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 Provincial Library,  Victoria, B. c.  Printed and Published at Gibsons, B.C.  .-a- 10c .per copy  Volume 27   Number 19, May 8, 1074.  Minibus  donors  growing  - Good-sized contributions are  showing up at the Coast News  mini-bus donation box and it  is. likely the Gibsons contribu-  tions will take a fair sized  jump before they are collected and massed with the collections from other points on the  SunsAiine Coast..  Thanks to the- indefatigue-  able Dorothy Goeson, the rummage sale grossed $304.66 Dorothy, was ably assisted by  Gloria Hostland, Shirly Innes,  Diane Skytte, Alice Horseman,  Shirley Derlby and daughter  Debbie and Mr. and Mrs. Berton Cina with, the van, to name  a few of many of her crew.  The many hours of hard ,  work gave the mini-bus a much  needed boost. Thanks go to  Morgan's Mens Wear and Sted-  man Variety store for their  donations to the sale.  Rivtow Straits Ltd. generous .  donation is a good help.  Remember Saturday, May 11 -  in Sechelt Elementary School  at 8 p.m., the Benefit Concert '  for the bus. Tickets are on sale  at the hospital, any member of  the Sunshine Choristers, or at  the door. Aduls $1, children  -50c. A one-and-a-114-l-thoUt pro-~  gram will be presented' featuring several winners and finalists in-the recent musical festival Singers, instrumentalists,  dancers and the Sunshine  Choristers will be on hand, so  don't miss this exciting musical evening!  Remember the drive closes  ' on June 3, and will positively  not be extended, so please  send in your donations to the  Coast News in Gi!bs6ns, John  Lewis, Box 652, Sechelt; or  Jim Murray, Madeira Park.  Gibsons-Sechelt  hike on May 25  Look for a large number of  leg weary young people toward the end of May.   ,  On Sat. May 25 students of  Elphinstone Secondary school  will walk from Gibsons to Sechelt as ��part of a Wjalkna-fthon  The purpose is to raise funds  .;.to complete the school's badly  needed tennis court, ^facility.  Any extra funds raised will, be  contributedto thefuiid for a  swimming pool at the school.  Students will be asking the  populace,' to sponsor them on  a money-for-mile basis and a  generous response is anticipated.  Sechelt dance  hall gets veto  The proposal to make a section of the new1 empty Twin  Creek -Lumber plant in Sechelt  into a dance hall was turned  down by Sechelt's council after hearing a report from the  building inspector.  The report maintained the  premises were not the proper -  type for a discotheque. On this  basis council rejected the proposition as presented by James  B. Grattan on behalf of Gerald  Ruth and-Barrie iPoppenheim.  Gibsons tax  rate oft fraction  WHAT IS IT? It is where tne new road is  going through to escape using the S-turn  as a highway. It should be ready for traffic shortly. ;  Sechelt taxes ��ame  Cover buffs  get attention  jSecheltf- council at last  week's meeting revealed thait  the mill rate would be 18, the  same as last year. The budget  still has to be passed by council iwhich will most likely happen at the' mid-May meeting.  Aid. D. H. Shuttleworth'who  has been working tc>wafds gain  ing supporter an arboretum  said that he has so far 30  -names of supporters for the  idea. ���  Charles Brooke of the federal hatfbors and-wftiapv*^ ad-  ministrj-tioii explained to council that the effort to clean up  pollution problems at wharves  has not yet reached the point  where legislation can be promulgated. There were 4,000  government wharves in Canada and 300 of them in BJC.  Canada Shipping Act regula  tions on pollution have been  drafted but not promulgated.  Officials are awaiting the capability of dealing with the  problem but at the present  time' do not know how.  " As matters stand even if local laws" forbid dumping into  the wharf area there is nothing to stop anyone going into  deeper wtater outside local jurisdiction and dumping undisturbed. B.C. Ferries' are ,jk>w  doing just that, he said.  . -^ vEn_for^Etment^is > a big prob  -* lem and~the eguipmeHtrfbr"yes-  sels to contain pollution is-an  other problem. He urged council to bear with the authorities  a while longer as the issue is  not easily solved. ..Mr. Brooks  was introduced to council by  Aid.   Shuttleworth.   Both   are  wartime friends.  The Canada Post Office has  .   come out with a marked imf-  provement in First Day Cover  * cancellations.  New dishes hit smorgasbord  The Hospital Auxiliary May  Fiesta smorgasbord, Saturday,  ���which drew quite a strong following in Gibsons Legion Hall,  featured two new dishes this  year. They were sweet and  sour sausage ahd Norwegian  meatballs.  Members of the Gibsons  Auxiliary worked very hard to  make it the success it was.  Much credit goes to Marge  Langdale and Jean Longley as  convenors and to Grace Jamieson in charge of food. Gaily  colored miniature maypoles  decorated each table. The smor  gasfoord table was the centre  of attraction with its centrepiece of a huge basket of spring  flowers and laden with a variety of foods.  After dinner the Penn Kings  struck up the music to bring  everyone to  the. dance floor.  Door prize was won by Dor-  *een Matthews.  At the last meeting of the  Gibsons Hospital Auxiliary,  May 1, Belva Hauka was welcomed as a new member.  Mr. and Mrs. Larry Reid  won first prize at the last  bridge night on April 22. Second prize was won by Eleanor  Grift and Louise Dorey, door  prize by Lee Macey. Next  bridge will be held on May 27.  For more details phone Alameda Whiting at  886-2050 or  Gladdie Davis at 886-2009.  It was decided to make a  donation of '$150 to the Minibus fund..  On June 5 there will be a  luncheon meeting at the home  of Jean Longley.  First aid for  Grade sixers  Red Cross is now .working  with St. -John' Ambulance and  the provincial department of  education on a project that  they hope will introduce the  Red Cross first aid course -to  all grade six children in BC  and the more, advanced St.  John Ambulance course to all  secondary school students in  the province.  Red Cross  Youth  now has  a- staff of four part-time field.  consultants    who    are    either  teachers or nurses, who work  out of Victoria, Nanaimo, Kelowna and Prince George. They  are backed up by a staff of six,  including   two   program   consultants, in the B.C. - Yukon  division office of Red Cross in  Vancouver.  Beginning with the Pacific  Coast . Indians stamp issue,  special cancellation dies will  complement the theme of each  stamp. In the case.of the Fdb.  22 Indian issue, the cancellation; features a. stylized > teepee.  In the past, First Day; Cov-  >|^> riame of,the city  ���where they wei-^cancelledir  generally Ottawa; and" the  words Day of Issue "still appear 6ut the die has beeh im-  prbved.-  The Canada Post Office recently announced that, in the  future, :it will be possible to issue First Day Covers in cities  other than Ottawa when a  stamp specifically connmem-  orates, for example, the centennial of an important city.  First Day Covers are available from the Philatelic Service, Canada Post, Ottawa,  Ontario K1A OB5  Blood donors  close to 240  Fire calls  . Fire calls were, 6 p.m Wednesday last week an acetyline  tank leak at the Powers home  on Hillcrest.  At 9:20 Sunday night a chim  ney fire at the Williamson  home on Georgia Heights.  LIONS 400 DRAW  Winner of the Lions 400 Club  draw last Friday was John  Rysznityk, who was a patient  in Sit. Mary's Hospital. This  ticket was drawn by Alec  Milne. Winners of the club's  'raffle were Herfc August, Sechelt, first, and Wally Langdale, Gibsons, second.  Close tp 240 blood donors  helped the Red Cross in its  drive for more blood to help  those requiring it.  vThe Gibsons tally was 137  donors who gave up with a  smile some 183 pints of blood.  : As regards the competitions  between fire departments both  in Gibsons and Sechelt the tally about broke even with a  slight edge either way between  the two fields of endeavor.  April moist  April's rainy weather was  well above the ten year average of 2.93 inches and appears  to have some left over to of-  ' fer in May. The actual rainfall was (nosnolw) 4.30 inches.  The maximum high temperature came on the last day of  the month, April 30 and gave  us a 6Hl degree high. The low  was 33 degrees on April 12. So  far it has beeh a cool, wet  spring..  SPECIAL  SMARTING TIME  To accommodate Elphinstone  school band concert at tfet  Twilight Theatre, Thurs., May  _6, the show, The Chinese Connection, will start at 9:30 p.m.,  Ray Boothroyd, theatre manager announces.  ��� ��� Gibsons . municipal council  , has set its 1974. mill rate at  28.55. This is fractionally below the 1973 rate of 29.38 mills  '- Council headed by Mayor  Larry Labonte at a special  :meeting. last < week -gave- bylaw  .263 required readings to make  it law.-The-tax rate plus revenues " should rais�� $544,726  of which $177,490 will go direct to the school board. Tl_sf  gives council about'- $367,000  for 'municipal purposes. Municipalities collect school taxes  and- turn them over to the  school ��oard.  Among the expenses which  loom oh the large side is $16,-  500 for fire protection service,  $20,000  towards road paving,  $5,000 for parks, maintenance  covering improvements at Brothers and Dougal parks, along  with work on Holland, Georgia, Pioneer parks and Armours Beach.  In capital expenditures  there is $25,000 covering the  Sechelt highway drainage outfall to improve drainage from  Brothers Memorial Park area  eastward.  Water utility revenues are  expected to reach $54,955 from  user rates, connection fees and  frontage tax. Close to $32,000  of this covers debenture debt.  Sewer system revenue will  be close to $142,000 with $115,-  000 being alloted towards reducing the debt on the system.  Trustees seek  convention aid  Sunshine Coast school trustees headed by Chairman Mrs.  Agnes Labonte attended . the  70th annual general ^meeting  of the B.C. School TrdsVees  association with the idea of  seeing what efforts the' meeting would" evoive to acquaint  the1 department of education  that,, ^sphool boards needed  more help.,,  *~"Fouf'~truste__rand the'chair-  man attended.. The trustees  were Celia Fisher, Joseph Horvath, John MacLeod and Peter  Presceski.  BCSTA President Pat Walsh  said that if the pupil-teacher  ratio is reduced at all next  September, the money will  come from local taxpayers,  not the provincial treasury.  Walsh said from replies to a  survey of the 74 school boards  in the province, it became  clear that the provincial government's $21 million in supplementary and special aid  grants would not in fact achieve the stated objective of  reducing the pupil-teacher ratio.  'We told the minister a  month ago-that school boards  across the province needed an  extra $15 million just to keep  pace with inflation' said Walsh  'Any funds to reduce the pupil-teacher ratio would have  to be in addition to that a-  mount.'  Walsh said that the survey  revealed that only the high-  growth districts in the province received sufficient provincial funds to reduce the  ratio by 1.5 next September,  but he added that the reduction was unlikely to happen  in these areas because high-  growth districts do not have  the extra classrooms to accommodate these additional teachers.  Walsh  listed  a number of  findings from the BCSTA sur  vey of school boards. First,, the  government   funding . had no  significant effect on districts  withjthigh pupil-teacher ratios  nor aid it have any effect in  equalizing mill rates between  districts.     The     government  * funds also failed to bring the  range of pupil-teacher ratios  closer together between school  districts.  Y.    . '  Y*In several, large school,districts with no growth _h student "enrolments/ said Walsh  'the government funding produced no change in the pupil-  teacher ratio, but the boards  themselves managed to reduce  the ratio through increases in  the  mill   rate,  which means  higher  taxes.; As  I  indicated  earlier,  the  Minister's stated  intention was  to reduce the  ratio using  provincial funds.  In effect, in every case where  the pupil-teacher ratio was reduced it was reduced by local  taxes,   not  provincial  fun<3s.'  BCSTA calculations indicate  that if the school boards had  not   increased  taxes,   if   they  had maintained the same .mill  rate as last year, the pupil-  teacher ratio would have increased by 1.8 pupils per teacher.  "Phis serves to illustrate,'  said Walsh, 'that it's really  local taxes that are being used  to reduce the ratio, and the  Minister's . funds are simply  picking up the deficiency in  provincial government funding through its education finance formula.  'I feel it is important for the  citizens of this province to understand that it is their local  tax money and not extra provincial funds that will reduce  the ratio. I don't want to see  the school boards taking the  rap next September if the pupil-teacher ratio has not been  reduced by the government's  1.5 pupil per teacher.'  Three nurses at convention  More than 400 registered  nurses are expected to register for the 62nd annual meeting of the Registered Nurses'  Association of British Columbia (RNABC) at the Bayshore  Inn, Vancouver, May 8, 9 and  10.  Geraldine LaPointe of Kamloops, provincial president of  the RNABC, will chair all sessions. Jeanie Tronningsdal of  Creston, B.C. is chairman of  the program  committee.  Delegates will vote on bylaw amendments to permit the  addition of non-members to  the association's board of directors. New chairmen for  standing committee also will  be elected, said Moira Richter,  president, of Sunshine Coast  Chapter.  Voting delegates from Sechelt Chapter are: Mrs. June  Bandi R.N., Miss Valorie Morrison R.N, and Mrs. Moira  Richter R.N. a     Coast News, May 8, 1974.  for wiv^s!  An0tt(Mv^m  Subscription Rates: British Columbia $4.50 per year,  $2.50 "for six month��; Canada except B.C. $5.00 per year,  United States and Foreign $8.50 per year.  Published Wednesday's at Gibsons. BC.  Fred Cruice, Editor and Publfeher  Second Class Ma*:1 registration number 0794. Return  postage guaranteed.  Phone 886-2622        P.O. Box 460/ Gibsons, B.C  1974 assessments  Gibsons  Sechelt  Regional area  Total  1973 Ass.  $4,744,227  2,241,574  59,340,610  $66,326,411  Increase  $1,238,239  894,877  13,287,135  $15,420,241  While mulling over the effects of the $200 homeowner grant ($250 if you are over 65), take a look at the 1974  assessment figures for the Sunshine Coast. Then wonder  what effect further real estate inflation will have on  your next year's assessment unless the government decides to go along with this year's figure.  Last year's assessed values were $66,326,411 for the  entire Sunshine Coast region, $59,340,610 for the Regional board, $2,241,574 for Sechelt and $4,744,227 for  Gibsons.  By subtracting last year's assessment figure from  this, year you find the Regional board area is up $13,287,-  135, Gibsons up $1,238,239 and Sechelt up $894,877.  If you desire to read those figures in tabular form,  here they are:  1974 Ass.  $5,982,466  3,136,451  72,627,735  $81,746,652  One can think over the solacing thought that the  only thing raised on some land is taxes. Someone once  said we owe it to our country to pay taxes without murmuring; the time to get in our fine work is on the valuation. You may well understand that these days valuation  has gone beyond the fine point.. It is one of inflation's  leaders.  Bills 82 and 84  Legislaive bills 82 and 84, one a Community Resources Act and the other a Human Resources Facilities  Development Act, would appear to be an extension of  the Regional District board idea in to the field of social  development. Both bills are sponsored by the minister  of .Human Resources, Hon. Nonnan Leyi.  The bills request the municipal councils and regional boards to set up boards which will be responsible to  the minister through a director of human resources, an  associate deputy minister. 7::Y:YY; Y7.Y v,,^.,,/.':'v;y'.       *  TJp7tb ^  three municipal organizations to have selected a coh_-  mittee. The council of Sechelt, also the Regional District  board are not so sure yet what action will be taken. Both  are somewhat diffident about coming to terms with the  proposed legislation.  The Regional Resources board is to encourage public involvement defining requirements for social services  and to help and assist in the administration and operation  of the Community Resources board within its region.  The Community Resources boards will be at the  public level to encourage citizen involvement in all concerns that affect the quality of life in the community.  Both measures will require a considerable amount  of understanding before one grasps just what the minister has in mind.  The proposed legislation then has a director in Victoria to which the Regional boards look for advice. The  Community board will have a board of directors of not  less than 10 or more than 15 members, elected by ballot  for two years. This board can expand its operations to  include professional people and can deal with the minister on funds from various government funds.  The labor minister seeks boards of inquiry under the  Human Rights Code. This is the area in which Gibsons  Council has stepped and which the Regional Board and  Sechelt council are hesitant. '  Trying to mesh this legislative activity into a cohesive understanding of. the three governmental actions  may even have the government somewhat submerged in  a quandary. Perhaps clarity may come when the issues  receive debate in the legislature. Let's hope so.  5 to 25 years ago  Five Years Ago  April rains were heavy, 6.06  inches during 19 days. Normal  rainfall was 3.20. Temperatures were 61 high and 32 low.  The first government pollution board public hearing on  dumping sewage off Gospel  Rock area has been called for  May 14.  10 Years Ago  April's rainfall was half the  normal 4.1)2 inches with nine  days of rain and five with  frost. High temperature 65,  low 29.  A building permit has been  issued by Gibsons council for  a $50,000 Co-op store.  15 Years Ago  Les Peterson urges Gibsons  Ratepayers association to support organization of a museum  for Gibsons area.  A   stormy   meeting   of   St.  Mary's   Hospital Society   saw  a motion to vote the societty  board out of office defeated.  20 Years Ago  The  Independent  Order  of  Odd   Fellows   organized   the  Sunshine  Coast Lodge  76 in  Gibsons Legion hall. .  25 Years Ago  Thirty . visitors from Vancouver attended Gibsons Kinsmen's Charter night. Alf Whiting was president of the new  club.  This is a time of reappraisal  concerning the position of  women in society and in the  home. Certain traditional assumptions and values are being questioned and changed.  This relates both to the increasing participation of women in the economic workforce of the nation, and to  changing attitudes concerning  the position of women within  the fundamental unit of Canadian society - the family."7;/ ; Y  This basic reappraisal t>ears.  upon the Canada Pension Plan  in two main respects:      Y.  (1) Certain provisions "within the Plan accord different  treatment to male and female  contributors and beneficiaries,  and this has been questioned;  (2) Views have been expressed that housewives who  remain at (home, and! do hot  draw salaries as members of  the working force, should be  enabled to participate in the  Canada Pension Plan. Y  Action  is   now   under   way  with respect to the first issue;  The   government   of   Canada,  with the full agreement of all  provincial     governments,     is  placing legislation  before the  1974 session of Parliament to  establish full eqality of treatment for male and female contributors    and    beneficiaries.  The  second  issue  was  discussed by the federal and provincial welfare ministers at a  meeting in Edmonton in February, 1974, as a part of their,  review of the social security  system.  All   governments   recognized that there were cq%  plex     difficulties     associated  with   the   implementation   of  this  objective.  The ministers  agreed, however, that the various . possible   approaches - tp  meeting this objective should  be given serious study. The issues involved need to be examined not only by govern^  ments, but by puiblic at large.  This has been prepared!, therefore, in the hope that it will  provoke wider  public  discus-_  ^isicm Of the issues,, an#7$1&$|;  v from this discussion the7hestf.  answers may emerge.       Y 7  .���'..���-��� The central features of the  issue,   the   consideratiohs   involved, and the practical range  of options for the future were  set forth clearly by the Royal  Commission on the;Status of  Women. In the words of the  commission: �����  ���With rare exceptions, the  woman who stays at home depends on Yher husband for  money. While she may receive  a family allowance cheque, the  money is spent on the cost of  keeping a child and1 cannot be  regarded as payment for its  care. Unfortunately we have  no over-all solution for the  financial dependency of housewives. But there is one area  in which steps could be taken  to give them some financial  independence at least in their  later years. Housewives, should  be entitled to pensions in their  own right under the Canada ,  Pension Plan  Those who advocate the  participation of housewives in  the* Canada Pension Plan appear to have two goals in  mind: tp give recognition to  work in the home as regular  employment or provide some  measure of financial independence to the housewife.  There are a number of alternatives Which can be considered, and which would meet  these goals to a greater or  lesser degree. These alternatives niight usefully be classified1 into two main groups:  Those whicli would be most  consistent with the basic principles currently governing the  Canada Pension Plan, and  those which would introduce  new principles into the Plan  (voluntary participation).  In the paragraphs which  follow, an attempt will be  made to identifj^'the main alternatives which fall under  these categories, and to describe the principal issues a-  rising out of these alternatives. ' ���  '*  The   Canada   Pension   Plan,  as  presently  constituted,  pro  vides income protection for  the family unit. However, an  unfortunate .situation can a-  rise for the -housewife who  has remained at home, when  a family unit breaks down. In  suoh a case, all of the accumulated pension credit in the  Canada Pension Plan reihains  with the husband, while the  wife is left with nothing. If  she enters the labor force at  this point, she does then begin accumulating hei; own pen  sion credit, but her married  years were lost years in terms  of building up income protection under the Canada Pension  Plan. ��� ;; v-Y::YY7  It' may   be   that   Canadian  Women would regard this as  being the primary concern of  the housewife with the Canada Pension Plan. If so, legislation  which^ would   provide  for an automatic split of earned pension credits at the time  of marriage breakdown niight  v^ell   meet   the;  concerns   of  housewives, at least to an acceptable  degree.   Under such  a   provision,   earned   pension  credits   for   the   family   unit  could! be totalled and dividend  by two for each of the years  during   which   the   marriage  contract   was   in   effect,   and  these amounts would be credited to the records of earnings  of each of the marriage part-  .  hers, who would then go their  own    ways.     This    approach  could be applied both in the  case   where   there   has   been  only   one   wage   earner,   and'  where 'both marriage partners  have been in the labor force.  It would presumably be possible to create a cash income  for the housewife by requiring  the husband to pay her a wage  '  for her work in the home. Be  cause she would then be receiving   a regular  wage,  the  housewife    would    contribute  to the Plan in her own right,  and so build up her own pension entitlements.  This   approach   Would   certainly give recognition to work  in the  home as regular employment,  and' would provide  a  measure of financial  independence   to   the   housewife.  However,   it   seems   unlikely  that   most   Canadians   would  find this to be a satisfactory  alternative. It is necessary to  ask how many Canadian families would consider it acceptable   for  the   government   to  intervene in this way in the  financial   arrangements   made  between  husband   and   wife?  Also,     how     many     families  would   consider it   acceptable  to be required to make! additional Pension Plan contributions from the same level of  family income?  Another alternative that has  been advocated by some is to  permit the housewife to contribute to the Canada Pension  yours for th. asking right now.  Plan, on an optional basis, as  a self-employed worker.  This alternative might work  in one of two ways. In the  simplest case, a family in  which the husband is the sole  would appear to be as follows:  wage    earner,;     the     choices  (a) The family could be allowed to assign a portion of  the husband's earned pension  credits to. the; housewife. In  the case of mandatory pension  splitting, this would involve  increasing one type of protection while decreasing another, but it would be the family's decision.  .'���(b)" pie family could be allowed to assign a dollar yalue  to work in the home (perhaps  within some prescribed limits)  which would be over and a-  bove the Wages earned by the  husband, arid contributions  could be made in the name of  they housewife based on this  amount. This ,/\Ypuld permit  the hpusewife to build up her  owrt pension credits without  any decrease in the family  unit's basic protection. However, it Would also; mean that  the family would have to pay  additional contributions to the  plan out of the same level of  'income. 77. 7.Y7 ; YY7'Y 7  Y This approach has a number  of attractions. It would appear  tp7 provide coverage for the  housewife without encroaching upon the'pension credits  and rights of the wage earner.  TREVOR W. NEATE  LARRY E. LEWIS  LICENSED DENTAL MECHANICS  Are pleased to announce the opening'  of their office  FRIDAY, APRIL 19  for complete denture service  202 MARINE BLOCK - 1571 MARINE DRIVE  GIBSONS  (Old Post Office)  Hours by Appointment 886-2712  .,���'1'  /���:  MC  "TT  1st  ���ES-B  BO  if  /  "-j-TrY  ���  A   '    -  1  '    ��  t  lv-  i  ��� .'   .  '  "    ���           "          ,���      ���  Credit unions offer a wide range of savings plans  paying most attractive rates of interest. For example.  Term Deposits now pay the highest rates ever  recorded in the history of British Columbia credit  unions.  Take advantage of the high return savings plans at  a credit union where you live or work. Seetrte yellow  pages of your phone book under "credit unions" for  the office nearest you.  And remember too, all your savings and interest  are totally protected by the Provincial Credit Union  Share and Deposit Guarantee Fund. I     WESTFAIR AFFILIATE ��� CIBSOHS  Thurs.r Fri. Sal- May 9r 10r 11  YOUR  DOLLAR  BUYS  MORE  YOUR  AT  LUCKY  DOLLAR  STORE  BATHROOM TISSUE  BETTER BUY  6 roll pack _���:_,__ i-���-  LANGIS HOT DRINKS  Chicken in a Mug,  Beef in a Mug  12 oz. jar _.   GREEN BEANS  DEL MONTE, Cut  14 oz. tins ___- --���  SALAD DRESSING  SALAD BOWL  32 oz. jar __���:__ _  BOLOGNA  BtJRNS  By; the Piece   PIZZA MIX  KRAFT  15 oz. pkg. _______   APPLE JUICE  YORK Reconstituted  48 oz. tin"������'.-.���-���-������������-���-  KIDNEY BEANS  LIBBY'S Red  14 oz. tin  ���.���______  95c  DOG FOOD  ROVER  25% oz. tins ______  $1.09  ^tfor $1  89c  Mm for  POWDERED DETERGENT  $1.99  BEANS with PORK  2for79C  SUNLIGHT  80 oz. pkg. ____ 1 __���  69c  HEINZ  14 oz. tins _������   FRUIT COCKTAIL  LIBBY'S  28 oz. tin ��� __.  SHAMPOO  BRITE SIDE Regular  6*4 oz. btl. ���������-���--  59c  69c  lb.  49c  37c  CHOCOLATES  BLACK MAGIC  1 lb. box   SOUP MIX  LIPTON'S  Chicken Noodle  4% oz. pkgs. ____���  LOIN  DANISH BACON  TULIP   Y-  16 oz. tin _���______  $1.99  Z/or 65c  $1*79  MEAT MAKES THE MEAL  PORK CHOPS  Rib or  Tenderloin end ___!  LIGHT SIDE  SPARERIBS  Cut from young  tender Porkers   $1.19  99c  PORK CHOPS  loin  lb'.. Centre Cut   BURNS  DINNER HAMS  Fully Cooked  lb Cryovac %s ���____  $1.39  lb.  $1.99  lb.  PORK BUTT  ROAST  BONELESS  Alberta Grain Fed  lb.  89  0  FRESH PRODUCE  BANANAS  GOLDEN RIPE  No. 1 __���_-���  LEMONS  Fancy  Size 140s  ������  7.bs$1  6 for 49c  CARROTS  California  Bunch  ______  ONIONS  C^tlifornia  Medium      bunches  49c  jLibs. mVwC  April busy auxiliary month  The six Auxiliaries to St.  Mary's Hospital at the monthly meeting of their Co-ordinating Council Apjrtt 28 with  President Mrs. Doreen Dockar  in the chair learned that the  meeting of the B.C.H.A. Lower Mainland region will be  held May 14 at the Royal Columbian Hospital, New Westminster. It was estimated that  about 40 from the Sunshine  Coast will attend.  Volunteer Director'Eve Mos-  crip reported that April was  an extremely busy month in  all services. The baby photos  department has purchased a  neiw polaroid camera to take  colored photos of newiborns in  the hospital. The volunteers  would like new mothers to  give them earlier notice of  new arrivals.  A new chairman is needed  for. flower care so anyone interested can contact Mrs. Eve  Moscrip at 385-9322.  The Library part will make  regular rounds every Monday  and Friday to add to patient-'  reading pleasure.  The first group meeting of  Junior Volunteers was held at.  the hospital with Mrs. Dana  Kearney, 1st floor head nurse,  Mrs. Moscrip . director and assistant volunteer director Mrs.,  E. Hatfield. The girls iwere  given a briefing on hospital  ethics. Parent consent forms  have been sent out and training will start next week. Jun  ior volunteers are a great help  especially    during    the    busy  summer, months.  Special aprons have been  made for the patients added  safety. Extended care patients'  annual craft sale started Monday April 29 and was to continue to May 3 but after Monday there was not much left.  Gibson's Auxiliary provided  the favors for the Easter trays  marshmellow bunnies.  Birthdays celebrated were  Mrs. Christine Johnson of Pender Harbor, on April 20th a  grand 95th entertainment,  Mrs. Mary Redman on the piano. Hostesses were Mrs. Doris  Pringle, Mrs. Mary Redman,  and Mrs. Eve Moscrip.  April 25th a combined birthday party and bingo was held  for Mrs. Ellen Nygren and Jim  my Szabo hosted by Roberts  Creek Auxiliary members Mrs.  Madeline 'Grose, Mrs. Charlotte Raines, Mrs. Flo McSavaney and Mrs, Betty Merrijck.  Twelve hairdressers were  kept busy for the month, these  ladies always make a special  effort to have the ladies hair  all primped and curled for' the  special parties.  Plans for at convention display are well underway.  The blood donor clinic was  sponsored by the Auxiliaries.  Nurses aiding for the day  were Mrs. Jackie Donelly, Mrs.  Dixon, Mi's. Jean Laird. Mrs.  Ina   Grafe  looked   after  the  He recommends  ��� When David Poskitt designs a new home, he likes  to make sure his client is getting the best,'  both in concept and construction.  That's why, for seven of-his latest designs, he's  recommended Westwood Building Systems.  It's a wise choice. Because at Westwood we use  the finest, kiln-dried materials and the latest  technology to build quality homes at a reasonable cost.  What's more, we can help you all the way���from .  initial design to finished product. We can even  help you arrange financing.  If there's a new home in your future, talk to your  Westwood dealer.  And find out why David Poskitt says, "Westwood is  simply one step ahead of any other system."  BUILDING SYSTEMS LTD.  GIBSONS BUILDING SUPPLIES LTD.  Box 107  886-7642  GIBSONS, B.C.  886-7833  Coast News, May 8, 1974    "3  soft drink bar. Others assisting were Mrs. E. Olsen, Mrs.  Gladys Ironsides, Mrs. Neva  Newman and vMrs. Madeline  GrOse.'; ; 7'   77  Mrs. Dockar conveyed  thanks, echoed by all, to Mrs.  Charlotte Raines, chairman  for the clinic.  Mrs. Raines challenged the  firemen to contribute their  blood to the cause thus causing Fire Chief Glen Krause to  in turn challenge the other  firemen on the coast. After  Sechelt's clinic it was a near  tie between (Roberts Creek arid  Sechelt.  The Canadian National Hospital    Association    convention,  will be held this year in Vancouver.  President of Co-ordinating  Council Mrs. Doreen Dockar  will go as delegate for the  Sunshine Coast and Mrs. Char- '  lotte Raines, Auxilliary board  representative, will also attend.  Jars or vases are needed for  the   flowers   in   the  hospital.  Contact Mrs.  Eve Moscrip at  885-9322.  Sechelt's annual luncheon  will be held at the old Legion  Hall on May 23 from 11 a.m. ,  to 2 p.m. and the public is invited. Next meeting will be on  May 28.  ST. BART'S NEWS  At St. Bartholomew's Anglican church Sunday the a-  wards to Sunday School children will be presented. There  will also be a church parade  for Job _ Daughters. A flower  made by Job's Daughters will  be presented to each lady present.  Church  ANGLICAN  St. Bartholomew's  Rev. David Ilv 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 a.m.  Sunday Service 9:30 ajn.  GIBSON- UNITED CHURCH  11315 a.m., Divine Service  9:30 a.m., Wilson Creek :  2:30 p.m., Roberts Creek  ROMAN CATHOLIC SERVICES  St Mary's Chard.  Fatber E. G. Lehner  11 a.m. Mass, Sundays      -  Wed., Fri., 7 p.m.  Phone 885-9526  BAPTIST CHURCHES  Pastor - Wilbert N. Erickson  Office 886-2611; Res. 886-7449  CALVARY - Park Rd, Gibsons  SUNDAYS  Morning Worship 9:30 ajn.  Sunday School 10:45 a.m.  Evening Fellowship 7:00 p.m.  Thursday - Prayer and Bible  Study, 7:00 p.m.  BETHEL - Mermaid & Trail,  Sechelt  SUNDAYS  Sunday School 10:00 a.m.  Morning Worship .11:15 a.m.  Wednesday - Study Hour   7:30 p.m.  G-BSON8 PENTECOSTAL  Member P.A.O.C  Phone 866-7107  Highway and Martin Road  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  Morning Worship 11 a.m.  Evening Service 7:00 p.m.  Wed., Bible 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  ���an His Service ���  At Your Service  The Two Great  Commandments  Part 1 ��� Love God  Loving God wholeheartedly opens thought to the limitless   pos_alb-_ities   of   divine power.  The TRUTH  that HEALS  A Christian  Science  Radio  Broadcast this Sunday over  many     stations     including  CJVB, 1470 kes. at 9:30 a.m. 4     Coast News, May 8, 1974.  St. George's day  tea well attended  At St. Aidan's ACW annual  St. George's Day tea and sale  April 26 in the church hall  Mrs. J. Sear, an ardent worker  for the church for 25 years  outlined the projects which  would benefit from the sale.  The Leprosy Mission, Mission to Seamen, the City Mission and others including parish projects would be helped,  she said in opening the event.  . Tea tables were decorated  with nosegays of small spring  flowers and the home cooking  stall was well laden with the  layout disappearing at a rapid  rate. Garden lovers found an  s excellent opportunity to buy  the good variety of plants a-  vailable.  Brisk business kept the card  stall busy. The door prize was  won by Mr. E. Rutledge and  the food hamper by Mrs. Betty  Gregory.  THE TRUTH THAT HEALS  On the Christian Science radio program The TRUTH that  HEALS advertised in the  Coast News today, people  tell how they have found that  loving God wholeheartedly o-  pens thought to the limitless  possibilities of divine power.  Where and in wfhat may we  put our trust, obedience and  ��� love? Nowhere else but in  that Iwhich promises to promote the most great and absolute good for us and for all  mankind. To give our full love  and obedience1 and hope, we  must be able tb rest in the  knowledge that in doing, so  we are progressing in perfect  safety.  God, our principle, our first  cause, is perfect love. We can  trust this love in infinite direction.  For further. information or  free literature concerning  Christian Science please contact 885-9778.  4567  Zinnias offer varied color  ("f-rhfnt. -/tW**��t  GO FAR in pert pantsuit or  dress with the fashion details  you adore! Notice curvy yoke,  gathered shoulders, gay flower  embroidery. Send!  (Printed Pattern 4 Ev 6 7 :  Jr. Miss Sizes 7, 9, 11, 13, 15.  Size IH (bust 33%) pantsuit 3  yards  45-inch.  Transfer.  $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. M1T4P7  For All Your  Knitting Needs  The Yarn Barn  By A. R. BUCKLEY  If I were asked which was  my favorite group of annuald  I would have to say zinnias.  This may seem strange to  those who rely each year upon  petunias, snapdragons and  other plants to give them  beauty during the season.  . Petunias are the most versatile   and   perhaps   the   most  flamboyant of all annuals, for  their coloring  is either brilliant   or   subtle   according   to  variety, the plants cover a lot  of ground and they can be use-  ed  in   many   different   ways.  They   suffer   from    a .major  drawback  though.  If you are  an    average   home    gardener,  and haven't a fluorescent light  set up or a small greenhouse,  you   must   buy   your   pUantiS  from florists, supermarkets or  garden  centres.   This   can  be  very expensive and not entirely satisfactory for you cannot  always get the kind's you require, for not many retail outlets   ofifer  varieties'  of  above  average quality.  The     discriminating     home  gardener must choose annuals  which may be sown indoors in  April until they germinate and  then transplanted to flats and  placed outside for a week or  so in a cold frame until plant-  Asters fill the bill nicely, but  the bedding kinds last only a  month and the cutting types ,  must be confined to a cutting!  bed. Besides, asters often succumb to aster yellows if they  are not sprayed frequently.  Marigolds might  be  considered for they vvary greatly in  structure of plant and flower.  There are mound types, dwarf  bedding types,  large flowered  one9 and small, button flowered   varieties.   Those   hugging  the ground very  closely may*  be used for  edging. They all,.  have   similar   coloring.   There  are     yellows^,    oranges,      or  brownish-reds, fine colors for  planting   here   and   there  in  patches,  but  not  shades  you,  wish to have all over the garden. That's why I like zinnias.  Zinnias offer a great range  of form,  height and  vary in  color from deep rich reds to  pastel pinks and mauves. They  are no doubt the best all purpose annuals you can grow in  your garden. Use the tall varieties in your perennial. border  to hide the unsightly leaves of  the oriental poppies, or in vacant areas to provide color after  the irises have finished. Masis  them 'in large beds at the cor  ners of lawns, or line them out  grounds  for  smaller  annuals.  The varieties of zinnias.in cat-  as   hedges   to   provide   back-  alogues today are fantastic.  COAST PAVING  PAVING FROM DRIVEWAYS  TO HIGHWAYS  Highways, Parking Areas  Driveways, Crushed Gravel  Equipment Rentals  Main Office  Box 95, Foiwell River. 485-6iltl6  Branch Office:  Sechelt. Ph. 885-2343.  9:30 to 3:30 p.m.  How stupid to paint it where  i   -   Y youcan'treadit!  COAST DRYWALL  Drywall  and Textiired PeilingS7  FREE ESTIMATE    [  -Ph. 886-7643, 886-9974%  Our Best  <$>  >  ^TEX  MOUMM %  M N0UH-"C0*Tl>  %-ONMUVK>UI-Vi;.i  ��MmT!DJOUMC����.  %.   WIWAM* J^:  ;Fiiffcii|  I*-ttti*i_i  HlfiOFI.  Oz.jFlj|  ���BREEZE  > MONAMEL  o GENERAL  PAINT  GENERAL   PAINT  22-010  Monamel  INTERIOR  SEMI-GLOSS  WHITE  CCMTINTS: I��� It. OUNCH  &fe'.����>egS&sa*!!_  YOUR LOCAL  GENERAL PAINT DEALER  Limited Stock, so buy these specials now  ends when stock is depleted  GOODYEAR TIRES  A70xl_ White letters  D70x 14 White Letters  SALE PRICE  .00 ea.  35.00 ea.  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QUART $3.59  Look to  ACCENT COLORS SLIGHTLY HIGHER PRICED  GIBSONS BUILDING SUPPLIES (1971) Ud  Sunshine Coast Hiway  886-2642  GENERAL PAINT  FOR ALL YOUR PAINTING NEEDS  GP-4-'74  GENERAL PAINT &  WALLCOVERINGS 0  All's Well that Ends Well!  Everyone loves and appreciates desserts. They can turn  ari ordinary meal into soirie-  _thing great or make a superb  main course seem out of this  ���world.  Desserts needn't be elaborate or time consuming to ineet  with approval. In fact with today's life-style and with- rising food prices, quick and economical describe the most appeal-rig arid successful ones.  "When company conies or for  a special occasion make-ahead  desserts are also popular.  lake many foods, desserts  can be seasonal. On long hot  summerdaysji cold refreshing  sherbets and ice creams please  the palate/ During the cold  winter months, satisfying  dishes like warm fruit crisps  and cobblers and rich layer-  cakes and pies win favor. In  the spring, something light  and airy will fill the bill.  Something made with maple  syrup, a real spring time treat  is especially appropriate.  Maple Charlotte  1 3-pz. lemon jelly powder  .1 Vz cups boiling water  20 single lady fingers (4" long)  1 envelope gelatin (1 tblsp. )  Vi cup cold water     *  1 cup maple syrup -rocjm temp.  2 cups whipping cream  Dissolve    jelly    powder ' in  boiling water, and pour into  a round 6-ciip moldy to a depth  of %-inch. Chill until it begins to set. Stand lady fingei-  in jelly around sides of mold.  Chill until firm.  Soak gelatin in, cold water,  5 minutes. Melt over hot water  and combine with maple syrup  Whip cream until stiff and  fold in syrup rriixture. Pour  into mold and chill until firm,  about '3 hours. 6, - 8 serwingsfc,  Rhubarb Upside Down Cake  Melt 1/3 cup butter in 8x8  cake pari. Add 1 cup brown  sugar, mixing '. and spreading  until even. Lay 4-inch lengths  of rhubarb first vertical in two  opposite quarters of the pan  and then horizorital in the  other two quarters to end up  with a basket weave effect.  Pour over it a cake mix, white  or gold arid bake according to  mix instructions. When cooked leave in pan HO "minutes before inverting. Then leave for  few minutes before taking pan  off!. Serve warm or cold. Can  _  Duncan & Sons  Construction  Quality Builders  Recently moved fo the Coast  from Vancouver and Richmond  SPECIALIZING IN CUSTOM BUILT HOUSES  Phone 886-9698  Peninsula Hotel  CABARET  SATURDAY May 11  LTVE MUSIC  Pina will be available  Phone 886-2472 FOR RESERVATIONS  SEE  KENDeVRIES&  LTD.  1659 Sunshine Coast Hiway, Gibsons->��� -886-7112  CARPETS ��� TILES ��� LINOLEUMS  be frozen.  Mile High Meringue ."Pie   -  Your favorite lemon or cream  pie recipe  Meringue:  Add _% tblsp. cold water to  2 egg whites, arid beat until  frothy. Add. dash salt, Vi tspri.  crearn of tsirterj and;Vi\tspn.  vanilla. Continue to beat until  stiff. Add 2 tblsp. sugar arid  beat until , sti__' and forming  peaks. (Pile on pre-baked pie  and spread out Yto the crust.  Bake 12 minutes in 325'F oven.  . Sugar Saving Suggestions  - Strange as it may seem,'<  add a pinch of salt to some- ,  thing sweet.  It will make  it  taste sweeter;  - Warm desserts seem sweet  er than cold desserts.  - iSave the syrup from canned fruits, They <cari be thickened and used as a sauce over  ice crearn or. cake or used to  sweeten cream puddings and  pie fillings. Simply reduce the  amount of sugar used and suib-r  stitute the syrup for part of  the milk. The fruit flavor is ari;  added bonus.  Scout chief  Donovan F. Miller, 0149 Carnarvon Street, Vancouver was  elected president of the provincial council of Boy TScotits  of Canada at its annual meeting in Vancouver Sat. April 27.  Mr. Miller, an active member of the movement almost  continuously since he jbiriecl  as a boy in Edmonton^ taas  served; as a troop* scouter arid  a leader at all levels of .tttie  movement.  Mr. Miller is president and  director of the Canadian Fishing Company Limited, a graduate of UBC and served as a  member of the senate and  board of governors of U_SC for  about ten years.  Arbor Day on way back  Coast News, May 8, 1974.     5  The observance of Arbor  Day is coming back as a popular event across Canada. In  many provinces, backed by the  efforts of the provincial forestry associations, Arbor Day  is being revitalized as a day  in the year devoted to tree  planting and community  clean-up.  Arbor Day came into existence in Nebraska where it  -was first developed in 1872 by  J. Sterling Morton. The idea  was picked up across the United States and Canada and  over the years gained popularity until the late 1940 _f  when it disappeared except in  a few regions. Traditionally,  Arbor Day was most popular  in rural areas where-students  and teachers planted trees,  cleaned up around the school  house arid developed special  ceremonies involving planting of trees or shrubs.  In 1974, backed by forestry  associations across Canada,  Aifoor Day is being observed  mainly during National Forest  Week (May 5 - 11). In Ontar  io the Day takes place in the  latter part of April.'  Arbor Day normally features  planting of trees and shrubs  around homes, park_v school  grounds and public places. It  frequently involves special  commemorative ceremonies,  clean-up /campaigns and other  programs designed to improve  the landscape. It is truly a  Do-it-yourself happening.  There is no one calendar day  either in United States or Canada which is set aside as Ar-7  bor Day.  | Log or  styro floats  tol  order,  gangplanks,!  I wharves, anchors - Call |  [us for your requirements  Call BERT CARSON-  886-2861  fy(4Qc_Bw&   ���  Whirl out to parties in a. gay, '  glorious swirl skirt.  It'sthe swirl skirt ��� fash- ?  ion's   newest!   Crochet   easily, r*  one color at a time. Use worr >t  sted in a 3-color combination.  Pattern: 7234: direction��, sizes  8-18.$!___. . .."   '-j   : ,.��  , Send   one   dollar  for   each ;"  pattern -cash or cheque or :  money order. Add 15 cents for ;  each   pattern  for   first   dais  mailing and special haTufHng-  to Anne Adams Patterns, c/o  Coast News Pattern Dept 60  Progress    ave.,    Scarborough,  Ont MIT _E*7  For all your Sewing  and Knitting Needs  FABRIC HOUSE  GIBSONS  Marine Drive  886-7525  SHARE YOUR  GOOD HEALTH  *.  BE A BLOOD DONOR  ' v^v_ .   !?#;  DISCOVER  the SUNSHINE COAST  through  K. CROSBY  Charles English Ltd.  886-2481 886-2098  Toll Free 687-6445  THE  PLYWOOD  PEOPLE  Western Canada's  and panelling dealer  cuts prices on  BOARD  $0-99 %A  .99  4'x8'x}_"  Vx&x5/*"  One more reason Windsor is the leader! Top  quality No. 1 underlay  grade particle board ���  a great economy buy at  these new lower prices!  HIGHWAY 101 GIBSONS  886-9221  THE  PLYWOOD  PEOPLE  14 Branches  throughout B.C.  Head Office  Box 218, Surrey COAST NEWS CLASSIFIED ADS  Phone 886-2822  Deadline ��� Tuesday noo��  5c a word, minimiim 75c  for up to 15 words  Subsequent Insertions % 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  CONING EVENTS  TWILIGHT THEATRE  Gibsons, 886-2827  SEE THEATRE AD  ON  PAGE  7  May 13, Mon., 8 p.m. Enjoy a  musical concert The KING'S  TROUBADORS from Mexico.  Glad Tidings Tabernacle, Gibsons. '_  May 25: NOP Dance and Smorgasbord, Legion Hall, Gibsons.  $6 per person. Phone 886-774A  for tickets. Music 'by Dynamics^   June 30: Wargames Rally, Gibsons Legion Hall.   Every Monday night at 8 p.m.  Bingo, New Legion Hall, Gibsons.   Every Thurs., 8 p.m., Bingo,  Legion Hall, Roberts Creek.  Every Wednesday, 8 p.m.,  Transcendental Meditation. In  Gi!bsons, opposite old Legion  Hall.   DEATHS  NYGiREN ��� Passed away May  il., 10.74, Ellen Olivia Nygren,  formerly of Gower Point Road,  Gibsons, in her 86th year. Survived by her husband KariY  Erik Nygren. Sons, Walter,  Morris and Robert. Daughters  Ruth, Esther arid Elsie. 17  grandchildren and 6 great  grandchildren. Rev. J. Williamson conducted the service on  May 7 at the Harvey Furiera|i  Borne, Gibsons. Cremation.  SMITH ��� Passed away suddenly on May 3, James E'rne-st  Smith, late of Cumberland,  BJC. Mr. Smith was a former  resident of Gibsons. Survived  by his loving wife Pat, son  Sherman, daughters, Mildred  Aletha and Marilynne; his mother Mrs. Mildred Smith, Gibsons; brothers, Bill, Gibsons,  and Gordon, Haney. Funeral  service Wed., May 8 at 2 p.ml  from Piercy's Funeral C_-apel,  Courtenay. A committal service  will be held on-Thurs., May 9  at 2 p.m. from the Harvey Funeral Home, Gibsons. Interment Seaview Cemetery.  MNEMORUN  GILL ��� In loving memory of  our beloved son and brother,  Andy, who passed away May  8, 1-970.  Days of sadness still come o'er  us.  Tears in silence often flow.  Memory keeps you ever near  us  :Though  you   died   four  years  ago.  ���Daddy, Mummy, Grant,  Jamie, Aunty Nell and  family. .  CUD Of THUD  I would like to express myj  deepest appreciation to Drs.  and staff of St. Mary's Hospital for their care and concern  during my recent stay there. I  would like also to thank my  many friends for their support  during my illness. Especially  Mr. and Mrs. Lars Brakstad of  Gibsons, and last but not least  to my brothers and sister and  my parents Mr. and Mr. L. Q.\  Arthur of Gibsons. "Thank you  Mom and Dad"  ���Sandra Tandy  Cost  $25 REWARD  Small black and white neutered male cat. Answers to Kuch-  ing. Vicinity Bay Road. Phone  886-9563.   NOTICE  Take notice that from this day  onward I will not be responsible for debts made by anyone  other than  myself.  May -.la, _U-��74      J. F. Shepherd.  For Latter Day Saints in this  area, contact, 886-2546.   If you are concerned about  someone with a drinking problem call Al-Anon at 885--409.  Meetings St. Aidan's Hall,  Tuesday, 8 p.m.  Woodcutter required, $>10 per  cord. Gas and oil supplied. Ph.  886-0088 after 7 p.m.   HELPWAHTEB  June 1st, Janitor-caretaker,  Gibsons United Church. Approx. 50 hours per month. Enquire at Church; office, or Mr.  R. Jones, 886-9843.  6     Coast News, May 8, 1074.  HEIP WAHTED (Con��fd)  Wood worker for well established Vancouver boat builder.  Phone weekdays 685-6341.  Mobile Home Park. Mechanic-  Caretaker and handiman for  ally minded, must have drivers  licence. One bedroom furnished duplex supplied and remuneration. References required.  For appointment ph.  886-9826  AVON  YOU CAN SELL AVON full-  time or part-time! As an Avon  Representative you can schedule your own working hours.  Make the most of a real earning opportunity by selling  quality products right in your  own community. Call now:  885-0183  after 4 pjn.   WORK WANTED  Young boy seeking odd jobs.  [Phone Mike, 886-2438.   KAN-DO  Painting  P.O. Box 934       Sechelt, B.C.  885-2734 evenings  We provide a complete tree ser��  vice for the Sunshine Coast.  AH work insured and guaranteed to your satisfaction.  PEERLESS TREE SERVICES  '    ��� 885-2109  TYPEWRITER  & ADDING MACHINE  SALES & SERVICE  Phone 886-7111   Backhoe available on request.  Phone 886-7638.  For all your carpentry needs  Call A. SHEPPARD  CONTRACTING  885-2978  Will do any kind of work  around house and garden, also  moving and hauling of any  kind. Phone 886-9503.   Backhoe available for drainage, ditches, water lines, etc.  Phone 886-9579.  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     ~~~  Tarantula hi-rise. with 850  .double pumper to fit a 440. Ais  ���l n^y-: Phorie 886-2093. ,  2 used C skidders; 1 used 1971  John Deere 450 dozer with  blade and winch, 1500 hours.  Call Wiayne Sylvester. 879-6221  or 274-2656.       '���'������  White oil cookstove with new  electric fan, new carburetor,  and new copper piping, stand  with 2 oil drums. Ph. 886-2443.  One pair new Oars, 2 long pike  poles, 8 lb. hammer, 3 wedges,  peayy, $75. Phone 886-7181. ���.  12 x 68' trailer, Four Seasons,  with tip out, 3 bedrooms. Ph.  885-2944. "    .  ISmall boom winch, 1 drum  machine with sliding gear,  powered by Austin motor. Can  be seen at Norm Jejwitt's float  (float not included). Phoine  868-)987i2.  .  Pair of geese. Phone 886-7041.  2 bikes, 1 child's 2 wheeler, 1  girl's medium size bike. Phone  886-9872.      _____  Western style tan saddle, excellent condition. $1'00. Phone  886-9538;  '73 Honda 350 C.B. $1,000 or  offer/Phone 886-7767.  AIM-WAY PRODUCTS  Phone 886-2149  British Seagull motor, 5 horse,  good condition, $80. Phone 886-  2753.   One 6 cyl. 200 cu. in. Fond mc*  tor, new rings and valve grind.  $75. Phone 886-2584  Browto. iRedi-foed, $37.50; Re-  gina floor polisher, as newr;  garage door, complete with  hardware, 8'5" x 6'6". Phone  886-2707.  ���  Double wide trailer, 24 x 40-  Furnished, washer, dryer, $15,-  000. Phone 886*7657.  Good used Kenmore power-  mate vacuum cleaner, $75  Good condition.C hroms kitchen set, 6 chairs, $75; doulble  (bed complete with matifress  and box spring, 045. Phone  886-7273.  Brown leather coat, size 12,  zip out winter lining, $45 or  best offer. Phone after 6. 88���fr-  7565.         -  5 copies set of house plans.  Paid $300, will sell for $250.  886-280-.   *   ���    .  __  Used electric and gas ranges.  also oil ranges. C & S Sales. Ph.  885-9713. Sechelt.  MISC. FOR SAH (Cofifd)  BARGAIN CENTRE  Used furniture and household  goods  Bought ��� Sold Traded  Sechelt, 885-9848  WAWHD  i_. ���  Will pay cash for older furniture.    Lamps,    rugs,    treadle  sewing machines, etc. Call af-  ternoons or evenings, 886-9307.  Donations of any useable items  for Kinsmen White Elephant  sale, July 14. Phone 886-2151)  after 6 p.m. for pickup.  CARURUCKS FOR SALE  I960 Vz ton GMC, $200; 1966  'Pontiac S.W. $150; 300 amp  welder cont. motor, offers;  cont. motor, good shape, offers  Phone 886-7832.  Datsun 510, 1970, low mileage,  36,000. Phone 886-2330.   '  1956 GMC pickup with good  Cadillac engine. $50. Ph. 886-  7261.  '������.'���  Volkswagen with good engine  Reasonable. Ph. 886-9660.  1962 Ford Falson. Phone 886-  9810.  1962 Pontiac station wagon.  283 motor, runs, $75. Phone  886-7037   '68 0_/DD Country Squire station wagon, deluxe int., 3901  V8, auto., two way gate, radio,  etc. Immaculate. $1,850 or offer. Phone 885-2897..   1965 Ford Galaxie 600 XL con~  veritable   390,   4   speed,   75,000  miles,   good   condition.  Prion  886-7447.  BOATS FOR SALE  16' fibreglass canoe, $1160. Ph.  886-9893.      _ __  A complete top for 20 ft. or  under boat, as new, $1504 P?h.  eves. 886-74611.   16 ft Sangstercraft, wooden,  40 Evinrude, manual and controls. $600. Phone 886-2397.  14 ft. aluminum boat, 18 hp.  Evirirude 1973 model with  mechanical steering Ph. 886-  9819.   MARINE  INSURANCE  PROBLEMS?  New insurance advice  Re-insurance advice  Claims settled  Capt. W. Y. Higgs,  Marine Surveyor       ..  Box 339, GibKMur     Y'  Phones 886-9546 or 885-9425  PETS  JGood home   ���wanted   for   1%  year   old   Keeshound.    Great  family dog, loves kids. Owner  moving   to   Vancouver.    Call  886-2996.  4 abandoned healthy kittens  (6 weeks old) need good homes  No triflers please. Phone 885-  9042 until 1 p.rri. 1577 School  Road, next door to Harris Blk.  LIVESTOCK  Ready to lay pullets  Cross  Rhode Island Red^White Rock  20 weeks old  $5.00 each 886-2398 ,  FOR ROT  800 sq. ft. shop space for rent  in Village of Gibsons. Write  P.O. Box 202, Gibsons  Maple Crescterit Apte., 16��tf  School Road, Gibsons, i, 2 and  3 bedroom suites. Cablevision,  parking, close to schools and  shopping. Reasonable rent. Ph.  886-7836.  Shell service station in Half-  moon Bay. Phone 885-9311.  WANTED TO REIT  1 room cabin, suite or cottage  urgently needed for Port Mel-  lon worker. Phone 886-2049.  School teacher seeking employ- *  ment is looking for an inexpensive    furnished    suite    or  small house. IPhone 886-2820.  Young professional couple  seeks house to rent immediately! Sechelt Peninsula or Bowen Island or similar. Excellent  references. Phone Dr. Braunig,  892-3548.   ]  2-3 bedroom dwelling any-  wthere on Peninsula. If offer,  call collect, R. B. McFarlane,  (112-085-3626.   PRWfRTY WAMTB  Wanted to buy "before July 1. '  Acreage with or without house.  Cash available. Write Box 593,  Gibsons, B.C.        COAST NEWS WANT ADS  Phone 886-2622  DEADLINE. TUESDAY NOON  PROPERTY FOR SAIf  Large corner lot, 155.34' x 80Y  4 bedroom house* all ground  level. Will sell for appraised  value. Some terms if necessary.  Phone 886-2557.  West Porpoise Bay view lot,  cleared, ready to build, underground Hydro and water. Price  $116,000, terms available. Ph.  886-2448. YYY  Langdale Chines. New subdivision, view lot, 85 x 150, underground services, paved  roads, $9,600. Phorie 434-6326,  876-1975. . ������ -  Hopkins Landing: 4 bedroom  house, by owner, semi-waterfront, access to beach, safe)  mooring. 886-2492 after 6 p.m.  Over Vz acre Gower Point ltd.  Cleared. Regional water and  electricity available. On school  bus route. 886-2802.    Revenue duplex Granthams  area. Older house, revenue approx $265 per month. Use one  side to pay mortgage. Owner  sale. Offers to $30,000. For information M. Dickie, 128  James Road, Port Moody, B.C.  MOBILE HOMES  Camper conversion. '62 GMC  school.- bus. Sink, stove, furnace, toilet. $3,500 or offers.  Phone 886-7767. ���  SUNSHINE COAST MOBILE  HOME PARK & SALES  New Models now on display:  12 x 68 Ambassador deluxe  two bedroom, en suite pluihb-  ing room with electric fireplace  sliding glass door, raised liv-  ng room wth electric fireplace.  Crushed' velvet sofa and chair.  12 x 68 Ambassador deluxe  three bedroom, en suite plumbing, raised living room'and electric fireplace.  10 -x 40 General, 2 bedrooms,  new shag carpet in living room.  Good condition, $3995.  24 x 48 Embassy, twin-wide,  3 br., fireplace, dining room.,  dishwasher $19,700 including  tax.  All models include 2 dr. frost  free fridges, deluxe sanies,  washers arid driers, custom-  made furniture, delivery and  complete set-up. All taxes included. No hidden charges. No  -extras to buy.  Hwy 101, Gibsons Ph. 886-9826  ANNOUNCEMENTS  F0r merribership or explosive  requirements contact R. Nim*  mo, Cemetery 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,  886-9343, 886-9651. Radio con-  trolled.  .  Alcoholics Anonymous. Phone  885-9534, 886-9904 or 885-0327.  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, rope, canvas  WALT NYGREN SALES  (1971) O��.  Gibsons. 8-t-9303  MORTGAGES  NEED MONEY?  Y.    . Mortgages  Arranged  Bought  Sold  First ��� Second ��� Third  Summer cottages  and builders loans  readily available  ACADIAN MORTGAGE  Corp. Ltd.  2438 Marine, W. Van.  Phone 926-3256  RED CROSS  means  +  People  Helping People  Charles English Lfd.  REAL ESTATE & DURANCE  GIBSONS, B.C.       Ph. 886-2481  SUNNYCREST SHOPPING CENTRE  TOLL FREE 687- 6445  NOTARY PUBLIC ��� APPRAISALS  PRATT ROAD: 10 acres 325 x 1375. Bare land, real holding property,  $48,000.  HILLCREST: 1 yr. old, very attractive home. 2 or 3 bedrooms. View, on large lot. $35,900..       .  GOWER POINT: New home, split level design. 3 bdrnia,  master bedroom has ensuite plumbing. Futuristic kitchen,  complete new stove, fridge, dishlwasher. Dining roono, family room with F.P. and all w-w carpet. Basement (has  rec. room, roughed in plm'g. Double c-p. All on Vz acre lot.  FP. $58,000 Mortgage available on this.  SELMA PARK: Lovely 2 bdrm home, 7L\% years old. Immaculately finished, w-w carpets, L.R. with fireplace,, dining room, utility. Large c-p and workshop. Lots of closets.  F.P. $26,000. Dominion Lease Land  BEACH AVE: 2 bdrm. and baby room, llOO sq. ft. home  2Vz years old. Utility & kitchen & livingroom. Very modern and situated on nice lot with close access to ocean andi  store F.P. $36,500.  LARGE CORNER SITE: In Gibsons. 1.03 acres zoned multiple dwelling, ready for future development. Details on  request.  10 ACRES HWY. 101: Beautiful sloping land, well treedy  ideal homesite. $55,000.  RETIREMENT HOME: The village, no hills to climb. N_q_  lot, fenced, 1 bdrm., living room arid closed in porch.  Utility. $211^000.  MARINE   DRIVE  ��� GIBSONS:   Lovely home   close   to  lovely  beach.  3   bdrms.,   utility,   fireplace  and   sunidecl?:.  $28,000. Dominion Lease Land.  20 ACRES, HWY 101: Close to Gibsons Has log cabin on,  very nice flat property in ideal location. F.P. $66,000.  2 bdrm house en Village view lot. $29,500.  Old style farm house in exteellent condition. Located  on % acre cleared lot. Fruit trees, garden, carport. $29,5001  Large 3 bdrm house on Village view lot. Carport, sundeck, ensuite plumbing. $45,000.  Don Sutherland ��� 885-9362  Ken Crosby ��� 886-2098  Jay Visser 886-2531  Mike Blaney ��� 886-7436  CONSULT US FOR ALL  YOUR INSURANCE REQUIREMENTS  Phone 886-2000���- Gibsons, B.C.  MEMBER ��� MULTIPLE LISTING SERVICE  Lakefront Retreat: The ideal  spot to spend a quiet summer  and weekend fishing headquarters Both salt water and lake  fishing, water skiing, swimming. Two room log cabin with  large deck, furnished. Boat  float. Pre-summer price $27,-  500.  Panoramic view from this immaculate 4 room home with  self-contained revenue suite.  Private entrance. Grounds  beautifully landscaped. Cement  driveway, large carport. Fruit  trees, etc. $411,000.  Immaculate two bedrm basement home on large view lot.  Grounds nicely landscaped.  $34,500 F.P.  ' \ ' *  Gibsons: One lot only for  $8,500. 65 x 130, level, wooded.  Let's see your offers on this  one.       '-'���-  37 ac. block of lightly wooded  level land. Creek through one  corner. 1500 feet hwy frontage.  $50,000 on terms.  Selma Park: Well located 4  room cottage close to beach  and transportation. Some terms  on $113,500 full price.  Granthams: Beautiful view lot  Excellent holding property,  only $4,750.  LISTINGS WANTED!  Norm Peterson ��� 886-2607 Freda Dumont ��� 886-7105  EVWWMcMVIW REALTY  Phorie 886-2248 Gibsons  Box 238 Gibsons, B.C. Notary Public  ROBERTS CREEK: On two nicely landscaped lots, fruit  trees, two bedroom house, designed for com_ort. Large;  living room, kitchen with breakfast nook, full basemejrtf. 7  Full price $54,000.  Also 2Vz acres of level land giving privacy, large two-  bedroom home, older type, nicely decorated inside, gravel  drive. F.P. $42,000  GIBSONS: 2 waterfront lots, 30 x lUff, ready to build on.  Only $30,000.  2 lots with older type home, semi-wfft. Only; $3)6,000.,  GOWER POINT ROAD: One acre of perfect view property,can be subdivided. Asking $30,000.  LISTINGS WANTED  Ron McSavaney. 886-9656  SEA AfR ESTATES  Spacious condominium (Town Houses in the heart of  the Sunshine Coast. ���- 3 blocks up from GSbsonss wharfi:  in Gibsons.  Spectacular view. Deluxe accomriaodation.  3 bedroom, 1% plumbing, rec. room, beautiful sun-47  decks.  CREST REALTY LTD.  Please call Gerry Hilliard, 926-2018 or 922-61961        ;7  "('Collect) M.L.F. Y Small "Sechelt" decals for  your car, large animal i decals for your trailer, also  Canadian flag decals - All  at Miss Bee's, Sechelt.  LEGAL  i .  NOTICE TO CREDITORS  Estate of Laurits Cilius SOR-  ENSEN oka Lars SORENSEN,  deceased, late of R.R. t, Gibsons, B.C.  Creditors and others having  claims against the said estate  are hereby required to send  them duly verf ied, to the  PUBLIC TRUSTEE, 635 Burrard Street, Vancouver" 1, B.C.  before the 19th day of Junet  1974, after which date the assets of the said Estate will be  distributed, having regard only  to claims that have been received.  CLINTON W. FOOTE,  PUBLIC TRUSTEE.  May 8, 15, 22, 29  BRITISH COLUMBIA  HYDRO  AND  POWER  AUTHORITY  Invites tenders for: .  , Supply of labour, materials  and equipment for Blasting  and Digging Poleholes on an  as required basis in the Sedhelt  Power District for the period  1 June 1974 to 31 May 1975.  Supply of rental of Backhoe-  Reference No. CQ 8964  Closing Date: May 16, 1974.  Front-end loaders ��� All Found  with Operator ��� on an as required basis  for the Sechelt  Power District for the period 1  June 1974 to 3T May, 1975.  Reference No. CQ 8968  Closing Date: May 17, 1974.  Sealed tenders clearly marked as above-referenced will be  received in Room 1056, BJC.  Hydro and Power Authority  Building, 970 Burrard Street,  Vancouver, B.C. V6Z1Y3 until (111:00 a.m. local time, closing dates as above.  Details may be obtained from  the office of the Puitchasing  Agent, 10th floor, 970 Burrard  Street, Vancouver, B.C. V6Z  1__, telephone 6831-8711, Local  2577.  "Why, no, I didn't fill. I JUMPED up here!"  530 year old seed sprouts  . Normally, after two or three  years, at the outside ten, a  seed will not germinate, and  in most places it is illegal to  sell old stock BUT   At La Plata University in  Argentina, they planted a seed  that had ibeen discovered inside a necklace unearthed during excavation of an old tomb.  It germinated within ten days,  although radiocarbon processes had established its age at  530 years.  Japanese botanists improve  on this. They grew plants from  lotus seeds that had lain completely dormant in a dense  peatbog for 2,000 years.  And,   in   Canada,   we   have  TWILIGHT THEATRE  Gibsons 886-2827  Thurs., Fri., Sat. May 9, 10, 11  PAUL NEWMAN  The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean  MATURE  Sun., Mon., Tues. May12 ,13, 14  The Long Goodbye  MATURE ��� Some violence -aid coarse language.  the story of a mining engineer  in the Canadian Yukon, -who  found! some large seeds in the  middle of a 36 foot deposit o_  permanently frozen silt, formed in the late Pleistocene era  and known to be at least 10,'-  000 years old. It was only recently that this came to the.  attention of a member of the  Canadian National Museum  who got the seeds to germinate on wet Wotting paper in  just two days. After a nice  long cold sleep, they are now  healthy lupin plants.  POISON IVY  Poison ivy season is ap--  proaching. The slraulb*l__e  plant is found in all provinces  except Newfoimdlaridi^ and  causes itching,; jBm^7^ri^timesj.  blisters, fo^.���;t_lose:'������whVn;wa-k''',  into it. Agricizlture Canada  research scientists say it is  important to wash the aiffected  skiri area within 30 minutes of  contacting poisriri ivy. Washing should be done with  laundry soap and warm water, or alcohol, kerosnrie or  gasoline.  WANT SOMETHING DONE?  You'll find the help yon need  in the Directory  KINDERGARTEN  If he will be five years old by 31 December 1974 you can register him  for Kindergarten in one of these schools: Langdale, Gibsons, Sechelt,  Mladeira Park, Roberts Greek Elementary.  GRADE 1 Y  ���? Y If he will be six years old by 31 December, 1974, register him for  grade 1 in the school in your attendance area.  NOTE: 1. If he is going to attend Grade 1 in the same school where  he now attends Kindergarten, you do not have to go to the  S-hool f or registration.  Proof of age _s required. Take your child's birth certificate with you  when you register.  TIMES AND PLACES  9:00 - 12:00 and 1:00 - 3:00 on May 15, 16, 17 in the school office in  Langdale, Gibsons, Roberts Creek, Sechelt, and Madeira Park*  v     9:00 - 3:00 p.m. on May 15 and after school on May 16, 17 in the^chool  office in Davis Bay.  After school on May 15, 16 in Bowen Island, Halfmoon Bay and  Egmont.  SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 46 (Sechelt)  BOWLING  Golden Age: Nancy Scheidegger 180, Belle Wilson 170, Cel-  ia Nuotio 155, Belva Hauka  1��5 ,Dick Oliver 263, Fred Mason 189, John Thurston 180;  Emil Scheidegger 168, Art  Teasdale 1__.  Tues. Spring Mixed: Phyllis  Gurney 273, Kathy Clark 268,  Nancy Carby 246, Don Mackay  375 (744), Art Holden 306  (704), Ernie Schwindt 271.  Wed. Coffee: Marjorie Henderson 287, Judy Day 245, Jennifer Fallis 230, Edna Tougas  225.  Thurs. Youth: Colleen Hoops  193, Ann Carson 183, Heather  Wright 181, Cheryl Stromquist  170, Lorretta Harrison 136,  Danny Girard 268, Mike Jackson 203, David Olsen 179, Stephen Hoops 166, Dean Jackson 164.  Senior Citizens Entertained  April 26th, was. the start of  the first Tour Bus, which some  45 Golden Age Ibowlers from  Chamainus and Ladiysmith  were entertained at Gibsons  Lanes bs^ local Golden Age  'members. A pleasant morning  of bowling was had by out of  town guests and locals mixing in a few games of bowlirtg.  April 29th the local Golden  Age members again entertained bowlers from White Rock,  Surrey and Vancouver. These  tours were the first of its kind  through the Sunshine Coast.  Golf news  LADIES 19TH HOLE  For ladies day Tues. April  30 the game of the day was  odd, even, or par 4. The odd  numbered holes were the ones  selected.  For those playing 9 holes the  winner was Glenna Salahub.  Vera Munro was first of those  playing li8 holes. The first of  the nine scheduled pinrounds  was won by Norma Gaines.  on  Iri The, Hyperactive Child, a  bookYby PatfeWender, MD.,  author, available at bookstores,  presents parents with a complete picture of the hyperac-  ive child, telling them what to  expect, what to do, and how to  cope with any feelings of guilt,  helplessness and hostility they  might have.  He presents the best method  of parental management, such  as establishing firm rules, giving proper rewards and punishments, telling how to praise  and showing how to recognize  the child's feelings.  Singers coming  On a singing tour of the  northwest, The King's Trou-  badors from Mexico will visit  Gibsons Glad Tidings Tabernacle, Gower Point Road, Monday, May 13.  ��� This group is directed by a  "converted television, radio and  theatrical artist, Jose Rodriguez and accompanied by Missionary Bill Brown. The public  , is welcome to attend this performance which starts at 8  p.m.  Coast News, May 8, 1974.     7  Hope Flowers  in most homes  Flowers of Hope in aid of  the mentally retarded found  their way into most homes  through- the mail this week  and it is expected that the  support offered in the past  will be available this year.  Much has been accomplished  for the mentally retarded in  this area through the Sunshine  Classrooms. The need is increasing so please remember  to mail your support early  and help the youngsters who  are unable to attend regular  school.  BUMPER STICKERS READY  Help Stamp Out Learning  Disabilities > bumper stickers  are available if you ,phone  Virginia Reynolds at 886-9515;  They cost 60 cents each.  GIBSONS  NDP BOOKSTORE  SPRING BOOK  SELECTION  ������B.C. Museum Nature  Series  ���Dimensions (A Canadian  Magazine) Pick it up here  every month.  ���Tales from the Longhouse  by Indian Children of  British Columbia.  ���Econo-Pak of D. H.  Lawrence's Great Novels.  ���Wilderness Gear You can  Make Yourself by Bradford Angier.  ���Backpacker's Digest  ���How the Chipmunk Got  Its Stripes.  ���Yoga for Young People.  ���Modern Book of Whittling  and Woodcarving.  ���Simplicity "How-To"  Sewing Book.  and our favorites  Raincoast Chronicles; Moving Through the Mystery;  Cape Scott Story and The  National Dream.  Gower Pt. Rd.  886-7744  for Mother/  OnSIM Miv I.  Remember Mother  ON HER DAY  with Flowers  OR A  Special Gift  FROM  Flowers & Gifts  Cowrie St., Sechelt  885-9455  Fire Alarm Procedure  ALSO INHALATOR  To place a Call at Gibsons OR Area covered by the  Gibsons Fire Protection District:  1. Immediately dial phone number 886-2345  2. Wait for someone to answer  3. Give them (A) location of Fire & Address  (B) Name of Resident Involved  (0 Extent of Involvement  (Dj Your Name  4. Ensure everyone is out of the building no  matter how small the fire is.  5: Dispatch someone or yourself to nearest  roadway to direct Firemen or R.C.M.P.  A New Book  By Les Peterson  His second volume of poems and sonnets,  with hand drawn illustrations  This new book is now on sale at the Coast News  and other places on the Sunshine Coast  $1.00 per copy includes tax  By mail, add 25c for handling and mailing  Illustrations were hand drawn by Lloyd and Robert Barnes,  Joka Zuidema and Pam Sommerfield  It was printed by the Coast News  iVf 3_~ffiiXBK>-vM^kJ___u.v.  &     Coast News, May 8, 1974.  OAP's April  busy one with  many events  April was a busy month for  the members of Gibsons  pAPO Branch. 38. It began  with a keen five-pin howling  tournament between the  youthful challengers of YBC  and our Golden Age group.  The social, bingo, on the first  Monday of the month, was followed by the monthly meeting on the third Monday. Each  Thursday at the United  Church hall carpet bowling remains a popular event.  The Spring Tea on April 261  was a financial success, and  the branch thanks all who sup  ported this event. Most of the  proceeds went to the Building  Fund for an OA1PO Centre.  Two Golden Age Bowling  Clubs were hosted, one frorn!  Ladysmith with 45 visitors,  and one from the Mainland  With 40 happy old timers enjoying the Sunshine Coast. On  May 12 a fun-loving party will  leave for Reno under the gui-  ance of Mr. L.D. MacOLaren,  phone ��86-9829.  WANT SOMETHING DONE?  Youll find the help you need  in the Directory  WANTED  Used furniture or what  have you  AL'S USED FURNITURE  WE BUY BEER  BOTTLES  Gibsons ��� 886-2812  Peace pervades arena area  Don Lockstead, M.L.A. (Mac  kenzie) has announced that  at a meeting in Victoria on  May 1, which included the  Hon. Jack Radford, minister  of recreation and conservation, the Hon. James Lorimer,  minister of municipal-affairs,  representatives from the attorney general's department  and -senior government officials, the result of the investigation by the attorney general's department into the allegations of impropriety in  matters surrounding the Sechelt Recreation Centre were  thoroughly examined and discussed. It was the unanimous  decision of the attorney general's department that there  was insufficient evidence to  support the allegations.  It is Mr. Lockstead1- view  that if the people of the Slum-  shine Coast still wish to pursue the matter of the recreational centre at the Roberto  Creek site, that he would personally support the residents  of the area in this regard.  The attorney-general's letter to Mr. Lockstead follows  'As there were suggestions  of impropriety or illegality regarding the above mentioned  recreation centre, you asked  me to look into the matter. I  accordingly assigned a solicitor from my Department,  Brent Parfitt, to reviefw the  matter based upon any allegations made, written or verbal, concerning the facts such  as location of the recreation  centre, the location in relation  to ownership of lots in the  area, provision of municipal  services andemployment contracts regarding the construction of the arena. The report  made by Mr. Parfitt which I  believe gets to the bottom otfi  SEA CAVALCADE  Service Clubs and others interested in the  MISS SEA CAVALCADE CONTEST  are urged to conlad  Phone 886-7492  Sunshine Coast Regional District  WATER AUTHORITY  PUBLIC NOTICE  Re - Water Rates & Charges  1974  The Annual Flat Rate Water User Charges for 1974  have now been levied and bills mailed on April 30,  1974.  Any consumer who has failed to receive this billing  should notify the Sunshine Coast Regional District  either by telephone (No. 885-2838) or mail (P.O. Box  800, Sechelt, B.C.) without further delay, and a duplicate billing will be sent.    *  PLEASE NOTE THAT:  (1) The due date for the payment of the User  Charges is May 31, 1974.  (2) The 10% Penalty if these User Charges are not  paid by June 30, 1974, has been withdrawn.  (This decision was made too late to change the  printing on the Bill to exclude the Penalty  Condition under item 2 on the reverse side of  the form.)  (3) All Land Charges as appropriate have been included on the Property Tax Notices of the respective Tax Collection Authority according to  the area of jurisdiction.  E. WILLMOTT,  May 3, 1974. Secretary-Treasurer       . -  the facts shows no impropriety  or illegality on behalf of those  involved either in the Sechelt  Council or the Becreation Association. I have reviewed the  matter with. Mr. Parfitt arid  see no reason to disagree with,  his conclusions. ���Alex. Mac-  donald, attorney-general.  Further advice from Victoria has resulted in additions  to the public access clause.  The additions state that The  establishment and continuation of a recreation program!  shall be under the direct control of the Lessor, or a duly  constituted ' Recreation Commission established under the  provisions of section 63!l-of the  Municipal Act.'  It adds further that 'The recreation program so established or amended shall have the  approval of/the Department of  Recrieatiori  and  Conservation.'  Following the report of the  attorney - general's department which showed no impropriety or illegality in the  operations of the Sunshine  Coast Recreation Association,  Henry Hall appeared before  Sechelt's council Wednesday  night of last week and urged  that all past differences to-  forgotten. He is a Vancouver  contractor and member of the  Sunshine Coast Recreation association. He said he would  like to see everyone friendly  again and that there be no  more opposition. Council a-  greed heartily with him.  YOUR  Horoscope  Horoscope for the next week  By TRENT VARRO  ARIES - March 21 - April 20  'Lady Luck' is back again in  the sign of Aries. This would  be a very good time to lay  plans for your life for the next  seven years, rather than fritter your luck away by foolish  gambling.  TAURUS - April 21 - May 21  There should be much easing  of tension and a general feeling of well-being iwhich will  enable you to make sound and  firm decisions. It's wonderful  to be able to feel so confident.  GEMINI - May 22 June 21  You'll probably be very active this week in dealing with  people and communications.  Your horoscope chant looks  good, but don't try to go too  hard or too fast. You'll only  tire yourself out.  CANCER - June 22 - July 22  The only possible poor aspect  to your sign right now is that  dealing with legal matters. It  would toe very wise to leave  all decisions in the hands of a  good lawyer as long as his  birth sign is not in Cancer!  LEO - July 23 - August 23  A 'calming down* of tensions  surrounding the sign of 'Leo  should bring much more peace  and serenity in your daily living. There are some exciting  times ahead! Be at your best  to enjoy them.       '*  VIRGO - August 24 - Sept. 22  A slight stormy session is  coming up in your chart soon.  This won't hurt you very  much if you are ready for it.  It's beslt to be 'prepared' and  not get .swept off your feet.  LIBRA - Sept. 23 -October 23  Things are brightening up  ���considerably in the chart for  Libra. .Stress and tension  should now be easing off in an  amazing manner. You now  have the 'green light' to go a-  head with new plans..'.''.  SCORPIO - Oct. 24 - Nov. 22  A quiet realistic approach to  problems dealing with family  matters will give you an insight into what steps to take  and what steps NOT to take.  Seek the advice of persons who  know the facts. .  SAGITTARIUS Nov 23, Dec 21  There's a very bright outlook  for   the   sigh   of   Sagittarius  coming up soon. Probably, a  'change of ideas' will accompany this and you should'find  it most pleasant.  CAPRICORN Dec. 22 - Jan. 20  Some surprising developments  are coming< your way. Be read-  y to accept them with an open  mind. You have much to gain  by using commen sense at this  time. Think constructively!  AQUARIUS - Jan. 21 - Feb. 18  Good clear thinking is the key  to your success right now. Action is indicated in .many fields  that will lead towards the pinnacle of success. Be sure you  take the right path.  PISCES*- Feb. 10 - March 20  A definite 'move' of some kind  is indicated for most persons  born in ithe sign of the Pisces.  This will probably take the  iform of moving from one  house or apartment to another.  Copyright 1974 by Trent Varro  All rights reserved.  SERVING GIBSONS  J. & C Electronics  T.V. Sales and Service  CHUCK STEPHENS  Next door to Coast Cable Vision  SECHELT ��� 885-2568  own work as well  as help the  V/*&3-  t;  iS^*"  :,!^Y-_  L *. f  M~ v. _*  m  Zl^l-  1  Your organization could become an accredited ticket sales agency by filling in and forwarding the coupon below.  The more tickets we sell, the more successful  the Save the OrpheumLottery will be.  And the more tickets you sell the  more  $200,000 IN PRIZES  First Prize: 5100,000  Second Prize:       $25,000  Third Prize: $15,000  6 Prizes of $1,000 each  9 Weekly Early Birds Draws of  $6,000 each  money you'll raise for your organization's  needs.  The Orpheum is Canada's largest 'flagship'  theatre and one of the few of its kind left in  North America. We would like your help in  saving it as one of the finer public assets.  t\ ������������������ ��� ���  ������.  Yes, we are interested in becoming an acr  credited organization for the Save the Orpheum Lottery. Please send us more information.  Organization _________:   ���   NAME _________________________________  ADDRESS   -:i__i__-_____-______^-^_^__  CITY _______________ PHONE _________  Mail fjo the Save the Orpheum Lottery,  P.O. Box 11000, Vancouver, B.C.  Authorized by the province of British Co-  umbia under licence number 11347  1 Air pilots fug navigators
BY ED THOMSON
Tom Stockdill and Paul
Stenner, Air Canada pilots
from Vancouver, by way of relieving noii-f lying hour tedium became partners in the
veteran diesel tug named
Swell. (She has repaid its new
owners the major cost of the
deal to date.
This is how Stenner and
Stockdill came to be in Gibsons with their tug on charter
to The Beachcombers for the
filming of a segment of the
current series.
According to the owners, the
principle operating item is
keeping the generous-sized' refrigerator we.ll.'stocked to feed
the continual flow of passengers and crew, mostly from
the flying services.
With Tom as Master and
Paul in the engine room, the
crew is complete/Infrequently
the owners require the services of an extra deckhand,
which more likely than not
turns out to be a female more
decorative than practical.
JThe   Swell,   a   sturdy   old-
v)
"If you did anything around here, I'd replace you!"
timer in West Coast tug boat
operations, has the distinction
of being the second oldest
continuously registered tug on
the marine rolls and carries!
her seniority with an almost
raunchy flair. She was purchased in 1970 from Island
Barge & Tug, Victoria for the
fun of cruising in these waters
While her home port is Victoria, she is berthed for the
most part in Vancouver where
Stockdill, until recently made
good use of her as a floating
home between flights.
The keel of the Swell was
laid shortly after the turn of
the century, commissioned by
the MacGregor family and going into the service of the Victoria Tug. She has total dis-
• placement of 350 ton, 78 ft.
long, 21 ft. beam and was con-,
verted from steam to diesel
in 1955. Over the years, she
has hauled her share of log
booms as well as railroad
barges all the way from Seattle up to Alice Arm at the
head of Observatory Inlet
200 miles north of Rupert. On
other, longer voyages she has
put in at Gold River, coming
through all the stress and
fury of Pacific Coast storms
like a true veteran.
Tom and Paul have kicked
around together over the
years and at one time acquired two World War Two Harvard trainers along with a seaplane. They both declare they
would just as soon be in the
deckhouse of the Swell than
in a D.C. 8 plane.
The Swell is a roomy craft,
cozy and with a well equipped
galley in which both Paul and
Tom are almost fussy iri their
housekeeping.     Up    forward,
five cabins  await   the   guests
who will be making the trip
over to the west coast of Van-
nouver  Island  at  the  end of
May. Later the Swell and its
owners   hope   to   cruise   the
Queen Charlottes and Alaska.
Paul got caught up with the
flying  bug  early   and   at   17
held his pilot's license, originally having no intention of going   through   for   commercial
flying. Tom, on the other hand
a graduate in architecture at
UBC where he gained his B.A.
was to continue his studies at
the   University   of   Manitoba,
but opted out and on obtaining
extra    instruction    in    flying
time  on  multi-engine  jets  at
Winnipeg,   returned   to   Vancouver where he is now employed by Air Canada, flying
TDCS's on the domestic and international service.
On their present assignment
with The Beachcombers, they
are finding out what TV film
making is all about with plenty of variety in working along
with the cast and crew of a
professional  CBC  group.
Elphie events
Events   at   Elp hi n s t o n e
School between now and closing down  day June 24 have
been announced as follows:
June lv - Grade 12 dinner-
dance at Royal Canadian Legion at 7 p.m.
June 17, - Recommendations
June 18, - Final Examinations
June 22, - Graduation Ceremonies at Gibsons Elementary at 8:00 p.m.
June 24, - Last day of school
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FLOWER MARKET
Friday & Saturday
Please register!
Any group, organization or
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concession during Sea Cavalcade-must register with Sea
Cavalcade at Box HOOtL, Gibsons or contact Mo Girard.
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CHIROPRACTOR
Post Office Building, Sechelt
Wednesday 10 am - 5:15 pm
Saturday 10 am - 2:30 pm
Phone Office 885-2333
Blake C. Alderson, D.C.
'68 LTD Country Squire station wagon, deluxe Inf., 390 V8r auto., two way gate, radio
etc. Immaculate. $1850 or offer.
Ph. 885-2897
Elphie Entertains
May 16 - TWILIGHT THEATRE
MUSIC and DRAMA
TWO BANDS, AND VARIOUS GROUPS
STARTS AT 7 .m. SHARP
Adults $1 Students, O.A.P.S 50c
To raise Funds for Band Instruments
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Mother's Day
Smorgasbord
at CEDARS INN
MAY 12 -5 p.m.
Adults $6 per person
Children under 12, 50c per year of age
PHONE 886-9815 FOR RESERVATIONS
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886-2622
SUNSHINE COAST REGIONAL DISTRICT
SPRINKLING SCHEDULE
Effective May 1, 1974, sprinkling will be permitted
only during the following hours:
EVEN NUMBERED DAYS
a) All Waterfront Properties
b) Cowrie Street, Sechelt
c) Wakefield Road
d) Norwest Bay Road — West Side
e) Rosamund Road — West Side
f) Langdale, all streets — West Side.
ODD NUMBERED DAYS
ALL OTHER PROPERTIES NOT LISTED ABOVE
ONE SPRINKLER ONLY is permitted on each
property
WHEN A FERE SIREN IS SOUNDED
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR SPRINKLER
G. DIXON
Works Superintendent
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"7-F ttMWQ��-K>tt>CNi_K__!fc __ ��>C��_.��e-A'J3j:_t  vj-.E-_ir��iiu.3��*<MmiA����!mtt^t��urt3X^  ���MaH-m**  Mr. Lewis,  Chairman of Transportation  Committee,  Sunshine Coast Community  Resource Council,  Sechelt.  Dear Mr. Lewis:  As public health nurses we  see the following uses for this  well-needed transportation service:  1. Transporting people to  hospital for physiotherapy, ad-  missions, discharges and X-  ray.  2. Bourne doctors office appointments.  3. Transportation of mothers  and children to baby clinic,  who are isolated in outlying  areas with no cars.  4. iTo encourage participation in group activities of those  without adequate transportation: Old Age Pensioners meetings, 'Parents without {Partners meetings and retarded association activities.  5. To mental health clinic.  6. Blood dbnor and chest X-  ray clinics.  8. Dental clinic appointments, especially to encourage  the uise of the 'three-year old'  public health dental program.  ���4H. COSTERTON,  S. ___:____i__,  b. -T-iso-sr.  Editor: Parents of band students at Elphinstone Secondary School have formed a committee to aid the band. We are  now making an appeal to district organizations and businesses for financial aid to purchase band  instruments.  Most of the instruments are  rented and the school is covering a large deficit each year  in order not to discourage students with high rental fees. At  the present time the monthly  instrument rental is $3H7. If  a down payment of $1500 can  be raised, these instruments  could be purchased for $(1)67  per month over the next three  years.  We feel tax money can be  better spent and that it is in  the interest of the school, organizations and individuals of  the communities of Gibsons  and Sechelt to purchase these  instruments. Therefore, a commitment to purchase has been  made.  If your club or company can  help us in this matter, it would _%''�����  be greatly appreciated: ���El- Im   | All ft  phinstone     Secondary     Band III   Vvlll I  Committee, D.M. Forsyth, Secretary.  lO    Coast News, May 8, il_74.  Developers get  Hydro warning  Developers- planning new  subdivisions, shopping centres  or other buildings should contact the local BC/Hydro office at an early stage of planning to minimize difficulties in arranging for electrical  connections.  J. Norman Olsen, general  manager of B.C. Hydro, warned that material supply and  delivery problems, affecting  virtually all types of materials,  make the importance of communication with Hydro more  important than ever.  Mr. Olsen explained that  there are continuing shortages  in such basic commodities as  steel, plastic and wooden poles,  resulting in shortages of many  types of material needed for  electrical installations.  He requested that developers contact the local Hydro office as soon as land assembly  is completed, well before the  development permit is issued,  to let Hydro know the approximate number of lots or size  of building planned.  SUNSHINE COAST  CREDIT UNION  SECHELT  DEPOSIT RATES up to . .  Leonard Paul Latham was  convicted shoplifting a carton  of cigarettes from a local store  He was sentenced to 14 days  in the Lower Mainland Regional Correctional Centre,  Burnaby.  Dale Pearce was convicted  of driving without insurance  and was fined $250 or 15 days  in jail.  Carole Joe was convicted of  two counts of assult and fined  $25. v'  Ragnhild Johansen was convicted of driving with over  .08%. She was fined $250 or  default 14 days. Her drivers  licence was suspended one  month.  David Brian Johnson enter  ed a plea of guilty on a cha_ge  of supplying liquor to minors.  He was fined $100 or 10 days.  A juvenile was found guilt-  ty of taking an auto without  owners consent: He was fined  $25 plus 6 months probation.  Vaughn Mallory Tardiff was  convicted- of impaired driving  and willful damage of the Pen-  $100 or 10 days on each charge  insula   Hotel.   He   was  fined  with  the   days  in  jail being  consecutive.  Walter Joseph Dempster was  convicted of failing to remain  at the scene of an accident. He  was f inded $100 or 10 days.  SUNSHINE COAST REGION AL DISTRICT  PRELIMINARY NOTICE  Re - REGISTRATION OF ELECTORS  Recent changes in the B.C. Municipal Act require that after the first day  of January, 1974, a new Register of Electors must be prepared.  The Regional Board have decided that there will not be any house-to-  house visitations conducted for enumeration purposes within the Electoral Areas of the Sunshine Coast Regional District.  Therefore, ail Eligible Electors who wish to have their names recorded on  the appropriate Voters List for the area in which they reside, are obligated  to complete and file with the Regional District Secretary, Application  Forms for Registration as Electors, duly witnessed, not later than five  o'clock in the afternoon of August 31, 1974.  ELIGIBLE ELECTORS ��� You are an ELIGIBLE ELECTOR if you, or any ,  other member of your family, or household residing at your present address are:���- ��� I vl3*ip  (1) Nineteen years of age, or more; (see footnote*)  (2) A Canadian Citizen or British Subject;  (3) A Resident of Canada for the past twelve months, and a Resident of British Columbia for the past six months immediately  preceding the date of Application for Registration as an Elector.  * .Footnote. Any person not yet nineteen years of age, but will be on,  or prior to, Saturday, November 16, 1974 and is otherwise qualified,  will be entitled to be registered as an Elector.  REGISTRATION: Application #brms for Registration will be made available soon to each Household in Electoral Areas A, B, C, D, E and F, of  the Sunshine Coast Regional District via the mail in the Rural Route Delivery, and suitable Distribution Centres in convenient locations to be announced.  N.B..       No Eligible Elector can be placed on the List of Electors after  the Court of Revision held on October 1st in each year.   .  Further advice will be published shortly on this matter, when the Registration Application Forms are obtained and made ready,for distribution.  YE. WILIMOTT  May 3, 1974. Secreteiy-Treasurer.  I.S.C. Deposit Account  PER ANNUM  Interest Paid  Semi-Annually  (JUNE 30 AND DECEMBER 31)  Calculated on minimum MONTHLY balances of  $500.00 or more  EFFECTIVE FROM APRIL 1, 1974  This is an  all-purpose account...  INVESTMENT: Regular or lump sum, deposits  earn interest.  SAVINGS: Regular or intermittent deposits build  balances to high earnings position.  CHEQUEING: Full chequeng privileges. Nominal  service charges for.cheques only.  DRIVERS LICENSE  AND A DRIVERS  CERTIFICATE.  You should have received  your drivers certificate application  form in the mail by now. Simply sign  and date._ it where indicated and  return it before June 1st along with  a cheque or money order for the  premium amount shown.  i  If you haven't received your  application form in the mail just  take your drivers license to any  Motor Vehicle License Office and  you'll get your drivers certificate.  How much you pay for your  drivers certificate depends upon  the number of demerit points on  your driving record, so the fewer  you've got the less you pay. Now  safe driving can save you some  money, as well as your life.  If you've got any questions  call 665-2800. Please call collect  outside Vancouver.  ��piop  THE INtUPtNCC ��m*OH*TION||OF MUTOH COLUM-M  vour insurance company    t�� SUNSHINE  DIRECTORY  ACCOUNTANTS  W. PHILIP GORDON  CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT  Room 208, Harris Block  Gibsons  Ph. 3ns. 886-2714; Res. 886-7567  AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES  NEED TIRES?  Come in to  COASTAL IRES  at the S-BENDS on  Highway 101  Phone 886-2700  AUTOMOTIVE - PARTS  SALES and SERVICE  ~ Rotor Lather service lor  Disc brakes and Drum  Brakes.' '":-.7.Y: ���  ��� Valve and Seat Grinding  AOL MAKES SERVICED  DATSUN __��_X,_AUS__;  AL JAMIESON  JAMIESON AUTOMOHVE  Gibsons     Phone 886-7919  BANKS  ROYAL BANK OF CANADA  GIBSONS Branch-Ph. 880-2201  SECHELT Branch-Ph. 885-2201  HOURS  Gibsons: Mon. - Thurs.  10 a.m. - 3 p.m.  Tri, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.  Sechelt: Tues. - Thurs.  10 a.m. - 3 p.m.  Fri, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.  Sat., 10 ajrn. - 3 p.m  BUILDING SUPPLIES  GIBSONS BUILDING SUPPLES  (1��1)ltD.  LUMBER PLYWOOD  CONCRETE PRODUCTS  READY MIX CONCRETE  Phone 886-2642  "A complete building service"  TWIN CREEK LUMBER  4 BUILOfHG SUPPUES Ltd.  Everything for your, building  '������.������������   needs ���":"'  Free Estimates      Y -:  Gibsons Sechelt  886-2291-2 7      885-2288-9  L & H 5WANS0N LTD.  READY-MIX <X>N���1_1-TE  Sand and Gravel  BACKH0ES  Ditching - Excavations  Porpoise Bay Road  885-9666, Box 172, Sechelt, B.C.  WINDSOR PLYWOOD  (THE PLYWOOD PEOPLE)  Construction Plywood  Fancy Panels  Doors,   Bifolds,   Insulation  ^Sidings  and  all accessories  Delivery  Highway 101, Gibsons    .'  Phone 886-9221  BULLDOZING, BACKHOE  CUSTOM BACKHOE WORK  SEPTIC TANKS INSTALLED  Government Approved  Free Estimates     .  Excavations ��� Drainage .  Waterlines, etc.  Ph. 886-9570, Roberts Creek  SICOnE BULLDOZING LTD.  * LAND CLEARING  * ROAD BUILDING  Phone 886-2357  BOUTIN BULLDOZING  Clearing��� Landscaping  Backhoe1 Work  Phone 886-9824  R.R. 2 Gibsons  SHOAL DEVELOPMENT LTD.  Septic Tanks��� Ditching  Excavating - Land Clearing  Road  Building  Gravel & Fill  886-2830  CABINET MAKING  OCEANSIDE FURNITURE  &CABHCTSHOP  Hardwood Specialists  Custom Designed Furniture  Kitchen and Bathroom  Cabinetry  Remodelling  R. BIRKIN  Beach Ave., Roberts Creek  Phone 886-2551  CARPETS  LEON'S CARPET INSTALLATIOffS  Repairs,   New   Carpet   Sales,  and Installation  Prices  SERVICES GUARANTEED  Corner Pratt and Rosamund,  Gibsons 886-9093  CLEANERS  ARGOSHBN  We Clean Carpets,  Chesterfields, etc.  No Soap Buildup  Stay Clean Longer  FREE ESTIMATES  TOM SINCLAIR  Box 294, Seohelt  Phone 885-9327  12 - 1 or after 5 p.m.  CONSTRUCTION  CEMENT DRIVEWAYS  Free estimates  Bank financing available  GLB50MS BUILDING SUPPLIES  8: a.m. to 5: p.m. Mon to Sat  (1971) LTD.  Phone 886-2642.  " <3*��&*>*'  STUCCO  NEW OR OLD HOUSES  MASONRY  GAMBIER CONSTRUCTION  FRANK FRITSCH  886-9505, Box 522, Gibsons  ELECTRICIANS    (Cont'd)  PLUMBING (Cont'd)  RENTALS  SOUNDCONSL  Coastal and Island  Contracting for  Seawalls, Boathonses, etc.  G. Wallinder        886-9307  ~    MORRIE'S CONCRETI  Driveways - Walks  Placing & Finishing  Floors - Patios - Stairs  Box 884, Sechelt, Ph. 885-9413  FREE ESTIMATES  TUBEME BROS,  CEMENT   CONTRACTOR  Foundations  7  Floors, Driveways,  Sidewalks,  Patios.  RR. 1, Gibsons  ���Phone 886^0977 or 886-7022  tfj\ BE ELECTRIC Inf.,  ���    Phone 886-7605  After Hrs.   (Bob)        886-7658  After  Hrs   (Ed) 886-7406  Box 860 Gibsons  "POWER  TO THE  PEOPLED  HEATING 7 .      .   . '    V,  sechi^^  & installation  FREE ESTIMATES  Gas, Oil and Electric Furnaces  Phone 885-2466  Box 726, Sechelt.  MACHINE SHOP  STAN HILSTAD ROOFING  DUROID, SHAKES  OR REROOFING  R.R.  1, Port Mellon Highway  Gibsons Phone 886-2923  At the Sign of the Chevron  HILTS MACHINE SHOP  4 MARINE SBtVK_ LM.  Arc & Acty Welding  Machine Shop  Steel Fabricating  Automotive - Marine Repair  Marine Ways  Standard Marine Station  Phone 886-7721  Res. 886-9956  6&E  4 HEATW- HD.  Certified: Plumber,  Box 165 Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 886-7638  New installations, renovations,  repairs, hot water heating*  sewer clearance pump repairs  & installations. Duct work.  24 HOUR SERVICE  Domestic Commercial  Industrial  P-NMSUIA PLUMBM6  HEATIHG & SUPPLES  Sechelt Highway & Pratt Rd.  SALES & SERVICE  Port Mellon ��� Pender Harbour  Free Estimates  Phone 886-9533  Ray Coates ������ 886-7872  Concrete      Form     Rentals  for all types of basements  Complete instuctions  provided  Please Contact  FISHER FORM RENTALS  (Rental Shop, Davis Bay)  Phone 885-2612  885-2848  Eves.  885-2359  SHEET METAL  ROBERTS CRfflt DRY WALL    marine services  Taping and Filling by hand  anid Machine        7  Spraytex Sparkle Ceilings  Free Estimates at any time  GOOD SERVICE  Phone 886-7193  JALICA CONSTRUCTION  GENERAL CONTRACTORS  New Construction  and  Remodelling  Shaw Road "      Gibsons  886-7668  PAZCO FIBREGLASSWG  Complete Marine & -Lnd-strial  : .Repairs'- '������  14 & 16 ft. Canoes  61/., 8, 10 and 17% Runabouts  Used Boat Sales  FREE ESTIMATES  Ph. 886-9604 or 886-9111  MOVING & STORAGE  Itn WRAY 5 1km-I3--K LM.      -i��a __iM_fi! _____i__.*__>a<_ *.__��� ��  BUILDING CONTRACTOR  FREE  ESTIMATES  Phone 886-2090 evenings  CHAIN  SAWS  SECHELT CHAIN SAW CENTRE  LTD.  SALES & SERVICE  Chain Saws ��� Outboards  Boats ��� Marine Supplies  Sechelt 885-9626  DRY CLEANERS  f  HR.  COIN-OP DRYCLEANERS  saves time & Money  Sunnycrest Plaza  next to Royal Bank  886-2231  DISPOSAL SERVICES  SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES LTD.  Port Mellon to die _ Cove  886-2938 885-9973  When renovating or  spring cleaning  Call us for your disposal needs  Commercial containers  available  ELECTRIANS  BLAIR ELECTRICAL  Contracting & Engineering  Residential - Commercial  Wiring  Phone 886-7816  Household Moving & Storage  Complete Packing  Packing'Materials for Sale  Member Allied Van Lines  Phone 886-2664 - RR.1, Gibsons  NURSERY  MACK'S NURSERY  Sunshine Coast Highway  Shrubs,   Fruit   Trees,   Plants  Landscaping,    Pruning   Trees  Peat Moss & Fertilizer  Licensed for Pesticide Spraying  Phone 886-2684  OPTOMETRIST  SEASIDE PLUMBIN6 LTD.  PLUMBING ��� P-PEFITTING  Y:Y    STEAMHTTING  HOT WATER HEATING  886-7017  All work Guaranteed  REFRIGERATION  JOHN HIND-SMITH  REFRIGERATION &  '     MAJOR APPLIANCE  :���; ^ "������';:'    SERVICE  Port Mellon to Pender Harbour  Used   Refrigerators   for   Sale  Phone 886-2231  From 0, ajn. to 5:30 p.m.  Res. 886-9949 ���  JOHN HARRISON  REFRIGERATION  iance  also used1 appliances for sale  PRATT ROAD, GIBSONS  .  Phone 886-9959  RETAIL STORES  C    4    S  HARDWARE  &     /:';������������  APPLIANCES  Sechelt ��� 885-9713  EATONS BUY-LINE  s   CALL 886-7515  Gibsons B.C.  OPTODIflRiST  FRANK E. DECKER  BAL BLOCK ��� GIBSONS  WEDNESDAY  FOR Al^OIN___ENTS  886-22_8  SECHELT MONDAYS  Phone 885-9712  MISS BEE'S  CARD AND GIFT SHOP  Wharf Road, Sechelt  P.O. Box 213 Ph.  885-9086  Coutts-HaHmark Cards &  wrappings; Gifts, Picture  Puzzles; English bone china  cups, saucers, etc.  . Boutique  Items  Local Artists' Paintings  PAINTING  A B C GENERAL PAINTING  Spray, brush or roll   Phone  886-2512  PLUMBING  SIM ELECTRIC Ui  ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR  Sechelt ��� Phone 885-2062  RAY NEWMAN PLUMBING  SALES &  SERVICE  Hot Water Heating  Building & Alterations  Davis Bay Rd., R.R. 1,  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-21-6  BERNINA  SEWING MACHINES  NOTIONS, etc.  REPAIRS AND SERVICE  TO ALL MAKES  FABRIC HOUSE  Marine Drive,  Gibsons 886-7525  SEA COAST  SHEET METAL LTD.  HEATING - VENTILATION  AIR CONDITIONING  Domestic Furnace Installations  Propane - Oil - Electric  Forced Air  Commercial and Industrial  Installations  24 Hour Service in Oil and  Propane  885-2712  Porpoise Bay Rd., Box 920,  Y*s:*Y ���'-        Sechelt.   ���  SURVEYORS  ROBERT W. ALLEN ~  B.C. LAND SURVEYOR  Sechelt Lumber Building  Wharf St. Box 607  Sechelt B. C.  Office 885-2625 Res. 885-9581  LAND SURVEYING  ROY VWAGENAAR  SURVEYS  1525 Robson St.  Vancouver 5 Ph. 681-9142  Zenith 6430  Sechelt 885-2332  SIGN PAINTING  ROBERTS SIGNS  "SIGNS OF ALL KINDS"  DUNC ROBERTS  1653 Marine Drive  P.O. Box 747, Gibsons  Phone 886-2862  T.V. 4 RADIO  NEVBIS'TV  Service Depot for  PHILIPS ��� ZENITH  R.C.A. - ADMIRAL  FLEETWOOD  DEALER  Phone 886-2280  SUNSHINE COAST TV-  SALES & SERVICE LTD  ADMIRAL - ELECTROHOME  and ZENITH DEALERS  Gordon Oliver - Ed Nicholson  "IN THE HEART OF  DOWNTOWN SECHELT."  Box 799, Sechelt  Phone 885-9816  CLOSED ON MONDAYS  TOWING  SECHELT TOWING & SALVAGE  LTD.  SCOWS   ��� LOGS  Heavy Equipment Moving  & Log Towing  Phone 885-9425  Get that odd job done  Coast News, May 8, 1974.    11  Outward Bound  idea now fakes  girl students  , How school girls measure up  to the challenges of Outward  Bound, a unique outdoor camp  " previously reserved' for boys,  highlights the summer issue  of the Beautiful British Columbia magazine, Hon. Ernest Hall  minister of Travel Industry,  has disclosed.  When the summer school,  one of 33 in 12 countries, opened its doors at Keremeos, some  200 miles- east of Vancouver, it  was strictly for boys. Then the  girls got wind of it and made  it known they .wanted a part  of the program. In June, 1971,  the first 35 girls signed up and  their numbers have been increasing ever since, Mr. Hall  said.  Other stories in the summer .  issue are on the adventures of  boys in the Pacific Coast Sea  Cadet Summer Camp, the  Doufchobors, the airtram ride  at Hells* Gate in the Fraaer  Canyon, the rugged Stewart-  Cassiar road, weaving of fine  tapestries at Agassiz, and the  making oif perfume in a story  entitled The Magic of Pym.  The edition will be on sale  in mid^May.  1,300 summer  '���* * *  student jobs  _ The Department of Education will provide some 1,800  education-oriented jobs to students this summer, either directly or indirectly through  local school boards and1 post-  secondary learning institutions  according to an announcement  from the Hon. Eileen Dailly,  minister of education.  The summer7 work program,  is -part^of an overall provin-^  cial  government  project  called  Careers   '74.   The   overall  program is expected to provide  some    12,000    students    with  temporary employment which  in most cases is expected to  help  them  pay for a subsequent year of education. The  Department     of     Education _  1,800 jobs will cost about $2,-  000,000.  TRAILER  PARK  SUNSHINE COAST TRA1ER MM  1 Mile West of Gibsons. Hi way  , Laundromat  Extra Large Lots  and Recreation Area  Parklike Setting  Phone 886-9826  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  TREE TOPPING  VIEW DEVELOPMENTS LTD  Marv   Volen,   Phone   886-9597  Clean up your wooded areas.  Remove lower limbs for VIJBW  Top tall trees adjacent to  building.  t  JANITOR SERVICE .  Welcome to the  Floorshine Coast  HOW SOW-  JANITOR SERVICE  Specialists in Cleaning  Floor Waxing, Spray  Buffing, Window Cleaning  RUGSHAMP00H6  Who*  SM-1U1,  Gibson- Fresh Strawberries  Our cultivated garden straw  berry is almost as French as  fashion itself. It all began in  the eighteenth  century  when  a French army officer brought  home  some   wild  strawberry  plants   from   South   America.  This    wild    strawberry    was  crossed with a North American variety already being cultivated in French gardens. The  result was the plump, bright,  rich-tasting berry that we enjoy today. By the mid-eight-  een   hundred's,   several   varieties of this famous offspring  were being grown in both Europe and North America.  When buying strawberries  look for dry, bright colored  ones, that are free from white  spots. Whitish berries, picked  when immature, will lack flavor. If the container is stained,  it may indicate the berries are  soft and over-mature and must  be used immediately.  Fresh strawberries do not  store well. If they cannot be  used the day of purchase, emy  pty them onto a -hallow tray  and remove any soft berries.  Then refrigerate them, uncovered, until ready for use. AJt  serving time, wash the berries  quickly under running water  and remove the green  caps.  _trawfberries are, without a  doubt, the queen of all berries.  With their rich color and flavor," they reign supreme in  both simple and elaborate desserts. Here are two delicious  ways of enjoying this year's  fresh  strawberries.  Strawberries Chantilly  4 cups strawberries (1 quart)  Vz cup icing sugar  1 cup whipping cream  2 tblsp. orange juice  Vz tspn. vanilla  few drops almond extract  Wash and hull strawberries,  sprinkle with icing sugar and  chill,     stirring     occasionally.  Whip cream,  beat in orange  juice, vanilla and almond extract. Fold in chilled strawberries. 6 servings.  Strawberry Almond Shortcake  Vz cup vanilla cookie crumbs  Vz cup finely chopped' almonds  3 egg whites  i^ tspn. salt  Vi cup sugar,  3 egg yolks  Va tspn. almond extract  Va cup sugar  Mix cookie crumbs and almonds. Beat egg whites and  salt until foamy. Gradually  beat in Va cup sugar until soft  peaks form. Beat egg yolks  and almond flavoring until  light. Gradually beat in % cup  sugar. Fold yolk mixture into  meringue and then fold in  crumb mixture. Turn into  greased 9-inch layer cake pan  and bake at 325'F for 30 to 35  minutes. Let cool 15 minutes  in pan before turning out.  Topping:  4 cups strawberries  Vz cup sugar  % cup whipping cream  2 tblsp. sugar ^ f'.^  Wash and hull strawberries,  save a few whole berries for  decorating and slice remainder  Sprinkle with sugar and let  stand until sugar is dissolved.  Spread.cooled cake with straw  berries, top with whipped  cream, sweetened with remain  ing 2 tablespoons sugar and  decorate with whole berries.  Travel books, . leather  nametag holders, passport  protectors, Buxton wallets  and keytainers. Miss Bee's,  Sechelt.  Very  Important  People  People of all ages and all walks  of life do important and essential  jobs as Red Cross volunteers.  YOU CAM HELP TOO/  "Yes, your phone calls will go through      '  *KS3_ASFAfiT^��hjuider^roundcables^''- "  For your printing phone 886-2622  CALIFORNIA  GREEN CABBAGE   12c lb  PRODUCE FEATURES  SUNKIST NAVELS, 72's  ORANGES"  IMPORTED, 28 oz. bskt.  TOMATOES  59c  f AFFFF BLUE RIBBON QQ*.  VU-TLL   Reg. Grind. 1 lb. pkg. ���    <~^V  KEAFT  2 lb.  $1,99     WW FOOD  ROVER  15 oz. tins ���  4^69c  for  LIBBY'S Fancy  TOMATO JUICE  48 oz.  tin   2^89c     TUNA  CLOVERLEAF  Solid, 7 oas. 7-������-  Dirt    ��ELTA Long Grain  KlvC    4 lb. pkg.   $1.75     TIDE  I   Laundry Detergent  80 oz.   79c  $1.89  Sandwich. Bags  50s _-^-!_-,-Yr______  CO-OP Creamed  41b; tub ^- ���  2y69c  for  $2,99  \\\v w*Y y.-\\  PRIME RIB ROAST  QUAUTY MEATS  Can. Al or A2 _*!*��������� ^ lb.  ROASTING CHICKEN, GRADE A  ROUND or RUMP ROAST  BONELESS  Can No. 1 or 2 '_: .  $1.89  lb.  4 - 5 lb. average  Frozen  89c  lb.  BREAKFAST STRIPSS.S--  99c  PRICES EFFECTIVE Thurs., Fri., Sat, May 9,10,11  YOUR  CO-OP  Phone 886-2522  FOOD SERVICE  WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO LIMIT QUANTITIES  Gibsons B.C.  .

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