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 Provincial Library,  Victoria, B, C.  Printed and Published at Gibsons, B.C.  10c per copy  Volume 28.   Number 39, October 15, 1Q75.  Long distance tolls to be  eliminated between Sechelt-PH  Arson suspected in residence fire  Telephone long distance tolls  are to be. eliminated between  Sechelt and Pender Harbour  but not between Gibsons and  Pender Harbour.  Results of balloting conducted by B.C. Tel last month indicate that subscribers voted  59.96 percent in favor of eliminating the long distance tolls.  The proposal to eliminate the  tolls between Gibsons-Port Mellon arid Pender Harbour was  rejected by 60.19 percent.  The results of the balloting  ���were announced by Brian Bag-  ley, District Manager for the  B.C. Telephone Company, following a count of ballots: by  representatives of B.C. Tel and  the Sunshine Coast Regional  District.  . Implementation of the toll-  free calling between Sechelt  and Pender Harbour is expected to be in operation by the  autumn of 1977. Monthly tele  phone charges will increase for  both private and! business subscribers. It is expected the rate  for a private single-party subscriber will increase 35 cents  per month.  Bagley explained that implementation of the new calling  plan would require engineering, ordering and installation  of additional cables and transmission  equipment.  He said the company's next  step following the referendum  is an application to Canada  Transport Commission for authorization to put the proposed  toll-free calling plan into operation.  The Regional board earlier  encouraged the elimination of  the long distance tolls between  Pender Harbour and the rest  of the Sunshine Coast because  it was felt the present system  taused social fragmentation.  Crucil Rd. development halted  The proposed commercial de  velopment   for   Highway   101  and Gruicil Road has been given thumbs  down by  Gibsons  counciL  Application tor rezoning  from residentialTtb commercial  was made earlier by Impax  Development. The complex w!as  to contain ten apartments, a  licensed restaurant, a furniture  or carpet showroom, and professional offices. Y  ./.^Briah;;!Jphijson. and . Walter  'Froese, representing Impax,  explained the development  proposal to council and concerned residents last week. A  delegation of Crucil Road residents made it clear to council  they did not want the area re  zoned commercial.  Contacted for comment after  council's decision, Frbese said  he will appeal to the board at  variance. He said if the decision to reject the rezoning  application stays firm he will  proceed with a six unittious-  ing de velopment  The housing development,  shown to cotincil and residents  last week as an alternative to  the proposed commercial ^complex cqi^sjs^ofsix;^wo-is1#W5yY  boxlike units.  Froese said the housing de-r  velopment   would   effectively  block the view of existing Cru-,  cil   Road   residents   and   that  property values may go down  by $10,000 to $15,000.  Sechelt RCMP are searching  for suspects who may have set  fire to the Sechelt Indian Band  Residential school last Thursday morning. -  The fire, spotted by ROMP  Cst. Wayne Dingle, at 3:40 a.m.  completely gutted the third Y  floor of the three storey residence and caused extensive-  smoke and water damage to  the rest of the building.  "Much of the furniture and  other contents inside the building was also destroyed. No official estimate of the loss ia  available.  The residence, which closed  its doors to students last June,  was under the control and administration of the federal Department of Indian Affiairsahd  was to be turned over to the  Seclielt Btand next mbnth: It t  was not insured. T  Investigations by two members of the Sechelt RCMPjfte  tachment   and  the   fire  mar  shall have turned up an empty  gas    can.    Unofficial    reports  Mayor Labonte  progressing |  Gibsons Mayor ii&rry La-J  bonte is reported to be in siat-  istfactory condition in St.  Mary's Hospital after suiffer-  ihg a heart attack last Wedv  nesday.   vv---.  ' .  The Mayor was taken out of  intensive; care Tuesday an<3( as  ;r<^orfcedYto'���������'-��� "he T^tiigressii^s  well. 1$ is not; known how lonjg  he will remain in hospital. \  A number of residen_s of  Gibsons and the Sunshine  Coast have wished thi. Mayor  a speedy recovery. (See page  12).  from members of both Seehell  and Roberts Creek fire departments indicate that gasoline or  coal oil fumes "were present  during the fire.  One of the investigating officers said the fire started in  one of the small dormitories  on the west side of the third  floor.  Indian Band councillor Gil:  bert Joe said the building was  slated for demolition as soon  as the transfer papers were  signed. Contenlts inside) -the  residence were to be auctioned  off on October 20. The contents  included such things as beds,  books, a television set and pool  table.' j  YThe residence was built in.  1923 and has accommodated  both students from the Sechelt  area;and from isolated villages  Police are continuing their  investigations.  CHARRED BED-FRAMES are  VJ. the only remains in this third-  Y floor dormitory of the Sechelt  Indian residence which was  gutted by fire last week. Officials believe arson to be the  cause of the fire.  not accept responsi  Candidates gear up for November 15 elections  Two incumbents have decided to run for the Sechelt District Slchool Board elections  this fall. Jack Macleod and Joe  Horvath have indicated they,  will run again this year aifter  the expiration of the two year  school trustee term. Both represent rural area 'B' which is  the area from Sechelt south to  Langdale and Bowen Island.  Agnes Labonte, representing the village of Gibsons, will  not run for the school board  position this year.  Celia Fisher, also representing Area 'B' has not decided  whether she will run again or  not.  The trustees are elected for  two   year   overlapping  terms ^  thus insuring some experienced  persons are on the seven-person board. Any person may run  for  election  as  long  as they  meet    the    requirements    set  down    by    the    BJC.    (Public  Schools Act.  B.C. School Trustees Association President Mike Berg said  in a^-recent press release that  too many trustees have been  elected by acclamation in the  past. The BCSTA is launching  a province-jwide information  campaign fo encourage more  citizens to run for school trustee this fall. Last year more  than 65 trustees throughout  B.C. were elected1 by acclamation.   .  November 15 will also see  elections for other public bodies on the Sunshine Coast.  For Gibsons village council,  Alderman Stuart Metcalfe, Jim  Metzler and Mayor Larry Labonte have indicated they will  seek election agam this year.  In Sechelt, Alderman Norm  Watson and Mayor Harold Nelson will be seeking another  two year term. Aderman Ernie  Booth, whose term also expires  this fall has not yet made a  decision whether or not he will  run again.  In the Sunshine Coast Regional Board, Chairman Frank'  West, representing area *E' has  indicated he -will run for reelection. Director Tim Frizzell  representing area 'C will not  run this year. A newcomer to  the board,- John R, Whitaker  of Davis Bay, has filed nomination papers for area. 'C.  James Causey, director for  area 'A', Pender Harbour, will  also  seek  re-election..  All nominations close Monday, October 27. Election day  is November 15.  It appears that the school  bus crisis may be over but  both the board and Sechelt  School Bus Service are reluctant to accept responsibility  for injuries to students when  the bus contains more than 37  students.  In a letter to the board,  George Hopkins, President of  Sechelt School Bus Services  said he would be willing to  abide by school board, policy  as long as it does not allow  more students per bus than  the bus rated capacity and as  long as the policy did not contravene the Motor Vehicle Act.  The manufacturer's rated ca  pacity of the bus is 55 passengers and the motor vehicle act  states passengers shall be safely and comfortably seated allowing 15. inches for high  school students and 12 inches  for elementary students. School  bus seats are 39 inches across.  Hopkins said in the letter  that if any student injuries  result from the set policy the  school board will be responsible.  However, in advice from  Darryl Muralt of the Department of Education the board  was told it should not accept  responsibility in case of injury  to students.  iSaid Muralt ina memo to  the board: "As a licensed motor carrier Seehpi4, School Bus  Service under tne law must  accept full responsibility for all  passengers carried and undei  no circumstances should the  board agree to his [Hopkins'}  suggestion that it accept the  responsibility for injury to students caused by carrying passengers over the limit of 37."  Reacting to this statement,  George Hopkins indicated he  would not be willing to accept  the responsibility.  "If it is my responsibility  then I should have some say  over the policy," Hopkins said.  AN EDITORIAL  Si.nir  uma*"��r E*r_rk  CELIA FISHER  JOE  HUKVA1H  Your chance to get involved  You want to be involved in local school affairs,  here's your chance.  School board elections will be held November 15.  Four trustee positions will be open. The last year in  this school district has seen some breakthroughs in public participat-tan. You had input on the decision of hiring a new district superintendent. You had input on the  choice of locations for the new Sechelt Junior Secondary.  Good for you.  Now you have a chance for even more direct input.  Things are happening in the schools right now. Education philosophies are changing, teachers are expressing  opinions on schools and curricula. Parents are becoming  more interested in what their children are being taught.  When election time rolls around let's not have trustees elected by acclamation. Let's not have trustees appointed. It's happened here before and it's <a strong sign  of public apathy. Furthermore, an appointed trustee is a  trustee without a public mandate. If you don't care about  the education of your children, why should "anyone else.  Many major educational decisions are now made at  the local board level. The position of school trustee therefore carries a lot of weight. It also involves a lot of work.  If you care about your child's education, if you have  some strong ideas about what education is all about,  here's your chance for input at the most direct level.  resumes  Mill  production  After a three-imonth shutdown caused by striking members of the Canadian Paper-  workers Union Local 1119, the  Canadian Forest Products operation at Port Mellon will resume full-scale production this  week.  Picket lines at mill gates  were withdrawn Friday night  after members of the Port Mellon local voted to abide by the  provincial government's back-  to-work legislation announced  last Tuesday afternoon.  Mill Manager Bill Hughes  said the start-up procedure  would be slow but maintenance  and electrical workers have  been busy since last week preparing the mill for operations.  He said that by Friday of this  week operations would be pretty well back to normal.  Preparations for resuming  work were already being made  within 48 hours after Bill 146  was passed but there was no  indication that striking workers  would be back to work until  (Continued on Page 12) 2     Coast News, Oct. 15, 1975.  iilif WMWM  Subscription Rates:  British Columbia $4.50  per year;  $2.50 for six months; Canada except B.C. $5.00 oer 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  Not the end of the world  Officials of British Columbia's labor unions, rushing into a situation made by Premier Barrett's Bill 146  felt that history in this case was meaningless. IhJey  overlooked the past on the North. American continent  when striking workers were forced to return to work  dotting a 90 day breathing spell;��� and the world did not  come to an end.  In fact records will show in practically every case  where the 90 day action was imposed, the 90 day period  passed and the need for strike action passed along with  it.  Workers gain more than they lose under the 90 day  cooling off period. To buck the laws of the land will not  help any union movement.  Premier Barrett has earned the respect of the*Britiish  Cohimlbian public. The situation warranted his action. It  phould have .been used by Prime Minister Trudeau  -months ago in the various postal strikes. The Barrett  action is much more kindly to labor than is the hands-  off principle which has ruled political leaders for the past  few years.  Premier Barrett while improving his "face the nation" status has undoubtedly cleared the air of many minor backlashes which have been regarded by the opposition  as political dynamite. In past editorials this paper has  maintained that Premier Barrett holds all the political aces. He played one of them in Bill 146.  If the Barrett government! had continued its earlier  decision to keep hands "off labor affairs, nobody would  have gained and labor might come off in a far worse  position than it is today. After having dealt with leaders  of the industries involved and leaders of the various  unions for a somewhat lengthy space of time the premier  decided the only way out was the action he took in presenting Bill 146.  This bill was not hammered out in a few minutes.  The thoughts put into it emerged as the debate involving the two sides dragged on day after day with no result.  In a recent copy of the New Statesman of London,  England, Paul Johnson, a former editor of that publication wrote an article headed Can Unions Strangle Democracy? The New Statesman is socialist oriented. Here  are the two lead paragraphs from, that article:  People often assume that rade unionism and socialism are roughly the same thing; that a trade unionist is  a socialist, and vice versa; and that trade union and socialist activities are designed to secure the same objects.  I would like to show that these assumptions have always '  jbeen dubious and are now demonstrably and flagrantly  false. Indeed it is possible to argue that in Britain today,  the trade union movement is not only self-defeating in  terms of its own aims but is a positive and growing ob- .  stacle to the accomplishment of socialist ones,  i "Socialism teaches that the wealth of a society  should be administered in the interest of all; that every  one of us, men, women and children have an equal duty  to it���to do our best-^and an equal right to share in its  fruits. Socialism is not a program for the industrial  workers or the manual workers or any particular groupt  of workers. It is not a program for the working class. It  is not a program for any class. Socialism does not believe  in classes. It is against particularism, group or sectional  interest, and above all it is against sectional interests  which organize themselves to exploit the rest of the  community.  "Socialism expresses the essential unit and common  humanity of society���our sisterhood, our brotherhood.  That is why it is inseparable from democracy and why,  to be true to itself, it must work through a government  responsible to a universally elected assembly. That is  where all the essential decisions which affect the life of  the community must be taken and nowhere else. Any institution iii a society which challenges this principle can  not be a socialist institution; indeed', it must be an anti-  soci'alist one." ���FC.  Highlights of the financial and economic review  p*0*^+*i^��^*+^+^+*+m^.^i^+i*r>*'  I have held the lovely hand of summer,  Have known her golden kiss,  At her breast have savoured wondrous food  ��� an eager lover;  Fruits of the earth with myriad colored shapes  Have seen their purple shadows die with night  And then with aging eyes soft winter's  shadow  mantle  Enshroud the Sleeping Lions  O'er Seymour's heights  Basil Smijth  , The fiscal year of 1974-^5  has been an excellent one for  the people and the province  of British Columbia, according to the former finance minister Dave Barrett.  In issuing a report on the  highlights of the 1975 financial  and economic review, Barrett  said, "Our economy has continued its outstanding perfortm-  ance, which is reflected in the  production of another year of  Provincial Government revenues exceeding exipenditures. I  have said that we will not go  into deficit financing to pay for  our many new social programs  such as Mincome and Pharxna-  fcare, and I am pleased to report that in 1974-75 we again  paid for these new programs  and still produced a surplus in  revenues  ,i  The following are the highlights:  In the 1974-75 fiscal year;  provincial revenue receipts amounted to $2.625 billion. For  the preceedinig year (fiscal  1973-74) the comparable number was $2,109 billion.  Budgetary expenditure for  the year ending March 31, 1975  was $2,531 billion, up from  $1,832 billion the year before.  The revenue surplus on budgetary account at March 3*1,  1975 was $94.6 million.  Non-budgetary expenditure  amounted to $108.2 million.. Of  this, $80.5 million was appropriated for special-purpose  funds/Most of this money went  to programs with a high em  ployment generation impact.  Of the balance of the 1974-75  non - (budgetary expenditure,  $26.7 million was accounted  for by grants and advances to  provincial crown corporations  including a $15 million grant to  the British Columbia Railway  The remaining $1 million of  non - budgetary expenditure  resulted from an advance of  that amount to the BacaiE-e  North Coast Native Co-operative.  At March 31, 1975, the accumulated budgetary cash reserve was $143.7 million. At  March 31, 1972, the reserve  stood at $98.6 million.  Expenditure  Highlights  In ,1974-75, expenditures on  Health and Social Services exceeded $1 billion for the first  time. In 1971-72J expenditures  in this area amounted to $505,9  million. In 1974-75, the amount  had risen to $11,061 billion.  Areas within the Health and  Social Services function where  expenditure more than doubled  over the 1971-72 to 1974-75 period were Public Health1, Mincome, Pharmacare, Day Care,  Child Welfare and Public Hous  inlg.  The share of total expenditures devoted to Health and  Social Services and Education  stayed roughly the same over  the period. Alimost two-thirds  of total provincial expenditure  is devoted to these two areas.  In 1971-72, Health and Social  Services and. Education took  63v4 precent oif the budget. In  1974-75, the comparable figure  was 63.7 percent.  Highways and ferry expenditure stood at $308.9 million in  1974-75 ��� up from $289.8 million the year before.  Revenue (Highlights  The review indicates that a  higher proportion of provincial  revenue comes from corporations in 1974-75 than was the  case in 1971-72. Higher revenues from natural gas and a  higher provincial corporate income tax rate were the principal factors lying behind this  shift. The share of provincial  revenues arising from taxes  and charges on households in  1974-75 were correspondingly  less compared to 1971-72.  Total assets of the province  increased by $265 million during the fiscal year to a total  of $3,845 billion at March 3)1,  1975. Total assets at March 31  1975 were over three times the  total at March 31, 1965. <  . Fixied assets (highways,  bridges, buildings, etc.) of the  province totalled $1,828 billion  at March 31, 1975 ��� up $140  million from last year.  The province's excess of assets over liabilities increased  $137 '064,918 " in 1974-75 to $2,-  388,801 ,���46 at March 31,  1975.  The province held a 12.4 percent interest in Westcoast  Transmission Company Limited  at March 3H, 1975 on an investment of $25,456,750. Dividends  of $2,024,969 were received by  the province during the fiscal  year. A further $1,041,412 has  been earned this fiscal year.  The outstanding direct debt  of the province fell during the  1974-75 fiscal year by $1 million to $42.7 million. This debt  is fully offset by sinking fund  investments whose par value  at March 31, 1975 was $43 million.  The net contingent liability  debt of the province at Mariclh  31, 1975, was $3.8 billion. This  is debt of provincial crown corporations, munici p a 1 i t i e s,  schools and other local governments and private enterprises  whicin is guaranteed by the  province. Most (70 percent) of  the contingent liability debt is  associated with B.C. Hydro.  Parity development bonds  outstanding of the crown corporations have been reduced to  $141,505,000, a reduction of  $112,020,000 since 1972.  The Review describes the  provincial crown corporations  and provides detailed financial  information on British Columbia Hydro and the British Columbia Railway.  The British Columbia Petroleum Corporation, a crown corporation fromed in November  ili973., recorded net income for  the year ending March 31, 1975  or $92.6 million.  The 1974 gross provincial  product (the market value of  all goods and services produced  in the province) increased by  ���an estimated $2.35 billion to  $16.17 billion or 17 percent  higher than in 1973.  wSJi^'WSW'y'.C^-ft w^t ���**%�� s'   j" *������   <���"  $      *      g      $  Above average earnings are  yours as a Fuller Brush representative. Openings near  your home. Male br Female.  Full or Sparetime. For details write T. G. Diamond,  R.R. 3, Kamloops, B.C. Be  sure to enclose phone number.  ST. ANDREWS Presbyterian  Church picnic, 1893. Ship is  Union  Steamships  SS Comox.  -Photo   courtesy   Elphinstone  Pioneer Museum.  <&ue_st Clectrtc Htb.  ELECTRICAL  ENGINEERING  & CONTRACTING  Serving Sechelt, Gibsons,  Roberts Creek,  & Madeira Park  885-3133  J. McKenzie  L Ron Blair, P. Eng.  Porpoise Bay Rd.      Sechelt  P.O. Box 387 VON 3A0  5 to 25 years ago  FIVE YEARS (AGO  The school board learns that  teachers ^re not at all satisfied with Gibsons Elementary  school open room-class area.  A request from SPEC to have  action groups in district schools  receives a cool reception locally.  10 YEARS AGO  Sechelt council explores  problems connected witlh a  suggested expansion to include  Selma Park and West Sechelt.  A poor berry crop has, resulted in bears, invading populated areas in increasing numbers.  15 YEARS AGO  Standard Oil company plans  to develop a tank area nexjt  to Hill's Marine Shop on Marine Drive. Gibsons..  Joey Little, Roberts Creek,  was honored as being the outstanding DeMolay member this  year.  Bowling officials from Vancouver helped in opening ceremonies for the. new E & M  Bowladrome.  20 YEARS AGO  Snow was observed on Brit-  tania Range on Oct. 6 by Gibsons and Gambier Island observers.  Stan Trueman, high school  principal, fills in. as treasurer  of the new Elphinstone PTA.  Cochrane property lots in  Gibsons Headlands area were  advertised for sale at $350 full  price, $50 down; $10 per month.  25 YEARS AGO  Canada Savings Bonds have  been offered the public at a  two and three-quarter percent  interest yearly.  Severe winds cut the phone  lines between Gibsons and  Vancouver during last weekend  DISCOVER  fhe SUNSHINE COAST  through REAL ESTATE  with K. CROSBY  Charles English Ltd.  886-2481 886-2098  Toll  Free   687-6445  DAY and NITE  "WE CAN HANDLE ANYTHING"  AT NIGHT, CALL OUR CENTRAL  DISPATCH NUMBER       885-9747  AND ONE OF OUR TRUCKS WILL  .  BE  WITH YOU IN MINUTER Dispatched by Radio  Telephone  IN THE DAYTIME, CALL US AT  SUNSHINE MOTORS LTD.  BESIDES OUR PRESENT LOCATION IN SECHELT  WE NOW HAVE: A NEW ONE AT  Pratt Rd. & Highway 101  COME IN AND SEE US. DO WE HAVE A CAR FOR YOU!  885-2528 886-9954 COME IN TODAY!  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MOORISH TILE  Terra Ootta, Full Roll  Sug Ret $10.90 _������__-  MOORISH TILE  Orange, Limited Stock  Sug Ret $10.90   SNOWFLAKE  Beige Gold, Limited Stock  Sug Ret $10.90   FLORAGRAM  Green, Limited Stock  Sug Ret $11.90   TIFFANY GLOW  Capri Gold, Full Rolls  Sug Ret $9,90   $7.95  $7.95  $8.50  $8.50  $8.50  $8.25  $7.95  Come in and surprise yourself at the  top qualities and rock-bottom prices.  The sale starts today in our  showroom on Wyngaert Road at the  corner of the highway.  REMNANTS IN  ROOM-SIZED  RUGS AT  OFF  MARKED  PRICES  NO FURTHER DISCOUNTS ON SALE ITEMS  ALL SALES FINAL  CHARGEX  MASTERCHARGE  OR OUR OWN THREE MONTH CREDIT PLAN r  4      Coast News, Oct. 15, 1975.  SPECIAL TRAVEL FEATURE  Centennial Trail -150 miles of history  By DIANE ALDER  nttie Centennial Trail a 150-  mile-long (240 kilometre) path  that begins at Burnaby Mountain and ends in Manning Park  covers a wide variety of terrain as it meanders through  the Fraser Valley. Much of the  terrain is suitable only for  hikers but there are some sec-,  tions suitable for cycling, as  well as a special Cyclists'  Trail in the Matsqui-Atobots-  ford area.  The trail, a joint project of  the Centennial Committee and  ^rw_*>  THE   CENTENNIAL    Cycling  Trail passes through the land  of dairy farms.  ���BJC. Government Photo.  4 times a year.  Bonus Subscription Offer ,i  For just $3 you can order a year's subscription ��� four issues ��� to Beautiful British Columbia  magazine and a colourful 1976 calendar-diary.  Be sure and order right away so we can announce your gift in time for Chirstmas.  This bonus subscription offer applies only to  new or renewal subscriptions commencing with  this Winter's issue.  Order as many subscriptions as you like.. It's  a great way to say Merry Christmas to yourself and  everyone on your gift list.   ,  ORDER YOUR SUBSCRIPTION  AT COAST NEWS  the Pacific Region of the Canadian Youth Hostels Association in 1966 and 1967, follows  as much as possible the original trails of this region.  In the early days, the Fraser  Valley was home to the S&lish  Indians, who followed the  many waterways for fishing  and trading. Later, trappers  seeking furs, and miners en  route to the Cariooo and Upper  Fraser River goldfields carved  through the bush and forests  to make their way. In this  century, the loggers came, and  the entire valley is laced with  logging roads which stretch up,  down and around the stands oi  timber that cover the coast  mountains.  The Centennial Trail began  with a combined effort by  many groups to survey, clear  and mark the various sections  of the trail. Eventually, it is  planned to continue through  Manning Park on the Skyline  Trail, through Cathedral Provincial Park and on to Osoyoos  some 480 kilometes east of  Vancouver  Because the project was undertaken by many groups,  maintenance and upkeep is especially difficult, although the  CYH hired students in 1972  and again plans to hire help  this summer, to recut and! ,re-  mary the original trail. The  maple-leaf signposts and red  tape markings have slowly  disappeared in many sections.  The Centennial Cycling Trail,  about a 60-mile (95-kilometre)  round trip begins in the Mat-  squi area at Mount Lehimann.  To begin, take the Mount Lehman interchange from Highway 1 and drive north to Harris Road, where both the hiking and cycling trails converge.  You cah'lgb a little further  northwest to the actual starting point, Taylor Avenue and  Ross Road.  CROCHET PATTERNS  Most popular! You'll love it  for town, country, travel!  ISnugigle into flare _��eeve  Big jacket with standup collar, frog closings. Crochet in  fan-shell design of worsted in  4 colors. Pattern 7153: Sizes  8-fl6 included.  $1.00 for each pattern���cash  cheque or money order. Add  150 each* pattern for first-class  mail and handling. Send to:  Alice Brooks, Needlecraft Dept.  Coast News, 60 Progress Ave.,  Scarborough, Ont., MIT 4F7..  Print plainly Pattern No. Name  and address.  Buy your materials at the  YARN BARN  Cowrie St.    Sechelt.    885-9305  The best way of finding and  following either of the trails is  to purchase a map of the Fraser Valley, published by Dominion Maps, and featuring the  Centennial Trails marked in  red from Vancouver as far east  as Chilliwack. The CYH office also has irifomation on dav  hikes on the trail, and on one  two-day   backpacking   trip.  The cycling trail offers an alternate route soon after its beginning. You may either travel  south and through the bustling town of Abbotsford, or  stick to meandering backroads  through the settlements ot  Straiton and Kilgard. Along  the way the country roads  wind up and down, through  the valleys and low hills that  dot the wide, mainly flat Fraser River Valley. These back  roads are narrow, often lined  with deep drainage ditches.  and seldom straight; they follow the streams and creeks  that cut through the lush farmlands.  The colors around you are  mostly shades of green, from  light to dark, yellow-^green to  deep blue-green of clover, alfalfa grazing land and the neatly-rowed 'vegetable farms. In  the distance On the north side  of the river, as well as to the  south and east, are the smoky  blues and purples of the mountains, until late summer still  snow-capped and dotted with  white glaciers.  For nature lovers, the cycling trail provides a variety of  wildflowers and grasses, with  bullrushes along the swampy  ditches. Daisies, foxgloves and  buttercups line the roadsides.  Barns and silos dot the landscape, multi-colored and of, every shape and size, for this is  a dairy farming area, and the  fields are full of the black and  white of healthy milk cows.  The cycling trail parallels  the highway for a short distance, on a less used road, then  cuts back into the farrhlands  and ends up in the city of  Chilliwack, about 30 miles (50  kilometres) from its beginning.  It is easy riding for the entire  family, and makes a good day's  outing.  If you plan to use bipycles  on the hiking trail, check first  with the local Chamlber of  Commerce or Visitors Bureau  in that region to get. up-to-date  information on the condition of  that portion of the trail, and to  obtain local maps that will  show other routes that will  make an afternoon or evening  cycle trip .  This TRAVEL B.C. story is  one of a series provided by the  British Columbia Department  of Travel Industry.  PETER R. REIMER  Canada Savings Bond payroll  plan organizer for the Sunshine  Coast is Vancouver investment  executive Peter R. Reimer He  is on loan from Greenshdelds  Incorporated to assist local establishments which offer employees a payroll deduction  system to buy bonds. The 1975-  76 series of Canada Savings  Bonds pays an average annual  interest to maturity in 1984 oi  9.38 percent.  TM for the rest of your life  SUPPORT COOPER  NOMINATE COOPER  SOCIAL CREDIT  Sunshine Coast-  Powell River  Fall Schedule Change  effective October 20,1975  HOWE SOUND  LV HORSESHOE BAY  LV LANGDALE  (West Vancouver)  (Sechelt Peninsula)  6:30 am    4:00 pm  5:30 am    3:00 pm  7:55          4:55  6:45           3:45  8:40           6:00  7:40           5:00  10:10           7:10  9:00           6:00  10:50          8:00  9:45           7:00  12:25 pm    9:25  11:15          8:15  12:55*       10:00  11:55*         9:00  2:40         11:40*  1:30 pm 10:30*  "Fridays and Sundays only.  JERVIS INLET  EARLS COVE  (Sechelt Peninsula)  7:15 am 4:30 pm  9:15 6:30  11:15 8:30  1:15 pm 10:30  SALTERYBAY  (Powell River)  6:15 am    3:30 pm  8:15 5:30  10:15 7:30  12:15 pm    9:30  Y___-**  British Columbia  Ferries  .     _     .v.   '  ���_sr  Winter wn- TO  ��7e_ c��/i.fl  :***.  >\  BrtOs,  _��ia_  \y&&-  ��>  Ifr*^  THERE ARE NOW  THREE NEW FERRY  SCHEDULE FOLDERS  With the expansion of British Columbia Ferry services a  single schedule, changed seasonally, has finally become  too complicated to be easily understood. Services have  therefore been divided into three schedule folders. We  hope that you will pick up the ones ypu need at your  nearest ferry terminal or travel information outlet.      |  Northern Routes (Green) featuring the "Inside Passage"  (M V Queen of Prince Rupert), Northern Vancouver Island  and a directory of all saltwater services north of Campbell River.  Central Routes (Red) includes Vancouver-Nanaimo,  Sunshine Coast Ferries and a listing of other local services.  Southern Routes (Blue) Vancouver-Victoria and the Gulf  Islands and a directory of other ferry services in the area.  ��  isf. Columbia ferries  For information phone:  Vancouver        669-1211  Langdale 886-2242  SalteryBay        487-9333  Department of Transport and Communications  Honourable Carl Liden, Minister  sw ASJ  FOODS FEATURE  Coast News, Oct. 15, 1975.  Preparing pumpkin for your favorite fall desserts  Everyone is an artist when  it -comes to carving a Jack O"  Lantern face for Hallowe'en,  and. everyone can be creative  swhen it comes to preparing a  special pumpkin dessert. But  the practical cook knows how  to cook fresh pumpkin after  it's removed from the Jack O'  lantern and before it's made  into pumpkin filling.  This is the way the practical  cook prepares fresh pumpkin.  To boil pumpkin, remove the  seeds and pithy parts and  scrape out the flesh from the  pumpkin with a spoon. Cut in  3m&U pieces and cook in boiling salted water for 20 to 30  minutes or until tender. Then  PUMPKIN CAN be used in  muffins, cookies, pies, breads,  custards and preserves, among  many other dishes. But for a  rather unusual and delicious  dessert Food Advisory Services  Agriculture Canada offer their  recipe for "Pumpkin Creese-  cake." The "Bumpkn Preserves" are , more traditional  but always welcome.  ���Agriculture Canada photo,  SUNSHINE COAST  REGIONAL DISTRICT  NOTICE OF ELECTION  PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given to -the electors  of the herein cited ELECTORAL AREAS of tihe  Sunshine Coast Regional Dfetrid;, thlat I require  the presence of 1ihe said electors at the Regional  District Office, Wharf Street, Sechelt on Monday  the 27th day of October 1975, at the hour of 10:00  o'clock in the forenoon, for the purpose of electing persons to represent them as Directors for  each ELECTORAL AREA of the Regional District  as hereinafter Specified:  Electoral Area ' Term yof Office  "A" Two Years  "C" Two Years  ��E" Two Years  The mode of nomination of candidates shall be  as follows:  Candidates shall be nominated for each ELECTORAL AREA in writing by two duly quali- v  fied electors of the respective electoral areas concerned. The nomination paper shall be delivered  to the Returning Officer at any time between the  date of this notice and noon of the day of nomination. The nomination paper may be in the form  as prescribed in the Municipal Act, and shall  state the name, residence and occupation of the  person nominated in such manner as to sufficiently identify such candidate. The nomination paper shall be subscribed to by the candidate.  In the event of a poll being necessary, such poll  will be opened at: ���  Electoral Area Polling Station  "A" Pender Harbour Comm. Hall,  Madeira Park  "A" Egmont Elementary School  "A" Pender Harbour Auto Court,  Garden Day  "C" Davis Bay Elementary School  "E" Gibsohs Elementary School  ort the 15th day of November 1975 between the  hours of 8:00 o'clock in the forenoon and 8:00  o'clock in the afternoon, of which every person is  hereby required to take notice and govern, himself accordingly.  Given under my hland at Sechelt this 7th day of  October, 1975.  M. B. PHELAN,  Returning Officer  drain and mash if desired. To  bake or steam pumpkin, just  cut in pieces and remove the  seeds. Bake it covered, with a  little water at 325 deg. F. until  tender (about 50 minutes); or  steam it on top of the! stove  20 to 30 minutes. When tender  drain and scoop out of the rind.  If you have too much cooked  pumpkin to use at one time it  may be frozen (mashed or  served) by simply cooling it  and spooning it into freezer  containers. Thaw, then use as  canned or freshly cooked  pumpkin.  PUMPKIN CHEESECAKE  1% cups ginger-snap crumbs  Vi cup melted butter  4 egg yolks  .1 pound cream cheese,, softened  1 cup sugar  '1% teaspoons cinnamon  Vz teaspoon nutmeg  Vz teaspoon ginger  Vz  teaspoon salt  1% cups cooked or 1 14-ounce  can pumpkin  4 egg whites  Vz pint OW- cups)  dairy sour  cream  *4   cup  brown  sugar  Vi cup chopped nuts  Combine crumbs and melted  butter. Press into 9-inch spring  form pan. Bake 10 to 15 minutes at 350 deg. F. Beat egg  yolks at high speed until thick  and lemon-colored (about S  minutes). Add cheese and beat  until smooth. Gradually beat in  sugar mixed with spices and  salt. Add pumpkin and beat until well blended. Beat egg  whites until stiff but, not dry.  Fold gently into pumpkin mixture. Pour over crust. Bake at  350 deg. F. until set (about 1  CHURCH  SERVICES  ANGUCAN  Rev. David H P. Brown  St Bartholomew's  Morning Service ��� 11:15 a.m.  St. Aidan's  Morning Service ��� 9:30 a_m.  Except 4th Sunday    '  Family Service ���  U1:00 a.m.  GIBSONS UNITED CHURCH  11:15 a.m., Divine Service  9:30 a.m.. Wilson Creek  BAPTIST CHURCH  Pastor F. Napora  Ctffice  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  Rev. T. Nicholson, Pastor  TIMES OF SUNDAY MASS  7:30 p.m. Sat. eve. at Our Lady  of Lourdes Church on the Sechelt Indian Reserve.  9:00 a.m. at The Holy Family  Church in Sechelt.  11:00 a.nu at St. Mary's Church  in Gibsons.  Phone 885-9526   GIBSONS PENTECOSTAL  Member P.A.O.C.  Phone 886-7107  Highway, and Martin Road  _mnday School 9:45 a.m.  Morning Worship 11 a.m.  Evening Service 7 p.m.  Wed., Bible Study, 7:3�� p.m.  Partor G. W. ---*���  GLAD TIDINGS TABERNACLE  Gower Point Road  Phone   886-2660  Sunday school  10:15  ajn.  Worship Service 111:00 aan.  Revival 7:00 pjn.  Bible study Wed. 7:30 pjn.  Pastor Nancy Dykes  CHRISTIAN SCIENCE  Sundays at 111:15 ajn. in St.  John's United ahurch, Davis  Bay hy an informal group of  Christian Scientists.  Everyone Welcome  Phone: 888-9778 or 886-7882  hour). Combine brown sugar  and sour cream. Spread evenly  over  cheesecake.   Sprinkle  with nuts. Return to oven and  bake 5 minutes at 450 deg. F.  Cool. Refrigerate in pan until  serving time. 8 to 12 servings.  PUMPKIN PRESERVES  3 lbs. pumpkin cut in %-dnch  cubes (about 11 cups)  &Vz cups sugar  1 lemon, thinly sliced  Vz cup water  Alternate layers of pumpkin  and sugar in saucepan and let  stand about 30 minutes. Sim  mer lemon in Water t until ten-  pumpkin and sugar over low  der (15 to 20 minutes). Cook  heat    until    sugar    dissolves.  Bring to boil and boil rapidly  uncovered until fruit is transparent and syrup is thick (20  to 25 minutes.) Add lemon and  boil 5 minutes. Pour into sterilized jars and seal. Makejs  about 8 cups.  WANTED  Used furniture or what  have yon  Al'S US�� FURNITURE  WE BUT BEER  BOTTLES  Gibsons ��� 886-2812  GREEN VALLEY SOIL TESTING  SATURDAY, OCT. 18 ��� THIS SERVICE IS FREE  at the  SECHELT GARDEN CENTRE LTD. 885-9711  In the heart of Sechelt  Ybuife got rights  t hcyre ootHoed  In this booklet.  ".���MJVV  4  n i  The Human Rights Code of British Columbia  was created to guarantee basic human rights  to all people in the Province.  Do you know what these rights are? Do you  know what to do if your rights are violated?  A small booklet, titled YOUR RIGHTS, has  recently been published by the Human Rights  Branch of the Department of Labour, it will  give you the information you need about your  rights under the Human Rights Code.  It is available, free of charge, at all  Department of Labour offices, and at  Manpower Centres, doctor's offices,    -  community centres, and similar locations  throughout the Province.  Or, write to the Human Rights Branch,  Department of Labour, 880 Douglas Street,  Victoria, B.C. V8W 2B7  WF*-  HUMAN RIGHTS BRANCH  DEPARTMENT QF LABOUR  GOVERNMENT OF BRITISH COLUMBIA  Hon. W.S. King, Minister  James G. Matkin, Deputy Minister  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 6     Coast News, Oct. 15, 1975.  COAST HEWS CLASSIFIED AD_  Phone 886-2622  Deadline ��� Tuesday noot.  U-finimum $1 ��� 15 words  5c a word thereafter  Subsequent Insertions V% price  Legal ads 25c ptr count line.  Subscription Rates:  B.C. 1 year $4.50, 6 mo. ��2.50  Canada ex. B.C. J  yr. $5.00  U.S. & foreign 1 year $8,50  It is agreed by any advertiser requesting space that liability of the Coast News in  ?-,ent 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 js accepted  by the newspaper when copy is  not submitted in writing or  verified in writing.  COMING EVENTS  Mon., Oct. 27, OAEPO Branch  38 General meeting, 2 pm.,  Health Centre, Gibsons. Date  changed from Oct. 20.  Every Thursday, 7:30 p.m.,  Whitaker House, Sechelt. Introductory lecture Transcendental  Meditation. Tel. 885-3342.   Dial a trip. Hawaii Oct. 20,  Mexico Oct. 25. Tour informa-  tion 886-7019.  Every Monday night, 8 p.m.,  Bingo, New Legion Hall, Gibsons.  <<���  ANNOUNCEMENTS  If you are concerned about  someone with a drinking problem call Al-Anon at 885-9638  or 886-9193. Meetings, St. Aidan's Hall, Tuesday, 8 p.m.  For Latter Day Saints in this  area, contact 886-2546.  For membership or explosive  requirements contact R. Nim  pxo, Cemetery Road. Ph. 886-  7778- Howe Sound Farmers'  Institute. Stumping or ditching powder, dynamite, eiectrio  cr   regular   caps,   prima-cord,  Alcoholics Anonymous. Phone  885-9534, 886-990* or 885-9327.  Gibsons meeting Monday. 8:30  p.m.  in Gibson?  Athletic hall.  BIRTHS  BRAUN: Larry and Mary (nee  Timmers) are proud to announce the arrival of their first  ���child, Kristin Leigh, born Oct.  .2, weighing 7 lbs. 23/2 oz. First  grandchild for Mr. and Mrs.  Ben 'Braun, Chilliwack and Mr.  and Mrs. Tony Timmers, Falkland, B.C.  IN MEMORIAM  George Leachman who passed  away  Oct.   18  1974.  A year has passed  Since that sad day  When one we loved was called  ���away.  God took him home  It was His will  But in our hearts  He liveth still.  Lovingly remembered by wife  Olive, son Ron, Freda & family  FOUND  6 - 8 mo. old unneutered male  cat, fluffy all grey. Corner Crucil and Hillcrest. Wearing flea  collar. Ph.  886-7546.  HELP WANTED  Household duties, day and evening time required. Phone 886-  7064 after 6 p.m.  WORK WANTED  Your PICTURES FRAMED and  mounted from Artistic Woodwork stock. Matboards. Non-  glare and regular glass. Needlepoint a specialty. Moved to  1450 Sechet Inlet Rd. Porpoise  Bay Sechelt. Phone 885-9573.  Two high school boys 15 and  16, will do work of any kind.  Phone 886-9503.   Light clearing, landscaping, fill  backhoe work, road building.  Phone 886-9020.  WORK WANTED (Cont'd)  Yard' work, garage cleaned,  rubbish removed, all kinds of  hauling and cartage, reasonable  rates. Call anytime 885-2978.  Paper hanging and painting.  Phone 886-7561.    Carpenter for hire. Will do  kitchen cupboards, interior finishing, ahd custom designed  furniture. Phone 884-5371.  Land clearing, road construction. Phone O. Storvold at 886-  9032_.   Garbage removal. Reasonable  and reliable. Handyman work  done well. Cabinets, fine fin-  ished work. Phone 886-7822.  Painter,   24  years   experience,  -have big spray outfit, quick, efficient.     Contract    or    hourly  rates. Call 886-2512.   Backhoe available for drainage, ditches, water lines, etc.  Phone 88-T-2921, Roberts Creek  TYPEWRITER  &  ADDING MACHINE  SALES & SERVICE  Phone 886-7113   FURNACE INSTALLATIONS  OIL BURNER SERVICE  Financing Available  CaU Thomas Heating, 886-7112  We-provide a complete tree service for the Sunshine Coast.  All work insured and guaranteed to your satisfaction.  PEERLESS TREE SERVICES           885-2109  CHIMNEY  SWEEPING  Oil Stoves  Phone Ron   Crook,  885-3401  after 5 p.m.  MISC. FOR SAIf  TWILIGHT   THEATRE  Phone 886-2827  Wed., Thurs., Fri.  Oct. 15,  16, 1,7  at 8:00 p.m.  Sat., Oct. 18  at 7:00 p.m.  YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN  MATURE  Sat. Oct. 18  at 9:00 p.m.  Sun., Mon. Oct. 19, 20  at 8:00 p.m.  THE TEXAS CHAIN-SAW  MASSACRE  RESTRICTED Warning: An extremely    gruesome   disgusting  picture.   Some   brutal   scenes  and'some sex.  GIBSONS LANES  Open Bowling  Fri. 7 - 11 p.m.  Sat., 2 - 11 p.m.  Sun., 2-11 p.m.  Small automatic washing machine. Power saw. Phone 886-  7738.    '      '  Automatic washer, (working,  $25. Phone 886-2545 eves, or  P.O. Box 1071, Gibsons.  Singer treadle sewing machine  Phone 886-7031' between 4:30  and 6:30 p.m.     .  Oil range and space heater  and tank. Phone 433-01.1.  Approximately 6 to 7 squares  of heavy butt tapered shakes,  not bundled. Phone 886-2095.  Rare 1967 650 Norton Mercury  4000 original miles. Al condi-  tion. Phone 886-2394. $1,000 obo  Sunshine Coast Arts & Craft  Supplies. Complete selection ol  Arts and craft supplies, low  prices. Pihone 886-7770.   1970 BSA 500 rebuilt motor,  9,000 miles, $500. Phone 886-  7993.   1973 Honda 500 four, 5,600 mi.,  Al condition. $1400 or best  offer. Phone 886-2740.   Good selection of quality ladies' clothes, neiw and like new  Includes dresses, pantsuits,  coats, etc. sizes 6 to 9. Phone  588-1220. _   House bulding logs, from 12 in.  x 60 ft., straight fir. Lots of  large, alder. Dry cedar telephone pole. New Admiral electric stove. Surplus furniture.  BARGAINS. See. at the Sang-  ster's North 40. Phone 886-7338  Lionel tent trailer, hard top,  excellent condition, sleeps 6  Phone 886-2802.  PETS  All breed dog grooming, clipping, terrier stripping, bathing.  Walkey  Kennels, 885-2505.  Free young rabbits. Phone 886-  2433.   Free puppies, Labs, 6 male and  1 female. Phone 886-2690.  CARS, TRUCKS FOR SAU  '73 VW Beetle, 31,000 mi., excellent condition, extras, $2700  or best offer. Phone 886-9815.  '74 Vega Hatchback, $2,600. Ph.  885-2339.  '72 GMC truck, 33,000 miles.  Phone 886-9696.  '63 Ford'Fairlane, needs muffler, $75. '56 W Van, $175:  Phone 886-9283.   Gas saver. Deluxe '74 Pinto 2  door 4 speed, 17,t)00 miles, immaculate. Will deliver. Phone  '5884220.  WANTED TD NtU  BOATS FOR SALE  12V2 ft. Sangster, fibreglass  hull, winter project. $200 or  best offer. Phone 886-7338 af-  ter 6 p.m.    ���  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  WANTED  WANTED  Large electronic organ by private party. Send make and  phone 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.   Dry fireplace wood, alder. Ph.  886-7064 after 6 p.m.  FOR RM  Furnished bedroom in new  home. Gibsons. $100. Kitchen  privileges. Phone 886-7871 af-  ter Oct. 17.   House on waterfront. Redrooffs  Road. Phone 1U2 266-7869 or  weekends 886-7339.   2 bedroom home, view, furnished, appliances, $250 or  cheaper to people who would  maintain. P.O. Box 107il, Gibsons.   Maple Crescent Apts. 1662  School Road, Gibsons. Suites  for rent. Cablevision, parking,  close to schools and shopping.  Reasonable rent. Apply Suite  103A. .  Good room and board. Weekly  or monthly. Phone 886-9033.   Immaculate, spacious 1 bedroom suite. Terrific view, fireplace, fridge, stove, drapes.  Ideal for 1 or 2 working people.  Must have references. $225.  No pets. Phone 886-7769.  Quality home in Langdale with  water view of islands. 4 bedrooms and in-law suite. Ph. Mr  Greenbank, 879-4166.  2 bedroom waterfront cottage.  No dogs. Phone 886-9033.   FURNISHED  WATERFRONT COTTAGE  Beautiful sheltered bay on  Gambier Island, 22 acres oif secluded privacy. For boat owners only. Must be seen. Hunting, fishing, boat moorage, Ph.  922-4471 between 7 a.m. and  9 a.m. or after 5 p.m.    COAST NEWS WANT ADS.  PHONE     886-2622  DEADLINE TUESDAY NOON  iderson  REALTY LTD.  885-3311  P.O. Box 1219 Sedhelt, B.C.  VON SAO  GIBSONS BLUFF  Super building lot. Have a  look. Corner of Georgia and  Skyline Dr. Owner wants  $18,500. Try your offer. Oall  Doug Joyce.  GIBSONS  Nicely treed 5 acre parcel  with one yaer old 3 BR.  home. Excellent value at  only $56,500. Call Bill Montgomery.  Working couple looking for  partly or fully furnished cottage or suite in Gibsons area  to rent for winter months. Ph.  886-9038 after 6 p.m.  Mature person needs place to  rent on Sunshine Coast. Willing  to handle oaretaking duties.  References available. Phone  886-2074 or 687-1056.   Capable man and wife pensioners would like to rent permanently. Unfurnished cottage  near the waterfront preferable.  Good references. Write Box  3040, Coast News, Gibsons.  PROPERTY FOR SAIi  You get a lovely view of Sechelt Inlet from this ready to  build on lot in Sunshine  Heights. Price $12,900. Take  over- existing mortgage at  8%%. Pihone 886-9217.       ___  1 acre lot in village of Sechelt,  end of Medusa St. Bargain,  $17,500. -Robert White, National  Trust Co. W. Van. 922-9191 or  922^6681.   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 p,m.  Three acres, creek, trees, near  arena, $20,000. Phone 885-2568.  Roberts Creek. Fully serviced  lots for sale on Marlene Road.  Phone 886-7896 or 886-7700.  BY OWNER  $48,000 for quick sale. Immaculate fairly new 3 ibedroom  home on parklike Vz acre with  beach access. Glass wall L-  shaped living room and wrap  around sundeck overlooking  Georgia Strait. Wall to wall  throughout, electric heat, basement workshop, patio, carport.  Phone 886-2744.  MOBILE HONES  SUNSHINE COAST  MOBILE HOME PARK  & 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  1970   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  MORTGAGES  NEED MONEY?  Mortgages  Arranged  Bought  Sold  First ��� Second ��� Third  Summer cottages  and builders loans  readily available  ACADIAN MORTGAGE  Corp. Ltd.  24��8 Marine, Vi   Van.  Phone 926-3256  ALMOST NEW  4 BR full basement home  with a nice view. Many extras here to make a comfortable home. F.5P. $57,500.  Call Bill Montgomery.  GIBSONS  Owner anxious to sell this  3 BR. home on nicely treed  lot near Ferries. View is developing. FJP. $37,500. Call  Bill Montgomery.  "THE BLUFF"  Nicely appointed executive  home on 126' irreplaceable  waterfront. Very secluded  and with immediate possession. Priced to sell at $89,000  Call Doug Joyce.  Stan Anderson ��� 885-2385 Doug Joyce ��� 885-276)1  Bill Montgomery ��� 886-2806    Jack Anderson ��� 885^2053  Charles English ltd,  REAL ESTATE & INSURANCE  GIBSONS, B.C.       Ph. 886-2481  SUNNYCREST SHOPPING CENTRE  TOLL FREE 687-6445  NOTARY PUBLIC ��� APPRAISALS  12 ACRES: of treed sloping land. 1% miles west of Gibsons.. Ample water supply. Asking 39,000, some terms  available.  ACRES ACRES ACRES: 10 acres of exciting land in Roberts Creek Your own stream, private access, large work  shed, new double wide trailer. Vendor will help with  financing. Top value at $89,000.  1,000 SQUARE FEET: 72 ft. lot, 2 blks from high school.  6 yr. old 3 bdrm home. This home must be sold, no kidding. Offers on $34,500.  SARGENT RD: View lot on sewer. Ready for building".  FJP. $16,050.  SELMA PARK: 2 bdrm house, only 4 years old. Excellent  condition. Lease Land. Asking $24,500.  ROBERTS CREEK: Large duplex, 1100 sq. ft. in each  suite. 3 bdrms, on nice, approximately 1 acre lot. Revenue  $500 per month at present $22,000 d'own on fp. $55,000.  THIS PROPERTY MUST BE SOLD: Shaw Rd ��� back  and front split level 3 bdrm home. Finished rec room, carport, paved driveway. All on.l1/^ acres, including storage  shed 24 x 16. 1 blk from schools "etc. A real place for  kids and pets. Asking $46,000. Mortgage available.  Ken Crosby ��� 886-2098  Don Sutherland ��� 885-9362  . v George Cooper  Anne Gurney ��� 886-2164  Jay Visser ��� 885-3300  - 886-9344  E. McMYNN AGENCY  Real Estate and Insurance  Phone Eves. Ron McSavaney  885-3339  GRANTHAMS ��� 3 bdrm home on wonderful view lot.  Interior of house delightfully finished and in excellent  condition. Must be seen to be appreciated. Asking $26,000.  F.P.   $16,500.  GIBSONS ���- 4 bdrm home with excellent view. Close to  shopping etc. Some repairs needed. Asking $40,000. Make  offers. i  ROBERTS CREEK ��� 2 bdrm home on comer lot. FJP.  and electric heat. House has had septic tank and foundation renewed. Good garden with tool shed. Asking $8,000  down on F.P. of $3)1,000.  DAVIS BAY ��� WFT. Excellent 3 bdrm home on good  lot with perfect beach and boathouse. A-O heat; all large  rooms Workshop, small cabin and! paved drive. Asking  $70,000.  TUWANEK ��� Excellent semi-wft. lot across from, boat  launching. Good view and nice building lot Asking $12,50.  Box 238  Phone 886-2248  Gibsons, B.C.  CONSULT US FOR ALL  YOUR INSURANCE REQUIREMENTS  MEMBER ��� MULTIPLE LISTING SERVICE  Phone 886-2000 ��� Gibsons, B.C.  GIBSONS: 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. Full basement requires some finishing. Grounds  carefully landscaped for easy  maintenance. Only $54,000 for  this gem.  LANGDALE HEIGHTS: Choice  view lot on Johnson Road. 79'  x 139'. $13,900.  HOPKINS: 100' x 141' lot with  unobstructed view of the  Sound and Islands. $19,500.  SAKINAW LAKE: Nothing  fancy but ideal family camp.  You can swim, sail, fish, both  lake and salt water, hike and  water ski. 90' lake front lot -  treed - 2 room log cabin with  large deck, storage shed, shower room. Tie your boat to your  own float. A good place to relax or have fun. Listed at $251-  000 on terms.  ROBERTS CREEK: Large view  lot in select area. Build youx  dream home among beautiful  dogwood trees. All services except sewer. Blk. top street.  Close to transportation, beach,  etc. Only $11,000.  GIBSONS: We are offering a  2 year old luxury home on  view property. This delightful  home has 3 good sized bedrooms ��� master ensuite. Spacious living room has fireplace  and open to 11 x. 12 dining rm.  Kitchen is spacious with an  abundance of attractive cupboards with built-in dishwasher, etc. Modern vanity bath  convenient to all roomis. Entrance to completed 12 x 42  rec. room and basement area  is from 12 x 12 entrance foyer  Rec. room has fireplace and  built-in bar, unfinished .basement area has plumibnig rough  ed in for 2nd bath. Carport  roof doubles as sundeck with  aicCess from dining room. The  decor leaves nothing to be desired hi - this charming 2600  sq. ft. home. Auto-oil heat, concrete driveway, lot nicely developed. Asking $63,500 with  cash to mortgage payable at  $195 per month, 9% interest.  SEASIDE PLAZA  LISTINGS WANTED  DROP IN AND SEE US  Norm Peterson ��� 886-2607 LETTERS TO EDITOR  Coast News, Oct. 15, 1975.     7  Putting the noose on our own neck  Editor: While many Canadians tut tut over the victories  of the communists in Chile,  Portugal, Spain, Italy or  France, tliey will pooh pooh  the idea that it could happen  here. Frankly it does not have  to when our own politicians  are all to eager to implemeniy  the wishes of the Canadian  Communist Party.  For instance, at the 21st  Convention of the Communist  (Party of Canada held November 27-29, 1971, resolutions formulated and passed' included:  Government take over and  control of land, government  take over of all natural resources, gas "and oil pipelines,  credit unions, insurance companies, transportation and communications.  IThe Communists in Convention called for rent control,  Crown Corporations, free dental care and government con^-  trol of all pharmaceutical companies. Along with demands  for day care centres, a thirty  two hour work week and the  abolition of compulsory arbitration, they called for maternity leave at full pay for work  ing women.  In patting themselves on the  back for work accomplished  in promoting "independence"  for Quebec, opposition to the  War Measures Act and involvement in the "peace" : movements, the Party called upon  its membership to increase  their efforts to get elected to  Municipal Councils "in order to  implement communist programs."  Obviously we will not have  a revolution ha Canada ��� not  while we are so intent upon  putting the noose around our  own heck! Or, like Little Red  Riding Hood, we continue to  happily feed the wolf about to  devour us!  ���{PATRICIA YOUNG  Vancouver.  a myth  Local Phone ������885-2241  Direct Line ��� 685r5544  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 v^ith  paved road, water and pow.-  er..Average size is,75' x 140'  Priced from $9,000 to $10,-  500. Call Dave Roberts, 885-  2973.  Editor: Your % front page  story "MLA charges Socreds  ��� Creating Confrontation" is  one of ��� the great myths that  NDP party members are trying  to perpetuate on the voters of  British Columbia.  It's a sad commentary on the  quality of our Government  when members must spend all  their timie talking about confrontation and (building up the  idea that it is Bill Bennett and  the Socreds who are responsible for this.  If one checks the record over  the past three years, it can be  shown that the NDP specialize  in attacking individual segments of the community, one  at a time, on the theory ofi  divide and conquer. There has  Just a reminder that we  still gift wrap free of  charge, whether your gift  was bought here. or not.  Miss Bee's, Sechelt.  VILLAGE OF GIBSONS  NOTICE OF ELECTION  Public notice is hereby given to the electors of the  said Municipality of Gibsons that I require the presence of the said electors at the Municipal Office  1490 South Fletcher Road, Gibsons, B.C., on Monday  the 27 day of October, 1975, at the hour of ten o'clock  in the forenoon, for the purpose of electing persons  to represent them as follows:  A Mayor for a two year term - 1976 and 1977  two (2) Aldermen each for a two year term  1976 and 1977  one (1) School Trustee for a two year term  1976 and 1977  -���to represent the Village of Gibsons on  the Board of School District No. 46  One (1) Regional Board Director for a two  year term - 1976 and 1977  ���to represent the Village of Gibsons on  the Sunshine Coast Regional District  The mode of nomination of candidates shall be as  follows:  Candidates shall be nominated in writing by  two duly qualified electors of the municipality.  The nominati'on-paper shall be delivered to the  Returning Officer at any time between the date  of this notice and noon of Monday, October 27,  1975. The nomination-paper may be in the form  prescribed in the Municipal Act and shall state-  the name, residence, and occupation of the person nominated in such manner as to sufficiently identify such candidate. The nomination-  paper shall be subscribed to by the candidate.  In the event of a poll being necessary, such poll will  be opened at the Municipal Office on Saturday, the  15th day of November, 1975 between the hours of  8:00 am. and 8:00 pm., of which every person is hereby required to take notice and govern himself accordingly.  Given under my hand at Gibsons, B.C,  . *���  this 14th day of October, 1975.  J. W. COPLAND,  Returning Officer.  \  been a vendetta against the'  mining industry, an attack  against the forest industry, the  Premier has attacked B.C.  Mayors and local councils at  the UBCM, and the list goes on  and on. Unlike Mr. Bennett,  who talks about the issues,, the  NDP finds very few issues on  which it can speak positively,  such, being the state of the  B.C. economy, and B.C. politics.  Even more interesting to note  "the big government psychology" of the NDP as revealed1 by  Mr. Lockstead in your- article  He points to what he thinks is  the greatest accomplishment of  the government bringing in  "two hundred pieces of legislation" since coming to government".  Is this not a classic example  of the big government, big  stick psychology that has become so much a part of the  NDP.  They have shown they can't  administrate, all they know is  legislate. British Columbians  don't want more government,  they want less government,  and what government they  must have should be of a. much  better quality than the bunch  of socialists that are now running  this province.  ���SUZANNE VAN EGMOND  Sunshine Sketches...  It seems Gibsons Alderman  Bill Laing has passed the final test. At last week's council meeting Aid. Jim Metzler  asked Aid. Laing a question  concerning the Gibsons-Sechelt airport. Aid. Laing, who  is Gibsons representative on  the airport committee spoke  profoundly on the question  for a few minutes. Everyone  looked puzzled.    .  Aid." Metzler then broke  out laughing and said to  Laing: "You sound too much  like a politician."  Speaking of politics, Aid.  Kurt Hoehne voiced a bit of  disappointment last week.  About 30 people had crowded  into the council chambers to  give opinions on the proposed  Crucil Road development. After that topic had been thor-?  oughly discussed the delegation filed out of the chambers  leaving only council, the clerk  and the members of the press  Ale.. Hoehne then proceeded  to give his report revealing  how well the village has been  adhering to this year's budget  in spite of inflation and' increased labor costs. Those 30  or so village residents missed  the best part of the meeting,  thought  Aid.   Hoehne.  That'^unidentified'^ man in  the page 12 photograph in the  Coast News last week has  been identified. The man is  Vancouver singer Terry Jacks  Jacks had been diving near  Gambier Island when he experienced dizziness. A party  on board the Jacks boat  called the Coast News via  radio telephone and asked if  we could arrange to have an  ambulance on the Gibsons  wharf.  It was nothing serious. Apparently the singer had been  working too hard in the pas^  few weeks and the only thing  he had for breakfast that  morning was a rum and eggnog.  Congratulations to John  Smith of Hi-Baller Salvage.  John won last week's Lions  400 Club draw for $100. Ticket was drawn by Ross Orris in Gibsons Bank of Montreal.  Gibsons RCMP detachment  is now officially a sergeant'*  detachment. October 3 was  the big day for Corporal. ..  (sorry sarge) Sergeant Harvey Finch who received his  promotion on that date.  Sechelt carver Jamie Dixon  called last week to say that  the photograph of the Indian  basket maker which ran on  the editorial page of this paper last week was his great  grandmother.  Her name was Agnes Charlie and she lived to be  105  years old. Had all her teeth  when  she  died in  1942 said  -. Jamie.  She originally came from  Seabird Island near Agassiz  and was well known for her  baskets in tlje Sechelt area.  Jamie also said that Captain Jorgenson of' the Union  Steamship Company was a  nephew of Agnes Charlie.  Gibsons resident poet Peter  Trower has an article published in the October issue of  Vancouver Magazine. The article is called "Over the  Edge." It's about Steve Littlejohn's logging truck accident in 1973 on the east side  of Alice Lake. Like most  other things Peter does, the  article is worth reading.  Someone mentioned the  other day that barbers are  now in the same category as  lawyers and doctors. Provincial law says barbers can no  longer display their prices,  behind that is?  Wonder   what   the   rationale  Spotted last week on the  side of a milk truck: "MILK.  THE UDDER UNCOLA.*  I  Powell River man joins Socred nomination race  E. W. (Ted) Cooper announc  ed last week that he is seeking  the nomination for the Social  Credit Party in the Mackenzie  Riding. An acting safety co-ordinator for MacMillan Bloedel  in Powell River, Cooper joins  two candidates from the Sechelt area, Dr. Eric Paetkau  and Pete^ 'Prescesky.  Cooper, a native Torontonian,  said he declared his candidacy  after watching the NDP government in action and, listening  to the ever increasing complaints from every quarter concerning the escalating labor un  rest  and the uncertainty per-  TED COOPER  Village  buys land  The Village of Gibsons has  announced the purchase of 1.36  acres of property along Gowei  Point Road. The property wa.c  purchased from Henry Corletl  for $100,000. It is located im  mediately north of Holland  Park adjacent to the firehall.  Plans for the property include commercial development  and a building to house the  ambulance. A motor vehicle licence office may also be locat  ed on the property. The motor  vehicle office is presently lo  cated in the museum.  A  WET WHISTLE  If you left a pail out in the  rain and 5 millimetres of rain  fell, you'd have barely enough  water in the pail to wet your  whistle and certainly not  enough to wash your hair. But  if 50 millimetres fell, and you  have a rain barrel, you've got  lots of water.  vading the business and industrial sectors of, the economy.  "The time has come for a  new voice to be heard in Victoria, a voice that is familiar  both with the problems facing  management and the problems  facing union members," Cooper  said while visiting the Sunshine Coast last week.  "Few may realize that our  forest unions are made up of  normal intelligent people. They  are caught up in an interlocking web of rapidly increasing  prices and wages surrounding  them at all points, a situation  for which both levels of government nriust bear a large  share of the responsibility.'  "Ironically.'. for the welfare  pundits in Victoria, no one in  the NDP seems to realize that  true welfare has something to  do with the real efficiency of  the economy. All the while the  NDP is interested in keeping  the business sector off balance,  a state of true welfare does  not and cannot exist."  Asked about the present  NDP social policies, Cooper  said the NDP has no preserve  in looking after unfortunate  people. He agreed in this day  and age no one should starve  and that any government has a  responsibility to the unfortunate members of society.  Commenting on the government's recent back-to-work legislation Cooper said, "I think  Barrett is a wolf in manage  ment's clothing."  "I agree with Barrett's decision ��� there was no alter/  native ��� but it would have  been better if he had done it  on his own accord."  Cooper said there should be  some efforts in this province  to achieve better management-  labor relations.  NEW LOWER PRICE  ON TICKET ROLLS  AT  COAST  NEWS  British Columbia Assessment Authority  Notice to RESIDENTIAL  PROPERTY OWNERS  Under the provisions of the Assessment Act, property owners who have owned and lived in their  homes continuously from January 1, 1959 to the  present, may be eligible to have the 1976 assessed  value of their land based on its residential use only,  regardless of the fact that its actual value may be  higher due to influences of a non-residential nature.  An example would be a residence in a commercial  area.  To claim eligibility it is necessary for you to file  an application with the Area Assessor on pr before  November 1, 1975.  If you consider that your property could qualify  under this provision, you are urged to contact the  Area Assessor's office immediately and obtain the  form of application" (known as Form AA 25).  R. C. Winterburn, Area Assessor,  Sunshine Coast Assessment Area  Box 1220, Sechelt      VON 3A0  Phone 885-3206  NORTHWEST TRAVEL LTD.  1748 Lonsdale Avenue, North Vancouver, B.C.  IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE  THE APPOINTMENT OF  WHATEVER YOUR TRAVEL'NEEDS  MAY BE, AGNES LABONTE IS AVAILABLE TO ADVISE AND ASSIST YOU  IN PLANNING THE HOLIDAY  OF YOUR CHOICE  a   ����  m<  Call Now 886-7710    AGNES LABONTE  Your Sunshine Coast Representative 8     Coast News, Oct. IS, 1975.  Avoid breakdowns - winterize your car now  If you winterize your car  now, you won't be engulfed in  a flurry of 'aggravations at the  drop of the first snowflake.  The B.C.' Automobile Association road service records  show that a large percentage  of the 192,652 auto breakdowns  that occurred in 1974 took  place during the winter months  You can insure your chances  against joining this category  ��� and certainly avoid unnecessary inconvenience and delay ��� by checkng out the following points and paying a  visit to a reliable garage.  1. Make sure the battery is  fully charged and that cables  are tight and have no cracks  and corrosion. If the battery is  more than three yaers old, a  replacement probably is in order.  2. Have an engine tune-up,  including an inspection of the  ignition system, points, condenser and plugs.  3. Have the cooling system  drained and flushed. A proper  thermostat should be installed,  along with a supply of antifreeze adequate for the coldest  temperatures. Use a proper  weight oil��� 10W for temper  atures below 0 degrees Cel&i  us. Remember that heavy oils  can impede starting.  4. Tighten water hoses,,and  make sure they have no lealc.  . or rotting areas.  5. Adjust brakes and make  PRINTED PATTERN  4537     <Jf$��  SIZES 10-20   \k&b-  10V&-20&  % ^/htne, ~//d&  ot*ni  Have MORE clothes for  LESIS money���sew this 5 star  wardrobe in wide-width knits  now. Dress, sleeveless jacket,  two tops, pants.  (Printed Pattern 4537: Half  Sizes 10%, 12%, 114%, 16%,  18%, 20%. Misses' 10, 12, 14,  16, 18, 20.  $1.00 for each pattern���cash,  cheque or money order. Add  15c each pattern for first-class  mail and special handling.  Print plainly Size, Name, Address, Style Number. Send to  Anne Adams, Coast News,  Pattern Dept., 60 Progress Ave.  Scarborough, Ont MIT 4P7  IT PAYS TO SEW���-you save  so much money! Send now for  New Spring-Summer Pattern  Catalog! Over 100 partners,  pants, long, sftiort styles. 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As added insurance against  a snow emergency, assemble  these items and make sure  they're available in your car  throughout the cold months:  sand or traction mat, small  snow shovel, ice scraper, snow  brush, extra can of oil, tow  chain or cable, bumper jack,  flashlight, blanket and booster  cables (if you know how to  use them).  IL  R.  SHOCKED?  At the high price of electrical work  in the area?  TRY SUPERIOR ELECTRIC  for the lowest possible price  ALL WORK GUARANTEED  SIMPKINS, Licensed Electrical Contractor  885-2412 night or day  /  Use tlus calculator to measure the efficiency of your oil or gas furnace. The book explains everything that  you and your serviceman should do to save fuel and money. Both free when you send in the coupon below.  How mud  is going up in smoke?  Get your furnace in shape for winter ���  so you can be both warm and a little  richer. 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TAURUS i- April 21 to May 21  Welcome any chance for privacy or needed rest and take,  care of perse, il problems, but  be mature and patient in all  your moves. Keep clear of  moody, emotional and sensitive  people.  GEMINI - May 22 to June 21  Keep out of the spotlight and  take care of neglected prob-  letms and by all means do  nothing to arouse jealousy.  Get plenty of rest and sleep  and things will work out.  CANCER > Jurie i22 - .July 22 .  "FRIENDS" There is an accent on your friendships with  important groups and loved  ones. If you are in touch with  the right people, you will further hopes, dreams and wishes  LEO >- July 23 to lAugojst 23  Watch expenses this week, and  take no risks where your pock-  etbook is concerned. A balanced budget and an unemotional  approach to accounts and other  financial matters is very important.  VIRGO - August 24 to Sept. 22  Your emotions are stirred up  right now, and those close to  you. How you react is very important.. Stress co-operation  ahd teamwork and you will  accomplish much.  LIBRA - ,Sept. 23 - October 23  Watch out-for gossip or arguments, and don't become too involved in the problems of  others now. Do nothing to invite emotional stress. Your  health and work come first.  SCORPIO - Oct. 24 - Nov. 22  This is a glamorous period for  you   Scorpio,   but   there   is   a  need   for   handling   emotional  situations   and  people  wisely,  and   to   strengthen   ties   with  loved ones.  i  SAGITTARIUS Nov. ,23 Dec. 21  There is a lot" of stress around  your home or office, that may  pose problems. Make whatever  adjustments are necessary to  preserve hariiibnyv Turn your  energies into constructive channels where business and employment are concerned.  CAPRICORN - Dec. 22 Jan. 20  You will be able to enjoy a  sense of freedom and the  chance to accomplish things,  that you were not able to before if you are patient and persevering, in dealing with those  around you.  AQUARIUS - Jan. 21 to Feb. 18  Accent domestic interests, family welfare and security and  you could bring something to a  good conclusion right now.  Show loved ones and young  folks attention.  PISCES - Feb. 19 - March 20  Don't overlook any need for  co-operation, or approval from  your mate. Teamwork is needed here, and relations with peo ,  pie around you will be stimulated.  (Copyright 1975 by Trent Varro. All Rights reserved.)  For your printing phone 886-2622  BAY MOTORS  TO GIVE YOU THE BENEFIT OF FULL  SERVICE, WE ARE OPEN 7 am. to 9 pm.  ON SUNDAYS 9 am. to 6 pm.  WE SPECIALIZE IN WHEEL ALIGNMENT  T. Johnson 885-9466 Wilson Creek  I  you  ?  On Wednesday, October 22nd,  one of our representatives  will be at *  Sunnycrest Motel, Gibsons. (9-11:30 a.m.)  Bella Beach Motel, Sechelt  (1-3:00 p.m.)  Tel.:    886-9920   (Gibsons)       885-9561   (Sechelt)  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.  DEVEL0PMEHT BM  145 West 15th Street,  North Vancouver, B.C.  Tel. 980-6571  TM for the rest of your life  WE INVITE YOU TO DROP IN AND SEE  LARRY STEED  2 WAY  RADIO  SPECIALIST  SALES  &  SERVICE  J & C ELECTRONICS  & APPLIANCES  In the heart of Sechelt       WHAT WE SELL  WE  SERVICE  885-2568  n  Fall Clearance  BIG SAVINGS FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY  11   Campbell's Family Shoes   1  AND LEATHER GOODS  Formerly Wigards  885-9345  In the heart of Sechelt  ���^X*>���A *.���_�������_;>-  BONDS  New Canada Savings Bonds ���one of the best  things you can do with your money. They offer you a  great combination of security, income and flexibility.  They're secure, because Canada Savings Bonds  are backed by all the resources of Canada.  They pay good income, an average annual interest  to maturity in 1984 of 9.38%. Each $100 bond begins  with $8.75 interest the first year and then pays $9.50 interest  for each of the remaining 8 years.  They're flexible, because you can buy Canada  Savings Bonds in amounts from $50 to $25-000 for cash  or on instalments. And they're cashable anytime, at  their full face value plus earned interest.  Join the millions of Canadians who have taken  advantage of the security- income and flexibility  offered by Canada Savings Bonds.  They're on sale now, wherever you bank or invest.  Buy your new Canada Savings Bonds today.  Security ��� Income ��� Flexibility  The Great Combination 10   Coast News, Oct. 15, 1975.  Inquiry service next year  BOWLING  Provincial   Secretary  Ernest  Hall has announced details of  a provincial enquiry service to  go intp operation at the beginning off 1976.  Speaking to delegates to the  annual meeting of the B.C.  Community Newspapers in  Edchimond last week, Mr. Hall  said, "This service should solve  a long-standing communications problem between government offices and the people of  the province.  "No more the aggravation of  (being passed from office to  ofdrice, from number to number, as you try to track down  someone who knows something  Cbistmas Lap Packs have  now arrived, a very good  selection for small gift  ideas or for your own use.  Miss Bee's, Sechelt.  LEGAL  APPLICATION FOR A  WATER LICENCE  WATER ACT  (Section 8)  I, John Franklin Gooldrup,  of General Delivery Gibsons,  B.C., hereby apply to the  Comptroller of Water Rights  for a licence to divert and use  water out of Chaster Creek,  which flows south and discharges into Gulf of Georgia  and give notice of my (application to all persons aKected.  The point of diversion will'  be located at point shown on  attached plan.  The quantity of water to be  diverted or stored is 500 gals.  per day.  The purpose for which the  water will be used is domes-'  tic- , ��� _,  IThe land or mine on whicfti  the water will be used is Lot  2, Block 4, Dist. Lot 1657, Plan  lil_13, New Westminster Dist.  A copy of this application  was posted on the 18 June 1975  at the proposed point of cfi-i  version or site of the dam and  on the land or mine where the  water is to be used and two'  copies will be filed in the of-"  ifice of the Water Recorder at  635 Burrard St., Vancouver,  B.C.  Objections to this application  may be filed with the said Water Recorder or with the Comptroller of Water Rights, Parliament Buildings, Victoria, B.H  V8V 1X5 within thirty days of  the serving of a signed copy  of the application.  ���John F. Gooldrup,  Gibsons, B.C;  Date of Publication October 15,  1975.  APPLICATION FOR A  WATER LICENCE  WATER ACT  (Section 8)  - I, Thomas A. Grant, of Or-;  ange Road, R.R. 2, Gibsons,  B.C. hereby apply to the Comptroller of Water Rights for a  licence to divert and use water  out of Joe Stmith Creek which  flows southwest and discharges into the sea and give notice  of my application to all persons affected.  The point of diversion will  be located approx. 300 feet  east of the N.E. corner of Lot  9. i  The quantity of water to be  diverted is 1000 gallons a day.  The purpose for which the  water will be used is domes-*  tic.  The land on which the water  will be used is Lot 9 of Lot  11622, New Westminster District  Plan 2929. .     .  A copy of this application,  was posted on the 18 July, 1975  at the proposed point of diversion and on the land where  the water is to be used and  two copies were filed in the  office of the Water Recorder  at 635 Burrard St. Vancouver,  BJC  Objections to this application  may be filed with the said Water Recorder or with the Comptroller of Water Rights, Parliament Buildings, Victoria, B.C.  wthin thirty days of the date  of first publication of the application. ,  Date of Publication October 15,  1975.  ���Thomas A. Grant.  about the problem concerning  you," said1 the Provincial Secretary.  The telephone enquiry service will be staffed by ten information counsellors who begin an intensive training probated that the counsellors will  gram on Monday. It is antici-  be able to answer about 95%  of the 11,000 calls expected  each month. The other 5% of  the calls will be transferred to  the specific c_fi.ce or official  Where the angfwer is available.  People within the province  Will be able to call the Bturna-  'by office of the enquiry ser-  *vice toll free. Tie lines are also  being installed to transfer calls  to the Parliament Buildings in  Victoria.  Most counsellors speak more  than one language so questions  can be answered in Ehglish  and French. Cantonese, Hindi,  Dutch, German, Japanese, Polish and Punjabi.  Mr. Hall also announced that  a directory of Government services is being prepared for publication.  "These two projects will provide valuable information and  communication aids to the people of the province," he said. .  Bowlers in top class  GIBSONS LANES  Carole Paulger and Freeman  Reynolds were the class of the  Lanes last week. Carole rolled  a 345 single and an 838 triple  in the Legion League and Freeman rolled a 3H5 single and  879 for top triple of the week  in the Ball & Chain League.  Ken Skytte had a 315 single in  the saime league and Lindla  Brown rolled a 304 single in  the Thurs.  Mixed League.  We had a Special Events  tournament for the YBC members a couple of weeks ago  and the winners were:  Bantams: Darin Macey, Cathy Hummel, Lisa Campbell,  Sean Black and Dianne Wilson  Juniors: Ilona Herschfelder,  Marianne Dawe, Charles Stor-  vold, Jamie Gill and Gordon  Mulcaster.  Seniors: Loretta Harrison,'  Don Carson, Mark Ranniger  and Jeff Mulcaster.  Other good scores:    ���  Tues. Coffee: Phyllis Gurney  275^553; Marnie Qually 232-575;  Jean Joregnson 203-578; Leslie  Bailey 221-625.  Swingers: Betty Wood 172-  501; Art Smith 206-542.  Gibsons A: Nancy Carby 261-  637; Kathy Whiting 278-667;  Ken Sfwallow 298-666; :��� Ken  Stewart 280-705; Larry Braun  295-746).  Wed. Coffee: Marjorie Henderson 202-602; Tina Youdell  223-6)16; Jennifer Fallis 241-651;  Carole Skytte 264-656; Fran  Jackson 269J660.  Wed. Coffee: Darlene Maxfield 253-695; Bonnie McConnell 283-737.  Ball & Chain 7:00: Marg Williams 222-586; Al Lovrich 244-  648.  Ball & Chain 9:00: Paddy  Richardson 230-663; Bonnie  McConnell 287-686; Ken Skytte  315-737; Freeman Reynolds 309-  879.  Thurs. Mixed: Linda Brown  304-632; Belva Hauka 242-637;  Mel Buckmaster 236-626; Dan  Robinson 251-656; Henry Hinz  229-663.  Legion: Carol McGivern 228-  637; Carole Paulger 345-838;  John Christiansen 253-601; Tom  Flieger 236-621; Ken Skytte 248  666.  YBC Bantams (2): Michele  Whiting 117-208; Sean Black  109-203; Neil Redshaw 145-216;  Lome Carroll 119-231.  SUNSHINE COAST  REGIONAL DISTRICT  Notice of Public Meeting  Gambier Island  A public meeting to consider progress in formulating ia community plan for Gambler Isliaiid  will be held on Saturday, October 18, 1975 at 1:30  pm. iii the Veterans' Hall, ^  The purpose off the meeting is to present for  discussion the first draft of the plan statement of  purpose, goals and objectives, which, have beer-  drawn up by the Gambier Island Planning Com-  mititee arid mailed to Island property owners.  All interested persons are invited to attend  the meeting and, present their views on the committee's proposals. Copies may be inspected at  the Regional District's offices, 1238 Wharf Street,  Sechelt, during office hours, namely Mondiay to  Friday, 8:30 am. to 4:00 pm.  THE GAMBIER ISLAND  PLANNING COMMITTEE  WINDSOR  THE PLYWOOD PEOPLE  'Western Canada's  largest selection of  plywood and panelling*  SAMOANCOGOA  A Good Quality Paper  Overlay in a light woodgrain  ONLY  SHT.  THE BEST SELECTION, AND PRICES TOO  ON FALL REMODELLING BUYS FOR YOU!  WINDSOR  SIMPLIFIED  DO-IT-YOURSELF  ROOF DRAINAGE SYSTEM  HEAVY GAUGE ALUMINUM GUTTER  39*  PLYWOODS  IN WHITE  HIGHWAY 101, GIBSONS  Phone 886-9221  Office hours: 8 to 5, 6 days a week  Heavy gauge gutter and dawnpipe is light in  weight for easy handling and the baked on  enamel finish ensures years of blister free  service while retaining its bright .glossy  finish. Carefree aluminum will not rust or  corrode and the system is made for the do-  ti-yourselfer.  PER LIN. FT.  .#  ���rf f;L l*J g_T��f:T-#;J?:i*:*^^ -;  { WHO IS  ���    -TACK?  NOT VOUR SORT, ANDY   \  SME'S A VSRV PRIM AK'  P^DPER ^OUNG. LADY-.  Save a life  Give Blood  Coast Nqws, Oct. 15,1975.   11  Your Red Cross blood dona  tion can mean the difference  between life and death for another human being. Yet giving  your blood costs you nothing  and takes only a half hour of  your time.  Be a Red Cross blood donor  soon. The next clinic will be  held in the Coast Garibaldi  Health Unit in Gibsons Monday, October 30 from 2:30 to 5  p.m. and 6:30 to 9 p.m.  Hours at) the . blood donor  Linic to be held in Sechelt are  changed from those previously  announced. The clinic will be  held October 23 from 2 to 4  p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m. at  Bt. Mary's Hospital nurses residence.  NORTH  OF 60  About 60,000 people live  north of the 60th parallel in  Canada.  Sunshine  Coast service  AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES  NEED TIRES?  Come in to  CO AST AL TOES  at the S-BENDS m��,  *_ghway Mi  Phone 886-27O0  AUTOMOTIVE - PARTS  SALES and SERVICE  ��� Rotor Lather service for  Disc brakes and Drum  Brakes.  ��� Valve and Seat Grinding  ALL MAKES SERVICED  DATSUN SPECIALISTS  JAMIESON AUTOMOTIVE  AL JAMIESON  Gibsons      Phone 886-7919  BANKS  ROYAL BANK OF CANADA  GIBSONS Branch-Ph. 886-2201  SECHELT Branch-Ph. 885-2201  HOURS  Gibsons: Mon. - Thurs.  10 a.m. - 3 p.m.  Fri, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.  Sechelt: Tues. - Thurs.  10 a.m. - 3 p.m.  Fri, 10 a.m. - 6 pjn.  Sat., 10 a_m. - 3 p.m  BUILDING SUPPLIES  TWIN CREEK LUMBER  & BUILDING SUPPLIES Lfd.  Everything for your building  needs  Free Estimates  Phone 886-2291-2  L & H SWANSON LTD.  READY-MIX CONCRETE  Sand and Gravel  BACKHOES  Ditching - Excavations  Porpoise Bay Road  885-9668, Box 172, Seohelt. B.C  WINDSOR PLYWOOD  (THE PLYWOOD PEOPLE)  Construction  Plywood  Fancy Panels  Doors,   Bifolds-   Insulation  Sidings  and   all accessories  Delivery  Highway 101, Gibsons  Phone 886-9221  BULLDOZING, BACKHOE  CUSTOM BACKHOE WORK  SEPTIC TANKS INSTALLED  Government Approved  Free Estimates  Excavations ��� Drainage  Waterlines, etc.  Ph. 885-2921, Roberts Creek  BULLDOZING (Cont'd)  JOHN ROBINSON CONTRACTING  Backhoe, Ditching, Drains,  Waterlines, Etc.  Box 237,  Gibsons, B.C.  PHONE   886-7983  CABINET MAKING  BOUTIN BULLDOZING  Clearing ��� Landscaping  Backhoe Work  Phone 886-9824  R.R. 1 Gibsons  OCEANSIDE FURNITURE  &CABHETSH0P  Hardwood Specialists  Custom Designed Furniture  Kitchen and Bathroom  Cabinetry  Remodelling  R. BIRKIN  Beach Ave., Roberts Creek  Phone 885-3417  CLEANERS  ARGOSHEN  We Clean Carpets,  Chesterfields, etc.  No Soap Buildup  Stay Clean .Longer  FREE ESTIMATES  TOM SINCLAIR  tiox 294, Sechelt  Phone 885-9327  12 - 1 or after 5 p.m.  CONSTRUCTION  GIBSONS BUILDING SUPPLES  U971> LTD.  ALL BUILDING MATERIALS  READY-MIX  CONCRETE - GRAVEL  .'    WESTWOOD HOMES  GENERAL  PAINT  886-2642 886-7833  Highway 101 - Gibsons  MORRI'S CONOKTE  Driveways - Walks  Placing & Finishinr  Floors - Patios - Stair*  Sox 884, Sechelt, Ph. 885-9413  FREE ESTIMATES  ROBERTS CREEK DRYWALL  Taping and Filling  by Hand and Machine  Spraytex Sparkle Ceilings  Herb Schoepflin 885-2936  Seohelt  CHAIN  SAWS  SECHELT CHAIN SAW CENTO  LTD.  SALES & SERVICE  Chain Saws ��� Outboards  Boats ��� Marine Supplies  Sechelt      885-9626  DISPOSAL SERVICES  SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES LID.  Port Mellon to Ole's Cove  886-2938 885-9973  When renovating or  spring cleaning  Call us for your disposal needs  Commercial containers  available  ELECTRICIANS  SIM QJECTRIC IM.  Electrical Contractor  Sechelt ��� Phone 885-2062  ELECTRICIANS    (Cont'd)  j  QV BE ELECTRIC lTd  Phone 886-7605  Box 860 Gibsons  "POWER  TO THE  PEOPLE"  HEATING  TED HUME SERVICES  Gibsons,, B.C.  886-2951  Parts,  Service,  Installations  Stoves, Furnaces, Heaters, etc.  Certified Instrument Mechanic  MACHINE SHOP  At the Sign of the Chevron  HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  & MARINE SERVICE Ltd.  Arc & Acty Welding  Machine Shop  Steel Fabricating  Automotive - Marine Repair  Marine Ways  Standard Marine Station  Phone 886-7721  Res. 886-9950  MOVING & STORAGE  LEN WRAY'S TRANSfB Ltd.  Household Moving & Storage  Complete Packing  Packing Materials for Sale   -  Member Allied Van Lines  Phone 886-2664 - RR. 1. Gibsons  NURSERY  MACK'S NURSERY  Sunshine Coast Highway  Shrubs,   Fruit   Trees,   Plants  Landscaping,    Pruning   Trees  Peat Moss & Fertilizer  Licensed for Pesticide Spraying  Phone 886-2684  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  RAY NEWMAN PLUMBING  SALES &  SERVICE  Hot Water Heating  Building & Alterations  Davis Bay Rd., R-R. 1,  Sechelt ��� Ph. 885-2116  PLUMBING  (Cont'd.)  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  Port Mellon ��� Pender Harbour  Free Estimates  Phone 886-9533  Rick 886-7838        Tom 886-7834  SEASIDE PLUMBING LTD.  PLUMBING ������ PIPEFITTING  STEAMFITTING  HOT WATER HEATING  886-7017  All work Guaranteed  REFRIGERATION  JOHN Hltt-SMITH  REFRIGERATION  ft  MAJOR APPLIANCE  SERVICE  t'ort Mellon to Pender Harbour  Used   Refrigerators   for   Sale  Phone  886-2231  . From 9 a_m. to 5:30 p.m.  Res. 886-9949  RETAIL STORES  MISS BETS  CARD AND GIFT SHOP  Wharf Road, Sechelt  P.O. Box 213  Ph  885-9066  Coutts-Hallmark Cards ic  wrappings; Gifts, Picture  Puzzles; English bone china  cups, saucers, etc.  Boutique   Items  Local Artists' Paintings  c & s  HARDWARE  APPLIANCES  Sechelt ��� 885-9713  BERNINA  SEWING MACHINES  NOTIONS, etc.  REPAIRS AND SERVICE  TO ALL MAKES  FABRIC HOUSE  Marine Drive  Gibsons 886-7525  CROSSWORD PUZZLE  ACROSS  1. Refuge  6. Metal  11. Gladiatorial  setting  12. Maureen  .   or John  13. Not wanted:  si. (3 wds.)  15. Made of  cereal  16. Auto racer's  stopping  place  19. Portuguese  coin  20. Favorite  23. Smell  25. Subject  27. Glut  28. Oh  29. Tolerat.3  31. Playing  marble  32. Lamprey  33. Written  letter  35. Marvin or  Tracy  36. Temporary  step  38. Informer  .(2 wds.)  44. Dwelling1  45. Bear arms  46. Penetrate  47. Deal with  DOWN  1. Lummox  2. Nigerian  tribesman  3. Indian :  weight  4. Against  5. African  desert  6. Amen  (3 wds.)  7. Underweight  8. Attention  9. Earth  (dial.)  10. Spanish  article  14. Summer  (Fr.)  16. Outmoded  17. Seeing red  18. Whole  20. Rose  fragment  21. Ham it  up  22. Brave's  shelter  24. Troops  26. Beldame  30. Distributor  31. Help  34. Take a  meal  36. Affectation  37. German  river  38. Haggard  novel  Today's  Answer  39. Weight        |  40. U-.ip's call   {  41. Before \  42.Eg��s (I,at);  43. Tenni." levin  ROOFING  STAN HILSTAD ROOFING  DUROID, SHAKES  OR REROOFING  R.R.  1, Port Mellon Highway  Gibsons Phone 886-G923  SURVEYORS  ROY & WAGENAAR  B.C. LAND SURVEYORS  CIVIL ENGINEERS  Marine Building - Wharf Street  Box 609, Sechelt, B.C.  885-2332  ROBffiT W. AiiEE  B.C. LAND SURVEYOR  Sechelt Lumber Building  Wharf St. Box 607  Seohelt B. C.  Office  885-2625  Res.  885-9581  T.V. St RADIO  SUNSHINE COAST TV  SALES _ SERVICE LTD  ADMIRAL - ELECTROHOME  and ZENITH DEALERS  Gordon Oliver - Ed Nicholson  "IN THE HEART OF  DOWNTOWN SECHELT."  Box 799, Sedhelt  Phone 885-9816  CLOSED ON MONDAYS  " NEVENS'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  Building up  in September  Sieptemlber was a relatively  good month for building starts  for both Gibsons and Sechelt,  the September building inspector's report indicates.  (The most noticeable increase  was in Sechelt where eight permits were issued during September as compared to only-  one for the same month last  year. Permit values last month  amounted to $182,000 while  September last year totalled  only $6,000.  Total permits to this date  are down somefwhat this year  with 46. Last year 56 permits  were issued up to September  in Sechelt.  In Gibsons ten permits were  issued last month compared to  eight for the same month last  year. Total values of the construction was for $2351,000 this  year and $87,000 last year.  To date 42 permits with a  construction value of $906,000  have been issued while last  year to this date 52 permits  were issued valued at $2,809,-  000.  TREE TOPPING  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.  PAJAK ELECTRONICS  �� CO.  LTD  RCA &  ELECTROHOME  Authorized Dealer  sales and service  886-7333 Gibsons  TRAILER  PARK  TRUCKING  SUNSHINE COAST TUIBMM  1 Mile West of Gibsons, Hlway  Laundromat  Extra Large Lots  and Recreation Area  Parklike Setting  Phone 886-9826  STAMP PADS  AT  COAST NEWS  DOUBLE T TRUCKING LTD.  SAND, GRAVEL, FELL  DRAIN ROCK. ETC.  Chaster Rd.  Gibsons, B.C. 886-7109  FLOATS  YLog  or  styro  floats  to\  \order,   gangplanks  \wharves, anchors - Call\  us for your requirement*  Call BERT CARSON  886-2861 125   Coast News, Oct. 15, 1975.  Trojans fo be tough opposition  Gibsons Rugby club will attempt to win their third game  of the season -when they meet  the Vancouver Trojans at Langdale Elementary school this  Saturday.  The   Trojans  will  be  tough  opposition and the game, which  kicks off at 1 p;m., should be  exciting and fast.  Gibsons record is three wins  and one loss.  Come out and1 support your  team.  YOUR  FORESTS,  YOUR  FUTURE!  '{���sS   ..  Kinsmen, Firemen out for your blood  ���Sv-ttL  THE OAPO recreation centre  going up by leaps and bounds  thanks to the energy of some  hai*d-working pensioners who  hope to make the building a  reality before the winter snows  come down. The roof was com  pleted last week and inside  work can now be done rain or  shine. OAPO President Jim  Holt said the building is progressing steadily but more volunteer help and financial donations would be welcomed.  SKATE SHARPENING  Mill faces worker shortage  (Continued from Page 1)  the local union vote Friday.  Hughes said the biggest single problem facing the mill  now is a shortage of mechanical people. Several employees  have moved away or found  other jobs since the beginning  of the strike July 111. He said  there was now a shortage oi  welders and operating people.  He estimated that about 30  people would not return to  work at the mill.  Hughes said extensive induction programs will commence  next week to train newly hired  workers.  THE ALARM rang at 11 a.m.  last Saturday and members of  Christmas Lap Packs have  now arrived, a very good  selection for small gift  ideas or for your own use.  Miss Bee's, Sechelt.  the Gibsons Kinsmen Club  rolled out of bed and started  pushing. The boys must have  had a bad night however, because the early rising Gibsons  Volunteer Fire Department (inset) was already well under  way.  Even   though  the   Kinsmen  lost the pool hall to post office  race there was enough bedlam  created to help remind everyone of the blood donor clinic  Monday October 20 at the  Coast Garibaldi Health Unit.  Times are from 2:30 to 5 p.m.  and from   6:30  to'9  p.m.  The bed race will be an annual event sponsored by the  Kinsmen Club of Gibsons.  COMING  -  OCTOBER 26  "THE ROAD TO ARMAGEDDON"  featuring DAVID WILKERSON  PENTECOSTAL  CHURCH,  GIBSONS  Tuesday, Wednesday-  Thursday  with this coupon  TRAIL BAY SPORTS  UNLIMITED  Cowrie St. Sechelt  885-2512  COAST NEWS WANT ABS.  DEADLINE TUESDAY NOON  PHONE   886-<26^2  A SPECIAL MESSAGE  M***��*MM*  TO HIS WORSHIP, MAYOR LARRY LABONTE.  WE JOIN TOGETHER TO WISH YOU A SPEEDY RECOVERY.  YOUR MANY FRIENDS IN GIBSONS  AND THE SUNSHINE COAST

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