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Array Provincial Library,  Victoria, B. C��  SERVING   THE   GROWING   SUNSHINE   COAST  Published at Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 886-2622  Volume 23  Number 18, May 6, 1970.  10c per copy  VOTE YES MAY'7^-V;^  ������<>.  on School Referendum ��� 10  WINNERS of the Sunshine' Coast soccer leagues received their  trophies Friday night after watching a film of a piaist Wlorld Cup  Soccer Tournament. Winners were, Div. 7, Gibsons Cougars, Div.  6, Sechelt Timbermen and Div. 4, Gibsons Legion.  Walt wpr^h  dallied1 and;had a swim at Davis Bay; Walkers were also aided by Jack Clements' soft drinks  which cooled palates arid mem-  4>ers of the local radio organization patrolled the route but  there were no accidents.  There were a few blisters but  only 14 failed to reach school  Monday morning. Mr. Yablonski  was quite pleased with the turnout of parents at the finish.  Two hundred walkers and almost $3,000 pledged appears to  be the result of Sunday's walk  to Sechelt on behalf of Elphinstone Secondary school trampoline and other projects. Sponr  sors were teachers Gene Yablonski, June Wilson and Les Peterson.  Winner of the walk was Peter  Carey who took two hours. Some  A dozen representatives from  Roberts Creek, Gibsons Rural  arid "Langdale' divisions of ithe  Regional District attended a  Centennial organization meeting  Friday night at Elphinstone  school. .,  The meeting called by Regional board Directors Cliff Gilker,  Frank West and Lome Wolverton heard D. M. McCooey, pro^  vincial Centennial consultant,  outline the objectives of Centennial committees.  It was possible for communities to merge Centennial objectives, resulting in the pooling of  resources. There would be 40  cents available for celebrations  and a grant of 60 cents on a population basis. The 60 cent grant  must be matched by a similar  local amount.  There are now three Centennial committees operating on the  Tourist booth  for Gibsons area  Aid. Ken Crosby reporting to  Gibsons council at its April 28  meeting said that high costs involved in hiring travel counsellors on the ferries, will cause  Gibsons Chamber of Commerce  to look, into using available  funds for a tourist booth/  He was informing council of  what transpired at a meeting  of government Tourist and Ferry authorities.  While in Vancouver to discuss  the travel counsellor problem  he also had a look at the production of the tourist brochure  Gibsons will be receiving about  mid-May. He regarded it as a  worthwhile project. Mayor Wally Peterson, George McNicol  and Mike Blaney made up the  party to discuss the travel coun  sellor project.  METZLER COMMENT  Mayor Wally Peterson at the  April 28 meeting of Gibsons  council commenting on the resignation of J. S. Metzler as secretary-treasurer of the school  district said tha "any man who  can pull- down a school budget  as he did in less than two years  must foe pretty good."  meeting  Sunshine;Cqast, Gibsons, Sechelt  and Se&fisi * Park with; which rWifev  son Creek has merged. Mr. McCooey said the cutoff date for  formation of committees will be  May 31. No date has been set on  a cutoff for projects.  An art report  Reported by Charlotte Bandi,  with Grade 4 class, Sechelt Elementary School;  Starbursts of color dyed in  cotton, rainbow-colored belts and  bags of wool, pots and animals  modelled from clay, Indian  masks strikingly painted, of  paper mache and many paintings, drawings and prints will  go on display May 6 to16 at the  Gallery Shop, Sechelt. The work  is a selection of that done by  grades 4 to 7 in art and Cultural Heritage classes at Sechelt  Elementary school.   s  There will be handbags woven  of many colors and thickness of  wool. These are woven on cardboard. There will be belts woven  on a belt loom made of wood.  God's Eyes are woven of wool  on two sticks placed like a cross  and tied together. They are, an  idea from the Huachole Indians  of Mexico.  To make the dyed fabrics we  tie string around the cotton to  make circles or else lines. To  make lines we fold it like a fan,  then we dye it.  Mr. Reid's Cultural Heritage  class has copied their masks  from Indian patterns. They look  like real wooden dance masks.  There will also be paintings,  drawings and prints. One kind  of print is made by rolling out  ink on a glass slab. We put a  piece of paper on the slab, draw  a design on it and then pull off  the paper. Then we have a  print! .  We hope you can come and  see our display.  HAYES ELECTED  leein  drugcliecjl  RCMP, school officials and  parents are maintaining a clo|er  check on the marijuana problarii  at Elphinstone Secondary school  as the .result of recent; court  cases involving juveniles.;     ;   ^  Parents are urged by the authorities to report their observations immediately if they siis^  pect there is any drug influence  at work; ���'���'���"���.  Here is the report on two cas:;  es which were involved in last  week's court hearings.  A juvenile appeared charged  with possession of marijuana'  he was remanded until May 5.  He was released on |200 bail..  Subject was arrested when the  police checked the bush behind  the Gibsons Riding Club.      %   ;  Another juvenile was arrestedV'  for traffickirig in narcotics af-^  ter a complaint was received-  from a local parent. This case^  presently under investigation;  and the youth was originally''  from Campbell River, Witnesses!  were interviewed in ragard to;-;  this offence. The parents an<fc  juvenile Witnesses concerned;:  were commended for coming.;  forward to give this information^  as this kind of co-operation from -  he' public is a great assist to  the police.  John Winters McClusky whose  home address is given as Eg-  mont was instantly killed shortly before 11 p.m. Friday night  when his car crashed into a tree  on  the   cemetery   side   of   the  highway. Police estimate the car  must c have taken the cemetery  corner on the highway at a high  rate of speed. He is understood  to have been working for a logging company at Port Mellon.  The RCMP and fire department  were called out. The engine was  on fire 10 feet, away from the  car. Firemen had to use jacks  to get the body out of the car.  An inquest is not deemed necessary.  school  and wives  visit area  Fifty Royal Arch Masons and  wives of Seattle chapters with  40 more and wives from North  and West Vancouver visited the  Sunshine Coast Saturday and  Sunday for a meeting Saturday  at the Masonic Hall, Roberts  Creek.  Local wives looked after en-  . tertainment and the party viewed a Sunshine Coast Arts Council display of art work and ceramics at Lord Jim's Lodge during the morning and afternoon.  The entire party congregated  at Roberts Creek Community  Hall for a social hour at 6:30 followed by a dinner catered by  Sechelt Legion Ladies Auxiliary  with entertainment following.  There were puppet songs and  Georgian Chapter North Vaneou  ver staged the skit The Lighthouse Keeper's Daughter. Dancing followed. On Sunday the party explored the area then left  for home.  Grans, Moms  on long walk  John Hayes, proprietor of Sechelt Theatre was elected by acclamation to fill the school board  seat. left vacant by the retire-  men of Rev. Barry Jenks. Mr.  Jenks moved to Nanaimo into  another Anglican church charge.  Roberts Creek Grans and  Moms had their own walkathon  to Sechelt Sunday and obtained  $140 from sponsors on behalf of  Elphinstone trampoline fund.  It started when daughter Mrs.  Celia Fisher dared mother Mrs.  L. Flumerfelt to start a walkathon. She offered $10 as a sponsor. The result was that more  sponsors and walkers were obtained and five of them set out  Sunday afternoon. The five were  Mrs. L. Butler, Mrs. L. Flumerfelt, Mrs. L. Hughes, Mrs. V.  Beeman and Mrs. J. Eldred. As  a result the drive was enriched  by $140 and mothers say they  never felt better. There were 34  sponsors for the walk.  Red Power representatives  from points in Canada and the  United States at Sechelt Friday,  strived to force Father Power to  resign as administrator of the  Sechelt .Residential School so  they could take over; They failed to achieve their objective.  Father Power at a confrontation meeting in the Residential  ^;schopl ��ri4ay,night4nfpr  ���Red Power delegates that he had  already resigned and that Father Dunlop would be taking  oyer on Monday.  Monday morning three members of Red Power dropped in at  the Coast News on their way  back to Vancouver and left a  copy of a resolution bearing 33  signatures of students which  they said Father Dunlop had accepted for consideration. The  three were Robert Hall of Sar-  dis, Brian . Clark of Vancouver  and Ken Basil of Cache Creek.  Basis of the objective of Red  Power delegates was a long list  of student complaints under the  heading Prisons or Schools. This  document contained some libellous words. The second document, the resolution passed  along with the return of pupils  to the school, was much milder.  The sheet containing complaints, available at Sechelt Friday afternoon, revealed that  groups from Vancouver, Victoria  and the U.S. would meet in Sechelt on May 1 outside the fence  of the school to help the children achieve, as the sheet outlined, goals of rights and fair  treatment, demand changes, demand resignation of self-admitted dictator priest and be there  to protect our women and children in the event of force.  Shortly after 1:30 p.m. Friday  the Coast News received a phone  call stating there would be a  demonstration in front of the  school. On arrival the Coast  News noted the CBC was there  with a camera taking pictures.  It was ascertained that the CBC  received a copy of the list of  complaints  eai*lier.  The early crowd of about 40  youths with a few oldsters, started with the aid of a tom-tom, to  whip up enthusiasm. A circle of  sigh carrying youths went into  action. Some of the cards contained slogans such Indian Power not Father Power; Racism-  Pc'iee Brutality go Hand in  Hand; Down with Roman Ca-  tho'ic Dictatorship; Liberate our  Children; Pilgrim Go Home. It  was explained that Pilgrim  meant Father Power.  The crowd increased after 4  p.m. when a bus load of children from the Elementary school  joined the throng.  Spokesmen for the event maintained that they would maintain  their blockade until'the resigna-  ion of Father Power had been  received.  At that time none of them  knew Father Power^had offered  his resignation previously due to  ill health, on Oblate order-authorities;--^at^ri^^  rival said he had been warned  two months ago he was to take  over the school.)  Later in the evening Father  Power faced a delegation of protestors only one of which was  local. The others were outsiders.  Fr. Power stated he informed the delegation he had resigned and refused to turn the Residence over to them. Father Pow  er explained that he listened to  considerable abuse but managed in spite of being upset by  the occurrence to absorb it without heat. He added he intended  leaving on Monday.  As the result of the arrival of  Red Power, pupils of the school  left the Residential school premises. Sechelt Band Council had  arranged they could be sheltered in the band's community hall,  which they were until their return to school Monday.  Bob Hall and Pauline Hause  reported to the Sechelt Band  Council April 30 meeting of their  interview with the students, and  all complaints are recorded, to  be submitted to the proper authorities. Bob Hall mentioned that  approximately 150 students will  visit Sechelt and demand changes in the administration of the  Student Residence and will stay  in the area till changes are  made to the satisfaction of all  parties concerned.  Chief H. Paul! and the council stated that they were aware  of the complaints by the students but were not too involved  as most local students are at  home.  /  Band council also stated that  many changes have been made  in the Student Residence, which  was felt coming back to the old  system which has created a  problem to the students and the  parents.  Band council donated the sum  of $200 to the cause, also lodging, and decided to support the  movement providing it is under  control. Band Council would  keep law and order.  A resolution mentioned in the  band minutes as drawn up and  signed by council reads as follows:  That whereas, students of the  Sechelt Indian Students Residence at Sechelt, B.C. have com  plained of he unsatisfactory administration of the residence;  Arid whereas a number of Vancouver Indian Students are to<  visit with the students here at.  Sechelt;  And whereas the Sechelt Band:  Council request that in any demonstrations must be no volence  and must be handled in a peace-  ^mt^nnhe^^'  And whereas, the chief and  council will keep law and order  on the reserve;  Be it hereby resolved that under these conditions: we grant  permission to visiting students to  remain on our reserve and will  be accommodated.  The minutes of Council continue:  Complaints were also made to  Council as to why there was no  band taking part in the May Day  parade. Former trainer of the  school band felt very unhappy on  learning no school band on May  Day.  It was also pointed out that  many students have run away  from the Residence, also some  students have been expelled,  but none have been expelled  from the schools they are attending. Some of these students  went home for their Christmas  and Easter holidays and never  returned.  Present were Chief Henry  Paul!, chairman; Joe Paull, Mrs  Sadie Johnson, also band manager and secretary Clarence  Joe. Attending were Bob Hall,  Federal Youth council, and  Pauline Hanuse, secretary.  Klahoose council at Squirrel  Cove and Holmaka band at  Church House passed the follow-  ong resolution:  Whereas the- students of the  Sechelt Students Residence, at  Sechelt, B.C., have complained  of the unsatisfactory administration of the residence;  And whereas a number of students have been expelled from  the residence since September  1969;  And whereas a number of students have run away from the  Residence;  And whereas a number of Vancouver Island students have visited with the Sechelt Residence  students and threatened public  demonstrations:  Therefore be it resolved that  the administrator of the Sechelt  Indian School Residence be replaced.  Chief George Harry, S. H. Pi-  elle and Lillian Hill signed for  Klahoose band and Chief Solomon Harry and Ambrose Wilson  signed for Homaka. Coast News, May 6, 1970.  Inflationary wave analyzed  Serving the Mt. Elphinstone district (population 6,000) of the  Sunshine Coast and the Sechelt Peninsula (population 3,000)  Phone 886-2622       P.O. Box 460, Gibsons, B.C.  Published Wednesdays at Gibsons, B.C.  Fred Cruice, Editor and Publisher.  Second Class mail registration number 0794.  Member Audit Bureau of Circulation, Canadian Weekly News-,  papers Association, B.C. Weekly Newspapers Association.  Subscription Rates: $3 per year, $1.75 for six months. United  States and foreign, $6.50 per year. ':  Those gabby wranglers  Here is a good Quebec election editorial1 written by Paul St.  Pierre   1M.P.:  Election night in Quebec. It being a Wednesday, the night the  Ottawa House does not sit, the Hill is almost empty. A few offices  of members who own television sets are filled with MPs, wives,  executive assistants, secretaries and other political animals, enjoying politics' most exciting moments.  Ottawa people are by nature federalists, so there is general ju-;  Dilation at the defeat of Rene Levesque and his party of separatism. Union National, which talked separatism for '74 during the  campaign, is also left shattered by one of the heaviest voter turnout Canadian politics sees.  An evening marred only by C.B.C.'s atrocious election coverage. A public hungry for facts about the voting got them scantily  and tardily. CB.C.'s idea of news coverage seemed to be the presentation of assorted pundits who considered their opinions on the  significance of it all to be of much more interest than the purveying of solid^ information.  An audience survey might well reveal that a majority .of Canadian viewers are sated with this glutinous diet of punditry. For  weeks preceding the election,- newspapers and television lectured  us on what would happen in Quebec. . -  On election night, when Quebec voters failed to behave as the  prophets forecast, we were obliged to spend our evening hearing  the same cabal of pundits, readjusting their banalities to a changed situation.  Coast News comment: We agree!  A valuable property!  The Sunshine Coast is becoming a valuable piece of property.  Just look at the change in tax'assessments. In 1960 the total assessment for the school district was $22,547,100 and today it has a  $52,856,326 valuation.  Naturally we have grown. There are more homes and homes  of more value. Real estate values have skyrocketed in some areas  and the two villages have expanded their boundaries!.  Here is the position as it affects the municipalitess of Gibsons  and Sechelt. The 1960 assessment for Gibsons was $1,477,333 and  today it is $3,678,864. .There is of course the expansion of Gibsttns  boundary to take into consideration.  Sechelt in 1960 was assessed at $860,067 and today the figure is  Sl,647,287 and in this there is an extension of village boundaries.  06 top nf this one must also consider the inflationary condition  of the times which has been fairly heavy. There is the; gehlerai  maxim that during inflationary periods it is wise to buy real estate, diamonds or gold.' Well we have the real estate to offer and  it is being snapped up.  One should also take a peek at what 'the homeowner grant has  done in that period. In I960 it hit- the $50 mark. Today it is $160?,  In this there is ground for study so if there is: someone who has the  time to work out a solution to the problem the Coast News would  welcome some help on it.  Positive action needed  BY RON CRUICE  President, Kinsmen Club  of Gibsons and District  Riots, Revolution unrest, dope,  pill parties, conflict with the  establishment. All of these are  ;a part of our young generation  What does it mean? Where will  it end? What can we do?  The first <question is relatively  ^easy to answer. Our young people are searching and testing  as we did and as future generations will do. The second question cannot be answered unless  we answer the third, not with  words, but with positive action.  Our young people need direction, not dictatorial commands.  Direction, when given, must create a feeling and a sense of  equality of mind and ability.  We have forced them to a level  of education at the age of 14,  that was seldom achieved by  aged 20 in our day. We have  taught them to think and act  for themselves yet we deny  them this right.  " The National Association of  Kinsmen Clubs feels Kh>20  clubs can give them this opportunity. We can provide direction through our knowledge and  ability in the formation and operation    of a    club.    But    the  important thing is that running a club can give the opportunity to search and test and  find themselves, while providing  a service to their fellow students.  The Kinsmen club of Gibsons  and District, feeling a need in  this community for some sort of  organized activity, originally  planned to put on a series of  teen dances, and for this purpose a committee of teenagers,  Legion members and Kinsmen  was formed. It became obvious  in early discussions that the  young people did not want the  dances run by adults for them.  They preferred' to run it themselves, under adult supervision..  To this end, a group known as  Clique was formed which held  a dance in the Legion Hall during March. They also took on  running of the Drop-ins which  had been held under the supervision of Rev. Dennis Morgan,  every Friday night..  It was felt, as time progressed,  that the group needed the backing of an adult organization, and  asked to become a Kin-20 club  under Gibsons Kinsmen. They  now have 15 enthusiastic hardworking members, and the mem  bership is growing constantly.  They work closely with the  Kinsmen in all their projects.  Our present wave of inflation  is the second since World War H  and all industrialized countries  are being affected by it, says  the Bank of Montreal.  In its April Bushiness Review,  just issued, the B of M examines some of the causes of inflation and the resulting changes  in international competitiveness  The bank warns that trying to  decide whether inflation is a  demand-pull or cost push matter  is a chicken and egg,problem,  but says there is evidence that  cost factors are becoming increasingly important. It looks  particularly at wages and at  what it calls price drift.  Hourly wage earnings have increased much s more rapidly in  recent years than in the 1963-  67 period, a trend which will  certainly continue through 1970.  This is, in part, a normal feature of the business cycle:-, intensified economic activity has  resulted in an increased demand  for labor, and wages have been  bid up. There has also been a  wage drift effect���where the  growth in wage earnings exceeds the growth in wage rates.  The B of M also points out  that there is widespread expectation of continued growth. In  such an amosphere, manage-  men is inclined to agree to large  wage increases.  Wages are also affected by labor militancy. Not only are the  standard reasons still operating  with higher paid workers able to  suppot longer strikes, and key  labor groups exercising increasing monopoly power���but a new  labor generation has grown up  since the war. Respect for union  traditions and leadership is fading. Wildcat strikes, a well  known occurance in Canada and  the United Kingdom, have recently spread to the European  continent���furthermore, the rejection of wage agreements between management and union  leaders by the shop floor is becoming increasingly common in  many countries.  "Pressure on wages is going  to be one of the characteristic  features of the seventies." the B  of M Review predicts.  Because the wage, increases  have not been matched by an  increase in productivity, unit  wage costs have risen. These  have been passed on in higher  prices.  Another factor in inflation is  what the bank terms price' drift  support longer strikes, and key  known occurence in Canada and  what the bank terms price drift.  Consumer demand has shifted  toward convenience products  and package services. Not infrequently, the prices lOf such  goods are higher than those of  the less processed- ��� .while the  price of a service package may  , exceed that of the total of the  components. . .It may be argued  that such ��a price drift is infia-  tionray in so far as it leads to  the widening of profit margins  and provided that the latter is  not offset by any increase in  productivity.  is inflationary in so far as it  leads to the widening of profit  margins and provided that the  latter is not offset by any increase in productivity.  According to the bank, the existence of these important cost-  push factors explains in part  why the anti-inflationary measures which have been introduced���and which are nearly all  demand oriented���have taken  such a long time to be effective.  ���In the area of international  competitiveness, those countries  whose wage costs have risen  more than average have generally experienced a reduction iri  their share of world trade. The  B of M suggests that, this year,  the competitive positions of  France, Japan, and the United  States will probably be affected  favorably and those1 of Italy  trend in unit .wage costs.  Germany and the United Kingdom unfavorably by the expected trend in unit wage costs.  Canada's position is not expected to alter significantly this  .year.  But if the government's  COAST NEWS  5-10-20 YEARS AGO  FIVE  YEARS  AGO  The home of Mr. and Mrs.  William T. Garrison on Roberts  Creek Lower Road was completely destroyed by fire.  Rutland Senior Band provided  a  concert in Elphinstone  audi-.  torium     under     leadership  of..  Lloyd Burritt, a former student  of Elphinstone school.  Possibility of Gibsons having,  a dog pound was bought forward  at a council meeting by Councilor Jim Drummond.  Redroofs road is now receiving a face lifting, the road  ditched, widened and some bad  corners rounded off.  10  YEARS  AGO  Les. Hempsall, chairman of  the Hospital Study group warned people in Gibsons area they  should not bicker over where  the new hospital will be built  for fear of spoiling their chance  of getting a new hospital.  The Sechelt fund raised for  benefit of six families who lost  their breadwinners in a Sechelt'  Inlet boat tragedy has now  reached $2,000.  This year's Sechelt mill rate  on assessments is expected to  produce $800 per mill. (The mill  rate for 1970 is expected to produce about $1,400 plus per mill).  15 YEARS   AGO  The Vancouver Retail Merchants association is striving to  organize a branch in Gibsons.  Four new homes valued at $3,-  000 each of four rooms, are.to  be financed and built by local  men.  Discussing Gibsons garbage  situation council found out only  half the population were taking  advantage of the private garbage pickup system.  B.C. Telephones announced  Gibsons phone system would become part of the company system on May 12 instead of he-  in an agency.  20   YEARS   AGO  After bulldozing the firehall  Ipt preparatory to building, A.  E. Ritchey presented a bill for  the work of $201. making a donation of $110 out of the total  bill of $311.  A large view lot overlooking  Gibsons harbor was advertised  for sale at a price of $400.  Under the chairmanship of  Pastor W.E. Elliot, members  St. John's church, Wilson Creek  held their annual meeting.  Frank Lee's new boat Mascott  II was launched at Bargain Harbor. Her length was 33 feet and  her power came from a Grey  Marine engine.  Blake C. Alderson, D.C.  CHIROPRACTOR  Post Office Building, Sechelt  TUES., WED,, THURS., FRI.  10:30-5:30  SATURDAY 9:30 - 1:M ;  Phone  Office 885-2333���Res. 886-2321  anti-inflationary policies work,  unit wage costs may begin to  fall in the second half of 1970.  The long-term tendency for our  ^-competitive position to deteriorate would then be reversed, the  Bank of Montreal says.  VOTE YES MAY 7  on School Referendum 10  GET YOUR NAP  of the -  SUNSHINE COAST  at the  COAST NEWS  GIBSONS  N. Richard McKibbin  A PERSONAL INSURANCE SERVICE  PHONE 886-2062 GIBSONS, B.C.  *^*��^��*^<"t��������^^^^iN����-^����<^0��#w_<^j��^tf����_a>_0^��0^^��^0^��_��N��*����tf>��<^��  Howie Lee  8869595  Len Higgs  885-9425  WE NEVBR. SL����P )  iMw>��w4WWW*tili����iininini  uri��i>��M>H^wW��*-i"^WH'*W��i>i  INTERNATI0NA1 T0WB0AT LTD.  -**M^MAM^^  j-i_n_rxrxn_r*r-��j \^rLJ~LTLr\j'xru.rv-u~\j~\rirtj~v~V'*rv~y^���-t~m~"~'"~*t~~~j"* "���"** ��� -- ��� ��� __-_----------^-----_---i  NOTICE  R. S. Rhodes  Doctor of Optometry  204 Vancouver Block  Vancouver, B.C.  Announces he will be in SecheH  MONDAt, MAY 11  .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  y  ROBERTS CREEK FIRE DEPARTMENT  fire no. 886-7575  Please clip and place by your phone VOTE YES MAY 7  f  on School Referendum 10  i  LE GAL  NOTICE OF INTENTION  TO APPLY TO  LEASE LAND  In Land Recording District of  Vancouver B.C. and situate  East of Sechelt Inlet.  Take notice that Ronald A.  Marchuck of Sechelt B.C., occupation Pulp Mill Labourer  (Canfor) Port Mellon B.C. intends to apply for lease of the  following described lands:���  Commencing at a post planted  due N.E. 175, feet from S.E.  corner lot 18 thence North 800  feet; thence East 33 feet; thence  South 1300 feet; thence North  West 810 feet along Road Right-  of-way and containing 8 acres,  more or less.  The purpose for    which the  lease is required is home site.  Ronald A. Marchuck  Dated April 6th, 1970.  April 29, May 6, 13, 20  NOTICE OF INTENTION  TO APPLY TO  LEASE LAND  In Land Recording District of  Vancouver and situate East of  Sechelt Inlet.  Take notice that William C.  Davis, of Mission, B.C., occupation, Technical Forest Officer  intends to apply for a lease of  the following described lands:���  Commencing at a post piant-  80 feet east of the N.W. corner  of L. 4, L. 7148, N.W.D., thence  East 660 feet; thence South 990  feet; thence S.W. along road  right of way; thence 1250 feet  more or less to point of commencement and containing 9  acres, more or less.  The purpose for which the  lease is required is home site.  William C. Davis  Dated April 4, 1070.  April 22, 29, May 6, 13.  NOTICE OF INTENTION  TO APPLY TO  LEASE LAND  In Land Recording District of  Vancouver and situate East of  Sechelt Inlet.  Take notice that David Robert  Cavalier, of Sechelt, B.C., occupation, laborer, Canadian Forest Products (Port Mellon), intends to apply for a lease of the  following described lands :--  Commencing at a post planted due East 80 feet from the S.E  corner Lot 6, Lot 7148, Group 1,  N.W.D., thence 660 feet due  east; thence 660 feet due south  to road right of way; thence  along road right of way N.W. to  post, and containing four and  one half acres, more or less.  The purpose for which the  lease is required is home site.  David Robert Cavalier  Dated April' 4, 1970.  April 22, 29, May 6, 13.  The Labor scene  NOTICE OF INTENTION  TO APPLY TO  LEASE LAND  In Land Recording District of  Vancouver and situate East of  Sechelt Inlet. _  Take notice that Gladys Ruth  Clarke, of Sechelt, B.C., occupation, housewife, intends to apply for a lease of the following  described lands:���  Commencing at a post planted due east 80 ft. from the N.E-  corner, Lot 5, Lot 7148, Group 1,  N.W.D., thence 660 ft. Eas.t;  thence 660 ft. South; thence 400  ft. West; thence 757 ft. North  and containing 6.5 acres along  road right of way, more or less.  The purpose for which the  lease is required is home site.  Gladys Ruth Clarke  Dated April 4, 1970.  April 22, 29, May 6, 13.   NOTICE OF INTENTION  TO APPLY TO  LEASE LAND  In Land Recording District of  Vancouver, B.C. and situate east  of Sechelt Inlet.' ���   ���    '        __j  Take notice that Bernard Edward Starrs, of Sechelt,. occupation, H.D. mechanic, intends  to apply for a lease of the following described lands:���  Commencing at a post, planted due east 80 feet from N.E.  corner of Lot 1, Lot 7148, Group  1, N.W.D., thence East 330';  thence South 900'; thence West  660'; thence North 600'; thence  N.E. 420' along road right of  way, and containing 10 acres,  more or less.  The   purpose   for   which   the  lease is required is Home Site.  Bernard Edward Starrs  Dated April 6, 1970.  April 22, 28, May 6, 13  The directory, Labor Organizations in Canada, 1969 recently  published by the Canada Department of Labor, lists 18 unions  with memberships of 30,000 or  more. TheseN unions accounted  for 52 percent of the 2,075,000  union members in Canada. In  1968 there were 14 unions in thisf  size category and in 1965 there  were 10.  Both the Canadian Labor Congress and the Confederation of  National Trade Unions have  been encouraging mergers among their respective affiliates;  in addition, membership in general has grown.  The total number of union  members throughout Canada  represents a 65,000 or 3.2 percent, increase over 1968.  This, the directory says, results from the natural growth  of existing unions and the inclusion of new unions of government employees, mainly  provincial.  listed in the directory, 85 were  . Of the 101 international unions  affiliated with both the CLC and  the AFL-CIO, four with the  CLC, five with the AFL-CIO,  and seven were independent.  Membership of international  unions comprises 65.0 percent  of the 1969 total. In 1968, it was  66.9 percent.  In 1969, total'union membership in Canada represented 26.3  percent of the total national labor force and 32.5 percent of  non agricultural paid workers.  These percentages are slightly  lower than in 1968, when they  were 26.6 and 33.1 percent respectively.  day hearing before the Civil  Service Commission in Victoria  May 6, 7 and 8.  At the hearings, he said, the  union will press for further increases for liquor store employees, jail service staff, tradesmen, outside workers in the  highways department, all of  whom voted heavily in favor of  turning down the increases.  The union will also try to  negotiate further increases for  fores try workers, laundry workers, some clerical employees  and culinary workers. Most of  these groups also voted against  acceptance of the 7-11 percent  increases.  Fryer said about 1,000 psychiatric nursing aides voted to accept a seven percent wage increase at the branch ratification meetings held throughout  the province this month. About  125 vocational school instructors  also . favored acceptance. They,  received pay boosts of up to 10  percent.  This was the first time that  all members of the BCGEU  have had the chance to vote on  their wage increases. We're  trying to break with the tradition that provincial government  employees must mutely accept  whatever the government sees  fit to hand out, Fryer said.  In recent years, a few branches have conducted ratification  votes and followed them up with  strike votes.  More than 5,500 members of  the B.C. Government Employees' Union have voted to reject  pay increase .ranging from 7  to 11 percent.  BCGEU general secretary,  John L. Fryer said that 51 of  the union's 55 branches have  staged ratification meetings this  month. Results are still to come  from three branches.  He said 5,638 members voted  to reject the government's 1970  wage package and 1,735 voted  to accept it. Nearly 70 percent  of union members cast ballots  in the ratification vote and 76  percent of those voting favored  rejection of the increases.  Fryer said the union will' reopen wage discussions at a three  Vacation-foound? Then it's only natural that you'l be thinking of clothes���what outfit will  be appropriate where, which  fabrics will pack well and look  smart on arrival.  The Canadian Cotton Council  suggests that a good rule to follow in planning your vacation  wardrobe is divide and conquer.  Whether you're planning a long  weekend or a full-fledged vacation in the sun, divide your  wardrobe into sports separates  that multiply into a dozen different combinations. That way  you'll conquer the old question  of what to take and you'll ease  the packing problem too.  Build your capsule wardrobe  around basic elements like pants  and skirts then add a variety  of tops for spice. The same  slim pants that look trim and  tailored with a tunic go feminine when teamed with a voile  body skirt. Pants go to all extremes this summer���from short  A five man labor-management  WCB committee has been formed to review the Workmen's  Compensation Board accident  prevention regulations.   .  The committee, chaired by W  CB Commissioner R.B. Carpenter, will study the regulations  as amended March 1, 1966, and  advise the WCB of any necessary revisions an amendments.  Suggestions from management,  labor and the WCB accident prevention department will be invited during the course of the  review.  We've got the best brains in  British Columbia working on it.  said Mr. Capenter. We hope to  complete the job by the end of  the year.  On the committee with Mr.  Carpenter are John Hachey,  chairman, compensation, and  safety committee, B.C. Federation of labor;   Sam Brown, Re-  N NEW/  shorts to flairs.  Skirts are free-swinging, and  they're no longer one length.  They're apt to be referred to as  mini, longuette, or maxi. The  choice is yours. Choose pants  and skirts that are most becoming to you individually and concentrate on a basic color scheme  Summer's color spectrum ranges from misty pastels to stark  white..giving you plenty of leeway to mix and match colors to  your own tastes.  The most popular co-ordinated  sports sets are in cotton duck,  sailcloth, denim and cotton knits  Also firmly established as a seaside fashion is the short play  dress. It's skirted or culotted,  open-armed and easy -waisted.  Favored fabrics for play dresses are crisp white cotton duck  and pique. In choosing your  outfits for summer fun, play it  cool - - with cotton sportswear  that's strictly carefree and com  fortable.  HOWE SOUND 5, 10, 15 CENT STORE  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-9852  For All Your SEWING NEEDS, SIMPLICITY PATTERNS  D. G. DOUGLAS VARIETY & PAINTS  McCall's Patterns, Laces, Remnants & Singer Supplies  Sunnycrest Plaza, Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-2615  TASEILA SH0PPE  FOR YOUR YARDGOODS ���Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-9331  MAY'S SEWIKG CHiTM  Yardgoods, Drapery, Simplicity Patterns, White Machines  Phone 885-2313  GILMORE'S  VARIETY SHOP  SEWING NEEDS, BUTTERICK PATTERNS���Sechelt, Ph. 885-9343  search director, Teamsters'  Joint Council No. 36; W.M. Scot-  ty Allison, director of injury  control, Council of Forest Industries of B.C. and J.A. Gray,  assitant manager, personnel,  Cominco Ltd., representing the  Canadian Manufacturers' association.  If the Workmen's Compensation board approves the proposed rivision of the regulations  the new version will be circulated to all groups concerned, and  later discussed at public hearings before adoption. .  INTEREST IN  ZONING  Gibsons and District Chamber  om Commerce has taken an in-  teres in he Regional Board's  zoning under area planning and  have requesed that a representative of the chamber attend a  Regional board planning meeting. At the recent meeting of  the Regional board is was arranged that a chamber be invited to sit in.  Young dancers  entertain OAP  The monthly meeting of Gibsons OAP organization was held  in the Health Center hall G?ib-  sons, Monday, April 20 with a  good attendance. Each meeting  new members are welcomed and  attendance is steadily growing.  Everyone is welcome to join  and enjoy pleasant companionships.  After the meeting the members were entertaind by a group  of young girls, pupils of Mrs. Di-  anne Laird. They, carried out sev  eral pretty Scottish dances and  the Mexican Hat Dance. A  hearty vote of thanks was given  to Mrs. Laird and her charming  little dancers who were Geral-  dine Fyles, Colleen Hoops, Joanne Laird and Lynn Wheeler.  Mrs. W. Warren played for com-  Coast News, May 6, 1970.        3  munity singing.  The organization extends  grateful thanks to all who at-  ended their Spring Tea. on April  10. The general public is always  welcome at these affairs as  your support is always appreciated.  The following Visiting Comit-  tee would welcome contact if  any pensioners are in need of  this service: Mr. E. Davies 886-  2084, Mrs. E. Swan 886-2072 and  Mrs. D. Drummond 886-7442.  MUST CONSIDER (OBJECTORS  Direcor Tyner of the Regional District board raised the ques  tion of objection to applications  under the Land Act at the recent board meeting. The board  decided that where such an objection is raised that instructions be given the field nspec-  tor without fail contact the objector and ascertain his reasons.  THE FESTIVAL OF SPORTS ON  VANCOUVER ISLAND  CENTRAL SAANICH  M. 1. Craig  "Strawberry Festival"  May 30-31  ,  Polo  ****lnternational  May 30-31  COURTENAY  Bowling  **5 & .10 Pin   .  May 16-17  Herb Bradley  Golf  **Cen. "103!' Open  May 30-31  Soccer  **Senior Invitational  May 16-17  DUNCAN/CROFTON  Mrs. G. B. Barnes Equestrian  ****Pacific Northwest  May 29-31  Indian Sports  ***81st Annual Corpus  *  Christi  May 9-10  Track & Field  ***George Pearkes Invit.  May 17  LONG BEACH  Surfing  ***Victoria vs. Vancouver  May 16-18  NANAIMO  Bowling  **5 & 10 Pin  May 16-17  W. McGregor  Cycling  **Senior, Junior &  May 24 &  Novice  31  Golf  **Mid-lsland Junior  May 18  Tennis  **Area Eliminations  May 23-30  Yachting  **Georgia Str. Regatta  May 16-17  PORT ALBERNI  Waterpolo  ****National Champ.  **lnvitational  May 16-18  J. C. Williamson  Swimming  May 30-31  QUALICUM BEACH  "  Golf  **Victoria Day Tourn.  May -16-18     ���  SAANICH  Cycling  ***Open Senior & Junio-  May 30  M. 1. Craig  ��  SHAWNIGAN LAKE  Daryl Sturdy  Rowing  **Senior & Junior Invii.  May 30  VICTORIA  Rugby  ****lnternational Tour  May 16-18  M. 1. Craig  Yachting  ****Swiftsure Classic  May 30-31  Track & Field  ***B.C. High School Fina  Archery  **lnvitational  May 24  Bowling  **Golden Age 5 Pin  May 14  Cricket  **Special Exhibition  May 18  ���  Cycling  **Nanaimo to Victoria  May 24  Golf  **Victoria City Junior  **John Merriman  May 30  Memorial Open  May 31  Tennis  **Zone- Eliminations  May 23-30  Yachting  **Victoria Yacht Club  May 22-27  Cricket  Union Club vs.  Vancouver Club  Canoe Jousting  World Championships  Key:  "regional events  '"provincial events     '"major events involving  contestants from out of province   Italics indicate ancillary programs.  THE FIRST ANNUAL  BRITISH COLUMBIA FESTIVAL OF SFORTS  Sponsored by the amateur sports  organizations of the province and the  GOVERNMENT OF BRITISH COLUMBIA  Department of Travel Industry  W. K. Kiernan, Minister  R. B. Worley, Deputy Minister  May 16-June 1  or Festival Calendar of Events write to: -,_  3RITISH COLUMBIA SPORTS FEDERATION,  1200 West Broadway, Vancouver 9, B.C., Canada  Send this coupon  for complete  calendar of events  NAME  ADDRESS 4  Coant News, May 6, 1970.       fJQ^   WANTED   (Confd)  COAST NEWS CLASSIFIED ADS  .   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.  Phone   886-2622  COMING EVENTS  TWILIGHT  THEATRE  GIBSONS,  B.C.  Wed., Thur., Fri.,     May 6, 7 8  8 p.m.  HOW TO COMMIT MARRIAGE  Bob Hope, Jackie Gleason  and Jane Wyman  Sat., & Mon., May 9 & 11 at 8  Sun., May 10 at 7  CARRY ON UP THE KHYBER  COMING  PLAY DIRTY  CHANGE OF MEETING  May 25, Mon., 2 p.m., O.A.P.O.  regular meeting, Health Centre,  Gibsons. -���.  MARRIAGES  Mr. and Mrs. John Haddock, of  Madeira Park, BjC., are pleased to announce the forthcoming  marriage of their daughter, Shirley Joan, to Const. Garry Van  Zant, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd  Van Zant, Little Current, Ontario. The wedding to take place  May 30th, 7:00 p.m., at Chown  Memorial United Church, Vancouver, B.C.  CARD OF THANKS  We wish to thank our friends,  neighbors and relatives for  cards, flowers and acts of kindness in our bereavement in the  loss of a loving husband and father. Special thanks to Dr. H.-F.  Inglis, the nurses of St. Mary's  Hospital, the Harvey Funeral  Home and the Rev. Dennis Morgan.  ���Mrs. Clare -Chamberlin and  family.  Mr. and Mrs. A. L. McKay, 1375  Gower    Point   Road,    Gibsons,  have only lived at the above address  for  two  years,   although  frequent summer visitors previously. Since January, it has been  an  unfortunate  period  for McKay's  health,  culminating in a  two month spell in  St.  Paul's.  To  me,   the   number of  cards,  flowers and enquiries made before   and   since   arriving home  recently, seems astonishing, and  this must cover for those not immediately  thanked,   which   was  not always possible. To the various groups, associations and individuals we both say a true and  ���sincere thank you, and feel that  the Sunshine Coast is truly nam  ed.  10ST  AVz mo. old Husky type puppy,  golden color. Lower Roberts  Creek road, May 3. Children's  pet.  Phone   886-7208.  HELP WANTED  House Keeper-Cook, 3 pm to  7 p.m. approx. No children.  Good wages and benefits. P.O.  Box 175,  Gibsons  YUKON  ���  CANADA  Job Research Service offers  OPPORTUNITY  PROSPECTUS  for Yukon area. Excellent  Data & Information for individuals considering Re-Location & Employment.  For   complete  information  write:  JOB RESEARCH  SERVICE LIMITED  Box 1281, Whitehorse, Yukon.  WORK WANTED  Male high school student desires  odd jobs for summer and weekends. Experienced. Phone 886-  7164.  Window Cleaning, General yard  clean up.   Call Denis,  886-2377.  We do alterations and repairs.  We clean suede & leather jackets.   PENINSULA   CLEANERS.  Gibsons   Phone  886-2200.  Oil stoves cleaned and adjusted.  Phone 886-2839.  Do you require bookkeeping,  statements, balance sheets, and  personal income tax? Phone  RRfi-9331.  Heavy duty rotovator for hire.  Phone 886-2897.  TREE SERVICE? ���then check  this:  Trees felled, limbed topped or  pruned.  TV antennas set in trees.  Free estimates-sensible rates.  Guaranteed, insured work.  PEARLESS TREE SERVICES  885 2109  Painting and decorating. Reason  able rates, free estimates. Ph.  886-9684.  Backhoe available. Water lines  and septic tanks installed- Ph.  886-2231 days, 886-2171 evenings.  Experienced drywall, accoustic  & textured ceilings, now in Gibsons area, and serving the Sunshine Coast. Free, estimates.  Fast service. Phone G&W Dry-  wall. 886^2402.  VERNON & SON BULLDOZING  Land clearing with  clearing blade  Grading and Excavating  Competent work,  Service  Satisfaction Guaranteed  Phone 886-2887  MISC. FOR SALE  1968 Norton, 750 C.C., 8000  miles. D. J. Carmichael, Ph. 886  2572 8 am. to 5 pm.  Propane gas stove complete.  Suitable for summer cottage.  886-2888.       ,-.  New and used "Chain Saws *  Cedar Froes  17 inch Color TV  All kinds of Fishing Tackle  Earl's in Gibsons  886-9600  Apt. sized pool table; 12 ft. boat;  vanity and bench; boy's bike.  886-7735.  Brand new set of electric hair  curlers, cost $25, for $10. Phone  886-7792. ���  Square oak table, 6 chairs; colonial table; Helen, Curtis hair  dryer; large oil heater; table  lamp. Phone 886-2916.  Knechtel original 9 piece dining  suite, beautiful finish; goose  down pillows and comforter;  man's new cardigan and dress  shirts, large, neck 17. Phone  886-2059.  BEDDING PLANTS  LARGE ASSORTMENT  Also FERTILIZERS,  PEAT MOSS, etc  etc.  WYNGAERT   ENTERPRISES  Gibsons 886-9340   i   Enterprise oil range and Frigid-  aire clothes dryer. Phone 886-  9372.  Studio couch and continental  bed. Please phone 885-9469 after  5 p.m.  Small cement mixer, good motor, good tires. Al shape. Phone  886-2174.  Moving. Everything must go.  Household goods and clothing.  1546 S. Fletcher Rd., Gibsons.  Pt. 886-7409  Just arrived at ���  MURRAYS GARDEN &  PET SHOP  a full range of bedding plants,  including tomato and vegetable  plants.  Rhododendron   sale. continues  Come and brouse in our outdoor garden  shop.  Gower Point Road    886-2919  "" 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   IF IT'S SUITS - IT'S MORGANS  885-9330, Sechelt  FARM FRESH EGGS  PURE  UNPASTURIZED HONEY  Always Available  WYNGAERT ENTERPRISES  Gibsons 886-9340  Used electric and gas ranges,  also oil ranges. C & S Sales, Ph.  885-9713.  Secheit.  SPORTING GOODS   .  Hardware and appliances  Where your dollar has more-  cents  EARL'S IN GIBSONS  886-9600  WANTED  Small fibreglass dinghy required. Phone 886-7005 after 6 p.m.  Outboard day tank; light dinghy;  water barrels and light utility  trailer. Phone 885-9469 after 5  p.m.  VOTE YES MAY 7  on School Referendum 10  CARS, TRUCKS FOR SALE  1969 Javelin, fully equipped. 17,-  000 mile's. $3400. 886-2408.  BARGAIN  Automatic PONTIAC 4 door sedan. 1960 LAURENTIAN model  in   first   class   condition.  C.  P.   BALLENTINE  886-2559    "  '59 Dodge pickup, long box.  Good condition. $325 cash. 886-  7103.  Private. 1964 Plymouth Fairy  convertible. 383, 4 barrels, new  Walker exhaust. $200 down, $50  per month. Phone 886-74S2.  '55 Chev sedan delivery. Al  mechanical $75.-Ph. 886-9984.  '60 Chev 6 std. Good mechanical  condition. Offers. 886-9379 after  6 p.m.  SUNSHINE COAST REAL ESTATE  BOATS FOR SALE  12 ft. cMnker boat with Briggs  & Stratton inboard engine. $200.  Phone 886-7461.  17 ft. Deep V clinker hull boat  with near new 65 hp. Mercury  motor and electric controls. Extras include wrap around windshield, convertible top, 2 gas  tanks, oars and anchor. Phone  886-2659 after 5:30 p.m.  19' boat with 40 and 18 Evinrude, plywood and fibreglass.  $550 cash. Phone 886-2487.  16' plywood boat, Vz cabin, plus  Ford V8 flathead motor, full  price   $125.   Phone   886-9957.  ., For complete information on  Marine, Industrial and Liability  insurance; claims and adjustments, contact Captain W. Y.  Higgs, Marine Consultant, Box  339, Gibsons. Phones 886-9546.  and 885-9425.  ANNOUNCEMENTS  Jewellery   and   Watch   Repairs  on premises.   Sechelt  Jewellers  Phone 885-2421.  Alcoholics Anonymous. Phone  886-2979 or 885-9327 Mr. & Mrs.  885-2355 after 5 p.m.  For membership of explosive re  quirements contact C. Day 886-  2051 Lockyer Rd. Howe Sound  Farmers Institute, Stumping or  ditching powder, dynamite, electric or regular caps, prima-  cord, etc.  COMPRESSED AIR  SERVICE FOR  Skindivers' and Firemen's  3.ii* tcLnks  SKINDrVERS AVAILABLE  FOR SALVAGE WORK  MARINE  ACCESSORIES  Paint, fibreglass, rope, canvas,  boat hardware  WALT  NYGREN   SALES  LTD.  Gibsons, 886-9303  PETS  Poodles, grooming, clipping.  Years of experience Phone 886-  2601.  FUELS  Alder, $6 per Vz ton pickup load  Manure,  $5 per load. 886-9567.  Cordwood for sale, by load or  contract. Phone Dave, 886-2580  after ( 5 p.m.  COAL & TOTEM LOGS  Don't get caught like you did  last year  PRATT ROAD  AUTO WRECKERL-  Drumhelier Lump  Drumheller Egg  Heatglow Briquettes  Phone 886-9535  CONSTRUCTION  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Sechelt.  Phone 885-2283  Everything tor your  building needs  WANTED TO RENT  NOTICE TO LANDLORDS  The Board of School Trustees  of School District No. 46 (Sechelt) invites proposals from  interested parties for the provision of Board Administration  offices on a rental basis.  Minimum space requirements  would be 2400 sq. ft. but 3600  sq, ft, is desirable. Proposals  marked "Board Office Proposal" will be received up to 12 o'  clock noon May 21, 1970. J.S.  Metzler Secretary���Treasurer  Box 220, Gibsons, B.C.  COZY CORNER, GIBSONS:  Lovely 2 bedroom well kept  house on highway. Parking  space in front. Road going in  ait back. Panelled throughout.  F.P. $12,600.  886-2481  CHASTER ROAD: Well built 2  bedroom house with no supporting inner walls. Easy to add on  or convert. Bright sunny kitchen, 3.66 acres of nice treed  land, 1 acre cleared. Fenced  vegetable garden, chicken house  and workshop. F.P. $20,000 with  $14,000 down.  886-2481  ROSAMUND ROAD: 1 acre with  137 R.F., ready to build under  nice trees. Some light brush.  Was cleared once except for enhancing trees. F.P. $3600.  886-2481  DO YOU WAJSfT TO BUILD?  If you have $3,000 you can build  the home of your choice, in Gibson Heights. We have mortgages. Drop in and see us today.  886-2481  GIBSONS VILLAGE: Well built  conventional style house in good  residential area, convenient to  all amenities, no hills to climb,  view location, close to beaches.  Two bedrooms, comb, living-  dining room, good kitchen, modern bathroom, and finished  basement, could be suite, rec  room or ? AO heat, 220 wiring,  has own water system $2 per  year. $15,500 FP or $16,500 on  terms.  886-2481  GIBSONS VILLAGE: A real  family home on two view lots,  garden area loaded with fruit  trees. Large LR, kitchen, one  bedroom and bathroom, plus  finished attic for extra accomodation. Full bsmnt with inside  steps, could be used for extra  BR. $14,500 FP with $7,000 down  on terms.  886-2481  WATERFRONT: Roberts Creek.  Well kept property with terrific  view over the gulf. One BR  house nicely decorated, with sun  porch, well kept. Extra building  on lot, could be guest house,  rental cottage. $18,500 FP.  886-2481  Make use of our factual, on the  job, information about Sunshine  Coast real estate, We personally investigate everything we advertise in this area-  886-2481  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  Real Estate & Insurance  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  GIBSONS, B.C. Ph. 886-2481  Richard F. Kennett  Notary Public  Evenings:  Jack White, 886-2935  Ken Crosby 886-2098  Jay Visser, 885-2300  Selma Park: Here's your opportunity to own that waterfront  home you have always wanted.  Completely remodeled 3 bdrm.  cottage in natural setting, ���, and ��  with a view hard to beat. All  electric. Deep plush w-w in bed-  rms. Corridor type kitchen,  bright dining/ area. Franklin  fireplace in attractive living  room. Listed at only $27,000 on  terms.  Gibsons: Ideal homesite level  95' x 190' lot in good location.  Only $2,500.  None finer, 100'xl32' view lot,  all services available, $3,000.  Delightful 4 room cottage, with  partial bsmt. Aoil heat, wired  for range etc. Only $6,000 down  and you can walk into this furnished little gem.  FARM IT! DEVELOP IT! SUBDIVIDE IT! Or, just enjoy it as  a country estate. 20 beautiful  acres, 5 cleared. Comfortable  4 room cottage, new 16 x 24  workshop. Has to be seen to appreciate the many possibilities.  Price and terms are attractive.  K. BUTLER REALTY LTD.  ALL TYPES  OF INSURANCE  Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 886-2000  MEMBER  MULTIPLE LISTING  SERVICE  COAST NEWS WANT ADS  ARE BEST SELLERS  MacGREGOR PACIFIC REALTY  LTD.  Branch Office Gibsons  Sunshine  Coast, Highway  opposite Fletcher Rd.  886-7244  ROBERTS CREEK: Hanberry  Rd., two acres of the best soil  around. Has been fed organic  fertilizer for years. Three rm.  house arid several outbuildings on the property. Estate  sale, open for bids.  GIBSONS: 100 ft. of waterfront  on Gower Point Rd. Vz acre  fenced green grass. Elevation  approx. 60 ft. Several hundred  ft. from the roadway. Two  very well maintained cabins.  Very good water supply and  septic tank ready for large  house. $19,000.  WEST SECHELT: Space age  modern. The ultimate in well-  planned convenience. This  brand new 1465 sq. ft. house,  plus full basement, has L  shaped living-dining room with  indirect lighting, master bedroom , with en suite plumbing,  two bedrooms and bathroom,  two fireplaces, two patios, carport, wall to wall carpets  throughout, oil furnace. Situated on a large corner lot.  Terms  negotiable  on1 $32,000.  GIBSONS: Bargain for large  family. Well built, large, traditionally styled 1700 sq. ft.  house, designed by owner to  give maximum privacy to individual family members. This  surprising three storey house  has: 24x20 living room with  granite fireplace and picture  window over looking Howe  Sound, separate dining room,  wood panelled family room,  three main floor bedrooms,  one upstairs bedroom, basement - workshop, electric heat  throughout. Terms on $22,000.  PENDER HARBOUR: 23 scenic  acres along the highway.  . Frontage 1400 ft. Several beautiful bluffs and a good stream.  Average depth is 650 ft. Elevation approx. 20 ft. above highway.  LANGDALE: Make your dollar  stretch, investigate the possibilities of obtaining a lot in  our subdivision. The price of  $2350 will not go down like  the Dow-Jones:  Sales, JACK WARN 886-2681 res.  PETER AELBERS 886-2991 res.  WEST SECHELT: Large 4 brm.  house on two acres of land.  Stream through property. Good  water supply. Carport, driveway  Workshop bldg. A-o heat, 220 wir  ing. Lovely fireplace. Very close  to school. F.P. $30,000, $16,500  down. Offers.  GIBSONS VILLAGE: We offer  a very comfortable, compact,  older type home, situated on a  quiet street. Elect, heat, elect,  h-w. Has own water supply Lot  50x120. 2 br. Would suit retired  couple or single person. Full  price $10,000. Offers considered.  Seclusion with comfort and  convenience: 9 acres with three  bedroom home, gardens and outbuildings. House fully insulated,  fireplace in living room, el. heat  Good private water supply. $23,-  000 terms, $22,000 cash.  Four-bedroom home in Gibsons, view, large landscaped lot,  a most attractive family home:  $24,000 full price.  SELMA PARK: Very large 5  bedroom home on hwy across  from beach. Two good revenue  cottages on property. This is a  good investment with spacious  living for a large family. Full  price only $25,000.  SELMA PARK: Beautiful 3 bedroom home, compact, cozy with  lovely landscaped grounds.  Large WATERFRONT lot. Priced at only $27,000 with $13,500  down. SEE THIS TODAY.  BUSINESSES, LOTS, ACREAGE  MEMBER ��� MULTIPLE  LISTING SERVICE  EWART McMYMN REALTY  Phone 886-2248  Box 238 Gibsons, B.C.  Notary Public  E.  McMynn,  886-2500  Do Wortman, 886-2393  Vince Prewer 886-9359  Mrs. L. Girard, 886-7760  Desirable waterfront retirement  home on Franklin Road, Gibsons  Stucco exterior, electric heat,  and tank, fireplace, combination  living and diningroom, 2 bedrooms, compact kitchen and utility room. Clear title. $16,000  cash. Phone 886-9520.  GIBSONS ��� Cosy two bedroom  bungalow, fireplace, A-o heat.  On level 2.15 acres suitable for  subdivision. Near shops and  schools. $22,000 ��� terms.  939  Well maintained two bedroom  bungalow with small basement  suite. Landscaped, fenced lot;  lovely view. Only half block to  stores. $12,800 ��� terms.       1558  Charming two bedroom home.  Large panelled livingroom, fireplace. Sundeck. Expansive view  of Howe Sound. $13,500 1527  Twenty nine acres, southerly  slope with view of Georgia  Strait. Good water supply. Three  bedroom dwelling, also two room  cottage. Close to Gibsons. $37,000  offers. 1470  Two bedroom home on large  residential lot.. Fenced; beautifully landscaped and well sheltered. Good water supply. Short  drive to village. $15,000 ��� terms  1155  WILSON CREEK ��� Large residential lot. On water line. Close  to beach.  $3,500.        - 1553  Agencies Ltd.  Realty & Insurance  Gibsons  Marine Drive  Box 369  886-7015  Sechelt  Cowrie St.  Box 155  885-2235  Call C. R Gathercole  Phone 886-7015.  Peter Smith  Phone 885-9463.   ,  Member Multiple Listing Services of Vancouver Real Estate  Board.  WATERFRONT LOT ��� Gibsons  fully serviced with beach and  sheltered moorage, $8,000.  SEMI^WATEKFRONT   LOTS���  Choice, fully serviced in several  Pender Harbor   locations. Ideal  for retirement and the  sportsman. Prices from $2,500.  GIBSONS LOTS ��� Large, fully  serviced and centrally located,  from   $2,750.  5 ACRES���Well treed with creek  and over 260 feet highway front  age,  $7,000.  10 ACRES ��� Beautifully treed,  south slope with over 600 feet  road frontage. Perfect homesite  with excellent potential for subdivision,  $12,500.  27 ACRES ��� Secluded, level and  parklike with meandering year  round creek. Only $725 per acre.  FINLAY REALTY LTD.  Call Frank Lewis  or  Morton Mackay at  886-9900, eves.  886-7088  Gibsons  Coquitlam  IDEAL 60' WATERFRONT  PROPERTY  Beautiful 3 bdrm home on  Cochrane road, complete with  rec. room, huge liv. room with  fantastic view, white rock fireplace, equals 1600 sq. ft. of living space. Countless extras with  this home which comes completely furnished including boat  and motor. Bring all offers and  live on the beach this summer  iin cotaHp'lete Qomfort. Brenda  Herrin 437-3567 or 299-0231. Wall  & Redekop.  9.75 ACRES  FOR  $6500  DOWN  This includes a full bsmt 7  yr. old home on village water  with extra plbg, hardwood floors  heatilator fireplace, R.I. rec.  room, new furnace & many extras. No. mortgage problem here  as purchaser can assume existing mortgage at 4,% below current rate and vendor will help  in financing. Pyts under $200  per mo., low taxes and a terrific land investment. Inquire to  Brenda Herrin, Wall & Redekop,  437-3567 or 299-0231.  PROPERTY FOR SALE  WHY PAY MORE?  Semi-waterfront. Cute 2 bedroom  post and beam, nicely set on  wooded acre of level garden soil  Good water supply with all  modern conveniences. Reduced  to $14,800 full price. 5 miles  from Sechelt. PHONE COLLECT  to Mrs, McFadden, 112-879-7571  (or please leave your number).  A. E. AUSTIN & Co. Ltd.  112-879-7571  Cleared building lot on Rosamund Road, Gibsons. Good for  trailer or house. Phone 886-2762  MORE on P.5 PROPERTY FOR SALE  2 waterfront lots near Langdale'  Ferry. Phone 112^-327-2961 or  apply 5880 Dumfries, Vancouver,  15.  " ~        RUSTIC  WITH MODERN COMFORT  3 bedroom log house on 9 wooded acres in West Sechelt. Beamed cathedral ceiling, fireplace  in large living room, all electric  kitchen, workshop and studio or  guest room in separate building.  Large garden with greenhouse,  fruit trees. $23,000. Ph. 885-2871.  House on Abbs Road Gibsons.  Lovely view. Main floor, 3 bedrooms, very large kitchen with  black walnut cupboards and  breakfast nook, dining room and  living room with large white  flagstone fireplace, vanity bathroom, rec room also has fireplace. Room for possible suite  in basement. Phone days 885-  2818, evenings 886-2600.  2 bedroom house on 2 view lots,  1721 Glen Road, Gibsons. F.P.  $10,000 cash. Phone 886-9844 after 5 p.m.  HORRENT  3 bedroom house 20-25' panelled'  living room, cut stone fireplace,  large kitchen arid dinette with  bar. Automatic oil heat. Centrally located near schools. Phone  886-9941 days, 886-2791 evenings.  Modern fully furnished 1 bedroom suite, garage included,  central Gibsons. Phone 886-2688.  4 room cottage, modern, oil  range, close in Older couple or  single pensioner only. $60. 886-  2838.  Mobil Home space available.  Sunshine Coast Trailer Park.  Phone 886-9826.  Clean redecorated apartments,  furnished or unfurnished, available now in Seaside Plaza; Under new management. Phone  or 886-7240.  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,  Hopkins   Landing,   Phone   886-  2861. 'V  BEST ACCOMMODATION  IN GIBSONS  MAPLE^ CRESCENT  NEW DELUXE APAKTMENT  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  ���ost. - Phone 886-2905  LOFFMARK COMING  The minister of health, Hon.  Ralph Loffmark will visit St.  Mary's Hospital on May 11 between 10 and 11:30 a.m., A..  Wagemakers, hospital administrator announced Tuesday  Worthy Matron installed  On Thursday,    Mrs.    Gladys  Booker, of Roberts Creek, was  installed  as Worthy Matron  of  Mt. Elphinstone Chapter, No. 69  OES, with the impressive rites  Of the order. Her installing officer was Mrs. Zoe Eades, P.M.  Her flowers    were    carnations,  sent to her by her daughter.  Mrs.   Winnogene Kirkham, P  GM.  of Vancouver, was installing officer with  assistance  of  past matrons, for the rest of the  officers. They are:  Worthy patron,  John Donnelly,  PP.;  associate matron, Mrs. L.  Bryson;   associate patron,  E.J.  Shaw, PP; Mesdames Margaret  Hauka, Bessie Shaw, PM, Ruth  Harrison, Wilma Sim, Margaret  Trueman,.   Dorothy    Aitch'ison,  PM.,  Eleanor     White,     Emily  Quigley, PM., star points: Nancy Douglas;  Jean Whitla;   Kay  Franske  PM.,   Caryl   cameron;  and    Mary    Gordon:     Sentinel,  Robt. Quigley, PP.  The ladies in the corps wore  lovely corsages of violets and  carnations, flowers chosen by  Mrs. Booker for her year.  The Melville perpetual pin  was presented to Mrs. Booker  by the retiring worthy matron,  Mrs. Alice Hough, and she received from Mr. E.J. Shaw, on  behalf of Mr. Alex Harbinson,  a neighbor at Roberts Creek before moving to Esquimau, a  hand made mahogany gavel.  Mrs. Hough was presented  with her past matrons  pin  by  ;V  SORRY  we forgot your invitation,  but please come anyhow  to see  HOW TO COMMIT  MARRIAGE  Starring Bob Hope  Jackie Gleason, Jane Wyman  Wed., Thurs., Fri.  May 6, .7, 8  ALSO  CARRY ON  UP THE KHYBER  Sat May 9, 2 & 8 p.m.  Sun., May 10,7 p.m.  Mon., May 11, 8 p.m.  TWILIGHT THEATRE  GIBSONS  ���<"  BEDDING  PLANTS  TOMATOES  GERANIUMS  CAULIFLOWER  FUCHSIA  CABBAGE  BROCCOLI  SPROUTS  *  ICE PLANTS  MARGARITES  SNAPS  STOCKS  CELERY  MARIGOLDS  CUCUMBER  PETUNIA  SQUASH  AGERATUM  etc.  SALVIA  CREEKSIDE GREENHOUSES  Phone 886-2421  North Rd.  ��  -a  cu  P5  Granthams  Mrs. Edna Fisher, PM, and  was the recipient of a charming  addenda put on by her officers  and a gift of china.  Of all the artistic table decorations which have graced the  banquet room in the Masonic  Hall, none .has surpassed that  which Mrs. Doris Drummond,  PM, and Mrs. Margaret True-  man arranged for this occasion.  Ivy sprays ran the length of  the tables, dotted with tiny roses.  and harboring at intervals gilded birdcages in miniature,  complete  with  tiny birds.  St. George tea  Bright sunshine greeted the .  many guests who came to the  Parish Hal of St. Aidan's Anglican Church, Roberts Creek,  Friday, April 24. for the annual  St. George's Day Tea, honoring  St. George, Patron Saint of Eng  land.  A red rose bud, the emblem  flower of England, was pinned  on the coat of each guest as  they entered and were welcomed by Mrs. A.M. Harper,  president of the Anglican  Church Women.  Mrs. Charles Merrick, a member of the United Church in Rob  erts Creek, opened the tea with  a few gracious words, expressing pleasure on behalf of all  the United Church Women that  occasions such as these drew  the two Churches together.  The hall was tastefully decorated with red roses, and on  each tea table was a posy of  spring -fowers and a small St.  George flag.  Mrs. R. Cumming was in  charge of the tea arrangements,  supported by Mesdames R.  Bernard, R. C. Hicks, J.R.  Marsh, D. Marshall, G.C. Newman and L. Thomas.  Home cooking was presided  over by Mrs. J. Matthews, Mrs.  G. Mould and Mrs. W. Dodman,  while Mr. and Mrs. L.C. Ben-  gough handled the plant stall.  Mrs. CD. Clough had a pretty  assortment of cards and Mrs.,  J.W.H. Sear held the receipts. >  The door prize was won by Mrs.  D.  Marshall. i-  Honor for son  A the top of the list of winners in the department of philosophy a Dalhousie University,  Halifax, N.S. is the name David  C. Gooding, only son of Mr.  and Mrs. Charles F. Gooding  of Davis Bay.  David will receive a-grant of  $2,400 to asist him in post graduate studies in philosophy. He  will receive hs B.A. on the honors program on May M.David is a graduate of Elphinstone Secondary school and  worked for several summers  with the B.C. Ferries. He has  many friends on the Sunshine  Coast.  ST. BART'S TEA  An enjoyable spring tea was  opened by Rev. Dennis Morgan  at St. Bart's church hall Friday  My 1 for which catering was  handled by the ACW. Guests  were surprised to have as a visitor, Hon. Isabel Dawson. Mrs.  E. Hutchins was winner of the  door prize.  WERE YOU MISSED?  Girl Guides who held their  Cookie drive last Saturday still  have some on hand and if you  happened to mave been missed  you can telephone 886-9663 or  886-9907.  NOTICE OF INTENTION  TO APPLY TO  LEASE LAND  In Land Recording District of  New Westminster B.C. and situate East- side of Sechelt Inlet.  Take notice that Arthur M.  Hauka, of Gibsons, B.C., occupation Electrician, intends to  apply for a lease of the following described lands:���  Commencing at a post planted  300' south and 100' east of the  S.E. corner of Lot 19; Lot 7148,  Group 1, N.W.D., thence 660'  east; thence 330' south; thence  660' west; thence 330' north  along existing road and containing five acres, more or less.  The purpose for which the  lease is required is homesite.  A. M. Hauka  Dated April 11, 1970.  May 6, 13, 20, 27.  REBEKAH BIRTHDAY  Three new members were initiated by Sunshine Rebekah  Lodge 82, Sechelt. They were  Mrs. Betty Beninger, Mrs. Del-  la Hardstadt and Mr. Harry  Reiter.  Plans  were formulated  for the annual birthday, party  when Sunshine lodge will be  eight years old.  Sister members at Lodge Arbutus in Gibsons and Tesquoit,  Powell River witlh their husbands will be invited along with  Sunshine Coast Lodge and Mal-  aspina. Other Assembly officers  who have a standing invitation  are expected. The date will be  May 27.  VOTE YES MAY 7  on School Referendum 10  Whether Her Tastes run to the Practical,  the Frivolous or the Luxurious  You'll find a  MOTHER'S DAY GIFT to suit her  at  GODDARD'S FASHION CENTRE  SUNNYCREST PLAZAr GIBSONS  PHONE 886-9543  PRICES ON PRESENT STOCK:  Golden Flow 160 pound pressure Plastic Water Pipe  W���17c per foot       ���       1"--21c per foot  C5 Watts Pressure Reducer and Strainer   ���   $23-00  C5 Watts Pressure Reducer and Strainer    ���-   $18.00  .  Canadian Made qualify goods at Competitive Prices  Special Discounts on Cash Sales  3/4  John Wood or Enterprise No. 30 Double Element Hot Water Tank - $94.00  25 Imperial Gal. .  When you want Cars you go to a Garage  When you want Furniture you go to a Furniture Store  When you want Lumber you go to a Lumber Yard  When you wanigPliimbing Supplies come to Us.  The Complete Plumbing Supply Business (Store) in this area  Estimates ��� Layout plans for Do-if-Yourselfers  ALL YOUR PLUMBING NODS  Peninsula Plumbing Ltd.  Phone 886-9533  zpt inrttoi, *****  <JLouLr��KLciLnz \JLo%L��t��  l��r��OrZ�� SS6-2325  John Harvey     &     Fred Stenner  Fresh Cut Flowers for all your arrangements  POTTED PLANTS FOR MOTHER'S DAY  GERANIUMS and GARDEN MUMS 95c per pot  Enchantment Lilies, Azaleas,  Pelargoniums,  Clevelandi  Mums, Roses, Glads. Disbuds, Tulips, Carnations, Snapdragons  Daisies, Iris, Hanging Baskets, Fuchsias Gardenias, Gloxinias  WORLD WIDE WIRE SERVICE" - Serving the Entire Sunshine Coast  With Qualify Flowers BINGO  THURSDAY  MAY 7  p.m. Sharp  NO GAMES IBS 1HAH $10  DOOR PRIZE $10  Winner must be in attendance  GIBSONS LEGION HALL  Sunshine Coast Highway  MRS. RITCHEY AT HOME  Friends of Mrs. Christine  Ritchey will be pleased to learn  she has returned home from St.  Mary's Hospital and would wel  come visits from her friends.  6        Coast News, May 6, 1970.  ROBERTS CREEK  (By MADGE NEWMAN)  Miss Wilma Deane, who spent  two years in Australia and New  Guinea, and now is nursing in  Mt. St. Joseph Hospital, Vancouver, was a visitor to the  Sunshine Coast during the  week.  Mr. and Mrs. O. Watson have  returned to their home in Oregon after spending 3 weeks here  on a camping trip.  Mr. and Mrs. Ken' Dalgleish,  from Santa Barbara, who are  preparing to move to their new  premises on Crow Road, were  in Vancouver at the week end  where Mr. Dalgleish had a playing engagement. He is an accomplished musician.  Guests of Mrs. Gladys Booker  are her brother and his wife,  Mr. and Mrs. S. Davies, of Edmonton.  Visiting Mr. and Mrs. L. O.  Blackthorn are newly weds Jim  and Sandra Windol, married last  month in Australia. They plan  to fly to England before returning to their home in Melbourne.  VOTE YES MAY 7      on School Referendum 10  Who's got spark  plugs designed  to last the life  of an outboard?  They're Mercury's new Perma-Gap spark plugs.1  Under normal conditions, they'll last the life of  any 1970 Merc. Hard to believe? Sure. But a  new super-tough center electrode���with a melting point of 6,000 degrees���makes it happen.  It resists hot-spark erosion so you'll go season  after season without a tune-up... eliminate  rough idling and pre ig n ition... start quicker,  run faster and troll smoother year after year.  Perma-Gap: The new "lifetime" spark plug that  can make you forget about spark plugs! Only  from Mercury. Only from us. Come see.  ANDY  CAPP  OFF TO JAPAN  Miss Jean Robertson, former  Elphinstone Secondary school  commerce teacher for several  years has been appointed a missionary to Japan by the United  Church Board of World Mission.  She is one of 27 appointed. After leaving Elphinstone she was  a commerce teacher at Chili-  wack and was a former secretary at Naramata, a United  Church teaching institution.  OUTBOARDS  Smitty's Boat Rentals and Marina  GIBSONS ��� Phone 886-7711  Chain Saw Centre  SECHELT ��� Phone 885-9626  Haddock's Cabana Marina  MADEIRA PARK ��� Phone 883-2248  LETTERS  L  Editor:. Our school trustees  have called for a referendum on  May 7, to vote for capital expenditure of about $329,000 mainly to  replace our portable classrooms  with permanent structures. The  trustees are to be congratulated  in at long last successfully persuading Victoria to end the  waste of public funds for temporary stop gap solutions, for  which we had to spend close  to $100,000 during the last four  years mostly from local tax levies and without having any  Lasting advantage from such expenditure.  Therefore it makes good sense  for this reason alone to get behind our trustees and vote yes  quite apart from an urgent need  to acquire and develop school  sites, which we are also asked  to approve in the referendum  and which also merits our full  support.  ��� Frank and Mary West  at Christmas Seal campaign  time and their continued co-operation and understanding if  our programs are to be successful.  Thomas   Gowan,   president.  Editor: Port Mellon Hospital  auxiliary members express their  thanks for Coast News coverage  of the fashion show and the attention it received.  We were certainly highly satisfied with the attendance and  very happy that so many people  wanted to help their hospital.  ���Elsie Willis  Editor: Gibsons Hospital auxiliary thanks you for your consideration pertaining to the open  ing of our new Mini Thrift shop.  It has been a real -success. Your  ikindhess was greatly appreciated. ���Mrs. A. Whiting  Editor: May I add my voice  to those supporting our School  Board in it's presentation to the  voters of Referendum 10. It has  been clearly explained that only  emergency measures are allowed at this time by the department of education.  .The board has diligently applied it's efforts to the (our)  problem, and the bare essentials  of housing in the referendum,  should make it clear to all voters that any criticism on  grounds of "frills" is not valid  I trust that a realization that  this in an emergency will cause  voters to give priority to the  matter, and that they will affirm their belief in our young  and those dedicated to serving  them. ���E.H. Burritt  Editor: I think it might be of  interest to many of your readers  to know who won the raffle of  the waterfront property on  South Pender Island, tickets for  which were sold on behalf of  the Save the Children Fund. The  draw was on. March 25.  It was won by Mr. CM. Bry-  enton of 48A Avenue Langley  B.C. His ticket number was 15  015 and was sold to him by Mr.  Perry, also of Langley.  , The raffle raised over $12,000  which will be used to build a vocational school in Pusan, South  Korea", and I thank everyone  who bought a ticket. Sorry you  could not all win!  Special thanks should be extended to the generous donor of  the land Mrs. Craddock of South  Pender Island who made this  raffle possible. ���J.Hind  Smith  Editor:   The  B.C.  Tuberculosis Christmas Seal Society wishes you to know how much the  assitance given by your paper  is  appreciated and how  much  this contributes to the success  of not only our annual Christmas Seal campaign but our programs which continue oh a year  around basis. This letter expres-  es the sincere thanks of the Society   for  your   immeasurable  help.  For your information Christmas Seals around B.C. raised  $410 thousand this year about $6  thousand dollars below our target. The society is deeply grateful for the support given by British Columbians.  Through the Operation Doorstep surveys, research, health  education, new equipment, and  grants to health centres, Christmas Seal dollars donated work  throughout the year to fight tuberculosis, which strikes more  than 500 persons each year in  B.C., and to open new doors  into the world of respiratory  diseases such as emphysema  and chronic bronchitis which  handicap increasing numbers  each year.  Without the public spirited policy of your paper and the dedication of your staff, our work  could not continue as we must  have the support of the public  Action sought  Director   J.H. Tyner,   representing Pender Harbor area on  the Regional. District board is  sticking to his objective to get  a   medical'  clinic.   During  last  Friday's meeting of the Regional District Hospital board he en  quired whether there had been  ���any recent amendments to the  Hospital "act covering such clinics. He learned there were none.  He also found there had been  no reply to an  earlier board  letter, covering the same, to the  hospitals minister.. So he sug-  gesed another letter be sent and  if there was still no answer he  would request the specified area  technique,  as he termed it, to  see what could be done.  INFORMATION WANTED  Annual requisitions from the  Regional' District board and the  Regional Hospital District were  held up by Gibsons council at  its April 28 meeting in order  that it get more detailed information   on both.  The Regional District srequisi-   v  tion totalled $3,291 and the Hospital District    $3,561.  Both are  the taxation requisition required '-  by the Regional District as Gibsons taxation allotment,  SEEK WIDER COMMITTEE  The Regional board plans to  ask the minister of municipal  afairs that a representative  from B.C. Hydro and also the  Pollution Control board be appointed to join the Suranhine  Coast Regional District planning  committee.  For Real Estate on the  Sunshine Coast  K. CROSBY  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  Gibsons ��� 886-2481  INSTALLED FOR AS LOW AS $530  HEW STCTEMN  HEAT OUTLETS  %���  *\i  ~t>  rrix  ?% *  1?&  the versatile, new  EC3L-H  Mark: III  GAS HEATING  New heating comfort  for homes, restaurants, offices, shops, anywhere!  Wall furnace comfort without, costly installation. Stand it flush, to wall or recess it. Pours  heat out front and can be piped to rooms at  side or  back.  New season selector  Operates on low fire on mild days, high fire  in cold weather. Perfect automatic heating  on less fuel!  New trim styling  Always looks built-in. Vent cover hides the flue-  Finished in 2-tone cordovan and beige.  ��:��� ~-^i_.  on display now at  CANADIAN  PROPANE  __*___!__-���  STANDARD MOTORS, SECHELT  Phone S85-2350 VOTE YES MAY 7  on School Referendum 10  CHURCH SERVICES  ANGLICAN  St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons  8 a.m., 2nd, 4th and 5th Sunday  Holy Communion  11 a.m., Sunday School  11:15 a.m., 1st and 3rd Sundays  Holy Communion  2nd and 5th Sunday, Mattins  4th Sunday, Family Service  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  10 a.m., 2nd Sunday  Holy Communion  4th Sunday, Family Service  2:30 p.m., 1st, 3rd & 5th Sunday  Evensong  Joint Service 1st Sunday  (Alternating)  '        "~"~    UNITED  Gibsons United Church  11:15 a.m., Divine Service  9:30 a.m., Wilson Creek  2:15 p.m., Roberts Creek  PORT MELLON  1st, 3rd and 5th Sundays  9:15 a.m, Rev. R. D. Morgan  2nd and 4th Sundays  7:30 p.m., Rev. Jim Williamson.  BAPTIST  CALVARY BAPTIST  Park Rd., Gibsons  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  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  Member P.A.O.C.  886-9970  Highway and Martin Road  Sunday School 9:45 'a.m.  Morning Worship 11 a.m.  Evening Service 7:00 p.m.  Wed., Bible Study & Prayer  7:30 p.m.  Fri., Family Night Service  Rev. B. J. With  GLAD TIDINGS  Gower Point Road  886-2660  Sunday School, 10 a.m.  Morning Worship, 11 a.m.  WITH CHOIR AND SPECIALS  EVENING SERVICE, 7 p.m.  Testimony and Exhortation  Toes4ay      Service 7:00  With once a month Special  Evangelistic Service  PASSPORT PHOTOS  at the Coast News  Pollution inquiry  A public inquiry to ascertain  waste management and environmental control considerations  and measures necessary with re  gard to discharges originating  from the forest products industry wiE be held in Vancouver  on August 11, it was announced  today by the Honorable Ray  Williston, Minister of Lands,  Forests and Water Resources.  mmnamsHmmmmmiimmmmmm  Demand keeps  beef price high  By the Economics Branch,  Canada Department of  Agriculture  BEEF:  With demand and consumer   preference   continuing  strong, prices can be expected  to be firm or higher.  PORK: Prices can be expected  to show some increase.  EGGS: Plentiful supplies at lower prices.  POULTRY MEAT:  Broiler and  roaster chicken are in plentiful   supply   at   lower'  prices.  Broiler turkey supplies will be  plentiful,  possibly  with  some  slight easing of prices. Heavy  turkey supplies   will be   adequate at firm prices.  APPLES: Supplies heavier than  usual. Little change  in price  from last month.  POTATOES: A seasonal rise in  prices may be expected with  storage and  new imported  potatoes in adequate supply.  ONIONS:  Supplies of Canadian  onions below normal. Imports  and prices will increase.  CARROTS:    Canadian    storage  supplies  adequate. Increasing  supplies of new. imported carrots with    prices    remaining  steady.  HOTHOUSE CUCUMBERS, TOMATOES:     Increasing supplies  will bring lower prices.  ASPARAGUS, CAULIFLOWER,  LETTUCE, RADISHES, RHUBARB, GREEN ONIONS and  SPINACH: Increasing supplies  especially towards the end of  month.  Hospital expansion report  Captain Larjry O'Brien, son  of Mr. and Mrs. A.J. O'Brien,  Gibsons, B.C. is a jet pilot serving with 430 Strike/Attack squa  dron at Lahr, Germany. He will  be transferred to 421 Red Indian  squadron at 'Baden-soel'lingen,  Germany, this summer when 430  Silver Falcon squadron becomes  the first of three Starfighter-  flying units to be deactivated  under announced plans to reduce, by approximately 50 percent, the Canadian Forces in  Europe which are assigned to  continuous service in NATO, 430  NATO. After almost 19 years  430 Squadron will be deactivated  May 1, 1970. The Silver Falcons,  originally a Second World War  fighter unit, were reformed with  F-86 Saber jets in 1951.  FIRE SEASON REPORT  In its first report of the 1970  forest fire season the B.C.. Forest Service repoted that there  has been a total of 58 fires within the province already thjis  year of these, 24 are still burning; An unusually dry spring has  followed a light winter snowfall,  and fire hazard conditions are  now up to moderate in some  pats of the Kamloops and Prince  George Districts. It is in these  areas where most of the early  season fires started. Estimated  cost of fighting the fies has been  $1,350.  Last call for  YELLOW RAGE LISTINGS  GIBS0NMKHELT  DIRECTORY  THE YELLOW PAGES SECTION of your new telephone directory'  Is closing NOW! Are your listings O.K?  We're sounding the final alarm today. So, please check all of your listings and  make sure they're correct. Here are the points to watch for: ���  Are you listed under all the headings you should be under?  Can your customers find you easily?  Are your key employees and their positions in order?    **  Are all the firms you represent listed? ;  r    Have you double-checked all names, addresses and numbers?  EXTRA YELLOW PAGE LISTINGS COST SO LITTLE - MEAN SO MUCH.  CALL OUR BUSINESS OFFICE ABOUT YOUR EXTRA LISTINGS TODAY!  The hospital expansion and con  struction committee report was  presented by E.W. Booth, committee chairman to the annual  meeting of St. Mary's Hospital  Society members:  The society after careful  study, authorized action to increase the capacity of the hospital. In acordance with this authority, your board immediately  proceeded to this end. The necessary referendum from the  taxpayers passed with the overwhelming majority recorded,  and plans were drawn to meet  the need evidenced by the  recorded patient load.  Plans produced by the archi  tects, which appeared entirely  acceptable to us, for the purpose, did not meet with the approval by \ the construction division of the B.C. Hospital Insurance Service, arid ; several- re-  planning occurred; in the course  drawings, alterations and re-  of which expansions arid enlarge  ments of various departments  were added to meet the requirements of the BGHIS construction  division.     :  This action resulted in an increase in the over-all total cost;  however, with the approval of  the plans, tenders for construction were called for in the summer of 1969. You will remember  the results of these tenders in  Action methods explained  During Saturday afternoon's  question period at the NDP  meeting in Roberts Creek Community hall points were raised  concerning the problem of reserve Indians.  The Indians asked for a re^  turn on taxation collected by the  provincial government. They do  not get a cent back yet people  living on reserve land are paying taxes to-the government.  On the general approach to  Indian problems and the government, Dave Barrett, leader of  the NDP opposition in the house  urged Indians to develop ah environment which would encom  pass the Indian situation without  becoming involved in paternalism.  He outlined methods of approaching government officials  and suggested that the Sechelt  band write Hon. Isabel Dawson^  for a meeting with the band,  then present her with their brief  which should be in turn handed  oyer to government officials.  If nothing was done then, it  would give the NDP a chance  to stand up in the .. legislature  and raise a commotion, which  would be a better way ytihan  the present method of waiting  for something, to be done.  Coast News, May 6, 1970.        7"  which the cost appeared some  $172,000 in excess of the amount  authorized by the referendum.  Since the society was in no position to meet the difference in  cost from its own resources,  the necessary authority to accept the tenders and. proceed  with construction was withheld  by the minister of health, and  under the direction of the minister, a redrawing and reassessment of the plans was instituted  followed by approval of new  plans by BCHIS construction  division, and a new price obtained from the contractor.  Unfortunately in March, 1970.  this new price was again found  to be in excess of expectations,  and outside an allowance limit,  with the result that under direction of the minister of health  your board has called for new  tenders for construction. This  action was instituted as of April  6th and at this date is proceeding.      .'  May I say that the plans now  accepted by government leave  desirable'.further requirements,  but your board of trustees has  done all in its.power to obtain  expanded facilities in relation  to community needs, and it is  regretted circumstances beyond s  our control have made it imperative that we settle for the  present plans.  Unfortunately at this time, we  are unable to forecast a date for  completion.  Make Mother's Day  a Beauty Bonanza at  WESTERN  DRUGS  Mother's Day May 10  ARPEGE SPRAY MIST $3,  (Eau de Lanvin) 1.5 oz   CARON BELLODGIA COLOGNE   $3 (  with free Perfume :.  DANA-TABU 2 oz. COLOGNE    $3,  with Vz oz. bath oil   DANA-AMBUSH $2-50  SPRAY COLOGNE  .;..........  DESERT FLOWER  Spray Cologne, 2 oz.  & Perfume, 1 dr.   NY SIN SPRAY HIST  (Eau de Lanvin )1.5 oz. .....  SHAUMAR PERFUME  with Trial Size Perfume .....  YARDLEf WL ON DE0D.  $3-50  $3.75  $4.25  DESERT FLOWER MINIATURES  290   S0FTI0UE BATH OIL, 2.5 oz.   $1.49  MODEL'S CHOICE LIGHTED MAKE-UP MIRROR  SAMSON DOMINION HAND MIXER  POLAROID Sun Glasses'HERITAGE'  Brown  and Black rims   PANTI-H0S�� Small, Med., Large  ELEGANTE BOX CHOCOLATES Smiles & Chuckles  $14.88  $2.99  i �� ��� ���  990  890  Other Specials this week:  AQUA NET HAIR SPRAY 14 oz.  COLGATE TOOTHPASTE with MFP, Qiant  SCOPE MOUTHWASH. 12 oz.  .88  .73  $1.19  The Best for Less at  SUNNYCREST PLAZA, Gibsons  Phone 886-7213 *8        Coast News, May 6, 1970.  BUYING A  DATSUN  CMf 111      New 1300 Pickup  JKEUAL     0NLY $1995.00  WHITE SPOT DATSUN  4451 LOUGHEED HWY  BURNABY, B.C. ������)  291-7261 or 985-2245  TENDERS  ������������������  '-NOTICE ;,  TO GENERAL CONTRACTORS  Sealed Tenders are invited for  the construction of Additions and  Alterations to St. Mary's Hospital, Sechelt, B.C.  Tenders will be received until  4:00 p.m. (D.S.T.) Friday, June  12, 1970 by: ������.���'  Expansion & Construction  Committee,  St. Mary's Hospital,  Box 678,  Sechelt, B.C.  Tenders must be submitted in  duplicate and sealed in an  opaque envelope and clearly  marked TENDER FOR THE  CONSTRUCTION OF ADDITIONS AND ALTERATIONS TO  ST; MARY'S HOSPITAL, SECHELT, B.C. '���/���������..-.  Each Tender must be accompanied by a Bid Bond made payable to St. Mary's Hospital Society in ah amount not less than  $26,500.00 issued by a properly  licensed Surety Company. A 50%  Performance Bond will be required as stipulated in the documents. V  Plans and Specifications and  Form of Tender may be obtained from: '>:���'���  Underwood, McKinley,   Gaitf^  eron, Wilson & Smith  612 Clyde Avenue,  West Vancouver, BjC.  after 1:00 p.m. (D.S.T.) Monday.  May 4, 1970 on deposit of $75.00  per set; -  Bid Depository will be required for a number of trades and  will close with the Vancouver  Lower Mainland Bid Depository,  2675 Oak Street, Vancouver,  B.C. BEFORE 4:00 p.m. (D.S.T)  Wednesday, June 10, 1970.  The lowest or any Tender not  necessarily accepted.   " ."'  NOTICE OF INTENTION  TO APPLY TO  LEASE LAND  In Land Recording District of  Vancouver, B.C. and situate  north of Sechelt and east of Sechelt Inlet, approximately 4  miles N.E. of Porpoise Bay  Road.  Take notice that Lawrence  Charles Steele, of Sechelt, B.C.,  occupation heating contractor,  intends to apply for a lease of  the following described lands:���  Commencing at a post planted  due East 430' from south corner  of Lot 19, D. Lot 7148, Group 1,  N.W.D., thence East 660; thence  South 330; thence West 660;  thence North 330 along road  right of way, and containing 5  acres, more or less.  The   purpose   for   which   the  lease is required is  Lawrence Charles Steele  Dated April 30, 1970.  May 6, 13, 20, 27  *?*?���  NOTICE OF INTENTION  "" TO APPLY TO  LEASE LAND  In Land Recording District of  Vancouver, B.C. and situate  East of Sechelt Inlet.  Take notice that Thelma Mary  Williams of 561 St. Giles Rd.,  ilSest Vancouver, occupation, cos  ttician   and  wig   stylist,   in-  ds to apply for a lease of the  following described lands:���    . -v  ^Commencing at a post planted~  'due East 80 ft. from S.E. corner  '���iSot 4, Lot 7148, Group 1, N.W.D.  thence 660 feet east; thence 330  feet due north;  thence 660 feet  West;   . thence   330   feet   South  along road right of way South  and containing four (4) acres,  more or less  The purpose for which the  lease is required is Summer  home.  Thelma Mary  Williams  Dated 4 April, 1970.  May 6, 13,. 20, 27  ���H3  &',  -,   <   ��� ��^_    i  i f  r       - - - ���>  'iK   ~*       *      ^^i*'_      'T^i  b~"_." v '     f' ** "**fJ " '  >n ->*i V A"\*  Jr"       X ^ff"   r v ,  '^   *       *       ,  ���>*  J  *5  ���^   *   K     -or >f ' "&-'���'���/ t%  I  IS  <-   ��  INSTALLATION of CaDle-Vision is proceeding rapidly on the Sunshine Coast. B.C. Telephone crews, shown here working in Gibsons,  have now moved on to Sechelt area, installing the line, which  will provide TV and FM signals to subscribers when finally completed. It is expected service will begin sometime in June.  Adult Education  Something New - Something Different  Board of School Trustees (Sechelt)  MR. ROBERT ALLIN  (Planetarium Astronomer)  of the H. R. MacMillan Planetarium, who will present  his film and slides of the solar eclipse, filmed in  Mexico in March.  Wednesday, May 13,8 p.m., Elphinstone Auditorium  Admission, Adults 50c; Students Free  For Transportation to the Polls  PHONE 8867415 or 885-2114  10:00 am. to 12:00 iioon  VOTE 'YES'!  for better schools  May 7  8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.  BOARD OF SCHOOL TRUSTEES  School District No. 46 (Sechelt)  Letters lo editor  Mr. A. Wageniakers, appointed  Secretary of the St. Mary's Hospital Society,  .  c-o St. Mary's Hospital,  Sechelt, B.C.  Sir: As a member in good  standing of St. Mary's Hospital  Society, I wish to draw to your  attention a matter which I feel  was a dreadful error, or perhaps  even worse.  On April 27th, 1970, at 8:10 pm  I arrived at the Legion Hall in  Sechelt for the  purpose of attending the Annual Meeting of  the Society and to cast my ballot for the trustees of my choice.  To  my  utter amazement,   the  door .was locked. After knocking  several times you came to the  door and told me, in the presence  of my husband,  that we  could  attend  the  meeting,   but  that we could not vote. I asked  you why, you explained that I  was late and that the meeting  had started at 8:00 p.m. I then  told you my reason for  being  late. I had been ait. St. Mary's  Hospital to visit my mother and  father-in-law, who were both pa  tients,  and found it impossible  to get away before  8:00  p.m.  You told me that it was too bad,  but that you were only going by  the rules   of  the   Constitution.  Needless to say at this point I  was most annoyed and told you  that if I could not vote I might  as well leave. You replied "Very  well."  The next morning I phoned a  member of the society who had  attended the meeting, to ask if  she had a copy ,of the Constitution and By-laws of the Hospital  Society. I related my experience  of the previous.evening to her.  She informed me that she knew  of no such ruling, and that as a  matter of fact three other members were permitted to register  and vote after I had left. I understand Mr. Wagemakers that  you passed the register to these  members and permitted them to  vote without. a murmur of protest. After receiving this information I called you at your office to ask you if there was a  ruling  in  the constitution that  stated a  member ten minutes  late could not vote,* but members arriving still later could.  You had the unmitigated gall to  tell me that there was no such  rule but that you were following  "Roberts Rules of Order." I replied, "Very well, then tell me  where in Roberts Rules of Order  it states that this procedure was  correct?" You then told me that  you were only carrying out orders  that had been given, i.e.  The doors were to be locked at  8:00 p.m. and you were to take  your   seat.   Now   the  question  comes  to  mind,   "Who  issued  said order  and  why?"  I  find  this all very confusing and contradictory:  1. I can't vote because I'm  late and the Constitution says  No.  2. It wasn't the constitution,  Roberts Rules of Order says No.  3. It wasn't either of these,  some unknown person says No.  My confidence in you as the  administrator of the hospital that  so many people have worked  hard for. is badly shaken. Any  explanation of -your intolerable  actions  will  not  be  acceptable  to me.  Therefore Mr. Wagemakers,,  as a member of the Hospital  Society and a long time taxpayer of the district, I am requesting a public apology from you,  and trust that such interference  with a member's privileges will  never re-occur.  Yours truly,  Mrs. Bernice  Chamberlin.  G&WDRYWALL  Experienced Drywall  Acoustic & Textured Ceilings  FREE ESTIMATES  FAST SERVICE  Phone- 886-2402  Say it with flowers on Her Day  from  ANN-LYNN-  Flowers & Gifts  ���,_A',J��.,>��  V. J\: _V\ "V-/cAV. /*  SECHELT  885-9455  MOTHER'S DAY  SUNDAY, MAY 10  Want something  SPECIAL?  Come in to the store  that OFFERS MORE  The TOGGERY SHOP  r''"'''S__raELT.  Ladies 'and Children's Wear  885-2063  8   /  This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor Control  ���*   Board or by the Government of British Columbia. Coast News, May 6, 1970.  VOTE YES MAY 7    on School Referendum 1��  Point of law  SUNSHINE COAST DIRECTORY  (By  a Practicing Lawyer)  Q: A man is telling everyone  untrue personal things against  my daughter's good character.  Can she sue him?  A: We assume your daughter  is unmarried and that the man's  statements are to the effect that  she is unchaste. She can sue.  (See the answer to the next  question).  Q: A dissatisfied customer is  telling our other customers all  sorts of false things about-us  having misrepresented our products. I have heard . that we  can't sue for spoken statements  like this unless we can prove  an actual financial loss, but  ���that we could sue if the false  statement was in writing. We  haven't actually suffered much  loss, but would naturally like  fo sue if we can. Can we?  ����� A: Yes. Defamation may be  written (Libel) or spoken (Slander). You can always sue for  libel. For slander you must  prove a financial loss except  in the following cases: 1. A  statement that a person has  committed a criminal offence,  2. A statement that a person has  a venereal disease, 3. A statement that an unmarried woman  is unchaste or that a married  woman has committed adultery,  or, 4. A statement in the way of  a person's business, trade or  office. In these cases the rule  is the same as libel. If you can  prove a financial loss, so much  the better but it is not necessary. You, of course, fall into  the last of the four exceptions.  At the trial the judge will assess  the damages, that is the amount  you are entitled to be paid.  Q. A man told my boss that  Second Semester��� First Term  Division I: Dorian Gregory  and Donna Nelson 2.7; Denise  Quarry and Elliott Trueman 2.5.  Division TV: Frank Roberts  2.7, Frances Finlayson 2.5.  Division VIII: Sheahan Bennie, Ona Burnett, Cathy De-  Kleer,, Wendy Gurney and Lygie Martinez, 2.7; Margaret  Gory 2.5; ��� Shirley Hoehne and  Roiand Kertois 2.3.  Division XI: Ciana Watson  2.5, Karen Parsons 2.25.  Division XIII: Eleanor Swan  2.7, Lisa Pedrini and Allen  Schwabe 2.3.  Division XVIII: Eileen Sallis  Betty Topham, 2.7; . Dennise  Dombroski, Rosemarie Uoefs-  loot, Karen Spencer 2.3.  Division, XVIV: Leslie Dixon  3.0, Judy Newton 2.3.  Division XX Judith Scott 2.3  HONORABLE MENTION  Division I:   Susan Johnson 2.  Division II:  Pam Boyes 2.  Division IV: Bob Barnes, 2.  -; Division V: Colleen Fuller, 2.  Division VIII: Ginny Alsager  and David Bulger 2.  Division XHI: Cheryl Guelph,  Susanne Jorgensen and Janice  Mullen 2.  Division XVIH: Lori Montgomery and Deborah Willis, 2.0.  Division XIX: Tom Klbtz  and Colleen Proctor 2.  Division XX: Cindi Pender-  gast 2.  Division XXIII: Alan Nicker-  son, 2.  .NEW INDIAN QUARTERLY  %Tawow, a Cree Indian word  meaning welcome, is the name  of a new quarterly publication  produced by the Department of  Indian Affairs and Northern Development as a forum for Indian writers, and poets. The new  glossy magazine is a prestige  cultural publication and will be  sold through the Queen's Printer bookstores at a cost of $1  per issue. .  WANTED  Used furniture or what  have yon  WE BUY BEER  BOTTLES v  ALS USED FURNITURE  Gibsons ��� 886-28121  (Copyright)  I had been convicted of car  theft but my boss kept me anyhow. Can I sue for defamation  of character? How can I prove I  haven't been guilty of car theft?  A. You can sue. See the answer to the previous question.  You fall into the first exception.  You don't have to prove you  didn't steal a car. The man you  sue, in order to be successful in  the lawsuit, must prove that  you did so.  Q: A man has been writing to  different people about some  things that happened in my past  life. Unfortunately, what he says  is true but it has caused me a  lot of trouble .Can I sue him?  A. No. However, if his motive  is malicious he may be charged  With criminal libel. See the prosecutor. '" ,'  Q: A former Mend keeps  telling people about some troubles I got into years ago. He  just has it in for me. Can I sue  him? Can I have him charged  with a criminal offence?  A: Assuming he can prove the  truth of what he says���you cannot successfully sue him. There  is no such thing as criminal  slander. There is apparently no  type of legal action that would  be successful against your enemy'but you might sue for an injunction but this would be very  risky���see your lawyer. See the  answer to the last question.  Q. I have been threatened  with a lawsuit because of some  statements I made about a car  lot turning back mileage meters.  I can't prove they do this, but  anyhow I didn't say they did. I  I just said that I had been told  that they did, or I heard they  did. Can they sue me?  A: You are in trouble. Everyone who repeats a defamatory  statement can be sued. Run,  don't walk, to the nearest lawyer. He will write a letter apologising and retracting the statements.  Q:   A   former   customer   has  been running down our business.  -Me. don't^want, the publicity of  a lawsuit. Is there anything we  can do?  A: Yes ��� You can sue for  damages and an injunction. The  injunction you want is a court  order prohibiting the repetition  of the defamatory material until trial. This can be obtained  in a few days after you sue, although the trial would not normally be held for several months.  You can then simply not proceed  with the lawsuit. If the defendant breaks the injunction he  can have contempt of court proceedings commenced against  him. You are taking the risk  that the defendant will force  you on to trial ���but this is  unlikely. He will probably be  only too happy to allow the mat  ter to die. See your lawyer.  WANT SOMETHING DONE!  You'll find the help ytu need  in the directory  GIBSONS MARINE SERVICE Ltd.  at ESSO MARINE  Gas, Diesel Repairs, Welding  EVINRUDE SALES  O.M.C. Parts and Service  Phone 886-7411  BICYCLE  Repairs & Parts  are still available at old location  on Aldersprings Road  Phone 886-2123  any day but Wednesdays  A. t RITCHEY  FOR RENTAL  Jacks, Pumps  Concrete Vibrator  Phone 886-2040  E & J Business Machines  P.O. Box 243, Gibsons  Phone 886-7557  after 6 p.m.  GUARANTEED REPAIRS  TO TYPEWRITERS  & ADDING MACHINES  SECHHT TO WING & SALVAGE  '   LTD.   ��� ���  SCQWS ��� LOGS  Heavy Equipment Moving '  & Log Towing  Phone 885-9425  SUNSHINE COAST TRAILER PARK  1 Mile west of Gibsons Hiway  Extra Large Lots  And Recreation Area  Parklike Setting  Phone 886-9826  KB WELDING  PORTABLE  Phone 886- 7042  Serving the Sunshine Coast  MORRISON ELECTRIC  Now Serving  The  Sunshine Coast  with  Quality Wiring  Phone 886-2690  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., R.R.1,  Sechelt'-- Ph; 885-2116^  TASELLA SHOP  Ladies ��� Mens ��� Childrens  Wear ��� Yard Goods ��� Wool  and Staples ��� Bedding  Linens  Dial 885-9331 Sechelt, B.C.  SIC0TTE BULLDOZING Ltd,  ��� ROAD GRADING  ��� LAND  CLEARING  ��� ROAD  BUILDING  Phone  886-2357  JOHN HIND-SMITH  REFRIGERATION &  MAJOR APPLIANCE SERVICE  Port Mellon to Pender Harbour  Used Refrigerators for sale  Phone 886-2231  From 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  Res.   886-9949  SIM ELECTRIC Ltd.  ELECTRICAL   CONTRACTORS  Sechelt ��� Phone 885-2062  At the Sign of the Chevron  HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  & MARINE SERVICE M.  Machine  Shop  Arc & Acty Welding  Steel   Fabricating  Marine Ways  Automotive & Marine Repairs  Standard Marine Station  Phone 886-7721  Res.   886-9956 ��� 886-9326  c & s  HARDWARE  APPLIANCES  Sechelt ��� 885-9713  COMPLETE-APPLIANCE  SERVICE  PARKER'S "HARDWARE  <I96S) LTD.  885-2171  Xby      ..  HARRYS APPLIANCE SERVICE  Evenings 885-2359  STUCCO  NEW OR OLD HOUSES  MASONRY  GAMBIER CONSTRUnWN  FRANK FRITSCH  886-2863, Box 522, Gibsons  CHAIN SAW CENTRE  SALES  &  SERVICE  Chain Saws ��� Outboards  Boats ���Marine Supplies  Sechelt 885-9626  L & H SWANSON LTD.  READY-MIX CONCRETE  Sand and Gravel  BACKHOES  Ditching - Excavations  Office in Benner Block  885-9666, Box 172, Sechelt, B.C.  AU TYPES  GENERAL REPAIRS  Small Jobbing, Clearing, etc.  COASTAL CONSTRUCTION  886-7421  MICKIE'S BOUTIQUE  Specializing in  Permanent Florals  Sechelt, B.C.        Phone 885-2339  In the Benner Block  FOR  Cycle Sales and Service  SEE  NUTS & BOLTS,  ON THE WHARF  ALL MODELS AVAILABLE  Phone 886-2808  TWIN CREEK LUMBER  & BUILDING SUPPLIES Lid,  Everything for your building  needs  Free estimates  CRANE TRUCK SERVICE  12 Vz ton cap.  Phone Jim Lockhart 886-2353  Martin Higgs, 886-7424  LAND   SURVEYING  R0Y& WAGENAAR  ���?   SURVEYS  1525 Robson St.  Vancouver 5 Ph. 681-9142  Zenith'6430  Sechelt 885-2332  GENERAL CONTRACTING  Septic Tanks, Drain Fields  light plumbing, rough carpentry  LAWN, GARDEN CARE  Rototilling, lawns mowed  hedge trimming  No job too small, seldom too big  WILLIAM S. D00LEY  R.R. 1, Sechelt      885-9418  CANADIAN PROPANE  Serving the Sunshine Coast  with reliable and economical  Cooking, Heating and Hot Water  FREE ESTIMATES  Box 684,  Sechelt  Phone 885-2360  MACK'S NURSERY  Sunshine Coast Highway  Shrubs,  Fruit Trees, Plants  Landscaping, Pruning Trees  Peat Moss & Fertilizer  Phone  886-2684     .  OPTOMETRIST  FRANK E   DECKER  BAL BLOCK -. GIBSONS  WEDNESDAY  FOR APPOINTMENTS  886-2248  HADDOCK'S CABANA MARINA  All Electric Cabins  Boat Rentals  Launching Ramp  MERCURY OUTBOARD  Sales & Service  Marine Ways ��� Repairs  Madeira Park _ -^ Phi 883-2248  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Everything   for   your   building  needs  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2283  PRECAST CONCRETE  SEPTIC TANKS INSTALLED  Government Approved  Free Estimates  Excavations ��� Drainage  Waterlines, etc.  Business   Phone  886-2231  Home phone 886-2171  BILL McPHEDRAN  Electrical Contractor  Free Estimates  886-7477  M/T CONSTRUCTION  GENERAL &  ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS  On the Sunshine Coast  Mike Thomas ��� 886-7495  Write  Box 709,  Gibsons,  B.C.  '   '���.. "      ~~ "    :_U__f��4l  ���VILLAGE STORE  GIBSONS  Phone 886-7460  Always a fresh stock of  Groceries j Meats, ^Confectionery  SHOP FROM 10 to 10  7 DAYS ;;At WEEK  ' 'i*!Jff"J  HANSEN'S TRANSFER Lid.  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  GIBSONS STUCCO  & DRY WALL  All kinds of Cement Work  Phone Albert Ronnberg 886-2996  Norman Coates 886-2483  ACTON ELECTRIC LTD.  RESIDENTIAL  INDUSTRIAL  MARINE WIRING  ELECTRIC HEAT  LINEWORK  886-7244  Mileage is Our Business  at  Gibsons SHEU 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 SHEU SERVICE  Phone 886-2572  Emergency 886-9390  HOWE SOUND  BOfLDHK> MAINTENANCE  Specialists in Cleaning  Floor Waxing, Spray Buffing  and Window Cleaning  Reasonable Rates  Ken C. Strange       Ph. 886-7131  NEVENS RADIO & TV  DEALER  FOR  PHILIPS  ZENITH  FLEETWOOD  RCA VICTOR  SALES & SERVICE  T* aO Makes  Phone 889-2280  _  PARKINSON'S HEATING Ltd.  Gibsons  ESSO OIL FURNACE  No Down Payment <��� Bank Int.  Ten Years to Pay-  Complete line of Appliances  for Free Estimates call 886-2728  EXPERT REPAIRS  TO  ��� AUTOMATIC WASHERS  ��� AUTOMATIC DRYERS  ��� DISHWASHERS  Factory Trained on all Makes  also  VACUUM CLEANERS  NUTS   &   BOLTS  Ph- 886-2838  PENINSULA PLUMBING  HEATING & SUPPLIES  On Sechelt Highway & Pratt Rd.  SALES & SERVICE  Port Mellon ~ Pender Harbour  Free Estimates  Phone 886-9533  OCEANSIDE FURNITURE  & CABINET SHOP  HARDWOOD    SPECIALISTS  Fine custom furniture  Store & Restaurant fixtures  Furniture Repairs  Custom designed  Kitchens & Bathrooms  In all price ranges  R. BIRKIN  Beach Ave., Roberts Creek  Phone 886-2551  m WRAY'S TRANSFER Ltd.  Household Moving & Storage  Complete Packing  Packing Materials for   Sale  Member Allied Van Lines  Phone 886-2664 ��� R.IM Gibsons FISH DERBY WINNERS  Anglers enjoyed sunshine and  caught a number of fine trout  at Ruby and Sakinaw Lakes April 26. More than $50 in prizes  were won in the seniors by Wi-  ston Robinson, 3 lbs., 14 oz. first  Steve Holland, 3 lbs., 3 oz. second and Ray Deiong lib. 8 oz.  third. Hidden weight Mary Belle  Holland, 1 lb, and junior fly trophy, Tom Stanway with a 13 oz,  trout.  In Court  PORTABLE  Fireplaces, Barbecues, Pools, Trailers  Have their uses but are heavy on depreciation  The walls, chimneys, we build are good for 100 years  A. Simpkins  Box 517  885-2:132  Sechelt  MOTHER'S DAY  AT  CEDARS INN  MAY 10th���5:00 p.m. -8:00 p.m.  Adults $3:50; Children under 12 $2  For Reservations:  886-9815  SUNDAY IS MOTHER'S DAY  Go to GILMORE'S VARIETY SHOP  NOW  For your Cards and Gifts  Now Arriving ��� CHILDREN'S SUMMER CLOTHING  We have oddments in Children's Summer Clothing  at GREATLY REDUCED PRICES  SUMMER HATS AND CAPS  For LADIES, MEN AND CHILDREN  STATIONERY ��� For School, Home or Business  ART SUPPLIES  GILMORE'S VARIETY SHOP  SECHELT 885-9343  TRUCK CANOPIES  LINED AND INSULATED; STEft FRAMEWORK  SAFETY GLASS WINDOWS ALL AROUND  RUNNING AND DOME LIGHTS  FIT STANDARD 8' BOX ��� HEIGHT 32"  PRICE INSTALLED $350.00  Also See our Display of TRAVEL TRAILERS  LTD.  CEMETERY ROAD, GIBSONS ��� Ph. 886-7051  Terrance Cecil Munroe, of  Gibsons, appeared in court on  the charge of causing a disturbance by using obscene language.  He was fined $100. This was as  a result of the police being  called to the dance at the elementary school on the evening of April 24. ��� ���:-  Peter Charles Emerson, Gib-,  sons, appeared on a charge of  consuming liquor in a public  place. He was fined $50. Emerson was observed drinking a  bottle of beer as he approached  the dance at the Elementary -  School on April 24.  Lawrence Raymond Kilik, of  New Westminster, appeared- on  a charge of dangerous driving.  He was fined $100 and his driver's licence suspended. He was  prohibited from driving any-;  where in Canada for a period of  2 years. Kilik was arrested as  a result of a complaint that he  was driving dangerously on :  Highway 101 near the Masonic  Hall, passed on a double solid  line, estimated speed of 65 MPH  and nearly struck a west-bound  car. Kilik was arrested in Gibsons shortly after.  John Lambert Peters of Burnaby, appeared on a charge of  impaired driving. He was fined  $300 and prohibited from driving anywhere in Canada for 3  months. This was as a result of  a motor vehicle accident at the  S-turn on Highway 101 in the  early A.M. of April 29 Peters  failed to make a left corner  while proceeding east on High  way 101 and ended up in a fish  poind with the large truck he  was driving.  IN MILES FOR MILLIONS  Denise Quarry of Gibsons entered the Vancouver Miles for  Millions, She was sponsored by  Elphinstone Student Council at  $1 per mile for the first ten and  $1.50 per mile over 10. She completed the 25 miles. When she  finished at Seaforth Armory  there was no one there to pick  her up so she walked to Georgia  Towers then decided to get help  and telephoned friends in West  Vancouver who came to her rescue.  COAST NEWS WANT ADS  DEADLINE, TUESDAY NOON  lO     Coast News, May 6, 1970.  BASEBALL  Senior Babe Ruth league first  games will be played Sunday at  Hackett Park. There will be a  double-header at 1 and 3 p.m.  against North Vancouver's Bur-  detts.  The Men's Softball League  will have five teams this year.  Peninsula Hotel, Shakers, Firemen, Wilson Creek and one team  ���from Sechelt. The first league  games will be played this week.  Thurs., May 7  Firemen vs.  Pen Hotel,  Brothers Park.  Sun.,   May  10  Sechelt vs. Shakers, Brothers  Park.  Wilson Cr. vs. Firemen, High  School.  Tues, May 12  ;   Pen Hotel vs.  Shakers,  High  School.  Firemen seek  new equipment  On April 21 a special practice  of the Roberts Creek Fire Department was held along with  a demonstration of new equipment by Silver Line Fire Equipment Company.  There was a good turnout and  all were quite impressed with  the apparatus shown.  The RCFD crelw numbers  about 20, including four women.  The fire number is 6-7575.  A call on April 21 brought  the fire trucks to an oil' stove  fire which was succesfully  squelched.  -'" The department has the approval of the Regional District  board to bid $3,000 for a Dodge  fire truck or a total bid of $5,-  OJ0O for the Dodge and a Mercury fire truck.  RUMMAGE SALE  St. Bart's ACW will hold a  rumage sale Friday June 5, and  anyone desiring to donate items  that require a pickup, please  contact Connie Westell or Kay  Wood.  aimuitt\unttuinnuumuunimiin\miiumuuuimimiiunum-F  BRITISH COLUMBIA FERRIES  SUPPLEMENTARY  i '  SERVICE  EARLS COVE-SALTERY BAY  M.V. "PENDER QUEEN"  May 14th - September 21st  THURSDAY, FRIDAY, SATURDAY, SUNDAY, MONDAY  Lv. EARLS COVE  10:20 a.m.  12:40 p.m.  3:00 p.m.  *5:20 p.m.  *Friday & Sunday only  Lv. SALTERY BAY  11:30 a.m.  1:50 p.m.  *4:10 p.m.  *6:30 p.m.  For information phone:.  Langdale 886-2242  Horseshoe Bay 921-7411  BRITISH COLUMBIA  FERRIES  VOTE YES MAY 7  on School Referendum 10  ROBERTS CREEK COMMUNITY ASS0CIAT0N  ANNUAL MEETING  MAY 10-1 pm.  ROBERTS CREEK COMMUNITY HALL  VETERANS NOTICE  The 25th Anniversary of the Liberation of Holland  will be" celebrated in Alexander House, Powell River.  A chartered bus for Legionnaires and wives Mill leave  Gibsons Saturday, May 16.  There will be speakers and lunch followed by a reception and dance. Interested members please phone Mr.  Roberts at 886-2870 by May 7.  Notice  The Annual Meeting of  HOPKINS LANDING WATERWORKS DISTRICT  will be held on  Saturday, May 16,1970- at 8 p.m.  in the Hopkins Landing Community Hall  Election of two Trustees will be held  Gloria Fyles, Secretary  LA. ROYAL CANADIAN LEGION BRANCH 109  Wine and Cheese Party  LEGION HALL, GIBSONS  MAY 30, 8 p.m.  TICKETS $2.00 each  . For tickets call 886-7043 or 886-7055  SALE  of Fashionable Spring and All Weather Coals  In Wool or Fortrel  ALSO  Lovely Fortrel Coat & Dress Ensembles  Vi sized Dresses ��� mw-m**  ALL ON SPECIAL IN TIME FOR MOTHER'S DAY  Pant Sets, Sweaters and many Idvely Blouses  lingerie and other items for Mother  AT  Helen's Fashion Shop  886-9941  BLOOD DONOR CLINICS  Health Centre, Gibsons - - - Legion Hall, Sechelt  May 11    2 to 4 p.m*    6 to 8 p.m.  Sponsored by the Kinsmen Club of Gibsons and District and the Kineffe Club of Sechelt.  SHARE YOUR  GOOD HEALTH  BE A BLOOD DONOR

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