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 Provincial Library,  Victoria, B. C.  The only newspaper printed in the area Port Mellon fo Egmont  Published at Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 886-2622  Volume 23  Number 31, August 5, 1970.  10c per copy  ��  FIRE IN DRYER  A fire call at about 6:45 p.m.  Thursday came from" the laundromat in Gibsons where clothing in a dryer smouldered causing more smoke thari - fire. Gibsons Volunteer firemen responded and doused the burning material in a water-filled garbage  can.  Where to Stay  SUNNYCREST MOTOR HOTEL  18 Large, Modern Units  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-9920  Sunshine Coast Highway.  BIG MAPLE MOTEL  & TRAILER RESORT  Close to Sandy Beach  at Davis Bay  LOROJIM'S LODGE  Lodge; Rooms  &  Cottages  Dining Rooms & Lounges  Ole's Cove   ^   Ph. 885-2232  RUBY^  10 miles past Madeira Park  on Highway  Phone 883-2269  COZY court Mora  7    P&7 885-9314   -,.,7,  Inlet Avenue ���- Sechelt     j  ���_  ";.: CABANA MARINA 1  Cabins *-. Camping ��� Boatsr  Ph. 883-2248 ��� Madeira Park  PENDER HARBOUR  FISHING RESORT  Housekeeping Units  Boat Rentals  Phone 883-2424  v JOLLY ROGER INN  Dining Room & Lounge  Accommodation  Secret Cove ��� Ph. 885-9998  Where to Eat  COAST INN :  Full Dining Facilities  and Takeout Service  Just West of Wharf  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-9973  CASA MARTINEZ Restaurant  Specializing in Spanish Foods  Davis Bay ��� 885-2270  RUBY LAKE RESTAURANT  European & Western Dishes  'Y   Just 10 minutes from  ;     Powell River Ferry  WHISPERING i>INB  DINING ROOM  T Ph.  885-9769  On the Waterfront ��� Sechelt  CEDARS INN  MOTEL - RESTAURANT  Sunshine Coast Highway  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-9815  BRIAN'S DRIVE-IN  Open 11 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.  On Highway ��� Gibsons  Ph.  886-2433  PENINSULA DRIVE-IN  & DINING ROOM  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2311  too ft. fall fatal to boy    Sea Cavalcade  A summer camper at Camp  Elphinstone, Simon Goodwin, 12,  Vancouver, Out hiking with other  boys at a point two miles from  Port Meilori slipped off a roadside log and fell about 100 feet.  He died later in  a  Vancouver-'  nospital to where he was flown.  The accident occurred Saturday afternoon and men working!  with the Robert Christopher Logging company reached the fal-.;;  leri lad and conveyed him to  where he could be transported  by plane. -  RCMP investigated and it is  likely  an inquiry  only  will be  made into the cause of the accident.  Entertainment  TWILIGHT THEATRE  Sunnycrest ��� Gibsons  886-2827���Show starts 8 p.m.  See' Coming: Events  Classified Column  Torn Doi, skipper of the Salmon Trails, a 40 ft. fishbbat, en  route home to Steveston, found  himself in high wind too close  to shore near Chaster Creek,  Gower Point, last Saturday. The  result was his craft was holed  when it.struck a rock.  The vessel was. beached and  Sunday morning local people  assisted him in getting his craft  on even keel and patched the  holes near the bow, above the  waterline. With high tide Sunday  evening, aided by the Martin  Higgs tug it was refloated.  motion  Gibsons council found Tuesday night it had no direct power to issue a permit for a business to operate ori federal government property without federal permission.  /The issue.; arose over granting  the approval' at the last council  Triieeting for Tiki Dog to operate  a food concession on the wharf.  As a result Douglas Smith of the  ViUageiStore and::Bill Youdell of  TtCbasfr^nri-raise^^ in  opposition' at'^fll^cdiiincjl:,.:ineet^  \mg.. '������y-'-':r::''':\Ky'':\i/^:-;:i--.  Mr. Smith urged^a more realistic attitude. H one. business  opens there, others will follow.  There would be infrequent operation which would riot be satisfactory.  Mr. Youdell argued that because one restaurant did not  care whether Tiki Dog opened  or not it did not mean, all restaurants thought the same way.  He was opposed to council's earlier approval and commented  the local merchants stay here  all winter while Tiki Dog departs. 7    '  As a result of discussion in  which it was revealed federal  department approval was1 needed, council rescinded the last  meetings' approval motion and  tabled the application pending  further .information from the'  federal department of public  works.        .  Regarding themselves as two  laps behind, based on previous  requests, council decided to answer a letter from the department of highways seeking estimates on secondary road estimates for 1971, be resubmitting  previous years estimates in the  hope they might catch up.  ��� _  If you intend to participate in  Gibsons Firemen Water Sports  big swim from Keats Island to  the municipal beach Sunday,  you'd better register at Gibsons  Barber shop on Marine Drive  where Aid. perry Dixon will record names.  This swim won by Brian  Thicke of West Vancouver, three  years in a row is drawing larger fields and it is expected there  will be keener competition for  Mr. Thicke this year.  There will be 13 or 14 events  taking in swim races for youngsters up to 147 a YMCA war canoe event, rowboat races, log  rolling with $50 in prizes and  boat jousting, also with cash  awards.  One of the big events of the  afternoon will be tugboat facing  and boom boat competition  which could be a surprisingly  good show.  He was  lucky  enough "to be  beached on the only sandy area  on that part of the shore at the  Vernon's- Bonniebrook Camp and:  Trailer Park. It was a struggle'  to get the boat under control in.:  the high waves.. Among the res-���  cuers were Bud Fisher,  Errol%  Flummerfelt,   Jack   Warn   andt  Bud Jones. Mr.. Fisher in his Sil-7  ver Streak aluminum boat and ���  Jack Warn in a kayak also tried  to get a line aboard. Eventually  through Air Sea Rescue and the  RCMP Martin Higgs and his tug,  were called out at 2 a.m. but the:  battle to get a line aboard was  still tough. Eventually they got  the boat beached at the Vernon  ramp. ���-.'���'  After  refloating   Sunday   the  craft was towed by Martin Higgs)  to Gibsons harbor where it was ���  rechecked  and   them  taken   to \  Steveston at about 2 a.m. ^XXx. ���{  Last Thursday morning  Mr.  and Mrs. Bob Warwick in their  expensively equipped launch  struck a deadhead off the southern sector of Bowen Island.  They managed to get to a rocky  shore and off the boat before it  sank.  With them they had a, small  dog and the search for help resulted, toy the instinct of the dog  in finding a path which led to  human habitation.  They obtained transportation  to Gibsons where they put up at  Sunnycrest Motel and arranged  with John Smith of Smitty's Marina to salvage the craft which  contained about $5,000 or more  of electrical navigation equipment. John found the craft about  20 feet under water. Diving, he  manageed to get a line hooked  on and finding enough floatation  iri it, towed it to Gibsons where  it was patched up and later taken to Fisherman's Cove marina.  Total damage was reported in  the $7,000 bracket.  With the bank advancing another$250,000 and the easing of  the general strike situation the  Regional District board feels it  cari go ahead somewhat faster  with its water distribution policy.    7 ���  The 1,000,000 water reservoir  was ready for facing with, cement when the building strike  stopped all work. Board secretary Charles Gooding informed  the board in his report that construction of the reservoir is proceeding. He added there are applications now on file to tie on  the new lines. '  Mr. Gooding reported there  were now 686 users, 147 in Davis  Bay area, 389 at Sechelt and 150  in West Howe Sound area. Expected income for this year was  estimated at $62,954 with income  to date at $29,462 which he said  was $10,000 behind estimated income due to strike interference.  Following the mailing of water  bills there were a great number  of enquiries concerning the system mostly from out of towners.  This situation has eased and  most of the minor problems  cleared up.; The anticipated difficulties are occurring with  changes in ownership but it is  hoped that these will be removed if and when the provincial  government produces the list for  voters  rolls  and the  means to  keep them up to date.  Complaints that the charges  levied through the land tax are  on the high side will be investigated by the finance and water  committee members; There were  nine letters from Roberts Creek  area residents for the committee  to check.  The water committee will look  over the Fiedler Bros, quotation  on the Pratt Rd. pipe line. Their  letter stressed that while they  could not coriipete with Vancouver contractors they were offering an estimate anyway.  Additional funds are expected  to help out Chaster road well  problem and also the Gower  Point section. Pratt road for the  time being is held in abeyance  but its prospects brighten if an  arrangement can be made \tith  Gibsons.  Director Frank West in checking water system financing said  it would require about $122,000 a  year on a 25 year basis to pay  off the $1,500,000 loan and on a  30 year basis about $116,000 a  year. (The 25 year basis would  cost roughly $400,000 less).  Mr. West cited the case of a  land owner using well water in  a' piped area who was getting  the benefit of cheaper fire insurance plus fire protection. This  making the water user carry the  load contained something which  was basically wrong, he added.  Courts to decide  Upon advice of the executive  committee the Regional District  board at its meeting Friday of  last week decided to avoid making decisions covering prosecutions under, bylaws.  I The decision was taken after  ' the executive board met with legal counsel Bruce Emerson following the technical dismissal  of a bylaw charge because the  bylaw presented to the court  did riot contain the imprint of  government authorization. He  said this would not occur again.  He proposed that the building  bylaw should contain a stop  work clause. He explained that  the regional board would not be  liable for damages except in the  case . of vexatious charges. Regional districts and municipalities are protected under the Municipal act.  The committee on reporting to  the board"said it was of the opinion it was up to the courts to  say whether a bylaw had been  broken and not up to the board  to make any decision. If an officer felt the charge should go  to court, the board would not interfere. It the board decided on  a course of action it could become liable.  The build:ng inspector was  urged by the board to keep a  closely detailed summary of  events when dealing with customers.  opens  The stage is all set for open-  . ing Gibsons second Sea Caval-  cale at 3 p.m. Friday on the  Municipal wharf to be followed  by a Kin^-20 pancake supper at  5,and a Kin-20 dance at Elphinstone school plus a Legion dance  in the Legion Hall. Both events  start at 9 p.m.    .   *  The big event Saturday will be  the TMiss Sea Cavalcade contest  on a platform on the wharf.. Entrants are Linda Zabo, Fire Department; Wilma Mandelkau,  Golf Club; Linda Jackson, Kin-  20 club; Eileen McKenzie, Legion 109; Denise Littlejohn, Kiwanis; Denise Quarry, Chamber  of Commerce; Colleen Husby,  Timber Trails; Diane Bergen,  Sunnycrest Plaza; Georgette  Macklam, Roberts Creek Fire  Department, and Linda Hensch,  Recreation Centre.  The public is requested to take  note that for the Saturday bike  race starting at 2:15 p.m. there  will be traffic blocks on the Gower Point Road, Dougal Road,  Headlands and Franklin Roads  during the 35 mile bike race  which means the area mentioned will be traversed 28 times..  Earlier Saturday there will be  a war of the hoses at Sunnycrest  Plaza followed by a parade  starting at 11:30 a.m. A demolition derby is planned in vicinity  of the former I & S warehouse  on the highway starting at 5 p.m.  Sunday is the big day with the  Firemen's Sports which has its  own program of events for young  and old. To keep yourself posted  on times and events, particularly the tug boat and sidewinder  events, programs will be available in local stores.  wwpw^  Saturday afternoon's Salvation  Army band camp concert with  bands under direction of Major  Norman Bearcroft, national music director and staff bandmaster, celebrated the camp's 21st  annual event.  Two band groups, junior from  9 to 12 years of age numbering  75 and the seniors, from 13 to 18  years, are taking  part in this  years' music camps. The junior  bands played Saturday and the  seniors will be at camp from  August 30 to Sept. 6. Camp Commandant Major William KerrK  commenting on the music camps-  said an increased appreciation;  was being shown in music.  Major Bearcroft is highly commended as a leader. He is a Fellow of Trinity College iri London,  England. !  Victoria okays  hospital start  Permission has been given to  award the contract for space to  accommodate 35 beds at St.  Mary's Hospital, Hon. Isabel  Dawson has-< announced.  The contract for $599,044 has  been awarded the Bird Construction Company of Vancouver to  provide space for 22 extended  care beds and 13 acute care  beds.  The hospital now has 35 beds  and 35 more will bring the total  to 70. Cost of the original hospital and the addition plus the  nurses' residence will be $1,521.-  044.  Approval for construction of  the present hospital was , announced by Hon. Eric Martin,  then minister of health, on July  15. 1960. The approval in principal was for St. Mary's Hospital  to replace the existing hospital  at Garden Bay.  The move to obtain a hospital  closer to the centres of population was launched on Feb. 17,  1959 at a public meeting in Sechelt's Legion Hall. Chairman  of the meeting was Harvev  Hubbs.  The tenth meeting of the group  set up by St. Mary's Hospital society-was held in December 1959  in the B.C. Electric office in  Sechelt to discuss a brief of  close to 50 pages prepared by  the committee to be presented  to Minister Eric Martin. He com  plimented the committee on the  scope of their brief.  In the meantime plans were  started for organizing of a hospital improvement district to arrange financing of the proposed  hospital.  A climax was reached when  taxpayers were given a chance  by plebiscite to vote on a hospital improvement district on Dec.  12, 1960. The vote was 1,477 in  favor to 205 against with 27  spoiled ballots. It was regarded  as a particularly heavy vote.  With this authority the committee appointed to obtain a  new hospital had * reasonably  smooth sailing up to the time of  the opening of the new hospital  on Dec. 2, 1964, after six years  of endeavor by members of the  various committees which operated back as far as the original meeting Feb. 17, 1959.  When the hospital was officially opened the Sechelt Indian  band was officially thanked for  its donation of the land occupied by the hospital. Chief Alfie  August was presented with a  scroll signifying what the Indian  .band had done for the residents  of the Sunshine Coast.  Total cost of the original 35  bed hospital plus the nurses residence was $932,000 with the provincial government providing  $466,000 of that amount and the  federal government $113,000. 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 Newspapers Association, B.C. Weekly Newspapers Association.  '���    Subscription Rates: $3 per year, $1.75 for six months. United  States and foreign, $6.50 per year.  Too little, too late!  Coast News advice to SCEPS organization on the front page of  last week's paper that it look after its own interests in placing its  arguments before the public without having to be pressured, was  well-intentioned. It was written for the purpose of making the organization more alert to present day methods of protecting itself.  If the contents of the Hind-Smith letter had been received in  time to use in the previous week's edition along with the Gibsons;  council side of the issue, it would have been used in its entirety^.  As pointed out in the editor's explanation, the Coast News receives considerable publicity from Vancouver's SPEC, without having to ask for it. Surely the local organization can protect itself by  providing its side of a hearing held in Victoria and which the editor  of this paper did not have the time to attend.  The Coast News is published with the idea of helping people,  helping them to have their side of their case presented. However*  the organization must provide the material. This is done so that  any organization will not have to put up with what the editor thinks  is their side of the argument. What the editor may thirik of the  argument will appear in the editorial column and not in the news  columns.  Now would be the time also for other organizations to look into  their own publicity problems. For example the editor sits in on  many public meetings, hears comments on something or other and  does his best to correlate the information he had heard into intelligible understanding.  This is not always easy. Members of councils and boards have  before them a full report on what they are discussing. Repoirtersi  hear what sometimes can be described as mumblings by speakers  and from that they are expected to write a correct and intelligible  story. On this basis misconceptions have arisen and the editor of  this paper has been placed in that position more than once.  It should not be expected that all sjpeakers at meetings' should  be elocutionists par excellence but it would help if they speak up  so the press would have a chance to know what they are talking  about. It would be better if a copy of the report could be loaned  to listening pressmen so they could follow what is going on.  Misconstrued understandings of events when published are usually damaging. This can be overcome if sensible' procedures are  followed. Today's press relations officers sometimes overwhelm  with their material but it is better to have too much than too little.  Thank you, ladies  With St. Mary's Hospitalnow at the point of actual expansion  from a 35 bed to a 70 bed hospital, it would be a good time to .com-  gratulate women of the Sunshine Coast who have worked valiantly  for many years to help improve hospital facilities.  Some of them were workers for the hospital at Garden Bay  but most of them today are involved in working for the hospital  at Sechelt. They have purchased equipment and have added improvement to the life of a hospital patierft generally.  This has taken up quite a bit of time and money. It will be surprising to most Sunshine Coasters that the organizations known as  Hospital Auxiliaries have over the test five years donated to St.  Mary's Hospital $21,000 plus many, many hours of duty either at the  hospital or in work elsewhere for hospital purposes.  With the hospital increasing to 70 beds, demands on Hospital  Auxiliaries are bound to increase.  COAST NEWS  5-10-20 YEARS AGO  !"        FIVE YEARS AGO  Highest temperature during  July was 96.2. Rainfall for June  and July totalled 1.08 inches.  Gibsons council in view of dry  weather and falling water levels  for the water system has urged  customers to stop wantage of  water.  Provincial approval for its  Centennial project, improvement  ���of Brothers Memorial Park, has  been received by Gibsons rural  Centennial Committee.  A huge ling cod estimated at  not less than 50 pounds was  hooked by Charles Brookman at  Davis Bay but it broke away  from his line.  10 YEARS AGO  July 29 was the hottest day of  the month with a temperature of  89. During the month, rain was  registered as a trace only.  Gibsons council signed an  agreement with the federal government which included $36,000  for construction work. Sechelt  council followed with its signatures, making it the Sechelt-  Gibsons Municipal airport.  A big black bear was shot and  killed near the Galley home at  Park road and the highway.  Mike Turik announces he has  taken over management of the  Peninsula Hotel.  15 YEARS AGO  A Sechelt Board of Trade committee is at work convincing  residents of Sechelt that incorporation into a municipality  would work to their advantage.  Hopkins Landing Community  association is considering winding up due to lack of interest on  the-part of its members.  Young people of Sechelt and  area have formed a Teen Club  for monthly dances in Wilson  Creek Hall.  20 YEARS AGO  An anonymous donor has presented Sechelt's Volunteer Fire  department with an inhalator  for first aid use.  To add an extension to Gambier Harbour Veterans Hall volunteers providing their own  tools will exhibit their prowess  as constructors.  Gibsons council has passed a  bylaw to raise $7,000 for improvement of the water system.  The total cost will be $8,450 including interest charges.  "it ~-fl0'Gftf&  *'. j.    ...  ''While you were away, Joe barbecued a three  alarm steak."  The LaBor scene  The B.C. Employers' Council  in its publication Newslines reports that the Alberta government has made extensive amendments to the Alberta Labor Act.  The major changes are:  Strengthening government authority to intervene in public interest disputes where these result in "extreme < privation or  human suffering caused by a  stoppage of services or (work  over an extended period of time"  and the establishment of a public emergency tribunal empowered to issue binding awards to  the parties. ,  Effective July 1, 1970, new and  amended provisions of the act  will regulate picketing, recognize trade unions and registered  employers' organizations as legal entities, provide for equal  pay investigations in the absence of formal complaints, and  prohibit discrimination in wage  rates of male and female employees where work is similar or  substantially similar. A board of  arbitration may" vary a penalty  Hearing aids  scrutinized  Of people over 65 in Canada,  one in every five has some hearing loss in both ears; And regardless of age, one in every 40  Canadians has some degree of  hearing handicap. If you are one  of these people, chances are that  you will turn to a hearing; aid  for help.  Hearing aids, in many cases,  can add greatly to your enjoyment of life. But if you are think  ing of buying one, there are  some things that you Should  know.  Get a doctor's advice' on the  degree of deafness and on the  value of a hearing aid in your  particular case.  Be wary of advertising claims  of instant hearing, new inventions and miracles.  Look for information on the  quality of the hearing aid, not  on its cosmetic value like tiny,  invisible and concealed. Manufacturers' brochures and promotional material usually give  more information than advertisements. Ask for them.  Contests for hearing aids are  often simply a means of acquiring names of prospective customers. It may be a disservice  to volunteer a friend's name.  Many provinces require door-  to-door salesmen licensed and-^  bonded. After signing a contract  with such salesmen, most provinces provide a few days during which you are allowed to reconsider and cancel it. Be aware '  of provincial laws and be certain  that the salesman is licensed.  At the time of purchase obtain  in writing any understandings as  to refunds.  Many dealers offer trial periods. Be certain of the terms under which trial is offered. If pos-;  sible consult a dealer who offers  trial prior to purchase.  Buy only from dealers who offer adequate service or repair  policies and be sure you understand the terms of the policy.  The report of the Hearing Aid  enquiry has been released by the  Hon. Ron Basford, minister of  consumer and corporate affairs.  It makes specific recommendations to the four bodies who have  the authority or the capability  to offer real help and protection  to the hard of (hearing.  PASSPORT PHOTOS  at the Coast News  in the case of dismissal or suspension of an employee, having  regard to the terms of an existing collective agreement. Analogous to the existing .system of  union certification, an employer  organization in the construction  industry may be accredited to  bargain exclusively ori behalf of  all its rriembers in si given trade  and territorial jurisdiction.  In other items the Employers'  Council reported that in the  White Paper ori the Uriemploy-  ment Insurance Commission, tabled on June 17 in the house of  commons by federal Labor Minister Bryce Mackasey, if. adopted, unemployment insurance  coverage would increase to $100  weekly for up to 51 weeks from  the current $53 for a maximum  of 18 weeks. Coverage would become universal, with the exception of self-employed persons,  and would cover about 6,500,000  workers. Contributions would increase to 96.3% of the labor  force from the current 80% when  the plan is fully operational by  January 1, 1975.  British Columbia Forest Products Ltd. issued a statement  saying: "We are concerned  where the financing will come  from to pay for the new coverage. ..Of course, iri a time of  increasing social benefits, no  one can argue with the proposal to cover as many as possible.'  Ray Haynes, secretary-treasurer of the B.C. Federation of  Coast News, Aug. 5, 1970.  Labor, said: "This is what the  labor movement has been pushing for all along." But Haynes  noted that it apparently, did not  propose a revision of rules to allow locked-out workers and others indirectly involved in labor  disputes to collect insurance. He  is also unhappy over the proposed taxing of the claims benefits, which could set a precedent  for other government relief payments. It could lead to income  tax on welfare and on a lot of  other relief schemes.  Ron Edmonds, co-ordinator for  White Paper action for the Unemployment Insurance Commission in the Pacific Region- and  Lome Carr, Pacific region's director   of   operations,   stressed  that there are clauses built into  the proposed act which would  make it adaptable to changing  economic   conditions.   Seasonal  workers will also benefit from  the proposed changes with regular unemployment insurance benefits being made available to  workers with a work attachment  of eight weeks instead of the  present 15 weeks. The new legislation would continue to exempt  from   benefits. workers   whose  jobs are affected by labor disputes ��� either striked or lockouts. Edmonds and Carr said the  proposed remodelling of the act  was  not  necessarily a( radical  move but was one made only after several years of del-Deration  and in an effort to keep up with  changing times.  The UIC report comment  comes from items in Vancouver  and other newspapers. .  Blake C. Alderson,  D.C.  CHIROPRACTOR  Post OfHce Building, Sechelt  TUES.. WED., THURS., FRI.  10:30-5:30  SATURDAY 9:30 - 1:00  1.  ""  Phone  Office 885-2333���Res. 880-2321  cburimwes  ANGLICAN  St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons  Holy Communion  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  10 a.m.,.Divine Service  7:30 p.iri. Wednesday  9:30 a.m., Wilson Creek  11 a.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  Pastor Root. AUaby, 886-7502  Park Rd., Gibsons  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  Evening Service 7 p.m.  BETHEL BAPTIST  Mermaid and Trail, Sechelt  11:15 a.m., Worship Service  GIBSONS PENTECOSTAL  Member P.A.O.C.  886-9970  Highway and Martin Road  Sunday School 9:45 a.tri.  Morning Worship 11 a.m.  Evening Service 7:00 p.n_.  Wed, Bible Study & Prayer  7:30 p.m.  Fri., Family Night Service  Rev. B. J. With  GLAD TIDINGS  Gower Point Road  888-2060  Sunday School, 10 a.m.  Morning Worship, 11 a_m.  WITH CHOIR AND SPECIAL  EVENING SERVICE, 7 p.m.  Testimony and Exhortation  Tuesday      Service 7:00  With once a month Special  Evaneelistlc Service  N. Richard McKibbin  A PERSONAL INSURANCE SERVICE  PHONE 886-2062 GIBSONS, B:C.  _-_#__>^^N-^^^^^^%��W^��*^^^^^^^��W**WWfc_^iW��-^-i^%<^-^^-��%*l-��  BAHA'I  MAN IS ONE  ALL REGIONS AGREE  886-2078  1    \7M    '  ^ \ y:"  1V   <-/ <*  AUG. 22-SEPT. 7  Come celebrate PNE's  60th birthday. PNE '70 is  184 glittering acres filled with fun for  everyone. See top-flight entertainers  and the electronic show,  Dancing Waters daily at the  Coliseum. Free! Join the fun-lovers  at Playland and ride the new Sky Glider.  See the spectacular Horse Shows and  Livestock Events. Visit the glamorous'  exhibits at Woman and Her World.  Watch'the exciting feats of skill at the  Festival of Forestry. There's daily Horse  Racing at PNE's luxury track. See the  USAF & NASA space exhibits, Vete-  scope and so much more. You can win  big prizes, too, totalling over $115,000.  A car-a-day. Or a fully-furnished dream  home. PNE '70 swings, for 17 days including Sundays. So bring the kid .in  you and kids with you. You'll all love it.  I  PACIFIC NATIONAL EXHIBITION, VANCOUVER AHDY  g geraniums  FREE FISHING DERBY  Run monthly  Prize for largest salmon  Prize for hidden weight  Weigh in Salmon 9 am-6 pm  EARL'S IN GIBSONS  886-9600  Gonsumers#  news   and   views  Consumers' Association of Canada  ��t  "\--...v. _���..���/  Drop in and while you wait  we can make a copy for you on  ���our Xerox of any important document you have.  Phone 886*26221  Here, for light, summer reading, are some questions and answers that seem to keep cropping  up as consumers everywhere in  Canada continue to communicate with us.  Q. Can an ordinary teaspoon  be used to dispense liquid medicine?  FOR ALL YOUR FL0ORC0VERING NEEDS  CALL ON  d  e  FL OOR COVEfclNCSS Ltd  1659 Sunshine Coast Highway at Wyngaert Road, Gibsons  Phone 886-7112  ��� CARPETS m TILES ��� LINOLEUMS  We Feature a Large Selection of Drapes  rA/HICN NEWT  The woman motorist who drives by the seat of her pantyhose  is safer on the highway than her  sister who wears a girdle, according" to a report in Marketing, the Canadian advertising  news weekly. It quotes an automobile manufacturer's survey  which claims the girdle is probably the most unsung menace  on the road today.  The car maker's argument  goes like this:. Discomfort from  the girdle causes the woman to  squirm, thus reducing concentration. And the pull from the  garters tends to hoist her feet  off the. control pedals. To overcome this, she. often pushes  against the pull and ends up going faster than she really intends  to. On the other hand (or leg)  weightless pantyhose is comfortable and allows complete  concentration on the road ahead.  But a leading girdle manufuc-  turer violently disagrees: "We  have been making girdles for 30  years and have never heard this  complaint. The evidence for this  claim seems to have been simply plucked out of thin air.  There's no foundation for these  statements."  Naturally, the pantyhose makers disagree. They rebut: "The  extra comfort women find in  wearing pantyhose must make  driving an easier and safer operation."  ����_ *��* �����*  ��_* ��t�� ���_��  Out of all the confusion surrounding minis, maxis and mi-  dis, Style, the business publication for woriien's and children's  wear, says there is an almost  direct correlation between the  price range of a store and how  many longer garments it has  purchased. Figures given to  Style by Toronto and Montreal  stores prove that the higher the  general price range of the store,  the more below the knee outfits  are to be found. 7  Several chic metropolitan  stores' stock contains: up to 90  percent longer garments, while  mass mechandisers are sticking  to short dresses and skirts almost exclusively.  GILMORE'S  VARIETY  SHOP  SEWING NEEDS, BUTTERICK PATTERNS���Sechelt, Ph. 885-9343  HOWE SOUND 5, 10, 15 CENT STORE  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-9852  For All Your SEWING NEEDS, SIlllPLICITY PATTERNS  0. G. DOUGLAS VARIETY & PAINTS  McCall's Patterns, Laces, Remnants & Singer Supplies  Sunnycrest Plaza, Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-2615  TASttLA SHOPPE  FOR YOUR YARDGOODS ��� Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-9331  A. Household teaspoons and  culinary measuring spoons frequently vary in volume; The  most accurate method of ensuring a proper dose for liquid medication is the use of a calibrated glass or plastic medicine cup  which has the various gradations marked on it. For purposes  of drug labelling a teaspoon dose  is considerel to be equivalent to  a voluriie of 5 cubic centimetres.  Q. How does the food value  of white bread compare with  that of whole wheat bread?  A. Most white bread sold in  Canada is made from enriched  flour containing added thiamine,  rib-flavin; niacin and iron in  amounts specified by Food and  Drug .Regulations. Consequently  the food value of white enriched  bread compares favorably with  that of whole wheat or cracked  wheat and in fact may contain  more calcium, thiamine and riboflavin.  Q. Are all food additives laboratory chemicals?  A. Some food additives are  derived fromfoods. For example  lecithin which may sometimes  be used in processed foods as a  preservative is derived from Soybeans arid corn.  Q. Why do Food and Drug  regulations permit the addition  of vitamin A to skim milk?  A. Skim milk is milk from  which most of the milk fat has  been removed. In removing the  milk fat, vitamin A, which is fat  soluble is also removed. To compensate for this loss Food and  Drug regulations permit the en-  richriient of skim jmilk with added vitamin A.  Q. What are hydrolyzed vegetable proteins as listed on the labels for some foods?  A. These substances are flavor erthancers in the form of partially broken down proteins.  They may be obtained from  such foods as> wheat, rye, soya  or corn.  Q. Food products are packaged in many types of containers including those made from  wood, paper, glass, plastics and  alurriirium foil. Is one type of  container safer than another?  A. Food packaging materials  vary with the nature of the products they contain. Food and  Drug Regulations specify that  no person shall sell any food in  a package that may yield to its  contents any substance that may  be injurious to the health of a  consumer of the food. Inspection  arid scientific analysis ensure  that this regulation is being carried out.  Q. Are there calorie or sugar  reduced foods and drinks available for use iri carbohydrate or  might require them now that cy-  clamates have been banned?  A. Soft drinks containing saccharin or a saccharin-sugar mixture are now available and a declaration of the contents appears  on the label. Canned fruits suitable for use in carbohydrate ro  calorie restricted diets will soon  be marketed.  By A; R. BUCKLEY  Plant Research Institute,  Ottawa  Changes in the popularity of  different flowers emerge periodically according to individual  tastes,, availability of new sel-  ectioris, and new trends in landscape design and maintenance.  Twenty years ago the .geranium  -or zo'nale pelargonium was quite  commonplace, they were consistently used in park bedding  schemes, for window boxes, and  in many corners of the garden.  As labor costs increased, bedding schemes involving the carryover of plants inside through  the winters, and those that required more maintenance became impractical, and soon geraniums, which were in tihds  group, were less conspicuous in  public places and the demand  for them from home owners  diminished.  Nowadays there are a large  number of newer kinds avail-  abe in different colors and with  the popularity of part&os and  containers, many more places in  which to grow them. Furthermore, the mass production by  specialists of cultured cuttings  has greatly reduced disease problems and the necessity of carrying plants through .the winter;  thus the showy geranium has  once more come into its own in  public parks and home gardens.  If you aren't aware of the diversity of color and form found  in the newer types of geraniums  then investigate the possibility  of using some in your summer  bedding schemes, for they are  among the most distinguished  and perpetual flowering of all  our garden plants.  Most florists and garden centers carry bedding geraniums.  If you have a choice, choose  your varieties from the 'First  Lady' series Mamie, an excellent red; Eleanor, deep salmon;  Bess, begonia rose double, and  Jacqueline, signal red double,  are the most outstanding. Another series of great beauty is the  Irene series, containing about  fifteen different kinds. Penny Irene, double rosy-pink, an$ Dark  Red Irene, bright deep * red flowers, are two of the best. Others of merit are Snowball, white  Cardinal, signal red witih large  flat florets; Pink Jade, a new  orchid pink; Orange Glow, orange, scarlet, Galaxie, dark  crimson arid finally the showy  Mme.  Langguth,  with variega  ted green and white leaves and  brick-red single fiowers.  You can select the color you  prefer from the local outlets,  for most plants will have at least  one flower on them when you  buy."  The cultural requirements of  these plants are simple. Older  varieties appear to grow better  when they are shaded from the  mid-day sun or are in part shade  most of the day; they blossom  better in full sun but their leaves  are yellowish and not attractive  and the blooms are not as large.  The newer varieties rherttioned  above, however, have been bred  with the sunny garden in mind,  and most or them will grow better in full sunlight. In general  they require a nice light loamy  well-drained soil. If your soil  is heavy add peat moss or per-  lite ito make it more friable and  to provide improved drainage.  Geraniums look well standing  in their own glory or associated with annuals to enhance  their brilliant coloring. For example, a bed of pink or red  kinds edged with alyssum can  be very effective. Pink geraniums edged with light blue ager-  atum, or red geraniums edged  with dark blue lobelia, are two  other attractive color combinations.  Patios really clamor for the  flamboyant geraniums. Plant  them in tubs or decorated pails  or in special geometrical beds  in the patio floor. Use these  plants sparingly in borders as  they tend to dominate the whole  Coast News, Aug. 5, 1970.       3  .garden. Wherever they are  planted, they require a background of grey or green to present their best appearance. This  may be provided if not already  existing, by fast-growing foliage  annuals such as the castor oil  bean (Ricinus), or the burning  bush (Kochia).  All summer the geraniums  must be kept well watered and  the old faded flowers removed.  i_f they become top heavy, pinch  them back and they will branch  out at the base.  prrf  it  ' -'  For Real Estate on the  Sunshine Coast  K.CROSBY  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  Gibsons ��� 886-2481  NOTICE  R. S. Rhodes  Doctor of Optometry  204 Vancouver Block  Vancouver, B.C.  /  J  Announces he will be in Sechelt  MONDAY, AUG17  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  5��*_��*#W��*AMM-*^  ***^0***^*^*0^0^^**l^*^**0^^^    '  PLAY BINGO THURSDAY  AUGUST 6  GIBSONS LEGION HALL - 8 pm.  Sunshine Coast Highway  19 GAMES $10 or OVER  20th GAME  $500-50 CALLS      $250-52 CALLS  $100���55 CALLS      $50-56 CALL or MORE  Minors under 16 not allowed  GIBSON?   WELFARE  FUND  Door Prize $j||  Draw  Winner must be In Attendance  To Gibsons, Granthams, Hopkins, Langdale, Davis  Bay, Selma Park, Sechelt and West Sechelt areas:  SHARP ��� CLEAR ���RELIABLE  ��� MULTI-CHANNEL TV RECEPTION  (Preliminary Connections now being made)  Special Notice to Residents of Gower Point Road, West of the Village -  If interested in having Cablevisron in your home, please phonei  885-2444 today in order to help us evaluate the demand for servlcie  Coast Cable Vision  885*2444 4       Coast News, Aug. 5, 1970    QJH) QF THANKS  COAST NEWS CLASSIFIED ADS  Deadline,  Tuesday Noon  Rates: Up to 15 words 55e,  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.  Legal  notices  20c  per  count  line. Phone 886-2622  COMING EVENTS  TWILIGHT  THEATRE  Wed.,   Thurs.,  Aug.   5,   6 at  8  MIDNIGHT COWBOY  Academy Award Winner  RESTRICTED  Fri.r   Sat.,   Sun.   Aug.   7,   8,   9  at 8 p.m.  Walt Disney's  THE COMPUTER WORE  TENNIS SHOES  Sat., Aug. 8 ��� 11 p.m. to 6:301  FIVE KARLOFF CHILLERS  Die MonsterDie  uoabh oiIX aowax ORX  Comedy of Terrors  Black Sabbath  Mon., Tues., Wed., Aug. 10, 11,12  at 8 p.m.  THE ARRANGEMENT  Kirk Douglas, Faye Dunaway  Deborah Kerr  RESTRICTED  Aug. 15: Roberts Creek Legion  dance, 8:30 p.m. to ? Music by  Western Troubadors. Admission  $1.50 per person.  ENGAGEMENT  Mr. and Mrs. William McPhedran are happy to announce the  engagement of their eldjeist  daughter Moira Ann to Mr. Jake  Neil Toews, son of Mr. and Mrs.  Neil Toews, Wheatley, Ont. The  wedding to take place Aug. 30  in Vancouver.  DEATHS  DUBOIS ��� Aug. 2, 1970, Eva  Matilda Dubois, aged 75 years,  of Sechelt. Survived by her loving husband Maynard, 5 daughters, May Dubois of Haney; Mrs.  Violet Amundsen, North Vancouver; Doris Dubois, Westview;  Mrs. Leona Lee, Pender Harbour; Mrs. Laura Kammerle,  Vancouver; 3 sons, Leonard and  Bennie, Pender Harbour; Oliver  of Duncan; 1 brother, Oliver  Fontaine, Calif.; 2 sisters, Mrs.  Agnes Stevenson, Calif.; Mrs.  trene Page, Wash.; 21 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren.  Funeral service Thurs., Aug. 6  at 2 p.m. from St. Mary's church  Garden Bay, Rev. Canon A.  Greene officiating. Interment  Kleindale Cemetery. HARVEY  FUNERAL HOME, directors.  FORBES ��� July 30, 1970, Edith  Alice Forbes of Seaview Road,  Gibsons, B.C. Survived by 2 sons,  James. Edmonton; Ellis, Scotia,  New York; 2 brothers, Mr. Alf  Gratton, Gibsons, Fred Gratton  England; 2 sisters, Rose and  Florrie, England, & grandchildren. Mrs. Forbes was a pioneer  RN and pioneered free dental  and tonsil clinics at Hartney,  Man., District Nurse in England  and on arrival in Canada pioneered a nursing home at Hartley, Man. Also a life member of  "W.I. in Hartney and very active  in United Church activities, also  a member of O.A.P.O. Predeceased by her husband in 1950  and then retired in 1953 Funeral  service was held Sat., Aug. 1 at  3 p.m. from the Family Chapel  of the Harvey Funeral Home,  Rev. J. Williamson officiated.  Cremation.  METCALFE ��� Victor Edwin, on  July 28, 1970, in his 80th year,  formerly of Gower Point Road,  Gibsons, B.C. Memorial service  will be held at St. Bartholomew's  Anglican Church on Thursday,  Aug. 6, 1970, Rev. R. D. Morgan  officiating. Cremation. Interment of ashes at Gibsons Cemetery. No flowers by request. Arrangements through the Memorial Society of B.C. and First  Memorial Services Ltd.  SIM ��� Aug. 2, 1970, beloved' infant daughter of Rick and Lorraine Sim, Sechelt, B.C. Private  service was held. Harvey Funeral Home, directors.  A sincere thank you to the doctors, nurses and staff of St.  Mary's Hospital for all their  good care while I was a patient.  Thank you also to good friends  and neighbors for looking after  my wife while I was away.  ���John McDonald.  Mr. and Mrs. E. D. Forbes of  Scotia, N.Y., and Mr. and Mrs.  J. G. Forbes of Edmonton, Alta.  wish to thank the residents of  Gibsons for their kindness and  expressions of sympathy in the  passing of our mother, the late  Mrs. Edith Forbes. Special  thanks to Mr. and Mrs. Alex  Robertson, the Gibsons group  U.C.W., the O.A.P.O., Dr. Hob-  son, the staff of St. Mary's Hospital and the Rev. J. Williamson.  WORK WANT��  Do you require bookkeeping,  statements, balance sheets, and  personal income tax? Phone  886-9331.   24 hour electrical service by licenced electrician. Phone 886-  7495. ���  Painting and decorating. Reasonable rates, free estimates.  Phone 886-9684.   Backhoe available. Water lines  and septic tanks installed. Ph.  886-2231 days, 8-6-2171 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.  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  Small rototiller with operator  for hire. Phone 886-2350.  VERNON & SON BULLDOZING  Land clearing with  clearing blade  Grading and Excavating  Competent work, Service  Satisfaction Guaranteed  Phone 886-1887  MISC. FOR SALE  12 it. Aluminum Springbok aluminum cartop boat, $230. Phone  886-2581.  Household effects, fridge^ washing machine, garden furniture,  golf clubs, piano and bench. Ph.  886-9643.  Tent, 9 x1 9, $20. Phone 886-9576.  TV. radio and stereo repairs.  Prompt service in your home or  at our shop. Ayres Electronics,  Sunshine Coast Highway in Gibsons, in front of E & M Bowl-  adrome. Phone 886-7117     .  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  Propane fridges, kerosene fridges, stoves, heaters, tanks, lights,  parts, repairs. 8875 Granville  St., Vancouver 14. Phone 112-263-  8756.  ~~       SPORTING GOODS  Hardware and appliances  Where your dollar has more  cents  EARL'S IN GIBSONS   886-9600        Used electric and gas ranges,  also oil ranges. C & S Sales. Ph.  885-9713.  Sechelt   FARM FRESH EGGS  PURE  UNPASTURIZED HONEY  Always Available  WYNGAERT ENTERPRISES  Gibsons 886-9340  IF IT'S SUITS - IT'S MORGANS  885-9330, Sechelt  1 set dual controls for Evinrude  or Johnson. $25. Phone 885-2260.  5-speed Mustang bike, like new,  all accessories, original cost $80,  sell for $50. Phone 886-2010.  '68 A90 Honda, low mileage, excellent condition, $295. Phone  886-2467.-  Buy your 45 gal. trash incinerator  from   Sechelt  Kinsmen   at  $3.50 each. Phone 885-9542.  MISC. FOR SALE (Cont'd)  BUCKERFIELD'S  BETTER FEEDS  FOR ALMOST EVERY NEED  Pigeon mix 50 lbs., $4.10  Dog Meal Crumbles $4.49  WYNGAERT ENTERPRISES  886-9340  1970 Bultaco, 175 cc, excellent  scrambler. Reasonable offer, or  trade for sail boat. Phone 886-  7766.   WANTED   40 hp. Evinrude 1960 model for  parts. Phone 886-9959.  CARS, TRUCKS FOR SALE  OFFER FOR TRUCK  plainly marked on the envelope,  "Offer on P.T. No. 71" will be  received by the undersigned up  to 5 p.m., August 14, 1970, for  the following truck located "as  is and where is" at the Department of Highways Yard, Gibsons, British Columbia.  1966 Chevrolet Vz ton pickup  Reference No. S-3162.  To view or for further information, contact the Mechanical  Foreman, Department of Highways, Gibsons, British Columbia.  Licence and registration is not  included.  Offers must be accompanied by  a certified cheque or money order made payable to the Minister of Finance for 10% of the  bid. If the successful bidder  subsequently withdraws his offer  the 10% payment shall be liable,  to forfeiture.  The highest or any offer will not  necessarily be accepted, but the  bearer of a successful bid will  be required to pay the S.S. tax.  R. G. McKee, Chairman,  Purchasing Commission,  Parliament Buildings,  Victoria, British Columbia.  Ad No. 71 - 70/71  July 27, 1970.    1969 Ford Ranger Vz ton truck.  Phone 886-7130.  BOATS FOR SALE  TO CLOSE THE ESTATE OF  WILLIAM SLEEP, DECEASED  Cash offers will be received by  the undersigned up to and including FridayV August 21, 1970  for the purchase of the following  vessel:  Ex-Troller M.v: "GORDON"  Licence No. 13K16977  Length 30 feet, Beam 9 feet,  Draft 4 feet, Vessel equipped  with 6 cylinder Chrysler "Ace"  Marine gas engine.  Vessel is moored at the Government Wharf, Madeira Park,  B.C., and will be  open for inspection on Thursday, August 13  1970 .  Sale shall be after inspection  and no" undertakings are made  with respect to the condition of  or title to the said vessel. Neither the highest bid nor any bid  will necessarily be accepted.  Clinton W. Foote,  Public Trustee,  635 Burrard St.,  VANCOUVER 1, B.C.  (Phone 684-6311).  Used 35 hp. Merc, like new condition, plus tank and 'controls.  Best offer over $300. Phone 886-  2894 or 886-2887.  15 ft. boat and trailer, 40 horse  Johnson, $400. 886-2685.  123/_ ft. plywood speedboat, 22  hp. motor. Phone 886-2467.  For complete information on  Marine, Industrial and Liability  insurance; claims and adjust  ments, contact Captain W. Y.  Higgs, Marine Consultant, Box  339, Gibsons. Phones 886-9546.  and 885-9425  SUNSHINE COAST REAL ESTATE  FUELS  Cordwood for sale by load or  contract. Phone 886-2664 after 5  p.m.  FIREWOOD ��� Seasoned, dry,  split, alder. Fireplace ready.  Delivered and stacked. $25 a  cord. Phone 886-2717.  BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES  ' WEST SECHELT: Prime value  in this attractive W-F home situated on over 1 acre. The 2 bdrm. home features living and  work area facing beach and  view, H.W. floors in Living Rm.  and bedrms. Lots of storage  space, utility, carport. Attractive terms on $31,500 F.P.  Delightful retirement cottage  on lge. level lot, fenced and  landscaped: House is immaculate 2 bedrms., living room and  kitchen. Lge. utility room. Carport. Near new furniture included in low price of $18,500. Terms  are generous.  ROBERTS CREEK: Nicely  wooded acre with southern slope  exposure. Piped water at property. Golf course and beach  within easy walking distance.  Don't delay, pick this up at $13,-  500.  3 acres with 218' W-F, pretty  little cove, driveway in and water connection paid. Terms on  $20,000 F.P.  GOWER POINT: Approx. 1 ac.  at excellent beach. Cozy 3 room  cottage in natural setting. Fruit  trees and small fruits. Only $23,-  650. Terms may be considered.  GIBSONS: 20 choice acres with  total of 6Vz ac. clear. Comfortable older style 4 room home.  New workshop 16 x 24. Roads 3  sides, excellent water and garden soil. Attractive terms on  $32,500.  Approx. 3 ac. with cozy 4 room  home. Well located, 1 mile to  shops and school. Ideal spot to  keep that horse or just garden.  Easy terms on $14,000.  Looking for a spot for a mobile home? Be sure to see this  95' x 190' parcel, level and easy  clearing. Small stream, convenient location. Priced for quick  sale at $2,600.  Handyman's Special! Live in  while renovating, 4 rooms and  bath. Nice lot with view, few  fruit trees. Try $2,500 down on  $7#50.   ���..������> .-7\  .,    K. BUTLER REALTY LTD.  ALL TYPES  OF INSURANCE  Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 886-2000  MEMBER  MULTIPLE LISTING  SERVICE  �� ���  Gibsons ��� West: Practically  new, modern three bedroom  home (requiring minor finishing) on large level lot. Quiet location, excellent for small children, only five minutes drive to  stores and schools. F.P. $16,500  with approx. $10,000 D.P. balance only $77 per month ��� or  offers on lower down payment  and terms.  Granthams ��� View ��� Immedi  ate possession. Charming two  bedroom home, brand new. W-W  carpets, propane furnace, 4  piece vanity, full insulation, etc.,  etc. The steps are steep ��� not  for those with heart ailments or  creaky joints. FP. $15,800.  Roberts Creek ��� Privacy. Near  level, 4.6 acres, partly cleared.  Excellent small holding for farm-  ette.  $5,900.  Roberts Creek ��� Large residen-,  tial lot, near good beach. Definitely a good buy at $2,600 cash.  Waterfront ��� Immediate possession. Well maintained, fully furnished two bedroom home right  on the beach. Paved access on  White Avenue close to Roberts  Creek store. Reasonably priced  at $18,500.  All exclusive with:  General Store  Sunshine Coast  Phone 886-2467, or  Box 1098, Coast News  PETS  Poodles,     grooming,    clipping.  Years of experience Phone 886-  2601.  Agencies Ltd.  Realty & Insurance  GIBSONS  C. R. Gathercole, 886-7015  CONSTRUCTOR  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Sechelt.  Phone 885-2283  Everything tor your  building needs  Roberts Creek, fronting on Lower Road, close to- beach, boat  launching, etc., an acre of wooded level land, with 88' fronting on  road, with Regional Water in.  $6,000 FP., terms TBA.  886-2481  Roberts   Creek,   near   Maskell  . Road. Half an acre of parklike  land,  close to  beach.   Regional  water. $5,750 F.P. cash.  886-2481  Headlands Road, Gibsons Village  View cottage in a pleasant area,  with good garden potential. Han  dy to amenities and beach, no  hills to climb. Could stand a little work, but interior is nice and  tidy, good tenant. Only $7,850  F.P., first $2500 down takes, balance by A-S at C.I.R.  886-2481  Sandy Hook, Tiilicaum, and Tu-  wanek. Some nice lots in these  areas, all fully serviced. WF  and SWF, prices from around  $3,000 to around $9,000. Paved  road leads to the area, on Sechelt Arm a few miles from  town. .      '  886-2481  Grand view home close to  ferry and Gibsons. Two bedroom, well built, meticulously  maintained. Concrete foundations, walks,'easy parking. See  this, for only $21,700 ��� some  terms.  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  EWART McMYNN REALTY  Phone 886-2248  Box 238 Gibsons, B.C.  Notary Public  E. McMynn, 886-2500  Vince Pre���er 886-9359  Mrs. L. Girard, 886-7760  GOWER POINT: One acre (approx.) with 200 ft. WATER-  FRONTAGE. Fantastic view pro  perty. Two room cottage has  huge fireplace, very cozy and  could be enlarged. Only V/z mi.  from Gibsons; has Hydro services, and water line in. Only  $10,000 down on the F.P. of $22,-  000.    ,  GIBSONS VILLAGE: Two bedroom, older type home, on quiet  street. Good view. Level lot. All  services in. Owner leaving area.  Full price $7350.  GIBSONS VILLAGE: Three bedroom home, centrally located.  Has usable attic. Large bright  living room, with fireplace and  excellent view. Front and rear  access. Lawn, garden, fruit trees  Economical elect, heat. A comfortable family home with aft approximate area of 1600 ft. Sensi-r  bly priced at $17,000. Terms.  LOTS & ACREAGE: We have  lots and acreage in the Gibsons  Rural and Roberts Creek areas.  PROPERTY FOR SALE  The Hough Farm  First Time Offered  12 Parcels at Gibsons  Size 2% to 22?4 acres  Price $7,000 to $33,500  1 Mi. to Shopping & Schools  3 Mi. to Ferry & Golf Course  % Mi. to Gower Point  1 Hour from Horseshoe Bay  Approved for Septic Tanks  The house, barn, milking sequip-  ment, dairy, walk in freezer and  all outbuildings on approx.  12  acres is priced at $33,501} terms  and trades will be considered.  For further particulars call Milt  Rankin   collect   at   874-6033   or  write  MONTREAL TRUST  466 Howe St., Van. 1      688-4411  "BAYVIEW" ��� Sargeant (North  west) Bay ��� New waterfront  development! !  Magnificent waterfront and  view lots with superlative  salmon fishing at your doorstep. Limited number of lots  available at this choice location close to Sechelt Village  with all facilities. Act NOW  and secure the Best of two  worlds.  PENDER HARBOUR ��� Large  fully serviced view lots only  200 feet to safe moorage. Located in the centre of Pender Harbour, the hub of  scenic boating waters and  fabulous sports fishing. Priced from $2,500.  ROBERTS CREEK ��� Beautifully landscaped, south slope  property, with year round  creek and 285 feet highway  frontage plus well constructed older type home with half  basement. Ideal retirement  home. Full price $15,000.  GIBSONS ��� Large, fully serviced waterfront lots with beach  safe moorage and "million  dollar" views!!!! Full price  only. $8,800.  For full details call Frank  Lewis, 886-9900 at the office  of Exclusive Agent:  FINLAY REALTY LTD.  886-9900 936-1444  Gibsons Coquitlam  Waterfront lot,. choice location.  Village of Gibsons, serviced,;  cleared. $7,000 cash, or $7500  terms. Phone 886-7559.  One of the best view lots in  Gibsons. On Sargent Rd., 60' x  120' All services. $3650 ca&h or  terms. HE 3-2154, Vancouver.  OVERLOOKING  SALMON ROCK  Gibsons, waterfront on the bluff,  2 years old, 1700 sq. ft., 3 bedroom post and beam basement  home, V/z baths, wall to wall  carpeting throughout. Built in  dishwasher and appliances.  Raised hearth and stone fireplace. An executive home oriented to the bluff site. Principals only. Phone 886-7080.  Private sale on Sunshine Coast  highway at*i>avis Bky; Clear title, up-and-down duplex on large  landscaped lot with beautiful  sea view to Vancouver Island.  Large rooms, thermal windows,  hot water oil heating, triple  plumbing, heavily insulated walls  and ceilings. Could bring in $275  monthly. Needs some finishing.  Pr. 885-9662 .  One of the best view lots in Gib-  All services, $3650, cash or  terms. HE 3-2154, Vancouver.  Immediate Possession  By owner in Selma Park, viewing Georgia Strait, 2400 sq ft. on  2 floors. Lower floor walk-in entrance, 4 bedrooms, large rec.  room, 2 fireplaces, dble plumbing, w.w. carpet, large sundeck  carport, features reg. rein. cone,  "fall-out" shelter, outbldg.,  workshop, 24 x 30. ft; attractive  grounds, approx. Vz acre, f.p.  $48,000. Some terms. Phone 885-  9630.  9 large south and west panoramic view lots in new subdivision - Gower Point area - Terms  By owner, R. W. Vernon,  886-  2887.   ANNOUNCEMENTS  J & S ENTERPRISES LTD.  National Feed Dealer  Farm Feeds.and Hay  Full line Farnem Products  North Rd., Gibsons.       886-7123  Water delivery, Gibsons and Sechelt area. Phone 886-2973 or  886-7123.  Alcoholics Anonymous. Phone  885-9534, 886r990|4 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  air tanks  SKINDrVERS AVAILABLE  FOR SALVAGE WORK  MARINE ACCESSORIES  Paint, fibreglass, rope, canvas,  boat hardware  WALT NYGREN  SALES LTD.  Gibsons, 886-9303 fOR RENT  2 bedroom house, fridge, elec.  stove, some furniture. Couple or  couple with 1 child. Gibsons vil  lage. $135 per month. Apply Box  1099; Coast News.  Aug; 18 to Sept. 30, fully furnished 2 bedroom cabin on waterfront, Selma Park. Phone 886-  7568.  3 bedroom smte for rent, close  to waterfront, mostly furnished.  Phone 886-7240 evenings, v  OFFICES FOR RENT  HARRIS  BLOCK  3 bright offices ��� Centre of  Gibsons business area. Inquiries  invited. Contact N. R. Harris,  Hopkins Landing. Phorie -886-  2861.  BEST ACCOMMODATION  IN GIBSONS  MAPLE CRESCENT  NEW DELUXE APARTMENT  1, 2, 3 bedroom apartments vacant now. FREE heat, washing  facilities, drapes, blinds, parking, water, garbage collection. Colored appliances and  plumbing: Luxury living at low  cost. Phone 886-2077  m^4'.   ^��H7 *- 4 _ m i 4 |^. f gf%  WANTED TO RENT  Responsible businessman with  wife and 2 children wishes rental accommodation in the Sechelt afea from Sept. 1. May be  contacted at Vancouver, 112-261-  8554 collect.  Teacher wants to rent or lease  2-3 bedroom home from August  15 or Sept. 1 or period of oj  year.   Write   Box   1096,  News, Gibsons.  ROBERTS CREEK  (By MA^GE NEWMAN)  Mr.  .y��  id Mrs. Ira James are  here/.:t the Creek after a leisurely trip through B.C. Also  home from a visit to the interior  are the Stan Rowlands.  Mr. and Mrs. Ken Dalgleish  have been in Vancouver to see  the ballet at Queen E.  Mr. arid Mrs. S. E. Perkins  are back from .California to  make alterations" and additions  to their home on Beach Avenue.  Dave Wightman and Ralph  Galliford were guests of Mrs. H.  E. Galliford over the weekend.  Davey Reynolds and Bert  Arndt have been visitors at the  home of Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Reynolds for the past week and have  returned to Cranbrook via the  U.S.A.  Mr. and Mrs. James Sommer-  field, of Santa Barbara, were  guests at the Newman home during the week.  Mrs. M. MacKenzie and Greg,  of Kamloops, are guests at the  Len MacDonald home, Murray  MacKenzie is presently in South  America on a three-month business trip. Mr. Len MacDonald  will be home during the week returning from a visit to his brother in the east.  Miss Jane Dodd will leave ori  Monday for Europe, joining her  aunt, Mrs. Hazel Dodd, in Montreal. They will return in October.  Another letter  for Loff mark  Another letter will be sent to  Health Minister Loff mark and  the BCHIS to ascertain what is  delaying action on the Pender  Harbour hospital clinic and to  inform both that Pender Harbour Director J. H. Tyner will  shortly visit Victoria offices of  the BCHIS.  Last official word the directors of the Sunshine Coast Re*-  gional Hospital District received was that it would be better  for those concerned to submit a  new brief, known as the Clearwater brief, which apparently the  department favors. This was  some months ago.  Those working On behalf of the  clinic have been waiting patiently for a copy of the Clearwater  brief and are still waiting but  their patience is running out. Director Tyner reported that during an interview with the minister when he visited the hospital  a couple of months ago he promised action.  Sharpe - Harding  On July 25, 1970, at 12 noon in  Gibsons United Church*, Misp>  Mary Pauline, daughter of Mr.  and Mrs. Paul G. Harding of  Gibsons, was united in marriage  with Mr. Donald George Sharpe,  son of Mr. and- Mrs. William  Page, of Delta, B.C. Rev. J. Williamson officiated.  The charming bride was gowned in a floor length empire waist-  ed gown of Migoda crepe, with  scooped neckline and floating  Alencon lace panels, attached  Migoda train and lily point  sleeves. Her short scalloped Organza veil was held in place  with stephanotis and pearls. She  carried a crescent shape: bouquet of white carnations, pink  rosebuds and stephanotis.  Matron of honor Mrs. Marilyn  Ranniger of Gibsons, wore a  short mauve moss crepe empire  style dress with long sleeves,  and she carried a half crescent  bouquet of pink and white carnations.  Bridesmaids Miss Kathy Potter and Miss Marion Vaughan  (niece of the bride) wore short"  empire dresses of pink moss  crepe with very full sleeves, and  they carried half crescent bouquets of mauve and white carnations.   Best man was Mr. Ed." Davis.  Bob MacFarlane, brother-in-law  of the groom and Bob Harding,  brother of the bride were ushers.  The bride's mother chose a  gown of turquoise and white with  white accessories, while the  groom's mother chose white lace  over pink taffeta with white accessories.  The reception was held in Gibsons Legion Hall with Mr. Richard Ranniger as master of ceremonies.  For leaving on their honeymoon of two weeks in Pender  Harbour, Nelson Island and Princess Louise Inlet, the bride wore  a pale green crepe dress with  ivory accessories and a beige  camel coat. On their return they  will live at 1069 Franklin Road,  Gibsons.  Our of town guests were Mr.  and Mrs. Ted Crawford, Mr.  and Mrs. Tony Edwards, Mr.  and Mrs. Ernest, Harding, Miss  Joan Harding, Mr. Richard  Harding, Mr. and Mrs. Charles  Harding, Mr. and Mrs. Allen  Hunt, Mr. Robert Harding of  Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. H. Van Nes of  Cloverdale; Miss Arlene Harding, West Vancouver; Mr. and  Mrs. Robert McFarlane and  Daren, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Harding and children, Richmond; Mr.  and Mrs. Arthur Harding, Campbell River; Mr. and Mrs. D. C.  Taylor, Oakland, Calif; Mr. and  Mrs. Cyril Ward, Vancouver,  Wash.; Mr. Ron Harding, London, Eng.; Misses Barbara and  Kathy Illingworth, Clinton, B.C.;  Mr. and Mrs. L. Maynard, Madeira  Park.  Mr. and Mrs. Harold Ward,  Surrey; Mr. and Mrs. Barry  Brown, Mrs. George Sharpe,  Miss Marion Vaughan, Miss  Therese Reikkoff, Mr. and Mrs.  Eric Hunt, Burnaby; Mr. & Mrs.  Wm. Page, Delta; Mr. and Mrs.  W. S. Potter, Mr. and Mrs. A.  C. Ratobitt, Miss Kathy Potter,  North Vancouver.  Specials out  Provincial municipal authorities have decided the' Regional  .District board should avoid specific areas with varying taxation rates. This came as the result of the recent set-to by residents who found they were on  'borderline areas which had a  higher taxation than their next  door neighbors.  To avoid this the provincial  authority has recommended the  Regional District merge Wilson  Creek and- Davis Bay with Selma Park so it would come under  the one level of taxation. Specific areas are usually set up for  the use of some service such as  street lighting.  .The board decided it would  prepare a bylaw to cover the  operations of the regional district staff and working conditions for future use.  50 AT SOCIAL  Following the July 25 wedding  and reception of their daughter  Mary Pauline to Mr. Donald G.  Sharpe, Mr. and Mrs. Paul G.  Harding, Gibsons, entertained t  both clans. A social evening and  buffet supper was enjoyed by all  50 people. Mr. William Harding  of Nelson Island was the only  one of the six Harding brothers  and one sister, Mrs. Dave Taylor, unable to attend the wed-  dingT  Coast News, Aug. 5, 1970.       5  OES Sunday  trip explores  highways, byways  Lost, and strayed were 26 mem  -bers of the OES on Sunday when  led by Harry Mylroie, PP, they  covered the highways and byways of the Sunshine Coast on,  one of their enjoyable, mystery  trips.  Stops were made at various  scenic spots, sideroads were explored, and detours were executed in a clever and misleading  fashion so that none had an idea  as to where the trip might end.  Finally, after some fancy backtracking, they came at last to  the Castle, an old Roberts Creek  landmark, owned by Mr. and  Mrs. Charles Merrick, and occupied by Bob and Grace Cum-  - ming, PM.  There a sumptuous smorgasbord was prepared and the hungry horde fell to, seated comfortably on the lawn overlooking  the gulf.  Then followed an hour of  games' where the competition  for prizes was keen, and would-  be golfers whacked balls all  over the grounds, even into the  cup, egg-carrying racers tossed  eggs about in an irresponsible  manner and dart-throwefrs made  the place temporarily unsafe.  Snap-happy Polaroid . camera  owners provided a record of the  scene and participants.  The Castle, a quaint and altogether charming cottage, named because of its upstairs turret,  was built by Harry Roberts in  1917.  Little has been done to change  the original lines except for the  addition of windows. Larger  than it appears from the outside  the house contains a combination living-dining room, kitchen,  bedroom and utility room on the  first floor, and a large bedroom,  bathroom and turret bedroom  upstairs.  Furthermore,     the     upstairs  landing      contains      something  -which the average modern honie  lacks, a huge built-in chest for  storing; winter bedding.  Constructed of logs with shingles on the second floor, it is  painted in pastel colors throughout, with dark beams in the living room. The fireplace, also  built by Mr. Roberts, shows not  a trace of smoke despite the  more than 50 years of usage in  an area where.winter winds play  havoc with chimneys.  Surrounding the rock and mortar chimney, and deriving its  heat from it, he had built a  rounded green house in which  Mr. Roberts had raised many  exotic plants, but vandals broke  the glass during the owners'  temporary absence, and it. was  not replaced.  A fountain, also built by Mr.  Roberts, was restored by Mr.  Merrick and now plays gracefully upon its pool. Added to this  charming spot are Mrs. Cum-  ���mings' collection of driftwood  oddments, their crevices supporting tiny pots of plants, and  also a gorgeous hanging basket  of fuschias given to her by Mrs.  Jen Monrufet.  Mrs. Monrufet sends affectionate greetings to her friends here  and states that she is well and  happy. 7  The mystery trip was engineered by Mrs. Jo Mylroie and  Mrs. Ruth Harrison, and was a  great success.  COMBINATION FOUND  If someone has lost the written eombihatibn for a lock in vicinity of the Bank of Montreal  Parking lot, it can be picked up  at the Coast News office.  Rainfall remains below normal  If the area had another 11 inches of rain it could be regarded!  as a normal year, according to figures supplied by Dick Kennett',  local weather observer.  His records show since Jan. 1 that total precipitation amounted  to 19.46 inches while the normal according to records, should be,  30.72 or thereabouts.  Rain 1.81 2.40 4.74 (64)  High Temperature 84 84 96      (55)  Low Temperature 49 46 43      (62)  Mean Temperature 61 62 69.2   (58)  Quarry - Lamb  At an evening ceremony on  July 25, 1970, in Holy Family Catholic Chfcrch, Sechelt, Mi��s  Mary Anriear Lamb, only daughter of Mr-land Mrs. Thomas A.  Lamb of Sechelt, became the  bride of Mr. William E. Quarry,  eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. W.  O. Quarry of Gibsons. Rev. Father J. O'Grady of Coquitlam officiated. Miss Margaret Mcln-  tyre was organist.  Th<&?bride.was; charrning in a  whifeijfeorded silk nylon arid lace  appliqrie gown en train, with  three quarter sleeves7 with floral cuff. Her bouffant net veil  was held in place with a floral  arrangement. She carried' a colonial bouquet of red roses and  quets of Marguerite daisies.  Maid of honor, Miss Carol  Procknow and bridesmaids Misses Dianne Ono and Denise  Quarry were gowned alike in  pale yellow silk with white chiffon overlay^ Empire, line, with  bouffant .chiffon sleeves with  wide cuffs and embroidered daisies on the sleeves. They wore  headdresses of 'matching material held in place with a satin rosette, and carried colonial bouquets of Marguerite diasies.  Best man was Mr. Rick Marsh  of Progress, and ushers Tom  Lamb and Bill Quarry, brothers  of the bride and groom.  , The bride's mother chose a  soft pink crimpalene long sleeved, long-waisted gown^ with flared skirt, white hat and accessories, with a corsage of pink carnations.  The groom's mother chose a  gown of coral chiffon ribboned  top with nylon chiffon pleated  skirt, matching hat and white  accessories and corsage of white  carnations.  A reception was held in the  Port Mellon Community Hall,  with Mr. Maurice Hemstreet as  master of ceremonies, with music by Penn Kings band.  The head table held two beautiful heirloom candelabra and the  wedding cake topped with fresh  Marguerite daisies complemented the bride's bouquet. The  guest tables had beautiful floral arrangements of pastel gladioli and daisies and white tapers.  The bride's bouquet /was  caught by Carol Procknow and  the garter by Doug Sutherland.  Roberts Creek Hospital Auxiliary did the catering.  For going away on their honeymoon to Calgary, Jasper and  Dawson Creek, the bride wore  a two piece pink ensemble with  a black hat and accessories.  They will reside at 8739 Osiers  Vancouver, on their return.  Special guests were Mrs. T. A.  Lamb, grandmother of the bride,  Mrs. L. Raincock, Penticton;  Mr. and Mrs. Huie Lamb, daughters Arden and Maureen and escort; Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Has-  lett and Kathy; Miss Henrietta  Campbell, Vancouver; Mr. and  Mrs. D. E. McTaggart and  daughter Heather, West Vancouver; Mr. E. Jarvis, grandfather  of the groom; Mrs. D. Cowling,  of England; Mr. and Mrs. R. D.  Young, Norma and Brian, Mr.  and Mrs. Ray Jarvis, West Vancouver; Mr. and Mrs. Norm Jarvis, Mr. and Mrs. B. J. Anderson, Mrs. John McGillivary and  Leila, Vancouver; Mr. and Mrs.  Don Jarvis and family, Calgary;  Mr. and Mrs. Vern Morgan, Kelowna; Mr- and - Mrs. Lloyd  Trainor, Kamloops; Mr. and  Mrs. R. Wells and family, Vernon.  Telegrams were received from  Roumania, London, Eng., Halifax and Winnipeg.  Board questions  expense policy  When a purchasing agent  saves a hospital thousands of-  dollars by judicious buying why  should he not be entitled to have  his expenses paid out of money  apportioned to hospital construction?  This was a question over which  the Regional District board pondered at its Friday night meeting last week. As director Rutherford of Halfmoon Bay said,  the man, J. M. Cave, saved a  great deal more than his salary  in purchases for the hospital extension.  The issue came before the  board when the BCHIS finance  department refused to pay, according to department regulations, any part of such expense  in the one-third the provincial  officials would reimburse the regional board.  Board members pointed out  that the situation as regards the  expenditure in the first instance  was created by the run-around  the board received in its efforts  to get the addition to the hospital to the point where it was actually going to be built. Just how  this expense account will be paid  to keep the books straight will  be tackled by the board's finance  committee.  Added further was the fact the  purchasing agent also saved taxpayers a considerable amount of  money.  SHARE YOUR  GOOD HEALTH  BE A BLOOD DONOR 6       Coast News, Aug. 5, 1970.  The  WEL  SEA CAVALCADE SPECIAL  THURS. ��� FRI. ��� SAT.  15% OFF every 8 lb. load of Drycleanmg  Coin-op Dry cleaners  NEXT TO THE ROYAL BANK  I  HENRY'S  SHOPPING BREAK  SPECIAL  Coffee & Donut ��� 150  TAKE HONE SPECIAL  1 Doz. Donufs ��� 630  BRING YOUR  TO THE SEA CAVALCADE  MOTORS  Your Friendly Chevron Service Station  SUNNYCREST SHOPPING CENTRE  SUNNYCREST PLAZA  Trifle's Glycerin and Rosewafer Lotion $1.99 value for C| J��  _ ._*___���    ��__*_r    o __���_���_       ��w��_a__rl    ��-_*___   -__i__*_l_m_ _*__ ���  ���for dry skin, wind and sunburn  Hum Rollette Deodorant, V/i oz.  ���for 24 hour protection  fact Toothpaste  ���Family Size  Breck Shampoo, 20 oz.  ���for normal^ dry and oily hair  "eg. $1.19 Spec. 59c  Reg. $1.49 *ec 88c  Reg. $ 1,99 Spec. $1.49  Trifle's Glycerin and Rosewater cream $1.98va,ue'or5J)1 09  ���hand and skin care  Sterling Felt Pen Markers, 4's  Band-Aids, Plastic Strips, 60'$  Stationery Special: Combo ���  I Cavendish letter pad  1 Cavendish note pad  1 pkg. envelopes  Reg. 89�� Spk- 59c  Rfeg. 890 *Pec- 49c  The Best For Less  $ 1.34 va'ue f��r *H 'hree ���  Spec. J^g  WESTERN  DRUGS  YOU to the  THE CEDAR'S  RESTAURANT MOTR  SUNNYCREST PLAZA  SUNNYCREST MOTORS  PHONE 886-9962 Box 17, GIBSONS, B.C.  Full Mechanical Service  COIN OPERATED CAR WASH  SAVE  10%     20%     33%     50%  For a TREASURE CHEST of BARGAINS  drop your anchor at the semi-annual  AT  Goddard's Fashion  SUNNYCI-Sf PUU Gibsons      <  886-9543  AG  lead  avaicaae o  I  aiues  Summer Sale starts Aug. 1  DONS SHOES LTD.  See you at another great value in fun -  Gibsons Sea Cavalcade - August 7,8, 9 Coast News, Aug. 5, 1970.  Invest in the SUNSHINE COAST  with the people who know it  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD  R)EAt ESTATE & INSURANCE  SUNNYCREST  SHOPPING  CENTRE  GIBSONS, B.C. Ph. 886-2481  FUN IN THE SUN  AT THE SEA CAVALCADE  Peninsula Plumbing Ltd.  MCAf OUTFIT  THE LITTLE SAILORS  IS YOUR CREW AT  Todd's Dry Goods  3 DAYS of fun for all the family  GIBSONS SEA CAVALCADE  August 7, 8. and 9  Kenmac Parte (1967) Ltd.  ey  Kids!  400  FREE  Water   Guns  Saturday, Aug. 8 - 10:30 a.m.  Wafer supplied  Douglas Variety  GIBSONS  CAVALCADE SPECIAL  FRJ., SAT., SUN.. AUG. 7,8,9  WALT DISNEY'S  The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes  WERTAINMENT FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY  SAT, AUG 8 ��� DUSK TO DAWN  An Evening With Karloff  The Master of the Monsters in hss 5 Greatest Shockers  DIE MONSTER DIE BLACK SABBATH  THE RAVEN THE TERROR  THE COMEDY OF TERRORS  TWILIGHT THEATRE  GIBSONS  SEA CAVALCADE SPECIALS  TURKEYS  FRESH ICE PAC  SLICED BACON  BREAKFAST DELIGHT  PORK & BEANS  CHELSEA  MINUTE PUDDINGS  NABOB, 3 oz.  per lb.  per lb.  7/H  4/49  HAMBURGER or  HOT DOG RELISH  CAKE MIXES  QUICK AS A WINK  Macaroni & Cheese Dinner 2 /43  CATELLI '  DETERGENT POWDER  FRENCH MAID, 5 lb.  4/49  $1.29  SUGAR, 25 lb.  1 PER FAMILY ORDER  $Z.Jtl  REE Wicker Bun Basket with each  loaf of Roman Meal Bread  SUPERVALU 8       Coast News, Aug. 5, 1970.  There's Fun for the Whole  AUGUST 7, 8, 9  We urge you to show your appreciation of the time and effort put in by all those who have worked so hard on your behalf in bringing you three days (Aug. 7, 8, 9) of fun packed  entertainment with GIBSONS SEA CAVALCADE.  This message is brought to you through the courtesy of the  following community-minded Gibsons business people:  Jay-Bee Furniture & Appliances  Ken DeVries Floor Coverings Ltd.  Gibsons Hardware (1966) Ltd.  McMynn Realty & Insurance  Gibson Girl Beauty Centre  Ken's Lucky Dollar Store  Sunnycrest Motor Hotel  t  Gibsons Barber Shop  Nevens TV & Radio  Coast Cable Vision  Flowerlaine Florists  Wyngaerf's Store  Ann's Coiffures  Coastal Tires  Murray's Garden & Pet Supplies  Peninsula Dry Cleaners - Laundry  Gibsons Marine Services Ltd.  Kelly's Garbage Collection  Hill's Machine Shop Ltd.  and Marina  Kruse Drug Stores Ltd.  Marine Men's Wear  K. Butler Realty Ltd.  Gibsons Electric Ltd.  Finlay Realty Ltd.  Earl's Agencies  Fabric House  Co-op Store  Coast Inn  Gibsons Building Supplies Ltd.  Smifty's Boat Rentals & Marina  Gibsons Shell Service Station  Howe Sound 5-10-15 Store  Gibsons Radio Cabs Ltd.  Walt Nygren Sales Ltd.  Helen's Fashion Shop  Al's Used Furniture  Twin Creek Lumber  & Building Supplies  Bank of Montreal  Dick Blakeman  ���      ���  Village Store  Coast News  See You at the SEA CAVALCADE Point of law  * BICYCLE  Repairs & Parts  are still available at old location  on Aldersprings Road  Pnorie 886^2123  SECHELT TOWING & SALVAGE  /LTD.,'  SCOWS  ��� LOGS  Heavy Equipment Moving  ,& Log, Towing  TPhone 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 VON  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  TASEUA SHOP  Ladies ��� Mens ��� ��� Childrens  Wear ��� Yiard  Goods ��� Wool  and Staples ���Bedding  Linens  Dial 885-9331 Sechelt, B.C.  SICOnE 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 Lid.  Machine  Shop  Arc & Acty Welding  Steel   Fabricating  Marine Ways  Automotive & Marine Repairs  Standard Marine Station  Phone 886-7721  Res.  886-9956  ��� 886-9326  COMPLETE APPLIANCE  SERVICE  PARKER'S HARDWARE  (1969) LTD.  885-2171  by -���>'���  ��� -;"���  HARRY'S APPLIANCE SERVICE  Evenings 885-2359  STUCCO  -  NEW OR OLD HOUSES  MASONRY  GAMBIER CONSTRUCTION  FRANKFRITSCH  886-2863, Bo* 522, Gibsons  c & s  HARDWARE  &  APPLIANCES  Sechelt ��� 885-9713  CHAIN SAW CENTRE  SALES  &  SERVICE  Chain Saws���-Outboards  Boats ��� Marine Supplies  Sechelt 7 885-9626  L & H SWANSON LTD.  READY-MIX CONCRETE  Sand and Gravel  BACKHOES     ._..  Ditching - Excavations  Office in Benner Block  885-9666, Box 172, Sechelt, B.C.  ALL TYPES  GENERAL REPAIRS  Small Jobbing, Clearing, etc.  COASTAL CONSTRUCTION  886-7421  MICKLE'S BOUTIQUE  Specializing in  Permanent Florals  Sechelt, B.C.        Phone 885-2339  In the Benner Block  FOR  Cycle Sales and Service  7; 7, SEE.   .  NUTS & BOLTS  ON THE WHARF  ALL MODELS AVAILABLE  Phone 886-2808  TWIN CREEK LUMBffi  & BUILDING SUPPLIES Ltd.  Everything for your building  needs  Free estimates  CRANE TRUCK SERVICE  12'/_ 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  V   Box  684,   Sechelt  V    Phone 885r2360      t  MilCK'SH^^  Sunshine Coast Highway  Shrubs,  Fruit Trees, Plants  Landscaping,  Pruning Trees 7  Peat Moss & Fertilizer  Licensed for Pesticide Spraying  Phone  886-2684  OPrOMEIRIST  FRANK E. DECKER 7  BAL BLOCK -- GIBSONS  ."'��� WEDNESDAY     v  FOR APPOINTMENTS  886-2248  HADDOCK'S CABANA MARINA  All Electric Cabins  Boat Rentals  Launching Ramp    -  MERCURY OUTBOARD  Sales & 'Service "\  Marine Ways ��� Repairs   7  Madeira Park ��� Ph. 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  BUI McPHEORAN  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.  VILLAGE STORE  GIBSONS  Phone 886-7460  Always a fresh stock of  Groceries, Meats, Confectionery  SHOP FROM 10 fo 10  7 DAYS A WEEK  HANSEN'S TRANSFER Ltd.  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  PENINSULA STUCCO  & DRY WALL  All kinds of Cement Work  Phone Albert Ronnberg 886-2996  ACTQN ELECTRIC LTD.  RESIDENTIAL  INDUSTRIAL  MARINE WIRING  ELECTRIC HEAT  tlinework  /I''886-7244"' .7  is Our Business  :7- :'X>X;<-,.. at ���;7.';"    /  Gibsons SHELL Service  ��� Top   Quality   Shell   products  ��� Lubrication and Oil  Changes  ��� Complete Motor Tuneup  ��� Complete Brake Service  ��� Tire Sales & Service  ��� Muffler Repairs  ^      ��� General Maintenance  ��� Complete    Auto   Acces-  7., 7; ;   sories V7   ^xy'-X  ��� All Work by Experienced Personnel  ��� Automobile  Assoc.  Emergency Service   ���  24-HOUR TOWING SERVICE  GIBSONS SHELL SERVICE  Phone 886-2572  Emergency 1886-9390  HOWE SOUND  JANITOR SERVICE  Specialists in Cleaning  FIoor Waxing,  Spray Buffing  and Window Cleaning  Reasonable Rates  Ken C. Strange*     Ph. 886-7131  NEVENS RADH) & TV  DEALER  FOR   f  PHILIPS  ZENITH  FLEETWOOD  RCA VICTOR  ADMIRAL  SALES & SERVICE  To all Makes  Phone 886-2280  PARKINSON'S HEATING Lid.  Gibsons  ESSO OIL FURNACE  No Down Payment ��� Bank Int.  Ten Years to Pay  Complete line of Appliances  for Free Estimates call 886-2721  wr>  EXPERT REPAIRS  TO  .'  ��� AUTOMATIC WASHERS  ��� AUTOMATIC  DRYERS  ��� DISHWASHERS  Factory Trained on all Makes  also  VACUUM CLEANERS  NUTS & BOLTS  Ph.*886-2838  J  PENINSULA PLUMBING  HEATING & SUPPLIES  On Sechelt Highway & Pratt Rd.  SALES & SERVICE  Port Mellon ��� Pender Harbour  Free Estimates  Phone 886-9533  <By  a  Practicing Lawyer)  Q. I have o>ften wanted to do  some prospecting -���How do I  stake a claim?  A. The first:thing you must  do is obtain a"free miner's certificate from /'.the^provincial-mining recorder.*Oi_f therpayment of  a prescri"oed7fee, every person  18 years of age and over is entitled tto a free miner's certificate;? The next thing you should  do is obtain a copyKof the Mineral Act from the-Queen's Printer, Parliament. Buildings, Victoria, B.C. In this act you will  find step by step instructions as  to how you stake a claim and the  act even provides a diagram  which is very helpful.  Q. Where can I stake a claim  ��� just anywhere?  A. No ���- You can only stake  a claim, ion land where the Crown  holds the mineral rights. Secondly,' a claim may hot be-located  oh ground already lawfully occupied as a mineral claim.  Q. I went on my holidays to  a national park andTran into  some guy who was prospecting  and staking claims. Can he do  this?  WANT SOMETHING D0MH  You'll find the help ytu need  in the directory  ��������_������____���____���______-_���--mmm__i_a________i__���mamm_������������___a_______R___M-_____--_i  NEED TIRES?  Come in to  COASTAL TIRES  at the S-BENDS on  Highway 101  Phone 886-2700 ,  GIBSO^ GLASS  Wyngaert'Rd., Gibsons  Box 259, Ph. 886-7122  A Complete Glass Service  Mirrors Cut-to Size  Table Tops;  Sliding Glass Cabinet Doors  FREE ESTIMATES  -  WINDOW RjEPAIRS  CONSTRUniON  WILL FRAME HOUSE,  COTTAGE  FINISH,   REMODEL  PLUMBING & WIRING  Phone 886-2417 or 886-7560  ROBERTS CREEK DRY WALL  Taping and Filling by hand  and Machine  Spraytex Sparkle Ceilings  Free Estimates at any time  GOOD SERVICE  Phone 886-7103  0CEANSIDE 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  G&WDRYWALL  Experienced DrywaE  Acoustic & Textured Ceilings  FREE ESTIMATES  FAST SERVICE  Phone 886-2462  GIBSONS MARINE SERVICE Ltd.  at ESSO MARINE  Gas, Diesel Repairs, Welding  EVINRUDE SALES  O.M.C. Parts and Service  Phone 886-7411  LEN WRAYS TRANSFER Ltd.  Household Moving & Storage  Complete Packing  Packing Materials for   Sale  Member Allied Van lines  Phone 886-2664 ��� R.R-1 Gibsons  A. El RITCHEY  FOR RENTAL  Jacks, Pumps  Concrete Vibrator  Phone 886-2040  (Copyright)  A. Our national paries are divided into three categories, A, B  and C. Class A and C parks are  not to be used for explioting mineral resources. However, Class  B parks may be prospected and  staked if the government first issues a park use permit and to  get one the applicant must show  that it would not be* detrimental  to the recreational values of the  . park and it won't prevent the  park from being used for its designated purpose. It's difficult to.  imagine a mining operation that  would not interfere 'with the intended use of a park but it  could be that the prospector you  saw had such a permit:  Q. 7 Somebody told me that  prospectors have real tax advantages and other benefits. It  that true?  A. Yes, to some extent. A  prospector may apply to the  provincial [government for a  grub-stake and he can get $400  per year.. Also under the Canadian Income Tax Act a prospector may deduct his expenses and  the same privilege applies to  anyone who has contributed mon  ey to the prospector to help pay  his expenses. Also, of the claim  is successful and they begin operating a mine they have what is  known as a three year tax holiday during which time they  would have considerable tax advantages.  Q. Can I prospect on an Indian Reservation?  A. Yes, if the Indians on that  reservation have not surrendered their mineral rights to some  one else and if you obtain the  permission of the Governor-General in Council and the permission of the local Indian agent for  , that particular reservation.  Human race  ill be saved  "There will be no exit of man  from the earth. The human race  will be saved to endless life on  earth in happiness.'' So stated  Kenneth Little, Canadian supervisor for Jehovah's Witnesses, in  his feature discourse, Saving the  Human Race ��� In The Kingdom  Way, climaxing the fuor-day  Men of Goodwill assembly of the  Witnesses in Vancouver at the  Pacific Coliseum, July 23 to 26.  An audience of 13,065 heard  Mr. Little develop the theme out  lining the Bible's prophetic state  ments concerning mankind's future. In an age of gloomy prophecies about man and his ecology, Jehovah's Witnesses hold  a view in stark contrast, one of  brighter prospects for the future,  a world government taking anti-  v pollution measures that will benefit all.  In a special ceremony conducted Friday morning 254 new  ministers of Jehovah's Witnesses presented themselves for baptism indicating a dedication to  God and a determination to live  by Bible principles. The Witnesses baptized more than 120,000  such' ministers in 1969, averaging one every five minutes.  *  Delegates from the Sunshine  Coast area expressed themselves  as especially appreciating the  full-costume Bible drama as part  in an evening program in which .  modern application was made to  the Bible book" of Esther. The  Vancouver assembly was the  fourth of a series of ten similar  conventions held in Canada this  summer coinciding with 36 gatherings in the United States.  AYRES  ELECTRONICS  NOW SERVING  THE  SUNSHINE COAST  PROMPT SERVICE  ON  RADIO -TV ��� STEREO  PHONE 886-7117  Sunshine Coast Hwy.  Gibsons lO     Coast News, Aug. 5, 1970.  JASEBALL  On Sunday, August 2, Pen Hotel went to North Vancouver to  play in the Regional tournament  for Recreation Class Softball  teams. Pen won two and lost  two, in this three team double  knockout tournament. The Lynn  Valley Labatts won the tournament winning the final game 3^0  over Pen Hotel.  In the first fame, Cary Miller  pitched a 4 hitter and Manns hit  a three run homer as the Labatts defeated Pen Hotel 5-3.  For Pen Hotel Don Elson hit a  solo home run.  RHE  Pen Hotel 0 0 0 0 10 12 4 2  Labatts 3 0 0 110x561  W.P.  Miller;   L.P., TElson.  H.R.: LVL Manns; PH Elson.  Don Elson pitched a three hitter in his second consecutive  start and Kerry Eldred drove in  the winning run in the top of the  seventh to give Pen a 3-2 victory  over the West Vancouver Police.  RHE  Pen Hotel 0 0 1 10 0 13 6 2  W.VP. 0.0*0 2 0 ao   23 1  W.P., Elson; L.P. Huirt.  In the third, Pen Hotel came  from behind to defeat the Labatts 9-7 and force a final game  to decide the winner of the tournament. Pen won the game when  John Loudin drove in two runs  in the top of the 7th.  RHE  Pen Hotel 401010 3 9 12 4  Labatts        0160000   7  72  W.P., Elson; L.P., Miller.  H.R., P.H., Legh; L.V.L., Jake.  In the final Don Elson pitched  a two hitter but lost the game  as Pen Hotel could not put together any threats, despite having six hits. All of the Labatts  runs were unearned.  R HE  Pen Hotel 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 4  Labatts 0 2 0 0 0 1 x   3 2 1  W.P., Miller; L.P. Elson.  Dumps for Pollution board  FROM LEFT TO RIGHT: Don Macklam, Jim Munro, Don Holland  Ernie Hume, Al Christiansen and Frank Bailey. Ed Sherman; resident manager, presented the second quarter safety award winning  pennant to Frank Bailey.  The co-operative safety effort  by all employees of Canadian  Forest Products Ltd., Howe  Sound -Pulp Division^ Port Mellon, resulted in them winning the  Pulp and Paper Industrial Relations Bureau Safety Award Pennant, notification of which was  received from the bureau early  in July.  The award of this pennant signifies that the' Howe Sound Pulp  Division has worked the second  quarter without a disabling loss  time industrial accident.  This is the second award this  year. Canadian Forest Products  Ltd. Howe Sound Pulp Division  also won the pennant for their  safety  record during the  first  quarter of 1970. From Jan. 1 to  June 30, employees worked a total of 398,764 man hours; loss  time accident free. ';xr  At a special ceremony at the  mill on July 30, E. C. (Ed) Sherman, resident manager, presented to the plant accident prevention committee on behalf of all  employees, the second quarter  award winning pennant.  In further recognition of the  excellent safety performance of  the division, he also presented a  cheque for $400 which signifies,  a total of 225 days accident free  performance. 'This money will  be disbursed; upon recommenda-.  tion of the plant accident prevention committee.  The sum of $200 presented by  the company in recognition of  ���the first quarter safety performance, was presented to the Sechelt Peninsula Retarded Children's association to assist in  development of a class room./  PNE to run 17 days  WANTED  Used furniture or what  have' yon  WE BUY BEER  BOTTLES  AL'S USED FURNITURE  Gibsons ��� 886-2812]  WITTY SAYINGS  Great people are not affected  by each puff of rw'md that blows  ill.  Well done is better than well  said.  Success  comes  from him who  hustles while he waits.  Rudeness is a weak man's imitation of strength.  ,   A fool and his money are soon  invited places.  SECHELT JEWELLERS  CHJARANTEED  WATCH & JEWELRY  885-2421  FRANK   E.   DECKER  D.O.S.  OPTOMETRIST  For Appointment  886-2248  Every Wednesday  Bal Block  Gibsons  _  Tenders are invited for the painting of parts of the Inferior of St. Mary's Hospital and the Nurses Residence.  Tenders will |be received until Friday, August 7, 1970.  St. Mary's Hospital,  P. O. Box 678,  Sechelt, B.C.  The glittering, 17-day Diamond  Jubilee Pacific National Exhibition kciks off at 10 a.m. Aug.  22 with ah 85-unit, two^hour parade through downtown Vancouver. The 60th annual fair, which  runs through Sept. 7, will be officially opened by movie and  television star Raymond Burr at  .3 p.m. on stage at the Pacific  Coliseum. Mr. Burr, who was  born in New Westminster, is  best-known for his popular roles  in TV's "Perry Mason" and  "Ironside" series.  Preparations for this year's  Jubilee Fair are now in the final stages at the 184-acre facility. The exhibition gates will  opjen at 8 a.m. on each of the  17 fair days, including Sundays,  with all commercial building-  open to : the general public at  10:30 a.m. f  One of: the7 main7 features of  ,  the fair ��� with its theme of The  fe PNE is for the Kid in Eveiry-  7 body ��� the program prize package worth $120,000 ��� the biggest prize package of any Fair  in North America. Grand prize  is a  fully-furnished, three bed-  roo mhome worth over $60,000;  draw for this dream facility will  be made the final night of the  fair. Daily draws will be made  for one of the 17 new automobiles ���ranging from sedans to  a  luxury  Chrysler Newport ���  which make up the remainder of  the   prize  package.   Prize  programs are sold on the grounds  for $1 and give each buyer three  chances on the 17 daily car prizes and on the prize home. Programs   without   prize   coupons"  are available for 25 cents.  More than one (million people  are expected to attend this  year's production, which attracted 1,148,860 persons in 1969.  That attendance enabled the Exhibition to maintain its position  as the largest Fair in western  Canada and seventh-largest in  Nort hAmerica.  The PNE ;is once again adhering to its policy of making available as many free attractions as  possible. The only paid event in:  side the grounds ��� excluding  the rides and games at Playland  and the food concessions, etc ���  as the iPNE horse show. Charges  for this attraction (50 cents for  adults, 25 cents for children)' are  levied only for evening and four  afternoon performances. A11  other Horse Show competitions  are free.  Free attractions  also include*  two variety show performances  daily in the  These  stage  at 3 and.8:30 p.m.  Pacific  Coliseum.  shows  replace  former  outdoor  performances at Empire Stadi-  mih. Coliseum shows include the  Mexicali Brass and accordionist  Ricky Mann,. Aug. 26-31; the  Judy Lynn country-western show  Sept. 1-5 and the teen and young  adult oriented Merrilee Rush  show Sept. 6-7. A brilliantly-costumed dance troupe, the Vegas  Dancers, will also be featured  in the above shows, along with  master of ceremonies-comedian  Jimmy Leeds.  The Coliseu mshow Aug. 22-25  will include Dancing Waters, the  popular and eye-catching fountain display, an dthe zany, life-  sized Puffet Spectacular.  The Coliseu mshow Aug. 23-25  , will also feature the Miss PNE  contest, with beauties from all  parts of B.C. vying for the  crown in the province's largest  beauty pageant. The new Miss  PNE will be crowned on the  Coliseum stage the night of Aug.  25.  letters to editor  Editor: I see where the Social  Credit government is going to  celebrate its 18th year in power  at Powell River.  It is my opinion that for the  people who are happy to see our  natural resources given away  for practically nothing, our  schools, hospitals and other  health facilities being cut back  to dangerous levels, the shoddy  treatment of our native people  and senior citizens, a labor situation that must be about the  worst in North America, due to  this government's irresponsible  policies, to those people I say  you have something to celebrate.  As for my family and myself,  we intend to take part in the  festivities and the hospitality  extended by the people of Powell River on Sea Fair Days, but  in no way should this be construed as supporting the: atrocious policies of the Social Credit government.  ���Don Lockstead,  Texada Island, B.C.  ATTEND WEDDING  CLERK OF WORK for Supervision of Hospital Construction  Full Qualifications Required  i Applications will be accepted until 4 p.m. D.S.T.,  Friday, August 7, 1970* by  Expansion and Construction Committee >t  St. Mary's Hospital  Box 678, Sechelt, B.C.       .  GET YOUR MAP  of the  SUNSHINE COAST  63^ each  77.; at the  COAST NEWS  GIBSONS  Mr. and Mrs. L. T. LaFond,  Hopkins Landing, attended the  marriage of their second grandson, Neil Raymond Westmacott,  of Nelson, B.C., to Barbara  Joyce Owsley, also of Nelson, on  Saturday, Aug. 1 in St. Lawrence  Anglican Church, Coquitlam.  The bride was attended by her  sister and the groom by his two  brothers. The Rev. James Major  performed the double ring ceremony. Miss Eleanor Patch played the bridal music on the organ.  A reception and banquet at 6  p.m. in the Flamingo Hotel,  King George Highway, was followed with dancing. It was attended, by over 100 friends and  relatives from Nelson, Calgary,  Abbotsford and .Vancouver. The  bride's uncle was master of ceremonies.  The Regional board is looking  into. the proposal emanating  from government sources that  garbage dumps from Oct. 1 will  be required to have a permit to  operate issued by the pollution  board.  This came out when the board  was discussing regional garbage  problems which included a letter from government offlciials  which stated the Halfmoon Bay  dump would have to be fenced  with a locked gate at the entrance. No burning would ibe allowed. *However the board was  of the opinion it could not enforce any no-burning regulation.  The fence was regarded as an  expensive and unnecessary encumbrance.  The Pender Harbour dump was  in the position that it will have  to be surveyed before progress  can be made.  In answer to the board inquiry  whether there were regulations  against septic tank fluid dumping, government department officials said there were none but  the owner of the vehicle doing  the dumping would have to hold  a permit.  Len Van Egmond of Halfmoon  Bay Development informed the  regional board he was seeking  a pollution permit for installation of a 15,000 gallon prefabricated steel septic tank under  specified area regulations. His  tank would take care of sewage  for a 30 lot development he has  in hand and be of use in a wider  area as well. The board received his plan on an information  basis only. The project could be  subject to a plebiscite.  Secretary Charles Gooding in  his report to the board reported  that dry weather has caused  problems with all * garbage  dumps and a considerable  amount of work has been undertaken to clear and cover to ease  the fire problem. Fires have occurred at all dumps, the worst  being at the Garden Bay dump.  Salt has been obtained and laid  on the road to the Sechelt dump  to alleviate the dust nuisance.  He added that there has been  a considerable addition to the  garbage collection loading in the  areas where summer cottages  are located and more casual residents appear to be using the  service. Apart from the nuisance  caused by the continuing use of  plastic bags and boxes there  have been no problems with the  collection service.  NEED A  PASSPORT  The Coast News  can take it  for you  Phone 886-2622  WANTED  100 Paintings and Crafts fb display by the Sunshine Coast  Arts Council for the Sea Cavalcade Museum Ekhibit at  Gibsons Elementary Gym  August 7 ��� 2 - 9 p;m.      August 8���2- 8 p.m.  Anyone interested please phone:  Mrs. D. Dockar, 886-2631 Mrs. T. Small, 886-2680  Mrs. K. Wells, 886-2621 Mr. Jack Whaites 885-2320  Bring Art to Gym, Aug. 7, 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.  Elia Kazan's .  the  arrangement  Kirk Douglas        Faye Dunaway  Deborah Kerr        Richard Boone  HumeCronyn  .��v~  RESTRICTED��� No a*i2nittance to persons under  18 unless accompanied by parent or other responsible  adult person  Tues., Wed., Thurs..    Aug. 10, f 1, 12  TWILIGHT THEATRE  WALT'S CENTRE  SERVICE STATION  has moved to a new location  the former  Gibsons  Automotive   Station  on Sunshine Coast Highway  We are prepared fo handle any class  of car or heavy equipment repair work  Ph. 886-9500


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