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 Proviaaial Library,  Victoria,  B.   C.  SERVING THE GROWING SUNSHINE COAST  Published at Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 836-2622  Volume 21  Number 38, Oct. 5, 1967.  10c per copy  J.:x;:J ������������������  S84M  Ed. Fiedler dies  in car accident  EXCHANGE PROGRAM STUDENTS visiting Gibsons have spent  an interesting week'in local homes and attending Elphinstone school  They/are from left to. right, Deborah Dockar, Bruce Wilson, Co-  quitlam; Ursula Schmiirig, Vancouver; Carolyn Clark, North Delta;  Gordon Mcllrath and Jill Cobeigh.  Report outlines  zoning for region  An industrial zone south of Port Mellon and urbanization  from Langdale to Roberts Creek are suggested, in a preliminary  . planning report prepared for the Sunshine Coast Regional District  board of trustees. The report was presented to the board last  Friday night at a regular meeting of the trustees in the board's  Davis Bay office.  The report was prepared by J. Barford, the regional board's  planner who during this summer set up for the directors a mapping ,of the* area in its various aspects. He describes it as a preliminary report only.  The report covers the physical setting, population, subdivision  and real estate ' activity, the economy and transportation. Most  of the sections of the report are covered in this issue but sections on recreation and tourism and -the retirement angle of the  economy, aflso the transportation section have been left over until  nextf week.  The final section of the report covers observations made as  a result of the work entailed in preparing it. These observations  follow:       ;  Director Wolverton,. discussing    economy, activity systems, land  the rep^rrin^ufr^^Ketnerthe -use, and^services irfust'be maiie  Two fined  over fires  Two persons were fined $25  and costs in police court for  starting a fire during a closed  season without obtaining a permit. They were Mrs. Janet  Thornington and Mrs. Lorraine  Johnston of Granthams. Both  fires resulted in calls being  . turned in for Gibsons Volunteer  Fire department help in putting  them out.  Three. brush fires last week  were on North Road beyond the  B.C. Telephone office and the  second behind Elphinstone Secondary school when fire started,  at a point where some students  had been eating their lunch and  smoking cigarets The third was  close to Fred Feeney's home on  Sargent road.'  So far there have been eight  brush fires in the area.  Kiwanis hosts  Ed Fiedler, 47, Gibsons contractor, was found dead in his  oyerturned station wagon Sunday morning at the Gower Point  ; road end of Pratt road. His car  1 failed to make the first turn off  Ifratt road.'  ���Mr. Fiedler was last seen  about 8:30 p.m. Saturday evening in the vicinity of School  voad and the highway. A woman  ��� walking past the corner spotted  the overturned car in. the bush  and notified a neighbor who investigated at about 8 o'clock  Sunday morning and notified the  RCMP.  \ The car apparently went over  a pile of slash logs, struck trees,  flipped over and finished up on  its side. ��  A jury viewed the body Monday night then, it was released  for burial Wednesday. The inquest will take place Friday  evening, Oct. 13.  Bowen  Friday night's meeting of the  Sunshine Coast Regional District board at Davis Bay was informed by letter from Hon. Mrs.  Isabel Dawson that the issue  of Bowen Island's  inclusion in  the Sunshine Coast Regional  district would be settled to the  ...satisfaction of the board. The  board does not favor taking  Bowen Island in its region.  -Debate on the possibility of  occupying office space in the  proposed school board administration building resulted in the  Mr. Fiedler, prominent in  Royal Canadian Legion affairs,  was president of the Gibsons  branch in 1956 and again in 1965.  He was also a member of the  Kiwanis club.  The funeral took place Wednesday at 2:30 from the Harvey  Funeral Home family chapel  with Rev. H. Kelly officiating.  Cremation followed.  ; He leaves his wife Ivy, sons  Ken of Gibsons and Ted in the  Royal Canadian Navy and three  daughters', Mrs. Dianne McFad-  den, Kamloops, Mrs. S. Jay of  Gibsons, and Deborah at home  also two grandchildren, Terri  and Allan. Brothers are Paul  at Powell River, Otto and Fred  of Brandon, Man., and Harold  of Vancouver; also three sisters,  Mrs. Anne Cummings, Powell  River; Mrs. Rose Judson, Brandon, Man., and Mrs. Mary  Steinkie of Winnipeg, Man.  yw/ J,J"S��  felt that it should allow Martin  Dayton, its engineer, to complete his area survey before  tackling smaller divisions of the  whole. North Road people wanted some wells dug now and the  board argument was that if  these wells proved to be dry  holes it would be a waste of  time.and.money. Specified area  surveys would have to be paid  for by the area asking for the  survey.   ; ;  A Selma Park complaint that  at times it suffered insufficient  water pressure was referred to  area wanted fast quantity progress or quality progress. Directors favored quality progress.  Director 7 Wolverton maintained  this area would become the recreation playground i for a vast  area of; the northwest part of  the northern continent and that  we should be prepared to plan  it that; way.  It was generally accepted that;  the cost of education was a DiS  factor in the area and that there  was a brain drain. Unless some  way is found to keep the younger people here they would leave  and probably come back in their  old age.  The   Barford   report   conclusions follow:  During the past four months  we have undertaken a series of  preliminary steps towards the  establishment of planning on a  sound basis in 7 the Sunshine  Coast Regional District. We  have made reconnaisance surveys and the first estimate of  existing conditions and trends.  From this it has been possible  to outline the District's principal problems and needs.  The next step is to assess  more fully the current situation  and to prepare a set of interim  planning controls. This will complete the first stage of the planning program.  The second stage is to formulate a series of goals and objectives to act as the guidelines  to future planning. What is the  most suitable form for development to take in the light of available resources and potential?  Should the District emphasize  secondary manufacturing or recreation? Should the rural atmosphere be preserved at the  expense of growth?    :  Progress will inevitably involve some sort of change; if  the potential of the District is  developed to any great extent,  it will most likely alter present  living patterns. Planning, while  supporting regional development  can help to strike a balance between the old and the new.  Once these policy considerations  have been made, we enter the  third stage. More detailed examinations   of   population,, the  More detailed plan surveys,  such as the waterfront plan and  the extensive assessment of recreation I suggested above should  be completed. And from these,  the formulation of a comprehensive regional plan based on an  overall regional concept, with  the necessary controls and  stages incorporated to  achieve  it.  ������."-v;./.;--;'7'7.-.r'v'  *  I believe the district must limit future residential development. The difficulties of providing an adequate level of domestic services are already immense, and the ability to provide them will never catch up  with demand unless growth is  controlled. Developers could be  required to share in the provision of the necessary services,  and their possible threat of bypassing the area would be a  hollow one.  Recreation is, I think, the key  to the future, and, because of  this, I have attempted to discuss it more fully. One point I  did not develop, however, was  the attraction of pleasure boat  (Continued on Page 12)  MOTHER DIES  Mrs. Bertha Agnes Kallaway,  82, mother of Mrs. Irene Sykev  of Gibsons, died Sept. 25. T".e  funeral service was held at  Roselawn Funeral Chapel Wed.,  Sept. 27 with Rev. Jl R. Davies  officiating. Mr. and Mrs Sykes  were in Vancouver to attend  the funeral.  BUSINESS CHANGES HANDS  Mrs. Christine Johnston of  Chris's Jewelers, Sechelt, announces the sale of the business  to Mr. L. Fox, a watchmaker  and jeweler from Smithers, B.C.  Mrs. Johnston intends to remain in Sechelt for some time.  Members of the Kiwanis Club; .froard   deciding   that, it   would    Martin  Dayton  to  check along    f  of the Sunshine Coast were hosts;   prefer - a   Roberts "Creek   area     with his survey.   ^7'T7 :'---    --^  and   would   also   favor   leasing        G.   R.   Ruggles,   Reid   road>  to a group of 22 members of the  West Vancouver club at an Inter-club meeting and dinner last  Thursday in the Welcome Cafe.  Accompanying the '��� visitors  was Art Felton, Lieut.-Governor  of the Kiwanis Pacific Northwest Division No. 2. Don Douglas, president of the Gibsons  group, welcomed the guests.  The feature of the evening was  the premiere showing of a film  produced by P. C. Wilson, the  club's secretary, on the Sunshine Coast. This film in color  covers the area from Langdale  to Pender Harbour and presented a colorful half hour along  the Sunshine Coast Highway. It  will be forwarded to the Kiwanis  Club at Daytonview, Ohio, members of this club having adopted the local organization for the  balance of the Centennial year.  This came about as a result of  a visit this summer from two of  the Daytonview Kiwanians vacationing in this area.  Graduates  HI-C BAKE SALE  Gibsons Hi-C thank those who  helped, make the bake sale succeed. The proceeds from this  sale go towards the support of  a 13 year old Korean foster child  Young Kil. A special thanks  goes to members of the Co-op  store staff for their, assistance.  Marion Louise Vaughan of  Egmont, valedictorian at Pender Harbour Secondary school  graduation Saturday night, received the Sechelt Teachers'  Association bursary and the  Pender Harbour Legion bursary.  Janet Webb was presented  with the Pender Harbour Legion  Auxiliary bursary and Bud Klein  the Order of the Eastern Star  bursary. Bud Klein and Janet  Weibb shared the Pender Harbour PTA bursary.  Guests were served coffee  and cookies made by the boys'  cooking class. Gordon Johnston,  district supervisor and W. P.  Malcolm, school trustee attended the ceremonies. Mr. Johnston  addressed the graduates.  TENDERS OPENED  Tenders were opened by the  school board for the Langdale  school activity room. The low  tender submitted by Calla Brothers Cement Contractors Ltd.  amounted to $66,482. which was  17.66 percent higher than the  estimate of $56,500.  space instead of taking part in  any construction costs. Chair-  ' man Norman Watson argued the  regional' board was too young  to afford such costs.  More speed from government  sources will be sought over establishment of garbage dumps.  - .Officials on one hand push antipollution measures and on the  other delay the setting up of  garbage dumps. The complaint  arose over the delay in getting  the Pender Harbour dump legalized.  TDiscussion on garbage collection revealed a flat charge  would be made against all properties as such collection would  add to the value of all property,  vacant or built on.  Syd Walter, Sechelt garbage  collector complained he was unable to carry out the board desires on ditching and backfilling at the dump due to the rates  charged. The board waived this  part of his operation, maintaining it would straighten itself out  when the garbage bylaw had  become operative after the  plebiscite.  Gower Point water committee  has asked for technical details  on Specified Service area. North  and Reid road areas are also  seeking some immediate help in  the  form  of wells.  The board  G  complained to the board by  written statement about surveyors ; invading his property apparently for highway purposes  and running the survey line  through his house. Mr. Ruggles  said he had no intention of letting anyone survey his proper-  ' ty- '���������-..������'  The board maintained it had  no power in the matter and suggested he write the local member of the legislature. Mr. Ruggles argued there were at present two other road allowances  available   and   added   that   he  could  not   see   the  department  putting  a   road  allowance  through    Gibsons    water    area  which lies beyond his property.  The Regional board will make  enquiries    as    to    where    the  through road from North road  may be located, but in the meantime  passing  the  matter  over  to the regional technical planning committee for advice.  Director Gilker brought up the  matter of Phil Lawrence having  left the district leaving the area  without a recreation official.  The area recreation committee  hoped to be able to carry on  but if no successor is appointed  it would disband. It was moved  that the board ask recreation  officials to visit the area Nov.  15 and offer a solution.  Board seeks health official  At Monday's  meeting of the  Union Board of Health in the  G'bsons Health office, it was  decided to write the minister of  health outlining the need for a  resident health officer in Gibsons area.  This has been a bone of contention by municipal councils,  chambers of commerce and  others who felt that work which  involved the attention of a  health officer was slowed up  under the present two days a  week system.  A notice of motion for the  next meeting of the board was  passed which would open the  way for the Regional District  board to have a representative  on the Union health board.  Peter   Wilson,   school   board  secretary-treasurer appeared to  speak for a better arrangement  in.' connection with the dental  clinics for the area as arranged  by the board of health for school  purposes.  A JAPANESE  FILM  At the invitation of the women  of St. John's United Church, Wilson Creek, the women of Gibsons United Church will join  the Wilson Creek group next  Tuesday when a film loaned by  the Japanese Consul will be  shown. Mrs. J. DeKleer, president of the St. John's United  group will be hostess.  Pumpkins are  quite large  This week's display of fruits  and vegetables shows a seventeen ounce apple at the top.  a one-and-a-half pound pear  next, a 100 lb pumpkin and a  15^ lb. cabbage with a 30 lb.  pumpkin.  The apple is displayed by Nelson Winegarden who obtained' it  from Mr. G. C. Hamilton of Reid  road.  The pear came from the trees  on the Ed. Thomson orchard  on South Fletcher road. As an  employee of the Coast News he  is not eligible for the $5 cash,  prize for the most unusual exhibit.  The 100 lb. pumpkin came  from the garden of Mr. J. Ris-  bey, West Sechelt.  The cabbage and pumpkin  were grown by J. N. Marleau  of Langdale.  There is something off color  in the tomato news his week  at Roberts Creek. A plant, home  grown from seed, has produced  fruit which is round, symmetrical and a glowing golden yellow color. In flavor it tends to  be just slightly more delicate  than its red sister. Although  somewhat on the small side, it  is without flaw or blemish, and  the plant produces as many tomatoes as the ordinary ''ind. Coast News,  Oct.  5,  1967.  A salute to Suomi!  Serving the Mt. Elphinstone district of the Sunshine Coast and  the Sechelt Peninsula.  Phone 886-2622       P.O. Box 460- Gibsons, B.C.  Published Thursdays at Gibsons, B.C. Authorized as second  class mail for payment of postage in cash, Post Office Department,  Ottawa.        .;.-���'      ' .'.,; ...  ��� Member Audit Bureau of Circulation, B.C. Weekly Newspapers  Advertising Bureau, Canadian Weekly Newspaper Association, B.C.  Weekly Newspapers Association:  Fred Cruice, Editor arid Publisher.  Ed. Thomson, Advertising and Promotion Manager.  Subscription Rates: $3 per year, $1.75 for six months. United  States and foreign, $4.50 per year.  Things GROW here  If there is one thing the Coast News vegetable competition has  produced it is to bring out the point that things do grow exceptionally well in this part of British Columbia.  The Sunshine Coast from Langdale to West Sechelt produces exceptional growth. There is still extant the famous strawberry story  which details the fact that one jam producer favored the strawberries grown in this area and placed a premium on their value. However a labor problem resulted in this phase of growth becoming a  dead issue.  We are living in the shade of a mountain which as it recedes  from the sea slowly rises forming numerous benches on which  people can live without having t oclimb precipitous hills. This  countryside has an eastern and southern exposure, sheltered from  the north and west. Damaging frost is rare.  iSomewhere, somehow, somebody is going to catch on to the  idea that fruit can be grown here and go into it in a big way. What  is available from small holdings? There are apples, pears, peaches,  plums of many varieties, apricots possibly, various nut trees and  berry crops that are copious in production including the wild ravaging blackberry or bramble berry, whichever you desire to call it.  Those blackberries would really find a prairie market if they  could be cultivated and shipped quickly. We now have rapid transportation and berries picked within an hour can be on Vancouver  store counters within two or three hours ��� a far different situation than the area existed under before the ferry system started.  It is going to create work for a good many people at crop time; It  is a subject that should be explored.  Not a borderline case  The Vancouver hippie paper under a temporary ban is definitely not the sort of publication that should be allowed to have a  circulation in an age group where it can be damaging. '  With this most people can agree. Perhaps, too, they will agree  with the hippies that there are plenty of other publications which  are available to youngsters which should also come under a ban.  These other publications are not sold at points where juveniles  cannot help but congregate.  It is on this basis that one should take a good look at what the  so-called hippie organization is striving to do. They are not turning  out smut and suggestive items for their own type of pleasure. What  the backers of the paper are doing is sheltering under present laws  to carry out, if they can get away with it, someone else's instructions.        . . ���      -      ;        f  Obscenity is something that changes from time to time in the  public mind. Back in the 20s when some books dared to peek on  the other side of the moral fence, Boston was a famous place for  censorship. Today Vancouver is the centre of the stage with a  publication that is testing the law to its utmost limit. The public,  we suspect, has a pretty good idea where the moral line should  be drawn.  COPYRIGHT APPLIED FOR  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.  Following a recent article on  the question of attempting to  obtain the assistance of. the  police authorities in seizing a  car unpaid for, a number of  letters have been received concerning when it is lawful to use  force to effect seizures, repel  trespasses,  Etc.  It is almost never lawful to  use force under our law. Force  may be used to prevent the  commission of certain crimes  or in some cases to protect  property or repel trespassers.  Force cannot be used to seize  goods unpaid for, even if the  seizure is perfectly lawful and  pursuant to the terms of a  chattel mortgage or conditional  sale agreement. A private  bailiff has no more powers than  anyone else. (We recommend,  however, that they be employed to seize such goods as they  are experts at bluffing.)  POINT  OF LAW  fcy ~/t [-'racticinf eLawpr  Force cannot be used to effect a foreclosure on lands,  that is, to evict a purchaser  who has missed payments.  Force cannot be used to evict  tenants for non payment of  rent. Etc. In all these cases,  if the other party will not cooperate, a court order must be  obtained, and if necessary, the  court will send out an official  such as sheriff's officers and  they can use force.  A reasonable amount of force  may be used in self defence  but only so much as is necessary under all the circumstances to make the attacker  desist. Force may be used to  repel trespassers. Generally  speaking, the trespasser must  first be ordered off the premises. If he refuses to leave,  he should be gently pushed.  The degree of force should be  gradually increased until it is  sufficient to expel the intruder  and if necessary prevent his  re-entry. The private investigator gathering divorce evidence falls in the category of  a trespasser.  If force is used unlawfully or  excessively, the user may be  convicted of assault and sued  civily for damages.  (By DOROTHY GREENE)  PART ONE  , (Copyright)  Since the arrival of Finnish  born Evert Nyfors, "a Swedish  speaking Finn, as manager of  the Royal Bank of Canada in  Gibsons, my ^memory has gone  back to the first visit I made  as a tourist in Finland-5 back  ,   in 1934. _',';���'. :r. %'Aypy-  It was the first year the  Arctic route postal bus service  had been completed from  Rovaneimi oh the Arctic circle  to Linahamari on the Arctic  coast, 350 miles, a truly thrilling two-day ride.  Linahamari is an ice free  port owing to the warm Gulf  Stream finishing just off shore.  It now belongs to the USSR,  as war reparations in 1945 along  with Karelia, the oldest province to the east of Finland'  bordering the previous boundary of 'the USSR.  This contained the medieval  city of Viipuri, with its ancient  monastery of Russion orthodox,  monks that had been allowed  to remain when Finland gained  her independence from 100 years  under the Czarist regime ending with the 1917 revolution.  A civil war followed in Finland with in some cases a Red  brother fighting a White brother. The result was triumphant,  a free independent Finland  after 600 years of serfdom, 500  under the great Swedish empire which on the whole ruled  wisely and well and allowed  the Finns to speak their own  language. Under Czarist rule  and Cossack riders' whips  the Russian language was,  however, compulsory in all  schools. i  I was privileged to witness  the revolution films and the  Winter War of 1940 when 4,000,-  000 or snore Finns kept USSR  armies at bay, chiefly by the  use of the molotoff cocktail.  This bomb was invented by the  Finns to be: used by a lone ,  soldier sitting in a trench; on  a logging trail in the unending  forests in temperatures to 60  degrees below zero. He would  thrust it into the bowels of. a  tank as it rolled above his head.  This was suicide but. it halted  Russian convoys from penetrating the lake country via logging trails. .  Films    describnig    the above  were   shown   privately   by   the -  Finnish War Office to members  of  the  British  council  in   1948  when I was librarian there.  The USSR then had a huge  control commission in Finland  and had already occupied the  Lapland northern arm of the  country with its open port,  Harelia to the south and Pokula,  a section of the coastline and  islands off the capital city of  Helsinki (Venice of the North).  It was also the country's main  port.  *      *      *  The Finnish government had  been forced to hand over all  steamers, and tourist transport  and had to use their own ice-  breakers'to keep the inner passage open between the Porkola  Islands and the mainland ��� the  Russian south zone.  I travelled out to work for  the British Council in a 12 passenger Finnish .cargo boat.  Great Britain could not afford  to have a control commission  having too many commitments  with collapsed Belgium, France,  Holland and Norway not to  mention a starving and defeated Germany.  Outside the Russian zone our  convoy of six small cargo boats  behind an ice-breaker was halted by a Russian control boat  and told we could not enter.  So there we sat in sight of the  close Finnish land for three  days with the ice-breaker cruising around us. The only relief  from monotony was when  youngsters from a nearby  school skied out. We threw  them oranges, probably the  first ones they had ever tasted.  The captain, a Finnish speaking Finn (10 percent speak  Swedish and all signs are in  the two languages throughout  this democratic country) was  as usual unmoved and said we  had lots of food and heat and  water and not" to worry.  #   7   * ',:"���'���'#   7  I was worrying as I thought  this would make headlines in  the press. My recently widowed  mother would be frantic. Luckily an American freighter created so much fuss that one convoy was allowed out and we  were allowed in. The inner  zone passage was then closed  for the winter of 1948 and the  Baltic sea then became a mass  of ice.  As a result longshoremen  at Helsinki docks were on relief and there was no accommodation for those at Turku.  Conditions in the country were  . appalling. Russian' control police with pistols were everywhere. All modern apartment  blocks and main hotels were  taken over by the Russians I  had to buy my ration book at  the police stations. I still have  my stamped passport.  Coffee and tea were $9 per  pound and, only obtainable on  the black market. Eggs were  21 cents . each. Milk, sugar,  meat, butter, cheese, bread and  all fats were rationed strictly.  Extra sugar could be obtained  in place of cigarettes or tobacco rations. (One needs extra  starch in a cold country).  Every article, shoes, sheets,  carpets and towels were made  of Finnish gold (paper) products  of the forest industry ��� at a  price, and what a price. Apples  were $3 a pound and so on!  At the British Council offices  in the Lasipalassi (Glass  House) we were given Paris  rations as part wages. This included six pounds of apples,  ��� one pound of tea and coffee,  three pounds of sugar per  month and were allowed to buy  duty free, one bottle of alcohol  and one of wine. I received 11,-  000 Finn marks a month and  found it barely enough to pay  tram fares to and from the office  The    Karelina,    Lapland and  20 YEARS AGO  COAST NEWS  L. S. Jackson wrote a long  letter to the Coast News about  a recent board of trade meeting which he described as a  fair sample of how not to do  things.  Three Sam Armours were in  Gibsons at the one time. One  pair were father and son back  from fishing upcoast while the  other was Grandpa Armour who  came to Gibsons in 1910.  Miss Margaret Wagner and  Mrs. Alice Veitch got the badminton season on the road by  lining up probable costs for the  club.  The annual Thanksgiving service was arranged for Sunday  evening in St. Aidan's Anglican  church,   Roberts   Creek.  10 YEARS AGO  Roy Brett, Westview logger-  operator was the first pilot to  land an aeroplane on the Gibsons - Sechelt Airport at Wilson Creek. The date of landing  was Oct. 1.  The last stretch of paving on  the highway to Earl's cove was  completed. The question arose  as to when the North Road  from Langdale area would be  payed.  Gibsons Meat Market advertised low prices on grade A  lean ground beef at three  pounds for $1.  St. Mary's hospital auxiliary  with Mrs. Norman Lee as president organized a fall bazaar  to raise some of the $700 for  the purchase of a tumbler dryer  for the hospital.  Farewell parties were arranged for departing Cpl. and Mrs.  J. Morrison of the RCMP who  are moving to Haney.  Porkala refugees filled every  available, room; The USSR gave  them. the choice of living under  the Soviet regime or walk (in  wintertime) and carry their  possessions on their back. Some  99 percent walked. '  (To be continued  For All Travel Information  BOOKINGS   and   PRICES  Call ....  Sechelt Marine Building  885-2343  N.   Richard   McKibbin  A   PERSONAL  INSURANCE   SERVICE  PHONE 886-2062 GIBSONS, B.C.  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Father Lacombe persuading
Chief Crowfoot of the Black-
foot Indian tribes to allow the
Canadian Pacific railway to be
built across their land. This
was one.of the few obstacles
encountered by the C.P.R. as
it pushed dts tracks across the
prairies from Winnipeg in 1881
to Calgary in 1883 and the
Rocky mountains in 1884. Up
to six miles of track was laid
in a day: Settlers from eastern
Canada thronged into the west
via railway to take up homesteads. Towns mushroomed!
around  railway stations.
Father Lacombe was one of
the first Catholic missionaries
in the northwest. He came to
Edmonton in 1852 and started
the first school west of Manitoba. In his immense parish he
ministered to the scattered Indian and Metis population between the Bow and Peace Ri-•
vers and from the foothills to
the Saskatchewan forks. His
parishioners held him in great
respect. He was able to persuade Chief Crowfoot and his
tribe to accept other lands to
replace those needed by the
Crowfoot as a young brave
had been regarded as a fierce
warrior. Many victories in
tribal wars enhanced his reputation. But he soon' came to
realize the folly of tribal wars,
and with Father Lacombe he
was able to influence his people not to join Sitting Bull's
hostilities against white men.
Later Crowfoot and Lacombe
prevented  the  Blackfoot  tribes
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with her, and she is carrying
a number, of packages, should
he offer to carry them for her?
A. Only if the packages seem
bulky and heavy, or if she is
loaded down with them. Otherwise, it is not necessary.
Q. Are the announcements of
a young widow's second marriage worded the same as those
for her first marriage?
A. Yes.
Q. What do you think about
a woman's rising from her
chair when acknowledging an
A. While this is not considered necessary, and while not
generally expected, still I like
to see a woman rise when
acknowledging an introduction.
It seems to indicate a more
genuine pleasure over the meeting.
Q. Is it ever permissible for
the parents of a young man
who has just become engaged
to make the announcement?
A. Not the official announcement. Only the parents of the
bride are entitled to make this.
If she has no parents, then her
nearest relative has the priv-
from joining the Northwest Rebellion of 1885. Crowfoot was
eventually given a pension by
the C.P.R. for keeping the
peace. He died near Calgary
in 1880. Lacombe died in 1916
after many years of service to
his people, his church and his
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This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia. COAST NEWS WANT ADS  ARE BEST SELLERS  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-2622  BARFORD REPORT  Regional forestry fotiire  Coast News, Sept. 28, 1967-  To  I  our many c  riends \  is  taking Tuesdays   off.  during the winter months  Resident guests will of  course continue to enjoy  the usual Dining Room  and Lounge facilities.  Ph. 885-900S  SECRET COVE  11 miles  west of Sechelt  Sunshine   Coast  Highway  ���Most of the Regional District  area falls within the Quadra  Public Sustained Yield Unit, administered directly by the provincial Forest Service: Although  the sustained yield principle of  forest management can introduce stability to the industry on  a province wide basis, this is  not guaranteed at the local level.  A particular logging operation  may, for instance, operate for  five years out of ten. Due to  over-exploitation in previous  years, the first growth in the  area has been cut, and the second is roughly half gone.  Locally, therefore, the logging  picture does not appear too  bright for the next 15 to 20  years. Eventually, sustained  yield should in theory protect  the( future of the industry from  past malpractices, and introduce  some measure of overall continuity to production. One cannot,  however, discount the possibility of a decreasing demand for  wood and wood products, especially in the construction industry, with- the increasing use  of, for example, plastics and industrialized building methods to  meet the ever-pressing needs of  housing.  Scale is  also playing an increasing role in logging opera-  Fall is the best time fo plant those Fruit Trees,  Evergreens, Flowering Shrubs  BULBSFor Fa" Pla"ti"g  NOVELTY TULIPS  Red Ridinghood  JUMBO DAFFODILS  King Alfred  Paperwhites  Red Emperor Jonquils  Crocus ��� Hyacinths ��� Snowdrops  (Dwarf)  SPECIAL FOR YOUR BULBS       QCw  Bone Meal, Reg. $1,25���6 lbs ���^^  Murray's Garden & Pet Supplies  GOWER  POINT  ROAD,  GIBSONS  ���  Ph.   886-2919  tions. In order to survive today,  the independent logging:operator must expand the size of his  operation; to achieve this, he  can only buy out the quotas of  smaller or less successful concerns. This trend has resulted in  the virtual disappearance of the  small one or two man gyppo operations, which logged intermits  tently. As scale and capital investment increase, so it becomes uneconomic to log smaller or less accessible stands. In  these terms, survival is almost  a question of continued growth.  Logging operations are now  situated mainly along Jervis,  Salmon and Sechelt Inlets, and  Prince of Wales Reach; and average size is between 10 and 25  men. These have small local  employment potential and their  contribution in terms of payroll spent in the area is alsi  roll spent in the area is also  are flown directy to and from  the metropolitan Vancouver  area.  Other  discernable  trends  are  vertical integration through con-,  traetual   agreements,    and   increasing domination by the five  largest companies.  ^A number of small sawmills  can be found in the area; but  these   are   mostly   intermittent  and   tied   to   local   market   demands.  However,  as  the  question of pollution becomes more  and more acute and the cost of  waterfront land increases in the  Vancouver   area,   Howe   Sound  may well develop as the major  Canadian west coast wood processing region.  L and K Sawmills have already purchased a lot on the  west coast of the Sound in the  event that they may toe forced  out of the Vancouver waterfront.  Other operations may well follow this lead, thus providing a  new and significant source of  employment and income. But  the danger remains of /having  too may eggs in the wood basket, and a greater attempt must  be made to attract industries,  which can provide a larger  measure of long-run stability  and strengthen the regional ec-y  onomy. '���''''  The local forest industry is  dominated by the Port Mellon  pulp mill of Canadian Forest  Products. The. mill, with a  bleached kraft capacity of 520  short tons per day, utilizes pulp  chips accumulated at the company's sawmilling and plywood  operations, and purchased from  independent sawmill operators  on the contractual basis ��� none  of this is derived locally.  Operation of the mill is closely tied to world market conditions, and production is sold en-  I  jtsSfev  PQ  tirely on the open market. The  July 1967 output was approximately half the average monthly production of 14-15,000 tons,  and the outlook over the next  two years is not promising.  The mill employs approximately 500 persons, with a payroll of  roughly $2.8 million (net) an-  ually. Using an average family  size of 3.5, the mill supports directly some 1750 people, or approximately 20>% of the district's 1966 population. Further,  if there is one service employee  to every employee engaged in  manufacturing (an arbitrary  figure for the sake of illustration), the mill can be said to  support a further 500 employees in service industries (or a A brief reference was made  total of .40% of the districts in a recent issue of  population) In addition, this^.t0 a trip taken by myself and  economic  effect  of ^the mm _is^friend   Mrs.   Nell   Dolley   (not  ., ^oiiy ^^ reported). A few addi-  fe^JMVilllil? -: -y, V-l_w��__^___if  __,<?o  v*  mm  logins sure must be in th. clog house down af  he:iu-i_.uil_.s."  Letters to editor  in   the   Gibsons  felt  primarily  area.  Port Mellon's contribution to  the economy is, therefore, very  significant, and it is probably  safe to say that without the mill  the region would collapse economically. This is a strong argument for developing other industries which have local potential, and can provide alternative, and perhaps more secure,  sources of employment and income.  THAN-K/GIVIINe  Special Holiday  ��DINNER  ^yiv8s*_v  with all the Trimmings  Monday, Oct. 9  Served from 4 p.m. fo 11 p.m.  FULL COURSE MEAL  ADULTS $2.50  CHILDREN under 12 half price  issl  m  Family Parties Specially Welcome af  The Cedars Inn  (Formerly Dannys)  Please phone your reservations to Olive or Lyle  ��� ���t:~.,_,.,*���'-.,..���:��� .���   Phone 886-9815   Water move  not essential  It may not be necessary for  the Sunshine- Coast Regional  District board to hurry over the  matter of inclusion of water  supply in its Letters Patent at  this time if engineering studies  only are to be considered.  This information was supplied  the regional board at its meeting Friday night of last week  and was based' on information  obtained by Clerk Charles Gooding from the department of municipal affairs in Victoria. To  settle this point, Victoria officials will be consulted.  A draft byaw for formation of  a garbage disposal area has  been sent to Victoria. The expected cost of this service will  be made known when the issue  comes to the plebiscite stage in  December.  The new building inspector reports four applications for permits, many enquiries regarding  building and sewage disposal  arrangements. He finds the public and contractors are happy  with the building inspector setup for the area. Mr. F. A. Rey-  burn,. the inspector, said he  found a dollar variation in  square footage costs between  here and the mainland. Over  there costs were $14 to $15 a  square foot and here costs ran  to $15 and $16. He put this down  to added transportation costs.  He also reported new septic  tank regulations which he said  meant that in future such disposal fields had to contain separate trenches six feet apart, no  more cedar plank covers, two-  family dwellings come under  the control of the provincial pollution board and eventually the  public health service might take  over the issuance of septic tank  permits.  Complaints were made by directors on what was considered heavy postage due being applied to mail received by them  from the regional office. Some  had 14 cents and others 16 cents  postage due added. A letter will  be sent to Vancouver postal officials to get clarification.  Surprise shower  A surprise shower honoring  bride-elect Bonnie Ellen Lee  was held Aug. 21 at the home of  Mrs. Bill Cameron, Madeira  Park, with 31 guests present.  Seated in a decorated chair,  the guest of honor was presented with a huge beautifully decorated box of miscellaneous  gifts.  After opening the many gifts,  the bride-elect was presented  with, then cut a beautifully decorated pink and white shower  cake, after which refreshments  were served.  tional   words   might   not   come  amiss.  This was an eight-day escorted tour by Pacific Stage Lines  and one of the most delightfully  and carefully planned of trips.  Perhaps to some the tremendous W. A. C. Bennett Dam was  the highlight of the tour and indeed it is a gigantic and far-  reaching undertaking ���' an unforgettable sight. But the journey through some of the northern parts of the province was  even more marvellous.  All the superlatives in the dictionary, all the colored slides in  the world could not begin to tell  the story of our magnificent  heritage. One must see it, smell  it, feel it, hear it. One was staggered by the immensity of this  land, left breathless by the  matchless beauty of majestic  mountains, great singing waters  illimitable forests and infinite  variety of scenery.  One becomes suddenly aware  of the vast potential of natural  resources now aibout to be released through the advent of  unlimited power and excellent  roads. One returns from that  magnetic (it calls one back)  country with the strong feeling  that here is a wondrous place  being readied for happy occupation/Last but by no means least  with a heart filled with wonder,  awe and deep gratitude to the  mighty Creator of it all.  ���Eva. M. Webb.  VERIFIED WARRANTO  USED CARS  1966 VW DELUXE  $1678  Radio,   Leather,   Sunroof  Low, Low Milage  1966 VW DELUXE  $1578  Radio, Leather  1964 FORD FAIRLANE  STATION WAGON   $1695  '64 RAMBLER 990 $1595  2 Dr Ht. Top, V8 Auto.  1962 STUDEBAKER LARK  4 Door Sedan      $595  Now on Sale  1967 VW 1600 FASTBACK  Radio, Sunroof, Leather  with only 1,600  miles  1968 MODELS ON DISPLAY  .SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7  Copping Motors  LIMITED  SECHELT���Ph. 885-2812 [  True Chequing  personalized  cheques  go here  True Savings  passbook  goes here  The new True way to bank  Here it is! Everything you need for your combination of True Chequing and True Savings  accounts in a neat complimentary wallet. Including  personalized cheques.  This new True way keeps your True Chequing  account separate from True Sayings. You leave  enough in a True Chequing Account to pay your  bills. You put the rest into AV2 % True Savings.  (If you already have a 3% Savings Account, you  can convert it to True Savings.)  See how this simplifies your money planning. Come  in and ask about the new True way to bank ��� and  get your new True-blue wallet free.  Bank of Montreal  Canada's First Bank  Gibsons Branch: T.'F. DAUGHERTY, Manager  Port Mellon (Sub-Agency): Open on  Canadian Forest Products Ltd. semi-monthly paydays  Sechelt Branch: ERNEST BOOTH, Manager  Pender Harbour, Madeira Park (Sub-Agency):      Open Daily Domestic water key to  expansion says Barford report  Subdivision activity, as. indicated by Land Registry plans  received in the District office  since the beginnng of April and  up to the second week in August,  has been concentrated^ particularly in Pender Harbour area,  and, to a lesser extent, in West  Sechelt. Of the 14 plans, 11  could be classified as minor alterations ��� the consolidation of  two adjacent lots into one, or  the subdivision of a single lot  into two. The other three, two  on Beaver Island and one in  West Sechelt, were subdivisions  creating 17, 12 and eight lots.  Activity in the real-estate market reflects, as might be expected, the present distribution  of population. The greater pre-  ponderence of homes offered for  sale were in the area between  Gibsons and Sechelt.  The   acquisition   of   sufficient  quantities  of water for domestic use is the key to further development. If this can be provided, then residential expansion  will   follow.   At   present,   such  amenity factors as direct access  to the waterfront and, to a lesser   extent,   view,   play   a  very  important role in demand. However, in the choice locations, say  around   Roberts   Creek,   waterfront property  can fetch  from  $40 to $65 or above a front foot,  mabing the price of a 100 ft. lot  anywhere from $4,000 to $6,500,  onto which must be added the  cost of a relatively substantial  house.  This  price  puts  water-  Gibsons  i  FREE  ESTIMATES  Phone 886-7133  For Your Convenience  HOPKINS LANDING  STORE  will remain open  AFTERNOONS  from 12:30 to 5 p.m.  Commencing Oct. 8  We Offer a Wide Selection of:  CANNED  GOODS ��� SOUPS ���  CEREALS ��� MEATS  FROZEN VEGETABLES ��� DAIRY PRODUCTS ��� BREAD  FRESH FRUITS & VEGETABLES ��� PACKAGED GOODS  ICE CREAM ��� SOFT DRINKS ��� CONFECTIONERY, Etc.  Best of All ��� PRICES ARE REASONABLE  Drive down and see for yourself. .  We'll be expecting you any Sunday  ALEX & LORRAINE DUNCAN, Proprietors  Phone 886-9524  CLIP THIS  COUPON ��� SAVE MONEY  j  Special Offer -  I    Bring this Coupon and with each purchase of $5 or more   *  you will receive FREE 2 pounds of granulated sugar      |  (This Offer good only until Sunday,  Oct. 29,  1967)  Sundays Only  |  Coast News,  Oct.  5, v 1967.  front property out of the market  except for the relatively wealthy; and high prices combined  with the lack of an adequate  water system and the fairly high  costs of clearing land,tend to  restrict residential settlemerit.  Trends indicate that the major proportion of residential;activity will remain in the Gibsons-  Wilson Creek and WestTSechelt-  Redrooffs areas. Bender Harbour has enormous potential for  the development, of recreation  and tourist facilities tied to. boat  ing and sport fishing,; and; with  it both permanent and summer  homes. \  To perhaps generalize the picture somewhat, the ddstrict can  be divided in two by a line  drawn several miles west of  Sechelt: below this line, the  area will remain primarily residential, probably concentrated  in,the half circle from Langdale  to; Roberts Creek; above the  line, the area will cater more  to recreation, tourism and summer homes focussed on Pender  Harbour and Egmont, with new  development of this type along  Sechelt Inlet.      -  A major problem that will  arise in future years will be that  of replotting; especially along  the coast, where many lots are  600 ft. to 900 ft. in depth. This  problem must not be tackled on  an individual and haphazard basis, but must be worked out with  in the framework of an overall  plan. .     ���  New VW station bus with  sliding door is one of complete  new line of multipurpose commercial vehicles for 1968. Powered by a 1600 cc engine with  output of 57.8. hp, the new commercials have a larger, curved  windshield, re-designed front  panel and headlamps. Excellent  road-4-Olding characteristics are  achieved by re-designed double-  joint rear axle with three-point  trailing links and ball-joint  front suspension.  Your printing can he serviced  at the only print shop this side  of  Jervis   Inlet  ���  the   Coast  News   plant.   Always   open   to  visitors.  anmunuMUttuiumuininwiMnittniuuranwtiiuimuiHmHij  NOTICE  R. S. Rhodes  Doctor of Optometry  204 Vancouver Block  Vancouver,- B.C.  Announces he will be in Sechelt  MONDAY, OCT 16  For an appointment for eye examination phone  Sechelt Beauty Parlor 885-9525  If anyone desires any adjustment or repair to their  present glasses I will be pleased to be of service  Double  L  J  One of the great things about Canada is  Canada Savings Bonds, and this year's Series  is the most .exciting yet. Interest starts at  5M% a year���the highest starting rate ever  on a Canada Savings Bond���and goes right  up to 6%. Over the 13 years to maturity the  true average annual yield is 5.48%.  Best of all, Canada Savings Bonds have a  wonderful compound interest feature which  pays you interest on your interest. Take full  advantage of it and you will double your  money.  As always, Canada Savings Bonds are instant  cash. They may be cashed at any time for their  full face value plus accrued interest. They  are easy to buy for cash or on instalments.  They fit all savings budgets���from $50 up..  Buy yours today���  where you work, bank or invest!  s Bonds  And, for the first time ever, Canada's most  popular personal investment may now be  bought by businesses, churches, charities,  clubs, and other organizations. Another  first: the limit per holder for this Series has  been increased to $50,000.  Backed by all the resources of Canada, Canada  Savings Bonds are a great way to save. Buy  yours today and double your money.  cm?i  innVi-i-r Coast News,  Oct.  5,  "967.  Beauty hints  Andy Capp  By LYNN CARTER  Q. Is there a special facial  exercise you can suggest for  combating those lines in my  face that parenthesize my  mouth?  A. Try blowing these lines  away. Puff your cheeks out  with air and hold for three  seconds, then release suddenly  . . . repeating ten times. If the  lines are deeply etched, massage horizontally with your forefingers while the cheeks are  puffed out.  Q. Which is the better to use  over a makeup foundation,  cream or dry rouge?  A. Cream rouge will do a  better job. But dry rouge may  be carried in a compact for a  repair job. It should always be  whisked on with a fresh puff  or piece of cotton, then blended  with the fingertips.  Q. How can I camouflage the  appearance.of too thin hair?  A. A gentle permanent will  give the appearance of more  thickness, and so will a slightly  fluffy style. Avoid parting the  hair ���  Those good young days of family life!  you  operate  a car?  and are over 25 years of  age, and, or 3 to 5 years  accident free  then our NEW Prudential  Assurance Auto Rating Plan  offers you money saving  advantages  Consult us Today  J. H. G. (Jim) DRUMMOND  INSURANCE AGENCY LTD.  1545 Gower Point Road  GIBSONS ��� Ph.  886-7551  Parent, s or at least while  they are still relatively new parents, tend to think that family  expenses are at a peak when  the children are quite small.  Alas, even science now confirms that family spending  peaks at a much later date.  A study on family expenditures by the Dominion Bureau  of Statistics finds that, going  by the age of the family head,  those from 45 to 55 have the  highest expenditures on food,  shelter, clothing, transportation,  medical care and personal care,  recreation and education. The  only exception to the pattern  was in purchases of furnishings  and home equipment, where the  big spenders were in-the 25-'  to-35 years age group.  Another possible exception to  the pattern concerns purchases  of tobacco and alcohol, which  seem to be highest in the 55-to-  60 years age group. But DBS  wonders if this is quite true.  "The under-reporting of alcoholic beverages    and    tobacco  Black  Label is!  When you make a beer that's enjoyed in  over 60 countries it's got to be good-.  Btl$>8-7  %  Black  Label is!  \r%&es.  ::i  which is observed in expenditure surveys," the report says,  "generally appears to be a  problem in record-keeping as  well as recall, bearing witness  to those peculiarities of human  nature which tend to defeat  even the most scientific investigator."  Well, science  or no,  parents  who have experienced it will  confirm that family costs rise  in direct relation to the needs  and demands of teenagers.  Those who are in that situation  can only grin and bear it, and  look back on those happy days  when baby-sitting fees seemed  to be digging a big hole in the  family budget. ��� C.  J.  H.  DEAR DORIS ��� My mother  doesn't trust me. I got my beginner's driver's license shortly after I turned 16 and after  nine months I got my permanent license. ;:  Now, whenever we go anywhere, she always lets me  drive, I have never had an  accident. Yet she won't let me  have the car alone. Her excuse  is .that I am not a good enough  driver.  I explain that if I wasn't, the  driver's bureau wouldn't have  given me my license, but she  says, "How can they tell how  good you are just by driving  around the .block a couple of  times?" Well, that is being  completely unreasonable, if  you ask me.  Wreckless  Driver?  DEAR RECKLESS ��� Your  mother's refusal is not so much  through mistrust as through  over-anxiety about you. Car  rides with your friends could  distract you from your driving.  And later in your letter you  mention that you were illegitimate; don't you think she fears  your getting into trouble as she  did? :��� '-;'���  Passing a driver's test and  knowing the rules are just the  beginnings of becoming a good  driver, teen-age insurance costs  witness all too well to this.  She cares about your safety  in more ways than one.  You also state  she calls  for  you late at night. I think she  waits on you a good deal/ Better be patient about getting  grown-up privileges.  ?SI^?f,^"_a___3___K'WKft^9  $&.&-_--___!?  Hiii_3 .��:��:?  Brian  SEZ-  We'll  Take  Our  Customers  STRAIF  ��� Cheese Burgers  ��� Ham Burgers  ��� Chicks & Chips  ��� Shakers &  ��� Big Drinkers  FACT!  Brian's Drive-In  The Brightest Spot on Sunshine Coast- Highway  Ph.  386-7751  GIBSONS  immt  mmmm  m  *h  A great day tod  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  ceils 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,  are a few current charges:  Here, for example,  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!  401B.BREV-.-RLD  y&'4#* i&v wa^i^mk��- J  Thij advertisement is not published or displayed b. the Liquor Control Board or oy ine Government of Briusn Columbia.  BC TEL &  BRITISH COLUMBIA TELEPHONE COMPANY  WORLDWIDE TELEPHONE CONNECTIONS ��� INTERNATIONAL TWX AND TELETYPE SERVICE - RADIOTELEPHONES �� CLOSED CIRCUIT TV ���  INTERCOM AND PAGING  SYSTEMS > ELECTRQWRITERS ��� DATAPHONES " ANSWERING1 AND ALARM UNITS ��� OVER 300 OTHER COMMUNICATION AIDS FOR MODERN HOMES AND BUSINESS Coast News,  Oct.  5,  19&7.  MISC. FOR SALE  ANNOUNCEMENTS  COMING EVENTS  Oct. 11: Roberts Creek Community Association . meeting,  Wed., 8 p.m., Roberts Creek library. 7 _______________  Oct. 13: Gibsons UCW Thrift  Sale. Christian Education Centre.  Oct. 18: Gibsons Garden Club  Mum show, United Church Hall,  8 pxm.  BIRTHS  McCOURT ���To Ron and Donna (nee Lee) a son, Larry Alan,  8 lbs. 3 oz., on Sept. 27, 1967, at  St. Mary's Hospital.  deaths"  FIEDLER ��� On Oct. 1, Ed  Fiedler, of Gibsons. Survived toy  his wife Ivy, 2 sons, Ken of Gibsons, Ted, R.C.N., 3 daughters,  Mrs Diane McFadden, Kamloops: Mrs. S. Jay, Gibsons;  Deborah, at home. 2 grandchildren, Terri and Allan. 4 brothers. Paul, Powell River; Otto  and Fred, Brandon, Man., Harold Vancouver; 3 sisters, Mrs.  Anne Cummings, Powell River;  Mrs. Rose Judson, Brandon,  Man., Mrs. Mary Stienkie, Winnipeg. Funeral service Wed.,  Oct. 4, 1967, at 2.30 from the  Family Chapel of the Harvey  Funeral Home, Rev. H. Kelly  officiating. Cremation.  Girl's bicycle, good condition,  light and carrier. $30. Phone  886-9677.  New muskrat fur stole. Phone  886-2292.  Old refrigerators for smoke  houses. Each $1.50 to $5.00. F.  J. Wyngaert, 886-9340.  ARJE YOU LANDSCAPING?  Wonderful  assortment of  evergreens  Azaleas, Rhododendron,  Potted Mums  Grass Seed, Peat Moss*  Fertilizers  Large assortment Fall Bulbs  Seeder and Lawn Roller  available at low rental  FRUIT AND VEGETABLES etc.  Always available at LOW Prices  Wyngaert Enterprises  Gibsons, 886-9340  Kenmore sewing machine,  straight and zig-zag. Phone 886-  9335.  6 volt hand lanterns. A must  for the long winter nights .coming. Always a good supply to  choose from at  Earl's in Gibsons  886-9600  CHARMAN'S FARM PRODUCE  now ready  Phone 886-9862  CARD OF THANKS  Mr and Mrs. Chris Danroth,  Gibsons, wish to acknowledge  with deep thanks and appreciation, the services and attention  given to their three and a half  year old son Michael, who was  seriously injured Sat., Sept. 9.  The accident might have proved  fatal had it not been for ^the  -prompt action of Constable Bur-  ri ROMP detachment, Gibsons,  and also the expert care given  by Doctors Swan, Crosby, and  Paetkau and the nurses and  staff of St. Mary's Hospital, Sechelt.  FLORISTS  Wreaths and sprays  T.:ssiLand   Florists.  Phone. 886-9345,  Gibsons.  FLOWERS for all Occasions  GUker's Flower & Garden Shop  Phone 886-2463, Sechelt 885-9455  Mwanted  Personable young lady, to  learn dentist assisting. Kindly answer in writing to Box  1024, Coast News, Gibsons.  SCHOOL DISTRICT No. 46  (SECHELT)  A stenographer is required for  Sechelt Elementary School to  work part-time. Interested persons should apply to the Principal of Sechelt Elementary School  Wanted, older woman for light  housekeeping and companionship.  Sleep in.  Phone  886-7707.  Steady private coaching required by adult student secondary,  advanced maths, correspondence  course, Box 1021,  Coast News.  WORK WANTED  Professional painting, promptly.  Interior and exterior. Phone  886-2381.  Handyman, cabinet maker.  Saws and scissors sharpened,  .reasonable. Phone Bill, 886-9902.  For your painting, interior  and exterior., and paper hanging, phone David Nystrom,  886-7759.  LOST  REWARD  Boxer puppy, 8 months old.  Dark brindle. Answers to the  name of Pasha. If found please  phone 886-2462 or 886-2886.  TRAVEL  You'll have more fun on Don  Renshaw-s Waikiki Beach Holiday Special Group Departures:  From Vancouver:  October 14 ��� Aloha Week, November 25, Dec. 16, Dec. 23.  Includes: Lei Greeting, Aloha  Party, First class hotel accommodation ��� 14 nights on the  beach at Waikiki, transfers to  and from Airport, Circle Island  tour, Pearl Harbour Cruise, Kodak Hawaii Hula show, world  travel bag, dinner in the Islands and WOW! Champagne for  the men. Land cost per person  $133.90 U.S. for 15 nights.  Margaret Mackenzie Where-to-  go Travel Service,- 886-2232.  SPORTING GOODS  Hardware and appliances  Where your dollar has more  cents  EARL'S IN GIBSONS  886-9600     ..,.  Giod local nay for sale, $1 a  bale  delivered.  Phone 946-6568.  Used furniture, or what have  you? Al's Used Furniture, Gibsons.  Phone 886-9950.  Used electric and gas ranges,  also oil ranges. C & S Sales. Ph.  885-9713.  Sechelt.  s - _��� *  New, used and reconditioned  chain saws and outboards. All  makes and models.  CHAIN SAW CENTRE  Sechelt, Phone 885-9626  WANTED  Used red clay bricks wanted.  Phone 886-2551.  Will trade 10 ft. boat and 3 hp.  motor for fridge and elec. stove  or will purchase. Phone 886-7077  Professional type amplifier. Ph.  886-7701. ... !  CARS, TRUCKS FOR SALE  '54 Dodge sedan, $150. Good running order: Leave name and  phone no. at 886-2622.  '56 Ford sedan, good transportation. Also rebuilt 312 Monarch, only 10,000 miles, auto-  trans., rear end good. Best offer.  Phone 886-2783.  $35. Pontiac sedan, good1 tires  and radio. Needs 1 rod. Fast  sale. 1603 Sargeant Rd. Gibsons.  '56 TR3, Reed Rd., east of  Payne, Gibsons.  1963 NSU Prinz, $300. Box 346,  Gibsons.   Ph.   evenings  886-2681  1958 IMPERIAL, CHRYSLER  Full Power - Elect. Windows  Top condition and clean  $1,000 with some terms  Daytime 886-2346  Night - 886-2872  BOATS FOR SALE  Runabout boat storage available  for winter. Phone 886-2400,  George Elander, Shaw Road,  Gibsons. ,  For complete information on  Marine, Industrial and Liability  insurance; claims and adjustments, contact Captain W. Y.  Higgs, Marine Consultant, Box  339, Gibsons. Phones 886-9546,  and 885-9425.  FUELS  Stove and fireplace wood. Ph.  886-2448  or  886-9565.  DO YOU NEED COAL?  Drumheller Lump       $31 ton  Drumhelltr Egg $30 ton  Heat Glow Briquettes $36 ton  PRATT ROAD  AUTO WRECKERS  Chaster Rd. (Honeymoon  Lane)  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-9535  For membership or explosives  requirements, contact Wiljo.-Wiren, selling agent, Howe Sound  Farmers Institute, Reid Road,  Gibsons, 886-2014. Stumping or  ditching powder, dynamite, electric or regular caps, primacord,  etc. ��� . '''��� 7v;i.:':U  COMPRESSED AIR  SERVICE FOR 7   ,;   ;;  Skindivers* and Firemen's  air tanks  SKINDIVERS AVAILABLE  FOR SALVAGE WORK  MARINE ACCESSORIES  Paint, fibreglass, rope, canvas/  boat hardware  Gibsons, 886-9303  WALT NYGREN  SALES  LTD.  We buy beer bottles. 25c doz.  brought to property, 20c if we  collect. Pratt Road Auto Wreckers, Chaster Road, Gibsons. 886-  9535.  PEDICURIST'  Mrs. F. E. Campbell  Selma Park, on bus stop  885-9778  Evenings by appointment  See our large selection of wedding invitations and announce-  ments at the Coast News /  Alcoholics Anonymous, Post Of'  fice Box 294, Sechelt. Phone  886-9876.  SUNSHINE COAST REAL ESTATE  PETS  Registered black female poodle  pups, $85. Ph. 886-9361.  ROOM & BOARD  Just like home! Board and room  for gentlemen. Excellent meals.  N^ar beach and transportation.  TV lounge. Roberts Creek. Ph.  886-2096  FOR RENT  Two bedroom house (one small)  Oil stove, electric water tank.  One mile from Langdale, $50 a  month.  Phone 886-9832.  Close to Gibsons, 2 bedrooms,  large living room with fireplace,  utility, etc. Lovely view.,Phone  '885-2894. /'  Waterfront cottage, 2i bedrooms,  unfurnished. Phone 886^2566, or  886-9345.  Reasonable rent, partially furnished house,"suit elderly couple  Sign on house on Metcalfe Rd.,  off Lower Roberts Creek Road.  Owner on property Saturday.;';.  Roomy one bedroom apt., very  central, overlooking harbor, self  contained, fridge, ' stove. Oct.  15. Also bachelor suite self-contained. W.W. carpet. Ph. 886-  ;2848:  Waterfront self-contained furnished bachelor suite. Phone  886-2887.  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 886-7049  WANTED TO RENT  Couple, 1, child, wants 2 or 3  bedroom furnished house, prefer Gibsons area. Phone 886-  2191.  Mother and child urgently need  furnished or unfurnished house.  886-2191.  Wanted to rent with option to  buy, 2 or 3 bedroom home, with  basement, Gibsons or Roberts  Creek area. References supplied  if required. Box 1023, Coast  News.  PROPERTY FPU SALE  New 2 bedroom house, modern  kitchen, plaster and stucco.  $2,500 down: Phone 886-2762.  Gibsons waterfront lots available. Phone 886-2466.  One semi-waterfront lot, Hopkins Landing. Phone 886-2466.  LARGE VIEW LOTS  in choice residential subdivision  ��� Gower Point. Buy direct and  save. Terms. R. W. Vernon 886-  2887.  Lot, 69' x 210' on Rosamonde  Road. Level. Phone 886-9379.  PROPERTY WANTED  5 to 10 acres, with 2 to 5 cleared, year round water. Box 1022,  Coast News.  CONSTRUCTION  Alder, stove and fireplace wood  for sale. Phone 886-9861.  Everything tor your  building needs  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Sechelt. Phone 885-2283  WATERFRONT ��� 175' ��� Available now. Charming two bedroom home fully furnished, on  landscaped waterfront lot. Magnificent view of Georgia Strait.  Ten minutes drive from Gibsons. $16,500, D.P. $8,000 or reasonable offers.  GIBSONS: Five acres ��� Privacy. Attractive, modern single  bedroom bungalow. All electric.  Spacious panelled living room,  Arizona stone fireplace and  planter. Compact kitchen, utility, vanity bath. Large sun  deck, attached car port. Secluded grounds ��� about four acres  cleared. Realistically priced at  $13,500, terms.  WILSON CREEK ��� Immediate revenue. Two dwellings and  small trailer court. Level, parklike grounds near popular beach  Good investment for further development ��� income and capital  gains. $26,900, D.P. $12,000 or  reasonable. offers.  ROBERTS    CREEK   ���   Ten  acres. Excellent location on  Highway 101 opposite new golf  and country club A good buy at  only $4,500 with D.P. $2000.  Gibsons: Immediate possession: Sparkling, new fully modern two bedroom home. $11,600,  down payment $2,500.  SECHELT AGENCIES LTD.  Realty & Insurance  Gibsons  Call C. R. Gathercole  Office 886-7015        Res.  886-2785  Member of the Multiple Listing  Service of Vancouver Real  Estate Board  EWART McMYNN  REALTY & INSURANCE  886-2166  &  886-2500  $19,000 cash, $21,000 terms, 4  bdrm house on 1 acre in village.  2 bdnrri, full bsmt. fully fur-  nisheed view home close to  stores, $5000 dn. on $17,500.  2 bdrm, open plan house on  flat, double lot. $9000.  Cottage on 8 acres, village  water, ,$6,500, terms.  Near new 3 bdrm home, full  bsmt, village, view, $26,000,  terms.  $10,000 dn. for luxury living.  1800 sq. ft., full bsmt, garage  under. Two bdrms and i studio,  2Y2 baths on % acre landscaped.  Lot next to pebble beach with  clear sea view, $3,500.  Beautiful view lot and small  house in village, $4750.  You can't buy better, good  business, stock and fixtures,  $3300.  Do Wortman 886-2393  J.   Warn 886-2681  Box 238, Gibsons, B.C.  ��� mi �������������"*���.i" ua_^"  Gibsons: 3 .bedroom practically new home with grand view.  Basement with roughed in fireplace and plumbing. $17,000 F.P.  with.$6,000  down.  Gibsons Rural 2 bedroom stucco home beautifully finished  throughout. 10 acres partially  cleared. Numerous sheds, work  shops, $15,000 full price, $8*000.  Roberts Creek: 3 bedroom electric heat, beautifully landscaped, 1 acre of land, good water supply, $5500 down on F.P.  $15,500.  Selma Park: Lovely 3 bedroom home, 99' WFT, grand  view, all elec. kitchen, beautiful  interior. Try $10,000 jlown..  K. BUTLER REALTY  & Insurance  Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 886-2000  Ron McSavaney, 886-9656  VISITOR FROM JL.ONDON  Mr. Ron Harding, administrator of hospitals in London, England visited the Paul Hardings  in Gibsons last week. This was  his second trip. He came to  Canada to see the rugby games  and has taken in the All Black  team games. He now goes on to  Toronto and Montreal for the  games there.  GIBSONS-��� Fully serviced 3  bedroom home on view lot,  75 x 250. Part panelled living room with rock fireplace  and wall to wall rug. Pembroke bathroom. Auto-oil  furnace. Full price $9,000  with easy terms.  Spacious, modern 3 bedroom  home with 2 extra finished  bedrooms in full basement.  Wall to wall in 15 x 21 living, room. Large bright cabinet, electric kitchen with  adjoining utility room. 4 pee  Pembroke bathroom. Aiuto-  oil hot water heating. Match  ing carport. Full price $19,-  750.    *'  Fully serviced 2 bedroom  home in tip-top condition on  large view lot. Kitchen oil  stove included. Pembroke  bathroom. Ideal retirement  home. Full price $6,900.  PENDER   HARBOUR   ���   New  waterfront development in  sheltered bay. All lots fully  serviced and gently sloping  with easy access off paved  road. Average!size 70 x 200  feet. Priced from $5,500 to  $6,500.  For these and other choice properties on the Sunshine Coast,  contact Frank Lewis or Morton  Mackay at Gibsons office, 886-  9900.  FINLAY REALTY LTD.  Gibsons  and     Burquitlam  CHARLfcS ENGLISH Ltd,  .���'.���'; '.1  Real Estate and Insurance  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre ;  GIBSONS.  B:C.        Ph.  886-2481  Zone meeting  Forty-three   delegates   attended   the  Legion  Auxiliary   zone  luncheon in Roberts Creek Legion Hall, Sept. 25, when it was  decided that for the next two-  year term of Mrs. G. Clarkson,  donations would be made to the  new chronic wing of Powell River Hospital and to the elderly  housing scheme at Sechelt.  Members of the Legion auxiliaries are open for suggestions  on raising money for projects  the branch auxiliaries,have undertaken. A rummage sale will  be held Friday, Oct. 13 in Rob- ,  erts Creek Hall.  CHURCH SERVICES  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.   Evensong  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  9:30 a.m., Holy Eucharist  11:00 a.m., Church School  St.   Hilda's,   Sechelt  8 a.m., Holy Communion  11:00 a.m. Morning Prayer  Church of His Presence,  3 p.m., Holy Communion  St. Mary's Church, Garden Bay  7:30 p.m.; Evening Prayer  UNITED  Gibsons  11   a^m..   Divine  Service  Choir will resume prectices  on Sept. 14  . Roberts Creek  2 p.m., Divine Worship  Wilson   Creek  11:15 a.m., Divine Worship  Also on 2nd Sunday of each  month at 3:30 p.m.  BAPTIS1  CALVARY BAPTIST, Gibsons  Evening Service, 7:30 p.m.  Prayer Meeting, 7:30 p.m. Thurs  BETHEL BAPTIST,  Sechelt  11:15 a.m., Worship Service  7:30 p.m.,  Wed, Prayer  Rev.  A.  Willis  GLAD TIDINGS  Sunday 9 a.m.  Preservice Worship  10 a.m. Church School  11 a.m. Morning Worship  7:30 p.m.  Evangelistic Service  Wed., 8 p.m., Believers Meeting  Rev. D. R. McLean  ��� EVANGaiCAL  LUTHERAN CHURCH  Pastor A.  Husted Christensen,  First  Lutheran  Church,  Vancouver  3 p.im., starting Oct. 8  Second; and fourth Sundays  . each month  plans bake sale  The Arts Council will hold a  bake sale at 10 a.m. Thursday  in Sechelt, at the Gallery Shop,  and Friday, 2 p.m., in Gibsons  at Elphinstone Co-op store, partly because cooking is an art but  mainly to supplement money  raised by commission on sales  at the Gallery Shop, n order  to pay the rent and keep the  Art, Centre operating.  Monthly expenses are approximately $70. including rent, elec-  .tricity and insurance. Donations  of $163 from individuals, the  Credit Union and Sechelt Chamber of Commerce and steadily  increasing sales, have kept the  shop going during the summer.  It could stay open until Christmas and if the community feels  this sort of venture is worthy of  support a fund to tide over the  quiet winter months is necessary. "���������'  There are many talented Tpeo-  pie in Sunshine Coast communities and although the gallery  display is changed every two  weeks the surface has been  barely scratched and many  ideas and projects are still in  mind..7':Y7v;.7/7  Donations of baking will be  received at the Gallery , Shop,  Thursday from 9:30v a.m. and  in Gibsons on Friday from 1:30  at Elphinstone Co-op. Please  contact Mrs. J.. Gibson, 885-2093  or Mrs. J. Usher, 886^2953, for  aniformatiori.: Your support will  be appreciated.     ;     v  MOVIE NEWS  (Never talk too big, never get  roaring drunk Saturday night,  or7 crazy7 jealous. Never beat  your wife; One night she could  get strangled and who would  believe the hands weren't yours?  Such is the theme of A Covenant with Death sharing the bill  with the Viscount starring Ker-  win Mathews as a super-sleuth,  at the Twilight Theatre each  night from Wednesday to Saturday matinee.  The Wild Angels roar across  the screen from Saturday to  Tuesday evening riot forgetting  a holiday midnight show, 12:01  Sunday with the bloodcurdling  Die Monster Die.  OAPO TRIP CANCELLED  The Sechelt OAflPO trip to  Kamloops area scheduled for  mid-October has been cancelled  as there was. not sufficient response from members.    "  Support Your  Bowling Alley  Bowlers Needed for  Following Leagues  MIXED WED. ��� 7-9 & 9-11  JOIN  NOW  ���  Ph.   886-2086  THURSDAY MIXED  NEW TIME ��� Starts Oct. 5  8 to 10 p.m.  JOIN  NOW  ���  Ph.  886-2086  MAKE UP A TEAM OR  COUPLES OR INDIVIDUALS  FRIDAY ��� MEN ONLY  Starts  Oct.  6 at 8 p.m.  Ph.  886-2086  WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON  LADIES ONLY  Starts Oct. 4 ��� 1:30 p.m.  Make   up  Your   Own  Teams Now  Ph.   886-2086  FEW LADIES NEEDED  TUES.  MORNINGS  10  a.m.  JOIN   NOW  ���  Ph.  886-2086  GIRLS & BOYS  6  to 16 Years  Saturday at 1 p.m.  OPEN  BOWLING EVERY  SATURDAY NIGHT  OPEN 7 p.m.  E & M BOWLADROME  Gibsons:���: _��__/.. 886-2086 report  ses  Population data for the Re-  gional District has been examined over the 15 year period from  1951 to 1966. Total.population in  1951 was 6471; in. 1956, 6673; in-  1961, 7210; and in 1966, $169 ���  representing increases of 3.2%,  .8.0% and 13.3% respectively  over each five year period.  Over the fifteen- year period,  the village of . Gibsons increased from 722 to 1450 and Sechelt  decreased from 676 to 468.  In broad terms, the population  is relatively evenly distributed  in the form of linear development along the coast and Highway 101. The almost continuous strip form of development  along the shoreline is, even in  non-urban terms, wasteful of a  waterfront potential which  should be enjoyed by all and not  just a fortunate.few. Further, it  *  *  *  Age groups  Age group statistics indicate  that the district has a lower  than average proportion of the  population in the younger age  groups, and a much higher than  average proportion over 45, especially over the retirement age  of 65. The area, thus, has a definite attraction for retired persons.  School enrollment figures for  the period 1951-66 show a general upward rise. In the five  year periods from 1951 to 1966  the population increased 3.2%,  8.0% and 13.3%. Over the same  periods school enrollment increased 45.5%, 16.3% and 22.3%  respectively, indicating that the  population is becoming progressively younger.  Growth in enrollment cannot  be accounted for solely by natural increase; in migration of  young families with school-age  children would appear to be  quite high, and this has ramifications for the type of services,  especially school and recreation  facilities, that must be provided. The population may in fact  be heading towards a greater  degree of balance "between the  age groups, and* although remaining^ high ^-the; proportion of-  the population over 65 may be  decreasing in relative terms.  The population growth rates  indicate a fairly high level of  in-migration, and therefore a  projection, which is usually based on past relationships i will  tend to be inaccurate. There is,  however, no real alternative as  a basis without dissecting  growth into its various components and deriving a series of  factors to express future trends.  Elements affecting a decrease  in population are out-migration  of young people, a higher than  average death rate, and a decreasing birth rate; .those affecting an increase are in-migration of settlers and retired  people, greater employment opportunities, and increasing subdivision activity.         Projections can be derived in  a number, of ways. Bullock, in  his West Howe Sound Water Report, used the B.C. average annual growth rate of 3.5% compound. When applied to the 1966  population of 8169, this gives a  forecasted population in 198L of  13,683. (The growth rate for the  district represented by the 1961-  66 increase is 2.5% compound.)  From various projections, a  reasonable forecast for 1981,  based on past trends would be  13,000. However any such prediction must be used only as a  guideline. ,  Freezer Bread  2tf��F  per LOAF on  20 loaves or more  Gibsons Bakery  Gibsons & Sunnycrest Plaza  Phone 886-7441  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-9900  will present major problems  when domestic services, water  and sewers, are considered.  An examination of the population distribution by census  enumeration areas shows the  following pattern. The Gibsons,  Sechelt and Pendier Harbour  areas have the largest numbers  of people. But over the 15 year  period) absolute decreases were  experienced in the Gambier and  Bowen Islands, Port Mellon,  Pender Harbour, Nelson Island  and northern areas, and in the  village of Sechelt. Relative increases, measured by an increase in percentage of the total   population   in   a   particular  enumeration area, occurred, in  the village of Gibsons, along the  coast west of Gibsons to Wilson  Creek, and also in the area just  west of Sechelt.  These trends indicate that the  relative importance of Gibsons  and the area west of the village  (the south-east section .of the  district) is increasing; while  that of the area west and north  of Wilson Creek, with the exception of enumeration area 53, ie%  declining, most likely due to,a  decrease in resource-oriented  activities.  This   appears   to  be   a  long- '  term trend, and it is more than  \>robable that it will be accen  tuated by increased residential  activity around Gibsons in the  next five to ten years. Pender  Harbour could maintain or improve its position, however, if  this area was to develop its potential as a recreation and tourist area.7  The foregoing figures do not  take into acQourit summer-only  residents who own cottages in  :he district, and use them predominately in the months of  July and August. From the picture produced by the results of.  the land use survey, which.depended largely on data contained within the assessment roll,  -i~...ier cottages form a  large  proportion of the total residential use especially north of Sechelt,   and   to   a   lesser  extent  ' south of the village.  A reliable indication of summer cottage population are the  seasonal residential accounts of  the B.C. Hydro and Power Authority. Hydro statistics show 914  (1967 estimated) seasonal residential connections. Multiplying this by a factor of four (assuming these families to be of  a larger than average size) estimated summer population  would be approximately 3600, a  proportion of which may maintain continuous summer resi-  ..^nce,   while   others   may   use  Coast News,  Oct.  5,  1967.  their cottages only on .weekerio_3.  While the economic effects of  these summer residents may in  fact be small; planning for the  district must effectively.^ take  into account both the^permanent  and temporary population. ;  Hydro accounts show a significant number (above 20% of the  total) of seasonal connections in  the following areas: Williamson's Landing, Hcptans ___tnding  and Granthams Landig -���36%;  Roberts Creek ��� 30%; Porpoise  Bay 33%; Halfmoon Bay, Secret  Cove, Middlepoint and Bargain  Harbour ��� 47%; the Pender  Harbour Communities ��� 22%;  Gambier Island ��� 59%; and  Keats Island ��� 96%.  1  <ii%_B  WITH AN  AUTOMATIC CLOTHES DRYER  Sure is! She's already finished a big* beautiful wash.  Automatically. And now it's drying. Automatically.    /  Meanwhile she's,waltzing through washday. Ironing?  There won't be much of that, either. Things come  j smoothly from a dryer. Especially wash-and-wear clothes^  ! The new dryers have a special cycle for Permanent  Press fabrics. So you have more time for shopping. Sewing.1  Or waltzing if you wish. The newest clothes dryers and  washers are at your appliance dealer's right now*  Don't wait too long. The next waltz is yours.  McPHEDRAN ELECTRIC  GIBSONS, B.C. ��� Ph. 886-9689  NICK'S ELECTRIC & APPLIANCES  R.R.1, Madeira Park���Ph. 883-2516  ROBILLIARD ELECTRIC  SECHELT, B.C. ��� Ph. 885-2131  B.C. HYDRO  SIM ELECTRIC LTD.  SECHELT, B.C. ��� Ph. 885-2062 Gkristmas  Coast News,  Oct.  5,  1967.       9  gaaa  Memjbers of the Elphinstone  Co-op attending a meeting at  Kinsmen's Hall last Thursday  received a reassuring report  on the operations of the: Co-op  for the ten months ending August 31, 19677  With A. E. Ritchey, vice-president, in 7 the chair, TEt. J. Maxwell, secretary and controller,  presented the report on the ten  months' operation showing a  net profit for _he period of $7,-  237.13 or 2.2 % which the chairman pointed but was a very  favorable return in comparison  to the 1% average net profit  turned in by many of the; large  chain stores.  Frank Hay, Co-op store manager, pointed out that many of  last May's recommendations  had already been installed in-"  eluding implementation of  weekly sales budgets in all  three divisions, groceries, meats'  and produce; man-hour control  records in all department's. Inventories were found to be well  balanced. It was also noted  that quantities of hardware and  dry goods are appearing on the  sales floor. These additions as  Mr. Hay explained would help  round out the sales picture and  increase profit levels.  Consideration to the organization structure was also outlined and the breakdown of the  various functions, including  ownership, stewardship, management, finance, control and  accounting records each defined closely.  The present position of Co-op  membership indicates it is down  slightly, this largely due to the  withholding of dividends last  .'������'���.���        . v '���     ���  Pork, potato  supply heavy  Heavy supplies of pork and  potatoes are likely-to keep  prices low for a while says a-  Food Outlook for October prepared by the Canada Department of Agriculture economics  branch.  Eggs: Egg prices are not likely   to   change  much.   Grade A ���  mediums will be relatively more  plentiful   than  larger   sizes.  Turkey: Light roaster turkey  prices could be lip slightly for  Thanksgiving as supplies have  been reduced. Prospective supplies of heavy birds appears  adequate for demand.  Chicken: Broiler chicken  prices steady with supplies  ample. Supplies of light roaster  chicken remain excessive in  Central Canada.  Beef: With a strong consumer  demand for beef and lighter  supplies, prices are expected to  remain firm.  Pork: Supplies are expected  to be even heavier than usual  for the season and prices weaker.  Potatoes: Newly dug potatoes  are offered in large quantities  and prices are still low. This  will ilikely last until potato crop  is put into storage, when prices  may rise due to the crop being  much smaller than last year's.  Apples: A very large crop of  good quality apples is coming  to market. Prices are firm  mainly due to the smaller crop  of most other tree fruits.  Fresh Fruit: A good variety  of domestic fresh fruits is finding a strong demand and prices  are firm.  Fresh Vegetables: Peak offerings are past, and prices  are rising for most fresh vegetables.  year. However, the chairman  pointed out there is a good indication a dividend' will be declared on the current year's  operation. A motion was made  that such a dividend be paid  into the hands of the members  three weeks before Christmas,  this to be taken under advisement by Mr. Maxwell who conceded the feasibility of such a  move. Frank Hay on receiving"  a hearty vote of thanks for the  great improvement in the company's  position  during the  ten  months of the confirmation of  his appointment as manager,  gave, full credit to his staff and  particularly to Mr. Maxwell  who had maintained close control on all phases of the operation. The present actiyemem-  bership is just under 300 with  25b regular member shoppers.  Dollar-wise members spending  represents slightly less than  half of the total sales. It was  also indicated there are many  valued and faithful customers  who are non-members.  In the question session a recurring note was the desirabil-  ity of the same type of beef  sales promoted by other chain  stores. Several members, were  quite outspoken on this subject  and pointed out that in making  the family food dollar stretch  to the limit, it was economically necesary for them to take  advantage of such specials and  in doing so, there was the tendency to stock up on other  commodities while seeking bargains in the meat section..  L.A. ROYAL CANADIAN LEGION BRANCH 109  RUMMAGE   SAL  Saturday, Get. 14  <    ��� ���.   - .  10 a.m. to 12 noon  LEGION   HALL - GIBSONS  ALL ARTICLES OF CLOTHING, Etc., APPRECIATED  Please phone Mrs. Marie Clark 886-9606  Next time you're in the woods and you see someone  with a spray gun marking certain trees with blue paint,  don't call a forester. A forester pianned this and the  man is just doing his job. He's marking trees that are  crowding their neighbors. Later, they'll be harvested  by logging crews.  Nature seldom provides the careful spacing young  trees require to grow their biggest and fastest. Overcrowding robs some of them of sunlight and soil nutriment. The underprivileged trees become stunted:  many die. Worse, they also prevent their healthy  neighbors from reaching their optimum growth.  So we thin them out when they reach a harvestable  size - say by age thirty or so. And B.C.'s entire forest  economy gains in two ways. First, because we turn into  pulp and other marketable products trees that would  otherwise die. Second, because vigorous growth of the  remaining well-spaced young trees results in a much  larger total yield of quality timber.  Commercial thinning of second growth stands is  one of many things MB is doing to secure more jobs  from the forests of today - and a bigger, better crop  for tomorrow.  That blue paint marks a rosy future for the forests. SHINE COAST DIRECTORY  Coast News, Oct. 5, 1967.  '*-��-^-_3F  WANT SOMETHING DONE!  You'll find the help you need  in this directory  BICYCLES!!!  Parts, Repairs and Accessories  New and Used \  All Makes   ,    ,  Call Anytime 886-2123  JOHN HIND-SMITH  REFRIGERATION  Port Mellon to Pender Harbour  Phone 886-2231  From 9  a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  Res. 88Q-9949  Wiring, Electric Heating  Appliance Repairs  NICK'S ELECTRIC & APPLIANCES  PenderHarbour  Phone 8_3-25167evehings  R.R.1.,' Madeira Park  A, E. RITCHEY  TRACTOft! WORK  Clearing, Grading, Excavating,   Bulldozing,   Clearing  ':'.<::7;   teeth  FOR  RENTAL  Arches, Jacks, Pumps  Air Compressor,  Rock Drill  Concrete Vibrator  Phone  886-2040  C & S SALES  For all your heating  requirements  Agents for ROCKGAS  .   PROPANE  . Also Oil Installation  Free estimates  Furniture  Phone 885-9713  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  RICHARD F. KENNETT  NOTARY PUBLIC  GIBSONS,  B.C.  Phone:   Office 886-2481  MURRAY'S GARDEN  & PET SUPPLIES  LANDSCAPING ��� PRUNING  Gower   Point   Road  Box 190 ��� Gibsons  Phone 886-2919   "-     ��� f ' ���   ��� ���  G M FURNACE SERVICE  Box 65, Gibsons  Expert oil burner repair service  ��� night or day        '  Phone 886-2468  LEN WRAY'S TRANSFER  Household Moving & Storage  Phone 886-2664 ��� R.R.1 Gibsons  ��� Guaranteed  WHICH  Repairing  WATCH   REPAIRS  JEWELRY REPAIRS  Free Estimates  FAST, DEPENDABLE  SERVICE  MARINE MEN'S WEAR LTD.  ' Gibsons 886-2116  PENINSULA PLUMBING  HEATING 4 SUPPLIES  ((Formerly   Rogers   Plumbing)  on Sechelt Highway & Pratt Rd.  SALES   AND   SERVICE  Port Mellon ��� Pender Harbour  Free Estimates  Phone 886-953"?  APPLIANCES  Radio, Appliance & TV Service  Live  Better  Electrically  GIBSONS ELECTRIC LTD.  Authorized GE Dealer  Phone 886-9325  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Everything for your building  :'��� ,v\.:' needs   '���  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2283  SIN ELECTRIC LTD.  ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS  SECHELT  Phone 885-2062  At the Sign of the Chevron  HILL'. MACHINE SHOP  & MARINE SERVICE LTD.  Machine Shop  Arc  &  Acty  Welding  Steel   Fabricating  Marine Ways  Automotive & Marine Repairs  Standard Marine Station  Phone  886-7721  Res.  886-9956 ��� 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 paisk site  Phone  886-9826  I & S TRANSPORT LTD.  Phone   886-2172  Daily Freight Service to  Vancouver  Local pickup and delivery  service  Lowbed hauling  THRIFTEE DRESS SHOP  "WHERE  FASHIONS  START"  Your Foremost Ladies Wear  Gibsons ��� 886-9543  SICOTTE BULLDOZING LID.  ��� ROAD BUILDING  ��� LAND CLEARING  ��� ROAD GRADING  Phone 886-2357  PARKINSON'S HEATING LTD.  Gibsons  ESSO OIL FURNACE  No Down  Payment���Bank Int.  Ten Years to Pay  Complete  line  of  Appliances  For free estimates call 886-2728  RAY NEWMAN PLUMBING  SALES   &  SERVICE  HOT WATER HEATING  BUILDING & ALTERATIONS  Davis Bay Rd., R.R. 1, Sechelt  Phone 885-2116  0CEANSIDE FURNITURE  & CABINET SHOP  Custom   built  cabinetry   for  home and office  KITCHEN SPECIALISTS  R. BIRKIN ~ 886-2551  Beach  Ave./ Roberts  Creek  ELECTRItm  Residential���Commercial  Industrial   Wiring  ELECTRIC HEATING  SPECIALISTS  Gibsons  886-9689  Serving   Port  Mellon   to  Pender Harbour  SECHELT TOWING & SALVAGE  SCOWS       ���       LOGS  '   LTD.  Heavy Equipment Moving  & Log Towing  Phone 885-9425  "  EATON'S  "WHERE-TO-60  TRAVEL SERVICE  Travel Agent for all your  Travel Needs  MARGARET  MacKENZIE  Sunnycrest Shopping Plaza  Gibsons ��� 886-2232  Head Office  515 West Hastings St., Van.  TASELUSH0P  Ladies' ��� Men's ��� Children's  Wear ��� Yard Goods ��� Wool  and Staples ��� Bedding  Linens  Dial 885-9331 Sechelt, B.C.  OPTOMETRIST  FRANK E. DECKER  BAL BLOCK ��� GIBSONS  WEDNESDAY  FOR APPOINTMENTS  886-2166  ROY & WAGENAAR  LAND   SURVEYING  SURVEYS  1525   Robson  St.  Vancouver 5 Ph. 681-9142  Zenith 643b  Sechelt 885-2332  NEVENS RADIO & TV  DEALER FOR  PHILIPS  ZENITH  FLEETWOOD  RCA VICTOR  SALES & SERVICE  To all Makes  Phone 886-2280  Backhoe &  Loader Work  L & H SWANSON LTD.  Cement Gravel,  Road Gravel,  Sand  & Fill  Septic Tanks and Drain Fields  Phone 885-9666  O.E.S. visit  . Mrs. V. Franske, worthy matron of Mt. Elphinstone Chapter,  OES, Mrs, R. J. Eades, P.M.  and grand. chaplain, Mrs. Doris  Drummond, P.M. and Mrs. J.  Wardil drove to the interior last  week to attend chapters at Williams Lake, Kamloops, Merritt  and Princeton.  At Kamloops, where they attended a session honoring the  worthy grand patron of Grand  Chapter of B.iC, Mr. Herbert  Hill-Tout, they were joined by  Mr. R. J. Eades and Mr. E.  Shaw, W.P. Mt. Elphinstone,  and Mrs. Shaw, P.M. They returned to the Sunshine Coast  on Sunday after an enjoyable  week.  SHEPHERD  PUP  LOST  A German shepherd pup about  eight months old has adopted  Richard Galley of Ken's Lucky  Dollar Store. Richard has the  dog at home so if it is yours  contact him at 886-9587 or see  him at Ken's store.  ������;'.;��� LEE.-- WEST   ��� -   '  St. Mary's Chapel, Garden  Bay, was the scene.'. of a pretty  wedding on Friday, August 25  at 7:30 p.m. when Bonnie Ellen,  only daughter of Mr. and Mrs.  Gilbert Lee, of Irvines Landing  exchanged vows with Graeme  Ward West, youngest son of Mr.  and- Mrs. John W. West of Egmont. Canon Alan Greene officiated with Rev. Barry Jenks  assisting at the double ring ceremony.  Escorted by her father, the  bride wore a floor length gown  of white nylon over taffeta, with  lily point sleeves. Her three tiered shoulder length net veil was  held in place with white flowers,  and she carried a cascade bou-;  ���quet of red roses and white carnations.  Attending the bride were the  bride's cousin Miss Brenda Lee,  and the groom's sister Miss Heather West. Miss Lee wore a pale  pink over darker pink embroidered nylon gown .with white accessories. Her bouqueit was pink  carnations with white ribbon.  Miss West was gowned in li}ac,  with white accessories, and carried a bouquet of white carnations and lilac ribbon.  Mr. Peter West, brother of the  groom, was best man, with Mr.  Rob Murchie and Mr. Gordon  Scott of Vancouver, ushers.. Wedding music was played by Mrs.  Don Cameron.  A reception followed at Madeira Park Community Hall,'  where the bride's table was  centred with a three tiered wedding cake, made by the bride's  mother, and beautifully decorated by Mrs. W. Rousseau. The  cake was topped with the white  decoration from the bride's parents'  wedding  cake.  A toast was proposed by the  bride's uncle Mr. Frank Lee.  Master of ceremonies was Mr.  Bob Creighton.  The bride's mother chose a  light blue wool suit with white  accessories, and the groom's  mother a flowered pink nylon  dress with white accessories.  ���Both wore corsages of white carnations. The bride presented her  bouquet to her mother.  For going away the bride  donned a suit of navy blue with  white accessories, and a. white  carnation corsage. The young  couple are residing in Richmond.  Out of town guests were the  bride's grandmother Mrs. Florence E. Reed, Vancouver; the  groom's grandmother, Mrs.  Maud Griffith, Vancouver; Mr.  and Mrs. Ralph Eddy, Hope;  Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Marston,  Seattle, Wash.; the bride's cousin with the Golden Centennaires flying group, Corp. and  Mrs. Harry Hunt of Portage la  Prairie, Man.; Master Jimmy  Walcott, Vancouver; Mrs. Eva  Scott, Mr. Garry Scott, Mr.  Gordon Scott, Vancouver; Miss  Ann Henry, Guernsey, Channel  Islands; Mr. and Mrs. G. B.  Millar, White Rock; Miss Joyce  West, Mr. Robin West, Vancouver; Mrs. Olive Gibson, Vancou-  ber; Miss Alice Griffith, Campbell River; Mrs. Elaine Hegg-  land, Crofton; Mr. Rob Murchie  Vancouver, and Mr. and Mrs.  Dean Robilliard, Sechelt.  ROBERTS CREEK  (By MRS. M. NEWMAN  Mr. and Mrs. Denis Wiles, of  West Vancouver, visited Mr. and  Mrs. J. Hall at Welcome Beach  and Mrs. J. T. Newman at Roberts Creek during the week.  Mrs. E. Robinson, a former  resident of Roberts Creek and  now living in Red Deer, Alta.,  has been the guest of Mr. and  Mrs. C. Hilchie and with her  was her daughter, Mrs. D. Ear-  ith who is visiting from England.  Mrs. Earith was much impressed with the charms of Roberts  Creek and environs.  Mr. and Mrs. D. M. Lander,  of Chilliwack, and Mr. and Mrs.  R G Jackson, of Abbotsford,  are guests of Mr. and Mrs. D.  D. MacVey until after the holiday.  Mr. A. Crawford, who has suffered a lengthy illness, is back  from hospital in Vancouver to  recuperate at his home on Stephen road.  ."The idea of a thanksgivings feast is great but daol you:  think we're holding it too near Christmas?"  Halfmoon Bay - Pender Hbr. News  (By DOROTHY GREENE)  Welcome Beach Conununity  hall will be a centre of increasing activity when adult education films will start on Tuesday  evenings. Mr. H. R. Holgate  will look after the screening of  these films. Films to be shown  Oct. 10 will be Celebration, Precision, Voyageurs and May in  the Morn. The charge will be  $4 for the season with couples  at $7:50. The series will run  over seven months with one series a month.  Other adult education programs will include a painting  for pleasure course at the school  This course will cost $15. In  each case the cost to old age  pensioners will be free.  Lovers of Life League members and parents are invited to  attend a raccoon party at the  Greene's, Saturday, Oct. 14 at  7:30 p.m.  The correct list of names of  those attending the Canon and  Mrs. Alan Greene's fifth- wedding anniversary should have  read Mr. and'Mrs. W. McGreg-  gor, Mrs. Janet Allen, Mr. Bernel Gordon, Father Kenny, Mr.  Evert Nyfors and Mrs. Patsy  Murphy. 7  The 48 tables mentioned last  week as a result of an incorrect editorial transcribing of  notes on the Legion bazaar have  been reduced to 48 places. This  is now regarded as a better balance considering the rest of the  Legion bazaar occupied the remainder of the hall.  Canon and Mrs. Alan Greene  were in Vancouver for the fu-  News intended for publication in the Coast News  should be in this office as  soon as possible. Space  -tightens up towards deadline  which is Tuesday noon  neral of Mrs. Hetoer Greene who  died Sept. 27. Mr. Greene is a  brother of Canon Greene. He is  a patient in Shaughnessy hospital.  menu  Bring the Family and Enjoy  Our Special Home-Cooked  and all the fixins served  Sunday & Monday  Oct. 8<S_9  4 to 8 p.m.  Half price for children 2 to 12  We  would   appreciate  your  phone reservation���Call  8S5-2270  DRIVE-IN &  Selma Park on Coast Highway  Joint Thanksgiving  Turkey Bingo  CHOICE OF $15 or GIANT TURKEY  CHANCE FOR $300  Friday, Oct. 6,8 p.m,  SECHELT   LEGION   HALL  TOTEM BINGO CLUB Coast News, Oct. 5, 1967.  Thursday  OCTOBER 5  8 p.m.  LEGION HALL  GIBSONS  Gibsons Legion  Social  Blackfish cavort  A school of blac&f ish cavorted between Keats Island and  the Sunshine Coastal area Friday   afternoon.   One   of   them  quite close to the beacon outside  Gibsons harbor really behaved  like a porpoise leaping high and  out of the water. They appeared to be loath to leave, keeping  the water in vicinity of the gap  as their playground for more  than an hour.  Si  Coast News  Phone 886-2622  Documentary Film Series  The Adult Education Department off School District No. 46  (Sechelt)- in co-operation with the National Film Board  of Canada, announces the 1967-1968 Film Series.  PART I  Program for October  ACROSS CANADA  (Tues., Wed., Thurs.)  10, 11, 12  Celebration  Precision  The Voyageurs  Max dn the Morning  (Tues., Wed., Thurs.)  24, 25, 26  The Drag  The  Railrodder  Buster Keaton Rides Again  Program for November  WHAT IS MAN?  (Tues.,  Wed., Thurs.)  7,8,9  What on Earth?  The Inner Man  Memorandum     ... ,  MAN THE CREATOR  (Tues., Wed., Thurs.)  21, 22, 23  Myway North  Vaillancourt  In Search of Medea  Paul Emile Borduas  Angel  Program for December  THE  WORLD  AROUND  US  5, 6, 7 (Tues., Wed., Thurs.)  Octopus Hunt  (Jervis Inlet)  Island Observed  Element 3  PART II  WHERE  MAN LIVES   (Theme  for  entire series  .  Program for January, 1968  (Tues., Wed., Thurs.) (Tues., Wed., Thurs.)  9, 10, 11 23, 24, 25  The City ��� Heaven and Hell     The City ��� Cars or People  Black Creek Pioneer Village     Saskatchewan Jubilee  The Sea Got in Your Blood     The Armanacks  Program for February  (Tues.,  Wed., Thurs.)  6, 7, 8  The City and Its Region  Changing Wheat Belt  Miner  Vancouver Island  (Tues.,  Wed., Thurs.)  20, 21, 22  The Heart of the City  Buy Low ��� Sell High  The Ever Changing Lowlands  Autobiographical A. M. Klein  Program for March  (Tues.,  Wed., Thurs.)  5, 6, 7  The City as Man's Home  Ghosts  of  a River  City Under Pressure  Change in the Maritimes  (Tues.,  Wed., Thurs.)  19, 20, 21  The  City  arid  the  Future  Of Time, Work and Leisure  The Changing City  Program for April  (Special final evenings program)  ���    2, 3, 4 (Tues., Wed., Thurs.)  Trip Down Memory Lane  Canadians Can Dance  ���Helicopter Canada  PLACES: Tuesday Nights ��� Welcome Beach Community  Hall ��� 7:30 p.m.  Wednesday Nights ��� Sechelt Elementary  School���- 7:30 p.m.  Thursday Nights ��� Gibsons Elementary  School ��� 7:30 p.m.  REGISTRATION: First night at each location  FEE: $4 Single ��� $7-50 Couple  SECHELT  GIBSONS  VANCOUVER  (Bayshore Inn)  ONE WAY  Children 2 to 12 yrs. Half Fare  MRS. KAY WELLS, night school painting teacher.  A large turnout!  MONDAY  ���  WEDNESDAY -  - FRIDAY  Lv.  Sechelt  Lv. Gibsons  Lv.  Vancouver  Time  Flight  Time  Flight  Time  Flight  9:00 a.m.        901  9:15 a.m.  901  10:30  a.m.  1031  3:00 p.  m.        301  9:15 a.m. .  901  4:00  p.m.  401  SATURDAY  (One Flight  Only)  Lv. Sechelt  Lv. Gibsons  Lv. Vancouver  Time              Flight  Time              Flight]  Time              Flight  9:00 a.m.        901  9:15 a.m.        901  10:00 a.m.        1001  I  I  1  I  I  I  1.  I'  I  1  I  1/  The first round of night school  registration was completed last  Wednesday and Thursday nights  at Elphinstone and Pender Harbour Secondary Schools There  was a large turnout for classes  that began Oct. 2. V  The second round of registration taking place this week, will  continue into next week. For  this period students may register during class meetings.  The popular painting and ceramics classes of Mrs. K. Wells,  Mrs. N. McLean and Mrs. B.  Bing are starting again this  week at Elphinstone Secondary,  Sechelt Elementary and Gibsons Elementary schools. A  new Spanish class is already in  progress on Monday nights at  Pender Harbour Secondary  school. -  On Thursday, Oct. 5 at 7:30  p.m. there will be a meeting of  adults interested in starting ceramics, women's keep fit and  Spanish classes in Sechellt at  the  Sechelt Elementary school.  An industrial mathematics  class is being organized in Gibsons. Call 886-2241 for information.  The   advanced   art,   creative  writing and woodworking classes will be meeting at 7:30 _>7m^ ,,...v  at Elphinstone' Secondary school ^^'l|  On   the   same   night   ceramics,     ���  men's   keep   fit   and   advanced     ||  seamanship classes will be held   ,M  at Sechelt Elementary School.        A  Tuesday night classes  at El-     ||  phinstone will include bookkeep-    M  ing, building construction, pilot-     A  ing, log scaling, typewriting and     ||  public speaking. II  Wednesday night class at El-     m  phinstone  will be  painting for    ||  ROBERTS CREEK f  (By MADGE NEWMAN) ��  Recent visitors at the home of fa  Mrs.   Jen  Monrufet  have  been M  her   son,   John,   his   wife   and H  daughter, Jackie, and Mrs. Hall, ||  all     from     Vancouver     Island p  where Mr.  Monrufet owns  and |��  operates the Lady Rose. ��  Robert Hartle is a Crow Road |f  casualty, sporting a cast and a ||  broken bone in his foot. m'  The Hospital Auxiliary meet- j|  ing will not take place  on the' if  usual   second   Monday   of   the m  month but, due to the holiday, S|  will be held on Oct. 16 instead, if  Fred Harestad and family are a  back home  at  the  Creek after ||  the season's-fishing. #|  Recent arrivals, and recently j|  wed,   are   Mr.   and   Mrs.   Ian M  Clark, of Bristol, England, who .  M  are guests of their aunt and un- ||  cle, Mr. and Mrs. Bob Watson. M  It is possible the young couple .'M  will remain permanently, if not w  on the Sunshine Coast, at least m  on the West Coast. p  Mrs.   S.  Ross,   of Vancouver. . m  guest   of   Mrs.   Ruth   Mitchell, 1  spent   a   few   busy   days   last m  week visiting old friends. Mrs. w  Ross   spent   several   summers ' f|  vacationing in the district. M  The Parents Auxiliary to Rob- M  erts  Creek  school held a  first w  of the year meeting on Sept. 25 ' m  and' will continue to meet every ' ||  other month on the first Mon- p  day.   The   executive   will   meet s  each month. m  Officers elected for this year   . *  are Mrs. Fay Birkin, president;  Mrs. Joan Rowland, vice-president;    Mrs.    Niles,    secretary;  Mrs. D. L. Hairsine, treasurer;  and Mrs. Mavis Christmas, social convenor. Wi&z���wsm&m  pleasure, news behind the headlines; shorthand, drafting and  blueprint reading. At Gibsons  Elementary' there will be men's  keep fit and lapidary, classes.  At Halfmoon Bay Elementary  school a painting for pleasure  class will be conducted.  On Thursday night, basic alterations, English, oriental  cooking will be at Elphinstone  school while at Sechelt Elemeif  tary school painting for pt ��� <as-  ure and women's keep fit classes will be in progress.  All classes start at 7:30 p.m.  SUNDAY (One Flight Only)  Lv. Sechelt  Lv. Gibsons  Lv. Vancouver  Time              Flight  Time              Flight  Time              Flight  3:00 p.m.        301  3:25 p.m.       .301.  4:00 p.m.        401  OTHER CONNECTING SERVICES MON., WED., FRI. from:  Nelson Is. ��� Pender Hbr. ��� Egmont ��� Thornamby Is.  Jervis Inlet ���- Secret Cove and Sechelt area.  Pender Hbr. to Van. $16.50  Egmont to Van. .... $16.80  Thornamby Is. to Van. $13.80  Secret   Cove  to  Van.   $14.10  TYEE AIRWAYS Ltd.  Wharf Road, Porpoise Bay, Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2214  Toll  Free  from  Vancouver 685-4922  mm  ~^S!  s��7?��3____KSTjS=  iUUMj  :*r<_____S?T:*??  INTEGRITY  ENDURES  ��� And so it is  with printing . . .  new techniques  come and go but  the traditional  prldei ofV craftsmanship in turning out a good job  endures . . .  again proving  Printing IS Our Business  Membership Cards  Second Sheets  Wedding Invitations  invoices  Manuscripts  Brochures  Announcement Cards  Envelopes  Business Cards  Membership Cards  Pakfold Business Forms  Certificates  Personalized Memo Pads  Circulars  Catalogues  Fliers  COMPLETE LINE OF STATIONERY & OFFICE SUPPLIES  NO NEED TO SEND OVER THE WAY  FOR OFFICE SUPPLIES  Counter Books, Receipt Books, Restaurant Guest  Checks, Rubber Stamps, Ad Machine Rolls, Admission Tickets (rolls), Tags, Bond and Mimeograph Papers (cut to size), Ledger, Time and  Payroll Sheets, File Folders and Alphabetical Dividers, For Sale or Rent Cards.  Phone or call in for estimate on that next  Print or Office Supply job to  COAST   NEWS  Phone 886-2622  100% Home Printed at Gibsons with the Interest of the  Sunshine Coast Always in Mind  ^^T?^3________^7''?;2��_________^:^'?S Coast News, Oct. 5, 1967.  Gilmore's Variety Shop  SECHELT ��� Ph. 885-9343  is the place to buy  your Art Supplies  We carry a complete line of Reeves  I  Many new Novelty and Gift Items now in stock  Stationery for Business and Personal use  New Edition of  BUTTERICK CATALOGUES  and Patterns in Stock  >riTr^33____^r-i r?  Fashions on the Move  in the Autumn Mood  Now is the time to come in  and see our selection of  COATS ��� CAR COATS - ALL WEATHER COATS  SUITS ��� DRESSES ��� BLOUSES ���SKIRTS  TOPS & SLIMS ��� KNITWEAR  LATEST FALL MILLINERY  H. BISHOP  Ladies  Wear & Millinery  Cowrie St., Sechelt ��� Ph.  885-2002  LADIES WEAR IS OUR ONLY BUSINESS  The Family is Sure to  Enjoy Our Delightful  Choice of  Traditional Full  Course  TURKEY DINNER  or  ROAST BEEF  Family Style Served  SUNDAY or MONDAY  Oct 8 & 9 ��� 4 fo 8 p.m.  For your reservation phone the Brynelsens  8859998  ADULTS $350 a plate  CHILDREN $2.25, 2 to 12 years  Miles West  Sunshine Coast Highway  SECRET COVE ��� 11 Miles West of Sechelt  flrea news  | E & M BOWI_AI>ROME  (���"��� Frank Nevens broke the sin-  [ gle record, held by Frank Hicks,  ' when he rolled a tremendous  i 416 this week,, ending up with  | an 857 triple. Lionel MoCuaig  ��� was in fine form last week, start  ing off the season with a whopping triple of 912. ^  Ladies Coffee: Georgine Mach-  lan 546, Irene Rottluff 580, Jean  Whitla 572, Iva Peterson 555,  Vera Farr 594 (261), Doreen  Crosby 597 (237), Paulette Smith  519, Marg Peterson 595 .Alice  Day 566 241), Jean Christian-  son 559 (235), Clara Wilson 507.  Gibsons A: Frank Nevens 857  (416), Joan Whieldon 631 (290);  Freeman  Reynolds  633,  Orville  Shneran 265, Alex Robertson 653  (245).      .  Teachers Hi: Len Ellis 640  (M3), Larry Farr 637, Freeman  Reynolds 676, Jim Thomas 626  C266), Herb Lowden 635 (240,  259).  Commercials: George Elander  PRO (243), Frank Nevens 638  (273), Jack Clement 272, Jack  Marshall 644 (264), Shirley Hopkin 654 (274), Lionel McCuaig  665 (293), Lome Gregory 634  (249), Doreen Crosby 704 (270,  254).  Bantams: Bruce Green 282  (142), Randy Whieldon 223, Ian  McKenzie 308 (180), Debbie Sicotte  217,   Cindy Whieldon 255.  Juniors: Colleen Husby 328  (178), Ginny Alsager 323 (203),  Martin Kiewitz 309 (170), Wayne  Wright 292, Jim Green 328 (183),  Robert Solnik 309 (194).  Report outlines  (Continued from page 1)  traffic from the Pacific Northwest. The ownership of pleasure craft is increasing annually,  especially in the United States,  and the Sunshine Coast offers  some unique opportunities for  cruising in sheltered waters.     ,  Further to the question of  zoning, I mentioned the possibility of west Howe Sound developing as a major wood processing area. In view of this, a_v  industrial zone could be erea'^d  along the coast south of Port  Mellon.  Other trends indicate that the  Langdale-Roberts Creek area is  likely to become urbanized in  the coming years* A special  study should be conducted to  examine the development potential, the number of people the  area could accommodate, the  possible densities, the facilities  that would be needed.  I have said that the Sunshine  Coast Regional District has considerable potential. I believe  this to lie in the direction of recreation and tourism; and the  ability to support industry other  than forestry and that connected in some way with recreation  (boat building for example) is at  present low. But the district  should not wait for this development to come of its own accord  and on its own terms. Other  areas within the Strait of Georgia have a similar potential. The  district can pursue an active  policy of attraction and control.  Original oils  In the window of Kruse Drug  Store, Gibsons, are two eye  compelling original oil paintings of the local scene by Councillor Wes Hodgson. One oil,  painted in 1960, as a shore bit  on Barter's Island; the other a  recent painting along the Howe  Sound coast.  Mr. Hodgson paints with a  sureness and clarity of natural  detail, blending his colors from  the vivid blues of the sky to  the more sombre shading of  rock and foliage  The artist diversifies, favoring portraiture as his metier.  One of Mr. Hodgson's oils, the  portrait of the late Major Harry  Mullins V.C., former sergeant-at  arms in the Saskatchewan legislature, was commissioned by  the provincial government and  hangs in the provincial capitol,  Regina.  He has exhibited originals in  Saskatoon, Regina, Winnipeg,  and at the Western Arts Studio,  Vancouver.  SMALL DOG FOUND  A very small fawn colored dog   .  came to the Roberts Creek home  of Mr. Bopp Wednesday morning. Owner may phone 886-9531.  (By MARIE FIRTH)  Visiting for a week's holiday  at the home of Mr. and Mrs.  Reg Cooper, Selma Park, are  Rev. and Mrs. Stan Dudgeon,  of Dahomey, West Africa. Missionaries of the Sudan Interior  Mission, ttiey^ are on a year's  furlough before returning to  West Africa. Rev. and Mrs. Dudgeon were also guests at the  home of Rev. and Mrs. S. Cas-  sels, West Sechelt, on Tuesday  evening.  The 1st Sechelt Girl Guides  held their first meeting of the  new year on Monday,. Sept. 25,  in St. Hilda's Anglican Church  Hall, Sechelt. This was the big  event of the season, when the  Brownies graduate to Guides in  a fly-up.  Seven new members were welcomed in this ceremony, bringing the total of Guides in this  company to 32. The girls are  Marie Bain, Vickey Fernley,  Lynn Oike, Kathy Graffe, Jerri  Mullen Ann Heanstreet and Shirley Cook. The captain of this  large group of young girls is  Mrs. Iona Strachan, and the  first lieutenant is Mrs. Doreen  Mullen.  A new company of Girl Guides  was formed at Wilson Creek, on  the same evening, to meet in  the Community Hall, every Monday. The captain of this new  company is Mrs. Grace Bonin,  with Mrs. Lola Caldwell as first  lieutenant. They have 21 members, including the fly-oips from  the 1st Wilson Creek Brownie  Pack, who are Kim Brodmarek,  Debbie Conroy, Karen Spencer,  and the fly-ups from the 2nd Sechelt Brownie Pack Angelina  Dann, Yvonne Louie, Cheryl  Leo, Linda Grant and Debbie  Campbell.  St. Hilda's Anglican Church  is planning a Fall Harvest supper in the Church Hall, Sunday,  Oct. 15. There will be a church  service at 5:30, followed by supper in the hall at  6:30,  after  CREDIT UNION  af Sechelt  OPEN  TUES. to FRI. ,  10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  SAT.���10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  which there will be a program.  Everybody welcome. Donation  only. .  The Anglican Church Women  are holding their area meeting  at St. Bartholomew's Church,  Gibsons, at 12 noori; Oct. 16.  There will be guest speakers  and a good crowd is expected,  sf-verydne welcome.  The Flower Show opens at St.  Hilda's Hall on Saturday, Oct. 7;  A surprise birthday tea was  given in honor of Mrs. B. Firth  . at the home of Mrs. S. Bryant,  West Sechelt, oh Sept. 26. Guests  were Mrs. R. Huntingdon, Mrs.  ..D. Hayward, Mrs. A. Williams,  Mrs. O. McGregor. The centrepiece was a lovely mock birthday cake, concealing gifts froni  each friend present  Guests   for   the   weekend   jit  the home of Mr. and Mrs. 7B.  Firth, West ^Sechelt, were Mrs.  Firth's sist^an^  Mr. and Mrs. W. T. Mattick of  Ctoverdale, accompanied by  Mr. and Mrs. A. Loney, of Johnson Rd., Surrey.  Congratulations must go to  the Arts Council Gallery Shop  in Sechelt for the marvellous  displays this summer. Those  who have not ;seeh7.lhev:';dis_>lay'>  by local photographer Dennis  Gray, should get" there soon as  the final day is Oct. 7^ Mr. Gray  is a fine artist and his work is  outstanding. '       7^ 7     ,  Also in the line  of beautiful  pictures, be sure to visit Parker's Hardware and see the display put On by local artists of;  the Adult Education classes.  Mr. Loren Shaw, who will  soon be moving to Sechelit, is in  hospital.  TWILIGHT THEATRE  Phone  886-2827  GIBSONS  THE SHOW'S THE THING  WEDNESDAY 4; THURSDAY 5; FRIDAY 6  DOUBLE FEATURE  STARTS  8 p.m.  Out 11:20 p.m.  **____*  !��*V��*w~��$* ��SPV$^X��  AffnmifliiT  S_.s��ts^_>i*sfift*[.a�� titilit&���^^_..x~^ ������.  Starring George Maharis  Technicolor  TECHNaSOfcOtr TE.C��*M<_eOP��* ]  Kerwin  Mathews,   Edmond  O'Brien, Jane Fleming  SPECIAL ��� SATURDAY MATINEE at 2 p.m.  MICTV A Boy and His Horse  I IIJ I I      Starring David Ladd & Arthur O'Connell v-  ���-������--������������������������-���������--���������������_���������-������_������-������������������������������������_���#������������������_--*������������_���-_���������������������������������������������������������_���������������������������_������_������_��.._���������.,*._���!  SATURDAY  7;   MONDAY 9;   TUESDAY 10  w^FONDfl ����,SlNflrRA  ysUBt^^aeaaaim'  wrtime!  Also Short Subject THE FASTEST CAR IN THE WORLD  RESTRICTED ��� No admittance to persons  under 18 years  SUNDAY 8 MIDNIGHT ��� DOORS OPEN 12:01  DIE MONSTER DIE  f  DELIGHTS  For Thanksgi vivg Weekend j:  We've been busy baking a host of Goodies for your Table ... keeping the  Thanksgiving Holiday well in mind. You'll surely appreciate the special batch of  Petit-Fours repeating these goodies that went over so well last week.  SPECIAL  FOR THE  HOLIDAY  DINNER  PIES  (With Cream Topping 75c each)  PUMPKIN PIE WW MINCE PIE  65  c  ea.  APPLE PIE  Rich spicy full flavored  a dessert delight for the  Fall Feast.  Fruity, mouth watering  ifor the family's Holiday  Meal.  Delicious and tangy ���  the kind that mother used  to make.  HENRY'S BAKERY  GIBSONS ��� SUNNYCREST PLAZA  Phone 886-7441  SECHELT


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