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 Provincial YLIbrary,  Victoria,   B^C,   I  SERVING   THE   GROWING   SUNSHINE   COAST  Published at Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 886-2622  Volume 21  Number 19,  May 9,  1968.  10c per copy  Joseph Benner of Sechelt was  elected president of the Sunshine Coast liberal association  Monday night in Selma Park  Community hall at a meeting  attended by 20 persons. Norman  Watson; of Sechelt, who declined the presidency for health  reasons Twas elected vice-president; George Eberle of Selma  Park, treasurer" and Miss  Heather Wheeler of Gibsons,  secretary. YS.'  Temporary Chairman Norman  Watson explained that this new  Liberal association was now an  all-inclusive unit, provincial as  well as federal in political activity, similar to7 the provincial  Liberal association which now  covers both political fields.  7 A membership drive is under  way and members hope to field  a strong front during the federal political campaign which  for Coast-Chilcotin will ihave it  is, expected, Paul St. Pierre,  Vancouver Sun writer as its  candidate. The president of the  organization will represent all  proxy, votes at the nomination  meeting.  A move will get underway to  attract young Liberals, anyone  under 30 coming into this category of a young Liberal. Also  the executive will be arranged  so that Young Liberals will be  represented;. and that there  would also be a representative  for women. '  Meetings will be arranged  throughout the area and the  next one will be held in the  Pender Harbor area after the  nominating convention at Squam  ish.    ; ._.. .  The meeting passed a motion  supporting the candidacy of  Paul St. Pierre,- a; prominent  writer on the Vancouver Sun  who has considerable experience in the presentation of TV  feature movies of the Cariboo  country.  Retiring temporary, chairman  Mr. Watson decided that his  $50 kickback on party expenses  to the convention which selected Prime Minister Trudeau as  leader would go towards giving  20 members a 50 percent cut in  membership fees.  Enumerators at work  OR. D. HOPKIN  Happenings  COFFEE,  PLANTS, ANYONE!  On May 10 at the WI cottage  on South Fletcher road opposite  the Health clinic, the Women's  Institute will hold its coffee party, plant and bake sale from 10  to 12 noon. So if you are in  need of plants, a cake or a rest  and chat over a cup of coffee  that is the place to go Friday  morning.  ARBUTUS  SPEAKER  On Monday, May 13, at 3:30  p.m. in the Anglican \ Church  hall, North Rd., and Sunshine  Coast highway, Mrs. Rottluff,  jpublic health nurse, who was  a delegate eight years ago, will  speak to; members, of Arbutus  Rebekah Y lodge <_n what her  participation in the Odd Fellows  UN Pilgrimage for youth has  meant to her. Interested friends  are welcome to hear this talk.  TO TALK ON ZAMBIA  Conditions in Zambia will be  the subject of a talk to mem-  ibers of Gibsons United church  UCW Friday night in the church  hall by Mr. Fred Anderson  who worked for- more than 10  years in Zambia on a literacy  program and is now on leave  at Victoria University taking  linguistic studies. The public is  invited to hear this talk. Coffee will follow.  TWO FIRES  Two oil stove fires, one Wednesday of last week and the  other Sunday afternoon in Gibsons. The Wednesday fire was  in the old bake shop next to  Marshall Wells Hardware on  Marine drive and the Sunday  fire at the Buckley home on  Seaview road. Damage was  slight. .  Federal election enumerators  are now taking, names tp complete the federal election,! voting  list. In charge of the operation  for the area from west Roberts  , Creek to Hopkins Landing < is  R. D. Hbpkiri of Gibsons jwith a  staff of. eight including himself.  Enumerators for the various  areas; and phone numbers are:  Roberts "creek west,��� Mrs. M.  .^eemanj.iSS^ee-v; :\,.   .  v^ii;' ��� ���  "-''Roiberts^Creek east; MmStT.  1  Booker; 88.-ZL83.    :  ?'  \^Y?t?  Gibsons village south, Mrs. :J.  Righy 886-9686. ;      '  Gibsons village north, Mrs.  WYCrosby, 886-2328.  Gibsons rural west, Mrs. R.  Stubibs, 886-2126.  Giibsons rural east, Mr. Hopkin, 886-7746......  Granthams, Mrs. V. Reynolds  886-9515:; 7 7 7:  Hopkins, ^Mrs. D. Laird, 886-  9891: ���������������-;������������  On June 6 there,will,be a revision sitting to take care of  names that might have been  omitted. The enumeration ends  Saturday of this week and the  list may be available on the following Monday. The constituency returning officer for the area  is Jack Pearsall of Powell River.  Sechelt tax  rates climb  Sechelt council at its meeting Wednesday night of last  week set this year's mill rate  at 12.24, which is 2.24 higher  than last year.  In view of the increase in  numerous mill rates which,will  be paid by Sechelt ratepayers,  this year's total mill rate including the municipal, school,  hospital and fire district rates  will be 6.16 mills higher than  last year's 44.76 mills. This  year itv will be 50.92 broken  down in this manner: Municipal,  12.24; school, 34.98; fire district,  2.76 and hospital, 1.94.  Sechelt council, to make up  its total budget for this year,  will draw $8,973 from its surplus which would be now reduced to about $9,000. It is  quite possible this amount from  the surplus intended for capital  expenditure may not be used  at all.  STORE BURGLARIZED  Gibsons Black Market store  was burglarized several nights  ago and cash amounting to  about $185 was stolen along  with some clothing.  menace  PAUL ST. PIERRE  who will seek nomination as  Liberal candidate for Coast-  Chilcotin constituency at a convention Saturday-night in Paradise Valley Inn, Squamish, a,t  8:30 p.m. It is expected up -to  ten members of the Sunshine  Coast Liberal association will  attend this nominating convention.   ���  , HARTLEY DENT    ;    i.  NDP candidate ,_ftr;federal .'election in June. His home is at 100  Mile House in Cariboo country  and he visited the .Sunshine  Coast area last November,  speaking in Union Hall, Gibsons.  School operation  check asked  In view of public criticism of  Elphinstone   Secondary    school  operation   it   has   been   agreed  by the school board, superintendent of schools, principal, vice-  principal   and   staff   jointly   to  request    an    education department inspection. The inspecting  team  would  also be  requested  to  consider various  aspects of  the operation of the school and  offer comment and,suggestions.  This  decision was arrived at  during a special meeting of the  board    Tuesday    night of last  week.  The board also decided  to  invite  Mr.   J.   Phillips on of  the department of education to  visit the district and study the  board's plans for extensions to  Sechelt  Elementary  school.   It  is intended to make the department   aware   of   the   scattered  nature of the present school facilities at that school.  The board will survey alternative school accommodation  in Gibsons and Sechelt for possible use in September due to  lack of classrooms and the  avoidance of split shifts.  The board passed its Tax Notice No. 1, a bylaw to adopt  the annual budget and levy a  rate for school taxes. This bylaw calls for $1,587,869 to be  raised by taxation for 1968. The  mill rate will be 34.98 on 100  percent of land and 75 percent  on improvements.. With $265,-  289 contributed to the budget  by the department of education, the gross budget will be  $1,853,158. This bylaw is necessary under the new financial  setup for boards.  The fooard agreed that the  three trustees who left on the  expiry of their terms in December, be invited to a meeting  on June 11 to. be presented with  a token of appreciation of their  services with the board.  A four and a half million dollar program to upgrade fishing  -, .vessels owned and operated by  Indian fishermen in British Co-  ������   lumbia,   arid   to   provide   them  ��� \ with technical training and ves-  ';  sel   repair 7 facilities,   was   an-  Y'nounced     by    Indian    Affairs  ,- Minister Arthur Laing.  : ]      The 7 program was planned at  the    request    of    the    Native  j  Brotherhood   of, British  Colum-  j- bia,  the Indian fishermen's br-  \ ganization which has worked on  the    proposal    for some time.  The federal department of fish-  '���  eries   co-operated  and  the  re-  <.  suiting   program,   jointly   plan-  \ ned, is supported fully by them.  The Indian Fishermen's Assistance     Program     will provide  -"  loans and grants to enable In-  ' dian  fishermen  to  buy  newer,  more efficient vessels or to re-  '.  model existing craft which are  ' of   sound   construction   but  in-  .   adequately     equipped.      New  v   wharf   and   vessel   storage   fa-  : cilities   will  be  built. near  In-  ���-. diari villages. Indian fishermen  will be given training in newer  methods   of navigation-,   engine  care, electronic equipment, fish  handling,    and    other technical  .'.   subjects.  The plan will be administered  ;   by   a   five-man   Indian   Fisher7  :   men's Development Board con-  "- is ting     of ���   .one  representative  r; from  the department of fisher-  ' ies,-. one <h_ember  at; large  appointed-? by the minister of fish-  :-: eries, Y two    representatives of  ' jhe Indian fishermen,  and. one.  Y^tJ^r^i^ember7:appointed' bx .the -  '���'"'"minister:, of  Indian' Affairs." "*-'"  The program is estimated to  cost    approximately    $4,625,000  over  a   five-year  period.   It  is  intended   to   assist   Indians   to  master; improved   management  techniques   and  the  latest  methods of fishing,.as well as to  upgrade   their ^equipment.   One  of     the     basic\ problems,  Mr.  Laing said, is that the Indians'  vessels   are older and less efficient     than     the  other  coast  fishing vessels.   ,   .  In 1966, .15.8% of the fishing  vessels operating commercially  in B.C. coastal waters were  owned by Indians, but they accounted for only 11.8% of the  dollar value of the fish landed.  Part of the reason is that many  of the Indian, vessels are smaller and obsolete. New equipment is coming into use and  many Indians who fish have  not yet learned how to handle  it. It is the new devices which  make the modern fishing vessel  economically  successful.  The department of fisheries  have estimated that there were  2,200 Indians engaged in fishing operations between 1963  and 1967. Of the 7,297 vessels,  which made up the fleet, 1,191  were operated by Indians. Conditions for the Indian fishermen have deteriorated over the  last few years partly because  Indians have hot had the necessary technical and business  training and access to sources  of credit on a comparable scale  to others.  Mayor Fred Feeney of Gibsons has appealed to the public  to assist in curbing vandalism.  He urged the populace that  when  they   see   some   form   of  destruction or deliberate haorm  taking place anywhere to call  the  RCMP  immediately.  He cited broken street lights,  pushing over street signs, damage to the same, breaking windows, destruction of warning  signs, damage 7 to . fences and  property and other ^forms of  vandalism.  He also drew attention to a  new Motor Vehicle act regulation which covers noise from  motor vehicles. The section of  the act reads that no person  shall start, drive, turn, or stop  any motor vehicle or accelerate  the engine while the vehicle is  stationary, in a  manner which  causes any loud and unnecessary noise in or from the engine, exhaust System, or braking system or from contact of  tires on the road.  A request from the Chamber  of Commerce for a $500 grant  to cover publication of brochures  for the benefit of the village  was turned over to the finance  committee for consideration in  the budget. Two water applications for supplying water to  residents in the VLA ro_td area  were granted.  A; request from Mrs. F. Beau-  chesne for a home occupation  beauty salon was granted subject to fulfilment of sanitary  regulations. The matter of a  light for Wyngaert road was  left over until the fall months  when it would be needed most.  The light was sought by Dr.  E. A. Baja. 7  WINNERS of the Coast New's Sunshine Coast JuvenUe Soccer Cup  as league and district ohaanpions are shown above. They represent  theSechelt Timlbermen and areiScott Rodway, Trevor Swan, Kelly  Bodnarek, Sam Casey and coach Pete Jackson.  Show divided  The school concert at Gibsons  Elementary school Thursday  will contain a unique feature.  The program will be divided in  two parts and the interval between will allow parents and  visitors to see displays of children's work in the classrooms.  Since the program of selections by the choir, recorder  band, drama club, and senior  physical education classes as  well as the visit to classrooms  will take longer than the usual  school concert please be seated in the activity room before  7:30 p.m. There will be a door  charge fox a school project. Curtain at 7:30 p.m. sharp.  Soccer cups  At Elphinstone High School  gym on Saturday evening, May  4, over 200 adults and juvenile  soccer players attended the annual Sunshine Coast Juvenile  Soccer trophy presentation. The  program started with a 45 minute film featuring highlights of  the 1958 World Cup played in  Stockholm between Brazil and  Sweden.       .  Trophies were presented by  Mayor Fred Feeney of Gibsons;  Ed Sherman, manager of X..F.P.  Port Mellon; and Fred Cruice,  editor, Coast News.  Division 7:  League champions, Sechelt  Timbermen.  Provincial Cup champions, Sechelt Timbermen.  Most Sportsmanlike team,  Shop-Easy.  Division 6:  League Champions, Gibsons  Legion.  Provincial Cup champions,  Gibsons.  Most     Sportsmanlike     team,  Residential Tigers.  Division 4:  League Champions, Residential Totems.  Provincial Cup Champions,  Residential Totems.  Most Sportsmanlike team,  Madeira Park.  The following boys were chosen by their team mates as the  most valuable:  Division 7:  Gibsons Canfor, Billy Slius.  Gibsons cougars, Bruce Green;  Shop-Easy,    Duane    Anderson,  Sechelt Timbermen, Sam Casey.  Division 6:  Gibsons Legion, Roy Smith;  Residential Braves, Allen Edmonds; Residential Tigers, Eugene Dick, and Sechelt Legion,  Bruce Smith.  Division ,4:  Local 297, Tony Gibson; Madeira Park, Chuck Falconbridge  and Residential Totems, Garry  Timothy.  In addition to trophies previously donated by people from  the district, appreciation is expressed for 1i967-68 trophies to  Marshall Wells Store, Ken's  Foodlana and B. Kiewitz, Shell  Oil Distributor, Gibsons, and  Parker's Hardware, Sechelt.  To start work  The Directors of the Senior  Citizen's Housing Project are  pleased with the way ���'. the  brochures have been received  and the way the memberships  and donations are coming in.  The government has confirmed  the grant, the contract is out  and work should begin by May  15 if not sooner.  Donations have also been received from a number of people  of articles to be raffled off to  help   raise   more   money.   One  lady at Madeira Park has been  baking and  selling  home-made  bread to her friends and neighbors and has come forward with  a cheque for $100 with another  $100 promised, from popular request   of  the   neighborhood.   A  Giant Bingo will be  held  Saturday. May 11 at Sechelt's Legion  Hall.  Tickets  will  be  on  sale at the Red and White Store  Friday,  May 10 from  2-5  and  6-8 or until sold. Also on sale  will be the raffle tickets on a  grocery    hamper    donated by  Canon Minto Swan. Every cent  received goes into the funds for  the homes and the more money  received, the sooner the homes  will    be    finished and a start  made on building more. 2       Coast News, May 9, 1968.  A troubled dollar!  'And lead us not jinto inflation ..."  Reprinted with permission __. D. Warren  National Newspaper Syndicate  tlHUUUU!  Serving the Mt. Elphinstone district (population 6,000) of the  Sunshine Coast and the Sechelt Peninsula (population 3,000).  Phone 886-2622       P.O. B()x#a Gibsons BX.  Published Thursdays at Gibsons. BiC. 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 Gruice, 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.  A letter writer supreme  An occasion arises now an<_ again in which one can write of  an individual who has done a tremendous work, yet his lack of  presence before the public has been a self-sought submerged  anonymity.  This individual is not known generally. However people are  acquainted with his work ��� that is one out of every 38 persons in  Canada. His efforts have been towards inspiring personal improvement, whether it be of education, health, enjoyment of living, or in  .a business capacity.  His name is John Heron and a good many newsmen of respectable age who were concerned with the gathering of news back in  the dirty thirties most likely heard'from him as an editor on the  Toronto Star, either by telephone, telegram or personal contact.  But John Heron the newsman dropped out of sight and not  much was heard from him ��� except through a job he has been  doing quietly ever since 1943 ��� turning out the, Royal Bank monthly letter. This letter now reaches close to three quarters of a million people monthly. Schools, Universities, business houses, governmental units, national, foreign and state legislators have all partaken of the use of John Heron's Royal Bank letter.  To call it John Heron's" Royal Bank letter is only fair. It is the  child of his brain and has been so for the last 25 years. His policy  is to be constructive. It is> so easy, he says, to knock things down,  that many writers take that path. They go along, like the Roman  dictator in his garden, swinging their sticks and knocking off the  .tallest and best flowers. They find it easy and lucrative to denigrate greatness, to attack the establishment, to aggravate cbnfu-  .sion.  Mr. Heron is a believer of the idea that a writer should not get  in the way of what he is writing. His work goes therefore to the  public bearing no byline. With this one can agree because there is  so much being written today by people with nothing but a name.  The Royal Bank letter is unique among bank publications. It  is not of the kind that outlines business trends. It is more along  the lines of a general education and if one had a library of every  issue turned out by Mr. Heron, he or she would have much more  than university classes could give them during their university  training days. So Mr. Heron, keep up your good work. You will be  a hard man to replace. (Your editor knew John Heron back in  those dirty thirties.)  Life's like that!  The first touch of spring lightly turns editors thoughts to philosophizing. A careful look at the appliance and electronics industry  prompted Bill Ince of Home Goods Retailing to ponder on Murphy's laws applying to this industry in the same way as to other  things:  If anything can go wrong, it will.  Nothing is ever as simple as it seems.  If you fool around with anything long enough, it will eventually break.  H you try to please everybody, somebody isn't going to like it.  It is a fundamental law of nature that nothing quite works out.  It is easier to get into anything than to get out of it.  If you can explain something so clearly no one can possibly  misunderstand, somebody will.  ��� !   Whatever you want to do, you will have to do something else  first.  The extraordinary, activity in  world   gold  markets   in   recent  months,     concurrent    with the  progress made towards the establishment  of  a  new  international reserve asset under the  auspices of    the    International  Monetary  Fund,   have   focused  considerable   attention   on   the  international payments   system.  Financing of the bulk of the  world's trade, which in the last  20  years   has  almost   doubled,  is carried on for the most part  through the world's foreign exchange markets, using facilities  of the commercial banking system. Under the system of fixed exchange rates which exists  today,  the pressures, of supply  and demand on currencies, both  for the  purposes  of trade and  for   other  commercial  transactions,   necessitates   the   holding  of reserves by national governments,  which  they  use  in the  foreign exchange markets when  necessary to maintain their currencies at    the   internationally  agreed exchange rate. The net  result of such governmental activities   shows   up   as  gains   or  declines in foreign exchange reserves.  Until modern times such reserves were held in the form  of precious metals, mainly gold.  However, by the 19th century,  national reserves were already  being supplemented by a currency, the pound sterling, and  the practice of holding reserve  assets in a variety of forms  has grown with increasing complexity to this day. The items  now normally included in reserves are: 1. Gold; 2. Official  holdings of foreign currencies;  3. Reserve positions in the  I.M.F.  Gold remains the principal  world reserve asset. Its importance as measured by the proportion held in world reserves  has been declining; accounting  for some 92 percent in 1937, the  proportion had fallen to about  70 percent in 1951 and now  stands at just above 50 percent.  This decline reflects the fact  that while total reserves have  been on the increase, the production of gold has risen only  very slowly and competing demands for the metal for indus-  trial uses and hoarding have  grown rapidly. Since late 1966,  the absolute size of monetary  gold reserves has actually declined.  When confidence wanes in the  ability of a nation to support  the reserve asset nature of its  currency, external holders of  that currency take steps to con-  convert it to another form of asset, first into another currency,  but ultimately into gold if confidence in the most commonly  used reserve currency is not  sustained. The underlying factor behind the recent massive  shift out of major reserve cur-<  rencies, and into gold was international concern over the  balance of payments positions  of the two major reserve countries.  Of particular and continuing  concern^ was the large and persistent deficit that had developed in the United States balance  of payments, which had as its  counterpart a sharp rise in  liquid claims on the United  States, a resultant loss of gold  by that country as foreign  monetary authorities converted  their excess dollar holdings into  gold and the concurrent speculation in the market as a whole  as to the future price of the  yellow metal, which has been  pegged at U.S. $35 an ounce  since 1934.  Similar, though less spectacular     runs     on the U.S. dollar  have   occurred  in  the  past   20  years, and following the uneasy  gold  market   situation of  1959,  when    private   demand almost  doubled, the Gold    Pool    was  formed in an effort to maintain  stability  in  gold  markets   and  thus in the international monetary   system!.   Eight  major   industrial nations (the U.S., U.K.,  Germany,     Italy,     Belgium,  Switzerland,    the     Netherlands  and   France   who   dropped   out  in June, 1967), agreed to supply  the  London  market  with  gold  from   their   reserves  whenever  needed to support the $35 price.  This    arrangement    effectively  dampened speculation until the  recurring crises of the last six  months.  Total private demand last  year, concentrated in the fourth  quarter, was so great that it  absorbed not only the estimated  $1.4 billion new gold produced  but also $1.6 billion from world  monetary stocks. An additional  $2 billion at least is estimated  to have been taken by private  buyers in the first two and a  half months of this year alone.  The drain from monetary stocks  became so serious that the Gold  Pool was formally disbanded  March 17 and a two-price system instituted. Under this system the U.S. $35 price applies  only to gold moving in official  transactions between governments. All other transactions in  gold take place in a marekt  where the forces of demand and  supply determine the price.  The  recent approval  by  the  executive directors of the I.M.  (Continued   on   Page   3)  Point of law  COAST NEWS  5-10-20 YEARS AGO  FIVE YEARS AGO  Gibsons municipal mill rate  was set at 9.2 and Sechelt at  10. The school board mill rate  was 21.13 mills, up one mill.  Garnett Edmonds, a CFP employee at Port Mellon caught  a 44 lb. salmon while strip casting 50 feet from the dock.  South Pender Harbor Waterworks District enacted its bylaw for the purpose of governing fees and connections.  A chartered bus was used to  convey area bowlers to the  players Bowling Festival in  Vancouver.  Mom Mortimer ran her annual in memoriam to the memory of officers and men of the  Royal Canadian Navy.  Lester   Peterson's   The Gibsons   Landing    Story    became  available for sale in the area.  10 YEARS   AGO  Port Mellon's Community  church choir took over choir  duties at the Sunday church  service in Gibsons United  church.  Flag-raising and bonfire took  place along the entire coast  line marking the opening of  Centennial celebrations for that  year.  Hopkins Landing lots were on  the market at $800 per lot. Five  acres on North road, one mile  from the ferry was listed at  $950.  The   The    April    Red Cross  drive netted $850 from the Gibsons Port Mellon area with $150  coming from Port Mellon.  20 YEARS AGO  Ben Lang. Gibsons roads  commissioner has resigned as  he planned to move to Sechelt  where  he   opened   his   second  drug store.  A contract has been, let for  construction of the 24x20 ft.,  two. storey phone office in Gibsons on the H. Winn property.  Nearly $200 was raised at a  box social for funds to build a  non-demoninational church hall  in Port Mellon.  Rodney Dubois, 11. and  Ronald Marsh 12, were drowned inx Bear Lake, Pender Harbor when their small rowboat  submerged.  Victor Neilson opened his  bakery shop in the new Village  Centre at Sechelt.  aamnuuuuuittuiuiuiuiumuuttuuuunumniiiuuttuiuniimiih.  Photostats  ��� LEGAL DOCUMENTS  ��� TAX PAPERS  ��� LETTERS  ��� MEDICAL CERTIFICATES  and other required papers  can be copied by photostat  Coast News  Ph. 886-2622  (By a Practicing Lawyer)  Copyright applied for  We hope that some of the  recent questions received on  criminal law represent only a  theoretical interest.  Q. Is capital murder the  murder only of a prison guard,  policeman or sheriff?  A. This is a popular misconception, under the new provisions in the criminal, code  separating murder into the two  offences af capital and noncapital murder. Capital murder  is very complicated . to define  but includes murder in many  other circumstances, for example, planned and deliberate  murder.  Q. Can you settle an argument? Can a person be executed only for capital murder? If,  for any other crimes, what are  they?  A. A person may be executed if convicted of: 1. capital  murder; 2. treason, certain  types of treason;     3.    Piracy,  under certain circumstances;  4. Under military law: Traitorous or cowardy misconduct in  the presence of the enemy,  traitorous breach of security,  traitorous surrender or co-operation with the enemy, spying  for the enemy, mutiny with  violence and officer on board  ship  failing  to   defend  convoy.  Q. I read where a juvenile  charged with murder was found  not guilty because he had been  sniffing glue at the time. Other  times you read where people  are acquitted because they were  drunk, can this be so? Can you  explain?  A. This is correct. Before a  person can be convicted of any  criminal offence, it must be  proved that he had a guilty  mind or a guilty intention. If  a person was so drunk or in  such a stupor at the time of  the commission of the act that  he was incapable of forming  such an intention, he is not  legally guilty.  N.   Richard  McKibbin  A   PERSONAL  INSURANCE   SERVICE  PHONE 886-20tf2 GIBSONS, B.C.  ?R_  WE ARE OLD FASHIONED  ABOUT GOOD SERVICE  Our pharmacy is modern in appearance. We  carry a complete stock so you can almost always  get what you ask for. Our prescription equipment is up-to-date and we operate our pharmacy efficiently using the latest inventory ideas  ' to insure that everything we supply will be\  fresh and potent.  But we still have old fashioned ideas about  good service. Senior citizens will remember  when everyone who visited a pharmacy was  treated like a friend. Service was attentive, unhurried and dependable. That is the way we  still run our pharmacy. If you like attention,  where you are considered more important than  the purchase you make, then let us be your  personal pharmacy.  Your doctor can phone us. When you need a  medicine. We will constantly endeavor to keep  abreast of the expanding activities in the field  of pharmacy ��� in this era of great change. We  pledge at all times to be in the position to offer the finest of pharmaceutical services.  KRUSE DRUG STORES LTD.  Rae W. Kruse  Pharmaceutical Chemists & Druggists  Sechelt Gibsons.  885-2238 V        886-2234  Dependability ��� Integrity ��� Personal Service  STORE HOURS ��� 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ��� FRIDAY 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.  OPEN ALL DAY WEDNESDAYS  If Happened So Suddenly!  Specialists in���  ��� AUT0B0DYW0RK  ��� GLASS INSTALLATION  ��� COMPLETE REPAINTING  Work guaranteed on all makes and models  by highly skilled and experienced  Auto Body experts  FREE  ESTIMATES  ON  ALL WORK  &IX.VANV.V.1 S \\*    *S. *C��iv*  GIBSONS, B.C. ��� Phone 886-7133 Coast News, May 9, 1%8.  CHIROPRACTIC OFFICE  ���7 !���/.'."���. ���; ���'  Tues. 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  Thurs. 11a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  Sat.      ;.' 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.  Post Office Building Sechelt  Telephone  885-2333 -  SUNSHINE COAST  CREDIT UNION  Sechelt, B.C.  SECHELT  Tues. to Fri.���10 am to 5 pm  Sat. 10 am to 4 pm  GIBSONS  Tues. to Sat.���9 am to i pm  Phone 885-9551  WANTED  Used furniture or what  have you  WE BUY BEER  BOTTLES  AL'S USED FURNITURE  Gibsons ��� 886-28121  K & E Towing  ROBERTS CREEK, B.C.  24-HOUR SERVICE  Phone 886-2810  Freezer Bread  2c OFF Z  20 loaves or more  Get 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 886-7441  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-9900  Reports on  The Medical Staff report  which follows was prepared iby  Dr. E.J. Paetkau, medical staf *  chairmjari:  The year 19&7 continued tJ.*  trend of increiased activity in  all phases of medical activity.  The medical staff was increased to nine and two dentists. Included in the increased service  was the activity in the out-patient department, greater utilization of the physiotherapy, and  greater use ^laboratory ser-  ��� vices. "v7;-:7'7- ���.."���:������ ->;-y  The program of post-graduate  training was continued. It has  become very apparent that the  ��� present hospitals facilities are  not adequate, and the medical  staff's activity supports the expansion project. The anticipated  community growth will place  even greater demands on our  hospital.  The need for present expansion is urgent and in the near  future will be acute.  The medical staff thanks all  professional and non-professional staff for their help in making  this a very satisfactory year,  also the hospital auxiliaries  whose donations fill a real and  obvious need:  We look forward to the chal-  lenge of 1968 with anticipation.  Mrs. Joy Philp, chairman, of  the co-ordinating council of the  auxiliares to St. Mary's Hospital, took pleasure in announcing a most successful year for  our organization. Eight meetings were held in the Hospital  board room with an average attendance of 13. The treasurer's  report showed a bank balance  of $366.  The Volunteers Shopping Service continues to provide a most  needed service and we are most  grateful to all the dedicated women who carry on this work.  Thanks also go to all who have  contributed so generously to the  balby case, which has shown a  marked increase in sales this  past /ear. The hairdressing service has also been-most appreciated by the patients.  A Thrift Shop, sponsored by  the council, was opened in 1067  and had a most outstanding  year. Over $3,500 was raised for  future use of the hospitaLTfPlans  were finalized for the use; of the  Hospital Cottage and property  for the shop and are proving  most satisfactory to all concerned.  Christmas gifts for the patients this year were looked after (by the Halfmoon Bay Auxiliary, and the <ba1>y spoon for  the first baby of the New Year  was purchased by the Pender  Harbour Auxiliary.  ; The Friendship Tea, an annual affair, where all memjbers of  the six auxiliaries get together,  was held this year in Port Mellon and was most enjoyable, i  In April, the Lower Mainland  Regional conference was held in  Richmond, and it gives me  pleasure to report we had the  largest representation at this  meeting of any hospital. Probably as a result, we were asked to host this year's conference  at Sechelt.  The combined, auxiliaries  agreed to the purchase and the  equal sharing of cost of two  heart machines and a de-static  machine for the operating room.  Other purchases of equipment  ���by the individual auxiliaries  brought the total expended to  $4,081. It was felt that other  money raised be held in abeyance till the plans for the new  addition to the hospital are finalized.  Mrs. Ina Grafe, Volunteers to  St. Mary's Hospital director, re-  Dollar!  ported that the combined auxiliaries to St. Mary's Hospital  personal shoppers called on patients Monday, Wednesday and  Friday, each week and served  741 patients, time 36_J hours 20  minutes, goods ordered amounted, to $754.  The hairdressing service head  ed by Mrs. Marge Burley, now  has six volunteers who served  22 patients. These volunteers  are on call whenever a patient  wishes her hair done.  Mrs. Irene Rurtnick, and Mrs.  Rosa Swan were in charge of  baby photos. They took 75 photos. Cigarette sales were discontinued in May with a profit  of $30.11.  The magazine racks' are kept  in good order by Mrs. Ada  Dawe who twice weeldy rotates  the magazines which come by  subscription from the auxiliaries and various individuals.  Mrs. Eva Hayward looked after the gift counter. Knitting was  done by members of the auxiliaries and also by non-_nembers.  This is greatly appreciated' and  many beautiful articles were  sold. Besides laiitwear the show  case carries stationery and  other incidentals. Total profit  for the year was $144.20, time  52 hours by one volunteer.  Many volunteers contributed  willingly to provide these worth  while services, and co-operation  Bypass route protested  Editor: I wish to register a  protest7 against the proposed,  route of highway 101 from Langdale through the Giibsons area.  I consider this location to be  harmful, dangerous and unnecessary.  It is harmful and dangerous  as it places a busy, high-speed  highway through what will soon  be a built-up residential area  of Gibsons. A considerable number of homes will be situated  north of the highway and people and vehicles will be requir-  er to cross this frequently at  risk to get to the Gibsons shopping and business district.  It is particularly harmful and  destructive as it cuts through  the Elphinstone Secondary  school property reducing the  land area which may be des-  parately needed for later expansion. It cuts through the  Brothers Memorial park actually dividing it into two parts  separated by a forbidding barrier when the original idea  was   to   have   a   large unified  Meetings with  A postponement of meetings  with Indian Band spokesmen to  discuss the Indian Act is ..announced by the Hon. Arthur  Laing. "I do this with considerable reluctance," the minister  said.   ' . :,'..,  The minister stated he had  been asked by a number of  Indian leaders r and organizations to postpone the meetings  and to provide more time for  study. They also wished to  avoid all possibility of the question being invaded by political  considerations in the election  period.  The minister said the meetings will be re-scheduled for  immediately after June 25.  Names selected  Names for the six areas within the Regional jurisdiction in  place of the designated A, B, C,  D, E, and-F has resulted in the  suggested names of Pender Har-  bour-Egmont for area A; Mil-  die Point-West Sechelt for area  B; Trail View for area C; Roberts Creek for area D; Gibsons  rural for area E and West Howe  Sound for area F. Officially they  retain the alphabetic names but  for ready purposes during discussions the names will be used.  There is under consideration  the possibility of a display in the  various areas of the,land use  maps prepared .by the provincial  planning department so as to  get public reaction to them.  Your Social Credit Team  Coast Chilcotin  HON.   EGBERT     HON.   ISABEL       ANDY  Bonner     Dawson    Widsten  ���*x^fW^f*v"J"^ vnwip1  PROVINCIAIi  PROVINCIAL  FEDERAL  A-l REPRESENTATION FOR OUR AREA  Your VOTE for  WIDSTEN  WILL GIVE YOU THIS TOP TEAM  The Society for a Changing World  Phone: 215-Y  Bella Coola  A. O. Widsten,  Bella Coola- B.C.  tract of land sufficiently large  for Fall Fair buildings, a hard  ball park, and recreation hall.  Anyone who knows the amount  of work and planning which  has gone into developing the  park to its present state will  object to this highway location.  The proposed location appears to be entirely unnecessary as there is land available  north of this, well clear of all  presently built-up property  where a fast highway could foe  located. I am unable to understand why this particular route  has been chosen.  It would be of interest to hear  statements from the Gibsons  Council. Chamber of Commerce,  Kiwanis and Kinsman Clubs and  others regarding their opinions  on this highway construction.���  H. Inglis.  by the hospital staff was appreciated.  The Society board of trustees  includes, President sir. E. W.  Booth; vice-president, Mr. F.  West; treasurer, A. J. Rutherford; government representative Mr. H. Hulbbs; board members, Mr. R. L. Jackson, Mr.  G. Hop_ans, Mr. N. Franklin,  Mr. J. E. Parker, Mr. D. Douglas, Mr. F. J, Wilis, Mr, E.  Hensch Mr. F. H. Norminton  and Canon Alan D. Greene,  Auxiliary co-ordiating council  representative Mrs. E. Moscrip.  Medical staff: Drs. W, Burt-  ick chairman; J, Crosby, secretary; J. W. Vosburgh, radiologist; E. J. Paetkau, R. A. Swan  J. D. Hobson, D. L. Johnson,  H. F. Inglis and W. A. Stuart.  Consultants: Drs. Roy Kar-  jala, internal medicine; R. M.  F. McNaughton, obstetrics and  gynaecology; H. V. Hughes, ear  nose and throat; Frank Wilson,  orthopedics; P. J. Reynolds,  medical health officer; H. Stockton, pediatrician; Ernest A.  Baja and Terence Webb, dentists  (Continued from Page 2)  F., with only France dissenting,  of the proposal set up a mechanism which would allow the  creation of Spedial Drawing  Rights (approved in principle  by the governors of the I.M.F.  last September) brings one step  closer the creation of paper  gold to supplement existing reserves. This asset, if created,  will be basically of the owned  type. It will consist of a bookkeeping entry, denominated in  U.S. dollars (but with a fixed  gold value) and apportioned to  members in proportion to their  quotas. It is intended that settlements would be made in gold  or currency plus S.D.R.'s, not  entirely in the latter. The commonly mentioned amount of  S.D.R. creation is between $1  and $2 billion annually.  The detailed scneme now requires approval by a majority  of the governors by May 31, and  will then have to be ratified by  .60 percent of the members of  the Fund, who hold 80 percent  of the voting strength.  ���Bank of Montreal {Letter  MOTHER'S DAY NAY  12th  PANCAKE BREAKFAST  The L.A. Royal Canadian Legion Branch 109, will be putting  on a Pancake Breakfast for Mother's Day May 12 ��� 9 a.m.  to 12.  Adults $1 ��� Children half price  "GIVE THE MOTHERS A TREAT"  PLAY BINGO  THURSDAY  9  GIBSONS LEGION HALL-8 p.m.  19 GAMES $10 or OVER  20lh6AME  $500���50 CAUS        $100���54 CAUS  $250���52 CAILS        $50-55 CAUS or OVER  Minors under 16 not allowed  GIBSONS WELFARE FUND  Door Prize I'  Draw  Winne* must be In Attendance  ways to saye  money on moving day?  Here are two beautiful ways!  Moving day is no fun ... nor are the expenses. So we  try to help a little. With your master phone, have as man;  extension phones as you require installed at no extra cost.  Monthly rates for extensions are remarkably low, another  good reason for enjoying a fully phoned home.  Call our Business Office before moving day.  LiaTEL ��  Mtmstt couimbh numuffconumr  Z72D-REV-8-REX COMING EVENTS  Coast News, .May 9, 1968.        MISC  FOR SALE (COIlf ��i)  NOTICE  TWILIGHT THEATRE  Wed., Thurs., Fri., May 8, 9, 10  Shirley MacLaine,  Michael Caine  GAMBIT  Technicolor  Sat., Mon., Tues., May 11, 13, 14  Frank Sinatra  THE NAKED RUNNER  Technicolor, Techniscope  May 10: St. Mary's C.W.L. Rum-  mage and Bake sale, 10 ajm. to  12 noon, Canadian Legion Hall,  Giibsons.  May 10, Women's Institute plant  and bake sale, and coffee party,  W.I. Cottage, 10 a.m. to 12 noon.  May 10: Roberts Creek Legion  Meeting, 8 p.m.  May 12: Mother's Day Pancake  breakfast, L.A. Royal Canadian  Legion 109, 9 a.m. to 12. Adults  $1, children half price. Give  the Mothers a Treat.  May 24: St. Bartholomew's ACW  Rummage sale, 10 a.m_. to 2  p.m. Donations would be appreciated. Mrs. J. Atkinson, 886-  7731 or may be left at Parish  Hail.  June IS: Father's Day, L.A.  Royal Canadian Legion 109 Dinner and Cabaret. Further information will follow.  Nov. 16: Order Eastern Star  Fall Bazaar, Roberts Creek  Co immunity Hall.  FLORISTS  Flowers   and  Gifts  for all occasions  LissiLand Florists  Giibsons,   886-9345  Sechelt   885-9455  HELP WANTED  VILLAGE  OF  GIBSONS  Traffic Attendant Wanted  Applications will be received  up to 4 p.m. May 14, 1968,. by  the undersigned for a part time  traffic attendant for the summer season. ,  Pertinent information should  be given in the application letter. Suitable applicants will be  interviewed. Salary will he by  mutual agreement.  David Johnston,  Municipal Clerk,  Box 340, Gibsons, B.C.   Experienced boom men. Apply  Universal Timber Products Ltd.  Phone 886-2539.  WORK WANTED  DEATHS  GRATTON ��� On May 2, 1968,  Florence Gratton of Giibsons,  B.C. Survived by her loving hus-  iband Al, 1 daughter Mrs. Joyce  Cory, 2 sons, Stanley and Kenneth, 5 grandchildren, all of  Vancouver. Funeral service was  held Mon., May 6 at 11 a.m.  from the Family chapel of the  Harvey Funeral Home, Giibsons  B.C., Rev. H. Kelly officiating.  Interment Seoview Cemetery.  LEE ��� On May 3, 1968, Joyce  M. Lee, widow of the late Norman R. Lee of Irvines Landing,  in her 53rd year. Survived by  one daughter, Mrs. Linde Mattis  of 100 Mile House, B.C.; one bro  ther, Henry of Irvines Landing.  Funeral service was held Monday, May 6 at 2:30 p.m. from  St. Mary's Church, Garden Bay,  Rev. B. Jenks officiating. Interment in Seaview Cemetery, Gibsons. Harvey Funeral Home directors.  SPAIN��� On May 5, 1968, Phyl-  lis Spain, of Gibsons, B.C., aged  75 years. Survived by her husband Cyrus; 2 sons, Jack and  Denis, Vancouver. Private service was held in the Mount  Pleasant Chapel, Kingsway at  11th Ave., on Monday, May 6, at  4 p.m. cremation.  STRAOHAlN ��� On May 3, 1968,  James Strachan, of Hopkins  Landing, formerly of Gambier  Island. Survived by one brother  of Giibsons and two sisters, Mrs.  Lillian Wilkinson of Giibsons and  Mrs. Christian Pimleck of Santa Rosa, California. A private  funeral service was held Saturday May 4 from Harvey Funeral Home. Rev. M. Cameron officiated. Cremation.  WIflTTAKER ��� On May 5,  1968, Henry Whittaker of Bargain Harbour, B.C., in his 87th  year. Survived by his loving  wife, Ellen; 1 son, Harry, Campbell River; 3 grandchildren. Funeral service was held Tuesday,  May 7 at 1:30 p.m. from the  Family Chapel of the Harvey  Funeral Home, Gibsons, Rev. B.  Jenks officiating. Interment  Seaview cemetery. Flowers  gratefully declined.  CARD OF THANKS  We wish to thank our friends  and neighbors for their kindness  and sympathy and the beautiful  floral offerings during the sickness and passing of our dear  mother. A special thanks to Dr.  Johnson and the staff of St.  Mary's Hospital, and the Rev.  Kelly.  ���Albert Crowhurst, Curley,  and family.  I take this opportunity of thanking all my friends and neighbors for their many cards, flowers and visits during my stay  in St. Mary's Hospital. A special thanks to Dr. Inglis and the  staff of St. Mary's Hospital.  ���Christine Ritchey.  Our very sincere thanks are e_c-  tended to all for the flowers,  donations to the Cancer Fund,  and cards of sympathy extended to us in the loss of a dear  Mother, Grandmother and Great  grandmother. Special thanks to  Dr. Crosby and the staff of St.  Mary's Hospital for their kind  care and also to Rev. Kelly for  his services.  ���Dorothy and Jim Skerry and  family.  NUTS & BOLTS  LITTLE ENGINE REPAIRS  Outboards, power saws  Lawnimowers overhauled  Garden tools sharpened  TYPEWRITERS REPAIRED  Expert servicing typewriters,  adding machines, cash register combinations, all makes,  all work guaranteed, by G.  Pinkerton, formerly Acot  Business Machines and  Byrnes Typewriters.  Open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.  At head of wharf, under  Walt's and Earl's  Phone 886-2838  Repairs to all makes of radios,  TVs, Hi-Fis. Fast service, guaranteed satisfaction. Phone 886-  2469 day or night.;         .  Handyman, cabinet make rV  Saws and scissors sharpened,  reasonable. Phone Bill, 886-9902.  Professional painting, promptly.  Interior and exterior. Phone  886-_381.  For your painting, interior  and exterior, and paper hanging, phone David Nystrom,  886-7759.  MISC. FOR SALE  Regal flat top guitar and case.  A beautiful instrument. $75. Ph.  886-2690.     Dahlia tubers, mixed varieties,  named and unnamed. Ph. 886-  2526.   CLEARANCE SALE  Low  bargain   prices   to   clear  stocks of Fruit Trees, Shruibs,  Evergreens and Fertilizers.  No. 1 grade Gladioli bulbs  _���k_  doz  Bedding plants in stock  WYNGAERT ENTERPRISES  Giibsons, 886-9340  HORSEMEN!  For your tack needs see  Walt Nygren Sales  Giibsons, 886-9303   Girl's bicycle, good condition,  $15.  Phone  886-9528.  PLANTING TIME  Good supply of bedding plants  ready now including many varieties of tomatoes.-  MOTHER'S  DAY SPECIAL ���  Begonias in bloom, 29c  GILKER'S  NURSERIES  Reid Rd., Gibsons, 886-2463  Electrolux Sales, Service and  Supplies, until May 18. Phone  Sunnycrest Motel, 886-9920.  Hotpoint range, $25; refrigerator $40. Finlay Realty Ltd., 886-  9900.  STORE OPENING SPECIALS  Sat., May H, Door prize  Free coffee and donuts at  Earl's in Gibsons  886-9600  PLANTING TIME  Good supply of bedding plants  ready now.  Mary   varieties   of   tomatoes  ready May 11.  SPECIAL ��� Onion Sets 39c  GILKER'S  NURSERIES  Reid Rd., Gibsons, 886-2463  McClary wringer washer $30  Cement double laundry tub�� $14  Utility talble (Arborite top) $15  All in excellent condition. F. J.  Wyngaert, 886-9340.  Stihl 9 hp. chain saw, 30 and 36  in. bars. New condition. Phone  886-2343 after 5:30.  2 Melody house trailers, 12' x 60'  and 12' x 66'. Phone 886-9826.  Used electric and gas ranges,  also oil ranges. C & S Sales. Ph.  885-9713,  Sechelt.  Manure,  delivered.  Phone  2253.  Extremely well (built factory  made 8' Courier tent trailer,  opens out to 8' x 13'. Many extras. Built-in propane stove and  collapsible table, ice box, sink  and lots of cupboards, 12 gallon  water tank. Interior finished in  Arborite. FP. $575. Phone 886-  2659.  SPORTING GOODS  Hardware and appliances  Where your dollar has more  cents  EARL'S IN GIBSONS  886-9600  Giod local nay for sale, $1 a  bale delivered. Phone 946-6568.  See our large selection of wedding invitations and announcements at the Coast News  /  I will not Ibe responsible for any  debts contracted in my name  by any other than myself on or  after April 24, 1968.  (Signed)  Ken Whipple  April 24, 1968 Gibsons, B.C.  SUNSHINE COAST REAL ESTATE  TWILIGHT THEATRE  Wed., Thurs., Fri., May 8, 9, 10  Shirley MacLaine,  Michael Caine  GAMBIT  Technicolor  Sat., Mon., Tues., May 11, 13, 14  Frank Sinatra  THE NAKED HUNNER  Technicolor, Techniscojpe  PHOTO FINISHING  Phone 886-9652  VICTOR A. DAOUST  PAINTER & DECORATOR  40 years experience  First class jobs, inside and out.  SWAP  26" tricycle, good condition. Wili  swap for small bike. Phone 886-  2909.  WANTED  Will  buy  patches   of   standing  timber. Phone 886-2459.  CARS- TRUCKS FOR SAII  1967 CITROEN DS21 PALLAS  Leather upholstery,  AM-FM radio, PS. & P.B.  Hydro-pneumatic suspension  20,000 miles. Metallic Gray  Owner in area at weekenc.  Ring collect Vancouver 683-2445  for full information  1956 Austin 4 door sedan, $140.  Phone 886-2871.  '57 Studeibaker, good condition,  for sale or trade. Ph. 886-9847.  '52 International pickup truck.  Phone 886-9832.    '  '57 DeSoto; '57 Studebaker; '56  Dodge. Make an offer. Phone  886-9686.  BOATS FOR SALE  16 ft. Spencercraft hull, Brandl-  mayr design, cabin cruiser,  marine plywood included, $250.  Phone or write Alexander & McLean Ltd., 1387 Marine Dr.,  West Vancouver. Ph. WA 24422.  Mirror class sailing dinghy, com  pletely equipped. Terylene main  sail and jilb, flotation built in.  fibreglass and ply. Asking $390.  Phone 883-2489.  ANNOUNCEMENTS  For all your travel infoirmat-on  and bookings, contact Margaret  MacKenzie, local agent for  Eaton's "Where-to-Oo" Travel  Service, Sunnycrest Shopping  Plaza, Gibsons, 886-2231. Head  office 515 West Hastings St.,  Vancouver.  For membership of explosive re  quirements contact Wiljo Wiren  selling agent, Howe Sound  Farmers Institute, Reed Road,  Gibsons, 886-2014. Stumping or  ditching powder, dynamite, electric or regular caps, prima-  cord, etc.  Alcoholics Anonymous, Post Of*  fice Box 294, Sechelt. Phone  S86-9878.  COMPRESSED AI3  SERVICE FOR  Skindivers' and Firemen's  air tanks  SKINDrVERS 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  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.  PETS  Nice home dog, free to anyone  who will give her a good home.  Brown and white terrier, female  Ph. 886-9374.  Good home wanted for part Lalb  good watchdog, 1 yr. old. Outside village. Ph. 886-7167.  2 11 wk. old German Shepherd  puppies, $15 each. Good pets.  1 yr. part Lab, could easily be  trained for hunting. 886-2890.  SAVE MONEY  KODACOLOR FILM  Developing and Printing  8 exposure roll $2.25  12 exposure roll 2.75  20 exposure roll 4.25  ' Reprints 20c  Satisfaction guaranteed or your  money refunded.  Simply mail your film direct to  TOTEMCOLOR Film Labs Ltd.,  Box 3301, Vancouver 3, B.C.  FUELS  Alder, stove and fireplace vood  for sale.   Phone  886-9861.  FOR RENT  Clean house, suitaible for couple  and 1 child, oil stove, elec. hot  water; Ph. Chris Johnson, 886-  9832.  House for rent, Roberts Creek,  conveniently located, retired  couple preferred. Box 1037,  Coast News, Gibsons.  1 bedroom furnished all electric waterfront ground floor duplex suite. Good beach, on Gower Point Rd R. W. Vernon, 886-  2887.  Soames Point, 2 bedroom furnished cottage, adults only. Ph.  886-2549.  2 bedroom furnished or unfurnished house for rent, VA miles  from Langdale. Phone 886-2983.  Modern, self contained apt.,  view, no hippies or dogs. 886-  7240 after 9 p_m.  BEST ACCOMMODATION  IN GIBSONS  MAPLE CRESCENT  NEW DELUXE APARTMENT  3 bedroom apartments vacant  now. FREE heat, washing  facilities, drapes, blinds, parking, water, garbage collection. Colored appliances and  plumbing. Luxury living at low  cost.  Phone 886-7049  WANTED TO ME  Responsible adult family need 3  bedroom unfurnished home, Gibsons area, by June 1. Loving  care to home and grounds. Interested in lease. References.  886-7219.  PROPERTY FOR SALE  3 bedroom house, basement,  auto-oil heat. Available last of  June. Reasonable down payment, call after 5 p.m., 886-2762.  New house, 1400 sq. ft. Full  basement, luxuriously finished.  Double fireplace, located on  Gower Point Rd. 1 acre view  lot. Ph. 886-2977.  3 bedroom full basement home,  Sechelt, Phone 885-9943.  One semi-waterfront lot, Hopkins Landing. Phone 886-2466.  Acreage in Sechelt. Large older  type home, some furniture. Box  142, Sechelt or 885-9598.  Gibsons   waterfront  lots  able. Phone 886-2466.  avail-  CONSTRUCTION  Everything tor your  building needs  OULF BUILDING SUPPLU_s  Sechelt. Phone 885-2283  SHARE YOUR  GOOD HEALTH  BE A BLOOD DONOR  Gibsons ��� 3 bedroom part basement home with excellent  view of bay area. Close to  ��� schools. Wired for stove.  Auto-oil furnace. Full price  $li;500. Terms.  Modern family home with  full basement close to  s ohools and shopping. Five  bedrooms, spacious panelled  living room with wall to  wall. Large bright Mtchen  with utility room. Colored,  vanity bathroom. Auto-oil  hot water heating. Matching  carport with workshop. Full  price $21,000. Terms with  7% on balance.  Waterfront lot ��� 200 feet  frontage with unique panoramic view. If you're planning a new home you must  see this unusual property.  Full, price $5,750.  Roberts Creek ��� 5 acres with  cabin close to beach. Excellent water supply. Ideal  camp property. F.P. $5,600.  Middlepoint ��� 9% acres close  to beach and boat launching. Excellent investment.  288 feet highway frontage.  Full price $4,600.  Pender Harbour ��� Large, fully  serviced waterfront lot on  sheltered lagoon close to  Madeira Park. Full price  $2,500. Tennis.  New, .waterfront development with easy access off  paved road. Fully serviced  lots range from $2,500 to  $6,500. Term��.  For these and other choice  properties on the Sunshine  Coast contact Frank Lewis  or Morton Mackay at Gibsons office, 886^9900.  FINtAY REALTY LTD.  Gibsons and Burquitlam  Roberts Creek: Act now and  have your own cottage right on  the beach this summer. Furnished 5 rooms, 3 pc. bath. Nice  grounds. Extra sleeping, quarters. $14,500.  Selma Park: Just a few steps  to excellent beach and new  breakwater. Lovely little view  home has 2 bdrms. L. R. kitchen  and full bath. Min. care lot.  Convenient to store, P.O. and  transportation. Only $1500 dn.  on $6500 F.P.  Large level beach lot, 4 ran.  bsmt. house, plus 2 small cottages (one incomplete) $15,000  on terms.  One only view lot in convenient location. All services available and, look at the price, $1800  A starter home is this attractive little 4 room home on lge.  view lot. $8000 F.P. Close to  ferries.  K. Butler ��� 886-2000  Ron McSavahey ��� 886-9656  Ed Butler ��� 886-2000  Don Tait .-��� 883-2284  K BUTLER REALTY  & Insurance  Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 886-2000  MEMBER  MULTIPLE LISTING  SERVICE  EWART MeMYNN  REALTY & INSURANCE  NOTARY PUBLIC  MEMBER:  MULTIPLE LISTING SERVICE  Phone 886-2248  Special ��� On 53 ft. lot, level  to-good beach, excellent small  home with guest cottage. Basement, A/oil furnace, double  plumbing, landscaping. $10,000  down. Balance on good terms.  I.R.L.  Cash to a 7% mortgage: Lovely Gibsons waterfront home on.  level lot. Big view living room,  with fireplace. A/oil furnace in  basement, 2 bedrooms, etc. Full  price $30,000.  $15,500 buys this pleasant retirement home. Pleasant large  rooms, views, ��� A/oil furnace in  basement, fireplace. Plenty of  electrical appliances built in.  Cash or C.T.M. at 7%.  $4,000 down will take, a good  comJfortable 2 bedroom home,  full basement, big lot, convenient location, full price $16,900.  Some  values.  excellent   acreage  Gibsons ��� As new, 2 bedroom  home; Youngstown kitchen. Full  basement with Studio and extra  room.. EjxpansJiive /view -from  large sundeck. Garage and paved driveway.  $117,000 ��� terms  Roberts Creek ��� WATERFRONT. Comfortable & solidly  built single bedroom home on  level lot. Patio. Garage & workshop which could easily be converted to guest room.; 7 i  D.P.. $5,000 Y  Gibsons: Retirement or New-  lyweds. Cosy single bedroom  home on level lot. Patio. Gar-  ajge.  .'.���'���'.  F.P. $9,500  Several view lots. All on village water. Priced from $1650  ��� .$2,750..  Selma Park: Attractive 2 bedroom home on small lot. Magnificent view. Bus at door. Good  buy at $6,500.  Roberts Creek Waterfront ���  Four 2 & 3 bedroom rental  units, furnished, including oil or  electric ranges, toilets and  showers. Room for further development on 2.7 acre lot. FJP.  $29,000. Cash.,. required approx.  $15,500 to existing A/Sale of  $13,500, payable $125 per month  at 7%.  SECHELT AGENCIES LTD.  Really & Insurance  Gibsons  Call C. R. Gathercole  Office 886-7015        Res.  886-2785  Member of the Multiple Listing  Service of Vancouver Real  Estate Board  E. McMynn  Do Wortman  J. Warn  886-2500  686-2393  886-3681  Pox 238, Gibsons; B.C.  DIAL 886-2418  Gibsons: 2 level lots on North  Road. Corner property, small  workshop. Full price $4,500, on  terms. ���.  DIAL 886-2418  Gibsons Village: Four suite  apartment, only nine years old.  Self-contained suites minimize  caretatang.l Priced at $34,000,  vendor will accept Cash to Mortgage $14,000. To see this property call Mr. White, Res. Ph.  886-2935.  DIAL 886-2418  Gibsons: 22 acres on highway.  Frontage on three roads. Close  in. Excellent investment at $15,-  000 on terms. Call Dick Kennett.  DIAL 886-2418  Roberts Creek: Beautifully  landscaped 75 feet waterfront.  Modern 2 bedroom home, full  basement, auto-oil furnace, excellent garden, fruit trees, .dose  to stores, school and post office. Full price $23,500.  DIAL 886-2418  Gibsons: 2 bedroom- cottage,  well kept up. Nicely located on  Sargent Road, good view. Convenient to all amenities. Full  price only $8,500.  DIAL 886-2418  CHARLfcS ENGLISH Ltd.  Real Estate and Insurance  Richard F. Kennett,  Notary Public  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  GIBSONS.  B.C.        Ph.  886-2481  Roller skating is good exercise. ���  Visit Europe  Mr. and Mrs. Lorne Mason  of Gibsons have returned from  a visit to London and Paris. In  London they visited son Michael  along with son Steve who arrived from Israel. Steve will  remain working in London until  the fall when he will return  to UBC. to work on his MSC degree. Michael is working on  his PH degree.  This was the first family reunion in six years. Following  the London visit they spent  some days in Paris before returning home.  7 .      \  TRICYCLE FOUND  A tricycle bearing the brand  name Troxell, colored gold with  a white seat also sporting a  bell and found in vicinity of  Elphinstone school is at the  Gibsons RCMP office on School  road. EARL BINGLEY of Earl's Agensies, Gibsons. i_- shown handing  over the keys of the business to Winston Robinson, also of Gibsons  following the retirement of Mr. Bdrigley from the business. Mr.  Robinson who has had practice in hardware sales formerly with  Gibsons Hardware, is looking forward to a steady growth in Gibsons area. Coffee and doughnuts will be available at the opening  Saturday. 7 _...  Neighbors in art  Hopkins Landing neighbors  who both moved into this area  about three years ago share  honors at the Art Gallery until  May 18. Vivian Chamberlin, wife  of Ray Chamiberlin and Louise  McPhedran, wife of Ron McPhedran, have taken advantage  of adult education night classes, Vivian in Chemainus and  Gibsons and Louise at Calgary  Tech. One of Vivian's teachers  was Chris Pratt, well known' in  Sechelt and who mounted an exhibition of her work in the Gallery last sumimer.  Gibsons people will remember  Vivian Chamberlin's contribution  to the  fence-painting  two  years ago and which now hangs  in Ken's Foodland. Two ^charming portraits, the McPhedran's  seven and nine year old children and a study of Barbara  Williams who patiently sat for  Fred Carney's adult education  class during the winter, are involved in the showing.  A look-in is planned for the  Arts Council studio-workshop,  located behind the Hospital Cottage in Sechelt on Saturday,  May 11 from 2 to 4 p.im: A spec-  ' tacular display of contemporary  paintings by Trudy Small of Gib  sons will provide color, gaiety  and a focal point for conversation.  river protection  Habitat, Key to Survival is"the  theme for the 12th annual convention of the B.C. Wildlife  Federation, which will attract  some 300 sportsmen, conservationists, government officials,  and representatives of industry  to the Stockmen's Hotel, Kamloops, from May 8 to 12.  Featured speakers, will include the Hon. W. Kenneth Kier-  nan, minister of recreation and  conservation, who will address  nil urn w��  ANGLICAN  St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons  8 a.m., Holy Communion  11:00 a.m., Church School  11:15 a.m., Mattins  7:30   p.m.   Evensong  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  9:30 a.m., Holy Eucharist  11 a.m., Church School  St.   Hilda's,   Sechelt  8 a.m., Holy Communion  9:30 a.m., Church School  11:00 a.m. Morning Prayer  Church of His Presence,  3:00 p.m., Communion  St. Mary's Church, Garden Bay  7:30 p.m., Evening Prayer  UNIT��  Gibsons  11 a.m..  Divine Service,  Wilson  Creek  11:15 a.m., Divine WorshiD  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  GIBSONS PENTECOSTAL  TABERNACLE  Member P.A.O.C.  886-7272  Highway and Martin Road  Evening Service 7:30 p.m.  Tues.  Bible Study & Prayer  7:30.p.m. .  Fri.   Clubs  &  Family Services  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  Morning Worship 11 a.m.  GLAD TIDINGS  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  the convention on Friday, May  10; Frank H. Dunkle, director  of wildlife for the state of Montana, who will deliver the keynote address, and Dr. David B.  Turner, deputy minister of recreation and conservation, who  will be the banquet speaker.  Pollution control will again be  under discussion and delegates  will be asked to approve recommendations that senior governments share sewage treatment  costs with municipalities, and  that charges be instituted for issuance of Pollution Permits.  news!  Inaugural run from Langdale for the new Sunshine  Coast Queen will take place  Thursday, {May 16, on the 1  o'clock trip leaving Langdale, Hon. Isabel Dawson,  minister without portfolio,  has announced.  .ary now  four years old  Four years ago, on May 11,  seven months before the completion of St. Mary's Hospital, a  ceremony at the Roberts Creek  Community Hall installed the.  first officers in the newly-formed Roberts Creek Auxiliary. Of  the 33 women who joined the  organization, most were there  to witness the installation which  was performed by Mrs. D.  Fyles/ past president of the  Gibsons auxiliary.  The original officers were  Mrs. L. Flumerfelt, Mrs. A.  Swanson, Mrs. S. Rowland, Mrs.  R. Birkin, Mrs. R. McSavaney,  Mrs. L. Farr, Mrs. C. Beeman,  and Mrs. J. T. Newman.  The auxiliary was formed a  month earlier, April 13, at a  meeting which took place at  Earl Haig Camp, with Mrs. N.  Ball in the chair.    ,  During the four years that,  have elapsed since that day the  the auxiliary has made many  worthwhile donations to the hospital, both separately and in  conjunction with its five sister  auxiliaries.  A.G. Fellowes  Allan Gilmore Fellowes passed away in hospital on April 27.  Born in Toronto, Mr. Fellowes  came to Vancouver in 1911. Active in sports, he organized and  captained the Towers Hockey  club which became a source of  pride to Vancouver and famous  in hockey circles. When it disbanded in 1930, scrap books and  records were placed in the  Sports Hall of Fame.  He was a member of a tennis  club, a rowing club and the  Vancouver Riding and Driving  club. He served as trustee on  the Vancouver school board for  six years and was secretary of  the B.C. School Trustees Association for 12 years.  In 1938 he married Helen Evans, and four years later they  bought their summer home at  Roberts Creek and have spent  all possible weekends and holidays   there.     I .,.7;..;..>.'  After retiring from his insurance business in 1963, Mr. Fellowes made plans to move to  Roberts Creek and started remodelling the camp for a permanent home. The move was  to take effect in September of  last year, but in August he suffered a stroke from which he  did not recover.  He leaves his wife Helen, son  John, of Roberts Creek; two  daughters, Miss Mary Fellowes  and Mrs. J. (Frances) Brown,  Vancouver, and a brother, F. B.  Fellowes, Vancouver. The funeral service was held April 30  in St. Mary's Kerrisdale church,  Rev. Boyd officiating.  RITS MOTEL of Gibsons has changed hands and on the right is  Mr. and Mrs. Pat Jackson from New Westminster, who have taken  over from Mr. and Mrs. Steve Girard (left). The Girards during  the three years they operated the motel expanded it to its present capacity.  Festival 1968 coming  The Arts Council Festival for  1968 is taking on a new look.  From the iperdominantly musical program of the past two  years which had to be based on  Elphinstone Auditorium, Festival 68 is expanding to embrace  the whole Sunshine Coast community, to provide a spectrum  of entertainment' for young and  old, opportunities to watch experts at work and occasions for  personal involvement.  For a rollicking start with fun  for the young in heart of whatever age the Arts Council has  invited Dick Oertel to return  with his famous marionettes. He  will be bringing an entirely new  show but an old time favorite  story of the intrepid' and resourceful   children  who thwart  their parents attempt to get rid  of them, outwit the wicked witch  to be united with their repentant family, Grimm's perennial  favorite Hansel and' Gretel.  The jpuppeteers who are members of Vancouver's Puppetry  Guild, who have made previous  visits to Port Mellon, Gibsons  and Sechelt, will stage their  show this year at Pender Harbour in the Secondary School  gymnasium at 7:30 p.m. on May  11.  The following week, May 18,  an Art in Action similar to the  successful event held two years  ago will take place in Sechelt,  and in June music and dancing  programs are planned. There  are the usual ticket reductions  for Arts Council members.  ���~,~^,.     Coast News May 9, 1968.   Y 5  Sechelt News  (By MARIE FIRTH)  Sechelt's Garden Club monthly meeting at the home of Mr.  and Mrs. V. Shuttleworth, West  Sechelt, May 1 with Mr. Frank  Read . in the chant saw 24  members present. Mr. Dave  Hayward gave a report on the  progress of the work on the  float for the May Day parade.  A letter was read from Mr.  Barber, the former Garden  Man, who now lives in Surrey,  confirming the invitation for  him to be a judge at the annual flower show in June. _  Mr. Dan Kerr is to see to  the making of a plaque to be  placed in the grounds of the  Municipal Hall. The committee for the staging of the flower show is to meet at the home  of Mrs. B. Firth on Monday,  June 3 to make plans. Get-well  wishes were to be sent to Mr.  Gordon Potts who is at present  in Vancouver.  A reunion of old school chums  was held at the home of Mrs.  Dave Hayward on May 1 when  several ladies met for an enjoyable lunch and afternoon. These  included Mrs. C. Jackson, Wilson Creek; Mrs. Mona Chapman and Mrs. Margaret Parkinson of West Vancouver; Mrs.  Marjory Everett of Vancouver,  and Mrs. Rena Owens, Burnaby.  The ladies all attended Kings-  way West and South Burnaby  Schools at the same time and  had a merry time looking over  class pictures and remembering  one-time  classmates.  JULIETTE GOES MOD on CBC-TV's Show of the Week on Monday, May 13, when she welcomes British pop singer Frank Ifield  (above) and a new group of young singers and dancers, The Good  Company, for her first color special of the season. Also appearing:  Winnipeg's rock group The Guess Who?  every home on the  unshine  DY placing an ad (display or classified) regularly in the Coast  News you place your message before over 4,500 readers  in homes and businesses from Port Mellon to Pender Harbour.  The Coast News is truly a Coast-conscious Weekly with the best  interests of all residents and business folk our first and final  consideration . . . printed and published right in Gibsons, fhe Sunshine  Coast's only 100% home-print Weekly  Phone  886-2622  Gibsons Teachers concerned over unrest  Coast News, May 9, 1968.  ANDY     CAPP  There is mounting unrest  among those concerned with  education. At the recent Penticton meeting of the B.C.  Teachers Federation, attended  by M. B. Mactavish, David  White, and Eugene Yablonski,  delegates representing 19,000  teachers recognized that a  crisis existed. They called for  a grass roots dialogue to focus  on educational problems.  The Sechelt Teachers Association agrees that there has been  a breakdown in communication  between parents, teachers, administration and government  officials. In an attempt to  remedy this situation the association will offer for publication, articles and briefs that  may help to clarify the problem. The following is such an  article. It is quoted, with permission, from the CBC Television program, Viewpoint. The  author is Stanley Cohen, an  educational    specialist    and an  associate editor of the Montreal  Star. He said:  What is happening in Quebec  ��� this mounting unrest among  teachers��� is happening all  across Canada and the United  States. And Quebec is not the  only place to have had teachers'  strikes in recent months.  There are three major issues  in these disputes: money, working conditions and professional  dignity. In terms of money,  teachers for the most part still  don't get salaries befitting their  academic and professional  training and their years of  classroom experience. It's about  time we stopped equating their  incomes with those of unionized  labor, and compare them with  engineers and experienced accountants, let alone doctors and  dentists.  With regard to working conditions, they are far from ideal  Or conductive. There is still a  myth that teachers have it easy  GIBSONS JULY 1st CELEBRATION  A meeting will be held at the Gibsons Munftipal Hall  on THURSDAY, MAY 16th, 1968, af 8 p.m.  All interested parties and representatives of clubs,  groups and other organizations are urged to attend.  LETS MAKE JULY 1st, 1968, A DAY TO REMEMBER!!  Sieve and Helen Girard,  ANNOUNCE  Mr. and Mrs. Pal Jackson  have taken ever the ownership of fhe  RITZ MOTEL  Commencing May 1st.  Our special thanks to our many good customers and  wish the same support for the new owners  ��� Cut Flowers  ��� Plants  ��� Floral Arrangements  FOR OUT OF TOWN DELIVERY OUR F.T.D.  WIRE SERVICE WILL BE YOUR MESSENGER  LISSILAND FLORISTS  GIBSONS  Ph. 8869345  SECHELT  Ph. 885-9455  because they work a nine-to-  three o'clock day, less than  ten months of the year. Sure,  some join the profession for  this reason but studies have  shown that a good teacher  spends more than 50 hours per  week at work. This includes  time in the classroom, preparation and grading, non-teaching  duties, like standing guard  over a water fountain and  supervising extra - curricular  activities without additional  pay. Also, many are enrolled  in courses after school hours  and during summer vacations.  In terms of professional dignity: It is a search for personal dignity as well as for community respect befitting their  difficult task and their professional skills. Teachers are still ;  taken for granted.  As adults with a great deal  of influence over the young,  they have always been expected to display a public, behavior  more exemplary than the rest  of us. like clergymen, they  were expected to make financial sacrifices in order to carry  out some mission in life. And  in many places they still have  little say in what or how they  are to teach, or in how a school  is to be run. They are part of  a paternalistic system. In effect, they are to be seen but  not heard outside their classroom walls.  All that has changed, particularly with younger teachers.  They are of a different generation, they are no longer submissive, they see no dichotomy  between unionism and professionalism. At university they  challenged many of our established institutions, only to find  themselves in the middle of  one. They regard much of what  they are required to teach as  irrelevant.  Teachers    are    not    without  fault_4 to be sure.  They  have ^  often Y protected    incompetence  '  in the name    of    professional  solidarity;   they   have   resisted Y  changes    in    curriculum    and  methods;   some  of their union  leaders no doubt have personal  power; ambitions; and when the  chipsiare ;&own, they have often  sold put ibe higher salaries at  the   expense of better working  conditions. They are, after all,  only human.  But if schools exist for children ��� no matter what beautiful buildings are erected, no  matter what curricular innovations are made, the key to  everything is the teacher. Good  teachers will only be attracted  to our school systems and remain in them if they receive,  good pay, decent professional  working conditions, high morale,, a consultative role and  the respect they deserve. And  there is nothing degrading about  their having to use collective  bargaining methods in order to  achieve those goals.  If any group wishes to have  a teacher speak to them regarding this matter please contact,  Mr. David White, Roberts  Creek, B.C.  ANOTHER ISSUE  A medley of things to see and  do when summer comes to  British Columbia takes up the  entire issue of the latest edition of Beautiful British Columbia magazine, published by the  department  of  travel industry.  Now on sale, the summer issue  of the full-color  quarterly  touches     on     several     annual  events,   including  the   Vancou-   ,  ver Sea Festival.  huhtY mothers mi  Make her specially happy this Sunday  with carefully chosen gifts from  THRIFTEE DRESS SHOP  Marine Drive,  GIBSONS ��� Ph.  886-9543  tuaiis ,-toKememUer  XXXXXXXXXXXX  xxxxx  XX  XXxXXXXXXXX  xxxx^xxxxxi  You'll be Sure to Find the Gift  fo Please Her Best ��� Here af  Marshall wells store  yyy;' \ |YY;-1556;?M^ 886-24421 Y'  YELLOW PAGES  ���������LAST CA_-_iJLf  ��  GIBSONS-SECHELT  TELEPHONE DIRECTORY  Yes, we're sounding the alarms! The Yellow  /Pages section of your telephone directory is  ^closing NOW. Please check your listings and  make sure they're correct. Then check to see  that you are listed under all the headings to  make your business easy to find. Finally, see  'that your key employees and their positions  are shown in proper order and that other firms  you may represent are shown. Get your share  of the business with extra listings in the Yellow  Pages. Call our Business Office today.  A?.ff.r������  BRITISH CWMBIA TELEPHONE COMPANY jonortai  Iphinsfone  Elphinstone Secondary school  hors    society,    1967-68, third  rm:  '���','  Division II:  Louise  Johnston  jl, Steve McCourt72.2.  pivision HI: Phil Reeves 2.2,  jit Warn 2.2.  (Division IV: Deborah Dockar  8.;:7Y..'...:7',.:       .y-.,..;: .'.7  Mvision VI: Linda Price 2.3.  Jiyision, VII: Dorian Gregory  }, Donna Nelson 2.7, Maureen  {ven. 2.6, Angela Willis 2.6,  iiren Enemark '2&y: Mark Rug-  ps 2.4y Karen Alsager 2.34  talfgang Buckhorn 2.3, Robert  Mrnie 2.1, Susan Johnston 2.1.  division X: Frances Finlay-  !h 2.4, William Dockar 2.3.  Honorable mention: Division  ^Norman Blatchford 2.0; Di-  pion ni, Jo-Anne Wheeler 20;  vision V, ������ Candy McPhedran  ^Division IX, Vera Leslie 2.0  ballot  (few limits on the amount of  Ijsters that may be taken with-  it special permit from crown-  rned foreshore have been an-  luriced toy Ithe^commerciai  |(heries branch of' the provin-  U department of recreation  dv conservation,  rhe hew regulations specify  it persons taking or having  1' their possession more than  ) pounds of oysters 7 in the  ell or more than one gallon  I; shucked oysters shall be  lamed to have taken oysters  r commercial purposes. Vio-  tors are liable to fines of up  $1,000., .  \ spokesman for the commer-  U fisheries branch said that  * new regulations are.'; pri-  irily meant to prevent waste  d to discourage nori-commer-  _1 oyster collectors from ped-  ng oysters that might not  bet health standards.  EAITH TIPS  What is happening to today's  trth? Daily, we read shock-  l reports about the high suite rate among adolescents,  .rise in use of drugs and  iohol, the increasing numbers  high school and college drop-  \s.   ��� =���������  Comments and articles not  jly point up this, soaring in-  _ence of emotional disorders  aong adolescents, but also  amatizeYthe critical lack of  agnosticY and treatment pro-  ams for them.  For example/the number of  ose in the age group 15-24 in  tental hospitals alone have  Iriously increased while the  ^neral hospital population has  screasedi. The increase is con-  _ferably greater than the xe-  tive increase in this age group  the general population.  What are the existing treat-  ent services for these young  |��ople? They are almost non-  bistant. There are only a few  eatment facilities for children  fid adolescents in the whole  the country.  The Canadian Mental Health  ssociation works for special  .agnostic and treatment pro-  rams for children and adolescents as part of its drive for  rea-ment facilities . in each  omprehensive mental health  ommunity.  In addition, it helps provide  sseritial services now, such as  information and referral anil.  social rehabilitation, etc. And  n working for the ultimate coo-  luest of emotional and mental  lisorders it helps support scien-  :ific studies sponsored by the  Research Fund of the Assotia-  :ion.  These critical problems in our  roting people affect all. of iis ���  n each and every'kind of com-  nunity. Let's help the CMHA  n its efforts to prevent them.  EARLIER SUNDAY SCHOOL  Gibsons United church Sun-  lay school until June 23 will  neefc at 10 in the morning and.  m June 23 the Sunday, school  .tcnic will take place. Sunday,  Hay 12, Mother's Day. will be  1 family service with Sunday  :chool children taking part in  the regular service.  By JACK DAVIS, MP.  ;       (Coast Capilano). ,  ���*: Onet of the reasons Prime  Minister Trudeau gave for calling the federal general election  on June 25 was that there was  One of the reasons Prime  now a million young Canadians  of voting age who had never  had a chance to express their  opinion in the conduct of national affairs. These, were the  young men and women who had  reached age 21 since November  1965.  But there is an even more  compelling reason. For the first  time in our history we will have  representation by population.  Constituencies, from one end of <  the' country to the other, will  be roughly the same population  size. Each will foe inhabited by  75,000 Canadians. This is a far  cry from the 6,000 member constituency of the Madeleine Islands in Quebec or the 265,000  riding of York-Scarborough  There are shifts in party re-  presentaition all right. Effectively they benefit the city based Liberals and New Democrats and weaken the conserva  tives whose strength, particularly in the Diefenbaker era,  lay mainly in the countryside.  The swing is not as pronounced as the pundits first thought.  On re-allocating the results from  52,000 polling stations in the  1965 election they have found  the Liberals would only have  won five more seats. These five  seats, raising the Liberal total  to 136 out of 265, would however have given the Pearson  administration an overall majority.  Redistribution had it ibeen in  effect in 1965 would also have  raised the New Democrats from  21 to 24 seats. The Conservatives would have dropped from  97 to 92 seats, the Creditiste  from 9 to 8 seats and the Social Credit from 5 to 4 seats.  If the 1965 election had been  fought in the new ridings, a  shift of five percent in the vote  would have caused an upset in  no less than 44 swing constituencies. In other words, five  more votes in every > 100 could  have added considerably to the  Liberal party's  scant  majority  Coast News, May 9, 1968,  in the house of commons or,  alternatively, could have put  Mr. Diefenbaker back in power.  The average age of the Canadian voter is a little lower.  In 1968 it will he 40 as opposed to 41 years in 1965. And  more electors, regardless of  their age, will probably come  out and vote. These trends, together with the pronouncements  of our new leaders and new  candidates will make for a more  exciting election in 71968. But  the results of the vote on June  25 still remains, very much, inr  doubt.  sin life  can  Like ail the dairy products  you want when you want  them���which is a/ways!.  It's hard to think of cfairy  products not being in:plentiful supply (how wbulcfcyou  explain that to the family?).  They are, because a lot of  people see to ft that you  have all you need. That includes Canada's 200.000  milk and cream producers,  the firms which process and  merchandise dairy products, and the Canadian  Dairy Commission.  There are two main parts  to the dairy industry. One is  bottled milk and cream. The  other is manufactured dairy  products ���butter, cheese,  evaporated milk, powdered  milk, ice cream and many  others. Part of the job of the  Dairy Commission is to help  assure that dairy farmers,  whose milk and cream goes  into manufactured products, get an income which  permits them to serve consumers with a steady, reliable supply.  How do we do it?  First, we support the market prices of dairy products.  That's a protection for the  producerand the consumer.  It gives the producer a  steady income from his  milk and cream, which he  needs like everybody else.  And it assures the consumer of steady prices for dairy  products!.  Market prices, though/  aren't enough to give pro  ducers the income they  need to stay in business.  And without federal help  supplies would drop, and  prices wou|d increase.  So we supplement their  market income by help-out  payments: (not hand-outs)  but only for the amount of  milk and cream for the products which the market  needs (we don't encourage  the production of costly  surpluses).  Our aim is a stable, profitable dairy industry���and a  continuing supply of high  quality dairy products on the  Canadian market.  So ;by all means go on  taking dairy products for  granted. You can afford to���  because we don't.  Commission  OTTAWA  HON. J. J. GREENE. MINISTER 8       boast News, May 9, 1S68.  COAST NEWS  Phone 886-2622  Sunshine Coast  Skate Club  SKATING  PROGRAM  ELPHINSTONE  GYM  Tuesdays 8:30 to 10:50 p.m.  (16 and over)  Fourth Tues. of every month  8:30 to 10:30 p.m.  (20 and over)  Saturday Afternoons  1st Session 1 to 2:30 p:m.  (12 and under)  2nd Session 3 to 4:30 p.m.  (13 and over)  PENDER HARBOUR  HIGH SCHOOL GYM  Every  Other Friday  1st Session 8 to 9:30 p.m.  (15 and under)  2nd Session 9:30 to 11:30 p.m.  (16 and over)  Next Session May 10  May 24 Session will be held  May 23 due to School  Graduation  Private Party Nights can  be arranged  Contact the   Skate   Club  6i*_liries role of Regional Districts  LES HEMPSALL  Big job feryy  les Hempsall  L. C. (Les) Hempsall, former-.  Ly CFP engineerY_tt: Port 7R_c_h  Ion and now _>roduct_dn (manager of intercontinei-tal Pulp  Co. at Prince George, will' become vice-president and produc-  ���tion manager of the projected  Eurocan Pulp ana Paper co. at  Kitimat effective Aug. 1.  The 47-year-old engineer has  been 12 years with the associated Reed Group, Canadian Forest Products, Pringe George  Pulp and Paper and Intercontinental.  He supervised construction of  ���the PGP&P as plant engineer  and then moved on to the job  with Intercontinental.  Eurocan, which is now starting work on a sawmill at its  Kitimat site, plans to start  building a pulp mill in the  spring of 1970.  To inform the piiblicY and  members of the ���regional district board of directdrsY Hon.  Dan Campbell, minister of  municipal affairs has issued the  followting letter directed to the  chairman of Regional .district  boards.     ���' 7.Y'-'Y    ''"''  This letter' was sent to Frank  West, chairman of the Sunshine  Coast Regional District board  and reads as follows:  Dear Mr. West:  It has  been  brought  to  the  attention of both, my staff and  myself that there is  some uncertainty in the  minds  of the  Directors of many regional districts as to precisely what the  government    ^envisages     their  /role to.be. While we have,tried  vf.to'' outiihe : our  concept|TOf the 7  Y role of the' regional: ^strict,- ity-  '': is  quite  evident  thaTJ it;bea:rs '  elaboration. 7 Y-  I   have   set out  below   what  I consider an appropriate pro-  > gramYof the kinds of activities ���  in Y which Y reg-ohaiY districts  could engage. I would not; want'  it to be inferred that riegional  districts   could  not   engage   in  other    activities    nor Twould I  want it inferred that a^r,egionaJ..,  district should enter iMthesje'_.  fields all at, once.   / Y^ VY   .  The activities lof Regional dis- '  tricts   appear   to   break   down  into    three   broad   categories,  first;  those that, are  of rather  general benefit to the citizens  of a region regardless of where  they live, secondly, those that  have a more limited benefit to  particular areas and groups of  people within the region and  lastly, certain actiyitieis for  which there is clear gain if the  region in effect undertakes  these on behalf of the7member  areas as a work i or service  which in some] cases would be  on  a contract ^ basis.  Dealing, with the first group  we' have: .'   -yr.'-:' y 7 Y '- -.Y/Y  1. The local responsibility for  the provision of hospitals and  hospital facilities.  2. An overall regional library  service.-    Y;:' y-  { 3. A regional recreational pro-  ��� gram.. . v ; yy^s;y    ..-.1^-T7- :'7777r  4/ YR^egionai Y enviroiumfental|  management- ;/>#hich.]:/4n^udes'';',  planning and in some instances  participation in   federal-provincial regional programs. -  Dealing with the second group  there'are .a-number? of things,  that can.be 'undertaken by the  regional   board   on   behalf   of  the     citizens     living within  a  benefitting area to be paid for  by^such pitizens and these could  include ^^ucir: things,: as: }   .;'      \  ,'"1. A_nbula.ice,. service?,,  fire.'  protection,    garbage    disposal,.  water,   sewerage,   and similar  things.  ,  2.     Community    recreational  facilities  and programs.  3. Community environmental  management for the -electoral  areas which among other things  include zoning and building  regulations and building inspec-  ��� tion services. ������><  '..  Lastly, we see the regional  board undertaking and providing certain services for the  members on a service or contract basis and in this we would  include:  1. Issuance and sa_e7 of debentures and debt management.  2. Engineering 7 and planning  services for member municipalities.  3. Provision and maintenance  of an equipment pool for data  processing   ihciUding   in   some  peases ^recording Y and   account-  7 .nglon behalf; of member muni-  eipalit-es. YY^YY-..��� '  4. Central purchasing and  public works equipment pool.  We would also hope that a  clear .working , arrangement  could be developed by the existing ^improvement districts and  the regional board. In many instances this will be rather easily  GIBSON. ELEMENTARY SCHOOL  CONCERT and OPEN HOUSE  7:30 P����*.  Thursday, May 9  ACTIVITY   ROOM  Editor: I read of the children  having been shown over the  printing plant of the Coast News  and am wondering how many  of them have decided to -De-  come an editor or a part employee. I would be' interested1  to know from what they have  seen what is their opinion���Mrs.  E. Black, Sechelt.  - Editor's note: It Is difficult  their minds. However, they were  to know what went through  quite pleased with their visit.  Perhaps a call to Mr.' W. L.  Reid,, ^principal might elicit  some information.  GRADE 12 CLASS  ELPHINSTONE  SECONDARY  SCHOOL  TALENT CONTEST  Thursday, May 23  : ���'*---���  Elphinstone Auditorium  8:30 p.m.  Entry forms available at school or phone 886-9325  between 6 and 9 p.m.  FASHION  Make a Mini part of your  summer scene. To be worn  wherever there's fun! The fabric? Anything from lace to canvas. The style? Very short.  Cut-outs are usual and < mahy  sport bloomers or long-legged  panties to match and protect  your modesty. The question of  skirts is divided as often as  not. Newest play-mate is the  long tunic-jacket with military  fatigue patch-pockets and brass-  studded epaulettes, all in khaki  drill. cloth.  For Romantic Evenings, softly draped crepe ;in a heavenly  shade of blue, cool and feminine. Easy to sew if its bonded . and then no linings are  needed. Fashion into a little  smock shape that falls straight  and free from a soft crush of  yoke. Clusters of chalk - white  bubbles at your ears complete  the look. Elegant and ageless!  The following letter was sent  to Hon: Isabel. Dawson, MLA  for this constituency:  "Dear Mrs.-Dawson:  ." "Once again, the International  Brotherhood ~ of Pulp, Sulphite  and Paper Mill Workers membership wishes to protest the inadequate ferry service, even  though appeals to the Socred  government seem to ibe a waste  of time.  "It should be noted that before the government decided to v  form its own navy, we had a  late ferry every night, enabling  the residents of this area to vis- -  it evening events in Vancouver  without the cost of staying overnight. There was also a ferry  early enough in, the morning  that a day worker could get to  work by 8 o'clock. Since the  government take over, both  these advantages have disappeared." So much for the government's consideration for the  voters and tax payers of this  area.  "With regards to the tourists,  Easter weekend was a good example, cars were lined up for  a mile and a half on a public  highway blocking normal traffic. Families with children sat  for six and seven hours without even a washroom and to  ad_ insult to injury a radar  trap, operated by the Red Coated Revenue Collectors, was stationed not too far back in an  area where there is no excuse  for a 20 mph zone. This was to  ensure that the tourist paid his  $25 fee for coming to the Sunshine Coast. This sort of treatment is bound to encourage  more tourist trade?  "Now the government has the  -nerve to ''propose a schedule  with two hours and 40 minutes  between ferries, if this is. an  example of progress, we are in  sad shape.  "To sum up, the government  collects taxes from this area,  in an amount larger than the  average person thinks and gives  nothing in return. In a word the  ferry service STINKS..  "We are soliciting the support  of our sister^local at Powell River Whose members are also  subjected to "- this disgraceful  service, and no douibt our displeasure w^ll be demonstrated  at the polls during the next election. ��� Lome E* Smitji, secretary."      v  Hi-Cs to have  .v  - V - ��  young speaker  Arrangementifvare under way  for having Ya�� a speaker a  member ^of Y;Jthe; Older Boy's  Parliament. The HiCs have been  collecting bpofe�� for them to  send to areas where books are  not too easy to obtain. If you  have any available please phone  Mrs. T- Hume at 886-2951.  The answer "to the question  last week asking why is youth  like an orange the answers are:  1. An orange has a core, or  centre like youth. 2. Youth has  segregations like an orange; 3.  The orange has a Core of character; 4. The condition of., an -.  orange depends on its environment; 5. The core is similar to  the main road of life and each  sectioh is a different road of  life. 6. The orange has a definite  purpose in life.  COAST NEWS WANT ADS  Phone 886-2622  UP TO 3 p.m. TUESDAY  done where a  director-is also*  a   trustee   of   an  improvement  district.    Depending    upon the  circumstances and local wishes,  in due course many of the improvement   districts   could as-1  sigh" their   responsibilities   and  duties   to  the board  with the:  trustees   remaining   as  an; advisory committee or be disbanded entirely. ;'7'Y''  In  any event for  the future  the government expects the citizens    in   unorganized territory  to look to the regional district]  as the vehicle for taking care^  of their local heeds/ It is not  proposed to incorporate furthers  improvement    districts    except  in the few instances where currently such  incorporation  pro-v  cesses-are in progress.  Finally .1-wisfrTto advise you*  that plans are underway for a���,  visit with your board by either?  my deputy or my assistant deputy at which I hope that you*  and your directors will take*  the opportunity .to discuss|  thoroughly your.'problems" and^  programs. ��� Dan Campbell, {  minister.  Best Wishes io  WINSTON ROBINSON  on your new business venture  WALT NYGREN SALES Lfd  Insurance plans designed  for your individual requirements ������ mortgage, education, family protection.  DAVE HOPKIN  Resident Underwriter      7  ZURICH LIFE OF CANADA ,  -~   '   Serving the Entire Sunshine Coast  Phone: Office 886-2481���Res. 886-7746      P.O. Box 500, Gibsons  JEWELRY  ... the perfect gift/  for MOTHER  on Her Day ,  ���   ���  Wide assortment Ladies Bulova and  taravelle Wrist and Pendant Watches  Just arrived the latest designs in  Ladies Diamond Rings fashioned by Lido  Sunnier Jevtelry ��� Brooches and many  other Gift-Wise items  L & J  Cowrie St., SECHELE ��� Ph. 885-9426  D. 6. DOUGLAS VARIETY & PAIKTS  McCall's Patterns, Laces, Remnants & Singer Supplies  Sunnycrest Plaza, Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-26X5  HOWE SOUND 5, 10, 15 CENT STORE  For  All  Your  SEWING NEEDS,  SB1PUCITY  PATTERNS  Gibsons ������ Ph. 886-8852  GILMORE'S VARIETY SHOP  SEWING NEEDS, BUTTERICK PATTERNS���Sechelt, Ph. 885-9343  TASCUA SHOPPE  FOR YOUR YARDGOOD5 ��� Sedwlt ��� Ph. 885-9331 Phone 886-2808  TWIN CREEK LUMBffi  & BUILDING SUPPLIES Ud.  _5 very thing for your building  needs  Free Entimates  At the Sign of the Chevron  HILLt MACHINE SHOP  & MARINE SERVICE Ltd.  Machine   iShbp  Arc  &  Acty..���������Welding  Steel Fabricating  Marine Ways  Automotive & Marine Repairs  Standard Marine Station  Phone  886-7721  Res.  886-9956 ���  886-9326  APPLIANCES  Radio, Appliance & TV Service  Live  Better Electrically  GIBSONS ELECTRIC Lfd.  Authorized GE Dealer  Phone 886-9325  RAY NEWMAN PLUMBING  SALES & SERVICE  Hot  Water  Heating;  Building & Alterations  Davis   Bay  Rd.,  R.R.1,  Sechelt ��� Ph.   885-2116  SIM ELECTRIC Ltd.  ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS  Sechelt ��� Phone 885-2062  PENINSULA TV  Servicing Gibsons, Sechelt,  7    Pender Harbour  Any make, including color  Phone collect for service  883-2430  1        Bill  Peters  TASaiASHOP  Ladies ��� Mens ��� Childrens  Wear ��� Yard Goods ��� Wool  and Staples��� Bedding  Linens .,  Dial 885-9331  Sechelt, B.C.  OPTOMETRIST  FRANK E. DECKER  BAL BLOCK ��� GIBSONS  WEDNESDAY  FOR APPOINTMENTS  886-2248  JOHN HMD-SMITH  REFRIGERATION  &  MAJOR APPLIANCE SERVICE  Port Mellon to Pender Harbour  Phone 886-2231  From 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  Res. 886-9949  TILLICUM CHIMNEY SERYICE  Chimneys, Eaves and Drains  cleaned and repaired  Painting .��� Janitor Service  Gardening and Odd Jobs  R. BARCLAY  Sechelt' 885-2094 ��� 885-2191  All Work Guaranteed  WATCH   REPAIRS  Prompt  Dependable   Service  Sensible Prices  WATCH  REPAIRS  JEWELRY  REPAIRS  Free Estimates  MARINE MEN'S WEAR LTD.  Gibsons 886-2116  G M FURNACE SERYICE  Box 65, Gibsons  Expert oil burner repair  service night or day  Phone   886-2468  885-2064  LEN WRAY'S TRANSFER  Household Moving & Storage  Phone 886-2664 ��� R.R.1 Gibsons  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  ECTORY  YINCE  BACEWELL  BUILDING  CONTOACTOR  30 years experience  Quality Workmanship  886-7720 Hopkins Landing  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Everything for your building  ���Y   needs  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2283  NEVENS RADIO &TY  DEALER FOR  PHILIPS  ZENITH  FLEETWOOD  RCA VICTOR  SALES & SERVICE  To all Makes  Phone   886-2280  CHALET   UPHOLSTERY  Davis Bay  FREE ESTIMATES  Samples Brought to  your home  HAL AND MAY AUBIN  885-9575  C&S SALES  For all your heating  requirements  Agents  for  ROCKGAS PROPANE  Also Oil Installations  Free estimates  FURNITURE  Phone 885-9713  PENINSULA PLUMBING  HEATING & SUPPLIES  (Formerly Rogers Plumbing)  on Sechelt Highway & Pratt Rd.  SALES   &   SERVICE  Port Mellon ��� Pender Harbour  Free Estimates  Phone 886-9533  0CEANSIDE FURNITURE  & CABINET SHOP  Custom   built   cabinetry   for  home and office  KITCHEN SPECIALISTS  R. BIRKIN ��� 886-2551  Beach  Ave.,   Roberts  Creek  I & S TRANSPORT Ltd.  Phone 886-2172  Dally 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  SICOTTE BULLDOZING Ltd.  ��� ROAD BUILDING  ��� LAND CLEARING  ��� ROAD GRADING  Phone 886-2357  SECHELT TOWING & SALVAGE   SUNSHINE COAST TRAILER PARK  LTD.  SCOWS     ���     LOGS  Heavy Equipment Moving  & Log Towing  Phone 885-9425  L & H SWANSON ltd.  Cement Gravel, Back-toe &  Road Gravel, Loader Work  Sand & Fill  Septic Tanks & Drain Fields  Phone 885-9666  1 mile west of Gibsons on Hiway  Roomy Parking,   Plenty  of Water  Large recreation area  Bus passes park site  Phone 886-9826  THRIFTEE DRESS SHOP  "WHERE FASHIONS  START"  Your Foremost Ladies Wear  Gibsons ���886-9543  A. I RITCHEY  TRACTOR WORK  Clearing ��� Grading  Excavating ��� Bulldozing  Clearing  teeth  FOR  RENTAL  Arches, Jacks, Pumps,  Air Compressor, Rock Drill,  Concrete  vibrator  Phone  886-2040  LAND SURVEYING  R0Y& WAGENAAR  SURVEYS  1525 Robson St.  Vancouver 5 Ph. 681-9142  Zenith 6430  Sechelt 885-2332  McPHEDRAN ELECTRIC Ltd.  Residential ��� Commercial  Industrial Wiring  ELECTRICAL HEATING  SPECIALISTS  Gibsons ��� 886-9689  Serving Port Mellon to  Pender Harbour  CONTINUOUS REGISTER  CONTINUOUS CARBON  CARBON SNAPS  REPAIR & SERVICE  WORK ORDERS  PERSONALIZED OR  STOCK FORMS  order your  Packfold forms  through  Coast News  Ph. 886-2622  B.I_. Gope  B. L. Cope of Roberts Creek  celebrated his 85th birthday  Monday. Here are some highlights of his life:  Born in LeMars, Iowa on May  6, 1883, moved to Carberry,  Manitoba in March 1893. Worked on father's farm most of the  time until August 1899 when I  entered the employ of the Union  Bank of Canada as junior. Moved to their branch at Rapid  City in. January 1903, got sick  of the job so went to Montreal  in September 1906 to work for  the Sovereign Bank of Canada.  Saw that they were going broke  so went to Lethbridge, Alberta  as assistant cashier of the Alberta Railway and Irrigation  company who had the railway  lines to Cardston and Coutts  and a large irrigation system  and about 500,000 acres of land  to sell,* also operated the Gait  Coal Mines.  When the miners went on  strike on the Crow's Nest Pass  I got the Lethbridge Board of  Trade to call a meeting at Macleod but got tired of the endless arguing so moved a resolution that the federal government be. wired asking them to  send a councilliator out to settle the strike. W. L. Mackenzie  King arrived two days later  and settled the strike in two  hours.  I was the one who suggested  the post office advertizing, cancellation stamp be used the  first place in Canada for that.  Went to Toronto in September  1912 and went to work the day  after I arrived for the Retail  Merchants Association of Canada. Was told by Charlie Burton, chairman of the (board of  directors of Simpsons-Sears,  how collection agencies were  opening up offices, collecting a  lot of money then vanishing so  I organized the first bonded  collection agency in Canada.  Select elementary supervisor  Coast News, May 9, 1968.  In 1916 I joined the staff of  Mr. G. T. Clarkson the receiver  and manager' and trustee who  was always appointed to the  big jobs by the court and I was  the one sent out to represent  him. First important job the  National Railway association  which had gone broke after  about half a million in stock had  been subscribed and about $135,-  000 paid in, so there was about  $365,000 unpaid stock subscriptions to collect. Held a meeting in Revelstoke where I was  told to get out or they would  hang me. I held the meeting  and had good success.  Next big job was the largest  department store in Ottawa  420 staff, half-million in stock  and 36 departments. I had never  worked in a retail store in my  life. Took charge for the receiver on June 23, 1918 with his  instructions to get the store on  a paying basis so it could be  sold. It was sold on Dec. 9 the  same year.   ,  Next big job was Matagami  Pulp   and   Paper  Company   at  Mr. Walter J. Barton, now at  Lund, B.C. will be the supervisor of elementary grades of  the school district following the  return of Mrs. Grace Wiren,  present supervisor to teaching  an elementary remedial class  for one year before retirement,  the school board announces.  Mr. Barton received his education in England, and taught  schools there moving about to  the Channel Islands, then across  to the West Indies and into the  northern part of British Columbia and the Yukon. He has  taught all grades from one to  12.  The board has decided to re-  UIC news  Q. I chose to serve 30 days  in prison rather than try to  pay a $100 fine for making what  they said were false statements  to get $150 in Unemployment Insurance benefit I had not been  entitled to. Now the UIC is trying to make me repay the $150.  Why is that? I think I paid  my debt when I went to prison  and even spent Christmas there.  The judge imposed a fine of  $100, with alternative of 30 days  in jail, because you obtained  the $150 fraudulently. As you  made no attempt to pay the  fine, the jail term applied, but  the penalty imposed by the  court did not in any sense represent the $150 you have  wrongfully obtained from the  Unemployment Insurance fund.  The Unemployment Insurance  Commission has passed on answers to some of the questions  that have puzzled contributors.  Your question too can be referred to this feature for reply.  Q. I am waiting for the first  payment on my Unemployment  Insurance claim. How long do  I have to wait before I receive  it?  It should normally arrive' in  the third or fourth week after  you filed your claim. That is  provided you have met the conditions of entitlement.  u\uraraniiiui��uirauuiramimuMUMMuuiu���M\itmr.';w  ARE BEST SELLERS  COAST NEWS WANT ADS  Phone 886-2622  UP TO 3 p.m. TUESDAY  WMQIfflU-  tain Olaf Kirgan in a temporary position until July at which  time he would take over the  position of janitor at West Sechelt Elementary school until  his 66th birthday.  A deficit covering seven performances of Holiday Playhouse  in this area amounted to $592  which the board will cover.  Holiday Playhouse supplied recent entertainment for youngsters at a nominal cost.  Pender Harbor Secondary  school has been accredited for  the two school periods ending  this year and next. The Hospital  Improvement District directors  have asked the board as a taxpayer supported organization  that it should not be charged  rental fees for Jhbldihg meetings  with ratepayers. The matter  Was sent to the policy committee for solution.  Smooth Rock Falls in Northern  Ontario, mill with 150 tons  daily capacity. Arrived there in  late September 1921. They had  their own forest supply good  for 50 years, employeed up to  2,000 men when real busy but  were only making just over  100 tons a day. Mattagami River is about 65 feet deep 700  feet wide.  We had a flood in 1922  due to extra heavy snow and  when I saw that the holding  booms were not properly snagged I told the boom crew to  go home and five of us took  over the boats. I. ordered a  floodlight put near where we  had to work, ordered a railroad length and big log hauled  over by a small hill, had a V  shaped chunk dug out of the  ' hill and put the holding wire  - calble through, it and wrapped  soundly arround the railroad  rail and big log so that the  whole side of the hill would  have to be pulled away if it  broke loose. Result? we lost  about 100 cords of logs while  the mill at Kapuskasing, just  ten miles west of us lost about  half-a-million cords, and they  had expert engineers from the  U.S. there to advise them.  The ordinary flow on the Mattagami River is about 2,000 galr  Ions a minute but at the height  of this flow it was 40,000 gallons a minute, I had the man  in charge of the electric plant  measure it for me at its high  point.  I did not even know what  sulphite was when I left Toronto to go to that mill. When  I left that mill in January 1927  we were making 130 tons of  unbleached and as we had built  a bleaching plant out of profits while I was in charge we  were making 50 tons of that  so the total was 180 tons a day  from a mill with only 150 tons  a day capacity.  I got my first taste of police  work at that mill. We had our  own man, sworn in as a provincial policeman but when he  needed help I was the one who  did it. When appointed a justice of the peace at Minstrel  Island and after that promoted  to a Stipendiary Magistrate the  RCMP detachment was 29  miles away so as I was a peace  officer I had to do the police  work in the absence of the  regular police,- and often when  there was a policefman in  Minstrel Island and I could not  find him. I had about 12 years  police nyork altogether and only  hit once and it cost Mm 300.  This does not cover one quarter  of my experience in various  ways at various places under  * various conditions, many of  them quite dangerous.  They say If God is with you,  you need not fear what man  can do to you. I have proved  that to be correct.       .  BACK HOE  & LOADER  SERVICE  ��� THKHING  ��� DITCHING  ��� EXCAVATING  GRAVE! FILL & TOP SOIL  Phone: Days 886-2663  Jflgh- 886-2378  or        886-7764  "3*  Fiedler Bros. Contracting  Coast Highway,, ��� Gibsons 10  Coast News, May 9, 1968.  NEW REFRIGERATED meat showcase installed at Ken's Lucky  Dollar Store in Gibsons now runs most of the length of the store  and displays all types of meats priced and sealed under plastic.  THE BLACK MARKET  is in GIBSONS  NEW  ARRIVALS:  Large assortment  of New Books and Clothes  MARINE  DRIVE ��� GIBSONS  OPEN DAILY 11a.m. to 11 p.m.  Mm  * ~ s  Avoid the bumps with  TIRES  They'll Never Let You Down  For the Best Deal see  Gibsons SHELL Service  GIBSONS  Ph. 886-2572  ��^  IN TH%  i  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  ^  &  Phone 886-2622  Softball starts  A men's softball'league' has  been formed taking in teams  from Port Mellon to Sechelt.  There will be six teams, Port  Mellon, Gibsons, Wilson Creek,  B.C. Hydro, Sechelt and a Reserve team. The last three will  use  Hacket  Park.  There will be two games  each week for all teams*.  Grounds to be used will be the  Port Mellon field, High school  at Gibsons, Wilson Creek  grounds  and Hackett Park.  For slimness try roller skates.  BOWLING  E & M BOWLADROME  High score for the'week: Art  Holden 679 (292).  Mon. Ladies: Agnes Fossett  530 (203), Pat Herman 6��1 (207)  Lynn TJIeranan 523, Audrey Hinz  565 (208).  Tues. Mixed: Velaria Stanley  51'2 (219), Penny Latham 572  (218), Sharon Venechuk 228,  Cheryl Cartwrigh. 561 (225), Ed  Sandy 585 (207), Marilyn-Ellis  516, Mickey Jay 509, Melvin Jay  644 (234, 2(1)2), Larry Boyce 565  (240), Frank Hicks 506 (206),  Paul Wagner 527 (205),: Evelyn  MacKay, 529 220), Irene Rottluff  564 (202), Don MacKay 601 (224,  254), Red Day 547 (214), Kathy  Clark 521 (204), John Herman  220, Mavis Stanley 530.  Thurs. Mixed: Art Holden 679  (292, 214), Don MacKay 651  (281V Mavis Stanley 588 (219,  210), Bill Ayres 234, Al Edmonds  654 (244, 217), Dot Skerry 511,  (200), .Barbara Gee 567 (214,  202), Red Day 559 (243), Marg  Peterson 5112.  Tues. Morning: Irene Jewitt  526, Hazel Wright 516, Plhyllis  Hoops 622 (242), Vera Farr 574,  (230), Judy Day 542 (236), Theresa Jenkins 540 (222), Doreen  Crosby 599, Marion Lee 530  (232), Carol Kurucz 675 (296).  PLAY-OFFS:  Ladies: Winners, Early Birds,  2927. Ann Johnson, Doreen Crosby, Paulette Smith, Irene Jewitt, Marion Lee.  House Annual Championship  Trophy Rolloffs: Winners:  Teachers Hi league, 2033. Marg  Whipple, Helen Girard, Gary  DeMarco, Mickey Jay, ' Bill  Ayres.  ROBERTS CREEK Baseball  (By MADGE NEWMAN)  Mr. and Mrs. Neville Goss, of  Victoria, guests of Miss E. Harrold, returned Friday to their  home.  Mr. and Mrs. Ray Burt, and  their niece, Miss Enid Baird,  and nephew, Jimmy Burt, of  New Westminster, are guests of  Mrs. William Crocker. Mr.  Crocker returns this weekend  from Toronto .where he attended  a business meeting.  Miss May Walker, former resident of Roberts Creek, and the  young folk's beloved Auntie  May, will reach her 92nd birthday on May 10. When Miss E.  Harrold visited her about a  month ago, she found Miss Walker m good spirits and health,  and keenly interested in news  of her old friends' at the Creek.  She is living at Crestwood Lodge  in Kelowna.  There must be plenty of time  for reading here at Roberts  Creek judging by the activity at  the public library. A good selection of material is at hand to  please children and adults, and  frequent donations are filling  the shelves. One can find the  latest books of fiction and the  oldest philosophies. On the desk  sits a modest container and a  card inviting borrowers to donate any small sum they wish  in lieu of a set fee.  A busy grade  Grade 12 Elphinstone Secondary school pupils will have  plenty to do during May. On  Friday, May 10 there will be  a bake sale at Super-Valu store  between 6:30 and 8:30 p.m.  On May 17 a car wash will  be held at Gibsons and Sechelt  and on May 23 there will be  a talent contest. This contest  will be open school pupils from  grade one to 12. Entry forms  are available at the school or  by phoning 886-9325 between 6  and 9 p.m. There will ibe three  prizes for the best acts presented.  B.C.   MINOR   BASEBALL   LEAGUE  Sunday Games ��� 1:30 p.m.  Evening   Games  ���   6:30  p.m.  Eagles ��� Sechelt Residential  Orioles ��� Wilson Creek  Raiders ������ Roberts Creek  Merchants ��� Gibsons  Firemen ��� Gibsons  Kinsmen ��� Gibsons  Tigers ��� Port Mellon  HOME   TEAM    VISITORS  Wed.,   May   8  Sun., May 12  Wed., May 15  Wed., May 22  Sun.,  May 26  Wed., May 29  Sun.,  June 2  Wed., June 5  Sun., June  9  Wed., June 12  Sun.,  June  16  Wed., June 19  Sun,. June 23  Wed., June 26  Sun., June 30  Eagles  vs.  Kinsmen  Orioles vs. Firemen  Raiders vs. Merchants  Tigers vs. Eagles  Kinsmen vs. Orioles  Raiders vs. Firemen  Tigers vs: Orioles  Raiders vs. Kinsmen  Merchants vs. Firemen  Eagles vs. Orioles  Raiders  vs.   Tigers  Kinsmen vs. Merchants  Raiders vs.  Eagles  Merchants vs. ��� Tigers  Firemen vs. Kinsmen  Eagles vs. Merchants  Orioles  vs.  Raiders  Tigers vs. Firemen  Eagles vs.  Firemen  Orioles vs. Merchants  Kinsmen vs. Tigers  Eagles vs. Kinsmen  Firemen vs. Orioles  Raiders vs. Merchants  Eagles vs.  Tigers  Kinsmen vs. Orioles  Raiders  vs.  Firemen  Orioles vs. Tigers  Raiders vs. Kinsmen  Firemen vs. Merchants  Eagles  vs.  Orioles  Tigers  vs.  Haiders  Merchants vs. Kinsmen  Raiders vs. Eagles  Tigers  vs. Merchants  Kinsmen vs. Firemen  Merchants vs. Orioles  Orioles vs. Raiders  Tigers vs.  Firemen  Eagles vs. Firemen  Orioles vs. Merchants  Kinsmen vs. Tigers  Kinsmen vs. Eagles  Orioles vs. Firemen  Raiders vs. Merchants  April cloudy, cold  Total Precipitation  Days with precipitation  Days with Frost  Highest Temperature  Lowest Temperature  Mean Temperature  (By R. F. KENNETT)  Normal Extreme  2.70                 3.35 6;20 (62)  13                     12 .17      (63)  8                      3 ,10  66 (28th)        65 73  217                    30 25  45                     46 49  (54)  (57)  (54)  (5��).  FIREMEN'S BALL  JUNE 8  Previous tickef holders wishing to attend please  contact the fireman they originally bought ticket  from by June 2,  Dine at the  Harbour View Room  FAMILY  DINING  EVERY  SUNDAY  5 to 9 p.m.  Complete Selection of  CANADIAN  and    _  CHINESE  DISHES  TAKE  OUT  ORDERS  PENDER HARBOUR HOTEL  MADEIRA   PARK,   B.C.  FULLY LICENSED���Reservations:  Ph. 883-2513, 883-2377  wj0^ww^*o*vv-;  . .-��.*'*>. '_ VS  sSSvO    -f a    Ay.      . .  Go to  s  Shop  NOW  for Cards and Gifts for Mother  See our BABY SECTION for  all your needs for BABY  Phoiie 885-9346 ��� Sechelt, B.C.  In Court  William Kazakoff af Gibsons  was fined $200 on a charge of  impaired driving.  Forty-six out of 48 speeders  nabbed in a 20 mph zone have  already paid their $25 fine.  RCMP allowed more than a five  mile an hour leeway before  considering laying a charge.  BACK  AT  ST.  MARY'S  Mrs. J. Bunyan who was recently in hospital in Vancouver  is now at St. Mary's Hospital,  Sechelt, and in isolation.  Everything  That  Is  Smart  DRESSES - BLOUSES ��� SLIMS ��� SWIM SUITS HAND BAGS ��� FINE LINGERIE  H. BISHOP LADIES9 WEAR  Ladies'Wear is our ONLY Business  Cowrie St., SECHELT ��� One Location Only ��� Ph. 885-2002


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