.,  $340/m., avail. Sept. 1.  886-7042 aft. 6. #36  Gibsons bluff, 1 & 2 bdrm. hse.,  FP, elec. heat, low rent for handyman. 886-2344 or 885-5055.  #34  Davis Bay, 1 bdrm., w/sun room,  W/D, S/F, also space heater,  W/F. 738-6241 or 885-5425.  #36  South Coast  Ford  MAZDA RX-7  4-speed, stereo,  MAGS   sunroof.  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  Mobile home pad avail, for  12'-14' wide. Comeau's Mobile  Home Pk. 886-9581. #36  New, self contained, furn.  bachelor suite, good beach &  view, $275/m., inc. elec. no  pets. 886-2738. #36  Wanted: quiet mature single adult  who would take pride in a 1  bdrm. spotless cottage, ocean  view, Roberts Creek. $300/m.,  refs. reqd. 886-2760. #34  2 bdrm. mobile home. Sunshine  Coast Trailer Park, $325/m.  886-8536 evenings. #36  Attractive 1 bdrm. suite, elec.  ht., mod. appl., FP, rec. room,  Gibsons. $300/m. 885-2235.  #36  Waterfront units, $150/m.,  moorage avail., deposit reqd.,  Madeira Park. 883-2892.     #41  2 bdrm. duplex suite located in  Gib. close to all amenities,  $250/m. 886-2975. #36  1 bdrm. house, central Gibsons,  imm. occup., $220/m.  886-9613. #34  4 bdrm. hse to share with 1 person (Wkng), share with 1 person  (me). WW, fr, $200, incl. util.  Ph. betwn. 6-8 p.m. 886-8614.  #34  New 2 bdrm. furn. cottage,  Garden Bay. Responsible couple,  $285, Sept. 1 - June 1.  885-7753 or 987-9746.        #36  3 bdrm. house, enste, frplc,  sundeck, new paint. $425, no  dogs. 886-8548 or 886-9271.  #36  2 bdrm. duplex on North Rd., 1V2  baths, util., garage w/stor.,  close to schools & mall,  $325/m., avail, imm. 886-7625  aft. 6p.m. #36  South Coast  l        Ford  1983 MERCURY  LYNX  Low, low kms.  Immaculate. 1 owner.  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281       ^  Characteristic, luxury waterfront  suite. 1 bdrm. loft, high ceilings,  stained glass, deck, laundry rm.,  furn., w/moorage, $400/m.  886-7830. #36  3 bdrm. home with fridge &  stove. Woodstove in basement.  Gibsons area. Refs. required, no  pets, non ; smtikers preferred.  886-8404. #35  Exec. 3 bdrm., L/R, D/R,' F/R,  rec. rm., mod. kit., nice fen. yd.,  Gib. area, $500/m. 461-3078.  #35  BLANKET CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING  These Ads appear in the more than 70 Newspapers of Ihe B.C. and Yukon Community Newspapers Association and  reach 690.000 homes and a polent.al 1.8 m.lhon readers.  $109. for 25 words   ($3. per each additional word) Call The COAST NEWS    885-3930 to place one.  AUTOMOTIVE  Where can you lease a truck  for only $119.97 per month?  Call Ed Black collect at 525-  3481 or toll-free at 112-  B00-242-7757. PL. 5674.  FORD TRUCKS ... New and  used Ford pickups, vans and  Broncos. Gas or diesel.  Make your next truck purchase or lease a Vancouver  event. Buy from us, we'll  pay your overnight suite at  the Sheridan Plaza. For information call collect, the  truck people, 872-7411. We  are Vancouver's downtown  Ford truck headquarters.  D6102.   Lease/ Purchase 1985 trucK*  starting $154.52 $3200 LEV,  Cars starting $138.49 $2400  LEV 48 mo OAC. Hundreds  in stock. Call Bob Langstaff,  collect    522-2821,     Fogg  Motors Ltd.   Toyota. Best Price. New and  used cars and trucks, Hyundai Ponys and Stellars, specialty used imports. Buy or  lease. Call Patrick Blayney  (604)530-3156 Collect. D6973  BUSINESS  OPPORTUNITIES   Produce Market. Popular  California style building-  Complimentary tenants.  High traffic turnkey operation. Going concern. 10 year  lease. Over $1000. per day.  $45,000. Courtenay 334-  2264, 339-3434.   Established T-Shirt Shop In  Parksville B.C. on Vancouver Island, Steady Clientele  In Excellent Location. Reason For Selling - Retirement.  Reply To P.O. Box 1466,  Parksville, B.C. VOR 2S0.  General Store with living  quarters, gas bar & liquor  agency for sale. Volume $1.2  M, an increase of $400,000  over previous year. On Hwy  97, Cariboo. $325,000. plus  stock. 456-7744. P.O. Box  159, 70 Mile House, B.C.  VOK 2KO.   Fuel Additive Business. Get  into your own business now  & shift into high gear with  the new Japanese "Oil  Tac" "0 Tex" additives.  Low initial investment for  exclusive rights in your area.  'New to North America.  'Unique enzyme derived  product. "Very competitively priced. 'Exceptional record. 'International Users.  'Dual direct marketing concept. 'Full marketing support. For more information  call collect. 112-800-663-  0577.   Vendor anxious to sell very  successful established business, gifts, souveniers, etc.  Caters to tourists and Royal  Hudson trade - First clas3  shop! Can be bought for  value of stock!! Excellent  cash flow! Call Ronnie now  at 892-5924 or 898-5941 or  689-5818.  BUSINESS  OPPORTUNITIES  EDUCATIONAL  HELP WANTED  REAL ESTATE  Travel Agency. Interested in  owning your own travel  agency? Franchises available with Uniglobe, the largest retail travel franchise  organization in North America. Start up assistance, advertising, market support,  ongoing business development & complete training.  No travel background necessary. Call Uniglobe Travel  (Canada), \Richmond, B.C.  (604)270-2241.   $500.00 "Free". Product  supplies for first $500.00  revenue. High quality Dry  Fry-'" rotating hot air oven  cooks french fries and many  other products without oil or  grease. High volume allows  handling peak periods with  ease. No additional fire insurance, very little venting,  low installation costs. Fantastic returns for your rec.  centre, curling rink, arena,  club, fast food, restaurant,  bar or catering business.  Portable for rodeos, ball  tournaments etc. Independent tests prove fewer calories per serving. Products  available everywhere you  deal now. Buyers call 273-  6522 8-5 Mon-Fri Collect for  free brochure. R.I.S. Food  Systems Inc., "Canadian  Distributor", #15-12871  Bathgate Way, Richmond,  B.C. V6V 1Y5. Sales - Service Depot. Sales-Service  Dealerships available to est.  appliance stores in all major  centres.   Machine shop, rent or lease  opportunity for experienced  machinist to operate own  business in an established  machine shop. Includes  equipment and tools. Reply  with resume Box 1025,Port  Hardy. B.C. VON 2P0.  Deluxe Fitnes3 Centre. 9,000  sq. ft., custom weights,  aerobic classes, Shotokan  Karate, massage therapist,  change rooms and showers.  949-6533. Box 853, Port Har-  dy, B.C. VON 2P0.  Free Career Guide describes 200 learn-at-home correspondence Diploma Courses: Accounting, Art, Bookkeeping, Business Management, Clerk Typist, Secretary, Journalism, Television  Servicing, Travel. Granton  (1A), 1055 West Georgia,  #2002, Vancouver. (604)685-  8923.  _  Career-oriented women tor  General Mechanics program. Nine-month course  beginning September 30th.  Malaspina College, Powell  River. Further information  112-485-2878.  PERSONALS  EQUIPMENT &  MACHINERY  EDUCATIONAL  Cash in on Income Tax. Earn  money; learn money-saving  tax tips by correspondence.  V Sp. R Tax Schools, 1345  Pembina Hwy., Winnipeg,  Man. R3T 2B6, For Free  Brochure.   Fraser Valley College offers  a one-year Agricultural Production Certificate. Choose  livestock or horticultural production, learn agribusiness  management, accounting  and marketing. Gain practical, on-the-job experience.  Classes run from September  to May. Register now. For  further information phone  (Abbotsford) 853-7441, local  288.   1981 540B John Deere line  skidder. 3200 hours. 23.1 x  26 tires at 70%. Well below  market value, at $28,000. In  Quesnel   phone   747-1403  evenings.   FOR SALE MISC.   Champion Feed Mill with  30" roller mounted on 1978  Ford Diesel. Excellent condition. Phone (204)773-3100  for more Information. No  reasonable offer refused.  1976 Airstream 31 foot, twin  beds rear, loaded. 1981 E350  Ford Tow Van loaded. Customized to match Airstream.  16,000 miles. Ready to go.  Penticton, 492-6769.   White Knight Video Club.  Top quality movies. Hollywood Classics at $19.95 each  delivered. British Classics at  $39.95 delivered. Call for  details. 112-800-663-4474.  (604)986-9311.      Lighting Fixtures. Western  Canada's largest display.  Wholesale and retail. Free  Catalogues available. Nor-  burn Lighting Centre Inc.,  4600 East Hastings Street,  Burnaby, B.C. V5C 2K5.  Phone 112-299-0666.  Building? Doors, windows,  skylites. Phone Walker Door  Ltd. B.C.'s largest selection,  best prices. We ship anywhere. Vancouver 266-1101,  North Van. 985-9714, Nanaimo   758-7375,    Richmond  273-6829.   HELP WANTED   Mountain resort now accepting applications for winter  employment. Positions  available include: chambermaids, gift shop clerks, cafeteria workers, dining room  waitresses, gas station attendants, bartenders and  front desk clerks. Apply in  writing for application to:  Glacier Park Lodge, Rogers  Pass, B.C. VOE 2S0. Please  include self-addressed  stamped envelope.   Energetic, vital women  wanting skills In non-traditional areas. Malaspina College, Powell River, offers  Introduction to Trades for  Women, beginning Sept.  23rd. Further Informat 485-  2878.   Jehovah's Witnesses Free!  Find out facts the Society  doesn't want you to know.  Important information for  J.W.'s friends, families, ex-  members. Confidential P.O.  Box 295, Nanaimo, B.C.  The Handwriting Connection! How professional handwriting analysis reveals writers' personality, health and  emotions. For free details  write: Insights, 18-7055  Blake St., Vancouver, B.C.  V5S 3V5, 437-4095.  Dates Galore. For ail ages  and unattached. Thousands  of members anxious to meet  you. Presitge Acquaintances. Call Toll Free 112-  800-263-6673. Hours: 9 a.m.  - 7 p.m.   Singles Directory: Meet  others through our unique  Singles Club. A publication  of unattached adults  throughout B.C. Close Encounters ... 837 Hamilton  Street, Vancouver, B.C. V6B  2R7. 876-4270.   Oriental Ladies seek to contact Canadian men for  friendship, marriage. For  complete information and  photos send $2: Equator,  Box 14443-G, Toledo, Ohio,  U.S.A. 43614.   PETS & LIVESTOCK  CKC Registered. Wire Fox  Terriers, three months. 344-'-  5411. Neutered Collie, five  years. Finnish Spitz. Males  & females. Blue Merle Shel-  tie female, shots etc. 344-  2190.   Deposits being taken now  for registered Dalmation  pups. Ready Oct. 1/85. Also  two registered male American Cocker pups. Champion  3lred. 838-6226.   REAL ESTATE   Commercial and Residential  lot sale at South Slocan -  halfway between Nelson and  Castlegar. Residential lot  sale at Castlegar. For information write: 2154 Crest-  view. Crescent, Castlegar,  B.C.    V1N    3B3.    (604)365-  5342.   For Sale or might accept  trade 800 acres, highway  frontage, mostly small timber, hydro available. Legal  accesses. Year round creek.  Near       Creston,       B.C.  $160.000- 837-4345.   Vancouver Island - Saratoga  Beach near Campbell River.  Walk-on beach. Two bedroom cottage plus detached  workshop on one acre. By  marina, fishing, golfing, skiing. $89,000. 337-5385.  Private Sale, Country Club  area Nanaimo. $79,500.  Grade level finished basement, three bedrooms, 21/?  baths, rec room, near  schools and bus. Will carry  finance. Ph: 756-1857.  $2000 down, easy terms.  One, five and 10 acre estates  west of Kamloops on the  Thompson River. Lots of  water and power, great soil,  views and river frontage  available. Call collect. Al  Long 373-2282.   Trade or sell three Br double  wide on one acre on Gabriola  Island for property in Vancouver. $80,000. SADP, 310-  810 West Broadway, Van-  couver, B.C. V52 4C9.  Last Frontier: Village/farm.  Six homes, acreage, good  water, near lake, no building  regulations. Ideal for families/groups. $157,000. Bestsellers Realty Ltd. Dennis  Denneyr 832-7144.   SERVICES   Suffering a personal injury  insurance claim? W. Carey  Linde, BA LLB, Lawyer in  practice since 1972. 1650  Duranleau, Vancouver, B.C.  V6K 3S4. Phone Collect  Anytime 0-684-7798 for Free  "How   to"    Information:  Claims and Awards.   TRAVEL   Australia/New Zealand travel plans? Now you can call  free to Anza Travel - the  Down Under experts. Lowest  fares, best planned trip.  112-800-972-6928.   Bellingham, Washington  Motels. Coachman Inn &  (new) Park Motel. Modern  units. Canadian money at  par. Special reduced rates -  two people for $42.00 (206)  671-9000 or Van., B.C. (604) ]  224-6226.   When in Vancouver, Burnaby, Richmond "The Most  Beautiful Breakfast In The  World" is a must!!! Huge  Dutch Pancakes. Only at  Dutch Pannekoek Houses.  Seven locations.  YOUR AD  IN 690,000  HOMES FOR  $109  bJaiiket  classifieds  cme call does it all  25 WORDS $109  COAST NEWS  885-3930  <5 3 bdrm. house & hobby farm,  barn, chicken pen, etc. in Gibsons, 1 mi. to mall, schools &  pool, $485/m. 886-2543.     #36  Small waterfront suite avail, lower  Gibsons, $235. Ph. 525-1589.  Waterfront accom., 1 bdrm. furn.  suite, self cont.; 1 bdrm.  unfurn., avail. S8pt. 1; 3 bdrm.  rural cottage on acreage, unfurn.  Sorry no dogs. 886-7377.    TFN  Part-time experienced cook required immediately. 886-2804.  #34  Part-time waitress, with bar experience, apply in person to Jade  Palace Rest, between 4 and 5  p.m. #34  Full time child care for 3 yr. old &  8 mo. girls. Preferably in my  home. Start Sept. 3. 886-8753  Bet. 6-8 p.m. #35  Exp. part time waitresses req. for  Seaview Gardens. Apply in person 12 to 3 p.m. #34  (  28.  Work Wanted  Bookeeping Service  Alice Basey  886-7774  D  #36  Chimney cleaning, reas. rates,  work guaranteed. 885-2573.  #36  Window cleaning, prof. qual.  reasonable prices. 886-2542.  #36  Will Babysit in my home  weekdays, newborn to preschool.  886-8436. #34  ��� GARRY'S CRANE i  SERVICE    116-70211  ��� 6 Ton Crane .  ��� 40 Ft. Trailer  ��� Sod Delivery  ��� Free Dead Car  Removal  Thorough cleaning.  Call Sharron. $6/hr.  Ph. 886-2444.  #34  Phone 885-7286 for Exp.  carpenter, bricklayer  w/background in engineering.  #34  Gardening,   weedeating,   brush  clearing, odd jobs, any kind of  honest work for strong young ?  man. 886-7769. #34  Student will do yard work, etc.  886-7645. #34  Exp. plumber needs work. Old or  new, reasonable rates.  886-9149. #37  PEERLESS TREE  SERVICES LTD.  Topping-Limbing-Danger tree  removal. Insured, guaranteed  work. Free estimates. 885-2109.  TFN  TERRY McBRlDE  General Contractor  8*6-7289  New   Homes   ���   Renovations  -Additions  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  Electrical, plumbing, carpentry  work. Reasonable rates.  886-3798. #34  Need your house cleaned, errands done? Hard worker will  help, reasonable rate. Just call  886-3001. #34  MOBILE HOME MAINT.  Gutters, skirting, additions,  roofs. Anything to do with mob.  homes. 885-5995. TFN  Complete landscaping service &  fencing of any kind. Tractor for  hire. 885-5033. TFN  Hardwood floors resanded and  finished. Work guaranteed. Free'  est^Phone 885-5072. TFN  pilid Care  )  Sitter needed for 2 yr. old girl,  Sat. & Sun. only, car an asset but  not essential. Call Mon.-Wed.  886-7303. #34  30.     Business  Opportunities  Sewage treatment sales & service  co.. est. 1971. Will train. Semi-  retire with an income. 885-9654.  #36  Coast News, August 26,1985  19.  *;��'?,  A lengthy pesticide control board hearing heard evidence from both B.C. Hydro and the appellants, Joe  Harrison, pictured here with Michael Conway-Brown and other members of his delegation.  ���Dianne Evans photo  Pesticide appeal heard  |3l7  Continued from page 1  chemical wiped onto the cut, or,  where necessary merely wiped  onto the leaves of a standing  tree.  Lyall Forbes, who has been a  resident of the area for some 25  years and has seen it develop into the present community, was  able to indicate on the B.C.  Hydro map several watercourses which had been left out.  "What were your plans if you  didn't know about these watercourses?" Forbes asked.  "These are all spawning creeks,  except Maude which was until  they put a culvert in.  "Any of these things (Roundup e.g.) are always experimentation," he continued. "Every  time you use them it's experimenting with nature."  One of the major documents  used by the appellant was a  report issued by the Sacramento  Water Quality Commission  which made many recommendations including a restriction  on allowable quantities of  glyphosate. Environmental Protection Agency recommendation, as of June 26, 1984 direct  only 500 parts per billion as being acceptable with an interim  130 parts per million being  recommended to protect aquatic Jife._ The EPA alsq;recom5j  mended that more research is  needed.  The closing arguments by  Hydro drew attention to what  was perceived by the lawyers to  be a lack of knowledge of the  appellants.  ' 'They didn't know that there  was no appeal against the 1984  use of Roundup in the area,"  House said in her summation,  "they had incorrct information  about soil bonding, they didn't  know we have an agreement  with Gibb Baal (of the Ruby  Lake Restaurant who allegedly  has said he is satisfied with  Hydro's safety precautions)."  Regional Board Director for  Area A Ian Vaughan had indicated that he would be present  Legal  J  INVITATION  TO TENDER  Water taxi services for  transporting up to 6 men  from Pender Harbour to  Cockburn Bay on Nelson  Island as required from 1  Oct. 85 to 30 Sept. 86.  Reference No. Q5-5268.  Closing Date 12 Sept. 85.  Details available from office  of B.C. Hydro Purchasing  Agent, 1265 Howe St., Suite  200, Vancouver, B.C. V62  2G8; 663-2577 or  663-2560. Sealed tenders  clearly marked with  reference number will be  received in Room 226, address as above, until 11  a.m. on above closing date.  ��RCHydio  NOTICE TO  CREDITORS  AND OTHERS  Notice is hereby given that  creditors and others having  claims against the Estate of  MAR6RET MARION.  HOPKINS, deceased, who  died on December 21st,  1972, are hereby required to  send them to the undersigned Executor at Box 509, Gibsons, British Columbia,  before the 12th day of  September, 1S85, after  which date the Executor will  distribute the said Estate  among the-parties entitled  thereto, having regard to the  claims of which it has notice:  W.D. Douglas  Executor  ��B     ��  C  </>    O  ui   o  2    "  I-    *  <o 2  Si  O eft  o *  1_   ID  o  t/1  1/1  o  a*  c  ���c  .o  _   in  _>.-o  a  ��  2 <c  3   "l/t  _v w  c a  cc v  <&  <��  &  4��  m  dp  <&  at the hearing but called to say  that he would be unable to attend. Therefore the SCRD was  unrepresented a fact which B.C.  Hydro drew attention to on  several occasions.  "This (absence of the Director) is another example of lack  of evidence," House said, "we  must give the appellant little or  no weight, too, in their evidence  concerning the safety of Roundup.  "There are no unreasonable  or adverse effects. We ask, is it  safe? The government law controls the sale of Roundup with  the Pesticide Control Products  Act. The Minister has to give his  approval  of labelling,  which  clearly sets out regulations and  instructions concerning the safe  application of the product."  Harrison called for more  testing, and again cited the  California report. He also raised the question of the formation  of nitrosamines, carcinogenic  substances which may be formed in the soil where red alder  grows, as they produce nitrogen  in the soil, and the glyphosate  breaks down into a nitrogenous  form. Studies in this area are incomplete.  "The board will be flying in  the face of a perceived danger if  it ignores this evidence," Harrison said in concluding his  speech.  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 Gay  Hoon, General Delivery, Roberts Creek, who correctly located the  earth sifter at the Sunshine Coast Golf and Country Club.  French for ladies  "Every letter I get from my  relatives in France now, I have  to look up words in the French-  English dictionary," bemoaned  Yvette Kent in a conversation  with the Coast News last week.  "I thought that if I were doing that, then many of the other  French speaking women here  would be in the same boat,"  Yvette continued.  To help improve that situation, Yvette proposes to form a  club   for   French   speaking  women which will meet perhaps  twice a month and during which  meetings nothing but French  will be spoken.  Capilano College, Sechelt  campus, has offered the group  films and books and has also  made space available for the  members to view the films at the  college.  "We will try to keep French  alive," Yvette said. If you are  interested in joining such a club,  call Yvette Kent at 885-9461.  Windshields  - for trucks and cars  Mirrors  - custom work for home, business  _l__ L.LI trLu �� _  Hwy. 101 & Pratt Rd., Gibsons 886-7359  m  ,<",.  k��  '���"���/i'U  A,'/'     *   ,  FALL TERM COURSES IN SCHELT  Unless otherwise stated, all courses listed will he held at  the Sechelt Campus, 1360 Inlet Avenue.  ACADEMIC/CAREER/VOCATIONAL COURSES(Credit)  Classes commence the week of September 3, Fees are  $21.50 per credit hour plus $20 registration fee.  ENGLISH 106-71 INTRODUCTION TO DRAMA (3 Credit  Hours)  ��� Prerequisite: English Diagnostic Test or English Placement  Test.  A study of Canadian drama, Greek comedy and a text by  Tennesee Williams. Literary and theatrical aspects are  discussed.  14 Thursdays 6-9 p.m.  ART 169-71 LOOM WEAVING( 3 Credit Hours)  Prerequisite: None  Beginning experiences in loom weaving; learning to warp a  loom, basic weaves and drafting for four harness loom.  Tuesday evenings 7-10 p.m.  Alternating with Saturday mornings  9 to 12 noon for 16 sessions.  BUSINESS MANAGEMENT 178-71 ACCOUNTING 1 (3  Credit Hours)  Prerequisite: Grade 12 completion  An introduction to basic accounting principles and  procedures. Students will study accounting, reporting of  cash, accounts receivable, assets and merchandise  inventory.  14 Thursdays 6:30-9:30 p.m.  MISS OUT ON HIGH SCHOOL?  NEED TO REVIEW WHAT YOU KNEW?  Capilano College's Adult Basic Education/College  Foundations Program Offers:  - self paced learning in English, Math and Sciences  - daytime and evening classes, full-time and part-time  - individual instruction in small groups  - access to all college facilities  Prerequisite: 18 years old and one year out of school.  Phone now for an interview for October 1985 admission.  ACHIEVEMENT RESOURCE CENTRE  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.  LIBRARY SERVICES  A small collection is held at the sechelt Campus. Access to  books and media collection at the North Vancouver campus  is provided by microfiche catalogue and is available to the  public and students.  COUNSELLING SERVICES  The community is encouraged to take advantage of this  service. A counsellor is on duty on a part-time basis in  Sechelt. Call for an appointment.  EXTENSION PROGRAMS AND WORKSHOPS  10 % discount on these courses up to September 7.  TYPING  Mon/Wed 7-9 p.m., 20 sessions, September 23, $95.  Extensive individualized program for beginners and those  already familiar with the keyboard. Gives excellent  background for progression to computer terminals.  MARINE INVERTEBRATES  Wed 6:45-8:45 p.m. 4 sessions.  Explains the biology of local intertidal & maraculture  species, how groups interrelate and their ecology.  SUPERHOST PROGRAM  4-10 p.m., September 23, October 28, November 25, $10  (each)  Develop hospitality skills taught by local instructors and  developed by the Ministry of Tourism for Expo '86. Co-  Sponsored by Sunshine Coast Tourism Association.  FOUR SATURDAY WORKSHOPS - October 26  (includes lunch)  CAREER TESTING/COUNSELLING  9-4 p.m. plus 1 hour counselling November 2, $75.  Discover the career which suits you by examining values,  attitudes, feelings, aptitude and interest. After testing  potential, interpretations are given and planning done in  individual sessions.  STARTING YOUR OWN BUSINESS  9-4 p.m., $50.  Learn why businesses succeed, what pitfalls can exist.  Learn to assess ideas, research markets, write business  plans, and find where to get financing.  FITNESS TESTING  9-4 p.m., $40.  Testing muscular fitness, flexibility, cardiovascular fitness.  Followed by individual fitness counselling to identify  strengths and weaknesses and give a plan for  improvement.  CALLIGRAPHY  9-4 p.m., $45.  Learn the basic form of Italic handwriting which can be  used to display poems, announcements and the like.  ADVANCE NOTICE  The International ELDERH0STEL Program is coming to  Sechelt for the Summer 1986. Senior Citizens interested in  joining for one or two week programs should call the  Sechelt Campus 885-9310.  Call 885-9310 for further information, Capilano  College, Sechelt Campus, Inlet Avenue, Sechelt,  B.C. VON 3A0. 20.  Coast News, August 26,1985  Germany to pay treatment for war vets  Bath attendant Anne Metzner massages the shoulder of Josef  Solga, who is receiving four weeks of treatment at Western Moor-  bad, courtesy of the West German government. ���Fran Burnside photo  B.C. Tel rejects  latest offer  from TWU  The Telecommunications  Worker's Union (TWU) today  revealed that B.C. Telephone  has rejected out of hand the  union's latest offer for the  union to pay the wages of two  workers to keep B.C. Tel's Mini  Mart open on the Sunshine  Coast.  "We are shocked at the flat  ; rejection by the company of any  compromise," says Linda  Hiebert, business agent with the  TWU.  "Only just over a month ago  B.C. Tel stated that the cost of  the wages of two employees  supposedly prevented them  from keeping the Gibsons Mini  Phone Mart open. The TWU  has now offered to pay all these  costs for one year but the company still refuses to open the  phone marts."  The union states the company  is centralizing its services unnec-  cessarily and deliberately  removing local employment and  personal service from small  communities around B.C. in  prder to benefit a few urban  areas and to increase profit.  "A letter of August 8 submitted to B.C. Tel by the TWU  president Bill Clark states that  the union would pay all the  costs of opening mini-marts in  both Gibsons and Sechelt and  pay for the salaries of the two  employees for one year. The only obligation on the company  would be to provide the two  marts with the standard computer hook-up and maintain the  dental and other benefits of the  ��� employees. Last week B.C. Tel  replied in writing to the union,  flatly rejecting its offer.  "Although telephone customers along the Sunshine Coast  pay millions of dollars of phone  costs to B.C. Tel the company is  tearing out of small communities such as Gibsons the  few services and jobs that it, for  so many years, has provided."  The recent announcement of  layoffs at the Port Mellon pulp  mill and the elimination of  another 98 jobs will be another  deep shock to a community that  is suffering one of the highest  unemployment rates in the province, according to Hiebert.  "The Europeans would be  happy to have such good mud  as we have here," said Anne  Metzner of Western Moorbad  in conversation with the Coast  News last week. "We had to  send samples to West Germany  for analysis and they were very  pleased with the results."  Western Moorbad, situated  in the Rockwood Lodge,  Sechelt, has just received a long-  awaited authorization from the  Social Insurance Department of  the City of Bremen which gives  approval for the Balneo Treatment, equivalent to that  available in West Germany, to  be administered to German Army veterans now resident in  Canada.  The first such patient, Mr.  Josef Solga, began his  treatments on August 17. A  seven year resident of Victoria,  up to now Mr. Solga has had to  go to Germany for his treatments which last for 29 days  and are necessary every three  years.  West German Social Insurance covered the costs only  from the German end of the  plane trip, which meant considerable expense to Mr. Solga  as well as the discomfort of a  long journey.  "We applied for the  authorization some thirteen  months ago," Mrs. Metzner,  who with her husband Fred  operates Moorbad, said "but it  took all that time to check out  whether we comply with West  German standards. Now that  our approval has been given we  are hoping to attract some more  veterans; there are 5,000 such  eligible people in Canada alone,  and we are the only facility able  to offer the treatments either uv  Canada or in the US."  The advantages to Sechelt  will be great, says Mrs. Metzner.  "Mr. Solga's treatment, for  example, will be about $3,500  including all his meals, accommodation and daily  treatments," she said. "If there  are 5,000 eligible such veterans  in Canada then even if only ten  per cent of them need to come  to us, there will be a big influx  of money into the Sunshine  Coast. j'  "We can accommodate only  22 person, so any others will  have to stay in local hotels," she  continued, "and many people  who visit us from afar come  with their families who all have  to stay somewhere, to eat in the  area, and who will shop as people do when they are away from  home."  Mr. Solga hails from Hohen-  limburg, a city near Cologne.  He told the Coast Newtfthat his  children were the first to come  out to Canada, and that he  followed shortly afterwards.  "I met many Canadians at  the end of the war in  Germany," he said, "and they  were very friendly to us regular  soldiers."  Mrs. Metzner explained that,  after the First World War, mud  was sent from Prince Rupert to  Europe for healing, but the idea'  of mud baths did not catch on  in Canada, although, as Mrs.  Metzner pointed out, the West  Coast Indians have been familiar with the healing powers of  local mud for centuries.  Popular for generations in  Europe because of its healing  effects, treatment with peloids  or therapeutic muds is a form  also of preventive medicine.  "We have a one-week anti-  stress program which is like a  retreat," she explained, "there  are five treatments with the mud  bath, also other baths, such as  iodine, sulphur, and C02,  which are very relaxing and  therapeutic. In North America  we are very prone to stress-  related diseases and this is a way  of ridding yourself of that  harmful stress."  A local doctor from the  Sechelt Medical Clinic, works  with the therapist and the patient during the course of  treatments; in cases of the German war veterans, a weekly examination is mandatory.  "Unfortunately our treatments are not yet recognised by  the Canadian medical plans, but  they can be claimed on income  tax," Mrs. Metzner explained.  "Also, we offer a ten per cent  discount for senior citizens and  local residents."  For more information call  Western Moorbad, 885-7171 or  write to Western Moorbad, Box  1670, Sechelt, B.C., VON 3A0.  ZIEBART  "The Import Car's  Best Friend"  ���   rust protection  Bra  SUNSHINE  RAKE & MUFFLE  Wharf Rd. & Dolphin St.,  (By the stoplight) Sechelt  885-7600  BACK-TOSCHOOL SPECIAL=  Disc Brakes   $7995  Parts & labour included  Most vehicles.  p��"r pair  plus tax  Drum Brakes $69��-  plus lax  New Dimensions  in Home Entertainment  9  9  ��  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  ELECTROHOME  VHS  VIDEO CASSETTE  RECORDER  ��  ��  ��  ��  ��  ��  ��  ��  ��  ��  ��  ��  ELECntOHOME  ���Cablemaster�� Tuning ���Microprocessor Controlled Operation��10  Function Wired Remote Controls-  Event, 2-Week Programmabi-  lity��Speed Search, Still Frame��One  Touch Record 'Timer (O.T,R.)��3  Speeds for up to 8 hours of continuous recording.  M.S.L. ��649  ^**'^_  SALE  $  479  Q  Q  Q  9  Q  g.  0  Q  Q  Q  EURCTRDHOME  ���Two Head Wireless Remote  VCR��Cablemaster�� Tuning 105  Channel Compatible*Microprocessor  Controlled Operation��12 Function  Wireless Remote Control��4-Event, 2  Week Programmability��Speed  Search, Still Frame��One Touch  Record Timer (O.T.R.)��3 Speeds for  up to 8 hours of continuous recording. ���Not exactly as illustrated.  M.S.L '749  SALE  $  549   \  -"^  e\ess  V��Ke.  * ��^  * ^^>^>e!.:���J  ^  oolov  ,x\��*  ELECntOHOME  5Microptocessor-Controlled 5 Motor  Direct Drive��Cablemaster 139  Channel, Quartz Acculok*  Tuning��29-Function Wireless  Remote Control'Stereo Sound with  Dolby* Noise Reduction��New 4  - LOGIC HEAD Video Head System,  5-Motor Direct Drive��Jitter-Free  Speed-Search, Still Frame and Slow  Motion in SP and EP��8-Event, 2-Week  Programmability��3 Speeds for up to 8  hours of continuous recording��Tape  End Alarm and Tape Remaining Indicator  M.S.L. *1299  SALE  $  \-�����-*"  799  ELECmOHOME  ���Hi-Fi Stereo Audio Playback &  Recording��25-Function Wireless  Remote Control��Cablemaster*  Tuning��4-Event, 2-Week Program-  mability��One Touch Recording Timer  (O.T.R.)��Speed Search, Still  Frame��Half-Speed Slow Motion  M.S.L. M299  SALE  $899  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9.  9  Other Models to choose from!  FURNISHINGS  lri-Store financing  available OAC,  Tues.    Thur.  Fri, it S��it.  Sun.- it Moh(  930  530       Seaview Place, (Gibsoihs   fa  .9:30   '9:00   '."������.���'./.���������',���'.��� ':'\ ��~~  ~���^~ ���'������':..': /'^  886-8886


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