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 Provirifflial  Library��  SERVING THE GROWING SUNSHINE COAST  Published at Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 886-2622  Volume 21  Number  48,  Dec.   14, 1967.  10c per copy  Election  With three new trustees present at Monday night's school  board meeting, the 1967 board  of trustees, came to the conclusion that a plebiscite for more  school rooms by 1969 will have  to go before the public early  next year.  Reason for the conclusion was  a report placed before the  board by Gordon E. Johnson,  district superintendent. This report recommended four more  classrooms for Gibsons Elementary School, eight classrooms, a  full sized library and an activity room for Sechelt Elementary school and two more rooms  on the present site or elsewhere  for Madeira Park Elementary  school.    '...'.-���'.  The report suggested the possibility of a hew primary school  for Gibsons area and thp need  for further space in Elphinstone Secondary school by 1071  which would mean six to eight  more classrooms or teaching  areas.  He spoke of the need for a  referendum in 1968. He asked  the question can we predict, 8O0  students for Elphinstone by 1971  arid answered it by stating he  thought this probable. The  school has a capacity of 620  students now. He based his conclusion on the present school  district pupil, population without  allowing for a general population increase.  As considerations he offered  the  following:  What is, or should be, the  maximum size  of ^Elphinstone?  At what point do we consider  a junior secondary school, in  the Sechelt area, rather than  add, to Elphinstone?  Should our long range plan  consider a senior secondary  school at Sechelt, in the geographical centre of '.our district, with grade 11 and 12 pupils commuting to such from  Gibsons and Pender Harbour?  Such - a plan might mean that  Elphinstone and ', Pender Harbour become junior secondary  schools, feeding one senior secondary at Sechelt. Figures for  1971 indicate 477 in grades 8 to  10, not enough to use it to its  620 pupil capacity. 1  When the new addition to Gibsons iscompleted* and if we do  not add at Langdale, and if we  demolish the old building, and  get rid of the portables, we  have a case for three or four  new classrooms at Gibsons by  1971. Should they be added to  the present Gibsons school?  Probably not, a 669 pupil school  is big enough! Has the time  come, then, to plan for a second elementary school in the  Gibsons area? Where should it  gency tneeting  on sewage  A situation arising from sew  age problems in Squamish bears  a warning for the municipalities  of Gibsons and- Sechelt. The  warning was given.at an emergency- meeting of the"* Coast-Garibaldi Union Board of Health in  Gibsons Health Centre on Monday of last week.. \.  As a result of this meeting,  the board's chairman Dr. P. J.  Reynolds, was directed to write  Hon. Wesley Black, minister of  health, under whom the new  sewage disposal regulations operate, requesting his help in obtaining necessary funds for the  district to construct a ��� sewer  system. Copies of the letter will  be sent to-other government departments and to Hon. Isabel  Dawson, MLA for this riding.  The situation as explained to  the emergency meeting involves  the water table and regulations  outlining where and how sewage disposal units can be placed and constructed.  Dr. Reynolds read a report  given at a council meeting in  Squamish Nov. 28. The report  was drawn up in 1950 by a public health engineer from Victoria describing area as lying  on the delta lands of the Squamish River. The ground is very  flat with consequent poor drainage. The site of the village is  on a deposit of clay 4^ feet  thick below which is a bed Of  sand and-gravel. In winter.the  water table rises to the surface and in summer only drops  to a depth of 3^ feet.  The area is protected by dikes  but in winter, at high tide, particularly if there is a south  wind, the sea overtops the dikes.  The new regulations refer primarily to water course level of  not less than four feet at any  time. He stressed that many existing sewer disposal systems  do not conform to the regulations and these systems constitute a danger to public health.  He further stated that no permits could be issued where the  requirements of the regulations  are not met.  As a result of this it may well  be that erection of buildings  within certain areas of the municipality will cease. The incidence of infectious hepatitis in  Squamish is of epidemic proportions, The only satisfactory  solution is a sanitary sewer system designed and installed by a  competent engineer,  the report  stated.  ISquamish will send a deputation to Victoria to "see the ministers of health and "finance *  Mr. H*. B.1" Catlin, senior public health inspector, reported on  the alternate methods of sewage disposal He stated that  while the addition of porous fill  to certain areas of Squamish  may be a satisfactory method  of complying with the regulations, this should not be permitted in the low area. In Brac-  kendale fill might be a solution  due to lower population density and lower ground water levels. Mr. Catlin felt that the  Health unit would be justified  in refusing permits in the lower  area even whe'n porous fill is  added because effluent would  still easily'enter the water table arid find its way into the  roadside ditches, and the determination of the necessary  amount of fill, if in fact, fill  were permitted would be very  difficult if not impractical. In  many areas water levels are  affected by tide levels.  Mr. Catlin showed the board  photographs taken of effluent  running in open ditches. Characteristic sewage bloom was  very evident in the pictures.  Councillor Barr spoke of the  economic progress * of Squamish  and pointed out that now they  have no alternative but to forego issuing building permits in  some areas. -  Dr. Reynolds said that he  would write to the municipality expressing support of the  Coast-Garibaldi Union Board of  Health.  Councillor Ken Goddard of  Gibsons council attended the  meeting and reported back to  Gibsons council at its meeting  on Tuesday night of last week.  Councillor Goddard noted that  under the new regulations any  further building in the Gibsons  Bay area was virtually prohibited due to the high water table  affecting the septic disposal systems. Other areas of the village where it was particularly  wet would also be affected until  such time as there was a proper sewer system.  Miss deLange reported to Sechelt council on the situation  as presented to the Union Board  of Health, at its meeting on  Wednesday of last week.  be?  On the Madeira Park school  situation he commented that at  present we operate eight divisions, with the Kindergarten  class using the new activity  room. Present enrolment of 228  is right on entitlement of seven  classrooms.  Here we seem to have the  same problem as at the time of  the  last  referendum  ������'...under-���''  Safe beats  yeggmen  Safe  crackers  entering by  a  side  door, attempted  to jimmy  the   safe   in   the   basement   of ~  Marshall   Wells   Store,   Gibsons  late  Sunday night  The thieves wrecked over $100  worth of tools from the store  shelves. They vainly attempted  to . chisel their way into the  safe after knocking off the combination and handle.  Mickey    Parsey,    proprietor,  said   the   night   marauders   apparently knew where to locate s  the   cold   chisels,   electric  drill f  and other tools with which they'  battered    the    unyielding    safe  door. Their method of entrance  through a little used side door  where   stacked   rolls   of   floor  coverings, blocking the areaway  were forced aside without top- '  pling  the  heavy upright rolls.  RCMP were on the scene early  -  Monday morning and a search  for the  thieves  is  progressing.  Juveniles  tainty as to future growth. We  could include two.. rooms in a  referendum again, to be built  only if pupil population warrants such.  During discussion on Mr.  Johnson's report there were  comments on the general tight  situation as regards new building that con'.'nues to exist in  the d:rectives from the department of education.  The new trustees present  were Mrs. Agnes Labonte for  Gibsons, Norman Hough and  Mrs.  Sjieila Kitson.  During board discussion it  was revealed that construction  work on the new Elphinstone  school rooms was suffering delay. Chairman Joseph Horvath  urged action to get the architect busy immediately in finding out why the delay..  results  pilfer homes ?JThe Robinson touch!  Juveniles of tender years  have been blamed for a series  of breakins in Gower Point road  summer cottages arid RCMP  are warning owners7 of such  places to see they are securely  locked up before leaving them.  Valuables should not be left  where they can be easily taken  and police further advise that  a local resident should be asked to make a check occasionally at closed premises to keep  such breakins under control.  Santa due  Hi kids ��� we've had it on the  best authority that old Santa is  heading from his headqiiarters  in the North Pole, straight for  Gibsons. Well, almost, because  as you know, he's got some  other caMs along t.ne way, but  don't worry, he'll be on hand  o greet you all, right here in  Gibsons, this Saturday, Dec.  36.  You can be sure he's looking  forward to seeing each and every one of you and what's mors  he'll have a wee bit of a gift for  each child. For all the detaHs  be sure to read the big announce  ment ad e'sewhere in this paper . . . tells you when you can  visit wita Sfnta, arid where.  CHOIR CONCERT  Gibsons United Church Choir  will hold a family carol concert  on Thursday, Dec. 21 in the  Christian Education centre at  7:30 p.m. A Variety program  will include community singing  of Christmas carols and^ songs.  CUP  OF MILK PARTY  A coffee party for the Cup  of Milk Fund will be held at  the home of Mrs. R. F. Bennie  Hopkins Landing, Thursday,  Dec. 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p_m.  A cup of soup will be served  to those who come at lunch  time Last year $200 was raised and the objective this year  will be $300.  The annual re-enactment of  Christmas in lights is under way  for the 15th season at the home  of Charles Robinson in Giibsons.  For the past week three of Dad  Robinson's five sons, Carman,  Godfrey and John, have een  hard at it putting up the 600  lights,. positioning the set pieces including the creche, Bambi,  the Seven Dwarfs, Santa Claus  in giant proportion and this  year, a group of shepherds make  their appearance as a further  addition to the floodlit figures  on the Robinson lawn.  This colorful Christmas display grew over the years from  a single string of lights to a  sparkling Christmas fairyland  which will greet the five Robinson sons, Carman, Charles,  Winston, John and Godfrey, and  their families for their 15th  Yuletide reunion with Dad Robinson sitting right proudly at  the head of the festive board.  The masterpiece of the outdoor setting is the towering  giant blue spruce remembered  as a seedling and holding the  place of honor each Christmas  "all decked out in sparkling  lights. In recent years the tree  has grown to such proportions  that the boys have an increasingly difficult problem in scram  bling up to the topmost branch-  2-in-l party  The first week in December  produced a gay time for the  Ladies Auxiliary of the Royal  Canadian Legion branch 109.  The ladies and husbands celebrated their annual birthday  party and Christmas party at  the Cedars.  A delicious dinner was served  and a beautiful cake, made by  Henry Hinz of Gibsons Bakery,  was a delight. Imbedded in the  colorful icing was the L.A. crest  The highlight of the evening  was a visit from Santa Claus,  with gifts for everyone. A special thanks goes to Mr. and  Mrs. Schwabe of the Cedars,  who went out of their way to  make  the  evening  delightful.  es and this season, in spite of  Godfrey's best efforts, he could  not quite reach right up to the  top. It is pretty well agreed  that next year they'll have to  call in the B.C. Hydro's special  equipment to take care of this  detail.  Food galore  Turkey stocks are large enough to keep prices low while  broiler chicken prices will ibe  firm to higher, according to the  December outlook prepared by  Canadian Agriculture depart-"  ment's economics branch. The  forecast for some main food  items follows.  TURKEY ��� Prices will remain low because storage stocks  are large.  EGGS ��� Prices may decline  slightly due to seasonally rising  production.  BROILER CHICKEN ��� Prices will be firm to higher.  BEEF ��� High prices will continue with reduced supplies and  strong demand.  FORK ��� With heavier than  usual seasonal supplies, prices  will remain below summer levels.  APPLES ��� Storage holdings  are lower than last year and  prices slightly higher.  POTATOES ��� Supplies are  plentiful and prices continue  relatively low.  RUTABAGAS ��� This vegetable which is seasonally plentiful and of excellent quality is  a good buy.  COLLEGE MAY OPEN  The Regional college which  involves this school district, is  considering opening up with  night classes in West Vancouver senior schools, Peter Wilson, school board secretary-  treasurer reported at Monday  night's meeting of the board.  This college covers the North  Shore, Squamish area and Sunshine Coast area. In order to  get the college under way, using the North Shore institutions  would be a measure of economy.  GIBSONS  CHAIRMAN  Feeney 286 (E)  Hodgson 141  COUNCIL  Crosby 286 (E)  Dixon 264(E)  Druirimond 163  REFERENDUM  To change Village name  Yes 320  No 106  255 Yes votes needed to pass  referendum.  Percentage of voters at polls:  49.48.  ISECHELT  CHAIRMAN  Swain 85 (E)  Benner 73  COUNCIL  Nelson 134 <e)  Rodway 127 (E)  Gross 40  SCHOOL BOARD  Labonte ifio  Ranniger 143  Volen 102  There were 26 rejected ballots  in this vote, most of them caused by the voter marking two  candidates for election. Only one  was required.  Here are the vote results of  the six  candidates:  RURAL VOTE  Douglas 154  Hough 133  Kitson 132  Horvath   / 126  Almond ,       106  Cramer 52  About 240 ballots were cast  out of a total resident electorate numbering more than 2,000.  Two years ago about 365 voted.  For a second term Don Douglas topped the Gibsons? Rural  , school; toard.:: dectidnl prill  REGIONAL TMSTRICT  VOTES  Garbage Referendum  YES   NO  Pender  Harbour 53        74  Sechelt Rural 215        62  Gibsons  Rural 170        47  Defeated in Pender Harbour  and passed by Sechelt and Gibsons  rural.  Directors' Vote  Area B  Potts 24  Rutherford 70 (E)  Watson 52  Area C  Hubfos 112 (E)  Prittie 14  Area D  Gilker 52 (E)  Gordon 14  MacLean 33  Area F  Bracewell 21  Wolverton 64 (E)  James Tyner in Area A and  Frank West in Area E were  elected  by   acclamation.  Re-elect Scott  At the Gibsons Volunteer Fire  department meeting, William  Scott was re-elected fire chief;  Murray Crosby, assistant chief.  Cliff Mahlman, instructor, Ken  Crosby and Dick Ranniger; captains, B. Feeney and B. Campbell, lieutenants. D. Dawe,  chairman; Gerry Dixon, secretary; S. Holland, publicity; B.  Knowles, C. Hummell and B.  Duffus, membership, and F.  Muryn, D. Sharpe and R. Da-  vey, entertainment.  iMra^nnmuiMraunimmiiimutuiwiiuimiiimiiiiuiiiiius  SKATES ON WAY  The roller skates that were to  have been used by the Gibsons  Area Skate club were lost in  transit but the club has been  assured they will ibe on hand  for Saturday from 2 to 4 pjn.  in Elphinstone gymnasium. Admission fees will be, including  skates, $1.25 for adults, students 14 to 19, 75 cents and children 13 and under, 50 cents.  ^HUuniuiiiiia'.iuiinuuiimniiinumraniniwiiraMimiiHno Coast News, Dec. 14, 1967.  in  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 and 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.  Mild shakeups occur  Elections are over and an analysis of results will show that outside of the defeat of the bylaw covering garbage collection in the  Pender Harbour region of the Regional District the situation for all  governmental units does not contain much which can be termed  problematical.  ���In Gibsons, chairman Wes Hodgson went down to defeat in a  two to one vote. Councillor James Drummond, low man in a field  of three seeking two seats on council also lost his seat. The new  councillors are Ken Crosby and Gerry Dixon. Dixon was 20 votes  below Crosby's total of 286. The Gibsons vote was rated at close  to 50 percent of the possible total, which shows the electorate was  aware of the need of getting out to vote. The council new chairman Fred Feeney will work with shows good strength. The two  elected councillors are new to municipal politics but they have suf-.  ficient stability to be good councillors.  In Sechelt Chairman William Swain had sufficient strength  without having to dig votes for his re-election. The two men elected to council, Harold Nelson and Charles Rodway should be assets  to work with him.  For the school board, re-election of Don Douglas was expected. He topped the poor poll this year with 145 votes. In his previous election two years ago he amassed a strong 315 vote. The addition of Norman Hough and Mrs. Sheila Kitson, also representing  Gibsons rural, give the board no cause for concern as Mr. Hough  has had previous school board experience and Mrs. Kitson, a newcomer, will first have to find out what is, involved in school board  operations. The defeat of Trustee Mrs. Peggy Volen and election  of Mrs. Agnes Labonte for the Gibsons school board seat replaces  one good trustee with another potentially good one.  To complete the Gibsons vote the referendum to change the  name of Gibsons Landing to Gibsons passed with more than enough  to ratify it. The actual vote was 320 Yes and 105 No, with 255 Yes  votes needed to pass. So now when referring to Gibsons, one is  quite correct. There will be no more Gibsons Landing, except for  historical purposes.  In the Regional District vote there were two upsets. One was  the defeat of Norman Watson, chairman ever siriceJ the Regional  District started. He was ousted by A. J. Rutherford of Halfmoon  Bay who is treasurer of St. Mary's Hospital Society arid a capable  asset for the Regional board. The. other upset was the defeat of  Eric Prit.ie who had done considerable groundwork for the Regional District organization. He was a valued man and deserved  re-election. However Harvey Hubbs was strong enough to take  the seat away from him. .  Defeat of the garbage bylaw in Pender Harbour is, of course,  democracy at work. However Sechelt and Gibsons rural areas have  agreed to garbage collection and disposal. This gives the Regional  District board a sufficient area in which to get a system into operation. Now it has been passed in these two areas the board can  get down to detailed work.  The election results removed some well-established individuals  from official participation in public affairs and in some cases it  was due more to personality clashes than anything else.  The newly elected candidates will more than likely be seeking  advice as to what they will have to face as members of the governing force they represent. Their two years of work to come as trustees, directors or councillors will definitely be a challenge to them.  The future of governing authorities in this so-called age of affluence is no bed of roses. The thorns are taking over.  COAST NEWS  20 YEARS AGO  C P. Ballentine announces his  new dance hall and theatre in  'Gibsons may be open for Christmas but will be open for a New  "Years Eve dance.  Oldtimers of Sechelt area  band together on the second  Friday of each month for an old  time dance session in the United Farmers' Hall at West Sechelt.  The rapidly rising cost of living is causing concern and Gibsons COFers announce M. J.  Coldwell, MP, will present an  emergency program to parliament.  Mrs. G. A. Marsden retired as  president of Gibson Memorial  Church W.A. Elections followed and Mrs. F. Bushfield was  elected  to  the  presidency.  Malcolm Boat Works launched the Sea Mist II for Ray Fletcher. It is an addition to the  Gibsons fishing fleet.  Traffic conditions have reached such a point in Gibsons that  parking will be allowed only on  one side of streets.  10 YEARS AGO  Fire Chief Fred Feeney appeared before Gibsons council  requesting funds to replace tools  that had disappeared over the  years. The issue was tabled until the fire department presents  an inventory.  Official- opening of a new two-  room school on Bowen Island  occurred Dec. 2.  Thomas Humphries retired  from the school board after having served for a period of seven  years as a trustee.  Provincial regulations were  changed so that oil tanks can  now be kept above ground and  also in the homes of users.  Mr. and Mrs. Ben Lang entertained at the opening of their  new home in Sechelt.  r-  Pender Harbour Canadian Legion arranged a mortgage burn--  ing  ceremony  for  mid-December to celebrate the clearance  of debt on the Legion hall.  In a recent speech at Fort  Langley, Premier W- A/C!. Bennett of the B . C. Social, Crectft  government gave his description of what he expected to happen in British Columbia' 100_  years from now. Here is part  of what he said: >  By th 21st century, education  will be one of the central themes  of our lives. The need to produce broadly trained, adaptable people will become increasingly important at all levels. In  the future, more students will  be taught, and taught more.  There will be a greater choice  of programs, and by the year  2000, the dropout will be a thing  of the past.  Even today, British Columbia  has an exceptionally high level  of educational attainment; over  the next hundred years I can  forsee 30 universities in this  Province, enrolling at least a  million students.  But the high level and quality  of tomorrow's forma, education  system must and will be kept  in proper balance with other  . forms of training. We already  recognize this need in British  Columbia through our technical and vocational programs. In  the future, many students will  benefit from industrial participation in education, through "in-  service" training in the high  skills the future will require.  " It would be possible, ladies  and gentlemen, to spend much  more time in discussing the opportunities and benefits which  await this province of ours during the next hundred years, the  problem is not where to start,  but when to stop.  But I promised earlier that  before I finished my remarks  tonight, I would make some  firm predictions about our future. So if you will promise in  return not to criticize one or  two bad guesses) when we all  meet here again in the year  2067, I'm game to try.  I believe we can state with  confidence that our second century of progress will include:  A Province of British Columbia extending from the 49th  parallel to the Arctic Ocean.  The no^thland, can never be de  veloped by isolated administrations and therefore British Columbia, like the Prairie provin-  ces, will extend its boundaries  to the Arctic Ocean to promote  : the growth of all the northland.  A population of well over 50  million ��� two and a half times  the population of the whole of  Canada today.  A labor force of more than  17 million persons.  Three million people in metropolitan Vancouver by the year  2000 ��� only 32 years from now.  A northland whose newly developed riches will be the magnet to attract millions of people into unsettled areas.  A major manufacturing and  industrial city at Prince George  with a population over three-  quarters of a miUion.  The world's largest and most  diversified forest industry.  A mining industry, concentrated in northwestern and central British Columbia that annually supplies, in terms of today's dollars,: well over $1 billion worth of products. -  Water in abundance for domestic, industrial, recreational  and power requirements. A surplus of water that will be the  envy of North America's one  billion people.  The growth of manufacturing  complexes including smelters,  iron and steel mills, petrochemical industries, aerospace in-,  spallations and other industries.  A Pacific Great Eastern Railway extended to the northern  territories and Alaska, and diversified into many other forms  of transportation.  A vast export economy, with  our trade growing to at least  25 times its present level.  A tourist industry catering to  well over a hundred million vis1-  itors yearly.  Beyond all reasonable doubt,  therefore, the next century will  offer the good life to the fortunate British Columbian.  His hours of work will be reduced and his leisure time increased.  His income will be higher -r  one of the highest in the world.  He will work with  advanced  technology while advanced tech-  COPYRIGH1 APPLIED FOR  We v/clron.e 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 news-;  paper.  Q. I gave a man $400 for  two dozen cases of scotch but  he never delivered the goods.  What can I do?  A. Nothing. This is an illegal  agreement, under the government liquor act. A number of  problems arise under the heading of illegal agreements. Generally you cannot even sue for  the return of the goods. The  general rule concerning property passing under an illegal contract is that the goods lie where  they fall.  Let us suppose your friend  had delivered the scotch to vou  and you refused to pay or paid  with a cheque that you later  dishonored, he could not sue for  the return of the goods or on  the cheque. The classic case in  POINT  OF LAW  by mSr f^ractUiny aLawyr  our English common law system was that of two highwaymen which was decided centur-  . ies ago in England. One robber  made off with the swag and  the other sued him for his half.  Needless to say, this hopeful  litigant was unsuccessful.  A lady of the night cannot sue  on a dishonored cheque given  for her favors. The person who  receives a cheque in payment  of a gambling debt is in a similar position if it is dishonored.  All contracts made on a Sunday  are void under the Lord's Day  Act, except acts of mercy or of  necessity which are allowed  and are specified in the act, for  example, operation of restaurants or professional practice by  medical doctors.  I It is common for real estate  salesmen tp have the parties  sign a contract for the sale of a  house on a Sunday but back  date or post date the contract  one day to avoid the provision  of the Lord's Day Act. Such a  contract is, nevertheless, void.  Our courts will not allow themselves to be used to enforce any  type of illegal' agreement.  nology works for him.  His family will 7 be better informed, better educated and will  lead a longer, healthier life.  In an age of technology, these  are attainments we can reason-,  ably expect. During the century that lies ahead, however,  the most important attainment  of all will require not technology; but a constant, deep and  genuine effort of the heart to  live at peace with our fellow  man, and a proper appreciation  of the real moral and spiritual  values. Given this attainment,  those who come Rafter us will  truly be able to say hi the year  2067 that these were our greatest hundred years.  CREDIT UNION OFFICE  SATURDAY 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.  TUESDAY to FRIDAY '  10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  CREDIT UNION BLD.  Sechelt, B.C.  ���    Ph. 885-9551  N.   Richard   McKibbih  A   PERSONAL   INSURANCE   SERVICE  PHONE 886-2062 GIBSONS, B.C.  HAVE YOU A DEPENDABLE  PERSONAL PHARMACY.  Everybody should have one personal pharmacy which they can call their own. They should  be sure to get all their prescriptions filled only  In their own personal nharmacj\ There arc important reasons for this.  Every pharmacy records each prescription  they fill. Some people are allergic to certain  drugs. Others may be getting prescriptions from  t more than one Doctor and the medicines may  conflict with each other. When one pharmacy  tills all your prescriptions, the record file contains all the information needed for the pharmacist to help protect you. If you will permit  us to be your personal pharmacy your prescription record will always be completely available.  Your doctor can phone us when you need a  medicine; We will constantly endeavor to keep  abreast of the expanding activities in the field  of pharmacy ��� in this era of ?reat change. We  pledge at all times to be in the position to offer the finest of pharmaceutical services.  KRUSE DRUG STORES LTD.  Rae W.  Kruse  Pharmaceutical Chemists & Druggists  Sechelt Gibsons  885-2238        7 886-2234  Dependability -��� Integrity ���- Personal Service  R ff D  RHB.\_R  STORE HOURS - 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.��� FRIDAY 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.  OPEN ALL DAY WtoNi_MYS  ���adfe^d*;^  ��t_>  Give Yourself i LUCKY BREAK  This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor Control  Board or by the Government of British Columbia. a v. s Ottawa  By  JACK7 DAVIS,   MP  Coast-Capilano Constituency  Mention "the word Medicare  and you frighten some people  half to death. They think, immediately, of the over organized, state run, medical service  in the United Kingdom. They  think of waiting rooms jammd  with patients, doctors bound up  in red tape. They think of civil  servants. And they think of government waste and extravagance on an unprecedented  scale.  Add to this the fact that the  deadline for Ottawa's Medicare  scheme is July 1, 1968, and you  have a hornet's nest on your  hands. Members of parliament  have been receiving dozens of  letters. Many of them are saying  that Canada can't afford Medicare at this time; that it will  lead to inflation and that it interferes with pur freedom as  individuals  Personally, I believe that Medicare should be postponed. I  think it should be postponed until our national finances are in  better shape., Ottawa is already  borrowing heavily from the  Canadian public 7 It shouldn' t  have to borrow more 'money  merely to help pay the premiums of schemes most of which  are already in effect in this  country.  But let us be clear on this.  National Medicare is not a  scheme for telling the doctors  what to do. Nor does it tell people which doctor to go to. It  merely makes money available  to the provinces��� your tax  dollar and mine ��� so that our  own provincial governments can  administer the programs, many  of which are already in effect  today.  Take British Columbia for example. Under Ottawa's new  Medicare act, the federal government will have to raise taxes. These taxes will be turned  over, in a lump sum, to Premier Bennett. And Premier Bennett, if he goes along with the  spirit of the legislation, will cut  our premiums by a corresponding amount.  This, is Only accounting you  might say. Our doctors bills  will be paid, half by taxes col-  ected by Ottawa, and half by  premiums. So it is not really  inflationary. It won't add to the  total value of all doctors bills  in B.C. unless the doctors themselves charge more for their  services.  Nor does it mean a lot of red  tape in our doctors' offices. If  Premier Bennett has his way  there may be fewer individual  plans in effect. But this is up to  the provincial government to decide. And, if there are fewer  plans in effect, there will be  less paperwork in any case.  So what are we really worrying about? We are worrying  about balancing our budget in  Ottawa. We are worrying about  making another $500 million  transfer to the provinces. And, .  if our federal budget is to be  balanced-, Ottawa's tax take  must be raised accordingly.  Of this, Premier Bennett will  be getting- about $50 million a  year. Willhe pass this money  on, directly, to the people of  B.C.? Will he reduce their premiums by $50 million? Or will  he merely pocket Ottawa's contribution   for  Medicare  as*  he,  Coast News, Dec. 14, 1967.       3  did in the case of hospital insurance?  If he does, Ottawa is bound  to look bad. It will look bad,  hot only because it is raising  taxes, but also because it was  foolish enough to think that the  niceties of a- national health  plan would, take precedence  over the building of dams and  highways right here in JBX..,  Ghristoias at  Art Gallery  The Arts Council Gallery,  Wharf Street, Sechelt, has a  special   Christmas   display   to  illustrate the Christmas message of goodwill. A collection of  portraits representing the many  faces of mankind will be shown  as well as treasures from many  countries which have been loaned to enhance the international,  one-world theme  Not all the portraits are the  work of local artists. Some of  the pictures will be on loan  from private collections. The  gallery will be open at the usual times Wednesday through  Saturday until Christmas, but  will be closed during the holi-  Again it's Time for the Big, Big  days and re-operi oh January 17  with a one man showing of  paintings by Mr. Fred Carney.  A second prize has been added  to the Dec. 23 draw. The first  prize is a handsome desk pen  mounted on red jasper made  and donated by Mrs. F. Ritchie.  The second prize is a small  child's hand knit heavy pull- >  over. A 25c donation to the rent  fund entitles you to a ticket  '_f  GIBSONS  LEGION HALL  REGULAR ADMISSION  AT THE DOOR  ��� EXTRA DRAWS ��� EXTRA CARDS ��� EXTRA PRIZES  Including CHOCOLATES and GIFT CERTIFICATES  ALL GAMES $10 or OYER ��� 10th GAME (three lines) $5, $10, $25     V  20��h GAME $500, 50 Calls ��� $250, 52 Calls ��� $100. 53 Calls  THURSDAY, DEC. 21 - 8 p.m.  GIBSONS WELFARE FUND  Traction at a fraction of the price  you'd expect to pay!  "Town & Country" WINTER TREADS  An unbeatable buy! Same tread designas brand new "Town &  Country" winter tires. "Triple-Action Traction" pulls you through  snow that bogs down ordinary winter retreads. Only the finest  safety-inspected casings used.  EXCHANGE  NEW SIZES 7.75:15 ��� 7.75:14  Similar savings, on whitewalls and other sizes  Look for the Quality Tread Medallion  when you buy. It's your guarantee! of top quality retreading.  Only those retread shops using  Firestone materials and factory-  methods can apply this red and  white Medallion to their tires.  All Firestone winter treads carry a 12 month  ROAD HAZARD GUARANTEE  plus Lifetime workmanship and material guarantee  SAVE MONEY on new  "Town & Country" tires too!  2 ^ 52b90exchange  GUARANTEED TO GO OR WE PAY THE TOW  GIBSONS SHELL SERVICE  MARINE  &   SCHOOL  ROAD,   GIBSONS ��� Ph.   886-2572 A frightening experience  4       Coast News, Dec. 14, 1967;  Two Campbell River divers  had a frightening experience  one afternoon recently while  skindiving off Shelter Point for  fish.  Verri Totten and Bob Green  found themselves confronted by  four killer whales; The men 'estimated the whales were up to 30  feet in length with <_orsal fins  five feet high.  Both divers had close calls  with the whales, known also as  blackfish, when they came to  within five or ten feet of them  while they were trying to reach  their floats. Luckily the whales  were more interestd in a.small  seal close by and ate it instead  of the men. -  Wives and families watched  helplessly on the beach as the  whales churned the water close  to the divers.  After the herd (pod) of whales  had passed the men braved the  waters once more but the usually plentiful supply of fish had  all disappeared into caves and  crevices.  The men, both members of  the Tiderippers clulb, say they  are still ���quivering over that  close call.  Representing���  MONTREAL  LIFE  INSURANCE  COMPANY  JULIE ANDREWS charms the seven Von Trapp children in her  bedroom during a severe thunderstorm. The scene is from "The  Sound of Music" the. Academy-Awardrwinhing attraction which will  be the featured holiday attraction at the Twilight Theatre Dec. 26  to Jan. 1.  Roberts Creek News  Father, YOU CAN GUARANTEE your family the horrie  of your choice. Our MORTGAGE PROTECTION PLAN is  designed to protect your family.''. . to give them, if you die,  what you plan to give them if you live ��� a HOME free and  Box 566,-Gibsons, Phone 886-2000  clear of debt.  For more information, call  E. L. (Ed) Butler,  (By MRS. M. NEWMAN  Mrs. E. J. Shaw, Grand Representative of New Brunswick,  was honored at a novel party  after the OES meeting adjourn-  ed on Thursday night and following ah addenda in the Chapter room. The Worthy Matron,  Mrs. V. Franske, had gone to  considerable lengths to have the  banquet room decorated in a  New Brunswick theme, import-"  ing maps and advertising folders, tartans and pictures, and  guests were presented "with lapel  pins made of the tartan with  picture lobsters attached.  Several   members    of   other  chapters attended, including  Grand Chapter and Grace Chapter, Powell River.  Mrs. W. Rankin delighted the  guests with a showing of pictures which she took on a trip  to the Maritimes and which she  narrated so vividly.  SCHOOL DISTRICT No. 46 (SECHELT)  RURAL AREA "B"  The results of the election for three School Trustees for a  two-year period commencing on January 1st, 1968, are as  " ��� follows:.:;"������..���  Votes Received  A Roberts Creek Parents'  Auxiliary executive meeting  took place at the home of the  vice-president; Mrs. Stan Rowland on Dec. 4.  Plans were made to assist  Santa Claus when he visits the  school with his pack sack of  goodies at the end of next week.  The travelling basket might  be on its way to you and when  it comes the idea is to buy some  of its contents and add some  more; money to go to the auxiliary.  UNICEF cans this year  brought in over $50 in this dis  trict.   Next   auxiliary  will be held. Jan. 2.   ���  meeting  Name  AIM0MD, Harry J.  CRAMER, James Arthur  DOUGLAS, Donald Gardner (E)  HORVATH, Joseph Roger  HOUGH, Norman Harold (E)  KITSON, Sheila Adeline (E)  106  52  154  126  133  132  The doll being raffled by the  Roberts Creek Hospital Auxiliary at the 10-12 coffee party  on Dec. 15 at the Legion Hall is  becoming the best dressed girl  in town, with several members  working on her wardrobe. A  novlety stall will have much to  offer and the home cooking will  be at the usual high level.  Mrs. Wm. B. Davidson, of  Beach Avenue, has as her guests  her brother, Mr. Dick Ellis, arid  Mrs. Ellis, from Einistino, Sask  who will spend the Christmas  season with her.  JOAN B. RIGBY,  Retuming Officer  'nau^m-teds"  ���������������  ���������������  EN!  We'll be pleased to  Christmas wrap  your Gifts  ���������������  ���������������  ...m.  ���������������  ��� ������������  ���������������  ���������������  Beautifully Styled ���Colors Galore  HOLIDAY DRESSES  Beautiful Styled ��� Colors Galore  in Sparkling 'Lurex' and beaded  A  SMALL DEPOSIT HOLDS  YOUR   SELECTION  ���������������  ��� �����������  Choose from these lovely and useful  SWEATERS ��� SKIRTS ��� BLOUSES  SLIMS - SLIPPERS ��� HOSIERY ��� PEGN01RS  and many other gifty items  4��  ���������������  �����������������  THRIFTEE DRESS SHOP  " '   I    ; '  at Gibsons ��� right alongside the Bank ��_ Montreal ���Ph. 886-9543  |j $!$?$!*?#|$|��{*!��!0!��iCW��?^  ���������������  ���������������  ��� ������������  ���������������  42*  ��� �����������  ���������������  ��� ������������-  The Corporation of the Village of Gibsons .Landing  STATEMENT OF POLL  Taken at Village Hall December 8 and 9, 1967    :i  Chairman  Feeney, Frederick O.  Hodgson, Wes. B.  Commissioners  Crosby, Kenneth A.  Dixon, Gerald W.  Drummond, James H. G.  School Trustee  Lahonte, Agnes M.  Ranniger, Richard H.  Volen,  Charlotte M.  286 Declared elected  141  286 Declared elected  264 Declared elected  163  160  Declared elected  143  102  Referendum -���Village Name Change  Yes���320 No���106        Declared Passed  December 9, 1967,  Gibsons, B.C.  F. JEAN MAINIL,  Returning Offlicer  We'll be Glad to Tkae  Ybit TREE Order NOW  Choice-of Fir, Spruce, Ciedar . ... . fresh .cut, specially  selected ��� and delivered right to your door *  Call 886-9658 or 885-2039  DEMOLAY XMA* RAFFLE  Win a CHRISTMAS HAMPER or CANDY HOUSE  Tickets on Sale at Gibsons and Sechelt Stores.  Mount Elphinstone Chapter  ORDER OF DEMOLAY  CROSSWORD  +  ����� '. ���.   By A. C. Gordon  ACROSS  1 - Flower-weed  7 - A celebrity  9 -Abraham's  birthplace  10 - Nursing  degree  12 - Accomplished  athlete  13 - Preposition  14 - Distance unlts  15 - Be Indebted  16 - Italian river  17 - Plnldsh-red  18 - Type of canine  20 - Word suffix of  comparison  21 - Lattn "and"  23 -Toridicule  24 - Fragrant resin  26 - Perform  27-Varnish  Ingredlent-  28 - Taunting:  exclamation  29 -Roman 99-  30 -Epic poem by  Homer-  31-To engage In a  snowy sport  32 - Blood factor  33 - Male nickname  34 - Tree  36 - Meadow  38 - To diminish  little by Hole  40 - Male nickname  41-Dance step  43 - Forms spirals   '  44 - Preposition  45 - Mrs. Swan  46 - Greek letter  47 - larent  48 - Upright pole        (  49 - Stupefied with  astonishment  ��� DOWN  1 - Fictitious name  -    of a fictitious John  2 - Indefinite article  __________________  E_____[_J   _3i__   DEI   ft  !   ElEQ   l_-H   EEHEE  (3K.E1   BE   BEDB   l_i  m   EEOEl   Q__QE_       ___J  GJEI      UfiiH   {_JE_|]!ijli  so ama bee edj  iQIE__E-O-0   lilUlll       ____  __l_]  3   EBEE   HEJ   SUfflra  BEUBDlH   he   SHE  a _a_a him lumuw  !__a__BS__L_iEE  3 -Twosome  4 - Erbium (chem.)  5 - Eye part  6 - Merely  7 - Important ruling  ,    8 - Freezes  11-Big birds  13 - R e -Invlgorator  14 - Some can make  a mountain out  of this!  15 - Compliance  16 - Promenaders  17 - Jn reference (abb.)  19 - In the same place  (Latin abb.)  20 - Arabian prince  22 - Related  25-Beholdl  27 - Musical note  28-Allright!  31 - Samarium (chem.)  35 - Legislative Elocution (ahb.)  37 - Mimics  38 - Speak shrilly  39 - Landed  40 - Indefinite article  42 -Insect  44 - Simpleton  45'- Dull sound of  footsteps  47 -Musicalnote  48 -Ifcqnouji      , icatioiis necessary for new set>tic tanks  Before septic, tanks of sewage disposal systems are installed an application (Form  P.H. 134) must be completed,  signed and returned to the medi  cal health officer.  Following receipt of the application the inspector will ex  amine the site and if satisfactory will issue the applicant a  permit (Form P.H. 135) .to construct a septic tank or sewage  disposal  system.  No site inspection will be carried out until the application has  been submitted.  Construction of the septic  tank system may not be started until1 a permit has been issued.  Following completion of the  . entire system it must Tbe left  uncovered and the Public Health  Inspector notified/ He will inspect the completed 7 installation and will, if it passes inspection, issue an approval  form (P.H7 136). The installation may not be covered Over  until that.form is issued.  A septic tank may have two  compartments. The capacity of  a septic tank with two compartments, is the total liquid capacity of both compartments. The'  liquid capacity of the first compartment shall Ibe equal to one-  half to two thirds the total septic tank capacity. The, capacity  of a  siphon, of. pump compart-  Razors Edge Barber Shop  and MEN . HAIR STYLING  on Marine Drive at Bus Stop ��� Gibsons  MEN'S HAIRCUTS  $2 ��� CHILDRENS  $1.25   (Sat.  1;50)  PENSIONERS $1.25 (Sat. $1.50>  Dave Maw, Proprietor  OPEN  FRIDAY  till  & p.m. ��� CLOSED  WEDNESDAYS  wouldn't  chan  it-for  world  When you make a beer that's enjoyed in  over 60 countries Jt*s got %o be goocL  .s  ment shall not be included as  part of the septic tank capacity.  Where a siphon or pump is  installed, the liquid capacity of  the siphon or pump compart-  . ment shall be sufficient to fill  all drainage pipes of the absorption field between one-half and  three-quarters full at each discharge.  A septic tank shall be watertight and constructed of concrete or other materials not  subject to corrosion or decay.  A  concrete  septic tank shall  be designed, reinforced and constructed) in accordance with the  concrete   design   provisions   of  . the National Building Code, 1965  The minimum wall thidbness  of a precast concrete septic  tank shall be 2Yz inches.  Every filhreglass septic tank  shall be designed and construct- .  ed in accordance with Canadian  Government Specification Board  41-OP-18, and the authority having jurisdiction shall not issue  a permit for the installation of  a fibreglass1 septic tank until  the manufacturer thereof has  submitted evidence . satisfactory  to the authority having jurisdic-  t.on that "the septic tank complies with the above requirement.  Means of access shall ;be pro-  videa for each compartment of  a septic tank. Access openings  shall have a minimum inside dimension of 20 inches and shall  be provided with covers. Clean-  out openings with covers or  plugs shall be provided for the  inlet and outlet devices..  "Inlets and outlets shall be baffled or otherwise controlled to  provide a "quiescent flow. Tees  miay be used instead of baffle  walls. The inlet and outlet baffle or tee shall extend to a distance below the surface of not  less than 25 percent nor greater than 40 percent of the maximum liquid depth of the compartment. The inlet and outlet  baffles or tees shall extend  above the liquid line a minimum  distance of 10 percent of the  maximum liquid depth in the  compartment.   A   1-inch   space;  system or oDher system of effluent disposal approved in accordance with the provisions of  Division (8).  A septic tank shall be located  not. less than 50 feet from a  source of potable water; 3 feet  from a parcel boundary; 3 feet  from a building.  Where the ground water table  or high water mark of any body  ^ of water or water source is less  than 4 feet below ground surface at anytime or where less  than 4 feet of porous soil is available, or where any other conditions' arise making the use  of a septic tank and regulation  tile field disposal system unacceptable, alternate sewage  disposal systems are to be used.  Anyone of the following alternate sewage disposal systems  may be considered for approval;  upon receipt of two detailed  copies of plans and specifications showing all necessary dimensions, distances, etc., along  with a completed application  form P.H. 134.  Addition of sufficient porous  topsoil to ensure ��� a total depth  of at least 4 feet of porous soil.  This must cover an area of a  minimum size of 44' x 16' to pre-  mit the installation of a satisfactory septic tank and disposal field.  Water tight holding tanks, the  contents of which may be pumped out and disposed of at an  approved location.  Cribbed seepage pits where  soil and local conditions permit.  Instant disposal systems, or  equivalent in conjunction with  an approved disposal system  for all other household wastes.  Septic tanks and effluent discharge to the sea through a  well anchored sealed pipe which  must be cast iron from the Thigh  water mark to beyond the low  tide level. This system will not  be considered where contamination of the sea water is of any  health significance.  Other systems proposed will  be considered on their merit  and 'proven ability to. function  satisfactorily   as   a   method   of  shall  be  left  above  the  baffler rcrsewa'ge disposal.  or tee. The inlet shall be at  least 2 inches above the level of  the outlet. The maximum liquid  depth shall be not less than 3  feet. Scum storage capacity  above the liquid line shall be  equal to or greater than 15 percent of the liquid capacity.  The septic-tank elevation must  be such as to permit "a minimum  fall of one-eighth inch per foot  in the building sewer.  A septic tank shall be connected to  a  ground absorption  Other regulations cover alternate methods of disposal, mini-  mums for types of dwellings  based on the number of" bedrooms and for larger units other  than single dwellings and duplexes. There are also regulations covering the drainage  field,.concerning soil tests which  must be made before a permit  is issued. This information can  be obtained from the authorities who have jurisdiction over  the sewage regulations.  f (fasten your seat belt)  Published In the Interests of Safe Driving by the  following Sunshine Coast Service Stations  and Automotive Dealers  This advertisement is not published.replayed "by. the Liquor Control Board why tin) Government of wSSSS.  ii  GIBSONS  GIBSONS SHELL STATION  WAL-VEN AUTO BODY  SUNNYCREST MOTORS  GIBSONS AUTOMOTIVE  KENNAC PARTS  SECHELT  SECHELT SHELL SERYICE  SUNSHINE COAST SERYICE  COPPING MOTORS Lfd.  BAPTIST SERVICES  Bethel Baptist, Sechelt and  Calvary Baptist, Gibsons, will  hold their annual Christmas  services on Sunday, Dec. 17. In  accord with past practice the  children of the Sunday School  will take an active part, offer-  in   their   songs,   readings   and  Coast News, Dec. 14, 1067.      5  poems as acts of thanksgiving;  Parents,   friends   and   visitors  are invited. At the Gibsons service at 9:45 a.m., a new pulpit  donated   by   a   friend   will   be  dedicated.  The  Sechelt service  will  be  at 11:15. ?  l    __i^_S^*- %__l% *    ___J" __tf* "***W      "___M_i." ^ V �� V^ -    i_Tlfc     ^   '"-_____s ^v-_-_     x* ���_" -    ' j___*  ^_a_r ______        ���_������_     ___*t__r        "���  ^%    .--r.--^.%   * vnV^ "���     ���_J^^_-_^_. %       J^m%t.   .-J^^^.    ^_^*_^ _r3  ^^*_P3r/w  ��V�� * --.���.*.%  GIBSONS, B.C. ��� Phone 886-7133  ' - /fa ' N   ><\     V^    I X\  ^��^&y ' ��� Verbal t  <S3P��  FREE  ESTIMATES  Last minute gift  with more interest  Give new  Bank of Montreal  6% six-year  Savings Certificates  in Merry Christmas  gift crackers  You pay only $7.35 for a $10.00 certificate,  maturing in 1973. Simple rate is 6% for a total  return of more than one-third in six years.  Make someone a happy investor this Christmas.  Give Bank of Montreal Savings Certificates in  merry Christmas wrappers from Bank of Montreal.  Wrappers available free in all branches.  _._  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 coast News, Dec. w, ,iw.    HELP WANTED (Cont'd)  WANTED  Dec. 23: Order of DeMolay,  Christmas Hamper and Candy  House Draw;  To rny many dear friends who  have been so kind to me, I extend my  sincere wishes  for a  Happy Holiday Season.  ���Eva Peterson.  As I am not sending cards this  year, through this means I extend to all my friends, Wishes  for a Happy Christmas and I  hope, that 1968 will bring Blessings and Good Health to you.  In lieu of cards I will support  my pet charity.  -^Lillian  (Mrs.  G.  T.)  Smith  DEATHS  KENNETT ��� On Dec 9, 1967,  Harry Kennett of Gibsons, B.C.  Funeral service Wed., Dec. 13  at 11:30 a.m. from the Family  Chapel of the Harvey Funeral  Home. Rev. H. Kelly officiating. Interment Seaview Cemetery.  SALLIS ��� On Dec 6, 1967, Jo-  seph Sallis of Halfimoon Bay,  B.C. aged 71- Survived by his  loving wife Vera; 1 brother,  William, Kelowna; 1 sister in  Chicago, HI. Funeral service  Tues., Dec. 12 at 2 p.m. from  the Family Chapel of the Harvey Funeral Home, Rev Canon  Alan Greene officiating. Interment Seaview Cemetery.  FLORISTS ,  Wreaths and sprays  Lissiland   Florists  Phone 886-9345  Gibsons.  FLOWERS for all Occasions  ^Mfcer'* Flower & Garden Shop  Phone 886-2463, Sechelt 885-9455  HELPWAHTED  SCHOOL DISTRICT No.  46  (SECHELT)  A full time custodian will be  required, effective January 2,  1968, for Roberts Creek Elementary School. Starting salary-  will be .$37tt;r:pi|^;.:v-ttbhth;:;;ri^Iiftg-  to $381 after /successful completion of a three-months' probationary period, with two further  increases at yearly intervals to  a maximum of $404. Minimum  of Grade 7 education is required. Previous experience in janitorial or custodial work in  school districts, other institutions or in industry is desirable.  Under the direction of the custodial foreman, the applicant  will be responsible for cleaning of school buildings, checking and reporting on services,  and security of building during  working hours. Those interested  should send written applications  to Mr. P. C. Wilson, Secretary-  Treasurer, SD. No 46 (Sechelt),  Box 220, Gibsons, B.C.  SCHOOL DISTRICT No.  46  (SECHELT)  A typist is required for the  School District Library. Applicant will be required to work  two days each week, schedule  to be arranged. Applications  should be submitted to the Secretary-Treasurer, School District No. 46 (Sechelt), Box 220,  Gibsons, BX..  SCHOOL DISTRICT No. 46  (SECHELT)  A full time custodian is required for Gibsons Elementary  School starting January, 2 196S.  Starting salary will be $411 per  month, rising to $425 after successful completion of a three-  months' probationary period,  with two further increases at  yearly intervals to a maximum  of $456. Minimum of Grade 7  education required; trades experience or training helpful.  Experience as a school district  janitor desirable but experience  in janitorial or custodial work  in another institutional system  or industry would be acceptable. The applicant will be responsible, under the direction  of the custodial foreman, for  security of the school building,  ensurance that the utility services and heating are functioning, and reporting services re  quiring repair, cleaning of  school premises and direction of  janitor and sweeper staff in  cleaning work, collection and  disposal of refuse and waste and  minor and simple ^repairs to  building and equipment. Those  interested should send written  applications to Mr. P. C. Wilson  Secretary-Treasurer, S.D. No.  46 (Sechelt) Box 220, Gibsons,  B,C.  Electrolux (Canada) Limited requires, a salesman for Gibsons  and Sechelt Peninsula area. Apply in writing to 1459 W. Broadway, Vancouver.  WORK WANTED  Baby sitter available for Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve.  Phone 886-9327.  Dressmaking and alterations.  Muryl Roth, 886-7006.   Cabinets built, alterations, finishing, kitchens, basements, etc  Expert workmanship. Plans  drawn. Ed Armstrong, 886-2286.  Handyman, cabinet maker.  Saws and scissors sharpened,  reasonable. Phone Bill, 886-9902.  Professional painting, promptly.  Interior and exterior. Phone  386-2381.  Alterations and light sewing.  Tla Lockhart, 886-2353.  For your painting, interior  and exterior, and paper hang-  ;ng, phone David Nystrom,  886-7759.  MISC. FOR SALE  28' hull, $1?5, or swap for smaller boat or rototiller. Walt Nygren Sales Ltd., Phone 886-9303.  Lady's ice skates complete with  blade protectors/boots 6^6, $8.  Skis and sticks, $8. Offers. Ph.  886-9969  Used oil heater, $10. Phone 886-  7149.  Christmas baby budgies, $3 ea.  Chief's Avaries, Selma . Park.  Phone 885-9491.  Double bed with mattress, $120.  Phone 886-2103.  19 inch Admiral portable TV  1 year old, stand, excellent  condition  $100.   Phone  886-9862.  ". ELECTROLUX  SALES  &  SERVICE  for  Giibsons & Sechelt Area  GORDON HEWITT  Gibsons, B.C.  Ph. 886-2817  GIFT SPECIALS  Rods, reels, tackle, electric  knives, irons, waffle makers,  frypans, Stanley tools. The 'best  stock of Timex and other makes  of watches and clocks, and  many, many more priced below  list for Christmas.  Earl's  in  Gibsons  886-9600  8"-9" table saw. Must be in  good shape and reasonable for  cash. Box 1032, Coast News.  Single 70 diving tank, $60. Can  be seen at Walt Nygren Sales,  Gibsons, 886-9303. Britt Varcoe.  2 wav radio, channels 11 and 22  6 volt, 220. Fair price $55. At  Gibsons Electric, 886-9325. Britt  Varcoe.  Murray's Pet Shop Xmas Specials: Budgie and cage, $9.95;  Canary, cage and cover set,  $19.95; aquarium complete with  pump, filter, light, etc, $19.95;  $5 purchase entitles you to  draw for $10 gift certificate.  Next to Ken's Fo'odland. Phone  886-2919.  Good clean sand and gravel, $1  per yard at pit. R. W. Vernon,  Phone 886-2887.  See our. large selection of wedding invitations and announcements at the Coast News, i  BICYCLES! ! ! ~  Parts, Repairs and Accessories  New and Used      ' ,  All Makes  Call Anytime 886-2123  SPORTING GOODS        ~  Hardware jand 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.  U&ed furniture, or what have  you? Al's Used Furniture, Gibsons.  Phor.e 886-9950.  Used electric and gas ranges,  also oil ranges. C & S Sales. Ph.  885-9713. Sechelt.  New, used and reconditioned  chain saws and outboards. All  makes and models.  CHAIN SAW CENTRE  .Sechelt, Phone 885-9626    <  Set   of  men's golf  clubs.7 Box ';  1031, Coast News.  LOST  Diamond out of ring, vicinity  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre,  Dec. 9. Finder" will receive suitable reward. Phone 886-2737.  PETS  Pedigreed miniature poodles,  black, male and female. Inquiries 886-9532,  ANNOUNCEMENTS  Aiconolics Anonymous, Post Of^  /ice Box 294. Sechelt. Phone  8R6-9876  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.  We buy beer bottles. 25c doz.  brought to property, 20c if we  collect. Pratt Road Auto Wreckers, Chaster Road, Gibsons. 886-  9535.  COMPRESSED AIR  SERVICE FOR  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.  PEDICURIST  Mrs. F. E. Campbell  Selma Park, on bus stop  885-9778  Evenings by appointment  BOATS FOR SALE  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.  FUEL.  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  Alder, stove and fireplace \ ood  for  sale.   Phone  886-9861.  FOR RENT  Self-contained waterfront suite  $65. Stove and fridge. Phone  112-985-2480.  Single housekeeping room. Apply after 11 a.m. Mrs. Gosden,  at rear of 1749 Marine,  3 room view; cottage with stove  and fridge, centre Gibsons. Prefer bachelor or elderly x couple.  Available now, reasonable rent.  Phone 886-7756.  New    self-contained,    separate)  entrance   suite,   on  waterfront  Beautiful view and good beach.  Ideal for one or two. Available  Dec. 8. 886-2887.  3 room cottage. Phone 886-9661  or 886-7414.  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  CONSTRUCTION  Everything tor your  building needs  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Sechelt.  Phone 885-228?  PROPERTY FOR SALE  Gibsons waterfront lots available. Phone 886-2466.  ROBERTS CREEK ��� Hall Rd.  Choice 1 acre -with 3 room  house, bathroom, oil space heater, rock gas stove. Immediate  possession. $3,650 full price,  $850 down and $60 per month at  7V6% int. 1st house south of  Anglican Church Hall on Hall  Road. Mrs. Metcalfe, 298-5125  or 939-7311.  Block Bros. Realty Ltd.  401 North Rd., Cotruitlam,  New Westminster, B.C.  SUNSHINE COAST REAL ESTATE  EWART McMYNN  REALTY & INSURANCE  OFFICE  PHONES  886-2166 and 886-2248  Country home on almost 4  acres, permanent well, pressure  system, three bedroom's, 18 x 13  ft. living room with roman-tile  fireplace on rose-wood- panel-  lea wall: Just under 1200 sq.  ft. floor space; A/oil furnace,  etc. Aibout 2 acres' cleared.  Blacktop road, close to shopping  and post office $13,250 full price.  Finishing required.  $5,000 down will give possession of a sound, warm home, on  landscaped view lot, one bedroom and sewing room on main  floor, space for two bedrooms  upstairs. Utility in part concrete basement. $12,000 full  price, balance most reasonable.  Excellent waterfront property, with two bedroom home (furnace heated), ancL cottage j sheltered moorage, grounds, nicely  developed: $25,000 <��� full price,  some terms if necessary.  Holiday home, 24 x 26 ft. on 1  acre view land with 300 ft. road  front, overlooking Malaspina  Strait: $3000 down, balance at  $60 monthly. You can't miss.  E. McMynn        886-2500  Do Wortman      886-2393  J.   Warn 886-2681  Box 238, Gibsons, B.C.  Gibsons -~ Sparkling single bedroom bungalow on spacious lot  Large panelled living room,  modern kitchen, Pembroke bath,  Village water. Carport. Reasonable at $7,500. Terms.  Gibsons ��� Good residential lot    1  in the village. AH available services.   D.P.   $500,   balance   at  $40 per month  Gower. Point ��� Five acres, approx three cleared, landscaped.  Good well and new pressure  system. Well kept bungalow and  guest house. Short distance from  Giibsons. D.P. $8,000, F.P. $17,-  500-  Roberts Creek ��� Only three lots  left in the subdivision. Close to  good beach. Excellent buy at  $825 each.  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  CHARLES ENGLISH Lfd.  Real Estate and Insurance  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  GIBSONS.  B.C.        Ph.  886-2481  GOWER   POINT  Choice view residential lots,  cleared, good water. Yz acre or  more view lots near good beach  Ideal for summer homes or investment. Terms, or discount  for cash. R. W. Vernon, 886-2887  One   semi-waterfront  lot,   Hopkins Landing. Phone 886-2466.  FREE XMAS DRAW  CAN   YOU   GUESS  The  number of sweets to fill  the bowl. Come in and try your  luck.  DRAW WILL TAKE PLACE  DECEMBER 23  K. BUTLR REALTY  & Insurance  Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 886-2000  UNDERWRITING LIFE  & MORTGAGE INSURANCE  Representing  MONTREAL  LIFE INSURANCE Co.  TEKOEtS  NOTICE  TO GENERAL CONTRACTORS  Sealed tenders are invited, for  the construction of a building  for Sunshine Coast Senior- Citizens' Society at Sechelt, BjC.  Tenders will be received until  3:00 pm. Friday; January 5,  1968 at the 7 offices of Underwood McKinley Cameron Wilson & Smith* 612 Clyde Avenue,  West Vancouver, BjCY  A certified cheque or ibid bond  amounting to 5% of the bid  must accompany the tender.  Plans, specifications and form  of tender may be obtained at  the offices of Underwood Mc?  Kinley Cameron Wilson & Smith  on deposit of twenty-five dollars,  ($25.00). ���  The lowest or any tender not  necessarily accepted.  SUNSHINE COAST REGIONAL DISTRICT  BYLAW No. 9. Pender Harbour Garbage Disposal Special;  Service Area, Bylaw 1967: ..���:'  BYLAW No. 10, Secnelt Garbage Disposal Special Service;  Area Bylaw 1967  BYLAW No. 11. West Howe Sound Garbage Disposal Special  Service Area Bylaw 1967  SUBMITTED TO OWNER ELECTORS DECEMBER 9th 1967  STATEMENT OF POLL  YES NO RJE9ULT  BYLAW No.  9  53  74  FAJ_��_EI>  BYLAW No.  10  215  62  ASSENT RECEIVED  BYLAW No.  11  170  47  ASSENT RECEIVED  December 11th, 1967  Charles- F. Gooding  Returning Officer  COAST NEWS WANT ADS ARE REAL SALESMEN  Phone 886-2622 up to 3 p.m. Tuesday for insertion. Enjoying a chat prior to the  ball of the Association of Professional Engineers of B.C. at  Victoria's stately Empress Hotel on Saturday,r Dec. 9, were  'GibsonsresidentsMr. and Mrs.  Harold Lynum (right) and the  Association's new president,  Dudley Godfrey and Mrs. Godfrey of Victoria. The ball climaxed the association's 48th  annual convention.  GIBSONS HOSPITAL  AUXILIARY  have baby sets, corsages  and aprons for sale  Call Mrs. Jean Wyngaert  886-9340  Sunshine Coast Highway  Gibsons"  In the beautifully decorated  Community Hall at Port Mellon, more than 140 members of  the staff of Canadian Forest  Products, their wives and  friends, joined in the fun and  festivity of the season at a  hearty smorgasbord and dance  last Saturday evening. Among  the out of town guests were Dr.  and Mrs. R. F. Patterson, G.tiVL  Howe Sound Pulp Division; Mr.  and Mrs. Arnold Smith, manager labor relations, Canadian  Forest Products and Mr. and  Mrs. C. B. Davies, former resident manager.  Mr. and Mrs. E. C. Sherman,  resident manager, were hosts  and complimented the committee in charge of arrangements,  paying tribute to Mrs Gladys  Booth for a delightfully artistic  and effective j ob on the decorations throughout the hall.  Ernie Hume as the able Mas-'  ter of Ceremonies, kept the  program at full fun tempo. The  highlights were several uproarious skits by staff members.  The evening wound up with a  dance, the music provided by  George Smail and his Vancouver orchestra.  Brian's Pizzas  Everybody says they're  The GREATEST!  Piping Hot and Delicious from  our New 700 deg. Oven  SMALL 75c & $1  MED. $1.40 fo $1.80  Your Choice of: SALAMI -- PEPPERONI  GREEN PEPPERS, with onions and Cheese     -  _��i��!fF��K!geectecicicEeeM^  to all our good Customers may you  have a bright  Jtlerrp CfcrtetmasS  and all the best in the  Jlappp Jlcto ^ear  COME IN TODAY & ENJOY A PERFECTLY  SCRUMPTIOUS   PIZZA   at���  BRIAN'S DRIVE-IN  ..Across from High School ��� Sunshine Coast Highway  GIBSONS ��� Ph. 88G-2433  SecheltQAPhave par%  Hungry and enthusiastic members of the Sechelt O.A.P. numbering 108  met at the Legion  Hall   Dec.   7   for  their   annual  Christmas   dinner   and   party.  The /Christmas   tree   provided  through the courtesy of the B.C.  Hydro, and the hall were dec-,  orated by Mrs.  W. McGregor, 7  Mrs.   Loren   Shaw,   Mrs.   Don  Caldwell and Mr. Wm. Baker.  Firth while the bonbons, which  made such a show of color on  the  tables,  were  made  up by  The ingenious candle and  poinsettia arrangements on the  tables were made by Mrs. Ben:  the Sechelt and Wilson Creek  Girl Guides. '        7  Grace was said by Canon A.  Greene,  after  which i a  turkey  dinner with  all the trimmings  was served by the W.A. to St.  Hilda's Church, with Mrs. Stan  Bryant as convenor. When the  tables had been cleared away,  the old timers were treated to -;  an excellent program of enter-7  tainment.   The  Redwell  Ladies  Guild  presented   a   pantomime -  Hearts' and Flowers, with^Jahet)  Allen 7 making    a    spectacular  King Michael, ^with'.crown- and v  sceptre  and talk  of dimgebris  and  prison  towers; His  queen'  (Blanche McCrady) looking majestic   in    a   pink   bejewelled^  gown, played the guitar skilfully to soothe her'troubled husband. Princess Opal, VieLynds,  looked enchanting in a flowing  gown of blue trimmed with fur  and jewels. Olive Clear as Lord  Rich of Clear Castle and Mary  Tinkley as  bis  squire, . garbed  in tights and tunics :xwith plum-,.  ed hats, contested the hand of  the   Princess. Vylb   Wilkinson  who  made  a formidable Lord  Chancellor "and Madge Hansen  (taking the part of Messenger  at 24 hours notice) gave a most  creditable    performance.    The  singing was led by Mrs. Eric  Prittie and Mrs. Herb Stocbwell  with   a  very   able   accompaniment by Mrs. Edna CaMck on  the piano.  Mr.  Charlie Brookman, who  has an inexhaustable'repertoire  of recitations^  gave .a Tparticu- ..."  larly   moving   recitation   entitled The Face oh -the Bar-Room  Floor, _y .,    "*'��� .7'  Then y came the Sunshine Songsters : with their program 7 of  Christmas songs 7 including \ an  inspiring rendition of The Holy  City with Mirs. Stockwell ��� as  soloist.      .'���'������"-' : T  There followed a play reading, under the direction of Mrs.  C .Critchell of an old European  play in a more serious Christmas vein. In Thirty Pieces of  Silver, the parts were read; by .  Mrs. Lorene Yates, Mr. Critchell, Canon Greene and Mr.  M. W. Bracewell with" sympathy and sincerity/  Area  Director  SUNSHINE COAST REGIONAL DISTRICT  ELECTION DECEMBER 9thf 1967  stat^entofM  "'Votes-,;  Result  A  TYNER, James H.  ���'���;' x  __a^ECTGE_D BY ACCLAMATION  B  POTTS,7 Gordon Arthur  RUTHERFORD,  Archie James  WATSON, Norman T.  24  70  52  ELECTED  <?  HUBBS, Harvey P.  PRITT_E, Eric Albert  112  v    14  E/UEXWE5D  D  GILKER, James Clif.  GORDON, Hugh Bernel  MacLEAN, Ian Norman  52  14  33  E__EC7TE_>  E  WEST, Frank J  X  _______CTE(D BY A<X3___\MATION  F  BRACEWELL, Vincent H.  WOLVERTON, J. Lome  21  64  KI.ECT-5D  December 11th, 1967  Charles F. Gooding  Returning Officer  To Gibsons Electors:  My deep thanks to you for your wholehearted  support at the polls.  Aided by Gibsons council I will endeavour to fulfill the obligation as chairman to your satisfaction.  Fred Feeney  , To our many good friends and all those associated in  the planning, construction and opening of our new shop last  Friday ��� our sincere thanks and appreciation for the many  xpressions of your goodwill and the many lovely gifts of  flowers.  Your good wishes serves to confirm our judgment in  taking this long step ���- the Crucil Building ��� as the new home  for the Tasella Shop.  Here in these bright, new, modern and more spacious  quarters, we pledge again to all the folks on the Sunshine  Coast, our promise to serve you even more effectively than  in our past association of 30 years here in Sechelt.  The New  CRISTANA CRUCIL  BILLIE  STEELE  CONNIE WILSON  TASELLA SHOP  Crucil Building, Cowrie St., Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-9331 Local workers favored  The versatility arid craftsmanship of local artisans is well  demonstrated by the workmanship that has gone into the display units, manufactured right  on the job for the Tasella shop's  new quarters in the Crucil  building which opened its doors  ��  VILLA  WINES  !vixL_i!  ��H��Mf*V  ��so delightful anytime!_  This advertisement is not published or displayed  ky the Liquor Control Board or by the Government  sf British Columbia.  to the public on Friday.   ,  Rather than go out of the  area for cupboards, counters  arid display units, Mrs. Crucil  stipulated all the work was to  be done locally. This was carried out accordingly and all interior fittings were designed and  constructed on the spot. Each  of the units is constructed of  birch with attractive mahogany trim, well in keeping with  the modern surroundings of Tasella Shop's new home.  Jack Morgan who was responsible for the erection of the  building and its interior fittings  had assisting him carpenters  Paul Harding, Grant Carswell  and Bob Mclntyre; Irvin Benner, .Albert Mallis, painters and  Tommy Handy, plasterer; Alex  Simpkins, clearing, excavation t  and concrete; electricians, Sim  Electric; plumbing, Peninsula  Plumbers; roofing, Mainland  Roofing, Vancouver. .  Mrs. Crucil, proud owner of  Sechelt's latest addition to its  growing business section, ex--  pressed herself as thoroughly  satisfied with the job throughout and gave particular credit  to Jack Morgan, contractor arid  builder and to all .those local  people associated in the project. She was particularly pleased with the progress and early  completion of the job.  FRED FEENEY  Elected Chairman  There's nothing quite like the wonderful  world of Esso warmth. It's a carefree  world of safe, dependable heat, available  to you whatever type of heater���space  heater, floor furnace or automatic furnace  <���you use. Ask your Imperial Esso Agent  about it today.  THERE'S A  WONDERFUL  WORLD OF WARMTH  WAITING  Y0Uf  m  SsSOOILHEATi  DAN WHEELER  IMPERIAL   ESSO  AGENT  Phone 886-9663  _~   nnnn   ^&  ALWAYS LOOK TO IMPERIAL FOR THE BEST (fcSSOj  . -    Coast New, Deo. .U. W.   ^^   GibsOUS  CHURU!FICES council seats  ANGLICAN  St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons  -     11:00 a.m:, Church School  11:15 a.m., Holy Eucharist  ,7:30 p.m., Evensong  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  11:00 a.m., Church School  3:00 p.m., Evensong  PORT MELLON  COMMUNITY CHURCH  % _-. 9:15 a.m., Matins  ,  .."*   St.   Hildai's,   Sechelt  18 a.m., Holy Eucharist   '  9:30 a.m., Church School  .   7:30 . p.m.   Evensong  St. Mary's Church,, Garden Bay  11.15 a,m., Holy Communion  Egmont  3 p.m., Holy Communion  UNITED  Gibsons  11  a.m..  Divine  Service  Rrtberts  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.  BAPTIST  CALVARY BAPTIST, Gibsons  Sunday service, 9:45 a.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  GRADING*  Sunday 9 a.m.  Preservice Worship  10 a.m. Church School  11 a.m. Morning Worship  7:00 p.m., Evangelistic Service  -Tues., 7 p.m., Classes  Fri., 7 p.m., Clubs, all ages  Rev. D; R. McLean  EVANGELICAL  - LUTHERAN CHURCH    -  Pastor  A.  Husted  Christensen,  First   Lutheran   Church,-  Vancouver  Selma Park Hall, 3 p.m.  Second and'fourth Sundays  each month  GIBSONSPEMTECOSTAL  TABERNACLE  - Member P.A.O.C.  ���������i-    .7     886-2027 7   .^ I  ;Highwaiy and Martin:\Road  Sunday School 9:4j_ a.m.  Morning Worship 11 a.m.  Evening Service 7:30 p.m.  Tues;/ Bible Study & Prayer  7:30 p.mi.   ^  Fri.   Clubs  &  Family Services  operate  ^ Our new- Prudential  Assurance Mito Rating  plan offers many money  n" Saving advantages.  Consult  J. H. G. (Jim) DRUMMOND  INSURANCE AGENCY LTD.  1545  Gower Point Road  GIBSONS -i Ph. 886-7751  KEN 'CROSBY  Elected to Council  ^mp5ji��wv"^iyi��i* W  -307 IMPROVE YOUR HOME DURING  ^CENTENNIAL YEAR!  LAWNCU  gives your yard a neat, trim  appearance while eliminating the  problem of edging your lawn. With  lafarge Cement, you can build curbs  easily, quickly and economically.  See your LAFARGE DEALER for  complete details and specifications  of curbs, walks, patios and other  home improvements.  '. ."*'  I i i  II * .t  ':i     i ..i .i. <)  .  i'1   '   .'" . ' ��'  i j   i't  i     i1  '! Ii  I" I  �� u  'I. ,'  ' ���j''     '.!.." V"  111'  Ml,  ;   ; CEMENT  MAKES HOME IMPROVEMENTS EASY!  u\    . i ii ii 'i m> in* *i ��'ii u j��i ��* 11 Vh ti> i  v GERRY DIXON  r    Elected to Council  BPW have  merry time  The Business and Professional Women's Clulb annual Christmas party at Ole's Cove Resort  on Tuesday, Dec. 5, drew a  good turnout despite the fact,  that some members stayed  home to cope with flood damage caused by the storm.  The Winnings once again served a smorgasbord which was  a highlight of the evening. Members welcomed as a guest Mrs.  Vera Collins who recently ar-  , rived, with her family, on the  Sunshine Coast from Ireland*.  As a result of President Mrs.  Helen Bathgate's preparation of  party games and prizes, much  fun was had by the members  who  also exchanged gifts.  During the business meeting  it was reported the UNICEF  Christmas cards are selling better than ever this year. There  is still a supply at Wigard's  Swing Centre in Sechelt and  more can be obtained from Vancouver.  ���   The clulb's raffle for a Christmas hamper will be drawn on  Dec.   19   at   Wigard's   Sewing  ; Centre. The hamper will be on  ; display in Sechelt until then.  Mrs. Jo Benjafield reported a  Future Secretaries club at Pender Harbour Secondary School  is planning a trip to Vancouver to tour a couple of large  'business establishments there  and will soon have a tour of  the local Bank of Montreal.  Dogfish *. marketable  The marketing assistance program for the catching and processing of dogfish on the West'  Coast will be continued in 1968.  This marketing assistance program, which was started last  year, is designed to test the  economics of a new industry-  . which could not only provide an  additional source of employment for B.C. fishermen, but  also reduce the number of dogfish off the West Coast of British Columbia, Jack Davis M.P.  ���reports.  This assistance payment will  be in the. form of the payment  to fishing companies of a maximum of 11 cents per pound on  the production of skinned dogfish flaps. Companies are required to pay fishermen a minimum of $50 per ton for round  fish or 13V_! cents per pound on  unskinned dogfish flaps on a  delivered basis for all dogfish,  purchased under this plan; 7*  >  A;total of $24,000 has been  provided and this will provide  for the production of approximately 200,000 pounds of dogfish flaps.  There is a ready market in  Germany for these flaps and  companies are also hopeful of  selling some of the skinned carcasses in the United Kingdom.  Companies wishing to participate in this assistance program '������ should contact the Department^, of Fisheries ^regional  office in Vancouver. -.:'���.'; ������'  Fishermen .wishing to participate should arrange \with a company for purchase of dogfish or  dogfish flaps before proceeding  to fishing grounds.  Freezer Bread  2c OFF ffi  20 loaves or more  Gel together with a friend  If you haven't storage room  in your freezer for this 20-  loaf offer ��� go in with a  friend and each take 10  loaves at a saving of 2 cents  per- loaf.  Gibsons Bakery  Gibsons & Sunnycrest Plaza  Phone 8S6-7441  Sechelt ���' Ph. 8S5-O900  If If s Electric Heating  Be sure to Consult us on  MARKEL  ELECTRIC BASEBOARD HEAT  Sold and Serviced on the Sunshine Coast by  McPhedran Electric  im  SUNNYCREST SHOPPING, CENTRE ��� GIBSONS  Phone 886-9689  COAST NEWS WANT ADS ARE REAL SALESMEN  Phone 886-2622 up to 3 p.m. Tuesday for insertion.  BY NANCY  GAYLORD  FASHION CONSULTANT JO THE 160 SINGER CENTERS IN CANADA,  If you would like to sew yourself a really elegant-looking dinner dress, consider the .: eyecatching appeal of decorator  cottons. Handsome cotton damask, basketweave cottons, sculptured looking jacquard weaves,  and petit-point cottons are a  few of the many interesting  fabrics to be found in decorator  piece goods) departments. Keep  in mind that decorator cottons  are often less pliable and require more skill to sew into a  garment than regular -piece  goods fabrics.  For back-to-school wardrobes  the most versatile loungeiwear  style may prove to be the sleep-  shirt with companion wrap  skirt.'A co-ed can sleep in the  knee-length shirt, and wrap its  matching skirt around her for  sports or even classes. The  lounge-sportswear outfits are  popular in tartan and madras  plaids. One classic sleepshirt  made of solid blue cotton has  madras elbow patches and a  matching madras wrap skirt.  Here's! a tip that may save  many hours of spring cleaning  xnext spring: A double thickness  of cheesecloth taped to the vents  of a forced-air heating system,  catches most of the oily film  which  would otherwise be  de-  . posited on your walls or drapes.  TASELLA SHOPPE  FOR YOUR YARDGOODS ��� Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-9331  GILMORE'S VARIETY SHOP   ...  SEWING NEEDS, BUTTERICK PATTERNS - Sertielt, Ph. 885-9343  D. G. DOUGLAS VARIETY & PAINTS  McCaU's Patterns, Laces, Remnants & Singer Supplies  Sunnycrest Plaza, Gibsons '��� Ph. 886-2615  HOWE SOUND 5, 10, 15 CENT STORE  ^or All Your SEWING NEEDS, SIMPLICITY PATTERNS  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-9852 -V.V.V.ViKW  Coast News, Dec. 14, 1967.  ���'.. MEASLES:^ ".    7 ^ >  It has been taken for granted for years that every child  sooner or later must have measles. In facty ainaosty all children in the past have at one  time or another had measles.  However, measles is a serious  disease and can cause death and  disability, according to the Canadian Medical association. Some  children develop severe pneumonia and have a difficult time  recovering. Occasionally a child  has a severe nervous 7 system  complication which leaves him  crippled for life. .;:���  Newly developed vaccines for  the prevention of measles have  THURSDAY  DECEMBER 14  8 p.m. Sharp  NO GAMES LESS THAN $10  20th Game - $100  1���5���10���15 will be good  neighbors at $2.50 each side  proven to bev.extremely effective. There areV two types of  vaccines: . the killed measles  vaccine and; the live measles  vaccine. At the present time  medical opinion favors the live  vaccine which has been treated  so that the virus which normally causes measles has been  weakened so it causes only a  very mild disease ���- a little bit  of fever, ^perhaps some headache^ a little cough. The child  gets the same protection he  would have after having had  the full-blown disease.  There are two forms of live  vaccine: One is combined with  gamma globulin in order to  minimize the symptoms that  might develop. Another form  of the vaccine is further weakened so that it does not require  the giving of gamma globulin  along with it.  The CvM.A. advises that  Measles vaccine should be given to children over the age of  nine months. In this way measles can be prevented. It is in-;  teresting that the >mUd,; modified measles induced by the  vaccine is non-infectious and  yet it produces the. same lifelong protection that the regular  disease produces.  "Guess what?"  You  Many thanks to the Votersrwhb suppwted me  during our election. During my two year term you  ���can be assured I will be doing whats best for Gibsons  and its people, proving myself worthy of your support.  Thank You,  K. A. CROSBY  ^  1NTH%  w  Call in or phone  COAST NEWS WANT ADS. A few  minutes spent scanning these ads  can pay off handsomely for you!  Looking to buy something, hire  somebody, rent a house, get a  job? The best place to find what  you're seeking fastest,  is in the  COAST NEWS  it  Phone 886-2622  It is well known that the west  coast has produced many fine  artists of international repute.  One of the most acclaimed in  his field is J. Fen/wick, Lans-  downe, whose accurate portrayal of Canadian bird life has  brought pleasure to many people here in Canada  For a number of years now,  Carling Breweries have commissioned an original work from  Mr. Lansdowne for use on their  annual Christmas card. This  year the subject of Lansdowne's  talented brush is . a pair of  Spruce Grouse. The - 'painting  will now join the other works  in the : Carling Conservation  Club collection.    .  Comedy, the king of entertainment, holds sway all week  at the Twilight Theatre. Heading the first of the comedy bill  is 'another in the series of the  rib-tickling Carry Oris: This  mirthful riot, Carry On Cleo, a  delightful spoof on the Burton-  Taylor box-office sensation. In  this one, Cleo starts her carryings on in Medieval England,  then to riotous Rome and ends  up in a heap in Egypt. _  The second part of the week  takes Bob Hope, Phyllis Diller,  Jonathon Winters, Shirley Eaton  and Jill St. John On The Lam  with all the excitement and fun  of former Hope pilgrimage pictures.!  -3. > y*^"  J".'  V.  1       f>    "       ,_r '   ft  _>    il '"i,i      rTi      t  \   x    ^^fty      .V/JA  ^������'^i___^-'^a  ^%    wv^w^vKaS_5S��>^_o^*w_^ .4?  X  <\ ���V^v>V.V-" ���  '*%$&?  HO-HO-HO-HERE COMES  To GIBSONS  , December 16th  SEE SANTA AT ONE OF THESE LOCATIONS  Bank of Montreal D. G. Douglas Variety & Paint  Marine Drive ��� Gibsons ��� 1 fo 4 p.m.  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre ��� 9 fo 12 noon  SPONSORED BY. THE MERCHANTS OF GIBSONS IN   CO-OPERATION WITH THE GIBSONS KINSMEN CLUB  feJr SEATS W  ROBERT WISE  I'KOUl'CTIoN  The Timid Soul  AV_3-TOt<��___SSIC'  RODGERS.,. HAMMERSTEIN'S   ;#|\;  .PRICES FOR THIS SPECIAL HOLIDAY ATTRACTION  Matinees ��� Adult: $1.50 Child:  90c      '������'���*  Evenings ��� Adult:  $2.00 Child:  90c  See local press for times arid dates  Every Ticket Holder guaranteed a seat  SHOWING ��� Dec. 26 to Jan. 1st. Inclusive  TWILIGHT THEATRE  Sunshine Coast Highway ���-^Gibsons  For Reservation phone 886-2827  COAST NEWS WANT ADS ARE REAL SALESMEN  Phone 886-2622 up to 3 p;m. Tuesday for insertion.  A GIFT TO PLEASE THE FAMILY  For a  Colorful  , More  Choose  from  our  wide  Selection  of  Cabinets & Consoles  We handle only the best acclaimed Nationally advertised  Color Television and Black and White .  .  .  Radios  .   .   .  Combinations  PHILLIPS ��� ZENITH ��� RCA VICTOR & FLEETWOOD  Choose the Set of Your Choice Today ��� in Time for all-.'  the Holiday Entertainment  NEVENS Radio & Television  SALES & SERVICE  Marine Drive Building ��� Ph. 886-2280  ELPHINSTONE HONORS  Elphinstone school Honors Society^ 1967-68,J First, Term:  Division H, Louise Johnston  2.8; Division III, Phil Reeves  2.2; Division IV, Deborah Dockar,'2.4; Division VI, Linda Price  2.1; Division VII, Dorian Greg-,  ory 2.7; Donna Nelson 2.3; and  Maureen Owen 2.1..  Honorable mention: Division  III, Pat Warn, 2.0; Division VII,  Karen Alsager 2.0; Bob Bennie  2.0 and Karen Enemark, 2.0;  Division X, Frances Finlayson,  2,0; :-:-y^:\--  Wife Preservers  Use the vacuum cleaner hose to  dean the inside of boots before  storing for the summer.  LLY'S  GARBAGE REMOVAL  .\).  Homage to a man  (By JULES A. 'MAINIL)  7 Some  eight  years   ago,   Bob  .Burns,  clerk of Gibsons Landing for a long time, had a stroke  ;    and died shortly thereafter  There is nothing biographical  about this, it is merely my personal  homage  to  the  man  he  ���was,   or   more   correctly,   the  man as I remember him Physically he, was large of frame, had  a well shaped head with- a rugged face on which lines of suffering were deeply etched.  He  had had various serious   accidents,  one  of which had  cost  him   a 4eg;   he  suffered' from  djabetes.  'He was a strong-willed man,  aJ determined man, refusing to  concede anything to either ailment or disability^ How well I  remember    seeing    him    walk  fipom  the old Municipaloffice  to the post'Office,  then to 7the  bank ' and).finally  back -to  his  office.   What   a   via   dolorosa  those walks must have been at  times,  but he saw his village,  and his village saw him.  In my dealings with him and  from my observations, I foun&  him a strict but far from rigid  :   administrator. He was forward  looking and progressive, yet economical. The lesson of the depression had not been lost on  him,   he  understood  very  well  indeed   that   there   are   fluctu-  .ations in the affairs of men and  7 that it is well to look to  the  morrow.  V The day after Bob suffered ?  his stroke council appointed me  clerk pro tern. What follows is  something I have wanted to say  for a long time. It is something  that I found unbelieveatole then  and still wonder at now. The  work in the office was completely up to date. The cash was in  exact balance, > all entries had  been made, all letters had been  dealt with, all ' unfinishdr business had been carried as far  forward as time and information permitted. ���  To people unfamiliar with municipal administration this may  seem ordinary; to the experienced, it seems little short of a  miracle.  About a month after his stroke  Bob died and;I succeeded him:  Digging into the job, I soon  realized that the easily observable good work of my predeces-  . sor was the least part of his  task: I found obedience to his  council but never subservience,  I found, a thorough knowledge  of his community, I found integrity and justice, I found a  profound concern for the Corporation of the Village of Giib-  . sons Landing and1 for all the  people living therein. Because of  the qualities /I found in .Bob  Burns and in his work, I decidr  ed very quickly indeed, that to  the best of my abilities,. I would  follow his general policies and  methods; a decision that I never once. regretted.  This  may sound  odd, I respected Mr. Burns from the first,  iHWUurau��mnuu\uuuuuuiiin\iiimummiiuiimuimiu\iiinmi)  WANT SOMETHING DONE!  You'll find to*-help yw need  in the directory  I only grew to love him long after he was dead. I d-d more, I  paid him the greatest compliment one man can pay another,  I tried to imitate him;  HOLIDAY PICKUP SCHEDULE  DECEMBER 24th LAST COLLECTION OF THE  YEAR UNTIL JANUARY 3rd  Thank  You Everybody  -mmm:if:mimii>:i>imim:iiiii:mmmimi��mm(imi)  ��m  ���������������  >��������  ������������  4��  fSf  .�������  *��  ..��������  '���������������  *��  U.m.  Jloltbap  pafcerp treats  Christmas  79��  lb.  Short bread  500 doz.  Cinnamon,  Stars  Lemon  Hearts  600 d._  Pies  750 each  Assorted  Christmas  Cookies  450 doz.  We've put our best efforts  into baking these deliicous  full-rich fruit cakes, dark,  light or white.  We'll decorate it if  desired  at no  extra cost  A  Gift for  that Special  Friend  1 lb. and up  $1.10  per lb.  FOR YOUR SPECIAL BAKING  REQUIREMENTS  Cakes, Holiday Cookies, etc.,  PLEASE PHONE EARLY  ��� ���������*  ��� ������*���  '4*5  ��� ���������"  4��  FOR CHRISTMAS  See our display of Special  imported European Candy  and Confections  4&  Petit Fours  $1bZO doz.  HENRYS BAKERY  NOW ON SALE AT OUR  THREE STORES  ��� ���������>  ��� ������������  4&  ��� ������������  4&  ���������������  4&  '4��  ���������������  GIBSONS BAKERY  Marine Drive  Ph. 886-2415  HENRY'S   COFFEE   BAR  & BAKERY  Sunnycrest Shopping  Centre  Ph: 886-7441  VILLAGE BAKERY  Sechelt  _ Ph. 8S50561  ��� **_�����_  fflWOTWJtljWMf^ E COAST DIRECTORY  ' .;  >'"V'V   '���'^''���^'-���-������., ":M:vi  use increasin  L & H SWANSON LTD.  Backhoe &  Loader Work  Cement Gravel,  Road Gravel,  Sand &.FJUT-.  Septic Tanks & Drain Fields.  Phone 885-9666 ,  LEN WRAY'S TRANSFER  Household Moving & Storage  Phone 886-2664 ��� R.R.1 Gibsons  JOHN HIND-SMITH  REFRIGERATION *��� and  MAJOR APPLIANCE SERVICE  Port Mellon to Pender Harbour  *   Phone 886-2231  .From 9  a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  Res. 886-9949  Wiring, Electric Heating  Appliance Repairs  ,  NICK'S ELECTRIC & APPLIANCES  Pender. Harbour  Phone 883-2516 evenings  R.R.1., Madeira Park  PENINSULA PLUMBING  HEATING & SUPPLIES  ((Formerly   Rogers  Plumbing)  on Sechelt Highway & Pratt Rd.  SALES   AND   SERVICE  Port Mellon ��� Pender Harbour  Free Estimates  Phone 886-9533  APPLIANCES  Radio, Appliance & TV Service  Live  Better Electrically  GIBSONS ELECTRIC LTD.  Authorized GE Dealer  Phone 886-9325     7  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Everything for your building  needs  Sechelt ~ Ph. 885-2283  .    ELECTRIC LTD.  Residential���Commercial  Industrial   Wiring  ELECTRIC  HEATING  SPECIALISTS  Gibsons ��� 886-9689  Serving   Port , Mellon   to  Pender Harbour  SIM ELECTRIC LTD.  ELECTRICAL   CONTRACTORS  SECHELT    "  Phone 885-2062  A. L RITCHEY  TRACTOR WORK  Clearing,  Grading, Excavating,   Bulldozing,   Clearing  teeth  FOR  RENTAL  Arches, Jacks, Pumps  Air Compressor,  Rock Drill  Concrete Vibrator  Phone 886-2040  At the Sign of the Chevron  HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  -MARINE SERVICE LTD.  Machine Shop  Arc  & Acty Welding  Steel   Fabricating  Marine Ways  Automotive & Marine Repairs  Standard Marine Station  Phone 886-7721  Res:  886-9956 ��� 886-9326  C-i-S SALES  For all your heating  requirements  Agents for ROCKGAS  PROPANE  Also Oil Installation  Free estimates  Furniture  Phone 885,9712  CHAIIHAW^CBmr���-  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     >  TWIN CREEK LUMBER  & BUILDING SUPPLIES LTD.  Phone 886-2808  Everything   for   your   building  ,'':..yy,,\ ': needs'.  Free Estimates  JpHNE COAST TRAILER PARK  __ttfe;w7c7 '".':;���  Ijwiie west of Gibsons on Hiway  -Roomy '^SLrMig^knty^f Water  Large recreation area  Bus passes pa��k site  Phone 886-9826  RICHARD F. KENNETT  NOTARY PUBLIC  GIBSONS,. B.C.  Phone:   Office 886-2481  I & S TRANSPORT LTD.  Phone  886-2172  Daily Freight Service to  Vancouver  Local pickup and delivery  service  Lowbed hauling  MURRAY'S GARDEN  & PET SUPPLIES  LANDSCAPING ��� PRUNING  Gower   Point   Road  Box 190 ��� Gibsons  Phone 886-2919  ROY&WAGENAAR  LAND   SURVEYING  SURVEYS  1525  Robson  St.  Vancouver, 5 Ph. 681-9142  '    Zenith 6430  Sechelt 885-2332  THRIFTEE DRESS SHOP  "WHERE  FASHIONS   START"  Your Foremost Ladies  Wear  .        Gibsons ��� 886-9543  SICOTTE BULLDOZING LTD.  ��� ROAD BUILDING  ��� LAND CLEARING  ��� ROAD GRADING  Phone 886-2357  NEVENS RADIO & TV  DEALER FOR  PHILIPS  ZBHTH  FLEETWOOD  RCA VICTOR  SALES & SERVICE  To all Makes  Phone 886-2280  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  GM FURNACE SERVICE  Box 65, Gibsons  Expert oil burner repair service  -i-'; ..'���' night or day  Phone 886-2468  0CEANSIDE FURNITURE  & CABINET SHOP  Custom   built  catiirietry   for  home and office  KITCHEN SPECIALISTS  R. BIRKIN ��� 886-2551  Beach  Ave., Roberts. Creek  SECHELT TOWING & SALVAGE  SCOWS       ���       LOGS  ��� LTD.  Heavy Equipment Moving  & Log Towing  Phone 885-9425  ��  EATON'S  "WHERET0-G0  TRAVEL SERVICE  Travel Agent for all your  Travel Needs  MARGARET  MacKENZIE  Sunnycrest Shopping Plaza  Gibsons ��� 886-2232  Head Office  515 West Hastings St., Van.  TASELLA SHOP  Ladies' ��� Men's ��� ��� Children's  Wear -r- 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  Have   your   garbage   removed.  Phone  KELLY'S  JL M^Mi(pJiCTI0N^  886-2283  Langdale to Roberts Creek  including Gower Point  EXCAVATIONS  foundations  frees removed  clearing & road bldg.  gravel, navvy & fill  A. Simpkins - 885-2132  BRICKLAYING  SEPTIC TANK PUMP  Anytime  Phone 886-2848  SHOP FflRLV  DAYS  LEFT  ilf you live . with- your spouse  and have an older teenage child  at home and have not spent  $302.70 in the past year oh beverage alcohol, then you are  . spending less than the average  adult British Columbian.  According to statistics prepared by the Alcoholism Foundation of British Columbia, the  average.adult in B.C. consumed 1.85 gallons of absolute alcohol ��� which, incidentally, is  above the national average.^ of  1.70 gallons. Statistics show that  between* 1954 and 1964 the per  capita consumption of alcoholic  beverages increased by 23.3%,  and shows no sign of levelling  off. So ��� how much booze is  enough?  .The misuse of alcohol is one  of the major causes' of the guilt  and despair which accompany  social, emotional and! economic  deterioration prevalent in our  society today. It has been estimated that there are approximately 28,150 alcoholics in the  province and that the incidence  is increasing. Between 1954 and  1964 the number of alcoholics  per 100,000 of the population in  Coast News  Phone 886-2622  B.C.  aged 20 years  and  older  increased by 28%.  Comparing the rate of consumption and the rate of alcoholism, one can see a positive  correlation between the two.  This is interpreted by some people to mean that alcohol is the  sole cause of alcoholism, and  although this statement is not  entirely true, it must be remembered that alcohol is a  drug.  More people have developed  a psychological dependency on  al'cohdl' than those who have developed a psychological' dependency on marijuana, and a few  of these have found alcohol as  physiologically addicting as  heroin is to the regular user. If  alcohol were newly discovered  today, it would be considered  a crude intoxicant capable of  causing total loss of control,  and would therefore be balnned  from public usage, for the sake  of protecting society in general.  Although there are other factors which must necessarily be  present before a person becomes an alcoholic, all the ans-,  wers to the question who is liable to succumb to this illness?  are not yet known. When looking at statistics from a public  health point of view, one realizes that increased per capita  consumption may mean increased loss of control ��� and' this is  the jumping off point where the  problem d-rinker begins to develop: In British Columbia today, alcoholism is not under  control ��� so, how much booze  is enough?  PUBLIC HEARING  Z0HIHG BY-LAW No. 81  Take notice that The Council of the Corporation of the Village of Sechelt will hold a Public Hearing at the Municipal  Hall,' Sechelt, at the hour of 7:30 p.m. on the 20th day of December 1967, under provisions of the Municipal Act, to consider a proposed revised Zoning By-law.   ' .  A copy of the Tproposed by-law may be inspected at the  Municipal Hall, Sechelt, during business hours, between December 12th and December 20t|i 1967.  fit  E. T. RAYNER, Village Clerk  This advertisement is not published or displayed by the .Liquor Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia.  gg"''1"  ���/���ffMS/S  with a  Deer  this  Coast News7 Dec7l4r 1967."    11  School vote  &>?A��v    '  'vr   ' *    -     '.�� - ��� -t Mm  (MRS. A. LABONTE  was elected to represent Gibsons municipality on the school  board. The Gibsons school board  vote was:  Labonte 160  Ranniger 143  Volen , 102  There were 26 rejected ballots  in this vote, most of them caused by the voter marking two  candidates for election. Only one  was required.  DON DOUGLAS  (Re-elected)  NORMAN HOUGH  SHEILA KITSON  Here are the vote results of  the six  candidates:  Douglas 154  Hough 133  Kitson 132  Horvath 126  Almond 106  Cramer 52  About 240 ballots were cast  out of a total resident electorate numbering more than 2,000.  Two years ago about 365 voted.  For a second term Don Douglas topped the Gibsons Rural  school board election poll WED.13; THUR. 14, <ERI. 15  at 8 p.m-  <$ms~  mum    ��flaw    chasms   x...  JAMES-WLUAMS-CONNOR-HAWTRB'-SIMS 1  ;s��     ^MAflus  OALE-BARRIE   ��� -. *  IN (COLOR  TWILIGHT THEATRE  8^&  SAT. 16, MON. 17, TUE. 18  at 8 p.m.  IfffflRrTOS  COt._mfcy)P*U*x*  BOB HOPE PHYLLIS DILLER  JONATHAN WINTERS SHIRLEY EATON  JILL ST. JOHN  For the Finest Gift  for the Woman  in ta Life  E & M BOWLADROME  :: Joan Whieldon topped the ladies with a triple 77$ and. single  of 335. Lprne ^Gregory 7fbrfvthe  mfen with 769 and Garry Boyce  with a single of 335. >  Ladies Coffee: Irene Rottluff  677- (240),-Violet Pennier 511,  Marg Peterson 599, Lorraine  Werning 645 (262), Therese Jenkins 571, Alice Day 655 (256),  ��� Darlene^ Maxfield 557. .'Hazel  Wright 639 (242), Iva Peterson  Ml). Phvllis Hoops 526,7 Dina  Wilson 537, Ann Johnson 610,  OA&), Doreen Crosby 540, Paulette Smith 537, Irene Jewitt  528. Marion Lee 588.  Gibsons A: Joan Whieldon 77(9  f335). Len Ellis 021 (255), Carol  McGivern 258, Orville Shogan  606. Freeman Reynolds 683  1295), Al Edmonds 602, Frank  Nevens 736 (317), Red Day 259,  Tnger Hansen 612 (258), Pat  Herman 637 (283), Ken Herman 605, Barbara Bates 247.  Teachers Hi: Red Day 669  269). Donna Jay 616 (262), Larry Farr 612 (261), Freeman Reynolds 640, Garrv DeMarco 247,  Garry Boyce 746 (335), Grethe  Taylor 665 (2��1), Al Williams  ?-53. Jack Lowden 250, Nancy  Phillips 616 (310).     '���..-,  Commercials: Jack Clement  606, Pearl Feeney 608, Murray  Crosby 651 (243), Phyllis Hylton 607, Doreen Crosby 613, Bill  Ayres 288, Joan Quarry 634  (301), Lome Gregory 769 (284  258). Evelyn Shadwell 699 (292),  George Elander 622 (268), Frank  Nevens 703  (247).      7  Port Mellon: Dot Skerry 258,  Don MacKay 658 (264), Faye  Cooper 609 (245), Gene Turenne  631, Glyn Davies 265.  Juniors: Danny Weinhand! 311  (201), Franklin Roberts 335  (201), Jim Green 3128 (178),  Martin Kiewitz 373 (190, 183),  Colleen Husby 282.  Bantams:  -Erik   Hansen   214,.  Randi Hansen 219, Randy Whiel-  Mon 338 (181), Bruce Greenv240,  Cindy Whieldon 268  (163), Millie Armstrong 232.  FOR SAFETY'S SAKE the Kinsmen Club of Gibsons and District presented Kinsmen District; Governor Fred King (left)  and Lower Mainland Zone Dep-  (right) with hard hats, courtesy  of Canadian Forest Products at  Port Mellon. The presentation  was made by Gibsons President  Jim Cramer. They were visiting the Gibsons and Sechelt  Kinsmen clubs at an inter-club  held Saturday night at the Cedars   Dining   Room.   Governor  Fred King outlined what was  being done in ��� the campaign  coming soon to raise $100,000  for the Kinsmen Neurological  Research Centre at UBC: Kinsmen clubs throughout B.C. are  supporting the district project.  PORT MELLON & DISTRICT COMMUNITY ASS0CIAT0N  NEW YEAR'S EVE CABARET DANCE  Sunday, Dec. 31   -  10 p.m. to 2 a.m.  PORT MELLON COMMUNITY HALL  Breakfast at Seaside Cafeteria ��� 1:30 a.m. to 4 a.m.  TICKETS $6 per person  Tickets while they last can be obtained by phoning any of the following members: B.  Littlejohn, .886-7004; G. Ruggles, 886-7703; J. Blatchford, 886-_Mb35; J. Willis, 884-5346;  T. Kennedy, 884-5292; R. Ferris, 884-5254 ������ or 7 to 9 p.m., Comlmiunity Hall.  Dance to the Music Of ��� HANK MORRISON & HIS ORCHESTRA  Shop at  H. Bishop Ladies- W^  Ladies Wear Is Our ONLY Business  Cowrie  St.,   Sechelt ���  Ph.  885-2002        g^  And Gentlemen . . . *  A SPECIAL SERVICE FOR YOU A  We will be pleased to assist you in selecting just the right  gift. . . lay it away ��� giftwrap it. . . all ready for the tree.  HrocHmciwiwftera-^^  on parade!  A Store  full of  gifts  Galore  *���;/  for every  of the  NEW GAMES, Etc.  SPIROGRAPH ��� You saw il on Television  CARDS AND DECORATIONS  See Our Table of  GIFT SUGGESTIONS FOR ALL THE FAMILY  GILMORE'S VARIETY SHOP  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-9343  tt>>%_*9_a&_^Sd_ft��d^^  LOOK AT THE GIFT IDEAS!  LOOK AT THE THRIFTY VALUES!  Shop at MARSHALL WELLS ��� the one-slop Christmas Gift Centre for everyone on  Your list. . . Mother, Dad, Sister, Brother, The Youngsters, the old folks .. .  GIFTS for  HER  HAIR  I-RIER  VANITY  SETS  COFFEE MAKER  HOOVER   CLEANER  FINE CHINA  CUPS & SAUCERS  ELECTRIC IRON  BEDROOM LAMPS  PORTABLE TYPEWRITER  MUSICAL JEWEL BOX  LUGGAGE  SEWING   BASKET  ZENITH  CABINET  SEWING MACHINE  GIFTS for  HIM  POWER TOOLS  Black & Decker  3/8   Drill  Kit   Special  $29.60 Val. $24-88  ICE CRUSHER  CARVING SET  BEVERAGE  SETS  LUGGAGE  READING LAMP  '*S��iCif_HBgtet��CefiEI0flC^  Marshall Wells Toyland is the most exciting spot for  those Santa Claus expectant youngsters. . This year  more than ever we've gone all out to anticipate their  most cherished wish  BICYLES 2 & 3-wheel  GAMES for the youngest  to the oldest member  RECORD PLAYERS  JUNIOR MOVIE  PROJECTORS  DOLL PERAMULATORS  MECHANICAL TOYS  Cars & Trucks of all kinds  HOBBY SETS  Jr. BREAKFAST SETS  BOOKS  RACING  SETS  DOLLS & TOY ANIMALS  and a thousand and one other,wonderful  Gifts specially for theyoung fry  Christmas Decorations  Vinyl Xmas Trees with stand, lights for inside  and but, Tree ornaments of all kinds ������ and  of course don't forget that last minute  box  of Christmas Cards  SPECIAL - 93 pc. Table Setting  Beautifully designed 53-pc. English semi-porcelain dinner  set for 8, with 32-pc. matching glassware set includes  52" ^72" table cloth with 8 matching napkins, attractively  boxed in gay candy striped gift carton. ,    .  Reg. $53.75 Value ��� $44.88  USE  OUR  FAMILY  PURCHASE PLAN  GIFTS for  the HOME  ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES  COFFEE   MAKER  BLENDER  POLE or SWAG LAMPS  ELECTRIC CARVING  KNIFE  HOOVER  ELECTRIC  FRY   PAN  CORNING WEAR  TOASTER  HAND MIXERS  STAINLESS STEEL  TABLE WARE  LECTRIC   CANOPENER  FIREPLACE SCREENS  and TONG SETS  METAL STACKING STOOLS  TV SETS ��� Black and White  and Color  GIFTS for  TEENERS  TRANSISTER RADIO  STUDENT  LAMP  RECORDS  ELECTRIC  CLOCK  BRIEF CASE  ELECTRIC GUITAR  RECORD PLAYER  With Records  MOTHER: Special while they last  just received shipment of delicious, rich  2 lb. Fruit Cakes- 99c ea,  ppgBB^  MARSHALL WELLS  Marine Drive, Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-2442

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