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Array Provincial Library,  Victoria, B. C.  sliime  Printed and Published at Gibsons, B.C.  10c per copy  Volume 28,   Number 1ft, April 23, 1975.  champs end  season with awards  By  SUE WHITING  {Sunday, April 20 was^another  good Soctcer Day for Gibsons  soccerites. _  At 4:30, Larry Laibonte presented trophies. Most valuable  players were:  Division 7: Allan Carroll,  Greg Mottishaw, Darrin Macey.  Division 6: Noel Goddard,  Dana Dixon.   ,  Division   5:   Gary   Knowles,  ' Richard Lovell, Louie Tom.  Most'Improved, presented by  the coaches of Div.  7: Bruce  "'Russell, presented by Tommy  Bailey,   and  Tommy   Hovden,  presented by Frank Hoehne.  Winners for the season were:  Division. 7: Runner-up, Nomads, coach Tommy Bailey,  Ron Wacker. Champs, Warriors  Frankie Joe, coach.  Division 6: runnerup, Totems,  ,"*+ V?** SO"-* j.-*? *��������_*.* j I  ..is* **.  <,v  Alex Jackson, coach; Champa-  Gibsons   Legion,   Doug Y]Elsbiij|  coach. '. yyy  Division 5: Runner-up, Ke!h;  Map Bombers, coach, Alex]  Milne and Steve Esslemonfc.f  Champs, Co-op Cougars, coach  Ed Gili,.    .',"!.'������.'��� yyQ  Invitational Trophies: Vikihg  Tigers, Viking Crusaders, Lynn  Valley, Kiwanis, Viking ��� Rai&f.  ers, Seymour Royals, Seohelt  Falcons, Co-op Cougars.' YT^jf^  Each boy and coach alspf^er  ceived a crest. .      Y ���;Y7/'/!^'''T'  Ray and I thank  everyflnei  that   helped.   To   the   co_icl_es7  and the referees, ' KeyiriYjfljur ~  phy, Keith Smith, -Teriy^^fi^  nor, John Irvine, Doug Elsdn*  Frank   Hoehne,   Ron .WIspHlf  the Athletic Association, 'Shii-i  ley Macey, Hillary I>ow, l^uri  eeri Sleep, Doreen Piiee;ljEa_y  Kncijwles,  Darlene Turnet/fo*  the time they spent in thei^auli  er,   to the mothers \7whq"7supf  plied lunches for the boys^the  parents that drove our 7^usitors,  7 from the ferry and backfa^inY  Thanks to everyone for .a. good  -��� year of .soccer. ���:.: '���. ,Y Yy  / At 10 a.m., Diy; 7 and7^Ji|i-  sbns Lions Mcked .bff//T-ifi  score was 2-1 for Div. '7/;;The  Lions put up a good :_igjhit. Y7Y;  At 11:1(5 Div. 5 and local  RCMP played a very exciting  game. As -the RiCMP limped oi^E  the field: it wais a game/well;  Change clock!  In case you have forgotten  what should happen before you  retire to slumber Saturday  night, remember to turn your  clock  hands  one hour   ahead.  Tf you are doubtful about  this retmemiber the maxim,  Spring Ahead -- Fall Back. So-  you put your clock ahead one  hour. Daylight Saving time  actually starts at 2 a.m. on the  last Sunday in April.  Boys plan fo repair damage  Two juveniles, aged 14 ahd  16, have admitted destroying a  number of flowering cherry  trees along S'echelt's Cowrie  Street.  The two, whose names have  not been released, told police  Monday they were ^sponsible  for breaking the branches off  about six trees between 2 and 3  a.m. Sunday morning. They  also admitted to damaging a  late-model car in Selma Park,  RCMP reported.  Sechelt village clerk Tom  Wood said meetings were held  with police, probation officer,  two aldermen and the offenders have agreed to purchase  and replant the trees that were  damaged. The youth and their  parents apologized to the village and the boys told council  they would tend the trees all  summer.  They will appear in juvenile  court at a later date.  This rooster has to go  The rooster has to go.  That's the opinion of Sechelt  council after receiving a complaint about a noisy rooster  that allegedly wakes up the  neighbourhood every day at  the crack of dawn.  ISechelt Clerk Tom Wood  told council last week he had  sent a letter to the owner of  the rooster, Roy Wigard of Por.  poise Bay Road, askingbim  would he please get rid of the  chicken.  "That brought Mr. Wigard  into the office in a rather bad  mood," the clerk said. Apparently, he wanted to keep the  bird.  But Mayor Nelson put his  foot down. "Once somebody  complains it's our job t0 take  action ��� it's a residential zone  and it doesn't allow screaming  chickens."  "We don't  have  any choice  in the matter -_ it's a clear con  trayention of the bylaw," add.  ed Alderman Watson.  ISo the rooster has to go.  Asked for a reaction on the  matter, Mrs. Wigard said the  rooster would probably be given t0 a friend.  She said there were a few  hens around but "we haven't  been getting any eggs for  months now anyway."  PLEASANT SURPRISE  Rev. David Brown said he  was pleasantly surprised Monday evening. As he and Mrs.  Brown were having dinner,  members of the ladies auxiliary to the Gibsons Legion  brought over a box of dates  and nuts and various other items, j  It was a little gift for the.  Brown's 30th wedding anniversary.  / Shore: -aMveia. The resultsvare i  7Tas7fo_iow��s:-'77 /Y;V.7?V.  ^ii^ISiON^: y _y  ;,//, . .' -  '���'���'... .Douglas Dynamos $y '  Viking Tigers 3.      /  All Stars 1  Viking Crusaders 3  Warriors 1  Lynn Valley Kiwanis 3  DIVISION 6  Gibsons Legion 1  Viking Raiders 2  Totems  0  Seymour Royals 4  DIVISION 5  Gibspns Cougars 3  Viking Raiders 2  Falcons 7  Seymour Hawks 0       .  The coaiches were all very  proud of the way the boys all  played.  Tug with barge  runs aground  A 30 ft. tug, a 100 ft. barge  carrying pre-fab trailers and  a smaller aluminum vessel ran  aground on a Wilson Creek  area beaeh late Tuesday night.  Reports indicate the tow  lines between the tug and  other vessels became tangled  and rough weather forced the  three vessels on shore.  Wilson Creek resident Ron  Breadner said he caane home  late Tuesday night and saw  the vessels floundering near  shore in front of his home.  He notified BJQMIP and  when he later went aboard to  check on the safety of the  crew he found the tug abandoned.  The barge was pulled off at  about 4 a.m. Wednesday, and  crews are working today to  straighten the tug which will  be pulled free at high tide.  Sechelt RCMP said the owners of the vessels have not  yet been located.  YOUR NEW SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENT is 47 year old John  Denley. He has a maste'r's degree5 in education and has been) a  teacher and deputy had-master in England, arid a teacher and  principal in Nprfti Vancouver. He,leatyes %%:&post���/'<# ^M<?t  ^n the*Sechelt '���Sfchbol������District^���;7.���7^Y"r'���'"'r';���7���'v -������^.' ^''.Y~^'>/:T 'Y.  romise over cost  Gibsons council and the Regional   Board   have   compro-  Tmised  over the price of  the  Pratt and Veterans Roads waterlines   hue   there   may   be  7 more negotiating before a final  settlement is made.  After council declined th*>  Regional Board offer of $23,-  000 earlier the board reconsidered and increased it to  $30,000.        .  In a committee meeting Mon  day night council decided to  accept the new offer but did  not accept the Regional District's proposal that the debt  be paid off in 20 or 25 equal  installments. Council wants  cash..  Monday night's decision will  be taken back to the Regional Board's water committee.  The Pratt and Veterans waterlines but there may be  the village but are outside  village boundaries.  Mandelkau Cavalcade head  After a slow start. Gibsons  1975  Sea Cavalcade is finally  making some headway.  Gibsons alredimen voted to  give $500 to the Sea Cavalcade  committee and secretary Lois  MacLean announced Tuesday  that Charles Mandelkau has ac-  Cleanup note  by aldermen  Watch out ��� the aldermen  are coming.  If you have garbage, lumber, gravel and such things  around your property and on  the side of the roads you may  be asked to move it.  "It just looks terrible," Aid.  Kurt Hoehne told council at  Monday's meeting, "there is  so much garbage along the  roads." He said with the tourist season coming the village  should be spruced up a little.  Council is particularly concerned about contractors and  builders leaving dirt and old  lumber along the side of the  village roads. Aid. Hoehne and  Aid. Bill Laing, head of the  public works committee, will  look around the village and  try to get things cleaned up.  Donate your blood April 25,  Health Centre, 1-5 and 6:30 -  8:30 p.m.  Sechelt mill  rate to rise  by 25 percent  Sechelt residents are facing  a 25% mill rate increase this  year. This was revealecB last  Week as Sechelt council gave  third reading to a budget bylaw that finance committee  Ernie Booth says "provides  e_ctra money for cost factors  beyond our control."  /YTheMnal budget, to be adopt  ed'at council's next meeting,  will increase from last year's  18 mills to 24 mills for 1975.  Alderman Booth indicated  that inflation was playing  hayoc with the budget. He told  touncil a; four mill indr^se  HwbtrJft^ tovie*^ tl__:^bp(e|^^'^ut  ���;V- "it leav^7^t7^t^c*!ei for anything else." Y  'He said- an extra two mills  would provide for anything  else that may come up.  "Even with the 24 mills some  thing in the budget may  change," he added.  The finance committee chairman said it was costing the  village one mill for interim  financing for tax revenue  money to the school district.  School taxes are collected by  the village but the tax money  is paid out to the school district before the village collects  it. The money must be borrow  ed and ends up costing the viL  lage one mill for interest.  Mayor Harold Nelson said  the interest is much greater  this year because of the increased school budget. "That's  one mill down the drain," he  told council.  Counicil also gave three read  ings to a rate bylaw that gives  3 mills to the regional district  and 21 mills to the municipality.  cepted the position of Cavalcade co-ordinator.  Charlie has had previous experience in this area having  been chairman and vice-chairman of the July 1 celebration  committee which preceded the  Sea Cavalcade.  Secretary MacLean has recently sent out 350 letters to  Gibsons merchants and organizations asking for financial  support and a float entry in  the parade.  Next meeting of the Cavalcade committee is May 4 at  7:30 at the Kinsmen Clubhouse  in Dougal Park.  May 16 date  for smorgasbord  It was announced at the  monthly meeting of Roberts  Creek Hospital Auxiliary that  Mrs. C. Raines had been re-.  elected as representative for  the auxiliaries to the Hospital  Board. Meimbers wishing to attend the Regional Conference  in White Rock were asked to  contact the committee if they  wished transportation.  Further plans for the smorgasbord on May 16 were announced and anyone wishing  tickets may obtain same from  any member of the auxiliary or  phone 885-9237. These should  be purchased early as there  will be no sale of tickets at the  door.  Meetings are now held in the  evening again and next meeting will be on Monday, May 12  at 7:30 p.m. 3    Coast News April 23, 1975  favored by  mergers industrialist  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/G.bsons, B.C  '  ;  More women in banks!  A_new study of employment patterns in the Canadian banking industry is to be carried out as an International Women's Year project.  The project is jointly sponsored and financed by the  Advisory Council on the Status of Women (ACSW) and  the Canadian Bankers' Association (CBA), the industry  association of the chartered banks, and will be undertaken by Marianne Bossen, a Winnipeg consulting economist.  A major objective of International Women's Year is  -to promote equality for women in society and to create  an -awareness of career opportunities open to them on the  basis~of "equal opportunity for equal commitment."  In 1969, the banks employed just oyer 86,400 people  and about 65 percent were women. By mid-1974 the total  had jumped to about 115,000 and 71 percent were women.  Banks have encouraged women at all levels to move  up in the banking system to more responsible positions.  For instance, the extensive educational program for  bank employees carried out through the Institute of Canadian Bankers has close to 10,000 students ��� and almost  45 percent are women.  It should be remembered that at one time the idea  of a women involved in financial transacting was not an  accepted way of life. Today practically every bank has a  bevy of women, young, middle-aged and possibly well on  in years, transacting a business which was once the  strict domain of stern looking males.  Sturnus Vulgaris  For most of the year the song of the starlings is.as  melodious as the squawk of an angry parrot, the bleat of  a sick goat, the squeak of a rusty hinge ��� combined. Even  a crow sounds downright musical in comparison. He's  called the Common Starling ��� Sturnus Vulgaris ��� and  vulgar he certainly is with his dumpy appearance, his  messy nesting habits and his objectionable pushiness in  competing with more desirabe species. You don't really  expect 'him to have a beautiful voice ��� it would be quite  incongruous. He sounds like he looks.  But then comes spring ... And it might be said that  even the nightingale in all his glory was ever heard to  sing like the starling in spring! .. .3  "What bird is this?" you ask.' "Is it the lark? the bluebird? the sweet thrush?" ... No. Believe it or not, it's  the Sturnus Vulgaris ��� the Common Sterling. For courting purposes only, he's mimicking the lovely songs of  these birds ��� and he does it to a very good effect. At  least, it seems to have the desired effect, judging by the  alarming proliferation of this species in North America.  It's a welcome change ��� but isn't it annoying to  think that all the time he was squawking and squeaking,  he could have done better? It makes you think he just  wasn't trying ��� until courting time came along. And.you  just wait ��� as soon as that messy nest is full of screeching little ones, he'll fly off to the nearest treetop, throw  back his head, open his yellow beak and say "SQUAAAr  AWK!" ... And that will be his song until next spring.  There would seem to be a lesson in there somewhere.  5 to 25 years ago  Five Years Ago  Sechtelt'is tax rate was raised  ���from 14 mills to 18.  Gibsons Chamber of Commerce asked for support in its  efforts to get improved highway condition in this area.  Pratt road residents ask for  Regional Board help to get an  improved domestic water service. '  10 Years Ago  Work starts in Brothers  Memorial Park to clear an area  for baseball.  This year's Easter ferry traffic saw the heaviest yet in spite  of a two ferry service.  The Coast News starts a  fund to help Gibsons Library  obtain financial help t0 install  its books in the new library  beneath the Municipal Hall.  15 Years Ago  Six employees of the Morrison Logging company lost  their lives when their boat was  swamped by heavy seas in Sechelt Inlet.  Stormy Weather disrupted  power at various points between Port Mellon and Pender  Harbour.  The school board is looking  over land in Langdale area for  construction of a new school.  20 Years Ago  Gibsons council decides to  limit fire department operations to the boundaries of Gibsons village.  The school board budget is  $347,120 and the mill rate was  dropiped from last year's 12.68  to 10.28.  B.C. Electric and the B.C.  Power Commission are battling  for Sunshine Coast power  rights.  25 Years Ago  W.B. Boucher of Granthams  offers 16 lots 50 x 131 ft. five  minutes from Gibsons office at  $200 per lot en bloc.  Bus driver Sam refused to  wait until twQ passengers endued their conversation in Sechelt area, the Coast News reported.  Government and industry cooperation aimed at establishing  (communities close to primary  industry activity was called  by G.L. Draeseke, president of  the Council of Forest Industries of British Columbia.  Draeseke told the annual CO  FI meeting at the Hotel Vancouver: "I think the time has  come for our society, as . a  whole, to take a new initiative  to make it possible for our  workers and their families to  enjoy active and satisfying  lives in the areas close to our  industrial activity."  The forest industry, he said,  has  a problem of "veiry high  turnover of labour in our more  remote locations. We have had  severe labour shortages, and  these will become even worse  when our markets recover."  The COFI president called for  government support for the  following proposals:  1. The provincial government  in consultation with industry,  should instruct the Environment and Land Use Secretariat  or other suitable agency, to identify locations which can sustain a reasonable sized work  force in primary industry of all  kinds _ not just the forest in  dustry. With secondary employ  ment and dependents We  -should aim for communities of  a thousand or more people.  These locations should be additions to existing settlements,  wherever possible, or undeveloped land if ther is no good  alternative/  2. A responsible and effective authority set up by the  province in conjunction With  industry should get the support  of CMHC and create the infrastructure for the towns by  subdividing the land and providing the services. This  should be professionally planned to produce really, attractive communities, of the best  contemporary standard. Paved  streets and access roads should  be the rule.  3. CMHC should provide 95  percent mortgages for home  construction, supported by underlying guarantee given by  the authority. CMHC should  also provide 99 percent mort-���-  gages for commercial construe  tion, with limited guarantees,  if needed.  4. The authority should ensure that adequate commercial  establishments are created and  available at reasonable rates.  This includes hotel and room  and board facilities. It should  also see that ��� houses are con  structed and offered for sale on  attractive terms. Obviously the  number and type built will be  a matter for seasoned judgement in each townsite. The  sale price should'not exceed  the costs of sub-division and  only be sold to individuals and  not to any party for the purpose of rental. Houses should  be- available to employees of  service industries on the same  terms as to employees of the  primary industry or industries..  5. Industry employers should  give to each of their employees  who buys a house a guarantee  that, in case of termination of  employment for any reason,  the employer will, if requested.  buy the house for a sum equal  to the amortized mortgaige balance plus 5 percent.  6. The communities will be  villages or districts as appropriate. If aNmayor and aldermen  are not already there, the new  population should elect their  own as soon as possible/These  should not be appointed.  7., First class health care is  an essential component "of such  communities if we expect peo-  <ple to live and raise their fatnil  ies there. Fortunately, the mac  hinery exists to provide this.  A community Health Centre  with a full time doctor and  nurse and a few beds will provide for routine care.  Go fo church on Sunday  SUPERIOR?  ELECTRIC   CO.  SECHELT,  B.C.  Call 885-2412 For Free Estimate  Guaranteed Work ��� Reasonable Rates  R. SIMPKINS ��� Licensed Electrician  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.m.  Midweek Holy Communion  2nd, 4th and 5th Wednesdays  10:00 a.m.  1st Wednesday, 10:00 a.m.  3rd Wednesday, 12:00 a.m.  with Divine Healing Service  . St. Aidan's  Sunday School 1U: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., Divine Service  9:30 a.m., Wilson Creek  BAPTIST CHURCH  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.  ROMAN CATHOLIC SERVICES  St Mary's Churcn  Father E. G. Lehner  11 a.m. Mass. Sundays  Phone 885-9526  GIBSONS PENTECOSTAL  Member   P.A.O-C.  Phone 888-7107  Highway and Martin Road  Sunday  School 9:45  am  Morning Worship II am.  Evening Service 6:30 p.m.  Wed, Bible Study, 7:30 p.m.  Pastor G. 7W. Foster  Gower Point Road  Phone 886-2660    x  Sundays, 10:30 am. & 67pm.  Bible Study, Wed, 7:30 p.m.  Pastor Nancy Dykes  "In His Service ���  ��� T     , . ������'.      Alt Your, Service  CHRISTIAN SCIENCE-  .Sundays at 11:15 a.m. in St.  John's United Church, Davis  Bay by an informal group of  Christian Scientists.  Everyone TWelcome  Phone: 885-9778 or 886-7882  For the time of your life ���  1. Cattle country and the Williams Lake Stampede. Dozens of rodeos ride  through the season. 2. Vancouver's Gastown, the cobblestone heart of a  big new city. 3. Tea iri the great tradition at the Empress in Victoria,  Vancouver Island. 4. Pedal away the day in the country or around  Vancouver's Stanley Park (ail 1,000 acres of it). 5. A bogey at the Harrison  Hot Springs' golf course. If you think you'd like to stay at home this year  well send you a lot more pictures and information write: British Columbia  Department of Travel > Industry, 1019 Wharf Street, Victoria, British  Columbia V8W 222. Or see your local travel agent.  ��� ���  there's no place like home. I*��__���  ROSINA HASTINGS  BARBARA  CLAPHAM  Guides plan  Mexico trip  This summer, Rosina Hastings, a girl guide from Gibsons,  will board a plane along with  other guides and leaders from  all parts of the province and  fly to Mexico.  The occasion of the trip is  the Mexican Guide Cabana and  Rosina has been chosen to represent the Gibsons district at  the international girl guide  camp.  Rosina will fly to Mexico and  tour Mazatlan and other points  of interest. Barbara Clapham  will take part in the event if  Rosina is unable to make it.  Local guides and brownies  will be raising some money to  help Rosina or Barbara with  expenses. On May 10 the  groups will be sponsoring a  mothers day tea and" craft sale.  Saturday April 2�� the Girl  guides of Canada will hold  their annual cookie week camp  aign. Cookies will be sold door  to door at 75 cents per box.  Money raised from this event  is divided between local groups  and the provincial organization  Clowhom girl  .  exhibits painting  Mama Welland, a 12-year-old  from Clowhom Falls who takes  all her education from the Department of Education's Correspondence branch, t has won  a certificate of merit for one  of her paintings entered in a  Commonwealth Exhibit.  Pier entry, called 'Our Campsite' was one of 33 children's  paintings sent to the Canadian  High Commission in London  for entrjr in the annual children's art exhibit sponsored by  the Commonwealth Institute in  London.  In her latest report Marna  got A's in all her correspondence courses, including art.  Your MLA. writes:  (BY  DON  LOCKSTEAD)  I would like to deal with 3  important issues now before  the Legislature.  The Provincial government's  policies on the export of B.C.  natural gas were supported at  the recent federal-provincial  conference on energy prices,  The B.C. delegation, led by  Premier Barrett and Attorney-  General Alex Mac-Donald, got  assurances that -.lie -.- :port price  of our gas will be increased.  While the new rates have not'  been made official by the National EJnergy Board, after August 1 the price for 1,000 cubic  feet will rise from $1.00 to  $1.60 or $1.60. This increase is  a first step toward the true  value of our natural- gas in the  American market. The price of  gas will not be increased for  B.C. consumers.  As promised in  the budget  speech, one third of this additional revenue from higher ex_ -  - port prices will be directed to  the municipalities of B.C. Early  estimates suggest that $20,000,-  000   will  be  divided   amongst  local   councils   in   addition  to  existing programs. Another effect of increased export prices  is the planned construction of  an oil refinery to be operated  by the B.C. Petroleum Corporation,  a   Crown  agency.  This  will be a major addition to the  industrial   base   of   B.C.   The  NDP   government   has   ended  the era of "fire sale prices" and  is now getting a fair return for  the natural gas and other resources owned by the citizens  of B.C.  Another proposal in the budget is a $5,000,000 fund to be  established for world food relief. Of this amount, $1,000,000  will be for direct aid and $4,-i  000,000 for grants to match  funds raised by private agencies.  A serious subject raised in  the legislature involves the  threat posed to B.C. by the  American ' nuclear submarine  base at Bangor, Washington,  60 miles from Victoria. This  base is part of the Trident missile program of the American  defence system. The base will  be a prime target in' the event  LIFETIME MUFFLERS  A special feature in the recent Canadian Consumer magazine will interest the car  owner, and especially the prospective car buyer. Yes, it is  possible to have a muffler that  doesn't wear out after a year,  or even 10 years, but lasts the  lifetime of your car.  Coast News April 23, 1975   3  You can order  them at the  COAST NEWS  Receipt Books  Theatre Tickets  Carbon Paper  Rubber Stamps  Envelopes  Typing Paper  Rubber Stamp Pads  Mimeograph Paper  Adding Machine Rolls  Statement Pads  File Folders  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-2622  of war.  In such a case, the U.S. military sees the population of  B.C. as "collateral damage."  The     provincial    government  gave financial assistance to  B.C. delegates who attended a  conference working towards a  nuclear-free Pacific. There is  now a resolution before the legislature calling for provincial  opposition to the Trident missile base in particular, and nu_  clear growth, in general. I will  support that resolution wholeheartedly in the interest of  public safety and environmental protection.  TUNNEL OF LOVE  TAY HERE  Green utility poles next!  ^?��fr.i#d-  |j^ Any reduction for parti--?  The manager of MacMillan  Bloedel's wood preserving division says North Americans will  soon start seeing long lines of  green utility poles beside highways and streets.  According to Doug Double-  day, it's the result of a new  wood preserving treatment  plant the company has installed at its former pole division  on the Fraser River, which produces 50,000 poles a year for  the Canadian and U.S. markets.  Doubleday said the new treat  ment plant began using a copper based waterborne salt solution to treat its poles for the  first time this year, substitut  ing it for traditional oil-based  preserving treatments.  In addition to. giving the  poles a far longer lifespan, the  new treatment turns the poles  green because of its copper con  tent. This eventually mellows  over the years to a sort of olive  green.  IGLOOS SCARCE  In earlier days, the Eskimo  people in Canada's Arctic regions lived in snowlhouse encampments. Today, they live in  houses. Igloos are still built  from time to time but  mostly   on   special   occasions.  This is a  multiple choice ad.  Simply decide which of these 5th Anniversary Specials suit you best  then come on in and collect  r:  L.._���t  r  4 ply nylon at 10% off  Bias-belted at 7% off  ��� Radial ply at 7% off  LJ Any passenger tire at similar saving  ��� Any one of the 1,000 tires in stock  I   I Our complete line of service work  Flat repairs, truck repairs, high speed and reflex balancing  (No job too big or too small)  LJ     Custom and stock wheels  ���_"]������    Free coffee  (Might as well check this one anyway)  f~1     Mastercharge  f~l      Chargex  We have many more specials too numerous to list, so come and  see us now while we're excited.  OASTAL TIR  Gibsons  886-2700 4    Coast News April 23, 19.5  Judge finds  recommendation  not suitable  ���T. S. P. Johnson, Provincial  Court judge for Powell River  and the Sunshine Coast says  there is probably not much  value in allowing the press to  report on second offender juveniles.  Judge Johnson was comment  ing on a recomendation made  earlier by a sub-committee of  the Sunshine Coast justice  ���council suggesting that press  coverage of juvenile trails  ���should be allowed if the juvenile has been convicted of a previous offense.  The committee based its recommendation on the idea that  public exposure through the  media would cause juveniles  to be accountable to the community and would also encourage parents to feel more responsible for their childrens'  behaviour.  At present it is unlawful to  publicize names or details of a  juvenile offender unless with  -special permission of the court.  Judge Johnson said an infor  mal situation closed to the public and press was a much better atmospnere to get to the  root of the juvenile's problems  He felt delinquents would be  less candid knowing the situa  tion was going to be made pub  lie.  ORPHEUM    LOTTERY  Tojp prize for the second Orpheum Lottery has been boosted  to $120,000, it was announced  ���by Lawrence Jolivet, lottery  dharnman, who added that a  total of $200,000 will be won by  ticket holders. Aim of the lottery is to sell 500,000 2 dollar  tickets, 60,000 more than during the successful Save-nhe-  Orpheuim Lottery last year.  Funds raised in the sales drive  will go tcjwards the $3.2 million cost of renovating the fam  ed Orpheum Theatre on Granville Street, Vancouver.  Kite flyers are warned  Youngsters .who fly kites  near electric power lines are  inviting trafgedy, warns E.  Hensch, iSechelt district manager of B.C. Hydro.  "It wasn't long ago that a  Lower Mainland man was fatally injured,- apparently )while  attempting to free a kite from  a high-volta'ge line," he cautions.  "Children should never try  to reanove a kite from a powerline, pole or transmission  tower," Hensch says. "And  ' that goes for adults as well.  Only trained linemen have the  experience 'and equipment to  work near high-voltaige lines  in. safety.  "Even a damp cord can act  as an electrical conductor if  the cord brushes a powerline.  So play safe. Better to lose a  kite than risk very serious injury."  Each year kites cross power-  lines, often causing widespread  power interruptions and inconvenience to the public as well  as danger to the youngsters  flying them.  B.C. Hydro urges all parents  to cut out the following Kite  Flyers Code, 'and impress on  their children the necessity to  observe these simple safety  rules.  ���Fly kites only in open fields  or parks, well away from pow-  erlines, transmission towers  and poles.  -���Use perfectly-dr!y string, never wire or metallic string.  ���Never try to remove a kite  should it catch on a powerline,  tower or pole. Release the cord  before it strikes a powerline.  ���-Don't use any metal in making a kite.  ���Don't fly a kite on or near a  road or highway.  ���Never fly a kite in wet or.  stormy weather.  ���Have fun ��� but always obey  the safety rules!  Sewers needed, Watson says  Alderman Norm Watson says  Sechelt stinks. Some parts of  it, at least.  Watson told council last  week it was high time to install sdwers in the village because some areas did not smell  too nice. He said he has taken  a walk around the village and  referring to one spot in particular said "the area stinks."  Watson also told council he  had informal talks with the Sechelt Indian Band and indications were that they would be  willing to hook into the! villages proposed sewage system.  Watson said the reserve's outfall and treatment is not up to  be to the advantage of the  modern standards and it would  band to improve their facilities  He said the Band could either  improve existing facilities or  plug into the village treatment  plant.  "I assume they have discussions on it and assume they  would join us,"  Watson  said.  He added he could not figure  out ah equitable cost because  he   could   not  find  out   how  many   houses  were   presently  hooked up t0 the reserve's sew  age system.  Watson also suggested a 50  percent higher rate for commercial properties for both  frontage and usage fees. He  said he would like to keep the  residential sewage costs under  $100.  ''JCommercial people will  then in effect be subsidizing  residential," Watson stated.  Canyon closure  The Department of Highways anticipates that up to two  months of morning closures on  weekdays will be required in  the Fraser Canyon to complete  the difficult rock removal project at Hells Gate starting Apr  il 21. There will be some 15  minute closures this week to  permit ' preliminary,' scaling  work. Morning closures will be  from 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.  iMc*nd��iy to Friday. Fifteen  minute closures will be requir  ed at other times to permit.  safe removal of loose material.  Gibsons Lanes  Spring League  START WEEK OF MAY 6,1975  6 Weeks - 4 Games per Block  TUESDAY or WEDNESDAY, 9:30 a.m.  TUESDAY or THURSDAY, 8:00 p.m.  (4 TEAM MINIMUM PER LEAGUE)  5 BOWLERS PER TEAM  TEAMS MAY BE MADE UP OF MEN, LADIES OR MIXED  MAY BOWL ANY SHIFT  PRIZES    PRIZES    PRIZES  FOR TEAM FINISH   -   HI SINGLES   -   HI 4 BLOCKS  40 OR MORE PRIZES  DROP IN TO GIBSONS LANES AND SEE A SAMPLE OF THE PRIZES  OPEN ON WEEKENDS  SIGN UP NOW FOR YOUR TIME SLOT  YEAR END  CLEARANCE  10 GAME MARATHON  SUNDAY, APRIL 27,1975  For More Information, Please Phone 886-2086  One of the most beautiful  displays at the Vancouver  Public Aquarium is that of the  tropical Lookdown Fish whose  silver skins flash brightly as  they dart quickly through the  clear water.  'Strong swimming and prdea-  cious, Lookdowns are tyipically  found swimming in schools  over shallow reefs in their native East Pacific and Atlantic  Oceans.  Okanagan back roads mapped  Donate your blood April 25,  Health Centre, 1-5 and 6:30 -  8:30 p.m.  by DaVe Stewart  Memories of last year's great  fishing, camping or hiking expeditions stirring? Dreams of  getting away from it all, escap  ing the rat race plaguing you?  Dave Stewart's Okanagan Back  Roads provides the perfect solu  tion.  Mile-by-mile details are giv  en of the best spots for camping, hiking, rockhounding, exploring, fishing hunting and  picnicking. The maps are many  and are clear, easy to read and  follow. There are many photos  showing the wildlife, scenery  and, points of interest. There is  practical information on road  conditions arid cautions to be  observed when driving the  backroads. <  Stewart writes of the country he knows well and loves. He  emphasizes that it's not only  one's original purpose for a  trip   to  the  backroads  which  makes it most memorable, but  the extra things one does. The  wildlife one sees, the berries,  mushrooms and wilds-lowers  discovered. We are reminded  of the great need to help preserve these beautiful parklands  ��� Whatever your interests here  is a great guide to take you  fcMkrc\a.ds exploring in the  Okanagan Valley.  SALTIAIRE PUBLISHING  P.O. Box" 2003 Sidney, B.C.,  paperback $3.95 ���  ��100 WINNER  A Gibsons resident, Dave  Leslie, won last week's Lions  400 club draw. The lucky ticket  drawn by Dorothy Cresswell  made Dave $100 richer.  Leather* name tags for  your luggage, easily  strapped on, readily identified. Miss Bee's, Sechelt.  CORE  FORMERLY HUNTER TRAINING  PROGRAM  will be offered at the  GIBSONS WILDLIFE CLUB  May 8th thru June 12th  THIS IS THE OFFICIAL CONSERVATION AND OUTDOOR  RECREATION EDUCATION PROGRAM OF THE PROVINCIAL  FISH AND WILDLIFE BRANCH  Successful completion of a CORE course is mandatory for all B.C. resi-  ( dents wishing to apply for their first hunting license. The course will also  be of interest to anyone pursuing outdoor activities.  Compulsory Subjects: (Examinations will not be given to participants who  miss more than one class.)  1. Outdoor Ethics (2 hours)  2. Hunter Safety (4 hours - Sunday afternoon)  3. Why we have Regulations (2 hours)  4. Animal Identification (3 hours) ,  5. Some Birds'of British Columbia (2 hours)  6. Survival. (2 hrs indoors plus one Sunday outdoors)  7. Field First Aid (2 two hour sessions)  Course content includes class instruction, homework study and written  examination. Successful participants will be awarded a certificate and  crest. 7  Anyone intending to participate in the above course please contact one of  the following prior to May 3, 1975.  GEORGE RUGGLES ��� 886-7703  RAY DELONG ��� 886-2885  COST OF COURSE ��� $10.00 per participant (Payable Registration night)  REGISTRATION AND FIRST SESSION WILL BE HELD ON MAY 8,  1975, a 7:00 p.m. SHARP AT THE GIBSONS WILDLIFE CLUB. Gasoline prices variable  Sunshine Coast Gasoline  price variations have been  brought to the attention of  numerous authorities as the result erf an inquiry.  /The inquiry resulted in a  letter which has been sent to  offMals and publicotions. The  letter reads as follows:  "I am enclosing comparative  prices found during the week  of April 1, to April 8, 1975. As  you will note, as in previous  correspondence. to you and to  the BJC. Energy Commission,  the prices vary greatly in Gibsons and Sechelt to other areas  on the Coast  "The B.C.E.C.. said at the  time they had taken a survey  and were aware of the discrep  anoy in Gibsons anid Setchelt  areas.  "At this time many people  having signed the first registered letter to you are not satisfied with your actions on our  behalf. A great many other  citizens are now openly asking;  What are you intending to do  in regards to this irregularity  in price increase'  The following is the list o��  prices as of April 8, 1975. All  are regular gas prices:  Garden Bay 63.9  Powell River' 706  Harbour   Motors   Garden  Bay  (Shell) 67.B  Halfmoon Bay 67.9  Gibsons, (All Stations, Chevron, Esso and Shell) 74.9  Madeira Park, (Gulf) 71.9  Sechelt. (Home and Shell) 74.9  Sechelt, (Gulf) 75.3  "Other price variances available through survey done by  BCEC with first comimunica-  tions-  "At this time I request greater involvement on your part  rather than passing on to BCEC, considering you are now a  member of the resources com-  Mary Chapman, the beautiful and talented co-host of the CBC-  TV series This Land, has a varied background in the performing  arts���from drama to music. For besides doing much of the inter  viewing and narration, it is Mary who sings the This Land  ^theme song which begins each edition of the Series. She's' also  a great lover of animals and is oictured here with her pet, Salty,  a Newfoundland. -  Stain over Old Paint?  Of course Olympic doesn't make a- stain for horses. But we do make one that can be used to cover  old paint on rough wood.  We call it Olympic Solid Color Stain. And it  works beautifully.  It goes on over old paint easily, without streaking.  Olympic covers like paint, yet won't crack, peel  or blister. And you get a complete range of colors,  too.  Try it. We think you'll agree it's a horse of a different color.  ���-���- %??yy/y&ig?y'-t -t~.j  " _*���  FOR ALL YOUR PAINTING NEEDS  Gibsons 886-2642 or 886-7833  mission.  The letter was written to  Don Lockstead. MLA for MacKenzie constituency as the result of a telephone conversation with him., Others receiving a copy of the letter are:  Premier D. Barrett Chairman  of BCEC. Action Line. Vancouver Province, Local Newspapers, Scott Wallace. David  Anderson and Jack Pearsall  M.P.  The letter was. signed by Mrs  Irene Jardine of Gibsons who  has been probing int0 gasoline  prices for some months.  In the.Jan. 25 issue of the  Coast News appeared a story  under the heading "Gasoline  Rate subject for Energy board."  Tfhe first two paragraphs contained the following information:  k<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 niade  to the government shortly.  "A survey reveals regular  grade 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 galion in the Bur-  naby-New Westminster area t0  as high as 67 cents per gallon  at some stations in Vancouver.  The retail price of gasoline in  Port Hardy is 71.9 cents per  gallon."  Coast News April 23, 1975    5  Salmon program  Beginning April 1, a completely new reward systetm  takes effect in the Georgia  Strait Head Recovery program.  Nosetagged chinook and coho  caught in the Georgia Strait  on or after April 1 will be pro  cessed under the '75 '76 system.  The Fisheries Service will  no longer offer a standard  three dollar reward for all  nosetagged salmon caught in  / Georgia Strait. Instead, the  fisherman's name is entered  in a draw for a $500 prize and  six prizes of $50 each. The 1975  -76 fiscal year will still be  divided into eight periods but  with seven prizes ajwarded per  period. Thus, Fisheries will  distribute a total of eight  prizes of $500 ' each plus 48  prizes of* $50 each. All prize  winners must answer a skill  testing question in order- to.  qualify for a prize.  The eight periods remain as  follows: April-May, June July,  August, September, October-  November, December- January,  February-March.  Fisheries Service still asks  both sport and commercial  fishermen in Georgia Strait to  check all chinook and coho for  a missing adipose fin. If the  adipose is absent, turn in the  head at a sport or commercial  head depot. Commercial depots  will still buy the fish head-on.  .The reward program still  applies only to nosettaggod  chinook and coho caught in  Georgia Strait  Club offers Hike No. 2  Anyone for hiking? That's a  always someone asking,  "Where shall we go" or "Hiow  do we get up there" Maybe this  series will give you some ideas  and get you looking for more.  If any one has ideas on this  subject Gibsons Wildlife Club  ���would be pleased to hear about  them. Phone 886-9949 and may-  foe we can pass the message a-  long.  This report covers Trail No.2  Trail No.l was published in the  Feb. 26 Coast News. Trail Np.2  starts at the cable vision but at  the top end of Gilmour Road,  off Cemetery Road. Park in the  gravel pit and follow the wires  up the hill. You will see a num  ber of roads going off in all  directions but follow the wires  and you won't go wrong. In a-  bout an hour or maybe a little  more, you should reach the B  & K logging road and by this  time you ^ are out of the trees  and  into   a   logged off  area.  Keep on following  the  wires  till the second set of antennas  is reached on an .old  logging  road running  parallel  to  the  B &  K.   Cross the road and  keep on going in the same general direction till you get into  tHe   trees   again.   When   the  ground begins to flatten off a  bit veer over to the right and  keep on going towards the top.  There   are   one   or   two   dips  dojwn and up on the way to the  top .but it is relatively easy  going     and     very     pleasant  through the trees. Approximate  time to the top is 4-5 hours and  about 2Ms to 3 down.  An alternative to this would  be to drive to the end of Cemetery Road, park the car in the  turn around area and go up into the cemetery. When faicing  the plots you will see a tape on  a tree on the left marking the  beginning of the trail. It is well  defined till you reach the top  of the first steep part. From  here to the creek follow the  tapes. Cross the creek below  the log bridge and then follow  the tapes till you hit the old  flume or shake bolt shoot coming down the mountain. This  will bring you to an old shake  cutters road that leads into the  B & K road. Just for a starter  why not go up this way and  come down the cable vision  road. Return to the car via the  B.C. Hydro right of way. It's a  round trip of about three hours  It is suggested that if the  Cemetery road trail is being  considered, it might be a  good idea to wait till spring  because the tapes are in pretty  bad shape andi need renewing.  This has been done to some  extent as far as the creek, but  beyond that there is little to  indicate where the trail goes.  WANTED  Used furniture or what  have yon  AL'S USED FURNITURE  WE BUT BEER  BOTTLES  Gibsons ��� 886-2812  What  ��� ���  you want  to know about  rent increases?  British Columbia's Landlord and Tenant Act  spells out exactly when rents may be increased, and when they may not. The Act  specifies rent increase amounts, and the  exceptions to rent increase restrictions. The  Act may be purchased for thirty-five cents  from the Queen's Printer, Legislative  Buildings, Victoria, British Columbia.  Or you may find the information you want  in the free brochure: The Rent Increase  Limit and its Exceptions. The Post  Office has delivered copies of this to every  known apartment. If you have not received  a copy, pick one up at your nearest  Government Agent Office, or request  one from:  Rent Review Commission,  P.O. Box 9600,  Vancouver, B.C. V6B 4G4  689-9361.  ��!F  tw gov. nwtw Of  tkc r*ovmcc c* nm&H ccwmja 6    Coast News April 23, 1975     WORK WANTE* (C��l.f <D  tGAST NEWS CLASSIFIED ADS  BOATS FOR SALE  MOBILE HOMES  Phone 886-2622  Deadline ��� Tuesday noon  Minimum $1 ��� 15 words  5c a word thereafter  Subsequent Insertions $�� price  Legal ads 25c pw count line.  Subscription Rates:  B.C. 1 year $4.50, 6 mo. S2.50  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 EVEMTS  TWILIGHT THEATRE  Gibsons, 886-2827  SEE THEATRE Al>  ON PAGE 12  April 25, 7 p.m. Miss Verna  Aspray, missionary from North  Thailand under the Overseas  Missionary Fellowship will  (Speak in the Sunshine. Coast  Gospel Church'. All are welcome.  Tuesday, April 29, Pastor Dick  Benjamin from Anchorage, Alaska, speaks at the. Glad Tidings Tabernacle, Gibsons, 7:30  p.m. Come and enjoy. Phone  886-2660.   Friday, May 2, Plant Sale, 10  a.m., Gibsons United Church  Hall. Coffee, variety table.  Saturday, May 3, Artex decorator paint display at St. Hilda's Church Hall, Sechelt from  11 a.m. to 5 p.m.-  Every Thursday, 8 p.m., Bingo,  Legion Hall, Roberts Creek.  Every Monday night, 8 p.m..  Bingo, New Legion Hall, Gibsons.  DEATHS .  SKERRY: Passed away April  19, 1975, Dorothy Skerry late  of Granthams Landing, in her  65th year. Survived by 2 sons,  Ronald, Great Falls, Montana;  Gary, Gibsons; 2 daughters,  Linda Brown, Vancouver; Shirley Lamureax, Fort St. John,-  7 grandchildren, 1 brother, Cyril Ross, Vancouver. Funeral  service Wednesday evening,  April 23 at 7:30 p.m. in the  Harvey Funeral Home, Gibsons  Rev. D. Brown officiating. Cremation. In lieu of flowers donations preferred to the B.C.  Cancer Foundation.  CARD OF THANKS  It is with admiration and deep  gratitude for the kindness of  our many friends and relatives  that we sincerely thank them  for their helpfulness and for  their very meaningful cards,  letters and flowers to help  ease the whole family's sorrow .  at the loss of our beloved hus_  band and brother Winston Robinson. Particularly we thank  Rev. David Brown and Rev  Dennis Morgan for the beautiful and confidence inspiring  service, to the mayor, council  and village staff members, the  Sunshine Coast Regional Board  Mt. Elphinstone Lodge No. 130  A.F. & A.M., the Kiwanis club  members, the Benson family  and the ladies who served refreshments after the service.  Specii'5 ' Tanks to Dr. Hobson  and to I. Rae and the nurses  .and staff jf St. Paul's Hospital,  renal unit, who for 2 years  gave Winston such wonderfully  kind care. To everyone, a sincere and loving thank you.  ���Marilyn Robinson & Chuck,  Carman,   John and  Godfrey  Robinson.  WORK WANTS)  Freelance drafting. Phone 885-  3303. Give us a call. See what  we can set,up.   Teenager wants part _ time  work. Will do odd jobs, gardening, cutting lawns, etc. Ph.  886-7858.      2 high school boys. 16 and 14,  want work of any type. Phone  886-9503.   _____   Senior accounts receivable  clerk with experience in most  phases of office work. Available for permanent employment. Phone 886-9844.  Gardening and landscaping  done. Phone 886-9050.   Reliable teenager wishes job  cutting lawns or odd jobs or  any kind of honest work. Willing tn work hard. Phone 886-  7769. _   Heavy duty rotovating. Phone  886-2897.   Your pictures framed and  mounted from Artistic Woodwork stock. Non glare glass.  White and colored' mat board.  Needlepoint a specialty. Pon-  derosa Pines Trailer Court,  Wilson Creek. Phone 885-9573,  Timber  wanted.  Let   us  give  you an  estimate.  All species.-  D & O Log Sorting Ltd. Phone  886-7896 or 886-7700   Young girl for part time baby  sitting jobs. Call Vickie at  886-9379 after 4 p.m.  Will do any land 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  CaU Thomas Heating, 886-7111  CHIMNE*   SWEEPING  Oil Stoves  Phone Ron  Crook,  835-3401  .   after 5 p.m.  TYPEWRITER  &  ADDING MACHINE  SALES & SERVICE  Phone 886-7111  HELP WANTED  Rf_ief Physiotherapist August  4th to September 29th inclusive. BC. APMP and OPA registration desirable. Apply Administrator, St. Mary's Hospi-  tal, Sechelt, B.C.  MISC. FOR SAIf  Fresh prawns and cod for sale.  Phone 885-3167 or 885-9882.  1970 250 Suzuki street, excellent condition, extras, open to  offers. Phone 886-2155.   2 hand lawn mowers. _5 and  $10. 2 oil heaters, $7 and $10.  1 wood heater, $25. Phone 886-  9503. ���  1971 Yamaha 250 cc Enduro,  good condition. Phone 886-7027  A.G.S. Amp. Receiver, $100;  McCulloch Chain Saw, as is,  $10; child's crutches, $4; electric wall heater, $10; hardly  used drill attachments, $10;  brand new 8-track and speakers, $50; wire spoke wheel covers, best offer. Phone 886-7070  all day Wednesday, after 5  Thurs. and Fri.   2 coffee tables; 2 end tables;  automatic washer; dryer; electric stove; fridge; roll-away  cot; single bed; 2 utility tables;  all channel antenna. Phone 886-  7503.   Chesterfied and chair; coffee  table; B.W. TV set; car seat;  utility table; 2 hibachis; stroller; TV tables; .22 rifle, with  scope. Phone 886-7879.   1973 Otto hard-top tent trailer.  Sleeps 6. Stove, sink, etc. Used  less than 1,000 miles. Approx,  weight 1200 lbs.. Must be seen  to be appreciated. Asking $1500  Apply to 1583 Sargent Road,  Gibsons.      Standard size crib mattress,  like new, $10. Phone 886-7301.  WANTED  Small used piano, i-easonable.  Phone 886-2989.   Golden Oak dining room suite;  round table with leaves. Phone  224-7691.   CARS, TRUCKS FOR SAU  '65 Ford Econoline, needs some  body work, runs well, $450  c^b.a. Phone 886-7028.   1967~Cougar hardtop, $1300 or  best offer, or swap for 8 ft.  cab over camper. Phone 886-  7661. *  1974 Merc Comet 302 cu. in. 4  door sedan, P.'S. and D.B., 3  speed auto trans., $3,500. Ph.  886-7042 ���   '66 Chevelle Malibu, A-T, V8  $225. Phone 886-2597 after 5  p.m.   '64 Galaxie 500 convertible, radio, snow tires, $350 firm. Ph.  -886-7019.   '71 Toyota Corolla, 1 owner,  25,000 mi., $1295. Phone 886-  7770.  MARINE INSURANCE  PROBLEMS?  New insurance advice  Re-insurance advice  Claims settled  Capt. W. Y. Higgs,  Marine Surveyor  Box 339, Gibsons  Phonea 886-9546 or 885-9425  1 Fibreglass Flying Junior sailboat, compete with trailer $800.  1 new Fireball sail boat, od_fers.  40 hip. 4 cyl. marine engine including shaft, stuffing box and  propellor, $175. Phone 886-2738.  18 ft. boat, 70 hp. 6-B motor,  $750. Phone 886-2104.  22 ft. cabin cruiser, half fibre-  glass over plywood, with 1965  75 hp. Mercury. Offers. Phone  886-9096.   SPRING BOAT SPECIALS"  Morse single lever controls,  Regular $45 to $74, Sale $27 to  $36.  Morse control cables, Regular  $1.20 per foot, Sale 70c per ft.  Polished stainless steel exhaust  outlets, Reg. $12, Sale $7.  High   quality   bronze   rudders  for boats 18' to 32', Regular to  $136, Now $55 to $76.  18" to 20" high quality propellers $125 to $145.  200 gal. per hour bilge pumps,  Reg. $24, Sale $19.  Borg Warner direct drive, Reg.  $502, Sale $325.  -1" brass water scoops, $6.80.  PAUL DRAKE LTD.  Gibsons 886-2929, P.O. Box 675  PETS  Dog Training. Obedience classes starting in May, 1975. For  information phone 885-2936.  Free to good home, neutered  male cat, 5 years old, loving  and affectionate, with shots.  Male budgie and cage, 8 mo.  old.  Ph.  886-2149  or  886-2805.  WANTED TO RUT  Furnished houses in Gibsons  area from March 1st 1975 to  October 31, 1975. Contact J.  Battista,  Phone  886-7811.  Responsible couple with small  child needs place to rent. Local references available. Ph.  886-2034 and leave message.  Student teacher requires rental accommodation from April  27 to May 16. Please call col-  ]ect  Vancouver  736-9583.   Responsible young lady desperately needs inexpensive place  to live, immediately, preferably  Roberts Creek area. Phone 886-  9177 and leave message for  Gail. .       ������-  FOR RENT  Maple Crescent Apts., 1660  School Road, Gibsons. Suites  for rent. Cablevision, parking,  close to schools and shopping.  Reasonable rent. Ph. 886-7836.  Unfurnished studio apartment.  W-W carpet, modern colored  plumbing and appliances. $160.  Phone 886-24-5.  ;   PROPERTY FOR SALE  LANGDALE treed lot 66 x 190  fully serviced. $9,960 cash or  terms. P.O. Box 262, Nanaimo.  1  ��� ���  Three acres, creek, trees, near  arena, $20,000. Phone 885-2668.  3~SEA VIEW LOTS  Large building lots near beach  and close in at corner of Kelly  and Gower Point Road. Open  to offers. View first and if interested call Jerry or Glenn at  388-62311 or 479-1040.        Langdale, large serviced lot  can be subdivided, magnificent  view, beautiful trees, 100 yds.  to quiet sandy beach and moorage. Ideal for recreation and  future retirement. Full price  $22,000. terms. Principals only.  Phone 731-0259 or 886-7349.  Vz acre recreational lot in Wild-  wood Estates, Gabriola Island.  $3,950. Phone 594-3196.   5 acres, Lockyer Road, corner  property, power available. $23,-  000. Call 886-2765 after 6 p.m.  Lots for sale. New subdivision,  Pratt and Grandview. Phone  886-2891. ���   3 bedroom, small home on large  lot, view property, with parking area at Soames Point. $32,-  Agencies  Box 128, Sechelt  Ph.  Sechelt 885-2235 - 24 hrs.  Vancouver 689-5838 - 24 hrs.  Large level lot in heart of  Gibsons. Owner keen to sell,  priced low at $12,500. Phone  Jack Warn, evenings, 886-2681.  SUNSHINE COAST  MOBILE HOME PARK  & SALES  12 x 68 Statesman, carpeted  throughout, separate dining  room, galley-kitchen, built-in  china cabinet, 2-door frost free  fridge, washer and dryer. Completely furnished and decorated  12 x 68, three bedroom, carpeted throughout, bay window,  separate dining area, built-in  china cabinet,   Sipaniish.  decor.  1969 Capilanb. 10^ ft. truck  caimper, sleeps 5, furnace,  range, ice box. tie downs,  carrxper shock and jack, $1500.  On view at Sunshine Coast  Trailer Park.  Phone 886-9826  Galaxy Siesta camper, 10% ft-  Call 886-2561 after 6 p.m.  ANNOUNCEMENTS  If you are concerned about  someone with a .drinking problem call Al-Anon at 885-9638  or 886-9193. Meetings, St. Aidan's Hall, Tuesday, 8 p.m.  Alcoholics Anonymous. Phone  885-9534. 886-9904 or 885-9327.  Gibsons meeting Monday. 8:30  D.m. in Gibson?  Athletic hall.  For Latter Day Saints in chia  area, contact 886-2546.  For membership or explosive  requirements contact R. Nimmo, Cemetery Road. Ph. 886-  7778. Howe Sound Farmers'  Institute.. Stumping or ditching powder., dynamite, eiectric  or   regular   caps,   prima-cord,  uncoast  _*�����* ESTATES LTD.���  Local Phone ��� 885-2241  Direct Line ��� 685-5544  GIBSONS VILLAGE  Lot 6 on Alderspring Road.  Excellent investment for  $7,500. Call Dave Roberts,  885-2973.  Chaster Road Acreage .  10.9 acres, not .in freeze,  could be subdivided with,  some view. Asking $65,000.  Try all offers. Call Jack Anderson, 885-2053.  2 Bedroom House  in , bay area of Gibsons*  Close to all conveniences.  Good garden soil. FP $24,000  cash. Call Dave Roberts to  view, 885-2973.  3 Bedroom Home in Village  Has 2 bedroom suite in  ground level basement. Revenue would almost make  the payments with,% down,  on F.P. of $47,000. Home  features sundeck with good  view of Gibsons Harbour.  Call Dave Roberts for appointment to view, 885-2973.  Shoal Lookout  Rock is beautiful, especially  when it is surrounded by  one of the most spectacular  views in the area. F.P. $19,-  900. Call Doug Joyce, 885-  2761.  Two building lots, close to  b��at launching and "The  Gap." Priced right at $24,000  Call Doug Joyce, .885-2761.  Choice 72 x 130 lot within a  couple of blocks of the theatre and shopping. Full price  $12,500. Call Doug Joyce,  885-2761.  Beautiful and New  with view of Georgia Strait  and Keats Island. 1260 sq. ft.  of living area, stone fireplace with brick fireplace  in full basement, carpets  throughout, in suite, patio  and sundeck and many other  features. On Gower Pt. Rd.  in Village of Gibsons. Call  Bill Montgomery for an appointment to view. 886-2806.  7 Room Home  Nice vieiw of harbor from  kitchen, dining and living  room. Possible 5 bedrooms  with ensuite plumbing off  large master bedroom. Full  basement. Within walking  distance of shopping and  post office, separate garage  and good garden soil F.P.  $38,500, some terms. Call  Dave Roberts for particulars  885-2973.  MORTGAGES  NEED MONEY?  Mortgages  Arranged  Bought  Sold  First ��� Second -r- Third  Summer cottages  and builders loans  readily available  ACADIAN MORTGAGE  Corp. Ltd.  2438 Marine, W. Van.  Phone 926-3256  -lv.uuuuuuimiuuiuuiMuniuuiMiniMuutturararaffiM  fills basket  Mrs. Dan Wheeler of Hopkins. Landing managed to accumulate $109.03 worth of groceries at Sechelt's Shop Easy  last Saturday in the Kinsmen  Shopperama.  Mrs. Wheeler's 2 minute free  spree was the last of the Kinsmen Shopperama series.  Charles English Ltd.  REAL ESTATE & INSURANCE  GIBSONS, B.C.       Ph. 886-2481  SUNNYCREST SHOPPING CENTRE  TOLL FREE 687-6445  NOTARY PUBLIC ��� APPRAISALS  TRI-PLEX: This excellent investment property is producing top revenue. Located oh Hwy. 101, near high  school. Extensively renovated. Easy terms on $44,000 F.P.  N. FLETCHER RD.: Attractive 3 bdrm home. Garage, view  fireplace are just some of the extras that add to the qualities of this property. Fully serviced. If you are house looking, look at this one at $28,000.  PRATT RD*: 2 bdrm home, fenced, driveway. Ideal investment or starter property. Asking $23,000.       '  BOYLE RD.: 5 acres of privacy close to village. 2 bdrm  home with large sundeck, carport and storage.. Can easily  be transformed into 3rd bdrm. Good well andi garden  area. $42,500.  GIBSONS VILLAGE: SI Fetcher Rd. Cozy well looked  after 2 bdrm home on level view lot. Basement has  ample room for 3rd bdrm, utility and 2nd bathroom. Garage on road with workshop underneath. $40,000.  ROBERTS CREEK: 1 yr. old 2 bdrm retirement or starter  home on good lot. Very neat, has sundeck. $33,500.  Ken Crosby ��� 886-2098  Don Sutherland ���885-9362  Anne Gurney ��� 886-2164  Jay Visser ��� 885-3300  CONSULT US FOR ALL  YOUR INSURANCE REQUIREMENTS  MEMBER ��� MULTIPLE LISTING SERVICE  Phone 886-2000  Roberts Creek: Over 1 ac, 308'  front on blktop road ��� close  to beach. A terrific buy at only  $25,000.  Gower Point: Established on  large view rental lot 12 x 68  mobile home. Beautifully maintained and only 3 years old,  fully'-skirted creating excellent  storage space. Also 12 x 40 addition providing summer dining area, -utility "and storage,  carport. $11,700. \  Gibsons Rural: Prime commercial property with over 200'  road frontage, level and cleared. Simall 2 bdrm cottage electrically heated. 500 sq. ft. work  shop. Terms on $45,000 .  Gibsons Village: Well situated  4 room cottage, V2 basmt., 2  bdrms, pleasant living room  and convenient space saver kit-  Excellent retirement home.  Terms on $32,900.  ��� Gibsons, B.C.  Langdale: Large corner lot has  panoramic     view     of     Howe  Sound, Islands and mountains.  Cleared for building. Serviced  except sewer. $13,900.  Gibsons: On nicely landscaped  double lot with lovely view. 3  bdrm home, spacious living  room has fireplace and opens  to large sun room. Combination  dining and kitchen. Part bsmt.  A-oil furnace. This delightful  older home can be bought fully  furnished for $42,250.  Witherby Beach: Only $5,000  down buys this waterfront lot  in secluded setting. Nicely  treed, piped water but no Hydro at present. Excellent moorage, in goo'd fishing area. Full  price only $H3,000.  Gibsons: Large commercial lot  ��� fronts on 2 roads situated at  busy intersection. $44,000 full  price. Only $19,000 down, balance on easy monthly payments.  SEASIDE PLAZA  LISTINGS WANTED  DROP IN AND SEE US  Norm Peterson ��� 886-2607  E. McMYNN AGENCY  Real Estate and Insurance  Phone Eves. Ron McSavaney  885-3339  Gibsons: Must sell lot 66' x 187' (MLS 7-0023) Owner  wants immediate sale, bring all offers. Priced at $14,90)0.  Rosamund Rd.: 2 bdrm home on large lot. LR with FP,  large family room. Nice residential area; $12,000 down.  Roberts Creek: Cabin on large partially cleared lot. Wafer  and Hydro in. Owner leaving country. F.P. $16,500.  Beach Ave.: Ideal family home, 2 bdrms. extra large LR  with FP, delightfully handy kitchen. Full basement with  rec. room. A-o heat; large double carport. MILS 7-0266. F.P.  $44,000.  Lower Rd.: New 3 bdrm home on large lot. Deligh{td.u_ly  finished interior; A-o heat, 2 FP.' Ensuite plumbing, large  S-D with view, carport and cement drive. F.P. $58,5001.  Terms can be arranged at bank.  Box 238  Phone 886-2248  Gibsons, B.C. ��� j���i^ujjBs:  ���drama      200 attend Robinson funeral  festival in May  The second annual Sunshine  Coast Musdc and Drama Festival has all its sessions organized arid scheduled for early  May.  'The adjudication of the spetech  arts will be on May 5 during the day at the Twilight  theatre, Gibsons. John- Parker  of Vancouver will adjudicate  the plays, choral speaking, and  reciting.  Richard Kitson of Vancouver  will adjudicate the music entrees IVIay 8 & 9 at various loca  tions. Rev.Fred Napora and his  congregation have allowed the  use of the Sunshine Coast Gospel Church in Davis Bay for  Thursday and Friday morning  sessions.  Bands and school choirs will  be judged in Pender Harbour  Secondiary gym on Friday after  noon and vocal duets anid  groups will compete in the Sechelt Elementary school, gym  Friday evening May 9. Monday  evening] May 12 Ray Boothroyd is donating the Twilight  Theatre for the honors night  concert. Outstanding competi-  ' tors will be heard in this concert which is free t0 the public  The adjudications are also open  to the public.  Missionary at  Gospel church  Verna Aspray, a nurse with  the overseas missionary fellowship and the China Inland mission will speak at the Sunshine  Coast Gospel Church in Davis  Bay this weekend.  Miss Aspray, who is originally from Victoria, has spent  many years teaching and ministering the Laos tribe in North  Thailand. She will be speaking  on the present needs of North  Thailand, especially relating to  recent Communist takeovers in  neighboring countries.  Pastor Fred Napora invites all  those who are interested in  spreading the Gospel and listening to Miss Asprays' talk to >  come to the Gospel Church Fri.  day, April 25 at 7 p.m. and  Sunday, April 27 at 1.1 a.m.  JACK WHITE  SECHELT  AGENCIES  LTD.  Box 128 - Sechelt  Phone: Sechelt  885-2235 - 24 hrs.  Vancouver  689-5838 - 24 hrs.  Ask Jack  for our free  Catalogue  of  Real Estate  WALK WISE  with vou�� mm  Funeral services Jwere held  last week at St. Bartholomew's  Anglican Church in Gibsons,  for 33 year old Winston Robinson.  More than 200 people paid  last respects to the former alderman and long-time resident of Gibsons who had undergone a kidney transplant  last November.  Winston Robinson was born  in 1941 at Alonsa, Manitoba,  a small town near the Riding  Mountains. At age two he  travelled by car with his parents and brothers to Vancou-  vre Island1 andi then to Gibsons.  The Robinson family's first  home in Gibsons in 1944 was  a house now remembered as  "the Thomas shack." Winston  received his schooling in Gibsons at the tinie when the  five or six student high school  /was under the principalship  of Stan Trueman.  He graduated1 from Elphinstone High in 1958 and during  the latter part of high school  and for a year after graduation he worked for Ed Anderson in Gibsons Hardware. He  left the hardware business  where he had learned propane  Service and installations and  then wenit to work in Port  Mellon until 1966.  In the same year he was  forced to spend six months in  a Vancouver hospital because  of tuberculosis. After recovering he /worked for the Unemployment Insurance Commission while his wife Marilyn,  whom he married during that  year, finished her degree at  UBC.  Upon returning to Gibsons  the Robinsons purchased Earl's  Agencies at the head of the  government wharf which' later  became known as Winston's  Sporting Goods. This business  wlas sold in 1971 and. Winston ,  started his own propane ser-  WINSTON  ROBINSON  vice ��� W. Robinson Sales and  Service.  Also in 1971 Winston was  elected to Gibsons council for  his first two year term. He  was re-elected in 1973 but  had to retire a year later due  to ill health.  While on council he served1  on various committees including water and planning. He  was deputy mayor and also  served as an alternate representative on the Regional  Board. He was a member of  the Mt. Elphinstone Masonic  Lodge, treasurer for the forv  mer Gibsons Chamber of Cont-'  merce, a member of the Kiwanis Club and past master  councillor - and winner of the  Chevalier award for services  with DeMolay.  While active in many things  Winston's loves were" farming  and fishing. The Robinsons  were always known as excellent sports fishermen. One  July 1 Salmon Derby the Rob-,  insons took three out of the  four prizes and Winston managed to pull in a 28 pounder  even after his reel fell into  the water.  Winston leaves his . wife  Marilyn, a son WintonJr., and  four brothers, John and Godfrey of Gibsons, and Charles  and Carman of Vancouver.  opposes manna  v 'Sechelt council has objected  to a proposed marina on Porpoise Bay because of the exces  sive size planned.  The recommendation resulted from a committee meeting  last week one of 13 recommend  ations amending the new  planning bylaw 146.  Both the bylaw and the mar  ina application were discussed  at a public hearing last month.  The proposed marina did not  receive favourable reaction  especially from residents in the  Porpoise Bay area.  One of the major objections  to the marina amplication submitted by Len Van Egmond of  Halfmoon Bay Developments  Ltd. was the .commercial zon-  Movie News  California Split Is a comedy-  drama about games of chance  starring    Elliott    Gould    and  George Segal,  playing at  the  Twilight Theatre Wed., Thurs.,  Fri., at 8 p.m.  The film is considered Director Robert Altaian's best since  M-A-S-H and this time he has  again gone all out to present  simple crowd-pleasing enter,  tainment. Audiences who loved  the gambling in The Sting will  no doubt enjoy this . contemporary yarn about two offbeat  compulsive gamblers who play  their hunches rather than dissect their game.  Gould and Segal play extremely well off each other  thanks to Airman's macliine-  gun-fire pace and . Joseph  Walsh's peppy dialogue. The  film is rated Mature.  Playing Sat., Sun., Mon. is  That Darn Oat, a Walt Disney  feature starring Hayley Mills,  Dean Jones, Dorothy Provine.  Roddy McDowall and Elsa  Lanchester.  The story involves a couple  of kidnappers with murder in  their hearts. Plays Sat. at 2  p.m. and Sat., Sun., and Mon.  at 8 p.m.  ing aspect that would give the  facility an unlimited size.  Both residents of the area  and environmentalists feel the  acoustics and tidal flushing of  IPorpoise Bay would cause  noise and water pollution.  With the present application  rejected Sechelt council will  request more detailed plans  from the developer showing  physical specifications of the  project.  In the meantime, third reading has been given to the new  zoning byialw and it will now  go to the provincial government  for examination.  Fishermen, this  means you  Do you consider yourself to  be 0he of the better fishermen?  The Gibsons Wildlife Club  will hold their annual fishing  derby at Ruby and Saginaw  Lakes May 11.  The derby starts at daybreak  Sunday and weigh-in time is  2:30 p.m. at Ruby Lake. There  are many trophies and prizes  for the kids. The derby is open  to everyone.  The club reminds you to renew your fishing license if you  haven't already done so as last  year's expired April 1.  The Wildlife Club has also  announced the winners of the  C.I.L. shooting sports program  awards:  Pat Horvath _ expert crest  standing    ,  Tim Cotton - silver and gold  crest  Steven Hoops - silver crest  John MacFarlane - silver  crest  David  Atlee  _  bronze crest  Dana Whiting - bronze crest  Academic lack  creates problem  Lester   Peterson,    literature  teacher at Elphinstone Secondary,   says   that   non-academic  students   who   wish   to   enter  . a technical school after gradua  tion may not be accepted because of a lack of aicademic  courses.  Peterson and six other teachers in the district presented  briefs to school trustees last  week outlining the present status of high school English in  this district.  Peterson said non-academics  are having problems getting into schools like BCIT because  academics are filling the positions. Consequently students  are struggling desperately to ���  grab a few academic courses  in high school but they're not  meant for it;  "It's a pity, unless we can ,  influence our post-secondary  schools, that students are push  ed into courses they're not  meant for because they have t0  comply," the Elphinstone teacher said.  He also criticized universities for regimenting students by  forcing them to take special required courses.  "English at UBC has the  highest slaughter rate especially if the student doesn't have  Lit 12", Peterson told the trustees  Lit 1_ is an elective English  course offered at Elphinstone.  and in alernate years at Pender  Harbour High. The course surveys literature from historical-,  philosophical, psychological,  and sociological perspectives.  Virginia Douglas, head of  Elphinstone's English department, said it was necessary to  give today's students a multimedia approach because many  of them are lost with text  books and printed symbols.  That school site!  "Sechelt school trustees are  still hunting around for the  perfect site for a new junior  secondary school.  The board recently sent a  letter t6 Sechelt council asking  their opinion on a ten acre  parcel of land located in an  area north west of the Sechelt  Elementary school.  'Sechelt Aldermen all agreed  it would be a fine site except  that the proposed new highway would be going right  through that area.  Coast News April 23, 1975    7  PASTOR DICK BENJAMIN  from Anchorage, Alaska, speaks at the  Glad Tidings Tabernacle, Gibsons  Tuesday- Aprii 29, 7:30 p.m.  COME AND ENJOY  Ph. 886-2660  AMBULANCE  NEW  Phone 886-2121  GIBSONS, ROBERTS CREEK and PORT MELLON  FOR SALE  Oil Furnace, Gas Furnace, Hot Water Tank  Sink, Vanity Scales  Sections of Shelving  Quantity of 6 x 6 posts, Short 2 x 4s  Odds and Ends of Lumber and Plywood  8 ft. Fluorescent Fixtures  NOT REASONABLE OFFER WILL BE REFUSED  Available at  Ken's Lucky Dollar Store  Gibsons  GIBSONS  Port Mellon Industries  CREDIT UNION  GIBSONS  A dividend of 6 percent for the year ending December 31st, 1974  was declared at our annual meeting.  In addition to record dividends on share savings, we pay fop interest rates on deposits, and our chequing accounts cost less - 10c  per cheque, no other service charges.  Benefits of belonging fo this Credit Union also include life insured  mortgage and personal loans to eligible members.  INQUIRE ABOUT JOINING OUR GROWING MEMBERSHIP NOW  WE ARE ON THE HILL,, HWY 101, GIBSONS  886-2833 8   Coast iNews April 23, 19.5  The food basket  This column will look at pain  less ways of cutting down your  fuel and electricity bills at  home. Have,any suggestions ?  Send them along to the Energy  Waste "Watcher at Information  EMR, 588 Booth Street, Ottawa  KIA 0E4.  Whe electric range offers  energy saving opportunities  with little effort. Here are just  a few tips In the long run oven  Cooking is less expensive than  cooking on top of the stove.  Why? Because the surface elements stay on continuously  when they're in use while an  electric oven element is on for  only part of the time. For the  rest it coasts on heat retained  hy the oven insulation. You  might try doing an entire meal  in the oven, with fish or meat,  potatoes and vegetables. Here's  a favorite:  Oven Feed for Four  4 lbs. cross rib, blade or rump  roast  2 packets dry onion soup mix  4 potatoes  4 carrots  4 small whole onions  1. Place meat, soup mix, and ._  to % cup water into clay baker  or tightly covered casserole  dish  2. Set oven at 300 and cook  for 2 hours  3. Remove from oven, place  vegetables inside baker and  cook for another lij_ hours  By the way, it isn't necessary  to preheat the oven for foods  requiring more than an hour's  cooking time. For shorter cook  ing times, ten minutes is ample  preheating.  If you have several dishes to  cook at slightly variant temper  atures,  say 325,  350,  and 375  degrees, pick the average temperature (350) to cook all three  and remove each as it's done..  But don't open the oven door  to peep. That will waste about  a fifth of the oven" heat.  Frozen   meats   and  fowl  will  need less cooking if thawed in  the refrigerator first.  For roasts or other foods thlat  require long cooking times, the  oven can be turned off for the  last half hour or so. There will  be enough retained heat to com  plete the roasting job. As far as  ovenware goes, glass or ceramic transfers heat better than  metal,, and will allojw you to  lower the oven setting by 25  degrees from the cooking temp  erature  given.   Aluminum   attracts   heat   better   when   it's  clean, and shiny.  And just a few words about  pots and pans for top-of-range  cooking. Pots should have well  fitting   covers,   straight   sides  and flat bottoms to capture the  most   heat   possible  from  the  range It's a good energy-saving  idea to use the right size pot  for the range element, with the  bottom of the pot covering the  element    but    not    extending  more than an inch beyond the  energy and time savers if pro.  outer ring.  Pressure cookers are good  perly used.  A reader information service  courtesy of Energy, Mines and  Resources, Canada.  "This is a fascinating game. I haven't thought  ^ of men for almost three minutes."   . _  27th Worthy Matron installed  RUEEER STA/HCS  YOUR ORDER CAN BE TAKEN AT  Allow one week for processing  COAST NEWS  886-2622  An impressive ceremony was  held in the Roberts Creek Mas  onic Hall, Thursday evening  April 3rd when Mrs. Margaret  Hauka, of Gibsons, became tbe  27th Worthy Matron of Mt.  Elphinstone. Chapter No. 65.  O.E.S.  Installing officers were Mrs.  Edna Fisher P.M. and Mrs.  Phyllis Parker P.M., assisted  by Mrs. Lila Head. Past Matrons and Past Patrons of. the  Chapter, filled the other stations of the installing team.  The new worthy matron,  charmingly gowned in white  carried a nose gay of spring  flowers. Her officers for the  ensuing year are Jack Fisher  worthy patron, Mary Steele  associate matron, and Mesdames Helen Gressek, Emily  Quigley, Mary Gordon, Betty  Brown, Christine Anderson,  Muriel Eggens, Eleanor White,  Lydia Hall, Doris Gower, Mar.  jorie Buckley, Shirley Forshner  Lila Head, Bill Fraser.  Mary Steele, accompanied  by Eleanor White sang a beautiful solo.  Mrs Margaret Trueman, retiring worthy matron presented  Our business  is helping  your business.  Whatever your business���and whatever your  business problem, we can help. With information,  advice and assistance designed tb help you achieve  healthy, orderly growth. The kind of growth that's  beneficial to you and to British Columbia.  Wherever you are in B.G> if you have a business  problem, come to us first. We're here to help business���  all kinds of business. If we can't, well put you in touch  with someone who can.  Like to know more? Call us at 689-8944.  Or write us at:  Department of Economic Development,  Box 10111,  700 West Georgia Street,  Vancouver, British Columbia V7Y 1C6  DEPARTMENT OF  ECONOMIC  DEVELOPMENT  Government ol British Cokim-i-  HoncuraUe Gary Ug*. Minister  the Mary Melville jewel to the  worthy .matron Margaret  Hauka, and wished her every  success.. Mrs. Phyllis Parker,  P.M. presented Mrs. Margaret  /Trueman with her past matron's jewel. Mr. Harry Myl-  apie, P.P. presented Mr. Stan  Trueman with his jewel.  Retiring worthy matron and  worthy patron Margaret and  Stan Trueman, were honoured  by their officers, and presented  with a gift of appreciation for  their service to the chapter  during their term of office, dur  ing the out-going addenda, a  beautiful bouquet of pink roses  the flower of her year, was giv-r  en, one from each officer, to  Margaret.  The installation was well attended by members, and visitors from Grace Chapter, Powell River, Vancouver, and Burn  aby.  The banquet room w^s gaily  decorated with streamers of  yellow, blue, and red, the  worthy matron's colors. Dainty  sail boats graced the pillars,  and miniature light houses  made their stand on the tables,  amid masses of yellow daffodils. A large cake centred the  head table decorated in icing  with the chosen flowers of the  ���worthy matron.  Printed  Pattern  Two main parts for the lithe  jumper! "Whip it up in an evening, then sew the rest of the  team. 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Len Van Egmond and Halfmoon Bay Development Ltd.  has made application to Sechelt council for a "planned  unit development" in the Porpoise Bay area.  Van Egmond, and Nanaimo  architect Robert Boyle, made  an audiovisual presentation to  ! council Wednesday night of  last week outlining the advant  ages of multiple residence hous  ing over the traditional one  house-one lot concept.  The presentation explained  ^ that cluster housing will become a necessary concept in  the future as more people oc^  cupy available residential land.  The cluster housing would involve grouping a number of  units together with an area pf  open space used and maintained by all residents.    Y  Robert Boyle told council  the development would contain  5.75 units 'per acre as compared  to the four units per acre for  a traditional sub-division. He  ���said the village's tax base  would be the same for that pro  perty but the cost of developing the services such as sewage  water and roads, would be  much less.  As the development grows,  an adventure playground, a  marina, and commercial shops  could be incorporated into the  15.8 acre area.  Van Egmond indicated the  entire development would involve 91 housing units but  phase 1 of the project would be  one set of four units to test  the market.  He suggested that council  give approval in principle' to  the project and a land-use con  tract could be negotiated.  Alderman Norm Watson said  he has been wanting to see the  cluster housing concept for a  long time but he did .exjpress  concern over sewage being  dumped into Porpoise Bay.  Van Egtmond explained he had  two areas for sewage disposal  and a 20,000 gallon plant capacity that is "quite adequte to  handle the total development."  Council will obtain more information on the project and  take the matter under advisement.  Driftwood to  be swept up  In a recent speech G.L.  Deaeseke B.C. Council & Forest Industries president referred to the co-operative effort  aimed at solving the problems  of floating wood debris in coast  al waters which involves the  two senior levels of government and the forest industry.  "The co-operative program has  seen the establishment of a dis  posal site in Howe Sound, a  study which sets priorities for  action by various agencies, increased attention to these prior  rities by several agencies, a  start on sweeping programs,  and a new patrol in the Howie  Sound area," he said.  "Industry is spending $125,-  000 for the 1975 program, and  federal and provincial funding  of an expanded program has  been requested," he added.  PUBLIC MEETING  The SUNSHINE COAST JUSTICE COUNCIL  Thursday, April 24, 7:30 p.m.  OLD LEGION HALL, SECHELT  EVERYONE WELCOME  your suggestions will be relayed to the Attorney-  legal aid Or any other facet of the Justice system  your suggestions wil be relayed to the Attorney-  General of British Columbia.  Different techniques in velvet painting, ideas using the  frame and dome kit, and other  interesting items will be featur.  ed May 3 at an Artex decorator  paint display in St. Hilda's  Church hall in Sechelt.  Everyone is welcome to come  and. create or join the workshop. Time is from lil a.m. to  5 p.m. For* more information  phone Ev Forbes at 8��5-2563.  *  *  A photo exhibit, featuring  black and white portrait studies and nature scenes ..by Ken  McMillan will be the last one  man show at Whitaker House  in Sechelt. The exhibit runs  from April 20 to May 10.  Summer shows at Whitaker  House will be by all Whitaker  artists. _  Forecasts now  on summer time  The Pacific Weather Central,  which' provides forecasts and  weather warnings for British  Columbia, announces several  seasonal changes in special fore  cast services.  The Mountain forelcast currently being issued twice daily  will, be dicontinued on Sat.  April 26 to coincide with the  change over the'Daylight Time  ttlhe Fire Hazard for<^ast program will commence on May 1  and carry on until late October  The Simiall Craft Warning  program began Easter weekend  also a complete small craft  weather bulletin. Marine Forecasts for Georgia Strait and  Juan de Fuca 'Strait will be  flagged with a Small Craft  Warning whenever wind  speeds in the range of 17 to 33  knots are expected. Gale Warn  inigs are issued year round  when wind speeds are expected  to reach 34-47 knots and  Storm Warnings are issued for  . speeds 40 knots or more.  The automatic telephone service will provide the Marine  Forecast for Georgia Strait  followed by the Small Craft  Weather Bulletin beginning  Sunday, Ajpril 27. The numiber  to call is 273-2373. The automa  tic telephone service giving  the public forecast will continue unchanged. The number  to call is 273-8331.  Gold, Silver and White  Brocade evening purses by  Buxton, just the right size  for evening outings. Miss  Bee's, Sechelt.  WEST HOWE SOUND FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT  Public Notice  OUTDOOR BURNING  WITHIN THE BOUNDARIES OF SAID DISTRICT  Under the provisions of the Forest Act and with co-operation of the Forestry service, the West Howe Sound Fire Protection District, and serviced  by the Gibsons Fire Department/will issue Burning Permits in the following manner:  Step No. 1  FROM MAY 1st to OCTOBER 1st, 1975  ��� An application form obtainable at the Gibsons Municipal Hall, South Fletcher Rd., Gibsons, will be filled  out by applicant and deposited there.  Step No. 2 7��� Twice a week or as required a duly appointed Fire  Prevention Officer will take these application forms,  personally inspect the proposed burning site, and if  approved will upon the receipt of $2.00 issue a burning  permit.  NOTE: No permit is required for a screen covered incinerator.  FIRE CHIEF  The Centre for Continuing  Education has invited Dr. Gloria GuUman from the Department of Psychology at UBC to  give a series of lectures on  Psychology of Aging.  The first session opens Saturday, April 26, 9:30 a.m. to 4  p.m. at Sechelt * Elementary  School open area. The second  session is two Saturdays later  on May 10 at the same time.  Coffee will be made available,  but participants are asked +o  bring a box lunch. The fee for  12 hours of lectures and discussions is $12 to be paid when  the course starts.  This community is blessed  with a lot of active people who  see it as their responsibility to  give a hand to those Who cannot d0 some of the things most  people are able to do. It might  be anything from shopping to  sewing in buttons or it.may be  talking. about what feels important. The nurses at St.  Mary's Hospital provide care  for a number of elderly peo-  pel and the Homemakers are a  great help for those who remain in their homes in spite of  physical difficulties.  For years the Ladies Auxiliaries ,have generously given  their time t0 the hospital patients  in   order  to  make  life  Alaskan for  Glad Tidings  A. former businessman who  started a Glad Tidings Church  in Amchorage, ;-Alaska will  speak on April 29, at 7:30 p.m.  in Gibsons Glad Tidings Tabernacle.  Pastor Dick Benjamin is including Gibsons in a speaking  tour over parts of Canada and  the United States. The Pastor,  who has lived in Anchorage  for 13 years, has over 1,000  people in his congregation. He  will speak on evangelism and  experiences from his own life.  better for  those   who   are in  need of assistance.  Louise Hume, co-ordinator of  the Senior Services, is usually  either on her way from or to  someone in need of immediate  assistance. The Telephone Tree  is growing and Mrs. Hume  (806-7415) is always ready to  help.  Dr. Gutman, who is considered among the best psychologists in her field, is going to  spend some time talking about  these changes and what effects  aging has on learning, intelligence, memory, sexuality, and  personality. Plenty of time  will be provided to discuss the  (specific problems professionals  and . volunteers on the Sunshine Coast have in the work  with the elderly adults.  Register at the Centre for  Continuing Education, Co-ordin  ator Karin Hoemberg, 886-2225,  9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  ONLY COMMUNITY  Resolute Bay, perched on a  flat table of rocky land in Can  ada's high Arctic region, is the  only community on windswept  Cornlwallis Island. It is 900  miles from the North Pole and  is now the centre for oil and  gas exploration.  Donate your blood April 25,  Health Centre, 1-5 and 6:30 -  8:30 p.m.  Coast News April 23, 1975   9  Wage levels  Provincial Secretary Ernest  Hall, has announced details of  agreements on wages reached  between   the   Public   Service  ' Commission and the 13 compon  ents of the B.C. Government  employee's Union. He said  agreement has also been reach  ed with' the Registered Nurses  Association.  Mr. Hall said the settlements  were keeping with the Govern  ment's policy of bringing up  salary levels, especially for low  paid1 empoyees.  "For this reason," he said,  "the cost of these settlements  . was substantial, an estimated  $60,872,000 for the fiscal year  1-74-75." The per- annum wage  increases, exclusive of cost-of-  living adjustments, averages  17.3%.  A.G.IM.  The Annual General  Meeting of the Gibsons  Athletic Association  will be held at 7:30 p.m.  at the Gibsons Athletic  HaH.  Your help is deperately  needed; please turn out.  OAPO Branch38  SPRING TEA  April 30, 2 p.m. - HEALTH CENTRE, Gibsons  ***^^0*I0^^. �����^*^*^��  Alex Swanson is pleased to announce  THE STANDARD STATION  Sunnycrest Shopping Plaza  Will be under the new management of  TOM MORRISON  as of May 1st  J  D&L MOTORS  (DAVE PETERSON, PROP.)  LICENSED MECHANIC  will be open for business  MAY 1st  Standard Station  Sunnycrest Shopping Plaza Winners of the $50,000 Royal  Bank award for outstanding  contribution to human welfare  and common good are Dr.  Keith Downey (left) and Dr.  Baldur R. Stefansson. Their  work in raising the status of  rapeseed resulted in the bank  award of $25,000 each.  Dr. Downey is assistant director of Agriculture Canada  Research at Saskatoon. Dr.  Stefansson is a University of  Manitoba plant breeder in the  plant science department. Results of their work has raised  rapeseed into Canada's leading  oilseed and third major crop  after wheat and barley.  Did you know that ���  At Dawson City, Yukon Territory, there are only three  hours and 25 minutes of daylight on December 21, but on  the 21st of June there are 24  hours of daylight, hence "The  Land of the Midnight Sun.,,  The B.C. legislature was informed by Hon. R.M. Strachan  minister of transport that consideration is being given to ma  jor reconditioning of the main  engines of the Queen of Van.  couver, Queen of Victoria and  Sunshine Coast Queen ferries.  He added that consideration is  being given to retiring the  Langdale Queen sometime next  year.  Chemist Marco Solinas and  technician Ted Tunstall are the  ringmasters for an aquatic circus of 1,000 trained fleas now  performing at MacMillan Bloedel Research for scientific  rather than entertainment purposes.  The water fleas are a key  ingredient in efforts by MacMillan Bloedel's research subsidiary to develop faster, cheap  er and. more efficient methods  of testing pulp mill effluents  for toxic elements.  The researchers hope that if  their experiments, known informally as Project Daphne  The Waterbug, are successful,  the -water fleas could replace  fish fry in standard toxicity  tests at MB mills.  The  Office of  the Rentals-  man   handled  96,290  inquiries  and 5,976 dispute-files in the  first six months of operations.  ISome 3,982 of these disputes  are already resolved. Statistic  for the period of last Oct. 1, to  March 31, reveal that the rentalsman. his deputies and some  30 investigative officers have  handled 16,228 inquiries and  1,054 new disputes during  March alone.  Charcoal may be of more  value for growing strawberries  than for barbecuing steaks. A  study at Agriculture Canada's  Agassiz, B.C., research station  has demonstrated that an act  ivated form of charcoal used  as a root _ip protects strawberry plants from damage  when they are planted in soil  previously treated with some,  herbicides.  The nelw technique, which  used the charcoal to absorb  andi inactivate herbicide residues so weeds will be kille'd  without injury to strawberry  plants, may expand the effective use of herbicides for straw  berry plantings.  No May Queen  Due to the lack of response  for an organization to act as co  ordinator for the May Queen  event in Timber Days festivities in Sechelt the Timber Days  committee regretfully announ  ces it has been forced to delete  this event from the Timber  Days program.  DOCTOR'S OFFICE-  lO   Coast News April 23,1975  IN COURT  Three Gibsons youths were  each fined $50 fn Provincial  Court Thursday for consuming  liquor while under legal age.  James Peterson, Dale Underwood, and Derek Holland each  pleaded guilty to charges aris_  ing out of an incident March 8  in Granthams Landing when  "the trio and two other minors  were spotted drinking beer in  a parked' car.  Besides the fines, Judge JJS.  P. Johnson saidi he would re  commend to the superintendent of motor vehicles that  their licenses be suspended  three months,  Gavin Idler who "pleaded  guilty to driving with a blood-  alcohol content over .08% was  fined $300 and prohibited from  driving for three months.  Gui Baervoets was fined $300  and prohibited from driving  for three months when he  pleaded guilty to driving while  over .08%. He was charged  afiter a single vehicle accident  on Highiway 101 four miles  east of Earl's Cove on April 6  Alec M. Strain 20, was fined  a total of $500 and prohibited  from driving for six months.'  He pleaded guilty to two  counts of driving while under  suspension. He was stopped by  police Nov. 8 and Dec. 10, 1974  for causing excessive noise.  When police checked Strain's  license it was discovered that  a driving suspension had been  imposed Nov. 7 by the superintendent of motor vehicles.  Robert Estabrook was given  an extended probation and ord  ered to fulfill an earlier probation order when he pleaded  guilty to breach of probation.  Esitabrook was convicted on a  charge of obstructing a police  officer last October and part o1  his probation stated that he attend the Sechelt RCMP detach  ment to do one hour of work  per week-  Robert Reid, defense lalwyer  for Estabrook, told the-court  his client was working at Mc-  Nab Creek and found it embarrassing and demeaning to fulfill the obligations.  "It's intended to be demeaning," Judge Johnson said," if  he would rather go to jail -- I  want t0 make it quite; clear  that people do not obstruct police officers in their duty."  Estabrook said if it was a  choice between putting in the  hours of work 0r jail he would  fulfill his probation obligations  Bob Fortunes  Inside Forecast  On Saving Energy With Insulation  Bob Fortune.  British Columbia's well known  TV weatherman.  Insulation:  a wise investment  in future savings.  Installing proper insulation in your  home is one of the very best ways  to cut heat losses, reduce heating  costs and conserve energy. What's  more, when you consider rising fuel  costs, an investment in insulation  today can be returned many times  over in years to come.  There's no question, if your house  is not insulated, you're paying far  too much for heating���simply because much of the heat is being  wasted. Or, if you have some insulation, but not the optimum  amount, adding more insulation  can still make a big difference to  your heating costs���and to the  amount of energy your heating  system uses.  "Revalues:  the best way to  measure insulation.  Since heat rises, the attic is naturally the greatest single area of heat  loss in your house and should be  given top priority when installing  insulation. For this area, B.C.  Hydro recommends enough insulation to achieve a value of at least  R-20, either as loose insulation  poured by hand or mechanically  blown into place, or as batts placed  between the ceiling joists.  When you use energy wisely,  you save a lot more than you think.  "It's true that doctors are high, but just think how expensive all their  Equipment is. Why, the waiting room magazines alone must cost a fortune!"  Atone time, the amount of insulation was usually expressed in inches  of thickness. But as new insulation  materials were developed, **R" (resistance) values were adopted as  the standard measurement of a  material's resistance to the passage  of heat, applicable to all types of  insulation, regardless of form,  shape or content. The higher the  "R" value, the less heat will escape  through the material. To achieve  an insulation resistance of R-20,  for example, requires either 6  inches of glass wool batts or 9Vi  inches, of glass blowing wool or  3/4 inches of urethane foam.  There are many different kinds  of insulating material available:  cellulose fibres,  polystyrene  and  urethane (rigid or foam), and of   __    ^~ _^^ ^^  course, glass wool in batts, rolls R f^ H lT[___#  and loose fill. Keep in mind, one *^-# ^^* ��� ��� ��� "^  material may have a higher "R"  Walls and floors:  important parts of  insulation system.  the  value per inch of thickness than  another, and one form of a material  may have a different "R" value than  another form of the same material.  Attic insulation:  for best results,  start at the top.  CUSTOMER ADVISORY SERVICE  B.C. Hydro recommends an insulation rating of at least R-12 for walls  and for floors above unheated  areas. In most cases, a proper level  of insulation for floors can be  achieved with little difficulty-  glass wool batts in the ceiling of an  unheated basement are installed  fairly easily. Concrete basement  walls can be readily insulated before finishing with rigid insulation  or glass wool batts as interior insulation, or with rigid insulation  outside the walls. To properly insulate basement walls, however,  the interior or exterior insulation  must reach from the top of the wall  down to at least 24 inches below  ground level.  For older houses with uninsulated  exterior walls, there are now effective methods of blowing certain  kinds of insulation into the walls  from the-outside through small  holes drilled into the cavities between the studs.  No matter where you wish to install insulation in your house, it's  always a good idea to talk to a  qualified insulation expert first.  Proper installation is essential and  involves data relating to vapour  barriers, ventilation and many  other factors. Further information  can be obtained from your local  contractor or through the Customer  Advisory Service of B.C. Hydro.  Because insulation reduces heat  losses, it's an excellent method of  conserving energy in the home.  When you look around, you'll find  that energy conservation doesn't  take much effort, but it can mean  more than you think���to your budget, to your environment, to your  future.  That's what's such a shame about  wasting energy: you're wasting  much more than just your money. Sunshine   Coast   service   guide  ACCOUNTANTS  CABINET MAKING  W. PHILIP GORDON  CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT  Room 208, Harris Block  . Gibsons  Ph. Bus. 886-2714; Res. 886-7567  AUTOMOTIVE  SERVICES  NELDTIRB?  Come in to-  COASTAL TIMS  at the  S-BENDS on  T-ghway 101  Phone 886-2700  AUTOMOTIVE   PARTS  SAUES and SERVICE  ��� Rotor Lather service for  Disc brakes and Drum  Brakes.  ��� Valve and Seat Grinding  ALL, MAKES SERVICED  DATSUN SPECIALISTS  JAMISON AUTOMOTIVE  AL JAMIESON  Gibsons      Phone 886-7919  BANKS  ROYAL BANK OF CANADA  ����������S Branch-Ph. 886-2201  SECHELT Branch-Ph. 885-2201  HOURS  Gibsons: Mon. - Thurs.  10 a.m. - 3 p.m.  Pn   10 a.m. - 6 p.m.  Sechelt: Tues. - Thurs.  10 a.m. - 3 p.m.  Fri, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.  Sat., 10 ajn. - 3 p.m  BOWLING  GIBSONS LANES  OPEN BOWLING  Fri. 7 - 11  oat. 2-5, 7 - 11  Sun. 2 - II  BUILDING SUPPLIES  TWIN CREEK LUMBER  & BUILDING SUPPLIES Lfd.  Everything for your building  needs  Free Estimates  Phone 886-2291-2  I & H SWAKON .��.  READY-MIX CONCRETE  Sand and Gravel  ^.     BACKHOES  Ditching - Excavations  Porpoise Bay Road  885-9666, Box 172, Sechelt, B.C  WINDSOR PLYWOOD  (THE PLYWOOD PEOPLE)  Construction  Plywood  Fancy Panels  Doors,   Bifolds,   Insulation  Sidings  and   all accessories  Delivery  Highway 101, Gibsons  Phone 886-9221  BULLDOZING, BACKHOE  r.  CUSTOM BACKHOE WORK  SEPTIC TANKS INSTALLED  Government Approved  Free Estimates  Excavations ��� Drainage  Waterlines, etc.  Ph. 885-2921, Roberts Creek  SICOTTE BULLDOZING LTD.  * LAND CLEARING  ��� ROAD BUILDING  Phone 886-2357  N-UCE CAMPBELL  BULLDOZING  ROAD  BUILDING  LAND CLEARING, etc.  Hillcrest Ave.; Gibsons   .  886-7672  BOUTIN BULLDOZING  Clearing ��� Landscaping  Backhoe Work  Phone 886-9824  R.R. 2 Gibsons  SHOAL DEVHOPMENT LTD.  Septic Tanks ��� Ditching  excavating - La.id Clearing  Road  Building  Gravel & Fill  886-2830  JOHN ROBINSON CONTRACTING  Backhoe, Ditching, Drains,  Waterlines, Etc.  Box 237,  Gibsons, B.C.  PHONE   886-7983  OCEANSIDE FURNITIRE  & CABINET SHOP,  Hardwood Specialists  Custom Designed Furniture  Kitchen and Bathroom  Cabinetry  Remodelling  R. BIRKIN  Beach Ave., Roberts ~ Creek  Phone 885-3417  CLEANERS  ARGOSHEN  We Clean Carpets,  Chesterfields, etc.  No Soap Buildup  Stay Clean Longer  TREE ESTIMATES  TOM SINCLAIR  riox 294, Sechelt  Phone 885-9327  42 - 1 or after 5 p.m.  CONSTRUCTION  GIBSONS BUILDING SUPPLIES  U971> LTD.  ALL, BUILDING MATERIALS  READY-MIX  CONORETE - GRAVEL  WESTWOOD HOMES  GENERAL  PAINT  886-2642 886-7833  Highway 101 - Gibsons  STUCCO  NEW GR OLD HOUSES  MASONRY  GAMBIER CONSTRUCTION  FRANK FRITSCH  ��86-9505,  Box  522,   Gibson*  MORRIE'S CONCRETE  Driveways - Walks~  Placing & Finishing  Floors - Patios - Stair*  Sox 884, Sechelt, Ph. 885-9413  FREE  ESTIMATES  JAUCA CONSTRUCTION  GENERAL CONTRACTORS  New Construction  and Remodelling  "haw Road        . Gibsons  886-7668  FIREPROOF BUILDINGS  FIREPLACES  A.  SIMPKINS  Box 517, Sechelt, B.C.  885-2688  CHAIN  SAWS  SECHET CHAIN SAW CENTO  LTD.  SALES & SERVICE  Chain Saws ��� Outboards  Boats ��� Marine Supplies  Sechelt 885-9626  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  ��1  |^\ BE ELECTRIC lid.,  Phone 886-7605  Box 860 Gibsons  "POWER TO THE  PEOPLE"  SIN BECTO IM,  Electrical Contractor  Sechelt ��� Phone 885-206*  HEATING  SECHELT HEATING  & INSTALLATION  FREE ESTIMATES  Gas, Oil and Electric Furnaces  Phone 885-2466  Box 726. Sechelt.   JANITOR SERVICE  Welcome to the  Floorshine Coast  HOW SOUND  JANITOR SERVKE  Specialists in  Cleaning  Floor Waxing, Spray  Ruffing, Window Cleaning  Phone   888-7131,   Gibsons  P  in  MACHINE SHOP  At the Sign of the Chevron  HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  & MARINE SERVICE Ltd.  Arc & Acty Welding  Machine Shop  Steel Fabricating  Automotive - Marine Repair  Marine Ways  Standard Marine Station  Phone 886-7721  Res. 886-9956  ��� -  .}  MARINE SERVICES  PAZCO FIBREGLASSLNG  Complete Marine & Industrial  Repairs  14 & 16 ft. Canoes  6��4, 8, 10 and 17i_ Runabout-  Used Boat Sales   7  FREE ESTIMATES  Ph. 886-9604 or 886-9111  MOVING -te STORAGE  LEN WRAY'S TRANSIK Ud.  Household Moving & Storage  CompleterPacktng ,;���"?��� '������ 7,  Packing Materials for Sale  Member Allied Van Lines  Phone 886-2664 - RR. 1, Gibsons  NURSERY  MACK'S NURSERY  Sunshine Coast' Highway  Shrubs,   Fruit   Trees,   Plants  Landscaping,    Pruning' Trees ,  Peat Moss & Fertilizer  Licensed for Pesticide Spraying  Phone 886-2684  OPTOMETRIST  OPTOMETRIST  FRANK E. DECKER  BAL BLOCK ��� GIBSONS  WEDNESDAY  FOR APPOINTMENTS  886-2248  SECHELT MONDAYS  Phone 885-9712  PAINTING  KAN - DO  PAINTING  Painting, staining,  stained doors & bifolds.  "AH work guaranteed"  Interior and exterior.  Evenings: Ken   - 885-2734  Herb - 885-2936  P.O.   Box   94S,   Sechelt,   B.C.  A B C GENERAL PAINTING  SPRAY - BRUSH - ROLL  Call 886-2512  PAVING  COAST PAVING  PAVING FROM DRIVEWAYS  TO  HIGHWAYS  Highways, Parking Areas  Driveways, Crushed Gravel  Equipment Rentals  Main Office  Box 95, Powell River. 485-6118  Branch Office:  ,    Sechelt. Ph.  885-2343.  9:30 to  3:30 p.m.   PLUMBING  PENINSULA PLUMBING  CONTRACTING  Sechelt Highway & Pratt Rd.  Port Mellon ��� Pender Harbour  Free Estimates  Phone 886-9533  Ray Coates ��� 886-7872  PLUMBING  (Cont'd.)  RAY NEWMAN PLUMBING  SALES &  SERVICE  Hot Water Heating  Building & Alterations  Davis Bay Rd., R.R. 1,  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2116  G & E PLUMBING  & HEATING LTD  Certified Plumber  Box 165, Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 886-7638  New installations, renovations  repairs, hot water heating,  pump repairs  24 HOUR SERVICE  SEASIDE PLUMBING LTD.  PLUMBING ��� PIPEFITTING  STEAMFITTING  HOT WATER HEATING  -���7-7--    886-7017  All work Guaranteed,  RADIATORS       ���'���  '   .    ���  G & E RADIATOR REPAIRS  Autos,    Industrial    and   Heal  Exchangers  We Guarantee All Work!  PHONE 886-7638  Pick-up and deliveiy service  REFRIGERATION           john nm-sMmi  REFRIGERATION  &     -'  MAJOR APPLIANCE  SERVICE  Port Mellon to Pender Harbour  Used   Refrigerators   for   Sale  Phone 888-2231  From 9 ajn. to 5:30 p.m.  Res. 886-9949  RETAIL STORES  MISS  BEE'S  CARD AND GIFT SHOP  Wharf Road, Sechelt  P.O. Box  213  Ph.  885-9066  Coutts-Hallmark Cards 6c  wrappings; Gifts, Picture  Puzzles; English bone china  cups, saucers, etc.  Boutique   Items  Local Artists' Paintings  C   4   S  HARDWARE  4  APPUANCB  Sechelt ��� 885-9713  BERNINA  SEWING MACHINES  NOTIONS, etc.  REPAIRS AND SERVICE  TO ALL MAKES  FABRIC HOUSE  Marine Drive  Gibsons 886-7525  I  aOOFING  STAN HILSTAD ROOFING  DUROID, SHAKES  OR REROOFING  R.R.   1,  Port Mellon Highway  Gibsons Phone 886-2923  SURVEYORS  ROBERT W. AlJBi  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  NEVENS' TV  Service Depot for  PHILIPS ��� ZENITH  PANASONIC - ADMIRAL  FLEETWOOD DEALER  MASTERCHARGE  Phone 886-2280  SUNSHINE COAST TV  SALES & SERVICE LT*  ADMIRAL - ELECTROHOME  and ZENITH DEALERS  Gordon Oliver - Ed. Nicholson  "IN THE HEART OF  DOWNTOWN SECHELT."  Box 799, Sedhelt  Phone  885-9816  CLOSED ON MONDAYS  J & C ELECTRONICS  Philco-Ford Sales & Service  ��� We service all brands ���  885-2568  Opposite Red and White  Sechelt  PAJAK ELECTRONICS  CO.  LTD.  Authorized RCA Dealer  sales and service  886-7333 Gibsons  TRAILER PARK  SUNSHINE COAST 1RAIB PAH  1 Mile West of Gibsons. Hi way  Laundromat  Extra Large Lots  and Recreation Area  Parklike Setting  Phone 886-9826  TREE TOPPING  TREE 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.  FLOATS  I Log  or  styro floats  to|  order,   gangplanks  \ wharves, anchors - Ca\  \us for your requirements^  Call BERT CARSON  886-2861  Coast News April 23, 1975    11  YOUR  Horoscope  Horoscope for the next week  BY TRENT VARRO  ARIES March 21 to April 20  Be practical in your dealings  iwith others and you may find  yourself making great headway  both socially and iri the business world.: There's a ichance  here, to  "remake" your entire  life.   ���;; y.  TAURUS April 21 to May 21  Express your views openly  with friencfe and associates.  Seek suggestions for improvement. Udeas will ibe forthcoming that should pay big dividends in the future. Co-operate  with others.  GEMINI  May 22  to  June 21  Don't lose sight of your main  objective in life. Your horoscope nojw indicates, great opportunities, as long as you  don't become "sidetracked"  with trivial obstacles.  CANCER June 22 to July 22  A great deal of pleasant social  aictivity . is indicated for the  sign of Cancer. Romantic affairs of the heart are 'highlight  ed. However, don't let business  commitments become obscured.  LEO   July   23   to   August   23-  Some pleasant surprises . are  due and also a deep insight into the realm of human relations. You may find that many  "problems" of the past adjust  themselves now to bring you  much happiness.  VIRGO August 24 t�� Sept. 22  This /week marks another  "highlight" in the chart for Vir  go individuals. You have gained a great deal during the past  while, both in knowledge and  understanding. (Rewards are  coming!  LIBRA   Sept.   23   to   Oct.   23  By disipliayinig initiative and originality you can prepare your  self for some tremendous benefits that are due to start ifor  you and continue for the next  seven years to -come.  SCORPIO Oct. 24 to Nov. 22  Profit in business is indicated  if you check and study the methods used successfully by  others in the skme line of work  Money matters may appear  strained, but this is only temp  orary.  SAGITTARIUS Nov. 23 Dec.21  This is a good time to get away  from the strain of day to day  business, and thoroughly enjoy  yourself. Social activities and  home life are under very beneficial aspects right no>w.  CAPRICORN Dec. 22 Jan. 20  You should make great gains  this week if you follow the  "tried and true" methods that  have proven themselves in the  past. Don't "go overboard" in  speculative uncertainties.  AQUARIUS Jan. 21 to Feb. 18  The general chart for Aquarius  is getting better and better.  Many new ideas may be put to  work, which should benefit  you and your loved ones. Don't  overspend your budget.  PISCES Feb. 19 to March 20  A favourable sign can benefit  you in almost any line of business at this time. Express your  viewpoints clearly, and others  will listen. Be careful with  your evaluations.  (Copyright 1975 by Trent Varro. All rights reserved.)  LEGAL  NOTICE TO CREDITORS  Estate of the deceased: Elizabeth Ann SERGEANT ,late of  1789 Martin Rd., Gibsons, B.C.  Creditors and others having  claims against the said estate  are hereby required to send  them duly verified, to the PUBLIC TRUSTEE, 635 Burrard  Street, Vancouver, B.C., V6C  3L7, before the 22nd day of  May, 1975 after which date the  assets of the said estate will  be distributed, having regardt  only to claims that have been  received.  CLINTON W. FOOTE,  PUBLIC TRUSTEE. 12   Coast News April 23,1975  RUGBY  Last Saturday saw Gibsons  play Meralomas in the1 final  game of the season. The Meralomas had already clinched  first place in division three but  -were unable to contain the  strong effort put forth by Gibsons and went down to defeat  1_ t0 4.  From the opening kick-off  both teams took turns applying  pressure with neither able to  score until Gibsons was awarded a penalty kick. Tom- Blaira  made no mistake on the kick  and Gibsons took a 3 to 0 lead.  Meralomas then took to the  offensive and minutes later  they added a try when their  three-line used a fine overlap  maneuver and scored in the  corner of the end zone. Their~  convert attempt was wide leaving the score Lomas 4 to 3.  Before the half ended Gibsons scored its first try of the  game. From a set scrum at mid  field Gibsons won the hook and  scrum half Ken Johnson tool*  the ball to the short side and  broke into the clear. He raced  to the Lomas ten yard line before being cut off by three  would be tacklers at which  point he made a perfect pass  to Bob Johnson who was in the  clear. Johnson took th'ej ball  into the end zone and sjoored  between the posts. Tom Blain's  convert was good and at the  half the score was 9. to 4 Gibsons.  In the second half both  teams played a fine brand; of  herd hitting, fast moving rugby but neither added any more  scoring until the last minutes  of the game. As the play developed the ball had been kicked into the Meralomas end-  zone. A Lomas player, was attempting to pick up the loose  ball when Tom Blain crashed  into him and jarred! the ball  loose. At this point James  Peers dove on it to score the  final try of the game and season as the whisle bleiw. ,  Gibsons Rugby Club thanks  all -who supported the team  throughout the season including the Wildlife Club for the  use of its building for meetings  and social activities, also the  Elphinstone Recreation Associa  tion for their veriy much ap  predated  financial assistance.  GRANTS MADE  A press release from Ottawa indicates MP Jack Pearsall  and Robert Andras, minister  of manpower and imraigration  have given final aplproval for  two local Opportiinities for  Youth projects.  Ojperaiton Fmi, employing  five people has received a  grant of $3,520 and Save Our  Salmon, employing 11 people  has received $5,010. No further information was received1.  Golf news  Results    of    the    April    15  Ladies golf day show that  Doreen Matthews and Hilda  Clancy tied for first place. Vera  Munro and Iva Peterson were  runners-up in the nine hole  medal round play.  Hockey school  A summer hockey school has  been scheduled for the Sunshine Coast arena. ,  Jim Gray, president of the  minor hockey association confirmed this Tuesday. The dates  are tentatively set for August  1_ to 25 for the first session  and August 26 to September 7  for the second session.  UBC_ Dr. Bob Hindmaroh  has recommended the day programs consist; of two hours of  ice time and one hour of trainr  ing per day. The length of each  session will be ten days.  "All instructors will be nationally certified coaches with  a minimum of two or three  years of hockey school experience. Dr. Hindmarch has recommended a fee of $75 for the  ten day school and each session  will have a limit of 133 players.  ����� ^ "��� ~- ~ ~ ^ "���~i~j~��--i~u-u-u^_r.r'��j-i-rTj-uri_r��j-i_r'^^  Donate your blood April 25,  Health Centre, 1-5 and 6:30 -  8:30 p.m.  BOWLING  Freeman Reynolds, finishing  off a good year of bowling,  rolled 304, 355, 264 for a 923  triple in the Thurs .Night Mixed league's last regular league  play. In the same league Ray  Karris also finished big with a  324 single. The same thing was  happening in the Tues. A League with Phyllis Gurney and  Art Holden both rolling; even  300 games.  Last Sunday we had 2 teams  each of junior and senior YBC  bowlers over from North Shore  Bowl ina rematch tournament.  This type of tournament gives  the up and coming young  bowlers a chance to bowl in  different alleys and helps them  learn to adjust t0 different alley conditions. With the training they receive in the YBC  program and the different tournaments we try to get them in,  the top stars of bolwling in  Canada are getting younger all  the time.  We're having a 300 tournament on Wednesday night for  all the bowlers who rolled 300  or over and a ten game marathon next Sunday to finish off  the year.  Last week's top scores:  Tues. Mixed: Kathy Clark  364-641; Phyllis Gurney 3(MK  691; Art Holden 300-703; Larry  Braun 286-746.  Thurs. Mixed: Ortoita delos  Santos   275-654; Jean Jackson  241-682; Marg Iverson 266r698;  Marv Iverson 230-631; Ray  Harris 324-587; Ken Skytte 251  663;    Vic    Marteddu   294-789;  Freeman Reynolds 304-^355-923.  YBC Bantams: Guy Tiber-  ghien l'18-206; Andy Solinsky  97-0181 ��� Shawn Wolansky 213-  348; Lyle Andreeff 239-378;  Michele Solinsky 172-315; Michele Whitinig 167-306.  Swingers: Lil Perry 14>l-37��;  Art Sjmith 202-496.  GET YOUR NAP  SUNSHINE COAST  at the  COAST NEWS  63 tf each  TWILIGHT THEATRE  886-2827  tfn? story of  f*w* beton-anyihing gitys  Him tsappity discmvr  a^'irtimktgstomk  C  ������  George Segal  Elliott Gould  Wed., Thurs., Fri.  April 23, 24, 25  Evenings at 8  MATURE: Coarse and  suggestive language  I  I"  1  I  I  WALTDISNETS  hilartous comedy  TRAT  DARN  CAT  _is. ���>  Sat., Sun., Mon.  April 26, 27, 28  Evenings at 8  Matinee Sat., 2 p.m.  GENERAL  HELP  YOURSELF  BEEF HINDS  CANADA GRADE A-l or 2  CUT, WRAPPED, FROZEN  $1.09 lb.  CO-OP  Fruit Cocktail  CO-OP Fancy J       "1Q-���  14 oz. .__���  for  Produce Specials  POTATOES S^l 79c  CABBAGE Green 2lbs 29c  UKANUt_y   SUNKIST 138s ���.     5 lbs. O VC  Keta Salmon  HARMONIE  73/_ oz. _____  69c  Vegetable Soup  4,0-69c  CO-OP  10 oz.  Nescafe  Apple Pie Filling  2/or99c  CO-OP  19 oz.  Cheese Loaf  CO-OP  2 lb. pkg.  $2.29  Instant Coffee  10 oz.   $2.29  Meat Features  ROUND STEAK  BONELESS  Top Round  ROUND STEAK ROAST  "BARON"  Boned, Rolled  $1.69  $1.59  lb.  lb.  Peaches  CO-OP Sliced  28 oz. tin   Apple Juice  CO-OP Clear  48 oz.  59c     I  HAM   STEAKS    Heat and Eat  Each    89C  BOtOGNA %>����.. 65c lb.  WICNtlU   FLETCHER'S Bulk      * VC ft.  Chunk Tuna  BYE THE SEA  6% c>z.  Bleach  59c  PERFEX  64 oz.  __.  1  Ui  1  .  YOUR  FOOD SERVICE CENTRE  GIBSONS, B.C.  Ph. 886-2522  Dog Food  HUSKY JV      _RQ#��  25%  oz.   __^/orO^V  WE RESERVE THE RIGHT  TO LIMIT QUANTITIES  * '     * ���     ���  PRICES EFFECTIVE  Thu..r Fri., Sat., April 24,25, 26

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