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Array Provincial Library,  Victoria,'B. C.  Published at Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 886-2622  Volume 24  Number 8, February 24,  1971  10c per copy  Interest growing  in drive on drags  :���.'������ Considerable interest is being  shown in the move towards curbing the spread of the drug menace r in this area, judging from  support shown by the public in  Tthe presentation by the United  Church Women's action in bringing an anti-drug movie to Gibsons.  This ptLcture, The High, will  be. brought to Gibsons for a  showing Friday night, 8 p.m., in  the United Church hall. It will  affso be shown March 5 in Sechelt under auspices of the  Lions- club.  Following the picture there  will be a free-rfpivall .discussion.  (The ..attention" of   readers   is-  drawn to an article on page  two under the heading The Peril of POT Outlined.)  With Gibsons Biwanis cluib  showing an interest in the movement it is hoped that some form  of organization linking all those  interested; under one heading for  future operations.  The'rhoyie will be shown by  the   Vanlcoiiver   Alcohol - Drug ���  Education Council which wais invited to visit Gibsons by the United Church UCW. ������  At its last meeting the Gibson's and District Chamber of  Commerce offered its support  in the drive to educate the young  on the dangers of drug usage.  Sechelt mini icipal halt  expansion o  Based on the assumption that  the money could be spent better  elsewhere,   Aid.   Ben  Lang   opposes plans for expansion of Sechelt's municipal hall. He is supported by Aid. Ted Osborne who  holds the same opinion.  . "������}���>'The remarks came when plans  .for the expansion were laid on  ^council's table for examination.  j Aid. Lang maintained the municipality should remain clear -of  the landlord sphere of activity.  < Plans for the expanded hall con-  | tain; offices for various govern-  1 ment departments, and according  4 to; Clerk Ted Rayner it would  WORKING -with adding;:��*&$  iries to compile .results T^o  900  questionnaires  ^  Paul St; Pierre MP are House  ��� \: of Commons secretaries Annette  -7i_eger arid \Lise Theriauit.  The  questionnaire   was   sent   to   all  households in Coast Chiicotin at  -the first of the year.  plying that present facilities now  occupied by government offices  when vacant, would add to present vacancies. Aid. Joe Benner  expressed the feeling that the  council should go ahead with its  expansion program.  He maintained present government offices are all upstairs and  not suitable for the aged population. Aid. Lang argued that "we  have vacancies now all over the.  village:���-'-^/  \' Discussion opened on the  bright note that perhaps council  was approaching thotimie to call  for tenders, Tji-e^^^eriti imiriiici-  ^pa_7; ���''-���-���"������'���:-'������-������-"��� - ���-�����-����� - - -��'-���-'��� ��� --- ^�� ���  936 respond to St Pierre poll  ralso7 entail the a-dditfori7of.;van-v7.'i;pal;->ha^  ^ther-se^  '(By PAULfST.PIEI-R^^  Coast-Chilcotin residentsjt^^ c. 35.7.  number of 926 haive resipbhd^vtp 11- 13. The; British North A-mer-  a public opinion survey maStedf^ica Act: a) does hot need re-  f rom this office, which is a ra- ir��writing; b) Needs major revision  ther impressive figure.   7^���;;'.7,.\.\r-?c); Needs-.minor.patching:'      '  The questions1 were not intend- 7 a- 11-3; b. 40: c. 26.6. 7,  ed to be easy or simple. I.know. %x 14. The federal government:  from tests conducted here that |a) was right in invoking the War  fiUing out the questionnaire oc-�� Measures Act to control the FLQ  cupied from 12 to 18 miriutes^sd.���& situation: b) unnecessarily in-  the survey- represehtsf many~P fringed on citizens' rights; _c)  man-hours ���*. of Effort by people I Took the Situation too seriously;  concerned' albout the state of 77d) Shpuld;have been sterner,  their^couhtry; 7l: 7   %S a. 72.4;b."10.7; C74.8; O 1L4  ^facili|igs:  be answered  ;Ald. Laiig argued that Sechelt  was becoming a- ghost town, ina-  this method preferring the open  market for tenders.  or urges  over  Mayor William Swain at last  week's meeting of Sechelt's municipal council urged the Lions  club to take over the annual  May Day festival. He offered the  suggestion when the club sought  ah increase in the amount of  council's grant for this event.  Last year the grant totalled  $450. This year, the club is asking for $500. Aid* Joe Benner  supported the move; by stating  that last year's expenses were  more than $500. SO the mayor  offered the idea that instead of  asking for an Increase of grant  each year, the club take it over  completely. Anyway, he said,  council expects" to have an ac-  LOST LETTER  A letter in the mail lost for  about a year which dame; from  Rapid City, Manitoba, extended  ���best wishes -for British Corum-  bia's future Ceritehnia. celebration and stated that for the Manitoba -\ Centennial - celebration  (1970) Rapid City was twinned  with Sechelt. The latest post  mark on the envelope was a recent cancellation from Gibsons.  MUSEUM MEETING  A meetihg of the Pioneer Museum' Society members will be  held March 3 at 7:30 p.m. at the  home of Mrs. Eileen Glassford,  1732 Marine Drive, Gibsons.  HOLE-IN-ONE  The first hole-in-one on the  Sunshine Coast Golf and Country club course occurred on Feb.  16 at hole number eight. This  event was performed by Mrs.  Ann Chose of Burnaby who with  husband Eric, were guests of  Gladys and Floyd McGregor of  Gibsons. The event will most  likely be recorded in the annals of the golf club.  wnramimwMnwiunwnnnnnunuumMiuimmmimuuniif  counting   after   the   event   this  year.  Aid. Benner added that he expected a son of the founder of  Hackett Park to come to Sechelt  for the May Day event- The son  is Bobby Hackett.  On the subject of closing hours  for stores, Clerk Ted Rayner  said he had written the department of municipal affairs for information and the possibility of  obtaining a new type draft bylaw to give some direction to  council's thinking.  Aid. Benner obtained information from the clerk that the tenant of the store premises, Neil  Campbell had taken out his trade  license but apparently had  changed the nature of the business after issuance of the license. Mayor Swain thought the  matter would be one which the  Regional District board rnay  have to consider some time.  TDuring the meeting, Aid. Benner corrected an impression  which the Coast News gave concerning the previous meeting  when it mentioned that council  was informed that merchants  backed by the chamber of commerce were protesting. Aid. Benner maintains he brought the  matter up as an alderman and  not as a member of the chamber  of commerce.  N. G. B. Burley was appointed  to the board of variance for Sechelt, replacing Aid. Ben Lang.  , On the subject of truck traffic  through the village, Aid. Lang  suggested to council it should  look into the possibility of using  Toredo St. for heavy traffic and  thus do away with bad turns for  lengthy trucks. Toredo St. at its  western end runs directly on to  t h e h ighway and would do away  with the two turns in that section of the highway. Aid. Lang  roads department would have to  was advised to see what the  say. The western end of Toredo  St. is regarded as a huge sump  hole.  yes (Y), no (N), uricertairirh'ot  enough information (0), arid hot  much interested (X).7ipthers involved value:liidgiments about  the state of the nation and the  state of its government. (In the  lattergroup, answers; sometimes  exceed the number of ^respondents because many gave more  than one answer. Also some percentages <io not add lip to 10-0%  because the space for answer  was left blank.) *  Results are as follows:  1. Should Indians get more  provincial government services  on the same basis as other British Columbia citizens? Y. 71.3;  N 10.5;  O 12.5- X 0.4. 7  2. Are Indian rights sufficiently protected by law? Y 31;  N 347; O 27; X 0.4.  3. Are Indians getting a fair  shake in the educational system?   Y  37.3;   N 43.8;   O  13.8;  . x 0.3.: 7  4. Should abortion be taken  out.of the Criminal Code and left  to the decision of a woman and  her doctor? Y 85; N 11.2; 6 2.4;  X 0.6.  ; 5. Should marijuana possession be transferred to the Food  and Drug Act, with possibility  of correspondingly lighter penalties? Y40;J N 50; 07.5; X 0.8:  6. Should there be increased  police action against drug pushers? Y 91; N 4.2; O 2.8; X 0.6.  7. Should the law making suicide a criminal offence remain?  Y 16; N 70.2; O 9.5; X 2.4.  8. Do you favor the government's plan for reform of the  juvenile delinquency act? Y 34.7;  N 6.3; O 54.2; X 0.9.  9. Should Canada restore the  death penalty when parliament  reviews  the   situation  in  1972?  Y 56.6; N 33.1; O 7.5; X0.6  10. Do you favor, generally,  the government's plans outlined  in the White Paper on Social  Welfare, policies? Y 26.1; N 21.3;  O 46.4; X 1.  11; Should there be provisions  in the welfare system for aid,  on a diminishing scale, to the  working poor, in order to maintain people's incentive? Y 74; N  11; O 8.7; X 0.6.  12. Generally speaking, the  Canadian government has: a)  encouraged too much permissiveness in our society; b) Passed too many laws and infringed  too much on individual freedom;  c) Pretty well hit a balance be-  discqur^ging pedqale from productive work; h) taxes should be  higher,, so that more social services can be provided the people, c) the tax system should be  used to further level outthe incomes of Canadians taking more  fi^bm the rich arid giving more to  thfe poor; d) the system is reasonably fair, a) 28.9; b) 2.3; c)  36?3;  d: 22.5.  7IG. Was the government's  $i40 million aid program for  prairie farmers sufficient and  fair? Y 32.8; N 10.8; O 48.3;  XL8.  17. Do you favor National  Farm marketing act legislation?  Y 24.7; N 17.; O 47; X 1.7.  18. Do you favor wage controls? Y 72; N 17:2; O 2.4; X 0.9.  Do   you   favor price   controls?  Y 76.2; N 14.8; 6 2.2; X 0.9."  Day of Prayer  on March 5  The theme of service for the  World Day of Prayer at 2 p.m.  Friday, March 5 in Gibsons United Church will be A New People for a-New Age.  On the first Friday in March,  Christians gather around the  world to give witness to their  unity in Christ by worshipping  together. The depth of their concern is also revealed by a willingness to share with the world's  needy people. Offerings last year  from the World Day of Prayer  totalled $69,000 and provided for  a variety of projects in literacy,  relief and outreach.  Contributors to this service of  worship include Sylvia Talbot,  a member of the executive of the  International Committee on the  World Day of Prayer; Una Matthews, Chandrouti Matadial and  Marianne Fague all from Guyana; Joan Baily from Jamaica,  Vineta Gordon from the Virgin  Islands and Nita Barrow from  the Caribbean.  CERTIFICATE FOUND  A birth certificate bearing the  name Lusty, born in Los Angeles  Feb. 19, 1951 was found in Gibsons Laundromat and can be  claimed at the Coast News office.  19. Compulsory arbitration &  outlawing strikes? Y 55.5; N 32.2  O 4.2; X 0.6.  20. Canada now has the lowest inflation rate in the western  world..Is it low enough? Was the  price in increased unemployment  too much to pay? Y 13; N 5.3f  O 1.2; No answer 80.5. 77  4V 7  21. Generally speaking, the  government's financial policies  have been: a) Too conservative,  with the result that the poor  have paid for economic stability; b) Too siSendthnft. with the  ^re<_ult1th^ the^  jc $; Too ��� &ratic * wM' -^;mai.yC ups  art-d downs the ..people, are��� ���wwil-;  dered; d) Of minor impedance  since the state of the American  economy determines Canadian  prosperity; e) A pretty good bal-  . ance between overspending and  underspending, a. 24.5;  B 10.2;  22. Since you will have to pay  the price- of pollution control  prices or reduced export sales,  how much of your income would  you be willing to sacrifice for a  life in which' pollution was at a  minimum level: a) 2%; b) 5%;  c) 10%; d) 33%; e) 0%?  (Continued on Page 5)  Open meeting  discusses poll  At an open public meeting in  Selma Park Community hall  Monday night with Norman Watson in the chair, the recent poll,  (appearing on this page) by Paul  St. Pierre MP, covering problems affecting Canadians,, was  discussed.  . There were 20 persons present  for the meeting which was described as Operation Feedback  for the purpose of finding out  what people of all political parties had on their minds. There  were some half=dozen present  who were not committed politically and they asked various  questions and helped the debates  along.  Mr. Watson also announced  that Mr. St. Pierre would be in  this area Monday, March 29.  Sewer  tenders  called  Tenders for the supply, delivery and installation of sewer  pipes have been called by Gibsons municipal council to be received and opened in public at  noon, Tuesday, March 23.  Copies of. contract documents  can be obtained from the office  of the engineers, Dayton and  Knight in Vancouver or from  Dave Johnston, municipal clerk  at the municipal office.  The bylaw to authorize the  borrowing of the $420,000 was  given third reading by council  on Dec. 8 last and approval of  the bylaw was given by the inspector of municipalities on Jan.  14.  The borrowing of this money  will cover phase one of the sewer system which would be for  laying the system on a house to  house, street by street basis.  120 inch  skiing base  The weekly report from Tetrahedron Ski club officers reveals  there is a 120 inch base ori the  ski slope with 12 inches of powder snow.  The rope tow is running .welt  with a one inch polypi-opylene  rope. Access through the B &K  road is possible to^iiiiie fivje* then  - you taike -the snp-cat to th^top  fi "With *i^w^c.b_id^  excellent side club memb___: are  encouraging the general public  to take advantage of. the' good  snow and get up to the slope for  some exhilarating sport.        >  More than 100,000 people a  year are hurt while skiing in  North America, according to The  Medical Post, Canadian newspaper for the medical profession  and most of these injuries are  preventable through proper conditioning and good judgment.  The publication says that:  many adults abruptly leave their  sedentary activities with no conditioning and go skiing for a day  or a weekend. They push themselves too fast and.,too hard for  .their condition and often end  their season with a catastrophe.  Recoimmended is a conditioning program of indoor movement  exercises (swimming, running,  gymnastics, etc.) to be done five  or six days,a week.  Other important recommendations: learn proper breathing  (steady and deep) exercise in  a group (mutual incentive or  '���misery loves company'), cut  down on smoking (biad for the  heart) and on drinking (bad for  frostbite).  Fires wanted  Have you an old shed you  would like to see burned down?  If you have an old building of  any type you want destroyed,  please write the Gibsons Volunteer Fire Department, Box 8*  Gibsons.  Old buildings are needed for  the training sessions for the firemen. The buildings must be with*  in the boundaries of the village  'I ���WK*  ,   Band concert  Bruce Carey, 23, mentioned in  news reports as one of four persons swept ashore on a raft after the sinking of their barque  off the northern New Zealand  coastline, is the son of Pat Carey, Roberts Creek.  The lost sail ship was the Endeavor II ibualt in Vancouver and  launched about 1968. The craft,  crewed by 16 men and one woman from other parts of the  world, were all saved when it  struck a sandbank in heavy weather, capsized and began breaking up.  Argyle School Band under direction of Lloyd Burritt, a former  student at Elphinstone school,  will be the stellar attraction at  an Exchange Concert by the  Children to Children Cultural Exchange starting at 8 p.m. March  5 in the school auditorium.  There will be music and drama which will provide an interesting mixed fare and tickets  may be obtained from the Coast  News, the United Church office.  Bank oif Montreal and Hilltop  Motors. 2       Coast News, Feb. 24, 1971.  EWB  The Peril of POT outlined  Subscription Rates: $3 per year, $1.75 for six months. United  States and foreign, $6.50 per year.  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.  Phone 886-2622       P.O. Box 460, Gibsons, B.C.  Local support desirable  When certain magazine salesmen and jiffy repairmen come into  this area, usually somebody loses, and word gets around quickly to  beware of the action.  But apparently it is not so with real estate. Here come the  outsiders, with no staff or office here, with promises of high prices  and fast sales, then when the signature is obtained for a lengthy  period, the salesman disappears, in hopes that it wiill be sold by the  local sales people, rewarding him with half the commission for his  double talk, which in many cases sold for much less than the promised price.  This money leaves this area, where it might have been spent  Iby a local salesman. Think of the howl there would be if a Sunshine Coast real estate For Sale sign appeared on Granville Street  in Vancouver. They would soon be after us for a business license  and a few other reasons to get it down.  Why not support your local real estate operators who live here  and know the area and have history and data at their finger tips,  such as Regional District and municipal regulations.  Next time you are approached, think before you sign. Ask yourself if this action is necessary.  Just what is it?  Addressing the Industrial Relations Management Association  conference recently at Harrison Hot Springs, L. H. Lorrain, Canadian director and first international vice-president of the International Brotherhood of Pulp, Sulphite and Paper Mill Workers opened his remarks with the following:  "I want to tell you a story which was passed on to me sometime last year by Charlie Millard who many of you will remem*-  ber as one of the outstanding labor organizers for the Steelworkers  back in the thirties and forties. My friend Millard tells how one  day back in the time of the Steel Workers Organising Committee  the workers were picketing the National Steel Car Company in  Hamilton.  "They were marching around in the old orthodox picket line  whsn one of the men was approached by an irate woman who demanded to know: "What are you on strike for anyway?" (The woman was probably cross because her husband couldn't go to work  that morning). Well, the man on the picket line pulled himself together, squared his shoulders, righted his picket sign and marched  proudly past his inquislitor. As he went by he said with dignity,  "Madam, we're on strike for collective bargaining. . .whatever  the hell that is!"  So that we can get labor's view of what collective bargaining  it, Coast News columns next week will contain some of Mr. Lor-  rain's address on this subject.  COAST NEWS  5-10-20 years ago  7  FIVE YEARS AGO  Gilbsons and Area Ratepayers  Association has decided to disband when only seven persons  showed up for the meeting..  Homework was the subject of  a discussion with the PTA of  Gibsons with teachers, parents  and students taking part in the  discussions.  Canon Greene appeared before Sechelt's council seeking  support for a senior citizens'  home project.  A Sunshine Coast Garbage  comimittee with representatives  from Pender Harbour to Gibsons  decided it had reached a dead  end and the next meeting would  be at the call of the chairman.  10  YEARS  AGO  The Public Utilities Commission has advised Seohelt Waterworks to seek a 20 percent water  rate increase instead of a 50  percent increase.  The school board advertised  for tenders covering the clearing of land for the proposed  Langdale school.  A Sunshine Coast High School  Drama Festival is slated to be  held on March 4.  15 YEARS AGO  Patrick Soames, of Soames  Point, died in Vancouver in his  69th year.  The power line of the Hydro  commission* has been extended  as far as Secret Cove.  Due to expansion of population in schools the school board  has embarked on a five year  building plan.  Council has decided a stop  sign must be placed at the bottom of the highway hill in rear  of the old United Church building.  20 YEARS AGO  /  Three tenders for the junior-  senior high school for Gilbsons  were higher thai, the school  board $277,500 estimate. The low  est of the three tenders was  $288,635.  When Mrs. L. S. Jackson refused riomiination as chairman  of the school board it was accepted by Tom Humphries.  NO LONGER UNDER FOOT  Sawdust has come up off the  barroom floor, to gain new dignity. It is being used now for  briquettes, pressed wood panels,  plastic wood, porous clay and  concrete products, snow tires,  pulp, charcoal, insulating and  packaging materials, wood flour  and, most of all, soil aids. Use  of sawdust and shavings for  building up soils, weed control,  moisture retention, mulching  and livestock and poultry bedding, has grown 100-fold in the  past 15 years. Homeowners build  sawdust into their new lawns to  give the grass a good foundation.  Under the heading The Peril  of Pot in the Christian Science  Monitor, William 7 H. Stringer  writes on the marijuana problem as follows:  The new data on marijuana  advises us that many factors  must be considered. For instance, pot differs greatly in  strength. That grown in the United States is relatively mild.  That from Mexico, a chief supplier, is more powerful. The  Vietnam variety is extremely  potent, its long-term impact  sometimes resembling LSD. If  pot were legalized, would the  purchaser know what strength  he was getting?     ,  Marijuana is not physically  addictive, as is heroin. It does  not automatically or usually lead  to use of other, more powerful  drugs. But those who take up pot  smoking for psychological reasons ��� to relieve depression and  anxiety ��� may be tempted to go  to the stronger concoctions in  their search for mental! peace.  Here are a few quotes on marijuana's observed effect, from a  compilation of researchers' comments assembled by the Pentagon's Drug Abuse Control Committee: "Tends to lessen inhibition arad creates for the user a  false reality based on his wants,  his motivations." "Among subjective effects are hilarity, carelessness, loquacious euphoria,  distortion of sensation and perception, impairment of judgment and memory." "Beginning  to encounter oases in which a  marijuana high comes on again,  weeks after a person has had a  high." "With long-term use, noted chronic lethargy, and loss of  inhibitions for two years after  last usage, indicating significant  and lasting organic brain damage." "Potential danger to unborn children."  (This last com  ment from experimentation on  animals, with more research to  come) the committee report  says.  Among everything, the character - hampering charge looms  very large. A teen-ager has to  face problems, the ordinary  stresses and strains as they  come along. Resort to marijuana  it has been shown, can wrap  him or her in a mental cocoon in  ' hope of avoiding the solving of  life's problems. Thus he or she  would avoid maturing; not really grow up, ever.  Of course the character weakness may have preceded the  marijuana. An overprotective  parent can be nearly as dangerous as a cop-out drug. But marijuana, if it becomes a habit, is  an encouragement to copping-  out. Recent studies of the impact  Of hashish, marijuana's potent  cousin, in North Africa, show  that some smokers tend totally  PAUL  ST.PIERRE, MP  COAST-CmLCOlTN  On Canada's  Constitution  A hundred years ago, give or  take a few months, when I was  involved in an election campaign  I was occasionally asked if I  thought the British North America Act needed amendment.  "Not much," I usually answered  It will probably corneas a surr  prise to no one that my opinion  has undergone a 180 degree turn.  Observation of federal-provincial relations, with all the overlapping of responsibility, conflict  of jurisdiction, divided authority  and all too often unclear authority has convinced me that the  old British North America Act is  badly out of tune with modern  Canada.  It is too often not clear to the  average Canadian which level of  government is responsible for  What. His taxes may go to one,  for spending by another and  agreement and disagreement between Ottawa and individual provinces often leads to situations  which are almost hopelessly confusing.  Not only is  the" citizen of  confused. So are his legislators,''  So are his governments. So are  the lawyers.  Out of the latest federa>H>ro-  vincial   conference    has   come  what appears to be  a positive  step   toward   rationalizing   the <  Canadian constitution.  The communique issued at the '  close of two days of meetings  suggested some agreement onia  formula for bringing the constitution home from Britain for l  amending. Further, it even suggested some forms of amendment that could be made in it.  This is the first break in a long  impasse between Ottawa and the  various provinces of the federal  state. The old Fulton-Favreau  formula appeared to be on the ;  verge of success, a decade ago,  but it would have required unanimous agreement of the federal  government and each of the ten  provinces. This formula collapsed.  The  new formula provides a  compromise   which   may prove '  workable.   Under  the   new  formula   that,   once  the  provinces  have   agreed,   Canada  will  ask  the British Parliament to surrender its present right to pass on  Canadian     constitutional     law.  (There   is   no   difficulty   antici- ���  pated here. The British haven't ;  wanted that power for a genera- ���  tion or more. They've been waiting for us to relieve them of the  responsibility     and     doubtless  have   been   impatient   that   we  haven't   been   able    to   agree  among ourselves to  ask).  In   future,   all   constitutional  amendments would require first  a resolution by the federal government. This would then have  to be approved by at least six of  the ten provinces, two west of  the   Great  Lakes,  two   east   of:  Quebec, and Ontario and Quebec  provinces. In the west, the two  consenting provinces would have ['  to contain more than 50 percent \.  of the Western provinces' popu- f  The effect of this is to.give a 7  veto power over constitutional >  change to Ontario and Quebec,  or any province which thereafter  contains 25 percent of the Canadian population, as these two  central provinces now do. It  would give greater weight to  British Columbia in exercising  a veto. No two prairie provinces  by themselves constitute 50 per  cent of the West's population.  On the other hand, no small  province such as Prince Edward  Island, with a mere 100,000 people, could block constitutional  reform by taking a completely  intransigent  attitude.  The governments appear to be  in agreement that immediately  there shall be entrenched rights  in a new constitution, requiring  governments at all levels to provide for elections at least every  five years, universal suffrage  and the usual freedoms oif  thought, conscience, religion, expression and peaceful assembly.  It would entrench language  rights for French and English  approximately the same as are  now provided in the federal legislation.'  The Canadian Supreme Court  would be the court of final appeal for the whole nation.  Federal-provincial government  conferences, which may be said  to have had their main impetus  provided by John Robarts^ Ontario's statesmanly Conservative  premier, would be made obligatory.  The main requirement of a  new, constitution is left unresolved by the new formula. How  shall taxing powers and responsibilities be divided between federal and provincial governments? This is the most necessary revision, but also the most  difficult.  However, if the Canadian government leaders can agree on a  patriation formula, we will have  travelled a long way down that  road.  +*>*^^^^**^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^m*0^.^^*^*^^^^^^^^^^*^**^^**^^^*^* .^^^^^  m%  N. Richard McKibbin  A PERSONAL INSURANCE SERVICE  PHONE'886-2062 GIBSONS, B.C  ' *0*0*0*0*0*0*0*0*0*0  ���_ j\s\rxnr*ryyj-*ru-*i-�����M--. ��� ��� ��� -��*��-**���*- ���*�� t*^*m0*0*0*0  Custom Biuilt  Log Homes & Cabins  by  GEORGf DONOVAN  IN VANCOUVER Phone 985-4252  or WRITE Box 777, 100 MILE HOUSE, B.C.  '      Village of Gibsons  6$ INTEREST CREDIT  on Current Tax Payments  Made between January 1st and May 15th, 1971  Interest, at the rate of 6% per annum, will be credited  to any prepayment deposit on current (19.71) taxes made' between January 1st to May 15th, 1971.' Interest will be calculated from the date of payment to June 30, 1971. Such deposits in any amount up to the total of the 1970 taxes will be  accepted.  Any further information required may be obtained from  the Municipal Office, telephone 886-2543.  December 23, 1970.  David Johnston,  Municipal Clerk.  to drop out of society, become  Skid Row types.  There is no reason why the  vigor of Western manhood, indeed" the purity of the world's  youth, should' have to be invaded by this enervating influence  which has written such a sorry  record wherever it has gained a  foothold.  TENDERS  VILLAGE  OF  GIBSONS  CONTRACT No. 9.2.4  INSTALLATION OF  SANITARY SEWERS  SERVICE CONNECTIONS  AND  APPURTENANCES  Call for. Tenders  Sealed tenders cleanly marked  ' 'Tender for Installation of Sanitary   Sewers,   Service   Connections and  Appurtenances"  will  be received by the undersigned  up to 12:00 noon local time of  Tuesday,   March   23,   1971,   and  will be opened in public at that  time and date.  Contract Documents and Draw  ings my be obtained at the offices of either the undersigned  or Dayton and Knight Ltd., Consulting Engineers, 1865 Marine  Drive, West Vancouver, B.C. on  or after Thursday, February 25,  1971, and upon payment of $25.00  (twenty-five dollars), which sum  will be refunded (except the sue--  cessiful tenderer's) upon return  of the documents in good condition within thirty (30) days of  receipt of tender.  The lowest or any tender will  not necessarily be accepted.  D. Johnston,  Municipal Clerk,  Village of Gibsons,  Gibsons, B.C.  VILLAGE   OF  GIBSONS  CONTRACT No. 9.2.1  for  SUPPLY AND DELIVERY  OF SEWER PIPE  Call for Tenders  Sealed tenders clearly marked  "Tender for Supply and Delivery  of Sewer Pipe" will be received  by the undersigned up to 12:00  noon   local   time   of   Tuesday,  March 23,1971, and will be opened in public at that time and  date.  Copies of contract document-  may be obtained without charge  at the offices of the undersigned  or of Dayton & Knight Ltd., Consulting Engineers, 1865 Marine  Drive, West Vancouver, B.C., on  or after 1:00 D-m. Thursday, Feb  sruary 25, 1971.  .The lowest or any tender^will  not necessarily be accepted.  D. Johnston,  Municipal Clerk,  Village of Gibsons,  P.O. Box 66,  Gibsons, B.C.  LEGAL  NOTICE OF INTENTION  TO APPLY FOR A  DISPOSITION  OF CROWN LAND  In Land Recording District of  Vancouver, B.C. and situate Secret Cove on the Sechelt Peninsula.  Take notice that Herbert Minor Nichols of Portland, Oregon  U.S.A., occupation, surgeon, intends1, to apply for a lease of the  following described lands:���  Commencing at a post planted  at S.E. corner D.L. 4546, Gp. 1,  N.W.D., thence South Westerly  to S.W. corner Lot 6975, Gp. I,  N.W.D.; thence West to S.E.  corner Lot 7149, Gp. 1, N.W.D.;  thence Northerly to N.E. corner  Lot 7149, Gp. 1, N.W.D.; thence  Easterly to point of commence-'  ment; and containing 0.7 acres,  more or less.  The purpose for which the dis>-  position is required is Boat  Moorage.  Herhert Minor Nichols  C. Wagenaar, B.C.L.S., Agent  Dated February 10th, 1971.  NOTICE OF INTENTION  TO APPLY FOR A  DISPOSITION  OF CROWN LAND  In Land Recording District of  New Westminster District and  situate Blocks A & B; of Lot 6937  Group 1, N.W.D.  Take notice that Thomas L. M.  Higgs of Gilbsons, B.C., occupation, Master Mariner, intends to  apply for a Lease of the following described lands:���  Commencing at a post planted  in the N.W. corner of Lot 6927,  Group 1, New Westminster District; thence 428 feet'in a south  easterly direction; thence 141.42  ft. in the south south easterly  direction;  thence  1220 ft. in a  south westerly direction; thence  528 feet in a north westerly direction; thence 1320 ft. in a north  easterly direction to the point  of commencement and containing 15.89 acres, more or less.  The purpose for which the -disposition is required is Moorage.  Thomas L. M. Higgs (Captain)  Dated 15th February, 1971. Dry-land log       Wharfage dues cases reviewed  With hazard-free dry land sorting and storage, and a versatile  barging system, a new operation  which   could   revolutionize   the  transportation of logs in the forest industry was outlined to the  legislature byTHon. Isabel Dawson.  Those involved in the new concept,  she said, feel that, from  jrears of observation of logging  and the trarispdftatiori of logs on  the British Columbia coast, the  new/invention could be a great  stride forward in the economic  naryest of trees, and in the reduction of/water and beach pollution as a direct result.  Witli regard'to the small logger,  this  system  could benefit  him greatly by his beirig able to  bring his logs in bundle form to  a central dry land sorting area.  (The new method would mean  the use of float areas on pilings  which would be loaded with logs.  The carrier would be of the type  to sink below water level at one  end and when pumped out lift  the load off the pilings for transportation purposes). ���  Patents have been applied for  on this, invention, Mrs. Dawson  said. The whole idea and its development is the work of a man  who has spent 40 years of his  life in tug boat operation on the  Coast   of   British   Columbia,   a  man who is,not a big businessman, but a regular working Joe.  The bundles would be removed from the water intact, sorted  and stored on land until required  at the market, in which case, the  wood could be s moved by  this  barging system.  In cases where small loggers  obtain a few logs which are good  for pilings, these few logs could  be stored until a number accumulate and thus take advantage of  the   market in   this   particular  area. Or, he could combine with  ���" other small loggers in gathering  together a number of such logs.  The concept, if put into operation, would create jobs in our  shipyards, and in the making of  _i. grids for platforms which would  be lis-ed at logging camps and  malls:  The system could be used on  large inland lakes and on some  of our fivers.  Sonie of the points that bring  to light the desirability ot this  operation are:  Dry land sorting as opposed to  water sorting. _  .������,..,......'  Less log losses from sinkers  or from tide and wind conditions  around booming grounds.  Transportation of boom chains  and boom sticks would be unnecessary.  The hew operation could be  economically 'feasible because of  the increase in speed of operation. .  Logging company operations  could be Tspeeded up by faster  unloading facilities at the beach.  Sorting .could be speeded up by  bringing aill logs from the various camps to a central location  to be sorted on land.  The seJf-dumiping barges already in operation could be integrated into the new system by  dumping logs at the sorting  grounds, then removing them directly from the water.  The estimated speed of this  new vessel is ten miles per hour,  as opposed to one-and-a-half  miles per hour under present  methods.  As the logs are sorted, they  couldi be transported by barge  directly to the mills when ordered!  It is considered possible that  a mill, placing an order for a  load of three quarter million  board feet of lumber from Howe  Sound, could have it delivered  to the Fraser River, Harmac, or  Vancouver Harbour area, within  24 hours. This is in direct contrast to the present system  where the logs can take weeks  to get to a mill, following an  order.  R. C. DUCKWORTH  Chartered Accountant  Ph. 886-2912, Gibsons  Ph. 885-9515. Sechelt  The Fishermen's Union Vancouver publication The Fisherman reported the following in its  recent issue:  GIBSONS ��� The village council here has taken a new tack in  its prosecution of two commercial fishermen in a dispute over  wharfage fees.  As; reported in the,last issue  of The; Fisherman,. the council  qrigiinaiiy charged the men under, Section 372 of the Criminal  Code which provides for up to  14 years' imprisonment on conviction.  The charges were laid against  Ray Keelan, secretairy of Gibsons local of the UFAWU, and  Alec, Davidson, both of whom  aire trbllefs.. Charges were also  laid against four other boat owners.  Section 372 deals with any action iri which a pterson wilfully  "obstructs, interrupts or interferes with the lawful use or operation of property."  Keelan and Davidson appear-  ed in court at Gibsons on January 26 to face the charge. Council lawyer Bruce Emerson, however, told the court that the  criminal charges were being  dropped and new ones laid under  Section 31 of the federal Har-  bor�� and Piers Act which states  that ."no person shall contravene  an order of the wharfinger..."  Keelan says that a new summons issued January 26 charges  him with cdntravening a wharfinger's order iri peceir_b���ir to  move his trbller Carrie fe, which  was aiiegectly behind iri wharfage payments.  Keelan and Davidson are  scheduled to appear in court to  face the new charge on March  2. The pertinent section of the  act calls for a fine riot exceeding  $200 or up to 60 days' imprisonment, or both, on conviction.  Adrininistratibri of wharf facilities at Gibsons was taken  over by the village council in  1969 on a lease from the federal  transport department.  A wharfinger was placed on  the village payroll and a schedule of fees , enforced. Fees had  not been collected while the facilities were under direct federal  administration.  At Campbell River, meanwhile  commercial fisherman Headley  Murray said this month he will  not pay  wharfage fees  despite  legal action taken against him  by wharfinger Jim Denis.  The Vancouver Island community has been the centre of a  long dispute over wharfage since  Denis took over wharf administration on a lease from the federal government.  Commercial fishermen at a  number of coastal points are  strongly critical of handing administration over to wharfingers and private companies,  pointing out that the stringent  application of a scale of wharfage fees is not matched by any  .approvement in service or facilities.  Coast News, Feb. 24, 1971.  Blake  C. Alderson,  D.C.  CHIROPRACTOR  Post Office Building, Sechelt  TUES.   WED., THURS., FRL  10:30-5:30  SATURDAY 9:30 ��� l:M  Phone  Office 885-2333���Res. 886-2321  PHOTOGRAPHER  Names Of those on the Elphinstone Secondary schooi honor  roll for the first semester second term have been announced.  The standings are for the second term examinations and are  not final standings.  Division I: Ken Bredefield, 3.0  Frances Finlayson 2.3; Joan  Gory 2.25, arid Frank Roberts  2.25.  Division IV: Margaret Gory,  3.0; Sheahan Bennie 2.5; Cathy  DeKleer 2.5 and David Bulger  2.3.  Divisino VI:   Ciana Watson.  Division VIE: Eleanor Swan  3.0;   Cheryl Guelph 2.75;   Ther-  . Rehabilitative and long term  care moist be the priority iri the  provincial health care system,  says Mrs. Monica Angus, president of the Registered Nurses'  Association of British Columbia.  Mrs. Angus was commenting  on Health Minister Ralph Lofif-  mark's indication in the legislature Feb. 9 that the provincial  government was not prepared to  extend hospital insurance to cover rehabilitative or long term  care, sometiiries referred to as  intermediate care.  "The needs oif active wage-  earning persons are relatively  well met but the needs of the  elderly, the infirm and the disadvantaged are - not,' she explained.  These groups require longer  periods of care for recovery.  When patients from these groups  are discharged from acute care  hospitals they remain in need  of supportive and continuing  health services.  esa Labonte 2.25; Pomponia  Martinez 2.25 and Lisa Pedrini  2.25.  Division XIH: Heinz Breu 3.0;  Leslie Dixpri 3.0; Rosemary  Hoefsloot 3.0; Randy Kampman  .3.0; Debase Dombroski 2.5; Eileen Sallis 2.5 and Elin Vedoy  2.25.  Division XVtil: Kim Gregory  3.0 and Dean Goddard 2.5.  HONORABLE MENTION  Division I: Denise Howe and  Steven Lee 2.0.  Division Vill: William Pass-  more and Wendy Allnut 2.0.  Division XI: Glenda Mackie,  2.0.  Division XII: Cindy Nygren,  2.0. \  Division XIII: Joe-Anne Jorgenson, Lori Montgomery, Lynn  Oifce and Debbie Willis 2.0. ���  Division XIV: Nina Christmas  2.0.  Division XVIII: Deborah Hill  and Keny Mahlman, 2.6.  C. ABERNETHY  886-7374  The  RIGHT-WEIGHT  LIGHTWEIGHT  chain saw  more power  to get the  job done!  FOR ALL YOUR FLOORCOVffiING NEEDS  CALL ON  1659 Sunshine Coast Highway at Wyngaert Road, Gibsons  Phone 886-7112  ��� CARPETS # HUES        ��� LINOLEUMS  We Feature a targe Selection of Drapes  The Pioneer 2200 saws are the ideal lightweights.  The New single ring big power piston combined with  Pioneer's lightweight guide bar and  %" pitch chain  give you 20% faster cutting.  The 2270 model has all weather, automatic oiling for  longer bar and chain life.  Ask your dealer today!  THE  22  ��� ���  \J\J SERIES  Smjfly's Boat Rentals & Marina  GIBSONS ��� 886-7711  Chain Saw Centre Ltd.  Cowrie St. SECHELT 885*9626  Madeira Marina Ltd.  Madeira Park PENDER HARBOUR 883-2266  fei  in a malt  <*&  $  x*y .,->5, - ^  FRONTIER  -�����&*'.  ', ���*,'  ���V   ,^S  v   -**���  -|  v, �����������  ���������" _5  >M  MMT LIQUOR  . os y _��� ffes "_��� ' ��  ���i-Si*- '. ..  tBEER  ?W  * >  *�����  , *\;*   , *  }i** ;���>,      ^<*v *  .- s.     ���* *���       >%     \        <aSs -���  " '-' -' s V,*V"'   X,i *'   , ���  -, '/��� .  &Svftv      ''        ' s    ���*    '    ' *���    * -"-fX"^"  ������'1,  J_S*  AH 10% f��3DlrT "'^'' **  ,      ,      tf -;s%*?& X "^ J&- f y wj *���***-/   ^f_sv'v  This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia.,^ Coast News, Feb. 24, 1971.  COAST NEWS CLASSIflfi) ADS  PHONE 886-2622._.- __  Deadline ��� Tuesday noon  4c a word, Minimum 75c  Subsequent Insertions % price  Box Numbers 25c  25c added for bookkeeping on  ads not paid one week after  insertion.  Legal ads 25c per count line.  Subscription Rates:  B.C. ��� $4.00  East. Canada $5.00  USA and overseas $8.50  COMING EVENTS  TWILIGHT  THEATRE  Gilbsons  886-2827  DEATHS  LANOWAY ��� February 17, 1971,  James Michael Lanoway, of  Pender Harbour, formerly Of  Vancouver. Survived by his loving wife, Hazel; 2 sons, Doug,  Vancouver; Gordon, San Francisco; 4 brothers, John, Joe,  Harry and Matt; 5 sisters, Mrs.  Mary Harper, Mrs. Kay Marte_l,  Mrs. Jean Elding, Mrs. Nell  Parker and Mrs. Ann Mdntee,  all in Canada. Funeral service  was held Monday, February 22,  at 1 p.m. from Hamilton Mortuary, Fraser St. at 38th Ave.,  Rev. A. R. Laing officiating.  Cremation. In lieu of flowers  donations to the B.C. Cancer  Fund would be appreciated. Harvey Funeral Home, Gibsons, directors.  CARD OF THANKS  Our deepest and sincerest thanks  to everyone who assisted our  son Joel and his companions involved in their recent mishap.  To our friends, and neighbors  whose generous offer of baby  sitting and transportation to visit our 2i_; year old son -Colin  during his stay in Vancouver  General and presently in St.  Mary's and to all who offered  their prayers', we are humbly  grateful.  ���Greg and Rosa Girard  and family.     ''��� " ������  1 would  like  to thank  all  my  friends for the lovely cards and  flowers sent during my stay in  hospital in Vancouver.  ���Bea Haining.  NOTICE  I will not be responsible for any  debts contracted in my name by  any other than myself on or after Feb. 24, 1971.  ���H. Corlett.  FOUND  Necklace, pendant type. Owner  can have same by identifying.  Phone 886-2095.      .  MOVIES EVERY NIGHT  Phone 886-2827   Persian cat. Owner please phone  886-2824.  HELP WANTED  Require retired ���plumber-electrician or handyman to assist in  plumbing and wiring home, Gibsons area. Wages and when available to Box 2014, Coast News.  Baby sitter, preferably in my  home. Phone 886-2784.   Tonight's show ��� Phone 886-2827  LOST  Will the person who borrowed  the Wallpaper sample book from  Gibsons Building Supplies Ltd.,  please return the saime.  WORK WANTED (Cont'd)  VERNON & SON  BULLDOZING  Land clearing with  clearing blade  Grading and Excavating  Competent work, Service  Satisfaction Guaranteed  Phone 886-2887 or 886-2894  FREE WINTER  SAFETY CHECK  All your tree needs attended to  promptly and expertly.  Insured work.  , Phone 885-2109.  PEERLESS TREE SERVICES  Experienced drywall, accoustic  & textured ceilings, now in Gibsons area, and serving the Sunshine Coast. Free estimates.  Fast service. Phone G&W Dry-  wall. 884-5315.  MISC FOR SALE     ~~  CARS, TRUCKS FOR SALE  '65 Chev window van, new tires,  new battery' and starter. Excellent condition, $950. Walt Ny-  gren, Phone 886-2350.  '60 Pontiac station wagon. Offers. After 5 p.m. call 886-7254.  1955 Chevrolet pickup truck with  trailer hitch. What offers? Ph.  886-9908.  1964 red Volkswagen, near -new  radio with rear speaker, $450.  Phone 886-7050.  Camaro, 6 cylinder, excellent  condition. Phone 885-9934.  1962 Buick Invicta, 4 door hardtop, new motor, new transmission. Phone 885-2491 after 6 p.m.  1951 one ton Ford truck in good  running condition, $200. Phone  886-7204.  SUNSHINE COAST REAL ESTATE  Feb. 27, Dance, Roberts Creek  Legion, Branch 219, featuring  Bill Malyea and his canned music. Spot, door prizes. 8 p.m. to  1 a.m. Admission $1.50 per person. .  WORK WANTB)  HANDYMAN AVAILABLE  If you are thinking of renovating  your home,   cement finishing,   etc.,   Contract   or  hourly.  For estimates Phone 886-9959.  Dressmaking and alterations.  Phone 886-7589. Mrs. N. McKenzie,    1749 Marine Dr., Gibsons.  Do you require bookkeeping,  statements, balance sheets, and  persona! income tax? Phone  886-9331.  Backhoe available. Water lines  and septic tanks installed. Ph.  886-2231 days, 886-2171 evenings.  Directional   TV  aerial.  P.O. Box 238, Gibsons.   Sheep, reasonable. Ph. 886-7713.  Chesterfield and chair, chocolate  brown, $50.  Phone 886-9993.  Bulldozer for sale, or will trade  for camper or small house travelling trailer. Phone 886-2983.  Cement mixer with electric motor, also Stanley IVz inch Ski-  saw. Both 1 year old. Phone 886-  9537.  AVON        X  The new representative in Gibsons Bay area is Mrs. Inge Harrison. Phone 886-2967.  Garbage burner, good shape. $50  Phone 886-7215.  Good used wringer washers, Gibsons Hardware. 886-2442.  Mint-bike for sale, 3.5 hp. engine. Phone 886-2459.   bathroom set, 1 double stainless  steel kitchen sink. Ph. 886-9959.  MOVIES EVERY NIGHT  Phone 886-2827  Hand  saws  and  circular  saws  sharpened  WINSTON'S SPORTING GOODS  Gibsons, 886-9600  AiiPiy    BOATS FOR SAUE  19 ft. heavy duty fibreglass  speedboat hulls for work or pleasure. $850, complete with floor.  Finish your own and save. Demonstrator available. Paul Drake  Ltd., 886-2929.   8 ft. fibreglassed hydroplane. In  good condition. Phone 886-7560.  Ford gasoline and diesel engines for marine use. New. Paul  Drake Ltd., 886-2929.  16 ft. plank hull, y2 cabin and flying bridge, 18 hp. Evinrude and  iy2 Scott Fisherman. Fibreglass  deck. Phone 886-2442 or 886-7009.  Marine conversion parts for  most model engines. New and  rebuilt. Warner Velvet Drive  marine gears. Vee droves, and  inboard-outboard units. * Paul  Drake Ltd., 886-2929.  17*4 ft. half cabin, with or without motor. Cheap for cash. Ph.  886-7793.  For complete information on  Marine, Industrial and Liability  insurance; claims and adjustments, contact Captain W. Y.  Higgs, Marine Consultant, Box-  339. Gibsons. Phones 886-9546  and 885-9425.  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  Real Estate & Insurance  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  GIBSONS, B.C. Ph. 886'2481  GIBSONS VILLAGE: A well  planned 2 br. home on Glassford  Road. In mint condition. Many  interesting features, fireplace in  L.R. Garage and workshop. $20,-  900 on terms (MLS 62507R).  886-2481  GIBSONS VILLAGE: Fantastic  view lot, 78' x 120'. Completely  cleared out and in (grass. Ready  to build on. Close to everything.  $5,000 only.  886-2481  ABBS RD.: Small 2 bdrm home  on nice view lot 88' x 100', has  part basement. Would suit retired couple. F.P. $12,000.  886-2481  GIBSONS VILLAGE: Near Kinsmen Park. Only $16,800 on terms  for this roomy house in a convenient area. Full basement with  suite. Nice view from large living room. Not anew house but  well built and maintained, a  good buy at this price.  886-2481  GOWER POINT ROAD: Very  nice 2 bedroom cottage. Could  be used in summer or all year  round. y2 acre view lot. $14,500.  886-2481  GOWER POINT ROAD: Close  to beach, almost an acre of  wooded view property for $5,000,  half cash.  886-2481  SECHELT: Beautiful acreage.  5.8. Within view of the mountains  and sea. Close to all amenities  and still lots of privacy. F.P.  $19,000.  886-2481  Richard F. Kennett  Notary Public  Evenings:  Jack White ��� 886-2935  Ken Crosby ��� 886-2098  Jay Visser ��� 885-2300  Oil  stove with  fan,  stand. $50. 885-9568.  drum and  ANNOUNCEMENTS  FARM FRESH EGGS  PURE  UNPASTEURIZED HONEY  Always Available  Red' or. White Potatoes  50 lbs. for' $2.60  WYNGAERT ENTERPRISES  Gibsons 886-9340  FULLER BRUSH  REPRESENTATIVE   886-7293   LIGHTING PLANTS  Rental or rental purchase plan.  80%  of rental applied on purchase.   1500   WPH  to   5000,   or  larger, on request.  Enquire at the Rental Shop,  885-2848 ��� 24 hour service  Buy your 45 gal. trash incinerator from Sechelt Kinsmen at  $3.50 each. Phone 885-9542.  SPORTING GOODS  Hardware and appliances  Where your dollar has more  cents  WINSTON'S SPORTING GOODS  886-9600  IF IT'S SUITS - IT'S MORGANS  885-9330,  Sechelt  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  Used electric and gas ranges  also oil ranges. C & S Sales. Ph  885-9713.  Sechelt   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  Divorce $49. Phone 738-1731.  Write: Self Divorce Simplified,  414-1298  W.   10th,  Van.  9,   B.C.  %   MOVIES EVERY NIGHT   Phone 886-2827  Alcoholics Anonymous. Phone  885-9534, 886-99014 or 885-9327,  Mr. & Mrs. 885-9865 after 5 p.m.  COMPRESSED AIR  SERVICE FOR  Skindivers' and Firemen's  air tanks  SKINDIVERS AVAILABLE  FOR SALVAGE WORK  MARINE ACCESSORIES  Paint, fibreglass, rope, canvas,  boat hardware  WALT NYGREN SALES  (1971) LTD.  Gibsons, 886-9303  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  FUELS  WAKIED  Firewood, y2 cord alder, split,  $10. Phone 886-2717.   Sunshine Coast Enterprises  Aider wood, fireplace length $18  a cord. Immediate delivery. Second growth dry fir, $29 per cord.  Totem JLogs, under -15 boxes  $1.25, 15 and over $1 per box delivered. $1 service charge on  half cords and all Sechelt deliveries. Ph. 886-9988.  MOVIES EVERY NIGHT  Phone 886-2827  COAL  Drumheller Lump  Drumheller Egg  Heatglow Briquettes  PRATT ROAD  AUTO WRECKERS  Phone 886-9535  Utility trailer, min. 62" x 8' bed  Min. cap. 1500 lbs. Ph. 885-2444.  Timber,   any   quantity,   fir   or  hemlock. Phone 886-9670.  MOBILE HONES  Sargent Rd.: Older type 5 rm.  7 house in need of renovating, in  area of good homes, 220 wiring,  . A-O furnace. Fantastic view.  ;': Good investment.  F.P.   $14,500,  terms.  4 Selma Park: Large 5 .bedroom;  h family honfne, newly renovated,;'  ^across from beach, 3 lots (150'  Hwy frontage) Landscaped.  Price includes 2 revenue cottages. Ideal for large family,  boarding house, etc. Well priced  for only $25,000.  This won't last: One of the  best buys on the Peninsula, close  to beach, good home, presently  rented for $100 per month. Property could be divided into 3  lots. F.P. $17,500, terms.  Abbs Road: Fantastic view lot,  large lot with southern slope  close to beach, shopping, etc.  F.P. $4,500.  Gibsons W/F: Good investment property: on paved road,  ail services. F.P. $7,000.  MacGREGOR PACIFIC REALTY  JTD.  EXCLUSIVE  AGENTS  Phone 886-7244  John L. Black ��� 886-7316  Lorrie Girard ��� 886-7760  Jack Anderson ��� 885-2053  PROPERTY FOR SALE  Gibsons' waterfront, 2 years old,  1700 sq. ft., 3 bedroom post &  beam, basement home, 1% baths  wall to wall carpetintg, built-in  dishwasher and appliances, raised hearth and stone fireplace,  beautifully landscaped. Many extras. Terms on $44,900. Phone  886-7080.  _J  ���3 only left. Large view lots.  Gower Point area near good  beach. Terms. Phone 886-2894.  New 2 bedroom and den. Phone  builder, 886-2762.  1970 64 x 12 4 bedroom mobile  home, fully furnished, with washer and dryer. $9900. Sunshine  Coast Trailer Park, 886-2435.  Water storage tank.  7194.  Phone 886-  PETS  SAMOYED PUPS  Adorable. From $75 up. Phone  886-2160. .  Home wanted for male part  German. Shepherd pup. Phone  886-2664.   Poodles, grooming, clipping.  Years of experience. Phone 886-  2601.  One of the best building lotf  ���in Gibsons. Rear lane ���  (cleared ��� near level. Good  view. $3650. HE 3-2154, Vane.  CONSTRUCTION  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Sechelt   Phone 885-2283  Everything tor your  building needs  EWART McMYNf. REALTY  '.'.  Phone 886-2248    7      ~  Box 238 Gibsons, B.C.  Notary Public  Gibsons Rural: An attractive,  well maintained country home,  with all conveniences. Less than >  ���two miles- from Gilbsons, with  ���full frontage on paved road. Located on 2y2 acres of good land,  all cleared and fenced. Ample  community water. Well built 6  year old house. Attached garage, paved driveway, work shop.  A quantity of good equipment  and tools included. HI health is  sole reason for selling. Full price  $26,250 with $16,250 down. Bal on  terms at 8%.  Gibsons Village: Two bedroom  home, on level landscaped lot.  Close to beach, shops' and post  oiffice. Has garage, driveway,  sundeck and utility room. House  is comfortable and well kept.  Full price $14,750 with $5,000  down. Offers and terms.  Hopkins Ldg>: Here is a nice  modern home on a beautiful  view lot with 2 bed. up and one  down; with a nice modern kitchen, a large dining room and  the living room overlooking  Howe Sound. Asking price just  $22,500.  Roberts Creek: 1 acre on the  highway with a 2 bed. O.T. home  can be yours for just $8,400. Try  your offers on payments.  Gibsons: Commercial properties. We have a good selection to  choose from and we still have  some waterfront view lots available.  E. McMynn, 886-2500  Vince Prewer, 886-9359  Wally Peterson, 886-2877  Selma Park: Three residential  lots situated one block above  highway. B.C. Hydro, telephone  and municipal water available.  Moderate slope, good drainage,  second growth timber. Near  shops, schools,, hospital. F.P.  $4,750 and $5,250 with D.P. $2500  balance easy payments.  Gibsons Rural ��� Twenty-three  acres, level, cleared, good soil.  Well maintained three bedroom-  home, also two bedroom home.  Outbuildings, stream-. $45,000,  terms.  _ C. R. Gathercole "     ��  Gibsons, 886-7015  Agencies Ltd.  Realty & Insurance  BOX 128, SECHELT  MR RENT  2 bedroom all electric duplex,  fully furnished. Available March  1st $110 monthly plus utilities.  One child only. Sunshine Coast  Trailer Park. Phone 886-9826.  2 bedrom suite in new fourplex  near United -Church. All electric. Private entrance. Phone  886-9890.   2 bedroom duplex, $85.  at Gower Point. No dogs.  Phone 886-2894   2 bedroom house on main highway close to Gibsons. Pensioners only. Apply 1529 Gower Point  Road.  Mobile Home Sites  Gower Point  500 - 1000 ft. from good beach  area. Each site with view of  the sea. Extra space for those  who like to garden. No rowdyism or dogs  allowed.  The Vernons  886-2887 or 886-2894  Mobile home space available.  Sunshine Coast Trailer Park,  Gibsons 886-9826.  RITZ MOTEL ��� Rates by day,  week or monthly. Commercial  and crew rates. Full housekeeping. Electric heat. 886-2401, Gibsons.  OFFICE FOR RENT  HARRIS   BLOCK  Large bright office ��� Centre of  Gibsons business area. Inquiries  invited. Contact N. R. Harris,  Hooking Landing. Phone 886-  2861.  WANTED TO RENT  3 bedroom family home. Phone  886-2908.  ��� ��  ���  Wanted, 2 or 3 bedroom house  in Pender Harbour area. Phone  883-2523.  Nor'West Bay: 75' x 200' partially cleared lot. A real buy at  only $2,500 F.P., $1,250 dfawn,  balance as rent.  Roberts; Creek: Your choice of  4 lovely level lots, close &o-beach  some, lovely evergreen trees for  natural wooded setting. The  large corner lot measures 103' x  180' and is priced at $3,900. All  services available.  Gibsons: Smart little stucco bungalow on level village lot. All  services. House has 2 bdinms1.,  charming L.R. has W-W, -kitchen  and dining opens to living room  thorough large archway. 3 piece  standard plumbing. $15,500.  Gibsons: Beautiful little 2 bdrm  stucco home on 50' x 268' lot.  Grounds nicely landscaped  around house, back of prop like  a park with its stately evergreens and ferns. The L.R. is  open to modern all electric kitchen. Utility and 4 pc. (bath.  Lge. attached garage has1 lots of  storage cupboards and workshop  area. This is an immaculate cottage and is offered fully furnished for the low price of $12,-  900. Furnishings near new and  exceptionally well taken care of.  K. BUTLER REALTY LTD.  ALL TYPES  OF  INSURANCE  Gibsons; B.C.  Phone  886-2000  MEMBER  MULTIPLE LISTING  SERVICE  Letters to Editor  Editor: I wish to thank you for  publishing the item about the  lost 1956 Elphinstone Grade 12  picture and those who responded to it.  We not only received a picture  from Mrs. Sherman of Port Mellon but we also had the original  pictures returned.  ���(Mrs.) BEATRICE RANKIN  Editor:   I   must say I   agree  with Mr. Gilker, past chairman  of the Sunshine Coast Regional  District board, when he expresses concern about the dissenters  in our midst (Coast News, Feb.  17). Mr. Gilker is worried about  the   "breakup   of   democracy."  So am I. What is it that Mr. Gil-'  ker feels will cause ' -the breakup of democracy if not corrected"?   Freedom   of speech.  Mr.  '; Gilker" states* t_iis: Very  clearly  when he says, "This type of action, either by appeal to other  government offices, delegations,  pressure  groups,  is  devoted to  specific  projects   only. 7.If   not  corrected  it   will   lead   to   the  breakup of democracy."   (It is  important to note that the albove  mentioned activities are lawful.)  By this time, Mr. Gilker and-I  are no longer in agreement, even  though I appreciate his problem.  This problem has-been with us  for quite a while. A long time  before Mr. Gilker appeared on  the scene, governments had absolute power, and woexbetide the  dissenters     (see    Romans    vs.  Christians,   Spanish   Inquisition  vs' non-believers, Hitler vs Jews)  I   suppose   those   people   who  maintain that government is infallible,  thought it  was  OK  to  dispose of the delegations in the  lion's   den,   pressure   cook   the  pressure groups,  and  give  the  Jews   the   Hansel   and   Gretel  treatment.  Fortunately for us. someone  figured it out that it doesn't  work too well if we say "the  government is the law." (See  above) It might work better if  we agree there are laws riot subject to the whims of government ��� laws that are universal  and apply to all men regardless  of color, creed, rich, poor, clean  dirty, etc., etc. These universal  laws shall be the foundation of  our government and shall be revered not only by the people, but  especially by those chosen to  speak for them. And if the people don't like what they hear,  they can say something too. Any  objections?  ���MARY GROSS.  Take no stand  Both Gibsons and Sechelt municipal councils have acted warily in the Cherry Point, Washington argument over the transportation of (oil from Alaska.  Gibsons council has decided to  file the matter for the present.  Mayor Wally Peterson said he  found it pretty hard to make  judgment on the proposal. Sechelt's council last week were  satisfied that the matter was in  the hands of federal government Teachers' president replies  President of the Sechelt Teachers'"Association John Burnside*  has expressed regret at misrepresentation of the position of his  association as described in last  week's local papers concerning  the local school district's integration program.  At issue was the alleged challenge to the chairmanship of  Mrs. Agnes Labonte. The-STA  president feels that no such challenge was made. At a meeting  early in December Mr. Burnside  as the Teachers' Association representative on the Integration  Committee, suggested a rotating  chairmanship with the school  board, the administrators,, the  teachers and representatives of.  the Sechelt Indian Band alternating in the Chair. The committee  discussed the suggestion and  voted its approval at that time.  At a" subsequent meeting of the  school board, the board unilaterally rejected this suggestion.  At the latest meeting of the  integration committee, Mr. Bum-  side expressed regret that the  democratically expressed wishes  of the committee had been overruled by the board.  "There was certainly no challenge from the teachers' association for control of the committee," Mr. Burnside said. "Behind  SECHELT JEWELLERS  GUARANTEED  WATCH & JEWELRY  REPAIRS  885-2421  r-i^>^*0*^^0*0^0*0^0^0*0*0^0^0*0*0*0m0*0*^^0^^  the suggestion for a rotating  chairmanship was the feeling  that participation on the committee would be enhanced if all  groups represented felt themselves to full and equal members  of the committee.".  The STA president feeis that  his suggestion was the most diplomatic method possible of suggesting to. the school board that  perhaps a comimittee discussing  Indian integration should occasionally have an Indian in the  chair.  "To question the competence  of Mrs. Labonte was the furthest thing from my mind," Mr.  Burnside insisted. "Such an interpretation has no basis in reality."  the responsibility of several  "' "Education in this district is  groups and the educational interests of the youth of the area  can best be served if these  groups work in trust and close  partnership. When suggestions  made by any group are regarded as a threat or a challenge by  any other, we are a lonig way  from the required harmonyv of  interests,'' the Teachers' Association president concluded.  Golfers elect  Mrs. Lee Redman was elected  ladies captain at the annual  meeting of the Sunshine Coast  Golf and Country club, ladies  group.  Others elected were: Vice-  captain, Mrs. Lome Gregory;  secretary, Mrs. Ken Gallier;  treasurer, Mrs. Alan Swan and  publicity, Mrs. E. Shaw.  Ladies Day at the golf course  will start on Wednesday, April 7.  REMEMBER: FEBRUARY 28  A Chance to Talk with the  BAHA'I  EAS1ERK PROCLAMATION TE&H  about  UNITY ��� HARMONY ��� THE NEW WORLD ORDER  BAHA'ITLLAH  ��\;,.v'       SUNDAYS 8 p.m., SELMA PARK HALL  For information, phone 886-2078  KINSMEN CLUB  of Gibsons and District  HOBBY SHOW  GIBSONS UNITED CHURCH HALL  FRIDAY, SATURDAY, SUNDAY, APRIL 30, MAY 1, 2  Anyone interested in displaying their hobby at this show  please call Norm Peterson, 886-2607  ^^0^0^^t^*0*r*^*^^^*^*0*P   *^*^^+^**  *0*^*^*^l0*0*^*0*^^*0*^*^t0*0*0*0^^*0^0^^^^0*0^0^0^*0*0*0*0*^^0*0*0*0*0*0^0^r*0*  i4IM���N NCWf  Possibilities for up-dating old  clothes are a challenge, to be  approached only in the spirit of  adventure. Here are a few:  Pants, the great cop-out. Wear  them under, a belted, pr .fitted,  short coat.  Match the color of  the coat, or picka good contrasting color and wear a matching  turtleneck    sweater    or    shirt.  Wear them undei? dresses, .black...  pants with a beige wool dress-  belted   in  back   with  a   small-  black scarf at the neck, or match  the dominant color in a silk  . print dress and wear it as a  pants outfit for evening. Slim,  straight-leg pants are best for  day time, fuller ones can be  worn at night.  Skirts: Put a yoke on the top  and wear a long sweater or over-  blouse to cover the yoke.  Silk-like knit dresses. Wear  them for blouses under wool  skirts.  x. Thiigh-high boots. They'll give  you a covered look even when  your skirt is above the knee.  Coast News, Feb. 24, 197L  St. Pierre poll  (Continued from Page 1)  Gibsons quake recalled  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, SIMPLICITY PATTERNS  0. C. DOUGLAS VARIETY & PAINTS  McCall's Patterns, Laces, Remnants & Singer. Supplies  Sunnycrest Plaza. Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-2615  .:;;':'T_UHU''SII0I9E.:  FOR YOUR YARDGOODS ��� Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-9331  through   higher   tatfes,    higher  A) 21; B) 20.5;  C) 17.8; D. 7.1;  O 12.2.  23. Was Canada justified in  refusing to accept the jurisdiction of the International Court  of Justice when it 'imposed a  Pollution Control Zone in the  Arctic? Y 76.8; N 4.1; O 14.8;  X 0.6.  24. Should headland to headland baselines be drawn to cordon off great areas of coastal -  waters for exclusive use of our  fishermen? Y 82.2; N 5.8; O 7.9;  X 0.8.  25. Should Canada claim sovereignty over all waters of the  continental shelf? Y 70.9; N 12.2;  O 13.4: X 0.6.  26. In view of the two foregoing questions, should Canada  proceed to do these things if  there is a real risk of international opinion and pressure forcing us back to a position where  we hold less sovereignty over  the coastal waters than we do  now? Y 48; N 27; O 14.8; X 0.6.  27. Was Canada right in reducing its NATO forces? Y 66.1;  N 18; O 11.8; N/a 4.1.  28. Was Canada right in its  decision to recognize Maoist gov  ernment of China? Y 78.1; N 12.6  O 5.9;  X 0.6.  29. Should Canada become  part of the United States: Y 3.3;  N 93.3; O 1; X 0.7.  30. Should Canada form trade  policies which reduce our dependence on the United States?  Y 82.8; N 9.5; O 4.6; X 0.6.  31. The biggest and most immediate problem facing the nation today is: a) Inflation; b)  Unemployment; c) Threat of  war; d) Threat of social unrest,  riots, etc; e) Threat of the separation of Quebec from the rest  of Canada; f). Threat of separation of the West from the rest  of Canada; g) Loss of our overseas markets; h) foreign domination; i) Decay of society,  drugs, etc.;  j) Other.  A) 20.5; B) 39.2; C) 2.8; D) 17.1;  E) 3.4; F) 1.9; G) 8.1; H) 21v9;  I) 25.7; Others 4.  (Among 'Others' written in  were: pollution, development, '  overpopulation, commiunism, socialism; fascism, ^ housing;' *|toir-' ���*, t  eighers, welfare, in the order  named, and a variety of other  problems which rated one vote  each.)  Animals Act  fo be changed  Bill No. 25, an act to amend  the Animals Act, now before the  legislature in the name of the  minister of agriculture, will allow a peace officer to kill a dog  running in a pack. It also says  a person may kill a dog in the  act of attacking or savagely pursuing a person, providing it is  not' a dog under control Of a  peace officer.  .  A peace officer can also apply  to a judge of the provincial court  for an order.authorizing him to  kill a dog and the judge may  make such an order if he is satisfied there is reasonable  grounds to believe the dog is  likeily to cause injury to a person.  These amendments do not become effective until passed by  the legislature.  Co-op meeting  Elphinstone  Co-Operative  So-    "^  ���eiety at its annual meeting Wednesday night of last week reelected  two- retiring   directors,  Fred Holland and Eric Inglis.  Under the . cha_Mnans_(ifp of  Mr. Holland the audience of 27  learned that the financial profit  for the year was below that of  the previous year, due to the  strike situation and general economic trends. Funds in the  profit bracket will be used to reduce the mortgage on the Co-op  property.  GOD SAVE^THE QUEEN  Canadian Hotel and Restaurant business magazine carried  this fare comment in its current  issue: In a London, England,  meat market there's a sign over  one store that reads: We are  sausage purveyors to Her Majesty the Queen. On a delicatessen shop across the way, another  sign reads: God save the Queen.  Even as after-shocks of the  disasterous Feb. 9 California  quake, that spread death and  destruction through Los Angeles and the San Fernando Valley continue to plague the residents of that area, Frank and  Jean Wyngaert recall a terrifying event that occurred in Gibsons on an unseasonably hot and  humid Sunday in early June,  1939.  As Frank tells it, it happened  around noon. He had just come  up the hill from the village  where he operated what is now  the Village Store.  Seated in the living room of  his present home on the Wyngaert family farm, Frank suddenly noticed the range boiler  in the kitchen acting up in a  most peculiar manner. Without  warning it conwnenced swaying  from side to side, like the er  ratic upside-down pendulum of  a giant grandfather clock.  He sat rooted for a long scar-  ey moment ��� Earthquake!  Fighting down a sick, dizzy  feeling, he called his wife from  the bedroom and together they  made their uncertain way outdoors. Outside the house Frank  and Jean hung on to each other  trying to maintain a precarious  balance as they swayed from  one foot to the other. The ground  (beneath their feet undulated like  the heaving floor of. a carnival  crazy house.  Thoughts of the San Francisco  earthquake of 1906 flashed  through their minds as they expected a gaping crevasse to  open and swallow them up!  Close at hand the fish pond  sloshed waves of water and goldfish over its brim. Out through  the   orchard,   near   the   barn,  Frank saw his father, a poultry  raiser, drenched to the skin and  seated on an overturned barrow  moping his brow in a dazed  mechanical way. Nearby the  open manhole of a cistern where  he had been drawing water for  the stock, shot geysers of water  six feet in the air.  Just as suddenly as it came,  it was over. The three-minute  earthquake as it casme to be  known, subsided, leaving in its  wake cracked foundations and  more than 50 toppled chimneys  from Port Mellon to Powell River, including a partly demolished chimney at the odd Corlett  place up from Marine Drive.  Recalling their reactions on  that Sunday in June, Frank re-,  members it as if it were just yesterday, the chilling sense of fear  that came over both of them;  not felt so much at the actual  time of the quake, but later. The  delayed shock that comes with  the aftermath really 'grips you,  Frank said.  CABLE VISION  LOOKS BETTER  BEFORE  After  Have A BETTER LOOK wilh  COAST CABLE VISION  885-2444  FOR YOUR CLUB  To All Sports Groups-,  Oganizations and Clubs on the  Sunshine Coast  The SUNSHINE COAST LIONS CLUB are again sponsoring the  Annual Community Birthday Calendar  and Salesmen are required  For each calendar your organization can sell the Lions will donate  $ 1.00 towards your activities  Applications must be submitted to the Lions by March 12  and your sales blitz completed by March 26  For further details please contact  any of the following Lions members:  Joe Benner ��� 5-2058 Frode Jorgensen ��� 5-2027  Jack Nelson ��� 5-9630     Bob Scales ��� 5-2221  Neil Campbell ��� 5-2335   Pete Smith ��� 5-9463 6      Coast News, Feb. 24, 1971.  Senior Citizens h0'M^��^^Hn^s_  COAST NEWS WANT ADS ARE REAL SALESMEN  NEVENS RADIO & TV  DEALER  FOR  PHILIPS  ZENITH  FLEETWOOD  ADMIRAL  RUGS & FURNITURE  SALES & SERVICE  To aD Mates  Phone 886-2280  nil urn mum  ANGLICAN  St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons  9 a.m., 4th and 5th Sunday  Holy Communion  11 a.m., Sunday-school  11:15 aini.; iMt Mel 3M SHMay&  Holy Communion  2nd and 5th Sundays, Mattins  4th Sunday, Family Service  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  9:30 a.m., 2nd Sunday  Holy Communion  2:30 p.m., 1st, 3rd & 5th Sunday  Evensong  4th Sunday, Family Service  UNITED  Gibsons United Church  11:15 a.m., Divine Service  9:30 a.m., Wilson Creek  2:30 p.m., Roberts Creek  PORT MELLON  1st, 3rd and 5th Sundays  9:15 a.m, Rev. R. D. Morgan  2nd and 4th Sundays  7:30 p.m., Rev. Jim Williamson.  BAPTIST  CALVARY BAPTIST  Pastor Robt. Allaby, 886-2932  Park Rd., Gibsons  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  Evening Service 7 p.m.  BETHEL BAPTIST  Mermaid and Trail, Sechelt  Sunday School, 10 a.m.  11:15 a.m., Worship Service  GIBSONS PENTECOSTAL  Member P.A.6.C.  886-9970  Highway and Martin Road  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  Morning Worship 11 a.m.  Evening Service 7:00 p.m.  Wed., Bible Study & Prayer  7:30* R.rii.  Fri., Family Night Service  Rev. B. J. Witt  GLAD TIDINGS  Gower^oint Road  Sunday School, 10 a_m.  Morning Worship, 11 ajn.  WITH CHOIR AND SPECIALS  EVENING SERVICE, 7 p.m.  Teftti___S.fr and Exhortation  Tuesday     v Service 7:00  With one* a montxi Special  Evangelistic Service  Sechelt Senior Citizens' association plans to form a choral  group and if you are inclined towards choral work phone 885-  9772 for further information. The  branch concludes its monthly  meetings with some form of entertainment arid formation of a  group for choral singing would  help.  There were 85 members at the  Feb. 18 meeting in Sechelt's Legion hall who were greetd at the  door by Mrs. J. Gibson and Mrs.  Olive Porte. With Mrs. Madge  Hansen in the chair new members were welcomed arid birthday   greetings   and   gifts   were  ISABEL  WRITES:  The recent edition bi Sritish  Columbia Facts and Statistics  makes for interesting arid informative reading. This handy-sized  booklet presents factual and statistical information relating to  the economic growth which has  taken place during the past decade.  The publication points out  such interesting facts as:  The province's area exceeds  that of Calilfornia, Oregon and  Washington combined.  Over one-half of British Col-  umibias' population resides in  Metropolitan Vancouver and Victoria.  Forty percent of British Columbia's elementary school enrolment enter ipost-secondary  education.  British Columbia produces  nearly 70 percent of all lumber  manufactured in Canada.  Since the commencement of  mining in British Columbia, over  40 percent of the total value has  been produced within the last  decade.  The generation of electric  power has doubled in the past  10 years.  There are 7.4 million acres of  provinciai and national parks in  British Columbia.  Almost 50 percent of the value  of manufacturing is accounted  for by wood and paper prdQucts.  Over 60 percent of British Columbia's production (excluding  construction) is sold in foreign  markets1.  The pub-ication is a valuable  reference source and is popular  with a wide range of users including teachers and students,  administrators arid busihess-iieh,  journalists and reporters, as well  as the general public at home  and abroad.  Free copies are now available  upon request from the Department of Industrial DeveJippment,  Trade and Commerce, Parliament Buildings, Victoria.  NOTICE  24th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING  of the Pender Harbour Credit Union  LOW) JIM'S LODGE  Friday, March 5 - 8:00 p.m.  DINNER AT 6:30 p.m.  Dinner Tickets Available at Office  Are You Fed Up  with the poor g-overnment we are getting  on the Provincial and Federal level!  The Sunshine Coast N.D.P. Club is how in its annual  Membership Drive  For information contact Mrs. Norah Hill, 886-9981  during the' day  In the evenings contact Don Horsman, 886-2596  or Ken Barker, 886-2405  presented to Canon Greene, Harry Hansen and Mrs. T. Marstin.  The door prize winner was Miss  Emma Edmunds.  Members interested in obtaining copies of the publication Elder Statesman, a paper devoted  to the elderly citizens probl-ems',  can do so through the secretary,  Miss Adele deLange.  Resolutions for the June  Prince George convention must  be in the hands of the executive  foi* consideration by the end of  tins month. Plans are underway  for the making tip of a group to  attend the convention.  A suggestion box has been  made available for members to  use arid a number oif copies of  the revised association coristitu-  tioji are now on- sale. A large  coffee percolator has been donated to the branch by the now  disbanded Sechelt square dance  group through Mrs. Lil McCourt,  for which riHembers are grateful.  Entertainment which followed  the business session included  Mrs. Blanche McCrady and her  Hawaiian guitar with Mrs. Ruby  Hatcher at the piano; Dave  Hayward accompanist in solos  and Charles Brookman with his  recitation On The Rio Grande.  Mrs. Dorothy Stockwell, program director wants to uncover  new entertainment talent and  seeks names of members who  are capable of performing.  The next meeting will be held  on March 18.  nel, June 16, 17 and 18.  At the Monday, March 15  meeting, Branch 38 will be celebrating its 13th birthday with a  party. Members who live in and  around the foUowing areas, and  would like transportation to the  meetings, please contact Mrs.  Wm. Warrne, Hillcrest Ave., ph.  886-2762; Mr. E. Reitze, North  Road, ph. 886-9302 and Mr. G.  Follows, Hillcrest Rve., ph. 886-  2976.  The meeting was followed with  Mr. E. Reitze entertaining on  the guitar arid mouth organ, and  Mrs. McDonald at the piano, finishing with refreshments, when  members had the opportunity to  view the paintings of a talented  artist arid member of Branch 38,  Mr. L. D. MacLareri, a member  of the Federation of Canadian  Artists now living in Gibsons.  The meetings in March are, social, Monday, March 1, and regular with the birthday party,  Monday, March 15, both at 2  p.m. at the Health Centre, Gibsons.  PASSES MUSIC EXAM  Miss Susan Lawson, daughter  of Mr. and Mrs. John Lawson of  Gower Point, Gibsons, has been  advised that she passed her recent Grade 2 piano examination  with first class honors. The examinations were held in Vancouver last month by the Royal Conservatory of Music of Toronto.  I1  J  Gibsons Athletic Assn.  AnBiTIOK ALL PARENTS  interested in LITTLE LEAGUE and BRONCO Baseball  There win be a  General Meeting  for al! at WILSON CRSK HAU  7:30 p.m., Sunday Feb. 28  For additional information Call Len Ellis, 886-2134  &  At the opening of the February 15 meeting of Branch 38,  O.A.P.O. in the Health Centre,  Gibsons, with 48 members present, the president asked all to  stand in silence in respect of  Charles Heino, an old timer Of  the district, and Mrs. Myrtle  Moore, who was 95 years.  The minutes of the last meeting were read and approved,  also minutes of the Provincial  Board, who sent best wishes for  the new year. The 1971 OAPO  convention will be held in Ques-  PETE'S UPHOLSTERY  CARS AND FURNITURE  Very Reasonable  CALL AND SEE US  Mason Road, Sechelt  Peter Rhodes  Ph. 885-9831  C  0  A  S  T  A  L  TIRES ARE OUR BUSINESS  DUNLOP GOLD SEAL SPEEDfull 4 ply Nylon, Top of the line, One of the Best  full Range of Sizes ��� B78 x 14 $23-98     H78 x 15 $28.98  W/W ��� $2.00 Extra  NO Retreadable Trade-ins Neeted ��� Installation Included  DUKL0P GOLD CUP Full 4 ply Nylon, Not a 2nd but a firsUhie Tire  Full Range of Sizes-6.50 x 13 $19.98     8-55 x 15 $25.98  W/fU $2.00 Extra  NO Retreadable Trade-ins Needed ��� Installation Included  DUNLOP GOLD SEAL 3-RIB 6 Ply, First Line, Top of the Line, One of foe  Finest in its Field  6.70 x 15  $30.95  7.00 x 157  6.50 x 16  $31.95  7.50x16  $44.46  8 ply  $46.95  7.00x16  c  o  A  S  T  A  L  ��*&.**��''"  INSTALLATION INCLUDED  REMEMBER,- One Stop Service is Our Business  SATISFACTION GUARANTEED  Watch for our "MAD" Sheet  Agents for DQNL0P. GOODYEAR, &.F. GOODRICH and FIRESTONE  SHORT ON CASH! USE YOUR CHARGEX  SUNSHINE COAST HIGHWAY ��� PHONE 886-2700  T  I  R  E  S  -_--IC->, y'-'Vu.v-.f ���'������--_.    .?;-'-*���-.  mm  mm SUNSHINE COAST  Coast News, Feb. 24, 1971.  G&W DRYWALL  Experienced Drywall  Acoustic & Textured Ceilings  FREE ESTIMATES  FAST SERVICE  Phone 884 5315  SUNSHINE COAST TRAILER PARK  1 Mile west of Gibsons Hiway  Laundromat  Extra Large Lots  And Recreation Area  Parklike Setting  Phone 886-9826  JOHNSON'S BINDING  MAIMTHWHCE  Floors ��� Rugs  .       Window Cleaning  Interior  &  Exterior  Decorating  Specializing in  Paperhanging  Ph. 885-9715 after 5 p.m.  P.O. Box 642, Sechelt  SECHELT TOWING & SALVAGE  LTD.  SCOWS ��� LOGS  Heavy Equipment Moving  & Log Towing  ,    Phone 885-9425  SEASIDE PLUMBING  FREE   ESTIMATES  A   COMPLETE  PLUMBING  Phone 886-7017 or 886-2848  SHOP  ON  WHEELS  RAY NEWMAN PLUMBING  SALES & SERVICE  Hot Water Heating  Building & Alterations  Davis Bay Rd., R.R.1,  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2116  %        lASELLASHQP  J| Ladies ��� Mens-��� Children*.  >-Wear ��� Yard Goods ���.--- Wool  and Staples ��� Bedding  Linens  rDial 885-9331 Sechelt, B.C.  '���',  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  SIMELECrWC Lfd.  ELECTRICAL   CONTRACTORS  Sechelt ��� Phone 885-2062  At the Sign of the Chevron  HUTS MACH WE SHOP  & MARINE SKVICE Lfd.  Machine  Shop  Arc & Acty Welting  Steel   Fabricating  Marine Ways  Automotive & Marine Repairs  Standard Marine Station  Phone 886-7721  Res.  886-9956  NEED TIRES?  Come in to  COASTAL TIRES  at the S-BENDS on  Highway 101  Phone 886-2700  c & s  HARDWARE  4  APPLIANCES  Sechelt ��� 885-9713  SECHELT CHAIN SAW CENTRE  "���> LTD.  SALES  &   SERVICE  Chain Saws ��� Outboards  Boats -���Marine Supplies  Sechelt 885-9626  UPHOLSTERY  HAL & MAY AUBIN  Samples brought to your home  Livingroom furniture a specialty  Phone 885-9575  STUCCO  NEW OR OLD HOUSES  MASONRY  GAMBIER CONSTRUCTION  FRANK FRIT&CH  886-9505, Box 522, Gibsons  GIBSONS MARINE SERVICE Ud.  at ESSO MARINE  Boat Hauling  Gas, Diesel Repairs, Welding  EVINRUDE SALES  O.M.C. Parts and Service  Phone 886-7411        ���  EARL'S COVE RESTAUR AWT  883-2747  Specializing in Home Cooking  Canadian and European Dishes  A GREAT PLACE TO EAT  Open All Winter  9 a.m. - Last Ferry  Mary and Joe Fraser  -������-���������������i__���������_������-_���_-_�����  BULLDOZING  VERNON & SON  LAND CLEARING  LOGGING EXCAVATING  ROAD   BUILDING  Free Estimates  Service and Satisfaction  Guaranteed  Phone 886-2887 or 886-2894  FOR  Cycle Sales and Service  ,._���   ���^xJ:.::~'$EE-::  '"'&  ON THE WHARF  ALL MODELS AVAILABLE  ROBERTS CREEK DRY WALL  Taping and Filling by hand  and Machine  Spray-ex Sparkle Ceilings  Free Estimates at any time  GOOD SERVICE  Phone 886 7193  Phone 886-2808  TWIN CREEK LUMBBt  & BUILDING SUPPLIES Lfd.  Everything for yqur building  needs  Free estimates  LAND  SURVEYING  ROY&WAGENAAR  SURVEYS  1525 Robson St.  Vancouver 5 Ph. 681-9142  Zenith 6430  Sechelt 885-2332  a  Serving Sunshine Coast  All types of heating  ana hot water  installations and service  Call JACK CURRIE  Phone 886-7380  RICHARD F. KENNETT  NOTARY PUBLIC  Ph. 886-2481  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  Gibsons  We pay highest cash prices  for furniture  2nd hand items of all kinds  THE RENTAL SHOP'S  Second Hand Store  885-2848, 24 Hour Service  ACTON ELECTRIC LTD.  RESIDENTIAL  INDUSTRIAL  MARINE WIRING  ELECTRIC HEAT  LINE WORK  886-7244  CANADIAN PROPANE  Serving the Sunshine Coast  with reliable and economical  Cooking, Heating and Hot Water  FREE ESTIMATES  Box 684,  Sechelt  Phone 885-2360  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  Mileage is Our Business  at  Gibsons SHELL Service  ��� Top   Quality   Shell   products  ��� Lubrication and Oil  Changes  ��� Complete Motor Tuneup  ��� Complete Brake Service  ��� Tire Sales & Service  ��� Muffler Repairs  ��� General Maintenance  ��� Complete    Auto   Accessories  ��� All Work by Experienced Personnel  ��� Automobile  Assoc.  Emergency -Service  24-HOUR TOWING SERVICE  GIBSONS SHELL SERVICE  Phone 886-2572  Emergency 886-9390  MACK'S WJRSRY  Sunshine Coast Highway  Shrubs,  Fruit Trees, Plants  Landscaping,  Pruning Trees  Peat Moss & Fertilizer  Licensed for Pesticide Spraying  Phone  886-2684  OPTOMETRIST  FRANK E- DECKER  BAL BLOCK ��� GIBSONS  WEDNESDAY  FOR APPOINTMENTS  886-2248  HOWE SOUND  JANITOR SERVICE  Specialists in -Cleaning  Floor Waxing,  Spray Buffing  and Window Cleaning  Reasonable Rates  Ken C. Strange       Ph. 886-7131  LEN WRAY'S TRANSFER Ltd.  Household Moving & Storage  Complete Packing  Packing Materials for-Sale  7 Member Allied Van Lines  Phone 886-2664 ��� R.R-1 Gibsons  L & H SWANSON LTD.  READY-MIX CONCRETE  Sand arid. Gravel  BACKHOES  Ditching - Excavations  Office in Benner Block  885-9666, Box 172, Sechelt, B.C.  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Everything   for   your   building  needs ':.  ;���_   r Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2283    *  PRECAST C0NCRET5  SEPTIC TANKS INSTALLED  -Government Approved  Free- Estimates  Excavations ���- Drainage  Waterlines, etc.  Business Phone 886-2231  Home phone 886-2171  PARKIHSON'S HEATING Ud.  Gibsons  .;_,'   tESSO OIL FURNACE  *N6 Down Payment ��� Bank Int.  7    Ten Years to Pay  Complete line of Appliances  for Free Estimates call 886-2728  BUL McPHEDRAN  Electrical Contractor  Free Estimates  886-7477  EXPERT REPAIRS  TO  ��� AUTOMATIC WASHERS  ��� AUTOMATIC  DRYERS  ��� DISHWASHERS  Factory Trained on all Makes  also  VACUUM CLEANERS  NUTS   &   BOLTS  Ph  886-2838  M/T C0HSIWKTI0H        mm^ WUMBBW  HEATING 4 SUPPLIES  ���S3P3a��  GENERAL &  ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS  On the Sunshine Coast  Wke Thomas ��� 886-7495  Write Rpjf 7p9,  Gibsons, B.C.  On Sechelt Highway & Pratt Rd.  SALES & SERVICE  Port Mellon ��� Pender Harbour  Free Estimates  Phone 886-9533  VILLAGE STORE  GIBSONS  Phone 886-7460  Always a fresh stock of  Groceries, Meats, Confectionery  SHOP FROM 10 fo 10  7 DAYS A WEEK  SMITE BULLDOZING Ltd.  * LAND CLEARING  * ROAD BUILDING  * CRANE and GRADER  SERVICE  Phone 886-2357  GRAY'S AUTOMOTIVE  Specializing In Motor Tuneup  Carburetors, Alternators  Generators  Wheel Alignment & Balancing  101 Sunshine Coast Highway  Phone 886-2584  TRAIL BAY ENTERPRISES  Appliance Repair Service  JOHN BUNYAN  Davis Bay 885-9318  PENINSULA STUCCO  ���iDRYWALl  All kinds of Cement Work  Phone Albert Ronnberg 886-2996  KB WELDING  PORTABLE  Phone 886-7042  Serving the Sunshine Coast  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  ���=r-_--"v<"' - ^  -  SECOND KEN HAMILTON Of Ron Northcott's Alberta rink, finishes his delivery during a crucial moment in the recent CBC Championship Curling Tournament at Toronto's1 North York Centennial  Centre. The championship matches are telecast in color on the  CBC-TV network Saturdays at 2 p.m.  Point of law  (By  a   Practicing Lawyer)  It is the intention in these articles to advise not only on matters of obvious practical concern to the businessman, and the  man on the street, but also to  discuss some of the more grave  and weighty matters in our legal  system that sooner or later affect everyone in Canada. This  week we compare the U.S. and  Canadian Supreme Courts.  The most striking difference is  the question of precedent. The  doctrine of 'precedent is deeply  rooted in both Canadian and U.S.  law and indeed throughout the  world where the English common law system endures, that is  today in all English speaking  countries, and also all former  British colonies.  The rules of precedent require  that a court must decide a case  in accordance with the way the  courts have decided, cases with  similar sets of facts in the past.  The older the case and the Higher the court that decided the  question, the more firmly embedded and enshrined a place it  finds in our system of justice.  The Canadian Supreme Court  is bound by itself ���that is it  must, in general, follow its own  past decisions. One reason for  this is that it is felt that if the  law is to be changed on a matter that is so important that the  Supreme Court has ruled on it,  this should be done by bur elected representatives (parliament) alone. The U.S. Supreme  Court does not bind itself and it  may change the law to the extent of overruling previous cases decided by it (or any lower  court) at any time.  Moreover the U.S. Supreme  Court does not have to decide  cases by any set legal principle  A. andD.  BUILDING CONTRACTORS  Roberts Creek  Phone 886-9825  I0m0*0*0*0*0m0*0*0*0*0*0*0*0*0*0*0*0^***^0*0*0*0*0*0*0*^.'  WATER SURVEY SERVICES  EXPERT BLASTING  Free Estimates  885-2304 886-2945  HOWE SOUND  PARCEL DELIVERY SERVICE  Fully Bonded and Licensed  Dial-a-Boftle Delivery  During Liquor Store Hours  only  886-7131  886-2231  Serving the Sunshine Coast  As close as your phone  Real estate operators are finding use of our Xerox machine a  valuable asset in the copying of  map locations.  COAST NEWS  Ph. 886-2622  (Copyright)  but may entertain and approve  any arguments, and initiate new  sociological trends as it wishes.  This court has been much criticized in the U.S. of late for (being an appointed body) usurping  the powers of Congress which of  course is an elected body and  presumably more representative  of the wishes of the people as a  whole.  The U.S. Supreme Court is  more of a political body. They  are often expected by the president to interpret legislation in  accordance with his plans.  The membership is different  also. Almost all Canadian Supreme Court judges have been  practicing lawyers. Many of the  corresponding UJ5. judges were  formerly law professors and  hence more apt to view problems from an ideological point  of view. There is,some, tendency  of late in Canada also towarcjs  the appointment of academics to  the bench of our Supreme Court.  NO GENERATION GAP  John Risbey and family of  Sechelt were among the participants at the three day convention of Jehovah's Witnesses ^it  Vincent Massey Auditorium,  New Westminster, this past  weekend. Family togetherness,  says Risbey, including regular  examination of the Bible was  tenor of Saturday night session.  Peak attendance was 1906.  You can order  them at the  COAST NEWS  Scratch Pads  Rubber Stamp;  Rubber Stamp Pads  Counter Cheque Books  Acco Fasteners  Time Books  Record Books  Receipt Books  Theatre Tickets  Typing Paper  Envelopes  File Folders  Carbon Paper  Columnar Sheets  Mimeograph Paper  Statement Pads  Adding Machine Rolls  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-2622 BOW L IN G  E & M BOWLADROME  High scores for the week:  Pat Edwards 269, jfiwen Havies  256. Don MacKay ?��S5, Kris Jo-  seiphson 301, Bill Ayfes 298, Eric  May 283.  Gibsons A: Pat Prest 232, Dunstan Camp-bell 610, Kris Joseph-  '������'���'���':���  ^^��MM____H^BnkL_,  '..    .���'"'x��Ss>;S  for Real Estate on the  K. CROSBY  Sunshine Coast  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  Gibsons ��� 886-2481  son 665 (301), Bill Ayres 675  (298), Gene Yafeldnski 613, Bob  Bjornson 628, Eric May 633 (283)  Freeman Reynolds 692 (254), Pat  Edwards 269.  Teachers: Don MacKay 683  (335).  Thurs. Nite: Kris Josephson  676 (266), Buzz Graham 691,  Gwen Havies 256, Hugh Inglis  643, Art Holden 686 .(270, 260),  Doreen Myslicki 246.  Juniors (2 games): John Sleep  306 (152, 154), Elin Vedoy 363  (213, 150), John Volen 303 (161),  Jackie Inglis 290 (153), Rick Delong 264, Randi Hansen 298 (172)  Brent Lineker 328 (183), Mark  Wednhandl 290 (156), Brad Quarry 334 (164, 170), Alasdair Irvine  331 (223), Leonard Green 271  (165), Bruce Green 338 (201),  Stephen Charlesworth 358 (179,  179), Louise MacKay 285 (151),  Susan Baker 279, (163), Mike  Hansen 379 (184,195).  Odd Fellows meet Grand Master  Robert Anderson, grand master of B.C.'s Grand Lodge, Independent Order of Odd Fellows  made his official visit to Sunshine Coast Lodge 76 on Thursday, Feb. 11 during his 32nd tour  of provincial lodges.  Preceding the meeting a s_no*r-  gaisbord, preipard by the Past  Noble Grand's c_u!b oif Sunshine  Rebeka__. Lodge 82 was served  at High-Croft, home of Mr. and  Mrs. T. I. B. Smith. The grand  master complimented the sisters for their fine smorgasbord:  and commended both the sisters,  and brothers for the splendid cooperation between them.  Noble Grand! Earl Bingley welcomed the guests after the district deputy grand master introduced Grand Master Anderson,  Deputy Grand Master James  Miller, Past Grand M__ste^  James McLean, Past Grand Patriarch Milt Dances and Noble  Grand Ed Pedertson of Royai;  City No. 3.      .*>-������'7.*.;.:-:  Visit-rag brothers came from  Seaside Lodge 369, Santa Monica, "Cailtf.;'''.li-o^>:Cilyv-.JJ:o/ 3,  New Westminster; North Burnaby No. 37 and Park 66 of Burnaby; Hastings No. 87 Fairview  No.. 19, Keraiisdale No. 31 and  Little Mountain No. 60.  In his address Brother Anderson spoke on the work of the order, the White Rock, camp for  children, bursaries/eye research  residence in Surrey, UN Pilgrimage for Youth arid senior  citizens' homes now under construction in Kingsway in Vancouver. 7-7-.7  nn a�� Makara    Breakfast Group hear speaker  An enthusiastic, crowd of over  120 persons were entertained last  Saturday by local performers  and London Records recording  artist Alan Moberg at Makara.  . Local performers were Graham Edney, Waldo and Ann  Dahl, Mike Willis and the Gibsons Landing Classical Ensemble and Jug Band.  Continuance of Makara in the  United Church again this summer as well as a folk night to  be held in early April is likely.  The annual fellowship meeting  of Gibsons Breakfast group was  held at the Anglican Hall Feb. 19  at which the film Beyond These  Skies was shown. A soul-stirring  story was da-awn in which some  young people who had not known  the way of Christ were brought  to a vital understanding of a  personal acceptance of Jesus  Christ.  In Court  AREA E Residents  (Defined as from Gibsons; Village western boundary, along,  the Highway to Seaview Cemetery, thence to the water line)  The next meeting of  West Gibsons Heights Ratepayers Association  Will be held  Thursday. Feb. 25 af 8 p.m.  in the LePage Home, Pratt Road  AU on R.R. 1 and R.R. 2 inside the above boundaries are  urged to attend. Area problems will be discussed.  ���>S>_3  Change of Hours  ���r- ; ; ',,'".' ���  EFFECTIVE MARCH  Gibsons Building Supplies Ltd.  Twin Creek Lumber &  Building Supplies Ltd.  MONDAY through SATURDAY  8 a.m. ������ 5 p.m.  Dean Alexander Hobson, Gibsons, charged under the Govern-  , ment Harbours and Piers Act  for failing to obey the instructions of the wharfinger was fined $25.  Gregory Lemkey, Gibsons, was  fined $250 or 30 days for operating a motor vehicle without  -valid insurance.  Thoimas Ernest Fossett was  charged as being the registered  owner of a motor vehicle without  valid insurance and he was fined.$250.  Bruce Darby Corlett, Gibsons-,  was fined $25 for driving a motor vehicle without a subsisting  drivel's licence. Corlett was involved in a motor vehicle accident at Brian's Drive-In.  Victor Walter Scott of Gibsons  was fined $25 for operating a defective motor vehicle.  George Howard Lee of Gibsons  appeared on Feb. 15 in Vancouver County Court on a charge of  indecent assault on a female  and entered a plea of guilty. This  offence occurred last July 15  on a sailboat at the government  wharf in Gibsons, and involved  an 11 year old girl. A preliminary hearing was held last July  25 and Lee was commatted for  trial. The case has been remanded until March 26 for sentence.  Your bike here?  Five bikes are awaiting claimants at the RCMP office in Gibsons.  There is  one girl's bike,  Husky   make,   blue   and  white \  with a purple seat with raised;  handlebars.  The four boy's Ibikes include  a red model Garry bike; another  has a black frame, chrome fenders, black and white seat, white ;  handle grips and 26 inch wheels.  The other two are a red frame  with white fenders, red and.  white seat, white handle grips  and 28 inch wheels; a small size  red frame, white fenders1, black  handle grips with 20 inch wheels.  This was followed by a deeply moving address by Mr. Ed  Dennison, a missibner from Seattle and member of the Seattle  Breakfast; group. He presented  Christ very forcibly and was  ably assisted by a friend ���musician and singer who gave beautiful rendering of spiritual songs'���".  and accompaniment ort the piano  A full picture of the .purpose  of the Breakfast -Group in Gibsons was given and directed to  businessmen- /and Mothers to expose themselves to a practical  authentic workable arid answer  producing to the problems which  may confront them and to try  out an interestinig and exciting  way of the Ohristian Life. 7  ,  8       Coast News, Feb. 24, 1971.  SOCCER  Feb. 20 in Vancouver:  Burdett  Beavers 2  Timbermen 0  Lonsdale Lumbermen 4  Residential Totems 2  ' West Van Blue Devils .2  Gibsons Legion 1^0  (corners after extra time)  Played in Gibsons  Teemen 0  West Van Spurways 2   7  Feb. 21:  Division 7:  Chessmen 0  Teemen 2  Shop Easy 0*  Residential Warriors 9  Kenmac Bombers 1  Local 297 3  Division 6:  Roberts Creek   7 0  Madeira Park 4  Division 5: ,  T*niibermen    . 4  Residential Braves 0  Division 3:  Gibsons Legion 1  . Residential Totems 0  CANE MISLAID  Someone left a walking cane  at the. post - office Monday. It  can ibe picked up at the Coast  News office.      ^  DOUBLE EAGLE  CHRYSLER INBOARD  BOAT HAULING  BOAT  _- MOTOR  REPAIRS  6IBS0NS  MARINE SERVICE  AT ESSO MARINE  Phone 886-7411  Used furniture or what  7 -have.yon>;7  lr WE BUY BEER  BOTTLES  AL'S US�� FURNITURE  I Gibsons 7��� 886-28121  Walt Nygren Sales 1971 Ltd.  Clearance Sale  FEB25.26&27  AJS0RTH) PAIM15, TOYS, WBTfiRH GEAR  HEAD 01= THE WHARF, GIBSONS  Phone 886-9303  <���>,  ' -:/". , -  mmmmmtmm  ,    /' ' ,     -5  **>-'_'..  ����//'  ..    .. ���    ���   "'������������v"tf>uff ,-%*, &'r��'&$'tl?, ',  '<h&<XX'''tAU,  --���'<*������<,     ,,-   , "X X^'44^X���-;;^ %  Mmmgmm^wfiW&mt mmimmmtimfcrtrlrmmmmm ]  ���:^;^:^xxxx- Y*>  y>'it,;',*', ,     -<  ���<!&'''s'&i,>'' "'y   ���*  '>',>������  Sunnycrest Plaza Phone 886-7213

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