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 Prov_.n4tal library��  The Siinshitie  ^Published at Gibsons, B.C:  v Phone 886-2622  Volume 25  Number 3, January IS, 1972.  10c per copy  sign  against cutoff  'Protestors- opposed to the. bypass as planned by the (provincial highways depa^rtmerit, Have  apparently won a (big point. -  Aiocd-_iing to a: V^ncouiver Sun  story of last Saturday, Chairman J. H. Tyner of the Regional board1 said that B.C. Highway  officials a _> P e a r willing to  change- the route of the bypass  if ���enough people are;Y unhappy  about it. Other board rhmibers  bay�� suibstaritiaied their; -chairman's remainksv -  Based oh a p,etition circulated  foyO West G&bsons Heights Ratepayers _ association something  like 1,500 names will have been  ���collected by the time all petitions are in. About 1,200 of them  were presented to the meeting  Wednesday nigbt; of last week in  the Regional board office attended by; Highways ^���officials,  Gibsons council and the Regional board.'' 'xl^'"' l'h'.':  Information from the West Gib  sons Heights Ratepayers Association reveals that the number  of signers of petitions circulated in Gilbsons totalled 547. It was  also   reported   there   could   be  more names added as -further  .copies 'of petitions are turned  in.; '.  'Chair_i_a*n Tyner has said that  the first - task of: - the Regional  board is to ascertain the extent  ���of the opposition to the present  proposed location of the bypass.  It is -understood that petitions  circulated in Pender Haiibour,  Chairman Tyner's Regional District area, have yet t0 be counted.   '������.��� ������'������.'...-������  .������-.    ���,.-.'  During the> meeting of the  three parties involved in the bypass discussion Director Frank  West of Area E which covers  the d-i'strict between Roberts  Creek and Gibsons village, taking in Gibsons Rural area, presented the following  Members of the planning - advisory committee of Electoral  Area E have studied the proposed Gibsons Bypass, as far as  it affects our area, and have  discussed the matter with a  great number of local taxpayers1.  We have not scnitinized in detail 'the routing from Langdale  to  wlhere   the   proposed   road  Recreation complex  vote set for Feb. 26  about $15 per taxpayer. He said  there was plenty of enthusiasm,  displayed by the 100 present.  Considerable .discussion    in  ,��mi_-_itteer:oftihe ,whple result-.  . edl^wlKir,;; Bylaw- -228 ^oovei-hg ���  '���business" licenses   was   brought  up for final reading. Dave Parry of Fabric House presented  argument that the $50 fee replacing his former $10 fee was  too high. He showed that talcing  the high and low in the province  the average would be $17.  Clerk David) Johnston inform- -:  ed council that the new bylaw ".���  was based on an Abbotsifprd 1964  bylaw.   He   also  showed:   that  Princeton and' Osoyoos  similar  tax was $25.  As soon as the bylaw is revised following Tuesday's ohang  es the Coast News will endeavor to palblish the new schedule.  The committee of the whole adjourned to resume when the revised bylaw .-.will be ready for  the next  Date for the referendum on  the Sunshine Coast Recreation  Centre $450,000 project for an  ai_ditori_m, and . skating rEhk  coiild l^HgMjmjJFeh. Z%x :--���,_, _  ThiSiWas revealed at ;T^sday  night's 'Gibsoni- council meeting  in ,a letter, from- Eric \ Hensch,  chairman of the Recreation,Centre Committee covering a meeting held Jan. 11 in Roberts  Creek school.  From this information council  by previous arrangement stated  it would hold a village referen-  diiiim on. the Recreation Centre  on the same date.  It. was previously understood^  that all areas would vote on the  same date  to avoid ico_ip__ca'-  tions arising from votes held! on  other dates.   <<  Aid. Ted' Hume who attended  the Roberts Creek meeting said  albout 100 persons attended.  They learned, he said, that the  cost if it passed the referendum  would be about three mills or  $250,000 for Squamish dock  The federal government will  contribute up to $250,000 toward  construction of a second Squamish' Terminals, dock, it was announced by Works Minister Ar-  thur.Laing and Paul St. Pierre,  (M:P.  Coast Chiicotin).  St. Pierre congratulated the  dock company for its initiative  iri taking a second considerable  step toward development of the  Port of Squamish.  ..The harbor, he said, is a natural outlet' for Pacific Great  Eastern sh5|#me_its from Pemberton and Lillooet areas, the  Cariboo region and parts oif  northern British Columbia.  The amount is the* estimated  50 percent share of the costs of  dredging 700,000 cubic yards of  material for approaches and a  second berth. The federal government contributed approximately $200,000 toward construction of the first dock two years  ago.      .'-'���'":���.    ' '";"'������'.���'''  Squamish Terminals,/incorporated in 1971 by Cattertmole Timber Limited and Star Bulk Shipping Company (Canada) Limited  will ship lumber, woodpuip and  wooddhips from Squamish. Two  berths were required to speed  loadings and to separate the  woodfehip operation from the  pulp and lumber faei-iti'esy Odd  Gronnerud, president of Squamish "Tei-nirials, said the two  berths   should  be  adequate  to  leaves the Langdale canyon. No  objection can be raised against  this portion of the proposal as-~  the routing is more or less die- ,  tated by the topography of'the '  land.  The committee has also re- <  viewed the public statements:-  made in Gibsons council and the t  ���':. chamiber   of  co-nimerce   by rthe';  : mayor and some aldermen. We  had also .before us a letter from  -  the minister of highways'to the _.  West Gibsons Heights Ralepay-"  ers Assodiation  and statements  made in the technical advisory  committee of the Regional District.  We' are disturbed that a number of these statements are contradictory and the stories as  told (by the various sources can-  net' be reconciled with each  other. This adds greatly to the  already grave concern of many  taxpayers about the whole project.  Tha presently proposed routing of Gibsons Bypass is in the  opinion of an overwhelming  majority of taxpayers highly undesirable. Our comimittee fully  concurs with this view for the  following reasons: -  1. The proposed .routing places the bypass in a location which'  would    create   an   undesirable  carving up of the area; ,  2. It' will  create great,  but  unnecessary, hazards for a large.,  number of .residents', who will  have to cross a- high speed high*- ,  way in the pursuit of their normal daily activities.  ������INSTALLED Monday night at  Cedars Inn-were'the officers for  1972'.of Gibsons and District  Chamber of Comim-erce. Left to  right are Morgan Thompson,  Seehelt Chamiber president; Phil  Gordon, treasurer, Shirley Jan-  "bwsky, secretary; Mike Blaney,  president; Barry Anderson, and  Audrey Hinz', vice-presidents.  Food donated  Support Cavalcade  In response to an appeal for  .grain fdr the growing number of  ducks in the Lower Bay, the  local Wild Life organization  headed '?.by. f ;_y_���igan.: Moorcroft,  donated lOO^lbs. of grain to be  d'stributed4by ;, Garoli-Braikaatajd "  e\ f-^Cfe^^vere^weatheif^  '^ - S^JE ^^���^^^y^nterfgne/- i^S^i^Mp^^^^^^Som^:  bountf ducks. This was iri addi-  'with the provision of normal  and emergency services for/ the  residents who are separated  .from the main body of population by the highway;  4. It will restrict the use of  land between the present and  proposed highway to purposes  which are neither natural for the  area nor conforming to the  overall plans;  5. It will encourage band development along both highways.  Such may be de__r_dble in the  minds of land developers  and  (Continued on Page 8)  Mrs. Hodgson on  handle the expected cargo volume for the next few years^.  The-facilities are available to  ail cargo shippers and receivers  wiho wish to use them.  By the time dredging is- completed this spring, the two docks  and facilities will "occupy 35  acres. The land will then have  to be developed for "Terminal  operation with drainage, sewer  system, power and electricity,  water' and all the ' necessary  utilities; rail tracks will have to  be laid, roads built and a shed  constructed. Mr. Gronnerud said  the company hopes to be in operation this summer.  More homes  ������/ .        . *'    .-  Sechelt's 1971 home and commercial building construction to-.  tailed $374,250 acoordimg to figures compiled from building permits by Municipal Clerk Ted  Rayner! This figure has dropped' below that of the previous  year which was $547,050.  The margim of difference between the two years was Trail  Bay store 1970 construction costing $350,000 against the 1971-major conistruction at the elementary school costing $172,000.-  Home c^n_rfaruction plus repairs and additions totalled  $151,550 in 1971 arid $185,350 in  1970.  recovery  The fireplace ' a bankedHujp  bower of cut flowers and blooming plants; the mantlepiece spill-  v ing over with more than 200 Get.  Well cards, letters' and tele-  gnaims, many mingled with prayers, not forgetting'the steady  stream of phone calls and home  enquiries, are all showing concern for Phyllis Hodgson's recovery.  This was the-welcome that  greeted Mrs. Hodgson, wife of;  a former Gibsons council chair-  " man, on her return- from Vancouver General Hospital last  wee(k, following ten days in  comia as the result of head injuries received Dec. 23. Both  Phyllis and Wes are quite overcome with the outpouring of  sodlcitude and kindness shown  Iby their many friends in this  area, in Vancouver and those  close to them all across Canada. Among these a* surprise  long distance phone call on Sunday from their son Wesley and  Daphne, their daughter-in-law,  Montreal.  In expressing gratitude and  heartfelt thanks the Hodgsoris  ���included Don MacRae, who has  taken over the household diuties,  even to baking a batch of excellent bread.  :    BIG PAPER USERS  According to the B.C. Forest  Service  the  average   Canadian k  uses  approximatey 322 pounds  of paper products annually.  tion ^oy the 60 regulars plus a  trumpeterswan that 'had1 come  to depend on the handouts pro:  vided toy ;Caror and her neighbors'. It is quite a sight to see  this; hungry; flotilla cruising a  few yards off shore waiting for  the.:twice-daily bucket of grain  to be spread along the shoreline  for;their needs.  No word has as yet been received from the urgent appeal  made to the Wild Life branch in  Victoria, for a grant or siupply  of food. Meantime the local  . flock is being hafrassed and  y stoned by sadistically minded  youngsters and several dead  ducks have been seen on the  beach.  According to the Brakstads, if  Gibsons is to benefit from the  presence of wild life and should  (he shoreline boulevard ever be  realized, then some control  should be exercised right now,  to 'prevent arid penalize the cruel  molesting of ducks in the bay.  Consideration is being given to  forming a vigilance committee  to deal with violators and signs  to be erected along the shore  line to warn and zone off the  area to stick and rock slingers.  Mothers March  on February 1  Mothers are needed to take  part "in the annual Kinsmen Mothers' March, scheduled here  the* night,, of Tuesday, Feb. 1.  Moms wishing to volunteer  their services for the door-to-  door hlitz canvass aire v asked to  call March chairman Haig Maxwell at 886-2045.  Proceeds of the province-wide  campaign, sponsored by the  Kinsmen Rehabilitation Foundation, are used for direct aid to  handicapped children in the  form of therapy, wheelchairs  and braces.  A TALL FIR  The tallest Douglas Fir officially recorded in British Columbia, reports the B.C. Forest Service, was 305 feet high. It was  located near WocS Lake on Vancouver Island.  Urging supporters of the Sea  Cavalcade to attend the first  1972 preparation meeting for  next August's celebration, Gibsons and District Chamber of  Commerce Monday night stressed the importance of a continuation of the event.  There have been reports the  small ���ex^utiiye l��e_t to cepduet  last year's eve-it is ready to fold  up unless suffaci'ent number-;  turn out to help this yearlThe:  1972 president Mike Blaney supported the cha-hber's vice-ipresl-  dent Barry Anderson in his ef-  forts; to gain, support  for the  P^Cavah^de. J^^^yeja^-B^:'. ll'^l^  f-J^^c%pje_*_^t^_J^  ~''^&<m?*as! chairmanj_*x|rtained thai  President Larry Lasbbnte could  not be present owiJig to his being hospitalized  with- a broken  leg. It was decided that flowers  would be sent him with the hope  he would soon be up and around.  Ewart McMynn  installed the  new officers. The new president,  Make    Blaney,    outlined    what  ccuild be the 1972 objectives of  the   chamber.   First,   he   said,  memibers    were    needed.    The  chamber must have a work:ng  meimfbership as there are plenty   of  functions   in   which   the  chamiber could be involved such  as a community hall, parks, tour  ism and other events such as the  Sea Calval-ade.'  After ihaiving outlined chamber priorities Mr. Blaney asked  the members to offer their priorities and taking the membership -table by table he heard  that "a meestuig starting, at 8 p.m.  serving coffee and dessert might  be better than dinner meetings  a^0^ioer jrtate*. The -suggestion ^^iU^^-be considere-d.^  X v*G>theTS stressed the Sea Caval-  cad_;* theY iaa-ri-dhirig ramp J and  ri&vSsed Inlaws. Chairman Blan-  en recommended stronger direc-  ticlh >and: specific objectives in:  order that mTEimlbers be encour^  ; ;ag*ed*. ^Vice-president; Anj^rson^  ^^saxdM^l^l^podBws_^^  more me-hbers. A watch sJiouId  be kept on newconieris! to the  area so they can be invited to  c*hairrtber meetings.  President Morgan Thompson  of the Sechelt chamber said he'  hoped there could be better cooperation between the chambers.  Members learned there would be  closer co-operation this year on",,  tourism literature than was- experienced last year.  Memibers sworn in by Mr. McMynn .were the presidtent, vice-  presddent, and vice-presfident  Audrey Hinz, treasurer PhilHp  Gordon and secretary Shirley  Janowsky.  Alligators may be needed  How coone alligators get into  school board news! Well, it took  Truistee William Nimmo a* little  while (o work up a good head of  steam during a school board  discussion, but he managed it.  Now alligators have their place  in schooi board affairs.  It came ahout when the subject was the. ditch along the  highway in front of Elphinstone  school. Trustee Agnes Labonte  wanted to know what was being  done about clearing, away this  menace. The item was batted  around by the other trustees and  Movie men need  many homes  WANTED: 10 or 15 furnished  homes by April for memibers of  the Beachcomlber crew with CBC  television.  These homes or cottages  {.���ihould be -in the Gibsons-Roberts Creek-Langdale area and  could be occupied for a period  of six months.  Members of t'h*s crew which  left here from 'mid-September to  mid-October will return to begin what might be a full spring*  and summer session which  could extend to September.  So if you have a furnished  ���home or cottage which would  house some of the crew telephone Bob Gray at 684-0245, local 355.  the d'isomsision reached the point  where*"; Trustee Nimmo, confounded by inaction of those involved decided the best thing, to  do with the ditch was to fill it  full of alligators and make it a  tourist attraction.  As tPte".mcet'ng opened, Chairman Sheila Kitson announced  that the comimittees for this  year had been reduced leaving  just* four. They and the trustees  involved are:  Education: Mrs. Agnes Labonte and Terry Booth, responsible for Indian integration and  public relations.  Personnel: B. Mjuililijgan, B.  Nimmo and B. Malcolm.  Planning: B. Nimmo, J. Hayes  T. Booth and B. Mulligan.  Finance: J. Hayes and T.  Booth.  Policy: Mrs. S. Kitson, Mrs.  A.  Labonte and B.  Nimmo.  The Union Board of Health  representative will be Mrs. A.  Labonte with Mrs. S. Kitson as  alternate.  flmiiinuiiiii\iiiumni;��mmnmiiimuuuiinimiumiBRiu��-_-w  WERE YOU THERE?  Sechelt RCMP have requested anyone who wa_  driving in the Garden Bay  Road and Irvines Landing  area between 8 a.m. and 4  p.m., Sunday, January 9, to  get in touch with the police  at 885-2266. Anyone phoning  long distance can have the  tolls reversed. Coast News, Jan. 19, 1972.  Subscription Rates: British Columbia, $4.00 per year, $2.25 foi  six months; Eastern Canada $5.00 per year; United States am  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.  A victorious protest!  Members of the press were not invited to sit in on the discuis^  sion between the Regional board, Gibsons council and the roads  department on the cutoff proposition so it is only possible to take  the opinions of some of the people.who weire there.  On this basis we gather the opinion the roads department has  weakened somewhat on its desire to have the cutoff built on the  location which has created somewhat of a stink not only in the  immediate area but as far afield as Pender Harbour.  The possibility of 1,500 signatures on petitions circulated by  West Gibsons Heights Ratepayers association, some 1,200 of which  were presented to the meeting, may have had a good effect. It  might also be stated that persons circulating the petition did not  have any troujble in obtaining signers in Gibsons village proper.  So council's opinion and ratepayer opinion are not unanimous.  Apparently, roads officials* while they desire to keep the cost  of the cutoff down to as low a figure as they can, have"s.gni_.ed  that if the location they have selected is not desirable, something  else will have to be done. This is a concession to the general pub-  liiic and.one made wisely.  The idea of presenting a cutoff which pleases Gibsons officials  but not residents wiho have more to gain or lose, is not the wisest  policy. Perhaps roads officials must consider that 1,500 protestors  carry more weight in the long run than that of a few who consider  Gcibsons only while ignoring rural thinking on the subject.  The ball has now been thrown to the Regional board. As there  is no immediate hurry in deciding on where a road should go, perhaps a wider discussion will be of more importanceto the con\-  mninity than the very limited corisiiltations 'we; KayeexpOTiehced  in the past.  Alligators might help  When school trustees feel perturfbed by .the slowness of action  to remedy the increasingly dangerous section of the highway in  front of Elphiinstone, there is reason for one; of them to be sarcash  tic and suggest the ditch should be filled with alligators and made  a tourist show piece.  This is not to suggest that Gibsons council has been lacking in  consideration of the problem. It has been .striving to get some aa-  tion now for a number of months.  What council has envisaged for that area is that the ditch: become a storm sewer, filled in with a sidewalk covering the area.  This would help keep students and the pubic off the well travelled  highway. However, council has been informed by roads depairt-  ment officials that they had no money but hope to be able to handle  it this year. As the road is an arterial highway, council can only  make it a paper project then leave theihselves in the hands of the  roads department.  If there is a section of, the highway within the village that requires immediate attention,, it would be that one because both  school and highway traffic are increasing. Let there be some  hope that there will be action to get this section made less dangerous.  5-10-20 years ago  FIVE YEARS AGO  Charles Gooding, Gibsons municipal clerk, resigns and takes  over the job of Regional board  _��cretary-treasurer.  Gibsons and District Chamber  of Commerce asks that the Squa-  n_:_!h road be completed as soon  as possible.  The tug Gulf Master sinks off  Trail Islands with the loss of  five lives.  10 YEARS AGO  A. E. Ritchey was chosen  Good Citizen by the annual  meeting of Gibsons and District  Chamber of Commerce.  A meeting of . Gibsons merchants decided not to make use  of trading, stamps which are  flooding other areas.  Expansion of village services  d*v*e to growth in the village was  discussed by council.  1.5 YEARS AGO  As neither side would budge  an inch on closing hours Gibsons merchants decided to drop  the argument.  Sedhelt Motor Transport is  .spending $72,186 to build a bus  depot at Sechelt.  Sechelt's municipal budget for  the year estimates revenues  will reach $8,484.  20 YEARS AGO  A heavy gale added considerable damage to the already dam  aged Roberts Creek federal  wharf.  Reg Paul was returned as  chief of Sechelt Indian band.  Gibsons and District Ratepayers association has turned $305  over to the firemen for the purchase of equipment.  Capt. Peabody of Black Ball  Ferries announces that Powell  River will soon "benefit from a  service across Jervis Inlet.  Mainly about people  Baghdad on the Sunshine Cyasi  (By ED  THOMSON)  It would" appear  every  town  worthy of its name has its own  set of characters, its own economic and geographic peculiarities;   its  own  special points  of  interest,   special  claims to history   and   so   on.   Some  towns  more   than   others   take   great;  pride  and attach much impor--  tance  to   these   characteristics.  But   Gibsons   notable   claim   to  fame must be found in its color-'  fiul   characters,   which like   O.  Henry's  people   in   his   several  books on New York, Baghdad on,,  the  Subway,   all  make for  delightful study and reading.  O. Henry, that great spSnner  of yarns, whose warm glowing,  short stories of people fascinated an. earlier generation. In all  this, we do not for a moment  aspire to the role of an O. Henry (that tradition was carried  on and died long ago with Ring  Lardner and Damon Runyon).  But for the purpose of putting  Gibsons local characters on the  reScord, and they are real flesh  and blood people, who by simply doing their thing in their  own way, and by their rugged  individuality, have well earned  a special1 place arid regard in  this community. With this in  mind, we dare to take a page  out of O. Henry, that teller of  fabulous yarns, to dub Gibsons  as the Baghdad of the Sunshine  Coast. Our reference is the duly  incorporated town of Gibsons:  population, 1936 and still growing; Gibsons, that secluded hide-,  away, truly Baghdad on the Sunshine Coast!  Let's take a look at some of  our favorite characters, dealing  ever s0 gently, so that sensitivi-  tis be not upset.  If anything goes wrong, mechanically,  take it to  George,  anything from a child's toy steam  engine,    garden    tool's,    power  mowers,     outboards,     vacuum  cleaners.   You name it,  and if  it's fixable George, will tinker it  back into working order. After  all Sawyers is anything but a  ham-lhanded repairman^ Anyone  who has been apprenticed in the  Rolls Royce plants in England,  and  remained  with   that  company for more than 17 years,  working  his  way  from  tedious'  hand filing to  operating  black  diamond  high prec-sdon lathes,  where  you  had  to  be  dead-on  When tooling pistons, you've got  to be tops in your trade.  Later as trouble shooter for  Rolls Royce customers in Canada and United States, he was  recalled to England in 1938,  . wihere ne joined the R.A.F. as  /aircraft engineer. He served  overseas with Waveli's Desert  Rats in the hard gruelling North  African campaign. The war over  George finished his long stint  with Rolls Royce as engiineering-  supervisor, specializing in the  development of the early jets.  Sawyers returned to Canada  with his wife Dorothy and set up  his repair shop at White Rock.  When things became a bit too  urbanized to ihis liking in that  locality,' the Sawyers moved to  Gibsons just five years ago.  Meantime he has been taking  periodic refresher courses at  Canadian and Amrican washing machine, electric range and  refrigeration manufacturers," just  io keep his hand in.  Mr. Nuts and Rots is one of  : Gibsons most likeable and useful  ^characters. But don't cross the  little man unless you are sure  Iof your grounds, darn sure, or  fhe's quite apt to swarm all1 over  -you like a bobcat1 with a toothache!'  Off the bat there's Bob Kelly,  who we like to think of as Gibsons/ sanitary engineer. Cheery,  hardworking Bob, who will tell Another of our favorite' peo-  you "business is picking up," pie is the owner, operator and  and when he picks up your gar-- custodian of Al's Barn, that faib-  bage, you .b^ter^veat.ijoA-t and^M&is repository_'of,the discard-  ' ready -for  him on   the "idot  ���of1Y?W%its iand'piecfes' of long-gone  brook his Scottish, not Irish, displeasure. Bob, who lives in the  neatly landscaped home, down  around the curve of the lower  bay with his Mum, a forthright  old biddy, and just the; one to  keep her son, Bob, towing that  line, or else!  Kelly has recently extended  his sanitary engineering all the  way out to Sechelt. Already reports are drifting back, of the  good job he as doing out there.  Even as in Gibsons they like  Boib's style and the cheerful  manner in which he performs  this very necessary service.  Then of course, there's Mr.  Nuts and Bolts, George Sawyers,  Gilbsons. Mr. Fix-It man holding  forth in his gloriously cluttered  shop at the head of the wharf.  Gibsoriites.  The amazing thing about Al  Bergnach and his barn is, you  are always welcome to browse  through this wonderful welter of  jettisoned furniture, houseware,  electrical gadges of all kinds,  luggage, bric-a-brac arid silver-  pkamibing fixtures, old pictures,  luggage, (bric-a-brac and silver  ware. Al even has ah honest-to-  goodness, right^from-Paris solid  rosewood bidet, complete with  porcelain container, which he  fclaiims once did good service in  a San Francisco Fancy House,  way back in 1890.  The strange part of the oper- ..  ation, the gimmick that stamps  Al for the characer he is: You  are free to look around to your  heart's content, even to peering  Potatoes are useful!  Potatoes are the craziest  things. They'll remove bags  from under the eyes. They're  good for cleaning oil paintings.  They take rust from pots and  pans. And they're not fattening.  About those 'poehes sous les  yeux' or bags under the eyes, a  slice of raw potato applied to  the swollen area for 15 minutes  does the trick, according t�� Larry Jorgenson, secretaryHmanag-  er of the Alberta Potato com-  missiion in Calgary.  Oil paintings? Rub raw sliced  potato over the painting and  then wipe off with a damp rag.  Mr. Jorgenson says, the oils  glisten with new life after the  potato poultice;  Try the same thing on rusty  sections of the kitchen pots and  pans to bring them back to mint  condition,  says Mr.  Jorgenson.  But potatoes fattening? Bunk,  says Mr. Jorgenson, and he sets  out to prove his point.  He quotes such sources as the  federal department of health,  the departments of agriculture  of Canada and the United States,  that a medium size potato baked  in its skin contains only 93 calories; one boiled in it's skin has  76 calories, and one peeled,  mashed with milk added produces only 65 calories.  Take a serving of riice with a  few raisins added and the cal  orie total reaches 146, he points  out.  "Potatoes have been, maligned for years as being fattening,'5  Mr. Jorgenson says*, "but the  culprit is .not the potato, it is  the calorie-rich toppings that so  many people add to their potato." �� ��� "-.  ; "Even in most reducing diets,  potatoes should remain part of  the daily food' intake," he says.  "Potatoes are an excellent  source of Vitamin C, and their  values in iron, potassium, niacin and thiamin are high. When  these factors are taken into con-  ��__de_iatiion, along with the econ-  ���omy of potatoes, it's obvious'  that potatoes are a prime part  of every person's diet, day in  and day out".  Blake C.  Alderson, D.C.  CHIROPRACTOR  Post Office Building, Sechelt  TUES.  WED.. THURS., FRI.  10:30-5:30  SATURDAY 9:30 - 1:M  Phone  Office 885-2333���Res. 884-23_3  through the dusty glass panels  of an ornate, old fashioned mahogany china cupboard, that Al  keeps securely locked. You may  feast your eyes on the wide assortment of trinkets', silver, pewter and cut glass .pieces displayed therein. But when you?go to  buy,. Al makes some vague remark of haying lost the key to  the cupboard, and that is it!  For, you see, Al Bergnach is a  and   can't   bear   to . farm   his  choice pieces - out -to"strangers.  Al   would  rather slug it  out  collecting be*er "bottles than sell  off his treasures. In spite of this  non-comimercial streak, Al does  very nicely, wheeling, and dealing with, the local folk, and particularly with  suimimer visitors. -  By all means make a special  trip up to Al's Bam, alongside  the Coast News*. But don't be  surprised if he turns you- down  on the object of your heart's desire!  That's the way it is, here in  Gibsons, the Baghdad of the  SunsMne Coast, where 1,000 and  true   collector  and  connoisseur   more stories wait to be told.  ***^**n^***  N. Richard McKibbin  A PERSONAL INSURANCE SERVICE  PHONE 886-2062 GIBSONS, B.C.  SMM CLEANING  AUTOMOTIVE UNDBK0ATING  COMPLETE CAR CLEANUPS  UPHOLSTERY CLEANING ��� CAR WASH  CUT POLISH ��� SIMONIZE  FOR ESTIMATES AND APPOINTMENT  Phone 886-2784  ESSLEM0NT EQUIPMENT SERVICES LTD.  FORDs 72s at 71 Prices  CARS ��� WAGONS  ��� TRUCKS  150 NEW & DEMOS - Try offer  BMW1 BROS FM 266-7111  Instead of many payments and paying interest for nothing  Make one small monthly payment suited to your budget  Also low interest First, Second and Third Mortgage  available for the Sunshine Coast and Powell Rrver  in or out of village areas  We have investors for all type loans  Call Agent,  ROGER HUARD  at 886-7016  *^��^  Gfourcb SerptceS  >��  Let The People Praise Thee, O God  ANGLICAN  St. Bartholomew's  Ifof-dag Sen** 11:11  Sunday School, 11 a.m.  -th Sunday: 8 aJiL, Gcmunanioii  Breakfast  St. Aidan's  Sunday School, 10:30 a.m.  Morning Service 9:30  11:15 a.m., 4th Sunday  1st, 2nd & 5th Sundays  2:30 p.m., 3rd Sunday  UNITED  Gibsons United 0.0^  11:15 a.m., Divine Service  9:30 a.m., Wilson Creek  2:30 p.m., Roberts Creek  Port Mellon  7:30 p.m. Sunday  1st & 3rd, Rev. D. Brown  2nd, 4th & 5th, Rev. J. Willamson  ROMAN CATHOLIC SERVICES  St. Mary's Church  Father E. G. Lehner  11 a.m/Mass, Sundays  Wed., Fri., 7 p.m.  followed by coffee break  Visitors Welcome  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  y-  Member  P.A.O.C.  Phone 886-7107  Highway and Martin Road  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  >Morningr Worship 11 a.m*  Evening Service 7:00 p.m.  Wed., Bilble Study, 7:30 p.m.  Fri., Accent on Youth, 7:30 p.m.  Pastor G. W. Foster  CLAD TIDINGS TABERNACLE  Gower Point Road.'  Phone 886-2660  Sunday School 10 a.m.  Morning Worship      11 a.m.  Evangelistic Revival Service  7 p.m.  Bible Study, Tues.      8 p.m.  Youth Service, Fri.    8 p.m.  Musical Singing Group  Monthly  Pastor Nancy Dykes  "In. His Service ���  At Your Service Lockstead in  favor of new  coast  Graduation problems analyzed  Don Lockstead, NOP election  non-inee for the provincial constituency of Mackenzie in whileh  the Sunshine Coast is situated,  addressing the mxmicipal cpun-  cil at Powell River called for a  feasibility study on a new highway from Langdale to Saltery  Bay and also development of a  ���gas pipeline on the Sunshine  Coast. ������*"''"  y  He was in full favor of the  pipeline going' through; Powell  River and was of the" opinion  B.C. Hydro could do the best job  for the province. He felt B.C.  Hydro would be cheaper and  what profits there would toe  could be turned back to the populace. -  A ferry link from Lund to Cortes Island would help that area  and provide a fiuirther tourist attraction in su^mner months, he  raid. rAs regards the ferries' he  seeks a later ferry from Horseshoe Bay and eventually free  transportation^ for residents of  the area. '  1971 FIRE CALLS  Gibsons Volunteer Fire de-  parta-ent responded to seven  house and trailer fires and 20  other misteellaneous t calls1 such  as bush fires* and other minor  outbreaks. There were also 13  calls for the inhaiator during  the year.  RECENTLY APPOINTED provincial .saipexTisor, Douglas G.  Clegg. deldvered the Sunday 'hilgh  light public address Can You  Live Forever ��� Will You? at  the Carson Graham Secondary  School-, North Viaiicouver.  Among the 1,712 persons in attendance 250 were from the local congregation.  NEVENS RADIO & TV  DEALER FOR  PHILIPS  ZENITH  FLEETWOOD  ADMIRAL  SALES 4 SERVICE  To all Makes  Phone 886-2280  .va-v-.-w *���* ******** ���  For Real Estate on the  Sunshine Coast  K. CROSBY  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  Gibsons ��� 886-2481  ������*��� Last Thursday night's meeting  of the school board was given  over to a discussion of changes  in graduation requirements and  the effect they would haye on  secondary school's.  The discussion gave Principal  D. L. Montgomery and Vice-  Principal . L. Grant of Elphin-  ston school plus Principal A. L.  Thompson of Pender Harbour  Secondary school, the chance to  speak their iminds.  Supt. R. R. Hanna in his preamble said the change by the  education department occurred  in September and it allows great  er freedom by the student for  the' selection of -courses within  the range of school subjects.  Mir. Hanna outlined university  entrance methods and added  that a reorganization of exam  ptroceduires was being underf  taken. There would be another,  look at the program for 1974.  Mir. Thompson regarded the  changes ,as minimal and maintained that the school can only  offer courses based on qua.if-ca-  tions of its teachers. Until there  was a change of staff the school  could not contemplate course,  changes. Therefore the present  situation   was   self-perpetuating  He argued some courses such  as French 11 may disappear because of the smallnesS'Of classes. However if the board was in  the   position  of   financing   new  courses it could be' a big help.  Mr. -Montgomery of Elphinstone. school argued that the  change in graduation: requirements was more philosophical  than anything else. Selection of  programming in grade 11 was  basically the same with more  freedom of choice. He explained  there were some school limitations. For exaimple the shop side  of the industrial program could  handle 20 pupils while mathematics*' could take 38 which resulted in a limitation in the one  course.  Mr. Montgomery stressed the  pressure that could be placed  on counselling services in order  to get the youth to make up his  or her mind in grades eight and  nine. He was unable to state future trends and maintained  counsel'lors would' have to work  harder on grade tens.  Counselling he said would become very important and work  with parents would be necessary  but this mdight not be good  enough. Students ' must really  think at grade 10 level.  This might produce some disadvantages such as overloading  in some areas which could rec  suit in restrictions. At present  the school ratio" was 60 percent  commercial industrial and. 40  percent academic.  Both he and! Mr. Thomson argued   for   a  full  time  district  counsellor not attached to any  school, one who would work  from the school board office.  Supt. Hanna said he would take  a look at the prospects for this.  Following the presentation of  argument board members and  principa'-s opened upon the general situation and Trustee Bernie Mulligan speaking of Pender Harbour Secondary School  said that the time could possibly  come when that school would be  'liimflited to grade eight as the top  grade with the other students  having to come down to Elphinstone as expansion at Pender  Harbour would not be feasible  The boaird cannot continue to  throw good money after bad.  Turning to matters outside  schooling the subject of appren-  WANTED  Used furniture or what  have yon  AL'S USED FURNITURE  WE BUY BEER  BOTTLES  Gibsons ��� 886-2812  lice qualifications was expressed toy Trustee Mulligan and-  supported by Trustee B. Nimmo.  They argued that today such apprentices have almost the equivalent of a university education. Trustee Mulligan maintained that sometimes grade 12 apprentices were loath to pick up  a broom and sweep a floor be-  Coast News, Jan. 19, 1972.       3  cause grade 12 had become  a  top standard.  Chairman Sheila Kitson in  winding up the event suggested  that the principalis should come  back some other time and have  further explorations into the subject.  Need a  TV repairman  who gets the  picture?  Yellow  Pages  iiuiiiiiif*  Mall-out  egun.  Tax reform legislation has been approved by  Parliament and is now law.  What does tax reform mean to you? How will  it affect you?  To answer these questions, the Department is  conducting a massive national mailing program.  Booklets are now being printed and mailed to all taxpayers as q-iickly as they come, off the press.  The complete mailing will be finished in about  four weeks.  All taxpayers will receive at least two booklets���  "Highlights for Individuals'' and "Valuation Day".  These should provide answers to most of your  questions.  Some taxpayers will receive additional information, according to their specific needs.  Read your booklets. Afterwards, if you have  questions, ask us. We'll be glad to help.  You will find that your booklets will make it  easier to file your income tax return in 1973, because  they will help you to prepare now.  I*  National Revenu  Revenue, national,  Taxation    Impdt ' 4    coast News, Jan. i9,1972. $oftK WANTED (Conf��B       MISC. fOR SAII (Cont'd)  COAST NEWS CLASSIFIED ADS  Deadline ��� Tuesday noon  4c a word, Minimum 75c  Subsequent Insertions % price  Box Numbers 25c  25c added for bookkeeping on  ads  not  paid one  week   after  Insertion.  Legal ads 25c per count line.  Subscription Rates:  B.C. ��� $4.00  USA aind overseas $8.50  East; Canada $5.00  PHONE 886-2622  COMING EVENTS  TWILIGHT THEATRE  Gibsons  Phone 886-2827  Jan. 20, 21, 22 _  CARRY ON UP THE JUNGLE  Jan. 23, 24, 25  THE LAST RUN  Members of any Oddfellows  Lodge now living on the Sunshine Coast can get in touch with  the local Lodge by calling evenings 886-9373, Gibsons or 885-  9673 Sechelt. It's Important!  DEATHS  MESSNER ��� On Jan. 16, 1972,  Herman Messner, of Sechelt,  aged 63. Survived by two sons,  Edward of Sechelt and Karl of  Merritt, B.C.; two sisters, Mrs.  L. (Pauline) Benner of Seohelt  and Mrs. P. (Alice) Halter of  Lediixc, Alta. Services will be  held in Harvey Funeral Home,  Thursday, Jan: 20 at 2 pjm. Interment Seaview Cemetery.  FOUND  Small suitcase with child's clothing. Owner may claim by iden-  tifying articles.  Phone 886-9351.  Black, fliuiffy tailless kitten, in  vicinity Seaview Cemetery. Ph.  886-2430.         -  Found near the Funland Arcade,  a   pool   trophy,   now   at   Coast  News.   Pink and black crocheted tarn,  vicinity Gibsons Barber Shop.  Now at Coast News.  Orange and white kitten found  vicinity Winn Road. Phone 886-  2101.  HELP WANTED  Stenographer wanted. Apply in  writing. Box 2058, Coast News.  Wanted immediately, qualified  preschool teacher for Jack &  Jill Nursery School. Reply P.O.  Box 584, Gibsons.  BOOKKEEPER ~~~  Male or female. Apply administrator, St. Mary's Hospital. P.O.  Box 678, Sechelt, B.C.  �� ; '  YMCA project requires help for  painting, landscaping and renovating butild-ngs. Rate $2.50 per  hour. Job continues to May.  Carpenter also required for  short term. Apply to Mr. Four-  trier, Camp Elphinstone.  Music teachers and assistant  teachers with keyboard experience wanted. Good opportunity training provided. FuU or  part time. Box 2056, Coast News  WORK WANTB)  Part time or steady work with  ton truck with hoist Any type of  small jobs. Delivering, etc. Ph.  886-7260 aiter 5 p.m.  Convalsecent? Elderly? Young  dhldren? Mature woman will  help in youir home 2 or 3 days  per week. Ph. 886-7186..  Reliable adult baby sitter, anytime.  Phone 886-7002.  Young man wishes employment  on Sunshine Coast. Hard .worker  afitd willing to learn. Can start  anytime. Reply to No. 1, 608 Mc-  Bfide  Blvd., New Westminster. ���  Will do foaby sitting during the  day in my home. Phone 886-2562.  OIL STOVES  Cleaned and Serviced  Phone 886-2834  Backhoe available for drainage  ditches, water liness, etc. Phone  886-9579.   We provide a complete tree service for the Sunshine Coast.  All work insured and guaranteed to your satisfaction.  PEERLESS TREE SERVICES   885-2109  Do you require bookkeeping,  statements, balance sheets, and  nersonal income tax? Phone  ���86-9331.  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.  -  ANNOUNCEMENTS  Are you living with an alcoholic?  For help call Al-Anon at 886-  2343, 886-7235, 885-9409. Meetings St. Aidan's Hall, Wed., 8  p.m.  Alcoholics Anonymous. Phone  885-9534,    886-9904   or   885-9327,  For membership or explosive re  quirements contact C. Day 886-  2051, Lockyer Rd. Howe Sound  Fanners' Institute. Stumping or  ditching powder, dynamite, electric or regular caps, prima*  cord, etc. .       . .  COMPRESSED AIR  FIRE EXTINGUISHERS  RECHARGED  Skindivers available  for salvage work  Marine Hardware  Fibreglass, paint, rope, canvas  WALT NYGREN SALES  (1971) LTD.  Gibsons, 886-9303  MISC. FOR SAU  SAVE* $ $ $  Stock Reduction Clearance  NEW:  18 cu. ft. freezer, 5 yr. guarantee,  was  $249.95, only $229.95  30 inch Harvest Gold Gas range  was $299.95, only $249.95.  Deluxe   wringer   washer,    was  $189.95  only $169.95  Chord Organ was $159.95,  only  $139.95  20   inch port.  TVs   As   low   as  $179.95  GOOD USED APPLIANCES:  G.E. Auto washer only $95.00  40 inch Elec Range only $40.00  10 cu. ft. Fridge only $25.00  >As   new   wringer   washer   only  $65.00  Full   Multiplex   console   stereo,  only $195.00.  GIBSONS HARDWARE  886^2442  As    new,    Fender    (Princeton)  atmpll'fier;    $150;     Hagstirom    6  string electric and case $175. Af-  ; ter 6 pim., 112-263-5368. '  Electric range, $65; laundry  tubs $20; 20 ft. multi channel  antenna, $25; Monarch water  pump and motors $50; lA hp.  motor $10. Phone 886*7577  A quantity of electric light bulbs  original packing, never used.  We believe that these bulbs were  made in 1911. Various sizes. Car-  ��bon filament type. Various candle-power ratings. Write to P.O.  Box 10, Gibsons, B.C.   Second hand wringer washer  and cedar chest, offers. Phone  886-22733^ _���_  Honda for sale. Phone 886-9990  aifter 5 p.m. .___.  Upright Roy freezer, 16,18 cu.  ft., good condition, $150. Phone  886-2512. ���  1 80,000 BTU gas furnace, 1 gas  hot water tank with B vent. Ph.  886-2728.  .22 cal. Hi Standard Olympic  model target pistol, custom  grips, $75; .22 cal. Hi Standard  plinking pistol, $40. Ph. 886-2350.  Westinghouse solid state stereo  and radio combination, as new.  Phone 886-9810.  Mechanical trolling gear. Best  offer. Phone 885-9568.         12' x 65' mobile home with tip  out, 2 bedrooms, only 2 years  old. Open to offers. Will accept  trade of property, vehicles or  boats,  etc. Phone 886-7187.  QUALITY FARM SUPPLY  25 lb. de-ice salt $1.40  20 lbs. Purina Cat Chow $5.45  50 lbs. crushed oats $1.85  50 bs. bran $1.75  50 lb. 16% layer mash $2.30  50 lb. Hog grower mash      $2.20  Open 9-6 Tues thru Sat.  Free  delivery on orders  of  $30 or over  Phone 886-7527  Pratt Rd. Gibsons  PROPANE SALES & SERVICE  Winston Robinson  886-7226  FLOWERING SHRUBS &  EVERGREENS  PEAT MOSS & LIME  CREEKSIDE  GREENHOUSES  Reed Rd., Gibsons,   886-2421  AVON  Gibsons Representative  Mrs.  Inge Harrison,  886-2967  Used electric and gas ranges,:  also oil ranges. C ���& S Sales; Ph.  885-9713.  Sechelt xl'l:l  SUNSHINE COAST REAL ESTATE    Poster contest  WANTED  8 inch wide cat cleat tracks. Ph.  886H9824  after 5:30.  Used piano in good condition1, to  buy or rent for 9 months. Phone  886-9812.  Timber, any quantity, fir or  hemlock. Phone 886-9670.  CARS, TRUCKS FOR SALE  1962 Olds-mobile, good running  icondition.  $280.  Phone 886-2736.  '66 Ford1 Galaxie 2 door hardtop.  Good condition. Phone 886-7250v  Swap or sell 1959 International  Travelall.  Phone 886-2459.  1967 Pontiac Parisienne 2 door  hardtop. 36,000 miles, one own-,  er. Al condition. Phone 886-7751  or 886-2807.  1957 Chev -54 ton pickup. Good  running order. $400. Extras.  Evenings 886-7461. .  BOATS FOR SAU  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.  FUELS  Firewood ��� Alder $20 a cord,  $10 Y2 cord, ��ny length, split,  delivered. 886-2467 evenings.  COAL  Drumheller Lump  Drumheller Egg  Heatglow Briquettes  PRATT ROAD  AUTO WRECKERS  Phone 886-9535  PETS  Homes needed urgently for 3  lovable female puppies. Phone  886i2783.      ���   ;   y   ���-.    \;~ 1 ,x":-  3 puppies available. S.P.C.A.  Phone 886-26.4.  ROOM & BOARD  Room and board available for  highly responsible working person. Write Box 2055, Coast News.  fl)R RENT  2 bedroom house, Roberts Creek  area Phone 112-922-8490. _  1  sleeping room,  close iri and  clean. Phone 886-9912.  Mobile Hom4e 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 886-9319  WANTED TO ROT  Wanted to rent in Gibsons area  on monthly basis, hall approx.  1000 sq. ft., preferably with toilet facilities. Phone 886-2708.  Furnished homes or cottages re-  qfui;_ied in Gibsons-Roberts Creek  Langdale  area   starting   April.  .Phone 112-^84^0246, local 355.  (ReHiatole young married couple  w__h new baby wish to rent 2  bedroom house or cottage in or  near Gibsons. References. available. Phone 886-9537.  PROPERTY FOR SALE  PROP FOR SALE ......     1 good large view lot for investment. $1500 cash, balance easy  terms. Phone 886-2887.  Two large panoramic view lots.  Good spring water supply. Gower Point. R. W. Vernon, 886-2887.  BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES  By owner, general store. Consider trade, house or property.  Phone 886-2467 evenings.  XEROX COPYING  if rrs suits - rrs morgans  885-9330, Sechelt  Real estate operators are finding use of our Xerox machine a  valuable asset in the copying of  map locations.  Coast News ��� while you wait.  CHARLB EI^ISH p>. ]  Real Estate & Insurance  NOTARY PUBLIC  APPRAISALS '  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  GIBSONS, B.C. Ph. 886-2481  CORNERSTONE ��� Gibsons  most desired corner complete  with two DUPLEXES overlooking the 'harbor, with immaculately kept grounds with -fruit  trees and patios, and outside  storage sheds, for every unit.  Two units 2 bedrooms and fife-  places, electric heat and 2 units  one bedroom, ca_ports, all very  modern. This is a revenue property and sound investment. Details on request and viewing by  appointme-it only.  886-2481 ��� The Action Line  Gower Point Road: Lovely  well kept 2 bdrm, full basement  home on spacious 75 ft. lot, fireplace, hardwood flooms, vanity  bathroom, finished ree:f room,  close to the ocean in a niice flat  treed area. F.P. $26,300 with  terms.  886-2481   _���������-_  3 Bedroom Home on cleared 5  .afcres. Highway 101, close to  Gibsons. Has 1800 sq. ft. Garage  shed, family room, fireplace.  Real family home. Full price  $25,000 on good terms.  886-2481  Waterfront, Roberts Creek:���  68 feet of level beach with 2 two  bedroom houses, one rented all  year round. Is nice wooded lot  and has good stream on it. See  . this at $35,800.  886-2481  LANGDALE: Good lots ���available, one 100 x 150' with a view  oif the Sound, fruit trees on and  cleared, ready to build. $7,250  Others at $3,500* to $5,000. H  886-2481  Franklin Road is the best part  ' of Gibsons and handy to all  ; aiirDenities - including  the beach.  ���_vor only $6,500 cash you lean buy  ���'��� ;_r 5 year old house here, built to  MHA   standards.   Well   planned  Interior incliudteis fireplace lin  giving room, roomy Mtcihen and  lipREE bedrooms.  $24,000 PP.  Ask us about bank financing.  ".'1 886-2481  j Langdale  Subdivision:   Here's  a cleared lot, with basement excavated approved for house. Size  79 x 136, fair view. $3800 cash.  886-2481  Jsicfc White ��� 886-2935  Ken Crosby ��� 886-2098  ���1     Jay Visser ��� 885-2300  -   K. BUTLER REALTY LTD.  ALL TYPES OF INSURANCE  ��� Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 886*2000  MEMBER  MULTIPLE  LISTING  1&1::- SERVICE  ^Roberts Creek: Well located  lucre, all services available. A  feal little hideaway for only  $2,500 dn.  ������_,.   ,  M-    x-  ^ Gower Point: Be ready for fun  in the sun. Tidy 5 room cottage  by the sea. 2 bdrms., liv. rm.  with fireplace, all electric cab.  kitchen, din rm., 3 pc bath.  Utility. A-oil heat". Ma_eh_ng  garage. Completely private back  garden. Let's have your offers  now.  't: Try $2,500 down on level 4-J4  ac. block, excellent holding property.  '..��� Gibsons: Retirement special!  Aititraictive 4 room bungalow on  (prime view lot. Economical oil  heat. Unfinliished bsmt. Fruit  trees, smail fruits and excellent  garden soil. Easy terms on  $20,000.  MacGREGOR PACIFIC REALTY  LTD.  4      EXCLUSIVE  AGENTS  i *  SELMA PARK  ? Low, low down payment. Completely new 2 and 3 bedroom  homes on the Sunshine Coast.  ���On view property. Easy financing. Full1 servolces.  Phones:  HOTEL LAKE  : 2285  -'_ec_'US_oh on a paved road.  Silting on an an__ne_ice just  above the view";'of pa-ssersHby  but overlooking beautiful Hotel  Lake. 3 bdrm cottage, partial  bsiriit., carport and landscaped  grounds with small sw_m_ning  pool. Commercial work shop in  case you just can't rest and enjoy the ^ scenery. $10,000 down.,  $26,000 total. ;CalI Jack Warn,  886-2681 eves.  SECHELT 2408  Four and a half acres of that  rare commodity, residential land  ove_-ob_ang Sechelt village. Desirable for subHdiv. Asking $25,-,  000. Call Jack Warn, 886-2681  .eye's. '���'";  SARGENT  BAY 2354  Large View lot, 269' frontage,  308' back line, ends 60' and 85'.  FuU price $5,600 firm, $2,500 dn.  Water line in. Call Jack Warn,  886-2681 eves.  EUREKA SUB-DIV. 2400  Any terms considered on full  prtice of $5,000 for large view  lot. just of!f Redrooffs Rd. Good  fishing! Call Jack Warn, 886-  2681, eves.  POTENTIAL HOBBY FARM  2305  23 acres in/quiet location near  Gibsons. 3 "bedroom home and 2  bedroom home, also outbuildings. Good water supply. Prate-  tically all cleared. Down/ payment only $15,000, good terms  on balance. For particulars contact C. R. Gathercole, 886-7015.  Custom Built MOBILE HOME  2377  Spacious fenced and neatly landscaped lot. Family room, utility,  and 'caarport attached, all on coi_-  crete. Easy and economical  maintenance. Full price $23,500,  offers. C. R. Gathercole, 886-7015  Agencies Ltd.  Realty & Insurance  Seohelt office 885-2235)  C. R. Gathercole, Res. Gibsons  886-7015  EWART McMYNN REALTY  Phone 886-2248  Box 238 Gibsons, B.C.  Notary Public  Roberts Creek: Close to Beach  Park at Roberts Creek we offer  a cleared ���}_ acre block with  view. This block fronts on two  paved roads. It is a potential  three lot subdivision. Community waiter, hydro and telephone  are all available. F.P. $13,500.  Try your offer.  Gibsons Rural: Located on  Veterans Road. A large lot 125 x  549 ft. (1.60 ac.) Lot is partially cleared aind has- a stand of  coniferous trees at the rear.  This lot could be divided into  4-5 good building lots. Access is  off Highway 101. This is an exceptionally desirable property  close enough to shopping area,  sub post office, schools, etc yet  giving complete privacy. F.P.  $8,300.  Hillcrest   Ave.,    Gibsons:    A  large lot size 50 x 268 with small  building. Village water, hydlro,  telephone available. Lot has,  southern exposure and would  ���make an excellent home site.  Land is partially cleared. F.P.  $3,400. OFFERS.  Pender Harbour: 3 acres of  lohoiee view property overlooking. Harness Island. Water and  elect, to property.  Gibsons Rural: 6 acres of secluded view property with a  very attractive 3 bed. home  (near new) with full basement.  Try your offer.  Davis Bay-Seima Park: Extra  large view lot overlooking Gulf  and Vancouver Island. Full price  only $5,250.  Ron McSavaney, 886-9656  Vince Prewer, 886-9359  WaUy Peterson, 886-2877  CONSTRUCTION  886-7244  886-7144  886-7760  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Sechelt   Phone 885-2283  Everything tor yout  building needs  COAST NEWS WANT ADS  ARE BEST SELLERS  Ph. 886-2622  Canadian churches have  launched a Poster Expb contest  for elementary school children  on the subject of world development and relief. There won't be  any prizes but posters whi-ch  ���most creatively express the 1972  theme Development is People,  will be featured at Man arid His  World in Montreal arid the Arts  Alive exhibit at the Calgary  Stampede in July.  Poster Expo '72 was initiated  by the interchuroh committee  on World-Relief and Worldi Development and a kit fiUedi with  materials about v development  has been offered to teachers  across Canada with an invitation to assist their pupils in the  : project.'   ���'������'.������*' ������'��" '���'������-.'���'.  Poster Expo is aimed at  youngsters from 9 to 15 years  of age (grades 4:9) and the in-  terchurch comihittee suggests  that the art work be exhibited  in each comm_iri_ty February 16  to April 8. Winning posters will  be sent t0 Toronto and Montreal  before April 30 and the most  impressive and artistically  ���unique will be chosen for display at the two national exhibit  tions. *;���:;. ���'.  Clergymen and Sunday School  leaders of the partkapating denominations, Anglican, Luther-  Presbyterian, Roman Cartholic  and United, have been mailed  information about Poster Expo.  To obtain the full kit they should  write to Poster Expo '72, P.O.  Box 900,'".Station F. Toronto, Ont.  The Labor Scene  The Almighty Dollar by James  Wallace (Privileged Correspondent) in Union Local 297, Port  Mellon, monthly publioation,  Guardian:  Commanding your thoughts  each day; ,' beckoning you to  work; stealing your leisure, sac-  nif-icing your family and af-ect-  ing your health and happiness;  the dollar affects us to one of  . two extremes. Either we work  for a dollar or a dollar works  ; -fbr'usr. ���;������'  With today's easy consumer  credit and a complex monetary  system many Canadians became  finanicially burdened senselessly. This readily available cash  and goods has allowed the Canadian consumer to have ari out-  starid-ng debt of eight billion .dollars. When you borrow money  there is no increase in your in-  - come and to think otherwise is  a rndsconiception. Borrdwed money lessens youir total buyihg poiw- .  er by the interest payable and  restricts buiying power While  principal paytmerit enforce.  Your potential ibuying power  equals net pay minus total  monthly basic necessities. There  fore persons who pay interest to  any source halve less buying  power than their counterparts  equal in all other things. You  may have encountered two people of the same wage scale with  sl.'(n.ilar fixed ^.bills! having two  different standards  of living.  The consumer price index is  the cost^ relationship between  any two specified periods. The  Canadian dollar has a present  buying power of 68 cents compared to 100 cents ten years ago  On this basis, $4 today is equal to  $2.72 ten years ago. Consadering  taxation, $2.72 provided wage  earners with a higher standard  of living ten years ago.  If you want a better standaird  of living dbri't ask for more :  money. We have made no financial gains in the last decade.  For every raise we receive the  consumer-price index rises correspondingly -or higher.^ Requesting higher wages is a ekrdinal  sin and labor is attacked for inflation. During , contract negotiations lealve the wage scale  frozen with increases concurrent t0 average rises, in the consumer price index. All emphasis  should converge on benefits of  all descriptions, eg: holidays,  dental plan and better pension,  ��� etc-':--.  And lastly, pay hikes don't release people from debt. Look at  your record. -Last, year, ,this  year and next year you'll, still be  ���in dr.fot. And in each of these  years  you've had  considerable   .  wage increases. ;'^fe-i  Stopping 4 Saving  at KEN'S LUCKY DOLLAR  FOOD STORE  T.S.  Robin Hood Cake Mixes  Libby's Red Kidney Beans  Better Buy Margarine  Better Buy Peanut Butter  Crisco Oil  Melograin Pancake & Waffle Flour  Melograin Tea Biscuit Mix  Jubilee Luncheon Meat  Malkins V.P. Wh. Kernel Corn  Purex Toilet Tissue  Assorted  14 oz.  Is  38 oz.  2 * 79  ___. for CJV  5-99  89c  $1.23  32 oz.   '  3 lb.  3 lb.  12 oz.  12 oz.  49c  _Z for OV  *T for 07  69  WHITE ��� 4s  " Assorted Colors ��� 2 rolls    15 ^^  Spray Kleen Liq. Cleaner 24.��� 89e  Spray Kleen Liq. Cleaner Refill ......  g9c  32 oz.  York - Corn- Peas- Mixed Veg.  Aunt Jemima Buttermilk Waffles  m0*0m0+0m0*0m0+0m0+0+0+0*0mm>0m0*0+0+0+0+0+0m0+0+0+0*0m0*0*0*0>  Carrots  Pears  Broccoli  U.S. No. 1 2 lbs.  Anjou        2 lbs.  U.S. lb.  29c  Fancy        8 lbs.   *]>l ��V/U  m0mm0*0*0*0m0+0+0*0*0+0m0+0+0+0+0+0+0m0+0*0+0+0*0m0+0*0m0*0*0m0+0*0+0*0*0^  JirP QUALITY |  Beef Liver  [EATS  59 Ground Beef  C6nsuitiers#  news  and  views  .' ���'���by':  Consumers' Association of Canada  ...- The old adage, "You can't  judge a book by its cover," still  holds true, particularly when  discussing  children's books.  Over the last few years, the  children's book tirade has be-  ���come big business. Each year  the market is flooded with pub-  licatinos on every conceivable  subject. And with rising costs in  almost everything we need and  want, books are no exception.  Unfortunately, the price of a  book is riot necessarily an indication of its merit. Attractive  format, good binding and expensive color printing may explain  the high cost of a certain book,  but the cost is no guide, to its  intrinsic value.  There are many qualities to  look for in a child's book. Is it  well written, in a dear and  readable style? Does the plot  have vitality, and adventure?  Does it really have s__r_eth_ng to  say? Is it a story to capture  and sustain a child's imagination? If it is a book on science,  is it scientifically sound and factual? Writers for today's juvenile market are not afraid to  tackle the very real problems  that occur in the lives of many  children, includling divoiice, fear  ipain and death, which they ex-  iplore with delicacy and conn-  ���passipn.  Many people are not aware of  a recent development in children's books, the introduction  of '^apeaibacks'' 'with the same  wordis and illustrations as those  found iri the hard cover, more  expensive originals.  With all the reading material  available on the market, choosing wisely may seem an impos-'  slble task  for a busy parent.  Very often you will probably  buy the old favorites you* loved  as a child, but sometimes you  - may need help. Children's li-  Ibrariiaris, who spend! their time  reading and assessing children's  litrature,  can advise you.  Mrs. Helen Robertson, a specialist in children's books has  written an absorbing article for  the Consumers'. Association of  Canada in the September-Qcto-  ber issue of the Canadian Consumer. It lists books that are of  interest to children and deals  with the part public libraries  can play in stimulating your  child to read. The French edition, Le Consommateur Canadi-  en, has a special article in  French. Both of these publications should be avaiable at your  public library or you can write  directly to the Consumers' Association of Canada in Ottawa.  'Special lists are also available  from the Winnipeg Public library, free of charge, all you  have to do is request them. One  list covers books for pre-sichool  age up to Grade . 6, entitled  "This Time Buy a Book to Read  Aloud." Other lists are available  covering a variety of interests  such as current affairs, sports,  science and crafts for all ages.  When writing, suggest the interest areas and approximate  ages of the youngsters. Address  your request for lists to Mrs.  Helen Robertson, 1 Children's  Book Consultant, Winnipeg Public Dibratry, 380 William Avenue,  Winnipeg R3A 0Jl, Manitoba.  Copies of the Canadian Consumer can be obtained from' CAC,  100 Gloucester St:, Ottawa* K2P  ������<*- 5-1  >��-��  BACK BIGGER AND BETTER  Thursday; February 3  Legion Hall - 8 p.m.  Coast News, Jan. 19, 1972.  THROW AWAY AGE  At 16 million tons a year, Ontario's refuse problem' has reach;  ed crisis proportions reports the  Canadian Consumer, official pt_b  lication of the Consumers' Association of Canada. North' American tonnage of solid: waste  has doubled since 1920. Engineers estimate it will- double  again in 20 years. CAC headquarters is at 100 Gloucester  Street, Ottawa, K2P 0A4.  TWILIGHT  THEATRE  PHONE 886-2827  Thurs.- Fri., Saf.  Jan. 20-21-22  NOBODY'S PERFECT  ASAFAftrOFtAVGHS    '  WITH THE CAfcfU  Of* &AN��1        *  j-.,** A+>lv.f,i*V��' JjwJ  CARRY OR? TOP  THE JUNGLE  In Color  ADULT  Sun., Mon.r Tues.  Jan. 23, 24, 25  ^��;Jl^lT_^^  :ofge  -XT'. ^ x  '   ",;'-"/,  ' "  ADULT  MEETING  sons  886-2563, Groceries  GIBSONS  886-7323, Meats  Sea cavalcade  Tuesday, January 25,7:00 p.m.  CEDARS INN  Coffee will be served  THE FUTURZ OF GIBSONS SEA CAVALCA0E  DEPENDS ON THE TURNOUT AT THIS MEEIIMG.  Alf those interested in keeping the Sea Cavalcade going  are asked fo attend  ;'.aMlltt!-:,^   .--jtfltB^; -Jiito-.       r.��i-iHf>- 6  Coast News, Jan. 19, 1972.  2. The PLAN  PHASEI:  Skating Rink with multi-purpose floor  Auditorium - Arts and Crafts Complex  One mile of trajls  Picnic Sites  PHASEU:  Curling Rink  Soccer Field  Baseball Field  Tennis Courts  PHASE III:  Indoor Swimming Pool  A Referendum on PHASE I will be held in 6-8 weeks  VOTE  A 60% majority will have us skating and playing hockey by Christmastime  Next Week: Ul Work Done To Date  ______  BE  Gibsons lads at Boys Parliament  John Goodwin and William  Hobson, Gibsons1 area representatives to the Older Boys Parliament of British Co_u_r_biaoutlined in Gibsons United Church  Sunday morning, the aims and  objectives   of   the   organization  and some of the act-vitiesi of  the parliament in Victoria during the last three days of December.  One of the items passed by the  parliament was a grant of $100  towards a UBC Faculty of Applied Science fund to design and  maiu_fiacture an urban automobile. This car would be a two  passenger car that would be  close to non-polluting a�� it  would be powered by liquid natural gas.  The parliament is for young  men between the ages of 15 and  21 years so they may learn par-  loiaanenitiairy procedure. The mem  bers come from the various  church groups in the province  as well as: 4-H clubs and other  youth groupsr  One of the activities that the  Older Boys' Parliament sponsors is the House of Concord.  This is a Salvation Army home  for young male- offenders, between the ages of 15 and 21.  Once a monthvparliameirtairianis  g|o out to the House of Concord.  The monthly actitvitiesK include  floor hockey, basketball and bull  sessions: United by the common  bond of youth, this mixing off"  young men with differing life  experiences assists a valuable  correction. program.  A most important project that  the    Older    Boys'    Bai-iainent  sponsors and organizes is Camp  Phoenix. Camp Phoenix wasi  first started in the*summer of  1967 and has grown since that  time. This year 42 campers,,  agamsit' 30 ire 1967, will go to  George Pringle Memorial Camp  at Shawnigan Lake on Vancou-;  yer Island. Campers are selected m consultation with the department of rehabilitation and  social improvement'. The pur-  po-st of Phoenix, which is financed, managed and staffed by the  Parliamein'tarians, is to provide  a oamiping experience for the  boys and a growing experience  for the individual Parliamentarians. ..'"���/'  How does parliament fund itself? How much does parliament  cost? In 1972 parliament must  raise $2,922, which is raised by  the individual parliamentarians.  Each year every me-mbr and  observer imiuist raise $35 from his  cons^^eney.  The donationis are called  bonds. A-bond holder's return  comes with the knowledge that  he is helping the indilyidual par-  liamentarians, the boys at the  House of Concord,; the boys' at  Camp Phoenix and many more.  Any person who takes a share  in the work of the Older Boys'  Parliament receives for hie investment, "dividends thereon, in  Canadian Chrdstiian Citizens-hip."  Recycling Awareness  It's difficult to re-cycle anything involved in our automo-  bi|.as. But we can conserve, and  cut downi on pollution by change  ing bur. driving habits. Cars; are  responsible for about half off; the  country's air pollution, includ-*  ing 60% of the carbon monoxide  a colorless, odorless, lethal gas.  ���~ We need cars in this area, but  smaller'.ones, often, than what  we drive. Besides consMering a  smalir car, here are some tips:  1. Keep your engine tuned.  Have the positive crankcase  valve cleaned regularly. Keep  the carburetor adjusted. Clean  or replace the. air filter regu  larly. A grimy filter can increase emission by 75%. Use  .. non-tead or low-lead fuels when  possible. Keep spark plugs and  points in good condition.  2. Don't let' your engine idle  needlessly. Idling produces "the  highest concentration of polut-  ants. ���-.'-.- -, ��� ;  3. Double up on i trips., Form  or join a car pool for regular  trips.  4. At the gas station, don't  let them ''top-off" your ���'..tank.'  Thiils causes waste and spillage.  5. Drive smoothly. Fast acceleration and deceleration  cause high pollution emission.  GOVERNMENT OF BRITISH COLUMBIA  COUNCIL ON DRUGS, ALCOHOL AND TOBACCO  Hon. D. I, Brothers, Q.C, Minister off Education-Chairman  Peninsula Hotel  S ATURDA Y Jan.22  Music by PENN KINGS  Pizza will be available  Phone 886-2472 FOR RESERVATIONS IF STONE IS'THE CAME  ;    ���;PAUt}lS;T^;Ni_ME  Also  Fireplaces^ and Bar-B-Q  ^ Phone 886-2809  REZi^OFl^HI__UlliG  Box 497, Gibsons '  Ott  &  GAS ^;' ,...  HEA11NG SYSTEMS  Financing Available  Phone 886-7254       <  Auxiliaries start year  Flu viruses  The annual meeting of Gibsons Auxiliary to St. Mary's  Hospital in Gibsons Health Centre, January 12 with Dooley Mason* \ president, in the chair,  heard the annual treasurer's report by Amy Blain which in-  forrhed members that the Dec..  31 balance was $2,100. Gibsonis  Auxiliary voted to have $2,000  transferred to the Co-ordinatihg  Council of Hospital Auxiliaries  to St. Mary's* Hospital for distribution to the hospital.      : -  ��� Gladdie : Davis reported the  next bridge scission will be held  Jan. 24 at 7:30 p.m. in Gibsons  Health Centre. For infoi-nation  please call 886-2009 or 886-2050.  IMTROPUCTORY OFFER     $tf Q fJL  HENR^  OPEN MONDAY  SUNNYCREST PLAZA  Ph. 886-7441  We have received a shipment of mill ends and remnants  including a variety off flannelette pieces  ON SALE ��� towels and Face Cloths - Canadian made  by Caldwell ��� Camtex ��� Lady Gait  MAKE UP YOUR SETS AND SAVE MONEY  We have on sale  many odd and ends  throughout the store  111  a complete line  of Artist Supplies  STATIONERY AND OFFICE SUPPLIES  for School, Home and Office  AIXAT  SECHELT 895-9343  WltERE YOUR DOLLARS BUY M0IE  The Mini'-Th_ift Shop, report  was given by Amy -Blain. Ivy  Richards, in charge of hospital  volunteers, reported that more  volunteers are needed -to heljp  in St. Mary's.hospital gift shop  on Mondays.  The president gave her sincere  thanks to members for their cooperation, hard work and enthusiasm during the year and  \ stressed the importance of more  communication, in all the ho spL-  tal auxiliary areas of volunteer  service.  Oney DeCamp reported she  had received $104 in donations  for the Christmas Greetings  fund. The auxiliary offers a sincere thank you to all donors.  The next monthly meetihg will  be on Feb. 2 at the Health Centre, Gibsons, at a new time, 1:45  p.im. All new members warmly  welcome.  Annual reports read at the  first 1972 meeting of Roberts  Creek Hospital, auxiliary revealed a favorable year for both  finances and rnemberships. The!  meeting on-Jan. 16-was held in  St. Aidan's Church hall. Mrs". L.  Flumerfelt, the auxili&ry's first  president, installed1 the new executive*.    ;  Mrs. G. Newman called for  volunteers to head committees  and Mrs. Lilian Thomas and  Mrs. J. Butcher will take on hospital visiting; Mrs. M. Grose  and Mrs. Gordon, Gift shop;  Mrs. G. Ironside and Mrs. E.  Reece, Thrift Shop; Mrs. B.  Rowiberry, catering and Mrs. M.  Arbuckle, publicity.  Mrs. Grose announced that  Gift Shop hours would now be  from 2 to 7:30 p.m. The February meeting will be held Feb.  14 starting at 1:30 pjn.  Food outlook  Food outlook by Economics  Branch, Canada Department of  Agriicuture, Ottawa.  Pork:   Domestic  supplies  are  plentiful but with North Ameri- -  can supplies slightly less than a  year ago  prices   will be  relatively higher.  Beef:   Supplies   will  be   adequate and prices will remain at":  firm levels.  can  lung damage  Like the common cold, flu is  an infection of the upper res-  ���piralory tract. But it is much  more severe. Flu viruses can  work their way into the breathing passageways and damage the  linings, then spread to the air  sacs where oxygen and ca__on  dioxide are exchanged. The  workings of the entire body can  be disrupted.  Antimiorobal drugs do not attack flu viruses but - they' can  work to fehd.of. other complications. With bed rest and medical  attention, most people recover  within days or weeks from; the  flu. But if the infection is not"  properly tended, complications  like pneumonia can set in.  There are several types of  pneumonia, some more serious  than others. Half of them are  caused by viruses, and* antibiotics are ineffective in treating  viral pneumonia.  Antibiotics can be useful,  though, in treating types of  pneumonia cauised by bacteria:  "Walking pneumonia,'' whose  symptom is usually a violent  cough, is still another kind of  infection caused by the smallest  free-living agent of disease call-  Bip's greeting!  In a greetings communication  to friends on the Sunshine Coast  Bipin Oza, who was employed,  before he moved away, at the  Port Mellon mill, writes that  "Year 1971, now history, was a  ' very interesting and busy one  - for us. ^  "Children met their grandpar-  , ents in India: While visiting our  homeland we ^managed to say  hello to the Lady of the Year  1971, Prime; Minister of India,  Mrs. Indira Gandhi.  "The chiiidreh were fascinated by India!, the people, the life,  the hospitality, and realized how  the other sideof the world* lives.  "Inthesummer 71, Bip was  chairman ,of 0.ntenniai Ethnic  ed mycoplasmas. This agent  cannot be called a virus or a  bacteria, but it has characteristics of both. Antibiotics can help  combat this infection.  Anyone with suspicious symptoms of violent: coughing, chills,  chest pains, fever and headache  should contact, his physician.  Even  when they  are  the type  Coast News, Jan. 19, 1972.       7  which respond to antibiotics, infections of the"respiratory tract  demand early diagnosis and  treatment. " '  Respiratory diseases are now  the    second    largest    primary;  cause of hospitalization in Canada.  GIBSONS PUBLIC LIBRARY  Annual  GENERAL ME  Friday, January 28, 7:30 p.m.  In Library��� Everyone welcome  FOR ALL YOUR FL0ORCOVERING NEEDS  CALL0N  KendeVries  FLOOR COVERINGS Ltd.  1659 Sunshine Coast Higftway at Wyngaert Road, GUnmms  Phone 886-7112  ��� CARPETS ���TILES ��� LWOtfUMS  We Feature a Large Selection of Drapes    ^ Events; in  Kaai-loopSv/He  was  Eggs: The supply of eggs wilT^Wsy^a^i&l^x^X   ���.   -x   -  t plentiful at-steady prices.^���._. "Joy.���;:.&*1 .Jhewoman  behand  Poultry "Meatr   Except   loT^^^y successful man, was her  heavy turkeys (16 pounds and     usual cool and quiet self. Busy  oyer) all poultry will toe in am-^as usual she enjoyed the trip  be  pie supply at firm prices. Heavy  turkeys will be plentiful at steady prices.  Apples: Supplies east of Manitoba will be ample and1 those  for western Canada sufficient  to take care of buyers' needs.  Prices will rise slightly.  Pears: Supplies are ample  across Canada with prices remaining steady.  Potatoes: Supplies ample across Canada with prices steady.  Storage Vegetables: Carrots,  cabbage and'onions are in adequate to ample supply. Rutabaga supply is adequate. Prices  for cabbage, onions and rutabagas will increase slightly and  carrot prices will remain steady  GIBSONS  TODAY FOR 10 DAYS ONLY  ALL FALL FABRICS MUST GO  HURRY WHILE QUANTITIES LAST  886-7525  USE YOUR CHARGE*  to - India but missed her brother's wedding.  "Bip ran tor council. Though  lost the war he won the battle,  1400 votes with only two years  in Kamloops was a good showing. He^is already planning for  next year..:.;,; '-;'v;v;���'���-������ :-'���..'  "We appreciate all our friends  who helped us. Though late we  never forgot.you all."  Letters to Editor  I-* -,      '. ,... . .... -...-.   ....... .  . Editor:    When   fe   news   not  ' news?   When  the  churches are  .revealed to be  involved  finan-  : daily  in   the   munitions   industry?  It is now Qver a week since a  front page news item  revealed  -^church investments' in the muni-  . tions industries  to the tune  of  some 22 billion dollars.  Apparently this is not news or  the religious leaders and acolytes are unable to read.  Such a damning document requires an answer not only from  religious people but from all1  (humanity.  1 Subconsciously the whole of  the civilized world is shouting  condemnation of the Vietnam  war and1 its senseless slaughter.  Yet the killing continues with  religious hands dripping with in-  ,,;nocent iblood.  Really, how far have we climb  ed out of barbarism?  ���DOROTHY JOHNSON.  Shoal Development Ltd.  SAND & GRAVEL  PROMPT DELIVERY  LIGHT BULLDOZING  _____  . Af UIC N NEW/  Red, white and blue, and other  tr/lioolors look dashing in costumes, suits, separates and accessories. Trimming and banding on borders hwith this trio  creates smart" effects when highlighting fashions, and for contrast. . X-'Xx[yl.  Well enough together, the trio  can go separate ways and look  great alone. Blue turns to peacock, royal, navy and midnight.  Red, in overtones of rose and  poppy tints for more daring effects, is truly a new trend.  White can look antiqued for  the fashions with Victorian influences. Pinks, baby blues, yellows, apricots, celery and lavenders are all adapted ifor sunshine looks in solids and prints.  Flowered prints ore the softest chiffons, crepes and linens  are designed for simplicity, yet  with plenty of impiact. Daisies  are still a popular blossom here,  in soft pastels.  More ; daring colors are used  for gypsy arrays, and peasant  looks ;have  Swiss eonnotatioris.  GET YOUR MAP  SUNSHINE COAST  at the  COAST NEWS  GIBSONS  63^ each  0. G. DOUGLAS VARIETY & PAINTS  McCalTs Patterns, Laces, Remnants & Singer Supplies  Sunnycrest Plaza. Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-2615  I^EUA SH0PK  FOR YOUR YARDGOODS.-- Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-9331  OILMORE'S   VARIETY  SHOP  SFWTNG NEEDS. BUTTERICK PATTERNS���Sechelt. Ph. 885-9343  FABRIC HOUSE  Gibsons ��� 886-7525  BASIC, SIMPLICITY & BUTTERICK PATTERNS  DRYGOODS AND ALL YOUR SEWING SUPPLIES  HOWE SOUND 5, 10- 15 CENT STORE  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-9852  For AU Your SEWING NEEDS, SIMPLICITY PATTERNS 8       Coast News, Jan. 19, 1972.  GIBSONS BAKERY  MARINE DRIVE, GIBSONS  Closed,  RE-OPENING FEBRUARY 8  Bakery Products can be purchased at Henry's Bakery  SUNNYCREST PLAZA  Brief on bypass problem  L  CORNERSTONE  ^^^**^+0^^^0^^^^^^^*0^^*0^**m0^m0*0^+0+0^+0+0^+0*0*0+0+0+0*0+0+0+0*0*0>  Gibsons most unique revenue property ��� 2 duplexes situated on spacious corner lot, /beautifully landscaped with  a harbor view. 2 units have two bedrooms, fireplace and  car port and 2 units one bedroom. All electric heat. This  is real revenue property. For information and appointment  to view, call  i  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD. - 886-2481  (Continued from Page 1)  speculators,   but  will   adversely affect orderly growth in fu-^  ture; .". -���..'.'  6. It will still' further reduce  land available for agrieutural  or horticutural purposes;  7. It will encroach on such  land which can be easily ��� and  economically supplied With all  kinds of municipal services'. The  land is much better suited for  residential purposes than the  land on the higher slopes, which  in the opinion of the Highways  Department has to be developed  next;    \ -  8. The proposed' routing does  not consider any future developments in the area. The highways department' now demands  a right-of-way for what appears  to be a temporary highway only  In a short while they will require another right-of-way when  the present obsolete Highway  101 (including the bypass) will  be replaced by a proper highway from Langdale to Powell  River, which was promised and  Get your printing at Coast News  CROWHURJT APPLIANCE  SERVICE  FAST SERVICE  REASONABLE RATES  ON SMALL APPLIANCES  PHONE 886-7775  1637 Marine Drive, Gibsons  PRICES SLASHED VOWN  UNTIL JANUARY 29 ONLY  Reg.  To Clear  Wool Camper Coats $20.00 $13.95  Lined Nylon Coats $22.95 $15.95  Ski Jackets  Wool Jackets  Lined Canvas Coats  $24.95 $17,95  $12.95 $9,95  $29.95 $19.95  All Wool Press Coats $29.95 $19.95  Bargain in Pants  WAIST SIZE from 30" to 42"  FULL CUT  ���  EXECUTIVE CUT  ���  SLIM CUT  Alterations if required, extra  THIS SALE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE DOUBLE-KNITS, OR WOOLS  HEN'S CASUALS (Never Press) - 30% DISCOUNT  All Sport Shirts and Dress Shirts  20% discount  MARINE MEN'S WEAR  which seems to be on the plans  for quite some time;  9. Consideration should also  be given at this time for the  easements r-equired for a natural gas pipeline in the very near  future and a water supply main  in due course.  It is not up to this committee  to deal with feasibility studies  of routes A, B or C which the  highways departn_en.t' envisaged  as alternatives to the present  proposal. The department indicated that they .are not going  to take any of these alternatives  because of alleged higher costs  and engineering difficulties. Our  committee is only concerned to  suibtmit through the proper channels their observations on any  actual proposals and to advise  the Regional board whether  these proposals, are acceptalble  to the people or not. Nevertheless, we have the impression  that the highways department  selected the alternatives only to  come to inflated costs and en-  gineering diifificulties in compari-  son to any other than their original choice. ���;.-..  The comimittee also: wishes to  point out tp the-Regional board  that -it was placed in a very  difficult position by the many  conflicting and confusing statement's coming from what is normally considered authoritative  sources.  Originally we were informed  that the project was supposed to  be the Gibsons Bypass ��� so  named by the highways department themselves. If this designation created the impression  amongst the taxpayers' that it  was the first step in the much  talked about reconduction of the  Langdale-Powell River Hiighiway,  such responsalbility rests with the  highways department. The de*  partment cannot be too surprised when .people find ���, it contradictory when the highiway�� department declares now (after receiving criticism about the planning) that the bypass is neither  intended as the Gibsons Bypass nor even a part of that new  highway, but only a re-routing  of the old and already obsolete  Highway 101.  May we invite all sponsors' of  the projectto make up their  minds what the proposed Gibsons Bypass is supposed to be  and after a consensus' has been  reached to draw up proper  plans to achieve such objectives.  If it is supposed merely to divert' , traiff-c from the schools,  the presertt plan appears to lis  as one of the most extraivagant  diversions. If. it is part of the  future^ highiway, it is in the  wrong location: And if it is only  a re-location of an. olflierwise  obsolete highway, it is unnecessary to go to such expense for  a temporary solution.  ���' The Advisory Planning Committee, therefore, resjJ&etfiully  makes, the following recommen-  dat-ons:  1. that the presently proposed routing for the Gibsons Bypass be turned, down;  2.- that the Regional board obtain clarification what the bypass is supposed to a'chieve ac-'  /cording to the intentions of its  sponsors;  3. that aifter the intentions  are once finally and unequivocally established, proper plans be  drawn up in the light of the objectives and in the best possible  manner for the ���benefit of the  people concerned with y such  plans to be published for all to  see and opportunity foe given for  a full consideration toy the people affected';  4. that the Regional board  through    its    proper    planning  . agencies select as soon as possible a strip of land to be designated as a utility corridor. All  higihiways, hydro, gas arid, water  lines are to be restricted to ttie  'corridor so that all landfwihich  can be used for better purposes ,  be retained, to the benefit of the  people who live in the area.  The above observations . and  reCHomlmendations' are supported  by the two local ratepayers' or-  gaini'zations, which haive recently  suibmitted their own briefs to the  Regional' board. These briefs  should be considered together  with this presentation. The foregoing brief has-been prepared  for guidance of the director of  area E in the meeting between  the Regional board, the department of highways and the council of the Village of Gibsons.,It  is also backed by a petition,  presently drculating in the area  by which the authorities are requested that the present plans  and proposals for the bypass be  withdrawn and the whole matter  fully re-examined and worked  out for the public interest aind  the welfare of the taxpayers*'  ���only.  ��� ������..' ���;;*"  HARM FUJffll HOME LTD  Serving the Sunshine  A COMPLETE CHAPEL OR CHURCH SERVICE  AT MODERATE COST  J. ROY PARKINS, Funeral Director  A MEMORIAL SERVICE IF DESIRED  Phone 886-9551   '  '     .  CROSSWORD PUZZLE  ACROSS  1. Inquire  4. ���'  ���'���.'��� transit . /���'  9.Insect   V  -���> stage \  lO.Leveler /  12. Call it  1585 Marine Dr., Gibsons  Phone 886-2116  (2 wds.)  13. Condition  14. Humor  15. Pronoun  !��. Noteworthy  periods  17. Familiar  traffic  sign        |  20. Dined     j  21. School    i  exercise ���  33. Bible       \  ���division   V  (abbr.)  24. Scorches  26. Activists  28. Hawaiian  bird  29. Boat ;     ;  .    _>asih.  31. Carnaby  .    Street  style  33. Flatters  36. Pieced   . .  out      -\  88. Civil  Engineer  (abbr.)  89. Cultivating-  tool  40. Gully  42. Unclothed  43. Districts  (GJB.)  ���44. Poetic  Ireland  45. Arctic-  vehicles  46. And so  -    forth  : (abbr.)  DOWN  1. TV sound  2. Kitchen  tool  3. Girl's  name  4. Alludes  5. Hail  6. Boy's  nickname  7. Within  (comb,  form)  8. Accuser  9. Chess  piece  Today's Answer  11. Adjusts  alarm  15. Hungarian  cavalryman  18. Session  19. Veto  (si.  2 wds.)  22. Double  negative  24. All  25. Oriental  pipes  27. Lost  aviatrix  '30. School  period  32. Satan  DB   SHBklE  |S  3  _  i  H  SI  13  N  i  A  V  fell  __E   HHE_i  EBB   BEE   ei-_,__-___-_eh__  -__2__E   BED   ODE  ____________   HEHEI  "EOHEIS   ______  34. Type of  architecture -  35. Observed  37. Terrible  ;-41-r- :'.  Sparks,  . comedian  42. Spelling  competition  Bahai Faith  Informal Discussions  Tuesdays, 8 p.m.  886-2078  5ECHEIT JEWEUER5  GliARANTEffl  WAlCHfrMElRY  RH>A!RS  885-2421  *^&*^r *^0^^0*0***0**^0*i0*^*0*^**mt0'm0m***m0*^m0+0*^^**a0*^**i'  L__G_VL  IN THE SUPREME COURT  .>'������    OF BRITISH COLUMBIA  BETWEEN:  BANCO FINANCE LTD.  PLAINTIFF  '. AND- '' 'l.y  ROMEO PAUL JOSEPH  :"'���"������ JOYAL '���';.���'*.  ALINE BERNADETTE  JOYAL  WILLIAM PARKER  HELEN PARKER and  FIRST CHARTER FINANCIAL CORP. LTD.  -DEFENDANTS  .TAKE NOTICE that Banco Finance Ltd., the above named  Maintiiff, has issued a Writ of  Simiriionsi arid Statement of  Claim in Ihe; Supreme Court of;  British Co-umbia', for the forer  closure of the Second Mortgage  covering that certain parcel or  tractr of land and premises situate, lying and 'being in the Municipality of Coquitlam, in the  Province of British Columbia,  and being more particularly  " known and described as ; Lot  Four (4) of Lot Twenty-Eight  (28) of. Lot One Hundred arid  Nine (109), Group One (1), Plan  20538, New Westminster District,  against the above namedi.Defendants:  AND FURTHER TAKE NOTICE the JDetfendants, William  Parker and Helen Parker are  entitled within fourteen (1 _X  aifter the last publication of this  Notice, to enter an Appearance  either in person or by their Solicitor at the office of the District  Registrar of ttie Supreme, Court  at the City of Vancouver, in  the Province of British Columbia, and thereafter to make answer to the charges in this Writ  of Su_r_mons and Statement of  Claim, and that; in default of  their so/doing, the Court; will  proceed to hear the said charges' proved' and pronounce jiidg-  riient,    their   absence . notwith-  AND FURTHER TAKE NOTICE that by the Order of His  Honour Judge Mackoff, a* Local  Judge of the Supreme Court of  British Columbia, made the 6t_v  day of January, A.D. 1972, leave"  to serve you with Notice of the  Writ pf Surnimons arid Statement  of Clairi. herein by publishing a  copy of the same in two (2) consecutive Wednesday lisisues, of a  newspaper currently circulating:  in and about Gibsons Landing,  in the Province of)������ British Coluimbia, wasi granted to the  ���FlaihtSiff.. '  J.  P. ABEL,  DISTRICT REGISTRAR  COURT OF REVISION  NOTICE is hereby given that  the  Court -of Revision. respecting the assessment roll for the  Comox Assessment District will ���  be held as follows:���  School District 47 (Powell River) at Powell1 River on Thursday, February 10th, 1972 at  10:00 o'clock in the forenoon in  the JProvincial Government  Building.  Dated at Courtenay this 11th  day of January, 1972.  G. L. Hamilton,  Provincial Assessor.  COURT OF REVISION  NOTICE i�� hereby given that  the Courts' of Revision respecting the assessment rolls for the  Vancouver Assessment District  and Village Municipapties therein will be held as follows:���  School District No. 46 (Sechelt) including the Villages' of  Gibsons and Sechelt, at Gibsons,  ���B.C. on Tuesday, Feibruaiy 8th,  1972 at 10 o'clock in the forenoon  in the Village Office.  Dated at New Westminster this  13th day of January, 1972.  W. L. Umphrey,  Provincial Assessor. SUNSHINE   COAST   DIRECTORY  ham d6*rieK&  Accountants  W. PHILIP GORDOK  CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT  Room 208, Harris Block  Gibsons  Ph. Bus. 886-2714; Res. 886-7567  Boats, Accessories  CUFFS BOATS  & ACCESSORIES LTD.  BOAT  SALES  . Pleasure anil Commercial  FISHING SUPPLIES  * CLIFF OLSEN  " Ph. 885-9832 ��� Res. 885-9400  Benner Block Box 324  Sechelt Sechelt  MM^HHMi^^^��MM'_m---__-___n--_-_________________________________-''  GIBSONS MARINE SffiVICE Ltd.  Boat Hauling  Gas, Diesel Repairs, Welding  EVINRUDE SALES    x  O.M.C. Parts and Service  Phone 886-2891  Bricklaying  A. SIMPKINS  Box 517, Sechelt  Phone 885-2132  Building Supplies  GULF BUILDING SUPPLIES  Everything* for, your building  x-\   ���      "needs  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2283 :>���,",���:  Phone 886-2808  TWIN CREEK LUMBER  _ BUI1DIMG SUPPUE5 ltd.  -Sverything for your building  needs  ���- Free Estimates  L & H SWANSON LTD.  READY-MIX CONCRETE  Sand and Gravel  -.ACKHOES  Ditching - Excavations  Office in Benner Block  885-9666, Box 172, Sechelt, B.C.  ingr Backhoe  CUSTOM BACKHOE WORK  SEPTIC TANKS INSTALLED  Government Approved  Free Estimates  v  Excavations ���? Drainage  Waterlines, etc.  Ph. 886-9579; Roberts Creek  SICOTTE BULLDOZING Lfd.  * LAND CLEARING  * ROAD BUILDING.  * CRANE and GRADER  SERVICE  . Phone 886-2357  SHOAL DEVELOPMENT LTD.  Sand & Gravel  Fill Hauling  Backhoe Work  Light Bulldozing  Phone 886-2830  Evenings ��� 886-2891  iabinet Making  0CEANSIDE FURNITURE  & CABINET SHOP  HARDWOOD SPECIALISTS  Custom Designed Furniture  Kitchen and Bathroom  Cabinetry  Remodelling  R. BIRKIN  Beach Ave., Roberts Creek  Phone 8862551  want something D0HB     Electricians  You'll find the help you need  in the Directory  Chain Saws  SECHELT CHAIN SAW CENTRE  LTD.  SALES & SERVICE  Chain Saws --Outboards  Boats-��� Marine Supplies  Sechelt 885-9626  Construction  DUBE CONSTRUCTION  GENERAL BUILDING  and Repair Work  Specializing in Cabinet  and Finishing Work  All Work Guaranteed  Phone 886-2019  STUCCO  NEW OR OLD HOUSES  MASONRY  GAMBIER CONSTRUCTION  FRANK FRITSCH  886-9505, Box 522, Gilbsons  G&WDRYWALL  Experienced Drywall  Acoustic & Textured Ceilings  FREE ESTIMATES  FAST SERVICE  Phone 884-5315  V. MARTEDDU  GENERAL CONTRACTING  or framing only      1  Remodelling, Finishing  Ail work guaranteed  If you want to try me  Phone VICTOR, 886-2865  R.R   2, Gibsons  ROBERTS CREEK DRY WALL  Taping and Filling by hand  and Machine  Spraytex Sparkle Ceilings  Free Estimates at any time  GOOD SERVICE  Phone 886-7193  M/T CONSTRUCTION  GENERAL &  ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS  On the Sunshine Coast  Mike Thomas ��� 886-7495  Write Box 709,'Gibsons, B.C.  ROOFING & FLOORING  CALL STAN HILSTAD  about your roofing or flooring  needs  ACTON ELECTRIC LTD.  RESIDENTIAL  INDUSTRIAL  MARINE WIRING  ELECTRIC  HEAT  LINEWORK  886-7244  SIM ELECmiC Lfd.  ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS  Sechelt ��� Phone 885-2062  Fuels & Heating  CANADIAN PROPANE  Serving the Sunshine Coast  with reliable and economical  Cooking, Heating and Hot Water  FREE ESTIMATES  Box 684, Sechelt  Phone 885-2360  PARKINSON .HEATING Ltd.  Gibsons  ESSO OIL FURNACE  No Down Payment ���. Bank Int.  , Ten Years, to Pay  Complete line of Appliances  For-Free Estimates call 886-2728  Iron Work  PENINSULA  ORNAMENTAL IRON  IRON RAILINGS  MISCELLANEOUS  FREE ESTIMATES  Phone 886-7029 or 886-7056  Janitor Service  ..    Welcome to the ���...:.:  Floorshine' Coast  HOWE SOUND  JANITOR SERVICE  Specialists in Cleaning  Floor Waxing, Spray Buffing  and Window Cleaning  RUG SHAMPOOING  Phone 886-7131, Gibsons  Livestock  Jfalaron; jfarm  Excellent ���facilities available  for boarding and riding  your horse  * Lighted sawdust ring  * Individual paddocks  * \i mile exercise track  * Bridle trails  Registered blood stock  for sale  R.R. 2, Gibsons 886-7729  Gpwer Pt. Rd Ph. 886-2923     MaC-lfae Sll0p  Cleaners  1 HR  C0IN-0P DRYCLEANERS  SAVES TIME & MONEY  Sunnycrest Plaza  next to Royal Bank  886-2231  Disposal Services  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  At the Sign of the Chevron  HILLS MACHINE SHOP  & MARINE SERVICE Ltd.  Machine-shop  Arc & Acty Welding  Steel Fabricating  Marine Ways  Automotive & Marine Repairs  Standard Marine Station  Phone 886-7721  Res. 886-0956  Nursery  MACK'S NURSERY  Sunshine Coast Highway  Shrubs, Fruit Trees, Plants  Landscaping, Pruning Trees  Peat (Moss & Fertilizer  Licensed for Pesticide.Spraying  Phone 886-2684  Optometrist  OPTOMETRIST  FRANK E. DECKER  BAL BLOCK ���  GIBSONS  WEDNESDAY  FOR APPOINTOViENTS  886-2248  Plumbing  RAY NEWMAN PLUMBING  SALES & SERVICE  Hot Water Heating  Building & Alterations  Davis Bay Rd., R.R. 1,  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2116  PENINSULA PLUMBING  HEATING & SUPPLIES  On Sechelt Highway & Pratt Rd.  SALES & SERVICE  Port Mellon ��� Pender Harbour  Free Estimates  Phone 886-9533  SEASIDE PLUMBING  &  HOT WATER HEATING  886-7017 Gibsons  Refrigeration  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  Retail Stores  c & s  HARDWARE  &  APPLIANCES  Sechelt ��� 885-9713  EATON'S BUY-LINE  CALL 886-7515  Gibsons B.C.-  We pay highest cash prices  for furniture  2nd hand items of all kinds  THE RENTAL SHOP'S  Second Hand Store  885-2848 anytime  TASEUA SHOP  Ladies - Mens - Childrens Wear  Yard Goods - Wool and Staples  Bedding - Linens  Dial 885-9331 1        Seohelt  Surveyors  LAND SURVEYING  ROY & WAGENAAR  SURVEYS  1525 Rolbson St.  Vancouver 5 Ph. 681-9142  Zenith 6430  Sechelt 885-2332  Tires  NEED TIRCS?  Come in to  COASTAL TIRES  at the S-BENDS on  Highway 101  Phone 886-2700  -n__a_-��MM_#*_Mi_w_MM��M_  "tfWWMe you call m&s cooper a go$~  sri> a*/i> rmn taUc to mz. all my&t&s  Point of law  (By a Practicing Lawyer  Q. Our 16 year old son was  badly injured in a car accident.  He has now recovered and the  insurance company has offered  $3,000 to settle his claim. We  feel our son should get much  more, however, our son wants  to settle and use the $3,000 to  buy ihin-self a car. What should  we-do? We are afraid our son  may sign a release anyway.  A. The insurance ���company  would not likely accept a release signed (by your son as he  ���is a minor and a minor cannot  give a valid release. However,  as your son's guardian you  could enter into -a release- agreement with the insurance company if you first obtain a supreme court order approving the  settlement or if. the settlement  agreed to is less than $3,000,  with the consent of the public  trustee. '.>���,��� --:���.."���-���-:-^  The public trustee or the court'  will have t0fbe satisfied that the  settlement is for the benefit of  your son. Once the settlement is  approved the money will be  paid into court by the insurance  company and, to obtain any of  the money for paying expenses  relating to the accident, it will  be necessary to obtain the. approval of the public trustee.  Once your son is 19 he can settle 'his claim him'self, or, if it  has been settled and the money  has been paid into court, he will  Towing  SECHELT TOWING & SALVAGE  LTD.  SCOWS ���LOGS  Heavy Equipment Moving  & Log Towing  Phone 885-8425  Trailer Park  SUNSHINE COAST TRAILER PARK  1 Mile West of Gibsons, Hiway  Laundromat  Extra Large Lots  and Recreation Area  Parklike Setting  Phone 886-9826  Transfers  HANSEN'S TRANSFER Lfd.  Serving the Sunshine Coast  General Freight from  Vancouver to all points  Heavy Hauling  Furniture Moving  Warehouse:   Gibsons  886-2172  LEN WRAY'S TRANSFER Lfd.  Household Moving & Storage  Complete Packing  Packing Materials for Sale'  Member Allied Van Lines  Phone 886-2664 - R.R. 1, Gibsons  Copyright)  receive the proceeds.  Q. Our daughter suffered a  broken arm while at summer  camp when- the swing she was  playing on broke due to lack, of  ���maniten'ance. Before our daughter left for camp we signed a  document stating that the camp  would not ��be liable for any damages resulting from injuries received by our child while there.  Does this mean we cannot sue  the owners of the camp?  A. This release will prevent  you from suing the caimp operators yourselves, however, you  can, as your daughter's "next'  iiuend" sue on her behalf. You  could, in. any-' event, only have  sued yoi_r_ei_ for such bills as  you would/ bylaw, have been liable to pay on' her behalf, lor example, doctor's bills. You can  as her ;-next friend" sue for  her pain and suffering, etc., or  she could do so herself on becoming 19.  Q. I am 18 years old. Recently I purchased a car on time  and 1 told the car salesman I  was 19. I lost my job shortly afterward so I returned the car  and. demanded my $100 deposit  back as, being a minor, I cannot be bound by any contract.  They would not give me my  $100. Should I sue them?  A. It is doubtful whether you  would succeed in a lawsuit as  you entered the contract fraudulently and an infant is in the  same <pos>itiion as an adult with  respect to fraud or deceit. Thus  you cannot use the fact that  you are an infant as a factor in  yciuir favor in claiming the $100.  You will, therefore, be in the  same position as an adult and  as the $100 was presumably a  deposit you wall lose it as you  were not wi'lling to complete the *  transaction.  You are not entirely correct  where you say that a minor cannot be bound by any contract as  c o n t r a c t-s are enforceable  against infants if they are for  the necessities of life, for example, a reasonable quantity of  food, clothing and shelter. A  car, however, is not usually a  necessity but a luxury.  Typewriter Repairs  TYPEWRITER REPAIRS  & SERVICE  Agent for Hermes Typewriters  Phone 886-2728  R. D, THOMAS & CO.  Upholstery  mto.   & UPH0LSTM  Custom Boat & Car Tops  Furniture ��� Car, truck & boat  seats, etc.  FREE ESTIMATES  Samples shown on request  ALL WORK GUARANTEED  WE STOCK FOAM  886-7310 886-9819 lO    Coast News, Jan. 19, 1972.  asketball  '^    V '  <  DIVISION 4  30 minutes each way.  All games start at 2:00 p.m.  unless otherwise indilcated.  1. Timlbermen  2. Resident Totems  3. Super Valu  4. Hoalcogor  Riders  January 23  4x2   Madeira  Park  1x3   Hackett Park  January 30  1x2  Hackett Park  3x4   Gibsons  High   School  February 6  4x1   Madeira Park  2x3   Hadkett Park  February 13  4 x 2   Madeira  Park  1 x 3   Hackett  Park  February 20  2x1   Hackett Park  4x3   Madeira Park  February 27  1x4  Hackett Park  3x2   Gibsons  High   School  DIVISION 5 & 6  30 minutes each way.  All games start at 2:00 p.m.  unless otherwise indicated.  1. Co-op Cougars  2. Roberts Creek  3. Pender Hibr. Roughriders  4. Ken's Vikings  5. Residential Braves  6. Caledonians  January 23  1x6   iGibsons All Weather  3x2   Madeira Park (1 p_n.)  5x4   Hackett Park (1 p.m.)  January 30  3x1   Madeira Park  2x5   Roberts  Creek  6x4   Gibsons All Weather  February 6  1x5  Gibsons A.W.  (1 pjn.)  4x2   Gibsons All Weather  6x3   Gibsons A.W. (3 p.m.)  February 13  4 x 1   Gibsons All Weather  2x6   Roberts Creek  5 x 3   Hackett Park (1 p.im.)  February 20  1x2   Gibsons Ail Weather  3x4   Madeira Park (1 pirn.)  5x6   Haickett Park (1 p.m.)  February 27  6 x 1   Gibsons A.W.  (12 noon)  2x3   Roberts Creek  4 x 5   Gibsons All Weather  DIVISION 7  25 minutes each way.  All gamries start at 1:00 p.m.  unless otherwise indicated.  1. Teemen  2. Ken Mac -  3. Pender Hbr. Hotspurs  4. Resident Warriors  5. Nomads  6. Chessmen  7. Douglas Flyers  January 23  6   Bye  3x1  (Madeira Park (12 noon)  7x2   Langdale  5x4   G-bsonis All Weather  January 30  5 Bye  1x4   Haickett Park  6x2   Gibsons All Weather  7x3   Langdale  February 6  4   Bye  5x1   Langdale  3x2   Madeira  Park  6x7   Gibsons  A.W.   (12  noon)  February 13  3   Bye  1x6   iHackett Park  (12 noon)  5x2   Langdale  7x4   Gibsons All Weather  February 20  2   Bye  1x7   Hackett Park  (12 noon)  5x3   Langdale  6x4   Gibsons All Weather  February 27  1   Bye  4x2   Haickett  Park  6x3   Gibsons All Weather  7x5   Langdale  R.N.s appoint  new assistant  Mrs. Patricia Cutshall has  been appointed assistant, to the  director of education services  for the Registered Nurses' As-  soiciiation of British Columbia.  She joined the staff on full time  basis January 1 after working  in the provincial office on a part  time basis  during December.  She has (been a hospital staff  n_r.se in the United States and  Austral.a, a public health nurse,  and was instructor in medical-  surgical nursing at Chesapeake  and Ohio Hospital School of  Nursing, Clifton Forge, Virginia. Mrs. Cutslhall and her family moved to Canada three years  ago.  (By BRAD NORRIS)  The Cougars' played host last  weekend t0 the Tartans from  Powell River. The games started at 7:30 with Elphie Senior  Girls playing the opposing Tartan team. The Elphinistorie team  put up a hard fight but was defeated by the* more polished  Powell River team.  The score was Elphie 27, Tartans 32. High scorers* were Gail  Blomgren with 14, Shirley  Hoehne with 5 and Mary Mueh-  lenkafmp with 4.'  The ���.second game saw Elphie's  Senior Boys meet the senior  team from Max Cameron. This  was easily for-Elphi the most  exciting game of the season.  The Cougars took an early  lead and for the first quarter  outhustled the Max Cameron  team. At the end of the first,,  the Elphie squad ran into foul  trouble and was slowed down.  The game progressed to the end  of the third with Elphie trailing  four to six points at most times.  In the fourth the Cougars got  (back in the game and stayed  basket for basket two points behind right till the end when the  Cougars failed to hoop the ball  by a mere second.  Final score in this cliffhanger  was 43-41 in favor of Powell River. The top scorers for Eiphi  were Brad Norris with 12 points,  Art Dewwlth" 11 and Bill Shed-  don with 7.  The top scorers for Max Cameron were Maignois, 15, Duck, 12  and Harrison with 10.  The last home game will be  on Jan. 28 against Templeton.  This game should be wortlh seeing as ElpM will have worn off  most of its Christmas fat. The  public should;support this team  in its final vhoorie effort. Next  weekend Elp-iie goes on a two  day road trip to Pemberton and  Squamish.  lOWIING  E & M BOWLADROME  High scores for the week:  Carol McGivern 692  (302)  Buzz Graham 864 (345).  Monday, 4 games: Freeman  Reynolds 955 (266);, Frank Nevens 919 (259), Buzz Graham 903  (303), Vic Marteddu 992 (330),  Orbi De Los Santos 988 (298,  298K  Ladies: Verna Harris 233, Elsie Star 636 (245).  Gibsons A: Jean_-;Wyngaert  246, George EIarider^_23 (285),  Tom Stenner 828 (294f:280, 254),  Carol McGivern 692 (303), Bill  McGivern 633, Buzz Graham 648  (251),  Evelyn  Prest  670   (275).  Teachers: Bonnie McConnell  616 (245), Art Holden 661 (302),  Mickey Jay 604 (259), Jerry  Harris 255, Jon Robertson 241,  Wooly Lamb 620, Rick Wray 605  Red Day 657, Tom Stenner 742  (255), Bdb Audet 649 (263),  Frank Nevens 620.  Wed.: 9 p.m.: Jim Drummond  624 (252), Doris Parsey 229, Roy  Taylor 601, Evelyn Hague 610,  Marlene Blakeman 275, Penny  Law 659  (226, 239).  Thurs. Nite: Evelyn Berda'hl  233, George Elander 689 (252),  Jean Jorgenson 603, Buzz Graham 864 (270, 345).  Bantams, 2 games:  Brad Comeau 296 (173), Bruce Brannon .  284 (158),  Cathy Star 245 (150),  Rlick Delong 380 (196).  Juniors: Kevin Prokopenko  656 (282, 221), Paul Scott 613  (258), Elin Vedoy 609 (245,-195),  Lisa Kaimpman 586 (215).  Your teacher?  Born in Winnipeg,' Manitoba,  Mrs. Mamie Shurnsky, now  teaching at Ephinstone Secondary School, completed elemen-  ta*ry and secondary senior matriculation education in ;Wmhi-  peg. She then completed a sec-  re ta__al training course: offered  in the senior year at high- school  and was alble to gain six -years  experience in the business world1  before her first' son, Yale, was  born in Winnipeg. ,  Mrs. Sh*u_nsfcy accompanied  her husband to Vancouver where  Mr. Shurmsky was in business  for the next six years. Two  more sons were born to the  Shumiskys, Michael and Russell.  Both boys are now students sit  Elphinstone High school.        ~  While raising her family. Mrs.  Shurnsky attended evemiig class'-  es in Vancouver to obtain first  year standing in University." "Ehe  famiiliy then moved to California  for the next eight years where  she obtained credit towards her  home economics degree at San  Mateo and! San Franic-seo State  colleges.  While residing in California  she became involved in co-operative nursery school teaching,  and later on, in remedial reading groups for Children in elementary grades. She was able  to attend several family psychotherapy conferences dealing with  marital and family problems.  She returned to Winnipeg ,in  1966   to   attend   University   of  Manitoba to complete work to-,  wards her home economics degree and obtain her certificate )  in education. She is qua-ified to  teach clothing construction, millinery, child development, foods, .  with a minor in ��� guidance.  RIGHT TO PRIVACY  The Consumers' Association of  Canada reports that the iMani- -.  toba government recently enacted a Personal Investigations  Act to deal witjii the problem of .  credit and personal privacy. No  credit investigation can now be  conducted in Manitoba without  the written consent of the subject of the investigation. Every  person has the right to see his  own file and protest any information it contains. CAC headquarters, is at 100 Gloucester St.,  Ottawa, K2P 0A4,  SHINGLES AND SHAKES  British Columibia is the only  province in Canada producing  red cedar shingles and shakes,  reports the B:C. Forest Service.  The popular cedar species' is;  found in commercial.quantities  along the west coast:  N O T ICE  ��� ���:-      .      \       ���   .  /  ��� ''*.'" *   ���- ��� V  Sunshine Coast Regional District  Ratepayers Association  There will be a general meeting at  Wilson Creek Community Hall  8 p.m.f Wednesday- February 2  for the purpose of electing new officers for 1972  Members please support your association by attending  .y,  at YOUR CO-OP FOOD CENTRE  OPEN 6 DAYS A WEEK TO SERVE YOU BETTER  Margarine 9?pk|  PARKAY     3's  lorl.lll)  4"rl  SWEET TREAT 19 oz.  Quick Cooking  Oats  ROBIN HOOD  or 0GIIVIE, 5 lb.  HEINZ. 10 oz.  6 for  VI  C  SHOP YOUR CO-OP  FOR  m  and VEGETABLES  FOR THE BEST IN MEATS-SHOP YOUR CO-OP  Y'    'X-.'' ''������'������ '-.''': " ^  Top Selection and Quality Guaranteed 100 Percent  FRESH  lb.  49c  So many ways  lo prepare  n  clb  Bologna ���'!!)  By the Piece  45  clb  ALL WEIGHTS WHILE THEY LAST. The most  economical meat at today's prices.  ELPHINSTONE  Phone 886-2522  GIBSQMS.B.C.

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