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 Provincial Library,  Victoria, ._. C.  GOLDEN CUP AWARD  COFFEE  at DANNY'S  COFFEE  HOUSE  &  MOTEL  Gibsons  ~ Ph.   886-9815  SERVING THE GROWING SUNSHINE COAST ��� Ph. 886-2622  Published in Gibsons, B^a Volume 20, Number 20, May 19, 1966.  7c per copy  TWILIGHT THEATRE  PROGRAM PAGE  10  ��� Ph.  886-2827  As they passed the reviewing stand in Saturday's Music Festival parade  committee formed  At a meeting Tuesday  night in iSechelt, a regional  district committee 'of 20 was  organized^ eight /electoral  areas defined in the district  from >Port Mellon to Jervis  Inlet and initial objectives  were area planning, garbage  collection (and disposal, fire  protection and an area water supply.  The {meeting was held Jit  the Hospital cottage following a meeting on Wednesday  night of last week, (story on  page 5) when it Was decided  to abolish the federal RDA  committee in favor of a regional (district committee.  This was .'changed at Tues-  f *���_  day night's meeting. The  RDA committee ^continues  as such and another committee with some of the  . same people on it was formed to tackle ithe regional district (issue.  It was also announced that  Hon. iFrank Richter  would   .  visit (the area on June 14.  Mr.     Richter,     agriculture  minister) heads the depart-  which is the provincial section of the federal government   iRural 7 Development  Administration.  Formation of a regional district for the area between Port  Mellon and Earl's Cove, headed  by   an   elected   policy   making  Water Hearing ends  decision awaited  Before a crowded municipal  chamber the Public Utilities  Commission .hearing opened  Monday on the application for  water made, by Norman Procknow, for the Sunnycrest Motel.  At the conclusion of ,the hearing which: started at about  11; a.m. and lasted till after 8  p.m-. the commission arranged  for lawyers of both sides to present ttheir summation . in Vancouver before the commission  delivered its ruling, which might  take ten days  in-PyJ. F. K. English was  commission^chairman with Lyle  Wicks as a; member of the commission and an unnamed engineer assisting wihen required.  Council memibers present were  Chairman Wes Hodgson and  Councillors Fred Feeney, Sam  Fladager, James Drummond  and Norman Mackay along with  the"'; municipal clerk, Charles  Gooding. Others present included Martin J.;J.:Dayton who prepared the water report for Gibsons council; Charles English,  Dick Kennett, Ewart McMynn  and Frank Lewis, real estate  men and Mrs. Peggy Volen,  school trustee.  A'Stenotype record ana a tape  recording were taken of the  proceedings. Three applications  were before the commission for  adjudication, the Norman Procknow one for Sunnycrest Motel,  one by Mrs. Elizabeth King and  the third by Mrs. I. J. McKechnie,, both of North Road. Colin  nuiniiiiitiiiimiminuiininmiiunfflnnaimmnuffluiiumnniRWi  FISH DERBY PRIZES  ,  Here are Gibsons Rod and  Gun club Ruby-Sakinaw lakes  Sunday fish derby winners:  First, Harold Neilson, Sechelt, .  4.14 lbs. (Ruby Lake) rod and  reel from Earl's; second, Fred  Holland, Gibsons, 3.9 lbs. (Saki-;  naw Lake) tackle box,-from  Earl's; hidden prize, Donna  Jay, Langdale, 14 oz., radar  lite, donated by Gibsons7 Automotive. There were 17 fish entered.  i\nuira��Qnniwuum��uuiuttUH��miiiraiuiuiniuuiiinwuuun. .  D. McQuarrie, legal representative of the Union of British Columlbia Municipalities represented Gibsons council and A. J.  McDonald, Vancouver, represented Mr. Procknow. ..'  ies.  , Mr.' Procknow. explained he  started construction of the motel July 1, 1965 and now he had  12 rooms and a snack bar ready  for use. Aided by his lawyerhe  showed how Midway Grocery,  the bowling alley, B.C. Telephone company office, iVLA  homes in Henry road vicinity,  Sunnycrest Shopping Plaza;1 the  drug store, a bakery and others  were getting water and because  he was not getting water discrimination was being shown.  During one part of the hearing when the chainman asked  Mr. Procknow whether he had  given any consideration to the  difficulties faced by the, village  Mr. Procknow intimated that he  was not concerned" with tihem  at all and if he wanted to put  up a 50 room hotel he would do  so.  Considerable discussion evolved around the real estate involved and how Mr. Procknow  ���would have access to the Farnham house water supply for the  motel. There was also discussion on the availability of a water supply from the P & W gravel workings, which Mr. Procknow said he had considered.  During Mr. Procknow's testimony he said he did not have a  building permit for construction  *of the motel.  The "case for the village council assisted by Mr. McQuarrie  included testimony from Charles  Gooding the village clerk, Martin. J. J. Dayton, engineer who  produced a water survey report  for the village, Chairman Wes.  Hodgson, Councillor Sam Fladager and Fred Holland, works  department.  The trend of the village case  was that council's policy was  that, it was forced to resist applications for water from outside the village because of the  limited supply and not through  discrimination  board which would regulate  and control area services, received approval at a. meeting  Wednesday night in Sechelt.  As a result the-ARDA com-  !mittee headed by Norman Wat-;  son of Sechelt is scheduled to  disband and take up the regional district idea. The meeting,  held in the elementary, school  activity hall with about 50 or  more persons/ present from all  regions, heard Chris Wood-  " ward, of the provincial department of municipal affairs expound on regional district possibilities available for the district. :'p  Functions of the elected regional district board would in-;  volve: r. y- ���������_ \. y. y,,-.. ��� yiyy- y -i rpp:,'  (a) Regional Planning, applicable to all ��� cost shared  by all, including 'broad-scale  land use planning.  (b) Ambulance service, applicable to municipalities., and  electoral areas, cost shared by  those units desiring it.  (c) Fire protection, or recreation centre or any other public  use facility or service, cost to  be shared by those areas who  desire the service.  The primary role among the  three roles of the regional district is to carry out any work  or service or impose such regu-  Museum to  open on Sat.  ' Elphinstone Pioneer Museum  Society announces the official  opening of its museum, in Gibsons Municipal Hall building on  South Fletcher road on Saturday, May 21. The ceremony will'  start at 2 p.m. with a ribbon  cutting following which the museum will be open for public inspection.  The society has labored diligently since, its inception to get  the museum organized and it  now contains quite a number of  exhibits which depict life as it  was in this area many years  ago.  lations    as     are necessary or  beneficial  to   citizens   at  large  within the whole region or for  two   or   more   member   areas.  ���  Examples are:  Water to mem-  jber' areas,    sewage    disposal,  "garbage      disposal,      regional  ���planning, hospital capital financ-  Art winners  . '������   Here are the /winners of the  sidewalk    painting    bee which  ^graced    the    fronts of various  .establishments on Gower Point  road this last three weeks:  Scenic:   Dick   Marsh,   moon-  alight or sunrise  scene;   second  ^ V. Chamberlin,    Indian    Head.  ^.Most   original:   R.   V.  .Wilson,  The PannixY; s2, D". Balkmill,- hot  rod;. Most   thought.' provoking,  1, Carol Gibsons End of World;  2, Mrs. Small abstract; junior  class: . 1, Mark Dober and  Stephen Lee; scenic: 2, Solnik  and Watson; 3, Lee Thomas and  W. Nelson. < Original, 1, Bobby  Barker, red figure; 2, Solnik  and Watson; 3, Winegarden and  Nelson..  Merchants selected three top  winners for cash prizes and  they were Dick Marsh, $25;  Mrs. Small, $15 and Mark Dober and Stephen Lee $10. Other  winners received a years membership in the Arts Council. In  the public vote there were 16.  votes.    .    '      .  These paintings are up for  sale and there are ten bids in  so far with more expected,  Phone Arthur Lisch at 886-2961  if interested.  GET YOUR GARDEN  For the fifth year in a row  the Sunshine Coast Kiwanis club  is sponsoring a garden contest.  Seeds are provided free by the  kind donation of Buckerfield's.  Entry forms and seeds can be  picked up at Gibsons Hardware  immediately.  Again there will be two age  groups for both girls and boys,  9-11 and 12-15. For further information see Ed Anderson,  Gibsons Hardware or Ozzie  Hincks  at 886-2471.  ing and ambulance ��� services.  Costs are shared among participating members on some  acceptable formula.  The second role is as a contractor for works or services  for individual member municipalities who have the authority  to enter into such contracts.  This applies to incorporated  municipalities and improvement districts only. Examples  are building inspection; engineering services, planning services, construct or maintain  water works, sewer and works,  and the central purchasing of  equipment and supplies. Full  ccsts borne by the contracting  member.  ��� The third-.role, is as -a municipal council in "a7 limited sensb  for small areas in unorganized  territory where there are too  few people to warrant local incorporation.  It could retail water or sewer  service or provide other local  services such as fire protection  and charge for them by general taxation, frontage tax or  user charges. Such works can  only be instituted by a benefiting area vote or in some instances by petition.  Selection of directors will be  on a population basis with a  voting unit representing 1,000  or less. The municipalities of  Gibsons and Sechelt would  have representation on the  board also on a population  basis. The size of the board  would be based on the number  of municipalities and electoral  areas involved.  SUPERFLUITY SALE  A superfluity and plant sale  (will be held at St. Bartholo-  Imew's Anglican Parish hall,  iNorth Road and Sunshine Coast  (Highway starting at 10 a.m. Friday, May 20. Convenors of the  isale report that everything one  will need can be found on the  tables of the superfluity sale.  Judging from past events a surprising array and assortment of  goods will be available.  Students  up in air  Thirty-six grade 7 students  from Sechelt with Mr. M. Mc-  Tavish and Miss Bell, their student, teacher, had a rewarding  excursion, to Vancouver last  Thurslay. Starting at the airport they were taken on a flight  iri a CPA turbo-prop Viscount,  around Howe Sound, along the  North Shore mountains-to Mission and back to Sea Island in  a big sweep over the Fraser  Valley.  On their return they were  shown over the CPA hangars  and watched .the everyday routine work of checking and preparing airliners for flight. Mr.  McTavish and his students were  ..enthusiastic* about the recep-  ���: tion given them by CPA?; '���:��� pppp--  Also-of' interest" was the visit  to the Sea Island meterological  station which will result in a  personal interest in weather  reports. They launched a hydrographic balloon and studied  modern research. equipment.  The afternoon brought civic  and social studies with a .visit  to the Vancouver police station  where they sat at a court session and inspected the building  including the jail cells.  Grade 7 students raised the  money for this trip, $120 bus  fare and $100 for the flight, by  the sale of hot dogs and a rummage sale, so as not to encroach  on their school budget for excursions and also allow another  class to make a trip this year  too.  90th  BIRTHDAY  Miss May Walker was the  guest of honor on May 10 at St.  Aidan's Parish Hall when  friends gathered to felicitate  'her on her 90th birthday.  She was seated in a comfortable chair and a card table  bearing many lovely gifts was  brought to her.  Tea and refreshments were  served by Mrs. M. Thyer and  Mrs. A. Attrill, and included a  cake, complete with candles  and decorated with pansies,  made by Mrs. T. S. Mallory.  Forty guests signed the autograph book.  Retain committee Gibsons chamber urges  Disbanding of the federal RDA  committee in favor of turning  its efforts to becoming the provincial government regional district committee did not meet  with approval at Monday night's  meeting of Gibsons and District  ChaiKbsr of Commerce. The  chamber urged that the RDA  co .vmittce continue as a separate entity but co-operate with  any other committee working  oi the development of the area.  At last week's meeting at Sechelt when Chris Woodward, of  the provincial department of  municipal affairs outlined how  a regional district could be  formed it was moved that the  RDA committee disband and  turn its operations to the regional district proposition. The RDA  committee  was  named  by  the  three chambers of commerce  in the area and it would be up  to them to decide what should  happen to the committee, chamber members were advised.  Ferry overload parking on the  highway brought the suggestion  that Hon. Phil Gaglardi be urged to construct a third lane on  the .highway at the ferry ramp  entrance to accommodate waiting traffic which now occupies  the section of the highway  used for traffic headed towards  Port "Mellon. At times ROMP  have been forced to direct traffic at both ends of the traffic  line so as to allow through traffic to get by.  A suggestion the post office  remain open all day Saturday  aid close on Wednesday was  discussed ar.d left in anoyance  for the time being in view of  Postmaster James Marshall's  view that the time is approaching when Gibsons post office  will reach a new rating and be  open six days a week.  Gibsons Pioneer Museum society asked for a donation. It was  decided that the chamber was  not able to afford donations and  suggested that every member  of the chamber join the society  and help out in that way.  At the suggestion of A. E.  Ritchey who was unable to attend, the chamber supported the  suggestion that a culvert fill be  used in place of the present  Granthams bridge when time  comes to make the change. It  was also hoped that a pedestrian  lane be made part of the crossing over the culvert.  Walt Nygren brought up the  matter of the annual Gibsons  picnic, organized by fishermen  and others at Plumpers Cove  which he announced would take  place Sunday, June 4 with Les  Peterson assisting. The Pannix  have arranged to provide music.  Gibsons and provincial authorities concerned with crosswalks will be approached to repaint crossing walks where  needed and that a new one be  placed at the school road entrance to Gibsons Elementary  School. Letters will be sent to  the proper authorities.  Following the business meeting and dinner at Welcome  Cafe Britt Varcoe supplied some  music and Phil Lawrence, recreation director for the area  showed movie films on the Amazon in Brazil and Canoe Country. Coast News, May 19, 1966.  (Soast Ite��s  takes big step  PHONE 886-2622  x Published every Thursday at Gibsons, B.C. Authorized as second class mail for payment of postage in cash, Post Office Department, Ottawa.  Member Audit Bureau of Circulation, B.C. Weekly Newspapers  Advertising Bureau, Canadian Weekly Newspaper Association, B.C.  Weekly Newspapers Association.  Fred Cruice, Editor and Publisher, P.O. Box 280, Gibsons, B.C.  Rates of Subscription, $3 per year, $1.75 for six months. United  States and foreign, $4.50 per year.  _!lUUU_���lllU\nittll\lMl��l\Mlll\\lMU\nttUM  Unity in the Community gets things done  Lefs fill this gap quickly  It was Irvin S. Cobb, a famous United States humorist who  came up with the expresison that one should learn all the rules,  everyone of them so that you will know how to break them.  The Cobb remark came to mind at a meeting in Sechelt when  it was arranged that a certain committee be dissolved so that  another committee to move in a different direction could be formed. This happened when the meeting, addressed by a provincial  municipal department official outlined what a regional district  meant. The meeting voted with a show of hands in favor of forming a regional district. Then the chairman of the ARDA committee proposed that his committee be wound up and that it be replaced by a committee for a regional district.  Just for the record let it be known that the ARDA committee was organized by the three chambers of commerce, Sechelt,  Gibsons and Pender Harbor and it should be up to those three  chambers to decide whether the ARDA committee will become  defunct.  One suggestion put to the chair outlined the possibility of  using the water group of the ARDA committee as the nucleus  for the regional committee. This was ruled out of order because  of a previous motion that the ARDA committee should take over.  There will be need for the ARDA committee in future months  and for the area to be without some means of provincial and  federal authority approach to an organized body it could be fatal  to chances for obtaining. ARDA assistance.  Perhaps the .chambers of commerce should act quickly and  do something to preserve the ARDA committee. We may need  its services before we get into serious depths in the regional district proposition. It would be extremely dissappointing for Jack  Davis, M.P., to discover when he was able to make a move that  we have no ARDA committee. Procedural rules when broken  usually open a Pandora's box of troubles.  Moments of impending doorh  Housecleaning time has its varied crises and moments of impending doom. No matter how carefully a man tries to avoid any  contact with the annual turmoil, sooner or later he inevitably  becomes embroiled in one or more aspects of the situation.  It is all very well to be magnanimous and take the family out  to dinner for the period of disruption and it is a good gesture to  appear interested in projected plans of a new arrangement of  furniture-in the living room. A man should also be reasonably  sympathetic in the annual discussion of whether the wallpaper  will last another year or not.  However fate is inexorable and he who tries to escape it is  commanding the waves to stop. If it is nothing more than hanging a picture, a man gets involved. This task is not to be taken  lightly. Shall the picture be a (bit higher*'% bit lower or considerably lower? Should it go more to the left, or would it look better  over to the right?  After the brass nail with its accompaying hook has bee,n  driven in, a man must not express surprise if his mate decides  she does not want it there at all. If you extract the nail carefully,  you can cover up the hole by pushing the paper from all sides  with the thumb nail.  Book review  THE COMPANION GUIDE TO  PARIS. By Vincent Cronin.  Collins, London. $5.50.  Here is the way to visit Paris.  Go with Vincent Cronin via his  new companion guide book,  with its text, pictures, and  maps.  flow to Torture Your Wife  It is not to take the; place  of a personal visit to Paris but  rather to accompany one on  his exploration of the French  capital.  It is hardly a book to be read  cover to cover, but should be  consulted before, during, and  after the visit to Paris.���Percy  Maddux.  A irntsiTR CLASSIC  Hon. Dan Campbell, provincial minister of municipal af-  , fairs has moved wisely in asking the Union of British Columbia Municipalities to assist  in streamlining the present  Municipal act. Mr. Campbell is  the first minister in many years  to visualize that municipal problems are becoming a source of  irritation simply because of an  unweildy Municipal act accompanied by an increasing need  for paying strict attention to  spreading municipal problems  which are becoming greater as  the population of British Columbia grows.  Judging from Mr. Campbell's  thinking not only does the act  require streamlining but 'the  thinking of municipal officials  also needs revision. He is trying to gauge the future by forming various grades of municipal  structures, beyond the present  structure in municipal affairs.  He is having, trouble in finding  a formula which, will have general acceptance judging from  the reception his ideas have received so far.  *���       sH        *  He is striving to do away  with small areas seeking to  form fire and garbage districts,  as an example. Having observed the formation of regional  health units he is looking' towards the formation of regional  areas which can accomplish the  setting up of needed services  over a wider area with greater  ease. He is striving to organize  what are now called the unorganized areas.  At first he visualized this  area as a region spreading  from Powell River , area to  Squamish but has apparently  found this too cumbersome and  has settled on the Port Mellon  to Jervis Inlet territory as being an acceptable unit which  can be welded as a unit.  * *       *  The present Coast-Garibaldi  Health Unit does not seem to  be working too well from the  point of view of cohesion between the various areas. It .  might work well enough for departmental officials to cover  but it is not getting the needed  cohesion from the public officials of the various sections  involved. , Meetings . at distant  points have not v produced  quorum attendance.  The plan earlier envisaged  making regional,school districts  and the health unit area was  considered to be the desireable  size. However this does not appear to have got beyond the  paper planning stage. There is  where it may stay.  * *     *  If the Sunshine Coast area ,  from Port Mellon "to Jervis Intel can be left on its own to  develop as a regional district  it is possible such development  can become a fact. It is a unit  which can be developed within  on regional basis as its problems are much the same from  one end to the other. That same  area is now being used in a  guinea, pig role for a possible  general recreation setup for  other parts of the province.  Maybe Mr. Campbell, who is  having some troubles with his  municipal ideas in the Campbell  River area, his own constituency, might find some solace in  getting this area organized to  his liking.  His department we hope is  well aware of what New Brunswick has done in  the general  municipal field. Most readers  are not so aware. To help those  readers here is an editorial  which appeared in the Regina  Leader - Post, offering some  views on the New' BrunsWict  move: .: ���  There's a mistaken idea  abroad that under the sweeping  governmental re-organization  being put into ' effect in New  Brunswick, real property.is being relieved of taxation for education.  This erroneous impression no  doubt was fostered by the assertion that under the new plan  the province takes responsibility  for services which apply to people, such as. education,' and  health and welfare, while municipalities are left with responsibility for services directly, related to property. The latter include police and fire protection,  water and sewer systems,  streets, arid sidewalks.  * * *  All property will pay a tax  for education of $1.50 for. each  $100 of assessed value based on  market value. This works out  to a tax of 15 mills. The province will put a uniform assessment into effect,/subject to revision every five years.  This clearly doesn't lift completely the burden of education  costs from the shoulders of property owners. It simply places  a ceiling of 15 mills on this  levy.  Under the New Brunswick  plan, the province will collect  all taxes at the local government level. The municipalities  will forward warrants, to the  provincial government covering  levies on. property for municipal  purposes/The province will collect the money and-pay it to  the municipalities.  The plan also provides for  cash grants to municipalities,  with the proviso these in total  must not exceed 70 percent of  the total expenditure of any one  municipality in carrying out its  responsibilities.  The province will establish a  uniform salary schedule for  teachers. This will put an end.  to the procedure of playing one  district against another as the  teachers endeavor to maintain  the upward trend of their salaries.  *       *       *  The province will be divided  into 34 school districts. A board  will administer each district,  but while elected members will  be in the majority on each  board, there will be a minority  of government appointees. The  boards will look after the day-  to-day administrative details,  and they will have the power  to hire or dismiss the teachers.  Annual budgets prepared by  the boards will be subject to  review by the provincial government.  Premier Robichaud is at- ,  lished. Likewise, through the  grant system, poorer munici-  tempting to sell the new plan  to the people on the basis that  it is "a program for, equal opportunity."  The program, according to  Premier Robichaud, assures  "minimum standards of services  and opportunities for all citizens, regardless of the financial  resources of the locality in  which they live."  With the province absorbing  all education costs beyond the  uniform 15-mill contribution by  real property, standards in  poor   localities, will   be   raised  THE  COAST NEWS  19 YEARS il.ll  Davis Bay wharf was ordered  closed for about six weeks while  repairs are made.  Tenders were called for the  burning of debris on the cleared portion of land for the new  high school site in Gibsons area  and the site for the Roberts  Creek elementary school. .  A Memorial Playground fund  thermometer was displayed for  the first time and the mark on  the thermometer showed that  $500 had been collected.  ���Port Melton's library observed its first anniversary and held  a social event serving refreshments to mark the occasion.  Fire starting around the chimney completely destroyed the  home of Mr. and Mrs. B. Kames  in the Halfmoon Bay area.  Peder Berdahl, born in Trond-  heim, Norway, in 1889 and who  came to Gibsons area in 1907  died at his home. He was a director of Howe Sound Cannery  and Elphinstone Co-Operative  association.  At a Roberts Creek meeting,  Mr. A. Funnell, school trustee,  spoke of the preparation of  plans for three new schools, one  an eight room high scool for  Gibsons. Roberts Creek and Madeira Park we're to get smaller  schools.  to the minimum that is estab-  paMties'will be eligible for assistance up to 70 percent of  their needs in carrying out their  responsibilities and Improving  their services.  To help the province raise  the requisite revenues for financing the program, the provincial sales tax is being praised  to six percent.  As far as Saskatchewan is  concerned, the program possesses many aspects which might  be termed "revolutionary." Included among these are provisions for greater direct control by the province over education, and the arrangement'  under which all property taxation will be levied by the province.  Strong arguments could be advanced for both    these    steps."  the strongest is that if a province is to relieve the municipalities   of   some   of  their   re-,  sponsibilities, it is only reasonable to expect the province to  desire to extend its-controls to  assure the     maximum    return :���  from  the tax dollars  that are  spent.  Those who are clriioring for  the province and the federal  government to contribute more  toward the cost of, elementary  and secondary education have  the occasion for sober reflection. There are definite limits  to which this assistance can be  given without the senior governments taking some control  over the spending of this money  by the   local   governments.  Those who pay the piper  eventually demand the right to  call the tune.  Jolly Roger Inn  OPENING IN JUNE  at the  Coast News  FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE  Centennial Medallions 50c  Centennial 2-year  Calendars $1  St Mary's Hospital  Auxiliaries Cook Book $1.75  N.   Richard   McKibbin  A   PERSONAL   INSURANCE   SERVICE  PHONE 886-2062 GIBSONS, B.C.  R "5 R  HOW TO AVOID  A PREMATURE DEATH  Medical researchers agree that excessive overeating, drinking and smoking are taking years  off many people's lives. Constantly worrying  and irregular hours all shorten the lives of many  people.  If you can't stop a bad habit, they advise, give  your body a chance for longer survival by consulting a physician at least once every year.  He will examine your kody and if he finds some  developing trouble will help you try to correct  it. And, you will be more successful if the diagnosis is early, before the problem becomes acute.  We can co-operate by supplying any medication  prescribed.  Your doctor can phone us when you need a  medicine. We will constantly endeavor to keep  abreast of the expanding activities in the field  of pharmacy ��� in this era of great change. We  pledge at all times to be in the position to offer the finest of pharmaceutical services.  KRUSE DRUG STORES Ltd  Rae W. Kruse  Gbsons               Sunnycrest plaza Sechelt  886-2023                        886-2726 w       885-2134  Pharmaceutical  Chemists and Druggists  WhoaaaaOOps! Splash!Quick!Gethelpon  the spot. You'll find CLEANERS & DYERS fast in the  YELLOW PAGES. Where your fingers do the walking. mission $or  During the week commencing Sunday, May 22 the Catholic  -community,,of .Gibsons will be  favored. . with y a; ��� mission, conducted J_y Rev. Daniel Ehman,  C. ss.R. The four letters added  to his name indicate, his membership in a religious order  with a long and'distinguished  history in. the Church. They  are an abbreviation of the official Latin title of his Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer.  This religious order was  founded on Nov. 9, 1732 at  Scala, near Amalfi, in southern  Italy. The founder is known to  day as St.���.Alphonsus Liguori.  For /the ;past 234 years they  have specialized in the work  of conducting missions. From  Italy tliey spread throughout  Europe, initiating their work  on this continent at New York  on June' 20, 1832. Their organizational: units are known as provinces.  The first Canadian province  was established July 26, 1911,  though the Redemptorists had  worked in Canada from 1874.  That year priests of the American province;were invited to ad-  minster St. Patrick's parish in  Quebec. It was at that time the  ML A NTS  TOMATO ��� CABBAGE  CAULIFLOWER ^ BRUSSELS, Etc.  Edam Nurseries Ltd.  PAYNE ROAD, GIBSONS ��� Phone 886-2897  Bedding plan^  PARKINSON'S  HEATING Ltd.  Gibsons  ESSO OIL FURNACE  NO DOWN PAYMENT - BANK INTEREST  TEN YEARS TO PAY  COMPLETE LIE OF APPLIANCES  FOR FREE ESTIMATE ��� Call 886-2728  PERENNIAL FAVO  Get ready for Spring! Stock up on Lucky Lager,  the gardener's friend, and savour a flavour as big  as all outdoors. Plant an. extra case in your refrigerator for your green-thumbed neighbours. You'll  be glad you did. Gardeners dig Lucky's big, bold,  Western taste and man-sized flavour. Great thirst-  quencher! Why wait for Spring? Happy gardening!  Give ibursel-F a  LUCKY BREAK  This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor Control  Board or by the Government of British Columbia. - ���~  only Engljush-speaking parish in  the city. They came to St. Patrick's in Toronto in 1881, and  to St. Peter's in St. John, N.B.  in 18847 ,Their Vancouver centre has been flourishing for the  past 45 years, known as Our  Lady of Perpetual -Help at 10th  and Crown.  Father Ehman makes his  headquarters at Moose Jaw,  Sask; He is well known in the  prairie west, and has held many  high positions in his order. Just  recently he has concluded a  mission in Cloverdale, and will  come to us after two weeks in  Powell River.  Log sinkers  The Davis Ottawa Diary  Each year over a million do-  lars worth of logs sink during  sorting or storage    in    water.  Some   logs   sink   immediately  when dumped into water;  others gradually    lose    buoyancy  and   disappear.   If the   logger  had a simple means of separating the potential  "sinkers" he  could give these logs additional  seasoning before dumping them.  The    British    Columbia    Research Council has been investigating  this   problem  for  the  past few years. Field examinations of 25 log characteristics,  potentially related to floatability,  were made on  1,000 hemlock logs,  which     species     is  principally involved. Then during  28   weeks'   immersion   the  floatability   of   individual   logs  was   measured.   An   electronic  computer processed the resulting voluminous data in  search  of    any    relationship    between  floatability and log characteristics. Although 10. of    the     25  characteristics proved to be associated with    floatability,    no  basis . for   accurate prediction  emerged.  Finally it was established  that accurate prediction of float-  ability can be made only from  the initial specific gravity of  the whole log. Since this property is difficult to evaluate, in."  the forest, attention is now  focusing on the separation of  logs of low buoyancy at time  of dumping.  By  JACK i.DAVIS.  M.P.  Coast-Capilano Constituency  The debate on redistribution  is over. All the M.P.'s have  had their say and the constituency maps are on their way  back .to the redistribution committees. These independent  committees have the last word.  So it is to them that we must  look for the next political map  of Canada ��� one which divides  the nation up into ;265 ridings  each of which has an average  population of .70,000 people.  The redistribution committees  are independent of politics.  Gone are the bad old days when  the politicians themselves decided where their riding boundaries would be. Gerrymandering is therefore a thing of the  past. Every voter will have  equal representation in Ottawa.  The statisticians, obviously,  have taken Over. Some of us  think that they may even have  gone too far!  Agriculture Minister Joe  Greene put it in a nutshell when  he said that some of his constituents in Renfrew South  were being cast into outer darkness. These Ontario folk naturally look to Renfrew and Pembroke as the towns around  which their lives revolve. The  Ontario committee however,  has attached them to different  centres like Lindsay and Na-  panee. Not only do they have  little in common but political  meetings will be difficult to arrange in this case. Indifference  will take the place of political  activity and democracy, as Joe  Greene put it, will suffer as a  result.  We have a different problem  out on the West Coast. The  proposed constituency of Coast-  Chilcotin is a geographic monstrosity. It looks like a large,  lop-sided "V". One side runs  up the West Coast from Gibsons  to the northern tip of the Queen  Charlotte Islands. The other  runs up from Squamish as far  inland as Williams Lake. Loggers and fishermen are therefore being lumped in together  with the miners and ranch-  hands of the interior. It will  take days to cover this vast  area. Not only that, but it will  'But I dont" want my curls cut off . .. they're hep!"  "Buy, rent or leaseT'Canada's Largest Selection  4-WHEEL DRIVE  LAND ROVER  ra  THE WORLD'S MOST VERSATILE VEHICLE  60ES ANYWHERE, DOES ANYTHING  Largest Selection of all nine models, two  chassis lengths, gas or diesel engine.  Station Wagons, H.ardtops, Pickups,  Crummies, from $2895. Terms to Suit  Top Quality Used Models gas and diesel  from Just $795. Easy Terms  WHITE, WIRE. OR TEUEPHONE COLLECT  CLARKE   SIMPKINS  QUALIFIED SERVICE FOR ALL 4-WHEEL DRIVE VEHICLES  tt�� Wnnwt,y at Windsor, Vancouvar, B.C. TR 9-5211  be extremely difficult for our  political parties to organize  their memberships on a broad  constituency-wide   basis.  At the other end of Coast  Capilano we have a new riding  called Burnaby-Seymour. The  connecting link is the Second  Narrows Bridge. However this  Pakistan-like arrangement also  presents difficulties from an organizational point of view.  Those who live on the North  Shore think of Burnaby as a  very different part of the world  and vice versa.  Personally, I think more attention should have been paid  to municipal boundaries. People  are accustomed to thinking in  terms of the communities in  which they live. Highways and  railway lines also influence the.  way in which they organize  their affairs. So constituencies  should also embrace these  major avenues of communication. Then, and only then, will  we have done all we could to  ensure that every Canadian has  ample opportunity to participate  in the political affairs of our  nation.  The new maps, of course,  will not last for. ever. They  will  change  as  our population  Coast News, May 19, 1966.      3  __������ i  changes. Some constituencies  will grow and others will decline as the drift to the cities  continues. Constituency boundaries, in other words, will be  moved. But these additional  changes must come after our  next census taking in 1971.  KEN'S WELDING  & EQUIPMENT  NORTH ROAD ��� GIBSONS  Ph.  886-2378  ��� ARC & GAS WELDING  ��� PORTABLE WELDER  ��� MACHINE SHOP  ��� 106 TON HYD. PRESS  NEED A CAR?  New or Used  Try  Peninsula Motor Products  Ltd.  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2111  Ted Farewell  Thursday  May 19  8 p.m.  LEGION HALL  GIBSONS  Gibsons Legion Social Club  WITH  ____________* wmwi^^fl^^^ <mmm^^^^^  SUZUKI  Summer fun starts with Suzuki ��� the motorcycle that gives  you more, fun . . . takes you where you want to go ��� for  less money than you can imagine!  ECONOMICAL TO RUN ....  ECONOMICAL TO BUY   ECONOMICAL TO MAINTAIN  A SIZE FOR EVERYONE ....  L  World  Grand Prix  Lightweight  Champion  1862-1965  smaller models give well  over 200 miles per gallon,  lowest prices of all for  comparable machines,  super-efficient 2-stroke  engine means lowest up*  keep.  There's a Suzuki in your  price range ��� 10 different models, from the  lightweight 50cc to the  big, powerful 250.  Clyde's Cycle Shop  Gibsons, B.C. ��� Ph. 886-9572  L  Get your free entry forms for the  Suzuki Helmet Contest  Winners announced every week on the Hollywood  A-GO-GO Show KV0S 4      Coast News, May 19, 1066.     MISC.  FOR  SALE  COMING EVENTS   May 21: Evening Unit Gibsons  United Church Women,. Bake  Sale, at Super-Valu, 10:30 a.m.  to 1 p.m.  May 25: Arbutus Rebekah Lodge  Birthday party, Wed., 1:30 p.m.,  Anglican  Parish. Hall.  May 20: L.A.- Rummage Sale,  Roberts Creek Legion Hall, 2  p.m. Donuts and tea 15c.  May 20: St. Bartholomew's W.A.  Superfluity Sale. Phone Mrs. J.  Atkinson, 886-7731 if you have  any donations or pickups.  June 4: Elphinstone Aero Club,  Cabaret and Smorgasbord. Ph.  886-2370 for reservations.  DEATHS  MACKLIN ��� Passed away May  12, 1986, James Arthur Macklin,  of Sechelt, B.C. aged 93 years.  Survived by his niece Mrs. Rog-.  er Pederson of Vancouver, and  several other nieces and nephews. Funeral service was held  Mon., May 16, 1966 from St.  Hilda's Anglican Church, Sechelt, B.C. Rev. Barry Jenks  officiating Interment Masonic  Cemeterv. HARVEY FUNERAL  HOME, Gibsons, B.C., directors.  SUTHERLAND ��� On May 11,  1966 in St. Vincent's Hospital,  Vancouver, B.C., Winifrded Catherine Sutherland of Gibsons,  B.C. Survived by 1 brother Edward Curran, Halfmoon Bay,  B.C. Funeral service was held  Sat., May 14, 1966, from Most  Pure Heart of Mary Roman Catholic Church, Gibsons, Rev.  Father F. J. Nash, officiated. Interment Seaview Cemetery.  HARVEY FUNERAL HOME,  Gibsons, B.C., directors.  IN MEM0RJAM   KENNEDY ��� In loving memory of a dear husband and father, David Kennedy, who passed away May 22, 1964.  As we loved you, so we miss  you  In  our memory you are near.  Loved, remembered, longed for  always  Bringing many a silent tear.  Always remembered by his loving   wife   Margaret,   daughters  Jean, Lottie and son Tom.  CARD OF THANKS  I wish to express my thanks to  all my friends for their flowers,  cards, and many acts of kindness during my recent illness.  Special thanks to the doctors  and staff of St. Mary's Hospital.  . ���Queenie Burrows.       .  FLORISTS    ~~  Wreaths and sprays  LissiLand   Florists.  Phone  886-9345, ,  Gibsons.  Flowers for all occasions  Eldred's Flower Shop,  Sechelt.  Phone 885-9455  HELP WANTED  Printer, full or part time, knowledge of press operation desirable. Coast News, Gibsons, 886-  2622.  Wanted, swimming instructors  must have bronze medallion and  Red Cross instructor's certificate. Write Box 466, Sechelt or  phone 885-9965.  1 good milk cow, $140. S. Rowland, 886-2087.  9x9 waterproofed tent, good  condition.   $20.   Box  753,   Coast  News.  Good Rototiller, $40. Phone 886-  2586.  Walnut dining suite; G.E. refrigerator; single bed, mirrors;  r.ugs;   misc.  Phone 885-9954.  Upright piano and stool, good  condition.   $195.   885-9430.  24" Enterprise gas range in excellent condition. Gas hot water heater and tank. Pihone 886-  9621 after 6 p.m.  Fleetwood TV, 23" screen in  good condition. $45. John MacLeod,   Pratt   Rd.   Gibsons.  MUST SELL THIS WEEK  '54 Merc flathead motor, new  crank, con and main bearings,  rings and valve grand. Still unassembled, pistons .030 over.  $75. 886-2765 any weekday. Not  this weekend.  4 rolls new farm wire, 20 rod  rolls, 7 strand, 48 inch heavy  gauge. $20 a roll. Phone 886-  9816.  Don't forget Dad on Father's  Day; See our supply of electric razors, many kinds of lighters, tools, and the best stock of  sports fishing tackle in the district. That's it!  Earl's, 886-9600  IY2. hp. Evinrude outboard. Good  condition, $95. 885-9335.  POULTRY MANURE. Last season available Buy now for compost. Limited quantity left. F.  J. Wyngaert, 886-9340.  BREAD, 17c A LOAF  Fresh daily. 20 loaves and up  at a time for freezer. Free delivery.  Phone  886-7483.  12 ft. clinker rowboat; Kemac  oil range; 1 lawn mower; 1 7 hp.  Rototiller with grass cutter and  cart. Phone 886-2043.  Topsoil, gravel and fill. A.  Simpkins. Phone 885-2132.  NUTS & BOLTS  SALES & SERVICE  'Outboards ��� Power Saws  Lawn Mowers tuned up and  overhauled for spring.  Under W'alt's and Earl's  at head of wharf  Phone  886-2838  Bulldozing, clearing, excavating,  cat work of all kinds. Hour or  contract. Phone Jack Barker,  886-7493, evenings.  38" precast tile for septic tanks  and wells. Plumbing and backhoe. Bill Warren, 886-2762.  1 cast Pembroke bath, used. Ph.  886-2762.  SPORTING GOODS  Hardware and appliances  Where your dollar has more  cents  EARL'S IN GIBSONS  886-9600  WORK WANTED  MARINE ACCESSORIES  Paint, fibreglass, rope, canvas,  boat hardware  WALT NYGREN SALES  LTD.  Gibsons, 886-9303  JAY BEE USED FURNITURE  Phone 886-2346, Gibsons  Next to Ken's parking  Beer bottles. We buy and sell  everything  Used electric and gas ranges,  also oil ranges. C & S Sales, Ph.  885-9713. Sechelt.  Catskinner, grader, op. fork Used furniture, or what have  -__& ��Lfront end loader- Phone you? Al's Used Furniture, Gib-  S8a-9G95. sons.  Phone 886-9950.  See our large selection of wedding invitations and announcements at the. Coast News. Allow  2 weeks for delivery.  DO   IT  NOW!  All work guaranteed  For better painting, decorating and paper hanging, phone  886-9652  BACKHOE  ED ROBERTSON  Box 427, Gibsons  Phone 886-2897  Carpenter, roofer, alterations,  etc. All work unconditionally  guaranteed. Phone 886-2568,  John  Cattanach.  Plain sewing and alterations.  ���Phone 886-2280. Ask for Dayle.  For guaranteed watch and jewel  ry repairs, see Chris's Jewelers,  Sechelt. Work done on the premises.  Shotguns, rifles and hand guns  sold on consignment.  Walt Nygren Sales Ltd.  Gibsons, 886-9303  WANTED  For your painting, interior  and exterior, and paper hanging, phone David Nystrom,  886-7759.  LOW _____  Lost, small green ammo box  with fishing equipment. Phone  .886-9594.  Patches of standing timbe<r.  Phone Jack Barker, 886-7493  evenings.  1 set platform scales, must be  in repairable condition. Phone  886-2422.  Silver tea service in good condition. Box 755, Coast News.  Baby's playpen. Phone 886-7714.  PETS  CARS, TRUCKS FOR SALES  18 ft. semi-finished fibreglass  cabin cruiser, asking $675. Ph.  886-2839 after 5 p.m  '49 Chev, good transportation.  Make 'an offer. Phone 886-2158.  '64 Volkswagen, will accept  trade.  Phone  886-2158.  Honda S90, $300 cash. Excellent  condition. 885-2841.  1950 Hiliman 4 door. Good running order. Offers. Phone 886-  7792.  '59 Olds 4 door hardtop, perfect  condition. P.S. & P.B. .'56 Pontiac hardtop, perfect condition.  PS. & P.B. Phone 886-2818 or  886-9572 after 6 p.m. Ask for  Lloyd. Will take trade and terms  2 cars, 1956 Dodge, auto trans,  radio, good rubber. 1956 Plymouth. Runs good. New but poor  paint job.  Earl's in Gibsons  886-9600  ANNOUNCEMENTS  Junk of all kinds wanted. Pick  up service. Best prices paid for  batteries and metals. Phone 886-  2261.  Sharpen up for Spring  Reel and rotary mowers  sharpened  by  machine  and  overhauled at  NUTS & BOLTS  Under Walt's & Earl's  at head of wharf  For MEMBERSHIP or EXPLOSIVE requirements, contact F.  J. Wyngaert, secretary, Howe  Sound Farmers' Institute, 886.  9340. Stumping or ditching powder, dynamite, electric or regular caps, prima cord, etc.  SPECIAL  Business man's Luncheon  served 12 to 2 p.m. daily.  Dogwood Cafe  Tree falling, topping or removing lower limbs for view. Insured work from Port Mellon  to Pender Harbour. Phone PV  Services, M. Volen, 886-9946 or  Digby Porter, 886-9615 7 < 1  MARINE MEN'S WEAR LTD.  WATCH REPAIRS  JEWELERY REPAIRS  Free  Estimates  FAST, DEPENDABLE  SERVICE  Gibsons, 886-2116  Alcoholics Anonymous, Post Office Box 294, Sechelt. Phone  886-9876.  For   FULLER   PRODUCTS   in  Gibsons,   Phone  Marie  Cruice,  Phone  886-9379  We buy beer bottles.  25c doz. brought to property  20c if we collect.  Pratt Road Auto Wreckers  Chaster Rd. (Honeymoon Lane)  Gibsons      886-9535  -   PEDICURIST  Mrs. F. E. Campbell  Selma Park, on bus stop  885-9778  Evenings by appointment  NELSON'S  LAUNDRY & DRY CLEANING  FUR STORAGE  Phone  Sechelt  885-9627  or  in  Roberts   Creek,   Gibsons  and Port Mellon, Zenith 7020  BOATS FOR SALE  18' mahogany t>bat, fibreglassed  bottom, new paint, 60 (hp. outboard. Must be sold now. Phone  888-9373 after 6 p.m.  22' cabin boat, 60 hp. Austin  marine, F.W. cooled, 2 to 1 reduction. Ready to go. 6 hp.  Easthope complete included.  Priced to sell. 885-9765.  18' outboard, 50 horse Johnson,;  trailer, $1600. Phone 886-2110  or WA 2-C280 evenings.  19 ft. half cabin sports fisherman with Briggs ��� Stratton 7V_v  hp. engine, 2:1 reduction gear.  Phone 886-2297.  Boat and boat trailer for sale  Phone 885-9478.  GARDENING  Pekinese puppies. Ph. 886-9890.  See us for demonstration of  lawn mowers. Trade-ins acceptable. Distributors for Toro;.  Lawn Boy, Zenith and Jubilee  power and electric mowers. See  us for your garden needs. A full  stock of fertilizers.  GIBSONS HARDWARE  Phone 886-2442  GIBSONS  Waterfront ��� 2 bedroom home  with extra bedroom in full concrete bsmt. =. Large landscaped  jot fronts on good beach with  year round miborage. Excellent  commercial potential. Full price  $13,900, terms.   .'  Bedroom ��� Home in village.  Panelled living room with fireplace. UtaMty room; auto-oil  heating. Large, level property  close to beach.'.Full price $10,500  with $1500 down payment.  Waterfront ��� Fabulous view  property overlooking Island and  popular fishing waters. 150' waterfrontage. Fully serviced. Full  price only $4,500.  ROBERTS CREEK  Waterfront Lot ��� Choice,  treed property level from road  to beach Excellent building site.  Full price $5,600.  2 bedroom ��� Immaculate,  modern, full bsmt. home on level 2 acres. Large living room,  dining room and kitchen. Esso  auto-oil furnace. Approx. 1 acre  cleared and landscaped Excellent VLA buy. Full price $16,-  900, terms.      '  SELMA PARK  Waterfront ��� Large 2 bedroom, half bsmt. home fronting  on fine pebble beach. Large living room with fireplace and  marvelous view. Full price $13,-  500 with easy terms.  Waterfront Lot ��� Large, fully  serviced lot. Excellent building  location with marvelous view  and sandy beach. Full price only  $3,750.  PENDER HARBOUR  Summer Cottage ��� Fully serviced, in secluded waterfront  development facing sheltered  bay, wonderful fishing. -A terrific buy at fulliprice $5,500, terms.  Call Frank Lewis or Morton  Mackay at Gibsons 886-9900,  Res. 886-7783.  FINLAY REALTY Ltd.  GIBSONS    and    BURQUITLAM  y        WEST SECHELT  ! -1.01 acres, 2 bedroom cottage  and 2 rentals. F.flP. $12,900,  terms .-'..-  Modern 3 bedroom home on 3  acres, $10,500 FP.,  terms.  4 bedroom older waterfront  home, large parklike lot, priced' to sell.  PORPOISE BAY  Waterfront lot, $2,200 cash, F.P.  $5000. Just outside village of  Sechelt.  SECHELT  Modern 3 . bedroom house,  $8,900 cash.  3 bedroom full basement,  landscaped,  $15,500,  terms.  SELMA PARK  2 bedroom cottage $1500 D.P.  $6,000 F.P. Easy payments.  5 room cottage, 99 ft. water  frontage, 1 acre land. $8,000 F.P.  View lot, $1900 F.P  HALFMOON BAY  Over Vi acre waterfront, with  2 bedroom home, $15,000 f.p.  Easy terms.  DAVIS BAY  Semi waiterfront lots, F.P.  $2,300.  Furnished revenue duplex, $13-  900. Terms.  -For Information call:  J. Anderson 885-2053  B. Kent 885-9461  E.   Surtees 885-9303  H. Gregory 885-9392  SECHELT AGENCIES LTD.  Realty & Insurance  Box 155, Sechelt, B.C.  Phone: Office 885-2161  TWO NEW SUBDIVISIONS  WATERFRONT LOTS  EARL'S COVE SUBDIVISION  Adjacent to Earl's Cove Ferry terminal on Sunshine  Coast Highway. Beautiful  view of Jervis Inlet.  URGE VIEW LOTS  Madeira   Park  Subdivision  overlooking Pender Harbou*  and Gulf  10%   down.  Easy  terms  on  balance.   Discount  for cash.  For sale by owner and  developer ;  0. SLADEY  MADEIRA PARK, B.C.  Phone 883-2233    '  Pender Harbour:-112' deep water anchorage; excellent view of  island studded entrance to Pender Harbour. Power, water and  phone at door. 7 $5,500 on ex.  terms.  Pender Harbour: . Delightful  small year round home situated  on level .1V_ ac. 180' of beach,  moorage floats in plus other  considerations. Terms on $15,000  Bargain Harbour: Spacious 2  for. home, living room with fireplace, dining room, modern  plumbing, . convenient kitchen.  85' on sheltered cove. Low down  payment and easy terms on  $15,500.   -  Sechelt: Fine executive 3 bedroom home, modern in every respect. Full concrete base. A/oil  furn. Grounds nicely landscaped  nothing to do but move in. An  excellent buy at $15,000 on  terms.- 7  Selma Park: Sound! value in  this immaculate W/F home for  year .round living. Full concrete  base, has A/oil furnace. The  large attic space finished for  sleeping the summer guest  overflow, also ample space provided for comfortable outdoor  living. Many household articles included in the low price  of $15,000. Terms too.  Roberts Creek: 1% ac, fine  view property has good access  to excellent beach. The comfy  2 bedroom home has fireplace  in view living room, nice kitchen etc. heavy wiring. $2500  down on full price of $16,000:  Roberts Creek: Several choice  5 ac. blocks ranging in price  from $2,000 up.;   ,   ���-.'.'  Roberts Creek: 5 ac, approx.  2V_ ac. under cultivation, orchard, year round stream, comfortable 3 bedroom home. Terms  on $8750.  Gibsons: Cozy. 4 room stucco  bungalow situated on level ��� lot  in convenient location. $8500,  easy  terms. ,  Gibsons:   Modern  2  bedroom  stucco bungalow with view, carport,  etc.  $7000 on  terms. Dis-  , count for cash.  Granthams: Only $1500 down  gives possession of lovely 3 br.  home,, all electric kitchen, full  concrete base.,' A/oil furn. Lot  fenced and landscaped. Carport.  Over 4 acres in convenient location, 1 year old modern, all  , electric 2 bedroom home. Sliding glass doors lead to large  sundeck from the attractive living room. Terms available on  $12,000.  Hopkins: The price is right  and location excellent. Lovely  loder home consisting of 2 large  bedrooms, spacious living room  with fireplace. Cabinet kitchen  with dining area. The attractive sunroom could be 3rd bedroom. Full concrete base, with  storage room and A/oil" furn.  Attractive terms on $14,000 full  price.        .  FOR THE CHOICE  PROPERTIES CONTACT  K. BUTLER REALTY & Insurance  Box 566,  Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 886-2000  PROPERTY FOR SALE  Hopkins Landing waterfront on  Point Road, 4 bed.. 2 bath home.  Phone  733-8050  or 261-3151.  2 lots partly cleared, on Gower  Point Road. Phone 886-2762.  On Pratt Road, nice level lot,  approx 58' x 150', cleared, on  blacktop highway. Phone 886-  2790 evenings.  y    GIBSONS RURAL    77A  Pratt Road:7 Cottage on. approx. ��� 8   level   acres,   mostly  cleared.   Good  well.   $6,500   on  terms.,    y ������.:���:-, .".'���' 7>  Pratt Road: $8,500 is full price  on bright, well designed modern  home, 1 large bedroom, carport.  Would lend itself to addition.  Lever lot with excellent water.  Terms.',;        y '"    . 77;'-;  Waterfront: 7 roomed home  on one acre, with finest water  supply. Mod. plumbing, 220 wiring, furnace, etc. $3,000 gives  possession, modest terms on  balance.  Country: Elegant living in rural setting, modern 1. bedroom,  el. heat, sandstone fireplace. 5  acres. $15,000 on terms  ''���'/.'������  Lower Road: Roberts Creek  area: Modern 6-room view home  on well tended \k acre 1150 sq.  ft. with cone, perim and V_; base  ment Carport Stove, washer-  dryer and deep freeze included  in f.ip. $15,000. Terms arranged.  ���   ��� ' ..���':'���.'��� I  Garden Bay: 250' waterfront  lot, rock beach. Building site  would command views across  harbor and islands. Road allowance down side. Water line.  $2,800. v  Gibsons: Level lots, 55'front,  $1050. Corner lot $1,500. 65'  front, $1,500 Terms.  '   Enquire re:'. Businesses, Mortgages, etc   -  EWART McMYNN  Real Estate & Insurance  ' Box 238, Gibsons  Phone 886-21P5.  Res.   Phones,  886-2500,  886-2681,  886-2393  Roberts Creek ��� Five warm,  bright rooms. Sparkling, fully  serviced home. Concrete basement, patio. 2 acres, beautifully  landscaped, fruit trees, ever-  flowing stream. Daily mail and  bus service at the gate. F.P.  $12,600.  D.P $3000  Gibsons ��� Immediate possession. Clean, ' well maintained  two bedroom home, full basement for additional living space.  Large, level lot, garage and  workshop. Only $10,500 with  down payment of. $3,000.  Gibsons ��� Immediate possession. Six rooms and large enclosed sun porch, concrete basement, .220 wiring, auto oil furnace, fireplace. Good lot, garage central location with fine  view of bay and mountains.  $10,000 with D.P. $3000.  Gibsons ��� Georgia View Hide  away. Excellent residential lot  fully serviced, almost at beach  level in sheltered cove. Magniffi-  cent view. F.P. $3,200, terms.  Wilson Creek: Waterfront and  semi-waterfront lots priced from  $1,200 to $7,700, terms.  Evenings ��� C. R. Gathercole,  886-2785.  (Redrooffs Road: Attractive  3 bdrm home, close to water.  Priced under $12,000, terms available. Call Chas. King, 885-  '2066.  CHARLES ENGLISH ltd.  Real Esfafe��� Insurance  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  GIBSONS,  B.C.        Ph.  886-2481  FOR RENT  NEW SUBDIVISION  Large S. ��� & W. View lots ���  on paved road ��� with facilities and water. Near good  beach  and  Rec'n  area.  886-2887  WANTED TO RENT  Bank manager requires 2 or 3  bedroom house in or near Gibsons, all on 1 floor, preferably  with 2 year lease. Phone 886-  2216 before 5:30 or 886-2659.  VACATION SPOTS  BONNIEBROOK  CAMP & TRAILER PARK  Live or holiday by the sea  at beautiful Gower Point  The Vernons 886-2887  2 bedroom house in Granthams  Phone 886-2163.  Soames Point. 2. bedroom full  electric home to sell privately.  Large garage and carport with  fully fenced 90' x 150' corner  lot. Taxes very reasonable. For  information call 886-2644.  1% acres partially cleared, near  Pratt on Rosamund Road. Well  water.  Phone  886-2448.  Built for retirement, 5 room  modern home, plus 3 room lower suite and 3 room cottage.  Phone owner 886-9661.  3 bedroom modern honie, good  yard, West Sechelt. Phone 485-  5387 after 7 p.m.  2 bedroom new duplex. All electric Ocean view. Davis Bay.  Phone 885-2116.  4 room suite, 1749'Marine Drive  after 11 a.m.  MAPLE CRESCENT  NEW DELUXE APARTMENT  12 bedroom suite  vacant June 15  Phone 886-2827  ���    - y     - * 1. ��� -I..- -  1 bedroom duplex, furnished.  Phone 886-9826.   STORE OR OFFICE SPACE  AT,A REASONABLE RENTAL,  SECHELT VILLAGE. WRITE  BOX 742, COAST NEWS. GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Everything for your building  needs  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-228?  DELTA RADIO, TV  & APPLIANCES  SALES   AND   SERVICE  Sechelt  ���  Ph. 885-9372  24-hour Service  PENINSULA CLEANERS  Cleaners for the Sechelt  Peninsula  Phone 886-2200  OPTOMETRIST  FRANK"E. DECKER  BAL BLOCK ��� GIBSONS  .WEDNESDAY & SATURDAY  FOR APPOINTMENTS-386-2166  ED FIEDLER  Custom Tractor Work  & Back Hoe'  TOP SOIL ���. FILL ��� GRAVEL  Ph. 886-7764  Wiring, Electric Heating  'Appliance Repairs    ~  NICK'S ELECTRIC & APPLIANCES   SECHELT TOWING & SALVAGE  SIN ELECTRIC LTD.  ELECTRICAL   CONTRACTORS  SECHELT  Phone 885-2062  L&H SWANSON LTD.  Cement Gravel,      y Backhoe &  Road Gravel, Loader Work  Sand $ Fill  Septic Tanks and Drain Fields  x   '    Phone 885:9666      '  ��� TREE SERVICES #  FALLING  ��� TOPPING  LIMBING  FOR VIEW  All Work Insured  For information ...  Phone 886-2343  ARNOLD BLOMGREN  Pender Harbour  Phone 8S3-2516 evenings  , R.R.I., Madeira Park  We use  Ultra   Sonic .Sound   Waves  to clean your watch  ^nd Jewelry  CHRIS' JEWELERS  Mail Orders  Given  Prompt Attention..  Ph.   Sechelt  885-2151,  SCOWS       ���      LOGS  LTD.  Heavy Equipment Moving  & Log Towing  .������.'������  Phone'885-9425  A. L RITCHEY  TRACTOR WORK  Clearing,  Grading,  Excavating,   Bulldozing,   Clearing  teeth  FOR  RENTAL  Arches, Jacks, Pumps  Air Compressor,  Rock Drill  Concrete Vibrator  Phone 886-2049  At the Sign: of the Chevron  HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  & MARINE SERVICE LTD.  Machine Shop>  Arc  &. Acty  Welding 7  Steel   Fabricating  Marine Ways  Automotive & Marine Repairs  Standard Marine Station  ������-    Phone  886-7721  Res.  886-9956 ��� 886-9326  HILLTOP BUILDING SUPPLIES  Everything for  your    .  building needs  Gibsons  ���  Ph.  886-7765  PENINSULA PLUMBING  HEATING & SUPPLIES  ((Formerly  Rogers Plumbing)  on Sechelt Highway & Pratt Rd.  SALES   AND   SERVICE  Port Mellon ��� Pender Harbour  Free Estimates  Phone 886-9533  SICOTTE BULLDOZING LTD.  Land Clearing ���. Excavating  and Road Building  Clearing Blade  Phone 886-2357  THRIFTEE DRESS SHOP  "Personalized Service"  Agents  Brown Bros. Florists  Phone 886-9543  CHAIN SAW CENTRE  SECHELT,   B.C.  Dealers for:  Jacobson Power Mowers  McCulloch  ���  Homelite  Pioneer ��� - Stihl  Canadian Chain Saws  PARTS FOR MAINTENANCE  & REPAIRS  Phone 885-9626  ROY & WAGENAAR  LAND   SURVEYING  SURVEYS  P.O. Box 37, Gibsons  1525  Robson  St. '  Vancouver 5 Ph. 681-9142  Zenith 6430  TWIN CREEK LUMBER  & BUILDING SUPPLIES LTD.  Phone 886-2808  Everything   for   your   building  needs  Free Estimates  CLYDE'S  CYCLES  Highway 101 & Pine Road  Gibsons  YOUR SUZUKI DEALER  Serving the  Sechelt  Peninsula  Service  &  Accessories  for all  Motorcycles  We pick up and deliver  your bike  Phone 886-9572  Open till 10 p.m. 7 days a week  APPLIANCE  Radio, Appliance & TV Service  Live Better Electrically  GIBSONS ELECTRIC LTD.  Authorized GE Dealer  Phone 886-9325  SUNSHINE COAST TRAILER PARK  1 mile west of Gibsons on Hiway  Roomy Parking, Plenty of Water  Large recreation area  - Bus passes park site  .   Phone  886-9826  TELEVISION  SALES & SERVICE  Dependable   Service  RICHTER'S RADIO ~ TV  Fine Home Furnishings  Mapor Appliances  Record Bar  Phone 885 9777  C & S SALES  For all your heating  requirements  Agents for ROCKGAS  PROPANE  Also  Oil  installatior  Free estimates  Furniture  Phone 885-97K  I & S TRANSPORT LTD.  Phone   886-2172  Daily Freight Service to  Vancouver y  Local & long distance moving  Local pickup and delivery  service  Lowbed hauling  Coast News, May 19, 19S6.       5  PERSONAL  Bahai's Believe: Universal education is intrinsic to Bahaii  Hah's two great aims: to build  up a spiritually regenerate humanity and to establish a functionally united world. Write Box  113, West Vancouver for information. '  FUELS  NORMAN BURTON  YOUR ODD JOB MAN  Carpenry Work, House Repairs'  Drainage Tiles laid, etc.  .  Res:  Pratt Rd.  Gibsons  Phone 886-2048  DO YOU NEED  COAL?  Drumheller Lump        $30 ton  Drumheller Egg - $29 ton  Heat Glow Briquettes $36 ton  PRATT ROAD  AUTO WRECKERS  Chaster Rd. (Honeymoon  Lane  ;  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-9535  NEVENS RADIO & TV  Franchised Philips  Dealer  SALES & SERVICE  (to all makes)  Ph.  886-2280  0CEANSIDE FURNITURE  & CABINET SHOP  Makers of fine custom furnishings and' cabinets in hard-  v    woods and softwoods  Kitchen remodelling is our  specialty  R. BIRKEN  White  Rd.,   Roberts   Creek  Phone 886-2551  WANT SOMETHING DONE!  You'll find the help you need  in this directory  ������^"���BS5oo?)?H?OQgQg_______^  MARSHALL WELLS  g5^rlm.,,.,M--nnnnn-nnffr������iuumir3WW  HOLIDAY C A I   C  SAVINGS 3MLC  FRIDAY, HAY 20 to THURSDAY, MAY 26  HUGE HOME FURNISHINGS SAL  Tremendous Savings ��� See Your Flyer! ���  CHAMOIS ��� 18'__7"  1.70 Volue   6-Pc. WRENCH SET  Comb, Stylo.   3.75 Value .  SLEEPING BAGS ���  Af low 01 jutt    PICNIC JUG ���1- Gal.  4.49 Y-lu.   1.27  2-38  6-98  3.39  3" PAINT BRUSH ���  2.35 Volue   SPADING FORK ���  Compare lo 2.89    BOW RAKE ���  Compare to 2.19    ELEC. SLICING KNIFE ���      V C.ftR  19.88  Valua      __��"*  1-7?  2-39  1.88  ALL PAINTS NOW 25% OFF  __-_��---_-------_4_-____-_______M_-aaa-___^^  Gibsons Hardware Ltd.  Sleepers to Sechelt May  foe Clicked D<W Monday  WOOD  Fireplace or stove lengths. Alder $12; Fir $14; Dry handpick-  ed millwood, $14. To order Ph.  886-9674. Al Cook, North Road.,  Gibsons.  No Credit.  BUILDING MATERIALS  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Sechelt. Phone 885-2283  Everything for your  building needs  WATCH FOUND  Ladies' wrist watch was picked up by Mrs. F. Watts of Hopkins "Landing  Saturday   on  the "  Super-Valu lot and it is now at  the     Coast,    News  awaiting  a ���  claimant J :-  BIRTHDAY. PARTY ,  Arbutus lodge birthday party  will  be held   Wednesday,   May,.  25, starting at 1:30*p.m. in the  Anglican  Parish hall.  A three month trialjob for a  commissionaire to check car  parking and other, minor policing matters was"' arranged by  Gibsons council at last week's  meeting. He will be Jack: louden who will"'be paid $50 a  month for a part time'job keeping ��� tab on sleeper -cars and  others who park too long iri specified areas.  The work is not expected to  be a full time vocation but one;  which will let-people know there  is someone on the job noting  parking irregularities.. Other  minor policing type jobs will be  part of his work  At the same time council noted that the entrances to the village do not display signs noting  the speed limit. New signs will  be obtained with information  on them advising visitors of  speed regulations. /  A letter from Gibsons and  District Chamber of Commerce  asked council to mark beaches  and parks with signs so visitors  would know their way around.  The problem was turned over to  Councillor Norman Mackay who  is chairman' of the parks and  beaches committee. He will see  wjhat can be done about identifying the required spots.  Council received a complaint  over booming in the bay, the  letter maintaining the present  situation was dangerous with  youngsters playing on the beach  in danger" of falling between  logs. 'Fish "traps were also involved. Harbor-master Harry  Smith was asked to check on  the situation as booming was  not supposed to be done in that  area.  The problem of a sidewalk on  the highway uphill towards  Reid's corner was left for the  provincial roads department to  consider. This highway is within the roads department jurisdiction.       -    .  The well which cost $3,559 at  Gower Point and Winn Roads,  now producing a flow of water  is .under supervision of Martin  J. J. Dayton, professional engineer, wh0 will, gauge the flow  and report to council when he  has completed his tests. This  must be done: before council can  consider w$ait to do about a  plebiscite to: raise money for  the building of a reservoir to  contain .the-flow.  (Council received, a report that  Seaside Plaza in its lower part  could be a fire menace and has  asked the village fire marshall  to look into the situation and report ori his findings.  Intimation was received from  Victoria that owing to the pressure : of legislative work the  change of name from Gibsons  Landing to Gibsons was left  over until the next session of  SURPRISE PARTY  To celebrate Cliff and Vina  Beeman's 25th wedding anniversary about 20 friends surprised  them with a party at their home  on Beach Avenue. The popular  couple received many attractive and useful gifts. Refreshments included Mrs. B. Baba's  well-known Oriental dishes.  Wren Mrs. C. Wilson tired of  playing the piano, the stereo  was turned on and the guests  danced until the wee small  hours. Among them from Vancouver were the Fred Hoftons  and the Smith Reids who came  for the occasion.  On Saturday, May 21, Se-  _ chelt's May Day celebrations  will begin with the crowning of  Miss Sechelt, who will be chosen  from seven entrants at an open  meeting in the Legion Hall at  8:30 ip.m. ;r  At 9 p.m. there will be a  ' Teen ^dance sponsored by. the  Sechelt Recreation Commission.  Admission is 50" cents. There  will be all day celebrations on  Monday, May 23, with a parade  starting from . the residential  school around 11 . a.m. or as  soon as the judging is over.  Many of the entries are expected to have a centennial  them  In Hackett Park, following  the crowning of May Queen  Heather Hall there will be Maypole dancing and other entertainments. Carousels and games  of chance are being organized  by the Lions Club and the PTA  and the Dozzerons will serve  hot dogs, hamburgers, tea, coffee, pop and milk.  8 Scouts for  big jamboree  Eight Sechelt Scouts will be  attending the Penticton jamboree this summer it was announced at the investiture held  in Sechelt's Legion hall. The  eight will be chosen later.   .  Canon Alan Greene addressed  the Scouts before the investiture took place on the meaning  of loyalty and urged them to  higher plane's of life by the  use of loyalty in their lives.  Scoutmaster Norman Burley  who is also district commissioner was assisted by Ron  Marchuk, assistant scoutmaster  in the investiture.-The. lads who  were invested we're Tim Rennie,  Terry Poteet, Bert Bland, Scot-  ty Henderson, Warren Allen  and Ricky Nelson, Howard  Lang, and Dale Stephenson,  Mike Evans who received his  religion and life badge from  the hands of Father Dunlop.  Orville Moscrip, chairman of  the regional committee suggested that Scouts should be gentlemen, remembering their scout  promise.  Cubmaster David Wilson presented    Leaping'   Wolf badges.  RECEIVES GIFT  About 30 members and friends  of Gibsons United Church choir  (at the home of Mr. and Mrs.  IE. H. Burritt, Gower Point Rd.,  Thursday night, presented Mrs.  Jean Mainil, former organist at  the ohurch, with a gift. Mrs.  Mainil who retired as organist  /earlier this year received an expression of thanks for her work  /with the choir from Mr. A. E.  |Ritchey, choir treasurer. Mrs.  (Mainil, who succeeded Mr. Tom  (Humphries, since deceased, as  (organist, thanked the choir and  Expressed her pleasure at being  [able to help out as organist.  The presentation followed a  choir praotice. Later in the  evening      refreshments     were  CUB UNIFORMS WANTED  Wanted: Cub uniforms not in  use. Telephone Mrs. W. L. Reid  at 886-2581 if you can help out  as the cub packs are growing  and uniforms are needed  Mmmmmmmscrumptious  idea!  Eat out tonight. Find RESTAURANTS fast in the  YELLOW PAGES. Where your fingers do the walking.  Phone 886-2442 6      Coast News, May 19, 1966.  British Columbians made an  average of nearly'4.5 million  local telephone calls daily in  1965, compared with fewer than  1 million in 1945. v  School trustees face |p^ai_idary!  Policy    discussion    occupied  considerable   time  at   Monday  night's meeting of the district  school board  and  one  of  the  policy  items   that. received .a  good deal of attention concerned noises created by construction work during class periods.  . The-policy statement asked for  by    the -teachers - association  . placed the board in a quandary,  whether  to  have  a  policy  to  allow principals to order noise  stopped, whether a policy should  be laid down for contractors to  follow or whether    the    board  should strive to get between the  two.  Trustees considered both  sides, that of the teacher vs  any time lost on construction  ���which would cost the board  money. Principal George. Cooper  Of Gibsons Elementary school  referred to noise made by the  maintenance staff of the school  system who when replacing a  :wmdow at the elementary  school were riot on the quiet  side. Another episode concerned work under Langdale school  flooring which it was suggested  could have been done at a more  convenient time. Trustees after  discovering no easy solution7 decided to leave it over for further  consideration.  One policy .mat  ter agreed to was the holding  of one board meeting a month  on the fourth Monday of each  month. ���  Money unused therefore available, from Referendum 5 will  be utilized in replacement of a  change of period clock, the one  now in use having reached an  age where repairs would be as  expensive as a new clock. This  **Why don't you get lost on the beach like other.kid$?,,  clock automatically rings a bell  when time for a school period  is at an end. Avnew. one .costs  within the $300 to $400 range  and fis :a piece of complicated  machinery^  An Egmont .request it be allowed egress to its,Community  Centre club oyer a road which  would require a 15 foot strip  of school property will-receive  consideration of the board.  SinorgasBordi  Featuring the RHYTHM RAMBLERS  Sat.* June 4 r 9 p^nt.  ROBERTS CREEK COMMUHITY HALl  SPONSORED   BY  ELPHINSTONE  AERO   CLUB  $250 per person ��� Phone for reservations  DOOR PRIZE- 1 HOUR SCENIC AIR TRIP FOR TWO  ��&������<      -iigft,��      ^js*-;      -uiib-1' j^a  HOOVER  DIAL-A-  MATIC  2 CLEANERS  IN ONE  Ws H.P.  MOTOR  DIAL FOR  POWER  ASK FOR DEMO  SERVICE CHECK  on all  Hoover Products  at this time  Hoover Representative will be here  Fri., May 20th  12 lo 9  Sat, May 21st  9fo 12  COME  ONE,  COME  ALL  &1  \   1 Yes, the amazing Hoover will |j2 Just roll it up to the sink.Talk j^j 3 Slip the hose on the tap. Nop  * ; wash this 24-pound load in less! -^ about convenience! ly] special plumbing or wirings  felneeded ����  J?.-_  -i  than 30 minutes!  '^_:^\^'��*.^^rfe^:>?^;;; v 7V^V^^;  . i i��s.   _________________________ ������. ;<.:���-><"' ������ r^_________________________.  load is washed in f  i J4 Needs less than 9 gallons of \   ^5 Unique pulsator action gets: -^ 6  6-pound  'f 'water. Uses less detergent���and *y j clothes very clean, very gently,' "v4 minutes���and ready for a 2  | minute rinse and spin-drying,  t  there's a suds-saver tool  :t  very fast.  ,1  HOOVER  WASHER/SPIN DRYER  washes 24 pounds in  less than 30 minutes  Hoover  Portable  1!/2 H.P. MOTOR  10 SEC BAG CHANGE  TOOL STORAGE  TUFFLEXHOSE  ASK  ABOUT  THIS  ONE  MANY  MORE  WONDERFULL  HOOVER  PRODUCTS  _C____-_-_u- - T.,'.t__.-1  SAVE $20.00  REG. $99.95  BUY THIS $1.79  -^ WIN FREE DRAW  on W5  Polisher  Upholstery:  Shampoo j  ���*���- rc*u*_u- -*__�����  ���nowawiiw-U-.  MANY EXTRA AND UNADVERTISED  PRODUCTS ON SALE THIS TIME ONLY  SPRING TONIC   FOR FLOORS!  ft*7 -/"&.V* '??<.���"* \  HOOVER  A NL Y Smooth, light butpow*  wr_-_i erfuL Cleans, waxes,  "^ ***%   ._%__% polishes. Twin brushes  SvV  VV give floors a rich, laat-  T? __OmOO 5��g lustre.  aw  PARKER'S HARDWARE LTD.  SECHELT, B.C.  Ph. 885-2171 AJ^llPfJJUL llcttlll^U. JLUJULM. --.JUL Vt^XJLlAJX  Appointment    of    W. Arthur  Benson, 42, as chief of the Can- .  ada Land Inventory, 7: in    the ���  ARDA section of the department  of forestry, is announced by the  Civil Service commission.-  Native of Victoria, British Columbia, .Mr.   Benson   holds ;' a. ������  bachelor of science degree and  Porflelldn  (By MAE BULGER)  Coming to the Sunshine Coast  from Trinidad, Mr. ; Heralal  Gokool, is enjoying the cooler  weather of the area.    ;/.  He was employed for 23 years  as, an instrument: mechanic at  the Shell Oil Refinery, San  Fernando, Trinidad. The city  has a population of approximately 40,000.       7     :  Mr.   Kokool   mentioned   that  Dr. Ross, of Vancouver, who is '  head of 'the    United     Church  Foreign" Missions^' s'peht   'five-  years in San Fernando as principal of the Theological'College ,  there. Schooling is mostly available through the various church  missions..  .Trinidad gained its independence from Britain in 1961, and  is now a self-governing republic ,-...���.  Mrs. Gokool and their five children will arrive early in July.  Leaving the Sunshine Coast  for Fort St. John are Mr. and  Mrs. Ray McKay and family.  Mrs. McKay and the children  will live in Gibsons until the  end of the school term, 7 .��� ;.'  On. Thursday/1 May 19, the  Port Mellon Hospital Auxiliary  will hold their annual plant sale,  starting at 2 p.m., iri the Community Church basement Free  coffee will be servecL Convener  for the event is Mrs. Jack Wil-,  lis.  . ���.���'' ������'"���:  Mrs.   Norman   Rudolph   leaves  May 17 for a reunion,in Toronto  with   her graduating   class yuf,  1941: Toronto i General % Hospital  School  of  Nursing;   The  grbup^  will hold its reunion at the hos-y;  pital, and will    participate    in  graduation ceremonies for the  class of 1966. During her two  week "trip   Mrs. 7 Rudolph   will  "Montr^Ena^crWiflv attifind��__yL_  Mr. and Mrs: Hugo Rehder of  Victoria, were recent weekend  guests of the Chris Woods. Mrs.  Rehder is a sister of Mrs.  Woods.  CHURCH SERVICES  ANGLICAN  St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons  8 a.m., Holy Communion  9:30 a.m., Family Service  7:30 p.m.,  Evensong ���!'��� .  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  -  11 a.m., Family Service  St.  Hilda's,   Sechelt  8 a.m.," Holy Communion  9:30 a.m. Communion  Egmont   ������������:  3 p.m.  Evensong y  Madeira Park  7:30 p.m., Evensong  UNITED  Gibsons  11 a.m., Sunday School  11 a.m.,  Nursery  11 a.m.,  Divine Service   '  Roberts Creek  2 p.m., Divine Service  Worship led by Miss H. Campbell,   deacones,   every   second  Sunday  of each ,month.  Wilson  Creek  11:15 a.m., Divine Worship  Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.  Worship led  by  Rev.   W.   M.  Cameron   at   3:30   p.m.   every  second Sunday of each month.  BAPTIST  CALVARY BAPTIST, Gibsons  Sunday. School, 9:45 a.m.  Evening Service, 7:30 p.m.  Prayer Meeting, 7:30 p.m. Thurs  BETHEL BAPTIST,  Sechelt  11:15 a.m., Worship Service  7:30 p.m., Wed., Prayer  Rev. A. Willis  SUNSHINE COAST GOSPEL  CHURCH  (undenominational)  Sunday School^ 10 a.m.  Worship Service, 11:15 a.m.  fn Selma Park Community Hall  aniaster of science degree from  the University of British Columbia. He majored in botany  and zoology, and also did; pbst- .  graduate studies, in ecology  - and business administration at  Iowa State University.  From- 1950 to 1957, he was  chief biologist with the Saskatchewan department of ria-;  tural ^resources, and subsequently was oh: the: staff of the  Canadian 7Wildlife Service in  British Columbia, working closely .with the Lower Mainland Regional Planning Board.  In 1964, Mr. Benson transferred to  federal ARDA, and up  to- the time, of ���'his present appointment, which resulted from  an open CSC competition, was  co-ordinator of the wildlife section of ; the' Canada Land Inventory, concerned with land  use problems as related to wildlife ahcD recreation.  At the federal level, Mr. Benson will administer the Canada  Land Inventory, which is being  undertaken as a co-operative  federal-provincial. program under- the. Agricultural and Rural  Development. Act. A comprehensive survey of land capability and use for various purposes,  the  .CLI   includes, .-assessments  wildlife, information on present  land use; agro-climatology and  assessments of social and economic factors relative to land  use.  CAMP  FOR DISABLED  The Society for Crippled Children's    Chehalis    Easter   Seal  camp opens Monday, July 4. If  your child is. physically disabled, or you know /of one in your  neighborhood who would wish  to attend summer camp, please  phone the camp administrator  at AIM 6-4121. Everything is provided including a new heated  swimming pool, recreation facilities and fun equipment.  TA~$25U,THHr c5mmumfy~-C_5-t_^T  for Chilliwack in British Columbia heads the list of 11 projects  approved for the province~un-  der the'federal-provincial Centennial Grants program. Other  grants- provide for a $150,000  museum in Richmond, a community centre in Kimberley, additions ' t'o the community halls  " in i Nicomen~ Island and Gray  Creek; parks at Toms Lake,  Vanderhoof and - Tchesinkut  Lake and sports facilities inv  Ocean Falls, Wyndell and Ash-'  croft.  Stuart Lake  was   named by  Simon Fraser the - explorer,- lo  honor his clerk arid lieutenant  John Stuart.  mJ&'Z s ?%?-'> s,hyy  \y/fyk  w  \J/'/��  .*   ^0_v' *��*v_-'  &&*-.# ���_  Jolly Roger Iini  OPENING M JUNE  \\\. 11 vAl   / >'y_ &>{y ^JLL/  /^n T\\ ^  '//1<\ -'fft  \y\ '/  / \A ' /  *  MAY 19thT 20th. 21st  Featuring Our Iwllargeil  Hardware Store and  Bedroom Suites - Mattresses & Box Springs  ���Dinette Sets     Summer Furniture  Chesterfields & Chairs  Tappan Ranges - Rogers Majestic Stereo & TV  Zenith Refrigerators & Freezers  BARGAINS GALORE!!  ���������:' a*     ,'  PARKERS HARDWARE STORE  FREE COFFEE AND  DOUGHNUTS FOR ALL  Balloons for the Kids  Marshall - Wells Store  PARKER'S HARDWARE LTD  SECHELT, B.C. ��� Phone 885-2171  A Beautiful Deluxe Tappan  Electric Range, Value $325.95,  Given to the Lucky Winner of  Our Opening Draw.  (ADULTS ONLY ELIGIBLE)  Door Opening Special  50 FREE Bone Cups and Saucers fo fhe first 50 Ladles  who Register on Each of the 3 mornings  WIN A FREE BURGESS RADAR LITE  or  A FREE CORNINGWARE BUFFET SB  or  A FREE PROCTOR STEAM IRON  or  ENOUGH MARSHALL WELLS PAINT FOR ONE ROOM  IN YOUR HOME m:usieyprmwvuinttmraem  crowa  " A siim of money, iiot large,  , Jivas picked up outside the pool  Hiall. oh 7..Maririe. Drive Vat. ;;aBp-"  Iproxtmately 8:30 jp._n. Wednes-  Hay night of last week. Its own-  fer is advised by the finder to  telephone 886-7448.  COAST NEWS WANT ADS  ARE BEST SELLERS  If there is one comment which  should be made on the music  festival held Saturday in Elphinstone Secondary School in  a hall packed with 700 persons,  it would be that the organization of the event was outstanding. It ran like clockwork, a  tribute for those Who did tire  planning.  Starting with the parade from  the school area down to the  post office with the Sechelt Indian Band and majorettes,  Scouts, Cubs, Girl Guides and  Brownies, to the singing of The  Queen to close the event at 4  p.4n., any hitches that occurred were barely noticeable.  Magistrate and Mrs. Charles  C. Mittlesteadt of Pender Harbour were on the saluting stand  as the parade passed by. At  the school grounds Mr. George  Ruggles arranged the order of  rnardh and Mr. Don Andow as  parade marshall kept the parade moving toward its dispersal  point at the post office.  ���From there participants in  the festival were transported by  school bus to the auditorium  where proceedings started with  the Scouts presenting their col- *  ors. Principal W. S. Potter introduced Gordon Inglis, a CBC  announcer who aided by Kurt  Hoehne's speaker system started his presentation of The Coast  Traveller   which 7 recalled   his   <  days of being a trumpeter xh the  Sechelt   school   orchestra.   He  was  aided by seven  pages  of  script  arranged   by  Ray   Hol-  brook. Mr. Klyne Headley led  the orchestra of young people  in the opening numbers. A surprise came when young Kevin  Walters of Sedhelt Elementary  stepped forward at Mr. Head-  ley's   bidding   and   supplied   a  clarinet solo, surprisingly good  for his age.  VFrom then on it was Gordon  Inglis. moving: a   little  farther  down  coast  and  giving  choirs  and  instrumentalists  from   the  various    areas    mentioned    a  dhance   to   show   their  ability.  Schools and individuals  taking  part included Davis Bay choir,  Mrs.   G.  Laird,   director;   Madeira Park choir,  Mrs.  Penny  Loveset,    director;    Vancouver  Bay choir, Mabel Swaffield, director;   Irvines  Landing  choir,  Mrs., B. Fair, director;  Bowen  Island school choir, Mr. Drew  McKee director;   with Lindsay  Dawn at the piano accompanying and playing two of her own  compositions;     Halfmoon    Bay  choir, Mrs. C. Surtees, director;  Teresa Labonte, accordion solo; ,  Langdale school choir, Mrs. C.  Knight, director;  Sechelt Band,  Brother F. MacDonald, director,  with dancers who were surprisingly good; Sephelt Elementary  school band, H. Klyne Headley  AT THE REVIEWING STAND waiting for the parade to pass by  are Mr. and Mrs. Clare Chamberlin, Gibsons oldtimers, Magistrate  and Mrs. Charles C. Mittlesteadt and Mrs. M. E. Burritt, wife of  Ed Burritt, ahairman of the Arts Council. Mrs. Burritt presented  a bouquet to Mrs. Chamlberlin and a corsage to Mrs. Mittlesteadtv  Welcome to  Mr. and Mrs. Alec Duncan  New Owners of  HOPKINS  GROCERY STORE  And a very grateful "thank you" from Mr. and Mrs.  Howard Hamner to all their customers ��� now  their friends, for the last nine years of  ��� very pleasant association.  Interests   of  both  vendor  and  purchaser  arranged by  COLUMBIA  WESTERN  REALTY  LTD.  W.   "Bill"   Sutherland,  988-4101  wy, -; y *ty<y; y,<yy<r?y:'f,p *"' ��� y; yyv��� yy Wf'>f �������?��< yj'ffi'tfi&PWi?'  4  conducting;    Roberts    C *-.js'fe-k  school choir, Mrs. Faye Birkin,  director;    Sechelt    Elementary  school choir; Mrs. Janice \yallis  director; . accordion  school ensemble;     Gibsons    Elementary  school choir, Mrs. Muriel -Neilson  director;   pianists  Heather  Hall, Wayne Wright and William  Dockar,  first prize winners at  the Arts   Council, First  Spring  Festival and for the conclusion  the   massed   choirs   concluding  with the Thanksgiving Prayer,  directed   byy Dr.   Lloyd   Slind  with Mr. Headley at the organ.  Reason  for cutting  the program short at the end was because of the strain of the long  day plus  the  heat in the hall  which. caused one lad to faint  and others to show signs of distress .If  the Happy  Wanderer  could have been sung it would  have  been a delightful  ending  to a surprisingly good program  because of the fact most of the  :youngj-ters   involved   did   natT  have   ah   instrument   eight   or  nine months ago and had not  sung generally as an organized  choir.  Those involved in the rehearsals were free with their'praise  of. the quality of the singing andy  playing.  For a first area-wide  combined effort it augurs well'  for the second annual festival ���-  and there  should be  one: next /  year  and  for  many  years' to  follow.   -    .���'/���'.  A bouquet was .presented to  Mrs. Clare Chamberlin who sat  with Mr. Chamberlin as the oldest of the original Gibsons Landing residents,iby Mrs. Burritt,  ; wife of Ed Burritt, chairman of  '���'; the Arts Council. She also presented Mrs. Mittlesteadt, wife  of the magistrate with a cor-  oerge:---"������:-"' " "       ��� - -  . The ROMP with the assistance of others maintained a  road patrol along the parade  route. Don Hauka looked after  transportation r e q u iremerits,  LissiLand Florists provided the  corsage and the Arts Council  the bouquet. If any jiames have  been omitted in connection with  arrangements for the day it  would be from lack of knowledge and not any desire to  leave names out.  MOVIE NEWS  It's Ann-Margaret week at  jGibsons Twilight Theatre with  ithe first half, Wednesday,  Thursday and Friday showing  her in Kitten With a Whip in  |which she has a real chance to  display her talent as a serious  'actress. In the role of a highly emotional and unpredictable  'teenage delinquent she holds a  imah hostage and almost blights  his career. This feature is part  ���of a double bill with a comedy  The Sergeant was a Lady, creating a well-balanced program.  For the second part of the  Iweek, Saturday, Monday and  Tuesday Ann-Margaret in Metro-color and Panavision is her  old self, a dancing, swinging,  singing Ann-Margaret in her latest film Made in Paris. For  those who like the unusual there  will be a Sunday midnight showing of The Woman Who Wouldn't Die.  WOMEN'S   ROLE  The dramatic story of women's role in Canadian history  will be illustrated in a book to  be prepared by the Canadian  Federation of University Women which has been awarded a  grant of $3,500 for the purpose.  In announcing the grant made  under thhe Centennial Publications Assistance program of the  Centennial Commission, John  Fisher, Centennial commissioner, stressed that this project is  but one instance of the role to  be played in the 1967 celebrations both by women and by  universities. Mr. Fisher was  speaking to the dinner meeting  of the University Women's club  of Ottawa.  .During the Tidewater* Players meeting May 8, Helga Connor was nominated to 'temporarily replace Rex Davey as  president. Rex will be away  until the  fall  It is expected the interest  shown in the.last two workshops  will increase when the Tidewater players, together with the  Central Recreation commission,  sponsor a two day workshop,  open to the public, on May 27  and May 28. Coming from Vancouver will be a lady well  known in theatrical circles,  Mrs. Dorothy Goldrick. She will  be at Roberts Creek Hall on  Friday evening, May 27 from  8 p;m. to 10 p.m. and again on  Saturday morning, May 28 from  10 a.m. to 12 a.m.  The club will be out to listen,  learn and take part in her out- .'���  ��� lines on various aspects of little  theatre and the public is invited  to attend either or both parts  of this two day workshop. To  help defray expenses, ah admission of 50c will be charged to  cover both sessions.  The Players club is sure there  are many persons from Port  Mellon to Sechelt who, though  not connected with the club, will  want to partake of this workshop. Others' are planned if  enough interest is shown and  there are many talented people  from whom to choose who are  willing to come and leave a bit  of their knowledge with us.  Futher information can be obtained from the president, Helga i Connor, 886-2171, Secretary  Gloria Fyles, 886-7714 or Mr.  P. Lawrence of the Recreation  commission,   885-9965.  -> W: I.  DRAW WINNERS  Winners of the draw at the  Gibsons W.I plant sale and tea  were: hanging basket to Mrs.  W. Haley and plant with holder  (Mrs. A. E. Reece.  The Corporation of the Village of Gibsons Landing  ."���:'��" j-'i'-. '��� lilii-)  Applications are invited for the position of Cashier-Typist.  Duties: responsible clerical work in connection with municipal business including typing of bylaws, resolutions and  minutes, receipt of municipal taxes and fees and some bookkeeping including payroil. Present working hours 1 - 5 p.m.  Mon. - Fri. Applications in writing' stating age* experience,  and qualifications will be received, by the undersigned up  to Tuesday, May 24th, 1966.  C. F. GOODING, Clerk.  ��� r=;        if;".  rti^  and   ���������'���'���������������-  ������.' to  Parker's Hjardw^  on their enlarged modern store.  A credit to any area.  We were pleased to install the heating.  Hall Sheet Metal and Heating  ��� * ^ ^ * ^ * ^ * "' ��� ���"��� ��� -"��� ��� ��� n-ij-T_ri-ruT_r*_rLr  WmmMftMATiom  GOOD FORTUNE  to  PARKER'S HARDWARE  The remodelled and enlarged premises will be a  credit to the district  It was our pleasure to do the electrical work  ROBILLIARD ELECTRIC  From one Marshall-Wells Store to another  CONGRATULATIONS  and  GOOD FORTUNE  to  PARKER'S HARDWARE LTD.  The remodelled and enlarged premises with the  new furniture department will be a credit  to the district.  Ed. Anderson  GIBSONS HARDWARE LTD. COAST NEWS WANT ADS  ARE BEST SELLERS  Census -starts June 1  GIBSONS  SEPTIC TANK PUMPING  '���'.-.. Phone'''-V  886-2848 or 886-2.404  GIBSONS  BUILDING  HIGH TEST  Ready-Miac  CONCRETE  PLASTERERS SAND  NAVIJACK  LARGE & SMALL ROCK  COARSE SAND  FILL  Phone 886-2642  Although the Census .officially  begins   on   Wednesday, June 1,  1966,   very few7 people  in  this ������?  area will get a call from the ~  census, taker  on  that day.  In  fact only a small proportion of  the- area population     will    be  enumerated   this   week, . Earle  Dawe, of Gibsons, census commissioner   for   the    area   announces,       y  - In theory the census starts  June 1 and continues on until  completed, he said. In actual  fact, because a majority of census takers are new to their  jobs, only a small number- of:  names are completed on the /  first;- dayV; And on the second  day, Thursday, June 2, they  meet together' with the census  commissioner to review problems they have encountered in  their field work.  It is therefore on the third  day, Mr- Dawe stated, that the  census gets into y high gear.  However the third day is a  Friday, and while some census  takers do elect to work on the  Saturday, it is the week starting  on  Monday,  June  6,  that  CHIROPRACTIC OFFICE  MONDAY &   THURSDAY  1678 Marine Drive���Gibsons  Phorie 8869843  Haddock's Cabana Marina  Deluxe All-Electric CABINS  MERCURY OUTBOARD 5AIES & SERVICE  MADEIRA PARK ��� Ph. 883-2248  will see the greatest amount of  census taking completed.  The Population Census is expected to be completed entirely within two weeks, he said.  The listing of businesses for  the Census of Merchandising at  the end of the 1966 fiscal year  will also be completed within  that time.  The census schedules are  carefully checked by the census commissioner and get a  further check at the regional  office of Dominion Bureau of  Statistics. Compilation of figures, and the release of all statistical data is made at Ottawa  after returns are processed  through the ,_ computer centre  there.  Mr. Dawe stressed the need  for public co-operation. He said  that this need was emphasized  by the. slogan being used for  the 1966 census, which is: Be  Counted for Canada. The law  ��� requires everybody to answer  the census questions, but the  census can only be complete  and accurate if the public cooperates,  he said.  He; also emphasized the  secrecy of the census answers,  pointed out that everybody  working for the census, which  Dominion Bureau of Statistics  administers, is required to take  an oath of secrecy.  4th ANNUAL AWARDS  MacMillan Bloedel Limited is  again offering an award of $500  for outstanding individual journalistic achievement in British  Columbia weekly newspapers.  A second prize of $250 is offered, and a third of $100 will  be made where the judges give  an honorable mention: Announcement of the winners and  presentations of the cheques  will be made at the annual  meeting of the B.C. Weekly  Newspapers    Association  Coast ]^ews,M_iy 19, -JHffiy '  '9  Rear Admiral Hastings had  jurisdiction; over. the Esquimalt  based' ships of the Royal;Navy  in 1866. These included HM  ships Malacca, Scout,; Sparrow-  hawk, and the gunboats Forward and Grappler;  OIL BURNER SERVICE  Phone 8862422  IJohnHind-Smithl  Refrigeration  PORT MELLON  TO   PENDER   HARBOUR  Phone 886-2231  from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  Res.  886-9949  Murray's Garden & Pet Supplies  GOWER POINT ROAD, GIBSONS ��� PhV 8S6-2��19  Bedding Plants 39,49 & 59c a boi  Vegetable Plants ____._. 49c a box  WE HAVE BEST SELECTION OF BEDDING PLANTS  V COME IN AND BROWSE AROUND  FREE ADVICE ON YOUR GARDENING PROBLEMS  ^���M*_��__-_"__*��_��%-^-^��-  PHONE OF FUTURE, this pushbutton style instrument is displayed by Pat West of the B.C.  Telephone Company which plans  to start gradual introduction of  touch-calling in 1968. The company says first touch-calling service using telephones with push  buttons in place of rotary dial  will be offered in 1968 in Vancouver's Trinity exchange area'.  This was announced by J.  Ernest Richardson, company  president and chief executive  officer. "We consider touch calling to be the most significant  improvement in ^he telephone  since the adoption of the dial,"  he said.  The first touch calling service  will be offered in the Trinity  central office area, using new  telephone instruments, featuring  a panel of ten push buttons in  place of the traditional rotary  dial. It will be available only to  customers with individual or  two-party line service because  of the nature of central office  equipment required for its operation.  MCGATeS  "You should be outside,  honey. We could go to a nice  j. outdoor movie!" _^_���_  Save at Canada's  Mrsfc7^-iik  for your  first (laughter  up  in passing  SCUBA Diving is not a sport  to be taken lightly or to be  entered into without proper  knowledge warns Dr. E. S.  Robinson, chairman of the Diving Safety committee of the  B.C. Safety Council.  In recent years 11 deaths  have resulted from SCUBA Diving due to inexperience, lack  of knowledge of maintenance of  equipment, or of basic diving  rules.  Wet suits should not be given  to youngsters unless first a  thorough medical exam proves  the youngster is fit for diving,  and unless he takes instructions  from a qualified instructor.  Never buy used equipment unless it.is checked out thoroughly by a qualified diver.  Obey three basic rules���Never *  dive alone even when qualified  to dive. Take adequate instruction, and when boating keep  well clear of the buoys that  have v the diver's red and white  flag attached, unless you wish  to contribute to the injury or  death of the diver below.  B.C. Safety Council will supply anyone with a list of qualified instructors. Phone the  council or write B.C. Safety  Council, 1186 Nicola Street, Vancouver 5, B.C.  ...andyour second carpet!  -e^  Bank of Montreal  Gibsons Branch: T. F. DAUGHERTY, Manager  Port Mellon (Sub-Agency): Open on .  Canadian Forest Products Ltd. semi-monthly paydays  Sechelt Branch: ERNEST BOOTH, Manager  Pender Harbour, Madeira Park (Sub-Agency):     Open Daily  miwumiuuwm  QJJD  There are at least sixty-three  different kinds (species and  subspecies) of fish in the fresh  waters of British Columbia.  Some, sucn as salmon, are of  great commercial importance;  some, such as the trout and  char, are of great interest to  the sportsmen and indirectly of  very considerable economic  value; others, such as many of  the minnows and course fish,  are of no direct value, but may  serve as food for other more  valuable creatures; all are of  importance in studying and  measuring the wildlife resources  of this province.  Most Pure Heart of Mary Mission  (Coast Highway & Park Rd., Gibsons)  COMMENCING SUNDAY, MAY 22 at 11:00 a.m.  MORNING AND EVENING SERVICE  9:30 aim. and 7:30 p.m.  PREACHER: REV. DANIEL EHMAN, C.ss.R.  ELPHINSTONE   PIONEER  MUSEUM   SOCIETY  .- <-^.e��f. .~-f* -i^-V.---,.-..  announces^-  \      ���' ��� , .  Saturday, May 21  2 p.m.  Beneath Municipal Hall  PUBLIC INVITED TO ATTEND  WE CAN SUPPLY  YOU WITH . . .  ENVELOPES  LEHERHEADS  INVOICES  STATEMENTS  BUSINESS CARDS  See us for all your  Printing Needs  COAST NEWS  Gibsons  Ph. 886-2622 18th year for  s store  This month marks the 18th.  year Parker's Hardware has  served the hardware needs of  ithe Sechelt district. Started' as  'a small rural store in 1948, with  'a minimum of stock, Jim and  Phyllis Parker operated this  business between them, and for  three years Jim operated a water taxi out of Porpoise Bay to  augment the meagre income  (from  their hardlware store.  , With their daughter Mary, the  Parkers lived in a tiny apartment behind the store, and  while Jim serviced the logging  teamps along Sechelt Inlet with  his 22 foot speed boat Breeze,  Phyllis kept shop at home.  In   1956   the   Parkers   joined  the Marshall-Wedls chain of retail   stores   in   order   to   avail  themselves of the mass buying,  power  of  this  large  Canadian  RARE COLLECTOR'S ITEM  1910  EDISON "OPERA" PHONOGRAPH  Large horn speaker, 90 cylinder records. ��� Offers  Box 754 ��� Coast News ��� Gibsons  GILMORES VARIETY SHOP  SECHELT ��� Ph. 885-9343  For Your Holiday Needs  SUN GLASSES - CAPS ��� HATS ��� BATHING SUITS  BEACH TOYS ��� BEACH TOWELS  REEVES ART SUPPLIES ��� KNITTING SUPPLIES, Etc.  OPEN FRIDAY TO 9 p.m.  GIBSONS  Tire Sale  Transport 100���1st Line Tires  900x20-12 Ply  Reg. $174.35  SALE $117.45  700x17 8 Ply���Reg. $63.95  sale $49.50  SERVICE  Phone 886-2572  ARE YOU  REGISTERED?  A   PROVINCIAL   ELECTION  IS  IMMINENT  Any new residents of fhe Peninsula or anyone  not on the present voters list can obtain registration cards by phoning or writing, Local 297- of  the International Brotherhood of Pulp Sulphite  & Paper Mill Workers, Sunshine Coast Hghwy.,  Gibsons, B.C.  DO IT NOW!  Phone: 886-7490, 886-7768 or 886-7436  ,_BMiavfc��vajwi-H--i  SEL.  (wholesale  firm.  Marshall-Wells  teent a young man to Sechelt to  : Jmerchandise     and  ^modernize  ���the local hardware stored This  energetic young mart was Frank  (Newton,   and   as   the   Parkers  Jthought the time had come to  'seek    assistance, 7 Jim    asked  . Frank if he would care to stay  'on in Sechelt and^'bring his family to live. After conferring with  his wife-Harriet, xthey decided  to make the move to Sechelt,  , and work at the retail hardware  itrade.    This    association    was  kuch  a happy one,  that  after  'two years, the business was incorporated as Parkers Hardware  [Ltd. and Frank became, a shareholder.  The intervening years have  !seen the business grow and  /prosper steadily, due in part to  the service provided, but mainly to the support of the many  (fine customers of Parkers Hardware Ltd. and the loyalty and  industry of the staff, which now  numbers six. ���  ���..:'.���:Last' year, it became obvious  'that more space was  essential  : ito properly show and merchan-  - (dise the increased lines handled  in   the   store,   so* plans   were  made to increase the floor area  by building a two storey addition at the rear of the building.  The  store   now  has  a large  'main floor, twice the, previous  size, and a second floor where  furniture   and   allied  lines will 7  be  o" display.  ���The owners trust that their  customers will approve the  bright, new store and find the  merchandise and prices to their  liking. With justifiable pride in  the completion of this new store  in a few short weeks, Jim and  Frank would like to thank the  contractors and their own staff  'members for their hard work ,  and forebearance during the unsettled weeks of reorganization.  BASEBALL  SUNSHINE COAST  MINOR BASEBALL  Orioles 27,  [Merchants  7.  Firemen 11, Raiders 3.  Sunday games were rained  out and will be made up later  in the schedule.  On Wednesday the Wilson  Creek Orioles handed the Gibsons Merchants their fifth  straight loss, and the Gibsons  Firemen moved to the top of  the league dropping the Roberts  Creek Raiders 11 to 3.  Games this week:  Wed., May 18, 6:30 p.m.:  Orioles and Firemen at Wilson Creek.  Raiders and Merchants at Gibsons, y  Sunday, May 22:  Firemen and Raiders at Wilson Creek 1:30.  Orioles and Merchants at Wilson Creek, 3:30.  STANDINGS  W  Gibs. Firemen 4  W.  C.  Orioles 3  R C.  Raiders 3  Gibs Mercs.    ' 0  L  1  2  2  5  Pet  .800  .600  .600  .000  Halfmoon Bay  By MART   TINKLEY  Last weekend was a quiet one  in the Bay and the weather kept  most weekenders away except  for a few faithfuls such as the  Jack Temple family, Don Ross,  the Nobby darks, the Fred  Burdetts, the Les Goughs and  the Len Werseen family.  Mr. and Mrs. Alec Morris are  moving to a suite in North Vancouver having sold their Welcome Beach home to Mr. and  Mrs. Steve Storey of North Vancouver. <  Mrs. Peggy Connor, in addition to her many other commitments, is busy acting as chauffeur to her mother, Mrs. Mary  Walker wh0 slipped on a log in  front of her home and broke her  arm in two places.  , Mr. Ed Edmunds has left for  the fishing grounds with his  troller. He plans to fish in the  Bakers' Pass area before heading further north.  Mr. and Mrs. Gerry Gordon  spent last weekend in Vancouver visiting relatives.  10     Coast News, May 19, 1966.  BPWefect  E & M BOWLADROME  Ladies Spring: Dreamers 2580  (911). A. Fossett 500, E. Naylor 545, D. Mansfield 535, H. Gir  ard  553,  J.   Whieldon  598,   F.  Cooper 524, A. WMeldon 537.  Thurs. Spring: No. 3, 2638  (990). J; Christiansen 679 (270),  I. Jewitt 557.V  v  Reports were presented and  officers were elected for the  coming year, when the Sunshine  Coast Business and Professional  Women's Club held its annual  (meeting May 3.  Retiring President Jo Benjafield thanked members for their  excellent support, -and in reviewing club activities, stressed  that they had not been insignificant.  The new executive elected by  acclamation are: Dorothy Bosch  president; Lily Dunlop, vice-  president; Phyllis McLeod,  treasurer; Helen Bathgate, secretary; and committee chairmen Ruth McLintock, member-  Ship; Mae Bathgate, publicity;  Jo Benjafield, programs. Installation of officers will be conducted at the next meeting,  June 7.  Preceding the annual meet-  ing, the regular meeting dealt  with the appointment of delegates to attend the provincial  conference, and the -, Canadian  Federation convention. Grace  Harling will represent the Sun-  'shine Coast club at the provincial conference, at Pinewoods  in Manning Park, May 21-23.  Phyllis McLeod will attend-the  Federation convention in Victoria, July 10-14. Featured speak  ers at the 20fch biennial convention of Canadian Federation will  be Lady Littlewood, of England,  president of the International  Federation 0f Business and Professional Women, and Hon. R.  W. Bonner, QjC, attorney-general for B.C. The federation  convention is being held in British Columbia for the first time  since 1952, and will be attended  by representatives from clubs  across Canada, with guests attending from the United States  arid Mexico.  SHOW STARTS 8 p.m. ��� Ph. 886-2827  SALUTE FOR THE T.O.A.  STAR OF THE YEAR  It's ANN MARGARET WEEK  AT THE       I    VI  llalVIII   E      GIBSONS!  WHERE THE GOOD ONES ARE  WED.r THURS., FRI., 18, 19 & 20  "DOUBLE FEATURE" Out Approx. 10:40 p.m.  JOHN  F0RSYTHE  and on the same program  //  ADULT  LITHE...  LUSCIOUS  and only seventeen!  7?^JPHWWWJP�����*���TOW����!_��    * -y y* ^'<-at*, tin r turn       ��� ���  Gne~TTTand 125 WACS on  a lovely Pacific Island  | ALSO SATURDAY MATINEE  SAL, MON., TUES., 21, 23 & 24  ANN-MARGARET  LOUIS J0URDAN  What, does a girl do in Paris  that  she doesn't, do  at home  \ Iv&to* 7  \ fcfea.   j /  Vs rANA��;>:  EXTRA!   MIDNIGHT - SUNDAY 22  ���'TI_i;;<liinaii| "Wiii:":WAlftT dfc"  Box Office Opens 12.01 Midnight  kit?*,  -a^V**1*' ssasrw.* s^gr^f  /     A, i -  *>k<*/*'<.*&'**2& 1  tA���   --&s__s__3___gg��>___8____g_8S_��  For Interior  Ken's Lucky Dollar Store  Will Close  MON., TUES./WED, MAY 23, 24 & 25  Re-opening Thurs. Morning  Watch fer our  GRAND OPENING FLYER  for June 2, 3 & 4  ft PITCH & PUTT GOLF COURS  REOPENS ON TRIAL BASIS FR0H MAY 20  Pratt Rd  Gibsons

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