BC Historical Newspapers

BC Historical Newspapers Logo

BC Historical Newspapers

Sunshine Coast News Mar 13, 1974

Item Metadata

Download

Media
xcoastnews-1.0175730.pdf
Metadata
JSON: xcoastnews-1.0175730.json
JSON-LD: xcoastnews-1.0175730-ld.json
RDF/XML (Pretty): xcoastnews-1.0175730-rdf.xml
RDF/JSON: xcoastnews-1.0175730-rdf.json
Turtle: xcoastnews-1.0175730-turtle.txt
N-Triples: xcoastnews-1.0175730-rdf-ntriples.txt
Original Record: xcoastnews-1.0175730-source.json
Full Text
xcoastnews-1.0175730-fulltext.txt
Citation
xcoastnews-1.0175730.ris

Full Text

 . t_        *^�� .    i...Jinlt   ���������<������   ������ n-r-"'rT>J-J���   y*      +t*  J?rovin<&_a_ Library v  Victoria,  B*  C.  The Stt  Printed and Published at Gibsons, B.C.  10c; per copy  Volume '27     "' dumber 1%, March 113, 1074.  ��"  ' R. R. Hanna,, district, school'  superintendent     at ~   Monday  night's school  board  meeting  congratulated  George  Cooper,  elementary. school supervisor,'  and  his  committee  o;f_ school  teachers and public cit^Vns for-  the fine job they did.-  ,   He hoped the'Kiwanis would  be -_K_ined! to repeat it next  year. Mr. Cooper anoT.,his assist  tents  put  in < many  hours of  work and made 'the festival a  .reality.'    -  V  Sunshine Coast.  Helpful guidance to all as-  Xttrinjg   musicians   was   gjLven  -  ?  Disheartening/  fire chief says  of vandalism  * "Itf is., very , disheartening"  was'the .verdict of Fire Chief  Dick Ranniger following Saturday night's damage to ten  .cars of volunteer firemen from  Roberts Creek.and .Gibsons. '  The cars were parked in. vicinity of the fir-ball on Gower Point Road. The reason was  Gibsons, firemen -were  entertaining the Roberts Creek fire-'  men   following   their   speedy,  response to a Gibsons fire department c^ll.-or help in the  Harvey block fire.,  , Damage to the cars included'  broken .radio aerials and windshield wipers, caused, it is suspected by youths. Repair costs  were about $300.  - "We " spend ' time   training,  ourselves for the protection of  property against fire and on a    by Mrs. Schuldt in two days  . _:_.���_���-!__... _.s*j-_i_ ... -n.__    ^ concentrated sessions morning, afternoon, and evening of  March 5 and 6.  -    Through the kindness of two  church   congregations,   Bethel  Baptist in SecheltY and Sunshine Coast Gospel in Davis  Bay, and principal Sam Reid  of Sechelt Elementary and the  ^school boaro^-auditoriums and  "pianos  were  made   available  for the.contestants,'  7 ;". A; resounding > ovation  was  - given CMre;��9c&u&d% bjy- the  , audience at tiie last session pn  ; fWelinesdi^^'srflen  - ISw4ai_3'-^_ellw��i'^*e<  expressed - .appreciation of-, her  ~ work, and urged her to consider returning to the Sunshine  Coast to adjudicate next year's  festival. , 7 ~  On Tuesday, March 5 in the  YGibsorfS Twilight Theatre,  generously donated by the  proprietor Ray Boothroyd, Mr.  John Parker was equally well  received by school pupils presenting plays, recitations,  choral , speaking,1 and bible  -readings; Mr. P_rker did much  to encourage a re-birth of interest'in speech arts with his  understanding ahd firm criticism.  Miss Colleen Johnson gave  an adjudication for the Garden  Bay Theatre Group's presentation of the play 'Loggerheads'  and led an audience discussipn  of the cast's presentation. The  author, John Kelly of Pender  Harbour,   has" had   this   play  volunteer basis and this is the  thanks we get from some segment of the population," Chief  Ranniger added'.  ��� The RCMP would welcome  any information as to vriab the  culprits pre.  '^4 -"-'     ? '"  home bums  produced on CBCiTV^^KV^alf  years ago starring. Beadheo_ib4  er's R-beri Clothiers and- 'Reef;  Brown.,   "_     _Y* Y" -   -7'  *W".*  Most-of thV-creditYfor^tliel  i&ganizaii&n; ;ot?n^  goes to Mrs. A." Gi-kef^aiidrMr.|  M. Brooke.' A corps-df v-yolun-k'  teers^ from   the-. Gtitodohjt-JKi-jf  wanis club, their j ladies aMdvin-*  terested parents a^ted^a^Vsec-S-  retaries,  dooi^en"4nd5'fckti^s|>  for   the "sessions.'. A^s^ciall -  thardc you-was a<^rd_d^l��e^f_.^ r  -    , 7 ROYAL < BAffOt' %Wj^JR_>:e *  With charm and-'expert un-: Highest" mark ihNthe"^|_B&V8l|' \  derstandrrig^of young, musi- for Music was' Brooki?_ Jfc>JSfe-%  ciaris,-Mrs; (Phyllis Schuldt ad-' condary Grade" 0 ^fls^JriSem-;  judicated' the music classifica- ble. Director Mrs. AYSfeoweH.f'  tions in the first' annual music " (Powell-River >. ��� -" v" " $U', W. ^  and   drama   festival   on   the       g.   I* - BROOKE   AWARJJflfe  $100.00 to the coihpetito^i|J.  any class 15 years and iiu-ierf  {who - shows the greatest - prep^'  mise wa^'Riocoh Talentq XP^ng  der Harbor). - :!4  BOB CUNNINGHAM MES&3  ORIAL     TRpPHY:     Highest'  mark   in  guitar' classes \ wflj.  Russell    Cunningham     (Halfmoon Bay). _ -    * ZS~%  MODERN   MUSSC   -TO-OG,  VANCOUVER:  Music History  Book* to. piano student. sefe_f-$i-  by    adjudicator    which  Audrey Precesky (Pender  bor). \  Council plans  fo continue  %  ���&m; Cdf  13.  - R. S. Hadfield, -provincial  superiritenclent of motor ve-'  bibles  in a letter to  council  -Tuesday' night wondered what -  the   position" bf~Ycbwcil''was;  s&out the" licensing service for  Jhe future. '   "r '      %   ' -    '^'  His letter stated he bad made  XfR: FRED KIRKHAM, 100, years old last Wednesday,  was' surrounded by family and friends congratulating  him on reaching the' century Tmark. Congratulatory messages were received from the Queen, the) Archbishop of  Canterbury, the Governor General, Prune Minister Trudeau; Premier Barrett, E. W/$oot^ Primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, and Mayor Larry Labonte, as  well as from friends and relatives all over the country.  He is shown above with his sister, Mrs. Lucy Rooke, and  her husband Victor, from Winnipeg, two of the many  visitors lie had during the" day. '  - "       Y  *   T  1  Ik'*.  issue to committee  -' The r^i^i^'^Ahe^eppeSpr1'  ^ j.     * *_3_i_. y<^*_^i. ^T^_2__L^*��-*ii<__���Tt__.  2F*^~ rfr^^r��.^s��*> w��wvw ���*  ��� > ~ifc__ts   Isfend   by   Gibsonite��  <   |_bnday afternoon >yas ,mtKah  Y     appreciated"by; Robert'jMte-  Queen, caretaker on Keats Island.  The smoke and flame was  the result of the burning down  of an old cottage in order to  .replace  it   with  a  new one.  'However Mr. McQueen was of  .the opinion that the setting of  the   fire  "should   have   been  made after a warning had been  given   police   arid  the   forest  rangers.      '  Versions-of what had occurred shortly after 2:30- p.m.  Monday when. the. fire was  started were quick to appear,  involving^- fair variety of ru*  N   mors.  Unusual shower  . Pupils of teacher Bfjorn  Bjornson at Gibsons Elementary-School surprised his wife  Gisela with a baby shower at  the LePage home, Pratt Road,  . ifecently.  Y The youngsters arranged the  1 whole affair on their own and  aided by mothers Selma Derby, Eva Unger and Bobbi Cra-  5 mer   arrived   at   the   (LePage._  :,home. A cake prepared by Mrs.  Cramer topped off the event  which   the. mothers,   children  and  recipient  of  the  shower  thoroughly enjoyed. There are  _about 3>1 children in Mr. Bjorn  son _ class.  Jack and Jills  plan open house  - . A Jack and Jill' Co-operative school for" pre-school children will hold an open house  Thursday from 7 to 8 p.m. in  Gibsons   United   Church   hall.  Parents and children are in-  ,vited to see the art work and  equipment used during school  hours. A cartoon plus a film  . "of nursery school children will  be, shown. Registration forms  'will be available for children  ���to enroll for "the June -lasses.  MA-5    .FREER     AiWA-RBk ^n arrangement with the^Sfun  tttgjhest' mark iri eUwses 1 to'#  -^eiche-with7��^  -. BETT_r YAL__EN,   AWARD:  Highest mark ins 7. to 13 piano  ' solo were Wanda Erikson (Gib  sons) and Janet, Clayton (Sechelt) with equal marks.  VANCOUVER A.AJR.C.M.T.  AWARD: Highest t mark in  Bach classes were Lhevinne  Talento and Audrey Precesky  of Pender Harbor.  ARLYS PETERS AWARD:  Highest mark in Sonatina  classes were Colleen Hoops  (Gibsons) and Virginia Cunningham (Halfmoon ��� Bay)  with equal marks.  ALETTA GILKER AWARD:  Highest ~ mark in piano duet  classes were Audrey Precesky  and_ Dennise Dombroski.  VANICOUVER A.AJI.C.M.T.  AWARD: Highest mark in  classes 31 to 36 vocal solo was  Tim Montgomery (Roberts  Creek).  (Continued on Page 7)  Upper highway preferred  Sechelt's council prefers the  upper highway converging on  Sechelt to keep through traffic off village roads.  This was" the concensus of  Mayor Harold Nelson and aldermen. They preferred the  upper road because a new  middle road through Wilson  " Creek 'and Selma Park would  converge with the " present  through highway.  The���issue came up when  council discussed with Peter  Hoemberg, regional board plan  ner, Sechelt's planning need��.  Council favors the continuation of the board's planning  services to council.  The February meeting of  the Regional board, showed  preference for the upper level  Onghway instead of a middle  road, which in the .Sedhelt  area would come off the present highway at Rat Portage  hill and continue through Davis Bay and Selma Park at a  midway level. The upper leyel  highway would approach Se-  chelst close to the B.C. Hjydiro  power line, and keep through  traffic from the downtown section of Sechelt.  Another problem involving  planning covers the need for  industrially zoned land close  to Sedhelt. Council has agreed  it has no such land available  within its confines and now  seeks to have the regional  planner Jine things up so there  will be some' industrial land!  available bordering the village  ' Mr. Hoemberg explained  that,,what council would have  to do is to rethink the total  structure of the Sechelt region  and which direction planning  should go. He said the Indian  band was working on a master  plan and were seeking close  co-operation. As there would  be some overlapping between  the Regional, Reserve and village areas planning should  work from both ends of the  area.  Aid. Norman Watson moved  and council agreed that the  services of the Re^onal board  planner be sought for the village on the 1973 part time  basis.  ^b-tirfcftf  ->He added-that witfr tKat ar-  rai-gement he did not feel it  was necessary to make additional arrangements .with any  other firm or group in the Se-  chelt-Giibsons area. If council  ���wants" to ��� continue "providing  this service he would be inclined to give it favorable consideration.  Aid. Winston Robinson found  the letter implied council had  provided the service. Aid. Ted  - Hume explained council assumed the service to help the  public in Gibsons area and1 it  would be a disservice to the  public if it was dropped.  Aid. Kurt Hoehne recalled  council had offered the motor  vehicle branch office space.  Mayor Larry Labonte with  council's consent decided' to  write the branch a letter outlining council's desires and see  what the branch would db  about it.  School Rd. and Highway 101  drainage, before council via  letter from engineer Martin  Dayton, is going to cost more  due to inflation. The September, :_973 cost was $16,750 but  now the cost could hit $19,50(X  This ���would increase the department of highways share  from $4,900 to $5,650. The actual final cost will not be  known until tenders are called  in April.  WINDOWS   SMASHED  . About 4:55 Sunday afternoon  .RCMP answered a call on a  disturbance on Marine Drive  at the Bal Block. Two plate  glass windows were smashed  by rocks, one at the Laundkie-  mat and the other at the 5-10-  15, cents store. Police arrested  Gregory Iiemky. He will face  a .court charge.  LIONS DRAW  Last week's Lions 400 club  winner was Mary Strom, ticket drawn by Donna Oakenfui.  This week's winner is Capt. A.  I. Burton, drawn by Bonnie  Nimmo.  "-Gibsons- ''couiicil' Tuesday1 sociatipnvseekfl all theinforma-  nigh* on niotion^of rAld.' Win- ,tiondt_.can, get relating to ?the  ston. Robing ;d,��<^: set :,^^^^r^e^  ige.caHg-iionsituation Y_n wharf control tVattend;an  withih-.-the  vfllskge.-  -<-'.--  Both sides of the garbage  collection problem showed up  at the meeting with Ray  Chamberlin and lawyer R.- C.  Reid for the Sunshine Coast  Disposal Services Ltd.* which  covers a considerable area of  the Sunshine Coast. for the  Regional District' board, and  Bob Kelly and ,Mrs. Carol  .Brakstad, partners in the Gibsons collection service.  The only action taken was  deciding on the forming of a  committee to look into the  whole situation. Mr. Chamber-  lin's company is seeking a license to handle a garbage container business in the village-  Last-year's council,turned him  down.  Gibsons  Village Voters As-  associafion, meeting _1_i_ra__f_y,  - March- 21- in the Elementary  ' School library commencing at  8 p.m:  ���   <   <  V. H. Eckstein, chairman of  the Voters Association in his  letter stated'' he had received  a   number  of  complaints   regarding the operation and condition as things now exist at  Gibsons wharf. In particular he  wants to know about" the number of people and their animals now livif-g permanently  on their boats, tied up there.  The Voters Association seeks  to know the facts on the village part in running the wharf  and the amount of authority it  has orl does not have to cori-  .trol  conditions  there.  Council  decided to be  represented  at  the Voters meeting. v  Elphie 600 pupil plans approved  Word was received Tuesday  that the school board can proceed with its plans on Elphinstone 600 plus " pupil school.  The department has asked that  the plans be sent to it immediately to allow the calling  for,, tenders within the next  few weeks.  Stehool. board trustees are  disturbed over the delay created in Victoria on the go  ahead signal for construction  of the 600- pupil Elphi-istone  school.  This delay, discussed at Monday night's meeting of the  board has resulted in a 12 percent increase so far in the cost  of replacing the former school  destroyed by fire.  Board chairman Mrs. Agnes  Labonte and the boards,' augmented by- new Trustee Mrs.  Celia Fisher, heard. Trustees  Peter Prescesky and Pat Murphy outline ' the financing of  the new construction. The  plans for the new buildinfe!  prepared by K. Uyeyama were  gone over with him and approved resulting in the board  seeking a speeding up of action in Victoria.  Chairman Mrs. Labonte said  the delay was not understandable as the facts have been in  department hands for more  than one month. Further delay would not ease the situation, she said-  Trustee Pat Murphy reported the earlier construction figure of $1,540,000 had now  reached! $1<,721,000, a difference  of $1��1,000. This would increase further if action is delayed' .too long, he added.  From what the board gathered the delay in Victoria appears to be tied in with a new  set of rules which the minister  of education, Mrs. Eileen Dailly, has promised to place before the house.  GUIDES AT  CHURCH  Thirty-five Gibsons leaders,  Rangers,* Guides and Brownies  attended Sunday morning service at Gibsons United Church,  Rev. Jim Williamson, minister.  , Ranger Kerry Mahlman offered a prayer and Ranger Valeria Scrugham read the scripture. The girls marched in behind their colors .which also  preceded them as they filed  out following the service.  \ a   Coast News, Mar. 13, 1974.  A wait with My Power (Indian Ipre)  Subscription Rates: British Columbia $4.60 per year,  . $2.50 for six months; Canada except B.C. $5.00 per year,  United States and Foreign $8.50 per year.  Published Wednesdays at Gibsons. BC..  Fred Cruice, Editor and Publisher  Second Class Ma*1 registration number 0794. Return  postage guaranteed.  Phone 886-2622        P.O. Box 460, Gibsons. B.C.  Don't forget! Action counts!  The proposed new highway once again has become  the subject of today's news. Readers well remember 4)he  lengthy and heated discussion which resulted  in the  production of a proposed upper highway from the Langdale ferry terminus to carry traffic past Gibsons north  of the village thus reducing traffic within the village.  pFhis conception was approved by the majority of  residents. Now the roads department is considering a  middle route .of short length instead from Hat Portage  hUl, running behind Wilson Creek and Davis Bay then  through Selma Park area tying in with the highway at  Sechelt. This does not appeal to the Regional board nor  Sechelt's council. Both have in mind a through road  which would relieve traffic in both villages.  ������������'������^';���'.:���-The proposed highway through Selma Park would  ��� tie in with the grid system outlined roughly at the time  of the main highway proposal. Now it appears the roads  department is involved in the grid system as a basis for  secondary roads.  The Regional board has reached the conclusion the  niiddle road is "unnecessary and has termed the upper  route to be highly desirable. Two through routes, the existing Highway 101 and the proposed upper fast route  should be sufficient for expected traffic, in the board's  view. '.'.',".;. Y'  7 7 'Thfe/upper route, which the planning committee jfa-  fors; will quickly generate its own traffic and the road  will ppen new areas for development. On thisi basis the  board, which accepted the planning committee report,  will arrange for a meeting yrith Hon. G. R. Lea, minister  of highways, to press for the upper route rather than  One between the present highway and the proposed higher level. The committee stresses that speed was of essence with this matter as detailed planningbf thehiiddle  route was already underway.  7 It will be interesting to f ind Out whether the general  public is of the same opinion. So if you dp not like the  middle road idea express your opinion whichever way  you like. You can write 1b^^  l��rf^ to the editor or work Jthrough any organization  ^pu beilong to and have it egress an opinion. Whatever  you decide don^t forget it. Action counts.  Music Festival big success       shoWS increase  "77,-       ' ' '   :���    '���'������'-������:   '';'���"'��� 7-^~ Y-'-.'YY' ;-  Gibsons Kiwanis club Music Festival committee  deserves high praise for its work in giving pur youth a  ichance to vdisplay their proficiency in the various arts,  from elocution to music. 7  The event is described as the first annual and there  as strong hope now there will be a second annual event.  The Kiwanis gave George Cooper the job of getting it on  the road. He praises all of his helpers.  It is a, pity one person was not able to take in all the  events. They were scattered among various points on the  iSunshine Coast therefore one could not take them all in.  However, the Kiwanis gave the students who entered  a chance to display their capabilities before an adjudicator who was capable of assessing the value of their  work.    '    Y  Wherever the adjudicator, Mrs. Phyllis Schuldt apr  peared she left an excellent impression and there is reason why, at the last session, she was given an ovation.  She was invited to return for next year's festiyal.  The members of the public and also the club deserve  their ovation too and if this editorial suffices the Coast  News is pleased to be able to offer it.  5 to 25 years ago  By BRUCE WILSON  I took a walk the other day  with my 'power', and he showed me how to remember the  hopes of a six-year old who  lived at the bottom of the hill  by the Co-op store, where the  fuel-oil tanks stand now reeking tombstones of progress. v  - We remembered he and I  how it was after a storm; plow  ing thru the new-mown pebbles oi\ the beach; siphoning  the energy of fresh salt air;  towing a sack of bark and  drift-wood homeward to warm  the wood-stove kitchen. ;  Or sitting in the church yard  on the corner shaded by 80  odd years of holly trees  brought west and planted by  a wandering pioneer following  the new laid steel road to the'  setting sun. Eighty years -' of  shade and growth torn down  in an instant for a concrete,  pill-box; stinking out-house  baking in the midday sun.  They were all bought and  paid for by pur fathers. Every  tree, every orchard, every inch,  of  cleared land paid  for in *  sweat and tears and life-times.  Bought with hope and promise  that their children would not  live in slums, nor cities; but  peaceful   communities.   Ideals  they fought for and paid for  dearly -  are they to be cast  aside   like   yesterdays  under- ,  wear?  They didn't want a community where only the landowners can vote; where success is counted in houses and  cars. They didn't want their  beautiful harbour despoiled,  clustered with high-rises, polluted to a point where even  the fish don't return. They  didn't want the natural beauty  destroyed so more roads could  be pushed to more peoples  ���front and back doors. Hotw?  stupid to have two roads to  one house. I'm sure they'd say.  When the first Mr. Gibson  left one of the best producing  farms in Ontario to head west  turkey supply  Five Years Ago  Letters to the editor oppose  dumping sewage into water off  Gospel Rock.  Natural Laws, a book published by the Coast News for  Chack Chack (Harry Roberts)  is now on sale.  *     110 Years Ago  An area wide committee on  the disposal of garbage has  been named to seek sites for  garbage dumps.  .Close to 300 persons attended the formation of a Lions  Club in Gibsons.  15 Years Ago  Gibsons Board of Trade  wants the uphill portion of the  highway iri Gibsons widened  to allow for a slow moving  traffic lane.  The new Pender Harbor  dialling system on B.C. Tel  phones is ready for use.  20 Years Ago  Tony  Gargrave MLA urges  the government start a three  year program to pave the high  way as far as Earl's Cove.  Students of Elphinstone  school star;t the Glad Rag^pup-  lication selling at two cents  per copy.  The John Wood Hardware  store announces its official  opening.  25 Years Ago  Residents ask postal officials  to arrange that boxholders can  get at their-boxes whenthe  post office is closed-  Jack Mayne, Sechelt receives  from the burgomaster of Mens,  Belgium, a medal presented to  Canadian/  soldiers  ,who   captured Mons Nov. 10 - 111, 1918.  The sum of $115,086 will be  spent on dredging in Gibsons  harbor.  March Food Outlook by the  Economics Branch, Agriculture Canada; Ottawa.  PORK: Slaughterings are ex  pected to average close to year  earlier levels. '  'BEEF: Slaughterings are  expected to average close to  year-earlier levels.  EGGS: Supplies will continue to be plentiful.  POULTRY: Frozen broiler  chickens will remain plentiful.  Fresh broiler supplies will be  adequate. Supplies of all turkeys will be larger than normal.  FRUIT: Storage holdings of  domestically produced apples  are above last year's level in  Nova Scotia and British Columbia and below in the other  producing provinces. Bear  Storage holdings in British  Columbia^ are above last year  at this time below in the E(astr  em provinces.  VEGETABLES: Storage  stocks of potatoes are well below last year. Storage stocks  of onions, carrots, cabbage and  rutabagas are above the previous year's level. Mushrooms  are in plentiful supply.  ���he carried with him planting  stocks - of ihubarb, cabbage,  seeds of all kinds, fruit treed  and a desire to be part of at  new kind of community '- to  if necessary, create just such  a place. Separate from government influence and the corrup  tion inherent in all government he set out to work with!  the land he loved so dearly.  The same land of whidi Chief  Sitting Bull said, if I cannot  - walk free upon the land; if I  cannot lie upon it and feel its  warmth and nearness; if I  cannot touch the earth, I am  as well dead.  In this same spirit did  Grandpa Gibson and his clan  live with the land, taking only  what they needed and returning all they could And in time  his spirit caught my father  and probably yours ��� calling  them to leave their secure city  wombs and return into the  relative wilderness. - Then  somewhere along the way a  great change took,, place. Perhaps it was the great depression leaving people shivering  in its wake, dtesparate to make  money.  Ushering in the Great Mon  ey Syndrome was the need to  create jobs. People were desperate and only too glad to  get work whether tearing, upland to create roads or cutting  . down every tree, from Port  Mellon to Earl's Cove. They  didn't .give a damn. Society  said money- was essential to  survival and the desire to survive they did, at the; expense  of many a stream, forest arid  wildlife supporting area, driving the most logical foodlstocks  further away.  How could they know, these  cold, lonely, scared city boys?  Who was there to show them  what harm they were doing?  Could they have heard thru  their fears the beginning of an  ecological avalanche? And if  they heard, how many, would  realize what the effects would'  be now, 40 years later? One)  in a hundred I would guess  and powerless to speak out.  Here our British, Christian  culture begins, to make its forays into Sunshine "Coast culture, here I should say ,this'  ethnic group takes over as the  power to. reckon with. Never  mind the native people, of the  coast, the Indians as they are  referred to. Why they don't  even have a common written  language, pay them a pittance  and let's hear no more from  these savages.  Great" white fathers in Victoria you did a great job of  denying all of us a chance to  live in and assimilate a parallel life-style. You took from  me, as, a white; associated in  the minds of my native peers,,  with your god-oh-a-pole white  is right image, "a chance to  learn the ways of the land I.  live in, from those who understood it best.   .  These are the people who.  used the land to survive; who  knew its rhythms and .lived  in   harmonious  balance   with  (Continued on Page 8)  CHIROPRACTOR  Post Office Building, Sechelt  Wednesday 10,am - 5:15 pm  Saturday 10 am - 2:30 pm  Phone Office 885-2338  Blake C. Aldenon, 0.C.  III  NOBODY HAS PLYW  LIKE WINDSOR HAS PLYW  lit  THAT'S RIGHT, WINDSOR, THE PLYWOOD PEOPLE HAVE  WESTERN CANADA'S LARGEST SELEqTION OF WALLBOARD  AND PANELLING!,   SEE FOR YOURSELF AT  HIGHWAY 101 GIBSONS  886-9221  LAREDO BIRCH  PRE-FINISHED, V-GROOVED  RUSTIC, MIS-MATCHED BIRCH  FULL y4" THICK  4' x 8' x y_'  ALSO:  DOORS, INSULATION, NAILS, SPINDLES, STAIN  PARTICLE BOARD ,  THE  PLYWOOD  PEOPLE  14 Branches  throughout B.C.  Head Office  Box 218, Surrey LUCKY  WESTFAIR AfflLIATE - GIBSONS  prices mam  Thurs., Fri.r Sat., Mar. 14,15,16  YOUR  DOLLAR  BUYS  MORE  AT  YOUR  LUCKY  DOLLAR  STORE  0 OfBAfi&tmf  LOIN  PORK  CHOPS  Alberta Grain Fed  Rib or Tenderloin End  19  RIB  STEAKS  Canada Grade A Beef  Aged to Perfection  BLADE  ROAST  Canada Grade A Beef  Blade Bone Removed  LIVER CHUBS  BURNS Asstd.  8 oz.   2^98c  'for  | WIENERS  BURNS, All Beef  1 lb. pkg.   98c  | SHORT RIBS  Lean & Meaty    Q(\  for braising ___. 07C  lb.  FLOUR  ROBIN HOOD  ,20 lb. bag ___.  CHEESE SLICES  KRAFT Singles  1 lb. pkg.   $2.59  99c  SPAGHETTI and MACARONI  CATELLI _CO���  2 lb. pkg. '_     O^C  BUNDLE BARS  NEILSON'S  10  fegY_������___________.  89c  C0NFIDET5  SCOTT '.'  48's ...:.'.. __ __  $2.29  SPAGHETTI  HEINZ, in Tomato Sauce  15 oz. tin   29c  WESTON'S  14 oz. pkg.   FACIAL TISSUE  LADY SCOTT  200's     45c  WINE SAUERKRAUT  LIBBY'S J,ft  32 oz. jar !_    T'3'C  CLING PEACHES  AYLMER Halves        >J  14 oz. tins '_,___���    ,mk  for  LUNCHEON MEAT  TULIP  12 oz. tin   75c  POWDERED DETERGENT  TIDE <��|   QA  5 lb. box     3>M*0?r  PIE FILLER  SUNRYPE Apple  19 oz. tins   PINEAPPLE JUICE  DEL MONTE  48 oz. tin   SHAMPOO  PREVALE  Balsam, Egg Cream  Protein, 32 oz. btl. _  2. for 69c  29c  69c  LIQUID DETERGENT  SUNLIGHT  24 oz. btis.   MILK POWDER  SEVEN FARMS  5 lb. bag   2 for 67c  BLOSSOM BISCUITS  WESTON'S  7Vz oz. pkgs.   $2.29  2 for 75c  BATHROOM TISSUE  CASHMERE  4 roll pack __ _.  CANDY  BASSETTS  Licorice Allsorts 16 oz.  Jellied Buttons, 14 oz. .  49c  FRESH PRODUCE  SUNKIST NAVEL   -  Size 56  ____________________  TURNIPS  7:__$i:  MANITOBA  -__^_T___;���^_���_������  YTJVIPORTEr) _______________Y  IMPORTED _ ______ _________���_: _  15c  tote.  lb.  ^Wrf^^^^^^^^^^%��Wfo#N^^^^^^^^>  FROZEN FOOD  FISH STICKS  RUPERT BRAND  8 oz. pkg,  59c  WAFFLES  AUNT JEMIMA  10 oz. pkgs.  2/or89c  i*^^^^^^^***^^*  BAKERY  POUND CAKE  MRS. WILLMAN'S  CAKE MIXES  ROBIN IIQOD  CELEBRATION  White, Chocolate  Dutch Devil  9 oz. pkgs.  for M # ��� A ���  fair is fair  If you think driver's premium is hard to swallow, you're wrong. It's only rough on the   *  reckless driver. And so it should be.  A driver's premium is the only fair way of splitting the cost of insurance over all drivers  whether or not they actually own a vehicle. Drivers bear a responsiblity both legally  and financially for .their actions.  just like fire insurance or life insurance, the good risks pay (ess than the poor ones.  Cautious drivers don't have accidents like reckless ones do, so the speeders, the illegal  turners, the light runners are going to have to pay more. A lot more. After all, fair is fair.  So watch it. Because it's very expensive to be a reckless driver.  The basic annual driver's certificate premium is $10.00 and this premium increases  dramatically for peopleyytthsix or,more.points on their current;driving record..,-.      - .3  Remember, three points per year are deducted from the current driving record for  offences committed more than one year ago. Below is a table of driver's certificate  premiums.  .$x  Premium Point Chart  3-year demerit  Minimum 12-fnonth  Demerit points  Total 12-month  point lecoid  premium  premium  premium  5 points or less  $10  $-  $10  6 points  10  36  46  ,  7 points          ^  10  49  59  ' .8 points  10  64  74  '         9 points  10  81  91  10 points  10  100  110  . 11 points  10  121  131    -N  12 points  10  144  154         -  13 points  10  169  179  14 points  10  196  206    .  ' 15 points  10  225  235  ,16 points  10  256  266  17 points  . 10  289  299  18 points  10  ,324  334  19 points  10  361  371  20 points  10  400  410  It's a simple matter to have your driver's certificate validated. When you receive your  personalized application form in the mail, all you have to do is sign and date it in the  2 spaces indicated along the bottom of the form and return it, together with a cheque or  rhohey order, in the envelope provided.  Do it now. You will be sure to have your validated certificate back on time and you will  be doing yourself a service.  A brochure will be included with your application form. It will explain exactly how the  premiums are calculated, but if you have any questions, please phone us at the Autopian  Information Centre in Vancouver at 665-2800. Outside Vancouver, please call us collect.  If you have 5 points or less, you will pay the rock bottom rate.  s a promise.  INSURANCE CORPORATION ������OF BRITISH COLUMBIA  your insurance company  y&'i'SS^SS^ <W*"*! XW^1 '*' lAr four Horoscope ^r  By TRENT VARRO  ARIES -March 21 - April 20  The stars are preparing some  veryi (beneficial surprises for  you in the near future. Busi-  - ness and money matters of all  kinds are highly favoured at  this time. .  TAURUS - April 21 - May 21  Don't, lose your' temper ' over  some emotional matters. By  keeping silent and holding  your temper you can make  tremendous . headway' in your  search towards success.  GEMINI - May 22 - June 21  Very -keen perception and  clear (thinking will aid! in all  Walks of life. Your big chance  is here to make a start in  something that should succeed  beyond your wildest dreams.  CANCER - June 22 - July 22  Keep your eyes open and an  ear to the ground in all husi-4  ness matters. Things are really better than you may think,  ibut let them' work themselves  out in their own way. Don't  push!  LEO - July 23 - August 23  Don't argue, don't bicker or  quarrel with others. Just set  out in your own quiet way to  make your dreams come true.  Some unexpected gain should  foe' coming your way Very soon.  VIRGO - August 24'- Sept. 22  Persons iborn in this sign are  'lucky', right now. You are  favoured by -the stars in making some very shrewd /business contacts. A 'lucky break'  could be just around the corner!  LIBRA - Sept. 23 - October 23  The planet Mars will be leaving a position directly in. opposition to your birth sign before the end of the month.  This> should mark a period of  great relief from a burden you  may have been carrying. .  SCORPIO - Oct. 24 - Nov; 22  You" might find ' delays' in  business matters most frustrat  ing this next week. You could  find this most annoying. Don't  worry too , <niuch, as things  should straighten out very  quickly.  SAGITTARIUS Nov 23, Dec 21  Any   worthwhile  project  that  you have 'going'- for you now,  should  be  followed- up.   (The  stars are in your favour, and  there's   very   little   that   you  can't accomplish' right' now.-  CAPRICORN - Dec.22 - Jan.20  Take a rest or' vacation now  from, your regular duties. You  may, find yourself, completely,  exhausted by  even  the  most  simple chores. You cain build  as reserve of strength it yoii  will just /take it easy.'  AQUARIUS - Jan. 21 - Feb. 18  You would ibe wise to read the  chart  for Taurus  this  week,  and. be guided iby it, as it applies to you also/ Try to make  the most of 'things as they are'  and you'll profit by it..  PISCES -. Feb. 19 "- March 20  There, is   a   planetary   aspect  Working in your life how, that  can prove to be a peak of accomplishment , if ,you will. only  be careful in dealing with the  public. This is your big chance  in life!  Copyright 1974 by Trent Varro  The Cast and Crew of the  BEACHCOMBERS  are coming back for a third season  Well be looking forward to seeing you  in Mid-March  '.t!,lf>  Financing  for Business  On Tuesday, March 19th,  one of our representatives  Mr. J.E. Kinsey  will be at  Sunnycrest Motel, Gibsons, 9-11:30 .urn.  Bella Beach Motel, (Sechelt, 1-3:00 pjn.  Tel: 886-9920 (GlbeoM) 885-9561 (Sechelt)  Thousands of enterprises in Can art a have  obtained loans from IDB to acquire land  buildings, or machinery, to supplement  working capital, to start a new business.-  or for other so unci business purposes  If you need fmancmq for ;.i business proposal  and are unable to obtain it elsewhere on  reasonable terms and conditions, perhaps  ! D B can help you  The food basket  Idb  DEVEIOPMEMBM  145 West 15th Street  North Vancouver, B.C. Tel: 980-657'!  I've saved so much money,  I'll have to borrow for the  . rest of the week!  Garbage bags  free fo askers  Super-Valu stores throughout, British; Columbia will distribute up tb a total of 20,000;.  free, large, plastic garbage  bags to any community organization or school in support of  Briti_h Columbia Anti__dtter  Week to be held MayT6-12.;  ISuper-Valu, in supporting  Anti-Litter Week, sponsored  by Outdoors Unlittered (B.C.),,  a non-profit envirpmheiital  organization, .wants to encourage and support community  clean-up programs during the  week of May ��-12, 1974.  To receive free bags, schools  or organizations are asked to  contact Outdoors Unlittered at  715-207 West Hastings Street;  Vancouver, B. C. Requests)  should be in writing and  should state where and when  the. bags will be used.  All requests should be made  prior to April 15, 1974. Garbage bags will be distributed  on a firsit-come, first-serve  basis.  UNICEF SALES  UNICEF British Columbia  reports sales of its greeting  cards increased nine percent  in, 1973 with $1-1,000 raised in  .the province of which the Sunshine . Coast : supplied $-39.50.  For each dollar raised the Catf^i&It & pepper  adiari government provides' a f %Tcup milk  matching dollar. The money is  used for under >- privileged  children in world countries.  Favourite Hamburger Recipes  What meat can be made into  v so many interesting main meal  dishes? Hamburger of course.  ���Unexpected      company      try  meatiballs and mushrooms. Delicious! >  For those biisy days or for  a   working   wife   hamburger  malces  into   many quick  and  appetizing dinners. Most hamburger dishes can be made "a-.  head   of   time.   Freeze   these  dishes if you are planning a-  head   to   a   time   when  your  family will be on their -own  for  a   few   days.   Economical  also in these days when outf  ;food| bills  go  up  and  up. A(  pound  of hamburger can. be  made to go a long.way. Try  these interesting recipes.   .  Meatballs & Mushrooms  IVs. lb.[hamburger  2 tblsp.\fat or oil  pepper. & salt  110 oz. can~ button mushrooms  4 tblsp. flour  gravy darkener (oxo, etc.)  2% cups water  Mix hamburger, pepper, salt,  and form into meatballs. Then  brown in fat. Put meatballs iiv  oven-proof dish. Drain of|f all <  but 4 or 5 tblsp. of fat. D��r,ain  mushrooms   adding   liquid   to  water. Make gravy with last  three ingrediants added to fat  in pan. Add gravy and mushrooms to  meatballs,   and reheat in 300' F oven. Serve with  mashed potatoes.  If made a-  head of time it will have more  flavor.  (Porcupines  1 lb. hamburger  chopped onion  Vz cup uncooked rice  salt & pepper  1 can tomato soup  Mix first four ingredients into balls. Add tomato soup diluted with U can water, and -  bake in covered casserole at  3|25'F for one-hour, then uncover for a half hour.  Hamburger Muffins  _ lb. hamburger  % cup dry bread crumbs  Mix    all    ingredients   well.  Make 'into* .16 small thin patties. Place a teaspoon of stuffing  between two  patties and  press edges together. Place in  greased muffin tins and bake  at 300' F for 45 minutes.  IVz    cups   of   your   favourite  Stuffing:   Brown   2   tblsp.   of  chopped onion in 3 tblsp. of  fat. Mix 1 cup of dry breadf  crumbs with salt and pepper  and ^  tsp. poultry seasoning,  into onions with enough water  to moisten.  Hamburger Pie  _% lbs. hamburger.  2 tblsp. fat  1 small onion minced  2Vi   cups  cooked   lima" beans  1 can condensed tomato soup  salt & pepper .  pie crust or bisquit dough  Lightly brown in fat hamburger and onion. In a baking  dish combine lima beans with  soup and seasoning. Cover  with the meat mixture and top  with pie crust. * Bake at 400'F  20 to 30 minutes.  Coast News, Mar. 13, 1974.    5  Annual income  project starts  Federal    Welfare    Minister  -Marc Lalonde and Manitoba's  Health   and   Social   Development Minister Saul Miller an-,  nounced the beginning  of' an  experimental   guaranteed   annual income project that will  involve  2,500  Manitoba fami-  lies over the next three years.1  The first  dozen families will  start   receiving   their  guaran-.  teed  monthly incomes  within  two weelcs.  (The federal-provincial- experiment will cost $1-7 million.  The Federal government will  ���pay 75% of the monthly payments and the Manitoba government 25% to the families,  all of whom volunteered tor  the project.  The experimejnt will test  the usefulness of a guaranteed annual income scheme.  Peninsula Hotel  CABARET  SATURDAY Mar. 16  LIVE MUSIC  Pizza will be avaiUfcfe  Phone 886-2472 FOR RESERVATIONS  Church  Services  ANGLICAN  St. Bartholomew's  Rev. David H. P. Brown  Sunday School, 11 a.m.  Morning Service. 11:15 ajn.  2nd and 4th Sundays  Holy Communion at 9:00 ajn.  St. Aidan's  Sunday School 10:30 am,  Sunday Service 2:30 p.m.  GIBSONS UNITED CHURCH  11S15 a.m., Divine Service  9:30 a.m., Wilson Creek  2:30 p.m., Roberts Creek  ROMAN CATHOLIC SERVICES  St Mary _ Chnrcfc  Father E. G. Lehner  11 a.m. Mass, Sundays  Wed,, Fri./7 p.m.  ,    Phone 885-9526  BAPTIST CHURCHES  886-7449 886-2611.  Pastor - Wilbert N. Erickson  Gibsons  9:30; 10:45 am & 7 pm Sundays  3:30 pm Mon.; 7 pm Tues.  7:30 pm Thursday  Sechelt  10:00; 11:15 am Sundays  3:30 pm Mon.; 7:30 pm Wed.  GIBSONS PENTECOSTAL  Member P.A.O.C.  Phone 886-7107  Highway and Martin Road  Suaday School 9:45 a.m.  Mominog Worship 11 am.  Evening Service 7:00 p.m.  Wed., BMe Study, 7:30 p.m.  Fri., Accent on Youth, 7; 30 pjn.  Pastor G.W. Foster  GLAD TIDINGS TABERNACLE  Gower Point Road  Phone 886-2660  Sundays, 10 a.m. & 7 p.m.  Bible Study, Tues., 7:30 p.m.  Pastor Nancy Dykes  "In His Service ���  At Your Service  THE BAHA'I FAITH  The. tabernacle of  unity , has  been raised, regard ye not one  another as strangers.  Informal Chats Toes., 886-2078  SPRING  CARPET SALE  Our Loss Is Your Gain  SALE LASTS THROUGH MARCH 16  NO RETURNS NO REFUNDS  Bargains Galore in Ken DeVries Store  Come in and see for yourself  our low low prices  with a large selection of colors  and materials to choose from  Ken DeVries & Son Ltd.  886-7112  GIBSONS  886-7112  s e     Coast News, Mar.13, 7974.     WORK WANTED (CtHlfd)  COAST NEWS CLASSIFIED ADS  Phone 886-2622  Deadline --Tuesday noon  5c- a word, minimum 75c  for up to 15 words  Subsequent Insertions y% price  25c added for bookkeeping on  ads  not" paid one  week  after  insertion.  . Legal ads 25c per count line.  Subscription Rates:  B.C. 1 year $4.50, 6 mo. $2.50  Canada ex. B-C. 1 yr. $5.00  U.S. &. foreign 1 year $8.50  COMING EVENTS  TWILIGHT THEATRE  Gibsons, 886-2827  SEE THEATRE AD  ON PAGE  7    .'���  j���-.���!���;���������1���1������_ i.  ���'���������      ���'       Y     .i   ������>.  Every Monday night at 8 p.m.  Bingo, New Legion Hall, Gibsons.  .  fri I., ,.._.������   i.       ������������     i    -��� ���  Every Thurs., 8 p.m., Bingo,  Legion Hall, Roberts Creek.  Every Wednesday, 8' p.m.,  Transcendental Meditation. In  Gibsons, opposite old Legion  Hall.  ENGAG-MBIT  ._�����.''.', ...  Mrs. Gloria Fyles takes pleasure in announcing the engagement of her mother, Mrs. Gertrude Hope of Hopkins Landing, B.C. to Mr. Charles G.  Kroes of lVIapleiRidge, B.Cj.  The wedding will take place in  Vancouver on Thursday, March  _1,  1974  MARRIAGES  Mr7 and Mrs. Cecil K. Cftiam-  berlin take pleasure in announcing the forthcoming marriage of their youngest daughter Juanita Grace to Mr. Larry  Ryan Wannamaker, only son of  Mr. and Mrs. R. I. Wannamaker of Kindfersley, Sask., Mar.  30,71974, at 7 p.m., G-bsoris;  United Church. Rev. J. Wit-  liamson officiating.  DEATHS  GREEN ���- On March 10. 1974,  Vern C Green of Gibsons, age  51' years. Survived by his -wife  Alfi arid son Brien; his mother  Mrs. Constance Green and a.  sister Mrs. Jake (Shirley)  Klauseh of Port Mellon. Rev.  David Brown will conduct the  service in the Harvey Funeral  Hoirie ��ri TWedriesday, March  13 at 1-p.rit. Cremation.�����    ^  I wish to thank Dr. Mountain,  Dr. Paetkau, nurses and staff  of St. Mary's Hospital for their  excellent care given me during my recent stay there. Also  thanks to my friends who visited or sent me their good  wishes.  ���Alex Robertson.  _________________  Gent., late 50s, semi-retired  would like to meet lady for  companionship and possibly  matrimony. Write Box 3017,  Coast News, Gibsons.  FOUND  5 Bantam chickens. Phone 886-  2856.  HELP WAHID  AVON  YOU CAN SELL AVON full-  time or part-time! As an Avon  Representative you can schedY  ule your own working hours.  Make the most of a real earning opportunity by selling  quality products right in your  Own community. Call now:  885-01-3  after 4 pjn.  Efficient lady cleaner for part  time evening work. Phone 886-  788?.   WORKWAKTED  Documents arid manuscripts  proof-read and typed ��� by the  hour. Phone 886-7288.  NEED A PAINTER? Interior,  exterior (when applicable).  Call Ken Corbin, 885-2734 or  write P.O. Box 943, Sechelt.  Free estimates, good references  ~~ TYPEWRITER ' ~  &  ADDING MACHINE  SALES & SERVICE  Phone 886-7111  Backhoe available on request.  Phone 886T7_38.  (  For all your carpentry needs  Call A. SHEPPARD  CONTRACTING  885-2978  Will do any kind of. work  around house arid garden, also  moving and hauling of any  kind. Phorie 886-9503.   Backhoe  available for  drainage, ditches, water lines,  etc.  Phone 886-9579.  Jalica Constr. & Gen Contrac  New Construction, remodelling  Sewer installation  Commercial & Residential  Shaw Road, Gibsons    886-7668  ������  ' ,.���   . Y  ��� 886-9815  Secretarial work, letters, manuscripts, etc. done in my home.  Phone 886-7111.   We provide a complete tree service for the Sunshine Coast.  AH work insured and guaranteed to your satisfaction.  PEERLESS TREE SERVICES  885-109     CHIMNEY  SWEEPING  Oil Stoves ���  Phone  Ron  Crook,  886-2834  after 5 p.m.  FURNACE INSTALLATIONS  OIL BURNER SERVICE  Financing Available  Call Thomas Heating; 886-7111  MISC. FOR SALE  Chrome stepstool; kitchen utility table; bird cage with stand;  used windows. Phone 886-2644.  Chesterfield and chair; high-  chair; 2 toddler's bikes. Phone  886-3868.         Gas self-propelled reel type  and elec. mowers, other garden  tools. Alum, extension & step  ladders, elec. sander,'7^4" saw,  bench grinder, % drill, shop  Vacuum arid other tools 18 pes.  Vz" x 8" x 8' tongue and  groove clear shellac cedar,  make nice feature wall. 54"  bedT 405 coil boxspring, mattress and headboard.. All item��  riaw condition. Ph. 886-720k_  Bird cage stand, $5 (Cage is  free); electric floor polisher,  $18; 14 Marine Drive, Gibsons.  Red plaid double mattess. Used  6 weeks, coil springs, like new,  $25; cost $50. Roberts Creek,  886-7298.          '72 Norton 750 Commando.^  Good condition. Tarantula  High rise and 850 double pump  er. Phone 886-2983 after 5.  9 x 10 green rug, $50; 11' xj 11  red rug, $50; 10 x 10 thin green  rug, $20. - Phone 886-9873.  Silvertone walnut cabinet stereo radio-phono 48" long, $150.  Double box spring bed. As new  with gold headboard, $100. Ph.  886-7281.^   Double bed and chest of drawer's for sale or exchange for  single Hollywood bed. Phone  886^7236 or 886-7797.   Trailer for sale. For information jrtione 886-7631.   Modern type electric stove. Ph.  886-7661Y   '15% ft. Gibson Coach trailer.  Sleeps 6, propane and elec.  fridge, propane furnace, toilet  and spare tire. Phone 886-9504.  FIREWOOD  Fir, Hemlock or alder. Phone  886-7829.   Cedar fence posts, 75c each.  Phone 886-9594.   Used electric and- gas ranges,  also oil ranges. C St S Sales, Pb.  885-9713. Sechelt.   BARGAIN CENTRE '  Used furniture and household  goods  Bought ��� Sold ��� Traded  Sechelt, 885-9848  WANTED  Older type roll top desk. Pjhu  886-9872 sifter 6 p.m.   carsYtruck. FOR SUE  1965 Pontiac Safari Station  wagon, V8, automatic, power  steering, power brakes. Government safety tested till Oct.  '74. Exjcellen condition, $550.  Phone 886-2334. ���  1971 Dodge Colt coupe, $1,490.  Good running condition. Can  foe seen at Sunshine Coast Service, Wilson Creek, Thursday,  Phone 885-9466. ���  '64 Envoy. $200 or best offer*  Phone 886-9168.  1966 Toyota Crown 4 door.  Recently rebuilt trans, and1 engine. Good condition, offers.  Phone 886-2381.  1970 International % ton, 304  cu. in. motor in top condition.  4 speed transmission, combination toolbox and fuel tank. Ph.  886-7565 eve, and weekends: 7  '63 Pontiac Parisienne. Hardtop  V8, auto. Phone 886-9657;  1971 Chev Caprice. 7V"8,Yauto-  matic transmission, .poorer  brakes and steering,' $3,500. Ph.  886-7447. v  1965 Ford Galaxie 500 XL'convertible 390, 4 speed, 75-000  miles, good condition, $1,000.  Pfhone 886-7447.   Y ;  BOATS FOR SALE  14 ft. plywood runabout with  small cabin, $40. Ph. 886-2581.  Grey Marine Lugger 6-330. In  running condition with gear.  Phone 886-9849.   22' cabin cruiser. Glass over  ply. 90 hp. Evinrude. $1,200.  Phone 886-7119.   34 ft. tug or LS boat, 165 hp.  GM diesel, $7000. Will take  part trade. Phone 886-2459.  MARINE INSURANCE .  PROBLEMS?  New insurance advice  Re-insurance advice  Claims settled  .   Capt. W. Y. Higgs,  Marine Surveyor  Box 339, Gibsons  Phones 886-9546 or '885-9425  f Oft RENT  2 room furnished bachelor  suite, Granthams. Phone 886-  2555.  _,   2 bedroom house, Gibsons area  unfurnished. Phone 886-2069.  Trailer space for rent.  Maxi--  mum. size 10 x 40, adults pre-  fen?ed.   Irwin   Trailer   Courts  886-9615.  BONNIEBROOK CAMP  AND TRAILER PARK  1 site for small trailer, up  to 50 ft. Couples preferred.  No dogs. Phone 886-2887 or  886-9319.  WANTED TO RENT  MOBILE HOMES  SUNSHINE COAST MOBILE  HOME PARK & SALES  Hwy 101, Gibsons Ph. 886-9826  New Models now on display:  I2x 66Statesman, 3 for., utility room, $13,000 including tax/  12 x 60 Statesman, 3 br, Shag  carpet in MBR. arid LR. $12,000  including tax;  24x 48 Embassy, twin-wide,  3 for., fireplace, dining room.,  dishwasher $19,700 including  tax. . ������  .All models include 2 dr. frost  free 7 fridges, deluxe ' ranges,  washers and driers, custom-  made rEunuture, delivery and  complete set-iip. All taxes included- No hidden charges. No  extras to buy.  '.  . ,  N^^  YFor Latter Day Saints in this  area, contact 886-2546.     If ^you are concerned about  someone with a -jinking problem call Al-Anon at 885-J9409.  Meetings St. Aidan's Hall,  Wedij 8 p.m.  THE   BEACHCOMBERS  ARE  BACK and we need accommodation.   Contact   Joe  Battista,  4A2. Please call collect,  684-  0246.   PROPERTY WANID  Wanted to buy before July 1.  Acreage with or without house.  Cash available. Write Box 593,  Gibsons, B.C.   PROPERTY FOR SALE  2 new houses, in  1100 sq. ifa,  range, Langdale Heights. Con-.  tact Seabloom Construction Co.  c/o Cedars Inn, Gibsons or ph:  929-4146.   Langdale Chines new subdivision. View lot, 85' x 150'* Pav- *  ed roads, all underground services. $9,600. 434-6326 or 876-  1975. .,  Revenue duplex Granthams '  area. Older house, revenue ap-���  prox $265 per month. Use oneJl  side to pay mortgage. Owner  sale. Offers to $30,0.00. For in%  formation ML Dickie, 128  James Road, Port Moody, B.C.  Beautiful treed acre lot on all  services. Driveway in, close to  ocean, $13,500, terms. Phone  112-826-9208.   ANNOUNCEMENTS  For membership or explosive  requirements contact R. Nimmo, Ceihetery Road. Ph. 886-  7778. Howe Sound. Farmers*  Institute. Stumping or ditching powder, dynamite, electric  or   regular   caps,   prima-cord,  HOWE SOUND WATER TAXI  New Brighton, Gambier Island,  is now under the management  of Mr. John Knight. Phones,  886-93-3, 886-965*1. Radio controlled. v    Alcoholics Anonymous. Phone  885-9534.> 886-99M or 885-9327,  Gibsons meeting Monday. 8:30  p.m. in Gibsons Athletic halL  COMPRESSED AIR  RECHARGED  FIRE EXTINGUISHERS  Skindivers available  for.salvage work  Marine Hardware  Fibreglass, paint, arope, canvas  .   WALT NYGREN SALES  (1971) LTD.  Gibsons. 886-9303  Charles English Ltd,  REAL ESTATE & INSURANCE  GIBSONS, B.C.       Ph. 886-2481  SUNNYCREST SHOPPING CENTRE  TOLL FREE 687-6445  NOTARY PUBLIC ��� APPRAISALS  GOWER POINT: One of this area's finest post & bearii  homes, 4 bdrms., with ensuite plumbing, attractively dec- .  orated, large living room, wall-to-wall carpet, has feature  brick fireplace with built-in fuel box.. Futuristic kitchen  has brick background, opening .into dining area that has'  glass doors to sundeck. Family room, 'has separate foar-'  room, utility room completes this 1.900 sq. ft. of lu&urious  living. Property is 150 x 175 arid has panoramic view /"of  Georgia Straits. Make an appointment to,see this house'  now. , " ,  PRATT ROAD: 10 acres, 325 x 1375. Bare landj, real holding property.. $48,000.  HILLCREST: 1 yr. old very attractive home. Two or three  bedrooms. View,;- on large lot. $35;900.  LEEK ROAD: 2 acres, serviced. $12,000.  GOWER POINT: New home, split level design.. 3 bdr____�� .  master bedroom has ensuite plufribing. Futuristic kitchen,  complete with new stove, fridge, dishwasher. Dining room,  famly room with- f.p., all w-!w carpet. Basement has rec.  room, roughed in plriig. Double c-p. All on half acre lot.  F.P. $58,000. Mortgage available, on this.  SELMA PARK: Lovely ,2 bdrm home, 1% yrs. old. Ifcn--  maculately finished, w-w carpets. L.R. with fireplace,  dining room, utility.. Large c-p arid workshop. Lolfes of  closets. FJP. $26,000v .Dominion Lease Land  TRAILER: 50 ft 2 bdrm trailer in A-rl condition. Sale includes double box spring and mattress, bunk beds, cfiefc-  terfield and chair, stove, fridge,, etc. All in excellent con- ;  dition. Wheels attached. $6,500 ��� some terms.  View lot on Georgia Bluff ��� a real buy at $14,000.  GIBSONS VILLAGE: Immaculate view home overlooking  village, complete suite, on lower level. Big workshop ���>  many extras ��� one of Gibsons best at $58,9001,.,,  LOWER RD. & HWY 101: 8 acres 4reed sloping land -���[  road1 allowance on east side. $34,000.  600 ft. of waterfront in unique Hidden Basin, Nelson Island, one of the best protected harbors on the coast. Gall  Don Sutherland for details.  5 acres and 2 bdrm house on Hwy 101 ��� $33,500. '  LOTS OF LOTS ��� Some with view,. Airport Road. Al|b  services in, priced $6,750 to $15,500.  Don Sutherland ��� 885-9362  1 *���_  Ken Ci^>sby -^ 886-2098  Jay Visser 886>_531  Mike Blaney.��� 886-7436  lUilKOXDJKQYni  AUTHORIZED AGENT  CONSULT US FOR ALL  YOUR INSURANCE REQUIREMENTS  Phone 886-2000 ��� Gibsons, B.C.  MEMBER ��� MULTIPLE LISTING SERVICE  Sakinaw   Lake:   Summer   retreat, 90' 'beach. Cozy 2 room  log   cabin v. with   large   deck.  Completely furnished for only  $27,500.  Selma Park: A dandy little  place for the newly weds to  start with. 3 small bedrooms,  nice living room, family size  kitchen. Attached carport.  Terms on $12,000.  Roberts , Creek: Beautifully  wooded serviced lots. Some  with view. Starting price  $8,500. ,  Gibsons: Level 65 - 'x ISO' lot,  treed, well located,  $8,500.  Gibsons Rural: Brand new,  never been lived in, spacious  3 bedrm home of Spanish design. Entrance to. living room  and large family kitchen from  attractive entrance foyer. Farii  ily room with, fireplace adjoins "kitchen. Large rec room  in lower level has roughed-in  plumbing. Lots of storage  space. Ensuite plumbing. Attached carport. Cash to $28,000  mortgage will handle. Over %  ac. lot.  BOWLING  Tues. Coffee: Tina Youdell  273; Sue Wniting 264 (64��),  Jean Dew 245; Shirley Macey  2fi��; Darlene Turner 237; Phyllis Hoops 236; Isabel Hart 229; .  Leslie Bailey 2(26.       '  Golden Age: Jean wyngaert  202; Cecile Nuotio 166; Irene  Bushfield 'H63; Iii Perry 152;  Nanicy Scheidegger 149; Emile  Scheidegger ,179; Art Teasdale  169; Joe Bushfield 168, Ernie  Reitz 168.  Gibsons A: Paddy , Richardson 303 (709),. Mavis (Stanley  272 (675),JSal Olseri 252; Phyllis Gurney 249 (640); Ann  . Knowles 230; Flo Robertson  225; Frank Nevens 302 (705),  Vic Marteddu 289 (775), Art  Holden 271 (696).  Wed. Coffee: Lorraine Barber 280; Colleen Procknow 260  (603), Marjr Ellen-Turner 244;  June    Fraridsen    231;    Kathy   >  Clark 227;  Penny McClymont .  224.  Teachers: Kathy Whiting 231  Betty Tend! 192; Tony Gray-  don 261; Tom Fleiger 218; Les  Well�� 215; Ray Coates 209;  Rick Linn 207.  Ball & Chain: Vivian Chamberlin 271!; Carol Skytte 267;  Marie Connor 260 (878); iBon^  nie McConnell 250. (668), Carol .  McGivern 235; Virginia Rey-  olds 225 (607), Freeman Reynolds 328 (846), Don MacKay  280 (685), Otto OdSermatt 278;  Ken Johnson 269.  Thurs. Nite: Cancelled due  to inclement weather.  YOUTH BOWLING COUNCIL  Pee Wees: Michele Whiting  121; Lori Hinz '79; Cindy Pren-  tis 77; Linda Harding 77;  Yvonne Valancdus 72; Billy  Youdell .127; Gerald Bailey  123; Sammy Youdell 113; Cameron Lineker 110.   .  Bantams: Michele Solinsky  157; Dawne Atlee 135; Shannon' McGivern .134; Colleen  Bennett 132; ^Louise Youdell  127; Glen ISolinsky 202; Scott  Meda 199;' Jimmy Reynolds  190; Lyle Andreeff 189.  Juniors: Diane Pelletier 258;  Susan Vedoy 243; Heather  Wright -198; Janice- Dumont  197; Yvonne Inglis/' 190;. Pat  MdConnell 236; Scott. Verrec-  chia 222; Larry Lineker 210;  Brian Partridge 202.  Seniors:     Dawn    Blakeman  231;   Kim   Crosby   191,   Lisa  . Kampman  189; Randy Kamp-  . man 256; Mark Ranniger 222; .  Scott Forsyth 182.  Minibus dance  Peter Fromager and ,Jim  Ridgewell of the Roberts _  Creek CCCHHR Transportation fund committee announce  a dance for March 22 in the  / old Legion Hall, &echelt. Russ  Claiike, Herfoy Beck and  George Page will supply music (from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Qn:  the program also is May and  Hal Aubin.  There will be a bar and refreshments will be served.  Tickets.are only $3 per couple  and the proceeds go tow-rds  the purchase of a minibus to  transport the aged, sick or  feeble to  clinics and hospital.  Jim and Peter urge you to  cpriie out and enjoy yourselves  while helpirig'the minibus fund  grow larger.  LISTINGS WANTED!      >  Norm Peterson 886--607 Freda DuMont  886-7105  MORTGAGES  tt  MORTGAGES  Buying Homes  Building Homes  Building or Buying Rental  Property  Recreational Property or  Cabins  Up to 95% Mortgages  For further information  Phone or Call in at:  B of M, Gibsons, 886-2216  B of M, Sechelt; 885-2221  B of M, Madeira Park, 883-2423  1st & 2nd Mortgages  RESIDENTIAL   .  COMMERCIAL  RECREATIONAL  We handle all types of real estate   financing including  builders loans. Fast appraisal service  ACADIAN MORTGAGE  CORP. LTD.  2438 MARINE DRIVE  WEST VANCOUVER  Phone 926-3256  EWART McMYNN REALTY  ( ,  ; Phone 886-3248  Box.238 Gibsons. B.C.  Notary Public  ^ , ��� ' . Gibsons  '  LISTINGS WANTED  Ron McSavaney. 886-9656  6E.Y0ltt.UP  of the  SUNSHINE COAST  at the     <,  COAST NEWS  GIBSONS  63< each Awards  VANCOUVER A.A.R.C.M.T:  AWARD: -" Highest' 'mark in  (classes 37 to 39 vocal solo,  senior citizens was Dave Hay-  jwaFd of Sechelt.  CAiPT. AND MRS. BILL  THOMPSON AWARD: Highest mark in t accordian classes  was John  Branca of Sechelt.  MARY BROOKE AWARD:  Highest mark iri classes 73 to  75 country and western, pop  combos were George Newsham  (SeLma Park) and The Sun^ *  shine Ramblers (Sechelt) with  equal marks.  SCHOOL BOARD DUST.  NO. *_6' AWARD: Highest  mark in school Band- was Elphinstone Secondary Jr.Sr:  Band. "  SCHOOL BOARD DIST,  NO. 46 AWARD: Highest mark  in school Choirs was Biboks  Jr. Secondary (Powell River)  Grade 9 Girls ensemble.  BANK OF MONTREAL A-  WAiED: Highest mark in solo  band instruments Was Dale  Maedel (Sechelt) on the trumpet.  COAST .NE5WS AWARD:  Highest mark in Drama classes  '77, 78, 79 and 90 was Christine  Irvine (Gibsons) 'best actress.  \ JUNE BANDI AWARD:  Highest mark in Speech Arts  classes 80 to 86 recitations was  Christine Irvine of Gibsons.  , FLORENCE PR__SCESKY  AWARD: Highest, mark" in  Bible Reading, was Gail Wolverton of Langdale.  The    following    contestants  "received, certificates, of  merit  for  outstanding   performances  in theft classes and age groups:  ., Audrey Preceskyv piano solo.  Lhevinne Talento, piano solo  Susan Wilkinson and Judy  Bamford, piano duet.  Dennise Domfbroski and  >Au_rey Precesky, piano duet.  J.,. P.   Dallos   Elementary  School Band (Powell River).  . Elphinstone  Jr.-fir.  Secondary Band.  -John Branca, accordion. ,  . Leon Precesky, accordion.  .Pender Hai&our Cpmmu-^ity.  Dale Maedel, trumpet.  Band.  George Newshaim, western  vocal.  John Kelly, author, and the  cast  of JT-oggerheads."  Mrs. Horsman, vocal solo.  Andy Randall, vocal solo.  ; (Mrs. D. Sto-kwell and Mr.  J Boundy, vocal duet.  The Sunshine Choristers.  Dave Hayward ,vocal solo.  Judy Bamford, piano.  Susan  McKibbin.  PIANO:  Rogene Talento.  Susan Wilkinson '  Gail Wolverton  Heather Cattanach  Cynthia Cunningham  Toby Stokes (Powell River)  Mario Reiche.  Jim DeHart  Kim Stokes (Powell River).  Riocoh Talento  .  Donald Dombroski  Kari Nielsen  Gibsons  Elementary   Kindergarten class (both morning  and afternoon).  Madeira Park Grade 1 rhythm band.  Henderson Elementary (Pow  ell River) Ensemble.  v    Brooks Grade 9 girls Ensemble.   *  Stephanie Murphy, vocal.  -Tim, Montgomery, vocal  , Brenda MacKenzie, vocal  ,   Mary     Connor, v Catherine  Newsham, Lance Parish, Russell Cunningham, guitar.  Wanda Erickson, Earl Antil-  la, Janet Clayton, Patricia Erickson, Virginia Cunningham;  Barbara Lyttle, Colleen Hoops  ��� piano.  Christine Irvine, Dawn Bari-  di, Donard MacKenzie, George  Cooper, speech arts.  June Mandelkau, winner of  honors as a Highland dancer,  attended last summers Belling  ham and Seattle events and  obtained two firsts. At Victoria, _ Courtney, Trail' and  Nanaimo she won top as well  as second prizes.  She also earned a merit and  honor certificate at the Van-.  couver Ladies Pipe Band festival. She passed her test for  'highland dancing and has received her bronze medal froni  iScotland. '��� Locally she, danced  'with the -Sechelt Pipe band,  Lord Jim's Burns Supper and  the OAP Valentine dinner.  Encampment service held  Calvary Baptist Church, Gibsons, held its second Encampment service Feb. 24 and a full  house turned out to see the  girls receive ranks and badges  they have earned since the  club'reopened in September.  Mr. Ted Peters started, the  service with /a sing-song, and  then with Mrs. Arlys Peters  at the organ and Pilgrim Guide  Mary Madison, at the piano,  the girls and guides'- marched  into the- auditorium' to the  tune of Onward Christian Soldiers. Pilgrims Bfenda Leach-  man and Gail Wolverton read  the Scriptures "and Pilgrim Natalie Jack led * in prayer; During the program Pilgrim Kelly .  Webber recited a poem entitled  The Builders.  Colonists Cathy Anderson  and Louise Wilson performed  the duties of usherettes and  Angela Hilstad and Beth LePage took up the offering that  went toward the work of the  Pioneer Girls.  Five Colonists, Charlene  Danroth; Loretta Harrison, Linda Hanson, Wanda Erickson  and Barbara Lyttle presented  a short play entitled The.Golden Chain of Missions.  Guide Mrs. Mary Madison  led the Pilgrims in a fun and  sacred .song fest, and the Colonists, led by Mrs. Eve-fern  Cooper, entertained the congregation with a Campfire  Sing-a-long. Handcrafts were  on- display in the lower auditorium. ,  Pastor Erickson spoke briefly of what the Pioneer Girls  Sheila Spain, loyalty, book,  pet.  Shannon McGivern, advanced water. ��  Doreen Webber, outdoor,  Discovery rank.   .  Shirley Christiansen, kitchen  craft.   " ^  Betty Wilsori, outdoor.  Naomi Nygren, outdoor,  book, loyalty, Discovery.-   >-  Shirley     Spence, '   outdoor,  drawing, discovery.1 ���"'�����. Y^Y  ' Mari Robertsqri, new life: .  -Audrey Kiene, handcraft. -  Bonnie Horner, outdoor,  drawing, Discovery.  Natalie Jack, Handcraft, outr  door, Discovery.  Kelly Webber, outdoor, Discovery. , ;     .  Joanne Bfaithwaite, outdoory  Discovery. Y *   -  Lena Jonas, outdoor, Discovery.  Chief Colonist Guide, Mrs.  Joan Rigby, named several  who had helped with the Colonists during the year, and expressed warm appreciation for  their services. She presented  the following Colonists with  ranks and badges.  Cathy Anderson, party planning.  '  Wanda Erickson, Activity,  Food-arts, Traveller, Literature, Christian Life, Pathfinder Rank.  Angela Hilstad, - Party planning, Junior swimmer, Babysitting, traveller, Trail Blazer  Rank.  Loretta Harrison, Party plan  ning.  Louise  Wilson,   Party  plan-  Club-had meant to the overall    ni        Jun.ioi:  swimmer,   Trail  ministry of the church, and he    B,iazer Rank.  congratulated the guides, committee members and girls on  their fine achievements.  Chief Pilgrim Guide Mrs.  Kay Owen spoke of the work  of her assistants, Guide Eleanor Wolverton and Guide  Mary Madison, and then presented the following Pilgrims  with  ranks  and"' badges:  Adele Grafton,  kitchencraft.  Yvonne Edmonds, Handcraft  Lisa Plourde, Handcraft.  . Sandra , McQuarry,  Kitchencraft,   -   "  FOR RENT  LARGE STORE IN BAL BLOCK  Marine Drive in Gibsons:  Call K. Crosby - 886-2481 or 886-2098 Res.  Barbara Lyttle, Party planning, individual sports.  Charlene Danroth, Party  planning, Trail Blazer Rank.  Lisa Dew, Party planning,  Trail Blazer Rank.  Increase shown  The annual-. Christmas Seal  Campaign peaked at $485,476  this year, with the final audit  March 1, indicating an $11,672  increase in receipts over last  year's campaign.  Some 482,000 contributors  responded to the 616,000 appeals directed to homes  throughout. J3.C. during the  three-month Campaign.  Funds raised through the  Campaign are directed towards "the eradication of tuberculosis and increased research into other respiratory  diseases.'  Basketball  (By  FRANK  HAVIES)  Last   weekend   Senior   boys  ,, and  cheerleaders travelled  to  King George Secondary School  for this year's Tri-Zone.  Elphie's first game against  Agassiz, Thursday, was a  close contest throughout and  the lead changed hands several times. When the final buzzer  went off the Cougars were on  top 87-70. The Seniors played  - good solid ball. Top scorers  were Wayne Smith 37, Frank  Havies 13, Dave Neumann 12  and Richard Egan 11.  In Elphie's second game with  St. Pats, the, Cougars got off to  .- a bad start and fell behind.  They kept fighting back and  -. hustled harder. At one point  the seniors were behind by 15.  At the half Elphie was behind  7 points: In the second half the  Cougars came out strong. The  end of the game, proved victorious for the boys. Final  score was 88-68. The Cougars  bad worked hard for this victory. Top scorers were Frank  Havies 29, Leigh Wolverton  21, Wayne Smith 14 and Richard'Egan 12.  The Cougars were now in  the finals and the winner otf.  this contest was heading fori  the Single A Championship in  Kelowna. Garibaldi was the  team Elphie ifyad. to play.  In the final the Cougars got  off to a. fast start and hustled)  well. Midwa^ through the second quarter the Cougars were,  up 16 points. At the half they  were ahead 9. In the second ,  half the Cougars lost their mo-  menum and Garibaldi got hot.  Elphie missed, some critical  shots in the third quarter and  fell behind. The Cougars never could catch up andrwihen  the game ended the-score was  78-65 in Garibaldi's favor. Top  scorers were Wayne Smith, 26,  Leigh Wolverton 14 and Dave  Neumann  13.  Wayne Stmith and Frank Havies from Elphie, Walter Kor-  ; iath and   Don   Herman   from  : Garibaldi and Rudy Belgardt  i from St. ��� Pats were  awarded.  ��� first All-stars.... - _���        ._& ...    *  .^Second team All-stars were  -L&igfc   Wolverton   of   ELpftiiri-  stone, Brian Makela from Al-  dergrove,   Doug   Striker  from  Agassiz, Ross Macdonald from  Cariboo Hill and Lance Ciglic  from King George. Rudy Belgardt from St. Pats was awarded the Most Valuable Player  for his  efforts in  this  year's  Tri-Zone.  Senior. Boys and Cheerleaders thank all the fans who travelled to King George to cheer ,  the Senior Boys.  The Cougar basketball season has ended for another year  and they also thank the people  and organizations who helped  the senior boys along this year.  They especially thank Gibsons  Lions club for donations for  travelling expenses, and PorJ;  Mellon for the use of their  hall.  'The seniors thank their  coach Garry Gray for his time  and effort he gave this year.  Hugh  Lynn,  the  team's man-  LEGAL  DEPARTMENT OF  PUBLIC WORKS  OF CANADA  TENDERS  S___E_ED TENDERS addressed  to the Supervisor of Tendering,  Department of Public Works,  Canada, 1444 Alberni Street,  Vancouver, B.C. V6G 1A2 and  endorsed  "TENDER FOR TWO-YEAR  CLEANING CONTRACT ���  POST OFFICE, GIBSONS, B.C.  will be .received until 11:00  a,m. (-P.8.T.) MARCH 25, 1974  "Plans, specifications and  forms of tender can be obtained through the Postmaster,  Gibsons, and above DPJW Office; can foe seen at Stechejft  Post  Office.  To be considered each tender must be made on the printed forms supplied by the Department and in accordance  with the conditions set forth  ' therein..'  The lowest or any tender not  necessarily accepted.  H. Ladoucier,  A/Head, Tendering and  Contracts.  ager, did a great job this year  and it wasn't easy. The team  depended on him to be there  when he was needed and he  pulled them through. He did a  great thing for team morale  and kept everybody in good  spirits. Hugh deserves a lot of  credit and thanks and everybody hopes he returns next  year, along with Mr. Gray.    ;  Wedding Albums, Baby  albums, Magnetic photo  albums, Guest Books, Daily Reminders, Desk Diar-x  ies, Travel, and Address  books. Miss Bee's, Sechelt.  Coast News, Mar. IS, 1974.    7  ILog or styro floats tol  j order,  g a n g pi I & n k s, ,1  Wharves, anchors - Calll  [us for your r<E^iiireinents|  Call BERT CARSON  886-2861  TWILIGHT THEATRE  Gibsons 886-2827  Thurs., Fri., Sat.  March 14, 15, 16  ENTER THE DRAGON  MATURE ��� WARNING ��� Scenes of Brutality  4  ��^^^P"^*i"^^~��*^-*l"^��*^"��M�����Mi*����*M��M����il____B____��____l  Sun., Mon., Tues. March 17, 18, 19  40 CARATS  GENERAL  I   .  JIM RIDGEWELL and PETER FROMAGER  cordially invite you to attend a  DANCE  at the OLD LEGION HALL, SECHELT  FRIDAY, MARCH 22nd, at 9:00 p.m.  Bar and Refreshments ��� Live Music  Tickets $3.00 per couple  SCIENCE FAIR  SECHELT SCHOOL DISTRICT No. 46  ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS  Pupil Projects  Industrial and Government Displays  Sechelt Elementary School Gym  Thursday, March 14 - 7:00 p.m.  SUNSHINE COAST GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB  PRESIDENT'S BALL  Dinner Dance  New Legion Hall, Sechelt  Saturday, April 6  Tickets $7.50 each. Available at H. B. Gordon  Agencies, Sechelt; Douglas Variety, Gibsons,  and the Clubhouse. 6 tickets to members.  Phone Clubhouse for reservations & information  886-2020  VANCOUVER ORCHESTRA ��� COAST TRIO S   Coast News, Mar. 13, 1974.  My Power  (Continued from page 2)  world. The ones who could be  ���bought (taught the value of  money) were tolerated and  encouraged to rape the land  for your--.profit.; Those who  ���wanted no part of your money  system were pushed off the  choice lands, denied their religions and harassed till they  ha_ ho, choice but to acquiesce.  Let us not pay forever for the  mistaikes once hiade by a few  self-righteous individuals.  Let's not keep supporting  the Great Money Syndrome  which has (been and could continue to be the most destructive force oh earth, A governing body must be responsible  to the needs of the people?  basically - food, clothing, and  shelter. Is it right to price  land so high' and tax it so  steep that only a few can afford it and then allow these  ���people to either lease it to lie  unused or to strip it bare and  destroy, every bush or blade  of grass upon it? When I and  thousands like me would like  ' nothing: more than to be allow  ed to live on this land and encourage it to produce.  Aren't we indeed still living.  under  federal   tyranny  when  a man cannot go off into the  woods and erect a simple cabin to  live  in because MacMillan and  Bloedei  or  some  other   corporation   has  rights  that are backed by our govern  ment against us, the common  folk,  the   greatest  proportion  of voters.YDs this injustice to  be tolerated so that we may  have five or six different col-  '    brs end brands of toilet paper  or is it so we can have 80  pages of advertisements in our  Sunday papers? Is it not time  to bring our world back into  perj_pectivev  to   quit   riptping  and tearing at our earth and  start putting back into it some  love and: appreciation?  ���   My   grandfather   like   Mr.  Gibson came to British Columbia because he saw a land  of plenty; he took only what  his family could use and gave  of himself to make, this land  productive. He was a man of  v;_imple   needs   who. intejadejd  his people to live comfortably  in this manner until there was  no  one left to continue  his  line. He used only iihe deadfall and rotten wood for his  'fires;  selectively cutting mature trees   when   he   heeded  lumber for buildihg. Occasionally he would take a grouse,  a fish, or a deer to stock his  larder but mainly the family  lived on what he grew in his  garden.  Dried leaves or pages trom  ' the    annual   catalogue   were  good enough for his behind as  was   the  one-hole  which   he  sat on. In short he lived an ex*  .eiriplary ah_ beneficial life in  an  ecological sense, and ;was  Awarded in the end by naving  what   meager   holdings  were  his wrested' from him through  inheritance   and   tax   hassles,  legal fuss and countless dung  heaps  of   red  taped  bureaucratic! nonsense. No longer can  I stand aside while men like t  these are stamped on unmercifully in the name of making  a fast buck by unscrupulous  money-grubbers.  Too long have I been a mem  ��� ber    of    the  make-no-waves  fringe   elements   hoping   tlhe  capitalists    would    ease    off  peacefully. 'Silently I have sat  aware that, for instance Port  Mellon pulp mill uses' 25 million gallons of water per day  in their process1 and has blocked their fish, ladder during  spawning season so that they  could meet their quota; and  that McNab Creek Logging  Division of Canfor has several  times hauled and logged across  spawning grounds in major  creeks and has in fact entered  the creeks with bulldozers and  ���front-end loaders and. taken  the gravel out of the actual  spawning beds for road construction in order to save a  few bucks, hauling costs.  I have watched good timber  being left on the ground because someone or another felt  it wouldn't pay to pick it up;  it is subsequently burnt during slash clearing process. I  have watched them log stands  of immature timber simply because they owned the. rights  to it; I have seen gravel, test  drill holes on the flats at the  mouth of a creek - one of the  few really good bird nesting  areas on that part of the coast  - to be dlestroyed of. course  should a gravel pit be put into'  production.. And I have become sick and furious during  it all.  It seems the government a-  gencies in these cases by their  silence and their failure to enforce effective control me_-  sures are in effect condoning  this sort of behaviour on the  part of the large companies.  You have backed uis into a  torner, world, me, and mine,  and left us no choice but to.  come out fighting. Fight we  must and fight we will, in the  tourts, on the streets^ where-  ever and whenever we can  strike most, effectively. None  of ,us want to die br go to jail  or be' martyrs in any w_y<  However neither will we' continue to ibe, used to. the advantage of. government condoned  syndicated rip-offs.  We're going to take our guns  and ^>ur axes, our womeli and  children and head off into the  woods andi (when we 3ee a useable piece of land settle upcm  it; we'll stay there till somebody comes along to say w_  can't    then    claim    squatters  rights and if you run one of  us out there will be 'two' or  three to take his place. We _L  all be working toward a common goal of slowing our pace;  our  restless destructive  pace/.  and  returning  once  more to  the harmony and existence of  an artfuL agrarian age.  Adventurer, outdoorsman, naturalist^Tommy, Tompkins guide-  young viewers into remote wilderness areas of B.C. and! Xhte  Yukon to study wildlife, on. CBC-TV.  j  Call 665-2800 in Vancouver for Autopian claims service in the Gibsons  area.  If you're involved in a motor vehicle accident, just call 665-2800 in Vancou-  ver and.ah ICBC adjuster will arrange for your car to be inspected and  your claim settled as soon as possible.  giveusa  Haveyou one in a amaller  pot? She's probably going to  Utt-witatma.  your insurance company  If you have to call Long Distance, call collect. Letters fo Editor  Editor: I would sure like to  know the name .of the person  wtho complained about, our  Village crew . spending too  much time in a Village cafe.  Surely they can find something better to beef about.  n. I have been iii said cafe  countless times when the crew  have come in and at the very  most,they might be in there  15 min. It will take them a lot  longer to. have to make their  own .'.coffee'or is said person  afraid the cafe might make a  few cents out of the coffee.  How low can a person get.  - lily Hammond, Gibsons.  Editor: The terrible fire we  had in Gibsons, Feb!. 23 shoulid  make us all aware of what  could happen, if those Shell  gas tanks -were to be ignited.,  Either a fire wall should be  built or tanks moved. It is our  village and surely our Village  council and firemen should be  able to do something about it.  Also that fire trap building  beside the tanks * should tote  torn down. How about it - Lily  Hammond, Gibsons.  Coast News, Mar. IS, 1074.    3  Jack & Jill Co-operative  OPEN HOUSE  THURSDAY, MARCH 21���7-8 p.m.  Gibsons United Church Hall  Stormy trip for patient!  SUNSHINE COAST  REGIONAL DISTRICT  PUBLIC NOTICE  Re - GARBAGE COLLECTION SCHEDULE  Due to recent bad weather conditions, it has  not been possible to maintain the garbage collection  schedule on a current basis.  Omissions in collections have so far occurred on  Thurs., Mar. 7, 1974 affecting Gibsons Heights and  Gower Point area, and Fri., Mar. 8, 1974, affecting  the area from Wikon Creek to Sechelt Indian Reserve.  Arrangements have been made to have 2 garbage trucks operational during the forthcoming  week from Mar. 11 - 15, 1974, to remedy? thele collection omissions and to restore the schedule to normal if possible.  We regret any inconvenience caused, and thank  those concerned for their understanding of the circumstances.  Mar. 8, 1974  E. WILLMOTT  Secretary-Treasurer  Um&'I  Send now for our beautiful,  New OOMPUEfTE AFGHAN  BOOK. Has everthing ��� 15  bright cozy afghans to make  plus 20 smart fashions,' accessories. Knit, crochet, weave.  Make pillows, gifts for 'baby.  Choose from granny, colonial,  embroidered styles, many  more.  (Send ONE DOLLAR for  COMPLETE AFGHAN BOOK.  $1 each pattern ��� cash,  cheque or money order. Add  15 cents each pattern for first-  claSs mail and special handling  to Alice Brooks, Coast News,  Needlecraft Dept., 60 Progress  ave,-Scarborough, Ont. MIT_P7  For All Your>  Knitting Needs  The Yarn Barn  Cowrie St., Sechelt, 5-9305  HIGH   DENSITY   PLANTING  ': Because the' total amount of -?  ^good vegetable land is limited  Aland expensive, and . the demand for food ha�� risen, growers hope to squeeze extra produce from their fields by  bunching their plants in tighter formations. The . consequences of high density planting on the health of plants as  well as on the yield and quality of the crop, are being ex}-  amined by Agriculture Canada scientists.  During the height of the  snowfall at 10:50 Thursday  morning the emergency truck  of the fire department was  called out for a heart case at  Gibsons Medical Clinic. The  man managed to reach the  clinic but the difficulty was in  getting him to St. Mary's Hos-  ' pital owing to road conditions.  The>. emergency truck of  Gibsons Volunteer Fire De-  , partment was called on to do  the job. With the aid of Gibsons and Sechelt RCMP it. conveyed the patient to the hospital on a trip over a highway  which could be described- as  precarious.  Here are some highlights of  the heavy snowfall. It ranged  from Port Mellon and beyond  to the Pender Harbor region  with the lesser fall occurring  Watson fights on  Aid. Norman Watson in his  continued dlrive for a public  library in Sechelt to cover the  Sechelt Fire Protection District sought the support of Sechelt's council.  He informed Sechelt council  that with 65 percent of the use  of the library by people outside Sechelt he sought the aid  of the Regional District board  which turned him down not  having that function among  its capabilities. After outlining the position to Sechelt's  council he decided he would  write a letter to a library  authority in Victoria and see  what could be done.  towards Pender Harbor.  Port Mellon recorded at  least two feet. Gibsons and  Langdale areas closer to a  foot. Outside the Coast News  office nine inches was measured.  The fall was about the same  towards Halfmoon Bay wttiere  it started to taper off in the  Pender Harbor area.  Traffic was stalled mainly  on the Rat Portage Hill in vicinity of the Girl Guide Camp  also on other hills. Traffic for.  the most part . could get  through from Gibsons to Sechelt but coming back to Gibsons Rat Portage Hill was.the  tieup spot where. buses and  trailers could not make the  grade.  RCMP at Gibsons and Sechelt reported mostly minor  accidents.  Travel from Port Mellon by  the / Thursday morning home-  bound shift-was stalled on the  long hill close to Port Mellofn.  The 8 a.m. homegoers reached  their homes after 1 p.m.  A    NORTHERN     DELICACY  1  Fruit growing in the wilds  of northern Alberta and adjacent areas may.form a basis  for developing small fruit industries, says an Agriculture  Canada scientist. He believes  some of these areas could go  into commercial picking of the  wild fruit in a manner similar  to ' the extensive wild blueberry harvests in Quebec and  the Maritimes which exceed  $3,000,000 annually.  23 bands merge  in move to get  return of lands  .Twenty-three bands from  throughout British Columbia  who lost land as a result of the  McKenna - MoBride Commission are forming a united  front to pursue claim settlements from the-B;C. Government.  Representatives of. the band-  will meet in Victoria Marcjh  19 and 20 to discuss possible  ways of gaining compensation  for the 37,000 acres taken by  the !l_12-d6 Royal Commission  of the federal and1 provincial  governments, often called the  McKenna - McBride commission.  Bands with claims are: Alexandria, Beecher Bay, Chemainus, Clinton, Kincolith, Kit-  wanga, Lower Kootenay, Met-  lakatla, Nahwitti, Nazko, Oh-  iaht, Okanagan; Osoyoos, Penticton, Port Simpson, Qua.-  sino, Seton Lake, Sheshaht,.  Squamigh, Ulkatcho and Upper  Similkameen.  Delbert Guerin, Chief of the  Musqueam Band and represent  ative of the Chiefs'' Council of  the Union for the Fraser West  District, will chair the meeting  Chief Paul said the issue of  reserve land losses is different  from the aboriginal land claim  which deals with IndSan ownership of all lands in B.C. and  is based on Native title prior  to white settlements.  ;#���  Sunshine Coast Credit Union  ANNUAL MEETING  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20th, 8:00 p.m.  ��  OLD LEGION HALL, Mermaid Street, Sechelt  Announcement  ROYAL BANK  Gibsons, B.C.  w-r-ir'r'���       _____  New Banking Hours  Commencing April 1st.  Monday to Thursday - 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Friday  - 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.  YOUR DIRECTORS WILL REPORT ON 1973 BUSINESS  ELECTION OF DIRECTORS  DECLARATION OF DIVIDENDS  DISCUSSION ON FUTURE POLICIES ��� Your advice needed  EVERY ADULT MEMBER HAS A VOTE  EVERY MEMBER should attend to give direction to your officers  and staff in the conduct of YOUR business.  I  WILL WE SEE YOU ON THE 20th??  BANK of MONTREAL  Gibsons, S.C.  Revised Banking Hours  Commencing April 1st.  Monday to Thursday - 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Friday  ��� 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.  M  1 Hospital expansion needed  iSt. TMary's Hospital is seeking expansion of its servicing  area owing to over-crowding  of the present area.  Wlbat is desired is an expansion of this area from 3,3S2L to  9,000 square feet on the northwest corner of the building.  This would' relieve overcrowding in the X-ray. laboratory, pharmacy, board room,  doctor's   lounge,   lecture  area  and the administration department.  A research team is to visit  the area shortly. It will he  composed of professional technicians who will work with  the Co-ordinating council to  establish needs and priorities.  These details were revealed  at the meeting of the Regional  hospital board! when Chairman  Frank West outlined the program to other board members.  3.0 Coast News, Mar. 13, 1-974,  *3Z  KINSMEN  PAST & PRESENT  Don't forget you are invited to our   -  25th Anniversary  at the  LEGION HALL, Gibsons, MARCH 23, 8:15 pm.  For details contact any Kinsmen  "CAREFREE" CONTINUOUS  Kfkd 7 Aluminum Gutters  & Downspout.  as advertised on CJOR  5x4 white baked enamel gutters; 2x3 downspouts  20 yrs. guarantee against cracking and peeling paint  ALSO  Insulated Stucco  Marblecote Stucco  Over Old Stucco  Aluminum  Replacement  Windows  ESTIMATES GLADLY  Phone Collect  874-8939  Local Phone 886r9106  ULTRA STUOCOL1TE  Deal direct with the Contractor Div. of XJ.SX  | 243 W. Broadway, Vane.  SUNSHINE COAST  REGIONAL DISTRICT  NOTICE of PUBLIC HEARING  AMENDMENT TO ZONING BYLAW  Pursuant to S.703 of the Municipal Act a pub-  He hearing will be held at the  OLD LEGION HALL, SECHELT  Monday, March 25th, 1974, 7:30 p.m.  to consider By-law 35(21), a By-law to amend the  Sun_hine Coast Regional'District Zoning By-law 35  1970. AH persons who deem their interest in property affected by the proposed By-law shall be afforded an opportunity to be heard on matters contained in the By-law. . Y  The intent of the Py-law is to rezone from RII  - Residential II to Rl - Residential I all of D.L. 4298  except Lots 1 to 9, Plan 14800, Lots B and C, Plan  14301 and that Portion of D.L. 4298 lying to the  north of Norwest Bay Road.  Take notice that the above is a synopsis of a  By-law that may be inspected at the Regional District Office, Davis Bay, at the times indicated,  namely Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m* to 12:30 p.m.  and 1:00 p.m: to 4:00 p.m., and the synopsis is not  intended to be and not deemed to be an interpretation of the By-law.  Sunshine Coast Regional District  E. WILLMOTT  Box 800, Sechelt, B.C. Secretary-Treasurer  Therapy van returns to area  "We're going to Have to give It another try���instead  of bis tonsils, we removed a wad of bubble gum."  Auxiliary suppots Snoopy  The March 6 meeting of  Gibson's Auxiliary to St.  Mary's Hospital was held in  the Health Centre with Vice-  president, Marge Langdale, in  the chair.  Alameda Whiting reported  112 talbles at the bridge night  Feb. 25. First prize' was won  by Gladys Legh and Lee Macey, second by Doris Housby  and, Bette Cooke; door prize  by Nancy Nygren. The next  bridge will be held on Maflch  25. For information, call 886-  2009 or 880-2050.  Report on the Hospital Volunteers was given by Ivy  Richards. A birthday party on  March 17 is planned for Mrs.  McHeffey and Mrs. Pierce in  the extended care unit of St.  Mary's Hospital. (Patients in  the extended care are helping  For your printing phone 886-2612  4890  *\-^ SIZES 6-14.  GIRLS - GO for this soft,  smock-inspired style! Easygoing all the way from the  shoulder shaping to hem - no  stop for a waist seam! Choose  pert provincial prints.  {Printed pattern 4 8 9 Q :  Girls' Sizes 6, 8, :10, 12, 14j. Size  ���!_ takes 1% yards 45-inch.  Send one dollar for each,  pattern - cash or cheque or  money order. Add 15 cents for  each pattern for first dais  mailing and special handling-  to Anne Adams Patterns, c/o  Coast News Pattern Dept. 60  Progress ave., Scarborough.  Ont. MTT 4QP7  FABRIC HOUSE  GIBSONS  For all your Sewing  and Knitting Needs  Marine Drive 886-7525  to make Snoopy lapel pins to  raise money for the proposed  Mini-bus. Mrs. Richards reported a poor response from  the Gibson's area at the Tag  Day on Sat.' March 2.. It is  hoped people will show their  interest by buying a ^Snoopy'  pin which are available for  25 cents or any donation.  A sewing meeting at the  home of Amy Blain in February was enjoyed. Nylon net  scourers were made which  will be sold in the Hotspit'al  Gift Shop. Jane Maksymiuk  will be hostess at the next!  sewing meeting March 20 at  1.30 p.m.  May Fiesta -Smorgasbord  and Dance plans were discussed ibiy convenor, Marge Langdale. This popular event will  be held in 4 the Legion Hall,  Gibsons May, 4. Tickets are  available from Vi Harris at  886-2549 and Dooley Mason at  886-2600.,  LIONS GOLF TOURNEY  ��  On the very day it snowed  heavily,. the Lions Golf \tourn-  ey was announced. It/will take  place Sunday April 7 and entries from iPowell River, Texada Island, Pender Harbor'  and naturally Gibsons are expected.  WANTED  Used furniture or what  have yon  AL'S USED FURNITURE  WE BUY BEER  BOTTLES  Gibsons ��� 886-2812  The occupational therapy,  mobile van, sponsored, by the  B.C. Division CARS, will visit  the Sunshine Coast between  March (18 and March 29.  At the wheel will be Mrs.  Flora Brady, senior occupational therapist with the Society, who will Ibe treating patients by referral from the  family physicians  Mrs. Brady and the modern,  fully-equipped van .will be at  the Public Health Unit, Gibson's on March 18 ahd March  19; at St. Mary's Hospital,  Sedhelt, March 20, 21,   and 22.  The purpose of the occupa-  IDB plans to  help businesses  The Industrial Development  Bank endeavouring to make  its facilities better known and  more readily available in the  Gibsons and Sechelt areas has  assigned Terry Topham, credit  officer, to service these areas  on a full-time basis. He and .  other credit officers of the  bank , make regular monthly  visits to Gibsons and Sechelt  to meet with businessmen who  have need of I.D.B. financing.  {Speakers on the functions of  the Bank and1 the problems of  small businessmen, are also  provided for service club  meetings, etc. upon request.  , An agency of the federal  government, the Industrial  Development Bank makes  term loans to almost every  type of business undertaking  ranging from manufacturing  plants to farms, retail outlets  and professional practices,  provided the proposal is sound  ahd reasonable financing is  not available elsewhere.  Additional information, can  be obtained from Mr. Topham  or by contacting the Industrial  Development Bank, 145 West  15th Street, North Vancouver;,  phone -80- 6571.  tional therapy service is to  bring maximum possible function to the person disabled by  arthritis and. when, time permits, patients with other disabling 'diseases are , treated  also. ���  Careful assessment of the  patient's functional abilities  and disabilities is the first step  Working splints may be. moulded to a patient _ wrist providing support ahd reducing pain.  Shoe adaptations lessen pain  of foot disabilities and can  provide stability. Serif-(help  aids, many designed by CARS  staff, often are recommended.  These will include pick-up  sticks, dressing aids, bathing  ai'ds, all to help patients who  have difficulty handling their  own home situation because of  weakness, pain or stiffness.  Analysis of the home situation can result in adaptions to  furniture, bathroom and kitchen appliances,' dll to/save  work and ease.strain.  For Real Estate on the  Sunshine Coast  K. CROSBY  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  Gibsons ��� 886-2481  BE ELECTRIC It_.  )  SERVING YOU ELECTRICALLY  NEW MSU1UTI0NS  > REWIRING  flKTPIC HEAT  'DESIGN  MAWnNAHCE  PHONE  AFTER BBS  (BOB)  AFTER HRS (ED)  886-1605  886-7658  886-1406  FILL FOR SALE  4,000 cubic yards, or better, of earth and rock fill fo be moved  r  from the property of  Ken's Lucky Dollar Foods  GIBSONS, B.C. "  IN THE NEXT FEW WEEKS  DELIVERED LOADS (approx. 12 ck yds.) will be rated according to  quantity taken and distance to be hauled  APPLY TO: '  W. E. EDNEY, Mgr.,  -.     KEN'S LUCKY'DOLLAR        ���    * Phone 886-2563 N  SUNSHINE   COAST   DIRECTORY  ACCOUNTANTS  W. PHILIP GORDON  CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT  Room 208, Harris Block  Gibsons  Ph. Bus. 886-2714; Res. 886-7567  AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES  NED TIRES?  Come in to  , COASTAL TIES  at the S-BENDS on  Highway 101  Phone S86-270Q  AUTOMOTIVE - PARTS  SALES and SERVICE  ���- Rotor-Lather, service for  Disc brakes and Drtim  Brakes. *  ��� Valve and Seat Grinding -  AILL MAKES SERVICED  daTsm sPECiAusrrs  AL JAMIESON  JAMIBOH AUTOMOTIVE  Gibsons     Phone 886-7S-L9  BANKS ______  ROYAL BANK OF CANADA  GIBSONS Branch-Ph. 8S6-220I  SECHELT Branch-Ph. 885-KW1  HOURS "  Gibsons: Mon. - -Thurs.  ,10 a.m.> - 3 pjn.  Fri, 10 a_n; - 6 -p.ro.-  Alternate Tues. 10 - & 4 - 5.30  Seehfeltr*Tues: -Thurs.  : 10 a.m; - 3 p.h_   -  Fri, 10 a.m. - 6 psa;  Sat, 10 ajn. - 3 p.m  BUILDING SUPPUES,,  t -  *  (1971) LTD.  LUMBER PLYWOOD  CONCRETE PRODUCTS  > READY BOX CONCRETE  Phone 886-2042  "A complete building serrW  twin aaa lumb&  & BWUMK SUPPUB IM.  Everything for your'building  needs  Free Estimates -  Gibsons Sechelt  886-2291-2        . 885-2808-0  L & H SWANSON LTD.  READY-MIX ��>_Ka*ETEl  Sand and Gravel  BACKHOES  Ditching - Excavations  Porpoise Bay ~ Road  885-9666, Box 178. Sechelt, B.C.  BULLDOZING, BACKHOE  CUSTOM BACKHOE WORK  SEPTIC TANKS INSTALLED  Government Approved  Free Estimates  Excavations ��� Drainage  Waterline-, etc.  Ph. 886-0579, Roberta Creek.  SICOTTE BULLDOZING LTD.  * LAND CLEARING  * ROAD BUILDING   .  Phone 886-2357  BOUTH BU-MMK  Clearing ��� Landscaping  N    Backhoe Work  Phone 886-9824  R.R. 2 Gibsons  CABINET MAKING  OCEANSfDE FttNmRE  & CABINETSHOP  Hardwood Specialists  Custom Designed Furniture  ' Kitchen and Bathroom  Cabinetry  Remodelling  R. BIRKIN  Beach Ave/, Roberts Creek  Phone 886-2551  CLEANERS  ARG0SHEEH  We Clean Carpets,  Chesterfields, etc. .  No Soap Buildup  Stay Clean' Longer  FREE ESTIMATES  TOM SINCLAIR  Box 294, Sechelt  Phone 885-9327  12 - 1 or after 5 p.m.  CONSTRUCTION  CEMENT DRIVEWAYS  Free estimates  Bank financing available  GIBSONS BUILWHG SUPPUES  8: a.m. to 5: p.m. Man to Sat  (1971) LTD.  Phone 886-2642.  CONSTRUCTION (Cont'd)  WINDSOR PLYWOOD  (THE PLYWOOD PEOPLE)  Construction Plywood  -   Fancy Panels  and  all accessories  Delivery  Highway 101, Gibsons  Phone 886-9221  /-         ,   STUCCO  MEW OR OLD HOUSES  MASONRY  6AMBIR CONSTRUCTOR  FRANK FRTTSCH  886-9505, Box 522, Gibsons  . SOUND CONST.  Coastal and Island  Contracting^ for  Seawalls, Boathouses, etc.  G. Wallinder -      886-9307  MORRE'S COKRRE  Driveways - Walks  Placing & Finishing  Floors - Patios - Stairs  Box 884, Sechelt, Ph. 885-041S  FREE ESTIMATES  "      nWNNEBROS.  CEMENT   CONTRACTOR  Foundations  Floors, Driveways,  Sidewalks,  Patios.  R.R. 1, Gibsons  Phone 836-9977 or 886-7022  STAN HUHAD ROOFING  DUROID, SHAKES  OR REROOFING  R.R. 1, Port Mellon Highway  Gibsons Phone 886-2923  ROBERTS CRfEX DRY Will  Taping and Filling by hand  and Machine '   -  Spraytex Sparkle Ceilings  Free Estimates at any time  GOOD SERVICE  Phone 886-7198  CHAIN SAWS T~  SECHELT CHAM SAW QUIRE  LTD.   '        l^  SALES & SERVICE  Chain Saws ��� Outboards  Boats ��� Marine Supplies  Sechelt 885-9626  DRY CLEANERS  1 HR.  COIN-OP DRYOEANBS  SAVES TIME ft MONEY  Sunnycrest Plaza  next to Royal Bank   886-2231   DISPOSAL SERVICES   SUNSHINE COAST  DKWSAL SERVICES LTD.  Port Mellon to Ole _ Cove  886-2938. 885-9978  Call us for your disposal needs  when renovating  or spring cleaning  Containers available  ELECTRIANS  BLAB ELECTRICAL  Contracting & Engineering  Residential - Commercial  Wiring  Phone 886-7816  SIM ELECTRIC Lfd.  ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR  Sechelt ��� Phone 885-2062  JANITOR SERVICE  Welcome to^the  Floors-tine Coast  HOIK SOUND  JANITOR SERVICE  Specialists in Cleaning  Floor Waxing, Spray  Buffing,.Window Cleaning  RUG SHAMPOOING  Phone  886-7131,  Gibsons  MACHINE SHOP  At the Sign of the Chevron  HHl'S MACHINE SHOP  & MARINE SERVICE Ui  Arc & Acty Welding  Machine Shop  Steel Fabricating  Automotive - Marine Repair  Marine Ways  Standard Marine Station  Phone 886-7721  Res. 886-9956  fcT.Ms-Vk <?-._-���--*  *-..�����   VVV^W/5.VJ��//'J'*" -*��M*WX * V<��/W$IW. ,.  MARINE SERVICES -  pazco mtmssm  Complete Marine & Industrial  Repairs  14 & 16 ft. Canoes  6?_, 8, 10 and 17% Runabouts  UsedyBoat Sales  FREE ESTIMATES  Ph. 886-9604 or 886-9111  MOVING & STORAGE  LH WRArS TRAKFB IM.  Household Moving ft Storage  Complete Packing  Packing Materials for Sale  Member Allied Van Lines  Phone 886-2664 - RR. 1, Gibsons  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 APPODTTMENTS  886-2248       <  SECHELT MONDAYS  Phone 885-9712  PLUMBING  RAY NEWMAH PLUNBHK  SALES ft SERVICE  Hot Water Heating  Building & Alterations  Davis Bay Rd., RJR. 1,  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2116  6&EPUMBING  & HEATING LTD.  Certified Plumber,  Box 165 Gibsons. B.C.  FREE ESTIMATES  Phone 886-7638  New installations, renovations,  repairs, hot water heating,  blocked drains,  sewer, clearance - pump repairs  .   ft installations. Duet work.  24 HOUR SERVICE  Domestic Commercial  Industrial  SEASIDE PLUM-MO UD.  PLUMBING ��� PIPEF1TTING  STEAMFTETING  HOT WATER HEATING  ;   886-7017  All work Guaranteed  NEKIHK - SUPPUES  Sechelt Highway & Pratt Rd.  SALES ft SERVICE  Port Mellon ��� Pender Harbour  ._ Free Estimates  Phone 880-9533  Ray Coates ��� 886-7872  REFRIGERATION  ��� 3&>*��x��x vvi *$& JwX *.$$*#*,'.<* j*******^ ���J*** >.  SURVEYORS (Cont'd)  REFRIG-SATION ft  MAJOR APPLIANCE  SERVICE  Port Mellon to Pender Harbour  Used   Refrigerators   for   Sale  Phone 886-2231  From 9 ajn. to 5:30 pj_a.  , Res. 886-9949   JOHN HARRISON  REFRIGERATION  and Appliance Servicing  also used appliances for sale  PRATT ROAD, GIBSONS  Phone 886-9959  RETAIL STORES    c   i   s  HARDWARE  4  APPLIANCES  Sechelt ��� 885-9713  EATOMS BUY-IM  GALL 886-7515  Gibsons B.C.  MBS HE'S  CARD AHD OUT SHOP  Wharf Road, Sechelt  P.O. Box 213 Ph. 885-9060  Coutts-Hallmark Cards ft  wrappings; Gifts, Picture  Puzzles; English bone china  cups, saucers, etc.  Boutique  Items  Local Artists' Paintings  BERNIHA  SEWING MACHINES   '  NOTIONS, etc.  REPAIRS AND SERVICE  TO ALL MAKES  FABRIC HOUSE  Marine Drive  Gibsons 886-7525  RENTALS  Concrete     Form     Rentals  for all types of basements  Complete instuctions  provided  Please Contact  RSHBt FORM RHMU  (Rental Shop, Davis Bay)  Phone 885-2612  885-2848  Eves.  885-2359  SHEET METAL  SEA COAST  SHEET METAL LTD.  HEATING - VENTILATION  AIR CONDITIONING  Domestic Furnace Installations  Propane - Oil - Electric  Fdrced Air  Commercial and Industrial  Installations  24 Hour-Service in Oil and  Propane  885 - 2712  Porpoise Bay Rd., Box 920,  Sechelt  SURVEYORS  LAND SURVEYING  R0Y&WMHUR  SURVEYS  1525 Robson St.  Vancouver 5    '    Ph. 081-9142  Zenith6430  Sechelt '885-2332  SIGN PAINTING  ROBERTS SIGHS  "SIGNS OF ALL KINDS"  DUN-ROBERTS  1)653 Marine Drive  . P.O. Box 747, Gibsons  Phone 886-2862  T.V. & RADIO  HEYEKS'TV  Service Depot for  PHILIPS ��� ZENITH  R.CJ-. - ADMIRAL  FLEETWOOD  DEALER  .   Phone 886-2280  SUNSHINE COAST TV  SALES & SflMCE LT��  ADMIRAL - EiLECTROHOME  and ZENITH DEALERS  Gordon Oliver - Ed Nicholson  "IN THE HEART OF  DOWNTOWN SEXXJELT."  Box 799, Sechelt  Phone 885-9816  CLOSED ON MONDAYS '  TOWING  SKHEIT TOMK 4 SA1VA6E  LTD.  SCOWS  ��� LOGS  Heavy Equipment Moving  & Log Towing  Phone 885-9425  TRAILER PARK  SUNSHINE COAST TRAM PARI  1 Mile West of Gibsons, Hlway  Laundromat  Extra Large Lots  and Recreation Area  Parklike Setting  Phone  TRANSPORT  DOUBLE R  TRUCKING LTD.  EXCAVATING ��� SAND  GRAVEL ��� FELL  Phone 886-7109  P. V. SERVICES LTD  LOG HAULING  CONTRACTORS  Direct all enquiries to  Dispatcher - 883-2733  days & evenings  TREE TOPPING  ROBERT W. ALIBI  B.C. LAND SURVEYOR  Sechelt Lumber Building  Wharf St. Box 607  Sechelt B. C.  Office 885-2625 Res. 885-0581  TRE TOPPING  VIEW DEVELOPMENTS LTD  Marv  Volen,  Phone  886-9597  Clean up your wooded areas.  Remove lower limbs for VIEW  Top tall trees adjacent to  building.  WANT SOMETHING DONE?  Youl! find the help you need  in the Directory  Coast 'News, Mar. 1_, 1974. 11  Nygren goaf  survives attack  by dog pack  Timmy, the Nygren family's  6-year old goat, was recently,  attacked by a pack of misdhief  bent dogs and' if it hadn't been  for Ethel and Frank Bizentson  neighbors, Tammy would have  been ham-strung or even  worse.  It was Ethel who heard Tim-  my _ plaintive bleatings above  the snarling and excited barkings of the pack on that before  dawn morning. By the time  Frank got on the scene armed  with a club, Timmy, his head  down and tangled in his long  tether, ringed.by 12 or more  town curs, as two German  black shepherds tore at the  goat's bloody flanks.  Frank gave chase to the  pack which scattered and returned to find Timmy in a  'bad way and unable to get  back on his feet. Buaenteogi -  managed to set the goat free  and dragged him to higher  ground, but not before the  pack returned intent on finishing the job. For a second time  Frank gave chase.  Meantime, the Nygren family, alerted by Mrs. Bizentson  rescued their pal. It took two '  men and a sling to load Timmy on the truck heading for  Dr. Perry'e animal hospital.  Here an injection of penicillin  and extensive suturing of both  sides was necessary to" repair  the damage.  Timmy is now back, home^  wary- of further attacks and  for added protection, is now  tethered closer to the house  under the ever-watchful eyes  of the Nygren boys.  Another    interesting     sidelight came out of the incident,  ...a&.JTimimy, .for- the first- time-.-  in all his six years, now toler-  , ates Clara.  Malyea heads  Radio club  The Sunshine Coasters Radio club elected its new executive at the annual meeting on  March 3. They are President  Bill Malyea, Gibsons; Vice  President Cec Chamberlin, Gib  sons; Secretary Jeannie Mercer, Secret Cove; Treasurer  Jack Mercer, Secret'Cove; Coordinator Bill Price, Gibsons;  Convenor Sharon Kraus, Roberts Creek and {Liaison Officer  Vi Price, Gibsons.  The Club's main purpose is  communications for emergency and pleasure, on land and  sea. In the past they have assisted in communications for  Sea Cavalcade events, school  walkathons parades, search  and rescue and many other  services.  LEGAL  NOTICE OF INTENTION  TO APPLY FOR  A DISPOSITION  OF CROWN LAND  In Land Recording District  of New Westminster, and situated near Wilson Creek.  ���Take notice that A. G-. and  I. D. McKinnon, of Gibsons,  occupation, clearing contractor  and housewife, intend- tb apply  for a lease of the following}  described lands:  The southwest % of Lot 4089  Group 1, New Westminster  District.  Commencing at a post planted at the south west corner of  Lot 4089, Group 1, New Westminster; District; thence 600  feet north; thence 660 feet  east thence 660 feet south;  thence 660 feet we^t; and containing 10 acres, more or less.  . The purpose for which the  disposition is required is Bee  Keeping purposes.  ���-V. McKinnon  -  L D. McKinnon.  Dated March 5, 1074. SHIPS  IN NORTH WATERS  In 1972, 182 ship movements  were reported to the Transport Canada ice operations office in Frobisher Bay. More  than 25 vessels were involved  in delivering more than 61,000  tons of cargo to 51 settlements  and' bases between the Labrador coast and Eureka on  ���Ellesmere Island in the High  Arctic.  TWO NORTH  Railways  There are two railways in  the Territories. The White  Pass and Yukon Railway links  "Whitehorse with the year-  round port of Skagway, 110  miles away. The Great Slave  Railway services Hay DEUver  and Pine Point from Roma  Junction, Alberta, where it  connects with "the Northern  Alberta Railway.  Club plans lakes fishing derby  Gibsons Wildlife Club plans  a  ..ii-hing  derby  at ' Sakinaw)  and Ruby Lakes March 16"and  _(7 ^und.any senior-male member can take part.'/''    y ]?:  Bronze Pin awards for shoot  ing have been v presented;: to  Noel Fraser, John MaoFarlane  and Dan Plows. A silver pin  was awarded to Noel Ftfaser  and a gold pin to Steve Sleep.  Pat    Horvath   was   presented  with the KneeHng-rCrest.  Officers^ for this year are  Steve Holland president, Bud  Beeman, vice-president, Ray  Delong secretary ,and Don  Head s treasurer; Directors.are  J. Hind-Smith, L. Gregg, T."  Skelton, K. Sneddon, A. Anderson, B. Knowles, O. Shogan  <M. Henry, and M. and A.  Mooreroft..  CABLEVISION MEETING  A meeting to discuss local  programtning. on the Cafol/fe-  vision will take place at 8 pjn.  Tuesday, March 19, in the Sechelt offices of Coast Cable-  vision., ' Y .   _,   .  Birthday    candles    and  holders,^ spiral candles; ta-  .   pers, stubby candles, hang-  ._ ing   candles, - multicolored  candl��s. All at Miss Bee's,  Sechelt.  NOTICE TO DIVERS  ' The first in a series of meetings to discuss Scuba .sport  diving legislation will be held  jit Vancouver, City College  (Langara Campus), 100 West  !_9th Ave.,:'Vancouver, Thurs-  , day, Mandh .21 ;,at 7:30 p.m.  Further details may' be obtained from * the B���C., iSafety  Council, 1477 West Pender.  Street, Vancouver.'iPhone 664-  1351.  "-.  CASE LOT  Evaporated Milk  CO-OP, 15 oz. tins  3,0,69c  Case48 $10.79  ,:  -<ji_rxn_ru--j~ij~u~i irvi~ ��� ~ ���������** -������-������ ��^^^*mm  Pineapple Juice  CO-OP, 48 oz. tins  2f���65c  Case of 12 5p3e/^  ^^^&*0*0**+0+^^*+0*0*^0*^^^^^ *  Fancy Assorted  PEAS  AYLMER, 14 oz. tins  3,~79c  for  Case of 24  $5.99  Fancy Cream Style  CORN  AYLMER, 14 oz. tins  3,���79c  for  Case of 24  $5.99  Fancy  Fruit Cocktail  LIBBY'S, 14 oz. tins  2^. 69c  Case of 24 *P/*W  S*0*0*****0*0^*0^*0*0*0***0***0***0^*****0***^0*^0*****^*+^  ICE CREAM  BIG DIPPER  1 gal. pail  $2.59  COFFEE  CO-OP Reg. or Fine *  1 lb. pkg. W<p  CHEESE SLICES  HOT CHOCOLATE  KRAFT Singles     S?  1 lb. pkg.  :-n?a-  CARNATION Instant  12-1 oz. ���   l_ A U_T AI/E  CI Al lh   AUNT JEMIMA Reg.  rANCAIVC  iLUUK   or Buttermilk, 3% lb   99c  69c  83c  ORANGE CRYSTALS  CO-OP, Poly  4 -'3% oz. _.  MARGARINE  MOM'S Parchment  1 lb. pkg.   2w73c  for  LUNCHEON MEAT ST_ ~  ni_TI_f I CC    co"OP Sweet Mixed  PILiVLCJ    32 oz. jar   79c  75c  GREAT MEAT BUYS  LEG of LAMB  SPARE RIBS  CANADIAN  Young Pork  $1.39  $1.09  SMOKED PICNICS  Whole or  Shank End   75c  lb.  lb.  lb.  ClfflE   DATAkl    SMOKEHOUSE SUced <T|  |Q  JlllE   DAvUH    Rindless, lib. pkg     ^>lol^  TURKEYS GRADE A ��. n k ���   89c  6-10 lb. av.  lb:  RICE  CO-OP Extra Fancy Long Grain  4 lb. pkg.   SUNLIGHT  Powder Detergent  42 oz. '   $1.69  89c  BLEACH  CO-OP Household  128 oz.     ��1  -8" ���  CHERRY PIE FILLING  YOUR  CO-OP  19 oz. tin  59c  STEP LIVELY..  while the  Bargains Last  PRICES EFFECTIVE  Thurs., Fri, Sat.  March 14, 15, 16  FARM FRESH PRODUCE  Imported  Can. No. 1  LETTUCE  UKANULJ   NAVELS. 48's  GRAPEFRUIT Ws ,  RHUBARB B^r^Y  ��m Jfo/rWe    ��^C  heads  Mix or Match  10fw$l  29c  Ib.  CO-OP  FOOD  Phone 886-2522  WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO LIMIT QUANTITIES  Gibsons B.C

Cite

Citation Scheme:

        

Citations by CSL (citeproc-js)

Usage Statistics

Share

Embed

Customize your widget with the following options, then copy and paste the code below into the HTML of your page to embed this item in your website.
                        
                            <div id="ubcOpenCollectionsWidgetDisplay">
                            <script id="ubcOpenCollectionsWidget"
                            src="{[{embed.src}]}"
                            data-item="{[{embed.item}]}"
                            data-collection="{[{embed.collection}]}"
                            data-metadata="{[{embed.showMetadata}]}"
                            data-width="{[{embed.width}]}"
                            async >
                            </script>
                            </div>
                        
                    
IIIF logo Our image viewer uses the IIIF 2.0 standard. To load this item in other compatible viewers, use this url:
http://iiif.library.ubc.ca/presentation/cdm.xcoastnews.1-0175730/manifest

Comment

Related Items