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Array %58!?818 'if.  kmU  COMING TO  GIBSONS  WED. 22  THURS. 23.  FRI. 24  SAT. 25  ��o ast  Provincial Library,  Victoria* B. C.  SERVING THE GROWING SUNSHINE COAST ��� Ph.  88S-2622  Published in Gibsons, B.C. Volume 21,  Number 6, February 9, 1967. 7c per copy  186701967  CANADA-C0NFBERM10N  Lions will   Poof Site Set  welcome  assistance  Search     Board outlines  The Lions club replying to a  letter from council giving it the  right to put on the Sechelt May  Day celebration informed council it would work with all other  organizations towards a bigger  and better May Day.  Council decided the Municipal  hall would foe opened Monday,  Fefo. 27 to expedite the issuance  of motor car licenses to the public. This is done each year towards the end of the period  when licenses are issued.  Council was informed foy the  provincial surveyor of taxes  that the West Porpoise Bay extension now a part of the village has a tax assessment totalling $982 and that on 1966 taxes  only $79.67 has been paid leaving $903 unpaid. The assessor  said he would advise ratepayers  there to make them payable to  the village Municipal office.  When a building permit was  sought for a suite on top of C &  S store, an', argument arose as  to the need of copies of village  bylaws so that members of  council would be able to express  an opinion respecting them  when questions way be asked  covering subjects covered by  bylaws. Clerk Ted Rayner explained there are about 75 bylaws on record, half of them being not current. He suggested  that it would be better to await  the result of Municipal Act revisions expecjte^.b��fore;^thie legislature and that it would also  be better to wait to see just how  the new regional district would  operate. Councillor Morgan  Thompson moved that these bylaws be prepared for councillors toy June IS. The clerk replied he could offer no guarantee.  Councillor Ray Clarke report  ing on Hackett Park declared  he  Saw Centre saws with the only  expense involved the use of the  saws. Men have been cleaning  up the park and felling dangerous trees. No labor costs are involved, he said.  When the school board budget was presented for council's  approval Councillor Morgan  Thompson requested it be left  over until the next meeting and  in the meantime copies be obtained for each member of council so they could foe perused.  However after the chairman  advised that it be passed a vote  was taken resulting in a divided council two-to-two with the  chairman casting his first deciding vote in favor of approving the school board budget.  Council will apply to the district director of health for the  nursing care program covering  the village. This would entail a  cost of 10 cents per person in  the village, the total amounting  to $49:60. This nursing care, details of which are still being  formed by the health board will  be at the discretion of doctors  DINNER MEETING  There will be a dinner meeting of the council of the Pender Harbour and District Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday,  Feb. 14 at the Garden Bay Conference centre. Dinner will (be  at 6:30  p.m.  Any members or others interested in joining the chamber  are welcome to the dinner or  the meeting. Contact Mrs. Jo  Ben j afield at 8831-2336 before  noon  on Sat.,  Feb.  11 if  you  The following is a joint publicity release issued iby School  District No. 46 (Sechelt) and the  Gibsons-Port Mellon Centennial  Pool Committee:  At a meeting with the Gibsons  and Port Mellon Centennial Pool  comonittee, the Sechelt District  School Board confirmed that the  pool would foe fouilt on the Gibsons Elementary School grounds  at the location recommended  -foy the board's architects. (Facing the highway).  The two groups formed a joint  coinmittee which will adminis  ter the pool outside school  hours. The centennial committee agreed to send plans of the  pool and its location to the  board for approval by its architects.  The board indicated that it expected to begin development of  the lower play area at the  school almost immediately, to  replace the play area which will  foe occupied foy the pool, and  that it seemed certain that construction of the pool could begin as soon as adequate funds  had been raised 'by the pool  committee.  halted      school budget  The failure of the naval De- CD  Long service honored  Members of Sechelt's village  councils>past and present, hast-.  ed '^al - enjoyable" dinner party  to honor Mrs. Christine Johnston who retired as ^chairman  of Sechelt Village council.  After dinner Council Chairman William Swain presented  Mrs. Johnston with the gavil  she had used for the past ten  years.   Mrs.   Johnston  thanked  g on Hackett Park declared     f I   *      I ff  had obtained the use of Chain , MJVn  ttllTCll  Coming third out of 12 competing in Metropolitan Opera  auditions, Sunday at Seattle,  Lyn Vernon, 22, daughter of  Mr. and Mrs. Ran Vernon.  Gower Point Road, Gibsons  area, will receive an award and  also a chance to take part in  the auditions next year.  Lyn who is a member of the  B.C. Opera ensemble received  her school education in Gibsons and for the last couple of  yeafls has been absorfoe_ in  music instruction and singing  at UBC. While there is no definite report available from the  judges it is surmised that they  decided to give Miss Vernon  another year of schooling before advancing her in the regional competitions.  2 accidents  Two auto accidents caused  three persons to be hospitalized.  One, on Saturday at about 3:30  p.m., involved Albert Rorison,  70, of Port' Mellon in an accident when his car ended up  against a pole at the entrance  to Port Mellon from Gibsons.  He is in St. Mary's Hospital  with internal injuries.  The second mishap about 4  p.m. Tuesday afternoon occurred on a private driveway when  a car driven by Syd Basey  struck a tree. Two passengers,  Rolph and Greer were taken to  hospital where multiple stitches  were found necessary to close  lacerations on the face.  the   council   for  the   gift   and  their good wishes. .,;  As an expression of appreciation for her work on their behalf Mrs. S. Dawe presented  Mrs. Johnston with a beautifully designed gold brooch, suitably engraved From the People  of Sechelt 1956-1966, also a scroll  which had been lettered and  decorated by Brother Mac-  Donald of the Residential  School.  Mrs. Johnston expressed her  pleasure and sincere thanks for  these two gifts from the people of Sechelt with their kind  thoughts and good wishes.  Those present were Magistrate Andrew and Mrs. Johnston, Chairman William Swain,  Mr. and Mrs. L. Hansen, Miss  A. de Lange, Mr. Morgan  Thompson, Mrs. Pat Gibson,  Mr. and Mrs. Rae Clarke, Mr.  and Mrs. Ted Osborne, Sr.,  Mr. Bernel Gordon, Capt. and  Mrs. S. Dawe and Mr and Mrs.  Ben Lang.  The failure of the naval Destroyer escort Yukon to turn  up any trace of the tug Gulf  Master off Trail Island is disappointing Cecil Cosulich, president of the Riv Tow Marine  Ltd., owners of the lost craft,  declared in an interview with  the Coast News.  Mr. Cosulich felt there we're  two broad possibilities for the  sinking, one that she went down  for some unknown reason in  the middle of the Bay, or more  likely the Gulf Master might  have piled up on an inshore  rock and slid off into deep water.  Reluctantly, and only after  exhausting every possibility offered toy the electronic search  equipment, both on board the  company's search vessel Redfir  9 and the Yukon, Riv Tow  would now be compelled to  turn the locating of the wreck  over to the underwriters.  One remaining clue is the  stcry of a woman eyewitness  on Mission Point. She told of  an unusual occurrence, a boiling up of the waters off the  Point lout soundings of the  search vessel, which after repeatedly cruising that area  could raise only a low reading  on the magnometer, not sufficiently high to be the boat.  However it is possible the  underwriters will explore this  bare possibility on the strength  of this eye witness story, engaging local scuba divers to  makeja further attempt to lo-  ^^clrte the^sihikeh ';tu_v~-- '  $ over  % over  % of 1967  % of 1966  1966  1966  (budget  budget  Administration  6,647  8.8  5.2  5.7  Instruction  84,707  11.5  51.9  55.8  i(Teachers salaries  75,103  11.5  46.1  49.6)  Operation  57,205  40.7  12.5  10.7  .Repairs, Maintenance  48,011  62.6  7.9  5.8  Transportation  842  1-0  5.2  6.1  Aux.. Services  ���2,550  ���20.3  0.6  1.0  Non-operating  2,600  37.1  0.6  0.5  Debt Services  18,303  13.2  10.0  10.5  Capital  46,320  91.1  6.1  3.9  Total Budget  262,085  19,9  '"' The president of the Riv Tow  Marine paid special tribute to  Corp. J. C. K. Deevy of the  Sechelt RCMP for his untiring  vigilance in tracking down any  possible, clues. Mr. Cosulich  made an urgent plea that if  anyone in the Davis Bay or  the slightest evidence of wreckage, adrift or on shore, to in-  Scchelt area came across even  form the RCMP at Sechelt or  call direct to Riv Tow Marine,  Ph. FA 5-8231 Vancouver.  It's like working on a jigsaw puzzle, said Mr. Cosulich,  every piece has to be in place  before the picture is completed,  a grim puzzle that may yet reveal the cause of the unexplained loss of a well-manned, well  equipped, highly seaworthy,  tl:ree-year old metal-hulled tug,  tr.king with her all five members of her crew off Sechelt  Farbor on a squally wintry  Jan. 11, 1967.  The school board's budget for  the calendar year 1967 is 19.9%  higher than the 1966 /budget.  The actual dollar increase is  $262,085, resulting in a budget  which has now, at $1,580,806  topped the one and a half million dollar mark for the first  time. However, the increase  is lower, both in dollars and  percentage, than the increase  in budgets between 1965 and  1966.  Neighboring and similar sized  school districts are experiencing similar budget increases  ranging from 20 to 27%.  Almost half the budget increase is .caused by increased  salary costs. Teachers salaries  alone account for 46.1% oi the  entire budget. A 25% increase  in funds for teaching supplies  for kindergarten pupils, the provision of a minimum of $50 for  athletic supplies in small schools  a. 75% increase in funds for library books for elementary pupils, and; the doubling of funds  for music supplies-for Elementary pupils, and special allotments for home economics and  industrial education courses are  other factors. So is the implementation of a plan which will  almost double the clerical assistance given to schools in order  to help free principals and  teachers from clerical work and  enable them to devote more  time to education. The board has  also provided funds to hire two  school librarians, a music teach  er for Elphinstone Secondary  School and a specialist to help  students with physical or mental  learning problems.  Operating, repairs and maintenance and capital costs show  heavy percentage increases.  One of the biggest is the $28,750  figure set aside for the rental  of portable classrooms due to  the current government freeze  on school construction, which  prevents the board from building classrooms approved by the  owner electors under Referendum No. 8. Another factor is  the provision of adequate funds  to upgrade all school sites over  a period of years in conjunction  with the Board's new landscape  architect. Also, more lease  lights are being provided around  schools to increase night time  security.  Small additions to the Davis  Bay and Roberts Creek Elementary Schools and Pender Harbour Secondary School are  planned, mainly to provide much  needed storage facilities.  One  happy  note is  the fact,  that, in spite of increased appraisal values, better coverage,,  allowance for coverage on possible construction this year and.  the provision of boiler insurance  overall   insurance   costs   have  been reduced foy more than 14%  due to the introduction of the  primary and excess system of  fire insurance.  The transportation section of  the budget shows the smallest  dollar and percentage increase  in the budget, due to the board's  decision not to provide transportation for kindergarten children. There has, however, been  a 50% incease in funds for extra-curricular travel foy school  children. Dental program costs  have been reduced as there appears to be a probability that  the Coast Garibaldi Health Unit  will confine its dental program  to the Pender Harbour area in  1967, in view of the permanent  presence of a dentist at Gibsons.  Firemen awarded mugs  ttt f, t**tS*+S  Kinsmen of Gibsons have been hard at it this past week in  mailing out 1,600 Mothers' March appeal letters for release on  Tuesday. They hope the people of this area will respond to this  annual appeal with open-hearted generosity that has characterized  the previous door to door canvass.  Twenty-seven members of Gib  sons and Area Volunteer Fire  department at the annual banquet in Danny's Dining Room,  given to the firemen by the  council of Gibsons village, received their Service Mugs. Firemen are not paid for their services during the year.  Among the 27 who received  their awards are Fred Feeney,  Norman Mackay and Bob Wilson each dating back to 1947.  John Wilson joined in 1948, Bill  Scott, the chief, in 1954 and Marvin Volen with Herb Winn in  1954, Cliff Mahlman in 1955, Roy  Malyea, Ed Kullander and Fred  Holland in 19158 with Brucfe  Campbell joining in 1959. Fifteen others range from 1960 to  1966 with two more being on  probation since late last year.  The Service Mugs have the date  of joining the department engraved on them and on leaving  the department that date will  be added.  A presentation of a fly fishing rod with shiny gang trolJ  was made to Roy Malyea, the  former secretary of the fire de  partment for a good many years  With the aid of a landing net,  part of the presentation, it is  expected he will enjoy many  hours in a pleasurable way.  Owing to the absence of Councillor Fred Feeney, fire committee chairman who was filling in in North Vancouver on  a key job for hs employer, B.C.  Telephones, Councillor Ken God-  dard, present with his wife Lorraine thanked the firemen on  behalf of council for their fine  efforts during the year, including the time taken on weekly  practices. -;  Fire Chief Bill Scott thanked  council on behalf of the volunteer firemen for its co-operation  in strengthening the department  for service in the village area.  ESSAY CONTEST  The Canadian Forestry association in co-operation with the  Council of Forest Industries  will conduct the 20th Annual  Forest Industries Essay Contest among students of junior  and   senior secondary   schools. Coast News, Feb. 9, 1967  Air service improvement proposed  , "Jack Frost has waved his magic wand and touched bur'  i.. ........ ..  -..battery!"   " "  _Ioast Nexus  PHONE 886-2622  Published every Thursday at Gibsons, B.C. Authorized as sec  ond 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.  Unity in the Community gets things done  The school board budget  If the government of British Columbia can add a whopping  $82 millions of dollars to its budget for 1967 with practically no  public outcry there should not even be slight murmurings over the  $262,000 increase to the district school board's budget for the year.  It might be right at this point to point out after close examination of the budget that total wages and salaries reach $946,141 and  if one adds transportation costs, that of .pupils foy fous and travelling  allowances due to the widespread nature of the school district, one  gets the figure of $1,032,081 ��� this before one considers other fixed  expenses, building maintenance and supplies and possible capital  expenditure..  Having eliminated salaries, wages and travel expenses, there  are other fixed expenses covering defot servicing, heat, light, fuel,  water, insurance and now rentals, as the fooard is forced into the  position of renting those round school rooms at a cost of $28,750 this  year because the government has placed a freeze on new construction. The total of these fixed expenses is in the region of $275,000.  This leaves the school fooard slightly less than $300,000 for general maintenance and exigencies that are bound to arise.  The moral of it is that the individual who will pay only one  dollar in taxation due to the home-owner grant is in a more favorable position to have a good night's sleep more often than does a  member of the school board, not only when battling with the budget but during the rest of the year.  All government costs, federal, provincial, municipal and school  fooard are rising not only due to pressures from inflation but because of public demand and in the case of British Columbia because its government is denying lesser governments the right to  operate in a normal manner. The power of education is being  throttled by another type of power which has the right to exist but  not at the expense of education.  Municipal councils are viewing with great concern the problem  of educational budgets. They have the right to question the total  budget but cannot arbitrate specifics within the budget. The claim  has foeen made that municipal councils are asked to approve a pig-  in-a-poke. This is correct because they have no knowledge of what  will foe the actual cost to the taxpayer. The education department  apportions by formula how much of the budget costs the government will pay leaving the remainder for the taxpayer to pay and  the municipal government to collect and hand over without question  to the school fooard. Further it is expected to pay to the school  fooard before it collects any of the school tax, a certain portion of  the school budget. Many have to resort to the bank for some of  these payments during the early part of the year. Some do not  which places the school board in the position of having to get  money with which to carry on from the bank.  No one in their right senses can claim this is an equitable situation. Further troubles are added when the provincial government  is unable to place on the money market debentures already approved by the taxpayer for necessary expansion of school affairs. With  a provincial government piling up surplus after surplus it is about  time the taxpayer took a good long look at provincial government  .management of school, hospital and municipal affairs and provincial government policies concerning the same.  The carrot, representing the home-owner grant, now being  dangled before the eyes of the taxpayer, is blocking the view.  While the public remains apathetic, this will continue.  COAST NEWS  19 u: ins ii,ii  It was reported that the  Headlanders are dropping all  thought of amalgamation plans.  Winter held the Cove in an  icy grip all last week, a thick  sheet of ice covered the approaches to the govt, float, so  no boats called.  New president of the Gibsons  Recreational Society is Eric  Inglis with J. Drummond, vice-  president and Cliff Leach, secretary.  Many    residents    of    Sechelt  who remember Miss Bette Fee  as a school teacher here in  1942 and 1943 heard her speak  over the air from London.  February has had a record  for storms, and the loss of the  ferry. The Island Flier is an  example of the need for a telephone  line  to Gambier Island.  A recent visitor to Kleindale  was Father Baxter of Sechelt  Residential School. He held a  first mass in Pender Harbor  Sunday in the home of Mr. and  Mrs. O. Dubois.  Thirty  minutes  from  Sechelt  to Vancouver!  Twenty minutes from Gibsons  to Bayshore Inn!  This is the type of daily express air passenger and freight  service Al Campbell, owner-  manager of Tyee Airways,  hopes to inaugurate on acceptance of his company's brief  now in preparation for submission to the Air Transport Board,  Ottawa.  Mr. Campbell maintains there  is sufficient volume of (business  for both passenger and freight  not already being handled by  any other air carrier in this  region to justify such a service.  If sanctioned by the air transport board, existing passenger  rates could automatically be  reduced from the present $31  one way charter flight to at  least $9.  The proposed extension of the  Tyee Airways present service,  which extends from Sechelt to  Jervis Bay, serves at least 25  licensed points including Nelson Isle, Pender Harbour, Egmont, Salmon Inlet, Secret  Cove, Thornamby Isle and Gibsons. An air service from these  points to Vancouver would be  of the greatest service to loggers, Port Mellon mill workers  and booming grounds, business  people, summer commuters at  Gambier and Keats, booming  contractors at far out points  such as Nelson Island and Salmon Inlet.  It would also supply a fast  air freight service at reasonable rates for emergency supplies and men. Such an extended service would also be an important adjunct in aiding the  further growth and industrialization of Gibsons and Sechelt.  Mr. Campbell explained that  due to the economic fluctuation  of the logging industry, we must  look to other sources of revenue such as the summer tourist industry and people on the  move from Sechelt and Gibsons. The problem facing the  Tyee Airways is to maintain  and improve the present schedule.  She obvious solution lies in  extending the present schedule  to Vancouver. Such an extension would not cut into the  operating revenue of other air  carriers, he said.  At the present time the Tyee  fleet consists of a seven-passenger Norseman, two three-  passenger Cessna 180's and a  Cessna 185 on order. With the  granting of'the extension of its  schedule through to Vancouver,  this fleet would be increased  by at least one six-passenger  Beaver and the addition of further aircraft as the expansion  of  the service warrented.  The company based in well  sheltered Porpoise Bay maintains a modern quonset repair  shop hanger and is in constant  contact with its aircraft by two-  way radio. The present staff  includes four pilots with total  of more than 12,000 hours of  accident free operation. A  licensed air mechanic and des-  patcher secretary completes  the operational staff.  In support of this proposed  Vancouver-Gibsons-Sechelt run,  R. G. Bentall, vice-president,  Dominion Construction Co. Ltd.,  Vancouver writes that as a resident of Keats Island, it would  mean a great deal to have air  service to the Gibsons-Keats  Island area. There are a number of business and professional  COPYRIGHT APPLIED FOB  We welcome written questions on legal points from  readers. If possible they  will be answered in this  column. Letters must be  brief, signed and your address shown. Send to "Point  of Law," c^/o this newspaper.  Q. What do the letters Q.C.  after a lawyer's name mean,  and what is the difference between a barrister and a solicitor.  A. Q.C. stands for Queen's  Counsel but it doesn't mean  much in Canada except in B.C.  In Britain, the title originally  meant that a lawyer.was eminent enough to be retained by  the Sovereign. If the Sovereign  was a king the initials K.C.  were used. The award of this  honor soon came to be given  to any eminent barrister whether he acted for the crown or  not.  English lawyers are divided  into two separate professions���  barristers and solicitors. Barristers appear in court. Soli\%-  lors cannot conduct court cases  but draw wills, deeds, mortgages, contracts, incorporate  companies, etc. A lawyer in  England cannot be both a barrister and a solicitor. A client  cannot consult a barrister directly but must do so through  a solicitor.  In Canada, most lawyers are  both barristers and solicitors.  The English system is by far  the best but as only about one  tenth of lawyers are barristers,  the introduction of the system  here, as has been suggested,  would work a considerable  hardship on clients in small  towns where a barrister could  not find enough work to do.  One would have to be brought  in from the larger cities where  POINT  OF LAW  Of ~/r fJraclicinp JLawyw  they would tend to congregate.  To return to the honor Q.C,  this in Canada has degenerated  into a piece of political patronage, except in B.C. where it is  reserved for a small percentage of the profession. About  one-half the lawyers outside  B.C. are Q.C.'s. There are more  Q.C. in the city of Toronto than  in al of Britain. This empty  honor not only does not indicate court room ability fout has  even been awarded to sheriffs  and librarians who were also  lawyers.  Unfortunately, even in B.C.,  there is some evidence of late  that what should foe only an  honor and reward for ability  as a counsel is becoming a reward for political services rendered.  A HUGE FOLDER  A brochure, believed to unfold into the biggest state  travel folder in the U.S., is  available from the nation's biggest state. Alaska has just produced a 24 by 36 inch full-color  information piece which contains more than 65 pictures and  lots of how-to-go, when-to-go  and where-to-go information  about the 49th State.  Available from Alaska, too,  is the 49th State's 1967 Calendar of Events folder which lists  approximately 200 events of interest to visitors. These vary  from traditional sled dog races  and skiing in the winter to a  number of once-only festivals  and spectaculars to be staged  this summer in honor of the  Alaska Purchase Centennial. It  was 100 years ago this year'  that the U.S. purchased Alaska  from Czarist Russia. Both folders may be obtained free from  the Alaska Travel Division,  Pouch E, Juneau 99801.  people with summer homes on  Keats who could, he felt sure  use such a service to good advantage. The people on Keats  Island have found the ferry service from Horseshoe Bay to  Keats Island awkward and  frustrating. To have a schedule air service from downtown  Vancouver would be a tremendous advantage and would  serve to reduce both time and  cost. Furthermore there are  many visitors who come to the  Island  during the  summertime  and it is most difficult for them  to take the various forms of  transportation right from the  downtown area, he maintained.  "I, therefore, feel that if this  service can be effected it would  be well supported by the residents of Keats Island, and can  assure you that Mr. H. C. Ben-  tall, the president of the Dominion Construction Co., together with myself and members of my families would use  this service," Mr. Bethall concluded. ,  N.   Richard  McKibbin  A   PERSONAL   INSURANCE   SERVICE  PHONE 886-2062 GIBSONS, B.C.  TEETH  CAN  NOW BE REIMPLANTED  If one of your children has a tooth knocked  out don't despair. Just carefully wrap it up in  a clean wet cloth or keep it in water. Bring it  with your child to your dentist, even if it's  dirty. He can clean it up and the odds are he  can replant it in your child's mouth successfully. Modern dental techniques for preparing  the tooth and socket makes even transplanting  possible.  Your dentist now has new drugs and techniques which enable him to prevent pain and  assure positive benefits. We co-operate by car-  pledge at all times to be in the position to of-  prescribe.  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 tmes to be in the position to oi  fer the finest of pharmaceutical services.  KRUSE DRUG STORES LTD.  Rae W. Kruse  Gibsons Sechelt  886-2023 885-2134  Pharmaceutical Chemists and Druggists  STORE HOURS ��� 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ��� FRIDAY 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.  OPEN ALL DAY WEDNESDAYS  ._��***��� c  __  /��  Saddle up a snowmobile - and  hang on for a breathtaking  rodeo-on-skids! This wild ride  Western-style is the latest snow  sport in B.C.'s action-packed  outdoors.  And after the action, relax with a Lucky  Lager. Lucky's a bold breed of beer, man-  sized and slow-brewed Western-style. For a  flavour as big as all outdoors, grab yourself  a Lucky.  Give'tbursel-Pa  LUCKY BREAK  This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor Control Board  or by the Government of British Columbia. 8 zoning classifications recommended  A Planning Study by Robert  Williams and Associates  of Vancouver  ARTICLE 3  ZONING CLASSIFICATIONS  We recommend that the village be divided into eight zoning  districts  to foe  designated  as:  Single-Family Residential  Two-Family Residential  Multiple-Family Residential  General Commercial  Highway Commercial  Light Industrial  Waterfront  Public  Development  These will, we believe, be  adequate to articulate and regu-  . late all future development  within the present village  boundaries. Additional zoning  districts would be an unnecessary complication. However,  should the village boundaries  foe extended it would probably  be necessary to add a heavy  industry zone, a small holdings  or agricultural zone and possibly others to cover such  things as extractive industries.  ZONING POLICY  Until such time as the sanitary sewer, storm drainage and  water supply systems have  been improved, there will be  problems in accommodating  most kinds of major development. For this reason we suggest that Council adopt a conservative policy in the Plan  Section of the Zoning Bylaw.  The possibilities of major harbor improvements and urban  renewal projects also favor a  conservative policy until decisions have been made on  these matters.  SINGLE FAMILY ZONE  The Single-Family Zone is intended to regulate only those  areas where more expensive  houses are built and where  there is likely to be some local  demand for this type of zoning.  Only the bluff is suggested for  this Zone. We do not believe  that it is either necessary or  desirable to zone any of the  remaining residential areas for  single family housing only. If,  however, there is a reasonable  request, say, in connection with  a replotting scheme, or in areas  subsequently, incorporated into  Gibsons Landing, extension of  the single family zone should  be considered.  TWO-FAMILY  RESIDENTIAL ZONE  The Two-Family Residential  Zone which. is proposed for  most of the residential portions  of the village differs principally  in that duplexes and second  suites would be permitted. The  requirements would ensure that  the residential character of the  areas covered by it would be  preserved. However, because  of the lack of sanitary sewer  facilities in the village, it is  ijecommended that two-family  dwellings require the approval  of the Medical Health Officer.  MULTIPLE  RESIDENTIAL ZONE  The Multiple Residential  Zone is intended to provide  areas for apartments and other  multiple residential development including conversions  where they may be rationally  related to the services, facilities and other development in  the village.  The    existing    demand    for  apartm ent    accommodation  would appear limited. The new,  34 unit  block  on .School  Road  plus one or two  similar sized  projects  would probably  satisfy the locally    generated    demand within the immediate future. Beyond    this,    additional  new     multiple .   development  would    have    to jbe based on  changed conditions.  One  possibility is the increased popularity of apartments for retirement  living;   If the   village,   through  improvements to    the    harbor  and   other  facilities,   can   improve  its  .competitive  position  as a place to live, it could expect to attract a substantially  increased    retirement    population. This would, of course, increase   the  demand  for  other  types of housing in  the area.  It would not seem possible to  arrive at an accurate estimate  of future demand for multiple  residential land at the present  time.  Within the foreseeable future  we would expect that most new  multiple development would  take place on vacant land.  Given the relatively low price  of land in the village and the  availability of vacant sites, we  would not expect that existing  buildings would be cleared except along the waterfront.  Consequently we propose a  fairly generous zone for multiple dwellings in our long  range proposals. The zone  would cover all existing apartment and multiple development  not included in the commercial  and waterfront zones. The proposed multiple zone covers  those areas which in our opinion  are most suitable for apartments and smaller multiple  structures including lodging  houses and .tourist homes. The  properties north-west of School  ^  VILLAGE OF GIBSONS LANDING  CONTRACT No. 398-2  CONSTRUCTION OF RESERVOIRS, PUMPING  STATIONS  AND WATER MAINS  CALL FOR TENDERS  Sealed tenders marked "Village of Gibsons Landing Contract No. 398-2 for Construction of Reservoirs, Pumping  Stations and Water Mains" will be received by the undersigned up to 11:00 a.m. local time of Friday, February 24,  1967, and will foe opened in public at that time and date.  Contract drawings and specifications may be obtained  from Dayton and Knight Limited, Consulting Engineers,  1463 Bellevue Ave., West Vancouver, B.C., on or after January 31, 1967, on payment of $25.00, which will be refunded  on return of the documents in good condition within 30 days  from receipt of tenders.  The work comprises construction of two pumping stations, approximately 1,600 feet of water main and a ground  storage reservoir. The Corporation will supply the major  waterworks materials.  The lowest or any tender will not necessarily be accepted.  C. F. Gooding,  Municipal Clerk,  Village of Gibsons Landing,  Gibsons, B.C.  Road and south of Winn Road  have adequate depth for apartments and have good access  to the main commercial and  civic areas. While lot and potential site depths are more  limited in the remaining areas  suggested for multiple zoning,  they are close to the centre  of the village and 'have good  views over the harbor. They  would foe suitable for smaller  multiple structures and conversions. It should toe noted that  apartments, are also permitted  in the commercial and waterfront zones.  For the immediate situation,  and until the water system is  improved and sanitary sewers  and treatment are provided, we  .recommend that the Multiple  Residential Zone generally be  limited to those properties in  residential areas currently used  for multiple purposes.  We have proposed one, rather  than two or more multiple  zones. We believe that with the  limited amount of multiple development that can be expected and the other possibilities  for controlling the relationships  between multiple residential  and other forms of development  that this would be unnecessary.  The suggested requirements  of the zone would permit a  wide range of multiple housing  forms including high rise apartments, even though they are  unlikely to be built in the immediate future. The regulations  would relate the permitted feet  per dwelling unit; would control the height of buildings in  relation to nearby one and two  family zoned properties; and  would limit ground coverage on  the basis of different building  heights. In this way, one zoning classification can serve to  control development in a variety of situations. We have at  the same time, tried to keep  the nature of the controls  simple while allowing flexibility  of development.  GENERAL  COMMERCIAL ZONE  The objectives of the General  Commercial Zone are to provide an area where a wide  range of intensive commercial  uses can Ibe .developed in a  compact form. For this reason  extensive uses such as service  AVAILABLE  FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE  Centennial Medallions 50c  St. Mary's Hospital  Auxiliaries Cook Book $1.75  at the  Coast News  GIBSONS  stations and car sales lots are  excluded.  This zone would cover the  existing commercial development in the main commercial  area along Marine Drive and  Gower Point Road. The regulations would permit flexibility of  development for both small and  large scale projects. Given the  existing breakdown of ownership and the larger sites available elsewhere we would expect that most new development in ths area would probably be on an individual lot  basis.  HIGHWAY  COMMERCIAL ZONE  The purpose of the Highway  Commercial Zone is to provide  Coast News, Feb.  9, 1967.       3  areas for more extensive commercial uses, particularly  those associated with automobiles, where they will not interfere with other types of development. Service stations^'  drive-ins and used car lots are  among the uses that would be  permitted in this zone but excluded from the General Commercial Zone.  This would cover small local  commercial areas and parts of  the periphery of the main commercial area. Larger parking  lots to serve the main shopping  area should be confined to the  Highway Commercial Zone.  (To be continued)  NOTICE  R. S. Rhodes  Doctor of Optometry  204 Vancouver Block  Vancouver, B.C.  ��� -��� ���-*���   .��--���     vs      *���--���"=��� ;4  5fc ":_ ���  Announces he will be in Sechelt  MONDAY,  Feb. 13  For an appointment for eye examination phone  Sechelt Beauty Parlor 885-95_?,5  If anyone desires any adjustment or repair to their  present glasses I will be pleased to be of service  Fire Alarm Procedure  To piace a Fire Call at Gibsons OR Area covered  by the Gibsons Fire Protection District.  (Be Calm and Clear)  1. Immediately dial phone number 886-2345  2. Wait tor someone to answer  3. Give them (A) Location of Fire & Address  (B) Name of Resident Involved  (C) Extent of Involvement  (D) Your Name  4. Ensure everyone is out of the building no  matter how small the fire is  5. Dispatch someone or yourself to nearest  roadway to direct Firemen or R.C.M.P.  FIRE ALARM TESTS  To ensure the proper mechanical function of the fire phone-  alarm system the public is asked to have patience with the  sounding of a TEST ALARM on the 1st Monday of each  month at 8:00 p.m.  TO PREVENT CONFUSION all people "not directly concerned" with the emergency are asked to REFRAIN FROM  PHONING EMERGENCY NUMBERS in order to give the  Volunteers an opportunity to receive the message with dispatch.  VOLUNTEER FIRE SERVICES  PASSEPORT  (l-MIKKI   (;IS (lOMMf S   ,.  expo67  PASSPORT  TO MAN AND HIS WORU)  Pick yours up now WHILE OFFICIAL DISCOUNT PRICES APPLY  at your neighbourhood chartered bank branch! Open and build a  Family ExpO 67 Tour AcCOUnt. Be sure your family sees Expo 67-April 28 to Oct. 27 at Montreal  THE CHARTERED BANKS  SERVING YOU  AND YOUR COMMUNITY  ��� Cancickb 1M. K Ot c__ CvmMM *��� _ uo mm WW 4       Coast News, Feb.  9, 1967.      JjELP    WANTED  BOATS FOR SALE  COMING EVENTS  The Liquidator, Wed. 8, Thurs.  9, Fri. 10.  Texas Across the River, Sat. 11,  Mon. 13, Tues. 14.  Out of Sight, Wed. 15, Thurs. 16,  Fri. 17.  Cat on a Hot Tin Roof and But-  terfield 8, Sat. 18, Mon. 20, Tues.  21.  MY    FAIR    LADY,    Wed., 22.  Thurs. 23, Fri. 24 Sat. 25.  Marnie Mon. 27, Tues 28, Wed  Mar. 1.  Feb. 9: Sechelt Auxiliary to St.  Mary's Hospital, monthly meeting, 2 p.m., St. Hilda's Church  Hall.   Feb. 10, Women's World Day  of Prayer, Gibsons United  Church, 2 p.m.  Feb. 10, Women's World Day  of Prayer, Bethel Baptist Church  Sechelt, 2 p.m.  March 11: Rummage Sale Ladies Auxiliary to Royal Canadian Legion 109, Legion Hall, Gibsons, 10 a.m. to 12 noon.  Feb. 14, Evening Unit. Gibsons  United Church Women cordially  invite everyone to a Valentine  Coffee Party and Bake Sale,  10:30 a.m. to 12 noon. United  Church Hall. Children welcome.  Feb. 15, Wed., 7 p.m. Gibsons  Garden Club at the Kinsmen  Club Hall.  DEATHS  GRAVEN ��� Passed away Feb.  6, at St. Joseph's Hospital, Victoria,  Capt.  Austin  Craven  74.  FULTON ��� On Feb. 4 1967, Annie Fulton of Hall Road, Roberts Creek, B.C. Formerly of  Hopkins Landing. Survived by  her loving husband Alexander  Y.; 1 son Kenneth J., West Vancouver; 2 daughters, Mrs. (Jessie) R. Blakeman, Roberts  Creek; Miss Kathleen Janet Fulton, West Vancouver; 1 brother,  1 nephew and 4 nieces, 6 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild. Funeral service Wed. Feb. 8 at 1  p.m. from the Family Chapel of  the Harvey Funeral Home. Rev.  H. Kelly officiating. Cremation.  In lieu of flowers, donations to  St Mary's Hospital, Sechelt, B.C.  GLEDSON ��� On Feb. 4, 1967,  John Downey Gledson, age 62  late of 378 East 39th, Vancouver.  Survived by his loving wife Margaret; 1 son Robert, Vancouver;  1 brother, James, Vancouver; 1  grandson Sheldon Jay. Funeral  service Wed., Feb. 8 at 1 p.m.  from the Chapel of Hamilton  Mortuary, Vancouver, Rev. A.  R. Laing officiating. Cremation.  In lieu of flowers donations to,  BC. Cancer Fund. HARVEY FUNERAL  HOME,  Directors.  GREEN ��� On Feb. 4, 1967, Edgar (Ed) Green age 69, late of  Selma Park B.C. Survived by  his loving wife Constance, one  daughter, Mrs. Shirley Klausen,  Port Mellon, B.C. one son Vern  of Vancouver, 3 grandchildren.  Mr. Green was a member of  Royal Canadian Legion Branch  140, Sechelt, B.C. Funeral service Feb. 7 at 2 p.m. from the  Family Chapel of the Harvey  Funeral Home, Rev. H. Kelly  officiating. Interment Seaview  Cemetery.  L,ESraANG_r~'On~" Feb." 6,  1957. Thomas (Tom) E. L'Es-  trange of Gibsons B.C. Survived  .by his wife Vi, 6 daughters; 17  grandchildren; 1 great grandchild. Funeral service Wed. Feb.  8 at 3 p.m. from the Family  Chapel of the Harvey Funeral  Home, Rev. M. Cameron officiating. Interment Seaview Cemetery.  FLORISTS  'Vreaths and sprays  YssiLand Florists.  'hone  886-9345,  Gibsons.  Flowers for all occasions  Eidred's  Flower Shop,  Sechelt.  Phone 885-9455  LOST  White gold watch with diamond  chips, vicinity Peninsula Hotel.  Keepsake.   Phone   886-2211.  WORK WANTED   Fab. and maintenance welder.  1712 Seaview Rd., Gibsons.  For your painting, interior  arid exterior, and paper hanging, phone David Nystrom,  886-7759.  SCHOOL DISTRICT No. 46  (SECHELT)  A full time janitor is required  immediately for Elphinstone  Secondary School on graveyard  shift. Starting salary will be  $330.00 per month rising to  $341.00 after successful completion of a 3-months probationary period, with two further increments at yearly intervals to  a maximum of $364.00. Minimum  of Grade 7 education required.  Those interested should send  written application to Mr. Peter  C. Wilson, Secretary-Treasurer,  School District No. 46 (Sechelt)  Box 220, Gibsons B.C.  Those who applied for the previous advertised positions at  Langdale and Gibsons Elementary Schools, which have now  been filled, need not apply again  for the latest position advertised above as their applications  will automatically be reconsidered, i  MISC. FOR SALE  New Remington power saw, 24  inch $165. To make appointment  Telephone 886-9880.  TO CLEAR  Grand piano, Mason Risch,  with player, beautiful tone.  Gravely garden tractor, complete with rotary plow and  sickle mower.  Complete hot water furnace  with controls, circulating  pump, oil burner, $175.  R. W. Vernon, Gower Point  Road,  Gibsons. Ph.  886-2107.  Wringer washer with pump, $35.  Knitting machine, $15. Phone  886-2956.  Propane gas stove, 2 100 lb. bottles. Wringer washer $10. No.  4 ram. Phone 886-2909.  We will not be handling crash  helmets in the future. 8 helmets  now in stock to clear at cost.  Earl's in Gibsons  886-9600  FRAMING LUMBER  $50 per M up  SUNSHINE COAST  PRODUCTS Ltd.  Davis Bay Ph. 885-2132  Case crawler tractor with hydraulic angle blade and gear-  matic winch. Phone 886-2459.  10' x 40' 2 bedroom house trailer, fully furnished. Price $3500,  terms available. Phone 886-7049  or 886-9826.  Good local hay for sale, $1 a  bale delivered.  Phone 946-6568.  Farm fresh eggs, F. J. Wyn-  gaert, 886-9340.  Used furniture, ur what have  you? Al's Used Furniture, Gibsons.  Phone 886-9950..    .  For guaranteed watch and jewel  ry repairs, see Chris's Jewelers,  Sechelt.  38" precast tile for septic tanks  and wells. Plumbing and back-  hoe.  Bill  Warren,  886-2762.  See our large selection of wedding invitations and announce-  aiunts at the Coast News. Allow  2 weeks for delivery.  New, used and reconditioned  chain saws and outboards. All  makes  and models.  CHAIN SAW CENTRE  Sechelt,  Phone 885-9626  lor   FULLER   PRODUCTS   in  Gibsons,   Phone   Marie   Cruice,  Phone 886-9379  Used electric and gas ranges,  also oil ranges. C & S Sales, Ph.  P85-9713.  Sechelt.  -  We buy beer bottles.  25c doz. brought to property  20c if we collect.  Pratt Road Auto Wreckers  Chaster Rd. (Honeymoon Lane)  Gibsons      886-9535  JAY BEE USED FURNITURE  Phone 886-2346, Gibsons  Next to Ken's parking  Beer bottles.  We buy and sell  everything  MARINE  ACCESSORIES  Paint, fibreglass, rope, canvas,  boat hardware  WALT  NYGREN SALES  LTD.  Gibsons, 886-9303  Shotguns, rifles and hand guns  sold on consignment.  Walt Nvgren Sales Ltd.  Gibsons, 886-9303  SPORTING GOODS  Hardware and appliances  Whore your dollar has more  cents  EARL'S IN GIBSONS  886-9600  New diesel power troller, 27 ft.,  Phone 886-2909.  Princecraft fibreglass 12' boat  with 3 hp. Viking outboard engine, $200 like new. 2 wheel  house trailer, sleeps 4, $295. Ph.  886-7763 or 886-2785.  W. Y. Higgs, Marine Insurance  Surveyor, Appraiser and Adjuster. I can take care of your  insured   accidents.   Ph   886-9546  CARS, TRUCKS FOR SALE  SUNSHINE COAST REAL ESTATE     CHURCH SERVICES  1959 Vauxhall Victor station wagon $150. Phone 885-2030.  1955 Plymouth V8 automatic,  $125 or reasonable offer. Phone  886-2891.  Jeep, Vk ton. Phone 886-9686.  '51 Chev motor, '49 1 ton Dodge  with new dual tires. Phone 886-  2909.  1954 Consul 4 door, 2 tone, good  motor, new pilot and throwout  bearing, exchange fuel pump,  clutch, master cylinder, transmission and differential; fender  mirrors, roof racks anti-freeze,  snow tires. Over 30 miles per  gal. Price $132. '54 Zephyr six,  same overhaul as above Consul  $150. '54 Zephyr motor, complete with all ignition parts,  etc. 68 bhp. Manifold kits are  made to fit this motor for boat  use.  Phone 886-7763,  Price $40.  '55 Ford V8 pickup, new paint,  good tires. $350. Evenings 886-  7098.  '63 GMC 4x4, $1500;  '61 Pontiac Convt. $800. Phone 886-2378.  1953 Pontiac 2 door sedan, radio and heater. Phone 886^2459.  1959 8 cylinder Plymouth station wagon, $400 cash. Phone  886-9318.  1965 Vauxhall 101, 11,000 miles,  perfect condition Must sell. No  reasonable offer refused. Phone  885-9975.  ANNOUNCEMENTS  Old wood or oil stoves, boilers,  waterpipe, cast iron bathtubs or  sinks, washing machines, car  batteries, etc. removed from  your basement or yard. NO  CHARGE. F. J. Wyngaert, 886-  9340.  Classes for expectant parents  will be held on Tuesday evenings from March 7 until April 4  at 7:30 p.m. For registration  and further information consult  your doctor or telephone the  Health Unit at 886-2228.   .  For membership or explosive  requirement, contact Wiljo Wiren, selling agent, Howe Sound  Farmers' Institute, Reid Road,  Gibsons 886-2014. Stumping or  ditching powder, dynamite, electric or regular caps, prima-  cord,  etc.  Alcoholics Anonymous. Post Office Box 294, Sechelt. Phone  886-9876.  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  - NELSON'S  LAUNDRY & DRY CLEANING  FUR STORAGE  <  Phone  Sechelt  885-9627  or  in   Roberts   Creek,   Gibsons  and Port Mellon, Zenith 7020  PEDICURIST  Mrs. F. E.  Campbell  Selma Park, on bus stop  885-9778  Evenings by appointment  FUELS  COOK'S FUELS  Phone 886-2535 for  TOTEM LOGS  COAL  WOOD  Alder ��� Fir  Millwood  Dry Cedar Kindling  Please note our new No.  .886-2535  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. 888-9535  Wilson Creek  $5500 full price. 2 bedrm cottage close to beach. Good view  of water, ideal for summer of  year round living.  Terms.  Davis Bay  Semi^waterfront lots, just  steps to beach. Cleared. Some  trees, all utilities. $2300 full  price.  Trout Lake  100 acres, all highway frontage. Year round creek. Only  $150 per acre.  West Sechelt Home  Large new, 7 rm. 8 acres magnificent, easily subdivided view  property. Heatilator fireplaces  basement and living room, all  electric heat. $8,000 down.  Phone Bob Kent, 885-9461 (Res.)  100' waterfront  App. 2 acres Roberts Creek.  Level to beach. Large older  home, plus guest cottage. Good  water supply. Real buy. $12,900  cash.  90' waterfront  Over 1 acre treed, all utilities  $4950 F.P.  V.L.A.  100'  Waterfront  3 bedroom semi-bungalow on  large garden lot, Sechelt location. $16,500 F.P.  Egmont  165' on Secret Bay. Large garage, rental bldlg on Concrete.  Revenue approx. $1,000 per annum. Ideal for trailer court. 3  acres. Good for fisherman. Price  $11,000 with $6,000 cash.  J. Anderson,  885-2053  Call Bob Kent,  885-9461  Res.  1200 ft. choice waterfront, adjoining Ole's Cove. Make good  sub-division. For further information see E. Surtees.  West Sechelt  Very good view lot, on highway, 83 x 165. Price $3,000.  Almost 3 acres wooded lot adjoining above. Good subdivision  possibilities. $6000 or both $8500.  3 rm. furnished cottage on 2  acres good garden land just outside Sechelt. $4500 cash. E. Surtees.  2 bedroom home with all electric heat, basement, double garage and nice view lot. $9,500  terms.  Building lot in village, all  cleared. $2500. E. Surtees Ph.  885-2161, Res. 885-9303.  Gibsons  Bright, warm, comfortable.  Modern five room home, large,  level lot, "quiet street. Good value at $10,500, D.P. $3,500 or offers balance $75 monthly.  Retiring? Two bedroom bungalow excellent location, fine  view. Recently redesigned and  remodelled for comfort and convenience. Automatic oil furnace,  220 wiring. Reasonable at $6800,  D.P. $3300, balance $68 monthly.  Call C. R. Gathercole, Res.  886-2785,   Gibsons.  Rentals  One bedroom apt., unfurnished  except for electric stove and  fridge, $80 per month.  Two bedroom unfurnished  house, Davis Bay, $75 per mo.  For particulars call:  SECHELT AGENCIES LTD.  Realty & Insurance  Box 155, Sechelt, B.C.  Phone: Office 885-2161  Alder wood, stove and fireplace.  Phone  886-9861,  SEE IT NOW!.  Neat and tidy cottage on view  lot at Hopkins. Full price $6500  terms.  i i  90 foot view lot at Soames  Point. Nice modern home all  services. $13,650 full price.  18 acres and duplex. Good investment. $15,500.  4 large lots on paved road,  $1500 takes all on easy terms.  VLA home for sale $17,800  And to serve you better we  are open Friday evenings for:  Real Estate  Insurance  Notary Public  Public Stenographer service  CHARLES ENGLISH Ltd.  Richard  F.  Kennett,  Notary Public  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  GIBSONS. B.C.        Ph.  886-2481  Gibsons ��� Modern 2 bedroom  house on large lot. Panelled  living room with fireplace.  An excellent buy at $8500  with terms.  Modern 2 bedroom home  with spacious living room  and kitchen. Pembroke  plumbing. Stove included.  Full price only $6,000 terms.  View lot on Sargent Road,  ideal building location. Full'  price $2,150;  Roberts Creek ��� Two houses  on large view lot with year  round creek, only 200 feet to  safe beach. Full price $7500.  Halfmoon Bay ��� 2 acres with  over 350 feet waterfrontage  and spectacular westerly  view. Full price $5,600.  Pender Harbour ��� Fully serviced, beautifully treed waterfront properties in this  scenic year-round boating  and fishing paradise. Priced  from $1500 to $3,250 with  easy terms.  Call Frank Lewis day or evening 886-9900.  FINLAY REALTY Ltd.  GIBSONS    and    BURQUITLAM  EWARTMcMYNN  REALTY & INSURANCE  886-2166   &   886-2500  Hopkins Area: 3 bedrm. home  close to sea, excellent view lot;  12 x 17 ft. living room overlooks  Howe Sound, dining room, conv.  kitchen, concr. basement with  furnace etc.  Terms  on $15,000.  Gibsons Area: 2 bedrm home  on large view lot, well insul.,  concr. basement with work shop  carport. El. range dryer-washer,  etc. incl. Terms on $18,000.  2 bedrm home, on good view  lot fully insul., el. heat, panelled L.R., garage, walks, etc. A  good buy at $12,000, terms.  2 bedrm view home on large  well-landscaped lot, fireplace in  L.R., A/oil in basement. House  wired for range. $4,000 down on  $12,500.  Do Wortman 88 -2393  J.  Warn 886-2681  Box 238, Gibsons, B.C.  Granthams: Attractive 2 bedroom view home. Convenient  kitchen, nice living room with  adjacent sun room, A/oil furn.  Nice garden. $1250 down, balance on easy terms.  For Limited Time Only! 2 fully serviced view lots, semi-  cleared. The two for only $1100.  Langdale: Large cleared lot  with unobstructed view, serviced. $4000.  Gibsons: $3600 down gives immediate possession modern 3  bedroom base. home. Fireplace  in spacious living room, convenient kitchen, dining room, lge.  utility A/oil furn. Sliding glass  doors open to private decks  from master bedroom and living  room. Guest cottage too.  FOR THE  CHOICE  PROPERTIES  CONTACT  K. BUTLER REALTY & Insurance   91��  Box 566,  Gibsons,  B.C.  Phone 886-2000  PROPERTY F0K SALE      BUY NOW AND SAVE  View lots near good beach, acreage, % acre to 100 acres with  or without accommodation Easy  terms.   Phone   886-2107.   R.   W.  Vernon,   Gower  Point  Road.  For sale by ownei, comfortable  one bedroom home, electrically  heated, near bowling alley.  Write Mrs. Bailey, 135 Giggles-  wick Place, Nanaimo, B.C.  Hopkins Landing, waterfront on  Point Road. 4 bed. 2 bath home  Phone 733-8050  or 261,3151.  Lot, 69' x 210' on Rosamonde  Road. Level. .Phone 886-9379.  BUILDING MATERIALS  Everything lor your  building needs  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Sechelt. Phone 885-2283  COAST NEWS WANT ADS  ARE BEST SELLERS  Phone 886-2622  ANGLICAN <���  St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons  8 a.m., Holy Communion  11:00 a.m., Church School  11:15 a.m., Mattins  7:30   p.m.   Evensc-ng  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  9:30 a.m. Communion  11:00 a.m., Church School  St.   Hilda's,   Sechelt  8 a.m., Holy Communion  11:00 a.m. Morning Prayer  Egmont  3 p.m., Holy Communion  Madeira Park  7:30 p.m., Evensong  UNITED  Gibsons  11 a.m..  Divine Service  Roberts Creek .  2 p.m., Divine Worship  Wilson   Creek  11:15 a.m., Divine Worship   .  Worship  led  by   Rev.   W.   M.  Cameron   at   3:30   p.m.   every  second Sunday of each month.  BAPTIS1  CALVARY BAPTIST, Gibsons  Evening Service, 7:30 p.m.  Prayer Meeting, 7:30 p.nt. Thurs  BETHEL BAPTIST,  Sechelt  11:15 a.m., Worship Service  7:30 p.m., Wed., Prayer  Rev. A. Willis  Power outage  A power outage on Thursday  evening of last week which hit  the Pratt Road highway area  and Gower Point district was  .caused when a falling tree at  the S-turn created problems.  It knocked out sub-station  equipment and resulted in the  burning out of two dead ends  in Pratt Road area.  Power in Roberts Creek area  was turned on by 7:15 p.m. and  in Pratt Road area by about  10 p.m. Repair gangs were on  the job until shortly after midnight. That of the burnt-out section took some time to replace  as, it involved re-wiring.. The  Coast News was kept busy next  day with calls asking why the  fire department was out. Trucks  that were travelling about were  Hydro trucks and not fire trucks  FOR RENT  Waterfront furnished 1 bedroom  Hopkins Landing Phone 886-2566.  2 bedroom waterfront semi-furnished cottage. Waterfront furnished 2 bedroom duplex. R. W.  Vernon 886-2107.  FULLY MODERN single bedroom suite with bathroom,  fridge and stove, central location. Phone 886-2404.  Roberts Creek waterfront, modern furnished 1 bedroom duplex,  all electric, oil heat, $35 a  month.  Phone 886-9885.  To responsible parties only,  completely furnished waterfront  cottage, Selma Park. Phone 885-  9603 evenings.  Cottage at 1712 Seaview Road,  with oil stove and heater. Phone  299-3788.  Furnished self-contained cottage, Rit's Motel. Phone 886-  2401.    ���    2 bedroom duplex, air electric.  Phone 885-2116.  Furnished bachelor suite with  own entrance and bathroom.  Low  rent.  Phone  885-2041.  BEST ACCOMMODATION  IN GIBSONS  MAPLE CRESCENT  NEW DELUXE APARTMENT  3 bedroom apartments vacant  ��� now. FREE heat, washing  facilities, drapes, blinds, parking, water, garbage collection. Colored appliances and  plumbing. Luxury living at low  cost.  Phone 886-7180  WANTED TO RENT  1 or 2 bedroom cottage for July  and August, furnished, preferably in the Bay area of Gibsons, c/o Box 4300, Vancouver  3, B.C.  WANTED  For a Korean Orphanage, used  baby clothes to 6 yr. size, oddments of wool yarn, cloth pieces  for quilts. Phone 886-9321. SUNSHINE COAST DIRECTORy  Coast News, Feb. 9, 1967.       5  WANT SOMETHING DONE!  You'll find the help you need  in this directory  _��_____H__M^MMM_M_______________m____^^Ba��M__M_a_>  CHAIN SAW CENTRE  SECHELT,   B.C.  Dealers for:  Jacobson Power Mowers  McCulloch  ���  Homelite  Pioneer ���  Stihl  Canadian Chain Saws  Chrysler and Johnson  Outboards  Parts for Maintenance & Repairs  also overhaul & winter storage  of outboard motors  Phone 885-9626  LIU'S SALON  Expert hair cutting ��� High  Style Combouts  Try   our   expert   cold-waves  For appointments Ph. 886-2980  MURRAY'S GARDEN  & PET SUPPLIES  LANDSCAPING ��� PRUNING  Gower   Point   Road  Box 190 ��� Gibsons  Phone 886-2919  SECHELT TOWING & SALVAGE  SCOWS      ���      LOGS  LTD.  Heavy Equipment Moving  & Log Towing  Phone 885-9425  PENINSULA CLEANERS  Cleaners for the Sechelt   ���  Peninsula  Phone 886-2200  JOHN HIND-SMITH  REFRIGERATION  Port Mellon to Pender Harbour  Phone 886-2231  From 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  Res. 886-9949  Wiring, Electric Heating  Appliance Repairs  NICK'S ELECTRIC _ APPLIANCES  Pender Harbour  Phone 883-2516 evenings  R.R.I., Madeira Park  A. E. RITCHEY  TRACTOR WORK  Clearing, Grading, Excavating,   Bulldozing,   Clearing  teeth  FOR  RENTAL  Arches, Jacks, Pumps  Air Compressor, Rock Drill  Concrete Vibrator  PhoHe  886-2040  C & S SALES  For all your heating  requirements  Agents for ROCKGAS  PROPANE  Also Oil Installation  Free estimates  Furniture  Phone 885-971?  NEVENS RADIO & TV  Franchised Philips Dealer  SALES & SERVICE  (to all makes)  Ph.  886-2280  Repainn  WATCH  REPAIRS  JEWELRY  REPAIRS  Free Estimates  FAST, DEPENDABLE  SERVICE  MARINE MEN'S WEAR LTD.  Gibsons 886-2116  SIC0TTE BULLDOZING LTD.  ��� ROAD BUILDING  ��� LAND CLEARING  ��� ROAD GRADING  Phone 886-2357  THRIFTEE DRESS SHOP  "WHERE  FASHIONS  START"  Your Foremost Ladies Wear  Gibsons ��� 886-9543  TELEVISION  SALES & SERVICE  Dependable   Service  RICHTER'S RADIO ��� TV  Fine  Home  Furnishings  Mapor Appliances  Record Bar  Phone 885-9777  L & H SWANS0N LTD.  Backhoe &  Loader Work  Cement Gravel,  Road Gravel,  Sand  & Fill  Septic Tanks and Drain Fields  Phone 885-9666  RAY NEWMAN PLUMBING  SALES   &   SERVICE  HOT WATER HEATING  BUILDING & ALTERATIONS  Davis Bay Rd., R.R. 1, Sechelt  Phone 885-2116  PENINSULA PLUMBING  HEATING _ SUPPLIES  ((Formerly   Rogers  Plumbing)  on Sechelt Highway & Pratt Rd.  SALES   AND   SERVICE  Port Mellon.-��� Pender Harbour  Free Estimates  Phone 886-9533  APPLIANCES  Radio, Appliance & TV Service  Live Better Electrically  GIBSONS ELECTRIC LTD.  Authorized GE Dealer      ;  Phone 886-9325  GUlf BUILDING SUPPLIES  Everything for your building  ..      needs    ... ���  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2283  SIM ELECTRIC LTD.  ELECTRICAL   CONTRACTORS  SECHELT  Phone 885-2062  At the sign of the Chevron  HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  _ MARINE SERVICE LTD.  Machine Shop  Arc  &  Acty  Welding  Steel   Fabricating  Marine Ways  Automotive & Marine Repairs  Standard Marine Station  Phone  886-7721  Res.  886-C956 ��� 886-9326  TWIN CREEK LUMBER  _ BUILDING SUPPLIES LTD.  Phone 886-2808  Everything   for   your   building  needs  Free Estimates  SUNSHINE COAST TRAILER PARK  1 mile west of Gibsons on Hiway  Roomy Parking, Plenty of Water  Large recreation area  Bus passes pask site  Phone 886-9826  I & S TRANSPORT LTD.  Phone  886-2172  Daily Freight Service to  Vancouver  Local & long distance moving  Local pickup and delivery  service  Lowbed hauling  ELECTR0LUX (CANADA) LTD.  SALES - SERVICE - SUPPLIES  Local Agent Available  Gibsons ��� 886-2086  Sechelt ��� 885-9414  "  EATON'S  "WHERE-T0-G0  TRAVEL SERVICE  ���   Sunnycrest Plaza  Details   on  New Low Rates  to Europe Available  Phone  886-2232  RICHARD F. KENNETT  NOTARY PUBLIC  GIBSONS,   B.C.  Phone:   Office 886-2481  Res. 886-2131  We use  Ultra   Sonic   Sound   Waves  to  dean your watch  sruj Jewelry  CHRIS' JEWELERS  Mail Orders  Given   Prompt  Attention  Ph.   Sechelt   885-2151  # TREE  SERVICES 4  FALLING ��� TOPPING  LIMBING FOR VIEW  All Work Insured  For  information   ...  Phone 886-2343  ARNOLD BLOMGREN  PARKINSON'S HEATING LTD.  Gibsons  ESSO OIL FURNACE  No Down  Payment���Bank Inf7  Ten Years to Pay  Complete  line  of  Appliances  For free estimates call 886-2728  OPTOMETRIST  FRANK E. DECKER  BAL BLOCK ��� GIBSONS  WEDNESDAY  FOR APPOINTMENTS���886-2166  HILLTOP BUILDING SUPPLIES  Everything  for  your  building needs  Gibsons   ��� Ph.   886-7765  Dealer for MONAMEL PAINTS  ROY & WAGENAAR  LAND   SURVEYING  SURVEYS  1525   Robson  St.  Vancouver 5 Ph. 681-9142  Zenith 6430  EGG PRICES DOWN  Consumers are missing a bet  if they aren't including eggs on  their grocery lists, says Frank  Payne of Canada agriculture  department poultry division. He  points out that egg prices have  fallen 20 to 25 percent in the  last month making eggs a better buy than ever for the price  conscious shopper. The drop in  egg prices reflects the recent  sudden upsurge in production  from Canadian poultry farms.  WILL BE MISSED  Miss May Walker will leave  on Feb. 16 for Kelowna where  she will enter a nursing home.  She will be near her niece Mrs.  Grant Davis, whose home is in  that city. Miss Walker, currently staying with Mrs. Cooper of  Selma Park, is making good  progress since her stay in hospital. This gentle lady's pres<  ence will be missed at Roberts  Creek where she made so many  friends.  Beauty  hints  (By LYNN CARTER)  Q. Please comment on the  treatment of problem skin, that  is, blaickheads.  A. Give your face a good  steaming, or make a mask of  hot water on cotton with a little soap. Leave this on 15 minutes. Then squeeze the blackheads gently. If they don't come  out easily, don't insist. Moisten  again and try once more. Twice  a week, treat yourself to a facial mask.  Q. What is a good, softening  treatment for the lips during  cold weather?  A. Try winterizing your lipstick the way the models do.  With your lip brush, mix some  . petroleum jelly and lipstick,  and apply this as usual. The jelly adds a pretty, dewy shine,  eliminating the need for a lip  gloss, as well as providing an  extra protection for your lips  during the cold months.  Q. How can the distance between one's eyes be seemingly  increased or decreased through  the magic of makeup?  A. If the eyes are too close  together, blend a light shade of  eye shadow from the center of  the lids to the outer corners. If  the eyes are too far apart, apply shadow at the corners of  the lids nearest the nose.  Q. Can you suggest a quick  and simple facial to combat  brow wrinkles?  A. The simplest and most  convenient I can think of is  achieved by soap. Simply work  up an extra-thick lather and  leave it on your brow until dry.  Then rinse and.apply your favorite moisturizing cream, using  an upward massaging motion.  ' Q. My hands perspire excessively on special occasions.  What can I do about this?  A. Try applying a little anti-  perspirant to your hands, or if  you prefer, a touch of cologne  of toilet water, just before you  go out.  Etiquette  (By ROBERTA LEE)  Q. When a bride is writing  her thank-you notes for wedding  gifts received, does she write  also to the bridegroom's parents  and to her brothers and sisters  for the gifts they gave? ;  A. If she has already given  them her sincere verbal thanks,  it is not absolutely necessary to  write to them. On the other  hand though, there never is anything wrong with a personally-  written note of thanks ��� always  an indication of good-breeding.  Q. Would it be all right for  me to have my wedding invitations engraved in gold ink?  A. For wedding invitations,  only black ink should be used.  Silver or gold ink are frequently used for 25th and 50th anniversary invitations, if one wishes.  Q. What is the proper way to  eat raw apples or pears at the  table?  A. You should operate on  these with your knife before eating them. The fruit should be  quartered, peeled, cored, and  then each quarter eaten with  the fingers.  Q. I've heard that there are  eight "primary observances" in  the way of wedding anniversaries. What might these be?  A. One year, paper; five  years, wood; ten years, tin;  15 years, crystal; 20 years china; 25 years silver; 50 years,  gold; 75 years, diamond.  Q. Should a hostess keep on  eating as long as her guests do?  A. Yes. A thoughtful and tact  ful hostess will notice which of  her guests are a little slow with  their food and she will manage  to pace her own eating with her  slowest guest.  Editor: Having moved from  Yacalt to Walla Walla in Washington state I find your paper  comes to me later the closer  I get to the border. Straighten  this out please. I enjoy reading  the Coast News very much. ���  E. N. Paul, Walla Walla.  Editor: All residents living  nearby will be interested in  knowing we have a real hunter  in the area, a dog hunter!  Our German shepherd came  home Saturday morning, Jan. 28  with a bullet in his upper jaw.  A person like this has to be  sick. Even if the dog was being  a pest, there aren't but two or  three in this vicinity,, so the person could have made some effort to get in touch with us, and  we would have kept him tied.  This seems cruel enough punishment for a big dog, but not  as cruel and sadistic as a bullet. Had the bullet entered his  head one quarter' inch higher  the poor animal would have  died in prolonged agony and  probably would never have been  found. I just can't find the  words to describe the feelings  of contempt for this person who  is so obviously sick and without  a grain of human decency.  ���Mrs'. Ken Fiedler, North Rd.  Gibsons.  that the N.H.A. code means progress. The' latest word is that it  is to become mandatory for the  whole of B.C.  Instead of 500 buildings costing $5,000 these people would  be obliged to build at least $10,-  000 buildings. So Victoria could  pick up an extra $50,000 in five  percent tax on materials and  their assessors could go to work  on $2H million more of real estate.  It looks like this pensioner  paradise of ours is about to  come to a sudden and sorry end.  ���A. R. Simpkins.  Editor: The Church Committee of the Parish of St. Hilda,  Sechelt, wishes to thank your  paper for the coverage it has  given the various activities of  the Anglican Churches during  the past year. We shall look forward to continued interest in the  coming year. ��� (Mrs.) Beatrice  Rankin, Secretary, St. Hilda's  Church Committee.  Editor: One oil truck on one  eight hour shift in Vancouver  collects one million dollars a  year gasoline road tax for Victoria. Two old trucks oh Feb. 28  will cost me $450 re licence renewal for Victoria. It would appear that those happy boys have  enough money to get by on.  If 500 ..summer campers or  pensioners each built a $5,000  dwelling the B.C. government  would then have 2V�� million dollars of new real estate to assess  and tax (in many cases no  home-owner grant).  The; planners, the pawns of  Victoria^ would have us believe  Editor: Beautiful British Columbia magazine finds itself in  a very gratifying position!  Due to the tremendous effort  of community newspapers in  the province and other sales  agencies, we have again experienced a record demand for  subscriptions to our magazine.  The results of this promotion  have been very encouraging.  Sales of the Winter issue of  our magazine have exceeded  150,000 copies, which places it  among the best sellers in Canada. Also, we had a record  number of Bonus Diaries available and Were able to put these  in the hands of over 75,000 subscribers.  We look forward to another  excellent promotion effort this  Fall and wish to extend to you  our very best wishes for the  coming year.���- G. L. Levy,  Business Manager, Beautiful  British Columbia Magazine.  Dateline Victoria  John Mika, Victoria Times legislative reporter wrote the following concerning the appointment of members to legislative  committees:  Mrs. Isabel Dawson emerged  as the first among equals in the  government's battery of three  women ministers-without-portfo-  lio.  The list of memberships in  legislative committees struck by  the house shows the Mackenzie  riding representative sitting on  four committees.  They are municipal affairs,  forestry and fishing, labor and  social welfare and education. All  but labor are high-ranking committees.  Her membership on social  welfare and education indicates  she may have been the one Premier Bennett really had in mind  when he first announced expansively that all the women ministers would play vital roles in  the government's program of  services to people.  Her busy schedule contrasts  with that of her colleagues.  Mrs. Grace McCarthy has  been seated on the private bills  and municipal affairs committees. However these both will  be very active this year.  But Mrs. Pat Jordan, who was  much-praised by Premier Bennett during the election as the  former Vernon beauty queen,  has been relegated to the public  accounts and labor committees.  Public accounts meets only  once or twice in a session on  purely routine matters and the  labor committee has not met at  all for years.  Among other conveners selected this year, Ernie Lecours of  Richmond, the government's  severest critic in its own backbenches, will be watched closely  to see if he will kick over the  applecart as chairman of the  labor committee which has been  kept moribund for years.  Mr. Lecours said he would  like to see the labor committee  meet for discussions for a  change, particularly on the question of ex parte injunctions  which he feels has been misrepresented by union spokesmen  "But it's all in the hands of  the house," he said. "They've  got to refer something to us  first."  That was the ruling last year  after NDP members of committee created an uproar because  the Socreds wouldn't convene  the agriculture or labor committees to study problems they  were interested in.  MOVIE NEWS  At the Twilight Theatre this  Wed., Thurs., Fri. and Sat., The  Liquidator, starring Rod Taylor  and Jill St. John is an action  packed spoof on Spy thrillers.  The Liquidator is based on  John Gardner's best-seller  about a harmless guy trained  to become a killer.  On Saturday at 2 and 8 p.m.  through to Tuesday, Texas  Across the Border provides  plenty of action with Dean  Martin, Alan Delon, Joey  Bishop and Rosemary Forsyth  in a swinging fun romp of old  frontier days.  SCHOOL TV PROGRAM  Your World, a series of 13  current affairs programs produced jointly by the CBC News  Service and the schools and  youth department, will be presented to Canadian School Telecasts, starting Thursday, Feb.  23 at 10 a.m. on the CBC-TV net-  work. Congratulations to .  . .  Mr. and Mrs. Jack Whitaker  and the  Diamond W Building Supplies  on the opening of their modern  new store at Davis Bay  Ber-Tom Construction Ltd.  Supplying the Stucco and Dry-wall  Nick  Schoenewolf,  Owner-Manager  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-2862  Open House coupon contest winners named  Winners   of  lucky coupon  the   open   house  contest were:   1,  gallon  Benjamin  Moore  paint,  P. Dyke, Sechelt (above, with  Mrs. Dyke, young son and Jack  Whitaker of Diamond W store.)  Quart prizes went to J. Dowdie,  Gibsons; E. Hellier, Davis Bay;  W. Bryson, Sechelt and W. S.  Ryall, Davis Bay. A consolation  prize of a paint brush went to  Terry Phillips, Egmont and Helen   Raby,   Gibsons.  Of the Sunshine Coast people  attending the Diamond W three-  day Open House last week, people all the way from Port Mellon to Madeira Park, it might  well be said, they came, they  saw and they were sold!  In spite of the dampish weather on the first two days, a  steady stream of interested and  curious folk dropped in to wish  Jack and Pat Whitaker good  luck in their new venture, others  to take advantage of the many  open house sale items and all  who came  enjoyed  the  happy  -atmosphere along with the coffee and donuts.  From the gaily postered windows and throughout the modern new store with its many interesting displays featuring the  latest in kitchen, bathroom and  building supplies in general, an  air of festivity pervaded the Sun  shine Coast's latest and most  completely equipped builders'  supply centre.  Mr. and Mrs. WhitaKer Sr.  looked in from time to time to,  chat with old friends, proud of  their son and daughter-in-law's  progressive spirit, so characteristic of their own in the steady  development of Davis Bay since  their arrival in 1890.  Good Luck and Good Fortune  to the  Whitakers and Lance Watson  on the opening of one of the most modern and  completely equipped Building  Supply Centres  Diamond W Building Supplies  at Davis Bay  We are proud to be associated with this up-and-coming firm  ��� supplying the Building and Contracting industry along  the Sunshine Coast from Port Mellon  to Madeira Park  D. W. GRAY & CO. LTD  General Building Supply  736 Granville, Vancouver ��� Phone 879-1545  Our Best Wishes  For the continued success of the Whitakers  of Davis Bay ��� now located in the modern,  new headquarters of their���  DIAMOND W  BUILDING SUPPLIES  At Davis Bay  We are pleased to supply their customers  with the highest quality and guaranteed  workmanship of WESCRAFT Residential Windows and TEMPEST Patio Doors  WESCRAFT MFG. LTD  3824  William,   Burnaby ���  Ph.  299-6810  We Salute  the  Whitakers  of Davis Bay  and Wish Them Well on the Opening of  Their New Store  DIAMOND W BUILDING  SUPPLIES LTD.  !  CANFOR LIMITED  4750 Grandview Hwy, Burnaby 2 ��� Phone 291-2321  _:  The Folks at  Engineering & Plumbing Supplies  CONGRATULATE  the Whitakers on the opening of their modern new  Davis Bay Store���  Diamond W Building Supplies  Contractors, Builders and Customers in general along  the Sunshine Coast are most fortunate in having such  a Building Supply Centre for all their needs.  ENGINEERING & PLUMBING SUPPLIES  (VANCOUVER) LTD.  705 West 2nd St., North Vancouver ��� Phone 987-2281  I  EVERY DAY  DIAMOND  IS OPEN HOUSE AT . . .  BUILDING SUPPLI  DAVIS BAY  Ph. 885-9704 A first birthday  Among old friends returning  to the Sunshine Coast and bringing their talents to help the Arts  Council celebrate its first birthday party will be Rev. and Mrs.  Jim Fergusson, who left Sechelt  for Mssion City about a year  ago and Mr. Tommy Ruiben who  before his recent retirement was  the Regional Recreation consultant with the community programs branch of the department  of education for this district.  Tommy Ruben has accepted the  invitation to host the party and  his many friends agree that you  have missed one of life's great  experiences if you haven't danced with Tommy. Rev. and Mrs.  Fergusson will bring their guitars and it is hoped some of the  young people from their new  church in Mission.  A comparatively new local  drama group, the Welcome Pass  Players, residents of the Half-  moon Bay-Redrooffs area, have  a topical short play, Big Business to add to the entertainment  This play is wholly local, the  script having been written by  some of the players.  Also invited to share in the  festivities are Mr. and Mrs.  Ralph Flitton from Vancouver  who were present at the inaug-  CHIROPRACTIC OFFICE  MONDAY   _   THURSDAY  1678 Marine  Drive���Gibsons  Phone 886-9843  ATTENTION  ANNEX AUTO NART  3510  Main  Street  New & Used Cars  For   Special   Attention   Call  GILL Y0CHL0WITZ  Collect at 879-5262  BINGO  Thursday  Feb. 9  8 p.m.  LEGION HALL  GIBSONS  Gibsons Legion Social Club  LEGAL  LAND ACT  Notice of Intention to Apply  to Lease Land  In Land Recording District of  Vancouver and situate in the  Village of Gibsons Landing.  Take notice that Walter  Hendrickson of Gibsons Landing, occupation Boat Builder,  intends to apply for a lease of  the following lands:���  Commencing at a post planted at the N.E. corner of water  lease No. 7005 fronting Lots 2  and 3, Block A-D.L. 686-Plan  7108; thence east 75 feet; thence  south 80.45 feet; thence west  75 feet; thence north 80.45 feet  and containing .14 acres, more  or less, for the purpose of expansion to Marine Service Station.  Walter Hendrickson  Dated Jan. 20, 1967.  ural meeting and Mrs. A. B.  Plummer, president of the Vancouver Community Arts Council  The party will be held in Wilson Creek at the Sechelt Rod  and Gun Club Hall from 7:30  p.m. on Friday, Feb. 17. This  party is for members only, but  the Arts Council welcomes new  members and 1067 memberships  are available from Mrs. W.  Dockar, Hopkins Landing, or  will be available at the door.  Membership for 1967 will be  adults $2 with reductions for  students and O.A.P. at $1 and  for families at $5'. Membership  entitles you to free or reduced  rates at Arts Council productions and the opportunity to support local talent on a wide basis. In April the Arts Council  will present Mr. Colin Hannay  with films of the Yucatan and  in May the second annual Music Festival featuring the Dave  Rbbbins band.  Add51,565  Th number of telephones in  service in the B.C. Telephone  Company's system grew by a  record 51,565 during 1966. At  the same time, the company's  capital expenditures reached an  all time high of $60,681,708.  The number of B.C. Telephone  employees stood at 7,243 at the  end of 1966, up by 906 from December 31, 1965 and the highest  figure in the company's history.  The previous high was 7,130 in  1957, before many of the company's offices were converted to  dial service.  By 1966 year end, 98.7 per cent  of the telephones in the company's system were on dial service. The number of telephones  in the company's system totalled 761,129, up 7.3 percent from  a year earlier. The gain in 196S  was 47,856 telephones or 7.2  percent.  The average number of daily  local calls made through the  company's system during 1966  totalled 4.9 million, up from 4.5  million in 1965, the previous record year.  Average daily toll calls totalled more than 97,500, up from  87,400 in 1965 and this increase  was achieved even though the  number of long distance calls  in several regions was reduced  by the introduction of expanded  flat-rate calling areas.  The Greater Vancouver flat-  rate calling area was enlarged  in October with introduction of  cross-core calling which removed tolls, from calls between  North and West Vancouver and  the Port Moody, New Westminster and Richmond telephone  offices.  Dividend  up  Mr. Ronald C. Brown, branch  manager of the Great-West Life  assurance Company's Vancouver Pacific branch, announces  that his company has approved  an increase in its dividend  scale for participating policyholders effective Jan. 1. The  rate of interest on dividend accumulations has been advanced  from 5.25 to 5.35 percent.  Mr. Brown said that the increase marks the ninth time  in the past 11 years that his  company has increased dividends for Canadian policyholders. He also said that the new  dividend scale reflects the continuing improvement in earnings on company investments.  HELP FOR UGANDA  Canada is to give further assistance to Uganda in its search  for minerals. The secretary of  state for external affairs, Hon.  Paul Martin, annouees that the  East African nation will receive  $50,000 worth of geological drilling equipment under Canada's  external aid program.  A flick of the lever and Frankenstein Jr., the world's first  good monster comes to life. The youthful toothless hero is too  gentlemanly to strike even an evil girl monster. The creation of  an M.D. (Mad Doctor) young Frankenstein Jr., is 20 feet tall and  is seen each Saturday afternoon on CBC-TV's Frankenstein Jr.,  And The Impossibles series.  Coast News, Feb. 9, 1967.  ___������____���__���  SWITCH  HOW TO  Burley is VP  At the annual family dinner  meeting of the Vancouver-  Coast region, Boy Scouts of  Canada in Vancouver recently,  Norman Burley of Sechelt was  elected vice-presicent. There  are two vice-presidents and  the other is Fred Fearman.  Norman Rudolph of Port Mellon was named assistant regional commissioner.  Porfraifs for  Valentine Day  SPECIAL  3-8x10 for $10  BILL PRICE PHOTOGRAPHY  Ph. 886-9361  Make your heating comfort  complete ... around the  clock with silent electric  heat. Clean draff-free air that  only electric heating can assure.  MARKEL  ELECTRIC BASEBOARD HEAT  Electric heating can be installed and operated economically regardless of age or size  of house. We will supply an  exact installation price and  an estimate of yearly cost  without obligation.  McPHEDRAN ELECTRIC Ltd.  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre ��� Ph. 886-9689  14  Y4_��NI!NE$  A great day to discover how little long distance costs  %���,, ���"��� --A/ /'7>'7^ r'-v-*'0$p��if$^^  :s��a$&<%  *&&&&#>���  ,J  On this special day the voices of loved ones, perhaps from hundreds  of miles away, have a special place in our hearts. Memories are  sharpened, experiences recaptured. It is a day when togetherness  means so much and ��� as always with B.C. TEL���costs so little.  Now a student son or daughter away at college can afford a  long distance call home .(especially if they call "collect"!).  Long distance rates are among the very few items of personal  expenditures which, over the years, have lagged far behind  the general rise in other living costs. In fact, many long distance  calls actually cost less in dollars and cents today than 10 years  ago. Moreover, after 6 pm and all day Sunday they are cheaper  by about one-fifth.  Check the rates yourself in your telephone book or dial "O"  and ask the operator. You'll be surprised how little it costs to  enjoy "the next best thing to being there." Here, for example,  are a few current charges:  VANCOUVER-PRINCE GEORGE $1.35  NEW WESTMINSTER-CALGARY  $1.50  VICTORIA-TORONTO $1.95  (Evening, station-to-station calls, first 3 minutes)  -\_  On this important day of the year there's more reason than  ever to use Long Distance for all it's worth!  "Ask  the  Operator  for  Zenith 8000 (No Charge)"  40IB-6.RLD  B.G.TEL  BRITISH COLUMBIA TELEPHONE COMPANY  WORLDWIDE TELEPHONE CONNECTIONS ��� INTERNATIONAL TWX AND TELETYPE SERVICE ��� RADIOTELEPHONES ��� CLOSED CWCUIT TV ���  INTERCOM AND PAOINQ  SYSTEMS ��� ELECTROWRITERS * DATAPHONES ��� ANSWERING AND ALARM UNITS ��� OVER 300 OTHER COMMUNICATION AIDS FOR MODERN HOMES AND BUSINESS 8       Coast News, Feb.  9, 1967.  Weddings  CRIPPS���WARN  A small wedding of interest  to some local residents took  place on January 14 when  Kathryn Lisa Cripps married  Nicol Warn, a graduate of Elphinstone. The wedding took  place in the chapel of Union  Theological College, University  of British Columbia, with Reverend  Schaefer officiating.  Kathryn is the daughter of  Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Cripps of  Ulverton, Quebec. The groom  is the oldest son of Mr. and  Mrs. Jack Warn of Gibsons.  Miss Cripps attended Sir George  Williams School of.Art in Quebec for three years and is presently working in Vancouver  attending art classes. Nicol  continues his studies at University of B.C. where he is  . working on a scholarship at a  Ph. D. program in zoology.  Mr. and. Mrs. Warn will be  residing at 2127 Arbutus Street  in Vancouver.  A success!  Mrs. Stan Rowland, president,  with Mrs. M. Forbes, Mrs. R.  McSavaney, Mrs. A. E. Reece,  Mrs. A. Swanson and Mrs. T. S.  Mallory, members of the Roberts Creek Hospital Auxiliary,  presided in the Thrift Shop at  Sechelt last Saturday. This recently opened shop will be operated by one of the auxiliaries  each Saturday in the interests  of the hospital.  Reports are that it is going  over very well and receipts are  encouraging. Anyone with clothing in good repair, and clean,  books, china or you name it  might consider making a welcome donation to the shop. A  phone call to a member in the  vicinity will insure a prompt  pick-up.  VALENTINE  BINGO  FRIDAY  8 p.m.  INDIAN VILLAGE HALL  SECHELT  $15 MINIMUM  CHANCE FOR $300  SECHELT TOTEM CLUB  DEAR DORIS  advice ihrdm -;:���������  Doris Clark  Stick it out nursie  BOWLING    Safety pennant flown  DEAR DORIS ��� I would like  to add a little to your answer to  Nursie, because I am a registered nurse and I think it is a  wonderful profession.  Training is hard but you certainly grow up quick. Things  aren't handed to you on a silver  platter. But isn't that life?  I suggest that when the girls  feel really blue a bunch of  them should go to a show or  out for a pop just to get out of  residence for a while. They'll  feel much better afterwards.  Stick it out, Nursie. Knowing  how to be a good nurse will  help you all your life, whether  you stay at nursing or decide to  get married and raise a family.  One Who Knows  DEAR ONE ��� How true!  Sometimes married couples get  so disgusted they would like to  give up. But they put their  chins up and keep going. After  the rough time is past they are  glad they stuck it out. Same  with nursing ��� or anything  tough and worth while.  DEAR DORIS ��� My husband's parents are quite wealthy and have been helping us  in many ways, while I've felt  that if we had tried, we could  have lived on my salary while  my husband completed graduate studies. Always strings are  attached to this help.  My husband feels his parents  would feel rejected and hurt if  he refused to accept the money,  even though he is now working.  My suggestion is ��� if so ��� put  the money in our 17-month-old  son's bank account ��� while we  pay and decide ourselves  (about a car, a new suit, etc.)  Am I drawing the line too  fine?  Breaking Apron Strings  DEAR   BREAKING   ���   Not  for my money ��� or theirs. You  two need to stand on your own  four feet.  But be gentle. Generous,  wealthy in-laws are hard to  come by. They are human people and have a habit of being  needed. And Hubby has habits  of getting helped.  Once he gets the idea, he'll  be the one who is proud of  being able to function as a  grown-up independent . unit  with you. It may take years.  DEAR DORIS ��� My future  husband will be working nights,  five nights a week. I have never  spent a night alone in an empty  house and I am afraid. I realize  this is silly but my whole family have been like this since my  father died two years ago.  The hard part is that quite  often I have nightmares in regard to-death and I wake up,  shaken up, and being all alone  in the dark would not help matters. My husband may not be  able to get a day shift for  years, so I have to fight this  problem.  I do not want to start bringing over my sisters to spend  the night with me, as this  would complicate things for everyone.  Afraid At Night  DEAR AFRAID ��� It's not  silly. Many married women  with babies find themselves alone at night once in a while  and don't like it. A convenient  sister might visit occasionally,  but five nights a week?  For one thing, that nightmare business needs solving;  which may mean bringing into  the open your submerged and  terrifying experiences with  death. A session with a psychiatrist ��� even one session ���  might be all you'd need.  Then a talk with the police;  the establishment of neighborly relations with the people  next door; a telephone you can  ring in an emergency; these  will all help you to sleep in  peace.  Don't, for heaven's sake,  leave yourself so vulnerable  that you pass on your fear of  the dark and aloneness to your  own small fry, when they get  there.  Confidential to Modesty ��� If  your inquiry is;/on the level*  write in again, this time  supplying your name and address for my reply. Restate  your question.  To Ambitious ��� To find out  about joining the navy, write to  The Canadian Armed Forces  Recruiting Centre, 239 Queen  Street, Ottawa, Canada.  Plan cooking school  THIS VITAL  YOUNG  RELIGION  many paths  ONE GOD  many colours  ONE RACE  many countries  ONE WORLD  There are three million peoplo  around the world today who believe that the unification of mankind  is the will of God for our age. They  call themselves Baha'ls.  Perhaps Baha'i is what you are  looking for.  Information upon request! 15 Lola  Road, Toronto 7.  St. Mary's Hospital Auxiliaries Co-ordinating council held  its first meeting of the year  Jan. 31 at the hospital. The  new director of nursing, Mrs.  Mary Gordon, outlined a list  of equipment that the hospital  needs at the present time.  Sechelt Auxiliary reported  their annual smorgasbord last  fall had been an outstanding  success; Pender Harbour reported similar success with  their fall bazaar and Roberts  Creek reported similar results  from the Christmas coffee  party.  Mrs. Willis reported from  Port Mellon that the initial  opening of the Thrift Shop had  far exceeded expectations. It  will be necessary to keep up  a continual stock of items for  sale, and this will mean���good  bit of canvassing, lt was suggested that each auxiliary  should have an organized pickup to simplify matters and ensure that people would have  parcels ready.  Mrs. J. Parker outlined plans  to hold a cooking school on  April 26. This is to be known  as In Tune With The Times  and will be sponsored jointly  with the Hospital auxiliaries  and the B.C. Hydro. Tickets  will be distributed shortly and  complete information will be  published within the next few  weeks.  Legion installation  Joint installation Legion of  Branch 109 and auxiliary officers was held Jan. 28 with  the following auxiliary officers  taking part:  Mrs. Marion Lee, president;  Mrs. G. Clarke and Mrs. L.  Morrison, first and second vice-  presidents; Mrs. R. Beacon,  treasurer; Mrs. P. Schindel,  secretary and Mrs. V. Wilson,  Mrs. M. Clarke and Mrs. V.  Ayzan,  executive  members.  During the last year the  auxiliary has made substantial  donations to worthy causes including the Girl Guides, July  1 Celebration, Science Fair, Boy  Scouts, Kiwanis club, Heart  Fund, Red Cross, CNIB, Central City Mission and tables  and chairs for the Legion hall.  Donations were made also to  St. Mary's and Shaughnessy  hospitals along with proficiency  awards for grades seven and  eight.  Branch officers are: President John Wilson; first and second vice presidents, Frank Zan-  tolas and Joe Azyan; treasurer,  Larry Boyd; welfare, R. Car-  ruthers with C. Martindale, D.  Coull, D. Scott, C. Beacon, and  N. Kruse as executive members.  SECHELT BOWLING ALLEY  (By EVE MOSCRIP)  Top bowlers of the week ���  Lil McCourt 703 (270), bowling  in the Ladies League and Bruce  Redman 737 (292), in the Commercial League.  League Scores:  Buckskins: Herb August 612  (230), Delly Paul   42 (241).  Ladies: Lil McCourt 703 (270)  Rose Rodiway 253.  Ladies Matinee: Eve Moscrip  ,614 (232).  Pender: Lief Iverson 627 (320)  Sonny Scoular 620, John Divall  701, Dennis Gamble 678 (281),  Isabel  Gooldrup 557.  Sechelt Commercial: Bruce  Redman 737 (292) Butch Ono  765 (286), Ted Kurluk 736 (282)  Delia Deevy 259, Orv Moscrip  701 Mabel McDermid 251, Lola  Caldwell 653, Joan Cunningham  272 Dennis Gamble 279.  Sports Club: Roy Taylor 686  (290), Ena Armstrong 647 (269),  Lil McCourt 646, Sharon Kraus  252,  Red Robinson 703  (240).  Ball & Chain: Matt Jaegar  706 (269 254), Queenie Bing 610,  Kathy Hall 257.  Mixed Ten Pins: Bill Raffle  447 (180), Ena Armstrong 153,  Doreen Mullen 397.  School Leagues  Seniors: Jack Goeson 383 (201)  Allan Hemstreet 387 (210), Mary  Ritchey 361 (245), Earl John  401 (211).  Juniors: Susan Jorgensen 405  (234), David Taylor 327 (192).  E & M BOWLADROME  Seven triples of over 700 were  rolled this week, Freeman Reynolds leading with a 790. High  lady was Joan Whieldon with  687 (297).  Ladies Coffee: Melody Henry  557 (284), Dot Deppiesse 590  (254), Pat Guelph 516, Mary  McEwan 500, May Jackson 536,  Iva Peterson 585, Phyllis Hoops  549 (232), Hazel Wright 542,  Carol Kurucy 538.  Gibsons A: Carol Marks 611  (268), Alex Robertson 243, Freeman Reynolds 666.  Teachers Hi: Joan Quarry 643,  Dan Robinson 310, Darlene Max-  field 651, Dorcy Lefler 613, Bob  Blakeman 258, Freeman Reynolds 790 (331 268), Joan Whieldon 687 (297).  Commercials: Jack Clement  300, Frank Nevens 623 (249),  Marybelle Holland 245, Shirley  Hopkin 600.  Port Mellon: Art Holden 765  (296), Ann Johnson 622 (253),  Taffy Greig 634  (260).  Men's: Bill Peterson 701 (260,  249), Art Holden 607, Herb August 662 (283), Taffy Greig 740  (317), Frank Nevens 739 (263,  255), Freeman Reynolds 721  (271), Ed Gill 704 (273).  Juniors: Linda Mcintosh 317  (176), John Sleep 235, Brian McKenzie 305, Colleen Husfby 274  (168), Ginny Alsager 241, Ian  McKenzie 234, Martiii Kiewitz  228, Wayne Wright 316 (189),  Bill Hobson 280, Jim Green 377  (226), Karen Brignall 312 (171).  Seek action  Memberships are wanted now  by the Sunshine Coast Tourist  association if members want  to be included in the association's brochure. There have  been two extensions in time for  members to get their entries  in and it looks as though another  might  be  necessary.  Response from the Gibsons  end has been poor and a little  better from Sechelt. Pender  Harbor support has become divided with motel and resort  units turning out their own  literature to attract tourists.  Powell River response is reported as excellent.  Skits coming  At the initial meeting on  Feb. 6, an enthusiastic group  of Tidewater Players, including  five new members, mapped out  plans for a few variety skits.  These skits will be included in  the Kinsmen's Talent show in  April to help round out the  program.  Next Sunday will be a busy  one as rehearsals in the form  of a workshop will start, pre-  ceeded by a meeting and election of officers. Dues for the  coming year of 25c will also  be payable..  Those who could not make  it last Sunday are urged to be  out at Roberts Creek Hall, 8  p.m.,  Sunday, Feb. 12.  On Feb. 2, representatives of  Local 297, International Brotherhood of Pulp, Sulphite &  Paper Mill Workers and Management of Canadian Forest  Products Ltd., Howe Sound  Pulp Division, gathered at a  ceremony to raise on the flag  pole the pennant awarded by  the Pulp & Paper Bureau for  their winning performance over  competing mills in the province  Guides to  split event  The monthly meeting of the  Sechelt Girl Guide Association  was held at the home of Mrs.  G. Potts with 13 members present, and decided to hold a Mother and Brownie evening, Feb.  16 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Sechelt  Legion Hall. Mothers of Brownies will be contacted, and each  child will bring home a note  with details.  The same type of evening will  be held for Guides on Feb. 27  from 6 to 9 p.m. at St. Hilda's  Hall. This will be a dinner and  evening of fun and games.  Brownies and Guides have increased in number so much in  the area it was necessary for  the association to do away with  the annual mother and daughter  banquet and split it up into two  separate groups.  In commemoration of the Lord  Baden Powell Thinking Day, a  church parade will be held Feb.  19 and here again a note will be  sent home with each child giving details.  Coffee party  A coffee party and bake sale  at which young children will be  taken care of while mothers  enjoy themselves, will take  place on Feb. 14 from 10:30  a.m. until noon in Gibsons  United Church hall.  Members of the Evening unit  of United Church Women cordially invites all who would like  to attend. There will be aduit  supervision of young children  and refreshments will be served to them as well.  Want to fly?  Elphinstone Aero Club will  present its annual smorgasbord,  Sat., March 11 at Roberts Creek  Community Hall in the form of  a Chinese dinner. The event  starts at 7 p.m. and dancing will  follow. As the sale of tickets is  limited to 150, with two one  hour flights as door prizes, those  desiring to attend should get  them early. For reservations  phone Mrs. V. Swanson at 886-  7701 or Mrs. M. Meredith at 886-  2370 or call at the Kenmac plant  on the highway.  ��� ���- the Division having operated  with a zero frequency.  Tom Kennedy, Local 297, and  Fred Sanders, H.S.P., co-chairmen of the 1966 divisional advisory safety committee, raised  the pennant in the presence of  committee members.  The Safety Pennant Award is  forwarded to the winning mill  for each quarter by the Pulp  & Paper. Bureau representing  all the pulp and paper mills in  the province. The employee  group at Port Mellon have been  strong competitors in the pulp  and paper industry throughout  the year, ending the year 1966  with second lowest frequency  of 4.12 among 14 competing  mills in British Columbia.  In order to curb and eliminate industrial accidents which  would result in lost time earnings, both union and management have co-operatively developed continuing accident  prevention programs with  strong emphasis on education  in   job  content   procedures.  FOR SALE  '62 Comet,  6  standard;   radio;  good running;  clean inside and  out. 886-2818 after 6 p.m.  /  THE  886-2827  TWILIGHT  GIBSONS  If It's  a  Good Movie  You  Will   See   Itj Here  WED. 8; THURS. 9; FRI. 10;  at 8 p.m.  mu&mm  em mam  mmmw   ,  II9ffl8__3$]l"  SAT. 11th at 2 & 8 p.m.  IMON. 13 & TUES. 14 at 8 p.m.  _^  Martin Delon  wey Bishop  J*- -^_T :  M__t _i __.     |_ ____...__. j  , ;xas Acro:  FimiavER  NEXT  '&������*���  :%'  BE A POOL BOOSTER        I    Ollt Of Sight  R.   WARREN   MCKIBBIN  Chartered Accountant  Announces   the   opening   of an  office  for the practice of his profession at  727���510 West Hastings  Vancouver 2, B.C.  Telephone: 688-2729  Res: 987-3181  TIDEWATER PLAYERS  MEETING ��� ELECTION ��� WORKSHOP ��� REHEARSAL  Sunday, Feb. 12-8 p.m.  Roberts Creek Hall  All members are urged to attend

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