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 _       -,._ ���.-  .Legislative Library  Parliament Buildings  Victoria. BC  V8V 1X4  ���:--.4;-  S7&  Published on the Sunshine Coast      25* per copy on news stands  ?.  At newspaper convention  Premier scores a hit  with B.C. publishers  by John Burnside  Government relationships  with the media, the need to end  confrontation in B.C.. a fairer  distribution of federal funds,  and the nature of the present  Social Credit election campaign  were among the issues addressed by Premier Bill Vander Zalm  in a speech to the B.C. and  Yukon Newspaper Association  in Vancouver last Thursday.  Vander Zalm told the collected publishers of community  .newspapers that he had always  had a good relationship with the  media throughout his 20 years  in politics.  "You  get  back  what  you  give," said the premier. "I've  1 always made myself available  and have tried to answer questions as honestly as possible. If  you try to hide from the media  .or to mislead them they'll get  the story anyway but not from  your  perspective.  It  must be  , realized that the media constitute an important part of our  democratic institutions."  In answer to a subsequent  question from a newspaper  publisher, the premier answered  in the affirmative about the  televising of the work of the  legislature. "We* might even be  able to have it in place lay the  opening of the next session," he  said.  The premier had come to the  newspaper association dinner  direct from further talks with  the forest companies aimed / at  ending the current strike in the  forest industry.  "This afternoon we met with  the business executives. The initial meetings were not that successful but we won't give up.  After a two-hour meeting with  the representatives of the companies we are possibly a little  closer to a solution. I provided  them with an option which they  are now considering."  The premier pointed to the  enormous resources which B.C.  enjoys.  "If we can put an end to confrontation and develop trust in  this province then optimism will  grow and investment will  follow," ,said Premier Vander  Zalm.  The premier was critical of  the way B.C. was treated in;  confederation. *  "We have 12 per cent of the;  national population but get only;  three per cent of federal pro-;  curements. We must ask for;  more. Maybe a little less than 12? _~  per cent but closer to it."        >  The premier pointed out that��  of the billions of dollars spent in��  this country to develop new in-��>  dustry, 48 per cent is spent in..  the Ottawa River Valley.        ,." ,  On his refusal to debate NDK  leader, Bob Skelly the premier'  questioned the value of such''.'  debates. *  "I've   seen   all   the   same;,  debates as.you have," he said,*  "and I don't think you learn*  much  about the issues from-  them. If you people," he said,* "  indicating the assembled publishers, "would give a half page"  in your papers to Skelly and a"  half page to me to answer-ques-^ ,.  tions on the issues a great deal,  more   learning   would   take,.  place."  The premier and his wife left;;  the banquet hall to the prolong-"  ed applause of the obviously inW  pressed publishers of community newspapers. ^..  ���^Z,^yy4r&'4  President of the National Liberal Party Iona Campagnola was in Sechelt last week to help Liberal candidate Gordon Wilson open the Sunshine Coast campaign office. Later the candidate and Ms Campagnola Went main-streeting through Sechelt. Next week the Coast News will carry full election coverage .  with statements of position from all three candidates. ���Kay smith photo  IBy Forest Advisory Committee  Tomkies takes new tack  SCTA proposes it become  Coast's marketing arm  ftr/fi'.l-t^J        -x**r.  VSA'  ,y __  _,_ /  ,._._-...*..*���  \  Calling for its  "contribute   $700  Coast kiln explored  members to        President Tomkies. Present at  towards   a       the   meeting   were   Tomkies,  . y't^dcojjghly-researched, profes-        retiring manager and now un-1  <"__nnj_Uv._^YPf__v_��__ rnact-uyMp_><_. *" -":|jyfri&ecuti?erjDirecW'J _4_ttne  The Forestry Advisory Committee will be doing preliminary  investigation into the feasibility  ; bf constructing "a community  kiln on the Sunshine.Coast. The  decision   was   made   at    last  Wednesday's meeting after the  ��� >��� committee heard a report from  ,|Community  Development Of-  yficer Irene Lugsdin".  ?    MsT-ugsdin was reporting on  \ a  recent   visit   made  to   Port  ";'...Alberni to research that city's  ^economic strategy.;One of the  ^projects being worked on is a  '^community kiln, something that  i had been identified as a need for  tithe   Sunshine   Coast   !in   an  Economic employment strategy  ^produced   by   the   Economic  ^Development   Committee   and  j��the   Sunshine "Coast   Employment Development Society last  SMay.  $' Lugsdin, was enthusiastic  pabout what she'd seen in Port  j^Mbemi and similar possibilities  ��_br development in this region.  __After discussing the possible  ^economic effects of building a  ^-community kiln here, the com-  ^mittee decided that a feasibility  <study would be necessary to  identify- specific community  Sneeds in terms of size, location  j^and the operational and financial structure of such an  ijendeavor. . y-  _ It was pointed out that much  yof the expertise needed for the  i^study was present jn committee  members. In order to reduce the  ���jost of a professional consultant, a sub-committee was  struck to outline the terms of  reference of a .feasibility study.  At the next Forestry Advisory  Meeting, committee members  will examine the outline arid  look within their ranks for  sources of the information  needed.  Tim Clement, owner of Clement Sawing Service and committee member, has already  done some information gathering on the subject. He .suggests  that with a lack of natural gas  on the Coast and the high cost  of oil, an electric kiln seemsto  be the obvious way to go. For  community use, it would need  to have several compartments  each of which could be adjusted  to handle a variety of load sizes  and species. However, he adds,  "We're just in the early stages  of exploring this."  The location of such a facility  on the Sunshine Coast would  open up the area for the re-  manufacturing industry, says  Clement. Presently, the cost.of  shipping wood to . Vancouver  for drying makes ' it unprofitable.  Steve Tsuruda of Bayside  Sawmills, agrees that the idea  has potential. His company had  plans to build their own kiln last  year but had to put them on  hold due to the costs of other  expansions, and he feels that  having a kiln here would be "a  wonderful thing for the peninsula."-   ���:;���>-.  ._;;;,:..>.y  Richard Chamberlain,  .another mill owner, says that he  would certainly find, it useful  and that he would have a  market for the dried lumber ''1 f  the community is going to do  anything in forestry a kiln  makes the most sense."  s_onally-executed Coast-wide ef-  j/'fort which will deliver real in-  ' creases in visitor traffic and pro-  fits' ' the Sunshine Coast  Tourism Association (SCTA)  has announced 'wide-ranging  policies and new strategies to  better serve its members beyond  Expo '86'.  The new strategy was announced last week in a three-  page press release written by  President Richard Tomkies. It  was produced at a directors1  meeting held in the Driftwood  Inn on Friday, October 3.  A Coast News reporter and  photographer were turned away  from  the  Friday  meeting by  ���.��.  Drama meeting  There will be a meeting of the Driftwood Players at the  home of NestXewis - 98 Kelly Road, Gibsons - on Wednesday, October 22, starting at 7:30 p.m.      . y  Future plans will be discussed and new ideas are welcome.  For more information please call 886^7573.  All candidates  An aill candidates meeting has been set up, co-sponsored by  the Sunshine Coast Teachers' Association and the Gibsons  Chamber of Commerce.  It will be held at the Gibsons Elementary Gymnasium, at 8  p.m. on October 14, 1986.  Food Bank hours  The October hours for the Sechelt Food Bank, located  behind Capilano College, are from 1 to 3 p.m. on October 8  and 22.        -  The Food Bank is open to residents from all areas of the  Sunshine Coast. For more information or to make a donation  please call 885-5532.  Langdon, Vice-President Ed  Traff, Treasurer Art McGinnis,  and representatives Cindy Buis  and Bryan Rubin of the Gibsons and District Chamber of  Commerce.  It is understood that representatives Peter Benjafield  and Ruth King of the Pender  Harbour Motel and Hotel  Owners' Association arrived  after the Coast News representatives were asked to leave.  Also present was association  employee Jim McDowell.  Treasurer Art McGinnis told  the Coast News later that it was  thought best if President Tomkies wrote a press release for  both papers, though spokesmen  for the association,  including  Tomkies, have publicly decried  that procedure When followed  by the Tourism Task Force* "'  ' The thr_��-page vpres^wrtea��^  now endorses the Tourism Ta|H"  Force, though the Costs! Nei|&  has learned that a letter was  written by Tomkies to Victoria  in the past few weeks questioning expressed government approval of the task force.  The SCTA is now proposing  that the task force develop'  tourist infrastructure while leaV^  ing marketing and tourisraj  research to the SCTA. - y  The chairman of the Marked  ing Committee, which includes y  two representatives of theV  SCTA, for the Tourism Tasf  Force is Bryan Rubin. On. the  latest proposal from the;  Tomkies group Rubin, who was.  present at the meeting would  say only, "Time will tell."      '.  rnes  ;y A 250 pound black bear was  -Shot, on Skyline Drive in Gibsons last Friday after a chase  *from the breakwater in the Harbour. It took two RCMP officers and the Conservation Of-  _ ficer to finally corner the bear  .which has been seen on the  ;;Bluff by many residents.  $ Jamie Stephen told the Coast  '^News that two cubs have been  Righted on the Bluff along with  ;:the mother. In .fact, Stephen  isaid, it was thought that the  |beqr. killed on Friday would be  ,^rfie sow but was instead a  ^healthy male.  f   Most bears on the Sunshine  Coast are now found in settled  And  areas, Stephen explained,  why?  Two hundred years ago forest  stretched down to the shoreline;  there was. little light below the  trees and therefore no shrubs,  especially berry bearing shrubs,  with food for bears. It was the  advent of the early settlers that  brought with it the first wave of  forest clearing with the following, growth of food shrubs.  The   subsequent   waves   of  settlement and the recent  estate booms have  the creation of "a  bears  beneath   the  elevation".  .  "This area is stuffed  real  resulted in  Utopia for  150   foot  with  food for bears," Stephen continued. "Where there were two  or'three or four breeding pairs  of bears, now, the land will support as many bears as we permit  to be here. This year the problem has been compounded by  the poor wild berry crop at  higher elevations so even if the  bears wanted to live off the land  they would have a problem.  "We've certainly created the  problem ourselves, albeit unwittingly. Probably now the bears  realize that they don't have to  return to the higher places but  can stay here and feed. The  mother bear teaches her cubs  not to strip a blueberry bush but  how to tear apart garbage cans,  those funny metal logs with  food inside."  Stephen said he regretted this  influx of bears but that the  more bears lived in settled areas  the more potential there would  be for personal injury.  "Surprise exacerbates the  situation. You get a black bear  haying a good time in the garage  with the bag of dog food you've  left there by mistake. Little  Johnny comes running around  the corner and sees the big black  animal in there, shrieks and that  puts the bear into a panic. He  Please turn to page 15  It was not an easy nor a pleasant task for local RCMP officers last  week when this large male bear was found on the Bluff in Gibsons  and subsequently shot. See story this page. ���Ray Smith photo  .-.it  * .  f  i  '1  ��� .&������-..     _     _.��� *__) __-> .Legislative Library  Parliament Buildings  Victoria. BC  V8V1X4  ! .  S7&  "fr  Published on the Sunshine Coast      25' per copy on news stands        October 6,1986  f  1  |'  J  ��  A.       '  1  1  1  I  \  1  newspaper convention  Premier scores a hit  with B.C. publishers  i!   i  ._  by John Burnside  * Government relationships  with the media, the need to end  . confrontation in B.C.. a fairer  distribution of federal funds,  and the nature of the present  Social Credit election campaign  were among the issues addressed by Premier Bill Vander Zalm  in a speech to the B.C. and  Yukon Newspaper Association  in Vancouver last Thursday.  .vy. Vander Zalm told the collected publishers of community  .newspapers that he had always  had a good relationship with the  media throughout his 20 years  in politics.  "You  get  back  what  you  give," said the premier. "I've  ' always made myself available  and have tried to answer questions as honestly as possible. If  ' you try to hide from the media  .or to mislead them they'll get  the story anyway but not from  your  perspective.   It  must  be  , realized that' the media constitute an important part of our  democratic institutions."  In answer to a subsequent  question from a newspaper  publisher, the premier answered  in the affirmative about the  televising of the work of the  legislature.. "We" might even be  able to have it in place "by the  opening of the next session," he  said.  The premier had come to the  newspaper association dinner  direct from further talks with  the forest companies aimed / at  ending the current strike in the  forest industry.  "This afternoon we rirtet with  the business executives. The initial meetings were not that successful but we won't give up.  After a two-hour meeting with  the representatives of the companies we are possibly a little  closer to a solution. I provided  them with an option which they  are now considering."  The premier pointed to the  enormous resources which B.C.  enjoys.  "If we can put an end to confrontation and develop trust in  this province then optimism will  grow and investment will  follow," ,said Premier Vander  Zalm.  The premier was critical of  the way B.C. was treated in;  confederation. *  "We have 12 per cent of the;  national population but get only;  three per cent of federal pro-;  curements. We must ask for;  more. Maybe a little less than 1_��  per cent but closer to it."        >  The premier pointed out that��  of the billions of dollars spent in��  this country to develop new in-��;  dustryi 48 per cent is spent in..  the Ottawa River Valley.        ,."  On his refusal to debate NDK  leader, Bob Skelly the premier'  questioned the value of such''.'  debates. *  "I've seen all the same;,  debates as.you have," he said,*  "and- I don't think you learn*  much about the issues fronv;  them. If you people," he said,*  indicating the assembled publishers, "would give a half page"  in your papers to Skelly and a"  half page to me to answer-ques%���  tions on the issues a great deal;  more learning would take,.  place." ;.  The premier and his.wife left;;  the banquet hall to the prolong-^  ed applause of the obviously im-:  pressed publishers of communis.  ty newspapers. '  3  ._;  ���'-ii  -_|  ���'J  ���President Of the National Liberal Party Iona Campagnola was in Sechelt last week to help Liberal candidate Cordon Wilson open the Sunshine Coast campaign office. Later the candidate and Ms Campagnola went main-streeting through Sechelt. Next week the Coast News will carry full election coverage .  with statements of position from all three candidates. ��� Ra> smith photo  Tomkies takes new tack  SCTA proposes it become  Coast's marketing arm  By Forest Advisory Committee  rfT v^y_b# V,���  ^r_U __*���"_*��  -. '  -nf*  _���<���'  Coast kiln  The Forestry Advisory Committee will be doing preliminary  investigation into the feasibility  of constructing " a community  kiln on the Sunshine Coast. The  decision   was   made   at    last  Wednesday's meeting after the  ;��� committee heard a report from  yCommunity  Development  Of-  yficer Irene Lugsdin".  ������*������'   Ms Lugsdin was reporting on  . a  recent   visit   made  to   Port  ";'... Alberni to research that city's  ^economic strategy. One of the  ^projects being worked on is a  '^community kiln, something that  i:had been identified as a need for  tithe   Sunshine   Coast   !in   an  ^economic employment strategy  ^produced   by   the   Economic  ^Development   Committee   and  <*��� the   Sunshine "Coast   Employ-  jSment Development Society last  ��;May.   .  $' Lugsdin, was enthusiastic  pabout what she'd seen in Port  j&Mbemi and similar possibilities  ��_br development in this region.  ;After discussing the possible  Economic effects of building a  ^-community kiln here, the com-  '-.mittee decided that a feasibility  <study would be necessary to  identify- specific community  Sneeds in terms ���of size, location  j^and the operational arid financial structure of such an  jjendeavor.  _ It was pointed out that much  yof the expertise needed for the  i$study was present jn committee  &  members. In order to reduce the  cost of a professional consul-  ���ant, a sub-committee was  struck to outline the terms of  reference of a feasibility study.  At the next Forestry Advisory  Meeting, committee members  will examine the outline arid  look within their ranks for  sources of the information  needed.  Tim Clement, owner of Clement Sawing Service and committee member, has already  done some information gathering on the subject. He .suggests  that with a lack of natural gas  on the Coast and the high cost  of oil, an electric kiln seems; to  be the obvious way to go. For  community use, it would need  to have several compartments  each of which could be adjusted  to handle a variety of load sizes  and species. However, he adds,  "We're just in the early stages  of exploring this."  The location of such a facility  on the Sunshine Coast would  open up the area for the re-  manufacturing industry, says  Clement. Presently, the cost.of.  shipping wood to . Vancouver  for drying makes " it unprofitable.  Steve Tsuruda of Bayside  Sawmills, agrees that the idea  has potential. His company had  plans to build their own kiln last  year but had to put them on  hold due to the costs of other  expansions, and he feels that  having a kiln here would be "a  wonderful thing for the peninsula."  Richard Chamberlain,  another mill owner, says that he  would certainly find it useful  and that he would have a  market for the dried lumber "11  the community is going to do  anything in forestry a kiln  makes the most sense."  \ Calling for its members to  contribute $700 towards a  '^pcojjphly-researched, profesr  "���'[ ���sio'nally-execuled Coast-wide ef-  </' fort which will deliver real increases in visitor traffic and pro-  fits' ' the Sunshine Coast  Tourism Association (SCTA)  has announced 'wide-ranging  policies and new strategies to  better serve its members beyond  Expo '86'.  The new strategy was announced last week in a three-  page press release written by  President Richard Tomkies. It  was produced at a directors'  meeting held in the Driftwood  Inn on Friday, October 3.  A Coast News reporter and  photographer were turned away  from   the  Friday  meeting  by  Drama meeting  There will be a meeting of the Driftwood Players at the  home of Nest Xewis - 98 Kelly Road, Gibsons - on Wednesday, October 22, starting at 7:30 p.m.      . y  Future plans will be discussed and new ideas are welcome.  For more information please call 886^7573.  All candidates  An all candidates meeting has been set up, co-sponsored by  the Sunshine Coast Teachers' Association and the Gibsons  Chamber of Commerce.  It will be held at the Gibsons Elementary Gymnasium, at 8  p.m. on October 14, 1986.  Food Bank hours  The October hours for the Sechelt Food Bank, located  behind Capilano College, are from 1 to 3 p.m. on October 8  and 22:        -  The Food Bank is open to residents from all areas of the  Sunshine Coast. For more information or to make a donation  please call 885-5532.  President Tomkies.. Present at  the. meeting were Tomkies,  retiring manager and now un^  "ypalcf Txkutiy^ Director; -Anrie!  Langdon, Vice-President Ed  Traff, Treasurer Art McGinnis,  and representatives Cindy Buis  and Bryan Rubin of the Gibsons and District Chamber of  Commerce.  It is understood that representatives Peter Benjafield  and Ruth King of the Pender  Harbour Motel and Hotel  Owners' Association . arrived  after the Coast News representatives were asked to leave.  Also present was association  employee Jim McDowell.  Treasurer Art McGinnis told  the Coast News later that it was  thought best if President Tomkies wrote a press release for  both papers, though spokesmen  for the association,  including  ��� .��-  Tomkies, have publicly decried  that procedure When followed  by the Tourism Task Forcer,"'  ' The thr&-pagefvpres��*��i___��v  now endorses the Tourism Taw'5"  Force, though the Costs! Ne%|S  has learned that a letter was  written by Tomkies to Victoria  in the past few weeks questioning expressed government approval of the task force.  The SCTA is now proposing  that the task force develop'  tourist infrastructure while leaV^  ing marketing and tourisraj  research to the SCTA. -  ?  The chairman of the Marketr  ing Committee, which includes  two representatives of the'  SCTA, for the Tourism Task  Force is Bryan Rubin. On the  latest proposal from the  Tomkies group Rubin, who was  present at the meeting would  say only, "Time will tell."      '.  fries  ;y A 250 pound black bear was  ��;shot on Skyline Drive in Gibsons last Friday after a chase  *from the breakwater in the Har-  ybour. It took two RCMF. of-  fficers and the Conservation Of-  _ freer to finally corner the bear  .which has been seen on the  ;;Bluff by many residents.  '4 Jamie Stephen told the Coast  '^News that two cubs ha;ve been  Righted on the Bluff along with  ;ithe mother. In. fict, Stephen  isaid, it was thought that the  rbear,.killed oh Friday would be  ;-^the sow but was instead a  ^healthy male.  f   Most bears on the Sunshine  Coast are now found in settled  And  areas, Stephen explained,  why?  Two hundred years ago forest  stretched down to the shoreline;  there was. little light below the  trees and therefore no shrubs,  especially berry bearing shrubs,  with food for bears. It was the  advent of the early settlers that  brought with it the first wave of  forest clearing with the following, growth of food shrubs.  The   subsequent   waves   of  settlement and the recent  estate booms have  the creation of "a  bears   beneath   the  elevation".  .  "This area is stuffed  real  resulted in  Utopia for  150   foot  with  food for bears," Stephen continued. "Where there were two  or'three or four breeding pairs  of bears, now, the land will support as many bears as we permit  to be here. This year the problem has been compounded by  the poor wild berry crop at  higher elevations so even if the  bears wanted to live off the land  they would have a problem.  "We've certainly created the  problem ourselves, albeit unwittingly. Probably now the bears  realize that they don't have to  return to the higher places but  can stay here and feed. The  mother bear teaches her cubs  not to strip a blueberry bush but  how to tear apart garbage cans,  those funny metal logs with  food inside."  Stephen said he regretted this  influx of bears but that the  more bears lived in settled areas  the more potential there would  be for personal injury.  "Surprise exacerbates the  situation. You get a black bear  haying a good time in the garage  with the bag of dog food you've  left there by mistake. Little  Johnny comes running around  the corner and sees the big black  animal in there, shrieks and that  puts the bear into a panic. He  Please turn to page 15  It was not an easy nor a pleasant task for local RCMP officers last  week when this large male bear was found on the Bluff in Gibsons  and subsequently shot. See story this page. ���Ray Smith photo  -'���  i  __   '  ji.}  >i '  *J  i  .'     !' .  1 >  I  , I  .     |l  i II   .  1  %  >i  -.._���._���   ��� ,_���- .___.._..  ^--^1llJt if Mf ���tt | mtj im in---^   -fr^gj _WtP"By ">V-_KSWi"H�� _Jf��__m MWpO  2.  Coast News, Octobers, 1986  I<_U-_qelI_-_-V--k-_S___  ________)___________________���__!  /"  A welcome  initiative  Mayor Bud Koch deserves the fullest credit for taking  the initiative in arranging for the meeting between elected  representatives with the Deputy Minister of Municipal Affairs in attendance. The meeting which is to take place this  week can do no harm and may do much good.  The nature of the work of putting but a regional  newspaper such as ours takes the representatives of the  newspaper into all of the different centres of the Sunshine  Coast on a more or less regular basis. We have found good  people, proud of where they live, in all areas of the Sunshine Coast and have consistently held that the way forward for this lovely place was to move away from the  hostility and suspicion which has been the dark shadow in  our Sunshine.  We have taken this position because we have got to  know all the areas and we are confident that when some of  the artificial barriers come down and we realize more fully  that our futures are bound up together we will begin to  make progress towards the happy, prosperous, and harmonious place that we all want to see.  The meeting between the elected representatives is a  good start. Much of what divides us is illusion which will  dissipate with further knowledge.  We would argue that the way ahead economically is 95  per cent co-operation and necessary compromise. The  other five per cent, we suggest, is the necessary business of  identifying the congenitally quarrelsome who. are incapable of either compromise or co-operation and ensuring that they do not come to positions of influence among  us.,-"  We congratulate Mayor Koch on this initiative and  would urge all elected representatives to become better acquainted with each other and with the viewpoint of our  different regions. There is nothing to lose except ignorance  and mistrust.  Warnings  The report last week that there was a fire aboard a  ���Soviet submarine in the North Atlantic brought another  chill to the spine.  The cliche has been that unrealistic 'peaceniks' and environmentalists have been whining for years whilst the  'hard-headed and practical' took no notice of the_ wimps.  The Chejrhobyl disaster and this latest incident are warnings that the 'wimps' may have been right all along.: How  many warnings will we need? How many warnings will we  have?  5 YEARS AGO  Canfor Vice President Bill Hughes announced to mill  employees October 1 a $180 million capital spending  program to modernize and improve production at the  Port Mellon mill.  A recommendation will be made at the next regular  regional board meeting that the author of the Sunshine  Coast Parks Study, Stuart Lefaux, be asked to complete  the final step and design the Official Parks Plan for the  Sunshine Coast.  10 YEARS AGO  A joint meeting of the School Board and the Regional  Board was held on Wednesday at the Elementary  School in Sechelt to discuss the feasibility of joint funding of recreational facilities throughout the district.  Also represented at the meeting was the Sechelt Village  Council. Gibsons Village Council was not represented.  The rebuilding of the Pender Harbour School lent some  urgency to the deliberations of the evening.  20 YEARS AGO  Tp Dear Doris^  This man I am working with, he is getting awfu!  serious with me. I cannot stay in the room with him very  long. I am trying to be a good woman. I don't want tc  cause any trouble, but I'll have to. Scarec  Dear Scared:  If he's the boss, you'd better quit. If he's a fellow  worker, ask the boss to shift you to another room.  30 YEARS AGO  According to the new telephone directory, effective  October 1, there-have been increases in all districts in  the number of 'phones installed. There are 1124 names  listed in this district. Gibsons shows 588 'phones,  Sechelt 382 and Pender Harbour climbing upwards of  134. These figures are exclusive of those listed-as toll  stations and there have been several hew installations  since the directory was issued.  40 YEARS AGO  A number of thefts from mail boxes at,Roberts Creek  were cleared up when a ten year old boy confessed he  had opened envelopes looking for money. Luckily for  the addressees he dropped them where they could be  found. His only loot was two $1 bills but he claims he  lost these before he had a chance to spend them. His  case will be in court shortly and disposition of the case  may send him to industrial school.  The Sunshine  CO-PUBLISHERS PRODUCTION  John Burnslde   M.M. Vaughan .     Fran Burnside        Linda Dixon  EDITORIAL TYPESETTING  Dianne Evans '      Saya Woods   Bonnie McHeffey  PHOTOGRAPHY DISTRIBUTION  Ray Smith Steve Carrol)  ADVERTISING  Pat Tripp        John Gilbert  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 BC 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 Glassford Press Ltd., holders of the copyright.  SUBSCRIPTION RATES  Canada: 1 year $30; 6 months $18; Foreign: 1 year $35   ���_��___-. : i ���_. ��� ���   Election '86  Ask candidates about peace  'i"'  by Alan Wilson  Have you noticed, since the  announcement of the election,  that neither the politicians nor  the press have been speaking  about   the   Peace    issue?  Although this issue is the main  concern to all those in the ��eace  movement, and recognized as a  top priority by many others, it  seems likely to be almost entirely ignored throughout this election. Why? -..:     .  l recall a comment made last  spring at the Vancouver Peace  Symposium by Rear Admiral  Eugene Carroll, Deputy Director of the Centre for Defense  Information   in   Washington  DC 'No one should be allowed  to run for office.without"ta&rig  a    position    on r nuclear  weapons," _       lte��$f  '   On the same Occasion the  eminent economist, John Ken-f  neth Galbraith, said:. "Let us'  not have any other; issue on  which we are as willing to turn  people   deservedly   out   of  office."  Yet another such / comment  , came from George McNight of  the Alberrii Valley Coalition for  Disarmament, at the People's  Enquiry last January. Pointing  out the absence of politicians at  that event he said: "Where are  our aldermen? Where are our  regional district representatives?  Where are our mayors? Where  are the people who claim to  represent the interests bf Vancouver Island?   ���  "I suggest, Mr. Chairman,  that we will never vote for  anybody, in any municipal,  school board* federal, provincial, or even trade union election* who doesn't, by word and  deed, speak out and stand up  for peace."  Yet for all of this, how do we  make peace an issue?  For my part, I have chosen  four issues of concern to British  Columbians which may be said  to be within the jurisdiction, at  least morally if not in every case  legally, of the provincial  government. .  This past weekend, at a  meeting in Nanaimo, I had the  opportunity to present Mr.  Vander Zalm with those questions (as well as a copy of the  proceedings of the People's Enquiry as a back ground information), asking that he reply in  writing before the end of the  campaign.  I also had a chance to meet  with Mr. Skelly this week and-  presented him with the same  questions. I told both men that I  "   hope to report their replies in  this column before the campaign ends, in addition, I plan  to interview all the, local can-  ;������ ~ didates in order to determine  ���;..    where they stand.  In fact, I would recommend  that if you are concerned with  peaceyand..related issues^ that  .pw<_?o^tactthe candidates,to)et  ^Cttieni k_i__<v where y<Hr_^a ybteV'  ���jfirj^.stand! ' _   '- ---yy *.���'*����������� K"^K ���.'  ^Jr The poirtt is, it's obviously tip  to those who feel peace is an  issue - or THE issue - to make it  so^in this provincial Campaign.  It must be recognized as a difV.  ficiilt issue which, as  far as  politicians   are   concerned,   is  better left well enough alone. So  unless   we   force   them   to  :  recognize that a considerable  number of voters consider the  issue a top priority, we can kiss  this opportunity goodbye.  Questions:  1. Not only is Manitoba a  Nuclear Weapons Free Zone  (NWFZ), but it is considered  likely that Ontario will make a  similar declaration this year.  There are over 100 NWFZ's in  the United States and this  November Oregon will be  holding a state-wide NWFZ  referendum. In B.C. there are  46 NWFZ communities already,  in which a majority of B.C.  citizens live. There is also a  municipalities petition campaign being launched which  may result in support from the  Union of B.C. Municipalities  for a province-wide NWFZ.  (a) Would you  favour the  creation of a NWF B.C.?  (b) If presented with a peti  tion signed by a majority of  B.C.'s municipal leaders,  and/or a request from the  Union of B.C. Municipalities  requesting that the province  become a NWFZ, what action  would you take?  2. In 1985 there were nuclear  powered and/or nuclear  weapons-equipped warships in  B.C. waters for a total of 237  days, or about two thirds of the  year.  - these vessels are powered by  reactors one tenth to one sixth  the size of the Chernobyl reactor,  - they have no containment,  - they are subject to a variety  of marine risks like any vessel,  - they have not been licensed  > by any Canadian authority,  - they are not under Canadian  control, ( .,;.,.;.,,  -even'a conventional accident  with a nuclear weapon could  result "in a deadly cloud of  plutonium, 1000 times as  poisonous as nerve gas.  Given the dangers to coastal  B.C. communities, would you  be willing to request of the  federal government that they  cease allowing such vessels into  our coastal waters?  3. Following on the former  question, a public inquiry was  held last winter with experts  from across the country who  concluded, for more than just  the reasons cited above, that the  Canada-US agreement governing the Nanoose  Bay under  water weapons testing range  should be terminated and th_.  facility converted to norif.  military uses. .     f'r  Studies in the US have shovyrj,  that conversion of military  facilities to non-military uses is  an economic benefit to host  communities.  (a) Are you prepared to support conversion of the Nanooje  Bay installation if it can be  shown that an economic advantage can be gained for the province by converting the base? '>'  (b) Would you be prepared  for the provincial government  to take part in a study of feasible alternative uses for the  facility? ' :'  4. As you are probably  aware, the US Air Force will be  starting low-level flight testing  over B.C., originating in tire  north aftd ending' at;the Com%;  Canadian Forces Base. Planes^;:  involved will be US B52's ahd  FB Ill's, as well as CF-118V  These flights will give the  bombers an opportunity tb  simulate potential low altitude  strikes into the Soviet Union.  They will fly at altitudes as low  as 400 feet. On the east coast,  where such flights have begun,  the population is enraged at the  noise and environmental impact. '"-  Would you be prepared oh  behalf of your constituents ib  ask the federal government to  cease or relocate such flight  testing?  Quixote in the Snow  A north wind, always that'traveling  Wind, drums the door.  The reader is listening.  A wolf pauses at the meadow's edge  And quickly enters your heart.  Eastward, a hitch with heavy dugs rises.  Near the river, a bell tolls the hour:  A reminder of our lost wilderness.  Shouldering itself into the old warmth of this room.  'Charles /.illard  Tyner Talk  i.  projects of real value  by James H. Tyner  .  it has been with considerable  amusement that I have followed  the performance of the promoters of tourism on the Sunshine Coast as they expend their  energy and the money from  government and other sources  on projects of little interest and  of no lasting value.  There was the Salmon Shark  Derby wherein great numbers of  visitors were to be attracted to  the Sunshine Coast tp catch dog  fish. Although prizes were offered, the project closed with a  reported shortfall of some  $17,000.  There was the U-Catch-'Em  affair developed by Aqua West.  Hordes of visitors were expected to line up and take their  turn catching captive salmon in  a caged pond. For this privilege  each visitor was to shell out $30.  It is understood that govern.  ment funding of the Aqua West  project was about $200,000 and  ; still- the venture failed with a  reported   shortfall   of   some  $70,000.  To have spent money on such  things does not reflect well upon  the judgment of the government. To excuse themselves by  saying it was lottery money and  did not cost the taxpayer  anything is ridiculous for all  money in the hands of the  government is the taxpayers'  money.  The government should be  aware that if tourists are to be  attracted to the Sunshine Coast  then it must be made attractive  to them.  The government would display far greater wisdom if it  would give active support to the  first class theatre proposed by  the Eileen Glassford Arts Foundation. This society is proposing  to build a cultural centre at Gibsons to provide for local  theatre,   dance,   literary   and  music organizations and performing arts groups from outside  the region.  The foundation needs assistance in capital funding and is  worthy of government support  as such a theatre would create a  focus for residents and visitors  and would be of great lasting  value.  Another project worthy of  government support would be a  good fair ground with appropriate buildings for exhibitions and with provision for  track and field events. Such a  place would attract circuses of  quality. This is a much needed  facility long overdue on the  Sunshine Coast. The government could not go wrong lending assistance to this as it  would provide lasting entertainment for residents and tourists.  An interesting program requiring very little funding has  been undertaken on Prince Edward Island with considerable  success. This is a competition  for grounds improvements  wherein residents compete in  their presentation of flowers  and gardening displays - prizes  being awarded to those with the  best arrangements.  These competitions are very  attractive to tourists and  ���residents and give tone to the  countryside. Such competitions  are interesting and the government should be prepared to  assist such ah undertaking for  the Sunshine Coast.  The government in its effort^  to   promote   tourism   shoufl;  realize   that   there  are  manji-  things of real value which wou|$;  both improve the cultural environment of the region and attract   visitors.    These'ttjings  should cost no more than tfa\  money now being frittered away  on foolish projects.  V" c_  Towards greater unity a aid Harmony  Esditor:  # The upcoming provincial  ejection offers all of us on the  JJunshine Coast the challenge to  $brk towards greater unity and  rjarmony. Too often in the past  Have we seen examples of in-  cpviduals or groups criticizing  |pd attacking each other in  ways which are destructive and  f"_f_.  ^One of the drawbacks of living in a small community is that  it becomes difficult to separate  issues from people. We tend to-  label individuals and from then  to see them in only that light  without taking the time to examine their ideas carefully.  There often exists a large barrier between so-called 'free  enterprisers' and 'socialists' -but  the barrier is a false one created  by our fears and unwillingness  to listen to each other; Instead  we prefer to let our emotions  make, decisions for us and we  blank out; and react adversely  not only;tb what is being said,  but also tp the speaker.  All of jus on the Sunshine  Coast facfe common problems,  we share a common work and  home environment and many of  our goals! are similar. Why do  we persist! in allowing our few  differences stand in the way of  open and respectful communications?  |��i No. one person, no one party  '$r ideology has all the answers.  ,It is so easy to tear down.and  destroy and so difficult to use  our differences as bridges for  greater understanding.  But if we are ever going to get  anywhere in creating a more  harmonious community and  peaceful world we must be more  open to seeing our differences  as opportunities for growth and  transformation. *  M. Burns  Coast News,Octobers, 1986  3:  MORTGAGE UPDATE  ii";.     .. "  Oct. 2  6 mo.  1yr.  2 yr.  3yr.  4 yr. -  5 yr.  1st  9.75  9.75  10.25  10.75  11.00  11.25  2nd  11.00  11.50  12.0  13.0  V.R.M.  9.75 .  Professional Real Estate Service                   .   ���  Stan and Diane Anderson  (OH.) 885-3211 (Res.) 885-2385           Vancouver Toll Free: 684-8016  Anderson Realty Ltd., Sechelt  t  Taxpayer claims public ill-served  Tri* Photo's  30 DAY PRICE PROTECTIONI  guarantees that if the camera, lens, binoculars or scope  you purchased from Tri'Photo is advertised within 30 days  for less, we will refund the difference - more details at the  store.  Hditor's note: The following letter was received for publication.  Nfeybr and Council  T&wri bf Gibsons  Efear i Madame   and    Sirs:  Fife;, Gibsons Marina (GMHI)  i^tiVvould like to thank you for  yjjjurletter of July 10, 1986 in  ri*.ponse to my letter Of July 2,  #6i  !Slyly first question was 'How  much  has  the  town  received  from  the marina?',  and  you  responded   by   advising   how  much the marina was 'charged'.  Is this to say the marina is not  current  with  its debts  to the  town? i.e. taxes?  ^ As I have asked the inspection department of the Ministry  of. Municipal Affairs for a ruling pertaining to my question  number 2, and your response, I  will leave that for the meantime.  i. My third question asked why  the .marina pays no taxes on  LOts D and E to which you  responded that these lots are  park. If you were to examine a  map bf the area you would find  that the only area zoned park is  Lot E. The larger Lot (D) is not  zoned park and in fact is a portion of their parking area.  In regards to the fourth question where I asked if it was your  intention to instruct the marina  to repay the overcharges I cited,  you responded (and I  paraphrase) that it was a problem between the marina and  myself This was a very inappropriate (if not legally indefensible) position to take due to the  fact I had advised you of the bylaw infractions (May 2, 1986).  .However, you chose to ignore  my requests to correct these infractions and attempted to correct your past inactions by  amending the by-law (June J 7,  1986), to approve of the rates  currently being charged by the  marina. This did hot address the  infraction   period.    You   had  Future at stake?  Editor:  Re: Hardy Island Sea Farms.  Wtf. I ask the regional board, the  provincial,   government   and  residents of the Coast to look  ���past a five or 10 year plan to a  vision of our Coast in 50 or 100  ,y��ars. Right now it seems that  ���opr   'undeveloped'   coast   is  endless, that all pur land and  isalt water can absorb just about  ^anything.- tBut 1 see more and  ,<mpre  'shellfish  contaminated'  ^signs, not only around industry  and cities,  but  in  places like  ^Pender   Harbour  and   Myrtle  LRocks and Saltery Bay. These  r#re early warning signs that high  density coastal strip developments and inadequate run-off  precautions are threatening our  cpastline.  \fi[:Right now.mo$t of our coast  _.,has clean water, clean shellfish  and lots of room, making it a  jgpod place to live and a good  place for tourism and controlled  ,jndustry. The Sunshine Coast's  ,#y-law controlling lot size to a  minimum of  10 acres in the  ,_ Hjardy Island area is a good one  $p help preserve the area and  ptStill allow for development. A  fJarge number of 150;foot water-  iaVont   lots   concentrating   the  ijjiopulation all along the prime  .^lellfish   areas   and   sheltered  i:rtyaters of Hardy Island would  i$e   shortsighted,   unnecessary,  jkjetrimental to the environment  |jjnd would destroy the character  $0f the area.  $.'The area now produces approximately 100,000 pounds of  ��clams annually and provides  Idnany local people an income.  fish farms controlled as to size  nd density, some industry and  ^viculture would or could be  good for the area and the province in general, but the massive  fish farm planned by Hardy  Island Sea Farms combined  with the proposed concentrated  coastal strip development can  only bring problems, conflicts,  pollution and the eventual contamination of the shellfish.  That this proposal by Hardy  Island Sea Farms to subdivide  as planned is "the highest and  best use of the land" (a quote  from one of their principles) is  the opinion of a real estate  developer and not a fact. The  fact is that dense coastal population, very large fish farms,  industry and commercial sites  are not compatible with clean  water, safe shellfish and an  unstressed envriornment.  It would be shortsighted and  unfair of the regional board to  approve of a by-law change  now that would allow a single,  new-to-the-area developer to  create another coastal strip  development and facilitate the  development of a huge fish  farm in a rural area where there  is no community plan or settlement plan, no by-law procedure  in place, where too much is left  to verbal statement of intent  and promises, and where there  is a new industry developing on  a massive scale with no controls, either from the industry  itself or the government.  It is too early for the regional  board to change by-laws to encourage and accommodate such  huge projects as this; there is  too little known about large  scale fish farms.  Sue Milligan  Cooper Island  More letters  on  Pages 18 &21  We need a government  which speaks for us.  A government with policies not  promises of more studieis.  British Columbia needs action  now to generate opportunity and  optimism.  B.C. needs Boh Skelly and  the New Democrats  therefore ! refused   to   enforce  your own iby-law.  1 found it interesting when  you responded to my fifth question regarding the 'legally  registered roads' not being taxable and the public not being  denied the use of the roads,  when you! have permitted the  construction of a large propane  dispensing facility largely (if riot  entirely) on the roadway! To  add  insult, you obviously ig  nored both the . private landowners (the closest building  structure) and our fire chief.  In summation, I am of the  opinion that the taxpaying  public is not being adequately  served by our council. I am also  dismayed and ashamed at the  methods used by our council in  this matter. In whose interest.do  you serve in this matter?  John S. Reynolds  Tangent Eterprises Ltd.  m  There will be an Area F, Area Planning Committee Meeting on Monday at 7:00 p.m. in  the library at Langdale Elementary. Everyone Should attend, to discuss the main  topic j which is the "Settlement Plan" for  Area F.  ItB  i ail  xpS*.  VkVS .A^  Tri ��� Photo  "NEXT DA Y FILM-SERVICE"  Teredo Square, Sechelt      885-2882  Coast Ford Presents  l THE .  ... u  The  1987  Introduction Date is  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 9  : and we MUST move out  The '86 inventory.  WE ARE  DEALIKG!  (iiAU.  PURCHASE  South Coast Ford  will not  be  undersold!  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He suggests that a curfew be  imposed frorn 10 p.m. to 8 aim.  daily; that random night patrols  be implemented by the RCMP  and the town's by-law enforcement officer; that speed bumps  be installed at the two entrances  to Georgia Park and that  lighting be installed in the park  to act "as a deterrent to the  predators who engage in their  nefarious activities under cover  of darkness."  Both Aldermen Maxwell and  GIFTS & GEMS  Q<*- b _v�� te o^'  sAote  _��s��2^!25-*  O^  -l^^sss*'  o^  i\ds  ���fctOJ  &&>  C&  Yes, sale items may be purchased  on layaway.  886-2023  Sunnycrest Mall,  _���_��� .'  V-^i.5  :i.5  i.V��l ___  -  Peterson expressed some sympathy with Dickson's situation*  and some concern that the very  noisy evenings might drive away  retirement settlers who haye  come to Gibsons "for the peace  and quiet".  The Mayor, Diane Strom,  said that she had been up to talk  with the RCMP who had informed her that this had been a  very quiet summer compared to  most.  "This is" a seasonal problem,  most of which is not just bur  own residents but those from  out of town as well.  "Random checks have been  done at all beaches and some  charges have been laid. A road  block set up at Secret Beach was  most successful," Strom told  the council. "All we can do is  look into getting a noise by-law  but that is not always the answer." .,'"':  The town of Gibsons has had  a noise by-law on its books since  1980 with a further amendment  made in 1982 but there has been  only one successful prosecution  for violations.  Maxwell suggested that the  by-law be reviewed and Peterson supported him in this move.  He also suggested that a letter  be written to Dickson telling  him that the matter had been  taken into advisment and that a  solution will be sought before  the next summer season.  .  EVERYBODY is SOMEBODY  at  Suncoast Agencies  What's important to you is important .  to the friendly and helpful people at  Suncoast Agencies.  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Coast News, October 6,1986  Coast News, October, 6,1986  5.��  I  The NDP opened its Gibsons office this past Friday and MLA Don  Lockstead was on hand with a crowd of well-wishers to do the  honours.  Roberts  Creek  Great Pumpkin search!  !  i  by Jeanie Parker, 886-3973  . The search for the Great  Pumpkin is on! Roberts Creek  Elementary is holding a Pumpkin Contest this' Friday, October 10, and even if you didn't  plant one of the .Atlantic Giant'  seeds you may haye a winner in  your garden. v  Besides the competition for  the heaviest pumpkin, there are  categories for the most unusual;  shape, the perfect 100 pound  pumpkin, and the most  creatively-drawn face by a child.  The local competition is  preparatory for anyone wishing  to enter the contest at Van  Dusen Gardens on Thanksgiv-  ing.Day. The categories in Vancouver are the same with competitions for squash and  watermelon as well.  ,,.,. The Roberts Creek cbntest is  at the school at noon on Friday.  It is open to members of the  fcpmmunjty but please be there  fwith your pumpkins by 12:15 as  itime is limited.  fRAINBOW REMINDER  I;y Parents of children enrolled  0h Rainbow Preschool are  |reminded that this Tuesday, Oc-  ttober 7 js Orientation Day and  glasses start on Wednesday, Oc-  Itpbe. ;8. The preschool is also  f accepting names for its waiting  |list. Phone Dale Gould at  1886-3805.  |. The preschool needs toys,  S.books, puzzles. Any donations  (.of these items would be most  .welcome.  �� CHRISTMAS CRAFTS  j. The Roberts Creek Christmas  | Craft Faire has been an annual  [event for 12 years and always  ..draws a big crowd. The faire  will be a little earlier this year.  Sunday, November 16, from 10  until 4 at the Community Hall:  Craftspeople should book  their tables early because there's  usually a big demand for them.  They're $10 each and you  should phone Chris Luster at  886-2108 between 6 and 10 p.m.  ORDER WRAP  Roberts Creek Beavers are  selling", &iant rolls of 'Saran  Wrap' to raise funds for their  activities. The rolls contain  about a year's supply of plastic  arid sell for $15 each. Order  from Carol Service at 885-9297.'  Beavers, meet Tuesdays at  3:30 in the Community Use  Room and new members are  welcome. It's for boys five to  seven years old and if you want  more information phone Carol  at the above number.  MUSIC FRIDAY  The Little Legion has music  this Friday with the GG's, Nikki  Weber and.her group.play some  good old favourites so let's see  some of the older folk out there  too. Members and guests.  DANCE AT THE HALL  There will be a dance held at  the Roberts Creek Hall this  Saturday, October 11 at 8 p.m.  It is being organized by the  friends of local resident Jim  Wright who died tragically  earlier this year in a motor vehicle accident.  The dance will feature the  .ounds of the Bel-Airs, a Van-  ;ouyer group which includes'  Jim's long-time friend John  Witmer, formerly of the Down  rhild Blues Band.  Tickets are available at  Seaview Market, Seamount Car  Wash,-Big Mac's and at the  ioor.  Parents & Tots  Coast-Garibaldi Health unit would like to invite parents,  newborns, infants and toddlers to a drop-in group being held  Tuesdays at the Health Unit in Gibsons.from 1:15 to 3:15  p.m. and Wednesdays at Bethel Baptist Church in Sechelt  from 1:15 to 3:15 p.m.  A public Health Nurse will be there to weigh and measure  the children, answer any questions or concerns and lead  discussions on topics of interest. No appointment is  necessary. See you there.  Gibsons  ing Pool  EFFECTIVE: September 15th - December 2nd  MONDAY &  WEDNESDAY  6:30 am-8:30 am  9:00 am -10:00 am  10:00 am-11:00 am  11:00 am-11:30 am  11:30 am-1:00 pm  3:30 pm - 7:30 pm  7:30 pm: 8:30 pm  THURSDAY  Back Care 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm  Early Bird  Aqua Fit  Ease Me In  Lessons  Noon Swim  Lessons  Masters  Adapted  Aquatics  Lessons  PublicSwim  3:30 pm  6:30 pm  8:00 pm  TUESDAY  2:30 pm  3:30 pm  6:30 pm  FRIDAY  Early Bird 6:30 am - 8:30 am  Aqua Fit 9:00 am-10:00 am  Fit & 50+ 10:00 am-10:30 am  'Seniors 10:30 am-11:30 am  Noon Swim 11:30 am-1:00 pm  PublicSwim 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm  Teens Only 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm  SATURDAY  PublicSwim      1:30 pm-4:00 pm  Public Swim     7:00 pm - 8:30 pm  SUNDAY  Family Swim   -1:00 pm - 3:30 pm  PublicSwim     3:30 pm - 5:00pm  ���NOTE: SENIORS CHANGE FROM AQUATIC PROGRAM. EASE ME  IN Fitness is also geared to Pre and Post Natal women with guest  speakes arranged according to needs, (babysitting available.)  Gibsons Swimming Poo! 886*9415  Publication of this schedule  sponsored by w*l 9 \ 9.  Fit & 50 +  Senior Swim  Back Care  Adapted  Aquatics  Lessons  Public Swim  9:30 am-10:30 am  10:10 am-11:30 am  2:00 pm - 2:30 pm  2:30 pm - 3:30 pm  3:30 pm - 6:30 pm'  6:30 pm - 8:00 pm  ill  ff.:  4 Hi  __ s>.  Frozen Utility Grade  ,A-f*      "It-.*   _<T  f- X <f1     - .   ���f -r      ��.   ,  kg  2.82  Fresh Utility Grade  ROASTING CHICKENS 2 82  lb.  I  Canada Grade A Beef ��� Boneless  OUTSIDE ROUND OR  RUMP ROAST "5.93  Frozen New Zealand  LEG OF LAMB ..4.83  Schnieder's Old Fashioned ��� Boneless ��� C.O.V. Vfe's  HAM  Fresh Bulk  kg  8.36  SAUSAGE  kg  3.95  B.C. Grown  '.��� j    i  BRUSSELS SPROUTS  California  MED  YAMS  B.C. Grown  kg 1 .08  Red Emperor  GRAPES  California Large  .^. __-<__ ire? rnie* __arge  M AVOCADOS  each   M  :'</%y?;kg .64      lb.  Fresh Baked ��� 8"  PUMPKIN PIES  Weston's - 340 gm  BREAD CRUMBS  Oven Fresh * Doz  CRUSTY ROLLS  BULK! BAKING NEEDS  BEST PRICES ANYWHERE  Bulk m*** Sultana  MINCEIVIEAT.r9j ,b .86    RAISINS    .19 .2   ��, .86  Green or Red  GLACE CHERRIES       . _    ?JS_*u���.  ���::���-���������-���  32.5 .1.45    PEEl .21 .= _ .95  Regular  ._*S.!I Jl*,20 Jz  /b .61     -FRIIJT MIX ��. W    t  ! -1  ___���!# cram Ib.    1   ���   I %0  Regular Seedless  WALNUT PIECES RAISINS  .........: 49is_.2.22    ������        ���'�� _ �����.  Aire  California PUflPflfi ATE  CURRANTS .14 = �� .64   chip?% .5, 1.77  ' 1  .  M  ,ff  ;.' :  "���:���'  it.  ,      .  .  11  1   .    .  ���-"f.  - V i\  t"'  '  p  ���-  . k  n  -;���������_  ���-H  .   ������ i  I - ;  |"':.;  ! V' _  .."      .  ���"������ rA.  i        ���  _.  - M  :-������ I  ��� ��f  . .  : .       <|  j  - I4  if  .      5,.  \  i  i  !  1  .*.  "   ;.:   t  it' -'  ��� ���' i ��� ��� :  m ��� n  _. _  0  '*  '   . Coast News, October 6,1986  W^^^^^S^^^^^^^^M  mon lore  Blain Hagedorn, owner of Gibsons' .Super Valu, has been appointed Chairman of Ihe Board of the Canadian Federation of Independent Grocers, effective. October 2Q. Hagedorn has been a  director of tlie federation for the past six years yand an active  member on the executive for seven. The Coast News extends its  congratulations. -Kay smith pi._��.o  Ministry rep conducts  by Jean Robinson, 885-2954  The general meeting of the  Davis Bay/Wilson Creelj Community Association is tonight,  7:30 at the hall. Faye Mogensen  is going to tell us all about what  salmon are going upstream  now, how to identify them, and  what times her guided tours  take place in Porpoise Bay  Park, etc.  THANKS  The Community Association  passes along a grateful thanks  to Rob Brotherton of Ace  Heating Services for his free installation of the oil tank at  Daycare. This man has devoted  many hours of his time for the  community at little or no cost.  Thank you Rob.  COMPLIMENTS  Someone overheard a compliment to "whoever kept the  outdoor sanitation facilities"  clean in Davis Bay. A tip of the  hat to Judy LeNeve who did the  clean-ups and made Davis Bay a  nicer place to visit.  SCHOOL NEWS  Bob Wetmore, principal of  Davis Bay Elementary School,  gave the timetable for this  month. There is a meeting of  the Parents' Advisory Group,  October 21, 7:30 p.m. at the  school.  October 24 is an non-  instructional day. Then on the  October .31 the usual  Hallowe'en Festivities take  place at 7:30 p.m. in the gymn.  Fun time for all.  Sometime this month, Grades  1 to 7 will be taken to Sechelt to  watch the Green Thumb Players  of Vancouver perform Night  Light. The story line concerns  fears shared by a 10 year old  boy and a seven year old girl.  CANCER UNIT MEETS  The Annual meeting of the  Sunshine Coast Cancer Unit is  on October 20, 2 p.m. in St.  Hilda's Anglican' Church Hall.  There is a nutritionist coming  from Vancouver to talk on diet  and cancer. At that time you  may be able to purchase a  Cancer Cookbook for. $7.  This is an attempt* .at cancer  prevention through diet. The  book is being sold across  Canada. If diet will help prevent  this dread disease perhaps we  should all have a book.  IMPS ON THE LOOSE  There has been a rash of silly  doorbell ringing and sale sign  removals in this area lately. As  well,   four   fire   extinguishers  Tourism task force workshop  Members of the Tourism  Task Force had the opportunity  to learn how to set objectives,  make inventories and obtain  goals when Ministry of Tourism  representative Doug White gave  fr  i-i  .  V,  ������ii  "i!  D'ARCY J. BURK & ASSOCIATES Ltd.  PROPERTY TAX CONSULTANT  BOX 1905, GiBSONS, B.C. VON 1V0    .  886-7995  H  a workshop at last Monday's  committee meeting.  The inventories are being  gathered by sub-committees,  one of which is assessing the accommodations, hospitality,  recreation, events and attractions here on the Coast and the  other is identifying the market  -those who come here; what  they do when they get here and  where they come from.  These things are vital to the  drawing up of a comprehensive  strategy to attract the tourist  trade, White explained.  At the same time various  committee members expressed'  concern that the needs ~and  wants   of   local   residents   be  1!  POWER  RAD  FLUSH  Includes 4 litres anti-freeze,  power flush kit, clamps, sleeve.  $  46  50  ADDITIONAL 4 LITRES ANTI-FBEEZE     $  ��� if so required, Reg. $8.95 ^^  SPECIAL WITH POWER FLUSH  6  95  May we check your Wiper Blades  and Sealed Beams?  HOME OF LIFETIME SERVICE GUARANTEE  885-3281  PARTS AND SERVICE DEPTS  carefully   considered   when  creating a plan.  Alderman Bob Maxwell from  Gibsons pointed to the retirement industry here, and said  that the needs of retirees must  be looked to if plans were to be  made which may affect their  lifestyles.  John Burnside, who  represents the Gibsons and  District Chamber of Commerce  agreed and pointed to Pioneer  Park as an example of co-operation between the tourist trade  and the needs of the residents.  Also raised at the meeting  was the issue of press releases  and coverage. Complaints had  been made to the B.C. Press/  Council by a Tourism Association employee about the practice of reporting on the committee from the' minutes, carried  out by Burnside. Several  members of the committee expressed themselves willing to  send letters to the Council saying that the releases were true  and accurate transcriptions of  the minutes.  Elected  to meet  An initiative from Mayor  Bud Koch of Sechelt has  resulted in a meeting being called between elected officials  from both municipalities and  the regional district with Deputy  Minister of Municipal Affairs,  Chris Woodward, on October  14.  Several items were tabled at  last .week's Sechelt ^ Council  meeting, until after this date. As  well, a delegation from the  Community Development Office and the Economic Development Commission was put off  until later in the month.  One of the items to be postponed is the preparation of a  joint Economic Strategy 'as an  appendix for acceptance and inclusion in the Vancouver Island  Regional Economic Strategy  Plan.' This- will be undertaken  in co-operation with the Gibsons Economic Strategy Committee, the regional district  Economic Strategy Cbm.miss-  sion, as well as the Powell River  Economic Commission.  This was to include the  Sechelt' Economic Strategy  Commission, as stated in a motion made on September 24 by  Alderman Langdon. However,  it was pointed out at Council  that there is in fact no such  group in existence.  WANTED  Used Furniture  and What Have You  We buy Beer Bottles  886-2812  were stolen from the Community Hall. Entry was gained  through an aperture only a  small person could get through.  Seems a gang of about five  young boys are doing this.  The Community Hall operates on a very small stipend  from the government and from  hall rentals. The loss of  anything is a blow to the  budget. Come on, parents. Do  you know where your child is  after dark, like 11:30 on a  Saturday night?  Phone the RCMP if you are  having problems.  MILLIONS OF PEOPLE HAVE  QUIT. SMOKING  -YOU CAN TOO!!  with the Breathe Free Plan  (formerly the 5 Day Plan)  Preparation Day  Wed., Oct. 15. 7:30-9:30pm  Breathe Free  Mon., Oct. 20 to  Fri. Oct, 25. 7:30-9:30pm  The Seventh Day Adventist Church  Browning Road and Highway 101  Sechelt* B.C.  $15.00 - Please pre-register  To register or for more information  please call Vickie. Hansen 885-9972  **_  T^  PLEASE BE OUR  GUESTS!!  Have you wondered what  TOASTMASTERS  is all about?  i  Watch local community Cable 11, Thursday, October 9 at 8:00 p.m. for one hour  and get an idea. Then come and meet us  at a regular meeting one night.  >:*'.-  886-9619  r  CI.i'.mc IiI.k k l(\.lh-M pump with smtir. bow detail is  perfectly   . omplemt-ntec!   I.y -.clutch   or  .shoulder  h',n(ll)',��- Pump.. . .... ..*5398  Handbag,'- ...*_99B  THE WOOD HEAT SEARCH ENDS AT  We carry the Kent Tile Fire  wood heater. Few, if any, other stoves  can match its energy efficiency, beauty  and decorating versatility.  Visit our showroom today and  see why 200,000 discriminating   jjj  , stove owners throughout the    tfi  world have chosen %*/  Kent. KENT  The Flame of the Future  Information & Demonstration  OPEN HOUSE  Saturday, Oct. 11  LET THE STOVE DOCTOR  ��� Demonstrate our burning model.  e Trouble-shoot your existing installation.   .  _�� Introduce you to the latest woodstove technology.  >,  .  Francis Peninsula Place  Madeira park 833-9551  Serving the Sunshine Coast since  1972^ _i_.'*'������> i 'w��pnpi .aw_is_i��Mu_'iia__vi|tfi  lllllj,llllli'|iHilHimill)il  ���_8jH-ya_-awwt__>i��_ iiiimmiinigi n_��nypqm_  Pioneer Lady honoure  fyv George Cooper, 886-8520  jpladys Armour, who was  hcjpoured recently on her 86th  bifithday by family and friends,  first came to live in the Gibsons  district in 1916.  ;uOur family settled on Reid.  Read, and like most families  hee, we kept a cow, chickens,  at)J a big garden," she said,  "^nd once again I found myself  nolt able to attend school  be:aiise niy father needed my  help to clear land. I was just too  good on the cross-cut saw."  She was Gladys Rhodes then  and was until she was 23 and  married Sam Armour whose  family lived above the beach  that . today bears the family  name.  ; "My family came to Canada  I "r< >m Texas when 1 was one and  aj lalf years old," said Gladys,  "to homestead in Saskatchewan, later my father  freighted supplies for the Nor-  11| west Mounted Police from  Battleford to Lloydminster.  Sometimes we travelled with  hi ii on the sleigh.  j "When we came to B.C., we  liied in a number of places in  tile Vancouver area. I remember  airmail dairy farm that, we,had  oiji the banks of the Capilano  ver - and no school, no grade  and normal school.  "In 1921, when I was 21, I  began teaching at Doriston on  the Sechelt Inlet on the inside of  the Skookumchuk."  For many years Gladys and  her husband lived on the Skeena  and later for a shorter time on  the Nass River where he was  employed in the fish canneries,  and when he died in 1955  Gladys turned to teaching  school again. , After summer  courses to update her teaching  .was honoured by the Town as  one of the pioneers during the  Nelson Island for two years and  at Irvine's Landing for one.  In 1958 she joined the staff of  Gibsons Elementary where she  continued teaching until she  retired in 1966. In 1978 she sold  her cottage on Burns Road and  went to live in the Salmon Arm  district near her son, Sam. "He  was the fifth generation of Armours to be called Sam,"  Gladys said.  But Gladys Armour returned  'home' two years ago to an  apartment in Gibsons. Gladys  not, the cheery wave of a hand  Hivcr  two   ll  lyf'o  for me.  I loved to read/  though,-and when I did get to  school at last, 1 found I could  cat/C-rtip* pretty well although I  wasn't in my age group. ���  Ij"lt Wasn't a time when  aj&yone considered that girls  tifcded much schooling,"  djladys said, "but I persisted  Jul when 1 had gotten all that 1  uld  in  Gibsons,   I  went  to  ancouver    for   matriculation  VOLUNTEER  HARVEST  FAIR  Saturday, October 18  10:00 am-3:0d pm  Sechelt Elem. School Gymnasium  30 Group Displays From  All Over The.'--Coast,  fc Crafts, Baked Goods  v~���umrPrizes���  ��� Clowns ��� Mime ��� Food &  Beverages ��� "Fall Fare" Competition  ��� Judging of Jams. Jellies, other  Homemade Preserves. Wine. Beei.  _Larger.! Squauh. Be. t Dressed ���  Vegetable.. Fancy Breads.  For_Further Information  Call 885-5881  rF  rg_n(?.fid By.--.'���' -;','.  V-.^The'volunteer'Action Centre Ol  'i'.-P (mphine Coar.l Community  ��� f"X-. ��� ''Services Society  MRS. GLADYS  centennial celebrations this past  summer.  BITS AND PIKCKS  Bits and pieces noted while  motoring eastward as far as  Saskatchewan.  Gasoline prices here in Gibsons were only surpassed, by  those at the Columbia Icefields  south of Jasper. The icefields  are an area a little more remote  than Gibsons - about two cents  more remote.  A B.C. relative of a Saskatchewan farmer scolded him for  planting a couple of dogwoods  in his windbreak. "You're not  supposed to have dogwoods,"  she said to him. "They're only  for B.C. because that's our  emblem." -  .v. .Where,prairie, highways .have  ii wide shoulder, slow drivers  usually pull over to it to let  other traffic overtake  -sometimes cars are three  abreast on the road. Safe or  credentials,    she   taught    on  ARMOUR  from the driver you've let by  reminds everyone concerned  that it's nice to be friendly.  Can anyone tell me some  history of St. Aidan's and St.  Hilda's church about an hour  west of Edmonton on Highway  No. 6?  it was our first glimpse of  Mt. Robson, that great bulk ol  bare rock, cloud-shrouded, but  providing an impressive view  from the information centre.  And half an hour further on  near Valemont on Highway No.  5, a sign pointing to Mt. Terry  f-'ox - a monument not seen by  many but a memorial more  befitting the indomitable spirit  of the young man than the odd-  looking brick arch or gate that  stands in ,, Vancouver,,beside..:  B.C. Place. --f-.J0       Vi.'( y  -..'..^  Telling strangers on distant'  places on the prairies where you ,  live: "Gibsons...Any children in  your    family    watch    CBC's  Beachcombers? is always sure  Granthams group success  At    the   annual    general  meeting of the Granthams Lan-  ESPPxIT  has arrived for fall  GREAT PANTS & TOPS!  ��,   Selected     ano/  If        Styles     ��\3  IO  w ���  ding Wharf Association on  September 20, Chairman Dana  Sheehan reported a successful  year. With assistance from the  West Howe Sound Recreation  Commission revitalization of  the dolphins and floats was  undertaken.  Ms Sheehan heartily thanked  those who worked voluntarily  on this, namely Al Deggan,  Gary La Jeunesse, Graham  Wragg, Mike Sheehan, Gerry  and Mac Young, Bill Chinnick,  Jack Gallagher, Willie Mah and  Bert TMorman. She also, announced that of some 90 persons contacted for membership  more that 45 responded. Paid  dues now exceed $900.  Replying to a query from the  floor Dana confirmed that the  10 year lease on the Water Lot  was arranged and paid for. A  fund raising garage sale is planned for next spring.  Executive elected are Dana  Sheehan, Chairman, and Ann  Gibb, ^Secretary-Treasurer. The  meeting closed with a vote of  thanks to Ms Sheehan.  __f'**"S_5_5_'  Msssssss  CAMPAIGN '86    flBERAL  MEET '  iGORDON WILSON  Your Liberal Candidate  :    at a  Public Forum  on  Monday, Oct. 6  at 7:00 pm  Sechelt Indian Band Hall  For Info, Call 885-9038  Elect  ordon Wilson  Elect Gordon Wilson  Coast News, Octobers, 1986  of an affirming response. But  from the lady clerk of an information centre in Lloydminster,  "My father watches it." And  from the registrar of Nortre  Dame College, Pere Murray's  famous school, in Wilsox, "I  watch it every Sunday."  "My 14 year old daughter,"  said the information centre  clerk, "was madly in love with  Bruno - Nick - until she discovered high heels and make-up  and immediately forget him for  others."  No one mentioned an infatuation for Relic.  The school kids dp their  X-walk patrols in a very precise  manner, moving to whistle  signals from their captain at the  roadside. None of the shamb!-.  ing casualness we sec here and  there in B.C.  And no provincial sales tax  on clothing for any age group.  Hear that you provincial candidates?  The panorama of shorn grain  fields, black summerfallow,'  standing grain ripe for cutting,  and miles of sky are all a delight  to the traveller's eye. Yes, and  fall colours, too - yellow,  tawny, rust and scarlet - are a  spicy surprise for the traveller in-  the coulees and river valleys.  Nothing monotonous outside  the car in the prairie landscape.  qC*05V  rearrange  squares...  ..and phone 885-2882, on Monday, Oct. 06,  before 5:30 and wish the big fella  a belated happy birthday!  i -i  n "������  ���_ !    I  .1  COAST  NEWS Photo   Reprints  |.-..  Any published photo or your  choice from the contact sheets  5x7     '6"  8kl��   89��  . _]  A FRESH START FOR BRITISH COLUMBIA  ELECT  HAROLD 10^  TO THE VANDER ZALM TEAM  Volunteers 885-5138  II  f. _  n  ! _ :jl  '���_ .  -i  ' j. .  .  DO ������   .:  *w  orlV*-*  aqy  ^\o^  Weekbj Special*  PRICES IN EFFECT UNTIL SUNDAY, OCT. 12    ^  Bic Lighters  Twin Pak  $1.29  ��_���*��.  ____��:t_i . _ �� �� V _  n  (I  __?* "Sr?  �����  Bic Shavers  S's for sensitive skin  roftstxsiiivt .wn   ~\  <W*��._S>��U��Hi8lBU-   '|  .69  FREE  Cosmetic Bag  with any Coty  Purchase  t;l  d&&  FREE  Max Factor  Nail Enamel wim  purchase of Max Factor  Lipstick at Sg Jg  Secret  Roll-On  90 ml  --'*&;_��� *:x..  .���vrmxrnmamamm  imk  taaassumaam  m  ���_______���____���___�� _8.  Coast News, October 6,1986  i  SS^IifeI_iilS<ieiffi:ii^  X.  i  l.  by Peggy Connor, 885-9347  ��� LAST WEEK FOR RAFFLE~  | The draw for the Sechelt and  "{��� ���' District Chamber of Commerce  ' raffle for the Expo 86 Calais  .�����<Oldsmobile is fast approaching.  fiThe day is Monday, October  ���*! 13, and the time of the draw is  !'[ 5:30 p.m. This will take place at  ���*1 the Rockwood Lodge where the  *;; chamber will host a wine and  11 cheese for the visiting public, all  >.; of whom are invited.  |.;; Proceeds go to help pay for  |y the Selma Park boat launch  ramp, with only 3000 tickets being sold with the chance to win  the car or a trip for two to Las  Vegas, or a trip for two to  Reno.  The chamber, members have  been working very hard to support this raffle; it would be nice  to see them reach their goal.  Besides, it is a smashing looking  car.  'i\ SPINNERS AND WEAVERS  The Spinners and Weavers  have met with 24 present for  their first meeting. They were  most enthusiastic and all set to  form a guild.  The first meeting will be on  October 27 at 7:30 p.m. where  ��j they will pick an executive and  plan how they will operate,  The place has not been arranged yet but will be announc-  %  *���!  *-_  ��  _  ed in plenty of time.  FALL FASHIONS  Local merchants will be supplying the clothes for the  students of Chatelech Secondary School Grads of'87. Fall  Fashions will be presented on  Wednesday, October 15 at 7:30  p.m. in the Chatelech Gym.  Tickets at the door, $5,  refreshments will be provided.  ST. MARY'S AUXILIARY  The fall bazaar will be the  topic of conversation at the next  meeting of the Sechelt Branch  of St. Mary's Hospital Auxiliary. This will be on Thursday,  October 9 at 1:30 p.m. at St.  Hilda's Church Hall in Sechelt.  All members are urged to attend, and new ones are very  welcome. Don't forget to save  or bring to this meeting your  white elephants.  ALICE ELDERHOSTEL  Alice "Elderhostel" Earle is  the lady who first mentioned to  April Struthers the idea of having the Elderhostel program in  Sechelt. April carried the idea to  Capilano College and the rest is  history that will be repeated  again in 1987.  Alice went to Scotland for  her three weeks of courses and  found herself the only Canadian  amongst 25 Americans.  The first week was at Royal  Holloway-Bedford  ��� New   Col-  $  . ��� '*<  &  "������'*��  i  .'���_  ��?  ������\  |  #  m  I  m  'H  1  %  ...  i*V  1  ��  %  kit  iv.  ...  [Vi  .'.  ^'J  ..  %  __���  .i.  _. ���  ���>  $  ��'_'  1  f&  i'V  in'-'  *"_��  ;,*  v'S*  >>'  f.  ' it  $  1J.  .1  ���A  \4-  >���!  'i'<  ..*  ';.-.  _���  "*  v:.  i--  S'  :*'  fc:  '*  }-.  ��� _���  k*  ���...  The Sechelt Snuidn Band held a dinner last Saturday night to  celebrate its achievement of self government. Band Financial Advisor Gordon Anderson, in a moving speech, presented the late  Teddy Dixon's briefcase .to Chief Stan Dixon for him,to lakelo Of-  lawa when hie goes to collect the Sechelts' Constitution and _ BilL  C-93 this week^  #p CO09  d?  SUNSHINE COAST CREDIT UNION  Gibsons Branch  and .,-���:.��������� ���:'''������'"������'.  SUNSHINE COAST  INSURANCE AGENCIES LTD.  on the opening of your new offices  Special thanks to George & Brian, John Dew, & Tom Morrison  lege, which is adjacent to Windsor Castle. Two courses this  week, one on Royal Houses,  and the other on Gardens of  the   Thames.  Second week - Galashiel's  Scottish Textiles College, (one  hour from Edinburgh), and  here the classes were all about  Textiles from start to.finish, an  industry course. .  The third week was at Aberdeen University where she  stayed at Hillhead Residence.  The topics were Scottish  Culture and Heritage.  The meals were good and  maid service is part of the program. The cost is average for  the International Elderhostels,  which is higher than North  America.  Alice Earle's great grandfather was the founder of Northern Co-operative Society in  Aberdeen and they were  celebrating their 125th anniversary, so Alice was dined and  wined handsomely as the great  grand daughter of the founder.  ELDERHOSTEL MEETING  The Elderhostel Committee  meetings are already planned  for. The courses tb be presented  the first week start May 31 and  the following one on June 7 in  1987.  Anyone wishing information  .of other Elderhostels write to  Elderhostel Canada,  PO -Box  4400,    Fredericton,    New  Timber  Days date  to change?  The Sechelt Merchants'  Association and the Sechelt  Chamber of Commerce will  both be consulted by Council on  the matter of changing the  Timber Days dates to July 1 or  close to it, it was decided at last  week's Sechelt Council meeting.  A letter from Gary Foxall of  the Sunshine Coast Lions Club  makes the point that the new  date would co-inci de with  Canada Day celebrations |and  the anniversary of the incorporation of the new District of  ^Sechelty   y  ���. ,As:Hvell, the letter states, 'this  move would  allow a greater   .  choice of events and a' greater  participation by both residents  and tourists?     /-.���'���"'  This Council agreed with.  . ���; Alderman Shanks said that  the date change would "open  up different aspects - hew events  like canoe racing and windsurfing," and several aldermen expressed the hope that a July  date would make the task of  finding sufficient numbers of  volunteers to produce the events  less difficult than it is now. In  the past few years Timber Days  has been in danger of folding,  due to the problems of getting  enough people to work.  Mayor Koch suggested that  the whole event be turned over  to the Chamber of Commerce.  ��� .c ., e^  >He^<>'  Me'  our  Gibsons Branch  SUNSHINE COAST INSURANCE  AGENCIES LTD.  Now located at  KERN'S PLAZA  Corner of School Rd. & Hwy 1.01  Conveniently located to serve your needs for: ->.  ��� Vehicle Transfers  ��� Cil^tepttoi Insurance  ��� House/Tenants Insurance  ��� Business Insurance  Hours - Tuesday to Thursday, 9:30 am to 5:00 pm  Friday, 9:30 am to 6:00 pm  Saturday, 9:30 am to 2:00 pm  Gibsons - 886-7751  Sechelt - 885-2291  Brunswick E3B 5A3, and they  will send you more information.  To join the club there is an age  limit, one must be 55 or over  but the spouse may be any age,  with the membership of 300  comes their catalogue of events.  Elderhostel Canada is incorporated, with a stroke of a pen  it was made official. Canada  now has its own independent  Elderhostel (non-profit) Organization. Officially entitled  Elderhostel Canada, the new  Canadian organization has its  own   headquarters  located  in  Toronto as well as an elected  board of directors chosen from  among Canada's most talented  and dedicated representatives of  education, business and human  services.  AN ALMOST PARADISE  The above is the title of an article in the September issue of  Western Living by a popular  former reporter/editor of the  Sunshine Coast.  A capsule history of the past  few years of life on the Coast - a  delightfully accurate account as  expected of its author, Dennis  Fitzgerald. A must for all to  read and enjoy.  HARVEST FAIR  The Volunteer Action Centre's Volunteer Harvest Fair will  be held at the Sechelt Elementary School's gym on Saturday,  October 18.  Join in the fun of competing  with your homemade preserves,  jams and jellies, wines and beer.  For information call 885-5881.  Come and learn what the  volunteers are doing in the area  and purchase some of their  wares.  J.D. & SON  >_  CONSTRUCTION LTD.  Box 255, Gibsons  886-9825  are proud to have been chosen as  GENERAL CONTRACTORS  for Gibsons new  KERN'S PLAZA  ���       Phase I of this project has been completed       I  . ON TIME & ON BUDGET j  THANKS to our SUBCONTRACTORS  (ALL LOCAL)  TOMA DEVELOPMENT  Box 431, Gibsons, 885-5717  ROBERTS CREEK ROOFING  Lower Rd., Roberts Creek, 886-2108  FJORD DESIGN & CONSTRUCTION LTD.  1192 Cowrie St., Sechelt, 885-5826  B.A. BLACKTOP  Porpoise Bay Rd., Sechelt, 885-5151  GIBSONS BUILDING SUPPLIES  Gibsons: 886-8141      Sechelt: 885-7121  SUNSHINE KITCHENS  Hwy 101 at Pratt Rd., Gibsons, 886-9411  MORRISON ELECTRIC  Marine Dr., Gibsons, 886-8557  GIBSONS READY MIX  Veterans Rd., Gibsons, 886-8174  STAN HAMILTON T BAR CEILINGS  Samron Rd., Sechelt, 885-5959  SECHELT HEATING & SHEET METAL  1339 Wharf St., Sechelt, 885-2466  SEASIDE PLUMBING LTD.  North Rd., Gibsons, 886-7017  ELSON GLASS  Hwy 101 at Pratt Rd., Gibsons, 886-7359  BROOKS & MILLER FLOOR COVERINGS LTD.  5707 Cowrie St., Sechelt, 885-2923  TURENNE CONCRETE PUMPING  Pratt Rd., Gibsons, 886-7022  G. CLARK PAINTING  Sunshine Coast Highway, Sechelt, 885-2620  JOHN ENEV0LDS0N WELDING  Hwy 101, Gibsons, 886-9159  ART PERRY STUCCO & DRYWALL  Francis Ave., Sechelt, 885-3742  These machines that do  nothing are worth $800  Trade in any typewriter  for $800 off the price of  an Olivetti ETV 240 'Plus'  Videotypewriter.  Does your present typewriter have a video  display and word processing power?  Does it have a disk drive for unlimited text  storage?  If you answered "no" to these questions,  then your typewriter does nothing compared to Olivetti's ETV 240 'Plus! And you  should take a close look at our special offer.  Turn your typewriter into $800 towards  the purchase of Olivetti's ETV 240 'Plus;  a Videotypewriter which combines the advantages of word processing with the   -  simplicity and convenience of a typewiiter.  ^^  towards the purchase of  an  that does everything.  Olivetti  When you want the best.  The ETV 240 'Plus' is simple to use with  two levels of "help" facilities for new operators. It will increase your productivity and  the quality of your work for any typing  and word processing task  Think about it With an $800 allowance  for any typewriter (we'll take anything  from an old manual model to tlie most recent electronic machine), you'll receive  an incredible value with the best offer on the  word processing market today. So not  only are you getting the best-the best just  got better.  But you'd better hurry. This offer expires  October 31, 1986 and is only available  while supplies last  Only mil' typi-w ritiT trailr in piT ETV .MO 'l'lns' puniiased.  ,'  OFFICE ELECTRONICS  885-3735  m  al  i-S  I f��  Business manager Wayne Robinson of St. Mary's Hospital received a cheque from the conbined hospital  auxiliaries for over $75,000. Wayne Robinson pointed out last Tuesday that the auxiliaries for .'Van-.  .,   couver (ieneral Hospital do not raise as much money. Making the presentation are Gift Shop chairman  ���\   Bunny Sliupc. left, of the Roberts Creek Auxiliary, and Thrift Shop chairman Jean Prest of the Pender  Auxiliary.  -John Burnside photo  Half moon Bay Happenings  Uncle John Mercer passes  ;_  by Ruth Forrester, 885-2418  A PIONEER PASSES ~  A note of sadness to start off.  today's column.  'Uncle'.John  ' Mercer passed away at the age  of 92 in St. Mary's Hospital.  At the time of writing funeral  arrangements had not yet been  made.  John, who was a fine and  good man will be sadly missed  by his wife' Irene and by the  many Mercer children and  grand children. Our sincere  sympathies go out to the family  i at this time.  i GOODBYE & GOOD LUCK  i A young couple from  ! Southwood are starting out on a  j new adventure in their lives next  j week. Ian Colquhoun and  Kathy Doyle are taking up the  position of lighthouse keepers at  Pine Island which is between the  mainland and the north end of  Vancouver Island.  It takes a special kind of peo-  l i pie to be willing to live in such  ;| ! isolation and Ian and Kathy are  *| j very special folks who will have  no trouble adjusting. Our good  wishes go with them.  FIRE AWARENESS  The fellows of the Halfmoon  Bay Fire Department are having  ,, ua busy time right now as they  ��^are-giving-much;of-their time to *  H?_he Fire Safety Prevention cam-'  .jjjjj paign. They have been visiting  H the Welcome Beach.Play School  and already the kids at Halfmoon Bay School are busy  ���M designing posters on the fire  ij| safety theme.  ��j     The children have also been  �� invited   to   attend   the' Green  Thumb Theatre performance of  the play Night Light which will  be at West Sechelt Elementary  School on Wednesday, October  8 at 1:15.  HARVEST DINNER & BALL  It would be a good idea to  order your tickets now for the  Welcome Beach Association  evening on Saturday, October  25 as space for dining is limited.  Tickets are $7.50 each and for  reservations call Marg Vorley at  885-9032 or Marion Sewell at  885-3130.  NEED A LIFT?  If you are suffering from the  Fall Blahs and feel the need of  some fun and cheer you would  do well to make a point of taking in Nikki Weber's newest  variety show scheduled for the  Sunday evening of October 19.  Some very fine local talent  will be performing for your en  joyment and for the benefit of  the Cancer Society. Among  them will be the inimitable Ronnie Dunn aided and abetted by  Margaret Jones, Sandie Dekker  and Barbara Christie. They-will  take care of the comedy side of  things, while music and song  will be in the good hands of  Nikki, Floyd, the ever popular  69'ers, the GG's, Joe and Tod  Richard, Andrea Robilliard and  John Marian.  Tickets are now on sale at  both  book stores and at  the  Shadow Baux. Look for some  surprise guests too!  LAST REMINDER  Don't forget about the community fire drill this Thursday  at 7 p.m. Listen for the fire  siren and go through your family escape route plan. Drop by at  the fire hall afterwards for coffee.  by Larry Grafton  . i  ���J ,i  HOMEWORK  Dale has done his.  He has the certificates,  and top achievement  awards to prove it...Plus 8  years experience. It all  adds up to.  SUPERIOR  MECHANICAL CARE  FOR YOUR CAR  Dale's Auto Clinic  Rear. Petro-Can Gas Bar  z- 886-3437  Sechelt Seniors  By the time this goes to press, ���  the Fall Plant Sale will be past  history. The next major event  for the branch will be our executive meeting' on October 7,  followed closely by the^ Sunshine Coast Regional Council  meeting in Powell River on October 8y   ;^y   ������������; ^.yy ��� y.y  For those of you who are interested in what the overall  Seniors' Branches are doing,  and intend to do on the Sunshine Coast, there will* be  transportation to and from  Powell River available and all  members welcomed, but if you  care to go, let Gerry or myself  know early because of the lunch  catering in Powell River. We  will be catching the 10:30 ferry  out of Earls Cove and departure  time will be 9 a.m. from the  hall. The meeting will be informative to all interested members  and you will also enjoy a day  trip in the bargain.  As of this date tickets for  Nikki Weber's Variety Concert  on October 19 at 8 p.m., are  available from The Book Store  on Cowrie Street, Books n'  Stuff, Shadow Baux Galleries,  Strings n' Things, and as usual  the writer will have a few.  The last couple of weeks the  column has been chopped and  sooner than write a letter to the  editor of the Press let's put it"in  here. First off, the Variety  - Show for Cancer Research was  not cancelled as per headline of  my column of September 23 in  the Press.  It was put on hold as per the  Coast News release. There was  no mention made of the Variety  Show in the Press unfortunately-  I try to keep the membership  informed on most of our activities but I have no control  over the editor's felt pe,n. One  stroke eliminates vital information sometimes. Let's hope our  800 odd members will get the  whole story as written from now  on.  We have had a donation to  our building fund by John  Dayton of a ticket for two for  an eight-day return trip to  Reno, leaving November 1,  1986. The ticket is for sale. For  further details contact 885-2182,  886-3728 or 885-2878.  Keep in mind also that the  Harvest Fair has been moved to  the Elementary School on October 18. Branch 69 will be  represented.  Notice Board  v  Gibsons Christian Faith Centre, Cruice Lane, Gibsons, next to Coast News, Interim  Pastor - Bud Stewart. New family oriented, friendly, non denominational church,  teaching the whole word of God, invites you to get acquainted each Sunday at  4:30.- Let us learn together what God is doing today, and what he requires of his  people.  Telephone Tree needs phoners. Volunteer phoners are needed for the Telephone  Tree program. A maximum of two hours per week is required to call shut-ins from *  your own home. Please call the Volunteer Action Centre at 885-5881 for information.  The Volunteer Action Centre will be hosting the 2nd Volunteer Harvest Fair on  Saturday, October ,18. at Sechelt Elementary School Gymnasium. Doors open from  10 a.m. - 3 p.m. For more details call 885-5881.  The Elves Club Annual Meeting will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, October 19,  1986 at 1051 Fir crest Road, Gibsons. For further information call 886-8417. .  The Shorncliffe Auxiliary Monthly Meeting wili be held on Tuesday, October 2i,  1:30 p.m. at the Bethel Baptist Church-in the Friendship Room. New members  needed.  Yard Sale at Madeira Park Community Hall in Pender Harbour, Saturday, October .  11. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sponsored by the Harbour Masonic Lodge. For pick-up call  883-9976, 885-2557 or 885-2896.  The Gibsons branch of St. Mary's Hospital Auxiliary will be holding a Craft Sale,  raffle, draw, table of new items, white elephant table and lots of children's surprise packages. Sunnycrest Mall, October 25, 1986 at 10 a.m.  Gibsons Legion Branch 109 Ladies' Auxiliary will be holding a Christmas Bazaar  Saturday. December 6, 1 - 3:00 p.m.  Duplicate Bridge - Tuesday. 7:15 p.m. at Golf Club. For information 886-9785.  ���  Chess - Monday, 7 p.m. at Alano Club, Kiwanis Way. Gibsons. 886-9785 for information. ' ���' -  Fund-raising  for the blind  Some 28 people on the Sunshine Coast are blind and it is  these people who are helped by  the local chapter of the Canadian National Institute for the  Blind. This week the CNIB is  doing a fund-raising drive in the  Gibsons area and volunteers are  needed to help canvass and to  man the displays in Sunnycrest  Mall, CNIB worker Don Andow told the Coast News last  week.  "We only opened our drive  last Tuesday," he said," "but  already we have collected about  $800! And this is money that  goes straight back into the community. We spend it here, we  don't send it away."  Two people a day are registered as being blind in the province of B.C. Andow added.  "What's sad is that nearly 50  per cent of those cases could be  prevented by early detection."  The CNIB is a private, nonprofit agency, founded in 1918  to help blind people rebuild  their lives after their vision loss.  The CNIB also helps to prevent  blindness through education,  medical care and research.  Anyone who is interested in  giving perhaps two hours of  time within the next week or  two should call Don Andow at  886-7184 for more information  and to register as a volunteer.  /,!  Coast News, October 6,1986  Gibs  Publ  oils  "We are vitally interested in  - this. And as to funding, when  the time comes, we'll be able.to  provide space to build (cabins)  and supply equipment that  might be needed. As well/there  may be some funding in  tourism," Mayor Koch " told  George Smith of. the  Tetrahedron Ski Club when it  ' made a presentation to Sechelt  Council last Wednesday.  Koch said he, along with the  Sechelt Chamber of Commerce,  had worked long and hard on a  similar proposal to open up the  back country above Gray Creek  to cross country and telemark-  - ing skiing. but that. the project  had run into obstacles which  Tetrahedron seemed to have  overcome.  The club wants to build four  warming cabins along the extensive trails which they intend to  clear from Tarinis Lake all the  way through the Mount Steele  area and beyond.  "This is a local project. We  want to improve it for ourselves  first and then we are sure that  Vancouver and other lower  mainland residents will want to  . come here to ski," Smith explained.  He told council that tele-  marking is the fastest growing  skiing in Canada today and that  ,the area in question has been  called the best cross country and  telemarking area anywhere in or  near the lower mainland. .-.'"'  Council went on record as  giving unanimous support to  the club's proposal and a letter  to that effect will be written for  the club to use as it develops its  project to the next stage. ���  Ho  ic  urs:  j     Tiii'titlay  , '���: yfyiiiwsday'y.  (,-. '"'���irs.Jay..  :Sa.i_n..iy.      r .-'  STORY TfME  ��� * ������'��.-��p.m.  ���'"������"U^'p.n,.  ' '.���'*��-4 p.m.r  Wed. 10 a.m  for ;:.:;:-;  Auto & Truck  Windshields  Boat Glass  Mon.-Fri. 8:00-4:30  Sat. 8:30-12:30  Come to the most complete glass  shop on the Sunshine Coast.  [yLLt-LC LrUb-fc-  Hwy. 101 & Pratt Rd., Gibsons 886-7359  <3>  ���������oj  A FRESH START FOR BRITISH COLUMBIA  AFRESH START FOR MACKENZIE  ELECT HAROLD LONG  TO THE VANDER ZALM TEAM  Volunteers 885-5138  to .orn>.(!  -i.i-'. o  j_ .c".q  (r%'.t.  ,_;-*;���'-_.;'���  PRICES,  H EFFECTIVE  >?__>___* -___._ > __-  Shop^Easy  n  ��� !___. IVll^'  OCT. 7-11  Trail Bay Centre  Sechelt 885-2025  WE WILL BE CLOSED THANKSGIVING DAY, MONDAY, OCT. 13  OPEN TIL  9 PM FRIDAYS V  Utility - 6-18 lbs. _...���  TURKEYS  b.c,      .;;..  Brussels Sprouts  Weston  Bread Crumbs  Foremost  Whipping Cream  Fletcher's    ,  Poultry Stuffing  3.06 kg Ib. 1 ���39  ..1.08kg lb. ,49  ... 340 gm I . I JJ  ...500 ml 1 .39  ...400 gm 1 .49  Tenderflake g\r\  Pastry Lard 454 gm  . 99  WE HAVE A GOOD SUPPLY OF  FRESH TURKEYS'  PORK  SAUSAGE  lYlbA I     -2.18 kg    ,!)g   lb  Grade 'A' Frozen __��    mft\  GEESE  3-95 kg   I - / 3 ib.  Boneless Imported  LAMB LEG .   _  ROASTS 8.80 kg   3.99   Ib.  Grade A Beef ~   -^  DINNER STEAKS. 6 59 kg  Z.99 ib.  h 1  7-Up, Pepsi, Schweppes  Tonic or Ale  plus deposit  ....750 ml  .79  .510 gm    bSIj  .99  Betty Crocker Supermoist  Cake Mixes  Unico  Spaghetti or Macaroni 900 gm  Swanson Frozen qq.  Meat Pies   ,..,.227gm .��M  Unico -4    frk  Spaghetti Sauce      750 mi   1.79  California  Sweet Potatoes  .or Yam.S .............1.52 kg    .69 lb.  California   ' eft  Cauliflower .'1.52kg   .69 ib  California Red Tokay  Grapes 1.74 kg   .79ib  Onderwater Ass't -i    00  Fall Bulbs        ea 1.88  ^IN+STORE BAKERY^m  Pumpkin Pie        .    s    2.75  Raisin Bread 454 gm  1.39  Thanksgiving  Layer Cakes 7    4.39  Hovis Buns 12 s  1.55  Copenhagens 4s  f.83  Ready to Bake ���    .     - -_*  Tart Shells 12s   1.49  Sm^EMSY  tf&H; B��iy Cehtrie  ���SecheH  885-2025  *-_.   -i-��.  _������_-���_.._.���_.'_.  . Coast News, Octobers, 1986  i  .!__  P  Ill  11  b:  I  I  /���  It's Fall and time to get the wood pile stacked for the winter  weather.  Rhythms off Life  Living with Mars  by Penny Fuller  Mars seems to have got  himself a bad reputation and  it's really not fair. Just because  every time he happens to be in  the neighbourhood, a lot of bar  room brawls break out. Just  because when he's passing by, a  few little international skirmishes flare up; Just because  whenever he enters a house  there is a noticeable increase in  the tension level - people start  bringing up the old "god of  war" business.  Now that's just circumstantial   evidence.   What   people  never bother to point out is that  without   Mars'   influence,  nobody would bother to hustle  j out of the way of speeding traf-  | fie, tell their boss to make his or  f her own coffee, or bother to  paint a great masterpiece. There  would probably be no survivors  from.    Nazi   concentration  camps.   And to be perfectly  blunt, the human race would  have died out  before it got  started because the sex drive  would have been nil.  Mars represents 'energy'  -pure and simple. Where it  stood when you were born, will  describe where your mental and  physical energy is easily accessible. It also indicates how you  handle anger.  Jt takes only two years for  Mars to travel around the sun.  As it moves through different  parts of our skies it puts a jolt  of energy into different areas of  our lives - sort of like a battery  boost. It also stimulates our survival instincts. Especially whferi  it either hits the place where the  sun was when we were born, or  forms certain angles to that  location.  On October 10 Mars moves  into Aquarius and it won't leave  until November 27. Its major  impact on any individual will  only last about two days, but  they can be days that really stir  up the bottom of the cesspool.  People born January 21 to  February 18, July 23 to August  23, October 24 to November 22,  and April 21 to May 21 will  have Mars forming a 'major  aspect' to their suns during this  time. That means you get the  battery boost to your ego or .  'sense of self.  Your impulse to assert  yourself will be strong and  could even turn pugnacious if  you've been storing up feelings  of. resentment.  You can handle these urges in  two ways. Knowing what's  coming, as soon as you start  feeling an overwhelming urge to  take a poke at somebody, you  could hide in bed for a couple of  days and tell everyone that you  have a very contagious flu.  That's an excellent way to  avoid rocking the boat and acquire an ulcer instead. It is not  what I would recommend.  There is a healthy use of any  planet's energies. The first thing  to do with this Mars transit is to  burn off a lot of physical  energy. Jog,"play basketball, do  push-ups - I don't care, just  burn up some of the excess  energy. Then, if you still feel  like taking a swing, identify  what exactly is making you  angry. Express that to the people concerned without attacking  their.egos. They may have Mars  active in their lives too!  Try to work out a creative  compromise that allows both  sides to maintain their sense of  self worth. This 'clearing the  air' process is Mars working .at  its best. It keeps us healthy.  Things may not be so clear  cut, however, for those of you  whose birthdays fall in the first  two weeks of the aforementioned times. You'll all be affected  before November 3. .At this time  you all have Pluto forming an  aspect to your suns as well as  Mars.  That probably sounds like  Greek. To put it in a nutshell,  you have two kinds of energies  affecting you at that time and it  can be a bad combination.  It is really important that you  handle this time constructively,  that you get the exercise and  clear the air without going for  the jugular. Because of the  Pluto influence, the repercussions from the confrontations  you have now, could have far  reaching affects.  For those of you who are  close to the people born in the  signs of Leo, Aquarius, Scorpio  Taurus, a word of caution. If  these loved ones seem to fly off  the handle for a few days in the  next couple of months, try to ignore the volume and hear the  content.  They may be exploding over  issues that need to be cleared  up. If you wait a couple of days  for them to cool down it is probably important to discuss  whatever was brought up, in a  calmer atmosphere.  Computer show  The Sunshine Coast Computer Show will take place  Saturday, October 11 at the  Sunnycrest Mall in Gibsons.  Staged by a group of local computer users, the show is being  presented so that local residents  may find out more about microcomputers and what people are  doing with them, at a convenient local site.  Several    of   the    latest  machines, including the Apple  Macintosh and the Atari ST  (and possibly the new Apple II  GS) will be on display, as well as  other   machines   currently  available and in use.  This is an excellent opportunity to meet fellow residents  who use computers on a regular  basis and who can show you  what you could do with a personal computer of your own.  If you have been considering  purchasing a computer for  home, business, or educational  use, or, if you already use a  machine but would simply like  to meet other users and gossip,  consider yourself invited to the  Sunshine Coast Computer  Show.  For further information  please contact Fred Mason,  886-3552.  LOTTO-BC  Open   da_m_ till ��jj  .99  ea m  Fresh  CRANBERRIES  New Zealand  KIWI FRUIT  ChiQuita j*        g  BANANAS.....jka.73) Oibst  Washington Red or Delicious Golden  APPLES (kg 1.08)    lb  Washington  CARROTS  12 oz   ea  (kg .55)   lb  B.C.  TURNIPS  B.C.  ONIONS  B.C.  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Smith  pumpkin pie  filling       ���.540m/1.25  Cadbury - Semi-sweet or  with marshmallows       hot  chocolate 500sm 2.85  Bassett's  licorice  allsorts    350 �����_ 1.65  Green Giant- whole kernel or cream style  COm 341-398ml .75  Reynolds - 12"x25'  foil wrap  Christies Crisp & Chewy  cookies    .^,y,_1.58  6.99  1.15  .3 litre  Crisco  oil  Scott Family  napkins        60S.77  Uncle Ben's Long Grain  wild rice   I/Ogm 1.49  Del Monte - Sliced, Tidbits, Crushed  pineapple .88  Heinz  tomato  SOUP 284m,2/J8  Day by Day, Item by Item, Vlfe do more for you  C Vnrittv  Deli and Health  Jfoot. e.  Fresh  PASTA  886-2936  MARY'S  VARIETY  Fall Merchandise  - Thanksgiving  - Ocloberfest  - Halloween  Gibsons Harbour,  next to Shell Station  886-8077  Styles * Smiles  Beauty Salon  A CUT ABOVE  We don. just cut hair  we create hair styles  Phone now for an appointment  886-2120  fri the Lower Village:  IP Show Piece ^i  I Ga"ery *  Next to  the Gibsons  Fish Market  October SPECIAL  10% OFF  MOULDINGS  in stock  280 Gower Pt. Rd., Gibsons  886-9213  ___J___M_    _���__ - Coast News, October 6,1986  ���mM  GOWER POINT ROAD GIBSONS  :B'&fc2z&?;  :!FB��E.M^  We fully guarantee everything we sell to be satisfactory or money cheerfully refunded.        We reserve the right to limit quantities  DOLLAR  Year LOTTERY Centre  Sundays & Holidays 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Prices effective:  . 7 -12  We accept  Meddo-Belle Canadian - random cuts  feta 10% off  Country Crock Soft Spread  margarine 6. o a,��� 1  FROZEN  Minute Maid - Save .86  orange  juice  cool whip  ...474 ml  500 mi  1.49  .95  Yes we will have  Canada Grade A Fresh  FRESH TURKEYS  kg4.39  99  lb.  Boneless  CROSS RIB $  ROASTS  kg 4.61  BAKERY  Utility Grade Fresh Roasting  CHICKENS s  kg 2.84  Boneless Chuck  POT  ROASTS  kg 4.39  Weston's Cracked Wheat or  100% Whole Wheat  bread       570 Sm i qq  Our Own Freshly Baked - 8"        ' ^'  pumpkin pies �� 1.99  I  EXTRACTAWAY  Carpet & Upholstery  CLEANER  c**-s $15����for4hrs.^rn8'  Call 886-2257 to reserve  Fletcher's  POULTRY  500 gm  NO DOUBT  Fletcher's Ws  DINNER  HAM  kg 7.25  VMk  we all have strange little quirks of character. I think I have several, but no,  don't get excited - this is not the time for this lady's confessions. Come  back some other time for those! I'm just going to tell you about'one of my  less serious quirks. Did you know that I cannot pass a recipe card in a  store without picking it up and secreting it in my purse. When I get home I  plunge the card deep into a drawer containing hundreds of other recipe  cards - and then I forget all about it! But...somewhere in the food file of my  brain I have a recipe for...whatever. So...when my great provider went to  the store the other day and came home with a slab of cheese only to find  that I had been to the store the day before and had also bought a slab of  cheese I knew just what to do. I plunged into the drawer and scrambled  around - and there, by kind permission of Armstrong, was  CHEESEY CINNAMON ROLLS  B.C. White Rose  potatoes       7 / /1.00  0 fa VV Clubhouse - Assorted Varieties  mixes y, .2/1.00  Lipton - 2's  onion soup      7..,,,., 1.00  Je\lQ  Light  powders    ^-.3/1,00  CinnaniOn Monarch  spread _,-_,,,. LOO  German Buik  edam 9.o23m .*> 4.00  PLUS "IN-STORE" $ SPECIALS,  DOUGH  10 ml  125 ml  25 ml  - 2 teaspoons sugar  - Vz cup warm water  - 2 tablespoons yeast  granules  125 ml - y2 cup butter  375 ml - IV2 cups milk  FILLING  125 ml - V_ cup melted butter  175 ml - % cup brown sugar  HAVING A BANQUET?  Planning a reception?  Celebrating a family occasion?  1 egg beaten  125 ml       - Vz cup brown sugar  10 ml        - 2 teaspoons salt  1-1.25 I      - 4-5 cups flour  500 ml - 2 cups grated aged  Armstrong Cheddar Cheese  10 ml - 2 teaspoons ground  cinnamon  125 ml - Vz cup raisins  Dissolve sUgar in.warm water and pour into a large mixing bowl.  Sprinkle yeast over water and let stand,10 minutes or until dissolved.  2. Meanwhile, combine butter, milk, egg, brown sugar and salt in a  small saucepan. Heat just until butter is melted and mixture has  reached 115��F (40 degree C),  Pour butter mixture and 2 cups (500 ml) of flour into dissolved yeast:  and beat with electric mixer for 2 minutes at medium speed. Beat in  cheese. Add the flour, 1 cup (250 ml) at a time until the dough comes  away from the sides of the bowl.  4. Turn dough out on a floured board and knead-until smooth and  elastic, 8-10 minutes/ .  5. Place the dough in a greased bowl and brush the top of the dough  with oil. Cover and let rise in a warm place 75-85��F (22-27 degree C)  until doubled in bulk, about 1 hour.  6. Punch dough down and divide in half.  7. Roll dough into a 9x12 inch (22cm x 30 cm) rectangle and brush with  2 tablespoons (25 ml) melted butter. Sprinkle half the brown sugar,  cinnamon and raisins over dough.  Roll dough from the long side and seal the seam by pinching. Repeat  with the rest of the dough.  9. Cut each roll into 12 pieces and place in well greased baking pans 1"  (2.5 cm) apart. Brush with 2 tablespoons (25 ml) melted butter.  Cover with waxed paper and let rise until double, about 45 minutes.  .O.Bake in a pre-heated 350��F (180 degree C) oven for 30-35 minutes or  until the buns sound hollow when tapped. Let stand 10 minutes  before removing from pan.  11 .Glaze with 1 cup (250 ml) icing sugar beaten with 3 tablespoons (40  ml) milk if desired.  The Armstrong people say you can send away for more to: Armstrong  Foods Ltd., P.O. Box 9100, Vancouver, BC V6B 4G4  Well, they did whatever it was that my quirk drove me into picking up  that recipe card! NEST L&N\S  8  The  PoP  Shoppe  Our hall above the store has  evening openings.  The hall is fully equipped,  with chairs and tables available  to seat groups from 25-100.  To Book Your Event  CALL  886-2257  Located in KEN'S new   PARTY SNACK AREA  in providing/ Quality, & Friendly Service  88B-7744  Arthritis & Exercise  A user's fiuidt' '<> '/'ncs.  ../.(/ inth'jH'ndviu <���  GWEN ELI.ERT, RN, BSN   *11.95  OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK  i omi. in' .School A. ("."_(r It. Ko.uk '  WE SELL  Crane  American Standard  Steel Queen  Kitchen Plumbing Fixtures  SERVING THE SUNSHINE COAST  Seaside Plumbing Ltd.  886-7017  GIBSONS LANDING  TAX SERVICE  ��� Income Tax Preparation  ��� Small .Business Accounting  |||  ��� Typing Services  ��� Resumes Prepared |.|  Tues. - Sal. 10:30 - 5    jj��  iLoc.ilt-il in "The Doll's I louse"! |:|8;  ...st ken's lu��i.* Dollar    886-8229  III  WEIGHT  CONTRoi  PRCSGRAM  It is a simple, fun and magical  program in losing, gaining and  maintaining weight. 100%  Satisfaction Guaranteed.  For information and business  opportunity on Herbalife products please contact:  886-3908 885-3140  Gibsons  FISH  MARKET  Next to Ken's Lucky Dollar  WINTER HOURS:  Open 7 days a week  10. am - 6 pm  Fridays until 7 pm  . ������;**_  ���*<���_?."���___  ��� __!    Ill ������     ____���.__���   I  I ______���! ______���___ _I_____-llll__l_-l_l1l1ll     11   '    '���   -      "     '  i_______H Coast News, October 6,1986  e ceramics exhibition at the Arts Centre has some strikingly  ^originial pieces, including these by Jerry McBride.  ShowPiece Gallery  October Special  All frame mouldings in stock  /!���.!'  ....  ytti  .'!..  .fin.  /l.1_  III1'')!  Hwy 101, Sechelt 885-3132  2nd Look Btwfique  MEN & WOMEN'S  -ft  ;_ (���:.  -IUj  . _.' ������  ���|   <(_.;  [ b:. !  ���I *H  f oti  v.f_  .1? n  �� /M^  .  .rfff  i'.Oi  |   ���.;;_  _ ';'������  ?  ri.r  v���  Package Special!  Enjoy a full range of Skin  and Health Care Services at  our Special Package Price!  OVER A TWO MONTH PERIOD, ENJOY  4 Flotation Tank  Sessions  4 Saunas  4 Jacuzzis  8 Showers  Use of 20 Towels  ^  2 Facials  2 Pedicures or  Reflexology Sessions  4 Manicures  Regular cost $3 7600  Package Jfc*^^ -j  Special  ^V  *\%   Package Special also gives you  10%   OFF all hair care services.  INQUIRE ABOUT PERSONALIZED MINI- PACKAGES  - ON SALE NOW!  SKIN CARE HOURS:   Mon.-Sat., 8:30 am - 9:00 pm  Inquire about Sunday Openings  Cowrie & Inlet, Sechelt        885-4505 886-2818  M^^S^Mi^i&^WMM^S^Wi  by Peter Trower  Having survived one line-up,  we decide to tackle another - a  much longer queue that, is  waiting restlessly to enter the  critically acclaimed Roundhouse exhibit. Gaining entry to  this prime show takes well over  half an hour but the wait is  more than worth it. The Roundhouse complex was designed by  several Czechoslovakia^ artists  and it is an imaginative  triumph.  The general theme of the  show is 'Inventions that didn't  quite make it' and the enterprising Czechs have assembled a  virtual cornucopia of outlandish  devices, the wistful brainchildren of many an optimistic  crackpot.  You enter the Roundhouse  via an almost empty room,  dominated by an enormous  simulated cog-wheel. The  room's other main feature is a  device like a winged bicycle,  suspended on a horizontal  cable, high above the floor.  Two men with crossed arms,  wearing World War One pilot's  gear, stand on a lofty platform.  Shortly, one of them mounts  the eccentric flying machine and  pedals it leisurely across the  room and back. We have just  seen weird invention number  one in action.  Now we proceed to a long  corridor called the Hall of Inventions and are treated to a virtual barrage of cockeyed devices. Each exhibit is accompanied by a near life-size statue  of its creator. Some of these artifacts are bizarre in the extreme, they include a literal  one-horsepower vehicle,  powered by a horse on a treadmill; a bicycle built for 12; an  outrageous underwater breathing device; a dirigible consisting  of many hot-air balloons lashed .  together and a host of other  totally off-the-wall Rube-  Gbldbergian contraptions that  never got much beyond the  drawing board.  We emerge from the Hall of  Inventions into the largest room  of all. This contains a couple of ���  other flying devices that actually  work. One of them resembles  nothing more than an airborne  rowing machine. As we wait to  enter a theatre constructed like a  giant boiler, another pilot activates the rowing machine over  our heads.  Inside the theatre, we are ,  shown a short film that highlights a number of crazy  vehicles and flying machines  that were actually, constructed. I  have seen some of this hilarious  footage before but much of it is  new to me. Most of the wild-  eyed zealots look to be several  cards short of ��t full deck as they  conduct their invariably-disastrous test runs.  The rest of the Roundhouse  exhibition consists of not-so-  loony devices that actually  worked. They include primitive  and cumbersome steam tractors; a very early automobile  that is only one step removed  from a horse-drawn coach;  several types of steam-driven  cars and an accurate recreation  of George Stephenson's pioneering locomotive, The Rocket.  Yvonne and I leave the  building well satisfied. The  Roundhouse has more than lived up to its advance publicity.  It is almost time for Our visit  to the Ramases Pavilion and we  plod back in that general direction. We are: broughtto a; halt  by the sound of wild drumming  and three of the city's '"'most  outlandish street clowns make  their appearance. They-consist  of a -stiltwalker in a benign  golden mask, a golden wig and  brilliant robes of black; and  gold; a limber creature dressed .  entirely in white with a drum  muri  Television  THURSDAY, OCTOBER fi$���� Find out the answers and more  7:00 PM i .. *~!3L with a look at Toastmasters  . Olde Tinie' Favourites a|g|. through inter^ie$VjwithKthfeir  Kiwanis Village. Steve antf Jack^ members and a visit to one of  take requests this week frSiiofibS T \ the "Weekly meetings.  residents of the Gtblso'ns"  Kiwanis Care Home'. The-  musical, two-some aj;e up to  their comical antics in this sing-  along show taped during the  summer.  8:00 PM  Sunshine Toastmasters.  What's a TOastmaster? How do  I join? Where do they meet?  9:00 PM  Northwest Coast Indian Art  No. 4�� For those who have been  following this series from the  starts Brad Hunt will be giving  his final lesson this week. We  hope you have enjoyed this production and intend to include  more education shows in the  future.  Writers' Directory  About . 120 writers of all  genres are included in the 1986  edition of the Directory of  Members and Writing Services,  published by the Federation of  B.C. Writers with help from the  Cultural Services Branch of the  government of B.C.  The directory lists writers in  alphabetical order, also according to region. Each is accorded  several , paragraphs describing  his/her credits and qualifications. The cost of the directory  is primarily provided for educa  tional institutions, as well as the  libraries and the media, all of  is $9 per copy.  .  Another feature of the directory is its Teachers' Guide,  designed to help to put the  writer's service to best use in the  classroom. In fact, the directory  which have long been asking for  such a reference tool.  For further information call  Doug Third, Directory Promotion Co-ordinator, 683-2057 or  251-4443, or Jan Drabek,  733-0289.  China slide show  Chris and Diane Staples  recently spent five weeks travelling on their own in mainland  China. Their observations of  the rapidly changing social and  economic trends reflect a China  not always seen in organized  tours. As a professional photo-  journalist, Chris' slides are a  highlight of this presentation.  Please note that this event  will be held at the Sunshine  Coast Arts Centre in Sechelt  (not' at Chatelech Secondary  School as was advertised in the  Continuing . Education  brochure) from 7:30 p.m. to  9:30 p.m. on Friday, October  17. Admission will be $2.50 at  the door.  Serving our special  THANKSGIVING  BUFFET  on Monday. Oct13th  from 5-9 pm  .. .  - ���   ���,...<. -.    y '������ ��� y,:r,'y.. ������ -yy. ��� ���  Prepared by our new-French Chef, Marc Delmas  A GOOD NIGHT ASSURED!  ' ;      Reservations advised .  885-5811  OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK  From 7am-9pm  'Fri. & Sat. until 9:30pm  Sun. 9am-9pm  CLOSED DAILY FROM 3-5 PM  On the Waterfront Centre of Sechelt  slung around its neck, that  resembles a hairless albino lion  and, most extraordinary of all,  the thoroughly-inspired entity  known as the Drum Mother.  We   have  encountered   the  Drum Mother before at other  such   gatherings   but   this  remarkable   clown   (the   word  fails to do these amazing performers justice), never fails to  amaze us. The utterly strange  Drum Mother almost has to be  seen   to   be  believed   or   appreciated. She glides over the  ground like a ghost in a huge  red hoop skirt, beating expertly  on the two small drums that are  sewn   into   the   front   of  the  costume.   Her   flesh-coloured  mask wears an odd, fixed smile.  She is like some bizarre cross  between the Red Queen in Alice  in Wonderland and the vaguely-  sinister   woman   on   the   Old  Dutch Cleanser cans - but that  doesn't    quite   describe   her  either.  The  Drum  Mother  is  simply unique.  The street clowns entertain us  briefly before drifting away in  the direction of the exit. A non-  costumed man who works with  the clowns informs the crowd  that the Drum Mother and her  curious cohorts will be putting  on a full-length performance  later that evening.  To be continued  P  It's all happening at  Sty*  (Htbtxtz  Come in for our  11 am WEEKEND  BREAKFAST  SPECIALS  every Sat. & Sun/  Don't miss  SUNDAY NITE JAM  Cedar Plaza,   Hwy 101.  Gibsons.        886-8171        I I'H'W  CASA  Davis Bay  885-2911  ":-:._.  Thanksgiving  BUFFET  Including Turkey & Ham with  all the trimmings, & Pumpkin Pie!  SUNDAY, OCT. 12th  from 5 pm  $Q95  *J  per person  OPEN 7 iNK.IITS A WEEK FROM 5 PM  ���_     s  !__'\.v  ��J  COAST NEWS Photo   Reprints  js^T Any published photo or your  5x7  SJCW  choice from the contact sheets     8x10    s900  . J  Gramma's Pub  A friendly place with a great harbour view.  ScrgC Invites you & your guest to his  TRADITIONAL TURKEY DINNER  Sunday1 & Monday, October 12 & 13<*  Soup or Salad    $  Turkey Dinner  with all the trimmings  Pumpkin Pie  DAILY  BEVERAGE |  SPECIALS  Open 7 days a week, 10am-12:30am  Galley 10-9  GRAMMA'S  COLD BEER & Gibsons Harbour,  ft WINE STORE across from  Open 11-11 everyday        Molly's Reach,  886-8215  PUP  t      ���   r > mW^M^Mf^MS^trM  Ceramic exhibit stimulating  by Pat Forst  Strong individual style is the  focus of the Ceramic Exhibition  at the Sunshine Coast Arts Centre. Eight very different potters  are represented using fragile  porcelain, sturdy stoneware,  and warm earthenware.  The whimsical painted platters of Jerry McBride show both  her love ol" comedy and depth  of feeling. Bold, brilliant colours project her wish for a  bathing suit into an exciting wall  piece.  The tactile, buttery texture of  Ron   Vallies'   functional   pots  DANCE  In Memory of Jim Wright  to the BEL-AIRS  featuring JOHN WITMER  formerly of Down Child Blues  Oct. 11th - 8 pm  ROBERTS CREEK HALL  NO MINORS  Tickets  at:  Seaview MM..  Seamounl  Car Wash iGihsonsl. Big Mac's (Sechelt)  tempt one to touch. Generous  jugs and bowls invite the  gourmet in us all.  Jeannie Mah, on the other  hand, works in paper thin sheets  of porcelain. Her hand built  pieces give an illusion of function but would never be used.  Subtle colours accentuated with  dots give a merry feeling to the  work.  Delicate pink pastels act as a  counterpoint to the over large  cup and saucer, cream and  sugar of Sam Kwan.  John Reeve's versatility is  portrayed in screaming turquoise and yellow, deep rich  temmoku stoneware, and  delicate porcelain.  Earthenware, a very warm  medium, is represented by Dar-  cy  Margesson's strong forms.  Lighthearted decoration gives a  happy-go-lucky feeling to these  plates and cups.  The rich kiss of the wood  burning kiln's fly ash as glaze  make Chris Guiffrida's voluptuous stoneware vessels very exciting.  Catherine Fraser's unusual lily pad plates and punctuation  cups are interesting but the  depth of the glaze surface gives  a feeling of incompletion. Her  fish hooks are comical and  refreshing.  . This show is well worth see-  ing^with its cross section of pottery styles and use of clays. It  can be viewed at the Arts Centre  until October 19, Wednesday to  Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4  p.m. and on Sundays from 1 to  . 4 p.m.  Christmas Crafts Faire  It's 12 years since the first  Christmas Crafts Faire, sponsored by the Roberts Creek  Community   Association   and  Seaside  ��� Bring the whole family for  THANKSGIVING DINNER  Sunday, Oct. 12 (Reserve Early)  ��� Our NEW FALL MENU begins  Wed, Oct. 8  Entrees from $790 - Daily Dinner Specials  ��� Now open for SUNDAY BRUNCH  from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.  Gower Pt.    Reservations: 886-2887  Open WED. thru SUN.  from 5:30 p.rq-  this year's promises to be bigger  and better than ever, according  to Chris Luster, Association  director.  It will be held on Sunday,  November 16 at the Roberts  Creek Community Hall, from  10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in time for  early Christmas shopping.  All interested artists . and  craftspeople who would like to  rent a table - there are only 30  available - should call Chris  Luster at 886-2108 between 6  and 10 p.m. fables rent for $10  each.  Coast News, October 6,1986  13.  ^^^^mmimmm-M^^M  Don't forget the Fall Fair competition.  Judging of homemade jams, jellies, pickles, wine, beer,  etc. at the Volunteer Harvest Fair is on October 18 at the  Sechelt Elementary School Gymnasium. Bring items in from  10 to 11 a.m. Judging takes place at noon. Call 885-5881 for  details on how to enter.  Cable Switch  We've made the Switch!  As of Thursday, October 2, 1986, Coast Ten Television  becomes Coast Cable Television and due to interference from  CKVU 10 we have been relocated to Channel 11' on the dial.  CCTV 11 will continue to provide the community with  local programming and coverage of recent events.  Branch #109  WEEKEND ENTERTAINMENT J  Fri., Oct. 10th  and  Sat.t Oct 11th  PEGASUS  SUNDAY BRUNCH BUFFET  AT THE OMEGA RESTAURANT  11AM-2 PM  Over 25 ft. long buffet  Includes coffee, tea and juices  ��� SPECIAL OFFICIAL OPENING PRICE ���  .99* KIDS 3.99 ADULTS  Overlooking Gibsons Harbour  FOR RESERVATIONS CALL  886-2268  Special Brunch price applies to Sunday, October 12. 1986 ONLY  CAIB4I.I__Y  Thursday....Ladies Night....til 10 pm  "NICHOLAS STAR"  Every Thursday: Male Waiters!       DOOR PRIZES & SURPRIZES!  ./  8  Pin  "Vs.-  J*K  *f  -OPEN: Wed., 9.2am  /Thurs., Fri. A Sat., 8-2am>  u: ___���:���J. _  WED. NIGHT POOL TOURNAMENT   1 1 \     \  BEAT THE CLOCK   Every Wed., 9-11 pm  i ��� i         %  &r_  14  P  k  Your guide to  the finest in  area dining  It was more than 14 years ago when I first came to the  Sunshine Coast and for most of those years one of the  places I always looked to for reliable and friendly service,  not to mention delicious food, was Andy's Restaurant in  Gibsons.  During that time there have been many changes at Andy's, but never in the warm and personable greeting  bestowed by the proprietor or his wife and never the quality of the fare.  Last week we decided on Andy's after a long day's  work. We were hungry and tired, ready to relax and enjoy  something tasty. Neither one of us was disappointed. My  companion's choice was seafood - the casserole - and I  decided on a sirloin steak cubed in Hollandaise sauce.  The seafood casserole comprises plenty of meaty crab,  shrimps, scallops and lobster, all poached in a delightful  sauce and served, very hot, with fluffy rice (potato if you  wish), vegetables fresh from the garden (green beans this  night) and a salad to begin. My companion was delighted  with the look and the taste.  My steak was done perfectly - rare, just as I had asked.  Served in a creamy sauce with mushrooms and herbs, it  was not only filling, but satisfying in taste as well. I particularly like the fresh vegetables - too often restaurants  fail to take advantage of the harvest time produce and rely  on only frozen to accompany the main course.  We sat for a while to talk about the day's work and then  decided that dessert would be in order. The cheese cake,  with cherry topping, was splendid; the Kahlua parfait was  scrumptious.  There we were - well fed and relaxed in the cosy atmosphere, and all for not much more than $30. It's not a  cheap night out, but you can do that at Andy's too. They  have a wide pizza menu, with prices most can afford. The  appetizers are generous too, and sometimes hit the spot if  you don't want something heavier.  It's nice to know that some things don't change. I'm  glad that Andy's is one of them.  DRIVE INTAKE OUT  Chicken Shack - Cowrie St., Sechelt  -885-7414. Open 11 am - 9 pm, Mon-  Thur; 11 am - 10 pm, Fri-Sat; noon - 9  pm. Sun. Home delivery within 5 miles of  store after 4 p.m. Deep fried chicken, pizza, hamburgers, salads, BBQ half  chicken, BBQ ribs. All to go.  NIGHT ON THE TOWN  Andy's Restaurant - Hwy 'ioi, Upper Gibsons - 886-3388. Open 11 am  -10:30 pm, Mon-Wed; 11 am - II pm,  Thurs-Sat; 11 am - 10 pm Sun. 130 seats.  V, MC. 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.  Bonniebrook Lodge Gower Point,  one block right from the corner of  Chaster and Gower Poipt Roads.  886-2887. Open for dinner Wednesday  thru Sunday from 5:30 p.m. V., MC. tin-  joy relaxed and intimate dining in this  historic seaside lodge. The views are spectacular, the cuisine is excellent and the  prices are set !o suit every budget. Our  Swiss che.f, Martin, prepares a weekly  menu of delicious Continental cuisine, including soups, salads, and appetizers, as  well as entrees of fresh seafood, veal,  crepes, pasta and steak. All are individually prepared, creatively presented,  and served with tantalizing sauces on the  side. Martin's desserts will simply delight  you! Sundays, in addition to our regular  menu, a selection of sea food specials wil  be offered. Healthy portions tor hearty  eaters. Fine dining or snacking - by the  sea! Reservations suggested.  Cafe Pierrot, - Teredo Square,  Sechelt. 885-9962. Open Mon. thru  Thurs., 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. and Fri.  and Sat., 9:30 a.m. - 10 p.m., closed  Sundays. Delicious bread, pastas,  crepes, desserts and more...all freshly  baked on premises. Dinner entrees  from $5.75. Average meal for 2 - $24.  Casa Martinez Restaurant - Sun  shine Coast Hwy., Davis Bay - 885-2911.  5 p.m. - 10 p.m. nightly. MC, V. Lovely  view and warm intimate atmosphere.  Dinner selections include pasta, seafood,  chicken and steaks. Chicken Feast Buffet  every Sunday night includes salad bar and  choice of desserts for only $7.50. Average  dinner for two, $25.  Creek House - Lower Road, Roberts  Creek'- 885-9321. Open 6 pm - 10 pm,  Tues-Sun; Sunday Brunch, 11 am - 2 pm.  40 seats. Intimate dining and fine cuisine  are the hallmarks of Creek House. Tlie  atmosphere is sophisticated yet casual.  Brunch includes eggs, crepes, pasta,  ���seafood, salads, croissants. Dinners include crepes, pasta and meat entrees.  Fvening specialties include Filet A  L'Echalotte, Stroganoff, Lobster.  Prawns. Two daily specials (one seafood)  at $10.95 includes soup or salad. Average  meal for two $30. Rcscrvatkins a must on  weekends.  The Omega Pizza Steak and  Lobster House -1538 Gower Pt. Rd.,  Gibsons Landing - 886-2268. Open  4-10:30 pm, Sun-Thurs; 4-11 pm, Fri-Sat.  145 seats. 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 their specialties. Banquet facilities  available. Very special children's menu.  Average dinner for two $20. Reservations  recommended.  Pebbles   Restaurant    [rail  Aw.,  Sechelt - 885-5811. Open 7 days a week  from 7 a.m. until 9 p.m.; Fri & Sal til  9:30 p.m.; Sun 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. Closed  daily from 3-5 p.m. 62 seats. V, MC,  AF. Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner  and Sunday Brunch. Lunches begin al  $4.25 and selections include sandwiches,  burgers and daily specials. Famous for  halibut and chips. Dinners include meat,  poultry, seafood and more. Rack ol  Lamb and chicken or \eal Cordon Bleu  arc house specialties. Brunch features  omelettes, full breakfasts. Shrimp Pebbles, and Lggs Driftwood. Average dinner for two $25-530. Beautiful view of  Trail Bay and across io Nanaimo. Reservations a uood idea.  <$_. *  fife W-t '  a_�� -*..*.  A listing of  restaurants  and pubs  FAMILY DINING  The Gourmet Munchie- in "The  Dock", Sechelt. 885-3353. Open Mon-  Fri, 8:30-5:30 pm. Lunch, served 11:30-3  pm. Comfy seating inside or outdoors  under our umbrellas. A fine selectionof  salads, sandwiches, soups and desserts; all  made with fresh, natural ingredients and  all available to go. Fresh produce supplied  by our own Galiano Market. Select items  for take-home include salads, homemade  breads, muffins and cookies, dried fresh  pasta, croutons, poppy seed dressing,  marinated artichoke hearts, and jams.  "To go" lunch orders taken by phone.  We cater parties and make boxed lunches.  The Homestead - Hwy ioi, Wilson  Creek - 885-2933. Open 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.  daily. 40 seats inside, 30 seat patio. 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.  Pender Harbour Restaurant-  Madeira Park - 883-2413. Open 11:30 am  -9 pm Mon-Thurs; 11:30 am-11 pm Fri-  Sat; 4 pm-9pm Sun. 40 seats. V, MC.  Canadian and Chinese food. Western  selections include sandwiches, hamburgers, steaks and chops. Chinese selection includes fried rice, spare ribs, chop  suey, chow mein, foo yong and combination meals. All items available for takeout. Average family dinner for four $20.  Raven Cafe- Cowrie St., Sechelt.  Open Tues - Thurs, 6 am-6 pm; Fri, Sat &  Sun. 6 am - 9 pm; closed Mon. 64 seats.  24 flavour ice cream bar. Full breakfasts,  home style fast foods. Daily lunch special  $2.95. All available tp go. Average family  lunch for. four from $12.00.  Rllby Lake Resort - Sunshine c]iasi  Hwy, Pender Harbour -883-2269. Opfn 7  days a week 7 am -9 phi. 54 seats.fv.,  MC. Breakfast, lunch and dinner served  daily in Ruby Lake's ppst'and-X.unilii.-  ing room.'I ovcly view ot lake and gj'-'d  highway access for vehicles ol' all sl.es.  Bicakfast served all day. lunch prices  I-levin al $2.50, dinners from $5.50_ including salad bar. Smorgasbord Sutjd.iy  nights includes. 12 salads, three hot ijieal  dishes and two desserts, $10.95 for adults,  S5..0 for children under 12.. Tiny'ibis  free. \ great family outing dcsiinalk .v.  Absolutely superb prime rib every Friday  night. Average lamiK dinner lor lour  .__<-_...  Seaview Gardens - 1556 Marine  Drive, Gibsons Landing - 886-9219. Open  11:30 a.m. - 9 p.m. Tues-Thurs & Sun;  11:30 a.m. -10 p.m. Fri-Sat; closed Mon.  48 seats, in dining room, 20 seats on the  deck. MC, V. Fully licensed 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. Smorgasbord every Sat, 5 - 8 r.fm.  All items available to go. Average family  dinner for four $25. !  i  i  Willee's   Family   Restaurant-  Sunnycrest Shopping Plaza, Gibsbns,  886-3434. Open 7 days a week. Mon-  Thurs 6 a.m. -7 p.m.; Fri 6 a.m. -9pjm.;  Sat 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.; Sun 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.  1S1C, V. Fully licensed. Breakfast, lunch  and dinner. Menu features sandwiches,  "Willee Burgers", fish and chips. Daily  lunch specials include: soup and fjlled  croissant - $3.50; selection of salads; low-  cal plate. Daily dinner specials. Take-out  service available. Average family diifiner  for four: $20-$25. /  PUBS  MC - Mastercard   V - Visa  AE - American Express  Average meal prices quoted  do not include liquor  Backeddy Pub - Egmont Marina  -883-2298. Open daily - 11 to II, Sat. &  Sun. 9 to 11. 60 seats inside, 20 on the  deck. 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 am -10 pm.  Cedar's Inn - Cedar Plaza, Gibsons  -886-8171. Open 11 am - midnight, Sun-  Thurs; 11 am - 1 ani, Fri-Sat. 100 seats.  V., M.C. Delicious lunches 11:00 - 2:30.  Evening menue 6:00 - 9:30. Sat. & Sun.  Brunch. Entertainment - Darts, Cribbage,  Activities. Everyone welcome.  Gramma's Pub- Across from Molly's  Reach right on Gibsons Harbour. Open  10 am til 12:30 am; Sundays 11 am - 12  midnight. Lunch from $2.95 in a cosy  marine atmosphere. Fresh seafood in  season, plus regular pub fare. Ask your  friendly server about the daily beverage  specials. Gramma's cold beer and Vvine  store - above the pub, at street level - is  open every day from 11 am to 11 pm.  Peninsula Motor Inn - Sunshine  Coast Hwy, Gibsons - 886-2804. Open 10  am - 12 pm, Mon-Thur; 11 am - I am,  Fri-Sat. Pub food includes breakfasts  and lunches. Kitchen open until 6 pm.  Exotic dancers. Live music.  Wakefield Inn- Hwy ioi, 2 mi. up the  Coast from Sechelt. Open 7 days a week:  Mon-Sat 11 am - 1 am; Sundays 12 noon  -12 am. 11Qseats. Kitchen open 11 am - 3  pm for lunch, with a daily lunch special.  Open for dinner Fri & Sat.. 5-9 pm, including Salad Bar and "Barbecue your  own Steak" on the deck. Fresh Prawns a  house specialty. Live entertainment every  Thurs., Fri. and Sat. nights and occasionally Sunday afternoons. Four  bedrooms upstairs offering Bed and  Breakfast.  if qpi    >y 11 fW|^yw^  ��� _wnu__w   u       ,  j     iii    i,     i       ^        mf___jy__  14.  Coast News, October 6,1986  Strikes and Spares  In the Classic League, Don  Slack rolled a 323 single and 900  four game total and Freeman  _ _    - **  \* ^s        _-���,_, <^-%s^ ^t^t^* l _k  -fH^Jt'  .!i'�� ��<_>iccr iiiiic again aiid Jiicsc yuuiigMcF:. were out in full force at (.ibsons Klementary last weekend for  grousing game to get the season off to a good start. ���Ray Smith photo  jj3obd and bad on minor hookey  ���: On the minor hockey scene,  v^e have good news and bad  hews. On the bright side, the  UBC hockey school has been  reduced to three sessions (totalling   four  hours)  over   Friday  *_:  I  ft  %  CARPENTIER & BELLAMY  Barristers & Solicitors  R. David Bellamy ��� Debra A. Carpentier ��� /. Antony Davies.  ��� PERSONAL INJURY  ��� INSURANCE CLAIMS  ��� CRIMINAL LAW  FREE INITIAL CONSULTATION  CALL COLLECT 681-6322 *    <  510,207 West Hastings Street, Vancouver,, B.C. Canada V6B1W  .  TIDE TABLES  Tues. Oct 7  0125 2.3  0830 i 4.4  1345 . 10.4  1845        14.3  Wed. Oct 8  0210 2.0  0940 14.4  1440 1.1.4  1925   13.9  Thurs.  0300  1100  1555  1955  Oct 9  2.3  14.3  12.0  13.4  Fri. Oct 10  0400 2.g  1225 14.4  1730        12.1  2100        12.6  Sat. Oct 11  0505 3.5  1330 14.6  1930 11.4  2240.   11.8  Sun.  0620  1420  2045  Oct 12  4.2  ���14.8  10.3  Mon. Oct 13  ���0030 11.4  0730 4.8  1500 15.0  2120    9.1  Reference: Point Atkinson  Pacific Standard Time  For Skookumchuk Narrows add  1 hr. 45 min., plus 5 min. for  each It. ol rise, and 7 min.  for each ft. of. fall.  TIDELINC dorhn bosci  LOGGING & MfiBINE LTD.  885-41.1  WHARF RD.  SECHELT  '-.!___  _.  3!  _  ��� Mercruiser ��� Volvo Penta ��� OMC. Stern Drive (Cobra)  ��� Mariner Outboards ��� Marine Hardware ��� Complete  Marine Repairs ��� Logging Supplies ��� Husqvarna Saws  ��� Safety Gear ��� Work Clothes, Raingear ft Boots  ��� Wire Rope ft Rigging  ULTRA FUELS  Furnace Oil      21* per Litre  Stove Oil 31* per Litre  Diesel Oil        34.5 per Litre  Purple Diesel  31.5 per Litre  night, October 10 and Saturday,  October 11. The cost has been  reduced to $30, so register by  phoning Jacquie Doyle at  885-2558 or. Lorna Snazell at  886-2038. ;  The bad news is the association is not getting the influx of  new players we hoped for (in  view of the lowered ice fees). In  particular, the four to nine year  olds are not getting the early  start in hockey that makes learning the. game much J_a_ier.  Hockey has the dilemma that1 it  is played in'an: Wea:?!ifhat  .,: operates for a specified period  of tlie-yearv and to play hocpy  effectively you must learn to  skate. v ��� .  As a small association, we are  proud of the system we have  developed for our young  players. We have received accolades from the UBC instuc-  tors for the skills and development of our young players, and  our success at tournaments and  inter-association competition is  testimony to our program; but  our success hinges on having  new players entering hockey.  We have competent,  dedicated coaches volunteering  their time, and very few associations can boast the convenient  and plentiful ice times available  on the coast.  Enrolling your child in  hockey gives him or her the opportunity to discover the  world's fastest team sport  -Canada's Number One sport.  Pender Golf  On Men's Day, September  20, the men held their qualifying round for the club championship with 18 golfers who  took part.  On September 28 the men  played the final 18 holes for the  championship and 15 men took  part.  Randy Legge won the trophy  which was donated by Pender  Harbour Diesel Company  Limited. Randy's low gross was  82. John Willcock was the  runner-up with a score of 87.  Neil Reider won a bottle with a  low net of 67 and the runner-up  for low net was Dave Dougan  who won three balls, also with a  score of 67. The balls and bottle  were donated by Mr. Gary  Parkin of Schenley Canada Incorporated. Congratulations  guys!  The ladies have no golf news  this week as their club championship and the turkey shoot  do not finish until next week.  Ladies, please keep in mind  our fall luncheon and sign up at    '  the clubhouse.  GIBSONS  LANES  Reynolds a 289 single and a  1039 total.  In the Tuesday Coffee  League Sue Whiting rolled a 302  single and a 709 triple and Lee  Larsen a 327 single and a 787  triple.  In the Gibsons A League  John Giesz rolled a 311 single  and a 670 total and John  HaOtala a 306 single and a 690  total.  Other high totals:  CLASSIC  Lottie Campbell  Dianne Clement  TUESDAY COFFEE  Carole Boyce  Linda Voll  Michele Whiting  SWINGERS  Jean Roberts  Marge Nichols  Ruth Walker  Jim Gilchrist  GIBSONS A  Pam Swanson  I_nttie Campbell  Kathy Clark  Jack G rover  WEDNESDAY COFFEE  Edna Bellerive  Willie Buckmaster  BALL & CHAIN  Pam Lumsden  Bernie Lindsay  PHUNTASTIQUE  Dot Robinson  Joe McCluskie  Ken Biro  NIGHT OWLS  Over the Hill  Hockey Club  Meeting Friday,  October  17,  7:00 pm  at the   arena.   Bring  your   equipment.   New  players    welcome.  *  Pat Winn  SECHELT GA'S  Florence Turner  Pat Gibson  Charlie Humm  l_en Horned  YBC PEE WEES  Sherlyn Hood  Jennifer McHeffey   ��"  Kris tof f Roepke-Todd  YBC BANTAMS  Sara Smith  Debbie Davidson  Tammy Baba  Janiellc McHeffey  Jeremy Howden  Michael Mcl/ellan  Bobby Hood  YBC JUNIORS  Nadine Olsen      .   .  Melissa Hood  Tanya Clark  Tony Sutherland  Neil Clark  Chris Lumsden  YBC SENIORS  Craig Kincaid  George Williams  244-870  249-897  239-614  267-640  266-666  227-527  206-574  219-581  249-600  273-616  233-626  285-6%  276-631  262-678  278-698  251-610  249-619  271-674  273-639  288-639  235-630  249-606  280-637  238-592  224-598  134-215  113-222  114-214  150-378  148-389  149-423  172-461  138-389  136-398  144-402  176-410  171-486  219-492  173-137  197-474  226-612  190-517  203-522  Monday - Friday  8:00 - 5:00  Saturday  10:00- Noon  - recommended by South Coast Ford  auto  body  885-9877  Home Phone  885-5085  *  I.C.B.C. Claims *  Wharf Rd., Sechelt - across from South Coast Ford  Member of  ALLIED  The Careful Movers  STORAGE  ��� 10,000 sq. ft. of heated, gov't approved storage.  ��� Dust-free storage in closed wooden pallets.  LEN WRAY'S TRANSFER LTD.  Custom Packing, Storage, Local & Long Distance Moving  Pender Harbour customers  please CALL COLLECT  HWY. 101. GIBSONS  886-2664  -PGoocliich  T/A LIGHT TRUCK  RADIAL  ALL-TERRAIN T/A  Engineered For  Ail-Around Performance.  RADIAL  MUD-TERRAINWA  Maximum Traction...  Rugged Good Looks.  i��  SIZE  LT 215-75 R 15  LT 235-75 R 15  LT 31x1050 R 15  LT 32x1150 R 15  LT 33x1250 R 15  LT 33x1250 R 16.5  PRICE  $128  87  140  00  152  44  IM  99  177  10  187  32  SIZE  PRICE  LT 215-75 R15  s13853  LT 235-75 R 15  15071  LT 31x1050 R 15  164"  LT 32x1150 R 15  17780  LT 33x1250 R 15  19005  LT 33x1250 R 16.5  21039  Hurry! This sale ends Oct. 15  Am" RACING IACKET  When you purchase T/A Light Truck Tires, sendin your warranty  card and be eligible to win one of one hundred T/A RacingJackets.  You'Illook great in this sleek black jacket with red and blue racing trim. To enter,  your warranty card must be postmarked no later than October 21,1986.  Draw takes place October 30,1986.  ^Goodrich  We make trucks perform  886-2700  ilSTfiL  Tiro Brake'���'; 8. Su$piehsioh; Geritro  YputLogatty Owned TIRE LAND Store.  Hwy 101,  One Mile. West  ���. of' Gibsons������.  886^8467 Coast News, October 6,1986  15K  by Alec Warner  The Men's Match Play Tournament is running smoothly and  keeping to play-off dates. The  champion round has just three  teams to finish their second  matches' by October 10, and the  consolation round has four  teams to finish their second  matches by October 10.  The Men's Wednesday  Twilight group are continuing  to meet on Wednesday evenings  as long as daylight holds out.  To stretch the season out a little  more tee-off will.be moved to  4:30 p.m. from 5 p.m.  The. winners on October 1  were as follows: first low net  was Ted Kurluk with 33, second  low net went to Barrie Reeves  with 34, and third low net was  claimed by Alan McPherson  with 35Vi. Paul Smith took first  low gross honours with a 38,  National Award  for all-round excellence ���  -���'Last Brand New Multi  on the Sunshine Coast"  Available at SKOOKUM AUTO  INC.  $  800  DISCOUNT  "NEVER A BETTER  TIME"  11; ..Ii i H0H-1  '  _u)> Aqi nl  Biprani  NISSAN  ^/   We am pltmsad to attrtOiHtc^pur  apjk. intmertt as Sunshine Coast d-Strifcutor  for,     %    \\- '\  CHUBB FI RE SECU RITY  Cana<_��,�� L��T9��tt Security Org .nl����on  CALL US FOR: :  ��� Fire Extinguishers , - ,  Sales, Service,& Refills; ', :"''��� ?~* <. : '��� y 't ,'"���'"���*  .-,?,- .-*<_ *> &rm. Fire !resfet_lm;.��afes,^bt_fteBts":,^-' :_. .'? Js. *  . 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ForAppointment Phone 885-9509 br 883:_.833  and Freeman Reynolds took second low gross with a 40.  The ladies started a two-day  Eclectic last Tuesday and did  not announce any mid-way  scores. Final scores and winners  will be announced next week.  Another reminder, ladies, of  your final luncheon and awards  presentations to commence at  noon Tuesday, October 21 .The  notice and sign-up sheet is now  posted on the ladies' bulletin,  board. You are requested by the  committee to sign-up as soon as  possible. -.  -*..  _*_.-_  ��*���*__  " 7  _       ^  *%m  mmm  Gardening notei  by Marguerite  The flower beds at Pioneer  Park have given us all, both  resident and visitor, much  pleasure again this year. But  pretty soon around October 15  we, the volunteers of the Gibsons Garden Club, (and any  other interested people), will  change the beds for colourful  spring flowering bulbs. Call  886-9527 if you wish to help.  Ruth Stout says, "Any time  of the year you can mulch your  garden eight inches thick,, this is  the key to the success of it."  If your soil, needs lime to  sweeten, it can be put on the  soil, and covered with mulch, or  on top of the mulch* providing  you add it at a time of year  when you can reasonably expect  rain to wash it through the  mulched spoiled hay etc. by the  time the soil should have it.  Frosts are possible before the  end of the month, so plants  which may have to be taken into  the green house or basement,  are chrysanthemums, fuchsias,  heliotropes and pelargoniums,  cyclamen and Christmas cactus.  If you have a greenhouse it's  time to remove plants, temporarily, to wash down glass  and sterilize if possible. Insert  plastic liner to conserve heat  and then replace plants.  kTheWorld.P/aj_|  Hockey with  Teachers call  education focus  The Sunshine Coast  Teachers' Association, as part  of a province-wide campaign of  the B.C. Teachers' Federation,  has responded to the provincial  election call with a campaign of  their own.  This 'Campaign for Change'  will endeavour to focus public  attention on the devastating  neglect, bf public education by  the current provincial government over the past four years.  While the campaign will not  promote any single candidate, it  will promote the need for fundamental change in the provincial government's policies on  education.  Voters will be urged to ask  their candidates about education issues, and to vote for the  party which is most willing to  invest in the future of this province through a strong education system.  GOOPBr^poopexa^Q^^  Junior Sizes (CG3) Senior (CGi  Reg. $57.98 Reg. $79.98  '%  Bear problem  Cooperm:  Junior Glove  Model 26  Reg. $39.98  Cooperm  _**_  Equipment Bags  SKB Series  a  n"*%_,  SKBM Reg. $27.98  99  SKBL Reg.$36.98 ?33"  SKBXLReg. $41.98  37  99  ( <-.tinned from I*_m- I  has asimple mind that operates'  on instinct and you have the  potential for injury or worse."  Stephen, said  that  he  personally found.the idea of haying  yto.Jisgosgjpf;]b?��^.unpiea^t  ������-bttfrtfij^  ... native.   - ���.':-���'; ^  "It is cruel to trap arid  remove them, even if we could  get all the bears. Those..traps  have to be heavy metal and  don't have any springs. By the  time you trap the bear and  transport him 40 miles or more,  as you have to if he isn't to beat  you back home again, he's been  bruised and battered. Not only  that, by the time you get there  likely as not he's torn out his  claws because he's tried all the  while to get out of the cage.  "And when he gets there if  he's not the biggest bear in the  territory he'll either be killed or  injured by the bigger bear or  chased out."  What can people do to protect themselves?  "People should be aware that  the most effective contribution  they can make is not to encourage permanent occupancy,  not to put food out.  "People leave out compost,  stinky garbage, dirty barbecues,  everything the. bear likes and is  attracted to. They would help  themselves and the bears by not  doing so.  "We should remember that  bears don't have designs on  humans. They like to be close to  us but we can't co-exist in close  quarters.  "It's sure as heck not the  bears' fault."  Complaints come in thick  and fast, Stephen said. Last  Monday the Gibsons RCMP  had more than 50 calls but most  of them are not serious. If a  bear comes into the garden frequently and starts to damage  property or pose a physical  threat, a call tb either Jamie at  885-2004 or to the RCMP  ;,would,be in order, r,....���,;.  PUBLIC SKATING  s399  Model #86-08  With Electric Power Head  BUILT IN   /  Hoover vacuum i  SYSTEM .;  Complete with 3 inlets.  includes attachment for  all your home cleaning  needs.  Full power - 2 motor     ,,  System means ^^^f ���  clean carpets  and a clean home.  The Hoover Difference!  Power Nozzle with Steel Agitator  "It beats as it sweeps  as it cleans"  Installed for as  little as S100.00  GIBSONS BUILDING  SUPPLIES LTD  TWO LOCATIONS  Sunshine Coast Hwy., Gibsons  Wharf & Dolphin St., Sechelt  886-8141 885-7121  starts Friday, Oct. 10  ***EVERY FRIDAY ********EVERY SUNDAY-** I  Parents & Tots 2:30-3:30 pm        Public Skate 3:00-6:00 pm   J  Public Skate 3:30-6:00 pm ���  ���t  You can still register for all our programmes: j  ���MinorHockey ��� Figure Skating ���;  ��� Commercial Hockey       ��� Over 35's Hockey !  i  LOUNGE HOURS:  Wed.-Sat., 6:30 pm-1 am  NO MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED  i  1  1  f  Watch the COAST NEWS for upcoming Special Events  ***********#**************. ***********  Timers *     *  Sat., Oct. 25th, 2-4 pm  *    * Vancouver CANUCKS  *  General Office, 885-2995  A*********************-*****************  WELCOME BACK TO THE ARENA!  __���_���______  tflMfl  ���niiriMii am  _______  _______________ Coast News, October 6,1986  i!  I  1  f  .vrench for Fun is just that each Wednesday afternoon in the Community Use Room at Roberts Creek  Elementary School. Children learn through play and parents get a chance to see how French Immesion  igworks. ~:-ky'������;,--....  Egmont  News  An n' s back in good shape?  by Ann Cook  Shirley Hall 1 Thank You for  _tbe break which I spent doing a  little something and lots of  nothing.  I have about 10 pounds to  prove I ate Roosen's corn on the  cob for two weeks and  discovered delicious pizza from  a*  IS ALMOST  Dated supplies  in stock at  pmk&n  OFFICE ELECTRONICS  Wharf Rd, Sflchett  885-3735  Mary Reid's in Madeira Park  and fresh baked bread if you  can get to IGA by noon.  Decided to try tennis aiid run  it off, discovered I can run a full  one and a half minutes before I  collapse.  I did lots of reading, changed  my hair colour three times, got  a ticket and thought of going to  Expo, but that's as far as I got.  That's it for life in the fast lane  for me. '  CHANGES  There ��� have been some  changes. Our little school is  boarded up. (Only for a year, so  let's think positive.)  The little Post Office is teetering, will there by: someone to  keep it open or will we go rural  route?.>:���������'-v:;-fi..y: / :-:"i/,; :'������,;'���  ;..::':��:Thrift:^Stpre'jj i��>,. openy on  Wednesdays only^atkeddyjs  rjn Fall hours, opening at 11  a.m. Bathgates is hanging in  there, open all day, everyday.  The fish plant's growing, fish  farms miist be growing also, as  they are putting out feelers for  hired help.:      :���  The Jackson family,  Patti,  Gibsons  \ Green Grocers  next to Gibsons Meat Market  CEDAR PLAZA, GIBSONS  886-3568  We're under NEW MANAGEMENT! =  SPECIALS THIS WEEK!  50 Ib. Bag of New  B.C. POTATOES  50 Ib. Bag of New  B.C. ONIONS  *695  $795  juicy, Crispy, Macintosh,  Spartan, Red & Golden Delicious _  .C. APPLES ib.45  Lots of FRESH Fraser Valley VEGETABLES  For Fresh Produce & Friendly Service  COME TO CEDAR PLAZA!  Richard and Dylan have left Egmont for Garden Bay. Iris  Sayers has a new nephew, Jordan Barnes.  Jaye is next for the baby  waiting room.  Vi Silvey. is visiting St.  Mary's, Vi Berntzen is visiting  Expo.  Randy   Young   and   family  moved to Vancouver Island.  NEWS ABOUT TOWN  The community hall now has  a fire extinguisher and first aid  kit, thanks to president Billy  Griffith. There is also a pair of  crutches that I hope no;one will  have to borrow but; tfiey.are  there if you need them.;    \,  A community project ,i^ paving a proper surface put on the  , ,tepni^cpurt;,ajgpal, that Shirley  . and John sire looking into.\).  HALLOWE'EN PARTY,.,,  A Family Hallowe'en iSjintne  planning. ..." ,\./,'!.,.  John will tencl to a bonfire,  Bathgates the fireworks,' Edna a  pot of something yummy like  chilli or spaghetti. That leaves  the rest of us to bring whatever,  sandwiches, cookies, apples for  dunking. .  It'll be a work party that's  fun to decorate the halj with the  kids. Set up a game or just come  and enjoy the fireworks,  goodies and socializing.  DOWN THE ROAD NEWS  T 3m sorry to see. the closing  of Bob and Janet Bowles' Pop  Shoppe, just when their new  baby was learning the business.  Congratulations to the  Sechelt Indian Band, you are  making history, good luck!  Gibsons Credit Union is  moving to a new home that's a  pleasure to view when motoring  (at the speed limit) along.  HAPPY BIRTHDAYS  Happy Birthday to Ella Cummings and her uncle Ki Silvey  and his nephew Robert Silvey  and his sister Ruth Campbell  and her brother-in-law Al  O'Neill and his wife Leah and  her sister-in-law Colleen Silvey  and her second cousin Valerie  Silvey and her second cousin  Arthur Jensen and his hand- ;  some 'new teenager' cousin  Shane Wallace.  Give yourself 10 points for  finding my mistakes.  Also Happy Birthday to  Maureen Griffith, Helen  Jerema, Erin Fearn (8 years  old), Lanka Lovas (73 years?'  young), Shirley Hall, Gabriella  Vaughan (2 years old), and  remember John Van, Rose  Ellen Nichols, Petra Knock and  Pierre Trudeau wherever you  are.  THANKSGIVING  Thanksgiving weekend .is  coming up so let's just be  thankful and give thanks.  Leisure pool seen focus  of recreation development  The dinner meeting of the  Sechelt and District Chamber of  Commerce held on September  23 heard an interesting presentation from Vic Davies of the  design team of Davies and  Smith of Victoria on the subject  of the latest thinking on the  design of recreational complexes.  The award, winning firm has  designed what Davies calls  'Leisure Pools' in Maple Ridge  and Sparwood, and Grand.  Forks and has recently redesigned the Powell River swimming  pool'.  "The concept is to bring a  holiday atmosphere to the standard municipal swimming  pool," Davies told the Chamber  members.  Designed in varied shapes,  with poolside cafeterias for both  swimmers and the viewing  public, with underwater lighting, saunas, fountains and  waterfalls, Davies said that the  design pool concept had become  the catalyst where it had been  implemented in revitalizing  town centres.  The popularity of the 'leisure  pools' made possible, said  Davies, associated recreational  and private enterprise around  the core of the pool.  "The secret of success is to  have the leisure pool centrally  located near an existing shopping centre," said Davies. He  told the chamber that if Sechelt  were interested in such a development it could start relatively  small and add municipal  facilities as needed along with  private development nearby.  Davies was invited to address.  the chamber by Bill and Ka>  Bailey, owners of Workweai  World and Blackberries, whe  were familiar with his work  from their travels through the  province.  He noted that where standard  pools had been converted to the  leisure pool concept there \va_  hard evidence that the deficit involved . in running a pool wa.  greatly reduced.-  Pender People 'n'  Places  Salmon enhancement  in John Daly Park  by Joan Wilson, 883-9606  SALMON RUN " ~_.  One success story in conservation of our fisheries is the improvement of the salmon run in  Anderson Creek through  various projects over the years.  You can see fish battling their  way upstream at John Daly  Park about mid-October. The  park has easy access off Garden  Bay Road, where a sign marks  the turnoff, right at Frank  Roosen's. (You could also stop  off for some veggies while  you're there.)  Fisheries officers remind you  not to disturb the creek or the  fish during spawning. There's a  hefty fine for doing so; please  watch' your children carefully  and keep dogs on a leash or in  the car. A word of caution: certain other Harbour .denizens enjoy the run, too, and should you  startle a black bear from his  dinner, he'll be a little irate.  Watch.for bears, who are on-^  ly interested in fishing but don't  JiHe to be startled. Make at fair  bit of hpise if . you venture  [^y^;,th^. parking ;lpti; jjjsi -to  ,let,jBruin know you're there. If  you do meet him, remember  that discretion is the better pari  of valour in dealing with bears.  Move quietly away, backwards  if you can, and he'll likely ignore you.  CANCER SOCIETY MEETS  The Sunshine Coast Unit of  the Canadian Cancer Society  will hold its annual meeting on  Monday, October 20, 2 p.m. at  St. Hilda's Church iri Sechelt.  Guest speaker is Karin Litzchi,  nutritionalist from the Cancer  Control Agency in Vancouver.  The theme of the meeting is diet  and nutrition; pamphlets and  the society's cookbook will be  available. Everyone is welcome.  FORE!  A new craze seems to be  sweeping the Harbour: golfing  fever. The symptoms include  constant monitoring of weather  reports, incessant polishing of  clubs, and a preoccupation with  handicaps, par, and the  mysteries of the double bogey.  The new Pender Harbour Golf  Course is certainly living up to  the hopes of all those who put  so much time and energy into its  development.  PANCAKE BREAKFAST  Give Mum a day off cooking  breakfast on the Thanksgiving  weekend. Take her to the Lions  Pancake Breakfast, Sunday,  October 12 from 9 to 12 at the  Community Hall. You'll be a  hero, she'll enjoy pancakes,  bacon and eggs, no dish  washing, and the Lions Club  will use the money raised for  local projects.  CHOIR TUNES UP  The Pender Harbour Community Choir will begin a new  season starting this Thursday,  October 9 at the-St. Andrew's  Church basement from 1 to 3  p.m. Everyone is welcome to  join.  WILDLIFE MEETING  The Pender Harbour Wildlife  Northwkst Am  CRAPrWORKS  HH3-44J4       Wilson'. Creel-,-1*.( ���  During October: /T/J^/y QVENS - latest Works  ?\Sfi A new selection of beautiful carvings  OPEN: Mon.-Sat., 10-5  Society's general meeting will be  held on Tuesday, October 21 at  7:30 p.m. in the Elementary  School. The guest speaker will  be John Seabrook. There will  also be a display of knives.  Everyone is welcome.  BEER  & WINE  Making Supplies  OPtN 7 DAYS A WEEK  10 am - 5 pm  ���'."������    98E-281S     <���-?->  I   ^��l��^    "  (Lower Gibsons)  FAMILY BULK FOODS  ^DEllGATESSEN*  UNDER THE YELLOW AWNING, Cowrie St., 885-7767  We make it  YOU BAKE It!  PIZZA  '������ Freshly made on our premises\  ��� Bake for 15 minutes & enjoy!  CHRISTMAS BAKING SUPPLIES  |��*&^s**^~^ have arrived!  10% OFF Regular Prices    fc^Q . Jl  ,.  for SENIORS  every Thursday  OPEN: Mon-Sat., 9-5:30  ���*_|..       Friday til 6j  THE WOOD HEAT SEARCH ENDS AT  We carry the Kent Log Fire fireplace insert. Few, if any, other stoves  can match its sleek beauty and energy  efficiency  Visit our showroom today and  see why 200,000 discriminating  stove owners throughout the  world have chosen  Kent.  The Flame "of the Future  &  Information & Demonstration  OPEN HOUSE  Saturday, Oct  11  LET THE STOVE DOCTOR  ��� Demonstrate our burning model.  ��� Trouble-shoot your existing installation.  ��� Introduce you to the latest woodstove technology.  r.  Francis Peninsula Park '���     <���  Madeira Park 883-9551 .;  Serving the Sunshine Coast since 1972 ' Coast News, October 6,1986  Barr* Krangle is once again coaching >oungsfen. al the Koherls (reek Klemenlarv School in the spor! of  boxing. Here he gives one of Ihe young athletes a few pointer*. -KaySmJihphoio  ANNOUNCEMENT  Uarry'sCraneService  now has a 450 John  Deere with hoe attachment.  886-7028  Experienced Operator  In Pender Harbour  The Gabrjola Island Peace  Association (GIPA) is presenting their third public event,  Militarization and our Children,  on Saturday, October 18. The  seminar will take place from  9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the  Gabriola Island Community-  Hall.  This is to be the first major  event put on by GIPA since it  held the People's Enquiry last  January. Four papers will be  presented at this seminar:  Dr. Rob Walker, a political  scientist at the University of  Victoria, will speafc on 'Culture  and Insecurity'.  Kathryn Barnwell, an English  Instructor at Malaspina College  in Nanaimo, will speak on  'Militarization of our  Language'.  Susan Yates, a librarian with  the Vancouver Island Regional  Library, will speak on 'War  Toys and Their Alternatives',y  Helen and : George  Spiegelman, founding members  of 'Families for Peace' will  speak about that organization.  Public Hearing on Hardy I.  Between 55 and 60 people  turned up at the Pender Harbour Legion last Thursday  evening to attend the final sit-  UNITED CHURCH  OF CANADA  Sunday Worship Services  GIBSONS  Glassford Road - 11:15 a.m.  Sunday School - 11:00 a.pi.  ' ST. JOHN'S  Davis Bay-9:30 a.m.  ...  Sunday School - 9:30 a.m.  :.^V\vr. ..Rev.: Alex G; RekiK ��� ���"*��  Church Telephone     886-2333  ' --���*��� -^��J��._*    NEW LIFE FELLOWSHIP  t.       NEW TESTAMENT  ''���'��� CHURCH  "..  _i W'h.irt Ave. Scihi'll -  I k ��ii ii- ni Ni'u I iii' (liriti.in  ���\i .iili'inv MX, In (ii    IJ  l\ll\\   1111 ��� l||  Serv it i> rimes: Sni. !():.() ,nn  ..ut-Weck Wee. 7: .<) |.m  . out_ (iroiip I n. 7: .0 pm  Women's I'livei Iliurs. 10 .tin  P.M.>r K.in I u\  Htt. -,~7 . in��� KH.wHhJ   s��4��.*t   ANGLICAN CATHOLIC  CHURCH OF CANADA  ST. COLUMBA OF IONA PARISH  HALFMOON BAY  2nd S.iiH.,iv    < . .0 Morrii. }��� Pr. vi.  10: -0 Communion  ,lt<l *... .I.i\    l(). M VUtrninii Pr.iver  4lh "MiiHi.iv . ID: .(i -Mominti Pr.iver  .I1, ^liMd.n \: M)( ..mmunii.H. .';������  :. :  The ReyerendJE.S. Gijlg .. _^,.-i,t!  "': 885-7.81 oH-52_-^6_)��t:!rV,y-  Traditional. Anglican  Services & Teaching  s& _vt jyk-  THE CHURCH OF  JESUS CHRIST OF  LATTER DAY SAINTS  Davis Bay Rd. - Wilson Creek  Davis Bay Community Hall  Sacrament Service 9:00 a.m.  SundaySchool  10:15 a.m.  Branch President Reg. H. Robinson  886-2382  .     ,     i__$K_.  __�� Jft -V ,. __-____.���.  GIBSONS  PENTECOSTAL CHURCH  New Church building on  "School Road - opp. RCMP  Pastor Ted Boodle  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  Morning Worship       11:00 a.m.  Evening Fellowship      7:00 p.m.  Bible Study  Weds, at 7:30 p.m.  Phone  886-9482 or 886-7107  Affiliated with the  Pentecostal Assemblies  of Canada  ST. BARTHOLOMEW'S  AST. AIDAN'S  ANGLICAN CHURCHES  Parish Family Eucharist  Combined service at  St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons 10 a.m.  Church School 10 a.m.  Evensong & Eurcharist  First 'Sunday in the month  6:30 p.m., St. Aidan's  Roberts Creek Road  Rev. J.E. Robinson, 886-8436  __*�� J*i _*W-  CALVARY  BAPTIST CHURCH  North of Hwy 101 on Park Rd.  Gibsons  9:30 am Family Bible School  11:0() am Worship Service  Weekly Home Fellowship Groups  Rev. Dale D. Peterson  Church Office: 886-2611  THE SE.HELT PARISH  ol the ANGLICAN CHURCH  ���s;   ' III ! )\ ���   S. <, hclti  8.im Holy-Communion  ''���mi Church School  ��� '��:��)."in . family Service  ^���i    WP .1 \\ s   \'. .(ien.i I'.irki  II: _) am  Reverend |ohn I .iclk.iu  ttH.o.H9  Afi sfk stk   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 Ed Peters  _ft ���%> s(k������'  CHRISTIAN SCIENCE  SOCIETY  SERVICES  Sunday Service &  SundaySchool 11:45 a.m.  Wednesday 7:30 p.m.  in United Church Building  Davis B.iv  ..��(.-".()()   885-2506  ��^fl JRi -^fr-  PENDER HARBOUR  PENTECOSTAL  CHURCH  Lagoon Road, Madeira Park  883-2374  SundaySchool 9:45 a.m.  Morning Worship       11:00 a.m.  Prayer & Bible Study  Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.  ��� ��� '���* |)yt   au��   _L_t    ���  GRACE REFORMED  PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH  Roberts Creek Community  Use Room (behind the school)  Sunday:  Sunday School - 9:45 a.m.  Worship Service -.11:00 a.m.  7:30 pm Worship & Fellowship  in homes  Wednesday:  7:30 pm Prayer & Fellowship  in homes  All Welcome  J. Cameron Fraser, Pastor  885-7488  ting of a public hearing dealing  with two rezoning applications  for Hardy Island.  This was a continuation of  the initial hearing, held on  September 2, which was adjourned to allow residents of  . nieghbouring islands to acquire  more information on the  development plan proposed by  Hardy Island Sea Farms.  During the interval, the company held an information  meeting in Powell River on  September 23.  As a result of concerns expressed at the previous sitting  and the information 'meetirig,  Del Brynelsen, speaking for  Hardy Island Sea Farms, told  the hearing that hislcompany  was willing to enter into two  restrictive covenants with the  regional board.  The first would be that no  residential lot would be less than  one acre, although the zoning  applied for would allow a  minumum size of one half acrt\  The second vvas that only one  ;';hi'aih-dw^(lihg^wduiid'!be'ai1l&\v1ed  on each parcel, rathet* thati 'the  two permitted. ,  Brynelsen also addressed  other concerns that had been  raised. Since the last hearing,  the company has made provisions in. Saltery Bay for a parking area and marina to service  the island, he told the meeting.  They arc also wilting to establish  and maintain a land fill dump  site on the island to handle the  waste produced by both  residents and the company.  Additionally, Brynelsen offered to submit a building  scheme which would control the  exterior appearances 'of all  the esthetic quality of the development.  Regarding the zoning of two  sites for a processing plant, he  stated that the company was a  processing.plant.-he stated that  the company was only interested in building one plant  but that they wanted to have the  flexibility of using either of the  designated lots, depending on  I   DEPENDABLE  ICHIMNEY CLEAN  Call now for  FREE  CHIMNEY  INSPECTION  886-8356  how development of the island  went.  He assured the panel that  there would be no discharge of  fish offal irito the ocean from  this plant, and that B.C.  Packers had already guaranteed  to buy everything of that nature  that they produced.  In conclusion, Brynelsen told  neighbouring island residents  that his company wanted to  maintain. a good relationship  with them. "Hopefully we will  be neighbours for a number of  years. We may even by united in  the future against the next  developer," he.said.  After the presentation from  Hardy Sea Farms, Bob Harris  and   John   Rich,   representing  concerned residents, presented  the panel with letters speaking  aginst the application, and requested   that   they   be   read.  Receiving no objections from  the   floor,   chairman   Gordon  Wilson agreed.  ���J j A'pproxfmately 35 letters were  ^reitd to the meetirig from land  owners in  the area, sbnie of  them   living   as   far  away  as  California and Oregon. While  some of the letters appeared to  be written on the basis of misinformation,    protesting   the  of a  hotel  and  700  dwellings,   others  raised issues that local residents  had also brought forth.  Three major concerns were  repeated by many of the letters  and people speaking at the hearing. The potential problem of  water pollution in Blind Bay as  a result of aquaculture sites was  emphasized. and the lack of  "natural'"tliis'liirig action in that  area.  Adequate wale supply for the  island and its future residents  was also questioned. Several  Nelson Island residents told the  hearing that this was already a  problem in their area.  Almost every per.on writing  or speaking against the application expressed concern at the inevitable disruption of-the tranquillity of the area if the promised development wen t fort h.  Sue Milligan, a local resident,  told the panel, "it's important  that the Regional Board look  beyond the 15 to 20 year range  into the implications of this  zoning 50 to 100 years from  now."  Another resident, Chris  Campbell, pointed out, "What  this board decides after tonight  will have ramifications on the  whole Coast."  building  residential  The public is invited to this  free seminar. For. billeting information call Jack at 247-8357;  for daycare reservations call  Jeannette at 247-8901.  Quote of the Wee]  Prejudices,   whether   religio  racial,  patriotic, or political  destructive to the foundation:  human development.  Baha't' Writing:  ^^^"*-~��-'*-'*-"r-'^'*i-<*'^-~i- �����--'-�����-�����-���  KEEP WHAT  YOU EARN  You work hard for your money,  and it can be frustrating to see how.  much of it goes for taxes every  payday.   '";'���":     : ���      v  There are legitimate ways to keep  more of what you earn and save for  the future.  I can help show you how to do it.  Call me today.  \  IS  J.N.W. BUDD 885^3397  DEBORAH MEALIA 886-8771  JIM BUDD 886-8771  PROFIT FROM OUR EXPERIENCE  All Residents off the Sunshine Coast  CLEANUP WEEK  Please be advised that the HALFMOON  BAY REFUSE-DISPOSAL SITE will be  open from October 12 to 19, 1986 for bur-  . nabje |��f use^njyf''::; ���'y"-  G. Dixon  Works Superintendent  Sunshine Coast Regional District  _dj_  Housecoats  Jackets  COWRIE STREET, SECHELT  Light follows darkness and grief-grown clouds do  vanish        ! ���  i in a storm of sorrow who remembers?  We do, your friends ... let us lead you through thisdarknesb  You can depend on us for support and consolation  ... we understand your needs.  You know us . . . our assistance is just a phone tall away  ml :jtfbme  886-9551  1665 Seaview  Gibsons  D.A. DEVLIN  PROVINCIAL ELECTION  ALL CANDIDATES MEETING  GIBSONS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL  8:00 P.M., TUESDAY, OCTOBER 14th  na __���_���__  _______ '��� ._'.--   : ���  I  _'  _  I  $  1  '?��� .  ; ..    .  jfjl]  i$_* i. I  l!  5. V  |   *. ;V  fcsi.  r;  1'S.ir  Iii  !'  1  |iP  IS  ��  I  i-_i-  I  18.  Coast News, October 6,1986  Diesel Engine Rebuilding  iRdustrial Parts  Hwy 101,  Madeira Park  883-2616  ijiiir.Tm.m-T��� ' ' ' .....     "  SBWSSBE.  1  says take fline to reflect  ROBERT NOYES  We act on behalf of a number of people who are  claiming damages against Mr. Noyes and  others. To prosecute these claims we require  information with respect to his past activities.  If you have any knowledge or information which  you think may help please contact the law firm  of Hunter, Jebson, Clarke, 248 Second Avenue,  Kamloops, BC V2C 2C9, 372-5542, Attention: D.  Clarke or L Backman. All replies treated in  strict confidence. Your indentity and information supplied will remain confidential and will  only be disclosed with your consent.  Q BCFG  Fall-Winter-  Spring 1986-87  Schedule  Effective Tuesday, October 14,1986 through Thursday,  June 25,1987:  VANCOUVER ��� SECHELT PENINSULA  Horseshoe Bay ��� Langdale  Lv Horseshoe Bay  7:30 am 5:30 pm  9:30 7:25  1:15 pm 9:15  3:30  Lv Langdale  6:20 am 4:30 pm  8:30 6:30  12:25 pm 8:20  2:30  JERVIS INLET  Saltery Bay - Earls Cove  Lv Saltery Bay  15:45 am 5:30 pm  19:15 7:30  t1:30 9:30  (3:30 pm  Lv Earls Cove  6:40 am       6:30 pm  10:30 8:30  12:25 pm 10:20  4:30  EXTRA SAILINGS:  Christmas: Friday, December 26 through Sunday,  December 28,1986.  1 For full details pick up a copy of the schedule after  October 13 at any BC Ferries office, tjBrminal.br ferry.  Welcome Aboard!  AND .  SAVEj  Editor:  On Wednesday, October 22  we are electing a provincial  government.  Now, before we cast our  ballot, is the time to reflect on  developments in the province  since the last election.  Social Credit was re-elected in  1983 on a platform of moderation and economic stability  -much like the present Social  Credit campaign. What followed however, was a government  led assault on social services,  education and health care.  The Solidarity Coalition was  formed to defend and help people affected by these government actions and to develop  social and economic alternatives.  Education  Editor:  With an election coming up,  now is a good time to put the  pressure on to get education on  the priority list. Our education  system is suffering financially  and that is impacting on our  children and on our. communities. A sound education is  essential to the intellectual  development and well-being of  a community.  And we are slipping, behind  severely in B.C. Canada's  average of 14 per cent of  students going on to post-secondary education is low for a  developed country. However,  B.C. has the shamefully low  average of 9.7 per acent - the  lowest in.Canada!-  The fact that the cost of attending university has tripled  over the past 10 years may have  something to do with this.  Government grants were eliminated in -. 1984. A student  finishes fourth year today with  an average indebtedness of  $17,000.  As Douglas Todd, Education  Reporter, for   the   Vancouver  Sun, states in the September 26  issue, "The federal government  provided B.C. with more than  93 per cent of the total amoiunt  it spent on universities and col-    lr,  leges in 1985-86, according to \ 10|  Monty Woodyard, a financial yvy  analyst with the secretaryyo��   ...>.  state,  who  is  responsible yfof    y;)  transfer  payments   for  health'  and post secondary education.."  We need a provincial government that sees education as a  High priority item and funds it  accordingly.  Carol McGillivray  W^J^^Ay--.^%?^yw/iv^'>^L?^i^V; *   :.*..''  ,% * -,    -, v  MISC SERVICES  ^      slarhU  OAVSOR  ���EVENINGS  885-5304  RR #1. Field Rd  S'-JC-I* .,'oC.  POOL SERVICE  All your chemical  needs  OWNER  RAY MIDDLEMISS  V  r  Wo (jrry a 'full line of  *+* Inglis HOME APPLIANCES  A MITSUBISHI ELECTRONICS  885-3318       .' '' 886-3318  Sechelt        COAST APPLIANCES       Gibsons  JEMSE SERVICES        886-7855  Dr.i It ing,. Design ^Contracting  Home  Plans  ���Comm.  ��� Mechanical ���  Mit r'o C. (jmputer aidvxl Management  ���- Maintenance, Planning, Project  'WORD PROCESSING SERVICES���^  (Typing & Secretarial Services) *  886-3436  ��� Corr(.spondence ���Resumes ��� Newsletters etc.  - CONFIDENTIAL - ACCURATE ��� AFFORDABLE  Classic Office Automation  Upper Floor, 280 Gower Point Rd., Gibsons, BC  .Opposite Omega Restaurant '     . .a  Need this space?  Call  the  COAST  NEWS  at 886-2622 or 885 3930  f/^jg^Wood Add-On Furnaces.  \lMnr       *o O'l. Gas or Electric  I    Heat pumps, boilers and 885-2466  I   : all your heating needs 885-2876  V SECHELT HEATING & SHEET METAL  fW/RDDINCV* PORTRAIT ��� FAMILY ��� COMMERCIAL  25 YEARS PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE  DON HUNTER  Box iy.9    PHOTOGRAPHY 886-3049  We Come To You Anywhere On The Sunshine Coast j  r  Centrally  Located  Close to: * Stores ��� Pubs * Nightclub *  Banks * Restaurants ��� Post Office  * Clean and Comfortable Rooms and Cottages  * Full Kitchen .Units ��� Colour Cable TV  Reservations Advised 886-2401  ROLAND'S   HOME IMPROVEMENTS LTD  e 5" Continuous aluminum gutters  e Aluminum soffits & fascias  ��� Built-in vacuum systems  e Vinyl siding 885-3562  Refrigeration & _  Appliance Service  BACK AT PRATT RD. 886-9959 J  SUNSHINE KITCHENS  - CABINETS -  886-9411  Showroom: Pratt Rd. A Hwy. 101  Open: Sat. 10-4 or anytime by app't. .  886-7359  Conversion   Windows,   Glass,  Auto   &   Marine Glass, Aluminum Windows  & Screens,  Hwy I01 & Pratt Rd.  Mirrors  J  ("CHAIN SAWS  SALES & SERVICE  KELLY'S LAWN MOWER &  CHAINSAW LTD.  y   HWY. 101 & PRATT RD,   886-2912  We believe that to have social  and economic recovery it is  necessary for the new government to take initiatives in the  following areas:  (I) Job Creation: Vander  Zalm and Social Credit believe  that it is up to the private sector  to create jobs. The fact is  though, that the private sector is  laying off people as it introduces new technology.  There will be no new jobs in  B.C. unless the government  steps in and undertakes job  creation projects.  Some of these should be:  - a provincially funded housing program,  - a massive reforestation program,  -. to rebuild urban infrastructures such as , roads, water  systems, sewers etc.,  - a salmonid enhancement  program,  - to diversify our production  and markets by building up a  whole range of diversified wood  products industries.  (II) Protecting Human Rights  and dignity by re-establishing:  . - the Rentalsman Office,  - child abuse teams,  - Human Rights Commission  and the Human Rights branch  and by ending legislated poverty  by raising welfare rates and the  minimum wage to at least the  official poverty line.  (III) Public Education and  Health Care - We consider  education and health care to be  a basic right and not a privilege  for the rich. The new government should:  - restore funding for Public  Education to a level that will  restore services and programs  lost during the restraint period,  ������-.-.:' restore grants for post  secondary  education,  colleges  and universities.  In health care the level of  funding, staff and services  should be restored to 1982  levels:  - user fees and medicare  premiums should be eliminated.  In Conclusion: with an annual government budget of $10  billion we are convinced that the  resources exist to undertake  these necessary initiatives in the  interest of the people of B.C.  We are convinced also that  the Social Credit Party, backed  by big business and ex-Liberals  and Conservatives, is not going  to change course to carry out  this kind of positive program.  The only alternative at this  time is to elect an NDP.govern-  ment.  We ask that people carefully  consider our suggestions before'  they vote on October 22.  Solidarity Coalition  A FRESH START FOR BRITISH COLUMBIA  A FRESH START FOR MACKENZIE  ELECT  HAROLD LONG  TO THE VANDER ZALM TEAM  Volunteers 885-5138  AUTOMOTIVE  NEED TIRES?      Come in to  COASTAL TIRES  I.     TIRE 4 SUSPENSION  CENTRE  886-2700      886-8167  Hwy. 101, just West of Gibsons  CLEANING SERVICES  SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES  Port Mellon to;Ole's Cove . y  Commercial Containers Available  885-9973  886-2938,/  CONTRACTING  CONTRACTING  ���*  Coast Concrete Pumping  & foundations  . FREE ESTIMATES  JohnParton     885-5537  L MOSOLANCZKI  Masonry Contractor  Stone & Brickwork  Fireplaces  R.R....S5C47  -Gibsons. B.C.  VON 1V0  ROOFING  FRET  ESTIMATES  Spryali_.ii.; in all types of  comi  to i! & lesicfential roofing  886-2087 eves.     GUARANTEED  Call:  Swanson's ^  For: Ready Mix Concrete Sand & Gravel  Dump Truck Rental  Formed Concrete Products  Phone 885-9666 ��� 885 53337  HOUSES TO LOCK-UP OR COMPLETION  ��� ADDITIONS ���  CADRE  CONSTRUCTION lt7       j| 886-3171J  r POMFRET A  CONSTRUCTION  For all aspects of  residential & commercial construction  885-9692   PO H,<. &23. Gibsons, B.C  i  ���i  i  1  I  J  v_.  :|  _  1  BC FGRRKES  Schedule  FALL '86  Effective Wednesday.  September 3 Through  October 13,1986  VANCOUVER .SECHELT PENINSULA  HORSESHOE BAY-LANGDALE  JERVIS INLET  EARLS COVE-SALTERY BAY  LATC SUMMER  Effective Wednesday. Septertiber3 to Monday. October 13.1986  LATE SUMMER  Effective Wednesday, September 3 to Monday. October 13.1986.  Lv. Horseshoe Bay  7:30 am 5:30 pm  9:30 7:25  11:30 9:15  1:15pm 11:15*  3:30  Lv. Langdale  6:20 am 4:30 pm  8:30 6:30  10:30 8:20  12:25 pm 10:15*  2:30  Lv. Saltery Bay  5:45 am 3:30 pm  * Sailings on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Holiday Mondays only.  7:35  9:15  11:30  1:30 pm*  5:30  7:30  9:30  11:15+  Lv. Earls Cove  6:40 am  8:20  10:30  12:25 pm .  2:30*  4:30 pm  6:30  8:30  10:20  12:15am+  Gibsons;  BUS  FARE  $1.50  OMEGA  fi 02-  Terminal   /..f>  !): 4.i  'NiilC   111- ll.' will In1 ii" i J 4f,  "First Ferry" run on Saturdays 1 40  NO BUS SUNDAYS ���'���';'  5:45  Gibsons 6:00"  Marina    7:47  * Scheduled sailing October 10 to 13,1986, only.  ���    + Scheduled sailings on Fridays, Saturdays. Sundays and Holiday Mondays only.  Sunnycrest 5:55  Mall  5:55*  Lower 6:03*  Ferry  6:10-  8:00  Bus   8:03  Terminal  H 1(1  10:00  12:00  **   .,  10:1;i  12 ll'  1:50  1:53  2.0f.  4:00  4:03  4:10  6:00  6:03  6:10  [MINI-BUS SCHEDULE!  Leaves Sechelt  for Gibsons  The Dock, Cowrie Street  Monday  8:40 a.m.  '10:00 a.m.  1:00 p.m.  3:15 p.m.  Tuesday     Wednesday  8:40 a.m..  ���10:00 a.m.  . 1:00 p.m.  2:30 p.m.  8:40 a.m.  * 10:00 a.m.  1:00 p.m.  * 3:15 p.m.  Thursday  8:40 a.m.  *10:00 a.m.  1:00 p.m.  2:30 p.m.  Friday  8:40 aim.  10:00 a.m.  3:15 p.m.  Leaves Gibsons  for Sechelt  Lower Gibsons.1  Municipal Parking Lot.  Gower Pt. Rd.  9:15 a.m.  *10:45 a.m.  * 1:35 p.m.  4:00 p.m.  9:15 a.m.  11:45a.m.  1:50 p.m.  4:00 p.m.  9:15 a.m.  *10:45 a.m.  * 1:35 p.m.  4:00 p.m.  9:15 a.m.  11:45 a.m.  '1:35. p.m.  ' 4:00 p.m.  9:15 a.m.  10:45 a.m.  4:00 p.m.  LOWER ROAD" route - via Flume Road. Beach-Avenue & Lower Road  EXeAVATlMG  HEATING  JANDE EXCAVATING  B.c khof  l.i.H(li..'iny  |.-. .   f>.!  ��� ���,  Ii I.  VON 1V0  Sand & Gravel  L.JIUI f.K-.UitHJ  Dramayo  886-9453  Dun p Tri irk  ExrnvalitHj  jnl  S EDNA  ��� j LlUUil) liAo  ��� rt,iin Propane  ��� A| i<hanr:os  ��� Otialily B-B-O's  885-2360  ".���.v 101   ,u:rnss Si  ���"��� i'.ni M.it. s. Sec'ielt  1  y  <i'._  |!  ( .IS  Ml  iff  i  ��  i  k-f'2 Coast News, October 6,1986  IHHii  Homes!  8. Property  Wanted to- Buy, Roberts Crk.  area, modest house with acreage  & creek, no agents please.  885-2898. TFN  20 acres at Middlepoint. creek,  timber, view & roads. $39,000.  886-8252. #40  DISTRESS SALE  38 acres at Pender Harbour,  $32,000. 886-7700 aft. 6 p.m.'  #41  By owner:. 2 bdrm. home on 1.  acre, Cameron Rd-., Francis  Peninsula. Ph. 883-9412.     #41  Why rent - buy this extra lg. 4  bdrm. house with quality features  and convenient loc. in upper Gibsons, with rented suite the  payments are the same. Ultra  flex, low DP, car or cash or?  Phone 886-7668. #41  Obituaries  GOUGH: passed away October 1,  1986, Florence Pearl Gough, late  of Gibsons, in her 85th year. Survived by three daughters,, Grace  Nelson of Gibsons, Mona  Maycher of Winnipeg, and  Shirley Gascoine of Calgary; 11  grandchildren; one great grandson; one brother, Dave McCall of  Trail and one sister, May Kazmar  of High River, Alberta. Funeral  service was held Saturday, October 4, in the chapel of Devlin  Funeral Home, Gibsons.  Reverend John Paetkau officiated. Cremation. Remembrance donations may be made to  the Cancer Society or to the Gib-:  sons Kiwanis Club for senior  citizens'housing. #40  Reflexology, Trigger Point Meridian, Acupressure, Massage  Oils, Treatment Tables.  886-3120. #42  ' Alcholics Anonymous  88.-9. 51. 885-2896. 886-7272.  88(.-..H.4. TFN  Contrary to some information, I,  Herbert A. Fletcher, am not a  Jehovah's Witness,'never was  and hope I never am.- Hoping  anyone misinformed will take:  note. Bert Fletcher. #40  South Coast  ��-.���     Ford  1980 DODGE  DIPLOMAT WAGON  6 cyl, auto,  ���very clean  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281 .  Announcements  OOPS! Please note that the China  Today slide presentation will be at  the Sunshine Coast Arts Centre,  Sechelt on Friday, October 17,  7:30 to 9:30 p.m. (not Chatelech)  and the admission is $2.50 (not  $6). Call Continuing Education to  register now; 886'8841 or  885-7871. #40  WOMEN'S AGLOW FELLOWSHIP  SUNSHINE COAST  Formation mtg. with area Board  on Tues., Oct. 28at 1-4 pmat St.  Hilda's Fellowship Hall, Sechelt.  All ladies welcome. 886-9077 or  885-2374. #42  Announcements  - CERAMISTS -  Christmas is coming, classes are  in session Tues. & Thurs. only.  10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to  10 p.m. Halfmoon Ceramics,  885-3588. #42  Bonniebrook Lodge's NEW FALL  MENU begins Wed., Oct. 8. Entrees from $7.90 - Daily Dinner  Specials. Now open-for SUNDAY  BRUNCH, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. For  reservations call 886-2887.   #40  To all Whistler people living here.  Schultz is now living in Roberts  Creek. Give me all a call,  886-7895.   . #41  CPR Survival First Aid courses,  selected Sat's., Chatelech. Info.,  John 883-9308, #41  Crowe Rd. Herb Farm. Roberts  Creek. Follow signs. Sundays  10-noon. Ph. 886-9324..      TFN  If someone in your family has a  drinking problem you can see  what it's doing to theni. Can'you  see what it's doing to. you? Al  Anon can help. Phone 886-9826  or886-8228. :'  :   TFN~  SUZUKI VIOLIN &  FIDDLE LESSSONS  Limited enrolment, ages 3 to  adult. Sechelt & Rbts. Crk.. info..  885-5539. Performance Oct. 7. 5  pm. Arts Centre.-Sechelt; public  invited. ��� #40  ^fftk   Lost  Male, 5 month old kitten, grey &  white, lost in the vicinity of  Hillcrest 8, North Rds.-886-7181.  '.���'��� ���'   ���''���::- '���������' /.':���. -#4o-  Found  Drop off your  COAST NEWS  Classifieds  at any of our convenient  Friendly People  Places  IN PENDER HARBOUR ~ ���   Pacifica Pharmacy #2 883 2888  AC Building Supplies 8839551  John Henry's 883-2253  Glasses found in Mall parking lot.  886-3872 or. 886-8632, ask tor  .John. &&^&;t':k"'r-:'k"#46-��  ��� Tets  &  Livestock  Golden lab for stud, field trained  preferred. 885-7777 aft. 6 pm:  #42  Rottweiler pups, CKC reg.. will  consider some swaps to value of  $500/pup. am in need of older  station'wagon or truck, also  woodstove. and carpentry work,  etc. 885-7708. #40  SPCA  885-4771  TFN  IN HALFMOON BAY���   B&J StOre 885-9435  'if. sechelt- ...;  1  y  Books & Stuff  (Trail Bay Centre) 886-2625  The Coast News  (Cowrie St.) 885-3930  IN DAVIS BAY- ���   31" Peninsula Market 8859721  JN ROBERTS CREEK��� '+���������-  ^ Seaview Market sss 3400  IN GIBSONS ��� ���  Radio Shack  Sunnycrest Mall, 886-7215  The Coast News  (behind Dockside Pharmacy) 886-2622  HORSESHOEING  Certified Farrier (1973), cold or  corrective, all work guaranteed.  Michaeel Cammack. 883-1122,  .eave message.       . #41  South Coast  Ford  1986 DOJ  ARIE!  jr.  family size  Tarf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  J  Music  PIANO  TUNING  repairs &_ appraisals  Ken Dalgleish  886-2843  DEADLINE IS NOON SATURDAY  FOR MONDAY PUBLICATION  I  16 channel PA mixing board, 2  master controls, 4 band E.Q.,  exc. cond., $550.886-3213. #40  DRUMS Professional of 17 yrs. is  offering instruction in all types of  percussion, specializing in rock,  your home or mine. 885-7328.  #42  FREE Suzuki Piano Introductory  Lessons, ages 3 & up, Wilson  Creek Hall. 886-2854. #40 ,  Sale or trade on piano-B48R  Yamaha organ, 2 keyboards, 1  octave pedal, 8 tone levelers.  auto rhythm & more, value  $1000.886-9342 after 5.     #41  South Coast  ���*-;      Ford       -.  1985 MERCURY  LYNX GS  automatic, sunroof, 4 dr.,  low kms, spotless!  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  OL 5936 885-3281  Buying coins & stamps, gold &  silver, paying top dollar. Call Dar-  cy. 886-2533 or Box 1803: Gibsons. #5��  Comfortable couch and armchair,  up to.$150. Tel. 885-5007.   #40  Scrap cars & trucks'wanted. We  pay cash for some. Free removal.  Phone 886-2617. TFN  Small girl's & boy's bike with  training wheels. 886-7871 or  886-2063. #41  Cash for your old Gilchrist jack.  885-2390.-: ......   #41  Qrafts, plants, baked goods and  other edibles, helium balloons,  clowns, music," mime & face  painting, rafles galore, large door  prizes, judging of homemade  janis, jellies, marmalade,  relishes, wine, fancy breads &  fresh produce. Displays from 30  groups on the Coast. Entertainment throughout the day. Don't,  miss the Volunteer Harvest Fair,  Sat., October 18. 10:3 at Sechelt  Elementary ..School Gymnasium.  For details, call 885-5881.    #41  For Sale  Special  KING TOPPERS $69.90  SLEEPING BAGS  FOAM  Also  FIBREGLASS FABRICS  PLEXIGLAS VINYLS  YOUR COMPLETE UPHOLSTERY CENTRE  W.W. UPHOLSTERY &  BOAT TOPS  637 Wyngaert. Gibsons  886^7310  ���1978-Merc:'40 HP-stiprtShaftJ  ��������� recondition, $700; off-road tires;  11 & 12x15. $10. 886-3296: #40  30 tdn crane on rubber, 85 HP  diesel in carrier & 6 cyl. continental in house, excworkingicond.  & priced to sell. 487-4136 aft. 5.  y    #41  Cheap! 10 yr. old girl's bike,  ladies' 10 sp. bike. 886-8294  aft. 6 pm. #42  Poker table. $75. or swap for  . Moorcroft pottery. 886:8668. #40  Oil cookstove, inc. chimneys etc..  open to offers. 885-5639.  '/ ���'��� #41  Homemade baking, bread &  goodies, sundry items, catering.  885-7032 or 885-2443.        #42  SUNSOFT COMPUTER CENTRE  Computer systems, printers,  software & supplies for business  & home. Free in-office consultation. 886-9194. #41  CUTTING FIREWOOD?  Rent our hydraulic woodsplitter.  Coast Tool & Power, 883-9114.  #41  Used Twin size mattress & box  spring, $75. Kern's Home Furnishings, 886-8886. TFN  Kitchen Maid comb, fridge, sink  & stove, approx. - 30" wide,  stainless steel top with 2 burners  & sink, fridge & small freezer  below, ideal for office, rec. room,  etc.; IBM elec. typewriter, 16"  platen; Royal elec. typewriter.  16" platen, large print. Phone  Donnie at 886-7751, days or  886-2881 eves. #42  MAGICAL  TOUCH  that's it.the  CLASSIFIEDS  SELL or BUY ANYTHING!  CALL  885-3930  For Sale  2 Expo three-day pass books;  $35 each. 885-5974. #40  Firewood, hem., fir, $75/cord.  split, delivered Langdale-Rbts.  Crk. 886-9751. #42  New & Used Electrolux vacuums  & shampooers. Phone Stella  Mutch, 886-7370. #42  30" GE harvest gold range, gd.  cond.. $200;. 48" bed. gd.  matt.. $30.886-8487. #42  Trappeur sz. 10 ski boots. Head  180 cm. skis, Tyrolia 160 bin-  dingSi $135; sz. 5 hockey  skates, like new, used twice. Ph.  886-9366. #40  Goalie Equipment  Professional goal pads, $1000  val., must sell, $550, worn once.  Ph. 885-2180eves: #40  26" Electrohome colour TV, solid  state, exc. cond., like new,  $295.885-5963. '    #40  Dishwasher. $300; Maytag  dryer/washer. $150 ea.: 3-day  Expo pass. $20. 886-7712.   #42  Child's Play Books. Interested in  having a party? Phone Cindy at  886-7596, after 7 p.m #40  351 Ford Windsor engine &  trans., can hear running, $275.  886-7589. #40'  17 used plywood boxes, as is,  where is. offers accepted until  October 15. 1986. To view call  885-2261. #42  APPLE COMPUTERS  New or used Apple computers,  local delivery and set-up included. For more info., call 886-3595  btwn. 10 am - 7 pm. Ask for  Tarry. #40  Recond. Electrolux vac, power  nozzel, 6 mo. warty.. $150; recond. Electrolux vac, as new, 1  yr. warty., $399! 885-3963. #42  For sale to best ��Her, firewood  logs, as.is where is. For further  information, contact A. Silver of  the Silnsliine Coast Regional  District, 885-2261. Closing date  ���for offers. Friday.'.October 10;  1986 at :i 2 noon.'   '.   ��� ���  ��� #40  South Coast  , Ford       !  1977 COMET  auto, p/s,'p/b,  40.000 mi.  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  Red enamel acorn fireplace, $50.  886-9194. #40  Hay for Sale: $4/bale, $3.50/10  or more; garden mulch hay,  $3/bale, straw $3.50/bale.  885-9357. "    TFN  0S21 computer (Apple II-.compatible) 2 disk drives, monitor,  $750,886-9194. #41  McClary Charm wood range &  water jacket, offers to $375;  working fridge, $100. 886-3344  eves. #41  Miller 320 AMP welder, Onan gas  power, hand start, $850.  886-7463. #41  Cotoneaster ground cover. 4"  pots. 25 or more, $1 ea. Hedging  cedars, 3 varieties. Direct from  grower. 1 gallon size, min. order  25. $3 ea. with fertilizer or $4  planted. Free delivery locally. B &  B Farms, Roberts Creek.  885-5033. TFN  FOR EXPLOSIVE REQUIREMENTS  Dynamite, electric or regular  caps, B line E cord and safety  fuse. Contact Gwen Nlmmo,  Cemetery Road, Gibsons. Phone  886-7778. Howe Sound Farmer  Institute. TFN  75 Honda Civ. . A-1. $1800: 9-  Vang." camper. $3000: Com-  mador 64 printer, disk drive, clr.  mtr. S.W.. $1200. 886-7037.  #40  6' Vemco whirl bath, complete  w/pump & fix.. $500: wood  stove. $50; zero clearance air  circ. fireplace, w/glass doors.  $200; insulated Selkirk chimney,  as new. $10/ft.886-9205.    #40  Frozen Prawn tails, 1 Ib. containers, sm. $4.50 lb.: mixed Ig.  $9.50 Ib. 886-7819. #40  Volkswagon mobile dimension  sawmill, $6000. Ph. 886-9659.  #40  ULEFOS' (-Swedish) airtight  heater. $225; GSW wringer wash  machine, as new, $75. 885-9488  or 224-0394. #40  Rifle, 3006 Remington, 4x4  scope, semi/auto, like new.  $400. 886-2548 aft. 6 p.m.  #40  I  _!  For^Sale  THE CUT & BLOW BAR  HAiRSHOP  ���     'Gibsons Medical Centre  (mini-bus stop)  HAIRCUT'S  Incl Shampoo &'  Blow Dry   ���  $9.95  ���'STREAKING".     .���'."'.  HIGHLIGHTING  Incl Shampoo &   ..'   $19  95  Blow Dry ' *.    .  Schwarzkopf Hair -  COLOURING  Incl. Shampoo & ';.  Blow Dry  $19.95  All Premium  PERMS  Trim Incl. ;  $29.95  ^886-3415  T&STOPSOIL  Mushroom "manure,' $25/yd.,  $24 for seniors, Bark Mulch,  $30/yd. Cheaper by the  truckload. Steer manure now  available. Cali aft. 6 or anytime on  weekends & holidays. 885-5669.  TFN  ~' COAST COMFORT     r~  Teas, herbs, sachets, potpourri,  mulled wine spice, mineral bath  & more. Great gifts from $-1.95 to  $3.95. Available atr THE  BOOKSTORE, Cowrie St.,  Sechelt, 885-2527 & other local  stores. TFN  Multicycle Inglis auto washer,  $295. Guaranteed & delivered.  883-2648.   "       ' TFN  South Coast  Ford  '  1985 NISSAN  .4x2 Kingcab, 5 sp., am/fm  cassette with equalizer  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  Autos  77 Ford LTD, PS; PB. runs very  well, clean inside & out, .$1100.  Ph. 886-3893. #42  Truck: % Ton Ford, std., 75,000  miles, runs well. $700.  886-9251. #40  75 Dodge van, $1000 or will take  small car in trade. 886-7253. #42  1972 Volvo station wagon, $600.  Ph. 885-5911, after 5 p.m.'. #42  .72 Olds Cutlass.:350, auto.. PS',  PB, runs exceptionally well.  $90.0/886-7363 eves. #40  74 Vega, good runabout, $150.  886-7511 or 886-8462.    .;.   #40  1972 Ford pick-up, $750.  886-2982. #42  72 Plymouth Duster, slant 6,  $300.886:9503. :    #40  Autos  Dayton Super Stags, 12x15 on 6  stud, chrome modular whls., c/w  hardware, fit Chev., Toyota 4x4,  used 900 km., $800; lift kit.  new. for Toyota '79-,85, $350.  886-2463. #40  72 VW bus for parts. 886-8487.  #42  -    DELUXE WAGON  '82 Ford, fully powered, OD.  cruise, low kms. $10,000 OBO.  886-7392, #42  '69 Nova 4 dr., auto, gd. cond..  reliable, $500 firm. 886-7978.  #40  1966 VW Baja Bug, exc. cond..  must be seen. 886-9992.     #40  tjohda 12" snow tires, mounted  on wheels, near new, also new  unpainted fenders, left front,  right rear. 885-2546 eves.    #42  Excellent Buy! 1977 GMC Sierra.  4x4. little use in past 4 years.  $2000 060.886-8527. #42  1971 Toyota Corolla 1200.  automatic, for parts or rebuild,  good body and tires. 885-9676.  #40  1976 Datsun B210. 4 spd., good  condition, $750 OBO. 886-8290.  ;);.,: ���-.'������ #42  1977 Plymouth Volare Premier.  318 motor, 2 bbl., automatic, excellent condition, some rust.  $1500. Ph. 885-4519. #42  Ford, no rust.gd. cond., runs  exc, 4 dr., gd. tires, $700 firm,  must sell! 886-8104. #40  South Coast  Ford       i  USED PARTS  Available  75-78 Pinto S/W  ��� 2 Fenders  ��� 1 Hood  ��� 1 Tall Gate Hatch  ��� 2 Doors  ��� 1 Transmission  ��� 2Tail Light  Assemblies  ��� Other Small Parts  Call Parts Dep't.  - Ken or Don  885-3281  ,     Wharf Rd., Sechelt  1980 Triumph Spitfire  flawless interior/exterior, undercarriage, no accidents, Br. racing  green, no probs., exc. convertible top, full and rear tonneau.  factory metal hardtop, ex. Calif,  car. absolutely NO rust, regular  complete service, factory serv.  manual, six radials. 37,000 mi.  $5300 negot. 733-5447 (Van.),  or 886-8258. #41  77 Mustang, 4 sp.. V6. good  condition, PS/PB, radials. $2900  OBO. 885-7382. #40  77 Vega 4 spd., 4 cyl., mag's.  AM/FM cass. low miles, good  tires. $1150.886-8858.       #41  1980 deluxe diesel VW Rabbit. 4  dr.. stereo, sunroof,.5 spd.. mag  wheels & snow tires. 71,000 m.,  $5300 OBO. 885-2668. #40  1971 Ford Pinto, good engine. 6  tires. $350.Phone 886-3013.#40  Campers  Motorhomes  Security import/compact truck  camper, fully equip., inc. jacks,  $1200:886-2429.    V'- -r^O  Wanted:   Camperette  orysmall  camper for 8 ft. truck. 886-2937.  ,.���-#40  Trlr. pad for rent, 12'xH"; widev  #13, Comeau Mobile Home PkV,  Nth. Rd., 886-9581...y <42<  RV'S/BOATS     :..'���.  STORAGE ;    v  886-8628  .. >v---:,y-<-**0.'  14' travel trailer, fully equip:, like  new, $1500. 886-9890.       #41  9'/.' Okanagian camper, 1 pc;  alum. roof, vanity; rm. y porta:  pottie. lg. water tanki quepri/sz.;  bed, 4 burner stove-; oven;  Dometic fridge, imrriaculate, has,  to be seen to be appreciated;-  $4500 firm. 886-2678. #41'  Marine  fc.  1977 Gold Firebird, excellent  condition, power steering . &  brakes, asking $2750. Call (604)  885-2122 eves. #40  1950 Dodge 1 Ton PU, new  shocks, brakes, clutch, good  tires, offers. 885-3742.        #40  32" Monk Style, wood hull, diesel  power, exc. cond., .$13,500.^  886-9020. aft. 6. #42  16Vi_' I/O board, full canvas top  on trailer in exc. cond.. $7500.  886-9020 aft. 6. #42  Landing Craft. 20 ton capacity,  diesel, crane, perfect for freight  or aquaculture. More info, call  John at 886-8344. #42  36" cruising catamaran, 17HP  diesel, epoxy saturated west  system, Dynel & Endura finish,  head, electronics, stove, etc.,  80% complete, my cost over  $13,000 plus labour, your cost.  $8000.886-7385eves.        #42  20 ft. Vivacity FG sloop, 6 HP  0/B, 4 berth, 3 sails, well equipped, $4200.885-9062 eves. #42  13 ft. Clinker, 3 HP B&S. $250;  utility trailer. $75. 885-5612 or  885-2791. #40  3  it  The Sunshine Coast News  reserves the right to classify  advertisements under appropriate headings and  determine page location.  The Sunshine Coast- News  also reserves the right to  revise or reject any advertising which In the opinion of  the Publisher is In questionable taste. In the event  that any advertisement Is rejected the sum paid for the  advertisement will be  refunded.    .    Minimum *4M par 3 lira insertion.  Each additional line *1". Use our economical last  week frM rata. 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.  Caah, chaquaa or money orders  mutt accompany all classified advertising.  CtJIS_NP__mD__LIU3UfW  NOON SATURDAY  ALL FEES PAYABLE  PRIOR TO INSERTION  Please mai! to:  COAST NEWS Classified. Box 460. Gibsons. B.C. VON IVO  Or bring in person to one of our  I  I  I Friendly People Places  1 Minimum '4* per 3 Una Insertion.  *\  0  '4  ���51  '6  I"  ���8___  .   3  :        . in     :  |- I  i  c     _   :  i ���  c         .:  . __r  i i-i  i:  z       zz:  : -       zz       :  >>  i  i  U��  CLASSIFICATION: e.g. For Sale, For Rent. etc. 20.  Coast News, October 6,1986  w  THIS WEEK'S SPECIAL  26' Champion Toba  Command bridge, 235 OMC.  A-1 condition. WAS $18,500  ssr^-iftooo  DRIZZLE ENTERPRISES  Marine Services  Seaview Place, Gibsons  886-8555 885-5401  BOATS/RV'S  STORAGE  886-8628  #40  '80 18% ft. Concorde, deep V  hull, cuddy, Merc. 470 FWC  eng., well maint., 320 hrs..  trailer, Secret Cove moorage pd.  to May '87, $7500 OBO.  885-4500after6p.m. .       #41  'Used 20 HP Mercury outboard.  $600,886-7819. #40  65 HP Merc. $1100: 15 ft.  Vanguard boat & trailer. $500.  886-2781. ������;'���.  #40  HIGGS MARINE  SURVEYS LTD  insurance Claims  Condition and Valuation  Surveys  Phone 885-9425  or 885-3643  PRAWN TRAPS  -;Wire mesh. 4 entry type, basic  galv. .trap, $18 each; plastic  coated. $28 each. 885-3805. #42  ; 16' FG boat w/canopies; 100 HP  ; Merc, for parts; 2 - 80 HP Mercs,  .for parts; 150 HP Merc, top end;  : '85 bottom unit, fits 65-80 HP  !eng.. brand new. 1 hr. use. Ph.  886-2931. -   ���'���'.'    #42  ' 14 ft; Cobra, 40 HP Johnson,  hydraulic steering, electric ignition, exc shape, must sell immed., S2200 OBO: 886-3595 or  886-2268, Tarry. #40  Mobile Homes  : 1  , j  1  'Mobile home space available.  Sunshine Coast Mobile Home  Park. 886-9826; y -  TFN  South Coast  Ford  198c- LYNX  STATION WAGON  5 sp,. lots of options,  e'conomidal;family car  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  V^      PL 5936 8853281  Wanted to Rent  2-3 bdrm. home. pref. rural,  reasonable rent, self reliant family. 863-2273 collect. #42  Resp. Coast couple, one child,  wants 2-3 bdrm. house, Gibsons  or Roberts Crk. Please Ph.  886-9145. #42  Responsible working couple. ?  young children, looking for 2-3  bdrm. home. pref. WF or view on  private lot. Gibsons or Roberts  Crk. area by Nov. 1. refs. Call  886-8753. #40  For Rent  ���Ii.  .f  1 *  THE MANSE TOWNHOUSE  IS TAKING RENTAL  APPLICATIONS  ��� modern two bedroom  townhouse  ��� one and a half baths.  D fully carpeted  D five appliances including  dishwasher, washer  and dryer  D private sundeck  ��� enclosed garage  ��� family oriented  ��� close to Sunnycrest Mall,  schools, tennis court &  jogging field  ��� good references required  ��� $450 per month  Call Peter, 886-9997  2 bdrm. bungalow. North Road,  avail. Nov. 1, sunroom. sundeck.  elec. heat, airtight assist.,  $400/m. 886-2381 aft. 5.     #42  RV parking, $75/m.. member SC  Tourism Assoc. 885-7032,  885-2443. #42  1-2 bdrm. lower level suite. 1200  sq. ft., lower Gibsons, mature  Adults, ref. req., $250/m. Collect. 1-926-5353. #42  3 bdrm. trailer on property next to  Cedar Grove School, $275/m.  886-7206. #42  2 bdrm. with skylights, balcony,  ocean view, in Sechelt. Ph.  885-4535. #40  2 bdrm. ste.. view, heat & hot  waer inc.. clean & quiet, adults,  no pels, Ken DeVries bldg.  886-9038. #42  These beautiful 3 bdrm. stes.  rent at $300/m. due to location.  20 minute drive from shops on  Port Mellon Hwy. 886-9352 or  884-5352. #42  2 bdrm. house on Beach Avenue  in Roberts Creek, $425/m.  433-1492. #42  3 bdrm. view deluxe townhouse,  fireplace, full bsmt., quiet adults.  $465,886-7204.. #42  Furnished mobile home. 62 ft.. 1  bdrm.. self-contained suites,  waterfront. Madeira Park, adults  only, no pets. 883-9177.       #42  Cozy furn. 1 bdrm. cottage, Lee  Bay, $250 plus hydro. 883-9306.  #42  Waterfront, Pender Hrbr.. 1  bdrm. house, elec. ht.. F/S.  W/D. fab. view. 883-9446 to  leave message. #42  Gibsons. 4 rm.. 1 bdrm.. Ig. Ivg.  rm.. W/W carpets, smart kitchen  & appls.. 1-2 adults, no pets.  885-2198. #42  Bargain. 4 bdrm. WF. 2 bdrm  Vk bth.. Ivng. rm., dinette.  W/D, dishwasher, elec. rnge..  fridge, gd. panel heat. FP. W/W.  no pets, avail. Nov. 1. ref..  $400/m. 883-2384. #42  KERN'S PLAZA  Prime New  Commercial  Space Available  800-2500 sq. ft.  = High Traffic  Ample Parking  Good Exposure=  886-8886-9:30-5:30  3 bdrm., Vk bath. 2 level house  in Davis Bay. central local. $450.  Ph. 274-7608. #41  3 bdrm. home, bay area, no  appl., no pets, avail, immed..  ref., $450. 478-5336.- #41  Commercial bldg. for rent, approx. 1700 sq. ft. on Inlet Ave..  across from Municipal Hall. Ideal  spot for bottle depot, etc  885-2848 or 885-2735 eves. #42  New 2 bdrm. apts. now available.  Sechelt. adults only, no pets, approx. $400/m, 885-9017.     #41  Lower Gibsons, nr. marina, 3  bdrm. suite, carpeted. FP. 5  appl.. $415/m. share hydro for  Oct. 1.885-9625. #41  2 bdrm. mobile home, 10x12  storage shed, no dogs, refs.  req.. $350/m. 886-9581.     #41  Sm.. trailer. Irwin Trlr. Court,  sgle. adult only. $200/m.  .886-3331. #41  Hopkins, hse. Point Rd.. 2 bdrm.  FP. 2 appl.. dk.. c/port. avail.  Oct. 15. $410. 885-9553.      #41  Community Hall for rent in  Roberts (.r<_>. Phone Debbie.  .8. 3.94. 7-IOp m rn\i  Waterfront cottage. 2 bdrm.. FP.  Granthams.   suit   older  couple.  sorry no (fogs. $3!)0 886-8284  #40  MINI  STORAGE  886-8628  #40  2 bdrm _upl_x suite, loc in Gibsons, close to ,ill��� am.iiiilii.s.  $250/m Ph 886 2C)7'. #40  WF cottage. 2 bdrm . wood & oil  heat, suit single arlult or couple.  Gower Pt. area. Oct 1 - June 30.  rets.. $350/m. 886 2627 or  438-3843 #40  2 bdrm. duplex. 682 North Rd..  Vk bath, utility, garage, close to  mall & schools, avail Nov /86.  $350/m Ph 886-7625 #40  One person to share furnished  house. Sechelt area  885-3740  #40  Seif contained 1 bdrm. suite,  avail, immediately. 886-9186  after 6 pm. #40  Deluxe 2 bdrm. apt., central  Sechelt. covered parking, laundry facilities. $425 inc. heat.  885-9330 days. 885-2341 eves.  #40  Large 2 bedroom duplex, tridge.  stove, ref! required. $350.  883-2331. #40  Office space tor rent. 2nd floor  above Gibsons Building Supplies.  886-8141. TFN  111  1. 2. 3 bdrm. apts... heat and  cable vision inc. reasonable  rents. 886-9050. TFN  TEREDO SQUARE  Office space to lease, excellent  location, elevator service 3rd  floor, view, carpeted, some space  can be subdivided and/or combined.  No. 1 - 390 sq. ft.  No  2 - 1940 sq. ft.  No 3- 1015 sq. ft.  For information call 885-4466.  TFN  3 bdrm. mobile home with Ig. addition on private lot, upper Gibsons, close to schools, shopping,  churches, etc.. avail. Oct. 1.  $360/m. 886-2998. #40  South Coast  f.'y::;F__rdy;i*  1979 FAIRMONT/  2 dr.', automatic, p/s, p/b,  nice shape  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  Heip Wanted  Woman wanted to take care of 2  boys. 5 & 9 years old & help feed  dog, cats and chickens, part-time  only. 886-3994. #41  Update your resume? Arbutus Office Services. 885-5212, call  anytime. We can do as little as  you need or as much as you  want! #41  Foster Care  'J I You can make  JI a difference.  Brother and sister aged  12 and 10 need live-in  foster   parents   one  weekend   a   month.  Couples applying must  have   experience   and  skill   with   emotionally  disturbed children. For  further information  call   Foster   Care  Worker-885-7101.  Ministry of Social  Services and  Housing  Window cleaning, gutter cleaning, special rates. Ph. Lou bet.  5-7 pm. 886-8614. #40  Hardwood, floors resanded and  finished. Work guaranteed. Free  est. Phone 885-5072. TFN  Tires to be checked  er roadblocks  Powerful truck mounted  STEAM  CLEANING  equipment, for the  best possible  results!!!  CHERISHED;  CARPET CARE  886-3823  A DIVIS'ON OF KEk DEVSrES 1 SON FtOORCOVEdlNGS  -.Child. Care  Will babysit, mother of 2 will  babysit   child   in   my home,  weekdays.   2   yrs.   or older.  886-3756 -#40  Need a babysitter?"  Responsible mom would like to  babysit at her home   Gibsons-  Roberts Creek area. 886-2878.  #40  Responsible adult for babysitting.  Langdale area. 886-2332.     #40  JO-      Business  Opportunities  Sechelt Freight Lines Ltd. under  new management as of Oct.  1/86, req. lease operators with  following equip.: tractors. 20'  vans., 20' vans with reefers. 20'  flat deck trucks. & Courier vans.  All inquires shoulcl be made in  writing, all with a resume outlining experience & -specification ot  equip. Sechelt Freight Lines Ltd..  c/o Squamish Freightways Ltd;.  5033 Regent St.. Burnaby..BC  V5C4H4. #42  In the days and weeks to  come we ��� can expect traction  problems that appear often at  this time of year; rain soaked  highways, black ice and even  snow. To make it past these  problems you need good tires..  Sechelt RCMP and Highway  Patrol will be running  roadblocks in October and one  of the things they will be looking at is to see if your tires are  adequate. If your vehicle weighs  less than 5500 kilograms you  must have at least 1.5  milimetres of tread on your  summer tread or 3.5 milimetres  on your winter tread. Check  also to make sure your tires  have no cracks, cuts, bumps or  bulges that will affect their use.  If you're thinking of mounting your winter studded tires,  you can as of October 1 and you  can leave them on until April 30  next year. Check them for any  damage also.  Remember that a tire with little or no tread floats on any  debris on the highway causing  Legal  the driver to lose control. Check  (and replace now before you're  ice  of the  SECHELT RCMP  On September 29, at 4:05  p.m. a head-on collision between two vehicles occurred on  Beach Avenue near Flume  Road. Extensive damage to  both vehicles resulted. Sandra  Ann Thomas, a Roberts Creek  resident sustained cuts, abrasions and was hospitalized and  held overnight at St. Mary's  Hospital for observation. The  male operator of the offending  vehicle is being charged with  criminal code charges as a result  of this incident.  CRIME OF THE WEEK  As a result of a Crimestopper  taught by bad weather or at a  roadblock.  News  Week  tip, the Gibsons RCMP  recovered two stolen chainsaws,  valued at $880, from a residence  on Mahan Road. A 21 year old  man was arrested and convicted  in Sechelt Provincial Court on  September 30. He was sentenced to three months in jail for  possession of stolen property  and other offences.  The tipster is requested to  contact Constable Sach at Gibsons RCMP (886-2245) regarding a cash reward.  Legal  Small retail store for  sale in Sunnycrest  Mall, or will consider  working partner - small  investmen* required.  886-7517  HELP WANTED  a) Poll Clerks  b) Deputy Returning  Officers (experience req'd)  Apply between 9am & 4pm at:  ELECTION OFFICE  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  (Beside Bank of Montreal)  885-7077  Experienced waitresses, fulj or,  part time, apply in person at the  -Omega Restaurant. TFN  Experienced lunch cook needed  immediately, apply in person at  the Omega Restaurant TFN  Qualified part-time drapery. &  window cov installer needed.  886-7112 ..    #42  Part-time ceramic tile installer,  send resume to M. DeVries. Box  99. Gibsons..'..       '���'..      #40  Work Wanted  English. History. Social Studies  tutoring, "litem -second, ry.  $ I ../hr '886-9233 #40  .ri;.. _i;,i(i n,u r..niov..l; quality  sod delivery Garry's Cr.m..  886-7028       '       - '"    .FI.  '/. Ion trucks for hirii, 'will.'movi.  anything' Ph 88.- 5564 or  88!)-7021 ' #40  Gardening: wood splitting, win  dow cleaning, yard clean-up.  small fences, odd jobs. reas. &  reliable. 886-7143. ask for Jan.  #4?  Are your blackberries & other unwanted shrubbery taking over  your home? I have the equip to  slash it back fast" Call  886-2931. #4?  NOTICE OF SALE PURSUANT TO THE  WAREHOUSEMEN'S LIEN ACT  Notice is hereby given that the storage lot held by Len  Wray's Transfer Ltd., Box 186, Highway 101, Gibsons,  B.C., in the name of Neil Stanley/Paul Klachen/Debbie  Moore will be sold at a public sale for debts outstanding  within 30 days of the second appearance of this notice  at a location designated by Len Wray's Transfer Ltd.  NOTICE TO CREDITORS  ..otici.'   is   hereby   given   that  ui-iilois' .ind   others   havinC  cl-jims ..gains, the estate ol Mabet  Carlson   aka   Mabel   McDonala  Carlson   deceased, who died oil  .iuii.   28.' 1986. are hereby re-  (in. ��� .1 to send them to the under  smni:d ������ x.'cutois at r 'o Russet F  Crum   law   Office.   21!)   Cedar  PI...... P0 Box 649. Gibsons. BC  VON  WO before the !ith day oi  ��� f.'ovi-inber.    1986.   after   which  (tale tlm executors Will fllStlltiUtl  ihe said Estate among the parlii"  entitled'/thereto. Having reqau  "iiiv.to tue claims ot which it h.i'  notice Helen firlain- Klnne. X  'Jiail'S Wesley Mellll. [ * editors  ' Ml  l/l  _#  -_���  3  ���A    _��  WE'RE IN  SECHELT  COAST NEWS  has an ot'iiie in  The Bookstore  (i.writ1 St., Sechelt  885-3930  I _Mi|l in      n' p\i- us .1 ( .tit! .  l/V  &  __��  <_n  c  ���c  o -o  _> l/��  3   'l/l     ���  -v  I/.   9  C   O  <E ^  O    _��  9  r *  V,  *    S>  _______  \XVk  . i -^* *        m  _"  <  ___________  f'^'^lveimn^^W^Tii^. -m _n.______ttai  _y;   -kflfb  her*    J  "._.._.___-_%*  *  The usual prize of $5 will b<{  awarded the first entry drawn  which correctly locates the above?;  Send your entries lo reach the  Coasl News, Box 460, Gibsons!  this week. Last week's winner wit.  Hanna Henderson, 11, of SI9  ,c:S  .  RR4 Franklin Road, Gibsons!  who correctly located the sign on  the outside wall of Stedman's iii  Sechelt. <  BLANKET CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING  These A.d$ ipprir'm lhr more than 70 Newspapers   ol the B.C. and Yukon Community Newspapers Association  and reach 800.000 homes and a potential two million readers.  $119. for 25 words  ($3. per each additional word)   Call The COAST NEWS at 885-3930 to place one.  AUTOMOTIVE-  ���W_A%S__VW_/iW  GENERAL.and  INDUSTRIAL CLEANING  l^ftp Houses, Trailers  B��   Boats; Businesses  ''free ESTIMATES"  CHERYL LINDA  886-8183       886-2247  Carpentry. . renovations   and  repairs. Phone Dale. 885-7390.  #41  Carpet Installations & Repairs.  Bill. 886-8387 btwn. 5 and 7  p.m. #41  17 yr. old boy looking for work,  whatever you have. reas. rates.  886-2149; #41  PEERLESS TREE  SERVICES LTD.  Topping-Li'mbing-Danger tree  removal. Insured. / guaranteed  work. Free estimates: 885-2109.  ..'���'���":.'..  '",        'TFN  SUNCOAST SERVICES  Window cleaning - free  estimates, 15% off for seniors &  disabled. 886-3424 eves.      #41  Rel. carpenter, work guar., reas.  rates, ref. avail., all aspects of  carpentry. Kevin, 886-9070: #44  Experienced plumber needs  work. Reas. rates. Call eves.  886-9149 or 886-3257. #43  British car parts' New -  Used ���-. Rebuilt for MG,  Triumph, Austin, Jensen,  Austin Healy. Wembley  Motor Works, 1157 Richards  St., Vancouver, V6B 3E7 or  phone 685-2628. '  ���  Ford diesel and Gas Trucks.  Nothing down OAC with my  easy to own plan. Call Curly  464-0271 or toll-free 1-800-  242-FORD. DL5231.  Mitsubishi Diesel - cut that  fuel bill in half and travel  twice as far. Will repower  pickups, tow trucks, campers & motorhomes. Recondition or used engines from  $1795. with overdrive transmission. Simpson Power  Products, 110 Woolridge  St., Coquitlam, B.C. V3'K  5V4. 1-520-3611.        BUSINESS  OPPORTUNITIES   Small farm/feed store on  Vancouver Island. Volume  $300,000., shows good profit  with excellent potential. Re-  ��ly File 685, c/o The News,  ox 2579,  Parksville,   B.C.  VOR 2S0.   Uniglobe-North America's  #1 Travel Franchise Organization now accepting applications in this area. These  owner/ operator opportunities require no prior travel  industry experience. Call  (604)270-9192.   Genuine Korean red Ginseng direct from distributors  at wholesale prices. For information send name and  address to: PANAX Distributors, 3496 Hastings St.,  Port   Coquitlam,   B.C.   V3B  4N1.   Hotel for sale.; Well maintained hotel in Rockies on  new major West Coast to  North connecting highway.  45 rooms, two executive  suites/jacuzzies, two meeting rooms. Includes 95 seat  restaurant, 99 seat dining  lounge, 55 seat cocktail  lounge, 200 seat tavern.  Asking $950,000. Open to  offers, trades, cash. Serious  inquiries only. Karen Cameron, Grande Cache Realty  West Ltd., (403)827-2727.  Pipers Glen Resort on Fraser Lake Highway 16W.  Four-bdrm home, double  garage. Eight cabins, 50  campsites, boats, showers,  23 commercial acres. Excellent family ' lifestyle.  $139,000. Please call 690-  7565. Trades welcome.  Resort, Kamloops area. Six  lakes. Picturesque log construction. Fully equipped.  Only place on lakes. Great  life and potential rainbows  to six lbs. Offers to  $99,000. (604)376-7970. :  Unique ground-floor business opportunity. Earn money while you read. No risk.  No inventory. For information write: Linda Anderson,  Box 1188, Fruitvale, B.C.,  VOG 1L0. 1-604-367-9946.  Feel good about your future. Guarantee yourself income. Under $500. Investment in inventory. Apply  today: Forget-Me-Not Lingerie, P.O. Box 87017,  North Vancouver. V7L 4L1.  987-1175 collect.  BUSINESS  OPPORTUNITIES  FOR SALE MISC.  NOTICES  Needlecrafters! Excellent income potential teaching &  selling needlecrafts for Panda Stitchcraft. Representatives especially needed in  smaller communities. Write:  Panda Stitchcraft, Station  "B",    Box    1654,    Regina,  Sask. S4P 3C4.   Earn 15% per year in U.S.  dollars. Guaranteed! - By  way of leasing Marine Cargo Containers. Rental income - five Marine Cargo  Containers pay $2,325 per  year, 10 pay $4,650 per  year, 25 pay $11,625 per  year. Length of lease is up  to 15 years (five year increments). Minimum investment $3,100. All above in  U.S. dollars. Ask about our  capital appreciation program. Call 273-1116. Write:  Pacific Rim Container Sales  Ltd., #100 - 10651 Shell-  bridge Way, Richmond,  B.C. V6X 2W8. Telex 04-  357602.   EDUCATIONAL   Become an auctioneer.  Learn from the 1st rate  school. Canadian champion  instructors! Classes start  November 3rd, Jordan &  McLean School of Auctioneering. Kitscoty, Alberta.  (403)842-5528, (403)846-  2211.  .  Auction School, 14th year,  1,300 Graduates. Courses  April, August and December. Write Western Canada  School of Auctioneering,  Box 687, Lacombe, Alberta.  TOC 1S0. (403)782-6215  evenings (403)346-7916.  Free: 1986 guide to study-  at-home correspondence  Diploma courses for prestigious careers: Accounting,  Airconditioning, Bookkeeping, Business, Cosmetology,  Electronics, Legal/Medical  Secretary, Psychology, Travel.' Granton, (1A) 1055  West Georgia Street #2002,  Vancouver. 1-800-268-1121.  Make More Money! Learn  Income Tax Preparation or  Basic Bookkeeping by correspondence. Free brochure, no obligation. U & R  Correspondence School,  207-1345  Pembina  Hwy.,  Winnipeg, Man. R3T 2B6.  EQUIPMENT AND  MACHINERY   Pacific Forklift Sales. Western Canada's largest independent used forklift dealer.  Dozens of good used electric, gas, propane, diesel, 4  x 4. Terry Simpson 533-  5331, eves. 535-1381.  FOR SALE MISC.  Luxurious replica watches.  Best quality available. Precise weight, color and detail. 100% satisfaction guaranteed or money refunded.  Complete with warrantee.  (604)641-6080.  12 custom built, relocatable;  420 sq. ft. Expo Kiosks.  Ideal for roadside sales,  tourist information booths,  fastfood outlets, etc. Includes sales and display  counters; rollup metal shutters, and large awnings.  Rick (604)530-2324.  Lighting Fixtures. Western  Canada s largest display.  Wholesale and retail. Free  Catalogues available. Nor-  burn Lighting Centre, 4600  East Hastings Street, Burnaby, B.C. V5C 2K5. Phone  1-299-0666.       _  Priced to sell. Available for  immediate removal'. Ten  bowling lanes, plus accessories located in Vancouver.  Phone Fred Bell 256-7347  evenings or 256-4511 days.  Montreal Military Surplus:  workshirts $2.75, workpants  $3.50, workboots $15. For  catalogue send $2. (reimbursed first order): Military  Surplus, Box 243, St. Timo-  thee, Quebec JOS 1X0.   \  GARDENING  10' x 10' Greenhouse $149.  1000W Metal Halide $175.  Plus 10,000 gardening products. Great prices. Send  $2. for info-pack. Western  Water Farms, 1244 Seymour  Street, Vancouver, B.C.  V6B 3N9 (604)682-6636.  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To enter, mail  your team roster with certified cheque or money order  to: Great White North1 Hockey Pool, Box 4478, Quesnel, B.C. V2J 3J4. Wayne  Gretzky ineligible.  Harvest auction Saturday,  Oct. 11, 1988 (9:30 a.m.  sharp). Hwy. 18 West,  Westlock, Alberta. Featuring: 35 tractors, 2 & 4 WD,  25 SP & PT combines, 10-20  swathers, haybines, etc.  Good selection of cultivators, F.E. loaders, discs,  moldboard plows and more!  Consignments arriving daily. Sale conducted by: Can-  Amera Auctions. Call 1-800-  661-3945   for   further   sale  information.   PERSONALS  -  Complete Divorce less than  $150 within 10 weeks. Includes kit & Court Costs.  Optional typing & filing  done while you wait! "Find  out if you're eligible!" Order a copy of new Divorce  Act, $1. We service all B.C.  Obtain your Divorce locally!  Same system since 1970.  $ave$ you money $$$. Call  now 687-2900 24 Hrs. CAN-  AM Divorcervice Inc., 101-  1237 Burrard St., Vancouver. 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',  Preferred Domestics -Canada's largest domestic agency, specializing in Filipino  nannies/housekeepers. One'  year  guarantee.   1-604-687-'  4300.        X  TRAVEL ���     ..!  Lowest fares from Vancou-'  ver. $329. - Honolulu. $778."  - Frankfurt. $399. - Maui.!  $639. - London + show tour  $90. (per person, minimum'  two people). Kaegi Travel;  421 W. Broadway, Vancou-*  ver, V5Y 1R4. (604)879-'  6858.         ]  Australia/New Zealand tra-|  vel plans? Now you can call  free to ANZA Travel - the  Down Under experts. Lowest fares, best planned trip.  734-7725. Toll-free in B.C;i  1-800-972-6928.  blanket  {  classifieds'  one Ciiil does it id]  S;;  ,'_. I  ���.I 'i  l__1l_   iMi,   __,    ll ��i   _���_     IM,   _��     ___  _.���!__.____.  _V__ .  :���_ _l_ _____ _.  *t_ ^_.. ���__���.������.���__. _:.' Brake of a  Lifetime"  Just have us check your brakes  and get your  WEEM  You wili  ���SCRATCH.  IMWIN  ARD  JSTANTLY  one of  ^ Plymouth  ��$ Expos  |T Panasonic    ;  iJ VCR's  C Panasonic  kJ Microwave Ovens  500  700  Pairs of  Brake Pads  Rear Window  Brake Lights  ot1-  (If you need them)  Make an appointment now!  W'm'I H.'  Br/3  SUNSHINE  RAKE & MUFFLE  885-7600  R  AUTOPRG  Coast News, October 6t 1986  21,  Wilson straws support  ELECTROHOME  HQ VMS CAMCORDER^  ��� Full-size VHS Format "Lightweight 5.5 lb.  (2.5 kg) "Light Sensitivity 7 Lux ��� 6x Power  Zoom ��� Auto Focus ��� Continuous Auto  White Balance ��� Instant Review ��� Electronic Viewfinder ��� 4 Video Heads.  - PLUS MANY OTHER FEATURES! ���  Editor:  I am writing in support of  Gordon Wilson the Liberal  Candidate for the forthcoming  election.  It is time we had a representative from the Sunshine Coast  in Victoria, one who knows our  needs and is not afraid to speak  out for the people here. Gordon  is a hard worker, a stickler for  finding out all information  about issues and pushing on until solutions are founds  'r At the recent UBCM convention Premier Vander Zalm said  .that he felt that at after an election all people should be treated  the same no matter what party  they supported. If this is true  then it is most important that  we have a person in place who  will make our needs known,  and feel that we will be listened  to- .        .'.*.������  As a Liberal it has been difficult to come out in support of  .Charges  unfair  Editors Note: >  A copy of this' letter was  received for publication.  SCRD  Water/Sewer Authority ,  Box 800  Sechelt  Dear Sirs  As part owner of the premises .  known as Sechelt Tire and Battery Sales, Wharf Road,  Sechelt, I take umbrage at the  continuing high water and sewer  rates we are paying.  I use more water in my home  in one week than this business  uses in a month or more and yet  the water bill is double. The  sewage rate at $363.00 is equal  to Gilligan's Pub whose  . dishwasher and washrooms  have to take 10 times the water  we use, therefore 10 times the  sewage.  Something is terribly wrong.  Please re-examine your rating  structure and come up with  something  more equitable or  wsisgive us a vyater meter.  ��� M--i~ >: y Jean M. Robinson  any candidate in the past few  years. However I fully support  Gordon Wilson as an honest  C ��  candidate  for the  Mackenzie  riding.  Peggy Connor  ONLY THE BEST  45% OFF  LoUVer Drape  Semi-opaque & -^  non-metalized pleated shades <;  25% OFF  Verticals  -SWAYS  iNSSTON  Louver  <:- Drape ra  D^ri<5i*;i.l <^  886-7112  709 Hwy. 101,- Gibsons  WINTERIZE SPECIAL  ��� Flush and check cooling system  ��� Check belts and hoses  ��� Install up to 4 litres of antifreeze  ��� Check thermostat operation  ��� Check all lights  . ��� Check heater operation and controls  ��� Advise on condition of tires  .! i  _!���  .  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Hi39"  FALL  SPECIAL  PRICE  PROsJET  High Temperature  insulated/  stainless  steel chimney  Available in 6", 7" & 8"  inside diameter  6" dia. 36" Reg. $8100  now $09.99  7" dia. 36" Reg. 9300  now 79.99  8" dia. 36" Reg. 10600  now 89.99  Available at both locations  Special Prices in effect until Sun., Oct. 19  r��  DELSTAR  Acrylic Enamel  DELTRON  At GIBSONS  location Only  &::FijL��B'%y��^  SELECTIONIOF  DlTZLEfc  AUTOMOTIVE FINISHES  DELTRON Acrylic Urethane  DELTRON Basecoat/  CI ear co at  DELSTAR Acrylic Enamel  Surface Prep Products ^  Primers/Primer Surfaoers/  Primer;^a/e^^"';��� *  PlasticBody^^  Pa in t A dditives  Flexib;le-Ad.dJf^:is j  Rubbing &  Polishing^Di'$^;:^;^---::  DITZLER Colour Mixing y ,,.  Custom Paint available        Cwc^mc  for Complete Paint Jobs      oyaic?fr_v>  and/or Touch-ups ��� Reducersand'Thinners  D.T_L_ Gun Wash  5 imp. gal.   y  _��� . ������        _��-__ ��� Reg. $34:95   special price  Fantastic Savings ^    ~ ~  Too  Ij.  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TWO LOCATIONS   sunshine coast highway Gibsons   wharf and dolphin sechelt  H-- i  Self- go ver nment  a spirit reborn  liWr'  It was when Chief Stanley  Dixon met with the then Minister  of Indian Affairs David Crombie  in November 1984 that the Sechelts' last long stretch in the  journey towards Bill C-93 and  self government really began.  "...I told him, under the In-,  dian Act you are my father. As  my father I ask you - let me go. I  want to have the same rights as  you do," Chief Dixon told  Crombie.  And on the next day Crombie  set up the 12 man transition  team that has stayed in place  since to help the Sechejts  develop and finally implement  the Bill, enabling legislation for  the Sechelt Indian Band.  On October 9, 1986 Bill C-93  will become law when Royal  wPrSfc._iffiatl6__^  tawa, thereby marking the end  of more than a hundred years  without independence. ^  It was in 1971 that the Sechelts made up^ their minds to  seek self government.  The then Minister of Indian  Affairs and Northern Development Jean Chretien had come  to Sechelt to open the Administration Offices. It was then that  he urged the Sechelts to go for  self-government. He told them  they'd taken the Indian Act as far  as it would go and that the only  way for them to grow would be  without it.  The Chief at that time, Henry  Paull, said: "It is now our policy  to seek better means of administering our affairs...Let it be  known that we want to do our  *rs6tvh*thfrig m*l!r\&rHMt&^W&*r'  the fight was on.  The Sechelts formed an alliance with the Musqueam,  Squamish and Kamploops  Bands to present a more effective front; the alliance met with  Ave successive Ministers of Indian. Affairs, as well as with  various Ministers of Justice.  At every turn the bureaucrats  and the process itself frustrated  them, until in the late 1970's  they broke with the Alliance and  went if alone. There were more  meetings with ministers and  bureaucrats and no more success than before.  Frustrated and impatient, in  1981 Teddy Dixon and the  Chief and Councillors went  before the Human Rights Commission and the brief they  ~cpresented'perhaps>su_f.s up. best _  what the Indian Act and the  Department of Indian Affairs  really meant to the Sechelt people.  "We have committed no  crimes...our one apparent offence is to be of indigenous  origin in a country where the  native people are a small minority. For this we have been imprisoned.  "Our jailers are the bureaucrats at the Department of Indian Affairs, our cell is the  Federal Indian Act, its bars  created from the legal interpreta-  tionis of the Act's provisions by  the Department of Justice lawyers. We have tried hard to escape but so many of these attempts have failed that we despair! How can we attain freedom  ' . U_* \___nddd & ��__-* ,*.���_.*. ��...���_��. *.r.*jr:T:Tct-.T.��.  The Commission listened to  the brief and in fact did make  representation to the federal  government on the Sechelts'  behalf but the years rolled by and  more Ministers of Indian Affairs  came and went.  And then came that fateful  meeting on a grey Vancouver  day in 1984 when the Sechelts'  words were finally listened to,  when a Minister of Indian Affairs  determined that he would fight  for the Sechelts and see their  battle through to the end.  The two years since have  been filled with progress and pitfalls, frustration and sometimes  jubilation. When all seemed  ready to go ahead, when it  seemed as though, at last, July  1986 would see enactment, the 2.     Sechelt Indian Band, Commemorative Issue, October 6; 1986.  - The Band  Councillors  Clockwise from top  left: Uoyd Jeffries,  Warren Panll, Ben  Pierre, Clarence  "Mike" Joe Jr.  Continued from page 1 y  Treasury Board in Ottawa decided that two sections of the  financial agreement were not acceptable;  The problem was compounded when the prime minister shuffled his Cabinet and a new  Minister of Indian Affairs; Bill  McKnight, was appointed.  Crombie would not be abje to  finishithegouroey-he'd -startedon >  with suafo'high, h&pksk^i ^ wii <i  Despite   the   fact   that   the ?  government itself wanted C-93  to succeed, the bureaucrats held  on fast to their control until last.  minute negotiations between the  Treasury Board, the Chief and  the Band's financial advisor,  Gordon Anderson ironed out  the difficulties.  A simple matter of a referendum, asking the Band membership if it accepted the Constitution which accompanies-'Bill  093y:> \yas t then: sail ".that e stood  between the Band and Procla  mation. But here another snag  appeared. -    .  The Department of Indian Af- .  fairs   deemed   that,   for   the  referendum to pass, a positive  vote, from 50 per cent plus one  of the voters registered on the list  would be required.'This is in  contrast to most other elections  where 50 per "cent plus one of  those voting give a majority.  >The-> -.Sechelts' rtppk fj-up- - ihe-  challenge iwholehe'artedly, tan'd "i  on Saturday/September 20, the  vote   went  overwhelmingly  in  favour of the Constitution.  VVhat Bill C-93.does is recognise the Sechelts' local control  and decision-making; it recognises the diverse needs and  traditions of those it serves; it  provides accountability to local  electors, rather than to the federal bureacracy.  The Bill establishes the Sechelt  Indian Band as/a .legaltentity,- it.  graiVtsTtitle'i/tb the landvjttpro-  .vides a Constitution to define the  pbwers.of the Band and the procedures for exercising that authority; it allows for the establishing  of a Sechelt Indian Government  District which will act as a form of  Ideal government for all residents  in the community.:  It means that now one walks  on Sechelt lands, and no longer  on the reservation.  The legislation arid constitution. ihav0>gone;through^cnany i  refinkhip^in.SecheltandJh\0__< (  tawa. It is truly a document of _?!r33J-^Ki?lfft^^_3__,i_r-^^'  ^^mm  Sechelt Indian Band, Commemorative Issue, October 6,1986.     3.  ..  :lr  i  the people who can easily recognise in it their own input.  The victory the Sechelts have  won from the Federal government will, it is hoped, hold them  in good stead when they continue their negotiations with the  province. The people have  made their voices heard, clearly  and strongly.  The  Sechelts  have  a deep  sense  of ceremony.   In   1984  thjeei ifigupjes > werGi placedt on. a..  hil^CbelcA*ri4he._2ommumi_yiHalIr;.-!  _o i'l'irrvyjj   . ,..���_; ~. '._ .Wc\  overlooking the waters of Trail  Bay. These three figures -.a  young warrior, a mother figure  representing the Sechelts' culture  and a father figure with a talking  stick - had no carved features,  because the Sechelt people felt'  they lacked achievement under  their own authority.  "We want to carry our own  stick and govern ourselves and  be a resource to this great country of(Ours.t. Canada."i.-^. .<_-.i_���_  -T__ jday,. here .ate <threk. polesU  with faces carved, looking proudly out across the Sechelts'  lands towards the sea.  The battle has been won, the  Sechelts have achieved their  identify. They will celebrate the  occasion . with a traditional  potlatch on October 18, after the  Constitution comes home - to  Sechelt land.  And in their victory they pay  tribute to the Chiefs and Councils, who have gone bet ore; to the  Ekters . whev__h_w& .carri.ed ..the. :>  ':_(-J . r.fsb a rri'i 'ifJ.-.'."0 c* ���?_>'.><'.        r,r]\ ,0'1' lyyrcSfjZ .'-.hnr.-"' .'.  hope of independence through  the long years since the white  man came.  There have been many who  have worked long and hard, like  Financial Advisor Gordon  Anderson and Band Lawyer  Graham Allen, who between  them have worked almost 40  years for the Sechelt Indian  Band; MP Ray Skelly who has  carried on the fight in Ottawa for  the.past.sevjen.years. .,_....   ._.���...  'To.\. acknowledge j-- th.e.v great')  ���M  rrp<.  ?i_j  "*.'.' vy.  contribution made by the late  Teddy Dixon, following proclamation, the Constitution will  be brought home to Sechelt from  Ottawa in Teddy's briefcase,  where it will remain to form a  major exhibit in a museum the  Sechelts hope to build in the  near future.  But the greatest tribute of all  must go to the Sechelt people  themselves who had the courage  tQHdreann,,aad.,t_\e..perseyei.a.-.ce,  to give their .-.dregm ireflliti.*'.? ri ti .v  rrb   Vr.   n?A    ....    -_.<-_ _/-' "��� 4.     Sechelt Indian Band, Commemorative Issue, October 6,1986.  A heritag  The Sechelts heritage is carried by the Elders; in them  rest the legends from long ago days; in them the stories of  life before the white man, still live. It is the Elders who keep  the language and hold the keys to the past.  They have steadfastly believed in their people and have  kept faith in the concept that all men and women deserve  the right to design their own futures; they have looked forward to the day when the Sechelts would once again be  '. free.' '������������.  And now the Elders have seen the attainment of that goal  which, at times, seemed almost beyond reach. Now the  present generation of Sechelts has a new road to follow.  For them, this is the beginning of a new life, one in which  ., ���-      the Sechelts have the power to make their own decisions, to  I.^^yty<.iy*-y,*->,.,<^'^,>y?y''. :fy,bhyk\' <._������ ...yi.yyy-:^y'.y..'y.y<?.'.:---.' ���.'"._. ."<>���< <-vy*. vv. ��� ���_ .  l��MM "�� ��* mmMmmmm^ywwvm  I .'���_>.*��� y.._.W;(,.�� <Hk:.k.*-< *:. .itU... ^_;^ ;.  i;.^.yi;/_;:... <y.< <v ..., .. A<V* \-< . <\ <\ V<.  !<_.*���.',__,.[���.*,MA* <������.���!��� ' <.< ;<rty. .<���.   '.���I.*--1 :-.   .   .;��������� ���:���:< .<.}) .->���,; ;,!������;;<.���:. -y   ���. ��� ��� ���   .'.< * ������< -i <<<.-><���: i  i__l________V-j_&. ^ . "��� f> ��<  -���  ......    ..v  ��� ���VV.iVA  -     -__-   .  .^_i  ->%'' ^-~ IW^  __b_.^_  f5       .    . V   ^\'  :_&_&  _'  stand upon their own lands, to control their own develop-  ~ment..'.  And the hope for that future lies in the children. They are  learning the language, they will grow up as independent  Sechelts, partners in this country, not second class citizens,  controlled from afar by bureaucrats and federal legislation of  someone else's making.  This is a beginning for the Sechelts but it's also a .way of  taking the heritage and traditions of the past, nurturing them  and giving them new meaning in the years ahead. ���  The Elders have nourished the hopes that will carry the  Sechelts forward; For them the future and the past go hand  in hand. ' _ ���  /  '<-\->.--v .vt-Vtv<fv*'. ..v? .. ����� <. . 'v.-'_���*<���'<���'*.'������   ������'.-���..���,���..'.-..���.������ i'^wAViVaw' _(i_'.. __v,>  ���, <>(. v .. ..v.V '. .<,. .>.-y, ���<. .. *���.���...-*������..������. .*'<���.'���; ?.   ���..'������'_���' ������ - '������V.-'-'i ViWi. . __ v. . __.*/_' AV_  JS * _���  ;���   ' -  ' _ir   ' **" -^ ^  WW Sechelt Indian Band, Commemorative Issue, October 6,1986.     5.  for the future  I  �����_..- ST* *_9________.___HM__  |ffW_^^_8_____  <">'*,via ,  |^\. ;   _ .. "  u��&7  -  ^y���\> ..���  w jr? _  PWj-'/^V _f^  S?* <__  "___.     .."   "       '   ,'-   ">-/*  i _________ "^-���'���~'i' owjf  i ^ggsgmff  l"^     %      >' _ _   ___5S_?\  <yy<\t>sr&& "  '-���' l&JL _. _*'__l^ .A-tf.  H8_j?  ^y;>$J  Ft;!  &���'-''  ___mmw- *. -..?/.*- <**> >*  -,���  _5___K_v__. _v. _ *> v.        . >  -: '=>  #K-K -��� �� ������ "4V ���'  6.     Sechelt Indian Band, Commemorative Issue, October 6,1986.  The water has been an integral part of the  Sechelts' life. In the early days the mode of  transport was the canoe, left; it was used, not only in  peaceful Inlet waters but on the outside as well. Fishing  has been a major source of income for the Sechelts; a  large fishing fleet operated from Trail Bay and fished the  Inlets; like Narrows, below, and much further afield.  Hunae-chin, Tsoh-nye, Kla-kal-en-to - places like these,  scattered as they are up and down the inlets and along the  coastline, were home to the Sechelts when the white man  first came. Many of today's Elders grew up in these communities and the memories of those earlier times often surface when there's time to sit with a coffee and talk.  "We were born and raised at Tsoh-Nye. You're free  there -you can do anything that you want and everybody's  happy. You come out to Sechelt and you get a different  feeling...We three'here, she's Hunae-Chin, we're Tsoh-  Nye - we'd go up there and have a lot of fun, fishing, digging clams. It's very hard for us to come into a different  place. I've always wanted to go back.  "The kids'd cry when it was time to get on the boat to  come''dowri!.'.Beca'uie"ybii'gef attached to the place.  Everything's nice there. You get up in the morning - the  water at Deserted Bay, it's clear-glass."  "Everything is so~ beautiful, even when it's thundering  and lightning - even if we did have to run inside!"  "...And you can feel your ancestors up there."  "Yes - you can feel your ancestors sitting up there, with  you. -   : y  "The Bella Bella boys, when they camped at Pender  Island -they were there at a little island on their way to Expo - Mr. Brown felt it that there was somebody there to  welcome them...they all felt the same thing, like  somebody was watching over them;"  "Most of us were kind of shocked when we first came  down here -to different ways of living.. .1 ran down to my  Granny's on the first day we were here...long time ago  now."  Life in Sechelt was hard. For many of the children it was  a complete change in their way of life and a separation  from their families. As well, the children who came to the  Residential School, run by the Catholic Church, were forbidden to speak their own language, under threat of  punishment.  It was the Fathers of the Oblates of Mary Immaculate  who first brought education to the Sechelts. In 1860 two  missionaries arrived on the Sechelt peninsula but were  driven away by the Indians who "knew what white men  are" but two years later the band changed its mind and  within a decade all the Sechelts had been converted to  Catholicism.  This was a time of great social upheaval; the fur trade  had brought with it, not only riches, modest as they may  be by today's standards, but also disease in epidemic proportions and other problems that arise when two cultures,  so different from each other, collide.  But by 1890 a splendid church had been built on the  waterfront at Trail Bay. More than 2000 Indians attended  the dedication ceremony of the new structure which cost,  according to a newspaper report of the time, $6000.  Please turn to page 7  .t*it-.KV '*''*��* <.*'.''.'��� fVl'iW i.<i)_" ?_-. 'ih*, -"_���  \    ^^^\^^v^vVS^^^^^__!_S______i  ^>yy>_. _�� _--_��#w$if3&pgSm  Captain Joe Dixon and grandson Ted Dixon,  right, boating in Jervis Inlet in 1944. Captain  Joe, who was Johnny Joe's father, worked for  Bloomfield Logging at Deserted Bay. Logging  was the economic backbone of this area for  decades; many Sechelts worked in local logging  camps and were a valuable part of the industry.  Below, Clarence Joe, on the right, and his crew  of chokermen, which includes Eddie John,  second from left, at Gustavson Logging  Company, Slate Quarry Valley; Tsoh-nye, in  May 1940.  mWt  Wm&m  Sechelt Indian Band, Commemorative Issue, October 6,1986.     7.  The Residential School for many. .  years was the central point in the lives  of-young Sechelt Indians. Most of  today's Elders attended the school. In  the school picture, left, axe many  familiar faces, including Clarence Joe  '.'and Mary Jane Jackson.  Looking back  Continued from page 6  The Church and the Residential School played a central  role in Sechelt life for many years but now, with self  government, and a growing feeling of self-esteem and  pride, other aspects of the Sechelt culture, long dormant,  are being revived.  ' At the workshop close to the Band Offices the sounds of  the wood carver's tools ring out each day. There has been  a renewed interest in canoe-building and -racing - teams of  young men and women are training and canoes; both  Jong 11-man craft and smaller, two-man,racing canoes,  are being carved at the workshop. Canoes were once the  only mode of transport for the Sechelts and this present  revival is a new look at the old ways.  Weaving too has always been a part of Sechelt culture.  Today, perhaps the best known and well loved artisan on  Sechelt lands is Mary Jane Jackson. Since she first came  ��� to Sechelt in her early years, Mary has been a weaver. At  almost 80, she is still taking to the forest paths, with her  grandchildren, to look for the cedar, roots she needs to  create her works of art.  The Sechelts were fishermen too. At once time, and not  too long ago, there were some 60 fishing boats, operating  out of Sechelt and Elders like Ben Joe would like to see  more of the young people try it again. The salmon is a major part of the culture, as it is for most coastal Indians, and  fishing, or working in the canneries scattered tip and down  the West coast was, for a long time, one of the most important sources of income for the Sechelt people.'  Logging too, has seen an invaluable contribution from  the Sechelts. When the white riian first came from Vancouver,, looking for timber to.build his-city, it was the  Sechelt who could show the way. The logging companies  upon whose industry much of the present Sunshine Coast  was built, employed many Sechelts through the years and  the practice continues today.  t   \  ���Vi  The tradition of weaving is an  important part of Sechelt culture.  Mrs. Ellen Paull, left, born Mary Ellen  Jeffries, was the daughter of William  Jeffries and his wife Tghagaute. Ellen  was also known as Hopalitch, the  weaver. She was born on June 17,  1884 and died in February, 1968.  Married to Dan Paull, Ellen was the  mother of Chief Reggie Paull, Chief  Henry Paull and Mrs. Sarah Silvey,  as well as son Willie, who died young. ,j?a. .T��'����j?^jff^v_ki*,i��iJ^jk,_yjr_fjp>?*���_?j. Wi-r/fi^^  ^_F��-ff-# fl-JPHT V-GF&-W _r _Mr_rTr*T-fT-����. V tt *_��x__a��Tjr-.  ' -8. ��� ��� Sechelt Indian-Band; Commemorative Issue/October'QtQfSbt f'"'^~r '-'*' '���- * "  " .���-"^-"i.- ii^ __��-.   <  <   .^.   4   .t.7^,-_ _. ��"^.f^^'(^n^*i^J^-lti-_w*__'v^j.^-*1^_.   *_/���!  *��* %     'r -- /.���r=.~  1^  Saturday, September 20 will be a day long  remembered by the Sechelt Indian Band. This was  the day of the last referendum under the Indian  Act. This was the day that 193 Sechelts said "Yes"  to their Constitution - 193 of the 201 who voted  -201 out of a possible 220 voters, and not a single  spoiled ballot among them. Only eight votes were  counted .against the document which represents  the way in which the Sechelts' new self government will be conducted.  The day had been crisp and clear as mid-September days can be in Sechelt. That night at the  Community Hall, after the polls had closed and the  ballots had been tallied, emotions ran high; there  were cheers as a jubilant Chief Dixon hailed the  crowd with a broad smile.  "The future of the Sechelt Indian Band is in our  own hands! The future is ours!" he told them.  A talking stick, carved by Frankie Dixon, was  presented to the Chief and Councillors in celebration. The stick contains four wooden beads to  make the rattle: "We need a talking.stick with noise  now that we have our self government!"  The Department of Indian Affairs, represented  by Danyl Denomy and Alan Broughton, supervised the voting; Carl Dixon counted the votes for the  Sechelts and when it was all done the import of  what had happenned was clear.  The Sechelts had come out in force and cast a .  vote that made no bones about it - "we want our  Constitution, we want Bill C-93. we want our  freedom^'. - -.. ���_._.;.--_,_..  ���Jj^L**^        y  BE  v* *"_  h9__t  . -     lA    "      '-       ,!?',*    - - -  . f,"        '* if, - .'   -  Top left: A jubilant chief;  bottom left: Counting the ballots;  top right: Voting day;  centre right: Band lawyer Graham Allen, left,  and Financial Advisor Gordon' Anderson;  bottom right: The talking stick.  -._��� _. _. *�������*.** j.i^^*fl.' *.*-_/  ���-_-___-._._-_���_,__, _. xa jt i &s*'��'. ij-fr-* * * __���* fr #~. *��� _��� *_��:��.-*-9-#.H^.ftt*.T^f_r.^rrr.^^?5KT'i^^��j^^j^y,,ra-ff��!  A Glassford Press publication; photography: Ray Smith; text: Dianne Evans


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