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 Provincilal  Library f���  yt^ip'ria.,'   Bv C.  Published at Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 886-2622  Volume 24  Number 22, June 2, 1971.  10c per copy  Gravel opposition shows great strength  Fire destroys  Sechelt theatre  Fibre caused $80,000 damage to  Sechelt Theatre, Thursday eve-,  ning of last week resulting in  complete destruction of the theatre and salal plant plus consider^  able damage to the residential  part of the building.  Origin of the fire is not' known  but it is believed to have started -.  . in the salal section of the build-  ;ing. ������������:������--* */.,r-"'"t  Sechelt's fire department" was)  assisted by a fire truck, tanker,  1 and sea waiter piump plus a crew  from Gibsons.  As a result "of this fire Sechelt .  is without a movie house. The  land on which the theatre was  situated is zoned for residential  purposes. As the theatre was  there (before the area was zoned  it became non-corifonming and  was allowed to operate until  such time as it closed for 30  days. As it is not possible to  hatve a theatre operating within  the 30 day period, the land will  become residential only.  Steve and Grace Reynolds of  Whisiperiing Pines. offer their  their thanks to those who helped'  them during the height of the  theatre fire as Jfollows:  "Words can never convey our  thanks to the people of Sechelt  and surrounding area for their  -help in removing, and also replacing equipment and personal  - tbelongings:. ^name all of them  |ivould ^;b"e*':wnp6ssiible asi there  Vere_n*aiiiy-we knew and many  we did not know.  , "Our sympathy extends ito the  Hayes and' Woods families as we  can realize their loss (through  ���the^eal-__ess.!of 'the threat torouf-  "se'rvesf'Wfc must offer a special  word to a nine or ten year old  little" girl who must still feel the  ache in her arms from holding  the door open.  "To the boys of the iball) teams  who left their games and worked  so hard; to a local merchant  who supplied* food storage facilities, to those who took over  when we were too shocked to  carry on,^ to the firemen for  they did which only those who  dedicate themselves to their  work could have done, we offer  our humble thanks."  In the^Wilson Creek area- Saturday at albout 5 aum. fire destroyed the home of D. E. MacDonald. How the fire started is  not known but the damage was  severe enough to regard the  home as a total' loss1. Seohelt  firemen responded to the alarm.  Your support necessary  Gibsons Athletic Association  thanks all who! donated materials, ideas, spouts equipment  and lalbor to make posters-, build  the May Day parade float, and  the pie throwing booth. ���  Mrs. Carol Kurucz and her pie  filling friends did a fine job man  At talent show  Mr. and Mrs. Ron Cruice were  in Vancouver last Sunday evening for the regional finals oif the  B.C. Centennial Search) for Talent, particularly to see a .group  known   as   Downstream.   Four  were picked,from the 16 artists  and groups per_o__n_ng for the  provincial finals, the remains of  approximately 500 who originally ^auditioned.  While the -group  did not apparently find the -favor  of  the judges,  they were  ob-vious'Iy the at-dliehce favorite,  judging from the appilanise.' The  lead singer of the group. Larry  Gulbransen, is a brother of Mrs..  Cruice, arid they sang a song;  .written by another brother, Jef- "���  ry Gulbrahseh. The group are  known to many ih thisi area under the name Of The Western  Rhythm, having played at dances sponsored  by the  Kinsmen  club. .   /'  ning the booths. Special thanks  goes to the good sports who volunteered as targets and arctic  swimmers at the dunk tank. The  boys and girls who walked in  the parade and rode on the float  were real cool.  If rewards are bestowed in  heaven, the Howe Sound Booming Grounds should certainly get  their share. This group of companies have been so very enthusiastic, willing helpers and  generous with financial support.  Their whole-hearted assistance  helped to make it possible to  start four new Little League  baseball teams this season. This  means over 60 happy Iboys, who  otherwise wouldn't have had' the  opportunity to play baseball.,  Some of the team�� haven't uniforms . as yet, but hopefully ber  fore the season is over funds,  will improve.  The house-to-house canvass  will start this week -A do your  part,. buy a i $3 .Saimily niember-  ship. Canvassers aire needed, if  you could do a street or, area1,  please call Mr. Doug Elson, ��86-  ���2041.-7������*'���-'������ ������r.-;:���������,���:��� ,7-v,���������-������:', * -;.-.������������  Circle Monday, June. 7 on your  calendar," it's the dlate of the '  general meeting of the Gibsons  Athletic Association, at the hall  on Armour's Beafoh), Gibsons, at  7:30  p.m.  'Please attend-,  your  With  letters  and   signed  advertisements still coming in the  Regional District board has received close to 775 indications-  of  public feelings towards the;  Construction Aggregates giraveT  proposition for Selma Park area  Of this number the board' has  received one reply in favor of  the project. The rest were opposed.  were 103 individual letters (-more  having arrived since), some 40  - copies of a *drculated foinm let-  ,: ter with added corriment and 301  ; signed without comment, plus  270.copies Of a signed advertise-  f ment and 28 or more association  briefs.  These will be examined! and  classified as to the nature of  their opposition.  Chiai__nan J. H. Tyner found  the results of the action to get  public response consistent and  grja-tifying from an extremely  alert and. responsive populace.  International ivins union vote  With a vote of 176 for the Internationa- Union, Port Mellon  workers in Local 297 rejected  the effort of the PPWC, a. Canadian union, to take over.  7 The vote for the Canadian union totalled' 174 but. members  who failed to vote wieire added  to the count for the International union. These numbered 28.  Under the Labor Relations act  union members who fail to vote  are counted as- in favor of their  union. Actual figures* reveal the  vote was 176 vs. 174 with one  spoiled ballot and 28 who did not  vote making the total of 379 eligible voters.  Fred Coriey, union president,  said the vote is now over and  Dental plan adopted  by school board  An $8,200 cost-sharing dental 7  program' between Powell R_ver 7  and Sechelt school districts d_sM7  cussed    at    Thursday    night's^  meeting of the school board was;  approved by the board providing  it can iget Powell River appro-;  val. ���������;'���: .7.  Dr. T. W. Hicks, regional dental consultant and Mass R. Mc- ���'���-  Clughan of the Health Unit ex-;  pl-aiined the method of cost-shar- ^  ing of the dental hygienepro- 7  fjeict.    The   Health   department 7  Hvould.pay $1,500 of ithe $8,200|;  estimated cost for the first year i  'and Sechelt siohool district would  contribute $2,345. . xiX  r- "The board decided - to^appJy^:'  unused funds- available in Referendum 8 by deleting two projects, a school board office site  and buildings at Halfmoon Bay  and Roberts Creek, which will  allow $9,800 to ibe used for science facilities at Pender Harbour Secondary school.  Also from Referendum 8 three  projects at a cost of $9,411 have  been dropped. They are Elphinstone and Madeira Park sites  and Madeira Park equipment.  In their place the board decided  to spend $6,788 from the shareable capital surplus to finance  music program accommodation  at Elphinstone, science laib renovation�� at Pender Harbour and  the purchase ictf grounds equip  ment.  The finance committee asked  that $2,500 be made available  from Referendum No. 10 to cover site expenditure at Sechelt  elementary school.  Some changes were made in  the chairmen of committees with  Trustee William NimimO moving  to.planning from public relations  and education, T^rusteeT. Booth1  to take on education, and Trustee Mrs: A. " Labonte'7'to chair  public relations with boa^ chair  man Miris.S. Kitson as al" member. 77'      -.:'���' 7;'^; ','" X'^XX--':  As the result oif staff xahanges  ;_^t^;th���rb^ginni^^;^ the school  ^^"irisS^  si_n, Madeira Park Elementary  principal will replace Peter Sliran  as supervisor of elementary education^ _VTr. Slinh will by then  be a provincial school.superintendent. Larxie Grant from Pen-  tiicto.- will be ivice-principal at  Elp^hinistone. Vernon Wishiove,  vice-principal ' at Seichelt Elementary will become principal  at Madeira IPark school. Drew  McKee, principal at Davis Bay  and Michael Seymour, head  teacher at West Sechelt school.  Resignations included Miss Ro>-  bihne Edward��, principal at Egmont; John Ayris, vice-principal  at Gibsons Elementary and Mrs.  D. MacLean and Mrs. E. Boyce  of the school boaird office staff.  "we remain as the bargaining  agent for the hourly paid worker at Port Mellon." There was  conjecture in the community, he  said, that '' owing to the closeness of the vote the Pulp and  -Paper Workers: of Canada*, the  raiders, will' be back next year  :to take anoither run at us.  It is .my opinion that due to  their present leadership's complete failure in the field of raiding this year that the PPWC will  install a new slate of officers at  their next convention. It is my  hope that their, new leadership  will bring with them a change  of policy built on the trade union policy of building, not des--  troying."  Hopkins water  board meets  : The- annual meeting of Hopkins Landing Waterworks D-s^  trict was held on May 22 with  approximately 40 landowners r  present. Mr. David Fyles was  reTelected by acclamation to a  three ye air. term, and Mr. Norm  Boyd Ayas elected' -tofill^ the position vacated by Mr. George Hop-  ;-k-ins^.';_fc_.te:-^  Chairman Fyles, reported the  waterworks district to be in a  sound financial -position with the  recent bank loan fulljy. paid up  in October of this year. The trustees were given full approval to  go ahead with further renewal  "and expansion of the present  system. v  Plans include larger mains,  fire hydrants and increased storage capacity. There will be no  change in the water rates. The  taxes will remain at $15 per lot  and the water service toll remains at $35. Bills will be going  out to landowners during the  early part of June, returns will  be made to the secretary, Mrs.  D. W. Fyles.  The results left no doubt as to  Figures available show there  public   attitude.    People.. .Shave  voiced their opinion and further"  direction should not be.needted'.  When it was suggestedthe replies toe turned over to committee for study, Sec-ielt's director  Mayor William Swain was of the  opinion the board's recoonanen-  dation should be made at this  meeting   but ; Chairman   Tyner  said the nature of the objections  will hatve to be explored by a  comimittee. He set June 9 for a  committee meeting to review the  replies and June 16 for a board  meeting for further action on the  issue.  3 7th birthday for fa med hall  (By MADGE NEWMAN)  Once again, on May 24, we felicitate the Roberts Creek Community Hall on its 37th birthday.  The idea oif a suitable building  for meetings, badlminton .and  dancing was born in 1931 and  money was collected-for a starting fund. In those, bleak days of  poverty, with no payroll in the  district, the small group of res- -  idents found their project too  ambitious and regretfully refunded the donations.  The following year determination grew with the continued  need of a hall and again a campaign was started to" collect  funds. Door to door canvassing  took place, for dimes and quarters, ^dances were held at the  two school houses where admission was ,25c for men andi, refreshments for women and the  music was donated. The energy  and enthusiasim of volunteer.  ��� workers, w:th $100, donations of  tools, nails, use of a truck,  brought about": the completion of  the sills; and first floor.  Land for the; hall was donated  by the Date John Roberts and the  Farmers' Institute became its  board of directors. In the fall of  1933 ��� work w��is-resumed and every available man was pressed  into service. It is well to remember that all work was done  by hand in those.days, both at  home and at the hall, and the  laborers   were   already   weary  from their land-clearing and efforts to make a living from  their land.  Still tihe hall was completed  and the grand opening day took  place on May 24, 1934. Everybody and his uncle came from  "miles around and the handsome  amount of $140 was taken in at  the usual rate of 25c for men.  ���And what refreshments the ladies brouight, cakes rich with  hoime-made butter and iced with  whippedcream, sandwiches of  homemade bread and home cured Aham, boiled coffee with gobs  of Devonshire cream-. Music was  provided by Mrs. M. Horsley,  WifMartow, Elsie Steihbrunner  and festivities were prolonged  for into the night.  Soon a kitchen was added on  and in 1944 the Roberts Creek  Players Club gave considerable  assistance to the iboardl for a  staige which was completed in  May.  In 1950 the deed to the hall  was taken over (by an incorporated Hall board under the Societies Act with the late Mrs.  Jessie Hughes as is first president. Successive boards battled  valiantly to keep the hall solvent. Rising costs, added necessities and a fickle public caused  many sleepness nights- but despite many setbacks an oil furnace replaced the original wood  heater, water hot and1 cold was  laid' on, plumbing was brought  inside, new siding was added,  paint applied.  At one point a despairing  board decided to sell or scrap  the building. Then in March 1962  the Elphinstone Recreation Association came to the rescue and  rented the hall on a yearly basis, sufficient to cover all expenses. They conduct the Tuesday Binigo games and take care  of hall rentals.  And the old hall sits back benignly^ confident that she will  continue to be a useful member  of society arid- a monument to  all those determined workers  who were responsible for her.  BOTTLE DRIVE  Gibsons Scouts and Cubs; will  hold their final bottle drive of  the season on- Saturday, June 5.  Scouts, Cufbs and parents willing to drive please meet at the  Super-Valu parking lot at 9:30  a.m. ,     .  INSTAL RECTOR  The institution and installation  of the Rev. D. H; P. Brown as  rector of St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons and St. Aidan's, Roberts  Creek, will take place in St. Bartholomew's Anglican Church,  Gibsons, on Thursday, June 10  at 8 p.m. with Right Rev. T. D.  Somerville, Coadjutor Bishop of  New Westminster offfi-dating.  W  ection  costs rising  says  The contract Ibetween Sechelt  council and the Regional District  board covering operations of the  Regional District building inspector as Sechelt building inspector will be changed if Sechelt decides to continue using  the Regional District inspector.  The firianct committee considered the existing contract with  7 the vVillage7of Sechelt for provision of building inspection ser-  %-i.ces. The1 contract which was  -riiade in 1969 on an expeximen-  talbas-sfbr one; year; extendable from year to year  =7;t*2��-a-^  notice; Tnas ip^ved yiScy ��KisQd-  yantageous to the district with  themunicipality not only saving  themselves  the  employment oif  a building inspector but obtaining, in the committee's opinion,  a nice surplus from the permits.  The inspector has to devote a  considerable time on permits for  themunicipality, the- ma jar part  of this cost to be borne by the  electoral areais.  The finance comimittee, therefore, recommended to the board  that the secretary be instructed  to send a letter of termination  to Sechelt council' with the proposal that the contributions of  Secheilt to the building inspection service be either 7  (a) a flat sum of $1,000 plus  $10 for each building permit is>-  sued .per year; or  (b) joins the Regional District in the ifunction of building  inspection on the same basis as  the other electoral areas:  If alternative (a) is elected,  the contract to be continued on  an annual basii�� except if terminated with a three months' notice.  In case of (b), until the Village  of Sechelt gives three months'  notice to the end of a fiscal  year, that it does not wish any  longer to participate in ithe function but will appoint their own  buildi-iig inspector. The new contract would begin on Jan. 1, 1972  Langdale sports  Langdale School annual Sports  Day on Friday, June 4, on the  school grounds, will begin at 10  a._n. Parents are cordially invited to attend, and as in previous years, there will be a race  for pre-sohool children.  There will be the usual break  for lunch when hot dogs, pop,  potato chips and ice-cream will  be on sale. In the event of inclement weather, the sports will  beheld On the ifoliowing Friday,  June 11.  TOBIES RAFFLE  Winner of the Job's Daughters  raffle was Mrs. Roy Jaegar,  Gower Point road, Gibsons. The  prize was-a painting donated by  iMrs. Kathleen Wells. Coast News, June 2, 1971.  Subscription Rates: British Columbia, $4.00 per year, $2.2!T 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.  Long live Marine Drive!  It is interesting to note that at a Gilbsons council meeting at  the end of May, in 1966, Councillor Jaanes Drummond moved and  Councillor Fred Feeney .seconded a motion which was passed without opposition to name Gower Point Road Marine Drive.,  This new Marine Drive would traverse the present Gower Point  road from the Shell Station to the Rits Motel corner, then on  through Dpugal, Headlands and Franklin Roads to where it would  meet Gower Point road. The proposal would make Gower Point  Road Prowse Road from the Hits Motel corner to the Stewart and!  Fletcher Roads corner. Gower Point Road would start at that  point.  The argument in favor stressed the ease with which directions  could be given in comparison with the diverse directions of Gower  Point Road in the village. There is also the anomaly of having two  homes in Gower Point road bearing the saim-e house numbers. One  faces the waterfront and the other just around the corner faces  the Hits Motel.  This came from Coast News files of five years ago. If it was a  good idea then and is in.the form of a motion on Gibsons municipal records why not put it into effect?  Grow up and go home!  Judge Philip Gilliam of Denver, Colo., recently gave some ad-  vic to the young people of his ca_nm_mity which is worth repeating.  It was given by way of an answer to the cry of many high  school age boys and girls, "What can we do? Where can we  go?"  "Go home," the judge says, "Hang the storm windows, paint  the woodwork, rake the leaves, mow the lawn, shovel snow, wash  the car, learn to cook, Scrub floors, repair the sink, build a boat,  get a job, help your minister, priest or rabbi, visit the sick, help  the poor, study your lessons and when you are through ��� and not  too tired ��� read a good book.  "Your parents do not owe you entertainment. Your city or village does not owe you recreational facilities. The world does not  owe you a living. You owe the world something. You owe it your  time and energy and talents so that no one will be at war or In  poverty or sick or lonely again.  "in plain words, GROW UP, quit being a cry baby, get out of  your dream world, and develop a back-bone not a wish-bone and  start acting like a iman or a lady.  "You're supposed to be mature enough to accept some of the  responsibility your parents have carried for years. They have nursed; protedted, helped, appealed, begged, excused, tolerateid1 and denied themselves many things so that you could have every benefit.  "This they have done gladly, for you are their dearest treasure. But now, you have no right to expect them to bow to every  whim and fancy .just because selfish ego instead of common sense  dominates your personality, thinking and requests. In Heaven's  name, grow up and go home.',' (Contributed.)  5-10-20 years ago  FIVE YEARS AGO  Gibsons council passed a motion to rename Gower Point road  Marine Drive, within the village.  Sam Fladager annoiunced that  Gibsons Centennial plans for an  Olympic size swimming pool  have been forwarded to Ottawa.  John Glassford, a native son  of Gibsons, died at the age Of 63,  practically on the same spot  where he was born.  May experienced five days of  rain amounting to 2.37 inches:.  High temperature was 79 and  the low 34.  10 YEARS AGO  The ceremony for the laying  of the cornerstone for the new  Gibsons United Church was set  for Sunday, June 4 with Harry  ���Chaster assisting Rev. David  Donaldson at the service.  St. .HMda's Anglican church in  Sechelt has received a gift of  .-pews from St. John's church in  North Vancouver.  A   Gibsons   Board   of   Trade  committee chaired by Dal Triggs  will look for a site for a boat  launching ramp.  15 YEARS AGO  The new Lang Drug store and  building opening was announced  for June 5 in Gibsons.  Pender Harbour Board of  Trade has asked for a water reserve on Hasla-m1 Creek for a future domestic water supply.  Sunshine   Coast Odd  Fellows  Lodge celebrated its second anniversary. *  20 YEARS AGO  More than three miles of road  and trail'' are being slashed  through bush and swamp to  open a way to West Bay area  on Gambier Island.  Water in Gibsons domestic  supply dam is reported low as  the result of hot weather.  W. B. Boucher has urged Gibsons council to pu-rchase his waterline on Sechelt highway to  make it part of the village water system.  C. ABBMKTHY  PENINSULA  Photographers  ���   WEDDINGS  ���    PORTRAITS  ���    PASSPORTS  ���   COMMERCIAL  Phone 886-7374  Editor: Ori behalf of members  of the Gibson family,' may I  thank some me_i_bers of the Elphinstone Band and- Mr. Campbell for participating in the dedication ceremony at Pioneer  Park.. "'*';  These civic minded people had  been all morning at Sechelt decorating their float which added  greatly to the Sechelt May Day  parade. They took time out of  their busy schedule to come to  Gilbsons, participate in the cere--:,  mony and then returned to Sechelt to finish their fine job.:  Thank you.  ���EILEEN GLASSFORD. "  Editor: The dedication of Pioneer Park combined with the  presentations of medallions to  local pioneers was most enjoyable and I offer sincere congratulations to Mr. Ross Gibson  and others for their part in the  ceremonies.  However, I must bring to attention the fact that the one person responsible for the.-' Park to  have become a reality has not in  any way been honored or for  that matter, mentioned.  It was 13 years ago that Eileen. Glassford started what was  to become a long and arduous  struggle to have just such a  place of rest both for living  members of the community and  the remains of the pioneer Gibson family buried within the tiny  graveyard'. When plans weire  made to remove the graves to  another cemetery and have that  piece of property used for a com  mercial venture, it was Eileen  Glassford who appeared1 before  the village council, local church  officials and finally a Public  Utilities Commission hearing and  pleaded the cause.  When my children and I enjoy  the beauty of the little park and  see others sharing the benefits,  we will not be thinking of the  dignitaries who attended the  dedication ceremonies but rather of the woman who fought  the good fight and won.  ���V_OLI_T WINEGARDEN       . *  The following has been sent to  Charles Gooding, secretary-  treasurer, Sunshine Coast Regional District:  Sir: Re: Construction Aggregate industrial development.  The type of industrial development proposed by Construction  Aggregate is absolutely unnecessary to the economic well-being  of the Sunshine Coast.  It will prove in the end to be  a disastrous detriment to the development of one of our main in-  industries, tourism.  We will be deprived of the attractions that draw praise from  people from all parts of the  world. This is attested to by the  many letters appearing more  and more frequently in our local  papers. The natural surroundings and attractive unspoiled  beauty have also led many people to invest in land with the  view to eventually residing in  this unexcelled area.  I oppose the gravel mining development absolutely and strong-  For Real Estate on the  K. CROSBY  Sunshine Coast  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  Gibsons ��� 886-2481  ly urge my elected- representatives1, the District's. Board members, to take the same stand.  ���LESLIE J. JACKSON.  Secretary-Treasurer,  Sunshine Coast Regional District  Sir: Re Construction Aggregates1 application for a foreshore  lease and application, to lease  Crown land in the area of the  Sunshine Coast and specifically  in the Sechelt and Selma Park  * area for the purpose of strip  gravel mining and loading facilities;  Since the tourist trade is supposedly the second largest industry in this province and our  Sunshine Coast environment is  uniquely suited to that particu-  ' lar development, I am surprised that you would consider any  thing that would detract from  tourism and recreation. It is  with this thought iri mind that I  add my voice in protest to the  proposed gravel operation, as I  feel certain Vhat it will endanger  our growing tourist and residential vacation industry.  I would also like to draw your  attention to Premier Bennett's  comment on page 23 Of this  year's budget speech:  "The cumulative effect of  large scale pollution, especially  by industrial nations is now one  of the world's major problems.  The tendency in this area has  been to act upon the conaMon  after Ibe problem has developed  and the environiment damaged.  The government of British Columbia is acting now to preserve  the province's healthful climate  and abundance of unspoiled recreation areas;  "The- problem of pollution how  ever, is everyone's responsibi'li-  ty.  The collective effort of all  levels of government, business,  and industry, and the individual  citizen is required to safeguard  British    Columbia's     surround  ings."  Your proposal for a gravel operation can in no way improve  this area and should be repugnant to even those of you with  the least esthetical appreciation.  If the available water supply is  to be used for this operation,  what will be used if the population growth;continues as is anti-  oiipat-el? Or is it the intention of  the board that the gravel operation should 7reduce the rate of  growth of this area for. recrea  tional purposes?  It has been suggested by some  of my friends' that this is an  Indian project and that I would  not be interested if it were just  wha;tc_;|pien who were going to  getf&yih' iby it: I would probably  applaud it, if it were just that:  an Indian project; because I am  sure that if it were, they would  have more concern for the natural state of the land and  beaches. I have talked1 to native  people who fear for fishing, oyster beds, erosion and flooding  of the land of the reserve should  the land be stripped and water  retaining elements be removed.  With hopes- that sanity will  prevail and vested monetary interests'be forsaken, I raise my  voice. I have a vested interest  also, as have we all, in the  need' for a srhallj cleain part of  the world in which to live and  raise our children*. 7 7  ���������,'���R. V. BbOTHROYD.  ������������#**��^*����*��%**>��_-��--��-^*->��**%**>***w����**%*��-��->��-*0��-i_��***��^  N. Richard McKibbin  A PERSONAL INSURANCE SERVICE  PHONE 886-2062 GIBSONS. B.C.  ���%^-^--^*��^*��^<��_^_---fc-----M_--***-**-^--^_^0_i0^g��_--*-^^  Blake C. Alderson, D.C.  CHIROPRACTOR  Post Office Building, Sechelt  TUES.  WED., THURS., FRI.  10:30-5:30  SATURDAY 9:30 - I'M  Phone  Office 885-2333���Res. 886-2321  HARRIS BLOCK  COMPLEX  AT GIBSONS BUSIEST CORNER  DAVID LESLIE  BARRISTER AND SOLICITOR  Wm  CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT  r;7��Kii_^  v^  PULP and PAPER WORKERS OF CANADA  FABRIC HOUSE  SIMPSON SEARS  ��������    McKIBBIN INSURANCE  SERVICES LTD.  AT  SCHOOL ROAD & GOWK POINT ROAD  Let's not wait another moment to celebrate!  It's British Columbia's Centennial Confederation year, and colorful events are  happening throughout this great, green province of ours. Join the fun of our  100th birthday as you savor the beauties of one of the greatest scenic areas on  earth. For a start, obtain a complete calendar of Centennial events through  your local tourist office. Or write: Government of British Columbia, Department  of Travel Industry, 1019 Wharf Street, Victoria, British Columbia.  Hon. W. K. Kiernan, Minister     R. B. Worley, Deputy Minister Opast News, June 2, 1971.       3  Bank of Montreal  The First Canadian Bank  to get  "At the Bank of Montreal, we wish  to be unique among banks. Unique  in that we wish to serve not only as  a place where you can deposit and  borrow money. But we also want to  show you how to get the most for  your rnqney.  "After all, we've become one of  the largest banks in the world, and  who should know mOre about money ?  That's why all our efforts are dedicated to giving you advice that will  help you in your depositing and  borrowing. We want you to get your  money's worth."  SUNSHINE COAST REGIONAL DISTRICT  NOTICE of PUBLIC HEARING  Amendment to Zoning By-Law  Pursuant to section 703 of the Municipal Act, a public hearing  will be held at 7:30 p.m., Monday, June 7, 1971, at the Welcome Beach Community Hall, Redrooffs Road, Halfmoon Bay,  to co^ider By-law No. 35 (2) ��� a* by-law to amend the Sunshine Coast Regional District Zoning By-law No. 35, 1970.;  All persons who deem their interest in property affected by  (the: jbsHlaw shall be afforded an opportunity to be heard on  matters contained ine the by-law.  ] The intent of the by-law:.  ���  1.   TO rezone Lot 10, Blk. 11, D.L. 1326 and D.L. 1327,  Plan-7403 from Residential One to Institutional Zoning.  2; To rezone a portion of the upland along the South  Shore of Secret Cove and property fronting Brooks  Road in DL 6844 from Rural-Holding to Residential  Two zoning.  Take notice that the above is a synopsis of a by-law that  may be inspected at the Regional District Office, Davis Bay,  at the times indicated, namely, Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m.  to 12:30 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and the synopsis is)  not intended to be and is not deemed to be an Interpretation  of the by-law.  Sunshine Coast Regional District  R.R. 1, Sechelt, B.C.  885-2838  C. F. GOODING  Secretary-Treasurer  YOU MAY NOT BELIEVE IT but here is a cauliiwer grown  from seed planted last fall in the Point Roaid area of Hopkins Landing. Mrs. J. W. Fraser igjnew it ifrom a special English seed. The  ruler on the right is 18 inches long.  PAUL  ST. PI E R R E, M P  COAST-CHBLCOTIN  SETON PORTAGE ��� This was  a portage on the original Cari-  ,, boo Trail to the goMfields, used  before the Fraser Canyon route  was more than a gleaon in some  engineer's eye.  The portage was across a narrow ridge of gravel, about he_��lf  a mile wide, separating Anderson Lake from Seton Lake. The  miners built rail tracks across  it to transport their gear from  boat to boat. It might be called  British Columbia's first railroad,  except that it had no loeomotive.  ��� The carts rolled on the little  narrow gauge line either by  horsepower or by the Armstron-g  method.  Last Saturday, on an evening  as1 chilly as charity, Martin Paul  of Seton Portage Reserve and  I decide that this would1 be a  lot better and-finer world if we  caught a few trout. There might  be better things for us to do. We  could! have deplored the war in  Viet Nam or debated the ominous possiiibilities of overpopulation, drugs ^and'������- Women's Lib.  But we didn't do that. We tried  fishing mstead'.  Martin has a red and white  plywood boat and1 an outboard  motor that fires up on the first  crank of the wheel. I have never  seen an- outboard like this' before.  All the outboard motors with  which I previously associated  were like chain saw motors- and  lawnmowers, guaranteed to lift  a man's charter membership in  the Holy Name Society. It was  worth flying 2,500 from Ottawa  and driving another 250 to discover that, somewlhere in this  troubled world, there actually  exisits a cold outboard motor  which starts on the first pull of  the rope.  So we ehuttered over the  mouth of the river and threw  out the anchor and watched the  cold wind from the snows- on  Mission mountain rip at the apple blossisoms of the old orchards on the sihore. We rigged the  spinning rods and threw out Red  Devils and Crocodiles for the interests*, of any Rainbows or Dollies who might care for such  geegaws.  Anderson Lake j hidden from.,  our view by the trees on the Portage, is clear. Seton is- not. The  tunnel which' feeds water to  B.C. Hydro's turbines brings  d-own a jade green water from  the BridigeTRiver. -  "Used; to be,", saifdl Martin*,  "we could look down in this water and see fish, big -fish-, sturgeons, way down on the bottom.  But when the tunnels' went  through it aJl went cloudy."  The coloring comes from what  is called' rock flour, ground out  5>y glaciers at the headwaters  of the Bridge River. It obscures  the view of the bottom, but the '*  color is vividly beautiful.  We cast to the line which separated the clear water of the  river from the green water of  the lake. Nothing much happen- r  ed, except that our hands be-'  came numb and the cigaret supply ran short as the black shadows walked down the sides of  the mountain., to where we drifted in the rustling waters off the  river mouth.  Martin talked about the high  country. He had, some years-  ago, made a memorable trip in  these mountains. They had ridden saddle horses up the trails  which switchback to the timber-  line and then leave the rider to  wander over the wide alpine  meadows. There are sheep there  goats, deer, ptarmigan and flowers beyond the ability of man to  count.  We talked about this fairyland  so remote, that lay a mere five  miles distant in horizontal measurement but which could be  reached only by long planning  and hard packing and time  which we didn't have.  As always in such conversations, each of us visualized such  a trip in the eye of the mind,  for this summer, or the next, or  the one after. But we knew they  seldom come in this busy world.  The inlet of the river "from  Anderson has windrows of dead  fish on the banks and the bottom. "Onishee," said Martin.  "The Indian word for them  means floater. They come up  and spawn, then they puff up  and float ashore and die." This  little picket of the British Columbia mountains' is one of the few  areas where these strange little  fisih- exist. They are, I am told,  a land-locked humpback salmon  which has made its own peculiar adaptation to life in the  mountains.  Martin wanted to know how  I liked parliament, but as I recall a rainbow hit about that  time and we never did get back  to the subject. Parliament must  be imiporant. Everybody says; it  is, and that many people can't  be wrong. But in the river, while  the cold black blanket of the .  night came down around our  shoulders, we only fished and  talked about days to come in the  shining meadows of the  country:  high  Hi  UG'S  APPLIANCES  Speed Queen  Sales & Service  Gibsons  A Complete Stock of Paris  Specializing in Speed Queen Service  Phone 886-7244 days; after 6 -886-7560   YOU'RE  SmiLinG CALL FOR  LflDHTT'S BLUE'  m This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia Coast News, June 2, 1971.       ftORK   WANT��   (COIlfd)  COAST HEWS CLASSIFIED ADS  Deadline ��� Tuesday noon  4c a word, Minimum 75c  Subsequent Insertions Yz 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  USA and overseas $8.50  East. Canada $5.00  PHONE 886 2622  MISC. FOR SALE (ConfA        CARS, TRUCKS FOR SALE  COMING EVENTS  TWILIGHT THEATRE  Gibsons  MOVIES EVERY NIGHT  Phone 886-2827  June 7: O.A.P.O. Branch _8 Social, 2 p-m., Health Centre, Gibsons.'  vJune 11: Fiiendshiip Tea and  Bake Sale, 2 - 3:30 p.m. Christian Education Bail, Gibsons.  U.C.W. Evening Group.  Attention members' of Branch 38  O.A.P.O; A hus. fcriip to BelMnig-  <ham has been arranged for Wed.  June 16, at nominal cost. For  particulars- and reservations  phone Sec. Mrs. Silverton, 886-  7049 as early as possible. First  cpme first siesyed basis.  Silver Spur Trail Rides open  weekend��, (gentle and fast horses Phone 886-9909.  DEATHS  BIGGS ��� May 29, 1971, Edwin  Percy Biggs of Selma Park, B.C.  Survived by his wife -and family.  Private funeral services* were  held from the Harvey Funeral  Home.      -   COCHRAN ��� May 24, 1971, William. David Cochran, aged 70  years, of Pender Harbour, B.C.  Survived by 2 sons, Gordon, and  Bill; 3 daughters1, Mrs. Audrey  Boingal, Mrs. Delice Campsiall  amid Mrs. April Comizzi; 6 sis--  ters. Mrs. Bryant, Mrs.. Sundie,  Mrs. Bell, Mrs.- Hemsworth, Mrs  Dykes and Mrs. Rogers; grandchildren; and) great-grandfc-iild-  ren. Funeral service was held  Friday, May 28 at 3:45 p.m.  from the Harvey Funeral' Home,  G-lbsons, B.C., Rev. D. Popple  officiating. Cremation. Flowers  in 'containers only.  WALL ��� May 28, 1971, Joseph  Samuel Wall of Sechelt, B.C.  Survived by 1 brother, Fred, of  Vancouver, 1 nephew and 2  nieces. Funeral service was held  Mon., May 31 from the Harvey  Funeral Home under the auspices of the Jehovah Witnesses.  Cremaibion.  CARD OF THANKS  I would 'like to thank Dr. Burtnick and all the stalff of St.  Mary's Hospital for their extreme kindness and attention to  my husband during his stay in  hospital. Also to my many  Mends and neighbors for their  .help and messages! of sympathy  ���Lillian   Sear   and1 family.  W" ~~  On May Day at Sechelt, Indian  type bag containing girl's ballet  shoes. Finder please phone 886-  7714.  FOUND  Small key found opposite Murray's Garden Shop on May 21.  Now at Coast News.  White Maltese male, at Langdale  Phone 886-9880 or 886-7425.  HELP WANTED  Free space for small trailer to  nesiponsilble older man with good  character for occasional chores  in Rciberts Creek area. Phone  886-7285.   Part time court reporter wanted  Shorthand an essential require-  ment. Phone 885-2883 or 88,-9518.  Good cook wanted. Apply stating aige, experience and salary  expected. Box 618, Sechelt.  ,  WORK WANTED  HOME-AID  CUSTOM DESIGN  & DRAFTING SERVICES  Homes, garages, additions,  etc. planned & drafted to  code specifications.  Personal service.  Call 886-7389  Full or part time work wanted.  Experience in typing.: bookkeeping, payroll and cost accounting.  Phone. 886-9680.  ALBERT'S SAW GRINDING  & SAW FILING  886-2701  P.O. Box 244, Gibsons  Roberts Creek Hospital Auxiliary will be pleased to cater for  your bridal or social event. Call  886-2706.  Will spray paint your house.for  $150. Special rate from May 18  to June 18, $100. Phone 886-2512.  Handyman will paint your home,  or do general nuisance jolbs, 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.  Dressmaking and alterations.  Phone 886-7589. Mrs. N. McKenzie,  1631 Marine Dr., Gibsons.  Do you require bookkeeping,  statements, balance sheets, and  personal income tax? Phone  886-9331.    ���  Custom kitchens,; general finish  carpentry, work performed' on  the job with your materials. Ph.  886-9593.  VERNON & SON  BULLDOZING  Land clearing with  clearing blade  Grading and Excavating  Competent work, Service  Satisfaction Guaranteed  Phone 886-2887 or 886-2894  Lawn cutting.  Winston's  Sporting Goods. Gibsons 886-9600.  ~ 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.  MOVIES EVERY NIGHT  Phone 886-2827  MISC. FOR SALE  Lady desires permanent full  time general office work. Phone  885-9847.  Single horse trailer, good condition, ready to .go. Phone 886-7729  Kenmore electric range, about  24" wide. $60. Phone 886-2352.  CanKper sufi(tia|>le for car or  truck, sleeps 4 perhons, factory  built. Price $650 cash. Phone  886-7753.   40 ft. of V2 inch chain. Phone  886-2095.  Bargain! $50 buys Tappan electric range in almost new condition. Phone 886-2095.   Near new 12' x 52' 2 bedroom  mobile home. Phone 886-7301.  9 year old bay ���gelding, Y2 quarter horse, Y> morgan. 14.3 handls  Phone 886-9~596.  Mini bike and hydlroplane.  Ph.  886-2459.   Boy's black -quality 2 pant suit,  size 12, worn twice. $18.50. Ph.  886-2313 or 886-2664.        14 ft. can-D trailer, $250 full  price. .303 Lee Enlfield 1896 model. Phone 886-2078.  Truck canopy, 15 Ift. Oasis trailer, sleeps' 5, A-l shape, ready to  igo. Platform . scales, carpet  sweeper, caimp cot, bumper jack  Ten pin bowling bail, 6 inch  jointer-planer. Phone 885-2116.  Young ewe for sale. Rich goat's  milk, 50c quart. Small electric  upright organ. Phone 886-7285.  Westinghouse deluxe 14 cu. ft.  refrigerator-freezer, frost free,  avocado, 7 mo. old Cost $530  new, $350 cash. Phone 886-7595  after 5:30 pjm.  __  Oil range complete with Cyclos  burner (needs ���adtjusting), hot  water tank, and oil barrel with  stand,  $50. Phone  886-9859.  Genuine Danish teak -chair and  desk; Philips stereo radio record player. Phone 886-2964.  AVON        "~~~~  Gibsons Bay area representative  Mrs. Inge Harrison, 886-2967.  10 SPEED H.Q.  Dick Mallett's Cycle Sales and  Service offers you parts for all  bikes. Also Suzuki and Honda  parts. All bike repairs. Reasonable.  At the Rental Shop, Davis Bay.  Phone 885-2848  SPRING   FILLED  CHESTERFHELD & CHAIR  good shape,  $50.   CHEST,  5  DRAWERS, $20.  CHIFFEROBE MIRROR  & DRAWER SET, old, $15.  FULL SIZE CONTINENTAL  STYLE BED with spring   '  filed' Qstermoor mattress  and spring (new) $50  Antique Oriental Sendai and  Hong Kong chests, oil paintings, Turkish brazier and  other items  Phone  886-7178 mornings  or  evenings  Bedding plants available no.w  Tomatoes $1.25 per doz..  CREEKSIDE GREENHOUSES  Reed Rd., Gibsons, 886-2421  QUALITY FEEDS  Buckerfield & Purina Agents  50 lb. of Cr. Oat���_____���$2.15  Wheat __���������$2.15  Lay Pellets _ .- $2,50  Hog Grower Pellets���������$2;35  Dog Crumbles __$4.25  Hay, Tim. Clover mix $1.10 !bale  Pratt Road, Gibsons       886-7527  FULLER BRUSH  REPRESENTATIVE  Linda MaUett, 886-7293  Suzuki  motorcycle in excellent  condition; small rototiller, brand  new. Phone 886-2983.  10' x 52' Safeway mobile home,  2 bedrooms, Jack and Jill. Apply  No. 1, Sunshine Coast Trailer  Park.  ��� .   -  Trailer 12' x 65' with tipout. 2  bedrooms, can be financed. Ph.  886-7187.        ..-  Camper or unit. 9'3" Vanguard  camper with fibreglass top.  Sleeps 4, double propane tanks,  furnace, etc. '66 Mercury % ton  truck, 300 cu. in., 4 speed, low  mileage. Phone 886-7452.  Paneloc shells ��� for cottagse.  20' diameter, 320 sq. ft. with  door, 2 windows and timber  foundation beams, to clear slight  ly water damaged at $1500 cash  plus 5% tax, 10% down holds till  July 1. Contact A. Dawson, Har-  riigan Industries Ltd., days 278-  9891, evenings, 298-7736.  FEED  FOR ALMOST EVERY NEED  Reasonable Prices  Convenient Location  WYNGAERT ENTERPRISES  Gibsons     ���; r    ���*      886-9340  WINSTON'S SPORTING GOODS  Head of Wharf  The one-stop Sports Shop  Gibsons, 886-9600  Automotive undercoating and  steam cleaning (portable) Phone  886-2784.    Buy your 45 gal. trash incinerator from Sechelt Kinsmen at  $3.50 each. Phone 885-2443.  IF IT'S SUITS - IT'S MORGANS  885-9330,  Sechelt  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  Chinchillas, breeding stock and  young. Reasonable price. Also  Muffed Tumbler pigeons. E. Sur-  tees, Halfmoon Bay. Ph. 885-9303  FARM FRESH EGGS  PURE  UNPASTURIZED HONEY  Always Available  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  Used electric and gas ranges,  also oil ranges. C & S Sales, Ph.  885-9713.  Sechelt  '65 Plymouth 6, auto. Phone 886-  -2001;      - 7  1971 Mazda Yz ton pickup. Just  like new. $1500 cash. Phone 886-  2894. 7        '   Truck canopy, 15 ft. Oasis trailer, sleeps 5, A-l shape. Ready to  ��, go. 885-2116.������;;.  "'68 Cortina GT, 22^000 miles, 4  extra snow tires; Offers considered. Phone 886-2964.-  .1959 Chev 1 ton van. Phone 886-  9959.    \ ;-  - '68 Datsun 1600, 15,000 miles. Ph.  8867427 after 5 p.m.  SUNSHINE COAST REAL ESTATE  SELMA PARK  Retirement Cottaige, 2 bedrooms, located just 1 (block from  store, breakwater, (beach, etc.,  electric range and __r_dge included, pembroke bath, electric hot  water, large carport. Easy  terms. $8750.  BOATS FOR SALE  WANTED  17 ft. Clinker, 1968 65 hp. o.to.  engine, both in good shape. Suitable for ski boat. Anchor, paddles and fire extinguisher included. $1100 cash. Pihone 886-  2382.  14 ft. plywood boat, 10 ft. fibre-  -gliaiss boat, Nem. 14 ft. fibreglass  boats, fiibreglassf d'inghys.  WINSTON'S SPORTING GOODS  Gibsons, 886-9600  11' plywood cartop boat, new,  Phone 886-9961.  10' F.G. boat, forward deick,  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, hull1, half cabin,  fibreglassed to water line 1970,  20 Merc outboard! just overhauled in shop. Boat, motor, controls  $450. Phone 886-9306.  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  WELCOME WOODS:  MUST BE ISOLD ���. SacrificeJ!  25,000 sq. ft. treed lot: F.P.  $1750.  SELMA PARK  Cozy 2 bedroom home, just  Hike new, all electric close to  store and beach, tremendous  view of Gulf and Trail Islands,  small landscaped garden lots.  Cash for quick sate: $15,900.  10 Level Acres  Paved road1, water supply,  -.large cement block (building (40'  x 72') ideal storage warehouse,  handy location, good . value,  $22,000.  Call Jack Anderson: 885-2323 or  885-2053.  PETS  Poodles, grooming, clipping.  Years of experience. Phone 886-  2601.  ANNOUNCEMENTS  MOVIES EVERY NIGHT  Phone 886-2827  Alcoholics Anonymous. Phone  885-9534, 886-990)4 or 885-9327,  Mr: & Mrs. 885r9865 after 5 p.m.  COMPRESSED AIR  SERVICE FOR  Skindivers' and Firemen's  air tanks  SKINDIVERS AVAILABLE  FOR SALVAGE WORK  MARINE ACCESSORIES  Paint, fibreglass, rope, canvas,  boat hardware  WALT NYGREN SALES  (1971) LTD.  Gibsons, 886-9303  For membership of explosive re  quirements contact C. Day 886-  2051 Lockyer Rd. Howe Sound  Farmers Institute, Stumping or  ditching powder, dynamite, electric or regular caps, prima-  cord, etc  CONSTRUCTION  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Sechelt   Phone 885-2283  Everything tor your  building needs  FUELS  FIREWOOD: Alder $20 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. Phone 886-9988.  PROPERTY WMTD  Wanted, reasonably priced waterfront property, area1 Gower  Point -'Gibsons. Private party.  Phone 112-987-1241.  Waterfront    property.    Private  party, ho developer. Write  R. Minnich, 4354 Avon Dr., La  Mesia, Calif., 92041.  Wanted, waterfront lot or acre*-  age, Gibsons to Halfmoon Bay.  Cash. Private. Box 2028, Coast  News.  Large wooden storage tank for  water. Phone 922-1810.  Timber,   any   quantity,   fir   or  hemlock. Phone 886-9670.  MOBILE HOMES  SEEING IS BELIEVING  Fantastic panoraanSc view lot,  center of Gilbsons. Note size 76'  x 265' Landscaped:, terraced,  fruit trees, beautiful soil. Just  the location, for your dream  home, just steps to shopping;  beach, boat launching, etc. yet  this lovely site location affords  privacy & rural' atmosphere. -  PRICED TO SELL  Good faimily home, close to  beach, 3 bdtams plus den or 4th  bdiim. Large kitchen, full concrete basement, LR panelled',  W-W carpet, carport and sundeck. Priced to sell ��� $18,000.  Excellent terms. $10,000 down,  balance $125 per month at G%%.  GIBSONS  Level building lot, center < of  Gilbsons, close to shops, etc. size  approx. 130 ' 65' pn paved road1,  & all services. Priced at only  $2850.  Call Lorrie Girard:  886-7244 or  886-7760.  ROBERTS CREEK  Only 3 lots left, Seaview (sizes  approx. 70 x 270) igood building  sites. Excellent investment for  only $2850 each. Check and compare!! Good terms only $850  down. Don't miss out, Act Now!  Call: Lorrie Girard: 886-7244 or  886-7760 or John Black, 886-7244  or 886-7316.  ���'���,  - ��� >:  ;'      -���    - 7J  KEATS ISLAND  Waterfront .110 ft., approx.  plus one acre; 2 bdrm all year  round retirement home, and, two  sleeping cottages, includes 3  good floats for boat moorage. On  water, hydro and telephone.  $10,000 cash plus good AS.  GOWER POINT  200 x 200 view property, semi-  waterfront, beautifully treed,  faices southwest. Secluded & private. Beautiful beach. F.P. $6800  WATERFRONT  Centrally located in Gibsons,  on paved road and services. FP  $7,000.  SEAVIEW ESTATES  VIEW! VIEW! VIEW Modern  subdivision with all underground  services, Beautiful view of Keats  Island and Gulf of Georgia. The  perfect spot to build your dream  home, close to schooTs, shopping,  etc.  ROBERTS   CREEK  7.2 acres, Lower Roberts Creek  Jldl, semi-waterfront beautifully  treed paridike property, gentle  slope, year round stream, ideal  estate property. This is a must  to see!! $17,000 handles, bal A-S.  Call John L. Black: 886-7244 or  886-7316.  MacGREGOR PACIFIC REALTY  LTD.  16 ft. Travelaire trailer, propane  range with oven, sleeps 6. Excellent condSltion, $1750. Bhione  885-9630 or 885-9570.  EXCLUSIVE  AGENTS  Phone 886-7244  John L. Black ��� 886-7316  Lorrie Girard ��� 886-7760  Jack Anderson ��� 885-2053  PROPERTY FOR SALE  3 bedroom split level, beautiful  view home, Davis Bay, WW  throughout.- electric heat, Franklin fireplace, 20 x 25 family rec.  room, 2 patios. Asking price  $29,500. Write Box 472, North  Vancouver, giving phone number.  ���  '.  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.  Grantham��. Spectacular view, 3  bedroomis, den or 4th bedroom,  sundeck, new high concrete  basement. $18,000. Phone 886-  7559 or 886-2330.  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  Real Estate & Insurance  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  GIBSONS, B.C. Ph. 886"2481  Hopkins Landing: View lot 50'  xl40', nicely treed. Oose to store  & beach. Water available. $3850.  886-2481  Terrific View froon this neat  home in Upper Granthams1. Only  $10,900 FP with $3700 down takes  a well built 2 BR. home. Try  yolur offers'.  886-2481  Gibsons Village: (Cochrane'  Road) Level walking to beach  and shopping. Attractive 2 BR  home, livdnig room features'  white brick FP. Well built, has  copper plumbing, electric' heat  and aluminum. windows. Drive-  wlay anidl carport. Asking $18,000  F.P. ������<���'.  886-2481  Waterfront: on Gower Point  Road. Lot fully developed, week  end cottage on property for use  while developing building plans.  $5,000 down on $19,000 FP.  886-2481  Abbs Rd.: 2 or 3 bdrm near  new home with a panoramic.  view, large lot 88' x 150' nicely  landscaped'. Doulble plumbing,  built in range and oven with dining room opening1 through sliding (glass doors to sundeck, full  bsmt., rec. room. Full price  $28,000 on terms.  j      886-2481  You'll find seclusion and a  great view on this 6 acre piece  ifrom a hew 3 bedroom full basement home. Oome and see this  beautiful place. Full price $29,-  900.  886-2481  Just Move In. That's all you  have to do i*_ this 2 bdrm stucco  home on Chaster Rd. on double  lot, price includes dishwasher,  fridge, stove; washier, dryer,  deep freeze .and rotating TV antenna on a price oif $20,950 with  $8500 .ctawn.  ,  886-2481  Chaster Rd.: 2Y2 acres with a  view, cleared enough for building. 167' x 675' Full prilce $7500  on terms.  886-2481  Beach Avenue: Roberts Creek.  View.lot,50* ;x, 150?. Cfeare__.fS-T  approval. Driveway and culvert.  Power is on lot. $4500: Good!  terms.  886-2481  Roberts Creek: Revenue home  could be VLA investment on %  acre. Main house is 2 bdrm with  large LR with fireplace, lots of  cupboards and s-undeck at back.  Lower suite is self contained and  would! rent at $80 per month.  F.P. $2L900.  886-2481  Richard F. Kennett  Notary Public  Evenings:  Jack White ��� 886-2935  Ken Crosby ��� 886-2098  Jay Visser ��� 885-2300  EWART McMYNN REALTY  Phone 886-2248  Box 238 Gibsons, B.C.  Notary Public  Roberts Creek: Offered for the  first tome ��� New subdivision of  semi-waterfront property, fully  servilGed* and blacktop roads.  This is on a gentle slope so that  all lots can be view lots and you  can have your choice of all  cleared or lightly wooded with  restrictions ifor your protection.  This is a multiple listing. Act  now.'  Gibsons: Here is a nice home on  an all cleared country lot close  in to all faipilitiesi. This is a nice  2 tosdroom home on Regional  water and has 220 wiring. Asking price $11,500. $3,000 will  handle.  E. McMynn, 886-2500  Vince Prewer, 886-9359     7  Wally Peterson, 886-2877  Waterfront lot within village of  Giibsons. Lovely view, utilities',  building site level with road.  Ideal far retirement home, $7000  cash. 886-7559 or 886-2330.  Bright new 3 bedroom or 2 bedroom and den, utility, A-O heat,  on large partly wooded lot near  shopping plaze. Phone owner,  886-2762.  3 only left. Large view lots.  Gower Point area hear good  beach. Terms. Phone 886-2887  MOVIES EVERY NIGHT  Phone 886-2827 E  Coast News1,.June 2, 1971.  Pender Harbour: 800' level  waterfront, 44 acres. Hwy thru'  middle. Comfortable 2 bdrm  home, barn and small1 orchard.  Owner anxious to sell, bring  your offers near $49,000. Terms  tbo7 /'  Selma Park: Choice view lot  on street of new (homes. Water  and .power at prop. Near shopping, P.O. and marina. $2,500  down on F.P. $5,300.  Roberts Creek: Immediate  possession on $6,000 . down. 5  view acres. Cozy 5 room. log  cottage, garden area, fruit trees.  Full price $14,900. Bring your offers.   . . 7  Charming 3 ibd'nm home on full  V2 acre slight slope to west: Access to beach, nice view. Community water, etc. The house is  a real little gem and must be  seen to appreciate. Terms on  $23,900.  Gibsons: One of the finest  views in the area from 76 x 200  lot on blk top road. Older 4  bdrm home and garage. $12,600.  Only $7,000 gives possession  of O.Ti 3 bdrm home on view  prop. Fireplace in spacious- living rm., family size kitchen, lge.  sun room; Full concrete bsmt.,  A-oil heat and utility room.  Lovely garden. Full price only-  $15,500 and easy terms.  K. BUTLER iKiW  ALL TYPES  OF  INSURANCE  Gibsons, B.C.    7  Phone 886-2000  ���'���"-��� 7 ���������=      MEMBER  MULTIPLE LISTING  SERVICE  Gibsons ��� Comlfortable, well  kept three bedroom home. Economical propane furnace and  range. Harbor view, Neat, fenced lot, handy to post office arid  stores. F.P. $14,000 2108  Gibsons Rural ��� Retirement?  Revenue? Subdivision? Two  sound, well maintained dwellings''  and outbuildings on 23 acres,  cleared, fenced and cross-fenced7  pasture and parkland ��� and an  assured supply of excellent water from two strea_rt__i7 $45,000,  reasonable terms1; 1279  Selma Park ���-Two only..Residential lots situated one block  above highway. B.C. Hydro, telephone and municipal water available. Moderate slope, good  drainage, second growth timber.  Near schools, shops, hospital.  F.P. $5,250 and $4,750. DP.  $2,500, balance easy payments.  EXCLUSIVE WITH    '  Agencies Ltd.  Realty .'& Insurance  BOX 128, SECHELT  Phone C. R. Gathercole, 886-7015  Gibsons, B.C.  fflRRENT  2 bedroom duplex, adults only,  no pets. All" electric. Phone 738-  8542. 5 - 8 p.im.  2 bedroom home, newly decorated, close to Gibsons, $100 per  month.   Box 2029, Coast Newts.  Waterfront, 2 ibedrootni unifur-  nished duplex, Gower Point area  Phone 886-2887,   Furnished! basement suite, suit  single person, $40 a ohonth. No  children. Private entrance.4 Close  to stores and post office. Phone  886-7198. 1546 S. Fletcher, Gilbsons. 7  On or after June 20, 3 bedroom  home, Davis Bay, one or two  children only, $190 a month. For  full particulars write Box 472,  North Vancouver giving phone  number.  Store or office space for rent.  Approximately 565 sq. ft., also  storage space in basement for  renter. Phone, days 885-9817 or  eves. 885-2368.  DO YOU HAVE A PROBLEM?  Can't parte recreational vehicles  in your own yard?  Do you come to the Sunshine  Coast for the weekend?  Have to bring your R.V. with  you each time?  Do ferry costs get high 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 News,  or phone 886-7568.  Mobile Home Sites  Gower Point  500 - 1000 ft. from good beach  area. Each site with .view of  the sea. Extra space for those  who like to garden. No rowdyism or dogs  allowed.  The Vernons.  886-2887 or 886-2894  RITZ MOTEL ���- Rates by day,  or week. Commercial and crew  rates. Full housekeeping. Elec-  tric heat. 886-2401,.Gibsons.     -  Mobile home space available.  Sunshine Coast Trailer Park,  Gibsons 886-9826.  WANTED TO RENT  Responsible faniilly of 4 require  cottage, GibsonsMLangdale area,  from June 27 to July 31. Phone  collect 327-3878.  Quiet mMdle aged couple, 11 yr.  , old KJauighter and w-edl-behalved  small dog desire dean and private cottage near water, Gibsons to Halfmoon Bay preferred,  > 1 or 2 weeks between July 19  and Aug. 16. Would consider of-  ering> our modern home and  lovely private garden in exchange. Mutual references. Reply to Mrs. JH. Falconer, 2365  Whyte Ave., .Port Coquitlam.  One or two bedroom furnished  or unfurnished house or suite for  (frank employee. Phone 886-2337.,  Any type of,cabin for June and  July, Roberts Creek beach area.  Phone collect 112-926-4493.  cover  16.900 miles  After a jaunt of 16,000 miles,  Mr. and' Mrs. Jack Warn are  back home at Roberts Creek  They experienced all kind's of  weather when homebound, from  summer conditions to a blizzard  in' Arizona.  Their trip took them all over  Mexico in their Volkswagen bug  and lived in Mexican towns,Tori*  the coast and^ri the .mountains.  They found that Mexico has ev-  eryithijrtg if nam modern conditions to7feudaiiism. Jack showed!  djonsiderable interest in> their sior  cial cor^ti-ons and ai_^icuilt*ure.  Joan attended the Instituto de  AHlende in iSan Miguel de Al-  lende which has now become  their second home. They^ ifouiid  that some tribes' idlid not want to  ibe ' photographed ibeHevong it:  took something away from them'  while others were pleased to  stand before a camera.  They arrived home .with a tattered bug, one slide window  smashed!, -blocked with wood and  a smatehed front window. They  also brought with them al mocking bird called a cenzoncle.  Their trifp took them as far as  Guatemala.  Graduates named  Graduating students at Vancouver universities are: Simon  Fraser University, Mary Eliza*-  beth Steinhauser, Seohelt, Bachelor of Arts, First Class Honors.  University of British Columbia,  from Gibsons: Teiiy Richard  Johnston, B.A.'Sc; Margaret E.  Fellowes, B.A.; WaHiajm. FrederJ  ick Pafriker, B.S.F. Sechelt: Patricia Diane Draper, B.Sc. (Agr.)  PAINTINGS  by KATHIKN WELLS  on display at the  Sechelt Gallery  May 26 to June 5  Cooper - Sharkey  At First Baptist Church in  Rochester, Minnesota, on April  16, Diane Sharkey and Edward  Cooper were united in n_jar__age.  The ceremony wa-si. performed  by Rev. Clarence Anderson.  The groom is the second son  of Mr. and Mrs. George Cooper  of Gibsons.  The petite Ibride, daughter of  Mr. and Mrs. Hugo Sharkey of  Byron, Minnesota, was charmingly attired in a full length  gown of white sata peau and  chantilly lace in an A-line style"  The bodice featured a high neckline and long sleeves! with- shirring extending into the wide lace  cuffs. Her long mantilla veil was  attached to a headpiece of lace  and pearls. .   .;-,.  Attending the bride were Ther  sister. Miss- Jeanette Sharkey of  Byrori, maid! of honor, and Miss  Beverly Johnson of Monti-cello,  Minn, bridesmaid.  Besrt man was Brian Cooper of  Gibsons, brother of the groom;7  and groomsnian was Paul Wiens;  of Rochester. }       ''7,,^  Ushering^^we-eTMy-iott Sharkey  of Franklin Park, Illinois, and  Le Roy Sharkey of Rochester,  both ibrothers of the Ibride, and  Lennis Weins, also of Rochester.  -Mrs. Harold Solmonson, organist, provided the nuptial music. There was a solo "Lead Me  (Us) Guide Me (Us)" by Doris  Akers. The 13th chapter of Corinthians was* read1 prior to the  public declaration of marriage  vows.  Rev. William Pehn was master of ceremonies at the delightful reception held in an auditorium of the church buildiing whidi  had been beautiffully decorated  for the occasion. A choir of 40,  on tour from Briercrest Bible Institute, sang at the reception.  The bride is a graduate of  John Marshall High School, Austin Vocational school and Brier-  crest Bible Institute, Caronport,  Sasfc, and was a nurse at St.  Mary's Hospital in Rochester.  The igroom is a graduate of  Briercrest Bible Institute.  The happy couple have taken  up residence at Porter Creek,  Yukon Territory, where they are  : Missionary house parents' at?  Ridgeway Home for Native Children.  VISITORS FROM OREGON  Mr: and Mrs. J. S. Thurston  of Gibsons had as (guests Mayor  W. A. (Bill) and Mrs. Edna Anderson from.'Rockaway, Oregon,  who visited this area for the first,  time and left quite impressed.  Saturday evening guests included Mayor Wally and Mrs. Rita  Peterson and daughter Lorraine,  .Floyd and Gladys McGregor and  Harry and Marg Smith.  ST. PIERRE IN BRUSSELLS  Paul St. Pieaire M.P., is attending a NATO Pa___amenta_y  meeting in Brussells where he is  special rapporteiuir to the scien-  tifiic and techiiical committee on  the subject of ocean -pollution.  GALLERY DISPLAY  Paintings of flowers and -seascapes by Mrs. Kathleen Wells  of Roberts Creek will be on display at the Sechelt Galleries until June 5.  IN VANCOUVER HOSPITAL  Mrs.   Anne   Prewer of Grantham's desires  her friends  and  ��� clients  to know  that she is in  .St.* Paul's Hospital, Vancouver.  ELECTROLUX  SALES & SERVICE  BOB WALTHAM  885-9878  General Meeting  GIBSONS ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION  MONDAY, JUNE 7, 7:30 p.m.  ATHLETIC HALL, Armour's Beach, Gibsons  The Sporting activities of the children of this community  are (dependent upon the (interest and co-operation of the  parents. DPlease attend.  -UtJ-LOjUJ-MI-ll-!!"!!!-** ���I"    ��� ��� ���   ���   ���*���*  THANK YOU  fo ail our friends and customers who have patronized  the Peninsula Hotel under our management  We extend best Wishes, to the new owners  Alexandra, Peter, Mona and Ken Pawliuk  We know you will continue fo support them  ANNE AND ERNIE CHMILAR.  BRENDA and GERALD  Photo by Peninsula PhotograpBiers  Burki-Enriis  A colorful weddang took place  on May 22 at 7 p._n. in Gibsons  United Church, when Miss Patricia Lynne Enrtis, daughter of  Mr. and Mrs. Howard Ennis of  ���Gilbsons was united in marriage  with Cst. Hans Rudolf Burki, son  of Mr. and Mrs. William Burki  of Saskatoon, Sask. Rev. J. Williamson performed the ceremony.  The charming bride wore a  floor length white satin gown,  with a mandarin collar, the  neck and bodice trimmed with  jewels, and a floor length veil.  She carried a bouquet of red  flame roses, white feathered  carnations arid lily of the valley  The matron of honor, Mrs.  Patty Bawtinheimer, and! bridesmaids Miss Lynne Gibson and  Miss Myrna Dumont, Vancouver  were gowned in electric blue  floor length gowns of peau de  soie in vogue style, with a ibow  in the (back, and blue petals in  their hair.  The best man was Cst. Will  Burki of Thunder Bay, Ont. Cst.  Jack^Keddy, Kelowna and Sigt.  Marten Young,  Burnaby, were  ushers. The groom, best man  and ushers were all1 in RCMP  full dress uniform.  For her daughter's wedding,  the bride's mother chose a canary yellow enseohlble, with white  accessories, audi, the snoomfs  mother chose a mauve dress and  coat, with white accessories;    ;  A reception was held in the  Canadian Legion Hall, Gibsons,  with Cpl. L. W. Bdlggeiman as  master of ceremonies. The toast  to the bride was proposed by her  uncle, Mr. .Robert Ennis, of  Courtenay, B;C.  For travelling to Harrison Hot  Springs f or their honeymoon, the  bridle wore a scarlet red dress  and . jaioket, black straw hat  trimm-ed: with red, black shoes  and purse,, with a white orchid  corsage. She presented her bouquet to her grandmother, Mrs.  G. Sharpe, of Vancouver.  The young couple will live in  Kelowna, B.C. Special guests' arrived from Thunder Bay, Qnt..  Saskatoon, Sasik., Yellowfcnife,  N.W.T., Oregon, Was^riiiigton,  Vancouver Island and Vancouver. ���        ��������� .��� .  Summer Is Here  WE HAVE FOR YOUR SUMMER NODS  Sun Glasses ��� Sun Hats and Caps  Beach Toys ��� Beach Bags ��� Beach Towels  Thongs, etc.  HARDY BOYS books for Boys  NANCY DREW books for Girls  Sewing Supplies ��� Artist Supplies  AT  Gilmore's  SECHELT  Shop  885-9343  Wedding  Stationery  THERMO-ENGRAVED  by the creators of The Bouquet Invitation Line  THERMO-ENGRAVING H rich, raised tottering  with the luxurious c&stinctSon of fine croftsmansf-p  ���but costs about half o$ much as you'd expect...  Many other styles from which lo choose.  Coast News  Phone 886-2622 CAPP  (By ED THOMSON)  What is so rare as a sunny day  in May,, especially here in Gibsons, Queen of the Sunshine  Coast! A veritable fairy-land,  smothered in a blizzard of fragrant blossoms. . .the burgeoning trees and shrubs, a gentle  heritage handed down from an  earlier, wiser generation who  planted,  and planted well, the  A NEW SERVICE  covering repairs to  household appliances  CROWHURST APPLIANCE  SERVICE  PHONE 886-7775  1637 Marine Drive. Gibsons  JOHN HARPER  Designer, Cabinetmaker  Carpenter  REASONABLE PRICES  886-7065  i  WANTED  Used furniture or what  have yon  WE BUY BEER  BOTTLES  AL'S USED FURNITURE  Gibsons ��� 886-28121  magnolia, dogwood, flowering almond, forsythaa, japonica, Portugese laurel and lilac, the peach  apple, plum, cherry and pear  trees that so delight the eye and  nostrils with heavy scented May-  time bloom.  To fully appreciate the real  beauty of the local scene, you  must get off the better travelled roads and take, to the winding lanes and ba-ckroads, where  this eye-filling beauty and fragrance unfolds at every turn  and twist of the lane.  Up on Glen Rd., just off Bal's  Lane, Harry Ashby's delightful  magnolia tree planted at least  25 years ago by William Chatt, a  retired, gardener, formerly in  charge of the Court House gardens in Vancouver, preens itself and takes up the entire area  on this hillside lawn.  Close to the pilings of the government wharf, the yearly miracle of a tall blooming quince,  raises its pinky blossoming top  branches almost to the level of  the roadiway, disdaining: the  noisome clutter that swirls at  its base, even when some misguided individual set off a flash  fire by using a blow torch in that  accumulated gasi pocket, threatening to destroy this lovely tree  and the wharf. This location by  the way is on the original preemption of the Gibson estate.  Frank Wyngaert, whose boyhood home was close by, recalls  his father was once offered this  sub-divided piece of land for  $1,5C<0V   The   4uiince   tree   was-  Have you heard of  Baha'U'llah?  Phone 885-9895  886-7355  Cburcb Services  5��  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 a.m., 1st and 3rd Sundays  Holy Communion  2nd and 5th Sundays, Mat-ins  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  886-2060  Sunday School, 10 a.m.  Morning Worship, 11 a.m.  WITH CHOIR AND SPECIALS  EVENING SERVICE, 7 p.m.  Testimony and Exhortation  Tuesday      Service 7:00  With once a month Special  Evangelistic Service  , planted 40 years ago by the Ernie Drews who owned the property at that time, until it was  sold to Walt Nygren.  It is quite truly said by some  that, "Oh, to be iii England now  that April's here", .".we'll take  "Oh to be in Gibsons' now that  Spring is here" any old time.  6      Coast News, June 2, 1971.  Will you join?  The turnout of parents and  ��� fans at the Little League baseball games has improved considerably, and their willing participation as base umpires, etc.  is certainly appreciated.  This year most of the boys are  first year players, some of the  games are a comedy of errors,  but very enjoyable to players  and fans alike. The boys' are  very enthusiastic about playing  and are grateful for the opportunity, consequently the quality  of baseball in thiss area will1 improve rapidly.  Gibsons Athletic Association is  in the (midst of a local business,  industry, social lolub and house-  to-house canvass* ifor irnerriber-  shiips. Anyone willing: to volunteer -their itilme'to canvass" a-  street or an airea, contact Mr.  Doug Elson, 886-2041.  Please welcome our represen-  ��tatives when they call,, listen to  their appeal, and support them.  _-:A $3 family membership is the  backbone of our Athletic Association and a good investment in  the children of our community.  ��� The youngsters do not expect  to get everything for nothing ���  many are out selling raffle tickets' in order to help finance their  teams. The young adults assist  willingly whenever asked. More  projects where they can participate will get underway in the  near future.  We can't do the job alone ���  the whole community is needed.  Please help!  There are some who feel fashions are harking (back to the  1950s. Knees may Or may not ibe  obvious-* in the new designs fea-  tusred for fall.  As to colors, black, red andl  black, purple and. red and purple with some browns will be  available .as well as salmon with  brown   and  grape  with beige.  Trousers will' also be strongly  vogue among the younger set according to forecasts for fall and  winter fashions.  Hem lengths! are not e_cpected  to igo to extremes either way.  One fashion designer comments  that some of the new fashions go  back to 71940 magazine fashion  jplates.  GILMORE'S  VARIETY SHOP  SEWING NEEDS, BUTTEmCK PATTERNS���Sechelt, Ph. 885-9343  HOWE SOUND 5, 10, 15 CENT STORE  ;'.   Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-9852  For All Your SEWING NEEDS, S-MPUCITY PATTERNS  0. G. DOUGLAS VARIETY & PAWTS  McCall's Patterns, Laces, Remnants & Singer Supplies  Sunnycrest Plaza, Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-2615  TASEIU SHOPPE  FOR YOUR YARDGOODS ��� Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-9331  DEADLINE for Registration of 2 to 5 year olds for fall Term  js June 15  JACK &Ml CO-OP NURSERY SCHOOL  Phone 886-7040, 886-9374, 886-2962  DESIGN AND  CONSTRUCTION OF  PERSONAL  HOMES  CALL FOR PROPOSALS  PROPOSALS  .The Government of British Columbia  invites proposals for:  ���(i) design and working drawings or  (ii) design, working drawings and construction  for one, two, three, or four Personal Care homes  of approximately 150 beds each, to be located  at Victoria (1), Vancouver (2) and kamloops (1).  These four projects will be the first of a number  of Personal Care Homes to be constructed in  centres across the Province.  The .design should meet the requirements of  elderly,persons;needing a measure of personal-  care   and   nursing   supervision.   The   design  should  generally follow a written  functional  program, provided   by  the   British   Columbia  Government.  Lands .and necessary services to the site boundary will be provided by the British Columbia  Government.  VARIETY OF TERMS  Proponents must be prepared to enter into an  agreement to provide appropriate services in  connection with a design and set of working  drawings and to accept responsibility for cost  limits.  If construction is also proposed, the submission  must indicate a firm price at which construction  would be undertaken and give firm dates for  completion of construction. In the event a proposal for design, working drawings, and construction were accepted, it is anticipated two  agreements would be entered into, one contract  in respect of design and working drawings, and  another contract for the construction phase.  Any or all proposals may not necessarily be  accepted. ^  Deposits are not required at the time of submission but upon acceptance of a proposal, the  customary practices as to deposits and bonds  will prevail.  Proposals will be examined by, and final selection if any will be with, the Government of British  Columbia.  HOME-LIKE ATMOSPHERE  Proposals will be judged by how best the needs  for suitability for care and a homelike atmosphere are balanced against the requirements  for economy of operatioa and capital cost control. Other matters to consider will be construction quality and starting and completion  schedules.  Sealed proposals in duplicate clearly marked  "Proposal for Personal Care Homes" will be  received until 2:00 p.m. on Monday, July 5,1971,  at the office of:  Dr. A. A. Larsen,  Health Branch, Department of Health 7  Services & Hospital Insurance,  Parliament Buildings, Victoria, B.C.  Packages containing information as to site location,   conditions,   function   programme   and  general instructions may be obtained from Dr.  Larsen (see address above).  GOVERNMENT OF THE PROVINCE OF BRITISH COLUMBIA  Department of Public Works  Honourable W. N. Chant,  Minister  Department of Health Services &  Hospital Insurance  Honourable R. R. Loff mark,  Minister A problem in water financin;  Gibsons co-uneil in withdlraw-  inig from -the Regional- District  water reserve fund has- created  increased water costs for "the  Regional District and also for  Gibsons as it requdre�� use of  Regional District water. Gibsons was assessed $5,000 for the  reserve fund. ������'���  This isi revealed in a (report  last Thursday to the Regional  board by its finance committee. The report readb as follows:  The finance committee has  again checked the legality of the  budget requisition with legal  counsel and its opinion was coh-  firaned. Unfortunately thte B.C.  Municipal Act does not provide  any machinery to test the legality xrf the one or other position  and we have to submit to dte-  I>a.rtmental decisions without  ���question.  : There is very little room for  -fafmusetment about our present  ;; positron. To the best knowledge  of the committee this matter  arose if rom a telephone conver-  nii-cipal adiministration and the  sation between the Gibsons mu-  department of municipal affairs  during which the $5,000 assessment <was protested. Gibsons mu-  nicipaldty disclaimed benefit  from the water -services- covered  by the loan for which a reserve  fund had to be ���created.  On reflection there is difficulty in understanding this position.  It was originally agreed between  the district and the municipality  of Gibsons that in view of Gibsons water need�� in the near future we would jointly develop  the district water resources, the  municipality taking a share right  in the beginning. After their  change of position it has to Ibe  realized .that in narrowing the  tax basis on which the. reserve  fund -can ibe raised, ultimate water costs have to go up and bulk  water to-be sold later will be  dearer..  Furthermore, the municipality  has an application with the Municipal Finance Authority for  their sewage loan for which a  reserve (fund of approxalmately  $20,000-$22,000 has to be Created.  This would have briought up the  total regional reserve fund to  approximately $82,0007 of which,  on the present assessment levels  Gibsons municipality would have  had 8% chipped in, or a total of  $6,600. On the- now changed basis' of benelfiitting areas-, Gibsons  Council will have to find an- extra $15,000, which otherwise  would have been Carried by the  rest of the Region.  If wei as suggested by the department, atild! the .reserve fund,  to the main loan we are in a  double predicament:  We have committed1 moire or  less' our total, $1,500,000, allowing1 for issorme reasoriatole -discount  to Ifuture waterworks expansion.  We can, as offered ito -us), request the minister to increase  the loan by $60,000, plusi discount  and pay it (back over 25 years at  a tqtal cost of $141,000. In such  case we shall be the proud owners oif a reserve fund1 in 25 years  At that time, when we do not  need it any longer having-repaid  the loan anyway, -we would have  paid an extra $90,000 or -more  for precisely nothing.  However, the matter .becomes  worse when we would have to  obtain about $6,000 per annum  without creating any (revenue  producing assets. As our revenue  presently does not fulliy cover  our debt service for the next two  or three years, and anticipating  accelerating growth in participation!, any additional cost would  either create a greater deficit  or would require irate changes1.  Both alternatives: are intolerable  at this time.  The Ifinance committee, therefore, recommends the board  raise the reserve fund !by a short  teum bank loan, separate from  the waiter (function,  and repay  this loan by a special levy of Yi  mill in the participating areas  B, C, D, E, and F and the pair-  tdicipaitoi-g municipality .off-. Sie-  chelt. This would be permissible  under section 766 of the Municipal1 Act which allows the- creation of special puirpbse -funds by  imposition of levies1 up to Y2 mill  wathoult plebiscite. Present as-  sessments would allow revenues  of approximately $15,000 ,per annum so that the loan could foe  repaid in the- fifth year at a cost  of about $12,000 instead of $90,-  000 if added'to the loan.       ,  Once this loan is paid back  by the benefitting areas a look  should be taken whether a gen-"  era! sreserve fund for special local financing should be considered for all electoral areas and1 the  municipalities of -V4 mull for fire  protection and other -minor capital requirements- presently not  obtainable through the Municipal  Finance Authority.  As far as the reserve ifui_d of  $60,000 is concerned, the secretary has. requested guidance  from the department of imuniici-  pal affairs but no answer is available at this time. The finance  committee will, if the board approves, have the necessary bylaw for the loan and subsequent  special levy of Y2 mill prepamed  for the next meeting.  KVHS MOW & TV  DEALER FOR  PHILIPS  ZENITH  FLEETWOOD  ADMIRAL  RUGS & FURNITURE  SALES ft SERVICE  To aO Make*  Phone 8M--B80  *s  m^^m^^r^  3 DAYS ONLY  JUNE 3-4-5  ^^^^^^^+*+****r9***0**+******r***+**0***0*^**0*^**ri*^^***0***trH^lr*0*0+0r  WWMWWW��MAMMMMAMAM  FREE  Corsages for the laiies  and Key Chains for Hie Men  ^>*^^^r^^^^r^0**^r^^^^^0***0^^^^^^r^0^^+*^^^^^m*^^^^^^^    '  NYLON & WOO). WORK SOCKS Reg. $4.05 ��� 3  for  79  WOOL WHJM.E KNIT VESTS  SPORT SHIRTS L-S.  LEATHER JACK  PENMAN'S SWEAT SHIRTS  I      G. W. G. JACKETS  GOiF JACKETS  Reg.to$4.00���C] 95  Reg. $8.95 - $2.95  $1.95 to $9.00  SHIRTS  Reg. $62.50 ��� $29.95  PERM. PRESS PANTS __ Reg. $8.95 fo $12.95 ���.  Reg. $3.50 ��� 95c  Reg. $7.50 - $2.95  Reg. $12.95 - %^A5  $4.98  $6-98  M  SLIM PANTS (make ydur own cut-offsj)  $2.49  Single cold control for   on door,  refrigerator and freezer.  Reg.$519.95  WHITE ORBS SHIRTS ..... Reg. $5.50 & $6.95  $2.75 .$3 50  S S. SPORT SHIRTS ��� V4 PRICE  LEATHER VEST. ___..__ Reg. $19.95 ��� $| 3 45  Parker's Hardware (1969) Ltd.  I QUALITY I HARDWARB [ECONOMY j  Sechelt, B.C.  MORGAN'S MEN'S WEAR  COWREE STREET, SECHELT  Phone 885-9330  885-2171  %jnj---x_n_j-*T^i_ri_/xjTj<'X*r^^ l*^'***^^'^^^*"^^**^^* ���___-���-~--_.��-*-*---i __i__*i__-_��_*��__-__*i_*--__. __-^-fc-��--l------w--��---_------M��---��-_---��-_��-1-^-)^^^<-^-><-^^^^^>^w^f-^w-  mammzmmmmmm:3mmmi HOSPITAL DATE SET  At the Thursday night -meeting  last week of the Regional -District Hosipatal board it learned  _rom Ddreetor Frank West that  latest completion date on the  St. Mary's Hospital extension  has ibeen set for July 15. It was  expected "work would have been  completedi (by the end off March.  LAKES BOAT SPEEDS  C-iairmaiiD J. H. Tyner after a  stiK_y covering power boat  speeds recammended that no  power boats be ipenmitted to  Lilies, Garden Bay, Hotel, Bear,  North, Kokomo and Klein Lakes.  He recomimiended that on West  Lake, Nelson Island that five hp.  boats be allowed.  FRANK E. DECKER,    dos.  OPTOMETRIST  For Appointment  88-6-2248  Every Wednesday  Bal Block  Gibsons  J       THANK YOU     j  I To all the participants and the people who assisted and |  i 1  | supported us so greatly in making the 23rd Sechelt May |  | Day another successful event. ��  s %  % ��� n  I E.HENSCH j  %���       \ May Day Committee Chairman,     . j  H Sunshine Coast lion* Club. 1  _aHmuuttui\iim\inuunttiuiuinii\M\tt\ni_(n\ni  Village of Gibsons  NOTICE  ' .       . .- ��� .    V  SPRINKLING RESTRICTIONS EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY  Effective immediately sprinkling restrictions are imposed on all users from the Municipal water system as follows:  1. ODD NUMBERED PROPERTIES IN THE VILLAGE,  and NORTH. SHAW and PRATT ROADS, may sprinkle  ��� on:���"' "       *   odd calendar dates from  7 p.m. to 10 p.m.  2. EVEN NUMBERED PROPERTIES IN THE VILLAGE,  and HENRY ROAD, and SECHELT HIGHWAY, may  sprinkle on:���  even calendar dates from  . 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.  ALL SPRINKLERS MUST BE TURNED OFF IF ANY FIRE  SIREN IS SOUNDED  May 28, 1971  Gibsons,- B.C.  David Johnston.  Municipal Clerk.  8       Coasit News, June 2, 1971.  Special Senior  Citizen church  service June 13  The May meeting of the Old  Age Pensioners, Branch 38, at  the Health Centre, Gibsons, observed a one minute silence in  memory of Mr. J. H. Warwick.  endOnig h.kH etaoin shrdlu emf~  The president remarked; how  gratifying it was to have such a  well attended meeting, and welcomed back Mrs. Grace Bimig^^  ton.  To bring to a close the Centennial Pioneer and Elderly Citizens Week, June 6 to 12, an  ecumenical senv-ce will be held  Snuday, June 13 at the Legion  Hall, Sechelt, (beginning at 2  p.m.  The annual picnic of all  branches of the Old Age Pen-  siioners Organization will be held  July 14 at Parksiville, V.I.  For all Old Age ePnsioners,  on presenting their members-idip  card, the entrance fee to the  Vancouver Aquarium is- 25ic.  Once again all members are reminded to always carry their  membership cards with them,  and should) any member lose  their card, contact the president  or secretary immediately.  President MaicLarem thanked  all who helped with the spring  tea, making it a successful and  happy event. He also said a  suggestion box or suggestions,  criticism's or ideas, and a bulletin board for notices, swaps,  etc., will be ready for the June  meeting. Members requiring  transiportation to the meetings  call 886-2520, 6-2648 or 6-2976. .  Members watch 'this* paper* for  announcements .for future activities during the summer months.  Mrs. Ellen Chamberlin gave  her Sunshine report, with eight  birthday, one sympathy and six  get-well cards going out to the  memibers.  The Chamber of Comanerce  seeks volunteers- from the Old  Age Pensioners group for the _'  Tourist Booth. Anyone interested in helping, pleasfe contact Mr.  Labonte for. information as to  duties and hours. The 'booths will  be in operation for May 24. The  Boy Scouts, for their summer  campaign will do chores', free of  charge for any old age pensioner. Any pensioner requiring this  service, please contact Mr. Ozzie Hincks.  Mrs. Jennie Sfpiers consented,  to- take over the refreshments,  due to the illness of the convenor, Mrs. Dorothy Warren, all  best wishes go to Mrs Warren  for a speedy recovery. The raffle of a hanging basket, donated by Mrs. Make Hauka, was  won by Mrs. Daisy Davidson.  June meetings will be a social  Monday, June 7 and the regular  meeting, Monday, June 21, both  at the Health Centre, Gibsons,  at 2 p.m.  Evinrude Motors    3 yr. garbage  B.C. Fiber Glass  Boats  CHRYSLEft MARINE ENGINES ��� O.M.C. PARIS  TRADE-INS ACCEPTED  Your Marine Service Centre ��� Open 6 days a week  PORTABLE WELDING  Gibsons Marine Services  Ltd.  at Esso Marina  Phone 886-7411  contract sought  As a result of a review of the  Regional garbage collection  agreement with Sunshine Coast  Disposal Services' the Reigional  garbage committte reeomraifend-  ed a $100 per month increase.  The commiittee also recommended a three year conitratet be considered when the term of the  present contract expires July 15,  1972. This (would allow better  planning for the repilaicement of  equipment.  When the recommendations  came before the Regional board  at last Thursday's; meeting, the  board agreed to the monthly increase and expanded contract.  The committee also suggested) that some plan 'be devised  for the disposal of about 30Q  derelict automobiles each year  from dump sates where congestion wall (be acute in the near  future.  Another matter was; the cost of  maintaining dump sites and  roads leading to them, also the  poss-ilbility -of having a central incinerator. It was felt that Gibsons dump will most likely be  filled by June next year. Present maintenance of that dump  cost�� about $100 monthly. A complaint was made that the Ferry  Authority does not pay for its  garbage deposited there.  Smoking in buses ban sought  Sechelt's Senior Citizen Association at its May 20 meeting  passed a motion banning all  smoking in buses while on association trips. The subject arose  when arranigements were made  for a bus trip to cover sections  of the Sunshine Coast starting  from Roberts Creek at 9 a.m.  and picking up other passengers  at Sechelt at 10 a.m. then journeying upcoast to Garden Bay,  Madeira Park, Francis Peninsula and profbaiMy Egmont. Nor_-  members can go if space is available. Further information is  available by phoning Dave Hayward at 885-9755.  The meeting was held in the  Legion hall with Madge Hansen,  president, in- the chair. She  greeted Mrs. Alice Batchelor,  treasurer, who had! been ill' for  some months.  A non-denominational church  service will be held in Sechelt's  Legion hall, June 13 at 2:30 p.m.  in recognition of the contribution  given this country by its pioneers and elderly citizens. Refreshments will follow.  Those interested in a hearing  aid clinic in Sechelt are urged  to phone Mrs. Hansen at 885-  2029 for further detail.  Mrs. Madge Hansen and Mrs.  Hazel Evans will be delegates  to the June 8-9 convention at  Prince George?. Louis Hansen  has been appointed counsellor  for this area replacing Mrs.  Olive McGregor.  A motion was passed protesting strip mining for gravel and  a letter to this effect-will be sent  the Regional District board.  The monthly raffle was won by  Mrs. Mabel Grauman and a happy birthday and gift to Mrs.  Zilpha McCrea on her 82nd birthday. Those desdring wool or material for fall bazaar projects  are asked to phone Mrs. Esther  Wagner at 885-9759.  On the entertamiment side, the  Gay Nineties were recalled in  the life, love and tragic death  of a lovely but unwise llady. The  cast included Mrs. Mary Flay,  Mrs. Sylvia Jackson, Mr. Gordon Hall and Canon Greene. Mrs  Dorothy Stockwell sang A Bird  in a Gilded Cage. Costumes were  described as magnificent, hats  gorgeous and wigs', works of art.  A scheming husband1 and wife  skit revealed a shrinking violet  of a wif e in Mrs.. Mary Tihkley  and a big handsome husband  played by Mrs. Olive Clear.  They provided! plenty of humor.  An SOS sent out by Milly Thy-  er of Roberts Creek reveals the  Coast News muffed a date, the  date for the Roberts Creek Legion Afuxilia-y.birthday party-.  This party will be Held on June,  12 instead of May 28.  5KHHT JEWEUERS  GUARANTEED  WATCH & JEWHRY  REPAIRS  885-2421  FORAILYOUR HXWRC0VERING NfflK  : CAU.0N  KendeVriei5  FLOOR COVERINGS Ltd.  1659 Sunshine Coast Highway at Wyngaert Road, Gibsons  Phone 886-7112  ��� CARPETS        ��� TUB        ��� LINOLEUMS  We Feature a Large Selection of Drapes  CLOSED MONDAYS DURING SUMMER  *rmm+r*m  $1" DAY FRIDAY  The First Friday of every month ��� Join in on the Savings  10 am. DOOR BUSTER  -Kit EAn;;.2D6:.:--  1-Zceac^ ~~ * *��a <:u$*omer  Vi hour or as long as stock fasts  PLASTIC DRAPES- 72 x 84, lined  2 pr. ��� 5p A ���"I'l  ASST. CHOCOLATE BAR BUNDLE  AH your favorites for lunches, camping  40 bars in 2 bundles ��� -*P ���* mrW^W  BED PILLOWS  Extra Company coming  All Chicken Feather  $1.44  ea.  ONE SIZE PARTY HOSE ��� Fit All  2 pr. ��� ��& * ���*���*���  COOKIES  Great for Camping, Picnicking, etc.  5 pkg. ��� -9.1 ���II  TONKA TOYS  FUN BUGGY, TINY DOZER  Save 94c  2 for  $1.44  FAMILY ZEE BATH00M TBSUI  2 pkg of 4 rolls  8roUs ���$1��44  LIGHT BULBS ��� 40W, 60W- 100W  Reg. Value $2.52  4 pkg. ��� *P 1 mrmrm  FOAM CHIPS  Cushion Filler, What ever  2 pkg. ��� 5p * ���4*r  PHENfEX WOOL  Assorted Colors ��� Unwrapped  3 balls for 3> 1 ���4nP  CHECK OUR TOILETRIES DEPARTMENT  THE NANY MANY DISCOUNT PRICES  BOY'S SHIRTS ��� 8 to 14  Values up to $3.98  CLEAN OUT INVENTORY  $1.44  YOUR STEADMAN'S DEALER  CAMPBELLS VARIETY LTD.  TRAIL BAY CENTRE, SECHELT  Phone 885-2335 SUNSHINE COAST DIRECTORY  tt&Hv come?  Welcome to the  Floorshine Coast  HOWE SOUND  JANITOR SERVICE  v  Specialists in Cleaning  Floor Waxing, Spray buffing  and Window Cleaning  RUG SHAMPOOING  Phone 886-7131, Gibsons  UPHOLSTERY  HAL & 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& WDRYWAU  Experienced Drywall '  Acoustic & Textured Ceilings  FREE ESTIMATES  FAST SERVICE  Phone 884-5315  SUNSHINE COAST TRAILER PARK  1 Mile west of Gibsons - Hi way  Laundromat  . Extra Large Lots  And Recreation Area  Parklike Setting  Phone 886-9826  -----^������������*���__���_-���  SECHELT TOWING & SALVAGE  -xx'vn>.-^x-  SCOWS ��� LOGS  Heavy Equipment Moving  "xjk Log 3k>wing77.  Phone 885-9425 v  SEASIDE PLUMBING  FREE   ESTIMATES  A   COMPLETE PLUMBING  Phone 886-7017 or 886-2848  SHOP  ON  WHEELS  RAY NEWMAN PLUMBING  SALES & SERVICE  Hot Water Heating  Building & Alterations  Davis Bay Rd, R.R.1,  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2116  TASELLA 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  LAND  SURVEYING  R0Y& WAGENAAR  SURVEYS  1525 Robson St.  Vancouver 5 Ph. 681-9142  Zenith 6430  Sechelt 885-2332  C 4 S  HARDWARE  &  APPLIANCES  Sechelt ��� 885-9713  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  SECHELT CHAIN SAW CENTRE  7"     'ltd.  SALES  &   SERVICE  Chain Saws ��� Outboards  Boats ������'��� Marine Supplies  Sechelt 885-9626  NEEDTIRB?  Come in to  COASTAL TIRES  at the S-BENDS on   __:  Highway 101  Phone S86-2700  STUCCO  NEW OR OLD HOUSES  MASONRY  GAMBIA 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. andD.  BUILD WG CONTRACTORS  ...Roberts Creek  Phone 886-9825  RICHARD F. KENNETT  NOTARY PUBLIC  Ph. 886-2481  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  Gibsons  We pay highest cash prices  for furniture  2nd hand items of all kinds  Second Hand Store  885-2848 anytime  ROBERTS CREEK DRY WAll  Taping and Filling by hand  and Machine  Sprayfex Sparkle Ceilings  Free Estimates at any time  GOOD SERVICE  Phone 886-7193  Phone 886-2808  TWIN CREEK LUMBER  & BUILDING SUPPLIES Ltd.  Everything for your building  needs  Free estimates  FOR  Cycle Sales and Service  SEE        7  NUTS c. BOLTS  ON THE WHARF  ALL MODELS AVAILABLE  SIM ELECTRIC Ltd.  ELECTRICAL   CONTRACTORS  Sechelt ��� Phone 885-2062  PARKINSON'S HEATING Lfd.  Gibsons  ESSO OIL FURNACE  No Down Payment ���- Bank Int.  Ten Years to Pay  Complete line of Appliances  for Free Estimates call 886-2728  0CEANSIDE FURNITURE  & CABINET SHOP  HARDWOOD SPECIALISTS  Custom Designed Furniture  Kitchen and bathroom  cabinetry ;  Remodelling  R. BIRKIN  Reach Ave., Roberts Creek  Phone 886-2551  ACTON ELECTRIC LTD.  RESIDENTIAL  INDUSTRIAL  MARINE WIRING  ELECTRIC HEAT  XJNEWORK  886-7244  CLIFFS BOATS  & ACCESSORIES LTD.  BOAT SALES  Pleasure and Commercial  FISHING SUPPLIES  CLIFF 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 Ud.  Serving  the Sunshine Coast  General Freight from  Vancouver to all points  Heavy Hauling  Furniture Moving  Warehouses: Gibsons 886-2172  Sechelt 885-15118  MACK'S NURSERY  ...*j_  Sunshine Coast Highway  Shrubs, Fruit Trees, Plants  Landscaping, Pruning.Trees  Pdat Moss & Fertilizer  Licensed for Pesticide Spraying  Phone  886-2684  IEN WRAY'S TRANSfK Ltd.  Household Moving & Storage  ���Complete" Packing ''.; "���^\  Packing Materials for  Sale  Member Allied Van lives  Phone 886-2664 ��� R.R-1 Gibsons  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Everything   for   your   building  needs  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2283  BMMcPHEDRAN  Electrical Contractor  Free Estimates  886-7477  ���f-Kuja^j  M/T CONSTRUCTION  GENERAL &  ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS  On the Sunshine Coast  Mike Thomas ��� 886-7495  Write Box 709, Gibson's, B.C.  VILLAGE STORE  GIBSONS  Phone 886-7460  Always a fresh stock of  Groceries, Meats, Confectionery  SHOP FROM 10 fo 10  7 DAYS A WEEK  SIC0TTE BULLDOZING Ud.  * LAND CLEARING  * ROAD BUILDING  * CRANE and GRADER  SERVICE  Phone 886-2357  SECHELT BEAUTY SALON  Mary M. Harvey  WIGS FOR ALL OCCASIONS  Cowrie  St.,  Sechelt        885-2818  EATON'S BUY-LINE  CALL 886-7515  Gibsons, B.C.  Mileage H Our Business  ��� at  Gibsons SHB1 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 SHEL SERVICE  Phone 886-2572  Emergency 886-9390  Jfalaron jfarm  Excellent facilities available  for boarding and riding  your horse  * lighted sawdust ring  * Individual paddocks  * % mile exercise track  * Bridle trails  Registered blood stock  for sale  R.R. 2, Gibsons  886-7729  KB WELDING  PORTABLE  Phone 886- 7042  Serving the Sunshine Coast  EXPERT REPAIRS  TO  ��� AUTOMATIC WASHERS  ��� AUTOMATIC DRYERS  ��� DISHWASHERS  Factory Trained on all Makes  also  VACUUM CLEANERS  NUTS   &   BOLTS  Ph 886-2838  PENINSULA PLUMBING  HEATING & SUPPLIES  On Sechelt Highway & Pratt Rd.  SALES & SERVICE  Port Mellon ��� Pender Harbour  Free Estimates  Phone 886-9533  1 HR  COIN OP DRYCLEANERS  SAVES TIME & MONEY  Sunnycrest Plaza  next to Royal Bank  886-2231  OPTOMETRIST  FRANK E- DECKER  BAL BLOCK ��� GIBSONS  WEDNESDAY  FOR APPOINTMENTS  886-2248  .U H SWANSON LTD.  READY-MIX CONCRETE  Sand and Gravel  BACKHOES  Ditching - Excavations  Office in Benner Block  885-9666, Box 172, Sechelt, B.C.  PRECAST CONCRETE  SEPTIC TANKS INSTALLED  Government Approved  Free Estimates  Excavations ��� Drainage  Waterlines, etc.  Business Phone 886-2231  Home phone 886-9579  20 Years Experience  FACE STONE, BRICK  BLOCK, FIREPLACE  FLOWER PLANTERS  Free Estimates  Guaranteed Workmanship  Box 259 Gibsons, B.C.   - ' riTTT'lIll    imnj   '#&&    0>M���   YOU JX>kfr SftOW MB o//<r  Point of law  (By  a  Practicing Lawyer)  Question: What does the term  "Fee Simple" mean? I see this  in all deeds* and agreement�� for'  sale. Doesn't the buyer just own  the land?  Answer: No. The fee simple is  the largest interest or greatest  number of rights' a person can  have in land. Only the Crown  can own land as.such. It is in-  afceurate to say that an individual owns- land but this expression is commonly used, even by  lawyers. It is a useful sort of  slang express-ion for owning the  most, or the highest interest in  land that is possible.  If an individual could own land  outright, he would own it down  to the centre o!f the earth and  the air space above it, out into  space indefinitely. This, however, is not the case. The Crown  may reserve icertaih sub surface  mineral rights. Generally under-:  ground (or surface) water cannot be diverted, used or poisoned at will. One cannot complete^  iy control the aJr space over  one's land. Also, the ifee simple  to land may be expropriated by  the Crown.  Another similar common col-  WANT SOMETHING DONE!  You'll find Hie help ytu need  in the directory  WHY NOT BUILD  THE EASY-LOG WAY?  Contact  VOICE BRACEWEU  S86-7720 Hopkins Landing  Horizontal & Vertical True Log  Buildings  -by Canadian Log Structures Ltd.  BULLDOZING  VttNON & 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 Sfafion  Phone 886-7721  Res.  886-9956  W. PHILIP GORDON  CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT  Room 208, Harris Block  Gibsons  Ph. Bus. 886-2714; Res. 886-7567  (Copyright)  loquialisim is to say that a person owns land clear title. This  simply means owning the Fee  Simple. This gives rise to the  question of What rights a person  can own in land that are less  than the fee simple. Examples  aire: A (mortgagor's rights under  a mortgage, a seller under an  agreement for sale, a buyer under an agreement for sale, a  mortgagee under a mortgage.  All these persons may, asi assignors, assign their rights to  others who become assignees,  for example, an assignee \ol a  purchaser under an aigreement  for sale.  Also, there may be a sub  agreement for sale or a second,  third or fourth mortgage, etc.  An occupier such as a mortgagor or buyer under an agree--  ment for sale may lease and he  is the landlord andi the tenant  would then acquire certain  rights. Persons' on another's property on business by implied invitation such as- a customer in  a shop have certain rights to be  protected agaiais dangerous pre-  'mises'. House guests have similar, but less extensive rights'.  Finally, even the lowly trespasser has some rights. Land1 includes the buildings on the land  ��� except some moveable structure such as* a shed on skids.  Q. Can you stop planes from  flying over your land?  A. You may indeed be able to  do this. No definite distance for  control of air space'over an occupier's land can be laid down.  It depends on the degree to  which the occupier's reasonable  use and enjoyment of his land  has been interfered' with. Mink  breeders have obtained injunctions prohibiting aircraft from  flying too close to the ground  over the land occupied by them  because the noise of the aircraft  interferes with the breeding process.  Q. My husband and I have  separated. We are joint tenants  by the land registry records but  he has mortgaged his half. I  thought I would inherit his half  of the land when he died but now  I hear maybe I won't. Can't you  rely on Land Registry records?  A. No ��� that is, they need  interpretation by a lawyer. The  joint tenancy has been converted into a tenancy-in-common.  The beneficiary under his will  will inherit his interest in the  land. We agree that the records  are very misleading.  Q. What is the difference between an aigreement for sale  and a right to purchase?  A. None ��� A right to purchase is the Land Registry's  way of referring to an agreement for sale. '  Q. I searched some land out  in the Land Registry office and  asked the clerk there some ques*  tions. Then I went to a lawyer  and he told me different.  Shouldn't they both knotw what  they are talkng about?  A. The clerk's function is- not  to give legal advice. He will probably be going only by the Land  Registry Act. Thisi is not a complete gathering together of all  our land law or even a small  part of it. It is only the top of  the iceberg. Take your lawyer's  advice. lO     Coast'News, June 2, 1971  BASEBALL  For the third time in as many  meetings- iPender Harbour Tyees  defeated the Howe Sound Boom-  men at Pender Harbour Sunday.  After a shaky first inning in  which the Tyees jumped to an  8-1 'lead, the Boommen settled  down to play their best game of  the season.  Rick Lawson', making his first  staapt as a pitcher, struck out 10  while walking only two in going  the distance for the Boommen.  In the third inning the'Boommen had ba'ses loaded with nobody out when lefty Robin Alexander rca��n_e on in relief of starter Lome Newick. Alexander  stranded all three runners by  striking out the side.  The d-efensive play of the day  came in the bottom of the fourth  when Lotrpe Newick hit a towering fly over right fielder Randy  Rottluf's head. Randy quickly  retrieved the bafll, handed lit  over to eertre fielder. Richard  Mansfield who fired it in to  second basemen Cecil Leachman. Leachman in turn fired it  to 7 catcher Brent Rottluff who  hung onto the ball and made the  tag on Newick as he caime barrelling in to home. Newick had  hit a home run dh the 2nd inning  and Richard Mansfield hit a  homer in the fifth.  LITTLE LEAGUE  May 26:  Pender Harbour  Wilson Creek  10  ���B.  Roberts Creek 0  Kinsmen .6  A no-hitter for Keiths Comeau.  May 30  Kinsmen 5  Wilson Creek 6  BRONCO LEAGUE  May 26  Gibsons Firemen 18  Wilson Creek 4  May 30  Sechelt 9  Wilson Creek 8  Mremen- 22  Merchants 2  May 31  Sechelt 4  Wilson Creek 3  WOMEN'S  BASEBALL  Gilbsons Shakettes and the Sechelt team in their last game  saw three homers in the game  Which was won iby the Shakettes  26-6. Homers were ipoled out by  Linda Fearn.Alice Starr and  Kathy Whitinig.  Ninth birthday  for Rebekahs  Sunshine Coast Rebekah Lodge  No. 82 "celebrated its ninth birthday with a smorgasbord at  which it was announced the  lodge had been honored by thei  appointment of Mrs. T. Ivan  Smith of Sechelt as assembly  cha-platin.  Visiting Rebekahs and! friends  were Hilda Clancy and husband  froim OLadner's Ghilufcthan 57  lodge; Mrs. G. Georgev of Dayr  ���light lodge, Burnaby, and from  Powell River's Teshquoit lodge,  Mrs. Alice Beecham PNG, Mrs*.  Hattie Rushant PNG, Mrs. Iris  Delzell, NG, Mrs*. Hilda. ISohad,  assembly warden and Mr. Schad  PDGM, Mrs1. Eileen Stinson  PNG, Mrs. Ida Adamst and a  new member transferred from  Winnipeg, Mrs. Edna Morley.  Others attendiinig were Jack  Boundy of Sunshine Coast" loti/ge,  Mr. William McGregor, Mrs;.  Louis Hansen, vice-grand and  Mr. Hansen and Mrs. Ted Sur-  ees, secretary, and Mr. Surtees.  Miss Ruby Hatcher presided at  the piano for the evening.  BOWLING    to00!"1  B.M.  P.H.  1   0   .0   0   2   0       3  8   1   0   0   0   x       9  Boommen ��� 4 hits, 4 errors.  Pender��� 8 hilts, 2 errors.  B.M.: Pitcher Rick Lawson;  catcher Brent RottJuiff.  P.H. iPitcheirsi, Lome Newick,  Robin Alexander, Ricky Merkel  Catcher Roddiy Taite.  E & M BOWLADROME  Spring (May 27): Ron Evans  705 (295), Dan Weinhandl 625,  Art Holden 696 (258, 250), Frank  Nevens 697 (278).  CHANGE MEETING DATE  Roberts Creek Hospital Auxiliary meeting has been changed  to Monday, June 7 instead of  June 14 and will be held in St.  Aidan's Church Hall.  Futuro Patient Aids  NOW AVAILABLE from your  Western Drug Store  RENTAL AND KlUITABjLE PURCHASE PLANS AVAILABLE  DURABLE MEDICAL EQUIPMENT (Canes-Crutches, Walkers  Wheel Chairs, Accessories) ��� TOP QUAjLITY; RELIABLE  ,  FUNCTIONAL, SAFE and REASONABLY PRICE6  COME IN AND SEE YOUR  Western Pharmacists  Haig Maxwell  SUNNYCREST PLAZA, Gibsons  Wes Klause  TRAIL BAY CENTRE, Sechelt  886-7213  885-9833  Raiiner Sunken of West Vancouver was fined $50 for consuming liquor in a public place,  a ferry.  Phillip Oban was. fined $25  each on two changes, one as a  commercial fisherman in a closed area and the second for having spring salmon' under the  ' weight limit.  George Hewitt Eriksen of West  Vancouver, charged' with impaired driving, was fined $300  and his driver's licence suspended one month. Eriksien was  checked on highway 101 when it  was noticed that his vehicle was  weavinig on the highway. His  breathalyzer reading was .20%.  Two juveniles admitted their  delinquency in the break, enter  and theft of the Imperial Esso  service station and the theft of  auto from Hilltop Motors. They,  were placed on probation and1 ordered to make restitution of $10  , each to the Imperial Esso station. Two other juveniles were  remanded until June 8.  James Mile Skinner was' sentenced to six months definite-  and 18 months indeterminate on  three charges of breaking, entering and theft.  ^ Godfrey Allan Robinson of Gib  sons was charged with operating a motorcycle without insurance, driving contrary to resi-  trictions on his driver's licence  ' and operating a motorcycle without icurren-t licence plates. He  was. fined $250 on the fiirst  charge and $25 on each; of the  other charges.  TENDERS  DEPARTMENT  OF  PUBLIC WORKS  OF CANADA  TENDERS  SEALED TENDERS addressed  to Supervisor of Tendering, Dept  of Public Works, 1444 Alberni  Street, Vancouver 5, B.C. and  endorsed "TENDER FOR  DREDGING AiPPIROX. 27,000  CYPM CLASS 'B' TILLICUM  BAY, B.C. will be received until  11:00 a.m. (PDST) THURSDAY,  JUNE 24, 1971. .  Tender documents- can be obtained on deposit of $25.00 in the  form of a CERTIFIED bank  cheque to the order of the RE- '  CEIVER GENERAL OF CANADA, through! above ODPW Vancouver office.  The deposit will be refunded  on return of the documents ini  good i-cohd-ttion within one month  from the date of tender opening.  To be considered' each tender  must be submitted on the forms  supplied! by the Department and  must be accompainied by the security specified in the tender  documents.  Tenders must include the towing of the plant to and from the  work.  The dredges and other floating  plants which are intended to be  employed on this work, to be  eligible must ���  (a) be of Canadian or United  Kingdom reigistry, and1  (b) be of Canadian or United  Kingdom make o_" manufacture ..  and, in the case of U.K. equipment, have been in Canada at  least one year perior to the date  of the tender call.  The lowest or any (tender not .  necessarily a-ccepted.  D. A. Muir,  Supervisor of Tendferinig.  m  at YOUR CO-OP FOOD  CENTRE  01^1 SIX DAYS A WlfK (and trying tw 7) TO SBtVE YOU BOTER  LARD  TENDERFLAKE ��� 1 lb. prints  &bl  SNOWFUKEi ��� 1 lb. prints  CAPRI OIL  PURE VEGETABLE COOKING OIL��� 24 oz.  59  c  Is  WYALE^BigM  2 for 79c  SAW 19c  Toilet Tissue  DEISIY 2 ply  2 roll pack  3pkgs$100  __ A prestige tissue _..  Real Soft��� No slivers  PantiHose  3 shades  C  Save 30c  GARDEN FRESH PRODUCE  ALWAYS A GOOD SELECTION  ��  I  I  i  M  M  No. 1 IMPORTED  BARLINKA  IQclb  59��lb  i  I.  FROZEN FOODS  ^i^Zfor^  YORK ���20 oz.  TOP QUALITY MEATS  BY THE PIECE  39c  BURNS CAMPFIRE M^  Check our Meat Department for your  barbecue requirements, specially cut  steaks, roasts, ribs or whatever you  would like - if it's not on display please  ask our friendly meat staff to cut it for  you.  YOUR  M2BW  FOOD CENTRE  SERVING THE SUNSHINE COAST  FOR OVER 54 YEARS  GIBSONS ��� Phone 886-2522

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