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Array Provincial 7'Library ��  Victoria, B. C.  SERVING   THE HfiROWING   SUNSHIN1..   COAST  Published  at Gibsons,   B.C.  Phone 886-2622  Volume 22  Number 32, August 27, 1969  10c per copy  i ' ���. .      .   -   -  Where to Stay  RUBY LAKE RESORT  10 miles past Madeira Park  on Highway  Phone 883-2269  COZY COURT MOTEL  Ph. 885-9314  Inlet Avenue ��� Sechelt  HADDOCK'S  CABANA MARINA  Cabins ��� Camping ��� Boats  Ph. 883-2248 ��� Madeira Park  . ritz Mora  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-2401  Gower Point Road  JOLLY ROGER INN  Dining Lounge  Secret Cove ��� Ph. 885-9998  PENINSULA HOTEL  Dining Room ��� All Facilities  Sunshine Coast Highway,  Ph. 886-2472  CEDARS MOTEL  & DINING LOUNGE  Sunshine Coast Highway -  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-9815  B0NNIEBR00K CAMP  & TRAILER PAIS  The Vernons   s  Gower ..Joint��� Ph._ m#&M~  SUNNYCREST MOTOR 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 MOT!  & TRAILER RESORT  Close to Sandy Beach  at Davis Bay  Whereto Eat  RUBY UKE RESTAURANT  European & Western Dishes  Just 10 minutes from  < Powell River Ferry  (  I  PA COFFEE BAR  SECHELT CLEANERS  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-9344  Opposite the Bus Depot  CALYPSO CAFE  & DINING ROOM  Ph. 885-9769;  j On the Waterfront ��� Sechelt  BRIAN'S DRIVE-INN  Open il am. to 12:30 a.m.  On Highway'.'��� Gibsons  Ph. 886-2433  PENINSUU 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  3-Day Sea Carnival whopping success  SEA CAVALCADE QUEEN Angela Willis speaks to the assembled  crowd at the wharf Saturday night. With her is Mrs. Isabel Dawson  who announced the winners.  Back to school!  (By Principal T. -G. Ellwood)  '    ' Most parents afnd students by  i flow realize ','-*"?&" Elphinstone  "Secondary-School's' limited facilities can no longer accommodate its increasing student population. As a result the school  has been forced1 to employ a  shift system so that students  can continue with the official  B.C. curriculum.  Unfortunately the school exercises no control over this situation and parentsi and students  should be advised that shifts  will of necessity toe continued  until the necessary facilities are  provided.  We regret very much the dis<-  ruption of family life that will  occur in tooth your home and  ours due to this situation. We  are endeavouring to conserve  our time and to minimize this  disruption wherever.possible. In  this connection, we are implementing a very tight schedule  and the success of this schedule"  is dependent upon the support  and co-operation it receives  from both parents and students.  It is inevitable that some parents and1 students may, for personal: reasons, disagree with the  shift assignments they receive.  However, it should be noted that  these shift assignments have  been made ^to; facilitates the best  instructional; situation 'for the  school as a whole.  First shift details: Grades 8,  11, 12, 7:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  Bus arrives at school 7:25 a.m.,  Bus departs from school 12:30  p.m;  Second   shift:   Grades   9,   10:  12:30 p.m. - 5:22 p.m. Bus arrives at school 12:20 p.m. Bu%  departs from school^ 5V30v"p.m.  Tuesday, Sept. 2 has been designated registration and .organization day for all students, s On  this day only, students will be  attending Elphinstone for jonly  VA hours., The first shiflj will  commence at 11 a.im. and will  be dismissed at 12:30. The second shift will run from IB: 30 until 2 p.m. First shift students  are requested not to arrive until at least 10:50 a.m.,, and second shift students should1 not-ar-:  rive before 12:20 p.m; Pliease. ,be i  advised that this schedule ap-:  plies only for Tuesday, Sept. 2.  It is essential that; we make  every effort to minimize all distracting noise which one shift  may cause another,- when it is  either coming to school or leaving school. Therefore we require  all first shift students to go directly home and expect them  to foe clear of the building and  out of sight and, hearing by  12:30 pm. Second shift students  are not to arrive in the vicinity  of the school /prior to 12:20 p.m.  The school doors will open each  morning at 7:20 a.m.  The policy of permitting senior parttime students to complete their grade 12 will foe continued1. All such students should  enroll on September 3 or 4 personally.  Your co-operation ahd support  of the school is the best contribution that you can make to  assist us in; providing our students with the most effective  instruction.  Elementary too!  (By ^Principal .G. >Cooper)  Reading and Writing and  'Rithmetic time is almost here  again and many a parent will  wipe a tear from misty eye next  Tuesday morning as Junior is  reluctantly sent to school after  one of the shortest sunxmer vacations for several years.    '  Kindergarten pupils and their  parents will meet in the Gibsons  gym at 10:30 a.m. to get themselves sorted out for car pools  and a.m.  or p.m. sessions.  The bell will ring about 9:15  to call all other pupils to assemble in their class areas.  Lists will be posted at the main  doors on Friday and the pupils  can determine where their divisions are located well ahead  of time.  Pupils in Granthams will catch  a bus going in the other direction this year as they will attend school in. Langdale. Seventh year pupils from Port Mellon and Langdale will attend  Gibsons Elementary as was the  case last year.  . And if you are new. to the Gibsons Elementary attendance  area see that your parents get  you registered' ahead of time  on Thursday and Friday of this  week at' the school office and  avoid the opening day rush.  Gibsons Sea Cavalcade launch  ed on Friday of last week was  a pronounced success and as  some members of the cavalcade  committee said it was a whopping success. 77  Angela Willis, Gibsons and  District Chamber of Commerce  entry in the contest for a cavalcade queen topped the field of  nine candidates arid was crown-  ed. : :.;;-.���-���. -���','���.. ���. ������;.:  ��� The youngsters had their fun  at Dougal: ;Fark where rides  were, situated arid their elders  took in the numerous events  that had been; arranged^ Pic:  Juries covering: quite7a:; number  of" the events will be vfourid on  - other pages, r.   7     77  ThiB; carhival. spirit continued,  right to; the last 'with Sunday^  evening's;. Chamfber ; of Commerce seafood barbecue drawing close to 150 persons. Chamber officials /were quite happy  with the results in spite of the  rainy outlook that occurred after . the "Firemen's ~vswim had  ended. 7       .-���'��������� yy.-7..- -;. -.���;  The Sea Cavalcade committee1  thanks all those fantastic sports;  who sat on the dunking board  Saturday night  for  their  com-:  munity spirit andi spdrtsmanship1  Rev.   Dennis  Morgan   and  Dr.  John Crosby were anipng those  who were- dunked by . sureshot  aimers at the target.     7  Brian Thicke of West Vancouver  won  the  long  swim from  Keats I-darid7fouthe; Miiniqipal;  dock, a swim; of abbfatconei-hile.  His timewas 29fflyitts was his  third year in succession>^as the  .  winn^i^f7:this7race. :vLai_t7^ar>7;  ���*���' Hisi^tm*e 7was3ft minutes and-ithe ^  year before, 35 minutes.  Second  was   Norman   Facey  who: did the   mile  distance   in  38.30 with John Higgs right behind him with a time of 39.25.  Kathie McGrath  who  deserves  fa big E for effort stuck to \it  even though she was outclassed  . inp speed: -Her time was 47.50.  She was the drily girl in the race  The Sea Cavalcade committee  publicly thanked the owriersi of  power boats and others for keep  ing- the course clear Of Sun Fish  7 Derby "boats. V - A  Other results were:  Youngest Swinimers, 7 and under; Brian MacKay/ Don MacKay/ Michael Partridge.  Girls 8-9. Fauline Hoops; Lynn  Wheeler, Wani Ranniger; boys.  Chris Hill, Brian Sinclair, Glen  Littlejohn.  ��� ���" ��� Girls10-11: Shelly Bird, Doro  thy Fraser, Defori Hill; boys:  Mike Kelly, John Sinclair., Ron  Girard7  ���Girls 12-14: Karen Brignall,  Jennifer Cooper, Marion Brown;  boys: Karl Swanson, Bruce Gibson, Paul Scott.  Rowfooat Race: Jim Laird,  Mike Thicke, Steve Hill.  Tugboat Race: Sechelt Yarder (Howie Lee); Grapple^(Marr  tin Higgs)'; Sechelt Chief (Len  Gates); Colleen L(L & K Lumber); Jo-Mar (Joe Smith); Full  Bore (Bill Brandon). Admiral  Martin Higgs mustered this lineup for the first annual Sea Cavalcade tugboat race.  Captain Howie Lee was presented with a gold-painted boom  chain as first prize: It will be  turned back to next, year's Sea  Cavalcale committee as the annual trophy for .this event.       -  ��� ������; 9^'hp.poiWer boat race:!Ken-;  Inglis, Steve Hill;. Ken .Olson.  25 hp. power boat race: Barry  . Holden, Brad Matthews.  Willie  Kennett broke down.  Power Boat,  unlimited:   Godfrey   Robinson,.  Roy   Boutilier, ���  John Smith.  Log Birling: Dave Kinney,  Butch Porter, Bud Jones.  Jousting: Jones vs-.Service in  the final, won by Buddie Jones.  Trophies for some of these  events were donated by Gibsons  and District Chamber, of Commerce, Walt Nygren and Winston Robinson.  YMCA Camp Elphinstone ca  noe race was won by the blue  crew, the Cougars, time 2:10  from Government wharf to  beach floats.  In, the ball games at Brothers  Park Saturday afternoon, the  Little League game saw the  Firemen beat the Kinsmen 6-4.  In softball, Peninsula Hotel 8,  Port Mellon 0.     .  Soccer Saturday afternoon resulted in Sechelt Chiefs 8, Gib  sons Selects 5.  Winners of the program draw  were: chaise lounge, B. R. Anderson, Gibsons; camp stove,  Mrs. B. Bodnarek, Sechelt.  The Babe Ruth League draw,  held Sunday night: poodle, Ed  Rennie, Sechelt; 6 hair cuts,  Gary Knowles, Gibsons1; steam  iron, Michael Hopkin, Gibsons;  antique mirror, Mary Solnik,  Gibsons. Prizes can foe claimed  from Mrs. Shirley Feeney,  Soames Point.  IT'S OVER! This summed up the feelings of Bill Scott (left) chairman; and Dick Blakeman, vice-chairman of the Sea Cavalcade  committee. They couldn't even wait to take their socks1 off. Although it was a lot of hard work, both were pleased with the result.  outlines its stand  Sechelt Waterworks has informed its custoriiers by mailed  letter to every household, of its  i stand on the Sunshine Coast Regional P-strict'si move to expropriate its waterworks' system.  The waterworks company  maintains the regional district  has no powers to use expropriation as a means of achieving  its aims. Here is the entire letter as sent to the Coast News  by J. G. Bailiie, general manager of Sechelt Waterworks  Limited:  Dear Customer: The purpose  of this letter is to familiarize  you with facts concerning the  alleged expropriation of our waterworks system by the Sunshine  Coast. Regional District. Unfortunately, articles1, other than our  paid notices, appearing in your  local: newspaper concerning the  present situation are in some  parts either misleading or erroneous, perhaps because only  informaition supplied foy the regional board has been used in  the.i publications. Certainly, no  local press representative has  made any attempt whatsoever  to; obtain our side of the story,  and to weigh this before launching into press reports purporting to explain relative facts to  the public..,  In 1967 the Village of Sechelt  retained the services of John  Motherwell, consulting" engineers, to make a valuation of pur  physical plant, as at this time  the village was considering purchase of same from us. We willingly co-operated, supplying Motherwell with comprehensive  plans and other, details, and ar  ranging   their  personal   inspection of the system.  Early in 1968, Dayton and  Knight, also consulting engineers, were engaged to study the  water supply for the Sunshine  Coast Regional District, including the Sechelt area. Again, we  co-operated by supplying information for their survey.  The published reports by the  above two firms appear to foe-  conflicting so far as valuation:  of our waterworks system is  concerned. The Motherwell report showed a valuation of $91,-  752 for the physical assets owned by us, but excluding 2V&  acres of land. No valuation was  contained for intangible assets,  such as various easements, water-rights, rights-of-way, and interests in contracts and licences  Also, as we pointed out to the  Regional District by letter, this-'  valuation did not account for  recent dam renewal works, de-'  ferred chlorinator works and  was low on valuation of a new  tank, based., on actual cost. All  of these excluded works total  close to $7,000.  The Dayton and Knight report  did riot contain any detailed analysis of their valuation of our^  system, which they suggest is'  $63,000. Instead, they refer to  the Motherwell report, so presumably have used this as a  basis; however, neither they nor  the regional board have explained to us how they arrived at  their valuation.  Our   depreciated   book   value  for the physical assets only of,  our system at the time of nego-  tiations with the regional board  (Continued on Page 8) Coast News, Aug. 27, 1969.  Childwear sizes now standardized  Serving the Mt. Elphinstone district (population 6,000)  of the  Sunshine Coast and the Sechelt Peninsula (population 3J000)  Phone 886-2622       P.C Box 460, Gibsons, B.C.  Published Wednesdays at Ciibsons, B.C.  Second Class mail registration number 0794.  *  ���  Member Audit Bureau of Circulation, B.C. Weekly Newspapers  Advertising Bureau, Canadian Weekly Newspaper Association, t. C.  Weekly Newspapers Association.  Fred Cruice, Editor and Publisher.  .   Subscription Rates: $3 per >ear, $1.75 for six months   United  States and foreign, $4.50 per year. 7  You asked for it!  Split shifts resulting in awkward times for Elphinstone school  students and their parents are a direct result of the defeat last  December of a referndum which would have made such split shifts  unnecessary.  Not only did it 'create the split shift situation but when that  construction proposal is again placed before the public it is going  to cost an easy 30 percent more.  The vote which saw the referendum turned down was 072 it-  favor and 597 against. Presuming, that the possible, resident vote  would foe close to 3,000 or morei, the vote was about 40 percent of;  total eligible electors.  Comment on the result should not be needed as the answer to  the problem is obvious. However a Human Rights bill was mailed  to the Coast News from Victoria and it started a line of thougbt.  This bill is for the purpose of lessening the possibilities of discrimination between human beings. It goes into considerable t_iou-s_.alt-  nots.  It is a human right to express one's opinion when elected rep-  resentativas seek permissive powers from the electorate. Unfortunately the Act for the Prombtio^iand protection io^  Rights of the People of British'<^Mn-foiad^  pointing out some thou-shalts.  There is a strong move afoot to abolish referenda and in view  of the general lack of interest shown by the electorate perhaps it  might ibe an excellent idea.  With the average referendum costing the school district about  $2,000 it is money down the drain. The schools need more space  for more pupils and in the present setup under which school boards  operate, trustees cannot look ahead more than three years in any  construction to be considered. Defeat of a referendum causes on  an average a one year'�� delay. If and when it passes it eventually  takes more months before building operations can start.  There will be howls about the early ahoflaie bus times for many  students but the situation should result in more of the voters getting out marking their ballots pro or con. There will be another  referendum to go before the public soon and it can be said without  hesitation that if this coming referendum does not pass, the number  of people who will voluntarily seek election to be a" school board  trustee should ibe remarkably small. Who will want to. take over  an impossible job if school board members are unable to house  students as laid down by a provincial government elected by some  voters who do get out to mark their referendum ballots.  In these times, failure to get out and vote when duty calls.  starts a pyramid of events which are costly to the taxpayer. Think  at over.  This fall, when buying children's clothing, look for garments with the/Canada Standard Size (OSS) label It will  make it easier for you to buy  clothing that fits. Watch for information aibout the CSS program in publications, on television, iand in pamphlets prepared by the Department of Consumer and Corporate Affairs to  inform consumers about Canada  Standard Sizes "and how they'  .. work.  Why Canada Standard Sizes  for children's, clothing? Most  parents ��� especially mothers ���  know the frustration of trying  to get a good fit in clothing for  their children. For years, the  common basis for, sizing children's clothing has been age.  Many shoppers, however, find  that the : size relating to their  child's age is just not right.  Furthermore, a shopper may  find that the fit is different  among garments with the same  size number. For example, two  : pairs' of boys trousers,, both  size seven, may not fit the same^  way. ,One pair may not fit in the  legs, while the other may foe  too large in the waist. This is  caused by the fact that different manufacturers often have  different specifications for the  same size.  This situation has .caused irritation and inconvenience to  consumers because many people shop or children's clothing  by mail or phone^and do not ���  or cannot ��� take the child to  the store to try the garments  on. This results in delay, in providing, the7?child's clothing, and "  a high rateof return and exchange of items.  To solve this problem, the  Canadian Government Specifications Board established a committee to standardize children's  clothing sizes. The committee  decided that fit is indeed fit as  sucli, and that age has no direct  bearing on fit. Three 8-year, old  children, for example, can each  take a different size. The basis  of standard sizes, therefore,, is  buiklbfbody measurement, not '  age.  To develop .standard sizes,  measurments were taken of  more than 150,000 children  throughout the United States  and Canada. From these measurements, standards were produced for some 75 items of children's clothing from underwear  to outerwear. To identify clothing which meets the standards',  a label was designed bearing  the words Canada Standard Size  within a coiled tape measure  showing the figures of two chil-  - dren. .  This system is voluntary.  However, nianufacturers or retailers' who'Wish to use the OSS  label must .ofbtain a licence from  the Standards Branch of the'De-  partment of Consumer and Corporate Affairs. To use the label  they must insure that each garment has been made in accordance with the proper size standard. The label, therefore, indicates that the size is based on  one set of measurements. It does  not relate to age, nor does it relate to' quality; the CSS label  can appear on both expensive  and inexpensive garments.  The key to using Canada Standard Sizes for better fit-is to  New area  take the proper measurements.  Follow these simple directions:  < 1. Measure over light weight,  close-tfitting underwear, hold  tape snug but not. tight.  l2. Height ��� from floor to  top of head, without shoes'.  3. Waist Height ��� from waist  level to floor.  4. Chest ��� close up under  arms.' .  5. Waist ��� around smallest  part of waistline.  7. Hips ��� around widest or  fullest part.  7. Compare measurements  with CSiS tables and select the  size that most closely matches  your child's measurement.  8. Buy garments bearing the  OSS label.  Example: If you wish to purchase a pair of girl'�� slims,  measure her waist, hips and  waist height. If she measures  waist 2W2", hips 27",, waist  height 33", then her OSS size is  10.  While there will always be a  few children for which standard  size garments are not made, the  majority of children will be assured of a better fit with Canada  Standard Size garments. The attached tables of body measurements, for example, are for regular sizes. In addition there are  OS sizes for boys long pants in  slam and husky ranges. For  such sizes take your child's  measurements to your retailer.  Because  this  system is voluntary,   not  all  garments   will  have the OSS label. But several  major manufacturers and retailers are beginning to make and  stock CSS   approved   children's  wear, and more are expected to  do so as consumer demand increases.  A PERSONAL INSURANCE SERVICE  Phone 886-2062 ' GIBSONS, B.C.  "WW  4?H  TAKE YOUR BACK TO  SCHOOL PHYSICAL EARLY  As school time gets nearer the doctor's office will be getting more crowded with pre-school  physical examinations. This puts a very heavy  load on your family physician because he is do-;  ing these time-consuming physicals in addition  to looking after his usual sick patients.  You can give your doctor much needed help  by taking children for physicals before the rush  starts. It will be greatly appreciated by your  doctor and it will take you less time as well.i  Make an appointment soon. If he suggests a  body building vitamin, we have a complete stock  made  by reputable manufacturers.  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  s     Pharmaceutical Chemists & Druggists  Sechelt Gibsons  885-2238 , 886-2234  Dependability ��� Integrity ��� Persona. Service  STORE HOURS ��� 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ��� FRIDAY 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.  OPEN ALL DAY miMm  BOYS' SIZES  * L;tody -<��;.*;.&*&&:&:&**& *- rt*;x. iritoVwu&tft.*?. 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Just fhe right map for real estate dealers and persons who travet the area  regularly .It's tops for tourists who do not know the area.  This map, published by the Dominion Map Company is available at the Coast  News. 60 cents a copy plus tax.  :&** riJfeSLiSa  g.v. ^i^tc-_^t M>y^<lresi>i J   or s'Jiis-il  ��� jwniwuwiiiiiniii urn (i u< ,���, <r,j, i-,111fi-ii~. ���.[ ������rri(v,n.    rf ���"  tf4X:&' i:^^'-'1 Coast News, Aug. 27, 1S69.  Point of law  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  Used furniture or what  have you  'WE BUY BEER  BOTTLES  IL'S USED FURNITURE  Gibsons ���- 886-2812]  Bill  McPhedran  BECTRICAL CONTRACTOR  Free Estimates  886-7477  For Real Estate on fhe  Sunshine Coast  K. CROSBY  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  Gitysons ��� 886-2481  Keep up on  current  affairs  the easy way  Read the Pulitzer Prize  winning Christian Science  Monitor. Rarely more than  20 pages, th is easy-to-  read daily newspaper gives  you a complete grasp of  national and world affairs.  Plus fashion, sports, business, and the arts. Read  the newspaper that-91%  of Congress reads.  Please send me the Monitor for  D 1 year $26      ��� 6mos^l3  ���"3 mos. $6.50  n Check or money order  enclosed  ��� Bill me  name.  street.  city_  state,  Zip.  PS18  The  CHI^STIAN SCIENC3E  Box 125, Actor Station  ��,  Ma--tt-.M-i.-t*   02X28  (By a Practicing Lawyer)  What are the grounds on  which a person can olbtain a  divorce, and! what are the  grounds1 on which a divorce will  be refused, or on which a person can contest or resist a ���divorce action brought against  him or her?  There are, by the Divorce act,  1& grounds for divorce. A person who sues for a divorce is  called the petitioner and the (person who is sued is called the  respondent. Under section three  . of the act the grounds are: 1.  The respondent's adultery; 2.  The respondent having connmit-  ted sodomy; 3. the respondent  having .committed an act of bestiality; 4. the respondent haying  committed rape (As this would  usually include adultery, this  ground would ibe an alternative,  or it would be used in the very  rare cases where the respondent, although haying vbeen guil  ty of rape;, had hot committed  adultery but was guilty of rape  by reason of 'being an accessory to the crime); 5. the respondent having committed a  homosexual! act; 6. the respondent having committed bigamy;.  7. the respondent having' treated the petitioner with intolerable cruelty ��� mental or physical.  Under section four of the act  the grounds are: 8. The respondent having been imprisoned for  a total of three years in the five  year   period  imanediately   preceding the divorce action; 9. the  respondent having! been impri-  soned for a two-year period immediately preceding the divorce  action for an offence tn^ sentence for which was  death or  ten    years    imprisoninent,    or  more; 10. Three years gross addiction to alcohol by the respondent in the period im-nciediateiy ���  preceding ; the  divorce   action; '  11. Three years gross addiction  to. a narcotic drug iby the respondent, in the period immediat-  ly preceding the divorce action;  12  Three years absence toy the  respondent in the period immediately  preceding   the   divorce  action (this would be similar to  obtaining a death presumption); ;  13.   Non-consumnaation   of   the  marriage,  and. inability of the  respondent  to do  so,  for  one  year, by reason of the; respondent's illness or disability;  14.  Copyright applied foi  non-consummation of the marriage and " refusal toy the respondent to so do, for one year;  15 three years separation, except where the petitioner deserted the respondent, and 16.  five years separation where the  petitioner deserted1 the respondent. .  The divorce sought may not  however be granted if the judge  at the trial is of the opinion that  the parties can become reconciled. Likewise if there is any  collusion the divorce decree will  be refused. Collusion, in general, is any agreement to which  the petitioner is a party, to fabricate evidence to deceive the  court. Even if both parties want  the divorce the government (in  the person of the attorney general) may intervene where there  has been collusion.. A lawyer  appointed by the attorney general can appear at the trial and  call witnesses to prove that the  evidence introduced to prove the  grounds for divorce is false,;  manufactured, or fraudulent,     v  If the divorce is sought under  section three the decree will  usually be refused if the. petitioner is guilty of connivance or  condonation. Connivance is allowing or encouraging the commission of the act complained  of. Condonation is forgiveness af  the act complained of and usually consists of the parties having intimate relations after the  petitioner has learned of the offence.  If the divorce is sought under  section four the decree will be  refused: 1. If there is a reasonable expectation that cohabitation will occur or' be resumed  within the reasonably forseeable  future; 2. Where there are children, ii_ the divorce would adversely alfect the making of  reasonable arrangements for  their maintenance, and 3. Where  the grounds are three or five  years separation, if the divorce  would be unduly harsh or unjust to either party or it would  adversely effect arrangements  for maintenance of either spouse  If the respondent merely de-  ,  nies that 'hey coiaimitted ah^iMefyfj-  or deserted his spouse, or what-  f  ever the grounds are, the judge  will decide who is telling  the  truth after hearing all the evidence on both sides.    -  FTSH!    Latest report  Period ending August 3  Period ending Aug. 17  Toba Inlet has been slow save  for a few cohoes, says the fishery officer's report; and at  Sarah Point and in Desolation  Sound, boats have been picking  up the occasional heavy chinook.  Grant and Mystery Reefs below Savary Island have been the  scene of considerable effort.  Twelve boats checked on the  weekend in-these areas reported  a catch of 2 small chinooks  around 7-8 lbs., 9> cohoes Of 8 to  10 lbs. and 14 coho grilse.  The shoreline from Scotch Fir  Point to Saltery Bay has seen  little effort and very few fish.  Egmont has vbeen extremely  spotty. If you/happened by at  the right time .it was forth a  few cohoes.  Saturday at Bjerre Shoal, coho  ing was rated good with several  limits taken during the day. Eleven boats checked afloat here  ���in the a.m. reported a total of 19  cohoes averaging 5 lbs. and 1  pink. Later Saturday the winds  came up. Sunday's fishing after  the wind was considerably slower. .  Sunday looked to be a lively  time at Quarry Bay. A check of  17 boats afloat here and at Fearney Point found' all boats with  fish and counted a catch totalling 4 .chinooks averaging 10  lbs., 2 jacks, 29 cohoes averaging 6 lbs., 2 coho grilse and a  pink.    .7 .���  7 Welcome Pass was rated good  for cohoes on Saturday although  the Redroofs fleet out of Halfmoon Bay claimed only modest -  success in their' derby held here  1 that day.  Lee  Bay  had  the  odd brief  From the Federal Dept. of  Fisheries, Vancouver  bite in the afternoons and evenings. One of the heavy chinooks taken here was a 24 pounder by Chuck Jones on Sunday  topping his 10, 9 and 3 lb. chinooks boated the same day.,Several fish in the 10-12 lb. class  were taken at tn���* Bay during  the week. '/'���"'  WANT SOMETHING DONE!  You'll find fhe help you need  in fhe directory  A N D Y  CAPP  Trade Unions Labor Day  10a.m. to??  Seaside Park, Port Mellon  BAS^ all day  with Sechelt Texada, Pdrt Mellon and Peninsula Hotel teams  FREE ICE CREAM and HOT DOGS  for children  Sports events for Young and Old, with prizes  BINGO-M^  Labor Day Ticket draw at 4 p.m.  Sandwiches, Coffee and Pie on sale by Port Mellon Hospital Auxiliary  THURSDAY  AUGUST 21  GIBSONS LEGION HALL - 8 p.m.  Sunshine  Coast Highway  19 GAMES $10 or OVER  20��hflAME  S500--50 CALLS      $250���52 CALLS  $100-55 CALLS      $50-56 CALL or MORE  Minors  under 16  not allowed  GIBSONS   WELFARE   FUND  Door Prize  Draw  Winner must be in Attendance  Iferygoocl, Now fealtfor a 'Blue*   Labatt's: the true-blue beer, (labatfm:  Eorttwlibme-d-U_.eri -Dd teats retcm. pfae__<_? MSkamwut  ' " Thl�� advertfoement Is not published or displayed by the Liquor Control Board of fay thaQovai-ur-antof .frh^Cotumtl-i 4    coastNews, Aug. 727; i9g9.    HELP WANTED (Cont'd)  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 arid sub- j  sequent   consecutive   insertions half rate.  A ,bi_ling,_.charge of 25c will  be made on all ads not paid  1 week after insertion.  COMING EVENTS  TWILIGHT THEATRE  Gibsons,   886-^827    ;  Thurs. Fri. Sat..Aug. 28, 29, 30  ROMEO and JULIETTE  Sun. Midnight Aug. 31  Double Feature Horror Show  Dracula,  Prince of Darkness  The OHorror of Dracula  Mon., Tues.  Sept. 1, 2  THE  SWEET BODY  OF DEBORAH  Starring Carol Baker  RESTRICTED  DEATHS  EGNER ��� On Aug. 24, 1969,  Helen Claire Egner of Pender  Harbour. Predeceased by her  husband Arnold on July 5, 1969.  Survived by relatives and many  friends. Funeral service Wed.,  Aug. 27 at 1:3ft p.m. from St.  Mary's Anglican Church, Garden Bay, Rev B. Jenks officiating. Cremation. HARVEY FUNERAL HOME,  Directors.  CARD OF THANKS "  We wish to send a warm thank  you to all our friends and neighbors whose prayers and kindness during our daughter's sudden illness helped return her  safelv home to us. Sincerely.   Garry and Diane Berdahl.  I     Dorrien    Patricia    Wedley,  would like to thank the following    organizations,    clubs    and  friends who came to my assistance after the .disastrous fire  of my home. I aim so grateful,  and thankful to know that-there  are so  many  kind people still  left in this world who came and  gave me assistance so quickly  and willingly when I was in dire  need, and to give me a home to  start me on a new way of .me.  I am so grateful to Mr. and  Mrs  W. Cook, North Road, Gibsons (R.R. 1), for giving me a  home and their kindness:  Special thanks to Gladdy and Johnny Prost, Sechelt, who gave so  much and started all this assistance   that  followed.   Air  Vice  Marshall and Mrs. F. V. Heakes  Sechelt    and    Vancouver;    the  Ttoyal Canadian Air Force Benevolent Fund; Miss I. J. Dow-  ler  Vancouver; Carol and Lars  Brakstad, Gibsons;  the Gibsons  Red  Cross;   Mr.   and Mrs.   F.  Bonnin;    Welfare   Fund   Royal  Canadian   Legion   Branch   140.,  Sechelt:   LA.   Branch   140,   Sechelt;   Eva   and   Chris   Smith,  Mr and Mrs. Colbeck, Mrs. Nellie   Erickson,  Mrs.   Eadie  Mc-  Whinnie,    Mrs.    Francis    Hill,  Mrs. Margaret Gibson, Mr. and  Mrs.   Herb  Berdahl,   Mr.   and  Mrs. Art Jensen, all of Sechelt;  Mr.   Ernie   Graves,   Vancouver  and Tuwanek, who supplied his  truck for moving furniture and  donations     with    Mr.     Johnny  Prost; Mr. Fred Peterson, Gibsons, who scrubbed and painted  my two room home.  Special thanks  to Mr.  Ralph  "McKeckrin who saved my life.  Thanking you all again, yours  sincerely  ���Mrs. Patricia Wedley.  fLORISTS  Flowers   and  Gifts  for all occasions  LissiLand Florists  Gibsons,   886-9345  Sechelt   885-9455  FOUND  Derek Holland found a small-  kitten, black with grayish white  stripes. Owner can phone Derek  at 886-2101.  HELP WANTED  ..;���     CLERK-TYPIST 7    v  A; permanent position' is avr  ailable in oip general office  ;f or an experienced clerk-typ- '  list. Accurate typing is essential; (shorthand ability is not  required  but  would1 .aid vfu-v  ture promotions).      .'     -I ./ '  Applicant must have a good  telephone voice arid be willing to start in a junior position. '"        7-  Apply   in ^person.   Personnel  Supervisor, Canadian Forest  Products Ltd.,   Howe Sound  Pulp  Division," Port  Mellon.  Outdoor science school requires  an RN l.day a week and. 2' cooks  for 70 students. Please apply  Box 1069, Coast News.  VILLAGE   OF  GIBSONS  Clerk-stenographer  for  Municipal  Office,   Gibsbns.  No shorthand. Phone 886-2543 for interview. D.   Johnston,  Municipal Clerk  Printer accustomed to^ weekly  paper.and job work with lino  experience or two thirder with  good lino experience. Phone 886:  2622,   Coast News.  WORK WANTED  Beat the fall winds: We top,  limb, fall or put TV antennas in.  trees. Insured work, done ,to  your satisfaction. Our estimate  may be lower than you think.  Phone 885-2109.  , FIRST  CLASS  WORKMANSHIP GUAR.  Brush and spray painting.  Interior and Exterior  Reasonable prices    "  Phone Les Hunter, 886-7007  Plumbing and septic tanks installed. Phone 886-2762 after 5  p.rn. 7- ���' y ^.';: .:���"���"  VERNON & SON BULLDOZING  (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 SMI  Electric stove and fridge in  good condition. $75 for both.  886-7204.  Oak dining set and desk; kitchen table and chairs. Best offer. 886-7764.. ;  Cookware, never used* 9 pieces.  Want used window, 24 x 5 or 6  feet. Box 1068, Coast News.  7 yrV old gelding, 16 hands,  trained English and western.  Phone 886-71147.  Large Zenith fridge in very  good condition, $70; 'girl's bicycle, $10 or best offer. Phone  886-2153.  Electric lawn mower; pressure  cooker, misc articles. Ph. 886-  7703  on weekend.  1 set double laundry tubs, good  condition.  $15. 886-9972.  Must   sell,    2   electric   stoves,  fridge,   bed   and   table.   Phone ,  886-2366.  Girl's, bicycle, medium; beaded  projector screen, 30" x 40";  Laundry tub stand and tub; bed  chesterfield.  Phone 886-9698.   ���'���    ������  2 cement laundry tubs, 1 single  1 double. Phone 886-2132: "77.  Experienced chamber maid for  Sunnycrest Motel, Gibsons.  Steady job'for' reliable party.  Apply in person. References required.  Used Electrolux, reasonable.  Phone 886-9980 evenings. '  Alfalfa for sale. $55 a ton. J &  S Enterprises ' Ltd. Phorie 886-  7123.  Sheep manure, aged, ready for  use on lawns and gardens, in  bags. Elander Farm. 886^2400.'  1 Coleman oil heater with fan,  thermostatically ^.controlled, carburetor, 2 barrels and stand.  $50.  Phone 886^9655.      .V   ;\%;-;'  IF IT'S SUITS - IT'S MORGANS:  885-9330. Sechelt   ^'J  Young . crisp bunching carrots.,  Good for canning and freezing^  by the lb. picked daily. Phone  886-2400.   Elander Farm,   Shaw.  Road, Gibsons.  SPORTING GOODS  Hardware and appliances  Where your dollar has more  , .       ' cents  EARL'S IN GIBSONS  886-9600  Used electric and gas ranges,  also oil ranges. C & S Sales, Ph.  885-9713. Sechelt. -  MISC. R)8^ SALE CCogirj)  yy^-^Lawnmomers^*  {;���-   ^-Oi-tboards-���     ; ,v  7-' ^7���-Chain Saws���   7  Repaired 'arid Serviced   .  7 Authorized Dealer  . r,,. t���Yamaha Outboards���  :^I_awnboy!.Mowers-i-  V-:���Homelite Saws���  -.'���Sabre Saw Chain���  NUTS & BOM'S  /Head of Wharr  '���';. 886^2838  Steel ..filing cabinet^ 4 drawers.  B. Littlejohn, Granthams.  UNSHINE COAST REAL ESTAI  Will   buy   patches   of   standing  timber. Phone. 886-2459.  COTTAGERS!  Young    couple    will    caretake  house for winter.  Call Murray  and Cari .Green, at 885-9306.  Shakes wanteq. r to "roof new  home, in Roberts; Creek. 300  bundles, 24" tapered rough. Will  ���paycash on delivery at $15 a  square. 886-9672: Ask for Al  Grant. :-'yi^y ���  CARS, TRUCKS TOR SALE  '59  Olds   for   sale.  Phone   886-  9686.  .'64 Willis jeep pickup, 4 wheel  drive, worn hubs, near new  tires.  886-2913.    ,     V  1959 Meteor as is;   $35.  Phone  886-2512.7    -��� 7 ...'7;. ,.���  V-J7      /��� t'.  1960 Buick 4 door hardtop, good  condition.   $350  Phone  885-2884.  1957 iDodge VH ton truck. Phone  886-9686.     -  BOATS FOR SALE  15 ft: Clinker built boat with  Briggs & Strat^bh inboard, F &  N clutch, 7'mooring anchor, 40'  chain, home made buoy, $275,  film price./ 886^2694 or 886-7239.7  Runabout boat storage available  Safe arid dry for winter. Phone  886-2400, Shaw Road, Gibsons.  NOTICE  For Complete information on  Marine, Industrial and Liability  insurance; claims and adjustments, contact Captain W. Y.  Higgs, Marine Consultant, Box  339, Gibsons. Phonos 886-9546.  and 885-9425.     .  PETS  Smart'���"littlePekinese riiale?pup^  $25. Phone 886-9887?after 8 p.mi  Pups free to good htmies. Phone  886-2508.  Amhurst and Ringneck pheasants $15 and $8 pair; white doves  $5 pair; Tumbler; and Roller  pigeons $2;50 pair; v,Peahen 2}��  years old $15; young pheasants  all ages. Visitors welcomed Ph.  885-9491.  Poodles,���' grooming, clipping.  Years of:experience; Telephone  886-2601. :���>������  ANNOUNCEMENTS  Godfrey Allan Robinson, Box 75,  Gibsons. ,  To whom it may concern:  This is to advise you that the  partnership between Terry  Raines arid.Godifrey Allan Robinson, namely Sur-Katch Boats  and Bait, has now been dissolved!     ���" ���  I, Godfrey Allan Robinson, am  no longer responsfole for any  action or debt incurred in the  name of Sur-Katch Boats and  Bait. Yours Sincerely,'  (Signed) Godfrey A. Robinson.  For membership of explosive re  quiremento contact WUjo 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  air- tanks -^  SKINDIVERS AVAILABLE  FOR SALVAGE WORK  .MARI^  Paint, fibreglass,- irope,canvas,  7 boat hardware  Gibsons, 886-9303  WALT NYGREN .SALES LTD.  Alcoholics   Anonymous.   Phone  886r2979 or 885-9327 ^fter 5 p.m.  ^ VV have you A  DRINKING PROBLEM  Contact Alcoholics Anonymous (closed meetings) Gibsons, Ph. 886-7106 or 886-2924.  FUELS  FIREWOOD  Phone 886-2887  YOU  CAN'T -ELECT  IF YOU DON'T (VOTE  And while you're choosing,  choose, a good, home too. We  have sme excellent waterfront  homes, from $2��,S00 up.  West Sechelt: On 1;33 acres top  view land,: with well-built 2 bedroom home, good garage, and  village water. $5,000 down on  $15,500, good terms.  Davis Bay: A real family home  with luxury. Two acre seclusion,  convenient : to shopping and  school, 3 bedrooms, rec. rm,,  big living room, fireplaces, double plumbing, 55 ft. swim pool  (heatable) anl lots of extras.  Terms on $55,000.:  Selma Park: Uptown duplex,  still unfinished. Imaginatively  designed open plan living in  each suite. A-hw. heat. Must be  seen.; $45,000, terms, offers.  '������������ Over. 7.15   acres   splendid   land,  i wonderful   growing   soil,    with  large older type but very liveable 2 bedrooiri home, with big  . attic.   Concr.-floored   barn,    (2  ! storey);,  year-round water  sup-  y ply. Cash price $43,000.  ���.'*'���������  Two-year-old home on large cor-  I ner lot, Langdale, 23 x 17 foot  ���living room, with fireplace, two  big   bedrooms,    large   kitchen-  ���y dining, deck. Basement full cone,  lall panelled rooms. Cash price  i $26,500.  y.    Neat  two-bedroom home,   all  | modern   and   plenty  of  luxury-  |. type  extras,  including big cut-  I stone fireplace, garage with stu-  y dio, landscaped lot. $27,500 oash  I An excellent selection of  J homes, with $5,000 down pay-  f'ments;  Lots and Acreage.  If you wish to complain later  ��� VOTE TODAY!  A WIDE SELECTION  OF PROPERTIES  MEMBER ��� MULTIPLE  LISTING SERVICE  LISTINGS WANTED  _^RTMcMpREAW  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.  "BLOCK BROS" Welcomes You  To view these properties during  your stay on the; Sunshine Coast.  2 - 50x265 COMMERCIAL LOTS  On Hwy 101 in Gibsons. Try  $1,000 dn. and bal on easy terms  TRIPLEX WITH 100' WATERFRONTAGE. This is a real good  investment offering you a 17%  return. $29,900 F.P. with only  $10,000 dn.  2 BDRM BEACH HOME!  ��� On   double   lot,   128'   frontage.  [ Only $24,900 F.P. ^ cash, bal.  i on easy terms. '  ii BDRM HOME PLUS!  13   cabins,   over  100"  of private  Ibeach loc. on 2 ac. Offering pri-  '. vacy. and  seclusion   unlimited,  plus It's a money maker!  RETIRE ON A MINI-ESTATE!  On almost 3 ac. of park-like  i grounds in an ultra-modern  ] 3 bdrm home with over 300' of  5 good beach and safe moorage.  You can for only $20,000 dn. Bal  ���on easy terms!  RETIRE NEXT YEAR!  In the meantime buy this thriving grocery store plus a triplex  and beach cottage. Illness forces  sale of this real money "maker!  $20,000 might handle.  For; thesie arid other attractive  buys oh the Sunshine Coast contact G. Knowles, 298-0541 or 291-  2881.  BIMBOS.  ('Western Canada's Largest  7'77 7Reial't6r) ������������:���..��� 7-v.;  List it With us and M.LjS. and  IT WiELL SELL!  MOVES TO GIBSONS  Paul Drake Ltd._ is starting  his marme"transmission'rservice  below Hill's Machine* Shop. He  has; moved from the Vancouver  area. Most of the business in the *  past was shipped' to him in Vancouver.  GIBSONS ��� Sheltered waterfront lots with excellent view  and safe, protected; moorage  . for all Jypes of craft. Each  lot is fully serviced with access off paved road. Perfect  location for your retirement  house and just minutes from  salmon fishing at its best.  Reasonably priced from  $8,800, Low down payment  of $1,000 handles;  Two adjoining level, cleared  lots with excellent soil.  Realistically priced at only  $1,750  each.  Cottage on 2% acres with  . 124 ft. highway frontage.  Close to Sunnycrest Shopping Centre. Excellent potential for commercial development. Full price only  $13,000.  SELMA PARK ��� Fully serviced  -     view lot with gentle  slope.  Cleared and ready for building. Full price $4,000.  PENDER HARBOUR ��� Large  waterfront property with  modem fishing lodge consist  ing of two self-contained  two bedroom units, each  with large bright kitchen  and modern plunilbirig. Common living room with large  rock fireplace and picture  windows overlooking harbor.  Ample cleared space on property for cabins, etc. Full  price $40,000.  Semi-waterfront lots 411 fully serviced with access to  launching and moorage. Full  price $3,000 to $3,500.  Call Frank Lewis or Morton  Mackay at 886-9900, eves 886-  7088.  Gibsons  and  Burquitlam  REID RD. area. New home oh  acreage (1.5 acres), a little off  the beaten track, but close to  schools and shopping. Good well  $12,500 F.P., $3,500 will handle.  886-2481  HILLCREST. A'"'few lots left at  the $1,650 price. Water main in  by the fall. Buynow7  886-2481  FRANKLIN ROAD, waterfront  This home features a post and  beam living room, with fireplace and sundeck, overlooking  the view. Two bedrooms on  main floor, one more below,  where there is room for expansion. Immaculate garden^  with steps to pebble beach. Full  Price $33,000.,  ori terms.  MEMBER, MULTIPLE  LISTING SERVICE  LISTINGS   WANTED  Representing Zurich Insurance  OPEN FRD5AY EVENINGS  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  Real Estate & Insurance  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  GIBSONS,  B.C. Ph.  886-2481  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-2622  COAST NEWS WANT ADS  Gibsons 1235  Well located, near shopping.  Excellent view. Large living  area, fireplace., sundeck. Two  bedrooms.  $12,600.  Gibsons 1039  Good location and potential  for development. 2.15 acres, level, near shopping and schools.  Cosy two bedroom home. Panels-  led living room. Fireplace. Convenient cabinet kitchen. Utility  room. A-oil heat. Carport. $22,-  000 with terms.  Gibsons 10.55  Large landscaped lot, level,  surrounded on three sides by  large trees for privacy. Good  water supply. Well maintained  two bedroom home. Double carport. On good gravel road just  off the pavement. .D.P. $7,500.  Gibsons 1275  View lot in exclusive area. Village water.  Only $3,700.  Roberts Creek 1277  Waterfront, right on the beach  Well  maintained   two   bedrooih  home. Part basement. Auto-oil  heat.    Sundeck.    Garage.   Boat  house. Nice garden. F.P. $22,000  Acreage  Roberts Creek, near the golf  course, 8.56 acres.  Gibsons, 29 acres with comfortable home and cottage.  Middle Point, 2.04 acres,  crown lease.  Roberts Creek 1244  Two bedroom home on 1.48  acres. On paved road. Close to  the beach. $7,600 down payment.  Balance reasonable at $60 per  month.  Call C. R Gathercole  Phone 886-7015.  Peter Smith,  Phone  885-9463.  Member Multiple Listing Services of Vancouver Real Estate  Board.  Agencies Ltd.'  Realty & Insurance  Gibsons  Gibsons  Box 369  Marine Drive  Sechelt  Box 155  Cowrie St.  Egmont Fishing Lodge: 3 bdrm  home, covered sundeck. 70' WF.  Good moorage, salmori grounds,  P.O.., store, marina close. Try  yourv offer. Cal_7DON TAIT 883-  ���2284. V.Roberts Creek: 4.6 acres, close  to highway on quiet road. Creek  crosses. Good estate property.  Full price $4^500.  Gibsons Rural: Ideal for S /D.  10 acres facing on 2 roads. Potential  view. Full price $10,000  Modern 3 bdrm homej electric  heat, full foasement. 5 acres,  mainly cleared and fenced.  Large workshop and stable.  Only $24,400 with cash to 6j%  mtge. '  Good retirement WiF home,  close to shopping in Gibsons.  Level to beach A-oil heat. Guest  cabin. $16,900. terms: '  K. BUTIER REALTY  & Insurance  Gibsons, B.C.  Phone  886-2000  MEMBER  MULTIPLE LISTING  SERVICE  CHESS ENTERPRISES LTD.  PRATT RD. and SUNSHINE COAST (HWY.  88^-2237  1965 PLYMOUTH FURY II 4 dr. SEDAN, 6 cylinder engine  3 speed automatic trans., radio. This car is immaculate.  $1350  1965 FALCON  STATION WAGON,  6  cyl.  engine,   standard  transmission, radio, low mileage.  $1050  1963 PONTIAC PARISIENNE 2 dr. HARDTOP, Brand new  409 cubic inch VS with Hurst Shift standard transmission, new  Red Line Wide Oval tires, electric windows, radio ��� A total  -performance car.  " :. $1350 ;���������.������  1964 COMET 4 dr. SEDAN, 6 cyl. engine, standard transmission, radio, Tu Tone, red and white.  $750  ^1959 CHEVROLET 4 dr. SEDAN, 6 cyl, automatic transmis  sion, radio,, lady owned.  '$350  ���;/v-:^V(..:':\:-: ^:. 'VCHESS :l}NTERPmSI=S LTD.  Box 561 886-2238  GIBSONS, B.C. Sea Cavalcade candid shot6  KING  NEPTUNE,   and  all his  own idea.  FOR RENT  Waterfront, furnished, modern,  self-cont. suite. Single gentleman. Available Sept. 1. Phone  886^2773.  2 bedroom modern house, automatic burner, half basement, 2  blocks to stores, school, etc.  Phone 886-2838.  3 room suite. Apply 1754 Marine  Cresc, Giibsons. Phone 886-7019.  2 bedroom waterfront cottage  available, now. 2 bedroom waterfront side-foy-side duplex available Sept. 15. R.W. Vernon,  886-2887. 77    ���,.;���  Park your car by the week or  month. Smith's Boarding House.  Phone 886-9912.  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 collection. Colored appliances and  plumbing. Luxurv living at low  cost. Phone 886-2905  WANTED TO RENT  2 confused people need cheap  country cabin near sea. References (Vane) 987-9718 or Box  1067, Coast News.  Wanted immediately, self-contained roomy unfurnished suite  or small cottage in or near Gibsons, moderate rent, ground level or minimum steps desirable.  Phone 886-7450 after 5 p.rn.  Couple with 2 young children  desires house, clean and rea-  snafole, Gibsons area. Phone  683-0887.  PROPERTY FOR SALE  Large, 3 room, 1 for. house with  basement. Auto gas heat, WW  carpet, 1XA acres, greenhouse,  near beach. 886-2762.  Semi-waterfront, Porpoise Bay,  % acre, 6 bedroom house. Phone  885-9670.  3 choice large double frontage  selectively cleared lots ��� gorgeous view of Georgia Strait and  Vancouver Island ������ on paved  road, handy to shopping centre,  telephone, power, good water  supply. Easy terms. 886-2887.  View lot for sale, 76' x 265' deep  Centre Gibsons. Phone 886-2861  evenings. \  WATERFRONT  Best on the Sunshine Coast,  acreage or lots, fully serviced,  fantastic view. Phone 885-9683.  Halfmoon Bay.  Mortgage money available. Box  1066, Coast News.  CONSTRUCTION  Mrs. Isabel Dawson, dancing with Bert Forrest, Liberal candidate  Dick Blakeman serves fish at the barbecut to Mrs. Bill Scott.  Dan Wheeler congratulates Mrs. Jennie Reiter Kiwanis boat winner  GULF BUILDttJG SUPPLIES  Spchelt.  Phone 885-228*  Everything tor you*-  building needs  Brian Thicke, swim winner.       Moira Clement and Mrs. Isabel Dawson prepare for a bike race (?)  The children's Fishing Derby Sunday morning drew an enthusiastic crowd of kids.  Jousting: Bud Jones drops an unidentified opponent. Behind, tugboats from the race.  Approximately 30 cyclists from Vancouver put on a 35 mile race Saturday afternoon.  Premier Bennett signs the guest book on his visit to Gibsons.  The water got pretty rough behind the tugboat race. This is the fight for second place. PNE one big prize packet  MAVERICK ��� FALCON ��� FAIRLANE ��� MUSTANG ��� T-BIRDS  DURING ITS TWO appearances in Toronto, the newly formed Boss  Brass, led by trombonist-conductor-arranger Rob McConnell, has  drawn rave reviews and record crowds..On Friday,, August 29, CBC  radio will present the Boss Brass at the CNE Bandlshell. The show  will be taped for broadcast on the Stage series, September 6.  COAST NEWS  5-10-20 YEARS AGO  FIVE YEARS AGO  Excellent weather with a good  crowd and some entertaining  log rolling featured Gibsons  Firemen's Sports Day at the  Municipal Beach.  Farnham Field was opened  for a Labor Day Playday event  involving local horses and their  riders. This was the first event  of this type for the Giibsons  area.  iShift classes of Grades four  and five at Gibsons Elementary  School were the order of7 the  day owing to overcrowding in  available space.  10 YEARS AGO  A contract has been let for  construction of the new RCMP  headquarters in Gibsons. The  tender for $39,085 was awarded  to Imperial Builders of Burnaby  Divers Bob Nygren and Mike  Fromager located and brought  up a lost outboard motor belonging to Jacob Kunz of Mission City. His boat capsized in  vicinity of Gospel Rock.  Soames Point Waterworks trus  tees have sanctioned intake improvements  arid a new water  tank for the system.  20 YEARS AGO  Due to extensive repairs to  Sechelt's government wharf, it  will ibe out of use for about  three months.  Initial steps for improvement  of the Northwest Bay section of  thej-ighway have started.  Gibsons and District Ratepayers association has started a  move to increase council members from three to five.  Government officials1 will call  a public meeting for District Lot  685 and 686 to discuss amalgamation with the village of Gibsons.  MARINE TRANSMISSION  SERYICE  Paul Drake Ltd.  Repairs   and Sales  BORG   WARNER,   PARAGON  CAPITOL  Try us for used parts  Gibsons,  886-2929  The biggest prize package of  any fair in North America  awaits visitors to the 7 allyiwiitijr  1969 edition of the Pacific National Exhibition. '���  The package is worth more  than $116,000, and any one of  the million-plus fairgoersT expected this year can have a  chance to win by simply purr-  chasing a $1 prize program ���luring PNE '69, which funs from  August 16 to September 1, including three Sundays.        -yyy  The PNE's prize list is topped  off with a fully-furnished, thfee;-  bedroom, two-patio dream home  ��� a package valued at $55,000.  Seventeen other ;lucky7 ticket  holders will each drive ihome in  new cars ranging fromIkmrdoor  sedans:, station wagons^ ebnver  ti)Me_rto a lii-ttt^  The fair, mtii ite7_^ii-aiir to  Japan the_ne,; this year isv bringing bac_c the priief home feature5  after a. two-year absence in  which the top prize was a $50,-  000 gold brick.  7 The home, built by Burger  Construction- Ltd., of Surrey, is  an original design  _  w  ��  o  E-i  1  O  , ���1^^���fc_  Si PHQPfSSI.O.NAl V,-  '��� '"'���tN'S'.Cl.BVNf  ���   \���^7 "t  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.  ALSO Al  SELECTED USED CARS  COAST NEWS WANT ADS ARE REAL SALESMEN  SUNSHINE COAST DIRECTORY  M/T CONSTRUCTION  GENERAL CONTRACTORS  on the  Sunshine  Coast  Custom Home Builders  Phone  886-7495  Write Box 709, Gibsons, B.C.  PENINSUU DRIVING SCHOOL  Try  the  New Toyota  Fully Automatic Dual  Controlled  Serving   Port Mellon  to  Halfmoon Bay  Phone   886-2401  VILLAGE STORE  GIBSONS  Phone 886-7460  Always a fresh stock of  Groceries, Meats, Confectionery  SHOP FROM 10 Io 10  7 DAYS A WEEK  HANSEN'S TRANSFER lid.  Serving  the  Sunshine Coast  General Freight from  Vancouver to all points .  Heavy Hauling  Fui^ture Moving  Warehouses: Gibsons 886-2172  Sechelt 885-2118  For your protection:  Professional or Scientific Claims���No advertisement  shall be prepared, or be knowingly accepted, which  distorts the true meaning of statements made  by professionals or scientific authorities. Advertising  claims should not be made to appear to have a  scientific basis they do not truly possess: Scientific  terms, technical quotations, etc., should be used  in general advertising only with a full sense of  responsibility to the lay public.  VERNON & SON BULLDOZING  LAND  CLEARING  LOGGING EXCAVATING  ROAD  BUILDING  Free Estimates  Service  and  Satisfaction  Guaranteed  Phone 886-2887  SUNSHINE COAST SERVICE Ltd.  Wilson Creel-  Phone 885-9466  Aui.o  Glass  Replacement  a Specialty  COLLISION REPAIRS  '4-f>_m��   Towing ��� Ph. 886-2811  i.a\*s   Equipment for  T'>an.e & Wheel Alignment  MACK'S NURSERY  Sunshine  Coast. Highway  ^fc -nibs, Fruit Trees, Plants  Landscaping  ���-ONUS ON $10 ORDER  Phone 886-2684  O'BSONS MARINE SERVICES Ltd.  at ESSO MARINE  Gas, Diesel Repairs, Welding  EVINRUDE SALES  O.M.C. Parts and Service  Phone 886-7411  CANADIAN PROPANE  Serving the Sunshine Coast  with reldalble and economical  Cooking, Heating and Hot Water  FREE ESTIMATES  Phone 886-2185  HADDOCKS CABANA MARINA  .'''-���   All ^.Iectric Cabins  Boat; Rentals  .  Launching   Ramp  MERCURY OUTBOARD  Sales & Service  Marine Ways ��� Repairs  Madeira   Park   ��� Ph.   883-2248  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Everything^or your building  needs  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2283  0CEANSIDE FURNITURE  & CABINET SHOP  Custom built cabinetry for  home and office  KITCHEN SPECIALISTS  R.  BIRKIN  Phone 886-2551  Beach Ave., Roberts Creek  TASELLA SHOP  Ladies ��� Mens ��� Childrens  Wear ��� Yard Goods ��� Wool  and Staples ���Bedding  . Linens       7^  7"  Dial 885-9331 Sechelt. StC  SICOnE BULLDOZING Ltd.  ��� ROAD  GRADING  ��� LAND  CLEARING  ��� ROAD  BUILDING  ' ,. Phone  880-S&57  MOBILE BOATS  Finish your own boat and save $  Fibreglass hulls from 8' to 19'  and canoes  Factory to you  sales  Phone 987-8781, or write  MOBILE BOATS,  138 West 1st  North Vancouver, B.C.  KB WELDING  PORTABLE  Phone 886-7042  Serving the Sunshine Coast  MORRISON ELECTRIC  Now Serving  the Sunshine Coast  with  Quality Wini-p:  Phone 886-2690  For all your heating  requirements  Agents for  ROCKGAS PROPANE  Also Oil Installations  Free Estimates  FURNITURE  Phone 885-9713  CONTROL BLASTING  Free Estimates  FRED. DONLEY  7       Pender Harbour  883-2403  SEASIDE PLUMBING  FREE ESTIMATES  A COMPLETE PLUMBING  SHOP ON WHEELS  Phone 886-7017 or 886-2848  WELDING  MOBILE WELDING RIG  Certified Welder  with Pressure Ticket  All types of Welding  7 days a week  '*���      Phone  886-9541  JOHN HIND-SMITH  REFRIGERATION  &  MAJOR APPLIANCE SERV-C*  Port Mellon to Pemier Harb��ni  Phone 886-2^31  From i�� a.m. to 5:30 p.in  Res. 886-9949  RAY NEWMAN PLUMBING  SALES & SERVICE  Hot Water Heating.  Building & Alterations  Davis Bay Rd., RR.l.  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2116  OPTOMETRIST  FRANK E. DECKER  BAL BLOCK ��� GIBSONS  WEDNESDAY  , FOR APPOINTMENTS  886-2248  Phone 886-2808  TWIN CREEK LUMBER  & BUILDING SUPPLIES Ltd.  Everything for  your building  needs  Free Estimates  This is just one of the 12 Rules ^of the Canadian Code of Advertising  Standards which this publication and other media across Canada follow.  If you are interested in a personal copy of the complete Code, please write:  The Advertising Standards Council, Canadian Advertising Advisory Board,  159 Bay Street, "Toronto 1, Ontario.  LAND SURVEYING  ROY & WAGENAAR  SURVEYS  1325 Robsons  St.  Vancouver 5 Ph. 681-9142 '  ��-C  nith 6430  Sechelt 885-2332  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  SIM ELECTRIC Ltd.  ELECTRICAL   CONTRACTORS  Sechelt ��� Phone 885-2062  LEN WRAY'S TRANSFER Ltd.  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  ��� All Work by Experienced Personnel  ��� Automobile  Assoc.   Emergency Service  24-HOUR TOWING  SERVICE  GIBSONS SHELL SERVICE  Phone 886-2572 ^  Emergency 886-9390  NEVENS RADIO & TV  DEALER FOR  PHILIPS  ZENITH  FLEETWOOD  RCA VICTOR  SALES & SERVICE  To all Makes  Phone 886-2280  PARKINSON'S HEATING Ltd.  Gibsons  ESSC OIL FURNACE  N   Down Payment ��� Bank Int.  Ten Years to Pay  Complete line of Appliances  for Free Estimates call 886-2728  .  EXPERT REPAIRS  TO   ..;;._. 7:.:,  ��� AUTOMATIC WASHERS  ��� AUTOMATIC  DRYERS  ��� DISHWASHERS  Factory Trained on aU Makes  also  VACUUM CLEANERS  -.-..."���<  NUTS   &   BOLTS  Ph 886-2838  .  PENINSULA PLUMBING  KEATING & SUPPLIES  (Formerly Rogers Plumbing)  ��p v^��,belt Highway & Pratt Rd.  SALES & SERVICE  Port Mellon ��� Pender Harbour  Free Estimates  Phone 886-9533  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  BOB LEE  GRAVEL & EXCAVATING  MADEIRA PARK, B.C.  Phone  883-2412  or 883-2265  A. t RITCHEY  FOR RENTAL  \rches, J Jacks, Pumps  Air Compressor   Rock Drill  Concre4e  vibrator  Phone K8f>-'_O40  SECHEIT TOWING & SALVAGE  LTD. 7  SCOWS   -   LOGS  Heavy Equipment Moving  & Log Towing  Phone 885 9425 Coast News, Aug. 27, 1969.       7  UIC problems  Q. Suppose I work as a barber  in a barbering establishment  and I do not declare my weekly earnings to the owner of the  establishment, wliiat amount of  weekly earnings will he take  into account for the purpose of  determining any Unemployment  Insurance contributions?  A. Under an amendment made  to the Unemployment Insurance  Regulations on June 30, 1968,  the weekly earnings to be taken  into account are deemed to be  $ioo. '7  Q. A friend of Tmine who owns  a fishing boat is 7 engaged in  commercial fishing. He has asked me to join his crew for aibout  a month. He pays me $75 a  week while the other members  of the crew share in the catch.  Is my employment insurable?  A. Yes, your employment is  insurable because you are paid  a fixed salary and your friend  is your actual employer. In  your case, you pay fishing contributions based on your weekly, earnings.  PASSPORT PHOTOS  at the Coast News  Phone 886-2622  THE 1970 model Chevrolets will  " include an entirely new personal  luxury car, the Monte Carlo,  General Motors of Canada an  nounces.  The Monte Carlo will be available . as a two-door .sport  coupe, offering a choice, of- engines ranging from a 250 horsepower Tuiflio-Fife 350 cubic inch  V8 to a 360 horsepower, 454 .cubic inch V8. All engines feature  transmission - cohtrolled-v spark  advance for improved* exhaust  emission control.--  The Monte Carlo is the; most  dramatically new of 29 Chevrolet models for 1970. It combines  the longest Chevrolet hood ever  with a shortened rear deck, and  features single front headlights,  SCHOOL OPENING  SEPTEMBER 2nd, 1969  School will be open for registration, grouping and textbook issue only aK  9:00 a.m.. Tuesday, September 2nd, with the exception of Elphitistone Secondary/ which will open at 11:00 a.m.  Advance registration for elementary pupils enrolling at Gibsons and Sechelt  Elementary can be made as follows:  Sechelt Elementary: Thursday, August 28, 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Gibsons Elementary: Thursday, August 28 and Friday, August 29< from  9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Kindergarten students should report io Gibsons Elementary School, Sechelt  Elementary School or Madeira Park Elementary School at 10:30 a.m. on  September 2.  Kindergarten and Grade 1 pupils should present birth certificates for registration;  Pupils in other grades must present reports fro.n previous school attended.  Regular Instruction will commence on the following day, Wednesday, September 3rd, at the usual time.  SCHOOL BUS SCHEDULES  ELPHINSTONE SECONDARY  Morning Shift, Grades 8, 11 and 12  Sept. 2nd  Only  Regular  Time  Mason & Nor West Bay Roads  -Elphinstone  Mason & Nor West Roads     10:10 a.m.  Gamma Phi Beta 10:15  Selma Park 10:20  Davis Bay 10:23  Mission Point 10:25  Elphinstone Road 10:30  Baba 10:40  Pine Road 10:45  Elphinstone School 10:50  Sechelt - Elphinstone  Sechelt 10:25 a.m.  Elphinstone 10:50  0:40 a.m.  6:45  0:6��  0:58  7:00  7:05  7:10  7:15  6:95 a.m.  7:20  Porpoise Bay -Elphinstone  Porpoise Bay  Sechelt  Gower Point  Elphinstone School  10:15 a.m. 0:45 a.m.  10:20 6:50  10:40 7:10  10:45 7:15  Roberts Creek - Bphinstone  Roberts Creek  Lower Road  Elphinstone School  Port Mellon -Elphinstone  Port Mellon  Langdale  Hopkins Landing     ;   ,  Elphinstone School  (North Road - Elphinstone  Old Cemetery Road  North Road  Granthams Landing  E-phihstone School  10:36 a.m.  10:45  10:50  7:06 a.m.  7:10  7:20  10:25 a.m. 6:95 a an.  10:40 7:10  10:45 7:15  10:50 7:20  10:40 a.m. 7.10 a.m.  10:43 7:12  10:45 7:15  10:50 7:20  NOTE: On Tuesday* September 2nd, the secondary morning school shift will be dismissed at.  12:30 p.m.  ELPHINSTONE SECONDARY  Afternoon SWH, Grades 9 & 10  Ma^f Nor^Vest Bay  -E.phins.one  Mason & Nor West Roads 11:35 a.iri;  West Sechelt 11:40  Gamma Phi Beta 11:45  Residenti-il School 11:50  Elphinstone School 12:15  Sechelt - Elphinstone  Sechelt 11:50 a.m.  Elphinstone School 12:15  Porpoise Bay-Elphinstone  Porpoise Bay 11:40 a.m.  Sechelt / 11:45  Selma Park 11:50  Wilson Creek 11:55  Elphinstone School 12:1)5  Davis Bay - Elphinstone  Davis Bay 11:45 a.m.  Mission Point H:50  Lockyer Road 11:55  Baba, 12:00  Pine Road 12:10  Elphinstone School 12:15  Roberts Creek - Elphinstone  Roberts Creek.- ___:40a.m.  Lower Road 11:45  Chaster Road 12:00  Gower Point Road 12:05  Pratt Road 12:05  Elphinstone School 12:15  Port Mellon - Elphinstone  Pprt Mellon 11:40 a_m.  Twin Creeks 11:53;  Langdale v 12.00  Hopkins Landing 12:05  Soames Point 12.0B  Granthams Landing 12:10  Elphinstone School 12:15  NOTE: On Tuesday, September 2iid, the  afternoon shift will be dismissed at 2:00  pirn. Pickup time on Tuesday is the same  as the regular time as shown above.  PENDI9 HARBOUR AREA  Halfmoon Bay, Garden Bay  & Irvines Landing  B & JStore  Redroofs Road  Madeira Park Elementary  Pender Harbour  Dalys Road  Irvines Landing School  Madeira Park School  7:34 a.m.  7:35  8:05  8:15  8:30  6:35  8:55  Egmont - Francis Peninsula  West Egmont 7:45a.m.  Egraiont 7:50  Pender Harbour Secondary 8:15  Madeira Park Elementary 8:25  Indian Islands 8:35  Madeira Park Elementary 8:50  Garden Bay, Irvines Landing,  - Francis Peninsula  Garden Bay 7:45 ajn.  Irvines Landing School 7:50  Pender Harbour Secondary 8:05  Madeira Park Elementary     ' 8:15  Indian Islands 8:25  Madeira Park Elementary 8:35  Pender Harbour Secondary .    8:45  NOTE: All schools in the Pender Harbour area will' (be dismissed at 11:00 a.m.  on Tuesday, September 2nd only.  ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS  Newton's - Sechelt  Newtons 8:30 a.m.  Wakefield 8:33  Gamma Phi Beta 8:36  Lawson 8:38  West Sechelt Elementary 8:40  Secheit Elementary 8:50  Tyson Road - Sechelt  Tyson Road 8:30 a.m.  Wilson Creek 8:33  Davis Bay 8:35  Selma Park 8:40  Sechelt Elementary 8:50  Pine Road - Roberts Creek  Pine Road 8:30 a.m.  Leek Road *��3&  Peninsula Hotel 8:34  v Oldershaw Road 8:35  Joe Road 8:40  Joe & Lower Road 8:43  Metcalfe Road 8:47.  Roberts Creek Elementary 8:50  Crowe Road - Roberts Creek  Crowe Road 8:25 a.in.  Baba 8:27  Gibbs... 8:30  Roberts Creek Park 8:35  Wells 8:38  Roberts Creek Elementary 8:40  Port Mellon -Gibsons  Port Mellon 8:15 a.m.  Twin Creeks 8:20  Johnsons . 8:22  Langdale Elementary 8:25  Hopkins Landing 8:30  Bracewell 8:33  Granthams Landing 8:35  Gibsons Elementary 8:40  Granthams - Langdale  Granthams 8:40  Soames Point 8:45 a.m.  Sennets 8:47  Hopkins Landing 8:50  Langdale* 8:53  Langdale Elementary 8:55  Chaster & Pratt Roads -Gibsons  Chaster & Pratt Roads 8:20 a.m.  Pippers 8:22  Rottluff 8:25  Price 8:27  Gower & Pratt Roads 8:35  Gibsons Elementary 8:40  Porpoise Bay - Sechelt  Porpoise Bay 8:35 a.m.  Booming Grounds ' 8:37  Sawmill 8:40  Forestry Station 8:45  Sechelt Elementary 8:5Q  NOTE: Please note dismissal times for  September 2nd only as shown below:  Gibsons and Langdale Elementary ���  11:00 a.m.  Sechelt, Davis Bay an<I Roberts Creek ���  11:30 a.m. Secheit Waterworks stand  (Continued from page 1)  was $90,740, and this figure had  been accepted by the Public  Utilities Commission subsequent  to our filing the required annual  report with them.  "Negotiations 'between the re-,  gional board and our company  started in October, 1968, at a  meeting in Vancouver. The regional board made a verbal offer of $50,000 cash to us for purchase of our- water system assets. The writer made it quite  clear then to the board representatives that their offer could  only be submitted to company  directors for their consideration,  and at no time was it ever indicated the offer would be accepted.  In November, 1968, we made  an   offer  to   sell  shareholders'  equity in  our  company to the  regional district for $90,000 and  a further meeting was held between the two parties in Vancouver   in   February,   1069.   At  this meeting, it was pointed out  to the regional board that this  method of purchase would also  mean their undertaking the company's assets and liabilities, and  the   most   significant   item   of  these,  other  than  the  physical  assets, was a debt to the parent  company,     Union     Steamships  Limited, of approximately $20,-  000,  covering advances to  and  prior   subsidization   of   Sechelt  Waterworks by the parent company.   The   regional  board re  quested further time to consider  our offer / and also ; requested  copies of all our legal1 documents covering: permits, rights-  of-way licences, agreements, etc  Although we werei not compelled  to supply these v we did so willingly, as the negotiations to this  point had apparently been conducted amicably and in good  faith. In a lengthy letter to the  Regional Board under date of  February 24, 1969, we submitted the requested documents', together with -comments on our  system's valuation,," and justification of our offering price.  Further negotiations at, this  stage were turned1 over by the  regional board ,to their solicitor. His first letter to us on  March 19, besides requesting  further information in a brusque  manner, also waved the stick of  expropriation. Later, he advised us the regional district did  not hatfe the power to acquire  shares of a limited company,  but could acquire the physical  assets, and that the district  would formulate , another offer  on this basis.  On April 30, we submitted an  offer to sell our fixed assets to  the district,for a price of $12il,-.  000. The district countered with  an offer of $60,000., which was  refused.  The regional district, through  their solicitor, presented us with  an', alleged expropriation notice  on June 6, 1969, and advertised  BALLET  Royal Academy of Dancing Syllabus  Anne Gordon  Charter Member, C.D.T.A., B.C. Branch  Classes on Thursdays, commencing Sept. 4  St. Bartholomew's Church Hall, G6bsons  Registration and Information g||  Mrs; MacKay or MrsStbnnor  886-7484 886-2178  "Dill"  IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE  HER RETURN TO THE  ... i ���  Gibson Girl Beauty Salon  8       Coast News, Aug. 27, 1969.  same in local newspapers about  7 that time. They later informed  us the purported e_^ropnatioh  h-id taken effect on July 2; 1969,  arid requested our co-operation  in turning over control of the  system and customer accounts  records to/them. We have refused to do so, on legal advice that  the alleged expropriation is null  and void, arid that we are still  the true and.lawful owners. This  legal opinion is based on the  following grounds:        ��'.':���  l.(a) The regional district  does not have purported powers  of expropriation which it .has .'attempted to exercise und��r Section 791 of the Municipal Act.;;  l.(fo> The purported expropriation is not in accordance  with the requirements of Section 791 of the Municipal Act.  2. The regional district does  not have the power to expropriate any property of a body  which itself has the power of expropriation.  3. The regional district does  not have the power to expropriate a public utility operating under a certificate of pulblic convenience and necessity. '���.-"���.,.  4t. The regional district, riot  having a certificate of public  convenience and necessity, cannot lawfully operate, a waterworks in an unorganized territory. ;  5. The regional district in its  initial expropriation proceedings  has purported to take property  outside the regional district.  6. The regional district has  no lawful right to take cash and  receivable(s) as this, property  has not been expropriated by  any of the alleged expropriation  bylaws.  7. The regional district cannot take the waterworks as the  system may include non-assignable interests under agreements  with the Department of Indian  Affairs.  We will continue. to operate  the Sechelt Waterworks system  until we are informed by decision of a court of law that we do  not have this right, or until the  regional district decides to conduct sensible, business-like negotiations, with us for purchase'  of our assets on a realistic basis, analysing all available valuations and related factors. We  do not feel that in the latter  stages; the regional district conducted negotiations in such a  manner and had long since de-  Gibsons  886-2120  Be Seeing You, Girls  LEAGUES TO COMMENCE  WEEK Of SEPT. 8    ;  FOR  INFORMATION    j  Phone 886-2086  or 886-2859  E & M BOWLADROME  Gibsons  BACK TO BOWLING  Leagues Commence Week of Sept. 8  LADIES ��� Tuesday Morning, 10 a.m.  LADIES ��� Wednesday afternoon, 1:30 p.m.  MEN'S Evening League  MIXED Evening Leagues  JUNIORS ��� Tues., Sept. 9, 3 p.m. (After School)  OPEN B0WLIK1G ��� Sal., Aug. 30 and Sept. 6 at 7:30  Bowling is a pleasure arid Reiaxjng ::���  Join a League ��� You Meet New ftiends  ���     Phone 886:2086 or 886-2859  Gibsons "A" Captains meeting to; be held on Aug. 28  at:Gibsons   Athletic Association Hall   at   8   o'clock  E & M BOWLADROME  The Silver Spur  Trail Rides  at Roberts Creek  will re-open  Sat., Aug. 30 at 9 a.m.  For Reservations  Ph.  886-9909  cided to wield its alleged power  of expropriation in= lieu thereof.  It. is u^rtunatei.-that all of  thiswill no:doubt costiyiou-more  moneyTas a ta^ayer.?N6t only  will there be expensive litigation and advertising costs, but  should the issue everituairy go  to arbitration, we Willi claim an  amount Of.over $16O,06o for our  physical  assets.  This is based  on  a   recent  appraisal, of our  system carried' out for ttiis purpose by a reliable consulting engineer,  who has  solid substantiating records: to .back up his  valuation.   We, will  also   claim  other  costs, and  values which  will push the total claim to  a  much higher figure.  This  conditional notice. of claim has already been filed with the regional district.  We sincerely hope the present  situation can be resolved without additional expense to the  taxpayers, but you will appreciate we must protect our rights  That is why we have inserted  notices in the press and elsewhere informing our customers  they must continue to pay water  rates to us, otherwise we have  rio alternative but to discontinue  service for non-payment of rates  We request your co-operation,  and in the meanwhile assure  you that in no way will the present situation prevent us from  continuing to fulfil our obligation to customers.  Yours truly, Sechelt Waterworks Ltd., J. G. Baillie, general manager.  Heavy vote  The three day advance poll iri  Gibsons saw 126 mark their  ballots, 50 on Thursday, 40 ori  F|riday arid 36 on Saturday.  Each day's vote was higher than  any other day in previous elections at any Giibsons advance  poll. .7 .  Polling booths for / the area  Port Mellon to Roberts Creek  will be at Gibsons Legion Hall,  Hopkins Landing ' Community  Hall, Port Mellon Community  Hall and Roberts Creek Legion  Hall. Polls open at 8 a.m. and  close at 8'p'.'mv'������'���������  NURSING DIRECTOR  Miss Anne Hopkins is the newly appointed director 7of nursing at St. Mary's Hospital'. Her  appointment was dated Aug. 18.  CAN RECEIVE VISITORS  Alf Ritchey who is in Centennial Pavilion, General Hospital,  Vancouver, is now sitting up  and can receive visitors, Mrs.  Christine Ritchey reports. Visiting hours are from 7 to 9 p.m.  FEAR TWO DROWN  Two Vancouver men are missing as the result of a boat upset off ��� Worlcombe Island, Collingwood Channel on Friday.  The mishap occurred at about  4:30 Saturday -afternoon in  rough water.  TWO PNE SECONDS  Mrs. Linda Yablonski of Marine Drive, Gibsons, was a winner at the PNE in the home arts  textiles division. She was second in cross stitch, any article  and second in men's cardigan or  pullover with sleeves, fancy  knit.  PORT MELLON SPORTS  Don't overlook the trades unions' big Labor Day picnic at  Seaside, Port Mellon. This annual event will start at 10 a.m.  with sports events for young  and old. Main attraction will foe  a four team-'''ball tourney including Sechelt, Texada, Port TMel-  lbn and Peninsula Hotel teams..  I       OPENING SEPT. 2nd       f  sis 7 ' "  '.'!'������ ��� i ;-.:'. 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