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Array ;'.<*  Provincial Library,  Victoria* B. C.  The S  Printed and OPiublisfaed at Gibsons, B.C.  10c per copy  Volume -28j   ^Number 4. January 29, 1975.  inctDdl faces  i  ill  Since tihe proposed Sechelt  junior secondary school will  not be completed until Septeim  ber 1975, Elphinstone principal D.LY Montgomery has ask  ed the school board for advice  on how to accommodate an  enrollment of 830 students,  s. Elphinstone wffll. be completed nex+ fall to accommodate 600 students and Mr.  Montgomery says he has three  ^alternatives to atccommodate.  the extra 230 stutdents.  IThe school could countinue  the present shift system wihich  straddles the students body  between morning and afternoon sessions, the student body  >could! be divided into two  sethocjls anid eaidh could go  on shift, or, Mr. Montgomery  says, the shifts could be eliminated and temporary accommodation provided for the  .extra students by 5 annex  rooms, a portable band room,  and twfc> portable classrooms re  located to the side of the  science wing.  The school board plans a  meeting'-'with teaching staff to  decide what Mr. Montgomery  calls this major district deci  sion. ������������ -'.;���-.  Parents in Roberts Creek  disaigree with the'T school  boardfs dhoice for tbe location  of the. neiw Seohelt junior secondary school  In abetter to the board the  Roberts Creek parents Auxiliary states that "it is too far for  the '^Roberts Creek chi-dten to  travel each day."/ 'The letter  suggests the board give further  consideration to Selma Park  and Davis. Bay locations before  the final decision is made.  i "We've been through this  many times," secretary-treasurer Roy Mills told the board  x in response to the letter. "We  have investigated and the decision has been made."  The site chosen for the new  school to be completed by Sep-  - tember 1976 is on lots numbered 1 and 2 in Sechelt near the  -Sunshine Coast arena.  Mills told the board that  MLA Don Lockstead had earlier commented on the location  of the new school ^asking if  there was no other-site available.  'It's unfortunate that it's a  Jong way outbut that's where  the land is," Mills said.  of hard liquor  Grammar under scrutiny  As newly appointed head of  the education committee school  boat- trustee Celia-Fisher was  asked'by Chairman Peter Pres-  ,-.  i  ���because school is' fob /fob oriented and does nothing to help  wittti daily living.  Other* - committee   chairmen  appointedTbjr iPrejsce^^were:  eesfcy to circjc into the new 'F&t YMwiJihyjj, .bu^diri{��& and  .English stawfei_d_\se��by UBC., ^tg^w^^JpgJto^^#rsoa-  -. m _mrio_in_i_fg lii*clfift*-&r'^*^ Tfinance;  committee   members    at   last    -~ ' ^''     ���  week's   school  board  meeting  Prescesky echoed public feelings that the standard of English grammar isN deteriorating  in our high schools. He said  that it would also be Fisher's  job to studly the feasibility of  a mandatory driver's safeity  course and a nutrition course  Mmiireen' G&ytbiv- transporter-"  tion; Jack MacLeod, public relations.-       -.,--��� . -_-  Laaison committee members  are Jack MacLeod and Agnes  Labonte; joint committee members are Joe Hprvat-vPat Murphy and Peter Prescesky, and  the Union Board of Health representative is Agnes Labonte.  Traffic light rejected  The Highways department  has refused to install traffic  signals on Highway 101 near  the schools because traffic volumes are well below those required to justify such a-crossing.  A letter to the school board  ffom-Tuciker Forsyth, district  highiways technician, states  that low traffic volumes encourage students to cross the  highway where ever they find  it convenient  In response to the rejection  trustee Agnes Labonte said, "I  wonder   when   they   take   t'he  readings ��� during the night or.  the day."  ���Superintendent R. R. Hanna  felt students were doing very  well without trarffic signals.  "There, is a lot of traffic anid  a lot of students F think they  are' mature enough to look after themselves."  The highways department  suggested the board provide a  temporary adult crossing guard  until there is evidence that  traffic is sufficient and students will cross at a single  point.  ABOVE  LIQUOR STORE manager Ross, ^  Macdonniell    shows    wher��  thieves  cut  a  three-foot hole  in rear of the building to haul  out cases of liquor.   ,  ON RIGHT  GIBSONS    RCMP    Constable.  Ernie IngleKart looks over tire  - imprints left by truck used by  1 thieves t^o haul away ciases of  yiiwx&::.y'yv-.<fyi -,- ty^'^a  United Church  minister leaving  Rev. Jim Williamson, Gibsons nited Church minister for  the past six years has decided  to vacate- the West Howe  Sound Pastoral Charge. The announcement was made Suncflay.  Mr. Williamson came to Gib-  , sons in September 1969 from a  church pastorate on the northern part of Vancouver Island.  He will remain here until  next June when his term of  service will have been fulfilled'.  In the meantime church officials will seek a replacement.  The needs of the congregation is the theme1 of the Gibsons United Ohunch annual  "meeting 7:30 pm. Wednesday  at the United Church hall,  at the United Church Hall. Coffee and dessert will he served  from 7p.m.  'Sr--  School bus rules revised  Two die in motel fire  Smoking in bed' is believed  to be the cause of a fire that  killed two people last weekend  in unit 8 of the Bella Beaoh  Motel in Davis Bay.  Larry  William  Munson,   33,  of North Vairwiouver and' his 29  year old wife- Janet Louise,  who was residing in Powell  River, were found dead in the  smoke filled room early Sunday morning, after a passing  fireman spotted smoke and  turned in the alarm.  The couple had checked into  the motel Saturday night. It  was believed they were trying  to resolve family problems.  The fire was contained to  one unit. An inquest will not  bo held.  The school board is considering a set of rules for school  bu^ drivers and students.  Wlhen Superintendent- Hannah suggested taking out the  rule students must sit three  to a seat,, secretary-treasurer  Roy Mills didn't think it such  Gibsons needs  more revenue  Y If s going to be a leanTyeiar  for Gibsons.  In presenting the 1975 provisional bud!get last week finance committee chairman  Kurt Hoehne indicated thatat  29.40 mills Gibsohs was taxed  to the limit and with no increased tax base the revenue of  $563,937 was not significantly  :greater"than last year.  Without increased revenue,  Hoehne said many improvements scheduled'for this year  dannot bei carried out because  of inflation. The aldermen will  not get a pay increase this"  year and only the mayor's indemnity will be increased1 by  10 percent. '  Aldiermen are presently receiving $1,355 a year and the  mayor $2,125.  Council's final budget will  be presented in March.  a good idea  "The  department of education will not authorize another  bus run unless there are three,  to a seat, "Mills told the board.  ��� This rule was a major policy  decision because it could cost  , the board  a great, deal more  money that would send the tax  rate up another mill, he added.  "The department will say fine,  .you ;can have another bus but  you pay for it,"  Mills said students may not  like7 it,but they can sit 3 to a.  seat. He said that many sohool  districts in B.C.  are now enforcing that rule.  Public utility regulations  state each passenger must have  '18 inches but superintendent  Hannah thought if the department of education wanted to  breach the regulation all they  ���have to do is shurg their shoul  ders and smile their wry smile  when questioned about it.  Hannah said his point in  eliminating the three-to-arseat  rule'from the regulations, a-  dapted from the Courtenay  school district, -was to avoid  conflict. "We hope it doesn't  cause a riot on the buses, Hannah said.  The board felt that the situation wias not severe now because Elphinstone is on shifts  and the buses are not that  crowded.  In  what police   consider  to  be a professional and "outside  job" thieves broke through the  rear wall of Gibsons liquor  store last weekend and took  over 100 oases of hard liquor  valued at   $8,000.  Police believe the 3-foot hole  was made with a croiwbar or  an electric instrument and  tracks show that a truck had  been backed up to the opening  to haul out the liquor.  There was no other damage  to the interior of the store  other > than a wooden shelf  wihich thieves removed to gain  access.  The rear wall of the building  consists of 6-inch building  blocks that an efficient person  could break through in one  minute and 10 seconds, a liquor  store, spokesman said.  RCMP do not know how  many people were involved but  said it was no less than two.  Tire imprints show that a  truck with a 12 foot w-ieel-  baise was backed up to the  hole and it is probable that the  liquor was loaded directly Onto  the truck.  . Liquor store manager Ross  Macdonnell said he discovered  the hole at the back of the  store when he arrived for work  Monday morning. It had been  covered with a piece of plywood supplied by the thieves.  A handcart was later found  outside in a clump of bushes  about 100 yards from the building. . '>������ Y  The theft tdok place some-  ; .tune,, betlween Saturday eve-  " 'mng*after closi^5 aid-Monday  morning. RCMCP Corporal Dai'-  rell Price said that it probably  happened early Sunday morning because that would have  given the thieves plenty of  time to board a ferry and make  the escape before any thing' was  discovered.   ���  RCMP identification men  were on the scene Monday to  analyze the tire imprint�� and  take   fingerprints  Two other thefts were reported over the weekend. Gibsons Building Supplies was  broken into Saturday night and  a truck was stolen. Police have  picked up a 15 year old juvenile in relation to the incident.  The truck has been recovered -  undamaged.  Knives, vfatches and other  small items were stolen from  Gibsons Hardware sometime  oyer the weekend by thieves  who gained entry through a  rear   window.  Fifteen house break-ins have  occurred during the last two  weeks in Gibsons and RCMP  said that most of them involved juveniles.  Sea Cavalcade  seeks helpers  Gibsons Sea ��� Cavalcade is  again this year in need of executive members1. After last  year's financially successful  event, most of the executive  members, who have served for  the past few years, decided  they had hiad enough of working on the event and would like  others to take over.  A meeting has been called  for late February, the time and  place to be announced later,  and if there is not sufficient  turnout to run the Cava_teade,  it will have to be dropped'.  Anyone interested in serving  on this year's committee, in  any capacity, is asked to phone  Diane Quigg, last year's coordinator, at 886-9649, and let  her know. 2 Coast News Jan. 29, 1975  New rules for juveniles welcome  Subscription Rates: British Columbia $4.50 per year;  $2.50 for six months; Canada except B.C. $5.00 per year;  United States and Foreign $8.50 per year.  Published Wednesdays at Gibsons, B.C.  Ron Cruice, Publisher  Fred Cruice, Editor  Second Class Mail Registration number 0794. Return  postage guaranteed '  Phone 886-2622        PO Box 460, Gibsons, B.C  Share the wealth!  Recreational projects under development in 18 communities in British Columbia have been assisted by the  infusion of $355,415 from the December and January allocations of the Community Recreational Facilities Fund  Hon. Jack Radford, minister of recreation and conservation has announced.  This fund was established in 1973, with the first  grants being made on August 1 of that year. Since then  175 different municipalities and non-profit social, cultural, ethnic and religious groups in all corners of the province have been aided by 519 government grants in the  financing of community recreational facilities. The fund  which is administered by the Parks Branch of the De-*  par tment of Recreation and Conservation, is available  for grants to a maximum of $333,333.33 representing one-  third of the projected cost of a proposed facility. In the  past 17 months $32,383,708 in grants have been allocated  by this fund.  With our federal and provincial levels of government doing their damndest to spread their ideas of share-  the-wealth it -would be wise for the powers that be iii  Gibsons or on the Sunshine Coast to ask for "another  bowl of porridge."  The days when Oliver Twist got clouted for asking  for a second bowl of poorhouse porridge have long gone  and <as Gibsons and others have found out you get clouted now because you don't ask.  Take a look at some of the things other 'areas presented and obtained funds: Ski developments, community halls, recreational-cultural centre, outdoor sports complex, a United Church promotes \a community hall and  obtains $43,000, boat launching ramp, civic centre theatre, library renovations and many others.  Gibsons got $50,000 out of the last batch of provincial donations but that should not deter people with  other ideas than a curling rink to make an application.  If you care to look back into the numerous government handouts as far back as ARDA you WiH note thait  something like $50,000 for "youth movements" is all the  area has received. It isn't because we are less deserving.  We are just letting socialistic democracy pass by unmolested. It is time we dropped .pur smugness! If you  have any ideas let's have them. People moan because we  baven't got. Why not get busy and try.  A prime example  While there are many fields of retarded co-operation .  on the Sunshine Coast, St. Mary's Hospital Volunteer  organization is not one of them. Women can be thanked  for that. It is. women who maintain Hospital Auxiliaries the length of the Sunshine Coast and it is many of  the same women who make up the organization known  as the Volunteers of St Mary's Hospital.  The Volunteers have just concluded their annual  meeting and the many hours of their volunteer labors  were revealed in the committee reports. These volunteers stacked up close to 7,000 hours during the year  working for the patients in various phases.  Some of the work was done in hospital and some in  other ways, like the Thrift Shop, all for the benefit of  patients.  It is pleasant to know co-operation is not an entirely  meaningless word on the Sunshine Coast. If there is  outstanding co-operation covering all creeds the women  of the area are well in the lead on the Sunshine Coast.  5 to 25 years ago  (From White Rock Sun)  News that Solicitor General  Warren Allmand <wants a new  Juvenile Delinquents Act to  replace the 40-year-old relic  we now have on our hands is  welcome ���if overdue1��� news  indeed. .  Police and no few lawyers  have Charged repeatedly that  juvenile offendeirs are being  "mollycoddled!" under present  antiquated statues.  iSocial scientists and youth  workers, meaniwhile, have attempted with good reason to  protect underage criminals  from treatment beffitting adult  lawbreakers.  Whatever the problems with-  federal   law   however,   surely  Icame, there as experience local  ly hlas proven, to commit even  more misdeeds with apparent  abandon. :  Some compromise bettween  "^hoot the miscreants at daiwtn"  and "pity them, don't punish  theim" must be found if we  hope to abate the youthful  crime in our midists.  For vandas and B-&-E art  ists, surly full restitution for  (goods destroyed! or stolen is  not too much to expect.  For those guilty of more  dangerous crimes, surely some  form of "brainlwashinlg" in the  need for. acceptable, non-violent behavior i9 needed.  For recidivists in all categories, surly a well governed  "solutions" to youthful crime-  clearly the premise must be  that sentences for laiwbreaking  are based on three principles  of justice: punishment, re-  thlabilitation, and deterrence.  The present system falls far  short of all three goals, and  neither one, nor two, nor a  score of fredwheeling "youth  ombudsmen"  would  do  much  to:. solve the problems created  by inadequate laws.  Needled .though youth workers may be���and many young  people in our community seem  to think they are���'they are not  and cannot be a panacea.  More effective and far-reach  ing proposals, we hope, will be  in the offing from both Victoria and Ottalwia.  of former social worker Dave  TBarrett did little to improve  the situation by sumrnarily  (shutting down the Brannan.  YDake and Wijllingdon reformatories without first devising  some alternative "institutions"  to replace them.  Ridiculous, we think, for  juvenile offenders to be almost  automatically returned-to-the  streets   -froim   -whence   they  the well-meaning  governnient  .facility���perh'aps     along    the  lines of a half-way house-needs  to be established.  Juveniles���like their adult  co,unter-parts-in crime "must  learn (and must be expebted  to learn) that the price of antisocial behlavior, as defined by  law, is a loss' of privileges and  presumed- rights accorded free  men and women or boys and  girls.  Sophisticated screening procedures must be draiwn up to  separate the violent from  the non-violent, the repeaters  from the first-timers, the  juvenile "felons" from those  guilty of lesser crimes.  Perhaps work farms are  needed for some, while others  could likely benefit (as surely  we all) from an Outwiarid  Bound type experience.  More school alternatives  like the FOCUS program at  (Princess TMargaret or the  special classes at Simon Cunningham are also required if  we are to deal properly with  juvenile misfits.     7,  Whatever      Ihe      proposed  help  Travel  for youths  Five Years Ago.  The   school   district   budget  "��� shows an increase of two percent.   Closing   down  the   shift  system   saves   $26,000  in   bus  tolls.  Elphinstone chapter Order of  the Eastern Star celebrates its  21st. birthday.  10 Years Ago  On two school referenda 638  out of a possible 7,500 voted.  Both referenda passed with  more than 70 percent in favor.  Martin      Dayton     presents  Sechelt's council .With a $197,-  700 sewage plant proposal.  15 Years Ago  Rev. David Donald of Gibsons United Church has decided to remain as minister for  another year.  A safty prize cash afward of  $450 was presented to St.  Mary's Hospital by CFP employees.  20 Years Ago  More than half of fires responded to by Gibsons volunteer firemen last year were  outside village boundaries.  . John Wilson was elected  president of Gibsons Legion  after a debate which resulted  in easing the responsibilities  the president.  25 Years Ago  Sechelt's Board of Trade opposes a proposed increase in  water rates.  Freezing weather has forced  tlhe   closing   down   of   many  schools.  More   than   115,0000   young  Canadians could benefit from  summer   programs   sponsored  by    the    department    of   the  Secretary   of   State   in   1975.  Secretary of State Hugh Faulk  ner has  announced     renefwal  of   three   programs:    Student  Community    Services,    Youth  Hostels   and Travel   and   Exchange.  The Student Community .Ser  vices Program has  been expanded this year to give summer employment to 2,100 students. This program is designed  to support  and encourage    *���  the activities of volunteer or-    II  ganizations serving   the   com- J j  munity  by.enabling such or|"���*l  ganizations"; to   employ  young  people. Emphasis will be given  to  attract more native  youth  to the program. With asbudget  of $4 million in *1974, this program funded projects through  established voluntary organisations which provided a wide  variety   of Yjobs for   approxi-  matly 2,000 students and more  than 10,000 volunteers.  Budget of the 1975 program,  which will operate from May  5 to Sept. 19, is $5.7 million.  Interested voluntary organizations dan Obtain application  forms at regional offices of  the department in early Feb.  Deadline for receipt of applications is March 15.  Under the Youth Hostels  Program, approximately 100  hostels will provide accommo-  dlation _md 'cultural activities  for more than 100,000 young  travellers at a cost of $1 a day.  Those who wish to work as  they travel will have access to  jobs through a notification sys  tern operated in co-operation  with Canada Manpower Centres.  This program will operate  with a budget of $1,3000,000,  a increase of $200,000 over last  year. Application forms will be  available to hostel operators  from regional offices of the department of the Secretary of  State and must be received by  the department by May 1 or  six weeks before the proposed  opening date of the hostels.  The Travel and Exchange  program with a budget of $1,-  756,000 for travel by voluntary  groups has been increased' by  325,000 to assist young people  to learn about traditions and  ways of life in different parts  of the country. Preference is  given to student groups from  lofw-income areas or those who  are handidapped or geographically isolated. The funds pay  for travel expenses but participants do not receive payments under the program.  These programs are components of $67 million Federal  Summer Student Employment  arid Activities Program.  [["Senior Services  Information  &  Telephone Tree  886-7415  9 ajn.- 4p.m.  I  I  i!  On Wednesday, February 5th,....  one of our representatives  will be at  Sunnycrest Motel. Gibsons,, 9-11:30 a.m.  Bella Beach Motel, Sechelt, 1-3:00 p.m.  Tel: 886-9920 (Gibsons) 885-9561 (Sechelt)  Many businesses including :  Agriculture ��� Manufacturing  Tourism e Construction  ��� Professional Services  ��� Transportation   ���Wholesale  and Retail Trades,  have obtained loans from IDB to acquire land,  buildings, and machinery, to increase working  capital; to start a new business;  and for other purposes.  If you need financing for a business proposal  and are unable to obtain it elsewhere on  reasonable terms and conditions, perhaps IDB  can help you.  INDUSTRIAL  DEM0PMENTBM  141 Wort 15th Street  North Vancouver, BjQ.  Tel: 980-6571  J  Like eggs, rules are made to be  broken! Break a feW of ybur own ... and  serve eggs by candlelight. By sunlight.  Or by starlight. Eggs .y. make a great  anytime meal.  "GET GOING ON AN EGG."  THE EGG GROWERS GROUP  FREE BOOK-  - Write to: "The Egg Handbook",  Sox 310. Abbotsford, B.C.  *B.C. FRESH LETTERS  Eklitor: Re the recent idea  of Gibsons expanding I wish  to comment as follows:  it would seem that Mayor  Larry Labonte bias grossly underestimated the intelligence pf  the inhabitants of Grant__an_s,  Soames Point, Hopkins Landing and Langdale. The original  idea of obtaining Port Mellon's  assessment tax is a good one.  It is a great pity that it was  not more tactfully presented.  Little wonder that we in the  outlying districts were upset  by Mayor Labonte's Kremlin-  like 'fait accompli.'  Let me pose a question.  What does the village of Gibsons have to offer?  (a) A council with little or  no initiative who, when presented with an idea regarding  the Port Mellon tax scheme,  approaidh it with all the subtlety of a herd of wild elephants wearing steel capped  boots.  Ob) A village where numerous dogs run unchecked.  (c) 'No restaurant for tourists or more important, residents. -   ���  (d) No interest whatsoever  in exploiting the marvellous  FREE publicity which Gibsons  receives from The Beachcombers.'  However, it is easy to criticise. On the other side of the  balance sheet we have very  friendly -people iri Gibsons. It  just seems a pity that a village with Gibsons potential is  left in the doldrums. I do not  mean to turn it into a chrome  and glassmenagerie ��� just  tidy up the place a bit and let's  have more, facilities.  For this Gibsons'must have  cash. Surely with a new approach from ali concerned the  problems of administrating to  the outlying districts could be  ironed out to the satisfaction  of all concerned. The money is  there ��� lets' go to it and work  together to make use of it.  ���R. GENTLES.  Editor: This letter is directed  at all the child minded adults  who attended last weeks'  nature show "The Life and  Times of Grizzly Adams.  Myself and four children attempted to see the first showing on Monday evening at 7:00  IWe were unsuccessful so I  promised the kids we would  tiy again on Tuesday night..  Well, we arrived at 5:30 and  proceeded to wait until 7:00  again. The line up wasn't long  at all and we were maybe 50)  feet from the front door. Need  less to say, we didn't make  that ^how either due to  thoughltleslg, inconsiderate,  idiots that (pushed in front, of  us.  .People would walk up to the  front of the line to see someone they khejw and there they  would stay. Then several  people just pushed in. front  wherever they felt like. After  watching this disgusting behaviour for about 20 minutes  I proceeded to ask people if  they iwould please move to the  end of the line as the people  in front of me and myself had  been standing there since 5:30.  One lady replied "Well I guess  we really should go to the end?'  but she didn't. I asked a very  well dressed man and his wife  in their fifties (without children) if they would please move  back and he replied in such  adult English as "So What,  Big Deal".  Finally at 7:00 (shoiwtime) at  least 50 people had pushed in  _rOnt of us and my kids and I  stood there until 8:45 to see  that show:  Coast News Jan. 29, 1975. 3  I have never seen such a  poor display of adult actions  in my life. How can we ever  expect good manners and polite  ness from the kid1?, at the  show when they see such behaviour as wlas displayed the  other night.  Mr. and Mrs. Boothroyd: are  not aways as pleasant as one  would expeict but I for one  don't blame them at all when  they have to worry about 40  year old teenagers as well as  13 year olds. I trust that you  all know who I'm talking to  and I thank you all for a Plea  sent Evening.  Thouroughly Disgusted M.  Dorais  Editor: For Christmas 1974, the  Elves made up and distributed  hampers of food items, turkeys, gifts and toys to 128  under-privileged1 families from  Port Mellon to Egmont.  It is only because of an unselfish and concerted effort by  the entire community that the  Elves Club is able tb reach it's  objective. Your generous donation of free Christmas advertising in the Coast News helps  make it possible for the Elves  to bring a little happiness to  many homes at this season.  Your efforts may seem anon  ymous to others, but certainly  not to the Elves. On behalf of  all the recipients of hampers,  we extend their . heartfelt  thanks to all who made contributions.     In     appreciation,  E M. VANSTONE Secretary.  ISECHELT WINNER  Last  week's winner of  the.,  Lions 400 draw for $100 was  Bereft Konings of Sechelt on a  ticket idrajwn by Russ Hancher.  i ���    ���  If you aire habitually forgetting important birthdays or anniversaries, try  using a Thoughtfulness Album, they are great. Miss  Bee's, Sechelt.  Questionnaire fo come  Representatives of the school  board met with Doctor Arthur  Krazmann of the Faculty of  Education. University of Victoria, on Fridby, January 24, to  discuss the preparation of the  questionnaire to be used in the  determination of public attitude affecting the appointment  of a district superintendent in  Sechelt jrichool district. .  Doctor .Kratzmann has a national repu/ta'tion for scholarship in the field of educational administration, and brings  an unusually wide background  to the task. He has many years  of interest and work in the relationship between boardls,  communities and superintendents of schools; and throughout his career in teaching has  been active in professional development arid welfare in  teacher associations at provincial and local levels.  He has served a�� the execu  tive director of the Alberta  (School Trustees association and  'was the first chairman of the  B.C. Teacher Qualification  board, deleted1 to that position  by representatives of (B.C.  teachers and school trustees. At  .various times he has served as  arbitrator for boards and for  teacher associations in salary  disputes, his last appointment  in that role being for the Victoria Teachers' Association.  With his reputation for impartial research the board is  Confident that Doator Kratz-  mahn will be able to develop  for this community a truly  meaningful questionnaire.  Tentative schedules see the  design, circulation, return and  ���analysis of the questionnaire  completed within six weeks,  following which the! interview-  process can begin. Schedule of  public meetings Will be drawn  Little Prince  visits Twilight  The Little Prince, a new  musical by Lerner and Loewe,  adapted from the classic book  of the same name by Antoine  De Saint Exupery, is the family entertainment this week at  the Twilight.  If you have ever asked the  question why don't they make  movies. like they used to, see  this one and you'll see that  they do.  But they don't make audiences like they used to so you  will have lots of room and  won't have to line up. The film  plays Wednesday, Thursday  and Friday at 8 p.m. and a Saturday matinee at 2 p.m.  Saturday, S-miday and Monday at 8 p.m. a zany Banrbra  Streisand movie, For Pete's  Sake, mature.  Saturday Feb. 1st  Pajak Electronics Co. Ltd  HOME ENTERTAINMENT SALES & SERVICE  DEALER  SEASIDE PLAZA Phone 886-7333 GIBSONS  YOUR  AUTHORIZED  GOME IN  FREE COFFEE  J  SEE THE LATEST  T.V.s  Gibsohs Newest  T.V. Store  Model y-j; ^>j,^__j- j^i_,_,- ;xAxi^if :��__��*��� '^u\Z--^-^yi^-j:i:r.-i ^.r' H-:��i j_sa *_,  wuKJKelKW''  '.-*.jww*wjeS _w;^fi^&iuK^ i��SSLSffUi3ii^*����"w�����.  ivory tower bridged!  Referring to the school work  experience program, Superintendent R.R. Hannah told the  sohool board Thursday night  he's happy to see the ivory  tower being bridged with the  real world.  The program which allows a  student to go to school ;part  time for academic credits is  being incorporated' into the  school system.  Hannah told the board he has  already inter viewed 14 applicants and that it v/as time the  board formulated policies on  the matter.  In commending the program  Mr. Hannah said it in no way  resembles the occupational  type program and that it was  an excellent departure for  students to be exposed to what  goes on in the world.  'Students involved in the program would work part time in  a store, garage, or whatever  they. were interested in and  would be credited1 the same  as they would for a normal  course.  The student would be an  employee of the crqwn and  covered by workman's .compensation without the employ  er irtaking contributions. The  student does not receive any  remuneration.  The board is currently considering applications for a  work experience co-ordinator  who will conduct a feasibility  study on the matter  "Do not worry, do not  despair, Soon will appear  Bohemian Crystal Stemware" at Miss Bee's, Sechelt.  Branch 38, O A P O  VALENTINE  DINNER  Friday, February 14-6 p.m.  CANADIAN LEGION HALL  Tickets $1.25 per person  Phone Helen Raby 886-2502  or Irene Bushfield, 886-9567  Deadline for tickets Jan. 31  Sponsored by Ladies' Auxiliary to Branch 109  4 Coast News Jan. 29, 1975.  rrm-AiMmMTY.  *��Y !i&- UNVX&ST  *mm\ m&&&&. AT: #miw'$  if  Homeowner grant ready  Coast Chilcotin Member otf  ^Parliament Jack Pearsall has  advised that a $500 federal  grant to new home buyers is  now available.  If you are a first-itime purchaser and move into your new  home any time from Nov. 1,  1974 to Oct. 31, 1975, you may  qualify for a recently introduced grant. These grants, which  are available through Central  Mortgage and Housing Corporation, are intended to increase  home-buying opportunities for  those purch/asing moderately-  priced dwellings.  You may Obtain complete details by contacting Central  Mortgage and' Housing Corporation,. Vancouver Regional Office, Suite 240, TBank Of Montreal Building, 2609 Granville  Street, Vancouver, B.C.  Plan home nursing course  The Centre for Continuing:  Education has decided to start  a new home nursing course mid  February because the comamm- -  ity has a need for people who  can cope with the problems of  caring -for sick and old people  in their homes.  The Sunshine Coast Community Resource Society will  subsidize the course When it is  taken by the Homemakers, because their contribution to the  comnruniy is considered very  essential.  A Registered Nurse will be  teaching and St. Mary's Hospital facilities have been made  available.    St.   John's   Ambu  lance  will  issue; a certificate  upon completion of the course.  The program includes all aspects of-home nursing, instruction . in artificial respiration,  and if the students have special areas of interest the instructor will toy to meet these  needs  The course stlarts mid-February and' the date will be announced next Wednesday. The  duration of the course is .14  hours, tiwo hours a week in the  evening, and the fee is $10 plus  $10 for materials, books and  fcertificiaition. Preregistration is  necessary as the number of  students is limited to 15.  You are cordially invited to attend the  PUBLIC INSTALLATION  JOB'S DAUGHTERS BETHEL No. 28 <  ��f    ���'.*''     ..-������  Honoured Queen-elect HEATHER DUNCAN  and Officers ,  Sunday, February 2, 1975, at 2 p.m.  at the ROBERTS CREEK MASONIC HALL  HALL ROAD, ROBERTS CREEK, B.C.  �� '  tan  <&Cs ^  The sunny floor that shines without waxing.  $JL6��5sq.yi I  -_n_��_>.-_r__AZ P_i_ ', *    ��^  r"*  I  The secret of Armstrong Solarian is its exclusive  Mirabond��� Wear Surface.  Not only does it have a brighter shine than  ordinary vinyl floors, but it stays that way far  longer. Without waxing.  All you have to do to keep up Solarian's natural  shine is sponge-mop it with a mild detergent.  So put in a new Solarian floor, and throw out  your floor wax.  The other thing you'll like about Solarian is  its variety of patterns and colours. There are  over 50 to choose from, including this eye-  fcwtatfatlon Extra  catching colonial pattern called (what else?)  Colonial Classic.  Come and see Solarian at our Floor Fashion Center.  One of the things you'll like most about our  Floor Fashion Center is the help you'll get from   goes with what.   i _i_ Thoro'c ftiioi  (We have over200 designs and colours to choose from.) ^  We'll help you with your decorating ideas, too, ^  with an ingenious unit called a colour coordinator. ; y  You'll find it's a great way to see just what .  | ���'���sar-t >  our sales people.  They really know their stuff. And that's  important to you. ftecause choosing just the  right floor for your home is not exactly the  easiest of decisions to make.  Especially when you're faced with the  finest selection of Armstrong floors in town.  There's even a place where you can sit and think  things over, if you're having trouble making up  your mind. And we don't simply promise professional  installation. We guarantee it.  In writing.  **    Y  (gfmstrong  floor fashion o  A beautiful new way to buy floors.  Ken DeVries & Son Floor Coverings Ltd.  1659 Sunshine Coast Highway, Gibsons 886-7112 pe*  ARIES- March 21 to Ajni! 20  This should be a very "lucky"  period for all Aries individuals.  If your birthday happens to  fall between April 6th and  April 20th you will be especial  ly favoured by the stars!  TAURUS- Aplril 21 to May 21  A very short period of "delays"  in matters dealing with lail aspects of communication is affecting your sign at the present  time. However this will "clear  itself" quickly if handled properly.  GEMINI- May 22 to June 21  ,There may be some antagonism  evident between yourself and  others for the next week or so.  Don't let this deter you from  your cherished ideals, but try  to stay out of arguments!  CANCER. June 22 to July 22  The planets are lining upmost  favourablly for persons born in  the sign of Cancer. News from  afar may bring some quite unexpected gain during the coming week. Stick close to business opportunities.  LEO- July 23 to August 23   You may lay plans right nojtv  for some great achievements in  the future. "Luck" and carefully laid plans could bring you  much material gain for years  to come. In all events!, be sensible!  VIRGO- August 24 to-Sept. 22  The solar chart.for Virgo indicatesa srong possibility of a  'move' of some description,  either from one place to an  other, or some important decision in your private life.  Your chart is GOOD!  LIBRA- Sept. 23 to October 23  The chances for gain are now  better than they have been for  sometime. Prepare for changes  Go to church on Sunday  ANGLICAN  St. Bartholomew's  Rev. David H. P. Brown    .  Morning Service. 11:15 a.m.  2nd and 4th Sundays  Holy Communion at 8:00 a.n_.  Midweek Holy Communion  2nd, 4th -and 5th Wednesdays  10:00 a.m.  3rd Wednesday, 11:30 ajn.  1st Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.  wHth Divine Healing Service  St. Aidan's  Sunday School 10:30 a.m.  Sunday Service 2:30 p.m. .-.  except 4th Sunday  Family Service at 11:00 a.m.  GIBSONS UNITED CHURCH  11:15 a.m.,  9:30 a.m..  Divine Service  Wilson Creek  ROMAN CATHOLIC SERVICES  St. Mary's Churcn  FatherE. G. Lehner  11 a.m. Mass, Sundays  Wed., Fri., 7 p.m.  Phone 885-9526  GIBSONS PENTECOSTAL  Member   P.A.O.C.  Phone 8B6-7107  Highway and Martin Road  Sunday School 9:45 am  Morning Worship 11 am  Evening Service 6:30 p.m.  Wed., Bible Study, 7:30 p.m.  Pastor G. W. Foster  BAPTIST CHURCHES  Pastor - Wilbert N. Erickson  Office 886-2611, Res. 886-7449  CALVARY - Park Rd, Gibsons  SUNDAYS  Morning Worship 9:30 a.m.  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.  GLAD TIDINGS TABERNACLE  Gower Point Road  Pbone 886-21160 .  Sundays, II am. & 7 pm.  Bible Study, Wed., 7:30 p.m.  . Paste* Nancy Dykes  ;*In His Service ���   ���  At Your Service  CHRISTIAN SG.ENGE  Sundays at 11:15 a.m. ?n St.  John's United Church, Davis  Bay by. an informal group of  Christian Scientists.  Everyone Welcome  Phone: 885-9778 or 886-7882  - , N~~ i  s-       t~  you cunnot 4p  *'t> ^'.'  ���*&?  : -<*"X*<  7^  " %"*YY-'-,7 Y*v ^<"*v<,"Y! ;-C^YY"Y Tv-'^Mll'YifeP^^^^^^W!!  : y^\yyy-yy yyyy^b%y&yyy*mm>^^  yy-sm^i  .y^y yyyyyyyyL{*yy :^yy*?yy >yy ;^��Hr<'<      yM?y  SATURDAY Feb. 1  LIVE MUSIC  Pizza will be available  Pbone 886-2472  FOR  RESERVATIONS  Coast Ndws Jan. 29, 1976 5  which should mark a period of  "nefw starts" that should turn  out well.  SCORPIO- Oct. 24 to Nov.22  Everything is "calming down"  in the general chart for Scorpio  at the present. Many problems  that may have bothered you in  the past can be solved, and you  will have the stars giving you  much ai-l.  SAGITTARIUS-Nov. 23 Dec.21  Some gain and some loss may  occur durnlg next week, but in  the long run the "gains" will  outweigh the "losses." Be realistic in your demands and  think twice before taking any  action.  CAPRICORN- Dec. 22- Jan. 22  Right now is a good time for  you to "seek success' in some  business transactions that perhaps has not Worked out as  well as expected in the past.  Gain is indicated if you are  careful!  AQUARIUS- Jan. 21 to Feb. 18  The benefical and the poor aspects in your sign pretty well  balance themseves out at the  present. Don't be hasty in your  judgement. The next week  may bring many changes for  your sake.  PISCES-Feb. 19 to Mar. 20....  There is a GREAT deal of#activ  ity indicated for the sign of  Pisces during the next week.  Remain calm cool and collect  ed, and above all,, be TOLERANT of others! This is IMPORTANT!  Smoking habits unchanged  Smoking habits of Canafdians  have remained relatively unchanged from 1972 to 1973, according to statistics released  by National Health and Welfare   Minister   Marc   Lalonde.  The latest figures show that  non-smokers outnumber smokers in Canada: 53 percent of  the population 15 yeats of age  and over does not smoke at all,  and 60 percent of the (population over 15 does not smoke  cigarettes regularly- that is,  every day.  A slightly greater percentage  of Canadians,women over the  age of 15 were smokers in 1973  (36.3 percent) than in 1972 (35.  7 percent), continuing a trend  evident since 1S65, especially  in the age group 15 to 19 years.  In 1965, 77.8 percent of Canadian girls in' this age group  were non-smokers, compared  to 67 percent in 1972 and 65.9  percent in 1973.  Of Canadian men over 15,  42.2 percent were non-smokers  in 1973, compared to 42.6 percent in 1972 and 34.8 percent  in 1965. The 57.8 percent of the  smokers male population in  K973 was divided as follows:  47.8 percent regular cigarette  smokers, compared to 47.4 percent in 1972 and 54.6 percent  in 1965; 3.8 percent occasional  cigarette smokers, compared  to 3.5 percent in 1972 and 3.3  percent in 1965; 6.2 percent  smoked only pipe and or cigars,  comared to 6.5 percent in 1972  and 7.3 percent in 1965.  From 1965 to 1972, the rising  percentages of women smokers  were outweighed by lower  rates for men, to produce lower over-all figures each successive year. The 1973 statist-  tics show a halt to this trend.  While the levels of smoking are  close to 1972 levels, the overall downward trend lias levelled off with marginal increases in many categories.  -1 &"***&��?*  .'���..', <���&.-..??*���  -���' ".n______    ' ���<���- ��������� ' ��� ��� _,_J_______j______________ii_____i________________i_______.^ ,v  DO IT NOW.  YOUR  BEFORE  ELSE  It's simple,f ast and youll probably  save time.  When your renewal form arrives in  the mail simply take it to any Motor  VehicleBranch office or Autopian agent.  If your form doesn't reach you, take  your present insurance certificate instead and you can still buy your car  insurance and licence decals or plates.  Either way, if you're like most British  Columbia motorists you'll probably  pay less for your insurance this year.  Deadline for Autopian '75 is February 28 th.  INSURANCE CORPORATION  OF BRITISH COLUMBIA  your insurance company 6 Coast News Jan. 29, 1975.        JjELP WANTED  COAST NEWS CLASSIFIED ADS  CARS- TRUCKS!Oil SALE (Conld)   PROPERTY FOR SALE  Phone 886-2C22  Deadline ��� Tuesday noon  5c a word, minimum 75c  for up to 15 words  Subsequent Insertions % price  25c added for bookkeeping on  ���ds  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. J  yr. $5.00  U.S. & foreign 1 year $8.50  It is agreed by any advertiser requesting space that liability of the Coast News in  event of failure to publish any  advertisement or in event that  errors in publishing of an advertisement shall be limited  to the amount paid by the advertiser for that portion of  the advertising space occupied  by the incorrect item only, and  that there shall be no liabilty  in any event beyond amount  paid for such advertisement.  No responsibility is accepted  by the newspaper when copy is  not submitted in writing or  verified in writing.  COMING EVENTS  TWILIGHT THEATRE  Gibsons, 886-2827  SEE THEATRE AD  ON PAGE 7  Free Transcendental Meditation  Lecture. Thursday, 8 p.m., Saturday, 2 p.m. Whitaker House  Room 1, Sechelt. Phone 885-  3342, 885-3488.   Every Monday night, 8 p.m..  Bingo, New Legion Hall, Gibsons.  Monday, Feb. 10, 1975, OAiPO  Branch 38, Social, Health Centre, Gibsons. This meeting in  place of Feb. 3.  BIRTHS      ~~ "���  Mr. Arnold Blomgren is pleased to announce the arrival of  his first grandchild, a girl, Nicole Jennifer, 7 lbs, 4% oz.,  born on Januiaiy 20, 1975. The  proud parents are his eldest  daughter, Irigrid and her husband Hank Kruisselbrink of  Terrace, B.C. The very proud  great-grandmother is Mrs.  Olive Provencal of Roberts  Creek), B.C., who celebrated  her birthd/ay on the same day.  This is also her first greatgrandchild1.   LAING: Harry and Marilyn  Laing are pleased to anounce  the birth of their second son,  James Alan, 7 lbs., 7 oz. on  January 24, 1975 at St. Mary's  Hospital, Selchelt, a baby brother^   ENGAGEMH!  Mr. land Mrs. R. Stanley of  Langdale are pleased to announce the engagement of their  daughter Yvonne Mavis-Jane  to Mr. Darrel Edward Lewis,  son of Mrs. A. Lewis and the  liate Mr. L. Lewis of Quadra  Island', B.C.    DEATHS  COOPER ��� Passed away January 17, 1975, Margaret Ella  Cooper, late of Gibsons, B.C.,  aged 62 years Survived by her  very dear friend, Alex Bruce;  a daughter, Audrey Sanford,  Vancouver; 2 sons, Bill, Churchill, Man. and Douglas in Ontario: 1 grandson, John, Calgary. Funeral service Wednesday, January 22 at 10:30 a.m.  from the Harvey Funeral  Home, Gibsons. Rev. Dennis  Morgan officiating. Cremation.  INMEMORIAM  In loving memory of Sharon  McKENZlE (nee Maylea). ���  Remembrance is a golden chain  Death tries to break, but all in  vain.  To have, to love, and then to  part,  Is the greatest sorrow of one's  ���heart.  The years may wipe out many  things,  But this they wipe out never,  The memory  of  those happy  days  When we were all together.  ���Mother, Father and sister  Marilyn.  CARD Of THAWS  Many thanks to friends and  neighbors Wo-He-Lo anid Rev.  Jim Williamson for helping to  make my birthday a d!ay to remember.  ���Mrs.  Louise  Dadswell.  H)UND~  2 keys on chain at Forbes and  Highway in Langdale. Call 886-  2861.  Christmias Tree Farm Work.  Phone (112) 263-5886.   Teachers Aide required1. Gibsons Soinshine School. Phone  886-7153.  .  DEPENDABLE PERSON WHO  CAN WORK WITHOUT SUPERVISION. Earn $14,000 in a  year plus bonus. Contact customers iri Gibsons area. Limited auto travel. We train. Airmail H. G. Dick, Pres., Southwestern Petroleum, P.O. Box  789, Ft. Worth, Tx.  WHY   WAIT   FOR   SPRING?  For interior house cleaning or  exterior repairs. We have  painters, carpenters, general  hiand&men and fully qualified  domestic workers. DO IT NOW  Phone 886-7370. Sunshine Job  Placement Service.  Baby sitting ��� day or night ���  P-T or steady ��� your house or  theirs -7- Gibsons arid Sechelt  areas ��� light housekeeping, if  needed. IPhone 886-7370. Sunshine Jop Placement Service.  WORK WAMTED  Timber wanted. Let us give  you an estimate. All species.  D & O Log Sorting Ltd. Phone  886-7896 or 886-7700        "  Your pictures framed and  mounted from Artistic Woodwork stock. Needlepoint a specialty. sPonderosa Pines Trailer  Park, Wilson Creek. Phone  885-9573. '    '_  Dressmaking and alterations.  Work guaranteed. Phone 886-  7105.  ��� ������       ......  Young girl for part time baby  sitting jobs. Call Vickie at  886-9379 after 4 p.m.  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 885-2921, Roberts Creek  We provide a complete tree service for the Sunshine Coast.  All work insured and guaranteed to your satisfaction.  PEERLESS TREE SERVICES         885-2109  FURNACE INSTALLATIONS  OIL BURNER SERVICE  Financing Available  Call Thomas Heating, 886-7111  CHIMNEY SWEEPING  Oil Stoves  Phone Ron Crook, 885-3401   after 5 p.m. _^  TYPEWRITER  & ADDING MACHINE  SALES & SERVICE  Phone 886-7111  MISC. FOR SAIf  Near new 3 KW Betters jBull  auto light plant; iised Lister 2  KW: large propane fridge, new  propane dryer; 2 80 gal propane tanks; Case 1000C loader  with 1% yard bucket; 600 concrete building blocks. Phone  886-7473.  Seasoned dry alder, by the  cord, $35. Phone 886-9988.  1 fibreglass septic tank, excel-  lent condition. 'Phone 886-7668.  Quadra stereo set with 8 track  and 4 speakers, $800. Engagement ring, size 7, offers. Phone  884-5371.   65 hp Johnson outboard1 motor.  Phone 886-7274 7  Horse manure for sale. You  haul, $5 - Vz ton. Brushwood  Farms ,886-2160.   Single drum swifter puller,  C-W new float $1650. Phone  885-2228.    ���  RCA Victor TV B-W, needs  some adjustment, $30. Good  buy for person with technical  know-how. Phone 886-7450 eves  Alder firewood; Get your own,  no falling, limbing or packing, $5 a pick-up load. Phone  886-7829. '  13' travel trailer with propane  stove and fridige. Sink and  double bed. $500.  Phone 886-  7887          WANTED  Good used 'boat trailer for 14'  boat. Phone 886-2738.        Rugs, kitchen utensils and  small appliances. Call .886-7988.  CARS, TRUCKS FOR SALE ���""":  '51 Dodge % ton 4 x 4, 318 V8  with winch and chain. Phone  886-7923.   '67 Jeep, $1,600. Phone 886-  7944. _  62 Chrysler, very good condition, no rust. $325 or best offer. Phone 886-7738.  '59 Zephyr, 75,000 mi., automatic, innming, as is $200. Extra tires. -Phone 886-2844.  '63 Comet, 6 automatic, $250.  Phone 886^2078.  '67 Plymouth Belvedere convertible, excellent condition,  chromies, rebuilt motor, also  1971 Honda 350. Phone 886-  2952 aifter 5 p.m.   '���67 Ghev Bis. ��cly. automatic  trans., power steering, radio,  good tires, some rust. Ofiftens  please. Ed, 886-7968 ~  LIVESTOCK  COME TO THE BIG SALE  Feb. 7- 7 pm, Dispersal of  Holstein Heifers Bred & Open.  Feb. 8 ��� Evearylbing will be  Offered to the "Horse World"  10 a.m. -'Wagons, buggies,  trailers, tack & wagon Wheel��.  1 pm - Rgst Horses ��� "Simil-  kameen" by Regal Jewel, also  unraced 3 yr brother to Mr.  Slick, yearling full brother to  Betting Fool, Miss Shary in folal  to Coaltown Cat, outstanding  4 yr. PB Arab filly. Jumpers  will be shown over jumps.  Grades, teams and harness will  follow. For further info. 277-  8662, ACTIVE STABLE LTD.  138 5 STEVBSTON HWY,  RICHMOND.    PETS ~~  Free. German-shepherd cross  Collie, 4 mo, female, pretty  and smlart, should be spayed.  Phone 885-2688.     ���  -  Home wanted for 10 mo. old  female pup. Has been .spayed,  and had shots. Small breed,  part poodle, need's companionship. Free. Phone 886-7887 or  886-9371'    BOATS FOR SALE  MARINE  INSURANCE  PROBLEMS?  New insurance advice  Re-insurance advice.  Claims settled  Capt. W. Y. Higgs,  Marine Surveyor  Box 339, Gibsons  Phones 886-9546 or 885-9425  21 ft. 10 in. Sangstercraft 188  Merc, sleeps 5. Phone 886-2802  after 7 p.m.   WAMTED TO RBn  Wish to rent storage space for  car. Prefer covered space but  riot necessary.Phone 886-9972}  after 5 p.m. Y       ;  Couple with child want fairly large home to rent, some  acreage Phone 438-5602 or PO.  Box 33, Station A, Vancouver.  Furnished houses in Gibsons  area from March 1st 1975 to  October 31, 1_75. Contact J.  Battista, CBC-TV, 747 Bute St.,  Vancouver, B.C.  Gibsons area. Small waterfront  cottage,  Willing   to  pay   $180  'monthly. Phone 736-1047.  FOR RBn  Store, about 900 square feet.  Phone  886-7944.  Maple Crescent Apts., 1660  School Road, Gibsons. Suites  for rent. Cablevision, parking,  close to schools and shopping.  Reasonable rent. Ph. 886-7836.  2 bedroom furnished trailer. 2  bedroom side by side duplex,  unfurnished, available Febru-  ary 1. No dogs. Phone 886-2887  Gibsons. New 2 bedroom suite,  W-W, no pets, utilities indud-  ed. $220. Phone 886-2434.  4 room unfurnished renovated  apartment, $165. 4 room unfurnished older 'apt., heat included, $150. Newily furnished 1 .  bedroom modern suite in small 7  apt. block, W-W, colored fixtures, $220. 3 bedroom reno- ;  vated apt., W-W, electric stove, ;  fireplace, heat included, $180. i  Completely furnished modern "  bachelor suite, W-W, suit 1 or  2 people, $190. Phone 886-7629  or 886-2415.   Bachelor suite for one working .  adult, Marine Drive, Gibsons. ;  Phone 886-7108.    Unfurnished 2 bedroom waterfront home. References. Phone  886-2113   MOBILE HOMES  SUNSHINE COAST  MOBILE HOME PARK  & SALES  24*   x   48'  Statesman,  3  bedrooms,  separate dining room,  shag  carpet throughout,  avocado  built-in dishwasher,  de- ;  luxe range,  2 door frost-free  fridge.   Fully   furnished   andY  tastefully decorated. On view ;  at Sunshine Coast Trailer Park  1960 Detroiter 10 x 46, 2 bed- ;  room,  partly furnished.  Phone 886-9826  5 acres, Lockyer Road, corner  property, power available. $23,-  ,000. Call 886-2765 after 6 p.m.  Large lot on O'Shea jld'., Gibsons (size of 5 lots) cleared  and has 22 x 34 garage with  Icement floor. Water, power &  sewer close by. Phone- 886-9389  BY OWNER: 17 lots, nicely  treed and level, fully serviced.  Piratt Road-Gower Point area.  Priced for quick sale. Terms if  desired. Phone 886-2891  MORTGAGES  NEED MONEY?  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  Tuesday night  fire nipped  An alarm about 8 pjm. Tuesday night sent Gibsons Volunteer fire departmenit to Wialt  Nylgren Sales on Marine Drive  to put out a smouldering fire  under the building.  The fire was contained to a  Itog that had apparently been  lit by careless youths.  .The alarm was turned in by  a man on the government  wharf who saw1 smoke coming  from, underneath the building.  A firetman said it "was lucky  the fire was noticed or the  whole buil'dling could have  gone up in smoke.  Charles English Ltd.  REAL ESTATE & INSURANCE  GIBSONS. B.C.        Ph. 886-24S1  SUNNYCREST SHOPPING CENTRE  TOLL FREE 687-6445  NOTARY PUBLIC ��� APPRAISALS  NORTH ROAD: Treed acre dose to village of Gibsons.  100 x 400. $14,000.  LANGDALE CHINES: Several very good building lots  in new home area. Underground wiring. Paved roads ending in cul de sac. $10,000, $11^500, $12,500.  ROBERTS CREEK: 5 acres in rural area' on two roads.  $23,500.  42 ACRES: View land located high above Gibsons Village.  This property is not in land freeze.  Offers on $90,000.  HILLCREST ROAD: 3 bedroom home on long view lot.  This neat attractive home is ideal for the young familijr  or retired couple. Financing available on $35,900.  DOGWOOD ROAD: Gibsons ��� Nice 2 bdrm bungalow.  No .hills to climb. Quiet street. $29,900.  Ken Crosby ��� 886-2098  Don Sutherland ��� 885-9362  Anne Gurney ��� 886-2164  Jay Visser ��� 885-3300  f  CONSULT US FOR ALL- -:_PY.  YOUR INSURANCE REQUIREMENTS  MEMBER ��� MULTIPLE LISTING SERVICE  Phone 886-2000 ��� Gibsons, B.C.  Pender Harbour: Time to start  thinking summer holiday ���  Here we have a "back to nature', spot with. 90' lakefront.  Close to salt water too. Fully  7 furnished _ 2 room log cabin,  lge storage building, boat float,  etc. $25v000.  ���-ij'i     - .  /Gower Point: 2Vz ac. ��� level  t���quiet residential area. $21,-  |000.  -Sechelt: Lovely corner lot facting water 63 x 120 in excellent  r location. $14,500.  Gibsons Rural: 10 level acres,  approx. 4 cleared. Ideal farm,  ���hobby or ? .Attractive ranch-  7 style home consisting 3 bedrooms,   spacious  living room.  Modern   kitchen-dining   room.  t Worth   checking  into.   $65,000  arid terms available  Attractive mobile home 12 x  68 with 12 x 40 addition for  utility, porch and carport.  Range, fridge and drapes included in full price of $12,000.  Space rental $60 per month.  Selma Park: Older 2 bdrm.  cottage, convenient location,  cozy living room, faimily size  kitchen, 3 pc. bath. Attached  carport. Only $13,500 Full price  Gibsons: Smallish but cozy, cot-  taige on cleared level lot just  fqw steps to beach. Must be  seen to appreciate ������ most furniture included in the very low  price of $20,000.  Furnished I bedroom home  in quiet area. Short walk to  DPiO. and shops. A beautiful  little retirement home for only  $29,500  SEASIDE PLAZA  LISTINGS WANTED  DROP IN AND SEE US  Norm Peterson ���- 8861-2607  E. McMYNN AGENCY  Real Estate and Insurance  Phone Eves. Ron McSavaney ��� 885-3339  HOPKINS LANDING: View lot, 50' x 540'; partially cleared for building; fully equipiped! trailer 8 x 18; only $118,000.  ROBERTS.CREEK ��� New home just being completed; 3  bdrms, 2 fireplaces, W-W throughout, Sundteck; very nicely  designed, only $58,500 witttx terms arranged.  *  Y.  LOCKYER RD. AREA: over 5 acres with stream, partially  cleared; only $29,000, half down.  DAVIS BAY: WFT. 3 bdrm home; Replace, wonderful  view, boathouse; blacktop drive, full price $72,500, some  terms.  WRAY IN  HOSPITAL  Peter W5ray,. formerlSr oi  La_-gdale arid now* residing in  Vancouver,-suffered serious lacerations to one leg and a  sprained ankle when he was  involved in a riiotorcycle accident last Sundlay.  He is reported in satis&uc-  tory condition iri Heather Pavilion at the Vancouver General  Hospital.  ���ROBERTS CREEK���  2.25 acres, 2 bedroom 3 year  old view home on highway,  with garden soil. Electric  heat and hot water. Must be  sold. $27,500 with' terms.  Call Jack Anderson  0.9 of an acre, heavily treed  with a year round creek. FP  $11,500 Call1 Doug Joyce  -urteve sP'rS 21  etaoin  4.6 acre SMALL HOLDING  End of Crowe Road in Roberts Creek area. Gothic arch  home, 768 sq. ft. Needs some  finishing. Reduced to $29,900  Call Bill Montgomery  BETTER THAN NEW  Just outside Gibsons, 12' x  55' mobile home on 95' x 157'  lot. Tall evergreens, lawri  and garden are the setting  for this beautifully maintained home. Financing is no  problem as our owner will  carry. F.P $25,000 Call Doug  Joyce...  LANGDALE VD3W HOME  Contemporary 3 bedroom  home with all cedar lifetime  exterior siding. En-suite  plumbing, unique design.  Carport, large lot, very close  to schoolYFP $53,900.7 Call  .Stan Anderson or Bill Montgomery.  SALT SPRING ISLAND  Build your own log cabin  from the tiiriber on this?  15.90 acres in one of the  most beautiful areas on the  _west coast. Building site has  view of Active Pass.. FJP."  $135,000. Call Bill Montgomery.  Box 238  Phone 886-2248  Gibsons, B.C.  For Latter Day Saints in this  area, contact 886-2546.  If you are concerned about  someone with a drinking problem call Al-Anon at 885-9638  or 886-9193. Meetings, St. Aldan's Hall, Tuesday, 8 p.m.  Alcoholics Anonymous. Phone  885-9534. 886-9904 or 8854)327.  Gibsons meeting Monday. 8:80  p.m. in Gibson? Athletic halL  For membership or explosive  requirements contact R. Nim-  . mo, Cemetery Road. Ph. 880-  7778. Howe Sound Farmers'  Institute. Stumping or ditching powder, dynamite, eiectric  or  regular  caps,   prima-cord,  NOTICE OF  DIVORCE ACTION  TO: ANTON GREGORY HICK  Your (wife, JUDEEH RAE  HICK, has filed a Petition No.  5920/001449, in the District Registry), Supreine Court of British Coluirifoia, at Nanaimo,  British Columbia, asking for a  divorce. Your whereabouts being unknown, the Court, ordered service upon you." by this  advertisement. The grounds alleged' for Divorce are stated.in  the Petition. If you wish to  defend or counteHclaim, the  steps you must take and' the  time within which you must  take them are set out in the  notice endorsed on the Petition. A copy of the Petition  with notice will be mailedto  you upon request addressed to  the District Registrar, Supreme  Court, Front Street, Nanaimo,  British Columbia.  If you do not file an Answer in the said District Registry and take other steps set  out in the Notice endorsed on  the Petition within thirty (30)  days of the date bf publication  of the advertisement, then you  will not be entitled to further  notice, and fifteen (15) days  thereafter the Petitioner may  proceed and the relief claimed  may be given in your absence.  DISTRICT REGISTRAR  Court House  Front Street  Nanaimo, B.C.  J   A. DONALD BOHUN AND  'COMPANY  Barristers & Solicitors  4 - 471 Wallace Street  Nanaimo, B.C. Y:-  , _*�������_. Ci-)ffT:MM.w.t'�� Hanna to remain on job
The   school   superintendent,
YRJR.   Hannah,  whose  position
in tlhe school district is drawing 'ample attention these diays,
told the board Thursday night
"that under the circumstances
he is prepared to stay with his
job a little while longer.
Commenting on public involvement in the selection of
his sulccessor Mr. Hannah T re
£erred to the medieval English town meetings on ■ 'moot
hill" arid wondered if in a
-more complex society all the
differences! can be resolved. .
School ^trustee Joe Horvath
told a 7 citizens committee at
last weeks school board meeting that if the public wanted
to be involved in the hiring of
the new school superintendent
and not education in general
then "you might as well forget
it."        ;:■■'■■- ;Y.7;;.'y7
Horvath's statement dame as
a response to a citizens committee brief presented by Joanne Rottluff. who, alorig with
Tim Frizzell and Jim Weir, dis
cussed citizens participation
with Deputy Minister of Ed-
- rucation Jack Fl_mming in Vic
tbria easrlier this monfihu
7 Jo-<anne Rottluff told : the
board Thursday night it was
encouraging to see them break
ing new iground. She referrd to
the deputy minister's statement, saying that Sechelt could
I be useld as a model for other
school districts in the province.
"We believe it may achieve
the goal that after the final
se_e<^on> the teadhers and piar
ents would be m a position to
support the choice, and to assume a personal comniittment
to work co-operativeily with the
superintendent and with other
involved groups to improve
local education.
"Allthough. the selection of
parent representatives is not
iaTn'easy task, their role in the
selection process  is   essential.
Ylt would include consulting
arid' advising parents in their
area on a continuing basis and
'working co-operatively with,
trustees and teacher represent
atives to compile a single non
conflicting list of criteria with
iwhich    candidates'     adrriinis-
Phone 886-2000 — Gibsons, B.C.
trative styles can be compared.
The brief suggested inviting
one piarent representative from.
Gibsons, Roberts Creek, Se-
each of the four general areas
cheat, and Pender Harbour.
Committee members told the
board they realized a lot of
work was involved in the process of selection but time was
an important, factor.
School 'Board Chairman
.Betel* Precesky stated • the
board had discusse)d the idea
of public involvement months
ago but no action was taken
because it .was premature at
that time. He said that the Department of Education had not
yet subimittdd their list of sup
erintendents but will do so in
the near future.
In icommentinig on Horvaths
earlier statement about total
public involvement in education, Chairman Precesky stres
sed that the board is open to
the public at any time and that •
any outside ideas would be wel
Co-op dividend
three percent
Elphinstone Co-operative Association annual meeting last
week learned that membership had increased by 37 new
members and that a three percent dividend) would be. paid
on last year's purchases.
The auditor's report showed
an increase in sales in all departments. This rejport also revealed the loan on the building would be cleaned up in
about three years time.
There was some talk of expanding the hardware department and it was suggested another meeting be called to decide this point.
Among the year's imlprove-
menite were new produce coolers costing $9,900 installed', resulting in higher sales. Other
riew equipment7 and improve-
ments were repprteJd along
with that of a new walk-iri
freezer. Etlwin Buckhdrri and
Norman Peterson were re-
elected^asi dit-^tors.
The7:five top c$Brton_ers at they
store, tirirs. Breia^Mrs. Hauka,
Mrs. Anne Knowies, Mrs.-Eva
Christianson and Mrs. Duncan
were each presented with; a
box pf chocolates. The door
prize, a grocery hamper, was
won byi Mrs. Joan Quarry.
Coast News Jan. 20, 1975. 7
Last week proved that 300
•games can come from any and
all leagues. Alice Smith, bowling   with   the   Golden  Agers,
rolled 302; Mark: Rianniget?
bowling in the YBC Senior
league rolled1 300 even; Marg
Iverson rolled 310 and Ken
Skytte rolled 309 in the Thurs.
Mixed league. As I always say
— If you hit 'em right, the
- pins will fall.
Other good scores:
Tues. Coffee: Sandy Lemky
230-643; Jean Jorgenson 220-
616 Bonnie McConnell 270-603.
Tues. Mixedi: Mavis Stanley
230-66111; Ken Stwiallow 257-668;
Art Holden 266-730; Larry
Braun 295-692; Larrie Grant
Wed. Coffee: Marjorie Henderson 220-606;' June Ftfandi-
sen 220-603.
Ball & Chain: Penny McCly-
mont 239-642; Carol (Granny)
Skytte 250-623; Ken Skytte 238
677; Alex Skytte 239-652; Earle
Law 268-659; Freeman Reynolds 288-708.
Thurs. Mixed: Marg Iverson
301-689; Ken Skytte 309-656;
Freeman Reynolds 269-732.
Swingers: Alice Smith 302 &
193; Dick Oliver 205 & 190.
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Sunshine      School:     Odette
Turynek 134 & 130; Ann David
104 & 72; Gordon Christiansen
1Q3 & 135.
YBC Bantams: (2) Brian
MacKay 126-224; Darin TVDacey
3.25-233; Lorriann Horsman 135
222; Jamie Gill 267-366; Geoff
Butcher 211-339; Michele Solinsky 148-271.
Juniors: Judith Spence 243-
512; David Atlee 265-648; Dan
Girard 224-630.
Seniors: Iris Vedoy 203-527;
Gerry McConnell 225 - 643';
Mark Ranniger 300-733.
The annual meeting of the
Elphinstone Pioneer Museum
Society will be held, on Thursday, January 30 at 2 p.m. in
the museum building opposite
the Gibsons post office
Wed, Thurs., Fri. Jan. 29, 30, 31
'at 8 p.m.
Richard KHey Bob Fosse
Steven Warner Gene Wilder
,   Anew Musical by Lerner and Loewe
Sat., Sun., Mon.
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Ph. 886-2522 8 Cofest News Jan. 29, 1975.  Wrong bylaw  says alderman  Sechelt Alderman Norm  Watson told council last week  that he was disgusted with the  proposed planning bylaw. He  criticized planner Doug Roy  for-doing things over and over  when he was told by council  not to do thetm.  {But it turned out that council was considering the wrong  byjLaw. The aldermen wte-re  looking at copies of the bylaw  in its initial draft  ' "My apologies to Doug Roy,"  said Alderman "Wlatson, "the  copies of 7 the zoning bylaw  were not in the final draft ���  We received the wrong copies  in the mail."  The final draft of the bylajw  will >be considered at the next  meeting.  WANTED  Used furniture or what  have you  ALS USED FURNITURE  WE BUY BEER  BOTTLES  Gibsons ��� 886-2812  Mike Poole film for Feb. 16  The Columbia River Treaty  ratified by Canada in 1964 was  the biggest international resource deal this country has  ever made and was probably  the most controversial. After  [years of study by an International Joint Commission and  the highest level of negotiation  in Canada and the Uniitejd  States, the treaty was signed.  Its ramifications in human arid  efconomic terms are still being  felt.  On Sunday, Feb. 16 at 10 p.m.  CBC-tv will present The Reck  oning, the program film documentary about the Columbia  River Treaty. Over a year in  preparation, the program was  produced and directed by Mike  Ftoole  a  product   of   Gibsons  schools, and -written and narrated by Mike Halleran the  CBC Vancouver team responsible for the 1973 Wilderness  Award - winning documentary,  The (Politics of Power��� The  Eraser and the Future.  The Reckoning looks at the  events which lead tb the  Columbia -River Treaty, its  heavy political overtones, its  complex economic implications,  and what happened on a very  personal level to some ordinary people as a result of the  treaty.  The Reckoning features comment and opinion about the  Columbia River Treaty from  many of the personalities invol  ved. Appearing in airclhivial  -from the period are     former  Premier W.A.C. Bennett; E  Davie Fulton, Chief negotiator  of the treaty and at that time,  Miniser of Justice in the Dief en  baker Government; and General A.G.L. McNaughton, Chair  man of the Canadian section of  the International Joint Commission throughout the period  and a key opponent of the  treaty.  Among those' appearing in  contemporary film are Premier  David Barrett of B.C.; Bob Wil  liaims, B.C. Resouces Minister;  Jack   Davis   Federal   Cabinet  Minister  1968  -  74;  Randolph  Harding, former MLA and MOP  representing the area most affected by the treaty; Ray Wil-  liston, former B.C. Resources  Minister in office throughout  the period of negotiation and  most of the dam buildinfe; Dr.  Hugh Keenieyside, former Co-  chairman of RC. Hydro; Gordon McNaibb, Sr. Assistant Deputy Minister, Energy, Mines '���  and Resources at the time of  of fee leading technical experts  the treaty negotiation and bne  behind the negotiators; H.D.C.  Hunter,- forimer B.C. Hydro  Lawyer; Oliver and Helen Bue  rge of Burton on the Arrow  Lakes, who fought B.C. Hydo  for six years and their lawyer,  Neil Davidson.  Europe ABC Charters  approved!  Go away to: Hawaii &  Mexico or take a pleasant  cruise ��� Go Kaegi!  Kaegi Travel Service  879-6858  423 W. Btoadway, Ste. 102.  Vancouver  Mon.-Fri, 10:15 am-6:15 pin  Y^^PS^Il^^  __H  \ftiTf_-_Ml  ^T?l3iTI^!fffBlElMiy  J. H. G. (Jim) Drummond  INSURANCE AGENCY LTD.  Box 274, Gibsons, B.C  Phone 886-7751 or 886-2807  ABOVE SIMPSONrSEARS  :                 ...���������-                     ������,.���.-������.'*.                           -\  .who's the stuffed cod...?   /  CHINESE SMORGASBORD  and DANCE  Featuring Music by the PENN KINGS  Cocktails 7:30, Dinner to follow  Dance til 1 a.m.  GIBSONS LEGION HALL  Saturday, February 15  Tickets $7.50 per person. Phone 885-2935 or 886-2160  Sponsored by the Timber Trails Riding Club  Printed  Pattern  Zip up jumpsuit and coat  Printed Pattern 4719: Women's Sizes are 34 (38-inch  bust, with 40-inch hip); 36 (40  bust, 42 'hip); 36 (42 bust, 44  hip)- 40 (44 bust, 4j6 hip); 42  (46 bust 48 hip); 44 (48 bust,  50 hip); 46 (50 bust, 52 hip);  48 (52 bust, 54 hip).  $1.00 for each pattern���cash,  cheque or money order. Add  15c each pattern for first-class  mail and special handling.  Print plainly Size, Name, Address, Style Number. Send to  Anne Adams, Coast News,  Pattern Dept., 60 Progress Ave.  Scarborough, Ont. MIT 4P7  IT PAYS TO SEW���you save  so much money! Send now for  New .Spring-Summer Pattern  Catalog! Over 100 partners,  pants, long, _#xort styles. Free  pattern coupon, 75c  Sew & Knit Book   $1.25  Instant Money Grafts .. .$1.00  Instant Sewing Book ... .$1.00  Instant Fashion Book .. .$1.00  For all your Sewing  and Knitting Needs  FABRIC HOUSE  Marine Drive  GD3SONS  886-7525  <fe      Egg?  U7ir  SIZES 34-48  ih the BRITISH COUUMBIA  FRASER  VALLEY/SUNSHINE  COAST  Second Week/January 30-February 5  CHILLIWACK  BOWLING Mixed Couples Tournament Jan. 31 Feb. 7, 7 &  9 pm each night. One woman and one man per team, any  age. Chilliwack Bowling Centre 124 Young St. South. *D. D.  Hartley 795-9614.  BOWLING Quintet Affair Feb. 2 1 pm Chilliwack Bowling  Centre 124 Young Street South. Teams comprised of one  bowler from each of five age groups. *D. D. Hartley  795-9614.  BOWLING ( Youth Bowling Council "Four Steps to Stardom"  Jan. 1 - Feb. 1 Bantam/Junior and Senior Boys and Girls  ages 5 to 20. Chilliwack Bowling Centre 124 Young St.  South. *D. D. Hartley 795-9614.  DELTA  CURLING Men's Open Curling Bonspiel Feb. 2-9 South  Delta Recreation Centre 1320 56 Street Delta. Hosted by  Tunnel Town Curling Club. "Walter Sawatsky 943^9219:  FIGURE SKATING Club Competitions Feb. 1 4:15 to 9:15  pm South Delta Recreation Centre 1720 56 St. Boys and  girls age classes 10 to 16. * Shirley Burr 946-2817.  DEROCHE  BASKETBALL Deroche vs. Hatzic Feb. 5 Deroche Recreation Commission North Nicomen Rd. *S. McKamey  826-6174..  langley:  CURLING First Annual Mixed Bonspiel Jan. 31 7 pm Feb.  1, 2 all day Finals Feb. 2 Langley Curling Club 20699 42  Ave. Langley. *Mr. Al Innis 530-0429.  MAPLE RIDGE  ARCHERY Fraser Valley Indoor Championships Feb. 2  9:30 am Maple Ridge; Recreation Centre 225 St., Lower Hal!.  Adults 18-80. "Marlene Schut 463-3638.  ART Paint-In and Art Auction. Maple Ridge Cultural  Centre. Feb. 1 Entry Fee $4.00. Cash prizes. Art Fair open  to public. Demonstrations in the use of various forms of  painting. "Mrs. J. Sutcliffe 463-3771.  INDOOR SOCCER B.C. Winter Festival Indoor Soccer  Tournament Feb. 2, 9, 16. Four week round robin featuring  900 players in <age groups 7-16. Various School Gymnasia  in Maple Ridge. "RayFoubister 467-4311.  THEATRE "THE LILIES OF THE FIELD" Feb. 5. 6, 7, 8  8 pm Maple Ridge Elementary School River Road, Maple  Ridge. Totally produced,' staged and presented by the  Haney Theatre Youth Group.. * J. Bale 463-3493.  VARIETY SHOW Feb. 7 8 pm presented by Maple Ridge  Merrymakers at Maple" Ridge Recreation Centre Civic  Arena. Programme includes dancing, choral work, skits,  duets, comedy routines. *S. Morse 467-9957.  DRAMA "DJRTY WORK AT THE CROSSROADS" a gay  90's melodrama Jan. 30, 31 Feb. 1 8 pm each day Powell  River Inn 7050 Alberni St. Presented by the Powell River  Players. "Maureen Exter 483-3205.  SECHELT  CARPET BOWLING Senior Citizens Tournament Feb. 3,  10, 17 2 pm. Legion Hall Mermaid St. Sechelt. *Mr. J. Derby  885-2403.  SURREY  HOCKEY Newton Minor Hockey Jamboree Feb. 1 6 am -  1 am 500 boys ages 7-17 Newton Arena in Surrey. *7.  Spring 596-3614.  MARKSMANSHIP Northwest Police Combat Shooting  Match Feb. 1 Surrey RCMP Range 125A St, Surrey, Participants Police officers only from B.C., Washington and  Oregon. Participants must qualify under 1975 N;R.A. Corn-  bate Rules. S.a/? Cibk, Vancouver 873-1020.  VISUAL ARTS Exhibition of prints, drawings, ceramics  and weaving by Surrey artists Feb. 3, 4, 5 Surrey Centennial  Art Centre 13750 88 Ave. "Stephen Chitty 596-7461.  A programme of the Community Recreation Branch  BRITISH COLUMBIA GOVERNMENT  DEPARTMENT OF TRAVEL INDUSTRY  Hon. Ernest Hall. Minister ���  R. L. Colby. Deputy Minister  For detailed listings 6f all Winter Festival events, pick up  your free "Schedule of Events" folder at any B.C. Branch  of the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce; Recreation  Office or any Office of the B.C. Automobile'Association.  %-^?M42. ~/M**nf ,aWfat_t*-____f-__3~--.^^  M-^i-nJt-^��ti|.ryjfmw����.i^m��i-<. U*&Am*��*-V*-S(X4<*-��AB  Hospital Volunteers work thousands of hours   Squamish trip  Coast News  Jan  29,  H975.  0  Volunteers to St. Mary's  Hospital at their annual meeting reported more than;7>000  hours   of   work   last   year   in  their etfforts to ease pressures  to patients in hospiliafl.. This  came out when the reports of  the various committees working on .the Sunshine Coast  were presented.  / The meeting was held in St.  Hilda's Chtirdh hall, Sedhelt,  anil was attehided Iby all branch  es on the Sunshine Coast exceptPort Mellon, the' members of which dtid their share  of YtJhe 7,000 hours.  IV_rs. TEve Mosicirip, chairman,  was supported by Co-ordinating Council TPresident Mrs;  Evelyn Olson ah!d Mrs. Char  lotte Haines, council representative on the hospital board.  Mrs. Madeline Grose, Roberts  Creek Auxiliary president, recorded the meeting.  TBringing thanks plus supplying information, were Mrs. Ellen Bragg, hospital adpiinistra-  tor and director of nurses Mrs.  Dana Kearney plus head nurs-  . es. Diane Mansfield and Val  Morrison along with activity  aide Lillian Peters. 7  ���Mrs. Joan Crest reported  ..Penid'er Harhour had eight volunteers who worked 18 hours,  plus 716 volunteers who worked  112 hours in the Gift Shop. A  Valentine party was {also arranged for extended care patients.  i_ie village of Gibsons is  reaping the financial harvest  produced by provincial bill 88  ���the sewage facilities act.  Here Mayor Larry Labonte,  centre and Alderman Stuart  Metcalfe; right, accept two V  cheques totalling $43,222. from  MLA Don Lockstead in the  council chambers.  Mr. Lockstead said the grant  is equivalent to an 8.40 mill  levy on taxable assessment and  represents a per capital grant  of $22.35.  Bill 88, legislated last year  provides significant financial  assistance to municipalities con  strtlcting new sewage facilities.  James Lorimer, minister of  municipal aftfairs, has announ  ced approvals to this date for  76 municipalities totalling five  and-a-Jhalf million dollars.  Mrs. Sue Sevan, for HJatlif-  rhoon Bay reported 15 Gift  shop volunteers working 233  hours plus three parties for  extended care birthdays and  Mothers Day.  Mrs. Dorotihy Carter for-Se-  ehet, reported IS workers <m  773 hours in extended care ahd  ���1�� at 263 hours, il�� with 1,021  hours hairdressing, three on ��2  hburs 7 library work> 12 on 141  \ hours flower care, five junior  girls for 102 hours, bfetiby photos two for 11 hours, also 27  hours on miscellaneous jobs.  Roherts Creek chairmain Lour  ise Dorey's import read by Mrs.  Betty Merrick reported 30  Gift shop workers for 234  hours, liJbrary, one for 20  hours; juniors, three for 30  hours, plus two parties with  eight volunteers covering 24  hours. St.. Patrick's Day favors were also distributed.  Mrs Ivy Richardls reporting  for Gibsons showed five working 231 hours in extended care,  12   in  toe  Gift   sJhop   for   198  hours,   five   juniors   for   100  hours, bunnies for tray favors  and   flowers   provided   twice  monthly by John Harvey.  Mrs. Bessie Rowberry of  Roberts Creek in, charge of the  Thrift Shop, reported 95 volunteers working 3,486 hours, this  work being accomplished! on  behalf of the hospital. Some  . members work in both hospital  and Thrift Shop areas.  During the year the directors reported presentation of  gifts to Emily Jill D_g_iiar���  daughter of Sharonr anid .Ed-  mond Dignar of Gibsons.'  The library (cart started! op-  eration in April oh Mondays  and Fridays. The first group  meeting of Junior Volunteers  draw 18 girls and one boy and  parent consent papers were  sent out so training could commence in May.  The annual meeting of the  B.C. Association of Volunteer y  direotors wiais; attended in> the 7  Devonshire Hotel; Vank��.uver. "���"-  A total of 18 birthday parties were held during the year  along with otlier parties covering  larger numbers  of  pa-  .- if'-.   -*     ,.VKfc-"'i^!-,t^��*>S-TJ'=-  -.     - ���*".  SUNSHINE COAST CREDIT UNION  COWRIE STREET  SECHELT  Phone 885-9551  P.O. BOX 375  We are now issuing for a limited period  One, Three and Five Year Term Deposits  at 814% per annum  ���I.S..C DEPOSIT ACCOUNT  (INVESTMENT - SAVINGS - CHEQUING)  814% per annum  Calculated on minimum monthly balances of $500 or more  Paid Semi-Anriually  IL��7��J_��1  INSURANCE AND  v     LICENCE  Agents for the  INSURANCE CORPORATION  OF BRITISH COLUMBIA  and the  PROVINCIAL-  MOTOR VEHICLE BRANCH  OFFICE HOURS  Tuesday to Saturday, 10 a_m. to 4 p.m.  Closed Monday  ients.  There  were  aflso  three  parties  with Sechelt's Legion  branch 140.  Havers were supplied patients for the various holidays  and various. outings were ar-  ramlged covering events in the  area, inoluiding a ChrisHmas  shopping trip to Trail Bay  Mall.  Material provided for extended care comforts inducted  fireproof aprons, de(ck chairs,  .animal posters and! Christmas  presents, including Christmas  hospital decorations.  The chairman also offered  personal thanks to the chairmen of in-service committees:  tSue Bevan, Muriel Eggins,  Mary Redman, Madeina Grose,  Bette Shalw, Judy TKillam, Ina  Grafe, Doris Housiey and Faye  Lewis.  Hospital adtministitaitor EUen  Bragg said the efforts of the  volunteers were much appreciated hy the entire staff from  ihe doctors down. Letters, she  said, are received frolm satisfied patients who commented  "on the friendly staff and volunteers. Other hospitial staff also  complimented the Volunteers  for their heneficial work.  Try bending your knees.       I  for Witnesses  Jehovah's Witnesses will be  holding a first assemMy in  Squamish at the Howe Sound  Secondary School Feb. 8 and 9,  Saturday's activities commencing at 1:55 pm. and Stmdays at  9:00 am.  There will be approximately  900 delegates at Sqiuamish from  the Sunshine Coast, the North  Shore,, Pemberton and Squamish. The theme of the assembly wiH be, "Have we kept our  senses and been watchful.' Volunteer^ from the Sedhelt congregation will assist in organizing the convention.  Sunday, at 9:15 am., the baptism of many dedicated candidates will take place.  Everyone is welcome to the  Sunday highlight which is the  public talk entitled "Stand still  and see the Salvation of Jehovah' by Mr. R. I. Strand;  scheduled for 2 pm.  Bob McMynn  in new post  The appointment of Robert  (Bob) G. McMynn to a new  position as Fisheries Co-ordinator has been announced by  the Hon. Jack Radford, minister of recreation and conservation. Mr. McMynn wiHl act as  senior policy advisor to the  deputy minister in fisheriete  matters and will have special  responsibilities in representing  the provincial government in  IfekJeral-provinciai and international fisheries issues. He is  the son of Mr. and Mrs. Efwarit  McMynn Of Gibsons. Mr. McMynn, a realtor, died recently.  "i    *  You can order  them at the  COAST NEWS  Carbon Paper  Rubber Stamps  Envelopes  Typing Paper  Rubber Stamp Pads  Mimeograph Paper  Adding Machine Rolls  Statement Pads  Receipt Books  Theatre Tickets  File Folders  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-2622  Andy's Drive-In  i  OPEN SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 1st  Winter Hours - Monday through Saturday, 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.  k  Sunday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.  n    New owners, Toula and Andy Maragos  *       _____-B--_���R_l     ____B____-_-__i      __���____���_���_������     ���_���______���__���      ____________li      _���_���_������_���-__���������      ^m^^pggggg     ______���____������--.      M__MH__H__M     a_-M___--_-_-V     ___���������������      __l     ___---B^  it's THANK YOU time  During the past few years the Benson family at "Ben's Drive-In"  have been honored to have some of the nicest people in the world  as customers. We shall miss you all greatly but hope to see your  patronage continue on with the new owners.  May we introduce fo you Andy and Toula Maragos.  May we wish to them pur very best.  j  May we meet you all again many times,  Thank Your  Ben & Ruth  "^f^HW^s WtM i*:twj.'..i. ��� i  j!7i;f;j:^:v. a;--fc>v.k; v  ..'^ I lO Coast Nejws Jan. 29, 1975.  Cougars plan shootathon  subject for  Energy Board  The British Columbia Energy Commission may have a  hand in gasoline prices on the  Sunshine Coast. This appears  possible according to information received by Don Lockstead, MLA for this area. It is  expected a report may be made  to  the  government  shortly.  A survey reveals regular  gra'die gasoline retails for 70.9c  per gallon in Gibsons and Sechelt. Towards Madeira (Park  and Pender Harbour prices are  1 and 2 cents per gallon lower,  with one station selling at 65.9  cents per gallon. In the Vancouver area regular grade gasoline prices range from 52  Cents per gallon in the Bur-  naby-New Westminster area to  as high as 67 cents per gallon  at some stations in Vancouver.  The retail price of gteusoline in  Port Hardy is 71.9 cents per  gallon.  The wholesale price varies  slightly   among   the   oil   cotai-  pianies. All oil companies, however, have the same differential between Vancouver and  the Sunshine Coast, 2.5 cents  per gallon. The price differential between Vancouver and  Port Hardy is 3.5 cents per  gallon. Assuming that costs of  retail operation, labor, rent,  business expenses, taxes, etc.,  are approximately equal between Vancouver and the Sunshine Coast only 2.5 cents per  gallon of the difference in retail prices is attributable to  cost differences.  Not all service stations pay  the same wholesale price.  Those associated with independent non-major brand companies are; able to purchase gasoline from . refiners at a discount, usually between 3 and' 6  cents per gallon. The profusion  of indiependents in the Burnaby  Newt Westminster area accounts in part for the lower  price in that area. On the Sunshine Coast, there are, no independent brand stations competing with the major brands.  Service station margins (difference between the whelesaile,  price, including taxes, and! the  retail price) are 15-17 cents  per gallon in Gibsons and Sechelt compared to iriargins  from as low as 6 to a high of  16 cents per gallon in Vancouver. The major consideration  is that in the Vancouver area  motorists have a range of price  service packages from which  to choose. This range of choice  is virtually absent on the Sunshine Coast.  The retail margins are generally higher on the Sunshine  Coast for two reasons ��� (1)  ithe Jack of competition, both  among dealers and among major oil companies and (2) volume per station is low because  there are more stations on the  Sunshine Coast than the amount of motoring traffic warrants-.  This problem of a lack of effective price competition is not  peculiar to. the iSunshine Coast  area and solutions are being  considered under a provincial  Qrdier-in-Council requesting  the British Columbia Energy  Commission to advice the Lieutenant-Governor on measures  it considers advisable in the  public interest concerning the  price and supply of gasoline or  other petroleum products within British Columbia. A report  will be made available to the  government soon.  Elphinstone Cougar basketball team is holding another  shoot-a-thon this year and play  ers are already out canvassing  pledges.  iLast year's pleidges raised  $21,000 and ranged from 5  cents per shot to $1 per shot.  Eaich player receives pledges  for each basket he scores with  in an alloted two minutes. If  a pledge of ltOc per shot is  made and the players scores 20  baskets then the pledger pays  $2 to the shoot-a-thon.  All the pledge money will be  deposited in the Elphinstone  Athletic Council account and  will be used for teaan travelling costs. The temporary lack  oif facilities at Elphinistone has  left the Cougars without a  home gymnasium and for the  second year in a row the teams  must travel to all their games.  Last year the teams spent  $3,500 in travelling to games  and this money does not include the $1.50 per trip each  Dumps open  Garbage (dumps wiM. not be  closed to the pufblic, the Regional iboard-decided in a committee meeting last week.  Kelly and Sharpe Garbage  Disposal: (appeared before the  (board last month and sugr-  gested Gibsons dump be closed  to the public because people  are going up there with cars  "and making a mess."  The board felt that locking  up the gates would only encourage people to dump garbage outside the fence.  player  pays   out   of  his   own  pofcket.  If you want to make a pledge  (and have not been approached  iby a paricipant, phone Elphinstone at 886-2204 and your  pledlge will be added to a play  Basketball  Last weekend ElpMnstone  Senior Boys Basketba_U team  visited Squamish and Pemberton. Friday night, Cougiars defeated Squamish 77 to 67 with  Prank Havies scoring 18 points  for Elphi.  Saturday afternoon the Cou  gars second' string defeated  Pernlberton 56 to 37. It was well  flayed game by the Cougars  with Doug Dybotia scoring 12  points.  Next week the Senior Boys  will travel to Agassis for tour  nament. The cougars will real  ly be out to win one as Agassis  is rated No. It in-the province  in single A schools. The1 cougars will have to beat this team  in the Tri Zone to get in to the  provincials.  ABSTRACTS AT WHITAKER  A display of abstracts by  Trudy Small is being featured  at Whitaker House. Sechejlt  from February 3 to 15.  Additional displays are paint  inigs by Joan Thompson Wkum  and a selection of pottery by  Muriel Parfitt. Original silk  screen prints and cards have  been donated by (Pauline Law-  son.  Sechelt Mayor Harold Nelson  happily receives two cheques  tota__i__g $74,399 from MLA  Don Lockstead as part of the  provincial government's recrea  tion grant to be applied to the  construction of the Sunshine  Coast arena. .   -  The grant represents 90%-'  of ,the total money that the  arena Association receives  from the government wider  the community recreation  facilities fund which contributes one third of the cost of  a community recreation project.  Looking on left, is Hank HaU  a director of the arena associa  tion  and'Gordon Dixon,  pre-    that he Would help where pos-  sident of the arena association,     sible to obtain recreation facil-  MLA   DonY^Qckstead   said,   ities on the Sunshine Coast.  For your printing phone 886-2622  CLCLEC STAMPS  YOUR ORDER CAN BE TAKEN JW  Allow one week for processing  COAST NEWS  886-2622  THE LANDLORD AND  SECURITY  \  What IS a security deposit?  A security deposit is the money held by the landlord as security  for the payment of rent in arrears, or for damages done to the residential premises.  the landlord may collect only one security deposit, of not more than half of one month's  rent. And he may collect this deposit only when the tenant first rents the premises.  A landlord may not collect the last month's rent in advance,  in addition to the security deposit.  What can't the money be used for?  A tenant who gives notice of termination must pay the last month's rent in full.  The tenant may not expect to pay only half of the last month's rent, and demand that the  landlord apply the security deposit to the balance owing,  unless both the tenant and landlord so agree in writing.  What happens to the deposit when the tenancy is terminated?  When a tenant leaves the premises undamaged and in  a reasonable state of cleanliness, there's no problem���  the landlord simply returns the full deposit and the  accrued interest of 8% per year, within 15 days.  Where a dispute arises, every attempt should be made  by both parties to resolve it in an amicable and reasonable manner.  Where an amicable agreement cannot be reached  within 15 days, the landlord must turn the security  deposit and the interest over to the rentalsman. A form  for submission of the landlord's claim may be obtained  from the Office of the Rentalsman and must be used  in all cases. If the landlord's claim is less than or equal  tothesecurity deposit the rentalsman will then mediate  or adjudicate oh the disposition of the money held by  him in trust.  If the claim of the landlord is larger than the money  held by the rentalsman, the landlord may elect to take  court proceedings, but he must do so within a two-  week period set by the rentalsman. If he fails to take  court proceedings within that period the rentalsman  will pay the money to the tenant upon an application.  mmxemtim  If you have questions regarding the Landlord and Tenant Act, please write to us.  If you have a problem requiring our immediate attention, phone-  Off ice of the Rentalsman,  525 Seymour Street,  Vancouver, B.C.  V6B3H7  689-0811 (Gall Collect) ACCOUNTANTS  CABINET MAKING  W. PHILIP GORDON  CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT  Room 208, Harris Block  Gibsons  Ph. Bus. 886-X714; Res. 886-7561  AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES  Come in to  COASTAL IBIS  at the S-BENDS on  Highway 101  Phone 886-2700  SALES and SERVICE  ��� Rotor Lather service for  fiilsc brakes and Drum  '."   Brakes.  -- Valve and Seat Grinding  ALL MAKES'SERVICED  DATSUN SPECIA___ISTS  AL JAMIESON  OCBNSIDE FURNITIWE  &CABHPSH#  Hardwood Specialists; .Y  Custom Designed Furniture  Kitchen; and Bathroom  ������'  Cabinetry  Remodelling  ���,��� R. Bl-RinNY  Beach Ave., Roberts Creek  Phone 885-3417  CLEANERS "^~  ARGOSHEEN  We Clean Carpets,  Chesterfields, etc.  No Soap Buildup  Stay Clean Longer  FREE ESTIMATES  TOM SINCLAIR  Box 294, Seohelt  Phone 885-9327  12 v 1 or after 5 p.m.  CONSTRUCTION  ffl^^i!?^^ GIBSOHS BUILDIHG SUPPLES  Gibsons     Phone 880-7919  BANKS   ���';���  ROYAL BANK OF CANADA  GIBSONS Branch-Ph. 886-2S61  r, SECHELT Branch-Ph. 885-2201  '  HOURS  Gibsons: Mon. - Thurs.  7 10 a.m. - 3p.m.  Fri, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.  Sechelt: Tues. - Thurs.  10 a.m. r 3 p.m.  Fri, 10 a.m. - 6 p.nou  Sat., 10 am. - 3 p.m  MWUNG  ��        GIBSONS LANES     ^  OPEN BOWLING  Fri. 7 - 11  S_t 2 -5,7 - 11  YSuhY2 Y'TT 7 t^-'t  >ING SUPPLIES  TWIN (REEK IUMES  &B.ILDMGSUPF__U_  Everything for your building  needs ���: :.���  -Free Estimates  {Gibsons Sechelt  '886-2291-2 885-2288-9  L4HSWANS0HL1��.  RE/tDY-MIX CONCRETEm  Sand and Gravel  BACKHOES  Ditching - Excavations  Porpoise Bay Road  >88S-966S, Box 172, Sechelt, B.C.  WINDSOR PLYWOOD  (THE PLYWOOD PEOPLE)  Construction Plywood  Fancy Panels  Doors,   Bifolds,   Insulation  Sidings  and  all accessories  Delivery  Y     Highway 101, Gibsons  Phone 886-9221  BVLLDOZING, BACKHOE  CUSTOM BACKHOE WORK  SEPTIC TANKS INSTALLED  Government Approved  Free Estimates  Excavations ������ Drainage  Waterlines, etc.  Ph. 885-2921, Roberts Creek  SICOTTE BULLD0ZIN6 LTD.  ��� LAND CLEARING  * ROAD BUILDING  Phone 886-2357  BRUCE CAMPBRL  BULLDOZING  ROAD  BUILDING  LAND CLEARING, etc.  Hillcrest Ave., Gibsons  886-7672  BOUTIN BULLDOZING  Clearii_g-���Landlscaping  Backhoe Work  Phone 880-9824  fLR. 2 Gibsons  SH0A1 MVaOPMEHI LTD.  Septic Tanks ��� .Ditching  Excavating - Land Clearing  Road Building  Gravel & Fill  880-2830  (1971V LTD.  ALL BUILDING MATERIALS  READY-MIX  CONCRETE - GRAVEL  WESTWOOD HOMES  GENERAL  PAINT  886-2642 , 886-7833  Highway 101 - Gibsons  STUCCO  NEW OR OLD HOUSES  GAMBIER CONSTRUaiON  FRANK FRITSCH  886-9505, Box 522,  Gibsons  SOUND CONST.  Coastal and Island  Contracting for  ��� ^w?n^ Boathoiisei, etc.  G. Wallrader        880-9307  MORRE'S CONOETJ  Driveways - Walks  Placing & Ftoishiiir  ������   Floors - Patios - Stairs  Box $B^Sechelt. Ph. 885-9413  FREE ESTIMATES  iUISA CONSTRUCTION  GENERAL CONTRACTORS  7   New Ctohstrijct-on  5haw-Road^~ -^* ��� 'i^M^' ~  Y 886-7668  DRYWAU SKVICES  TAPING & FINISHING  MAC CAMERON  885-2700  CHAIN  SAWS  SECHHT CHAIN SAW CEHTtE  taTD.  SALES & SERVICE  Chain Saws��� Outboards  Boats ��� Marine Supplies  Sechelt 885-9626  DRY CLEANERS .  .. 7  I  COIN-OP DRYCLEANERS  SAVES TIME ft MONEY  Sunnycrest Plaza  next to Royal Bank  880-2231  DISPOSAL SERVICES  SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES LTD.  Port Mellon to Ole's Cove  886-2938 885-9973  When renovating or  spring cleaning  Call us for your disposal needs  Commercial containers  available  ELECTRICIANS  |_^--^ j I =*i        . :   7^���y\ HL  !  ������&������{''<<<fft"f-if*.i-yiv.y^ir^fr��:-ra:::ft;-Ky:^^ ���--��������� ~........ .  EVENTHE   PEOPLE 'AVE  ^.TMEIR POOR  RELATIONS  JANITOR SERVICE  Welcome to the  Floorshine Coast  HOWE SOUND  JANITOR SERVICE  Specialists  in  Cleaning  Floor Waxing, Spray  Buffing, Window Cleaning  Phone  888-7131,   Gibsons  For your printing phone 886-2622  PAINTING  RETAIL STORES  MACHINE SHOP  At the Sign of the Chevron  HIUS MACHIH SHOP  & MULW SERVHI UL  Arc & Acty Welding  Machine Shop  Steel Fabricating  Automotive - Marine Repair  Marine Ways'  Standard Marine Station  Phone 886-7721  Res. 886-9956  MARINE SERVICES  KAN - DO  PAINTING  Painting, staining,  stained doors & bifolds.  "All work guaranteed"  Interior and exterior.  Evenings: Ken   -885-2734  Herb - 885-2936  P.O.   Box   943,   Sechelt,   B.C.  PAVING  COAST PAYING  PAVING FROM DRIVEWAYS  TO  HIGHWAYS  Highways, Parking Areas  ;,vDriveways, Crushed* Gravel  Equipment Rentals  Main Office  YBox 95, flPjowell River. 485-6118  YBrahch Office:   7  W    ^Se_helt.7Ph: 885  MISS BEE'S  CARD AHD GffT SHOP  Wharf Road, Sechelt  P.O. Box 213 Ph.  885-9086  Coutts-Hallmark Cards ft  wrappings; Gifts, Picture  Puzzles; English bone china  cups, saucers, etc.  Boutique  Items  Local Artists' Paintings  JOHN ROBINSON CONTACTING  Backhoe, Ditching, Drains,  Waterlines, Etc.  Box 237, Gibsons, B.C.  PHONE  886-7983  Uj)\BE ELECTRIC Lid.,  Phone 886-7605  Box 860 Gibsons  "POWER TO THE  PEOPLE*  SIM ELKTTUC LM.  ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR  Sechelt ��� Phone 885-2062  BtARBKIHCAl  Contracting & Engineering  Residential - Commercial  Wiring  Phone 880-7816  HEATING  ~ skheTheatmg  4 installation  FREE ESTIMATES  Gas, Oil and Electric Furnaces  Phone 885-2466  Box 726, Sechelt '  PAZC0 IIUtEGUSailG  Complete Marine & Industrial  Repairs  14 & 16 ft Canoes  6)4, 8, 10 and 17% Runabouts  Used Boat Sales  FREE ESTIMATES  Ph. 886-9604 or 886-9111  ~~D0N'S MARINE SERYKB  OMC - MERCRUISER  INBOARD &  STERN  DRIVE  FORD DIESEL  SALES & SERVICE  DON  CHAMBERLIN  IPhone 921-9767 Radio YJ2-7835  Box 45, Lions Bay  MOVING & STORAGE  LEH WRAY'S TRANSFB. WL  Household Moving ft Storage  Complete Packing  Packing Materials for Sale  Member Allied V_�� Lines  Phone 886-2664 - RR. 1, Gibsons  MUSIC  MUSIC LESSONS  .-V-,:'---WBUW  Organ beginners  . Piano & Theory all grades  Kelly Kerby piano lesson for  the pre-school child.  by JESSIE MORRISON  Box 947, Gibsons, 886-9039  NURSERY  MACK'S NUMEtT  Sunshine Coast Highway  Shrubs,   Fruit   Trees,   Plants  Landscaping,    Pruning   Trees  Peat Moss & Fertilizer  Licensed for Pesticide Spraying  Phone 880-2C84  OPTOMETRIST  9:30 to 3:30 p.m.  PLUMBING  BERNINA  SEWING MACHINES  NOTIONS, etc.  REPAIRS AND SERVICE  TO ALL MAKES  FABRIC HOUSE  Marine Drive  Gibsons  886-7525  RAY NEWMAN PLUMBWG  SALES ft  SERVICE  Hot Water Heating  Building & Alterations  Davis Bay Rd., R.R. 1,  Sechelt ��� Ph.885-2116  G t E PLUMBING  & HEATING 111  Certified Plumber  Box 165, Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 886-7638  New installations, renovations  repairs, hot water heating,  pump repairs  24 HOUR SERVICE  PENINSULA PLUMBING  CONTRACTING  Sechelt Highway & Pratt Rd.  Port Mellon ��� Pender Harbour  Free Estimates  Phone 886-9533  Ray Coates ��� 886-7872  OPTOMETRIST  FRANK E. DECKER  BAL BLOCK ���GIBSONS  WEDNESDAY  FOR AFPOIJm-_ENTS  888-2248  SECHELT MONDAYS  Phone 885-9712  SEASIDE PLUMBING LTD.  PLUMBING ��� PIPEFITTING  STEAMFITTING  HOT WATER HEATING  88G-7017  All work Guaranteed  RADIATORS  G 4 E RADIATOR REPAIRS  Autos,    Industrial   and   Heat  Exchangers  We Guarantee All Work!  PHONE 886-7638  Pick-up and delivery service  REFRIGERATION  JOHN HflD-SMnH  REFRIGERATION ft  MAJOR APPLIANCE  SERVICE  Port Mellon to Pender Harbour  Used   Refrigerators   for   Sale  Phone 886-2231  From 9 a_n. to 5:30 p.m.  Res. 886-9949  CALL 886-7515  Gibsons BX!.  c & s  HARDWARE  APPLIANCES  Sechelt ��� 885-9713  ROOFING  STAN HILSTAD ROOFING  DUROID, SHAKES  OR REROOFTNG  R.R;  1, Port Mellon Highway  Gibsons Phone 886-2923  6HERAL ROOflNG  All types, roofing, reroofing  and  repairs.  Guaranteed Workmanship  Phone  885-9091  Box 948, Sechelt  SURVEYORS  ROBERT W. AllH ~~  B.C. LAND SURVEYOR  Sechelt Lumber Building  Wharf St. Box 607  Sechelt B. C.  Office 885-2625 Res. 885-9581  ROY & WAGENAAR  B.C. LAND SURVEYORS  CIVIL ENGINEERS  Marine Building - Wharf Street  Box 609, Sechelt, B.C.  885-2332  T.V. & RADIO  J _ C ELECTRONICS  Phflco-Ford Sales ft Service  ���We service all brands ���  885-2568  Opposite Red and White  Sechelt  BVBBTV  Service Depot for  PHILIPS ��� ZENITH  R.C-A. - ADMIRAL  FLEETWOOD DEALER  MASTERCHARGE  Phone 886-2280  Coast Nejws Jan. 29,  1975  11  Extra charge  causes query  in boat class  Students enrolled in the  Power JSqitadron boating course  feel they're getting a dunking  because they have to pay an  extra $2.  In a letter to the school  board, J.E. Ajsfliton, secretary  of the Sunshine Coast Power  iSquadroh, writes that if thje  squadron provides instructors  for the course at ho cost the  (board should provide classroom space.  The course has always been  operating under these circumstances with' students being  charged only for materials.  The board has levied an additional $2 per student for the  icourse because it is no longer  eligible for a grant from the  department of education being  considered a general education  course and not a part of the  provincially subsidized1 adult  educiatioh program..  "It's not the $2 that's annoying them" secretary-treasurer  Roy Mills told the school board  "it's the fact that they weren't  told,"  But the course may have  been thrown a lifesaver. Mills  said that the department has  again revised criteria for  grants and the course may now  be eligible for money in a conservation and environmental  category.  LEGAL  NOTICE TO CREDITORS  Estate of the following deceased: James Walter HANSEN,  late of R.R. 2, Oldershaw Road,  Gibsons, B.C.  Creditors and others having  claims against the said estate  are hereby required to send  them duly verified xo the PUBLIC TRUSTEE, 635 Burrard  Street, Vancouver, BC., V6C  3L7 beifore the 26th day of  February, 1975 after which  date the asset* o_ the said  estate will be distributed, having regard! only to claims that  have been received.  CLINTON W. FOOTE,  PUBLIC T1RIUSTEE.  FLOATS  I Log  or styro floats  \order,   gangplanks  \ wharves, anchors -Call  I us for your requirements\  CaU BERT CARSON  886-2861  T.V. ft RADIO (Cont'd)  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  TRAILER PARK  SUNSHINE COAST TRAILER PAM  1 Mile West of Gibsons, EOway  Laundromat  Extra Large Lots  and Recreation Area  Parklike Setting  Phone 886-9836  TRANSPORT  .  DOUBLE R  TRUCKING LTD.  EXCAVATING ��� SAND  GRAVEL ��� FELL  Phone 886-7109  TREE TOPPING  TIBS TOPPING  VIEW DEVELOPMENTS LTD  Marv   Volen,   Phone   886-9597  Clean up your wooded areas.  Remove lower limbs for VIEW  Top tall trees adjacent to  building. p;T !  Hi'!  i& _.  I' 5  i  Ii  �� .  I'/!  ft'!  I  P  m  B'r': It  __�����'-  II  'Y  If  ri  II.  .fV:  ' 7*v7  U  ALL ADVERTISED ITEMS  ONLY WHILE QUANTITIES LAST  .... . . ��� ;'    l "    ' ' . .  Sale Ends Feb.15th.  RIVIERA  A beautiful plain, plush, broadloom with elegant  appearance. The resilient, long-wearing pile yarn  is made from sAcrylic Carpet Fibre. Two colors  only: Seamist and Laurel Green.  Suggested Retail Price $12.95 flJO  QfJ  WAREHOUSE SALE __.��� Sq. yd.    '^O**^  CHARISMA  A Saxony plush with a new look. It's dyed in a  random pattern like the free plajfefof color in  modem art, and is made of 100% ii^rlon yarn to  ensure long lasting appearance. Twa_fi6_ors only:  Old Brass and Blue Spruce.  Suggested Retail Price $15.95���* <��! |  QC  WAREHOUSE SALE ___ Sq. Yd.    ^' ' *^    ���  CONQUEST  A dramatic 3 color heat-set nylon-polypropylene  .push, dense deep-piled.  One color only: Midnight Sun  Suggested Retail Price $15.95 <ClO Q*5  WAREHOUSE SALE __ Sq. Yd.   '^H**���* +  PANAMA  A real nice shag in 8 "Space Colors" with jute  backing. Great value for the dollar. We have 4  colors in stock: Paprika, Celery, Fresh Pineapple,  Tropic Sand.  WAREHOUSE SALE __.__ Sq. yd.  $9.95  PAINTED VALLEY  This Saxony textured. plushy broadloom has lux-  urious pile depth mid density. The yam is made  from 100% nylon. For extreme resistance to wear  and ease of care.  One color only: Deep Six (Blue-Blue-Green)  Suggested Retail Price $17.95 Cll GC  WAREHOUSE SALE __ Sq. Yd.   ^   ^    -^  HARBOUR VIEW  A Saxony in delightful colors. Ideal for bedrooms  .Colors: Gold, Shamrock Green, Burnished  Orange, White Sand.  Suggested Retail Price $10.95 (IJO  QC  WAREHOUSE SALE���_ Sq. yd.   ��� 7*0?.??-  LIDO  Space Color, nylon plush. Hardwearing, Ease of  maintenance. Ideal for Rec. Room.  One color only: Coin Red.  Suggested Retail Price $9,95 fllTT Q*J  WAREHOUSE SALE __��� Sq. yd.   7^ '       ��� .?  ACTION 'N LEISURE  A carpet constructed and designed for use in  kitchen, Rec Room, etc. It has a hi-density rubber  backing. Pattern: Needlepoint.  Color: Cinnamon Spice.  Suggested Retail Price $11.95 *CTT Q*5  WAREHOUSE SALE ��� ��� Sq. yd.    ^ *;#'r,:  SNOB APPEAL  A  high performing  hardtwist with  a  lustrous *  glow. Yarns are heat set for great texture retention and long wear. One.color only: Cherise  Suggested Retail Price $17.95 <t1ft Q5  WAREHOUSE SALE ��� Sq. Yd.     ^ ��� ^���^F^  VILLA  A delightful little shag, again ideal for bedroom.  One color only: Warwick Green  Suggested ^Retail Price $12.95 *��"7 Q*5  WAREHOUSE SALE Sq. yd.    ** * #^^  BEST APPROACH  ./  A luxury look plush extra bold and beautiful.  Nylon heat set yarns assure long, long wear.  One color only: Iridium Gold  Suggested Retail Price $16.90 <M /\ QIT  WAREHOUSE SALE __ Sq. Yd.    ^ ��� ^���^^  PIONEER  A good bet in cut pile and with rubber back.  2 colors ony: Sunshadows, Oatmeal.  5K7 45  WAREHOUSE SALE ��� _ Sq. yd.    .*?.' ' * ��� -  DQRAL  A very inexpensive nylon shag with rubber back.  2 colors only: Red on Red, White on Green  WAREHOUSE SALE __.��� Sq. yd.   ^*V*Ty^  ?  /  "5 i  11  !    i  f  *    .  r.V!  <��� '- J  t  Mil  ���!���(���  ARMSTRONG ACCOTONE  12 ft. wide Cushion Floor; 6 patterns  WAREHOUSE SALE ___________ Sq. Yd.  CARPET REMNANTS  Sizes from 1.3' x 12.0' to 5.11' x 12.0'  Reduced to % Price and more  $3.95  :'.."[ I  V  " '    ^.'S^-'' .'7 ���  7;7t \yyyyi^^  a  m  tl


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