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 legislative library  Parliaments buiidilu,s  victoria, b.c.  I J,  The Sunshine  Published at Gibsons, B.C.  15�� per copy on newsstands  Steal Oj. MrilagMnlfca Ns. 4711  Serving the Sunshine Coast since 1945  September 4,1978  Volume 32, Number 36  Co-op vote inconclusive  Steamboat Rock off Gambier Island off Langdale was renamed Mariners' Rest In a  ceremony last week.  tip;  The Elphinstone Co-operative Store in Gibsons Harbour may  have reached the end of its sixty-two year history last week. In a  meeting held in the United Chinch Hall members of the Co-op  met to vote on an extraordinary resolution presented to their  board of directors that the Co-operative Association seek  voluntary liquidation.  After a presentation from representatives of Federated Cooperatives Limited and Co-op accountant Leo O'Neill the  membership narrowly failed to vote the extraordinary resolution  through. The vote was so close that at the time of the meeting it  was felt that it had carried and most of the members present left  the Church Hall under the impression that the Elphinstone Cooperative had been voted out of existence.  According to the consitution of the Cooperative Association a  vote of seventy-five per cent of the membership is required to pass  an extraordinary resolution. Ofte hundred and nine members  voted. Eighty-seven voted to support the resolution, 27 voted to  defeat it, and there was one spoiled ballot. If the spoiled ballot was  counted as representing a voting member present the resolution  failed with a percentage of 74.3 per cent. If only the unspoiled  ballots counted, it passed with a percentage of 75.2 per cent.  Initially Acting Chairman Eric Inglis ruled that the motion had  passed. Next morning the representatives from Federated Cooperatives Limited checked with legal opinion in Victoria and  discovered in fact that the resolution had failed.  The division in the minds of liquidation. Three directors,  the Co-op members during the  vote was reflected in the  directorship during the debate  and the presentation that  preceded the vote. Four  members of the board of  directors, President Fred  Holland, Eric Inglis, Norm  Peterson and Betty Holland  were in favour of voluntary.  Mariner's Rest  unique in BC  On   Sunday   August   26,  'Steamboat Rock", a familiar         J   sight to the port side when  Capt. Len Hlggs drops a wreath overboard in memory of the 31 burled in the area      leaving  the  Langdale  Ferry  already. Terminal, was renamed The  Capt. W.Y. Higgs makes an address to the memory of  those buried including his brother and son and  daughter and the Rev. J.D. Parker dedicates the spot.  Council deals with basic issues  by George Cooper  "I represent the seven lot holders on Burns Road that don't have  the sewer line yet," Benoit Lepage told Village council at the  August 28 meeting, "and we note the lines are all around our street  but for some unknown reason ours has been left out."  "How many of those lots are vacant?" asked Alderman  Marshall.  "Five," replied Lepage, "but two owners have said they would  be building as soon as the line is in. That's very low ground there  and the septic tank at my dad's house has required pumping out  three times this year on account of seepage of ground water."  Council discussion disclosed there are some funds available and  the matter was referred to the public works committee to report  on the cost and the crew time available for the job at this time,  Dayton and Knight presented a detailed estimate of the North  Road construction cost���the portion between Highway 101 and  Reed Road. The total cost is $336,000 and of this roadwork,  excavating and removing unsuitable material, levelling, and  gravel and asphalt costs $179,000. Storm sewers and other pipe  work cost $78,700 and engineering and contingencies $77,400.  Other correspondence included notice that H.O, Hind  nck?H rrni  applied for road access across District Lot 1314 which is a village  v.atershed area. Council felt temporary access only was  acceptable in this area which is adjacent to the Village reservoir lot  on Henry Road.  Council received a report of the Board of Variance meeting of  August 27, at which an appeal from Mrs. M. Volen of Glen Road  was heard. The Volens had appealed a stop-work order on the  construction of their new home because the footings did not allow  for the required set-back. The Volens appealed to the board on the  grounds of hardship; first, that the approved plan would obstruct  their neighbour's view, second that the contractor advised the  carport would be useless if built to approved plan specifications,  and that extra expenditure would be required. When the board  chairman asked why they had accepted their drawings back from  the building inspector and had then proceeded to build contrary  to the siting in those plans, Mrs. Volen replied that the plans had  mistakenly ended up with their electrician but that they were  wrong in changing the siting in the approved plans.  The board concluded that this matter did not show a hardship  caused by the bylaw but rather a hardship caused by the appellant  through ignoring bylaw requirements. The board suggested the  only recourse is to seek an amendment of the bylaw setback  Mariners' Rest".  The Reverend J.D. Parker,  Senior Chaplin to The Mission  To Seamen officiated at the  ceremony which deeded "The  Mariners' Rest" as an official  burial ground for seafarers and  their relatives.  Tom Penfold of Penfold  Marine, Captain Len Higgs,  Captain W.Y. Higgs (the  originator of the concept),  Margaret and Captain Jim  Foster representing Rivtow  Straits, Captain Art MePhee,  ex-navy, Captain Gerry  WiUlams, Captain BIU Dolmage  and Captain Graham Smith  from the Company of Master  Mariners sailed from Gibsons on  the "Gambler Scout'to meet up  with the dedication party and  Captain Allan Cabot the  National Secretary of the  Company of Master Mariners of  Canada on the Seaspan tug the  "Seaspan Pacer".  After the dedication ceremony,  the first official burials were  carried out. Ihe ashes of Mrs.  Edna Rumsey, the late wife of  Captain Patrick Rumsay, and  those of Captain J. Tholhunt  were scattered on the ocean  adjacent to "The Mariners'  Rest".  Captain W.Y. Higgs spoke to  the memories of the 31 who had  been buried near this spot prior  to the ceremony, amongst them,  his brother Captain Thomas  Higgs, son Captain Jeffry Higgs  and daughter Sylvia Chataway,  and to the two buried on the day.  "The Mariners' Rest* is the  only official burial marker in the  waters of B.C. and is sanctioned  by the provincial government.  Oops!  Young Carla Paetkau  points out through the mail this  week an error in the recent  Back to School insert we  circulated a couple of weeks  ago. The back page had a  couple of kids walking up the  path towards their school and  the caption read: "They deserve  a future". So far, so good.  Unfortunately as the sharp-  eyed Carla pointed out the flag  flying above the school was an  American flag. Thank you  Carla. It is not the kind of  future we had in mind.  liquidation." Reid said that an  attempt could be made to sell  the store as is or the building  and land could be sold and then  leased from a prospective  buyer.  Director Don Pearsell urged  the members to consider  continuing with a Direct  Charge Co-op. He said that  such an organization was  functioning extremely well in  the Hub Co-op in Nanaimo.  "We have a building worth  $200,000," said Pearsell. "That  is more than enough to take  care of our liabilities."  The principal creditor  involved is Federated Cooperatives Ltd. Representatives from the parent  association were quite clearly  in support of voluntary  liquidation at the present time.  Regional   Manager   Ray  Johnson said, "Federated Coops will put this business into  receivership if you defeat this  motion."  Co-op Accountant O'Neill  listed assets, apart from the  fixed assets of building and  land, on a chalk board along  with total liabilities. The board  showed that there were assets  current of $72,000 and  investment assets of $15,000.  Liabilities were shown as  $159,000 to Federated Co-op,  $46,000 to the bank and $4,000  on equipment.  "Put it on the board so we  can add it up," said retired  Coast News editor Fred Cruice,  referring to the value of the  building and land but when the  meeting ended the Co-op's  most important asset had still  not been listed.  The principal argument of  the Federated Co-op representatives was that the best months  of the year had gone by and  $4,700 had been lost in the  summer months. Co-op  employees pointed out that  after a series of months in  which the Co-op sales were  down from 1978 they had  equalled the previous year  during June and surpassed it by  $3,000 in July. "We felt we were  just turning the corner," said a  spokesman after the meeting.  The situation remains  unresolved though it is  understood that Federated Cooperatives Ltd. will seek to put  the company into receivership.  After the meeting there was  considerable criticism from the  employees about the advice  that had been forthcoming  from the parent organization  during the last few years.  Don Pearsell, Noel Reid and  Rick Gamache, argued that  there were alternatives that  should be considered.  Director Noel Reid, himself  an accountant, speaking  against the motion said, "I am  not blind to the fact that we  have problems, but we have  viable   alternatives   to  Ray Chamberlin collects the votes during the crucial balloting on the future of the  Elphinstone Co-op last week.  Workshop meeting  on power line  A "workshop" meeting will  be held at the Sunshine Coast  Regional District offices in  Sechelt September 6 at 4 p.m.  to discuss alternate routes for  the proposed 500 kv Cheekye  -Dunsmuir Hydro line.  Representatives from  Hydro, ELUC (Environment  and Land Use Committee) and  the Cheekye-Dunsmuir  Coalition will sit down to  review the alternate route  proposed by Sakinaw Lake  Cabin and Lease Holders in  July, as well as new routes.  "The meeting is not a  substitute for a public hearing.  Environment Minister Rafe  Mair has said he will put the  public hearing request to  Cabinet on September 10 when  ELUC meets," President of the  Pender Harbour Ratepayers'  Association Joe Harrison said  in a recent interview.  "I expect they will take some  30 seconds on it and then go  about their business," MLA  Don Lockstead said when  asked about the request.  Work began on the Cheekye-  Dunsmuir line in the Sechelt  Inlet this spring. Surveys,  slashings and a substation road  have been started.  "We are more than ever  adamantly opposed to  construction of the line, . . .  environmentally and economically disastrous," stated  Howard White, secretary of the  Pender Harbour Ratepayer's  Association.  "In spite of government  urgings to give up we still have  to reaffirm our position that no  route is acceptable," he said.  Brian Gates, acting assistant  director in charge of special  projects unit of the ELUC  Secretariat, (civil servant arm  of the Cabint minister  organization of ELUC) will be  in attendance at the September  6 meeting to "listen to B.C.  Hydro and the people " then  take back "facts and feelings" to  Cabinet committee.  Gates will pass on a briefing  note to the committee  following the meetino.  B.C. Hydro will be  discussing their findings in a  report released two weeks ago  regarding the northern route  proposed on July 23 by  Sakinaw Lake representatives.  The route proposed would  go on the west side of the  Sechelt Inlet to Earl's Cove  passing on its way near Klein  Lake and North Lake to  Nelson Island running close to  existing power lines then to the  south side of West Lake. From  there the line would go on to  Cape Coburn underwater to  Texada Island and finally,  underwater to Dunsmuir on  Vancouver Island.  The report released by  Hydro calls the Sakinaw Lake  northern route "unfeasible".  Because of special grounding  conditions required, Hydro  says the location of the  substation can't be changed  now. "We dispute that." Joe  Please turn to page nhw  Hydro protest  on Texada  Carl Rising-Moore, a member of the group that travelled to  Victoria for a demonstration on the steps of the Legislature on  July 19 to protest the proposed Cheekye-Dunsmui line, has  written a full statement of confession for his actions on the  weekend of August 15.  Rising-Moore pulled approximately 50 stakes set by Hydro  survey crews on a road allowance right-of-way on Texada Island.  He then deposited the stakes at the Powell River Hydro office.  According to Constable G McMasier of Powell River, charges  have not been laid but B.C. Hydro security will probably initiate  charges.  A second occurrence of stake pulling occurred the following  weekend on the island and is still under investigation.  The stakes, although not part of thc Texada Island cross-over  for the 500 kv Cheekye-Dunsmuir line were, "probably not  directly involved with the line but indirectly, yes," said Constable  McMasters handling the incident.  Van Egmond  to the rescue  Village property- Sechelt  After rejecting Shorncliffe Developments Ltd. bid of $200,000  plus rezoning of Block 7 for the purchase of Joint Facility  property, Sechelt Council has acquired I 1/4 acres for future  housing of Village, regional and school board offices.  The new Joint Facility will be located on Porpoise Road next to  the sewage treatment plant and Sechelt Marsh.  Council brought an original bid of $60,000 from owner Len  Van Egmont down to $55,000. The Village will now pave Porpoise  Road as part of their arrangement with Van Egmont.  "If we had developed thc property we would have been  responsible for paving anyway,"Clcrk-Treasurer Malcom Shanks  explained.  Van Egmont is also owner of property fronting the opposite  side of Porpoise Road which is set for development.  If all goes according to plan, construction could begin as early  as mid October.  sMaaBaaBaaB************************-'''''''''''.*'''^  For 35 years the most widely read Sunshine Coast newspaper!| 2.  Coast News, September 4,1979  A LOCALLY OWNED NEWSPAPER  Published at Gibsons, B.C. every Tuesday,  by Glassford Press Ltd. Phone 886-2622  Box 460, Gibsons, VON 1V0 or 886-7817  Editor���  John Burnside  Office Manager���  M.M. Joe  Production Manager���  Sharon L. Berg  Advertising���  Darcia Randall  Ian Corrance  Reporter���  Carol Berger  Copysettlng���  Gerry Walker  SUBSCRIPTION RATES:  Distributed Free to all addresses on the Sunshine Coaat  British Columbia: $15.00 per year; $10.00 for six months     I   Canada, except B.C.: $16.00 per year  United States and Foreign: $20.00per year  The Co-op meeting  When an institution dies which has been  a part of the community life for most of the  life of the community there must be a  feeling of sadness. The Elphinstone Cooperative Association, founded in Gibsons  in 1917 and the second oldest Co-op in the  province, is not dead yet but judging from  the events of last week its demise seems  imminent.  What can a bystander at the deathbed of  an institution say? Very little, perhaps, but  there were a couple of disquieting aspects  to the scene that must in all honesty be  noted. To begin with, it had begun to  appear that the arrival of hardworking new  manager Robbie Robertson a few months  ago augured well for the old store. There  was a feeling of vitality, of coming to grips  with the problems that had been missing  over the past couple of years. Yet there  were the representatives from head office  obviously intent on closing the store down.  If threatening bankruptcy is not an  attempt to influence a vote on voluntary  liquidation what is it? Is this the role the  Federated Co-operatives Ltd. sees for  itself?  Secondly, and sadly, it must be observed  that an impression was left that there was a  failure of spirit and of co-operation on the  directorship itself. It seemed to at least one  observer that the majority directorship  vote to liquidate was in some respects the  vote of tired men who neither wanted to  fight on nor to relinquish the reins of the  Co-op to ready and willing hands beside  them.  It is insupportable in a democratic  meeting for valid and pertinent  information to be downplayed to effect a  desired result. The failure, no, the refusal  of those in charge to list the most valuable  fixed asset of building and land left the  unfortunate impression that what was  sought was not a democratic decision but a  rubber-stamped agreement. It was not in  keeping with democratic principles nor the  principles of the co-operative movement  and cast some shadow over the meeting  even before the recorded vote left the  association hanging awkwardly between  dissolution and existence.  A ninety year old lady wrote a letter to  ths editor of the Coast News last week in  which she called for a fight to save the old  Co-op. It was taken from our office to be  read to the meeting. It was not. It is the  regrettable feeling here that if spirit such as  hers had been shown by the leadership of  the Co-op and the representatives from  head office then the meeting would have  voted over-whelmingly to continue.  Public park of value  It is to be hoped that the proposal that  the top section of Cliff Gilker Park be  turned over to the Sunshine Coast Golf  and Country Club will be very carefully  considered before being accepted. As  Harry Almond pointed out when the  proposal was presented, Cliff Gilker Park  is a wilderness park. It is also true that the  section sought by the golf club is the most  scenically magnificent in the park and that  for solitude seekers it is necessary to be in  that section before the omnipresent sound  of traffic can be obliterated.  The park is used by families, by parents  and children, and it will be regrettable if  the golfers improve their facilities at the  expense of the young for whom there is all  too little provision made already on the  Sunshine Coast.  We are sure that the golf club executive  has. explored other possibilities for  expansion but if difficulties present  themselves otherwhere the presence of the  adjacent public park should not be seen as  a ready-made solution.  The tragedy in Ireland  The recent assassination of Lord  Mountbatten, cousin to the Queen and war  hero extraordinaire, has brought the  ongoing tragedy in Ireland into public  focus again. The mindless hatred and  violence are greatly lo be deplored whether  the assassinated is famous and well-born  or not.  That the tale of murder that is being  written in Ireland is being perpetrated  partially in the name of various factions of  the Christian religion lends a savage irony  to the proceedings. That such religious  leaders as the Rev. Ian Paisley of Northern  Ireland are in the forefront of the call to  violence does a disservice to the Christian  ethic which cannot be overstated.  We must remember, however, that the  tragedy in Ireland is a legacy of British  colonialism, that wherever the British  ruled in the world with their divide and rule  methods they left a legacy of hatred. It is  true between the Moslems and Hindus in  India, between the East Indians and the  Negro population in the Caribbean and  between the Protestant North and Catholic  South in Ireland. The tactic of making a  minority the ruling group was always  employed by the British Imperialists and  everywhere left a legacy of hatred and  bloodshed of which Ireland is but one  example.  from the files of Coast Mews  FIVE YEARS AGO  Mr. and Mrs. Harry J. Chaster of  Gower Point Road celebrate their  golden wedding aniversary.  Coast News editorializes about the  success of Johnny Matthews and Keith  Wright who have in 25 years gone from  the purpose of the general store in  Roberts Creek to the million-dollar  development involving the Sunnycrest  Plaza.  The Sunshine Coast Regional  District has moved into 'spacious new  olfice premises' in Sechelt from Davis  Bay  Director Rita Relf of Halfmoon Bay  contends that the Redrooffs Trail is  being   quietly   removed   from   the  MacMillan Bloedel property  TEN YEARS AGO  A Burnaby woman drifted 'halfway to  Nanaimo' after her boat hit a deadhead  near Port Mellon. The woman spent  nine hours in the water. Her husband  was found dead in the Strait of  Georgia.  A second family of five were picked  up out of the water after roping  themselves together to await rescue.  They too had their boat sink in 'three to  five minutes' after colliding with a  deadhead.  FIFTEEN YEARS AGO  Registration at Gibsons Elementary  School this year will be complicated by  the fact that there will be shift classes.  Len Wray, chairman of the Sunshine  Coast Fall Fair, is pictured in the Coast  News with some of the prize winning  exhibits.  Gibsons Volunteer Firemen's Water  Sports proved a big hit last week and  will be repeated next year.  TWENTY YEARS AGO  The sound of Eric Thomson's pipes  brought the Third Annual Hopkins  Landing Fishing Derby to a close on  August 22.  Work parties have been busy laying  cement blocks on the North Road Fire  Hall.  The annual costume Castaway party  held by Redrooffs Beach and Country  Club on August 29 was reported to be a  great success.  TWENTY-FIVE YEARS AGO  Coast News headlines that Sunshine  Coast Old-timers are continuing their  winning ways at the annual Fall Fair.  The Black Ball Ferries vessel SS  Bainbrldge rammed Gibsons Wharf on  arrival on August 28 due to a clutch  failure on her approach.  Young Michael Whitaker and his  sister Janie found a message  promising a reward floating in a bay  behind Trail Islands. The youngsters  were out fishing when the message  was found in a mayonnaise jar. They  are waiting for their reward from the  party named in Vancouver on the  mysterious message.  THIRTY YEARS AGO  Not available.  Sechelt, 1904. Main structure seen here is said to have been the home of  Fred Myers, pre-1890 logger, with barn to right. South end of trail to  Porpoise Bay, originated by the Sechelt native Indians and now Wharf  Street, ran between these two buildings. According to information  researched by Helen Dawe, the.sign POST OFFICE dates from 1896,  when Herbert Whitaker became Postmaster. Jack Vickers stands in the  doorway; Pete Laveque holds his horse; Mr. Strachan occupies barrel;  identity of the fourth man is not known. Whitaker had operated a trading  post at Porpoise Bay before moving across the isthmus, and by the time  of this photo had built a hotel and a third store. Philip Tlmms photo,  courtesy Whitaker family and Elphinstone Pioneer Museum.  _ MM.  ,^nu*���  Musings  John Burnside  Slings & Arrows >*  ~" to  George Matthews  You'll pardon me I trust if I  sputter a little with indignation.  I just can't help myself. I mean  it does seem to me that the  absolute in absurdity has been  achieved in our lifetime and an  absolute is, something to be  remarked Upon however it  manifests itself.  Never again in the future  history of the wprld and surely  never in the past can an  example of absurdity outdo  what is currently being revealed  in this country.  I speak of the petroleum  industry, of the Canadian  nation, and poor feckless Joe  Clark.  The revelation in the Calgary  newspapers that in effect the  Canadian taxpayer is  contributing 120% of the  expense of drilling for oil in the  Arctic is absolutely staggering.  We pay Dome Petroleum to  drill in Canadian waters ���  naturally and perhaps it should  go without saying that Dome  Petroleum is a multi-national  corporation which is American  owned ��� and if the drilling is  successful with all expenses  paid by you and me they get to  . keep the oil and we get to buy it  from them.  Now, if that isn't enough to  rot your socks we have the joy  of contemplating a federal  government which was elected  insisting it would rid of the  Canadian-owned oil company  and replace it with added tax  incentives to private industry.  Added tax incentives! We're  already paying the whole shot  and then some and Joe Clark  and his fatuous band are  proposing to give them more of  our money to facilitate the loss  of our oil. Is this sane? Can it be  justified by any rational  process known to man?  Canadians, we are paying all  the costs and Dome Petroleum  is going to get all the oil. Is  there a devotee of free  enterprise on the grand scale  who would be kind enough to  justify this monumental  absurdity?  It has been pointed out to us  quite clearly that we could  spend the same amount of  money in Petrocan and own the  oil afterwards. Let's have less  of this claptrap about  government inefficiency. This  government and its predecessor  have been superbly efficient at  turning the whole country over  into foreign hands without as  much as a voice being raised in  anger.  It's not entirely a new  preoccupation    of   mine.   I  probably got my first vision of  the 'development of Canada' in  the ghost town of Dawson City.  Even in the mid sixties, and  almost certainly today, non-  nationals were digging gold out  of the ground and for the price  of gas for their bulldozers and  groceries for their imported  non-national employees were  shipping hundreds of  thousands of dollars out of the  country every fall. It's a give  away and it is not reciprocal.  Do you imagine Canadians can  mine American gold and bring  it home? Don't be ridiculous.  It's illegal for a Canadian to dip  a goldpan in an Alaskan creek.  What Canadians have to do  is realize that there is a worldwide poker game going on and  that they hold in their valuable  resources some very powerful  cards. We are not advocating  any kind of'ism'. We are saying  for God's sake Canada sit  down at the table and play your  cards. Whether it's fish or oil or  coal or what have you - bargain,  bargain! Look to simple self-  interest. As things go at the  present this entire country is in  danger of becoming - if it hasn't  already completed the  transformation - an historic  joke.  Let's make no mistake about  it, the end is in sight for Canada  unless some simple common  sense can enter into the picture.  Meanwhile we have national  magazines proclaiming that  two thirds of Canadians are in  favour of free trade with the  Americans which is akin to  Faye Wray winking seductively  at King Kong and the monthly  newsletter from the Royal  Bank of Canada is fatuously  assuring us that there can't be  much wrong with the people  who invented baseball. The  mind boggles, lurches and reels  to a complete stop.  Would your local grocer give  his customers more than  enough money to buy out his  entire store and then happily  watch them clean the shelves? If  he even though about it an  associate would have him  certified immediately and yet  on the national scene that's  exactly what we are doing.  This is not an anti-American  tirade. If you offer a jeweller  the Crown jewels and pay him  in advance so that the moving  of them will cost him nothing  who is to blame the jeweller if  he accepts? What people would  refuse the kind of deal that  Canada is giving the oil  companies if were offered to  them.  Meanwhile poor Joe Clark is  all for increasing the incentives  as if absolutely risk-free control  of Canada's oil were not  incentive enough. Would  someone please tell me if I have  gone mad ? What kind of Alice  in Wonderland thinking is  going on in this country?  Last week I wrote about a  new kind of university, a  television classroom where you  could not only learn long  distance but could talk back to  your teacher. This week, a few  words about another new  university in the Province.  Trinity Western College,  formerly a non-degree granting  institution in the Fraser Valley  was turned into a full fledged  university by an act of the B.C.  Legislature on July 31.  Trinity Western College in  Langley refers to itself as a  Christian Liberal Arts College  and while it is not exactly Bible  Billy's kill-a-commie-for-  Christ college, it contains  enough Christian, evangelical  dogma tp make the use of the  word "liberal" questionable.  The instructors for example  must sign a 12 point  which  includes a belief in original sin,  water baptism and "everlasting  conscious punishment".  I remember in Sunday  School how silly we though  Esau was when he gave away  his birthright for a mess of "slaVemern'of��Fai'th  potage. We have refined the  process in Canada. We buy and  cook the potage, feed it to the  multi-national corporations  then we give them our  birthright too and wash the  dishes behind them and call it  doing business.  Where is the sanity in this?  The entire nation should be put  immediately into straight  jackets, but perhaps there is no  need. Perhaps we are sedated to  the point where further  restriction is entirely  unnecessary.  Now those are fine,  traditional beliefs, if you  happen to be a born again  Christian, or any other kind of  Christian for that matter, but  they are also beliefs that have  been at the heart of intolerance  and narrow thinking for  centuries. To me, the word  "liberal" has always implied  tolerance, open mindedness  and a spirit of free enquiry,  AND DEATH SHALL HAVE NO DOMINION  And death shall have no dominion.  Dead men naked they shall be one  With the man in the wind and the west moon;  When their bones are picked clean and the clean bones  gone,  They shall have stars at elbow and foot;  Though they go mad they shall be sane,  Though they sink through the sea they shall rise again;  Though lovers be lost love shall not;  And death shall have no dominion.  And death shall have no dominion.  Under the windings of the sea  They lying long shall not die wlndlly;  Twisting dn racks when sinews give way,  Strapped to a wheel, yet they shall not break;  Faith In their hands shall snap in two,  And the unicorn evils run them through;  Split all ends up they shan't crack;  And death shall have no dominion.  And death shall have no dominion.  No more may gulls cry at their ears  Or waves break loudon theseashores;  Where blew a flower may a flower no more  Lift its head to the blows ot the rain;  Though they be mad and dead as nails,  Heads of the characters hammer through daisies;  Break In the sun till the sun breaks down,  And death shall have no dominion.  Dylan Thomas  while phrases like "original  sin" and "everlasting conscious  punishment" have had  overtones which are frankly  anti-intellectual.  Let's take the idea of original  sin for instance. My  understanding of that idea is  that because of Adam's sin in  the garden of Eden, all  mankind hence-forth was born  in sin, guilt and wickedness and  the task of Christian  civilization is always to  eradicate that sin in man. In  otherwords, people have to be  taught how to be good. The  opposing view of course is that  we are brought into the world  without sin and guilt and that  evil results from exposure to  wickedness in the world.  I've had one or two teachers  in my time who knew the  second I walked into their  classroom that I was sinfull as  hell, and they usually spent a  great deal of time reminding me  of that fact. But, if I had a  choice, and I didn't, I would  have stayed clear of those  people and spent my time in  classrooms where the teacher  knew I was basically good,  decent and honest.  To get back to the subject,  Trinity Western College, I  guess they can call themselves  any damn thing they like.but to  associate the three major  universities in the province  with a 500 student Bible school  seems to be a great disservice to  those universities. A university  ought to be a place in which all  human experience, all human  knowledge and all human  endeavor can be studied,  examined and expanded upon  in a spirit of free and open  enquiry. At a college that  demands a belief in water  baptism and "everlasting  concious punishment", how  free and open could an enquiry  be into Karl Marx, Voltaire,  Montaigne, Sigmund Freud,  Darwin, Islam or Buddhism?  How free would a student feel  to challenge the theory of  creation, the Bible, the  historical development of  Christianity or the notion of  everlasting life?  This is not to say that Bible  colleges do not offer good  programs or have high  academic standards. It has  been claimed in fact that  Trinity Western has very high  standards, that the training the  students receive is of good  quality and that the courses  offered are extremely  demanding. The same could be  said of many other institutes  that offer instruction from a  very narrow perspective. The NEWS ITEM: Sunshine Coast Golf and Country Club seeks part of Cliff  Gilker Park, Roberts Creek, for expansion of the course.  &%&  *���  \       \  A        \*%s  ���A  D'you suppose this means we'll have to take up GOLF?  Coast News, September 4,1979  Letters to the Editor  Rural atmosphere preferred  Editor:  Pardon me if I'm wrong, but  I thought the reason people  chose to live on this Peninsula  was because it is just that, a  surface of land almost  completely 'surrounded by  water and accessable only by  ferry. If one wants all the  conveniences of urban living  and I might add, all the  consequences of doing so, why  are they here?  Sure, go ahead and build the  roads and destroy the few  remaining vestiges of the  beauty, the uniqueness, the  peacefulness and the solitude  and the friendliness of thy  neighbours. Decimate the  wilderness and the wildlife.  Why should my yet unborn  children know that before the  concrete and the scores of  unwanted cats and dogs, there  were centuries-old trees, eagles,  Slings and arrows(cont'd)  Jesuits   were   said   to  have    multitudes of "savages". But to  offered a very demanding  educational program in the  seventeenth century, which  allowed their students to go  into the world and carry out  such exploits as the Inquistion  and   the   Christianizing   of  promote the notion that these  parochial institutions have  anything to do with what a  university is, is ridiculous.  Trinity Western might call  itself a university now, but it's  just another Bible school to me.  deer, bear, cougars and  salmon? You have left so little  of what our grandfathers  fought and worked so hard for,  why leave anything for us, our  children and grandchildren?  I have worked all summer  long in a public-oriented  service and as a result I have  had much contact with the  "touristas". The visitors who  truly appreciate the Sunshine  Coast are few and far between.  To my dismay, it seems that an  alarming proportion of  residents are of like mind.  What will you have to say when  the police news is no longer an  "amusing" mosaic of life in a  small town and changes to the  "charming" aspects of city  dwelling? Why must you  continue to see only as far as  the end of your nose or life  span?  Crump,  Gibsons  (( See our  9 Bargain Shelf I  n for good buys /  �� NDP Bookstore ]  l^mggm_mSm^Stm��mm*MSM  !����������������������������������  CUSTOMER NOTICE  In last ��Nfi Super Valu  Advertisement, Froixo  Qraen Pen were Sited at SO*  Instead ot ST. 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Carmody is theoretically  supposed to be hooktending  both machines in keeping with  the curious economics of this  outfit but he seldom comes  back to the cold-decker. I  determine to ask for a higher  rate when I gain a surer mastery  nl the jiib since I'm doing half  his work anyhow.  Despite our short-handed  situation, the yarding  progresses easily. In a little over  Iwo weeks, Perce and I are  hooking up thc final logs on the  lust road. I feel a certain  satisfaction, tinged with some  apprehension. We will be  working directly with Carmody  for the next few days. I hope my  inexperience won't trip me up.  That night I worry  somemore about the tasks that  must be dealt with next. Up to  this point, I have been involved  solely   with   the   business   of  Pages  from a Life-Log  Peter Trower  pulling logs from the bush, a  relatively simple proposition  when conditions are halfway  sound. Tomorrow however, we  have to hang a skyline between  our tree and the trackside, then  move the donkey some distance  to the next setting over what  looks like some pretty nasty  terrain. It has been several  years since I last worked on a  machine move and then I was a  whistle-punk and not paying  much attention. I can't recall  exactly what a rigging-slingcr's  duties arc supposed to be  during the operation. I'll just  have to play it by ear.  The following morning we  hook onto the cold-decker.  From here it must be pulled  through a jack on the spar-tree  and the end shackled to a  stump some distance behind  the donkey. Carmody sends me  back to notch the stump in  question while he and the  others string line and hang the  jack. The stump is an  enormous, twisty-grained fir  tough as teak. I hack away at it  Announcing  1980 MODE SANSUI  J * D S  i j  G-4700 ������      *���  Pure Power DC Stereo Receiver with Digitally Quartz-  Locked Tuning System  DC Power Amp. 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Carmody seems in some  desperate hurry to get to the  next setting and start cold-  decking once more. Vic figures  they must be behind on the  quota.  Now comes the onerous  business of moving the donkey.  We cut loose the tie-up lines,  hang a moving block on our  first tail-hold stump and  commence. Things go badly  from almost the start. I figure I  should be able to bluff it  through if I really concentrate  but I'm not totally clear on all  the angles and Carmody is  really pushing it. The ground is  extremely rough and the  stumps are numerous. We  constantly have to change our  holds to avoid one obstacle or  another. Carmody is definitely  not a patient man. He charges  about, shouting orders and  looking more like Cagney than  ever but I no longer find the  resemblance even slightly  amusing since much of the  shouting is directed at me. I  might have been able to fake it  out with a man of milder  temperament but Carmody's  hot-headed outbursts get me  rattled and I start making  mistakes and false moves.  None of my blunders are  particularly serious ones but  they slow things up a bit, I  suppose, and the  hooktender takes due note of  them. It is an ordeal all the way  and my nerves and confidence  are both shot by the time we  finally reach the new setting.  Luckily, the weekend  intervenes at this point and I  am able to relax for a bit. That  Sunday, a new man flies into  camp. I don't pay much  attention beyond noting that he  is tall, bald and somewhere  around forty. He comes out  with us to the cold-decker on  Monday morning however and  I begin to get an ominous  feeling. Finally I break down  and ask the guy what he's been  hired to do. "Oh, I'm the new  rigging-slinger," he says  matter-of-factly. That  sonofabitch Carmody has  replaced me without saying a  word!  There is no way out of the  humiliating situation except to  quit. I am as much hurt as  embarrassed. After all those  weeks of slugging it out short-  handed, the bastard owed me a  little better than this. Vic has  had enough of Ox River too���  "Bunch of cheapskate gyppo  creeps!"���and we fly out  together,  "Dammit," I say as the plane  guns towards Campbell River,  "I think I must have picked up  some of Frankie's bum luck  with that hiring-slip."  "Guess you just might have  at that," says Vic. "But what the  hell, there's plenty more camps  on this damn coast!"  And our conversation turns  to booze, broads and bright  lights.  Beach fire  danger  A beach fire which went out  of control and swept into the  bush came close to destroying  the "Castle", a vacant house on  the Merrick property in  Roberts Creek just east of the  creek mouth.  Lt. Bill Walkey of the  Roberts Creek Fire Department said that it was the third  such  incident in a  month.  Bevelled  Mirrors  10% off  Cut Mirror 36x48  Reg. $41.28  Sale Price $31.95  Glass Cleaner  and Rally Wax  Sale Priced  Standing framed full-length mirrors  locally hand crafted  Reg. $360.00      Sale $306.00  886-7359  mm  886-7359  ������'���en  r ����..-*iiii  a ��� W . aa. iai  '.'^  .<.���������������!>��*�������  Summer Suit was one of the paintings that caught the  attention of our reviewer in the current display at the  Fine Arts Centre.  Arts review  by Joan Huestis Foster  A vivid and imaginative  collection of works from  Vancouver is now on display at  the new Sunshine Coast Fine  Arts Centre in Sechelt. Many  Sunshine Coasters who have  become comfortable with our  ubiquitous local seagull and  beach scenes will be unsettled  by the lively irreverence of this  spirited exhibition.  Summer Suit by Cecelia Ohm  deserves a spot of its own  almost anywhere. It is a small  painting of a carefully dressed  man whose head is a bunch of  red flowers. Bent Space is a pen  drawing by Catherine  MacTavish of her bedroom  where the patterned flooring  reverses itself and zings back  out at the viewer, A tense and  misty Bride and Her Father by  Salmon Harris is fearless and  fearful at the same time. Awake  #1 by Bill Featherstone is  harsh, flat and honest. Gary  Lee Novas' study in dimension  is playing a game with  perspective and J. Williams  certainly has some new ideas on  the use of watercolours. There  is a photo-etching called Crazy  Carousel of a Volkswagon by  Irene Smith that I cannot help  but wish she had thought to  stain yellow. Bridge #8 by C.  Hayward is a large sort of  urgent, batik type painting of  beam angles, totally symetrical.  One of the most evocative  and spookiest paintings I have  seen in a long time is the  evocative tragedy The Terminal  City Lawn Bowling Club by  Olga Froelich. It really brought  forth goosebumps and prickled  my scalp. That is reaction. The  action of painting or producing  art is nothing without reaction.  This is a complex show  which has, in many cases,  utilized photography without  trying to imitate it. It is well  worth a trip to Sechelt to think  and feel something about real  creativity and imagination.  There is nothing Deja Vu  about this display and NO���  you will not find anything here  to match your drapes or  carpeting. You may find a  changing thought, a new idea  or some fresh inspiration.  Of course there are the usual  de rigueur, token, sub-art  specimens. These are, usually  intended to shock but after  seeing them for so many years  their effect is rather more  boring that shocking. Perhaps  this lack of emotion was what  the perpetrator intended. One  such is a piece of dirty white on  white screening which I first  saw twenty years ago, another  is a pallid little dangling  something or other behind the  front desk but for the first time  since coming the the Coast I  was able to view eight or nine  art works which are honest,  individually coloured statements of personal thought  processes rather than pretty  drawing room pictures. It is a  rare exhibition, in any city,  where I am enchanted by more  than five paintings. I was at this  one.  It is the function of a  municipal arts centre to inspire  imagination and to provide a  cross section of what is current  in the world of creative art. If  the viewer is unfamiliar with  late twentieth century art  trends this display might  unnerve him but if approached  with an open mind I doubt that  anyone will remain indifferent.  Beginners piano course  There will be a 10 week  intensive piano course given to  adult beginners. The class will  involve not more than four  CLASSIFIED NOTE  Drop off tour Coisl News  Classifieds at Campbell's  Family Shoes k Leather  Goods In down-town Sechelt.  students at once and will cover  the basic elements of theory  and musicianship. Classes will  be one hour per week and will  demand at least one hour of  home practice per day. Classes  will begin the week of Sept. 11.  Please call Susan Elek at 885-  3936.  fH*��**��-fY1If*����Tl"fT����*��������l  by Rae Ellingham  General Notes: Astrologically,  this is probably the most  difficult period of the year. This  week's column offers only  gloom, doom, misery and  disappointments. Impressionable persons who are easily  depressed are advised to stop  reading now.  Everything points to a rotten  week. The Full Moon in moody  Pisces opposes the restrictive  Saturn bringing a heavy dose of  the 'blues'. The mysterious  Neptune squares Venus  bringing trickery and deception  to affairs of the heart. Venus  conjoining Saturn empasizes  that unloved feeling. Finally  the violent Mars squares the  ruthless Pluto invoking a series  of shootings and murders.  A few astrologers have  already packed their bags and  are heading for the hills. Others  are predicting a plague or mass  food-poisoning. Some say that  a well-known politician's wife is  about to meet her match.  ARIES (March 21-April 19)  Accent is on frustrating  health and employment  conditions. Run-down feeling  or lack of confidence could be  holding you back. Where you  perform daily tasks is scene of  deceit and disappointments.  Advice is to spend the next two  weeks in bed, alone. Full Moon  position increases worry and  brings bad dreams. Guard  home against fire and  explosions. April 7 birthdays  should avoid arguments.  TAURUS (April 20-May 20)  Social life is the dreariest for  years. Advice is to curtail  pleasures and amusements till  mid-September. Romance  starting now will end with tears  and deception. Looks like  small child needs extra care and  reassurance. Full Moon points  to old acquaintance as source  of mid-week disappointment.  Avoid work scene bully.  GEMINI (May 21-June 21)  Domestic life is a drag for the  next few weeks. Looks like  there's a conflict between  commitment to household  obligations and the desire for  personal success. Search for  happy medium will be tiring.  Meanwhile, it's the wrong time  to start home renovations or  decorating. Don't sign any  land, rental or real-estate  agreements till mid-September.  Dinner party at your place will  be a flop.  CANCER (June 22-July 22)  Expect disappointing  messages from near and far.  Local correspondence, phone-  calls and trips aggravate latest  bout of depression. Realize that  regular companions won't be in  the mood for your casual visits.  Advice is to spend more time at  home during the next few  weeks. Full Moon says person  at a distance needs your love  and reassurance. July 10  birthdays may be picked on  without warning.  LEO (July 23-Aug.22)  Accent is on frustrating  financial conditions during the  next two weeks. Looks like  shared venture may have to be  scrapped through shortage of  funds. Ignore accusations of  being over-cautious or mean.  It's the wrong time to purchase  expensive   major   items.  ( See our ]  j     Bargain Shelf      )  for good buys  NOP Bookstore  i  Clothing bought now will soon  lose its original appeal. Hide  your cash and wait.  VIRGO (Aug.23-Sept.22)  For many of you, the next  two weeks could be the most  difficult period of the year. The  Sun, Mercury and Venus,  poorly aligned with Saturn in  your sign, bring frustrations  and loss of confidence.  Unfortunately, those close to  you will be feeling the strain  and unable to offer much  support. Virgos surviving  upcoming trend should receive  'strength and endurance'  medal; especially those born  around September 10.  LIBRA (Sept.23-Oct.23)  Prepare to find yourself  alone, isolated and having to  face recent wrong moves.  Now's the time to take stock  and analyse true position.  Believe that present trapped  feeling is only temporary.  Advice is to seek out persons  worse off than yourself and  offer comfort. Realize that  lingering health upset may be  linked to prolonged stress. Oct.  11 birthdays should avoid  argument with superior.  SCORPIO (Oct.24-Nov.22)  What you've been aiming at  is now subject to delays beyond  your control. Looks like you'll  have to draw up new list of  objectives, hopes and wishes.  Meanwhile, passing sadness is  linked to the affairs of dear  friend or acquaintance. Those  involved with community or  group activities face heavier  responsibilities. Social life will  be disappointing.  SAGITTARIUS (Nov.23-  Dec.21)  Your career, position or  public standing now becomes  clouded with doubts and  disappointments. Person in  authority may have bad news  regarding your chances of gain  or promotion. A few of you  may simply have to make a  fresh start. Gloomy domestic  conditions reflect present  frustrations. Anyone born  around Dec. 10 receives the  hardest blow.  CAPRICORN (Dec.22- Jan.19)  Personal beliefs and life  philosophy will be tested  during the next few weeks.  Others will expect you to take a  stand regarding controversial  issue. Have ready facts, figures  and proof. Meanwhile, longdistance message or event far  away may be source of anxiety.  It's the wrong time to arrange  educational matters or begin  extended journey. Jan. 8  birthdays may have to fight  with loved one.  AQUARIUS (Jan.20-Feb.18)  Expect financial gloom  during the first half of this  month. Close associate may  ask to dip into your own  private funds. Make sure you  get a signed receipt.  Meanwhile, bad news is linked  to insurance, taxes, alimony  and forgotten debts. Stay away  from money lender who'll be  feeling cruel and mean. Buy  nothing new till mid-Sept.  PISCES (Feb.I9-Mar.20)  Relations with other people  have never been worse. Full  Moon in your sign finds you  moody, sensitive and prone to  tears. Seems no one understands you. Loved one appears  cold, ruthless and unsympathetic. What a terrible week!  Realize that person closest to  you is probably suffering twice  as much. Pisces born March 4  experiences strongest Full  Moon effects. Bookman's Corner  Arms trade running amok  by John Moore  If you want a good laugh and  a good cry, don't waste your  money or your time pawing  through racks of historical  romances or tearjerk  melodrama. Just go out and get  yourself a copy of the Coronet  paperback edition of Anthony  Sampson's The Arms Bazaar.  Originally published by  Hodder & Stoughton Ltd. in  1977, this book may well be a  prime source for future  historians as they huddle in the  radioative afterglow of  mineshaft and bunker,  composing their accounts of  the events leading up to World  War III. In itself, it is not about  nuclear war. Sampson touches  on the subject to point out that  the nuclear "deterrent", far  from having made conventional weapons obsolete, has if  anything increased their  proliferation. Ihe Arms Bazaar  is the most current detailed  account of that grimmest of all  by-products of the Industrial  Revolution, the arms trade.  The book begins with a  description of the 1973-76  Battle of Beirut, a civil war  which, despite extensive media  coverage, nobody really  understands. There were too  many players on the program;  Lebanese Christian Falangists,  Lebanese Moslems, The  Palestine Liberation Organization, (Lebanon was an  important base for their raids  against Israel), plus divisions of  the regular Syrian and Israelis  armies. The Lebanese were  further divided into factions  and private armies loyal to  individuals, but for the sake of  simplicity (7), call it a five-way  shootout, reminiscent of the  final scenes of Hie Good, The  Bad and The Ugly, with extras.  When the dust settled, the  most modern and cosmopolitan city of the Mideast was a  shattered ruin in which  makeshift bazaars offered an  astonishing variety of  weaponry. One of the most  interesting aspects of the  Conflict was that it shed tight on  an enormous but hitherto  largely unknown variable of  the arms race; the Soviet arms  trade. The "merchants of  death" of the Western world  have been the subject of a  number of well-researched  exposes. George Thayer's The  War Business has even been  used as a manual for  entrepreneurs in the trade, but  the deadly wheelings and  dealings behind the Iron  Curtain have mostly been a  matter* of speculation. The  Lebanese conflict, however,  was carried on, in the beginning  at least, almost exclusively with  Soviet material. That the PLO  was Soviet-armed was common  knowledge, but when the  Christians started shooting  back with the same Kalashni-  kov rifles, heads began to be  scratched.  As it turned out the Soviet  Union had sold the rifles to  Bulgaria, doubtlessly as part of  a diplomatic and economic  exchange to cement "friendly"  relations between allies. But at  the beginning of the Lebanese  conflict the Christians had a  great deal of money and not  enough guns. The Bulgarian  State trading agency, Texim,  weighed the huge potential  profit, (in highly negotiable  foreign currency, no doubt)  against the obvious embarrassment to Moscow and, with the  pragmatism that has character  ized arms-dealers since the 19th  Century, decided to apologize  all the way to the bank. In  doing so they demonstrated  once again what G.B. Shaw  called, in Major Barbara, "the  faith of the Armourer: to give  arms to all men who offer an  honest price for them, without  respect of persons or  principles".  The Lebanese conflict  revealed that Moscow had no  more control over the final  disposition of its lethal exports  than Washington, London, or  Paris. Sampson reveals in  horrifying detail the extent to  which arms have been the hard  currency of diplomacy in this  century. Diplomats looking for  a flat surface on which to sign  their treaties and pacts have  apparently found a case of  rifles or ammunition to be most  convenient for the purpose.  Henry Kissinger, who was  awarded the Nobel Peace Prize  largely on the strength of his  having "brought peace" to the  Mideast, cemented the "Peace"  with an enormous arms deal to  both sides. If settling one  dispute by promising the  combatants bigger and better  tools to destroy each other in  the next round seems ironic, it  is an irony that Alfred Nobel,  the inventor of dynamite, and a  founding father of the modern  arms industry, himself a livelong pacifist, could well  appreciate.  The Arms Bazaar is a  fascinating history of the  modern arms industry,  containing thumbnail biographies of such luminaries as  Sir Basil Zaharoff, the  archetypal early 20th Century  "merchant of death", and Sam  Cummings, the American  independent entrepreneur who  parlayed a few cases of  antiquated rifles into a multi-  million dollar enterprise called  Interarms. But these are the  high-profile small-fry. The  book gets more engrossing as  Sampson unveils the web of  intrique, influence-peddling,  fat "commissions" to mysterious agents for unspecified  services, small fortunes and  large ones in outright bribes to  government figures, slush  funds, Swiss bank accounts, ex-  officers on the payroll of  private arms firms, diplomats  and even Presidents and Prime  Ministers who acted as  unofficial salesmen for the  same private firms, etc. ad  nauseum.  Scandal and corruption have  always been a part of the arms  business. The post World War  I revelations that British  soldiers were mowed down in  the millions by machine guns  produced in Germany under a  British patent which enriched  Vickers, just as German  soldiers were blown to bits by  3E  -Jg"  3C  Gibsons United Church  launches Its Sunday  school on Sunday  Sept. 9/79 9:30 a.m. -  11:00 a.m. in the  Fellowship room with  breadfast being served  on The Good Ship  Glory. Children and  parents are welcome.  Teachers training  starts Sat. Sept. 8/79  9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.  Open to any interested  parties.  Phone   886-2333  V.H.F./  RADIO TELEPHONE  Coast Guard/B.C. Tel/Ship to Ship  M  f,  DIAMOND T.V. & RADIO  Sunnycrest Plaza  25 Years     886-7215     Repairs*  Experience Sales ��� Service  TELEVISION SERVICE  OUR SPECIALITY  the millions by shells and fuses  made in Britain under a patent  which enriched Krupp, have  been superseded by the  disgrace of Prince Bernhard of  the Netherlands for accepting  literally millions in bribes.  Governments in Japan and  West Germany have been  recently toppled by similar  scandals as the desperate  salesmanship of the arms  companies exaggerates every  minor crisis into a major threat  in the attempt to keep the  orders and the guns and money  flowing. Many a politician has  been faced with the dilemma of  favouring disarmament and  arms control in principle while  having to represent people  whose jobs depend on arms  manufacture.  The Arms Bazaar is more  than just a history. It confronts  us with the essential moral and  ethical questions raised by the  traffic in weapons. In spite of  scandals, the arms dealers stick  to their principles: that the  proliferation of weapons is a  deterrent; that "if we don't sell  arms to whoever wants them,  someone else will, and that  arms forge alliances, making  the buyer militarily and  economically dependent on the  seller; and that a healthy arms  industry is vital in case of war".  While it may be true that  people and not guns start wars,  the Lebanese conflict boldly  illustrates that the attempt by  Western or Soviet governments  to control whose fingers wind  up on the triggers has been  ludicrously and tragically  unsuccessful. As the superpowers exert pressure on their  allies to by "standardized"  weapons for NATO or the  Warsaw Pact, keeping their  arms industries in high gear,  these allies, to keep their own  arms industries in business or  offset their balance of  payments, turn and sell  weapons to the revolutionaries  and paranoid status-seeking  dictators of the impoverished  Third World.  Here the arms race assumes  its most tragic aspect.  Countries whose people are  desperately in need of medical,  educational or agricultural aid  have their meagre treasuries  steadily depleted by the  purchase   of  secondhand  Coast News. September 4,1979  Weather L<*2Kf^  A dry August was reported  this year with only 3.02 cms. as  compared to last year's record  rainfall of 12.73 cm and the  18-year average for August of  3.81 cm. The driest year was  1974 which only recorded 0.30  cm.  As of September 1st we are  24.16 cm behind last year's  rainfall at this time of the year.  We could be in for a wet fall  and winter with 9.3 inches of  rainfall to catch up with last  year's below average total of 47  inches.  Children at play in the play area In Cliff Gilkdr Park. This part of the park is sought by  the golf club.  weapons. The situation has  been summed up eloquently by  General Moshe Dyan of Israel:  "the only solution is not to give  us more arms for our security,  but to give us more security so  we can have less arms". Experts  from the military industrial  complex have stated that a halt  in the manufacture of arms  would bring the capitalist  Western economic structure to  its knees. Sampson points out  that "experts" said the same  thing about the Slave Trade in  the 19th century, but it was  abolished. A growing number  of scientists and technicians are  devoting themselves to finding  a way of re-tooling industry  towards peacefully profitable  ends, but the arms industry and  its powerful lobby is well  entrenched worldwide.  There are some hilarious  moments in The Arms Bazaar;  the Lockheed executives  junketing around the world  with suitcases full of money,  cheerfully filling the pockets of  every con-artist who even looks  like he might have an "in" with  the brother-in-law of the tailor  who sews the royal monogram  on the underwear of the local  despot. You'll laugh 'til you  throw up. As one arms dealer  put it in an uncharacteristically  candid moment, ''Gentlemen,  we are in a hell of a business".  That may not just be The  Understatement of The  Century, it could very well be  its epitaph. All for now.  --&%-,  NOTICE BOARD  886-2822 V"  Qerdeti Club  September 5.7:30 p.m. Sechelt Garden Club at St. Hilda's Hall.  Subject: Grqwing flgt end soil testing.  Fanner's Market  Sundy, September 9,12 - 2 p.m. Roberts Creek behind Ihe Post  Ollice. Produce, cratts. home baking, Ilea market. 686-9609 lor  informalion. ��36  Coming Events  Meeting ol weavers end spinners In Arts Council Bldg.,  Seehelt, Monday September 10,2 p.m. Bring lepeslriasand other  work or spinning wheels. ��36  Coming Events  Elves Club: General meeting Sept. 16,1979 at 8 p.m. Home ot  L.B. MacDonald, Orange Rd. & Hwy. 101. #37  SUNSHINE COAST ARTS COUNCIL  Monthly meeting on the 3rd Tuesday ol every month starting  in September. tfn  BARGAIN EARN  The Bargain Barn ol the Pender Harbour Health Clinic Auxiliary  la open on Thursday and Saturday afternoons Irom 1:00 until  330 (MESONS UNITED CHURCH TFN'  Launches its' Sunday School on Sunday, Sept. 9/79,9:30 a.m. -  11:00 a.m. In the Fellowship Room wilh breakfast being served on  "Tha Qood Ship Qlory". Children and parents are welcome.  Teachers' training starts Sat. Sept. 8/79 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Open to  any Interested parties. Phone Ht-2113. .36  SWAP MEET AND CRAFT FAIR  Firsl Saturday ol every month at Madeira Park Community Hall,  10.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m. Call SS3-92M or 663*9375 lor table bookings  or arrive before 1000a.m.  WOMEN'S AGLOW FELLOWSHIP  Meels every third Tuesday of Ihe month at Harmony Hall In Qlbsons.  Ladies of all ages welcome. Phone 866-7426 for Information.  SUNSHINE LAPIDARY 8 CRAFTS CLUB  Cub meets 1st Wednesday every month at 7:30 p.m. For Inlormatlon phone 86S-237S or 6864204. tfn  PARENTS WITHOUT PARTNERS INC  Are you a single parent? Divorced? Wldowsd? Separated? Never  Married? P.W.P. Is an international non-profit, non-iectarlan.  educational organization devoted to the welfare and interests of single parents and their children. A chapter Is now being co-ordinated  on ths Sunshine Coest. For informalion please phone Gordy et 886-  7421 or Lily at 686-9337.  FENCER HARBOUR LIBRARY HOURS  Tueeday end Thursday 1.30 to 3.30 p.m. Saturday 1.30 to 4.00 p.m.  We have enlarged the library and have edded a number ol new book.  ELPHINSTONE AERIAL CLUB  Meeting every second Wednesday of the month et 6 p.m., at the Wilson Creek Club House.  NOW RECRUITING  . ROYAL CANADIAN ARMY CADETS  Will parade Monday, 7���9 p.m. at Sechelt Elementary for training  In: Search & Rescue; First Aid; Msp Using; Communications; Wster  Safely; Marksmanship; etc. Interested males snd females aged 13  to 18 apply lor further inlormatlon lo: G.Banyay 883*9012;  R.Summerfield885-2160; T.Goddard886-2658.  WESTERN WEIGHT CONTROLLERS  Meet every Thursday at 10:00 a.m. Everyone welcome. For registration phone 885-9386.  ROBERTS CREEK HOSPITAL AUXILIARY  Every 2nd Mondey-Roberts Creek Hospital Auxiliary, 11 a m  SI.Aldan's Hall.  THRIFT SHOP  Every Friday, 1-3 p.m. Thrift Shop, Gibsons United Church baaement.  AL-ANON MEETING  Evsry Thursdsy In Gibsons st 8:00 p.m. For Information call 886.-  9569 or 886-9037.  Winter courses  Summer is drawing to a  close, and the warm and lazy  days have had their chance to  rejuvenate and refresh us once  more. With our summer store  of energy topped right up,  we're ready to embark on fall  endeavours with renewed  enthusiasm.   >.  It is in response to the many  and varied interests of the  residents of the Sunshine Coast  that the Centre for Continuing  Education is offering its Fall  Programme. From bridge to  bookkeeping, dancing to dog  obedience, to a multitude of  curiosities. The complete  programme will arrive in your  home mid September but as  sneak preview, over the next  few weeks we will give you  some glimpses of what's to  come.  Drop off vour Coasl Mews  Classifieds al Campbell's  Family Shoes k Leather  Goods In down-town Sechelt.  YOUR CHANCES AT 6000 FORTUNE  For winning numbers ask your lottery retailer,  your nearest branch of Canadian Imperial Bank  ot Commerce or write to:  WESTERN CANADA LOTTERY FOUNDATION  1 Lakeview Square  Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 3H8  CENTRE  HARDWARE & GIFTS  PENDER HARBOUR CENTER      ooinniil  MADEIRAPARK OOJ-"yi<T  Gibsons Public  TO?!  vary  Tuesday 2-4p.m.  Wednesday 2-4p.m.  Thursday 2-4 & 7-9pm.  Saturday 2-4 p.m.  886-2130  al  Is now serving PENDERHARBOUR  asdroooff for  ItMMt  Classified Advertisements  Deadline 1.00 p.m. Fridays  Classifieds should be prepaid and pre-written.  mation ir Classified Ad sectior  mwsts  Jlm^mmy^mmmmimllAMmrimmiimtkmiM  (Aafliirwif tktt lim twm't frt lim fa Mtfat���mlAt lie/ m't lauituqwu//  "JhmmclAmtlimamin'temmmlemAtlm^  M,iwnlm^k^tk&%A$a,iLwi<im. SmlhUikAmtA^rmimWmm%t  iMth*tm^imm%m.u^uwfat^mm%tio<iL %Afa...4itm^tfoimfk..*tmtliM SLua  mfoimmmHtmlfmmu^m^  onlt/taa aiUa fmuteam. ���Jk.wttk 3 m fuiitia mmltuoit^fodiAmUlci/e..  If your child is skipping breakfast try giving him  a Fruit Blender Drink  6 oz. frozen orange juice 2 tablespoons milk  1/2 banana powder or yogurt  handful frozen unsweetened      2 tablespoons wheat germ  strawberries or blueberries       honey to taste  Blend well in a blender or with a hand mixer.  Complete breakfast with a muffin, bun or toast.  As your child rushes out through the door,  thrust into his hot little hand a breakfast in a bag.  Cottage cheese & canned fruit (in a  plastic container!)  bread, orackers or a muffin  <        or  dried fruit like raisins, prunes or apricots  hard boiled eggs or nut bread, crackers or muffin  SCHOOL  BUS  STOP  Remember...Breakfast doesn't have to be orange juice, cereal and toast.  Why not try Cheese Munchlfj  3/4 lbs. Cheddar chees, grated tinely  1/2 Ib. butter or margarine  1 cup silted enriched Hour  1/8 teaspoon salt  Blend all ingredients together with pastry blender or lingers till smooth. Roll  Into 24 small balls and place on cookie sheet. Bake at 350 F for 10 minutes.  For lunches, try as sandwich fillings:  Minced ham, chopped pickle, onion, green pepper, mustard and mayonnaise.  or  Peanut butter, grated carrots, chopped dates, mayonnaise.  For vegetable snacks, why not try raw turnip sticks, Broccoli, cauliflower.  Make up in a small container Vegetable Dip  4 oz. plain yogurt f J/2 labiespoon swget picMe rmh  2 tablespoons mayonnaise  If you want more sound nutritional ideas for your school kid. don't forget to ask at  tithe Public Health Unit.  Hava A Nutritious School Yaari  KEN'S  LUCKY DOLLAR  FOODS LTD.  Free Delivery Hour*  to the Wharf 9���6 Dally  fl���7 Fridav  WHATEVER YOUR NEEDS -    io-5Sundiy  GOWER POINT RD., GIBSONS  886-2257  UlV////IU'iiu(/A 6.  Coast News, September 4,1979  Tagging to discover  Mystery of Monarch migration  by Maryanne West  Fran, sorting the mail on a  day in January asked, "Who do  you know in Sault Ste. Marie?"  At that time no one, nor did the  name Kcndrick ring any bells. I  expected it to be another letter  from someone upset by the  triviality of CBC AM radio but  Eva Kendrick had seen my  name in the University of  Toronto's annual Monarch  Butterfly Migration Report. In  fact she had friends on the  Sunshine Coast and had  intended to get in touch when  she visited, but then thought 1  might consider her a crazy old  lady to be chasing butterflies. I  suppose not too many  grandmothers in their seventies  go around with a butterfly net  catching and tagging  Monarchs, but many may wish  they could.  Now she had taken her  courage in both hands and  decided to write. I was, needless  to say, amused at the thought  that I might write someone else  off as crazy! And as for  chronological age, when people  share an interest or a hobby  neither age, gender or other  impediment have any  importance. So this summer on  a trip west Eva and a daughter  dropped by to talk butterflies  and alter her return home she  mailed some to me.  It has been. i excellent year  for Monarchs in Sault Ste.  Marie and Eva Anally ran out  ROMAN  CATHOLIC SERVICES  Rev. Angelo De Pompa,  Parish Priest  Times of Muses  Saturday, 5.00 p.m.  St. Mary's, Gibsons  Saturday eve. 7.30 p.m.  St. Andrews (Anglican)  Pender Harbour  Regular Sunday Maaaei  9.00 a.m. Our Lady of Lourdes|  Church, Sechelt Indian Reserve  10 a.m. Holy Family Church,  Sechelt  12.00 Noon St. Mary's Church,  Gibsons  Confessions before Mass.  Phone: 885*9526 or 885-5201  GLAD TIDINGS TABERNACLE  Gnwcr Point K.*;t.l  Phnne 88fi*26(i0  Siin.ln\ School -9:45a.m.  Worship Service ��� 11:00a.m.  Revival* 7:00p.m.  Bible Study -Weil. 7.30 p.m.  Pastor Nitncv Dvkes  9:30a.m. -St.John's  Davis Hay  11:15a.m. .Gibsons  HHt--2.Ul  GIBSONS PENTECOSTAL  CHURCH  Hightwiy \ Martin  Sunday Schiuii 9:4:  Miirniiig Worship 11:00  Kvi'iiing Fellowship 7:00  Bible Study Wednesday    7:30  l-tisior'IVi Bondie  886-71117 in 88(1-9482  Al'lilinlei with Ihe  Pentecostal \sscniblles ni  Canada  SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST  CHURCH  Sahhalli School Sill.. 10 a.m.  Hour of Worship Sat., II n'.m.  St.John's United Church  Davis Bay  Pastor C.Drieberg  Everyone Welcome  Eor Information phone:  8859750or 883*27.16  of tags so she sent some out to  me.  I put the First consignment of  several females in a breeding  cage and they obligingly laid  some eggs on the milkweed  leaves. The butterflies which  Ian photographed were from  those eggs. The next  consignments arrived when we  had a houseful of visitors so I  just tagged and released them  expecting some would lay eggs  on the milkweed in the garden,  it's the only food plant  favoured by this species and it  doesn't grow wild along the  Coast. For some reason this  doesn't seem to have happened  or perhaps something has eaten  the caterpillars while they were  still tiny. Ian and I looked but  couldn't Find a one.  When I First told Ian about  the tagged Monarchs I'd  released he said he'd like to get  some photographs so we  arranged that I'd let him know  when the remaining Five pupa  which were hanging from the  lid of the breeding cage were  ready for the butterflies to  emerge.  The pupa changes from a  ��  SUNSHINE  KITCHENS  FINE CABINETS  886-9411 Gibsons  translucent blue-green to a  rather dull opaque blue-gray as  the butterfly develops inside;  then to black as you can see the  black body and black wing  markings through the  transparent skin. There may  still be 24 hours or so before  anything happens.  Cooler weather had slowed  down the process and these  pupa were taking their time.  Eventually, one evening one  butterfly had safely emerged.  Next morning three more were  already black. I phoned Ian.  Having a few other things to  do he asked, "How long?"  "Could be a matter of  minutes or several hours," I  told him. It's as impossible to  predict accurately as the onset  of any birth process, everything  is apparently ready but you still  have to wait for whatever  triggers the action. In the case  of an emerging butterfly it's all  over in a matter of seconds. We  forgot to time it, Ian was too  busy with the camera and I was,  as usual, spellbound.  Anyway we agreed that I'd  keep a close watch and Ian  would come out at lunchtime  prepared to stay if by then  nothing had happened.  I looked at them every half  hour or so and nothing was  happening; then I became  involved in some project and  forgot them for awhile and  when I looked again one was  Ion the Beautiful Sunshine Coast at Gower Point  ��� Guestrooms (BreakfastIncluded)  * D'nlng Room   886-9033    fiSMUi  out, wings already extended  and another had just emerged.  Ian dropped everything to  spend the next hour plus  chrysalis watching. Nature  photography requires a high  degree of patience and I suspect  one is rarely rewarded as  quickly. You will have seen  Ian's excellent sequence of  pictures in last week's paper.  We'd been watching that initial  V shaped crack for quite  sometime, wondering if it was  our imagination, before the  butterfly began to push her way  out and then struggle to And a  sure footing on the remaining  pupal skin so that the wings can  hang free as they expand.  Next morning I gently  removed the soft scales from a  small patch on the forewing,  fixed a tag No. A 22993 to the  membrane and off she went.  Monarch populations in  Ontario travel the eastern  flyway to Mexico for the  winter; western populations  overwinter along the California  coast in places like Pacific  Grove where for many years'  they have been a tourist  attraction.  As a result of the  perseverance and dedicated  help of many people like Eva  Kendrick who year after year  tag hundreds of butterflies,  Professor Fred Urquhart, who  has spent a lifetime studying  Monarchs, has been able to  contribute a great deal to our  knowledge of their life cycle,  the amazing distances they fly  and where the populations  migrate to. We still do not  know how such an apparently  simple creature, without the  intelligence of more highly  evolved animals, navigates  successfully a journey of  thousands of miles, a journey  which most probably was not  undertaken by its immediate  forbears, but by the generation  before them.  The purpose of butterfly  transfers from east to west is  that it may perhaps produce  some data to fit a pattern which  may lead us to find out how  these insects navigate.  Carefree gardening  by Sandy Loam  Developing and planning to  create the MOST possible  garden on a small rocky lot  with little maintenance is a tall  order. One of the most  charming I have visited  surrounds the Porpoise Bay  home of Mike and Rita Sober.  Their garden has been designed  to utilize every inch to best  advantage considering sun,  shade and exposures. Mike had  to truck in soil and they have  used gravel, both fine and drain  rock, to segregate their  planting areas. They have not  one blade of grass which  immediately removes one  enormous burden. Their theme  is Japanese Canadian but is not  rigidly enforced.  The house I approached by  cobbled walks through an  exquisite Azalea, Rhododendron, fern and heather rockery  past a delightful reflecting  gold-fish pond and the entry is  brilliant with berried  Pyracantha climber. To the  side, square sections have been  left open in the cement patio to  accomodate plump everbloom-  ing roses and a grape vine  clambers its way along the  siding. This garden is full of  exciting little surprises in  sections most of us would  consider nether areas and  probably neglect. An example  is a two foot wide stretch  behind a storage shed. In most  gardens this area would be  tidied twice a year and ignored.  In the Sober garden over the  inevitable pebbles there are  about eight half barrels  growing vigorous tomatoes,  strawberries, grapes and in the  protective southern exposure  English Cucumbers. Imagine  thatl! Behind the shed!!! This is  another garden that sent me  home determined to try harder  and stop being lazy.  The back garden is business  like, with rows of square  boxed-in vegetable planters  surrounded by gravel. Again  no encroaching weeds or  grasses. The northern exposure  with a magnificent, absolutely  breath-taking view of the  Sound inlet is taken up by a  sundeck and tub garden  containing tuberose Begonias  in flaming oranges and  shattering pinks. Another  section north of the driveway is  a compact orchard with well-  nruned fruit trees heavily laden  Alyssum. As the Coles, the  Sobers are plagued more with  self seeded flowers than with  weeds. Lucky souls. I know it  took hard work and forethought but having done it all  correcdy from scratch, it now  A view of the Sober garden in Sechelt.  with fruit. They have four apple    seems almost effortless  trees, one pear, one cooking  cherry and three scattered  plums. Anyplace where you  might expect to see a foot of  wasted space you will find a full  strawberry barrel with fat little  shoots trying to root in the  pebbles.  In the rockery, salal and fern  mix with marguerites and all  blend beautifully with native  Broom and perennial yellow  and  incredibly beautiful. I don't  make notes as I admire gardens  like the Sobers', I just try to  curb the small green envy  molecules that start clustering  about my head like fruit flies.  Indoors? More lovely original  modern oil paintings. Some  people work very hard but in  the end they do seem to have  the best of all possible world.  Happy Gardening.  Propane tank fixed  The propane tank at Roberts  Creek which was reported  leaking last week has been  repaired.  Clint Mason of Canadian  Propane told the Coast News  that the tank had been emptied  of its propane liquid, the  vapour gas had been burnt off  and the faulty gauge replaced.  After the replacement of the  pressure gauge the tank was  repressurized and found to be  fault free.  Q  PICK*N WIN  MATCH THE MERCHANT   WITH THE STORE  Q  J&C  ELECTRONICS  Radio/haek  authorized Sales Centre  You Just  Can't Beat  Macleod's  Sechelt  CREST SEWING CENTRE  8 Built In Stiches  * Zig zag stitch  * Triple step zig zag stitch     R      .���. nn  * Blind hem stitch Meg' *W9'����  * Eiast.c bimd stitch   Soecial $499.  * Triple lock stitch        wkbwibi tp^w.  * Overcast stitch C.W. Carrying Case  * Buttonholes  Also 18 additional stitches  See Us For  Specials   on  Sangster boats  MARIN* C=LI "���-  YOUR SPORTS & MARINESPEaAUSTS  TRAIL BAY SPORTS  SECHELT-  885-2512  GIBSONS -   886-8020  )QQQQQQQQQ  Wm$50.00  The winner of last week's  PIck'N'WIn Conteit was Ron  Huggins who matched Ruti  Baker's picture with Crest  Sewing Centre. The prize may  be picked up at the Coast  News office.  Merchants from all localities  _jm-fjm.   on the Sunshine Coast are  in wish   be|nB(eatured|nPICK'N'WIN  Last  week's  winner m  addition to the Sechelt  Tom Parish. merchants with whom this  feature started. Shop locally.  You could be $50 richer.  1. Send your entries to the COAST NEWS,  Box 460, Gibsons.  2. The winner of the $50 gift certificate will  be drawn from the correct entries. The  gift certificate will be redeemable for  merchandise at this week's selected  merchant.  3. Families of employees of the COAST  NEWS or participating merchants are  ineligible.  The winner must answer a skill testing  question.  Facial Cleansing  Make Up Application  Hand&FootCare  Eyebrow Shaping  Fashion Jewelry  88W813  Tim-Sat. 10*5  CAMpbell's shoes  ��� ��m��J     I CATUrn r\f\A-\r*AA*\  LEATHER GOODS  roonvJZcceht)  In the Heart of Sechelt  885-9345 885-2912 Coast News Feature  Fiction corner  "Snow" Part IV  by L.R. Peterson  'H  Mechanically, he began to  disentangle himself. After the  first sharp pain, a strange  warmth had flooded the region  about his ankle. It did not hurt  too much to try to move the  foot, but the foot would not  move. His mind flew circles  about the arms and legs that  began to crawl slowly up the  bank. He must not become  alarmed. He had never been  confronted with exactly this  situation before, but it was  merely something that must be  considered as part of the day's  experience. It was he alone,  against the predicament that  had already asserted itself, and  against whatever complications that might invite  themselves from here on in.  He reached the top of the  bank at last. Again he tried the  injured limb. The ankle  appeared not to be broken, but  it would not bear his weight.  One ski had broken when he  had fallen against it, and he had  dragged the longer part of it  with him up the slope. With his  toque as padding, it made a  passable crutch.  Slowly, he started out. The  snow was falling faster now, the  flakes scurrying like startled  geese among the upper trees,  and settling like quiet moths in  the calmer air below. Again his  mind darted before and after  him, nudging him with  thoughts. He would at least not  lose his way before dark. How  far to the cabin? What speed  could he maintain through the  deepening snow? Idly he  thought, "Supper will have to  be a bit late," and he smiled  sardonically to himself. Deeper  than this surface flippancy, a  suspicion of a doubt attempted  to assert itself, but he would not  listen yet.  Now the warmth had left his  foot again, and the pain  returned. It was a throb this  time that sent long streamers of  torture upwards with each  bump and jar. The temperature  was dropping rapidly. The  flakes of snow were finer, and  the new layer was deceptively  soft and fluffy over the old.  Finally, the makeshift crutch  became unmanageable. Just as  darkness closed in, he  abandoned it, leaving it  sticking like a soldier's rifle  from a drift. He reasoned the  direction he must crawl, and  continued on his way.  Now, gradually, his  conception of the situation  changed. Relative proportions  readjusted, and all factors of  his plight shifted, so that some  of the old were lost to view, and  some of the new exposed.  Doubts and questions that had  been buried deep lay bared at  the surface of his mind. "If" lay  side by side with "When", and  "Defeat" loomed up from  nowhere to overshade  "Success". He accepted them,  and did not care. Fear was still  submerged.  Now his thoughts began to  trick his mind. "Has this  catastrophe really befallen  you?" they whispered. "Is it  really you inching your way  towards a goal you cannot  reach, or is it someone else?"  Someone else? But he was  alone!  Then the setting changed,  and there were a thousand  figures crawling towards a  limitless horizon. It changed  again, and there was only one.  Idly he glanced at the figure,  certain that he would recognize  himself, but he saw instead a  woman. But it was absurd!  How could a woman come to  pit herself against these  elements? What could be the  urge within her that might  impel her on when reason  showed how futile was her  case? Then he knew her  thoughts. She was hoping for  help. She was not attempting to  reach a goal herself, but she was  keeping on until someone  stronger than she might find  her.  Between twinges of pain that  brought him back to earth, he  seemed to be floating over the  snow. Even in the dark he  recognized here and there a tree  along the way he had travelled  so often, and he was able to  gauge the distance still to go. It  was a long way.  He realized suddenly that far  back in time he had rejected the  possibility of reaching home.  He, alone, was finally to lose  against the elements he had  won against for so long. But,  suppose���suppose there could  be help. He would need then to  reach only to where he could  call his cabin. His tired mind  tried to determine why he could  expect help from there, but it  couid not decide.  He didn't know when or  where he began to call. The first  cry startled him. Was that his  voice calling for help? He had  never needed anybody's, help  before; he had never needed  anyone at all. But he needed  someone now. He knew that he  cried out again and again as he  crawled, but his voice did not  reach his ear.  Then it seemed that he was  no longer moving. Slowly, later  still, there came the realization  that hands were touching him,  and that he was moving  mechanically through a  darkness. Just before all  consciousness was lost in a void  of sleep, he felt the warmth of  home and, far away yet near,  there was the sound of a  woman's voice.  Teen centres  This summer two teen  centres have been run by two  workers sponsored by the  Wilson Creek Community  Association and given a grant  by Young Canada Works. The  teen centre has had supervised  trips to lakes, Vancouver and  other areas. They've had  barbeques, canoe trips, hikes  and sports days. The most  successful of these activities  have been the barbeques at  different lakes and the sports  days with up to IS to 20 teens  taking part. The teen workers  feel that the summer activities  have been successful and that  winter activities would be even  better attended.  The teen workers wish to  express their total thanks to the  Wilson Creek Family Centre  and the different community  workers including the Pender  Harbour Community Association, the School Board, and the  school principals who have  allowed us the use of their  facilities and equipment.  The workers would also like  to bring to your attention the  fact that a survey is being taken  in order to assess the attitudes  of people towards various  aspects of recreation including  establishing permanent teen  programs. Should you wish to  include your opinion please  note the questionnaires are  available from the Wilson  Creek Day Care Centre. Please  ask for April at 885-2721.  The workers extend their  special thanks to Ruby Lake  Restaurant for donating ice  cream on a hot day.  CLASSIFIED NOTE  Drop off vour Coast News  Classifieds al Campbell's  Family Shoes k Leather  Goods In down-town Sechelt.  Freshasa DAISY!  Peninsula Cleaners  & Laundry  ALTERATIONS  & REPAIRS  Sachalt   9.30-5.30 Weekdays  Gibsons 9.00-5.30 Weekdays     m  Saturday 10.30-5.30 (Both Stores)  | WHARF ROAD  With 1521 GOWER PT.RD.  SECHELT       2iocations        GIBSONS, B.C.  885-9554     to serve you best!  886-2200  Coast News, September 4,1979  Scenes from the Medieval Games held in Sechelt last week. Full report and pictures  next week.  From Skelly in Ottawa  No Kitimat oil port  by Ray Skelly  First the good news which is  from the Prime Minister's  office: in reply to my letter of  August 2, 1979, Joe Clark  writes to confirm "the  government does not view with  favour the establishment of an  oil port in Kitimat".  That assurance may, at first,  seem after the fact since the  Kitimat pipeline*proposal  which resurfaced this summer  has once again been  withdrawn. On looking back  on the history of the proposal,  however, the only thing that is  certain is that the idea is never  far from the rumenations of the  people who control the  petroleum industry as shown  by the fact that the application  has come up twice and once  was so firmly put that a full  commission of inquiry was set  up to look into the merits Of the  idea.  Technically, the Kitimat-to-  Edmonton pipeline proposal is  still on the back burner because,  it is one of four alternative ways  being considered to move  Alaska oil to the U.S. midwest  where energy planners say it is  needed.  The other three proposals  are for:  * a pipeline running parallel  to the Alaska Highway  bringing oil directly from  Alaska's Northern Slope to  existing pipelines in Alberta  (this is known as the Foothills  proposal);  * a pipeline from a new oil  terminal   at   Port   Angeles,  Washington which would cross  the border into B.C. at Sumas  and travel up to Edmonton and  connect there with existing  pipelines;  * a pipeline from the  proposed Port Angeles  terminal, across the northern  tier of the United States directly  to Chicago.  By October IS, the eight U.S.  governmental  agencies  port with the dangers to the  environment that are contained  in that' plan.  But the prospect of an oil  terminal at Port Angeles is  hardly a pleasing alternative.  Tankers supplying that  terminal will travel along to the  west coast of Vancouver Island  and then move within a few  miles of the B.C. coast,  negotiating their way halfway  Granny  for hire  This silly old "Grandma"  owns a "funnybone", that  makes her laugh and laugh.  She will only sit for "Special  Mothers".  1. Only those who believe in  letting "junior" suck on a  bottle or dummie.  2. Only mothers who rock and  cuddle their babies instead of  letting them "cry it out".  3. Only mothers who are  flexible with babies, feed  them when hungry, rock  them when sad.  This "Grandma" likes to  rock and rock and sings  lullabies, off key. She doesn't  smoke; is so old fashioned she is  very modern! She doesn't  believe in spanking! She treats  little ones like "people". She  makes cookies and tells stories  and laughs.  Secret ambition of this old  "Grandma" is to learn to fly.  She loves to fish, hike and loves  music.  She is an "emergency  Grandma" only! She doesn't  want to be "fenced in"or tied to  a strict routine. Will come  anytime of the night or day if  really needed, just like any  grandma would. She will  travel and has her own car.  References.  Rosamund Simpkins  885-2688  P.S. If her phone doesn't ring  on Tuesday you will find her,  rain or shine, fishing off the  wharf at Davis Bay. You can  pick this "down to earth lady"  out of a crowd. She always  wears a rose. Just ask, "Are  you Rosie?" She loves to talk to  people, young, old it doesn't  matter to her. She likes people!  She is shy, gentle and kind. She  feels young in her "heart" but  tells her right age. She is proud  of growing old. She believes if a  person is lonely they should  reach out and talk. It is selfish  to be lonely. Alone doesn't  mean lonely! Advt.  M��i��*]  ,Ja\    itultf     imufu*    (Uajl  2jt  "      ��'...mtH   tlu.l   ���,.l,|  ultfui     ul     UUlOIHltlL'                 |  .     .ouaih;)   Lit  OKI   Cu.  puc��i,   a��ul   Lit    tlu          *  ?    ��������� r,"i;   Bottom of        ��  School Road      {4  p.;.;*j|  L     888-8355  w    Gibsons. B.C  OPEN 11:00 a.m. to  6:01) p.m.  W*.*dnesda> to Sund.i;  Friday  11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m  Ifatctnvorh^incandofhcr Pleasures,  HARRISONS  APPLIANCE  SALES  ���All Warranty Service  STILL  MANYGREAT  APPLIANCE  BARGAINS  886-9959  Pratt Road, Gibsons  TOP OF THE LINE BRANDS  co'ri'sidJring   t'hei'e   foP"ifirough; ihe Straifo? JuSn de  proposals���which, remember,   Fuca with its heavy tides and  still includes the Kitimat  proposal���must report to  President Carter giving their  preference. Carter then has  until December IS to either  decide his administrations'  preference or call for further  study. Two weeks ago, a leaked  document from the office of  former U.S. Energy Secretary  James Schlesinger showed that  he favoured the northern tier  route. But at this point, there is  really no clear indication where  the Americans will go. Adding  to the confusion is the recent  suggestion that Alaska oil  really isn't needed in Chicago  as much as it is needed in  California where Governor  Gerry Brown has blocked a  proposal to build a new oil port  at Long Beach.  All" this leaves some  unsettling questions for British  Columbians, particularly those  of us who live on the Coast. The  blocking of the Kitimat  proposal is certainly good news  because it means that  supertankers will not be  travelling the narrow  waterways that lead to that  ai*m\'   ���i*Al   ��"VJV'   **w%*****em******AM   **At>   *<\  SPEOflL NOTICE  TO  CABLEVISION  SUBSCRIBERS  EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 1,1979  MONTHLY SERVICE RATES  WILL MCREASE AS FOLLOWS:  Gibsons/SeCiheit - tamS6.50ios7.50 pa month  \   HalfrrvoonBay- fm ,8.00 to sasoper ma  exposure to Pacific storms. The  potential for an oil spill in Juan  de Fuca is something  Vancouver Islanders would  have to live with for a long  time.  If Schlesinger's memo has  any impact, this Port Angeles  site would be a reality within a  few years and because neither  the terminal nor the pipeline,  into which it will feed, will be  constructed on Canadian soil,  it is unlikely that our concerns  would have much bearing on  the decision.  A  COAST  m mm\fai* i^ia   **%***���  "IA"*  >I*/sjm ii<|/sjii  mjfaM  A new kind of house  just moved into town  The Westwood kind of house.  Smartly designed for contemporaty living. Components are factory aasembled from the very finest  materials. And Westwood is now proud to announce  the appointment of Valencia Developments Ltd. as  sales representative for the Sunshine Coast area.  Call them at (604) 888-2417 or 922-2017 (toll free) for  the complete folio of Westwood homes and ask  about our flexible building plan that allows you to  complete all or part of the house yourself and save.  I  I  I  I  l_  Enclosed is $2.00 for  full colour catalogue  D I have a building lot  l : I plan to build in 1978  D I will need financing  NAME   ADDRESS    CITY   PROVINCE-  H  m  -PHONE  n  BUHDWG SYSTEMS LTD.  I ? (Htll MEHUl.   HEM WISTMINSTIR  IIIIISH COLDIIIII. HH Ml, Ifl Wi Jill   i ���MMMM  M  Coast News, September 4,1979  Golf news  by Ernie Hume  PENINSULA  MARKET  885-9721    Davis Bay, B.C.  tide  tdbleS      7 Days a Week  Sun. Sept. 9  01I0 5.4  0720 14.0  1320 6.2  1930 15.1  Mon. Sept. 10  0200 4.9  0825 13.8  1410 7.5  2010 14.7  Tues. Sept. 11  0245 4.7  0930 13.5  1500 8.8  2050 14.1  Reference:  Pacific  Point Atkinson  Standard Time  Wed. Sept. 5  Fri. Sept. 7  0330  13.8  0525              14.2  1010  2.6  1150               3.7  1705  15.0  1825              15.3  2250  8.3  Sat. Sept. 8  Thurs. Sept. 6  0025               6.2  0415  14.1  0620              14.2  1100  2.9  1235               4.9  1750  15.2  1850              15.3  2340  7.2  ��� Groceries ��� Fishing Tackle  ��� Sundries ��� Timex Watches  The Host and Hostess Low  Net Tournament was played on  Sunday August 26. A good  turnout was on hand to enjoy  the balmy weather and a short  nine holes of golf. The men's  low net winner was Phil Clarke  with an outstanding score of  XtVi, followed by Art Kiloh  with a low 31. Ladies low net  was captured by Greta  Patterson with a round of 32.  Eleanor Dann shot a low 35'/.  to take 2nd low net honours.  :Our club president Laurie  Todd shot a gross score of 39.  Past Director Marg Arbucklc  won Ladies low gross with a  gross 52.  Following the day's play, an  exceptional roast beef dinner  was prepared by Geo. Leith  and his staff and served by thc  ladies of the house committee,  who went all out to make their  favourite desserts for a fine  dinner.  Sorry to report that Marj  Langdale is in hospital but glad  to hear she is progressing  * satisfactorily. Bob McKenzie is  in Lions Gate Hospital after  suffering a heart attack. It is  expected he will be home in one  week's time.  The Directors' Tournament  will be played on September 9  at 8:00 a.m. with a shotgun  start. Powell River will be here  on September 23 for our return  interclub match. Let's hope we  will be able to reverse that  defeat that was inflicted on our  visit to Powell River earlier this  year.  The membership drive has  been successful. The draw for  the golf club set and bag will  take place on the Thanksgiving  Day Tournament. A new  membership drive will be  started immediately with  another fine prize being  offered.  The Ladies Back To School  Tournament will take place on  September 11. Some good  scores can be expected with the  tensions of a long hot summer  eased by opening of the school  term.  Wildlife  corner  by Ian Corrance  Gibsons Ready Mix  WORKING  IN THE COMMUNITY  86-9412  *Drainrock *WashedRock  *Sand 'Road Mulch  *FIII "Concrete Anchors  Avail. $20  Mon.���Friday 8a.m.���5p.m  WILDLIFE MEETING  SEE UNDER NEWSLETTER  BELOW  Bears Can Get Your Goat  The title may sound a bit  whimsical but the incident  wasn't. In the mid-afternoon of  Saturday, August 25th Angel  Juarez came home to the Webb  Farm on Harvey Road in  Granthams. He heard Karen  Macdonald's milking goat,  Olie, bleating and thought it  had tangled itself, so he went  round to free it.  He was more than a bit  surprised when he found that  Olie was tied up and being  approached by a rather  unfriendly bear. He did the  Vancouver Whitecaps drew people to T.V. sets in the hundreds of thousands last week.  This group are watching the action at Diamond T.V. in the Sunnycrest Mall.  right thing and nipped over to a  neighbour, Robin Allen and  brought him back armed with  his crossbow. Unfortunately it  was too late to save Olie and the  bear escaped before Robin  could get a good shot at it.  On the advice of the police,  they kept a watch for a while,  but didn't figure on trying  anything after the light faded,  in case they only wounded the  animal.  To date the bear has made  itself scarce, hopefully it's off  into the bush where it will have  less trouble finding a meal.  Dear Ian, .  I'm just wondering if you've  had any similar pieces of  information like the one I'm  about to tell you. Yesterday  morning I woke up at 7:00  a.m. due to a constant  "buzzing" sound coming from  the direction of the kitchen.  When I approached that room  the place was filled with  wasps���mostly congregating  on the sink and window above  it.  They seemed somewhat  exhausted as only a few were  actually flying around. Some  were even in various stages of  dying..Couldn't see where they  were coming in though but I  suspected the window sash  area. Anyways, after hurriedly  ushering them out the door  etc., I forgot all about it and  they promptly disappeared the  rest of the day.  Well, this morning I awoke  rather suddenly around 5:30  a.m. It was still dark out. I went  into the kitchen and the whole  outside of the window was  swarming with wasps and they  were very angry, trying to get  inside (I had sealed off the  window sash area).  The kitchen light even made  them more incensed. They'd fly  straight into the pane at a  terrific force.  After a half hour, approx  imately, I watched them all  gather in one thick curtain that  left no view to the outside  exposed. They looked as*if  trying to contemplate what to  do next. I crossed my fingers  hoping they wouldn't discover  the bedroom window that is  stuck open.  Then the first streaks of  daylight started filtering  through and as soon as that  started they all disappeared  again. I wonder what  tomorrow will bring. Is this a  usual occurrence when  Autumn approaches? Are they  usually that aggressive and  one-tracked mind? These ones  seem determined to make my  cottage their winter home. Be  interested to hear of similar  experiences and what to do to  ward them off.  Sheila Evanson,  Gower Point Rd.  P.S. I even used that wasp spray  out and as soon as the stuff  dried a new force would be  right behind more angry than  ever. It just doesn't stop them.  I've talked to a couple of  people on this and on a theory  that a new queen may be  starting up on its own and  taken part of the nest with it.  When you sealed off the  window you could have  separated her from her  subjects. As I mentioned last  week, wasps have been a  problem this year. I haven't  been able to clean a fish  without having to spend half  my time swatting at them.  With the return of our usual  Rainshine Coast weather, the  problem should lessen.  Wildlife Newsletter  Trap shooting is lined up for  Wednesday evenings at 6:30  p.m. at the Gibsons Wildlife  Club. By the middle of  September the Gibsons and  Sechelt clubs should be having  CAMpbEll's  FAMILY SHOES and LEATHER GOODS  "IN THE HEART OF DOWNTOWN SECHELT"  [Your friendly neighbourhood  drop-off point for Coast News  Classified Ads.  ���  D  REFUGEE AID  I enclose a tingle donation of $  I enclose 12 post-dated cheques of  $  each.  (Please make cheques and money orders  payable to: SUNSHINE COAST SOCIETY  FOR VIETNAMESE REFUGEES)  ] I would like a copy of tho constitution  and I therefore enclose a stamped  self- addressed envelop*.  I-! I can donate, (e.g., clothes, food,  L���' accomodation, time, etc.)  joint shoots.  Indoor shooting will be  starting for the juniors on  Monday, September 10 at 7  p.m.  Congratulations are duly  noted to Jack Alltonan, 5649  out of 6000 (gold) handguns,  and David Atlee, sporting rifle,  6000 out of 6000. Doesn't that  guy ever miss?  When the news letter was  written up, the time of the first  meeting was set at 7:30 p.m. on  Wednesday, September 5. This  is wrong, incorrect, and not  right. The meeting will begin at  the Gibsons clubhouse at 7 p.m.  Bob Hurst from the  Salmonid Enhancement  Program will be there with  films on how to use the Vibert  Boxes which are scheduled to  be planted in Hudson Creek  this fall.  Fishin'  Coming back from the city  last Monday I picked up a  pretty young hitchiker and  began to impress her with my  story about my 19 pound  salmon. It turned out that she  was on her way to Sechelt from  a fishing lodge in Rivers Inlet  where 63 pounds was  considered a decent fish. She  had given it a quick try once  and only picked up a 20 odd  pounder which was considered  puny. I'll never boast agin.  In one of the dailies I noticed  that a gillnetter had netted a  91'/. pound spring, my fish  seems to be shrinking all the  time.  Anything interesting happen  in your neck of the woods?  Give me a call at 886-2622/886-  7817 or 886-9151, ta.  NAME.  AODRESS-  ftluNEL-  Please return to P.O. Box 1186 Sechelt B.C.  Time to  be fit ,  It is at this time of year when  many feel the need to become  more active to shake off the  pleasant lethargy and the  accumulated pounds of  summer and to indulge in more  physical activity. If such is the  mood yon are in the hard part  will be deciding which of the  many fitness classes you would  enjoy most. Want to get your  heart beat up but aren't much  of a jogget? "Aerobic Dance"  will exercise your heart and  lungs as well as legs and torso,  and all you will think you are  doing is the cha-cha!  For the more sedate,  "Fitness for Real" and "Fit or  Fat" will instruct in the how's  and why's of exercise and the  body, as well as provide a good  workout. Particularly geared to  women over 35, "Ladies Keep  Fit" in Wilsop Creek  concentrates on body toning  and flexibility rather than  cardio-vascular exercises. And  "Fitness For Those Who Hate  Exercising" focuses on mature  and senior people, emphasising  bending, stretching, massage  and relaxation.  For those who like to get  their exercise in a sporting  manner, what more could one  ask than the chance to play  Badminton, Basketball,  Volleyball or Soccer.  Gymnastic programmes are  available for students, and  "Adult Activity Night" on  Thursdays in Sechelt makes a  gymnasium available for the  sport of your choice. For the  more artistically inclined  athlete, Disco and Ballroom  Dancing instruction will  provide an elegant outlet for  that extra energy. To complete  the fitness-exercise circuit,  numerous Yoga classes are  offered to slow the body down,  to encourage and enhance  deep-breathing, flexibility, and  relaxation. At the opposite end  of the fitness spectrum from  Aerobic Dance, it is an  excellent way to improve  circulation, tone muscles and  keep joints limber.  So there's what to do if you  are looking for activity.  There'll be something  happening in a community,  close to you, so get out and take  advantage of it.  For more information call  the Centre for Continuing  Education, 885-3512.  Refugee arrival  imminent  individuals who support the  Officials at the Department  of Immigration have indicated  that the two refugee families  sponsored by the Sunshine  Coast Society for Vietnamese  Refugees should be arriving  shortly. A firm date has not  been determined.  The Society has rented a  house in Gibsons and is  presently in the process of  furnishing the accommodation. We still need:  curtains and curtain rods  a garbage pail  table and chairs  broom and other cleaning  utensils  cutlery, dishes, glasses,  . bowls  pots and pans  light bulbs  Also needed are volunteer  drivers to help with local  transportation after the  families arrive.  To date, the Society has 134  members from all areas of the  Coast from Egmont to Port  Mellon. Membership is given to  sponsorship project through  financial, material, or  volunteered time donations.  All financial donations  received to date are in the  Society's bank account.  Administration costs are nonexistent as all work being  carried out is on a voluntary  basis.  Some Coast residents have  voiced concern that the  refugees may bring diseases  into Canada. Dr. Franklin  Hicks Director General of  Medical Services Program  Development at Health and  Welfare Canada has assured us  that refugees now arriving in  Canada are all medically  examined and treated before  entering the country. In  Southeast Asia they are given  blood tests, X-rays and  necessary follow-up treatment  by United Nations medical  teams.  For more information,  please contact Elaine  Futterman 885-2395 or Susan  Nichols 885-9798. If you would  like to make a donation  (financial, material or by  volunteering your time) please  fill in the Refugee Aid Coupon.  Please make cheques payable  to the Sunshine Coast Society  for Vietnamese Refugees and  send to P.O. Box 1186, Sechelt.  B.C.  HAW LEA0UE  Sunshine toast Branch  ���m Despite setbacks both large and small, our  m band can and will continue to function. Meetings  ��g on every Thursday 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. above Ken's  m Lucky Dollar Store, Gibsons. Recruits, male and  m female from 11 to 18 years. I  September 22  St. Mary's opening  Mayor Blain and Aldermen Goddard and Trainor are aurrounded by Beachcomber  crew members during the donation the T.V. company made to Qlbaona Public Library  recently. The money will go to the children's section.  Through student's eyes  A glimpse of government  by Karl Johnson  Bright and early the  following morning we travelled  to the Lester B. Pearson  Building for the final day of the  Forum for Young Canadians.  The topic of our first  discussion was Business,  Labour and Governement. Mr.  Mark Daniels, Mrs. G.  Hartman and. Mr. Ken McKee  participated in this panel  discussion, "Making Canada  Work���Careers and the  Future". Some of the subjects  we discussed were exceedingly  interesting. The panel  explained that some of the  biggest problems of modern  civilization our generation will  have to solve in the future. The  problems include; the  development of new energy  supplies, population control  and solving the inevitable food  shortages of the future.  The next session was a  Federal-Provincial Conference. We each divided into our  provinces and prepared a  statement outlining our  proposals. Each group elected  a Premier for their Province. I  was elected Premier of the  Province of British Columbia.  When   the   groups   finished  writing their provinces  statement the Premiers  gathered and sat on a panel  with the elected Prime  Minister. The remaining  Forum students assumed the  role of the media. Each Premier  spoke for three minutes on  issues they felt were relevant to  the conference. I discussed such  points as, bilingualism,  education, cable television and  energy. Our statements were  thoroughly questioned and  criticized by the media.  When we completed the  Plenary Session we toured  Rideau Hall, residence of the  Governor General of Canada.  This was the most magnificent  building I had seen in Ottawa.  The design and decor was  beautiful. The residence was  truly designed for royalty. Less  than 24 hours from this point I  would be behind the doors  which separated the tourists  from the Governor General's  family. (I was one of 12  students selected to stay an  extra two days with the  Governor General's family.  My next article will deal with  my exciting and eventful stay.)  In the evening, to conclude  our session of the Forum for  Young Canadians, we had a  farewell   banquet   at  the  National Arts Centre. Later in  the evening we had a disco at  Ashbury College. It was a time  to relax, chat with new friends  and dance all night.  In the past weeks I have  attempted to share a part of my  exciting Forum experience with  you. Speaking on behalf of  myself and 99 other Forum  students, "We found it  fascinating". I can guarantee to  you that each and everyone of  us have profited in some way  from this educational program.  In the coming years I sincerely  expect to see some of these  graduates at the helm of  Canada.  I would have been unable to  attend the Forum for Young  Canadians if it were not for the  support of the Gibsons Lions  Club. This fall I will be  attending a Lions Club meeting  to show a slide show of my trip.  The Forum for Young  Canadians is truly a unique  educational program developed by the non-profit  Foundation for the Study of  Processes of Government in  Canada. The Forum presented  students with an opportunity to  discuss the important issues of  the day with those in actual  policy-making positions.  Class in  home care  Too many of us take our  houses for granted. We fill  them full of furniture, carpets  and pictures, all often  purchased in too much of a  hurry to fill up empty spaces,  and call the job finished. But is  it really well done?  Simplicity and function,  balance and proportion are key  wOrds in good design and a 10  session course in Interior  Design will discuss and  illustrate the do's and don'ts to  consider when furnishing and  decorating your home.  Class begins Thursday, Sept.  27 from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. in  Chatelech Portable Unit. Fee is  $25.00 for 20 hours.  Please pre-register at 885-  3512 (Centre for Continuing  Education) if you require a  babysitter.  Coast News, September 4,1979  Cablevision rates up  In any community, a certain pride is held for its health care  facilities���the Sunshine Coast is no dhferent.  On September 22, ribbon cutting ceremonies will officially open  new additions to the St. Mary's Hospital. The board of trustees  cordially invite the community to attend at 2 p.m. Remarks by  delegates and guided tours to the new areas and renovations will  follow. Refreshments will be served.  Minister of Health Bob McClelland has been invited to  officiate.  The St. Mary's Hospital was built in 1964. The top floor was  constructed in 1972 and now in 1979 final additions are  completed.  Since the middle of the  decade hospital costs have been  rising steadily. Today hospitals  are facing the most serious  budget cutbacks in their  histories. Major centres are  those hardest hit.  Hospital administrators  were met early this year with a  5% ceiling on additional health  care spending as announced by  Health Minister Bob McClelland. With inflation, that  results in a budget reduction of  4 to 10%.  In 1976 St. Mary's Hospital  began its own cost containment  program. With a surgeon gone  on sabbatical for a year, the  workload did decrease and  control was achieved.  According to Administrator  Nicholas Vucurivich, the  workload has only this year  reached and surpassed its load  with the extra summer tourists.  "We have a tight control on  finances and are not giving way  to financial deficits.  "Where other hospitals went  ahead with procedures or  projects not budget approved,  thinking the money would  come later, we have not.  "Basically the Board's  objective is not to run into a  deficit position so I have run  with a budget approved by the  Board and not outspent that  budget; keeping in mind  extraordinary situations," he  said in a recent interview.  In 1978 a per diem of $125.10  was budgeted as cost per acute  patient per day. This year that  budget has increased to  $140.80. Other revenues;  outpatients, emergencies,  cafeteria and rental charges,  are substracted from that  budgeted per diem. Surpluses  are not kept by the'hospital���  an incentive for good  management that Vucurivich  feels should be kept.  Eighty per cent of all funding  is earmarked for people���staff.  That percentage will fluctuate  at times. The remaining funds  go to overhead.  Vucurivich sees the hospital  as a "plant" where every  department must be taken into  account for total efficiency.  Since April six budget-  approved employees have been  added to the staff of  approximately 200. Of those  six, three are in nursing. The six  employees budgeted will flow  from department to department as required.  sometime in October. After  review by hospitals and the  BCHA and recommendations  formed, the report will be  "brought down" in Cabinet by  Health Minister Bob McClelland.  One recommendation that  Administrator Vucurivich is  concerned about is a more  appropriate method of  determining budgets for the  small, medium and large sized  hospitals���each very different  in its needs.  Hydro  On August 23, 1979 the  Canadian Radio Television &  Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) approved  increases for the monthly  service rates of Coast Cable  Vision Ltd.  Coast Cable Vision Ltd. had  applied for an increase in rates  on February 26, 1979 and the  proposal was considered by the  CRTC at a Public Hearing held  in Vancouver on June 19,1979.  The new cable service rates,  which become effective  October 1, 1979 will mean an  increase of $1.00 per month for  the Sechelt and Gibsons  portion of Coast Cable Vision's  operations and a 50c per month  increase for Halfmoon Bay  subscribers.  Installation and extension  service rates will not be  changed in any of the areas now  served by the Company.  A Company spokesman  stated that "these increases are  necessary to maintain the high  standards of service presently  offered and to provide  equipment for the introduction  of new services such as  community programming".  Coast Cable Vision presently  provides cable television  service from Langdale to  Halfmoon Bay and is currently  surveying extensions of service  to the Pender Harbour Area.  St. Mary's Hospital Administrator Nicholas Vucurivich.  It is often heard from the  medical profession that the  funding system is antiquated.  The British Columbia Health  Association and the Ministry of  Health hope to make some  changes to this system now 25  years old.  The BCHA and the Ministry  of Health are jointly  sponsoring a study begun two  years ago by the charted  accounting firm of Ernste and  Winney, one of the largest  accounting firms in North  America, chosen for their  broad knowledge.  St. Mary's Hospital was  chosen last year as one of the  four model hospitals from  across B.C. to be used for the  report. The hospitals were  chosen to get the best possible  cross-section of hospital size  and technical capacity.  According to. Vice Chairman  of the Steering Committee of  the BCHA, Gorden Gilley, the  report   will   be   released  meeting  continued from page one  Harrison said.  Complaints were expected  from residents of Earl's Cove  and North Lake. At the  September 6 meeting representatives from those areas will  be present.  Area representatives admit  they are divided on the route  issue. "We're not trying to put it  onto anyone else but we just  don't believe this is the best  place for it," said Doug  Williams, representative of  Earl's Cove residents.  Ivo Cargnelli of Sakinaw  Lake will be making a  presentation at the meeting  proposing an alternate,  substation site.  Cargnelli has been research-1  ing the possibility of building I  the substation on the Cove Cay I  subdivision. The subdivision!  was begun four years ago but I  has since had financial!  difficulties. The Sakinaw Lake I  representatives propose that I  Hydro could buy t he I  subdivision and use the upper!  portion for the substation!  rather than the earlier'site near!  the Pender Harbour High!  School. The line would then!  run up the east side of the!  Peninsula, cross at Storm Bay I  and again cross just below I  Skookumchuk Rapids then on|  to Earl's Cove.  "CLASSIFIEDA/7S  i*  Phone:      .  885-2122!:  i>  i'  i'  ]���  STAR SECURITY AND PATROL   j;  Guard Dog Patrol j.  P.O. Box 1586  Sechelt  Patrolling:  Commercial Sites  Industrial Sites  Private Residences  Registered with the R.C.M.P., Sechelt  Fully Bonded and Insured  Private Consultation ��� No Fee  Anne scnuuwrg ,,  All Services are Tax Deductible ,,  a:wt+a'irit1iaaaaaa1tiiaalr1ti*aaaaitaaaaaawi ���  Barbara Fox    *  Anne Schulberg  Professional Repair & Service  to your  oil & electric heating equipment  -AUTHORIZED DEALER FOR-  tesoj  Gulf  CALL NOW   886-7W  THOMAS HEATING  WANTED  Used Furniture  or What Have rou  AL'S  USED FURNITURE  WE BUY BEER  BOTTLES  l����A' ***��%*  'Dredging is underway on the Henry Hall project In  Porpoise Bay in Sechelt.  Up with people  pzSuncoasl  I^VOW8P ft     Tel. 885-9626 ,  InQPiiiBttd'Cowrie Sr Seche"  I The Chain Saw Centre"  "Up With People's message is  simple. People are what (natter,  And that is an idea worth  celebrating," so wrote The New  York Times of the two-hour  , musical Up With People.  Sunshine Coast residents will  have an opportunity to  ���experience the music and  .dancing of Up With People on  Wednesday, September 26 at  the Elphinstone Secondary  High School.  At 8 p.m. the internationally  famous cast will begin its  performance, sponsored by  School District No. 46 and  various other service clubs  along the Sunshine Coast.  For more information on the  upcoming appearance of Up  With People call John  Nicholson at 886-2225 or Patti  Allan at 886-2423.  ��**'  Homelite ��� Pioneer - Huaquarna ��� Poulan  Stihl - Oregon Saw Chains  Splitting Mauls, Splittlon Wedges,  Axes, Fallen Supplies, Chains-  Bars, accessories  ********  4T*r**<- Mercury Outboards j  nV' & Mercruisers  Toro and Case Mowers & Tractors  m*JllA**m^lm���t��t*m}/ll> M��A"   WS>V  885-9666  SWANSON'S  Ready-Mix Ltd.  Quality Concrete  -4,M*so*,  0    Excavating Ltd.   O  Excavating Ltd.  Wharf Road, Box 172  Sechelt, B.C.  Septic Systems  Excavations  Dralnfleldi  885-5333  L & H SWANSON Ltd.  Sand-Gravel     Dump Trucks  dSBSb  Colostoma*^godon'twf  tfobodyS9 _mNGfc**A  Your  m  .utttot,  Superior  THE  .MUFFLER  PRO VOU  ALREADY  KNOW  BING'S   EXHAUST   PLUS  LTD.  886*8213 HWY 101,GIBSONS  m_____________m 10.  Coast News, September 4,1979  COAST NEWS CLASSIFIED ADS  birth..  per/onol  Mcoholics Anonymous 886-8089  T.F.N.  Baha'i Faith. For information  write Box 404, Gibsons, or phone  88d-207H.  announcement/  Phone the Coast News  for ihis tree service  Joerg and Jan are pleased to  announce the birth of their  daughter Kari Lyn Petersen. Born  August 20 weighing 7 lbs. 6 oz.  Grandparents are Mr. & Mrs. C.E.  Strom and Mr. & Mrs. Hans  Petersen,  Doug and Linda wish to announce  the birth of a son Jesse Royal  Sydnej Smith at 3:35a.m. on Aug.  25. Another brother lor Michael.  Paul and Shaun. Thanks to Dr.  Mountain. Sherry, Marg and the  stafl ol St. Mary's Hospital,  inu less  announcement/        help uionUd help uionUd  ?  Gibsons Legion Branch *109  Presents  WAZZOO  Sept. 7th & 8th      9:00 -1:00 a.m.  Lunchea available. 11:30 - 2:30 p.m. daily  Saturday 12:00-4:00 p.m.  r*t-art*  aeaawtaeawac  Best wishes and all the happiness in  the world to Robert and Barbara  Joe. Your wedding was great!  llm*<m*mS1m��4V0m!> <tm*<m^S> 'i>*^J  THREE CHEERS  TO VERONICA! THE MOST  PAINTSTAKING GULL ON  THE SUNSHINE COAST  FINALLY MADE IT TO  ROOST.  C!U����SJ> ���imWmSl 4>*<kS <lm��WO  Sunshine Coast Arena proudly  presents the first "Tecnsville  Disco" Oct. 6/79. Ages 13-18.  Price $2.50 per person.  Refreshments available. Time 7  p.m. - midnight. Phone 885-2955  or 885-2734. #37  mMsam&mm  Transcendental Meditation  program (TM) as taught by  Maharishi Mahesh Yogi.  Personal and private instruction. 886-7998. tfn  For information concerning the  'Crown of Glory' you may phone  Dale at 886-7117 or 886-2438 and  Darlene at 886-8254. #38  New Adult dance courses. Ballet  for beginners (evenings). Spanish  dance, Jazz. 886-2531. #38  I would like to thank my friends  and my family for making my  nintieth birthday such a  memorable occasion. Your  kindnesses are very much  appreciated. Mary Edwards  Gibsons School of Theatre Dance  Classes re-open mid September.  Regular students please phone in  this week for your schedule. 886-  253L ��8  DONALD ROBINSON  General Delivery  Egmont  Pleaae  contact the Coaat  News.   You   left  the  phone  number out of your ad.  help uionUd  Part-time work on Christmas tree  farm. Phone collect 112-923-6882  after 6 p.m. #36  DAYTIME  SHORT ORDER  COOK  Required  4 hrs. a day  at Gibsons Legion  886-2411  Reliable babysitter needed one day  per week for infant and young  child. Gibsons area. 886-8060.  #36  lo/l  Male/female mature persons with  good housekeeping skills to care  for elderly and convalescent. $4.14  per hour plus mileage. Flexible  hours. 885-5144. #36  Wild Mushroom Pickers  Will pay $10 Ib. for Pine  mushrooms, $2 lb. for Boletus  Lactereous and Chantrelle. Phone  885-9643 between 9 and 6 for more  information. Ray Dombroski,  R.R. 1 Halfmoon Bay, B.C. VON  1Y0. #38  Lost one green Amazon parrot in  the area of Mabel Rd. Reward  941-8036. #38  found  Blue-gray tweed blazer at  cemetery. Phone 886-7052.   #36  Down by post office, Olympus  Trip 35 camera. Coast News  Office. #36  opportunHie/  Are you tired of searching a  ready-to-wear rack looking for  what you never find? Then  treat yourself to a made-to-  measure outfit, for men or  ladies. Speciality ��� formal  wear. Also alterations, designed and assembled by a  qualified European tailoress  (formerly of Hamburg Tailors  Inc., Germany). By appointment. 886-2415. tfn  Income Tax preparation service in  the Sechelt area. Excellenl profit  for the properly qualified person.  Please send all enquiries to S.  Brennan, Box 745, Sechelt, B.C.  T.F.N.  Boh Kelly Clean-Up    ,  Basements ��� Yards ��� Garages  ��� Anything  Dtimptruek for hire  7 days a week  886-7019 Box 131. Gibsons  ���wm-*tiiM'm*im*i* *tmmmmmit  Hours: Fri. 4 Sat.  10 a.m. -5 p.m.  Appointments anytime  Call 886-7621  Pat Stuart Aret. B. Ed.  Lessons 886-2098.  Piano  #38  Allan Crane the Doyen of the  Sunshine Coast's record  collectors (although the  youngest!) is interested in any  old gramophone records you  may have or know about.  Premium prices for unusual early  operatic items. 885-9210.  #tfn  JT^U   Coast Business Directory J^J^  I ACCOMODATION I  "So  Ole's Cove,  llallmoon Bay, B.C.  885-2232  \\tf$    * Excellent dining facilities  ���?i��        * Heated swimming pool  * Sauna  * Coctail lounge  Under New Management  WE  tMnu��(ik leeh.lt, B.C  CONSTRUCTION LIMITED  We specialize in:      Concrete Foundation Work and Framing  Free advice on building questions to do-it- yourself builders.  yern Koessler Box 888, Sechelt. 886-2344 Anytime8B5-252S  BELLA BEACH MOTEL  ON THE BEACH AT DAVIS BAY  1 & 2 bdrm. housekeeping units  UNDER NEW OWNERSHIP  Haikonens,  . R.R. #1 (Davis Bay)  ColourT.V., Cable  885-8881  Sechelt, B.C.  VON 3A0  CERAMIC-QUARRY TILE-  MOSAIC  RESIDENTIAL & COMMERCIAL  Gibsons, b.c.     J.LEPORETILE  VON <V0  JOHN LEPORE  Phone  886-8097 .  ROnniEBROOK    LODGE  OCEAN BEACH ESPLANADE GOWER POINT ROAD GIBSONS. B.C.  Comfortable accomodation by the day, week  or month. 886-9033  Cadre Construction Ltd.  Replacements and Storm Windows  Expertly Installed  Payne Road, Gibsons  886-2311  BLUE SKY MOTEL  "On the waterfront at Davis Bay"  Overlooking Georgia Strait and the Islands  SLEEPING & HOUSEKEEPING UNITS  ^Colour Cablevision > Complimentary CoHee    885-9987>  I ELECTRICAL I  I AUTOMOTIVE I  Tom Flieger   Phone 886-7868  LECTRICAL  ONTRACTING  Box 214, Gibsons, B.C.  VON1VO  Economy nino parts Ltd.  Automobile, Industrial  and Body Shop Supplies  Sechelt     885-5181  need tires?  Come in to  COASTAL TIRES  nt the S-BENDS on Highway 101  Phone 886*2700  Holland Electric Ltd.  Mt Bill Achterberg  886-9232  R. Bllin ELECTRIC  General Wiring &  Qualified Workmanship  RRH2 MARLENE RD.,  ROBERTS CREEK    885-5379  SUPERIOR MUFFLER  Gibsons       BING'S EXHAUST LTD.      886-8213  100% Warranty on Parts and Labour  Ail Exhaust Systems, Plus Dual Exhaust Conversions j  ^\if \lw Wa Specialize in Volkswagen Repairs  Darts   885-9466 *h��nda*  I CABINETS I  SUNSHINE    KITCHENS  CABINETS - REMODELLING  Showroom In Twilight Theatre Bldg, HPb-1411  VOPCW SAT. 10-5 OR BY APPOINTMENT  ������ CONTRACTING ���  PERMATRUSS FABRICATORS      Estimates  (Gibsons) Ltd. 886-7318  Located next to Windsor Plywood p.o. Box 748  Residential & Commerciai Roof Trusses Gibsons, B.C*>  " P.P. CONTRACTING  CUSTOM BUILT HOMES  885-9561  Haikonens,    R.R. ��1 (Davis Bay)    Sechelt, B.C.    V0N3A0     .  Cadre Construction. Ltd. %J&  Framing, remodelling, additions��^%  HOUSES BUILT TO COMPLETION-  ^ Payne Road, Gibsons 886-2311  T.V. SERVICE  Sunshine Coast T.V.  Mon. to Sat. 9:30-5:30 885-9816  ANDREASSEN    ELECTRIC  (GIBSONS CO.I Serving the Sunshine Coast  ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR  Per Andreassen 886-9439  General Delivery Granthams Landing, B.C.  I EXCAVATING I  ALLAN   yi*   Crane & Dragline Services  V     DRAGLINE OR CLAM BUCKET WORK  ���fo,      V    PILEDRIVINQ tt WHARF CONSTRUCTION  jl&I*' any Deach or Breakwater |ob quoted on ��� free of charge  tflp FROM THE LAND OR BARGE  Lome Allan 9M-9082anytime ,  DANS BACKHOE  Daniel T. Johnson  m  Septic Tanks, Ditches, Excavations Sarid & Gravel  Vfhone 886-8003 P.O. Box 1429 Gibaons, B.C. VON 1Vd/  J. B. EXCAVATING  886-9031  Water, sewer, drainage Installation  ��� Dump Truck ��� Backhoe  ��� Cat ��� Land Clearing  ��� Free Estimates ��� Septic Fields  CUSTOM BACKHOE WORK  SEPTIC TANKS INSTALLED  Government Approved Free Estimates  Excavations - Drainage Waterllnes, etc.  Phone 885-2921 Roberts Creek  885-5151     B.A.BLACKTOP LTD.  ,;<&."Quality Service since 1956"  S %      Paving, Curbs, Drainage  East Porpoise Bay Road Free Estimates  THOMAS HEATING  OIL BURNER SERVICE.  Complete Instrument OOU" /111  I FLOOR COVERING I  SEAVIEW CARPETS - CABINETS  SHOWROOM OPEN  10-6     Tues.-Sat. *'  886-2417        922-2017    TOLL FREE  -���  '  P. M. GORDON  I  B.C. LAND SURVEYOR      ���  I      P.O. Bon 609  i      Sechell, B.C.                                            Bus. 8S5-2332  ,  "      V0N3A0                                                  Res. B86-7T01  CAriPET-CABINET-CERAMIC CENTRE  Open   Sat.  10a.m.���5p.m.  Howe Sound Distributors Ltd.  North Road. Gibsons, B.C. 886-2765  I INSURANCE I  m~ KIMUM Mar EKWMM  C&the co-opeiatois insurance  ���    **     Wm. (Bill) Forman   Judy Forman        ������ ������  c.L.u. 885-5022  #201 Tha DOCK, Cowrie St., Sechell    885-2438 (alterhours),  MOVING AND STORAGE  LEN WRAY'S TRANSFER LTD.  Household Moving & Storage Complete Packing  Packing Materials for Sale  Phone 686-2664     Member Allied Van Lines     R.R. 1, Gibsons.  SPECIALTY MACHINE WORKS  General Machine Work and Welding  Hours 9:00 a.m.���7:00 p.m.  Monday through Friday incl,  Available 25 hours a day  885-2523  MISC. SERVICES  A****** DRIFTWOOD CRAFTS A AND*****  CRAFT SUPPLIES ^  SEWING NOTIONS  JEWELRY.  WOOL  ^Sunnycrest    Shopping    Centre. Gibsons    886-2525  JOHN HIND-SMITH  REFRIGERATION & MAJOR APPLIANCE SERVICE  Port Mellon to Pender Harbour  Res. 886-9949  /"J\ TIJANSWEST HELICOPTERS /__>\  [ffa) (1965) LTD. \*g)  ^���' Charter Helicopter Service ^"^  Box 875 886-7511 Gibsons  HDP Bookstore  * Post Cards        * Tourist Information  * Maps    * Complete Selection of Books  886-9711      Corner School Rd. & Marine       Gibsons  886-2086  GIBSONS LANES Hwy101f  Open Bowling Hours: Friday & ; ������->:         k  Saturday 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.    ���  and Sunday 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Qi  Upholsterers  Serving Sunshine Cout and Vancouver  All Furniture -   Marine - Boal Topi  883-9901 or 669-6500 Local 119     J  SUNSHINE COAST ���  DISPOSAL SERVICES  885-9973     Port Mellon t0 0le's Cove     886-2938  Commercial Containers Available  TREE TOPPING  VIEW DEVELOPMENTS LTD.  Clean up your wooded areas.      marv volen  Remove lower limbs for VIEW.      886-9597  Top tall trees adjacacent to building  PICTURE FRAMES  Custom Made  Needle Point A Specialty  1450 Trident Ave. 885-9573 Sechelt  I PAINTING I  Terry Connor  880-7040  PAINTING C0NTRAC   BoxO-tU, Gibsons, B.C.  Quality Farm 6 Garden Supply Ltd.  fa  * Feed  * Pet Food  * Fencing    W"/*?7  * Fer'ilizer SET-  Cadre Construction ltd.  ��� Exterior Painting ���  ��� Professional Work ���  ��� Airless Spray Jobs*  Payne Rd., Gibsons      ���   886-2311  I RESTAURANTS I  PACIFIC-O-FIBERQLASS  FIBERGLASS LAMINATING - REPAIRS  BOATS-SUN DECKS, ETC.  13 years experience        885-2981  PENDER HARBOUR restaurant  CANADIAN AND CHINESE FOOD  Madeira Park Shopping Centre     Eat In & Take out  Daily: 11:30 am - 8:30 pm   Frl/Sat till 10 pm   883-2413        Closed Wed    j  Concord Carpet Care  886-9351  CARPET & UPHOLSTERY  SAME DAY SERVICE    GIBSONS-SECHELT-PENDER HARBOUR  Chinese t, Western Food Licensed Premises  Tuas -Thurs H30am -9pm Fii aSal 1130am > 10pm Sun 1130am -gprn  Lower Qlbsons      886-9219     Take Out Available onnounctm**!/  Coast News, September 4,1979  11.  uioik wonted  wonted  THE CORPORATION  OF THE  VILLAGE OF SECHELT  NOTICE  OF  PUBLIC HEARING  OFFICIAL COMMUNITY PLAN  Notice Is hereby given that all persons who  deem themselves to be affected by the proposed  amended Official Community Plan will be  afforded an opportunity to be heard on the  matters contained therein before the Council of  the Village of Sechelt at a Public Hearing to be  held in the Senior Citizens' Hall, Mermaid Street,  Sechelt, B.C., on Wednesday, Sept. 12,1979 at  7:00 p.m.  A copy of the proposed amended Official  Community Plan may be Inspected at the Village  Office, Inlet Avenue, Sechelt, B.C. during office  hours from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. ^.g  NOTICE  "The Nominating Committee of St. Mary's  Hospital Society is soliciting names from among the  members of the Society to stand for election to the  Board at the Annual General Meeting to be held  Wednesday, September 26, 1979, in the Senior  Citizens' Hall, Mermaid Street, Sechelt, B.C. at 7:30  p.m.  If you are a member of the Society and are willing  to let your name stand, please telephone the  Chairman of the Nominating Committee, Mr. Pat  Murphy, home residence after 6 p.m., 885-9487 OR  write the Nominating Chairman, c/o St. Mary's  Hospital, Box 777, Sechelt, B.C.  You will be contacted by the Nominating  Committee following review of your willingness to  stand."  N. Vucurevich  Administrator  #37  Ptl/  PROFESSIONAL  DOG GROOMING  for small breeds.  Call Sharon 886-2084  2 mature part Siamese. I white  female cat. 1 blue. I tabby. 4  kittens, 2 white; 2 black, 3 months.  4 younger, weaned, very pretty, 1  white, 1 blue, I tabby I grey. Five  dollars each.   886-9443        137  Kittens free to good homes, 10  weeks old, clean habits, assorted  colours, both sews, 886-2531.#37  Dachshund pups, non-registered.  886-7837. #38  To good home with children: AVi  year old female boxer. Spayed, has  all shots. Good watchdog. Loves  children. 886-9983. #36  Moving from acreage to small lot,  must give away lovely male 10  month setter. All shots; loves  children. Needs large yard with  area to run. Could be trained as a*  hunting dog. Already a good  watchdog. 886-7301 #36  TELEPHONE  ANSWERING  SERVICE  886-7311  'CLAPP'S  CONCRETE  ��� Placing and finishing of  all types of concrete work  ��� old concrete broken out  and hauled away  ��� guaranteed results on  any concrete water  problems  885-2125  Wayne Clapp after 7 p.m,  PENINSULA  ROOFING  & SHEET METAL  All Types ot Roofing  & Re-Rooting  Henry Rodriguez  Sechelt     885-9585  Timber wanted: Fir, hemlock,  cedar and poles. Top prices.  Let us give you an estimate.  D&O Log Sorting Ltd. Phone  886-7896 or 886-7700. tfn  Wanted, 1 baby grand piano.  Phone Richard at 886-2888 noon  to 5 p.m. #36  Wanted to Buy: Logs or Timber.  Fir, Hemlock, Cedar ��� Porpoise  Bay Logging Ltd. 885-9408 or  885-2032. tfn  Wanted to Buy: Homestead  acreage with stream near or  beyond Pender harbour.  Reasonably private. Box 633,  Gibsons or 886-9443. #37  Used 33 mm camira preferably  with speeds up to 1,000th of a  second. Phone the Cout News,  886-2262, 886-7817 or 88S-9210.         #tfn  2 wheel bike in good shape, 3 yr.  old girl. 885-3605 #37  foi /ole  V.H.F. Two-way Radio sales and  service. 886-7215 T.F.N.  MVS1C  LESSONS  YOV ENJOY  886-9030  essic  Piano a Organ  Begin at age 4 and older  1614 Marine Drive, Gibsons  wotk wonted  Capable Nurse/Companion/  Driver etc. for private Home  Duties. Day or Night. 886-7909.   #37  Truck for hauling, rubbish  removal, etc. Handy man work  also. 2 teenage boys want work.  886-9503. #39  Experienced cleaning lady.  Gibsons and Roberts Creek area.  Bondable. Phone 886-7358     #36  Most trees, tike pets, need care  and attention and trees are our  specialty.  ���Topping  ��� Limbing  ���Danger tree removal  An insured guaranteed service.  Peerless Tne Services Ltd.   885-2109   For Explosive Requirements:  Dynamite, electric or regular  caps, B line E cord and safety  fuse. Contact Gwen Nlmmo,  Cemetery Road, Gibsons. Phone  886-7778. Howe Sound Farmer  Institute. tfn  wonted  Wanted - Live in companion for  elderly, couple. Light housekeeping. Some nursing experience  preferred but not necessary.  References please. Call 886-9906  after 7:00. #36  LOGS WANTED  Top Prices Paid for  Fir-Hemlock-Cedar  LUC LUMBER  (North Shore) Ltd.  Phone 886-7033  Sorting grounds, Twin Creek  tfn  Portable sawmill to cut on 50/50  lumber split. Write Box 859,  Sechelt, stating size capacity and  or price quotes. #36  Air tight stove, electric stove,  rocking chair, waffle iron, used  colour T.V. 886-9503. #36  ��MIT im  Classified Ad Policy  All listings 50�� per Une per week.        CLASSIFIED DEADLINE  or use Ihe Economical 3 for 2 rate           NOON SATURDAY  3 weeks (or the price of 2         ��� |��� n, event ol an error the  Minimum  $2.00  per  Insertion,    publisher shall be responsible for  All fees payable prior to Insertion,   one corrected Insertion only.  This oiler Is made available (or private Individuals.  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Phone 885-2013.  #36  for /ole  Utility  Trailer. 886-7661. $200  obo. #35  You just can't beat  Macleods Priest on  Fridges,  Stoves  Dishwashers  and all major  appliances  See us In Sechelt  Macleods  Muskrat stole good condition,  $100. Complete set Encyclopedia  Britannica wilh bookcase $400  obo. Set includes Gateway to  Great Books. 886-9843.       . #36  For Sale  Portable washer dryer like new,  $165.54" box spring and mattress,  $150 obo. 885-3417 or 885-3310.   #36  Special  Electric cash register in excellent  cond., one year old. 886-2155.   #36  Electric range 30"; I 15" tire;  Propane range 30"; 1968 Valiant;  large baby buggy; 1969 Ford van; 2  outboard tanks; commercial floor  machine; arborite kitchen table.  Phone 886-9308. #38  Garage Sale  Sept. 9, II a.m. corner of North  Rd. and Stewart Rd. (dump road).  Follow signs. #36  Garage Sale  Sept. 8 & 9, Veterans Rd. 11 a.m. -  5 p.m. while supplies last. Moving.  Household contents, garden tools,  etc,    #36  Remington International office  typewriter. 18" carriage. Recently  serviced completely. A sharp buy  at $145. 885-9210. T.F.N.  Speed Queen washer, $75. 886-  9029. #36  2 sheet of glass 76H" x 58K", $5 ea.  1 sheet of glass 4SW x 57*4* and 1  sheet of glass 2214" x 57!/a", $5 for  both. Phone 886-7895. #36  9 x 12 Tent, $50. 886-7085.  #36  foi lent  12' fiberglass Sangster.  Hardtopper. 64" wide and quite  deep with 74 6 HP motor. 6 gal.  tank with oars and oar locks. $750.  Hardtop tent trailer with extra  exterior lights and brand new tires  $400. or package deal $1,050.  Phone 886-9682. #36  Telephone answering systems for  lease, rent, or purchase. See  J&C Electronics. 885-2568     tfo  EYentis Enterprises  MAGNAVOX T.V.'S  SANSUI STEREOS  Dunham Rd., Pot Mellon  884-5240  16' Trailer. Phone 886-7873. Good  condition. #36  DIAMOND  TV AND RADIO  VHF Sales Service  and Installations  Western Radio  Dealer  Call Larry Steed  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  886-7215  O'Keefe and Merritt propane  kitchen stove and heater. 4  elements, grill, fold-down cover,  electrical accessories. Excellent  condition $150. Phone 886-7887.  #36  Bark Mulch. Large and small  orders. $13.50yd. 886-9031.   till  mM *  music Weavers  Newt Used  Albums ft Tapes  The Home of People's Prices  b       886-9737      4  1 Viking dryer $75. 1 Kenmore  elec. range $150.1 -7 cu. ft. freezer  $150. All appliances in excellent  working condition. Phone 886-  9685.  #37  6465 Acadian, running, $750 obo.  Dble bed, cedar framing. Lg.  antique soft arm chair. 886-7907 or  886-2790. #37  25' RCA colour T.V. Maybe  viewed on cable. Value to $200.  Will trade. Please phone between  noon and 6 p.m. 886-7538.    #36  Garage Sale  September 8, 1200 Medusa St.,  Sechelt. Half block from Haskett  Park. Dishwasher, spin washer,  dining furniture, assorted  household item. 10 - 3 p.m.  #36  WOOD  HEATERS  from  $269.95  up  SELKIRK CHIMNEYS  Macleods  SECHELT  tmm  1 pair size 914 addidas leather  soccer boots, excellent condition,  $15. Ladies Tive speed bicycle $65.  Phone 886-9839 evenings.      #36  Yard Sale Sept. 8 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.  Skis, cast iron bath, toilet, portable  dryer, wringer washer, etc. Lower  Rd. between Leek Rd. and Camp  Byng. #36  Orcana cord organ, electric.  Excellent condition. $225. 886-  2984. #38  pel/  Free to good home, small white  dog cross. Good w|th children.  886-8050. ,, ..*,._     .#36  mobile home/  Two mobile home sites nesr  beach. Free vegetable garden  plots if desired. "Bonniebrook"  886-2887. Sorry, no dogs.       tfo  SUNSHINE COAST  MOBILE HOME PARK  1 mile W of Gibsons,Hwy 101  Open 7 DAYS A WEEK  Ph. 886-9826  NOW ON DISPLAY  NEW UNITS  3 MONTHS  FREEKENT  with purchase  24x48 Atco - 2 B.R. k den  2 foil bathrooms, full lap  siding, 16" eaves, 3rd gable  roof. Tastefully decorated.  10 x 45 2 bdrm. Travello  furnished. Propane stove & oil  heat.  24x28 Statesmsn - 2 B.R. &  Den. All appliances.  1973 12 x 68 Ssfeway 3 bdrm.  frig k time, washer k dryer.  Partially furnished.  Serving The Peninsula  For Over 10 Yean  MOBILE HOMES  SALES & SERVICE  ARE OUR  ONLY BUSINESS  886-9826  1972 Esta Villa well kept 3  bedroom, fully skirted and  landscaped in quiet Mobile Park.  North Road. 4 major app.  included. $11,000. 885-9425.  #36  Mobile home pads available.  Single and double-wide lots.  Sunshine Coast Trailer Park.  886-9826. tfo  Mobile Home For Sale  As Is Where Is  12 x 53 mobile home (50 ft. body)  on pad located in good court. Near  shopping centre, auto oil heat, new  carpets, also new electric range and  dinette. 886-7432. #38  1976 Meadowbrooke 12 x 68, 2  bdrm., bay window, patio doors,  drapes, wool carpets, exc. cond., 3  appliances. $14,300. Phone 886-  7386. #38  am  MSI  COMMERCIAL PREMISES  FOR RENT,  LOCATED NEXT TO  MEDICAL CLINIC, GIBSONS  PHONE 885-2515  FOR PARTICULARS.  ate.  ****���  fee  Deluxe 2 Bdrm. Suite  drapes, fridge, stove & heat  Beautiful view w/w carpet,  drapes, fridge, stove & heat incl.  No children or pets.  Available Immediately  Eves. 886-9038   Days 886-7112  at  3E  FOR RENT  Back office of building  when renovations are  finished. School Rd. &  Gower Pt. Rd.  ��� Also small store.  $100. a month.  Forma. NDP Boofcatora location  mammaaamaamaamaa  STORE FOR RENT  Lower Gibsons  Phone:  886-9941  Gibsons suite 2 or 3 bedroom  available. 581-0024. #36  3 bdrm. older waterfront house  across from the post office. Cream  coloured. $150 per mon. 874-9574.  #36  2 bdrm. cottage on waterfront in  W. Sechelt. Available immed. Pref.  mature couple or Sr. citizen  interested in reduced rent in  exchange for maintaining yard &  gardens. 885-3768 or 885-2617.  #36  Deluxe Ige. 3 bdrm suite in triplex.  L.R. with sliding glass doors  opening onto large sundeck. Green  w/w. Feature wall of red tile with  hooded electric FP. Novelty bay  window, swag lamps. Lovely  vanity bathrm. with large gilt  mirror. Area with upholstered bar,  stools & mirrored back bar.  Dining room, crystal chandelier,  lighted valanced pass-through into  cabinet kit., range & fridge.  Drapes throughout. Friendly,  peaceful location on Port Mellon  Hwy. 20 minutes drive to Gibsons  Shopping Crt. Rent, $300a month.  886-9352. #38  2 bdrm. mobile home, carpets,  drapes, fridge, stove, dishwasher.  $285 per month. 886-7386.  #38  ���automotive  1971 3/4 ton Ford Econoline  window   van,   automatic,   V-8,  radials. $1,800. 886-7702.       #36  1975 Jeep Wagoneer. Automatic  transmission, low mileage, new  tires, exc. cond. Call Doug 886-  7173. #36  1964 Pontiac 6 cyl., brand new  snow tires and summer tires. Good  motor and trans. $425 obo. Call  885-5623 after 6. #36  1977 Toyota P.U. with Easy Rider  canopy. In good working  condition. $3,600 cash obo. Call  886-2622 days. T.F.N.  Cars For Sale  Must Sell One I  '71   AMC   Hornet   Sportabout  S. W., V-8, auto., P.S., 6 good tires.  Good body shape. $1,200 obo.  or  '72 Buick LeSabre, 4 dr., auto.,  P.B.,P.S.,4good tires. $1,100 obo.  Call   886-7289   for   more  information. #38  '53 Ford 1 ton milklruck. Oak int.,  new flathead motor, mech. sound.  Needs body work. $1,000 obo. 3  spd. trans, bellhousing and clutch  assembly for Ford flathead, V-8.  $50. obo. 886-7566 after 7 p.m.   #37  Quiet furnished bachelor suite on  small farm. 3 miles north of ferry.  No house pets.Non-smoker. 886-  2923 ��6  Gibsons: Large 2 bedroom  apartment, fridge k stove incl.  $225. Available Sept. 1. Phone  Jerry 885-3771. #37  Gibsons: Large 4 bedroom  apartment, fridge k stove incl.  $275. Available Sept. 1. Phone  Jerry 885-3771. #37  Madeira Park. 2 bdrm house.  Good cond., 1,000 sq. ft., fridge  and stove, near school, stores,  waterfront. Write G. Belts, Gen.  Del., Madeira Park, or to view: Lot  c, Lagoon Rd. #36  Newly decorated 2 and 3 bdrm.  apts. Stove, fridge, heat and  cablevision incl. in reasonable  rent. Sorry, no pets. Close to  schools and shopping. 886-8333.  T.F.N.  wonted to reel  Responsible working family with  ten year old child relocating.  Require 2-3 bdrm. house  preferably with view/waterfront  with fireplace. Sept.-June lease  considered. 886-9634. #38  Wanted to Rent or Caretake  1 or 2 bedroom waterfront or view  home in quiet area by responsible,  working couple. Diane, 886-7280.  #36  Responsible local family requires 3  bdrm. home for October I. Roberts  Creek to Gibsons. Call 886-8383 or  885-3804. #38  Responsible working couple  looking for small house to rent.  Gibsons area. References. 886-  8088 or 886-9004. #37  Reliable working couple with three  children looking for three - four  bedroom basement home. Gibsons  area. Eves. 886-2694. #36  automotive  Army 4 x 4 W. winch. Used as  shake block truck. Holds 3 cord.  Very good running condition.  Phone 885-3306. #37  1974 Honda 500/four. Good  condition. Asking $1,000 or trade  for older model van. Call 886-  9977. #37  1975 CJ5 Jeep in good condition.  $4,000. obo. Call Iain at 885-2555  after 6 evenings. #36  1969 Olds. Good condition. $600  obo. Phone 886-7956. #36  1973 Ford Ranchero, vinyl roof,  351 Cleveland, P.S., P.B., auto,  trans., new tires and shocks. Best  offer, ail 886-7453. T.F.N.  '61 Fargo 2 ton, 6 cyl., 4 spd., with  12' box, good shape. $600. Phone  886-2332. #36  '74 Voire  Best offer. Call 886-8332. Tent  Trailer $400. #36  1977 GMC Van 3/4 ton, 350 eng.,  P.S., P.B., capt. chairs, sunroof,  rear vent, tow bumper, semi-  camperized, 2 new snow tires plus  rims. Plus many extras. 25,000  miles. $8,500. 886-2859. #36  38588883!  ��> NEW HONDA CIVIC  OR AN ACCORD?  Call White Rock Honda  collect 536-2111  For full information on models, colours and  the best price in B.C.  Many good used Hondas to choose from  as well.  White Rock Honda (DL 6010)  1810 152 St.,  White Rock, B.C.  V4A 4N5  motoicygle/  1975 Yamaha DT125.2,200 miles.  Ridden 1 summer only. Asking  $550. Ph. 886-2592 anytime after 5  p.m. Ask for Rob. #37  Must Sell  1977 Yamaha  Enduro  125 cc.  Excellent  condition. $500.  886-  9634. #38  moilne  UWim3A3US3^33AaaJ>S3*g  ;  Miller  Marine Electronics  886-7918  Dccca Marino Radar   !  S&TVHF&SSB&  Universe CB  See Lorne  Lower Gibsons, next to  Dt>gu<x.d Cafe  STOmnCTniTnCTWTOre  20 ft. wood-hulled cabin cruiser.  New 140 h.p. Mercruiser O/D,  dying bridge, toilet, trailer. H.  While. 883-2730. T.F.N.  IAN  MORROW  &   CO.   LTD.  Marine Surveyors, Condition and  detail surveys for Evaluation.  Surveys for insurance claims.  Phone 886-2433,886-9458.  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  18 ft. wood boat, fiberglass  bottom. Cabin, sink, headstone,  CB radio, I IS HP Johnson, O.B.,  moorage at Smitty's. $2,600 obo.  886-5467. T.F.N.  35 ft. double ender - Chrysler  Crown. $2,800 obo. 886-8050.  #36  For Sale: "Sabot" complete with  sail. $325. Phone 886-2601.    #36  Venture 22 Sloop. 4 sails, 6 H.P.  outboard. 5 berths, galley head,  ready to cruise. Trailer. All good  cond. $8,000. obo. 886-7906.  ^ #36  26' CABIN CRUISER converted  for log salvage. Diesel, needs some  work. $1*200. 886-2572. #36  23 ft. Diesel cruiser (Baylincr).  Included, unsinkable skiff, 15 HP  Evcnrude, compass, depth gauge,  life jackets, etc. 886-9351.  #37  15' Boat. Fiberglass over ply. Tilt  trailer. $275. Firm. 886-7993.   #36  property  ESTATE SALE  56' X 142' lot on Hwy  101, Hopkins Ldg. Near  beach, store, ferry and  school. $12,500. MUST  BE SOLD. Ph: 885-  2416. T.F.N.  3 large prime lots. Panoramic view.  Gower Point Road. By owner. 886-  9033 or 886-2887. T.F.N.  A number to note:  885-5171  WHARF REALTY LTD.  Gower Pt. area. Lovely 3 bdrm., 2  bath home. Beautiful view. Call  886-7543. #38  b.c.fi yuhon  MISCELLANEOUS FOR SALE:  Exciting new family game  available. Mail cheque or money  order for $8.95 (tax and handling  included) to Ccn-Tcn, Bos 1647,  Salmon Arm, B.C. Receive one  introduction game now.        #36  EQUIPMENT FOR SALE: 1975  llino Diesel with 14 yd. garbage  packer. Ideal opportunity tu start  your own business for small town  operation. Phone 832-3858.    #36  HOUSEBOATS: Cruise and fish  Shuswap Lake in a 38 II.  houseboat. Sleeps 6. All amenities.  Regular price $55<)/wk.  Introductory special Sept. I  $395/wk. 3-day rates available  832-6304 or 835-8327. #36  PETS: Registered Airedale Terrier  pups. Whelped July 15. Mother  championship stock���Sire English  import. Seven males, Ave females.  $300. Phone 832-6927. Box 1154,  Salmon Arm, B.C. #36  H.D. EQUIPMENT: 1979  Freightliner loaded N'l'A 525  Engine, 44 Rear Ends 4-63 Ration  R.T.O. 12515 39,000 Kilometers.  Phone Kamloops B.C. 573-5765.  #36  _________ 12. Coast News, September 4,1979  "    kool  SUNSHINECOASTPROPERTYFORSALE  PUBLIC TRUSTEE  Estete Sole  The Public Trustee as Administrator of the estate of  Charlotte Lillian MacKenzie, offers for sale the  following estate property:  Vancouver Assessment District, Hopkins Landing  Waterworks District, Lot 10, Block 12, District Lot  1402, Group 1. New Westminster District, Plan  7429/ #10 North Road, Hopkins Landing, B.C.,  near ferry terminal.  Ocean view lot with approximately 50 ft. frontage on  North Road, improved by sewer, well built and  maintained chalet-type home. Built-in dinette, acorn  style fireplace on cement pad in living room. Electric  heating, part basement, utility room and workshop.  Sundeck at front. Second floor has loft which could  be converted to second bedroom. Lot size  approximately 50 ft. by 525 ft. The 1979 taxes were  $316.79 gross. The property will be open for  inspection on Wednesday, 12th Sept/79 between  the hours of 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Written offers for this  property will be received by the undersigned up to  12:00 noon on Monday, 24th Sept/79. No  representations are made with respect to the  condition of or title to the property, the highest offer  or any offer not necessarily accepted. Cash  preferred but terms considered. Enquiries may be  directed to the Property Department, office of the  Public Trustee, 665-2431 .Local 16.  Clinton W.Foote  Public Trustee  800 Hornby Street  Vancouver, B.C.  V6Z2C5  #37  Notice  to Creditors  Estate of the deceased:  CHILDS, Richard, late  of R.R. #1, Hlllcrest  Road, Gibsons, B.C.  Creditors and others  having claims agalnsi  the said estates, are  hereby required to  send them duly verified  to the PUBLIC  TRUSTEE, 800 Hornby  Street, Vancouver, B.C.  V6Z 2C5, before  October 16,1979 after  which date theassetsof  the said estate) s) will be  distributed, having  legard only to claims  that have been received.  Clinton W.Foote  Public Trustee  b.c.C yuhon  BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES:  Steel Buildings���Partner required  in Okanagan area to be active in  sales of pre-engineered steel  buildings. Experience in pre-  engineered steel or construction  required. Phone 403-4684878.  #36  COLLEGES COURSES AT  HOME: Speedwriting, shorthand,  bookkeeping, business math. Full  time courses also available.  Contact Duffus College, 543  Seymour Str., Vancouver, B.C.  V6B3H6. Phone 681-7567.    #38  HELP WANTED: Chef and  Cooks required for Steak and  Seafood Restaurant. Phone 627-  1978 or write The Coinery  Restaurant, Box 367, Prince  Rupert, B.C. V8J 3R1. #37  BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES:  Craft and Gift Shop Business in  Valleyview Mall on Highway I.  Good traffic, shown by  appointment The Artezen Concept  Hi, III Oriorle Rd., Kamloops  V2C 4N6. Phone 372-7448, 376-  5261 after 5:30. #37  EQUIPMENT WANTED: Five  Might-Mite Saws lo Custom Cut  Hemlock. Long term contract.  Apply Twin Creek Salvage Ltd.  Bos 335, Gibsons. VON IVO or  phone 886-8311 before 10:00 a.m.  or after 4:00 p.m. #36  towel.  For All  Your  Travel  Needs  peninsula  travel  886-9755  Registered  Travel Agent  b.c.fl yikon  EQUIPMENT FOR SALE: Rebuilt Braunfolder 17* x 22" suction  feed; 2 plates first fold, 3 plates - 2  folds with accessories for slitting,  scoring and perforating. Write The  Times Publishers, 1422 Pemberton, North Vancouver, V7P 2S1 or  phone 980-7531. #38  BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES:  Earn a second income. Learn  income tax preparation at home.  For free brochure write U k R Tax  School, 1345 Pembina Hwy.,  Winnipeg, Manitoba. No  obligation. #36  EQUIPMENT FOR SALE: 1977  Cat 966C, Weldco grapple, ROPS  cab with extra guards, 4 yard  bucket, 23.5 deep lug 90%  remaining - Peace River - $ 115,000.  1973 Michigan 125 B loader,  grapple, bucket, good rubber -  Kamloops - $35,000. 1975 Clark  667 skidder, 23.1 x 26 tires, checks  out O.K. - $26,500.1973 Cat D8H,  46A 33000, U/Blade or angle  blade, 90% extreme service U/C,  fully enclosed cab, ripper or winch  available - Alberta - $78,000.  Phone 324-2446 or 985-9759.  #36  FOR SALE: FIXTURES from  Dress Shop. Mannequins, racks,  Dennison guns, counters, wiz  machine, desk calculator, N.C.R.  cash register, miscellaneous  cupboards. Phone 348-2226, M.  Stebeck, Box 57, Golden, B.C.  V0A 1H0. #36  b.c.fl yuhon  HELP WANTED: HIGH  VOLUME G.M. DEALER  requires heavy duty technicians,  medium and light duty  technicians, body technicians,  parts technician. Licensed men  $11.00 per hour. All company  benefits. Will consider part  payment on relocation expenses.  Apply: Brian Lewis, Trumpeter  Pontiac-Buic, phone (403) 532-  8865 or write 12308 - 100th St.,  Grande Prairie, Alta. T8V 4H7.  Interviews in your area can be  arranged. #37  COUNTRY HOME: A DREAM  COME TRUE! The most beautiful  secluded 6 acre setting with creek,  gravity spring water, nicely treed,  view, partially landscaped, with  unfinished 1,050 square feet home,  with all year round services, in  developed area close to Bridge  Lake. A low price of only $19,500.  Telephone 593-4475. #36  LIVE RENT FREE: wherever you  want to live. 3 modern self-  contained, custom built  apartments combined in porta  Knight trailer, new condition.  Previous revenue $600 month.  Live in one unit and rent the two.  Fantastic investment. Replacement cost over $25,000. Will  sacrifice for quick sale $15,000.  Telephone 593-4475, Bridge Uke,  B.C. #36  PERSONAL: Mrs. Jacea. Psychic  reader in Tarot or Palms. Write  problems and full date of birth  with $ 10 to: 2633 East Hastings St.,  Vancouver, B.C. V5K 1Z5. Phone  255-3246. #36  REGISTERED NURSES: Three -  hospital integrated service in  scenic West Kootenays requires  B.C. registered R.N.s for full-time,  casual work. Apply Kootenay  Lake District Hospital, Nelson,  B.C. #36  OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST: for 116 bed hospital, with  Medical, Surgical, Rehab., ICU,  Psychiatric units. H.S.A. contract;  salary scale $1379 - $1655. Apply  Kootenay Lake District Hospital,  Nelson, B.C. #37  EQUIPMENT FOR SALE: Model  5 linotype, electric pot with 11  mags - 8 point, 3 mags -12 point, 1  mag -10 point, 2 mags - 6 point, 1  mag - 5'/i point, also Hammond  saws all in good condition. Write  The Times Publishers, 1422  Pemberton, North Vancouver,  V7P 2S1 or phone 980-7531.  #38  REAL ESTATE: 58 Scenic Acres  13 miles west of Golden B.C.  Fronting Trans Canada Highway.  Water rights, power and  telephone. Mr. George Cartwright, Box 297, Golden, B.C.   #36  Too Late For Classifieds  Announcing the birth of (P.S.)  Michele Stephens Hanson.born to  the proud parents Terri and John  Hanson, August 29, 1979 and  weighing 9 lbs. 7'/i oz. Proud  grandparents are Alice Bates of  Coquitlam and Mary and Leo  Hanson of Vancouver.  hovel  <j��t^    holidnij  We have Airline Tickets  Immediate ticketing  Around the World  885-3265  1?12 Cowrie St    Secf  jl f-uily experienced consultant travel agen!  property  mm  mm  PRIME COMMERCIAL SITE  Will build to suit or Iomo tho raw land.  Situated botwoon Thootro and Arana  In QHmoim.  Subject lo Ruonlng  886-2311  Cadre Construction ltd.  YOUR AUTOPLAN  Taking care of  ____ all your Real Estate Needs  Seaside Plaza Evenings  886-2000    Norm Peterson   Dennis Suvege  886-9121    886-2607       or 886-7264  Century West Real Estate  Box 1490, Corner Trail & Cowrie St  Sechelt, B.C. VON 3A0  WE'RE   THE   NEIGHBOURHOOD  PROFESSIONALS  HOMES  1  i  MARLENE ROAD, ROBERTS CREEK  #191.3 vear old, 3 bedroom ranch type,  1152 iq. it., neat and clean Inside and  out. Wrap around deck, mostly all  landscaped, separate double garage,  qultt araa, 80' x 140' lot. Asking  $40,000. Ed Baker 885-2641  COMMERCIAL  MAHAN ROAD - GIBSONS #190  .83 ACRE of level land In PRIME development  area. Excellent value at $22,000. Call Rita  Percheson 885-5708  38.8 ACRES-NORTH OF LANGDALE  On Hwy. 101, ripe for subdivision Into 6 acre!;  parcels. $80,000. Rita Percheson, 885-5706. '  LOWER GIBSONS-$46,900. #179. 2  bdrm., vary claan, tun room, flra-  plact, beautiful yard, patio, work*  ���hop. Eva Caraky, 886-7126.  ^a*J_*al��  YEAR-ROUND CREEK #169  It ona of many featurea that accent  thle 6+ acre homa on Reed Road.  Thla represents real valut at $84,600.  Rita Percheson, 885-5706.  FULL OF SPACE & GRACE #141.  Full baaement home with 1765 sq. ft. and  fully finished with many charming  featurti in this great space. Five  bedroome, formal dining, large living  with massive lireplace, all located on a  large view lot in a good area. Priced at  $96,000. Call Larry Moore 885-9213 or  Eva Carsky 886-7126.  MASKEL ROAD, ROBERTS CREEK  ���222 This 3 bedroom part basement  home situated on a nicely landscaped  1/2 aert lot, features an OCEAN VIEW  and park likt backyard, with truit trees.  F.P. $52,000. Call George Longman  885-3400.  ACREAGE  LEVEL ACREAGE #4096  Well situated 5 ACRE parcel on North  Road, is reasonably level with small  stream through. Be sure to look over  this scarce item. Vendor It alto  interetted in a trade for an older, small  home in the Gibsons area. Asking  $30,000. Bert Walker 685-3746.  NEAR GIBSONS VILLAGE BORDER  #4063 Mottly flat, level, near Gibsons  Pool & Winter Gtrden Centre. Jutt off  Hwy. 101 on NEW Mahan Road. 181  deep, more than 500 ft. road frontage.  2.16 ACRES. Asking $34,500. "Tiny  Bob" Kent 865-9481.  CLOSE TO 5-ACRE PARCEL IN 15-ACRE  INDUSTRIAL PARK  Plenty of room to develop or develop to suit  and   sub-lease   remainder.   This   is   an  EXTREMELY RARE large block of Industrial  (11c) zoned property. Rita Percheson, 885-  5706.  LOTS  LOWER ROBERTS CREEK LOT #143  Check thlt one on Henderson Ave., .68  ACRES, 73% x 403%, well treed, quiet area,  water, phone, hydro and short walk to  excellent swimming beach on Henderson  Avenue. Full price $16,600.00 Peter Smith  885-9463.        C||| Bob Kem ggj.j^,  CHASTER ROAD #186  Large lot in last-growing area, nicely treed.  $12,500. Eva Carsky, 866-7126. rw  Wm^mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm  REM ESTATE  Coast News, September 4,1979  13.  at    jc  ants    ���*  FOR SALE  Church building 1600 tq. tt. with Attached living  quarters of 725 sq. ft. at corner of Martin Road and  Sechelt Highway, Gibsons. This is a high visibility  corner on a lot SO' x 131.80' or 6590 sq. ft. Presently  zoned duplex but rezoning to commercial  understood to be feasible. Conversion to stores,  offices, restaurant could make this an attractive  investment. F.P. $65,000 - For details call SYD or  FRANCES HEAL 922-5877 or  MITTEN REALTY LTD.  1586 Marine Drive,  West Vancouver, B.C.  922-9355 (24 hrs.)  JC  3C  ac    ac  ��������������������������  A binORb CEDAR HOmES  9211010  921-9261  Independently Distributed by:  M.D.MACKENZIE LIMITED  Display Home  wid Office  6342 ley St.  Horseshoe tay  West Vancouver  V7W2C9  mmimmmmmmmmmm  VERY ATTRACTIVE  TERMS POSSIBLE  ON THIS LISTING  CALL US.  REDUCED FROM $33,500. Look at what only $31,000 buys...nice  landscaped I/2 acre: 2 bdrm. Mobile Home on concrete  foundation...Franklin lireplace, all appliances. Carport, workshop,  gazebo, tool shed. Close to Sechelt. Some lurniture. Call Pat, 885-  5171.  SANDY HOOK/PORPOISE BAY WATERFRONT ft VIEW LOTS  LOT 7 at     $22,000 LOT 76 at  $10,000  LOT 46 at   $10,000        LOT 77 at  $10,000  LOT 60 at    $11,600 LOT 47 at  $11,000  WATERFRONT  QIBSONS BLUFF: L 161. Seven waterfront lots ranging from  $32,000 to $48,000 - all with view of Harbour, Gambier and Keats. A  rare opportunity. Call Trev, 886-2858.  QRANTHAMS WATERFRONT: L 154. Five suite block nets over  $8,000 per annum. Tremendous location and excellent holding  property. Call Trev, 886-2656. $88,500.  OCEAN VIEW PROPERTY ON GOWER POINT ROAD: L 172. 4  bedroom, 3 baths ��� one ensuite and magnificent.���stone fireplace,  unique den with Franklin stove on all landscaped, almost one-acre  lot. Call Trev, 866-2658. F.P. $109,500.  ACREAGE  HOPKINS LANDING: L 169.  Fantastic view family 5 bdrm. home, 2  baths, utility, huge family room with bar  and fireplace built to George Skea's  usual superb standard. F.P. $59,000.  Call Trev. 886-2658.  REVENUE PROPERTY: L 109. Modern duplex on Marlene Rd. 2  bedroom homes with separate laundry and heating facilities. Rents  almost $500 per month. Small subdivision of lot corner will slightly  reduce asking price ol $55,000. Call Trev, 886-2658.  GEORGIA DRIVE: L 96. 3 bedroom, with unobstructed view to  Nanaimo. Where else could you buy.such a setting lor only $48,500?  Call Trev, 886-2658  LOWER GIBSONS WITH KEATS VIEW: L178. Totally rebuilt3 bdrm.  home close to stores, transport, etc. Later development potential.  F.P. $48,900. Call Trev, 886-2658.  ROBERTSCREEK: L 166. 9.7 acres with two homes, level  land, fronting on Highway 101 and Conrad Road. Qood future  potential for thlt property. Lat ma show you and then you  make your decision. Call Pat, 886-6171: F.P. $98,000  REDROOFFS ACREAGE: L117. Very good 5 acres approx. 4 miles  Irom Sechelt. Located close to Sargeant Bay where the big spring  salmon are caught. This kind of acreage does not come on the  market too often and It can be yours for only $29,900. Call Pat at 885-  5171.  WEST SECHELT: L131. Subdividable 314 acres In West Sechelt, 100'  x 1219' approx.. Facing south with gentle slope, very good holding  property. F.P. $45,000. Call Pat, 885-5171 anytime.  MARLENE ROAD:   L166. Two Vt acre lots, zoned R2.  Doug Joyce  885-2761  Bob Bull  885-2503  Don Hadden  885-9504  885-3211  Poat Office Box 1219, Sechelt  FREE REAL ESTATE CATALOGUE  HOMES  DAVIS BAY: Nice clean starter home. 1 bedroom on the main  floor and 2 in a full basement. Good level lot and very close to the  beach. F.P. $44,500.  SECHELT VILLAGE: $63,500. Best view lot on Sunshine Heights  and large too ��� 100 x 140' ��� over I/3 acre. This home is well  insulated for winter and has air conditioning throughout for  those hot summer days. Dbl carport, full bsmt., landscaping ��� it  goes on & onl This home by Knight Is worth viewing. Call Bob.  WE8T SECHELT: $76,000. Four bedroom homa, 2 hatha, 2  FP, auto-oil haaf, sundeck and carport on gentle slope.  1 acre lot overlooking Trail Islands. Half block to beach access. Also has small rental cottage. An appointment necessary. Call Don.  DAVIS BAY: $69,900. Quality 3 bedroom home, huge living room  with fireplace, 2.4 baths, hot water heat, carport and separate  workshop on a large 1/3 acre lot. Fully landscaped with easy care  In mind. Cell Don for appointment.  HOPKINS DISTRICT: 2 bedroom view home on a large lot.  Recently remodelled, extra large living area with good lireplace.  7 x 42 ft. sundeck on the south side of the house. F.P. $41,900.  SECHELT: Family 4 bedroom home, 1,200 sq. ft. two bathrooms,  handy kitchen with bar & dishwasher, stove 6 fridge Included.  Heatilator brick fireplace in living room also brick fireplace In  famlly room. 600 sq. ft. sundeck, drive-in carport. Landscaped  property with loads of trees �� shrubs. A deluxe home that muat be  seen to be appreciated. Full price $65,900. Terms. Call Jack.  CREEKSIDE HOME: $68,500. On6/10 acre wilh parklike setting,  towering trees & spacious, easy to maintain level lawns. One year  new expansive home has two large bedrooms. Separate entrance  hall leads to a large living room with fireplace that invites  gracious entertaining. A 23 x 28' attached garage could be  converted to an extra bedroom 4 family room. An added plus is a  440' workshop with 3 pee. plumbing. Close to best sandy beach  in area.  BEAUTIFUL OAVIS BAY: 1300 sq. ft. of well built 3 bdrm. home.  Large sundeck, 2 fireplaces and cement driveway. Excellent  lamily home with a speetecular view. F.P. $64,900. See Doug.  Jack Anderson  885-2053  Stan Anderson  885-2385  Vsdim Kobasew  885-5389  Vancouver Toll Free:  684-8016  FULL PRICE: $41,900. 3 bedroom, dbl plbg. Handy Sechelt  locale. Landscaped lot with U-driveway. This home is only 3  years old, clean & bright. Real value. Call Jack. '  WEST SECHELT: $69,500. Good buy for size of lot and  development of lower level of home. Newly completed house  with concrete drive and parking areas. Room on lot to build  swimming pool or other uses. Landscaping done complete with  lawns. Move in and enjoy. See with Bob.  WATERFRONT  ROBERTS CREEK WATERFRONT: Unbeatable 125 ft. of beach  with a house plus guest cottage. All landscaped and in lawn.  Blacktop driveway. Approximately 1/3 acre of land. South  exposure. F.P. $134,000. Stan.  WATERFRONT: Sandy Hook-2 bedroom home on 131' of  secluded, hard to obtain WF. I/2 basement, cement driveway,  naturally landscaped, easy to care for and priced to sell at  $59,900. See Doug.  SECLUDED WATERFRONT ACREAGE: Do you want a  quiet waterfront retreat with no roads or oars? Wa have a few  parcels of evergreen forest, 6 to 10 acree each. Minimum of  260 feat of waterfront and stream through most loti. Located  22 miles out of Sechelt by water or air only. Fly In with Tyea  Airways, Ltd. from Vancouver or Sechelt, or use your own  boat. Call Don.  SECHELT-SANDY HOOK: $136,000. Waterfront-Moor  your sailboat at thla dock. Urge eedar home with super  sauna, decks everywhere. Privacy and expensive view.  Phone Bob for a viewing. This It a unique homa.  EGMONT WATERFRONT AGE: Over 20 acree with approx.  1000'of waterfront. Could ba an excellent Inveetment. Van-  dor offers terms with $60,000 dn. Consideration given to  trades.  EQMONT WATERFRONT: Excellent Invaatmant opportunity. Close to 660' of waterfront with S acres and a 6 yr.  old double wide home. Asking $66,000 with Vi dn. All offers  and trades will ba considered.  BUSINESS  SEMI-RETIREMENT BUSINE68, QOINQ CONCERN.  $74,600 FULL PRICE. TWO LAUNDROMAT LOCATION8.  TERM8 & TRADE. Both of thaaa sltee ara Idaal for year-  round steady trade. 14 washer-dryers In one location, 7  dryers and 14 washers In 2nd location. All equipment In top  condition. Stores are clean and newly decorated. Gross revenue approx. $2,800 per month. For further Information, call  J. Anderson, 666-2063 or Van. 664-6016.  WE8T 8ECHELT, HWY. 101: 8148,000. Move Into thli  spacious, comfortable homa and en|oy a great view of the  Trail Islands. Tha rental from tha fourplex on the property  will help pay expenses. Thli property le lerge-80' x 474'-  and li nicely landecaped. Call Bob for mora Information.  PENDER  LAKES PROPERTIES  18 LARGE LOTS  - Some with Excellent View ���  All with Power and Water Available  ��� Paved     Roads  - Prices from $11,000 to $18,000.  Pender Harbour Really Ltd- 883-2794  Mitten Realty Ltd.  When Heal Estate 1$ tatteua-but a pleasure���  885-3295  Van. Direct 681-7931     Box 979 Sechelt. B.C. VON 3A0     Naxt to the Gulf Station  THINKING OF RELOCATING?  Don't delay. Use our Trade Plan. Call for more details.  PHONE FOR FREE CATALOGUE  ROBERTS CREEK  $89,500  5 acres of beautiful bottom land with  a southern exposure. Large organic  vegetable garden, fruit trees, and  pasture areas. PLUS, a custom built  1700 sq- ft. three story 4 bedroom  home. Quality and craftsmanship  have created an Inspiring living  space. Leaded glass windows -  cedar finishing Inside - parquet  floors. A suana outside that will seat  10 people. An outbuilding which  could be converted into a guest  cottage. This property must be seen  if you are looking for acreage with  comfort. Call Suzanne Dunkerton  for viewing,  805-3971.  SEEQIAL FEATURE QF THE WEEK  Corry Ross  885*4280  Rey Bernier  885-5228  LANGLEY  POWELL RIVER  WEST VANCOUVER  Rene Sutherland  Terry Brackett  Don Lock  Emllle Henderson  885-8382 885-9885       888-3730 885-5383  SURREY  Susanna Dunkerton  Terrl Hornet) KINGSWAY  ,M.3971 888-82(5   N0RTH VANC0UVER  Other ottices to serve you  Member of "Relocation Services Canada" Referral System   Gibsons  Council  news  The August 27 planning  meeting of Gibsons Council  dealt with a number of  proposed subdivisions and  other developments throughout the Village.  What has been a summer  cottage on the Beecham  property on the Bluff with  access only from Shoal  Lookout will become a  separate lot with access across  the Trevor Goddard properly  on Avalon Drive.  The Pentecostal Church has  requested to purchase a portion  of Lot 8 on School Road, the  lot the village reservoir is  situated on, to add to their  present holding in the area for  future expansion of their  church facilities. Council will  get an engineering report on  future reservoir needs before  making a decision on the  church's request.  Robert O'Connel of the  Uptown Motel has proposed  turning part of his property on  Hillcrest and North Roads into  an overnight parking area for  transient recreational vehicles  and to provide sewer and water  hook-ups. council approved  this needed service but when it  expressed concern that the  facility might become a  permanent mobile park, it was  pointed out that permit  allowed only recreational  vehicles up to a maximum  length of 25 feet ancfa width of  8.  When George Giannakos  and Bruce Gorman, architect,  presented an application to rezone four lots next to the  Omega to Commercial 2, as  well as plans for thc beginning  phases of what will in time be a  restaurant-hotel-retail shopping complex, the planning  committee called for more  detailed plans from the  architect, and the immediate  completion of backfill and  clean-up along the retaining  wall built last Fall. Parking  requirements will also have to  accommodate some of the  parking now lacking for the  'present commercial and  restaurant operation.  ������������"���^xHHHf"  SUNNYCREST  SHOPPING  CENTRE  886-2277  R  T  mmm*  IBSONS  KEALTY  VANO LAND DEVELOPMENT LTD.  RR#2, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0  ���WWI  VANCOUVER  TOLL FREE  682-1513  CONVEYANCING-REAL ESTATE CONSULTING-APPRAISALS-    NOTARY PUBLIC  HOMES  CREEKSIDE   PARK   ESTATES:   In  Gibsons Village on North Road. Lots  for single widee, doubles wides and  conventional homes. All on sewer,  sr.hydro and all within three blocks  of the shopping centre, schools end  medical clinic. Priced from $10,900 to  $10,900.  CREEKSIDE CRESCENT: Qlbsons  Village, new house, 1440 sq. ft. with  carport, fireplace, bathroom, make-up  counter, vaulted celling, 3 bedrooms  on good sized lot on sewer close to  shopping and schools. $83,800.  ESTATE SALE: North Fletcher Rd.,  Qlbsons. Two bedroom home with  large living room with fireplace, car  port, on view lot of the harbour, alto  has workshop at the rear. $43,000.  QAMBIER ISLAND: 8.2 WATERFRONT acres on Gambier Island. 270'  on waterfront x 1230. Approximately 2  ecree cleared + 8 acres tall timber.  Secluded bay with 2 year old wharf,  ramp and float approximately 40 x 15.  Sandy beech, stream and pool then  property. Water, power, and telephone  in. Approximately 800 sq. ft. cabin yet  to be finished. 200 degree west-southwest view. 275' supply train to cabin.  Ideel recreational end investment..  $139,000.  1904 SEAVIEW ROAD: Ideal Inveetment. Presently rented at HOC month or  would meke lerge famlly home. Breathtaking view of Keeti island and Howe  Sound. Quiet area cloee to shopping.  Quality home built on double landsceped  lot. Prtoedtote.lqu.ekly. Mekeanoffer.  $79,900  1987 NORTH FLETCHER: Two bedroom  home on large view lot In the Village.  basement, fireplace and tundeck.  Priced to tell. $89,000.  1739 N. FLETCHER: Beautifully  remodelled two bedroom home with  another extra large bedroom In full  basement. Qood view lot fronting on  two streets. New roof, fireplace, etc.  Gtrege. Price Includes drapes, fridge  and stove. $43,900.  CRUCIL ROAD: Bright and tpsdouo  three bedroom family view home In  excellent condition located within eeey  walking distance to tchoolt and shope.  Urge kitchen with built-in dbtfiweeher  and indirect lighting. Two flrepieoaa..  Huge recreation room. Lots of extra space  In oayHght baaamant for den or extra  bedroom and workshop. 999,900.  1103 FRANKLIN ROAD: Urge famlly  home In beautiful aree. 9tone flrepiaoe  In livingroom. Level nloely landsceped  lot. Southern exposure, dose to PsbMo  Beech, Poet Off loo end ahopplng. Fridge,  stove and dlshwaeher Included. Must  SOU. 949,800  NORTH ROAD: 4Vk acres level, mostly  cleered In pasture. Muet tee the Inelde  of thle gorgeous detune double wide.  Huge bathtub In eneuite off mooter bed-  Three  GRANDVIEW ROAD (off Pine): Lovely  three bedroom rench style home sltueted  on secluded and fully landsceped H acre.  Southern exposure comblnee privacy with  view of Georgia Strait and Vancouver  id. Huge carport allows for eeey  addition of a famlly room and still leaves  a carport. Sundeck aocssssd from living-  room and matter bedroom. Floor to celling out reek flroptoot,  living room. Earth atove cuts heating  Wile to a fraction. Good investment and  holding property. 999.990  1296 HEADLANDS RD.: This three  bedroom home It attractively sltueted  at the bete of the bluff end cloee to the  boot launching ramp, Great livingroom  tor entertainment, 16 x 25. Alto hu  iov. mortgage. $43,900.  WHITAKER ROAD: Custom built  ocean view home In the mott  beautilul area of the Sunshine Coast.  One block to sandy beach, Davit Bey  dock, store, church, daycare centre  end school. Three bedroome  upttelrt with ensuite off master.  Expensive coder finish In dining  room and livingroom. Fireplace.  Completely finished basement with  livingroom, bedroom, kitchen and  four piece bathroom. Single car  garage, cement drive and front nicely  lendsceped. $94,900.  1790 SCHOOL ROAD: Cory, comfortable  four bedroom older home on lerge lot  FAIRVIEW RD.: All set Up, two  . bedroom 12 x 68 mobile home on lerge  fully landscaped lot in Quiet eree near  Gower Point Road. Has fireplace,  double garage, tundeck and atorage  efted. $34,900.  MAPLEWOOD LANE: Fully flnlehed  newer home loceted in Gibsont Village  with a view of Georgia Strait. If you  would like a new home but don't want  die landscaping hassle and rec room  ffnlehlng, this la it. Home has three  bedrooms, matter with ensuite (3  batht total), two flreplacea. lerge  family kitchen. Sundeck, concrete  drive, carport, etc., etc., etc. OWNER  TRANSFERRED ALL OFFERS  CONSIDERED $87,500.  CHASTER ROAD: Two bedroom A-  frame on large lot for smell prtoe.924,900.  S. FLETCHER: 3 bdrm, family home.  Large kitchen, livingroom with  fireplace.  On  view  fot In Gibsons  V   REVENUE1*"  HWY. 101 aiBOONS: Fully rented nine  will oportrnont Mock wilh over $11,000  yearly revenue. Vary neat and claw  building In prim, location clow to school,  ���nd Mopping. Excellent rental hIMory.  Naarly ana half ecra of proptrty with  pavad parking lei. Thli high caah flew  bolldlng produoaa excellont Invaatmant  value. Contact Jon McRaa, 885*3070 lor  datalla. I14e.no.  CENTRAL AVE.: Qrantheme. Baautlful  homa on doublewide lot. Mllllon-doller  view ot Kaata and Hoaaa Sound. Dining  room haa Hiding doora opening onto tha  bofcony. Revenue with eultee currently  rentedalS280and $200. Perfect Inveet*  rail. Priced toaoil. $40,000  DOWER PT. a STEWART RO.:  Biplex en corner of flower Point and  Stewert Road. Both lldee have large  threao3reorneuiTeewlt.^leeirle  llropiaooo In each. All aultaa are beoutl*  fully flnlehed and many extra. Including  ���II new londeoaplng mike theee aultaa  vary rentable at HOO.OO.p.m. Mountain  flreplaooo. One hee one bedroom end  Ihe other three. Eitre large view lol  wilh break. Village location neer beat  launching, lennie, poet office, and  end many othar featurea. 103,800.  15��7 SARGENT RD.: Imaglnel  Abeolute privacy In your large  beautifully lindacapad back yard with  fruit tree, and ��� spectacular vlaw of tha  ocean from tha front. All thi, right In  the hurt ol Qlbion,. Close to ahcoolt,  ahopplng, etc. Immaculate three  badroom wall built homa with 1/2  lower Olbeona. Several fruit tree,. Zoned  for multiple dwelling. Excellent etartar  home and a good Inveetment end holding  CENTRAL AVE: Orantheme. aaoutllul  home on double wide lot. Million dollar  vlaw of Kaata a Howe Sound. Dining  room haa sliding door, opening onto the  barioony. Revenue with eultee currently  rented at $200.00 and $200.00. Perfect Invaatmant. Priced loaall. S40.S00.  FAIRVIEW ROAD: Revenue. Duplex on  a Vi core lot repreeenl, the Ideel investment property, mora ere 1i9i aquoro  feel In both of theee aide by ,kfe unit,.  Feeturee are pel and beem eonetrudlon  with feature well fireplace and eundacke.  Than la appeal lo aeparate rental market! with a two and a three bedroom  aulta. Assumption of preeent mortgage  makaa purrticas vary eeey and e yearly  Income of over 17,000 meke, thla property herd lo beet. I7S.S00  PORT MELLON HOHWY a DUNHAM  ROAD: Thle beeullful triplex hoe been  up. An ideal Invaatmant with thraa large  LOTS    "��m  LANQDALE RIDGE: Lol 8, Davidson  Road. Bargain price on Ihis lot amongst  directive new homee on quiel cul-do-eac.  S8,SS0.  SANDY HOOK ROAD: Sachalt Inlet  Estates. Excellenl building lot with  water, hydro and telephone to lot. A  spectacular view of Porpoise Bay and only  4Vimllee from Sechelt. SS.S00.  SANDY HOOK ROAD: Three Idaal bull-  ding tats In beautifully modod and perk  Ilka setting. Theee view lots overlook  Porpoise Bay and Sachalt inlet. Water,  hydro and pavad roads In good quality  sub-dlvlalon. vendor mey carry Agreement for Sale. SIO.OOOEech.  TRAIL ISLANDS: Large weterfront lot  with small cove for moorage* Beeullful  view on three sides. Excellent fishing  spot on your doorstep. Call and let ue  show you thle weterfront retreat. $17,000.  UPLAN0B ROAO: Tuwanek. Ideal re*  erection lot In beautifully wooded and  park ilka wttlng. Zoned for trailer,.  Thi, lot overlook, Secnoll Inlet end tha  LambMend. 00,000.  McCULLOUQH ROAD: Wllaon Creek.  Cloee lo one acre of Ireed property with  suD-dlvlslon possibilities          08,000.  CHASTER ROAD: 00' x 200' Hoping lot  trim mo, tree, facing on two roods  Spring on property with weter rights.  Cloee lo beech and school $14,000.  JASPER RO On Ihe sunny slopes ol  Wesl Sechelt this -,/IOth ol an acre lot  hoe bolh site end view Nicely treed on  quiet 'no through roed' just olf Mason  Roed. Lot size avereges approximately  90 x 175 110,000.  ACREAGE  ROBERTS CREEK: to ecree  occeasable by logging road No hydro.  Year round creak runs through  Property 130,000.  GAMBIER ISLAND: S.2 WATERFRONT  acree on Sampler lelend. 200' on waterfront x 1230. Approximately 2 ecree  cleared pluo ��� acraa tall timber. Secluded  bay wilh 2 year old wharf, ramp and float  approximately 40 x IS. Sandy beech,  stream and pom lhan property. Water,  power and telephone In. Approximately  800 equare feet cabin yet to ba tlnlihed.  200 degree weet<eouth<west view. 270  foot tupply train to cabin. Idaal recreational end Inveetment. $120,000.  NORTH ROAD: 3.4 park like acraa.  Aocaae from elds roed will ascura privecy'.  Nicely treed. CMoolo the vlllege 020,000  LORRIE GIRARD  888-7760  JON MCRAE  885-3(70  ANNE GURNEY  886-2164  ARNE PETTERSEN  866-6763  STEVE SAWYER  886-2891  JAY VISSER  865-3300  DAVE ROBERTS  6B6-804O 14.  Coast News, September 4,1979  On becoming a Rover  Ramblings of a Rover  bv Dee Cee  Life On Acton Farm  Although I do not think that  any boy ever had a better  home-life than I did in the little  town of F. with my kind and  loving parents, my three  bothers and my sister, there  were however distinct  advantages to living, if only  temporarily, down on the farm  at Charing. The predominant  one was thc fact I did not have  to go lo church on Sunday!  While my Father was passive as  regards the mailer of church  attendance and got out of it  himself b> saying he was too  busy on Sunday mornings  straightening up things in the  shop alter a late Saturday's  closing, my Mother was  insistent that, nol only did she  have to attend both the  morning service and the  evening one as well but that her  lour sons and one daughter had  to accompany her, unless some  urgent reason such as sickness  prevented them from doing so.  My Mother's faith was not, I  am certain, a trifling affair,  something to be dismissed  lightly as being the correct  thing to do as the wife of a  successful grocer with five  children to direct onto the  proper path. No, I am sure her  faith in God, the Bible and the  church was deep and sincere  and she was very active in  church affairs, teas, bazaars  and charitable works, to name  a few. All this was okay with me  but as far as I was concerned I  wished to be left strictly out of  it. My two brothers Billy and  George sang in the choir and it  was Mother's wish that I follow  suit.  I had other ideas, so on the  evening of my audition I really  put on an act. I don't think I  had a voice to start with and, as  I have said before, had no car  for music but on this particular  evening I went at it with all the  zeal I could muster so that  when the strains of Abide With  Me or Rock of Ages began on  the organ I let loose with a  bellow that fairly shook the  rafters of the ancient edifice  and really startled, not only the  choirmaster, but caused my  fellow choristers to stare at me  in disbelief that so much sound  could be emitted by so small an  individual. My friend Bill D.,  who was "in" on my  performance to escape this  choir business, told me later  that the choirmaster had  remarked Ihat I sounded like a  "bullfrog with laryngitis" and  that, while my voice had a.  quality that might fit in with  singing sea chanties or ribald  songs associated with  scoundrels and ruffians, it  certainly had no place in a  sacred institution such as the  church. God, was I ever  pleased, although my Mother  was saddened to think that her  favourite son, her youngest,  could not take his place in the  house of God and sing the  paeans of praise to which she  felt he was entitled.  Down at Acton there was  none of this church business to  contend with. Tehe simple fact  was neither my aunt, uncle or  three girl cousins ever went as  far as I knew and, better still,  on Sundays there were no  restrictions on what we could  or could not do. At home my  sister was forbidden to play the  piano (unless of course it was  sacred music), there was no  card playing allowed and  voices had to be kept at a low  decibel, and such pursuits as  going fishing or kicking a ball  around were frowned on as  unfitting for the Sabbath Day.  On the farm we could do more  or less as we liked, as long as we  stayed within bounds, so is it  any wonder I really enjoyed my  holidays there. There were so  many exciting things to see and  do and, for a boy especially, so  many odd and interesting  characters to get to know. I  think my Uncle Edwin must  have had an eye and an ear  tuned to acquiring not only  bargains in cattle, horses and  swine at the market days in  Ashford but also some of the  oddest eccentrics as farm  labourers as it was possible to  imagine.  There was Larry S., the  waggoner, who lived in one of  thc cottages on the farm and  who had, in former days, seen a  great deal of the world in the  Royal Navy and had a  remarkable memory for places  and events, particularly if they  were of an obscene nature, and  delighted in telling "off colour  stories" to his cronies at the  pub when he was well "into his  cups" on a Saturday night.  Then there was hairless Terry,  the yardman, who had served  many years in the British Army  in India and there had  contracted a disease that had  left him completely devoid of  hair, not only on the top of his  head but also he had no facial  hair, no eyebrows or even  eyelashes, only a deep  mahogany tan that had never  left him. He was a very  powerfully built man and,  although good natured and  easy to get along with during  the week, on Saturday nights at  the Rose and Crown at Charing  Heath, where all my Uncle's  workers congregated, if an  argument developed and he  was involved things could get  very nasty indeed. He could be  extremely dangerous to handle  in a fight and the police had to  be called to subdue him.  Charing, being a small village,  only had one policeman, so if  Terry was involved reinforcements had to be called in from  neighbouring villages to assist,  not only in ejecting him from  the pub but in getting him  under lock and key.  Then there was my favourite  character, old Charlie, who was  the odd-job man at Acton. He  ������efused to live with the other  men, some with their wives, in  the cottages provided, but  chose as his abode a  ramshackle dwelling-place  down in a copse near the duck  pond. It consisted of four  wattle gates thatched with  straw with one end open to the  Police News  Gibsons Police News  Residents are reminded to  use caution when leaving  vehicles parked on Highway  101 in Langdale. More  incidents of vandalism  continue.  On August 30 a report of  mischief came from Highway  101 in Langdale after the rear  window of a '77 Toyota  Corolla was smashed.  On the same day $600 worth  of 1906 lathe accessories were  stolen from Burns Road.  Theft was reported on  August 29 from Marine Drive  when an eight-foot dinghy  Sport-Yak make valued at $ 120  was stolen.  On August 28 windows were  reported broken at a house on  Poplam Island. The matter is  still under investigation.  Personal cards were stolen  from a wallet left in an  unlocked parked car in Roberts  Creek on August 27.  Sechelt  "The worst crime of the  week," occurred at 4:55 a.m. on  August 26 when volunteer  firemen were called out on a  false alarm to the Sechelt  Indian Reserve. Volunteers  arrived at the scene only to find  a house-party in prowess.  One of the Neighborhood;  Watch signs posted two weeksi  ago was knocked down in West']  Sechelt on August 27.  Early in the morning of;.  August 31 approximately 30J  Department of Highways signs;:  were knocked down in Madeira'  Park. Damage is estimated at!  $500. Witnesses are asked toj  contact Sechelt RCMP.        j  Three bundles of survey'  stakes were reported stolen:  from Porpoise Bay valued at  $150 on August 30.  On August 25 two windows*  were smashed at the Wilson,  Creek Day Care Centre.  Fishing gear valued ad  approximately $390 was stolen!  from a pickup parked at  Coopers Green on August 23.  VlAj��^fe>  The usual prize of $5.00 will be awarded to the first  name drawn from the barrel identifying the location ol  the picture above. Last week's winner was Wayne  Peterson of Box 977, Qlbsons, B.C., who correctly  located the pictured object at the Ritz Motel.  Elves Club  Elves Club general meeting  will be held at 8 p.m. Sept. 15,  elements. Charlie too had seen  "better days" and, although I  never did learn all about his  past life, it was obvious that he  was a man of intelligence and  breeding. Rumour had it that  he was the black sheep of a  titled family, had been a  remittanceman in Canada and  Australia and now, in a way  only he knew, had drifted into  casual labour on the farm. I  was really fascinated with  Charlie and his views and  philosophy of life and I intend  some day to write more about  him but, for the present, can  you wonder why life down on  Acton Farm had such an  appeal for a boy who was on  the threshold of life and  literally was champing on the  bit to get going?  NOW AVAILABLE  MORTGAGE  MONEY  No penalty  for prepayment in part or in whole.  We Finance:  ���LOTS  ���SUMMER HOMES  ���SMALL HOMES TC  ���ACREAGE  Sunshine Coast Credit Union  Cowrie Street, Sechelt  Tel: 885-3255  1979 at the home of Mr. & Mrs.  L.B. MacDonald, corner of  Orange Rd. & Hwy. 101.  The Agenda will bet  Election of Officers and a  general discussion of things  that will help the club. We do  need some more active  members  So if you are interested in  joining our fine club or to get  any further information please  phone 886-2149.  iaw  Found  ^^^^^^^^ design  Precision Cutting by Jan Hansen      Tricoanalysis  A female goat, believed to be  quite valuable, was found on  August 31 at Middle Point. The  goat will be among good  company until his rightful  owners reclaim him���with  Gordon Wilson's goats.  A digital watch found in  Brookman Park was turned  into Sechelt RCMP on August  28. Ask for file No. 2586.  DISTINCTIVE MENS' & LADIES'  HAIR DESIGN & HAIR CARE  886-2318      ��REDKENe  ^*" Seaview Plaza ��� Gibsons  Hwy. 101 across from N.W. Fletcher Road  MONARCH   FAIRMONT   MERCURY   ZEPHYR  1979 FALL  "CALLING ALL CARS"  PRE GRAND OPENING SPECIAL  CAR CARE INSPECTION  e Oil Change   ��� Engine oil filter replaced   ��� Grease Chassis   ��� Inspect steering.linkage  e Check all fluid levels ��� Check undercarriage   ��� Check all lltes   e Check belts & hoses, wiper       m��l  blades   ��� Inspect air filter   ��� Lubricate door hinges & lock cylinders   ��� Check & adjust tire pressure  e Check driveshaft & joints  ALL MAKES & MODELS  CARS TRUCKS  $8.50 P.���. Extra 2 wheel drive ��9.50c  4 wheel drive '12.50  OIL FILTER $2.50 with Car Care Inspection  Reg. '4.75  Effective Sept. 1 to 15 only  Service Department now fully operational.  We are equipped with all the special tools  necessary to handle your service problems.^  Factory authorized service a specialty  regardless of where your car was purchased.  Comprehensive stock of genuine  MOTORCRAFT ^@��0 Parts  "Welcome to Ford Country"  SOUTH COAST POM  SALES   I.TI>  1326 Wharf Rd., Box 1759,  Sechelt, B.C.  SALES-SERVICE- LEASING-PARTS"  001- onoit  VANS PINTO BOBCAT GRANADA MONARCH


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