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Array The Sunshine  Published at Gibsons, B.C.  15�� per copy on newsstands  Serving the Sunshine Coast since 1945  July 4,1978  Volume 31. Number 27  Hydro misrepresentation  charged on power line  B.C.Hydro officials have been charged with deliberate make such a mistake," said  misrepresentation by representatives of two Area 'A' groups McNaughton The comments  opposing plans to run twin 500-kV powerlines across the came at a joint meeting between  northern Sechelt Peninsula and Nelson Island. The charges  arose over un alternate route proposed by the Area 'A' A.P.C,  which would route the lines further north with a crossing of  Jervis Inlet at Vancouver Bay and a crossing of Malaspina  Strait near Stillwater.  The route was proposed by A.P.C. member Don McNaughton  at a meeting with Hydro May 24 and flown over by helicopter  June I. According to McNaughton and consulting engineer  Bruce Woodsworth of Middlepoint, the helicopter flight showed  that the Vancouver Bay route could be used, a view confirmed  in the report of Hydro's own geologist Carl Rickcr.  Thc misrepresentation charge arose when  Hydro official  Bruno Gerussi looks in some disbelief at the object of all the action  in the Dogfish Derby on Sunday.   Also pictured helping out at the  weigh scales are Richard Macedo and Ted Hume,  photo. More pictures inside.  An Ian Corrance  Dogfish Derby  comes of age  Lawyer    Robert    Reid  planning   to   appeal   against  Gibsons    Council's    decision  ,,ic Second Annual Gibsons World Championship Dogfish announced last week to give  Derby was an unqualified success.   The Derby, held Sunday,  thc go-ahead to the Janowsky  .Inly 2. saw 14,000 pounds of dogfish caught by conservative pub application.   Thc reason  estimate with as many as 10,000 fish being taken.  This repre- given by the Council for their  soils aboul six times the amount of dogfish taken last year in decision  was  that  only   the  Ihe initial Dogfish Derby. Janowsky application had re-  Derby organizer John Smith estimated that as many as ceived prc-clearance from thc  1.000 individuals participated in thc event this year.    "What   provincial government.  was particularly pleasing," said Smith, "was the family nature  of the participants.   Most of the boats had families which is  what we were alter when wc started the Derby."  Jerry Dulyk wits the winner of the $1,000 first prize.   Dulyk  brought in his fourteen pounds three ounce dogfish in the  morning. Nine years old Andy Solinsky of Gibsons also caught  a fish weighing fourteen pounds three ounces, but took second  place because his was caught later in thc day. Some consolation  for Andy, however, as he won $300 for second place, and also  a $50 voucher for shopping at Super Vaiu as one of the Hidden  Weight prizes.  Tom Richardson won third prize with a thirteen  pounds thirteen ounce catch and the prize of $200.    David  Shirley caught the fourth biggest fish, weighing eleven pounds  two ounces, and won the trophy.  In addition to Andy Solinsky, Hidden Weight prizes went to  Laurie Hicks. Garry Berdahl. Rob Pike, Harry Lubyk, M. Hoop,  Fd Winchar. Tom Jones, Steve Willard, John Duffy, Guy  Redmond. Dave Anderson, Dave Simons, Wayne Nakatami,  and Bill Grant.  The trophy for most fish caught by one boat went to Wally  Slasiuk and Jerry Demoigne who brought back a total of 274  dogfish in their boat,  Reid seeks to contest pub application  three applicants arc being  held up because of a misunderstanding    in    Ottawa.  Apparently lhc officials in  yictoria arc lyider the impression lhal the June H meeting  held in the United Church  was to select Ihe most favourable site for a marine pub,  rather than to sound out the  residents of the  Lower  Vil  lage   about   the  desirability  of having a marine pub at all.  In a letter addressed to  Alderman Ted Hume, Chairman iif thc Village Planning  Commiitcc. Reid 'asked for  a special meeting to discuss  thc mailer. He plans to address the council at their  regular meeting scheduled for  Tuesday. Julv 4,  According to Reid the other  Opposition irate at gerrymandering  From thc Office of the Leader  of the Opposition  Fatal accident  mars Derby day  The otherwise splendid success  of the Second Annual Gibsons  World Championship Dogfish  Derby was somewhat marred In n  fatal accident on Sunday, July 2.  Denis Eyrie of Granthams Landing was drowned In saving his  three-year old daughter In an  accident off Soames Point.  An eyewitness to the accident  told the Coast News Sunday  night: "Wc were sitting on our  porch when we saw something  fall out of thc window near thc  front of Ihe boat. We couldn't  tell whether It was garbage or a  very small person. Then we saw  someone Jump out of thc rear of  the boat and realized Ihat It  musl have been a child. We saw  Ihe people In Ihe boat throw  life Jackets lo those in Ihe water.  The father held lhc little girl up  and a rowboat that was nearby  picked her up but thc father wcnl  under before hc could bc saved.  We tried to gel oul lo help in  Ihe search but by lhc time we  rowed oul it was loo laic."  The boat Involved was the  aluminum boat Gambler IV  owned by Gambler Log Sort.  In    another    accident    early  Sunday morning (boat containing four people caughi on fire  near Salmon Rock. All four  were rescued  Victoria ��� Opposition members of the provincial Legislature have attacked the redistribution of the electoral boundaries as a callous effort of the  Social Credit Party to guarantee  its re-election.  "Thc view of the government  is that thc people will fall for  this crude re-drawing of the electoral boundaries." commented  Opposition leader Dave Barrett.  "The way redistribution was  handled shows panic, desperation  and bad judgement by the  Socreds. I am hopeful the public  will show this government that  their democratic rights and their  franchise cannot bc treated  with such contempt."  Thc redistribution bill was  introduced in thc Legislature only  24 hours after the tabling of the  interim report of Judge Lawrence  S.Eckardt, a defeated Social  Credit candidate who was named  a one man royal commission to  look into electoral reform.  Thc bill was sponsored by  Provincial Secretary Grace McCarthy who. as MLA for Vancouver-Little Mountain, appeared to  have much lo gain by thc recommendations of the report which  carefully   added   to  her  riding  Social Credit voting polls from the  Shaughnessy district while  deleting from it NDP-voting polls  in Vancouver's South Slope  district.  New Democratic Party Members   unanimously   condemned  thc    redistriction,    which    will  _Pleaie turn to Page Nine  Region refuses  Arena aid  A request from the Village  of Sechelt presented by Alderman Frode Jorgensen that  thc Regional Board aid the  village with thc deficit for the  Sechelt Ice Arena was turned  down at thc regular board  meeting held on June 24 in  Sechelt.  Jorgensen laid most of the  blame for thc deficit this  year at thc door of thc School  Board of School District #4t)  After eight hours and with the help of a backhoe, a one-ton truck, and a crane,  this boast was finally lifted out of the ditch at the top of the.Qayis.Bay Hill  which, hc said, had booked  blocks of time and then failed  to use or pay for them. Another contributing factor, said  Jorgensen. was the demise of  thc Peninsula Gales Hockey  Club which failed to complete  its projected season.  In the discussion which  followed Jorgensen's request  thc Regional Directors seemed  to feel that a decision on  assistance for thc Sechell  Ice Arena should bc delayed  until after thc results were  known from the region's own  recreational referendum.  The arena's location was  felt to bc a contributing  factor in its difficulties. "A  group of people went ahead  on their own with the arena  and put it where it is. Now  it's experiencing difficulties  they come with their hands  out to the taxpayer."  In other Regional Board  business thc directors heard a  thorough report from Ed  Nicholson about the work of  the Provincial Emergency  Programme committee of  which he is the chairman  along with a representative  Irom each of the villages.  Nicholson presented thc  directors with a copy of thc  report prepared recently  which lists the most likely  sources of emergency trouble  on thc Sunshine Coast.  Billy Ellis told a Regional Board meeting June Q that the Vancouver Bay route was out and even Woodsworth and McNaughton had agreed after the helicopter flight that it was  unusable.  "Both myself and Bruce Barclay understood from Ellis'  remarks that McNaughton and  Woodsworth had given up on the  Vancouver Bay route after seeing  it from the air. and this cut the  ground out from under us.   We  had been prepared to press for  it," said Sakinaw Lake property  .owner Evo Carnelli.  "We could be generous and  say Ellis was honestly mistaken,  but he's in charge of this project  and I don't see how he could  Board may seek  court injunction  The directors of the Sunshine Coast Regional Board were  unanimously irate about the decision taken recently by B.C.  Hydro to spray the section of the power line from Middelpoint  to Rod Webb's Construction company starting this month.  Thc director most closely connected with the area, Director  Joe Harrison of Area 'A', was especially indignant.  "The people of my area are totally opposed to spraying,"  said Harrison, "and I think with good reason." According to  Harrison's information the responsibility for the decision must  bc placed at the door of Hydro Area Manager Eric Hensch.  "Morally the responsibility is his. 1 have a great deal of respect  for Mr. Hensch." said Harrison, "but the responsibility for this  decision is his."  The Area 'A' director made a motion that the Regional Board  seek legal advice about thc feasibility of a court injunction to  prevent thespraying of the power line by Hydro. In seconding  thc motion, thc other area representative involved, Ed Nicholson of Area 'B'. also expressed great concern at Hydro's  decision. "I feel that Eric Hensch is a reasonable man." said  Nicholson, "but I believe that Peter Mosby of Vegetation Management on Hydro's staff is exerting a great deal of pressure.  Wc were told at thc hearing," continued Nicholson, "that we  would have thc costs of mechanical clearing before a spraying  decision was reached. That is due process, lt is a matter of  public record."  Nicholson said that Bayncs Vance of the Herbicide Control  Branch in Victoria had told him while Vance was in town for thc  symposium on herbicides organized by Marta MacKown of  Elphinstone Secondary School recently that the Sunshine Coast  was thc only district in addition to the Okanagan to object strenuously to the use of the chemicals. "1 believe that B.C. Hydro  is anxious not to set a precedent for themselves," said Nicholson, "and that is why they arc going ahead over our protests."  Thc Harrison-Nicholson motion to seek legal advice about a  court injunction was passed unanimously by the directors.  In discussion following the passing of thc motion, director  Harrison said that if the Regional Board were unable to halt the  proposed use of herbicides this summer they should insist on  observers going along to make sure the chemicals were kept  well away from thc creeks. Board Chairman Harry Almond  said that he had investigated the power line between Port  Mellon and Langdale which was the last portion sprayed and  that chemicals had definitely got into the waterways.  Kissin' cousins with something to kiss about.  Barb Joe congratulates cousin Stan who won  the $1,000 first prize in the Sechelt Indian Recreation draw held last weekend.  A.P.C.members. Sakinaw Lake  representatives and Regional  Director Joe Harrison July I.  McNaughton said Hydro had  even gone so far as to show the  Vancouver Bay route on a map  with thc notation "rejected due to  avalanches and rockslides" al  an open house meeting in Madeira Park June 17. Woodsworth.  who has himself worked for  Hydro in the past assessing  powerline routes, denied that the  Vancouver Bay route had significant obstacles. "Hydro  geologist Carl Kicker agreed  with me flying over the Percketts  Creek link in particular that there  was very little could be said  against it," Woodsworth said.  The Area 'A' group maintains that if thc line was built  over the Vancouver Bay route  it would be kept away from residential areas, visual exposure  to waterways would be greatly  reduced and three dangerous  aerial crossings would be eliminated, including those over Sechelt  Inlet and Stillwater would follow  a coarse shown on Hydro's Route  Selection Study as being thoroughly feasible.  The crossing of Jervis Inlet is  within Hydro's limits, the submarine link across Malaspina  Strait actually has a better report  than the one preferred by Hydro  at Cope Cockburn, and the lines  would land on Texada Island  much nearer the currently-  favoured point of departure for  Vancouver Island. The major  drawback of the route is that it  is 70% longer between Salmon  Inlet and Malaspina Strait, but  this could bc offset by the length  saved on texada Island.  "Hydro knows that the public  is overwhelmingly opposed to  bringing these lines onto the  Sechell Peninsula, and the onl)  excuse they have heen able io  offer us is that there's nowhere  else for them lo go." said Director Harrison. "Now we have  shown them another place then  can go and il appears they've  brushed our suggestion aside  without giving it the benefit of  serious consideration."  His feelings were echoed by  A.P.C. member Howard While,  who said Hydro Community  Relations Officer John Dawson  had agreed with him June  9 that Hydro could use the  alternate route if the preferred  route across the Sechell Peninsula weren't available. "This  shows clearly how Hydro is  thinking." While said. "Thev  know there are other ways they  can go but the route across the  peninsula looks easier so they  say that's the wa> they must go.  no matter thai il cms through  our hack yard, poses extreme  danger to the flying public and  mars one of B.C.'s lop recreation  spots."  While added lhal public outcry over the projeel wilt he even  greater once construction begins.  "Mosl people ore thinking of  this line as a single hue roughly  the same as Ihe ones lhal run  through the peninsula now. The>  du not rcitli/e ihai Hydro Intends  to build Iwo lines on two rows  of steel lowers which will dwarf  the present lines It is a monstrous thing, h will spoil every  view in this pari of Ihe country.  The right-of-way and substation  and pumping stations will use up  thousands of acres of our land and  the amount of chemical used in  defoliation will he many times  what is used now. Unfortunately,  hy thc lime Ihe reality of all this  dawns on most people it will be  too late."  The group agreed that thc only  hope of forcing Hydro to change  its thinking lies in a "massive,  last-ditch public outcry" directed  at both Hydro and die provincial  governmeni. Plans call lor distribution of printed form letters  and another public meeting in  Pender Harbour.  mmawawaawavawawawaaawawKaaaaawi^amamAmawKaawaawaaa^aaawaaaai^^KKi^^iKaawKawaaaaawawa^  Delivered to EVERY address on the Sunshine Coast every Tuesday!  1^������fja^a^a^MMMMMMMMM���B      wmmmmmmmmmmtmbbm^^MW I I   I ���������������������������������MWWW*".* I        ���t^maaxaat  iMumaaa wmmmmm  July 4,1978.  A LOCALLY OWNED NEWSPAPER  Published at Gibsons, B.C. every Tuesday by Glassford Press Ltd.  Box 460, Gibsons. VON 1VO Phone 886-2622 or 886-7817  Photographer - Ian Corrance  Advertising / Bookkeeper -M.M. Laplante  Veronica Plewman ��� Production  Typesetting-Cynthia Christensen  Typesetting Asst.-Beth Shaw  Editor-John Burnside  Advertising - Penny Christian  Advertising ��� Karen Hallett  Production ��� Kathy Love  Circulation ��� Steve Carroll  SUBSCRIPTION RATES:  Distributed Free to all addresses on the Sunshine Coast.  British Columbia: $12.00 per year; $8.00 for six months.  Canada except B.C. $15.00 per year.  United States and Foreign $20.00 per year.  (*CNA  A dogfish future  What a good idea thc Dogfish Derby  is. Where other fishing derbies wage  war on lhc poor beleagured salmon,  here we have one that raises to respectability the neglected and despised  dogfish with which thc waters teem and  which is second only to salmon in food  value. Thc case with which dogfish can  be caught ensures that everyone who  participates has a chance of success and  of winning the available prizes.  But it is not only as a promotional  idea to attract to thc Sunshine Coast  some much needed tourist revenue that  the Dogfish Derby is a sound idea. The  Coast News was privileged to have considerable conversation with Russ Mohney, author of The Dogfish Cookbook,  during his recent visit here in connection  with the Dogfish Derby and thc man is a  mine of great ideas.  Mohney is a consultant with a firm in  Washington state which is processing  dogfish for markets in Europe primarily,  though potential eager markets are available in the teeming east as well. At  present, he points out, the dogfish is  utilized to an extent of 40% in the processing plants though a plant in California  presently is getting underway to begin  again utilizing thc valuable livers of the  fish which were used during the Second  World War as a prime source of Vitamin  A, which will mean that 60% of the fish  can be utilized. Mohney tells of the  market for the fins which is available in  China for shark fin soup.   He tells of an  area in Washington state where the  residue of dogfish is returned to the  sea where, because of thc extreme  efficiency of the fish as a calcium utilizer,  there is a developing and flourishing  crab fishery because the crabs, feeding  on the dogfish remains, can develop  shells up to nine inches across and can  change shells twice a year.  According to Mohney such a processing plant for dogfish is absolutely  odour free, unlike a cod processing  plant. In terms of income he calculates  such a plant with full time employees  and fishermen supplying it might realize  an income of as much as $3.5 million  a year. Thc visiting author says that  information about such a plant and about  sources of capital to set it up are readily  available from B.C.Fisheries.  So perhaps it is time to widen our  sights a bit here. The sea before us  teems with dogfish. The markets of  Europe and Asia are crying out for it.  Wc are industry and payroll poor here on  thc Sunshine Coast. Perhaps the local  Chambers of Commerce whose initiative  brought us the Dogfish Derby in the  first place hiight feel that the time is  ripe for investigating a processing plant  for the Sunshine Coast. It would seem  with salmon and cod stocks being depleted on both coasts that the dogfish is  about to come into its own in a protein  hungry world. The Sunshine Coast would  seem to bc in a position to avail itself of  the opportunity that lies before us. It is  something we should begin considering.  Hydromania  So Hydro intends to go ahead and  utilize herbicides on the Sunshine Coast  after all. The local programme is scheduled to gct underway this month despite  the virtual unanimity of thc residents of  the area in opposition to herbicide spraying.  According to Hydro officials :he  herbicide programme is the responsibility locally of Area Manager Eric  Hcnsch. Mr. Hcnsch says he shares  the responsibility with the Supervisor  of the Right of Way Maintenance Programme. W.Cootes. According to Mr.  Hcnsch hc has recently provided the  Regional Board with comparative figures which give the cost of clearing the  right by mechanical and hand clearance  and apparently the Power Corporation  finds the costs of such methods of clearance too high.  In neighbouring Washington state,  however, all clearing of power line  right of ways in thc western mountains  is done by hand and mechanical means.  It is generally fell that the environmental  concerns are important enough to warrant thc cost.  It is not merely the importance of not  contaminating drinking water but the  effect of the chemicals on berries and  possible deer grazing is considerable.  In addition any talk of savings by using  chemicals must lake into consideration  from the files of Coast Nsws  ^W^^s 1  5 YEARS AGO  Fire starting early on Saturday  morning completely destroyed the  centre block of Elphinstone Secondary School. Firemen were hampered  by lack of water pressure and rocks in  the water line in their fight to save  the school. Principal D.L. Montgomery was in the forefront of salvaging efforts involving school  records.  At Tuesday's council meeting preceding the school fire, Mayor Wally  Peterson and Alderman Robinson  said that they felt firemen were  pressing too hard for improvements  to the firefighting situation.  10YEARS AGO  The Sunshine Coast Region Board  of Directors is ready to resign If the  garbage impasse cannot be resolved.  The Directors want to get on with  what residents of the area want ���  a garbage collection system.  Persons having three or more  dogs in Gibsons will be regarded as  running a kennel under the new  dog bylaw awaiting final reading by  Gibsons Municipal Council.  15 YEARS AGO  Further consideration was given  to preliminary engineer problems  involved in a proposed sewage system for Gibsons at Tuesday night's  council meeting.  20 YEARS AGO  Not available.  25 YEARS AGO  The last lap of the road to complete  the ferry link with Powell River is  now in the making and a new era is  dawning for the lotus land that was  prosaically named after Lt. Pender of  Her Majesty's survey ships of the  Navy.  30 YEARS AGO  William Youngson, President of  Sechelt Liberal Association, reports  he has received a letter from James  Sinclair, M.P. for this riding, with the  good news that the appropriation for  Sechelt Wharf is $56,000, which is  more than the $18,500 item approved  last year.   thc high unemployment rate locally.  If jobs are not provided the amount of  money spent on welfare and unemployment insurance will far surpass  thc savings realized by using herbicides.  It just docs not seem to make any  sense whatsoever, despite Hydro's  protestations. It bears saying again and  again that this strip of development at  the foot of thc coastal mountains has all  its water come across the power line. The  area proposed for spraying this year is  directly on thc water supply of the Pender  Harbour district.  It has been suggested that the Power  Corporation is most anxious not to set a  precedent here, since besides the Okanagan this is the only area expressing  strong hostility to the use of chemicals.  Thc only recourse that would appear  to be open now would appear to be  through the courts and it is to bc hoped  that thc Regional Board will pursue its  intention to seek a court injunction  against the use of herbicides locally.  It must be brought continually to the  attention of thc provincial government  and B.C.Hydro that they are thc servants  of the people and where the people are  as nearly unanimous in opposition to  anything as they are locally united  against thc use of herbicides, their will  must bc served.  Port Mellon, about 1909. This photo forms the two centre  frames of a panoramic view taken in four sections from a  rise behind the new mill, looking down West Howe Sound.  Alfred Whellwright. pushing into his 90's and still spry, saw  the pulp mill complex on a visit to his daughter and son-in-  law, Lorraine and John Beeser, in the spring of 1978 for the  first time since he had worked on its construction in 1908.  He recalled having travelled on Captain John Cates' private  boat to Seaside Hotel, a Cates enterprise then.  To reach his  job, he would paddle a dugout canoe across the mouth of Rainy  river andwalkthrough a forest to the mill site, in what he refers  to as a "glade". This ghost from a Joseph Conrad past found  the trip by auto a far cry from hisarrivalvia steam launch at the  time of his youth. Only after he had crossed the everlasting  river into Seaside Park did he find his bearings. There,  briefly, he could recapitulate a little slice of life from three  score and ten years into the past. Photo courtesy Canadian  Forest Products, Port Mellon Division, and Elphinstone  Pioneer Museum. L.R. Peterson  Musings  John Burnside  Slings & Arrows  George Matthews  This paper will appear on  an anniversary of mine.  Twenty-four years ago on  July 4, I954, I stepped out of  a T.C.A. Super-Costellation  aircraft at Dorval Airport  outside Montreal, blinking in  a sunshine of unaccustomed  brightness and wearing a  navy blue wool suit which  was entirely unfashionable  in its heavy double-breasted  bagginess and, like millions  of immigrants before and  after me confronted the new  world for the first time.  I used to have my original  passport before time and  travel and a general ineptitude with regard to personal  belongings separated me from  it. The picture showed a  grim-lipped and surprisingly  chubby-faced young Scotsman  wearing National Health Service glasses with black wire  frames. The young fellow in  the picture was sporting  a short back and sides haircut,  the kind that looked like a  bowl had been placed on his  head, but already a hint of  the hirsute tumult that was to  come was apparent in the erect intransigence of the hair  that had been left.  The expression on the face  can only be described as an  l-shall-overcome expression.  The young man was much too  serious about this whole business of a new life and a new  world to do anything so frivolous as smile. Hc had come  to escape the coalmines and  make good in the land of  opportunity and it was no  matter for smiling apparently.  He had no idea what it was he  would do but it was going to  be something significant,  by God.  No time was wasted. A  hurried poll of friends and  relatives in Montreal led to  the conviction that the young  man's future would be best  assured in thc railways. Further, for rapid advancement in  a railway career shorthand  and typing should he acquired  forthwith. I forget how  these decisions were arrived  at bul the swiftness was extreme. Eight days after  finishing my last class in  Cumnock Academy I went to  work in the headquarters  offices of the Canadian National Railways where I was to  be a junior or mail clerk in a  dusty little office whose  function was to keep records  of everybody alive and dead  who had ever worked for the  CN.R. An Italian called  Giovanni taught mc my duties  and subsequently how to  play touch football. His  father was Italian, his mother  was Spanish, and they lived  in a working class district  called Ville Emard. Visits to  their house made my head  spin since the entire family  spoke English, French, Spanish and Italian with equal and  interchangeable ease, heady  stuff for a lad who had never  heard anything but English  spoken outside a classroom.  The  Staff  Record   Bureau  was  most definitely  a  dead  end street. Most of the people  in there looked like they had  got stuck in a time warp and  through the years they became as dusty and irrelevant  as the files they guarded.  Our young hero was upwardly  mobile, however, and the  September term at an evening  business college saw him  hard at work learning Pitman  shorthand and typing in the  company of one of the younger  clerks in the office, a French-  Canadian called Armand Du-  beau. Our twice a week  sessions were not unpleasant  and in a year and a half we had  the requisite skills and certificates to become stenographers.  In the meantime the ambitious young Scot had  squirmed with dexterity from  the stagnant pond of the Staff  Record Bureau. The biggest  departments with the most  scope for promotion were the  Passenger and the Freight  and three months after starting work I had been hired  by an office of the Passenger  Department and joined the  mainstream.  The accent was very, very  thick in those days. I spoke  broad Scots in a kind of machine gun mumble and everyone asked me to repeat  everything I said two or three  times. "Gee. that sure is  cute," they would say.  "Say it again." I got tired of  being cute and worked conscientiously to lose the accent  with ninety-five percent success.  As an example, when I  was hired for the Passenger  Tariff Bureau the hiring officer was Assistant Manager  George Edwards. He was  a formidable authoritarian  and natty gentleman with a  razor thin moustache.  "What's your name, boy?"  hc demanded as we started  thc interview. My nervousness was considerable. ' 'John  Burrrnsidc, surrr," I stammered. "I beg your pardon."  He frowned. "John Burrrnsidc, surrr," I repeated seeing  thc job vanish in his frown.  Thc frown deepened. "I  beg your pardon," he repeated. I tried again. "Oh, for  God's sake, write it down,"  he said. I did and got the  job despite my incomprehensibility.  The five years in the railways saw me move smoothly  through all the required  manoeuvrings until I was a  private secretary in the head  office of the Freight Department with a 'real future'  promised. I knew intimately  all the executives that I was  supposed to be emulating by  that time and I didn't like what  I saw. I saw ulcers and heart  conditions, asthma and alcoholism. The plush offices  looked to me like a luxurious  Death Row. I wanted out.  If they had let me play with  the trains I think I would never  have left. I am convinced  I could have gone on to be  one of the great  train  dis  patchers in North America  but thc only time I saw the  trains was when 1 used my  free passes to travel ��� twice  to the west coast in five  years, etc.  And so I left the CN.R.  After shorthand and typing  I found I could attend university at night and was  working towards a patchwork  quilt degree at Sir George  Williams University. I took  a year off and financed a  year at Teachers' College  with my Unemployment  Insurance and became a  teacher.  Thc water has flowed inexorably under many bridges  since then arid fifteen years  in the classroom and three  years after that have come and  gone and I have worked in the  east and the north and now  in the west of this vast and  virtually empty country. I  have a daughter born in  Montreal, a son born in  Dawson City in the Yukon,  and a daughter born in the  Crowsnest Pass in the south  west corner of British Columbia.  I have become a Canadian  legally and in my heart. I  am as thoroughly Canadian-  ized as a man can bc who was  not born here to begin with.  I have studied thc history of  this country from French and  English Canadian instructors  and found it fascinating. I  have read thc lives of John  A.Macdonald and Wilfred  Laurier and been delighted  with the scope and nature of  the Canadian experiment.  I don't know what the  future for this country holds  but it suffices to say that if  I had it to do over again I  would come here again.  I don't know where in the  world it would be better to  be. I hope we can all stick  together.  If you are looking for  something to read while sunning yourself on thc beach  this summer I can recommend  a couple of books I've just  finished reading. Daughters  of the Moon, by novelist and  sometime Sunshine Coast  resident Joan Haggerty  has been around a while but  is one of the best things I've  read in some time. My copy is  a Bobbs-Merrill hardcover  edition; .144 pages and sells  for $7.95. The novel was  published in 1971 and while I  haven't seen many copies  around I'm sure the Gibsons  Library has one.  Daughters of the Mmm is  a beautifully written, lyrical  account of the fanciful, mystical and real experiences of  two women whose lives cross  on the Balearic Island of  Formentera. During the 1960s  it became almost a joke  among the poorer travellers  in Europe that thc "in"  thing in the Balearic Islands  was for North American and  English girls to go there for  the express purpose of having a baby. While young men  were travelling to Katmandu  or Afghanistan to perform  that curious rite of "finding  one's self" the girls were  "finding themselves" by  becoming pregnant and producing kids.  There is a far away, nostalgic cast to Haggerty's kaleidoscopic talc and anyone  who was a part of that often  joyful, sometimes tragic  generation of child travellers  of the late 50's and early  60's will warm immediately  to the author's descriptions of  thc contrasts between the  staid and conservative island  cutlure and the brash and  often insensitive young savages from America.  Haggerty's young heroines  have just become separated  Song  by Edmund Walter [1606- 16X71  Go lovely rose,  Tell Iter thai wastes her time and me.  Thai now she knows.  When I resemble her to thee.  How sweet and fair she seems to be.  Tell her lhal s young.  A nd shuns lo have her graces spied,  That hadst thou sprung  In deserts where no men abide,  Thou musl have iincomineiided died.  Small is the worth  Of beauty from the light retired:  Bid her come forth,  Suffer her self to he desired.  And not blush so to be admired.  Then die. thai she  The common fate of all things rare  May read in Ihee,  How small u part of time they share.  That are so wondrous sweet and fair.  msmmmmmm  wmwmmm  from their husbands, one by  choice and the other by her  husband's suicide. An almost  supernatural    and    mystical!  force leads thc young women"  to  the   expatriot   colony   on  Ibiza and thence to Formcnt-  i  era.  Despite very difficult back;  grounds, the girls meet and  fall in love with one another,,  sharing a beautifully sensitive,  relationship. After a few  weeks each discovers she is,  pregnant; Sarah by her,,  beloved but too independent  husband and Anna by her  Formcnteran lover. Through  their experience of loving one  another and helping each;  other through their preg-I.  nancy, thc young women,  develop new depth und character, learning eventually the,  secret of living iheir own,  lives. .,  Haggerty's style is highly,  developed and accomplished..  The poetic descriptions of;  island life, thc unpredictable flashbacks to former  experiences, thc super''  natural impact of ancient culture and the moon make'  Daughters hard going. But'  like any book worth reading'  the harder the going the'  higher thc payoff.  While Haggerty's prose is  complex and filled with meta-'  phor, the shortness of the.  chapters and descriptions  gives the book a dynamic  quality. As a sample of her,  prose here is a one para-,  graph chapter from page 45,  a description of the moment  of conception of Anna's  child.  "A seagull rose into the air  from thc roof of the shack;  awakened by the surge of  thc springs dancing a life  rattle. He flew up and the  pull of his departure took the  circled universe of two mating  bodies into longshot, so that  they were no more than a  dark smear on a testing glass.'  As the two parents became  as still as their breathing  would allow, a comet streaked  across thc sky, its head  ablaze, lit up with urgency.  It plowed through all obsta;  clcs, traversing the light years  and thc heavy soil, until the  interior was penetrated, tho  earth opened to receive the  shock, and the bed fell into  thc ground, split by earth'  quake. When the shell  closed, sending comets  back from its completion:  quietly the smear separated  into two pinpoints of darkness  lying side by side on the vytj  sand, surrounded by circles  of sea and stars, deciding,  by intricate partnerships  fast moving as telegraphedt  code, all the details for the-'  pattern of a new human,  being." -i  By Persons Unknown ��� is  an account of the 1973 Demen  ter murder case written byt  Toronto writers Georgei  Jonas and Barbara Amiel;,  Although the early part oft  thc story is a bit too grizzlyi  for my taste, the bizarrei  ii  ���*���*  MM Coast News, July 4,1978  LETTERS  ICBC  Dear Sir:  This letter is going to every  sniall weekly paper in the province, in the hope that some may  find space for it, in their "Letters to the Editor "column.  I.C.B.C.   is   cheating   British  Columbians out  of millions of  dollars.  ' For details please write:  John E.Mitchell,  P.O.Box 291,  Lillooet, B.CVoK IVo  Flea collars  [fdltor:  "Dirty Dog!" chants the cute  high-powered TV ad for flea  collars and the 'protected'  pets parade around in their  various coloured collars ��� the  white one being by far the most  prestigious.  The ads are clever. The pet  owner is made to feel guilty if  he neglects to buy one.  The sad reality is ��� putting  a flea collar on your pet is to  transform thc poor animal into  a dangerous object...an object  that is now able to affect not  only the health of the pet, but the  health of you. your children, or  anyone who goes near the animal.  The three main chemicals  used in flea collars are:  1. Dichlorvos (Organo Phosphate  also used in Vapnna no pest  strips). This compound hits the  central nervous system and kills  fleas by shortcircuiting the nervous system. It has also been  indicted for causing mutations.  2. Lindane ��� Chlorinated  Hydrocarbon. more powerful than DDT and longer lasting;  capable of causing leukemia  and other serious blood disorders.  3. Tetrachlorvlnphos-Dloxln ���  the most deadly man-made chemical in the world. This compound  is absorbed through intact skin.  It is capable of causing cancer,  mutations, birth defects and  neurological damage. It also  accumulates in fat tissue, making  chronic sniall doses exceedingly  hazardous.  Recently, a woman told mc her  cat died half an hour after she  put a flea collar around its neck.  Although I have asked many  doctors if a child was brought  In to them suffering from a neurological problem, would the doctor  associate    the    possibility    of  when she tells the cat how much  she loves it? What does the toddler hold onto when socializing  with the dog? The collar.  Surely every pet owner cares  About regional taxes  Editor:  Mrs. Barbara Brodeur of Sa-  whethcr his pet' is inhaling the  kinaw Lake may wish to congra-  poisonous   fumes  and   perhaps   tulate    the    Regional    District  suffering from a constant headache, respiratory problem, nausea, stomach upset, mental confusion, paralysis, convulsions,  leukemia, cancer or death.  Surely no one would knowingly  expose his pet to such a possibility when there are other safe  ways to control fleas.  The vacuum cleaner is your  best weapon...pick up the eggs  before they develop.  Comb your pet with a fine  comb and kill the fleas by quickly  dunking the comb into water if  you aren't fast enough to squash  them with your fingernail.  Give your pet Vitamin B (Brewers Yeast) either in tablet or in  powder with his food. Most animals love to eal yeast.  Garlic capsules can be put in  his food. Red cedar shavings  can go in your pet's bed. Try a  few drops of Penny Royal oil  behind the ears and base of  spine. Try a spoonful of cider  vinegar in food or drinking water  for your dog.  Keep in mind that the insidious nature of chemicals makes  it very difficult to trace back the  cause when dire results  mani  fest themselves.  Thelma MacAdam  942-9285  for costing Area A Ratepayers  a mere .14.29 mills this year  but I'd like to serve notice that  I'll he forming a local chapter  of the Red Brigades before they  get me to pay it. Happily I'm  able to report after a quick check  of my tax statement that Mrs.  Brodeur's calculations ran  afoul of the decimal point and  thc Regional District tax is still  down between 3 and 4 mills  where it is to hc hoped it will  long remain.  I find il also curious that Mrs.  Brodeur should choose to criticize thc Pender Harbour and  District Health Clinic tax. which  has to hc lhc besl bargain we  long-suffering taxpayers have  seen in ;i long time. Thc clinic  operates a busy public facility  complete with full-lime professional sdtnff for a cost which  I am sure Mrs. Brodeur will  see on a second glance isd less  than l'/i mills. By comparison  what do we get from thc Regional  District for its .1-pliis mills?  A gasrhage dump with a badly-  graded road? Thc local fire  department costs us ft mills.  The schools cosl us 47.7(14.  I do nol wish to argue with  Mrs.    Brodeur's    basic    thesis  that the taxpayers arc being had-  again- hut I do think it pays to  find out whom one is being had  by. A 22.4% rise in thc school  tax is certainly unacceptable,  but is our school board entirely  to blame? In education as in  many area of public service  thc present provincial government has reduced its financial  contribution, forcing local hoards  and municipalities to pass  a greater share of their costs  onto local ratepayers.  Thc school khoard has in fact  reduced the service being offered lo children of this area,  and still found it necessary lo  raise the local tax.  Our thank-yon notes for this  bit of deception must go directly  to Victoria.  Yours truly  H.White  Madeira Park  A plea for artistic freedom  pitch m  EDITOR:  This is to all persons concerned  with thc freedom (sic) of human  rights.  Thc following letter was sent  out to various individuals and  groups interested in the Arts,  and I would like to use your  column to convey its message to  everyone on the coast who may  also bc interested.  International Mimes & Panto-  mines, Spring Green, Wisconsin  It is a well known fact that  Napoleon forbade actors to speak  in the theatre for fear of rekindling the revolution. Therefore  actors turned to the art of silence  and mime flourished. True  silence speaks louder than words,  but mime is a harmless art form.  The mime artist simply channels  actors  will   send   messages  as  well.  Acting in the dignity of Art.  Samuel Avital. Director  Le Centre Du Silence Mime  School.  Boulder. Colorado  If you   want   to  make   your  feelings on thc subject known,  Wc received word from IMP   what thc political results may be  about the imprisonment of four      We at Le Centre du Silence  members of thc Spanish Mime   express  our  solidarity  for  thc  Troupe ��� Els Joglars. They have   Spanish mime troupe and hope  been tried and sentenced by the   many other mime troupes and  military tribulnal for presenting  a mime play considered to be  insulting to Ihat country's military.   We have sent a telegram  his energy to artistically reflect   please telegram the President of  his understanding of the world.   Spain,    Don    Adolfo    Suurcz,  Madrid, Spain.  Irene Wood. Sechell  Sheila Evanson. Gibsons  HttMnll  A   mime   artist   pursues    his  or her art without considering  flea collar contamination, none 0f protest against this action to  say they would. the president of Spain, and we  Yet, where does a child hang nope tnal many olner mimes an(i  when hugging a dog?    Where peop|e interested in mime will    |  does a small child lay her cheek a|s0 ao s0  Slings and arrows (cont'd) j  circumstances and the people  involved in the conspiracy  to murder the beautiful  wife of wealthy Toronto land  developer Peter Demeter  make fascinating reading.  The arrest of his wife was  reported internationally and  the case was followed in all  its gruesome detail by millions  of curious readers. Amiel  and Jonas have meticulously  researched the case, tracing  Peter Dcrheter's life back to  the early days in Budapest.  The strange collection of  Demeter's associates, the  murder, the unorthodox  police tactics, raise interesting  questions about Canadian  jurisprudence. The book is  long enough to keep you going  for some time. Any book  shop will have the Signet  paperback and at $2.25 it  will keep you amused through  several layers of sunburned  skin.  Good reading and have a  good summer.  J&C ELECTRONIC?  Radio/haek  authorized Sales Centre  Cowrie St., Sechelt, B.C. Box 1208  885-2568 885-2568  WE'RE RIGHT FOR YOU  OlDSOnS     -       CENTRE  Gov't Inspected   G  Gov't Inspected Frozen  stewing fowl      pork side spareribs  Gov't Inspected  side bacon  beef liver  Super Vaiu 4-flavour  jujjci   vaiu H-navuuio uidi iiti oifinudiu  icecream *1.53 tomatoes     49*  Green Giants  niaKlafktar* Blue Water :\?01 ,,kqs  ST : 2'89* cnlpf   '2.39  chips  coffee  ���3.59  cake mixes  detergent *H  OQ meat n  powder      1.99  marinade     29*  DuncanHmes CNSCOOll Lotion or Tube  Double Fudge Brownies            Uo, i ntrrhnitie SHSmDOO  or Moist 'n Easy a*a. 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S abbj.     stolid,     once-  imposing       office-buildings  nil led shoulders with grub-  b\    holds,    pool-halls    and  pe  iy-arcadcs.     Thcj   were  re    s of more  sedate  times  ii   .n ihis had been Vancou-  \    s  business-core   and  all  l.iC   top   firms   had   located  here.    Those firms had long  since   moved  lo  plush   new  quarlcrs      along      Georgia,  <  anvillc and other affluent  ti'iumn  streets.     The  commies that presently  rented  esc cut-rate offices were a  ,ixed  bag  indeed:     shyster  wycrs:  fly-by-night  import-  companies: wholesalers  dealing in cheapjack novelty  :ms:    abortionists,    extor-  onists. crooked tax-consultants   and   dubious  jewelers.  Then there were trie legiti-  latc concerns bill even they  ere mostly of thc shoestring  irt.     Tliis   was   backwater  crritory.  Strange  anachronistic  res-  aurants  that  had  originally  catered to Ihe elite but now  led gladly any customer who  ''ad   the   price,   drilled  into  ���id obscurity. A case in point  vus the Empire, aboul a block  I wily   from   our   Belle   Bar  l 'adquarters.       The    Belle  " r had obviously been born  I   iih  a  greasy-spoon  in   its  mouth but the Empire carried  [evidence   of   much   palmier  . days.   Its roomy booths were  equipped with velvet curtains  which, once your food was at  hand, could bc closed, effectively isolating you  and your  party from the rest of the cafe  in  a  sniall.   private  cubicle.  Such ii privilege was certain  to bc abused.   (Possibly, that  was   its   intended   function.)  In any event, once we twigged  to   Ihe   place,   we   took   full  advantage.    Il didn't require  much investment:    a girl, a  Pages from a Life-Log  Peter Trower  mickey,  meal,  screen  seldom  lhc price of a cheap  Once your red velvet  was  up,  the  waiters  bothered  vou  for at  least half an hour (longer,  if the place wasn't busy.)  I recall several brief but  fervent encounters in thc  ephemeral privacy of the  booths. Il was yet another  way we could play like adults  along those uneasy streets.  Wc moved recklessly among  these anomalies of pasl and  present and we moved always  to music, li throbbed endlessly Irom jukeboxes in the Belle  Bar and lhc other cafes we  frequented; throbbed on  in our heads when the loudspeakers went silent. I have  recounted before how we discovered early black rhythm  and blues on that singular  jukebox at the Stratford  Grill. I have also detailed my  personal obsession with thc  songs of Frankie Laine that  began in these years. Aparl  from these areas however, our  listening tastes (if such they  could bc called) encompassed  a pretty catholic spectrum.  Ihcy ranged from certain  banal but inescapable Hit  Parade novelty tunes to the  frenetic discordances and wild  scat vocals of be-bop on thc  avant-garde frontiers uf jazz.  (The only forms of music wc  generally eschewed were  classical and country. These  were considered too square  lo warrant consideration.)  These were the dying days  ol the big hand era and many  ol those huge aggregations  were slill on Ihe road. Tommy  anil Jimmy Dorsey; Duke  Ellington; the late Glen  Miller's group with Tex  Bcneke al thc helm; Count  Basic: Bob Crosby; Harry  James: Benny Goodman and  a host of lesser names barnstormed Ihe country as they  had done since the glory days  of Swing, albeit to diminished  audiences. Vancouver was  considered too out-of-the-  way for many of these groups  but sonic of Ihe morc-adven-  uiresiime made it past Seattle  lo play the town. I was privileged in catch a couple of  them in live performance,  during this period.  One was thc legendary  Wiuulv Herman Third Herd.  featuring such illustious  sidemen as Sum Getz, Zoot  Sims. Bill Harris. Serge  Chaloff and Chubby Jackson.  Il was a rousing night of  great jazz at the old Hastings  Auditorium. Unfortunately,  1 was a bit under the weather  at this function and was also  in the company of a vivacious  young lady who diverted a  good deal of my attention.  Not that the latter circumstance was in any way unfortunate but it prevents my  giving any sort of coherent  report on the proceedings.  I remember the event mostly  as a happy, roaring blur with  inspired solos cutting period  ically through the fog.  Thc second band 1 saw  around this time, was that of  Gene Krupa and here the  converse applies for I recall  this amazing concert with  exceptional clarity. It was  held at the same Hastings  Park location and I attended  it with my home-districl  cronies, Deke. Joker. Dapper  and Bird. We reconnoitereil  at the Belle Bar. early that  late-Spring evening, had a  few beers at one of the skidroad pubs that usually  deigned to serve us and set  out tipsilv by streetcar for the  gig. The place was like an  enormous hlghschool gymnasium with tiers of bleacher-  seats along either wall. We  staked oul a suitable spot and  settled back to catch the  action.  i;  Bv Rae Ellingham  July   5.  month's  Came Snodgress indulges in brainwave experimentation with teacher.  Carol Rossen looking over her shoulder in this scene Irom 20th Cenlury-  Fox's suspense shocker, "THE FURY"  Al's Contracting  Renovations,  Building  Painting,  Estimates  Gibsons.  Call Al-886-7424  After 5:00 p.m.  The Kritpu moth ut the Forties' end  is hard to classify   It plays a brand  a/what tlwcritics label "semi-hop"  and several modem sidemen grace the stand  Essentially it sjust the same old swing  with some interpolated newer licks  a musical dichotomy perhaps  but magically, the mixture sometimes works  The group is hold and brassy    hud and hot  when mad Roy Eldridge takes a solo stint  he angles hack to forty-jive degrees  and aims his horn straight up and rocks the joint  "Lover" "How High   The Moon" and  "Lemon/  Drop  A vocalist whose name I can 7 recall  steps stiffly mikeward for the latter tune  and scats a terse refrain of wordless hop  Now manic Krupa grabs the spotlight's glare  and mercilessly punishes the skins  a wild whirling-dervish of the drums  the beat goes on and on and on and on  Yet even stronger than the driving jazz  there looms the fascination of the dance  from our high, sidewall. bleacher vantage-point  we watch thai swirling swinging audience  The zoot-sidt gangs are here in force tonight  from evety corner of the town they 've come  to cram the dance-floor space before the stage  a sea of shaggy shouting hoodlums  They've gathered with their sharp tight-skirted/  chicks  their gang-world girlfriends    high on booze and pills  in dutch-drape strides and bomber jackets or  full zool-suits, coats one-buttoned; wide-lapelled  One cocky boxer from the eastend slums  struts in a lurid suit of bright maroon  with ankle-choking cuff's and knee-length coat,  the maddest outfit that we've ever seen  From tune to roaring tune to roaring tune  relentless Krupa drives his troops along  the pounding rhythms rattle off the roof  he 'd belter stop   there '11 be a riot soon!  The cats are jiving on t hat jam-packedfloor  a spastic bond whose name we'll soon be told  is Shukey. laughs insanely, whirls his broad  and. swept away, takes two steps up the wall  Then suddenly, it's done   the band is gone  and as we drift excitement-spent for home  our talk is less-concerned with Krupa's band  than with this glimpse ofen-tnasse rounder-dom.  The Twilight Theatre will  feature a film on the history of  rock ami roll in America this  week ami then follow it up with  d studv of psychic powers,  American lint Was is for general audiences ami takes a look  at the rock and roll scene in  New York City in the 1950's.  Il will play at the local cinema  Wednesday through Saturday.  JulyS���8."  The study of psychic powers.  The Fun, is restricted with  sonic bloody and frightening  scenes. It will he on view Sunday  through Tuesday, July 9���i t.  Actress Amy Irving went to  n very unusual school in Los  Angeles  to  prepare  herself for  the role of a troubled girl who is  pursued hy government agents  who want to use her psychic  powers in espionage work. In  the biofeedback clinic in West-  wood. California, thc young  actress learned that to one degree  or another everyone has psychic  powers and experienced some  considerable experiences herself during the three-week  course at the psychic clinic.  In The Fun she co-stars with  veteran Hollywood star Kirk  Douglas in this film account of  the novel by John Farris. Also  in the film is Andrew Stevens  who plays the psychic son of  Kirk Douglas. The film is directed bv Brian de Pal ma,  Music Horizon  By Mike Evans  The Cedars Inn is nice  enough and all that. A rather  pleasurable place to have a  drink you mighl say. But it  can be the worst place to play.  At least that's the impression I  got when I saw Rcg Dickson  play there a week ago.  Now I realize when one  goes to the pub one goes to  drink and converse. And to  take in the atmosphere.  Hmm. atmosphere, remember? The patrons at the  Cedars Inn obviously forgot.  Ihcy don't know thc difference between sitting in thc  weeds belling back a jug of  in a Song" by Jim Croce,  I did notice a couple of wrong  chords in Credence Clearwater's "Proud Mary" and  The Ragles' "lake it Easy",  and Ihere were a lew instances  when the odd bar chord would  have been more effective  than open chording, but these  are minor complaints of an  otherwise solid showing.  On Dickson's singing I  think il suffices to quote a  companion: "Hc has such a  good voice". Thc only  trouble he had was with feed-  hack and that could have been  eliminated by the acquisition ofa better microphone.  The   volume   would   have  Week Commencing:  General Notes: This  New Moon conjoins Jupiter and  squares Pluto indicating opportunities to change life routines in  a somewhat drastic manner.  As thc Sun also squares Pluto,  we may hear of assassination  attempts and news of world  leaders falling from power.  ARIES (March 21-April 19)  Accent is on more favourable  domestic conditions. Changes  ariitind the home should yield  lasting benefits despite drastic  decisions. Stubborn loved ones  will have lo be sold on new  approach, Social activities will  sunn demand exlra travelling  time.  TAURUS (April 20-May 20)  Local visits, journeys and  communications bring opportunity but health and employment matters may bring delays.  Be prepared for increased activities around the home. Paper  work is linked to rental nr real  estate agreements.  GEMINI (May 21-Junc 21)  Guard against reckless spending urge. Ovcrconfidcnce  is associated wilh money and  possessions. It's time to scrap  some social pastimes and settle  for less demanding amusements  and pleasures. Financial hassles  could mar romantic encounters.  CANCERIJune 22.Jul.v22)  This is the mosl favourable  week of the year for seizing  opportunity. Domestic scene  may be the only factor holding  you back. Decisions will be difficult bul necessary. Those born  July 5 to 10 have twelve months  of better luck ahead of them.  LEO (July 2J-Aug.22)  A chance of a lifetime is now  lying where you least expect  it. Any offers you receive will  have to be kept secret as this is  no time to broadcast your rate  of progress or achievements.  Don't allow shocking messages  or visits to ruffle your confidence,  VIRGO (Aug.23-Scpl.22)  Friends and acquaintances  are ready to give you another  chance. Don't blow ii by quibbling over petty problems con-  FAlingham '$  ��   Astrology  cerning money or possessions.  Any important paper work should  now be kept safely under lock  and key and away from prying  busy bodies.  LIBRA (SepI.23-OcI.23)  Accent is on a more favourable  leap in status or position. Your  public standing and how you  appear to others arc at an all  time high. Try to give new approach a fair chance and ignore  feelings of lost freedom or  independence.  SCORPIO |Ocl.24No%.22|  Spotlight is on favourable conditions regarding people and  affairs far away. Although  long distance communications  should bring nothing but good  news they could trigger drastic  revision of personal plans. Paperwork is soon linked to promotions  and those In authority.  SAGITTARIUS (Nov.23-Dec.21)  Accent is on other people's  money and possessions. It's a  favourable time to borrow equipment or ask for that loan. Recent  investment or speculation should  start to show results. Inheritances and lotteries figure strongly  for the luck\ ones.  CAPRICORN (Dec.22-Jan. 19)  Marriage and all partnership  affairs are blessed with increased  opportunities and general good  luck. Don't bc surprised by  drastic suggestions concerning  your position and recent achievements. Paperwork is soon linked  to insurance and tax matters.  AQUARIUS (Jan.20-Feb. 18)  For those working, there's an  extra chance to show your real  capabilities as employment  conditions become more favourable. Anyone suffering chronic  health problems will now benefit  from seeking Ihat second professional opinion. The signing of  important contracts and agreements is emphasized during the  next few weeks.  PISCtlS(Feb.W-Mar.20)  Accenl is on more enjoyable  social activities. It's time to let  your hair down and direct excess  energy into all forms of pleasures,  amusements, romance, specula-  tion and children. Advice is to  lake a chance, place a bet or  buy a lot ten ticket. Good luck  anddon'l forget mc.  home brew and sitting    pub   sampling   the   subtler been J?s* riSht for. a listening  Hopkins pub meeting  The owners of the current  Hopkins Landing Store have  applied to thc Sunshine  Coasl Regional District for a  rezoning lo allow thc store to  be replaced with a marine  neighbourhood pub facility.  A public discussion meeting  will bc held al Ihe Granthams  Landing Hall on Thursday,  July (>. I97K at 7:.1() p.m. to  discuss the application,  dents of thc Langdale,  kins and Granthams Landing  area arc invited to attend.  Resi-  Hop-  joys of song and drink  mean a more musically un-  appreciative bunch you'd  never find. A lousv audience.  Ah well.  There was. however, good  reason lo hc appreciative.  Reg played and sang well  through a varied repertoire  of folk and light rock and his  sincere, enthusiastic approach  really lent itself to the success  of his music. He was enjoying  himself and in so doing he  made the evening that much  more enjoyable.  As for guitar work. I particularly liked the interesting  chording in Harrison's  "Norwegian Wood" and the  finger picking in "I Love You  I  crowd bul. competing with the  boisterous rabblcrouscrs at  thc Cedars, it was occasionally  inadequate. Not to say Rcg  should    have   been    louder.  No. ihe ill-mannered crowd  was definitely too noisy.  Too bad. They missed a  good performance.   Sunshine Coast Arts Centre situation  FOR SALE  ��� 15'6" "Sidewing" Hourston  Glascrall (new) ���$3,000  ��� 42'   Sailboat    "Sea  Falcon"  (unrigged lerro cement) ��� $35  ��� 18' Sabrecraft 140 Merc ��� $4,  ��� 17'   K&C   Thermoglass  115   HP Evinrude - $3,000  ��� 50 HP Merc Outboard - $600  ��� Detroit   Diesels   ��� Two   471  _ Rebuilt V671 (marine equipped)  twin disc gear 3:1  ��� 3-cylinder Nissin diesel  GARDEN  BAY MARINE  SERVICES LTD.  Dealers for  mcrCrui/er  VOLVO  PENTA  Marine  For Smooth Sailing Call  883-2722   or evenings 883-2602  7 Days a Week  IMMEDIATE REPAIR SERVICE  Sinclair Bay Rd. Garden Bay  <TWILIGHT  GTHLATRIb  886-2827  GIBSONS  Anmiul l%5 W.A.C.Bennett  announced that thc provincial  government was setting aside  a sum of money, the interest  from which was lo promote the  Arts in B.C. This was the beginning of the B.C. Cultural  Fund which has since annually  dispensed a per capita allowance  to cities and communities on a  graduated scale based on population density. On the Sunshine  Coast, a group of residents  formed an Arts Council centred  in Gibsons, which by 1970 had  evolved to the premises of the  Credit Union Building in Sechelt  where the products of local  artists and era ft people were displayed and sold. Around that  time the Arts Council was in-  corporaled and became a nonprofit society with a registered  constitution and by-laws. In  1974 they rented Whitaker  House in Sechell.  In I97(> an old log bouse was  offered to be removed for restoration as an Art Centre, and  upon serious consideration, the  Arts Council felt that a new log  building of a more innovative  design could be produced at  aboul the same cosl. It was  estimated thai a bare log building  could be erected for approximately $.W,(K)0. and that about  $15,000. could be raised in material and cash donations. A  presentation  was  made  to  thc  Sunshine Coast Recreation  Commission and subsequently  to the Village Council of Sechelt,  requesting land for the proposed  facility. In early 1977, a grant  of $28,500. from Canada Works  was approved and thc Village  agreed to tease, at one dollar  per year, most of thc existing  works yard for the site. Construction began at the corner of  Medusa St. and Trail Bay Ave.,  just prior to Christmas of 1977  with the grant paying wages  only, at the rale of $.Vb() per  hour. An important qualifying  aspccl of this project under  'Job Creations' was the emphasis  on training unskilled employees  to operate a sawmill and learn  log construction. Material donations to the value of around  $10,000. came in thc form of  professional services such as  design. structural analysis,  drawings, white prints, loan of  tools, transits, sawmill, planer  mill, tractor, back-hoe. logs,  shake blocks, gravel, hardware,  expertise and substantial discounts from irades and suppliers.  $.1,500. in cash was raised by  various Arts Council activities.  In May 1978. the Canada Works  Grant terminated and construction stopped.  It is important to understand  that the Arts Council with a  membership of almost 300,  functions with about  40 volun  teers and raises money by  raffles of donated art, flea  markets, garage sales, and a  commission of 20% on the sale  of local arts and crafts through  Whitaker House, these revenues  going toward payment of rent,  The philosophy with respect  to thc new Art Cenlre has been  'pay as you go' as the Arts  Council has been careful not  to incur any debts or incumber-  ances. A sustaining grant of  about $1,900. from the B.C. Cultural Fund is administered as  scholarships, grants to local  artists or groups and cultural  events.  At Ihe prescnl lime, in order  to complete the building, an  application for $18.(MM), one third  of capital cost, is pending from  the Recreational Facilities  Fund in Victoria. Considering  prescnl construction costs,  the new Art Cenlre will be providing ihe community with a  greal deal of value for very little  money. Versatility of use in  Arl shows, performance, workshops and on-going programs will  serve to enhance and up-grade  all aspects of community life  including the economics of the  Sunshine Coasl. Since il can only  be au asset to ihe whole population, more com mini fly Involvement is inevitable as thc  projeel develops.  B^w/hasehCEZESI Ba*��/twe*i Radw/ha** 12231333Ba��J��flue*  STEREO  8 TRACK  PLAYER  Radio  i /haek  J authorized Sales Centre  n SALE  I $44-95  Reg. $69.95  INSTALLATION  SERVICES  PROVIDED  We also carry AM/FM Cassette decks from $109.00  J&C ELECTRONICS  Cowrie St .Sechelt, B.C.  885-2568 885-2568   j  ���mg LJ-H'lt-!|.lJllaia��u��iB��ll|!l-LIlII.!l-��l|ai����u��l����lll!f!gTr!rgi pMV  Box 1208  885-2568  Gibsons Public  Library  Tuesday 2-4 p.m.  Wednesday 2-4 p.m  Ithursday 2-4 &  7-9 p.m.  |Saturday2-4p.m.  886-2130  Operation  1    LinytMte  There is no miracle food  which, in itself, contains all  the nutrition the human  body    needs.  mmmammmgmgmamtmaammtttmlm  mm From the Cab Stand  The illusion of progress  Coast News, July 4,1978  5.  By John Moore  In the animal kingdom  any change in physique or  instinct is ruthlessly judged  on the basis of efficiency  alone. Defective traits or  behavior patterns are eliminated by the process Charles  Darwin called "natural  selection". Organisms that  make positive changes which  increase or maintain their  efficiency in the face of  changes in the environment  are rewarded with survival.  But thc survival of humankind  depends less on instinct than  on knowledge. Thc key to  human adaptability lies in our  understanding of ourselves  and our environment, our  ability to record and learn  from our mistakes. To survive, human beings require  more than the genetically  inherited instincts and basic  survival skills which animals  learn soon after birth. Even  to simply reach maturity,  man is obliged to learn infinitely more than his animal  counterparts. Man has the  longest childhood, comparatively, of any animal precisely  because of thc enormous  amount of non-instinctual  learning he must do. An  unselfconscious species has  the luxury of being able to  forget its mistakes, but we,  as a species, are obliged to  preserve and study the record  of our failures with more  energy than we devote to  self-congratulation on our  successes.  People arc fond of saying,  "history repeats itself",  but this is passing the buck.  History does not repeat itself; people do. I've been  known to say that if experience is thc best teacher,  human beings are the worst  students. I was exaggerating,  of course, but it does often  seem as though all our technologies, all our "civilization", are less a partially  successful attempt to correct  our i mistakes than a scries  of ingenious stopgaps, jerry-  rigs, and stalling tactis devised so that we may continue  to make thc same mistakes  over and over again while  avoiding the extinction such  obstinacy rightfully deserves.  The crime of the dinosaurs  was an innocent misdemeanor; they grew too big, too  specialized, to adjust to  changes in their environment.  Our crime is our smallness,  our refusal lo put aside our  petty obsessions with ourselves, our clan, our tribe,  our race, our nation; our refusal to recognize the final answer to our own first question  and start thinking and acting  as a species.  Well, human beings may  not be thc best students but  as far as we know at this  time, we're the only kids in  the class. The obligation to  study the world and ourselves  presents us with a problem  which men in thc past might  never      have      anticipated:  the sheer volume of knowledge itself. The volume of  human knowledge increases  with the passage of time, and  it does so at a rate which  exceeds the rate at which  the present becomes the past.  As the seconds tick away into  history, archaeologists uncover more of our remote  past, genetic research investigates the origins of  life itself, and astronomers  probe farther into the physical universe. Thc extent to  which the volume of human  knowledge has increased  can be observed in the increasing specialization of the  sciences and. in fact, all  academic disciplines.  In ancient times, there was  only one subject: Philosophy,  and it embraced literally the  sum of man's knowledge  of the world and himself.  Philosophers studied mathematics, biology, astronomy,  geography, history, rhetoric,  and ethics and it was possible,  even necessary, for a "learned  man" to have a thorough  knowledge of all thc existing  available information on all  of these subjects. Even in  that time, the average man  may have had only the vaguest  awareness or interest in the  more specialized aspects of  this knowledge, but the body  of knowledge itself was smaller, more manageable, and  on the whole more accessible.  Socrates, after all. was a  stone-cutter by trade and  practised philosophy in the  public squares and markets  of Athens. Certainly philosophy was largely the business  of professional intellectuals  also functioned in the service  of kings, generals, and politicians. However, the intellectuals of that time were  not the narrow specialists,  the mental button-pushers of  today. but well-rounded  individuals who, while they  might use their knowledge  of math and physics to help a  general construct scigc engines to capture a city, might  also use Iheir knowledge  of rhetoric and ethics to  argue persuasively in favour  of clemency for thc inhabitants. In ancient China, for  example, it was necessary for  an applicant seeking a post in  the Imperial bureaucracy  to pass an examination which  tested not his ability to  shuffle paper, mumble, and  obey his superiors, but rather  his knowledge of the classics  of Chinese poetry and philosophy and their commentaries. In this way the government was guaranteed  civil servants who arc intelligent and cultured, men  whose energies and interests  extended beyond thc narrow,  dangerous obsession with  political ambition, intrigue,  and acquisition of power  which unfortunately characterizes contemporary aspirants to a public career. The  system may not have completely eliminated avarice,  corruption, or power politics.  but it did produce a government which was stable and  enduring and which outlasted  invasions, coups, and the  passing of Emperors so far  removed from their subjects  as to be irrelevant.  Thc problem we currently  face   is   that   the  volume  of  The problem we currently  face is that the volume of  knowledge has grown so  drastically that each branch  of learning has become a  separate discipline unto  itself wilh further specialized branches of its own.  Where we once had a single  tree wilh a number of branches, we now have a forest  with Incalculable branches  and we are in real danger  of losing sight of the forest  for Ihe irees. Ihe days of  the "renaissance man",  when a single human being  could acquire knowledge from  different branches of learning  and synthesize it into a cultivated, unified whole, are  passing us by. In order to  gain a command of one branch  of knowledge, we are forced  to sacrifice knowledge in  another area. Not only is  the knowledge of our world  and ourselves becoming  less accessible lo thc average  man. but "experts" themselves arc actually becoming  more ignorant in a total  sense, as the volume of knowledge increases. This observation is drawn from the writings of .lose Ortega y Gasset.  a modern Spanish philosopher  who has pointed out the precarious position of our civilization in the face of the  specialization of knowledge.  Under the illusion of progress,  he says, humankind is becoming totally dependent  upon a fragile specialized  culture which may easily  crumble under the rapidly  growing pressure of change  and plunge us into immediate  and complete barbarity. On  that cheerful note. Over and  Out 'til next week.  Sailing  Due to thc absence of thc organizing commitee who will be  on holiday for Ihe month of July  there will be no organized racing  al Porpoise Bay during thc month  of July. Regular Sunday rating  will resume July .,0.  It is possible that people  interested in sailing during  this period may wish to organize  their own racing. If so. arrangements can be made for the use of  the buoys, anchor ropes, and  flags by phoning 885-9440 as  soon as possible.  '���"���"���I  Please Note  Arrange for your hair  appointments early as |  The  Grown of GIopv  will be closed in  August from the 15  to the  28  886-9744  nigawBwiiwBWEEMS  I  HARBOUR SUPPLIES!  i "The   House   of   Home  Improvements" |  I       Now under new Management      A  |    Come in and meet the new owner  i Sat., July 8  m Free Coffee and Donuts  P Served All Day  i MANY IN-STORE  I     SPECIALS  p  ft Grand Door Prize Drawn at 5:00 p.m. is M  m                                           Open Mon.���Sat. m  M                                             9:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. fA  % Madeira Park        Hwy 101 and Francis Peninsula Road 883-2513   %  # CBC Radio  By Maryanne West  Some new summer programmes on C.B.C.-AM include  the Life and Times of Sir Noel  Coward, a thirteen week B.B.C.  series. Sundays. 1:05 p.m. This  series recalls the late playwright  in his own words and music and in  the memories of those who shared  with him half a century of entertainment.  Friday at 8:04 p.m.. a critical  review of current books, films,  T.V. Moderator Warren Davis,  with regular critics Sheila Kieran,  Executive Director of the Book  and Periodical Development  Council, and Sam Solecki, book  review editor for Canadian  Forum. Joined ihis week by  Morris Wolfe they will discuss  Ihe Ciarden of Delights by Roch  Carrier. John Travolta's film  Crease, and baseball on T.V.  Afternoon Theatre begins a  dramatic adaptation of Charles  Dickens' Nicholas Nickelbv.  Wednesdays at 2:04 p.m.  Canada Watch, Saturday,  6:15 p.m.. asks if there really is  an energy crisis in the light of  recent oil discoveries, and you  can enjoy songs of and about  fishermen. Sunday at 9:05 p.m.  Wednesday, July 5  Afternoon Theatre: 2:04 p.m.,  Nicholas Nickelbv. by Charles  Dickens ��� Part I.  Mostly Music: 10:20 p.m., first  of three programmes about librettos and music from well  known operas.  Mghlcap: 11:20 p.m.. Hume  Cromyn and Jessica Tandy talk  about The Gin Game.  Thursday, July 6  Crime  Serial:   2:04   p.m..   The  Toff and the Runaway Bride.  Playhouse:    8:04    p.m..    The  Bright Red Herring, by Laurence  Gough ��� Part I.  Country Road: 8:30 p.m., Ronnie  Prophet.  Nightcap:    11:20    p.m..    Hans  Magnus   Bn/enbergcr   German  poet.  Friday, July 7  Panning  for  Gold:   8:04   p.m.,  critical panel show.  Jazz Radio Canada: 8:30 p.m.,  Canadian   Stage   and    Festival  Finals.  Nightcap:   11:20 p.m..   Women  Songwriters ��� Pari II.  Saturday, July 8  Canada Watch: 6:15 p.m.. Is  there an energy crisis?  Anthology: 10:05 p.m.. Morley  Callaghan. The Poet's Voice ���  Part I of 12-part series, from  B.B.C. on poetry of the English  speaking world. Tonight John  Donne. Christopher Marlowe.  Andrew Marvel!. Short story.  In Lower Town, by Norman  Lcvinc.  Musle of lhc Shows: 11:05 p.m.,  The World of Disney.  Sunday, July 9  Thc Life and Times of Noel  Coward: 1:05 p.m. ��� Part II.  The Boy Actor.  Thc   Entertainers:   4:35   p.m..  Stevic    Wonder   ���    Part    VI.  Tommy Ambrose concert.  My  Music: 8:35  p.m..   B.B.C.  quiz.  Folk Fair: 1:05 p.m.. fishermen's songs.  Monday, July 10  Afternoon  Theatre:   2:04   p.m..  Summer   Exhibition   by   Trevor  Humber.  Gold Rush: 8:30 p.m.. Celebration Too ��� Part II.  Mostly Music: 10:20 p.m.. firsl  of five programmes in which personalities talk about their favourite music.  Nightcap: Film maker Claude  Chabrol. Serial reading. The  Midwich Cuckoos by John Wynd-  ham ��� Part 1.  Tuesday, July 11  Crime Serial: 2:04 p.m.. Inspector    West    at    Bay    by    John  Crcasev ��� Pari I.  Mghlcap: 11:20 p.m.. Bird Artist  Terrence Short.  C.B.C.-T.V. Highlights  Saturday    ���    Running    Time:  N.F.B.   film   ���  ihe  friendship  between an old lady and a young  man sets off an hilarious chain of  events.  A  Month In the Country:  9:30  p.m.. adaptation of play by Ivan  Turgenev produced ill London.  Sunday     ���     C.B.C.     Access:  11:30   a.m..   Elderly   people   in  Manitoba.  Royal   Heritage:   12:00   Part   V  The Firsl three Georges.  An Oasis on a Wild Mountain  Route: 2:01) p.m.. special aboul  Iceland.  Sunday Sports: 2:30 p.m. ��� Pari  I   Canadian   Track   and    Field  Championships   from   Montreal.  Part II ��� Commonwealth games  Swimming Trials from Regina.  Emily Carr Special: 1:00 p.m. ���  Part'll.  This  Land!   10:00 p.m..   profile  of  Vancouver   feminist   Bonnie  Krebs.  Tuesday:      All-Star     Baseball.  5:00 p.m. from San Diego.  GIFT  fLOWERS  886-7812  SILK FLOWERS  ��� Chokers ���Combs  ��� Stickpins ���Body flowers  HANDMADE COTTON SKIRTS  LOOK  AND  FEELYOUR  BEST  IN   OUR  SUMMER CLOTHING!  ..And   for   the   children  unshine  apparel  ���hard wearing,  long lasting  GYPSY JEANS  ���sizes 7���14  Roberts Creek Daze growing  Residents of Roberts Creek ���  thai unique little burg nestled  between Seehelt and Gibsons ���  are in the final planning stages  lor their first annual community  atlfair): Roberts Creek Daze.  The Daze is one of the many  community events happening to  raise money for-future recreational facilities in the Creek; but just  as important. Creek residents  feel it's about time they had an  annual celebration.  The "kickol'f" will be a challenge softball game between the  Roberts Creek Women's team  and the cast and crew of the  Beachcombers ��� this will be on  Friday, July 14 at d p.m. at the  Roberts Creek Elementary School  grounds. Following that will be  an outdoor disco dance for the  teens, also at the school ��� starting at 8:30 p.m.  Saturday. July 15 will be off to  a dazzling start with the Higgledy  Piggledy Parade, at 10 a.m.,  which will be done Creek style.  Dress up your dog. your dad.  bike. car. wagon or self and join  in the rather unorthodox procession down Hall Road (Roberts  Creek Road) to thc wharf, where  thc Daze events begin. (You can  prc-register    by    calling    Herb  8K5-.ilH2, or just arrive at the  Masonic Hall at 9:30 a.m.)  Following the parade will bc  a soap box derby for children  from eight to eighty, for which  there is some keen competition  in thc adult class already. This  will bc at II a.m. Entry forms  and rules arc available at Seaview Market (885-3400) and  should be in by July 8.  From noon on the Daze will  bc in full swing with such stunning events as a dunk tank ���  kids' games ��� adult games ���  puppet show ��� good food ���  fishpond at  the bridge  ��� live  music ��� fresh air ��� afternoon  tea with tea cup reading ��� crown  and  anchor   ���  bingo  and   sunshine!?!  On Saturday night ��� 9 to I ���  a boogie in thc Creek tradition  to Duster at the Roberts Creek  Hall. Advance tickets only at  Seaview Market.  Then, after a good rest and a  late, leisurely brunch, saunter on  down to the Creek once again  to join in the clean-up and a  pot luck supper on the beach ���  with, hopefully, a campfire and  perhaps some music (bring your  instrument). See you there!  Vacation  Bible School  ff^\\' i Elphinstone Secondary School Gym  MB31K1: Ju|v11-15  Wag*     9:30-12:00   Sechelt Rod and Gun  B\ Beg Rankin  Gunner Wigard was honoured  al Ihe Sechell Peninsula Rod &  Gun Club's annual salmon barbecue and seafood dinner lasl  Sunday as Sportsman of ihe Year  and received Ihe Gus Crucil  trophy. Gunner was a charier  member of the Club and has  worked on many committees  over thc years. He is a keen  shooter and walks off with many  awards in that field.  The dinner was attended by a  capacity crowd who were high in  their praise of the work of Marty  Meldrum who convened the affair.'  @r(Wl(0)t(i''i'��rH'r.(  Summer Business Hours  Mon.���Thurs.  8:30-5:30  Fri. 8:30-  Sal. 9:30-  1:00  -5:00  Cowrie St    885-3258  o4wtoancikt?_  Hair Care Centre  New  Summer Hours  Tues.SWed. 10a.m.���5p.m.  Thurs.SFn. 3p.m.-9p.m.  Sal. 10a.m.���5p.m.  Please Note  our new "Evening Hours"  Starting June 15,1978  The Gpom. of GIopv  We're just under Andy's Drive-in across  from High School. For appointment phone  Dale & Darlene 886-9744  OR  Which would you rather pay  for home heating?  That's what il lakes in Ihis area. Pay a lol lor  electric homeheating. Or buy oil. You gel just  as much heat energy lor a lot less money*. And  you also get a clean, comlortable, more versatile heating system as well.  Oil is clean  Your Esso furnace burns oil completely and  safely, inside the warm furnace. That's why  the air that warms your home never comes in  contact with the flame. So the warm air that  comes from your furnace is iust as clean as the  cool air that goes into it Cleaner in fact,  because it's filtered.  Oil is comfortable  Baseboard electrib heating relies on convection currents to circulate the air. That's  slow and not very efficient But your forced air  system keeps the air in continual circulation.  distributing heat throughout your whole homo  More completely   More evenly  Oil is efficient  Oil not only gives you more heat for your  dollar, but a well tuned furnace will make sure  you get every possible BTU out of every drop  And a new Esso furnace is so efficient, it can  save up to 10% on luel bills, depending on the  condition of the furnace it replaces.  It you add a central humidifier to your forced  air furnace, you'll save even more. Humidified  air feels warmer that dry air. So you can turn  down your thermostat, burn less oil and feel  iust as comfortable as belore. With never a  worry about dry. winter air.  Oil can be the basis  of a complete  home comfort system  Central humidifying is only the start   Once  youi lorced all system is installed, you can also  add an Esso Electronic Air Cleaner Central Air  Conditioner |usl aboul anything you want  tor complete home comfort control  Add it up.  Add it up. Oil is still one ol the belter values  around   Call you local Esso Home Comfort  Dealer.  ' Comparison Dased 01 Ihe local cosl ol a gallon ol luel  isa KWh ol electricity The average homi> requires  lallons ol lurnace oil ��� each gallon producing  00 BTU'S nl heal At 60 4r. per gallon ta> incl .  would     mo to $443 per year   The same amount ol  1. 1' ...  old Nile 29.KB KW al 2'.c per Kilovialt (plus  l" ivincial !.t.t per KWh average  this amounts in $686  : ��� ��� ,oai  HOME COMFORT  WE'LL KEEP YOU COMFORTABLE  Thomas Heating    Dan Wheeler       Lloyd Hanson  886-7111 886-9663 885-2145  ���M 6.  Coast News, July 4,1978.  ^  The advertisers on this page  are members of:  GIBSONS HARBOUR  BUSINESS ASSOCIATION  amaamm  BONNIEBROOK LODGE  ',    X  ~^rm.  fe-Efc    -������.���".<���-      .     .       .'In.' 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RON McSAVANEY  AGENT  885-3339  OFFICE: 886-2248  JOHN BLACK  886-7316  At the Canadian Special Olympics,  just competing is avktory inftseU.  The 1978 Special Olympics  in Regina will be a grand event.  The '79 games in the U.S., with  entries from 20 countries, will  be even grander.  Bul consider what it takes  to get there. And what it  means for someone who does.  Traditionally, the world of the mentally handicapped has been one of 'can't'.  Can't possibly develop the hand-eye co-ordination to hit a ball.  Can't develop Ihe co-operation to play team  sports.  Can't learn to swim.  Consequently, the facilities and teaching taken  for granted by most people have been largely  closed to the mentally handicapped.  So, never having been given a chance, it's  been a self-fulfilling prophecy.  The Canadian Special Olympics have  turned this around. By telling the  mentally handicapped that they con.  Programmes have been started all  across the country by a great variety of  organizations.  DOGWOOD CAFE  Our New Hours:  Monday to Friday 6 a.m.���6 p.m  Saturday & Sunday 7 a.m. ���6 p.i  FOR A DELICIOUS LIGHT LUNCH  GIVE THE  VEGIE-BURGER A TRY!  886-2888  Seaside Plaza, Gibsons  886-2811  Do you know we have: Beads ���  Stamps ��� Paints ��� Brushes ���  Acrylics ���  All types of lovs & flumes???  NOW YOU KNOW!  Local Dealer For...WINE ART SUPPUE  'LIES "  E3  the'  m  Floor hockey, tennis,  wrestling, soccer, running and  jumping have been taught by  some of our best-known  athletes.  And, for the first time in  their lives, the mentally handicapped have learned the thrill  of competition. As equals. Among their peers.  It's very important.  The confidence gained in knowing they can do  something is a spur to developing their abilities to  their maximum potential.  To the point where some can learn useful skills.  Even hold down a job. Perhaps even live in an  apartment and shop for their own groceries.  All that's needed for this work to continue is for  more Canadians to become more involved; to  support not only the games themselves, but also  the year-round instruction.  It's very simple. We can help minimize an appalling waste of human life  by contributing what we can.  Or, we can ignore them.  It's up to you.  rur more information, or to pledge your support, wrile: Canadian Special Olympics,  c/o The Hon. j.V. Clyne, McMillan Bloedel Ltd., 1075 W. Georgia St., Vancouver, B.C. VhE 3R9.  Special Notice  to Readers \  *  The Sunshine Coast News is distributed J  to every home on the Sunshine Coast *  every week.    We are endeavouring to *  produce a community newspaper which J  will be worthy of this lovely and interes- *  ting area.  We hope that you enjoy our *  newspaper. *  Voluntary   subscriptions   from    our *  readers on the Sunshine Coast of $8.00 2  �� per year would be welcome to help offset *  * the rising costs of production and dis- ��  J tribution. Such a tangible expression of 5  J appreciation would be most gratefully *  * received by the staff of the Coast News. }  J    Send along your voluntary subscription $  * to the Coast News, Box 460, Gibsons. ��  J B.C.VON1VO. J  * a  11   i  CO/1mERclaLl  ���JtWT'nc  You can be certain you can't buy better  printing...you can only pay more money.  ft printed envelopes  it business cards  it letterheads  "6-2622  "6-7817  it brochures  ���it booklets  ���a raffle tickets  it admission & membership cards  NO JOB TOO LARGE OR SMALL  Call us on your next printing job and  t join the CUff fill  list of satisfied customers.  mmgmmm Coast News, July 4,1978  "    f  are you  Ready  NOW THAT SUMMER IS HERE  a Decorative Fir Bark Mulch  * Top Soil  * Hydro Poles  * Shot Rocks  * Rock Dust for Driveways  * Landscaping  ���350 & 450 Crawler  ���Extenda-Hoe  ���Dump Trucks  We also install & repair septic fields  Building a new house?  Need an excavation?  For free estimates call  J. B. EXCAVATING     886-9031.  TED HUME!  SERVICES  AUTHORIZED  flsso)  ^'if9paVeB^-'M  Home  Equipment  Dealer  FURNACES  HOT WATER HEATERS',  HUMIDIFIERS  CUSTOMIZED  WARMAIR  HEATING SYSTEMS  CALL  886-2951  The Baha'i Faith  Unifies Mankind  For the last 130 years, the Baha'i' Faith has  been single-mindedly striving to establish unity  throughout the world. Convinced that disunity lies  at the root of all human problems, Baha'i's from  every background, race, nation and religion have  seen a new vision of the world as one country and  mankind its citizens.  Through the teachings of Baha'u'llah, Prophet-  Founder of the BahaVf Faith they are building a  world community based on the dynamic principle  of unity in diversity. There's a part in it for you.  For more information about the Baha'i Faith, please cut out  this ad and mail to:  The Baha'i Faith, 7200 Leslie St., Thornhill, Ont. L3T 2A1 or  phone (416) 889-8168.  Church Services  Roman Catholic Services  Rev,T.Nicholson. Pastor  Times of Sunday Mass:  8:00 p.m. Saturday and 12 Noon  Sunday at St.Mary's Gibsons  In Sechelt:8:30a.m. Our Lady of  Lourdes Church. Indian Reserve  10:00 a.m. Holy Familv Church  885-9526  GIBSONS PENTECOSTAL  CHURCH  Highway & Martin  Sunday School 9:45  Morning Worship 11:00  Evening Fellowship 7:00  Bible    Study-Tuesday,    7:30  Pastor Ted Boodle  886-7107 or 886-9482  Affiliated with the  Pentecostal Assemblies of  Canada  UNITED CHURCH  Rev. Annette M.Rcinhardt  9:30a.m.-St.John's  Davis Bay  11:15 a.m. -Gibsons  886-2333  SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST  CHURCH  Sabbath School Sot.3:00 p.m,  Hour of Worship Sat., 4:00 p.m.  St.John's United Church  Davis Bay  Pastor C.Drclbcrg  Everyone Welcome  For information phone:  885-9750 or  883-2736  GLAD TIDINGS TABERNACLE  Gower Point Road  Phone 886-2660  Sunday School ��� 9:45 a.m.  Worship Service ��� 11:00 a.m.  Revival- 7:00p.m.  Bible Study-Wed. 7:30 p.m.  Pastor Nancy Dykes  t   ��� '  A\\\  j  f     NOTICE BOARD  ^  Phone 886-2622      or     886-7817  * Watch out for the Daze *  TENNIS CLASSES  July 11 ��� tennis classes begin in Hackett Park, Sechelt.  Taught  by the Sunshine Coast Tennis Professionals.    For pre-regis-  tration and information call 886-7560 or 886-7139 or 886-7361.  SUNSHINE POTTERY GUILD MEETING  Monday, July 10 at 7:30 p.m. at the Craft Studio, corner of North  Road and Hwy 101. New members welcome. For information  phone Pat Forst 886-2543.  RAKU PARTY  To be held at Pat Forst's, Saturday, July 8 at 9 a.m.  There will  be a $2.00 fee to cover costs.  Pot luck lunch.  Anyone welcome.  For information phone Pat al 886-2543.  CRAFT SHOW  Sunshine Coast Lapidary and Crafts Club is having a show in  Gibsons United Hall on Friday, July 14, 2 p.m.���9 p.m. and  Saturday, July 15 10 a.m.���6 p.m.   Admission by Silver Collection.  SOAP BOX DERBY (JULY 15)  The rules and entry forms to the Roberts Creek Daze Soap  Box Derby are available at the Seaview Market in Roberts Creek  Further information by calling Allan at 885-5765. Ifn  ELPHINSTONE PIONEER MUSEUM  Now open for the summer, 9 a.m.���4 p.m., Monday through  Saturday.  AL-ANON MEETING  Every Thursday in Gibsons at 8:00 p.m. For information call  886-9569 or 886-9037. tin  THRIFTSHOP  Every Friday: Gibsons United Church Thriftshop in basement  1 p.m.���3p.m.  ETHEL EDWARDS EXHIBIT AT WHITAKER HOUSE  Dogwoods, florals, seascapes and miniatures will be on display  (or Ihe last solo show ol the season. Gallery artists' works wiii 06  on view for the rest of the summer.  NEW BOOKS  Many new books have been added to the Pender Harbour Librai,  Come in and have a look. For a $2.00 yearly membership you ma>  lake out four books at a time or for $3.00 you may take out su  books. The library is open Tuesdays & Thursdays, from 11:30���  3:30and on Saturdays 1:30���4:30.  ROSE GARDEN TEA  July 8. 2 to 4 p.m.. O.F.S. Rose Garden Toa at the Masonic Hall,  Roberls Creek, featuring home baking and other  interesting  items.  finiriM\ui!ii{ivv/y//m,ji>i///  aama Coast News, July 4,1978.  Radio fhaek  m  Radio/haek  EC-243  CALCULATOR  SALE  PRICE:  $10.95    a lot of calculator-power for a  low price!   "Live" percenls, square   roots,   auto-  constant!   Kiglit   digit   capacity with floating  decimal, error and memory indicators.  Includes 2 "AA" batteries, pouch.  Reg. : $16.95  SPECIALS  LOWl  COST  AUDIO  POWER  METER|  ' Indicates if Amplifier is  Delivering Rated Power  ] Rcallallc APM-100. Continuously monitors  | output power of your stereo amplifier and  .receiver, accurately showing how much  \powcr is reaching your speakers.  Dual  \meters read 0 to 100 watts RMS at 4 or  l8 ohms.  Special  circuitry  allows  meter  k to respond to short peaks, helping to present overdriving your speakers. Easy hook  up parallels speaker leads.  Reg. Price $26.95  SALE  $19951  . in 6 Colours  J��   ��s  TM  Pocketable  Personal Portables  ^���^fir,  Hz  8" ROUND'  COAXIAL  SPEAKER  Only 2-V."deep.  pre-wired tweeter and  jjFcross-over for easy installation.]  '3 oz. ceramic magnet.   50-17,000  Free air resonance.  55  Hz.  Reg.  ' $24.95 I  SALE:  t NOVA�� -15"  STEREO  ,HEADPHONES  SALE  $14.95  'SPECIFICATIONS ��� ^"  Frequency Response: 20-20.000Hz.  Thc Realistic Nova-15  { Stereo Headphones bring a number of  innovations J  to your enjoyment of stereo sound.   They are  k ultra- light - won't mess even the fanciest  hair-do. They incorporate an open back ,  design which adds a spaciousness  previously never possible with  head-phone listening.  8 ohms. Ideal for many applications.  SALE PRICE:  Speakers  .$17.95  |                 o'    am    am    ma*    m  Si Hi  �� ��             8-TRACK   RECORD/PLAY  SALE$gg.95  COMPLETE  SYSTEM  Reg. Price $139.95  Realistic TR-80. A lot of stereo for thc money! Control  centre has dual recording volume controls, tone control,  2 mike jacks, stereo headphone jack. Turn your TR-80  into a complete stereo system, anytime, by adding a ceramic-  cartridge changer along with a tuner. Plays automatically  and continuously or advances programmes instantly at thc  touch ol a button. Auto-Slop in record mode prevents accidental erasure. Lighted programme indicators make it easy to  locate any selection on a tape. Auto-level circuit for proper  recording volume ��� without adjustments. Matched speaker  systems deliver rich, room-filling sound. Attractive walnut  grained vinyl veneer cabinetry. Control centre,  3S/8X I.IX" V,", Speakers. q'/aXBXS'/i'. With speaker cables.  INDOOR/OUTDOOR  ELECTRONIC   THERMOMETER  ��� Dual-Range Scale  ��� Indoor/Outdoor Pushbuttons  ��� Remote Sensor Included  Jusl push a button to see indoor or outdoor temperatures on a big 4'/a" meter.  Remote sensor mounts outdoors or in  another room. Dual-range scale reads  ���40�� to + I2()�� fahrenhcit and -40* to  + 50* Celsius. Requires 9V battery.  Simulated   walnut   finish.   8X8'/ix2'/i".  Reg. Price $34.95  SALE  $24  .95  Each  Reg. $8.95  Add a special "flavour" to any setting!  They slip easily into pocket or purse, or add a  splash of colour when carried by thc handy-  wrist   strap.        35/8X2y.Xl'/r  With   9V battery, earphone.  $12^SALE  PRICE:  l   TWO FOR  $69-50  Reg:$69.50 each.  If "  TJUAL  RESPONSE^  CARDIOIDMIKE.^  'SALE  PRICE:  Set for 'Orchestra' response with full bass or 'Voice' for  natural vocal tones without muddy bass. 200 ohms, 80-  15.000 Hz response. Output level: -76dB,t3dB. With cable,  '/. * phone plug, XLR connector, mike holder.      peg. C74 05  Realistic MC-1000 with 8" woofer for strong bass and .1"  cone tweeter for clear, well-defined treble. With 50 watts  peak programme power 8 ohms. Size P'/aXS'/aXII  Genuine walnut veneer cabinetry.  So good, they're under warranty for 5 years!  40-CHANNEL MOBILE CB  ON A BUDGET  HYSTERESIS-TYPE  SQUELCH  COMPENSATES  FOR SIGNAL FADING  Reg. $139.95  Realistic TRC-466. With advanced features and compact  styling, it's more than just a basic radio. IF filters in thc dual  conversion receiver give superb selectivity and freedom from  adjacent channel interference. There's full-time ANL, lighted  channel selector, modulation indicator, external speaker  jack. With plug-in mike, mobile bracket, DC power cables.  HIGH   PERFORMANCE  ���LOW-PRICED BASE STATION  SALE $99 95  F.S/RFMeter _ ,  ��� Built-in Nolle Llmller ��9���   1  ��� Rugged PCB Construction       $179.95  Realistic Navaho TRC-440. Get into base station CB at minimal cost, without sacrificing quality! Multiple IF filters  for superior selectivity and adjacent channel rejection.  Full-time ANL cuts pulse interference, and push-pull audio  circuitry provides clean, highly intelligible sound. Hysteresis-  type adjustable squelch automatically compensates for fading  to reduce signal "chopping". Ultra-stable and precise  PLL 40-channcl synthesizer, no crystals to buy. Reliable  printed circuit construction. Lighted channel selector and  S/RF meter. With up-frong speaker, dynamic plug-in communications mike, and jacks for external speaker and  headphone. For an economical base station ��� it's  unbeatable!   CB FLOOR-MOUNT  for use in cars, trucks, vans  Reg: $13.95  Ideal for cars where available space is insufficient for under-  dash mounting. Male bracket attaches permanently to CB  and slides on or off female bracket which mounts over transmission hump. Makes it easy to remove your CB for  safekeeping.  SALE PRICE: $��.95  BONUS  Powerbeam-5. 1500 foot beam I  Molded case.  -WITH ANY PURCHASEI  Radio /haek  [���RSI �� division nr '.��;ny electronics limited       authorized Sales Centre  ((,))  J&C  ELECTRONICS    Cowrie St .Sechelt. B.C   Box 1208  885-2568  885-2568  Sale prices in effect from July 3 to 8,1978  SUPER BUY ON A 40-CHANNEL  MOBILE CB  I ���^��AL/Sf7Cl  Realistic TRC-424 features: large I.ED channel selector;  large illuminated S/RF meter and modulation indicator  lamp; RF gain control to minimize interference or distortion  from nearby stations; Noise Blanker plus ANI. (to really  clean up ignition noise); PLL circuitry for precise frequency  accuracy and more. With mounting bracket and DC power  cables.  Reg. $219.95  SALE $ng.95  STEREO 8 TRACK  PLAYER  Reg. $69.95  SALE $44.95 ���B����BMBBaMi-J��  Coast News, July 4, 1978  The Sunshine  Second Front Page  The water diversion at Twin Creeks went into operation last week.  The diversion  will facilitate the new L.&K. sawmill.  ('���nliiuit'ri from  Page ���< in  Increase thc number of seats in  thc  tuuise from  55  to  57,  as  "gerrymandering".  In what was described as the  mosl errant case of trying to  ti\ Ihe election results, three  seats mm held h\ New Democrats  were sirnpU abolished. Those  Included the hvo-nicmber riding  of VancouM'i-Burrard, held by  Rosemary. Brown and Not man  Levi, and the riding of Revel-  stokc-Slocanheldln Bill King.  .lustitlcation tor abolishing  Revelstoke-Slocaii was that Ihe  seat, wilh 10.41U registered  voter,*, was loo small. However,  Iiekardt did not do away with the  riding of Allin. held by Social  Credit, which has 3,158 registered voters,  In another case of alleged  political manipulation, NDP-  voiing polls in the Victoria  Wesl district were removed  from Esquimalt riding and NDP-  voting polls in Saanich were removed from Saanich and the  Islands   riding   in   an   apparent  effort to protect the interests of  Social Credit Ml.A's in those  two ridings.  Ihere was little consistency  in the redistribution measures.  Opposition critics pointed out.  For example, the suburban riding  of Delta. now held hy Social  Credit, was made a two-member  riding apparently in an effort to  insure the election of two Socreds  because of thc high concentration  of Social Credit votes in that  riding, while another suburban  riding. Coquitlam, was divided  into two one-member ridings,  apparently because it went  Social Credit by only a few votes  in the last election and the careful division of (hc riding would  guarantee the election of at  least one Social Credit member in  the next election.  There was no effort to seek  ���representation by population in  the Rckardt report or in the  bill that followed it. For example,  in the previously under-represented City of Vancouver, the  number of seats was actually  cut from 12 to 10.  Critics noted that Bckardt  was appointed to his one-man  commission on January 12,  1978 and announced immediately  that he was leaving on a month-  long vacation outside the province. Premier Bill Benne  defended the holiday in a report  in the Victoria Daily Colonist on  January 19 because "before the  commissioner left on holiday,  the preliminary work was already  in progress and would continue  until Eckardt 's return from  vacation."'  When the report was suddenly  tabled in the house at 2 p.m.  June 20. the Queen's Printer did  not have sufficient time to provide all members of the house  with a copy and only one copy  was provided to the entire  18-member NDP caucus. Nonetheless within 24 hours the government was presumably able to  read, digest and adopt the recommendations and have it drafted  into legislation and printed in  time for all members to receive  a copy hy 2 p.m. the next day.  Police news of the week  There has been an upswing in  the vandalism problem on the  islands in Howe Sound. The main  problem seems to be with youths.  Patrols will bc stepped up in the  area.  GIBSONS AREA;  June 24: A battery valued at  $.15 was taken from a vehicle  parked on the highway at the  Langdale Kerry terminal. This is  an ongoing occurence,  June 2d: Vandalism is continuing  in the Seaview area. Gardens  have been raided, but nol for  edibles: half grown vegetables  have been pulled up and left to  die.  June  28:  A  home  on  Highway  101 was broken into. A quantity  Bank  employees  may strike  I lu- United Hunk Workers  Section nl SOKWUC (Service,  Office, anil Retail Workers Union  of Canada) held a special meeting  in Vancouver 'oday lo discuss ihe  progress ol Ihe Union's ncgntia-  lions with lhc Hanks ill B.C.  Prescnl were members from various organizing committees  throughout Ihe Province.  li wus decided al the meeting  lo conduct slrikc votes in lhc  Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce union branches. The  Union is certified in live blanches  of Ihe Commerce on B.C. and thc  strike voles will he taken over Ihe  next two weeks.  Charlotte Johnson, President of  thc UBW. said: "We are presently awaiting meetings with Ihe  Bank of Commerce and the federal conciliation officer. We are  hopeful that the conciliation  process will be able to avert a  strike, bul our members in ihe  Bank of Commerce branches are  anxious for a collective agreement and arc tired of stalling  tactics of Ihe Bank. Wc have  been meeting with thc Bank since  December of last year and are  still in the process of clarifying  thc Union proposals. There have  been no serious negotiations to  date."  of meat and S40 in cash were  taken. A .1 h.p. Evinrude outboard motor valued at $20(1 was  stolen al Gambler Harbour.  Al McNair Valley. Iwo welding  cables, one 75 feel and the other  50 feet, costing $2.00 per foot,  plus a welding gun were taken.  The person responsible has been  apprehended.  SECHELT TO KARLS COVE:  June 23: A summer home on  Warnock Road in Madeira Park  was reported broken into. The  break-in was thought to have  happened over Ihe winter. Nothing was inissng.  June 27: lu Madeira Park there  were   two   break-ins.   both   on  liquor were taken from a trailer,  and a small amount from a home.  A juvenile has been apprehended  for bolh crimes.  June 2K: Two hoats were reported  as being a danger to navigation  at Egmont. The boats were said  to bc going unduly fast; the  wash from them caused damage  to the wharf. The registralion  numbers were taken and thc  police are investigating.  June 29: .Summer home in  Redroofs Road was broken into  and eight bottles of liquor were  stolen.   The matter is slill under  By Ian Corrunce  The idea of diverting a  good fish creek is a controversial one. especially so  if the alteration is necessitated  for the construction of an industrial complex.  Al Twin Creeks in Howe  Sound. L A: K Logging have  completed such a diversion.  On Wednesday of last week  the final barrier was broken  through and both streams  found themselves mixing  with ocean water several  hundred yards along the  shore from their natural outlet.  After much trepidation  over the loss of a local salmon  run, it was a delight to see  the quality and thought that  had been put into conserving  it. The new channel looks to  be more than wide enough lo  handle any water How with  ease. The left hand side of  it. as you face the ocean, is  raised a loot or Iwo higher  than the other half.   This is  for excess water in thc rainy  season. In the main stream  there is a series of steps which  in time will form pools beneath them, ideal for fish.  Parts of the bank have been  planted with conifers and  greenery is already sprouting  in other spols. In a short  lime they should be safe from  erosion.  Once the water had started  (lowing through the diversion  and the level of the original  creeks had dropped sufficiently, three Fisheries men began  scooping out (he coho fry and  cutthroats, Al one point  they were given assistance  from sonic grade seven students.  When the fish were caught  ***************  NDP  Gibsons Harbour Area  Great Canadian and  British Paperbacks  886-7744  :**************>  they were transferred up-  si ream a short way lo a holding net. Upwards of a thousand fish were secured.  A lew days after the operation was completed and the  holding net hail been removed  thc area was slill learning  with fry. none thc worse for  their experience. The diversion which iiad originally  been a mud and gravel  bottom was already washing  itself clean in many spots and  a good rain should continue  the process admirably.  According to the Fisheries,  it will take three lo five  years for (be new route to  establish itself.  I. & K Logging and Feidler  Brothers, the contractor,  should be congratulated on  the job thai has been done.  If this is lhc success that  it is hoped to bc. il will serve  as an example of bow lo coexist with the environment,  rather lhan taking advantage  ol ils bounlv.  You don't have to go out!  Some ol   Ihe  coho  Department  *  1       "^���"iVlHU WE'LL MOVE IT OR  *        '^4.%Fr DELIVER IT TO YOU'  jf.  ^^ w^!?i~t&^~-'-'-  'Exclusivegrocer} delivery for*  J d?p^"    " [. r���~"       Ken's Lucky Dollar  jf *"' each  Tuesday and ThursuV  : Gibsons Transfer  %  Moving and Delivery     call us m    886-2553  *  *  *  *  1  .*  *  *  J  *  *  ��vy��HMHHE���������������� ����������������������������������������  GIFT  FLOWERS  886-7812  Spinikcr Road.   Three bottles of    investigation.  Achievement  i In Acliicwiiii'iii Cenlre  ol (he Seehelt and District  Association fur Kelarded  ( hildreii recently celebrated  its firsl anniversary, Tin training programme is conducted  lol lw> hours each Salutd y  n lining in I Tplunsliuie  Si i nol Si\ young people arc  iiisiruco il  ui  various  crafts,  I  s    md   one   or   iwo  keenly interested in  i -' month lllc Association  a stile of crafts at the  nycrosl Mall where book'  i ins, lord houses, tool chests,  stools and hanging baskets  wire on display. The pro-  cu ils of the sale totalled over  Mill) and Ihese funds were  used lasl Saturday lo take lhc  trainee girls and boys on a  \isii lo Vancouver. The Shrine  Circus was ihe chief attraction  as a special (real and reward  lor diligence and perseverance,  Mrs. Kerry Robinson is thc  Shop Supervisor and helplul  instructors are Mrs. Alnn  While. Kd Hauka. .luck Who.���,  .lack McLcod and Joe l.ieber.  These volunteers are appreciatively fulfilling a worthwhile community need and  much credit is due them.  There is sonic excitement  these (lavs al the Association  . i ��� Hugs. Plans are lieillg  i,ui lor ihe I'eciion of a bun .-  ing in (jihsons which will  ionium the Achievement  ( eiilrc crall shops of the Inline. Weekly hours will then  he extended Sonii (Jovern-  incut funding is promised  whin ihe I nun building is  in operation, a paid staff  is doing insirilclion and (In1  programme functions five  days per week.  Court news  At the Provincial Court held in  Sechelt last Wednesday. Norman  Hardy was found guilty of operating a vehicle while impaired.  He was fined S500 and given  six months probation.  For being in control of a boat  while impaired. Robert Campbell  was fined $500.  Floyd Woods was given  $250 fine for driving with no  insurance.  For the same offense, plus  having no driver's license, Joseph Arsenault was fined $250  and $35 respectively.  Found guilty of possession of  marijuana. Mitchell Farrell was  fined $100.  Twenty year old Frank Leitner  of Sechelt was also charged for  possession of marijuana and fined  $100.  Sunshine Coast Credit Union  PHONE  885-3255  Cowrie Street, Sechelt, B. C.  Serving the residents of the Sunshine Coast since 1941  1  YEAR  TERM  DEPOSIT Coast News, July 4,1978  SWIMMING SAFETY  AND SCHEDULE  llu   (lihsoiis Swimming  Pool Monday to Friday  iv offci ing .1 complete Red Cross Noon Swim          12 noon���1 p.m.  W.atci Safely programme during Lessons                 I p.m.���3p.m.  the month ol July.   Lessons arc Pulilii Swim          3p.m.���5p.m.  offered in all age and skill levels and                  7p.m,��� 10p.m.  in,ii- preschool  l   S years old. Adult Lessons      hp.m.���7p.m.  i,. Senior Level   .oul also classes Saturday anil Sunday  I,.i .iiluiis I'ublii Swim         I p.m.   5p.m.  llu programme will inn in the 7 p.m, -Hip.in.  .11, im, in us between  I  i'ni   and Siiinl.il     Nigliis     Adults    Only  . i ������    and .ill il.issis are one Sinn    Ihe   pool   opening   on  hall hum long, except lhc Intel February 25   i'178. ulniosl 25,000  i. .-,li.i, and Seiiioi Levels which puirons have lukeii Ihe plunge.  i< II In   I lung each. i" I" cxucl the loud attendance  Participants   ivih  come   even lo Ihe end "I May was M.HhS.  day   lor iwo weeks,  except   on Who used lhc pool mosl?   Here  u, i kinds       Iwo   sessions   are are Ihe breakdowns:  .n.nl.iMi ( hildrcii                            b.0%  Session I              Jul} 3- Jul} II Inns                                3.M58  Session II            Inly 17���July 2K Adults                               5.972  V.liili , lasses are  held ill Ihe Family                                     ?Kn  eii-hing limn li p.m.  lo  " p.m. School Oisl.tMli                    -.J1'-1  again   loi    iwn   weeks,   except (swim lessons)  ��, elenils. Ueiilals                                   Nil  liegislialion  for  .dime  swim- Public Swim                         3.-42(1  ii'ine classes ian be made al the (lessons)  pool    uu    lime   during   pubhi Suiii'tliili                               72(1  swimming hours. I ail; Bird                             311  Im   Inly a new schedule goes Nooii Swim                              25(1  ijiloelli'i'i    ill.  pool will bi open Senior Citi/cn                           *>���  ijslnlli    ... \s miii can see bv Ihe above  UNSHINE COAST  PEST CONTROL  I    f       W�� offer a  ^"Ci^   \J       Compl��t�� P��*t  Control S��rvic��  883-2531  altendanec   Ihe   pool   has   been  very   well received  by  Ihe  citizens ul lhc Sunshine Coasl.  Pool (Insure:  I In Gibsons Swimming Pool  will In closed during ihe month  nl August and will reopen Tuesday. Septembers, H7K.  Dining Ihe closure all pools  mil be drained, cleaned and all  Hikes i-hfckcd. Hie boiler anil  liln i room will be inspeeied and  ill .ii,. il and be readied lol a new  Come & dunk your local celebrity!  July 14,15 & 16  �� <  CAMpbell's  FAMILY SHOES and LEATHER GOODS  NEXT TO BATHROOM ACCENT  IN THE   HEART OF SECHELT  Your friendly neighbourhood ':''V��V v'^  drop-off point for Coast News \y*s'J '  Classified Ads.  Ihe  magic film for wood  siding,  trim,  shingles,  stucco,  cement, etc,  ���SAVKS TIMK &  MONEY���One coat  covers most prc-  viousl} painted surfaces.  * EASY-TO-USE���No unsightly lap marks.  * RAPID DRY��� Dust and insect-free in less than an hour.  * LAST LONGER���Needs repainting less oflcn.  THE SIGN OF PAINTING  SATISFACTION  ��� t ���>:  AC RENTALS  rind  BUILDING SUPPLIES  ;$ Hwy 101 and Francis Peninsula Road  :! Madeira Park 883-2585  SALE ENDS JULY 30  Golf  If there's one man in the Sun-  shim' ('(last who has a feel for a  water hazard on the golf course  it must be Don Douglas, Chairman of the Si hool Hoard. Playing  in the Men's Medal Play Tournament ai ilu- Sunshine Coast  Goll and Country Club last  weekend Don fired his second  shot on the seventh fairway into  the lake which adorns the course  just there. He took tl not her shot  from the same place and thai  Ion went into the lake.  A frugal man who learned  the value of a dollar in his many  years in husiness in these parts  and with a Scots name to hoot,  Don deeidetl Ihat enough was  enough. He marched up to the  lake to find and retrieve his  golf halls. As he slood peering  into the water to find Ihe halls,  ihe hank beneath his feel gave  ��av and Don too hit the water  hazard. No record of his comments was kept.  Oh yes. in the tournament  itself Glyn Davics look the Low  Net with a score of 59, Frank  Lewis was second with (i2,  Andy Gray was third with o3  tied with Archie Davie and Sid  Shaw.  Chris Kancaincn was Low  Gross winner with 72 and Ken  Hincks was second with 7(��. Bill  Fraser and lul Mcllwaine tied  for the Hidden Hole, the fourteenth.  Tennis  By Keith Evans  Alter a slight delay, here are  the results of the spring doubles  tournament. Mens Doubles won  by Krie Cardinal ��V Rob Jonas.  Ladies Doubles won by Janet  Clayton \ Barb Smith. Mixed  doubles won by Eric \ Jo Cardinal. A total of .17 teams were  entered anil despite Ihe non  co-operative weather a good  weekend oi" tennis ensued.  Lasl weekend. Gordon Harvey,  Keith Evans, Pat Kvans, and  Mike Powell travelled to Powell  River for the Vancouver Island  Summer Open Tennis Tournament, Pal Kvans teamed up with  Lara Ney of Victoria to win the  Ladies "A' Doubles and Gordon  Harvey took second place in the  Mens 'A' Singles.  Watch next week's paper  for details of ihis year's Sea  Cavalcade Tournament to be  held in early August.  MFEINSUKANCE����*����  Geoff Hodgkilison, a resident  of Gibsons, B.C.. and a Mutual  Life ol"Canada agent, was among  3,500 members of the Million  Dollar Round Table gathering  in Honolulu for this exclusive  life insurance sales organization's  annual conference. With delegates representing A-\ countries  around the world, the MDRT  meeting is the largest, most  comprehensive sales forum in  the life insurance industry.  During the six-day meeting.  40 of the world's top producing  agents discussed subjects of  vital concern both to thc public  and those in the life insurance  field.    Fads About  FUNERALS  * The lucid funeral home'  charged no fee fur pre amanging  and recording your funeral Instruction*. Thame who have  already enrolled In hinend  Plana or Socletlea, bul prefer arrangement* or Hen lee locally,  should take advantage of our  Pie-Arrangement Plan.  * The local funeral home  often all type* of wrvavea,  Funeral or Memorial, at moderate cosl.  * The local funeral home  will arrange for local or distant  burials, cremation*, or services  In other localities.  * At lime of bereavement,  your first call should be lo Ihe  local funeral home, no matter  whai type of arrangement* you  prefer.  for further information  write or phone:  D. A. Devlin  owner-manager  Devlin Funeral Home  1665 Seaview Rd.,  Gibsons     886-9551  Wr+*,.���-,, r > - a'   *  .-M4  -^J   a .   -    A  5}  '\  The baserunner for the Texada Island Ideals is just six inches short  of base bul the first baseman for the Delta Angels already has the  ball and the runner is out. Delta crushed the Ideals 7-0 and went on  to win the Men's Softball Tournament held last weekend, defeating  the local team representing the Cedars Inn in the final game.  Softball  Senior Men's Fastball  League Standings  Fastball  Delta Angels look the Men's W  I  Softball Tournament at Brothers Cedars Inn *>  I'ark in a playoff wilh Ihe Cedars  Klphinslunc 7   .  Inn team.    Delta won the final  Windsor ���!    i  game by a score of 11���I. Earlier Weldwood ���'  thc two loams had split a couple  Seehelt I    I  of  games   with   Delta   winning Home Run Leaders  1(1���4   in   Ihe   lirsl   game   and Doug Chnlloiicr Elpll. -5  Cedars winning Ihe second game  K. Reynolds Wind. -  hy a score of I ���0,  'Ihe other team in the tournament was Elphinstone and other  visitors were Ihe Vancouver Safeway Hobbits. Powell River Old-  stvlcrs. Texada Island Ideals.  PTS  Id  14  H  0  K. Reynolds Wind. -4  S. VanSlrcppan Weld. ���  Alex Skvtte Cedars - .1  V\.|>. A.Skviic  I l\ B.l.inckcr  U.K. I), (iaines 112)Cedars  .linn .'I  Sei lull   II  Weldwood- 12  vv.i'.-y  L.I'.C. Koliuck  June 22  �� indsol   n  ...    I II  u I' .l.ivlcrcei  I  I'.R.IIendersi  I- I     \,,.  si-|  nil.Williams  5th  p.m     li I.nub I  .linn :u  Cedars Inn -  Elphinstone  I Ipliinsione  Windsor  up D.Chnlloncr  I..P   D.Kcitlo  K  II  .1 0  I   2  (.AMIS THIS WEEK:  1 iicsdnv. June 27lb  ELPHINSTONE >s. CEDARS  SUHI.II is WINDSOR  Wednesday, June 2Hlli  CEDARS ts. WELDWOOD  .luly Isl and 2nd  IN\ IIATIONAI. TOURNAMENT  Sailing  Conditions were near perfect  fur sailing at thc Porpoise Bay  Campsite lasl week. A warm  sunny clay with a fresh breeze  augercd well for a perfect day on  the water.  Unlike previous races all of  the hoals taking part belonged  to different classes with the  resnh that it was impossible to  determine an overall winner  in each of the iwo races. Both  races were sailed around a  triangular course which began  with a heat lo windward, was  followed by a broad reach, and  was completed by a reach to  thc finishing line.  The order in which the boats  finished in both races was fairly  consistent and reflected the  differences in Ihe basic design  of the dinghies rather than lhc  capabilites of their skippers.  The LASER finished in first  position followed bv the  SCORPION, SKOOKIJMGAI.IT  ON, MINK-ISM and (hc SABOT.  SABOT.  Ihere will be racing this  Sunday al 1:30 p.m.  S.C. Power  By S��l\iu WoofKmirlh  Under cloudless skies, al noon  on S,itiinl.i\ June 17. thc Sun  shine Coasl Power Squadron  ti'ei and railed themselves together ai Dolphin Buy, Hunt)  Island. Ihere    wen     twelve  vessels ami a goodly group nl  mem manners and mermaids,  llu afternoon search .mil rescue contest was won hj ( huek  Williams, past  Squadron  Com-  School sports results  DAVIS BAY ELEMENTARY  SCHOOL SPORTS DAY  RESULTS  Hoys' High Aggregate. ' Erik  W'agman. Or. 2: Girls' High  Aggregate. KimbcrK Wigard.  Or. 2  20 M dash: O. .=-���(> Chrissi Fri/.ell  H. 5-0Todd Prysiupa  4(1 M  dash:  (i.   7-8.   Kimberly  Wlgard;B.7-H,    Brian   Dybwad;  60 M dash: O. o and up.  Lori  Walker:!).    'I    and    up.     Erik  Wagman  Potato    &     Spoon :Sn    mixed.  Chrissie Fri/./ell:  Potato    &    Spoon:    7-K   mixed,  Tina Clark:  u and  up:  Sliauna  Hask.it.. leif Sim  3-lcuued:   mixed   5-7.   Barbette  Kaiser and Kimberly Wigard  .(-legged:'J  and  up  mixed.  Jeff  Sim and Lori Walker  Long Jump O. 5-h Chrissi Frizzell  B. 5-6 Todd  Prysiupa:  O.   7-8.  Nicole Sim: B. 7-8, Boh Frizzell;  Ci. �� and  up.  Lori  Walker;   B.  4 and up Eric Wagner  Sufi    Hall    ThrowiG.    5-ft    Lin  Mtl'ualg: B. 5-6, Todd Prystups;  G. 7-8, Una Clark; B. 7-8, Brian  Dybwad;   G.   9  and  up,   Patty  Frizzell;   li.   V  and   up,   Shaun  Thurold  Shoe Race: mixed 5-7. Kimberly  Wigard: mixed N and up. Kitn  -Siiiikins  Hopping Race: O. 5-7. Nicole Sim  B. 5-7, Jamie Hasleii  Whcclbarrow;5-7, Kimberly  Wigard & Cory Cavalier; 8 and  up.Robbie pilch iSi Jeff Sim  Sack racciG. 5-h. Raegan Filch;  B. 5-n Todd Prysiupa: G. 7-8  Ronda Sieberl: B. 78 Brian  Dybwad: G. 4 and up. Lori  Walker: B. 9 and up. Ron Skei  Obstacle: G. 5-h, Raegan Filch;  B. 5-h. Todd Prysiupa: G. 7-8,  Kimberly WigardlB. 7-8. John  Hope: Mixed M and up. Shaun  Thorold  LANGDALE ELEMENTARY  SCHOOL  INI ERMEDIATESPORTS DAY  WINNERS ��� JUNEIh.1978  50M dash: girls III. Annabel  Webb; boys 111. Bruce McDougal:  girls II. Susie Boscr; hoys II.  Jimmy Holland  1011 M dash: girls 12 i .Chiisiine  MaePhee: boys 12 i. Mickey  Boscr  .(-legged race: girls III II. Susie  Boxer ,\ Annabel Webhdioyx  III II. Jimmy liollland ,V Richard  ( lirislian:gii'ls 12*. Seillu Webb ,V  Knii.iil.ii, Skeu: buys 12 i ,  Darin Maecy A Donald Cbrislian  Skipping: girls III. Annabel  Wcbbibovslll. Richard Christum;  wain' '".  i.   ���.. .Mil  . mn,.   du  \\ illiams im Ins nwii dinghy 111.  I lie evening dren lu a melodic  close (Mil) ,i sing-song led by a  si.ii performance ol Bill Picktml  and David Dakm on iheir musical  instruments  i lie nc.xl morning a Measure  hunt was won by Andrea linger.  I he largest fish were caughi  by Don Hadden lor ihe men and  Laurie Goddard lor lhc ladies.  Gordle Hall scored a bull's eye  in the Bilge game Ivy guessing lhc  correct number, without any  evidence of collusion!  girls  II,   Susie   Boscr;  boys   II,  Jimmy   Holland:   girls   12+    .  Maria    Christian:    boys    12+ ,  Donald Christian  Shoe raceigirls I (I. Annabel Webb  boys    1(1.     Richard    Christian;  girls II. Gail  Wheeler; boys II,  David Holding; girls 12 + , Cheryl  Nursey: hoys 12 + .Darin Maeey  Obstacle raccigirls II! II,Annabel  Webb:boys 10/11 Richard Christian; girls 12+ . Maria Christian;  boys 12 + .Donald Christian  Hnp-step-jump:    girls   open.  Susan Buser; hoys open. Donald  Christian  Relay; mixed 10/11. Richard  Christian. David Holding,  Annabel Webb. Natasha Lovrieh  mixed 12+.Christine MaePhee  Donald Christian. Darin Maecy.  Sandra Kennedy  Running Broad Jump girls 10 II.  Susie Boscr; boys Kill, Bruce  MacDougall; girls 12 + . Maria  Christian; boys 12+ Darin Matey  High jump: girls 10/11, Michelle  Fortin; boys 10/11, Jim Holland;  girls 12 + . Christine MaePhee;  boys 12+ , Darin Maeey  Wheelbarrow race: mixed open.  Donald Christian St Christine  MaePhee  Slow      Bicycle:      Intermediate.  Gary Maddcnt  LANGDALE ELEMENTARY  SCHOOL  PRIMARY SPORTS DAY  WINNERS - JUNE 16,1978  2(1 M dashtgirls h. Mala Singh;  noys b.  Jimmy  Miller; girls  7.  Nicole   Fortin;   boys   7.   Steven  Skytte,  4(1 M dashtgirls 8. .limine Peel-  naiilt: hoys 8. Scoll Spain; girls 9.  Sheila Reynolds;boys 9,  Steven  Christian  Sack race: girls 6, Mala Singh;  boys b. Brandon Friteh; girls 7,  Shannon Webber: boys 7. Ken  Campbell: girls 8. .lanine Fed-  nault and Kim Nursey: boys 8.  Allan Jay; girls 9. Sheila Reynolds; boys 9, Steven Christian  20 M J-legged: girls b-7, Lesley  Constable and Shannon Webber;  boys b-7. Ken Campbell and  Michael-John Christian  40 M 3-leggcd: girls 8-9,  Colleen Kincaid and Sheila Reynolds; boys 8-9.Sloven Christian anil Jim Foglietta  Hopping 20 M: mixed h. Brandon  Friteh; boys 7. Kenneth Camp-  belhgirls 7. Shannon Webber  Skipping 40 Migirls h. Lauretta  Hay; boys h. Brandon Friteh;  girls 7. Lesley Constable; boys 7,  Kenneth Campbell :girls 8. Kirn  Nursey; boys 8. Allan Jay:  girls 9. Sheila Reynolds; hoys 9,  Rick Khan  Wheel Barrow: hoys h-7. Brock  Jaeck and Jimmy Miller: girls h-7  Nicole Fortin ,V Pamela Kennedy  boys 8-9. Steven Christian iV  Jim Foglietta: girls 8-9. Colleen  Kineaid \ Sheila Reynolds  Potato and Spoon: mixed li.  Jimmy Miller: girls 7. Lesley  Constable: boys 7, Michael-  John Christian; mixed 8 Chris  Constable; mixed 9, Stephen  Christian  Shoe Race: mixed b. Mala Singh;  mixed 7. Kenneth Campbell;  mixed 8. Clini Kofiinoll; mixed  9. Laurie Roberts  Shuttle Race: mixed li. Jimmy  Miller: mixed 7, Nicole Forlin;  girls 8. Kim Nursey: boys 8,  Kennelh Campbell: girls 9.  Sheila Reynolds; boys 9, Stephen  Christian  Broad jump: hoys 6, Jimmy  Miller: girls 6, Mala Singh;  boys 7. Barrie MacLeod; girls 7,  Christie Ouallv; boys 8. Scott  Spain; girls 8. Kim Nursey:  boys 9. Stephen Cbrislian:  girls 9, Colleen Kineaid  Backward Obstacle: mixed b.  Gram Olscn; mixed 7, Steven  Skytte; mixed 8. Clint Koliinnff  mixed 9. Sheila Reynolds  Balloon: mixed li. lamella Hay;  mixed 7. Kennelh Campbell;  mixed 8. Scoll Spain; mixed 9.  Sheila Reynolds  Slow     Bleicleil'riniaiA.     Brock  Jaeck  Kitchen  Cabinets  A style, colour and price to suite you  Woodgrain   Solid Colours   Oak  See our selection of:  ���Pandolfo      ���Loc-wood  ���Citation       ���Carefree  At the Showroom above the Twilight Theatre  Open Thurs.���Sat. 10���5 or any time by appointment  SUNSHINE KITCHENS  886-9411  - Specialists in Remodelling  Money Back Life  Insurance. Income  Protection. Mortgage  Payment. Retirement  Funds. Education  of Children.  Business Insurance.  Let me show you  how you can benefit.  MIKEDANROTH  Box 1220  Gibsons, B.C.  886-9408  Get your life in shape  (5cANAr>\ ���ai  Wildlife  corner  out of the capture area and take because a dead bird was found  their chances on lesser fare. All  that is. except one. lt kept walking up to the trap, sticking its  head half way in, getting me all  excited, then stalking off to the  other end of the float.  After the third or fourth  attempt it finally overcame its  wariness and in it went. I pulled  the trip cord for all I was worth  and felt like a boy catching his  first fish. Off down the ramp  Keith went into thc trap and  gathered    up   thc    prize    and  Coast News, July 4,1978  11.  a while back and it was full of  mercury. You will be happy to  know that from the tests that have  been done this year, the poisoned  bird seems to have been an isolated case.  Another bit of good news is  that thc birds have moved back  into the heronry in Howe Sound.  They had disappeared for a while  and we thought that the site  had become defunct.  The Porpoise Bay lot were  checked last week and there are  brought it out.  It already had a   an average of 2.8 voung per nest,  band on it.   "Have a. look at its   Odds n'ends:  Bv Ian Corrance  Marc About Herons;  Oh no, not herons again.  Is thai all he can write abouti  I promise that Ihis may bc thc  last time I say anything about  them for about six weeks.  Keith Simpson and his assistant. Rhonda Markcl. arc jusl  finishing up the first phase of  their heron banding programme  at the Cameron brothers' bait  tanks in Pender Harbour and will  bc off for about a month and a  half. They plan to bc back when  the youngsters are up and about  and thev will band them as well.  To date thev have banded  sixty-six; that's about haif the  colony, so their three o'clock  in lhc morning vigils have paid  off.  I went up to watch the operation a week and a half ago, with  Maryanne West, her daughter  Fran, and John Hind Smith. By  this time they had taken down two  of the traps so we didn't have to  go running back and forward from  one to another and could sit  around and tell tall stories.  After drinking the last two  beers in captivity wc checked the  trap out. There was a bird in it,  so Keith tripped thc trap and off  we went lo investigate. The  bird had already been banded  so it was let go. The fact that  birds that have already been  trapped return bears out his  story that they don't get damaged  by this method of trapping.  Trapping these birds is no  different than fishing. We sal  in thc dark peering through  binoculars at the bait tank and  thc birds sat with full beaks on  the other tanks across the bay.  Eventually Keith and Rhonda  jumped into their van and disappeared into the distance. About  five minutes later we heard  squawks,   grunts   and   groans  number, Ian."  "The top one says A47."  "No. not old 47 again."  "Whadya mean?"  It turns out that 47 is the  standing joke. It keeps wandering back into thc trap, also,  when the flock is out fishing on  lhc tidal flats, they stand patiently waiting for some  poor  un-  Lots of western tanagcrs  around. They're beautiful birds  with Iheir bright red heads. Reports of grouse beating around  lhc bush up on Nob Hill. Deer  arc abundant. I just about ran  into a couple in Pender lasl  week. Eileen Glassford saw a  young one about 14 inches long  in the same general locale and  suspecting bullhead to swim up Jonn Hind Snlilh was up ,ht ,0|,  to them. Not so 47. Not having ���f Blphlc with a group from thc  thc patience to stand still, il  makes a mockery out of the  statclincss myth that its compatriots have been building up  over thc centuries, by running  after anything that moves in thc  shallows.  You'll find a form on this  page. If you could fill it out and  send it to the Wildlife Branch  anytime you see a banded heron,  it would really hclpout. CUT HERE & SAVE  Elphinstone Highsehool and got  quite etusc to one the same size.  Guess its mother had told it to  stay still and that's what it did.  When I was up in Pender  last week I was strong armed into  trudging around in thc great  outdoors by my healthy companions, who incidentally made so  many snide remarks about my  smoking in thc ear that I dozed  SIGHTINGS  OF BANDED GREAT BLUE HERONS  ]  TIME:  ACTIVITY:  BAND NUMBERS, IF AVAILABLE:  INTERNATIONAL (Nickel)   INDIVIDUAL (Red Plastic)   Please mail to:  ���    Canadian Wildlife Federation,  5421 Robertson Road,  Delta, B.C. V4K3N2  There is a possibility that thc  area where they arc nesting will  be built up in the future, and so  they will probably bc moving out.  By receiving information from  you, Keith and his co-workers  will be able to gather more information on their movements, and  therefore more understanding.  If you live around the Gerrans  Bav area in Pender,  it would  all thc way back to still thc  pangs of my addiction. It seems  that overnight I've become the  minority.  Apart from my lesson in  guilt, it was interesting to notice  that the berries were about a  week behind those in thc lower  part of thc Sunshine Coast.  The same seemed to go for  birds nesting.  coming from across the waler  where lhc birds were protesting  lhc intrusion of humans chasing  (hem toward us.  Three of them appeared oul of  ihe dark like prehistoric Pterodactyls, and alighted around thc  floats In front of us. They were  pretty edgy, preferring to slay  M  give you writer's cramp to send  in all thc sightings. Besides  we already know they arc there.  This form is mainly for any  sightings away from thc immediate area.  One of the reasons thc Wildlife  Department became interested  in thc herons of this  area  is  25% OFF  t" ���White Shirts \  it ��� All Shorts 2f&  % ��� Tank Tops SJ  ���* ��� All White & Pastel Slacks T  jj>   Jeans & Jackets $-|2 95each      w  f Swim Cover-ups       Pastel printed 7  & Sundresses,            sleeveless Jf��  * long & short            cotton dresses 2  r Cotton skirts T  U Also: Long Evening Dresses }fs��  ��> Cotton Sleepwear 2  i      Helen's      f  i      Fashion     ��  PGibsons Shoppe Sechelt   ?  ����� 886-9941 I   M 885-9222 Sj��  When there  are no  words...  let flowers  speak  for you.  ^4nn-��3tLfnH  J-lowwA  COWRIE ST., SECHELT  885-9455  Irvine's Landing hospitality  LOCATION:  DATE:  8  J  By John Burnside  One of the prettiest places  on thc Sunshine Coast is undoubtedly Irvine's Landing.  At the western end of Pender  Harbour, the view from the  Landing looks across at the  Francis Peninsula with the  rocky islets upon which the  remains of thc houses which  used to be the summer residences of thc Sulish Indians  can be seen,  Maurice and Pauline Green  arc thc owner-operators of  the Irvine's Landing Marina  Cafe and the transformation  they have wrought in Ihe place  in lhc lasl year and a hall'  is mosl admirable. It hasn't  all been easy-going, Just  before the cafe was scheduled  to open Ihis spring fire broke  oul and only lhc alert work of  thc Pender Harbour Volunteer Fire Department prevented the entire edifice  from being destroyed.  What the fire department  could nol prevent, however,  was thc complete destruction  of all lhc interior renovation  work lhal Maurice and Pauline   had  done  on  thc  cafe  # Granny s #  * dinner  *  MENU:  Sweel <t sour spare ribs  Baby earrois  Shallots  over the winter. Undeterred  by the set-back, the indefatigable Greens went to  work and seven weeks after  thc fire had their cafe shipshape once again. And the  results of their labours arc  mosl pleasing. The little  cafe has never looked more  trim and attractive and with  fascinating historic pictures  of the Landing contributing  much to thc decor.  Nor docs the (.harm of the  place cud wiih the historic  pictures inside or Ihe legend  of Irvine's Landing on the  outside. On my first visit  to the cafe last year I discovered thai Maurice, who  was on duly, made possibly  the finest fish and chips in  North America ���a fael which  I mentioned to him despite  thc counter-fact that hc is an  Englishman. While paying  thc tally I nol iced Ihe splendid  looking pics on the counter.  "Oh whai lovely pies!"  I exclaimed ��� sometimes I do  stuff like lhal. "Docs your  wife make them herself?"  "My wife." said Maurice  drawing himself up lo his  full height which in all truth is  not overly impressive, "is  al the wharf dispensing gasoline. You arc now in my  department." And so il is.  Maurice is thc chef and it is  nol only his fish and chips  which arc beyond reproach.  The menu available is amply  varied and everything that I  have sampled is exquisitely  prepared. In fact, if the  residents of Gibsons and  Sechell would like someplace  different to dine of an evening  ihcy could do much worse  than in motor to ihis pleasant  spot and enjoy the line lure  and I lie pleasant company of  Maurice and Pauline.  Maurice tells mc lhal a  lieu feature Ihis year is Ihe  two trailers which arc available for economic weekend  rental. They    arc    fully  equipped apart from bedding  and provide a bargain nol  readily available these days.  A few day sal Irvine's Landing  In enjoy lhc scenery, the line  fishing and lhc food might  offer the residents of lhc  southern portions of lhc  Sin.shine Coasl a change of  view williniil lhc expense and  inconvenience nl fern travel.  li is something loco,    icr.  Sea otter making comeback  (steamed/  New potatoes  Tray of chilled vegetables  Apple Charlotte  METHOD:  Roust the spare ribs in a  .?5l7�� oven for one hour. Heal  pineapple juice and syrup  from one can of lilehee nuts.  Dissolve '/t cup com starch  in '/.> cup vinegar: add to  the juices mid slir until thick.  Add mushrooms, pineapple  and finely sliced green  pepper. Season wilh soy  sauce and brown sugar.  DESSERT: Apple Charlotte  Two cups fresh bread  crumbs, three coarsely  grilled apples. Mix well,  add three tablespoons brown  sugar, three tablespoons witter and V; cup cheddar cheese,  grated. Hake in .?5rt�� oven  for 45 minutes: decorate with  thin slices of red apple around  the edge. Serve hoi wiih  ice cream.  Honied lo ihe brink of extinction, the frisky sea oner has  been returned lo his rightful  honu off Ihe British Columbia  coasl. reports l.yn Hancock in a  .lime Header's Digest article.  Man's greed for lhc oiler's  fabulous pell helped change Ihe  course of hislory along the nonli-  wesi coasl of North America. In  lhc ruthless pursuit of ihis one  animal, whose fur was the most  valuable il) llle world, Russia  coloni/ed Alaska. Great Britain  claimed the wesl coasl of Canada  and British Columbia was horn.  In little more lhan a cemury  and a hall, over half a million  were slaughtered ami the sea  oiler, once abundant  I-,, ill  irb  is la  IK    in I III  la    .uu; file  ��� irll.cr  :  ��� ,c I nin.  I   he   ilc.  ii,..  . can.i-  Uniied  ..oiling:  . Slaies  dan Is-  ika   Is-  i-i   ir.  ���ilisll (  d ,'17:. NO  ,)l;, iied from  ill.    la    idol'  I here  .in    I  chemical and terminal pollu-  M.  entire Nor  Iron .l;i| .n  an dm. ii I  wi ed i.ol.   ���  V.,slli,. :!..  lcrmiti..iio  plete.   Inn   i  slum   .is';, d   reel  Aleutian inlands.  Sllff-svve|'.i kelp in  cash in ���   .isi of K  ��� 'an .1   I    (II. otic,  III,  long the  c. slliuc  Aleutians  m;is almost  . Cuiumhia,  ;on lhc ex-  uially com-  inaeccssibtc  ol Alaska's  (:.iiforiiia's  a ,d oil ihe  si... ai. esli-  jscaped the  .,:      .all-  ig died  ' usher-  boaters,  risky.  i .ilii.i.e  "i   iheir  ,0,1.1,(1  IS III  VLJISSIFIEDJSDS  NOW RENTING  EXECUTIVE  HOUSE APARTMENTS  OVERLOOKING GIBSONS HARBOUR.  37 Deluxe  1 and 2 Bedroom Suites  FEATURING -  ���Controlled Front Entrance  ���Coloured Appliances  ���Cablevision  ���Panoramic View  ���Extra Sound-Proof Suites  ���Drapes  ���Wall-to-Wall Carpet  RENTS from $230.00  TO INQUIRE PHONE     886*2742  GIFT  FLOWeRS  88b-78l2  Gibsons Precast Concrete  ��� Formerly ���  (Dykstras Concrete Precast-Langley)  Government Approved 650 Gal.Double Baffle  Reinforced Precast Septic Tanks.  ��� Distribution Boxes l- -"  ��� Pump-Out Tanks  Subsidiary of "^"^^  j B Excavating ^PDelivered to Site  -mamlm   886-9031  II0 ��    Id DlcS     Point Atkinson  Tues.Jul.4  Thurs.  lul.6  Sat.Jul.ft  033S  13.2       0020  10.6  01.15  9.9  1055  2.H      0445  12.9  Oh 15  12.3  IH25  14.X       1155  2.9  1.11(1  .1.7  2.14(1  10.9       1415  14.4  202(1  14.9  Wcd.Jul.5  Frl.Jul.7  Sun.Jul.9  0405  13.0      0055  10.3  0215  9.5  1115  2.?      0540  12.ti  070(1  12.0  1855  14.H       12.15  .1.2  1.1.15  4.4  1955  14.9  2055  14.9  GIBSONS LANES  ivW  Mon.Jul.IO  Hwy 101  886-2086  0.1(15  9.0  H^V:  1415  5.3  OPEN  2120  14.9  Friday & Saturday 7-11 p.m.  BalaW.  l        Sunday 2  5 p.m. and 9 -  Hp.m.  COURIER  SERVICE  Now here to serve the community better  Call 885-3372  ALL  CAR  DEALERS  ARE  CROOKS!  \  Long hairs arc lazy, politicians are egomaniacs, hippies  arc dirty, rednecks arc bullies, cowboys are simple, men  are Chauvinist Pigs, women should stay at home, Americans are vain, teenagers are vandals, cops are unfair,  doctors arc rich.  Come on get a grip, we're all just people. Most have  families or will have, and it takes money ��� lots of it ���  to keep il all happen,i , Mechanics and car salesmen  have jobs, and their uuik .-, centered around ihis lump of  rusting steel ami cracking plastic with 10.0(H) moving parts  and when a mechanic works on an average of six cars a  day. that's tiO.000 moving parts he is digging through  lo find out which six parts are not working properly.  The onl) thing more difficult lo work on would be the  human body pulled from a burning plane ureck.  Then there is the salesman, the guy or gal. that sold you  Ihe car. Do you rcalK think that person wants to see  miu back with your motor ka pul or your lights not working  nr vour window not rolling up'' No. myself. I'd rather have  you pop in lor an oil and lube and hear (bal lhc car is greal  and it's never missed a beat.  So bear in mind a number of thoughts about cars and  dealers. An estimate in some cases Is just that. It could  be a little more, and if you're lucky, a little less. And. if  your bill is higher than you thought il would be. ASK  WHY! Don't go away thinking you've been ripped off.  When buying a car trust 'your'judgement. Ask a friend  then trust the salesperson has checked thc car out to be  safe and priced according to the local market prices.  Remember used cars are expensive. They cost hard  earned dollars lo maintain so don't kid yourself. If you're  buying a SI.000 car, have $500 handy to fix brakes, or  Ihe iransmission, or some other ghastly thing.  Call Dean Clapp,  Sales  Manager  DL01342A 886-7919  Automotive Parts, Sales & Service  Gibsons  At the corner ot Payne Roaid & Hwy 101 12.  Coast News, July 4,1978.  eh annua s.i.t  JViotoxJIotd  Hwy. #101,  Upper Gibsons  Sleeping & Housekeeping  Units  Individual tubs St showers  Colour Cablevision  Close to new Shopping Mall  Skms 886-9920  ...ACCOMMODATION  lonnicBROOk  LODGE  Ocean Beach Esplanade  Gower Point Road  Gibsons, B.C.  Enjoj home-cooked meals in  uv\ dining room overlooking  the private beach.  Skm'I  S LICENSED PREMISES  jfar FULL FACTI.ITIES-  if^y - 22 ROOMS  m The  BeachComber  Motor Inn  lluv "101  j kin N ol Gibsons  Dining Room open 5���4 p.m.  Mon.���Sat.  Hnme-cookcd specials  available  11 a.m.-I a.m.  skm io 886-9334  jumiooN  SMORGASBORD  Fri., Sat., Sun.  OPEN: 4-10 Tues. lo Sun.  Closed Mondays  1.1 km north of Sechelt on  Hwy #101  Please phone tor reservations  Skin 41)  885-5500  OlJg'C  Ole's    Cove,  Sechelt, B.C.  it Excellent dining facilities  it Heated swimming pool  ���:. Sauna  it Cocktail lounge  ..   ,.      Tel: 885-2232  Skm 48  *BLUE SKY MOTEL*  "On the waterfront at  Davis Bay"  Overlooking   Georgia   Strait  and the Islands  SLEEPING & HOUSEKEEPING UNITS  Colour Cablevision &  Complimentary Coffee  skm 24 885-9987  BIG  MAPLE  MOTEL  4 km soulb of Sechelt  on Hwy #101  ****  HOUSEKEEPING UNITS  Colour Cablevision  Sandy beach 4(10 metres  Landscaped Grounds  Golf course nearby  Skm 2.i 885-9513  L,ozu      Uourt  Inlet Avenue  Centre of Sechelt  -.'.��� 17 modern units  Kitchcnunits  -ColourT.V.  Wall to wall carpeting  Close to shopping & fishing  885-9314  Owner-Operator  Skin 27 Cliff A: Liz Lindsey  CSe/vei.   C7ane/cl  l,e4eif  4 km south of Madeira Park  i covered kitchens for tenters  partial hook-ups  bait, boat rentals, launching,  moorage   l sate, sandy beach  showers and laundromat  : campsites on lawns  SORRY - NO PETS  Skm 60    883-2630  ���PARH*  mOTEl  Hwy #101 -3'/i   miles   N.  Madeira    Park Turn-off.  ALL ELECTRIC  HOUSEKEEPING UNITS  ColourT.V.  Owner-Operator  Ed and Laurie Larson  Skm 64 883-9040  Duncan  Cove  Resort  "follow signs on  Sinclair Bav Road"  Garden Bay, B.C.  Cottages Motel Units Trailer  Sites   Laundromat   Boat and  Tackle Rentals Ramp Moorage  Propane  Skm 74 883-2424  Gibsons  Girls  S Gu?s  ���BEAUTY SALONS-  .U".  ilk*  ���Mr,  Dim mown Gibsons  Style Cms ��� Perms  Bio-Drying ��� Colouring  ��� liar Piercing*  (J ���       As ymi like it  ( losed Mondav  Skin'  886-2120  CONTINENTAL  COIFFURES  has moved from the Mall in  Sechelt to below the Parthenon  Restaurant Men's Hairstyllng  LOWEST  PRICES  ON THE  COAST  FOR  ^APPOINTMENT  PHONE LIZA  885-5733  SUPPLIES-  .    '"^   GIBSONS  \��F. F'SH  \ir MARKET  Lower  (iibsoiis  in III      in     In   6:30    p.m.  I u ,li fish ui season  Shellfish  Smoked fish  II. mi '>h     fish    St    chips  Skmi 886-7888  ALLSPORTS  MARINE  Gibsons Wharf  MARINE HARDWARE  COMPLETE SPORTING  SUPPLIES  PARTY ICE & BLOCKS  ��� BAIT*  Skm 5 b86-9303  GARDEN  BAY  MARINE  SERVICES LTD.  Sinclair Bav Rd..  Garden Bay, B.C.  DEALERS FOR;  Volvo Penta, Hourston Glascralt  Chrysler Marine. Mercruiscr,  IV Load Boat Trailers  IMMEDIATE  REPAIR SERVICE 883-2722  "davs a week     or evenings  883-2602  THE COMPLETE FOOD  ��STORE  KEN'S  Gibsons. B.C.  Open 7 days a week  ��� Fresh bilkers products  from our bakery  ��� Fresh and cooked meals  ��� Finest fresh produce  ��� lee. pop. ice cream.  and dairy products  KINS     Gibsons. B.C.  ��� Large selections  of groceries  and import foods  ��� Non-food section  includes camper items  STORE HOURS  Mam. in 6 p.m.  I ridai In 7 p.m.  Sunday III a.m. In S p.m.  "II will pay you to stop  Skm 5  and shop wilh us  *   Your HOSPITALITY DIRECTORY *  ���RESTAURANTS-  army's family  nestarmant  flibsoriH, B.C.  Uptown Plaza'  Caleand  Dining Room  Breakfasts,  Lunches,  l"X4J^?i~^HI Dinners  "Specializing in Greek Food  (after 5:30 p.m. |"  open 7 days a week  * licensed premises *  Skm 5 886-7828  Unburn   ��)  Restaurant >MiirMtiiiiia  6.4 km south of Earl's Cove  on Hwy��101  Outdoor Patio Coflee Shop  Fully air-conditioned  Open 7 days a week  ���LICENSED PREMISES'  8 a.m.-9 p.m. Sun. to Thurs.  8 a.m.-11  p.m,  Fri.  &  Sun.  Skm 82 883-9453  THE TIDES  Lower Gibsons  Our Novelty:   TRY THE  "RELIC" Burger  Open 7 days a week  "Breakfast  'Lunch  "Dinner  Skm 5  Take out  886-9219  THE HERON  GOOD  WHOLESOME  FOOD  7 a.m. to 6 p.m.  Sundays 9 a.m.  to 6 p.m.  OUR PIES  ARE DELICIOUS  Gower PI, Road  Gibsons Harbour  HOMESTEAD  DRIVE-INN  it Specials every Day it  SEAFOOD tPYROGIES  BARON OF BEEF  CABBAGE ROLLS  OPEN: 7 days a week  10 a.m.���10 p.m.  Hwy #101, Wilson Creek  Skm 17.6 885-2933  Q* Licensed *  OMEGA  PIZZA ��� STEAK &  'LOBSTER HOUSE  Dine in comfortable  surroundings overlooking  Gibsons Harbour  Hours:  7 Days a Week  Mon. to Sat. 12 Noon���11 p.m  Sun. 4-10   Seaside Plaza. Gower Point Rd  Skm; 886-2268  ERNIE &GWEN'S  DRIVE-IN  Top of School Hill,  Gibsons  BURGERS, CHICKEN,  PRAWNS, FISH & CHIPS,  SOFT ICE CREAM  Sun.���Wed.   10am���10:30pm  Thurs.���Sal.  I0am-ll:30pm  skm 5 886-7813  YOSifi'S  RESTAURANT  Sunnycrest Plaza   f  Gibsons, B.C.  Chinese Cuisine  & Western Foods  Lunch & Dinner  FREE DELIVERY  (with min. order)  Skm6 =886-8015  DOGWOOD BR  ��� Breakfast  ��� Lunches  ��� Dinners  Gibsons, B.C.  skm ? 886-2888  to the scenic  and friendly  SUNSHINE   COAST  \^^  MARINAS & RECREATION ���  The Pender Harbour  Fisherman's Resort  & Marina  Garden Bay, B.C.  BOAT RENTALS  9 H.P���40 H.P.  Bail. Ramp, Moorage, Waterfront cabins, and KV.Sites  skn,-2 883-2336  ���GIFTS-  CraltiBHobbiei  Complete line of  Craft Supplies  SOUVENIRS  Toys&  Games  Seaside PI a/a.  Gibsons  skms 886-2811  ��  C. Jr. Xottl^S  House ol Gifts fogs  Madeira Park, B.C. \*~/  SOUVENIR CANDLES,  VARIETY   OF   WOODEN  WEAR. SHELLS.  JEWELRY. CERAMICS.  MADEIRA  PARK  CHARMS  Open    Mon.���Sat.  Skm 67 10 �������������� 5 P-m.  CAMPING  65C.S. ��� some on beach  Pull Facilities  HORSE RIDING  By Reservation  Instructions & Supervised  Trail Rides  * BONNIEBROOK*  CAMP & TRAILER  PARK  Skm9   Gower Point  886-2887    �� 886-9033  "V^x  ���. Moorage ���  ioosjips  ���Permanent & Transient  , Block & Party ice  i Peaceful quiet setting  Skm 52 885-3529  Irvines Landing  Marina (i9") Ltd  Irvine's Landing,  - .  b.c.     :. Vig  Marine gas, bait,     V-*  -r^  tackle, moorage,  boal rentals, launching ramp  ice. campground facilities  Waterfront Restaurant  ���Licensed Premises*  open 7 davs a week  Skm 72 883-2296  a little studio  gallery  Ocean Beach Esplanade  Goner Point   Skm 'I  Paintings Drawings  art ..nd craft with a local flavour  Joan Jliotnbion ' II atn  Follow Gower Pt. Rd. west  to thc creek moulh      880-2681  I    Helen's     *  *    Fashion  ft    Shoppe  V:  j��L Everything for  ���f' the Ladies  f* Gifts & Souvenirs  i Gibsons           Sechell  A 8K6-9941        885-0222 S{�� ;  f:  $ i  Smitt/s  Manna LtcI.  HENRY J. SMITH -OWNER  'Ice & Bait  sk   5   "Fishing Tackle  P.O. BOX 96 886-7711  GIBSONS, B.C. VON 1V0  cSs.CX��.t "^  dWaiina  yi||  Secret Cove. B.C.'  \  MOORAGE; with car parking  facilities directly alongside  ���Marine fuel  ���Laundry facilities  ���General store  ���BLock & party ice  Skm 52 885-3533  doho JvxfXilna  Madeira Park. B.C.  Sales & Service for:  Mercury Outboards St  Silverline Boats  Modern Housekeeping Cabins  Camping. Boat Rentals.   i.V.  Launching Ramp.  Moorage* Bail* Ice  Skm 62 883-2248  MUCUS  ���SOUVENIRS���^*'  ���POSTCARDS  ���JEWELRY  'GIFTS  Mon.-Sat.      lOdKI���5:00  Girrn r Point Road  Gibsons Harbour ���  Skm s 886-9711  ��� FIRST CLASS  CLOTHING  ���j an I zen  'LADIES'WEAR  Skm 5  (lower Point Road  Gibsons Harbour  . AUTO SERVICE.  GIBSONS MOTORS  LTD.  Shaw Road, across from  Sunnycrest Mall  TOTAL MECHANICAL  REPAIR  for all Model  Cars & Trucks  Open  Mon.���Fri. 8 a.m.���5 p.m.  Skm 5 886-7611  (/buccaneer  Marina  Secret Cove, B.C  JERVIS INLET  PRINCESS LOUISA  DAY CRUISE Tues. and Thurs  2���1 hour scenic cruises  available other days in surrounding area.  Skm si 885-9563  Madeira  Marina  MARINE SALES  & SERVICE  OMC. Evinrudc. Volvo,  Honda. Chrysler.   Mercruiscr  Housekeeping Units,  Campsites, Fishing Tackle,  Party  &   Block Ice.  Madeira Park. B.C.  Skm 62 883-2266  Garden Bay  Dining Lounge  Adivol A M'vmiit"'  ConlrarlingLId  "overlooking  scenic Pender Harbour  ai lhc Garden Buy Hold"  Specializing in Steak and Prawn*  open 7 days a week 9 a.m.  -12 midnight  * licensed Premises ir  Ckm 74 8839919  GIBSONS SHELL  SERVICE  Downtown Gibsons  Monday thru Saturday  8a.m.���8p.m.  Sunday: 9a.m. to 7 p.m  General Service  Skm s 886-2572  SECHELT  HESSW SERVICE  At the traffic light  in Sechelt  COMPLETE AUTOMOTIVE  SERVICE  7:01) a.m.���9:00p.m.  7 days a week  Skm 27.2       885-2812  European  ���HONDA  $artsSkm2,2  885-9466  SECHELT  SHELL  SERVICE  Cowrie St., Sechelt, B.C.  Complete Service:  7:.10 a.m. ���9:00 p.m  Gasoline. Electronic Tune-  ups. Brakes. Wheel Balancing. Shclluhrication.  Tires. Batteries, and  Accessories.  Skmiii 885-2128  MdRTINGZ���  ReSTdURMIT    '  "On thc  waterfront1  al   Davis Bay'  Open 7 days a week  Specializing in Spanish  Paella and Seafood  ���fully licensed premises*  PLEASE I'HONE FOR  RESERVATIONS  Skm 24 885-2911  k ^each^Oqp  On the Beach  at Davis Bay  ������  Hamburgers  Old English I Ish & Chips  lee Cream  ��**  Skm 24 885-3715  G0(D��N  car.  Wharf St. Sechelt. B.C.       f-|j  CHINESE &  cio��d  CANADIAN   Tues.  CUISINE  Skm 27.2 885-2511  Jjmillttflif  er.  Madeira Park, B.C.  Licensed Premises  RESTAURANT & CAFE  'Specializing In barhequed ribs  Overlooking scenic Pender  Harbour at the Pender Hote  7!Ma.m.-9:00p.m.  Skm68 883-2617  ��� Coast News, July 4,1978  COAST NEWS   CLASSIFIED ADS  Classified Ad Policy  All listings 5()C per line per week  or use the Economical 3 for 2 rate  3 weeks for the price of 2  Minimum  $2.00  per   Insertion.  All fees payable prior to Insertion.  This offer Is made available for private Individuals  CLASSIFIED DEADLINE  NOON SATURDAY  * In the event of an error the  publisher shall be responsible for  one corrected Insertion onli.  These Classifications  remain free  - Coming Events  - Lost  - Found  Print your ad In the square* Including the price of the Item and your telephone number. Be sure to leave a blank space after each word.  No phone orders Please. Just mall In the coupon below accompanied by cash, cheque  or money older, to Coaat News, Classifieds, Boi 460, Gibsons, B.C. VON IVO, or  bring In person to the Coaat News office, Gibsons  DROP OFF POINT : Campbell's Shoes & Leather Goods Store, Sechelt  COMING EVENTS      ANNOUNCEMENTS WORK WAN. ��D       WORK WANTED  FOR 3ALE  WOMEN'S CENTRE  Roberts Creek, 885-3711. Drop-in  library, information. Thursdays  11:00-4:00. tfn  ANNOUNCEMENTS  ADULT DANCE CLASSES  Summer     (evening)     courses  commence July 6 for beginners  in   Ballet   and or   Jazz.   Mrs.  Milward. H8ii-2S.1I. 428  OPPORTUNITIES  Sean William Estabrook born  June 27 at 8.10 a.m. to Robert  and Audrey Estabrook weighing  10 lbs. 4 oz! A brother for Alydia  and .loni. Thanks to Dr. Burtnick  and St. Marv'sslaff.  Gift Card St Plant Shop. Gibsons  Village. Circumstances require  Ihat this 2 year old business be  offered lor just the value of  stock and fixtures. For more  information write Box 981, Gibsons. B.C. Serious inquiries  only please. #29  Mosl trees, like pets, need care  and attention and trees are our  speciality.  it Topping  * Limbing  * Danger tree removal  An insured guaranteed service.  Peer|ess Tree Sen lees Ltd.  885-2109  Sniall engine repairs to outboard  motors, chain saws, lawnmowcrs.  garden tractors. Reasonable  rates. Home Service or Free Pick  Up and Delivery. Phone 886-9037  or 885-3394. tfn  BOB KELLY'S PICKUP  Josements,   garages,  yards.  A load on our Truck  Is a load off your  Mind  886-9433  Coast News  Classifieds  Box 460, Gibsons, B.C.  VON 1VO  CLASSIFICATION:  Eg. For Sale, For Rent, etc.  n   ~  v->  IJJJJJJl. .    ...  I _      ..    -  H  i  i  DEADLINE SATURDAY NOON ���  Yard Sale: July 8 & 9, 10 a.m. to  4 p.m. Weal Place, Oldershaw  Road and Hwy 101. #27  Garage Sale: Saturday, July a.  9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Vacuum cleaners, clothes dryers, housewares,  stroller, water skis and towrope,  OMC outboard controls and  much much more. 1318 Gower  Point Road (corner of Glassford). #27  WALLY'S DISCO:  Weddings, Dances, for everyone.  For information  call  Wally  or  Cathy. 886-9700 tfn  ��� LEGAL*  1. Raphael Valentino Saul, have  changed my name to Raphael  Valentino George, Jr.. effective  on the dale of publication of this  paper starling June 20. #27  LEARN THE METHOD of personalizing clothes. Send $4.00  to IDEAS. BOX 14. Abbotsford.  B.C. #29  Business Opportunity. Excavating business for sale. JD  450 Cat. Case Backhoe. Tandem  Dump, Single Axle Dump. Ramp  Truck. 886-9633; 886-9365.      tin  EXPECTING A SMALL  VISITOR?  Rent a crib or high chair; stroller  or whatever vou need.    886-2809  tfn  HELP WANTED  Applications are being accepted:  position ��� Secretary Treasurer  Elphinstone Co-Operative Association; please submit resume of  qualifications, salary expected,  to Box 70. Gibsons. B.C. #28  Boys, girls or retired people to  deliver lhc Vancouver Sun. requires about 'A hour to an hour  each day. Call collect to 732-  2327 and leave a message for  Mr. H.Gcc. #28  Moving & Hauling  Gardening. Rubbish Removal.  Odd jobs of anv kind. Ouality  work. 886-9503. #36  For Explosive Requirements!  dynamite, electric or regular  caps, B line E cord and safely  fuse, contact Gwen Nlmmo,  Cemetery Road, Gibsons. Phone  886-7778. Howe Sound Farmers  Institute Note: Mrs. Nlmmo  will be on holiday from June 24���  July 15. #tfn  ULTRA DECK  bv  TRODAN  The Ultimate in  Fiberglass Sundecks  886-2953 tfn  Journeyman Carpenter will  design and construct additions,  renovations, all interior finishing.  Brian. 885-5792. after 5 p.m.   #28  Female. 24. looking for apprenticeship with journeyman cabinetmaker in Gibsons area. Please  phone Jill. 886-9448. #28  PENINSULA  ROOFING  & SHEET METAL  All Types ol Roofing  & Re-Rooling  Henry Rodriguez  Sechelt     885-9585  Cat TD 18. S2.500. Can be  repaired or used for parts. 886-  7502. #24  Boys Bike: Age 7���9 years.  Excellent condition. S55.00.  886-7505 eves li p.m. #29  One table, lour chairs, excellent condition. S60. 886- "848   #2 7  Single bed, mattress ami spring  on  legs.     Almnsl  new       $40.  Mirror   I8"x24",   $5.00. Phone  8hh-"238 "2"  Will do house cleaning in Sechell  Area. Phone885-5564. #27  Very reliable housecleaners.  references available. Reasonable  rates. Phone 886-7785 or 885-  9285. #29  New Refrigerator Sale  at Macleods Store, Sechell  14 cu.ft., Irosl-lrcc  Special: $469.50  Complete camping outfit. 1972  Cortina Station wagon; tent  trailer sleeps 4���6 people;  large rubber dinghy. $1,000  cash. 886-7457. _       128  Student looking for summer work.  Will do anvthing. Reasonable  rates. 884-5324 #29  Need any  aluminum or steel  welding done?  Portable   welding  available 24 rtr. a  including weekends.  886-9625  or  886-7704  unit  day  tt&����K��  Mick Hcnn presents: Slim Pottery's un annual SALE OF POTS,  10 a.m.. Saturday, July 8, Roberts Creek (behind P.O.).        "2~  Have vour sundeck waterproofed,  with (Jnlplast. A unique process  using vinyl and cam as. durable,  many colours, 886-8016 for free  estimates, 5 years experience,  best rates. #27  Coast Business Directory  JOHN ROBINSON CONTRACTING  BACKHOE, DITCHING, DRAINS  WATERLINES, ETC.  Box 237, Gibsons, B.C.  VON 1VO  ***  ***  ********* AUTOMOTIVE   *********  PH.886-7983  ECOnomy AUTO PARTS Ltd.  Automobile, Industrial  and Body Shop Supplies  Sechelt    88S-SI8I  /K  ******* BUILDING SUPPLY  feffu*.  I*' ft  KG  iWiNpaopi���.  IM pmraM ai.au  Fancy Panels, Insulation, Doors, Bifolds,  Construction Plywood, and all Accessories.  Delivery Phone 886-9221  Highway 101, Gibsons  Holland Electric  *��    Bill Achterberg  X  886  9033  ANDREASSEN    ELECTRIC  (GIBSONS CO.I Serving rhe Sunshine Coast  ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR  Per Andreassen 886-9439  General Delivery Granthams Landing, B.C.  ********* PLUMBING ******  SEASIDE PLUMBING  PLUMBING - PIPEFITTING -STEAMFITTING  HOT WATER HEATING  886-7017  All Work Guaranteed  COAST INSULATION COMPANY  Ph. 886-9297  "INSULATION-INSTALLATION"  ���FIBERGLASS BATTS"  "BLOWN IN INSULATION'  Residential (New & Existing Houses) & Commercial  **********    EXCAVATING  T&T Plumbing & Heating  Service renovation  & contract plumbing  886-7838     Rick Wray, Manager  ' j  P. M. GORDON  B.C. LAND SURVEYOR  JI      P.O. 8ox609  N      Sechell. B.C.  Bus. 8852332  l^        In       V0N3A0  Res. 886-7701  ********** Cabinets **********  SUNSHINE KITCHENS  CABINETS ��� REMODELLING  Showroom in Twilight Theatre Bldg. 886-9411  GIBSONS SAND & GRAVEL LTD  EXCAVATING - LAND CLEARING  ROAD BUILDING GRAVEL  Classified aggregates       883-9313  LH WELDING  PORTABLE STEEL AND ALUMINUM WELDING  Fabrication .V Repair  Ph. 886-9625 or 886-7704  Rokte  SI6NS  ��� Sign Consulting ���Magnetic Signs  Service ��� Sign Drafting  ��� Cus lorn Signs ��� Plas tic Signs  ��� Trucks, Boats, etc  Dune Roberts 886-8024  No 88 Sunshine Coasl Mobile   Home Park, Gibsons B C  at******** CARPENTRY *********  Gutters Phone: Eaves Troughs  CUSTOM CRAFT PRODUCTS  Commercial  Residential  885-2992  Maintenance  Continuous  SiMt QivetefmaU jitd.  EXCAVATING ��� LAND CLEARING  ROAD BUILDING GRAVEL  aggregates     886-Q830       ��e33  C & S Construction  Fiberglass Sundecks T^?va  Daryll Star-buck  KKH-TV)  Inlshing  Dennis Collins  Mli-"l(>(> j  J. B. EXCAVATING  886-9031  Water, sewer, drainage Installation    ,���  ��� Dump Truck ��� Backhoe      '  V. 1  ��� Cat* Land Clearing VaVj^v*  ��� Free Estimates ��� Septic Fields    %.J-X:���  PERMATRUSS FABRICATORS     Estimates  (Gibsons) Ltd. 886-7318  Located next to Windsor Plywood p o. Box 748  Residential & Commercial Root Trusses Gibsons B C j  GIBSONS LAWN MOWER &     Z~ZT~  CHAIN SAW SERVICE 886-2912  Gibsons Industrial Park, #5, Shaw Rd.  "Repairs to all makes"  ���  PACIFIC-O-FIBERGLASS  FIBREGLASS  LAMINATING - REPAIRS  BOATS - SUNDECKS. ETC.    12 years experience  885-2981   Eves  $��   H&IB Boat Building and Repairs  ���builds the HB27, the only properly  designed boat tor world cruising.  ���retail in resin and fiberglass  Garden Bay, B.C. 883-9307  J & R CONSTRUCTION      swimming pools  ���house framing floors, sidewalks, patios  . general contracting & retaining walls  renovations foundations  Ron   886-9262     ,  V, Jim   886-7571  885-9666 or  885-5333  L& HSwansonLtd  Readymi* Concrete  with 2plants Backhoes  Sechell and Pender Harbour  Porpoise Bay R0  -Dump Trucks-      Box 172. Sechell. B.C  Cadre Construction Ltd. %*$  Framing, remodelling, additions ^^  HOUSES BUILT TO COMPLETION-  V.Payne Road, Gibsons 886-2311^  ********* ELECTRIC  AT**********  MoM'S TomFlieger   Phone886-7868  > ^WLectrical  i3  CUSTOM BACKHOE WORK  SEPTIC TANKS INSTALLED  Government Approved  Free Estimates  Eacavations ��� Drainage Walerlmes etc  Pn 885-2921 Roberts   Creeit  MOVING AND STORAGE  LEN WRAY'S TRANSFER Ltd.  Household Moving & Storage Complete Packing  Packing Materials tor Sale  Phone titib-2664     Member Allied Van Lines     R R   I Gibsons  "Serving     OOF  Langdale     OOff  lo  Earls Cove  V.  JOHN HIND-SMITH  REF1IGERATION & MAJOR APPLIANCE SERVICE  Port Mellon to Pender Harbour  Res. 886-9949  Box 214, Gibsons. B.C.  "ONTRACTING V0N1V0  2M  Quality Farm 6 Garden Supply Ltd. -  * Feed * Fencing     8-,86"7��27  + Pet Food    * Fertilizer   ~?"���"  Gibsons  at****** FLOOR COVERING**'**'****  R.Ginn Electric  General Wiring &     #  ��� Qualified Workmanship  RRK MARLENE RD., 885-5379  .   ROBERTS CREEK "'  CARPET-CABINET-CERAMC: CENTRE  Open Thurs.. Fri.. Sal.  10a.m.���5p.m.  Howe Sound Distributors Ltd.  North Road, Gibsons, B.C. 886-2765  CARMI CRANE SERVICE  Industrial or Residential Lifting  to 46 feet. 18 ft. flat deck Pick-up  and Delivery  s. P.Jackson 886-2401 or 886-2312  THOMAS HEATING  OIL BURNER SERVICE  Complete Instrument OOD"/lll  r-  >  /"*\  TRANSWEST HELICOPTERS  r^JuS  (��>  (1965) LTD.  Charter Helicopter Service  (��)  Box 875              886-7511  Gibsons  SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES  Pon Mellon loOle s Cove  885-9973 886 2938  Commercial Containers available  TREE TOPPING  VIEW DEVELOPMENTS LTD.  Clean up your wooded areas.  Remove lower limbs for VIEW  Top tall trees adjacacent to building  Marv Volen  686 -9 591  MACK'S NURSERY  SUNSHINE COAST HIGHWAY  Shrubs, Fruit Trees, Plants  Landscaping, Pruning Trees, Peat Moss & Fertilizer  Licensed lor Pesticide Spraying  It Pays to Advertise in the 14.  Coast News, July 4,1978.  FOR SALE  ip.  ffluiaic Weavers  New & Used  Albums & Tapes  The Home of People's Prices  3fc"_  886-9737  .*  RICH    BLACK DELTA    SOIL  16 yard.   $190. Bud's Trucking.  15805.     108th Ave.,     Surrey.  V3R6T9 tin  Tho large capacity Insulated  boxes, Ideal for ice packing,  fish, etc.  Dctcrlo weigh scale, good for  legal lender, $260. 886-7369    #27  (Jllllls  Sweaters  FARM   FRESH  SHEEP  WOOL  Bind $1.50 pcrpound  While 75' P��r pound  anting Extra 886-9335]  Sewing  machine repairs.   Work  unconditionally guaranteed.  Paris for all models. Phone Steve  88S-2b9l tfn  ywv  J Ask     aboul    our    deli  3 service.        Macleods    Store,  B Sechelt 885-2171  ��Va.X*xvus%��  LIMITED OFFER  FACTORY OVERSTOCKED  ALUMINUM SIDING  only 48C sq.ft.  "Do it Yourself"  wilh all  orders. Write for your requirements or call immediately  574-7421  Mustang Metal Products Ltd.  185(o ��� lb Ave. RR4  Surrev.B.C. V.1T4W2  *VMVa.M,V%%��%%VUCSSK3C  SMacleods       Sechelt       have"  Banother   free   service.      Get  Hyour     electrical,     plumbing  Bur heating guides free.  GARDEN EC-.PMENT  GREEN MACHINES  Gas powered weed-eater  Model 3IHK) $329,011  HOMELITE  CHAINSAWS  XK2-CC   $144.95 with case  Super 2    SI68.90  XI. 12       $254.00  922 llnmellle  $434.00  HUSQVARNA  1 only     380- $395.95  GASOLINE CANS  MOWER BLADES  MOWER    BLADES  & CHAIN   SAWS  SHARPENED  886-2912  Gibsons  Lawn Mower ��*  Chain  LOST  WANTED  Timber wanted: Fir, hemlock,  cedar and poles. Top prices.  Let us give you an estimate.  D\0 Log Sorting Ltd. Phone  886-7896 or 886-7700. tfn  LOGS WANTED  Top Prices Paid for  Fir-Hemlock-Cedar  L&K LUMBER  (North Shore) Ltd.  Phone 886-7033  Sorting grounds. Twin Creek  FOR RENT  Newly decorated 2 and 3 bdrm  apts. Stove, fridge, heat and  cablevision incl. in reasonable  rent. Sorry, no pets. Close to  schools and shopping. 886-  7836. ifn  (Mild. In ounces, $400,00,  Cold nuggets, $10 to $50.  Also gold iiuggei jewelry.   Write  G.Petrichcnko, Hcadly. B.C.   #27  TELEPHONE  ANSWERING  SERVICE  886-7311  Garden tractor, 16 h.p. twin  cylinder Onan. Three years old,  hardly used. SI.4IK) o.b.o. Call  883-9261 #29  LIVESTOCK  For sale. New /calami white  rabbits, one buck, four does.  Registered stock. Hutches incl.  $80o.b.o. 886-9453. #24  Hay for sale ��� SI.(HI n bale.  Mulch 50 cents. 885-9357.       Ifn  HORSE SHOEING  Bob Hopkins  Call 886-9470 eves,        #41  Goat for sale Gentle Toggenburg doc. IK months old, to good  home. S25.00 Phone 886-7592 #29  LIVESTOCK HAULING  HORSESHOEING  Patrick Hnrvalh 886-9485 eves.Ifn  MOBILE HOMES  1976 Berkshire 12x68, three  bedrooms, carpets and drapes,  10x12 utility shed. Asking  412.500.886-7737. #27  Fluffy part Persian gray and  white female cat, 3Vi years old.  Lost North Road. 886-2406      #27  REWARD: Siberian Husky,  spayed female. Vancouver  license. Any information to her  whereabouts. 886-2766 #27  Large key ring with safety pin  on ring. Lost al Gibsons Mall or  Bals Lane. 886-9952 #27  SUNSHINE COAST MOBILE  HOMEPARK  RR #2, Glbaona, 886-9826  SPECIALLY PRICED  New 14 wides ��� fully furnished and set-up on your lot  or ours.  Good selection of used single  and double wide homes from  as low as $7,000.00.  SUNSHINE COAST MOBILE  HOME PARK  RR #2, Gibsons, 886-9826  PROPERTY  **************  3    For Quick Sale     ^  8 View Lot, Davis Bay. J  at    Reduced from $13,900to    1  S $11,900 J  St Call Owner 885-3444 3  **************  Three bedroom house. Close to  shopping and schools, on sewer  and water. Reasonable price.  886-7917. #28  Condominium: Three bedrooms  plus family room, l'/i baths,  carpets, $300 per mo. Call  886-7628. tfn  FOR RENT  Two mobile home sil.es near  beach. Free vegetable garden  plots if desired. "Bonniebrook"  886-2887. tfn  New three bedroom home, '/i  acre view lol, Gibsons. Call  563-8592. tfn  Madeira Park: one bedroom  furnished house, w/w carpets,  fireplace. 883-2258 10-10 p.m.  or 112-632-3111 Loc 501 office  hours. #29  Available July 15: large spacious  basement suite, fully furnished,  I'/, bedrooms. $200 per month  plus utilities. 886-2747 #27  Housekeeping room. Clean,  quiet adult, Robertson's Boarding House        886-9833 #28  M.odcrn 2 bedroom suite, w/w  carpels, fireplace, ocean view,  2 private entrances. $250 per  month.       Including       utilities.  886-2767. #27  Partly furnished suite for rent,  SI 25/month. Granthams. 886-  9904. #28  Roberts Creek. Two bedroom  W'ood heated; fire place. Box no.  1 c/o Coast News. $150 per  month. #27  Four bedroom home with view,  ccr'rallv located in Gibsons,  W.W.Carpeting. Large rec.  room with fireplace. Ref req.  No pels. Avail. July 1. $375 per  month. 886-7963. #27  Two mobile home spaces available now. Sunshine C ias(  Trailer Park. 886-9826. Iln  Retirement Home  for Couple  $165 mo.. 2 bdrm, utilities,  waterfront property, walking  distance to stores, loc. in Pender  Harbour. Reply Box No. 8. this  paper. #28  WANTED TO RENT  Or Rent lo Own. Gibsons or  Sechell area. 2 or, 3 bedroom  house, for couple with two children, for Sept. I. Wrile B.Holmes  1153 Vidal St. Whileroek, B.C.  V4B 3T4. #28  Local working couple desire  house in Gibsons area. 886-  2553. #27  CARSANDTRUCKS  Beautifully cleaned 1975 Chrysler  New Yorker Brougham, all  options. For further information  phone:   883-9493,   $5,500   firm.  #27  BOATS  TRAVEL  1964      V.W.Beetle.  after 6.  885-3381  #28  A number lo note:  885-3521  WHARF REALTY LTD.  LOT FOR SALE  "i acre plus good view. 1,000  feet from waterfront. Gower area.  886-2887  Iln  Pralt Rd. Large lol 76' x 125',  cleared and in fruil trees $12,500  Phone 8862155 #27  1976 Ford crew cab 4x4, 17,800  miles. Excellent shape. 885-  3903. tfn  191,5 I ton GMC flat deck. $700  o.b.o. 885-3903. tfn  1970 Ford 3/4 ton Crew cab.  big six. 4 speed, Positrac, 6'  bush box. $1,200 o.b.o. 885-  3903.  tfn  1968 Ford half ton pick up,  $1,000,885-5733. #27  1974 Dodge van. B200, camper-  ized, 3 way fridge, stove, 31,000  miles. $4,900. Phone 885-2039. 27  24' (raiser Inboard/outboard,  C.B., aland up head and dingy.  886-9882         #28  1975 16' modified hull, 90 HP  full canvas top.  $3,575.     885-  .'510. #27  IAN MORROW &CO.LTD.  Prompt attention to your marine  survey requirements [or all transactions   and   Insurance   needs.  Phone 886.2433,886-9458.      #52  110 Mercury Outboard Motor,  used two seasons. Excellent  condition, $425. Call evenings,  883-2424 tfn  PETS  BY OWNER  Langdale, brand new home,  1322 sq.ft., 3 bedrooms, ensuite off master, large kitchen  and nook. Beautiful Cameo  marble fireplace, with heatilator up and downstairs. Also  roughed-in two rooms and  bath downstairs. Beautiful  view on comer lot. This home  must be seen to be appreciated. $63,000. Please  call 886-2300. tfn  ��� MOTORCYCLES*  Suzuki DS 185 Trail Bike. One  vear old. Good condition. $750.  886-9287. #27  BOATS  1471 Reinell 19' hardtop, rebuilt  85 H.P.Johnson o.b.. Camper  type canvas, extra canvas top,  EEZEE Loader Trailer, sleeper  scats ��� anchor package, only  $3.75(1. 885-3403 alter 6. #28  Two cabins, waterfront Gibsons.  Asking price. $35,000. 112-  922-4278. #28  Two year old 12x68 mobile  home on parklike acre by Camp  Bvng. Stove, fridge, dishwasher  included. $37,500. 437-0740  eves; 886-7297 davs. #27  Chaster Rd., Lot 67' x 123'  partly cleared, ready for building,  close to school. $10,000 Ph.  886-9984 W7  HOUSE FOR SALE BY OWNER  (GLEN RD) Two bedroom home  with fireplace, aulo oil furnace,  fabulous view and close <o all  facilities. Phone 886-2075.       tfn  LANGDALE BARGAIN:  View lot, irregular shape, suitable for two story or split level  house, $8,500 or nearest offer.  886-7218. #29  28' sloop "Wit's End"; sleeps  four, inboard auxiliary, moored at  Smitly's Marina. $5,500. Call  886-9428. #28  18Vi ft. Fiberform deluxe model  140 HP Merc 1.0. Motor; road  runner trailer: sounder; livebait  tank; C.B.; compass, anchor,  and winch; $6,000 o.b.o. 885-  3742. #27  HIGGS MARINE SURVEYS LTD.  Insurance claims, condition and  valuation surveys. Serving the  Sunshine Coast and B.C.Coastal  Waters. Phone:885-9425, 885-  9747,885-3643. 886-9546.       tfn.  21' Cabin Cruiser, sound cedar  hull, newly painted. 115 Volvo  l/B. head, galley, sleeps three,  interior needs paint, $4,200 firm.  885-2952. tfn  26' FB racing sloop ��� fully  rigged ��� no sails. Valued around  $3,400. Will trade for what have  you. 885-3429 #29  Beautiful kittens for sale, excellent mousers. $10 each. One Billy  kid for sale, $35. Phone 886-  7785. #29  4 lovely ginger kittens to give  away. 886-7035. #27  BLANKET BRITISH COLUMBIA  & YUKON CLASSIFIED ADS  PROPERTY FOR SALE: Prit-  chard, B.C. acreage located midway Kamloops and Chase. 10  acre parcels $25,000. Subdivision  approval applied for. Illustrated  brochure. BIRCH HILLS  RANCHETTES,  Box 66,   Kam-  loops, B.C. #27  INCORPORATE! $70 plus filing fees. Obtain your lawyer  supervised incorporation over the  phone ��� fast! Call Self-Counsel  Services toll free. 112-800-663-  3007, Chargex & Mastercharge  accepted. #27  EQUIPMENT FOR SALE: D-7  CAT S#17A19228 with D7D  winch, Garber Medford canopy.  Panko clearing blade plus straight  blade. All in excellent condition. Asking $20,000. Don How-  lett. 992-5324 eves #27_  HELP WANTED: Young Reporter interested in sports coverage  needed by one of the larger  Fraser Valley newspapers.  Apply Box 123, c/o 808-207  W.Hastings St., Vancouver, B.C.   #27  DIVORCE! $100 plus filing fees  Obtain your lawyer supervised  divorce over Ihe phone ��� fast  Call Self-Counsel Services toll  free 112-800-663-3007. Chargex  and Mastercharge accepted. #27  FURNITURE: We sell new and  used office furniture, filing cabinets, desks, tables, chairs etc.  We also purchase good used  furnishings. Phillips Capital  Leasing. 10673 King George  Highway. Surrey. B.C. Phone  -588-0411.  #27  For All  Your  Travel  Needs  peninsula  travel  886-9755  Closed Saturdays  July & August  Registered Travel Agent  NvUhuteit  Registered Agency  Book  with Confidence  Sea/Train/Airline  Tickets  Travel Insurance  Sept. 6���23 days  NASHVILLE EXPRESS  Fly to Toronto  ��� return to Vancouver  by bus via U.S.A.  $999 double occupancy  AGNES LABONTE  886-7710  FOR SALE  F i  si ���  NEW HOUSE ON LEVEL LOT  Three bedrooms (master bedroom has ensuite),  custom built walnut cabinets, separate dining room,  two fireplaces, basement and carport.   One block  to schools and  shopping mall.  $48,500  Phone 886-7625  House  ED  fEssol  Cedars  Mall  -Hwy. #101-  TRUCKS FOR SALE: 1973 one  ton GMC Custom cab, 350  motor, 4 speed transmission,  480 Homes wrecker body, baby  FOR SALE: Machine Shop ���  Fabrication Shop. 5.000 sq ft  floor space. 1600 sq ft mezzanine.     Corner     lol.     Logging,  duals, 396-7347 or Bo:  La Hache, B.C  35, Lac fishing area. Metal clad building.  #27  Box 342. Sookc, B.C. #27  SUBDIVISION  CONSULTATION  REAL ESTATE  I   IBSONS HeALTY  APPLICATION  FOR  A  WATER LICENCE  WATER ACT  (Section 8)  I, Evelyn M. Thomson  of 2564 James Island Road  RR#1, Saanichton, B.C.,  VOS 1M0 hereby apply  to the Comptroller of Water Rights for a licence to  divert and use water out of  Ruby Lake which flows  south and discharges into  Sakinaw Lake and give  notice of my application to  all persons affected.  The point of diversion  will be located on land  described below. The  quantity of water to be  diverted is 500 gallons per  day. The purpose for  which the water will be  used is domestic. The  land on which the water  will be used is: Block C  of Lot 5398, NWD.  A copy of this application was posted on the  3rd day of April, 1978, at  the proposed point of diversion and on the land  where the water is to be  used and two copies were  filed in the office of the  Water Recorder at 635  Burrard Street, Vancouver,   B.C.,  V6C  2L4.  Objections to this application may be filed with  the said Water Recorder  or with the Comptroller of  Water Rights, Parliament  Buildings, Victoria, B.C.  within thirty days of the  date of first publication of  the application.  The date of first publi-  cation is July 4,1978.  .:.:v*vt.^.%r':-.-.v-.-.,M./.r��..v.t..'.,.'...��.:.^.;;  The Lion's Share of  Personal   ij$|  Sale Items can be Pound Under    $$  Close Scrutiny Only in the Coast    ?J$  News Classifieds. i$i.  sss  If it's a Tradesman or Profes- %g  sional Service that  you  require 8$  be sure to look first in the Sunshine |f?  Coast Business Directory. ;#:  a\ V~U  LORRIEGIRARD  886-7760  ft  JONMcRAE  885-3670  ^J AND LAND DEVELOPMENT LTD  APPRAISALS  MORTAGES  NOTARYPUBUC  Office: 886-2277  Vancouver Line:  TollFree: 682-1513  ^1  CHRIS KANKAINEN  885-3545  ARNEPETTERSEN  886-9793  GRANTHAMS LANDING  Well kepi three bedroom family  home with full basement. New shake  roof and for heating economy Ihermo-  pane windows. Basement has rec  room, workshop and laundry room.  Grounds are beautifully landscaped.  Large sundeck to enjoy a lovely  waterview of Keats Island and the  Gap. $42,900  1976 12x68 mobile home three  bedroom. Must Sell Now. first  reasonable offer. Phone 885-  2496. n7  Trade 10 x 45 Mobile Home good  condition for best backhoe/  loader or in/out boat $4200 value  HH5-9245evcs. H2H  HILLCREST ROAD: Panoramic view of  Gibsons Harbour and Georgia Strait  Irom this lovely home. Exceptionally  large kitchen as well as a separate dining  room. Two bedrooms upstairs and a rec  room and bedroom linished downstairs.  Livingroom features a lloor to ceiling wall  fireplace in cameo marble Lot is fully  landscaped $52,500  BOYLE ROAD: 5.05 acres partially  cleared and eleclncally fenced. Includes  cow, chickens and ducks. Ronlablo  trailer pad with own septic. Partially  finished home, all new construction,  approximately hall completed. White  onyx fireplace, varnished codar ceiling,  thermopano windows, and largo combination furnace Please make an appointment first to view. $68,000  CHERYL ANN PARK ROAD: Roberts  Creek Excellent Iwo bedroom starter  or retirement home in quiet sub-divlslon  only 4 miles to Gibsons. Home is on a  nicely landscaped lol and only one block  to level beach. Some view. Can be purchased for under $2,000 down and with  such low payments there is no reason to  rent. $39,900  DOGWOOD ROAD In the heart ol the  Bay area. This full basement home features wood panelling and fireplace upstairs. Full In-Law suite set up downstairs. See this package of comfortable  living and investment value F.P. $49,900  FIRCREST PLACE: Three bedroom home  In quiet rural sub-division surrounded by  ALR properties on all sides. One mile  from schools and shopping. Large open  living room with fireplace. The full  basoment has a finished fireplace for your  rec room Ideas. Price includes brand new  fridge and stove. $52,900  COACH ROAD: (off Leek Rd.) Threo  year old three bedroom home situated  In a quiet sub-division In Roberts Creek  only Iwo miles Irom Gibsons, Large Kitchen wilh an eating nook. Yard is nicely  landscaped, yours to enjoy Irom the 300  sq. It. split level sundeck. Extras Include  a wired and plumbed dark room and a  7x8 storage shed. $44,900  HILLCREST ROAD: Three bedroom full  basement home only two years old. Living room, dining room and the bedrooms  have wall to wall carpeting. While preparing a meal or eating enjoy the view of  Keats Island, Georgia Strait and the Gibsons Bay area from this large well  planned kitchen. Feeling tired after  working all day. stack the dishes in the  built in dishwasher and relax. The basement has a partially finished fourth  bedroom and a rec room. The lot has been  nicely landscaped and you are close to  schools and shopping. The ideal family  home. $49,900.  GIBSONS REVENUE: f-our-plex. Positive cash flow with eleven thousand  dollars revenue per year!!! Top units  contain five bedrooms with one and a  half baths Lower suites are large two  bedroom units Low maintenance and good  return make this an excellenl Investment value. Closo to all Ihe amenities.  Financing available $69,900  FAIRVIEW RD: Lovoly full basemeni  home on quiet street. Two bedrooms upstairs and one not quite completed downstairs. Wall to wall carpeting throughout  Heatilator fireplace and thet moglas  windows lor heating economy House is  situated on a Vi acre lot with some  waterview. $49,500.  STEWART RD Lovely Spanish siyie  home on 1 Vi acres level land Foui  bedroms. seoarate dining room, sunken  living room wilh fireplace Almost 1400  sq ft of living space on one floor Definitely a one of a kind $62,500  GLASSFORD & GOWER PT. RD.: Country Estate in the heart of the Village.  You must see this traditionally styled  four bedroom, full basement home with  finished rec room. Fireplaces up and  down. Large garage with workshop  under. All this nestled privately on two  lots. Year round creek goes through  property. Beautifully landscaped with  many Iruit trees. Plus a guosl cottage  presently rented for $165 per month.  Home oculd be an excellent revenue  property as the basemeni has complete  kitchen and washroom facilities. All  within a stone throw ol shopping and  Post Office. $67,500  SOUTH FLETCHER. A beautiful view  ol Gibsons Harbour is only one ol ihe  many features ol this lour bedroom  home Others    Include   a    foaiure  wall fireplace, hardwood Moors, lovely  large kitchen and for the handyman a  1fjx18wofkshop. $37,900  GRANDVIEW ROAD (0(1 Pine) Three  bedroom home on a beautifully treed and  fully landscaped lot (175x150) with an  excellent view of Georgia Strait. Kitchen  has eating nook and a built-in oven and  range top Floor to ceiling cut rock fireplace. 45x9 covered sundeck and a huge  double carport $63,500  LOTS  McCULLOUGH RD: Wilson Creek.  Close to one acre treed property with  subdivision possibilities $22,500.  WAKEFIELD RD: Good building lot on  water and power overlooking Georgia  Strail and the Trail Island. This is a corner lot In a newly built up area. $12,500.  GOWER PT RD: At the corner of 14th.  This property has levels cleared for the  building site of your choice. Excellent  view ol Georgia Strait. Approximately  80x250. $16,500.  SKYLINE DRIVE: Overlooking the Bay  and Village ol Gibsons from this quiot  and private lot on the Bluff. Start building your dream home right away on the  expanse of this 207x115x181x66 uniquely  shaped lot Low down payment, easy  terms. $13,500  SKYLINE DRIVE: This 70x59x131x122  loot lol wilh expansive view of the Bay  area and Gibsons Village is very well  priced. $11,500  SCHOOL ROAD: Three view lots 73x110.  On sewer. Three blxks from schools and  shopping centre. Cleared tor building.  $16,000  TUWANEK: Only one block to beach,  lull view of Inlel Piped community  waler available  80x140. $9,900  DAVIDSON ROAD: Fantastic view from  Langdale Ridge This lot has a small  creek on the very back of Ihe property  AH new homes in this area This lot is  alull2'5ofanacre $14,900  WHARF RD: At the corner of Davidson. With a little easy clearing this lot  Wiil be ready to build on. Walking distance to Ihe ferry. Lot size Is 80x110.  $12,900.  PRATT RD: Noar new school site. This  lot is cleared and ready to build on.  Mature fruit trees dot this 76x125 lot,  $13,500.  COCHRANE RD: Good building lot 65x  130. Close to shopping and the ocean.  Sewer easement of 10' on s e side of the  lot.  $12,500.  VELVET RD: Beautilul view lot in desirable area. Road in and hydro and  phone to properly. Priced well below  assessed value. $11.000.  GOWER PT RO: 100' of walerlrontage,  steep bul manageable slope. Hydro and  water on the Esplanade Road. 217 deep  with a completely unimpeded view to  Vancouver Island. Faces south west for  lots ot sunshine. $15,900.  SOUTH FLETCHER Al School Road  Two lols of 40x150 each One lot has a  collage which could be rented These  lols are mostly cleared and ready for  building A spectacular view ol Ihe entire  Ray area and Keats Island >s included  in the price of $27,500.  WAKEFIELD RD Good building lol  in West Sechell This is a corner lot  wilh view overlooking Trail Islands in a  newly built-up area with waler, power  and paved road Must be sold Priced  at Sf2,50O  ACREAGE  LANGDALE: 4.31 acres. Excellenl  holding property right across from Ihe  terry terminal. Langdale Creek Is the  eastern   boundary   ol   this   properly.  $39,500.  HWY 101: off Hall Rd. 5 Subdividable  acres. Land is very dry with good percolation. Southern exposure in the heart  ot Roberls Creek, on regional water.  Approximately 1 acre is cleared. Has  older home presently being rented tor  $135 per month. Includes small barn  Vendor has subdivision plan for 9 lots.  $42,900.  COMMERCIAL  GROCERY STORE & PROPERTY:  The only store in ihe area with a good  volume of business and growing steadily.  An ideal set-up for a family operation.  The store hours-: are 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m  seven days a week, if you like to be  independent and run your own business  this could be your opportunity. The  price without stock is $89,000.  COMMERCIAL WATERFRONT: With  waterfront as scarce as it is this double  use lot represents real value.        $33,000  APARTMENT BLOCKS  APARTMENT BLOCK: Nine suite  apartment block centrally located in the  Village of Gibsons. The block shows a  good return and the vacancy rate has  been nil during the last year. Ideal  investment lor owner-manager. Ask us  for more Information about this project.   $160,000     Gibsons  Industrial Park  SPACE FOR RENT  Suitable for warehousing, small  industry etc. Land for developing  will build to suit tenant.  PHONE    886-7611    -    886-2139  PAINT YOUR  HOUSE  BY NUMBERS  ...OURSt  eves 886-2821  For Private Use or Business  AUTOVEST  Before you buy, investigate the advantages of this rent-to-  own plan. All monies paid apply to purchase. Why tie  up your cash or borrowing power? 1st and last months  rentanddriveaway.  EXAMp|_ES  Based on 36 month lease  78 F2S0 pickup  $148 per mo.  Total $5328.  Lease end Price  12175.  or simply return  78 Camero HT  $139 per mo.  Total $5004.  Lease end Price  $2025.  or simply return  78 Fiesta 3 DR  $99 per mo.  Total $3564.  Lease end Price  $1400.  or simply return  77 Econoline Van  $136 per mo.  Total $4896.  Lease end Price  $1975.  or simply return  78 Zephyr Sedan  $124 per mo.  Total $4464.  Lease end Price  $1825.  or simply return  78F1504x4  $155 per mo.  Total $5580.  Lease end Price  $2275.  or simply return  78 C100 Chev PU  $129 per mo.  Total $4644.  Lease end Price  $1875.  or simply return  78 Dodge Van  $129 per mo.  Total $4644.  Lease end Price  /     $1875.  or simply return  78 Olds Cutlass  $139 per mo.  Total $5004.  Lease end Price  $2025.  or simply return  For further Information CALL COLLECT  GILLE   CHAMPAGNE    987-7111  Belmont Leasing Ltd.  1160 Marine Drive   North Vancouver, B.C. D00479A -4BE5^>*- -���     & .-i a-: >.t*v--'-.  n- *tFs���������vi ��� l2^4  Guess Where  ' V.;  B> Ihe Office of Church In Society  The United Church of Canada  The usual prize of $5.00 will be oflered for the  first name drawn from the hat with the correct  locastion of the above. Send your entries to the  Coast News, Box 460, Gibsons. Last week's  winner was Cameron Billy who identified the  location as being at the junction of Cowrie St.  and Ocean Ave. in Sechelt.  Sincerity subject to proof  sincerity, of the fanatic. There  is the sometimes dangerous  sincerity of the person who  believes that he. along with those  who think as hc does, has a  monopoly in some significant  segment of truth and wisdom:  hc may he intolerant, bigoted,  hating those who disagree  with him and sometimes cruel  toward him. but you've got to  give him credit for complete  sincerity.  Then there is thc dangerous  sincerity of the person who combines initiative-taking. self-  confidence, and gross incompetence. If you have much to do  with such a person you learn that  sincerity can sometimes do more  harm than malice. But many of  us from time to time fall into that  trap ourselves. Wc excuse our  folly and ineptness by assuring  ourselves that we are sincere  anyway. Wc sometimes assume  that our sincerely good intentions  allow us to be incompetent and  foolish in their implementation.  We must not. of course, fall  into the easy cynicism which  assumes that all appearances of  sincerity are deceptive. But we  do need to be aware that sincerity, no matter how genuine it  may bc is not in itself a guarantee of truth, never a substitute  for knowledge, never an excuse  for unnecessary incompetence.  Our sincerity is always subject  to proof.  "Sincerity is always subject  to proof," John F. Kennedy said  in the address he gave at his  inauguration as President of the  U.S.A.  Was Kennedy being just a  little cynical about sincerity?  Or was he being realistic, saying  that we should be suspicious of  declarations of sincerity and  appearances of sincerity?  He had learned, as we all  learn, that sincerity is an ambiguous notion, Ihat an image of  sincerity is not a guarantee of  honesty and integrity. Most of us  have had thc experience of being  conned by slickers who exude  sincerity like cheap after-shave  lotion.  The late Lord Thomson, the  Canadian who became a press  lord in Britain, once said this,  with a twinkle in his eye, "I'm  frank, brutally frank. And when  I'm not frank. I look frank."  What would you make of that?  A man being sincere about his  own occasional insincerity?  As the popular saying has it,  "Whether you mean it or not,  be sincere!"  Some expressions of sincerity  are calculatingly deceptive.  And sincerity also has other popular aberrations. There is the  sincerity,    lhc    quite    genuine  Come cry with me  By Ann Napier  Write Ban .1 c/o Coast News  Dear Ann:  3 am not writing about sex or  intproving my appearance. It  would do no good. My husband is  ail alcoholic. He is untreated as  hi; doesn't believe he is an alcoholic. Our life has taken a bad  turn, lots of bickering and insults  and he has an indifference to the  rest of thc family's needs, and  feelings financial and emotional.  What to do? Will leaving him  make mc feel guilty, or will it  make him straighten up? I  have mulled this over a great  deal of late. Trapped  Dear Trapped:  ���Leaving or staying is up to  the individual. It also depends on  how abusive he is, and how you  are surviving economically. What  effect will it have on the children, etc.? No one can tell you  what to do. When we love someone it is hard to desert. That is  how we look at it. Other illnesses,  such as a broken leg or cancer  would not make us think of  leaving. So an illness of the  mind or emotions must be dealt  with individually. Hopefully  he will see the downward turn  your life has taken and correct it  himself,   before  the  family   is  separated. There are institutions  and groups who help deal with  this situation. Alanon is for the  family of the alcoholic. Sometimes attitudes help. So find out  what yours should be, then proceed before your are too fed up  to cope. Be hopeful.  Dear Ann:  I have a very jealous man.  If I am out of sight hc worries.  It doesn't matter if I am with a  man or woman or if I am visiting  the neighbour. He is always  questioning and doubting me.  He seldoms lets me go anywhere  alone. .This is a strain. Is it  necessary for me to reassure him  and answer all his inquiries,  or should I try to ignore his  questions and restrictions. It  is very wearing when I have no  idea of being unfaithful. Accused  Dear Accused:  Sometimes we get out of balance particularly where love is  concerned. The love object  that is the key to our happiness  seems so desirable that we can  feel that others value and judge  them in the same manner. Also  paranoia manifests itself in this  way. The chemistry of the person  is unbalanced and they have imaginary fears.    The B complex  Carol's  helping  hand  By G.E.Maty Cassin  Words fail me when it  comes to describing Carol  Brukstad. She is quite a  complex character, often  misunderstood. But when  you get to know her. she has  a heart of gold and the animals love her.  When thc ladies of the Fish  Market got started, who was  it that gave a helping hand  but Carol, and she still docs  sometimes. She is always  there ready to help, even thc  smallest and least of God's  creatures. She will nurse a  sick bird back to health, until  it is ready to fly away. The  wild birds would often go  hungry in thc cold weather,  it it were not for Carol feeding  them. She has been doing  this for years now.  I am sure both our eats  owe at least one of their  nine lives to Carol. Tibby  would never have made it  through thc night one time,  but for Carol opening up an  abscess, until we could gct  him to ilk mi ilu next day.  And Simba loo was saved  by Carol's prompt attention.  Only ihe other day a wild  cat bit Simba in the throat  near thc jugular vein, nearly  killing him. Without Carol's  help we might have lost  him. Though Simba still  goes in fear of his life from  this same eat. who seems out  to get him. The S.P.CA.  can do nothing apparently.  Another time, it was Carol  who took pity on a poor  sick stray cat that had climbed  into our house seemingly  to die.  It was Carol who insisted  we get him to thc vet. even  though it was quite late in  thc evening and we had to  take him to Dr. Perry's  house. The doctor tried but  could no nothing to save him.  Carol is a person of many  talents. What is not generally  known 1 think, is her artistic ability. She won a $1(H)  award for a painting in West  Vancouver one time.  Carol also gave a much  admired painting of hers lo  Dr. Swan. She also makes  jewelry and taught lapidary  up al the school for two years.  As tor myself 1 feci I can  never repay Carol for all she  has done for me. Jusl the  other day when 1 cul my loot  on a tin can it was Carol  who got her husband Lance  to drive me up to the clinic  for an anti-Tetanus shot  just as it was closing on  Friday for thc weekend.  It is at times like this that  Carol is invaluable.  I lor one. could not do  without her sometimes.  Even though Carol's profession is nursing, she seems  to carry it over into her  free time as well. She has  in fact dedicated her life to  helping others. She docs this  in spite of being in poor health  herself, witli a sick husband  to take tare of.  They are both very brave-  people.  vitamins are supposed to help.  You can try that or have him gct  a check up. In any case it is an  uncomfortable situation. Deal  with it gently and try by improving his health to improve his  outlook. Il is a tine line between  natural possessivencss and mental illness.  Dear Ann:  If you are one who needs a  face lift and one who does not  want surgery, is there a working  alternative that you know of?  Droopy  Dear Droopy:  Gravity docs get the best of us  in the end. and in other places  too ��� yes , yoga teachers claim  that if you will work intensively  for two and a half years you can  practically be rejuvenated.  I am too lazy to try it myself so  you are on your own but there  is a series of facial exercises  that arc printed in ladies' magazines and I saw on T.V. a lady  being treated, and face lifted,  by accupuncture. So there are  possible alternatives but no  guarantees. Go for it!  Dear Ann:  I'm a pretty generous man but  1 work very hard for my money  and my wife seems to spend it all  and I can't save and plan. We  fight over this a lot. What should  I do?  Unprepared  / *���.;-.--���:..   .. :.-.     >.p .  .  It's not always that the paintwork of graduation classes comes up with a good  idea but the suggestion of a crosswalk between Andy's restaurant and Elphinstone,  made by this year's grads, does appear to have merit.  The Higher Fidelity Lockstead  By LR.PelersIm  So punctual were they in  their daily journeys that persons accustomed to their  route could almost have set  their watches by their appearance.  Bach day it was the same.  At just an hour before sunset  the man. cane in hand, wo'uld  shuttle down the kitchen steps  of the house where hc stayed  with a younger married brother. Al the bottom he would  pause, hook the cane over one  arm and grope in a sagging  pocket lor his stubby pipe.  During this ritual trie light  tinkling of a chain told him  that his companion was appreciative of his intentions and  eager to be on his way.  Old bones creaked and protested as the man stooped to  unsnap the leash: old muscles  responded gallantly as the  dog whisked his gratitude  againsi his master's leg. und  the Iwo were off.  It was what Ihcy lived for.  this evening journey. Instinctively they knew it. the  two of them, as thev tested  their path through traffic-  laden streets and along side-  walked boulevards on their  way. Spectators sensed it.  and hid their tear of respect  and pity with a smile.  Sometimes, when their  way led through a crowd,  they nudged each other, as  touch and hearing directed  the one and sight the other.  At other limes, where lhc  course led over vacant or  thinly populated streets,  only the leash held in togetherness Ihe one who could  see and the other who could  only hear and feel his way.  Yet in such close harmony  hud ihcy attuned the tempo  of their gail that the thin  metal cord between them  seemed almost to convey lhc  sense of sight Irom the seeing  to the blind,  II the day was fine ihcy  would choose some spot along  their route lo pause and resl.  Their lired bodies stretched  on the grasses of an avenue,  they would share the inequality of their senses and trans-  Dear Unprepared:  Put in a savings each poydll)  of at least 10% of your check and  aim the rest to hills. Pay yourself first! With Ihe dollar worth  30�� wc can't make it go as lar  no matter how wc Iry.-luxurics  und entertainment go flrsl-nol  a pleasant solution.  Dear Ann:  I have a girlfriend ��� she's  lovely, sexy and I enjoy her  company. She will go out with  mc. sleep with me, but doesn't  want to live with me. I wouldn't  care so much but she doesn't  want to see me that often. Is  there any chance she will change?  I thought when we got it on. I'd  been accepted, but it doesn't  seem so. On again, off again  Dear On again:  I would say there's little chance  of an affair such as yours ripening  into a meaningful relationship.  The liberated woman knows men  for sex, and companionship, and  really wants none of thc responsibility of running a home, doing  laundry or cooking. So don'i  look for a commitment and don'i  look for thc 'forevcr-ncss'. Kn  joy what you have, but don'i  look for more. When people  first get together, feelings are  the strongest. If they ami I  there. 1 don't think they can  grow. Sorry.  reports  Don Lockstead, New Democrat MLA lor Mackenzie, luis  called for the establishment ot  a log marketing board lo ensure  tin- supply of logs to independent  mills and break Ihe artificial  pricing now imposed hy major  forestry corporations.  Lockstead said u marketing  board would be able to guarantee supply to operators outside  ot the major corporations .is well  as to new companies coming into  the industry. Special!) firms,  such as boat-builders, would be  able to count on a supply of  lumber as they are not now, he  said.  Lockstead,, noted that 42%  ol the supply of logs from B.C.  forests are now controlled In  eight major corporations, all but  one ot which is U.S.dominated.  "Ihese corporations set the  price ot logs artificially and ihat  price does nol reflect thu true  market value ot the produce."  Lockstead said. 'When that  price is set ion low, the province  loses stumpage and royalt\ revenue. That loss is reflected in  the standard of governmeni services in other areas, such as  social programmes."  "It is simply not acceptable  for foreign-owned companies to  determine their own prices, outside of the realities ot the marketplace, and for those prices to  be reflected ill the qiuiliiv of  government services received by  the people of the province who  own Ihe forests in the first  place."  Pender  Seniors  A small hut devoted group ol  members attended the June  meeting of the Pender Harbour  Senior fifteen's Association,  Branch HO. In the absence ol  President Gladys Brown, due to  laryngitis, ihe gathering was  chaired by Vice-president Isabel Ralph. Climax ol ihe occasion  was the triumphant announce-  man from New Horizons informing Branch HO ihat iheir petition  lor a grant had heen successful, this was the first request  Branch HO has ever made tor any  kind ot grain. I he mones is to  be spent tor a tiln. projector and  an audio system.  BLACK CURRANTS  Pick Your Own   65* lb  Ready Picked     95 it),  also  Fresh Vegetables H   Tony Archer 886-7046  mute the total into common  lots ol affection.  There was only the pat of  a rough hand, orIhe nudge of  a eoltt. wet muzzle, but it  was their language, and they  understood it.  The extremity of iheir  course look litem along the  margin of a gravelly beach.  Here, each day. the sea had  a ncwiy-writlen composition  to sing to litem, and Ihcy  listened in silent approval  to ils song. Then they  returned home.  lhc needs and wishes of  the Very young and lhc very  old are few and simple. To  the man ami his dog this daily  walk in ihe companionship of  each oilier supplied the  requirements of both the  wanl and I he desire.  Thc homeward way was  spent in digesting the frugal  bin wholesome enjoyments of  the firsl hull of Ihe expedition. Again the "tie who dimly  retained his sense ol sighl  iitleiiipied in inlerprcl for  him who hud Ins. n.  Now iln, in,uli the last  turn lhal hroiiglii litem before  iheir home II . imocI n had  been im _ .������el II. seemed  evening a'i .. id ihe pnilis  lhal iliey could ..nl, together!  Him pleasant u.is in iiiiini  where resl awaited old  bodic' lhal lired s>.cusil\ I  llti't entered Ihe gill. <ide  It; stiie. lhc due. s shoulder  pn ssnig ��� lose tn die muster's  I e did Julius again pro-  it slei as awkward, fumbling  fingi . found and snapped  li.it leasli in lhc kennel.  A wean body sighed ils  gratitude as il Middled  reassuringly ul Ms muster's  leel lor one lasl purling stroke  Iron kindly liugi ���-..  V li ,i liual pull tu his  ���tin. p\ pipe, mc one com-  |iUiiiiiii left tin    .<li i. happy  II I.IS      '���..  :    I-     III     uh!c    10  hnre ins ivn lading siujii  ,\ilit his ulil. blind tlog.  CLASSIFIED NOTE  Drop off your Coasl News  Classifieds al Campbell's  Family Shoes & leather  Goods In down-town Sechell.  FOR ALL YOUR  REAL ESTATE    NEEDS  885-5171  TREMENDOUS VIEW FROM GAMBIER TO NANAIMO!  3 B.R. family home, 2 brick I.p., with ensuite lor mother-in-  law. Concrete drive, double c/porl and huge sundeck lor only  157,000.  A PEBBLE'S THROW TO PEBBLE BEACH.  Semi waterlront. i B.R., 2 baths, large rec room and den,  new kitch. cabinets, stone I.p., sep. tool shed/workshop,  only the greenhouse needs TLC. 154,900  SUNSHINE COAST REGIONAL DISTRICT  NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING  Land Use Regulation Amendment  By-law No. 96.27  Pursuant to sections 703 and 798A of the Municipal  Act.a Public Hearing will be held to consider the  following by-law of the Sunshine Coast Regional  District. All persons who deem their interest  and property affected by the proposed by-law  shall be afforded an opportunity to be heard on  matters        contained        in        the        by-law.  By-law No. 96.27 will amend Land Use Regulation  By-law No. 96. 1974 to replace the category of  DOMESTIC INDUSTRY with HOME OCCUPATION and to create a new category ol HOME  INDUSTRY. The HOME OCCUPATION category will confine professional practise, homecraft  or other occupation lo the interior of a dwelling  as did the category of DOMESTIC INDUSTRY.  The new provision for HOME INDUSTRY will  allow professional practise, homecraft or other  occupation to be carried out in two additional  buildings accessory to a dwelling unit and will  allow one employee. HOME INDUSTRY will be  allowed in rural and industrial zones only.  The Hearing will be held at 7:30 P.M. on Tuesday.  July 11, I978 in the Madeira Park Hall in Pender  Harbour, B.C.  The above is a synopsis of By-law 96.27 and is not  deemed to be a interpretation of the by-law. The  by-law may be inspected at the Regional District  Offices. 1248 Wharf Street, Sechelt, B.C., during  office hours, namely Monday to Wednesday  8:30 to 4:00 p.m. and Thursday and Friday, 8:30  to 5:45 p.m.  Sunshine Coast Regional District  Box 800,  Sechelt, B.C. VON 3AO  885-2261  Mrs. A. G. Pressley  Secretary-Treasurer  SUNSHINE COAST REGIONAL DISTRICT  NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING  By-law No. I34,  Official Settlement Plan for Roberts Creek  Land   Use   Regulation   Amendment  By-law    No.96.27  Pursuant to Sections 796A. 703. and798A ol the  Municipal Act, a Public Hearing will be held In  the Community Hall, Roberts Creek. B.C.. lo  consider the following by-laws of the Sunshine  Coast Regional District. All persons who deem  their interest and property affected by the proposed  by-laws shall be afforded an opportunity to be  heard on matters contained in the by-laws.  By-law No. 134 is the Official Settlement Plan for  all of Regional District Electoral Area D. extending  from Hunter Road on the west to the junction  of the Highway and Lower Road at the cemetery  on the east; from the water on the south to the  Crown Land north of the Hydro right-of-way  on the north. This by-law sets goals to:  1. Maintain the existing rural atmosphere ol Ihe  community.  2. Develop a recognizable central area for a social  focus and as a service centre lor the community.  3. Protect and develop waters and banks ol Roberls  Creek itself lor its historical, social and environmental values to the community,  4. Minimize visual, air. water and sound pollution  in the Roberts Creek planning area, and  5. Insure  sufficient   community  services  are   a-  vailable to satisfy the needs ol all members ol  the community.  The by-law presents objectives and policies designed to assist in achieving the goals ol the Plan.  All future development in the area under this Plan  must comply with the slated objectives and policies.  Sections 5.5.1.2. and 5.5.1.3. ol the By-law have  been changed since the lasl Public Heanng  E law No. 96.27 will amend Land Use Regulation  By-law No. 96, I974 lo replace the category  ol DOMESTIC INDUSTRY with HOME OCCUPATION and lo create a new category of HOME  INDUSTRY The HOME OCCUPATION category  will confine professional practice, honiucialt or  other occupation to the interior ol a dwelling as  did the category of DOMESTIC INDUSTRY The  new provision for HOME INDUSTRY will allow  professional practice, homecraft or other occupation  to be carried out in two additional buildings  accessory to a dwelling unit and will allow one  employee. HOME INDUSTRY will be allowed in  rural and industrial zones only.  The Hearing will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday.July 12, I978 in the Roberts Creek Community Hall.  The above is a synopsis of by-laws No. 134 and  96.27 and is nol deemed to be an interpretation  of the by-laws. The by-laws may be inspected at  the Regional District Offices. 1248 Wharf Street,  Sechelt. B.C., during office hours, namely Monday  to Wednesday 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Thursday  and Friday. 8:30a.m. - 5:45 p.m.  Sunshine Coast Regional District  Box 800  Sechelt, B.C. VON 3AO  Mrs. A.G.Pressley  885-2261 Secretary-Treasurer 16.  Coast News. July 4,1978.  S A AN  PRICES NOW IN EFFECT  Save $1.00  Jacquard Beach Towels  Cotton Terry towels in assort-     Reg.   5.88  ed colors and designs ^ gf\     O S  Approx. Siies 30 X 60. ^"  I HAHt.t.X  Sunnycrest Shoppers Plaza  886-9413  LOOK FOR MANY HON-ADVERTISED  SPECIALS!  MEN'S CASUAL T-SHIRTS  Canadian made, 50% polyester SO %    REG. $5.99 SALE  cotton, short sleeves, Interlock crew  neck T-shirt. Choose from a delight-   SAVE    S ^9   ��44  ful selection of solids, body stripes  and two tones. 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