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 Provincial Library,  Victoria* B, C.  The  ?*3__  Published at Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 886-2622  Volume 24  Number 17, April 28, 1971  10c per copy  Fire season Douglas Hospital  starts May 1 society  Forest fire season officially ar- J  Forest iire season officially arrives in British Columbia Sat.,  May 1 with stricter regulations  for open   campfires.  According  to the Forest Services' chief  l-roteictiion officer, W. Cy Phillips, a considerable number of  last year's record 4003 forest  fires started from abandoned  campfires and several were very  costly.  To curb the danger, outlets for  caimpfire permits have been  greatly reduced. They will include all forest ranger and forest  district offices, the protection division off ice' in Victoria, and  oniy such other agencies as may  be required to adequately serve  the public.  Permits will be valid only  within the forest district in  Which they were issued. They  can be obtained in Gibsons and  Sechelt at Municipal halls.  : The effective term of each  permit will be specified to meet  the needs of the applicant and  7 not necessarily for the* full season, to the end of October.  Subdivision for  W. Porpoise Bay  A subdivision plan involving  23 plots in West Porpoise Bay  property being developed by Aid  Ted Osborne was approved by  Sechelt's ������council'-at,, last week's  , meeting with Aid. Osborne sit-:,  -ting back,from the council table;  as a spectator only. Aid. Os*  borne was therefore unable to  vote on his own proposal. Aid.  Joe Benner was absent.  Aid. Osborne said he had / envisaged a completed development of 103 -k>ts. and intimated  that when 20 of the 23 lots had  been sold he proposed to go  ahead with; paving the road  through it.  Oh the subject of paving council proposed to spend. $2,000  there this year. It was first su__v  gested that this be raised to  84,000 by omitting $2,000 set  aside for waterfront" improvement. However council decided  to leave the West Porpoise Bay  figure at $2,000 and go ahead  with waterfront improvement.  Big bottle drive  A massive bottle drive campaign is planned for Friday, April 30, The government of Eliphin*-  stone Secondary school has \or-  ganized a program to cover the  area from Park Arve. to the  Langdafe Elementary school.  The total area covered has  been sectioned into 11 districts  five in Gibsons and six rural in-  : eluding Roberts Creek, Gower  Point and Pratt Rd,"Granthams,  Hopkins, Langdale and No*rth  and Reed Roads:  Proceeds from' this compaign  will1 go towards' various school  projects and travel funds for  next year. For further details  readers are asked to see the ad  : on page eight.  Support for the project would  be appreciated.  Cookie Day!  Saturday, May 1 is Girl Guide  Cookie day. Cookie sales bring  in much needed revenue which  is shared equally among the divisions and the provincial office.  The girls look forward to selling their cookies each year and  it is hoped householders in the  area will Ibe on the lookout.for  the girls in brown and blue on  Saturday between^ 10 a.m. and  noon.  This is everyone's opportunity  at a small cost, to help all the  Guides and Brownies of this  area.  Don Douglas of Gibsons area  was elected president of St.  Mary's Hospital Society at its  annual meeting Monday night in  Sechelt's Legion Hail. Mr. Douglas takes over from Mr. F. J.  Willis who remains a member  of the board.  Eric Hensch, of Sechelt was  named vice-president succeeding Mr. Douglas and Ernest  Booth also of Sechelt was elected treasurer replacing A. J. Rutherford of Halfmoon Bay, who  retired and was presented with  a life membership in the society  for his sejven years of laboring  on behalf of the public for the  betterment of the hospital service.  Trustee elections saw Mr. Rutherford, H. Hubbs andF. H.  Normiriton re-elected and Rolph  Bremer of Pender Harbour, Ron  McSavaney of Roberts Creek  and F. W. Leuchte of Redrooffs  elected to fill vacancies. Mr.  Bremer, Hubbs, Leuchite and  Norminton    were    elected    for  three years and Mr. McSavaney  for two years.  Ernie Booth, the new treasurer reported that assets of the  hospital which were about $30,-  000 in 1960 are now in the region of $2,500,000.  The 1970 financial statesmen t  showed revenue over expenditure amounting to $34,904 on a  budget of $529,500 which was  $56,889 higher, than 1969's budget. Salary and waige increases  amounted to $25,6601  On the operating side, patient  days showed a drop of about  430 but newborn days increased  from 761 in 1969 to 930 in 1970.  The standard ward rate was  raised from $30.60 to $37,75 and  day rate earnings which were  $436,455 in 1969 reached $484,527  in 1970. While there were in-  creases in same expenditures  there* were savings in housekeeping, laundry and direct care'of  patients.. "    ^  Owing to lack of time and  space reports from the.varioiis  sections of the organization will1  be included in next week's paper. -7     < ���-...,  DON DOUGLAS  7 ���   Heads Hospital Society  Wafer  A Kin explanation  Editor: I would-like this let-  terfe published "iii' your next issue  if possible as T . would like.-. to  voice my feelings for the lack  of entertainment our kids have.  When the Kiin-20 was around,  there was a supervised place to  isend .the'-kMs. ,Why���:'���''did:-this or-  ::^niza^onXxgi^0\^^  What" is 'better entertainment  than dancing, besides they like it  and' if it keeps them off the  streets and who knows where  else it's good. Why was such a  good source- of entertainment  abandoned)? I would like to see  another organization like the  Kin-20 start up again. I'm sure  it would be a profitable organization... ''���'���'  ���A CONCERNED PARENT  This unsigned letter deserves  an answer so here is what the  Kinsmen club reports:  The Kin-20 club .was set up by  the Kinsmen under a new section of their constitution which  allows the formation of youth  auxiliaries. In order to operate  under.the name of Kiri-20 there  are certain requirements that  must be maintained. The club  cannot be Officially chartered  with less than 15 members, and  cannot operate indefinitely under the name without an official  charter. The few active members were unable to attract more  members to get their member  ship up high enough to receive  a charter, and the Gibsons Kinsmen regretfylly had to withdraw  their support. 7 7  It should also be pointed out  the supervision of Tfche dances  was the responsibility of the  Kinsmen, who^aire; a small clubi  :so thai;the���'.s-a_iie.rmel_ib(2^��?'..were'  continually called upon to supervise. If you have attended one  of these dances, you will realize  that it-is not the type of music  and dance that appeals to all  adults. Consequently it becomes  more and more difficult to obtain adult supervisors.  The Kinsmen club regrets having to take the step it did, and  it was not .taken without considerable debate within the club.  Mimmiuuuuinittimuuwinuummimiuunirairannmnnmmmi  Correct address  Under the school youth  program of work this summer, information from the  Victoria office of Hon. Isabel  Dawson reports that those  seeking such work should  write to the Accelerated  Parks Program of the Parks  Branch at Victoria. Applicants must be 18 years old  and have completed grade 12  I  Faced   with wells  drying  up  ���soon,  a  delegation for Gibsons  THeights-Reed   Rd.   area   asked  ^Gibsons council for answers to  $heir water problem, as so far  Tthey had nothing;  '���".";-���- Chris Beacon, Jim Waterhouse  :and Clarence Sicotte* were memibers   of   the   delegation.    Are  Iplans-: available?  was Mr..:' Bea,-;  Tcon's question. Clerk David John  ston said discussions had been,  i ||ont^T-ecl^thi:p^e^he^s-hui  i-  there are no actual plans. However, the cost has  been  set at  u $33,000, depending somewhat on  Regional    Board    co-operation.  Aid. Charles Mandelkau said he  expected work would start this  summer and council would not  wait for Regional board co-operation.  Mayor Wally Peterson said the  engineers have looked into Reed  Rd. and- have a coupife of  schemes. The Regional Board  had: been approached for co-operation but it turned1 it over to  its water superintendent to see  if it is financially feasible for  the Regional board to come into  the scheme.  He added that only this morning (Tuesday) the matter was  discussed and it would be safe  to say the village would start at  its end and lay a six inch pipe  and hope the Regional board  will come into the scheme. If the  Regional board declines the village will have to add a plastic  pipe at the other end and pump  water through.  Capital financing for municipalties  (By THE EDITOR)  To indicate the scope of municipal financing the provincial  government in 1969 introduced a  projected five-year municipal  capital expenditure program  Which gave indication of what  municipalities hoped to achieve.  The provincial government found  that for the next five years some  thing like five hundred million  dollars would be required if projected plans were to-be fulfilled.  The government also, found  that five year revenues of municipalities would reach about half  that amount and such revenues  would be absorbed in normal,  operative budigetting. With the  bond market out of reach of municipalities it was decided to organize a Municipal Finance Authority to provide means for financing water, sewer and pollution abatement facilities.  This authority was launched  on April 22, 1970 by representatives of 22 out of 28 regional districts at a meeting in Victoria J  A board of trustees, all municipal men, was appointed.  The legislation provided that  financing for [municipalities  would be arranged by regional  districts, including financing for  towns and villages within the  regional district. The regional  district issues the debentures  then lends the proceeds to the  area requesting such help.  The legislation also provides  that a reserve fund be set up  covering each borrowing on a  broader basis than a town or village. The entire regional district  is involved in the setting up of  reserve funds.  As an example, Gibsons will  provide $5,050 for the water reserve fund, Sechelt $2,399 and  the six regional district areas  $42,061 which added to the amounts supplied by the villages  will total slightly more than the  $60,000 required as a water development reserve. This wiE be  a one year shot and does not  continue, the reserve actually  making up the final payment of  the money borrowed for water  purposes.  The total regional district assessment on Gibsons amounts to  $10,241 broken down to $3,272  for administration purposes.  $1,197 for garbage sites, $722 for  environmental planning and $5,-  050 for water (for the reserve  fund).  The Sechelt breakdown of its  $4,866 assessment, is $1,555 for  administration, $569 for garbage  sites, $343 for planning and  $2,399 for water (for the reserve  fund).  The reserve fund breakdown  for the various areas is: Area A  $10,387; Area B $4,506; Area C,  $4,680; Area D $3,542; Area E  $2,351 and Area* F $25,085 based  on the assessment figures covering chiefly the Canadian Forest Products mill at Port Mellon.  This assessment is based on  ���legislation which calls for each  regional district sharing in the  debenture issue, to pay to the  Municipal Finance Authority an  f**"'T_mt equal to one-half the average annual instalment of principal arid interest for a debt reserve fund.  Cc-unoils that desired to remain outside the scope of the  Municipal Finance Authority had  until July 2, 1970 to have their  rejection recorded. For the Sunshine Coast Regional District  neither Gibsons nor Sechelt decided to opt out.  Development plan  covers Gibsons  Mayor Wally Peterson of Gibsons announced that in about  two weeks time he will present  his overall plan for development  of Gibsons and adjacent areas  in conjunction with his water  policy, at Tuesday night's council meeting.  The plan, worked over for  more than a year, with council's  professional town planners, has  been sent to municipal department officials and on its return  it will be placed before the Regional board followed by a public meeting at which it will be  examined thoroughly.  Chekwelp users of Gibsons water, considering an extension to  the line will be informed by  council that any extension would  have to be sought from.1 council.  Minister of Travel and Recreation Kiernan informed' council  of Anti-Litter Week May 9 to 15  and points out that the real challenge is at the community level.  He  asked   that   council   inform  Victoria of what was done locally. The mayor pointed out  that Gibsons was ahead by having its clean-up earlier.  The provincial assessor inform  ed council that some church  lands not being used could be  liable for tax assessment. Council will investigate to see what  is the situation in Gibsons.  Fire Chief Dick Ranniger asked that copies of building permits go to Robert Wilson, assistant fire marshall to allow inspection. The chief will be notified the fire marshall can check  on such permits at the Municipal'  Hall once a week, or give the  building inspector the powers of  a fire marshall. -  A Paul St. Pierre letter outlining the federal government  summer youth program was  read out. Council decided to turn  the matter over, to Rev. Jim  Williamson Who it was explained  was taking considerable interest  in the youth movement.  School rate again reduced  This year's school district tax  rate will be 29.36. Last year it  was 30.63. This will mean a reduction of -1.27 or slightly more  than one and one quarter mills.  Both Gibsons and Sechelt councils have been informed of the  rate on. this year's assessment.  Increased grants to school dis<-  tricts" under: the provincial education finance formulia and increased , grants* for colleges will  result in their, being practically-  rio increase in the. province-wide  average school mill rate, and,  because of the increase in the  Home Owner grant, the majority  of residential property-owners  should have a reduction in local  school taxes for 1971, Hon. D. L.  Brothers, minister of education,  announces.  The provincial government has  provided $172,000,000 for direct  grants to school districts for elementary and secondary schools,  $7,680,000 for teachers' superannuation and $14,000,000 for.  college grants to school districts.f  Also, to reduce local school  taxes   on   residential   property-  Nursery term ends  The Jack and Jill Nursery  School thanks those who attended and helped make the end of  the term open house event a success. The children enjoyed them*-  selves and their last day saw  them go home bearing baskets  they had made filled with Easter  eggs which they had hunted.  Registrations are now being  taken for the September term.  There is the possibility of a split  week if enough children are available. This means you could  send your three-year-old for two  days a week or your four to five  year olds three days a week.  Fees would run according to the  number of days a week the child  attends school'.  Those interested are urged to  attend  the   Wednesday,   May  5  .meeting at 8 p.m. in the Health  Unit baseonent.  Navy visit  Two naval vessels. HMCS  Miramachi and Thunder, will  visit Port Mellon Monday and  Tuesday, May 3 and 4. Both are  mine sweepers ard will be onen  for public display. Hours when  these vessels will be open for inspection wili be 10 a.m. to noon  and 1 to 3 p.m. on May 4. There  will also be a fireworks' display  at 9 p.m. on May 3.  PHONE NUMBER CHANGE  The RCMP office at Sechelt has a new telephone  number. It is 885-2266. The  old number was 885-2121 and  is no longer in use.  owners the government has increased the Home Owner Grant  from $160 to $170 and provided  $60,500,000 for this purpose.  These combined figures for this  year make a total of $254,180,000  in grants7 and payments for the  school districts' education costs.  The 1971 overall average milt  rate province-wide for elesmen-  tary and secondary schools'arid  for colleges is 31.88 m_Us7 For  1970 the overall average .mill  rate was 31.81" mills.   ~""       '���  BASEBALL  BRONCOS  Gibsons Firemen 16  Wilson Creek Orioles 5  Sechelt Legion 18  Gibsons Merchants 0  LITTLE LEAGUE  Gibsons Kinsmen 14  Wilson  Creek a  Roberts Creek 15  Sechelt 6  Gibsons Boom Men, playing'  in their first league gam�� and  after only practice as a team  made a valiant effort against  Pender Harbour on Sunday.  Scott Verreochia, pitching in  line style, had a three run double in the fourth. Richard Under  wood, first basemen, tripled  home three runs in the same inning.  The Tyees, coached by Al de  St. Remy of the RCMP, pliayed  an excellent game, and seem  headed for a fine season. A good  turnout of supporters' cheered  impartially as the local team  overpowered the inexperienced  ,. Boom Men.  B.M. 0   3   19   0   2   15  T. 19 10   2   4   8   x   43  Pioneer display  Pioneer Days will' be presented April 30 and May 1 in Gibsons Elementary School gym by  Gibsons Rural Centennial '71  committee. Pioneer family treasures plus displays by B.C. Tel,  the fire department and Pioneer  Museum will be on exhibit along  with handicrafts.  Early costumes' will also be  part of the picture along with  children's displays, souvenirs, a  bake sale and a raffle. The Friday hours will be from 2 to '.i  p.m. and Saturday hours from  1 to 4 p.m.  140 DONATE BLOOD  One hundred and forty persons  donated blood at the Red Cross  Blood Clinic in Gibsons and Sechelt last week. There were 83  from Gibsons and 57 from Sechelt. Coast News, April 28, 1971.  PAUL  ST.PIERRE, MP  Subscription Rates: British Columbia, $4.00 per year, $2.25 for  six months; Eastern Canada $5.00 per year; United States and  foreign, $8.50 per year.  Published Wednesdays at Gibsons, B.C.  Fred Cruice, Editor and Publisher.  Second Class Mail registration number 0794. Return postage  guaranteed.  Member Audit Bureau of Circulation. Canadian Weekly Newspapers Association, B.C. Weekly Newspapers Association.  Phone 886-2622        P.O. Box 460. Gibsons, B.C.  initials and events  Reaching into limbo, say early 1930s, one comes across sets of  initials denoting events now long past which* have their counters  part t today.  Take the CCC ��� Roosevelt's Civilian Conservation Corps to  provide work for 250,000 men in forestry, soil conservation and!  flood control. How about the AAA ��� to restore farm prices and  farmer purchasing power. The NRA ��� National Recovery Administration, part of the Roosevelt New Deal -to revive a distressed1  United States economy.  Today both federal and provincial governments are doing a  considerable amount of priming the pump and are battling in world  markets and on the home front as well, striving to bring farm income to a more comfortable level. The national economy is being  manipulated sameWhat but compared to the 1930s, is now being!  pressed downwards, not .upwards.  Today our young adults and teeners are roaming the country1  hoping for .something. They know not what! Tthey also roamed  across western Canada, Ottawa bound, in the 30s but were baited  at Regina where'a riot ensued resulting in a breakup of the On-to-  Ottawa movement.  We have various devices under different names but doing practically the same work in 1971 as they did in the 1930s. A(p|paren_ly  now as then the Keynsian theory of financing is still vogue. This)  theory is for government spending in times of distress. Some people call it pump priming of the economy.  Time marches on but we somehow drag our feet. However the  methods used in the present monetary crisis are somewhat more  sophisticated than those of the Roosevelt days. The nomenclature  used varies but the intent is roughly the same. \  An increasing menace  With local RCMP clamping down on hitch-hiking and warning  merchants to make their business premises more secure their 1'oud  and clear message should not be ignored,. The basic hippie movement with its numbers depleted has gravitated to a -.and core of  drifters whose idea of free enterprise isjthe use-of other people-list  property without authority.  Examination by RCMP of the trend of thievery now going ofy  in this area reveals the desire for liquor and food as paramount.-  There are those people who say they cannot help themselves  in the present economic situation. Author Sandflies wrote that the  Lord helps those who help themselves. This is being taken literally  by the drifters. Perhaps their attention should be drawn to the fact  Saturday's Vancouver Sun had close to 32 columns of help wanted,  covering every category one can think of.  This might be heretical for a segment of the population whosfe  objective is to hell with the establishment ��� so long as the estab-7  lishment is willing to cater to their desires.  COAST NEWS  5-10-20 years ago  FIVE YEARS AGO  Gibsons sets its mill rate at  18.92 mills and Sechelt held to  its ten mill .rate. The school  rate was 25.65.  Ernie W. Booth, Sechelt's Bank  of Montreal manager, was chosen <&ainman bf St. Maiy*s Hospital Society at its annual' meet-  ing.  Hon. Maurice Sauve, federal  minister of forestry and administrator of the ARDA program  met at Ole's Cove with Sunshine;  Coast representatives on problems of the area.  10 YEARS AGO  The school board requested  more speed from Victoria educational officials on the plans  for the proposed Langdale school  To ease parking problems in  Gibsons, council has recommended that merchants park  their cars elsewhere than in  front of their business premises.  B.C. Teachers at their annual  convention decided to clastsify  teachers according to their abilities and set up a professional  status.  15 YEARS AGO  The brilliant sunshine of the  past  week  has   brought many  Vancouverites into the area.  A Roberts Creek Improvement  Association meeting gave the  Lower Road1 a great deal of  thought owing to its condition  and the large amount of correspondence the road has created.  Gibsons merchants organize a  meeting for formation Of an organization to get the credit situation under control.  20 YEARS AGO  Black Ball Ferries has been  given the right to use the federal  government wharf as its dock in  Gibsons.  Contracts have been let for  construction of a $75,950 school  at Madeira Park and for $28,875  for renovation and additions to  the Sedhelt school.  Clearing of a right-of-way  from Clowbom Falls power plant  to Sechelt has been started.  Roberts Creek Community association is investigating the  possibility of street lights for  parts of the area.  In this space today, Prime  'Minister Trudeau, speaking on  the subject of Canadian an-ms  sates to the United States during  the Viet Nam war.  He was speaking at Branitford,  Ontario, recently to a high  school audience and found, even  as have I at similar meetings,  that quite a few Canadian young  people question our moral position very seriously. The Prime  Minister's response was one of  the longest and most detailed I  have known him to deliver on  the subject. These are exerpts  from a transcript of a tape:  "A good question, there. Two  questions here, and if you don't  mind, I will just take you up on  one slight part of your question.  "When you say that we sell_  arms to the U.S. which are immediately used in Vietnam, or  something like that, this is not  exact. We do sell something like  $300 million worth of arms every year to the United States.  That's a lo t of dough, $300 million. It is not fair to say, though  it is sometimes difficult to know  the exact fact, to say that a  large percentage of that is used  in Vietnam.  "What we do include in this  very large figure is very costly items of equipment, aircraft  components, sophisticated electronic equipment and so on,  some of" which must be used in  Vietnam; I don't know, we have  no way of tracing through the  American anmy the way in  which all the components end up  in their various regiments. But  the type of stuff we do sell them  could only be used in some very  small proportion in Vietnam.  However, you may say: that  is a secondary matter; even if  it is wot a large proportion, why  do you sell any at all to the  Americans?  "Well, in order to understand,  you will have to understand the  meaning of the second question,  on NATO. NATO is a military;  ���: ���-aMancei in which eadh country |  says:   'If you are attacked; we'*  will come to your defence.' So,"  Norway, England, Belgium and  Canada and so on -sign'i an alliance and they say: If one is attacked, the others will defend it.  And this was built up, as you  know,   after   the   war   because  there was a fear of Russian expansion, amd so on.  "Now in order to make this  alliance effective, and because  we have troops, as I was saying  to the second questioner, in  Western Germany, and in order  that the troops can have unified  commands, we find it more use-  The Labor Scene  A   UNION  OFFICER  CAN'T WIN:  If he talks on a subject, he iis  trying to run things. If he's sil-  ent, he has lost interest in the  organization.  If he's seen at the office, why  doesn't he get out. If he can't  be found, why doesn't he come  around more often.  If he does not agree that the  boss is a skunk, he is a company  man. If he calls the boss a skunk  he is ignorant.  If he is not at home at night,,  he must be out drinking. If he is  at home, he is shirking his duty.  If he doesn't beat his chest  and yell strike, he is a conservative. If he does he is a radical  If he doesn't stop to talk, his  job has gone to his head. Khei  does, that's all he has to do anyway.  If he can't put a member to   ���  work who got into trouble, he is  a poor agent. If he does, that is  what he is paid for.  If he should give someone a  short answer, we'll get him in  the next election. If he tries to  explain something he is playing  politics.  If he gets a good contract,  why didn't he ask for more.  If his suit is pressed, he thinks  he is a big shot, if it isn't he its  unfit for the job.  If he takes a vacation, he has  had one all year anyway.  If he is on the job a short;  time, he is inexperienced. If he's  been on it a long time, there  should be a change.  -���Ford Facts, Local 200,  United Auto   Workers.  COAST-CBHLCOTIN  ful and less costly to try and  unify some of the equipment, to  have more or less the same type  of rifle or gun or howitzer or  cannon or airplane, to try to  have some kind of unity in order  to permit the cost of this equipment to be lowered, and also  in order to permit the armies to  fight together and to be able to  interchange their equipment. . .  "Now, when you say that Canada sells $300 million worth of  arms to the Americans, you also  have to add that we buy about  $300 million worth of arms from  the Americans, in order to have  our peacekeeping operations, in  order to have our Navy, in order  to defend our territory, in order  to have peacekeeping troops in  Cyprus, in the Congo, or in the  Middle East or in Kashmir or  .Wherever it is.  "We have to buy a lot of arms  Now, we could, if we wanted,  say: we are not going to sell,  any arms to the Americans, or  to the Norwegians. . .we will just  buy. How wouHd you get the  money to buy these arms', assuming that you are going to  need some arms in your coun-  ti*y and in your army? How do  you get the money? You get it  by selling some arms of your  own.  ". . .When the French were  fighting in Algeria, we didn't  particularly like it, but they did  not ask us. And we didn't say;:  because you are fighting in Algeria, we will cease to be allied  with you against the Russians.  "They (Americans) do disagree with our policy in Cuba  and they do disagree with our  policy in China. They don't recognize China, we do. But they  don't say to Canada: Lister brother, if you don't do as we say  in Cuba or if you don'it do as we  say in China, we will break up  our alliance. Tlhey say: Your  foreign policy is your foreign  policy, NATO is something else:  we are defending ourselves together against a possible Communist war.  ; Question: "But so far you  have spoken of a peace-keeping  alliance. None of the nations are  actively involved. U.S. is involved in Vietnam, in a war which  doesn't pose a threat to NATO.  So, I think our mutual status  that we have become in effect,  a belligerent nation. I wonder  how neutral we would appear,  say, in the eyes of Washington,  if we were to sell arms to the  North Vietnamese.  Answer: "We are not neutral.  If we are in a defence alliance  with the Americans we are not  neutral; we are aligned1 with the  Americans but not in every one  of their adventures. We are  aligned with the Americans in  a possible aoos Ayand .n.z hstst  the North Atlantic Treaty  against a possible war, say with  the Communist countries. Therefore we don't claim to be neutral when we buy and sell, arms  amongst ourselves, we claim to  be building this alliance.  "...As a matter of fact, we  are ��� and this is the second part  of your question ��� we are in  this International Control Commission in _ order to try and  maintain peace between countries. We were chosen; we didn't  sort of volunteer and say: here,  we are peaceful guys; choose us  to go to Vietnam. It was the  countries meeting in Geneva  who looked around the world and  said: Well, let's try and get  three countries who can sort of  try and maintain peace in Vietnam. And they chose Canada  and they chose Poland and India.  "Now, this doesn't mean that  these three countries are neutral everywhere in the world.  "We are not.  "We are in NATO. Poland .certainly isn't; it is iri the Warsaw  pact. India is neutral' in terms  of these pacts, but it is certainly  not neutral as regards Pakistan.  It has been carrying on a dispute with Pakistan for the past  SO years now.  ."Tlherefpretnbne of these countries are really neutral and Canada isn't really neutral. The test  was: are you neutral in ��� Vietnam? And they found that we  were and we accepted the duty  of  going, there."  LAWICUTTIE  Winston's  Sporting Goods  886-9600  N. Richard McKibbin  A PERSONAL INSURANCE SERVICE  PHONE 886-2062 GIBSONS, B.C.  **+**0+**0+**l***+**0**l^^+*+***^0*0*0^^^^^^*0*0+****0**+**^*^^*^*^**0+0*0***-r*0+0*r*>  PENINSULA  Photog r apher s  ���    WEDDINGS  ���    PORTRAITS  ���    PASSPORTS  ���   COMMERCIAL  With the use of special portable backdrops and lighting, portraits, family groups, babies, passports, etc., are done in the  privacy of your home, if so desired. This makes possible a  change of clothes and adjustments to hair and make up, if  needed. Sittings arranged5 by appointment. Samples of photographic work shown on request  C. ABERHETHY  Phone 886-7374  **_���# f     "���"     �����*��    '  *       _t"   >**,���*���'*�����    '"   ___L,  Cburcb Services  ���� Let The People Praise Thee\ O God  ^ANGLICAN  St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons  9 a.m., 4th and 5th Sunday  Holy Communion  11 a.m., Sunday School  11:15 ajn., 1st and 3rd Sundays  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.  ROMAN CATHOLIC SERVICES  St. Mary's Church  Rev. D. Kenny  11 a.m. Mass, Sundays  followed by coffee break  Visitors Welcome  BAPTIST  CALVARY BAPTIST  Pastor Robt. Allaby, 885-2809  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.O.C.  886-9970  Highway and Martin Road  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  Morning Worship 11 a.m.  Evening Service 7:00 p.m.  Wed., Bible Study & Prayer  7:30 p.m. ,  Fri., Family Night Service  Rev. B. J. With  GLAD TIDINGS  Gower Point Road  885-2W0  Sunday School, 10 a.m.  Morning Worship, 11 a.m.  WITH CHOIR AND SPECIALS  EVENING SERVICE, 7 p.m.  Testimony and Exhortation  Tnevtay   '" Service 7:00  With once a month Special  Evangelistic Service  ESSLEMONT EQUIPMENT SERVICES LTD  - STEAM CLEANING  -  AUTOMOTIVE UNDERCOATING -  - COMPLETE CAR CLEANUPS -  CAR WASH UPHOLSTERY CLEANING  CUT POLISH  SIMONfflNG  FOR ESTIMATES AND APPOINTMENT  PHONE 886-2784  THIS MONTH'S SPECIAL  FREE Engine Steam Cleaning given with every 'Complete Car Cleanup' Plants inside home need good light  By A. R. BUCKLEY  Plant Research Institute. Ottawa  The chief problm in growing  plants inside the average home  is , overcoming the poor light  conditions that prevail. Although  most seedlings will germinate  well, they need ample light once  they have sprouted.  The necessity for extra* light  may be partially overcome by  sowing the seeds 'later than the  normal date, to allow the least  possible time to elapse between  sowing and the date when one  can safely jplace the flats of  transiplnated1 seedlings in an outside cold frame. Electric heating cables located in the cold  frame to provide additional heat  will enable you to use the frame  earlier in the season.  During early growth, annual  seedlings do well in -light provided by fluorescent light panels  erected in the basement where  cooler  coMdiitiohs   prevail   and  ROBERTS CREEK  (By MADGE NEWMAN)  The A. Craigheads have completed their week's vacation at  their summer home and returned to North Vancouver.  Mrs. W. Boyite, Betsy and David Boyte and Debbie Poljer of  Burnaby have been giuests of  Mrs. Helen Galliford. Mrs. Boyte  has just completed refresshier  courses! at SFU.  'Guests at the W. Crocker  home during the week have been  Mr. and Mrs. A. G-. Murdock  and Rita, of Kelowna, and Mr.  and Mrs. Noiroan Wray, Sandy  and Bert, of Seattle.   7  Miss Margaret FelLowes is enjoying a well-earned rest after  writing exams completing her  final year at UBC.  ROBERTS CREEK BAZAAR  While attendance at the Roberts Creek Leigion auxiliary bazaar did not live up to expectation,   auxiliary   niemt-bers  were  pleased with the volume of sales.  - Draw,winners were Mrs. Nixon,  taWecjot!h:  Mrs. J. Fluimeiifelt,  ��� d__l; -"grocery haimpers, Mrs. Ter  ~'i&:!jfas. TKonvpson and Mrs. E.  Rutledge   and   the   door   prize,  Mrs. M. Newman.  Books in Library  GIBSONS  NEW BOOKS ������ ADULT  Non-Fiction: "  The Long Wake by Leslie Morton.  A History of the Umbrella by  T. S. Crawford.  Travels in Ethiopia by David  Buxton.  Danton by Robert Ohristoph*p  GET YOUR HAP  of the  SUNSHINE COAST  63<J* each  at the  COAST MEWS  GIBSONS  ''��tK*&'*iSi  For Real Estate on the  K. CROSBY  Sunshine Coast  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  Gibsons ���886-2481  space is* less limited. Many of  the fluorescent light units may  be bought completely assembled  and ready to use, or one can often buy a used fixture and fit  this with a proper plug.  Most of these fixtures come  complete with chains so that tiie  fixture can be raised or lowered  according to the height of your  plants. Some means of adjusting  the height oif the plants or the  fixture is a necessity, for most  failures under lights are caused  by low light intensity. This can  only be overcome by locating  the young seedlings two or three  inches below the tubes. This extra light will produce seedlings  that will develop into plants with  strong stems and be much easier  to transplant.  Study the various types of annuals carefully, to avoid unnecessary trouble. Do not sow seeds  of Zinnias, maiugolids, calendulas, amaranthus and other fast-  growing annuals inside the house  before the end of- April. You  will sitill have flowers in ample  time to produce a summer display. Petunias, verbenas, snap-dragons, heliotrope, phlox and  salvias should be sown now for  they are very slow growing.  Damping-ofif is another serious  deterrent to the early growth of  seedlings.  This  is   a  soil-bome  disease that attacks the stem of  the young plant just at soil level  and causes it to keel over and  die. One way to discourage this  devastating disease is to sow the  seeds on a layer of milled sphagnum moss, placed like icing on  the.top of the seedling compost  in the pots.  Insufficient humidity is a serious drawback to germinating  seeds, especially such small  seeds like petunias. To overcome  ..this condition, after sowing the  seeds immerse the pot in water  fo its rim,  and then enclose it  Coast News, April 28, 1971.      3  in a polyethylene bag. It should  not be necessary to water the  seeds again until they have germinated. Remove the bag when  germination has commenced.  In summary, to grow plants  from seeds successfully in the  home, one should be prepared to  build temporary cold frames to  'harden off the seedlings. Sow  the seeds in a pot or pan provided with good grainage and filled  with a well-drained soil mixture  containing V/2 oz. of superphosphate to the bushel of soil mix.  If additional light and growing  space is required, install fluorescent light tubes.  Photostats  ��� TAX PAPERS  ��� LITTERS  ��� MEDICAL CERTIFICATES  ��� LEGAL DOCUMENTS  and other required paper)  Ph. 8862622  mwnttiwuuMttinuniniiuuuuiumittiintttttiinuiuuiiwMttB  Here are the Facts  Read the chart below and you will see how much less your personal  income taxes are in British Columbia compared to those of people with  the same income living in the other three Western Provinces.  i -  PROVINCIAL INCOME TAX CALCULATED ON YOUR BASIC INCOME TAX  AND PAID ALONG WITH YOUR FEDERAL INCOME TAX.  Basic Tax  on Income  Provincial Portion of Your Basic Income Tax.  British  Columbia             Alberta         Saskatchewan       Manitoba  $     100  $       28  $       33  $       34  $       39  500  140  165  170  195  1,000  280  330  340  390  1,500  420  495  510  585  2,000  560  660  680  780  3,000  840  990  1,020  1,170  4,000  1,120  1,320  1,360  1,560  5,000  1,400  1,650  1,700  1,950  10,000  2,800  3,300  3,400  3,900  Not only does British Columbia have the lowest personal and  corporation income tax rates in Canada but our total services and grants are  the best in Canada  THE GOVERNMENT OF THE PROVINCE OF BRITISH COLUMBIA  DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE  HON. W. A. C. BENNETT, P.C, Premier and Minister of Finance  G. S. BRYSON, Deputy Minister of Finance 4 Coast News', April 28, 1971.  COAST NEWS CLASSIFIED ADS  Deadline ��� Tuesday noon  Ac 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  PHONE 886-2622  COMING EVENTS  TWILIGHT  THEATRE  Gibsons  MOVIES EVERY NIGHT  Phone 886-2827   April 30: Branch 38, O.A.P.O.  Spring Tea, Fri., 2 p.m. to 4 p.m  Health Centre, Gibsions. TWe  public is Cordially invited, do  come and bring a friend.   May 3: Branch 38, O.A.P.O. Social at the Health Centre, Gibsons, 2 p.m.   May 8: Mother's Day tea,- St.  Mary's Catholic Church Hall,  Gilbsons, Sat., 2 - 4 p.m. Bake  sale, Raiffle and door prize.  DEATHS  MARTIN ��� In Comox Rest  Home, Mary Ethel, on April 19,  1971. Survived by 2 daughters,  Mrs R. (Nellie) Black, Campbell  River, and Mrs. R. (Margaret)  Glasisford, Qualiioum Beach, six  grandchildren, twelve greatgrandchildren, and one great-  igreat-grandchi-d. Memorial service was held Thurs., April 22  at Qualicum Beach'.         ROGERSON'��� At the Veterans'  Hospital, Victoria, B.C., on April  22, 1971, George Rogerson, aged  75. Survived by his beloved wife  Martha, at the residence, one  son, Tom in Sydney, Australia,  and one daughter, Mrs. G. B.  (Pamela) Costain, Victoria, B.C.  also 6 grandchildren. The late  Mr. Rogerson served with the  R.F.C. in W.W. I and the R.A.F.  in W.W. II. Funeral service was  held in HAYWARD'S FUNERAL  CHAPEL on April 26, 1971, at  10:30 a.m., Padre J. A. Roberts  officiated. Cremation.  !^!?f��J^.^ SUNSHINE COAST REAL ESTATE      ewart mm remty  CARD OF THANKS  A sincere thank you to the nurses and staff of St. Mary's Hospital and to Dr. H. Inglis for  their good care while I was a  patient there. Also thanks to my  friends for their get well1 cards.  ���-Richard A. Swallow.  HELP WANTED  Waitress, full time or part time.  Experienced ^referred. Phone  886-9815.   Part time relief cooks. Apply St.  Mary's Hospital, Sechelt.   Wanted, a dog catcher for the  Village of Gibsons. Phone 886-  2543.  Anyone with own power saw  looking for part time work cut-  tinig wood. Phone 886-9988.  Volunteer workers needed for  Gibsons Public Library. Phone  886-9305.  WORK WANTB)   Handyman will paint your home,  or do e-eneral nuisance jobs, or  What have you. Call Frank at  886-7054.   Chimney sweep, stoves cleaned.  Phone 886-2834 after 5 p.m.  Ornamental wrought iron railings, custom built. Free estimates. Phone 886-7029 or 886-  7056.   Housekeeper would like live in  position. Adults1 only. Good references. Box 2026, Coast News.  Fruit tree and hedge pruning.  G. Charman, Phone 886-9862.  MOVIES EVERY NIGHT   Phone 886-2827 .  VERNON & SON  BULLDOZING  Land clearing with  clearing blade  Grading and Excavating  Competent work, Service  Satisfaction  Guaranteed  Lawn cutting. Winston's Sporting Goods.  Gibsons 886-9600.  Phone 886-2887 or 886-2894  Dressmaking    and    alterations.  Phone 886-7589. Mrs. N. McKenzie,  1631 Marine. Dr., Gibsons.  Do vou require bookkeeping,  statements, balance sheets, and  personal income tax? Phone  Rflfi.9331   Custom kitchens, general finish  carpentry, work performed on  the job with your materials. Ph.  886-9593.  Trouble with your typing or want  to learn? Special Quick'N'Sim-  ple course. Telephone 886-9331.  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 SAU  Will take orders for goslings,  pheasants, and baby chicks.  Goat's milk for safe. 1 electric  organ. Wanted, baby lamb. Ph  886-7285.  , ��� ��  12' x 50' 2 bedroom mobile home  Phone 886-7301.       '  Swap D7 cat in running condition for truck, preferably dump.  Phone 886-7729.  Portable zig-zag sewing machine  (White 770);   MJcClary propane  4 burner range with broiler. Ph.  886-7157.   Mini bike. Phone 886-2459.  Simiplicity wringer washer, good  condition, $25. Phone 886-2978.  2 piece sectional, dark brown,  good condition, $200. Phone 886-  7330.   Large Trailmaster tent trailer,  solid top, full head room, cupboards, storage space, ice box.  Sleeps 4 to 6. 886-2566.  Horse manure $5 a load picked  up. Falanon Farm. Pihone 886-  7729.   Travel trailer, furnished, 2 tanks  handles good on road. $900. Ph.  886-9593. ���    Second hand 7 horsepower, recently overhauled  Seagull  out-.  board  motor. Price $100 cash.  Phone 885-9328.   5 year old gelding, gentle. Pihone  886-2751. ;   Washing machine, long skiiHj,  oversize wringer. $45; double  bedspread, baby chenille, new  $6.50, value $10. Phone 886-2838.  Location, Sechelt Elementary  School'. On cash basis, as is,  where is, one or two No. 24-730  sq. ft. 30 ft. diameter Relocatable Paneloc Buildings, electrical lighting, propane heat, suitable for summer cottage, etc.  For further information contact  Alan Dawson, Harrigan Industries Ltd., 470 Vanguard Road,  Richmond, 278-9891. $2500 each,  plus 5% ,SS&MA tax, or offers.  Must be moved by May 30th.  Electric Thor wringer washer.  Excellent condition, $40. 1577  School Road, Gibsons. (Next to  Coast Animal Clinic).   FREE  HEALTH LIVING DIGEST  We Stock  HEALTH FOOD  SUPPLEMENTS  AND  PURE FOOD PRODUCTS  Tell us of  YOUR NEEDS  WYNGAERT ENTERPRISES  Gibsons 886-9340  FEED  FOR ALMOST EVERY NEED  Reasonable Prices  Convenient Location  WYNGAERT ENTERPRISES  Gibsons 886-9340  CREEKSIDE GREENHOUSES  Reed Rd., Gibsons, 886-2421  DWARF APPLE TREES _.$3.00  Spartan ��� Yellow Delicious  Red Delicious ��� Macintosh  Early Tideman  Also Azaleas, Camelias, Pansies  and Polyanthus  Bedding plants  available  soon.  WINSTON'S SPORTING GOODS  Head of Wharf  The one-stop Sports Shop   Gibsons, 886-9600   Leonard fridge, perfect working  order. Phone 886-9374.  FULLER  BRUSH  REPRESENTATIVE  Linda Mallett, 886-7293  HAY  FOR  SALE  Good valley hay, Timothy-clover  mix, $1 bale.  Washington alfalfa, 100 lb. bale  $2.85.  Sat.  Del.  QUALITY  FEEDS  Pratt Rd., Gibsons 886-7527  Automotive undercoating and  steam cleaning (portable) Phone  886-2784.  QUALITY  FEEDS  Fair Prices  Purina   Agent,   Sunshine   Coast  Dog Chow,  50 lbs.   $7.35  Cat  Chow,   10  lbs.   ______ $2.85  Buckerfield's Feeds, Sat. Del.  Pratt Rd., Gibsons 886-7527  Buy your 45 gal. trash incinera  tor  from   Sechelt  Kinsmen   at  $3.50 each. Phone 885-9542.  McKenzie Seeds  New shipment of spring  fishing tackle now in stock  Rakes, hoes, garden equipment  WINSTON'S SPORTING GOODS    Gibsons,, 886-9600  Chinchillas, breeding stock, and  young. Reasonable price. Also  Muffed Tumbler pigeons. E. Sur-  tees, Halfmoon Bay. Ph. 885-9303  GOOD SUPPLY       ~~  PEAT MOSS, BLUE WHALE  FERTILIZERS,  LIME,   SEEDS  ONION SETS, SEED POTATOS  PLANTS,  SHRUBS  EVERGREENS  LARGE SELECTION  2 yr. OLD FRUIT TREES  $2.75 to $2.95  Pansies 49c; Rhododendrons 2.75  FOR RENT  lawn roller  Fertilizer spreader  WYNGAERT ENTERPRISES  Gibsons 886-9340  FARM FRESH EGGS  PURE  UNPASTURIZED HONEY  Always Available  RED OR WHITE POTATOES  (Organically grown)  50 lbs. for $2.45  FRUITS & VEGETABLES ������-  At Reasonable Prices  WYNGAERT ENTERPRISES  Gibsons' 886-9340  LAWNMOWERS  OUTBOARDS  CHAIN SAWS  REPAIRED AND SERVICED  AUTHORIZED  DEALER  YAMAHA OUTBOARDS  LAWNBOY MOWERS  HOMELITE   SAWS  SABRE SAW CHAIN  NUTS & BOLTS  HEAD OF WHARF  886-2838  IF IT'S SUITS - IT'S MORGANS  885-9330, Sechelt  Used electric and gas ranges,  also oil ranges. C & S Sales, Ph.  885-9713. Sechelt  WANTED  Good vacuum cleaner, andsew-  ing machine. Phone 886-2737. 7  Old carpet or carpeting. Phohe  886-7477.  Timber/any   quantity,   fir   or  hemlock. Phone 886-9670. _':___  '������������ *��� - "������������-'��� '*������- ��� *--������-���'-���   ���       ������-���"-.  CARS, TRUCKS FOR SALE  '67 Triumph Spitfire, signal yellow, W-roll bar, tonneau, radio,  heater, soft top. Economical. Ph  886-7065.  '61 Chev, P.S. & B., Auto 6, radio, 2 speakers, excellent running condition, new tires', front  fender crushed. $175 or trade  for boat. Phone 886-7320.   1967 Ford V8, motor, trans, complete, long wide box. Phone 886-  9528. .  '62 Chevy II station wagon, 5  good tires. Phone evenings 885-  2187.   Leaving country, must sell good  '56 Austin, new tires, clutch,  brake, V.R., generator, plugs,  points, etc. $95 cash. 885-2897.  1964 Meteor 2 dr. H.T., 352 cu. in  Auto. $550 or offer. Phone 886-  2886 after 6 p.m.  Wrecking 1953 Morris Minor; 4  5:20x14 tires; 1954 Ford pickup  Phone evenings and weekends.  880-7479.  1971 Mazda y2 ton pickup, 6,000  miles, radio. $1600 cash. Phone  886-2894.  BOATS FOR SALE  10' F.G. boat, forward deck,  running lights, tailored snap on  top, complete with engine. Trade  for pickup or cash offer. Cost  $650 last year.  Phone  886-9373.  16 foot planing hull, half cabin,  fibreglassed to water line 1970,  20 Merc outboard just overhauled in shop. Boat, motor, controls  $450. Phone 886-9306.   17' Cedar planked hull, 50 hp.  OB., controls, electric start.  What offers? Phone 886-2870.  21 ft. half cabin, full! canvas ply  wood, completely fibreglassed.  120 hp. Merc Cruiser 1.0. New  leg. Phone 886-2886 after 6 p.m.  16 ft. half cabin, plywood and  fibreglass bottom, complete with  10 horse outboard motor, $350.  Phone 886-9349.   Used, rebuilt and new marine  engines, all sizes, choice of reduction gears. Paul Drake Ltd.  886-2929.   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  Commercial site: Hwy 101, cor  ner section, close to Shopping  Centre, with large building suitable for many types of business,  complete with 2 offices. This, is  the ifiuture area for the Sunshine  Coast and as yet is reasonably  (priced. For more information  call  886-2481  Once-in-a-lifetime-buy:      For  this family home on double lot  overlooking Georgia Straits.  Stucco house with y2 baseiment,  4 pee. color plumb., car port,  comes complete with dishwasher, electric range, dryer, washer, freezer, and rotating TV antenna. Priced at $20,950 with  terms on $8500 down. Balance at  $125 per month at 9%.  886-2481  Want an acre? For investment,  camping or what. Drop in and  see us, as we have several owners wanting to split up large  acreages in various locations, no  obligation.  886-2481  Abbs Rd.: Small 2 bdrm home,  with future, view overlooking  the Harbor, low down payment  can make this a nice investment.  See it now, immediate occupancy. Full price $11,800.  886-2481  Waterfront: Two tots, totalling  80' x 100' at Langdale, in good  mooring area. Water and power  available. Very sloping property making it suitable for boat  owners. $7500. Easy terms.  886-2481  Hopkins Landing: What a view  from this 2 bdirm older type  home, with verandah, fireplace,  3 pee plumbing, in nice secluded spot, overlooking Howe Sound  Sized at 820 sq. ift. Low down  payment of $6,000 on $14,000  full price, with balance at $100  per month.  886-2481  5 acres, Reed Rd.; $7700.  5 acres, North Rd. $6500  4.8 acres, Chaimiberlin Rd $6000  1 acre, Rosamund Rd. $3300  '    3 slots at Roberts, Creek, near  Picnic Site priced between $5200  and $5900. ������;-���������  886-2481  Pratt Rd.: 2 bdrm house that  has just been renovated. On 2V_*  acres, close to shopping1, etc. Village water, fruit trees, all fenced. Cash price $14,400.  886-2481  New House: Seaiview Estates  overlooking Howe Sound, 2 bdran  house, W-W carpet, car port.  Priced at $21,000, Mortgage available, try $3,000 down.  886-2481  Pitt Road: New 3 bedroom full  basement home on  6 beautiful  view  acres'.  Possible   to  subdivide some acres. $29,900.  886-2481  Gibsons Village: Gorgeous  view from this 2 bedroom home  on easy to garden lot. 1 more  bedroom in basement. Lots of  storage.   $19,500.  886-2481  Upper Granthams: This good  buy is still available for $10,900  with only $3700 down, balance  $100 per month at Sy2%- 2 bedrooms, L.R. with f.p., mod.  bathroom and kitchen, stucco  exterior. A very neat place with  spectacular view. MLS 6-6659.  886-2481  Richard F. Kennett  Notary Public  Evenings:  Jack White ��� 886-2935  Ken Crosby ��� 886-2098  Jay Visser ���- 885-2300  PROPERTY FOR SALE  New 3 bedroom house, full basement, one block shopping centre, Sechelt. Sale by owner. Full  price $22,500. Phone  885-9951.  Waterfront lot within village of  Gibsons. Lovely view, utilities1,  building site level with road.  Ideal for retirement home, $7000  cash. 886-7559 or 886-2330.  Granthams. Spectacular view, 3  bedrooms, den or 4th bedroom,  sundeck, new high concrete  basement. $18,000. Phone 886-  7559 or 886-2330.  Panoramic view lot, Johnson  Road, Langdale Heights, 79 x  139' $3500 or offers. Phone 112-  922-2559  collect. -  New 2 bedroom and den. Phone  builder, 886-2762.  West Sechelt:  Seaview; modern 2 bedroom,  home on 8 view acres, close to  beach on ipaved road. A real investment, plus beautiful family  home, overlooking Gulf and  Trail Isllarids. .     ���   "  West Sechelt  40 acres view, 3 bedroom log  house renovated. Lovely treed  pa-Mike property. Approx. Vz  has panoramic view of ocean &  Vancouver Island. Fruit trees,  garden soil; your own private  estate with lots of potential. FP  only $58,000. Terms.  Selma Park & Davis Bay  Beautiful view lots 80'xl25' within walking distance to the breakwater in Selma Park. These lots  are fully serv-ced, paved roads,  terms available. Starting at  $3950.  Call: Jack Anderson, 885-2323 or  885-2053. _  Gibsons Waterfront  Compare, Compare! This type  of waterfrontage usually priced  between $100-$150 per Jt. If you  are planning a retirement or  summer home in this area,  don't miss this excellent buy.  85' waterfront on Georgia Strait,  cleared, good building site on  all services including regional!  water system. F.P. only $7,750.  Call now. Toll Free from Vancouver: Lorrie Girard, 685-3133.  Forest or View Lots:  Roberts Creek  Brand new government approved! Close to beach, all services,  $850 down, balance of $2,000  bank financed! Inspect and invest now' while the selection  lasts. Lorrie Girard 886-7244 or  886-7760; John Black, 886-7316.  Roberts Creek  7.2 acres, lower Roberts Creek  Rd., semi-waterfront property.  Rea_ttifu_ly treed, parklike property. Gentle slope, year round  stream. Beautiful estate property. $33,300. Call John Black, 886-  7244 or 886-7316.  MacGREGOR PACIFIC REALTY  LTD.  EXCLUSIVE  AGENTS  Phone 886-7244  John L. Black ��� 886-7316  Lorrie Girard ��� 886-7760  Jack Anderson ��� 885-2053  Egmont: Boaters dream, 89'  shore. Delightful 4 room cottage  suitable year round living; Garage and workshop, all for only  $18,500.  Davis Bay: Lge. lot in desirable location, ready to build on.  Minutes to good beach. $5,500 or  near offer.  Gibsons: No finer 20 acre  block in area, over 6 ac. cuilti  vasted. Comfortable 4 room  dwelling, lge. workshop and  storage bldg. Road 3 sides. Attractive terms on $32,500.  Priced for quick sale is this  very attractive waterfront home.  2 bdrms, spacious living room  with fireplace and W-W rug. All  electric corridor type kitchen  with eating area. Lge. carport,  private patio. Grounds in grass  and fenced. A-oil heat. Attractive terms on $28,500.  Owner says Sell! No reasonable offer refused for modern 4  room bungalow on view lot. Convenient location. A-oil heat and  220 wiring.  K. BUTLER REALTY LTD.  ALL TYPES  OF  INSURANCE  Gibsons, B.C.  Phone  886-2000  MEMBER  MULTIPLE LISTING  SERVICE  3 bedroom modern home, with  partly finished basement, shake  roof, brick front, hardwood  floors, built in stove and oven,  on 1:6 acres. Phone 886-9959.  2 room house with bathroom, 2  -lots, some finishing. Roberts  Creek. Phone 886-2764.  Top of the bluff, panoramic  view lot, no clearing necessary,  area of fine homes. F.P. $5900.  Mrs. I. Green, 886-9979.  ��� ���ii    ���   I. '  ���   ��� i      ,���       -, . ������-,,.        ���    __  Sell or swap, V_ acre, Cozy Corner, Gibsons, for small acreage,  Port Mellon to Roberts Creek.  Phone 886-7320.  ���  Large view lot, 67' x 170', on  Sargent Road, Gibsons, $3500.  Phone 886-2765.  MOVIES EVERY NIGHT  Phone 886-2827   3 only left. Large view lots.  Gower   Point  area   near   good  beach. *Terms. Phone 886-2887  Phone 886-2248  Box 238 Gibsons, B.C.  Notary Public  Business Opportunities: $10,000  can put you in business in a Variety Store. If you are going in  business don't miss this opportunity. Please ask for particulars.  Selma Park: Before you buy  your new home you must see  this one. A '4 bed. home, fully  finished basement, extra large  Work sho/pwgarage, located on a  large panoramic view corner lot.  All landscaped and plenty parking. Asking price_$44,000.  Gibsons: Here is a two--bed.  home on a large country lot.  This is a good starter home for  only $11,000. Try your offer.  Estate Sale: Centrally located  retirement home. A well laid  out house witih one very large  bedroom. New A-O furnace,  briigiht spacious living room. Situated on a quiet residential  street. Excellent view. Offers  and terms on F.P. of $14,700.  Immediate occupancy.  Georgia Heights: A large "To_>  view" lot with an unsurpassed  viewi of West Howe Sound. Full  price: $11,000.  Selma Park: Three bedroom  home on highway 101. Level lot,  good view, large living room1,  good kitchen and dining area1.  Oil heat. An exceptional buy at  $10,000 wiith a low down payment.  E. McMynn, 886-2500  Vince Prewer, 886-9359  Wally Peterson, 886-2877  Gibsons: Three bedroom home,  large living room with fireplace.  Three piece bath, Family size  kitchen with built-in nook; Utility room.  Plus  Two bedroom home, bright kitchen and living room, 3 pc. bath  for revenue. Outbuildings, good  water supply. All this on twenty-  three acres, level, cleared, good  soil. Short distance to schools'  and stores. D.P. on_y $15,000.  1743  Roberts Creek: Twelve acres,  gentle southerly slope, . partly  cleared, highway access. Excellent home site, and d*evel*o_>-  ment. F.P. $17,500.  EXCLUSIVE WITH  C. R. Gathercole  Gibsons, 886-7015  Agencies Ltd.  Realty & Insurance  BOX 128, SECHELT  PROPERTY WANTED  $2500 cash for right couple of  acres in Roberts Creek area. Ph  886-2737.  Waterfront 3 bedroom residence  or lot, Gibsons-Langdale area.  Reply Box 92,  Port Mellon.  MORTGAGES  Mortgages and mortgage loans  available. Write Lakeview Properties Ltd., No. 2, 6927 Kings-  way, Burnaby. Phone 112-524-  3825.  CONSTRUCTION  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Sechelt.  Phone 885-2283  Everything tor your  building needs  ANNOUNCEMENTS  MOVIES EVERY NIGHT  Phone 886-2827 ;  Alcoholics Anonymous. Phone  885-9534, 886-990(4 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 rei-  quirements contact C. Day 886-)  2051 Lockyer Rd. Howe Sounds  Farmers Institute, Stumping oif  ditching powder, dynamite, el-}.  ectric or regular caps, prima-!],  cord, etc /OR RENT  Waterfront 10' x 52' 2-bedroom  furnished trailer, good beach.  Ptrone 886-2887.  10' x 50' trailer. Available May  1. Phone days 86-2551.  DO YOU HAVE A PROBOEJM?  Can't iparfe recreational vehicles  in your own' yard?  Do  you come to the  Sunshine  Coast for the weekend?  Have to brinig your R.V. with  :   you each time?  Do ferry costs iget hiigh after a  few trips?  Leave it here. Pick it up when  you come up again.  If this seems like your best bet,  Write to Box 2067, Coast News1.  OAP has new president  Mobile, Home Sites  7'.-   Gower Point  500 r 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. 7  The Vernons  886-2887 or 886-2894  RITZ MOTEL ��� Rates by day,  week or monthly. Commercial  and crew rates. Full housekeeping. Electric heat. 886-2401, Gib*  sons.         ''   .  Mobile home space available.  Sunshine Coast Trailer Park,  Gibsons 886-9826.  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 TORBf  Business executive wishes to  rent or lease for 6 months or  longer, waterfront home, Sechelt  to. Pender Harbour area. Phone  Vancouver 112-980-1196.  RCMP constable and wife require home to rent in Gibsons  area. Phone H. Anderson, 886-  7492.  3 bedroom family home. Phone  886-2908.    X  Wanted, 2 or 3 bedroom house  in Pender Harbour area. Phone  883-2523.  PETS  Doberman x shepherd x Labrador puppies. Phong 886-7065.  Homes wanted for 2 kittens and  one female calico cat. Will de-  liver.  Phone 88*6-7018.  Homes wanted for adult female  cat and four kittens. Phone 886-  72127  SAMOYED PUPS  Adorable. From $75 up. Phone  886-2160.  Poodles, grooming, clipping.  Years of experience. Phone 886-  2601.  FOUND  Tuesday morning, on the; beach  near Gospel Rock, a blue^green  budgie. Owner please phone 886-  2513. ���  Found at Post Office: Keycase  with keys and 1969 license tag  number 304861. Owner may  claim at Coast News office.  Found on reserve at Gibsons, a  chinchilla. Owner please phone  112-939-1377.  Found at Kelly Road, off Gower  Point Road, about 10 days ago,  a gold and purple Mount Elphinstone nedlcerchieif. Owner may  claim at the Coast News.  foas  FIREWOOD: Alder or fir, $18  cord, $10 y2 cord, any length,  split, delivered and piled. 886-  2467 evenings.  COAL  Drumheller Lump  ���Drumheller Egg  Heatglow Briquettes  pratt road  Auto wreckers  Phone 886-9535      SUNSHINE COAST  ENTERPRISES  Alder  wood,   any   length,   $20  cord; Totem logs $la box. Ph  886-9988.  Coast News, April 21, 1971.      5  Split alder, any length, $18 a  cord, $9 pickup load. Phone 886-  7233.  Firewood, x/2 cord alder, split,  $10. Phone 886-2717.     XEROX COPYING  Real estate operators are finding use of, our Xerox machine a  valuable asset in the copying of  map locations.  The April meeting of Branch  38, Old Age Pensioners' Organ-"  ization, at the Health Centre,  Monday, April 19, had Mr. L.  MacLaren in the chair, with  Mrs. E. Halstead, acting secretary, due to the illness of secretary, Mrs. R. Silyerton. Thfee  new members were welcomed',  Mrs*. Mairjorie Parry, Mr. T.  Parry and Mrs. M. Myers. Reading of the March minutes were  approved, moved by Mrs. N.  Haley ��� and seconded by Mrs.  Huhtala.  The provincial board minutes  and the minutes of the executive meeting were read. The  treasurer's report was approved, moved by Mr. Stan Spiers,  seconded by Mr. H. Maskell..  A letter of resignation from  Mr. W. Graham was received,  moved by Mr. Bray, seconded  by Mrs. Huhtala that the resignation be accepted, the officers  moving up with Mr. L. MacLaren as president, Mrs. Elizabeth  Halstead and Mr. H. Maskell,  vice presidents' with Mrs. Huhtala elected director.  The Spring Tea, April 30 at  the Health Centre, Gibsons, from  2 to 4 p.m. was discussed, with  Mrs. Margaret Swan as convenor. Memibers were asked to help  -with TV and card tables, and  donations for the tea and bake  .sale. Those having tables and -  requiring transportation for  same, please.phone Mr. MacLaren at 886-9829. The public is  most cordially invited to the  Spring Tea, so come and bring  a friend. Mrs. Ellen Chambera_n  gave her Sunshine report, with  one sympathy, eight birthday  and three get well cards going  to  members   since  the March  meeting.  Mrs. Nora Haley was appointed delegate to the provincial  convention June 16, 17 iand 18 at  Quesnel. Mrs. Dadswel! donated  a band loomed bag for the ralf-  ��� fie, which was won by Mrs.  Telford.  Arts group show  Now showing at the Gallery  Shop in Sechelt is a disiplay by  the Arts Studio 71 group, recently studying under Mrs. Frances  Faminow of the Double Door  Gallery on Lonsdale, North Van-  ' couver.  A variety of mediums are displayed, including pencil line  drawing, india ink with wax resist, paintillism, transfer collage  and pastel and oil painting.  Artists! showing include May  Garnett, Lottie Campbell, Do-Teen Wootton, Trudy Small, Jo  Small, Lillian Honeybunn, Barbara Pinkney, Isabel McPhedran, Wally ValenCius and Vivian Chamberlin.  TWO-DAY WORKSHOP  Communication* ���- the bridge  over troubled water ��� will be  the theme of a two-day workshop led by Rod- Booth, host of  Sunday Magazine on CKWX,  Friday and Saturday, May 7 and  8 in the United Church Hall.  The Friday session runs from  8 to 10:30 p.m. and Saturday  from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. There  will be a registration fee. Bring  your Saturday lunch. Coffee will  be provided. For further information call 886-2951.  Roberts Creek School Parents Auxiliary  Rummage, Tea & Bake Sale  Friday, April 30 - 1 - 3 p_.ni. -  ROBOTS CREEK COMMUNITY HALL  REFRESHMENTS AVAILABLE  SECHELT AND DISTRICT ASSOCIATION  FOR RETARDED CHILDREN  Annual General Meeting  TUESDAY, MAY 4, 7:30 p.m.  SUNSHINE SCHOOL ��� School Road, Gibsons  EVERYONE  WELCOME  PLEASE COME  Senior Citizens Association  Branch 69  TEA & BAKE SALE  WHITE ELEPHANT, etc.  MAY 1st, 2 to 4 p.m.  SECHELT LEGION HALL  Mrs. Isabel Dawson will open the event  Village of Gibsons  FIRE PERMIT SEASON  MAY 1 to OCTOBER 31, 1971  Effective May 1st, burning permits are required for open  fires under the Forest Act. Residents within the Village of  Gibsons may apply for a permit at the Municipal Office during regular office hours 10 a.m. to 12 noon and 1 to 4:30 p.m.  Permits must be obtained BEFORE setting an open fire.  No permit is necessary when burning in a container covered with a screen. Permits may be cancelled at any time.  April 23, 1971  Gibsons, B.C.  David Johnston,  Municipal Clerk.  Coast News, April 28, 1971.      5  Hospital Week  tea is planned  Pender Harbour Hospital Auxiliary's April 14 meeting in Madeira Park Legion hall with Mrs.  Gooldrup presiding decided to  commemorate Hospital Week in  early May with a membership  tea on May 12 at 2 p.m.  As guests there will be Mrs.  S. E. Knight, lower mainland  regional representative; Miss A.  Hopkins RB, director of nursing  and Mrs. Jeffs, Lions Gate Hospital Auxiliary president. All  active and associate members  are invited to attend this function.  The lower mainland regional  coniference will be held at Surrey Memorial hospital, Wed.,  May 5. A chartered bus leaving  Sechelt at 5:45 a.m. will return  on the 4:55 ferry. Those planning on attending please phone  Mrs. Gooldrup at 883-2659 for  transportation to Sechelt.  The auxiliary is seeking a  good sized mirror for the Mini-  Thrift shop so if you have one  a donation of the same* would  be weliooime. Plans are being  prepared for a Fish Derby, July  3 and 4. The next meeting will-  be the May 12 tea in the Legion  Hall, Madeira Park.  Visits Rebekahs  Sunshine Rebekah Lodge heard  an inspiring address following a  supper, when assembly president Marie Prior of Kelowna No.  26 lodge visited Sechelt lodge.  Visitors included Alice Cherry, ���  Elsie Hutchins PNG, Evelyn  Begg PNG of Gibsons; Hilda  Sfchad, assembly treasurer,  Teshquoit, Powell River; Bernice Hopkins^ past assembly  treasurer of Powell River; Edith  Boniface, Hattie Rushant, Margaret Konopalak, Ida Hicks,  WalJJy Schad, past grand Alice  Beecham all of Powell River and  Hilda Tuck, of Kelowna No. 36.  There were 22 members of the  local lodge present and the supper was catered by Roberts!  Creek Hospital Auxiliary. President Catherine Smith will hold  -a home-coming at Ladner Chil-  ukthan No. 57 oh April 24. Several local members will attend 7  this function.       -..7-.  SPONSORS WANTED  The annual Miles for MiMions  Walkathon will be held Sunday,  May 2, in Vancouver. Funds  raised are to aid developing  countries. Anyone wishing to  sponsor Denise Quarry, a walker from Gibsons, please call  886-9892.  MRS. ETHEL MARTIN  Mary Ethel Martin who lived  .in Gibsons .from, around 1923 to  1943, died in Comox Rest Home  April 19. The Martins were  known as janitors for the school  m Gibsons at that time. She  leaves two daughters:, Mrs. R.  (Nelie) Black, Campbell River,  and Mrs. R. (Margaret) Glassford, Qualicum Beach; six grand  children, 12 great-grandchildren  and one great-great-grandchild.  A memorial service was held  Thursday, April 22 at Qualicum  Beach.  Fellow workers honor pair  JOHN HARPER  Designer, Cabinetmaker  Carpenter  REASONABLE PRICES  886-7065  ��� ^ �� ��� -   ��� ��� ��� ��� ���1|-1 ,-m-i -! ���, ri_ -,  A group of departmental' workers honored the retirement after 20 years service at Port Mellon of Clarence Graham and N.  J. Marleau, along with others  who had retired earler at a Cedars Inn function Saturday, April 24.  They were presented with engraved wrist watches and Mr.  Grahaim received a steam pressure gauge which was mounted  on a plaque. The gauge, which  had been around for quite a  while, was used as a comparison  of its durability and that of Mr.  Graham.  Both men will be missed within the department as each had  outstanding work records and  neither had lost a day's work  through sickness or accident.  Mr. Graham will be moving  soon to Manitoba and Mr. Marleau will be gardening again this  summer.  BOWLING  E & M BOWLADROME  High scores for the week:  Mavis Stanltey 734 (283), Dan  Weinhandl 737 (282).  Teachers: Jack Mullen 273,  Dan Robinson 619 (251), Fred  Swanson 624, Dan Weinhandl  737 (282, 270).  Thurs. Nite: Mavis Stanley 734  (238, 283), Hugh Inglis 727, Taffy  Greig 710 (250, 263), . Evelyn  Prest 605, Kris Josephson 626,  Tom Stenner 624, Rick Simpkins  6Q1, Art Holden 624.  Week End Special  ALGINURE  (ORGANIC SEAWEED FERTILIZER)  BUY ONE GALLON - GET/UWTHER Bff  Limited Supply  Murray's Garden & Pet Supplies  GIBSONS  aLMiimniinnuiunwmmuiutuiiiumnmuumn  niuitttutuuuiumiuntuuuuuuuHnt^  SOFTBALL  Ladies Practice ��� Everyone Welcome  Thursday, May 9, 6:30 p.m.  Elphinstone Field  5 TEAMS THIS YEAR FROM SUNSHINE COAST,  SQUAMISH,  PEMBERTON FOR  COMPETITION  AGE LIMIT 16 to 76  COME AND HAVE A RALJ.!  Further Information ��� 886-2423  Important Meeting  Give Your Kids A Chance  TO PLAY!  The Sporting activities of the children of this  community are dependent on the interest and  co-operation of the parents.  Please attend the meeting.. Monday. May 3, 7:30 p.m.  Gibsons Athletic Association at Armour's Beach, Gibsons  Meet the new executive:  President Doug Elson ��� 886-2041  Vice-Pres. Eric Smidbower ��� 886-7240  Secretary, Joyce Suveges ��� 886-7264  Notice to B.C. Hydro Customers  Effective Monday, May 3,1971, the B.C. Hydro and Power  Authority Office Hours at the Sechelt District Office, for the summer  period, will be 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday ANDY  CAPP  ---1   !������:   :?$���  Consumers#  news  and   views  'A-l+.^irM*  At times most of us receive  mail we do not want, advertising leaflets, magazine subscription forms and record or book  club offers. This kind of mail is  a perfectly legitimate way , of  doing business and it is strictly  up to the recipient to decide  whether he wants to pay any attention to this method of selling  or not.  But what do you do when you  receive a credit card you never  asked for, a COD parcel you  never ordered, or a package of  Christmas cards you did not request?  Unsolicited mail is annoying,  and in some cases, it is illegal.  The Consumers' Association of  Canada would like to draw your  attention to some business mailing practices you should know  about.  With the record and book clubs  the most common complaint is  getting merchandise that was  not ordered. In accepting one of  the specials giving a free trial or  a free offer, the first shipment  usually contains a message saying, in effect, "If you don't want  more, send a card saying so ��� if  you would like more, do nothing."  Often the recipient does not  read the enclosed information  thoroughly, and not understanding the conditions, fails to return the card. At other times, it  THERMO-ENGRAVED  by the creators of The Bouquet Invitation Line  THERMO-ENGRAVING is rich, raised lettering. .  with the luxurious distinction of fine craftsmanship  ���but costs about half as much as you'd expect...  and is ready within a week. .*'  Many other styles from which to choose.  Coast News  Phone 886-2622  #*><#^*M><>*M#*><������_>_^l*��#**^*��j��j*#^yM^^^^  r/4-fHICN NEW/  Knits and shorts are the hottest things in young fashion today. Put them together and you  come up with sizzlers.  Shorts are going everywhere  in all temperatures ��� on the  long-and-lean, the not-so-_ong  and not-so-lean, and every conceivable shape of a teen. And  you can find them in everything  frOm frayed denims and buckskins to pale panne velvets and  embroidered organzas.  Looks run from peasant to Victorian pao-ior variety. Favorite  footwear is usually a boot or a  platform sandal, but don't ibe  surprised to see some young  girl trip out in a pump and look  fabulous. The young have a  knack for pulling the short story  together.  Sometimes shorts turn to  skorts ��� micro-miniskirts so micro that they must be worn  with shorts under them Intended  for young fashion fillies only.  GILMORE'S  VARIETY  SHOP  SEWING NEEDS, BUTTERICK PATTERNS���Sechelt, Ph. 885-9343  HOWE SOUND 5, 10, 15 CENT STORE  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-9852  For AU Your SEWING NEEDS, SIMPLICITY PATTERNS  0. G. DOUGLAS VARIETY & PAINTS  McCall's Patterns, Laces, Remnants & Singer Supplies  Sunnycrest Plaza, Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-2615  TASELLA SHOPPE  FOR YOUR YARDGOODS ��� Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-9331  may be a case of clerical error  or a prankster sending in coupons and orders in another person's name. *���  A particularly objectionable  practice is that of sending merchandise by COD to persons who  have recently died. A survivor  in the household - often accepts  the -goods believing that they  were actually ordered by the deceased before death. It is against  the law to send any article by  COD which has not been ordered  or requested. ~  As far as credit cards are concerned, there is nothing illegal  about sending unsolicited credit  cards through the'mail although  Consumers' Association of Can-,  ada would like to see the practice made illegal. It is entirely  up to you to decide if you want  to keep and use the card, 'but if  you do not want it, be on the  safe side and destroy the card  so that no one else can use it.  You should note an important  condition that almost invariably  accompanies each card that goes  something like this: "The card  holder named hereon agrees to  pay for all purchases made by  any person using tliis card until  the company has received written notice of its loss or theft."  Consumers' Association of Can  ada feel very "strongly about this  matter of unsolicited credit  cards and advise returning the  mutilated card to the sender  with a letter of protest against  this method of promotion.  Items such as Christmas seals  key tag services or Easter seals  are sent with a request for a donation or with a definite charge  for the item. However, this is  viewed as a generally acceptable  method of raising funds for charitable purposes and very seldom  results in a complaint.  Greeting cards mailed to the  home are usually accompanied  with a request for payment of a  stated sum and suggesting that  the money sent will benefit handicapped persons. The post office now requires that a notice  be included with the shipment  stating that you do not have to  pay the return postage and are  under under no legal obligation  either to purchase the cards or  to return them.  From the individual consumer's point of view, the Post Office Act states that once an article is posted it becomes the  property of the addressee. How-'  ever, any individual has the pri-.  vilege   of   refusing   mail.   Just  mark it 'refused,'  sign it.  and  return   it   to   the   Post   Office  where it will be disposed of in  accordance with  postal regulations. It is entirely up to the consumer   to   decide   whether   he  should keep it or return unsolicited material.' In your own best  interest,  however,   it  would be  wise to return the  material to  the Post Office. Here are a few  important points to keep in mind  when   dealing   with   unsolicited  mail:  ���Read all offers carefully.  ���Understand the conditions of  acceptance   of   any   unsolicited  proposition.  ���You are not required to pay  for unordered merchandise.  ���It is against the law to send  unordered merchandise COD.  ���Check all invoices carefully.  ���If you do not wish to retain  unsolicited material, mark it refused and return it to the post  office.  ���Report any suspected misuse  oi the mails to the post office department, Ottawa.  FIRST WATER SKIERS?  Whirligig beetles are fun to  watch as they glide over the surface of our ponds and streams.  If a .pebble is tossed among  them, they race albout at high  speed in a mad frenzy of circles,  loops and zig-zags*. When pursued, they dive_ to the bottom  and hide. Whirligigs are oval,  flattened and black with a metallic sheen and range from a  quarter to half an inch in length.  They use their front legs for  holding mosquitoes, midges and  other prey while the second and  third  pairs   of legs   are short,  broad paddles. Their eyes are  one of their most interesting  features. They are divided into  7two parts, one half keeping a  lookout for enemies: overhead  and the other for attacks from  below. Some species give off a  protective milky fluid with an  odor like apple seeds.  Have you rare sheets of music? If so we can copy them for  you on our Xerox machine at the  Coast News ��� while you wait.  Coast News  NEVENS RADIO % TV  DEALER  FOR  PHILIPS  ZENITH  FLEETWOOD  ADMIRAL  RUGS & FURNITURE  SALES & SERVICE  To all Makes  Phone 886-2280  Dl|��i���'S a low-pnc  ii^allfour  mc  ���^|���|^*?^;':'WCg^^;���-���?^^?W'���*^^  Orii-tS-ze  cRin-size  Sport-size  It may be much easier than you think tos  afford a new Pontiac. Because this year  there are bargain-priced models in aH  four Pontiac sizes.  Pocket-size Ventura n is our newest  Pontiac and our smallest���at Pontiac's  smallest price. Now small car lovers can  join the Pontiac family.  Trim-size T-37 is so cost conscious, 85%  of North American cars cost more than  its trimmest price*!  Full-size Laurentian, the lowest-priced  big Pontiac, gives you features such as a  Don't forget to buckle up for safety.  dent-resistant grille divider you just can't  get on other cars.  Sport-size Firebird is our basic sports  car���if you consider a car as exciting as  our lowest-priced Firebird a basic  anything.  Size up the '71 Pontiac that fits your  needs and your budget.  Do it today���at your  Pontiac dealer's.  *Based on published manufacturers'  suggested retail prices, compared  with T-37 Pillar Coupe.  Some of the equipment illustrated or described is optional at extra cost.  ��&  \bu may win up to  ,000  Ask for full details at  your participating Pontiac dealer's.  You can enter  GM'sMONEYMILES  SWEEPSTAKES  if you're 16 or over and have  a valid driver's license.  You don't have to buy  a thing. Entries must be -  in by May 31,1971.  PX-1171C Reiiort from Recreation Centre  The R^eation Centre committee i/Zpfeased to be in the  position/fo bring you up-to-date  as to tf.f present status of this  worthwhile and  satisfying pro-  iECHElT JEWELLERS  GUARANTEED  WATCH &JEWaRY  REPAIRS  885-2421  Kityrmtmm'  l*^^*S^^^^H*^l^^^*0+^*^0*0+0+*^0^^^^0+^+^*+  Blake C. Alderson, D.C.  CHIROPRACTOR  Post Office Building, Sechelt  TUES.. WED., THURS., FRI.  10:30-5:30  SATURDAY 9:30 - 1:M  Phone  Office 885-2333���Res. 8M-2S21  jeiot. It is the committee's consensus that, due to the great  support we have received over  the past years, the public is entitled to be brouighit up-to-date,  E. Hensch, coanmittee chairman  reports.  In March 1968, the Sechelt and  District Chaimiber of Commerce  steering* comimittee selected as  its No. 1 priority' project to support a necessary, comimiunity or  civic centre to serve the entire  ' Sunshine Coast. Support, in principle, for this project was immediately received from the  Pender Harbour and Gilbsons  Chambers of Oom___erce7  Based on population dSstribu-  tion and geographical areas1, a  voluntary comimittee comprising  of 15 memibers was formed in  late suimmer of 1968. This com-  miittee contacted in writing, every organization, service clubs,  Sechelt village) council, school  board, regional board and hospital board and others with the  request to forward, in writing,  whether or not they would support, in principle, a Recreation  Centre, which would accommodate the needs for the majority  of people on the Sunshine Coast.  Returns on  file will indicate  ANWSWICE  COVERING REPAIRS TO  HOUSEHOLD APPLIANCES  CROWHURST APPLIANCE SERVICE  PHONE 886-7775  1637 Marine Drive, Gibsons  CANADIAN RADIO-TELEVISION COMMISSION  The Canadian Radio-Television Comriiissidn will1 hold a Public Hearing in the Bayshore Inn, Vancouver, B.C., commencing on Tuesday, May 18, at 9:30 a._n_��� to consider/ among)  other matters, the following application:  licence renewal of the following CATV broadcasting undertaking licence expiring July 11, 1971  .Location licensee  Gibsons Landing Area, B.C. 7100753..Northwest Communications Ltd.  From' the date of this Notice, no new information may be  filed by the applicants regarding their applications.  For the proper conduct of the Hearing, it is iimperaltive that  the requirements of the Board of Broadcast Gavei-KMs' Procedure Regulations be strictly followed. Any comment or opposition in respect of the above mentioned matter should) be  filed with' the Secretary, on or before May 6, 1971, in^twenty  (20) copies.  iCopies of the Regulations may be obtained from Information Canada*, Publications Division, 171 Slater Street, Ottawa,  Ontario.  Persons wishing to inspect briefs submitted with respect to  the albove matter, may do so during regular office hours aifl  the offices of the Commission, 100 Metcalfe Street, Ottawa,  Ontario.  Further copies of this Notice may be obtained by writing?  to the undersigned. RTC-18-16-4-71.  F. K. Foster,  '    ��� Secretaiy. 7  White Elephant  Ii  MAY 1st 1:30  Gibsons Rod and Gun Club  Sunshine Coast Highway  Those with donations to make please contact any  Gun Club Member  or Phone 886-2350, 886 9600 or 886-9835  Support your local Rod and Gun Club  that a substantial positive res*-  ponse was received. Enabling  the committee1 to carry on with  the feasibility study and others,  it was arranged to sell $5 pre-  numbered certificates which, if  the project should come into being, would be credited towards  the first years' membership fee.  The source of revenue, coupled1  with outright donations1, has given a total income of approximately $2,850 to date. Total expenditure has been $1,250 leaving a balance at Feb. 1 of $1,600  Architect's fees cost $1,250 and  a mail survey $150.  After the committee received  all* the feedbacks froon the public through the surveys and  other means, a priority of recreation requirements was established. This was followed by special meetings with emphasis on  the various construction stages,  eliminating possible, unnecessary  expenses during future expansion programs. It was based on  this that it was decided to .for-"'  muillate essential facilities for development of phase one, as follows:  Combination standard ice arena and curling. During off-season, this area can be used for  many recreation purposes, roller skating, lacrosse, tennis,  conventions, wrestling, boxing  and exhibits.  A mezzanine auditorium to  seat approximately 500 people.  Said area can be divided up in  different rooms. Facilities will  be made available for our senior citizens; '  Development of picnic grounds  and other demanding facilities.  The project status to date includes successful negotiations  with the provincial lands de*-  partment for approximately 116  acres of prime land for recreation purposes. Please take time  and have a look at this property  with the two beautiful creeks  flowing through, and the excellent stand of ti_n|ber.  The Sunshine Coast Lions club  and B.C. Hydro personnel have  slashed . out7survey lines to be  followed immediately by the topographical survey, with the as-  sistance of four students from  Elphinstone Secondary school.  Further negotiations are required with professional recreational^ personnel, local gov-  efnhieht'.'"'"arid Organizations before the final cost figures for  the proposals can officially be  announced. On behallf of the  committee, I wish to take this  -opportunity7 to thank all concerned who have, in one way or  another, participated in this important project. I am sure that,  through further cor operation,  sound planning, efficient and effective negotiations, we can all  enjoy the long-awaited and urgently needed^ recreation facilities in the not too distant future.  Over 30 meetings have been  held since 1968, with an average  participation of 10 memibers at  all times. Every meeting is supported by proper minutes. All  actions taken by this coimmittee  to date, and every' statement  made in this report, can be ful_y  substantiated by proper documentation.  Inspection for  Mallorn Tree  Renewal oif the business license for the Legal Front Mallorn Tree premises in Sedhelt  has been held up pending the  result of an inspection by building and health inspectors.  The problem came before Sechelt's council at its second  meeting in the month on April  21. This case has been longstanding and the new inspection  will be made by the building  inspector for the village and a  health inspector from Coast-  Garibaldi Health Unit. The results of this inspection will be  turned over to the owner of the  property, and Sechelt's council.  Action beyond this point will  depend on what the report to  council will state. If need be  council would ciall a; special  meeting to approve the business license.  Have you rare sheets of music? If so we can copy them for  you on our Xerox machine at the  Coast News ��� while you wait.  Coast News  Coast News, April 28, 1971.       7  Golden Hand  Guide awards  Gibsons 2nd Brownie pack held  a Golden Hand ceremony on  March 23. Receiving their awards were Margaret Duncan,  Christine Irvine, Melanie Mahlr  man and Gail Head. The pack's  fairy Godmother and the girls'  parents were treated to refreshments.  April 28 is the date set for a  Brownie Fly-iup at the United'  Church Hall at 7 p.m>. Parents  are cordially invited.  May, 4, 7:30 p.m. is the time  set for the next L.A. meeting  when L. A. members will be hosting a dessert party for the Guiders. All ladies are reminded to  fast during the previous week.  New memibers are always welcome.  CANADIAN RADIO-TELEVISION COMMISSION  The Canadian Radio-Television Commission will hold a Public Hearing in the Bayshore Inn, Vancouver, B.C., commencing on Tuesday, May 18, 1971, at 9:30 a.m., to consider among  other matters, the following application:  GIBSONS LANDING, B.C. 7002652  Application by Northwest Communications Ltd. for authority  to amend its broadcasting undertaking (CATV) licence for  Gibsons Landing, B.C. to increase the monthly service charge  from $5.00 to $5.50.  From' the date of this Notice, no new information may be*  filed by the applicant regarding his application.  Any comment or opposition in respect of the adbove-mention-  ed matter should be filed with the Secretary, on or before  May 6, 1971, in twenty (20) copies.  Copies of the Procedure Regulations may be obtained from  Information Canada, Jriibiications Division, 171 Slater Street,  Ottawa, Ontario.      . >.. '  Persons wishing to inspect briefs submitted with respect to  tine above matter, may do so during regular office hours aifc  the offices of the Commission, 100 Metcalfe Sfcreet, Ottawa-,  Ontario.  Further copies of this Notice may be obtained by writing to  the und*ersiigned. RTC-19-19-4-71  Franklin Delaney,  Secreta_y.  COAST NEWS WANT ADS ARE REAL SALESMEN  1966 FORD GALAXIE 500 2 dr. H.T.  V8, Automatic, radio ' ��� C__H ���_l'*tC  ; New tires _______ ____   ^PI I jr J)  1968 CHEVROLET IMPALA 2 dr. H.T.  V8, Automatic, Power Steering  and Brakes, radio ^1^__^__C  Fully Reconditioned' ���    **P l#X?  1969 ENVOY B>IC SL 4 dr. Sedan  New tires 4tl ^CV-ET  A-l Condition    ���*PI__��b^f3  1961 CONSUL &Q*%  4 dr. Sedan    ��**K^_*J  1970 MAZDA 1500 4 dr. Sedan  Radio, low mileage ^|QQP  1965 PLYMOUTH FURY U  4 dr. Sedan CAOC  V8, Automatic ���    ZpT'VD  1961 VAUXHALL VICTOR  4 dr. Sedan���_____________  $125  1965 CHEVROLET IMPALA S.S.  2 d_% Hardtop, V8, Automatic, Radio,  Power Steering  and Brakes   $1195  1969 VAUXHALL VIVA 2 dr.  Hi performance Engine ^H^____T  Low mileage     ^r ��� ��� ^__r  1968 CHEVROLET 4 dr. Sedan  155 hp. 6 cyl.  Automatic    __  $1195  1963 FORD COUNTRY SEDAN St. Wagon.  V8, Automatic, motor has      ^Oft__T  just been overhauled ______   *PO^T^  1968 CHRYSLER NEWPORT 4 dr. Sedan  V8, Automatic,  P.S. tflQQCT  P.B., Radio     ���___   Zpl^^3  Many More Units To Choose From  THIS WEEK'S "FIRESTONE" TIRE SPECIAL  B78x14 (6:45x14) DELUW CHAMPION FIRESTONE Tubeless ��� 78 Series  SUP-R-BELT WHITEWA1L TIRES ��� REGULAR $39.30  ONLY AT CHESS ENTERPRISES LTD.  95  INSTALLED  Limited Supply  COMPARE OUR TIRE PRICES ��� You will never buy tires elsewhere once you have!  CHESS ENTERPRISES Ltd  886-2237 GIBSONS, B.C.  llfSMHEDS Letters to Editor  - --.    ���  Editor: The Hitch-hiking Ban  Imposed by Police headlines of  the'April 21 issue tell of RCMP  advice to stop picking up hitc->  hikers ancfc fortells of a cllaimp-  ing down on the so-called hitchhiking menace.  The menace as I see it consists of a car stopping to pick  someone up causing following  traffic to pass, which in certain  instances might cause a car to  cross the divider line. TUiis is  understandably dangerous but  could be remedied rapidly and  easily at the root of the problem, physical space, but unfortunately is to. be dealt with  through police action and impos  ing restrictions on people.  Creation   of   a   pull-out   area  I        Centennial        I  | BOTTLE DRIVE - CLEAN IIP j  | Friday afternoon April 30 ��� 12 to 3 p.m. ��  | Park Ave. in Roberts Creek to Langdale Elementary School j  j including Gibsons, Gower Point, Roberts Creek, Granthams, |f  g Hopkins, Langdale I  |  Sponsored by the Government of Elphinstone Secondary Sch. g  3 H  % Proceeds to the Sunshine Coast Retarded Children's Assoc. ����  %.      Grade 12 diplomas; School Government Travel Fund  If     Band, Drama, U.N., etc; School Government Book Grant  H5  S       Coast News, April 28, 1971.  near the terminali Would enable  cars to safely pull out and pick  up hitch-hikers . allowing for  smooth traffic flow. A pull-out  area could be constructed cheaply and easily and. woiuld surely  ease congestion on an aUready  overtaxed ferry and highway  system. It is no solution to a  problem when these simple physical remedies are ignored in favor of social con-rod. Bicycling  and hitching are rapidly becoming important factors in efforts  to save the environment.  Unless something is done to  promote these life saving means  of transportation, we will end  up with an automoibile choked,,  noisy and polluted suburb suffering from the common and unenlightened dependence on the  automobile. I urge concerned  citizens to write the RCMP,  Gibsons, urging construction of  a pull-out area near the ferry  terminal. Producing less ferry  traffic and allowing more people  lo travel without clogging the  air with noise and fumes seems  a far imlore attractive possibility than extending police action  to stop hitchJhikin(g.  ���KEN  DALGLEISH,  Roberts Creek.  #_���  UG'S  APPLIANCES  Speed Queen  Safes & Service  A Complete Slock of Parts  Specializing in Speed Queen Service  Gibsons  Phone 886-7244 days; after 6 886-7560  Editor: On April 14 I lost the  diamond out of my engagement  ring on the Powell River bus  that leaves Vancouver at 6:15.  1 gave the driver my name  and address. I hadi never seen  the man before,, he was a substitute because the regular driver had the flu. On Sunday I  was phoned by Mr. George Hopkins saying they had found it  and were returning it to me.  Isn't this a newsworthy item  for the Coast News? I feel the  integrity of all who had anything  lo do with looking for it and  returning it should be recognized, and that this area should  know.  I haven't written the Peninsula  Times because I've had no use  iCor their type of news ��� never  read the rag (in my opinion).  If you do decide to use this I'd  be most grateful. We get too  much of the opposite now.  ���IRIS SMITH.  Editor: On behalf of Kinsmen  of Gibsons I thank you for the  publicity given by the Coast  News for the blood clinic and  helping to make it a success. I  also thank the 83 people who  made the precious contribution  of their life-saving blood. Gratefully,  ���Dennis Morgan,  Chairman.  BRIAN'S AUTO BODY  & PAINTING Ltd.  OPEN FOR BUSINESS - MONDAY, MAY 3rd  ALL AUTO - TRUCK - BOATS - APPLIANCES  GLASS INSTALLATION   -   VINYL TOPS  * ^s  BODY SHOP  Collision Insurance work  a SPECIALTY  We take DENTS  out of ACCIDENTS  Have your  BRIAN'S AUTO BODY  & PAINTING Ltd  ��__  885-9844  Next fo the PENINSULA DRIVE IN  SECHELT  REPLACEMENT WINDOW  20% off  WITH FREE SCREENS  FREE ESTIMATES    ���    NO CONTRACTS    ���    10CAILY SERVICED  A COMPLETE GLASS AND WINDOW SERVICE  GIBSONS GLASS  i  886-7141  Division of Blaney Antique Mirror & THe Ltd.  NORTH ROAD, Gibsons  PURITAN 10 oz.  TOMATO or VEGETABLE  FIRST GRADE  1 .b. PRINTS  WEY'S BANQUET  DILLS, 48 oz.  NALLEY'S  4 varieties, 12 oz.  Bleach  FRENCH MAID  128 oz.  59c per  FR$H, SPICED JUST RIGHT  GREW  SOLID HEADS  Open 6 Days A Week  To Serve You Better  FOOD CENTRE  GIBSONS ��� Phone 886-2522  MOTTO  885-9844 Coast News, April 28, 1971.  9  Welcome to the  Floorshine Coast  HOWE SOUND  JANITOR SERVICE  Specialists in Cleaning  Floor Waxing, Spray buffing  and Window Cleaning  RUG SHAMPOOING  Phone 886-7131, Gibsons  UPHOLSTERY  UAL & MAY AUBIN  Samples brought to your home  Livingroom furniture a specialty  Phone 885-9575  DUBE CONSTRUCTION  GENERAL BUILDING  and. Repair Work  Specializing in Cabinet  and Finishing Work  All Work Guaranteed  Phone 886-2019  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  SECHELT TOWING & SALVAGE  .. ������ 7!;J_TD;7  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,R1.  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2116  TASHLA SHOP  Ladies ��� Mens ��� Childrens  Wear ��� Yard  Goods ��� Wool  and Staples ��� Bedding  Linens  Dial 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  SIM Elf CTRIC Ltd.  ELECTRICAL   CONTRACTORS  Sechelt ��� Phone 885-2062  C & s  HARDWARE  APPLIANCES  Sechelt ��� 885-9713  SECHELT CHAIN SAW CENTRE  LTD.  SALES &  SERVICE  Chain Saws ��� Outboards  Boats ' ��� Marine Supplies  Sechelt 885-9626  NEED TIRES?  Come in to  COASTAL TIRES  at the S-BENDS en  Highway 101  Phone 886-2700  STUCCO  NEW OR OLD HOUSES  MASONRY  GAMBIER CONSTRUCTION  FRANK FRITSCH  886-9505, Box 522, Gibsons  GIBSONS MARINE SERVICE Lfd.  at ESSO MARINE  Boat Hauling  Gas, Diesel Repairs, Welding  EVINRUDE SALES  O.M.C. Parts and Service  Phone 886-7411  A. and D.  BUILDING CONTRACTORS  Roberts Creek  Phone 886-9825  RICHARD F. KENNETT  NOTARY PUBLIC  Ph. 886-21481  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 anytime  FOR  Cycle Sales and Service  SEE  NUTS & BOLTS  ON THE WHARF  ALL MODELS AVAILABLE  ROBERTS CREEK DRY WALL  Taping and Fillirig by hand  and Machine  Spraytex Sparkle Ceilings  Free Estimates at any time  GOOD SERVICE  Phone 886-7193  Phone 886-2808  TWIN CREEK LUMBER  & BUILDING SUPPLIES Ud.  Everything for your building  needs  Free estimates  i  LAND  SURVEYING  ROY & WAGENAAR  SURVEYS  1525 Robson St.  Vancouver 5 Pb. 681-9142  Zenith 6430  Sechelt 885-2332  -  ' i  GIBSONS HEATING  Serving Sunshine Coast  All types of heating  and hot water  installations and service  Call JACK CURRIE  Phone 886-7380  OCEANSIDE FURNITURE  & CABINET SHOP  HARDWOOD SPECIALISTS  Custom Designed Furniture  Kitchen and bathroom  cabinetry  Remodelling  R. BIRKIN  Beach Ave., Roberts Creek  Phone 886-2551  AtTON ELECTRIC LTD.  RESIDENTIAL  INDUSTRIAL  MARINE WIRING  ELECTRIC HEAT  LINEWORK  886-7244  CLIFFS BOATS  & ACCESSORIES LTD.  BOAT SALES  Pleasure and Commercial  FISHING SUPPLIES  CUFF OLSEN  Ph. 885-9819 ��� Res. 885-9400  Benner Block Box 324  Sechelt Sechelt  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 Lid.  Serving  the Sunshine Coast  General Freight from     "  Vancouver to all points  Heavy Hauling  Furniture Moving  Warehouses: Gibsons 886-2172  Seehelt 885-2118  MACK'S JUffiSERY  Sunshine Coast Highway  Shrubs, Fruit Trees, Plants  Landscaping, Pruning Trees  Peat Moss & Fertilizer  Licensed for Pesticide Spraying  Phone  886-2684  LEN WRAfS TRANSFER LM;  Household Moving & Storage  Coinplete Packing      %; ���  Packing Materials for  Sale  Member Allied Van Lines  Phone 886-2664 ��� R.R-l Gibsons  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Everything   for   your   building  needs  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2283  BILL McPHEDRAN  Electrical Contractor  Free Estimates  886-7477  wmx  M/T CONSTRUCTION  GENERAL &    '  ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS  Oh the Sunshine Coast  Mike Thomas ��� 886-7405  Write Box 709,  Gibsons, B.C.  VILLAGE STORE  GIBSONS  Phone" 886-7460  Always a fresh stock of  Groceries, Meats, Confectionery  SHOP FROM 10 to 10  7 DAYS A WEEK  SICOTTE BULLDOZING Lfi  * LAND CLEARING  * ROAD BUILDING  * CRANE and GRADER  SERVICE  Phone 886-2357  PENINSULA STUCCO  6. DRY WALL  AU kinds of Cement Work  Phone Albert Ronnberg 880-2906  ^^^^^^S^W__-__-_________-Sm_---mSmmI^^SS^^MBBBhS^^mS^S  KB WELDING  PORTABLE  Phone 886-7042  Serving the Sunshine Coast  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  OPTOMETRIST  FRANK E. DECKER  BAL BLOCK ���GIBSONS  WEDNESDAY  FOR APPOINTMENTS  886-2248  L & H SWANSON LTD.  READY-MIX CONCRETE  Sand and Gravel  BACKHOES  Ditching - Excavations  Office in Benner Block  885-9666, Box 172, Sechelt, B.C.  PARKINSON'S HEATING Ltd.  Gibsons  ESSO OIL FURNACE  No Down Payment ��� Bank Int.  Ten Years to Pay  Complete line of Appliances  for Free Estimates call 886-2728  EXPERT REPAIRS  TO  ��� AUTOMATIC WASHERS  ��� AUTOMATIC  DRYERS  ��� DISHWASHERS  Factory Trained on all Make*  also  VACUUM CLEANERS  NUTS   &   BOLTS  Ph  886-2838  PENINSULA PLUMBING  HEATING & SUPPLIES  On Sechelt Highway & Pratt Rd.  SALES & SERVICE  Port Mellon ��� Pender Harbour  Free Estimates  Phone 886-9533  GRAY'S AUTOMOTIVE  Specializing In Motor Tuneup  Carburetors, Alternators  Generators  Wheel Alignment & Balancing  101 Sunshine Coast Highway  Phone 886-2584  EATON'S BUY-LINE  CALL 886-7515  Gibsons, B.C.  BULLDOZING  VERNON & SON  LAND CLEARING  LOGGING EXCAVATING  ROAD  BUILDING  Free Estimates  Service and Satisfaction  Guaranteed  Phone 886-2887 or 886-2894  At the Sign of the Chevron  HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  & MARINE SERVICE Lfd.  Machine  Shop  Arc & Acty Welding  Steel   Fabricating  Marine Ways  Automotive & Marine Repairs  Standard Marine Station  Phone 886-7721  Res.  886-9956  ���wMM*_M��to��'��~_Vq|miMJ  Point of law  (By   a   Practicing Lawyer)  Question: My husband and I  own Land in joint tenancy and he  has made a will1 leaving me everything. I now discfover he has  a mistress1. She can't get anything can she?  Answer: She sure can. A will  may be changed at any time. If  your husband dies first his half  interest in the land would go to  you despite anything the will  say si. He could, however, have  easily converted the joint tenancy to a tenancy-inKMmmon with-;  out your signature or knowledge  and in this case his half would  go to the beneficiary under his  will (subject to you successfully  attacking the will).  Q.: My wife ran off with another man. I have a will in her  favor. I know I can change this  but we own land in joint tenancy  and I have been told that she  will get my half anyway.  ''-��� A.:';,Don't listen to that. Go to  ���a lawyer. Draw a new will cutting your wife out. Deed! your  half interest to. the lawyer. This  will break the jointure and convert it to a tenancy-in-conumon.  Your half will1 then go to your  beneficiary. The lawyer will  deed his half back to you and  register both deeds in the Land  Registry Office at the same  time.  Your wife, however, may die  first and if yau act as above,  you won't inherit her half. Your  relative ages and states of health  would have to be considered.  She may be contemplating the  same thing. Seek your lawyer's  advice.  Jfalaron Jfarm  Excellent facilities available  for boarding and riding  your horse  * Light sawdust ring  * Individual paddocks  * M mile exercise track  * Bridle trails  Registered blood stock  for. sale  R.R. 2, Gibsons  886-7729  1 HR.  COIN OP DRYCLEANERS  SAVES TIME & MONEY  Sunnycrest Plaza  next to Royal Bank  886-2231  PRECAST CONCRETE  SEPTIC TANKS INSTALLED  Government Approved  Free Estimates  Excavations ��� Drainage  Waterlines, etc.  Business Phone 886-2231  Home phone 886-9579  W. PHILIP GORDON  CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT  Room 208, Harris BDock  Gibsons  Ph. Bus. 886-2714; Res. 886-7567  (Copyright)  Q.: I searched in the Land  Registry Office .and found that  my husband and I are listed as  joint tenants but he mortgaged  his half. As a surviving joint  tenant, I understand I will get  his half when he dies. The mortgage now is very small.  A.: This is a good example  of why only a lawyer should do  a land registry search, if your  husband has made a will in favor of someone else they will inherit his half. A mortgage breaks  the jointure, converts it from  a joint tenancy to a. tenancy-in-  common, despite what the misleading land registry records  show.  Q.: I am separating from my  hiu'sjband. We own land jointly  and I want it left that way. He  can't mortgage any portion of it  without my signature can he?  A.: Yes ������ that is to say he  may mortgage his undivided  half interest. You can't be forced to pay such a mortgage but  the mortgagee could start a  foreclosure action and the land  could be ordered sold by. the  courts and you would get half  the proceeds and' the other half  would ibe used to pay off the  mortgage, any excess going to  your husband. He may have  done this now. How long is it  since "you had a search in the  Land Registry Office done? It  would be better to buy him out  as part of the separation or sell  your half interest to him ��� or  sell the land and split the proceeds.  SECHELT BEAUTY SALON  Mary M. Harvey  WIGS FOR ALL OCCASIONS  Cowrie  St.,  Sechelt        885-2818  TMa BAY CARTAGE  PHONE ANYTIME  885-2848  20 Years Experience  FACE STONE, BRICK  BLOCK,  FIREPLACE  FLOWER PLANTERS  Free Estimates  Guaranteed Workmanship  Box 259 Gibsons, B.C.  SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES LTD.  Port Mellon to Ole's Cove  886-2938 885-9973  Call us for your disposal needs  when  renovating  or spring cleaning  Containers available  JERYIN'S DECORATING  Painting ��� Building  Remodelling  Phone 885-2292  Box 404 Sechelt, B.C. fc��_?  i  s  SHAG CITY  To OUR 1st ANNIVERSARY SALE  FRIDAY, APRIL 30  ^^*^*^^^*^0^*  n  ���>�����_���  M  I  i'  1  1  ��  1  ^  KEN DEVRIES FLOORCOVERINGS LTD  1659 SUNSHINE COAST HIGH WAY at WYNGAERT ROAD  GIBSONS Phone 886-7112  CARPET  ROLL  ENDS  at Give-Away  Prices  +^^*^^^*^+^^^^&^?^**^+s*  Have a Cup  of Coffee  and look  around  I  I  i  ��  1  i  w  I  I  l  I  is  ANNIVERSARY SPECIALS  We feature the following  Complete Lines  CARPETS  Harding  Bigelovv  Royal Weave  Crossley Karastan  Armstrong Brinton  Ozite  ... and many more  LINOLEUMS  Luran    -   Armstrong  Cushion Floor  TILES  Of all Known Makes and Manufacturers  OUR POLICY: After ISyears in business  in Vancouver we have established ourselves in Gibsons fo serve the Sunshine  Coast. Our thorough knowledge of the  flooring industry makes us well equipped to advise on any flooring problems.  The selection of carpets, linoleum, draperies, etc. in our store, are to compare,  if not better than, any in a large city  operated store.  All installations of carpets: linoleum, etc. is done by our own qualified  floor mechanics. All workmanship is  fully guaranteed and all complaints, if  any, will be promptly looked after to the  full satisfaction of our customers.  All carpets, linoleum, etc., etc.  carry the 100 percent guarantee of  manufacturers.  KEN DEVRIES  1659 SUNSHINE COAST HIGHWAY AT WYNGAERT ROAD  ANNIVERSARY SPECIALS  FOR TWO WEEKS ONLY!  BIG DISCOUNTS OFF ALL REGULAR PRICE  CARPETS, LINOLEUM/ETC.  For example:  You buy up to 30 sq. yds. of carpel  and we will allow 15% discount  You buy more than 30 sq. yds. and  we will allow 20% discount  This applies fo underpad and labor as well  Drapes  20% discount on material and lining  ROOM SIZE RUGS  ALL SIZES  from 7x12 to 12x12  PRICES SLASHED TO THE BONE  An exira 10% Discount on these rugs  already reduced by 30 to 40%  1  LTD  GIBSONS ��� Phone 886-7112  I  Si  1  I  f  I  I  1  ���I  I  I"  I  1  |:  f&?  W?S"a____S,?^,i-'a____^,',,l?i*,__*__^*^^  IPi!^_^^^^I^^^W^n'^,!^K^7^^__^;^^^___ W//,


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