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 LEGISLATIVE LIBRARY  Pailiament Buildings  VICTORIA, B.C.  V8V 1X4  82  :l(iTV  mM  m."'-mi.^-a%^S^Lm.':'-  w*Z&��L\  *a��i'  i  ���-���""^  I (Toast Jlctt)~  SS^^a>v praise  ���*��� ^*^-^^ couns, bu. a > Xplayets dv  "Not om> o,u ���������r,eous, ih��u<> . ��� 5lay ai oui  !nd   enthusiasm   ���� was excen=       taaK  ssf-^St'W-aSt-**';  3��aSgS2sB3S6 S*?feS^5S  1      C-al-af^l *O.I  1t AgBIVO^^^a^l*^^-^  ,��� PenderJWbouL  and General Manag Sulisl���ne Coas ,, wlU be  nfirmed that me       . eWS 3.7 men       foU���da-  ��* ��*bJW�� �����* !$ above Garde"  tmm  sutefead) UP*l"($l5pernw��'^Sed with five  rtian  Pvcss     l ii.Nl/eathevRaa*-  The saiCH��c 1CV ._id,p broat  ...lit*   l\l  T^s^^rL^Wrong.        , ve brought  s**- rnceTo i*,��-*s? Hfo  Sis ^ss^ ���efttf Ag�� ass?  ^I'd W-*S5u ....ointofeon.  el8ltb '^^T0"11 hoard chalrma.  Vcatf��r        ..J,o y*/ts?lf%SaldecWoi  viding **fv��g fee per monUP*       service had  Kill  by Telsat Canaa�� d 49 ��   ��  (s ��� pari.  as 5k*  IjCC   ****** ,k ���ppo(nied  .rriding e"licis    1 members f��r a    ,*rhe voting  objected W"      enlbers. mak.  nien.s by board dl,te..y^^ pr,,-  ..T���e chairman sh��Ainl���nd.   �����in(ments are  ing aPPoi^n   �� Com-^fili, taken on  ffiUkandaveane^atesP y  WK��3 members. rf heated obiSc��va  ,hctl.��i��"      t),as, Nc*"  ^key"*-** a,,d aI- " "     "      ,, cbiections by  MeaC director U  - trb^T��"a board chairman  year lor 001 , /       u, boaro 0|,  election.  f5r?SW r J      Coast News, December 21,1981  The       (rj(n)A\SJ1Ii  Sunshine  \nWss.Si L  A LOCALLY OWNED NEWSPAPER  PublithtrJ at Glbtont, B.C. ��vtry Monday by Glasstord Priss Ltd.  Boa 460. Glblons. VON 1V0 Phont B86-2622 or B86-7817  Editorial Ocpirtnwnl  CopyMtllng  Production Department  John Burnside  Wendy-Lynne Johns  George MaitlWB  Connie Hawke  Use Sheridan  Advertising Department  Bradley J Benson  ccountt D��|Mrim*nt  Fran Berger  Mark Hood  Jane McOual  Joan h Foster  SUBSCRIPTIC  N RATES:  Stephen Carroll  Canada S30.00 par yaar, $18.00 lor six months  U. S. $32.00 par yaar, Overseas $32.00 par yaar  Dlstrtbutad Iraa to all addresses on Ihe Sunshine Coast  Second Class Mall Registration No. 4702  Christmas thoughts  The time of year that Christmas is  and the beginning of the New Year  is once again upon us. Ii seems that  on every television channel and on  several wavebands of the radio there  is for our sometimes jaded consumption that classic of Christmas  time, Charles Dickens' A Christmas  Carol. How jaded we are in these  dark and troubled winter days. We  have heard it all before and wc  know better than to allow ourselves  the outpouring of positive feeling  and hope Ihat the season somehow  demands of us.  How much of the preparatory  lime do we spend feeling that we  observe the season for lhe wrong  reasons. Well, it's a lol of work but  we must do it for the children. Well,  it's a lot of work but we musi do ii  for the cash register. Well, it's a lot  of work but we must do it,  Is il not true thai a pari of us approaches Christmas every year and  we are Scrooge? Christmas! Bah,  Humbug! But something creeps  over us. Some memory or some  hope, some inner warmth in a cold  season.  After all is said and done Ihis  solstice season as the declining sun  with all its warmth and hope slarts  back towards us is, for the people of  the predominant culture, regarded  as the time of Christ's birlh. Jesus  Christ, Son of God, son of man. Let  the doctrinal guardians dance on (he  heads of their doctrinal pins. For  anyone whose charge it is not to interpret but to feel and whose  background has given ihem  awareness of the Old and the New  Testaments what is to be felt is Ihat  some two thousand years ago  something historical happened. The  concept of the Creator and the Plan  for whom we all hunger somewhere  within us and towards which we all  aspire was drastically modified.  The concept of the Creator as  vengeful and demanding guardian  was altered by the historic presence  of the man called Jesus. He taught  that in the greal swirl of man's days  and ways the principle of Love was  predominant over the principle of  Fear. Lei ihe doctrinaire decide  whether he was man or God. It is  enough in these frightened times  ihat he spoke of and with Love.  Thai he urged us lo think of our  neighbours no less lhan we thought  of ourselves.  The world we live in is seemingly  an increasingly divided world.  Those organs which exist lo bring us  news of ihe world lell us constantly  of the conflicts and lhe failings of  our troubled, energetic, and embattled species. At this lime of Ihe year,  il is a man who became called Christ  who taught that Love was the way,  lhe forgiveness was the key, that  hope was a possibility.  So it is, I think in Ihe world of  knowing beyond knowing we address ourselves al lhe darkest lime  of the year skeptically and Scroogelike towards lhe onerous business of  caring and continuing to hope.  Scrooge-like also after Ihe bleakness  has been undergone we find  ourselves, because ii is lhe noblest  alternative, being inclined lowards a  warmer world of hospitality and  hope than we had dared lo believe  was possible.  And so ii is, aspiring gratefully  lowards ihe essential hopefulness of  lhe season lhal the staff of Ihe Coasl  News through lhe often frail  medium of iis editor joins forces  wilh lhe forces of the season,  welcomes wiih gratitude the  knowledge of the reluming sun, and  Ihe historic message of Jesus Christ  and wishes upon our species a world  of Love rather than a world of Fear,  wishes for all mankind before Ihe  final nighl Hie opportunily to sun  ourselves together in a world in  which our neighbour is as important  as ourselves, in a world in which the  dark nighl of Fear begins to recede  as surely as lhe winler darkness.  A Merry Christmas lo all. Lei ihe  presenl be lhe darkest hours just  before lhe dawn. May lhe message  of Universal Love first spoken by  Jesus Christ live in all our hearts.  ..from the files of the COAST NEWS  ^rq|^eir|peg| p  FIVE YEARS AGO  The following was an editorial  re-printed In the Coast News of  December 1976 from a Coast  News of 1959.  The rise in living costs continues. It may be gradual but it is  there nevertheless.  The difference between  December of 1957 and  December of 1958 is 3.1 points  up, according to the consumer  price index.  TEN YEARS AGO  The Department of Indian Affairs has informed the Regional  District Board that It Is In the  process of planning a sewage  treatment plant for the Sechelt  Indian Reserve.  The board will inform the  department it has no such plans  and suggests the matter be  referred to Sechelt council on  the basis that Sechelt might  want to consider a joint facility.  FIFTEEN YEARS AGO  Drinkers who want to be car  drivers are warned that there  will be RCMP road patrols making checks at unexpected  places during the holidays.  Local police will be  augmented by patrols from outside points and a close check  will be maintained, RCMP  report.  TWENTY YEARS AGO  From the personal column:  OLGA - Are you a little Svenska?  Don't eat chlorphyll to be kissing sweet. Eat Bob Donley's Kippers to be kissing Swedes.  TWENTY-FIVE YEARS AGO  One street light has been installed in the village here. The  first fixture, which is hoped to  be a permanent fixture, is attached to the light pole beside  the Sunset Store.  THIRTY YEARS AGO  Sechelt: Power wires down,  planes stalled and barges breaking loose were some of the  results of the recent storm  which sent so many ships to the  nearest port.  Driftwood of unprecedented  amounts filled the harbour at  Gibsons while logs which have  not moved since 1934 have been  washed from their beds.  Vicloria, aboul 1857. As midshipman, Richard Charles Mayne  had visited Fori Victoria firsl in 1849, while il served as a  Hudson's Bay Company post. On his return in 18S7, as  lieutenant-commander, assigned lo survey duties, he found lhal  the stockade had been removed and Ihat a cluster of buildings had  developed. Mayne enjoyed the Christmas-Yule season on board  The inner beauty of joy and faith  lhe "Plumper" at nearby Esquimau and il funclions in Ihe grow*'  ing trade and governmeni cenlre. Commander Mayne wrote of his  experiences here in an illustrated book entitled "Four Years in  British Columbia and Vancouver Island" published in 1862. The  Parliament Buildings now sland lo the right of Ihe bridge, on land.  reclaimed from Ihe bay. L.R. Peterson  Marvanne's viewpoint  by Maryanne West  Some weeks ago the  patients in Extended  Care at St. Mary's were  entertained by a  demonstration of the art  of make-up. A frail little  lady wheeled into the  dayroom by a friend,  asked "What is going  on?" "Oh, they're going  to make you beautiful",  the friend said. "Oh  gracious" was the reply,  "It'll take the Resurrection to do that"!  When I'd stopped  chuckling at this witty  repartee, 1 realized the  irony, Annie Spencer has  such a nice sense of  humour and never seems  to take herself seriously.  Annie has an inner radiance which lights u|S  her face with a beauty no  cosmetician, however  skillful in the art, could  duplicate. She belongs to  a generation which set  more store in cultivating  that inner beauty which  results from the joy and  serenity of Faith in God  than in trying to gild the  lily.  ***  I wrote a couple of  weeks ago about the  need for someone, or  rather some group, to  break the inflation spiral  which feeds on exaggerated expectations,  and seems to be so built-  in to our society that we  can't break out. I had  taken the teachers to  task, suggesting that as  professionals who are  adequately compensated  maybe they could set an  example, rather than  fuelling the expectations  of others for an equally  large salary increase. I  must admit to feelings of  guilt when 1 heard that  the federal cabinet had  the nerve to offer Mr.  Bouey, the Governor of  the Bank of Canada over  nine thousand dollars  salary increase. And just  after the same Mr.  Bouey had appealed to  Canadians to keep their  wage demands reasonable. It's true Mr. Bouey  only got 10%, but when  you're already earning  $94,000 it's a sizeable  raise. If Mr. Bouey can't  manage his lifestyle on  $94,000, maybe he  shouldn't be Governor  of anything, least of all  the Bank of Canada.  Bank of Canada.  However a teacher  who had found my comments thought provoking told me he is considering making some  changes in his life style,  supposing the School  Board agrees. He'd like  to teach from Monday to  Thursday, and for his  wife, also a teacher to  take over his classes on  Friday. They would in  fact switch roles, thus  making both lives more  fulfilling, while taking a  lot of pressure off the  major breadwinner. It  would in this case mean a  small drop in income and  thus a saving to the taxpayer, though this might  not always be the case  with two part time  salaries. It's obviously  not going to be an  answer to the original  problem, but it may have  advantages for the  children who will have  the benefit of a fresh and  enthusiastic teacher at  the end of the week, as  well as two different  perspectives on life and  learning.  And did you hear of  what happened at 100  Mile House? Following  the decision of the  ��� workers at the sawmill  that, rather lhan have  the mill close down they  take a 19% cut in wages,  go back to where they  were before they won a  new contract last summer. The town rallied to  their support. The  bakery cut back the price  of bread and buns to last  summer's prices. The  hardware store decided  to run specials every two  weeks at wholesale  prices. When the supplier heard what was going on he offered a  special deal on painl  which was also passed on  to the customer.  With  men laid off from other  jobs and with time on  their hands, maybe the  paint will be useful for  maintenance chores.  Now, obviously this is  a stop gap situation and  nol in itself a solution. If  they can't sell the lumber  there will be a limit to  how long the sawmill can  keep working, even if  everyone works for free.  But it was heartening to  hear of 100 Mile House  on the radio, their enthusiasm and determination, the change from a  depressing situation to  one of high morale as  they made plans to help  each other.  And this week the  same thing has happened  in Vanderhoof where the  workers have taken a  10% cut in order to keep  their jobs at least over  the holidays. Again the  community is rallying to  help with even the Credit  Union offering savings  to workers and those in  need on their loans and  mortgages.  A Merry Christmas to  all and especially to the  communities of 100 Mile  House and Vanderhoof.  We know you'll have a  festive season because  the Spirit of Christmas  thrives in the condition!  you are creating.  Christmas  in Hawaii!  &&>'-  Old Simla 's had a merry chase  In Hack us down each year,  'tween logging camps. Pacific Isle's,  or a Mexicali pier.  Dili he always seems to find us,  no mailer where we hide,  and he sniffs our Christmas stockings  lo ihe brim, at each Yulelide!  This year we'll spend our holiday  on ihe Island of Maui,  and we hope he'll stop and resl awhile  III ihe shade of our banyan tree.  Hut old Santa and his reindeer leant  will miss ihe loggers feed  ihey enjoyed with us al Clowholin Camp,  washed down wiih Wakefield mead!  This year they 'II have to settle  for papaya, pot and rum,  then relax awhile wiih Auntie Emma  and her ukulele's slrum.  We'll do our best lo make his stay  as short as a loggers meal,  then hope ihai Rudolph guides his leant  'round the local sniff-mobile!  And while we're al il, friends and readers  of ihe old Sunshine Coast News,  please keep in mind YOUR BA T-mobile  when you 're taking on the booze!  Then when you gather 'round the hearth  lo raise Ihat cup of cheer,  share a Christmas toast wilh Lucy and Carl  as we wish for a Greal New Year!  ��� Carl Chrismas  \~  [Slings & Arrows]  [George Matthews!  The following comments are directed to  Grinches and Scrooges  everywhere who suspect,  as I do, that Christmas  was really invented by  bookkeepers as a method  of clearing inventory  before the end of the  fiscal year. In the face of  maudlin sentiment and  malignant merrymaking, our tiny voices  should be heard muttering "Humbug".  While most people  wander aboul during the  Christmas season offering compliments of the  season and so on, my  custom is to spend the  time clearing out my  desk so I can start fresh  on the first of the new  year. It's a pleasant  custom for a number of  reasons. First, I can pretend to be busy when  people stop by to chat.  Chatting is a dreadful  Christmas pastime during which people who  would not normally say  hello to you in the street  will pull up a chair and  spend hours rambling on  about what they've been  doing all year.  The second benefit of  Christmas desk clearing  is the useful opportunity  it provides to review the  year. It's something like  those end of year news  specials that go back  over the year's major  news stories to remind us  how nice it is to have survived such a terrible  year.  While clearing my  desk, I stumble across all  Ihe lillle bits and pieces  of things that had lo be  done "immediately" or  "urgently" or "ASAP"  last April or in mid-  August, but somehow  became lost in lhe shuffle. It is a great lesson lo  begin a new year wilh, to  know that 90% of whal  has lo be done urgently is  usually quite trivial. I  recall the slory about  Napoleon Bonaparle  who told his secretary lo  keep all urgent letters  unopened for at least  three weeks, by which  time all but the one or  two most important  items would have  become irrelevant.  My desk fills up in a  particular order.  January's vital messages  are scattered around the  desk top. February's are  in the bottom of the lop  right hand drawer;  March occupies the upper layers of the same  drawer. April gets the  lower regions of the second drawer and so on  all the way around lo the  upper regions of the  lower left where things  that absolutely cannot  wait in December are  carefully hidden.  In clearing out the  desk, it is of course important to unload Ihe  drawers in reverse order,  so that January's urgent!  reminders are on lop andi  December's        vilalj  messages are on the bol-I  torn. Al lhe lime of IhisJ  writing, 1 am down lo'  lhe third week in April  and of all the things that  absolutely   had   to   be  done   during   the   firsf  Ihree and a half months'  of 1981, the only thing \  have lefl is a memo lo rej  mind me io pick up mj  laundry   at   the   drj  cleaners. I hope they're  open nexl week.  Everything else front  that slack of criticat  missives is in lhe bollontt  of a large, green plastic  garbage bag and will be;  trucked to the dump pi  soon as I get through th ;  rest of the year's impoi;  tant documents. Outwent the message lo pick  up my daughter from the  dentist. I saw her jusl lhe";  oilier day, I think, so I";  guess il wasn't that im->  porlanl a message. Wilh>  il went Ihe message lo'j  phone my lawyer "im-l  mediately". I haven'lS  had a bill from him, so'J  that was probably less*  important than hei  thought. Then, ofj  course, Ihere were Ihej  three parking tickets.2  Since I have not been?  pursued by lhe police, li!  can only assume these,*  tickels were of less thanj  top priority. :  The letter from I hei  taxation office re-j  questing copies of all myj  cancelled cheques from;  1978, 1979 and 1980 was;  probably a fairly impor-j  lant item, bul since allj  my cheques wenl inloj  last year's green garbage*  bag there wasn't much U  could do about it. Maybe'  Ihat's why my lawyer?  was 'phoning. ��  While reviewing myj  year's important!  reminders is a useful ex��  ercise and ii keeps away.  the Christmas glad;  banders, I dread review*,  ing my summer memosft  Things lhal absolutely  have to be done in winiet.'  or spring are doubly imV  portant in June, July and*"  urgency   !&������  messages"-.  some strange reason, i  particular  summer  memos and missives;-  things like "call before'  noon, I'm going to be on  holiday for the next three,-  weeks" or "pick up the"  results of your blood test'  by 2:00 p.m., the office;  will be closed for two!  weeks". ill  I know those vital;  reminders are someri  where in this stack of:  things that were once;  absolutely necessary and;  I know too that my in��:  clination to procrastinatlj'  is particularly acute id;  those summer months'.j'.  Of all my pile of critical^:  notes, the summer sec^l  tion is by far the biggest/'*.  I must write myself j��  Please turn lo Page Jv*  mmt | Coast News, December 21,1981  Super\folu  SUNNYCREST  CENTRE  ur Name  is our Promise  I00��o Locally Owned & Operated  w^  Wf Reserve the Right to Limit Qui  mines  Letters to the Editor  SPCA president congratulated  E-dilor:  .The Sunshine Coasl  SpCA presidenl, Myckee  Madill, should be com-  niended for her frank  and truthful leller clari-  t'|ing ihe posiiion of ihe  PCA   in    regard   lo  "animals   for   research  and laboratory tests".  The local SPCA is  operaled on a voluntary  basis. The kennel musi  be maintained and attended   daily,   wilhoul  profooh  OFFICE SUPPLIES  ��� Pkolo Copier. ��� TypcatrriMra  ��� Caak Register. ��� CaalcaalXora  t Office Supplies ��� School Sarppll*.  Farniilaare A Stationery  Sechell 885-3735  r Is your car begging for  a second chance?  Beautilul bodies are our business  Brian's Aulo Body  & Painting Ltd.  Fully equipped  lor all body and  paint repairs  Box 605.  Sechelt  8159844  Happ>? Holidays  The peace of Christmas touches even  the most humble of His creatures.  Season's Greetings from  John, Eileen & Family  COAST INDUSTRIES  fail! There are always  unclaimed or abandoned  animals for adoption to  good homes. A volunteer  (usually Mrs. Madill)  takes an average of 35  cats and 12 dogs per  month, to the spay clinic  in Vancouver. This involves taking the 6:20 am  ferry lo take them in and  a repeat the following  day lo pick them up  -twice per month. This,  service  is  provided  at  cost to SPCA members.  The entire Sunshine  Coasl SPCA operation is  funded by memberships,  donations and fund raising projects. Your support through food and  maintenance boxes,  book sales, etc. is greatly  appreciated.  Joan Gallup,  Wilson Creek  Dog tired  Editor:  I have just finished  reading Dory Anne  Robertson's letter in the  Coasl News, and can  sympathize with her  plight regarding dogs  running amok in her  garden.  However my problem  is that of dogs barking;  and thus I address this  letter to those residents  who allow their dogs to  bark whenever and for  however long they  choose.  I am personally sick  and tired of the inconsiderate dog owners who  allow their pets to  disturb my day's peace  and my night's sleep.  Countless nights have  been interrupted by in  cessant barking despite  attempts on my part to  conteract the noise.  Keeping the windows  closed is stifling.  Earplugs are uncomfortable. Talking to the dog  owners is to no avail.  Although our problems differ, I agree with  Anne that the fault lies  not with the dogs, but  with the owners. So  many people choose to  be dog owners, but in  name only, exercising little or'no control, training or interest."'  I appeal to them now  that a few concessions  are in order, and would  be truly appreciated.  Nancy Hendry  R.R.01  Gibsons, B.C.  Complaint policy  outlined  Editor:  I recently received a  leller of complaint signed "A Concerned Taxpayer and Citizen", The  complaint was loo  general lo investigate,  and, in any event,  anonymous tellers are  mil considered appropriate items to respond lo under lhe provisions of Board policy. If  lhe "Concerned Taxpayer and Citizen" will  approach me directly, I  will be pleased to look  inlo ihe situation aboul  which he/she is coin-  plaining. I'd like lo lake  memo to remind me io  finish going through this  stuff, "ASAP".  To those of you who  celebrate Christmas, I  wish you a merry one,  Prices Effective: Monday, Dec. 21st io  Thursday, Dec. 24th  Quality Meats  partly  skinned ham-��fta?a..��?1.29  A  GRADE 1*4 FROZEN  turkeys..**.��, $1.28  GRADE   /\   BEEF -Bone III  standing rib roast *>$2.98  dinner hams ,.cov ,��� $2.48  cross rib roast���.,..* $1.98  Fresh Produce  ChbMM  cwe-mie mandarin oranges. $5��$lr  I^I^CiHidi'W'1''  I        "^ '" Calli-eri.it "'��� ''7 ""������<  .10ibb.g s1.99    medium yarns........* 29*  Oven Fresh Bakery  Fiesh    Buller  this opponuniiy of advising all persons lhal lhe  School Board has a formal policy relaiing io the  manner ill which ihey  will address complaints  against staff. Anonymous letters are not acceptable. Anyone wishing to receive a copy of  this policy may do so  by requesting one from  lhe undersigned.  Yours truly,  R. Mills  Secretary-Treasurer  Board of  School Truslees  School Disiricl No. 46  (Sunshine Coasl)  shortbread fingers s1.99    dinner rolls Pkg oi 12 s1.29  Pkg of 12  festive bread   60zS1.85    gourmet loaf  esh    A Natural wilh Cold Cuts  net loaf   .6o- s1.49  Grocery Value  tomato juice 136L  Slings (continued)  Continued from Page Two with all the enthusiasm  and sincerity I can  muster. And to those  who occupy this time of  year by doing their besi  lo ignore it; see you nexl  year.  Black Magic  chocolates  '3.98   I smoked oysters  hm ,,,  i_ODl   ruilll 1       VdlU   riUl  tiny shrimpn4gmtin s1.99      Cheddar cheese     10%  Ocean Spray  cranberry sauce 39a mi  Mild. Medium i Old      OFFRFGPR  York Brand    Frozen  brussels sprouts   s1.59  Whole or Jellied  NaOob    Tradition I   Mrs  Sm.lhs    Frozen  coffee iibs3.19    I mince pies   700 g���, s2.39  Reg . Fine or Extra Fine Coast News, December 21,1981  Cavalcade committee  reports  by (awen Robertson  The besi of Holiday  Cireciings from your Sea  Cavalcade Committee,  Wc hope lhal everyone  has a very happy holiday  with good friends and  family and look forward  io a very Happy New  Year.  In Ihese days of  gloomy headlines, we are  happy to repori thai the  Sea Cavalcade is alive  and well and in a strong  economic position. Ai a  meeling on November  mill, our financial statement was tabled and,  after our I98l expenses  and paying off our 1980  debi, we have a balance  of $1,039.06 in ihe bank  lo siarl oil'our 1982 Sea  Cavalcade. We feel pretty good about il and lhe  C'ommiiiec has agreed lo  slick together and pul on  another Cavalcade, wiih  your continued support,  of course.  We hope lo increase  our waler sporl activity  and emphasize our pro-  iiiimiiy to the sea. We  would like 10 centralize  mosl of ihe activity  around the wharf area. Il  was proposed lhal Ihere  be more activity in the  lower Gibsons shopping  area, and perhaps extend  ihe concessions so lhal  visitors may enjoy our  quaint   shops  in  "Gib-  SEASON'S GREETINGS  FROM    :  DIRECTORS, MANAGEMENT &  STAFF OF PENDER HARBOUR  CREDIT UNION  HOLIDAY HOURS  pm  Thurs. Dec. 24th      10 am -  Dec. 25, 26, 27 & 28 CLOSED  Thurs. Dec. 31st      10 am - 3 pm  ff    ||   Fri. Jan. 1st CLOSED  sons Landing". Toilet  facilities are a musi and  will be irealed as the  priority.  Proposals were made  lor more advertising and  information gathering,  We need to make bel lei  use of the television and  radio media. In order lo  do ihis we need someone  io assist us and coordinate our advertising,  and we would welcome  anyone who can gisc us  some help in Ihis regard.  If you have some skills in  promotion, graphic arls,  lay-out, marketing,  please give me a call ai  886-2169.  Merry Christmas  everyone.  Raffle  winners  Prize winners In lhe  liidependenl Order of  Odd Fellows, Sunshine  Coasl Lodge #76 raffle  held December 16lh are  as follows: Firsl prize, a  burl clock, won by  Charlene Schafer; second prize, 25 gallons of  gas, won by R. Shepard;  and third prize, a 40  ounce surprise, won by  Ervin G. Dan of Powell  River.  J*>  * 13 Great Flavours  ��� Diet drinks in 5 Flavours  Still the same Low Price!  $4.  99*  per case of  24 - 10 oz bottles or  12 - 26 oz bottles  'Plus $4.00 Refundable Deposit  Available at  COAST  INDUSTRIES  Hwy. 101* Sechelt (behind Peninsula Transport) 886-9159  In Lieu off  Christmas Cards  Donations have been received by  The (ilbftonw Howplf ul Auxiliary  Christmu* Curd FiiimI  Jcfl iiiiiUilwIys Ufjll  Dr. untl Mrs, II, .nulls  Murtfurcl NIcIioIuh  Hurry untl Dorothy I'unly  Mrs. riarcttcc Craven  Torvlck I'lunlly  Tom und miliar lYnfnlri  Jandc Bxcuvullng, Joey nod Kilim Bellerive  Hill and Nancy Douglas und Family  Dave and Mttry Ilnduhis ami Hoys  Mr. und .Mrs. Ken Martini  Rod, Linda, Ella and Jeff Moor-croft  Larry and Marie Trainor  Chum, Olive Metcalfe and Family  Mace, Joun, I'anl und Carol Rigby  Russell and Carol MacLeod  Mr. und Mrs. O. Fosdal  Corey and Kay McKay  Lome and Ida Leslie  Larry and AgncS Lalimiie  Lome and Fdna Hmvden  Hurry, Dcunnu und Tim Robertson  Dodie, Don and Kenna Marshall  Phoebe E. Blomberg  Eunice N. Young        .I*��" ^��rtl  Rose .Mary-Medley      Evelyn Blain  \Vally Langdale       lien Fletcher  'Gratcfuir  Marguerite Myers  Gliy and .Nine Winning  Mrs, Anne Hums  (>. De Camp and M. Scott  Joe und John Knltfht  Isabel Fruscr  W.W. Upholstery* Boat Tops Ltd.  The Welnhundl's  Miss Clem Cruickshunk  Bill und Gladys Davis  May Lovell  Mrs. Olive li. Thomson  Refund Ruth Godfrey  Boudewyn und Hcndrlna Vanoorl  James and Vera Munro  Grcthc Taylor  Herb und Dorothy Stehibruimcr  Harley and Betty Cochrane  Lome und Amy Blain  Doreen und Curl Gust  Vincent und Dorothy Bracewell  Oru Sinclair  Jean Caldcr  Mrs. Mary M. Hcrcus  Grace Jamie-son  Granny und Put Edwards  Fred und Mary Stcnner  Don und liszter Andow  Ida Lowther  Graham und Thcrcsu Chapman  drover and Marion Proulx  Vhristmas eve  SERVICE  7:00 pm  Calvary Bupttst Church  Purk Rd., Gibsons  ALL ARE WELCOME!  law  Meals on Wheels art* Ihe perfecl Christmas Day uifl for elderly persons and  shut-Ins ��li�� would real!) appreciate a hoi cooked meal delivered lo Iheir door.  Or turn aboul a year-long gift of a hoi meal lo an aging relative? Meals on  Wheels are delivered b) volunleers who pay Iheir own gas and expenses and a  meal cosis $2.50, u.su;ill> paid for by Ihe person receiving it. Sandy Slorvold,  left, brings a meal In Klhel Churchill in Gibsons. For more information, call  l.inda Reeves al 886-7880.  Barrister &. Solicitor  Pratt Ro,��l. Gibsons  Telephone! 886-20Z9  Inlet clean-up  urged  The Sandy Honk  Ratepayers Association  petitioned the regional  board Thursday lo ask  for action to be taken lo  clean up lhe logging  debris lhal is clogging  Sechell Inlet, Oskar  Friesen and Charlie  presented the board with  recommendations io  clean up lhe lower inlet  and in ensure lhal pollution does mil re-occur.  Tyee Airlines in Porpoise Bay has expressed  concern over lhe serious  hazard to float plane  navigation in ihe area.  Sunshine Heights and  Tuwanek raiepayers arc  also objecting to the  debris which is a hazard  to small boals and is  clogging beaches and lhe  Sechell Marsh area. Logging debris is also  destructive to ihe salmon  enhancement program In  the inlet.  A presenlalion by Bill  Tymchuk, forestry con-  sullani, on behalf of  Doyle Logging indicated  ihai loggers in lhe inlet  are anxious to correct lhe  problem and 10 con-  Iribuie lime and equipment lo remove lhe  debris. "j  Tymchuk staled thai  Doyle Logging has been  refused a foreshore lease  permit al Carlson Point  in Sechell Inlet for use as  a log dump and booming  ground sile. They also  face possible charges  from Fisheries officials  for depositing a  deleirious substance in  the Halfmoon Bay area  where logs sluck in lhe  mud flats created a mess  and noise from boom  boals upsci residents in  lhe area.  He stated Ihat ihe  large amount of debris in  Sechell Inlci has been  caused by mud slides,  high lides and winds, extensive culling by  helicopter loggers and on  lhe Hydro righi-of-way  for I he Chcckye-  Dunsmuir line and large  logging companies such  as Weldwood.  There are 21 active log  dumps in Ihe inlet and of  12 skidder dumps, 10 of  ihem arc unauthorized,  "The problem is lhal  ihe Lands Branch and  Forestry do nol police iis  foreshore lease applications, and allow trespass  which creates problenis,  Loggers would like lo sec  leases properly enforced  because illegal loggers  give everyone a had  name."  Tymchuk said Doyle  Logging contributes only  1% to lhe total debris  problem in ihe Inlel  which supporls a $24  million logging induslry  and employs 450 men.  Oskar Friesen show  photographs ^o bffard  members of debris clogging a small park and  launching ramp al Sandy  Hook slating thai "loggers should be made to  clean up their act  wherever ihey arc".  "We do not wain to be  a vigilante or policing  committee, we wain lo  ask the board's suppori  in pulling pressure on  Lands Branch and  Forestry through MLAs,  MPs and lhe Ministers  Ihemselves lo resolve ihe  problem we are finding  on our doorsteps.  The board agreed to  write Lands Branch and  Forcsiry and to request  immediate clean up and  enforcing of regulations  ihai are already in effecl.  A meeling wiih Barry  Custance from Foreslry  and with Sechell village  was sel for January llih  to decide on lhe method  of clean up lo be used.  ' TAYLOR'S Ol* GARDEN BAT \  Christmas fowl - Hams C Seafoods   Producp S Dairy Products -f  CHRISTMAS STORE HOURS  CLOSED Christmas Day - Dec. 25th  Boxing Day - Dec. 2Bth Hew Tear's Day - Jan. 1,  OPES Sunday, Dec. 27th - II am - 6 pm I   MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL * TO ALL A HAPPY NEW YEAR,':  y sincerely, Ceo. 6 Fran. Taylor Garden Bay, B.C  Seamft Gieefcwp!  SuMtufu yiow&iA S Gifa>  Two Stores to Better Serve our Coastal Friends  Cedar Plaza, Gibsons 1158 Cowrie St., Sechelt  886-2316 885-7211  Decorating your Holiday Season with  ��� Unique Gifts  ��� Holiday Bouquets  ��� Everlasting Arrangements  ��� Traditional Poinsettias  ��� Corsages for all occasions  ORDER YOUR NEW YE-AR'S CORSAGES EARLY!  ��  UMWMJHI  J*CMNK��_  Deliveries across the Peninsula & around the world Coast News, December 21,1981  I action by the Sechell Volunteer Fire Department averted disaster in Ihis Mermaid Streel chimney fire  Il Friday. . u.,i m.�����i ..,������  [rvines water system taken over  i The regional board  pled in favour of taking  tier the Irvines Landing  (later system "in order  i operate the system as  ^service to residents",  j Public Utilities chair-  Ian Jim Gurney stated  that there are no major  expenditures expected  with the take over since  the system is already independent and operable.  The board agreed that  the water system will be  returned to the Pender  Susan McLean, C.G.A.  Bookkeeping & Accounting  Auditing  Income Tax Consulting  104-1557 Gower Point Road  Box 1666, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0  886-8666  ALL RESIDENTS  OF IHE SUNSHINE COASI  Please be advised that the Gibsons and Halfmoon Bay refuse  disposal sites will be open from  December 138,1981 to January 3,  1982 for the disposal of burnable  refuse only.  G. Dixon  Works Superintendent  Sunshine Coast  Regional District  r INSURANCE  [   CORPORATION  k~ Of BRITISH COUUMBU  Motorists with Auto Insurance  Claims are advised that the  TEMPORARY CLAIMS OFFICE  in Sechelt will be  CLOSED  on & after DECEMBER 16th  All new claims and unsettled claims  matters should be reported by  telephone.  PLEASE CALL 885-5861  which is our new  DIAL-A-CLAIM number  for all Sunshine Coast  residents  Weekdays - except holidays  9:00 am - 4:30 pm  Harbour people in the  event thai re-structuring  in the future creates  municipal boundary  changes.  The board approved  the installation of  hydrants in the system at  a cost of $2,000 to be  financed through the existing water system's  surplus funds.  Economic Commissioner:  The regional board  will hire an Economic  Commission in 1982 and  his salary will be financed through the 1983  Municipal Affairs  budget. Chairman Brian  Stelck stated that approval to hire an  Economic Commissioner  has been received and  that advertising for applicants for the position  will commence in  January.  Planning Study:  A coastal planning  study by University of  Washington student  Catherine Berris was approved by the regional  board,   with   particular  study emphasis to take  place in the Porpoise Bay  "AreaC" region.  There will be no fee  forthe time Berris spends  on the study, which is for  her thesis, but direct  costs such as travel,  food, long distance  telephone, photography  and report reproduction  costs will be paid by the  Sunshine Coast Regional  District.  The findings of the  study will be general  enough to apply to the  entire coast of the  regional district, said  Berris and she expects  Ihe study to be completed in May.  House Numbering:  The coast's new house  numbering system is in  its final framework and a  detailed report was  presented to the board  by planner Geoff Power.  Home and lot owners  will receive notification  by letter and handbill,  indicating their new  number, according to a  master grid plan for the  entire coast.  Achievement Centre built  The Sunshine Coast Achievement Centre's  new building in Seamount Industrial Park is  nearly ready for occupancy, with an official  opening planned for early in the new year.  Centre director Jack White told the Coasl  News that the building was made possible  through contributions from the Vancouver  Foundation, B.C. Lotteries and the Ministry of  Human Resources, plus many generous local  contributors as well.  Garbage dump openings  The Sunshine Coast Regional District announces the opening of the Halfmoon Bay and  Gibsons Dump sites during the week following  Christmas, to allow dumping of garbage by  local area residents.  Correction  Fatal Accident: Stephen Crosby was nol the  driver of the vehicle involved in the fatal accident December 12th in which two were killed.  The late Allen Sliglitz was lhe driver. Stephen  Crosby is in satisfactory condition in St. Mary's  Hospital.  Post office holidays  Every Post Office will be closed from 4 p.m.,  Thursday, December 24lh until 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, December 29th.  Disarmament ballot results  The disarmament ballot sponsored by the  Village of Sechell and the Sunshine Coasl News  in November has been tallied by Sechell Village  clerk Malcolm Shanks. The results of the  balloting, which will be forwarded to Comox-  Powell River MP Ray Skelly, are as follows:  Those favouring disarmament 63: those opposed to disarmament 8.  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Blank Twhmuj, CaieftjK, Skeik  *?*V      Jtoww. CWato. Beiwe & Blank  0��h^  Watch for in-store specials  between Christmas & New Years  The store will ba closed  Christmas Day,  Boxing Day  it New Year's Day.  >x~Ai  iJorwe to (JAadeito - uU' Qwii  PENDER HARBOUR POOL   CHRISTMAS SCHEDULE  Pool OPEN OPEN  Dec. 21. 22,23��� 2pm<pm �� 6:30pm*30pm Dm. 27,28. 29, 30��� 2pm-4pm S 6:30pm���S:30pm  CLOSED  Dec. 24. 25 I 28  CLOSED  Dec. 31 & Jan 1 & 2  OPEN  Jan. 3. 1982 ��� 2pm4pm & 6 30pm 8 30pm  PENDER HARBOUR CENTRE  Madeira PariuMMlOO Coast News, December 21,1981  Police News  GIBSONS RCMP:  On Ihe 13th: Someone  broke the side window of  a truck parked on North  Road. Nothing appears  io have been taken.  As a result of a road  block, police issued three  driver's licence suspensions, two motor vehicle  act charges and 40  assorted verbal and written warnings. Police  warn motorisls ihat ihey  can expect an increase in  such roadside checks  during the holiday  season.  On Ihe I4lh: While the  owners were at work,  thieves broken into a  domicile and slole a  variety of household  items valued al $7,000.  Police request the  assistance of anyone who  may   have   noticed   a  suspicious vehicle in the  Cemetery Road area that  evening or any other information which may  help the investigation.  SECHELT RCMP'  On the 8th: $700 worth  of pans was stolen from  a car. Parts stripped  were the transmission,  the shift lever, two tires  and rims.  On the llth: An attempt  was made ai entering a  residence in the Davis  Bay area. A window was  broken in the process,  bui nothing was taken.  A vehicle was run off  the road by an erratic  driver ouiside of Sechelt.  The occupants of the car  were unable lo oblain the  offending vehicle's  licence number.  Kennelh West, a  30-year old Gibsons man  has been charged with  impaired driving and  refusal to take a  breathalyser test, as a  result of a motor vehicle  accident involving West  near St. Mary's  Hospital. West appeared  in court last Wednesday.  Vandalism was done  to a parked car in the  Selma Park area. When  the owner of the car  heard noises outside his  house he yelled at the  youths who were kicking  his car, thereby chasing  them away. Little or no  damage was done.  On Ihe llth: In the same  area, vandals tore a side  mirror from a car.  Other cars parked in  Ihe Sunshine GM car lol  were also the victims of  vandale; mirrors were  ripped off and doors  were scratched. At the  corner of Snodgrass  Road, mail boxes were  overturned.    In the Pender Harbour  area, a pick-up was  stolen and later  recovered by the owner.  On Ihe 12th: Vandals  threw a beer bottle at lhe  front window of the  Sechelt laundromat. The  incident is still under investigation.  $900 worth of lumber  was stolen from a private  residence under construction in Egmont.  Another motor vehicle  accident occurred in  Roberts Creek due to  black ice.  On the 14th: There were  several motor vehicle accidents that day, mainly  due to road conditions.  There were two in Halfmoon Bay from black ice  and one in the Redrooffs  area as a result of an improper left hand turn.  A 12-gauge shotgun  was stolen from a campsite in the Salmon Inlet  area.  A sum of money lost   J(i  near the Simpsons-Sears   ��  parking   lot   has   been  turned in at the RCMP  detachment.  Swanson's  Swanson's Ready-Mix Ltd.  Tm Plants  SMM!t  fendar Harbour  885-5333  Box 172, Sechelt, B.C. V0N3A0  VILLAGE   i  TAXI  *9  wiihn our  Friends A Customers  a MERRY and SAFE  Christmas &  HAPPY NEW YEAR  We have 24 hour services  over the holidays  and in the future  W�� Will 0.1 Ton  ��� Yew Car Ism lately  886-8101  tfU:  1      CHRISTMAS IDEAS FROM  GIBSONS HARBOUR MERCHANTS  ^^tammmmmmitm Coast News, December 21,1981       7  Fleming on Education  The  inimicable  The linguistics of Christmas  by Frances Fleming  Some of my young  friends, anticipating the  Christmas vacation,  have referred to  Christmas as cool, neal-  o, and fantastic. As a  life-long investigator of  English usage, one is impelled to comment on ihe  changing nalure of these  commonly used words.  Cool means literally at  a fairly low temperature;  restrained, relaxed; lacking in cordiality, A few  years ago we miglil have  referred lo a "cool thousand dollars", meaning  not less lhan one thousand dollars. Now it  means excellent; basically and entirely satisfying.  Thus when a student  read that, on his return  from his second voyage,  Queen Isabella of Spain  gave Christopher Columbus a really "cool"  reception, he was convinced she rolled oul lhe  red carpet and shoi off at  least a 21 gun salute! So  a wish for a Cool  Christmas is a modern  way of saying what has  always been said: Merry  Christmas!  What about a Neat  Christmas? My father  always drank his  Christmas whisky  "neat", undiluted. We  used to be urged to do  "neat" work. "Neat"  handwriting had to  display elegant simplicity, be readable and clear.  Neat arrangements were  uncluttered and logical.  The word has changed to  mean almost the same as  "cool"...excellent;  basically and entirely  satisfying.  We arrive at the Fantastic Christmas. The  dictionary would have us  believe that fantastic  means extravagantly fanciful, capricious, eecen-  Iric, grolesque or quainl  in design. We used io  sing..."trip ihe light fantastic on the sidewalks of  New York", but fantastic does not really  relate to disco dancing,  even at Christmas. It,  too, has come to mean  excellent; extraordinary,  but basically and entirely  satisfying!  Merry is the (radi-  lional adjective io be  coupled with Christmas,  li means joyous, full of  laugluer and gaiely.  (Now-a-days we have to  watch the word "gay"..)  The older generation  may remember "merry"  being used for "sliglilly  tipsy", but that meaning'  lias almost died out, "To  make merry" slill implies festivitiy; "to play  merry hell" slill gives  one a picture of  something being messed  up thai previously was  running smoothly. Few  will recall that a "merry  thought" was once a  synonym for lhe  wishbone of lhe goose or  lurkey.  Happy is usually the  New Year's wish. It  means lucky, fortunate,  content with one's lot. It  also implies some degree  of alcoholism, such as  the "Happy Hour",  which is set up to make  the participants "happy-  go-lucky". The Happy  Land is synonymous for  Heaven, as in "There is a  happy land/Far, far  away/Where saints in  glory stand/ Bright,  bright as day." The  Native Indians lalked of  that same place as the  Happy Hunting Ground,  a more active prospect  than the more passive  and musical one depicted  in Ihe hymn, but still  happy.  "Happy pills" or tranquillizers strikes a rather  ominous note, and it is*  no   compliment   10   be  / hove, Harry Smith of Hull" inkle (.lass Works  1 isenibles u window of his own bevelled glass, a  I gh stale of Ihe arl of stained glass. Below is  u wilier erealion of Biillwinkle (Mass Works, a  r production of one of Tiffany's mosl beautiful  I mps, The Dragonfly. .��,��ii,-, jh���.���   Drummond  Insurance  w CLOSED  from Tuesday, Dec. 22nd  until Monday, Jan. 4lli  Any telephone messages can be left  on the recorder at 886-7751  or  |��� case of EMERGENCY ONLY  please call Sylvia MacLean at  886-2597 ,���  IVe wish our & all  a very  HAPPY  HOLIDAY  SEASON!  called "trigger happy"  or "bomb happy" as in  Happy Haig.  Even in biblical days  the world was in need of  merriment. Ecclesiastes 8  reads: "then I commend  mirth, because a man  hath no better thing  under the sun than to  eat, than to drink, and  be merry", although  Corinthians strikes a  more somber note: "Eat  and drink; for tomorrow  we die". O. Henry, the  American writer,  paraphrased this to:  "Eat, drink and be  leary".  Legal Fees  Dorothy Parker once  wrote: "Drink and  dance, laugh and lie/  Love the reeling midnight through,/ For  tomorrow we shall die,/  But alas, we never do".  There was a girl who  knew what a real  hangover was.  Perhaps "Merry" and  "Happy" are worn oul  words, over-used and  due for retirement. This  year we could all start a  new custom. We could  say: 1 wish you a Real  Cool Christmas and a  Neat New Year! A Fantastic Idea! Tell your  friends, who may accuse  you of being either  Merry or Happy or both,  that you saw it first in  the Coasl News.  Legal Notes  by J. Wayne Rowe  Re: Legal Fees  In my last two columns I attempted to shed  some light on the manner  in which legal fees are  normally determined. I  indicated that in many  instances the exact fee  cannot be ascertained in  advance, but that the  method for calculating  the fee can be agreed  upon.  Assuming that that  has been done, you may  then wonder if there is  any recourse available to  you in the event that the  final bill surpasses even  your wildest expectations.  Certainly the first  thing that you should do  is to discuss the bill with  your lawyer. As I have  tried to emphasize  throughout, there is no  substitute for open communication between a  lawyer and client.  If as a result of this  discussion, you are still  of the view that the bill is  excessive, then you  should consider contacting the Law Society in  Vancouver. This should  be done in writing, setting out fully the details  of the problem from  your perspective.  An informal inquiry  will then be made by a  member of the society to  determine whether your  complaint is justified.  The Law Society does  not have the power to  make a change in the  bill, but it can exercise a  certain persuasion if the  bill is grossly excessive.  If at this point you are  still not satisfied, the only avenue open to you is  to apply to the Registrar  of the Supreme Court in  Vancouver to tax the  bill. The Registrar exercises some functions  similar to that of a  judge. One of these func-  tions is to review  lawyers' bills. As a result  he has a good appreciation of what constitutes a  reasonable fee in a given  situation.  There are two points  to bear in mind if you  come to this stage in the  matter. Firstly, unless  there are some special  circumstances, you cannot apply for taxation of  the bill after the expiration of 12 months from  the date it was sent.  Secondly, if after the  taxation, the bill is  reduced by less than 1/6  of its original amount,  then you will be liable  for the costs of the taxation hearing.  If the results of the  taxation were unsatisfactory, then an appeal  could be made . to the  Supreme Court. How^  ever, this step should only be taken after very  careful consideration as  the Court is inclined to  accept the Registrar's  decision in Ihese matter,  these matters.  When one consider:  the time and expense in  volved in the above pro  cedures, it becomes ap  parent as to why thes<  matters should be frank  ly discussed at the outse  of the engagement.  Best wishes for a Hap  py Holiday!  Roberts Creek  Hospital Auxiliary  Roberis Creek  Hosphal Auxiliary incl  ai lhe "deckhouse" on  December I4ih for (lie  annual meeling chaired  by Vice-president Peggy  Oallo. Annual reports  showed a fruitful year  both in services rendered  and money earned for  ilie benefii of Si. Mary's  Hospital,  Discussion look place  regarding Auxiliaries  volunteering in case of a  strike by ihe H.fc.N.  Auxiliaries were urged lo  follow dictates of iheir  own consciences in I his  mailer.  A Blood donor clinic  was announced for  February   25ih   al   lhe  Legion Hall ill Sechell  The Legion Is co-spousoi  of Ihis clinic.  The 42 members presenl enjoyed n delicious  luncheon served by lhe  deckhouse staff 111  round off 1981. Commencing on January  I lih, lllls Auxiliary will  meci al 7 p.m. ai Si.  Aidan's Hall on lhe second Monday of each  month,  CLASSIFIED NOTE  Drop off your  3oast Ne  H$  Classified  at  Campbe  1 s  Family Shoes  Sechell.  01  Madeira  Park  Pharma<  V.  Madeira Park  CHIMNEY  CLEANING  8$MI$7 Coast News, December 21,1981  SI  Profiles in Blue #3:  Emperors of the  the South Side  During the fifteen  minute intermission, the  instrumentation is  augmented by the addition of a concert piano.  Robert Cray, reduced lo  a rhythm guitarist in this  new context, returns to  the stage with a different  drummer and bass-  player. They lope  through a Fais Wallerish  opener with the drummer on vocals. Then  Buddy Ciuy joins lhe  group. Moustached,  cool, resplendent In a  while suit, lie rallies off  some masterly guitar  riffs, then belts out a  powerful   version   of  Pages  from  a  Life-Log  Peter Trower  Roben Johnson's classic  Dust My Broom.  Finally, Junior Wells  himself struts from the  wings and arranges his  various harps on the  piano-lop. From piclures  on album covers, I had  somehow assumed he  was a Kill man. Quile the  contrary, In a dark  3-piece suil and cap, he  resembles nolhing so  much as a black James  Cagney, The similarity  extends beyond superficial resemblance���his  stage presence and  energy are also  Cagneyesque.  "An  experience  in fun  Family Dining"  .'pi t W* wish you a  ^UMer-ty    Christmas  *&aH%y   New Year  SO*  Kfi   -fr    ai  tfKr-iuiJka \r~arf-  ^m  Hw No 101   C��d.,T Plaj  886-8138  Losing small time in  demonstrating these  qualities, he kicks off his  sel with an impassioned  tribute to Sonny Boy  Williamson, You Gotla  Help Me, Baby. (1  remember this tune well  from my early exposure  lo Wells and it has lost  none of ils gritty power.)  li is followed by a  maniacally up-tempo  version of another Wells  classic, Messing Wilh Ihe  Kid. Wells and Co. are  off and roaring.  For over an hour, they  lambaste us with a  veritable onslaught of  relentless, give-no-  quarter blues. Between  vocal choruses, as Guy  lakes off on another  banshee-wailing solo,  Junior bops and boogies  like a funky mime;  trucks over to josh with  Robert Cray; selects a  harmonica from his  piano-top stash; spins  back to the mike to fire  off another mad salvo of  whooping blues, the  harp, a natural extension  of his voice.  The crowd goes ape.  The young, aspiring harpist we had noticed in the  line-up, writhes before  the bandstand in ecsta  sies past human understanding, as his ever-vigilant girlfriend attempts  to calm him. A spaced-  out girl acatually scales  the stage and attempts lo  touch or kiss Wells. Lost  in the strident complexities of his art, he scarcely seems to notice her. A  muscular roadie  materializes from the  wings and gently leads  her away.  The second set is as  volcanic as the firsl.  There appears now, io he  some sort of tension between Wells and Guy bin  (like Sonny Terry and  Brownie Ghee, those  famous enemies) they  don'l let it interfere wiih  ihe music. Towards the  end, Wells calls Cray's  sidemen onstage and  jams with the while  harp-player. They pay  homage to Muddy  Waters with a long, wild  version of, Got My Mojo  Working. From  somewhere in lhe estalic  audience the apprentice  harpist wails a small  homage of his own. Suddenly; almost startingly,  it is over.  Toially bluesed-oul,  my lady and I make for  the exit. The masters  have demonstrated their  mastery. The Emperors  or the South Side live! Il  has been overkill!  Scene from "Time Bandits"  At the Twilight  Terry   Gilliam   and  George     Harrison's  adventure-fantasy,  "Time Bandits" will be  featured when the  Twilight Theatre reopens Salurday, December 26lh. This Iruly different film will play  Salurday, December  26th until Wednesday,  December 30lh. The  Twilight will be closed  New Year's Eve, Decem  ber 30th.  Coming Friday,  January I and playing  for three niglils ai 7:(X)  p.m. will be "The Greal  Muppel Caper" starring  Charles Grodin and  Diana Rigg.  Running the same  niglils al 9:00 p.m., will  be Neil Simon's Only  When I Laugh starring  Marsha Mason.  Juried show  Kamloops will be the  setting for the first B.C.  Festival of the Arts, May  31st - June 5lh, 1982.  Work has begun on the  visual arts component of  the festival which will be  arrived at with a series of  regional juried shows  from which a curaling  learn will select the final  show   to   be   seen   in  What is the Passage  Program?  Passage is a volunteer  friendly supportive  visiting program for persons and their families  experiencing a life-  threatening illness.  Loss and death are a  rr~ROBERTS CREEK B.C.  DINNER^      v 865-9321  WED.throughSAT.  a^a^iaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa���������      ana B  SUNDAY BRUNCH RESERVATIONS  PLEASE  Our December Menu Includes:  LAMB ORIENTALE CRAB STUFFED  *12.SO CANNELLONI ��1C  FILLET MIGNON PHEASANT  ���14.95 ���14.9S  FRESH SEAFOOD OF THE DAY  SPECIAL OF THE DAY  CLOSED Dec. 24th - 30th inclusive  OPEN New Year's Eve and New Year's Day!  part of life but many  people choose to ignore  this and have a difficuli  experience when a loss  comes their way. Dying  and/or bereaved people  and their families are  often isolated as a resull  of avoidance of mortali-  ly. Loneliness and  alienation add to their  suffering.  'Passage' is an attempt  to serve those persons  and families who are  lonely in those circumstances. We provide  trained visitors whose  main task is to 'iliflen'.',  They visit on a one-to-  one basis at least once  weekly.  The visitors are not  councillors or professional substitutes. They  are compassionate people (many of whom have  suffered personal loss)  who are interested in  supporting terminally ill  person and their  families. They have all  had training through  work-shops and  seminars. They allend  monthly in-service  meetings to continue  their training with guest  speakers, viewing and  discussing appropriate  films etc.  The Passage visitors  will visit in private  homes, care homes or  hospital and will remain  in contact If someone is  transferred to another  facility. All family matters arc held in strides!  confidence.  Referrals can be made  by medical or nursing  personnel,   Long   Term  Care or a close friend.  To make a referral contact the co-ordinators,  Moira Richier al  885-3394 or Eileen  Mountain at 886-8525.  Kamloops.  Artists and craftsmen  are invited lo submil  work done since  Sepiember 1980 to the  juried exhibit in our area  taking place sometime  between February 1st  and April 15th. We are  presently awaiting confirmation of ihe dales  and will announce them  when received. In lhe  meantime, applications  and terms of entry are  available al (he Arts  Centre in Sechelt and Ihe  Hunter Gallery in Gibsons. Applications musi  be returned to these  outlets by January 25th,  1982.  Community Forum  Channel Ten  CHANNKI. 10  GIBSONS  Tuesday 8:00 pm  CHANNKI. 10  SKCHKI.T  Tuesday 5:00 pm  "Our        Christmas  Special" again  Dear Viewers,  Never in our two years  of programming lhe  community channel have  we had as many requests  for a rerun of any show,  as we jusl had for our  "Christmas Special".  We are pleased to be able  to fulfill your request.  Please note lhe lime  changes. Both Sechell  and Gibsons will sec lhe  show on Tuesday. We'll  begin in Sechell and pick  up our equipment and  travel to Gibsons for lhe  8:00 pm showing. Join  us.  "Our        Christmas  Special"  This program was produced by Andy Maragos.  We visited the shopping  malls and asked some of  the local people whal  Christmas means to  them. We even talked to  Santa Claus himself. We  visiled lhe Uniled  Church and St, Mary's  Church  and  laped  the  ����� oaatatatinmamam *  *  *  TWILIGHT THEATRE  |�� * * * �� �� iFor Tlmaa ind PtlCM Ptrona UHtgl 1 *******  iThe Management a Stall   ^^^ttQ *  mot the Twilight Theatre  '   and Dance Teachere  Marie Grade - Janlne Kandborg  ��� Noel Pool wish you  "All the Best"  For Ihe Coming Holidays  The Theatre will be CLOSED Sat. 19 lo Fri. 25  We reopen Sat. Dec. 26 Incluilne  TIME  John Cleese  Warning: Many Scenta        Sean Conner'/  m^mmrammmt^        BANDITS  Sal. 26 ��� Sun. 27 ��� Mon. 28 ��� Tuee. 29 ��� Wed. 30  Thursday 31     A Ham K�� tj��n  Nol a DouMt FmIii"  Fri. ��� Sat. - Sun.  & At9pm Jan. 1-2-3  Kristy       and 8 pm Mon. ��� Tuee.  McNichoi    ,        Jan. 4 ��� 6  Fri. - Sat. - Sun.  Jan. 1-2-3 at 7 pm.  Charles Grodin - Diana Rlgg  7ii^c��  Warning: Soma  Languaga|  Swaarlng.  CO.  New Dance Term starts Jan. 5th  Enroll now lor classes In  Aoroballca. Ballet. Tap, Jan, Spanlah    laolaa Keep Fll  Phona ��I6��8��  Sunday School  children's Christmas  plays. Out in ihe community we were fortunate lo find a sunny  day to visit lhe friendly  home of Mr. and Mrs.  Alberl Weal. The Weal  place is a delight for all  children al Ihis lime of  ihe year, because of lhe  beauliful display of  lighls and festive scenes.  Peler Goodwin lalked  wilh lhe Weals aboul  Iheir hobby.  We visiled Cedar  Grove Elcmenlary Concen, "Joseph and his  Amazing Technicolour  Dream Coat". We laped  lhe entire performance  and lalked lo some of the  people behind the scenes.  Congratulations to  Cedar Grove students  for such an excellenl performance.  This is our last show  for 1981 and we hope  you join us to see some  of the many activities  taking place on the Coast  for the celebration of  Christmas.  Technical Assistants  for this show were Lisa  Fretwell, Diane Parry,  Lcanna Lynn, Shelly  Boulton, Kenna Marshall, Vicki Hawken,  Kate Hume, Peler Goodwin, Loretta Rinaldis,  Peter Austin, Anne Wall  and Brian Beard.  Merry Christmas and  Happy New Year from  Coasl 10 Television.  hy Rae Kllingham  Week commencing December   21.    General  Notes: Planetary configurations indicate a  livclier-than-usual  Christmas period. Moon  in Sagittarius Christmas  Day encourages warm,  spontaneous get-  togethers. The Sun  squaring Mars Box Day  warns againsl boisterous, tactless behaviour.  The 'star' observed by  the Three Wise Men was  a brilliant triple conjunction involving Venus,  Jupiter and Regulus.  .This occurred in lhe year  3 BC.  ARIKS (March 21 -  April 19)  Long-distance messages, visitors from afar  make ihis holiday  memorable. You'll be in  a philosophical, forgiving frame of mind  Christinas Day. Ignore  loved one's loud, irritating behaviour,  Resist acquaintance's  flirtatious glances. Aries  persons born March 23  -27 should control Iheir  coarse, embarrassing antics.  TAURUS (April 20 ���  May 201  There's an unexpected  mix-up involving someone else's money or  possessions. Looks like  you'll receive or open  ihe wrong package. Parl-  ner's generosity is overwhelming Christmas  Day. Prelcnd vou didn'l  hear co-worker's rude  comments al staff or office parly. Taurenus  bom April 25 enjoy bcsl  Christmas ever.  GKMINI (May 21 -  June 21)  Loved one or special  person makes ihis season  one of I lie happiest, Sudden parliiersliip decision  will be announced  Christinas Day. Social  life, fun and games  become heclic later on,  Child's selfish behaviour  is resull of over-  excilcniciil. Geminis  born May 23 face series  of shocks and surprises  Ihroughoul holiday.  CANCKR (June 22 -  Jul) 22)  Unexpected involvement with daily colleague means an unusual  bui pleasant holiday  period. Crucial domestic  iiein will need quick  repair job early  Christmas Day. Watch  out for bums, scaldings,  small fire where you live.  Cancer persons born  June 24 - 27 should  double-check Move,  bui nets, candles or iree-  liglus.  I.KO (July 23 - Aug. 22)  Moon's position says,  of all ihe signs, you'll  have ihe merriest  Christinas, You'll be in a  greal mood for lhe usual  gaiety and overindulgence, Children  produce pleasant, emotional surprises, local  journeys will need exlra  care, less speed. Drunk  driving means cold nighl  in police cell.  VIRGO (Aug. 2.3 -  Sept. 22)  Besi    place    lo    he  Christmas  Day  is your  own   home.   If  visllial  elsewhere, make excu*p  for   an   early   reiurj  Spontaneous      ge!  together ai your hod  proves mosl fun. Avo'  arguments over inona  expenses or child's lai  of appreciation. Vir  born Aug. 25 musi  cepi domestic apheavj  calmly.  LIBRA (Sept. 23  Ocl. 1!  Mais   in   your   sigj  wains    don'l     spojl  Christmas wiih thoughtless, flirtatious behaviour. Be more cou-  sidei ale of loved ones Mi  a few days. Pul aside  new project until end of  holiday. There'll be  unexpected phone calls  and shorl journeys  Christmas Day. Librans  born Sepl. 25 - 30 should  drive as lillle as possible.  SCORPIO (Ocl. 24 -   ',  Nov. 221  Christmas Day brings  unexpected iransaetiijfl  invoking gift or money;.  Prepare io write hasiy  cheque or switch names  on presents, Acl.ive person now confined lo  home or hospital needs  surprise visil Boxing  Day. lake care nol lo rekindle family gossip i,ij  conflict. Scorpios borji  Oclober 29 enjoy bcsl  Christmas for ages.  SAGITTARIUS  (Nov. 23-Dee. 21)  The Moon and UranBs  in your sign saVs  Christmas will he much  different ihis yeaf'.  Christmas Eve brings  sudden change of plali.  Prepare for pleasant  shucks or unusual  outings, Have paiienec  witli noisy or boaslfut  relalive ai weekend par"  iv. Sagillarians bolfl  Nov, 24 should qiill  rebelling for a few day's:  CAPRICORN (Dee. Il"-  Jan. 1.9)  Prepare lo enjoy .a  quieter?! han.-usuaj  Christmas, Confined.,  sick or lonely person  makes odd, lasi-minujc  decisions. Don'l lei personal attack or criiicisiti  spoil holiday fun. Pill  aside ambitious project  for a lew days).  Capricorus bom Dec. 2|1  - 27 find elderly relatives  irritating Boxing Day.  AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-j  Feh. li)  Holiday season will he  a   highly   sociable  one.  Christmas   Day   offers  new   friendships or op-  poriunily io join iniiisi  coniiuiiniiy   veniuf  Venus in your sign as.pi  ling  Mars promises j1  creased   popularity  ai  romance nexl few wee  Remain   polite   duri  long-dislauce phone  Boxing Day.  PISC'KS (Feb. 19 -  Mar. 2|  Local reputation i  prestige receives sm pre  boosi Christinas Da  Mysterious package ni  be from your boss j  elderly admirer. Accq  gracefully. Forbidd]  person becomes mil  fascinating this holidi  IS....I, f...  ,1... ,..9r  Don'l liglu over lliecj  of a good lime Boxjl  Day. Those bo  February 24 hear i  limisiic news from  distance.  ��**��������������* �������������������  ����*������*  Cebars. Inn  HOLIDAY HOURS  Thursday, Dec. 24th  CHRISTMAS DAY  BOXING DAY  Thursday, Dec. 31st  NEW YEAR'S DAY  ���*  10 am - 8 pm  CLOSED  CLOSED  10 am - 7 pm  12 am - 12 midnight  f  Wishing you the  Beat of the Holiday Season! Christmases  remembered  The Gibsons Klrmenlary School Concert production last week displayed fine  dramatic ability.  ���IrarParnrllPhtilo  Cedar Grove production  enjoyed  by Maryanne West  Full house audiences  enjoyed the four performances of Cedar Grove  Elementary School's  Christmas production of  the musical Joseph and  Ms Amazing Teehnieo-  lour Dreamcoat last  week.  ' An ambitious project  for children with little  experience in acting or  Singing and a lot of hard  Work during the term  paid off in a first rate  performance, with  Children from kindergarten, whose Christmas  recitation served as a  curtain raiser, right  through to Grade 7 participating. Principal Colleen Elson is enthusiastic  about the value of such a  school project, which  has brought children and  teachers together with a  single purpose, improving language skills, providing opportunities for  many creative skills and  an understanding of the  discipline and cooperation necessary for  choral singing and  musical accompaniment,  and the importance of  concentration making  sure you are right on the  beat for your cue. The  weeks of practise and  dedication of both  teachers and children  showed in the most suc  cessful presentation of a  story which proceeded  with hardly a missed beat  even on the first night.  A story in which  almost all the characters are male is a .  concentration, making  and it's a tribute to the  quality of morale at  Cedar Grove that almost  all these parts were  played by boys, who  traditionally tend to  think of singing, let  alone solo parts as sissie,  but the cast performed  manfully, with obvious  commitment to their  roles, in particular young  Chris Dorais who carried  the exacting role of  Joseph with sensitivity,  understanding and confidence. I was impressed  too with the choir, led by  Pat Slory which had the  responsibility for most  of the narrative in the 45  minute performance and  who were word perfect,  not missing a beat of the  not so simple harmonies,  even the first graders.  Mention must also be  made of Glen Skidmore,  who willingly gives not  only of his expertise but  long hours to set up and  operate a complex  lighting system which  adds so much to the professionalism of such performances. Glen is greatly appreciated by staff  and students in several  elementary schools, (just  walking in and asking if  he can help) and who  now rely on his expertise.  While the story of  Joseph may seem a little  different from the usual  Christmas fare, its also a  story with a message and  one which isn't as  familiar as the Nativity.  It's a story too, of love  and forgiveness and  reconciliation, but  perhaps most pertinent  at this time is the  reminder that periods of  plenty have been followed, since time immemorial by periods of  famine and that Joseph's  advice to the Egyptian  Pharoah, whether the  good and bad years are  the result of natural  causes or our boom and  bust economies, to save  during the good years so  that no one suffers during the lean years is still  the way to go.  Education minister  blasted  AKMMMfi  TO OUR CUSTOMfllS  The  Parthenon  Reataurant  will be open  Januaiy 15th  HWirg (hriilmatl  ���(The Art ol Lew Qlbbs  rBetlyGibbs **=g*atl  *I35.00 ^'  Decade ol  Masterpiece Theatre j  Masterpieces  Allistair Cook  132.85 -i-��  | B.C  | A Special Christmas  lS*S7,95 -���1  ft, Grandlather's Wir)  William D. Malhleaon  i19.��5  NDP education  spokesman Gary Lauk  (MLA - Vancouver Cenlre) recently described  Education Minister  Brian Smith as the  weakest education  minister since 1871 after  his failure to protect property taxpayers from the  effects of rapidly rising  property assessments.  "We are advised that  assessments will increase  around 20 percent. In  that context the changes  in the Education Finance  Formula announced today will slice another  three percent off the provincial share of education costs and put it onto  the backs of the  homeowner.  "Smith promised  relief to the homeowner.  Clearly he has not  delivered," said Lauk.  The ministry of education today announced  that the basic mill rate  for school purposes  would drop from 41.8  mills to 41.2. The cost of  the basic education pro  gram is $1,317,600,000,  up 17.3 percent over  1981.  "The cut in the mill  rate and the Finance  Minister's reduction in  the proportion of assessed values are insufficient  to protect homeowners  against rocketing property taxes.  "The Socreds are running the property tax  shell game again, and the  homeowners will be  picking up the tab in  1982.  "I expect the provincial contribution to  school board operating  budgets will hit an all-  time low of 30 percent in  1982. Last year I  predicted that if the  Socreds were not  defeated, homeowners  would be paying all the  school bill by 1994. 1  reget to say that I was  wrong. Al this rate it will  be 1989 when they pay  nothing at all to local  school costs," Lauk concluded.  by Joy Graham  Thoughts naturally  turn to "home" during  the Christmas season.  Past Christmases parade  through our minds,  reminding us of precious  people and events. We  remember the Christmases we had as children, often in a different  country, a different province of town.  For most people, there  is a homesickness associated with Christmas.  Recently, an older  Canadian-born grandfather surprised me when  he said that when he  thinks of Christmas, he  thinks of England���the  birth-place of his  parents, with nostalgia  and longing.  I thought that it was  the immigrant alone who  suffered this peculiar  kind of pain at Christmas time. It is not that  this grandfather, or we  immigrants wish to  return to our past. We're  glad to be here, anxious  to fit in, and yes, "O!  Canada" brings a lump  to the throat. Rather, at  this season, more than  any other time during the  year, we are aware of  bridges crossed, of the  generations of tradition  which we have broken,  of the feeling of being  swallowed up by another  culture which seems difficult to entirely embrace, when we are being  pulled���emotionally-  back to the "homeland".  The mail brings  greetings. Some days  many letters come, making the separation - the  distances, even greater.  To be transported by the  magic of a hand-written  letter from an aunt, who  has the exact script-style  of my late father, brings  a confusion of joy and  sorrow.  It reminds me of  browm Christmases in  Australia; of 'Boxing  Days at the beach; of  hoping to be given the  piece of plum pudding  containing the threepence or sixpence, and  not the piece with the  button similarly hidden.  I can picture the  streamers festooning the  dining room, the fold-up  snowman with the carrot  nose, who grew dustier,  but more precious each  year.  No doubt the  snowman, amazing to  me as a child with his  accordian-pleated body,  has long been discarded.  But the old farm-house  of my childhood is still  there, and so are all my  relatives. I wonder if my  nieces and nephews gaze  with disbelief at the cool,  snowy scenes depicted on  the cards sent at  Christmas time. And do  they realize that for  many of their ancestors,  Christmas was white?  At the Gibsons  Elementary School concert, the choir sang  Canada's only original  Christmas carol.  "The  Huron Carol". Il  reminded me of the  many Australian carols;  lyrics which recall red  dust and heat, drovers,  black swans and dancing  brolga birds; of the  Christmas Bush - a  brilliant yellow accacia  which blooms in  December, and of Rolf  Harris' "Six White  Boomers"., (kangaroos).  Here in Canada, mini-  ethnic festivals demonstrate with displays of  arts and crafts, food,  costumes and song, the  old traditions from many  countries which make up  Canada's rich, multi-  Canada's rich, multicultural heritage. Some  of the students al  Elphinstone recently  went on a field trip to the  French Cultural Centre  in Vancouver, to learn  about French-Canadian  Christmas traditions, as  well as those of France.  Such exposure must help  create a sense of "world-  family" at Christmas  time, and this is good.  It is not strange then,  that at this time of the  year, I hear voices, and  read words, which urge  me to "come home".  During the past fifteen  years in Canada, I have  returned "home". Like  many expatriates, I suffered a culture shock  during my holidays  "down under". Gone  were remembered landmarks; old friends had  died, families were  broken up, bush roads  had become roaring  highways.  Yes, I've had a  Christmas there too,  with my Canadian  children. It was 42  degrees celcius, I was too  hot to move, and the  flies...! Suddenly I  found I was more Cana-  dianized, than before.  The accent of my past  grated.  ..'.Catherine Parr Traill,  in' Backwoods of  Canada, a collection of  letters home to England,  written in 1832, told of  both nostalgia for  England and pride in her  adopted       country.  Stitches In Time ]  Arnold Smith  $24.95  Cop In the Closet^  'jack Fossurn  S16.95  New York Times  Bread * Soup  Cookbook _-i  ,        v.*. Tar,    ���=���=  L-5 $7.95 ^  Richard Scarry's Best ^  iRalny Day Book Ever  l,l��7.95 -^.  5:30 pm and 8:30 pm  2 Seating;  Seating #1  Stj-ffed Mushroom Caps  Spinach or Tossed or  Caesar Salad  Choice of:  Chicken Kiev  Steamed |umbo Prawns  Prime Rib ��u jus  Choice of Dessert  Class of Champagne  $40.00 per couple  Seating*!  Stuffed Mushroom Caps  Shrimp Cocktail  Choice oft  Chicken Kiev  Steamed (umbo Prawns  Prim�� Rib au Jus  Choice of Dessert  Class of Champagne  $50.00 per couple  NEW YEAR'S DAY BRUNCH  10am- 3 pm  roo��tt rot ustftVATUNS  sss-sti I  "Home", she wrote, "is  something contained  within". We are all of us  immigrants of one sort  or another. What this  pioneer bush settler  wrote one hundred and  fifty years ago, is still  relevant to those of us  who long for "home"  this Christmas.  This year as Christmas  rapidly approaches, I  will endeavour to combine the best of  Christmases past, with  the present, and 10 project a sense of "home"  and the security it offers,  albeit strangely mixed  wilh dust and snow.  Coast News, December 21,1981  V  UmjCkiiimm  t��AK  In lieu of  Christmas Cards,  the  Jamieson tamily  is making  a donation to  St. Mary's  Hospital  MERRY  CHRISTMAS  AND  HAPPY  NEW YEAR  The Staff at  ^ Supershape Unisex  Hope  Dietmar  Lynne  Wendy     Cindy  1 ������"r  W^      Di  bBS!  vary  Tuesday   2-1p.m.  Wednesday  2-lp.m.  Thursday 2-4 & 7-9pm.  Saturday 2-1 p.m.  886-2130  KINSMEN  NEW YEAR'S EVE  DANCE  featuring "Secret Service  Elphinstone School Gym  Thursday,Dec. 31.  9 pm to 2 am  Refreshments & Party Favours  Tickets Available  Superior Electric (Sechelt)  Sunshine Grocers (Cedar Plaza)  Richard's \u j%^   Maxwell's  Men's Wear   ���^      .    0     lillli^H&c Pharmacy  -  �� 10     Coast News, December 21,1981  ���   li i    a a      BEAUTIFUL  ���UlJLLAI^       GIBSONS  fCCDS HARBOUR  BRUSSELS SPROUTS u,59C  BROCCOLI i 59C  SWEET POTATOES  HAMS  CELERY HEARTS  39(  89c  ^pSjiv-jfJBI   ���  Our Own Freshly Baked  Our Own Freshly Baked g%     * j|    ft ft  NIGEMUT THIS Ui.'l.ZS  12**1.25  National Bakeries'  CRUSTIES Brown a White  McLarens ��� Staffed Manzonilla  olives  Sunspun  pineapple  Crashed, Tidbits & Sliced  Sea Lord  .375  .'1.79  Mc  .....  sockey e salmoiw s1.99  potato chips  u\mW  Nalley's  chip HIP m^79c  Asst'd Varieties  Kraft  mayonnaise    /��.��� s1.89  Bicks Sweet Mis & Yum Yum     A-k      _  pickles u$2.15  soup  2Mb!  I  /79��  Clover Leaf  mandarin oranges.** 69��  Aylmer ��� Fancy  tomato lulce        un*99c  Maxwell House  instant coffee *��,���s5.89  jl  ���M^'  TKI*:AT TIME  liine lliis week for a couple of exotic candy recipes.  Delightfully messy to inukc, full of tilings that urcn'l pur-  licularly good for you but fantastic for finger licking.  Hazelnut Truffles  i\ i cup hazelnut*  W MiiiurvK svitii-twccl chocolate;  l/H cup heavy vrvuni  I l/*t cup Icing Mif|ur  I viiti while  1 tahlv��|iooii firutnl .Murnlvr, Colulrcini or Kiim  riiocolali; vermicelli  1. I,Inc It 9" x fi" x !)" loaf pan wilh wax paper.  2. Grind hazelnuts in a blender tm ill ernmbly,  'A,     In a ilicdlnni size bmvl mix nuts, Klltfar and vim white Willi a wooden  spoon.  4.    Moll in a doable buller, the eholcolatc and ercumjnsl until Ihe  cliocolulc is melted, Remove from the heal und add the nun.  fi,    Combine lhe cliocolulc unci nut mixtures In the bmvl, I'our into ihe  loaf puu and refrigerate mil il sel - about I hour,  (i.    Divide Info 40 pieces, Roll ({cutty in the palms ol' your hands lo form  balls.  7.     KnlI In cliocolulc vcrttltcclll tm tl sheet of wax paper. Store in  lelilneralor.  It ii in Truffles  2 NljMUrtiN *kvml sued cIlllClllulc  'Z S4|iinrcs nn%wcclt;iicil l-IiuvoIiiIc  I/<t cup tji'oiiiiil ulmoniH  I cup ttraltam cracker criiinbs  1 -I cup sulfur  A lablespiMMis runt  '�� Itilile-spnoiis apricot Jam  2 - 4 lalilespoiHis cliocolale vermicelli  I.     Melt cliocolutc in double holler.  li,    I'nl crumbs, almonds uud sugar in bowl ami mix.  li,    Stir rum uiu! cliocolulc into crumbs.  4.     Pick up aliinii a leaspnnu of the mixture ul a time and form inlo kills  ���you should ({el 40 nr jusl under. 1'laee mi a cookie sheet.  fi.    Melt the aprlcol jam and gently brush euell ball.  fi,     Place vermicelli in wax paper ami roll euell rum I ruffle in it. Plaee in  paper candy eases if you have them ami refrigerate tiulil you arc  ready lo give them away ��� that is, if you cull bear lo do lhal.  Have a very happy ( lirisimas -  l\t:si Lewis  (former Home Economics teacher)  Sunspun - Unsweetened  orange lulce      *... 99c  From Concentrate  Meddo-Belle ��� Assorted  tancy cheeses 19% Off  Regular Price  Day by day, Item by Item, we do more ior you h  providing variety, quality and friendly service.  'We reserve the right to limit quantities'  886-2257  Gower Point Rd., Gibsons  Free Delivery  to the Whari  [Aicy  Niagara ��� Concentrate  orange lulce      3S5.98  Frazer Vale  vegetables     waJI.29  Winter, California & Italian Mix  c  PoP  Shoppe  12 ��� 30 oz/850 ml $5.99     24 -10 oz/300 ml $5.49  Any Flavour Any Flavour  W c^4tMt*ta  ���%,S86-2715^  GIBSONS    1  FISH MARKET  Deep Fried  SQUID  & CHIPS  $4.75  ^86-7888  Looaaaaaal  ���Ml Coast News, December 21,1981  I 1RISTMAS &  EW YEARS  I  SPECIALS"  PRICES  EFFECTIVE  Hon. Dec. 21 SI  Sun. Jan. 3rd  Snnspnn  colteo whltoner ..������� s2.69  Sunspun ��� Fancy Asst'd  peas ���ri55c  Barns  canned hams   M. $3.99  peanuts  ���wkai m 4 Spot*  .144 ea  <3.99  ��� ���  Red Hose Orange Pekoe  tea bags ��r.*1.99  Liptons ��� Chicken Mil  noodle soup ?. 77��  Pinetree ��� Dry Roast  peanuts        35.���s2.49  Scott ^��^Pi^^.��mmajw? ,  paper towels    h'MI  Belter Bay  garbage hags    *r.*1.39  Oiydol or Tide  pwd detergent   .��$9.95  Ivory  bar soap       Mv.$1.19  FOIL BOASTING PANS  For all your holiday cooking w�� have 2 siiei oi  roosting pant, to chooso from.  40.2 x 28.8 x 7.7 cm  R.g. $2.39  Special Purchase Price  ByEkco  $2.00  49.7 x 29.S x 8.6 cm  R.g. $2.49  Special Parchaie Price  $2.19  SCATTER HAnS  Non ���kid colourful  rubber-back matin. Ideal tor  kitchemn, bathrooms,  ���ntracH etc.  Reg. S10.95  Special Purchase Price  $7.35  Made in Canada  GIBSONS  CLINIC  PHARMACY  REFILL YOUR  PRESCRIPTIONS  NOW!  We will be  CLOSED  Dec. 25th ��� 28th  and  Jan. 1st -3rd  886-8191  Neil to Medical Clinic  GiDSons  H E AT  Ready to Eat Partly Skinned  M.29  *5.99  Previously Frozen Small *>g|    a-*  SIDE SPARERIBS * 51.39  Shank Portion, Bone In lb  Previously Frozen  SHRIMP MEAT  Previously Frozen Small  Gov't Inspected Caaada Grade A  BARDN 9F B!  Inside Round  lb  "**^  Season's Greetings  rVt*wuf. CmUittatttu, and a  by Bill Edney  AK ei ut at Kw'o uittk yen a M>w and mmvuMt  Um diMiiuj (ku Iwlitie wot*. We Seek back tm Ike  yeatt uiitk a degtee ei ��oto[o��iiw( awl one kaMiy, fee,  iet ike geed titje Ikal uie enjoy w Giiuew.  We teek ieiuiand lu I982 tuiik eeieJidMn and iaiikU  mm aiiCili- ie be ei ewi-guotoi touice ie (de mom* pee-  (ite we J*** ex but Suwktite Ceaol.  We com'I (kink ei a aim Keut tfeM't uteMoge fkaa  tkal expuued it* a peew by Wokf (Hay Wifotw, a dean  eM Madei euu.  Otd yea*, oVh'I ge ewfjuj-kaiided, ikett'j te ittuck 9 uiitk yen iveuCd lake,  ftde ike toad ei iMgettiiaj, cue ike Keut (Jean tkatt buak.  6�� Ie ike eeuek ei ike tuiiewi, nek kit* ei li&im and pai% \  ��i{i ike Cead iwnt Ike lueany, bid (kew take cewiage agaiit  SM etieny tewieut ami keaniaeke. lake etiexy iigk, eueny leai  9t*ie ike Cond ei ietgettiKy, tuketie yea tm going, etd yea*.  Otd yeai dea't ye eatyty-kaaded. lake aft ike yteed, att Ike kale,  9m ike toad ei ietyettiay, m Ike Keut "w. Mi beak.  I eJT^I   mf       2. Attach to your Sales Slip <V %/^?  3. Return to Ken's Lucky Dollar  NAME  DRAW TO BE MADE SUNDAY AT 5 p.m.   TEL NO.   POSTAL ADDRESS  Our popular $50.00 weekly grocery draw will continue each week inlo  1981 until further notice.  s  8M-9021  l\irJrU>  Dull ind Health  .foot) 5  We will be closed  Drcaaabar 25 ft 26  ud  Jaaaaiy 1-5  For Inventory  Happy New If star  M6-MM  RDP liouh-itur  kOptn:  J Fri 'til 7:30 pm  Sun  11 im ��� 5 pm  HAVE A  NICE  HOLIDAY  Shop with confidence.  Our prices are very competitive.  We will not be undersold on these  advertised items. We fully guarantee everything  we sell to be satisfactory.  Or money cheerfully refunded. 12    Coast News, December 21,1981  Tree lights are  dangerous  Ornamental lights on  Christmas trees can be a  serious fire hazard unless  reasonable precautions  are taken, warns Art  Depiford, manager of  B.C. Hydro's safely  engineering.  He singled oul artificial metallic type trees  as being of special concern. "These trees are  good conductors of electricity and should not be  decorated wiih Christmas iree lights under any  circumstances because of  the electrical hazard," he  said.  Depiford pointed oul  lhal people should not  assume an artificial tree  is safe from fire. "Some  of the popular reusable  plastic irees are flammable. Enquire aboul  this point before  buying," he said.  When selecting a  natural Christmas tree  buy a pine or Douglas fir  in preference to spruce.  "Both will hold their  needles longer, and present less of a fire hazard.  Try to find a tree thai  has been freshly cut," he  said.  Before decorating,  check out the Christmas  tree lights, said Dept-  ford. "Each string of  lights, new or old,  should be examined for  broken or cracked  sockets, frayed or bare  wires or loose connections. Discard damaged  sets or repair them."  When preparing a  natural iree and stand,  saw an inch or iwo off  lhe tree's bun using a  diagonal cut, This exposes a larger surface to  moisture than with a  straight cut.  "Stand the tree in  waler. Commercial  holders are available, or  you can use a large can  or pail filled wiih sand or  waler," said Deptfort.  The water should be  replenished regularly.  Some trees will absorb  about 0.5 litres a day,  said Deptford.  Trees should be kept  away from heating vents  or radiators.  "And to be on the safe  side, turn off lights when  you retire for the night,  or any time the tree is left  unattended," he said.  Hooked on books  Many more Canadians  than Americans are do-  it-yourself folks and  hobbyists. A sociologist  studying this  phenomenon has found  that many more Canadians than Americans  have basements, and  own tools.  He attributes  this to our northern  winters, long and dark,  and the fact that to avoid  boredom, people turn to  crafts and hobbies.  If art is your recreational pastime, a visit to  the Sechelt Library will  reward you. There is a  splendid selection of  large, fully illustrated  books on all the masters,  on most styles of art. All  of them may be borrowed.  There are histories of  art, the most recent by  Janson, and volumes on  "How to..." do almost  every known oraft.  Lapidarists will enjoy  Sinan Ras' "Gem Cutting".  If you have just acquired a big basement  and don't know what to  do with it, visit the little  library just up from the  Shell Station on Tuesday  or Thursday, from 10:30  to 1:00, or Saturday  from 1:30 to 4:00. If the  book you want is out,  leave your name, and it  will be reserved when it  comes back. Once you  try this service you will  be "hooked on books".  Christmas  and  Happy New Year  to Everyone!  From Henry &  the Staff at  Henry's Bakery  The Kinsmen Christmas Draw winner of a three-minute shopping spree al  Super-Valu, December 19th, was Mary Youdell, whu rang in a total of $529  wurth of groceries. Helping Mary push three full curls of groceries oul of Ihe  slore are from left. Kin Rick Wray. Blanc Hagedorn, Super-Valu manager, and  Kinsmen presidenl Tom Smith. Super-Valu contributed $179 lowards Mary's  grocery bill and Kinsmen donated $350 to help pay for a large Christmas goose,  turkey and ham, and all Ihe trimmings. ���vn.ramnriMU  Bluff sewer approved  The first order of  business of Gibsons new  council, after inauguration Monday, December  7th, was to give third  reading lo authorize borrowing $250,000 to  finance partial installation of biuff sewers.  Gibsons council decided in November ihat if  Municipal Affairs will  nol approve the$750,000  loan required for the en-  lire bluff sewer project, a  request will be made to  obtain financing lo service lots on one side of  the bluff, only.  The area serviced will  be on the north side of  the bluff, where a 10"  sewer line will extend  2,200 feet, from the  pumping station at the  boat launch in Gibsons  bay, as far as Trevor  Goddard's property. It  will replace the presenl  8" line, which extends to  the bottom of the bluff  along the waterfront.  Council indicated that  the existing line has nol  been placed al ihe proper  depth and will be removed.  Lines  from homes  will feed into the walerfronl sewer line at the  base of the bluff and will  service 25 lots, at an installation cost of  $175,000.  Another line recommended by Gibsons  village engineers, Dayton  and Knight, is a 6" line  connecting the north end  of Skyline Drive to the  existing sewer line on  Bay Road. It would provide sewer service to  another 11 lots, at an additional cost of $50,000.  Council decided to apply for a loan authorization for $250,000, to be  included in next year's  budget. This stage of  sewer installation is the  least expensive and will  provide service to 36  lots, almost half of the  total 84 lots on the bluff.  The south side of the  Gibsons bluff is the most  expensive to service,  because of extensive  blasting through rock  that is necessary. Council decided ii would be  delayed and included in  Ihe five year capital  works plan.  Gibsons council has  approved the expenditure of $5,000 for "an  engineering overview"  of the sewage plant  facility located on  Slewart Road in Gibsons.  During the summer,  complaints of odors in  Ihe sewage plant area  were made by local  residents and Ihere seemed lo be a problem with  sufficient aeralion of Ihe  effluent. Several alternatives were discussed  with Dayton and Knight,  the engineering firm who  designed the sewage  plant, built in 1973.  Dayton and Knight  also designed the  Regional District sewage  treatment plant serving  Sechelt village in 1979.  Besides unpleasant  odors in Ihe sewage plant  area, a recently completed "Howe Sound  Shellfish Growing Water  Quality Survey" indicates that Ihe effluent  from Gibsons sewer outfall into Georgia Strait is  nol al environmentally-  acceptable levels.  Columbia treaty a folly  by Dave Barrett  Professor Ralph Loff-  mark is a highly  respected expert in  business law and  economics at the University of B.C. He also was  a cabinet minister in the  W.A.C. Bennett administration when it was  involved in the Columbia  River Treaty negotiations.  That's why his speech  at the Vancouver Rotary  Club recently analyzing  the aftermath of the treaty as a disaster for B.C.  is a very significant  event.  His research has  shown that the $425  million payment to B.C.  for half the downstream  power benefits created  by the three treaty dams  built at Duncan, Arrow  and Mica Creek was  enormously underpriced.  In fact, the folly of selling our wealth���the land  and water of British Columbia���for   someone  AUTOPLAN  NOTARY PUBLIC  10 Svmmt kqmem Lid.  Plan to Review Before you Renew  Get your Autoplan set up early!  Your insurance expires the  last day of your decal month  There are some excellent  options available  Arne TveitPetlersen  F.R.I . R.I. (B.C.)  Notary Public  Let us explain them to you  886-2000  Seaside Plaza, Gibsons  else's use is illustrated  graphically by the Columbia River treaty.  Power generation on  the U.S. side of the Columbia has increased by  9.7 million kilowatts  since the treaty dams  were built. Under the  treaty, half of that  belongs to the U.S. and  half to B.C. But instead  of taking the electricity,  we sold our half���4.8  million kilowatts���for 30  years when we accepted  the $425 million.  Compare that with the  $9 billion price B.C.  Hydro calculates we will  need by 1990 for three  projects which will produce 3.3 million  kilowatts, much less than  the downstream benefits  electricity we gave the  the Americans for $425  million.  If interest rates werelo  drop to only 10%, the  annual interest alone on  the $9 billion will cost us'  twice as much in a single  year as we sold our trealy  benefits for ali of 30  years!  But it will cost us  much more than jusl $ 9  billion for the new power  to replace the benefits we  sold because the three  planned projects are  dams at Site C on Ihe  Peace River and Murphy  Creek on the Columbia  and a thermal plant at  the   Hat   Creek   coal  deposit.  And those projects  will cost this province the  loss forever of large  tracts of prime valley  farm lands, environmental damage and acid  rain���in addition to $9  billion.  Under the 60-year Columbia treaty, our half of  the downstream power  benefits can be recaptured as electricity fed into the B.C. grid if  10-years notice is given  before the midway point.  Such a long lead time  was built into the treaty  because it will cost the  U.S. a great deal of time  and money to replace  our share of the  downstream benefits.  It won't be easy to  negotiate re-capture of  the electricity but it is absolutely essential if we  are to avoid the $9  billion expenditure in  this decade.  The clock is ticking  towards expiry of the recapture notice deadline  and we must begin  negotiating the return of  our power now or time  will run out.  And the first step  towards re-negotiation  has to be the same admission Professor Loff-  mark had the courage to  make���British Columbia's best interests were  literally sold down the  river in 1963.  Power line  hazard  The hazard created by  power lines downed in  windstorms is greatly increased when people try  to move the lines  themselves instead of  allowing B.C. Hydro  linemen to handle the  problem.  Dpring recent storms,  B.C. Hydro crews appreciated information  from the public about  downed or damaged  power lines but were  concerned when some  people attempted to free  branches from the lines  or move downed wires.  In one incident a man actually coiled a fallen  wire.  "The public can't tell  if the wire is a high-  voltage line or not and  electrocution can occur  even if a branch hanging  on a power line is touched," says Art Deptford,  B.C. Hydro's manager  of safety engineering.  Anyone seeing a  downed line should warn  others to stay clear and  call B.C. Hydro immediately.  In addition to the problems caused by storms,  amateur woodsmen in  B.C. are creating a  serious hazard when they  fall trees near power  lines.  Sunday loggers are  usually taking down unwanted trees on their  own property, and either  fail to consider the proximity of power lines or  feel competent to do the  job safely.  B.C. Hydro will provide professional  assistance to anyone  wishing to fall a tree near  a power line���normally  at no charge.  "For their own safety,  we ask people not to take  down trees around  power lines by  themselves," advises  Deptford.  - If an owner wishes to  take down a healthy tree  near a power line, B.C.  Hydro will provide a  lineman to stand by if  reasonable notice is  given. There will be no  charge during normal  working hours, but a  charge will be made if  this service is required  outside regular hours.  - If a tree is felled  through a power line  with no lineman standing  by, full cost of repairs  will be charged.  - Disposal of felled  trees is the responsibility  of owners.  The policies apply to  trees near the wires between B.C. Hydro's poles  and a customer's house  as well as to the lines on  roads, streets and lanes.  CHRISTMAS GIFTS  by  brAun  To those who have  assisted us in the  NDP Bookstore  throughout 1981  Dot & Ken Barker  Makaa    ��26.95  OrMai   129.95  Makai    ��79.95  J99.95  Jultk  1169.95  .,nO����n 1339.95  *��*.��  1344.95  MIN I ION THIS AD ft RECEIVE  10* off!  Bill's  Holland  Electric  Ltd.  886-9X11  n��itta  Kan Dtvrltn  ��^W��*S*N��M  Best Wishes  for the  Holiday Season!  We will be  CLOSED  from December 25th  until January 5th  Merry Christmas!  from the Staff  at Nancy Dykes - home for Christmas  Coast News, December 21,1981     13  ^*v^'n|  ���N  Jmm\lK'   ���  11,  ���- mOsLaasr mfasrmfTtKmT,  m. im\^M\%mm  WWW\^^r"'    ,.^^m\  Nancy Dykes, minister ot Glad Tidings Tabernacle  in Gibsons for the last 10 years, and mother Muriel,  left, are saying "an rcvuir" lo many friends and  reluming home lo New Zealand.  - \ rw Parortl Phi.1i,  w  *a  Wam HOUOAV  SEASON  to our families and friends  Gloria Mil Ctortjf HmiUihI  ID IB Uphtblfn- - Tht Weinhamll'*  Helen ind Jim (Ink  Linda ami Fell* Comeau  Hilda and frank Clrard  JeanMMie  Jamet and Una Munro  frank and Daisy lilky  fied and Manjbell HolUnd  lorne and Ami llaln  Ethel liyanl  Mlchry and Doris Panty  Ran and Sue, Dana and Mlchelc and Ahntda Whiting  Mia and Oiile Hlntln  Haiti and Bill Wright  The Staff or lhe Swnhlnt Coatl Newt  OltMons Kiwanis Club thank the about people  for (heir donations to the Kiwanlt village In  p lieu of Christmas Cards,  t  %  BC FERRIES  SUNSHINE COAST  The schedule changes below will allow as  many of our employees as possible to spend  Christmas with their families. B.C. Ferries  wishes Seasons Greetings to you and yours.  HORSESHOE BAY - LANGDALE  CHRISTMAS DAY SAILINGS ONLY  Friday, December 25,1981  Lv. Horseshoe Bay  Morning:    9:50 am  Afternoon: 12:10 pm, 2:30,5:15  Evening:    7:20 pm, 9:20,11:20  Lv. Langdale  Morning: 8:40 am, 10:55  Afternoon: 1:15 pm, 4:15  Evening:    6:20 pm, 8:20,10:20  Regular schedules will be in effect on all other  days to Wednesday, April 7,1982.  EARLS COVE- SALfERY BAY  CHRISTMAS DAY AND  NEW YEAR'S DAY SAILINGS ONLY  Friday, December 25 and Friday,  January 1,1982.  Lv. Earls Cove  Morning: 9:15 am, 11:15  Afternoon: 1:15 pm, 4:30  Evening:    6:30 pm, 8:30,10:30  Lv. Sattery Bay  Morning:    8:15 am, 10:15  Afternoon: 12:15 pm, 3:30,5:30  Evening:    7:30 pm, 9:30  Regular schedules will be in effect on all other  days to Wednesday. April 7,1982.  CLIP AND SAVE  0 BC FGRRI6S  L A  ��-^^ Schedules subject to change wilhoul notice. ^^^  Coast Views  by Vene Parnell  When Nancy Dykes  was a little girl, only two  "years old in New  Zealand, her mother  read her stories about  missionaries in Africa  that captured her imagination. Today,  almost 40 years later, she  sils with her mother,  Muriel, in the small living room of Iheir Gower  Point Road home in Gibsons, and it is Nancy  who tells stories of her  travels around the world.  Muriel is now 80 and  the living room is filled  with trunks and packing  boxes, many containing  albums, scrapbooks and  photographs. She and  Nancy are leaving for  New Zealand next week,  closing the door gently  behind them on 10 years  of Nancy's ministry as  pastor of Glad Tidings  Tabernacle in Gibsons.  Growing up in  Tauranga, on North  Island's east cost 140  miles south of Aukland.  Nancy and her twd  sisters thrived on the lusl  farmland by the sea  where oranges could be  picked from the trees. A  keen horsewoman, winning many ribbons in her  youth, Nancy's true love  was to minister to other  human beings and she  very early devoted her  life to her calling.  "I didn't even know  what a Pentecostal was, 1  was a Protestant,"  recalls Muriel now. "But  the revival gatherings attracted great interest  when they came to our  area and Nancy became  very enthusiastic".  While still a young  woman in her 20's, Nancy became the first  womah evangelist to  preach throughout New  Zealand. "I was very  well received", smiles  Nancy and it is easy to  see that her warm smile  and sincere friendliness  must have quickly won  over any dubious  believers.  In 1966, Nancy began  her world travels,  associated with the  ministry. First she visited  Australia, then the  Orient on her way to  B.C. where she attended  raclean  Weviy CIdiuChuu  Oast  Ham Km yean  from  Your locally owned  Carpet & Furniture  Cleaners  Rich & Barb laffere���  886-8667  Glad Tidings Temple Bible College in Vancouver  while ministering in Ab-  botsford. Her sister Lilly, who came with her,  married soon after the  girls arrived in Canada.  After a short stay in the  United States, in 1970,  Nancy returned to New  Zealand for another year  and then came to Gibsons in 1971, to take over  the Glad Tidings Tabernacle ministry. This time  her mother Muriel came  too, to keep house for  Nancy and to be closer to  her two daughters, leaving another daughter,  Mary, in New Zealand.  "When 1 arrived here  in October of 1971, there  was so much snow on the  ground, I almost left for  home right away,"  remembers Muriel. "It  was a most unusual year  for snow here on the  coast that year and I had  never seen it in New  Zealand, only on the  mountain tops."  However, neither the  snow nor the hard work  that Nancy engaged in  immediately to beautiful  and landscape the church  grounds deterred Muriel,  who was 70 al lhe lime  and is still unbelievably  spry.  The first two years  were spent fixing the  grounds, planting trees  and flower beds and  replacing the church  roof. Over the years have  followed a succession of  children and others  needing a home,  sometimes temporary,  others staying as long as  three years at a time.  In 1978, Nancy's  travelling urge took over  again and she visited  New Zealand and  Australia and took the  first  of three trips to  Cooper's Green  protest  The regional board  received a letter of protest from the Area B  Ratepayers Association  at its meeting held on  December 17th concerning the disposition of  Cooper's Green last  month.  Under the signature of  President J.A. Gill the  letter said:  "The Area B Rale-  payers Association  wishes to register a  strong objection lo lhe  manner in which our  represenlalive's petition  on behalf of the residents  of this area was overridden on the matter of  Cooper's Green rezoning.  "We feel that serious  reconsideration of this  matter and of the  board's decision is due lo  the citizens of Area B."  Board Chairman  Brian Stelck observed  thai all by-laws come  back lo ihe regional  board   for  reconsidera-  and many good wishes for  From' all the Stall at  farmy's famUy  rzGSCaufiant  Israel. In 1979 and 1980,  she again travelled to  Israel and also Greece  and Jordan. In February  of this year she went to  India and ihe Orient,  Hong Kong, Singapore  and Thailand and has  finally decided her time  has come to follow her  early yearnings to  become a modern-day  missionary. Her plans  are leaning towards work  in Africa, India and the  Orient.  When Nancy leaves  nexl week, it will be with  sadness. "It is too hard  to leave after 10 years, I  will never stay in one  place so long again," she  vows. There is no immediate replacement to  take over the Glad  Tidings Tabernacle,  although Rev. Wayne |  Stilling will travel from  Vancouver as a temporary minister.  Her flock in Halfmoon Bay will miss the  summer services by the  water at Cooper's Green.  Her gentle nudges to  help needy people in  other parts of the world,  such as her very successful India Night held  only two weeks ago in  Gibsons, which will be  repeated December 17th  at Halfmoon Bay Hall,  will be missed. The international visitors attracted to Gibsons  through Nancy's contacts from her world  travels will be missed.  The happy music, a combination of Nancy's  talented family, the Glad  Tidings Temple's legacy  and the inspiration of  Maori tradition absorbed from her childhood in  New Zealand, will be  missed.  Two wonderful ladies  have added to the fabric  of our coast for ten years  and it is with great appreciation that they will  be wished Bon Voyage.  The  Country Pumpkin  NOW OPEN  l-tijov browsing in nn old-futthlancd  store wormed by our  wood'burolngKtovc.  Muuy uostultfic items Including)  dulcimers,   unique   bund*  crafted (iypsy lumps, wooden  spoons ��St bowls loeully carved,  Imrmontcus, colourful  liundmude quilts, humlwuveu  rugs, spinning wheels -X  hundspun wool.  Also many wooden chutnt  including individually built  Ontario Windsors  LOCATED IN MIDDLE (.IIISO.VS  Corner of Hwy 101 & Mui-llii Hal  OPEN TUES. ��� M\V. lOum ��� H|im  CLOSED MONDAY  lion and approval after  processing by Victoria.  Area F Regional  Board director David  Hunter stated at Thursday's meeting that he objected to "epistles of  diatribes, which in the  case of direcior Lee are  rambling and  indecisive", being circulated among the board  members during  meetings and recommended that copies of  these should be given oul  prior lo meetings. Director Lee suggested that  the use of tapes at  meetings should be re-  instituted.  Chairman Stelck indicated that "in fulure,  if vicious personal  statements that could be  construed as slanderous  and libelous are being  made, the chairman will  insist that ihese be written, signed and passed  oul prior to the meeting  and the presentation will  also be taped."  QffieeHours  Our general offices will be  closed on the following days:  Thursday, December 24  Friday, December 25  Friday, January 1  Emergency and maintenance crews  will remain on duty throughout  the holiday period.  Season's greetings  ��RCHydro  From all of us to all of  you, our best and merriest  wishes. Here's hoping the  holiday season holds  many pleasures for you  and yours. Sincere thanks  for the opportunities  yon've given us to be of  service. Have a wonderful  holiday.  COAST CABLE VISION 14     Coast News, December 21,1981  [sports!  Swim club gets name  by Kitty Clark  Gibsons Aquatic Club  racing learn finally has  iis own mime "Chinook  Swim Team".  The team and coach  were very proud of Iwo  swimmers who look pari  in a Level 1 - II meet,  sponsored by The Surrey  Kninlils on November 28  and 29.  Boys II & 12: John  Richardson - 100 metre  backstroke, 1:27.4, 8th  place; 50 metre freestyle,  35.0, 6lh place.  Hoys 13 4 14: Glen lllingworth - 100 melre  backstroke, 1:15.4, 8th  place; 50 melre freestyle,  29.8, 7th place; 200  melre I.M,, 2:47.7, 3rd  place; 100 metre fly,  1:21.0,  lOih place; 200  metre backstroke,  2:47.7, 4th place; 100  metre breast, 1:27.1, 5th  place.  Three   of   Ihe   boys  represented the  Chinooks on December  12th at Wesl  Vancouver's Otter Sprint  Meet. A 10 and under  Level 111 and Novice  Meel.  10 and under: 50 metre  freestyle - Jim Miller,  54.5; Chuck Peiersen,  46.7, 2nd place - novice;  Malhew Graham, 46.8,  3rd place - novice; 50  metre backstroke - Jim  Miller, 54.2, 2nd place  -Level III; Chuck  Petersen, 1:03.7, 5th  place - novice; Mathew  Graham, 1:13.5, 3rd  place - novice; 50 metre  breast   -   Jim   Miller,  1:10.0; Chuck Petersen,  1:24.6, 4th place -novice;  Malhew Graham,  1:13.5, 3rd place -  novice; 25 metre butterfly - Jim Miller, 35.4, 5th  place - Level III; Chuck  Petersen, :29.0, 3rd  place - novice; Mathew  Graham, 28.7, 2nd place  - novice.  Congratulations to  our latest Raffle Board  $10 winners. Mr. L.  Pearson, Mr. Kin  Chung, Mrs. L.P. Pearson and Miss Melanie  Wheeliehan.  The Chinooks coach  and parenl group all join  in wishing a very Happy  Festive Season to the  many businesses and  citizens who have given  their support.  The hand is quicker than Ihe lens in minor hockey  action al Sechell arena.  From the Fairway  Gibsons Athletic Association  CONTEST  To design an emblem to  represent our association  Top 3 winners  $300.00  in merchandise  Open  to all ages  All designs become property ol    ||.AaA.  Sand entries to:  Gibsons Athletic Association      .  Box 604 ^  Gibsons, B.C.  Contest open till Dec. 31. 1981  Prizes awarded January 1982  ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIPS  Single $3.00, Family $5.00  Pender swim club active  by Robi Peters  Twenty-three Pender  Harbour Seals I ravelled  to Wesl Vancouver  Aquatic Cenlre lo compete In West Van Oilers'  swim meel. Five other  clubs joined us, with  young developing swimmers coming from dif-  Jft'Best*V  f^Wisheslft  frr\m   tho      '  C Best  Wishes  from the  Arena  Management  jj*_    anC*    Jk\  mmttSamW  ^aW e^9r  jgfour ^  frHollday^  Schedule  Follows:  Sunday  Dec. 27th  Family Skate  2 - 5 pm  Teen Skate  6 - 8 pm  Monday  Dec. 28th  Adult Skate  7:30   9:30 pm  Wed. Dec. 30th  Public Skate  2 - 4 pm  Regular  Schedules  Commence  Sat., Jan. 2nd  Queries  Phone  885-2955  ferent areas of the lower  mainland.  I'm very pleased to say  our swimmers did us  proud and certainly  handled themselves exceptionally well for their  first meet off the Peninsula. The experience they  received will put them in  good standing for future  meets. It was a first of  many new things for  them, such as the use of  starting blocks and  swimming in a 25 metre  pool with six swimming  lanes.  Yes, they were under  stress and, yes, they had  butterflies in the  stomach and, yes, ma,  they were scared, but it  was a fun-scared because  everyone was scared.  The adrenalin wa> running high.  They conquered it and  swam, swam the best  I've ever seen them  swim. Yes, ma, they can  cope with the stress and  ihe butterflies, meeting  new friends and socializing. In facl every last one  wants to know when are  we going to the next one!  Incidentally, Pender  Harbour Seals brought  home six firsts, ten  seconds, seven thirds,  four fourths, and four  fifths. Not bad for our  first year.  We have an excellent  parents' committee and  they should be congratulated for providing  funds and making the  trip possible. The  coaches, Tina Meyer,  Shirley Vader and Robi  Peters wish to thank the  parents, swimmers and  Larry for such an enjoyable trip.  The swim club will be  starting again January  4th, regular times after  school. Children wishing  to join and become part  of our competitive swim  club should phone  883-2612 for information re prerequisites.  by Ernie Hume  Winter tournament  play is in full swing. The  learn of Laurie Todd and  Al White is still leading  the field. Please be very  cautious when using the  greens; Ihey are extremely soft from lhe extraordinary rains we have experienced this season.  Repair  all  ball  marks!  The club is in ihe process  of purchasing a new  backhoe, al lhal lime ihe  fairways requiring  repairs and clean-up  around lhe drainage ditches will be ailendcd to.  During lhe Christmas  holiday period, the  clubhouse will be closed  December 24lh,25lh and  26th. The Yulelide Tour-  Pender centre  receives grant  Provincial Secretary  Evan Wolfe announced  in a news release  December I4lh, a $4,394  Loiiery Gram in lhe  Pender Harbour Aqualic  Society io help lurn a  1,000 square fool storage  room in tlie aquatic cenlre inlo an exercise  room.  Coupled wilh lhe cell-  He's pool, lhe room  makes lhe cenlre a loial  lilness laciliiy serving  almosl 2,500 area  residents each month.  The exercise room will  also be used as a lecture  and ' film room fin  various clinics held al the  cenlre including I'jrsi *4id  and Red Cross lifCmvhig  classes.  "The community in-  iiialivc behind ihis project is something  everyone can be proud  of," said Wolfe. "The  Lollery Fund is |inl jusl  for big projects ill major  centres, ils aim is lo provide opportunities 'for  British Columbians  throughout our province."  Strikes and spares  by Bud Mulcaster  We held the League  Executive Tournament  last Saturday night and  lhe winners were Hazel  Skytte, Sue Whiting and  Dot Robinson. They will  bowl at Varsity-Ridge on  January 17th wilh Hazel  representing league  presidents, Sue league  secretaries and Dot  league treasurers. Dot  was ihe best bowler for  Ihe night with a 728 total  which was 140 pins over  her average.  PENINSULA  MARKET  885-9721 Davis Bay, B.C.  tide tables  Reference:       Pacilic  Point Atkinson Standard Time  Tues. Dei*. 22  04I0    I3.0  0840    I0.9  I400    I4.3  2I35    4.4  Wed. Ilec. 23  050S I3.8  0935 11.4  1435 14.0  2210 3.6  Thurs. Dec. 24  0545 14.3  1030 11.6  1500 13.8  2230    3.0  Fri. Dec. 25  0615 14.7  1115 11.7  1545 13.5  2300    2.6  Sal. Dec.  26  0645  15.0  1155  11.6  1625  13.3  2340  2.5  Sun. Dec  27  0715  15.2  1230  11.4  1650  13.1  Mon. Dec. 28  0015 2.6  0745 15.3  1325 11.2  1735    12.8  GROCERIES    FISHING TACKLE  TIMEX WATCHES   SUNDRIES  Open 9-9       7 Days a Week  In the Classic league  the 'Who Cares' team of  Hazel Skytte, Bob McConnell and Ed Riddoch  took over first place with  Ed Rolling 318 - 899,  Hazel 329-911 and Bob  a 297 - 925 score. They  also took over team high  single and high four.  There is 6Vi poinls between firsl and sixth place  so it will be very interesting Monday night  to see who wins the second quarter.  George Langsford  rolled a 316 single and a  780 triple in the 'Swinger' league and then  came back in the Gibsons 'A' league with a  299 - 713 triple. Sue  Whiting was high roller  though with a 289 - 791  triple.  In a rolloff for the  Slough-Offs, Lynda  Olsen rolled a 308 single  and a 740 triple and in  the Phuntastique league  Rick Buckmaster had a  309 single, Mavis Stanley  a 323 - 739 and Pat Prest  a 335 - 781 score.  Other good scores:  Classic*  Barb Rezansoff 270-884  Art Cupit  Art Smith  Gibsons 'A':  Barb Christie  Sylvia Bingley  Lome Chrislie  Gibsons Lanes  Open Lane Times  Fri. & Sat.      7:00 -11:00 pm  Sun. 1:00-5:00 pm.  Closed Sunday Night  namcnl will be held as  scheduled December  27lh. There are no plans  for a New Year's parly  ihis year, so Ihe  clubhouse will close for  December 31 si and  January 1st. This does  nol prevent our members  from using lhe golf  course for a game, if  desired.  The winners for lhe  Tuesday nighl bridge  game were Phyllis Hoops  and Vi Harris; George  Matthews and Becky  Mills; Rena While and  Gladys Davis.  On ihis Yulelide  season may I lake ihis  opportunity to wish all  I lie golfers, club  members and friends a  Joyful Christmas and a  Prosperous New Year.  CLASSIFIED NOTE  Drop off your Coast News  Classified at Campbell s  Family Shoes. Sechelt, or  Madeira Park Pharmacy,  Madeira Park.  Wed. Coffee:  Edna Bellerive    241-652  Petra Nelson      274-657  Nora Solinsky    297-719  Slough-offs:  Dot Hanson       234-082  Ball & Chain:  Donnie Redshaw 230-637  Cauleen McCuaig  286-675  Arman Wold 242-637  Frank Redshaw 239-649  Phuntastique:  Rita Johnston 250-649  Edna Bellerive 255-698  Willie Buckmaster  251-723  Alan Plourde     236-615  Legion:  Dave Neumann  244-606  Merry  Christmas  &  Happy  ]tfew Year  from  <%  will (lose the afternoon of  December 241 li  and Re-open January 4th  - lies* Wishes from  Gladys, Don  & the Staff!  ^ WORKWEN? WORLD  WE'RE WORKING FOR YOU'  Pat Prest 281-944  Lionel McCuaig 271-947  Freeman Reynolds  250-951  Tues. Coffee:  Rose Jones        285-686  Nora Solinsky    269-776  Swingers:  Belle Wilson      238-646  Edith Langsford 275-699  230-629  281-706  286-662  274-737  255-681  KIDS CLOTHES,  '8-  Shim  Jackets  Raincoats  Coveralls  Pyjamas  ftmtt Jackets  w  WHILE QUANTITIES LAST  QUILTED  CORDUROY  JAC SHIRT  Reg. $34.98  NOW  %  22.48  PRICES EFFECTIVE  DECEMBER 9.9. ��� JANUARY  0 WORK WEN?   Cowrie SI.  /IK WORLD        es3^  xmrn Native Indians get  teaching grants  Coast News, December21,1981     15  A visiting girls volleyball learn from Osaka, Japan, played B.C. provincial  champions, Klphinslone learn, Friday in Gibsons, in a fine display of volleyball  finesse. The 21 Japanese girls won a 12-day trip lo B.C. as a prize for coming in  second in all Japan and were billeted Friday nighl by local girls who learned  some Japanese lor Ihe occasion. .v<m rwn n   New band on Coast  On December 15th,  lhe staff and guests of  Ken's Lucky Dollar and  lhe Omega Sleak House  combined to celebrate  Christmas. Over 80 people enjoyed a superb buffet dinner pul on and  served by their hosts,  Mr. and Mrs. Bill Edney  and Mr. and Mrs.  George Giannakos.  After exchanging  gifts, they danced the  night away to the sounds  of the "Close Encounter", a new group  to hit Gibsons. It is made  up of local youths, Gus  Giannakos on drums,  Mike Desrosiers, guitar  and vocalist and Dan  Fortin, guitar and  vocalist. It was a debut  Scholarship  Society  performance for Close  Encounters, who played  a good variety of music  and were much enjoyed  by the entire crowd.  With all the talk of vandalism on the Sunshine  Coast recently, it is certainly refreshing to see  our teenagers channelling their energy in such a  worthwhile (and enjoyable) direction.  Congratulations boys,  and keep up the good  work!  The Donner Canadian  Foundation has approved a grant of $200,000 to  the University of B.C's  Native Indian Teacher  Education Program.  Half of the grant has  already been received by  UBC and the remainder  will go lo NITEP for the  1982-83 academic year.  Prof. Verna Kirkness,  NITEP Supervisor, said  much of Ihe grant will be  used toward program expansion related to the  new NITEP centres in  Prince George and Vancouver East.  The program started  in 1974 and the first  graduates received their  Bachelor of Education  degree during UBC's  spring convocation in  1978. NITEP now has  graduated 38 degree  students, and another 17  are teaching with educational certificates after  completing three years of  the four-year degree program.  Prior to the start of  NITEP, there were only  26 native Indians  teaching in British Columbia, and only three of  the 26 had degrees.  All of the NITEP  students are Native In  dians, either slatus or  non-staius, who will  graduate from the program qualified to teach  in any elementary school  in Ihe province.  "We arc educaling  Native Indians to be fully qualified teachers, at  the request of Indian  parenls and Indian communities," says Prof.  Kirkness. "Our leachers  will have Ihe kind of  preparation needed to  work wiih Native Indian  children or in multicultural situations."  The NITEP sludents  spend iwo years in a field  centre, gaining practical  teaching experience and  taking university-level  courses, and then attend  UBC for the third and  fourih   years   of   their  degree programs.  There are four NITEP  centres this year, in  Prince George, Kamloops, Vancouver Easl  and Nonh Vancouver.  There are 21 sludenls ai  Ihe Prince George Centre, 18 in Vancouver  Easl, 13 in Kamloops  and 12 in Nonh Vancouver. Twenly-eiglu  NITEP sludenls are doing Ihird and fourih year  on campus Ihis year. In  addition, the NITEP  Program is offered on a  part-time basis at Bella  Bella and Williams Lake,  enrolling 13 and 24  sludenls respectively.  UBC President  Douglas Kenny said he  was "delighted indeed"  with the $200,000 Donner   Foundation jjrant.  It's a  matter of time  If you need temporary protection, term insurance is great. But if you're looking for  protection you can never outlive, permanent  life insurance is your answer.  Call me today.  Gtoff HodgUnton  Box 957,  Gibsons, B.C.  886-8018  Mutual Life of Canada  Regional board  appointments  Coinniiiiee appointments approved by board  members were as follows:  Public Utilities Committee chairman - Jim  Gurney; Planning Committee chairman - Harry Almond; Management and Finance Committee chairman - Brian Stelck; Transportation Committee chairman - Harry Almond; Hospital Board, Heallh Unit,  Library, and PEP represenlalivc - Peggy Connor;  Joint-Use Committee chairman - Peggy Connor;  Economic Commission represenialive - David  Hunler.  AliMDMi  CEDAR  H0H1ES  "Super Energy Efficient Housing"  Every derail in a Lindal Cedar Home radiates gracious, yet sensible  And every Lindal lloor plan permits almosl unlimited design  flexibility Over 60 original plans are available. Each can be modified  to fit your particular needs and tastes Or we can help you design  your very own [il.ni  Sales Office and Display Home  in Horseshoe Bay  INDEPENDENTLY  distributed bv M.D. Mackenzie Limited  6342 Bay Street, Hortethoe Bay  Weil Vancouver, B.C. V7W 2G9  CN 12-21      Phone (604) 921-8010   921-9268  Sunshine Coasl  Scholarship, Bursary  and Loan Society held ils  annual meeling  December I4lh ai  Elphinstone Secondary  School.  The sludenls in this  area arc well provided  wiih incentives to pursue  I heir educalion beyond  I lie Secondary School  ; level. This Society administers a good many of  ���the   resources  and  ac  counts annually lo lhe  donor organizations,  Registrar of Societies  and lhe Income Tax  department.  Slaic of officers remains much the same  will) Bill Forsl as presidenl, Gary Foxall as  secretary and Bea  Rankin as ireasurer.  Moira Richier is vice-  presidenl in charge ol  publicity.  Pender Auxiliary  A   surprise   birthday  cake       with       five  candles���lo    remind  members  lhal  Area A  Health Clinic Auxiliary  has  survived  five successful years���enlivened.  'its annual meeting.  ;   Viola        Phillips,  /refreshments  convenor,  brought in the cake baked by Agnes Carter.  ;   "When   we   started,  ,our efforts meant life or  I death to the new heallh  :cenlre",   said   retiring  .presidenl Iris Griffith.  ,'   "We still  have problems, which is a good  filling.  Our auxiliary is  ;like a kid���when it's loo  quiet, it's sick."  Members appeared enthusiastic as Ihey elected  the following executive  for 1982*. President - Kay  Birch; Vice-President  -Gladys Brown; 2nd  Vice-President - Peg  Riley; Secretary - Isobel  Ralph; Treasurer - Rose  Mueller.  Jean Rousseau of Ihe  Bargain Barn, Margaret  Causey and Marj Rankin  of the Clinic Showcase,  and Ruth Kobus of Arts  & Crafts, agreed to remain in Iheir jobs lo  everyone's relief.  Mrs. Rankin won Ihe  door prize.  WATERBEDS  FROM$  259.  00 and  up  New line of  WATERBED SHEETS  FIBREFILL & FEATHER  PILLOWS  <*  daniodown  ai lilfc  wr>"e Stock  HW"    is available  SALE!  Twin     $149.00    Queen  $199.00  Guaranteed 10 Year*  One of the Largest Selections  WALL COVERINGS  on the Coast!  Many with Co-ordinated Fabrics  16 Select Patterns of Venus  WOVEN WOODS  While   SlOCk   iS   alL.lll.ltlaV  SUNSHINE  INTERIORS  Home Decorating Centre  We carry a complete line of  Drapes ��� Blinds ��� Sunshades  ��� Skylight Blinds  FrMEarttaatM No OkHajaflun  North Rd. & Kiwanis Way, Gibsons  886-8187  J. Brad Hunt/June 'M  Beauer - Salmon Whorl  Best Wishes  for the Holiday Season  from the  Sechelt Indian Band 16     Coast News. December 21.1981  Sunshine Coast  Business Directory  CONTRACTING  COMMERCIAL ART  AUTOMOTIVE  MISC     SERVICES  Need this space?  Cell UM COAST NEWS  M4 2(22 or HS-7(17  V.  Design Drafting  886-7442  Ctdar-Wett  Properties Ltd.  (futility Custom ConBtmcMon  Commercial n Kcftldcnttal  ���y MgJHWg (Collect)        WSII-B70H  Sign Paiiduuj  biutk Erfteiwg    e magnetic tigw  886-7350  rH. WRAY CONTRACTING^  ��� Water, Sewer & Septic Systems  ��� Road Building, Sand, Gravel, Excavations  <M6-��489      ���**"*�����       ,  V  ������**  886-8070  DESIGN. BUILDiNG fk CONTRACTING  FREE ESTIMATE  WORK  GUARANTEED  PH: 885-3929  FLORIANO  FORMS  CONTRACTING 25 v���^,,���,  Any Type Of; Walts ��� footings FoumUtions  SUNCOAST TRUSS LTD.  (Gibsons) Free  Industrial Way, Seamount Industrial Park  Estimates  Residenlial & Commercial Roof Trusses  P.O. Box 748  Gibsons, B.C. 886-7318 ,  /  TOMOR FORMS  & FOUNDATIONS  Free  itimates  885"7S75                Guaranteed Work  Retaining Wall*     Form & Foundation Work   TV. TVott ��>t? 7V*tl  niFESSIUM FMB1 (IUMTEED  TELEPHONE 883-9691  CONTACT WOLF  HISCMTMCTIHB  ��� Hot Tubs ��� Swimming Pools  ��� Solar Installations ��� Framing ��� Foundations  ^t  TuKallifM  Custom homes, commercial and renovations  885-7422     886-2012  P.O. Box 1210   SECHELT, B.C. VON 3AO  LONGPOCKETS  BUILDING |  FRAMING ��� ADDITIONS  SIDING ��� FINISHING  885-2986  ROLAND'S  HOME IMPROVEMENTS  Specializing In  CONTINUOUS ALUM. GUTTERS  .. 9_V____%_ J  CLAPP'S CONCRETE  885-2125    886-8511  All Types of Concrete Work  6fiO-7493 ������ Aut- Layout- Aoveens/mo-  Fbinr0f-5*i* DiafLA-r- Sckech PeiUTlAto  EXCAVATING  Wayne Ross  Excavating Ltd.  For all your Backhoe Needs  Roberts Creek Eves 885-561 lj  J.F.W. EKCAVATIH8 LID.  ��� septic Flams ��� Excavations ��� during ���  Iti'wl Rd. 88B"BU7l Gibsons  J.B.EXCAVATING 886-9031  Water, sewer, drainage installation  ��� Dump Truck   ��� Backhoe  ��� Cat   ��� Land Clearing  Free estimates  ��� Septic Fields  Qibsons Bulldozing  I Excauatlng  Land Clearing & Excavating  Qravel - Fill & Logging  Gordie Plows 886-9984  VERSATILE TRACTOR co  FOR HIRE   BY CONTRACT OR HOURLY  BACKHOE ��� PLOUGH -���)\\?m  k   ROTOTILLER ��� RAKE 886-2934  rF & L CONTRACTORS  Landclearing, road building, logging,  tree removal  excavations & gravel.  886-9872  Mick Alvaro      D7 Cat & Hitachi Excavator^  Contract Land Clearing  Road Building     Subdivision*  ALVARO LOG CO. LTD.  Pratt Rd.    Gibsons  Day ��� 886-8555 Eves. ��� 886-9803  PAINTING  THUNDER PAINTING  Interior & Exterior  Tel. ��� 8867619  FLOOR    COVERING  FREE ESTIMATES  LookVi* '**,/  lor ut Ih the Yellow Paget  Economy RUTO PORTS bid.  "  Automobile. Industrial and  Body Shop Supplies  Sechelt  885-5181  NEED TIRES?     Come in to  COASTAL TIRES  TIRE*SUSPENSION  CENTRE  886-2700     886-8167  Hwy. 101. just West of Qibsons  ig^EuroDean  motors  i1  British, Japanese > Domtttlc Service > Parity  MUl AUTOMOTIVE 886-7919  Paris ��� Sales ��� Service  REPAIRS TO ALL MAKES  "The Rad Shop"       COLLISION REPAIRS  Hwy 101, Gibsons B.C.A.A.   Approved  R. & J. SERVICES LTD.  Repair & Rebuilding of:  ALTERNATORS ��� STARTERS ��� GENERATORS  Paine Rd., Gibsons 886-9963  PLUMBING  r  HEINZ PLUMBING  Repairs 81 New Installations  886-9232   Sam spm  886-2854  885-7408  Bruce Hayter        B.H. MECHANICAL  S��bc      Plumbing GosfittiBg  VON 3A0  HEAT NG  r ICG CANADIAN PROPANE LTD. A  Hwy. 101   Sechell  between SI.Mary'. ������,,.,���,,,,  Hospilal and Foresl Ranger s Hut. I CANADIAN  Mon.-Frl.   8 a.m. - 5 p.m.  *��������� I    F  UANADI  L_u_  885-2360  THOMAS  HEATING  ��� General Sheet Metal  ��� Installation  ol   Heating  8  An CALL  NOW  Conditioning tquipment ftftfi  7111  ��� Plumbing'Service �� Installations OOO-llll  ELECTR CAL  /       R. & J. SERVICES LTD.    %  Repairs & Rebuilding of .  ��� Alternators  ��� Starters  ��� Generators^  Payne Rd.. Gibsons  ' Electrical Contracting  ��� Industrial  ��� Commercial  ��� Residential  886-9963  Box 214. Gibsons. B.C.  VON 1VO  OMS  LECTRICAL  ONTRACTING  Tom Flieger   Phone 886-7868  APPLIANCES  JOHN HIND-SMITH  REFRIGERATION & MAJOR APPLIANCE SERVICE  Port Mellon toPender Harbour  Res. 886-9949  mm nun its-saw  KEN DE VRIES & S  LTD. FLOOR COVERINGS  Carpets - Tiles- Linoleums -  Hwy. 101. Gibsons   Cowrie St.,  886-7112 885-34  HARRISON'S  APPLIANCE SALES  ^Jfj, Parts and Service  Tuesday ��� Saturday 9 ��� 5  886-9959 Pratl Rd . Gibsons  MISC.    SERVICES  PERMASEAL ALUMINUM  MANUFACTURING LTD.    Jy?  COMPLETt ALUMINUM WINDOW PRODUCTS 0& ���G'  DOUBLE PANE WINDOWS FOR NEW CONSTRUCTION    V  XT  AND RENOVATION PURPOSES jf  885-3538 *  Sunrise Hidge Induslnal Park Airport Rtl   Sitcholl  BC  BIM installations  17 Years Experience       <��&�����  Commercial And Residential    - f&f '  Floor Coverings y  888-2928     885-3881 .  SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES  Port Mellon to Ole's Cove  Commercial Containers Available  885-9973 886-29387  locilly MMNlMluivi  ��� CMCnMSNOCTMlU  'Distribution Boxes  ���Pump Tanks, Curbs, Patio Blocks     , 8 Ion ��� high lift  ���Other precast products  Bonniebrook Industries Ltd.  CriM Unlet   ^  CARPET-CABINET-CERAMIC CENTRE  8867064 J  Open Thurs. ��� Sat. io a.m. ��� s p.m,  Howe Sound Distributors Ltd.  I North Road. Gibscns, B.C.     886-2765)  COAST Now Servin9tne  "* Entire Sunshine Coast  TAXI  Senior Citizens Discount;805-36G6J  No Rate Change  in Pender Harbour Area  Need this space?  Call live COAST NEWS  886-2622 or 886-7817  ��t  SUPERSHAPE  UNISEX  * HAIR DESIGN  885-2818   Cowrie Si. Sechell  Village Tile Co.  CERAMIC TILE SALES AND INSTALLATIONS  Box 65 Phone  Sechelt        Joe Jacques 885-3611  I  886-7359  Conversion  IVindours,  Glass,  Aulo & Marine Glass, Aluminum Windows  & Screens, Mirrors  Hwy 101 & Pratt Rd.  883-9171 HARBOUR Ihi, 8B8 eachange  CHIMNEY CLEANINa  SERVING THE SUNSHINE COAST  Fireplaces        Furnaces        Oil Stoves  Reggie The Sweep  RR2  Gibsons. Brilish (Jolumbiu VI1N 1V0  886-7484    Reg Pawliuk  *  r(CaOD 1?l?mIl?Tl   Have a look  9\*WkKaM!al1M!aaJ before you buy  TOP SOIL        Call 885-7496  Clean black soil from Surrey  Also haul sand gravel and fill  ���     MARNOR HOLDINGS LTD.     ���  Quolitu Form Et Garden Supply Ltd.  L  * Feed �� Fencing  * Pet Food   * Fertilizer    <?  -886-7527   PraiiRd. Ox  Danger Tree  Specialist  Filling,   Topping.  883-2276  TREE TOPPING  VIEW DEVELOPMENTS LTD.  Clean up your wooded areas.  Remove lower limbs for VIEW,  Top tall trees adjacacent to building  Marv Volen       886-9597   885-5216  1 UPHOLSTERY  " ALL REUPHOLSTER1NC DONE  Boal Tops & Seats  Now at Benner's  in Sechelt   Duraclean   JE*^  Carpel & Furniture Cleaning Experts  ��� Residential or Commercial  Richard & Barb Laffere  ^ 886-8667    Gibsons, B.C.  mm     p.*  "(aaaaaaaaW t, tmtii Imm) Uarl NaaarWam* tamifm ware  Bob Dflll    tarn tamismuum   US 9038  SEASIDE RENTALS  ��� jrv   Domestic Industrial Equipment  !_��� *-'��� and Truck Rentals 2 locations  Sechelt Inlet Avenue     Gibsons to serve you  a. 885-2848        Hwy. 101 & Pratt 886-2848  MOVING AND STORAGE  LEN WRAY'S TRANSFER LTD.  Household Moving & Storage Complete Packing  Packing Materials lor Sale  Member Allied Van Lines  Phone SH6-2664 R.R. 1. Gibsons.  SUNSHINE KITCHENS  ��� CABINETS -  886-9411  Showroom above   Twilight  Theatre  Open Sat. 1Q-S or anytime by appt.  ORGAN AND PIANO LESSONS  YOU ENJOY  Beginning at Age 3 & Older  ���0,  JESSIE MORRISON  16I4 Marine Drive. Gibsons     886-9030 ^THF. IMTF.D CHURCH           ^.  AW              OF CANADA                         iW  M   Christmas Kvr  m    Carols & Readings  m     Si. John's al 7 pm  M       Gibsons al 11 pm  CALVARY        %  ���   Sunday Worship Services  BAPTIST CHURCH  ST. JOHN'S  Park Rd., Gibsons  Davis Bay - 9:30 am  Paslor: Harold Andrews  GIBSONS  Res: 886-9163  Glassford Rd- 11:15am  Church: 886-2611  Sunday School - 9:30 am  Sunday School 9:30 am  Rev. Alex. G. Reid  Morning Service 11:00 am  Church Telephone  Gospel Service 7 pm  886-2333  Prayer a, Bible Sludy  Thursday 7 pm  ST. BARTHOLOMEW &  ST. AIDAN  ANGLICAN CHURCHES  GIBSONS  Combined Services  PENTECOSTAL  lsi Sunday 10:00 am  CHURCH  Cedar Grove School  Chaster Rd., Gibsons  All other Sundays  Senior Pastor: Ted Boodle  Roberis Creek 2:00 pm  Youth Paslor: Jack Moch  Family Holy Eucharist  Sunday School 9:30 am  Gibsons 10:00 am  Morning Worship 11 am  Reclor:  Evening Fellowship 6 pm  Rev. John E. Robinson  Home Bible Sludy  SEVENTH-DAV  886-7268  ADVENTIST CHURCH  Affiliated wilh the  Sabbalh School Sal. 10 am  Pentecostal Assemblies  Hour of Worship  of Canada  Sal. II am  Browning Rd. & Hwy. 101  ROMAN CATHOLIC  Pastor: C. Drieberg  HOLIDAY MASS  Everyone Welcome  SCHEDULE  For informalion phone:  Dec. 24 - Chrislmas Eve  885-9750 or 883-2736  7pnl -Si. Mary's - Gibsons  10 pm - Holy Family-Sechell  SECHELT  NEW LIFE ASSEMBLY  12 inidnigln - Indian Reserve  SERVICES  Dec. 25 - Christmas Day  in  12 Noon - Gibsons  Senior Citizens Hall  1:00 pm Sunday  Dec. 26-Sal. - No Mass  Everyone Welcome  Dec. 27-Sun.-Reg. Sched.  Rev. P. Brooks, Paslor  Jan. 1 - New Year's Day  10 am - Holy Family  CHRISTIAN SCIENCE  SOCIETY  12 noon - Si. Mary's  SECHELT SERVICES:  Jan. 2 -Sal. - No Mass  Sundays 11:30 am  Jan. 3 - Sun. - Reg. Sched.  Wednesday 8:00 pm  For information  Sunday School 11:30 am  Telephone 885-9526  All   in   Uniled   Church  edifice on main highway in  Davis   Bay.   Everyone   is  GLAD TIDINGS  warmly invited lo attend.  TABERNACLE  Phone     885-3157     or  Gower Poinl Road  886-7882  Phone 886-2660  Sunday School 9:45 am  REFORMED  Worship Service 11:00 am  CHRISTIAN  Evening Fellowship 6 pm  GATHERING  Bible Study Wed. 7:30 pm  Sechell                 885-5635  Pastor: Nancy Dykes  11 Church Services]  On Earth Peace, Goodwill  toward men  Coast News, December 21,1981     17  by Paslor Cliff Drieberg  Severn li Day  Advenlisl Church  At least once a year  almost all the world  thinks aboul Jesus and  His coming lo earth. Bul  loo few realize whal He  can mean lo ihem personally, not only ai  Chrislmaslime, bul every  day of the year and on  inlo the fulure. Here are  a few of the many truths  about Jesus Christ, as  given in the Holy Scriptures.  Our Saviour  1. Wahl does lhe name  Jesus mean?  "Thou shall call His  name Jesus: for He shall  save His people from  Iheir sins." Matthew  1:21  2. Whal was God's purpose in sending His Son  to Ihis earth?  "For God so loved the  world, that He gave His  only begotten Son, that  whosoever believelh in  Him should nol perish,  bul have everlasting  life." John 3:16  3. Whal did Christ's  coming make possible  for all who accept Him?  "Bul as many as received  Him, lo them gave He  power io become lhe  sons of God, even lo  Ihem thai believe on His  name." John 1:12  4. Is Ihere any limit lo  His power to save lost,  sinful human beings?  "He is able also to save  them to the uttermost  lhal come unlo God by  Him." Hebrews 7:25  Our Example:  5. Whal kind of life did  Jesus live on earlh?  "Jesus...wenl aboul doing good, and healing all  lhal were oppressed of  lhe devil; for God was  with Him." Acts 10:38  6. From what was His  life entirely free?  "Who did no sin, neither  was guile found in His  mouth." I Peter 22.  7. In view of his perfecl,  unselfish life and His  ministry to others, whal  should we lei Him be lo  us?  "Christ also suffered for  us, leaving us an example,   ihai   ye   should  follow His steps."  I  Peier 2:21  Our Coming King:  8. Will we one day personally meel Jesus?  "So Chrisl was once offered io bear ihe sins of  many; and unlo Ihem  lhal look for Him shall  He appear the second  time wilhoul sin unto  salvation." Hebrews  9:28  9. What will be the manner of His return?  "This same Jesus, which  is laken up from you into  heaven, shall so come in  like manner as ye have  seen Him go inlo  heaven." Acls 1:11  10. How many people  will be eyewiinesses of  this glorious event?  "Behond, He comet h  with clouds; and every  eye shall see Him, and  they also which pierced  Him." Revelalion 1:7  11. Saved forever, where  will we spend elernily?  "Then we which are  alive and remain shall be  caughl up logelher wilh  ihem in ihe clouds, to  meet lhe Lord in lhe air:  and so shall we ever be  with the Lord." 1  Thessaloiiians 4:17  "In my Father's house  are many mansions...I  go io prepare a place for  you and if I go and  prepare a place for you, I  will come again, and  receive you unlo myself;  lhal where I am, Ihere ye  may be also." John  14:2,3.  "Behold" He says, "1  stand al lhe door and  knock, if any man hear  my voice and open lhe  door, 1 will come unlo  llim." Revelalion 3:20  Won't you let Him in  as Lord of your life and  Saviour from sin? The  season's joyous greetings  and a blessed New Year,  in Him, ihe Prince of  peace.  DON -and RENE SUTHERLAND,  of MITTEN REALTY - SECHELT,  would like to  wish you all  off the Season  und thank you for       ...���  Interest during the past year.  ~\  t  t?  II  |i.s3:fl��jV  Tilng Creatively to Serve You  Don and Rene at Home: 885-9362  Office: 885-329$  VLASSIFIED ADS  Evening carol  service  By popular demand  St. John's United is  holding an early bird  carol service from 7 to 8  o'clock on Christmas  Eve at the little white  church at Davis Bay.  Rev. Alex Reid will conduct the service. Hymns  will include O Come All  You Faithful, Joy to the  World, Hark the Herald  Angels Sing, While  Shepherds Watched  Their Flocks by Night,  The First Noel, Silent  Night, O Little Town of  Bethlehem. Trudi  Watkins and the Sunday  School staff are planning  to present a brief  pageant of the Nativity  scene with the cooperation of the very  youngest of the Sunday  School pupils, as a finale  to this hour of celebration of the birth of  Christ.  Visitors to the Sunshine Coast as well as  participating families  will find a warm  welcome at St. John's on  Christmas Eve.  Regional  pi  anner  Jim Johnstone has  been appointed Regional  Planner for the Sunshine  Coast Regional District,  effective December 1.  Geoff Power is assistant  planner and the possibility of hiring a third planner to assist in regional  district work will be  decided   in   January.  U>e witk yen a fMewiy Cbdtfmo.  tUe uitsk yen a Wewy Clwwbiuw  We witk yea a (Kewy Ctowtauw  awl a Hatyy Kent tjeatl  M  >>  ��}  1  (tut  1  Rm owl Kb Gtf-wi  4  Smiit PbMtit-j IM.  the  MANSE  DEVELOPMENT  Integrated Design Services Ltd. Presents:  the  MANSE  DEVELOPMENT  Take a spectacular view from the top of Gibsons hill. Add convenience to shopping, schools, and recreational facilities. Then complete all of this with an architect  designed enclave of twenty spacious two and three bedroom town houses.  FEATURES:  Fireplaces  Split Level Designs  Private Gardens  Landscaping  Quality Kitchens Feature  Five Major Appliances  Private Garages  M.U.R.B. Tax Shelter  PRICES FROM        $79,500      EXCELLENT TERMS  Scheduled for completion May 1982  For further information please call:  Anderson Realty Ltd.  Phone 885-3211 or 684-8016  Bentley Hall Realty Inc.  Phone 738-2213  .**# ajp:����/V  THIS IS NOT AN OFFERING FOR SALE 18     Coast News, December 21,1981  WORK   WANTED  Merry Christmas to all  friends In Gibsons and  Sechelt area. Ralph ind  Gall Roth. #51  Sincere thanks to the  Farmer's Institute tor the  very nice Xmas party,  hosled by Ihe friendly Mr. &  Mrs. Wyngaerl and helpers.  Merry Xmas All Kiwanis  Village Apt Residents.   #51  We would like to thank the  known and unknown  assistants, ambulance  stall, attending physician,  hospital slaff and friends  lor the help and kindness In  our moment of loss. The  Janowsky Families.       #51  A.A. Meetings  Phone  886-9208  885-3394  or  886-2993  lor Pender Harbour  883-9978  883-9238  |  Stiglilz, Passed away suddenly Dec. 12, 1981, Allan  Bruce Stiglltz, late of  Madeira Park, In his 21st  year. Survived by his  parents, David and Muriel  Sliglitz ��� 2 brothers; Leonard  and Robert; 7 sisters; Linda,  Elaine, Judith, Sandra,  Janet, Christine, and Karen;  grandmother Molly Stiglltz.  Funeral service was held  Wed. Dec. 16 at the Pender  Harbour Community Hall,  Rev. T. F. Shapcotte officiated. Cremation followed. Devlin Funeral Home,  directors. #51  Page - Passed away suddenly Dec. 12, 1981, Steven  ' James    Page,   late   of  i Madeira Park, In his 19th  year.   Survived   by   his  . parents Chick and Myrtle  , Page; 4 brothers; Joe, Larry,  Randy, and Rick; 6 sisters;  Dale, Sally, Linda, Connie,  Genie,  and  Kellel; grand-  | mother, Mary Moran, and  ��� uncle Art Page. Funeral service was held Wed. Dec. 16  i at the Pender Harbour Com-  : munily Hall, Rev. T. F. Snap-  ; cotte officiated. Cremation  followed.   Devlin   Funeral  . Home, directors. #51  Watson ��� Passed away Dec.  12,1981, Lucy Garland Watson, late of Gibsons, at the  age of 87 years. Survived by  her sister, Edith, Michigan;  a niece and a nephew In  Connecticut. Graveside  funeral service was held  Thurs. Dec. 17 In Capilano  View Cemetery, West Vancouver, Rev. T. T. Oliver officiated. Devlin Funeral  Home, directors. #51  Oswald ��� Alice Ethel  Oswald, widow of Rev.  Canon H. U. Oswald, passed away peacefully Dec. 15,  1981 at St. Mary's Hospital,  in her 96th year. Survived by  one brother, Arthur, California; nieces; Myra Clowes,  Ottawa; Lee Paterson, California; nephews; Don  Clowes, Sidney, B.C.;  Howard Clowes, Winnipeg;  Arthur McConkey, Winnipeg; Glenn McConkey, Ottawa; guardian of Ruth Sen-  dy, Victoria, and Joan  McNeill, Vancouver. Services were hejd Thurs. Dec.  17 from St. Hilda's Anglican  Church, Sechell, Rev. J.  Paetkau officiated. Cremation. In lieu of flowers,  donations to Primate's  World Relief would be appreciated, c/o St. Hilda's  Church. Devlin Funeral  Home, directors. #51  Clough ��� Passed away Dec.  15, 1981, Violet Georgina  Clough, late of Roberts  Creek. Survived by one  daughter, Alice Basey and  her husband Syd; 4 grandchildren; Yvelte, Cheryl,  Alison, Trena; and one  brother, Thomas Wheeler,  Santa Monica, California.  Funeral service was held  Monday Dec. 21 at St  Aldan's Anglican Church  Roberts Creek, Rev. Johr  Robinson officiated. Inter  ment Seaview Cemetery  Devlin Funeral Home, directors. #51  Fisher - Passed away  December 9, 1981 Walter  Fisher late of Garden Bay In  his 77th year. Survived by  friends In the Pender Harbour area. Service was held  Monday, December 21st at  the Royal Canadian Legion  Hall, Madeira Park.  Reverend N. J. Godkln officiated. Cremation. Arrangements through  Devlin's Funeral Home. #51  Widower 52 wishes to meet  sincere lady. Write name  and phone #. Reply Coast  News, Box 89, Box 460, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0 #2  ANNOUNCEMENTS  Let, the  Water  Company  help solve your water problems. For free water  analysis and consultation,  phone collect 929-8121 and  send water sample to The  Water Company, 172 Riverside Drive, North Vancouver, B.C. V7H 1T9.     #51  att*>  A Full Line of  Plumbing Supplies  We will be  CLOSED  Dec. 23rd through  Jan. 6th  Gibsons  Hwy 101 & Pratt Rd.  CHRISTMAS DINNER  Traditional Turkey Dinner Is  being served at Tony's  Place on Christmas Day.  Reservations must be made  by Tuesday, Dec. 22nd.  Phone 886-9780 #51  SECHELT TOTEM CLUB  BINGO  Every Friday Place;  Wilson Creek Community  Hall. Times; Doors open  5:30. Early Birds 7:00.  Bonanza 7:30. Regular  Bingo 8:00.100% payout on  Bonanza end of each  month. Everyone welcome.  TFN  If someone In your family  has a drinking problem you  can see what it's doing to  them. Can you see what it is  doing lo you? Al Anon can  help. Phone 886-9037 or  886-8228. TFN  VILLAGE TAXI  Under New Management  24 Hour Service  From   Egmont   to   Port  Mellon,  we  also deliver,  start your car, have gaa II  you run out at night, have  jumper cables ��� will travel.  886-8101  #1  Katie Angermeyer has  resumed physiotherapy  practice in Gibsons  886-2650 and Pender Harbour 883-2764. By referral.  #1  MEALS  ON WHEELS  Available Mon., Wed., Fri.  Gibsons. Roburls Creek  Call  886-7880   885-3351  SPCA  SPAY  Clinic  and information  886-79381  Box 405  Gibsons, B.C.  Magus  Kennels  Dog Boarding & Training  CKC Champion & Obedience)  Great Danes  "SCIENCE  DIET"  Dealer  SS6-8S68  CASTLEROCK  KENNELS  ��� Boarding ^Ji.  ��� Grooming   Y'^k.  ��� Puppies       \1^_  occasionally    17  Roberts Creek, ����/  opposite Golf Course  885-2505  The SPCA still has some  animals looking for homes.  Large variety of kittens. 4  puppies: dober-  mannfretrlever, black/tan 6  weeks old. 3 males, 1  female. 3 month old black  male, part Cockapoo. Has  had first shots. Va  malemute female. 5 mon.  Very good with children.  Very friendly golden coloured female shepherd x.  Good disposition. #51  Just in time for Christmas]  puppies, cuddly and warm,  black with white markings.  Mother small terrier, father  spaniel - small when full  Jgrown. Free to loving  homes, 885-3671. #2  MUTTHUTT  "Doggone Cozy"  Insulated   Dog   and   Cat  houses   -   other   unique  features. Ph: 886-9519.     #6  To Good Home  Free dairy goat can be milk  ed In the spring. 885-9293  #51  Free med. size young dog.  Good with kids, comes  when called. 885-5831 eves.   #51  Mother and six year old daughter  need immed. a place In the Lower  Village Please call 866-8494. TFN  The CBC Beachcombers are  looking tor furnished or unfurnished rental housing for  cast & crew for the 19821  filming season. II you can  help, please contact Nick  Orchard at 665-7041 (collect). #1  FOR   RENT  2 bedroom duplex,  fireplace. In Gibsons Bay  area $475 per month. Phone  886-8107 or 886-7264.     #51  Apt. 2 br. fpl. view, all appliances $500. Tel.  112-943-2469 or 943-5026. #3  Two Homes lor Rent  2 bedrooms waterfront  ocean esplanade. Suit couple or two ladles. 3 bedroom  family home Grandvlew  area close to Cedar Grove  School. Manager - Mitten  Realty Ltd. 886-8126.        #2  Share view hse. W. Sechelt,  large living rm., Fireplace,  some furn. Children O.K. 3  brm. available on main  floor, current tenant reqs.  only bsmt. rm. and kltch. access. $310./mo. & utilities.  885-5631 eves. #51  View Townhouse, 2 bdrm. &  basement, $575. - 3 bdrm. &  basement $675. Fireplace  -appliances - Adults, no  pets, apply to Greg  886-2277,886-7204. #2  Partially furnished one  bedroom suite close to  Langdale. No children, no  pets, rent $350. Utilities Included. From Jan. 15th,  1982. Ph. 886-2479 after 6  pm. #51  LIVESTOCK  ELLINGHAM  STABLES  ��� Boarding  ��� Training  ��� Lessons  885-9969  For sale bred Nubian doe  $125. Young female goose  $25.886-8029. #51  FREE HORSE  15 yr. Arab/1/, horse gelding,  excellent disposition, confirmation, very affectionate,  fast and a real character,  needs a good, PERMANENT  home. Character references  required, facilities will be Inspected. If Interested, write  Box 92 at the Coast News,  P.O. Box 460, Gibsons,  describing yourself, your  facilities and your reason  for wanting a horse.        #3  "Arctlca" reg'd. white male  Persian, quiet & well mannered, needs good home  $40.886-7294 eve. #1  Christmas  Special!  Young  Cockatiels  S69.95  |Sax, flute, clarinet, bassist,  jwould like to gig, jazz/rock,  Call Neville 886-7442.  TFNl  Like new Yamaha organ A60  never used, with memory,  walking bass, piano, banjo,  Hawaiian bench and earphones, much more. Asking  $1,100,886-9102. #1  885-5525,$']  PIANOS BY  MASON & RISCH  YAMAHA GUITARS  AND MUCH MORE  LmW^Lm  UORIZON  MUSIC  Trail Bay Centre  805-3117  COMMERCIAL SPACE  1600 sq. ft. prime retail  SDace now available,  885-2522, 885-3i6b evenings      TFN  Brand new 2 bedroom  bungalow, all new appliances, airtight Fisher  stove, available Immediately, Gower Pt. & Chaster $500  mo. 886-9890. #1  Available December 15,  comfortable home, country  living, close to Gibsons &  shopping area with half  acre garden area, adult couple only, rent $600 per  month,   no   pets.   Ph.  886-7377. TFN  Local garage lor rent. Uoolt  repairs, etc! By day or more.  Info: 886-8276. #51  Rooms for rent, single or  twin. $50 to $75 per week.  Meals available. 886-9232.  TFN  1200 ��q. Ft.  commercial  Shoo space  For Lease  Hwy. 101, Gibsonsl  806-9414  Community Hall for rent In  Roberts Creek. Phone  Sue, 885-2972. TFN  In Garden Bay, new deluxe  two bdrm. apartments, appliances included. Adults  only. No pets. 883-9020 after  6 pm. #3  Office and commercial  spaces, various sizes,  200-1200 sq. ft. Centrally  located In Garden Bay.  883-9020 after 6 pm. #3  House to rent Gibsons, just  renovated, 2 BR, W/W  carpet, app. 1,000 sq. ft.,  range, fridge, washer, elec.  heat, $350 mo. 1 yr. lease,  $175 deposit. Mat. married  couple only. Apply Box 90,  c/o Coast News, Box 460,  Gibsons. #1  Gower Point Road (Bonniebrook) 3 bedrooms, basement, view, beach, secluded, fireplace. Park your car  100 feet below, no garage,  walk up winding trail to  house. $300, deposit $150.  Good references required.  7-9 pm 732-0139. #1  2 bedroom view house,  Selma Park, available Dec.  15th, $450 per month.  886-7802. #1  Gibsons Industrial Park, 750  sq.   ft.   light   industry   or  storage. Phone 866-2139.  #1  3 yr. old 1280 sq. fl. 2 bdrm.  home In Redrooffs area,  electric heat, fully Insulated  carport. No pets. Call collect 321-0880. #1  3 bdrm. full basement &  oceanvlew Selma Park.  Large kitchen, 2 baths., rec.  room. Avail. Jan 1. $550 mo.  885-3710. #1  One year old 2 bedroom  house, West Sechelt. 3 appliances $500 per month.  Available Jan. 1st. 885-2431.'  #1  OFFICE  SPACE  Very reasonable lease  requirements for 2nd  floor location.  Sizes available  from 880 sq. It. to|  4500 sq. It.  Air conditioned, car-|  peted mall location.  SPACE  AVAILABLE  IMMEDIATELY  Phone:  886-2234  886-7454  COMMERCIAL  SPACE  FOR RENT  Cedar Plaza  Gibsons  Up to 1600 sq. It. ol  prime Retail lloor  ���pace lor reasonable  lease rates.  Good location for  Men's Wear, Ladies'  Wear, Jewellry store,  etc.  Please contact  886-2234  886-7454  COMMERCIAL  BUILDING  in lower Gibsons  For Rent  or Lease  2360 sq. ft. Concrete  Block Building with  Carport & paved parking.  Available in part or  whole.  Phone 886-8121  TFN  Wanted - labourer with  chainsaw experience to  work part time on Island  near Sechelt. Boat transportation provided, $8 hr. Box  1274, Sechelt. #51  Wanted: Salesperson. Interpersonal skills and sales  experience an asset. Apply  Westwurld Sound,  885-3313. TFN  Self-cont. gardener's cottage,' non basmt., cozy,  quiet, elect, heat, furn. $400,  unfurn. $350, Incl. utility.  Phone 886-9336. #51  New 3 br., den, log home,  Redrooffs area, F/P, W/W, 3  appliances. Phone  112-521-3908. TFN  \Afaterfront cottage. Gibsons. Avail, immed.  $325/mo. 885-7334.        #51  HELP   WANTED  Cook's Helper starting Jan.  1, no experience necessary  but must be a willing  worker. Applications are being accepted at Creekhouse  In Roberts Creek from 10  am to 3 pm only. #1  Person to babysit 15 month  old baby 3 or 4 days per  week In my own home.  Please call 886-7808.     #51  Reliable Babysitting  weekdays, my home.  886-2883. #51  ADMINISTRATOR  Kiwanis Village In Gibsons, B.C. is Inviting  applications to fill the  position of administrator for the 36  bed intermediate care  facility.  The successful applicant should possess  the academics and certification necessary for  health administration  or have considerable'  experience in the  operation of a health  care facility. A  thorough knowledge of  Provincial long term  care policy would be an  advantage.  Salary will be commensurate with experience  and qualifications.  A detailed resume  should be sent to the  Chairman, Selection  Committee, Board of  Directors, Kiwanis  Village Care Home,  R.R. 1, Gibsons, B.C.  VON 1V0  WORK   WANTED  |J. LEPORE TILE  Quality  Installations  Ceramic, Mosaic or Quarry  All work guaranteed  Free estimates  Phone Anytime  Ralncoast  Secretarial  Professional Oul of Office  Typing  (Pickup and delivery  available)  Pam:  EWS.NMM8  HARBOUR  CHIMNEY CLEANING  Serving the Sunshine  Coast. Fireplaces, furnaces, oil stoves, 883-9171.  Customers from the 886 exchange call collect.  TFN  TREE SERVICE  We make it our business to  provide you with satisfaction. Our specialty:  ��� Topping  ��� Limbing  * ��� Dangerous Tree Removal  Insured guaranteed services.  i Peerless Tree Service Ltd.  Call for free estimate:  885-2109. TFN*  DEANS CHIMNEY SWEEP  Langdale, Gibsons, Roberts  Creek,  Sechelt. 886-7540.  TFN  Going Away?  Waarlll  - WatwyM' (jbMIs  -Fee* your pels    "*  ��� T-at* care ol your home  SUHJHIHE HOUSPISuXH  MOPPETS  Have your home cleaned  after your New Year's Party  or cleaned at any time. A  reliable team of two ��� excellent references.  886-7013,886-9847. #1  If you need a reliable experienced carpenter, call  Brian Price at 885-5206.   #1  To Basements, Bathrooms  Kitchens, etc.  Administrator for Sunshine  Coast Homemaker Service.  Position    is   available  January, 1982. This service |ncMnuJiTin|.|el  requires applicants wilh ad IKcNUVAl lUNo  mlnlstrative experience In  social work, home  economics or nursing. Applicant should be well  organized, self motivated  and willing to supervise a  large staff of 60 and ad-,  minister a substantial  budget. Resumes will be accepted until December 31st,  1981. Box 1069, Sechelt,  B.C.V0N3A0. #51  Fraa Estimates  10 yrs. Experience  B.P. SMITH  CONSTRUCTION  886-8263  or 112-524-8581  Pagir 7424  (Blacksmith Shopj  Welding k Fabricating  Tools k Hardware lor  Log Building  lehwtiCiiik W5-3755  Hardwood Floors resanded  and finished. Work  guaranteed, free est. Phone  885-5072. TFN  Experienced, reliable  babysitting. Gibsons preferred. Call Gillian at  886-8781. TFN  Experienced painting, work  guaranteed. 886-2863 after  5. #51  Made a mess - give us a test  ��� Christmas cleanup Two  reliable ladies, refere'nees.  885-5573 Shirley, Janice  885-7376. #1  Insulation Installed  Inspection   guaranteed,  Relax. Let us cater lor you &  your Iriends this season.  Car-Lynn  Catering.  Carol reasonable rates. 886-7206^  885-9276, Ly^J 885-7252. #51 "2  Quality finishing work by Clean   UP   and   rubbish  quick  reliable  carpenter; removal,   maintenance  also  small  plumbing  and handi-man. Phone 886-9498  electrical   work.   Phone a,,6'l��niu��^- ���  885-3847. .JIS1  B.C.   YUKON  BLANKET   CLASSIFIEDS  Experienced, dependable  carpenter available for wide  range of construction and  renovation services.  Reasonable rates, free  estimates. Phone 885-9512.  #51  Dress Designer: Expert In  dressmaking and alterations, reliable, reasonable  rates. For sewing needs call  Florence, 885-3759. #7  Light moving and hauling of  any kind, summer home  maintenance & caretaking,  steady part-time work.  886-9503. #1  Friday's Girl  Secretarial  Services  Photocopying        Typing  Bookkeeping  Call 886-2169  School Rd. ��. Hwy. 101  "The Big White House"  TFN  Carpenter���new and  renovations. Reasonable  rates and references.  886-7280.  TFN  Design  Drafting  886-7441  Dress Designer: Expert in  dressmaking and alterations, reliable, reasonable  rates. For sewing needs call  Florence, 885-3759. #7  Babysitting - my home, off  Pratt Rd. 886-7847. #51  Get your house cleaned  before Christmas. Very  good references. Phone  885-3383. #51  Chimney   Cleaning   and  Maintenance.      Phone  886-8187.   TFN  CLEAN SWEEP CHIMNEY  CLEANING SERVICE, clean  all chimneys, free estimates  on boiler repair and boiler  servicing. Phone 885-5034  or 885-2573. TFN  cat 235  Backhoe  Will Operator  For Hire  Jackson irollwrt  Logging Co. ltd.  885-2228  B.C. i. Yukon...  AKITAS, Japanese bear  dogs. Companion or show  puppies available from  champion parents.  Registered, tattooed, inoculated, guaranteed.  Parents nips x-rayed normal. Deb Winkler, R.R. 3,  Salmon Arm, B.C. VOE 2T0  Phone 832-4188. #51  1973 WARNER SWASEY  #300 6x6 carrier, two new  buckets W.O. $10,000 M.D.  unit price $34,500. 1960  Michigan Loader bucket  tab. Offers. Phone Jim at  594-5355 after 6.  EXCELLENT Computer and  Personal Dating Service in  your area. Romantic yet  realistic way to meel compatible friend and partner.  Request free information  from main office: Human  Contact, B4,818 ��� 16th Ave.,  N.W. Calgary, Alta. T2M  0K1. #51  Wallet - on Friday night. In  Soames Point area.  886-8352. Reward. #51  Boys Wallet. Reward.  886-9669. #51  White Icelandic knitted  sweater with tan and grey  stripes lost in Gibsons  Legion Sat. night, Dec. 5th.  If picked up by accident  please phone 885-9267, if  taken, please have second  thoughts. I can't afford  another, no questions asked. Reward. #1  FOR   SALE  WALLPAPER-fabulous  designs. Teredo Carpet &  Home Centre. 885-2601 or  885-7520. TFN  MACLEOD'S SECHELT for  hot water tanks and Hot-  point appliances.  885-2171. TFN  LOQ SKIDDING  Timber Jack Skidder  with operator, 886-2459  #51 TFN  For Explosive Requirements  Dynamite, electric or  regular caps, B line E cord  and safety fuse. Contact  Owen Nlmmo. Cemetery  Road, Gibsons. Phone  886-7778. Howe Sound  Farmer Institute. TFN  Dependable, experienced  carpenter, renovations,  eavestroughs,  greenhouses, sundecks,  finishing. No |ob too small.  Until 8 p.m., 886-7355.   TFN  Qualified Painter.  Reasonable rates. Work  guaranteed. 886-9749.   TFN  Carpenters available for  foundations, frying,  finishing, renovations.  References. 885-7417,  886-9679. #4  SATELLITE  1.1.  RECEIVING  DISHES  from $39.99  at  BREEN ONION  STEREO  Phone for a  DEMONSTRATION  ArrOINTMENT  before Jan. 1st  884-5240  Dunham Rd., Port Mellon]  H78 x 15 snowies on rims.  $50,686-9713. #2  8 mm Kodak camera screen  & pro|ector. Exc. cond. $90.  885-3429. #51  Firewood - Green Alder $80.  per cord. Serving Langdale  through Sechelt. Ph.  866-9843. #2  COAST  POWER CLEANING  ��� Steam Cleaning  ��� Pressure Washing  ��� Sand Blasting  ��� Industrial Painting  885-9316 FOR   SALE  Coast News, December 21,1981     19  Unewov   j  WOOD HEATERS  AND  WOOD ELECTRIC  FURNACES  Sales  and Service  H. Himmel  Hwy. 101,  W. Sechelt  885-2113  Alter 5 p.m.  #50  madeira  Appliances  have good guaranteed  rebuilt appliances.  Less than half  c>,l      new price.  *>n,im.883-2648  Franklin stove $125. Six  drawer dresser & two matching nlte tables. French  provincial white & gold antique finish. $300. Maytag  washer & dryer 3 yrs. old.  $800.888-7729. #51  Firewood For Sale  $30. per Va ton truckload.  886-2987. #2,  Chesterfield & Chair $150.  Adult 10-speed bike, like  new $65. Ph: 886-2775. New  Hammond Organ priced at  $4,200, will sell lor $2,800.  (y we at  J Macleods  ThukYra  In tost patronage  in 1981  ud wish yon ill  Prosperous  end  Happy  New  Year  Inglis multi-cycle auto  washer, excellent condition.  Guaranteed & delivered.  $250. Phone883-2648.   TFN.  Let US customize your kitchen co-ordinating drapery  fabric and wall covering.  Teredo Carpet Centre,  885-2601 or 685-7520.    TFN  TV & STEREO REPAIRS  Green Onion Stereo,  Dunham Rd., Port Mellon,  884-5240.  TFN  Industrial Sewing Machine.  Excellent machine for'  leather, heavy canvas etc.  885-7493. TFN  New & Used Equip. Sale  1-100,000 BTU space heater,  kerosene, $75; 1-75,000 BTU  space   heater,   kerosene,  $125; 1-051 Stihl 30" Bar,  $495; 1-XL1  Homellte 16"  Bar, $125; 1-Remlngton 12"  Bar, $65;  1-Hoffco Brush  Cutter (gas), $295; 1-4 hp  B&S engine, horiz. shaft,  $125; 1-5 hp B*tS engine,  horiz. shaft, $150;   1-5hp,  new I.C. series, B&S, $360;  1-16" Craftsman chainsaw,  $165; Hoffco Trimette grass  attachment,   reduced  to  clear,   $59.95;   Homellte  XL76, sale priced.  COAST  TOOL �� POWER  Rentals, Sales & Service  Formerly AC Rentals Ltd.  883-9114  TFN  SOMETHING BAZAAR  Nearly new clothing,  dressmaking & alterations,  back of Mitten Realty, lower  Gibsons Mon - Sat 10-5.  #51  Estimates  Floor Covering:  for  Now  Homes or  Rcmoridllini)  Quality  mid  Competitive  Prices  are yours  SECHELT  CARPET  CORNER  Peace River honey - unpasteurized, for sale.  886-2604. TFN  Bargain on good stereo  Sansul amp and turntable  EDS speakers. Technics cassette tape recorder/player.  $300. Call 883-2610 or  885-5888 Steve or Jim.     #1  EAR PIERCING  Beautiful 24 kt. gold studs  Included. Hairlines  886-2318, Seaview Place,  Gibsons. TFN  Viking dishwasher, under-  the-counter model. $90.  886-2474. #51  19" Quasar colour TV with  stand $125. Ladles white  gold diamond solitaire ring  $250. Deluxe guitar case,  pile lining $65. Solid maple  single bed $50. 12' radial  snow tires on Honda rims  $100. Lange skates size 10,  exc. cond. $25. Phone  886-2673 after 6 pm.       #51  Thick wool carpet 9 x 12  soft Avocado and gold $200  firm, includes underlay. Mc-  Cullough 33B chainsaw 24  inch bar, good condition  $50. Bell and Howell Supers  movie projector, new bulb  $50,886-7351. #51  1 wood cookstove $150. 1  old cookstove suitable for  display only. 886-7637.   #51  Powerful horse manure; you  load, $15.885-9969.      TFN  English Jump Saddle for  sixteen hand horse, bare  back pad like new. Both  $200. obo #51  Pair of Skis K2 (three's) with  Solomen 444 bindings. $75.  886-7727. #1  BLANCHE  EQUIPMENT SALES  Langley, B.C.        530-3166  7-Loader backhoes  5-hydraulic excavators  Wheel and track loaders  Bulldozers  Clearing    blades    and  buckets  Evenings  Jim 530-3166    Bill 888-1735  #4  New oxy-acet. gas-welding,  set torches, hoses,  regulators, cost new $410.  Sell for $300. Boy's skates  size 3'/a CCM, complete  with skate guards, as new  $20. Ladles 10-speed bike,  Norco, very good condition,  new value approx. $200,  asking $110. 885-3754 after  5. #1  Fresh young rabbit meat for  sale $2.25 Ib. High in protein, low In caloriesl  886-2971. #51  1-5 ton worm gear winch; 1  slant 6 Dodge engine &  transmission. 886-7064. #51  Shakes, 14 In. tapers $65 a  square. Ph: 885-3119 after 6  pm. #51  TRAILER HITCHES  Reese, Eaz-Tow and custom  hitches. Call Terry at Coast  Industries, Gibsons.  886-9159.  TFN  Appliances, Furniture, TV's,  Stereos, etc. DISCOUNT  PRICESI Kern's Home Furnishings. Seaview Place,  Gibsons. 886-9733.       TFN  Compare our photo  finishing prices. Maximum  $4.99-12; $6.99-20; $7.79-24;  $10.99-36. At Paclflca Pharmacy.       TFN  HOUSE LOOS  for sale  D & O Log Sorting. 886-7896  #51  Gift Certificates are  available at Unicorn Pets 'n  Plants, Cowrie St., Sechelt.  885-5525. #51  Men's 10-speed bike, like  new, Ideal Christmas gift,  only $125.886-8029.       #51  QOOD HAY $3.50 per bale.  50 or more, $3.00. Phone  eves. 885-9357. TFN  SALES & SERVICE  3 Year Warranty  on Paris & Labour  ^SUNSHINE  v COAST T.U.  After the Sale  It s the Service  Firewood for sale, Alder  split and delivered $65 per  cord. Ph: 886-9648. #51  Fridges GE $85, Recine $35,  both work, 24" stove $125.  Bushnell 3-8x22 scope, new  $40. Swedish M42B assault  rifle w/ammo. $80. 40 ch.  Commando CB w/magnetic  ant. $150. 2 larger Scotty  down-riggers w/balls, new  $60 each. 886-9178.        #51  Freight Damaged Appliance*  Big dollar savings on  stoves, fridges, washers,  dryers, dishwashers,  microwaves, etc. 1119 West  14th, North Vancouver.  980-4848 TFN  Children's and Adult's  Books, Bibles, games,  albums, tapes, jewellery,  cards, posters, plaques, etc.  available at Qibsons Christian Books and Cralts, 1589  Marine Drive, Gibsons.  Phone:886-9077. #51  Complete set of "Creative  Hands" 22 vols, of crafts,  emb., sew., knit., crochet,  etc. As new. Phone  885-2378. #51  AUTOMOTIVE  AUTOMOTIVE  1978 Volare wagon slant 6  engine, automatic, engine  In good condition, new exhaust system, 55,000 mil**,  some rutting. $900.  688-7227. #51  '72  Duster.   Ph:  886-2014.  #51  1977 GMC Va Ton Van 350  motor PS/PB, 43,000 miles,  new brakes and tires.  $5,500. 886-9819 alter 6 pm.   #2  For Sale...Vlkswgn Btl 65.  All   new   parts,   engine  broken. Best offer. RCA portable TV, 9 mos. old, $100.  Tel. 885-9790. #51  '79 GMC van long bed,  6-cyl., PS, PB, only 13,000  miles. Excellent condition.  $6,900 firm. 886-8776.     #51  1981 Datsun 280ZX GL  package, black w/gold,  leather, T-bar, air, loaded,  15,000 km. $16,500 or 7  886-9178. #51  ���ABBA���  SOUTH COAST FORD  885-2131  SMALL CAR)  SERVICE  is No problem  for us  Ford  has been building and importing cars and trucks  from Germany, Japan and  England as far back as  1949. So, if you have a problem with your small car  we've got the  EXPERIENCE  Hours of Service  8:00 am - 4:30 pm  885-3281  SSMTH CtAST  PtKi uua its  MARSHALL'S  scum soma  Salvage & Underwater  Repairs  fiefs - Aachen - Darin  Call 883-9482  78 F 150 4x4 new ex. tires,  brakes V8 auto. Most options, top shape, custom  canopy, $8,000 obo before  Dec. 31.883-2327. #1  1972 GMC Vs ton P.U. 4  spd., radio. Good  mechanically - with canopy.  $2,000,886-8634. #51  1973 GMC heavy half Sierra  Grande, cab newly painted,  box rusty, AT., PB & PS.  $1,000 OBO. 886-2512    #51  1978 Buick Regal LTD, excl.  cond., PS, PB, air, tilt wheel,  ruto, cruise, velour Interior,  AM/FM stereo, power seats,  two-tone metallic brown,  V-8, 45,000 ml. $6,000.  Phone 886-2207 day,  921-8694 night. #1  1973 Ford Gran Torino, runs  well. Phone 886-8769 after 5.  #1  1974 F100 Ranger, forest  green, all brakes 8. snows  new. Lots of miles but very  clean. $1,890. Phone  883-9380 or can be seen at  Ruby Lk. Resort. #1  1979 Ford F150,302, PS, PB,  50,000 km. AM/FM cass.  885-5570. #51  1970 TTans Am, 4 sp., good  condition. Phone 886-2975.  #51  1972 VW station wagon,  prime condition. $2,200  OBO. 1968 Ford Vi ton P.U.  insulated canopy, minor  rust $1,200 firm. 885-9883.  #51  1971 Toyota Crown, good  condition. $1,800. 885-3317.  #51  1965 Ford Galaxy 500 2 dr.  HT, good transportation  $500,886-2883. #51  1976 dodge Club Cab V-8  auto. 42,000 ml. Very good  cond. must be seen.  Sacrifice $3,000. Diana  883-9427 or 883-2248.       #2  New 15" Volvo rim, $30.  886-7112 or 886-7363.       #1  1974 Pontiac Lemans GT,  4-spd., 400 cu. In., FM/AM  radio, good tires. 1974 Ford  heavy duty Va ton. Camper  sp. 886-2898, 886-2423 eves.   #51  1963 Beetle, reconditioned  engine, good condition $825  OBO. 1968 Olds, good condition $400.886-8540.     #51  1966 Ford Va ton trade or  sell. Best ofler. Ph:  885-355?. #1  1973 Ford Pickup Va ton,  blue & black in. Power br.,  good running condition.  Call 885-3759. $1,600.       #1  1981 1-Ton Trucks  c/w 12' Vans  1981 F-250'a  3/4 Ton Pickups  1981 Fairmonts  1981 Mustangs  5 Ton Truck. 22' Box  Hydraulic Tailgate  DAILY WEEKLY  MONTHLY  COMPETITIVE RATES  RENT-A-CAR  REMT-A-TRUCK  MOTORCYCLES  1979 Honda 650, 6,600 km.,  fairing, back rest, engine  guard, two helmets, Immaculate condition $2,000.  886-8455. #51  1975 Vespa Sprint scooter  all white, 150 cc, excellent  condition $800 OBO. Call  Darlene 886-9455. #2  "WHEELESTATE". The  WHEELESTATE PEOPLE,  Harb'el Holdings Ltd. Mobile  Home listings and sales.  Kamloops 372-5711; Surrey  585-3622. Call collect.  (D6747). TFN  *%**>'  MOBILE HOME  SALES I SERVICE!  Big Maple Motel  Davis Bay  885-9513  D.L. 6925  For Sale by Owner 3  bedroom 12 x 68 Trailer.  $20,000. Call 885-9458 after  5:00. #51  TRAILER HITCHES  Reese, Eaz-Tow 8, custom  hitches. Call Terry at Coast  Industries, Gibsons,  886-9159.  TFN  coast mobile  Homos Ltd.  GOOD  SELECTION OF  DOUBLE WIDES  We take trades  or  Consign your  Mobile Home to  us lor QUICK Sale  885-9979  Hwy. 101  (across irom Banner's rurmlurel   MPl 6393  AB Haddock Boat moving.  Licensed and fully Insured.  Hydraulic equipment.  Phone 883-2722 days.  883-2682 eves.  __^ TFN  38 ft. FIG trailer, "Iwan K"  195 Penta, electronics,  fishing gear. Ph: 885-2002 or  view at Porpoise Bay wharf.  #2  Boat Trailer lor 18 ft. boat,  In good cond. $500 OBO.  886-2331. #51  HIGGS MARINE  SURVEYS LTD.  Insurance claims, condition  and valuation surveys. Serving ihe Sunshine Coast and  B.C. coastal waters. Phone  885-9425, 885-9747,  885-3643,886-9546.       TFN  I  Reduced $16,000  Custom designed 1,300 sq.  It. post and beam home on  Cooper Rd. 2 bedrooms, 1 Vi  baths., (master ensuite), 6  appliances and lots ol comfort, on a level '/> acre of  treed privacy. With a fish  pond, 2 outbuildings and  beautiful stained glass windows, It can all be yours for  the Incredible price ol  $79,000. Owner must sell,  so act quickly. Call 885-3153  (eves).    TFN  Private Sal*  Lot 81 Creekside - all  amenities, close to school &  shopping. Ask. $34,500  OBO. Ph: 886-2945. #2  View, Irvines Ldg., 3 bdrm.  rustic home on Kammerle  Rd., private .4 ac. treed  garden lot, $77,500.  886-4657. #2  73'x127' lot, nicely treed,  quiet area, perc tested, King  Road off Hwy. 101, Gibsons.  $35,000 firm. 885-7463.   TFN  House for sale by owner,  Selma Park, one bedroom  retirement or starter home  on small lot with excellent  view. $65,000. Phone  886-8453. TFN  Executive arch, designed 4  BR view to Keats, 2Vi baths,  large LR, half acre lot,  private, good home area, 11  yrs. Phone owner 886-7855.:  rl: I , ,     #1  For Sale by Owner. Seamount Ind. Lot 50 ft. x 150 It.  3-phase & sewer. $38,000.  (112)980-2154 evenings.   #1  Cheryl Ann Park - 3 BR rancher 960 sq. ft. Vi acre,  fireplace, fridge, stove,  garage. Oulet street.  $96,500. $30,000 assum. at  10%. 886-9672: #1  Garden Bay - good holding  lot, sacrifice sale - southern  exp., rocky, 5 mins. from  marina, water In, septic,  app. $17,000. 886-7955,  886-9720, #51  Vi acre corner lot In sunny  lower Roberts Creek. Nicely  treed and within walking  distance of ocean. $45,000.  886-7770. #2  1600 sq. ft. seml-waterfront  view home, Soames Pt. 3-4  BR, 2 baths., garage & carport. $134,900. Ph: 886-9683.  #51  WOODED LOT FOR SALE,  PARK-LIKE SETTING,  BEACH ACCESS, ALL SERVICES. MANATEE RD.,  ROBERTS CREEK.  72Vix105. $43,500. SOME  FINANCING AVAILABLE AT  15%. 886-2637. TFN  Roberts Creek building lot,  treed, close to beach,  $35,000. Phone 885-3470.  TFN  Two Ford '/i ton truck rims,  15 Inch 5 stud - cash. Phone  886-2105.  #2  CAMPERS 8 RV'S  Must sell 1973 Chev. class A  motorhome, has all options,  equipped for the ski slopes.  Phone 886-8769 after 5 pm.  #1  CASH FOR LOOS  Tod Meet  Free Estimates  D & 0  LOG SORTING LTD.  886-7896 886-7700  DROP OFF YOUR ___  "CLASSIFIED ADS!m  a,i CAMpbEll's  FAMILY SHOES A LEATHER GOODS  "In the Heait ol Downiown Sechell"      865-9345  DEADLINE: 12 NOON SATURDAY  In Sechelt  In Pender Harbour at:        ����"��* -"*���������� ��<������"  MADEIRA PARK PHARMACY  Pender Harbour Cenlre       WW-9414  ^DEADLINEi12NOONFRIDAVr^^  Public Works       Travaux publics  Canada Canada  INVITATION TO TENDER  SEALED TENDERS lor Ihe projects or services listed  below, addressed lo the Head, Tenders and Contracts, Pacific Region, Deparlmen! ol Public Works,  Canada. 1166 Alberni Sireet. Vancouver. B.C. V6E  3W5 will be received until the specific closing time  and date. Tender documents can be obtained through  lhe above noted Department ol Public Works, Vancouver office on payment of lhe applicable deposit.  MMMICT  M oaaeaa  Approi. 111,000 m1, aibeone, B.C.  Closing Date: 11iOO AM MT . 14 JANUARY  1HI  Deposit: $180.00  Tender documents may also be viewed et Ihe Construction Association ol Victoria and the Nanaimo  Construction Association.  INSTRUCTIONS  Deposit for plans and specifications must be made to  the order ot the Receiver General for Canada, and will  be released on return of the documents in good condition within one month from the date of tender opening.  The lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.  NOTICE INVITING  APPLICATIONS FOR  TIMBER SALE  LICENCE A1627S  Pursuant to Section 16(1) ol  Ihe Forest Act. sealed  lenders will be received by  the Regional Manager. Vancouver, up to 1:30 p.m. on  January 11, 1982. for a  Timber Sale Licence 10  authorize the harvesting of  420 cubic metres ol dead  and down cedar, locaied  McNab Creek. New  Westminster Land District  Term: 2 years.  Bids can be accepted only  Irom Ihose who are  registered ac small business  enterprises.' as defined in  the Regulations.  Details ol Ihe proposed  Timber Sale Licence may be  obtained from the Regional  Manager. B.C. Forest Service, 631-355 Burrard  Streel. Vancouver. B.C. V6C  2H1 orthe District Manager.  B.C. Forest Service. Box  4000. Sechelt. B.C. VON  3A0.  NOTICE OF  INTENTION TO  APPLY FOR A  DISPOSITION OF  CROWN LAND  In Land Recording District ol  Vancouver and situated near  North Road north ol the Village  of Gibsons.  Take notice that Felix Joseph  Comeau olR.R.#1. North Road.  Gibsons, occupation Fork Lift  operator and Mobile Home  Owner, intends to apply tor a  purchase of the following  described lands:  Commencing at a post planted at  the S.W. corner of Lot 25, D.L.  695. Gp. 1, New Westminster  District, Plan 2746 thence 30  metres west along the northern  boundary of Lot 22: thence  100.58 metres south to the  south boundary at Lot 21;  thence 120.2 metres east along  south boundary ot Lot 21;  thence north to the S.E. corner  of Lot 25 thence west along  boundary to point of commencement and containing 1.2 hectares more or less.  The purpose for which the  disposition is required Is to extend existing mobile home park  Felix Joseph Comeau  Dittd: Dec. IS, 1981  BRITISH  COLUMBIA  HYDRO  AND POWER  AUTHORITY  Invites tenders lor  Supply ol Ready Mix Concrete  Pender Harbour Area.  Relerence No.: 02-3893  Closing Date: 20 Jan/82  Supply of Lumber - Pender Harbour  Reference No.: 02-3894  Closing Date: 13 Jan/82  Supply of Explosives & Related  Material for Madeira Park. B.C  Reference No.: 02-3896  Closing Date: 13 Jan/82  Silled lenders clearly marked  is ibove-referenwd will be  received In Room 1026, B.C  Hydro Building, 970 Burrard  Street, Vincouver, B.C. VSZ  1V3 until 11:00 AM local time,  closing dates 11 ibevi.  Details miy bi obtained trorrt tin  office of thi Purchasing Agent,  10th Hen, 970 Burrard Strait,  Vancouver, B.C. V6Z 1V3,  telephone 663-2577 ind  663-2560.  SEASONS  GREETINGS  May Christmas  bring harmony and  peace to all our  loyal patrons.  Thanks.  CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING  Copyright and  Advertising  Regulations  The Sunshine Coast News  reserves the right to classify  advertisements under appropriate headings and determine  page location. 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For Salt, For Rant, ate.  um  mm  im  MINIMI.  mm   I I 11 m 11 ii ii m mi  t.nI5IJ]ZIL,J,llLL--tlT,,.liiaL.  LET THE CLASSIFIEDS  WORK FOR YOU...  WHILE YOU PLAY! 20     Coast News, December 21,1981  All is not progress  Sechelt Beach perspective  b> Vene Parnell  Part 2  Lasi week, the history  nl' Sechelt beach was  traced from Ihe late  WOO's, when the lirsl  while settlers came to  Sechell, In recent limes.  Ihis week, u look ai the  alternatives mil years  bier.  In lhe years between  1W6 mill I-J IK. Mind und  gravel had been laken  iimn Sechell beach In  barges lo build mad-  beds in Vancouver,  another money-making  scheme ol Whittaker's.  Helen dues nol belie e il  was ii greal deal ol  gravel, bui lhe shape of  itic beach was altered.  Al'tei ihe concrete wall  buill by lhe Union  Steamship Company was  destroyed by siorms in  I Ml, ihe beach remained undisturbed for  several years  However, in I975, lhe  Sechell council decided  in build the Trail Bay  Sea Wall with rip-rap  from highway "construction and lliis rough rock  was filled in with soil lo  form the existing roadbed, li cosl $5,000 and  was considered to be a  necessary step lo prevail  erosion by lhe sea.  Helen believes il was a  slep made necessary only  by a former council decision lo remove llic drill-  wood along lhe beach,  which had formed a  natural sea-wall for cen-  luries.  The work was slopped  ill April, 1976, by an  order from lhe provincial government's  Ministry of lhe Environment, which staled lhal  lhe rip-rap wall was a  trespass of the provincial  lease, li claimed lhe wall  was a hazard lo beach  users, ii blocked the  former easy access lo lhe  beach and lhal ii  "delraclcd from lhe  aesihelic. fealures of tlie  beach"] an opinion lhal  Helen heartily shares.  In 1981, lhe village  buill an exposed drain  pipe for the run-off from  newly-built Teredo  Street, "an ugly bliglu ai  lhe end of Ocean  Avenue, another unai-  iractive feature to spoil  lhe beach", stales Helen.  Dill Fraser, an owner  of Royal Terraces, is Interested in making the  beach in from of his pro-  jccl more alraclive, since  lhe walerlronl will be a  major attraction IO condominium residents.  "I have discussed I lie  possibilities with an ur-  chitect, bin ai ihe moment ihere is no par-  liculai plan proposed by  council for lhe beach  area. We wain our improvements io fit in wilh  lhe entire beach front,  bin wc are slill only in  lhe discussion stages  wilh lhe Mayor and  Sechell council."  Mayor Bud Koch  believes ii is loo late to  go back and restore  Sechell beach to iis  former natural slate, "as  Helen Dawe would  like". He believes lhe  rip-rap wall was  necessary lo prevenI erosion, bin ihai ii has tint  been I he besi sol ul ion  and lhe lime has come lo  design a belter plan for  lhe beach.  "We arc consulting  wilh engineers and asking advice of local ex-  pens lo find lhe besi  solution. We cannot  spend a lol of money and  arc hoping lhal the  engineering advice and  Ihe labour involved in  lhe beach project will be  largely voluntary.  Presumably, all Ihe  residents want Ihe beach  improved and to make il  inlo a pleasant, attractive spot."  Mayor Koch staled  thai Helen Dawe's  recommendation lo consult with Wolf Bauer, of  Seattle, a shore resource  consultant, "will be  given serious considera-  lion, because we do not  In West Sechelt  Waterline halted  The Wesl Sechell waterline main project will be  hailed as soon as existing pipe lias been laid, due lo  rejection by Victoria of borrowing by-law #207 to  finance lhe project.  The by-law which was hurriedly prepared and senl  in Victoria lasi month was returned to ihe regional  board by ihe Ministry of Municipal Affairs.  Secrelary-lreasurer Larry Jardine lold Ihe board al  Thursday's meeling ihe by-law must be wrillen  separately and not added on to the Secret Cove waler  main and reservoir construction overrun by-law.  The board gave ihree readings al Thursday's  meeling lo lhe new by-law lo borrow $360,000 for lhe  Wesl Sechell project, which is almosl half-  coinpleled.  Public Works Superintendent Gordon Dixon told  I lie board ihe projeel can afford a one monlh delay  until lhe new by-law is approved and relumed from  Victoria, as work is already well-advanced lowards  ihe projecled compleilon dale of May 1982. Approximately 3,900 feel of pipe is already on sile and clearing work on lhe second half of ihe line is completed.  Dixon staled lhal lhe lolal cosl of lhe Wesl Sechell  projeel would be $360,000 compared to the $600,(XX)  estimate given by Dayton and Kniglil engineers who  expected the projeel would be done through private  contractors rather than by regional board employees.  ct\ristn|d$ greetings  to our Customers  SB & 911 ^n^oitfoiuHui  CARPET, TILE & SHEET VINYL  Scott SB-u-JL &C^l9\Uln  We will be CLOSED  from December 24th until Jan. 4th  waul lo make any more  mistakes.  "We are nol going lo  do anything umil we are  sure ihai we have lhe  best plan from an  engineering point of  view. The improvements  lhal we do now will have  lo lasi for the future and  we want ii done righl."  Vic Wallers, a local  businessman in Ihe sand  and gravel industry, has  suggested to council that  lie would like 10 sec sand  poured back into Sechell  beach.  "Years ago, sand was  laken oui of the beach.  Norm Burley remembers  when he was a young  man, playing ball on the  Hal stretch of sand at  low tide, bul lhal is gone  now.  "The beach is a terrible mess now. The riprap wall is eroding and  lhe beach is littered wilh  cracked rocks. There is  no doubl lhal something  needs to be done.  "The rip-rap lhal is  Ihere now should be  cemented into place and  ii will be necessary to  engineer ii in such a way  ihai ii will withstand ihe  sea. Now lhal the logs  have been removed, ilie  natural protection of the  'shoreline is gone and  something has lo be done  io prevent fun her erosion."  Wallers believes lhal  consulting with Wolf  Bauer will be "fairly  cosily" and does not  believe il is necessary.  "We have a greal deal of  local talent and expertise  to call on, people who  may be willing to contribute their advice as lo  how bcsl to proceed.  "The beach is an im-  poriani attraction for  tourism in lliis area. The  improvements could be  done gradually, once a  plan is agreed upon."  Sechell beach, once a  natural splendour, now  stands isolated and  despoiled. In spile of  man's interference, the  worn-smooth pebbles  slill roll onto the shore  and, someday soon, once  dangerous sharp rocks  are removed, children  may once again play in  lhe waler and small  boals line ihe shoreline.  Damage has been  done, bul maybe it is nol  loo late.  In the  greenhouse  by Sandy Loam  Since the winter  weather appears to have  settled in in earnest,  those of us fortunate  enough to have a  greenhouse can concentrate all of our efforts  there.  Soil: The best  greenhouse soil is a mixture of one part peat,  one part sand, and two  parts of good garden  soil. An addition of one-  eighth vermiculite or  perlite will assist  drainage. It is advisable  to pasteurize, not  sterilize soil for use in the  greenhouse. To  pasteurize put soil in foil  pans, cover with foil,  place in oven and bring  temperature to 180��F.  This kills harmful  bacteria while preserving  useful bacteria. Soak the  soil well before using.  Temperature: Even an  unhealed greenhouse will  grow some crops in  winter. Try the following:- lettuce, radishes  and spinach.  The ideal for a heated  greenhouse is a daytime  temperature of 65 ��F  (19��C) and a nightime  temperature of 45 ��F  (7 ��C). You can maintain  temperatures by double-  glazing, i.e. attaching  plastic sheeting lo the inside for insulation. Keep  the air stirring with an  electric fan, to minimize  heat loss.  Ventilation: Do not let  the air become stagnant.  Have ventilation sources  close to heat source.  Watering: Plants should  have a good soaking at  regular intervals, but soil  should be allowed to dry  in between. Don't water  foliage. Water in the  morning. Use warm  (70 ��F) water if possible.  Nexl lime:, tomatoes and  cucumbers.  "If Christmas means anything,  it should mean that, like the  Shepherds of old, we catch a vision of  the world as it qught to be and not as it  is. In our finer moments all of us feel  the thing we ought to be, beating  beneath the thing we are."  Tommy Douglas  Christmas, 1975  The usual prize of $5.00 will he awarded lo Ihe person whose entry is chosen correctly identifying Ihe  location of Ihe above. Send your entries lo the  Coasl News, Box 460, Gibsons, in lime lo reach Ihe  newspaper office by Salurday, January 2nd., 1982.  Last week's winner is Shannon Steele, Box 624,  Sechelt, who correctly identified the scarecrow on  Helen Dawe's properly in Sechell.  Sunshine Coast Regional District  NOTICE  The offices of the Sunshine Coast  Regional District will be closed from  December 25, 1981 to January 3,  1982.  Regular office hours will commertoe  (Monday) January 4, 1982 at 8:00  a.m.  All outstanding accounts payable to  the Regional District as at December  31, 1981 will be accepted in our office to 4:00 p.m., January 4, 1982.  L. Jardine  Secretary-Treasurer  Season's  ����gp Greetings!  During Iks Holiday season  we will os  CLOSED: Dec. 25.26. 271 28  Optn: Oft. M, 30 & 31  closed: January 1  Optn as usual from Jan. 2  Best Wishes  from the Staff of  GIBSONS  BUILDING SUPPLIES LTD.  "For AU Your BulMlng Nccdo"  foil Fin ��     ..  Ftom vtKmti       Sunshine cibwtn  688-8814     c��><      886-8111  '^Bl Gibsons Bi  ��� ��� -f ���?. '��� t?*h  &j3wm$j������  - of;-. *'��� } f  |  me SUNSHINE COAST  REALTOR  A Glassford Press Publication. Box 460, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1VO  Individual   Listings  Presale By Builder  1172 sq. ft., 3 bedroom 2 bath, close to schools, basement.  $75,000  886-7309  PANORAMIC VIEW ��� REVENUE  Lower Gibsons Revenue property. Panoramic view  $125,000  up to $100,000 financing available at 13%  Call 438-6508 (collect)  t        Only $5,000 down  Balance at 13'/2%  For a large centrally located duplex lot in Nanaimo. F.P.  $45,000, plans and building permits free or trade as down payment towards purchase of home on the Sunshine Coast.  CaU 883-9926  WOODCREEK PARK  corner lot **74  Price ��3**��E  Open to Offers 886-2311  Selling Your Home?      We Can  Help.  Call   886-2622   or  886-7817 Crossword  by Jo Melnyk  1.  6.  10.  14.  15.  16.  17.  18.  2D.  21.  22.  23.  25.  27.  30.  31.  32.  33.  36.  37.  38.  39.  40.  41.  42.  44.  45.  47.  48.  49.  50.  54.  57.  58.  59.  60.  61.  62.  63.  ACROSS  Retted  Endure  Americen Chemical  Engineers Org.  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For Information  886-2615  885-5664  by Chak-Chak  Here it is Christmas  already and people are  getting ready for the  traditional turkey dinner. Not everyone, including myself, dines on  turkey during this festive  season however. In many  countries seafood is the  main dish.  I liked baked salmon  or smoked sable fish  (black cod) poached.  Prawns, abalone or  scallops when combined  with certain vegetables  can be very delicious.  The Scandinavian  countries always feature  seafood dishes at this  time of the year. I am  sure most people have  heard of 'Lutefisk' and  if you would like to try  some you can buy it  already prepared at the  Gibsons' Fish Market.  Carol Brakstad of  Gibsons gave me this  recipe for lutefisk.  Soak lutefisk in cold  water for 3 to 4 hours.  Place in a steamer or  poach in water that has  been brought to a boil.  Steam or simmer in  poacher for 5 minutes,  do not overcook.  Remove with a slotted  spatula and drain off excess water. Place on a  heated platter and serve  with a white egg sauce.  Garnish with finely  chopped egg yolk.  The Italian people also  enjoy a great variety of  seafood on Christmas  Eve. There is not enough  space at this time to deal  with those goodies.  Gibsons and Sechelt  Fish Markets have a  number of Scandinavian  kinds of fish available including frozen lutefisk  (must be thawed before  soaking), stockfish  (dried codfish), pickled  herring and rollmops,  lumpfish caviar and  frozen sliced, smoked  Pacific salmon in plastic  pouches processed by  their own company in  Vancouver for export to  California.  Here is a Scandinavian  type dish that I like that  would be suitable for  brunch during the holiday for those who are  tired of turkey.  Seafood Pancakes  Filling:- (Ingredients per  person)  Vt lb. Smoked Fish  (Salmon, Herring, Black  Cod etc.)  Vt lb. shrimp (pre-cooked)   or   small   prawns  (shelled)  Vt Ib. Spinach  Poach fish and remove  bones or use pre-cooked  barbecued salmon, keep  warm  in  oven.   Saute  prawns and keep warm  in oven. Cook spinach in  usual  way,  drain  and  chop with knife, place in  oven to keep warm.  Pancakes:-    (Makes  about 6 pancakes)  2/3  cup  whole wheat  flour  Vi tsp. salt  2 eggs (well beaten)  1 'A cups milk  I'/: tbsp. melted butter  or margarine  Combine beaten egg���  salt, melted butter and  milk; add flour slowly  and mix until smooth.  (Keep well mixed as you  use).  Bake on well greased  griddle or frying pan using about 1/3 cup of batter to make large pancakes 8-9 inches in  diameter.  Turn out onto hot platter, butter, roll, and keep  warm in oven 'til all batter is used up.  To serve, place on plates,  unroll, fill with equal  amounts of filling re-roll  and drizzle with 'Tangy  Orange-Lemon Sauce' or  'Mock Hollandaise  Sauce'.  Tangy Orange-Lemon  Sauce  1/3 cup lemon juice, 1/3  cup orange juice  Peel   from   1   orange,  grated (coarse)  1 tbsp. honey (or sugar)  1 tsp. cornstarch (mixed  in cold water)  Mix   juices,   peel   and  honey    in    a   small  saucepan over medium  heat;   then   add   corn  starch   and   mix   'til  thickened.   Serve   hot  over pancakes or crepes.  Mock Hollandaise Sauce  Just before serving stir in  3 tbsp. lemon juice, 6  tbsp. butter, added 1  tbsp. at a time and a  dash of cayenne; heat  thoroughly and gradually stir a little of the hot  sauce into 3 lightly  beaten egg yoks. Stir into  remaining sauce and  cook over very low heat  for 2 to 3 minutes, .stirring constantly. Serve  with vegetables or fish.  llCotmpiii-gerifs of the  Season and sea you.  School  Board  by Miryanne West  Criticism of CM Projects at the last School  Board meeting brought  the company's representatives to this week's  meeting with a progress  report, as follows:  Roberts Creek Gym  -excavation complete,  concrete should be  poured by Wednesday,  December 23rd and  masonry construction to  start after the New Year.  Building permit is  finalized, the septic  system designed and being processed by the  Health department.  Davis Bay School  ���Work will start on the  gym floor January 4th,  and is expected to take  about four weeks.  West Sechelt Elementary School - Foundations complete, masonry  started next week. Structural steel expected  January 5th. Weather  has slowed things down  but not affected completion date. Suppliers say  the heating system will  arrive on time. Skylights  will be added to the  library.  Chatelech - Waiting  for approval to go to  tender. Drawings and  budget have been sent to  Victoria. Completion  date July 1982.  The Bowen Island  Community School  Association has received  a letter from Evan Wolfe  informing them they are*  to receive a grant worth'  $19,306.67 from the  Recreation Facilities  Assistance programme  for the development of  outdoor facilities at the  Community school.  The whole project has  been estimated, to cost  approximately $53,000,  of which Bowen Island  will raise ten thousand  matched by the School  Board. Volunteer  labour, equipment and  materials it is hoped will  cover the discrepancy. A  team of Katimavikers  has been working at the  ���Community School since  September.  Coast News, December 21,1981     21  ���Garnet  ��� Pusilee  , ���Model* ���Toye \,K*\  "���Stocking Stutter*   \,  TOYS & HOBBIES  JOB ALL AGES  | Sunnycr���t Mali Gibsons  886-8412  ARE YOU?    '  * Confueed about Ufa Itteurance?  e   A   noR-amofccr   paying   emoker  rmteeT  0 Concerned that your premlume no  longer fit your budget?  If thoughts like these raise  questions, that's good!  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