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Array Pro^i��aiaI Library,  ;#i^t>r��a>  B.  C.  SERVING   THE  GROWING   SUNSHINE   COAST  Published  at Gibsons,   B.C.  Phone 886-2622  Volume  22  Number 33, September 3,  1969.  10c per copy  Visitors  Inioiiiiiilioii  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 MOTEL  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-2401  Gower Point Road  JOLLY ROGER INN  Dining Lounge  Secret Cove ��� Ph. 885-9998  PENINSULA HOTa  Dining Room ��� All Facilities  Sunshine Coast Highway  Ph.  886-2472  CEDARS MOTEL  & DINING LOUNGE  Sunshine Coast Highway  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-9815  .   B0NNIEBR00K CAMP  & TRAILER PARK  The Vernons   -  Gower Point ���^Phv 8,86-2887  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 MOTEL  & TRAILER RESORT  Close to Sandy Beach  at Davis Bay  ere to Eat  RUBY LAKE RESTAURANT  European & Western Dishes  Just 10 minutes from  Powell River Ferry  SECHELT CLEANERS  K     Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-9344  I      Opposite the Bus Depot  -}       CALYPSO CAFE  & DINING ROOM  Ph. 885-9769  f On the Waterfront ��� Sechelt  J    BRIAN'S DRIVE-INN,  Open 11 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.  On Highway ��� Gibsons  Ph. 886-2433  PENINSULA DRIVE-IN  & DINING ROOM  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2311  ���-������"���^>X3d_ASfc ^-  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  APPARENTLY the victim of another dead-head,  the motor vessel "Arrqwac lies beached just inside   Gibsons   Gap.   The  party of seven  fisher  men aboard managed to salvage all their gear  after the accident which occurred Friday afternoon!  Tmrible B-hout ordeal  A nine-hour drift supported by  a life jacket saved the life of  :Mrs^rMiriam;''.:Ha_*t;.;'.'24;: of Bur-  nalby, who was picked out of the  cold water of Georgia Strait.  Her husband William Harvey  Hart was picked up dead by air-  sea rescue:'/:'craft crewmen, a  coupleof -hours later.        i-  The story ROMP' obtained  from Mrs. Hart is that their: 19  foot boat after circling Gambier  Island was headed for home aind  had.-passedi P<^t-^MeUpig^^tb  Langdale in"sight' when the boat  hit a deadhead and submerged.  It was about dusk when .the  accident occurred. From then  on efforts at attracting attention were useless.  There is no  definite indication whether the  pair drifted down the steamer  channel and out into Georgia  Strait or whether they drifted  past Keats and Gibsons and ��� out  through the gap.  However Thomas Griffin' of  Vancouver, fishing at anchor  with Quinn Asp of Los Angeles  heard a woman's cries about 7  anl.; Monday. They paddled  around quietly until they found  her.' Later the air-rescue team  ��� ed to Vancouver.  From the columns of the Vancouver Sun the following story  is added to the other marine accidents alon'gthis part of the  coastline.  An Oregon visitor: described  how he and his wife and four  children drifted for two hours  in life jackets in the Georgia  Strait before being rescued.  James TEllett"and his family  frbir. vThe ivDalles,   Ore.v   were  kicked   up   the 7:husband^and^^^^i_;...,.    .,_.���,,.���..,...    ._,   ...,.  brought'fie ;'-^:--to-;.Gfl��brisr^'?tr^ea- in the water Monday  As one man put it, she wasi almost half way to Nanaimo.  After resting 48 hours in St.  Mary's Hospital, Mrs. Hart, accompanied by her father return-  per starts  ee  Adherents and friends of Calvary Baptist Church received  a special challenge the weekend  of August 24.  The series of events began  with a pot-luck supper Friday  evening, followed by an interesting set of slides explained by  Mr. G. N. Weston, stewardship  and public relations representa-  tative from the Briercrest Bible  Institute.  Sunday morning witnessed a  special church service. Speaker  Induction for  new minister  Induction of Rev. James Williamson as minister for Gibsons United Church and for the  West Howe Sound United Church  charge will take place Sunday  evening at the church. The services will ��� be preceded by a potluck supper starting at 5 p.m.  Until organization can be completed there will be no Sunday  school for the time being. Arrangements are being made for  meetings; concerning the Sunday; school.  MONEY TREE RAFFLE  Winner of the Royal Canadian Legion ladies auxiliary money tree raffle was Mrs. Viola  Wilson of Gibsons. The draw  took place at the Labor Day  sports'at Port Mellon.  The   fathers   of   the   city   of  Halifax    established    the  first  regular   postal   service   withi-i  the city in 1755, just six years  after its founding  ,       ,.��,  was Rev. H. Klassen, home director of. Wycliffe Bible Translators. Prior to assuming administrative duties in this organization, Rev. Klassen spent some  years in Mexico reducing languages to writing and developing  alphabets for them.  Following the regular evening  service, a farewell was held for  four young people going to the  Briererest Bible. Institute near  Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan.  Maureen Owen, Brian Cooper  and Stephen Riglby will be taking high school. Edward Cooper is returning for Bible School  classes. Audrey Owen, not pres-  I ent at the farewell, is another  young person from this. com  munity returning for Bible  School.  Soloist for both the morning  and evening services was Mr. C.  Chartrand fromvCalifoniia.  Nurses start  new season  The Sunshine Coast chapter of  Registered Nurses will begin its  fall program with a potluck supper at the home of Mrs. Margaret Lamb at Dolphin- St. and  Trail Rd., Sechelt. This event  will start at 7 p.m., Sept. 8.  An open invitation is extended to all graduate nurses on the  Sunshine Coast to attend and become acquainted with chapter  activities. T^he loan cupboard is  now weU established.and was in  considerable demaric. during  summer months. It is expected  shortly that an announcement  will be made about the acquisition of larger items of equipment-for home use.  *   ���,....,_v....,-.. ���.  of last week when their chartered 36-foot caibin cruiser sank  off the Trail Islands near Sechelt.  They were rescued by Bill  Adshead, a well-known Vancouver baseball personality in the  192.0s. and currently manager of  a Vancouver, sporting goods  store. v      "  ��� The family was going from  , Gibsons to Jervis Inlet to. fish  for salmon when the boat apparently hit a deadhead and sank  about 7:30 a.m. Monday.  "It went in three to five minutes," Ellett recalled Wednesday in .a telephone interview  from his home.  "We didn't have time to save  anything. Just barely enough  time to get the kids out of bed,  into life jackets and into the  water."  The children ��� Vickie, 16,  Vance, 15, Victor, 12, and Vandi  10, then grabbed some cushions  and jumpqd overboard with his  wife,  Loretta, he said.  Ellett followed with 15 feet of  rope and tied his family together for what was to be a two-  hour wait. '  At one point a tug boat passed  within 20 . feet without seeing  them.  At about 9:30 a.m., Adshead,  of. 719 Firdale St., Coquitlam,  and three others in a 27-foot  runabout came by and picked  them up. - ���     ���   . '  DEATHS  SMITH ��� On Sept. 2, 1969, Danny T. Smith, age 58 years, of  1120 Barclay St., Vancouver,  formerly of Gibsons, B.C. Survived by his loving wife Evelyn,  1 son Charles, 1 sister, Mrs. Ann  Wheeler, Edinburgh, Scotland,  and nephews and nieces. Mr.  Smith was a member of Mount  Elphinstone Lodge No. 130 and  Georgian Chapter of the Royal  Arch Masons. Funeral service  Thursday at 11:15 a.m. from  the chapel of the Hamilton Mortuary, Fraser St. at 38th, Vancouver. Cremation. No flowers.  Donations to .St. Mary's Hospital, Sechelt. HARVEY FUNERAL HOME, Gibsons, directors. :  Election returns  UNOFFICIAL RETURNS  Poll  Giibsons  Giibsons Advance  Hopkins Landing  Port Mellon  Roberts Creek  Wilson  Creek  Sechelt  Gambier Island  Halfmoon Bay  Madeira Park  Irvines Landing  -Egmont 7  Dawson  Lockstead      Forrest  615  ��lil  181  44  47  17  97  69  32  22  58  10  -   181.   170  53  171  70  30  429  262  125  19  12  3  96  63  17  124  138  30  56  46  (not available)  7  water  _ Quotations covering construction work and cost of water pipe��  .were reviewed by the Sunshine Coast Regional District board at  its monthly meeting Friday night following a call for tenders. The  board also named Gordon Dixon of Hope, as waterworks superintendent.  There were eight tenders offered in each division. In the construction section the range of cost started at $109,713 with the high  reaching $310,428. In the cost for piping the low was $1)67,202 and  the high $266,662.  The tenders were turned over to Martin Dayton, engineer, for  his consideration. He will report back to a meeting of the water  committee Friday. Here is the list of tenders.  CONSTRUCTION OF WATERWORKS  (AC means asbestos cement arid CI cast iron.)  Jacobsoh Pumbing & Heating Ltd.  North Burnaby.   .        /  Dora Contracting Ltd.  North Vancouver.  HUB;, Contracting Ltd.    :, 7,7  Surrey.   ���" y^-y^-yy :������-������ ?;���-.   ���,.-:���.  Hoymac. Contractors Ltd.  North Vancouver.  Lucaya Development Corp. Co.  Vancouver.  A. J. Barr Limited  Victoria.  Clayton Contracting Ltd.  North Vancouver.  Interior Contracting Co. Ltd.  PIPE  Atlas Asbestos  Montreal, Que.  Canron Limited  Vancouver.  Cdn. Johns-Manville Co. Ltd.  John Davidson Ltd.  North Vancouver.  Mitsubishi' Canada Ltd.  Vancouver.  Ironco Products Ltd.  Vancouver.  Stanton Pipes Limited  Hamilton, Ont.  AC  205,079.00  CI  205,079.00  310,428.72  315,034.67  JL91,788\70  187,11��.20  198,209.00    .  198,209.00  274,660.00  274,660.00  109,713.55  109,713.55  239,578.75  227,897.50  219,703.50  226,798.50  AC  $187,012,14  OI  266,662.02  AC  CI  171,588.25  245,212.53  AC  167,202.65  AC  173,204.70  CI  .  248.076.65  Boxes may be barred  Reporting on the general garbage situation at last week's  meeting of the Sunshine Coast  Regional District board in its  Davis Bay headquarters, Secretary Charles Gooding said that  the garbage collection service is  running very smoothly and most  of the starting up problems  seem to have been resolved. The  use of containers other than the  standard garbage cans is causing a nuisance and this will increase when the wet weather arrives and cardboard cartons  and other containers get wet. It  is proposed to advertise and  draw users attention to the regulations on garbage containers.  West Howe Sound dump has  been completely cleaned up and  nnMMfflMinniiuuiMiumuiiittuuwumraumttnittnnu-  JUVENILE SOCCER  There will foe a meeting Sunday at 7:30 p.m. in .Gibsons Athletic Hall, Municipal Beach area  called by the Sunshine Coast  Juvenile Soccer association. Any  one interested in promoting juvenile soccer. :: on the Sunshine  Coast is urged to attend.  vnnnmnnmmaiimnHnmintmhiimmnumimMuwnHHu  the refuse covered. A monthly  contract has not yet been negotiated* as it has not been possible to determine how much  work will be involved.  Though the approach roads  and the Sechelt dump have been  cleaned up, indiscriminate  dumping is still taking place. It  is hoped that when the village of  Sechelt has a garbage collection  service that the problem will be  alleviated.  Water harmless  Leaf mold is coloring Gibsons  water supply as a result of the  diversion of water in the area  involved by a B.C. Hydro plant-  life killer spray. This was^re-  'ported to Gibsons council Tuesday night by Aid. Gerry Dixon,  chairman of waterworks.  He said that diversion of the  channel had resulted in a disturbance of the soil which in  turn created a murky color to  the water. However it was  harmless and would eventually  disappear as the stream cleared  up. . Coast News, Sept. 3, 1969.  sewers!  Serving the Mt. Elphinstone district (population 6,000) of the  Sunshine Coast and the Sechelt Peninsula (population 3,000).  Phone 886-2622       PC Box 460, Gibsons, B.C.  Published Wednesdays at .Jibsons, B.C.  Second Class mail registration number 0794.  Member Audit Bureau of Circulation, B.C. Weekly Newspapers  Advertising Bureau, Canadian Weekly Newspaper Association, n 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 Liberal point of view  This is written by a Liberal ��� obviously it expresses a Liberal  point of view. My congratulations to Mr. Bennett and to his supporters. They have, once again, been very successful.  I have never liked the Bennett government. While readily conceding their enterprise and efficiency in .the realm of the physical  ��� roads, bridges, ferries, power dams etc. ��� they have always  appeared somewhat cool and indififerent to human beings. Admittedly it is easier to build roads and dams than it is to upgrade education, easier to build bridges and ferries than to create an atmosphere where the helpless, the weak and the unfortunate poor can  lead reasonably normal lives; nevertheless, with the vast resources at their disposal, they could have done much better in  these fields. "Main Street" and big business at any price are pos^  sibly not the be all and end all of existence.  The N.D.P. have suffered a rout. Through hindsight there ap--  pears to be several reasons for this:  The choice of Mr..Berger as leader, brought about by the support of organized' labor, when they had at least two other choices  that probably would have been more acceptable to the general  public, namely Mr. MacDonald and Mr. Barrett.  The demands of organized labor backed up by strikes or threat  of strikes, which, even if legal, disturbed and probably alienated  some of the public.  Mr. Berger's announced intention of expropriating the B.C.  Telephones.  The seeming affluence of the province and illusionary material  wellbeing of a substantial portion of the electorate.  The deplorable showing of the Labor government in Britain.  The basic conservatism of British Columbians.  The N.D.P: did not elect its new leader, more serious, it failed  to re-elect several very good men. The road will be long and hard,  but, as the official opposition, they will have to travel it with  courage and fortitude.  The Liberals led by their new leader, Pat McGeer, took their  lumps. Being the party of the middle, the party of compromise,  they could not do well where emotion rather than intellect was  often the motivating force behind the ballot.  It is unfortunate that through a somewhat ephemeral fear of  socialism, some Liberals voted for Social Credit. This was neither  wise nor admirable. They, however, retained a considerable percentage of the popular vote and five of the six excellent men they  had in the house were re-elected.  Theirs will be a difficult, important, and thankless job; to tell  the truth as they see it, to fight for good legislation under difficult  circumstances, and eventually to furnish a sound alternative to  Social Credit and N.D.P. Good luck to them. ��� Jules A. Mainil.  Long-delayed move  Canada Standard Sizes for children's clothing as announced by  Consumer and Corporate Affairs Minister Ron Basford in Ottawa  means that such clothing carrying the CSS label is sized according  to "body measurement rather than the age of the child.  The matter of manufacturers' sizes for children's clothing has  been a long-standing affair with mothers continually hoping that  something could be done to regulate the output of manufacturers'  sizes so that they could shop with much more certainty of getting  a fit.  During the Second World War from 1939 to 1945 when civilian  forces of the country were partially organized by departments of  the Wartime Prices and Trade Board, Kate Aatken had the job of  touring the country to help women make the most of the apparel  they had, both children's and adults'. It was at that time that officials became distinctly aware that mothers were none too happy  oyer the varied sizes that were offered for sale by clothing manufacturers.  As nothing could be done then the problem was sluffed off  while the nation cleaned up after the war ended. Latterly the Consumers' Association of Canada has pressed the government for action. As a result the children's sizing standard, based on body measurements, was developed by a government specifications board,  which includes manufacturers, retailers, consumers and government officials.  , As a result of this action Minister Ron Basford announces that  the establishment of standards in other commodities is receiving  close attention. The Coast News realizing the interest which would  be shown by most mothers in the community, published the new  standards of sizes for both boys and girls clothing. This set of  standards is something which has been needed badly. Now let's  see how it will work.  The serious shortage of money  for capital projects needed in  cities, towns and villages  throughout British Columbia will  come under fire when mayors  and aldermen from all parts of  the province meet next month.  They will debate such potential solutions as asking the government to form a marketing  authority to sell municipal and  regional district bonds, and to  back it with provincial guarantees.  The request is contained in  one of several resolutions that  seek solutions to the critical  shortage of money for municipal capital purposes, which will  be debated at the 66th annual  convention of the Union of B.C.  Municipalities. A record attendance of close to 1,300 is expected for the conference Sept. 17-19  in Kamloops.  The municipal bond market is  at a standstill, one resolution  notes, and a solution is expected to be hotly demanded by delegates to the convention.  Municipal Affairs Minister  Dan campfhell is scheduled to  face the municipal and regional representatives during the  convention and to give a major  address Sept. 17.  Backing the call for a marketing authority are the councils  of Victoria, Ladysmith, Quesnel  Castlegar, Gibsons, and the Corn ox-Strathcona Regional District. Their demand is endorsed,  by the Association of Vancouver Island Municipalities, the  Association   of   Kootenay   and  Boundary vMunicipalities, . and  the North (Central B.C. Municipal Association. Their resolution  stresses that it has become difficult and in many cases impossible for municipalities to finance urgently required projects.  This has created an increasing  backlog��� totalling $80 to $100  million by most estimates ��� of  voter-authorized but unsold debentures. As a result hundreds  of projects required by resir  dents have been held up through  out B.C.  The resolution states that it is  unrealistic for the regional districts to act as municipal marketing authorities (which the  municipal affairs department  has suggested) because this  would result in 29 marketing  authorities competing against  each other for capital funds in  a common money market.  Authors of the resolution note  that the Alberta Municipal Financing Corp. has operated successfully for 12 years and a similar authority was established  recently in Saskatchewan.  A provincial municipal financing authority to market municipal debenture requirements,  which would in all cases carry  the guarantee of the province of  B.C., for capital projects approved by the department,  would be in a position to attract  buyers from the main financial  centres of Canada and the U.S..,  and could make these securities  readily available to B.C. residents, the resolution says.  Supplementary    r e s o lutions  from the Capital Regional District (Victoria) and the Kootenay . and Boundary Association  call for specific legislation.  Securities issued by regional  districts, Victoria noted, do' not  qualify for provincial guarantees. Therefore investments by  the municipal superannuation  fund are limited to federal or  provincial securities.  But because provincial authorities admit that regional dis^  tricts should command equal  rating with provinciality guaranteed   securities,   the   resolution  asks for amendments to permit  investment in ^regional district  securities by both the municipal  and B.C. civil- service pension  funds.  The Kootenay-Boundary resolution noted that chartered  banks have refused to grant interim loans unless guaranteed  that the bonds will be marketed  within one year. But the department refuses permission for  money bylaw votes unless guarantee of interim financing is  produced. Therefore the resolution asks the government to allow credit unions to enter into  loan agreements with municipalities ��� a procedure hitherto  banned in B.C.  N. Richard McKibbin  A PERSONAL INSURANCE SERVICE  Phone 886-2062 GIBSONS, B.C.  FRANK    E.   DECKER     d  0PF0METRIST  <_. S  For Appointment  886-2248  Every Wednesday  Bal Block  Gibsons  COAST NEWS  5-10-20 YEARS AGO  FIVE YEARS AGO  The School Trustees association in convention requested the  provincial government increase  its grants to allow school boards  to keep abreast to teacher salary increases.  Elphinstone : Co-op   store   an?  nounces it will be closed thrpe  days to allow stock to be removed from the old store to the  new. one.  Centennial committee chairmen in Gibsons and Sechelt,  tired of receiving verbal advice,  request that ideas be written  out and sent in so that at the  right time they can be counted.  10 YEARS AGO  Gibsons streets are now identified by   street   signs bearing,  their  names  as  the  result   of  council's earlier deliberations.  The   North   Road  firehall  in  Gibsone rural area is now ready  to   receive  its  roof.  Volunteer.  labor is doing the work.  Letters to editor  Editor:  Why can't we get a  mail box in the heart of Gib- ;  sons. Tired of walking all the  way to the post office, to mail -'  a 6c letter.  Also have to wait in line with  your car, to park, just to get  your mail. No parking signs,  back and front. Need parking  lot larger.  --Tired'Feet.. - "   f  While firemen were getting  ready for the annual Firemen's  swim meet, bush on the bluff  caught fire. Two trucks responded and quickly controlled the  blaze.  Chicken for stewing, canning  or freezing were being sold by  the half-dozen at 32 cents a  '���pound.  20 /YEARS AGO  The school board will write  Gibsons council to find out what  can be done about establishing  an incinerator in the area.  The weather has been so hot  housewives have delayed canning fruits and vegetables, until  it turns cooler.*  Although school has started  the weather has not curbed the  desire for youngsters to enjoy  the water and swim areas are  still in use.  Every building that can house  a classroom in Gibsons is now  operating for the school board  owing to the increase in population.  The red snappers, one of  many kinds of colorful fish to  be seen at the Vancouver Public Aquarium, are fed paprika  to maintain their coloration.  nyn  LARGE QUANTITY ECONOMY  IS SOMETIMES UNWISE  Sometimes what seems like a bargain ���  such as a 1,000 tablet bottle of a medicine can  prove to be more expensive. Many drugs naturally deteriorate in time, .even aspirin. Long before they are used up they could lose potency.  Certain medicines have special storage requirements to insure potency and stability. We can  advise you.  We suggest you buy only what you will need  for. normal use. However, if you have a chronic  illness or other heed for continuing use of medicines, your doctor can prescribe larger quantities which could save you money. We can supply  then, if your doctor approves.  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. Wer  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  Dependability ��� Integrity ��� Personal Service  STORE HOURS ��� 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ��� FRIDAY 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.  OPEN ALL DAY WEDNESDAYS  HUNTING REGULATIONS  \ The 1969-70 British Columbia j  Hunting "Regulations . are*' npwi  printed,    ihsh     arid    Wildlife ]  Branch Director. Dr. James fiatl  ter announces that supplies are I  being shipped to all Fish and ^  Wildlife Branch offices, govein- ;���'  merit agents arid outlets through j\  out the7 province as quickly as [.  possible. '        7  WANTED  Used furniture or what  have you  WE BUY BEER  BOTTLES  AL'S 1KB FURNITURE  Gibsons ��� 886-28121  IT PAYS TO ADVERTISE  Nearly 500 sold!  New area map  A new detailed map of the Sunshine Coast showing roads in Gibsons and Sechelt  as well as rural roads along the entire Sunshine Coast from Port Mellon to Jervis  Inlet.  Just the right map for real estate dealers and persons who travel the area  regularly. It's tops for tourists who do not know the area.  This map, published by the Dominion Map Company is available af theCoast  News. 60 cents a copy plus tax.  GET ONE WHILE THEY UST A N D V  C A P P  The Mexican  of life  This ;is the first in a series  of articles to be published  from notes Mr. Daly Is taking <pn his travels in Mexico,  Central and South America.  Mr. Daly Is a former resident of Pender Harbour and  attended school in that area.  JUAREZ: Waiting in line at the  Mexican customs here, I'm put  in mind of something a i|iend  once wrote me, "You sense a  slowdown in the pace of life as  soon as your foot touches Mexican soil."  With a lineup long enough to  panic the steadiest customs official1 back in Blaine, this Mexican dawdles over our baggage  as if there Were no end of time,  casually winding twine around  some parcels he judges not secure enough to stand the ride  ahead.  There is another side to his  nature, though, as I have this  misfortune to discover. My mis-  LEGION  THURSDAY  SEPTEMBER 4  8 p.m. Sharp  NO GAMES LESS THAN $10  JACKPOT $200  50 CALLS  DOOR PRIZE $20  Winner must be in attendance  GIBSONS LEGION HALL  Sunshine Coast Highway  way  take is in addressing him in Eng  lish, which he takes as a national insult and fiercely denounces me for, declaring it is  'mere common courtesy' to  learn the language of a country  when coming to visit it. What  he has no way of knowing is  that I have been Quite conscientious about learning Spanish  over the last winter, and it is  only timidness and the spectacle  of other tourists casually butchering pronounciations that  keep me from venturing forth  at this point. I wedge in as many  "sis" and "gracias" as I can  during the remainder of the inspection.  My next stop is Chihuahua,  after a gruelling bus ride over  the desert of Northern Chihuahua state. We have a good new  bus, by Mexican standards at  least, but the road is releritles-J-  ly bumpy. There is nothing to  eat but chili sandwiches and  Pepsi. There 'is a smell of car  sickness hanging over the aisle  and the floor of the W.C. is  awash with misses. It is a real  test of intestinal fortitude.  CHIH-UAHUA: I found a reasonable hotel here,, the Avenida,1  for $4. $6 is considered expensive. Got little sleep though,  due to the incredible noise from  the street below my window.  Honking, revving engines', backfiring, shouting ��� it was as if  all restrictions on noise had  suddenly been lifted.  Yesterday, doing the sights, I  dropped in on the local Universe-  dad, a small campus of 600 students currently out on holidays.  As I was crossing the grounds  I noticed a large, stalky Mexican in tan fatigues waiting for  me to approach.  He proved very friendly, and  seemed anxious to help me, but  spoke no English, so we had to  go on my groping Spanish and  sign language. He was a watchman, it turned out, very curious about me, but I had to  strain every faculty to decipher  his questions. I managed to explain that I was a Canadian  from Vancouver, British Columbia (Pender Harbour is diftfi-  cult enough to explain in Eng-  lish!) while I found he lived in  You're Not  Behind the  T Ball  When You Place  Your Ad  ! J-Jf-  Phone  886-2622  in f he  Coast News  the city, had a sister and mother in Chicago, and that his  name. was Jose. We went" on  talking as he continued his  rounds.  "Do you dance?" he asked as  we were coming to the end of  my tour. He wriggled his body.  "Want to see some chicas a  go-go?"  "Si, es bueno," I said. I was  determined to make my study  of the Mexican culture as thorough as possible. So we arranged to meet later and do the town  Turning my steps back in the  Coast __ews, Sept. 3, 1969.       3  direction of the hotel, I visualized the bulging sack of dirty  clothes waiting in the corner of  my room and decided to find  some soap and get them off my  conscience.  After making a few enquiries,  I found myself in the indoor  market; a great rambling building beside the cathedral near  the centre of town.  It  was very dark,  the  main  lighting falling in dusty beams  from   skylights   high   overhead.  Orangey electric bulbs dangled  crookedly   over   some   of   the  stalls,   which   were   high   and  loaded   with   shrivelled,    dusty  looking   vegetables   and   fruits.  ���At a meat stall, the cuts were  black  with  flies,   which  would  rise  up  as the clerk picked  a  piece  up to  show a  customer,  then settle   again when he replaced it. Over everything was  a vague smell of the barnyard.  I eventually found my soap in  a  separate shop,  together with  prepared  foods,   liquor,   magazines   and  clothing.   As  I  was  picking out an 80c bottle of wine  a mop-headed little boy thrust  under my elbow and struggled  back with two bottles he could  barely carry.  Back outside in the painfully  bright sunlight, I looked up and  gleaming above me was the  white and gold spire of the cathedral. The church is ubiquitous down, here. Looking it over  inside, I tried to cut through a  lineup before confessional, to  have, a little girl fiercely mutter  the equivalent of "Get to the  end of the line and wait your  turn." So I again bent my steps  homeward, hoping the water  would be on.  (To be Continued)  REMEMBER THIS? Flashback when it looked like this. It is the  park in Gibsons with two holly trees adorned with snow.  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, Gibsons  Registration and Information  Mrs. MacKay or Mrs. Connor  886-7484 886-2178  ).jJlvJ^iWUU)MW--e��IIWWg'��S����!^  Now's the time  1240 SQ. FT. MAIN FLOOR - 1240 SQ, FT. UNFINISHED  ON GROUND FLOOR. 3 BEDROOMS. 11_ BATHROOMS.  Spacious, superbly-designed, with room for future  expansion, here is the kind of home you've -always  wanted. Now, thanks to the amazing time savings of  component building, you can build this home at surprisingly low cost and move in this fall! The Shannon is  one of 17 Westwood homes designed to beat inflation.  They range from 960 to 1352 square feet, with smaller  homes priced proportionately lower. Cal! or send 250  for a portfolio today. You could be in your own beautiful  Westwood home this fall, your house worries over!  69-4  YOUR WESTWOOD DEALER:  ARBO DEVELOPERS & BUILDERS,  Marine. Drive. Gibsons Phone 886-7244  amwumMmmmMimmmmmmmm 4      Coast News, Sept. 3, 1969.      HISL FOR SAU  Oil range, cheap. Phone 886-2164  SUNSHINE COAST REAL ESTATE  COAST NEWS   CLASSIFIED   ADS    Bartlet pears. Phone 886-2842  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., Thurs., Fri. Sept. 3, 4, 5  Elvis Presley  CHARRO!  in Color  Sat., Mon. Tues.     Sept. 6, 8, 9  Sandy Dennis  THE FOX  RESTRICTED  Sept. 8, Mon., 2 p.m., O.A.P.O.  Social,  Health Centre,  Gibsons.  Sept. 8, L.A. to Roberts Creek  Legion, meeting, 2 p.m.  CARD OF THANKS  I extend my sincere thanks to  Dr. Inglis and Dr. Hoibson and  the. staff of St. Mary's Hospital  for their good care while I was  a patient. And thank God for a  quick recovery; and thanks to  the many who are praying for  us and who sent cards and flowers.  ���Lou and Harry Winn.  ttORBTS  Flowers   and  Gifts  for all occasions  LissiLand Florists  Giibsons,   886-9345  Sechelt   885-9455  HELP WANTED  SCHOOL DISTRICT No/ 46  (SEOHELT)  All persons interested in doing  substitute teacher work "in  School District No. 46 for this  school year are invited to submit a list of their qualifications  to the District Superintendent of  Schools, Box 220, Gibsons, B.C.  Those teachers who have substituted in this District before  are requested to confirm their  continuing availability.  First consideration must be given to qualified, teachers.  Outdoor science school requires  an R.N. 1 day a week and cook  and cook's helper for 70 students. Please apply Box 1069,  Coast News.  Printer accustomed to .weekly  paper and job work with lino  experience or two thirder with  good lino experience. Phone 886-  2622,   Coast News.  WORKWAfflB  Construction, carpenter's helper, etc. 886-9897, Ken. ...  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.m.  VERNON & SON BUJJLDOZING  (Formerly A. E. Ritchey)  Land clearing with  clearing Wade  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.  Poodles, grooming, clipping.  Years of experience. Telephone  886-2601.  One year old Dorset Horn Ram  $30. Geese $5. Phone 886-9560.  Sabre chain saw chains.  Frigidaire  Appliances.      ,  Refrigerators, Stoves,  Washers, Dryers  GMAC Time Payment Plan  Earl's in Gibsons  886-9600  Combination gas and wood stove  $25. Phone 886-9616.      ���   -  1 Yamaha 125 Sports twin motor  bike,  unused.  886-7430.  Cookware, never used, 9 pieces.  Want used window., 24 x 5 or 6  feet. Box 1068, Coast News.  IF IT'S SUITS - IT'S MORGANS  885-9330, Sechelt  Alfalfa for sale. $60 a ton. J &  S Enterprises Ltd. Phone 886-  7123.  Sheep manure, aged, ready for  use on lawn�� and gardens, in  bags.. Elander Farm. 886-2400.  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.  Secheit.  ���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  WANTED  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.  CARS, TRUCKS FOR SALE  1959 4 wheel drive GMC "truck;  $500 plus 1 fair front end $100.  Motor needs some work. Apply  at top of Crowe Road, Roberts  Creek.  '59 Olds for sale. Phone 886-  9686.  1957 Dodge Vz ton truck. Phone  886-9686.  BOATS FOR SALE  10 ft. fibreglass boat and motor.  Phone 886-7407.  Runabout boat storage available  Safe and 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.  ANNOUNCEMENTS  For membership of explosive re  quirementa 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  air tanks  SKINDIVERS AVAILABLE  FOR SALVAGE WORK  MARINE ACCESSORIES  Paint, fibreglass, rope, canvas,  boat hardware  WALT  NYGREN  SALES  LTD.  Gibsons, 886-9303  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 886-2924.  FUELS  FIREWOOD  Phone 886-2897  Opportunity Knocks: This 2 bedrm. home is ideal for retirement  couple or young couple starting  out. Located on landscaped lot  with view of Howe Sound. Nice  Kitchen, bathrm, lge. living rm.  Full price $12,600 on terms, $2500  down.  ,886-2481  2 Year old ��� 2 bdrm no ibsmt  house, on Wz acres in village.  Close to stores and school. Full  pdice $12,500 with terms $3500  down and $100 per month.  886-2481  Gower Point ��� 2 'bdrm home on  view semi-waterfront lot, close  to Pratt Rd. Interior newly decorated in mahogany, plmbg is  not installed but on hand, good  well. G.P. $11,800 on terms $4000  down and bal. $65 per month.  886-2481  A big Secluded Patio and a Living room with fireplace adjoining set this one up for family  living. View lot, village location.  Two Ibedrooms. Landscaped lot  offers challenge to garden minded owner. Priced at $14,900,  terms cash to mortgage about  $6,000 paying only $60 at 6%.  886-2481  Small House on Acreage, Highway location, we offer over two  acres mostly cleared, with outbuildings. Cottage type house  contains LR. BR and kitchen.  Excellent well. 220 wiring. Full  price $8,500 with $3,600 dp., balance $50 month at 9%  886-2481  Three Bedrooms and Living rm.  with FP in this older style home  on highway near Golf links, on  nearly two acres, $3,500 cash  and assume easy terms of $75  at 7% on balance of $6,000 approx.  886-2481  ���      MEMBER. MULTIPLE  LISTING SERVICE  LISTINGS  WANTED  Representing Zurich Insurance  OPEN^FRIDAY EVENINGS     .  Richard F. Kennett  Notary Public  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  Real Estate & Insurance  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  GIBSONS,  B.C.        Ph.  886-2481  GIBSONS ��� Sheltered waterfront lots with excellent view  and safe, protected moorage  for all types of craft. Each  lot is fully serviced with access off paved roatd. 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 2Vz 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  modern fishing lodge consist  ing of two self-contained  two bedroom units, each  with large bright kitchen  and modern plumlbing. Common living room with lange  rock fireplace and picture  windows overlooking harbor.  Ample cleared space on property for cabins, etc. Full  price $40,000.  Semi-waterfront lots aJUl 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.  FINLAY REALTY LTD.  Gibsons and Burquttlam  Gibsons 1232  Single bedroom dwelling on  large lot. Easy walking distance  to stores. Quiet street. Retirement. $10,000.  Gibsons 1275  View lot in exclusive area.  Village water. $3,700. -  Gibsons 1155  Large landscaped lot, level,-  surrounded on three sides by  large trees for privacy. Good  water. Well maintained^two bedroom home. Double carport. On  good gravel road and short distance from pavement. $7,500 dp.  Roberts Creek 1244  Two bedroom home on 1.48  acres. Close to beach on paved  road. $7,600 down payment, balance at $60 per month.  Roberts Creek Waterfront 1277  Right on the beach. Well main  tained two bedroom home. Part  basement. A-O furnace. Sundeck  garage, boathouse. Nice garden.  F.P. $22,000.  Gibsons 1039  Investment potential ��� 2.15  acres, level, near shopping and  schools. Cosy two bedroom bungalow. Fireplace. A-O heat. Village water. Carport $22,000.  Middle Point 1161  Crown lease ��� 2.04 acres, 115'  waterfront. $3,500.  Call C. R Gathercole  Phone 886-7015.  Peter Smith,  Phone  885-9463.  Member Multiple Listing Services of Vancouver Real Estate  Board.  Realty & Insurance  Gibsons  Gibsons Sechelt  Box 369 Box 155  Marine Drive Cowrie St.  Egmont Fishing Lodge: 3 bdrm  home, covered sundeck. 70' wf.  Good moorage, salmon grounds,  P.O., store, marina close. Try  vour offer. Call DON TAIT, 883-  2284.  Wilson Creek: 3 bdrm home, level Vz acre, has good water system. Low down payment on $11,-  500 full price.  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 home, electric  heat, full bsmt. 5 acres, mainly  cleared and fenced. Large workshop and stable. Only $24,400  with cash to 6% mtge.  16 acres of potential view property, paved road on one side,  undeveloped road on one end.  Ideal for S-D at only $16,000 full  price.  K. BUTLER REALTY  & Insurance  Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 886-2000  MEMBER  MULTIPLE LISTING  SERVICE  PROPERTY FOR SAL!  Large 3 room, 1 br. house with  basement. Auto gas heat, WW  carpet,- VA acres, greenhouse,  near beach. 896-2762.  Semi-waterfront, Porpoise Bay,  % aicre, 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 csentre,  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.  MEMBER ��� MULTIPLE  LISTING SERVICE  OPEN HOUSE for potential  buyers: Saturday, 2 to 4 p.m.,  1364 Stewart Road, Gibsons.  Gibsons: Neat little home, 'level'Tot." fenced: 4 7rooms and  Ibath (could readily toe enlarged)  ideal for . couple. $12,600 full  price,  $4,000 down.  "-: Fine waterffont'- home, three  bedrooms,    large    view   living  -room with 'fireplace, deck, rec.  room, A-oil heat, etc. level lot,  fenced,   beach,   $33,000,   terms.  TSmall home, three rooms and  bath, on country lot, cleared,  close in. $7,000, terms.  Three bedrooim home, view, on  hiway, large lot, $1)3,500 full  price, cash to mortgage, $90 at  8%. Handy location.  Gibsons: 2 bedroom home on  large lot, 2 street front, basement, A-oil furn., $14,900 f.p.,  cash to approx.  $6,000 mtge.  Roberts Creek: Excellent family home, 4 bedrooms/basement  dbl plumbing and hot water, on  level acreage. $10,000 down or  nearest on $25,500 f.p.  LISTINGS WANTED  EWART McMYNN REALTY  Notary Public  Box 238 Gibsons, B.C.  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. Vz cash, bal.  on easy terms.  2 BDRM HOME PiLUS!  3 cabins, over 100' of private  beach loc. on 2 ac. Offering privacy and seclusion unlimited,  plus it's a money maker!  RETIRE ON A MINI-ESTATE!  On almost 3 ac. of park-like  grounds in an ultra-modern  3 bdrm home with over 300' of  good beach and safe moorage.  You can for only $20,000 dn. Bal  on easy termsr  RETIRE NEXT YEAR!  In the meantime buy this thrivr  ing grocery store plus a triplex  and beach cottage. Illness forces  sale of this real money maker!  $20,000 might handle.  For these and other attractive  buys on the Sunshine Coast con-  tart G. Knowles, 298-0541 or 291-  2881.  BLOCK BROS.  (Western Canada's Largest  Realtor)  List it with us and M-L.S. and  IT WODLL SELL!  MacGREGOR PACIFIC  REALTY LTD.  777 Hornby St.  COAST NEWS WANT ADS  Phorte 88(5-2621  688-3501  For the needs of a large family  wanting country atmosphere and  a beach to hand, 6 bdrms and a  total of 2,700 sq. ft. floor. One  half on cone, slab, Vz cone,  bsmt under rest. Insulated, good  well, % acre. $8,000 dn on $16,-  000, $100 mo. 9%.  Nine acres- highway, view property, opposite road to beach  where boats can be launched or  safely moored off shore. $1500  dn., $5500 full price.  33 acres of prime land for farming or sub-division with good  water and two bedrm house on.  Third dn. on $36,000. Stream  through property. Close in to  Gibsons. . : ��� 4 i  !  Choice of three new houses in  Gibsons. $30,000 ea.  60' x 600' lot on Ir. Rolberts Cr.  Rd., easy walk to good beach,  water line to tap into. Easy  clearing $2700.  Lots in Gibsons only N.H.A. approved sulb-div. Elect service to  lots underground. A___ supreme  views. $4000 ea.  Jack Warn, Salesman  Phone 886-71244 or 886-2681  FOR RENT  1*3 bedroom house, 1 4 bedroom  house, Pender Haifljour, unfurnished. Water, power, phone.  S85-2314.  Heated furnished room with fire  place. Very central, in Gibsons.  Call 886-9383.7  U bedroom house, Reid Road,  Gibsons. Stove and fridge included. $100 per month. Ph. Ken  Crosby,  886^2481 or 886-2098.  Waterfront, furnished, modern,  self-cont. 1 bedroom suite. Single person. Phone 886-2773.  2 bedroom waterfront cottage  and 2 bedroom waterfront side-  by-sade duplex available Oct. 1.  B.--W.' Vernon, 886-2887.  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. Luxury living at low  cost. Phone 886-2905  WANTED TO RENT  Urgently needed before Sept. 23  Self contained roomy suite or  small cottage in or close Gibsons; Prefer unfurnished, ground  floor or minimum steps desirable. Mod. Rent. Phone 886-7450  after 5 p.m.  1 bedroom cottage, Gibsons-Se-  chelt area. Phone 922-8302.  Couple  with  2  young  children  desires house,   clean  and  rea-'  suable,   Gibsons   area.   Phone  683-0887.  PROPERTY Wm  PROPERTY INVESTMENT  PAYS BIG DIVIDENDS  Put your savings  into land in  your own community  We have good holding property  from $1,000 up. See  K: A. CROSBY  CHARLES ENGLISH  REAL ESTATE  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  Gibsons, 886-2481  CONSTRUCTION  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Sechelt   Phone 885-228?  Everything tor your  i building needs  Phone 886-2622 1970 OLDSMOBILE  The 1970 Oldsmpbiles feature  new body styling, with many en  gineering improvements and  safety innovations. These cars  are available in, distinctive 98  and 88 series, Toronado, and  F-85, Cutlass, Cutlass Supreme  and 442 series, A new model is  the Cutlass Supreme Holiday  Coupe, seen above, featuring a  notchiback roof line and ultra  luxurious interior.  mm ������������mm  Eltt  ANGLICAN  St. Bartholomew's. Gibsons  11:15, Mattins  St. Aidan's..Roberts,Creek  10 a-jm-., Holy Communion  St.   Hilda's.   Sechelt  8 a.m., Holy Communion  9:30 a.m., Children's Worship  11:     a.m., Holy Eucharist  Church of His Presence,  3 p.m.. Holy Communion  St. Mary's, Garden Bay  7:30  p.m.,  Evensong  UNITED  Gibsons United Church  11:15 a.m., Divine Service  9:30 a.m., Wilson Creek  2:15 p.m., Roberts Creek  COMMUNITY CHURCH  1st, 3rd and 5th Sundays  9:15 a.m, Rev. R. D. Morgan  2nd and 4th Sundays  7.30 p.m., Rev. W-M. Cameron  BAPTIST  CALVARY BAPTIST  Park Rd., Gibsons  Evening Service 7 p.m.  Phone 886-2158  BETHEL BAPTIST  Mermaid and Trail, Sechelt  11:15 a.m., Worship Service  Phone 885-9665  GIBSONS PENTECOSTAL  TABERNACLE  Member P.A.O.C.  886-7272  Highway and Martin Road  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  Morning.Worship 11. am-  Evening Service 7:00 p.m.  Wed., Bible Study & Prayer  7:30 p.m.  Fri., Family Night Service  GLAD TIDINGS  Gower Point Road  886-2060  Sunday  Sunday School, 10 a.m.  Morning Worship, 11 a.m.  WITH CHOIR AND SPECIALS  EVENING SERVICE, 7 p.m.  Tuesday  Testimony  and Exhortation  Service 7:00  With once a month Special  Evangelistic Service  PNE WINNERS  More winners from the Sunshine Coast at: PNE exhibits include Mr. and^Mrsv Ken Fiedler  who won 7 fourth place in the  brood mare class, horse section.  :^'i^e:--li^-:.:Ai^'--Jil^:\B. R.  McCourt of Sechelt copped a  third in the. yearlings.  Bill  ELECTRIC Al COOT-ACTOR  Free Estimates  886-7477  New 4-lane  Mission bridge  A   new   four-lane   high   level  bridge over the Fraser River at  Mission will be completed in  two years. Five land piers on  either side of the river are  complete and foundations for  four more-are finished. Driving  of piles for the first pier in the  river itself is virtually completed. The bridge, as well as 10  overpasses and five miles of  highway, is being designed by  CBA Engineering Ltd. of Vancouver with general direction of  the B.C. Department of Highways.  UIC news  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  Q. Can I draw Unemployment  Insurance benefits while attending university?  A. First of all you must have  sufficient contributions to your  credit to establish a benefit  period. Then you must be ready,  willing and able to work at!  hours when you might reasonably expect to find employment,  and in a type of work in which  there are employment opportunities.  Q. I am working for my father who operates a hairdressing establishment. Eight hours  a day, four days a week I do  ladies' hair. Am I entitled to  pay unemployment insurance  contributions?  A.. Yes, you are entitled to  pay unemployment insurance  contributions. A regulation stipulates that the employment of  every person who provides any  of the services that are normally provided, in a hairdressing  establishment is insurable. Such  employment may be employment by your father, self-employment or employment not  under contract of service. If  you were the owner or the operator of the hairdressing establishment, your employment  would not be insurable.  _      MAVERICK ��� FALCON ��� FAIRLANE ��� MUSTANG ��� T-BIRDS  CO  g  C  o  fa  i  o  '/'y PROFESSIONAL V.  ''"'/ SALESMEN S ClUB   v"  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.  C-  B  H  I  X  I  a  ALSO Al SELECTED USED CARS  Best Wishes  to  .  Lois and Ivy  in taking over  Lila's Beauty Salon  Dill McCulloch, Sandra McConnel  Gibson Girl Beauty Salon  NOTICE  R. S. Rhodes  Doctor of Optometry  204 Vancouver Block  Vancouver, B.C.  Announces he will be in Sechett  MONDAY, SEPT. 15  .  For an appointment for eye examination phone  Sechelt Beauty Parlor 885-2818  If anyone desires any adjustment or repair to their  present glasses I will be pleased to be of service  CHEQUE FOR PARKS  The deputy minister of recreation and conservation, Harold G. McWiliams, recently accepted, on behalf of-'the-people  of British Columbia, a cheque  for   $3,900   from   George   Mas  ters of Victoria, president of  the Council of British Columbia  Yacht Clubs. The donation,;  third of several planned by the  council, will be used by the  provincial parks branch for the  further development and acquisition of Marine  Parks.  Coast News, Sept. 3, 1969.       5  The electric eel, a fish seen  at the Vancouver Public Aquarium, is actually an air-breather  and would drown if its' head  were forced to remain constantly underwater.  Oceans of  electric  ..and you ownit!  B.C. Hydro has splashed cold water on the high purchase price of water  heaters. For just $3.95 a month, which can be added to your hydro bill, you  can have a.modern, dependable Cascade electric water heater installed in  your home.  This is not a rental plan.You own the water heater. Operating costs are  low, usually less than five cents per day, per person. And you're protected from  costly repair bills by a full ten year tank warranty.  The Cascade water heater provides all the hot water your family will ever  need.And all Cascade heaters are performance certified by the Canadian  Standards Association.  If you'd like a silent, clean Cascade water heater installed in your home,  see your dealer. Remember, Cascade is a quality standard, not a brand name.  It's available from most leading manufacturers.  You won't have to float a loan to afford it.  EX. HYDRO  NICK'S ELECTRIC & APPLIANCES  C & S SALES & SERVICE     GIBSONS HARDWARE LTD.  R.R.1, Madeira Park���Ph. 883-2516  SECHELT ��� Ph. 885-9713  Phone 886-2442  ROBILLIARD ELECTRIC  SIM ELECTRIC LTD.       PENINSULA PLUMBING & SUPPLIES  SECHELT, B.C. ��� Ph. 885-2131 SECHELT, B.C.���Ph. 885-2062      GIBSONS, B.C. ��� Ph. 886-9533 6       Coast News, Sept. 3, 1969.  ��� *"^���"���"-_-_-_---! *"*���"^**  Increases for  pensioners  are outlined  Point of law  Increases in the Old Age Security Pension and the Guaranteed Income Supplement in 1970  were announced by Health and  Welfare Minister John Munro.  Mr. Munro and Revenue Minister J-P Cote also jointly announced similar increases, in  Canada Pension Plan retirement  pensions, survivor's benefits and  contributions effective next year  Cheques issued in January will  reflect these increases.  This action will follow a two  percent increase in the pension  index, the maximum allowed by  legislation, from 113.7 for 1969  to 116.0 for 1970. The pension index reflects increases in the  consumer price index which  beginning in January, 1969, was  converted to a 1961 time base  from the previous 1949 time  base. .  The    maximum    monthly  amount   of   the   combined   Old  Age Security pension and guaranteed   income   supplement   in  1970  will  be   $111.41,   up from  $109.20.   The  OAS pension  will  rise from $78 to $79.5ft monthly.  More than  1,600,000  Canadians  will   benefit,    including    those  whose  pensions   will  begin   in  January when the eligible age  will drop to 65 years. In addition,   780,000  old   age   security  pensioners will benefit. from' an  increase in the guaranteed income   supplement.   The   maximum   GIS   payment   will   rise  from $31.20 to the 1970 rate of  $31.83.  Mr. Cote said maximum annual pensionable earnings under  the Canada Pension plan will  reach $5,300 in 1970, up from  the 1969 figure of $5,200. He also  pointed out maximum yearly  contributions by employers and  employees will rise to :a new  figure of $84.60 each; The 1969  rate was $82,20. For self-employed persons, the new maximum  will be $169.20. It was $165.60  this year.  Mr. Munro said all retirement pensions under the Canada Pension Plan in payment in  December, 1969, will be increased by two percent in 1970. With  the increase in the year's maximum pensionable earnings), retirement pensions which become  payable for the first time in 1970  will be slightly higher than those  in 1969. On the basis of the new  ceiling of $5,300, the maximum  rate of full retirement pensions  first payable in 1976, will rise  to $110.42 monthly from the  present $108.33.  In  January,   1970,   survivor's  benefits in payment in December, 1969, will increase by two  percent.  Orphan's benefits and  the flat-rate components of pensions  to  widows  and  disabled  widowers   will   increase   from  $26.01 to $26.53 a month. At the  end  of  1969,   Mr.   Munro   estimated, more than 140,000 Cana-  idans would be receiving monthly retirement pensions and survivor's benefits under the Canada Pension Plan.  The maximum death benefit  payable under the Plan, for  deaths in 1970, will be $530.  There are 56 native species of  freshwater fishes in British Columbia, many of which can be  seen at the Vancouver Public  Aquarium.  jonrawuumranumrammnuiimiuuuminuumiuumwmmh.  Photostats  ��� TAX PAPERS  ��� LETTERS  ��� MEDICAL CERTIFICATES  ��� LEGAL DOCUMENTS  and other required papers  Copyright applied foi  "One law for the rich and one  for the poor"? One frequently  reads articles on this theme  now-a-days. We think, in general, this is not true ��� although  there is a grain of truth in it.  Firstly most legal claims are  for less than $500. Anyone can  sue in small debts court himself without a lawyer and where  indeed a lawyer is not only unnecessary, but undesirable.  Quite aside from the fact that  it is not worth while to hire a  lawyer for claims of this size,  the procedure is non-technical,  the documents do not have to  be worded in any particular way  and the magistrate does not  have to adhere to the strict  rules observed in the higher  courts.  Adjournments are easily obtained, the procedure is greatly  simplified and justice swift. The  court staff is most helpful to the  public and in fact, prepare the  summonses themselves. In any  event, if either party, 'after a  small debts court trial feels  they have not received a just decision due to the simplified nontechnical nature of the proceedings (or for any reason) they  may appeal to the next highest  court (County court) where "the  appeal is by way of a new trial  ��� which is a form of appeal  not available in any other appeal court.  What if a person hasn't time  to go to small debts court, or  does not want to be bothered?  They may engage a collection  agency who will attempt to collect the debt and sue for them  in small debts court. Again no  lawyer is necessary or desirable��� in the collection of small  accounts. Indeed it is difficult  to find a lawyer who handles  collections or small debts court  work. The collection agency  charges nothing if they do not  collect the debt. If they are successful, they charge a fraction  of what they collect, anywhere  from a fifth to one half ��� usually one-third ��� depiending on  thecircumstances.  In the higher courts a lawyer  is   practically   a   necessity   although a person can handle his  own case if he wishes and will  receive a courteous and sympathetic hearing. _3f however, one  is without funds to hire a lawyer one can easily obtain free  legal aid. Contact the law society or telephone your local Bar  Association ��� or ask any lawyer  for details on how and where to  apply. The legal aid organization will  provide  a lawyer to  give  legal  advice  or pass the  case on to a lawyer who will  handle  it   (including the trial)  without a fee.  What about criminal matters?  Again legal aid' is readily available if the person charged is  without funds. The seriousness  of the charge has no bearing.  Numerous eminent lawyers who  ordinarily charge; large fees for  their services often take the  most complicated and serious  criminal cases (including murder) with no fee or a very small  fee paid by the legal aid organization.  What about civil cases where  the small man is up against a  wealthy,   powerful "opponent ���  (By a Practicing Lawyer)  say an insurance company in a  car accident case, a large corporation in a breach of contract  case, or a trade union in a labor  dispute. If the little guy has a  small income and few assets but  does not qualify for legal aid he  may indeed have some difficulty  Most persons can finance the  trial, but if they are successful  the decision may be' appealed to  the appeal court or even to the  highest .court, the Supreme  Court of Canada ��� or tooth. If  the case is well founded, one  would ordinarily have little difficulty finding a lawyer to act  ��� at least at the trial level.  If at the level of the ap��peal  courts one cannot obtain a lawyer the court must still consider  the merits of the appeal, that'is,  a judgment in favor of the party  appealing is not automatic. Of  course, no man-made institution  is perfect, but our system of justice has evolved1 in its present  form to protect all parties. Perhaps in the future a further  evolution will produce a still  more equitable system.  BE A BLOOD DONOR  nutiiiuiumffliuniuuwiiiiuauttuuiiivdwuuuii'raiuHv.umtt  SEEK DIRECTORS  A general meeting of the Arts  Council will be held in the Roberts Creek Legion Hail on Wednesday, September 17.  Agenda and entertainment will  be announced later, but keep  this date in mind.  Resignations of Bud Blatchford and Judy Baeckmann make  it necessary for the council to  elect two new directors at the  September meeting.  ��uwraiu\nn\urauiratti\u\wnuttu_��\\\BUiiumu\umu\umv,!w  SUNSHINE COAST DIRECTORY  M/T CONSTRUCTION  GENERAL CONTRACTORS  on  the  Sunshine  Coast  Custom Home Builders  Phone 886-7495  Write Box 709, Gibsons, B.C.  CANADIAN PROPANE  Serving the Sunshine Coast  with reliable and economical  Cooking, Heating and Hot Water  FREE ESTIMATES  Phone 886-21-5  PENINSULA DRIVING SCHOOL  Try  the  New  Toyota  Fully Automatic Dual  Controlled  Serving   Port Mellon   to  Halfmoon Bay  Phone   886-2401  OPTOMETRIST  FRANK E. DECKER  BAL BLOCK ��� GIBSONS  WEDNESDAY  FOR APPOINTMENTS  886-2248  VILLAGE STORE  GIBSONS  Phone 886-7460  Always a fresh stock oC  Groceries, Meats, Confectionery  SHOP FROM 10 Io 10  7 DAYS A WEEK  HANSEN'S TRANSFER Lfd.  Serving  the  Sunshine  Coast  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  MARINE TRANSMISSION  SERVICE  Paul Drake Lfd.  Repairs   and  Sales  BORG   WARNER,   PARAGON  CAPITOL  Try us for used parts  Gibsons,  886-2929  ��� ��� *  HADDOCKS CABANA MARINA  All Electric Cabins  Boat Rentals  Launching   Ramp  MERCURY OUTBOARD  Sales & Service  Marine Ways ��� Repairs  Madeira   Park   ��� Ph.   883-2248  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Everything for your building  needs  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2283  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.  ^^||S^^Z___---__!----M_Z-_____--_MMH^_Z^^^^  KB WELDING  PORTABLE  Phone 886-7042  Serving the Sunshine Coast  MORRISON ELECTRIC  Now Serving  the Sunshine Coast  with  Quality Wirirr  Phone 886-2690  C & S SALES  For all your heating  requirements  Agents for  ROCKGAS PROPANE  Also Oil Installations  Free Estimates  FURNITURE  Phone 885-9713  WELDING  MOBILE WELDING RIG  Certified Welder  with Pressure Ticket  All types of Welding  7 days a week  Phone  886-9541  Ph. 886-2622  For Real Estate on the  Sunshine Coast  K. CROSBY  ^mraMMttimmmvAimraHmiifflmiui-iiiunuranmiuiu'-  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  Gibsons ��� 886-2481  SUNSHINE COAST SERVICE Ltd.  Wilson Creek  Phone 885-9466  Auto  Glass  Replacement  a Specialty  COLLISION REPAIRS  -4-Hour Towing ��� Ph. 886-2811  l.at<^   Equipment for  r'>ame & Wheel Alignment  MACK'S NURSERY  Su nshine Coast Highway  si-ubs, Fruit Trees, Plants  Landscaping  HONUS ON $10 ORDER  Phone 886-2684  0I8SONS MARINE SERVICES lfd.  at ESSO MARINE  Gas, Diesel Repairs, Welding  EVINRUDE SALES  O.M.C. Parts and Service  Phone 886-7411  LAND SURVEYING  ROY & WAGENAAR  SURVEYS  1525 Robsons  St.  Vancouver 5 Ph. 581-9142  Zenith 6430  Sechelt 885-2332  0CEANSIDE FURNITURE  & CABINET SHOP  Custom built cabinetry for  home and office  KITCHEN  SPECIALISTS  R.  BIRKIN  Phone 886-2551  Beach Ave., Roberts Creek  CONTROL BLASTING  Free Estimates  FRED. DONLEY  Pender Harbour  883-2403  SEASIDE PLUMBING  FREE ESTIMATES  A COMPLETE PLUMBING  SHOP ON WHEELS  Phone 886-7017 or 886-2848  RAY NEWMAN PLUMBING  SALES & SERVICE  Hot Water Heating  Building & Alterations  Davis Bay Rd., RR.1,  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2116  TASELLA SHOP  Ladies ��� Mens ��� Childrens  Wear ��� Yard Goods ��� Wool  and Staples ��� Bedding  Linens  Dial 885-9331 Sechelt, B.C  SICOTTE BULLDOZING Lfd.  ���  ROAD  GRADING  ���  LAND  CLEARING  ���  ROAD  BUILDING  Phone  880-2357  JOHN KIND-SMITH  REFRIGERATION  &  MAJOR APPLIANCE SERVICE  Port Mellon to Pender  Harbo,:.  Phone 886-2231  From Sp a.m. to 5:30 p.m  Res. 886-9949  At the Sign of the Chevron  HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  & MARINE SERVICE Lfd.  Machine Shop  Arc & Acty Welding  Steel Fabricating  Marine Ways  Automotive & Marine Repairs  Standard Marine Station  Phone 886-7721  Res.   886-9956 ��� 886-9326  LEN WRAY'S TRANSFER Lfd.  Household Moving & Storage  Complete Packing  Packing Materials for Sale  Member Allied Van Lines  Phone 886-2664 ��� R.R.1 Gibsons  Phone 886-2808  TWIN CREEK LUMBB.  * BUILDING SUPPLIES Ud.  Evierything for  your building  needs  Free Estimates  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 ML FURNACE  N   Down Payment ��� Bank Int.  Ten Years to Pay  Complete line of Appliances  for Free Estimates call 886-2728  EXPERT REPAIRS  -'.,  TO,'yyy[  ��� AUTOMATIC WASHERS  ��� AUTOMATIC  DRYERS  ��� DISHWASHERS  Factory Trained on all Makes  also  VACUUM  CLEANERS  NUTS   &   BOLTS  Ph 886-2838 |  PENINSULA PLUMBING  HEATING & SUPPLIES  (Formerly Rogers Plumbing)  >r Sechelt Highway & Pratt Rd.  &ALES & SERVICE  Poii Mellon ��� Pender Harbour  Free Estimates > ��� 7  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. E. RITCHEY  FOR RENTAL  \rches, Jacks; Pumps  A.r Compressor   Rock Drill  Concre*e vibrator  Phone Kgti-2040  SECHELT TOWING & SALVAGE  <-TD.  SCOWS ������,   LOGS  doavy Equipment Moving  & Log Towing  Phot.* 885-9425  SIM ELECTRIC Ltd.  ELECTRICAL   CONTRACTORS  Sechelt ��� Phone 885-2062 Keep up on  current  affairs  the easy way  Read the Pulitzer Prize  winning Christian Science  Monitor. Rarely more than  20 pages, this 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  ��� 1 year $26     ��� 6 mos. $13  ���"3 mos. $6.50  ��� Check or money order  enclosed  ��� Bill me  name.  street-  city.  state.  .zlp-  PB18  The  Christian Science  Monttor��  Box -25, Astor Station  Boston, MMMChtM-tts   02123  Licking the hand that feeds  him. That's the way that Dinny  a water monitor, says thank you  to Aquarist Bob Marshall of the  Vancouver Public Aquarium. A  resident for only a year and a  half he is becoming a favorite  of the staff. Despite his forbidding appearance Dinny often  shows his affection with a gentle  caress.  Splasher and Diana, the Vancouver Public Aquarium's two  white-sided, dolphins perform  synchronized jumps in the B.C.  Tel Porpoise Pool.  LOWBED SERVICE  Fiedler Bros. Contracting  are now operating a iowbed service  on the Sunshine Coast  ility Licence  ��� Fully Insured  ��� Tandem Diesel Tractor  ��� 30 ton end load (ramp, trailer)  ��� Prompt Service  Call 886-2663 Days  886-2378 evenings  rAJMICNI NEW/  If you've always thought you  had more daring than designers  give you credit, for, this is your  season to shine. This fall's versatile collection of cottons give  you more choice, and more  chance to do your own thing  than ever before.  The layered look is the big  news. And although this calls  for separates, they're separates  with a difference. Each piece  can either go with a multitude  of matching pieces, or let you  create your own impact-packed  creations. What it gives you, 'besides a Multiplied wardrobe, is  the freedom to mix like mad, often putting together things that  you wouldn't have dared to mix  before. Even within one set  you'll find more different looks  than you thought possible. Vests  tunica, jumper dresses. Skirts,  pants and packets in , different  shapes. There's enough to keep  you busy all season thinking up  new and different ways to wear  them.  Shapes go long and lanky.  Colors range from the rich new  berry tones to the deep earthy  shades to the soft muted neutrals. But the really big news  color wise is the big blacks.  Yes, black is (back. But with  a difference. It bears little resemblance to the- little basics  that were drifting around1 cocktail parties a few years ago.  It's a big bold beautiful new-  black that comes on strong in  the lush new no-wale cotton corduroy. You'll also see it turning on a bold new array of  prints, florals, geometries, and  the wild new windowpanes.  The key to the fashion scene  for fall is individuality. Designers have given you a wide and  wild range of new looks to  choose from in cotton. What you  do with them is up to you.  D. G. DOUGIAS VARIETY & PAWT-  McCail's Patterns, Laces, Remnants & Singer Supplies 7  Sunnycrest Plaza, Gibsons ���-Ph. 886-2615  TASELLA $HW*E  FOR YOUR YARDGOODS ��� Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-9331,  GILMORE'S  VARIETY SHOP  SEWING NEEDS, BUTTERICK PATTERNS--rSechelt, Ph. 885-9343  HOWE SOW�� 5, 10, 15 CENT STORE  Gibsons ��� Ph. 856-9852  For All Your SEWING NEEDS, SIMPLICITY PATTERNS  FISH!     Latest report  Sun Derby results pointed to  a lower than normal abundance  of heavy chinooks. Usually several fish on the prize list are in  the 304b. class but the best effort in this year's contest was a  29 pounder. Judging from the  locations where fish were hooked, Fraser River chinooks figured heavily, if not entirely,  among the winners while Squa-  mish-toound fish, usually avail-  ��� able in upper Howe Sound waters, were notably missing from  the picture.  Looking at non-Derby fishing  results, scene of the best action  last week was the Salmon Rock  vicinity where many limit catches of cohoes from 4 to 11 lbs.  were taken. Located close by,  and rated next most productive  for cohoes were Gower Point  and Gibsons Gap.  Watch out for those suicide-  prone young coho grilse! Waters  off the south Bowen Island shore  the Point Grey Bell Buoy and  the North Arm Jetty are loaded with these sub-legal sized  fish. Trolled bucktails and small  spoons are proving to be dynamite. ,  Rough marine weather kept  the fleet ashore most of the  week making it difficult to get  a reading on the salmon potential in the northern section of  the Sunshine Coast. Sheltered  waters of Thulin Passage and  Okeover Arm received some effort but produced very few fish.  Boats have all but abandoned  Toba Inlet. The only noteworthy  From the Federal Dept. of  Fisheries, Vancouver  catch in this general area was  an 18 lb. chinook at Sarah Point  Coho fishing at,exposed Grant  and Mystery Reefs below Savary Island was .almost nil due to  the weather. Scotch Fir Point  yielded a few fish on Saturday.  Eight boats checked afloat here  reported a total catch of 5 cohoes from 6 to 8 lbs. and 11  grilse to 2 lbs. Egmont remains  slow.  In Sechelt Inlet, a few fish  were taken Sunday evening in  the vicinity of Porpoise Bay.  Four of 12 boats checked afloat  had salmon aboard, 2 chinooks  of 19 and 18 lbs., 2 cohoes and  2 coho grilse.  Weather permitting, cohoes  and chinooks in the 12-15 lb.  size range were available at  Quarry Bay and at Bjerre Shoal.  A few limits were reported' at  Quarry Bay. Ten boats were  afloat Saturday morning at these  locations. All had fish and me  catch totalled 2 chinooks of 14  and 15 lbs., and 18 cohoes averaging 6 lbs. -  Last Wednesday, Dr. Hassen  of West Vancouver ��� boated^ a 41  pound chinook at the Indian Is-V  land hole inside Pender Harbour  On Monday of the current week,  all nine boats checked afloat between Francis Point and Lee  Bay had fish aboard and their  catch included 6 chinooks from  6 to 12 lbs., 5 cohoes averaging  8 lbs. and 3 ling cod.  UIC problems  Q. For years I was what-was  called a casual employee with  a federal government department. I worked full time. Now  I am out of a job, and when  I asked the personnel officer  for my Unemployment Insurance book, so that I could claim  while looking for something else,  he told me I didn't have a book.  Does this mean I cannot claim?  I am sure they have regularly  docked contributions from my  pay.  A. Federal government employees covered by Unemployment Insurance do not normally receive books on separating,  but this does not mean contributions are not credited or that  a right to claim is prejudiced.  The fact is that the government, like an increasing number of private employers makes  bulk payments to the Unemployment Insurance Commission instead of buying stamps  and sticking them in individual  books.  There's no disadvantage to  the employees, and for the em  ployer it can mean a big saving of time and trouble. He  keeps contribution records which  he is obliged to make available.  On leaving' your insurable  government employment, you  have probably received, in a  handy folder which has been  designed to hold the documents  you need, a 'Bulk Contribution  Certificate' (Form UIC 443M).  You should mail this to your  UIC area office without delay.  In this case the government  department, or the Central Pay  Office, forwards a record of  your contributions to the UIC.  However some departments do  not use Form UIC 443M. They  prepare a statement of contributions which is given to the  separating employee.  So don't worry about the lack  of a book in your case, but do  make sure you contact the UIC  as instructed in the folder.  Of course if you were not in  government, service and your  employer has a book in your  name, that should be submitted  too.  MAVERICK ��� FALCON ��� FAIRLANE ��� MUSTANG ��� T-BIRDS  t��  g  -9  g  ��  fa  I  ��  For Personal  Service  E. E.  (MICKEY) COE  Call Collect  Bus. 266-7111  Res. 278-0874  Brown Bros. Motors  5690 Granville St.  Vancouver 13, B.C.  E  __  H  I  ��  I  S  b  ob*  WANT SOMETHING DOMES  you'll find the help yw  in the directory  Coast News, Sept. 3, 1969.       7  The Romans had a well-or-  on land and sea, although it  was mainly confined to carrying   messages   of  state.  ALSO Al SELECTED USED CARS  SECHELT SHOPPERS' BUS  EFFECTIVE SEPTEMBER 4  THE SHOPPER'S BUS WILL LEAVE  AT THE FOLLOWING TIME  Lv Roberts Creek 9:30 a.m.  Lv Wilson Creek 9:30 a.m,  Lv West Sechelt 9:30 a.m.  Return trips Lv Depot at 11:00 a.m.  C.  d "  VILLAGE OF GIBSONS  MUNICIPAL VOTERS' LIST  1969���1970  QUALIFICATIONS  The names of registered voters will automatically, be  placed on the list of voters. This should be checked when the  preliminary list is posted on October 20, 1969, prior to the  Court of Revision held November 1, 1969.  Qualified persons OTHER THAN PROPERTY OWNERS,  may have their names entered on the list provided they have  the qualifications shown below. A DECLARATION to this effect must be filed with the Municipal Clerk, on a form provided, within one week of being made, at the Municipal Office, South Fletcher Road, Gibsons, B.C.  THE UST OF VOTERS WILL CLOSE AT 5 p.m. TUESDAY,  SEPTEMBER 30, 1969  QUALI-PIOATIONS FOR PERSONS  OTHER THAN REGISTERED PROPERTY OWNERS  REJSIlDEiNT ELECTOR ��� A Canadian citizen or other British  subject of the full age of 21 years, who has resided continuously in the Village of Gibsons, as now extended, for  six (6) months prior to the submission of the prescribed  (Declaration.  TENAJNT ELECTOR ~- A Canadian Citizen or other British  subject of the full age of 21 years, who has been a tenant in occupation continuously of real property in the Village of Gibsons, as now extended, for not les�� than six  (6) months immediately prior to the submission of the  prescribed Declaration, Those eligible are occupants of  rented premises, who do not reside in the Village of  Gibsons.  CORPORATIONS ��� The name of a corporation is not automatically placed on the list of electors. Corporations owning property or qualifying as Tenant-electors, are required to file with the Municipal Clerk written authorization  naming some person of the full age of 21 years, Canadian or British subject, as its voting agent. Such authorization must be filed not later than 5 <p.tm., September 30,  1969. This will remain in effect until it is revoked or replaced by the Corporation.  The foregoing applies to the Village of Gibsons Municipal  List of Electors only, for use at the Municipal elections in  December, 1069. If further information is required telephone  the Municipal Office, 886-2543.  Gibsons, B.C.  August 28, 1969.  DAVHD JOHNSTON  Municipal Clerk. $6rPpnt  to aid bowling  Bowling is a recipient of a  $6,000 grant from the British  Columbia Fitness and Amateur  Sports Fund, it- was announced  by the Hon. Leslie R. Peterson,  chairman of the fund.  Most of the money will be  used in staging a Champion of  Champions bowling tournament  in every bowling centre in the  province during the British Columbia Festival of Sports next  May.  There are over 90,000 bowlers  in B.C. and Festival plans include playdowns in 116 centres  in 73 cities and towns. Zone finals will be held in Cranbrook,  Trail, Revelstoke, Salmon Arm,  Kelowna, Penticton, Prince  George, Prince Rupert,. Chilli-  wack, Port Coquitlam, North  Surrey, Richmond, North Vancouver, Powell River, Courtenay, Nanaimo and Victoria.  Provincial tournaments are  slated for Kamloops (10-pin),  and Vernon (5-pin) during the  second week of the Festival.  The tournament will culminate in the Canadian Championships and a Pacific Northwest  Championship to be held in Vancouver during the last week  8      Coast News, Sept. 3, 1969.  ifflttttiuttraw\uuttUinttffltt\ittiutt\ttuittttuiittiuuTOUMn��  SHOPPING jBUS TIMES  Owing to a necessary change  due to split shift school pupils  bus schedules, Sechelt Motor  Transport announces that the  Shoppers' Bus to Sechelt will  leave its starting points at Roberts Creek, Wilson Creek and  West Sechelt at 9:30 each morning. Returning time has been  set at 11:30 a.m.  The year was 1948. . .Louis St. Laurent became the 17th Prime  Minister of Canada, Mike Pearson became Minister of External     ��|AnP||f#>   /*nEI!l/  Aiffairs, the.State of Israel was established, Russia moved into     ir|)p[|\|3   CKfcfcK  Czechoslovakia, Newfoundland indicated it favored joining Canada,  George Drew became head of the Progressive Conservative party  and in England Prince Charles was born. All these events will be  reviewed during the month of September on OBC Radio's Playback,  heard Monday evenings.  (By MADGE NEWMAN)  T YEE�� AIR W A YS Ltd.  DAILY SCHEDULE SERVICE  SECHELT to NANAIMO  MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY  / (Three Flights Daily)  - Leaves SteCHELT Leaves NANAIMO  8:00 a.m..  x 12:00 Noon  x 4:00 p.m..  7:00 p.m.  Friday Only  *���9:00 a.m.  * 1:00 p.m.  5:00 p.m.  8:00 a.m.  SUNDAYS ONLY  -   (Three Flights Daily)  Leaves SECHELT Leaves NANAIMO  x 12:00 Noon '     * 1:00 p.m.  4:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m.  7:00 p.m. 8:00 p.m.  Extra Flights Fridays, Sundays and Holidays  as required  ���-:-   Connecting Flight  to Pender Harbour Area,  Nelson  Island, Jervis Inlet, Egmont, and Salmon Inlet .  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, 1869 TO SEPTEMBER 1st, 1969  Sechelt ��� 885-2214 Vancouver ��� 685 4922  NOTE:  Direct Line Phone Number from Nanaimo to be  announced when available  I All Rates and Schedules Subject to Change Without Notice  !  Mr. and Mrs. Ben Fellowes  and Margaret Fellowes are  spending a couple of weeks at  their summer home in Crow  Road.  Returning recently . to their  former home for a brief visit  were Mrs. Bill Hartie and family of North Vancouver. ,  The Bill Boyte family have  left the Galliford beach house  to return to their home in Burnaby.  Up from California for two  weeks with the Don Macklams  are Mrs. L. F. Schonhoff with  daughters Lynnette and Judy.  Rikki Kihara and Dianne Mi-  yasaka, of Vancouver, have  been visitors at the Bob Leask  home where they enjoyed the  outdoors and berry picking. Currently: visit:'ng the Lca.~ks is  Mrs. Leask's dauf. :.*::- -in-law,  Mrs: Joyce Norris 7also of Vancouver.  Mrs. H E. Galliford, Mrs. R.  G. Mitchell. Mrs. M. H. Bell and  Mrs. M. G Newman, have returned from' a ten day trip  which took them to Edmonton.  via the Peace River route and  home through Yellowhead Pass  and Hope-Princeton. While in  Edmonton they visited Jeff Newman and family.  Mr. and Mrs. Fred Ayling  and family have returned home  to New.Westminster after spend  ing the summer here.  HER MOVIE DEBUT  Lynn Kellogg, feminine star  of the controversial stage hit  Hair, makes her motion picture  debut opposite Elvis Presley in  the new western Charro! This  also marks Presley's first time  as a western hero. Charro is a  Mexican word meaning proud  cowboy. It is now at the Twilight Theatre.  For your protection:  Public Decency��� No advertisement shall  be prepared, or be knowingly accepted, which  is vulgar, suggestive or, in any way,  offensive to public decency.  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.  You can orde  COAST HEW  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 .7.7.  Columnar Sheets  Mimeograph Paper  Statement Pads  Adding Machine Rolls  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886*2622  Beginners Glass starting Sept. 16, 7:30 p.m.  Decorating Class for advanced studertts  starting Sept. 17, "1:30 p.m., Sept. 18, 7:30 p.m.  ROSE & ART ENTERPRISES  Phone 8S6-206O.   .  'araumutttmrawuunHmiununnniuininiraniranuuuinunn.     g  Book review       1  1001    British    Columbia    Place |  Names, |by IG.. |P. V. land Helen ����  B. Akrigg, (published by Discov- f��  ery Press, Vancouver. g  Reviewed by Jules A- Mainil.     %  This is an unusual book, diffi- _  cult to classify because it can j  be many things to many people. %  It is a first class reference book %  the research has been thorough (  as evidenced by the preface J  which is. in effect a bibliography J  to the book. In this matter I was |f  pleased to see Lester Peterson's %  The Gibsons Landing Story mentioned. The book is honest,  where the source or meaning of  a place name is uncertain it is  so stated.  It is more than a reference  book, it is a beautifully written,  historically sound and often amusing publication. It may be  sacrilegious to compare this  volume to a bowl of salted nuts  or a platter of good cheese, but  it affects the reader in the same  way. Starting slowly he will return to it time and again.  Finally, it is a poetic and at  times almost a musical book.  Nowhere in the world are more  beautiful and interesting place  names to be found than in British Columbia. Listen to some of  them. From the French '��� Tete  Jaune, Barriere, Lac La Hache,  Pouce Coupe. From the Anglo  Saxon, Buccaneer Bay, Cobble  Hill, Craigellachie, Gibsons  Landing, Horsethief Creek,  Tricking Horse Pass, Invermere  From the Spanish ��� Caamano  Sound, Esperanza Inlet, Gabri-  ola, Galiano and Juan de Fuca.  From the Indian ��� Chilcotin,  Clayoquot Sound, Illecillewaet  iliver, Osoyoos, Spallumcheen  and Similkameen. From the  Russian ��� Crestova (The City  of Christ).  It is a beautiful book. Discovery Press is to be commended  for doing an excellent job. Try  it. you will not read it like a  novel, but you will find yourself  enjoyably wandering through it  again and again.  !_?u\-inu\nmttM-MttnniMM  OPENING SEPT. 2nd  Lila's Salon  886-2980  NEW OWNERSHIP  IVY FIEDLER  LOIS MacLEAM  ^ttnumiHiHmtrA^^  NEW SAFETY CHAMPION  4 m NYLON TUBELESS  Reg. list $30,85 each  7.75 x 14 & 7.75 x 15  2 for $44,00  MS SHELL SESl��I���l  >������'^���v.mt*s ,,  TRUE-BLUE  ,    K-RATITSK-T  . r_   m. ,"*���~* *.-���������--  TMj idvirfimfMlb HtpuUithed or displayed by the Liquor ControlBoird or by tin Government of British Columb'u


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