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 Provinaiui Library,  Victoria,  B.  Ce'  SERVING   THE   GROWING   SUNSHINE   COAST  Published  at Gibsons, -B:C  Phone 886-2622  Volume  22  Number 25,   June  25,  1969.  10c per copy  Where to Slay  COZY COURT MOTa  Ph. 885-9314  Inlet Avenue ��� Sechelt  HADDOCK'S  CABANA MARINA  Ph. 883-2248 ��� Madeira Park  RITZ MOTEL  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-2401  Gower Point Road  JOtLY ROGER INN  Dining Lounge  Secret Cove ��� Ph. 885-9998  PENINSULA HOTEL  Dining Room ��� AH Facilities  Sunshine Coast Highway  Ph.  886-2472  CEDARS MOTEL  & DINING LOUNGE  Sunshine Coast Highway  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-9815  B0NNIBBR00K CAMP  & TRAILER PARK  The Vernons  Gower Point ��� Ph. 886-2887  SUNNYCRESTMOTOR-HOTEL  All Large, Modern Units  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-9920  Sunshine Coast Highway  VIC'S MOTEL  On the Waterfront  at Davis Bay  Ph.  885-9561  BIG MAPLE MOTEL  & TRAILER RESORT  Close to Sandy Beach  at Davis Bay  Where to Eat  PA COFFEE BAR  SECHELT CLEANERS  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-9344  Opposite the Bus Depot  CAjLYPSO CAFE  & DINING ROOM  Ph. 885-9769  On the Waterfront ��� Sechelt  BRIAN'S DRIVE-INN  Open 11 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.  On Highway ��� Gibsons  Ph. 886-2433  V'     ..���'������  PENINSULA DRIVE-IN  & DINING ROOM  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2311  COAST INN  Full Dining Facilities  and Takeout Service  Just West of Wharf  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-9973  Entertainment  TWILIGHT THEATRE  Sunnycrest ��� Gibsons  886-2827���Show starts 8 p.m.  See Coming Events  Classified Column  Gibsons size tripled  Population  now 1,850  Order-in-council dates  expansion as of June 17  Gibsons, a village of 290 acres, has grown to.one of 1,100 acres  and its population has jumped from 1,600 to 1,850.  This was revealed as the result of an Order-in-Council from  Victoria which was presented to Acting Mayor Walter Peterson at  Tuesday night's council meeting by Clerk David Johnston.  Council has been working on the expansion of the municipality  for the last two years. Acting Mayor Peterson extended a hearty  welcome to the new people who petitioned to join the village more  than two years ago. It was too bad, he added, that Mayor Fred  Feeney was not present (now in Prince George on an assignment  for B.C. Telephones) as he worked hard to get the legalities concluded. Acting Mayor Peterson hoped that the added population  would join in and foe just like other Gibsonites.  About 40 years ago,  Gibsons    will be raised from 1,600 to 1,850  Brno choir in Gibsons July 4  The Brnensky Detsky Sbor  (Brno Children's Choir) from  Czechoslovakia, according to a  letter recently received from  . the conductor., Dr. Frantisek Ly-  sek,. is eagerly waiting for the  departure of their plane which  will bring them to Vancouver on  July 1. They will be met by  chartered-bus carrying a welcome 7cpn^itt^^which wdlic escort them to Gibsons. The./ are  scheduled for their first Canadian concert on July 3, at 8 p.m.  at Elphinstone Secondary School  Gibsons.  It is not hard to imagine the  intense excitement. of the choir  as they anticipate such a long  journey, their first to the western hemisphere. Although they  are seasoned travellers, having:  toured Western Europe, Central  and! Eastern Europe, this new  adventure to the western world  most assuredly will have a  marked effect upon their lives.  Children and parents and''all. the  various fraternal, civic and business groups supporting this  tour are equally excited about  the choir's visit.  Particularly worthy of mention is the splendid .co-operation  of the members of the Kiwanis  club of Gibsons and all those  who have assisted them on* the  SurisHin^^oStet: r-N^-oraiy ^wiH?  the concert-be a thrilling'-'experience for all who atterid, but  also the many recreational plans  for the choir will surely be most  enjoyable to the choir themselves. ���..���";  The program they are presenting on July 3 is in five  parts, consisting of: Part I ���  liturgical music, 16th to 18th  century;' Part II ��� a triptych in  cantata form entitled Peace.  This work was composed by H.  Klyne Headley in fulfillment of  a commission given by the Brnensky Detsky Sbor for the 50th  anniversary celebration of the  independence of Czechoslovakia.  The poetry was written by Claudia Jean Headley, Parts I and  III, and Elizabeth J. Mackay,  . Part II, daughter of Mr. and  Mrs. A. M. Mackay of Gibsons.  Although the Russian occupation during August, 1968, chang-  :&e&7 plans for. their anniversary       t����u��� .#-;��.��;,��.,;.,������., t>����^- W���*  :;:celefeirin;': the -choir^ iil-Verth^ ^>Beita: Community .Band; inwt  was incorporated as a village  and the date of incorporation  was March 4. Some 20 years later after a considerable amount  of argument the Headlands area  was added. That made Gibsons1  a village with an area of 290  acres. With the expanded' terri"  tory added it will be 1,100 acres  in extent.  The area taken into the village  extends from Granthams at  Reid Road, along the south side  of Reid Road! as far as Park  Road, down both sides of Park  Road to the Sunshine Coast  highway and from there it jogs  through undeveloped land down  to the water in vicinity of Gospel Rock on Gower Point Road."  Population, figures for Gibsons  which will have the effect of increasing government grants to  the municipality on a population  basis. Taxable assessment in the  expanded village will show an  increase of approximately $614,-  000 which would swell the present assessment figure of .$2,457,-  000 to $3,071,000.  The acreage of the village before expansion was 290. With the  new territory added the village  will cover 1,100 acres, almost  three times its previous size. Going back to the original Gibsons  as established in 1929. present  day Gibsons is five times its original size. Detail on this will foe  found in a story on an insidft  page headed How Giibsons Grew  Greater.  A cold welcome!  Accident proves fatal  A coroner's inquiry is being  held into the death of Eric Rosen of Roberts Creek who was  injured in a car accident May 31  resulting in his death on June  18. The mishap occurred at the  highway and Flume road corner  The funeral was held June 21 at  the Harvey Funeral Home Family Chapel with Rev. W. M. Cam  eron officiating. Burial was  made in Seaview Cemetery.  Eric Emmanuel Rosen was  born in Sweden Aug. 8, 1890.  When two years old the family  moved to Alberta where his father homesteaded. As a young  man- he worked at various jobs  until 1921 when he settled in  Stringifield, Sask., where he  farmed until 1947.  Moving to BiC. he secured employment with the forestry service in the parks department.  DONATIONS HELP  Editor: Mayor DeVito has  passed to me the envelopes containing cash for the Trail Disaster Fund from the " Old Age  Pensioners who wish to remain  anonymous. Please convey  through your, paper our sincere  thanks to them. It gives us a  warm feeling to know that these  fine people are willing,to share  in the troubles of those who lost  homes and personal effects during the flood.  ���P. Halliwell,  Deputy Mayor and Treasurer.  mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmoa  During the 13 years there he  bought property on Beach road,  Roberts Creek, and'he built a  house which was his summer  home until 1960 when he retired.  During the following years he  showed a keen interest in church  activity and community affairs.  For the last five years he was  treasurer of Gibsons Old Age  Pensioners association, a member of the board of Sechelt's Sen  ior Citizens association and interviewed those who applied for  residence in the Senior Citizens  Housing project, and in 1968 he  was president of the Sechelt  Credit Union. He also served as  a member of Roberts Creek Water Board.  He was predeceased by his  wife Josephine in June, 1941. He  leaves a brother Walter of Barrier, B.C., and two sisters,  Mrs. John (Mary) Carlson of  Barrier; Mrs. Ernst, (Agda)  Schmidt of Vancouver, B.C.;  three daughters, Mrs. Wallace  (Thelma) Dekarch of Whitecourt  Alberta; Mrs. George (Edith)  Tucker of Bladworth, Sask., and  Mrs. Charles (Dorothy) Linka of  Broadview, Sask. There are 11  grandchildren and six greatgrandchildren. .  TO CHECK ROOMS  Architects will take a look  at the ventilation system at  Gibsons Elementary school.  There have been complaints  about too much heat on warm  days.  less presented this "work many  times in concert and radio broad  cast. Mr. Syd Potter will read  the complete poem for each part  at the performance on July 3. In  addition to the choral works being presented, Erika Kocianova,  piano soloist, will play the well  known composition of the celebrated Czech composer, Sme-  tena, entitled Furiant (from the  Czech Dances for Piano). Mrs.  Kocianova is a member of the  piano faculty of the Brno University.  Part IV will consist of popular  Czech folk songs. One of the  choir members, a young girl,  will play part of a flute concerto, by the Czech composer, Blo-  dek. The program will conclude  with a group of works by Sme-  tena, Dvorak, Janacek, Novak,  Blazek and Brahms.  Although there are only 20  boys and' girls from the 75-mem-  ber choir coming to Canada, this  group has earned great distinction for its recording, radio  broadcasts and special concerts.  The public is urged to purchase  tickets early. Look for the posters on display where tickets are  being sold.  Mr. H. Klyne Headley and  Mr. E. Burritt will be on Channel 12 TV at 11:20 a.m. June 30.  Also the choir will give a program on Channel 6 and 8 TV on  July 7 between 6 and 7 pm.  ed to play in Gibsons* and Sechelt by the Sunshine Coast  Community Arts Council did not  play a note in Gibsons Saturday  afternoon.  On arrival at Elphinstone  school shortly before 1:30 p.m.  to give an hour's free open-air  concert, the band leaders found  nothing had been prepared for  them. Knocking at the school  rear door a janitor appeared  and informed the bandsmen he  knew nothing about arrangements.  Eric Dunning, spokesman for  the band said it had been arrang  ed that chairs and music stands  CEDARS  INN BREAKIN  Police are holding a juvenile  in connection with a breaking  and entering of Cedars Inn. Removed from the premises were  7 bottles of hard liquor, two  cases of beer, cigars, gum and  $25 in cash. A citizen noting two  youths drunk reported them to  the RCMP who on investigating  unearthed the breakin. The stolen goods were found hidden in  a tree stump.  HOVERCRAFT MOVIE  B.C. Hovercraft, aided by Gibsons and District Chamber of  Commerce plan9 to show a  movie on hovercraft Monday  night starting at 8 p���m. in Cedars Inn. The public is invited to  attend.  would be supplied.y The janitor  said they could have chairs if  they wanted to get them out but  he knew nothing about music  stands.  The band decided as there  were no greetex-s, no chairs and  no music stands it would be best  if they moved on to Powell River. Some citizens showing up  for the concert left disappointed.  Old Folks week!  Hon. Isabel P. Dawson, minister without portfolio, has urged  full support by citizens of British Columbia, for Pioneer and  Elderly Citizens' Week, June 29  to July 5.  "Our senior citizens are the  people who have contributed  greatly to the state of well-being in our province today," Mrs.  Dawson said, "and the government of British Columbia has  proclaimed June 29 to July 5 as  Pioneer and Elderly Citizens'  Week in recognition of their  great accomplishments and abilities."  Mrs. Dawson explained that  about nine percent of British  Columbia's population is over  65 years of age, and that the  government would spend %TYz  million this year to ensure that  British Columbia's citizens continue to enjoy life in this pro-,  vince.  Sunshine Coast Scouts organized  At a special district executive  rheeting for the new Boy Scout  Sunshine Coast District executive at Camp Byng on June 16,  the following completed organization chart was approved by  the membership.  Honorary president, Edgar C.  Sherman, Port Mellon; president Robert Janis, Sechelt; ex-  ecut;ve vicejpresident, Jim Jan-  iewick, Sechelt; vice-presidents,  Cpl. Lou Biggeman and Vince  Prewer, Gibsons, and Terry  Booth, Sechelt; secretary, Mrs.  Joan Quarry, Gibsons, and  treasurer., Kurt Hoehne, Gibsons.  Chairmen for the district coun  cil operating committees include  Adult training, George Ruggles,  Gibsons; camping, Peter Benjafield, Garden Bay; health and  safety, R. Keeley, Wilson Creek;  public relations, Miss E. Harrold, Roberts Creek; program  resources, David McElhoes, Gib  sons; quartermaster, Cliff Beeman, Roberts Creek, and growth  development, Rev. Barry Jenks,  Sechelt.  The position of District Ladies Auxiliary has-been left open  and it is hoped to have this vacancy filled for the fall season.  Dave Wilson, Sechelt, has  agreed to become an assistant  district commissioner to assist  the uniform Scouters of Wilson  Creek and Sechelt. A district  commissioner and one more assistant district commissioner  are to 'be appointed at a later  date.  Attending the executive meet-'  ing  at  Camp  Byng were Bob  Janis,   Excutive   Vice-president  Jim  Janiewick,  Vice-presidents  Vince Prewer and Terry Booth;  Secretary   Mrs.   Joan' Quarry;  treasurer Kurt Hoehne; Growth  Development chairman Rev. B.  Jenks, and regional liaison representative from Vancouver Bob'  Simmons, regional field executive, Vancouver, Jack Adair and  guest Geofif Harrop, just recently discharged from RCAF, Cold  Lake, Alberta. Coast News, June 25, 1969.  Some light summer reading  T  Serving the Mt. Elphinstone district (population 6,000) of the  Sunshine Coast and the Sechelt Peninsula (population 3,000).  Phone 886-2622       P.O. Box 460, Gibsons, B.C.  Published Wednesdays at Gibsons, B.C.  Second Class mail registration number 0794.  Member Audit Bureau of Circulation, B.C. Weekly Newspapers  Advertising Bureau, Canadian Weekly Newspaper Association, B.C.  Weekly Newspapers Association.  Fred Cruice, Editor and Publisher.  Subscription Rates: $3 per year, $1.75 for six months. United  States and foreign, $4.50 per year.  A growing community  On May 23, 1886, George Gibson and his two sons were travelling by boat from Nanaimo to Vancouver when a strong southeast  wind blew them across towards Howe Sound. They sheltered overnight at a siandy spot on Keats Island, opposite what is now Georgia Heights.  Next morning the Gibsons ventured across the narrow channel into what is now Giibsons harbor and George Gibson, liking what  he saw decided here was where he wanted to settle. He claimed  District Lot 686 and his son claimed District Lot 685. Thus the  foundation of Gibsons Landing started.  In 1929 it was large, enough to ibe incorporated as a municipality. In 1950 the area generally described as the Headlands was added. Now ywith its expansion, Gibsons is close to five times its original size.  Any Observer can note there is little bragging about Gibsons  growth. It is accepted as an indisputable fact. As the late Bob  Burns, Gibsons village clerk, in commenting in his history of Gibsons people, wrote there are many, too many to list, who carried  a full load according to the opportunities of the moment. There  would still be all those who he did not know about. It was his observation that men and women who really do things never talk  a/bout it, and are seldom heard of; one only learns oif it accidentally. 7  There are. quite a few names that should appear on a commemorative tablet marking the growth of Gibsons. Perhaps it is better  that their good deeds are revealed in the natural expansion of  Gibsons. Maybe we should keep it that way.  A satisfying appointment  The appointment of Mr. Prentice to the chairmanship of the  Canada Council will probably prove to be mutually satisfying to  both the appointee and to the Council.  I met Mr. Prentice twice. Once when he was making a tour of  the mill at Port Mellon and once when he addressed the local Ki-  manis club. All who met or heard him were impressed foy his kindly demeanour and obvious good sense. ���.-���.',  Mr. Prentice was one of a group of Austrian ahd Czechoslovakian industrialists who left their homelands ahead of the Hitler invasion. To British Columbia's foenefit several of the widely experienced, educated and cultured men settled1 here and successfully  entered the business community, particularly in our forest industries.  From the very beginning of their life in their new homeland  they took a serious interest in the educational land cultural activities of this province; its universities, its theatre, its opera, its symphony and other musical organizations. Their interest was never  superficial or dictated by social ambitions but came naturally from  their cultural background,.from' their legacy of,the age-old culture  ���of their native lands.  Canadian Forest Products must be very proud of this appoint- .  ment. I think that the citizens of British. Columbia will foe pleased  that Secretary of State Gerard Pelletier and the cabinet appointed  Mr. Prentice to this sensitive and important post. He will fill at  with wisdom, grace and competence. ��� Jules A. Mainil.  COAST NEWS  5-10-20 YEARS AGO  FIVE   YEARS  AGO  Sixty-four attended a joint  hospital auxiliaries tea in St.  Hilda's Hall, Sechelt. Five  auxiliaries, Pender Harbor,  Halfmoon Bay, Roberts Creek,  Gibsons and Sechelt were represented.  The school board faced a problem of having too many grade  five pupils to take care of for  the next school season. There  were 62 for Gibsons and 20 for  Sechelt.  The 1963 financial statement  of the school board showed expenditures at $851,585 including  an almost $14,000 over-expenditure.  Mrs. Agnes John, grand  matriarch of the Sechelt tribe  died in St. Mary's hospital at  the age of 90.  10 YEARS AGO  The Port Mellon Community  church basement has been poured and ds now ready for the  superstructure to be built.  Starting with six members 12  years ago, Roberts Creek Legion now has 42 members. More  than 70 persons turned up for  the gay party to celebrate the  birthday anniversary.  Land with a 251 foot frontage  which could be turned into four  lots, was offered for sale, at  $3,000 in Hopkins Landing area.  The school board has chosen  Trail Bay High school to be  the name of a proposed school  for Sechelt. (This high school  stall has to be built).  20 YEARS AGO  After 28 years with the department of education V. Z.  Manning said farewell to teachers of Sechelt school district at  a dinner in Sechelt Inn. He retires as district superintendent.  Chief engineer of the public  works department will look into  the proposal of a Halfmoon Bay  cutoff road as requested by  residents.  H. W. Aggett is heading a  petition to the minister of education protesting the method  of polling carried out during  the referendum last month.  Ken Whittaker was the unanimous choice as president of  Sechelt's Board of Trade at the  annual meeting. Jack Mayne  remained as secretary.  By A. R. BUCKLEY  Plant Research Institute,  Ottawa  PLANTING  A  WINDOW  BOX.  The art of planting a window  box lies in the selection of  plants that harmonize both  among themselves and with the  color of your home. By careful selection you can produce  an agreeable color effect by using cultivars of either one kind  of plant or a few distinct kinds.  You can also get diversities of  foliage texture and color. tha t  will blend together.  From a multitude of plants  you can also select types that  will suit every aspect your  window box is ylikely to be  given. Right now is-the time to  plant your window box while  plants are still available in  large quantities and in great  assortment.  The average garden soil is  just not good enough for plants  growing in confined areas such  as boxes or pots. If it is on the  heavy side it becomes soggy  and is easily compacted; if it  is sandy it dries out quickly  and contains little nutritious  substance.  To overcome this, make up  a compost of one part of loamy  garden soil to one part of peat  moss and one part of builder's  sand. If your soil is sandy you  should include two parts of soil  to one of peat and one of sand.  To one bushel of either mixture  add a level tablespoonful of a  complete fertilizer.  Before putting in the soil  mixture place a 2-inch layer of  broken bricks, crocks or stones  at the bottom for drainage. On  top of this put some partly  decayed leaves, straw or rough  peat moss, and then add soil  to the box to within two inches  of the top.  A box 10 inches wide may  have three rows of plants: tall  kinds 12 to 15 inches high at  the back, medium ones not  over; eight to 12 inches high  for planting in the middle, and  overhanging or drooping plants  such asy cascade . petunias ,7 or1  y the trailing lobelias, which will-  conceal the box itself, in the  ;   front.  You   must   also consider  the  .-.' color   of your  house.   A   white  frame house, for instance, will  7 be enhanced by the bright blue  ���  of   ageratum   and  lobelia,   the  7 yellow    and    orange of dwarf  marigolds   and   white   alyssum  trailing.   over     the edge.  Red  brick,"~~walls..   are particularly'  7 hard to harmonize. Here white  , or    light7colored     flowers  and  .; those that have massive green.  foliage are good. .  Before ordering plants look  at a garden catalogue and work  out the combination, for yourself by making careful notes of  colors and heights of the annuals.  . You might like these selections: salmon geraniums for the  back, silver santolinas for the  middle and dark-blue balcony  or cascade petunias as the overhanging plants; white geraniums,, scarlet annual phlox, and  white balcony or. cascade petunias at the front;-orange marigolds, blue ageratum and variegated periwinkle, and blue  lobelia drooping down over the  front of the box; Blue Magic  or ..Capri petunia , Harmony  marigolds and blue balcony petunias in the front.  For a very hot, sunny position you may well use succulent  plants such as cactus, aloes,  trailing ceropegias, and little  pickles.  (Othonna).  For shady locations the tuberous begonias or ever-blooming  fibrous begonias will grow very  well. So will the new Elfin  Treasure and Imp series of patience plants which are more  dwarf and extremely florifer-  ous.   In   the  shade,   too,  plant  foliage plants such as bright  coleus or dark purple petolla  with variegated ivy as the trailing plant.  The gas cade petunias come in  red, white ,and pink. They make  ^splendid     window     box plants  when either one color or a mixture is used.  Supplementary to the window  box it is interesting to have  small trellises on each side. Annual vines such as the cup-and-  saucer vine^ morning glory,  climbing nasturtium or foiack-  eyed Susan vine may foe used.  It isn't necessary, of course,  to use flowers at all. For those  who like salads and vegetables,  such plants as tomatoes, dwarf  beans, chives, swiss chard and  parsley might be grown. Good  vines to go. with these are the  scarlet   runner   bean   and   the  rvtaU^gr owingHohiiato?  During the summer, feed the  window box every two weeks  with a 20-20-20 soluble fertilizer.  Keep all weeds from the boxes  and pick off each faded bloom  so as to prolong the flowering  season..7- , ���... /  Those who would like to continue using their window box  after the first frost should plant  outdoor; chrysanthemums in a  vacant place in the garden. Dig  these up when they're in bud  and plant them iri the window  "box to replace the annuals that  have then become rather straggly.        V  N. Richard McKibbin  A PERSONAL INSURANCE SERVICE  i  Phone 886-2062  GIBSONS, B.C.  ��_^i->-^-^_*-^-^-*-***i����-"��***��-%-^-^*_>��i-^-��*-^^--t-%  Znotin memorial planned  An    Alex    Znotin    Memorial  Fund has been started to provide  an annual Bursary for a  senior art student in the Sechelt  School District, and it has been  suggested that his many friends  might like to contribute to the  Memorial Fund. The Association  for the Support of Progressive  Education has been asked to organize the fund. It is hoped to  establish a trust fund, by bond  or other suitable investment, the  annual interest to be used for  the bursary. A committee representing- the   association,   the  school   trustees   and   the   art  teachers would be formed to assess the applicants and award  the   bursary  annually.   Neither  Eliphinstone   nor   Pender   Harbour   Secondary   Schools  have  any   scholarships   or  bursaries  for art students at present.  An account has been opened  at the Bank of Montreal, Gibsons, with a donation from the  Children's Art Workshop where  Alex taught carving. Courtesy of  NATIONAL NURSE WEEK   .  John Munro, national health  and welfare minister has drawn  attention to an international  event in Montreal this week.  Some 12,000 nurses from more  than 70 countries are in Montreal to attend the 14th Quadrennial Congress of the International Council of Nurses, June  22 to 28, National Nurse Week.  DUCK  DOWN  Eiderdown Is collected from  the nests of the eider duck. It  is not plucked from the bodies  of dead birds. The bird itself  plucks the down from its breast  and uses it to line the nest and  to cover the eggs when it is  temporarily  vacated.  BIRDS OF A FEATHER  Don't always flock together,  that is. In the forest, for instance, each pair of nesting  birds selects and defends enough  territory to support its family.  But this defense is exerted only  against members of its own  species, while nests of other,  non-competing species might be  tolerated in the same tree.  the Bank of Montreal, donations  will be accepted at. the Madeira  Park and Sechelt branches also.  , *.Dpnationsv should be to the order of the Alex Znotin Memorial Fund and may be paid directly to the bank or to Mr. Ed Burritt, secretary of the Association  for the Support, of Progressive  Education.  CYST0CBI  CAN  CAUSE  PYE10NEPHRUIS  Cystocele (pronounced SIS-toe-seal) means  that the bladder has sagged somewhat and instead of emptying completely while urinating,  some of the urine is retained. This provides an  environment in which germs can flourish and  the infection moves up into the kidneys.  Pyelonephritis, the most common of all kidney  troubles, can develop.  Sometimes surgical correction, which is not  difficult, Is necessary to cure a Cystocele. If,  you have any constantly recurring problem in  that area, you should consult a physician. We  stock the antibiotics and anti-infectives usually  prescribed for treatment.  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 886-2234  f__)     Dependability ���- Integrity ��� Personal Service -    ___  ST0R�� HOURS ��� 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ��� FRIDAY 9 a.m. ft 9 p.m.  OPEN ALL DAY WEDNESDAYS  Calling  airaritish  Columbians!  >e v '*rs'V"'"'rWfrV"f','/'  From the towering grandeur of tha  Rockies to the sandy beaches of  the coast From the charming  Okanagan Valley to the sprawling  >  Peace River country. From the vast  forest reaches along Highway 16  to the gardens of Victoria. Your  home province offers endless  opportunities for enjoyable holiday  travel. Heed the call of British  Columbia this year.  "B.Cee-ing is Believing*  GOVERNMENT OF BRITISH COLUMBIA  DEPARTMENT OF TRAVEL INDUSTRY  Hon. W. K. Kiernan, Minister  R. B. Worley, Deputy Minister PASSPORT PHOTOS  at the Coast News  Phone 886-2622  FLOAT SERVICE  . Storage, Repairs, Building  Repairs to Island Homes  Wood Cutting  Box   432   Gibsons  Ph. 886-2432  K. 6. R. SIMPSON  fek  m  j  Freezer Bread  2c OFF Z  20 loaves or more  Gel together with a friend  If you haven't storage room  in your freezer for this 20-  loaf offer ��� go in with a  friend and each , take 10  loaves at a saving of 2 cents  per loaf. Phone orders in  advance.  Gibsons Bakery  Gibsons & Sunnycrest Plaza  Phone 886-7441  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-9900  big Hydro job  A cable-laying ship from  France is due in British Columbia July 4 to work orii B.C. Hy��  dro's high-voltage direct current interconnection between the  Lower Mainland and Vancouver  Island. The 4,500-ton vessel,  Marcel Bayard, is 387 feet long  and 51 feet wide and has a draft  of 21 feet & inches. It will be in  British Columbia for about three  weeks for the Hydro job.  Nearly 19 miles of the intertie  route. lie under water, between  Tsawwassen and Galiano island  and between Parker and Salt-  spring Islands. The Marcel Bayard will place three direct current cables in these portions of  the route. Two of the cables will  constitute the submarine sections of the new DC circuit and  the third will be a spare. The  remaining 23 miles of the route  will be spanned1 by conventional1  aerial conductor.  KELLY COMMENDED  Gibsons council at its last  meeting commended Bob Kelly,  garbage collector for Gibsons  and area for his work, on Gibsons cleanup day last month  when he volunteered his services  and employed a helper. Several  tons of garbage was removed  under sponsorship of council and  the Chamber of Commerce. Kelly's total bill was $17 for his  helper. -   ~  HARBOR DEVELOPMENT  The big Greenlee�� pile driver  in Gibsons harbor last week was  there for the purpose of driving  test piles to discover information relative to harbor development. The job cost Gibsons coun  til $400, money which had already been approved' for this  exploration work.  <��� ' ���>  NOTICE OF MEETING  The Sunshine Coast Senior Citizens' Housing Society  ANNUAL MEETING  Monday, June 30 at 7:30 p.m.  St. Hilda's Church Hall, Sechelt  PAXHIC5MN EM*  Thanks to the updating of an  ancient craft, you can now be  a   designing  woman   and  have  handsome    wall    hangings    to. .  show for it.  For a fascinating hobby, /try.  your hand at batik-painting ���  a method of putting designs on  cotton fabrics with the use of  wax and dye. Originated centuries ago in Java, the process  produces distinctive prints with  a rich, marbleized look.  Batikihg is an ideal home  craft for all ages, reports the  Canadian Cotton Council. Materials are inexpensive and the  whole process can be done in  the kitchen. All you need is a  piece of cotton fabric, a few  boxes of home dye, paraffin,  and a brush.  A batik design is made by  brushing melted paraffin or wax  on certain portions of the fabric  and dipping it into a dye bath.  The dye colors only the unwax-  ed areas.  After the fabrics dries, apply  wax to the dyed portion. Then  dip the fabric into a second  dye bath. The process of waxing and dyeing is repeated for  each color in /the design.  The intricate, marbleized effect ��� so typical of batik prints  ��� is created when the wax  cracks and dyes seep in.  For your first endeavor,  choose a cotton" fabric like  batiste or muslin. Cottons produce the most effective batiks  because of their natural ability  to absorb and retain dyes. It is  best to start with a Simple design. Sketch your design or copy  a painjtling with simple lines  and no more than three colors.  With practice, you will soon  be ready to move On to more  complex compositions. It is  easier than yoii think ito capture on cloth the simple lines  of a Braque painting or the  textured look of a Van Gogh.  (Continued   Next Week)  D. G. DOUGLAS VARIETY & PAINTS  McCall's Patterns, Laces, Remnants & Singer Supplies  Sunnycrest Plaza, Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-2615  TASELLA SHOPPE  FOR YOUR YARDGOODS ��� Sechelt  Ph. 885-9331  GILMORE'S  VARIETY SHOP  SEWING NEEDS, BUTTERICK PATTERNS���Sechelt, Ph. 885-9343  HOWE SOUND 5, 10, 15 CENT STORE  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886*9852       ���-,tf,��-c^.s..-.*,,.* ....������  For All Your SEWING NEEDS, SIMPLICITY PATTERNS  For fhe hot summer weather  liaeiMlRE REFRI0E  with GMAC Time Payment  EARL'S in GIBSONS  Phone 886-9600  MAVERICK ��� FALCON ��� FAIRLANE ��� MUSTANG ��� T-BIRDS  ��  >  o  ��  G  Call Collect  Bus. 266-7111  Res. 278-0874  For Personal  Service  E. E.  (MICKEY) COE  Brown Bros. Motors  5690 Granville St.  Vancouver 13, B.C.  ff-  g  3  I  CO  5  Swimming, lazing oh sandy beaches, watching salmon spawning, boating, hydroplaning, fishing, rockhunting, skiing, ^skidooing,  hunting, hiking, mountain climbing, horseback riding, and browsing through ghost towns. Name it and it's in British Columbia-:  And the bonus is the scenery, mountains searching for the slcy,  alpine meadows ablaze with spring flowers, smoky autumnal val��  leys stretching males away, lakes blue as the summer skies and  dotted with sails, and sage brush plains and flatfands beside green  rivers ablaze with frliit blooms. Kathleen Lake, above, is a sample  of scenery within B.C.  Accurate centre  costs sought  Rapid progress is being made  on the proposed Recreation Centre. Selection of the Roberts  Creek site has' gained ^widespread approval, and the Region  al Board gave the Recreation  . Committee    encouragement    to  proceed.  The committee has been instructed to provide accurate  costs on the building and operation of the centre. It is feasible to go to referendum by this  December. In order to establish  cost estimates, the Recreation  Committee has engaged the services of ah architectural firm  and their engineers to design  the centre. This firm has designed similar centres in other  areas.     ���-'.������  The cost of this initial work  must be bdiTie by the committee, and they have now begun a  drive to raise the necessary  $2,500. Many organizations have  expressed an interest in the centre, and now. is the,time that  financial help is necessary. The  Sunshine Coast Lions club has  donated another $256,, and hopefully other clubs will support  the project as well.  Another source of revenue  will be the membership drive.  All people. planning to use the  Recreation Centre are urgently  requested to pay $5 .toward their  first year's dues. They will receive a meinlbershii> card.  Please send your money to Recreation Centre Committee, Box  638, Sechelt or Box 430, Giibsons.  The committee hopes that popular support shown to date will  produce some money. K the  centre means something to you  ahd your family, please support  it now. "������ ��� '���'   ���  ALSO  A-l  SELECTED USED CARS  C.W.L BINGO  Roberts Creek Hall  Saturday, June 28  8 p.m.  RAFFLE WILL BE DRAWN  ______  ��*_.��  Ybu don't  hove to be old  to apply for  your old age  security pension  Just 65.  WANTED  Used furniture or what  have you  WE BUY BEER  BOTTLES  AL'S USED FURNITURE  Gibsons ���886-28121  Starting in January, 1970, the Old  Age Security pension is payable one  year earlier ... at age 65.  If you are 65 or will be 65 before  January, 1970, you should apply now.  You will then receive your first payment in January. If you will be 65 in  1970, you should apply six months  before your 65th birthday.  An application form for your Old  Age Security pension is available at  your local Post Office, or you can  write to the Regional Director of Old  Age Security in your Provincial  capital. Along with your application  form you will receive a pamphlet  giving you full information about  the Old Age Security Pension  program.  Guaranteed income supplement  As soon as your Old Age Security  pension is approved, we'll send you  information about the Guaranteed  Income Supplement and an application form. You may be entitled to  a supplement which, together with  your Old Age Security pension, will  guarantee you a monthly income of  at least $109.20.  ISSUED BY  THE DEPARTMENT OF NATIONAL HEALTH AND WELFARE  THE HON. JOHN MUNRO, MINISTER I  Coast News, June 25, 1969.  BASEBALL  I   MEN'S SOFTBALL LEAGUE  |   :;������, W   L     T    Pt.  I Port Meloln 10    2    0   20  | Sechelt 10    3    0   20  j Pen Hotel 10    4    0   20  j--EfcCJ-C-P. 10     4     0   20  | Wilson Creek 7    7    0   14  I Hydro 4    8    19  S Firemen 3    9    17  I Shakers 3   11    0    6  j Roberts Creek        2   11    0    4  I      Sechelt 3  |       Pen Hotel 15  I    W.P.., F. Reynolds  I   L.P., C. Kohuch  I' 7Freeman- Reynold-} got off to  la shaky start giving up three  I hits in  the first inning.  After  1 that he pitched no hit ball. Ren  1 Jack led the Hotel team with 3  I for 4 in-eluding a tremendous trill, pie. Carl Kohuch walked 12 bat-  f ters and! struck out 4. Ross Joe  | came on in the 6th inning.  I       Wilson Creek 3  I       -Port Mellon 9  gW.P., D. Carroll.  I   L.P., J. Hall  I    H.R., B. Legh (4)  |   Port Mellon won their game  I in the sixth inning by scoring 1  | run and then wrapped it up in  |the 7th with four more runs. D.  I Carroll struck out 12 batters.  I".    R.C.M.P. 12  Rolberts Creek 4  W.P., H. Wiebe  IP., D. Middlemiss.  H.R, D. Underhill (2)  >H. Rurki came on in the 4th  finning in relief for the R.CM.P.  |Barry Roth went 3 for 4 at the  Iplate.  j       Hydro 7  |       Wilson Creek 6  I   W.P., W. Page.  I   L.P.., C. Salahub  |   Jim Hall came on the 6th for  Iwilson Creek Grant Hubbs went  M for 4 for Hydro and scored the  ^winning run when he led off the  iTth inning with a triple.  I      RJC.M.P. 8  V    Pen Hotel 5  I   W.P., H. Wiebe.  tl   L.P., F. Reynolds  k   H.R.,   F.   Reynolds   (2),   Pen  JiHotel.  O.  Underbill  (3)  ROMP  [i   Henry Wiebe struck out nine  Awhile giving up six hits. F. Reynolds gave up 10 hits.  \      Sechelt 19  Firemen 2  Hydro 7  Shakers 17  }   W.P., W. Skinner  v   L.P., R. Page.  j!  H.R., D. Clark.  Wilson Creek 4  ,      R.-C.M.P. 0  j!  W.P., H. Wid>e.  \ -L.P., J. Hall  \ Each pitcher gave up 8 hits  [but Henry Wiebe struck out 12.  Orv Underhill and Henry Wiebe  ��ac_i went 2 for 3 at the plate.  \     Port Mellon 2  )     Pen Hotel 9  !  W.P., L. McGee.  \ L.P., F. Reynolds  I Lee McGee came out the win-   .  ner in one of the best games of  the year. Lee gave up only 3  lits while loser Freeman gave  jp 4. Bill Nimmo was the hero  for Port Mellon, driving in both  runs with a single after three  successive batters had reached  base on infield errors.  Srames this Week:  Thurs., June 26:  : Sechelt vs.  Wilson Creek.  Pen Hotel vs. Roberts Creek.  Port Mellon vs. Hydro.  Sunday, June 29:  Sechelt vs. R.CM.P.  Wilson Creek vs. Firemen.  Roberts Creek vs Hydro  SUCCESSFUL DRIVE  For the successful Cubs and  Jcouts bottle drive on Sat.,  Tune 14, a sincere thank you  joes to all parents who drove  he boys and to Super-Valu for  he use of their lot. A thank  roil also to John Clement and  3uben Stroshein for their cooperation.  Flower show at Sechelt  ATTENTION  TEACHERS!  Brand new 2 bedroom suites,  fully furnished, heat and  light included, situated in  Gibsons Bay area, available  September 1 or sooner.  Phone 886-9890  With 25 memlbers plus four  new members the Sechelt Garden Club at its June 5 meeting  at the home of Mr. and Mrs. V.  Shuttleworth discussed the flower show for June 28 in St. Hil-.  da's Anglican church from 2 to  8 p.m. Tickets are 50 centsHfor  adults and 25 cents for children.  New members were Mesi-.  dames Gladys Thompson, Mary  McKeen, Kay Leguime and Vivian Parker with Mrs. Phyllis  Lehmann as an added guest  from Monrovia, California.  At  the  flower  show  will  be  refreshments and a door prize  a planted- patio planter from  Dave Doig of Sechelt's Garden  shop.  A children's ai-sli garden will  be open to all. children, members or not and for the first  time there will toe a,floating cup  in this category donated by Mrs  Kay Lemieux.  There will be plants and bulbs  for sale, a popular section in  previous years, so to get the  best be there early.  The meeting saw colored  slides shown by Roy Olsen and  narrated by Mrs. Lorene Yates  and they showed Death Valley,  and   Palm   Springs  deserts   in  California. Also shown were  slides of Mrs. Janet Allen's garden taken in the spring showing  some of the 100 varieties of narcissus and many other spring  flowers. Refreshments were  served by the hostess;  A BALL OF FINS  The marine spiny lumpsucker,  a fish on display at the Vancouver Public Aquarium, looks  like a ball of fins. Living off  British Columbia, it comes inshore to spawn every fall.  HOLLER SKATE FOR FUN  Saturday nights  July 5^ 12, 19 and 26  Skating 10 p.m. fill 12  $1 admission Includes skates  No Saturday afternoon skating tilt fall  im  ��� !���  An  ���_-__--------__���__--_--__���  rtant message  for B.C.TEL  -__-_____-__B_______M__. mmmmmmammmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmimmmmm^mmmmmm  EMPLOYEES  ���v3;  The announced intention of the Federation of Telephone Workers of B_C_ to  conduct rotation strikes against B.C. TEL has made it-necessary for management  to prepare for sudden work stoppages at any given location throughout the Company's province-wide system.  Many supervisors have been deployed to assure that personnel will be available  in each location to maintain customer services in event of any work stoppage by  classified employees. The uncertainty of the situation means supervisors will have to  cover these posts until a new contract is signed.  Certain work functions may have to cease because of the removal of supervisors  from regular assignments, but it is not the Company's intention to deny re-employment to employees who lose employment because of work stoppages caused by the  labor dispute.  All employees willing to return to their jobs when picketing ceases in each  instance will be assigned as quickly as circumstances permit. Because of the internal  disruption work stoppages cause, however, it will be impossible to assign all employees to work immediately when picketing has ceased.  B.C. TEL employees should listen to their local radio stations for information  about when to return to work. Specific instructions will be broadcast for traffic  operators, service representatives and other commercial business office staff. Other  classifications will be called individually and advised when to report for work.  B.G.TEL  BRITISH COLUMBIA TELEPHONE COMPANY  ,-(��������� to  CHEATER  GIBSONS  Recognizing that extension oi village boundaries adds important dimensions to the prosperity of the  entire community ... merchants of Gibsons extend a hearty welcome to Gibsons Heights folk.  Together we move forward fo serve the expanded population of Gibsons, now more than 1,850, with  confidence in the future of Greater Gibsons and the Sunshine Coast.  Al's Used Furniture  Village Store  K. Butler Realty  Peninsula Driving School  Ritz Motel  N. Richard McKibbin-lnsurance  Walt Nygren Sales Ltd.  Gibson Girl Beauty Centre  Fabric House  SIMPSON-SEARS LTD.  Peninsula Cleaners  Bank of Montreal  Nuts & Bolts  Gibsons Bakery  Gibsons Barber Shop  Sechelt Agencies Ltd.  Wal-Ven Auto Body  Gerald Smith  GENERAL CONTRACTOR  Elphinstone Co-op  Lissi Land Florists  J. H. G. (Jim) Drummond  INSURANCE AGENCY LTD.  Thriftee Ladies Wear  Smitty's Boat Rentals  Pink Elephant Laundromat  Coast News  Ken's Lucky Dollar Store  Gibsons Electric Ltd.  Earl's Agencies  Marine Men's Wear  Jay-Bee Furniture & Appliances  McMynn Realty & Insurance  This message is published by business men in the interest of all residents  within fhe trading area of Greater Gibsons  Gibsons - A Great Community - Growing Greater 6       Coast.News, June 25, 1969.  COAST NEWS CLASSIFIED ADS  Phone  886-2622  Deadline, Tuesday Noon  Rates: Up to 15 words 55c,  cash with order, 3c per word  over 15 words, 2nd and subsequent consecutive insertions half rate.  A billing charge of 25c will  be made on all ads not paid  1 week  after  insertion.  COMING EVENTS  TWILIGHT THEATRE  Gibsons, 886-2827  Wed., Thur., Fri. June 25, 26, 27  DOUBLE (MAN '  Yul Brynner  Sat.., Mon., Tues.  June 28, 30, July 1  BUONA SERA,  MRS. CAMPBELL  Gina Lollobrigida  June 27, Dance, Roberts Creek  Legion, Friday, 9 p.__i. to 1 a.m.  June 30: O.A.P.O. Regular meeting, Mon, 2 p.m., Health Centre.  Special Convention Report.  BIRTHS  SWEENEY ��� To Mr. and Mrs.  Lloyd Sweeney (nee Susan Butler), a son, Lloyd Adam, 7 lbs.,  2 oz., at Yarmouth, Nova Scotia.  DEATHS  HYDE ��� On June 20, 1969., Ronald Arthur William Hyde, of Sechelt, B.C; Survived by many  close friends. Funeral Thursday  June 26 at 2 p.m. from the Family Chapel of the Harvey Funeral Home, Rev. B. Jenks officiating. Interment Seaview Cemetery.  ROSEN ��� On June 18, 1969,  Eric E. Rosen of Roberts Creek  B.C. Survived by 3 daughters,  Mrs. Thelma Derkach, White-  court, Alta.; Mrs. Edith Tucker,  B.adworth, Sask.; Mrs. Dorothy  Linka, Broadview, Sask.; 1 brother, . Walter, Barrier, B.C.; 2  sisters, Mrs. Mary Carlson, Barrier.,* B.C.; Mrs. Agda Schmidt,  Vancouver; 11 grandchildren, 6  great grandchildren. Fimeral  service was held' Sat., June 31  at 2 p.m. from the Family Chapel/of the Harvey Funeral Home  Rev. M. Cameron officiated. Interment Seaview Cemetery.  CARD OF THANKS  Heartfelt and grateful thanks *o  the many friends who sent flowers, cards, drives to the hospital,  and innumerable kindnesses to  my dear husband and self, especially Rev. Morgan, Ross Gibson, nurses and doctors.  ���Jean Atkinson  Words cannot adequately express our sincere thanks and ap-  nreciation to the Timber Trails  Rn'ding Club and all those who  have helped Kori-Lee. These  kindnesses have meant much to  us.  ���Ed, Marty and Family.  fLO-KB  Flowers   and   Gifts  for all  occasions  LissiLand Florists  Gibsons,   886-9345  Sechelt   885-9459  FOUND  X.ady's beige cardigan,1 at Elphinstone auditorium after Kinsmen President's Ball, June 14.  Phone 886-7052.  Key ring with several keys  found near Cozy Corner on Friday morning. Now at Coast  Ttfews.  TCeys on ring near Bud's Barber  Shoip - bus stop. Owner can  claiim at Coast News office.  PERSONAL  Ohm EYE. DEW EYE. ALICE  PETS  3 pups, 2 females, 1 male, house  broken, inoculated, good dispositions.  885-9598.  Registered Siamese kittens, also  male Tonkinese, very rare. Mrs.  Greig, 886-2965.   Nice selection of registered toy  and miniature poodles, from 6  weeks. Most colors. 885-9797.  Poodles, grooming, clipping.  V-��a��-<? of experience. Telephone  886-2601.  SCHOOL DISTRICT No. 46  (SEOHELT)  MAINTENANCE   TRADESMAN  Nature of Position:  Under the general direction of  the Superintendent of Buildings  and Grounds, responsible for  carrying out a variety of assignments which include alterations  and repair of Buildings ��� and  equipment, manufacture and installation of millwork, cabinets  and shelves, general utility duties such as furniture moving,  deliveries, etc.  Required Knowledge, Ability   -  and Skills:  As the majority of time will  be spent in the manufacture and  installation of millwork, cabinets and shelves., applicants must  have proven ability. Moist have  a valid drivers licence.  Salary and Hours of Work:  Initial appointment at $514.00  per month rising to $560.00 per  month on ���completion of three  months probation. Normal work  week Monday to Friday 7 a.m.  to 3:30 p.m.  Attach pertinent information  re "qualifications and experience  and include names of 3 references, y  Address applications to Secretary-Treasurer. School District  No. 46 (Sechelt), Box 220, Gibsons, B.C; and mark envelope  "MAINTENANCE TRADES-  MAN APPLICATION." Closing  date for applications for this position is July 4, 1969.  Farmer     wants     housekeeper  companion,  O.A.P.O.  Box 1061,  Coast News.  WORK WANTH)  Daytime baby sitting by reliable  teenager. Also housework. Ph.  886-2657.  Going on holidays and need a  reliable baby sitter? Your home  or mine. Phone 886-9952 or 886-  2660 evenings. .  Experienced man available for  finished woodwork, inside or  outside. Phone 886-7135.  Plumbing and septic tanks installed. Phone 886-2762 after 5  p.m.  Heavy duty rotovator for hire.  Phone 886-2897.    ���  Need a spring clean up? Can't  see the water for trees? Let us  solve your tree problems. We  limb, top and fall trees expertly and to your satisfaction. Free  estimates. All work insured.  Phone 885-2109.  VERNON & SON BUT .LDOZING  (Formerly A. E. Ritchey)  Land clearing with  clearing blade  Grading and Excavating  Competent work, Service  Satisfaction Guaranteed  Phone 886-2887  Do you require part time bookkeeping, statements, balance  sheets and personal income  tax?  Phone 886-9331.  MISC. FOR SAU  1967 Ducate motorcycle, 250 cc,  A-l condition. Phone Gord at  886-2817 after 6 p.m.  Boy's bike for 12 year old. Good  condition, $8. Phone 886-7164.  For sale by Dutch Auction, 1  Smith Corona adding machine,  recently overhauled. Starting  price $40. 1 Wright spirit duplicator worth $30. Phone 886-9394.  Modern walnut dinette suite.  Wanted, 2 mirrors, 3�� x 48 or  larger. Phone 885-9401.  200 feet 1Y& inch Polyprop. Ph.  886-2300 after 6 p.m.  Fleetwood Slimline TV $60; GE  hairdryer, $10; 50 cc Suzuki, 1966  $100; .303 rifle, 3 boxes ammo,  $25; 1960 Volkswagen $350; Hoover handimixer $7; electric kettle $5; electric fryipan $5; General Electric iron $5. Phone 886-  9505.  One white enamel oil burner  range, good condition $40. Phone  886-21158.  White enamel garbage burner  for coal or wood. As new. Briggs  Stratton inboard motor in fair  condition. 885-9676.  Wall plaques made by a well  known company throughout Canada, Futurama Handicrafts, sold  from my home. Prices range  from $1.30 to $15.00. Plaque for  every room, wide variety of colors to choose from. For appointment to see, Phone 886i-9988.  Gower Point road, across from  Post Office.  FEED  For almost every need  Let us serve you, too  WYNGAERT ENTERPRISES  Gibsons, 886-9340  USED FURNITURE  APPLIANCES  42" electric stove (double  oven) $59.95  Kitchen table & chairs 19.95  Bed chesterfield & chair 55.00  Utility table. 7 14.95  19" television (excellent  performance) 54.95  Single bed (bookcase  headboard) 19.95  Single bed (headboard):      15.95  Wringer washing machine   15.00  Revised hours - 9 a.m. to 6 p_m.  WYNGAERT ENTERPRISES  Gibsons 886-9340  Six year old mare quarter horse  not registered. Gentle but too  fast for very young or inexpe-  ienced riders. Horse, saddle and  bridle $350. Hanbury Road, off  Lockyer Road. R. Randall.  10 x 40 1963 Regal 2 bedroom  mobile home. Apply Sunshine  Coast Trailer Park. Phone 886-  9826.  _^_  1 Large Lane cedar chest, good  condition. Also other pieces of  furniture. Phone 886-7477.  MURRAY'S GARDEN  & PET SHOP  Gibsons,   886-2919  Hartz  Mountain  baby budgies,  $3.95  Very large  selection  of flower  and  vegetable  bedding  plants.  Also  shrubs  and fertilizers  Come to us for free advice  on your garden problems  1 used bathtub. Call 886-2762 af-  ter 5 p.m.  ���Lawnmowers���  ���Outboards���  ���Chain Saws���  Repaired and Serviced  Authorized Dealer  ���Yamaha Outboards���  ���Lawnboy Mowers���  ���Homelite Saws���  ���Sabre Saw Chain���  NUTS & BOLTS  Head of Wharf  886-2838  Trailer for sale, 10' x 55', 3 bedrooms. Prone 886-7077.  IF IT'S SUITS - IT'S MORGANS  885-9330, Sechelt  Used electric and gas ranges,  also oil ranges. C & S Sales, Ph.  885-9713, Sechelt.  UNSH1NE COAST REAL ESTATE  HORSEMEN!  For your tack needs see  Walt Nygren Sales  Gibsons, 886-9303  SPORTING GOODS  Hardware and appliances  Where your dollar has more  cents  EARL'S IN GIBSONS  886-9600  WANTED  Quotations sought on cement  foundation for new Roberts  Creek house. Plans available on  request. Box 1062, Coa>* News,  Gibsons. '  Will buy patches of standing  timber. Phone 886-2459.  CARS, TRUCKS FOR SALE  '67 VOLKS  CAMPER, 886-2827.  1959 Meteor., 6 cyl. sedan. 1 owner, lovely condition. $350. Phone  880-9693.  1968 Volkswagen Deluxe, good  condition, 6000 miles; also 1966  Volkswagen deluxe with radio.  Phone 886-7460 or call at The Vil  lage Store, Gibsons.  '62 Consul convertible, good all  round car. Best offer. Phone  886-7135.  'fil Cadillac, all power, good  condition. Apply 104C, Maple  Cresc. Apt., Gibsons.  BOATS FOR SALE  12 ft. Clinker boat, B & S inboard. Good sea boat. $200. Ph.  '  886-2498.  13 ft. F.G. Cathedral boat, 1968  Mercury 35  hp,  as new;   with  controls, ride guide steering and   ���  trailer.  $11150 firm. R.  Holden,  Franklin Rd., Giibsons. 886^9539.   ;  11 ft. fibreglass boat, 18 hp John- '  son complete with remote con- ;  trols. $300. Phone 886-7747.  Canoe,  10  feet,   complete  with  sailing outfit. Like new. Phone '  886-2657.  lfl'6" boat and trailer, $200 or ?  close offer.  Phone 886-2358.        ?  17 ft. cabin boat, celastic on I  plywood; 40 hp. Evinrude, heavy ?  duty trailer, 2 spare tanks, trail- ?'  er wheel, jack, anchor etc. Ph. ��  886-2801. j.  CONSTRUCTION f  Everything tor your <  building needs ;  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES \  Sechelt. Phone 885-2287 J  ABBS ROAD ��� 3 bdrm immaculate home, overlooking the  sound, cement driveway. Sun  deck, all landscaped, W to w  ' carpet throughout, full wall fireplace with heatilator, all bdrms  carpet, 4 pc. vanity bath room,  with feature wall and w to w  knotty pine kitchen, table top  stove, individual oven, dining  area, rec room complete with  fireplace and bar in bsmt along  with 1 more bdrm. For appointment to view and terms, call  886-2481  GOWER POINT ��� view lot, %  acre, with well on. Roads on two  sides. $3,300 on terms for quick  sale.  LOTS ON SARGENT  & ABBS RD.  Still a few lots left in our subdivision. All vi<)(w properties  priced from $2,400 to $3,200 on  terms.  Phone 886-2481  GIBSONS FINEST HOME  1340 square feet of gracious living with 3 bedrooms, all w to w  carpet, master bedroom has en  suite bathroom with vanity. Living room 28^ x 13, w to w carpet, Roman tile fireplace, with  feature wall, crystal chandeliers. Sliding glass doorway leads  to sun deck 20' x .11' overlooking a view of the whole sound.  Kitchen is 18V6 x 9��� has coat  closet, floors are covered in  vinyl-corlon, Provincial style  cupboards are finished in honey-  spice maple. Basement has F.P.  and roughed in plumbing for another bathroom. Sliding gla^s  doors open to the patio. Cemented car port attached to the  house. Exterior, stucco and siding. Lot size 131' x 131' Price  $31,500 on terms. For appointment to view, call  886-2481  NORTH  ROAD  ���  Five  room  house (three bedrooms), situated on 5 acres, with 200' HF.  Full basement, solid concrete  foundations. Acreage is cleared  and fenced, contains barn and  workshop, good well. Priced at  $23,625., half cash to a 6% agreement for Sale.  886-2481  3 bedrooms ��� You won't find  a 3 bedroom home with all these  features anywhere for this price  Living room, dining room, fire  place, full basement, stucco exterior, in the heart of Gibsons  village. L.P. $16,800 on terms.  886-2481  LISTINGS  WANTED  Representing Zurich Insurance  OPEN FRIDAY EVENINGS  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  Real Estate & Insurance  Richard F. Kennett,  NOTARY PUBLIC  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  GIBSONS,  B.C.        Ph.  886-2481  RUTHERFORD THOMPSON  McRAE LTD.  1774  West Broadway  Vancouver, B.C.  99 ft. waterfront, 450 ft. long,  new A-frame house, sheltered  moorage. $17,900.  Well wooded, almost 19 acres,  complete island, good fishing  area, sheltered moorage. $30,000  Half acre 100 ft. waterfront,  all in grass. Good water supply,  expansive view, 2 cottages, price  $119,000.  Modern 2 bedroom home with  garage and workshop. 1 acre of  land, Halfmoon Bay, $24,500.  Terms.  Phone 773-8181 Home Office  886-7244 Local phone.  886-216811  evenings.  Jack Warn, Salesman  PROPERTY FOR SAIE  5 bedroom home, full basement,  ideal location on 1% acres, nicely landscaped and newly decorated. Pratt Road, \k blk from  main highway/Mrs. Rorison,  886-2867.  WATERFRONT  Best on the Sunshine Coast,  acreage or lots, fully serviced,  fantastic view. Phone 885-9683.  Halfmoon Bay.  50 ft. lot, % cleared, Hillcrest  Ave., Gibsons. Phone 886-2762  after 5 p.m..  Gibsons ��� Comfortable two bed'room dwelling. Double carport.  Large level lot. Beautifully land  scaped garden, fruit trees, raspberries, strawberries, etc. Good  water supply. Short distance to  shopping. F.P. $15,0007-- balance on reasonable terms. (1155)  or -;v-:  ATTENTION INVESTORS ��� 29  acres subdivided into 6 blocks,  two streams, good soil. Two bed  room dwelling, 220 power. Convenient location. Excellent pros*  pects for development and/or  capital gains. F.P. $37,000 ���  some terms. (1088)  or  Roberts Creek ��� Only one lot  left in subdivision. Large residential lot. Close to beach. F.P.  $2���300. (11-13)  Eight and one half acre��. Surveyed for subdivision. F.P.  $9,900. (1153)  Five acres, southerly slope,  View of ocean. Good water supply available. F.P. $4,500. (1089)  or  Roberts Creek ��� Over nine  acres, cleared, fenced, overlooking ocean. Fully modern  home. Panelled living room, fire  place, basement, A��-o heat. Garage, workshop. Plus concrete  block building suitable for commercial. All for $46,000 ��� some  terms. (1102)  CALL C. R. GATHERCOLE, day  or evenings, 886-7015.  Three bedroom home, well finished, on large lot. $16,050 buys  this electric heated home on a  hard surfaced road. (1106)  or  Fully furnished cottage one lot  removed from waterfront access  Good view & beach. F.P. $6i,8O0  terms on good lease. All you  need are groceries. (1050)  or  WATERFRONT ON PORPOISE  BAY ��� these are the only two  left.   $6,500   and  $7,500,   terms.  (1063, 1036)  CALL PETER SMITH, 886-7015  days, Res. 885-9463.  Call C. R.  Gathercole  Office 8867015  Member Multiple Listing Services of Vancouver Real Estate  Board.  SECHELT AGENCIES LTD.  Realty & Insurance  Gibsons  Gibsons  Box 309  Marine Drive  Sechelt  Box 155  Cowrie St.  GIBSONS ��� Large view lots ���  all village services. A fan-.  . tastic buy at $2,250 with only  $1000 down.  Fully serviced two bedroom  part basement home on view  lot in village. Auto-oil furnace. Full price $14,000,  Terms.  Waterfront ��� Fully serviced  lot in Gibsons harbor with  excellent moorage or wharfage. 80 ft. waterfront on  safe beach, Fabulous view  property. Full price $8,800.  SELMA PARK ���' Fully serviced view lot with gentle slope  Cleared and ready for building. Full price $4,000.  MADEIRA PARK ��� Semi-waterfront, fully serviced lots  a few steps from safe, sandy'  beach and boat launching.  Sheltered salmon fishing waters. Priced at $2,750 to $3,000.  Call Frank Lewis or Morton  Mackay at 886-9900, eves.  880-7088.  Call Frank Lewis or Morton  Mackay at 886-9900, eves,  886-7088.  , FINLAY REALTY LTD.  Gibsons and Burquitlam  NOTICE  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.  TRAVEL  For all your travel information  and bookings contact Margaret  MacKenzie. local agent for  Eaton's 'Where-to-Go* Travel  service. Phone 886-2960. Head  office 515 West Hastings St.,  Vancouver.  MEMBER:��� MU-UTIPLEy  LISTING SERVICE  LISTINGS WANTED  Davis Bay: ONE of a KIND.  2Y2 acres finest view property,  handy to beach, school, church,  yet with utmost privacy. Home,  finished in cut stone and stucco  with native woods for interior  walls and plank-type floors. 21'9  x 13'6 living room has big stone  fireplace. 3 bedrooms, all generous sizes, full concrete basement has laundry facilities, rec.  room with fireplace. A-oil furnace and extra bathroom. Insulated throughout. Two car ports.  Can be had with saw mill and  welding shop in operation, or  . without. 55 x 25 ft. swimming  pool with 31 x 16 cabana with  changeroom and fireplace. Additional fireplace for heating pool.  For quick sale, $54,000, or $50,-  000 without mill and shop.  Terms. See us for more detail.  Gibsons: Large family home,  4 bedrooms, view living areas,  on full concrete basement, A-oil  furnace, laundry facilities. Patio and rose arbor, swim pool  and fish pond, on large landscaped view lot. Priced at $21,-  500 for cash.  Close to Giibsons, on blacktop,  comfortable three - bedroom  home on 5 acres level land:  Open plan, modern el. cabinet-  type kitchen, full concrete basement. Workshop and house wired 220. Pastures and paddock  for ponies. Full price $23,700  cash to approx. $12,500 agreement at low interest.  Sechelt: on boulevard: Large  lot overlooking Georgia Straits:  $11,000 cash. Hydro and water  in lane at rear.  Gibsons: In newly developing  area: Large level lots ranging  from $1,250 to $2,500 depending  on location.  Gibsons area: On blacktop  road, large unfinished home,  three big bedrooms, full concrete basement, A-oil furnace,  el. pressure water system, 4-  pce. bathroom. This would not  be a costly home to complete  while in occupancy. $17,100,  terms.  Selma Park: 50 ft. lot on Ref  serve lands, ideal for trailer or  cabin. $500 (ay steal).  EWART McMYNN REALTY  Notary Public  Box 238 Gibsons, B.C.  Member Multiple Listing Service  Phone 886-2248  Res. Phones: E. McMynn, 886-  2500; Do. Wortman 886-2393;  Vince Prewer 886-9359.  PENDER HARBOUR ��� On the  sunny side, 60' front on sheltered bay. Near store and Marina.  Delightful 3 bdrm home. Terms  on $27,500.  Approx. 800' excellent shore,  numerous bldg sites. Float ai|d  net shed. Older home requires  some re-finishing. Ideal marine  site in the "Big fish Country."  Priced to sell at $45,000. Call  DON TAIT, 883-2284 or K. BUTLER,  886-2000.  WEST SECHELT ��� Unfinished  2 bdrm home on approx. 5 acres  of good garden soil. Several  fruit trees. Only $2,000 down.  ROBERTS CREEK ��� On nice  level lot, 72' wft. Easy beach access, 2 bdrm home, sundeck,  fruit trees. $15,000 Full price.  On paved road close to beach  access, 3 room home, a-oil heat.  Garage, fruit trees, 2 acres. $11-  500 full price.  GIBSONS ��� Modern 6 room  bsmt home on 1 acre. Nicely de-  . signed spacious rooms. Hot water heat. $9,000 down with easy  payments.  K. BUTLER REALTY  & Insurance  Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 886-2000  MEMBER  MULTIPLE LISTING  SERVICE  FOR RENT  on  page  COAST NEWS WANT ADS  DEADLINE, TUESDAY NOON  Phone 886-2622 Housekeeping room, good view.  1749 Marine Drive, Gibsons, after noon. . y  For lease by year; small 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom sunporch, furnished home on Glassford Road,  Giibsons. Short distance to wharf  and stores. Reasonable rent plus  utilities. Owner will be in Gibsons July 22 for 5 days. Write L.  Cartwraght, 114 Jarmon Road,  Elfcton, Md. 21921, or General  Delivery, Gibsons.  Unifurhished self-contained 3  room suite available July 1. Adults only. Phone evenings, 886-  2873.  Bachelor cottage,, warm and  clean.   Furnished.   $40.   PhJ886-  2559. ; i   !<$;  2 bedroom waterfront cottage.  The Vernons, 88642887.  Small 1 bedroom cottage,. $50  per month. 886-9506.   .  To sublet, 2 bedroom apt., *ully  furnished, months of July and  August. Laundry facilities.  Small baby acceptable. Phone  886-2905.  Work shop, 36' x 12', central on  North Road. Phone 886-3957,  evenings.  ATTENTION TEACHERS  Brand new 2 bedroom suites, ful  ly furnished, heat and light included, situated in Gibsons Bay  area, available Sept. 1 or sooner. Phone 886-9890.  Sunshine Coast, 2 bedroom flat,  (large) furnished or unfurnished. Acreage and creeks. Near  beach. $150 month. Contact Box  10, Roberts Creek.  Waterfront mobile home space.  Good beach area. Laundromat  under construction. Bonniebrook  Camp and Trailer Park. The  Vernons. 886-2887.  OFFICES FOR RENT  HARRIS BLOCK  75 to 1400 square feet. Centre of  Gibsons business area. Inquiries  invited. Contact N. R. Harris,  P.O. Box 549, Gibsons, Phone  886-2861.  BEST ACCOMMODATION  IN GIBSONS  MAPLE CRESCENT  NEW DELUXE APARTMENT  1, 2, 3 bedroom apartments vacant now. FREE heat, washig  facilities, drapes, blinds, parking, water, garbage collecr  tion. Colored appliances and  plumbing. Luxury living at low  cost. Phone 886-2905  WANTED TO RWT  Immediately, 2 or 3 bedroom  house, unfurnished, clean, winterized for non smokers and non  drinkers. References can be provided. Phone 880^2622.  Room or room and board wanted for quiet gentleman, Gibsons  or Sechelt area. Phone 885-2314.  ANNOUNCEMENTS  For membership of explosive re  quiremento 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.  COMPRESSED AIR  SERVICE FOR  Skindivers' and Firemen's  q��i��   tcllllCS  SKINDIVERS AVAILABLE  FOR SALVAGE WORK  MARINE ACCESSORIES  Paint, fibreglass, rope, canvas,  boat hardware  Gibsons, 886-9303  WALT NYGREN  SALES LTD.  Alcoholics Anonymous. Phone  886-2979 or 885-9327 after 5 p.m.  HAVE YOU A  DRINKING PROBLEM  Contact Alcoholics Anonymous (closed meetings) Gibsons, Ph. 886-7106 or 880-2924.  Birthday party  Roberts Creek Legion annual  birthday party on Saturday,  June 14, drew a large turn out.  Millie Thyer, president of the  auxiliary for her fifth term, presented GeOfif Thatcher, past  president a cheque for $200, to  be used on the furnace project  which is now being undertaken.  Mr. Thatcher presented gifts on  behalf of the branch to Mrs.  Thyer, Mrs. B. Clairk and Mrs.  Cope.  A summer driving spree raffle  is now on to aid) the furnace expenses. After the supper a dance  followed.  FIRST VISIT  Mrs. Grace Barnes of Wellingborough North Hampton, England is visiting Mr. and Mrs.  S. Spiers of Gibsons for two  months. It is her first visit to  Canada.  Coast News, June 25, 1969!  W�����tls  art displayed  For Real Estate on the  Sunshine Coast  K.CROSBY  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  Sunnycrest Shopping - Centre  Gibsons ��� 886-2481  SIM r-MORRISON  High noon on June 10, at Gibsons United Church was the  time and place chosen foy Wilma  Katherine Morrison for her marriage to Mr. Albert Sim. Rev.  ' M.. Cameron officiated and Miss  Pam Boyes was soioist.  The bride chose a pink satin  and lace gown with white corsage and accessories. The maid  of honor, Katherine Morrison,  was gowned in lime green with  a pink corsage.  "-��� Mr. Ron Sim was best man  and Mr. Rich Sim and Mr. Jerry Morrison were the ushers.  A reception was held at the  home of the bride.  For going away the bride  chose a blue matching coat and  skirt with print blouse to match.  After a honeymoon in Tahiti,  Mr. and Mrs. Sim will live at  Langdale.  Among out of town guests  were Mr.Y and Mrs. Bill New,  and Heather; Robert, Kathy and  Lisa Hensley, Louise and Mary  Bell, Mr. and Mrs. O. H. New,  Mary Hensley Sr., Ralph Mc-  Kenna, Norman Hensley, Mr.  and Mrs. Jim Dunn, Gail and  Lisa Dunn and Ellen R. Harper.  JUNE FLOWER SHOW  Saturday, June 28  SECHELT GARDEN CLUB  St. HILDA'S CHURCH HALL ��� 2 fo 8 p.m.  Adults  5��c ���  Children 25c  REFRESHMENTS ��� DOOR PRIZE ��� PLANT SALE  ATTENTION  Secretaries of all  local Unions  on Sunshine Coast  local 297 I.B.P.S. & P.M.W. wishes to contact all  local unions about a proposal of a jointly sponsored  Labor Day.  For further information please write:  THE SECRETARY,  LOCAL 297,  IBPS & PMW  BOX 188,  GIBSONS  BRITISH COLUMBIA FERRIES  SCHEDULE CHANGE  SALTERY BAY ��� EARL COVE  PUBLISHED   ADDITIONAL SERVICE  (JUNE 6th ��� SEPTEMBER 22nd)  M.V. PENDER QUEEN  EFFECTIVE JUNE 19th, 1969 AS FOLLOWS:  FRIDAYS &  SUNDAYS  DEP.  EARL COVE DEP. SALTERY BAY  1020  1240  1500  1720  Arr  1930  1130'  1350  1610  1830  THURSDAYS, SATURDAYS & MONDAYS  DEP.  EARL COVE DEP. SALTERY BAY  1020 H30  1240 1350  1500 1700  Arr  1800  fa bC FERRIES  Mary Woods is well known locally for the attractive West  Coast Indian designs with which  she has decorated Wakefield Inn  during the three year�� she has  lived here. The Sunshine Coast  Arts council Gallery is happy to  have the opportunity to display  some of her work.  As so many of Mary's paintings are part of the decor at  Wakefield she is sharing her  display with her brother Don  Hammond who lives in Vancouver.  The paintings are representative of their wide interest in pastels, including an excellent likeness of Chief Dan George of  Capilano; Mary has great adi-  miration for the beautiful designs of the West Coast Indians.  Her brother who works at City  Hall and often spend�� his lunch  hours sketching, has a delightful series of watercolors for  which False Creek is the background  These paintings will be displayed until July 5 and the Gallery is open Tuesday through  Saturday, 10 - 4 p.m. The next  showing at the Gallery will be  paintings by Jo Michie.  Plan canoe race  Gibsons Sea Cavalcade committee, under the chairmanship  of Bill Scott, would like to know  if there is- enough interest in  the area to organize a canoe  race from Keats Island to Gibsons. This would be held in conjunction with the Cavalcade on  August 2i2, 23 and 24. Anyone interested in participating should  contact Peter Finlayson at 886-  9660. Iif enough interest is shown  the event will be scheduled1.  The committee would also appreciate receiving donations of  salmon for the windup barbecue  to be held on the Sunday night.  Anyone wanting to donate salmon should get in touch with  Frank Hay at the Co-Op store,  Gibsons.  The next committee meeting  will be held Monday, July 7 at  8 p.m. in the Legion Hall and  anyone interested in helping to  organize the Cavalcade is welcome to attend.  In Court  Davil Riches of Gibsons was  fined $50 for following too close  behind another car with the result that he locked bumpers.  Ronald DeWilde, Gibsons area  was fined $50 for consuming liquor in a public place. Edgar  Martin Iverson was also fined  $50 for a similar offence and David Neil MacKay a minor in  possession of liquor was also  fined $50.  LANDS 32 lb. SPRING  Mrs. Ada Kern of Vancouver,  fishing in Shoal Channel or the  gap as some people know it, at  about 4 p.m. Saturday tangled  with a 32 lb. spring salmon and  landed it. It was her first large  fish. She is an aunt of Danny  Bergnach.  TUESDAY'S FIRE ALARM  Tuesday evening's fire call  was from a Pratt Road home  close to the Hough Dairy farm.  Cause was an overheated oil  stove. Damage was slight.  Use hovercraft  Vancouver Kiwanians attending an inter-club meeting with  the local Sunshine Coast Kiwanis club at Gibsons Thursday  have chartered a hovercraft  from Pacific Hovercraft Ltd. to  make the first commercial trip  for this type of craft to these  parts.  A full complement of 33 Kiwanians will make the crossing.  The remainder of the Kiwanians  will make the trip on the ferjy.  The hovercraft is scheduled to  leave Vancouver at about 6 p.m.  arriving at Gibsons about 6:20  p.m. allowing for a 20 minute  crossing.  BOWLING  E & M (BOWLADROME  Week of June 10:  High   scores:   Vic   Marteddu  670 (255), Elsie Star 237.  Tues. Spring: Vic Marteddu  670 (247, 255), Frank Nevens 617  (241), Elsie Star 598 (287), Don  MacKay 546 (239), Dennis Morgan 556 (238)., Peter 540, Mickey  Jay 576 (245), Roberta Postlethwaite 556 (221), John Epp 554,  Vernon Todd 593 (223).  Week of June 17:  High   scores:    Inger   Hansen  272, Vic Marteddu 721 (203).  Tues.   Spring:   Inger  Hansen  272, Vic Marteddu 121 (293, 256),  Frank  Nevens   689   (227,   253).,  Don MacKay 620 (228, 227), Dan  ��� Robinson 242, Cecil Firth 220.  Sunshine Coast Kiwanis Club  Reminds you of the  CONCERT  by the  CZECHOSLOVAKIAN  CHILDREN'S CHOIR  at  ELPHINSTONE SCHOOL AUDITORIUM  8 p.m. THURSDAY, JULY 3  VILLAGE OF GIBSONS  NOTICE  The 1969 tax notices for this Village have been mailed.  The last day for payment to avoid the 10 percent penalty is  July 7, 1969.  Owners who pay their taxes through a mortgage company should sign the Home-owner grant application if  eligible, and forward their notice to the company without  delay.  .-.���/' Any property owner who has not received a notice is  requested to phone the Municipal Office ��� 886-2543. '  June 13, 1969  DAVID JOHNSTON,  Municipal Clerk  Morrison  Electric  Now  Serving  The Sunshine Coast  with  Qualify  Wiring  Phone  886-2690  ANNOUNCEMENT  THRIFTEE LADIES WEAR  will be closing its doors on Saturday, June 28. We are moving th0  stock, and will be re-opening In Sunnycrest Plaza! on July 2, unltter  our new name���  G0DDARDS FASHION CENTRE  We invite our customers, <f|Id and new, to drop in and inspect our  new premises, and we assure all, of the same personalized attention  we have endeavored to provide in the past.  KEN and LORRAINE GODDARD E COAST DIRECTORY  ANDY  CAPP  'S  Household Moving &  Storage  Complete  Packing  Packing Materials for Sale  Member Allied Van Lines  Phone 886-2664 ��� R.R.1 Gibsons  Mileage is Our Business'  at  Gibsons SHELL Service  ��� Top   Quality   Shell   products  ��� Lubrication and Oil  Changes  ��� Complete Motor Tuneup  ��� Complete Brake Service  ��� Tire Sales & Service  ��� Muffler Repairs  ��� General Maintenance  ��� Complete    Auto    Accessories  ��� AH Work by Experienced Personnel  ��� Automobile   Assoc.   Emergency Service  24-HOUR TOWING  SERVICE  GIBSONS SHELL SERYICE  Phone 886-2572  Emergency 886-9390  BOB LEG  GRAVEL & EXCAVATING  MADEIRA PARE, B.C.  Phone 883-2412 or 883-2265  A. E RITCHEY  FOR RENTAL  Arches, Jacks, Pumps  Air Compressor, Rock Drill  Concrete vibrator  Phone 886-2040  SICOTTE BULLDOZING Ltd.  ��� ROAD GRADING  9 LAND CLEARING  ��� ROAD BUILDING  ,      Phone 886-2357  JOHN HIND-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  SECHELT TOWING & SALVAGE  LTD.  SCOWS   ���   LOGS  Heavy Equipment Moving  & Log Towing  Phone 885-9425  PENINSUU DRIVING SCHOOL  Try  the New Toyota  Fully Automatic Dual  Controlled  Serving   Port  Mellon   to  Halfmoon Bay  Phone   886-2401  EXPERT REPAIRS  TO  ��� AUTOMATIC WASHERS  ��� AUTOMATIC DRYERS  ��� DISHWASHERS  Factory Trained on all Makes  also  VACUUM CLEANERS  NUTS   &   BOLTS  Ph. 886-283S  VILLAGE STORE  GIBSONS  Phone 886-7460  Always  a fresh stock of  Groceries, Meats, Confectionery  SHOP FROM 10 fo 10  7 DAYS A WEEK  PENINSULA PLUMBING  HEATING & SUPPLIES  (Formerly Rogers Plumbing)  on Sechelt Highway & Pratt Rd.  SALES & SERVICE  Port Mellon ��� Pender Harbour  Free Estimates  Phone 886-9533  HANSEN'S TP&HSfER Ltd.  Serving  the  Sunshine Coas.  General Freight from  Vancouver to all points  Heavy Hauling  Furniture Moving  Warehouses: Gibsons 886-2172  Sechelt 885-2118  VERNON & SON BULLDOZING  LAND  CLEARING  LOGGING EXCAVATING  ROAD BUILDING  Free Estimates  Service and Satisfaction  Guaranteed  Phone 886-2887  SUNSHINE COAST SERVICE Ltd.  Wilson Creek  Phone 885-9466  Auto Glass Replacement  a Specialty  COLLISION REPAIRS  24-Hour Towing -- Ph. 886-2811  Latest Equipment for  Frame & Wheel Alignment  MACK'S NURSERY  Sunshine Coast Highway  Shrubs, Fruit Trees, Plants  Landscaping  BONUS ON $10 ORDER  Phone 886-2684  HADDOCKS CABANA MARINA  All Electric Cabins  Boat Rentals  Launching   Ramp  MERCURY OUTBOARD  Sales & Service  Marine Ways ��� Repairs  Madeira   Park   ��� Ph.   883-2248  NEVENS RADIO & TV  DEALER FOR  PHILIPS  ZENITH  FLEEHrVOOD  RCA VICTOR  SALES & SERVICE  To all Makes  Phone 886-2280  PARKINSON'S HEATING Ltd.  Gibsons  ESSC OIL FURNACE  No Down Payment ��� Bank Int.  Ten Years to Pay  Complete line of Appliances  for Free Estimates call 886-2728  GIBSONS MARINE SERVICES Lfd.  at ESSO MARINE  Gas, Diesel Repairs, Welding  EVINRUDE SALES  O.M.C. Parts and Service  Phone 886-7411  EXCAVATIONS  Foundations, Trees Removed,  Clearing and Road Building,  Gravel,  Navvy and Fill  SIMPKINS ��� Ph. 885-2132  BRICKLAYING  OCEANSIDE FURNITURE  & CABINET SHOP  Custom built cabinetry' for  home and office  KITCHEN SPECIALISTS  R.  BIRKIN  Phone 886-2551  Beach Ave.. Roberts Creek  SUNSHINE COAST TRAILER PARK  1 mile west of Gibsons on Hiway  Roomy Parking, Plenty  of Water  Large Recreation Area  Bus Passes Park Site  Phone 886-9826  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Everything for your building  needs  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2283  OPTOMETRIST  FRANK E. DECKER  BAL BLOCK ��� GIBSONS  WEDNESDAY  FOR APPOINTMENTS  886-2248  TASELLA SHOP  Point of law  (By a Practicing Lawyer)  Copyright applied foi  Ladies ��� Mens ��� Childrens  Wear ��� Yard Goods ��� Wool  and Staples ��� Bedding  Linens ���';.  Dial 885-9331 Sechelt, B.C.  At the Sign of the Chevron  HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  & MARINE SERVICE Ltd.  Machine Shop  Arc & Acty Welding  Steel Fabricating  Marine Ways  Automotive & Marine Repairs  Standard Marine Station  Phone 886-7721  Res.   886-9956 ��� 886-9326  Law for the layman: There  is no reason why the businessman or the housewife should  hesitate to delve into our law  when the occasion arises, or  general interest prompts them.  A good book store will have  a choice of several texts that  are written for the general public. The law is not an esoteric  technical incomprehensible subject. It is, in fact, mostly common sense and very practical.  It is well suited for the needs  of our business community and  our society in general.  The law is not however, an  exact science, as are mathematics and physics. It is not all  contained in text books or in  statutes passed by the federal  parliament or the provincial  legislature. The statutes have  to be interpreted according to  the facts in each particular set  of circumstances, as individual  cases come before the courts  for decision.  The law is a vast and very  complex subject, as it covers  every facet of life. It takes lawyers many years of study and  practice to even make  a start  SIM ELECTRIC Ltd.  ELECTRICAL   CONTRACTORS  Sechelt ��� Phone 885-2062  t^tott f     Latest report  -"-     -M.!<_-/-__L_���_ 0 ���_?��.�����������    tlm   17_-r.Ara1   Tk.-nf     nf  Phone 886-2808  TWIN CREEK LUMBBt  & BUILDING SUPPLIES Lfd.  Everything for your building  needs  Free Estimates  LAND SURVEYING  ROY & WAGENAAR  SURVEYS  1525 Robsons  St.  Vancouver 5 Ph./ 681-9142  Zenith 6430  Sechelt 885-2332  RAY NEWMAN PLUMBING  SALES & SERVICE  Hot Water Heating  Building & Alterations  Davis Bay Rd., R.R.1,  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2116  C & S SALES  For all your heating  requirements  Agents for  ROCKGAS PROPANE  Also Oil Installations  Free Estimates  FURNITURE  Phone 885-9713  CONTROL BLASTING  Free Estimates  FRED. DONLEY  Pender Harbour  883-2493  SEASIDE PLUMBING  FREE ESTIMATES  A COMPLETE PLUMBING  SHOP ON WHEELS  Phone 886-7017 or 886-2848  COAST NEWS WANT ADS  ARE BEST SELLERS  Period ending June 15  Salmon catches bounced back  after a decline early in the week  but tapered off again on the  weekend. Still, a fair number  of heavy fish were taken���most  by regulars with a good knowledge of local waters.  Heaviest for the week was a  41 lb.    Squamish    Riverjbound  .   white chinook boated off Coppermine,  Bowen Island  on a trolled herring strip back of a 16  oz. sinker.  Other heavyweights  last week included 25 and 17Y2  pounders taken at Gower Point,  a  21  and a 22 at Cape Rogejr  Curtis, 30,  25 and 21 pounders  from   Halkett  Point  and   a   21  from    Salmon    Rock.    Several  other heavy fish were reported  taken in the Gibsons Gap area.  Heavy flows from the Squamish system have clouded Howe  Sound   waters   down   to  "about  Port   Mellon.   Both  effort   and  catch remain light in the Upper  Sound area.  Fair fishing weather saw a  record turnout of anglers dn the  upper section of the Sunshine  Coast and apparently most of  them had no trouble locating  fish.  The fishery officer's report  mentions good coho success at  Scotch Fir Point at the entrance.  to Jervis Inlet, at Mystery Reef  below Savary Island and at the  top end of Texada Island with  limit and near-limit catches almost the rule. Flashtails, Tom  Macks and Pearly Pink plugs  were heavy favorites among  lures.  In these areas as in other  parts of the gulf the story goes  that deep trolling was the ticket  which means there must be substance to the theory that prolonged hot, dry weather coupled  From the Federal Dept. of  Fisheries, Vancouver  with light winds drives the cohoes deep.  Chinooks have also been taken   in  good   numbers   at   such  locations asithe top end of-Texada Island and waters off the  Powell River Hulks.  Last  Sunday ., evening    F.     Roscovitch  cruised up  to     the     Westview  Ramp with a 23V_: pounder followed by D. Smith with a 22^  pounder taken at the Hulks, and  R. Cofield with a 24*4 pounder  from the Texada Island Light.  One of our fisheries lads on a  holiday  trip   up   here   took   20  and 26 lb.  white chinooks  Friday on  slow-trolled whole herring back of a flasher ��� one  at the Hulks and the other off  the Westview Dock.  Out again  on Sunday, he took two 7Y2s and  an $y2 pounder with -the same  gear ��� two at the Hulks and  one at the dock.  The overall picture for the  lower section of the Sunshine  Coast was fair to good fishing  from Thursday through Saturday.  Spotty fishing on Sunday.  t;v  17 LB.  CRAB  Ever hear of a 17 lb. crab?,  Well, unlikely as it may seem,  that's the story that came from  Lions Bay June 15. Iti was  caught by an unidentified woman while mooching in the vicinity, checked on the scales  at the marina and duly witnessed. All present seemed sober  and sincere enough but no one  grasped the significance of the  catch which might well have  been something of a record for  Pacific Coast waters, says the  latest Sport Fish bulletin of the  dept.  of fisheries.  imwraDinmMwnmnwmninnmimmimv  MAVERICK ��� FALCON ��� FAIRLANE ��� MUSTANG ��� T-BIRDS  o  w  I  ��  w  0  For  Personal  Service  E. E.  (MICKEY) COE  at learning it. No lawyer, law  professor or judge, however  eminent, can even begin to  know it all, or all of any branch  of the law. A lawyer should,  therefore, be consulted for all  but the simplest of legal problems.  These articles deal only with  general problems and for every  rule there are exceptions and  every exception has exceptions  to it, etc. Situations in legal  problems, as in life itself, are  infinitely variable.  As far as acquiring legal  knowledge is concerned, no  value should be placed on legal  matters as depicted in movies,  on television shows, novels and  most magazine articles. These  are designed for melodramatic  appeal and are almost always  grossly inaccurate.  Lastly, it should be understood that our law is constantly changing. New statutes are  being passed. Existing statutes  are constantly being repealed  or amended. New law is coming  into being everyday in the form  pf decisions in the courts. Old  cases are falling into disuse.  This is as it. should be to keep  pace with an ever changing society.  The businessman may find it  helpful to have some statutes,  pertaining to his particular  field, in the office for example  the mechanics lien act, the bill  of sales act, the conditional  sales act, etc. For a full list  write the Queens Printer, Parliament Buildings, Victoria, B.C.  Call Collect  Bus. 266-7111  Res. 278-0874  Brown Bros. Motors  5690 Granville St.  Vancouver 13, B.C.  ALSO Al SELECTED USED CARS  You can order  them at the  COAST NEWS  Scratch Pads  Rubber Stamps  Rubber Stamp Pads  Counter Cheque Books  Acco Fasteners  Time Books  Record Books  Receipt Books  Theatre Tickets  Typing Paper  Envelopes  File Folders  Carbon Paper  Columnar Sheets  Mimeograph Paper  Statement Pads  Adding Machine Rolls  Gibsons ������ Ph. 886-2622 ATTENTION TELEPHONE CUSTOMERS  B.CTel  will maintain  service  DURING WORK STOPPAGES  The Federation of Telephone Workers of B.C. has begun calling rotation  strikes against B.C. Tel, meaning work stoppages may occur suddenly and  without advance notice in any given part of the Company's system.  Such work stoppages will cause some inconvenience for telephone users,  but the Company will maintain telephone services to the best of its ability  in each case of work stoppage.  Management employees have been assigned to essential tasks and these  tasks will be covered by management until a contract is signed so that we  can assure service is maintained.  As a telephone user, you will find it advantageous to note the following  suggestions for use in event a work stoppage occurs in the part of the Company's system serving you:  Emergency Numbers  Keep telephone numbers for your safety agencies  handy. Operator positions may be busy, but you'll  be able to get through to police, fire, ambulance  and other services in emergency when you have the  numbers beside your telephone so you can dial  directly to the service you required  Directory Assistance  Use your telephone directory to find the telephone numbers you need. When you must call  Directory Assistance, make note of the numbers you  get for future reference. Our Directory Assistance  switchboards are being staffed, but service will be  better for all if maximum use is made of your  directory.  Local Service  Most of the Company's business offices will remain open, but with limited staff. Installation orders  will be accepted, but installations will have to be  carried out on a priority basis with available staff  being employed first to meet urgent requirements  for safety agencies and other essential services.  Repair Service  Repair services will be carried out, but also on a  priority basis. We'll do our best to keep all telephones working, bat must give attention first to  essential-service customers, such as doctors, hospitals, fire and police services and ambulance  agencies.  Long Distance  Where Direct Distance Dialing service is available, dial your  long distance calls directly. See your telephone directory for  area codes and instructions on use of Direct Distance Dialing  and follow those instructions to obtain telephone numbers in  distant places by dialing directly.  Don't be surprised if a male voice answers when you dial  "Operator."  Give the operator area code number together with the number  of the distant party you are calling whenever possible and on  out-of-province calls, provide the area code. This will speed  service.  B.O.TEL  BRITISH COLUMBIA TELEPHONE COMPANY Coast News, June 25, 1969.  LEGION  Garbage fee continues  to be Sechelt topic  ow  THURSDAY  8 p.m. Sharp  NO GAMES LESS THAN $10  JACKPOT $200  50 CALLS  PRIZE $40  Sechelt's council has decided  to meet Regional District garbage collectors and find out just  what; they would propose to do  for Sechelt if they obtained a  contract for such work.  This was decided at last Wednesday night's council meeting  when Mayor William Swain and  Aid. Norman Watson expressed  feeling against garbage collection on an assessment basis. It  was their contention the best  system would be to hire, a collector and make him responsible  for his own fees. On a mill rate  basis the collection would be  done through usual taxation  methods.  Aldermen decided they would  like to look over the Regional  District zoning bylaw to see how  it affects them as regards the  use of trailers as permanent  homes. A request will be made  that copies of that section of the  bylaw be provided so they can  THRIFT SHOP  ST.  MARY'S  HOSPITAL  AUXILIARIES  Due to lack of demand we cannot accept Hard Cover Books,  Readers Digest or other magazines.  Urgently needed are   paper  back   packet  books  and odds  and ends for white elephant table and clean used clothing.  I  SHOP IS OPEN  Thursdays 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  ROYAL  CANADIAN   LEGION   BRANCH   109  Gibsons,  B.C.  MAJOR BINNIE'S PIPE BAND  Vocalists/ Dancers ��� Full Entertainment  Saturday, July 5  CLUB  ROOM  from   12  noon  to 7:30  GibM^  8 p.m. to 12  Catering facilities available by the Ladies Auxiliary all day  TYEE AIRWAYS Ltd.  Saves You Money  Now 15 Minute Service  v  SECHELT   TO   NANAIMO  MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY  (Three Flights Daily)  Leaves SECHELT Leaves NANAIMO  8:00 a.m. * 9:00 a.m.  x 12:00 Noon 1:00 p.m.  4:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m. f  SATURDAYS ONLY  (Four Flights Daily)  Leaves SECHELT Leaves NANAIMO    ~  **!���. 8:00 a.m. * 9:00 am.  x 12:00 Noon 1:00 p.m.  4:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m.  7:60 p.m. 8:00 a.m.  SUNDAYS ONLY  (Three Flights Daily)  Leaves SECHELT Leaves NANAIMO  x 12:00 Noon * 1:00 p._n.  4:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m.  7:00 p.m. 8:00 p.m.  *  Connecting Flight to Pender Harbour Area, Nelson  Island, Jervis Inlet, Egmont, and SalmSrNlnlet  x Connecting Flight from above points to Nanaimo  FARES  Nanaimo to Sechelt ��� One Way Fare, $9.00 per person  Weekend Round Trip Excursion (Fri. noon to Mon. noon),  $12.00 return per person  EFFECTIVE JUNE 15th, 1969 TO SEPTEMBER 1st, 1969  Sechelt ��� 885-2214 Vancouver ��� 685-4922  NOTE:  Direct Line Phone Number from Nanaimo to be  announced for June listing  All Rates and Schedules Subject to Change Without Notice  scan it. Such homes would have  to be placed on permanent foundations "before, they would be  acceptable.  When discussion arose over  the use of money granted for  ambulance service for some  other use temporarily, Clerk  Ted Rayner'. informed council it  would be preferable they left  that fund alone until the Union  of B.C. Municipalities had clarified the situation with Victoria,  as there is a feeling the grant  must npt be used for any other  purpose.  Aid. H. Nelson reported that  it would take about $7,000 for  the proper roads program; this  year for the village. It is quite  likely the council will go ahead  with such work because little  has been done over the last couple of years. He also reported  three street lights had fallen  victim to local vandalism.  Also a deliberate attempt to  damage the clubhouse in Hackett Park was reported. Someone  aided by a two-by-four had battered their way through the  block wall breaking through the  cement blocks. Aid. Thomipsion  said the building was a knotty  problem andi it could be shut  down completely as the vandalism was becoming progressively  worse.  (Mayor Swain wanted sidewalk  holes fixed up as quickly as possible before the village was faced with a lawsuit. He reported  seeing one woman fall flat on  her face when entangled in a  hole.  A suggestion was made that  a local citizen would construct  cement flower boxes to line the  main street provided merchants  would take pains to look after  them once in place. The matter  will be looked1 into further.  Dr. E. J. Paetkau appeared  oni behalf of the regional community recreation project seeking council's moral support  which he received when he assured the aldermen that no  money from council was involved; ;   r:" .;,;        '*- *f. *������  Enquiries were also made as  to what had happened in the  Ray Newman case involving  building bylaw infractions. The  Regional District board .will be  asked to inform council how the  legal issues stood1. Council granted the Tourist office opened.by  the Chamber of Commerce $350  towards rent expenses and $125  was granted this year's swim  classes.  Human carelessness causes  most forest fires.  When and how did-Gibsons become a village? Hf this is the  second expansion of the village  what was the first? These questions were answered by a man  who knew more about Gibsons  area tfian inosl people. BoB  Burns, village clerk for many  years wrote for the Coast News  a series of articles on the his*-  tory of Gibsons, back in 1957 and  from them the following was  taken:  By the late 1920s the area  close to the wharf had become  fairly well built up; true, quite  a number of the houses were of  the summer shack category and  many continued to be used principally as summer places but  quite a number of permanent  residents had also moved in,  and the business centre was  growing.  However, access roads continued1 to be perhaps merely a  mark on the map, pr at best a  trail that might or might not  be passable to a- team or wagon  or to that somewhat new vehicle  that was beginningto be seen,  a motor truck.  Water service was perhaps  from a shallow well, which often was dry, or a small pipeline  laid on the surface, supposed to  supply water during the summer but usually failed to do so.  Clearly, something had to be  done. Mr. W. W. (Daddy) Winn  had been operating a store, also  had become postmaster. Mr.  Winn took the matter in hand.  After considerable study of various avenues it was the opinion  oif Mr. Winn and his associates  that the most feasible method  UIC news  Q. My wife would like to know  if she. can file for benefits as*  she was working when I was  collecting. She is now unemployed. I never claimed her as  a dependent?  A. If she has not made a  claim for benefit before, she  must have paid thirty contribution, weeks in the hundred and  four weeks immediately prior to  her claim. Eight of these must  have been in the fifty-two weeks  immediately prior to her claim.  If she fulfills these conditions  and is available for and capable of work she would be  eligible.  Q. I worked for two and a  half weeks. Prior to this I was  collecting",; unemployment insurance benefits. Do I have to  reopen my claim?  A. You only have to serve a  waiting period once during a  benefit claim. If your,claim has  not terminated you may reopen  it by applying at your closest  Unemployment Insurance Commission area office.  Co-hosts Malka and Bert Devitt map their course for HOLI4  DAY, a new summer series on CBC radio, Sundays, at 7:30 pcmi<  EDT. With their sprightly conversatoin, humor and distinctive  taste in music they'll take you on a IMght of fancy ... or keep  you company ta the cottage or in the car. This summer, HOLIDAY  is the ideal way to get away from it a91.  would be to organize under the  Village [Municipalities act. Considerable  opposition, developed,  apparently  based  on  the fear  that taxes would be increased.  .,.���.  Mr. -Winn's .original  suggestion, 1 undeds^  tion,  I understood,  was to in-  However the opposition was sufficiently forceful that in order  to get action it finally became  necessary to leave out much of  the   original; plan  and  to   cut  down to a parcel of land being  roughly the easterly 60 acres of  Lot 6��6. After much work this  was finalized and the organization of the Corporation of Gibsons Landing was gazetted April 29, 1929.  (Mr. Burns then relates how  the -King's Printer in preparing  the official order for publication  in the, Official Gazette omitted  the apostrophe before the final s  in Gibsons, thus making legal  the Gibsons minus an apostrophe. Later the fooard of trade arranged with postal officials that  the Landing part pf the name  be dropped with Gibsons only  remaining as the postal address.)  A provisional board- of commissioners had been appointed  composed of Mr. W. W. Winn,  S. A. Holland and Miss Flora  Jack who was clerk. They met  and arranged for village elections to be held as soon ias pos-  - sible. This was doner-h :May  and the elected eomirrussibhers  were W. W. Wdnn, Dr. F. Inglis  and George Cooper, Rev. P. C.  Parker being appointed clerk of  council, yyl   7  ���A_?ter sfeveral years discussion, a solution Was found 7 for  the inclusion of the balance of  Lot 686 aiid all ;of v��851 iri the village. It ;was then financially  possible tp install1 more adequate  water mains. This amalgamation ,was 'effected jin; 1950, and  thus after more than7 20 years,  bring about the fruition; of the  original proposals by Mr.';.Winn.  Water service "seems toy have  been the urgent need that sp��ark-  edmuch oi the work;  Blake C. Alderson, D.C.  CHIROPRACTOR  Post Office Building, Sechelt  TUES., WED., THURS., FRI.  10:30 - 5:30  SATURDAY 9:30-1:00  Phone  Office 885-2333���Res. 886-2321  DA NCE  Roberts Creek Legion  Friday. June 27  9 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.  Admittance $1 per person  blue  Hue  cull for  'Blue'  Labatt's: the true-blue beer.  This advertisement Is not published or displayed by the  Liquor Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia MR. AND MRS. WILLIAM G. V. COPPING oi Sechelt enjoy a  cruise down the Rhine during a tour of Germany with 150 Volkswagen dealers from. B.C. and Alberta. The couple visited VW head-'  quarters at Woliflburg as well as Berlin and East Berlin.  Who lays  it on the  line Fop  fishermen?  for Johnstons  The Catholic Church hall was  the scene of a parish farewelL  for the Chris Johnson family, on  June 15.  A prettily decorated cake,  with Good Luck inscribed in the  centre, and sandwiches, cakes  and cookies were served by  members of the C.W._--.  A set of wall plaques wa<s presented as a gift to Mrs. Johnson  Father Kenny remarked on  the Johnson family's generosity,  both financially and assisting  in all parish activities.  Mr. Pete Fromager in his  farewell address praised both"  Mr. and Mrs. Johnson for their  devotion to church and community activities.  Mr. Johnson has been active  in the local pulp mill union, hold  ing various executive positions,  and Mrs. Johnson has as a  member of the Hospital Auxiliary and her church affiliations  contributed well of her time and  talents.  Their young family of five  children have followed their  parents' example and worked  enthusiastically on church projects. Young Raymond many  times acted as church organist.  Mr. Johnson, has left for Prince  George, where he is employed  by Canadian Forest Products,  and Mrs. Johnson and children  will leave at the end of the  school term.  There are eight different  species of Maple, native to Canada.  \]: The following letter to Mr.  Gordon Shrum, B.C. Hydro has  been sent also to Hon. Mrs.  Isabel Dawson, Hon. J. Willis-  ton, minister of natural resources and Hon.. K. Kiernan,  minister of conservation and  recreation.  Mr Shrum: Over the weekend  of June 14 and 15 the peaceful  quiet of the late evening and  early morning was disturbed by  the noise of a helicopter flying/  up and down the hydro right-  of-way north of Gibsons spraying the trees and undergrowth  with some foul smelling chemical with the object presumably  of controlling growth.  I wonder just how long people will put. up with this sort  of thing. On the one hand the  government tell us that pollution of all kinds is one of the  major hazards of life today and  that if the people themselves  will not do something about it,  then legislation will be passed  to make them do something.  On the other hand the government itself is apparently perfectly within its rights to spray  this defoliant or.whatever it is,  killing off all the vegetation it  touches, polluting the water supply and doing untold harm to  the fauna of the area.  I do not think anyone is going to convince me that this  spray has no adverse effect on  the birds and wildlife with which  it is bound to come in contact  and   even   the   residual   effects  will be evident for months to  come. The animals will eat  some of the vegetation affected  by the spray and will be affect-,  ed in one way or another by it.  As this is the time when there  are many young birds about,  I am sure that the death rate  must be incredibly high in that  field alone.  The hydro, right-of-way cuts  right across the Gibsons watershed. Although there may be  no pollution now, when the  next rains come this stuff will  be washed into the ground and  find its way into our water system.  What an example for a gov-  Coast News, June 2S;:1989.  ernment to set to its people.  The popular motto Keep B.C;  Green is to my way of thinking a very admirable one but  it does not mean a thing when  officialdom can come along and  desecrate the countryside at  will in this way.  Why not put the unemployed  and the students to work? It  may cost a little more but in  the long run we would be better off. If we go on like this,  Rachel Carson's predictions in  her book Silent Spring will fast  become a reality. Let's try to  use a bit of common sense and  preserve our natural resources  for generations to come.���John  Hind-Smith,  Gibsons.  PASSPORT PHOTOS  at the Coast News  Phone 886-2622  GIMKHMA  TIMBER TRAILS RIDING CLUB  (Behind Super-Valu)  Sunday, June 29  LIVE HALF TIME MUSIC CONCESSION BOOTH  10 a.m. to ?  Adults $1 ��� Children over Six 50^  More than 100,000  persons received  ~   benefits last year  When you come in to talk fishing  motors, we show you, feature for  feature, what makes a '69 Mercury  your best buy. Our Glide-Angle  design, for example. The tilted  powerhead prevents wet fuel from  puddling in cylinders and intake  ports, keeps the engine firing smoothly  from slowest idle to top speed. And  the angled lower unit glides over  weeds and underwater obstructions.  Then there's our Shallow-Water Slant  that locks the engine automatically  in a tilt position so you scoot through  the shallows safe and easy. And the  full gearshift... shearproof drive...  Jet-Prop exhaust to bury sound and  fumes underwater... brand-new  corrosion-resistant construction and  4-coat baked enamel finish.  Our new fishing Mercs... 4,7-4. 9.8,  and 20 hp... have everything a  fisherman could want. One of 'em is  bound to fit the fishing you like to  do. Drop in soon... let's talk.  125,100, 80, 65, 50,35,20,9.8,7% 4 HP.  YS  /  /  J  i- \ %  -i  r*  *P"  %.  ;<��  %.  fcwi  iW  >%>  -Ifkk  'M-  ���'%:  ':&  -'%��.  m&  It'sa fact that in 1968, more than  100.000 persons received benefits  from the WCB. These people  included temporarily and  permanently injured workmen, and  widows and children of fatally  injured workmen. Compensation  amounted to more than $32 million.  If you are disabled by a work-  caused injury* you get 75% of your  earnings up to a maximum of  $412.50 a month (tax free) and  Haddock's Cabana Marina  MADEIRA PARK ��� Phone 883-2248  Smifty's Boat Rentals and Marina  GIBSONS ��� Phone 886-7711  Chain Saw Centre  SECHELT ��� Phone 885-9626  _you  when you  need help  complete medical and rehabilitation  services. If you are permanently  disabled you can receive benefits  for life ... all this at no cost to you.  B.C.'s labour force is protected  by a compensation plan second to  none on the North American  continent���financed entirely by  employers. The WCB always strives  to be fair and impartial in the  settling of claims and in  performing its other duties.  The WCB is glad to help.  uiORKmen's  compensation  BOaRD85.S  CYRIL WHITE, Chairman Consult Us... Before You Buy... For Assistance in  Call at our Sechelt Office and view any  location on our 50 foot detailed wall map  DAVIS BAY  No. 1162  Outstanding view of Davis Bay. Garden lot close to  sandy beach. Home has extra room, now used as  Beauty Shop could be inlaw suite. This large three  bedroom home on a large lot ds priced at $24,900  with \i down.  CALL: J. W. Anderson 885-2053  PORPOISE BAY No. -1171  Large, flat, level and wooded waterfront lot. Full  Price $7,950.00. Low down payment.  Call our Sechelt Office 885-2161  DAVIS BAY  No. 1108  Large, nicely treed, semi cleared lot with 100 feet  of road frontage. Close (one block) to safe sandy  beach area and stores. Unexcelled view over ocean  to the Islands. Fully surviced. Some terms to right  buyer on full price $6,500.00.  Call our pleasant sales lady, Peggy Ayer, at her  residence 885-2375 or office 885-2161.  HA)lf).00N BAY  No. 1160  Ideal summer home site for 1 or 2 families. 2-two  bedroom homes en 170 ft. safe calm moorage waterfront in Priestland Cove, Halfmoon Bay. Good road  ��� easy access beach. Rent one home, live in other.  On Halfmoon Bay waterworks ��� domestic water,  lights and telephone hooked up.  CALL: R. B. Kent 885-9461  GIBSONS RURAL No. 1157  Real value. Large family home on one acre. V.L.A.  approved. Three large bedrooms, fireplace, hot water heat, full price $23,750.00. Down Payment $8,000.  CALL: J. W. Anderson 885-2053  DAVIS BAY'S CHOICE! AREA No. 1156  Herewith, within a block of the finest beach area  on the Sechelt Peninsula, a choice home, sturdily  built on a flat level lot. Only $15,500.00 with terms.  CALL: R. B. Kent 885-9461  WEST SECHELT No. 1154  View Property. 2 bedroom home all electric heating.  14 x 16 livingroom, compact kitchen. Large garage  wired 220. Situated on 1.3 acres of gently sloping  land. View by appointment only. Full price $15,-  500.00, down payment $5,500.00.   '  CALL: Peggy Ayer 885-2375  SELMA PARK  No. 1152  New 2 bedroom home. y2 cement 'basement. Pem.  bath. Wired for range. Garden and Lawn. Lease  10 years at $50.00 per year. Full prfce $9,500.00,  down payment $6,000.00. : ,  CALLf J. W. Anderson 885-2053  GIBSONS RURAi  No. 1150  Cozy 2 bedroom stucco home. 20 acres ideal fon  subdivision. On village water supply.;Extra large  horse and hay barn. Alum. roof. Real hobby farm,  close to shops ahd schools. A real investment/Full  price $41,000.00, down payment $15,000.00. '  CALL: J. W. Anderson v    885-2053  GOWER POINT: ;     No. 1136  Lot and storage building. Full Price $1,500.00.  CALL: C. R. Gathercole ;   886-7015  Selecting Property on the Sunshine Coast  885-2161   --   24 HOUR PHONE SERVICE  886-7015  26 ACRE RANCH Ncj. 1036  On Sunshine Coast Highway ��� Roberts Creek area.  2 bedroom home. Large shop, plus 2 small barns.  Two year round streams. 1st water rights. Some  timber. Approximately 7 acres cleared. Ideal for  horses. Full Price $29,500.00, $20,000.00 cash or try  Offers. '    ���  ���   ��� '  CALL: J. W. Anderson 885-2053  SELMA PARK No. 1146  Clean, fully remodelled cottage plus rental cabin.  Rented at $30.00 per month. Stove and electric refrigerator to be included. Full price $10,500.00.  CALL:  J. W. Anderson 885-2053  ROBOT CREEK  8.56 acres. Full Price $9,000.00.  CALL: C. R. Gathercole  SELMA PARK  No. 1135  886-7015  No. 1125  Nice treed waterfront location. Close to store, trans,  and breakwater. Land is lease. 10 year renewable.  Ideal family retreat. Large sundeck. Could be suite  in basmt. Home is furnished. Full Price $8,600.00.  Y2 down.  CALL: J. W. Anderson 885-2161  THJ11CUM BAY  No. 1124  This lot is situated close to the Marina, beach, etc.  Fully serviced. Asking only $1,800.00.  CALL: Peggy Ayer 885-2375  SOAMES POINT  No. 1122  Five room dwelling furnished. Cement basement  containing three unfinished rooms, grade entrance.  Spendid view. One mile from Langdale ferry landing. Full Price. $8,600.00, down payment $3,000.00.  CALL: C. R. Gathercole 886-7015  ROBERTS CREfK  No. 1113-No. 1116  Four large lots. Full Price from $2,300.00 to $2,,  500.00. each.  CALL: C. R. Gathercole 886-7015  TUWANEK  ft).'1112  New attractive one room cottage, interior partly  finished. No plumbing. Good kitchen cupboards.  Wood heater. Near to public beach and boat launch.  5V2 miles to Sechelt. Full Price $5,500.00.  CALL: Peter Smith 885-9463  ROBERTS CREK  No. 1089  5 acres. Full Price: $6,000.00, down payment $3,500.  CALL: C. R. Gathercole 886-7015  GIBSONS COMMERCIAL BLOCK  No. 935  Reinforced concrete construction designed to provide for additional stories. Located in area of heavy  foot traffic. Five present rental areas. Low upkeep  with tenant responsible for heating and any interior decorating. Full Price $75,000.00, Down Payment $20,000.  CALL: C. R. Gathercole 886-7015  MASON ROAD No. 1109  Lovely view of Trail Islands. Paved road on water  supply. Lot size 75' x 600'. Full Price $5,950.00 with  only $1,950.00 down. 7  CALL: J. W. Anderson        ��� 8i85-2053  DAVIS BAY  No. 1108  Large lot close to beach and stores. Offer unsurpassed view of Straits of Georgia. Fully serviced.  Asking $6,500.00.  CALL: Peggy Ayer 885-2375  ROBERTS CREEK ' ' No. 1106  ,3 bedroom home. Fireplace, Electric heat, large lot  with fruit trees. Full Price $16,000.00.  Call our Gibsons Branch Office 886-7015  GIBSONS RURAL No;. 1102  Fully modern. 3 bedroom home of 1360 sq. ft. Situated on 9.2 acres, cleared and fenced, mostly grassland overlookng Georgia Strait. Large well built  garage. There is also an excellent concrete block  building of 1076 sq. ft. with headroom of 18 ft.*  220 - 3 phase power and water. Suitable fori manufacturing, boat building or hobbies, etc. Full price  $46,000,00. Terms.  CALL: C. R. Gathercole 886-7015  DIAL US!!  Show this ad at our Sechelt Office  and receive your free Telephone  Dialer  A  GIBSONS RURAL No. 1088  Approx. 30 acres with view of Georgia Straits and  Vancouver Island. Buildings include ; 3 bedroom,  dwelling, 2 room cottage and a large chicken house.  Gravity water supply from stream and property.  Full Price $37,000.00.      .  CALL: C. R. Gathercole 886-7015  GIBSONS HOME AND ACREAGE  Nb. 1039  Comfortable well maintained two bedroom bungalow.  Living room panelled in red cedar. Roman tile fireplace. Convenient location on 2.15 acres. Full Price  $22,000.00.  CALL: C. R. Gathercole 886-7015  MIDDLEP0INT  No. 1072  17.5 acres ideal for development. Creek and good  springs  through property.  Vendor  will  construct  road to beach.  Full  Price  $46,000.00.  Down payment $25,000.00.  CALL: Peggy Ayer 885-2375  MIDDLEP0INT  This fine 2 bedroom home has everything for the  discriminating buyer. Wood panelling 7 throughout  1300 sq. ft. of living area. Unsurpassed view of the  Gulf of Georgia. Situated on 12 acres. Full Price  $35,000.00. By appointment only.  CALL-.^Peggy Ayer 885-2375  MOTEL, TRAIL0R PARK AND CAMPSITE No. 1076  Sunshine Coast Highway. Davis Bay area close to  Wilson Creek. Nine housekeeping units. All family  units self-contained. Steady trailer bays. Six rented  at $36.00 per month. Wash rooms and hot showers  for campers in lovely park-like setting. Shade trees.  Putting green lawns and trails to year round steel->  head fishing. Swimming. Close to safe sandy beach.  Owners quarters, plus workshop and storage. This  is a business that must be seen and has a bright  future. Lots of room for expansion. Steady year  round clientele.  Full Price $110,000.00.  Terms.  CALL:  J. W. Anderson 885-2053  SECHELT RETIREMENT  No. 1081  Clean 2 bedroom cottage on large garden, lot in  quiet area close to shops and bus. Electric range,  fridge, garbage burner and heater included. Fire  place in large bright living room. Full Price onl_>  $10,000.00 cash.  CALL: J. W. Anderson 885-2053  S0AME5 POINT  Attractive well maintained two' bedroom dwelling  with single bedroom self-contained suite and small  work shop in basement. Fully electric." Range, fridge  and washer included. Lot: 1.47 acres. with 55 ft.  highway frontage extending approx7 900 feet to  beach. Waterfront 163 feet. Lovely view of islands  and North Shore mountains. Full Price $36,000.00.  CALL: C. R. Gathercole 886-7015  SELMA PARK  No. 988  Gentle sloping residential' lot. Top-O-The-Hill Selma Park. Approximate footage 70 x 188. Hydro,  Telephone, Sechelt Water System. Only two city  blocks to breakwater at Selma Park. Full Price  $3,500.00.  CALL: R. B. Kent ' 885-9461  TILLICUM BAY-SECHELT  No. 1018  Living, room glassed wall facing West over-looking  Porpoise Bay. Three minute walk to Marina, Swimming and boating. Ideal for future two level home  at rear of property. West portion is levelled and  landscaped on a beautiful treed location. Full Price  $9,450.00.  CALL: Peter Smith 885-9463  SELMA VIEW No. 1147  Outstanding view from the dining area. Compact  easy-work area, kitchen with 3 bedroom home over  full cement basement containing large rec. room.  Situated on over */_. acre of all view property. You  only need $10,000.00 to put you in residence now.  Call vthe man who will put a roof over your head  while your in good hands.  .  CALL: R. B. Kent 885-9461  *  *  Ask for our FREE Catalogue for  complete selection  No. 1073       SECHStT  No/1033  Level waterfront lot within village of Sechelt. Full  Price $9,500.00. Try your downpayment.  CALL: Bob Kent 885-9461  WET SECHELT WATERFRONT HOME    *. 1062  100 ft. of easy access beach frontage. Soundly built  14 year old 4 bedroom home on landscaped pro-<  perty. Splendid view of Trail Islands; Two blocks  to commerce centre of Sechelt. Basement, garage  and recreation room. Attached greenhouse. Full  Price $32,500.00. Downpayment of $20,000.00 required.  CALL: R. B. Kent 885-9461  PENDER HARBOUR No. 1040  1250 ft. waterfrontage on Oyster Bay in Pender.  Harbour 16.8 acres mostly level to (the sea with  year round creek. This property includes small  island. All cash offers will be given instant attention. Full Price $15,000.00. Down payment $3,000.00.  CALL: Bob Kent 885-9461  DAVIS BAY  No. 956  Only $16,500 full price for this 2 bedroom home.  Facing the most convenient sandy beach, on the  Sechelt Peninsula. Approximately,y2 down required.  CALL: J. W. Anderson 885-2053  Nb. 1077       HOPKINS BEACH  No. 934  This exceptionally well built 3 bedroom home is  located on 2% acres of landscaped property with  315 ft. of the more desirable beach'front onthe  Sunshine Coast; Excellent fireplace, wall to wall  carpets. Fine view of Howe Sound ferry traffic,  islands and mountains. The many features of tltis  home include exterior lighting, master control panel  of all lighting, aluminum shingle roof, large:covered  sundeck, basement garage, recreation room, radiant  electric heat and an unlimited supply������.of water.  There is also a second small dwelling on the property which is presently rented/Could be subdivided. Full Price $65,000.00 with $25,000.00 down. 7  CALL: C. R. Gathercole 886-7015  BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES  No. 1132  Several businesses available. Call Bob TKenTfbr "fuU  information 885-9461.  SALESMEN:  Peter Smith  Chris Gathercole  C.R. Gathercole  Ted Surtees     * ���  Jack Anderson  Bob Kent  Peggy Ayer  Res. 885-9463. SELMA PARK.  Res. 886-7015 GIBSONS  Res. 886-7015 GIBSONS  Res. 885-9303 HALFMOON BAY  Res. 885-2053 DAVIS BAY  Res. 885-9461 SECHELT  Res.885- 2375 WEST SECHELT  REAL ESTATE  INSURANCE  Multiple Listing  Service!.  Vancouver .  Real Estate Board  AGENCIES LTD.  Sechelt 885-2161  Box. 155  Cowrie 'Street  24 HOURS  Gibsons 886-7015  Box 369  Marine Drive


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