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 LEGISLATIVE LIBRARY  PariiamentBuiUUngs ^  Victoria, B.C. >��' ****  COAST^NEWS  50 cents per copy on newsstands  ESTABLISHED    1945  September 2B, 1992 Volume 46 Issue 39  Water values still key to Tetrahedron decisions  part 1 of a series  by Jane Seyd  Outlined in abstract on one of the  many forestry maps it's been drawn on  to, the Tetrahedron study area looks  like a Rorschach blotch hovering over  the contours of the landscape.  And in many ways, it is.  For over the past two years, since the  5,700 forested and alpine hectares first  became the subject of a decidedly  experimental Local Resource Use Planning (LRUP) community process, the  Tetrahedron has meant many things to  different people: some of them real and  some of Ihem symbolic; all requiring  effort, frustration and time.  Extending in an irregular pattern  from Tannis Lake in the west to Ml.  Tetrahedron and Panther Peak in the  east, from Main and McNair lakes in  the south to the alpine area near Mt.  Steele in the north, the Tetrahedron  includes a diverse sel of resource values  over a relatively small area.  Jusl what's at stake in the Tetrahedron depends on who you ask. Water,  jobs, a habitat for wildlife. A sanctuary  space in the woods. A number of timber  dollar*..  With 2,900 hectares of the Tetrahedron study area included in the regional  district's watershed reserve for the  Coast, the potential for conflict over  logging and waler quality - two of the  more contentious values - has a lengthy  history.  As long ago as the early 1970s, local  politicians had expressed concern about  the potential effect logging could have  on the area's domestic water supply. At  that time, a report recommending joint  management of the resource was completed by the Ministry of Forests.  Then, for a long time, not much public attention was paid to the Tetrahedron.  Logging rights in the area passed  from Jackson Bros.. Ihe original owners, first to a company from Mission,  and eventually lo International Forest  Products.  But about two and a half years ago,  that all came to a stop, as both Ihe  regional district and other members of  community became increasingly con  cerned about the clearcuts around Tannis Lake, which they saw as leading  inio the Chapman bowl waler supply  area.  "They were doing an end run," says  Jeremy Frith, regional direcior and  LRUP member. "It may have been they  thought these guys would just go lo  sleep and they could get away with it.  "As lar as Forestry and Inlerfor was  concerned...they were entitled to log.  We reacted and said this mustn't happen."  turn to page 3  MIA, MP  views on  accord  constitute  quandary  by Jane Seyd  For much of the summer,  while Ihe rest of the country  wrangled, the Big C was still  possible lo bypass on Ihe local  level.  But now, wilh the Canada-  wide referendum on the new  constitutional accord lumbering  into view for Oct. 26, local  politicians of all stripes are  jumping into the fray.  This Wednesday night at  Greenecourt Hall in Sechell,  local MP Ray Skelly will hold  the first of what promises or  threatens - depending on your  level of constitutional exhaustion - lo be several local meetings on the new agreement.  A limited number of preliminary draft texts of the agreement will be available, along  with a more concise federal  governmenl summary of 20  basic principles contained in  Ihe Charlottetown Accord.  The meeting will be an  opportunity for Ihe public to  ask questions and stale Iheir  posilions about the Accord,  says Skelly, who is in favour of  voting 'yes' in the national referendum, which would see Ihe  constitution renewed on the  basis of the Charlottetown  agreement.  Local MLA and Opposition  Leader Gordon Wilson, meanwhile, has been campaigning  publicly against the vote for the  agreement.  "I'm as ardently supportive  as he is hostile to it," says Skelly. "It's a compromise arrangement.  "I'm convinced if we don't  support il, Quebec will leave.  They will see it as a rejection  of federalism."  While Wilson has said the  federal government is taking an  unfairly melodramatic approach lo the agreement, Skelly  disagrees.  "We are al a serious crossroads and people have a serious  decision to make," he says. A  vote against the accord "stands  an excellent chance of destroying our economy."  turn lo page 3  checkout  In the  ifpcotttfiig  m\wekBnder  ������vviwinrwi  Harman bronze  Ottawa bound  Sculptor Jack Harman, his son Stephen (rear) and one of three bronze figures of Ihe Peacekeeping  Monument now bound for Ottawa. Joel Johnstone pholo  by Stuart Burnside  The while hoi, 2,200 degree  forge has been turned off at  sculptor Jack Harman's Roberts  Creek foundry, and the pressure  of meeting a seemingly impossible deadline has been removed...  last week Harman  ground   the   final    ������  touches into Ihree  10-foot bronze soldiers he created as  his portion of Ihe  "National   Peacekeeping Monument"  to be unveiled in  Ottawa Oct. 8.  The only glow  now found at the  foundry comes from     _____________  the   countenances  Harman's assistants, the 64-  year-old master himself, and the  pipe that is forever in his hand.  "This (project) has been  hell," says Harman, relighting  the pipe for the hundredth lime,  "but (the soldiers) are finished.  Now it's just malter of getting  them to Ottawa."  The soldiers, wilh a combined weight of around 2,300  pounds, were commissioned by  the Department of National  Defence to help commemorate  Canada's role as a Uniled  Nations peacekeeper.  They are to be erected across  from Ottawa's national art  gallery and will be symbolically  depicted entering the rubble  strewn, war torn area of the  world in Ihe aftermath of battle.  The project is a collaboration  with other artists working in  Ottawa lo set the battle-scene  stage upon which Harman's cast  of three will stand.  "Everything in Ottawa is  ready as well," Harman noted.  One of the reasons Harman's  soldiers were such "hell" to  '... to help  commemorate  Canada's role  as a United  Nations  Peacekeeper'  sculpt, according to Ihe artist, is  that he was working on his  "Queen Astride a Horse" sculpture at the same time.  While that masterpiece was  unveiled in Ottawa on Canada's  most recent birthday, work on  both projects had to  be completed over  roughly the same  two-year period and  proceeded  al  an  almosl simultaneous  rate.  Last Thursday,  however, as Harman and and his  crew prepared to  crate    the    Ihree  _____________   bronze figures for  transport to the  nation's capital, Ihere was iin air  of accomplishment and good  humour at the foundry.  "I've really enjoyed working  on this," said Harman's younger  brother Tim, a retired sheet  melal worker who helped with  Ihe project. "It's not always easy  work but it is fun."  Harman's son, Stephen, also  assisted, and will Iravel to  Ottawa with his dad to help set  Ihe soldiers up.  In addition, Harman received  help from artist Steve Majcher,  who has worked with Harman  off and on for 20 years, and  Elphinstone Secondary students  Jesse Agnew, Kris Hepburn and  Shawn Hunt, among others.  Unfortunately for Harman,  Ihe Ottawa unveiling won't be  the end of work for the project.  As part of the commission, the  defence departmenl wants an  undetermined number of foot-  long bronze miniatures of the  three soldiers. "It won't be much  fun (making the miniatures),"  Harman said, "ll isn't creative  anymore."  Native self-government coming of age in Sechelt  by Nancy Moote & Jane Seyd  Seen from Ihe window of  Chief Tom Paul's office in the  Sechelt Indian Band's new complex, a low line of houses in  weather-beaten shades faces out  towards the Strait of Georgia.  Here, the daily shape of life  doesn't look much different  from that of many native bands.  But it is different. Native  self-government is coming of  age in Sechelt, as some of the  band members push for a bigger  voice in decisions. It's a return  to tradition, says Wesley Jeffries, one of the new movement's leaders: "The people  were more involved in decisionmaking in the traditional ways."  Six years ago, when the  Sechelt band became the first in  Canada to achieve self-government, their agreement with Ihe  provincial and federal authorities was regarded by many as  ground breaking.  Sechelt government was  local self-determination in  action, a brave new vision drafted by the band itself which  would fit in with urban realities  and allow the band's economic  development projects lo be realized. It was a government meant  to work with the larger white  community around it on the  Coasl, through a policy of  "good neighbour" relations.  On Chief Paul's desk is a letter from a Saskatchewan Indian  band, one of many from native  groups across Ihe country who  want whal ihe Sechell have: outright ownership of their lands  and freedom from the paternal  control of the Department of  Indian Affairs.  Other native groups have  criticized Ihe Sechelt agreement  as a sell-out drawn up by the  band's while advisors, but the  elected band council stuck to  their own course, expecting that  time would prove Ihem right.  Now, with the band's $54 million land claim still awaiting  settlement, criticism is coming  from within the Sechelt Band  itself, notably from a young  group of "concerned band members" who believe Ihe elected  band council has losl touch with  Iheir own people.  Challenging the council's  non-confrontational good neighbour policy over the summer,  the group led a blockade of Ihe  PelroCan station on band lands,  which had been refusing lo  Chief Tom Paul at the band hatchery.  Joel Johnstone photo  directly give natives their legal  tax exemption. And at Ihe  band's most recent general  meeting, they demanded the resignation of Ihe band's while  financial   advisor,   Gordon  Anderson. Anderson gained too  much power during his 20 years  with the band, says concerned  band member Jerome Julian:  "We got rid of the Indian Act,  but we took Ihe Indian agent  with us."  Julian illustrates his disillusionment with Sechell self-government by describing a luxury  ocean liner of the "Self-Government Cruise Line." Anderson is  al Ihe wheel and Chief Paul and  Ihe other four councillors are  aboard, waving lo the crowd on  shore as they sail off. "Self-government is shooting ahead, but  Ihey forgol the Indians at the  wharf," he says.  At first, Ihey say, everyone  had big hopes for this kind of  self governmenl. "We'd be economically independent, we'd all  have jobs. . .," says band member Valerie Bourne. "None of  lhat has happened."  And in taking on a municipal-style model, designed lo  keep Ihe white communily  unthrealened, they wonder what  they've given up of their own  history and identity.  Says Jeffries, "The government tried lo force native people  into assimilation, saying our  culture was wrong, taking away  the language. 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The stage  house at the north end of the  hall will also be reconstructed.  labour and some materials  are being supplied by donalions  and volunteers from local business, and five workers have  been assigned to Ihe project  through Canada Manpower in a  program designed lo provide  training opportunities for unemployed persons on UIC.  McGuire says more communily help - financial, labour and  materials - will be needed lo  complete the interior theatre  conversion, especially now thai  government funding sources are  limited.  "If everything goes according to plan, we could have Ihe  theatre going probably in late  spring," says McGuire. Work on  the outside of Ihe building is  expected to take aboul 13 weeks  and should be finished by  Christmas.  "We need some exlra capital," says McGuire. "The trick  now is obtaining material  monies." The society has decided to hold a "Box Social" on  Oct. 17 as a fall fundraising  event for Ihe whole family (see  separate story).  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Construction work on Gibsons' Women's Institute Hall continues and the project Is slowly taking shape with the help of  (front to back) Helen Milburn, Judy Vanderwoerd, and foreman  Bill Vanderwoerd. The Gibsons Landing Heritage Society Is  still seeking funds to further their renovation plans which will  include potter's studio space in the new addition.  Joel Johnstone photo  Box social  set to raise  money  for hall  renovation  plans  by Ruth Moore  "We'll have a box  social," she beamed. I stared  at her blankly.  "Didn't you ever see  Oklahoma?" she was almost  apoplectic al my ignorance.  She explainer) to me lhat in  "the old days," the female  persons of the neighbourhood would assemble a meal  for two and place il in a box.  This would then be auctioned to the male persons of  the neighbourhood. The top  bidder would then gel lo eat  the meal wilh ils maker.  "Sounds pretty sexisl lo  me." I muttered.  She tul-tutted, but we  amicably decided thai Ihe  process could be modernized. These days men and  women both are quite capable of making a meal for one  and placing it in a box.  So think up your  favourite foods. Tickets are  a dollar each al the usual  outlets - pack up a boxed  meal for each person attending and come along to St.  Bart's Church hall Saturday,  Oct. 17 at 6 pm.  Bring the whole family  and enjoy an evening of old-  fashioned fun and entertain-  ment.The money raised from  the auction will help the  Gibsons Landing Heritage  Society to restore the Women's Institute Hall. If you  want a community cultural  cenlre in Gibsons - then  come along - it'll be fun.  Questions? Call Ruth  Moore 885-2432 or Nesl  Lewis 886.7573.  Easing the conflict of court disputes  by Jane Seyd  The Sechelt courtroom, and  the reasons both women and  men end up in it, are never usually easy to deal with.  But that doesn't mean there  aren't efforts made to make the  experience less traumatic.  In particular, "we go a long  way in trying to make things as  easy as we can for victims of  violence," says Crown counsel  Tony Rowley.  And as for victims of violent  criminal offences, such as sexual or domestic assault, waiting in  the same room as their accused,  says Rowley, "That never never  happens."  Instead, Crown witnesses  have a separate waiting room,  complete with books to keep  children occupied. All witnesses  receive a package in the mail  before their court date, directing  them straight to Ihe Crown  counsel's office, says Rowley.  An escort from the local Victim  Witness Services will also  'We go a long way in  trying to make  things as easy as  we can for victims of  violence  -Cmwn Counsel Tony Rowley  accompany those who want  someone with them in the courtroom.  In cases of family law, such  as custody battles, Ihe special  waiting room is also available if  it's uncomfortable for people to  sit together on the regular waiting bench, says Rowley.  While Ihe victim does have to  face the accused in the actual  courtroom, "our system is based  on everyone who's charged with  a crime being allowed to hear  the evidence against Ihem," says  Rowley, "and I doubt very much  if that's going to change."  In some cases witnesses  under the age of 18 may be  allowed lo testify behind a  screen or through a video link if  that treatment is justified in the  view of Ihe judge.  Meanwhile, says Rowley,  emotions aren't always disregarded in the courtroom.  "In any assault case, emotions play a very important  part," he says. In sentencing,  victim impact statements are  often taken inio account by the  judge and "they aren't simply a  list of how many stitches someone got."  In the Sechelt courtroom, "of  the nine people who work here,  only three are men," said Row-  ley.  For either men or women,  "it's not comfortable to have  your personal life in the hands  of a system that's strange. But  we really do try to make it easier."  TRAIL BAY MALL  rnuBf  Nome  MOW  OCI.      I    ���     2a,     Sa,  ������aVp  ��� Draws ��� Information ��� 1  * Show .Specials ��� Demonstrations ���  SOMETHING OF INTEREST FOR EVERYONE  Come & llcive A look!  i Coast News, September 28, 1992  news  Fall Special ,\  S     25% off Tanning Packages  20% off Perms  10% off Streaks & Sculptured Nail  657 School Rd.  Gibsons Landing  886-3916  The Tetrahedron  Ski Club's Mount  Steele cabin  located on the  controversial  Tetrahedron  Plateau.  Darah Hansen pholo  Road construction viewed destructive  from page I  A hall lo further logging in the area was  called and a long-suffering communily process was started.  As the LRUP grinds into its third year of  debate and discussion, water is still of primary importance - especially to a governmenl  serving a rapidly increasing population.  Concern about logging centres on large  clcarcuts known to alter hydrology patterns  by removing the canopy and root system  which helps retain snow melt, resulting in  floods which could eventually cause siltation  of the waler system. There is also concern  about erosion and cave-ins from road-building.  "They talk aboul taking 20 per cenl of the  limber oul in little patches," says Frith. "But  in order to get Ihere you have lo build roads  in."  Continued logging in the lower elevation  watersheds of the Greater Vancouver  Regional District and Victoria's Capital  Regional Districl doesn't make the local  stance an easy one for politicians. "It puts an  enormous pressure on smaller watersheds,"  says Prilh.  "What we're being asked lo do as a community is lo absorb the mistakes and unconcern of Ihe forest industry and give Ihem a  buffer in our watershed. I have a lot of problems wilh that. They've already logged all  around Ihis thing."  f|OVU  W()PEN w  ANTON'S MOTOR SHOP  Your licenced specialist of  International & North American Auto Repairs  BMW, Mercedes, Volkswagen,  Diesel, Boal Engines, Fuel Injection  I, Anton Goepperl and my wile Gobi are  new Canadians. We have jusl arrived from  Germany where I have gained more than 23  years experience wilh auto-motor repairs.  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His memories of Ihe camp are nostal-       gic: "My greatest memory is of the old  lodge. We had the most wonderful campfires,  mostly inside because il was usually raining. We  put on skils and did little things to contribute to  those evenings together."  A city boy, he remembers camping outdoors  and learning about Ihe wilderness - its trees, planls  and animals. He also recalls the games, in particular 'kick the can' which involved a leam of boys  linked in defence of a tin can and an opposing team  whose job it was to break through the line and kick  it.  "However simple that might seem to be," said  Scrivener, "in a wilderness setting where everything is hidden, it can be very exciting for little  boys."  In 1948, Scrivener decided lo devote his life to  scouting, attributing his "Byng years" lo Ihe decision to stay with the organization.  Over the years the camp deteriorated, the old  wharf disappeared amongst the ocean's waves, the  totem poles wore down and the lodge was in need  of rebuilding in order to pass health and safety  codes. The cost of repairs was high, Ihe ferries       were a problem and a more central location like the Fraser Valley was being  'Mv greatest     suggested* In 1978 a proposal was made  lo sell the property, then worth over $3  memory is of   million in timber alone.  the old lodge'       "ul tne scouls discarded the idea,  rallying in favour of Ihe old camp. They  -Jack Scritvner raised ,ne $500,000 necessary to build a        new lodge and undertook its revitalization.  The lodge today stands on the same site as did  the old, its rustic flavour untainted despite expansions lo modern cooking and dining facilities. The  trees stand as always, offering a buffer to the  encroaching outside world, the time-worn nature  path remains and the two original totem poles have  been replaced.  At age 70 himself now, Scrivener has retired but  feels the camp is as vital as it ever was to the  development of young minds and bodies.  "The decision was made years ago lo hang on to  the properly. The viewpoint thai prevailed was that  it would always be a training ground for children.  "It really is quite magical," he said.  MP, MLA debate likely in the offing  from page 1  Skelly says he doesn't see a  guarantee to Quebec of 25 per  cent of the House of Commons  seats as radically undemocratic:  "Quebec has 25 per cent of  Canada's population and it is  likely to retain thai," he says.  Meanwhile, he says the  revamped Senate will provide  an adequate counter measure to  the power of Eastern Canada.  But according to Wilson,  granting Quebec a 25 per cenl  guarantee will serve to entrench  power in the East, while the  effectiveness of a reformed senate - which will not be consistently elected in all provinces -  remains questionable.  One thing the two politicians  do agree on is that people  should vote according to Iheir  consciences.  "If you vole against the decision you're not a traitor," says  Skelly.  Skelly and Wilson will likely  debate the constitutional accord  for a second time on cable TV  before Ihe referendum in October.  TRY OUR  NEW L UNCH MENU  3  lunches  for the  price of  This week Monday-Friday: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  Planning lunch? Bring a friend!  This is the week to try our  new menu!  Not valid with any other promotion,  more details at the restaurant.  O'M'E'G'A  RESTAURANT  281 Gower Pt. Rd.  Overlooking Gibsons Harbour  For reservations/delivery/pickup, call 886-2268  w  mazoa mazoa mazoa mazoa mazoa mazoa  SUNSHINE COAST MAZDA  IS PLEASED TO PRESENT, FOR YOUR PURCHASING PLEASURE  OUR "SET PRICE POLICY"  NO HASSLES, NO ARM TWISTING, NO GAMES,  AND NO HIDDEN CHARGES  Our prices are the best possible. 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SUNSHINE COAST MAZDA  Highway tt 101    in Wilson Ctfuk -  ..      /I /"**/"\/"\  "(Vtw.'.Mi Gibsons K S.v.lHI O03~40*79  mazoa mazoa mazoa mazoa mazoa mazoa Coast News, September 28, 1992  opinion  Shh... the big C is  coming to town  It's about the C-word.  The one the pollsters tell us the public doesn't like.  Mere mention of it makes otherwise normal people tired  and irritable. For the most part, Ihe arduous bickering  over the constitution has been avoidable on the local  level.  At best it's seemed large, abstract and distant; at worst  a manufactured crisis designed to lake our minds off the  politicians' lack of gumption on more important matters.  Somewhat sadly, as the national referendum looms on  the horizon, both the forces in favour and opposing the  constitutional accord are attempting to use the public's  exhaustion to sway opinion: vole yes and we'll shut up  about it; vote no and we'll ignore it for a while.  Hardly a way to foster intelligent discussion.  As Oct. 26 draws closer, it's time to get beyond the  spin-doctored public relations and the crass political  gamesmanship. It's time to actually figure oul what we're  being asked to vole on, and to decide whal the decision  might mean.  This Wednesday night in Sechell. a meeting is being  held where copies of Ihe basic principles contained in (he  accord and the preliminary draft (exl will be available.  No, it's not the full legal text, as MLA Gordon Wilson  lus pointed out.  But it is a start. And it's certainly better than a vote  based on emotional reaction.  As the referendum dale draws nearer, there will other  meetings, and debates, and discussion. There will be  interpretations from a variety of sources.  We owe it to ourselves, as local citizens, lo be  informed whether we decide to vote for the agreement or  against it.  It's a small effort to make, whatever opinions we may  hold about the future of this country.  Enumerating kings  It was as though the priorities of Coast residents were  there for all to see, if stories in newspapers are to be  believed.  Those needful of some extra cash had all but shunned  the assured remuneration that would flow from enumeration in pursuit of the bright lights of Hollywood.  Not to put too fine a point on it, a Vancouver broadsheet that rises earlier these days published a story last  week suggesting that Elections Canada was having trouble hiring enumerators on the Sunshine Coast for the Oct.  26 national referendum on the constitution. The reason  being that everybody in town is apparently climbing over  one another to land a job as an extra in Needful Things,  the Stephen King horror movie to begin filming in Gibsons next month.  Thing is, the movie doesn't begin shooting until Oct.  13, while the job of signing up voters for the great Canadian constitutional showdown will be done and dusted by  October 7. Are we being too literal, perhaps? Failing to  appreciate the journalistic jest of the Sun's front page  pontifications?  An yet behind the headlines rests an unsettling truth.  The lure of the silver screen continues a 20th century  obsession, and the relentless search for stardom, even if  it's for Andy Warhol's IS minutes of glory, the unshake-  able North American dream.  Could it be that given a choice, we'd rather be king for  a day than face the constitutional nightmare?  <fatfi<  9/ m_\  /  (%>&**��... out  "rioe�� avKXtivp. vitti,  ^~-   >6 M atAHflS OF ft TDM     J  ^^^ W&'rtlldb rrfc CUl-TUEE.   b\bb(M>\  ���i /      f^_W_\ ~V\   Hf* * 6roeS nW * P*��TTY*  .��. f\    .^M      &> Ct-ufctH MADE OF..)  ')4>0H} THEV HlWsfS  m-mtSHMW   MK>�� /  /) certu ctw��\._,J  tevrJS.  Murrelet  arguments flawed  Recent tellers in the Coasl  News from J Thompson, and in  the Weekender from P.C.  Nicholson, aboul the Marbled  Murrelet both contain dangerously flawed arguments and  conclusions.  Bolh gentlemen question  whether Marbled Murrelets are  dependent on old-growth forests  for nesting habitat. To anyone  even remotely familiar with the  species, such doubts rank right  up Ihere with 'does smoking  cause cancer, does acid rain  need more study, and is the  earth flat?'  James Thompson displays all  the classic ignorance of the armchair critic in denigrating Paul  Jones' work. Mr Jones has  undertaken serious scientific  investigations of Marbled Murrelets on the Sunshine Coast. On  many a day, in fair weather and  foul, he has arisen at 3 am and  been in place on the Caren  Range for Ihe morning flight of  the Murrelets which begins as  early as 4 am in mid-summer.  Paul Jones knows as much  about Marbled Murrelets as anyone in Canada.  Mr Thompson seems embarrassingly anxious to deny that  Marbled Murrelets might nest in  the Caren Range. Experts on the  Marbled Murrelet would all  probably be amazed if it was  proven the species does not nest  in the Caren's old growth  forests. I would remind Mr  Thompson lhat finding the nest  of a small secretive bird that  nests SO metres up in the canopy  of our tallest tress, makes finding the proverbial needle in a  haystack a real breeze. If Mr  Thompson has any positive suggestions in helping lo find a  nesl, lots of people would be  happy to hear them.  Bolh Mr Thompson and Mr  Nicholson point out that Marbled Murrelets are frequently  seen off our coast. This is correct. On Ihe Audubon Christmas  Bird Count in Dec. 1988, 1,849  Marbled Murrelets were counted off our coasl, and Ihis was  Ihe highest total for the species  of any of the 1,600 counts  undertaken anywhere in North  America, this is no surprise, as  the straits of Georgia and Juan  de Fuca are the world centre of  abundance of the species in winter.  In The Birds of British  Columbia by R Wayne Campbell, et. al., it slates: "Some have  noted that coastal aggregation of  Murrelets correspond with  coastlines dominated by old-  growth forests" and "others  have suspected that numbers  have declined al sea near areas  where extensive logging  occurred."  In passing, it is also worth  noting that Carter and Sealy  (1984) found lhat 7.8 percent of  the local autumn population of  Marbled Murrelets drowned in  gillnets set for salmon in  Barkley Sound.  Whilst is would be a notable  achievement lo find a Murrelet  nesl in the Caren, making it the  first active nest of the species  ever found in Canada, it is not  critical. All the experts agree  lhat Ihe species undoubtedly  breeds in the prime habitat lhat  the Caren provides and all the  evidence collected by Paul  Jones corroborates this.  Armed with this knowledge,  we have another piece in the  mosaic that people of goodwill  will use in making land-use  decisions in our local forests.  Presently Ihe Marbled Murrelet is designated 'threatened'  by the Committee on the Status  tnaMnmm ��� ������naf aTaalMaaaMar*  letters welcome  We welcome letters to the editor on matters of public  Interest. However, we reserve the right to edit  submissions for brevity, clarity and legality. Please mail  your letters to:  The Editor  Sunthlnt Coast News  Box 68  Sechelt, B.C.  V0N3A0  of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC). This indicates  a concern lhat a species could be  heading down the road to Ihe  next designations 'Endangered'  and 'Extinct'. Now is the time  to pro actively manage Ihe Marbled Murrelet before it is added  lo the sad list of previous avian  extinctions in Canada - the  Great Auk, the Labrador Duck,  and the Passenger Pigeon.  May Mr Thompson and Mr  Nicholson long have the privilege of observing Marbled Murrelets in good numbers off our  coast.  Tony Greenfield  Compiler, Sunshine Coast  Christmas bird count  Chaudiere will  benefit Coast  We are pleased that your  newspaper has shown a most  positive attitude towards the  Chaudiere project. This is a project lhal will not only increase  the local economy, but al the  same time will take an instrument of war and turn it into an  environmentally safe habitat for  marine life.  This will bring life to an area  that would otherwise be barren.  It is good to see lhat the majority of Sunshine Coast residents  realize lhat this community is  privileged to have obtained this  project and are not swayed by  some of the misinformation  spread by those who would like  to see this project stopped.  LEE & DALE ALLENBACK  Sechelt  Neither Harcourt nor Wilson is serving us well  My, my, we are told that British Columbia and  the Province of Quebec are the two question marks  io tbe upcoming referendum on the Canadian constitution. The Province of Quebec, of course.  That's where the constitutional battle has been  pitched since there was confederation. But British  Columbia?  To what do we attribute this strange manifestation?  Our Member of the Legislature and the Leader  of Her Majesty's Opposition in Victoria, Mr. Gordon Wilson, will no doubt be quick to attribute  BC's hesitancy to his trenchant leadership and  quite frankly I can't think of anything more appropriate to say than 'Phooey Gordon'. We'll get back  to Mr. Wilson, I suppose, before we are done here  but there is no rush.  I suppose the first thing we have to look at is  that this is a province with a clear majority of people who style themselves as conservative, or right  of centie.  It is also a province with a government which  aspires to be socialist, or whatever newspeak the  masters of politically correct terminology are  devising to describe themselves these days.  With such a government and such a majority  ready to disagree with it, it is not surprising that  initially those who are ready to disagree with  everything the government does will be the first to  musings  john burnside  be heard from.  Let me get this out of the way before we go any  further. I will vote 'Yes' on the referendum. I will  do so without any great enthusiasm for the Charlottetown Accord but without any great apprehension. I simply don'l think the matter important  enough for it to occupy the attention of die political leaders the way it has.  You might think that I was presupposed to support the NDP in their constitutional efforts. I  indeed was for most of the process. I thought Moe  Sihota lucid and effective as the Minister of Constitutional Affairs and I think, by and large the  B.C. government acquitted itself well and responsibly throughout the exercise.  But talking about falling on your face when you  come back home, boys.  I have been somewhat of an admirer of Premier  Mike Harcourt for some yean but he riled me up  something shocking with his efforts after the Charlottetown Accord was reached.  Listen, folks, you there holding down the cabinet seats and government caucus in Victoria, the  way things are going you are bidding fair yet again  to be a one-term wonder as a government. There is  another spell in the opposition wilderness waiting  for you and you are going to have no one but yourselves to blame.  Whether left or right of centre, it is arguable  that the trickiest business that an elected government has to deal with once it has attained government sums, is the control of its supporters. They  mustn't be allowed to demand too much of the  government of all the people.  This is so easy to see for the socialists when  they are discussing the right of centre parties, but  oh so difficult when they themselves are holding  the reins of power.  There are two power blocs at the present time  which are being so insensitive in their relationship  with the government they are in danger of blowing  their own political houses down.  Not to mince words, these are the trade unions  and the feminists.  It is just about a year since the government was  elected and I can remember two or three occasions  when it seemed even to this sympathetic observer  that the trade unions had simply called their government to heel. And the government obeyed.  As for the feminists, it is bad enough that the  government has been persuaded sententiously to  cry to legislate the repugnant and offensive assault  on the language which has been waged in the name  of political correctness.  Bul then Harcourt has to come blundering back  afire to be politically correct himself and  announces that the new senate is going to be gender equal, whether we have a new senate after  October 26 or whether the public wants it that way  or not.  Would somebody in Victoria remind the Premier from time to time thai the future and well  being of this country is at slake. If he wants to promote gender equality in government let him seek  office on those grounds? Until he does, let him go  softly forward.  To compound our problems we have Mr. Wilson. The Leader of the Opposition seems to have a  political range which encompasses only strident  indignation. Whether it's his view that the rate on  B.C. bonds should be five and a quarter per cent  instead of five, or his view that ten years of wandering in the constitutional wilderness are not  enough, the note is die same.  Neither the Premier nor the Leader of the Opposition have served us well recendy.  COAST^NEWS  to am*** CeM *�� ��� mm cm M M aa*M^ cl ���*���/��-< I ta/f* rant u��m  UMaM * Hi SWam Com. BC May Matato usees man r, �����, ��� M     a*Ha**maW��il  M*r*C*a*M***ala*a,taaKCata>n. tmm tm MM Paw W. tesm a**  *aX.t*MIVCa*OI)a*MaT*2.F��**H)*��772S, ocoftt/l^MOO^m Cmm  1 atvBS.  a*m Cm*_*ammtm\*C.<a)l)a*- Ca* OBT . ***��, I m SO . IU0 QST .  wa,**maam*mw*\Fmm��tMMt   atMMfiMfeoff)mmtamtre*  mtam*<mma*a*mmi*iait*tt mitum  Baiajxa-a"  irtyitt-Sanlfi  ��"* ...jf ^K��. ��**  Your community's AWARD-WINNINC newspaper  _%&& _^& ^|^ n^ opinion  \  Involved in wide variety of seascapes  For the besl part of the lasl  week I have been spending my  time almost exclusively keeping  a watch on the tides coming in  and going out at Armours  Beach, Gibsons. This may seem  a not too ambitious approach to  life, but overall it can maybe  have a few points.  What ii can do, if consistently followed for a sufficient number of days, is translate the  watcher inio a broader, more  natural, more creative lime  frame than the one we are  increasingly being slotted or  stuffed into these days.  If the radio or TV is kept on  as background, the announcer  will be saying at least every 15  minutes, "in five seconds it will  be time for the weather report,"  or the traffic report, or whatever, and il will come clear jusl  how rigid a time frame we have  been worked into.  Some people like to go to the  tops of mountains for this effect,  but 1 will always opt for some  edge of the sea. I have lived by  the sea at various times in various places, beginning with some  of my earliest childhood memories in Cornwall, and of course,  there are always a nice lol of  things in common with ihem all.  Watching the tides at  Armours Beach I was idly  thinking back to some of these;  and watching a single blue  heron stalking at a sensible pace  along the incoming tide 1 was  somehow reminded in particular  of two brothers who came from  BC.  Their name was MacTaggart  and they were both PhDs and  they both worked al the edge of  ihe sea, but one on this coast  and the other al and over the  AUan.ic.  The Dr. MacTaggart on this  coast was a marine biologist and  the other Dr. MacTaggart was  the king of all meteorologists  over the Atlantic during the war.  I had not met the marine biologist, but the meteorologist I used  to run into from time lo time in  places like Gander and Torbay.  Meteorologists today, at least  the ones we see, tend to be quite  glamorous looking creatures,  with unfailingly dazzling smiles  as they rattle off the data for the  planet earth, as clearly depicted  by the satellite pictures. This  was not the case back then.  Back then the weatherman had  very little dope to go by, and  was often approached with  doubt from the start.  MacTaggart was an exception, the only one I think; but  MacTaggart was thought of  more as a wizard I think than a  Met man. There were people,  among them the most experienced early world flyers, who  wouldn't take off across the  Atlantic without a personal  word from MacTaggart.  MacTaggart certainly knew  all there was to be known at that  time, but in the case of any one  flight he couldn't have had any  in a nutshell  more real data than the rest had  It had to be largely personality  and he had that. A tall, craggy,  hawklike figure, he maintained  an unflinching air of total  authority, despite the fact that so  many of his pronouncements  had to have more of prophecy  about them than analysis. The  fact that he often wore a Sher-  lockian cloak I suppose did  nothing to discourage his image  of wizard.  He flew about a lot, having  die red carpet rolled out for him  here and there and stories about  him grew all around the  Atlantic. One I remember concerned a group of Russian flyers.  They took delivery of a number of flying boats from the  States in Virginia and were to  fly them to Russia over the sea,  but the CO down there became  appalled by the fact that none of  this bunch really knew anything  about flying long distances over  waler.  A number from our squadron  were told to fly as 'safety crew'  and get them at least as far as  Iceland and using little books of  stuart nutter  English/Russian we all arrived  in Gander. Here we had a conference among ourselves on the  nexl hop and enlisted the advice  of Dr MacTaggart.  He said that in this case we  should wait for optimum weather ami he would lell us when.  We pointed oul that our Russians were impatient and hard lo  persuade, and il was he. the wizard, who made the suggestion  thai we hold a series of knockout parties and simply immobilize them.  These were quite wearing as  I remember, but what I remember also was that the good doctor himself participated and with  what looked like gusto.  Looking out of the window  now I see the blue heron is back  at the edge of the water and  realize that it was somehow he  who reminded me of the marine  biologist. It is of course, SO  years ago now, but still it is  good to think of these brothers,  each in their separate media, and  different oceans, and either end  of the country; but each so fully  involved with the sea.  Coasl News, September 28, 1992  5  sechelt nm & onun  Is offering a 10 session course in^l  Highland Bagpipes and    ���  Pipe Band Drumming      W  Beginning Sept. 29                                 :  9  at Roberts Creek School                       j IM  All ages welcome. 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At  the bottom of the harbour lies an  old ship, the USS Arizona, a  vessel sunk during WWII.  In and around this ship swim  schools of beautiful tropical fish  and a wide variety of tropical  sea plants adorn this now  defunct vessel. Unlike HMCS  Chaudiere, which will have dangerous contaminants removed  and many areas closed off, the  USS Arizona sank as is. It has  in no way harmed the environment, as the abundance of sea  life around it proves.  Those in our community who  are opposed to the sinking of  HMCS Chaudiere, claiming it as  just another way of dumping  garbage, know not of what they  speak. As scuba divers on the  Coast we welcome the  Chaudiere as another great dive  spot in which to see first hand  the growth of a reef and in  which we can observe sea life  with as little disruption to their  daily habits as possible.  For these reasons, we are in  support of the sinking of  Chaudiere and hope thai Ihe  usual band of naysayers on the  Coast will noi ruin yet another  chance for us to grow and  expand.  JAYE McLACHI.AN  Sechell  Proposed phone  charges exorbitant  BC Telephone'has applied to  charge for giving out numbers  lhat are new listings or are long  distance numbers for another  area. I phoned lo see if this was  what they have in mind and  found out they definitely have  an application in to the CRTC lo  charge 50 cents any time you  have to use the above service.  The alternative is for you to  get dressed and go to the nearest  library or phone mart and look  the number up yourself, providing they have the necessary  books available. Where we have  great libraries, they are only  open certain hours and definitely do not carry phone books for  all areas of BC and we do not  have any phone marts.  The only alternative, is to  also get dressed and go to a public phone booth. They have not  figured a way to get around that  yet as most of the phone books  in booths are either not there or  the pages are so badly soiled  you can't read them.  I feel that this is not satisfactory, particularly for anyone  who is house-bound or unable to  walk to the nearest phone  booth; whenever you are trying  lo find a business number or a  new listing, or long distance  number anywhere, the 50 cent  charge is exorbitant.  I understand thai Ihe senior  citizens society of Sechell has  forwarded lo ail seniors a form  to fill oul to send to them. I really think that the newspapers and  possibly Mr. Wilson, if he is noi  so busy trying to make a name  for himself with this referendum  question, that he could maybe  bring this issue up in Ihe House.  If anyone wanls to get a petition going I would be only too  happy to donate time to sit in a  mail or outside lo collect names.  I feel that this is being  sneaked through while everyone  is preoccupied wilh Ihe referendum question.  JEAN SHAW  Gibsons  Labour support  appreciated  The labour day picnic held  Sepl. 7, was an overwhelming  success because of the support  and hard work of many individuals. In spite of the weather the  volunteers pitched in with an  amazing amount of enthusiasm.  ^      "UNDER NEW     ^  MANAGEMENT'  GOODTIMES  ARE HAIR  Opening .Day  October 1  NEW HOURS  Mon Wed 9-5:30  Thurs: 9 -9  Fri- 9 -5:30  Sat: 9-4:30  Closed Sunday*  The Sunshine Coast Labour  Council would like to extend  heartfelt thanks lo the groups  and numerous volunteers (of  which there are loo many lo  mention) who enabled labour lo  have a day of celebration. We  look forward to continuing this  tradition.  Ernie Tjensvold  president, Sunshine Coast  Labour Council  Amoena Affinity.  The Breast Form That  Attaches Saeely To Your Body.  There's nothing like Ihe freedom you'll feel  when wearing AMOENA AFFINITY. 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Your Secret's  Safe With Us  Iti.e MMir CMN ii hi'iiic with il*.  hi   -VniiiurJ Carr  MjiI (It-.truiii and Funnrding  Mw I'Ijiii *��i**I >inl Msimriuncr  Hi kiiI tr Home (hrtfc iir I m* in Vnrcr  CALL SHARON S8S 2228  .+  ���(Hl-CwlwHiuM-U'aidi  IlliMatatujMt  BONDED LICENSED INSURED   Branctm Coail To Coait  TIIC  Burrmos  iihyc  flRRIYCD!  <rt morgan*  Authentic  n/  fleui in Stock  *' ', '  '���-0M.  >  Trail Bay Mall. Sechelt 885-9330  Political upheavals  seen as growing pains  from page I  Striking deals with politicians and being held up as a  shining example of co-operation  between natives and the white  community, the Sechelt band  council has lost touch with the  values and needs of its own  native communily, say members  of the younger movement.  "Our administration can deal  with financial problems, Ihey  can deal with leasing land, Ihey  can deal with buying into companies," says Jeffries. "They're  good at dealing with everything  bul the people themselves."  The group wanls  lo change the band  constitution, having a  band manager deal  with day-to-day  administration while  the chief takes care  of governmenl issues  like  land  claims.  They also want an      economic develop-  menl officer, "preferably a  native person," says Bourne,  and social programs to deal with  the problems of unemployment,  alcohol and drug abuse. "I think  this lasl year, there's more  native people on social assistance than there ever was  before," Boume says.  Chief Paul minimizes the  extent of discontent within the  band. "There's always a one per  cent militant element in any  Indian organization," he says.  The Sechelt Band's good  neighbour policy has a long history. In 1961 they donated Ihe  land for the Sunshine Coast's  only hospital, 11 prime acres on  Highway 101. They've allowed  the district's water and gas lines  lo pass through their land free of  charge, established a local  branch of Capilano College, and  supported projects such as the  local salmon hatchery, to which  they donated $30,000. Through  a district advisory council, the  350 non-natives living on band  lands have a voice in decisions.  When the Sechelt band  gained title lo their lands and  began renting space to businesses, it was heralded as the start of  economic development, vital lo  Ihe success of self governmenl.  But Ihe "concerned band members" say it hasn't necessarily  worked out that way.  Businesses renting band land  don'l employ many natives,  "We stay in  poverty while  everybody else  does good'  -JeromeJulian  except for Ihe major operation,  Ihe Construction Aggregates  gravel mine, which employs  seven band members. And  according lo Ihe group, agreements with the white tenants  make it hard for the band members lo start businesses, because  of a tacit understanding that  council won't permit competitors for Ihe present tenants.  "Thai's a good neighbour,"  comments Julian. "We stay in  poverty while everybody else  does good."  Chief Paul won't confirm or  deny such arrangements, bul  asks, "Why should  band members sel up  businesses lhal are  going to compete if  there's already an  established business?"  Former chief  Calvin Craigan, who  plans to run again  for chief in the  February elections, sees the  band's current political  upheavals as "growing pains"  on the path to compiele self-  government. "[The young band  members] see Sechelt self-government as being totally independent in every sense," he  says. "No more white advisors."  Bul perhaps the most significant concern for the younger  band members is the Sechelt  land claim, still pending negotiation with the provincial and  federal authorities.  In 1986, when self-government was granted to the Sechelt  independent of land claim  issues, the band saw it as a way  of getting to the bargaining table  faster. Bul so far, lo Ihe chief  and council's own frustration,  lhat hasn't happened.  Craigan, who sits on the land  claim negotiating committee,  believes that if the governmenl  doesn't settle the claim soon,  they'll have a more demanding  group of Indians to deal with.  While Ihe band's offer of relinquishing title to iheir lands in  return for $54 million and a  share of resources wails in the  wings, younger band members  are questioning Ihe Tightness of  what's up for negoliation.  "I feel it's leading us into  total assimilation," says Jeffries.  "To relinquish title to the land is  lo throw away what little native  is lefl in us."  'I  ... ���; '. v ..-.   ..���.,���   ; . .-.     '���.���.; gaorgein  "Our film. Impolite, is a gen  lie comedy poking a little fun al  movie makers," said David  Hauka, jusl returned from a film  festival in Toronto.  "The most severe criticism I  hear there was that our film had  loo many literary allusions.  That didn't stop the enthusiastic  applause we heard the night of  the showing."  Hauka, an Klphinstone grad  from 1975, entered the performing arts program at SFU after an  initial year there in sciences followed by some travel abroad.  He has been in film production ever since, a producer and  director in his own company. A  film of his, Sulus, won an award  at a national film festival in  Chicago.  Impolite  His company has produced a  number of short films seen on  our TV screens, and a continuing number of music videos for  Ihe Much Music channel.  "Al present I'm working for  the TV series, The Heights, as  Iheir second unit director. A  series that can be seen on Channel 13."  Hauka, director of the film  Impolite, shares the honours in  ils production with two colleagues.  Will it be shown in the Vancouver Film Festival in October? "An afternoon showing  October 15 will be at the Vancouver Centre Cinemas on  Granville." For information call  685-8352.  Grads of'91  Patricia Hammond is in her  second year of a university  transfer degree in music at  Capilano College. Patricia,  whose major is voice (performance), had an average high  enough to win the college's  waiver of fees bursary. She had  won a similar bursary at Elphin-  stone's graduation.  Darian Seed puts her Coast  Cable Vision bursary lo use this  year in her first year of BCIT's  broadcasting program. Last year  Darian, Miss Gibsons of 1991,  served in lhat capacity as Ihe  last one to hold that title, and  was busy for a good part of last  yea; in her employment at the  medical clinic and at Andy's  Restaurant.  Kim Kavanagh is enrolled at  Capilano College, Sechelt, this  academic year and is working  pari time in Ihe Wilson Creek  IGA. Lasl year Kim, who was  awarded Ihe Community Services and the Skookum bursaries, attended Capilano College in North Vancouver, part  time.  Jennifer MacKown is in her  first year at Sanla Rosa Junior  college in California. Among  her courses, anthropology and  Italian. Awarded the Mamie  Jamieson and the Reeves All-  round bursaries at Elphinstone,  Jennifer spent the better part of  the year after graduation working for the California State  Autistic Society.  St. Bart's centenary  St. Bart's celebration of 100  years of Christian service in the  communily brought parishioners of years ago together lo  attend a Sunday service in  August and later in the week, to  aiea.  A.S. Slan Trueman, in full  beard as preparation for a part  in a play, was al first not recognized by many who had known  him for years. Not the firsl lime  in a play for Slan; in 1934, il is  recorded by Frank Wyngaert,  Slan and Florence and Wiljo  Wiren were in the cast of Wild  Oals Boy at Ihe Wl hall.  Pearle Trethewey was  reminded of Sunday School in  the late 70s, and of Guides. "I  especially remember the Friday  evenings when the girls met for  sewing and like activities at  Mrs. Battle's."  Jack Inglis remembers a vigorous young minister in die late  20s and early 30s, Owen Darby,  who was an able boxer. "He had  it all over me," and his skill  wilh the trumpet in our orchestra, The Harmony Club, an  orchestra in which, Jack says,  "All the Inglis's played."  Hazel Skytte recollects, "We  walked more than a mile to  Sunday School from Chamberlain Road not because our parents sent us, but because we  wanted to go." She added, "I  was christened and also married  at St. Bart's."  community  Coast News, September 28, 1992  We're more than just tires!  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Call  ���>____\  w  today and arrange an appointment lo discuss financing and  management services (counselling, planning and training)  7  _     COMMITTED TO YOUR SUCCESS  '���  M *% 1a\*m**\waa*m  ��� laiuuCii  community  CONSTITUTIONAL  INFORMATION  MEETINGS  with  Gordon Wilson  ML.A.  Monday. Oi toiler S  7 pm  Cluh  dower I'nini Road  tr9,  rpm - 9 pm  Royal (.in.nli.iii Legion  ���SS91 Wharf Road  For further information, call 965-2239  by Beverley Shipley  Al the meeting last week it  was reported Centra Gas will be  ioing some more ditching on a  short stretch of the bicycle path  along the highway.  The nexl OCP meeting will  be Sept. 30 at 8 pm at the hall.  The working committee now  consists of approximately SO  members with Dianne Evans as  chair.  The contract for the school  addilion is out to tender  province-wide this week until  Ihe end of October to enable  building to begin in November  on ihe $2 million extension.  There will also be compiele renovations of Ihe front of Ihe  entire building including the  roofline.  Again ihis year, projections  of the school population were  far short, admitted Secretary-  Treasurer of School District 46,  Tim Anderson. A total of 320  students are attending Roberts  Creek elementary this term.  When asked if projections will  he more accurate in the future,  Anderson slated that that was an  impossibility and is "very frustrating. Every lime we finish a  school it's still not big enough."  The work is expected to be  complete by Sepl. 93.  BC Hydro program  BC hydro's manager for the  Sunshine Coasl, Wayne Turner  Bob t.eralh ot Thurber Engineering Ltd. presented his  geotechnical assessment of Roberts Creek, Sept. 18. His  recommendations should be available for discussion by the  Roberto Creek OCP committee meeiing this Wednesday evening.  Residents with questions or concerns are asked to contact one of  the nearly 50 committee members. Joel Johnstone photo  spoke lo residents about hydro's  limbing and iree removal program currently underway.  Apparently the four big storms  last winter cost hydro $410,000  in wages, etc. The corporation is  planning on returning to its poli  cy of limbing which has been  neglected for Ihe pasl 10 years  in Roberts Creek.  Also speaking to the group  was hydro's consultant, Brian  Fisher, who is an arborist (a tree  management specialist). It is his  job lo grade right-of-way trees  as either hazardous (high risk,  could fall across lines any time),  or problem trees (ones that are  growing quickly under lines and  could become hazardous).  These Irees will be removed.  There will be some limbing, bul  offending Irees will be totally  removed, not lopped.  Turner went on to say that  residents will be notified if there  is to be tree removal on their  property which poses a threat to  hydro lines. The corporation's  experts will be on hand to  ensure thai two local contractors, as well as hydro's crews  will be handling Ihe program  properly.  Rainbow Preschool  Rainbow Preschool and  teacher Debbie Carson would  like lo welcome new families  and Iheir children In Roberts  Creek. School opens Tuesday,  Oct. 6 with morning and afternoon classes Ihis year.  For information and to enroll  call Joyce al 886-8096.  Dinner dance  On Salurday, Oct. 10 there  will be a dinner dance at the  hall, benefits going to Ihe  Sechell Pood Bank and the Save  The Mali Fund. Volunteers are  needed to help with just about  everything. Anyone interested  please contact Jeanetle al 885-  5512.  ���ta-Ji  Double'S' Cedar Homes  Prefabricated post & beam homes  standard or custom designed  send $4 for our catalogue  Double S' Prefab Homes (1979) Ltd.  14771-64 Ave. Surrey, B.C., V3S 1X6  604 594-1777  Residential - Vacation - Commercial  davls bay news  by Joanne Sheanh, 885-3629  A scrumptious luncheon  launches the St. Mary's Hospital  auxiliary merry-go-round bridge  club into a new season on  Wednesday, Oct. 7 at Ihe  Roberts Creek Legion at 12 pm  sharp. The cost is $5 and every  one is welcome. For further info  call Margaret at 885-2840.  For those people who are  visually impaired, there is a  small, but vibrant group who  meet every second Wednesday  of the month at St. Hilda's Hall  in Sechelt. They get together for  Wna^O^lfawt  GtaXmrntfyU,4aU  <a�� HALFMOON MY miU  flfe_ a B��J Store  ^J  885-9435  HALFMOON BAY  Got a  slory?  Call our  editorial  department  in Gibsons  al 886-2622  or in Sechelt  at 885-3930  Notice Board  ��� Ongoing events must be updated monthly  ��� We reserve Ihe right lo edit submission* for brevity  ��� All submissions should refer to non-profit events of genuine community interest  ��� Items will be listed three weeks prior lo (he event.  st  The Sunshine  Coast News  MONOAY, SEPTEMBER 28  Hattmoon Bay Festival A Evtnta Society 1st  Annual Gtntnl Meeting and election ol  officers, 7:00pm at Halfmoon Bay Elementary.  Everyone vaflteome.  Rock *\ Roll Seminar for Parents and Youth  7:00 pm at New Life Christian Fellowship, Wharf  Rd., Sechelt. A video/talk presentation exposing  Rock & Roll and the impact it's having on our  '90s communities. NOT open to young children.  Into: 885-4534  Canadian Federation of University Women  masting at 11:30am at St. John's Church. Davis  Bay. Guest speaker: Lorraine Arthur, manager  ofCIBC.  Maritime History Society annual general  meeiing, 7:30 pm, Marine Room.  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30  Telephone Pioneers Luncheon. 11:30 am.  Andy's Restaurant. For into, call 885-3130.  THURSDAY. OCTOBER 1  Maritime History Society annual general  meeting, 7:30 pm, Marine Room.  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 2  Storytelling Featival kicks off wilh a gala  opening evening at 8:00 pm, Rockwood Centre.  Join us Oct. 2,34 4 for the festival.  SUNDAY, OCTOBER 4  Coaat Consort and Quests In Concert, 2pm al  SI John's United Church, Davis Bay. Proceeds  to SPCA.  Tha Elves Club annual general meeting, 2:00  pm, Marina Room (below Gibsons Public  Library). If you want to be part of this local nonprofit organization's 20th year of providing food  hampers and gifts lo area residents at Christmas.  piaaae attend or cal Paft at 886-2627 for details.  MONOAY, OCTOBER 5  Sunaftlne Coaat Peace Group meets at 7:30  pm in the Roberts Creek School library. Teoni  Spathelfer will report on the Canadian Peace  Alliance Conference. Refreshments. All  Gibsons Penaioners Branch #38. General  moating at Harmony Hall, 1:30 pm. Everyone  welcome. Into: 888-3544.  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 8  Friendship Dinner ��� Far Eaat Broadcasting  Canada at 7:00pm, Pebbles Restaurant,  Sechelt. Speaker: Director in Indonesia. Please  reserve early. Call Trudy Ruck afternoons at  886-9792.  Hospital Auxiliary Sechelt Branch regular  monthly meeting, 1:30 pm at SI. Hilda's.  R.N.A.B.C. meeting 7:30 pm, Kwanic Village  Care Home, Gibsons. For information, call Bev  Miller at 885-3648.  TUESOAY, OCTOBER 13  Hospice In-Service. 4:30 - 6:00 pm, St. Mary's  Hospital boardroom.  WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 14  Wesl Howe Sound Electors Association  annual general meeting at Langdale School,  7:30 pm. Election of officer; guest speaker:  Wayne Turner ol BC Hydro.  THURSDAY, OCTOBER IS  Wee-College starts - 9:30 am - 11:30 am. Must  be 4 years of age. Gibsons Community  Fellowship. Must pre-register. 886-8988.  SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17  Fall Parents Conference co-sponsored by  Districl Parents Advisory Council and School  District ��46. 8:30 am - 3:45 pm at Sechelt  Elementary. For info or registration forms, call  your local school or call Bev Dall al 885-2078 or  Pat Bustiaw at 886-9455. Registration deadline:  October 2. 39  MISCELLANEOUS  Parent Tot Drop In starts Oct.l at the following  locations from 9:30 - 11:30am: Gibsons United  Church Hall, Mon., Wed., Fri.; Sechelt St.  Hilda's Hall. Tues.; Wilson Croak Community  Hall, Thurs. For Info call 885-5881.  Sechelt Karate Club Is accepting adult  students lor its fall session. Beginners welcome.  1 st week free. For info call 8813-9273 42  Gibsons and District Public Library Is now  open Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:30-  2:30;Thursdays 2:30-7:30; and Saturdays 9:30-  2:30. For more information, cad 886-2130 38  Ankyloeing Spondylitis Salt-Help Support  Group. If you or someone you love would Nke to  meet others with A.S. (a lorm of arthritis), please  loin us. For Information please call Anne, 531-  8307. 42  Elphinstone Pioneer Museum Is open 1:00 -  5:00pm Mondays and Tuesdays, and 9:00am -  5:00pm on Wednesdays, plus whenever staff is  in. Displays are constantly changing.  Wheelchair accessible. 716 Winn Rd., across  from Gibsons Post Office. For tours and other  Information call 886-8232. 42  MONDAYS  Breakaway Parents Support Group. Is your  child acting out? Using substances? Do you  need a loving, accepting, 12-step support  group? Join us at 7:30pm, 807 Kiwanis Way,  Gibsons. Call 886-2423. 42  Sunshine Choristers practise al 7pm In St  Hilda's Church, Sechelt. If you enjoy singing,  please join us. For into call 885-4405. 42  TUESDAYS  Gibsons Table Tannla Club plays weekly  Tuesday, 7-10 p.m. in the Elphinstone  Secondary School cafeteria. Join as a member  or play as a guest. Beginners always welcome.  Call Jim at 886-2775 42  Gibsons Penslonsrs branch ��3B. Bridge at  Harmony Hall, 1:00 pm. Info: 886-7685.       43  WEDNESDAYS  Gibaona Panalonara branch *38. Carpet  Bowling at Harmony Hall, 1:00 pm. Into: 888-  9271. 43  THURSDAYS  Birth Control Clinic at Coast Garibaldi Health  Unit. 494 S. Fletcher. Gibsons Thursday from 7  to 9 pm. Everyone welcome, no appointment  necessary. 885-7770. 42  3C's Weight Loaa Support Group meets  12:45-2:30pm, at the United Church, Glassford  Rd., Gibsons. Info: 886-7159. 42  Gibsons Panalonara branch #38. Bingo at  Harmony Hall, 7:00 pm. Everyone welcome.  Inio: 888-9906. 43  FRIDAYS  Gibaona Panalonara branch #38. Painling for  Seniors at Harmony Hall at 10:00 am. Info: 886-  2131. 43  SATURDAYS  Caren Range Tours ol ancient lores), every  Saturday in September from 11am until 4 or  5pm. Meet outside SC Wildlife Rehabilitation  Centre on Trout Lake Rd., Halfmoon Bay. Bring  a picnic lunch. For into call: 883-1198, 885-  9624,883-2807. 42  Chapman Creek Hatchery Toura, Weekly  group tours by appointment only. 4381 Parkway  Rd.(off Field Rd.) Wilson Creek. 885-4136  42  r  fellowship and social activities.  The next meeting is Sept. 30. If  you or anyone you know is  interested, please call Don  Andow at 886-7184.  Sharing lunch  On Tuesday, we shared a  delightful lunch with the guests  at Kirkland Centre, preceded by  a fascinating slide show 'Off the  Beaten Path' by Mary Pellatt.  This adventuresome lady travels  extensively to places that are  truly unique.  The slides we saw were of  Guernsey, Sark, Finland, Lapland and the arctic circle. Last  year, Mary travelled the Trans-  Siberian Railway and nexl year  plans lo Iravel Norway, seeing  all the sights and capturing the  memories on Aim. Oh, by Ihe  way, Mary is only 80 years of  age!  Kirkland centre  How fortunate we are lo have  Kirkland Cenlre right here in  our midst! They provide adult  daycare three days a week  which includes activities such as  crafts, games, exercises and outings. On Sept. 17, they were  guests at Shorncliffe for lunch  and an afternoon of bingo. On  Sept. 29 they will visit Kiwanis  to bowl.  On Sept. 10 a trip to the Vancouver Aquarium was funded  from the proceeds of their yard  sale and was tremendously  enjoyed. If you know of anyone  who would benefit from this  wonderful facility, please phone  885-5144.  Hall History  The Davis Bay/Wilson Creek  Communtiy Hail was built  entirely by volunteer labour in  Ihe winter of 1951/52.  A building contractor by the  name of Don Caldwell supervised Ihe work along with Tom  Turner, Bill Scolt and Wallace  McCullough.  When it came time to lay the  water lines, most of the men in  the community went out early  one evening, finished digging  the ditch, laid the wate line in  and covered it up before going  home.  That was intensive teilln  work. The women did their  share by having coffee, tea,  sandwiches and goodies always  ready to feed the workers, some  of whom were Ralph Murray,  Ron Whitaker, Allan Gibbons,  Vic Franske, Stan Dowling,  Charlie Maywood, Hal Roberts,  Ted Cole, Bert Wright, Ted  Norburn, Earl Dawe, Charlie  Brookman, Julian Aune, Harry  Lucken, George Wright, Les  Chamberlain, Mike Jackson,  Bob Keeley, Hector McLeod  and Jack McLeod.  The first president of Ihe  association was Fred Mutter  with Jack Whitaker as vice-president. One of the first motions  that was made was to name the  grounds Whitaker Park after the  man who had donated Ihe land.  The nexl lime you have occasion to enter Ihe hall, pause for a  minute and reflect on the efforts  of those who made il possible.  Elphinstone  Secondary  ���News���  Meet the Teacher Night  All parents are invited to meet the teachers.  Both staff and the PAC have asked that this  evening be mainly comprised of a timetable run-  through for parents during which teachers briefly  describe their courses.  Sept. 30     7:30-9:30  Fall Parents Conference  Saturday October 17th  Brochures and registration forms available at  school office.  Grade 10 and 11 classes increased  Because grade 10 and some grade 11 classes  are too large, grade 10 and some grade 11  students' timetables will have to be changed in  order to increase the number of classes at these  grade levels.  Employers Please Note  Our school has a work experience program,  coordinated by teacher Bill Sluis. Call Bill at 886-  2204 if you are willing to help young people  learn job skills and work ethics.  "   ���  ��� St. ' . . r Coast News, September 28, 1992  community  Frank and Annebel Apd of Redrooffs with their outdoor oven  built by Frank. Annebel bakes all her homemade bread In It  Ruth Forrester pholo  sechelt scenario  by Ruth Forrester, 885-2418  A reminder lhat tonight,  Sepl. 28, is the date for the  annual general meeting of the  newly formed Halfmoon Bay  Festival and Fvenis Society.  Everyone is welcome lo attend  and to bring along ideas and  suggestions for Halfmoon Bay  events. The meeiing starts at 7  pm al Ihe Halfmoon Bay  school. A good turnout is sincerely hoped for.  Oktoberfest  The Welcome Beach annual  Oktoberfest celebration takes  place next Saturday, Ocl. 3, at  Ihe Welcome Beach hall. A  great evening of food and music  is promised, all for the low cost  of $7. Tickets at the door, but  please make reservations by  calling Franz at 885-4590 or  Frank at 885-9855.  Classical concert  What promises to be a  delightful concert is planned for  Sunday, Ocl. 4 at St. John's  Church in Davis Bay. Consort  comprises a group of dedicated  and talented musicians. To add  lo the pleasure of the program  some special guests will be  Ihere lo entertain you ��� among  then are Nikki Weber, Floyd  Carmen, Jason Baggio, Jan  DeBruyn, Tom Kershaw and  Susan While.  Tickets are $10, $8 for  seniors, and are available al  Talewind Books and Coast  Books as well as at the door.  by Deanna Lueder, 885-7365  It was a perfect day for walking last Sunday at  the Terry Fox Marathon of Hope.  The marathon, covering 10 kilometres, began at  Sechell elementary with the turnaround point and  refreshments at Porpoise Bay provincial park.  My friend and I ambled along, stopping here,  pausing there, to admire yards in the village,  blackberry bushes along the edge of Porpoise Bay  and to gaze oul at the Chaudiere moored down the  inlet.  We exchanged greetings with other marathon-  crs who all were moving faster than we were, but  no matter. On our return we were given certificates  so we could prove to our families that we had done  it.  After that we took care to replace Ihe calories  we had burned with a big fish and chip lunch at Ihe  pub overlooking Porpoise Bay. The marina was a  busy place with so many boats heading out to have  a look at the Chaudiere.  Caren tours  The Caren Range tours are soon coming to an  end for Ihis season. They have been highly successful and hopefully will continue again next  year. Call 883-1198 or 883-2807 for delails.  Coffee house  For live entertainment featuring local performers, drop in at the Sunday night coffee house at the  Rockwood Centre basement from 7 to 11 pm.  Admission by donation.  Arts centre  The Sunshine Coast Arts Centre is presenting  its annual juried show. Selections from an array of  local artists were made by jurist Gordon Rice, a  respected artist and teacher.  The show runs until Ocl. 16 and can be viewed  from 11 am to 4 pm, Wednesday to Saturday at the  cenlre.  Countryside concerts  Trail Bay Developments and the Sunshine  Coast Arts Council are presenting Countryside  Concert Series at Ihe Raven's Cry Theatre. There  are five concerts in Ihe series running from Oct. 25  lo March 21 Sunday afternoons. Tickets can be  purchased for $55 or $15 per concert. These concerts feature some of the best musicians in Canada  and the tickets will go quickly. Call 886-2324.  The Arls Council is also busy organizing its  annual Christmas Craft Sale at the Indian Band  Hall. Artisans who wish to have a booth at the sale  are asked to call the centre at 885-5412.  Speaking of planning for Christmas, the annual  1 toy run gets Underway Oct. 4 ar 11 am at Ihe Beach'  Buoy parking lot in Davis Bay and ends at the  Lighthouse Pub. All entrants are asked to bring  one new toy or a food bank donation of non-perishable food. Remember that older children need  gifts just as much as the young ones. Call Julie  885-7570 or Michelle 885-6370 for more information.  Parent-tot  The parent-tol drop-in centres are beginning  again Ocl. I. These are great facilities for stay-at-  home parents with children under five years. It's  an opportunity to get out of the house on those  rainy days when cabin fever threatens to set in.  Relax wilh other parents while your little ones  enjoy organized play activities with experienced  child care staff. For parents new to the community  it helps provide a link with other parents of  preschool children. For information call 885-5881.  Congratulations to the staff of St. Mary's Hospital for the recognition it recently received in  Chatelaine Magazine as one of Ihe best hospitals in  Canada. The auxiliary, Sechelt branch will hold its  regular monthly meeting Thursday, Oct. 8 at 1:30  pm at St. Hilda's.  O GIVEAWAY  r*r\  w  PIZZA!  st _  Anniversary  Celebration  Introducing patras dollar$  For eveiy order you place, Pick-up or Delivery,  You'll receive one PATRAS DOLLAR  for savings on your next order!  (This oftar expires Dec 31/92)  Delivery Hours  i I hui sclay I I :30 am -   I I ::  tuid.iy I 1:30 am - I 2:30 a  wilh proceeds going to Ihe  SKA  North to Alaska  A considerable number of  Halfmoon Bay folks headed  north Ihis summer lo enjoy celebrating the 50th anniversary of  Ihe opening of the Alaska Highway.  Among these brave souls  were the Socretzs and Jack  Temple of Redrooffs Road.  Apparently Ihere were literally  thousands of campers and  motorhomes on roads which  were not all that great, but the  beautiful weather made up for  thai. Sounds like a wonderful  trip which would be well worth  taking some day.  More warnings  The latest warning goes out  to those who were always good  enough to pick up hitchhikers  along Ihe way. If you do decide  to pick folks up, be sure that  your valuable are safely  stashed right under your nose  and that no one can raid your  wallet.  Get well soon  Special get well wishes to  George Murray who has been a  bil under the weather recently,  but is now apparently coming  along fine.  Also our good friend Mary  Shannon has now recovered  well from a recent accident and  is almost all healed up. Take  care Mary - we all like having  you around and well.  DON'T  JUST DO IT.  Dr. Vineyard Choy D.M.D.  NOW OPEN  in Seaview Place, Gibsons  P��nd��r Harbour  8S3-eB97  _j_7 You will receive a very special  A*wmW gift when you make your move  ALLIED  with .Allied...and it's FREE!  The Careful Movers  Whmyou make your move with Allied, m addition to quality  servile you will receive your personal "SEARS WKU'OMK W >Mk  MKHCHANDISK SAVINGS B< M>K  lhat tan save you up lo 25% oil  the regular price on merthandise vou will need when vou niovi*  into your new home  i .11 i ������, v���lir |*H  t!<iii rMHMlr  Pendet Httbouf  customed  please CALL  COLLECT  LEN WRAY'S TRANSFER LTD.  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Pool re-opens  The Pender Aquatic and Fitness Centre is now  open for another great year. Along with fitness  programs, swimming lessons and special events,  you may also rent the pool hourly for adults and  children. Go ahead and give fitness a chance.  Katherlne Lake  The camping season at Katherine Lake Park is  now closed as of Sept. 28. The park will be open  for day use only until Oct. 13 for picnics.  As the tide changes  Kite building for the kid in you - call 885-9309.  Tool buffs - the new cordless rotary hammers  use a 12 volt battery pack and can drill a 5/8 inch  diametre hole in concrete. Its single speed is rated  under load at 780 rpm and 3540 bpm.  Congratulations to all the merchants in downtown Madeira Park - Ihe facelift looks greal! Until  next week - be good to yourself.  by Lynn Mees  The government dock in  Egmont now has running water  to it - thanks to John D. for  being the head instigator. "He's  done a swell job," say* Vera. I  think the Egmont Water Board  always does a heck of a job.  All Hallows Eve falls upon  a Saturday night and the word  is there's a smorg to take place  alon�� with dancing and fireworks.  There's a fellow from  Dublin, off a sailing vessel who  would like to see his name in  print in the Egmont News, so  here it is, Judge Robert Barn,  and his two friends Micheal  Powell and Ken Lilly from  Liverpool, England.  Women's support  On Tuesday, Sept. 29 at Ihe  Egmont School Dianne Evans  will be coming to talk to  women about starting a  women's support group centre.  She wants to meet with the  women of the community and  hear their concerns. The meeting will take place at 7:30 pm  in the school so do show up as  a centre would benefit all of us.  by Joyce Ostry  When writing this column, I  find that I cover the Seniors  Branch #69 news counting on  the idea that everyone knows  what I'm writing about. Shame  on me.  Golden Lifelines is a column  covering news of the Sechelt  Seniors Branch #69 and because  I am disabled, I cover as much  news as I can find about disabled people's programs that  are available. The seniors group  has longterm residents who  belong and yet there are those  who have moved here to retire  and have joined the seniors.  Those who may seem standoffish are really just a bit shy.  So - single men and women -  come on oul! We look forward  to meeting you. Listed again are  Ihe monthly events you might  enjoy.  Aggravation - 1:30 pm, 2nd  and 4th Tuesday; Carpet Bowling ��� 1:30 pm, Monday; Crafts -  9:30 am, Thursday; Crib &  Whist- 1:30, 1st and 3rd Tuesday; Exercise with Joan - 10  am, Monday and Thursday;  Exercise, Tai Chi with Betty -  ���1      ������P1 ���-w^T'^^P'F'i**!^^!  Pebbles from the past  )  GIBSONS LEGION  The original Legion was built in 1938. The flrat building served the  community until 1948 when it was sold. The next Legion building was  started tn 1948. This is the building pictured In today's Pebble from the Past.  Mr. John Hatch converted the second Legion site into the Tantalus Apartments In  1972. The present home of Branch 109 Royal Canadian Legion stands next to the  converted Tantalus Apartments on Highway 101. Look olose - you may see a  friend or neighbour in the group standing in front of the Legion Hall.  I Verne  es  Pebbles trom the Fast la presented to you  from all the statf at Pebble* Realty.  REALTY LTD.  Your local Real tUtats Company - Olb��om Quay/  Bo�� 335, Power frolnl Hoad. fllkaon.. B.C. VBWivfl^  #16'  ___ _____ Van, toll free: 6ai-3044,tax: ���������������060  a^fc  Interested onlookers gathered In Sechelt to sas a black bear captured near Cemetery Road in  (iibsons. The animal was released up the Coast. Jane Seyd photo  goldanllfallnas  10 am, Wednesday; Five-pin  Bowling (Gibsons), 10:30 am  and 1 pm, Friday; Oil Painting,  I pm Wednesday; Social Bingo.,.  1:30 pm, 2nd and 4th Thursday; '  Square Dancing - 8 pm, Monday, Tuesday and Friday;  Bridge - 1 pm every Saturday;  69ers practice to be announced.  You could clip out this calendar and put it on the fridge  door.  tfJhfLdance on Sept. 19 was  well attended and a fine time  was had by all. Keep your eyes  open for the next dance.  Beginners square dancing  will be on Sept. 29, Tuesday at  8 pm.  Weekly bridge meets on Saturday at 1 pm. There are four  tables and it is 'fun bridge.'  On Oct. 24 at the new  Seniors Centre is a craft sale.  Tables will rent for $10 and  there will be a small admission  fee with a draw of a leddy bear.  Phone Pauline al 885-5572 or  Kay al 885-3334 to book a  table.  Come out to crafts and make  new friends and renew old  friendships.  LOOK!  1991 PRICE HELD OVER  LIVING ROOM, DINING ROOM a HALL  INSTALLED $1 9OOQOO  Carpet, Pad, Installation, Taxes (based on 40 sq. yds.)  _r  QUALITY  CARPET  SAXONY  BERBER OR  TRACKLESS  Quality  81b  Pad  DINING  ROOM  44  COLOURS  LIVING  ROOM  HALL  Look for other In-Store Specials  FOR ALL YOUR FLOORING NEEDS  ��� LINO ��� CARPETS ���  ��� CERAMICS ��� HARDWOOD  Sechelt  __)  Furniture .Land  Best Prices! Best Selection! Best Quality! Best Service!  Free Delivery You made us the leader in furniture & appliances  on the Sunshine Coast  Sunahlne Coast Hwy., Sechelt 885-5756  We've Got Something  to Cro\AMbout!  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Jam\miWaW_\T  TOTAL SHOV-PINa  7 DAYS A WIIK  All Chevron Products  883*2253  RECREATION  Pender Harbour  Golf Course  Visitors Wilcomi  1 /a Mi. NOHTM SW OAWMM ���.. NO.  Hwy. tot 883-OB4I  883-2888  r-sndtrHsrbourtC-NLY  Full Lin* Sporting Goods Stors  Frtwcta Peninsula Ptsce  Corner ot Sunahlne Coast Hwy. k  Francla Peninsula Rd 883-27  CONTRACTING  MOBILE HOMES  NEW AND USED  INSTANT HOUSING  883-9338 OR 5804321  CALL COLLECT  Faaadaa. Maaibaaaaa, S.C. 8S3-2630  UVB BAIT ��� TACKLE SHOP  CONVENIENCE STORE  DINING  Having a devil of a time in Gibsons  Needful Things director discusses location and themes of King story  by Keith Thlrkell  Gibsons is bustling again  with what made it a household  name in Canada: filmmaking.  But Molly s Reach has been  given a paint job and there will  be no sign of Relic or Nick or  any of the familiar faces from  the long running CBC series  The Beachcombers. In fact, Gibsons will noi even be recognizable when the current movie  begins shooting Oct. 13.  The town itself is undergoing  an ominous facelift. The name  will no longer be Gibsons either,  but Caslle Rock, Maine.  For all those Stephen King  fans oul there the name will  surely ring a bell; a church bell  perhaps? The devil has moved  into Gibsons, (oops. Castle  Rock), he's sel up shop, an  antique shop to be precise, and  the name of his store is Needful  Things.  The film is being produced  by Castle Rock productions of  L.A., which is a partnership led  by Rob Reiner. According to the  director, Fraser Heston, "Gibsons is ideal for this film  because it's a small community,  Needful  Things  director  Fraser Heston  WaMbl  Gibsons but  week to do  preliminary  work in  preparation  for niming.  Keith Thirkell  photo  it's often cloudy (ideal for a  good horror film) and the people  here are film friendly.  "The movie people in BC are  some of the best in the world  and could compete with almost  any one down south and over  WOOFIMO  kleinJate  TaV Ii Gravtl, Shakes, Shingles,  Metal Root*. Torch On, Duroid*  MM803  Miss Sunny's  IM1R BOUTIQUE  883-2715  SERVICES  Binfo^^X | Closed Sundays]  I Next General Meeting  Wed.Oct. 21 7:30pm  CRIB NIGHT  THURSDAYS  8pm SHARP  3064 Lower Road ��� 886-9984  J  Peninsula Power  & Cable Ltd.  Hah *vA km wHiOj powv Inst  Cert 7111  Ray Hansen Trucking  & Contracting  883-8222  Pender Harbour  Realty  883-9525  FAX:883-9524  FIRST ANNUAL  ROCKWOODCENTRE  STORYTELLING  FESTIVAL  Ictobcr 2, 3 & 4, Sechelt  half the cast of Needful Things  are from BC," said Heston, who  is the son of movie legend,  Charlton Heston.  The director said the story  line is similar to King's other  films Misery and The Shinning.  After the devil opens  his antique store he  begins to cause problems for residents of  the quiet little town.  He knows what you  need, but there's only  one catch, he doesn't  take cash or credit  card, you pay with a  deed.  It could be something as simple as slashing someone's tire,  but it inevitably escalates until  people are at each others throats,  literally. The moral is he preys  upon decent people's petty prejudices and jealousies, bringing  out the darker personality traits  latent in most human beings.  Garry Paller Special Effects  is coordinating the stunts and  there will be plenty of work for  his company, after all, this is a  horror film. Paller said there  will be pyrotechnics (explosions) in abundance, motorcycle  off tha arts baat  wipeouts and lots of other stunt  work.  All the exterior footage for  Needful Things is being shot in  Gibsons, while the interiors are  being filmed at North Shore Studios in North Vancouver. Stewart Bethune of North  ���      Shore Studios noted  the Lower Mainland  is now the fourth  largest film production area in North  America and is com-  'Gibsons is  ideal/or  tbisfilm'  ��� hruser Heslon peting with mining  _^_____    as the second most  valuable industry in  BC.  Produced by Jack Cummins  and Canadian Gordon Mark and  starring Max von Sydow, Ed  Harris and Bonnie Bedelia, the  film's total budget is somewhere  between $12 million and $15  million, with major economic  spin-off for a small town like  Gibsons. The cost of carpentry  and prop construction alone is in  the hundreds of thousands of  dollars. Shooting in Gibsons is  expected to last five weeks  before moving to North Vancouver, but quiet, tranquil Gibsons may never be the same.  View 14 opened Wednesday, Sept. 23, at the Arts  Centre; juror Gordon Rice  selected the works for this  14th annual Juried Show.  Artists whose works were  chosen tor exhibition includ  were Susan Bagglo, Donna  Balma, Lisa Blackwell, Janet  Cameron, Pat Chamberlin,  Vivian Chamberlin, Shirley  Dalke, Francine Desjardins,  Deborah Faulkner, Beth FeW-  man, Susan Fletcher, Ursula  Frltsch,   Christel   Fuoss-  EXOTIC DANCERS     EXOTIC DANCERS     EXOTIC DANCERS     EXOTIC DANCERS     EXOTIC DANCERS     EXOTIC DANCERS  STARTING THIS WEEK  IB INTRODUCIS THEIR IXPANDID  Featuring 3 GIRLS  Vi  V      *v  ^5* *SmT  ����fc\  <^J~  FREE!  or 5 CD Carousel ^  ^Player Every Friday.  3:30pm  m   \      '*��� * i***����\     ia |\  Remember We Have:  Daily Specials, Large Screen T.V.  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The contest is  open to everyone and entry is  free.  Any poet, whether previously published or not, can be a  winner. Every poem entered  also has a chance to be published in a deluxe, hardbound  anthology.  To enter, send one original  poem, any subject and any  style, to the National Library of  Poetry, 11419 Cronridge Dr.,  P.O. Box 704-ZK, Owings  Mills, MD 21117, USA.  The poem should be no  more than 20 lines and the  poet's name and address should  appear on the lop of the page.  Entries must be postmarked  by September 30. A new contest opens October I.  h  >'.,���- ���.���������.;.  .-.--;*.*. ..,'....     .  t.     ...  II,    ; leisure  Coast News, September 28, 1992 13  Pages from a Lifelog  Legend of a man named Klondike Pete  by Peter Trower  I first met Klondike Peter  Allan back in the early '70s  when I was still living in the  upholstered tool shed on my  mother's property 1 used to call  my studio.  That pokey little room served  many fitnctions beyond being a  mere place to write, ll became  an impromptu drop in centre for  artists, writers, musicians and  assorted bohemians of every  stripe and both sexes.  Had I been able to stem the  almost continuous How of visitors, I would have undoubtedly  produced a lot more work. The  fad is, I couldn't or didn't. But  it's all fire waler under the  bridge now.  At any rate, I was sitting in  the studio one morning when a  battered van pulled up at the  gate. I had a poetry reading at  Ihe local high school in a couple  of hours and wasn't in much of  a mood for early callers.' It  turned oul lo be Gordy Kellar,  an old buddy of mine, accompanied by a burly, bearded dude I  first took for a biker. I couldn't  have been more wrong.  Musician, singer, songwriter,  Peter Allan had just blown into  town from the Yukon after playing gigs all over the north, lie  was a fascinating character with  a bottomless fund of funny  yarns. A bottle of whisky  appeared. I gol so caught up in  Klondike Pete's stories, I almost  missed the reading.  Over the subsequent years, I  ran into Big Peter Allan quite  often, usually in one bar or  another where he was either performing, drinking or both.  Pete's a fine picker and a  melodic singer with an eclectic  repertoire that ranges from ragtime lo Tom Waits and includes  powerful original work like Suicide on the Installment Plan.  Part of his legend involves  the fact thai he wrote the origi-  Peter Trower  nal version of Goodtitne Charlie's gol the Blues but was  ripped off for it by another  singer who changed it slightly  and copyrighted it in his own  name.  As Big Pete and I gol to  know each other better, we  began lo talk about learning up,  writing songs together and  forming a band. Then he drifted  back east to gig around the Mar  itimes and I didn't see him for  several years.  Sometime around the mid  '80s, Pete Allan relumed to Ihe  Coast and began showing up  around the Railway Club, my  long lime Vancouver office.  Once again we kicked around  the idea of working together.  He took several of my old  songs and began writing new  arrangements. One night, I made  an ill-advised guest appearance  wilh Pete at the club where he  was playing. It was not an  unqualified success.  Nothing much happened until  I tied up with a remarkable  young guy named Alex Widen.  Alex, a close friend of Al Purdy  and his wife, and a dedicated  poetry fan, elected to do a bit of  agenting. In the summer of  1991, he managed to get  Klondike Pete and I booked into  the Squamish Logger's Festival.  Yvonne was away at a bridge  tournament so I headed up to  Squamish with Alex, the night  before the gig. We were supposed to perform at a Kinsmen's  pancake breakfast at 10 the following morning - a situation I  could scarcely even imagine.  For the first time in year of  appearing before crowds, I was  genuinely apprehensive.  We spent the night at the  Brackendale Gallery, courtesy  of Tor (I have never learned his  last name) the owner, a true hero  of the underground who rates a  column of his own.  The next morning, Big Pete  and his lady, Sue, arrived early.  We borrowed a flatdeck truck  from Tor, to serve as a stage and  drove into Squamish to set up. It  seemed the most daunting,  unlikely venue I had ever  worked.  Big Pete took note of my nervousness. "Just relax," he said,  "I've worked tougher gigs than  this. I'll go on first and warm  them up for you. It'll be a  breeze."  Klondike Pete, the seasoned  professional, did precisely that.  After three songs, the crowd  was at least paying attention. I  climbed on the truck and did my  woods stuff with Pete playing a  little guitar behind me and it all  went surprisingly well.  A couple of friends of Pete's  had videotaped the whole show.  We all headed over to the Chieftain Hotel and did an instant  replay over the TV set in the  bar. "Hey, that's just over  there," exclaimed some hun-  gover local in considerable confusion.  That was the only paid gig  I've done with Klondike Pete  Allan lo dale - but I hope it's not  the last. He's a very reassuring  partner to have on a stage with  ANNOUNCEMENT  DETROIT  DIESEL      MECHANICAL SERVICES LTD.  is pleased to announce that  effective October 1, 1992,  the truck and equipment repair  shop will be taken over by  D.G. Repairs Ltd.  ���   formerly of Chilliwack, B. C.  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Repairs Ltd. and UMRMID,  r MECHANICALSERVICESLTD.  for all your truck, equipment and marine needs  675 Industrial Way, Gibsons  DETROIT  Phone 886-4577  you. Pete has other strings to his  bow - he's also the president of  the Fur I rapper's League and  edits the league's magazine - but  music is his main love. One of  these days we'll put thai group  together.  NEW?  On the Coast  Baby  Bride or bride to be  Have we visited YOU yet?  We have Gifts to welcome you.  CALL  US!  Helen Milburn        886-8676      Ruth Bulpit 885-5847  Nan Nanson 886-3416      Rosemarie Cook 885*5821  Tor the finest in area dining  DINING GUIDE  Featured Pub of the Week  IRVINE'S LANDING PUB  Qpne In and enjoy :i Idnjrely lunch or dinner  in our pub overlooking |oe Hay The food is  excellent with a variety of dishes tochoOK  from There is a different feature every night  with I'riine Rib every Saturday night at $ 12.95.  Our Halibut and Chip* is another favorite,  enjoyed by many who visit us. We now have  a wine and beer store which is open seven  days a week for your convenience.  Pub Hour* 11-11,7 days a week; Galley: 1110,  7 days a weeks Wine * Beer Store 9-9, Mon-  Sat, 11-9 Sun; Marina Dock Dawn lo Duak.  Situated in Pender I larbour Call HHV11 is  MasterCard, Visa and Chevron accepted  FAMILY DINING  Andy's Restaurant - Lunch and dinner special every day. Every  Wednesday night is Prime Rib  Night. House specialties include  veal dishes, steaks, seafood, pasta,  pizza. Thai food and lots of NEW  dishes. Don't miss Andy's great  Brunch Buffet every Sunday from  11 am - 2:30 pm. Hwy 101, Gibsons, 886-3388. Open Sunday and  Monday 11 am - 9 pm, Tuesday -  Saturday 11 am - 10 pm.  Tha Boat House - lust a ferry ride  away in beautiful Horseshoe Bay,  offering daily choices of fresh and  flash frozen seafood from the  West, East and Gulf Coasts as well  as a variety of other specialties.  Join us after 5 pm for dinner or for  our spectacular Sunday Brunch,  served between 10:30 am and 2  pm. Friendly service in a relaxed  atmosphere and fabulous meals  are just some of Ihe reasons you'll  keep coming back. If you have an  important rendezvous or a ferry to  catch, please let us know and we'll  make the necessary accommodations. For reservations call 921-  8188. All major credit cards  accepted.  Cafe Pierrot - Comfortable atmosphere with warm, helpful staff.  Homemade pastas, quiches and  daily specials are all prepared with  the freshest ingredients - both  healthful and delicious. Our whole  wheat bread and scrumptious  desserts are baked fresh daily, on  the premises. Outside dining, take  out orders for the beach and cappuccino are available. The Coast's  bistro...as unique as the Coast  itself. Mon-Thurs 9 - 5. Fri & Sat 9 -  9. Closed Sunday. Teredo Square,  Sechelt. Phone ahead for your  lunch! 885-9962.  Dar Lebanon Restaurant ��� Now open  bi Gibsons Park Plaza, Hwy. 101.  Lunch and Dinner features include  Chicken, Beef, Lamb and Vegetarian dishes, Shishkebabs, Falafels,  Cappuccino, Espresso and  Desserts. Open 7 days a week, 10  am - 11 pm. Eat in or take-out.  Catering for parties and weddings.  886-3572. Everything we make is  made with love!  Haid-A-Way Restaurant - Bring Ihe  whole family and join us for great  dining al the Haid-A-Way Restaurant in c Iibsons Motor Inn on Hwy.  101 at Park Rd. Our friendly, helpful staff and warm, pleasant atmosphere will add to your enjoyment  of our excellent breakfast, lunch  and dinner menu, which includes a  children's section We're open 7  days a week, 5:30am - 2pm, closed  from 2pm - 5pm with evening  hours SpmTOpm. Our Sunday buffet (II am ��� 2 pm) features a  scrumptious salad bar, with a large  selection of hot and cold dishes  and desserts. Eat to your heart's  content. Don't forget our Friday  night 2 for 1 special 5pm-10pm.  Reservations 886-4501. 50 seals  plus banquet room.  Hillside) Family Restaurant Now Open  in Seaview Place, Hwy 101 Gibsons. Family Dining with Special  Children's Menu. Relaxed country  atmosphere and reasonable prices.  Our specialties are steaks and  burgers, homemade soups, pies  and salads, and entrees. Daily Specials. Take-Out available upon  request. Licensed & air conditioned. Open Sun - Thurs, 11 am -  10 pm. Fri & Sat 11 am -11 pm.  886-2993  TIM Omega Pizza, Sleek and Lobster  House - With a perfect view of Gibsons Marina, and a good time  atmosphere, the Omega is a people-watcher's paradise. You'll  often see Bruno Gerussl, former  star of the Beachcombers, dining  tthii.ir     - ��� -(iirrir   r ���irintlniMI'ii  here.  Menu includes pizza, pasta, steaks  and seafood. Steaks and seafood  are their specialties. Banquet facilities available. Very special children's menu. Reservations  recommended. Located in Gibsons  Harbour at 281 Gower Point Rd.  886-2268. Open for lunch Mon. -  Fri., 11:30 - 2:30: dinner daily 4 - 9  pm, Fri. & Sal., 'lii 10 pm.  NIGHT ON THE TOWN  Jolly Rogtr ��� Spectacular waterfront  dining in Secret Cove. Lunch and  dinner served seven days a week  from 11:00 a.m. Lunch specials  daily. Dinner menu includes fresh  seafood, chicken, steaks, pasta and  pizza with homemade dough. All  pies and breads are baked fresh  daily on the premises. A children's  menu is also available. Join us for  Brunch on Sunday from 10:00 a.m.  - 2:00 p.m. Our Dockside deli is  open Saturday and Sunday 7:00  am - 3:00 pm for breakfast and  light lunches. Fully licensed. Visa,  Mastercard. Mercer Road, Secret  Cove. Reservations recommended.  885-7184.  Tht Wharf - Open for breakfast,  lunch and dinner seven days a  week. Breathtaking ocean view  and sunsets from every table. Continental cuisine and seafood at its  best. Sunday Brunch from 8 am - 2  pm. Fully licensed and air conditioned. Dinner reservations  recommended. Hwy. 101, Davis  Bay. 885-7285.  New China Kitchen - GIBSONS  PARK PLAZA, 1100 HWY. 101.  Come enjoy our Gourmet Chinese  Buffet featuring over 16 hot dishes  plus salad bar & dessert. Also featuring a full service menu including Canadian Cuisine. Lunch or  Dinner. Licensed premises, dining  facilities for meetings, banquets  and parties. Hours: Sunday -  Thursday 11:30am - 10pm. Friday  & Saturday, 11:00 am - 11:30 pm,  lunch buffet 11:30 am - 2:30 pm,  dinner buffet 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm.  For reservations call 886-3028.  Visa/Mastercard accepted.  Backeddy Pub Enjoy the natural  beauty of jervis Inlet while tasting  one of our many homestyle specialties in the pub; or the casual  surroundings of our family restaurant. Our "Skookum Burger" is a  challenge to the biggest appetite.  Backeddy Pub - located 1/2 mile  north of Egmont on Maple Road.  Closed Monday and Tuesday. Pub  open noon - closing, Kitchen  hours: Noon-8:00 pm.  Sachttl Legion f 140 One of the best  bargains on the Coast, every Friday night, are the fabulous barbe-  qued steak dinners served from 6  to 8 pm for only $6.75. Dinner  includes a 6 oz. top sirloin steak  served with your choice of baked  potato (with all the garnishes) or  delicious potato salad. Also included is a green salad with choice of  dressings and garlic bread. Lunch  is served Monday to Friday from  11 am to 2 pm. Daily specials are  featured along with a regular  menu that includes chicken strips,  burgers and sandwiches. Thursday  is Fish & Chips, featuring a full  order of the tastiest fish and chips  with cole slaw for only $4.55. Take  out orders available. Members and  guests welcome. 5591 Wharf Street,  Sechell. 885-9922  Irvine's Landing Pub - Dinner menu  offers a variety of appetizers and  entrees featuring local produce  and fresh seafood In a relaxed setting with ocean view. Average dinner for two, $30. We're now open 7  days a week 11-11 with our kitchen  open from 11-10. Pender Harbour,  883-1145, Mastercard & Visa. Fully  licensed  FINE DINING  Blue Heron Inn - Located on the  waterfront, enjoy the view of East  Porpoise Bay. Relax and experience the deck which is now open  for lunch and dinner.Observe the  tranquil ducks and geese or dine  by moonlight with a candle at your  table. To savor this superb dining  experience, reservations are  required for dinner. Fully licensed.  Hours, Wednesday- Sunday.  Lunch 11 am- 2pm, Dinner 5 pm.  885-3847.  Che* Philippe Reataurant at Bonniebrook Lodge. Chef Philippe is  busy cooking up your favorites  including Spinach salad with  warm Balsamic Vinaigrette and  Fresh Australian Rack of Lamb  with 7 grain crust. We have an  extensive wine list and friendly,  professional service, intimate dining In the Heritage Lodge dining  room with a superb view of the  Georgia Strait. Enjoy a Cappuccino  after inner. Follow Gower Point  Road to Ocean Beach Esplanade.  Reservations recommended. 886-  2188. Open from 5:30 Thursday  through Tuesday.  Creek Houie ��� Intimate dining and  European cuisine in a sophisticated  yet casual atmosphere. We serve  selections of rack of lamb, duck,  crab, clams, scallops, steaks and  daily specials from a constantly  changing menu. Reservations recommended. Roberts Creek Road  and Beach Avenue - 885-9321.  Open from 6 pm. Thurs. through  Sun. Visa & Mastercard. 40 seats.  El Nino - Dine in the finest ocean  view restaurant in Gibsons Landing. Savour the delights of fresh  seafood from around the world.  Our extensive Dinner Menu  includes fresh seafood in our soup,  salad, hot or cold appetizers, main  courses and pastas. Other entrees  include steak, veal, chicken and  lamb. Caesar salad for two and  flamhe' desserts are prepared at  your tableside. Our lunch menu  contains sandwiches and burgers.  Lunch hours: Thurs thru Mon  11:30 - 2:30. Dinner hours: Wed  thru Mon 4:30 - 9:30. CLOSED  TUESDAYS. Visa and Mastercard.  Reservations recommended. 886-  3891.  Lord Jlm'i Resort Hotel A tranquil  view of Thormanby Islands and  Malaspina Strait set the theme for a  beautiful night out. Friendly, courteous stall, fine international cuisine, special desserts, comfortable  surroundings, and soft music add  up to make yours a nighl lo  remember. We feature daily dinner  specials as well as our popular  '"table d'hote". September hours:  Closed Mondays & Tuesday-*-  Wed-Fri: Continental Breakfast 8-  11 am, l.unch 11-2 pm, Dinner 6-9  pm. Sat k Sun: Full breakfast and  lunch 8 am - 2 pm, dinner 6-9 pm.  Visa, Mastercard, American  Express. Reservations recommend.  885- 7038  Ptbblea ��� On The Beach - Dine in a  friendly atmosphere, watch cruise  ships glide by & sample the fine  cuisine of this renowned restaurant. Open 7 day a week for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Brunch on  Sunday 8-3. Dinner Reservations  Recommended. In the heart of  Sechelt at the Driftwood Inn, Trail  Avenue. 885-5811.  EAT IN TAKE OUT  Emie & Gwen'i Drive In - Take out, or  delivery. Pizza, dinners, salads,  burgers, chicken, desserts, drinks,  ice cream. Free home delivery  within 4 miles, after 5 pm only, on  $10 minimum orders. Small charge  for orders under $10. Hwy. 101.  Gibsons. 886-7813.  J 14        Coast News, September 28, 1992  AUTOMOTIVE  BUILDING CONTRACTORS  EXCAVATING  LULU  AUTO UPHOLSTERY  ���Satan ��Dow Parmla ��� rmadllntyr* ���  ��� Carp**}* ��� Vinyl Top* ��� Convtrtaemr* ���  K. Olsen 885-7072   RH  1 UC, C- 16i> ______ _ ,C VW3AU   r  MJJ. Vinyl Siding  SaaaTlls, IASIA, .Milliters  UliARSIIalNt.  3  Iredf.H'ker  I      SUNCOAnTIRe��IKCHANCiU.LT0.  KAL��)TIRE  If we sell it... ttv gtumitiliv il!  am *_*__**, miehaH. mmr  ^^������na��_t_l_a_P_?_^_1_iaa_^^.  UPhuiK' HH*. hOCiS  l*l�� Box 1 VKa  Se. hell. B.C.  VUN *Mj  W. D. EXCAVATING  1**886-9764  MHiiMIM,  HEATING  .1 CI III I I IHI  PLACE  K (.AS CEN IKE  ���ma ��� Cump/.-tr S.al.-s X tnttalt.ttw  Irate, ��� Certitirrl Technicians ���  I >< 11/ A   ll    \ltl  I It It   S/  . Ii.,,! H.l   SS .  /l/l  VOU BOARD,  I'LL TAW,  READY TO PAINT  ALWAYS MLIABLeN  DRYWALL RNtSHIN   *  BMB DRYWALL  "lefflMagsas111  Call alter 5 pm: Gorrty 885-5564  D & B CRANE RENTAL  Phone: 884-5266  Night: 885-7085  PROPANE INC.  ��� Auto Propane  ��� Appliances  ��� Quality B.B. Qs  185-2360  Hwy 101. across St  Irom Big Mac's. Sechelt  Industrial     AUTOMOTIVE       Marina  PARTS & SUPPLIES  A101 SUPPLY ltd  1061 Hwy. 101, Gibsons, B.C. 886-8101  V^     Main  In fa-fa Sal H-fc Sun  ID-.1/  REIMOVATIOIMS WEST  CONTRACTING  Custom Building ��� Remodelling ��� Framing  Foundations ��� Home Repairs ��� General  Contracting ��� Small Jobs Welcome  Hi.4iiK.MHon Acheaon BB5-0891 afteriioopm  SECHELT RADIATORS'-  Comptrlr Cooling Sy$lem Seivice Centre  i i i f  i  i  i  11  We Rc|>.iii fc K. pi... ������ k.i.k Heatei Cores, fc Gm fenu  AUTOS TRUCKS TRACTORS INDUSTRIAL MARINE [  Ul��d & Krl.iitli ��� Pick Up ft Dclivriy   j____^__^_H__amm' '     "  149 S.C. Hwy. '  4349 S.C. Hwy  Across trurn Sunshine (IM  885-7986  CONCRETE SERVICES  D&P Contracting  CONCRETE SPECIALISTS  PLACING * FINISHING  DENIS TURENNE      OFFICE: M6-6492  PAUL DESAUTELS CEL: 351 -6432  Uiiivallnn -H.M kfHIInft       ���Drainage  I ..n.ls. .i|K' ��� I im Imiaai I & Sa4w 11 anal  CMMmMM oo'ac'afcfj-j *"*"  MiiiK-n      ���9 886-8538 Duxim  ,   -i������>'���'        .ii 220-8767        i.himi\mi[_  f Mackenzie Excavating Ltd!  I Land Clearing & Development  Cam Mackenzie  ���I  Licensed & Untitled  P/\RKYN BAY CONTRACTING LTD.  F.R WOOOROW  Residential * Cas Installations df Setvice  Rm: (604) 588-6707  or toll tree  ����  r: 1-979-4371  Props r>e��  Natural Gat  BC11LDING CONTRACTORS  GRAEMAR CONSTRUCTION   Geram Contractors   FOUNDATIONS ��� FRAMING  RENOVATIONS ��� ADDITIONS  FINISHING ����� VINYL/WOOD SIDING  I] Years IxperieiKe  ORAIMI ITIWaUtr MS-0606  CONSTRUCTION  Rnhtil!i('mk,IU'.  > Rrsidentinl A  ('ommerrial Const nation  ��� Ki-novution.s  * Additions  Laurie Lacovetsky ��� 885-2887  \\_l,        itWt-im  uuiM/^irnimm  Furnaces. Fireplaces. Hot Water Tanks.  QUALIFIED DEALER ��� NATURAL GAS INSTALLATIONS  call MOW 116-7111  l Showroom: tn Payne Rd. Gibsons        j  thai aunahlna Coaal' <  886-3558  CEllULAR ,        _  240-6314   ___  W�� dig �������� aunahlna Coaal)  you'd  In*  t t.iiIimii  .���  VOiiisrll   -   /Villi   SO   \n  (���UI'lvlHHlv   l"IS4  T.lllllKI    .lllOIlt  Anil so \a/oiiIc1  BLUE JAY CONTRACTOR  -The Finishing Touch People"  SPECIALTY  Interior I'lnlstilng ��� Kltdten Cabinets  AU Types of WotHltcork * .10 Tears Ex/ierience  High Quality Workmanslrip  No Job Too Small        , Free Estimate  .tne 886*3349 ehc     ,  ^  n Rudy Mix Concrete  l\ C Sind t Gravel  N r    CONCRETE  WWL     <-0   LTD.  SFCHELTPLANT  885-7180  Asrj  J  stmvinc ihi wnshini coast]  curbs, etc 888-8174  (Fastrac BACKHOE  SERVICE  ��� SEPTIC FIELDS  ��� DRAINAGE DITCHES  ��� EXCAVATIONS  ��� WATER UNES �����*��� ��'�� *��  ��� CLEA��,NG      Steve Jones    886-8269  DIRECT  DRYWALL  SYSTEMS  Residential ��� Commercial  BOARD STEEL 8TUD9  TAPE OQC  QCC7 r BAR  SPRAY OOD-OODr      CUSTOM CEILINGS  Gerald R. McConnell Ron Hovden  [eel) 250-5073 (cal) 644-5767  Swanson's  Ready-Mix Ltd  885-9666     | | W5*5333|   |M5-222B|  3 Batch Plants on t he Sunshine Coasl  Gibsons Sechelt Pender Harbour  Box 172, 6417 Burnet Rd>.. Sechell j  STK EXCAVATING  AND ROAD BUILDING **  ��� Land Clearing ��� Driveways  ��� Drainage ��� Landscaping  ��� Retaining Walls  .Sand & Gravels  ��� Septic Systems ��� eto.  ]_^__J_j_     Punctuality.  ^'wnW 886-9020  Trucking    Bob _____>  &<*���  HOME IMPROVEMENTS  - PAINTING  ��� CAKPHNTKY  - GBNERAl IMPAIRS  ��� QUALITY WORK  KIITH WILIS  883-6172  If you in/f.Ti; .ulu<;rtisinf| ln-i  you'd in- r��!;icliiic| .iliout  yourself - And so \a/oiiIiI  i.'u^ivhoclv  ��*ls.<-  Commercial/RasidentiaT^  Fully Guaranteed  P*QOt*MSTCimf ^aa*  ���ht comp��Hf> rooftrwj proteuMntf,  886-0920  Residential  Commercial  Auto Glass  Mirror walls  Brad   Clowers  Peninsula Glass  & Aluminum  706 Hwy. tot, Gibsons 886 ��� 8580  24hr. Commercial Emerobncy 886 - 8414  All types of concrete work.  Sidf-walks, driveways, slabs    smooth, broomed,  exposed aggregate finishing.  VO����il*rCeacfe*��W��* rfcs-etWHOIT,-*;  BRIAN NEWMAN EXCAVATING  Seplic Fields "Back Filling  Drainage ��� Excavations  Water Lines .Rock Walls  Landscape Construction  - Roberts Creek Call: 666-3977,  ROOFING  Specializing in all types of  FREE      commercial & residential rooling  ESTIMATES 886*2087 eves ou.Tm,  A  A Complete  Asphalt Service  FREE ESTIMATES  A �� T ENTERPRISES: CenetnMtlen Services  Sawing The Cosst Since 19*5  tm,     ��     ��a?53��       -CUSTOM HOMES  'I   mM ��fW.       ���ADDITIONS  t**^m��ttt        * "EN0VATI0NS  *���*w*??3iirft!i��-       aaaaaaa  T. WONQ, SOX 7SJ, 0ISS0NS, S.C. VON 1V0  TRI-CITY PAVING LTD.  RESIDENTIAL & COMMERCIAL  PUNT SITE PORPOISE BAY RD.  TELEPHONE 885*2726 SECHELT B.C.  ELECTRICAL SERVICES  If you in/i��n- .KliM-i tisinfj hn �����  you'd In* rtinclific] .ilimil  yoursi-lf - And so \n/oulil  i-wi'iylHiily i;IS�����  Weed a hoe? Call a pro!  "Grade-Rite  Excavating Ltd."  Property Development  Roads & Driveways  All Excavations ��� Free Estimates  885-7140  A,  gEatUMB  Installation ol:  ���TAMKO Fibreglass Roofing  ���INDAL Metal Roofing and  Cladding  ���Wolverine and BP Vinyl Siding  ���West Coast Solarium Systems  FREE ESTIMATES  CALL 883*9551,  or Van. toil free 669-2604  Alter hours call Fraser Murphy 883-9767  PETER J. SUGARS  Custom Cabinets  Kitchens ��� Bathrooms ��� Mlllwork  shop 886-8615    ���>    res. S86-2231  GENERAL CONTRACTORS  mVNMHIME KITCHKN*  . KITCHENS t BATHROOMS ���  889-9411  C*)llular 84+4997  UcNTUnf ROCK   i ( precise p;unting & piaster  H0tkw.i.     mj.      88559101  ifsaasa  ��� (Jiimplctc Custom Painting  ��� Slum)  ��� All Ptuuea ol Drywal  ���Journeyman Wnrdmaniliip  rm  Asfiward Contracting  "** QUALITY HOME  BUILDING & IMPROVEMENTS  PLAN DESIGN & DRAFTING  For Estimate Call tsac cars  Hoaajird Airtmort 000*044.5 A  pawn*  McCANN ELECTRIC  Residential, Commercial, Industrial  "Expariemc* Make*  ^UI>����I����,I��*��"     mi CAMERON ROAD  JOE McCANN MADEIRA PARK, B.C.  R��g. 10131 VON 2H0 Call aS3-ftt02  1     &&  POMFRET  COIMSTRLCTIOIV  Selective Land Clearing - Design Consulting  L BB2 S41 C6, Qlbsons, B.C. V0N-1V0   Phone: 886-6900 __  "Professional  Roofing  S��rvlcee",  fcee  "FREE  ESTIMATES'  Spaciallilng In all  typaa ot rooting  aa advertltad  In fallow pagaa  mm*TctteFcccFiSl 'S_______t  %M. Clectric Kmmtl  Larry Andaraon  For Professional & Courteous Service  RA1-inOtaTanNCklM.IL   HWfltOH MHtM  ��� Psrfc, ax. MM 2IM     Saf.aa.mil  Highway 101, Box 2549, Sechelt, B.C. VON 3A0  Telephone (604) 8B5-575S" Fax (604) 085-2758 I  RENOVATIONS WITH 1  A TOUCH OF CLASS  COMMERCIAL & RESIDENTIAL  IIMPROVER MS^  HAlfMOONBAj  ���&RIANl��HOOFING I ATTIC VEKTILATION^  mnoomo sneukutn ��� le��k ravajm  'LC4UNCO' WmLVaaM) ATTIC VENTS  * KEEPS Van HOaaE QOGL IN BUMMER  �� PHEVENTS CONDENSATION IN VVWER  B B fl UCENSEDI INSURED ��� FREE ESTIMATES  SERVING- THE SUNSHINE COAST  1665-4A66I  T.A.C.  .Electrical & Plumbing  Residential ��� Commercial  Water Heaters ��� Electric Heal  CaMnctor>Uc.No.eS44  886*3344  STILES ELECTRIC  Specializing In  ��� ResidenHol ��� Renovations ��� .New Installation ���  Top quality work ��� Excellent reference*  Phone MJ-92S6. Cel 230-2987     Reg 17242  []  .CONTOUR  _z__f Quality Supply ".Installation  _     Ceramic Tile, Carpel & Blinds  ���ySrtOWnVJOMKIrWY. 101- GIBSONS- B.C. ��� PtyFAX; laywj Coast News, September 28, 1992        15  VINYL SIDING  Vinyl & Aluminum Windows ��� Aluminum Railings  '   Vinyl Sundeck Flooring ��� Patio Coverings  ALWEST  HOME  ���i^**- SERVICES  #7 - 5522 Wharf St., Sechelt Jim Bain 885-4572  VISIT OUR SHOWROOM ANYTIME  sports  Monster tracks 'Muscle Beach'  and 'Danger Zone' flex their  man-made muscle la Wilson  Creek.  Darah Hansen photo  northwdod  820 KIWANIS WAY, GIBSONS  Enjoy .An Active - Carefree Lifestyle  22 Quality Polio Homes ��� Adult Oriented  Prices start at $128,800  2 tSedroom, 2 ISatlx. Single L\evel Homes  Fbrfurtlrer information contact:  TWIN OAKS DEVELOPMENT CORP. ��� (604) 886-4680  Hans Oiwipuu, RR��2, S7. C26, Gibsons, BC, VON IVO  Fax 1604) {386-4623  If   VOL!   Wl'I I*   .IClVKM-tf-.tllf)   111!!  you'll bo ir,nliii<]  .ihoul  yonrs��:lf - And so would  everybody else  INSULATION  Q  BQJMPODBTI  GM��!IL0n;*JM  ��� Ban k Blown ��� Commercial ���  ' Reiidantial ��� New ft Existing ���  886-8741  COHRELL'S MARINE SERVICE  Eiclutlve OealwsMp to the  SwsNnt Coast for  Yamaha  Outboards.  Exceptional quality  al an exceptionally  low pries.  Featuaina  Yams has new  Stem Drive  COTTRELLS TM  IWIAHINf      SFRVICE    k   3  LANDSCAPING  S & G TREE SERVICE  Topping ��� Trimming 'Pruning ��� Brush Chipper  id. Danger Tree Removal  Bonded and Insured ��� 20 Years Experience  885-3897  ��� SaltWater Uenres   _  . Mtitel & Campsites ��� Water Taxi oof'nft  ��� Marine Repairs        ��� Ice & Tackle         OOJ-^OO _  MISCELLANEOUS SERVICES  If you were nclvurtisinii here,  you'll lie rentlinq aalaaaaat  yourself - And so vuoulil  eueryliotly else  MARINE SERVICES  STIHL  Chainsaws & Trimmers  IUTHERLAND  la_SAI.ES at 'PRVICE  LTD^__  BOX 342 Madeira Park, B.C. VON 2H0 MUM 24Hrs  ROS  j ui/er       ITl��aio��ivll/iHa>oa��oi aOATTSMLERS  YANMAR MagnacharieBatterka  If yon uucro iiiluui ti.mej hen:,  you'd lie ir.iilinii atiotit  yourself - And so would  i!ut:ryhoi]y else  tOucc  'uccaneer  ,Marina presort Ltd  Localed in Secret Cove 885-7888  MARINE SPECIALISTS 21 YEARS  PARTS - SALES - SERVICE -REPAIRS  K * C Thermoglass ig-a-aa. V&V  Cobra Boats no*  ^^      "���  In-Stock  l!N;MIJ;(  _  fOUTBOARDS  GIBSONS MOBILE SAW SERVICE )  Custom Cutting ��� Planing  Bevel Siding - Posts & f  Chris Napper 886-3468  R.RJ4, S6, C78,  .Qlbsons. B.C. VON 1V0  |aa y ,       ,      ,  & Beams       AtLsU  Muddy monsters muck about  by Darah Hansen  Move over little jeep. Step aside oh' insignificant suburban - the big boys arc in town.  It's the MONSTIiR TRUCKS in a mud-slop-  pin', car crushin' display of power.  Vrrrrm.... Vrrrrm.... Hear the mighty engines  roar... The big trucks prominently parked at various locations around Sechell and Gibsons last  week - some perched on top of smaller, squashed  vehicles, others just looming dangerously - were  all part of Muddy's Bill's mud bog and monster  truck show over Ihe weekend and the odd sight  was attracting a lol of attention.  It's all part of a growing trend out of the United  States. Steve Wood is the assistant general manager of such a company, which he terms a "motor  spectacular" - Uniled Sports of America out of  Kansas City. He's a veteran of the business having  been involved since its beginnings in the lale 70s  and has performed the show lo packed stadiums  around the world including an annual show in  | Vancouver's BC Place since 1983.  They feature evenls such as demolition derbies,  car-crashing and blowing up cars wilh dynamite  but, said Wood, Ihe "heart and soul of the event"  are Ihe monster trucks.  Why? His explanation is simple: "You  wouldn't have a circus without the elephants."  They're big - weighing a minimum of 10,000  pounds, some as much as 1.1,000 pounds, wilh  tires 66 inches tall; they're fast - racing at speeds  of up to 70 miles an hour; and ihey do strange  things like jump over crushed car bodies and race  through mud bogs.   ...  In his own show, Wood said Ihey do everything  to ensure audience and driver safety, admiting that  nationwide there have been problems. Driven in  his show must be licensed under the Monster  Truck Motor Organization in Missouri which  ensures they are able to handle their man-made  beasts under emergency and difficult circumstances. The trucks too must meet weight standards and contain safety belts, fire suits, head gear  and neck braces.  But it's the thrill of potential danger that gives  ihe sport its immense popularity for both participant and viewer. "It's just exciting," said Wood, a  monster truck driver himself.  He disagreed that the event might glorify violence. "If you're into opera, 1 suppose we might  look violent. But if you're into motor events then  this is perfectly normal."  Is it a male thing? Wood said 'not strictly', saying whole families enjoy the shows - especially  Ihe kids. He admitted, however, that promotions  are aimed at men between the ages of 18 and 35  years "because they're Ihe ones with the money to  buy Ihe tickets." He said his drivers were all men  between the ages of 25 and 40.  Bill Hughes, organizer of the Gibsons' event,  declined comment on whether this is male-oriented, saying only that he would not want it inferred  that it is a "bone-crushing, macho" thing - "It's  interesting, light entertainment."  Bul after watching her 10-year-old grandson  Chad, climb in excitement over a Monster Track  parked outside Wilson Creek Plaza, Thelma Rent-  meester disagreed.  "The only difference between men and boys ia  the price of their toys," she said.  pendotgolf  MON TIME HT. FT  1:15  7:50  1:30  7:05  3.3  14.5  8.3  14.8  FRI TIME HT. FT.  4:15  12:00  5:25  9:40  3.9  14.1  11.1  12.4  TUES TIME HT.FT  1:55 2.8  29    8:45 14.5  TU    2:15 9,3  7:40 14.4  SAT TIME HT. FT.  5:10 4.6  3     1:10 14.0  SA    7:00 11.0  10:40 11.7  REFERENCE: Point Atkinson  Pacific Standard Tlma  WED TIME HT. FT  2:40  2.8  30  9:45  14.5  WE  3:10  10.1  8:15  13.9  SUN  TIME  HT.FT.  THUHS TIME HT.FT  5:10 5.3  4    1:15 14.0  SU    7:35 10.5  11:05 11.2  3:25 3.2  1  10:50 14.3  TH    4:10 10.7  8:55 13.2  For Skoohumchuch Narrow a add  Ihr. 40mm ptue S mln tor each fl ol  and 7 mln. tor taeh fl. ol tiH.  Tide Tables Courtesy of  SHOP  LOCALLY  TODAY  by Wendy Haddock  Ladies Day Winners final  round of the Ladies Club  Championship is completed and  the winner was Verna Belland.  If that wasn't enough glory  she had a hole in one from the  Whites. Congratulations Verna  on both victories.  Ladies Day winners for Sept  17 - the competition was any  three clubs and the winners  were: 18 holers, low gross,  Sylvia Thirlwell; and low net,  Ruth Norman.  The winners for theNifty  Niners low gross, Ev Tapio and  low net, Hazel Charbonneau.  The interclub match againat  the Sunshine Coast held at  SCGC and the winner was SC  ladies - congratulations, ladies.  Senior Men's Day, Sept. 15:  Thirty-four golfers played  straight golf with a low gross  prize and balance low net. First  low gross at 79 was Bill Dean;  firsl low net at 66 was Al  Wendland; second low net was  Jerry Holmes and Jim Buntain;  third low net, Jim Menzies; and  fourth low net, Henry Merry.  KP on number three was BUI  Dean and on number 16 Len  Best.  Please be advised that the  kitchen at the golf club will be  closed Sept. 30.  a  CUP & SAVE    i  ; 0 BC FGRRI6S   Schcdu|e  MNCOUVER - SECHELT PENINSULA  HORSESHOE BAY - LANGDALE  EARLS COVE - SALTERY BAY  a Leave Langdale  6:20 am  ��� 8:30  10:30  GIBSONS: 8864225   SECHELT: 885*6422  s   ?U?UU*t1rlfa,6��SUt1IU*4ft*l4t  2:30 7:30 am  4:30 pm 9:30  6:30 11:30  8:20 1:15 pm  Leave Horseshoe Bay      Leave Earls Cove  3:30  5:30 pm  7:25  9:15  Leave Saltery Bay  Sussex  Realty  6:40 am 4:30 pm 5:45 am 3:30 pm  8:20 6:30 7:35 5:30  10:30 8:30 9:30 7:30  12:25 pm 10:20 11:30 9:20  Your mainland connection.  Service is our business.  885*6102 ��� 669-8238 (toll free)  -��� 16        Coast News, September 28, 199 2  Coast News (Monday Edition) Classified Deadline:  Noon Fridays - Gibsons & Sechelt Offices  Homes &  Property  Ocean Mount subdivision. Gibsons, lot 159. HjVii'3' cleared  with underground services. Price  $64,000,886-7550 41m  GREAT VIEW LOT  Central Gibsons, quel cul-de-sac.  underground services, sewer,  backs x greenbeti. ready lo build,  asking $70,000 8864859 eves.  (Oa  By owner. 6 mm old 3 bdrm ,  rancher in Langdale, 2 baths.  wisoaker tubs, sunken living rm.  vaulted ceiling. FP, 2<6 construction, double garage, $147,500  866-3091. MiW  1.   Homes &  Property  Down to SaS.OOO  lor QUICK SALII  2 bedroom Lower Gibsons  654 Gowei Pt  LolAppion. 50x120"  Water/Sewer  886-4740  "feiying or tailing  ��� PropartyT  For ������part raaulta  call Nick Proach  885-6340  Vaatey PacWc Raalty  ECOTEC EXPERIMENTAL COM-  HUMTY forming energy produang  structures, individual home sites  Nature assisted tech. needs enthusiastic participants. ECOTEC. PO  B0�� 1385, Gibsons, BC VON IVO.  M1W  PROPERTV MANAGEMENT  Pebbles Realty Ltd. will support  your investment ��� Pebbles provides a lull service Property  Management Package. Call  Don Sutherland 686-8107  tor details. 1 bdrm.  furnished Hopkins Landing.S400  .3 offices - new building from $350  to $295. per month - receptionist  available. ��39CN  Prestigious Bonmebrook Hgts new  3 bdrm. l/p. 2 baths, 1/4 acre lol  plus With mi j vew. By owner  $167.50u. NoCST 886336341W  Atloroabie quality home by bu'*ei  1400 sq II up- lge rec room or  potential in-law down Nice area,  close lo all ammenities Call Craig  or Heather 886-2352 4lw  SAVE THOUSANDS  For sale by builder, brand new  strata unit, one-halt ot two-lamily  home. 3 bdrm . 2 baths, garage  and carport huge sundeck, well  designed and buill Available now  tor $124,000 Phone 866-8859  evens 40w  ��� $137,900'  Clean well des-gned 3 bdrm rancher on cul-de-sac. Close lo terry.  shopping Bngnt mtenor, w/b  stove, 3 pc ensuite ott big master  bedroom. Ig lenced backyard, dbl.  carpon and more. Nick 885-6340  Valley Pacific 40w  Timbercreek Estates ocean lot on  Nodh Gale Rd. Sechelt Road lo  lower building site, outstanding  view ol inlet. $135,900.865-6443  40*  l    Homes &  Property  immaculate 1756 sq K 3 Ddrm.  rancfw on very private 65 acres  in Redroolts Great kiicnen. Ig  lamily room w/vaulted ceiling  Close io store. Deacn and scnooi.  $149,200- 574-7790 i39W  Fullv serviced view lot in Wesl  Secr>e>t on 1/3 acre Septic,  regional water, underground hydro  and telephone services m Build  your dream home or install mobile  home Comes complete with 24'  trailer 885*22130'942*5096 39w  Watertront 3 bdrm home plus  downstairs developmem potential  with large deck, small cabin on  Redroolts. 1.3 aces with lower  shell at beach. $199 000 885-  5114 Jan McKenna ss  CLASSIFICATIONS  1.    Horn* a Propaarty  ST\  1    Btrtha  X     OMuariaM  *%.    lit MMiionMn  8.    ThMkYou  1.    PwmmI  GREAT)  7.    Announcement  1.    R��cr*Mtk>n  w.    W*jodki9# 8  ���JDEA/  CnQMfJMIWmS  10. Leal  11. Found  12. Pelt A Uveetock  U. Mualc  ^^^^^m  14. Travel  ^���"    ^J  11. Wanled  ^m ^m  ia. Free  17. OereoeSelee  w  ia. aaalerATrade  10.  Bad and BraakfMt  It. Appaancea  11.  For Rant  JO. Furniture  22.  Commercial for Rani  tl. For Sale  29.  Entartakimant  22. Heavy Equipment  34.  HatpWintad  22. Autoa  22.  Bualnaaa and Homa  24. Tracks  Sarvlcas  21. Compere  22.  Work Wanted  22. Marine  37.  Child Car*  27. Mobile Homoa  33.  Bualntt t Opportunity  22. Motorcyclee  32.  La-yal  22. Wanted to Rent  40.  Too Lata to Claaatfy  DBOP OFF VOOB  Coast News  Monday Edition  ���. ���m*^���^m-zm9^W 9  At any of our convenient  Friendly  People Places  In Pender Harbour  MARINA PHARMACY CS Mill  AC HUlLDINfl SUPPLIES 813-9531  In Halfmoon Bay  BAJ STORE 8SS-94J.1  In Roberts Creek  ROBERTS CREEK (IENERAI. STOKE B8V 1400  DEADLINE IS 3:00 PM THURSDAY  In Sechelt  THE COAST NEWS  mama      <virnw,i,.,MimMi nm  VISA _      ���,.,  mmm    In Gibsons  THE COAST NEWS  (bcltiml Dodnido Phannacy) 886-2622  DEADLINE IS NOON FRIDAY  There's always service with a smile when you  place your classifieds at B&J Store, our  Friendly People Place in Halfmoon Bay  ANDERSON REALTY  * Rvcrtilion ��� Ratlrement  ��� Relocation  FREE  CATALOGUE  56B6CowneSt .Boa 1219  Sechelt. BC . VON 3A0  ess-mi fax ses-2iM  Van Toll Free SeaVaJOIS  Lasqueti Island 20 acre organic,  homestead, gardens, orchard,  1400 sq. It. home. $135,000.  Phone 474-5935. ss  1/2 acre lot Lohn Rd. Redrooffs,  controlled subdivision, $49,500. 1-  226-9660. ss  THINKING  "/ donl took al il as buying or  sallirg nouses I look at il as  helping people achieve what they  want out of lite'  NO QUESTION ABOUT IT���  CALL  KEN SHEARSMITH  885-6277  SIEMENS REALTY INC.  5710 TEREDO ST. SECHELT  885-5290  48' x 330' of prime low bank waterlront in Gibsons Harbour near  Gibsons Marina. House needs  repair but could be fixed up lor  recreational or rental use. Property zoned Tourist Commercial (C-2).  Double garage plus storage shed.  $189,500. Phone Jennifer 1-689-  7070. ss  Melena, Jaimee and Colby are  thrilled to announce the arrival of  their cousin Victoria Caittyn. September 18,1992. Proud parents  are Dean LePage and Heather  Scott. Proud grandparents are  Louis and Christina LePage ol Gibsons and Jim and Diane Scott of  Nanaimo. I39CN  GIANNAKOS: George, in loving  memory ol husband, lather and  grandfather. Passed away Oct. 1,  1987. Always missed, forever  remembered by wife Georgia, children Tarry, Gus, Kristine, Laura  and grandsons George, Jonathon  and Christopher. H39CN  Thank you  THANKS  It) Steve Sawyer 8r  the team at Gibsons  Realty for all their  help in making things  right in our new abode.  It's sure great to deal  with pros!  - Barry & Katie  Janyk  _Wiuusio*6" T��  Ftaata-taStacMOocaeen?  ii'iHUKFtesaufanthasiii  facilities lor large or smal  gtoups Banquet or  a-la-carte meru avaatarJe  Fornwwatonnaboncal  SBiKNOO.  TASTE BUD  RECIPES  From our kitchen to yours. Five  economical, nutritious kid-tested  recipes. Pis send $2.00 in a  S.ASE. envelope lo Box 1674,  Gibsons. MtW  WOMEN IN TRADES  oriental ion night  Wed, Sept X, 7 pm. 1019 Venture Way. Gibsons. All interested  women please attend.      39w  INDUSTRIAL FIRST AID WEEKENDS  Starts Sechelt Sepl. 26 and  Madeira Park Nov. 7. Special rates  tor volunteers and union members.  Reg. tuition $400. Phone 883-  9699. Pre-registration required.  MOW  Parent Play Labs with Wendy at  Sechell playschool. Limited enrolment. Tues. eve. 7 pm. Starts Oct  6. Call Wendy 886-3102 to register. 39w  BOY SCOUTS OF CANADA  Vancouver-Coast Region  cordially inviles you lo Ihe  70th Anniversary  Celebration  ���jfNfcl^p mwjfaajf  Sechell Peninsula  Saturday, Sept. 26  Tours, J splays, actvlies -10 am lo 3 pm  Ceremony and Birthday Cako al 1 om  Hardman Photngraphy  _$_______  Our most sincere and overwhelmed "Thank you" to all our  friends for their love, support,  words and actions during the past  three weeks. You are the best.  Shirley. Shannon and Darin.39w  To the Artificial Reef Society and  all the volunteers who are working  on the Chaudiere Project. Thanks  for trying to make a positive difference. H39CN  To the Artificial Reef Society for  bringing tie Chaudiere to Sechelt.  ��39CN   .  Par-psychology discussion group.  It interested call 886-3281  40cn  Counselling  individual, couple and family therapy. For appointment Mary Lang  39w  "FOR BETTER HEALTH AND  WELL BEING* ���POLARITY  THERAPY"  Reduces Stress (the underlying  cause of illness) raises energy  level, reduces chronic pain and  tension. Located in Sechelt Wed.  and Thurs. pm Call Vonnie 863-  9853 40W  'Counselling'  Specializing in eating disorders,  depression, recovery from abuse.  Mary Pinneger MA, RCC. 885-  0887 39w  LOO ENDS  by container  load  886-7033  Are you a woman in an urhappy  relationship, do you neeu to talk'  Call the Sunshine Coast Transnia i  House tor conlaential 24 hr. sei  wee B85-29M TFN  Individual. Couples (a Family  Counselling, Sliding Scale available Jan Michael Sherman. 885-  5'66 TFN  BROOKS ft MILLER  FLOOR COVERINGS LTD  Benjamin Moore Paints  Environment  ftienaii feints  in All  Colours Ot ,  trie ftemoor,     /,  tnclitOmo Ot.  Bill Wood  SECHELT SL  A  Bus 885-2923  Res. 885-5058'  For Better HeaMt and  Thumbs down to the misinformed  individual who is trying to SINK the  Chaudiere project by distributing  incomplete and misleading information. H39CN  Women's basketball Wednesdays  7 to 8:30 pm at Chatelech. Contact  Janice 885-7006. M1W  Would the person who bought a  bookcase Sept. 18 call Then and  Now Furniture at 888-4716.M1W  Art Supplies! Quality! Quantity!  Call Laara Williamson 886-6782  41  IT'S MAGIC ��� IT'S EASY ��� IT  WORKS The DIET PILL of the  21st Century. Increases energy -  burns tat - eliminates appetite  immediately. It's affordable - ONLY  $59.95 ind. GST. People all over  town are talking about this product.  All NATURAL CHINESE HERBS-  NO CHEMICALS. Call after 6:00  pm 886-9697. MOW  Gibsons Shito Ryu Itosukai (12th  year on the Sunshine Coast) welcomes new members. Place: St.  Aidans Hall, Rbts. Ck. Price:  $20/mo. Time: Adults: Tues. S  Thurs. 7:30-9:00 pm, Sunday  10:30-12 pm. Kids: Tues.i Thurs.  6:30-7:30 pm. Contact James  McCarthy at 686-3306 or Trevor  Johnston at 885-9454 or Dennis  Rogers at 685-3836. Member  Nation Karate Association, Soon  BC, Karate BC, World Union ol  Karate Organizations and Japan  Karate Federation.        I39W  Therapeutic bodywork combining  Esalen and Swedish, Reiki and  Craniosacral. Usha Thome 886-  2750. I39W  MOUNTAINSONG  885 6170  FALL PROGRAM  1992  SUNDAY  10 am: Friends Meetings  (Quakera) ��� once a month  MONDAY  10*12 noon: Qi Gong  (Similar k> Tai Chi)  Teacher Paul Blakey  WEDNESDAY  6 309 30 pm Red Cedar Circle  (Traditional Naive Prayer Circle)  ��� onceamontti  THURSDAY  6 3r>9 30pm-TheOptimlaU-.  A drama group  WEEKENDS  Polluck dinnei loKowed by Circle  Dancing (The Dances ot  Universal Peace) - once monthly  Dance Leader Daoud Nel Miller  ���WE ARE AVAILABLE  FOR SMALL COMMUNITY  GATHERINGS  ��� ALL ARE WELCOME.  ��� GIVE US A CALL, AND  OROPBYFORAVTSITI  BARK  MULCH  by container  load  886-7033  Adult children ot Aiconaics or as-  functional families please call 886-  3849 or 685-4622 tor help. NC  t������������������o������  aa  v5cJ*>ei/  Mollvs Lane  eeeeeeeeoeeeee  Attention  CraHatr*  The Christmas Season is  not lar away, why not  display your wares on  consignment in  MOLLY'S LANE MARKET  We have expanded our  Floor space. More booth  space is available on a  rental basis. For  information phone Joy at  116*0146 er 116*4930  GOLFERS SPECIAL  Golf Pride and tacky Mac Grips  installed $6 each, 1 day service.  Edward 885-7515 40w  Fell Clearance Sale  Leam lo scuba one Professional  instructors. Full Pi* Certrtacatacan  Seasprxt Scuba 885-9830  TFN  Reg Cairn terriers. 886-3134  40w  Reg. Boxer pups $500 - 4 males, 5  females - 2 brindle, 7 lawn. B86-  7013 40w  Free to good home, 6 yr. old male,  neut. Corgi X. 8888659. MOW  SPCA SPAYING PROGRAM  Contact Then t Now Furniture,  699 Highway 101, Gibsons. 886-  4716 or Matlee Fashions.   NC  Help reduce the pet over-population problem - spay or neuter your  pet. NC  We buy beer bottles and beer  cans, paying 80 t/doz. 8888039.  TFN  ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS  885-7883,24 hour line.    TFN  ANYONE  receiving tree clothing or other articles from 623 Hwy 101 please  phone 686-3504 40w  Piano Tuning  repairs, appraisals  #  Ken Dalgleish  886-2843  Rainbow Preschool Roberts  Creek, enroll now for October.  Jrjyce 8868096. *39W  Does someone in your family have  a drinking prohlem? Call Al-Anon  886-9903, 885-7484, 886-9059.  Al-Ateen 886-2565. NC  Ride wanted every Thurs. 3:30 pm  terry fr. Langdale to North Rd. and  Cemetary. Renumeration. Phone  8888001 early am Sat-Mon.  39cn  Approved child's car seat, reasonable 888-3230. MOW  Good home for electric organ.  Please call 886-3230.     MOW  Property wanted: 1/2 to 1 acre  from owner. Gert 731-0898 att. 6  pm 40cn  6' Camperette or well insulated  canopy for 6' 465-4704 ask for  Kelly 40w  Wooden paddle for kayak. Denise  885-5186. TFN  Martin Guitar, steel string acoustic,  model HD 28 superb instrument  $2100.885-3352 41w  3/4 size piano, amplifier adaptor  $380 O.B.O. 883-2750        41w  PIANO TUNING  For service and repair call Sunshine Piano 885-3168     40w  GuTTAR LESSONS  Experienced teacher. All styles  and applied theory. First lesson  free. Beginners welcome. Avail,  days and evens. Steve 8682365.  MOW  COASTLINES MOBILE MUSIC  We play the music you want to  hear. To book your Dance Music  call 884-5430. M3W  Piano, like new $1750 -863-2329  ss  WANTED: Small piano. Phone  886-3839. MOW  GUITAR LESSONS  BEGINNERS THRU TO INTERMEDIATE, CLASSICAL THRU TO  JAZZ. ALL AGES. MICHAEL  BLOCH 886-9747.        H39W  1991 Lowry organ like new, cost  $15,000, asking $10,000. Violin  very old, good condition. $250  885-7469 after 4 pm        39*  Vicinity ol Bag Mai* park - lemale  short-haired dark tabby cat. white  teet and chest (Pixie). It seen or  lound please call 885-2135 or 685-  2593       39w  ladies gold watch, possibly Lower  Gibsons. Kinsmen House Call  885-0835 Reward I39CN  $100 reward tor return ot black  purse and contents, ID. missing  Irom Gibsons Dental Office Monday. Sept. 21. No questions asked  Mlo Coast News olfice. I39W  Lge. orange/white cat. L Orange-  neutered male New lo area Lost  Irom530Mamie.Mon,Sept. 14 II  seen or found, please call 886-  9151. ��39W  2 Grand Slam goll clubs. Garden  Bay - Pender Harbour. 985-4551  collect. 40cn  Multi-family ram or shine 6211  Norwesi Bay Rd near Derby Rd  Sat Oct 3.9-3 pm 39w  Saturday. Oct. 3 trom 10 am to 3  pm. 5504 Hill Rd W. Sechelt. no  early eras, please I39CN  Oct. 3/4.1007 Fircrest trom 10 am  to 4 pm. I39CN  TASTE BUD  RECIPES  mi- lai.ii saw $100. heavy duty  bench grinder w/cabi-et $100,  kitchenette $75: loveseal $50.885-  4826 4101  Antique parlour stove I7'x24'x26'  registered 112 'Evening Star*  heats 5 rooms $485 885-5385  41w  16 1/2' Fibreglass dinghy with  oars. $380 O.B.O 883-2750  41a  Computers: Apple IIC. Larer com-  From our kitchen to yours. Five Fo[ ,���,���, __ m__  economical, nutncious. kid-tested ..  recipes Pis. send $2.00 in a       S.A.S.E. to Box 1674, Gibsons,  BC. M1W  Male non-neutered fluffy onnge  cat, white collar, W. Sechelt, found  Sept. 22.885-2671.       I39W  Women's watch lound behind bank  of Montreal. Lower Gibsons. Contact Coast News. 39w  Pels and  Livestock  2 yr old golden chinchilla male Persian reqs new home with lots of  one-on-one attn. Excellent cat lor  senior citizen. 8884996   TFN  2 Multi-poo pups to good homes.  885-9693 alter 1:30 40*  CONVIRTINO  TO OAST  GE, Jenn-Air,  Magic Che* 4  Caloric  GAS RANGES  all available at  IICHILT  lUMHTOMUND  Sunshine Coast Hwy,  Sechelt  885-5756  New carpet in new townhouse  being removed approx 85 sq yds  incl underlay $750 Sunbeam  combination toaster oven  /microwave B85-3549       41*  Nintendo 16 games X-ira joysticks  4-score$250OBO.88M252  39*  King size waterbed $125 O.B.O.  Wanted: Commodore software and  games 686-2373 40*  Almost new 1 yr old Danby easy-  clean gas stove. Electnc ignition.  $450 O.B.O. 886-7604      39w  Nloritake-Amiston dinner ware 888  New and used sea kayaks and  ^ 39w  canoes. Dry bags, books, acces-       sories. Pedals and Paddles. 885-  Barbie Ddls and accessories and  6440 at Porpoise Bay Marina other small dolls. Call Betty 886-  3901       2673 39w  LOOKING FOR  SPECIAL HELP?  Beautiful antique oak dining room  suite, 6 pieces excellent condition  $2200.685-5667 41*  Front Room wall unit, good shape  $180,886-8988 41cn  Custom made, queen size  waterbed frame headboard with  matching dresser. $225 O.B.O.  686-7395 after 2 pm        40*  Flowered sola and armchair $150,  2 single beds $50 each. Youth bed  $25, hospital crib $25, chest ol  drawers $25, sofa bed $50, swivel  armchiair $50, cylinder vacuum  $20, single water bed $25, child's  salety gate $10, new catalytic  camp heater $30, stereo am/lm  radio with speakers $25.685-1960  41w   -  Love seal and sofa contemp. style  - oak w/tan upholstery. $500  O.B.0.885-4764 40w  Bunk beds, dresser, night stand,  captain's bed, Ikea sola bed. 886-  8196. I39W  ���We can sell ft lor You! Consignment Sale lurniture appliances and  sporting goods. Call us and find  out more. 886-0225.      I39w  Firewood. $35 Split/Pick up/Load!  You pick up! 886-3134      41*  Nintendo plus 2 games $75. Call  James 686-8610 41*  Ladies 12-pce. Spalding goll clubs  with bag. Steel shafts, like new,  $225,885-2762. H39CN  SEASONED FIREWOOD  Split, Delivered  Gibsons 1110 Cord  Sechelt (140 Cord  886-0110  M1CN  Aluminum extension ladder, 21',  $55; deep freezer. 300 lbs., $95;  water fountain, $75; 2 single beds,  $10 ea. Call 5-7 pm, 885-6119.  I39CN  Used 2x4 assorted lengths,  cement mixer, $100; portable cellular, $500. Phone 885-9512.M1W  Portable Panasonic cassette  recorder, queen loam core Futon;  hand-potted trilighi lamp base,  wheat grass juicer. 885-3549.  MtW  Bifold doors (2), 36'; (3) 30*  brown woodgrain finish. $15 ea.  $60/(5), hardware incl. 686-7371.  I39CN  RENOVATION SALE  13 aluminum windows, all double  sliders. 2'x2'to 12'x5', 6 interior  doors, 2 ovoii stove, 26' colour TV,  $125,885-4804. M1W  TV aerial, $50.886-7067. M1W  Satellite dish, 10 ft. c/w mount and  100' cable, needs new electronics,  $300080.886-2299.     M1W  6 cu. ft. Olympic kiln, cone 10, c/*  propane tanks, luel line and live  burners, like new, $1000. 866-  2299. M1W  Singer, electric or treadle $200  O.B.O. 885-2769     38crV39ui  Whirlpool dryer, new motor $250,  rowing machine $50, small woman's sekine 5 spd $40,2 men's 10  spd $10 each 685-3736    41w  CHICKEN SALE  Jack and Jill Preschool. Great  prices. Phone Margaret 8882961  or Reesa 8883190. Deadline Oct.  7. P/U Oct. 15th 3:30 pm   40w  Try a  Classified ad  offering a Career  Move.  We'll run your ad  in  NORTH  VANCOUVER  ���  CAMPBELL  RIVER  ���  MERRIT  ...and 100 more  B.C. and Yukon  community  newspapers. All  for just  $195  That's over  3,000,000 readers.  If you're BUYING,  SELLING, or  simply TELLING,  IT PAYS TO  SPREAD THE  WORD.  CALL  The Coast  News  at 885-3930  16 hp garden tractor comes with  dozerblade 48' momer, good  cond. 666-3661. $1200 O.B.O.40W  10x7 steel craft roll up garage  door, complete, $200 - clean  portable toilet $30.883-2990  40*  Fisher wood stove, $250 OBO.  886-7545. MOW  Student desk with chair, as new,  $65; elec. broom. $35; 21' colour  TV with Gerold converter. $200;  speakers SOW $175; VCR, $165.  8868487. ��40W  WANTED - Pink or green depression glass. 8882751.     MOW  RSF Ardent Mk4 airtight heater  used 1 winter, new $1995, sell lor  $950.5330 SnodgrassRd 39w  Telescope Magnicon Star Gazer  #2334 $75; antique rolltop desk  (not oak) $850.883-2661   40w  Bateman print Iramed 'Evening  Light' earlier work $1,200. 865-  5322 40*  Regency Fireplace Insert, glass  front $300 734-7983        40w  Burning barrels $15 each. 885-  5703 anytime 40w  AGED HORSE MANURE  $20 pick-up load or 2 lds/$30.  Roberts Creek. 885-9969  43w  Moving: 5804 Pebble Ctet  Sechelt. Household Furniture etc  8858119 40* Coasl News, September 28, 1992        17  Ttaktf Adt>fintaSte ctfoaar IVeif Classified Ail Special  Run your classified, ad 6 times,  and pay for only 2 times!  Coast News (Monday)  Classified Deadline:  Noon Friday  Gibsons &  V,5A     Sechelt Offices  21    For Saile  Water bed, single comp. w/lrame  and heater, teak and nogahide  armchair, dressing table w/mrror,  twin bed head boards. 24' alum,  extension ladder, wheel barrow,  axes, splitting wedges, fireplace  irons. 8850549 40*  Table charm dinner ware set. Victoria pattern service lor 8. 685-  6040 39,  Kitchen cabinets fused) - Pecan  finish by 'Crestwood' 885-7798  b<*>reBpm 39w  Pressure cooker $50 ��� wool mattress cover $80 - Samsomie cases  $45-0 8.0 885-5125        ss  22   Heavy  Ecunpit  1991 B-1550 Kubota tracker and  loader, 4 WD, Bl-speed turn, exc.  cond.. 350 hours, paid $15,800  must sell $11,000.885-9654.  MOW  J D 440 Skidder rbtt. eng. t trans.  Must see, $9500. B85-3670.S40W  1977 JD 410 backhoe, good working condition. $10,800 OBO. 888  7372 or 885-5730 ss  955 CAT loader $10,000 885-2503  ss  CASH PAID  For Some Cars And Trucks  Deed Cai Removal  Abex Used Auto Parts  886-2020  TFN  1973 Super Beetle. $2500 OBO.  883-9234. ss  1965 Spnnt good cond 60,000 mis  $2500.885-2238 40cn  1980 Monza 2 dr. coupe. Good    ibw iwuiiad c Ul, cuupe. Lauuu  Aits 4 Cralts/Futniture/Books/Cap- running cond., some body work  puccino. Molly's Lane Market, required, good brakes and tires,  Open every day 888907B.I39W $675080.885-1924       M1W  96 round 30-30 calibre ammuni.  eon. 30c per round, or 25c each il  you take all. Earte 886-7959.I39W  Wood-burning radiant healer, asking $125. Earte 8887959J39W  17 ft. Sears fibreglass canoe complete with electric motor (needs  ptop). Never used, oars and oar  locks, 2 paddies and two med. life  jackets. All lor $350. Earte 886-  7959. I39W  Older upright Ireezer, runs great,  $50: small Sanyo stereo, $25;  lamp, $25.866-3005.       ��39W  Queen sz. waterbed with headboard and accessories, $100;  Bauer skates, sz. 6 men's; Lazer  skates, sz. 9 men's, $50 ea. 886-  8005. #39W  26 cubic, upright freezer, good  working cond.; used automatic  washers. 8889959.      I39W  Dbl bed w'hd.brd. $50; semi-a-ito  Simonov 7.62x 39mm, Sling and  bayonet $200; 12' fiberglass boat -  dHe oar locks. Good cond. $350.  883-7521 39w  Truck winches, 6,000 lbs, 10,000  lbs; ftatdeck trailer 6x12': 6' motorized jointer planer with stand. 885-  7213 39*  Williamsburg 3-llght dining room  fixture $95; 2-fxture, 7' chains to  centre base, swag light fixture $35.  Several pieces brown tweed wool  carpet. 3'6x8', 4'x5', 3'6'xB' to  5'5x1V pink carpet pieces $10 to  $15 each; 40'x30' dresser mirror  $30; very solid otlice desk chair,  needs re-upholstering $40,12x24'  brown or white, new roof valley tin  $12; goll balls $4 to $6 per dozen.  39*  1972 Super Beetle, blk., fibreglass  fenders, ex. run. cond., must sell!!  $1900080.686-9075.     M1W  1976 Chev Nova 2 dr., 92.000  kms., $1200.886-3282.     M1W  78 VW Westphalia, fridge, poptop,  etc.; 81 Acadian, 4 dr., auto. 886-  2076. $41W  '56 Buick, V8, 92,000 miles, new  brakes, rebuilt diff. $1200. 885-  4604. M1W  1965 Renault Fuego, exc running  cond., needs new muffler and  brake lines. Power sun roof, realty  nice looking car. Must sell, make  an oiler or trade tor Boston whaler  or copycat. 886-0405        41cn  Good selection used tires, wheels,  Chevette; Honda Accord parts.  885404 ss  ROYAL ALBERT CHINA  and  ROYAL DOULTON FIGURINES  at competitive prices.  Exclusive Dealer  SECHELT HARDWARE  885-2171  Open 7 days a wee*  Rapaln 8, Parts  MECHANIC  ���a New ir-eeaa * flewert Rat  886-7227  TOWING  Fully  Inaurad  #/.  Day*  Brand new men's 26' Roadmaster  mountain bike 18 sp Shimano  gears $250.686-7521      39*  Seasoned Fir Firewood, split and  delivered. $90 - P.U. Load.  Richard. 883-2562.       Mtcn  Super-8 or regular-8 movie camera and projector, also screen tripod and light, $125.886-9420.  TFN  GOOD HAY  S5.(XVBale Delivered  Vegetables  Call Between 12-1pm  8854357  TFN  Sewer redding machine on trailer 3  hp engine, 6 bits up to 10'. Excellent condition. $450 885-9068. ss  Airco Gas furnace Good cond.  $315 8858276 SS  SALE  8' cedar 4x4's, $6 each. 685-5031.  N  Grow Great garlic. Gel ready lor  tall planting ot large organic garlic.  One pack 20 cloves. ($5,001 incl  postage (planting instructions.  Send to Organic Creek Farm,  RRI2, S20, C-14, Gibsons, BC,  VON 1V0. TFNs  USED RAILWAY TIES for retaining walls.; Unscreened topsoil  $110 load. 8868204. ss  Anything: Give us a make i model  I if required, how much you want  lo spend. Well try our best. 686-  9031 TFN_  Parker + Hole 30.06,3x9 Bushnell  scope. Marlin 444s Winchester,  Oueen size waterbed, Bentwood  rocker. 865-5467. ss_  Sanyo portable cellular phone  compact, light weight, ergonomic  design grip belt, $850 OBO. 886-  7097.   SATELLITE SALES  Green On km Earth Station  884-5240  TFN  CEDAR SHAKES ��LUMBER, any  size. Will custom cut. 685-5669  01885-5601. TFN  1979 Ford F150 4x4, 300 6 cyt,  $1800-885-2155 40*  4X4 Scout, old but great oft road  vehicle, pertect lor Keats. Ne*  shocks and charging system, 4 cyt.  engine. 3 spd. standard. Bill 886-  3938. MOW  1979 Chev 3/4 ton PU with  canopy, very good running cond.,  $1800 OBO, 885-9969,   S40W  1979 Mustang. power 1988 Nissan SE PAJ 4X4 kingycab,  steering/brakes, s/rool, good work 4 sp auto. V6, $12,750 866-7584.  car $800 O.B.O. 8980969 aVcn now  1990 Escort LX tully loaded, must  see $5,999 -865-4064     39cn  California driven rust-free 1961  Datsun 310 4-spd. Runs great  135,000 well-maintained miles.  $1600.885-9449 40cn  1973 VW Beetle, gas heater extra  snow tiiesSieOO. 885-4019  40*  1979 Cadillac Seville diesel, no  rust, grey $3500. Call 886-4606SS  1981 Volvo 242DL sun root, doth  seats, trailer hitch $3900. 885-  7682 40*  CHEAP! FBI/U.S. SEIZED  89 MERCEDES $200  86 VW $50  87 MERCEDES $100  65 MUSTANG $50  Choose from thousands starting  $25. 24 Hour Hotline. 801-379-  2935. Copyright HBC104JCM5*  iKasaanh  1978 Plymouth Fury. Exc. brakes  and tires. Good running cond.  $300,835-5499 40w  1966 Landrover. $800 OBO. 886-  3854. MOW  1966 Dodge Aries LE, air, one  owner, exc. cond., $6000 OBO.  MOW  ___  bar  "Remember  II You Want Your Vehicle  SOLD  MIKI MOULD M  TOIDI  MIKE PLIMLEY  CENTURION AUTO  5taAS  WI,.iH Rd.  Se.holl  885-4004  1980 GMC Van, propane powered  auto. Excel cond. $4800.895-3428  eves. 40w  1991S10 4x4. Many options. 688  0290 40cn  1965 F250XL 4x4 diesel. 120,000  kms. $9,000 ��� O.B.O. 885-4465  alter 6 pm 39*  5th wheel trailer hitch, $150 OBO.  6888969. I39W  DRUGLORD TRUCKS! $100  86 BRONCO $50  91 BLAZER $150  77 JEEP CJ $50.  Seized Vans, 4x4's, Boats.  Choose Irom thousands starting  $25. 24 Hour Hotline. 801 -379-  2935 Copyright. IBC104KKM1W  1991 Jeep YJ, white, 14,500 kms,  excellent condition, never oil road,  $14,500. Call after 5pm. 886-3561  or 644-2786 ��39cn  Full sin 1190 Dodge van, Vf  auto, $8500.886-3678.       aa  1980 Chev 4 ton dump truck, 366  HP, 2 spd. rear end, 6-6 yd box,  $6500 firm. 8868550 eves,  ss  79 Ford 12 passenger van, V8  auto good cond. $3295 OBO. 886-  7520 or 886-2111. SS  1988 Chev. Cheyenne 1/2 ton  1960 Camaro 305 auto., T-Tops, pick-up, 4.3 litre V6, PS/PB,  Rally rims, $2600. 885-7113. 61,000 km., box mat, toolbox,  ss      $6700. 685-2836,835-7413  1987 Tracer, 4 door, 38,000 kms.,  exc. cond., $3,995 OBO. 885-  4488. MOW  79 Pontiac Lemans, very good  eng., good cond., $1100 OBO.  886-7262. MOW  1946 Ford 11/2 ton. Good running  order, original, $2,500 O.B.O.;  1976 AMC Pacer 2 dr, auto, $400  O.B.O. 886-2088 39*  1965 Chev Spectrum, exc. cond.,  Alpine slereo, dean, excellent gas  mileage. Only asking $2300. Call  8880971 eves, or mess. 886-9764  TFN  1960 Olds Cutlass 4 dr, 6 cyl.  auto. Clean, runs well. $875. 886-  0240 39w  1989 Cougar luxury sports, bright  red, computerized. Low mileage,  (lawless $13,750 -885450139*  1986 Plymouth Caravelle, low  mileage, good condition, $5,500.  865-7469 after 4 pm        39w  77 Pontiac Lemans, exc. cond.,  $900 OBO. 8883648 ss  1973 Chevy Van, rusty but runs  well, mag wheels, $400 OBO;  1977 Dodge Aspen station wagon,  good shape, slant 6, $500 OBO.  885-6351. ��39W  74 Ford Granada, brand new  motor, have all receipts; '65 Ford  Falcon. 2 dr. hardtop, very restor-  able, offers: '82 Toyota 4X4 SR5,  tilt, sliding back window, $2000.  885-4083. ��39W  Great Car, Great Prlcei  1985 Chev. Spectrum, exc.  cond���Alpine stereo, clean excellent gas mileage. Only asking  $2300. Call 886-0971 eves, or  mess. 886-9764 TFN  1980 Olds Cutlass 4 dr, 6 cyl.  auto. Clean, runs well. $875. 886-  0240        39*  1979 Cougar slightly damaged.  Runs Ok. $250 O.B.O. 883-9392  39*  1985 Safari $4,500.8882078  39*  1974 Datsun 260Z alpine stereo,  mags, spinner hubs, Pirelli tires,  new brakes, exc. shape $3500  OBO 8887378 ss  1989 Dodge Omni 38,000 kms.,  P.T. warranty, $4500 OBO. 886-  892   '88 Meicury Topaz, like new,  $5500.886-2833 or 8887484. ss  1981 Ford Granada as is, $500  OBO. 6888095. TFNs  1976 New Yorker, A-1 cond., low  mileage $900 OBO 8889025   ss  Used Camaro T-Top, $495 lor the  sel, with covers, 666-9500 anytime, ss  1974 Oldsmobile. new brakes and  exhaust. Mechanically sound,  $2400080. 8381943.       ss  198B Ford Taurus, am/fm, Ac V6,  auto/od. 4 door. exc. cond. $7,495.  8887520 or 886-2111.        ss  1979 Cadillac Seville baby blue,  int/ext., rebuilt engine 8 transmission, Priced to sell $3850 Call 888  6510 after 6:00 pm. ss  1961 AMC, auto, good cond. No  rust. $1950 OBO 885-1942. ss  1965 Bronco II 4X4, auto., CD  player, gd. cond., $7500 OBO.  Days 836-9332 aft. 7 eves. 886-  2983. ss  '77 Chevy Nomad, deluxe window  van, parts. 885-5102. ss  1981 Ford F250,4x4 with rock box  $5500.896-4599. SS  1981 Chev 1/2 ton Scottsdale,  canopy, tilt, cruise, PS/PB, two-  tone, nice truck, $2500. 8883490,  tell free 1-977-7349. ss  1977 Volvo DL, rusty, reliable, new  parts. $500 OBO 835-1942.     ss  1971 LandRover - 89 completely  rebuilt. $7500 OBO. PTO Avail.  683-2669. ss  1975 Triumph TR7. excellent condition, new dual exhaust, radial t/a  low profile tires. Sacrifice $3600 or  trade up or down for family size  car or lift, camper. 865-9066.  ss  77 Ventura, v-6 std. only 66,000  mi. Clean, new radiais, $750.885-  9553. ss  1985 Citation II, VS. 4 spd. Only  33,000km. $3200.885-9553. SS  77 Camaro, 39,000 org. miles.  White Int. excellent. Rusty $950  OBO. 836-2111 ss  '66 Pontiac 6000 AC 4 cyl, F/inj,  great mileage. Exc. cond. $4500.  885-7150. ss2  1987 GMC 3/4 ton PU, auto. 4x4,  43.400 km, 350 engine, EFI, new  tires, am/lm tape deck, very clean,  excellent condilion, no rust.  $13,200.8887227 41 w  1671 Freight Liner Cabouer 250  Cummins c/w, 20 tt flat deck. PTO  w/tank and valve $3500.865-5446  41w  1983 Chev Astro, 3 window cargo  van, 4.3 L. V6, 3/4 ton,  stereo/alarm, $9000 OBO. 885-  1924. M1W  1960F150$75O-885-6272   '  41cn  1965 Chev 1/2 ton canopy am/fm  radio small v-8 78,000 kms ex.  condition $5300.666-388141cn  1990 Ford Ranger XLT ext-cab  4x4,53,000 kms V-6 auto., excellent condlton $13,000 665-4626  Thurs-Sunday 4!cn  1973 GMC 3/4 ton camper special.  Runs well $550 O.B.O. 885-3876  41*  1990 28' motor home 1967 Mazda  4x4 1980 Manze. 9884392, 883-  9418 41w  CLEARANCE  Sale & Lease  a Rental Unit*  Moto-homes a Vans  (over 40 units available)  Examples  1990-27 TravelalrT/B $33,900  1990-24' Travelair D/B $31,500  1990-22' Travelair $29,500  1990-19' Travelair $27,500  1981 Suncoach Van  25,000 original miles  $11,900  (service record available)  QOWE8TRVS  1577 LLOYD AVE.  Noantvuicovmac.  9B74587  (BEHIND CAI'IL ANO VCX KSW��GON|  HCMUHUM  winn hi.  email i*!i Mum  MCMMC    MNAMSl  M A B V C    ��� Marine  Surveyors and Consultants!  Good 12 It. aluminum boat $800 or  trade' 885-7167 ss  16.5 tt KtC Kingfisher, centre  co-Ve LCD sounder, 60H Evin-  rudc. * .I'-a/ed Mr.. $6500 886  7584. S40W  19 ft. CABIN CRUISER  Excellent lishing vessel, 50 HP  Mercury, 9.9 Johnson, both in  good running condition. Includes  depth sounder. VHF. CB. 3  portable tanks, anchor and 150 It.  line and chain. $4800 885-1981 or  pager 865-5111. ask tor Peter.  MM  12 ft. McCulloch aluminum boat,  $200. Phone alt. 6pm 885-5481.  MOW  23 tt. Fibrelorm, 165 Merc. I/O.  883-2222 between 9-5pm MOW  25' family bridge deck cruiser lor  quick sale. Owner going abroad.  Just lilted Chrysler 316 re-cond.  engine, new canvas, Volvo leg,  stand-up head, power winch, galley, etc. $6,500. 8685484 or 883-  9733. 40*  24 ft. boat 'Blacklist)', moorage pd  to Dec 31 $4,000.885-7977  40*  17 ft. Glenden - Olympic 1961 ���  115 Evinrude, bait tank, $3000.  833-9860. ��9W  12' alum, boat, 9.9 Merc long-leg  $900 O.B.O. 883-9392      39*  198120' double Eagle hardtop 200  HP Volvo 280 leg, (H-6), Gibsons  Marina, $17,500.8882694.  ss  OUTBOARDS FOR SALE  9.9-20-30-40-50-70 HP 1969-1990  Evinrudes. Excellent condition.  Lowe's Resort, 863-2456. TFN  Yes! There is a reliable local  propellor repair service. 885-5276.  1 TFN  12 ft. aluminum boat $600, 885-  7167. 39ss  19' Inboard Clinker runabout, very  fast and in top condition, surveyed  value $8500, offers S trades considered. 666-2736. ss  1979 27' Bayliner Victoria C/B.  255-280 Leg, new engine, low  hours, lots ol extras, $24,900  OBO. 4634919 or 4638959.   SS  19 It. Sealoner Volvo Penta  Calkins trailer needs exhaust manifold, $3500.886-3457.       ss  71 Mobile Homes  BUDGET BEATER  $44,900  1 yr old 14x60,2 bdrm, on big, private pad In family park. Features:  vinyl siding, bay window, new sun  deck, storage shed. Close to shopping, beach. Nick Proach. 865-  6340 41w  Only 4 sites left. t. 14x70 2 bdrm  display home 2. d/w vacant lot 1.  s/w vacant lot. Choose your new  home today, 5% down OAC 597-  3322/8882597 TFN  Responsible mature man seeks 1  or 2 bdrm cottage/house water-  front, quiet area preter Wilson  Creek /Davis Bay area or  Sechelt/Haltmoon Bay. 8680626  or 665-3552 41��  Responsible couple want to  sublet apartment loi October,  I500otam MW771.  S40W  Three plus bedrooms with bam or  large storage. Alan 8888741  40w  Responsible protessionai couple is  looking tor 2 bdrm apartment or  cottage trom Oct 1.8880167  40cn  Working mother ol one urgently  needs 1 to 2 beoroom house/cottage by Oct. 1 il possible B86-  0144. I39W  Young family looking 10 rent nice  2-3 bdrm. home on acreage, prel.  Gibsons area. Long term if reasonable. 885-9561. I39W  Long-time Coast residents, working couple, require rental accom.  Have rels. Please call 685-5460  39*  20' Davidson Sloop, 6 hp, O.B.  lines lead aft $3750.885479741*  26 ft. Thunderbird sailboat, 5 sails,  fully rigged, needs TLC, $1000  OBO. 835-1924. M1W  20' libertorm hard-top new mere.  cruiser V-8, eng. and leg, sounder  stereo, heater etc. $7500. 863-  2740 41w  1977 Ford Econo van. $250 OBO.  836-3891. 439CN  For sale or rent, 17' Iravel trailer,  $1400 or rent, set up in S.C.M.H.  park lor $350/mo. TFN  17' Boier F/G trailer, fridge, stove,  furn., flush toilet, awning, stereo,  raised axle. Asking $4700. 883-  2740eves. 41w  1974 GMC bus, 48 to 75 passenger with luggage compartment. Gd  condition $2000 -1975 Dodge RV  bus, good condition, lully loaded  $6000.885-7699 eves.     40*  1987 Elite Chev 30 V-8 350 Motor.  Non smoker, toilet, shower, sleeps  4, many extras. Low mileage,  excellent condition. $19,995. 865-  7615atter6pm 40w  76 Dodge van, fully camperized,  lor sale or trade for small pickup.  8888987. MOW  f 976 Dodge camperized van,  auto, p/s,p/b, cruise, rear bed, cupboards, icebox, sink, $1,500.316  eng. 8882512  ���uylng or Sailing  a mobile home?  For expert result*  call Nick Proach  885-6340  VaWeyPacllte Realty  SOMEWHERE SPECIAL  Gibsons architecturally designed  house tor rent on 5 private  acres.with pond, pasture, stream  and forest. 4 bdrm, 2 l/p, skylights,  vaulted ceiling, hot tub, dbl garage  play tort, garden, orchard etc.  $1200/mth. Susan 6880032 41w  Like new 2 bdrm townhouse  School Rd. Shared accom. n/s, no  pets, protessionai temale prelerred. $590/mth �� util. Rets req.  Sept-June 1-731 -1608 alter 5 pm  41 w  Condo in Jolly Roger, large 2  bdrm. lumished. view overlooking  manna, monthly rental. Call 685-  1515or 926-5724 (eve)       41*  For sale by owner 14x70 mobile ,  200 sq.ft. Addition, new roof in  quiet adurl park. 8654576 40*  2 bdrm 1974 12x66 with large  addition. Lots ol exlra storage  space. Pertect tor inexpensive living. Sechelt $20,000 O.B.O.  Phone 885-2272        _   39w  28 Motorcycle^---  14x70 Mobile 8x16 addition deck  and woodburning fireplace, pad  ���12 -1416 North Rd. 666-9581 or  call at olfice $6507mth, no dogs.  39cn  Blue-green carpets, skylights, 3  bdrm, 1 1/2 baths totalling over  1600 sq.lt. of spacious living,  make this view Gibsons town-  house a bright sunny home. If you  will look after it, we want you to  live Ihere. N/S, relerences,  $600/mth, 1-9260451 41*  Rustic 1 bdrm -a den cabin in Davis  Bay on Waterlront property. Suit  single person $600/mth, rent negotiable tor handiman work. 1-984-  2216 43cn  Short-term ok, Mly furnished view  condo. Jolly Roger Inn, Secret  Cove. 5 appis. l/p. avail Ocl 1 to  June 30. Ideal for couple or single  $575/mth ��� util. 6658831   41*  Inlet vie* semi-lurnished/unlur-  nished 2 bdrm. DWM. 8854490  39*  Hopkins - panoramic view, 3 bdrm,  avail, immed., all appl., 1/2 utilities.  432-9679 40*  Gibsons near new spacious freshly  painted duplex, 2 units w/3 bdrms.  11/2 + 21/2 baths, 5 appl, near  schools and mall. References, no  pets $750 + $775. Avail. Oct 1.  885-9540 40*  'THE QUIET LIFE' waterfront, otl  Gower Point Rd, Gibsons. Secluded 1 bdrm Garden Suite w/large  livingroom, l/p, kitchen/tamily  room, all rooms face water  $695/mth. 6887002. 40*  Newly   renovated   2   bdrm Gibsons - 2 bdim. and den town-  cottage/Roberts Creek. Available home, 2 min. to mall and schools,  Nov 1, $760/mth. Phone mornings avail. Oct. 1, $700/mo. 942-8708.  886-7545 41* MOW  Roberts Crk - bed and bath,  shared kitchen in spacious waterfront home, n/s working person,  only $350/mth 8889863     39w  1966 RM 125 exc. cond., less than  tO/tirs on rebuild, exc. bike asking  $1250 with helmet and chest protector. Must sell. 886-0405   41*  '84 Suzuki GS750EF, gd. cond.,  white/blue, $2000.8687564.  MOW  1985 CR250. good running cond.  $1400.885-5202 ss  '86 Honda Aspencade, exc. cond.,  garage kept, S550C. 886-9595. ss  1981 Honda CB650 custom,  immaculate 25,600 otiginal K's,  $1250060.886-7376.       ss  1985 Kawasaki Ninja like new,  offers. 8688622. ss  Lower Gibsons - beautiful 1 bdrm.  view apt., quiet, new, secure.  Blinds, carpets, laundry, patios,  $590, $650.896-3420.      MtW  Short term rental. Furnished  Granthams waterfront cabin,  includes hydro. Phone 686-8640.  M1W  Inlet view semi-waterfront furnished/unfurnished 2 bdrm.  D.W.M. 8354490. M1W  Upper Gibsons -1 bdrm. suite,  $5507mc. plus 1/3 utils. 886-3107  M1W  1980 sq. tt. duplex, 3 bdrm. Lower  Gibsons, beautiful view, $900/mo,  6883225. M1W  WF Selma Park, main floor. 2  bdrms., 1 1/2 baths, $750 per  month, avail. Nov. 1.1-926-3991.  M1W  Spacious New 3 Bdrm.  Townhouse in Gibsons, close to  amenities. Sundeck, carport, skylight, 5 appliances, rets., no pets,  available now. Call 1-2304099.  M1W  Lower Gibsons, available immediately, large 2 bdrm., recently  redone. Very nice, some view,  storage, deck, laundry and parking, $600 per month. 883-9707.  M1W  17 ft. travel trailer, suit 1 person,  $350/mo. S.C.M.H. Park. 886-  9626. TFN  Gibsons - 3 bdrm. family room,  1000 sq. ft, plus, 3 appl., 1 1/2  baths, upper Gibsons, avail. Oct.  1, $650/mo plus utils. S.C.M.H.  Paik.886-9826. TFN  Newly renovated 2 bdrm. cot-  tage/Rbts. Ck., avail. Nov. 1,  $760/mo. Phone mornings 886-  7545. M1W  3 bdrm., 1 1/2 bath townhouse,  redecorated, view, Central Gibsons, $600/mo��� mature couple  preferred, no pets, n/s, avail. Oct.  1.8887051. M1W  Residential RV spaces, large landscaped sites, lull hookup, tel. t  cable avail, $200/mo. incl. elec,  Gibsons area. 836-7051.   M1W  Roberts Crk. 3 bdrm house, 5  appl., quiet, near beach. Grd. level  , lully fin. bsmt. 1 cp and gar.  wkdhp. N/s, rets. Avail Cct. 15 or  Nov. 1 $700/mth. 435-6189  41w  Partial ste. w/laudry facil. all util.  inc. $425/mth 6682679      41*  1 - new apartment with view, 2  bdrms, Iridge, stove, dishwasher,  close to clinic, stores, upper Gibsons $650/mth avail. Oct. 1 reference req'd. No pets 8888674  40*  Avail Oct. 1 - $800. View, dose to  ferry, 2 bdrm. up, 1 down, refs.  teq. Use 8688206. MOW  1 bdrm, apart, and garage,  $550/mo. plus electricity. 6184  Stockwell Rd, Sechell. Avail. Nov.  1.8654164. MOW  1 bdrm. suite Whart Rd., $375/mo.  ��� ulils. Avail. Oct. 15.685-3962.  MOW  3 bdrm house, Gibsons with view.  Wood heated, l/p, garage, $850  8988348 40w  Immaculate 2 bdrm, 3 level view  townhouse including fireplace, all  appliances. Adult oriented. No  pets. Located In Gibsons. Asking  $695/mth. Call Joan Peterson  Century West Realty Ltd at 885-  2235 TFN  2 bdrm furnished condo Jolly  Roger Secret Cove. No pets. Avail  Oct. 1 $650 plus utils. 8887882  40*  Spectacular West Sechelt ocean-  view home, Ideal for prolessional  or retired couple. Wonderful no  maint. garden, decks, fireplace,  draperies. 5 appis. storage, n/s.  No pets. $900/mth. 688775340*  Watertront 1 bdrm cottage,  T'wanek, Sechelt, furnished, 4  appliances, avail. Oct. 1. ��� May 31  $650/mth plus utilities 985-2615  ���Wen  Cozy 1 bdrm house near Gibsons  Marina. Cct 1, $500 8887381  40cn  2 bdrm main floor Central Gibsons,  bnghl, spacious large deck. Spectacular manna view. $625 plus util.  8660072 or 255-7518  40cn  2 bdrm Mobile home. w/4appl.  Close to Cedars School $595 neg.  w/lease. rel. Frank 8664976  40cn  Gibsons bachelor cottage - lower  Gibsons, semi-turnished, cable,  util. inc. Suit quiet, clean single  $490/mth. 6882694. Avail Oct 1  40cn  1 bdrm bsmt suite no pets $600./  6887037 40*  Bright 700 sq.ft. 2 bdrm bsmt suite,  carport, Idry. lac. yard, Sep. ent.,  $540/mth plus util, lease, ns prel,  tve mess: 8864530 40w  2 bdrm on acreage Sandy Hook.  Ns, nd, np $750/mth. Lower Gibsons 4 bdrm, 2 baths, view, suite  S600/mth. Call Ken 835-6277 or  8868389 40cn  1 bdrm suite Madeira Park $325  plus hydro. 883-2661 40*  Garden Bay Oceanview, 3 bdrm, 2  car garage, R.S.F. wood heater  and F.P. $800/mth. Rets, required.  Now available 683-9343    39*  Granthams spectacular vie* Irom  comfortable executive type home  in tranquil setting. 5 mins. to terry.  1 bdrm., 2 bath, liv/dng., rec rm���  exc. Ig. vie* deck, $950. Avail.  Oct 1 886-7249 I39W  Gibsons: 3 bdrm. apartment, 11/2  baths, nee vie*. For info call 885-  0126. S39W  Spacious Near Ne*  3 bdrm. 21/2 baths. 5 appl.. water  view, Gibsons, $625 1-298-5215.  ���39W  Gibsons: Avail. Immed.  1 bdrm. apt., close to all amenities  2985215 I39W  611 Gower Pt. Rd.. 2 bdrm. bsmt.  ste., pn. ent., yd., carport, Idry.,  lac. $5501 utils Lease Contact  tenants anytime to view, side  entrance door, no dogs. I39cn  Gibsons -1 bdrm. skylights, fireplace, over looking manna, mountains. $575 ��� 2 bdrm, small bright  $500 -Arthur 885-9659       39*  Selma Park  Great view, 4 bedrooms. 21/2  baths, basemenl.. $900/mth  Secret Cove  View, lumished 1 bdrm condo,  fireplace, pool...avail. Oct 1  long term $550  Gibsons  2 bedroom, vie* townhouse,  Oct 1 $795  CENTURY WEST REALTY LTD  885-2235  Small trailer suitable 1 adult $300 -  6880313 39*  Robeits Crk - ne* 5 bdrm house  off Marlene Rd on large t/2 acre  lot. $1,050/mth. Avail Oct 1 866-  9192 39*  Pertect lor couple, 2 bdrm, 2 bath  house for rent in central Gibsons,  large deck and ocean view, avail,  immed. $725/mth. 985-2564 39cn  Large 2 bdrm mobile in park,  Sechelt Village, no pets, rels. $650  p/mth plus deposit. Oct. 1,868  5782 39w  3 bdrm upper duplex w/view, Davis  Bay, n/s, no pets, $750. 925-  0556. Avail. Nov. 1 39*  Newish 1 bdrm house with choice  view and decks. Sandy.Hpok. ������ t  Avail Oct. 1, $575 p/mth. Phone      ;  685-1924 39*  Garden Bay. spacious 2 bdrm  house. Phone Bob 734-9779 39w  ADVERTISING  FOR TENANCY  British Columbia legislation prohibits advertising which discriminates in the rental ol property.  For example a person who  stipulates 'No Children' as a  condition ol rental would be in  violation ol the Family Status  and the Human Rights Acts. The  landlord who places Ihe advertisement and the newspaper  which publishes i! would both be  in contravention ol Ihe legislation  and could have a complaint tiled  againsl Ihem. The Coast News  will therelore not accept such  discriminatory ads.  PROPERTY MANAGEMENT  Don Sutherland ol PEBBLES  REALTY LTD.*ill support your  Residential, Commercial or Industrial investment. Pebbles provides  a full service PROPERTY MANAGEMENT PACKAGE. Call Pebbles at 886-8107 lor delails. -1  bdrm, lurnished, Hopkins,  $40O/mth. TFN  SHARED ACCOMMODATION IN  MY HOME N/S ��� NO PETS ���  FEMALE PREFERRED ���  S350/MO. NORTH RD. GIBSONS  8888095,  TFNs  32.Commercial  For Rent  Otlice space approx 200 sq.ft. use  ol photo copier and lax. $100/mth.  685-7869 41*  Ollice: lower Gibsons, lighl and  heal inc. $175.8882588 or 1-738  4804 41w  Commeroal/ottice space lor lease.  1000 sq.ft. corner unit, excellent  exposure, prime location - Kem's  Plaza. Contact Waller or Beryl  TFN  Industrial workshop avail, immediately, Gibsons 750 sq.ft. unit, 921-  6751.S476/mth 40cn  Close to Gibsons, 30'xSO' workshop 2 bays, 9'4' ceiling, storage  area. Great for small bus. or hobby  shop $700/mth 8854490   40w  Davis Bay/Wilson Creek Hall available. Wheelchair facilites. 885-  2752 or 8889863 42cn  Commercial warehouse space,  new building, Hwy 101, t Hough  Rd. Occupancy Sept. 1.8889719.  TFN  Roberts Creek Hall, avail, dances,  parties, weddings. Yvonne 886-  7815. TFN 18        Coast News, September 28, 1992  Ttake Advtatattage <*f��*i*r N*90V Classified Ad S/>���-ci<al Coast News (Monday)  _-.                                               *                 -^��*��      _��y          _��   mstr  j. ��� Classified Deadline:  Run your- elasstfred ad o times, qq       Noon Friday  and pay for only 2 times! -vsr Seci?eu offices  35   Business &  Home Services  RETAIL OR OFFICE SPACE  FOR LEASE  800-1300 sq.ft. $30041100  Seaview Place, Hwy 101 Gibsons  >Lome. 1-733-9883 or Mane 886-  7018 TFN  Warehouse/Oltice space from  1500 sq.ft. up. Diane. 885-2772.  ss  2000-10,000 square feet, exposure, *ill build to sun  New omce space 800-2400 sq It  Wilson Creek, $8.00 net  Retail space, new Plaza. 900-3000  sq. ft 14 00 net.  Grant Realty  8883330 TFN  3 tuiltime positions avail, at a commercial body shop in Gibsons  One repair person up to $20/hr.  depending on experience. Two  trainees to leam commercial prep  and painting. Male or lemale to  start at $lO/hr. 866-7130, 5:30-8  pm. S39W  Earn while you leam. Gov't supported 7 month training program.  to develop supervisory skills with  ernpnasis on tourism. Applicants  must be presently unemployed,  praterraCiy have some hoepitaMy  or business related axp. and good  basic communication abilities.  Subject to final approval, program  ia scheduled 10 begin about Oct.  18. Send resume to Supervisory  Tranng, C4, S-13, RR4, Gibsons,  VON IVO. I39CN  Elphies Cabaret is now accepting  applications for waitresses. See  ChnsorMcheHe. TFN  Part-time person for warehouse  duties may be some truck driving.  Kem's Home Furnishings. 886-  8966 TFN  To cut and split downed logs. You  take halt 8864714 4tcn  Assemble light products from  home. Easy work - excellent pay!  We provide details - 24 hrs (604)  6282380 ExtlA74 40*  United Church Secretary. Accurate  typist, pleasant phone manner,  8/hrs/week Thuis and Fn am. Flexible. Apply to United Church, Gibsons RR4. S-20 C-26. 886-2333.  835-9822 41cn  Req. immed., E.C.E. student tor  teacher assist, position, 2 afternoons per week at Jack and Jill  Playschool. Send resume to Box  128,GrarthanisLdg.,V0NlXC.  TFN  VOLUNTEERS  NEEDED  Drivers are needed for the  Sechelt area to transpoit  people to medical  appointments locally & to  Vancouver. Expenses  reimbursed  A caller is needed  desperately on Sunday  mornings lo phone  seniors whom are shut in  at home. Fun S. friendly  and woik from home! Only  one and a half hours a  week!  The Storytelling Festival  still has lots of exciting  volunteer positions. Last  chance to get involved  with this fun event.  A parent/child activity  program has openings for  volunteer assistants. 2-4  hr. shilts, in Gibsons.  Davis Bay or Sechelt.  Excellent job experience.  Tour guides &  receptionists are needed  foi a heiitage museum in  Gibsons. Four hour shifts  weekdays. All training will  be provided.  FOR THESE a MORE  OPPORTUNITIES  CONTACT THE  VOLUNTEER AND  INFORMATION  CENTRE AT  885-5881  A Service funded by  The Ministry ot  Social Services  Perm./P/T nanny required in  Woodcreek Park Benelit pkg lor  the right person, car a must 868  3540 or 886-8107.        MOcn  Full time experienced  accounting clerk lor A/C  Payable, A/R, G/l,  Payroll ond Order Entry  Compuler ikills required  Apply tax 119.  mmi.lns Pifc VOW WO  rtvjn-smoking. mature adult tor part  time kennel duties 886-8568  ���40cn  Pro-Fund Distributors Ltd has  immediate openings lor expert'  enced Mutual Funds Sales Agents  Good commission Conlact Carol  Oppelt at 885-1926 or send  resume to Box 5. Murrsy s Ste.  Haltmoon Bay. BC VON 1XOI39W  Fully experienced, semi-retired  equipment operator Mus! have  rets. Reply Box 385, c/o Coast  News. Box 460, anions BC VON  1V0. I39W  Waitress/waiter, must have expenence. P.T. short order cook. Apply  in person 9am-nam or drop oft  resume at Wakefield Inn Pub 39*  P.T. Deckhand, M-F Sailing expenence an asset 895-7345    39*  i Business and  Home services  LAWN DETHATCHING, maintenance, brushcutting, rubbish  removal, yard clean-up, hedge  trimming, planting window cleaning, carpel cleaning. 885073741w  SPECIAL TOUCHES  CLEANING SERVICE  Residential - commercial - manne  bonded - insured 8854457 4tw  CABINETREE  Custom Cabinets. Hardwood. Plywood and Solid Wood All types ol  cabinets James McCarthy 886-  3306. Journeyman Cabinet Maker  40W  Handyman painting, carpentry  stone mason, general repairs. 885-  9235, Joe 39w  Free, no obligation retirement  planning consultation, RRSP's,  RRlF's, cash investments, children's accounts Conlact Carol  Oppelt. Pro-tund Distributors Ltd.  20 Yrs exp- 885-1926 or 732-3249  40*  HOMf OWNERS  HELH.INC  renoee  jfeeke  VavafW.  FISHERMEN- DIVERS,  SIGHT-SEERS  New year round charters excep  tional rales. Phone 885-0203 o  cellular 220-7189 40*  HOUSECALLS  Quality home re-modelling, design  and construction, linishing and  cabinet work a specialty 885-3352  40w  GIVE YOURSELF A BREAK  For fast, efficient and thorough  house cleaning, with lots ol expenence. Usha 8882750.      <39W  THE PAINTER  SAM  886-2750  ���39W  EIE  PHOTOGRAPHY  A  Cuetom Enlargement!:  Colour, Black A White  Quality Reproduction!:  Old Prints, Negatives  Batty Dxtmarca  M6-45M  (Ret-iaSMSSt  Box 1954.  287 Gower PI Road,  Gibsons, BC VUN IVO  35   Business &  Home Services  KAYNOR  Interior cleaning big or small,  bonded and reliable. 684-5324 or  8882312 TFN  YORKSHIRE GARDENER  Lawn problems7 Garden out ol  control? Need tree pruning, hedge  shaping? Fnendy, reliable service.  Fully insured. Commercial t residential. References available.  FRED 8883526. TFN  Concrete - Specializing in driveways, patios, stairs, sidewalks,  floors, toundalions, exposed  aggregate 8688095        TFNs  Musicians lor Thursday night  entertainment. Contact Terry at the  Jotty Roger. TFN  Non-smoking, mature adult tor part  time kennel duties. B86-8568 39w  On call banquet servers needed  lor the new Gibsons Yacht club.  Must be over 19 years of age. 437  Gower PI. Rd for applications.  AutoPlan* Personal  Lines Insurance  Our Gibsons and Sechelt offices  are growing and we require experienced level I, II. and III licencees.  Salary commensurate with expenence. Only persons that are currently licensed need apply. It you  hive AutoPlan and/or personal  lines exp. pis. contact: Office Mgr���  Sunshine Coast Insurance Agencies Ltd. at 8882291.      ��39W  $200-$SOO WEEKLY Assemble  products at home. Easy! No selling. You're paid direct. Fully guaranteed. 24 hour hotline. 801-379-  2985 Copyright iBCl04DH.M5cn  Certified {ii Filer  IDH MILL SERVICES  Sharpening a Repairs  lo ell cutting tools Including  Mower Blades a Chalnsaws  Jamie Mirrop  WHwylOIOaiaxanaaetKIII?  Will type confidential correspondence. 886-9348 leave message.  41w  CULTURED MARBLE  Everything your bathroom needs.  Bath tubs, sinks, bath and shower  surround, CSA approved. Tom  Sealy. 883-2976 41w  Call Sue Isr ew ca-asvlete home  cleaning needs. 8854185. M4W  Computer services for small businesses. Bedford Accounting,  spread sheets, data base management. Phone 9-5pm. 8664009.  M1W '  Housesitter/Handyman - mature,  reliable NS/ND, rets, bondable, will  housesil, caretake pets, plants,  odd jobs, main, Sunshine Coast.  Rex, PO Box 1365, Gibsons. 886-  2164.  M1W  Handyman: painting.carpentry,  stone mason, general repairs. 885-  9235, Joe 39*  Sunlree vinyl sundeck, boatdeck  coverings, 5 yr. guarantee. Free  estimates. Joe, 665-9235    39*  Housekeeper by the hour. 686-  7484. S39W  PETER'S REMODELLING  General Home Maintenance, Carports - Fencing - Sundecks - Additions, etc. Boat maintenance and  island service. For more inio  please call 885-1981 or Pager  885-8111. ~    M3W-  GUTTER CLEANING  Sechelt to Garden Bay 883-9843.  ��40W   '  BUSY BODIES  Cleaning with class - free esti-  matesHome/office/contracting  clean-up/special eventsDaily,  weakly, monthly, seniors' rates.  Mature, reliable, relerences on  request. Langdale to Hallmoon  Bay.Ms Busy 886-9531 Ms Body  8880367 .MOW  HOUSE FRAMING/  RENOVATIONS  by hr. or contract, all work guaranteed. Rets avail., Lie. carpenter  BCTQ 2451-CA-77 ��� 20 yrs experience. 886-0315 or 24-hr cell 1-  351-0399 4101  LAWN* GARDEN  Lawn mowing, weeding, hedge  trimming, pruning, spraying, general cleanup. Call Jan 8860180.  M1W  Pat's 1 Ton Truck Service  Will do rubbish removal, tree  removal, demolition, hauling, 7-day  service, tree estimates. 885-2670.  40W  PEERLESS TREE  SERVICE LTD  Topping ��� Limbing - Danger Tree  Removal, Insured, Guaranleed  Work. Free estimates. 885-2109.  TFN  INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR RENOVATIONS Wallpaper, paint, carpentry, drafting, Iree estimates,  . f>aS(Brences available. 888-3483   '  TFNs  VISIONS PAINTING i REFINISH-  ING SERVICES - Interior, Exterior,  Commercial, Residential. Rob,  685-6930. I39W  COOL RUNNINGS  Light hauling, rubbish removal,  yard maintenance, rototilling, odd  jobs. 8850917. TFNs  Carpenter tor hire, decks, patios,  retaining walls, reno's custom  homes, Tom 886-8063       41*  Rubber-tired line log loader and  operator looking lor work, 25 yrs.  exp. 686-3360 I39W  Qualified bookkeeper will do books  lor small business. 8887571.  MtW  CONSTRUCTION CO.  REQUIRES WORK  Form - Frame ��� Finish ��� Commercial - Residential. Hourly or Contract. 8850574. M1W  SEBERRY SERVICES  Carpet t upholstery cleaning, mattress cleaning, grass cutting, weed  whacking, gutters cleaned, window  washing. Call Richard Saberry  8389899 40w  Brush clearing, tree limbing and  cleanup. Also have log skidder.  8883670. MOW  Excavating - Backfilling  Retaining Walls-Trenching  Landscape Construction  Drainage  S8M538  TFN  Carpentry, renovations, additions.  By hour or contract. Call 8883107.  ���44*  Responsible, reliable labourer  available lor all sorts of odd jobs,  reasonable rales. B86-3620.TFNS  HOME IMPROVEMENT  Additions ��� Decks ��� Finishing ���  Painting ��� Drywall ��� 'Wallpaper  ���Ut-3792 Stefan Perry  40cn  HONDA A IIIISQVARNA  POWER PRODUCTS  Forest A Garden Dtalenhlps  available for .Sechelt  CallDorhnat  Tldcllnc LoaeHnf.  MS-4141  SERIOUS WQtJBM ONLY  For Sale/Lease new industrial  building 3700 sq.lt. 3 bays /1800  sq. fl. upper storage space, otlice  rental potential, $24,000 per year,  Barry 3888204. ss  SPOT-LESS PAINTING  ft WALLPAPERING  PRESSUrtE WASHING  Quality Workmanship  FREE ESTIMATES  883-9843  IN-HOME PROFESSIONAL  STEAM CLEANING  Carpets <  POWEflf-Ut TRUCK-MOUNTED  EQUIPMENT  BEST POSSIBLE RESULTS  JUST >*�� MOUND  Experienced carpenter, 15 years  experience, lirm rates. Free estimates, no job too small or too  large. Bruce 885-9576.     I39W  House cleaning and yard work,  reliable, rels. avail. 686-7041 or  8888010. 41w  Man with 1 ton truck will do moving  or hauling on/or to mainland and  trom Coast - free estimates. Pat  8882870. MOW  Rainbow Preschool Roberts  Creek, enroll now for Oct. Joyce  TFNs  Wanted: versatile babysitter for 2  yr. old. A mixture of childcare and  office work. PT. Call Luinda 886-  4502 8 am to 7 pm.      I39CN  Experienced Nanny seeks work.  Excel, rels. Call Margaret 885-  6375 41 w    ..  In-home lamily childcare. Sale,  lun, PT or FT, very reasonable  rates, refs avail. 8882227.M0W  Looking for reliable responsible  babysitter in our home to begin in  November. Part-time. Call 886-  7997. MOW  Puddleducks Langdale place for  lun and learning. Full program.  8683767 40w  Rubbish removal, yard cleanup, Care giving babysitter willing to  light moves, odd jobs, last and reii- babysit F/T or P/T near Cedar  able. Greg. 885-9694.    M1*    Grave school. References avail-      al>e.88809X 39*  NOTICE OF  INTENT  RE; LIQUCfl CONTROL  AW0UCEN5INOACT  APPLICATION FOB "A"  UCENSEB  ESTaABLISHMENT  Preliminary sile and applicant  approval has been obtained  Irom Ihe Liquor Control and  Licensing Branch. Victoria,  B.C. lor an 'A' class lounge  (dub) licence to operate on the  premises situated al:  473 GOWER POINT ROAD,  GIBSONS,  BRITISH COLUMBIA  APPLICANT:  QIBSONS YACHT CLUB  An 'A" licence may be issued  lo the following types of  establishments' hotels, resorts,  clubs, recreational centres,  aircraft, trains, motor vessels,  airports, Municipally and  Provincially owned cultural  centres, universities and  military messes. This class ot  licence permits the service ol  all types of liquor by the glass.  Initial hours of operation, if  licensed, will be limited to 14  hours per day between 9:00  a.m. and 2:00 a.m. Monday  through Saturday and the 13  hours between 11:00 a.m. and  12:00 midnight on Sunday.  Patron capacity, if licensed, will  be limited to 225 persons.  Permission to sell packaged  liquor lor oil-premises  consumption has opj been  applied for.  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BUSINESS PERSONALS  ADDA LITTLE SPICE! B.C.  College Roommates ��� Karen,  Wendy end Lisa have exciting Personal Photos ol themselves lor sale. For discreet  mlo write io: Spice, Box 670-  GB, Kelowna, B.C. VIY 7P4.  Adults only please.  EDUCATION   Train to be a *CRM" - Certified Apartment Manager.  Many jobs available. Over  2,000 graduates now working. Governmenl licensed  home-study course. R.M.T.I.  681-5456or 1-800-665-8339.  WESTERN CANADIAN  SCHOOL of Auctioneering,  next course Sept. 21-Oct. 3/  92. For a free brochure call  (403)250-1281 or write to:#5,  2003 McKnight Blvd. N.E.  Calgary, AB T2E 6L2.  HOW TO PLAY POPULAR  PIANO. New home study  course. Fast, easy method  Guaranteedl FREE inlormation. Write: Popular Music,  Sludio (IB), 103-1054 Ellis,  Kelowna, B.C. V1Y 1Z1 1-  800-667-0050 Extension 770.  EMPLOYMENT  OPPORTUNITIES  SUNSHINE VILLAGE Ski  Resort, Banff, AB requires  enthusiastic individuals, com -  mitted to service excellence.  Various seasonal positions.  Resumes: Box 1510, Banff,  AB, TOL OCO. (403)762-  6546, Fax (403)762-6513,  EMPLOYMENT OPPS.  MANAGER/ADMINISTRATION Consulting Firm 25  years, (1111 of 30, seek*  business manager. Reports  to Vice-President Manages  offlc* staff ol four. Oversees accounting, purchasing and psrsonnel. Solid  business education experience needed. Familiar  wtth offlc* computers, able  to hands maid-task project  managsmsnt and design  new systems. Confidentiality md flexibility prim*  requlrea-nents. A complex,  sidling challenge for the  right gosl oriented person,  loads ol work to do.  Resumes to: "Business  Manager", P.O. Box 4387,  WHflsm. Lata, B.C. V2G  2V4. Close Sepl 25/92.  FOft SALE MSC  WIN ORIGINAL ART. Robert  Batsman ($30,000), Tonl  Onlay ($10,000), other art/  sculpture. Total value  $83,000. Buy $10 ticket or  book of 11 ($100). Proceeds  to: Saltspring Island  ���ARTSPRING* Centre. Call  Barry 1 -800-663-6442 after 6  p.m. weekdays or all day  weekends.  Hot Tubs, Factory Direct.  Guaranteed lowest prices.  Finance from $85 month. Also  huge savings on factory 2nd's.  We ship anywhere. For complete information packages  (604)492-7771.  Save-on Diapers. 220 bulk  name brand disposables $28,  3 dozen cloth velcro, waterproof $69.99. 8421 No. 3  Road, Richmond, B.C. V6X  2C7. 244-1803or599-0642.  HEALTH  GOVERNMENT AN  NOUNCEMENT. One In three  will calch cancer. One in lour  will die. Herbal Remedy is  cancer preventative. Call 1-  361-5234 voice message.  Also business opportunity.  HELPWANTEO  Grapple Yarder Operator  needed. Experience on a  Skagit GTS would be an asset. Please contact LeMare  Lake Logging Ltd. (Port  McNeill) at (604)956-3123.  FORD/MERCURY DEALERSHIP. Comox Valley, Vancouver Island invites applications from protessionai  SALES PEOPLE, SERVICE  MANAGERS & JOURNEY  MAN MECHANICS with EEC  IV and/or Transmission experience. Reply: 360 Old Is  land Highway, Courtenoy,  B.C. V9N 3P3.  Overseas Positions, Hun  dreds of top paying jobs, all  occupations. Free delails.  Overseas Employment Serv  ices. Dept. CA, 1255 Laird  Blvd. Suite 208. Mount Royal,  Quebec H3P 2T1  HELPWANTEO  EXPERIENCED REPORTER  required lor award winning  weekly community newspa  per established in 1905. Re-  sponsibilities include writing,  photography.copyediting and  page layout. Position available October 1. Reliable vehicle essential. Please apply  to: Merritt Herald, Tereza  McDermid, Box 9, Merritt,  B.C. VOK2BO.  Reporter required for one of  Central Alberta's weekly  newspapers. Experience in  weekly newspaper reporting  a definite asset. Preference  will be given to candidates  possessing diploma in Print  Journalism. Successful candidates must possess valid  driver's license, reliable vehicle and camera. Send resume  including samples of pub  lished work and references  to: Olds Gazette, P.O. Box  820, Olds, Alberta TOM IPO,  Attention Mary Jane Harper  or phone (403)556-3351.  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Too Late  to Classify  Molher of t will babysit Mon-Fri.  Reasonable rates, CPR level D.  8880720                    39w Motorcycles: 1986 Suzuki FA 50  Mofly Mouse Dayce, Spaces X'XSXS*  aval 16 months to school age M ^^ ,___#,,,,  Fun-filled, canng environment wilh       early childhood trained stall. 886- Lost: set of keys in Gibsons area.  3913.                          I2w 8882689                     39w  BLANKET CLASSIFIED  ADS  An advertising 'Best Buy!"  REALESTATE  PROPERTIES TO BE SOLD  for unpaid taxes. Crown Land  availability. For inlormation  on both write: Properties,  Dept. CN, Box 5380, Stn. F,  Ottawa, K2C3J1.  SERVICES  Major ICBC and injury claims.  Joel A. Wener trial lawyer lor  24 years. Call collect:  (604)736-5500. Contingency  fees available. Injured in B.C.  only.    V, ephemera  Coast News, September 28, 1992 19  CHANNEL ELEVEN  Tuesday, Sep. 29.IW2  7:00pm  Society's Changing Attitudes Towards Animals  A panel discussion including Richard Bates, marketing director for  Ihe Circus Gatti, Clinl Davy S.P.C.A., Vancouver Sun columnist  Nicholas Readand rodeo cowboy Bob Hopkins.  8:00pm  Early Childhood Education at Capilano College  Un Dixon lalks wiih I.ois Rennie on Ihe E.C.E. courses being  offered Ihis fall at Cap. College  8:30pm  Coasl Profiles...  Gilbert Joe "Live"  Stan Dixon returns wilh his monthly show lhal brings interesting  people from around the coast lo Ihe communily channel. This monlh,  Slans guesl is Sechell Indian Band Elder Gilbert Joe.  Wednesday, Sept. 30,1992  7:00pm  Beekeeping on The Coasl. HI The Harvest  Join Diane Evans and beekeeper Eriink Holmes for a look al the business of beekeeping  8:15pm  The Blue Putlees  This documentary from Ihe War Amps of Canada chronicles the  exploits of the vety famous Royal Newfoundland Regiment in Ihe  First World War.  Thursday, Oct. 1,1992  7:00pm  Talk lo Your Local Governmenl  "Live" Phone-in  Call in and talk wilh your local elected representatives. Invited  guests include reps, from Ihe Town of Gibsons, Disl. of Sechelt and  Ihe S.C.R.D..  8:00pm  Arts Update  The monthly show lhal brings you the news from Ihe arts scene. This  month Chuck Tkachuck lalks with artist Don Hopkins.  8:30pm  A Small Recital for Voice, Flute & Guitar  A special musical show featuring Josephine Hammond, Kelly Smit  and Clarke Steabner.  SPCA news  A rriendly pooch In need of a home. What this dug may lack In  pedigree beauty he more than makes up for with personality  and charm. If you think you can provide him with a good home  contact the SPCA today at 885-4771  JAYNIE ESPLEY BSc Hon RMT  Wishes to announce the  relocation of her  MASSAGE THERAPY PRACTICE  to: 416 King Rd   For Appointments Call  886-3120  Casting Call For  NEEDFUL THINGS"  On Wednesday, September 30th  there will be an open casting call to  everyone 16 years of age and up  interested in being extras in Castle  Rock Pictures' feature film based on  the Stephen King novel "Needful  Things." The film stars Max Von  Sydow, Ed Harris and Bonnie  Bedelia.  The company will be shooting on  location in Gibsons, B.C. from  October 13 through to November 23.  Those committed to working as  extras are invited to attend one of  our sessions held at the Ritz Hotel at  1-3pm and 5-7pm.  NO ADVANCE PHONE CALLS PLEASE  5 YEARS AGO  MLA Emery Barnes was in  his usual fine form when he  addressed, along with MP Ray  Skelly, a meeting of the Peninsula Centre NDP Club in  Sechelt.  Two young ladies from Gibsons, 17-year-old Jennifer Ear-  waker and 12-year-old Zoe  Mackenzie distinguished themselves last weekend during the  running of the 12th annual  Women's 10 Kilometre Seawall  Race in Vancouver.  Jennifer was the first place  finisher in Ihe high school portion and Zoe won the elementary school portion in a remarkable time of 46 minutes, 5 seconds.  10 YEARS AGO  Sechelt Alderman Robert  Allen says the UBCM conference was "disappointing" in thai  few government ministers or  their assistants were available  for meetings.  He was particularly interested in speaking with BC Ferry  officials and the provincial secretary's office, but none of these  people came forward.  The Sechell Indian Band delegation returned from a successful round of Ottawa meetings,  optimistic that the machinery is  set in motion which will lead lo  the attainment of self-government.  15 YE^UtS AGO  An oil spill al Port Mellon  was successfully and quickly  cleaned up.  Sechell council decided to  rely on regional planning services ralher than undertake the  financial burden of a village  planner.  25 YEARS AGO  A change of official name  from Gibsons Landing lo Gibsons will be the subject of a referendum during municipal elec-  tions this year.  A tomato weighing one and  three-quarter pounds has been  grown by Mrs. B.C. Palmer of  Roberts Creek. The tomato measured six inches across.  35 YEARS AGO  With a new wing completed,  Elphinstone High school now  finds its total enrollment at 415,  an increase of 71 over last year.  Hackett Park in Sechelt will  shortly become a village-owned  park.  45YEiVRSAGO  Johnny MacDonald lakes his  Oldsmobile for a spin and ends  up at the end of the road al  Irvines Landing.  It was the first time Johnny  and his car had made the trip.  THE NEW CONSTITUTIONAL AGREEMENT  THE  HIGHLIGHTS  A Sodal  and  Economic Union  Over the past two years, federal, provincial and Aboriginal leaders have  consulted with thousands of Canadians and special interest groups from coast to  coast. These consultations included Royal Commissions, participatory conferences, parliamentary hearings, and hearings in the provinces and territories held  by provincial and territorial legislatures. Federal,  provincial, territorial and Aboriginal leaders have  agreed unanimously on a package of constitutional proposals that recognizes the equality of  all Canadians and represents all of our interests.  The agreement is now before Canadians.  The agreement proposes that the new  Constitution would contain a statement of  key economic and social objectives shared by all of the governments in the  federation. The objectives include comprehensive, universal, portable, accessible and publicly administered health care, adequate social services and  benefits, high quality primary and secondary education and reasonable access  to post-secondary education, collective bargaining rights and a commitment  to protecting the environment. The economic  policy objectives to be entrenched would be  aimed at strengthening the Canadian economic  union; the free movement of persons, goods,  services, and capital; ensuring full employment  and a reasonable standard of living for all  Canadians; ensuring sustainable and equitable  development.  Exclusive provincial jurisdiction would be recognized in the areas of  forestry, mining, tourism, housing, recreation, municipal affairs, cultural matters  within the province, and labour market development and training. In addition,  to ensure the two levels of government work in harmony, the government of  Canada commits to negotiate agreements with  the provinces in areas such as immigration,  regional development and telecommunications.  Federal-provincial agreements on any subject  could be protected by the Constitution from  unilateral change.  As was the case in the Meech Lake  agreement, the new Canadian Constitution  Parliamentary  Reform  Avoiding  Overlap and  Duplication  Distinct  Society  would recognize the distinct nature of Quebec, based on its French language,  unique culture and civil law tradition.  In the reformed Parliament, the Senate would reflect the equality of the  provinces while the House of Commons would  be based more on the principle of representation  by population. As well, Quebec would be  assured a minimum 25% of the seats in the  House of Commons.  The proposed Senate would be made  up of six elected senators from each province  and one from each territory. Additional seats  would provide representation for Aboriginal peoples. The reform Senate's  powers should significantly increase the role of the elected Senators in the  policy process.  The proposals recognize that Aboriginal peoples have an inherent  right to self-government and that the Constitution should enable them to  develop self-government arrangements and to take their place in the Canadian  federation. The proposals recognize Aboriginal  governments as one of the three constitutionally  recognized orders of government In Canada.  In addition, the proposals provide for a  negotiation process between Aboriginal leaders  and provincial and federal governments to  put this right into effect. The recognition of the  inherent right would not create any new rights  to land.  Now that Canada's federal, provincial, territorial and Aboriginal leaders  have reached a consensus, it is the right of all Canadians to understand the  new proposals. Call the toll free number below to receive an easy-to-read  booklet on the new constitutional agreement or a complete text.  It's your right to know what the constitutional proposals say, before  voting on October 26.  FOR INFORMATION CALL:  1-800-561-1188  Aboriginal  Self-  Government  Canada 20        Coast News, September 28, 1992  ��$um&%&  ��� 23 Modern Rooms  ��� Kitchen Units - by week or month  Colour Cable T.V.   ��� Full Bath & Shower  Direct Dial Phones ��� Reasonable Rates  886-2419    Sunshine Coast Hwy. Gibsons, B.C.  ephemera  YES WE HAVE  NEWSPRINT ROLL ENDS  Various sizes for S5 and $10 at our  Gibsons and Sechelt offices.  ���WEJM)ERI  WE ARE STILL UP HaEaRE!  Come up the stairs beside  "The Old Lucky Dollar"  HELP THE  Donation*    (M-24H or Boi 59*  No matter who adds it up...  The figures speak for themselves.  When you or your neighbours have something to sell,  ypu choose the Coast News...  2 to 1 above the Press  7 to 1 above the Leader  We help you market the car you need to sell.  We find a home for the pet you need to place.  We help you rent that vacant apartment.  We introduce you to a vast market of buyers who want  the goods and services you have to offer.  We're here for you.  We serve the most on the Coast!  To place ydiir classified ad, callus...  COAST^NEWS  COAST NEWS  WEEKENDER!  A UBC Totems' player  shrugs off a tackle during  rugby play against the Pigs  last Salurday. The home side  romped to a 34 to 12 victory.  Joel Johnslone photo  VISA  886-2622   or 885-3930  MasterCard  Coast  Consort  to play  for SPCA  An afternoon of mostly classical music and a selection of  ait and folk songs will be presented Sunday, Oct 4, 2 - 4 pm  at St John's United Church,  Davis Bay.  Members of the Coast Consort Ensemble are Hanna H  Dantort, Hildegard Erber, Enid  Harrison, Hana Hejzlar, Alice  llorsman, Joan Slater, Jirina  Vaurik and Erika Wright.  They will be joined by  guests - Jason Baggio, Jan de  Bruyn, Floyd Carmen, Tom  Kershaw, Nikki Weber and  Suzanne White. Tickets are  available at Talewind Books,  Coast Books and at the door.  All proceeds to the SPCA.  1  Heart  workshop  planned  The Sunshine Coast Home  Support Society is sponsoring a  one-day workshop, Heart-Centred Dementia Care, on Oct.  24, at the Davis Bay United  Church Hall.  The presenter, Moyra Jones,  is the author of Beyond Love:  Resource Book for Caregiver  Education and Support and one  of the authors of Designing  Facilities for People with  Dementia. Moyra is the originator of Gentle Care, a system  of care for persons with  dementing illness and is the  producer of a series of documentaries - Unravelling: Inside  Alzheimer's Disease, Love is  not Enough! - Strategies for  Dementia, and others.  An authoritative speaker  and consultant, Moyra Jones  possesses an unusual blend of  clinical and management practice, and 'hands-on' experience  as a therapist and family caregiver. She is an advocate for  people experiencing dementing  illness, and for their families.  The workshop is open to the  community and will cover the  causes and effects of dementing illness, challenging behaviors, strategies of care, the  effects of the disease on clients  and caregivers and effective  interventions. Registration  deadline is Oct. 9. The register  and for more information,  phone the Sunshine Coast  Home Support Society office,  885-5144.  Craft fair  registration  Attention Sunshine Coast  artisans. The Arts Council  annual Christmas Craft Fair  will be held Saturday, Dec. 5 at  the Sechelt Indian Band Hall.  Artists who wish to be considered for a booth at the fair are  asked to call the Arts Centie at  ��885-5412 to register. Coast News, Septemter 28,1992        21  real estate  Affording your first home requires forethought, planning  For most people, buying a  home will be the single largest  investment of their lifetime. And  most money managers will tell  you that owning a home will  also be the best investment you  cm make.  They will tell you that renting an apartment offers no security and, with rising rents, will  ultimately cost more than buying a home.  By owning a home, your  payments remain the same over  the term of the mortgage. you  build equity, and you eventually  own the home outright.  One of the most common  worries for first-time buyers is  whether or not they will be able  to afford the mortgage  payments. The first thing you  should do is talk to your real  estate sales representative or the  loans manager at your bank,  trust company or credit union to  determine how much you can  afford to pay for a home. The  general rule-of-thumb is to look  for a home where your mortgage  debt service ratio (payments for  mortgage principal, interest and  property taxes) does not exceed  30 per cent of your gross family  income.  Be prepared to supply your  potential lender with details  about your salary, other sources  of income, job history, outstanding loans and credit rating. Once  you've found the home you  want to buy, he'll require a full  description of the property and  the contract of purchase and  sale.  As for the down payment, 25  per cent of the value of the  house is typical. But a number  of government-financed programs are now available allowing higher-ratio loans of up to  95 per cent for those who simply cannot put down 25 per cent  of the purchase price.  Mortgage insurance, whereby  the bank still administers the  mortgage but the lender obtains  insurance from another source,  is available in Canada cither   '  publicly from the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation  (CMHC) or from private  sources like Ihe Mortgage Insur-  . ancC Company of Canada  (MICC), which has its own set  5 of policies. Within just two  months (February to March,  1992) after the inception in  February of CMHC's new five  per cent down payment plan for  , first-time buyers, more than  , 12,500 households had already  made use of the program.  And it's no wonder: buying a  $100,000 home today with only  five per cent down at an interest  rate of 10 per cent means  monthly payments of only $850.  Two years ago, buying the same  home with 10 per cent down at  an interest rate of 14.5 per cent  ; meant monthly payments of  : $1,089. The federal government's new Home Buyer's Plan  (not limited to first-time buyers), allowing Canadians to  withdraw up to $20,000 (or  $40,000 per couple) from their  Registered Retirement Savings  ' Plan (RRSP) toward the purchase of a home, is also helping  many first-time buyers enter the  market. RRST holders can withdraw these funds on a tax free  basis as long as the amount  withdrawn is repaid over a 15  year period.  When looking for a mortgage, one of the first things  people consider is Ihe inleresl  rate. Today, interest rales are  fairly similar among Ihe major  lenders.  Conventional lenders like  banks and trust companies generally have interest rales slightly  higher than insurance companies, credit unions and pension  funds. But the qualification  requirements of these latter  institutions may be more difficult to meet.  But there is more to a mortgage than just a rate. The size of  your mortgage payment will  also depend on the amortization  period (the length of time to  repay the loan).  The normal period is 25  years, but the shorter this period  is, the less interest you'll have to  pay in total.  To illustrate: on a $100,000  home with 10 per cent down,  monthly payments over 25 yean  are $802.  Pay $856 a month ��� another  $54 a month over 20 years ���  buying a home  and you save $48,120 ��� plus  reduce your amortization period  by five years.  You will also have to decide  on a mortgage term ��� the period of time the interest rate  remains the same. When the  term matures, you can re-negotiate the mortgage at the interest  rate that prevails at that time.  Short-term mortgages (six  months to a year) generally  carry interest rates that are 1 to  1.5 per cent lower than long-  term mortgages 5 years or mote.  With a long term mortgage.  borrowers pay a higher rate of  interest as insurance against  fluctuating interest rates.  When choosing a mortgage  term, also consider how long  you will be living in the residence.  You don't want to be paying  more each month for a five-year  mortgage if you're only going to  be living in the home for a couple of years.  You will also have to choose  between a fixed rate (where the  interest rate remains the same  throughout the term of the mort-  by steve sawyer  gage) or a floating rate (which  tends to fluctuate based on the  Bank of Canada rale). Generally, if you foresee a drop in interest rates during the mortgage  teim, you may prefer a floating  rate: at least you'll have peace  of mind knowing what your  payments will be throughout the  mortgage term.  Then there's the choice  between an open and closed  mortgage. With an open mortgage, the key benefit is flexibility because you can prepay the  principal whenever you want.  with or without penalty. With a  closed mortgage you are locked  in at current rates and will not  be able to pay down on your  principal. Most lenders offer  closed mortgages, though many  banks and trust companies are  now also offering prepayment  privileges on closed mortgages  as you can make additional  lump sum payments once a year  to reduce the principal, or  increase the amount of your  monthly payment to pay off the  mortgage faster.  (The most flexible loan is a  short term fully open mortgage  (currently about 9.25 per cent  for six months and 9.5 for one  year.) Ideally, you would like to  lock in just before rates go up. If  you want security, go for a long  term closed mortgage, ideally  with a low, fixed interest rate  (currently about 9.75 per cent  for three yeais and 10.25 per  cent for five). Long term open  mortgages are usually obtainable only from private lenders  and an additional charge is often  involved.  Overall, when shopping for a  mortgage, decide what is most  important to you ��� the lowest  interest rate, security or flexibility.  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