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 Provincial Library,  Victoria,/ B. C.  The  Printed and Published at Gibsons, B.C.  10c per copy  Volume 28, Number 35, September 17, 1975.  IMPROVED PRESSURE  Village water program  aims at gradual expansion  Area equipped to handle oil spills  The Gibsons municipal .waterworks program is graduallv  bringing-the water system in  line with the population and  building developments of the  village. The overall philosophy  of council's water committee,  headed by Aid. Kurt Hoehne.  facilitates a gradual increase  of water storage capacity and  a gradual expansion of the distribution system without forcing the village into any further deficit.  Reports indicate the maior  water source on Gower Point  Road contains an adequate supply for present and immediate  future demands arid a new  source located in another part  of the village will ensure a  water supply for some time to  come.  The original water supply  dates back to the one used by  the old cannery which had a  capacity of only 500,000 gallons. YDwo wells located close  to the present resource are considered no longer usable because of shallowness and outdated casings that would cost  more money to bring up to  standards than their water supply would justify.  Space for  Opportunity knocks for iar-  tists.  During the fall and winter  months Whitaker House in Sechelt is offering the use of  two upstairs rooms to artists  wishing to have shows.     '  The only charge will be the  usual 20 percent commission on  any sales. Another small room  is available for lapidary work.  Interested parties' are asked to  phone 885-2080. ~    Y  ' The new water supply was  recently discovered near Kinsmen park and according to experts it will probably supply  the village adequately for the  future. The village already has  plans to situate a well and  pump at that site if further  drilling proves this feasible.  In conjunction with water resource development - attention  has also been given to increasing storage capacities of reservoirs with the aim of provid  ing greater pressure and thus  alleviating one of the village's  major water problems of the  past. The water level in the  larger of the two reservoirs at  the end of Reed Road was raised this summer on the recommendations of an earlier water  study conducted by the engineering firm of Dayton and  Knight. A good example of the  inadequacies of both these reservoirs came to light during  the Elphinstone school fire in  1973 when fire,hydrants contained little pressure while  reservoirs were overflowing  and pouring water into the  ditch. The small reservoir with  a capacity of 500,000 gallons  was eliminated _ from the system this summer and will be  used only for emergency purposes. The water level in tlie  large reservoir has been raised  two feet which increases the  water pressure by 1^p pounds  "per; squaire inch.. This step Has  raised-7thecapacity of the reservoir by 50 percent to 1%  million gallons. The water level  will be raised another two feet  in the future tb house two million gallons providing further  pressure for the top part of the  village. Further.storage tanks  are located on School Road  which supply water for part of  the lower village.  One of the major problems  in the development of a water  system for this village is its  (Continued on Page 5)  The  Sunshine  Coast is now.  prepared for an oil spill ��� at  least a small one.  Officials  from   several  ma- -  jor oil companies were in Gibr  sons last week to demonstrate  an "oil-spill package" to local -'  odl' distributors,  industry   and  fire   departments.    The   antipollution ... equipment   was   de-_  veloped and financed by nine  oil companies under the organization of the B.C. Petroleum .  Commission.    The "equipment  will ultimately  be located  in  28  areas throughout the province.  The package that will be located at the Shell Bulk Plant  in Gibsons is one of three < different types and especially de--  siigned for a sheltered coastal  area. It will handle both water  and land spills.  The package, valued at about  $18,000 includes an assortment-  of tools, 500 feet.of flotation  booms for containing spills on  water, a port-a-tank for land  oil spills, and a combustible gas  detector. T$ie portable package can be transported to var- '  ious locations on the Sfunshine  Coast, and will be at the disposal of local governments and  industry.  Les Kach, representing Shell  Oil, said the package was not  designed for a massive oil spill.  Asked if the equipment could  handle a major spill resulting  from one of the larger bulk oil  ships unloading at Hopkins  landing, for instance, he ans-  {A 24 inch floating boom is laid  out   in   Gibsons harbor.   Fivd  .wered no.  "The package is designed so  an immediate response can be  made.    Additional   equipment  fjban then be flown in from Vancouver or .Powell River if required," Koch said. He added  the most important thing in  "any oil spill is the initial con-  hundred feet of boom will be    to contain oil spills,  housed at Shell Oil in Gibsons  tainment. spills. The portable plastic and  . Besides the 500 feet of 24 steel .tank folds into a small  inch flotation boom, the equip- bundle and can be transported  ment also includes a 1,000 gal-easily to the site of an over-  Ion capacity container for land turned oil truck.  Sechelt School District may  eQ& ^  have  registered.   Denley   said  an e-jra-teacher-would^Tbe^re-  Last year the students complained about sitting three to  a seat on school buses, this  year it's the drivers' turn.  Seating limitations this year  are apparently forcing some  school .buses to carry three  passengers to a seat but drivers are conlcerned that their  licences could be damaged if  children were hurt in an accident.  Apparently RCMP in another  district have stated that three  secondary' students   could  not  be safely and comfortably seated in one seat. School bus seats  are 36 inches wide and safe  and comfortable space is 12  inches for elementary students  and 1'5 inches for secondary  students, according to the Department of Education.  School board Secretary-Treasurer Roy Mills also said there  were some problems with late  buses but he felt those problems would be resolved quickly.  teachers this year because o  unexpected high enrollments in  some schools.  In making a report to the  school board last week, Superintendent John Denley said El-  phintone Secondary, Davis Bay  Elementary, Sechelt Elementary, Gibsons Elementary and  Bowen Island require extra  teachers because actual enrolments have turned out to be  higher Jhan estimated enrolments.  Gibsons Elementary, for instance, had a projected enrolment of 455 students and 491  quired and space at the school,  eveij after summer alterations,  would be "tight."  Denley recommended that a  kindergarten class be established in Davis Bay and that  Davis Bay grade four students  and West Sechelt grade four be  moved to Sechelt Elementary.  $100 WINNER  Last week's winner of $100  in the Gibsons Lions 400 Club 3  draw was F. Cavanagh of Vancouver. Ticket was drawn by  Helen Sallis in Gibsons Bank  of Montreal.  One man against the system  Adam McBride is mad.  Adam McBride is mad.  And when Adam is mad he  doesn't sit around and stew.  He goes out and does something about it. That's one of  the reasons Adam and his  wife joined the local consumers organization. Big  Adam is tired of being the  little guy. Of being steamrollered by big -business. Of  being errored to death by  computers. Of being bent,  stapled and mutilated by the  so-iealled efficiencies of our  modern world.  Adam's biggest beef right  now is that he needs an operation on his leg and forces  seemingly greater than himself have conspired otherwise. The whole thing started with a logging accident  in 1971 and because an operation at that time wasn't successful he still suffers from  the accident.  Phlebitis. Arthritis. Can't  bend the leg properly. He's  been back in the bush as a  heavy equipment operator  since the accident, but recently he's had some close calls.  "If my knee locks I'm done.  It's 800 feet over the cliff."  So he can't work, the compensation board makes sure  he has some food on his table  and   the   specialists   say  he  needs an  operation to  save  his leg.  He's admitted into the hospital for the operation, the  doctors tell him the opera- ���  tion will have to be postponed until the raccoon scratches  on said leg heal  (Adam  raises raccoons) and the compensation board subsequently informs him it won't pay  for the operation. Pay for it  yourself they  say.  Yet the  compensation payments continue.    That    indicates    the  board assumes responsibility  for Adam's leg but it won't  pay for the operation which  may  alleviate the  problem.  And Adam would say OK,  I will pay, but he has simultaneously received word from  MSA (<Medical Services Association) that his coverage has  ' been suspended because he  hasn't paid his dues.  Can't be, said Adam. I have  the records here. Haven't  missed a payment in five  years.  Subsequent investigations  reveal that while on his intermittent stints in the woods  his union forced him to contribute to another medical  plan called CU and C. Sign  up, the union says, or you  don't work. Adam signs.  When Adam finishes the  job and comes home he terminates the $5 a month to  CU and C all the.while maintaining his family coverage  with MSA.  (Continued on Page 5)  Group considers CAC  to fight consumer woes  Local consumers again placedpeople  to  solve  some  of  our  high gas prices in the area under the hatchet last week at a  special consumers' group meeting in Gibsons. Recent investigations into this matter by the  group have brought out no  concrete answers.  Joe Kampman, pro-tern chair  man of the group said his investigations revealed the Sunshine Coast was last unloading  point on a set route for-oil  barges and consequently shipping costs were higher.  Kampman said an oil company official told him: "It's  unfortunate your community  happens to be last on the totem pole."  Other investigations by the  group brought forth, the idea  that this area will not have  cheaper gas prices until a cut-  rate gas station establishes itself here. However, such companies have earlier indicated  they would not establish in  this area until a higher volume  of gas sales could be achieved.  One member of the group,  George Matthews, suggested  local merchants should be call  ed on to find out why prices  are high. He said many gas  station owners are hurting because people go to Vancouver  to buy gasoline.  "I  think  we can  use  these  problems," he said.  Jean Douglas, Development  Chairman for the Consumers  Association of Canada was on  hand at last week's meeting  to suggest how the association  could be of assistance to local  consumers.  She explained the aims of  the CAC were to ensure the  consumer had a right to safety,  the right to be informed, the  right to choose, and the right  to be heard;  She said the overall objective of the 110,000 member national group is to educate the  consumer and one of the first  steps in this direction is to  make consumer education compulsory in high schools.  The CAC works closely with  provincial and federal consumers offices because "they are  the legal entities that can enforce the law of the Trade  Practices  Act.  The CAC h^s also established what it calls computer ombudsmen at Simon Fraser University who try to unscramble  computer print-outs for consumers who find themselves,  for instance, with confusing  computer billing situations.  The   CAC   has   over   17,000  (Continued on Page 5) 2J    Coast News, Sept. 17, 1975.  Housing shortage - national scandal  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  Rob Dykstra, Editor.  Second Class Mail Registration number 0794, Return  postage guaranteed.  Phone 886-2622        PO Box 460, Gibsons. B.C  False idols  We like to think that we live in the era of the common man, that all persons are worthy of equal respect ���  and equal disrespect. But we also live in a time of excessive adulation of certain types of persons ��� or Personalities, with a capital "P", as it is now fashionable to  call them.  Many of those wh.6 receive this adulation are, of  course, persons of authentic distinction. But some are  of questionable distinction. Not all the stars of entertainment and sport are cast in heroic moulds. We sometimes let ourselves be excessively impressed by celebrities who seem to be well-known mainly for being well-  known. And there are those big-shots among us whose  big-shottery is, by the skills of the communications experts magnified all out of proportion.  Our adulations, quite silly though some of them are,  tend to engender in many of us feelings of inadequacy  and even of failure. Very few of us play starring roles  in life. Eminence and greatness ��� as we generally judge  such tihings ��� evade all but a handful of us. We find that  life's selection processes are often capricious and sometimes cruel:  When Bernard Shaw was a drama critic he was impressed by an actor playing a minor role in one act of  a play. In his review Shaw described this actor as "a  great artist in small things." The best that most of us  can hope for is that we may be great artists in small  things ��� and that can be a very good best.  Let us rejoice in the achievements of those who  "make it big" in the things that make life better for all  of us. But let us remember that personal greatness is not  limited to those -who do the big tihings and get the applause and the admiration of the many. Greatness can  also be a quality of those who do unexciting things, routine things, small things which contribute to the good  life for all.  One of the causes  A man ��� we'll call him Harold although that's not  his real name ��� was called one morning to do some work  at the Canadian Forest Products mill at Port Mellon.  Harold operates heavy duty machinery on a freelance basis and this particular morning he went, rather  reluctantly but no one else was available. Anyway he  thought he could use the money.  ��� Harold ended up working three 8 hour shifts in a  row at Port Mellon although he admits during the first  shift all he did was start up the machine, move a steel  beam a few yards, and shut the machine off pending  further instructions.  A few days after Harold's 24 hour exercise he received a cheque in the mail ��� his pay for the three  shifts of /work. It came to $776 plus $32 travelling expense from Gibsons to Port Mellon.  Now let's sit down with Harold's union and talk  about some causes of inflation.  A community is like a ship; everyone ought to be  prepared to take the helm. ��� Henrik Ibsen, 1828-1906.  5 to 25 years ago  FIVES YEAR AGO  More than 1,000 attended a  l*abor Day frolic arranged by  area labor unions and the Indian band.  This years Graduation exercise will be for 51 Elphinstone students.  10 YEARS AGO  The Coast News urged1 formation of a community club  with an executive from all local clubs.  Gibsons Ratepayers association constitution has been resurrected and the organization  is now on an active basis.  15 YEARS AGO  Eight lots 70x2dO on Pratt  Road were offered for sale at  $600 full price.  'The Pender Harbour Peiper  store has changed hands  and  Milo Filgas from Uranium City,  Sask., is the new owner.  20 YEARS AGO  The district school population based on 1,248 registrations reveals an 111 percent increase.  Seidhelt announces a public  meeting to approve its first village commission.  25 YEARS AGO  Gamma Phi Beta sorority  West Sedhelt camp for underprivileged children, gets good  writeup in the Coast News.  Tenders are being sought  for constructing driveways into  the  new   Elphinstone     sdhool  area.  The action by the central  bank (the Bank of Canada)  increasing the cost of money  will, we are told, result in  first mortgage money of 12*_  percent, with second mortgages  proportionately higher. This  will have the effect of making  home buying for most Canadi:  ans nothing more than wishful  thinking.  It is quite amazing to listen  to the economists explain why  interest rates are rising, or  falling, or standing still. It really does not matter what the  particular situation is, they  have an answer which no matter how you try to understand  it, is just so much doubletalk  The simple faict of the matter  is we live in a society wihich  cannot provide homes for its  people.  Housing is one of the most  elementary human needs and  one would expect that a society  such as ours would have some  answers to this very basic  problem. Even the most primitive cultures have been able to  provide housing for its people  The Eskimo, living in the most  inhospitable region on earth,  wthout benefit of the army of  planners, architects, developers, financiers and other assorted experts, has long ago learned to house himself at a price  he can afford and under conditions he can live and make a  jiving.  Why does housing in Canada  cost almost double what it  does in the U.S.?" Why do we  have such a multiplicity of  building codes, regulations and  restrictions? Are we trying to  prevent the construction, of  homes rather than building  them?  Would our mortgage rate be  a little lower if we were to  forego the disbursement of the  $900 million that Canada is giving in foreign aid this year?  That sum, distributed to Canadians., would buy a feiw lots  and get a few houses built.  Some bind of a blitz on housing is definitely called for and  it may be time to give money  to individuals wanting to bulla  homes and let them co-operate  with neighbors and friends to  get the houses built in a hurry.  Every house that's built means  another satisfied family; another municipal taxpayer; work  and business for the thousands  of suppliers of building materials: and of course more'money  for Ottawa from income and  sales taxes.      *  The cost or a home to the  individual would be cut in half  if he was to build his own  home. It would be a most profitable investment for the person. When completed he would  realize a lot more in actual assets than if he remained at  work and paid all the taxes,  union dues, unempoyment in*  surance,"ahd all the other little  goodies that present day society has come up with to separate a worker from the rewards  of his labor.  A family could easily realize  a paper profit of $25,000 to  $30,000 in one year if they were  to quit work and build a home  of their own.  Listening to federal, provincial and municipal bodies it is  very obvious that there is just  no way they will ever solve  the current housing problem,  so sorr.e other means must be  found. The most basic and the  easiest way, it seems to us, is  to let everyone who wants to  build a house build one. They  msy not all be castles in appearance, but to the mother  who is desperate to find a place  for her kids to run and lead a  normal life, it will truly loe  her most cherished possession  One of the great side benefits of providing houses for the  people is the effect on the social life of Canada. It is an established fact that home owners are for the most part 'solid  citizens' and are not given to  property destruction or other ���  unsocial habits. Most of them  are so busy keeping their  homes in good repair that they  have little time for getting into  trouble.  It can therefore be argued  that, a well housed nation  makes for a better society, and  this, from what everybody tells  us, is the answer to all our  problems.  (This article appeared as an  editorial comment in the White  Rock and Surrey Sun.)  STAMP PA1>S  AT COAST NEWS  Seichelt Hotel 1895. The building burned in 1905. ���Photo Courtesy Elphinstone Pioneer Museum.  SOMNOLENCE  Asleep, I dream of waking;  Awake, I dream of sleep;  Each of my hours partaking  Of trysts I cannot keep.  Awake, I walk asleeping;  Asleep, I lie awake;  Each of my moments keeping  Its dreams I cannot keep.  Lester R. Peterson  ;yWyY^  DISCOVER  the SUNSHINE COAST  through REAL ESTATE  with K. CROSBY  Charles English Ltdi  j 886-2481 886-2098  Toll  Free   687-6445  Ken  DeVries  Mrn...charm...conikl  are All here... in  & son ltd. fabulous Floorcoverings  wmmyy--  1659 Sunshine Coast Highway  Gibsons 886-7112  NOTICE OF  PUBLIC HEARING  PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO  VILLAGE OF GIBSONS  ZONING BY-LAW No. 241, 1973  Notice is hereby given tfhaft the Municipal Council of the Village of Gibsons will meet and hold a  Public Hearing on Wednesday, September 24, 1975  at 7:00 p.m. in the Municipal Hall, 1490 South Fletcher Road, Gibsons, B.C.  At the hearing all persons who deem their interest  in property affected by -the following proposed amendment to Zoning By-Daw No. 241, 1973 will be  afforded an opportunity to be heard on matters contained in the prepared amendment.  1. Dots 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 and 8, Block 4 of Blocks K  and L, District Dot 686, Plan 4028, N.W.D. Group  1 be rezoned from Comprehensive Development  Area to Single Family Zone 2 ��� R2.  2. Dots 2 and 3, Block 2, District Dot 686, Plan 3130  be rezoned from Multi Family Zone 3 ��� RM3 to  Single Family Zone 3 ��� R3.  3. Dot 86, Block 7, District Dot 688, Plan 14641 be  rezoned from Single Family Zone 2 ��� R2 to  Commercial Zone 1 ��� CI.  4. Block A of District Dot 1328, Plan 11937, Except  Plan 13440, N.W.D., Group 1 be rezoned from  Comprehensive Development Area to Industrial  Zone 1 ��� II.  *   ���  5. The Southernmost 880 feet of Block C, Explanatory Plan 6558 and Block 9, Plan 2987 combined  be. rezoned from Comprehensive Development  Area to Commercial Zone 1 ��� CI. .  A copy of the proposed amendment may be inspected at the Municipal HaU, 1490 South Fletcher Road,  Gibsons, B.C. Monday through Friday between the  hours of 9:00 am. to 4:30 pm.'  J. W. COPDAND,  Municipal Clerk SPECIAL TRAVEL FEATURE  Coast News, Sept. 17, 1975.     3.  Backpacking into Cathedral Lakes  Enthusiastic Guides: where are the leaders?  About five miles west of Ker  enieos there is a road branching off provincial Highway 3  that leads you up the Asnola  Valley to the entrance of Cathedral Lake Provincial Park.  The Park, declared a class A  wilderness area in 1968, consists of five major lakes set in  a wild and rugged alpine area.  The area is surrounded on  three sides by massive peaks  towering to 8500 feet.  The peaks provide an excellent view of the surrounding  area and its impressive ridges  and valleys. The alpine meadows supply a compact and excellent example of B.C. Alpine  country. Each lake is slightly  different as is the area around  each lake. The beauty of this  area is that it is so compact.  There are many half-day hikes  and short walks on well made  trails and the longest hike over  Bakeview ,to. Boxcar Mountain  takes only nine hours.  Ef you are a keen hiker you  can walk from the bottom of  the valley to the lodge at the  top but most people pay the  $18 round trip fare for the easier way by jeep. The road,  lodlge, and part of Quiniscoe  Lake are privately owned and  you have to cross this land to  get into the park.  The backpacker who takes  the jeep can afford to .pack extras because it's only another  hour's hike from ihe lodge to a  basecamp area in the park  from where you can strike out  on smaller day hikes. If you're  not the camping type you can  always stay at the lodge. Meals  are included with lodge accommodation. Housekeeping cabins are also available.-  The entire area abounds  with wildlife. Besides the usual squirrels and <��chipmunks  you can expect to see pikas,  gophers, and marmots. In the  higher areas you will see moun  tain sheep and if you're lucky  there will also be some mountain goats around.  Something you ... shouldn't  forget is your fishing rod. Lake  of the Woods, Pyramid, and  Quiniscoe Lakes are excellent  for pan-size trout. Trout up to  seven pounds have been taken  from these lakes.  Another attraction of the  area are the alpine flowers.  Late summer is when many of  these flowers are in bloom.  The brilliant blue of the alpine  lupin is mixed with many other  colors and closely attendant on  the flowers are thousands of  -tiny butterflies also displaying  a spectrum of colors.  No one is too old or too  young or too out of shape to en  joy this area. You have the  choice of backpacking with a  tent and camping supplies or  you can stay at the lodge. You  also have a choice of walking  along the easy trails or you  can be a little more adventurous and do a little mountain  climbing. The area offers some  thing for every type of nature  lover.  For further information  about this area contact Tom  Fleet at 1333 Balfour Street,  Penticton. Between July 1 and  October 15 contact Cathedral  Lakes by radio telephone, Hed-  ley Channel. "  The scenic beauty of Cath-     edral Lakes can be reached by    a short hike from the lodge,  ��uest Ciectric Itix  EDECTRICAD ENGINEERING ^CONTRACTING  Serving Sechelt, Gibsons, Roberts Creek,  and Madeira Park  J. McKenzie 885-3133        Ron Blair P.Eng.  Porpoise Bay Rd.  -      P.O. Box 387  Sechelt  VON 3A0  Can IDB  you  ?  On Wednesday, September 24th,  one of our representatives  will be at  Sunnycrest Motel, Gibsons  (9 - 11:30 ajn.)  Bella Beach Motel, (Sechelt  (1 - 3:00 pjn.)  Tel: 886-9920  (Gibsons)      885-9561 (Sechelt)  If you require financing to start, modernize,  or expand your business, and are unable to  obtain it elsewhere on reasonable terms and  conditions, perhaps IDB can help you.  DUJWUSTRIAL  DEVEL0PMEHT BMK  145 West 15th Street,  North Vancouver, B.C.  Tel. 980-6571  Directory  for women  For International Women's  Year a lower mainland women's group "Women Together" is compiling a Women's  Business Directory for British  Columbia. This Directory will  include listings of businesses  owned and operated by women,  professional women,. craftswomen. artists, and women working full or part time on any  projects through their home.  The purpose of this directory  is to attempt to break down  the stereotyped image of women in business, thus expanding the public's and the business community' awareness of  the variety of businesses and  services controlled by women  Also, the directory will offer  free publicity that will help to  promote women in business.  If you would like to be listed, contact Carol Norman, 205 -  ��750 Balmoral St., Burnaby,  B.C. (phone 524-0885) for a  consent form and further information. There is no charge  for the listing but your written consent is required. The  directory will be ready for distribution in early December,  1975.  Funding for this project is  provided by a grant from the  Department of the Provincial  Secretary, Gene Errington, provincial co-ordinator, Status oi  Women.  KRAFT ENVELOPES  IN VARIOUS  SIZES  AT COAST  NEWS  By GLORIA FYLES  Another school year is upon  us and with it brings the time  for many girls from 7-15 years  of age to be looking forward  to Brownies and Guides. At  school they are asking each  other: "When do we start?  When is the registration?"  Well, the lucky girls are  those age 10 and over, the ones  who want to be Guides. They  will be registered at 7:00 p.m.,  Sept. 22 in the United Church  Hall. Each girl is asked to  bring a parent along with their  fee ($2.00 assessment per family plus $2 per girl registration fee). There will be a talk  and pictures shown on Rosina's  Mexico trip. Brownie mothers  and daughters may attend to  see the pictures also but not to  register. Sorry, Brownies, as  yet there are not enough leaders to get the packs going.  Last  year  I  pleaded   many  times   for  mothers   tb   attend  Brownie meetings to learn.  with the idea of taking over  this year. We had one mother  who came frequently and is  willing to give it a go and two  others who did not attend but  think they may be willing to  help. We expect approximately 35 - 40 girls of Brownie age  and I will not call for. registration until. I am sure I have al  least four sincere leaders who  want to help these girls and  who will be willing to carry  on for two years (the second  year is easy).  At this writing there is a  chance we may be able to start  one pack the last week of September but we still need lead  ers for another pack, also Showy Owls and Fairy Godmothers. There will be a leader  ship training in November tc  help get all of us in the swing  of things so no one is left to  struggle on their own.  When and if these packs get  started I will want interested  mothers to attend one meeting  a month to form a working  ladies auxiliary to the Guides  and Brownies. This is an essential part of the Guiding movement and we have had a very  poor showing of parents over  the last three years. As District  Commissioner I cannot attempt  to keep things running alone  and without a Commissioner,  leaders and mothers, there will  be no Guiding in this District.  Let's hear it for the mothers,  kids! Come on out Mom, Guiding can be fun for you too.  Phone Gloria Fyles at 886-7714  for further information and  watch the paper for any further news on registration.  Register Now For Course  Small Boat Handling  AND  Safety Afloat  INCLUDES INSTRUCTION ON  Rules of the Road  Seamanship  Safety Afloat..  Mariner's Compass  ��� Aids to Navigation  ��� Charts and Piloting  ��� Manners and Customs  ��� Equipment and Boating Daws  COURSE STARTS THURSDAY. SEPTEMBER 25, 7:30 p.m.  at the Sechelt Elementary School, Mr. Dahl's Room  Registration will be held on the first night  For more information call 886-2864  SPONSORED BY  SUNSHINE COAST POWER SQUADRON  -  Dedicated to the establishment of a high standard of skill  in the handling of small boats, power or sail  Small businesses.  We can help you  ���_.*&*'  grow.  Yk have people and ideas that can help yon  assess your particular situation, pin-point specific  problems and arrive at workable solutions. Yfe can help  you prepare financial proposals and suggest future  fanning directions. _  Even put you in touch with other forms of  private and public assistance-  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 V7Y1C6  DEPARTMENT OF  ECONOMIC  DEVELOPMENT  Government of British Columbia  Honourable Gary LauK. Minister 4     Coast News, Sept. 17, 1975.  COAST HEWS CLASSIFIED ADS    HELP WANT��  Phone 886-2622  Deadline ��� Tuesday noov  Minimum $1 ��� 15 words  5c a word thereafter  Subsequent Insertions % price  Legal ads 25c per count line.  Subscription Rates:  B.C. 1 year $4.50, 6 mo. $2.50  Canada ex. B.���. 1 yr. $5.00  U.S. & foreign 1 year $8.50  It is  agreed by any advertiser requesting space that liability  of  th_   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 EY_HT5  Monday, Sept. 22: Fall program of Elphinstone New Horizon will start at 1 p.m. in Roberts Creek Community Hall.  All retired people welcome.  Sat., Sept. 27 from 10 a.m. to  I p.m. Ladies Auxiliary to the  Royal Canadian Legion Branch  109 Rummage Sale to be held  in the Legion Hall. Tea cup  reading and Bake Sale also.  ;iSat., Sept. 27 at 7:30, Sun., 28,  II a.m. and 7 p.m. Playing,  singing, preaching- LeRoy  Blankenship at Glad Tidings  Tabernacle, Gibsons.  Tuesday Sept. 30 at 8 p.m., the  Elves club annual general meet  ing will be held at the Gibsons  United Church ball.   Pre-school ballet classes. Ph.  886-2531. _   Fri., Oct. 3: Classes commencing in modern dance for teen  and adult beginners at Twilight  Theatre, at 5:30 p.m. For registration telephone 886-2531.  Oct. 1: Gibsons School of Theatre Dance classes re-open.  Please register early. For de-  tails telephone 886-2531.  Every Thursday, 8 p.m., Bingo,  Legion Hall, Roberts Creek.  Every Monday night, 8 pjn..  Bingo, New Legion HaU, Gibsons.  ANNOUNCEMENTS  ���*"V>. I  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.  .For Latter Day Saints in th__  area, contact 886-2546. .  For membership or explosive  requirements contact -R. Nim-  p.io, Cemetery Road. Ph. 886-  Y778. Howe Sound Farmers'  Institute. Stumping or ditching powder, dynamite, eiectric  cr   regular   caps,   prima-cord.  Alcoholics Anonymous. Pbone  885-9534, 886-9904 or 885-9327.  Gibsons meeting Monday. 8:30  D.m. in Gibson.1 Athletic hall.  BIRTHS  HUSBY: Mr. and Mrs. David J.  Husby of Sandspit wish to announce the birth of a baby girl,  Alana Rose, 6 lbs., 4 oz., born  Sept. 3 at Charlotte City Hospital. Proud grandparents are  Mr. and Mrs. Ed Husby and  Mrs. Beryl Williams.         .  CARD OF THANKS  I would like to extend my  grateful thanks to the Past  Matrons club of the Eastern  Star, the Port Mellon Hospital  Auxiliary, my friends of the  old Sorg Pulp days. A special  thanks to my friends and neigh  bors. I'm not forgetting the doc  tors, nurses and staff. They  were always helpful and patient with me. Thank you and  may God bless you all.  ���Sincerely, Margaret Swan.  LOST  On beach, in vicinity of Bonniebrook, ladies' leather handbag, shoulder strap. I.D. and  valuable personal papers address on bag. Please return.  Tuesday, Sept. 9, between post  ofifice and firehall, ladies' wrist  watch, Birks Rideau. Reward.  Phone 886-2932.  Housekeeper required four  mornings a week in Hopkins  Landing. Phone 886-7005.  TENDERS  Royal Canadian Legion Branch  109 requests tenders for daily  janitorial service. Tenders will  be received by mail up to Sept.  30, 1975. For further informa-  tion call 886-2411.   Babysitter required in Langdale (pref. area) or Gibsons.  Wednesdays (afternoon and  evening) and occasional week-  days. Frances Gall, 886-9318.  Preschool supervisor required  for Wilson Creek Day Care  Centre. Someone who can plan  innovative programs for children between the ages of 3 and  6. Will have responsibility of  supervising assistants and facilitating parent involvement.  Salary $7,200 yr. plus 2 long  weekends each month. Telephone 885-2721 for appointment  to interview.  WORK WAMTED  Fully qualified carpenter available for alterations, repairs and  cabinet work. Small to medium  size jobs only. Phone 886-2332.  Land clearing, road construction. Phone O. Storvold at 886-  9032^ ;  For hire to wash and clean mobile homes, and more if wanted  For free estimates phone 886-  2898 or, 886-9625. ,  Violin and viola teacher. Openings now for fall term. Contact  Frances Gall 886-9318.  Garbage removal. Reasonable  and reliable. Han&ytman work  done well. Cabinets, fine finished work. Phone 886-7822.  Painter, 24 years experience,  have big spray outfit, quick, efficient. Contract or hourly  rates. Call 886-2512.   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.  Backhoe available for drainage, ditches, water lines, etc.  Phone 885-2921, Roberts Creek  TYPEWRITER  &  ADDING MACHINE  SALES to SERVICE  Phone 886-7111  FURNACE INSTA-LAHONS  OIL BURNER SERVICE  Financing Available  Oall Thomas Heating, 886-7111  We" provide a complete tree service for the Sunshine Coast.  All work insured and guaran*  teed to your satisfaction.  PEERLESS TREE SERVICES   885-2109  CHIMNEY  SWEEPING  Oil Stoves  Phone Ron  Crook, 885-3401  after 5 p.m.  MBC. FOR SALE  TWILIGHT  THEATRE  Phone 886-2827  Wed., Thurs., Fri.  Sept.  17,  18,  19  at" 8 p.m.  Sat., Sept. 20 at 7 p.m.  THE STRONGEST MAN  IN THE WORLD  GENERAL  Sat., Sept. 20 at 9 p.m.  Sun., Mon. Sept. 21, 22  at 8 p.m.  MANDINGO  RESTRICTED: Warning, sex &  brutality.  GIBSONS LANES  Open Bowling  Fri. 7 - 11 p.m.  Sat., 2-11 p.m.  Sun., 2-11 p.m.  Rare 1967 650 Norton Mercury  4000 original miles. Al condi-  tion. Phone 886-2394. $1,000 obo  Traynor Custom special head,  Traynor cabinet with six 10"  spks. Also Ampeg Portaflex  amp, excellent stage or studio.  18" spks. 4" horn. Ph. 886-2491.  Sunshine Coast Arts & Craft  Supplies. Complete selection of  Arts and craft supplies, low  prices. Phone 886-7770.   Girls' 24" bicycle, $35; 10' x 2'  swimming pool liner, $15: Both  articles in good condition.  Sheep's wool, white, $1 lb. A  limited supply of black wool  at $1.50 lb. Phone 886-9335 after 5 p.m.  Alder, cut and split to required  size and delivered. $20 a pickup  Phone 886-2673.  MSSC. FOR SALE (Confd)  * Last copies of Bonnie Ballads  (by Margaret Jones) $1.50 each  at N.DJ\ Bookstore, Gibsons;  Whitaker House, Sechelt.  Deluxe 14" wire spoke wheel  covers; double bed (no mattress): brand new 8 track player and speakers; drill attachments; dark brown bed' chesterfield and chair; A.GJS. amp.  receiver; 700 x 15 tire ,$15. Ph.  886-7070.   26 in. RCA color TV, good  working condition, $280. Phone  886-7726.   OFFER FOR LOG CABIN  AND SHED  OFFERS: Plainy marked on  the envelope "Offer on P.T.  No. 103" will be received by  the undersigned up to 4:00 p.m.  8 October 1975 to purchase, for  the purpose of removal or demolition, the following log cabin and Shed located "as is and  where is"1 on the S_mshine  Coast Highway west of Older-  shaw Road, at Roberts Creek,  B.C.  LEGAL DESCRIPTION:  That porton of Block 32, D.L.  1625 Group 1, N.W.D., Plan  4378. shown as Right-of-Way  and outlined Red on Departmental Drawing No. 15-85.  CABIN  One storey log cabin  Two bedrooms  Area - 860 square feet  Fireplace, Oil stove.  SHED \  Area - 216 square feet  Raw siding  The  conditions  of sale  are:  (1) The buildings are not to be  occupied except insofar as is  necessary for the removal or  demolition. (2) The buildings  must be removed or demolished  from their sites within thirty  days commencing from the  date of acceptance of sale. (3)  The sites are to be left clean  and tidy and any earth disturbed in the removal must be back  filled  -Prospective buyers MUST familiarize themselves with the  following:  (1) Zoning by-laws in ihe area  where they are contemplating  placing the buildings.  (2) Building codes in the area  where they are contemplating  placing the buildings  (3) Conditions under which  structures can be moved on  highways and within municipalities.  Offers must be accompanied  by a certified cheque or money  order made payable to the  Minister of Finance for 10%  of the bid.  The highest or any offer will  not necessarily be accepted, but  the bearer of a successful bid  will be required to pay the S.S.  Tax. If the successful bidder  subsequently withdraws his offer the 10% payment shall be  liable to forfeiture.  The purchaser must make  full payment within ten days  of notification of acceptance of  the successful offer, otherwise  the deposit will be forfeited to  the Crown.  Upon failure to remove the  buildings within thirty days,  all right, title and interest shall  revert to the Crown and monies paid shall be deemed to be  a penalty and the Crown shall  after dispose of them as it sees  fit.  To view or for further information contact Mr. Tucker  Forsythe, Department of Highways, Box 740, Gibsons, B.C.  Telephone 886-2294.  T. L. Vardy, CHAIRMAN  Purchasing Corrumission,  Parliament Buildings,  Victoria,  B.C.  Ad No. 103  10 September,  1975.  WANTED  Wood burning stove, in good  condition. Phone 886-7547.  WANTED  Large electronic organ by private party. Send make and  pihone number to Box 3036, this  paper.   Timber wanted. Let us give  you an estimate. D. & O. Log  Sorting Ltd. Phone 886-7896 or  886-7700.   Alaska Mill attachment for  chain saw. Phone 885-9439.  NEW LOWER PRICE  ON TICKET ROLLS  AT  COAST  NEWS  CARS. TRUCKS FOR SAU  1972 Firenza SL. 4 door, 227��00  miles. Must sell best offer  over $1,000. Phone 886-2914.  '69 4 door Chev Bel Aire, A-T,  PJS. and P.B. Needs mechanical  adjustments. A steal at $600.  Phone 885-9318.   1971 Ford % ton, heavy duty  suspension 360, auto-trans. Ph.  886-2947.   '61 VW van, camperized, $750  firm. Phone 886-9604.      BOATS FOR SAU  MOBILE HOMES  MARINE INSURANCE  PROBLEMS?  New insurance advice  Re-insurance advice  Claims settled  Capt. W. Y. Higgs,  Marine Surveyor  Box 339, Gibsons  Phones 886-9546 or 885-9425  26' Thundiertoird sailboat, $3200  28' live-aboard, 4 cyl. Gray  Marine. Offers. Both boats can  foe seen at Govt dock, Gibsons.  886-2738.   PETS  Purebred, male Maltese pup, 7  mos. old, all shots and loves  children, $35. Phone 886-7967.  All breed dog grooming, clipping, terrier stripping, bathing.  Walkey  Kennels, 885-2505.  FOR ROT  Trailer space for rent for small  trailer on private property,  Gibsons. Phone 886-9625.  Gibsons waterfront,- rooms in  co-op house.- Reasonable. Phone  886-7988.   Maple Crescent Apts. 1662  School Road, Gibsons. Suites  for rent. Cablevision, parking,  close to schools and shopping.  Reasonable rent. Apply Suite  103A.  WATERFRONT COTTAGE  Beautiful sheltered bay on  Gambier Island. Ideal for boat  owner. Property has to be seen  to be appreciated. Details Ph.  922-4471 after 4 p.m. or 7 a.m.  to 9 a.m.  Seaside Plaza, suites for rent.  1 bedroom units. No pets or  children. Phone 886-2309.  Available Oct. 1, Gower, 2 bedroom  waterfront  cottage,  unfurnished. 2  bedroom  trailer,  furnished.   Couples   preferred.^  Sorry, no dogs. Phone 886-2887.  Quality home in Langdale with  water view of islands. 4 bedrooms and in-law suite. Ph. Mr^  Greenbank, 879-4166.  WANTED TO RENT  Professional family man (2  children) requires 2 or 3 bedroom house immediately Phone  886-2221  .-  3 to 4 bedroom home, family  will supply references, and  reasonable rent. Ph.  886-9604.  Mature person needs place to  rent on Sunshine Coast. Willing  to handle caretaking duties.  References available. Phone  886-2074 or 687-1056.   PR0S*RTY FOR SALE  1 acre lot in village of Sechelt.  end of Medusa St. Bargain,  $14,000. Robert White, National  Trust Co., W. Van. 922-9191.  Gibsons, semi-iwaterfront lot  with all facilities, selectively  cleared. 886-2738   View lots for sale in Gibsons.  All services. 3 bedroom house,  full basement, $52,500. Phone  886-2417 after 6:30 pxa.  Three acres, creek, trees, hear  arena, $20,000. Phone 885-2568.  Roberts Creek. Fully serviced  lots for sale on Marlene Road.  Phone 886-7896 or 886-7700.  ROBERTS  CREEK  Park like, secluded, fairly new  3 bedroom home, semi waterfront on Vz acre. Partial basement, eletotric heat, large sundeck with beautiful view. Ph.  886-2744.  MORTGAGE  NEED MONEY?  Mortgages  Arranged  Bought  Sold  First ��� Second ��� Third  Summer cottages  and builders loans  readily available  ACADIAN MORTGAGE  Corp. Ltd.  2438 Marine, "W   Van.  Phone 926-3256  SUNSHINE COAST  MOBILE HOME PARK  to SALES  12 x 62 Statesman, 2 bedroom,  fully carpeted, Colonial decor,  deluxe .  appliances,   including  washer and' dryer.  12 x 68 Colony.     3 bedroom,  very large kitchen, deluxe appliances, including washer and  dryer, carpet throughout. Custom made furnishings.  USED MODELS  1:970   12   x  48 Ambassador,   2  bedroom, very clean, fully furnished. \  1973 12 x 68 Leader, 3 bedroom,  fully furnished, like new.  10 x 50 Great Lakes, 2 bedroom, fully furnished, air conditioned, very clean.  On view at Sunshine Coast  Trailer Park.  Phone 886-9826  Two hurt in  bus collision  An accident involving a  school bus and a car last T__urs  day sent two people to. St.  Mary's Hospital with minor injuries.  The driver and passenger of  the car received minor injuries  after being rear-ended by the  sichool bus at the intersection  of Lower Road and Higfciway  101. The car was apparently  west-bound attempting to make  a left turn, onto Lower Road  when rammed by the school  bus. No one was hurt on the  bus.  Charges are pending against  the driver of the bus.  lerson  :EALTY LTD.  835-351\  P.O. Box 1219 Sedhelt, B.C.  VON 3 A0  ROBERTS CREEK  $111,000 for a treed lot with  a view on a paved road. A  good buy. Call Doug Joyce.  ROBERTS CREEK  One acre of country living���  (Trees, creek, privacy and  potential view. F.P. $15,000.  Call Doug Joyce.  COMMUTING?  Or thinking about it? You  must see this 3 BR home on  a nicely treed lot at Hopkiris  Landing. F_P. $37,500. Call  Bill Montgomery.  Stan Anderson ��� 885-2385       Bill Montgomery ��� 886-2806  Ray Fitch ��� 885-9057 Doug Joyce ��� 885-2761  Jack Anderson ���- 885-2053  E. McMYNN AGENCY  Real Estate and Insurance  - Phone Eves. Ron McSavaney ��� 885-3339  Port Mellon Area: Delightful 3 bedroom home on large  lot. Attached garage. Beautifully finished interior, including appliances. $35,000.  North Road: 6.11 nicely treed acres. Road allowance down  side of property. Asking $36,000 with % down.  Pratt Road Area: Nice 2 bedroom home on extra large lot.  Large rumpus room. Fireplace in livingroom. Asking  $30,000  with $12,000 down.  Roberts Creek: Large lot with building. Some extras.  $16,500.  Phone 886-2248  Box 238 Gibsons. B.C.  CONSULT US FOR ALL  YOUR INSURANCE REQUIREMENTS  MEMBER ��� MULTIPLE LISTING SERVICE  Phone 886-2000 ��� Gibsons, B.C.  ROBERTS CREEK ��� Large  view lot in select area. Build  your dream home among beautiful dogwood trees, all services except sewer. Blk. top  street .Close to transportation,  beach, etc. Only $11,000.  GIBSONS ��� On quiet residential street, convenient to shops  transportation and churches.  Cozy 4 room bungalow has 2  bedrooms, nice living room  with fireplace, convenient cabinet kitchen, vanity bath. Semi-  enclosed porch with storage  room at one end. Large garage and workshop. Lot nicely  developed. $29,500 and terms  are available.  Delightfully modern! 4 yr. old  1000 sq. ft. home on lot with  panoramic view of Islands,  Howe Sound and Strait of  Georgia. 2 bedrooms, spacious  living room features large view  windows and fireplace. Dining  room, kitchen designed for efficiency. Modern vanity bath.  FuE basement requires some  finishing. Grounds carefully  landscaped for easy maintenance. Only $54,000 for this gem  Well situated building lot.  Level and short walk to P.O.  and shops. 65 x 130. $10,500.  We are offering a 2 year old  luxury home on view property.  This delightful home has '3  good size bedrooms - master  ensuite. Spacious living room  has fireplace and open to 11 x  12 dining room. Kitchen is spacious with an abundance ot  attractive cupboards with built-  in dishwasher etc. Modern van-  ty bath convenient to all rooms.  Entrance to completed 12 x 42  rec. room and basement is from  12 x 12 entrance foyer. Rec.  room has fireplace and built-  in bar: unfinished basement  area has plumbing roughed in  for 2nd bath. Carport roof doubles as sundeck with access  from dining room. The decor  leaves nothing to be desired in  this charming 2600 square foot  home. Auto-oil heat, concrete  driveway, lot nicely developed.  Asking $63;500 with cash to  mortgage payable at $195 per  month, 9% interest.  SAKINAW LAKE ��� Summer  camp. 2 room log cabin (furnished) large deck. Utility and  storage bldg. contains shower  and hot water tank. Small float  90' beach. Asking $25,000 on  easy terms.  SEASIDE PLAZA  LISTINGS WANTED  DROP IN AND SEE US  Norm Peterson ��� 886-2607. 0^^*0**l^^***0*m  There may be a postal  strike, so, if iyou wish to  send your Christmas Cards  before mid-October, they  are snow on display for  your selection. Last year's  cards are also on display at  half price as usual. Miss  Bee's, Sechelt.  Boys suit up for hockey  Local Phone ��� 885-2241  Direct Line ��� 685-5544  ROBERTS CREEK  AND AREA  Roberts Creek: Beautiful  treed lot, all services. Over  1 acre on Lower Roberts Cr.  Rd. Approximately 65* x 780'  A bargain of a price at $15,-  000. Call Sue Pate 885-2436.  Roberts Creek RH: Several  lots to choose from, all nicely treed and serviced with  paved road, water and. pow.-  er. Average size is 75' x 140'  priced from $9,000 to $10,-  500. Call Dave Roberts, 885-  2973.  GIELSONS AND AREA  Gibsons Village Home ��� 3  bedroom full basement. Han  dy location to post office &  shopping. F.P. $34,000 with  $5,000 down. Call Dave Roberts to view. 885-2973.  By JIM GRAY.  The ice is in at the Sunshine  Coast arena and it will be just  a matter of weeks before 450 of  our local boys and girls suit up  for a second' season of minor  hockey. This year we expect  to have many new faces; and  hopeifully a better all round  year of organized hockey. The  only major change this year  iwill be the mandatory mouth-  guard at all levels iri the association. This is accordance with  B.C.A.H.A. regulations.  For  those  of you who put  money  out towards   our  proposed summer hockey school, I  would first like to apologize tc  you. and your sons and daughters for not being able to carry it through. We only had 75  persons apply to the school at  the deadline, and unfortunately, it just "would not have paid  for the arena to hire three or  four persons for a month and  a half while the ice would be  in use for a few hours. Our association and UBC were willing to go ahead regardless ol  the number of applicants, but  decided that to do so mighi  endanger our winter program  as money is at a premium at  the   moment   with,  the   many  strikes. For those of you who  have not been refunded your  money,   you   may   put   your  hockey school tuition towardi-  your winter session and alsc  towards   the    mini-clinic   we  hope to have before the season  starts. We do have receipts for  all of you so please bear with  us.  It is hoped that a four-day  mini-hockey school, a referees  clinic and a coaching clinic wili  be held from Thursday, Oct. _  to Sunday, Oct. 5 for any interested persons. This is one weel.  end before our regular season  begins, and boys moving to .a  higher league will be draftee  on to their various teams.  CPreregistration will take place  at noon Saturday, Sept. 20 a1  the  Trail Bay   Mall   for   any  new members "or for any persons not able to register Saturday, Sept. 27 on our registration    day.   [Registration   fees  should be paid in full, except  under extenuating circumstances.  The fees for the  season  have been set at $35 plus the  $1 mutual  aid insurance.  We  are offering a Family Plan at  $100  for families of three  or  more.   Those   making   use   of  this plan are asked to register  all at once as a unit on either  Sept.   20   or   27.   No   boys   or  girls   will   be   registered   this  year without proof of age in  the form of a birth certificate.  Registration    on    Saturday  Sept. 27 Willi take place from  10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Pender  Hiarbour Mall,  the  Trail. Bay  Mall, and Sunnycrest Plaza.  Sharpen up those skates.  Coast News, Sept. 17, 1975.     5  Village water expansion  ���75?b./~  Charles English Ltd.  REAL ESTATE & INSURANCE  GIBSONS, B.C.       Ph. 886-2481  SUNNYCREST SHOPPING CENTRE  TOLL FREE 687-6445  NOTARY PUBLIC ��� APPRAISALS  VELVET RD.: Zoned RH. Magnificent view of Georgia  Strait. $1<3,000.  GIBSONS: Across from United Church. Post & beam. Immaculate condition. 2 bdrm., FJP., stove and frig., drapes  included. Asking $45,000.  JUST LISTED: 1190 sq. ft., 5 bdrms., full basement, only  $5,500 down on $33,500. Balance by a-s. Property on sewer,  in village. 50 x 139 lot. Try offers.  TWO SUITES at $39,500 with $6000 down. Revenue is $440  per month. On sewer. The investor, dream. Easy terms  on a-s.  HWY. 101: 10 acres of sloping view property with creek  and beautiful ravine. This is excellent property. Asking  $50,000. Half down.  ROBERTS CREEK: 10 acres of developed land. Outbuildings, some clearing, private road. Asking $89,000. Full  value is there in this attractive property.  20 ACRES IN A.L.R.: Sloping with creek, two legals. Treed  Terms on $66,000.  DAVIS RD.: 3 bdrm home on big lot. Must sell. Offers  on $34,500. Home is only 6 yrs. old.  LOCKYER RD.: 10 acres with year round attractive creek.  S bdrm home. Acreage is partly cleared has long driveway. Vegetable garden. Home is situated to give maximum  seclusion. $48,000.  HOBBY FARM: with future subdivision potential, 4 bdrm.  home, stable and chicken house. Clear view property.  $120,000. ;  SKYLINE DRIVE: Large view lot with natural driveway.  Sewer close by. $16,000 to $22,000.  LANGDALE CHINES: Level building lots, some with view  $13,500. \  GIBSONS: Chamberlin Rd. ��� Nice rural area. Beautiful  lot 140' x 200'. Fenced. Fruit trees, good garden, chicken  house. Old time 2 bdrm. home in good shape. $34,500.  ROBERTS CREEK: Delightful waterfront property, 69' x 600'. Easy steps to beach and large boat house.  Lovely 3 bdrm. home, ensuite plumbing, fireplace, dining  room, large kitchen and utility room, large covered sun-  1 deck. Paved driveway and parking. Dble carport. Landscaped garden and decorative trees. $81,000.  HWY 101: 1 acre with good sound small starter house  and outbuildings. $29,500.  HWY. 101 and GAIL RD.: An extraordinary house for an  ordinary price. $39,500  HWY 101: Duplex, each suite has over 1100 sq. ft. 3 bdrjpns  on large lot. Revenue is $500 per month at present. $22,000  will handle on f.p. of $55,000.  SHAW RD.: Split level, Vz bsmt., 3 bdrm home. W-W carpets, large workshop at rear, all on 1% acres. F.P. $46,900.  Terms arranged.  It's only the bottom that's  flat ���  the top's all right.  Consumer  .(Continued from Page 1)  members in this province ahd  has a policy of establishing  local consumer groups and  contacts throughout the province. Membership in the CAiC  is $5 per year which includes  a subscription to the publication Canadian Consumer. The  group recently received approval of a $115,000 grant from  the federal Consumer and Corporate Affairs Department.  The local consumer group,  which is presently considering  affiliation with the CAC, has  received approval from the regional board to establish a  trouble line in regional district  offices. That special number  will be announced later.  Trustees ask for apology  Sechelt District School Trustees are still waiting for an  apology from John MeNevin.  MeNevin, a Regional Boar  director, was earlier quoted in  a Vancouver newspaper as allegedly saying that some school  trustees had a conflict of interest in the site selection for  the Sechelt Junior Secondary  school. 7  MeNevin subsequently said  .he was misquoted in the paper.  However, the Vancouver Sun  in which the article appeared,  .Would not print a retraction of?  the article claiming their reporter's notes indicate an accurate story.  At last week's board meeting, trustees considered dropping the matter but Trustee Pat  Murphy said, "I don't think we  should let it go."  New minister  Sept. 28  Ken Crosby -~ 886-2098  Don Sutherland ��� 885-9362  George Cooper  Anne Gurney ��� 886-2164  Jay Visser ��� 885-3300  - 886-9344  The West Howe1 Sound Pastoral charge of the United  Church announces their new  minister, Annette M. Rein-  hardt, will hold her first service Sunday September 28 at  9:30 a.m. in St. John's in Davis  Bay, and at 11:15 a.m. at Gibsons.  The  new  minister is to be  ordained this  Sunday  at  7:30  p.m.  in   Metropolitan   church.  1411   Quadra  Street,  Victoria.  Any calls regarding the United churches should be directed to Alex Gilrnore in Davis  Bay    at    885-9667   or   Louise  Hume in Gibsons  at 886-2951  after 5 p.m.  Cycle safely  Cyclists breaking traffic laws  or safety     rules caused     one  quarter of bicycle accidents in  Canada, warns Consumers' Association of Canada. Bicyclists  should know and obey traffic  rules.   When   cycling,  keep to  the right side of the roadway  and always ride in single file  IStbp and look when leaving a  lane or driveway. Walk bikes  across busy intersections, watch  for doors that open    suddenly when riding past cars. Night  riders     should  always     have  lights  and reflectors     on the  bike.  Weaving in  and  out of  traffic is  dangerous * for  both  bicyclists and motorists. Be a  cautious consumer. Join CAC,  801 - 251 Laurier Avenue West,  Ottawa, Ontario, KIP 5Z7.  School Superintendent John  Denley agreed the integrity of  the school board was involved  and suggested MeNevin publicly withdraw his statements.  The board passed a motion  asking MeNevin for an unconditional apology.  Adam is mad  (Continued from Page 1)  Meanwhile, in the background the two medical services amalgamate and the  common computer gains  knowledge that Adam in Gibsons is missing his payments.  It orders cancellation of his  policy.  Adam wonders what's going on, writes lots of letters,  worries about his leg.  Sometime later the medical services writes Adam a  letter. Oops, sorry, this was  a compute, error. Adam's  leg has  been waiting for a  computer.  Maybe you care about  Adam's problem. Maybe you  don't. But haven't you ever  felt like Adam?  .(Continued from Page 1)  topography. Under the previous  pressure system the lower part  of the village received adequate pressure while the top  part often experienced dry taps  with the presently increased  capacity and .pressure the upper village should receive good  pressure but the lower village*  may experience a blowout of  valves because of excessive  pressure. That problem is presently being alleviated by the  intallation of pressure reducing valves at certain critical  points.  To further increase the pressure for the upper town site  the village % has also recently  purchased a complete pump  set. The set, purchased from  a B.C. Hydro Peace River operation, consists of two ten  horsepower pumps, one for  standard use and one for standby, and a larger 65 horsepower  gas-propane convertible unit  capable of dispensing 750 gal-  Lons per minute. It is felt this  puanping system will provide  more than adequate water  pressure for the entire village  at all times.  Water rates in Gibsons are  presently $65 per year which is  comparable with other municipalities of this size. Council's  water committee has indicated  those rates will remain constant over the next few years,  which, according to that committee, is somewhat of a feat  since the village was very slow  in initiating a proper water  system in the first place.  Water   committee   chairman  A look at the Gibsons mill rate  prior to 1966 shows no major  municipal projects could have  taken place. The mill rate in  1959 was ten mills and in 1964  went    doiwn    to    seven   mills  evoking the question of whether council at that time was  sacrificing   municipal   services  such as water for the sake of  political   popularity.   In   1965,  after the release of the water  study by Dayton and Knight,  council   quickly   realized  the  water needs of the village and  it  was   decided  that   $113,000  would be spent on the capital  costs for a water system. Thus  the work was begun but with  water rates at $17 to $30 per  year from 1965 until last year,  an    extensive    water    system  would not develop too quickly  Council's hesitation to get.its  feet wet prevented the village  from borrowing money while  it was still relatively cheap to  do so, combined with the failure to raise water rates to a  more realistic rate resulted in  a system today that isn't quite  adequate for a village of this  size.  Presently, water development in the village is going  ahead according to the recommendations of a recent Dayton  and Knight report that is virtually an updated copy of the  original 1965 report. Work has  commenced along Abbs, Wyngaert and Martin roads, and an  eight inch feeder pipe is presently being installed along  Reed Rojyl. Various proposed  subdivisions in the village that  were   waiting   for   water  are  Water   committee   cnami-cu.     ����-_-    ..������=, ��.,__..���  Hoehne  conducted  a. personal    now ben* grjen the go^ad  study of several municipalities  similar in size to Gibsons. He  discovered that most of these  municipalities spent more money on a water system and spent  that money sooner than this  municipality. The present water system was not initiated  until 1966 at a cost of $113,000.  by council. The two million  gallon capacity reservoir near  Reed Road is to be completed  next summer. In the meantime  the water committee plans to  expand and improve water distribution steadily and as rapidly as income from water  rates will allow.  ARE YOU READY?  FOR YOUR HALLOWE'EN PARTY  YOURS WILL BE A BIG SUCCESS  IF YOUR TAPE COLLECTION IS COMPLETE  DON'T RISK A FLOP! MAKE SURE!  VISIT YOUR  TAPE EXCHANGE  at the  SECHELT FAMILY MART        885-9825  (Opposite the Bus Depot)  WATCH CLOSELY FOR OPENING DATE  PORT MELLON INDUSTRIES  GIBSONS  CREDIT UNION  WE AEE NOW OFFERING    10%   PER ANNUM  FOR A LIMITED ISSUE OF TERM DEPOSITS (Mil..$5,000)  ALL SHARES AND DEPOSITS GUARANTEED   NON-MEMBERS PLEASE NOTE  Membership in this Credit Union is now open, and applications  to join may be accepted from all residents, businessmen, and  fee employed in the Gibsons   municipality   and   surrounding  rural areas.  A NEW CREDIT UNION OFFICE BUILDING WILL SOON BE  ERECTED IN GIBSONS FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE  IF YOU HAVE ANY ENQUIRIES PLEASE CALL US AT 886-2833 FOODS FEATURE  Grouchy? Try a good breakfast  darkling or grouchey - how  do you feel when you wake up  in __e morning? No matter in  what mood you get out of bed,  plan to take time for a good  -breakfast.  In the morning, the body's  supply of blood sugar, which  is the basic fuel for the brain  and central nervous system, is  at its lowest point. At least  seven hours, and more likely  ten to twelve hours, have gone  tij since your last meal and  the body no longer has any  food to produce blood sugar.  This is why it is so important  to have a good breakfast. Skip  it and you become Sluggilsih*  tdowrthinking and inefficient  by mid-morning. Studies have  shown over and over again  that {people perform poorly and  do less work when break_5ast  is ommitted. Similarly students  lack concentration and learn  more slowly.  Of all meals, breakfast is the  easiest to skip. We are usually  in a rush and too often, .the  menu is the same old thing day  after day. But who said breakfast had to be dull? Try foods  that brighten the table and  contain protein. This will main  tain your energy till luntohtime.  Alccording to experts, the  way it works is that your sugar starved body is craving  quick energy but in order that  the energy stays with you all  morning, you must also eat the  protein content foods.  The protein slows down the  body utilization of sugar and  ���gives you a constant energy  level all morning instead of an  immediate  zap   that lasts   no  PRINTED PATTERN  SIZES  4970   2_8  Hlappjy Sun-Days are here!  Delight a little girl with this  scooped princess dress and panties. Sew 'n' Save dollars ���  whip up both in ice-cool blends,  pique, knit.  Printed Pattern 4970: Children's Sizes 2, 4, 6, 8. Size 6  takes 2 1/8 yds. 35-inch.  $1.00 for each pattern���caiSh,  cheque or money order. Add  15c each pattern for first-class  mail and special handling.  Print plainly Size, Name, Address, Style" Number. Send to  Anne Adams, Coast News,  Pattern Dept., 60 Progress Ave.  Scarborough, .Ont. MIT 4P7  IT PAYS TO SEW���you save  so much money! Send now for  New Spring-Summer Pattern  Catalog! Over 100 partners,  pants, long, short styles. Free  pattern coupon, 75c  Sew & Knit Book   $1.25  Instant Money Crafts ... $1.60  Instant Sewing Book $1.00  Instant Fashion Book  ... $1.00  For all your Sewing  and Knitting Needs  FABRIC HOUSE  Marine Drive 886-7525  longer than an hour.  Here are a few ideas to stimulate bored appetites. Go old  Ehigjlish with grilled kidneys  and. sausages, buttered toast  and marmalade; French with  cheese, flaky croissants and  cafe au lait; Norwegian with  smoked     meat,     kipper     and  cheese. There's also nothing  wrong with Spanish omelet;,  chicken livers on toast or with  potato pancakes; french-toast-  ed tuna fish sandwich; scrambled eggs on rye with shredded  cheese and crumbled bacon;  fried egg, cheese and luncheon meat sanicfiwich or even  cottaige cheese and fruit salad.  iSbund strange? They might  just   appeal   to   those   chronic  breakfast skippers.  It is obvious that you cannot  go gourmet for breakfast every  day. Some dishes take to long  to prepare, so save them for  leisurely, weekends. On hectic  mornings, serve fruit juice  with cereal and milk, or a  iscramibleid' egg sandwich, or  muffins with jam and cheese.  Even buttered toast with peanut butter or cheese spread is  nutritious. Being in a hurry is  no excuse for missing breakfast.  The best time to plan your  bre___fast is before you get up  ���like the night before. Prepare  you- omelet mix, pancakes or  waffle batter, meat or vege-  tables^ arid refrigerate them in  covered containers. You can  even set the table before you  go to bed.  B     Coast News, Sept. 17, 1075.  WANTED  Used furniture or what  have yon  AL'S USED FURNITURE  WE BUT BEER  BOTTLES  Gibsons ��� 886-2812  The Insurance Corporation of British Columbia regrets  that normal service was disrupted during the strike.  But now we're back in full operation. Here is  how vehicle owners can get their claim  settled as conveniently and as  quickly as possible.  AN APPOINTMENT SYSTEM .  An appointment system has been  developed to catch up on the outstanding claims and to make it as easy as  possible for vehicle owners. Here's how  the appointment system works:  If your vehicle has been involved in  an accident during or after the strike,  simply complete this appointment form.  Then mail it directly to the Claims Office  where it is most convenient for you to  go to make your claim. We'll phone you  as soon as possible to give you an  appointment at a time and day you  would prefer.  If you have already mailed in your  accident details during the strike, it is  still necessary that you contact us  using this form.  If your vehicle has been involved in  an accident, but you have no damage  to claim, just phone us at 665-2800,  in Vancouver, to report the details.  CLAIMS OFFICES ARE  LOCATED AT:  VANCOUVER LOWER MAINLAND  700 Tupper Avenue, Coquitlam. B.C. V3K 9Z9  5817 Production Way, Langley, B.C.V3A9Z9  2885 Thretheway Street, Matsqui. B.C. V2T 9Z9  1320 - 3rd Avenue, New Westminster, B.C. V3M 9Z9  1174 Welch Street, North Vancouver, B.C. V7P 9Z9  285 Simpson Road, Richmond, B.C. V6X 9Z9  No. 1 - 8050 King George Highway, Surrey, B.C. V3Y 9Z9  1311 South Kootenay Street, Vancouver. B.C.V5K 9Z9  999 Kingsway, Vancouver, B.C. V5V 9Z9  2256 West Broadway, Vancouver, B.C.V6K9Z9  VANCOUVER ISLAND  P.O. Box 809, Nanaimo, B.C. V9R 9Z9  3300 Douglas Street. Victoria, B.C. V8Z 9Z9  908 Island Highway, Campbell River, B.C. V9W 9Z9  378 Boundary Road, Duncan, B.C. V9L 9Z9  316 Argyle Street. Port Alberni. B.C. V9Y 9Z9  INTERIOR OF THE PROVINCE  1251 Battle Street, Kamloops, B.C. V2C 9Z9  4001 - 15th Avenue, Prince George, B.C. V2N 9Z9  2985 Highway Drive, Trail, B.C. V1R 9Z9  446 Van Home Street. Cranbrook, B.C. V1C 929  1107 -103rd Avenue, Dawson Creek, B.C. V1G 9Z9  1662 Main Street. Penticton, B.C. V2A 9Z9  4641 Laze He Avenue, Terrace, B.C. V8G 9Z9  No. 2, 4320 - 29th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 9Z9  74 South 1st Avenue, Williams Lake, B.C. V2G 9Z9  1658_Springfield Road. Kelowna, B.C. V1Y 9Z9  No appointment is necessary.  INJURIES.  Passengers or pedestrians who have  sustained an injury in an accident will  be contacted by the Corporation immediately after the owner of the vehicle  has reported the accident to a Claims  Office. These injured people need not  request an appointment.  Vehicle owners who were involved in  an accident before the strike and have  received a claim number but the claim  has not been settled will be contacted  by an adjuster as soon as possible.  There is no need to request a further  appointment at a Claims Office.  NON-DRIVEABLE VEHICLES.  Once your completed appointment  form has been received at a Claims  Office, we will phone you and make  special arrangements to estimate your  vehicle damage.  REPAIRED VEHICLES .  If you have had your vehicle repaired  during the strike, and paid either the  deductible portion of your insurance or  r������������������������������-������--������������������----���������������-���--  l  l  i  i  i  l  I  i  I  ���  I  i  i  the entire amount, use this form to  make an appointment. We will phone  you on how to proceed with your claim.  BROKEN GLASS.  You don't have to make an appointment if the only damage is cracked or  broken glass. We have made special  arrangements with glass replacement  companies throughout the province.  Go to the company of your choice and  have the broken glass replaced. Be  sure to take along your Owner's  Certificate.  We have made special provisions for  vehicle owners who do. not.wish to  make an appointment. Two Claims  Offices on the lower mainland will  operate without appointments. One is  at 4399 Wayburne Drive in Burnaby  and the other is at 406 S.W. Marine  Drive in Vancouver. These Claims  Offices will be open from 8:45 a.m. to  6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, on a  no-appointment, first come, first  served basis. These Claims Offices  will open for business on Friday,  September 5th. ,  ANY QUESTIONS? CALL OUR  INFORMATION CENTRE, COLLECT,  AT 665-2800 IN VANCOUVER. PLEASE  DO NOT CALL THE CLAIMS OFFICES.  CLAIMS APPOINTMENT REQUEST CARD  ��� PLEASE PRINT-  "VM4MC  -  wvannncss  PwriNP  BUS.  HOME  MY VEHICLE  MAKE   MY VEHICLE  _  YEAR   MY VEHICLE  .LIC. PLATE NO..  MY VEHICLE IS  LOCATION OF VEHICLE  (IF NOT DRIVEABLE)   WHAT HAPPENED?.  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  I     '  I       I  1    J   !    DATE OF ACCIDENT  I OR LOSS  ���driveable  ��� NOT DRIVEEABLE  ���undamaged  ���repaired  WAS ANYONE QlNJURED ���HOSPITALIZED  J   IF ANOTHER VEHICLE INVOLVED IN THIS ACCIDENT-  i  J    OTHER PARTY'S NAME '          '  }    OTHER PARTY'S ADDRESS.  .PHONE.  BUS.  HOME  i   DO NOT ATTACH OR ENCLOSE ANY SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS WHEN MAILING THIS CARD  PLEASE COMPLETE THIS FORM AND MAIL TO THE CLAIMS OFFICE WHERE IT IS  MOST CONVENIENT TO MAKE YOUR CLAIM.  B3  ���  INSURANCE CORPORATION  OF BRITISH COLUMBIA w ���ia_aiS!f i<_�� ��3W*nrwi.t.T��_��i -j-1-flj^ijwnui-..t.  /  m Your Horoscope yL      New professionals at St. Mary's Hospita  Horoscope for the next week  By TRENT VARRO  ARIES - March 21 to April 20  This period should, be a very  satisfying one for you. Seek  the association of people who  make you feel relaxed and com  fortable. Legal matters are under good aspect.  TAURUS - April 21 to May 21  It's quite possible that you are  starting out in a new line of  work. This will work out well  if you pay close attention to  details and' lay a solid foundation for tftie years to come.  GEMINI - May 22 to June 21  Gain is coming your way. Jus-  have patience. If you are careful at this time you will reap  some astohishinig benefits later  on this year. Don't try to rush  things ��� too much.  CANCER - June 22 to July 22  A new business venture may  be facing- you at this time. This  could work out well if you will  carefully evaluate all the angles and be guided by sensible  thinking.  LEO -July 23 to   August   23  Don't allow a passing love affair to deter you from your  main goal in life. You may feel  a little rebellious with matters  pertaining to the heart. Don't  take it too seriously.  VIRGO - Aug. 24 to Sept. 22  _3ome important news from far  atway may play a big part in  your future. Your horoscope  is "under a most favourable aspect now. Be sure to think out  things clearly. Dont jump to  conclusions!  LIBRA -  Sept. 23 to Oct. 23  An easing of tension should  make Libra persons feel more  like their normal selves. There  is a period of great gain coming your way later on this sum  mer. Prepare for this now.  SCORPIO - Oct. 24 - Nov. 22  Good luck is with you all this  coming week; in fact almost  anything you turn your hand  to will work out well. This is  not quite the case in romantic  affairs of the heart however .  SAGITTARIUS-Nov.23 -Dec.21  Two extremely powerful trines  in the zodiac are working in  t your favour. Don't push too  'hard, things will work out very  well if you will only give them  the chance to benefit you!  CAPRICORN - Dec.22 - Jan.20 /  A much smoother time should  be yours now, if you held your  temper in check last week. Soc  ial activities are well aspected  in your solar chart for the  coming  week.  AQUARIUS - Jan.21 to Feto-18  Your ambitions for success are  shaping up nicely for the things  that you REALLY want in  life. The next few months will  set a pattern to follow in the  future. Be wise!  PISCES  - Feb. 19 to Mar. 20  Your persuasive powers are under most favourable . aspect.  Lady Luck" is riding along .  with you and should enable  you to achieve'a great deal  with'perhaps very little money.  (Copyright 1975 _y Trent Varro. All rights reserved.)  St. Mary's Hospital and the  Sunshine Coast continue to attract excellent professionals.  The combination of the attractions of living in tih�� area  and the work at St. Mary's  Hospital has resulted in the acceptance by Dr. Mavis Burrows  - of the position of Radiologist  at St. Mary's Hospital. Dr. Burrows, a fully qualified Radiologist comes with excellent references, more than substantiated by her work at tihe hospital.  In July of this year Mr. Jeffrey Smith and his wife after  For your printing phone 886-2622  Would you like to sew  the Stretch and Sew Way?  LESSONS TO START MON., SEPT. 2Z  OR WED., SEPT. 24 ��� 7:30 to 9:30  6 LESSONS ��� $18.00  Call DIANE CARSON -886-2861  Ik  SHOCKED?  At the high price of electrical work  in the area?  TRY SUPERIOR ELECTRIC  for the lowest possible price  ALL WORK GUARANTEED  R. SIMPKINS, Licensed Electrical Contractor  -   885-2412 night or day  bemg accepted by St. Mary's.  Hosptal have taken up permanent residence in the Halfmoon  Bay area. Mr. Smith was formerly the Senior X-ray technician at Burnaby General Hospital, leaving his position to the  great regret of Burnaby hospital medical staff arid administration iri order to work in St.  Mary's Hospital and enjoy the  attractions qf living in this  area.  . Following less than a 24 hour  visit to the hospital and community Mr. and Mrs. Ian Hun  ter have opted to leave their  home of eight years in Brandon Manitoba, in order to make  their  home  on  the  Sunshine  Coast. Mr. Hunter is leaving his  position as Senior Physiotherapist at Brandon General Hps-.  pital to .take on the responsibilities   of   the   physiotherapy  department of St. Mary's Hospital.   Has   education,   training  and extensive experience will  be a great asset to the hospital  and the community.  Ellen Bragg Administrator of  St. Mary's Hospital states that  "the work of Dr. Burrows and  Coast News, Sept. 17, 1975.     7  Mr. Smith is very mucih appreciated by the hospital and medical staff and their relationships with patients and staff is  excellent."  "The hospital is looking forward to working with Mr. Hun  . ter. An additional bonus is that  he is an excellent musician and'  band leader. Brandon General  Hospital is sorry to lose him,"  said Mrs. Bragg.  All three have come with excellent references and qualifications and the hospital feels  very fortunate to have been  able to attract professional persons of such calibre.  ' ^y^w^<��  Jefrey Smith takes on duties of X-ray technician at St. Mary's  Radiologist Dr. Mavis Burrows,  new at St. Mary's.  O.E.S. summer activities  Mt. Elphinstone Chapter No.  65 O.EJS. re-opened Thursdav  September 4, with a good attendance of members and. three  visitors. A summary of summer activities told of an enjoyable picnic held at Roberts  Creek Beacih' Park and a mystery trip Aug. 10 with. 33 members and two visitors, Mr. and  Mrs. Bob Willscraft, Worthy  Matron and Patron of Royal  City Chapter, New Westminster.  Nine cars left Wilson Creek,  with the airport being the first  stop, next a tour of Tsawcome  Properties and a trip through  the Indian Reserve, then on to  Seaside Village, a new residential area in Sechelt.  The next stop was the Sunshine Coast Arena, where a  tour of the building took place.  Departure was by way of Sunshine Heights Subdivision, Porpoise Bay and past the proposed bird sanctuary, and then on  to Porpoise Bay campsite  where tea was enjoyed by all.  Everyone was of, the opinion  that riiuoh had been learned  about the Sechelt area.  On Aug. 17 the Past Matron's  Club held1 their summer meeting at the Cummings home in  Roberts Creel?, the ladies inviting their husbands to a  smorgasbord supper after the  meeting.  Plans were set in motion for  their Friendship Night, Sept.  18, Official visit Oct. 16 and  Fall Bazaar, Nov. 15 in the  Roberts Creek Community hall  Cancer, dressing workers start  their activities this month.  Clean cotton and flannelette  sheets would be appreciated  Contact any Eastern Star member if you wish to donate these  items.'  OF JALNA FAME  Mazo de la Roche, one of  Canada's most famous authors,  died on July 12, 1961.  i  $      ��      _      s  Above average earnings are  yours as a Fuller Brush representative. Openings near  your home. Male or Female.  Full or Sparetime. For details write T. G. Diamond,  R.R. 3, Kamloops. B.C. Be  sure to enclose phone number.  Custom Made Draperies  CARSON'S DRAPERIES - 886-2861  ICBC  *'YX  REPLACEMENT CAR SERVICE  ASK US.  We'll give you a long list of numbers  to choose from. like $12.95 a day,  with gas extra. Just decide how many  miles you'll drive and we'll figure  out your best rate.  At HOST, we feaiture the Chrysler  family of fine cars and other quality  makes and models. So you can rent  the hot number of your choice. With  extra friendly service ���always.  Come play ithe numbers game at  HOST . . . and win  All major credit cards honored.  TRAIL BAY MALL, SECHELT  Vega Hatchback  For toll free intemational reservations  coast to coast call 800-261-6355  (toll free)  885-3201  NOW OPEN FOR INSPECTION!      ,  TSAWCOME PROPERTIES  a planned residential community  on the Sunshine Coast!  The latest concept in sectional home designs in a park like setting at  Davis Bay just three miles south of Sechelt. Own your own two or three  bedroom Bendix Home on site with a prepaid twenty-one year lease.  ��� All services underground'  ��� Blacktopped roads  ��� Cablevision  ��� Qualifies for Provincial Government Home Owners Grant  or second mortgage.  ��� Mortgage financing available through TSAWCOME  PROPERTIES  ��� Optional decorator furnishing package if desired  For full information call our Sales Representatives  at 885-2273 daytime  or 886-7870 evenings ��**"���- -  Ancient weaponry revived  Crossbows are made out oi  wood or aluminum. Here Chen  Jay holds a custom black Aan-  erican walnut crossbow worth  aibout $250.  One of these days on your  wanderings around North Road  in Gibsons, you may perchance  run across a clan of people  sporting funny medieval clothes  and armed with crossbows and  arrows and all the rest of it  and you may suddenly feel  yourself akin to Mark Train's  Connecticut Yankee in King  Arthur's Court.  Blink your eyes a few times,  watch out for the arrows, and  you may be lucky enough to  focus in on one of the lads,  yes, that's him there, it's Robin  . . . Robin . . . what's-his-name?  No, no, not that one. I meant  Robin Sinclair..And' his merry  men and ladies.  Whether you're rich or whether you're poor, ask Robin  about crossbows.  He n\akes them, he shoots  them, and if you've got a week  or so to spare he'll tell you all  about them.  Robin and a number of other  crossbow and bow and arrow  enthusiasts are in the midst  of establishing a club on the  Sunshine Coast. So you understand the introduction to this  story was not a figment of the  writer's imagination. The culmination of the archery club  ��� the epic of the year, as, Robin refers to it ��� is to have a  two day medieval shooting com  petition    complete    with   cos-  k      *  * ^    _. *   *  2?  .*-**��!_?.  ***    > *     ^ ____P**     4__r <*  **�� v- ***'%. * * *     tI_____et *t��*_-> ��� ���-!". ''.* * x - ���***��"-*.*v..# * *%����������� ������** ��� ��*�����  ���-*.%;  Kathy Schott aims at the "fox'  She is shooting a light weight aluminum crossbow.  tumes, pork on the spit, and.  of course the ubiquitous wenches toting ale.  But that annual fall event  will not take place until next  year mainly because the archery club is only in the growing  stages. In fact it was only a  few months ago that Robin,  who has been involved with  crossbows since way back  when, decided it was time to  bring these primitive but very  sporting weapons to this area.  The initial introduction occurred when the Powell River  Archery Club held a one day  archery school during Sechelt  Timber Days last May. The enthusiasm there was apparently  good enough to warrant an organization here. That brings us  to today and the birth of the  local archery club with HI mem  bers and 44 acres of land on  the Outskirts of Gibsons to  shoot on.  "What we want is a family  club," Robin says. "There's no  age limit, my four year old  daughter shoots."  Robin also stresses that the  group will hot be a hunting  club. It's strictly a target shooting club but it's set up in such  a way so as not to make it boring. In other words, you won't,  foe part of a line-up to shoot the  bulls-eye.  "We want to teach people to  be good hunters with primitive weapons. The idea is to  simulate the target in the most  natural hunting conditions."  The targets are color cardboard replicas of animals divided into several categories.  There are the forest animals,  for instance, like deer, pheasant, and fox and there are the  rhino and the lions. These targets are positioned on various  safari animals such as the  parts of the property, behind  clumps of bushes, hills, and  logs. In a competition the 'hunt  ers in groups of three or four  will follow a course and the  idea is, of course, to see how  many "animals" you can bag  The group plans to affiliate  itself with the American Crossbow Association (there's no  Canadian association) and the  B. C. Archery Association.  These associations provide safety standard and provincial and  CHURCH  SERVICES  ANGLICAN  Rev. David H. P. Brown  St. Bartholomew's  Morning Service ��� 11:15- a.m.  St. Aidan's  'Morning Service ��� 9:30 ajn.  Except 4th Stmday  Family Service ���. 1)1:00 a.m.  GIBSONS UNITED CHURCH  11:15 a.m., Divine Service  9:30 a.m.. Wilson Creek  BAPTIST CHURCH  Pas��tor F. Napora  Office  886-2011,  Res.  885-9905  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'* Chnren  Fattier E. 6. Lehner  11 am. Mass, Simdays  Phone 885-9526  GIBSONS PENTECOSTAL  Member  P.A.O.C.  Phone 886-7107  Highway ahd Martin Road  Sunday  School 9:45 a.m.  Morning Worship 11 a m.  Evening Service 7 p.m.  Wed., Bible Study, 7:SO p.m.  Pastor G. *W. Foster  GLAD TIDINGS TABERNACLE  Gower Point Road  Phone   886-2660  Sunday school  10:15  ajn.  Worship Service 11:00 a.m.  Revival 7:00 pjn.  Bible study Wed. 7:30 pjn.  Pastor Nancy Dykes  CHRISTIAN SCIENCE  Sundays at 11:15 a.m. Jn St.  John's United Church, Davis  Bay by an informal group of  Christian Scientists.  Everyone  Welcome  Phone: 885-9778 or  886-7882  Mrs. Edwards celebrates with the whole  Mrs. M. A. Edwards centre front, celebrated her 86th birthday with the family last week.  Eighty-six years young, Mrs.  M. A. Edwards of Gibsons, celebrated her August 28 birthday last Sunday with her family of five daughters, 11 grandchildren and 19 great grandchil  dren. The event was celebrated  with 47 family and friends at  the heme of grandson and wife  Mr. and Mrs. J. Buchanan, 436  West 26tSh in North "Vancouver,  Mrs. Edwards resided in Squamish a number of years before  moving to Gibsons where she  now lives  with  her youngest  daughter Miss Pat Edlwards.  Mrs. Edwards 86th birtihday  party was hosted by her grandchildren, their families and her  five daughters Mrs. J. D. McLeod of New Westminster, Mrs.  S. Buchanan and Mrs. H. But-  terworth of Squamish, Mrs. D.  White of Richmond and Miss  Edwards.  Attending the event were  grandchildren: Mr. and Mrs. B.  Carson of Squamish and their  children Evelyn, Bruce, Janet,  Robert and Patti; Mr. and Mrs.  Jim Buchanan of North Vancouver and children Karen,  Linda and John; Mr. Michael  Buchanan   of  Vancouver;   Mr.  and Mrs. ;B. McDonald of New  Westminster and children Gary  and Lori; Mr. and Mrs. Roy  McLeod and Mr. and Mrs. Alan  McLeod, also of (New Westminster and their children Barbra  and Dianna; Mr. and Mrs. J.  White of Richmond, B.C. and  their children Shannon,.'Shelley  Lara and Lisa; Mr. and Mrs. S.  Ryan, also of Richmond and  their children Maureen, Kathleen and Stephen; and Carol  and Brian Butterworth, daugh-  te and son of Mr. and Mrs. H.  Butterworth of Squamish.  national competition guidelines.  Arrangements are also being  made with the B.C. Wildlife  Commission to inaugurate a  course injhunting with a crossbow.  Besides that Robin himself  will be giving crossbow lessons  and. Karl   Eha,   Canada's   top  S     Coast News, Sept. 17, 1975.  archer will be on hand from  time to time'to provide lessons  in shooting the bow and arrow  What about equipment? The  club will have some bows and  crossbows on hand and if you  get hooked and want your own,  you can buy metal crossbows  ready to shoot for under $165.  Archer   Bob   Latham   demon-     tion.  strates the proper aiming posi-  'W  Elphinstone Recreations  4th Annual  RENO TRIP  7 Days of Fun  LEAVING SECHELT NOV. 1,1975  Phone Eyes. 885-3339; Days 886-2248  SUNSHINE COAST  REGIONAL DISTRICT  COURT OF REVISION  Take notice that the Sunshine Coast Regional District Court of Revision will sit ��� on the following dates in the Board Room of the District Office,  Whasrf Street, Sechelt, B.C.:  Wednesday October 1,  1975 ��� 10:00 ajn.  to 12:00 noon  Saturday,   October  4,   1975  ���   10:00  a.m.  v to 12:00 noon -  to hear any complaints and correct and revise the  1975 SCRD Electoral List.  Copies of the 1975 list of Electors covering Electoral  Areais 'A' 'B' 'C 'D' 'E' and. *F' of the Sunshine Coast  Regional District will be posted upon the Public  Notice Board in the Regional District Office and at  all post offices and community halls on September  19, 1975.  *  Mrs. A. G. Pressley,  Secretary-Treasurer In Library  Fiction:  Inside Shadows by D. M.  Clark.  The Gallows Are Waiting by  John Creasey.,  The Candy Factory by Sylvia Fraser.  Exxonerataon by IRidhard  Rohmer.  Nonfiction:  Biography  The Boy from Winnipeg by  James H. Gray.  The Fabulous Kelley by Thomas 'P. Kelley. .  Eleanor and Frankln by Joseph P.  Lash.  Hockey is a Battle by Scott  Young.  Canadiana  Canada's War by J. L. Gra-  natstein.  N    Pack Saddles to Tete Jaune  Cache by James G. MacGregor.  Gardening  Color in Your Winter Garden by Robert Nicholson.  Coast News, Se_>t 17, 1975.     &  Sunshine Coast service guide  AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES  NOD TIRES?  Come in to  COASTAL TIRES  at fhe S-BENDS on  Highway 101  Phone 880-2700  AUTOMOTIVE - PARTS  SALES and SERVICE  ��� Rotor Lather service for  Disc brakes and Dram  Brakes.  ��� Valve and Seat Grinding  ALL MAKES SERVICED  DATSUN SPECIALISTS  JAMIESON AUTOMOTIVE  AL JAMIESON  Gibsons     Phone 886-7919  BANKS  ROYAL BANK Of CANADA  ��������3%. *��*��. 888-2291  SECHELT Branch-Ph. 885-2281  HOURS  Gibsons: Mon. - Thurs.  _]��� a.m. - 3 p.m.  e_5?'i2�� ��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  BUILDING SUPPLIES  TWIN CRf_K LUMB8.  & BUILDING SUPPUES LM.  Everything for your building  needs  Free Estimates  Phone 886-3291-8  I & H SWANSON LIB.  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  Pbone 886-9221  BULLDOZING, BACKHOE  BULLDOZING (Cont'd)  BOUTIN BULLDOZING  Clearing ��� Landscaping  Backhoe Work  Phone 886-9824  R.R. 2 Gibsons  JOHN ROBINSON CONTRACTING  Backhoe, Ditching, Drains;  Waterlines, Etc;  Box 237, Gibsons, B.C.  PHONE   886-7983  CABINET MAKING  OCEANSIDE FURNITWE  4CABHKTSH0P  Hardwood Specialists  Custom Designed Furniture  Kitchen and Bathroom  Cabinetry  Remodelling  R. BDCKIN  Beach Ave., Roberts Creek  Pbone 885-3417  CLEANERS  /-KOSHER  We Clean Carpets,  Chesterfields, etc.  No Soap Buildup  Stay Clean Longer  5_tEE. ESfPJMATES  TOM SINCLAIR  tfox 294, Seohelt  Phone 885-9327  12 - lor after 5 p.m.  CONSTRUCTION  GIBSONS BUILDING SUPPLIES  (1971> LTD.  ALL BUILDING MATERIALS  READY-MIX  CONCRETE - GRAVEL  WESTWOOD HOMES  GENERAL  PAINT  886-2642 886-7833  Highway 101 - Gibsons  CUSTOM BACKHOE WORK  SEPTIC TANKS INSTALLED  Government Approved      \  Free Estimates  Excavations ��� Drainage  Waterlines, etc.  Ph. 885-2921. Roberts Creek  ELECTRICIANS  ^)\BE ELECTRIC LTd.,  Phone 886-7605  Box 860 Gibsons  "POWER TO THE  PEOPLE"  SIM ELECTRIC Ud.  Electrical Contractor  Sechelt ��� Phone 885-206*  ITEATING  TED HUME SERVICES  Gibsons,, B.C. 886-2951  Parts,  Service,  Installations  Stoves, Furnaces, Heaters, etc.  Certified Instrument Mechanic  JANITOR SERVICE  Welcome to fhe  Ffoorsblne Coast  HomsoiflB  JJjmORSBVKE  Specialists in Cleaning  Floor Waxing, Spray  Buffing, Window Cleaning  Phone   886-7131,   Glb-ons  MACHINE SHOP  At fhe Sign of the Chevron  HILIS MACHIK. SHOP  & MARINE SHVH1IM.  Arc & Acty Welding  Machine Shop  Steel Fabricating  Automotive - Marine Repair  Marine Ways  Standard Marine Station  Phone 886-7721  Res. 886-9956  MORRIFS CONCRETE  Driveways - Walks  Placing & Flnishinr  Floors -Patios - Stairs  *ox 884, Sechelt, Ph. 885-941S  FREE ESTIMATES  ROBERTS CHEEK DRVWAU  Taping and Filling  by Hand  and  Matehine  Spraytex Sparkle Ceilings  Herb Schoepfiin 885-2936  Sedhelt  CHAIN  SAWS  SECHELT CHAIN SAW CENTRE  LTD.  SALES & SERVICE  Chain Saws ��� Outboards  Boats ��� Marine. Supplies  Sechelt      885-9626  DISPOSAL SERVICES  SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICE 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  MARINE SERVICES  PA2C0 F1BREGLASSIHG  Complete Marine ft Industrial  Repairs  14 ft 16 ft Canoes  6V2, 8, 10 and 17 Vi Runabouts  Used Boat Sales  FREE ESTIMATES  Eh. 886-9604 or 886-9111  MOVING ft STORAGE  L�� WRAH TRANSFER LH  Household Moving ft Storage  Complete Packing  Packing Materials for Sale  Member AMied 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  GET YOUR MAP  SUNSHINE COAST  at fhe  COAST NEWS  63^ each  PAINTING  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  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  PENINSULA PLUMBING  CONTRACTING  Sechelt Highway & Pratt Rd.  Port Mellon ��� Pender Harbour  Free Estimates  Phone 886-9533  Ray Coates ��� 886-7872  RAY NEWMAN PLUMBfjK  SALES ft  SERVICE  Hot Water Heating  Building & Alterations  Davis Bay Rd., R.R. 1,  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2116  SEASIDE PLUMBING LTD.  PLUMBING ��� PIPEFITTING  STEAMFTPriNG  HOT WATER HEATING  886-7017  All work Guaranteed  REFRIGERATION  JOHN HUD-SMITH  REFRIGERATION  ft  MAJOR APPLIANCE     ,  SERVICE  Port Mellon to Pender Harbour  Used   Refrigerators   for   Sale  Phone  886-2231  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-HaEmark Cards &  .wrappings; Gifts, Picture  Puzzles; English bone china  cups, saucers, etc.  Boutique   Items  Local Artists' Paintings  CROSSWORD PUZZLE  ACROSS  l."Now-   this"  5. Word of  regret  9. Suit  fabric  10. Used a  razor strop  12. Ira  Gershwin-  forte  14. Relative  of elite  15. Sales  notice  16. Minstrels'  instruments  18. Biblical  city  19. Uke a  slender  candle  21. Mine  ' extract  22. Give the  once-over  23. Recoiled,  as in pain  25. Eat at  evening'  '28. Playpen  dweller  29. Gnawed, as  by a lion  32. Guido's  ���highest  note  35. Type  measures  36. Discovers  39. Jewish  month  40. Schoolbook  holder  41. Look  ������that!  42. American  Indian  44. Place side  by side  46. Throws  48. The senior  49. Elongate-  fish  50. Recognizes  DOWN  1. Time of  greatest  strength  2. Blunder  3. Well-  co-ordinated  4. Repeat  5. Exclamation  6. Cuts short  7. Cuckoo  8. Without  anxiety  9. Group of  nominees  11. Challenged  13. Mulligan  s  3  3  ?  Sh|3  p  r*  u  3  a  1  3  ��� si lit'  3  S  q  d d\(l  31 '-������  A  V  1  et  V  a JLtse'.-.  31  s  3  x  V  o  IHsvn  EBE  ���'������VIS  .. WED-  ennnF  BEE .- -.  ���-.snE  1 _U��ilO--_Q! _K _t! __|c_t] V|^  E7.G. . REPEE   ED  v  -*) l  d  Si  O  I  a a  Q 3ltM O  39H  3  "1T,2Jv   Today's Answer  copy    -        ��.   .   .  20. Hangers-on  21. Choral  group  24. Refusal  26. Guido's  lowest  -   note  27. Trapper's  prize  29. Kind of  umbrella  30. Saturate  31. Irish  for  Eleanor  33. Realty  contracts  34. Late  summer  flower  BC2EQ   EC-BIT'  37. Opera  wear  38. Doctor  f deterrent  40. Broker's  advice  43. Before  45. Poem of  praise  47. Diamond  position  RETAIL STORES (Cont'd)  C     &     S  HARDWARE  &  APPLIANCES  Sechelt ��� 885-9713  T.V. & RADIO (Cont'd)  PAJAK ELECTRONICS  CO.  I/TD.  RCA & ELECTROHOME  Authorized Dealer  sales and service  886-7333 Gibson.  BERNINA  SEWING MACHINES  NOTIONS, etc.    .__.._..  REPAIRS AND SERVICE  TO ALL MAKES  FABRIC HOUSE  Marine Drive  Gibsons 886-7585  TRAILER PARK  SUNSHINE COAST TRAIAPAtf  1 Mile West of Gibsons, Hlvay  Laundromat  Extra Large Lots  and Recreation Area  Parklike Setting  Phone 886-9626  TREE TOPPING  ROOFING  STAN HILSTAD ROOFING  DUROID, SHAKES  OR REROOfTNG  R.R.  1, Port Melton Highway  Gibsons Pihone 886-2923  TUE 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.  SURVEYORS  ROY & WAGENAAR  B.C. LAND SURVEYORS  CIVIL ENGINEERS  Marine Building - Wlharf Stre-t  Box 609, Sechelt, B.C.  885-2332  ROBERT W. AUK  B.C. LAND SURVEYOR  Sechelt Lumber Building  Wharf St. Box 607  Seohelt B. C.  Office  885-2625  Res.  885-9581  T.V. & RADIO  SUNSHINE COAST TV  SALB & SERVICE LT*  ADMIRAL - ELECTROHOME  and ZENITH DEALERS  Gordon Oliver - Ed Nicholson  "IN THE HEART OF  DOWNTOWN SEC0H_ELT.M  Box 799,  Sechelt  Phone 885-9816  CLOSED ON MONDAYS  _       NEVBB'TV  Service Depot for  PHILIPS ��� ZENITH  PANASONIC - ADMIRAL  FLEETWOOD DEALER  MASTERCHARGE  Phone 886-2280  J & C ELECTRONICS  & APPLIANCES  Charles (Chuck) Stephens  SALES and SERVICE  INGLIS & PHILIPS  MARINE  ELECTRONICS  Across from Red & White  Sechelt 885-2568  TRUCKING  DOUBLE rRr TRUCKING LTD.  SAND, GRAVEL, FILL  DRAIN ROCK. ETC.  Chaster Rd.  Gibsons, B.C. 886-7109  You can order  them at the  COAST NEWS  Rubber Stamps  Theatre Tickets  Statement Pads  Receipt Books  Business Cards  Adding Machine Rolls  Gibsons ��� Ph. 886-2622  FLOATS  \Log or styro floats to\  order,   gangplanks\  wharves, anchors - Cal  I us for your requirements\  Call BERT CARSON  886-2861 :__.-> _._e>tf��-.w��:  lO   Coast News, Sept. 17, 1975  RUGBY  Gibsons last minute loss  Gibsons Rugby Club lost the  season opener last Saturday ir��  a game played against UBC.  Pinal score was 23->19.  The Gibsons club attempted  to keep as much play as possible in the scrum to try and  overpower the opponent while  UBC utilized their wide open  running and passing game.  Gibsons opened the scoring  with steady pressure inside the  UBC 25 yard ine. With good  ball control and strong work in  the rucks they moved close to  the goal line where Alex Skytte  took the ball and powered into  the end zone. Pat Gaines added  the convert and Gibsons led  6-0.  Following the kick-off UBC  went on the attack with some  fine runs and good supporting  movements resulting in two  quick trys and one convert.  Before half time Gibsons  again used their powerful  scrum to get them into the opposition end of the field and  from a set scrum at the five  yard line they pushed into the  end zone where John Upward  touched the ball down for the  try.  Following the Gibsons try  UBC added another to their total and score at the half was  UBC 14, and Gibsons 10.  Early in the second half both  teams traded penalty kicks and  then settled into strong defensive rugby. With . about ten  minutes remaining to be played Gibsons was controlling play  inside the UBC 25. From a set  scrum Gibsons won the hook  and the ball was passed to the  three-line where inside centre  Al Bogetti took control. Bogettf  moved through the UBC line  and into the end zone for the  try.  Pat  Gaines again kicked  the convert and Gibsons took  the lead 19-17.  Gibsons tried to control the  play and run out the, remaining time. The oposition was  bottled up in their own zon<_  and with only a couple of minutes to go a set scrum was  called. UBC won the hook and  the ball was passed to their  stand-off who made an excellent move to the inside and  with his fine speed he was able  to outdistance the pursuing defenders and go in for the score.  The convert was good.  There was not enough time  for Gibsons to mount a strong  attack and the game ended  with UBC ahead 23 to 19.  On Sunday, Sept. 21 Gibsons  will meet last year's champions  the Meralomas. The game will  start at 1 p.m. at Langdale Elementary school field. Evervone  is welcome to attend.  Anyone who is interested in  playing rugby is reminded that  practices are held Tuesday ana  Thursday at 6:30 at Langdale.  Friday fire  Gibsons volunteer fire department answered an alarm  for a fire last Friday that partially destroyed a cottage on  Second and Esplanade, Gower  Point.  Fire Chief Dick Ranniger  said the late afternoon fire  started among cardboard boxes  underneath' the structure. Exact cause of the fire has not  been determined.  The cottage owned by Ted  Wall, was unoccupied at tbe  time of the fire.  School  work  starts  SOCCER  Registration for fall program  . Site clearing has already begun on lots 12 and 13 for the  Sechelt Junior Secondary.  George Killick, architect for  the school, scheduled for completion next fall, told school  trustees the site was an exceptionally good location and! that  the building coulct be (finished  by next fall if construction goes  unhampered by strikes.  The school board is pressing  for a July 30 completion date.  The school, located in the  northwest part of Sechelt, has  been designed with community  use in mind.  "Public use of this building  is going to be fundamental because of the beautiiful location," Superintendent John  Denley said.  Christmas Notepaper is  now available in limited  quantity, so, please come  early and avoid disappointment. Miss Bee's, Sechelt.  Gibsons Athletic Association  is now working to get minor  soccer teams organized and underway. Registrations will be  Friday, September 19 from  ���12:15 until 1 p.m. at Eelmen-  tary schools in Gibsons, Lams-  dale. Roberts Creek and! Sfe-  chelt. Boys who miss registration on Friday will be able to  register at the Athletic Association .Hall on Marine Drive ir  Gibsons Saturday, Sept. 20  from noon until 1 D.m.  Coaches and referees are also  needed. If you are interested in  giving your time to make the  season a success attend the  meeting at the Athletic Association hall September 23 at 8  The Athletic Association re-  Ladies golf  Lady golfers held a back to  school tournament last week  and top student turned out to  be Iva Petersoni.1 Jean Todd  was runner-up in the tourna-*  ment played September 9 at  the Sunshine Coast Golf and  Country Club.  GIBSONS UNITED CHURCH  SUNDAY SCHOOL  COMMENCES  Sunday, September 20,11:15 a.m.  Phone Shirley Horner,  886-2915  ports a shortage of team' uniforms and anyone in possession  of a uniform is asked1 to hand  it in1 at the hall September 20  or contact members at 886-9890  or 886-2H15.  P.m.  Some team trophies for soccer have not been handed back.  The association asks you to  look at the trophies in your  possession to see if you have  had. them longer than the allotted time.  SECHELT CLEANERS  ^ ' . *  AGENTS FOR  COAST LEATHER and SUEDE  QUALITY CLEANING  REASONABLE PRICES  COMPARE OUR PRICES ON JACKETS  Back Measurement:  .-������''���  UP TO 24"  $11.50  UP TO 30"    -  $12.50  UP TO 36"  $16.00  UP TO 40"  $19.00  OVER 40"  $22.00  QUILTED LININGS   1  PILE LININGS             |  $3.00 and up  FUR TRIM                    1  ENQUIRIES ARE INVITED FOR OTHER  LEATHER WORK  (Opposite the Bus Depot)  PRE-WINTER  BE Goodrich  S A L E  Rims to fit your car with each pair  of B. F. GOODRICH Snow Tires  ordered this month  ��� ail size snow tires available, B-W or W-W  ��� radials, belts, 4 ply nylons ��� your choice  i  ��� pay for tires only ������ 2 rims for your ear FREE  ��� no charge for installation or mounting  ���- $10 deposit holds your order . . . for installation  by November 1st  ��� arrange terms November 1st, Chargex,  Mastercharge or OK's convenient monthly  ���terms. First payment due December '75.  STUD YOUR SNOW TIRES  MORE   TRACTION  EXTRA SAFETY  SAFER STOPS  CARS  TRUCKS       ^O each tire  $7.50  each tire  EXPIRY DATE  This offer applies to passenger cars  only, and positively terminates af  5-30 p.m., September 30th  PLEASE NOTE:  If we are unable to supply rims to fit  jyour palrrticuliar automobile, we will  either allow a reasonable discount or  STUD YOUR SNOW TIRES  FREE  <v ���<���  TIPtE STORES  The home of red carpet service/  where the coffee pot is always on.  corner Wharf and Dolphin Streets in downtown Sechelt      885-3155


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