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 mmmsmammmmm  Legislative Library  Parliament Buildings  Victoria, BC V8V 1X4  Published on the Sunshine Coast      25* per copy on news stands       June 15,1987        Volume41 Issue 24  ''"' mmnmrnrnmaWmmmmmmammmmmM  Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, the Honourable John Savage     Creek Hatchery and is presented with a large sea-farmed salmon,  cuts the ribbon at the official opening of Aquarius Seafarm's Gray ���Ken CoUins photo  Mayor Koch says  Sechelt shows the way  Mayor Bud Koch described  Sechelt as "the town that dared  .to say fishfarming is the way to  goy' in his welcoming address at  the official opening of the Gray  Creek Hatchery of Aquarius  Seafarms Limited last Thursday  at 11 am. He was speaking to  almost 300 special guests at this  gala opening. He then turned  the microphone over to Harold  Long, local MLA.  "After seeing what is here today and understanding the  employment that is given to this  area and the impact on all society along with your tourism, I'm  just delighted for Sechelt," said  Mr. Long.  "Aquarius has set an example for the rest of the riding to  follow. We have 60 per cent of  the coastline of British Columbia in our riding and I think this  is going to impact all the way up  the coast and is going to give the  jobs that are needed in the  future^; ,    .v.._.,: ,.... ������.-.  7 Trie Minister of Agiiculture  and Fisheries, the Honourable  John Savage, was on hand to  cut the ribbon. "It is a potentially great industry for the Province of B.C. and certainly for  this peninsula," he stated,  noting there presently were only  250 operations on the coast instead of the expected 1000.  As for provincial involvement  in aquaculture, he stated, "We  will be bringing forward legislation, hopefully in this session,  to clear up some of the jurisdictional matters between the  federal government and the provincial government. It is our intent to take over most of the  licensing and inspection operations in the province."  Aquarius Seafarms Limited  presently has seven farms with  three more going into operation  witjiin .the^next.r six;., to eight  weekis. The new* hatchery will  produce an excess of three  million smolts this year. Approximately half will go to their  own farms. Next year they expect production to double.  Aquarius plans to market 1.5  million^ pounds x>f7, fish this  winter and increase that to four  million pounds the following  year.  Sewage odours  plague Gibsons  "It must be given top priority," stated Alderman Bob Maxwell at last week's Gibsons  Council Planning Meeting,  speaking on the subject of the  Gibsons Sewage Treatment  Plant. There were no disagreements. Complaints about offensive odours have been received  since 1974 and the town has  ��. ��  *\.  ^^;>^n  been attempting to rectify the  problem since that time but to  no avail.  Superintendent of Works,  Bob Marchand, outlined the  problems in a three page report.  He explained that the main contributor of odours is the ther-  mophylic digester.  The town has had difficulty  getting the digester to work properly and assumed that once  those malfunctions were corrected that the smells would go  away. The digester is now functioning correctly but the odours  are still there and no less offensive.  The digester is meant to work  at high temperatures resulting in  odours being carried up and  away from the plant. In the  evenings, however, when the air  cools, the odours are carried  down the sloping terrain  towards the water. There are  also pockets where the smells  are extremely foul.  The Planning Committee has  recommended that Dayton and  Knight be contacted immediately and be asked to come back  with  an  immediate response.  Socreds find  Bill 19 is  a good bill  The annual general meeting  of the Mackenzie Social Credit  Association was held Sunday,  June 7 in Powell River.  The well-attended meeting  was addressed by Mackenzie  MLA Harold Long and by  Highways Minister Cliff  Michael, who spoke on Bill 19,  employment, ferries and health  care costs. Mr. Michael, himself  a former union official, believes  that Bill 19 is good legislation  which will bring democracy into  the workplace. Employees will  have the right to vote on an  employer's final contract offer,  instead of having to follow the  dictates of a union negotiating  committee. It will also be easier  to certify a union shop or to  decertify if workers so desire.  He stated that a silent majority of British Columbians support the government's labour  initiatives, citing a grass-roots  rally of 4000 supporters at the  legislature last week. Michael  pointed out that 105,000 new  jobs have been created in B.C.  so far this year; unemployment  is down from 15.4 per cent to  11.6 per cent. Still too high, but  moving in the right direction.  The government is concerned  about health care costs with an  aging population and the AIDS  epidemic. It is feared that each  AIDS patient will require about  $100,000 in government health  expenditure.  Hope Wotherspoon, the provincial party president chaired  the elections which saw E.R.  Rufer of Gibsons elected consistency Vice-President and  several directors elected including Stan Dixon, former  Chief of the Sechelt Indian  Band.  Pub sought  for Davis Bay  The Cafe Martinez is still  working toward rezoning so it  can become a neighbourhood  pub.  "A public hearing is the first  step," stated Mayor Koch at  last week's meeting of the  Sechelt Planning Committee.  He expressed concern that at  some future date the premises  may change hands and competition from other pubs may create  the kindi of establishment that  would not-be compatible with a  family area.  How far do they have to go  to attract business to survive,"  he said.  Alderman Anne Langdon,  speaking in favour of a neighbourhood pub, said, "If you  look at pubs in this area, they  are as much restaurants as they  are pubs. People don't go there  just for their weekly brew."  brew."  Alderman Craig commented:;  "It would be consistent with the  development of a waterfront  recreational area for Davis  Bay."  Crino d'Oro is pictured outfitting in Gibsons Harbour prior to the  voyage which sank her. See story below. ���Vera Elliot photo  A section of the wall between the pilings of the old wooden breakwater at Gibsons' government wharf  broke off and dropped 10 feet sometime last Saturday. ���Ken Collins photo  Aquaculture conference going to  be bigger and better than ever  All in a day's work  Fishermen survive capsize  The Sunshine Coast Aquaculture Conference and Trade  Show is slated to be bigger and  better than ever. In an interview  last week, Sunshine Coast  Aquaculture Association president Syd Heal told the Coast  News that there are already 400  delegates booked for the conference which is scheduled for  September 8 through 11. Bookings for exhibit booths have  already arrived from as far  away as Finland and Sweden  and inquiries are coming in  from India and Japan.  Decisions about the fate of  the 1988 conference will be  made within a matter of weeks  and Heal said he's optimistic  that it will take place. Several  options are being considered, he  said, one is that the Sunshine  Coast show could run right  after the large international  aquaculture trade show which is  being planned in Vancouver.  "We're not approaching this  Vancouver thing with any dog-  Please turn to page 7  "  "PTT��1  K_J  Gibsons fisherman Dale  Pearce along with shipmates  Ron (Butch) Hill and Jake  Spinks are back home after the  75 foot dragger Crino d'Oro  sank in heavy seas 75 miles from  Port Hardy last Wednesday  morning. Jake Spinks was crew-  ing as deckhand and the other  two men were partners in the  vessel.  Dale Pearce spoke to the  Coast News:  "We had pretty close to a full  load of fish and were bucking  heavy weather all night. About  7 am we got into a real cross sea  and got four or five heavy  waves in the boat. The boat just  swamped and floundered and  fell over on its side. It went  down about three or four  minutes later.  "We got a Mayday off and a  Loran position instantly. We  spent the rest of the time trying  to launch a liferaft which we got  into the water but it wouldn't  inflate. The hard skiff got pinned under the bow of the boat so  we couldn't get it overboard.  "We spent half an hour to 40  minutes in the water. There was  no debris or anything like that.  There was just us m the water  and the canister of the liferaft  which we finally managed to  retrieve and pry it open, beat it  open. Basically it went pretty  good, everybody did whatever  they had to do. No one really  talked, one guy got the life-  jacket, another guy got the  flares, someone did the Mayday."  Mr. Pearce said all three were  tired and beatup but otherwise  okay. "I'm home for a bit but  I'll probably get bored the day  after tomorrow."  For these men, it's all in a  day's work.  '   '   ~~^^$$$fc  ���lw�����__*._ii^ Coast News, June 15,1987  It is ironic but not surprising that the party which swept  to power vowing to get the federal deficit under control is  now, having made little impact on the deficit, telling us it  plans to spend $10 billion so that Canada can play with the  big boys with a fleet of nuclear submarines.  This is the country that not too long ago had a prime  minister who had won the Nobel Peace Prize; this is a  country that not too long ago had armed forces which  were synonymous with peace-keeping around the world.  It is notable that the Minister for Disarmament in the  federal government objected to the cold war rhetoric with  which the Defence Minister couched his arguments for the  massive spending being plannned on nuclear submarines  on the grounds that such language made the job of  discussing disarmament more difficult.  In this chosen path, as in so many others, the Conservative government is emulating the Reaganites south of the  border who, elected promising a return to fiscal responsibility, have run up an astronomical deficit with no comparison in their nation's history and largely it has been incurred feeding the endless appetite of the war machine.  It is now more than quarter of a century since out-going  Republican president Dwight Eisenhower warned the  American people that the military/industrial machine was  in danger of running totally out of control. How would he  see it today?  The parallel is just about complete when the head of the  Canadian armed forces visits the West Coast and tells us  this pointless and wasteful squandering of resources is  justified in the name of job creation.  Twenty years ago there seemed a unique place for  Canada among the nations of the world as the only industrialized Western nation that had never had an empire.  Today we seem to be a country content to take a predictable place as a satellite of the American Empire.  ijmmm fflw :<***** Gomfjmm  5 YEARS AGO  Citing falling pulp markets and prices as the prime  factors, Canfor released a staterfifeht last week announcing that the Port Mellon mill will face closure of 38  working days this year over twot separate periods.  The SCRD will be supporting the CedarGrove Parent-!  Teacher Committee's request to the regional district office of the Fish and Wildlife Service for additional staff  to augment the Coast's single fish and wildlife officer.  Between 40.and 50 residents of the Redrooffs area  took part in a protest walk through the Redrooffs Trail  on Sunday. All were equally incensed by the obstacles  and attempts to obstruct the public from using this'  public trail.  RCMP on the Sunshine Coast will be stepping up  their enforcement of offences being committed against  the Liquor Control and Licencing Act. They remind the  public that drinking on the beaches, ball parks and  public areas leads to impaired driving, accidents,  assault, rowdy parties and destruction of property.  There was a break and entry at Gibsons Building Supplies, however, the three Fraser Valley men were apprehended by police and a GBS employee while still inside the store.  10 YEARS AGO  Children in the Porpoise Bay area of Sechelt are alleged to be sick as a result of drinking water into which  pentachlorphinal had seeped from power poles. Mayor  Nelson, a B.C. Hydro employee, told council he knew of  the poison and is reported to have said, "It's very good.  It kills everything.",  MLA Don Lockstead tells the people of Pender Harbour that they must fight to ensure that they do not lose  their medical clinic.  20 YEARS AGO  The May rainfall this year amounted to 1.84 inches,  less than half of the normal amount.  Pender Harbour Secondary School modifies its  freedom with responsibility experiments among  students.  30 YEARS AGO  Following the ferry change to Langdale, Sechelt  Motor Transport has established bus stops in the vicinity of Bals Block in Gibsons.  I.D. Birse of Black Ball Ferries announces the official  opening of the Langdlae Ferry terminal will be held on  June 19.  40 YEARS AGO  A copy of an early publication, The Peninsula Eagle  dated 1931, is unearthed by the staff of the Coast News.  Doreen Doyle is home again in Sechelt after undergoing a delicate heart operation, the first of its kind performed in B.C.  The Sunshine  PUBLSSHED BY  Glassford Press Limited  Editorial       Penny Fuller     Ken Collins  Advertising  Fran Burnside  Linda Dixon  John Gilbert  Production  Jan Schuks  Saya Woods  Bonnie McHeffey  ^r*.-    --.P-.7JJS  The Sunshine COAST NEWS is a cooperative 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 $35; 6 months $20; Foreign; 1 year $40  Charles Merrick  1901 - 1987  There may be names other  than those of Harry Roberts,  Hubert Evans, and Charles  Merrick that call up memories  of the early days of Roberts  Creek. Certainly none can be  more closely associated with  those days than the three  stalwarts who homesteaded  near the mouth of the Creek.  One by one they have passed  away recently and the last to go  and the youngest was Charles  Merrick, 1901-1987.  Charles Merrick first came to  the Creek as a boy in 1906. His  father had met Harry Roberts  and become his friend. Charles'  father was an engineer for  Frank Waterhouse, the freight  arm of the old Union Steam-;/  ships and was often away from  home. Young Charles was in  the care of his mother and two  sisters and perhaps his father  thought the influence of Harry  Roberts was just what his son  needed, for a pattern was set  which saw the boy return every  summer to help Harry run the  store.  "They kept the butter in a  crock in the creek to help keep it  cool," remembers Mrs. Betty  Merrick.  She and her son Paul are  lighting the fire on a gray cool  morning when the reporter  calls. The comfortable home  which Charles Merrick built  when he retired as an industrial  Sits teacher in 1967 sits beside  and, to a degree, is modelled  after the Castle Harry Roberts  built for his first wife Birdie.  The Merricks lived in the Castle  in 1967 when they moved to the  Creek on Charles' retirement.  Mrs. Merrick is Charles' se-  Departure 1938  The Vancouver-bound steamer is at our wharf.  Members of the immediate family go up the  gangplank.  fVe others stand back a little.  Our settlement has nothing to ship this trip���  Nothing that is except the box there on the wharf  shed floor.  The box is of clear, edge-grain cedar and  has spliced rope handles, two on each side.  It was made yesterday by Jock the ship's carpenter  who keeps a supply of seasoned lumber on hand  for occasions such as this.  ��  The winches at the foot of the mainmast chatter  as the cargo board is hoisted and lowered to the  wharf  Four of us, hatless, carry the box and  place it lengthwise on the board.  Two deck hands spread a Union Jack over it.  One, presumably a family man, makes a point of  tucking the covering snugly around his end.  He steps back one pace and removes his battered cap.  His hatless mate waggles a thumb and finger for the  winchman to hoist away.  The winches* chatter is subdued.  Slowly, slowly the winch drums turn.  The skipper appears on the wing of the bridge,  his visored cap held against his chest  ��� a sea-going padre pronouncing benediction.  Swinging slightly, the load is raised still higher  and held a moment, outlined against the soft grey  sky.  An untucked corner of the covering flutters as the  box descends into the dark hold.  Mooring lines are cast off, the gangplank hauled  aboard.  As the ship gets underway  we see its ensign lowered to half-staff.  A man behind me clears his throat with needless  vigor,  another rolls a cigarette.  Old Scottie says "aye weel weeV\..to no one in  particular.  Singly and in pairs we leave.  There are cows or goats to milk,  kindlings to be split for morning.  Midway along the wharf I look back.  The ship is on course beyond the reef.  I hear white gulls crying.  At the last our neighbor did not have  too rough a crossing.  He was a plain-spoken man and direct in his dealings.  His departure was in keeping.  Hubert Evans  cond wife. He married Marjorie  Roberts, Harry's niece whom he  had known from childhood in  1929. The couple had five  children.  Paul Merrick, a distinguished  architect, refers throughout the  interview with complete comfort to Mother Number One  and Mother Number Two. He  and his twin brother David were  the youngest, aged 10, when  Mother Number One passed  away.  "Miss Copland was the  school nurse and a relative of  Harry Roberts herself through  marriage, so when father remarried it seemed like Mother  Number Two had always been  an integral part of the family,"  says Paul Merrick.  "Five children, I was crazy,"  laughs Mrs. Betty Merrick.  Charles Merrick's leadership  qualities were early tested. During the First World War, at age  15, with adults away at the war,  Charles led the First Vancouver  Troop of Muntaineers through  a remarkable program of outdoor scouting experiences.  Work on behalf of the scouting  movement was left close to  completion on his work bench  at his death. He was a distinguished member of the Baden  Powell Guild-  Charles' first work was for  North West Steel but soon he  had taken the requisite courses  and was teaching industrial arts,  or manual training as it was  then called, in Ocean Falls,  first, and various Lower  Mainland centres before he  retired in Vancouver in 1967.  All the while Charles and his  family were moving further out  from the encroaching city and  Betty Merrick remembers living  in West Vancouver before electricity when going to church  meant taking your lanterns with  you so you could light the  church. The move to Roberts  Creek upon retirement was both  a kind of returning to a beginning and the completion of a lifelong pattern.  Nor was Charles Merrick idle  during his last years in Roberts  Creek. When it was decided to  compile a history of Roberts  Creek in 1975 under a New  Horizons grant, Charles and  Betty Merrick were centrally involved from the beginning, and  Charles succeeded the late Cliff  Gilker, upon the latter's passing, as chairman of the project.  The book was published in  1978. He was actively interested  in the Roberts Creek Community Association and the Roberts  Creek United Church.  Paul's elder brother Peter,  again a resident of the Creek,  pedals up on a bike and joins  the interview. He and Paul  remember how a plain cedar  box had been fashioned as appropriate for the burial of the  man they still call Unkie, Harry  Roberts. Perhaps the idea came  from the poem by Hubert  Evans which appears on this  page. In any case the thing was  done.  It seemed appropriate that a  self-made cedar coffin should  shield the remains of Charles  Merrick, too,' and so his sons  fashioned him such a box 'no  metal anywhere' when his time  came to be interred.  Peter remembers: "It was  green, clear, Western Red  Cedar. I was helping to build it  on crutches.  "I asked Paul: 'Shall I plane  or sand the bottom?'  "What would father have  done?' said Paul.  "I said 'Right', and continued planing to a very high  standard."  Paul and I visit the workshop  on the way out.  "Until we buried father, I'd  never worked in this  workshop," said Paul, "but using it was like pulling on an old.  shoe. He had everything where  he always had everything and  everything labelled and in its  place. Harry's workshop was  entirely different."  Besides some stamp collecting  boxes he had been working on  for the Baden Powell Guild, the  new SCRD-distributed house  number was being worked on in  wood when Charles left the  workshop for the last time.  Over a cup of coffee by the  fireplace Mrs. Betty Merrick  smiles at the thought and says:  "Sometimes I think about  Unkie and Hubert and Charles  getting together now."  Of the three of them; Harry  Roberts; Hubert Evans; Charles  Merrick; Charles is the only one  I never met. It is something I  profoundly regret as I leave that  patch of history at the mouth of  Roberts Creek. Coast News, June 15,1987  ���***  apjaiuWn  etter  An Open Letter to the Residents  of Gibsons  Dear Residents:  As many of you are aware,  there has for some time been a  problem with persistent,  unpleasant odours emanating  from the sewer treatment facility. The council had been given  the understanding that the problem was due to the overloading  of the system and that when the  expansion to the plant was completed and operating properly,  the odours would, diminish.  This has not been the case.  ��� The effluent being pumped  ;put our outfall is well under the  limits allowed by our permit  jfrom the Ministry of Enrivon-  tment and our thermophylic  fdigester is now digesting sludge  efficiently. But the odours persist.  7 The council has made the  ���reduction and elimination of the.  [odours their top priority. A request has been made to consulting engineers for a list of  odour abatement measures  which they are prepared to  guarantee will be effective  together with associated costs.  This list is to be prepared and  delivered as soon as possible. As  soon as it is received, council  will establish and implement a  program of odour abatement  measures.  Your continued co-operation  and patience is appreciated.  The Mayor and Council  The Town of Gibsons  Objection  Editor:  As an elderly citizen who  would be confined to spending  my days indoors if it wasn't for  my mobile wheelchair, I must  express my objection to the unfunny article in last week's  Press.  The headline stated "Speed  Demons a Menace," and the  writer rambled about speed  freaks in wheelchairs.  There are only a few of us in  Sechelt who are forced*; by  health circumstances to travel in  this way and I am sure that they  will be equally offended by this  type of publicity.  Sechelt Wheelchair User  More debt  Editor:  What the hell does the  Federal Government want to  "foist on us now? At a time when  we are already carrying a deficit  National Debt greater per capita  then the people of the US, are  we supposed to condone an expenditure of billions of dollars  to play war games? One hundred billion over 15 years.  If the Canadian government  is concerned about the Arctic it  should station surveillance  equipment, mobile or stationary. If there are incursions  - by foreign powers, we should  settle affairs through the UN  and World Constitution.  Incidentally, the US is the only country to date to flaunt their  disregard for Canada's  sovereignty in the Arctic.  All the hardware we could  muster would be insufficient to  ; outgun the US or the USSR and  could only add to the irritants  that provoke war.  ��� At this point in the world's  .history, to diffuse rather than  escalate the arms race, or chip  ���on shoulder mentality, is needled.  Every billion dollars we are  ��� committed to spend, I reckon to  , cost the average Canadian fami-  ���_-.ly $200 or more. The amount  I suggested to flex muscles in the  Arctic appears to be a lousy investment, economic or political,  and I think every Canadian  should be shouting loud and  f clear "enough!"  ; JG Warn  | More letters  <   on page 19  Blackberries'  #1 ENEMY  The  BUSHWHACKER  Steve Cass  885-7421  V      Please Leave Message  Business has been blooming and we are overstocked with pre-owned vehicles.  WE HAVE TO MOVE THEM OUT!    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Family Style - All Flavours - 41 pail  ICE CREAM  .28  2.89  3.47  Oven-Fresh - White or Chocolate - 7" Layer  FATHER'S DAY  CAKES  750 ml  7-UP, PEPSI or  SCHWEPPES  4.99  .78  Imperial -1.36 kg  MARGARINE  Roy ale ��� 4 Roll  BATHROOM  TISSUE  Plus Deposit  2.18  1.69  Foremost Grade A - Doz  LARGE EGGS  Kraft ��� 225 gm  MACARONI &  CHEESE  With 1 Complete  Super Saver  Card  .89  With 1 Complete  Super Saver  Card  Aylmer ��� 6 Varieties - 284 ml  With 1 Complete  Super Saver  Card  i  a  i   *  ?   t  u  ���1 Coast News, June 15,1987  |g^^j-g||g|p||^|^  m  ��w��  Sechelt Marsh drainage project got underway last week. The  wooden culvert previously in place had collapsed and is being  replaced with a large cement one. ���Ken Collins photo  Sechelt Seniors  by Peggy Connor, 885-9347  Local people who wish to  take advantage of the  Elderhostel program would be  wise to start gathering information now. Call in at Capilano  College or write to Elderhostel,  Corbett House, 29 Prince Arthur Avenue, Toronto, Ontario  M5R 1B2.  This will get you on the  Elderhostel mailing list and you  will receive all their publications  telling of the programs around  the world. Capilano College  have a copy of this publication  if anyone wants to see it.  The last group of visitors left  on Saturday after a great week  for them and their hosts.  Week two started with  Economic and Social  Geography of the Sunshine  Coast taught by Brett  McGillvray and Cordon  Wilson. Followed by the  Knowledgeable Consumer;  Aquaculture talk, a course on  Critical Thinking by Mark Bat-  tersby; a tour of the Sechelt Indian Hatchery; a walk through  the Sechelt Marsh; and a tour of  the Indian carvers on a film set.  Monday evening, the Sechelt  Chamber of Commerce hosted  a wine and cheese party.  Wednesday, the Welcome  Beach Community Association  Seniors debate taxes  by Larry Grafton  Perhaps the main reason why  we have a paragraph in our  Branch Constitution which  states we are non-political non-  sectarian, is to prevent our  members from voicing opposing  opinions with resultant bloodshed during this last week. Mind  you this would only apply in our  hall.  My personal good wishes go  out to the secretaries in the  Municipal Hall who have to  face a deluge of angry tax  payers to explain something  that is none of their doing. The  question of course is "When is  this nonsense going to stop?"  Mr. Forst of the Sunshine  Coast Teachers' Association is  appalled and well he should be,  "3.1 per cent is only an inflation  ?��  it.v>eVuV��>v-  Treat him to a GIFT CERTIFICATE  for one of our super services!  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Refreshing way to keep fit  and improve strokes or learn to swim.  Gibsons Swimming Pool 886-9415  Publication of this schedule  ,7, sponsored by  ^upeyr^/alii  keep up" he says, but what he  does not even mention of course  is 3.1 per cent of what figure.  He lays the blame at the feet  of the provincial government  for under funding the school  system instead of right here at  home on the Sunshine Coast.  Probably some day, if we live  long enough, these people will  come to their senses.  NEW HALL  The fund raising section of  your new building committee is  pursuing all possible avenues in  order to keep the wheels turning,  in an effort to provide sufficient  funding to complete the structure, fef  Hopefully, one of these days,  our efforts will realize a grant  that will accomplish the end  result. Until that time comes,  we will continue pounding  away. We have had some very  nice donations from local  organizations and from some of  our members. We have not approached local business for  financial support to date.  OVER 80s' TEA  I should again mention the  over 80s' Tea being sponsored  by Jean and Bert Sherlock in  our hall on June 23 at 1:30 pm.  As I mentioned last week, the  tea is open to all members  without charge on a first come  basis until the hall is up to  capacity.  If you plan on attending  phone Jean for your reservation  at 885-9388. This is an annual  event which has proven to be a  very popular gathering in the  past, so phone now!  ELDERHOSTEL  The second contingent of  Elderhostel people were in town  last week from all parts of  Canada and the United States.  One of the highlights of their  visit was a salmon barbecue  with all the trimmings provided  by the Welcome Beach Community Association in their hall.  Upon completion of the meal  the 69ers presented a few  numbers to the assembly with  Nikki Weber conducting and  Connie Wilson as accom-  panyist. The Country Stars  Square Dancers then performed.  A group of visitors from far  places were able to perform  with the local group which certainly added to the community  spirit. Judging from conversations some of these people will  certainly be back.  with a  My Gas or Electric  TRIMMER  from  ITS POWER PLUS  had a fabulous fish bake and  party at their hall in Halfmoon  Bay, with salmon donated.  Tom Sheldon.'a local diver, did  a marine slide show, or there  was a choice of a silk dying  demonstration.  Then before they knew it Friday night had arrived and it was  graduation time.  In the absence of President  Jardine, advisory member Ken  Moore handed out the certificates and everyone made  their last farewells.  Anyone who has hosted these  travelling students are so thrilled  with the people they have had in  their homes that they are eagerly looking forward to next year  when the program is on again.  April Struthers and Diane  Staples do a magnificent job arranging all the details booking  the teachers, fitting the students  to the hosts and the 101 things  that need to be done to make  the program the huge success it  is.  The people that arrive here  from a_ over are so intrigued  with what they find that they all  plan to return, some even found  property to buy. One lady from  Oregon was so pleased this program was offered here as this is  a favourite visiting spot of hers  and to have the courses was an  added plus.  Next year why don't you plan  on taking in students and join in  the fun of Elderhostelling?  ANNUAL MEETINGS  The annual meeting of the  Sechelt Intermediate Care  Society will be held in the new  conference room at Shorncliffe  on Tuesday, June 23 at 7:30  pm. While one has to be a  member one month before to  vote it is a good time to join and  find out how the facility is being  run and be ready for next year.  The annual general meeting  of the Sunshine Coast Senior  Citizen Housing Society, the  group that supports Greenecourt, will be on Wednesday,  June 24 at 7 pm.  This society is open to anyone  who wishes to join. The meeting  place is at Greenecourt Hall,  Sechelt.  Recti net  Reg. $499.  ���_# $329����  TUES - SAT, 10-5  Claijolm  jfurmture&  Cowrie at Wharf, Sechelt (across from B of Montreal)   885-  VACMAN  VACUUMS  Dolphin Mini Mall, sechelt  jfsi  Parts & Supplies For Most Makes  885-3963  FAMILY BULK FOODS &  DELICATESSEN  UNDER THE YELLOW AWNING, Cowrie St., 885-7767  We feature a wide variety of  salads, cold meats & cheese.  10% DISCOUNT FOR SENIORS  ON THURSDAYS  CLUB & GROUP DISCOUNTS  Open: Mon.-Sat.,  9:30-5:30  Friday til 6  Planning a Grad Party?  Orders are now being  taken for meat and  cheese party trays.  rtufl��jry?   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Independent Travel  Retailers Association  I ATA  Trail Bay Centre,  Cowrie Street,  Sechelt  885-5885 Coast News, June 15,1987  The choral renditions of the Sechlet 69ers were a great hit with the Elderhostel guests feted at a barbecue  at the Welcome Beach Community Hall last week. -Penny Fuller photo  : Derby presses for permanent  opening of Gibsons Dump  Dick Derby, who has been  operating the Gibsons dump,  approached the Sunshine Coast  Regional District (SCRD)  meeting last week to present a  petition with the signatures of  300 people who wish to see the  dump kept operational. He  assured the board that he had  Watch for the  OPENINfi DAY  SPECIALS  at Marshall Wells!  no personal interest in the matter.  Several months ago, Derby  served notice that he would not  be operating the dump after  June 26, because it was not a  financially viable operation. At  the meeting last week, he said  that he would be sticking to that  decision with the additional  reason of his wife's poor health.  He asked the board to consider maintaining the Gibsons  site as a commercial dump,  which would charge a user fee  for the dumping of everything  except kitchen garbage. Alter  natively, if the SCRD was not  prepared to make that decision  now, he suggested taking it to  referendum in the fall.  Keeping the dump open on  that basis, would require that  someone be on site every day  for five days a week, to collect  fees and keep out the kitchen  garbage. However, the fees  charged have only covered  about one third of the cost of  running the dump, he said.  The board agreed to refer the  matter to the Public Utilities  Committee which meets this  Thursday.  The philosophy of municipal  planning came into discussion  at the Sechelt Council Planning  Committee meeting last  Wednesday. Planner Rob  Buchan expressed concern that  some areas of the Draft District  of Sechelt Community Plan  were not definitive enough. A  specific example given was some  of the large land tracts in East  Porpoise Bay that are recommended being down-zoned  from Rural 2 (R2) to Rural  Resource (RR).  RR includes rural residential,  forestry, agriculture, recreation  and sand and gravel extraction  areas. Temporary permit within  RR disignated areas may be  issued for sand and gravel extraction and crushing, temporary campsites, construction  camps, short term commercial  recreation facilities and shake,  shingle and sawmilling.  "RR designation would  create an apprehension with the  public," stated Mr. Buchan  about the proposed down-  zoning. Mayor Bud Koch noted  that the proposed plan didn't  provide for zoning for marinas  in residential areas.  "It leaves a gray area and  makes it difficult for anyone  dealing with water leases," he  pointed out.  A public meeting will be held  on June 16, at 7 pm at the  Senior Citizens' hall to make  people aware of the plan. A  public hearing will be held on  June 20 at 2 pm at the same address so that people may give input. The emphasis at the committee meeting was that the plan  was a draft only and subject to  revision.  20% OFF all SLEEPWFAR  ALSO  20% off all Blouses, Skirts,  Tops, Raincoats, Jackets  Vjw  BOTH LOCATIONS  Cowrie St., Sechelt  9:30-5:30 885-2916  Cedar Plaza, Gibsons  10-5 886-8199  ^>      F/\SHloK?j  Fantastic  SALE!  Jm���W^A }%"' -,- ��*!&*< <A%r^ &**��>??-Sm  frrzFs'^y.T-t  District of Sechelt  NOTICE  of  PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING  and of  PUBLIC HEARING  a) A public information meeting will be held on Tuesday,  June 16,1987, at 7 pm at the Senior Citizens' Hall, Mermaid St., Sechelt.for the purpose of giving the residents  of the District of Sechelt an opportunity to review the  draft Official Community Plan. Members of Council and  staff will be present to provide information, and to  answer questions.  b) As required by Section 956 and 957 of the Municipal Act,  a Public Hearing will be held to consider the following  by-law of the District of Sechelt:  "District of Sechelt  Official Community Plan By-law No. 22,1987"  It is the intent of this by-law to supersede the existing  Official Community Plan By-law No. 237, and to introduce  a new Official Community Plan over the entire area of the  new Municipality of the District of Sechelt, as incorporated  in 1986.  The Public Hearing will be held at 2 pm on Saturday,  June 20, 1987 at the Senior Citizens' Hall, Mermaid St.,  Sechelt. All persons who deem their interest in property to  be affected by the proposed by-law shall be herein afforded an opportunity to be heard on matters contained  therein.  The amending By-law No. 22 may be inspected at the  Municipal Offices of the District of Sechelt at 5545 Inlet  Avenue, Sechelt, from Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 3 pm.  Conference  to be bigger  Rob Buchan  Municipal Planner,  Approving Officer  District of Sechelt  Box 129  Sechelt,'BC VON 3A0  Telephone: 885-1986  Continued from page 1  in-the-manger attitude," he  said. "We realize its benefit to  the whole industry." But he  pointed out that the expense of  either participating in or attending the conference in Vancouver will be prohibitive for  some of the smaller businesses.  Additionally,  many  of ther  topics covered at the international conference will have little  relevance for B.C. fish farmers.  In contrast, this year's Sunshine Coast Trade Show will  have more Canadian Exports  than ever before. Speakers will  cover a broad range of subjects  on finfish and shellfish farming,  including a relatively new endeavor in B.C., abalone farming.  Some temporary confusion  erupted when it was announced  that the 1988 international conference, which is expected to attract approximately 1500 delegates, would be held on the  same dates traditionally used by  the Sunshine Coast Aquaculture  Association for the conference  here.  "Conference organizers  chose the same dates we normally use. Whether that was by  accident or design we can't  say," Mr. Heal explained. "We  support the concept of an international conference of this scale  in the sense that we prefer to see  it in Vancouver than in some  other North American city."  The loss of the conference  could severely jeopardize the existence of the Sunshine Coast  Aquaculture Association. Heal  said that the annual event  underwrites a large portion of  the association's expenses, and  without it the association might  have to fold.  ON SELECTED FABRICS  ' Wool blends ��� Cottons ��� Quilting Prints  ��� Flannelettes ��� Baby prints  ��� Fleece ��� Interlocks  Selected  YARNS Values ud to $5.98  ONLY  99��  a ball  June 15th to 30th at  Secv S&Aty  Trail Bay Centre, Sechelt  885-2725  HOOK A DISCOUNT  FOR  Father's Day  FOODS  Trail Bay Centre  Sechelt 885-2025 8.  Coast News, June 15,1987  SCRD bulldozers tore into Cliff Gilker Park last weekend, presumably for the proposed sports field.  ���Penny Fuller photo  Roberts    Creek  1  Legion marks its 40th  by Jeannie Parker, 885-2163  The Roberts Creek Legion is  40 years young and plans to  celebrate in fine style this  weekend. There'll be three days  of festivities in the hope that as  many people as possible can be  part of the celebrations.  Things begin Friday night  with a smorgasbord for $5 per  person available from 6 to 8  pm. Leta, the renowned belly-  dancer, will perform twice in  the evening and there'll be taped  music from the 40's, 50's, and  60's.  The branch will be open on  Saturday afternoon from 1 to 5  pm for people to drop in, visit,  hear about the renovations  planned for the bar, and quaff a  few from the new draught  machine. Another $5 smorgasbord will be served from 5 to 7  pm followed by a birthday cake  and an awards ceremony, then  dancing from 9 to 1 am with  Ken Dalgleish and Trio.  Charter members, past  presidents, and presidents of  other legion branches have been  invited that night so seating will  be very limited. There are no  tickets or reservations: it's first  come, first served at the door  with members having priority.  There'll be an Open House  on Sunday from 1 to 6 pm  featuring the mellow tones of  the   69ers  around  2  pm.   It  sounds like a full slate of activities so do take part. And if  you have any old pictures or  other memorabilia of the  legion's past, Roy Cardinal  would dearly love to hear from  you at 885-2128 (work) or  885-2952 (home).  JOB'S DAUGHTERS  Julie Storey will be taking  over from Heather Ross as  Honour Queen of Job's Daughters at the installation  ceremonies this Sunday. Also  on the new executive are Nancy  Marshall, Senior Princess;  Amanda Stubley, Junior Princess; Stacey Cleland, Guide;  and Dolena Brand, Marshall.  The installation ceremony is a  very pretty one and members of  the community are invited to attend. It's at the Masonic Hall  on Sunday at 2 pm.  DAZE COMING  Plans for Roberts Creek Daze  are well underway but there are  still lots of opportunities for  people to help and participate.  Most important is the need for a  few more contestants in the Mr.  Roberts Creek contest. C'mon  guys, take the plunge and enter  now so the show will go on!  The contest will be held Friday, July 17, followed by dancing to Slim and The Pickups.  Last year's outdoor dance at the  mouth of the Creek was such a  success it will be reprised on the  Saturday night featuring Used  Guys.  Gibsons Trade Show  Wednesday, June 17 there will be a mini trade show of  Gibsons. The chamber is having a 'Show and Tell' night.  Some of the groups involved in this show are Travel Sunshine  Coast, Sunshine Achievement Centre, and the Gibsons Landing Theatre Project.  The cost is $5 for the evening and tickets are available at  the Chamber Information Centre. The time is 8 to 10 pm. If  anyone else would like to be in the show please call Linda  Gilbert at 886-2419.  Gardening  notes  by Marguerite  No sooner is summer really  on its way than we gardeners  have to think about winter  vegetable supplies. There is a lot  to sow and plant this month,  but afterwards it is a comfortable feeling to know the winter  larder will be full.  The Pacific North West  winter climate is reasonably  mild, so we can grow many  vegetables which, when mulched six inches when weather is  cooler, makes them available  even under the snow. Consult  your local nurseries for a 'territorial' seed catalogue which  are very informative.  Try growing Tiny Tim  tomato plants in a hanging  basket, placed in your sunniest  position, or on your patio.  If your lawn needs feeding,  do it early in the month while  the grass can still make use of  the food. As the weather warms  up a lawn begins to live off  stored food.  We hope the children have  their sunflower seeds planted  and starting to grow, keep them  watered if it gets hot.  Suggested mulch materials:  sawdust, wood shavings, shredded bark, grass clippings, leaf  mold, spoiled hay and straw,  newspaper, manure (fresh or  aged), to name a few.  The Gibsons Garden Club  meeting is on Thursday, June 18  at 7:30 pm in the Marine Room.  Mrs. Carmen Grassie is the  guest speaker on the subject of  'flower arrangements'. Members please bring one flower or  spray with you. Guests are  welcome.  With Allied'S CASHBACK Program  Your Next Move will not only  be Professional but  PROFITABLE  tool  ALLIED  The Careful Movers  I CA$HBACK is a unique innovation offered only'by Allied Van Lines to assist  our customers in making their real estate arrangements and qualifying to  receive CASH rebates.  Call today for details on how you may save hundreds of dollars on the cost of      j  your next move with Allied's CASHBACK Program. J  LEN WRAY'S TRAMSFER LTD.  Custom Packing, Storage, Local & Long Distance Moving  HWY.101.GIBS0NS ^^^EgST'    888-2664  Kevin Shepherd will have a  stage and sound system set up  for the whole day, July 18, so  there should be lots of good  music to accompany the usual  activities. Musicians can contact  Kevin at 885-2972 to let him  know they're interested.  Anybody wishing to operate  a food, craft, or other booth  can phone Randie at 886-9324.  If you will lend a hand with the  kids' games, even if only for an  hour, please call Sue at  885-2972. If you want to help  but don't know how or with  what, you can phone Dianne at  886-2469 or sign up at Seaview  Market.  Oh, and if you're entering the  Mr.   Roberts   Creek   contest,  please phone Alan at 886-7859  right away.  SEA VOYAGE  The Henderson Beach float  proved to be a very seaworthy  vessel when it was swept away in  a storm a few weekends ago. It  ended up near the Wakefield  Inn, undamaged, and fortunately could be identified.  After a few phone calls, Pat  Randall was contacted and he  brought it home safe and  sound.  Film folk  take look  B.C. Film Commission location consultant, Mark Des-  Rochers spent June 8 and 9 on  the Sunshine Coast taking the  photographs that will begin a  film location file for our area  that will be used to promote the  film industry.  He was visiting the Coast at  the invitation of Sunshine Coast  Productions who are working  with the Economic Development Commission to promote  our Coast as a location for  feature films and television  series.  In a busy two day visit,  DesRochers, accompanied by  Paul Murphy took a boat up the  coastline from Gibsons to  Pender Harbour and followed  that with location shots in  Pender Harbour, Sechelt,  Roberts Creek and Gibsons.  Unable to fit the Sechelt Inlet  into the schedule, DesRochers  plans a futher visit to  photograph the Inlet and the  Skookumchuk.  While on the Coast DesRochers took the time to meet  with local officials and says he  strongly encourages the kind of  initiative being taken by the  Sunshine Coast in promoting  the area as a film location.  "It's one of the reasons I'm  here," he said. "The other is  that there will be at least nine  feature films and seven series  being shot in B.C. this year and  I anticipate that a considerable  amount of work will take place  outside the lower mainland."  Paul Murphy, of Sunshine  Coast Productions said he was  pleased with the two days of  shooting and looks forward to  continuing to work with the  B.C. Film Commissiion to ensure that the Sunshine Coast  receives a high profile.  "Cruise on Princess"  to Hawaii in Sept  Incl. Cruise, Meals, Rt. Airfare  l~Gibsorts TVaveH  [Sunnycrest Mall      886-92551  "OUR THANKS"  "\  Proceeds aid Food Bank  THRIFTY'S  886-2488  above Ken's Lucky Dollar'  NHA MOfiTGAGEWKED  SECURITIES & THE  CANADIAN INVESTOR  Write or call collect for your free brochure  GORDON ROSS  661-2332  PO Box 1068  Vancouver, BC  V6C 3E8  WOOD  GUNDY.  A winning attitude.  r  Super Savings for  SUPER DADS  At Your Finishing Store  PAINT BRUSHES  ^#    *2"/3/pack  EXOTIC HARDWOODS  Zebra Wood Squares  *750 ea.  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An overwhelming majority (74%) of British  Columbians agree it would be in the public  interest for the government to set aside the  Bill and set up a committee of government,  labour and business leaders to take a second  look at Bill 19.  It is your responsibility to take that message  to the government, on behalf of the rest  of us.  On a matter of such importance as Bill 19,  we expect you to put aside political partisanship, in the public interest, and vote on behalf  of the people who live in this community.  A "cooling off period" is called for here. As  our representative in Victoria, we are counting  on you to carry that message to the legislature.  Please don't let us down.  If you really care about  the people of Sunshine Coast  tell the Premier to set aside Bill 19  A MESSAGE FROM THE SUNSHINE COAST LABOUR COUNCIL  Fp  ��� A LEASE join our Citizens' Campaign for Industrial Cooperation. Call our MLA and leave a message: "Count me in as  another member of this community who wants the confrontation to end, so we can all get on with our lives.  Speak out on my behalf, and tell the Premier and Cabinet  to set aside Bill 19.  HAROLD LONG  LOCAL OFFICE: 485-28 T  i: 387-0797  i  i  j I  Jaime Dragan won this six foot high Gumby for raising the most  money in Cedar Grove School's third annual Penny Drive. Jaime  raised $33.09 of the total $808.03 which will be sent to the Lions  Club to pay for two local handicapped kids to go to camp.  ���Penny Fuller photo  Long reviews  AquaWest file  Editor's note: the following is a  press release from the office of  Harold Long, MLA, Mackenzie  In response to continued  public concerns, I have, with  co-operation of my colleague,  the Honourable John Savage,  Minister of Agriculture and  Fisheries, undertaken to per-'  sonally review the files and correspondence of the Ministry  concerning the audit of  AquaWest.  I am reassured that provincial  funds paid to AquaWest are  fully accounted for.  It must be understood that  provincial auditors were not  undertaking an audit of the  total operation of AquaWest  but limited their investigation to  whether public monies had been  diverted to private, personal  use. No evidence of any such  wrong doing was evident.  However, it was apparent  that AquaWest had overestimated revenue and had several  outstanding accounts. That  however, is mismanagement,  not fraud.  On behalf of the local community, His Worship, Bud  Koch, Mayor of the District  Municipality of Sechelt, is providing leadership in trying to  sort out this unfortunate effort.  An orderly disposal of assets  should see creditors receive a  partial payment of their  outstanding accounts unpaid by  AquaWest.  One Hour/Same Day  COLOUR FILM SERVICE  Pentax  Camera  Demonstration  Come on down Thursday, June 18 and meet Pentax  rep., Andy Kahrmann for a demonstration of the  ��� NEW Pentax Autofocus SF1 Interchangeable  lense camera.  ��� NEW Pentax Zoom 70 Autofocus  ��� Pentax Video System  Tri ���Photo  ..your one hour photo store and more.  885-2882  SECHELT  for that  CUSTOM  DESIGN LOOK  Choose from our large selection of  Custom Drapery & Bedspread Fabrics  Coast News, June 15,1987  by Ruth Forrester, 885-2418  Now is the time to start thinking about which of the various  contests you plan to enter at the  Halfmoon Bay Country Fair  July 11 and 12.  The car rally starts on the Friday evening at 6 pm from  Cooper's Green and you should  register now by calling Dianne  Flynn at 885-7026 for information.  The Children's Fishing Derby  will once again be on the Saturday morning at 8 am. Register  by calling the B & J Store who  sponsor the event and provide  food and drinks for the competitors. Baking contest is on  the Sunday. To register for this  call Hazel Raphel at 885-5683.  Cakes, pies, cookies, squares,  breads and muffins will be judged as well as jams, jellies,  preserves and pickles. Let's see  all you great cooks enter this  event.  You should also take the  chance to enter the handicraft  contest. Knitting, crochet, doll  making, sculpture, painting,  needlework and any type of  handicraft will be judged.  This year there will be a new  contest, a 'Favourite Teddy  Bear Contest'. This is for young  and old, so dust off that old  cuddly bear and enter it in the  contest. Dolly Brand at  885-5683 will give more information.  Also a reminder that if you  want to rent booth space at the  Fair you should get on the  phone soon to Andrew Steele at  885-3973.  I know that many of you  were very interested in the story  of the baby hummingbirds being cared for by the Orres of  Redrooffs and that you will be  sorry to learn that the two little  ones just didn't make it.  It would have been quite a  miracle if they had survived and  our thanks go out to Tor and  Mary for having given it such a  brave and dedicated try. They  even had a call from a Vancouver reader who'd had a  similar experience some years  ago with the same sad ending.  WELCOME BEACH  The Welcome Beach Community Association were hosts  to the Elderhostel group last  week when they presented an  absolutely delicious barbecue  for more than a hundred  hungry folks. All the salads and  goodies were provided by the  ladies of the Association while  the fellows did a marathon job  of barbecuing some thirty  pounds of salmon which was  very kindly donated by Woods  Fisher Farm.  The very popular 69'ers  under the direction of Nikki  Weber were accompanied by  Connie Wilson on piano and  they presented a delightful program which was thoroughly enjoyed by all. The Country Stars  Square Dance group also added  pleasure to the evening with  caller Viv Pallot doing a great  job. The guests were gracious in  their thanks to everyone for a  most enjoyable evening.  VIDEOS LOCALLY  Just noticed the other day  that videos and machines are  now available for rent at the B  & J Store in Halfmoon Bay.  Another local convenience for  you.  RATEPAYERS NEED YOU  Our local Area B Ratepayers  Association is in dire straights  unless some of you get out there  and join what used to be a very  strong organization and one  which is very necessary to the  well-being of us all.  All you newer young  residents should be involved as  this is where your voice can be  heard on matters concerning  local issues. Gerry Berthelet will  fill you in if you give him a call  at 885-5772.  ;Gary Hein, President, announces;  WriMwL mnmm. mmnm  : H! .;:'  -V^     :; offo? V:~   *;*: ';<:' -' '���"��� <  Ff^sral FrcjgrftsaKfQ ���e^sm?8tiv8 Assflc^tiraj  will be held in  Courtenay on Saturday, June 20 at 11 am  Westerly Hotel  Elections of Officers and Delegates to B.C.A.G.M.  Membership Renewal  Car Pool 885-5424= =  '*he KIDS -  STOP  CHILDREN'S BOUTIQUE  Quality children's  hew clothing & toys  Mon-Sat, 10 am - 5 pm  Gibsons Landing  ^886-8229      ^  V  Anita Elliot, new manager of Gibsons' Hunter Gallery points out  the current exhibition of Rosemary Schouw's work which will be  on display until June 28. ���Ken Collins photo  Wall in  dispute  The retaining wall behind  Ken's Lucky Dollar may be unsafe, building inspector Ralph  Jones told the Gibsons Planning  Committee last week. Jones  said he had told the owners that  the wall was unsafe in April of  1982.  Pressure was removed from  the wall after that by excavating  behind it, but there is still a  question about its stability.  Council instructed planner  Rob Buchan to write to property owner, Bill Edney, instructing him to take the necessary  steps to ensure the wall's stability. Edney will be told that he  has 30 days to comply before  the town will take matters into  its own hands and hire an  engineer for which the owner  will be charged.  However, Graham Edney,  the owner's son, told the Coast  News last week that the wall was  secured with steel augers and  cables only a month ago, but  the building inspector hasn't  been around to see it. He also  had an architect in to advise him  on the situation who agreed  that, "that wall isn't going  anywhere."  The architect told him that an  engineer couldn't tell him  any more, because he wouldn't  know how much steel is in the  wall by a core sample.  "That wall is solid," said  Edney.  Six weeks from now  you could be 25 lbs.  lighter  Don't Let Another  Week Go By  Our dieters lose an average of 17 10 25 lbs. in just six weeks.  And so can you.  Our counsellors will show you how to lose weight quickly,  feel great and keep the weight off. So call now for a free consultation.  NEW OWNER  Janice Edmonds offers Super Summer Special  6th WEEK FREE!  Call 886-DIET for free consultation  to new summer shape  Center  ^��K T>��d~$>uul  M  we  ^J\eep ZJkat   llllemoru  J-^re&erve [~^reciou& f^notod  ZJ~orever  The photo you would like to preserve & display,  we can seal in a beautiful china plate.  TT'VXW^PWW  manmmmammamm*^m��mmanwmm\  ���^gy^p^'lpl  Quote of the Week  0 ye that dwell on earth! The  religion of God is for love and  unity; make it not the cause of  enmity or dissension.  BahaT Writings  nvmmt"Wmi m>v  t*mmna*>*mamm*mm��nammnmBm*manmnm*&t*m*  VM u mm ���� �� ^ u m *U  i.j_��i^mi t _i,_i _i trhdi  Passport Photos  Photo Copy Service  Keys Cut  Picture Frames  Photo Albums  Konica Cameras & Film  WEBBE  Gibsons Landing  PHOTO  886-2947 Coast News, June 15,1987  A tug-of-war was only one of the events at Egmont Community Day over the weekend.  ���Ken Collins photo  Dance this weekend  Midsummer's Dance at Pender  A celebration with fine food,  music and dance seems a fitting  welcome to the sun's swing into  summer. Residents of Pender  Harbour and area are preparing  for such a treat this Saturday,  June 20 when Emerald comes to  town.  Emerald is a group of local  musicians who have been  together in fluctuating numbers  since 1980. As the name implies,  this group favours traditional  Celtic tunes, but owing to the  talent and versatility of these  musicians, they can play just  about anything, including some  wonderful bluegrass.  Step right up and meet them:  Cindy Kirk from Roberts  Creek, on the fiddle, banjo,  guitar - not to mention the penny whistle; Joel Bornstein from  Gibsons, handy with bass, ban-  FRESH SEAFOOD  ��� Fresh Halibut ��� Farm Salmon  ^��|l\ ��� Cocktail Oysters In the Shell S^^n  *  ^*Bq?  all other seasonal seafoods available i  2$�� Live Lobster  tO (Order in advance, please)  Thursday is SUSHI day.  (Orders in by Monday night, please)  Sechelt Fish Market  Cowrie St., Sechelt MON-SAT, 10-6 885-7410  jo , keyboard and sick animals  (How many bands are you in,  Joel?); Clarke Steabner from  Roberts Creek, appreciated  already for his solo guitar performances; Maura McCappin,  Sechelt, fresh from the Emerald  Isle herself and a mean spoon-  player ; and last but never least  is fireball fiddle/viola player,  Katie Angermeyer from  Redrooffs.  To get everyone going in the  right direction we have dance  caller Kari Ann from Vancouver, who can get six-year-  olds and six-foot-highs making  arches and galloping through  them with the greatest of ease.  Not many can resist dancing to  this lively, bright music.  Come and celebrate at the  Pender Harbour School of  Music (old Forestry Building in  Madeira Park), 5 to 10 pm.  Potluck, bring your own dish-  ware and blanket for a picnic  supper on the grass.  Think sun - but if it rains,  we'll be at the Lions Hall at  Lions Park just opposite the  golf course. For tickets and information please phone  883-2307, 883-9958 or 883-2689.  H*HH  Gfi EAT WtSTTRN GARMENT CO  ^M  wm  *?������������  .$$<  What better time to treat Dad to  comfortable "GWG for Gentlemen"  jeans and pants! We have the  selection of styles, colours and sizes  that will make your Father's Day  shopping easy and bring a smile to  Dad's face on Sunday, June 21st!  GIEATWESTT��NGABMtNTCO  $4 Q00 0��  IEANS & PANTS  =Great-fitting brushed stretch  jeans in two terrific colours  =Easy-care jean-styled  hopsack pants, four colours  Ever-popular stretch  denim jeans  ^Long-wearing jean-styled  twill pants  Come in and see our wide selection of  'GWG for Gentlemen" plus many other   great gift ideas!   iljliiliiliii  by Joan Wilson, 883-9606  A new slate of officers of the  Pender Harbour Lioness Club  was installed on June 2. Presir  dent is Mary Richardson,  assisted by Vice-President  Gloria Fritz; Secretary Nena  Whittaker and Treasurer Bonnie Murray. Directors are Marj  Campbell, Mary Reid and June  Cashaback. Fanny Pincher is  Patti Hall. Doesn't that last title  intrigue you?  The gals will also be busy  with their Father's Day  Spaghetti Dinner at Lions Hall  on June 21. Adults eat for only  $4, kids 12 and under for $3,  from 4:30 to 7:30. Bring Dad  out for a treat that won't tax  your budget.  WHAT A CATCH!  Many fishermen waste their  time going out in open water for  that big one. Can it be true that  a 15 and a half pound spring  was caught just the week before  last in only 15 feet of water?  PHSS AWARDS DAY  In June, students at Pender  Harbour Secondary School  prepare for final exams,  graduation and other year end  activities such as Awards Day.  Although often overlooked,  Awards Day is of great importance to many students. It not  only credits students for  reaching goals in various fields,  but also encourages others to  try harder and strive to meet  their own goals. Awards Day  provides the well-deserved  recognition that students have  worked for all year long.  Please come out June 25 at  9:30 am to see what our young  people are achieving. Everyone  is welcome.  DON'T FORGET  The Mid Summer's Eve Open  Air Family Dance, sponsored  by the Pender Harbour School  of Music, Saturday, June 20  from 5 to 10 at the old Forestry  Station. Tickets are $3 or $12  for a family, available at John  Henry's or Sunny's. Bring a  casserole, salad, etc. and picnic  equipment.  Lioness Bingo is in Egmont,  June 24 at the Community Hall.  Jun 12  6 mo.  1 yr.  2 yr.  3yr.  4 yr.  5 yr.  1st  9.25  9.75  10.25  10.75  11.00  11.25  2nd  11.00  11.50  12.00'  13.00  V.R.M.  9.25  (Off.  Professional Real Estate Service  Stan and Diane Anderson  885-3211 (Res.) 885-2385 Vancouver Toll Free: 684-8016  Anderson Realty Ltd., Sechelt  Rmmdal Faring  Garden Bay Road  "HOME OF DELICIOUS PRODUCE"  Long  English CUKES  Red &  Gold PEPPERS Bunch CARROTS  Tasty TOMATOES  This is the LAST week for  ASPARAGUS  and the FIRST week for  Strawberries  ��� so we'll have some, but  next week will be full season!  Due to climatic and biological reasons, the taste and quality of our produce excels that of other farms, especially our tomatoes and carrots.  Although our production is lower and our costs higher, our prices remain  competitive.  South Pender Harbour  Waterworks District  ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING  Sunday, June 21, 2:30 pm  Madeira Park Community Hall  Agenda items  to be discussed include: ���  1986 Financial Statement  Approval of revised borrowing by-law to  improve intake at Haslam Creek  Trustees report of past year - future plans  Election of Trustees  CONCERNED RATEPAYERS  SHOULD ATTEND  A  'va  ^  %  /  ��M?Jv]  te��W~R  "m-  the  ,cV\asc  ?M&  ���     x       kMBm  00  M*Uf  X  ^fca��n:  '. ?*>.,... XV*    *-.��v.,^  '/��������������'  *��  _  :?&*&&*,  ?��*��**  ^^^mmh  f*<B/0  STfiAp  J'ysfOE;  <J(cifyMa&  VISA  ALL SALES FINAL ON SALES MERCHANDISE  Visa & Mastercard Accepted  jffe/yw/ih  mm iiiilili  Getting  together /  by Ann Cook, 883-9352/  How often do we say/ "I  wish there were some goo(i old  fashioned get togethers where  we could take the kids and  dance and have fun."/Well,  here's our chance to take the  whole family for fun and olde  tyme dancing with a caller from  5 pm to 10 pm. This will happen  at the old forestry'buildings  and grounds (as the dancing is  taking place outside); which is  now called the Pender Harbour  School of Music.    ;  There will be a potluck dinner  and Celtic traditional olde tyme  music, which means fiddle, banjo, etc. by a group called  Emerald. Tickets are $3 single  or $12 for the whole family, and  are available at the Oak Tree,  Sunny's or for Egmont folk,  Diana Pryde.  Bring a blanket to sit on while  resting your happy feet between  dances at this midsummer evening open air family dance and  get together, this Saturday,  June 20.  Sunday, June 21 is Dad's  Day. If you're thinking of  treating good old Dad to a dinner out, here is a suggestion: the  Pender Harbour Lioness Club is  serving a spaghetti dinner between 4:30 and 7:30 pm at the  Lions Hall. The price is good,  $4 for adults and $3 for kids  under 12. The time is right, you  can have Dad back home for  the 8 pm movie.  Coast News, June 15,1987  11.  L.  With Coupon $4��99 with deposit  Effective dates June 15-Ju!y 15/37  Store hours: 9-5 Mon - Fri  Located on Wharf Rd. in Sechelt next to Coast Taxi  ireHpiF*  A work-bee was held Saturday at the old Ranger Station in Madeira Park. The facilities are being  renovated for a new cultural centre which will include a library and music and artist centre.  ���Ken Collins photo  Davis Bay IMews ��* Views  Whitaker a loss  by Jean Robinson, 885-2954  JACK WHITAKER  Not so very long after his  wife died, Jack Whitaker was  suddenly taken. They had attended   the   Second   Annual  stf**  In the fight against  weeds, grass &  brush  JACOBSEN  __l  LAWNMOWERS  All New Briggs Quantum  ��� 35 engine means: -easy, 1-puii starting  - quiet operation  gc   - dependability  $349<  HOMELITE  TRIMMERS  HOMELITE from$16995  PORTABLE GENERATORS  from  $669  95  Lightnin' Bug 600  KELLY'S  LAWNMOWER & CHAINSAW  Sales & Service    886-2912  Hwy 101, Gibsons (next to Elson Glass)  PORTABLE  WATER PUMPS  ���������  we do it right!  MUFFLER & WORKMANSHIP  GUARANTEED FOR AS LONG AS  YOU OWN YOUR CAR  NOW IN GIBSONS  AT  L  T  D  Pioneer Picnic in 1985 to participate in the dedication of  Whitaker Park named in  honour of Jack's dad, Ron  Whitaker, who donated the  land to Wilson Creek/Davis  Bay around 1950.  Our condolences to the family.  FRAN'S ART  Fran Ovens displayed 10 of  her paintings on June 5 at the  Wilson Creek Hall and the hall  looked positively glamorous.  Fran's paintings give a "feeling". Many of them contain a  smokey overlay picture of a  Coast Indian image atop a scene  of the area.  Fran trained at the Vancouver Art Centre coming second in her class at the age of  18.  For years, while her children  grew, she put her brushes aside.  Then, a while ago, she decided  to try again, only now using  acrylics. For two years she experimented with this medium  finally achieving a secret process  that creates a silk screen effect.  For those people who are  grabbed by the "feeling" that  emanates from Fran's pictures,  then owning one is a must. One  even hangs in a castle in Germany. Hope Fran will come  again next month.  Remember Sue LeNeve will  be showing her creations on  June 20,   1  to 4 pm during  library.  FOUND  Two pair of eye glasses in  their cases have been found in  Whitaker Park. These can be  obtained during Library Hours,  12 to 4 pm Friday, 1 to 4 pm  Saturday at the hall.  GENERAL MEETING  The last general meeting of  the Davis Bay/Wilson Creek  Community Association drew  very few people. Such a shame.  Nancy MacLarty really gave us  all some awareness of things  that are happening in the district  and the way it's being handled.  She urges involvement. Go to  council meetings and above all,  attend the public hearings on  June 16, 7 pm in the Seniors'  Father's Day-  at  ^^Gina's���  Treat him to  Novelty Chocolates  Homemade Fudge  <_? Peanut Brittle  A box of Hand-dipped  Belgium Chocolates  Custom made???  Hall, concerning the downtown  development plan. This likely  concerns   you  and  your  tax  dollars.  DAVIS BAY ELEMENTARY  The Parents' Advisory Group  to Davis Bay Elementary held  their last meeting of the summer  June 9. The hew executive is  Elspeth Tyson, President; Dee  Gower, Vice-President; Joan  Graham, Treasurer. A secretary  will be elected in the fall. This  was followed by a social hour  complete with a delicious punch  and goodies.  Awards Day for the school is  June 25, 10:45 am.  FAREWELL  Clint and Diet Anderson are  moving to Rosedale after 38  years on the Sunshine Coast.  They will be missed by many.  They leave behind many  beautiful gardens containing the  rhododendrons that were  Clint's passion. His willingness  to share these plants means the  Andersons will be remembered  long after they have left. We  wish them well.  Welcomes  INGRID  (formerly of Gibsons Hair Salon)  To our growing staff  of Professionals  INGRID  -  WAYNE  Kern's Plaza, jane  Hwy 101 & School Rd., Gibsons  TRACEY  -\886-2121  Creative ���  Window Shapes  Drop off your  COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIEDS  at  Pacifica Pharmacy #2  in Pender Harbour  until noon Saturday  "A Friendly People Place"  The most complete Glass Shop  on the Sunshine Coast.  For the Special Man in your life  on FATHER'S DAY  100% Cotton Short-Sleeved  RIB KNIT PULLOVERS  Reg. $25.95  SALE  80% Coton 3-Button Plaquet  LONC-SLEEVED PULLOVERS  Reg. $25.95  $ALE:|>17;,���,  KANGAROO JACKETS  BY Caldwell. Reg. $38.95 OOCIC  DAY'S DRESS SLACKS  (polyester)    Reg. $45.00  20% off now*3600  CIFTWARE  from lighters to wallets    20 /o  Off  CAPS & HATS      25% off  Yes, we have BOXED HANKIES    from*450  Open 7 Days  A Week  Customer Parking  In Rear 12.  Coast News, June 15,1987  WiS^&^S^X^mM^B  useum deserves  The Gibsons United Church held its 25th Anniversary last week.  ���Ken Collins photo  Aetmtne & Safety  Just  JorTP  * you.  p-/ -K**mmmmmmM      Gibsons Landing   886-2470  QUALITY  Fashions open Sundays 10:30 am to 3:30 pm  pabrjc FRIDAYS 'til 7 pm  V              Yarns Enter our monthly Draw  Gift Ideas for Dad  100% COTTON SWEATERS *-Pnn  byjantzen FROM *55UU  Good selection of  ARROW DRESS SHIRTS from $2900  _didas-4  2 piece  TRACK SUITS  FROM $5495  See our Special ad this issue, page 11  open 7 days  a week  customer parking  at rear  282 oowrrtum,. tutm uniim^  your visit  by George Cooper, 886-8520  Our Elphinstone Pioneer  Museum is open seven days a  week until September from 9 to  4 pm.  Two university students are  the summer curators, employed  in the Challenge '87 program.  Marcia Tentchoff has just  completed her second year in  SFU in English and the Performing Arts.  Terri Jossul has done her first  year in the Criminology program at Douglas College in new  Westminster this past winter,  with some computer courses on  the side. Terri intends to return  to Douglas next school year and  then continue her studies  toward a degree in law at one of  our universities.  "That will be six or seven  years altogether," she said,  "and I have every intention of  completing them."  The museum is so well laid  out now after last year's work  project that both parents and  children will find in the displays  something to stir keen interest.  It was only the dedication of  Les Peterson and other citizens  who caught his spirit that a  museum was ever started. And  for years the collection was  stored in left over space in the  village hall until the present  building was constructed, first  one floor that had to share  space with the village license  and insurance office, and then  about four years ago, a second  floor.  The shell collection of the late  Charles Bedford is there,  classified a few years ago by  Mike Hotner, and attractively  arranged in the new display  cases.  A rock collection; a salmon  skiff that Hubert Evans built  and used, along with a herring  rake for the then multitudes of  the fish; pioneer hand tools,  farm implements, household  gadgets, and a 'fresno'. All  there to demand another visit of  you.  'dockside'  \  WuMi Special  PRICES IN EFFECT UNTIL SUNDAY, JUNE 21,1987  Sporting Chance  Mens Toiletries  Free bag with soap & shampoo shower gel  with any purchase  Phiiishave Tracer Razor  $39"  Rechargeable  $59"  Bar-B-Q Set  $149  3 piece  Parker Pen  & Pencil Set $Q99  Tool Kit  with asst. tools  $2999  f  W^^m^mm-  <rr^*^,w****vmv,i>.wm*i.il  +Y*t**j**&tytv**<m*v A ^  Ruler with LCD-CIock  4 Calculator  $799  There's a large iron pot big  enough to stew a missionary in  but likely it only served to hold  the boiling water that softened  the bristles of the butchered pig.  Wash day gear such as galvanized tubs, scrub boards, wringers - what a day of groans for  the housewife.  And Mrs. Beaton's Book of  Household Management,  published in 1891 in London,  New York and Melbourne. Is  this Nest Lewis' source of her  weekly recipes, I wonder?  Remember scalloped tomatoes? (Canned tomatoes and  cracker crumbs, very tasty.) For  the Australians there's roast  wallaby, and Parrot pie (take 12  cockatoos...). Has anyone ever  tried flannel cakes?  Mrs. Beaton also tells what to  do for a case of scarlet fever,  and what to take as first aid for  flatulence.  But handle the book, please,  only with the attendant's approval.  Fresh & Live Seafood  Open 11-11 Daily  886-2334  Gibsons Landing,  across from Dockside Pharmacy  Brass Touch  -Triligltts  Pottery  Lamps  455 Marine Drive     886-3812  I _%*S5*-_?rf%}^  ����_  For  plumbing estimates  for new homes,  commercial bldgs.  and/or renovations  CALL US  serving the Sunshine Coast  Seaside Plumbing lm.  886-7017  c  Show Piece  Gallery  I  next to  the Gibsons  Fish Market  Gifts  &  Cards  280 Gower Pt. Rd.,  Gibsons Landing  886-9213  C Varirtp  Deli and Health  Jfoob��  unpasturized  NATURAL HONEY  with herbs  Special 12oz. ��99  Gibsons Landing 886-2936  toc��P^  pfc��V��ce  WEBBER PHOTO  Gibsons Landing     886-2947  MARY'S  VARIETY  OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK  GRADUATION  and  FATHER'S DAY  CARDS  Gibsons Landing, next to the Shell Station  886-8077  David Harding of Gibsons shops at Ken's Lucky  Dollar because he says, "There's everything here that I  need. I like the meat and the vegetables are good, and  the staff is friendly and helpful."  Vegetable Juice _��� _^  V-8 i ,.1.19  Mazola #%���_*  corn oil u 2.37  Dow  bathroom ���  cleaner      ^5 m\ .79  Beef/Chicken Sachets  Bovril 20s 1.79  Stuart House - Large or Small  burner  S3V8TS 6'sorio's .yy  Kellogg s Cereal ,  Special K     5   2.99  Delta Long Grain  NCe. 907 gm 1.59  Automatic Dishwasher Detergent  Sunlight       ^3.49  Brownberry's - Caesars Seasoned  croutons     nom 1.09  Diane's - Rounds  taco chips   454^2.19  Jolly Time  popping corn 5oodm. Coast News, June 15,1987  i*_ifci^  Balkin  J3ITI ..375 gm   I . ____SJ  ��� Raspberry, Blackberry,  Strawberry or Red Cherry  Christie's Ground **#*  wheat thins 200sm 1.03  So/* Drinks - Regular or Diet  Coke, Gingerale ^ ���  Sprite 2,1.99  Plus Deposit  Christie's .#% *%  Newtons   ...450 m 1.89  Date, Ffg, Raspberry or Apple  Scott Family  napkins    *o 2/1.49  Pur ex  bathroom  tissue s  3.09  Laundry Detergent  Arctic Power     4.49  Liquid Dishwashing Detergent '  Swan i,1.89  Javex #%*%  bleach &6...1.99  ���WIPpPPiPPPPPPPPPPPMP.  Bari Brand Mozzarella _  cheese .340 gm 2.29  sour cream 500gm 1.35  Prices effective: June 16 - 21  Sundays & H  Fresh  chicken  breasts  Fresh  chicken  thighs  Chicken Family Pack  Fresh  chicken  �� 2.59   drums  Fresh  chicken  2.29   wings  .lb.  1.99  Fresh Canada VT Grade - Whole  lb.  Burn's - Ws  cottage roll  Burn's  .450 gm  ea.  Swanson's mm1  meat pies      227gm. 95  Chicken, Beef or Turkey  Sunbeam 100% Whole Wheat  bread        450��� 1.09  Bird's Eye Topping  Cool Whip  11  1.77  Bagel Factory  bagels  6's  1.89  Imported  California - Size 138's  oranges ��.  SEVERAL MONTHS AGO  I purchased a bottle of saffron. I opened the bottle, prodded the little  envelope inside, and decided I couldn't bear to use it. So I popped it in  a dark cupboard and every now and again I'd take it out and stroke it.  After many months of this, and with the world being in such a peculiar  state, I decided there was no point in hoarding it any longer so I  brought it out into the daylight. Luckily, most recipes only call for a  pinch of saffron so I guess I can keep it in its dark little home for some  time to come. I used the 'pinch' in:  B.C. Mcintosh  apples  California  broccoli  California  cauliflower  MOROCCAN CHICKEN  Vt teaspoon black pepper 'A teaspoon cumin  2 tablespoons butter  1 cup Spanish onions, chopped  V* teaspoon saffron  1 chicken, cut up  1 teaspoon salt  V�� teaspoon paprika  1  1 can garbanzo beans, drained  IV2 cups chicken stock  4 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley  1 cup rice, cooked  juice of 72 lemon  1 tablespoon butter  Cut the chicken into serving pieces and season with salt, paprika,  cumin, and pepper.  2. Melt 2 tablespoons butter and saute onion and chicken pieces until  golden.  3. Sprinkle with saffron, add garbanzo beans and chicken stock.  Cover and simmer for approximately one hour until chicken is cooked.  4. Cook rice in usual manner. When cooked stir in 1 tablespoon butter  and place on heated serving dish.  5. Stir parsley into chicken. Place chicken pieces on rice and pour saffron sauce over. Sprinkle with lemon juice and serve immediately.  Sometimes a little exotica will go a long, long way!  NEST LEWIS Coast News, June 15,1987  K  V  by Peter Trower  rx*  Buddy Knox Rockin' and Rollin' at Sechelt Arena Friday night.  __ -. , P, ���Ken Collins photo  50 s figure  Knox still rocking  In 1968, burned out from the  city and several hopeless years  of trying to become first, an artist and then, a writer, I returned to Gibsons and went back to  work in the logging camps. I  rented an apartment on the  main street, bought an old typewriter and banged out a lot of  bad poetry. My mother frequently dropped by to visit and  occasionally, I went to their  place for supper.  My mother and Mike were  now living in a small cottage on  Bay Road in the crook of Gibsons' bay, having rented the  larger house. Mike was on the  wagon and still working for the  maintenance department. They  still had the little black and  white torn whom my mother  had now christened Cu Ching,  the Malayan word for cat. My  mother seemed to have Mike  under some measure of control.  I hated him no less but it was a  relief to know he was off the  booze. He and my mother had  made a marvellous garden  together which was the envy of  the neighbourhood. It touched  me with its beauty.  Summer Microcosm  Tethered by two clotheslines  the house hangs moored in the  garden  green waves beat  on the grey-white hull of its  walls.  by Ken Collins  **��:";  A,  if  tar  s?.  1  ���  j*  &  if.  1  ���#  Last Friday night was when  Rock and Roll 50's style came  alive again in Sechelt as Buddy  Knox and the Noteables entertained around 400 people at the  Sechelt arena. The purpose was  to raise money for a planned  leisure centre and the major  political figure behind this event  was Alderman Anne Langdon.  Buddy Knox is as personable  off stage as on. He has come a  long way since he grew up on a  Texas farm. When he first  started entertaining he didn't  know what to do with the  money he was making.  He has two university  degrees: one in psychology and  one in tax accounting. He was  four months away from a  Masters in Business Administration, said Buddy, when he got a  call from New York, "Here's  $1500, they said, "come play a  show. And I thought it would  take me three months to make  that kind of money at the job I  was after." So play the show he  did, and he hasn't looked back.  The first years were definitely  boom years. "One time I  brought in $47,000 in cash, in a  briefcase," he said. It took  some time to convince his father  he was earning the money playing guitar and singing.  Buddy now lives in Dominion  City, a small town in southern  Manitoba, but he doesn't get  much time to spend there. At 54  years of age, he is presently performing around 300 days a  year. His circuit is not confined  to North America. Much of his  performing is done in Europe  and he is planning a tour of  Asia.  This is not the first time he  has been to Sechelt. He played  here once years ago and has in  the past visited to relax and do  some fishing.  In the silver maple  hot wind turns powdered  leaves  like flashing fingers drumming  against the sun.  Goldfinch on the fencepost  stands like a pillar-saint -  his penance is brief -  he sparks off down a breeze.  Small red eyes in the raspberry  bushes  are only specks of summer  blood  waiting for quick hands or  beaks  to wipe them away.  Tiny orange fragment  of nervous muslin,  a butterfly takes inventory  among the fevered roses.  Stocky late cornstalks  flap leathery pinions  straining like buried birds  to wrench triumphant from the  soil.  The peach tree  fashions his sugar balls slowly-  we will catch before they drop  their sweet gold of  continuance.  In this idyllic setting, the cat  lived like a king. Cu Ching owned that garden. He monitored it  from the roof while my mother  and Mike talked the language of  flowers.  Things proceeded tranquilly  for a time.  Then, in the mid-60's, after a  long period of sobriety, Mike  had his last hurrah of madness.  He bought three^ bottles of rum,  let his devils run rampant again  and held my mother at gunpoint  for  several hours.  When he  finally passed out, my mother  fled the house with a couple of  suitcases and moved into the  apartment next to mine. I contemplated going after Mike and  having another showdown but  you can only go that route so  many  times.   I  was   sick  of  violence. I simply phoned the  Mounties, explained the situation and asked them to keep  him the hell away from us.  Mike's rampages were an old  story to the police. They promised to keep a lid on him.  To be continued  This Friday, Saturday & Sunday  Show Piece Gallery  Invites You To Our  7\  10% OFF EVERYTHING IN STOCK  Art Supplies, Fine Art, Custom Framing  Gift Items, Cards, Posters, etc.  280 Gower Pt. Rd. 886-9213  I HEY KIDS*  IMVo .  mI7ff/m*��ta\0  I Summer Recreation Program      *  \   July 6 - August 28, 1987                                     ��  O                  :  ��.o              -  !          New group starting each week.  |          Please register one week in advance.  o      ���                 :  o    ��                    :  j            Ages: 6-12 years                    Ages: 3 - 5  j           8:30 am to 3:30 pm                   9 am to 12  j             Monday to Friday                  Mon., Tues.,  years             [  noon             ;  Wed.            i  Hiking, Swimming, Games, Picnics,  j                                        Located at the Marine Room  ���                                            (below Gibsons Library)  Films         j  |                   Call 886-2274 for registration  !                               Sponsored by West Howe Sound Recreational Advisory Committee                               ;  ;                                    with assistance from the Town of Gibsons and Challenge '67                                    ;  IfE^Sdti  The following  Complete Dinners include:  Soup or Salad  Choice of Desserts  Coffee or Tea  Steak & Prawns Provencal $1975  Grilled Salmon Steak $1*725  with Sauce Bearnaise I /  Children's portions available   Early reservations suggested  ifcksmntefcreeR  886-2887  e *9 e e e e �� m m m e e �� e eeee m  bissett's colour  V  by Mark Evans  The bill bissett (sic) Show currently displayed at the.Sunshine  Coast Arts Centre in Sechelt is  an explosion of colour. As one  visitor remarked, "It certainly  brightens up the place!"  Bissett's paintings are  primitive, erotic and spiritual.  Bissett himself refers to attempting to reflect "the natural  energies of being." His free  forms and dashes of colour are  Gibsons  Pub'*c Library  Hours;  Tuesday  Wednesday  'Wsday  Sa'urday  STORYTJME  a "return to the molecular  dissolve" that we emerge from.  Bissett's works also contain a  paradox. It would appear at'  first that bissett has made a  deliberate rebellion against the  conventional dictates of composition, form and colour.  However, an examination of his  work shows an underlying  understanding of these traditions. Bissett may appear to be  off on his own separate artistic  tangent, however, there are  strong connections to historic  schools of art; particularly Expressionism, the Fauvists and  pointilism, as well as the current  of primitive Native art.  The show is worth seeing  whether you view the artist as a  painter, a prophet or a sham,  for your senses will certainly be  touched and your perception of  art challenged. It runs until  June 28.  MB-kHET ���  ���> �� 0 ��� �� e e ��� m>  Gibsons Landing  off  Tjjf Best Selling  APERBACKS  LIVE  LADIES' NITE  JUNE 16 /  8 *_:  Thurs., Fri., & Sat.  ��.uu  ��f  TONY DUFFY  Current Reigning Welterweight Champ  Don't miss Elphie's  FUND-RAISER  FUN NITE STAG  FRI., JUNE 19, 7-11  2Vi hours of non-stop Entertainment Las  Vegas Show Girls, Barely Legal  Funds raised are needed to ensure that |  Tony's coaching staff are with him when he '  tights for Canada in Cuba on June 26 for the  World Middle Weight Cold Medal. "Team ���  Duffy" requests your support.  Meet  Cam Neeley of the Boston Bruins and  Stan Smyl of the Vancouver Canucks  DON'T WAIT ON THIS ONE  TICKETS!   $20. borry. No Minors  -'"'/TOprn"  ^a/e Waiters  D��or PrjZes  Surprizes   '  Baseball  Teams...  Come on Down  Tues.  9-11  Rock Trivia  Beat the Clock  R'/v/Go  Wed.  8-12  Voutthave*6te there to  appreciate it  $>>*  $co4o.  Cowrie St., Sechelt  TICKETS  BETTER  limited supply of tickets at:  z>pc\cstoe  pnarqpnacy  and at  ;77UAfcy_N7;  A0T#e��0Y  T^s00^5^  .00  ',4  Jt> *  -���**    <iy> >vv.��  ^JMilMillllMM'lllgll)- Coast News, June 15,1987  on the first <iay mmer!  15.  Gibsons Landing Theatre Project Society president Rai Purdy, left, was delighted to unveil this statue of  William Shakespeare, created by sculptor Roy Lewis, right, at the society's first meeting of members last  Wednesday. Cast in bronze and mounted on marble, the statue will be inscribed and presented to those  who make major donations to the theatre project.  PlJiythins of Life  Mercury boogies backwards  by Penny Fuller  Three times this year, Mercury will go retrograde. That  means that from the perspective  of earth, it will appear to travel  backwards for about three and  a half weeks. I like to give people a little warning about it  because it seems to be a time  when things get fouled up pretty  easily. You know Murphy's  law, "Anything that can go  wrong, will." That seems to  sum up what happens when  Mercury goes retrograde.  This next period starts on  June 21, not the best time for  students. If you have finals on  or after that date, get your studying done now. I know that's a  lecture you hear often, but this  year it is especially true. When  Mercury boogies backwards,  memorizing and retaining information is extremely difficult.  It doesn't turn around and  start moving forward until July  15. Those of you who are planning to take your vacation during those first two weeks of July  should do some careful preparations right now.  If you need reservations,  make them this week. Any arrangements for meeting or  visiting people should also be  completed as much as possible  right now. Both travel and communications are especially  susceptible to Mecurial foul-  ups.  / Have your car checked over  this week and make sure it's in  good travelling shape. If your  Forge hears/talk  on play-writing  mechanic says it's in no condition to drive to Toronto, believe  her/him. Either plan on taking  a different form of transportation or get it fixed.  Have alternate plans of action. If you plan on meeting  friends at the airport, make sure  there's a second place to rendezvous if you miss each other.  If you're planning on staying  in motels, throw a pup tent and  some sleeping bags into the  trunk, just in case the reservations got lost, and make sure  you have an emergency fund  somewhere accessible.  Finally, don't force yourself  into any tight schedules during  this time. Allow for confusion  and mistakes and roll with the  punches. As long as you keep  your perspective and your sense  of humour, this three week  period shouldn't be a problem.  Mercury is more impish than  catastrophic.  THURSDAY, JUNE 18  7:00 P.M.  Drug and Alcohol Forum  Phone In  Brian Butcher talks with  some students from Chatelech  about their recent drug and  alcohol forum.  7:30 P.M.  Haemochromatosis Awareness  Kay Belanger discusses the  disease.  7:45 P.M.  Summer School in French  Guest Sandy McBride talks  about this years programme.  8:15 P.M.  Olde Time Favourites  Phone in your requests to  Steve and Jack during this live  musical programme with a  special mystery guest.  TUESDAY, .TUNE 16  6:00 P.M.  E.S.P. Semester Review  "Phone in and comment on  our shows." Amanda Stubley  will be LIVE in the studio to  receive your calls. Each show  completed in this year's class  will be played. They include:  1) ESPTV News No. 1 (20  min.); 2) ESPTV News No. 2  (20 min.); 3) ESPTV News No.  3 (20 min.); 4) Elphi Documentary (35 min.); 5) Introduction  to Grade 8 at Elphi; 6) Aquaculture on the Coast: Hatcheries; 7) Shop Safety; 8)  Work Experience at Elphi; 9)  Message to the Universe; 10)  Rock Video "My Futures So  Bright I Gotta Wear Shades";  11) Career Preparation: TV  production.  Phone in and let us hear your  comments on our student productions.  -*g$CS   Shrimp Cocktail  fN^j       Roast Beef & Yorkshire  -K��  Beef  ��p$^ /     Pudding  ' Apple Pie & Ice Cream  DINNER ' ft0k���  FOR TWO 527  (Children's portions available)  50  LICENSED DINING  Overlooking the marina at  Irvine's Landing, Pender Harbour  Reservations  Requested  883-1145  Open  Tues - Fri  11-2 and  6-9 pm  Sat & Sun  7-2 and  6-9 pm  Drop off your  COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIEDS  at  Pacifica Pharmacy #2  Pender Harbour  "A Friendly People Place"  Chicken Shack  885-7414  "FATHER'S DAY SPECIAL  Thurs-Sun June 18 -21  15 pc Bucket  includes  ��� FREE Box Fries  ��� FREE Large Coleslaw  m FREE Video Rental  m FREE Chicken Shack Pen  WE DELIVER  FOR ONLY 81����  (within 5 mi. of store,  after 4 pm)  OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK  Cowrie St.,  Sechelt  885-7414  For even faster service,  phone in your order!  Those in attendance at the  Suncoast Writers' Forge June  meeting in the Arts Centre were  held spellbound by guest  speaker Gordon Wilson. His  talk on drama covered all facets  of the subject but focussed  mainly on the actual writing of  plays.  Those of us who have never/  attempted such a task learned  much from Gordon and he wa��  bombarded with questions from  a very interested audience who  would really like to see him  back for another session in the  fall.  This was the last meeting of  the Forge until September when  we hope to see everyone out  again for some exciting new  events. In the meantime, the  publishing committee is very  busy with the production of a  new magazine called The Sun-  coasters which should be in the '  Pender  Awards  As another year draws to an  end, the students of Pender  Harbour Secondary School  prepare for final exams,  graduation and other year end  activities.  Among these activities is  Awards Day. Although often  overlooked, Awards Day, to  many students, is of major importance.  Please consider this your personal invitation to Pender Harbour Secondary School Awards  Day! Come out and see what  our youth is achieving!  Remember, June 25, 9:30 am in  the high school's gym.  /  /book stores some time in July.  It contains the works of  members of the Forge and promises to be a most attractive  production.  Although the Festival of the  Written Arts is no longer a part  of the Writers' Forge there will  be many of our members on  hand to help on these busy days  of August 14, 15 and 16.  Those of you who would care  to volunteer some time could  give Kay Little a call at  885-3875.  5-'/.��?i'"     J*  r So Now There Are  i- 2 Pronto's  t, to Serve You Better  PRONTO'S  STEAK  PIZZA  SPAGHETTI  Cedar Plaza, Gibsons 886-8138   Dolphin Mini Mall, Sechelt 885-1919  Your guide to  the finest in  area dining  DINING GUIDE  A listing of  restaurants  and pubs  Roberts Creek  LEGION ~  "The Little Legion"  40th Anniversary Celebration  Please - no blue jeans  Everyone Welcome  SMORGASBORD $5 per person  LEDA BELLY DANCER  2 Performances & Taped Music  June 20, 5-7 pm  SMORGASBORD $5 per person  9 pm - 1 am  KEN DALGLEISH & TRIO  Remember Year 1947 to 1987  June 21, 1 pm - 6 pm  OPEN HOUSE  DINNERS BY MAMIE  S3.00  Every Friday, 5-7 pm  Everyone Welcome  BINGO EVERY THURS  At R.C. Community Hall  7:15  Members & Guests welcome  Toodt 4 Hie Cowl  It's wonderful to actually live on the Sunshine Coast  year round...but do you sometimes feel you're caught in  a bit of a rut? And then do you yearn for a change of  scenery?  That's the time to toss away your cares and woe, hop  in the car and away you go. On holiday - driving up the  coast to Pender Harbour: rediscovering the beauty and  enchantment that continually lures visitors and summer  folk to our magical peninsula.  Relax and enjoy. And plan to round out your day  with a meal at the Irvines Landing Restaurant, the most  recent addition to dining spots on the upper coast.  Located overlooking the ocean and cleverly decorated  in wedgewood blues it's an inviting spot for lunch or  dinner.  The menu is tantalizing. For an appetizer ; baked  prawns with feta, seafood morsels, mushroom caps,  clam chowder, primevara. And the salads! Tomato and  onion, inpromptu, Mediterranean and Caesar.  Wanting it all we went no further along the menu, but  broke with tradition and ordered all the above, save two  salads. No one objected to our informal style and we  were not disappointed. What a light and flavourful  smorgasbord, with tender crisp vegetables and steaming  fresh tea biscuits. A taste delight.  Being diet conscious (not to mention stuffed) we passed on the desserts. Ah well, guess we'll just have to gc  back. Total bill - $34.  Average meal prices quoted  do not include liquor  Bonniebrook Lodge- Enjoy relaxed  and intimate dining in this historic seaside  lodge. The views are spectacular, the continental cuisine (Swiss chef) is excellent  and the prices are set to suit every budget.  Entrees include seafood, crepes, pasta  and steak. Chef Jurg's desserts are sure to  delight. Open for dinner Thurs. thru Sun.  from 5:30 pm. Enjoy the scenic waterfront drive out Gower Point Road from  Gibsons Landing or from Hwy 101 upper  Gibsons, follow Pratt Rd., Chaster Rd.,  then Gower Point Road north and west to  Gower Point. V. MC. Reservations suggested, 886-2887.  Casa Martinez Restaurant - Lovely view and warm intimate atmosphere.  Dinner selections include pasta, seafood,  chicken and steaks. Sunday Chicken  Feast includes salad bar and choice of  desserts for only $7.50. Wednesday night  features Ribs & Chicken, $7.95. Average  dinner for two, $25. Sunshine Coast  Hwy., Davis Bay - 885-2911. Tuesday to  Sunday, 5 pm on. V. MC.  Creek House - Intimate dining and  European cuisine in a sophisticated yet  casual atmosphere. We serve live Atlantic  lobster, rack of lamb, duck, crab, clams,  scallops, steaks, also daily specials. Reservations recommended. Roberts Creek  Road and Beach Avenue - 885-9321.  Open 6 pm -10 pm. Closed Mondays. V.  MC. 40 seats.  NIGHT ON THE TOWN  Lord Jim's Resort Hotel - Come  enjoy a special dining experience at Lord  Jim's Resort. The atmosphere is warm  and intimate, the views magnificent. Our  imaginative menu features the freshest  local seafoods and exciting daily specials,  all prepared with a bright, West Coast  flair. Some selections from our current  menu include Fillet of Lamb with a fresh  Dijon mint sauce, Baby Back Ribs marinated in ginger and soy with a honey  pineapple glaze, Broiled Swordfish with a  Pernod cream sauce. Join us for lunch or  dinner. Dining room, lounge and poolside  service. All major cards accepted. For  reservations and hours please call  885-7038. Olle's Cove, just north of  Secret Cove on Hwy. 101.  Mariner's Restaurant- Hearty food  with a flair, specializing in fresh seafood.  Daily salad bar and homemade desserts.  Fully licensed, super harbour view. Great  hospitality. Average meal $10.95. Marine  Drive, lower Gibsons, across from  Dockside Pharmacy, 886-2334. Open 11  to 11 Tues. thru Sun., (Closed Mon.) 100  seats.  The Omega Pizza, Steak And  Lobster House - 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 din-  FAMILY DINING  The Homestead - 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. Hwy 101,  Wilson Creek, 885-2933. Open 8 am - 9  pm daily. 40 seats inside, 30 seat patio.  Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  Irvine's Landing Restaurant -  Dinner menu offers a variety of appetizers  and entrees featuring local produce and  fresh seafood in a relaxed setting with  ocean view. Average dinner for two, $30.'  Open Tues. through Sun., Lunch 11-2,  dinner 6-9:30. Breakfast Sat. and Sun.  7-1 lam. Pender Harbour, 883-1145, MC,  V, Fully licensed.  Ruby Lake Resort - Lovely view of  lake from Ruby Lake's post and beam  dining room and good highway access for  vehicles of all sizes. Breakfast served all  day. Lunch prices begin at $2.50, dinners  from $5.50 including salad bar. Smorgasbord Sunday nights includes 12 salads,  three hot meat dishes and two desserts,  $10.95 for adults, $5.50 for children  under 12. Tiny tots free. A great family  outing destination. Absolutely superb  prime rib every Friday night. Average  family dinner for four $20-25. Sunshine  Coast Hwy, Pender Harbour -883-2269.  Open 7 days a week, 7 am - 9 pm. 54  seats. V., MC. Breakfast, lunch and dinner.  ing 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. Located in Gibsons  Landing at 1538 Gower Point Rd.  886-2268. Open Sun-Thurs, 4-10 pm, Fri  and Sat 4-11 pm. Seats 145.  Pronto's Restaurants Two locations  to serve you. Both serve an extensive  variety of pizza, steak, pasta, lasagna,  ribs, souvlaki in a delightful family atmosphere. Lunch choices include sandwiches, pasta, and burgers. Children's  menu available. All dinner entrees include  garlic bread and a choice of soup or salad.  Average family meal for four about  $15-520. Located at Wharf Rd., Sechelt,  885-1919; and in Cedar Plaza, Hwy. 101,  Gibsons. 886-8138.  PUBS  Cedar's Inn - Appetizers all day till 11  pm. Darts every Sun. Everyone welcome.  Cedar Plaza, Gibsons -886-8171. Open 11  am - midnight, Sun-Thurs; 11 am -1 am,  Fri-Sat. 100 seats. V., MC. Regular menu  11 am to 8:30 pm.  Gramma's Pub- Lunch from $3.75 in  a cosy marine atmosphere. Fresh seafood  in season, plus regular pub fare. Ask your  friendly server about the daily beverage  specials. Gramma's cold beer and wine  store - above the pub, at street level - is  open every day from 11 am to 11 pm.  Across from Molly's Reach right on Gibsons Harbour. Open 10 am til 12:30 am;  Sundays 11 am - 12 midnight.  DRIVE IN^ TAKE OUT  Chicken Shack - Deep fried chicken,  pizza, hamburgers, salads, BBQ half  chicken, BBQ ribs. All to go. Cowrie St.,  Sechelt -885-7414. Open 11 am - 9 pm,  Mon-Thur; 11 am -10 pm, Fri-Sat; noon  - 9 pm, Sun. Home delivery within 5 miles  of store after 4 p.m. 5^:  Coast News, June 15,1987  ^Canfor employees putt at the 9th hole in their annual tournament  7last weekend. First place low gross: Bill Sneddon; second Bill  CAhrens. First low net: Chris Jones; second: Jerry Drombolis. The  ^winning team was the Pipefitters: Perry Duff, Ross MacLeod,  *L!oyd Partridgen, and Pat Tyson. ���Penny Fuller photo  HI Golf H Country Club  Dean and Ross winners  8.>v  by Bill McKinnon  p|The Men's Two-Ball Best-  [��|all qualifying round was won  i-by the team of Al Dean and  I'^jack C. Ross at 14 under. In se-  rebnd place were Bill Gibbons  j.ahd Ray Phillips also at 14  j$#ider, third were Fred Moore  f^id Doug Elson at 13 under.  ||Me 16 top teams will now  "���commence play for the cham-  ipionship.  \ . The Monday Mixed Twi-  j lighters played a Scramble won  by the foursome of Louise  | Dorais, Gladys Warner, Ernie  J Cupit and Ed Pinderton. In se-  Scohd place were the winsome  i threesome of Doris Receveur,  f Marcia Nichols and Marg Ar-  S buckle. Fewest putts were  j recorded by Dawn Bayford,  ��� Elsie Cupit,  Jack White and  Walt Faulafer.  I The Nine Hole Ladies' group  | played an Irons Only event won  | by Barb Harvey with Lorna  I Huggins second and Katie Son-  jj ntag third.  f The Eighteen Hole Ladies'  I group participated in a Low  < Gross-Low Net event won by  f Dodie Grant. First flight: win-  \ ner Barb Mercer net 65, second  i Mardi Scott net 69 and third  * Doreen Gregory net 69. Second  ��flight: winner Jay Townsend net  165, Jo Emerson 68 and Pat  ; Vaughan net 69. Third flight:  | winner Mary Orre net 65, se  cond Joyce McMillan 70  followed in third by Vona  Clayton net 74.  The Kay Butler Tournament  was played with the trophy going to Jay Townsend with a net  136, runner up was Ruby Head  with 138.  In Men's Wednesday  Twilight play Ken White had  low gross with 36 followed by  Gordy Scott also with 36 and  Mike Manion in third again  with 36. In cases where there are  similar scores, the order of  finish is determined by  retrogression.  First low net was recorded by  Gordy Dixon with 27 Vi, second  Don McClymont at net 28 and  third Dave Harmon with 29.  In Senior Mens' play, eighty  members completed the two day  eclectic for the Milsted Trophy.  This year's winner with a net 53  was Tom Held with Jim Buntain and Dick Thompson tied  for runner up with 54 net.  Closest to the pin on eight was  Bert Slade. Consolation prizes  were awarded to Bert Scott and  Ed Butler.  Another reminder to all  players - please fix your ball  marks, the other evening some  of the greens looked like a  minefield. The greens committee convey their appreciation to  all the players who do make  repairs.  Sechelt parking  Sechelt RCMP are concerned  about the parking problems  which could occur at next Saturday's Doug and the Slugs show  at the Sechelt Arena. They suggest that if possible people  should try to set up car pools,  or, if within walking distance  they   might   leave  vehicles, at  home as parking is so limited.  This event is open to all ages  and tickets are $10 if purchased  in advance or $12 at the door.  Ticket outlets are at Big Mac's,  or Petro-Can in Gibsons.  Pender Harbour folks can call  883-2286.  Hey DadI  cy n Buy a  Outboard  Motor  during June  a\vW  ^ft��m:w^^s  ������ TRIP 8S ALL INCLUSIVE:  �� Return airfare from  Vancouver to lodge  ��� 4 days/3 nights  accommodation  ��� All meals & all beverages |  ��� Boats, bait, tackle  & licences  Ji2b__i  Situated in Coho Marina, Madeira Park      883-1119  ^fvlOBILE MARINE SERVICE & REPAIRS  ^DOCKSIDE OR DRYLAND  STERN ORIVES/INBOARDS  GIRLS9 SOFTBALL  Gibsons Girls' Softball this  week had Shadows Below  defeating Coca Cola 27-16 with  Natasha Foley and Tara Lee  Lawlor each earning home runs.  Wednesday, Lions Club again  beat Coca Cola 23-7.  JUNIOR GIRLS STANDINGS  WL P  Shadows Below 6 2 12  Lions Club 6 2 12  Coca Cola 0 8 0  SENIOR MEN'S  LEAGUE STANDINGS  WL P  Gilligans  7 5 14  Weldwood  6 4 12  Elphi Rec  6 6 12  GBS  3 7 6  Sunday,  June  7 ���  ���   GBS   4,  Gilligans 5.  Gilligans picked up their  seventh win of the season by  scoring five unearned runs. The  winning run scored on a throwing error in the bottom of the  seventh. Ken Sim 3-4 was  Gilligans' leading batter.  The Seniors Girls had a busy  week as well. Sunday Coast  Cablevision defeated Gibsons  Lanes 25-17 and Roberts Creek  beat Ravens 13-8. Wednesday,  Gibsons Lanes went down to a  second defeat by Roberts  Creek, 21-20.  SENIOR GIRLS STANDINGS  WL T P  Gibsons Lanes 9 4 0 18  Roberts Creek 8 3  1 17  Coast Cablevision 4 4 19  Ravens 2 11 0 4  FASTBALL  Tuesday, June 9 - Weldwood  2, Elphi Rec 5.  Pitcher Alex Skytte hit a solo  homer and Sean Van Strepan a  three run shot to lead Elphi to  their third straight win. Rick  Waugh (3-1) suffered his first  loss of the year. His two run  homer were the only runs for  Weldwood.  Wednesday, June 10  -Weldwood 11, Gilligans 1.  Weldwood scored five  unearned runs in the first inning  without a hit.  Where?  When?  Who?  Yes, 'French Twist' is back!  and English, If you please.  ��� 2 Locations ���  Dougall Park in Gibsons  and  Roberts Creek School  4 Two-Week Sessions  Commencing July 6  4'/z - 6 year olds  2 days per week  6Vi - 11 year olds  3 days per week  Sponsored by: West Howe Sound Recreation Commission  Pre-registratlon required at Gibsons Town Hall - 1490 South Fletcher  Information: 886-2274  $20/sesslon  $36/sesslon  Fri., Jun 19  0655 6.9  1230        10.8  1730 8.4  TIDE TABIES  Wed. Jun 17  0445 9.7  0900 11.4  1535 4.6  2300   15.5  Sat. Jun 20  0015   15.1  0745    5.5  1430   11.5  1850   10.0  Sun. Jun 21  0050 14.8  0825 4.3  1555 12.7  2000   11.1  Thurs. Jun 18  0555 8.3  1040 10.8  1630 6.6  2340   15.4  Mon., Jun 22  0120 14.3  0905 3.4  1655 13.7  2115   11.8  Reference: Point Atkinson  Pacific Standard Time  For Skookumchuk Narrows add 1 hr. 45 min.,  plus 5 min. for each ft. of rise,  and 7 min. for each ft. of fall.  PITCHING LEADERS  TEAM                                W        L  Rick Waugh  Weldwood                          4         1  Rob Williams  Elphi Rec                             4         2  J. Peers  Gilligans                             7         5  HOME RUN LEADERS  Bland (Elphi) 4  Van Strepan (Elphi) 4  UPCOMING GAMES  Monday, June 15  Elphi at Weldwood (Hackett Park)  Tuesday, June 16  Gilligans at GBS (Brothers Park)  Wednesday, June 17  Elphi at Gilligans (Hackett Park)  Thursday, June 18  Weidwood at GBS (Brothers Park)  TIDELINE  BOAT "MOVING LTD.  DORHN BOSCH  WHARF RD.  SECHELT  Thinking of Boat Moving?  GIVE US A CALL  Fully Licenced and Insured  885-4141  LADIES9 SOFTBALL  Monday and Tuesday night  saw Ken Mac lose back-to-back  games to a much improved  Roberts Creek team, both by  just one run in each game. Also  on Tuesday night, Cedars  defeated Gilligans and TBS  downed the Eagles in extra innings with a score of 7-6.  MINOR BALL  The following games were  played in the Mosquito Division  this week:  June 10 - Elson Glass 16,  Omega 4; Gibsons Realty 11,  Mounties 11.  June 12 - Mounties 18, Elson  Glass 12; Gibsons Realty 10,  Kinsmen 9.  Home runs by Ryan Dempster and Jesse Patquin (2) for  Elson Glass.  LEAGUE STANDINGS  Wednesday the Ball Hawgs  travelled to Pender Harbour  and beat the local team, 20-2.  Thursday night the Ball  Hawgs continued their winning  streak by defeating Pender 14-1.  Also Thursday night Cedars  beat Gilligans 15-3 and TBS  downed the Eagles 17-1.  STANDINGS  WL P  Cedars  14 2 28  TBS  13 3 26  Ball Hawgs  8  7 16  Eagles  8  8 16  Ken Mac  7 8 14  Roberts Creek  7 9 14  Gilligans  3 10 6  .'; With only three weeks to go  please come on out and support  your local ball teams.  Join Us  July 5th,  9:00 am  WT L P  Elson Glass  8 0 316  Kinsmen  6 1 3 13  Omega Rest.  5 0 S 10  Gibsons Realty  3 2 5 8  Mounties  117 3  GIBSONS  LANES  886-2086  Gibsons  Swimming f  Pool f */ v-q  %  ANNUAL   \  Register Now at Pool or B & D Sports $1000 fee includes  T-shirt per participant. Join as a team or an individual  START: Trout Lake FINISH: Gibsons Pool.  1ST  The week of June 14  through 20 has been proclaimed as the second  annual CANADIAN OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND  SAFETY WEEK. Across  British Columbia, various  participating organizations will be placing  special emphasis on telling employers, employees  and the public about the  need for more knowledge  concerning workplace  health and safety.  To make COHS Week  work, we need your  support and participation.  Look for the special  programs and activities  that are taking place  at work and around your  TO A HEALTHIER,  SAFER WORKPLACE,  JUNE 14-20 IS OCCUPATIONAL  HEALTH & SAFETY WEEK  community. By taking  the time to learn more  you are helping to ensure  that you and the ones  around you can benefit  from being safer on  the job and developing  a healthier workstyle.  Knowing how is the first  step. That's why COHS  Week was created. Doing  something with this  knowledge is up to you.  Do your part to get  involved during COHS  Week and every week  of the year. For further  information on the  programs happening in  your area, contact any of  the participating organizations listed below.  Participating Organizations: B.C. Construction Association ��� B.C. Construction industry Health _ safety Council ��� B.C. Council of Confederation of Canadian Unions  ��� B.C. Medical Association ��� B.C. Nurses Union ��� B.C. Safety Council ��� B.C. Yukon Territory Council of Labour C.F. of L. ��� Business Council of B.c ��� Canadian Association of  industrial Mechanical & Allied Workers ��� Canadian National Institute for the Blind ��� Canadian Society of Safety Engineering ��� Council of Forest Industries ��� Ministry  of Energy, Mines & Petroleum Resources ��� Ministry of Health ��� Ministry of Labour ��� Mining Association of British Columbia ��� Patterson Medical Foundation  ��� St. John Ambulance Association ��� Workers' Compensation Board of British Columbia.  Published in the interest ofsafety by the workers' Compensation Board of British Columbia.  WE NEED YOU TO MAKE JT WORK  KERS' COmPENSATSON BOARD &5RSK Coast News, June 15,1987  ummu^amMjmaiuumijmim:  (June 21st only)  for every guy  PLUS   10%    Off   inside and OutT  (except consignment items)  Gramma's Pub Softball Team plans their strategy before the big game with the Mission Hobbits at last  week's softball tournament at Brother's Park. ���Penny Fuller photo  Pender Golf  Course marks 1st year  Watch for the  OPEMBNQ DAY  SPECIALS  at Marshall Wells!  *" GARDENS^  886-9889  WEEKDAYS 9-5:30 SUNDAYS & HOLIDAYS 10-4  Sam Walker, 883-9245  The Pender Harbour Gold  Club will be one year old on  June 21. The baby has been  bathed, powdered and groomed  with tender loving and care during the past year and has produced gratifying results. The  Directors, staff and the many  volunteers that have worked so  hard can be justly proud of the  course. If this is what can be  done in one year think of what  10 years will produce.  To celebrate its first birthday  the directors and members of  the club wish to extend an invitation to residents and visitors  of the Sunshine Coast Communities to attend the golf  course on June 20 at 1 pm for  an informal commemoration  ceremony. Tea, coffee and birthday cake will be served. For  those visitors who wish to play  golf, the club will give a free second round of nine holes with  the presentation of a copy of  this column.  Come and join us for a fun  day and view the course which  has become a very prominent  and well received recreational  facility in the Pender Harbour  area.  Twenty-one seniors turned  out for a Two-Ball Best-Ball  competition on June 9. Ted  Dobrindt, Bart Dillabough and  Tom Held, Eldy Gandy tied for  first place. Murrell Smith and  Jim Menzies took second place.  Dave Daken, Wilf Crowe and  Joe Mellis, Dutch Haddon tied  for third with Dutch taking  closest to the pin.  It was a pleasure again to  welcome members of the Sunshine Coast Golf and Country  Club to Seniors' Day. John  Petula and Joe Mellis kept our  boys on their toes.  The ladies day on June 4 was  a 3-3-3 event. The winner for  the day was Moni Langham  followed by Joan Willcock in  second and Evelyn Tapio and  Jessie Rietze in third place.  Laverne Richardson found a  birdie on the third hole. Well  done Laverne.  Twenty-one ladies braved the  rain to play a Loosey-Goosey  event on June 11. Verna  Belland, Moni Langham,  Dorothy Fisk and Jessie Rietze  had the goose at the end of the  round.  The girls are reminded that  June 24 will be their Happy Birthday event. Bring a gift, make  it, bake it or grow it.  And from the 19th hole. A  thrill of a lifetime can be your  first ride down the 4th fairway  in a motorized golf cart on a wet  day.  THE  MASSAGE  THERAPY CLINIC  is pleased  to announce that  Jan Formby  RN, RMT  is joining the  practice located at  Cowrie & Inlet Ave.  OPEN MON - SAT,  9:30 - 4:00  885-3685  Please Note: $5 user fee  not in effect until July 1/87  Qentlemen  What better time to treat Dad to  comfortable "for Gentlemen'  jeans and pants! We have the  selection of styles, colours and sizes  that will make your Father's Day  shopping easy and bring a smile to  Dad's face on Sunday June 21st!  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She was already  fanious for outspoken biographies on Elizabeth Taylor and  Jackie Onassis when she set her  sights on one of the most controversial figures in show  business, Frank Sinatra.  plihatra was familiar with  Kejley's no-holds-barred approach. When the singer learn-  edjjaff her latest project, he launcheda $2 million dollar lawsuit  tog Stop  disallowed and Kelley went  ahead. Her resultant book His  Way (Bantam) shows that  Sinatra had good reason to be  apprehensive. There had been  other biographies on him in the  past but never one like this.  Kelley has done a monumental  research job and the picture of  Sinatra that emerges from her  exhaustive probing is somewhat  less than flattering. It is a warts-  and-all expose that must have  sent the singer right through the  roof.  Kelley goes right back to the  beginning when Frank Sinatra  Awards day at Elphinstone was also 'Toga Day' for the Grade 12's,  flijd these 'classical' scholars received Grade 12 Honour Roll  yards from Principal Dave Stigant: Mark Vankleek, Stephen  iristian, Gordon Fallis, Peter Beyser, Sean Tetzlaff, Jim  jcLean, Marlene Lowden, Shad Light, Dawna Read, Charlotte  jrlos, Tammy McQueen, Carolyn Fisher, Tracey Rezansoff,  Pan Jay. ���Fran Burnside photo  was just a skinny kid growing  up in Hoboken, the only son of  an overbearing mother and a  henpecked father. Sinatra was  no great shakes at either school  or sports but he did possess a  good voice and an innate sense  of musicianshp. He set out to  hone these talents and was soon  performing with a vocal quartet  called the Hoboken Four. The  group was 'discovered' by Major Bowes and sent on a crosscountry   tour.   Subsequently,  Sinatra branched out as a single  and began working small clubs  around New Jersey and the Cat-  skills.    One   night,   trumpet  player,   Harry  James   caught  Sinatra's  act,  liked  what he  heard   and  hired  the  skinny  singer   as   his  band  vocalist.  After a few months with James,  Sinatra left to join the better-  established Tommy Dorsey aggregation.    He   stayed   with  Dorsey for a number of years  and had several hit records. In  1943, Sinatra signed a contract  with   Columbia  Records  and  began working as a single again.  But he was famous by this time  and playing the top houses. It  was the beginning of Sinatra's  'Swoon  Crooner' period.  He  famous by this time and playing  the top houses. It was the beginning   of   Sinatra's   'Swoon  went  on  to   Hollywood  and  superstardom.  The basic facts of Sinatra's  career are well known and Kitty  Kelley reprises them well, adding many new facts and insights. But it is the darker side  of the singer's life that truly intrigues her and it is her revelations in this area that make her  book truly fascinating. These  revelations are singularly unflattering. They show Sinatra as a  Iphie Grad notes  Former Elphinstone students  g aduating this year from SFU  ;: Susan Lynne Fitchell, Ma-  Geography; and Philip  V illiam   Chamberlain,   Minor  athematics and Major Com-  ting Science.  Robin Hethy took her first  year Arts in the University of  Ottawa this past winter. She  plans,to take her degree, the  B.Sc. in Recreology either there  or in UBC, the only two universities to offer that program. The  -Y.M.C.A.  Camp Elphinstone  ���DAY CAMP-  WHERE ELSE COULD YOU DO SO MUCH?  Sailing, War Canoeing, Overnight Trips,  Arts & Crafts, Swimming, Saboting,  Canoeing, Archery  Join us for the perfect summers I!  ��  July 14-17 and August 11-14  I July 20-24 and August 17-21  For school-aged girls and boys  Call the YMCA for information,  brochures and enrollment forms  1-251-1116 or 886-2025  $6000  $7500  program prepares students for  the hospitality industry and the  management of recreational  facilities. Last year Robin was  awarded the Kiwanis bursary at  Elphinstone.  In the past several years  Robin came to like Ottawa and  the people there. She had visited  the city in the Open House  Canada program, a student exchange under the auspices of the  Secretary of State, and again  when she attended the Terry  Fox Centre there.  Robin will be working in  Vancouver until this coming  January.  Marie Anne Neufeld returned  to Elphinstone Secondary this  past school year. "To make up  some credits," she said.  Marie Anne plans to go to  Vancouver this fall to work and  to continue in-home study to  complete her secondary qualifications. Then she plans to  qualify as a flight attendent.  Two local graduating high  school students have been  awarded the President's Entrance Scholarship from SFU.  The students are Pax Read  Webb, from Chatelech and  Steven Andrew Christian from  Elphinstone.  In addition to receiving the  scholarships of $3000, each student will be given free tuition  for two semesters. This scholarship is awarded to assist ex-  amplary students with finances  during their first year of university^   Sunshine Coast Regional District  OPEN HOUSE  To acquaint residents with the draft West Howe Sound Waste  Management Plan and the draft West Howe Sound Official  Community Plan, and to provide an opportunity for informal  comments.  Planning staff, elected representatives of the Sunshine Coast  Regional District, consulting engineers, and staff of the Waste  Management Branch of the Ministry of Environment and  Parks will be available to provide explanations. Mr. L. Jardine,  Secretary-Treasurer of the Regional District will also be  available to provide information on taxes.  7 pm - 9 pm on Wednesday, June 17th, 1987  Langdale School Library  ruthless, arrogant man with an  ungovernable temper; given to  holding fierce grudges; often  cruel and manipulative with his  many women; frequently boorish and insulting with underlings  - no Mr.- Nice Guy by any  stretch of the imagination.  But the most fascinating  material in Kelley's book deals  with Sinatra's notorious Mafia  connections, often hinted at but  never before spelled out so explicitly. The author had access  to secret FBI files and wiretap  recordings and they reveal an  active connection with the  underworld that dates back to  Sinatra's earliest years. His  hoodlum pals included at  various times, such sinister  figures as Chicago Mafia Don,  Sam Giancana and deported  drug czar, Lucky Luciano. During the Kennedy years, Sinatra  actually tried to use his friendship with the president to take  the heat off Giancana and his  fellow mobsters.  In fairness to Kitty Kelley,  her book is not solely dedicated  to chronicling Frank Sinatra's  less savoury aspects. She cites  the singer's extreme generosity  to fellow performers down on  their luck and his uncredited  donations to countless charities.  She also gives him full credit for  his valiant fight back from  obscurity when his career hit the  skids in the early 50's. And she  lauds his musical accomplishments for Frank Sinatra, despite his darker side, remains a  song interpreter without parallel, arguably the greatest talent  that the popular music business  has ever produced.  His Way is a thoroughly absorbing book about a complex  man, that certainly deserves its  current best-seller status.  Diesel Engine Rebuilding  industrial Parts  Hwy 101,  Madeira Park  883-2616  ___:  Sunshln�� Coast  ^  Davis Road   Pender Harbour, BC , VON 2H0  LOCALLY OPERATED  GOVERNMENT LICENSED  UNMARKED VEHICLES  For control of carpenter ants, rodents & other pests  NEW SERVICE: Perimeter Treatment  Cuts down on the creepy  crawler invasion  For Confidential .  Advice & Estimates   oo3-25ol  OUR'SPECIALTY ��� Pretreatment of houses under construction!  Drop off your  COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIEDS  B & D SPORTS  in Sunnycrest Mall  until noon Saturday  "A Friendly People Place"  GOOD NEWS!  Renovations Nearing Completion  Cedar Plaza  Shopping Centre  (Across from Sunnycrest Mall)  70 NEW GROUND  LEVEL STORES  only $350 P/M Gross  Offering 16 ft. of frontage, each 500 sq. ft. Ideal  for small retail store. Month to month rental or  lease. Also 2nd floor space at $3 per square foot  gross. This is a great opportunity to upgrade  your business and location.  FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CALL  Randy Thomson  office 736-3831 Res 931-5330  United Realty Ltd. Coast News, June 15,1987  .glng reactor slioiild he stint down  mmmiAkmm  *$rA?�� smfrmi  Seniors Consultant, Property Management, Buying, Selling, Retirement Planning, LIST YOUR  PROPERTY WITH EXPERIENCE.  GIBSONS REALTY LTD.  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0  RES: 886-7134        OFFICE: 886-2277  j.R. (JIM) MUNRO  Editor:  Let's shut down the Hanford  Nuclear Reactor (before it shuts  us down).  From the book of Revelations: "...and the name of the  star is called Wormwood; and  the third part of the waters  became wormwood; and many  men died of the waters, because  they were made bitter." The  Ukrainian word for wormwood  is Chernobyl.  The Hanford Nuclear Reactor in southern Washington is  similar in design to the Chernobyl No. 4 reactor that melted  down on April 26, 1986.  If the aging reactor melts  down, it will deposit significant  radioactive material within a  similar 300 mile radius from the  Hanford reactor site. Travelling  on the wind northward, this includes southern Vancouver  Island, the lower mainland,  Kamloops, Revelstoke, Fernie  and Blairmore, Alberta. A more  serious meltdown will bring  death to some of these areas.  The nuclear reactor contains  over 800,000 pounds of  Uranium 238 enriched with  about one per cent Uranium  235. In one year this reactor will  produce approximately 300  pounds of Plutonium in its 16  thousand fuel rods.  What are the chances of a  meltdown of the nuclear reactor? It's designed life expectancy was 20 years, ending New  Year's Eve, 1983. However, as  there has been an escalating  nuclear arms race following the  failure of Nixon's 'detente',  there has been unreasonable  pressure on the reactor to produce more Plutonium for  America's nuclear weapons production of approximately 2000  warheads per pear.  Following the Chernobyl 'ac  cident', a six member panel appointed by the American Department of Energy recommended 80 changes to equipment and  procedures at the aging Hanford facility.  Two members wanted the  nuclear reactor shut down permanently. The panel had stated  that no attempt should be made  to extend the reactor's life span.  However, an aging Reagan administration has ordered maximum production at these Plutonium factories.  The Hanford nuclear reactor  has been shut down for six  months to improve 'safety'  from nuclear accidents. It is  scheduled to start up on July 7.  This dangerous, aging beast  threatens us here at home, even  as the global nuclear industry  threatens all life on earth. It is  time we shut it down. There  have been too many deaths to  speak of nuclear safety.  There will be a protest  demonstration and non-violent  civil disobedience in Richland,  Washington on July 7. Let's  make an effort to be there.  Robert Lord  Labour fight justified  Editor:  Our valiant peace advocate,  Alan Wilson bewilders me. On  May 18, he gave us an excellent  article decrying the Canadian  purchase of nuclear submarines  and I have already written a letter to Defence Minister Beatty  using the good arguments provided.  Now in Coast News June 1,  he gives us a long, windy dissertation decrying the active opposition the trade unions are  mounting against the passage of  Bill 19.  I remember when, back in the  THE UNITED CHURCH  OF CANADA  Sunday Worship Services  GIBSONS  Glassford Road 11:15am  Sunday School 11:00 am  ST. JOHN'S  Davis Bay 9:30 am  Sunday School 9:30 am  Rev. Alex G. Reid  Church Telephone 886-2333   **<*���*   NEW LIFE FELLOWSHIP  NEW TESTAMENT  CHURCH  5836 Wharf Ave., Sechelt  Home of New life Christian  Academy KDG to Gr. 12  Now Enrolling  Services Times        Sun., 10:30am  Mid Week Wed., 7:30 pm  Youth Group Fri., 7:30 pm  Women's Prayer       Thurs., 10 am  Pastor Ivan Fox  885-4775 or 885-2672  GIBSONS  PENTECOSTAL CHURCH  New Church building on  School Road - opp. RCMP  Pastor Ted Boodle  Sunday School 9:45 am  Morning Worship 11:00 am  Evening Fellowship 7:00 pm  Bible Study  Weds, at 7:30 pm  Phone  886-9482 or 886-7107  Affiliated with the  Pentecostal Assemblies  of Canada  flfV &ta iltw  GRACE REFORMED  PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH  Sunday School 10 am Sechelt  Elementary School  Morning Worship 11:15 am,  St. Hilda's Anglican Church  Evening Worship     7 pm in homes  Wednesday Bible  Study 7:30 pm in homes  J. Cameron Fraser, Pastor  885-7488  ALL WELCOME   &&s(i   ST. BARTHOLOMEW'S  & ST. AIDAN'S  ANGLICAN CHURCHES  Parish Family Eucharist  Combined service at  St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons 10 am  ���  Church School 10 am  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek Rd.  Rev. J.E. Robinson, 886-8436  ���   f    I       I���!���-.   -.P.���      m/lgk   S(k   ��9sb    CALVARY  BAPTIST CHURCH  '     \    711 Park Road, Gibsons  ANGLICAN CATHOLIC  CHURCH OF CANADA  ST. COLUMBA OF IONA PARISH  HALFMOON BAY  2nd Sunday   9:30 Morning Prayer  10:30 Communion  4th Sunday   10:30 Morning Prayer  5th Sunday 3:30 Communion  The Reverend E.S. Gale  885-7481 or 1-525-6760  Traditional Anglican  Services & Teaching   s�� ad jf��   THE SECHELT PARISH  of the ANGLICAN CHURCH  ST. HILDA'S (Sechelt)  8 am Holy Communion  '9:30 am Church School  9:30 am Family Service  ST. ANDREW'S (Madeira Park)  11:30 am  885-5019  ���!���'���������   ' 'mJNJ*   Sfk   *^t����� ���������.������ ���������..!��� .       -PU  SUNSHINE COAST  GOSPEL CHURCH  885-7760 885-7472 (Res.  Corner of Davis Bay Road  & Laurel Road  Inter-Denominational.  Family Worship  Sunday - 11 am  Sunday School  for all ages  Sunday - 9:45 am  "We extend a welcome and  an invitation to come and  worship the Lord with us"  Pastor Ed Peters  ���J>|b ��gk Sim���  9:30;  9:30 am Family Bible School  11:00 am Worship Service  Weekly Home Fellowship Groups  Rev. Dale D. Peterson, Pastor  Arlys Peters, Minister of Music  Church Office: 886-2611  \  CHRISTIAN SCIENCE  SOCIETY  P.O. Box 1514 Sechelt  SERVICES  ��� Sunday Service &  Sunday School 11:45 am  Wednesday 8 pm  in United Church Building  Davis Bay  886-7906   885-2506  ��� ��� ��� J��\w $j*7 -^P* ���  PENDER HARBOUR  PENTECOSTAL  CHURCH  Lagoon Road, Madeira Park  Sunday School 9:45 am  Morning Worship 11:00 am  Prayer & Bible Study  Wednesday, 7:30 pm  883-2374 & 883-9441  Pastor Mike Klassen  -ttkatt st\-  THE CHURCH OF JESUS  CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY  SAINTS  Davis Bay Rd. - Wilson Creek  Davis Bay Community Hall  Sacrament Service 9:00 am  Sunday School 10:15 am  Branch President T.W. Olfert  885-4568  Hungry Thirties, my brother  William who worked as an electrician for the West Kootenay  Power and Light Company,  (subsidiary of the powerful  Consolidated Mining and  Smelting Company) organized  the Electrical Workers' Union  for the area. It was dangerous  for him, with a wife and small  children, to _efy the big bosses,  but he brought it off because he  was doing the job of an electrical engineer and saving them  the considerable extra cost.  I remember too, when I was a  young woman far back in 1933,  long before Alan Wilson was  born, Adolf Hitler was elected  Chancellor of Germany by an  overwhelming Vote. One of the  first things he did was smash the  trade unions and send their  leaders to concentration camps.  The right of people who work  for wages to join trade unions is  entrenched in Canada's labour  laws. I believe the steps taken by  the B.C. Federation of Labour  to protect the rights of our wage  earners against unfair labour  laws were correct and timely.  They have nothing to do with  the Peace Movement. I think  Alan Wilson's criticism of them  is out of place and based on  dubious reasoning.  Isabel Ralph  W   .Through the mist of sorrow, watch for the soft beacons  of friendship to guide you. Your friends, neighbors and  family will support you and help to lead you to comfort and  consolation at the time when you need it most We pledge  ourselves to giving you the best assistance possible.  You know us,  you can depend on our hdp.  ml ������  1665 Seaview  Gibsons  Director 886-0851  J  Shaske surprised  Editor:  We have read, with some interest, about the recent Economic   Development   Strategy  prepared by the Town of Gibsons.   Hopkins  Landing   and  other   small   neighbourhood  residents were surprised to find  that our next door neighbour,  the Town of Gibsons, was making plans for our future without  telling or asking us about it. It  seems to be some sort of clear  inference   that   because   we  choose to live in a rural lifestyle,  we can't possibly be intelligent  enough to chart our own future.  But we have charted our own  future   and   it,   perhaps, is  something the Gibsons Council  should be reading.  We certainly have recognized  that our little area is unique and  we are flattered that someone  else wants it, but we still have to  wonder exactly which attribute  is the basis of the attraction.  Just one further note, while  some of our more unique area  residents advocate taking over  the Town of Gibsons, we  wouldn't do it without first  discussing it with them.  We do, however, invite  everyone to an Open House for  Area F's Waste Management  Strategy on Wednesday, June  17 at 7 pm at Langdale Elementary School Library.  John Shaske  Sovereignty?  Editor:  This is about sovereignty and  what happens in military  alliance.  A few days ago we were with  a group of people invited to visit  the US military sponsored barge  anchored in the middle of  beautiful Hotham Sound. The  mission of the installation is to  test sonar buoys used to detect  submarines. There was one person in military uniform, an articulate Canadian naval officer.  The officer welcomed us  warmly and took us on a tour.  He pointed out the safeguards  New  centre  Editor:  Open Letter to all Students  We are opening a new recreation centre in September and  will be offering the community,  fitness classes, weight training  and counselling on healthy  lifestyle topics. Games such as  badminton, volleyball, table  tennis and darts will also be  available.  We would like to make our  premises available to teens only,  under a club type administration, on Friday or Saturday  night, or both. This would provide students with a much needed gathering place, with many  activities to choose from. Music  of your choice and regular  dances would be available.  If you have any ideas on what  you would like, or any constructive help, please contact us at  Box 1488, Gibsons, BC VON  1V0.  Rieta Hanson  John Lepore  Ruth Hogberg  Nancy Gaudry  WANTED  Used Furniture  and What Have You  AL S USED  FURNITURE  We buy Beer Bottles  886-2812  against pollution, and showed  us the intricacies of the sonar  buoy and the room filled with  testing and recording instruments. He said there was  nothing to hide and visitors  were welcome if prior arrangements were made. Other  personnel also briefed us.  To our surprise a few days  later we learned the Canadian  employee who had arranged the  visit was fired. It is not known if  the barge is now closed to  visitors. Perhaps inquiry could  be made.  William Hall  Egmont  Pender Harbour Wildlife Meeting Cece Clement's visits to the Mayan Ruins in  Central America will be featured. Tues., June 16, 7:30 pm, Madeira Park  School.  Car Wash Father's Day June 21,10 am to 2 pm at Gibsons Firehall. Get Dad's car  cleaned and help the Gibsons Landing Theatre Project. Cost: $3.  Sunshine Coast Liberal Association general meeting, June 15 at 7:30 pm in the  West Sechelt Elementary School Community Use Room. Everyone welcome.  Adut ChMran of Alcoholcs. Sorry, meeting cancelled last week due to organizational mix-up. Meetings resume Thurs., June 18, 6:30 to 8 pm at St. Mary's  Catholic Church Hall, Gibsons  Sechelt Summer Fun '87 June 29 - August 28, Children aged 4-11 years. Phone  885-2454 for more information.  Non-Smokers M Meetings Roberts Creek Elementary, every Wed. at 7:30 pm.  For information call Jimmy, 885-4760.  Job's Daughters Installation of Job's Daughters to be held on June 21 at 2 pm at  Masonic Hall, Roberts Creek. Everyone Welcome.  Volunteer Action Centra requires volunteer drivers for Gibsons area, to assist  seniors in getting to medical appointments. Mileage and expenses are reimbursed. Also required is someone with woodworking skills to assist/instruct in  building two wishing wells for an intermediate care home. Please call 885-5881 for  these and other volunteer opportunities.  Sechelt Intermediate Care Society annual general meeting and election of officers  to the Shorncliffe Board of Directors, 7:30 pm, Tues., June 23 in the new Conference Room, 2nd floor, Shorncliffe, Sechelt. New memberships warmly encouraged.  Dance Recital '87, Tuesday, June 16, 6 pm. at the Twilight Theatre, Gibsons.  Come and enjoy a potpourri of dance performed by students (age 3-16) attending  classes at the Twilight Theatre Dance Studio. Admission $2/general, $1 seniors  and children under 15.  Pepsi-Wilson Minor Tennis League. Register now for classes from June 29 to July  16 in Gibsons (Linnadine's Shoes); Sechelt (Trail Bay Sports); Pender Harbour  (Centre Hardware). Classes run July 13 to August 13. Information, 883-2854.  Volunteer Action Centre looking for drivers for two clients of Adult Day Care in Gibsons requiring rides home to Roberts Creek at 3 pm once or twice a week. Also,  persons to assist Public Health nurses with baby clinic in Sechelt. Volunteer Action Centre, 885-5881.  ShorncMe Auxlary Treasure Auction Sunday, June 21,2 pm, Parking lot at Trail  Bay Mall. 20.  Coast News, June 15,1987  An eight year old Gibsons girl  has been refused a business  licence to sell lemonade on her  family's commercial property  because it trespasses on four  feet of the municipal road  allowance and the town administration does not want to  set a precedent. The enterprising  young lady does not want to be  identified. She already feels very  embarrassed and wants her  friends to see her in a positive  light.  Her mother stated that her  other children . are ail industrious and have some kind  of summer employment. This  particular daughter came up  with the idea of a lemonade  stand.  "What about a business  licence?" asked an older sister.  So, they contacted the municipal hall and discovered it would  cost $50. The parents decided  that the positive experience of  being a responsible citizen  engaged in a commercial  endeavour would be worth the  money, so their daughter applied for the licence. The application was refused.  The Kinsmen, on the other  Garry'sCrane&Gat  886-7028  hand, did have a licence granted  to sell refreshments from a  mobile unit.: They will be  restricted to ; local parks and  community events.  Gibsons Mayor Diane Strom,  along with other town council  members, has expressed a  serious concern for the safety of  young people i on skateboards  and the people they may collide  with.  Apparently, some skateboarders have developed the  practice of utilizing public roads  with steep inclines and have not  always confined themselves to  daylight hours. The mayor  wants parents to be aware of  some of these practices and take  an active interest in the safety of  their children.  Superintendent of Works,  Bob Marchand, has already  started warning skateboarders  that he sees placing themsleves  or others in danger. He has the  power to seize the boards if  necessary and will start doing so  unless skateboarders begin using caution and common sense  in their recreation.  Drop off your  COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIEDS  at  THE COAST NEWS  in Sechelt  until noon Saturday  "A Friendly People Place"  An explanation of the reasons for the Increase In school taxes has been prepared  by the board and staff and will be given to  the media within a day or two. Persons  wishing to receive an individual copy  should contact the school board office  886-8811.  R. Mills  Secretary-Treasurer  APPLIANCE SERVICES ���  EXCAVATING  ��� GEN. CONTRACTORS ���  MISC SERVICES  9ofcu HawtUwW  Refrigeration &  Appliance Service  RACK AT PRATT RD. 886-9959  BUILDING CONTRACTORS  ROOFING  P & M  EXCAVATING  Backhoe Service  FREE  Specializing in all types of  commercial & residential roofing  ALL WORK  ^ESTIMATES  886-2087 eves,   guaranteed  CADRE CONSTRUCTION ltd  HOUSES TO LOCK-UP OR COMPLETION  PLANNING/DESIGN AVAILABLF 0--^j^m\*SSL~m  RENOVATIONS ��� ADDITIONS    0- \m -"^S^  ^ FREE ESTIMATES \jL  886-3171/  r  POMFRET  CONSTRUCTION  For all aspects of i��>- ������  residential & commercial construction  .885-9692   P.O. Box 623. Gibsons, B.C.  680 CASE  886-2182  MIKE CHAMBERLAIN  886-8363  ROLAND'S"   HOME IMPROVEMENTS LTD  ��� 5" Continuous aluminum gutters  ��� Aluminum soffits & fascias  ��� Built-in vacuum systems  t ��� Vinyl siding 885-3562  HEATING  Need this space?  Call   the;  COAST   NEWS  at  886 ?i?2 or 88b 3930  GIBSONS  ROOFING  Repairs large or small of any fype  V^Chris Robertson 886-9443 FREE ESTIMATES ^  CLEANING SERVICES  f~        SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES  Port Mellon to Ole's Cove'  ��� Commercial Containers Available  885-9973  886-29387  ��� CONCRETE SERVICES ���  Coast Concrete Pumping  & Foundations  :\  FREE ESTIMATES  John Parton     885-5537  can: Swanson's  For: Ready Mix Concrete Sand & Gravel j  __ _ Dump Truck Rental  flh*<l Formed Concrete Products  Phone 885-9666 ��� 685-5333  (   Turenne  Concrete Pumping Ltd  ��� Pumping  ��� Placing  ��� Finishing  ��� Foundations  ��� Floors ��� Patios  ��� Sidewalks  ��� Driveways  R.R. #4 Gibsons  886-7022  EXCAVAtiJMG  ^  JANDE EXCAVATING  Backhoe        Sand & Gravel      Damp Truck  Bulldozing     Land Clearing      Excavating  RR2LeeKBoad       ^^^ JOE&EDNA  Glbsons/BC V0N1V0 886-9453 BELLERIVE J  ��� GEN. CONTRACTORS  ^  ICG LIQUID GAS  ��� Auto Propane-   ^\  ��� Appliances  ��� Quality B.B. Q's  885-2360  .   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Maintenance  H.C. Menslnk  886-4634 General Delivery,  Roberts Creek. BC VON *WO  Need this space?  Call  the  COAST   NEWS  .it   886 ?622 or 885 3930  UTHERLAND MARINE  Mobile Marine Service & Repair  ��� Dockside or Dryland ���  Factory Authorizect^Sales & Service For  "\  OUTBOARDS STERN ORIVES/INBOARDS  ��� Parts & Service for all makes of outboards  ��� & stern drives          Situated at VHF7CB9  V. COHO MARINA, Madeira Park       883-1119J  BC F4ERRIGS  Schedule  SUMMER '87  Effective Friday,  May 15 through  Septembers, 1987  VANCOUVER-SECHELT PENINSULA  HORSESHOE BAY-LANGDALE  JERVIS INLET  EARLS COVE-SALTERY BAY  Effective Tuesday, October 14,1986 through Thursday, June 25,1987:  Lv Horseshoe Bay      Lv Langdale Lv Earls Cove  7:30 am  9:30  ���11:30  1:15 pm  3:30 pm  5:30  7:25  9:15  6:20 am  8:30  10:30  12:25 pm  2:30 pm  4:30  6:30  8:20  6:40 am  10:30  8:20  12:25 pm  4:30 pm  6:30  8:30  10:20  Lv Saltery Bay  5:45 am      3:30 pm  9:15 5:30  7:35 7:30  11:30 9:30  EXTRA SAILINGS: effective Friday, May 15 through Monday, May 18 and Friday, June 26 through Tues  day, September 8,1987     Lv Saltery Bay Lv Earl's Cove  1:30 pm 2tf0pm ���          Gibsons  BUS  OMEGA  Terminal  Gibsons  Marina  ���6:00   ��� Sunnycrest  7:47    Mall  ���Note there will be no ^;J*  "First Ferry" run on Saturdays 3".<5  Suns. & Holidays 5:45  IM1NI-BUS SCHEDULE  Monday Tuesday  Leaves Sechelt 8:40 a.m. 8:40 a.m.  for Gibsons *10:00a.m. *10:00a.m.  The Dock, Cowrie Street 1:0�� Pm- 1:0�� Pm-  ��� 3:15 p.m. 2^30 p.mL  ���5:55  8:00  10:00  12:00  1:50  4:00  6:00  Wednesday  8:40 a.m.  *10:00 a.m.  1:00 p.m.  * 3:15 p.m.  Lower  Bus  Shelter  ���6:03  8:03  10:03  12:03  1:53  4:03  6:03  Thursday  8:40 a.m.  ���10:00 a.m.  1:00 p.m.  2:30 p.rru  Ferry  Terminal  ���6:10  8:10  10:10  12:10  2:05  4:10  6:10  Friday  8:40 a.m.  10:00 a.m.  3:15 p.m.  Leaves Gibsons  for Sechelt  Lower Gibsons'  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.  11:45 a.m.  1:50 p.m.  * 4:00 p.m.  9:15 a.m.  ���10:45 a.m.  * 1:35 p.m.  4:00 p.m.  9:15 a.m.  11:45 a.m.  * 1:35 p.m.  * 4:00 p.m.  9:15 a.m.  ' 10:45 a.m.  4:00 p.m.  ���LOWER ROAD" route - via Flume Road; Beach Avenue & Lower Road  Suncoast Tfanspbrtatiqri Schedules Courtesy of  Swccoodt  G___3  i ^ numm  j Sunnycrest Mali   888-2000  RED  Sunshine Coast  CASE01  SERVVC!  Centre  Homeowner ��� Tenant  Automobile ��� Business  Boats ��� Computers  Travel ��� Life ��� RRSP  Notary Services  CHAIN SAWS  SALES & SERVICE  KELLY'S LAWNMOWER &  CHAINSAW LTD.  HWY. 101 & PRATT RD.   886-2912  CT>  en  Trailer load freight service to the Sunshine Coast  Call collect 273-9651 for rates  and information  COAST NEWS  Photo Reprints  5x7  8x10  ���goo  IQOO  any published photo or  your choice from the  contact sheets M  ^  Need this space?  C.i.H   the   COAST   NEWS  at   886 26?? or 88b 3930  SUNSHINE KITCHENS  - CABINETS -  886-9411  Showroom Kern's Plaza, Hwy 101\  uesday to Saturday 10-4 pm  r  COAST BOBCAT SERVICE  Coming June 15  Save all those little jobs that  break your back  - Yard Clean-Up  - Light Hauling & Trenching  - Topsoil/Gravel/Mulch Spreading"5*^_T**ju.{  - Post Holes ;��������<��.% ~3fctf& ^  885-7051   SHClieH    """fe���J  ~_^S��  PENINSULA      N  TYPEWRITER  _ ,     SERVICE  Sales,  Service,  885-7424 Eentals  Wide range of new & used typewriters for sale,  including the Panasonic DisplayMate Word Processor.  Also available:  Calculators, and Canon  and Mita Copiers.  Covering the Sunshine Coast and Powell River     j  r  Centrally  Located  -   T *  Close to: ��� Stores * Pubs * Nightclub *  Banks * Restaurants ��� Post Office  * Clean and Comfortable Rooms and Cottages  ��� Full Kitchen Units * Colour Cable TV  Ask about our weekly and monthly rates  Reservations Advised 886-2401 Coast News, June 15,1987  21.  7       Homes  ������& Property  7S  New 1 bdrm. cottage, approx. t  850 sq. ft. on Va acre, lg. bthrm.  & util., wood & elec. heat, D/W,  W/W carpet, easily added to,  close to beach & shopping,  $44,900, will carry second.  885-3730. #25  For sale by owner, contemp.l  home with beautiful view. Phone:  886-9785 after 5 pm. #25  View home, w/2 gd. sized  bdrms., newiy redecorated, FP,  deck, lg. fenced yd., bach, suite,  in bsmt., $62,000. 886-2730  eves. #24;  View lot, level, % acre, Velvet  Rd., $25,000, no agents. Phone  886-8861. #26  1��� acres landscaped, orchard &  timber, park-like setting, ready  for bulding that new home, adjoin, already subdivided Vi ac.  with 3 bdrm. rancher also avail.,  wood/elec. heat, 3 appl. inc.,.  southern expos., makes this a  great starter or rev. home with,  room to grow in W. Sechelt, close  to schools & village. Will sell as 1  unit or consider split sale, price'  negotiable. 885-5597. #26  Rob & Janet Bennie are pleased  to announce the arrival of Dennis  Ross, born June 2, 7 lbs., 11 oz.  A brother for John. #24  Jrever and Stacey are proud to  ! announce the! birth of their first  | son,   Christopher  David   Blair,  j born at Grace Hospital May 31,,  : 1987, weighing 5 lbs., 11 oz.  , Delighted grandparents Rita &  Blair Pearl, Dave Scott & Lee  Caflisch. Special thanks to Dr.  Rogers and the ladies at St.  Mary's and the staff at Grace  Hospital. #24  Peter & Paula Southin are pleased  to announce the birth of their  baby girl, Arlyss Johan, born  May 21,1987 at Grace Hospital,  weighing 6 lbs., 5 oz. A sister for  Josh & Elizabeth. Special thanks  to Drs. James, Wylie & Effer; and  grandparents Doug & Johan  Black for all their help.        #24  Pat & Mike Mulcahy (Neubauer)  are thrilled to announce the safe  arrival of Shane Michael weighing  4 lbs., 8 oz., and Dustin Jaimes  weighjng 5 lbs. 7 oz., born at  Grace Hospital on June 2, 1987.  #24  West Howe Sound Recreation  Commission wishes to announce  the birth of a Summer Fun Program for Kids - with a French  Twist. See ad in paper!        #24  Praise the Lord for his gift of  creation. Gord and Sandra Donald  welcome Grayson Daniel, born  June 8, weighing 10 lbs., 1 oz. A  brother for Brett and .Brandon.  Proud grandparents are Abe and  Irene Peters, Gibsons; Wm.  Donald of Ocean Falls and Edna  Coristine of Surrey. #24  Obituaries  Drop off your  COAST NEWS  Classifieds  at.any of our convenient  Friendly People  Places  IN PENDER HARBOUR   Pacifica Pharmacy #2 8.3 .ss.  AC Building Supplies 863-9551  IN HALFMOON BAY���   B & J Store 885-9435  IN SECHELT  Books & Stuff  (Trail Bay Centre) 885-2625  The Coast News  (Cowrie Street) 885-3930  IN DAVIS BAY   Peninsula Market 8859721  IN WILSON CREEK���   Wilson Creek  Campground 885 5937  IN ROBERTS CREEK-  PRICE: William (Bill) Price, passed away June 6, 1987. Beloved  husband of Joyce and loving  . father and friend of Steve, Linda,  Barbara and Danny; loving father-  in-law of Sylvia, Ernie and Cindy;  beloved grandfather of Andy,  Julie, Johnathan, Bobbi-jo,  Amanda, Melissa and Brandon.  You gave us so much, Dad. We  love you so. May peace be yours.  #24  CROWELL: passed away suddenly on June 12, 1987, Captain  .Byron Fletcher Crowell, late of,  Sechelt in his 80th year. Survived  by his loving family, wife Rene;  one son Stan and his wife Jackie  of Sechelt; one daughter Shannon Schlaffke and husband Hans  of New Denver; three gran-  daughters; one step-granddaughter; four great grandchildren and two step-great  grandchildren. Remembrance  gathering will take place at the  family home. Flowers greatfully  declined. Remembrance donations may be made to the Heart  Fund. Private cremation arrangements through Devlin  Funeral Home. #24  LOCKETT: passed away at St.  Mary's Hospital on June 11,  1987, George Lockett, late of Gibsons in his 78th year. He is survived by his loving family,  nephew Murray, nieces Shirley,  Marilyn and their families.  Memorial service Friday, June 19  at 1 pm in the Chapel of Devlin  Funeral Home, Gibsons. Reverend N.J. Godkin officiating.  Cremation. #24  Thank You  We would like to express our appreciation to Dr. Rudland, Dr.  Rogers and the nursing'staff of  the 2nd floor of St. Mary's  Hospital for their care and concern, and also to the many  friends who gave us loving support during the illness and passing of our husband and father,  Bernard St. Denis. Marion, Rod-  Heather. #24  We would like to express our  sincere thanks to Devlin Funeral  Home, GVFD, Legion 109, family,  friends and neighbours for their  kindness and support. Mary,  Wade, Stuart, Alice and Gene  Chester. #24  Many thanks to Drs. Paetkau,  Bernstien and Yaxley, nurses and  staff of St. Mary's Hospital, and  for many cards, letters and  presents during my lengthy stay  in St. Mary's.  Elizabeth MacFaddin. #24  Announcements  Violin lessons with K.  Angermeyer, 3 yrs. to adult,  Sechelt, Rob. Ck., Gibsons. Fall  registration, 886-2650. Recital,  June 9, 5 pm, Arts Centre,  Sechelt. #24  Craft Fair: Sat., June 27,10-4 in  Sechelt on Cowrie St. FoodP  Music! Fun! #25  Fine dining at a special 10% discount at the Bonniebrook Lodge  Thursday evening only. "Declare  Your Seniority". #24.  ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS  885-2896, 886-7272, 886-2954.  TFN  Lost at Gibsons Flea Mkt., square  gold bracelet. Reward.  885-9297. #24  Found  Grey cockatiel, West Sechelt/  Sechelt area, Thursday, June 11.  Call 885-7714. #24  Part Siamese (?), dark face &  paws. 886-9839. #24  1 gold earring on Ocean Beach  Esplanade. 886-8295 home or  886-8107 work. #24  Granthams, pair of glasses in  brown case. 886-2981.       #24  Pets  &. Livestock  PETS  SPCA  885-4771  TFN  Personal  Sunshine Coast Transition  House: a safe place for women  who are emotionally or physically  abused. Counselling and legal info., 24 hr. crisis line. 885-2944.  TFN  GET-AWAY PACKAGES!  3 days & 2 nights, 6 meals ea.,  only $69.50/person, dbl. occ,  canoe & golf pkgs. too! Ruby  Lake Resort, 883-2269.       #26  Single? Join Cameo Singles Club ���  for  potluck  dinners,   dancing,  other social events. 886-3855,  886-3310,886-2550. #24  A Special Father! A Special Gift!  Leeward Clothing Group, Sunnycrest Mall, 886-2715.      #24  Announcements  CANINE OBEDIENCE  Reg Robinson, 886-2382..   TFN  HORSES FOR RENT      j"  Falaron Stables, Vz m. up Leek  Rd:, also horseshoeing.  886-7243. #26  Free AKC reg., spayed, 2V2 yr.  old golden cocker spaniel,  energetic, friendly, req's loving  home w/fenced yard or lg.  acreage. 886-3677. #24  Free gold. lab. shep. X, intelligent, loyal, handsome, gentle  dog, sad owners moving, travelling. Must find caring home. Call  Joan or Eli collect, 1-876-0562.  #24  We now have lams and Science  Diet. A welcome addition to our  pet food department. Quality  Farm & Garden Supply,  886-7527. #24  Free to good home, white spayed  F. manx cat, exc. with kids,  dogs. 886-4711. #24  Seaview Market &_5-34oo  IN GIBSONS  B&DSports  (Sunnycrest Mall) 886-4635  The Coast News  (behind Dockside Pharmacy) 886-2622  DEADLINE IS NOON SATURDAY  FOR MONDAY PUBLICATION  ���>*!  ,S��  iPS^l  Music  r4-  PIANO  TUNING  repairs��_ appraisals  Ken Dalgleish  886-2843  8 . .   . - ��fe&3|  You'll receive courteous service from  the folks at B & J Store - our "Friendly  .People Place" in Halfmoon Bay.  ;Car wash Father's Day, June 21,  10 am to 2 pm at Gibsons Old  Firehall. Get Dad's car clean and  help the Gibsons Landing Theatre  Project. Cost $3. #24.  For auditions for Halfmoon Bay  Country Fair Talent Show call  Nikki Weber 885-7781, Tues. to  Sat., 10-4. #26  If someone in your family has a  drinking problem ,3u. can see  what it's doing to them. Can you  see what it's doing to you? Al-  Anon can help. Phone 886-8774  or 886-9826.  Attention Teens  Al-Ateen   Can   Help.   Phone  886-7103. TFN  Phone us today about our  beautiful selection of personalized  wedding invitations, napkins,  matches, stationery, and more.  Jeannie's Gifts & Gems,  886-2023. TFN  Wanted  Scrap cars & trucks wanted. We  pay cash for some. Free removal.  Phone 886-2617. TFN  <6* step ladder, wheel barrow,  "misc. garden tools. 886-8558.  TFN  Good set ladies right hand golf  clubs, 885-9347. #24  Small child's tricycle, reasonable. 886-2622, Cheryl.       TFN  Day Care Centre needs bikes,  trikes and an old boat,  reasonable. 886-3913.        #26  Adjustable bed tray on wheels.  ���886-3032.v #26  Pair of strap on therapy weights.  885-2593. #26  Beer fridge, rowboat, collectibles,  you name it. 9:30, Sat., June 20,  221 2nd St., past Chaster Park.  #24  Sunshine Coast Gospel Church  giant gar. sale, Sat., June 20,  Wilson Creek Community Hall,  Davis Bay Rd., 10-12:30.     #24  Sat.,Sun.,June20&21,0lder-  shaw Rd., 10-4, huge garage  sale, left over from store closure.  #24  Sat., June 20,10 am, S. Fletcher  at Winn Rd., no early birds.   #24  Yard sale, Irvines Landing Rd.,  June 20-21,10-5. #24  Crib, Snugli, toys, clothes,  hsehld., 3rd. to last house, Field  Rd., 9-12, June 20. #24  Your choice from 70 hanging  baskets at $6.00 ea. 761 O'Shea  Rd. behind RCMP. #26  Barter'&'Trade  Sell or trade - 1972 2 dr.  Plymouth Scamp hardtop.  886-7642. #25  For Sale  T & S TOPSOIL  Mushroom Manure $25/yd., $24  for seniors..Bark Mulch $27/yd.  Steer Manure. Screened Topsoil  mixed. Ail prices negotiable. Call  aft. 6 pm or anytime weekends or  holidays, 885-5669. TFN  Multicycle Inglis auto washer,  $295. Guaranteed & delivered.  883-2648. TFN  HYDROPONIC NUTRIENTS  and Halide Lights, etc.  Quality Farm & Garden Supply.  886-7527.   _.v ^  . ...     TFN  4 pc. modular grey chesterfield,  $300.885-7604. #25  Fitzwright dry suit, Scuba Pro  fins, for men/women,  5'7"-5'10", exc. cond, $450  OBO. 886-7313 or 886-3060,  Nicole. #25  Holiday trails membership,. 12 BC  & Alta. RV resorts plus coast to  coast. Value $3500, $1500 OBO.  885-3591. #25  LOG BUYING STATION  Cedar, Fir, Hemlock  886-7033  Terminal Forest Products  #26  Tub, sink & toilet, good cond.  with all fixtures, incl. shower  doors, $150 OBO. 886-3418 after  5 pm. #25  Parlour stove, $75; table saw,  $50; electric plane, $350.  886-9324.  #25  As new living rm. chair &  hassock, 2 bdrm. end tables &  chest. 886-7913 eves. #25  Zero clearance heatilator FP with  piping & hardware, used very little, $500. 886-3677.   '       #24  Fender Strat guitar, older model,  like new, $700 OBO. 883-9918.  #24  Piano teacher needed for Pender  Harbour area Sept. 87. ARCT  preferred, must be able to  prepare students for festival &  exams. For further info, Box 95,  Madeira Park, BC #25  For sale: Fender reverb amp.  guitars   on   sale. Strings   n'  j.  Things, Tues. - Sat., 10-4,  885-7781. #24  Satellite  Systems  SALES, SERVICE  SYSTEM UPGRADES  ��� DESCRAMBLERS ���  IBM Compatible  COMPUTERS  from s999  Green Onion  Earth Station  885-5644^^_88*|24a  100% Cotton Sweaters, Father's  Day Special, $30.00. Leeward  Clothing Group, Sunnycrest Mall,  886-2715. #24  Cedar strip canoe, $550 OBO.  886-7146. #24  1 set bunk beds, good clean  matt., $150; arbourite table/4  chairs, $40. 886-7837.        #24  Firewood: Hemlock, $65; full  cord measure, cut to order,  delivery. Call 886-3779.       #26  FARM FRESH EQGS  $1.75/doz., free delivery Sat. in  Gibsons. 886-3001. #26  HAY FOR SALE  New Hay $3.50     Old Hay $2.50  885-9357  TFN  Regular size ladies' Philips bicycle, $45. Ph. 886-2366 eves.  #26  A Gift for Father! Leeward  Clothing Group in the mall. Cotton  Golf shirts, Special, $16.  886-2715. #24  For Sale  1 Farmer Partner, model F55 & 1  Pioneer, model 120 OA chainsaw,  exc. running order, $125 ea.  886-9265. #24  TD9 crawler loader with winch,  $6800.886-2459. #26  2-23" frame 10 speeds; 1-21"  frame, $75 ea. OBO; l-'Bali-B-  Que' charcoal BBQ, $20; 1  child's walker, $3; 1 child's crib,  $60,885-5717. #24  Brand new satellite receiving  system, comp. $700 or trade for  good 110 Honda bike. 886-9010.  #26  SOLAR CHARGERS  Solar battery chargers from 5-48  watts, priced from $135. Soltek  Solar Energy Ltd., phone  592-1957. #26  Brown chesterfield & chair, $50.  885-4516. #26  Girls' Norco 5-speed bike, as  new, $75 030. Phone 886-7378.  #24  Jenny waste oil furnace, 110,000  BTU forced air, plus 500 gal.  tank & 250 gal. tank, all $1500.  886-8073. #24  Autos  1976 GMC % Ton, rebuilt eng.,  350 4V, crush velvet int., $2400  OBO. 886-7823. #24  1979 Vz Ton Ford Econollne window van, excellent tires,'running  cond., $1600.886-2622.   #TFN  '83 Chev. Suburban. Silverado,  fully equipped, trailer towing,  $10,750.885-9589. #24  78 Pinto, low mileage, no rust,  $1850 OBO. 886-8287. #24  78 Chev van, new suspension,  cam., time chain, renew carb.,  head, brakes, muf.; tire, cas.  deck, sunrf., must sell, $2500.  883-9918 eves. #24  75 Dodge Dart, gd. cond., $700  firm. 886-2342, ph. btwn. 5-8  pm. #25  [Wl'lli'-T '���'" ' ���"  Coast  uto  ENTAL  Sales A   885-2030  Rentals *pL77n  78 GMC van, some rust, gd.  mech. condition, $475.  886-3675. #25  1968 Volkswagen Beetle, 70,000  original miles, $350 OBO: Phone  886-7237. #25  78 Ford PU, F250, auto A-1 con-  dition. 886-9959 aft. 6.  #25  73 Beetle, in running condition,  $400,886-7592. #25  72 Chev 4x4, 6" lift, lots of new  pts., propane pwr., $4500 OBO.  Ross 883-9581. #25  1975 Olds Cutlass, runs great,  rusty, $350.886-9324.        #25  1976 Ford pickup, % Ton, asking $500.886-8086. #26  77 Honda Civic, sunroof, new  brakes, muffler, etc., must sell.  886-8009. #26  '64 VW Bug, running, needs  work, $150. Robin, 885-9397  after 6 pm. #26  74 Maverick, fully reconditioned, new paint, new tires, $1500.  886-9131. #26  1972 Datsun 240Z, blue, good  condition in & out, mags &  snows, $3250 OBO. 886-8763.  #26  Ford 390 engine & trans., $450  ' OBO. 886-3955. #26  1978 Jeep Cherokee 4x4, $3000  firm. 886-7198. #26  351 c. rebuilt engine, $450.  886-3048. #24  '66 Jaguar MKII, 3.8 I., 4 dr.,  53,000 miles, all orig. equip.,  needs restore., $2000 OBO.  886-8073. #24,  72 Chevy Van, 6 std., good  tires, looks & runs good,- no oil  burn; $675 OBO. 885-4708 after  6pm. #24  74 Dart Swinger, 2 dr.. HT,  auto, runs & looks good, recent  tune-up, $650. 885-4708 after 6  pm.  . '- #24  '64 Int'l. Loadstar 1800 dump  truck, TO yd. steel box, tandem  axle, 4/5 tranx., hyd; brakes,  gas eng., spare rims, new rings,  brgs. & valve grind, $2500.  886-8073. #24  Marine.  OUTBOARDS FOR SALE  ;9.9-25-70 HP 1982-1986, exc.  cond., exc. price. Lowes Resort,  883-2456. TFN  26'  Rawson  sloop,  sleeps 4,  stove & head, CB. VHF, fully  equipped, good cond. 886-8231.  #24  Wanted: manifold, '69-79. 4  cyl., 110 marine Volvo motor.  886-8039,886-2013. #24  t  Motor Carrier Licensed  & Insured  BOAT HAULING  -W.W. UPHOLSTERY &-  -BOAT TOPS LTD.���  886-7310  637 Wyngaert Rd.,  Gibsons  I/O Merc, leg, newly rebuilt, fits  120 or 140 HP; also 120 HP. 4  cyl. eng., carb, dist., start.,  manifold, heat riser, hydraulics,  complete w/back plate pkg.  886-2802 aft. 6 pm. #24  Fun & fitness Laser 18' sliding  seat fibreglass rowing shell, easy  to row & very fast, $1100.  885-3881. #24  21* Olympic Sports Fisherman,  deep V, 302 V8, I/O, cutty cabin,  full soft top, live bait tank, VHF,  downrigger, exc. fishing boat,  $6000.437-5004, Bby.        #24  Wanted: sturdy, stable, easy to  row boat, w/oars, good condition. 885-5363. #24  Campers  Motorhomes  HIGGS MARINE  SURVEYS LTD  Insurance Claims  Condition and Valuation  Surveys  Phone 885-9425  : or 885-3643  26' travel trailer, immac. cond.,  very clean, 1 bdrm., sep. kitchen  & bathroom, $3900 OBO.  885-3847. #24  8'x40* Champion trailer, $3700.  883-2783. #25  11 ft. camper, sips. 4, flush  toilet, 3-way fg., stove, furnace,  hyd. jacks, exc. cond., $3500 or  trade for small trailer. 886-7927.  #26  72 Ton camper, good cond., asking $700.885-1959. #26  35 ft. Coachman 5th wheel, good  cond., large 4 pc. bath, all appl..  A-1, $11,500 OBO. 885-7040  eves. #26  *!%$  ^  24' Spencer, fully covered cabin  cru., 390 cu. in. eng., 270 Volvo  leg, mech. sound, $6500. Call  after 6,886-9192. #24  Wanted - 4 to 9.9 HS outboard in  good cond. Phone 885-7286. #25  .19' FG boat, cuddy cabin, 115  ' Merc., depth s7,CB radio, trailer;  16'   Frontiersman  fig.   canoe.  886-3940. #25  14' Thornes alum, with oars,  $425; styrofoam billets:  19"x40"x45". $25 ea., 10 or  more,, $22.50; 8"x40"x45",  $10 ea., 10 or more, $8.  883-2368. #26  14' Thermoglass deep V, sleeper  seats, new top, 35 HP Evinrude,  trailer, $3200. 885-2765.     #26  8'x24' plywood skiff. Phone  885-7277. #26  21' Fibreform, 170 Volvo, depth  finder, CB, sleeps 6, $4500.  886-8451.. #26 ;  '82 Northpassage 39 ft. tri-cabin  trawler with 11 ft. tender & 25 HP  Mariner. Sutherland Marine,  883-1119. #24  SUMMER FUN!  13' Enterprise sailing dinghy, excellent condition. 886-2246. #26  7 *&}��.'*  _*?s?��v^r  ���>*'  i-.__  &;  >  'n  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.  i__  _i  Minimum '5** par 3 lint insertion.  Each additional line '1��'. Use our economical list  walk trie rata. Pre-pay your ad for 2 weeks & get the  third week FREE.  THE FOLLOWING CLASSIFICATIONS ARE FREE  Birth Announcements. Lost and Found  For PHONE-IN Classifieds  ClH 885-3930  PAYMENT must be received  by NOON SATURDAY  for Monday publication  MASTERCARD and VISA ACCEPTED  type  _s��_^-  S��P  Please mail to:  COAST NEWS Classified. Box 460, Gibsons, BC VON 1VO  or bring in person to one of our  j  Friendly People Places  Minimum *5 per 3 line Insertion  I  NO. OF ISSUES  11  I  1  1 1  INI  1  1  1  1  1  ! 1  1  1  1  ���   r-r���1���r���1  r5L  1 1  I  II  1 1  1 1  1  1 1  1 1  l'��|  1  1  1  1  1  .1  1-7       "  ��� '���L-  1 1  1 1  1  1  1  ��� i���r  r..-  I  1  !�����  1  1 1  1 1  1 1 1  MM  1 1  1 1 1  1  1  I  I  I  I  CLASSIFICATION: e.g. For Sale, For Rent, etc.  I  ���J 22.  Coast News, June 15,1987  Mobile Homes  Mobile home space available.  Sunshine Coast Mobile Home  Park. 886-9826. TFN  Space available, Bonniebrook  Trailer Park, 886-2887.        TFN  Mptorcyclfes-  1981 Suzuki DS185 Enduro,  street legal, $425 OBO. Ross,  883-9581. #25  '82 Honda XR100, exc. cond.,  bought brand new in '84, $550  OBO. 886-2529. #25  '82 Honda 450T, elec. start,  3500 miles, 2 helmets, like new,  $950 OBO. 886-9480. #26  '83 Honda Nighthawk 450, c/w  2 helmets, must sell, $1150 OBO.  885-9533 or 886-3955.        #26  1983 Yamaha XS650, very good  condition, $1200. 885-7190. #24  1978 Honda 750X, excellent condition, 13,000 kms, faring &  bags, $1500 OBO. 886-8016  after 6 pm., #26  79 Honda CM400 Twin, windshield, crash bar, back rest,  good cond. 886-8707. #26  24.  Wanted to Rent  2 bdrm. hse. or apt. for relocated  prof, cpl., pref. FP, W/D, W/W,  $400 range. Call Pia, 886-2201  btwn. 9-5, 886-3322aft. 6.  #26  N/S prof, woman wants apt. or  cottage close to Lower Gibsons/  ocean, $350 max, refs., lease  OK. 886-3040. #24  Tent trailers for family reunion on  Sunshine Coast, Aug. 1 & 2/87.  886-9892. #26  2-4 bdrm. house, lower Gibsons  if poss., Aug. 1, N/S, refs.,  lease OK. 886-3040. #26  For Rent  TEREDO SQUARE  Quality office space to lease,  negotiable terms and rates, many  areas can be sub-divided to suit,  elevator, carpeted, air conditioning. To view phone 885-4466.  TFN  Comm. Hall/equipment for rent in  Roberts Creek. Ph. Yvonne,  885-4610, 7-10 pm. #TFN  Home for special sr. or couple,  executive Gibsons view home,  peaceful, loving family will serve  great meals & 24 hr. TLC.  886-3078. #24  Wanted - responsible adult to  share furnished 3 bdrm. home in  Lower Gibsons. 886-8768.    #24  Cozy 1 bdrm. & Vz bdrm. for office, sewing, guests? Conv. location, carpets, curtains, $250.  886-9326. #25  FOR RENT  2 New Stores  500 sq. It.  16 ft. Frontage  ���350 P/M  Month to Month  or Lease  Awning Name Strip Included.  Good Traffic Location  Also 3 other stores  960 to 1290 sq. ft.  CEDAR PLAZA MALL  Call Randy Thomson  United Realty  736-3831  2 bdrm. cabin in Roberts Creek,  suit single person, refs. req.,  $290/m. Phone 886-8104.   #25  3 bedroom house, 2 up, one  down, 2 bathrooms, full basement, large garage & sundeck, 3  appl., beautiful view, lower Gibsons, long-term lease available,  refs. req., $495/m. Reply Box  247, c/o Coast News, Box 460,  Gibsons. #26  Garden apt. in house, South Fletcher, avail. July 1, refs., $295.  Collect 926-5353. #24  3 bdrm. family home located off  Pratt, avail. Aug. 1, refs., $475.  886-2523. #26  '2 bdrm. ste., Gower Pt. area,  covered parking, $420/m. inc.  Util. 886-7550 9 to 9. #26  2 bdrm. duplex, unfurnished.  886-8532 evenings. #24  Furn. bsmt. bach, ste., quiet,  workj.ng person. 885-5532.   #26  Part-Time Employment  Secretarial/Clerical Relief  First Aid/Security Relief  Canadian Forest Products Ltd., Howe Sound Pulp Division, is  seeking a Part-Time Secretarial/Clerical person and a Part-  Time First Aid/Security person for its 620 tonnes per day  bleach kraft pulp operation at Port Mellon.  Both positions supply relief for the respective departments for  reasons of vacation or other leaves of absence.  First Aid/Security applicants must hold a valid Industrial First  Aid certificate.  Secretarial/Clerical applicants must have qualified skills in  secretarial and accounting basics. Preference will be given to  those with experience in word processing.  Interested persons should forward a resume outlining their  qualifications and experience, no later than Friday, June 19,  1987 to the address shown below:  Industrial Relations Supervisor  Canadian Forest Products Ltd.  Howe Sound Pulp Division  Port Mellon, BC, VON 2S0  School District No. 46  (Sunshine Coast)  VACANCY  Continuing Education  The position of full-time Coordinator of Continuing Education  will become vacant effective  January 1, 1988 for a period of  six months.  The successful candidate will also  be offered employment for two  days per week from September  1st, 1987 to December 30th,  1987 to provide a period of orientation. (The incumbent Mrs. Ricki  Moss will, during this period,  work a three-day week).  This competition will favour the  candidate who possesses: Administrative experience; Leadership and interpersonal skills; Experience in field of Adult - Community Education.  Applications and current resumes  should be submitted not later  than Monday, June 22, 1987.  A job description and details on  remuneration for this temporary  position can be obtained on request from:  The Office of the Superintendent  School District No. 46  (Sunshine Coast)  PO Box 220  Gibsons, BC VON 1V0  886-8811  #24  Yr. round condo maint., grounds  and parking lot, starling July 1.  886-8293. #24  Help yourself! Update your  resume. Call Arbutus Office Services, 885-5212. #26   . rf-r���;   Retired person to take over house  for approx. 6 weeks, from about  July 15, must be non-smoker &  non-drinker. Replies to Box 248,  c/o Coast News, Box 460, Gibsons. #26  Exp. cook req., steady work. Call  883-2269 or apply at Ruby Lake'  Restaurant. #24  Required part-time help in video  store, apply in person, Kern's  Home Furnishings. #24  Work Wanted  Hardwood floors resanded and  finished. Work guaranteed. Free  est. Phone 885-5072. TFN  PEERLESS TREE  SERVICE LTD.  Topping - Limbing - Danger Tree  Removal, Insured, Guaranteed  Work. Free estimates. 885-2109.  TFN  Handyman - Carpentry, yard  work and all home repairs,  reasonable rates, free estimates.  Ph. 886-2835. #25  No Sweat Powerwash  john john 885-5594  #25  CARPENTER  Renovations, sundecks, fences,  reasonable & reliable. 886-3444  or 886-9324. #25  Builder, plumber, electrician, 35  yrs. exp., free est. Tom Constable. 886-3344. #25  Gardening & re-landscaping &  lawn maintenance, reasonable &  reliable. Rick, 886-9126.      #26  Will do odd jobs, complete car  cleaning, cutting of lawns &  bushes, also have 4WD w/winch  & trailer for hauling. 886-3313.  #26  TREE TOPPING  Tree removal, limbing and falling,  insured, reasonable rates. Jeff  Collins, 886-8225. #26  SELLIT��STER  With A Classified  Child Care  Mother of 1 will babysit in my  home on Rosamund Rd. weekdays. 886-2638. #24  Daycare, my home, infants and  toddlers welcome. Call  886-7877, ask for Marg.      #24  Babysitter wanted immediately,  our home, 1 child, Gibsons area.  886-3538. #24  ^0-      Business  Opportunities  Public   transit   business.  886-2268 or 886-3595, Tarry.  TFN  Legal  Pesticide Use Permit No.  103213/87/88 has been  issued to British Columbia  Forest Products Ltd., 20580  Maple Crescent, Maple Ridge,  B.C., Telephone 465-9137 for  the purpose of stump treatment with Glyphosate of scattered patches of big leaf maple  and red alder encroaching on  planted conifers in approx.  300 hectares' of plantation in  the Narrows Inlet operating  division. Project scheduled to  commence after Sept. 15/87  and to finish before Oct.  15/87. Copies of permit and  map of treatment area may be  examined at the B.C. Forest  Service District Office,  J Sechelt, B.C.    NOTICE  Mr. William H. Martin, a retired  Mechanical Superintendent, has  applied for a 150 square metre  Crown Land lease.  This   lease   is   in   Quarry   Bay,  Nelson Island. It commences at a  post planted at the South-East  corner of Lot 7, Plan J-160-72(2)  DL 3794 GP 1, N.W.D.; thence 14  metres N. 70�� East; thence 10  metres N. 43" West; thence 16  metres S. 244�� West.  The   intentional   use   is   for   a  private float and ramp.  Comments  concerning  the application may be made to the office of the Senior Land Officer,  4240 Manor Street, Burnaby, BC  V5G 1B2.  W.H. Martin,  Box 1888 Parksviile, BC  VOR 2S0 Phone 248-2390  NCLSO/J /SlflHD  QllfiRR)/  3*y  LAND ACT  NOTICE OF INTENTION TO APPLY FOR A  DISPOSITION OF CROWN LAND  In Land Recording District of New Westminster and situated  near Port Mellon, B.C.  Take notice that Fleetwood Forest Products Ltd., occupation  Contract Log Sorting and Booming, intends to apply for  Special Use Permit over the following lands:  That portion of vacant Crown Land immediately West and  South of the Northwest corner of District Lot 1462 and East of  the Port Mellon Highway, containing 1.0 ha. more or less.  The purpose for which the disposition is required is equipment storage.  Comments concerning this application may be made to the office of the Senior Land Officer, 4240 Manor Street, Burnaby,  BCV5G1B2.   "7  Tnoen8tov6H  fl  CHAHtJEL  1:20,000  Appli/ato*/ Arca  (1.0 hit)  \  ���o   b.L/462  INVITATION TO TENDER  SECHELT INDIAN BAND  BAYVIEW SUBDIVISION  HOUSING 1987  Sealed Tenders marked 'Tender  for the Sechelt Indian Band,  Bayview Subdivision Housing  1987' will be received at the office of the Sechelt Indian Band,  Sunshine Coast Highway,  Sechelt, BC up to 2 pm local  time, Tuesday,. June 30, 1987.  The work involves the construction of nine houses complete  with hook-up to utilities.  Contract Documents may be examined at the Sechelt Indian  Band Office in Sechelt and in  Burnaby at The Other Planroom  Ltd., 4140 Dawson Street.  Contract Documents will be  available for pickup by interested general contractors at  the offices of Sechelt Indian  Band, Sunshine Coast Highway,  Sechelt, BC VON 3A0 upon  deposit of $100 per set. Deposit  will be refunded upon return of  documents in accordance with  Article 4 of Instructions to  Tenderers.  Enquiries may be directed to Mr.  H. Warren Paull, Councillor and  Housing Authority Trustee at the  Band Offices in Sechelt. Phone  from Vancouver 688-3017 or  from Sechelt 885-2273.  Tenders must be accompanied  by the specified Bid Bond or certified cheque payable to the  Sechelt Indian Band.  The lowest or any tender will not  necessarily be accepted.  Chief Thomas Paul  Sechelt Indian Band Office  Sunshine Coast Highway  Sechelt, BC VON 3A0  #24  LrU>^?{        '        **  ' ftL,~   % **  [r /        '���} *  Katie Angermyer and her protoges presented a charming violin recital at the Arts Centre last week.    ;  ���Ken Collins photo  COAST NEW3 CLASSIFIEDS GIVE YOU SOMETHING  V   '������'>*'- ~V   T-  -*X. . i"�� '**  ,) k  J:  Hot Scoop on  Advertising fn the  Coast News Classifieds  Extra! Extra! Get more for your  advertising dollar when you use  Sunshine Coast News Classified Ads.  Sell It Faster! Sell It Cheaper!  Now, through July 4  th  Get 2  for   $|  only    I  *''.  more  Buy one Classified Ad* (uptimes)  at the regular price of $5.00  Get the second week for only   $1 -00 more  Third week FREE (optional)   That's 3 weeks for just $6.00  Receive a $400 coupon  towards the purchase of your next Coast News Classified Ad,  when you choose to run your classified ads for just one week.  Sit. f    <,' >  _____  Place your ad in our Classified Section today.  ;    Phone 88*2622 or 885-3930 or  Drop by any off our Friendly People Places.  IN PENDER HARBOUR  Pacifica Pharmacy #2 8832668  ' AC Building Supplies 883-9551  IN HALFMOON BAY  B & J Store 865-9435  IN SECHELT  Books & Stuff  (Trail Bay Centre) 885-2625  The Coast News  (Cowrie Street) 885-3930  IN DAVIS BAY  Peninsula Market 885-9721  IN WILSON CREEK  Wilson Creek  Campground 885-5937  IN ROBERTS CREEK  Seaview Market 885-3400  IN GIBSONS  B & D Sports  (Sunnycrest Mall) 886-4635  The Coast News  (behind Dockside Pharmacy) 686-2622  Ads must be prepaid.  BLANKET CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING  These Ads appear in the more than 70 Newspapers of the B.C. and Yukon Community  Newspapers Association and reach more than 900,000 homes and a potential two million readers.  $129. for 25 words  ($3. per each additional word) Call The  at  to place one.  AUTOMOTIVE  EDUCATIONAL  FOR SALE MISC.  HELP WANTED  REAL ESTATE  '87 F-250 4x4's $269./mo. 48  months. TP - $12,912. 1-800-  663-6933. DL 8196.   Hundreds in stock ready for  immediate delivery. Easy  payment, nothing down  OAC. Buy or lease any Ford  Truck. Call Norm or Ted  collect (604)294-4411.  DL8105.   Ford Trucks, Big or Small.  We lease or sell them all.  Easy payments, nothing  down OAC. Call Wally or  Ray collect (604)294-4411.  Free delivery. DL8105.  BUSINESS  OPPORTUNITIES   For Sale well established,  waterbed new and used business, operated 10 years,  $14,000 in stock. Write to  Box 600, Revelstoke, B.C.  VOE 2S0. Serious inquiries  only.   Video - Earn extra revenue.  Convenience stores, gas stations, general stores - we  supply turnkey video rental  business within your store  on a profit-sharing basis. No  money down. Phone or  write: Video Renter, 4228  Manor Street, Burnaby,  B.C. V5G 1.B_. (604)439-  1580.   Rec-Vehicle Saies, parts,  service in sunny Shuswap.  Widow anxious to sell business, building with apart-  Box 406, Salmon Arm,  VOE   2T0.   Call   832-  ment  B.C.  4900.  Needlecraft Lovers! Earn  money selling Panda Stitch-  craft. Good income and fun,  too! Representatives needed  in rural communities. Station "B", Box 1654, Regina,  Sask. S4P 3C4.  Auction School ��� 15th year,  1400 graduates. Courses  April, August & December.  Write Western Canada  School of Auctioneering,  Box 687, Lacombe, Alta.  TOC 1SO. (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.  Diploma correspondence.  Free calendar. High School  up-grading, accounting,  management, administration, secretarial, computers.  Established 1964. National  College, 444 Robson, Vancouver, 688-4913, toll free  1-800-387-1281, 24 hours.  EQUIPMENT AND  MACHINERY   Diesel electric portable shingle mill. Rebuilt. Gen. set,  Rebuilt shingle machine,  complete filing room, mounted on 40' china top trailer.  Very portable. $20,000. firm.  826-1757 after 6 p.m.  Pacific Forklift Sales. Western Canada's largest independent used forklift dealer.  Dozens of good used electric, gas, propane, diesel,  4x4. Terry Simpson (604)  533-5331 Eves (604)535-  1381.   FOR SALE MISC.   Free six week trial subscription to Western Report, the  weekly news magazine that  gives you a concise western  perspective on the news.  Call 1-800-661-9666 exten-  sion 253 today.   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.   .Montreal Military Surplus:  Workshirts $2.75, work-  pants $3.50, workboots $15.  For catalog, send $2. (reimbursed first order): Military  Surplus, Box 243, St. Timo-  thee, Quebec. JOS 1X0.  GARDENING   Greenhouse & Hydroponic  equipment, supplies. Everything you need. Best quality, super low prices.  Greenhouses $169., Halides  $105. Over 3,000 products  in stock! Send $2. for info  pack & Free magazine to  Western Water Farms, 1244  Seymour St., Vancouver, B.C. V6B 3N9. 1-604-  682-6636.   HELP WANTED  Wanted for new General  Motor Dealership, an experienced, aggressive salesman  for immediate employment.  Send details to Box 1540,  Merritt, B.C. VOK 2B0.  Opportunity to relocate. Antique Boat Builders & Refin-  ishers required in popular  Central Ontario region. Reply to Duke Marine, Box  355, Port Carling, Ontario.  POB UP.   Train for Apartment/Condo  Management. Correspondence or in-class. Earn up to  $2,400/p.m. Phone 681-5456  or write R.M.T.I., 901-700  West Pender, Vancouver,  B.C. V6C 1G8. Ministry of  Labour approved.   Experienced typesetter for  busy commercial print shop  in Banff. Must be able to  set-up complicated forms  with accuracy. Full-time position. (403)762-2453 days, 1-  403-762-2881 eves.   Housewives, Mothers and  interested persons needed  immediately to sell Toys and  Gifts for National Home Party Plan. No investment, deliveries or money collection.  Call (519)258-7905.   Overseas Jobs paying high  salaries are now available in  many interesting and exciting places including The  Canadian North, Middle  East and Africa. Many have  tax free salaries and attractive benefits. All skills required. For information  write: Overseas, Suite 472,  7305 Woodbine Ave., Dept.  M.S., Markham, Ont. L3R  3V7.   NOTICES '  Fraser River Placer Consultants: For a precise confidential evaluation of your  plant recovery . system and  claim. Contact Chris Kind,  Box 538, Clinton, B.C. VOK  1KO. 459-2271. .  PERSONALS   Dates Galore. For all ages*  and unattached. Thousands  of members anxious to meet  you. Prestige Acquaintance  es. Call, Toll Free 1-800-  263-6673. Hours: 9 a.m. to 7  p.m.  30 1-10 Acre lots, ideal for  gardening or hobby farms,  just off Hwy. 1 West of  Kamloops on the Thompson  River. Call 373-2282.  SERVICES  ICBC Personal Injury  Claims? Carey Linde, Lawyer, 14 years, 1650 Duran-  leau, Vancouver. Phone collect 0-684-7798 for Free How  to Information: ICBC Claims  and Awards. "We work only  for you - never for ICBC,  and you pay us only after we  ���collect." Affiliated Offices In  Campbell River, Kamloops,  Kelowna, Victoria, Nanaimo,  Williams    Lake,    Nelson,  Prince George.   Macintosh Computer owners. Over 800 items software hardware accessories  games etc. Free catalogue.  Mapleleaf Mail Order  House, 5375 Alderley, Victoria. 658-8481. Toll Free  1-800-663-7577.  TRAVEL  '���Summer Camp". Three  exciting programs. Horse,  Motorcycle and Sailboard  camp. Transportation from  most major cities. For more  information call Circle "J"  Ranch - 791-5545, 100 Mile  House, B.C.   Summer Special - Greater  Vancouver. $59.95/double.  Totally refurbished rooms.  10% discount with this ad.  The New Royal Towers, New  Westminster, B.C. 1-800-  663-1818. Skytrain two  blocks.  REAL ESTATE  WANTED  Westbridge, B.C. 37A riverfront horse ranch. Fenced,  irrigated, 1200 sq. ft. log  house. Hywy, school bus.  Negotiable. Write or call,  Bud Wheeler, Box 38, West-  bridge, B.C. VOH 2B0. (604)  446-2294.  Wanted: "Eaton's Vi Century Club" square men's  wristwatches. Will pay $750  and up. Also want old Rolex  and Patek Phillip wristwatches as well as large accumulations of old wristwatches. Write B. Walsh,  173 Queen St. E., Toronto,  Ont. M5A 1S2. Coast News, June 15,1987  23.  can't explain tax rise  'Crusader of the Year' Wade Chester, with his Mom Mary Chester  and Unit Commander Jim Dorst. Crusaders is a local group run by  the Penticostal Church for Gibsons boys and girls age seven to 14.  This award is won each year for achievement both in badge work  and personal conduct. Runner-up was Hilary Dorst.  ���Detty Edgecombe photo  SCRD upset  Fluctuating assessments, a  loss of the machinery and  equipment tax, and shifting in  budget categories has left some  Sunshine Coast residents with a  whopping increase in taxes and  regional district directors are  hearing about it.  At last week's meeting of the  Sunshine Coast Regional District (SCRD) a letter was received from Greg deMontreve of  Sechelt, expressing his  displeasure in the recent increase in his taxes.  "Perhaps you feel that  reading about the circus of your  get togethers where you toss  billingsgate at one another and  anyone impertinent enough to  question any of your actions is  sufficient value to me to merit  your existence in the style you  want to become accustomed to  enjoy. It isn't," he wrote.  No second minibus  Although the expansion of  the minibus service on the Sunshine Coast has been at the top  of the funding priority list of the  B.C. Transit Board for three  years, the Sunshine Coast  Regional District board received  notice at last week's meeting  that there will be no funding for  a second minibus this year.  In her letter to the district,  Municipal Affairs Minister Rita  Johnston assured the board that  "I and the B.C. Transit Board  of Directors remain committed  to the timely implementation of  all outstanding requests on the  funding priority list."  Area A Director Gordon Wilson called the response "extremely unfortunate" and commented, "I don't think they can  be aware of the urgency of the  need for this service."  He suggested that the  regional district write a letter to  the minister "expressing our extreme disappointment."  But Chairman Jim Gurney  questioned whether that was  ; adequate.  "We may have to go  further," he said. "We have  people paying taxes for this who  don't have access to the service.  Langdale  to host  open house  The Sunshine Coast Regional  ', District will be hosting an open  .' house from 7 pm to 9 pm on  ; Wednesday, June 17, 1987 in  : the library at Langdale Elemen-  ; tary   School   to   acquaint  ; residents with the draft West  Howe Sound Waste Management Plan and the draft West  Hose Sound Official Community Plan.  The Waste Management Plan  will apply to the West Howe  Sound Area (Town of Gibsons  and Electoral Areas E and F). It  has been formulated by consulting engineers with input  from provincial agencies. It incorporates planning and  technical considerations as well  as public input received at the  May 28, 1986 open house in  Gibsons.  The plan provides for continuation of on-site sewage  disposal in Electoral Areas E  and Fj with a minimum parcel  size requirement of half acre  and larger for subdivision purposes. The Town of Gibsons  would be served by its community sewer system. The plan  also suggests regular shoreline  water quality monitoring,  holding tank regulations for  boats and encourages regular  septic tank pump-outs.  The West Howe Sound Community Plan, which received  amended second reading on  June 11, 1987, is based on a  technical background document  prepared by the Regional  District, comments received  from provincial agencies, and  input obtained from citizens  through initial drafts of a settlement plan and through a "resident's planning committee''. It  applies to the settled portions of  Electoral Area F and presents  goals, objectives, and policies  for future growth and development.  Maybe we should opt out."  Director Jack Marsden  agreed, "People in Tuwanek  don't have access to it. It's  useless. I think we should get rid  of it."  Wilson however -^disagreed  saying that the service wasn't  useless, only inadequate, while  Gibsons Alderman Norm Peterson said that the service was being abused.  Asked for clarification of his  comment in an interview last  Friday, Peterson told the Coast  News that while he wasn't sure  what use was specified in the bylaw covering the minibus, he  had always assumed it was for  the use of older people and  those who didn't drive.  "I see people taking it simply  as a convenience," he said and  pointed out that it is in competition with the privately owned  Gibsons minibus service.  The issue was referred to the  Transportation Committee.  Directors said they had been  receiving angry phone calls  from residents whose assessments had gone up or down  with no explanation of what's  happening.  Chairman Jim Gurney told  the meeting that the recent  changes in assessments and  other factors make it impossible  to explain increases on a general  basis.  In order to help people figure  out what's happening, the  SCRD has set up a small program where people can bring in  this year's tax notice and last  year's tax notice and a staff  member will explain what has  happened on an individual  basis.  He also reminded directors  that things won't necessarily improve next year because the provincial government has already  announced that they will be taking a bigger bite of the rural  taxes collected. This year the  amount taken by the province  to cover rural roads and policing was 13 mils, next year it will  be increased to 17 mils.  Things are also looking bad  for resort owners. In a letter  received later at the same  meeting, the Village of Telkwa  wrote to bring the SCRD's attention to the fact that the new  provincial budget states:  "Effective September 30,  1988, for taxation in 1989, the  preferential tax treatment of  seasonal resort properties will  be eliminated. Seasonal resorts  will be taxed in the same way as  other commercial properties."  Directors were uncertain of  how many property owners on  the Sunshine Coast would be affected and agreed that they  needed more information  before they could assess the  local impact of that change.  Before the end of the meeting, Chairman Jim Gurney  served notice that he would be  introducing a motion to be sent  to the Union of B.C. Municipa  lities (UBCM) convention "that  the UBCM undertake to study  how taxes are spent that are  raised from rural taxation."  He said that Richard Taylor,  Executive Director of the  UBCM, had told him that such  a study was done by the provincial government several years  ago but they had refused to  release the results.  Thinking of Father?  THINK TIDEUNE  the new (HjHusqvarna  CHAINSAW  Complete with 16  bar & chain  not  exactly  as Illustrated  ONLY  $  299  95  DORHN BOSCH  LOGGING * MARINE LTD.  Van, Toll Free  684-0933  885-4141  Wharf Rd.  Sechelt  VACATION SPECIALS  TUNE-UP*  INCLUDES REPLACE PLUGS,  CHECK CAP, ROTOR,  FILTERS, SCOPE CHECK,  CHECK TIMING, CARB AND  CHOKE OPERATION.  4 CYL.  6 CYL.  8 CYL.  3995  4995  5995  LUBE OIL  FILTER*  SERVICE  5 LTS. OIL, NEW FILTER,  CHASSIS LUBRICATION,  CHECK ALL LIGHTS, BELTS,  HOSES, ETC.  $24  96  AIR  CONDITIONING*  PRESSURE AND TEST  SYSTEM, FUNCTION TEST  CONTROLS, EVACUATE  SYSTEM AND RECHARGE  WITH UP TO 3 LBS. OF  FREON  *49  96  *MOST CARS & TRUCKS  only at SUNSHINE GM  ttQ FQm THE __ �� __1_  FROM MONDAY 9 AM TIL SAT. 5 PM - FOR  EVERY NEW VEHICLE SOLD AND DELIVERED,  SUNSHINE GM WILL DONATE $200 TO TONY  DUFFY'S TRAVELLING EXPENSE FUND. TO  HELP INSURE TONY'S COACH WILL BE WITH  HIM IN PURSUIT OF THE 0^��ln��  Only 6 Days For This Golden Opportunity  PLUS 9 9%  $750^"OR 5  BACK  FINANCING  OAC  TONY DUFFY  Sunshine Coast Boxing Club  1982-1987  1984-1985  1985  1984.1986  1985.1987  1987  1987  Provincial Champion  Golden Boy  Emerald Boy  National Silver Medalist  National Gold Medalist  European Champion  California Golden Gloves Champion  ANYONE INTERESTED IN SUPPORTING  TONY WITH A DONATION,  PLEASE CONTACT TERRY DUFFY,  BARRY KRANGLE OR SUNSHINE GM.  WE WILL BE PLEASED TO PASS IT ON!  -i 24  Coast News, June 15,1987  The usual prize of $5 will be awarded the first correct entry drawn  which locates the above. Send your entries to reach the Coast  News, Box 460, Gibsons by Saturday of this week. Last week's winner was Brad Wigard who correctly located the 'Pig House' on  Chapman Road near the Haslett residence.  Mewhort calls  for restraint  SAVINGS ARE YOURS  SPECIAL INVENTORY  CLEARANCE ^&  Our most durable SUNDECKING  (the last deck covering  you'll need to buy)  sq. yd.  School Board Trustee Dave  Mewhort wants the School  Board to go back to restraint.  He will be bringing forth a motion at the next board meeting,  "That over the next four weeks  the board continue to meet in an  effort to make significant and  real cuts in the 1987/88 budget  so that this district can carry a  major surplus into the 1988/89  fiscal period, to avoid further  tax increases."  He states, "The current  school tax rate in School  District No. 46 had risen by 50.7  per cent for property owners  Gibsons to  restructure?  The Town of Gibsons has  received a $5000 grant from the  Ministry of Municipal Affairs  to conduct a study on the  feasibility of restructuring to expand the town's boundaries.  The announcement was made at  last week's meeting of the Planning Committee.  The study was originally  recommended in the Gibsons  Economic Strategy which was  completed earlier this year. In  her letter to the town, Minister  Rita Johnston suggested that  the town work closely with  ministry staff members when  implementing the study.  Clerk administrator Lorraine  Goddard told the Coast News  that meetings would soon be  held between ministry personnel  and Gibsons representatives to  establish guidelines for the  study, before a restructuring  committee is set up.  Burnside  resigns  from EDC  Gibsons Chamber of Commerce representative John  Burnside has resigned from the  Economic Development Commission (EDC).  In a letter to the Sunshine  Coast Regional District (SCRD)  received at their meeting last  week, Burnside said, "My role  on the commission as I saw it  was to provide continuity  following the able contribution  made by former Acting Chairman Barry Wilbee. It is my  judgement that the transition  from the original commission to  the present is now complete."  The SCRD will now be requesting that the Gibsons  Chamber send a list of three  people from which they will  select a new representative.  Sechelt Alderman Joyce  Kolibas moved that the board  send Burnside a letter accepting  his resignation and expressing  their gratitude for the work he's  done. The motion passed  unanimously.  b) ourUS  weel  y     A  jKeno  \on_  �� ^dC���.  cleaned.  Bom  jmp It now.  miebrook  ��� _.    ��� .___*  Industries  886-7064  whose tax assessed value has remained constant, and has risen  by 37 per cent on the average. I  continue to maintain that these  increases are unacceptably  high."  He believes that next year's  budget will have to be cut by  $1.4 million simply to prevent  further increases.  NAIRN COSYTREAD  Lay-Flat, Stay-Flat vinyl,  75 mils thick, Reg. $16.95  Check out this one!  ���aassasBsar  sq. yd.  of  40-50 yard half rolls.  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