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 LEGISLATIVE LIBRARY  Parliament Building-  Victoria, B.C. V8V 1X4  9|.8  s defeat Forestry spraying  by Rose Nicholson  The first round of the battle  to prevent the spraying of the  herbicide Vision on blocks in  Wilson Creek, Roberts Creek  and Langdale went to opponents of the spraying, but  their victory was a short-lived  one.  The Forest Service had announced the spraying program  would begin last Tuesday,  September 25, so members of  the Sunshine Coast Environmental Protection Project  (SCEPP) made plans for a prolonged 'dawn to dusk vigil' at  all the spray sites.  Bill Wishlow of the Forest  Service and Brian Williams and  his crew from the Abbotsford-  based company, Western Weed  Control, were met by some 20  SCEPP protesters when their  pickups, with tanks that  allegedly contained Vision, arrival at the site at the top of  Field Road in Wilson Creek.  SCEPP's numbers were soon  augmented by about 30  residents of the surrending areas  who were all determined to see  the spraying halted. They had  all the earmarks of everyday  people seriously concerned  about their health and welfare.  Bill Wishlow's on-site claim  that "Vision is safe, I use it on  my own lawn," was greeted  with such rejoinders as, "If you  want to spray it on your lawn,  that's your business!" said one  woman. "Don't tell me what is  safe!" echoed a man eating  soup from a field Mt. "I go to a  great deal of trouble to buy  safe, pesticide-free food for my  family and I don't want them to  have to drink poisoned water!"  cried a woman with a child in a  back carrier.  As the verbal confrontation  continued, elements of the weed  control crew went to work with  machetes and brush saws. The  spraying was held off because,  said Bill Wishlow, "It was too  wet."  The protesters greeted this official explanation as a 'cop-out'.  They wanted the spraying  cancelled completely, not just  postponed.  Early in the afternoon, Mel  Scott from the Forestry office in  Burnaby and Paul Harper, the  local Field Office Supervisor,  arrived at the site. After a  lengthy discussion with the protesters, Scott agreed that they  would confine their efforts to  manual brushing and would  hold off on the spraying as long  sis there were people on the  sites. "If they leave, we'll start  spraying," promised Forestry  Official Ron Greshner.  "But they may try to remove  us legally," Carole Rubin (of  SCEPP) later told this reporter.  This fear ultimately proved  groundless.  But in spite of Forestry  assurances not to spray as long  as people were on site, late on  Wednesday afternoon crews  went in and sprayed at the  Grauman Road, Lockyer Road,  and the B & K Road sites, aware  of but deliberately ignorning the  presence of the many protesters.  "There's a lot of angry people here," declared Ron Short-  house, "and I'm one of them."  Shorthouse and his family  live on Grauman Road, and  thdr water supply will be directly affected by the spraying.  Employed at Howe Sound Pulp  and Paper, he is also a member  of the Canadian Pulp and  Paperworkers' Union. "We  passed a motion at our union  meeting last night," he said, "to  oppose the spraying of Vision.  Norm McClellan, the national  vice-president of the union was  there, and he supported our  decision."  An anguished Petra Detwiller  and her family also live on  Grauman. "Don't they realize I  get my water from there?" she  asked.  The rest of the group did not  have much to say, but much  was conveyed by the expressions  on their faces. By then it was  nearly dark, the spraying crews  had left, and protest leaders felt  theeere wasn't much point in staying any longer. "But we'll be  out hwe at dawn tomorrow,"  said a dog-tired, but 'dogged'  Carole Rubin.  On Thursday morning  residents on Lockyer and  Grauman Roads reported that  Forestry trucks had headed up  to the blocks, and soon after,  reports came in saying that  spraying had begun.  People streamed to the  blocks, only to discover that the  report was in error. The crews  on the site were using manual  methods only.  When Paul Harper (from the  Forestry) arrived, there was a  long discussion as to why Tuesday's agreement to hold off on  spraying had been violated.  Harper's argument revolved  around the actual location of  the protesters, claiming they  Please turn to page 14  Protestors gathered in Roberts Creek list week in a successfu  protest of the spraying of the herbicide Vision. (See story  adjacent) -Row Nicholson pholo  The Sunshine  Published on the Sunshine Coast    25'per copy on news stands     October 1,1990      Volume 44      Issue 40  Gibsons says no  Killam denied high-density scheme  Davis Bay Wharf at sunset... another scene of Idyllic tranquillity on the Sunshine Coast.  ���Frill Burnilde pholo  In a well-attended, but  generally subdued meeting held  September 25, Gibsons Council  finally came to grips with the  'destiny of the area, known as  Gospel Rock.  At (east for the foreseeable  future, developer Hayden  Killam \will have to satisfy  himself With building roughly  35 homes instead of the  150-plus homes he would have  been allowed had the requisite  bylaw changes taken place.  However, before the local  lawmakers dealt with the fate of  Gospel Rock, they chose to address themselves to Bylaw  600-6, an amendment to the Official Community Plan (OCP),  which was up for third reading.  Changes contained within  this 'package' amendment were  believed necessary by council  after the Friends of Gospel  Rock had challenged the  original Gospel Rock rezoning  bylaw (555-29). Further, opponents to the Gospel Rock  development voiced their belief  that the OCP was in direct opposition to the aims of the pro-  development forces.  Alderman Dixon addressed  his colleagues, worrying that, "I  am sure most of us around here  agree that the OCP amendment  suggested by our attorneys���for  future legal purposes���are not  as stringent as the wording first  Davis Bay resort debate  Majority of residents seem opposed  The Wilson Creek Community Hall was hot and packed to  the rafters, primarily with  residents who voiced deep and  wide-ranging concerns about  the impact of a proposed $3.5  million resort complex in their  Davis Bay neighbourhood.  After only three or four  residents had been heard, all opposed to the project on the  grounds that their cherished  ocean view would be badly  obscured, if not completely  eliminated, Sheldon Chandler,  the developers' architect, made  what amounted to a 25-minute  recap of the resort's virtues, and  a plea for its acceptance.  . Chandler outlined, using  multiple artists' drawings and  maps, virtually every aspect of  the three-storey resort. He  stated that every effort had been  taken to design a complex which  would be not only commercially  viable for his clients, but which  would also be aestheticaly pleasing to the community.  Ed Cuylits rose to his feet  wondering what might happen  "...should the resort owners sell  out and the residents be left to  the (possibly) less tender mercies  of new owners. Mr. Cuylits then  suggested that the existing  restrictive covenents be made  binding upon future owners.  A short time later, with the  crowd of about 50 remaining  sedately docile in their chairs,  an unidentified man (ailed out,  "Is silence taken as  agreement?" Cuylits rose again  to call on the crowd for more  participation.  A woman asked, "How (an a  three-storey building not take  away the vtew?"  Architect Chandler tried to  field the question by asserting  that "The trees were so .dense  along Whittaker...that the  ocean couldn't be seen  anyway." He added that the  view would be improved as a  result of the erecting of the  resort. "That's simply not  true," a man muttered.  Ms Eileen Nelson rose and  said, "1 personally resent three  storeys! I can see over the trees  and Casa Martinez." Then addressing Chandler, she added,  "And you say you spoke to the  residents about the impact of  this hotel?"  "I said we���meaning the corporate 'we'," replied a slightly  flustered Chandler.  "Chandler is missing the  point," argued Tom Harris who  lives on Laurel Road. "He says  it's (the resort) aesthetically  pleasing. But I'll be blocked! I  can see the lights of Nfmaimo  now���but I won't be able to if  they build this thing."  Feeling somewhat pressed,  architect Chandler made an  observation which struck this  reporter as somewhat threatening in nature. "It would have  .been a lot easier to develop the  building on the land which is  already zoned for Commercial.  It's ban 10 months now, going  the public hearing route. They  (Isobel and Dave Hayer, the  developws) want something a  bit rxtter than a box."  The Coast .News then asked  Chandler what the Hayers  would do should the bylaws not  be changed to allow their present plans to go forward.  Dave Hayer rose to his feet  and said that "We have beer  approached (in the past) to sell  (the land) and crackerbox  houses could be built on it.  Right now this could be done.  Phase turn to page 13  given to the powers of the community plan by our planner,  Mr. Buchan."  Alderman Reynolds then addressed the issue, saying,  "Although 1 am satisfied with  the general content and the in  tent of the OCP, I recognize  that it is to be a fluid document.  That is not to say that it is to be  changed at the whim of council,  but rather reviewed in its entirety every three to five years.  ���Please turn to page 5  Block Seven vote  Fifty-seven per cent of possible \olcrs in Sechelt, possible  Ihe heaviest turnout of all lime soundly defecated all aspects of  Ihe Block Seven development lasl Saturday.  The Aquatic Centre sank al 1354 - 546; the Seniors'  Building ��us denied hy 1382 - 517; and the Municipal  Hall/library Archives was spurned by 1352 - 544.  A shaken Mayor Tom Meredith said immediatel> alter Ihe  vote: "I am very disappointed, particularly about Ihe  l.ihran / Municipal Hall. It's a musl ��� even after Ihis vole."  Family Week  At the September 25 Gibsons Council Meeting, Mayor Diane  Strom proclaimed the week of October 1 as 'Family Week'.  The mayor defined Ihe family as a "fundamental unit of our  society, providing family members with nurturance, encouragement, and deserving of recognition and of public  policies which will ensure enhanced security, growth and  esteem."  History of Sechelts  In publication  -^���Vvl w''P*�����  During a brief press conference held prior to a council  meeting on September 27, the  Sechelt Indian Band and publisher Howard White displayed  author Les Peterson's "Story  Of The Sechelt Nation."  Beginning his research in  1952, Peterson's labour of love,  which started as a thsis, took  almost four decades before seeing the light of day. Publisher  White announced an initial  press run of 2,500, a figure  which caused a reporter to  wonder whether ihis was "a little low." White smiled and  assured everyone that there  were more books to be had, if  needed.  Chief Tom Paul accepted a  symbolic "first shipment" of  books on behalf of the Sechelt  Indian Band. Smiling with obvious pride and delight were  Band Council members Teresa  Jeffries, Ben Pierre, and Gary  Fesschuk.  Chief Paul mentioned that  the new book would be "...used  in conjunction with our Native  Studies Program." The Chief  added that two SIB Councils  (including his own) were involved in the evaluation and approving of the (latest) revised  manuscript.  White and Paul agreed that  "Story Of The Sechelt Nation"  is "very much L�� Peterson's  book ��� although he worked  with many other people over the  decades."  Serving the Sunshine Coast since 1945   "   -"        I I   MlMiMtf^i  -. ���  ������     ���'���',mimh,maIM   ���   1,    ,      '   I j Coast News, October 1,1990  Naysayers needed!  With any rising tide of protest, most specifically with  that now evident on the Sunshine Coast, there is inevitably  a counter groundswell of voices censorious of those who  would say "Nay!"  Inherent in the very act of protesting anything is a threat  to one form of status quo or another.  The Tetrahedron Alliance, for example, mounts a concerted effort to halt logging in a particular area. They protest in the name of wilderness beauty and sanctity, and  their message attracts attention and adherents.  But their very act of protest engenders opposition from  others who sense, rightly or wrongly, that their very  livelihood is now threatened. Their voices aic addesd to the  mix of logging and government response to their perceived  upset of an economic apple cart which, til now, had  bounced merrily along.  The residt is a public debate and discourse which is  healthy for everyone, most especially for those whose role  is to listen to the claims and counter-claims, sift them,  make sense of them, and then to decide, each man and  woman for him or herself, what personal stand to take.  This is the awesome part that responsible protest and  dissent have played in all truly free societies. To churn up  the muddy waters of complacency; to refuse to accept any  form of authority or its dictates on mere faith; to challenge  laws and lawmakers whenever these appear to cut against  the rights, health, and general welfare of the people; to exercise one's individual right (and societal obligation); to  scream lustily and long that "The emperor has no  clothes!"  To protest is a noble form of activity, but also one  fraught with perils minor and major. To protest is to stand  up and out in a crowd, at the possible cost of being shunned, reviled, rejected by friend and foe alike, or subjected to  physical assault and possibly death.  Which is why most of us tend to leave our protesting to  surrogates, to individuals and groups whom we support  emotionally, financially, or both. When their efforts and  courage pay off, we celebrate vicariously, as if we personally had been leading the charge.  Then comes the day when our own ox is gored, when  some protest appears to threaten some aspect of our own  personal or collective lives. This is when we discover just  what we are truly made of, when we face a moment of  truth and possible sacrifice.  Growth and change, the raising and illuminating of  human consciousness, the very fabric of who we are and  who and what we might become is born in protest.  When a single human being cries "I'm mad as hell and I  won't take it anymore!" and then proceeds to protest  some aspect of the human condition as he or she experiences it, we all suffer and we all benefit.  Responsible protest is one of the highest forms of self-  expression.  Stifling, muzzling, or snuffing it out is one of the lowest. .  f  5 YEARS AQO  The complaints of commercial fishermen, objecting to  the crowded facilities at the Gibsons Government Wharf,  has had the result that all pleasure boats moored at the  wharf may soon be ordered to leave. "This Is the law," said  Mayor Labonte. "Fishermen have the right to park boats at  the wharf and pleasure craft will have to move."  10 YEARS AQO  Historic Whitaker House In Sechelt is scheduled for  demolition this week. The Sunshine Coast Credit Union Is  planning to erect a new building on the site.  20 YEARS AQO  Following three years of intensive signal studies along  with extensive engineering and commercial surveys,  Coast Cable Vision goes smoothly Into operation on  Thursday, October 1.  30 YEARS AQO  To assist young people in the area, the Port Mellon  Community Club has organized a film society. There will  be two film showings every month.  Residents of Halfmoon Bay, Redrooffs and Welcome  Beach turned out in full force Saturday to honour  Reverend Canon Greene, DD, their now retired pastor.  Canon Greene was the popular parson of the Columbia  Coast Mission boat, the John Antlel  40 YEARS AQO  Schools here will cost in the neighbourhood of $500,000  before completion. Every modern method will be used in  their construction. Science will attend every movement until the final stone is laid. Then the school board will employ  a water diviner to locate water on the Roberts Creek  school site. Permission will be sought for Gambler Island  school students to attend school at Hopkins Landing until  the Gambier Island school is built.  The Sunshine  COM?  Pubii.h.d by GLASSFORD PRESS LTD.  Editor:  Jan Michael Sherman  Rose Nicholson  Advertising  Mgr:  Fran Burnside  John Gilbert  Jean Broccoli  Production: Jan Schules  Jackie Phelan  Bonnie McHeffey Office Mgr:    Anne Thomsen  Brian McAndrews Dee Grant  BUI Rogers Judle Myers  Bev Cranston  The SUNSHINE COAST NEWS is a locally owned newspaper,  published on Ihe Sunshine Coast. BC every Monday by Glasslord  Press Ltd., Box 460. Gibsons. BC VON 1V0. Gibsons 886-2622 or  8867817: Sechelt 885-3930: Pender Harbour 883-9099: Gibsons  Fax 886-7725, Sechell Fax 885-3954. Second Class Mail Registration No. 4702.  Tht Sunshine COAST NEWS is protected by copyright and reproduction of any part of it by any means is prohibited unless permission in  writing is first secured from Glasslord Press Ltd., holders of the  copyright. SUBSCRIPTION RATES  Canada: e year $35: 6 mon.ns $20. Fo.eegn 1 yeae $40  1 do believe that it is absurd  for any member of Gibsons  Council to give the Coast News  the credit or the blame for the  defeat of the Gospel Rock proposal. I would point out to the  inflamed alderman that the first  public hearing was as crowded  and as eloquently opposed to  the development as the last. The  arrival of Jan Michael Sherman  at the editorial desk did not  create the opposition to the project. There was a while there  earlier this year when this paper,  without having taken an  editorial position, was being inundated with letters of protest  about the development, far  more than we could possibly  have printed.  Alderman John Reynolds*^  called me just before the fourth  and last public hearing into the  proposed rezoning of the  Gospel Rock Plateau. Or was it  the third and last? Does  anybody remember?  Anyway, just before the last  of several hearings held on the  Hayden Killam proposal, the  good alderman was highly indignant about the coverage afforded the matter by the Sunshine Coast News.  I allowed that I could see  where the newspaper of  September 10 might well  displease  Alderman  Reynolds  In our olfactory-repressed  culture, where billions are spent  every year to make 'bad' smells  go away, it is considered a  serious perversion should one  admit to smelling one's  underwear, and enjoying it.  Unless, that is, you're three  years old and your name is Andy the Barnyard. Andy's dad is  a veterinarian who was raised  on a farm, so the usual distaste  for and sanctions against certain, well, 'icky' smells, wehich  prevails in a majority of namby-  pamby Canadian households,  simply does not exist in Andy's  little corner of the world.  Which is why when I arrived  to take Andy to the petting zoo  and found him sniffing his  shorts, neither his mother nor  the housekeeper were at all  upset. After all, his mom grinned, when she'd wandered in  half an hour ago, Andy the  Barnyard was busy playing  connect-the-dots with a handful  of pellets graciously supplied by  A new level  of disgrace  and some other members of  council, but offered the opinion  that the community might be  more interested in discussing the  chronic imcompentence of Gibsons Council, rather than the  alleged imcompetence of the  Coast News editor just newly  arrived.  I further offered the unsolicited opinion that the handling of the Killam proposal had  been a fiasco from the beginning, and, since I didn't think  that this particular council had  done anything right through the  length of their time, spluttering  indignation about someone  else's supposed incompetence  ill-became Alderman Reynolds.  Just to be sure that I was not  being misunderstood due to an  excess of subtlety, I offered  Alderman Reynolds the free  opinion that no one presently  sitting on council deserved to be  there in 1991, though I certainly  recognize that proven incompetence is not necessarily a  bar to re-election where apathy  rules the majority and the close  organization and generous support of those with favours to  seek can see the most  demonstrably inept seated in  power.  During the course of our conversation Alderman Reynolds  allowed that if he ran again in  November it would not be for  alderman. Last week the man  who would be mayor gave us a  clear instance of who he is once  the veneer of self-satisfied complacency develops a crack. He  made a motion that the Gibsons  Council direct all of its advertising away from this paper  because, it would appear, he  was dissatisfied with coverage  afforded Gibsons Council.  Here we have a politician using the public purse as a weapon  to get press coverage that is  more to his liking. This is an  assault on the freedom of  speech and the independence of  local papers. I would expect  that there would be objection to  this blatantly undemocratic proposal - no, not undemocratic,  confoundedly anti-democratic  proposal, in both of the Coast's  newspapers this week.  To Alderman Reynolds I  would simply say, before any  organization with which I am  associated is moved to praise  such as you have proven to be in  office for its daily bread, I  would beg in the streets as a  more honourable alternative.  1 would also note that no  other local politician in my time  of awareness here has ever so  shamelessly threatened to use  Ihe public purse to purchase  favourable reportage. It is a  new level of municipal and  regional disgrace.  Reynolds' supporter was  Alderman Ken Collins. Suffice  to say that when Ken Collins  speaks of the emotionalism and  subjectivity of others, it is  laughable. The Coast. News,  before and since the present  management, has contributed  mr ��� positives to the Town of  Gio.ons than Ken Collins will  ever understand, let alone  emulate.  After Long Silence  Speech after long silence; it is right,  All other lovers being estranged or dead,  Unfriendly lamplight hid under its shade,  That curtains drawn upon unfriendly night,  That we descant and yet again descant  Upon the supreme theme of Art and Song:  Bodily decreptitude is wisdom; young  We loved each other and were ignorant.  W.B. Yeats  A keen nose for reality:  Andy and Sweet Pea's revenge  his live-in rabbit, Sweet Pea.  Sitting on the edge of Andy's  bed, watching as he struggled to  make sense of his shoes, Sweet  Pea raised on his haunches and,  as they say in polite society,  broke wind. The accompanying  stench evoked a giggle and a  sympathetic string of farts from  Andy the Barnyard. (I later  learn that this is a sophisticated  form of inter-species communication, encouraged by Andy's parents, who, themselves,  are fond of baying back at the  coyotes from their hillside  jacuzzi).  Watching Andy's elfin face  beaming at me from within the  miasmic fog generated by Sweet  Pea, it occurred to me that the  smell of a barnyard is considered by those who frequent  them, to be something of an  aphrodisiac. It is tin exciting  melange of sharp and improbably-contradictory aromas and  perfumes, a collection of  constantly-mutating memory  prods which take us all back to  the barnyard ambimce of our  own childhood bathrooms.  Where, for bttter or worse,  some of our most significant  outlooks on life are conceived.  If one's parents were always  flitting about with a can designed to turn the natural bouquet  of a bowel movement into the  chemical equivalent of a pineapple plantation in Bora Bora, one  will readily come to believe that  there are 'good' smells and  'bad' smells.  For those poor kids raised in  an environment of masked  odours, for those who have  develop^ only negative associations to any and all pungent,  bodily emanations, it is difficult, indeed, to appreciate the  healthy bouquet of one's self  and one's partner during a  fiercely-contested round of  gardening. (To say nothing of  love-making).  But, as I helped Andy the  Barnyard gather up the Sweet  Pea pellets which had rolled  under the bed, it struck me that  the most crippling effect of being raised in a culture where  even certain odours are taboo,  is what it does to a child's  freedom of choice.  It deprives a child of deciding  for himself just what he or she  does or does not like about any  given smell. Labelling some  smells acceptable and others offensive, is to stringently curtail  personal choice and critical  judgement, to make the independent verdict of one's own  schnozz moot before the jury  has wen deliberated.  Andy the Barnyard and I  never made it to the petting zoo.  Andy had a slight accident in  the foyer, just .before we were  due to leave. Even at the tender  age of three, ego and self-  esteem are developed fully  enough to allow something as  understandable as a little loss of  sphincter control to cause one  to withdraw to one's room for a  good sulk.  As Andy the Barnyard stiff-  legged his way down the hall,  one of my old memory prods  whisked me back to the late  1940's when my brothers and I  would visit my Aunt Rose and  Uncle Harry's turkey farm.  After hiking around through a  couple of hundred acres of  turkey trot, Uncle Harry would  throttle a gobbler, and Aunt  Rose would immediately cook it  up with all the trimmings.  Sitting around their kitchen  table, my brother Kenny and I  would always make some oblique reference to the smells  around the place.  To which old Uncle Harry  would always grunt in New  England Stoic "Bahn-yahds  aren't intended for folks with  sensitive noses, or preconceived  notions 'bout life."  I intend to pass thi* little nugget on to Andy the Barnyard  when he gets older. He'll appreciate it. Coast News, October 1,1990   ��� ���m p�� _ ^^  LettCiS tO ttlC Editor      I Chief ������ response  " leeAe^ieMa-aejaajaejaMM���mi _-��� /      CHitaw *-"--- -���'  Support for school board  Editor:  An article two weeks ago in  the Press provide some very in-  teresting and somewhat  frightening insights into how the  Sunshine Coast Parents for  French (SCPF) believe the  world should operate. In the article, several quotes attributed  to Ms Findlay revealejd that the  SCPF seem to regard the  democratic process as an irritating and unnecessary institution that is frustrating its attempts to mold the education  system into its vision of the  world.  Ms Findlay, in a desperate attempt to deflect criticism for the  costs incurred by the school  board defending our school  system against frivolous  lawsuits, states that "the blame  should be laid with the school  board,"...(since)... "they chose  instead to go to court, and made  a decision that any cost incurred  was preferable to running the  program."  What the SCPF is in effect  saying, is that the school board  should have been intimidated  into submitting to the wishes of  a very vocal minority and  disregarding the wishes of the  majority. The school board had  no choice but to resist the action  of the SCPF. To do otherwise  would have meant discarding  the democratic principles on  which the government of this  country is founded.  The majority of the people of  the Sunshine Coast do not want  French Immersion, as  demonstrated by the fact that  only about five per cent of  students on the Coast ait  registered in French Immersion.  The school board is bound to  follow the wishes of the majority and thus had to fight the suit  brought by the SCPF. If they  had not, the school system  would then be taken over by  whoever had the most lawyers  or whoever could use the most  intimidating form of coercion  and the result would be anarchy.  The direct costs incurred by  the school board in defeating  this action, and those incurred  in the upcoming appeal will be  over $90,000. This does not include the indirect costs incurred  by the system by tying up  valuable management time  which should have been spent  on improving the overall education system on the Coast. The  money spent on the defense of  our educational system will  come out of the pockets of the  majority of the parents on the  Coast. Either that or every child  on the Coast will be deprived of  a portion of their educational  experience because of the actions of this group. The responsibility for these costs must rest  with the SCPF since they initiated the actions.  I do feel that the SCPF have  finally done what they should  have done years ago, and that is  starting its own private French  Immersion school. The province is full of private schools  established by groups who  wanted  to have a different  HANDS UP!  Show your hands to  their best advantage  FRENCH MANICURE $15  REG. 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That is their  democratic right just as it is the  majority's democratic right to  have its wishes implemented by  elected officials.  I applaude the school board  for its stand in defense of equal  opportunities for all students  and for staring down the very  vocal minority known as the  SCPF. By doing so they have  taken a very important step  towards improving the educational opportunities for all.  Every parent on the Coast  owes them a debt of gratitude  and 1 would urge everyone who  supports the school board's  decision to write a letter to the  board expressing confidence in  their leadership.  Ron Wilson  Editor:  In regards to Ruth Forrester's  column of September 17, 1990  'Luau Roasts Neighbours', the  Halfmoon Bay Fire Department  was prepared to 'let sleeping  dogs lie'. However, in light of  the front page eeditorial of  September 24 in the Coast  News, we feel compelled to respond.  The facts to be clarified are:  1. No complaints have been  made directly to the HBVFD.  2. An SCRD representative was  present at our August 29  General Meeting where all  aspexts of the function were  Time for restructuring  Editor:  To those critics of the idea to  restructure Gibsons into an incorporated municipality  because they felt their taxes  would increase, brace yourselves for some hefty property  tax increases thanks to our present outmoded form of government.  The BC Assessment Authority has admitted that huge tax increases as a result of new property assessments are likely to  occur in areas outside incorporated municipalities. The  Sunshine Coast was mentioned  as an area that would be hit  hard because of its regional  district status.  Jeff Lee's article in the  September 21 issue of the Vancouver Sun entitled 'Rural BC  told to brace for huge tax increases' mentioned that municipalities have many ways to  soften tax increases due to rising  assessments by lowering the tax  rate or imposing a new flat tax.  Wc are powerless to do  anything about it here.  Although we can pressure the  government for tax reform, we  would surely be faced with a  . lengthy and frustrating process.  On an issue that saves us money  and saps government revenues,  they will surely drag their feet. I  feel we must act to expand the  boundaries of Gibsons to form  the Municipality of West Howe  Sound.  We must face the fact that  our close proximity to one of  the world's premier cities is now  bringing the inevitable development with its attendant increases in our property  assessments. I am not an expert  on taxation but it seems  reasonable to me that a  municipal government in West  Howe Sound could control tax  increases by drawing on a rapidly growing industrial tax base in  our area.  The present political structure  is not going to meet the needs of  rapidly growing Gibsons and  these expected tax increases are  a warning that we had better  review our options immediately.  Don Bland  discussed.  3. Our liquor permit specifically  stated a 1 am bar closure, which  wits adhered to and at which  time the band also shut down.  4. The area was, in fact, cordoned off and signs were posted  indicating it was a private  firefighters' dinner.  3. Non-drinking fire crews were  on duty all night, who also  acted as area security.  6. The entire park was secured  by 1:45 am.  On a personal note, as a fire  department we take exception  to the "Don't Give a Damn Attitude" statement.  In closing, we thank, once  again for their tolerance, the  residents of Halfmoon Bay.  M.G. Perreault  Fire Chief. HBVFD  Editor's Note: While we appreciate the Chief's response, il  should be noted that lie wis nol  present during the disputed  evening.  Historic note  Editor:  RE: Collins/Native Land  Claims Dispute.  According to Jeffrey Goodman in his book American  Genesis 1981, a series of  discoveries, mostly in North  America points to the astonishing thesis that beings like  ourselves, subspecies Homo sapiens sapiens, made their world  debut in the Americas and not  in Europe as has been conventionally taught. Further, according to Mr. Goodman, there is  not one piece of direct evidence  to support the Bering bridge  route theory.  No less than 28 verified sites  in North America support the  hypothesis that fully developed  man has been in the Americas  for at least 50,000 years and  possibly for as long as 350,000  years ��� far earlier than Homo  sapiens has been placed in  Europe, Asia or anywhwe else.  It appears then, that the  American Indians were the first  fully modern humans.  Kasandra Harfield  Roberts Creek, BC  More letters  on Page 21  Time is Running Out!  The Wise Buy Clearout is on now,  but when the 1990's are gone,  the 1990 prices will be gone.  11 5511 Whmt St , Se.e  I ,ix 885 4696  The Wise Buy  QearoutMarathon  Ends Saturday  October 6!  ckyour  I^al Dealer Ads for  ices, Special Hours  The Sunshine Coast/Howe Sound  Dealers  SoceSeh  South Coast ford Sales Ltd.  Squamish  Squamish Ford Sales Coast News, October 1,1990  Reynolds proposes boycott of Coast News  Alderman attacks freedom of speech  In a move which shocked and  dismayed some in attendance at  the Gibsons Council meeting on  September 25, Alderman John  Reynolds put forward a motion  that "...staff be directed to  place any required public  notices only in the Sechelt Press  newspaper until further  notice."  Apparently still smarting  from the failure of the council  to open the Gospel Rock property to high-density develop-  ment   by   Hayden   Killam.  Reynolds brought into the glare  of public scrutiny his long-  smouldering anger and resentment over what the alderman  perceived to be misrepresentation and bias in the Coast News'  coverage of the Gospel Rock  issue.  "I don't believe that the taxpayers in the town should help  support a newspaper which  spreads (misinformation) to the  town's detriment," Reynolds  fulminated.  "Making incorrect statements and alluding to one opinion as fact is just irresponsible  sensationalism,"   Reynolds  charged.  "I have b��n advised,"  Reynolds continued, "by three  other people on the Coast News  payroll, that the current editor  is new to the area, and it will  take a while before he understands the local situation."  While choosing not to reveal  his 'sources' within the Coast  News infrastructure, Reynolds  concluded his remarks by saying  that, "(Fair enough), when that  editor demonstrates that he can  report facts, whether they slam  or praise the town, we may wish  to reconsider using their advertising space."  Alderman Ken Collins spoke  out in support of Reynolds' motion. "Alderman Reynolds, I  think, has a point. I guess on  some of the hottest issues lately  1 have managed to get in the  'penalty box'."  Obviously referring to the  controversy swirling around  him regarding his novel ideas  and suggestions vis a vis Indian  land claims, Collins noted that,  "The subjectiveness and emotionalism that has run  rampant...has put a new name  on yellow journalism."  Said Collins further: "I know  that the tendency for both  papers (is) to get competitive  and to be pro-council or anti-  .���ouncil���to get their axes out  ind really grind them. Overall, I  would like to see maturity  brought to the process. I would  like to see a good reflation  on the community by the  papers."  Collins paused to allow his  remarks to take hold. Then,  summing up, he declared, "No  matter how bad we seem to be,  we're all you got right now."  Apparently referring to all  elected officials of Gibsons, if  not those from other municipalities, Collins concluded,  "Everybody's trying to do the  best job they can. If we don't  feel we are represented, we  should boycott the papers."  Alderman Dixon addressed  the issue with the remark, "I  would like to remind council  that the Coast News is the local  newspaper."  To which Mayor Strom  replied (to Dixon), "I am sure  that that all council members���as well as audience  members out there���are aware  of that fact."  When the vote was taken, it  found Reynolds and Collins in  favour, Kunstler and Dixon opposed.  Before casting her tie-  breaking vote, Mayor Strom  wanted all concerned to under-  I '1 Sechelt curtails speeding  stand precisely where she stood  on the issue of pulling all advertising from the Coast News indefinitely.  "I hate to say it," she began,  "but I would love to vote in the  affirmative with the two  gentlemen on this side (Collins  and Reynolds)���but I won't."  Then, without specifying why  she'd "love to vote in the affirmative", Mayor Strom stated,  "I'll be a little more diplomatic  than the Coast News has ebeen,  and 1 will vote to oppose the  motion."  Al Price, editor of the Press,  covered the meeting for his  paper and reacted to Reynolds'  motion and its implications: "1  always find it distasteful when  anyone uses financial pressure  to try and influence the editorial  content of a newspaper."  Coast News Editor Jan  Michael Sherman expressed  dismay that an elected official  "would see fit to mix personal  motives with public duty, by  trying to invoke the powers of  his position in service of his own  emotions and ambitions."  derman John Reynolds presents his controversial motion thai  Gibsons Council boycott the Coast News it last week's council  meeting.  Following up on recommendations made by the Engineering and Operational Services  Committee, Sechelt Council will  consider means to curtail  speeding near Big Maple Park.  Director Derek Ashfood proposed that a letter be drafted to  the RCMP with the suggestion  that 'photo radar', or, failing  that,  increased  law enforce  ment, be employed in the target  area. Ashford suggested that  should the 'photo radar' prove  to be a viable option, signs  should be posted warning  motorists, thus hoping to  discourage excess speed.  Alderman Michael Shanks  suggested that, for safety  reasons, perhaps a 'No Passing'  sign on Highway 101 (within  District Limits Policy) be  adopted with the possible exception of a straight stretch at the  west limits of the district.  Mr. Ashford will draft a letter to the Ministry of Transportation and Highways for their  comments and action, since it is  the ministry's jurisdiction.  How Well  Do You Hear?  To find out call for a test,  Gibsons Hearing  Centre 886-3883  Tests by appointment only.  ($12.50 per testl  Serving the Sunshine Coast  PFAFF DAY  IS  Saturday, Oct. 13  at  Seca &mu  Trail Bay Centre, Sechelt   885-2725  RETIRING???  FREE MARKET SURVEYS AND  PRODUCT PLACEMENT SERVICES FOR:  ��� Annuities  ��� Registered Retirement Income Funds (R.R.I.F.)  ��� Registered Retirement Savings Plana (R.R.S.P.)  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Vehicles parked in this area will be removed at the owner's expense.  Your cooperation in this matter will be greatly appreciated.   Capilano Highway Services  PORT MELLON  FERRY  TERMINAL  GIBSONS  CAPILANO  HIGHWAY  SERVICES Cold water on mall  Gibsons refuses to provide services  Town Planner Rob Buchan  presented a report to council  which threw cold water on the  proposed Gibsons Park Plaza  Shopping Centre, scheduled to  be constructed at Highway 101  and Payne Road.  The developers Marcorp  Development Corporation,  have requested that their property be amalgamated into the  Town of Gibsons in exchange  for connection to the town's  sanitary sewer and water lines.  Marcorp would also pay a fee  of $135,000 (which is their  estimated cost for on-site septic  field and on-site storage of  water) to the town.  Mr. Buchan gave many reasons why this request should be  turned down, including the  necessity of amending the Of  ficii Community Plan and  Zoning By-laws. There was also  the difference in the commercial  zoning of the town and that of  the SCRD, where the land is  located.  Concerns were voiced regarding the current zoning, a lack of  access to a development plan,  and the design being not a mall  per se "but merely a strip-  highway commercial development along the all too traditional lines."  Parking, waste management  and road and highway actxss  have not been dealt with completely as of yet.  "I would suggest," Buchan  noted, "that in some way there  be improved liaison between the  town and the SCRD regarding  the anticipated rash of develop  ment applications which may  occur outside our boundaries  but yet which may be of direct  effect to the town."  It has twen counril's policy  that town services not be  granted to anyone outside of the  town, although interests certainly can apply to come into the  town. A mere application  doesn't necessarily guarantee  zoning.  Alderman Reynolds said: "I  would move that we write to  Marcorp and advise them that  we do not offer our sewer or  water services outside of the  town's boundariecs, and that we  cannot guaranty what zoning  will get on the successful inclusion in the town." The motion  wascarrie*d.  Killam denied development  continued from page 1  "The text of the OCP  amendment bylaw," Reynolds  continued, "was written by our  solicitors to address what is, in  their legal opinion, a conflict  between the OCP as it stands,  and the proposed rezoning of  the plateau above Gospel  Rock."  Although Alderman Lilian  Kunstler made it clear that she  felt council should not change  the OCP 'at this point', the motion was carrie*d, and the OCP  amendment was on its (rapid)  way to final reading.  First the council turned its at  tention back to Gospel Rock  directly and the matter of Bylaw  555-43. Speaking in favour of  the controversial zoning change  was Alderman Reynolds, initiator of the original proposal.  He read a prepared speech  which largely recapitulated all  the pro-development arguments.  But Reynolds' last-ditch attempt to sway minds and influence outcomes on the Gospel  Rock issue was in vain.  Speaking just prior to the  voting, Alderman Kunstler said,  "I feel that sufficient care and  attention has not been given to  the impact on the town. Particularly the cost of the services  which would be incurred. The  concerns of (people of) the surrounding areas should be considered. We are here, as Alderman Dixon said, to listen to the  people."  A final vote found Dixon and  Kunstler opposing the rezoning  of Gospel Rock, and Alderman  Reynolds casting the lone vote  in favour.  The final reading of the OCP  amendment was defeated in  what amounted to an anti-  climactic moment.  Tenders called for new ferries  Transportation and Highways Minister Rita Johnston  announced today that tenders  have been called for the double  decking and re-engining of  M. V. Queen of New  Westminster.  "The conversion program for  the vessel, which will be carried  out by a BC shipyard, is one of  the measures that the corporation has put in place to assist  them with the growing demand  for ferry services," said the  minister responsible for BC Ferries.  The plans include the addition of an upper car deck, which  will lye increased so that it can  accommodate recreational vehicles. The new deck will add 155  spaces to the vessel's current  capacity of 192. The re-engining  of the vessel will allow it to service the Georgia Strait routes in  the one and one half hour travel  time of the major vessels.  The minister said that the two  projects should result in 2500  man-months of employment  "This work will be in addition to the construction of the  two 85-car vessels and the 'S'  class vessels, as well as the refurbishing of the Queen 'o/'i  Chilliwack - all of which will be  carried out within the province  of British Columbia by British  Columbians."  Coast News, October 1,1990  Jsfeki  Hours: ffv~~ Prices effective  9:30 am - 6 pm      11 am ��� 5 pm MON., OCT. 1st to  Fridays 'Till 9 pm    Sun. & Holidays SUN., OCT. 7th  Whole ��� Smokod Pork ��� Bono In  . 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PASTRAMI      _  HAM     im I  in  portOOg   I IbW porlOOg   I . I W  Whole ��� Approx. 2V�� ��� 2% lbs. before cooking  ^CHICKEN ...*4.99 Coast News, October 1,1990  it?Or(jt)  Gibsons  Cycling around in Iceland  It wis party time al Gibsons Lanes last Tuesday when Zeta  Gaudet brought out a birthday cake for Wiljo Wiren (centre)  and Alec Robertson, celebrating their 90th birthdays. Both men  are active bowlers, with a spty Wiljo playing three times a week.  ���Fnen Humid* photo  Roberts Creek  by George Peeper; jgMgg  "I found a country with a  different look. I found a country where honesty and cleanliness prevail. I found a challenge  that affirmed I am not dead  yet."  That was Lauri Olenitis of  Wildwood Crescent, Gibsons,  summing up his tour by bicycle  this past summer on Iceland's  Ring Road.  Early in his tour Lauri had  his 70th birthday, a birthday  marked by a gift of a tarnation  from an Icelander whom he had  Season of mushrooms  by Bev Cranston, 886-2215  Either you love them or you  hate them. Mushrooms, that is.  It seems there is no in-between  with a fungus. I've tried. I really  have. Every time I throw a few  into a sauce or stew, all the  plates come back with them  pushed to one side, some untouched, some with a tiny nibble out of one side. And how  can some people eat them raw?  To me they taste like biting into  a dried up piece of dirt.  Even if you don't like to taste  mushrooms, they still can be enjoyed by observing them in the  wild and on your lawn. They  fascinate me. It seems every  year there are more varieties in  my grass and 1 seem to notice  them more now when I go for a  hike in the bush.  Mushrooms are fungi that  live off the waste of tree growth  when in a natural setting. The  cap and stem of the mushroom,  the edible and above ground  part, is really only the fruit of  the fungus that has reached the  air to disperse its spores. The  main growth of a mushroom is  under the soil and humus.  As plants use photosynthesis  to live and grow, fungi use what  is called their hyphae walls (the  underside of the cap) to secrete  enzymre and poisons on matter  to decompose and then absorb  along with water to nourish and  grow. This part of the mushroom is called the mycelium.  Mushrooms appear very fast,  within a few days caused by  rapid water intake. Most  mushrooms are about 90 per  cent water.  Roberts Creek hits a good  variety of mushrooms that are  found all along the West Coast  of North America. Here are  some that 1 have spotted last  summer, fall and winter:  Fairy Ring Champignon ��� in  the grass, very common, edible  and its underground parts can  live for hundreds of years;  Wood Blewit ��� big greyish  brown, flat with strong flavour,  grows from November to  March, sometimes you may  think you stepped on something  else when you accidently walk  on one; Field Mushroom ���  also in the grass, is white, edible  and has a nutty flavour.  Some forest mushrooms I've  seen are the Chanterelle ���  found around firs and alders,  with funnel shape, large, yellow  and very popular to eat; Honey  Fungus ��� found around fallen  logs and ferns, flat, brown with  a bitter taste; Oyster Mushroom  ��� found on stumps and known  as the 'shellfish of the woods'.  Psilocybe cubensis, a member  of the halucinogenic mushroom  family, according to the March  1980 Harrowsmith magazine, is  found in BC in the wild, the only area in Canada where it  grows, specifically the Queen  Charlotte and Vancouver Islands.  Apparently magic mushrooms have been used in  religious ceremonies for many  years, but very little is actually  known about their properties,  and toxic effects. Therefore the  powers that be, say be careful if  you use them. It is legal to  possess them in mushroom or  natural form only. The way this  ruling came about, was that you  couldn't charge someone with  possession unless you also  charge the owner of the proper  ty where the mushrooms grow  in their natural state.  Enjoy   your   mushrooms,  whether you eat them or just  like to look, as Roberts Creek  has lots of them.  VISION?  A temporary halt has been  obtained by determined and environmentally aware groups of  Sunshine Coasters as to the  spraying of the very suspicious  herbicide 'Vision', by the  Ministry of Forests in our own  very vulnerable Roberts Creek.  Lockyer Road clearcuts were  the targets. I visited these sites  only last week. Planted first and  yes, surprisingly, western red  cedars were surviving, in fact  /J        The Unknown'  '' from Vancouver  i All proceeds to the  i  S.C. Wildlife Rehabilitation CentreC  ft Tickets at:  ' Wishful Thinking, Unicorn Pets 'nt>  Plants, Gibsons Animal Hospital, |  i Seavieew Market, Talewind Booksf  V, or at the door  <m. *^wi^vv<i/A'"> I*  had grown a good deal since the  year before.  The saviour of clearcut and  burned ground, fireweed (so  aptly named) had grown tall  over the hot summer and was  gone to seed ��� its fluff covering  every tree and bramble. Such is  the way of nature. It is not  ���always immediately obvious to  the most intelligent mammal,  but also the most ignorant,  man, that in the end, nature's  ways if left unto herself, always  succeeds.  To all you Lockyer Road  Creekers ��� may this be the first  victory for your continuous  supply of clean, clear water.  talked to that morning in a  roadside cafe.  The Ring Road follows the  coastline, all 1436 kilometres of  it, and when .Lauri had covered  the daily distance his timetable  called for. lie set up his  homemade tent in a campground, or perhaps a hostel was  available. Once he snuggled  down in a wayside hut for  travellers set in a lonely area.  Lauri said that maps are his  favourite reading. In fact, he  has made maps, too, when he  was a forester in Finland and in  Saskatchewan. So one day, as  he idly thumbeed through an  atlas, and came across a small  scale map of Iceland, or Island  as the people of the country call  it, the idea of tackling the tour  around the country did not  seem an impossible dream.  The Detpartment of Tourism  in Iceland assured him that, yes,  a man of his age in good health  could comfortably do the tour  in the month of June.  A Christmas gift to himself  of an 18-speed, medium prioed  mountain bike started him upon  a rigorous training plan here in  which he rode a total of 1600  km including an mended run  on Vancouver Island with full  packs and tent.  "On May 291 left for Iceland  with the blessings of my wife,  Solveig, my bicycle boxed as  cargo, on the flight to Iceland's  main airport, Keflavik, by way  of Frankfort."  Lauri  took  time to  view  Reykjavik, the capital where  half the country's small population lives. At his first hostel he  inquired where he could secure  his bicycle at night and was  told, "There are no thieves in  Island (ees lund)."  "Hardly a chimney in the city; thermal springs provide hot  water heating. A tree's a rarity  there. The streets and the country as a whole look scrubbed-  ctean.  "A pleasure to slowly cruise  the city's streets on the bicycle,  or to walk the sidewalks, or  drop in to a cafe...The city is  not in any way a tourist trap."  Which direction to go around  this country? "I chose clockwise  btxause that would take me  through the populated areas  first so that in cue I played out  enroute I would at least have  seen the more important  regions. A lucky choice too,  since on 75 per cent of the trip  there were tail winds. With the  open barren sections of lava,  and others of sterile sand flats  the wind was a force to be  reckoned with. Once or twice I  was swept clear across the road  by gusts. Two English cyclists  told me they often had to push  thdr bikes to avoid this hazard.  "June was very cold," said  Lauri. "Lined gloves were a  necessity. Even with my Stan-  fields, a sweater, toque, and so  on, I was still cold in my five-  pound sleeping bag.  "Then, cycling in shirt, wind  breaks, and long prats, 1  found myself sweating going  uphill and freezing going down.  Cycling shorts were superfluous. Very dependable  weather there���uniformly, cold.  "The 60 per cent of the Ring  Road that is blacktop is superb  ���not a bump or a pothole  anywhere," Lauri said. "The  remaining stretches of gravel are  another story. Where the  downhill runs on the blacktop  wetre done with joyous abandon  with air resistance for brakes,  the downhill gravel runs required full brake pressure front  and .back to contend with the  ruts, rocks, and so on. The wide  tires of my mountain bike were  a saving grace."  Lauri met all manner of touring travellers; cyclists, hikers,  and those bussing and camping,  as well as motorists.  The country is largely  wasteland; lava fields, sand flats  in the high mountain valleys  and at the foot of glaciers or  jokuls.  Lauri found that English was  spoken by many visitors and by  the people of Iceland. An  Icelandic girl of eight years said  she learned English from the  television.  Lauri has plans in mind for a  cycling tour of Newfoundland  in 1991. In the meantime he will  do some sailing in the boat of  his own design that he has just  finished building.  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The answer is to call.  \bur GST Consumer Information Office  1-800-668-2122  !������    Government* Canada   Gouwnmvantdu Canada  lis.*- :������ ���:'.!���-  L Coast News, October 1,1990  Lucky Join Cooney of Gibsons is $5,000 richer this week, after  winning big In the Happy Family Sweepstakes, a contest sponsored by ihe mall order company Enchantress Hosiery of  Canada. _ Fran Biirnaidt pholo  Gardening notes  by Marguerite  A hearty welcome to all  gardeners and newcomers to the  Sunshine Coast. We are all able  to enjoy the flaming colours of  fall - red, orange, yellow and  gold in our gardens, and the  striking hues of sunrise if we are  up, and sunsets that take our  breath away. Enjoyment is  everywhere, and it's free, we are  indeed fortunate.  If you wish for early blooms  for May and June next year,  some of the annuals can be  sown now in the open, such as  wallflowers, violas, pansies,  godetia,   larkspur,   nigella,  Drop oft you.  COAIT NEW!  Marina Ptiapmaoy  Pendee Harboue  "A Friendly Paophe Plaeoae"  MENTAL HEALTH  You are invited to become part of the creation  of the Sunshine Coast Branch of the Canadian  Mental Health Association  Come and hear Bath Jennings speak on the value  of having CMHA In our community.  r 1  I      WEDNESDAY, OCT. 10th      I  I        7:3��PM        !  I Marina Room (below Qlbsons Library) |  ��� Further Information phone        ���  '        886-9194, 886-7055, 885-3736  This ad compliments of the Cedars Pub.  PACIFIC HOMES ...  OUR REPUTATION  IS BUILDING.  Check These Ventures  and Compare:  ��� Pre-auembled components speed erection time  ��� Windows ��� factory installed in wall sections  ��� Premium quality kiln-dried lumber  ��� Floor, will ind roof iheithingi  standard grade fir plywood  ��� Control cost by controlling waste - nothing to burn  ��� Your timetable sets our delivery schedule from pre-  assembled framing components to kitchen cabinets  ��� Our plans or yours - custom design service available  ��� Your local Pacific Home* Dealer will arrange  construction for you or assist with your own building  program  mf��PACmC HOMES  et      neaee      <e.r����e rtvi  20079-S2nd Avenue, Langley, B.C. V3A SE6  Tel. (604| 534-7441    ���    Pax (604) 534-1802  DAVID PYE CONSTRUCTION  P.O. Box 1873  Sechelt, B.C. VON 3A0  885-4490  Sechelt Seniors  Fountain of Youth  by Joyce Ostry  Shirley poppies, annual  scabiosa and coreopsis, and  should be well established by  the time cold weather comes.  Rambling roses are pruned  this month, cutting the downed  canes out completely, and tying  the new ones of this season to  take their place.  The Vancouver Rose Society  suggests that potash be sprinkled around rose's dripline at this  time, its purpose to harden the  stems for winter. All leaves are  stripped off in late October,  especially if you have black  spot, and disposed of, not put  on compost heaps, so as to not  re-infect the soil, and picking up  all that fall to the ground.  The Sechelt Garden Club  welcomes new and old members  and guests to their meeting on  Wednesday, October 3 at 7:30  pm in St. Hilda's Church Hall.  The speaker, Dianne Evans, will  speak on 'Herbs' and their uses.  Ponce de Leon, the early explorer of Mexico and Florida,  spent a major part of his life  looking for the Fountain of  Youth. There are those who are  still looking. .Some people think  they have found it in miracle  compounds, special diets or  magic exercise machines.  You do not need gadgets that  heat up (your heating pad is still  okay), belts that vibrate or any  other gimmicks advertised in  magazines or newspapers. They  are unnecessary, expensive and  sometime dangerous.  To feel good and look good  you have to move and improve  your own machinery; there is no  substitute.  Reputable exercise clubs are  useful but only if you use them  enough to justify the costs. Visit  a club which you can conveniently attend regularly. Before  signing for a membership check  to see that instructors ate  qualified. (Forget about the  fancy-looking diploma on the  wall. Check these schools out  with your local registered  physiotherapist at your nearest  hospital or treatment centre).  Be sure the fitness programs  are appropriate for your needs.  Distrust any that offer instant  weight loss or effortless fitness.  Getting into shape takes time  and effort, not money. It may  take six weeks, three months, or  a year to regain a good level of  fitness. Once there, try to stay  there with regular activity that  you enjoy. No pain - no gain  doesn't apply to the seniors. We  have time to regain and enjoy  the easy way.  The Fountain of Youth is not  found in pills or mysticism. It is  found right under our noses in a  healthy lifestyle which protects  the body from deterioration  with the passing of time.  I have copies of exercises  published by authority of the  Minister of State, Fitness and  Amateur Sport. Mail a large  self-addressed, stamped  envelope to me in care of the  Coast News, Box 68, Sechelt,  BC VON 3A0.  May you have a wonderful  and grateful Thanksgiving.  HI'  IK  PORTRAIT  with a  DIFFERENCE  Quality    Insight  Reflection  2- 8"xlO"  $49.95  ]. Boe/Att'na  886-79SS  Urg     Sechelt  Fall Special  "ASTONISH" by ENZO  A dressy low heel  in rice, graystoke  and black patent  20% OFF  Reg. $80  Thanksgiving Special $64*  f**-5 Public Library.  IL Hours:  -Tues.  _Wed.  gThurs.  ^Sat.  > Book Drop in Trail by Mall  10 -30.4pm =  10-30-lpm^  Sveiateen fflcwevnya   '��    .JUNIPER  Old Guid 3.251 gal.  Sablna ��� variegated 4.251 gal.  Pfitzers 3.251 gai.  THUJA  Pyramadlis  & Smaragd 3.951 gai.  RHODODENDRONS  5.95 1 gal  Daffodils & Tulips  STILL 10/1.49  Dwarf,  JAPANESE  AZALEAS  3.951 gal.  OPEN 9 am ��� 5 pm, Weakdaya  10 am ��� 4 pm, Sundays  SUNSHINE COAST NURSERY  Highway 101, Glbso 886-2796  *#*  n*  100% Cotton  SWEATERS  by LB. Diffusion  Fabulous fall colours!  ��0% off  Until Sat., Oct. 6  Regular Prices 875 and 885  Sunshine Coast  Tours  . Princess Louisa Cruise  a Salmon Fishing Clutters  449 Marine Delve GeDsoees .Beside Dockside Pleaemacy  * Molly's Reach Tout  * Skookumchuck a Island Cruises  886-8341  ?.,���&���.-���- ' y...i,t��.v,gL.  Fine Dining  and Lodging  On Porpoise Bay  Fully Licensed  DINNERS ONLY  Wedneiday - Sunday   5 - 9 pm  For Reservations 885-3847  EAST PORPOISE BAY HD  ���(Blue  Come  Down  &  Browse  Fine Art - Art Supplies - Gifts  $��GALLERY  'CUSTOHf  FRAMING  .686-9215.  280 Gower Poinl Rd.. Gibsons Landing   886-9213  Heron Inn  'il.'���'���.-*  Ocean Sound Kayaking  **��*���      Guided Sea Kayaking Trips  Howe Sound* Narrows Inlet "(Desolation Sound  NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY    fifi/-  QOOA  FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL    OO0*Vt3JU  Ocean Activity Centre  AND TZOONIE GIFT HOUSE  ��� Inlet Cruises - To Skookumrhuck Rapids and Narrows Inlet with  Salmon BBQ; To Princ��s Louisa Inlet ��� Wilderness Camping in  Narrows lnle?t ��� Fishing Charters ��� Courme'i Smoked Salmon  SM4 Cowrie St., Sechell 885-9802  THE TERRACE RESTAURANT  'aO jOgm    j��>~\        Be<i * Bretkfiil & Campground  BROOK,  Restaurant 886-21 IWi Office 886-2887  Follow Odiver Pt. Rd. to  Ocean Ik-iieh Esplanade  i . .a  SM  Jewellery    Prints  Paintings   Fabric Art  Pottery      Cards  HUNTER GALLERY eWcro/ie*! uwk b> local milt!  Upstairs, Corner of Schexel & Oeewcr Pt. Reds., Gibsons' 886-902 2  CsKYa*  Enjoy thla warm weather from a Kayak  /*jeiff\*  ���          Rentals ��� Intro Courses  AjwL)  886-3136       886*3654  ^  Call�� Book early  mm -i'vA.,-v ."���   iiawi      ���t-  VISITORS  WELCOME  m  GoLf CLUB  RtURBOUB   <*  LoungeSSnack Bar  ^^      Power Cars  Available  Hwy. 101,2 km*, north ol Garden Bay tumoll  Phone 883-9541  ���WEIGHTS  743 North Rd..  Gibsons  ���AEROBICS  Drop-Ins  Welcome  Local Authors/Local History  lp Paper -till toakftort  fM inris)  M.hIcii.i P.irk Shopping Centre  883-9911  ��� ��.    -�����   ���.etaftj glhmtarmm\   lft MT *T      ~     "   ~'      ' Coast News, October 1,1990  THIS SPACE  IS  AVAILABLE  for Non-Profit  groups to promote  their community'  Charge,  courtesy of these  Gibsons Landing  Merchants.  To list your event,  call the COAST  NEWS, 886-2622  by Thursday noon.  * Cafe & Confectionery  oooooooooooooooo  886-7522  ��� Soup ��� Sandwiches ��� Salads ���  ��� Quiche ��� Muffins ��� Tarts ���  ��� Cinnamon Buns ��� Tea ���  ��� Murchie's Coffee ��� Ice Cream ���  ��� Candy ��� Chocolates! ���  .oooooooooooooooo  "Homemade Daily"  Eat-In or TakeOut  8 AM ��� 6 PM Mon.-Thur.&Sun  8 AM - 9 PM Fri.&Sat.  Gibsons Landing  ��� Fishing Tackle  ��� Marine Hardware  ��� Outdoor Apparel  ��� Binoculars  GIBSONS  marina  886-8686  Box 1520, Gibsons, B.C  so,7.E i" to a Friendly !3i?  Relax and Enjoy  ���A superbly satisfying meal  ���A "famous" Harbour Cafe  home made dessert  ���Great service from people  who care  Gibsons Landing 886-2261  SAVE  VALUABLE  TIME  We Deliver  Call  Douoat  886-7686  AUDREY'S  COFFEE  SERVICE  Office & Restaurant  Supplies ft. Equipment  ^hssirm  Ken's Lucky Dollar Foods 0$m  866-2257     goweh poini aoad. 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TiMMM oft  ttTN  t  1  1  VkTa  1  I  4Tl  1. Mix Hour, Hit, ptpjur, pinlay, tarragon,  rossmary, e*non rind and garlic powder In a  plastic bag.  2. Mix ��oo and milk In a bowl. Dip tlta chicken In  tin sgg mixture placa by placa and toss Into ths  saasonad flour. Chill lor ItaH an hour.  3. Sat tha oven at 4(M*F. Placa th* butt.r and oil  In a shallow pan until ths buttsr Is sizzling. Sat  ths chtekan piacM In tha pan, basts thorn with tha  oil itteMurt and Oaks from 40 to 50 mlnutss, turning and basting onco or twtca during tha cooking  partod.  Ssrvtwlthwtialavsr your tstnagarllkas and ths  chlckon wW ba goMM bafora you can say "Col-  on* Sauixfcrs!"  NOT LEWI  THE BIGGEST  LITTLE STORE  Past Ken's Lucky Dollar  TH��B��S,T  SANDW/CH  Dalit  VarietV Z,; fOODS  Gibsons Landing     88eS-2936  Wia.Q4tLs\al.l\  for ZJkanltitfivina  An entry for every  purchase.  Winner to be drawn  Saturday, October 6th.  W.W. UPHOLSTERY  & BOAT TOPS ltd  637 Wyngaerl Rd . Gibsons  886-7310  ,1s- t - r:: :*�����.��� ���-���������e^ ...-���--������ ���     ..--.-   ���-���--���-- Coast News, October 1,1990  MAKE YOUR DAY...  HAVE LUNCH OR DINNER  AT THE OMEGA  OMEGA  RESTAURANT  OVERLOOKING GIBSONS HARBOUR  ������SSSSSreservations 886-2268 TAKEouTSSS^SeSeS^S  Sweaters  Our * a*tk ������  GoWShMS  Open 7 Days a Week.  00% COTTON  262 Gower Pt. Rd���-  Gibsons Landing  886-2116  WISHFUL THINKING  New Arrivals  FINCHES! FINCHES!  NEW STOCK OF eCACES���  ��� Buy Any Bird,  Save ��10��  On Cage Price  SALTWATER SUPPLIES  FOR AQUARIUMS  275 Gower Point Road. Gibsons Landing  886-3812  ii  ig^g^^^^i^^^agassaaa  Humpty Dumpty  will have a great fall...  > fl.i.i, 1*5. ffff^My ii.  i,l'w"<> Just "leaf" the cookin to us. I  1500 Marine Drive, Gibsons 886-2334  .awn': .���j'r'iw.'LyYSii.-viti.-i  sg^SiS^ffi^fflassasasgsgeagaaz  I im  ��� ���.  B  ��� Fine Art  ��� Pottery  ��� Cards  ��� Posters  ��� Art Supplies  ��� Blown Glass  GALLERY  886-9213  tShow Piece Gallem  & CUSTOM FRAMING  280 Gower Pt. Rd., Gibsons Landing  CiasONS UNDING  FRAMING  886-9215  YOU'VE GOT A FRIEND AT  Txjcksioe  pbagraaqy  4-V1 Marine Dr||jpSjbsons   886-8158  SEVEN DA YS A WEEK:  7:00 pm  I^ffSftl  with something  6*t*A:  Enter with*  Any Non-Winning On-Line Ticket^  (649. Lotto B.C., Express or B.C. Keno)  Each Week we will draw for a  Lunch at the Mariners' Restaurant  (value to 110.00)  t��w ��&&-****,  m  CUSTOM  Ceramics  Made to   I.  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"Open 7 days, 10:00 - 5:00" ^  Find out all the places to  see and things to do,  when it's happening and  how to get there with  \7%*rtairvi*\t> CfOet^^  jr\yyr*vrrtyrmv-  iy\nm'er  SOUNDINGS  ON SALE AT  Tourist booths,  newstands &  THE COAST NEWS  Effervescent  Vitamin C  lOOOmglOs 1.79  Mennen  Speed Stick  75gor  'Plu*' 70g  IDA - Baby  Shampoo  500ml 1.1  Gillette  Foamy  300ml  Delsey  Bathroom  Tissue  8 roll  pock  2.89  YOUR NEIGHBOURHOOD DRUG STORE  tmmmmm^m1mmmimm,m^mmmm 10.  Coast News, October 1,1990  Sechelt    Scenario  West Sechelt in full swing  by Margaret Walt, MS-3364  West Sechelt Elementary  School is in full swing once  more with 200 happy, eager  students. A warm welcome is  extended to new principal  Rowan Hartley, also to new  teachers Laurie Kyle, Robin  Thomson and Marsha Phelan.  We hope you stay on the Sunshine Coast will be a happy one.  On September 10 an open  house was held at the school.  Students, family and staff got  together to get to know each  other better.  On Monday, October 1 the  first meeting of the PAC  (Parents Advisory Council) will  take place at 7:30 pm in the  library of Ihe school. All  parents are very welcome. After  Ihe meeting parents will have a  chance lo meet the new principal, Rowan Hartley.  A reminder to all the parents  to keep your Shop-Easy tapes  lor the school.  Brownies meet after school  un Thursdays, and Mrs. Branson leads choir meetings every  Tuesday evening for two hours.  SECHELT GARDEN CLUB  The next meeting of the  Sechdt Garden Club will be  held Wednesday, October 3 at  7:30 pm. Speakers for the evening are Dianne Evans and Randi  Tame.  Guests   are   more   than  ve slcome. The meeting will lie  heiu al the usual place, St.  Hilda's Hall.  LEGION NEWS  There aren't too mtiny places  left where you can get a steak  supper for only $6. The Sechelt  Legion is one place you can all  through the month of October.  Supper is from 6-8 pm and then  you can dance it off from 8 to  midnight. That's at the Sechelt  Legion,   Branch   140,   Wharf  V"V  Street, Sechelt. Come out and  have some fun and support  your legion at the same time.  POST NATAL CLASSES  A post natal class will tie held  Tuesday, October 2 at the Gibsons Health Unit from 7-9 pm.  To register, call Wendy Burlin  at 885-7132.  FORGE CONTEST.  The Suncoast Writers' Forge  is sponsoring a writing contest  for local writers. Cash prats,  totalling $350, will go to the  winners plus the chance to be  published in the Forge's 1991  magazine. The Suncoaster  There jut two categories, fiction and non-fiction with a  maximum word count of 1200  words. Poetry may also be submitted but will not be eligible  for cash prizes, though it may  be selected for publication.  Contest rules and information  may be  picked  up at  local  bookstore and at the Coast  News of flee in Setchelt.  GALA EVENT  Tickets are still available for  the Gala Event Dinner and  Desnce put on by the Sunshine  Coast Community Services  Society. You may pick them up  at the society's office in Sechelt,  Footprints in Trail Bay Mall,  and Elite Travel in Gibsons.  The Gala Event will go ahead  on November 3 at the Sechelt  Indian Band Hall. Doors open  at 7 pm. Dinner at 7:30 and  dancing to a great local band  from 9:30-1 am.  HOSPITAL AUXILIARY  The Sechelt Branch of St.  Mary's Hospital Auxiliary's  merry-go-round bridge will start  up at noon on October 3 at  Roberts Creek Legion. Cost is  $4 for lunch and bridge.  Some familiar landmarks are coming down. The former Homestead Restaurant (above) at  the corner of Field Road in Davis Bay is being demolished, but the old log cabin beside it is being  dismantled and will be reconstructed, apparently In SecMt. Word has it that a mini-mall is to  be constructed on the site.  -Fran Burnaldt photo  D.ivis B.iy News ��t View  Garbage container shame  by Lauralee Solli,  885-5212,885-3510  Shame, shame and double  shame to local residents of the  Sunshine Coast who fill up the  Davis Bay garbage containers.  I guess if you don't have to  look at the mess you don't care!  Today when 1 drove past the  one located down by the Peninsula Market there was an old  chair and boxes of garbage on  the ground. Isn't there a law in  BC about littering? This is  definitely littering and I think  maybe it's about time that  residents start reporting local  people they see who use these  containers. Are they too lazy to  take their garbage to the dump,  too cheap to pay someone, or  Sunshine Coast  Credit Union  In recognition of  THANKSGIVING  we will be closed  on Saturday,  October 6th  ^HuCHCLl  Head Office  Box 375. Teredo Square  Sechelt. B.C. V0N3A0  Telephone 885-3255  Gibsons Branch  Box 715, Kern's Plaza  Gibsons, BC. VON 1V0  Telephone 88&8121  Any way you Slice It  the Classifieds bring results]  *    ii    ���    ��o    a  are they just ignorant, non-  caring and thoughtless?  What a shame that such a  beautiful spot like Davis Bay,  one of the only places where the  highway comes so close to the  water, has to be marred in this  way.  DB/WCCA MEETING  Please note that the general  meeting of the community  association has ebeen changed  from the second Monday to the  second Tuesday of the month,  starting October 9. Time: 7:30.  The guest speaker this meeting  will be showing us how to cut  cedar shakes.  STORY HOUR  Story Hour for pre-schoolers  will be held in the community  hall on Davis Bay Road on the  second Friday of each month,  beginning October   12,   10-11  am. Coffee for moms.  CRAFT FAIRE  Be sure to mark on your  calendar Saturday, October 27,  7-9 pm. You will find handmade crafts, dessert and coffee,  and fellowship. Location:  Wilson Creek hall. All the  tables have been booked and  there should be a good variety  of goods.  GLAD YOU'RE HOME  Jim Robinson, Wayne Larson, Rocky Hemstock and Dave  Coles were in a plane crash at  Williams Lake a few weeks ago.  By the sounds of things they  certainly had someone looking  after them! We are happy they  are home now and on the mend.  Health care blues  Editor:  What on earth is happening  with the health care system in  our province?  Thursday, July 26, 1990 my  husband went to the Emergency  Ward of St. Paul's Hospital  from Gibsons.  Emergency admitted him  around 6 pm, got him settled,  then told my daughter and  myself we could leave as we had  a ferry to catch.  At 10 that same evening he  phoned to say the hospital had  turned him out on the street as  there were no beds.  He is a senior who could  hardly walk, in pain and maybe  facing amputation of some toes.  We had brought his cane home  as we had left him in the  hospital or so we thought. So  there he is in slippers, suitcase in  hand, out on the street and  nowhere to go!  The social worker, bless her  heart, phoned hotels, YMCA  and bed and breakfasts but no  beds were available.  Around 11 pm we were able  to get in touch with a cousin in  Vancouver who went and got  him.  We were fortunate. What of  people who have no relatives in  town?  1 cannot believe how hardhearted and cold-blooded the  health care system is becoming  due to funding cutbacks.  Something has to be done to  change this happening.  If there were no beds available why weren't we told in  Emergency? We could have at  least brought him back home  while the ferries were still running.  V. Boyes  YOU NEVER KNOW'  Vfr    WHAT YOU'LL FIND AT  \3r * Finders Keepers' ^  ���\a\s  &��� Antiques & &*  Open Monday,      Collectibles   H      October 1st    SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6TH  Coffee & Cookies  885-2916    m-rn  ^  Now  Store Hours       10 - 5  Mon. - Sat.  #*  #  High-Tech  exceeding 1990 EPA ratings  High Fashion  5 decorator colours  -jyw-       We doubt if you can find  ~^^L=m^MrJ another woodstove that  burns this clean and looksthis good  For this Price!  1356 Wharf Rd.  ront of Sunshine Coast Building Supply)  SECHELT  vim  SECHELT FIRE PLACE LTD.  The professionals in  ��� Gas ��� Wood ��� Pellet ��� Mantles ��� Venting  Certified Technicians ��� Complete Installations H.tlfmoon B.iy HapiMMimys  Coast News, October 1,1990  11.  Parents meet at school  by Ruth Forrester, MS-24H  Tonight, Monday, October 1  thCTe will be a parents' meeting  at the Halfmoon Bay school,  then on Thursday, October 4  teams will be sent from other  elementary schools to join the  Halfmoon Bay team in a cross  country meet. On that same  evening there is an open house  at the school where everyone  will be welcome. This is a good  chance to mix with friends and  neighbours as well as to meet  the staff.  If you have not yet taken the  opportunity to visit this school  you should take advantage of  this opportunity. Staff are  always pleased to show you  around this most delightful  facility.  The Halfmoon Bay Child  Care Centre, located at the  school, has openings for  children, full and part time. The  centre offers quality care of 18  months to three years, three  years to Kindergarten, and after  school care. The centre also ac-  Egmont  News  by Dixie Percy, 883-9206  Well, here we are into October already. Almost everyone  I know says this is their  favourite time of year and I'm  inclined to feel the same way.  Nature's visual changes  heighten the anticipation of  winter.  A tip of the hat to Bill Hall  for keeping the grass at the Egmont Community Park trimmed the way the geese like it.  Martin Mees, Egmont Community Club President, would  like to thank everyone involved  in toiling over the turkeys for  the very successful Community  Harvest Supper. Thanks also to  those who brought their  delicious contributions...and  just maybe a little thump on the  head to anyone who needs a  reminder to bring something for  the dinner to help make the  meal stretch a little further.  Sue Cook would like to let  everyone know about the incredible fashion finds available  at our very own thrift store,  which is open every Wednesday.  Drop in for coffee and take advantage of some homebaking  too. 1 also heard a rumour that  the thrift store may have extended hours this winter so  watch for that.  The next coffee house is tentatively scheduled for sometime  in mid-October so keep an eye  out for further information on  that.  The Public Health Nurse will  hold a clinic in the Egmont  school on the second Wednesday of each month. Call  883-2764 for more information  and watch for a notice on the  bulletin board at the post office.  Just a friendly reminder that  we are still in forest Are season  so, if you smoke, use your  ashtray; and if you don't  smoke, just be careful.  Did anyone catch the Northern Lights showing last week?  It's great to live where the  scenery is spectacular day and  night I  cepts drop-ins for those who  wish to use the service without  booking a regular space. If  you'd like to know more about  this call 885-3739.  REC. MEETING  The Halfmoon Bay Recreation Association got together  for a meeting last Thursday  where plans were made for their  annual Hallowe'en dance. This  will be on Saturday, October 27  at the school. Tickets will be  available soon. The arena is also  being booked for a skating party some time before Christmas  which is free and open to all.  This group is very active in  raising funds and working  towards such items as  playground equipment. They  sponsor children's ball teams  and are active in the Country  Fair each year.  Their load has become a bit  heavy, so a Parks Committee  was present at Thursday's  meeting to offer help in the  planning and presenting of proposals for improvements to our  parks.  AT WELCOME BEACH  Starting this week there will  be painting, sketching and  drawing for all artists who like  company when they work. This  will be every Monday afternoon  from 1 until 4 pm.  Next week, starting Tuesday,  October 9 and continuing every  Tuesday,   Wednesday   and  Portable  Toilet  Thursday thereafter, shuffleboard evenings will be held.  Please contact Hersey Sewdl at  885-3130 or the Grimseys at  885-9860 for the new lists.  Already in progress, but still  open to new players are the  bridge sessions on the first and  third Ftrdays of each month.  Likewise Cards of Fun days are  the second and fourth Fridays  of the month.  A THRILL  There's excitement around  our area these days as we are  having the pleasure of watching  and listening to the strange  sounds coming from some  Great Blue Herons' nests close  by. It sounds like feeding time  at the /oo when the parents feed  their young.  Now it's even more thrilling  as we watch the adults giving  flying lessons to the young as  they venture out of the nests.  One adult escorts one young  fellow and there is a great deal  of shouting and instruction in  the process.  It is quite some time since  these magnificent birds have  nested in this particular area  and we hope that' they will  return and continue to nest so  close by.  I hope that by now you have  all taken down your hummingbird feeders so that the hummingbirds can still make their  way south.  fzmmtZ  ������**  ��                     -Am        a*.  &,  m                    ,    "          V.  "      m-   ;\   .  "1  1*  a,  :4             W   k  t  1     \  '   *���    -*  r  j  '-  >>wl|b''a'  f  1���,��.  /���  0,  J  4  ^J  *���  *?  ^                                mmJSk  John Strad of Redrooffs, with his crop of kiwi frail.  ���Rath Formter pkolo  A proud crop of kiwi fruit  John Strad of Redrooffs  Road is very proud of his crop  of kiwi fruits, and rightly so.  There are almost 200 beautiful  kiwis presently hanging on the  vines in his garden. It has taken  10 years for the plants to produce in such great quantities.  Last summer there were quite a  few, but this year has gone  beyond his greatest expectations.  Normally these only grow in  fairly tropical climates, and  although they will not ripen outdoors here, they will be taken in  and allowed to ripen. The fruits  are of a particularly good quality and are much bigger than last  year's crop.  John did the pollination by  hand, and uses only natural fertilizers such as fish heads and  seaweed.  Few of us have ever seen  kiwis on the vine and this is a  good time to drop by at Strad's  and see for yourself how they  grow. This gardener will be  pleased to show his accomplishment.  Renta s  ��� Construction Sites  ��� Special Events  ��� Outdoor Picnics  ��� Weddings, etc.  Alto:  Septic Tank Pumping  Bonniebrook  Industries  886-7064  Our 7th  Anniversary  Groat  SaWngaf  Claholttt Jfurm'tuce&3lnteriotB  o��n ruiiOAv ro verutOAY 10 km. ro > r�� 13s  CeeweleeSI. at Whaef Ud. Serttnte (byIleaCaeeeeeaeetil 885-3*13  .PASTIMES  I  ploymobi1  has arrived!  -A TOY STORE-  Next to Talewind Books, Sechelt  885-9309  J  i  ONEim  SALE!  Prices in effect until October 31  with Chest  ^and also 5-piece  J Place Settings  '& Serving Sets  (KITCHEN  GRRNIVM  885-3611  Cowrie St., Sechelt  SELL DOWN  OF  ALL   REMAINING   1990's  FOR UP TO  48 MONTHS  OR'500 to'3000 CASH BACK**  ON THE GM/BC DEALER'S $100 MILLION INVENTORY OF NEW 1990  CARS & TRUCKS ��� WHILE STOCKS LAST***  ATTENTION  WE NEED TRADES  Due to the overwhelming success of our recent Used  Inventory Reduction Sale we are in desperate need of good  used vehicles.  �����*�� ��.M tamo* m ��em. m *����� mJLS&SZ'^ \mZ2��2mZ  wwwHnt W w oetiiii.  Sunshine  MM111 ComwolWharf*Cowrie,Sechelt not..-*  GROWING WITH THE SUNSHINE COAST  WHEHE THE  CUSTOMER  is mi 12.  Coast News, October 1,1990  p Frldi  OPEN: Mon. - Thurs., 9-6  Fridays, 9-9  Sundays, 10*5  PRICES IN EFFECT:  TUES.-SAT., OCT. 2-6  Wa will be  CLOSED MONDAY, OCT. 8  for ths holiday  DELI SPECIALS  Shop-Easy  TRAIL BAY CENTRE SECHELT  885 2025  Freybe - Black Forest  ham  100g sliced.  .99  Freybe - Old Fashioned  ham  100g sliced   Grimm's (With Or Without Garlic)  roast beef  lOOgsllrad   Grimm's - Montreal  corned beef  10Og sliced   1.19  1.19  24% FULL  LEAD CRYSTAL  NOW ON  SALE!  THIS WEEK'S  FEATURE ITEM  TUMBLER  EACH  eeveele [acle U 00 reeatteaat  Regular Retail S4.99  Matchlni Accciioricl Alto Availiblc  Set Store Dlaplay For Complete Death.  Dairyland  sour  dsMddik',  Budget Buy  Dairyland - Whipping  Foremost  egg  !r,am 1.3a��urnPk,n.68��ream1.38!"    1.11  Cloverleaf - Chunk Light  skipjack  tuna  Maxwell House - 3 Grinds  184g.  instant  no coffee  IWQ     200g   ground  2.98 ?offee      1.88  Dairymaid  apple juice 70  Kraft - Reg. or Light  mayonnaise 9 no  750ml   ..fclwO  Dairymaid - 2 Flavours  iced tea �� nn  250mi 4/1..00  Kratt - Smooth or Crunchy  peanut butter       q no  1kg U ������III  Artie Power - Laundry  detergent ��gg  1.48  KRAFT]  Uncle Ben's - Long Grain or  brown/wild rice  I70g   Uncle Ben's - Converted Parkay  Velveeta - Reg  cheese loaf  soog   Kraft - Assorted  cheez whiz  500g   Crackerbarrel - Assorted ��.  Cheddar cheese  3.98  3.  4.88  imperial cheese       o 98  Armstrong - Random Cut - Mild, Med. & Old  Cheddar cheese  20% Off  4Mg   McLaren's  Carnation - Cannlsters  hot chocolate  500g   Saran Wrap  3.38  stretch wrap        9 7��  30m �����'O  Glass Plus  glass cleaner       1 co  900ml   I I0O  Quaker - Chewy  granola bars        * 48  Brunswick - Ass't  sardines Cq  I009         .00  French's  gravy mixes go  Trophy - Chocolate  Reynold's  Baker's - Asst. - Baking  white rice 9 co margarine o 70 chips   1 00 foil wrap o 70  chocolate 9 00  900g fclUO     iJB,...*  fclfO      mr    1.00     ���.'�����,.  mm,iO        225, Ls-CsQ  Ocean Spray - Fresh  PRODUCE  BC Grown - 86' kg.  cranberries   brussels  .99 ?Prouts .39  pkg   California Grown  kiwi fruit  each   BC Grown - 55* kg.  celery  California Grown - 86' kg.  pg  cantaloupe       gg  California Grown -$1.08 kg.  .25 .yams .49  FRESH FROM OUR BAKERY  Thanksgiving - Layer - 7" Fresh Baked - 8''  cakes pumpkin  5.30 !ie   2.49  each  Pumpkin  tarts  4 lor   Assorted  2.09 Sa,?els       1.75  Sour Dough  buns  pkg. ol12   pkg,  Wholegraln  ZM JH       1.65  Fresh - Smoked - $2.16 kg.  MEAT SPECIALS  Fresh - Roasting - $3.29 kg.  picnics go chicken     j^g  Ml Sizes - Basted - $3.95 kg.  turkeys  Canada Gr. A Beef Roasts - $7.69 kg.  1.79 Primerib 3.49  Fletcher's ��� Poultry  3QQ   bacon       9 RQ  stuffing    i eg  ���"        SOOgNcli ��lOO        300g��ach  ' ���!���������.  Freybe - $5.95 kg.  Freybe - Whole or Half's ��� $8.80 kg. Schneider's - Kent  hams  ID   Grimm's - $8.80 kg.  300g��  Fresh  pepperonl 3 gg   frankfurters 9 eg  oysters    329 Coast News, October 1,1990  13.  Pender Patter  Beware of brush fires  by Myrtle Winchester, 883-9099      ,urned imo a ^^ fire-  This is not a good time of  year to burn brush, as 18  volunteer firefighters in the  Ruby Lake area will testify after  spending about four hours  Thursday night and very early  Friday morning battling an out-  of-control blaze that could have  The Ruby Lake Volunteer  Fire Department was established only this past June, and this  was their first time. All equipment supplied by the Forestry  Department worked just fine, as  did all the volunteers. Congratulations.  Resort debated  continued from page 1  But we want something special  for the area."  Several residents wr.*d thdr  concern about parking facilities  and the availability of alcoholic  beverages in the resort. One  man stated bluntly that that the  developers had planned for the  absolute minimum number of  car stalls, and would be in big  trouble down the line when it  became apparent that 72 parking spaces (based on the  development being considered a  'hotel' rather than a 'motel')  would not be sufficient to handle the influx of guests, visitors  and staff.  As for the worry over booze,  Isobel Hayer assured the crowd  that "We have no intention of  putting in a pub. And if we sold  out to some new owner, they  couldn't have a pub either,  without going through the  S��helt Council." Then, straying slightly from the point, Mrs.  Hayer implored those in attendance to "Help us! Work with  us on this project."  Mrs. Hayer, nee Martinez,  grew up in Davis Bay, and, as  she has throughout the process  of attaining clearance to erect  her resort, has made personal,  emotional appeals to the current  residents of the area.  But insofar as this public  hearing was concerned, roughly  20 people spoke against the  resort complex, and only one  person (businessman Vic  Walters) felt moved enough in  the other direction to praise the  resort, calling it "a project we  should be proud of."  The hearing was marred by  only one slight procedural  misunderstanding. According  to the rules, speakers must  stand, identify themselves, and  state where they live.  At one point a smallish man  with a feisty nature failed to  state his name and address, and  immediately began addressing  the issue.  "What is your name?" asked  Mayor Tom Meredith politely.  The man bristled: "What's  your rame?" he demanded.  "Meredith!" quoth the  mayor, his resonant baritone  easily cutting through the  laughter.  "Well, you asked me my  name���so I just thought I'd ask  Wilson  calls for  cargo safety  BC Liberal Leader, Gordon  Wilson, in a brief meeting with  Highways Minister Rita  Johnston at the Union of  British Columbia Municipalities  convention last wesek, has requested the installation of a  hazardous cargo sailing between  Langdale and Horseshoe Bay.  Wilson suggested that such a  sailing could be accommodated  by a once weekly trip of the MV  Howe Sound Queen and asked  that Ms Johnston request of then  BC Ferry Corporation that they  immediately investigate the  logistics of such a move. Wilson  said that Ms Johnston was noncommittal, however, assured  him that the matter would be  looked into.  He further commented that it  is ironic that many of the goods  prohibited in bulk find their  way onto the Coast in smaller  quantities in private vehicles.  "I fully support safety  measures that regulate against  hazardous cargoes on board  passenger ftnriets. However, in  addition to safety concerns,  there are many merchants on  the Sunshine Coast who are suffering because of necessity of  barging prohibited goods to the  Sunshine Coast. What is needed  is a sailing to accommodate  those businesses that depend  upon the transportation of  goods considered hazardous."  Wilson said that he will  follow up on his conversation  with a direct appeal to the chairman of the board of the BC  Ferry Corporation.  you yours!" the man replied,  somewhat mollified, identifying  himself.  Now officially recognized, he  proceeded to demonstrate how,  bv his fiscal reckoning, the  resort couldn't possibly make  any money (based ona$60a  day room rate), but would probably go bankrupt in short  order.  "You are not speaking to the  bylaw," gentled Mayor  Meredith. "Whether the  development makes money is  none of this council's  business."  FOOD NEWS  A couple of changes in our  local dining situation:  Shirt's Kitchen at the Legion  will open today (October 1),  and look for the Pender Harbour Hotel Restaurant to open  later this week under the  management of Francis (Take-  Out) Lajlar. Willa Schroeder is  now the 'chief cook and bottle  washer' at the take-out.  I.OCAU?) .MEETING  October 4, Pender Harbour  and District Wildlife Society,  7:30 pm, Chatelech Secondary,  Sechelt (Sechelt? Yup, Sechelt).  WOODWORKING  An omission from last wtxk's  list of Continuing Education  courses offered in Pender Harbour: Dave Petrascu will teach  wceodworking Wednesday evenings for eight weeks beginning  October 10. Call Continoing  Education (Sechelt) for more information.  SWAP MEET  The Pender Harbour Community Club's monthly Arts,  Crafts and Swapmeet will be on  October 6, beginning at 10 am.  If you'd like to rent a table to  sell   your   wares,   call   Hans  Schroeder at 883-2573.  CRIBBAGE  The Pender Harbour legion  will begin cribbage nights on  October 2 (Tuesday), and there  are rumours of a pool tournament coming up later this  month.  PS  Val felt that this was interesting information suitable  for public consumption, and I  have to agree:  "Hair spread around the base  of fruit trees will kesep deer  away."  I guess when you're in Val's  line of work you have a real interest in what to do with excess  hair, and I guess the hair would  discourage deer from approaching other forms of  vegetation too.  CONGRATULATIONS  To Howie White on the long-  awaited publication of 'Writing  in the Rain', (it's great) and to  Max Scoular on his new car (it's  great too).  e  ��ry  Wednesday  An 7 to 8:30 pm  ftOPERS QREEN HALL  Every Thursday  from 7 to 8:30 pm  at  THE HALFMOON BAY SCHOOL.  For further information  Ben Robinson at  885-0026  calL  ifcfDOITUP  %RIGHT,BC  GARDEN BAY  HOTEL  ^.  Our  Schools are  Your Future  Get Involved,  Be a School  Trustee  British Columbia  School Trustees Association  1155 W BTM AVENUE. VANCOUVER. B.C. V��H 1C5  TEL 16041 73* 2721 FAX 732 4559  |  Enjoy a Day of Business, Leisure  and Shopping in  VENICE NORTH  (Pender Harbour Has  CONTRACTORS  BUSHWACKERS  Trimming, Mowing, Pruning  Property Management \\f..  Light Landscaping    ���fiea.T'V  883-2142  CENTRE HARDWARE  hardware  housewares  tackle  paint  883-9914  <��  FOODUNER  .Kenmar LUf  ienmar draperies  & NEEDIECRAFT SUPPUES  883-2274  Sechelt  SHOE REPAIR  and Sales  There is a drop-oil  at the Paper Mill, Madeira Park  MARINE    SERVICES  HARBOUR BOAT TOPS  883-2929  Tops, Tarps & Covers  Upholstery & Repairs  Located at Headwater Marina  Madeira Marina  883-2266  HEADWATER MARINA ltd.  Ways, HiPri-ssure Washine,  * Year-Round Moorage  .883-2406  SPECTRUM CONTRACTING!  BUILDING CONTRACTORS  Jerry Netilaw        Phillip Netzlaw  885-9341 885-4801  J.P.FORM RENTALS  Rentals & Construction  883-9046  ���TYPING  ���WORD PROCESSING  ���ACCOUNTING  ���FAX SERVICE  ���PHOTOCOPYING  ���ANSWERING SERVICE  j& MARINA  PHARMACY  883-2888  J  Oak Trie Market  Open 7 days a week  10 am ��� 8 pm  Pub. Waterfront Hes'aurant. Moorage, Air  Char-tars, Fishing Charters, Bike Rentals  883 8674 Pub  883*0919 Restaurant  Dining room, lounge  jtid tundtch open ii  il 00 im  Fully liren  (iiaugnl Mer on tap  Calafing Available  ���G'al|ery  ���I eh. PteedeH Maetoeee Holtl  Beean Scnaele.. Mgr. M3-242S  Prndrr Harbour  Restaurant  (.eee.eeli.iie 6. C hint's.' Cuisine'  883-2413  HUGH W. JONES  Lawyer  883-9525  fc.^6  PENDER  HARBOUR  CREDIT  UNION  883-9531  Pender Hartour  Realty Ltd.  883-9525  i w 883-9524  ,'Mn .Jrfmtu !��  Marina  IOTAI SHOWING  7 Days ��� Week  All Chevron Pioducls  883-2253  ���TYPING  ���WORD PROCESSING  ���ACCOUNTING  ���FAX SERVICE  ���PHOTOCOPYING  ���ANSWERING SERVICE  RECREATION  PENDER HARBOUR  COLE COURSE  Visitors Welcome  Vi M. North of Garden Bay Rd.,  Hwy. 101 883-9541  Royal Canadian Laglon ��� Stanch 112  ��  PENDER HARBOUR  LEGION  Members & Guests  Always Welcome  Taetphont M3-9632  JWft RESORT  BOAT RENTALS  AUTOMOTIVE    *  PENDER HARBOUR  CHEVRON  Complete Auto Repair  24 HOUR TOWING  883-2392  NURSERY  COMPLETE  GARDEN ]       CENTRE ^_3e,.r- }  ��� 'PEN 7 DAYS A^eVEEK^*-**^  9:30 am   6:00 pm 883:9183  Coast  /estern Airlines Ltd.  lor reservalions/intormation on  daily scheduled flights & charters  can M5-4T11 (Sunshine Coait)  684-8768 (Vancouver)  MOBILE HOMES  MOBILE HOMES  New anil Iliad - Instant Homing  883-9338 or 580-4321 (call collect)  Seahorse  ^Construction  Indian Isie  Construction  Backhoe & Dumptruck  Service  883-2747 or 883-2730  i Roofing  (83-9303  eindaie  Ta. ft Gmeral. Ilettleaa. Shlrejlai.  matol Oaaai. Teeecte On, DaeoMa  Peninsula Power &  Cable Ltd.  Hlajh ��. U>�� VeeKaja Feewae Ueeaa  (Meejene SeetSMtom  883-2218  R��y Hansen Trucking  &. Contracting  Gravel, Clearing  Septic Systems  883-9222  HAIRDRESSERS  Miss Sunny's Hair Boutique  883-2715  REFLECTIONS  lit   ,   Hair Studio  For appointment call 1(3-2545  AIR  883-24561  Shop locally: Support your friends & neighbours. 14.  Coast News, October 1,1990  Government defeated in herbicide protest  continued from page 1  were not close enough to tee wet  by the spray. Under considerable pressure, he once  again agreed to hall the spray,  "for today."  "I want that in writing!"  Maria McCartney of the  SCEPP feistily retorted.  "We don't feel we can trust  you now," added Steve Cohl.  "You told us you wouldn't  spray, and you have. We want  assurances that you will not  spray at all."  "For today," repeated  Harper. "1 don't have the  authority to go further than  that."  With some difficulty, paper  and a pen were produced, and  both Harper and McCartney  wrote out separate agreements.  Rut when the time came to sign,  Harper tried to bargain. "What  will this buy me?" he asked.  "Will you let him (Brian  Williams, the contractor) go in  with his gas cans and saws?  That's whal you've always  wanted, manual brushing."  This led to another long  discussion, with the still-  growing crowd of residents insisting that past assurances had  been worthless. The  beleaguered Harper did his best  to remain calm. Trying to walk  the tightrop of not giving in to  demands, while at the same time  trying to appease by tossing  crumbs to the crowd.  "If you can't make the decisions, we want to talk to so  meone who can," Cohl insisted.  "Why can't we talk to Barry  Mountain? If he's the one who  has to make the decisions,  where is he?"  Barry Mountain, the district  forester in Powell River, whose  responsibility it is to rule on the  use of Vision, had seemingly  vanished from the scene, even  his own people being (apparently) unable to contact him.  Harper didn't seem to have  the answer to Cohl's query  regarding Mountain's whereabouts, but he agreed to get in  touch with Mike Lister, operations manager in Powell River,  who 'may have some answers'.  At that poinl, he .and the rest of  the Forestry crew left, but he  still hadn't signed the agreement.  At a meeting late Thursday  afternoon at the Roberts Creek  Community Hall, Harper told  the assembled crowd that he  had been authorized to give a  verbal assurance that there  would be no more spraying for  the remainder of the current  contract.  "They were not prepared to  give us a written agreement,"  said Carole Rubin. "They said  it would set a precedent for the  rest of the province.  "But we will continue to  monitor what's going on."  On Thursday night at the  regular regional district  meeting, Area D Director Brett  ��  WEEKEND BY THE SEA  Registration fee $250.00  Intense Meditation  with Peter Morris  at  Rockwood Lodge in  beautiful Sechelt, B.C.  $75.00 Non refundable- deposit  required. Balance by Nov. 1st, 1990.  Late registration may be accepted,  however, cost will be $300.00  For further Info  please call Kalawna  at 885-4883-Sechelt.  anksgiving Day Is  inday, October 8  Say thanks with:  CUT FLOWERS  ARRANGEMENTS  POTTED PLANTS  Cornucopia  Tabic Centres  Ann Lynn Flowers  Kitty Corner to Post Office  565^ Dolphin St., Sechelt  885-9455  McGiUivray, who has been active in the and-Vision crusade,  brought forward a motion thai  the regional district immediately  seek an injunction lo prohibit  the application of Vision in  areas that impact on people's  drinking water.  The motion further called for  the regional district to demand  that "The provincial government reassess the process of herbicide and pesticide use that  discriminates against communities, regional districts and  individuals who are affected."  "This is the most serious  issue .'.'icing us right now,"  declared McGillivray. "The  health of our citizens, particularly those who get their  water from streams and wells, is  seriously threatened."  There was approval from all  the directors, and the motion  passed unanimously.  On Friday morning, SCEPP  members were informed that  Gerry Kennah (Barry Mountain's immediate superior) was  prepared to provide written  assurance thht there would be  no more spraying this fall on  any of the blocks covered by the  current contract.  Donna White, who with  others, unsuccessfully attempted to block the spraying with a  legal appeal in June, has in her  possession an "...interesting  piece of evidence, indicative of  some of the attitudes in the  Forest Service."  The printed sheet is headed  'Raommended Measures to  Reduce the Risk Level'. Below  is a handwritten comment  declaring, "The degree of fear  and ignorance in the local  population is terrifying. There is  a group that seem to oppose any  action within the forests. We  are entering the dark ages. Did  you know that Vision is one of  the 10 most poisonous compounds created by man?  Hopefully the people who  believe this will gain some  enlightenment at the appeal  hearing."  Under pressure from the  SCEPP the Forest Service has  called a public hearing to  discuss the Vision issue on October 4 at 7:30 pm at Chatelech  High School, but members of  the group are angry that the  meeting was scheduled for after  the spraying.  Total victory, at least for  1990, came to the SCEPP and  its supporters Friday morning,  September 28, in the form of a  letter from the Ministry of  For��ts.  The use of herbicides on the  six contested cut blocks will not  proceed in 1990.  But as one anti-Vision protester noted philosophically:  "There's always next year.  They'll be back and we'll be  here waiting for them!"  PORTUGAL  18 DAYS  FROM $1159 CA  Departures November ��� March (Limited Christmas space)  * Airfare to Lisbon ft return Irom Fire  * Arrival tnntllt  * 2 nights Usbon with BroiMast  * Opal Corso 0L (4 dr.) Including taxes t  COW.  * 13 nights Algirvi Apt.  * 1 night Amsterdam with Breakfast  * Hotel taxes  * Deluxe night bag KLM  IT  Cond'ns Appl"  886-3381  Gibsons Medical Centre  Hwy. 101 8. Farnham Rd.  886-2522  Presto!  ..and your home is warm A cozy.  PRESTO type FIREL0GS  Presto Fire Logs are  manufactured under terrific  compression from wood waste.  They are clean handling & give  much more heat than ordinary  wood, and burn much, much  longer.  This Is the time to stock up.  ��  ��� itf  El  The beauty & warmth of the traditional wood stove, but...  The NEW ECLIPSE PELLET STOVES are  35% Smaller; yet same high heat output  Much more simple  Easy to operate. Remote thermostat available  Available as free standing stoves  (choice of 4 leg or pedestal base)  or as a fireplace insert  Clean burning (very low emissions)  Capable of Zero Clearance installation  Simply better  Sm Them Now  QBS Sechelt - Ask for Paul Rigby  QBS Gibsons - See Rod Sharpe  Your "Wood Burning" Specialists.  ���  BUILDING SUPPLIES?  TWO LOCATIONS sunshine coast highway gibsons  wharf and dolphin secheit  Open Mm. ��� tat.  I am ��� S em  Sundays, (Oebsans Only)  10 am ��� t pet  iomi.1 Minn  Vaacewor (Tan Fret) IW-Mia Coast News, October 1,1990  The Sunshine  15.  Second Section  Wells visits Sunshine Coast  Over 500 hear Newfoundland premier  Newfoundland Premier Wells shared the podium with BC  Liberal Leader Gordon Wilson in Sechelt last week.  ���Rose Nicholson photo  by Rose Nicholson   : I   The Honourable Clyde  Wells, Premier of Newfoundland, spoke to a crowd of over  SOO in the pavilion at Rockwood  Centre last week, and it was obvious that Wells' part in the  Meech Lake talks has earned  him the support of many people  outside the core of regular  Liberal supporters.  He did, of course, as a good  politician, put in a plug for BC  Liberal leader Gordon Wilson.  "Western Canadians", he said,  "should move in and take control of the national Liberal party if they want to be a force in  Ottawa."  Wells, in contrast to what  British Columbians have  become used to in a provincial  premier, did not rely on  dramatic techniques to sway his  audience. Instead, he spoke in a  low key, articulate manner and  clearly spelled out the issues facing Canadians in this post  Meech Lake period.  "Balanced government has  been missing in our country for  125 years," he stated. "The  future of the government (in  power) is dependent on maintaining the support of the majority in the House of Commons and the majority of the  iTMZZfl  11 MORE THAN CLOTHINC  MORE THAN CLOTHING       1/     II  3~.-s.i~l, Some Original Designs  10,30 ��� 4,30        r^=^====  J^otvntoum dxobtits. deck  8X5-741'   SSSmW  mew 1 unm TOwmoMH  ONLY 1 LIR  Corner North & Read Roads, Qlbsons  Vou 71 be plmantlj inrprtttd.  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Until we achieve that we will never  get any fairness and balance in  this country and the national  policy will always be developed  in such a way as to promote the  interests of the two largest provinces in central Canada.  "If we keep going the  way we have in the last  40 or SO years, in the  next 40 years, Ontario  alone will have the  majority of the  population."  "It doesn't matter if they  were Tory or Liberal or NDP.  In the end they would have to  answer to the nearly W per cent  of the members who come from  Ontario and Quebec. It is simple fundamental political  mathematics. We have to find  the means of balancing that  overwhelming power in the  House of Commons so that  from here on in when national  policy is being developed it is  acceptable not to the majority  of people, but to the majority of  the provinces."  He advocated that pressure  be brought to bear on the  government by joining the  power of the 32 seats from the  Atlantic provinces with the 88  seats from the Western provinces.  "If we keep going the way we  have in the last 40 or 50 years, in  the next 40 years, Ontario alone  will have the majority of the  population. But it would be  equally wrong to have a vote  only on the basis of an elected  senate and ignore the majority  of the population."  Wells was critical of the trend  of separate blocks within the  country working to effect constitutional change.  "I don't believe we can  achieve anything by dividing the  country into four or five blocks.  Our chances of achieving a  unified consensus on a constitution that is acceptable to all  would be virtually nil if every  block tries to develop its own."  Wells maintains that there are  three fundamental principles  necessary for the unity of the  country.  First is equality of every  citizen in the country, provided  for by representation in the  House of Commons.  Second is equality of the provinces, which is supposed to be  provided for in the senate.  "And that," he said, "is the  fundamental failure that has  resulted in a lot of our economic  difficulties and virtually all of  our constitutional difficulties."  Third is equality of cultural  and linguistic groups. "The  country is based on two major  linguistic groups." he declared.  "That is what we are, we cannot  ignore it. Quebec has legitimate  concerns. They have a different  language, a different culture  and a different judicial system.  "I believe the way to solve  that is to provide for a separate  vote in the Senate so that the  Quebec senators can vote on all  constitutional changes affecting  language, culture and judicial  matters for Quebec.  "I do not believe it is  necessary to create a special  status for Quebec and alter the  whole balance of confederation.  I believe we can do this if we  work through a national forum.  "In the end, the interest of  the whole country must come  ahead of any one single group."  KERN'S  HOME  ���y wk  FURNISHINGS |SL    ���,^  u 16.  Coast News, October 1,1390  Channel 11  Tuesday, October 2  7:00 p.m.  Cable Connections  Once a month the student-  produced news program takes a  more indepth look at some of  ihe issues affecting Ihe Coast.  This program, produced 'live'  lasl Thursday, has items including Ceospcl Rock, the herbicide spraying in Roberls  Creek and Premier Clyde Wells'  visit totheCjMst.  8:00 p.m.  Dave Lovick  NDP Transportation Critic  Commuter   Ed   Burritt  discusses   concerns   about  highways and ferries with Mr.  Lovick during his visit to the  Coast.  8:30 p.m.  Coast Inlerfaith  The Reverend June Maffin  introduces the Reverend Daniel  Gifford, the newejst addition to  the ministry staff at St. Hilda's  and St. Andrew's Anglican  Churches.  Thursday, October 4  6:30 p.m. Live  9:00 p.m. Repeat  Cable Connections  Once again the broadcasting  students at Elphinstone bring  you the most up-to-date news  on the Sunshine Coast. The major stories of the area are  covered as they happen and  brought to you as soon as possible. Don't miss Cable Connections, one way of staying in  touch with the Sunshine Coast.  Arts Centre activities  The Arts Centre's Fall Film  Series continues on October 3 at  8 pm with I986 British film  'Utter lo Brezhnev'. Made on a  low budget starring little known  actors, it is thick with Liverpudlian flavour and humour.  Letter lo Brezhnev involves ihe  unlikely romance between Iwo  'Liver Birds' and two Russian  sailors on leave. The film is fast-  moving, entertaining, funny  and poignant. Admission is $4  Quilting expert Barbara Fraser visited the Sunshine Coast  recently to give a seminar. The quilt of hen in the photograph  was based on a 1770 Japanese wood cut.      ���Rom Nicholson photo  Oeop oil youi  COAST NtW��  at the door.  FOLK DANCE  A presentation of East Indian  folk dance will be held at the  Arts Centre on October 14 at  7:30 pm. Canada World Youth  exchange students will explain  the cultural and religious  significance behind selected  dances and give further explanation to those dances that  were performed al the Indo-  Canadian Culture Show on  September 30.  The audience will be encouraged to show off their dancing skills and participate in a  folk dance that the students will  help them learn. Admission is  $3 at the door.  ON DISPLAY  Sunday, October 7 is the last  exhibition day for the two  shows now on at the Arts Centre; Crafts Only, a juried selection of local work, and  Costume of India, traditional  dress and other items loaned by  the visitng Canada World  Youth exchange students. Don't  miss them. 11-4 Wednesday to  Saturday, 1-4 Sunday.  ART RENTAL  Don't miss this wejek's opportunity to make a selection of  locally made artwork from the  Arts Centre's Art Rental  library: Tuesday, October 2,2-4  and 6-8 pm. The Arts Centre is  located at the corner of Trail  and Medusa Streets. Call  885-5412 for information.  7:00 p.m.  Talk to your  Lood Governments  Live - Phone-In  Tonight we bring representatives from our local governments into the studio to answer  your questions and hear your  comments via the phone liners.  Invited guests include Gibsons  Mayor Diane Strom, Setchelt  Mayor Tom Meredith, Regional  Board Chairman Peggy Connor  and Sechelt Indian Band Chief  Tom Paul, hosted by AI Price.  8:00 p.m.  Premier Clyde Wells  Coverage   of   the   Newfoundland premier's speech at  Rockwood  Lodge during his  visit to the Coast last month.  1:30 p.m.  Newcomers on the Coasl  Mary Pinniger hosts this program   that   introduces   Judy  Armstrong and Tink Robinson  to their new neighbours on the  Coast.  9:00 p.m.  Cable Connections  See 6:30 p.m.  SOUTH COAST FORD  885-3281    Traditional Thanksgiving  BUFFET at the CASA  SUN. & MON., OCT. 7 & 8, FROM 5 PM  Turkey & Stuffing  Assorted Salads  Mashed Potatoes  Gravy  Brussels Sprouts  Sweet Potatoes  Baked Ham  Glazed Carrots  ;   Pumpkin Pie  ONLY  $12.95  (Special Price For Children, Too)  RESERVATIONS RECOMMENDED  Now taking bookings for  CHRISTMAS PARTIES  Large & Small  CASA  If   RES!  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After  disillusioning experiences in  other historic spots such as  Dodge City, I am anticipating  some sort of bogus re-creation  like a western movie set, design-  en! strictly to lure tourists. We  are both pleasantly surprised  Barkerville has been left  largely in its original state.  Some reconstruction was  unavoidable but it has been  done unobtrusively to retain the  pioneer atmosphere. There are  no jarring modernisms to spoil  the effect.  Most of the original log  buildings are still standing, as  they have stood since  stagecoach times. Because it is  the off-season, the ghost town is  spookily, and appropriately,  deserted. In the pinching early  morning cold, it is like stumbling through a time warp. As we  enter these precincts of another  century, we pick up an unexpected companion.  The cat  comes mewing welcome at us  through Ihe chill  a small custodian  the only dweller in this hollow  town.  The season's done  the minstrels and the dancing  girls are gone  Come in for our  Thanksgiving Weekend SPECIAL  Steak & Prawns  $12.95  PRONTO'S  Sxh.,11   885  I919  the tourists tan  on southern beaches now Ihe  ghosts return  Thecal  scurries be/ore us down forsaken streets  leading us on  past   dead   saloons,   cold  smithies, cancelled banks  He vanishes  then like a conjured rabbil  reappears  a grey familiar  a small survivor in this  vacant place  The cat  stays surely with us as we make  our rounds  watches us sadly as we take  our leave  then pads back to the ghost  town, darts inside  and lies in wall for more  late guests to guide  The fog has dissipated by the  time we return to Wells. Apart  from a bit of logging and mining, the town derives much of  ils summer revenue from its  proximity to Barkerville, which  has no tourist accommodation  of its own. Gassing up, we head  west again. But we have two  more brief stops to make before  we rejoin the main highway.  The first of these lies on the  upper side of the rpad, just east  of vanished Wingdam. The  mouth of the trail is marked by  a small sign. It leads to the  grave of a miner named Blessing, murdered back in the gold-  rush era. Yvonne recalls coming  here as a girl to read shuddery  detective stories beside the grave  in the quiet clearing. The one-  man cemetery is well maintait.-  ed by the Cariboo Historical  Society. The ill-fated Blessing  c  +  TERRACE ^  1  ..Illl"."..'ieiie|||||||||||||||||||>lllll��n ���������������til*  AT BONNIEBROOK  SAMPLE  OUR  NEW FALL MENU  Friday ��� Tuesday 5:30 - 9:30  Sunday Brunch 10 - 2 P.M.  Closed Wednesday, Thursday  RESERVE NOW  For Family, Staff or Group  CHRISTMAS CELEBRATIONS  886-2188  has become a sort of bizarre  tourist attraction.  Our second stop calls for a  short detour down a loop road,  not far beyond Wingdam. This  leads us past a small mining  operation to another defunct  settlement called Stanley.  Nothing remains of the place  now except a government plaque and a windowless two-  storey building that was once  the Lightning Hotel.  While Yvonne takes some  pictures, 1 prowl through the  derelict building, treading  gingerly on the second floor.  There are signs of fairly recent  occupancy ��� bedsprings and  rat-gnawed mattresses languish  in some of the rooms. Drifters  and hippies must have btxn the  last unpaying guests.  To be continued...  IT'S PARTY TIME  CEDARS  RUB  r^SaHE^n  CARIBBEAN WEEKEND!  featuring ���/  RICHARD KINGS BAND  reffle...roeL.gnd \m  plus a special menu...special drinks  H's shirts tnd shorts  bruin' tni reltxin'  COME EARLV...EVERYONE Will BE HERE  cedArs  RUB  Gibsons  & District  'Public Library  .Hours:  5 Tues 9:30-5 pm  Vied. 9:30-5pen,Ii  ��� Thiers 12:30-8pm=  |Sat. 9:30-5pm  ���STORYTIME:  Wed  GIBSONS  *1legion  Branch l(��l)  Members and Guests Welcome  LOCAL  TRAFFIC  i Friendly Country Legion^  i Roberts  Creek  LEGION  Branch 219  JOHN PARSONS  Fri., Oct. 5 &  Sat., Oct. 6  MemtMfi and bona lid*  guMtt welcome  FMDAY NITE  DINNERS  Grilled New York Steak  Sal. Night Dinners  BINGO ��� TUES. EVENINGS  il.c (75063)  Your guide to  the finest in  area dining  A listing of  restaurants  and pubs  liwt  otfteCoMt  Irvine's Landing Marine Pub has elevated the quality of 'pub food' to new  heights. In fact, save for the friendly, comfortable atmosphere, you tend to think  that you're sitting in a rather fine restaurant.  I recommend the special, sight unseen, regardless of what it is. Having had  many of Mark's specials, I feel qualified to make this dramatic statement. Thursday evening I enjoyed the best���absolutely the best special at Irvine's Landing that  I have ever had, but I'll tell you about it later. First things first.  Irvine's Landing Marine Pub sits overlooking a dock and little bay where commercial fishermen, sports fishermen, and pleasure boaters come and go about  their business of catching fish or the spectacular view that the shoreline affords.  Ah, here's the appetizer. Succulent scallops wrapped in bacon, dripped with the  juice of a lemon wedge. Impossible to make them last. Impossible to describe the  wonderful flavour.  Now, the special. Alaskan Black Cod, poached to tender, smokey-rich perfection. This is one of those fish dishes that makes you feel like you've discovered  some kind of culinary secret. Complementing the fish, broiled potatoes and  steamed broccoli coveted with a layer of melted, tangy, Swiss cheese. And finally,  a real treat for restaurant fare, garden-fresh spaghetti squash. Dinner-plate garnishes rarely are worthy of mention, but in this case I can't resist. In addition to a  crisp sprig of parsley, the plate was completed with a slice of sweet honeydew  melon.  Now, since we are in a pub, it seems appropriate to end a wonderful meal with a  very special coffee. The Bill's Ark (named after a local boat) is a combination of  Grand Marnier, Amaretto, and Anisette, and if you (like me) don't care for  licorice in anything, Harvey can be persuaded to substitute Amaretto for Anisette.  This, with whippeid cream and everything else that makes an after-dinner coffee  drink so good, is the perfect way to end a perfect meal.  NIGHI ON IHE IOWN   ��� Inn- For dinners only.  ���Fully licences! Wednesday to Sunday,  5pm to 9pm. Closed for lunch. Closed  tram September 3 to 11.  For  reservations   phone   Laurie  or  Heather. 885-3847.  Gmk House ��� Intimate dining and  European cuisine in a sophisticated yet  casual atmosphere. We serve rack of  lamb, duck, crab, dams, scallops, steaks,  also daily specials. Reservations recommended. Roberts Creek Road and Beach  Avenue ��� 885-9321. Open 6 pm. Closed  Mondays a Tuesdays. V. MC. 40 seats.  Mariwn' Restaurant ��� On the  waterfront with one of ihe most spectacular views in Gibsons, the Mariners'  specializes in fresh and live seafood, and  also offers a full range of lunch and dinner entrees. Both menus change daily.  with delicious daily specials. Marine  Drive, Gibsons Landing, 886-2334. Monday to Saturday: Lunch 11-3, Monday to  Saturday: Dinner 5-10 and Sunday 5-9,  Sunday Brunch 11-3. 100 seats. V. M.C.  Tht Wharf ��� Open for breakfast,  lunch and dinner seven days a week.  Breathtaking ocean view and sunsets  from every table. Continental cuisine and  seafood at its best. Sunday Brunch from  II am - 2 pm. Fully licensee! and air  conehtioned. Dinner reservations recom-  mended. Hwy. 101, Davis Bay. 885-7283.  FINE DINING  TV Terrace at Bonniebrook With  an ocean panorama, The Terrace at Bon-  niebrook, located on the waterfront at  Gower Point, offers superb West Coast  cuisine in a picturesque and relaxing lodge  setting. For those seeking finer dining and  a (lightr standard of service eve offer fresh  local K food, expertly prepared and  presented in a varied menu of appetizers,  entrees and desserts for lunch and dinner.  Fotow Gower Point road to Ocean Beach  Esplanade. Dinner 5:30-9:30. Sunday  Bwndl 10-2. Group reservations only for  Breakfast A Lunch. CLOSED WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY. Reservations  raoommenxied. Business groups o\ raoep-  *" welcome. Visa, M7C 886-2188.  FAMILY DINING  Andy's Restaurant- Every Wednesday night is Prime Rib Night. House  specialties include veal dishes, steaks,  seafood, pasta, pizza, Thai food, and lots  of NEW dishes. Don't miss Andy's great  Brunch Buffet every Sunday from  llam-2.30. Hwy 101, Gibsons, 886-3388.  Cafe Pierrot- Comfortable atmosphere with warm, helpful staff.  Homemade pastas, quiches and daily  specials are all prepared with the freshest  ingredients - both healthful and delicious.  Our whole wheat bread and scrumptious  desserts are baked fresh daily, on the  premises. Outside dining, take out orders  for the beach and cappucino arc  available. The Coast's bistro...as unique  as the Coast itself. Mon. - Sat.  9am-5pm.Closed Sunday. Teredo  Square, Sechelt. Phone ahead for your  lunch! 885-9962.  Coast Club Cafe- Bright, open,  casual dining for breakfast and lunch.  Fresh is the order of the day for all of our  menu items. Big burgers, pasla dishes,  Mexican specials, sandwiches, salads and  a variety of daily features. An adull environment with European Hair, which offers dining at reasonable prices. Open  from 5 am dally. Join us for weekend  brunch. 5519 Wharf Ave., Sechdt.  885-9344. Visa and Mastercard accepted -  seating for M).  EAJ IN - TAKE OUT  Emit S\ Gvttn's Drive In- Take  out, or delivery. Pizza, dinners, salads,  burgers, chicken, desserts, drinks, ice  cream. Free heime delivery within 4 miles,  after 6 pm only, on $10 minimum eerdcrs.  Small charge- few orders under S10. Open  laic every nighl. H.*y. 101. Gibsons.  886-7813,  Backeddy Pub - Enjoy the beautiful  waterfront view (eagles and hummingbirds are a common sight) from the  Backeddy Marine Pub. Enjoy the deck as  wdl as the separate family dining area,  both with a relaxing atmosphere. Bring  your appetite for our home-style  Skookumburger or our ejreat fish & chips.  Dinner is served from 11:30 a.m. to 7:30  p.m. Located Vi mile north of Egmont  on Maple Road.  Cedars Netghbourtiood Pub -  Great food every day all day. /'Appetizers  and full menu along with terrific daily  specials, available 'till 9 pm every nighl.  We're known for our great atmosphere  and good limes. Sun. - Thurs. open 'till  The Omega Pizza. Steak And  Lobster House - With a perfect view  of Gitesons marina, and a good lime at-  mosphere. the Omega is a people-  watcher's paradise. Cast memteers of The  Beachcomteers can usually be found dining here. Menu includes pizza, pasta,  steaks and seafood. Steaks and seafood  arc their specialties. Banquet facilities  available. Very special children's menu.  Average dinner for two: $20. Reservations recommended. Located in Gibsons  Landing al 1538 Gower Point Rd.  886-2268. Open Sun-Thurs. 11:30am-10  pm, Fri and Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm.  Seats I4S.  The Parthenon Greek Tavema  Located on the esplanade in downtown  Sechell. We specialize in Greek Cuisine,  fresh seafood, steaks, pasta, and pizza.  Open 6 days a week - Tues. through  Thurs., freem 11 am ��� 10 pm and Fri. &  Sal., II am - 11 pm. Wc arc open for  lunch - try our daily luncheon specials.  Lunch is served from II am - 3 pm.  Rcsmaiieens rcceemmendcd. W'c also  have lake-eeul - pizza, ribs, pasta, Greek  fixed antl much more! 885-1995 or  885-2833. Kalherlna - Hosicss.  Pronto's Restaurants Two location.  to serve you. Both serve an extensive  variety of pi/za, steak, pasta, lasagne,  ribs, souvlaki in a delightful family at-  mosphere. Children's menu available. .Ml  dinner cnirces include garlic bread and a  choice of soup or salad. Average family  meal for four arrout $!5-$20. luxated ai  Wharf Rd., Sechelt, 885-1919: and on  Highway 101, across from Gibson  Medical Clinic. Gibsons. 886-8138.  midnight, Fri. & Sat. open 'till I am.  Visa, Mastercard and reservations accepted. 886-8171.  Irvine's Unding Marine ISjb  Excellent lunches, dinners and appetizers  served in a friendly and casual waterfront  pub setting overlooking the mouth of  Pender Harbour. Prime rib every Saturday. Free moorage available for boaters  visiting with us. We're located at the end  of Irvine's Landing Road, and we're open  7 days a week from II am to 11 pm. Pub  open I lam-11pm. Kilchen open Ham-  10pm. Call 883-1145.  mm Coast News, October 1.1990  Pender golf  Season winds down  The Pender Harbour Goll  Club is winding up a very busy  season. Due to the fantastic  September weather our summer  extended a month longer.  September 20 was ladies day  -first flight winners were  Laverne Richardson, first, and  Joyce Reid, second. Second  flight winners were Lois Haddon, first, and Vera Love, second.  Monday night twilight - first  low gross Gaudette Campbell  and Bruce Patrick, second low  gross Jacquie Harper and Jim  Menzies. First low net Carol  Reid and Bruce Hamilton, second low net Beth Mulhern and  Ken Hooper. Moni Langham  had the KP for ladies on both 3  and 6.  Senior men, Tuesday,  September 25. Winner of the  Art Bishop Memorial with a net  30.S B. Sangansky, second low  net at 32 Ken Hooper and Bruce  Hamilton, third low net at 33  George Reid and Jim Buntain.  First low gross at 38 George  Langham, second low gross at  40 John Willcock, third low  gross at 41, a tie, Ed Roop and  Jerry Holmes. Also a tie for  fourth low gross at 43, Jim  Menzies and JC Ross.  Closest to the pin on 3 Keith  Pounder, 6 was Ken Hooper.  Longest drive on 7 George  Langham. Least amount of  putts at IS JC Ross.  A delicious free lunch was enjoyed by all and everyone won a  prize. Four guests from the Sunshine Coast Golf Club were Bill  Gibbons, JC Ross, Ray Phillips  and Floyd Bruden.  Thursday, September 26, in-  terclub meet with the Sunshine  Coast Ladies, overall winners:  Pender Harbour 85 Vi, Sunshine  Coast 58 Vi. This is the result of  two interclub games. Sixteen  ladies participated, eight from  the Sunshine Coast Golf Club.  A fruit salad lunch was  prepared by Lil Abbot and Betty Reyburn.  Thursday afternoon bridge is  a delightful way to complete our  'ladies day'. Each week one of  the ladies brings dessert.  Relerence: Point  Pacific Standard  Atkinson  Time  For Skookumchuk Narrows add  l hr 40 mm plus 5 mm lor each tl ol rise,  and 7 mm tor each It ol fail  TIDEL1NE MARINE  5637 Wharf Rd., Sechelt  885-4141  *  9.9%  FINANCING  OAC    I Year Teeene  XfBoats In Stocky  On the Rocks  by Harry Turner  Local lads doing their stuff on a beautiful September afternoon  at the Gibsons Skate Bowl. -Kent Sheridan photo  Rugby season  steams ahead  by John Rainer  Rugby is now full steam  ahead! Having had a one week  break and some thoughts to  dwell upon from the first week  of play, the Pigs made yet  again, an overseas venture into  Vancouver.  Week three saw the Boys in  Blue take on the newly  amalgamated Ex-Brits/Lions  Club. Having this kind of integration can only mean a  wealth of bodies with experience to choose from for  weeWy matches.  The Ex-Brits/Lions have  been fortunate to pick up some  lads touring the world. They've  bolstered their ranks with Kiwis  from down under. These fellows definitely know their way  around the rugby pitch.  Anyways, enough dribble.  On to the game. The enthusiasm of all is still high and  energetic. On this day, with the  huge difference in talent and experience, this was to be a real  learning environment. Eh,  Brent? Anyone for mushed  Canuck? .Although giving it  their best shot with the personnel available: (A lot of young  raw talent just yearning to be  developed), the Boys in Blue  came out and from what the  coach has surmised, tried with  valiant efforts to match their  opponents' abilties.  Being overmatched and not  having (as yet) the team unity,  the club struggled through both  halves. Inefficient tackling was  a big hole in the team's defenses  j and the opposition was able to  flow unstopped through our  lads. The Pigs unfortunately  came out on the raw side of the  score. Ex-Brits/Lions 45, Pigs  0.  With positions still not yet  determined and also a lack of  players to fill full sides for each  weekend, there goes out the call  for all those who have played or  not to come on out and participate in the best team sport of  .' all. No kidding, I've been doing  '. it for 18 years.  We  practice  on  Tuesday  ' evenings  at   Chatelech  and  ��� Thursday evenings at Elphin-  " stone. Both nights we start at 6  pm.  | The fellows, however remain  confident and are looking for-  ' ward to some home field advantages raming up over the next  three weeks. That's right, we  played on Saturday, the 29th vs  Kats. Also we have consecutive  home game*s on October 6 and  13. Watch for the sign on game  day. Kick-off is at 11:30 am at  Elphinstone.  One last note for all you dan-  cin' type Pig followers - the  GRC is having a Hallowe'en  Hog Bop on October 27 at the  Roberts Creek Hall with live  band favourites the Grames  Bros. Tickets are $13 and are  available through club members  and a few spots around town.  Hope to see you there and in  costume.  fine effort by both sides this  week, Kats 11, Pigs 8. Full  report next week.  The curling rink in Gibsons  has four sheets of ice. It accommodates 32 curlers at a time. An  eight end game takes two hours  to play and usually two draws  are scheduled in one evening.  The first draw usually takes  place at 7 pm and the second at  9 pm. After their game curlers  can take a break and watch the  next scheduled games from the  lounge upstairs.  This year the draws have been  changed slightly and the following schedule has been put into  place:  Monday - Ladies' Evening;  Tuesday - Seniors' Afternoon,  Men's Evening; Wednesday  -Mixed Evening; Thursday  -Men's Evening; Friday  -Seniors' Afternoon, Mixed  Evening.  The afternoon ladies league  will be either Wednesday or  Thursday. The afternoon ladies  can register by calling Carol  Kurucz at 886-2666 or Kathie  Lesik at 886-3567. Evening  league curlers can register by���  stopping in to see John at the  rink, call Perry Klvmchuk our  drawmaster at 886-8346 or talk  to any member you may know.  If you feel you would like to  enroll your kids in the junior  program you could contact  Carol Skytte at 886-7801. I am  sure she would love to enroll  your child. She is a very good  coach with some very good  helpers and it is an excellent  program. The kids really enjoy  it.  Our executive for the coming  year is: Doreen Stewart, past  president; Gary Flumerfelt,  president; Ray Giza, vice president; Carl Anderson, treasurer;  Joy Hill, secretary. The directors are: Juanita Wannamaker,  Perry Klymchuk, Jackie Wal-  dron, Tony VanBrabant, Sam  Simpson and Ron Chelsburg.  If you would like to participate in the club, feel free to  contact one of the executive  members. Some other places  you could register are: Lin-  nadine's Shoes, Gibsons Landing Health Centre or Just For  You in the lower village.  A reminder October 11  -ladies annual meeting and luncheon please sign in early.  End Of Season  CLEAROUT!  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Next Course October 10/90.  \t  IVP  I*  <*>���  m��g*&  a****.  #23*%  COMING SOON  TO YOUR HOME  Every household in Canada will be  receiving an 8-page information  guide in the next few days. It  outlines the country's economic  plan and contains important  information about Canada's  future. Please look for it in your  mailbox and take the time to  read what's inside.  If you haven't received the guide by  Odober 15th, call the toll-free number  below and a copy will be sent to  your home.  1-800-267-6620  Hearing Impaired, please calM-800-267-6650.  Pour oblenir la version franchise de cette  publication, veuillez compose/ le 1-BM-267-e3640.  ��� ���I  otCanada  aauvtrmnwflt  duCanada Coast News, October 1,1990  19.  SC Golf it Country Club  Cedars Pub supports junior golf  by Frank Nanson  The numbers of the Sunshine  Coast Golf Club and the people  of this Coast community overall  wish to extend a big thanks to  the Cedars Pub for their financial support of the Junior Golf  program run by this club.  Each year for the past several  years now, they have put up  funds helping to support the up  to 40 juniors that take lessons  each year. In addition, some of  the more advanced juniors attend a number of junior tournaments around the province.  Without the support provided  by this pub many of the juniors  would be held back in their efforts.  One of the trays is now in line  for training as a professional at  a California college. Matthew  Chalmers is going around in  under par at times, others are  doing very well for their age and  will be heard from soon.  The September 18 ladies first  flight winners were Marion  Reeves (net 66), Dody Grant  (net 68) and Isabel Rendleman  (net 71). Second flight was won  by Pat Vaghan with a BB9 of  71, along with Vi Gibbons and  Marg Ross. Mary McKinnon  took the third flight with a net  69.  The winner of the Fraser  Senior was Virginia Douglas  (175 gross) with Dody Grant in  second place with a 176 gross.  The Hewdry Sraor winner  was Dody Grant with a 176  followed by Jean Dean with a  193. These are two round totals  of course.  The two day low net score  was taken by Mary McKinnon  who shot a net 138.  The 9-hole ladies played for  the Bette White Low Gross  trophy which was won by Marg  Bevan, followed by Gladys  Warner and Thelma Manning.  The senior men had 75 out  for the second to last organized  day of play before the snow  flies. The worst teeun of the  groups had a need for tees and  were pleased things worked out  in their favour. The team was  composed of Bob Williams,  Frank Nanson, Jim Nielson, Al  Heaven, and Doug Gillett.  Jack Knaus, Glynn Davies,  George Kubata, Bill Skelcher  and George Pare managed to  win the low net prize. They were  followed by Roy Scarr's team of  George Bayford, Art Kiloh,  Bert Hobbs and Roy Taylor.  Paul Smith was closest to the  pin (which is under dispute by  another senior who thought he  had won until the disputed shot  by the big guy).  This senior did have the  honour of beating out Vic  Vaughan however, and earn told  I may never be invited for tennis  at Vic's court again as punishment!  Activities at Arts Centre  by Mark Benson  At SecMt Amu  Men's Im Hockey gets under  way this week as all six teams  begin practice at Sunshine  Coast Arena in Sechelt.  Teams entered in the Sunshine Coast Men's Hockey  League this season are the Buccaneers, Gilligans, Hawks, Gibsons Kings, Roberts Creek and  Wakefield.  On Wednesday, October 3 at  7:30 pm, the Buccaneers stage  their first scheduled try-out. At  8:30 pm, the Gilligans hold their  first get-together.  At 7:30 pm on Thursday, October 4, the Hawks will take to  the ice followed by the Kings at  8:30 pm and on Friday Oct. 5 at  7:30 pm the Creek has the ice  Vinyl Siding  DEAL WITH AN ESTABLISHED LOCAL COMPANY  ALWEST  HOME  SERVICES  BOX 864, SECHELT, B.C.  ���jj VON 3A0  WRAY LINDERS 8854572  VINYL SIDING-SOFFIT FASCIA  DOOR & WINDOW CONVERSIONS ��� RENOVATIONS   Wa have ratarances   while at 8:20 pm the Wakefield  (defending champs) sharpen  their skills.  The exhibition schedule  begins next week (Oct. 10) with  all teams playing two exhibition  games before league play  begins.  Some teams are looking for  new players so dig that gear out  of the closet, sharpen those  skates, and come out for a look-  see at the refurbished arena.  For further information contact Bob Young at 885-5096.  See you at the rink.  A zany delight  'Six Palm Trees' is a warm  and quirky play about the trials  and guffaws of growing up in a  Catholic family of 14 children.  Caitlin Hicks stars in this one  woman production with a  jubilant and poignant performance. In the course of her  stand-up memory routine as  Annie, she picks 14 people from  the audience and gives them  each a different name  Six Palm Trees comes to the  Arts Centre on October 6 at 8  pm after touring in Eastern  Canada, California and Vancouver.  Whether you come from a  large family or not, Six Palm  Treses is sure to touch your  heart. Tickets are $10 and are  available at all bookstores, the  Arts Centre and Seaview  Market.  INTRODUCING A NEW SERVICE  IN THE GIBSONS AREA  We will check your boat  once a week for as little  as $25. per month.  ��� Mooring Lines  ��� Equipment  ��� Bilges  D Shore Power  Other services available, including  reports by telephone.  Also boat trailer for rent, (up to 28')  Flexible to Suit  Your Needs  For Information Call  MARINE SECURITY SYSTEMS  886*7927  Al    CfMATIGMM  UO nun in  Seniors Consultant! Buying, Selling.  Retirement Planning. 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The Original Is Still Thi But  COAST BOBCAT SERVICE      MS-7051  |  I  S s  ss  ii  (��(����(����������((��((��tt������(((������t��n��uuuu������i����ui����<������u<i 20.  Coast News, October 1,1990  Sunshine Co��st  Services Directory  AUTOMOTIVE  leeeler-trwl       AUTOMOTIVE Marine  PARTS & SUPPLIES  A101 SUPPLY ltd.  1061 Hwy. 101, Gibsons, B.C. 886-8101  Mon.-Fri. 6-6 Sal. 8-6, Sun. 10-3  ���"SECHELT RADIATORS"  Complete Cooling System Service Cenlie  We Repair S Replace Rads. Heater Core! & Gas Tanks  AUTOS TRUCKS TRACTORS INDUSTRIAL MARINE  Niw. Used & Rebuilt  S5M Whirl Ptck-Up t Delivery Mo��� . Sl,  (Old Poultry luminal)    flggj        885-7986V  Need this space?  (   ,11   lie.    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Residential ��� Commercial  Industrial - Land Clearing  Serving the Coast (or 20 Years  "We pride ourselves on punctuality"  Bo- 1791, Gibiom, B.C. VONIVO.  V886-9020  Fastrac BACKHOE  SERVICE  . SEPTIC FIELDS  ��� DRAINAGE DITCHES  ��� EXCAVATIONS  . WATER LINES Cat 416 4X4  .cleabing Steve Jones    886-8269  Selective Logging  Land Clearing  Excavations  We Buy Timber  885-3924  885-7487  CAN-DO EXCAVATING  /iQSb  58(1 EXTENDAHOE, BOBCAT 743, ^^JM^  LOOl^   SINGLE AXLE DUMP TRUCK   dW|P  ��� Septic Fields > Sand. Gravel & Top Soil  George 885-7553 or Emery 885-4854^  COAST BOBCAT SERVICIL   "|  Small In Size - Big In Production JJU*  I'ee.l  HeelY, -   I ���l��le���l,J ^UB 1  StenenelieiR/LcvcllieeK ^S3��***j..  I.illhl Hueelinii .��(��<����(  885-7051  SECHELT ����<��������  v����.��y-  J.T.R. Trucking  Dump Truck Rental  Sand, Gravel & Blasted Rock Sales  R.R. #1 Bay Rd. Site Sechelt, B.C.  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CONTRACTORS*  A BETTER" BOBCAT SERVICE  "Complete Bobcat fyn/tces"  ��� Excavating - Backfilling ��� Tranchlng ���  Drainage ��� Clearing ��� Retaining Walla - Paving Stone*  CLARKE FULLER        888*8538       B��> l!2t, Qlbaona  "S CRANE  (TON LIFT - HOOK HUOMT.IT.  if TON LIFT - HOOK HeBOHTIT  |FBS ��BW S WW"  Ernie Fallis  Contracting  Complete Backhoe  Service  886-919S  a    Ta   "  mm <  mr*        THE  RENOVATIONS WITH ~  A TOUCH OF CLASS  COMMERCIAL & RESIDENTIAL  IMPROVER "5���  LTn HALFMOON MY  Residential  Commercial  Induslnal  I and Clearing  FUTURE  Excavating & Developments  Underground Installations  & Repairs  Roads & Driveways  Satisfaction Guaranteed  CALL MIKE OR MIKE  886-2182  s%s=Coast Water Haulln  4X4, 2000 gal., self-loading  high pressure discharge,  spray bar  886-3411   David groom  GIBSONS,,  CENTURY ROCK  Reck Walls  Palios  X3i  885-5910  PLUMBING  ��� Selective Logging  ��� Marine Contracting  - Stump Removals  ��� Purchase Timber  Sand & Gravel Deliveries  GARY 886-9S8S  V TWIN CREEKS MARINE LTD.   BILL 886-8361 .  SUN ��� 24 Hour Service  �� New Construction  ff^.cr * Renovations  V!^ ��� Free Estimates  ��� Seniors' Discount  LUMBING Dean Hunt  Roee 741. Gebsons. B.C. VON IVO 886-B344  flu  ��� GEN. CONTRACTORS ���  RAH CONSTRUCTION  Reliable te Reasonable ��� No Job Too Small  DRYWALL - RENOVATIONS  Jay     886-9662      Paul  PLUMBING e% HEATING  ����� Naw Houses  s Renovations  Now Serving The Sunshine Coast  1-040-97S1 LEAVE MESSAGE  HEATING  LAURIE LACOVETSKY  886-2835 (y, ,  Commercial  Construction      CONSTRUCTION!  Renovations ��� Additions  Gibsons. B.C  f SECHELT FIRE PLACE LTD.  GAS* PELLET* WOOD  Complete Sales & Inatallatlons  SHOWROOM Opon Tuesa-Sat  I 1356 Whue-I Rd. (across Irom Bus Depot)  885-7171 j  f^Ayf tor the Professional  , ImmeV and the Homeowner  RENT-IT!  CANADA INC.  IH    TOOLS & EQUIPMENT     fffK  ^5540 inlet Ave., Sechell       885-2848 J  ICG LIQUID OAS  ��� Auto Propane  ��� Appliances  ��� Quality B.B. Q's  8852380  Hwy tot, across St.  Irom Big Mac's. Sechelt  i����*3 General Garden Mainlenance  f^Y ���    Lawn Care �� Landscaping ��� Pruning  . >N Hock Walls & Rockeries  Senior's Discount ��� Friendly Service  Fred 886-3526  Peninsula Got"  CUP a SAVE \  imwmm ^       m.^*^*     CUP ISA  ���Pbcferrigs Schedule  VANCOUVFR   SECHELT PCNINSUeL*  W.SCOVE    SAlTfRYBUY  I  Lv. Langdale  6:20 am      2:30 pm  8:30 M'       4:30  1030 6:30  12:25 pm M 8:20 M  Lv. Horseshoe Bay  7:30 am  9:30 M  11:30  1:15 pm  3:30 pm  5:30 M  7:25 M  9:15  Lv. Earli Cove  6 40 am      4:30 pm  8:20 6:30  10:30 8:30  12:25 pmM 10:20 M  Lv. Saltery Bay  5:45 M      3:30 pm  7:35        5:30 M  9:25 M     7:30  11:30       9:30  I  ���NOTE- Thtri m to W  "Flril Firry" run on  Sityrtfiifi. Sundlfl * HtWlfl  886*9318  lor enlofmalioee  coieeeeeeeels & eoeeipiaeeils  nourE I  Ivia Nonti fid & Seaceet Gowa. PI A F.aeekeen, Lo.ae Bell Slop)  Depart  Mat 5:45 1:45  745 3:45  9:45 5:45  11:45 7:45  ........    6:10 2:10  Ferry Tor.   8:10 4:10  10:10 6:10  12:16 6:16  Gibsons Bus Schedule  ���CinMets 6:36 Firry run  Route i  Ivia nooeeeaii.nl. Woooceoal.. SC Mooela Hoeoa Pan)  ."���Wt Arrive  ��� 7:00- 3:60        Mal 730   3 30  9:00   5:00 930  11:00   7:00  1:60  5:30  11:30 7:30  1:36  Maeea Mea iaa|M ��Faerej aerteal  Sit 01 To��n   ��    n "."."^ Qm" SM   Comm Tlt*''��  Oul ol Town   SI SO    SI 00     .75    SI 00        SI 25/ridt  "    Ji        75  In Town  These transportation schedules sponsored by  Insurance A,^  GuMptant^l  Notary  Sinmmt Rqwm  INSURANCE TRAVEL  886-2000 886-9255  1 Had Carpel Service From Friendly Pnleaaionela In Sunnycrest Mall, Gfbeone.  I  I  I  ��� UBmiJ  {  .r-^"^"-i:.iV .-,  -   *"--   ] - -  ���   ������-���-��� 1 -������-,-��-���--- ������'������-  ���=--*��� -"���-���*-*-*�����-��-- Coast News, October 1,1990  21;  SwialiliM Com!  PEST CONTROL LTD   G.M��.�� Hd     Na�� mrteoeee, ec   VOWaHO   LOCALLY OPfHATED GOVERNMENT LICENSED UNMARKED VEHICLES  For control of carpenter ante, rodents ft other pests  Our Perimeter Treatment  Cuts down on the invasion  ol crawling Insects  For Confidential        - --mm  Advice & Estimates  o83-Z5Jl  OUR SPECIALTY - Pretreetment of houses under construction!  ers to the Editor  French Immersion appeal costl;  FOR SALE  Soamet Point Hom<  ^ Feeney Road  *��� 3 Bedroom  k- Kitchen Nook  * Close To Beach  * 2 Bathroom  ���* Partial View  ���131,000 ��� ees-7S3o  Editor:  RE: French Immersion Program ��� Court Case.  1 refer to the news in the local  press that the school board head  to incur $45,000 in lawyers' fees  by defending itself in a law suit  brought against it bv the local  chapter of the 'Parents for  French'.  The school board was elected  by democratic franchise and has  thereby otained a mandate from  the citizens on the Sunshine  Coast to manage the affairs of  our school district. At the  beginning of 1990 the school  ���board unanimously decided,  after long deliberations, to  modify the French Immersion  program from one starting at  Grade T (early Fl) to one star-  Sajnshlnc Coast  Services  Directory  ���   HEATING  CHIMNEY CLEANING  -CnrtUUd-  886-8554  HOME IMPROVEMENTS ���  CUSTOM DRAPERIES  VENETIAN BLINDS  ��� Bedspreads       ��� Balloon Shades  ��� Wallpapers        ��� Upholstery Fabrics  Complimentary In-Home Service  Prolessional Installations  ROBERT HON KY  INTERIORS  Decorators for fine homes!  S639 Wharf Road, Sechelt  12-4, Tues. ��� Fri.  B85-4044  SUNSHINE KITCHEN  . CABINETS -  886-9411  ���showroom Kern's Pleze.Hwy 101  Opart Tuesday to Saturday 10-4 \m.  ��� Commercial & Residential*  ��� Carpet & Resilient Flooring *  ........   Phone  .......  e.eJ.HOM��  shopp,nG   SHOWROOM at M5S2I2  5601 Hwy. 101, Sechelt  Tues.-F.-1.12:30.5pm, Set. 9:30-5pm  .THE FLOOR STORE AT VOUR DOOR ,  MARINE SERVICES  ���*�����*.    Cottrell's Marine Service  S   lyi SFRVICF TO Al I  MAKFS  ���     KflS     Specializing in Mete Outboeid  ,^^^mm^uu.     * stern dilve rebuilding  DIVER       ^^ Located al  BOAT ���        Smitty's Marina, Gibsons  HAULING        SHOPSM7711     RES M5-SS40/  OCEAN DYNAMICS LTD.  Miri-i & Meckuicol Ei|iinriM Besi|i  Boat & General Marine Surveys  Dock Design & Construction  J-^Tl7iriiuite  uw ev Salt Water Licences^, j,  * Motel & Campsites * Water Taxi W)S**  * Marine Repairs       * Ice and Tackle    M3-2266  MARINE WAYS  BOAT MOVING  POWER WASHING  AB HADDOCK MARINE ltd.  Garden Bay. BC.     "*""��'"*       M3-2811  t*-*��  merGui/cr  Mercury Outboards  Volvo  m  UTHERLAND^,si1ID  MARINE SERVICES  Bu  weeaneer  Marina &��� Resort Ltd  Located in Secret Cove 815-7881  MARINE SPECIALISTS 21 years  PARTS ��� SALES - SERVICE -REPAIRS  K 4 C Thermoglass 4^^ "fy^U  Cobra Boals now   mBM   . ,. ��� V^V **  In-Stock  "outboards"  w  UTHERUND^eiLeJ  MISC SERVICES  WEST COAST RAILINGS^  Serving tht Sutuhtrw Com  Aluminum Railnep  ComnwrcW & ReUdtntlel liuHlMoni  ��� FREEefSroMTES.  SeadMUBC VOW 3A0  LEN ROBINSON  Bi*es-4S70,  CHAINSAWS  SALES & SERVICE  KELLY'S LAWNMOWER &  CHAINSAW LTD  I    731 NOfJTJTROAD    886-29 \2j  JACOBSEN FEEDS  6452 Norwest Bay Road  885-9369        Your Authorized Dealer |  We carry a complete line ol  Animal Feeds & Supplies  'the growing people  DOLPHIN ALARM  SYSTEMS LTD.  Burglary  ��� Fire  U  Music & Sound - Intercoms        Don Watson  RR#4 S15 CI7     Bus. 886-9144  Gibsons. B.C.    Bos. 886-3304^  f     Complete. Contidentiil, & Prolessional     "\  BUSINESS i, PERSONAL OFFICE SERVICES  jPht |aper JjjHj       883-9911  GIBSONS MOBILE SAW SERVICE  Custom Cutting ��� Planing  Bevel Siding ��� Posts & Beams  Chris Napper 886-34M  R.RJ4, S6, C76,  .Qlbsons. B.C. VON 1V0  PENINSULA INDUSTRIAL  & LOGGING SUPPLIES  PORT  MELLON  * GIBSONS  ��� Wire Rope & Rigging  ��� Welding Supplies  ��� Hydraulic Hose & Fillings  ��� Misc. Industrial Products  Gibsons 886-2480  Port Mellon 884-5303  1042 Hwy. 101, Gibsons (across from Kenmac)  Van. Direct 689-7387  ting at Grade 4 (intermediate  Fl).  The parents for French alleged in court that they were not  given a fair chance to provide  sufficient input into the decision  making. However, their physical demonstrations at the  school board office and their  threats to some trustees least  year, the public meetings of the  school board and the kilograms  of letters and written submissions and petitions, belie the  fact that the Parents for French  did not have an opportunity to  provide such input.  Because of the huge cost of  the law suit the school board is  now placed in a very difficult  financial situation. Its budget,  based on block funding, does  nol allow for such expenditure.  Good  Editor:  It was good to hear that the  rezoning application for the  Gospel Rock land was turned  down.  We would like to congratulate council on Anally  deciding to abide by the wishes  of its community and not some  out-of-town developer.  If we want to attract new film  business to replace the  Beachcombers and maintain  tourist appeal then retaining the  ambience of our town is  economically very important.  Dorothy M. Cruice  Millicent B. Wilson  Thanks  Editor:  Robert and Doris Wilkinson  of Madeira Park would like to  thank Dr. Amiel for stopping to  aid at an accident at Middle-  point on Wednesday morning,  and the nurse from Vancouver  who was most helpful in  stabilizing the injured leg until  the ambulance arrived, and to  . Dave for changing our truck  tire, and the many helpful people who assisted with phone  calls, etc.  It was also most gracious of  the staff at the Ministry of  Forests who allowed us to use  their phone to contact relatives  of the injured at Cumberland.  R. Wilkinson  Burned  Editor:  Sunday, September 23, 7:45  pm, I was enroute to the Sechelt  hospital with my toddler who  had received a bad burn. I was  unfortunate enough to get  behind a car that failed to pull  over and let me by. The people  in the car were totally oblivious  to my emergency flashers,  honking horn and flashing  headlights.  1 would like to let these people know that you made a long  trip to the hospital even longer.  Highway 101, as everyone  knows, is very windy and was  hard for me to make a pass.  S.D.S.  Its options are either to reduce  the service and facilities to our  school children by SIS per  pupil, or to secure funds  through a referendum next  April.  As you know, the Pareaits for  French, are appealing the decision of the judge and final costs  might very well exceed  $100,000. Hopefully the school  board will then be compelled to  go to a referendum and can find  out how taxpayers and parents  of English educated pupils fed"  about frivolous court cases  brought against a democratically elected board which is entitled  to make responsible decisions  about schooling in our school  district.  The voters in our school  district can, of course, take  matters into their own hands  and withdraw support to those  trustees who seem to be in the  pockets of the parents for  French!  W.L. Nanson  Jaws of Life  Editor:  As the section of Highway  101 from Secret Cove to tiarls  Cove is very hazardous at the  best of times; as you and your  family travel this road on a  regular basis; as the Pender  Harbour Volunteer Firefighters  are responsible for rendering  assistance to the ambulance service at motor vehicle accidents;  we would appreciate your help  in obtaining a set of 'Jaws of  Life'.  The Pender Harbour Firefighters recently purchased a set  of air bags at a cost of $3000.  These are useful for lifting  vehicles or equipment off of a  victim, moving a steering wheel  column to extricate a driver and  many other life saving duties.  Now we would like to order a  set of Jaws of Life to be .better  equipped for all potential situations. The cost of a full complement of Jaws equipment is in  the neighbourhood of $30,000.  To date we have collected  $9000. These funds have been  raised by soliciting donations  from all residents, legion, service clubs, and the firefighters  doing bartender service at local  functions.  Now we hope that some of  the corporate users of Highway  101 will help us achieve our goal  to provide better rescue equipment for all. When you contribute to the Pender Harbour  Volunteer Firefighters  Emergency Equipment Fund  (PHVFEEF), we will issue a  receipt for tax purposes, have it  mentioned in the local press and  publicize your name to the best  of our ability. Please send your  cheque to Box 304, Madeira  Park, BC VON 2H0.  I thank you in advance for  your generosity, and remember:;  The life we save may be so-'  meone you care for.  Monty Rolston  Secretary-Treasurer  No to  vision  Editor:  Our local unanimously voted  to oppose the spraying of Vision  on the Sunshine Coast.  Twenty-five of our 50  members were present for the  regular meeting at which the Vision issue was raised.  Joanne McManus  Hospital Employee's Union  Shorncliffe Local  Amitsubishi  100 WATT/CHANNEL  RIMOTI PACKAOIi A complete  package of performance matched  components with lull-function  Audio/Video Unified .Remote Control. Hi-tech black finish and styling. Features Include; ��� 100 Watts  RMS per Channel Amplifier ���  Stereo Digital FS Tuner with 16  Presets ��� Dual Tape Cassette  Deck for convenient High-Speed  Dubbing & Continuous P'ay ���  Dolby B Noise Reduction ��� Semi-  Automatic Turntable ��� 3 Way  Tower Speakers  ��� Optional Stand (as shown)  ��� Optional Compact  Disc Player (as shown)  $8999S  14 Inch with nmott  Matte Black Finish. Features  include: Quick View ��� 181 Channel  Cable Ready ��� On-Screen Functions ��� Off-Timer.  We have some  answers about  your new property  assessment.  E\cr> prnpcriv owner in BC ��ill receive a new  properly assessment in the mail within Ihe nevi  week or iwo.  When taxpayers phone us about Iheir assessments,  we are often asked if a sharp increase in assessed  \aluc will create a similar sharp increase in their  taxes. The answer is "Probably nol." The record  shows lhat large increases in overall assessments  are usually oll'sei by local governments reducing  local lav rales.  If you have olher questions or concerns aboul your  new assessment, please call us ai your local  assessment office. Please read both titles of your  assessment notice carefully before you call as. This  will sure you lime when wt are discussing details.  MITISH COLI*HI��\        ��� MktSMKNT AUTHOMTY  HU\        I Mae  lor ynnr convenience, we have extended our telephone hours inlo the eveninit during  the month nf October. Call us 8:30 am - 8:30 pm Monday hi Friday.  On the Sunshine Coast call collecl M4-97I5. or call our province-wide toll free Help  eOeskat I-NtX)-667-3900.  ' 22.  Coast News, October 1,1990  CJcoast news classifieds^  ANDERSON REALTY  -hhc-mmm  ��� Retirement  FREE CATALOGUE  5686 Cowrie St.. Box 1219  Sechelt. B.C. VON 3A0  885-3211 FAX 9852899  Van. Toll Free 684-1016  8.  Property  Rancher, 1368 sq. fl., 3 bdrm..  1ft Bath, on eSO'x120' lot, close  to everything, just being com  pleled. $100,000. 8867141  #42  Lot 23 Central Rd.. 50x105.  view, level, 3 km to lerry.  872-1064. #40s  Drop off your  COAST NEWS  Classifieds  at any of our convenient  Friendly People  Places  - IN PENDER HARBOUR -  Ths Coast News  (Madeira Park Shopping Centre) 883-9099  Marina Pharmacy 883-2888  AC Building Supplies 883-9551  - IN HALFMOON BAY -  B&J Store 885-9435  - IN SECHELT -  Ths Coast Nsws2  (Cowrie Street) 885-3930  - IN DAVIS BAY -  Peninsula Market 885-9721  - IN WILSON CREEK -  Wilson Crsek Campground 885-5937  - IN ROBERTS CREEK -  Seaview Market 885-3400  - IN GIBSONS -  Ths Cosst News  (behind Dockside Pharmacy) 886-2622  DEADLINE IS 3:30 FRIDAY  14x68' - 3 Bedroom mobile on  landscaped Va acre. 2 Storage  sheds - Gibsons area. $72,900..  886-8571. #42  Almost ft acre lol {Includes boat  moorage) in Hallmoon Bay on  Rutherford Road. In established  subdivision, $47,900. 885-4421.  #40  Duplex on V. acre, Hallmoon Bay.  $135,000. Possible revenue,  $1400 month. 8039-8041  Wildwood. 272-1115. #40  5.1 acres $59,000 close to lerry.  1000' road frontage. Hydro.  886-9049. #42sr  For sale by owner. ft acre lot on  Gibsons Bluff, fantastic view! Fully services, top access, to view  call 886-8757. #41s  Gibsons lot Shaw Rd., Ideal Investment location lor a potential  duplex. 886-7668. #41  Cochrane  Road,   good   large  building lol. close lo marina 6  beaches. $27,500. 885-4501.  #43ss  Pender Harbour view lol. serviced  to border, uncleared. $29,900.  270-2958/883-4501.       #43sr  Semi-waterfront lot by owner,  65x130. serviced, very nice area,  good fishing, 3 km lo village.  $35,000.885-2544.        #40sr  Unique 3 bdrm. 3 bath home,  spectacular view, approx. 2500  sq. It. 883-9418-988-4310.  #43sr  Best level lot on Southwood Road.  6/10 acre, school close by.  885-9323. #42sr  Almost Vi acre lot, includes boat  moorage in Hallmoon Bay on  Rutherford Road. In established  subdivision. $47.900.885-4421.  #40  Duplex on 'I. acre. Halfmoon Bay.  $135,000. Possible revenue  $1400 monlh. 8039-8041  Wildwood. 272-1115. #40  Modern 2 bdrm. home on  acreage, private, no reas. offer  relused. trade commercial or  sailboat. 883-2977. #40ss  WATERFRONT  54' lot - 80 year lease. Keats  Island. Try your oiler. 886-2694.  MOss  1700 sq. ft. Panabode rancher,  ocean view, genuine bargain at  $120,000. Drive by 950 CHeryl  Ann Park Road (Lower Road,  Roberts Creek) and phone lor  appt. to view. 886-2694.   #40ss  3 bdrm. house on .57 acre lot in  Sechelt. close to schools and  Shopping. 885-9754 #41  Revenue home for sale. 487 Pratt  Road, Gibsons. 886-4859.    #41  Gibsons, Gower Point's choicest  waterlronl. Panoramic view, <k  acre. 581-2904, Surrey.      #41  By Owner muni Mega Savings  lo you the buyer it $96,300  2 storey lamily home; close to  amenities & ferry; 1800 sq. ft., 7  Ig. rooms, 200 sq. ft. carport,  1% balhs; fenced 60x120' lol;  greenhouse, cold room,  workshop; wood/oil heat;  assumable mortgage 11*% - 5  yr. Phone 886-7370. #41  CAMERON CONSTRUCTION  SERVICES  Home Pre-purchase &  New Work Inspections.  Specification Writing  886-8374  Large Gibsons Bluff view lot,  $67,500. Anne Gurney. The  Argosy Group, 886-2164.     #42  $40,000 down buys you view tot  with 2 houses and $22,800/year  revenue. Owner will finance. Let  Ihe rent do Ihe rest. $179,000.  886-8327. #43ss  Weldon and Esther Reid are proud to announce the arrival ol their  third grandchild. Madalyn Marie  born September 13. 1990,  weighing8lbs.. 10ozs. Sheane.  Kathy and Chase have welcomed  Madalyn lo a bright new world.  #40  Rob & Claudine flitch are very  happy to announce the arrival ol  their son, Jesse Dillon, born  September 20, 1990. Proud  grandparents are Ray & Leslie  Fitch, and John & Violet Blanleil.  A very special lhanks to Dr. Norman and the wonderful staff at  St. Mary's. #40  In Memorlam  GIANNAKOS: George, in loving  memory ol a dear husband, father  and grandfather who passed  away October 1, 1987. Always  missed. Forever remembered.  Deeply missed by wife Georgia;  children Tarry, Gus and Krisline:  grandsons George and Jonalhon.  #40  Thank You  The SC Liberal Assoc, would like  to thank Ihe many volunteers who  helped during the visit of Premier  Clyde Wells. #40  The Beat Dad Amadl  COAST NEWS CLASSIFIEDS  4  A A (m,nlinum) 'or *u words  25'  each additional word  (Births. Losi & Found FREEH  Sane Sett"  CLASSIFIEDS  Pa\/ for 2 weeks, gel the 3rd week FREE  (When paid by  CASH. CHEQUE, or MONEY ORDER)  ALL CLASSIFIED ADS must be  PRE-PAID before Insertion.  VISA & MASTERCARD accepted  Stj COO  1 O     up to 10 words  each additional word  St, 00  Yi 'in Tid featuring 1 item only, will run 4 COM  wrutlvv weeks then will be cancelled unless  v>u instruct us lo renew it BY NOON  SATURDAY. (Nut available to commercial  dikertiser-0  CLASSIFIED DEADLINE  Gibsons & Sechelt Offices N00tl  Saturday  "Friendly People Places"  FRIDAY 3:30 pm  COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIEDS  Madeira Park Shopping Centre 883*9099,  Cowrie St.. Sechelt 885-3930  Crulce Lane. Gibsons 886-2622  FaAX: 886*7725 Gibsons  885*3954 Sechelt  For Public Use  Pender Harbour Office  FRIDAY 4:30 pm  INDIVIDUAL THERAPY  COUPLES COUNSELLING  Eleanor Mil 885-9018  #45  Acupressure Massage  improve circulation, reta, relieve  strained muscles  Peggl Francis  886-4545  by Appointment  m  Do you need some information to  deal wilh your legal problem? Call  the Legal triMMlM Service  815-5111; Mondays and  Wednesdays 9-4. TFN  Announcements  Tets ��,  Livestock  BROOKS & MILLER  FLOOR COVERINGS LTD.  .Benjamin Moore Paints  Bill Wood  SECHELT  But 885-2923  Re.. 885-5058  A!  Sunshine Cent TmhMm House  885-2944 ��� A sale place for  women and children In crisis  TFN  Massage, Reiki. Rehirthlng  by appointment 888-7589  #40  Retired lemale executive In 60s  looking lor mature, cultured  gentleman lor companionship.  Dog/animal lover prelerred. Rep-  ly to Box 349, c/o Coast News.  Box 460, Gibsons, B.C. VON  1V0. #41  Anyone Interested in Parapsychology discussions? Call  886-3281. #41  Sunshine 24 hours a day from  31. #41  Acupressure Massage  Improve circulation, relax, relive  strained muscles  Peggi Francis  886-4545  by Appointment  #41  Single sincere serious w/male,  40. divorced, well travelled,  athletic, seeks petite w/lemale.  Write Box 350, c/o Coasl News,  Box 460. Gibsons. BC, VON 1V0.  142  Active retired professional  engineer Interested in the arts,  nature, animals, the sea, ethnic  and gourmet foods, desires for a  lasting relationship, a petite, well  educated, outgoing, happy lady  over 50 to love and to spoil. Must  have keen sense of humour, appreciate good living, wine and  spirits, and be free to Iravel.  Please reply soon lo Box 418, c/o  Coasl News, Box68. Sechelt.#40  Announcements  ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS  885-2896, 886-7272, 886-2954  TFN  Does someone in your family have  a drinking problem? tall Al-Anon  886-9903, 885-7484. Al-Ateen  886-2565. TFN  Phone us today about our seleo  tlon ol beautilul personalized  wedding  Invitations,   napkins,  matches, stationery and more.  Jeannles Gilts & (tans  886-2023  TFN  St. Miry i H��pM �� Pender  Harbour ( District Cemmuntty  HeiNIt Centre  A picture calendar is being  circulated and sold in the  local lies by a hit. John  Htmbllng supposedly In cooperation with SI. Mary's  Hospital and the Pender Harbour t District Community  Health Cenlre, lo raise funds  on out behsll. Vis have not  approved this venture snd  are net associated with hit.  Hembllng and disclaim all  responsibility In Ihe matter.  Phone Kalawna al 885-4883  #40  UNITY CHURCH  You are welcome to Join us in ex-  ptorlng Unity principles. Sunday  Study Group at 10am & Service at  11am. Also Inner-Power Group on  Tun. al 7pm. Call 8864194 lor  Into. TFN  NIT IKONDARY EDUCATION  Affordable now lor young lamilies  through Canadian Scholarship  Trust Plan. Concerned? Call  885-3147. #42  Qualified art Instructor will give  classes and/or private tuition in  dmving. painting, all lewis.  Reasonable rates. 886-3905. m  mn^^m\ TsWWthe #���#�������� ^^W v^PW  Otters two parenting programs,  10 weoks beginning Oct./DO  Wednesdays, Parenting 2 to 12  year olds, Thursdays. Parenteen  Rejiatlonshlps. Call 865-5881 to  register before Sepl. 28.      #40  Adult children of Alcoholics or  dlslunctional families please call  885-5281 or 886-8165 tor help.  TFN  fllel Hhm^hieie  for pain, muscle balancing, emotional work - call Valerie L.  Brotherlon, RNC, Registered  Nutritional Conslt. 885-7033.  #40  SUITE* WITH  NEW DEMOCRATIC  EDUCATION CRITIC.  ANITA HA6EN, MLA  Sechelt Legion Hall  1:30 R.M.,  Thursday, October 4  $12 At The Door  More Inlo: 866-2543  Beginner and intermediate bridge  classes available weekdays,  weeknights and weekends.  885-5552. Any time. #40  English Riding Lessons  Space available for adults and  children, Instruction lor beginners lo advanced. Call eves.  885-5423. #41  DENTURE CLINIC  G. Asikainen, Sechelt, B.C. Full  Dentures - Relines ��� Repairs -Free  Consultation. Appointments:  885-2633. #42  Sunshine Sunshine Sunshine Oc-  tober31. #41  Integrated body movement  classes with Trish Makow, starling Oct. 2,10-11 am. Ocl, 4,7-8  pm at SI. Bartholomew's Church  Hall. Hwy. 101S. North Rd.   #40  LINENS - BOOKS  FURNITURE  QIFTWARE  For Old*  TimM  Sake  Long haired neut. male Persian  cat, black with while markings on  lace ei stomach, lour while paws,  called Starski. lv. mess, lor Mrs.  Jurovich, site 21. Reward  885-5937. #41  Heavy rimmed brown glasses In  brown plastic case, lower Gibsons. 921-7853. #40  Gold link bracelet wilh green  stones, please call 885-3891.  #40  Lost your dog?? Check with the  Sunshine Coasl Regional Dislricl  Dog Control Officer lo see il he  may have picked II up. Call  885-2261 or 886-2274.       #41  Found on Lockyer Rd., man's  watch, Sept. 24. 885-5317.  MO  Tan puppy, 8-8 wks. old on  highway near Secret Cove.  866-8704 or 886-9102.       #40  rets*,  livestock  d  JMAGUS  Bright, Clean Dog &  Cat Boarding  Dog Training  Science .Diet  P��t Foods  886-8568  LOOKING FOR SHAKLEE PRODUCTS? Nutrition supplemeots,  biodegradable cleaners, skin  can. Mavis 865-7464. Dale  666-3605. #42  Buck service: registered bucks  -show 8, milk, records avail.,  guarantied breeding. Seabreeze  Saanens, 885-2373. e#42  Reg. Morgan gelding, 5 yr., 15.2  hands, broke to ride & pull,  $1500.885-5444. #40  SKA ADOPTION  866-7313  #41  Reg. miniature dachshunds puppies. Ready to go - 1st shots.  Wormed 885-9840. #42  Horse Irailer, 2 horse, electric  brakes, good condition. $1800.  886-9626. #42  SCIENCE DIET. IAMS.  TECHNI-CAL. NUTRO-MAX,  PURINA. WAYNE.  Also lull line ol bird seed  And much more.  Ouettty Fan* 6 Garden  Supply Ud.  Pratt Rd. 886-7527  TFN  SPCA SPAYIN6 PROGRAM  Contact Then 6 Now Furniture,  699  Highway   101,   Gibsons.  886-4716 or Marlee Fashions.  TFN  Help reduce Ihe pet overpopulation problem ��� spay or  neuter your pel. TFN  Canine consultant, offering obedience 8, intruder awareness  training. Reg Robinson.  886-2382.  TFN  ARE YOU LOOKING FOR  A PLACE TO GRA?E?  Fenced, pastureland In Roberts  Creek for rent. 885-7473.  #41  Shar-Pei, wrinkled lawn pups  &600. Phone 886-7538 after  1:00 pm. #40  3 Cute, black kittens are looking  lor a good home. 886-4716  (days). #40  Two beef cows (in call), $1500.  886-9410. #41  Pygmy goals, latest ultimate pet  ���buck. 7 mos., $75: doe, 18  mos., $175 with lemale kid, 2  weeks. Buck can breed with with  both females. 886-9028.     #41  EngHsh Riding Lessons Available  Certilied Level I instructor.  885-4671 eves. #41  Al's Horseshoeing Service  Experienced, dependable, prompt. Toll free 1-978-1920 - will  be In Gibsons. Ocl. 12,13,14.  #40  Kerry Blue Terriers. 886-2505.  #42  To adull loving home, spayed  Kerry Blue. 886-2505.        #42  Anglo-Arab Reg. #A-A5964,7 yr.  old bay gelding, suitable lor  Western pleasure, $1000, boarding available. 885-5033.    #42  Singing canary with cage, $45.  886-8558. TFN  GIANT GERMAN ANGORAS,  pedigreed slock, exc. woofers.  Leslie, 885-7083. #42  Piano Tuning  repairs, appraisals  w  Ken Diagkiih  886-2843  Siring players, tympanlsl, percussionist, some brass players  needed for Soundwaves Orchestra. 886-8026. TFN  Violin or Fiddle Instruction.  Michelle Bruce  885-9224  PTO Vallarla, 2 bdrm., 2 bath  condo, huge privale deck, pool,  maid service, 5 min. walk lo  town, suit 2 cpls. $450 p/week  10 Dec. 15.S750p/weekDec. 15  to Apr. 885-7168. #41  Station wagon, good running  order, up to $2000. 885-5007.  #41  Hockey equipment, everything  needed lor adult man. 865-2206.  #40  New or used cathedral ceiling  support box tor 6" Selkirk melal  chimney. 865-7176. #40  Filing cabinet: adding machine; t  bookcase. Call 866-2622. ask lor  Anne. TFN  CSA approved wood heater, bed  6 chest ol drawers. 886-2164.  #40  Garage Sales  bed, $40: stove, $55; garbage  burner, $60; windows, doors &  frames, household items.     #40  Giant moving sale: toys, bikes,  rugs, plants, etc. 21' sailboat,  lawnmower (gas), Knight Rd..  Sat. &Sun���10am-4pm.     #40  Sat., Oct. 6, 10-4pm, 3581  Beach Ave., Roberts Creek,  plumbing fixtures, tinted Iher-  mopane, sewing machine,  toolboxes, tools, household  Items. #40  GIANT FLEA MARKET  Plant and homebaking sale,  Welcome Beach Hall, Redrooffs,  10am, Sunday, Oct. 21, table  rentals, $6. 685-9032,  885-4590. #42  Multi-family garage sale Oct. 6. &  6th. 908 Reed Road. Weather  permitting. #40  Multi-family, Henderson Rd.,  Roberts Creek. 1979 Datsun 310  (hatchback) misc. pro-school  equipment & clothing, crib I  carseat & much more. Oct. 6th 10  am-2pm. #40  4'x8' Utility trailer, wired. $100.  OBO. 886-3654. #42  SMR VHF Hand Held  $300.  #42  20' and 31' Common trusses  w/cables, 26'6" dual pilch with  gable, 41 flat trusses, 20' span.  Prices negotiable. Alpine Truss.  866-8233,686-8201 evenings.  #42  Craftsman   rlde-a-long   lawn  mower  $500.   At   Kelly's  Lawnmower Service, Gibsons.  #41  Exercise equipmenl, phone alter  4:30.886-9346. #40  Men's mountain bike, Norco  Bush Pilot, 21 speed, as new.  $250. 686-7265 alter 5 pm.  #42  Overweight? Diet disc, program,  balanced nutrition dally, eating  the foods you love sating, the  foods you love, losing 10-29 lbs.  In one month. 1 -250-9796.  #42  Handyman torch kit. $700 OBO.  Restaurant size meal siicer  "Blnexba" $500 OBO.  886-4631. Ray. #42  Small Fischer woodstove, wanted  to borrow, lease, buy (cheap).  885-2144. #40  Rental ol camper van, sleeps 2,  Jan. to Mar., California and  return. 866-9796. #40  Children's Ice skates, llfelackets.  666-2676. #40  Stylish clean women's clothes lo  sell on consignment. Call Em  666-2193. #41  Car pool from Davis Bay fo  Sechelt, worktVSpm. 885-1907.  Ml  Kenmore 15 cu It. deep freez.  White, good condition. $200.  686-2553. #42  1 Ton Iruckload of RREWOOO  .865-5150. #42  Woodburnlng cookstove with  oven, warming ovens, and hot  water tank, works well. $600.  886-6665. #42  Paint sprayer, air-less 1000  Wagner. $500 886-9626.    Hi  RESAW 36" bandsaw, S hp,  elec. $1300, Tim. 666-8218 or  886-9289. #42  FMQ/FREEZEII combination S50.  Tim 68642)6 or 666-9259. #42  .���^maatsajisammmmmmmmmmimm   ' -'  m*iLm  . ^ .:../ -j.* .��� Coast News, October 1,1990  23.  For Sale  f INDERS      SjJ,  Keepers .if  OPEN, OCT. 1st  Special!,  GRAND OPINING  October Mh  Halfway down Hwy. 101  Across from DeVRIES  Antiques,. ,  r Collectibles  886-4551  Queen-size  bed.   Immaculate  $250. 886-3714 alter 5:00 pm.  #40  Woodsman airtight wood stove.  $500. 885-5786 alter 5 pm.  #41  Panasonic microwave & convection oven. Queen size waterbed.  866-6962 alt. 5 pm. #42  BudRiks  VIDEO GAMES  CASSETTES  C.D.'S  104.140 Teateedo Sqeean  (behind TrlPleolo)  885-4888  T A S SOIL  Mushroom Manure-Bark Mulch  Topsoil mixed-Hog Fuel  By the yard or truck lull. Top  quality products al reasonable  prices. You pickup or we deliver.  Phone anytime 885-5669.    TFN  Speed Queen reconditioned  dryer, $125; H/D Kenmore dryer,  $175. 885-4529 alter 6 pm.  #44sr  HAY $4.00/bale  ORGANIC APPLES 6 POTATOES  STEWING CHICKENS $1 00/ea  Phone 885-9357  TFN  Auto, AM/FM cassette, graphic  equalizer, hi-comp speakers,  $275,885-4151,885-7950.  #41sr  GE washer, white 2 speed,  multicycle, w/extra rinse $329;  Viking washer, white, 1 speed,  $279; Gibsons Venus 16' almond, 2 dr FF. Iridge, L-hand  door. Like new. $479.; Kenmore  washer & dryer. H.D. matching  sel. $679: GE Medallion 70 16'  white 2 door. FF $479; Maytag,  avocado dryer $267; Whirlpool  30" almond, self-clean stove.  $539; Viking copperton. 30"  stove, sell-clean. $359; Simplicity (deluxe) 2 speed, 2 cycle, H.  Gold washer, $287. All recond.  and guaranteed lor 90 days to 2  years. Corner Cupboard,  885-4434, Bjorn, 885-7897. #39  Nurses unilorm. size 14 $10.00;  RCA. VCR camera $750; 1976  Ford Iruck $850; Boy's skates,  size 11, new $45: size 13 $25.  885-7093. #41  Magnavox (portable) CD player  -programmable, home stereo  adaptable. C/W RCA cords,  phones. AC/DC and two lacks.  Sounds Great - Like New1 $300.  886-8923. #40  Snap on tools3/. drive sockel set  wilh extras. $600.883-9676.  #40  18th Century Danish  Oak Trestle Table  19eh Century English  Walnut Cabinet  10lh Century Bavarian  Farmer's Trunk  Kale Sale! Flowering Kale lor  winter colour. 1685 Tyson,  Sechelt. #40  Admiral electric slove, good  cond. Besi oiler. 885-3655.  #40  Beautiful, antique Japanese  kimonos. Large, colourful hand-  painted Japanese cotton banner.  11'x7\ 886-2513 #40  Near new dinette set - Wood  finish. C/W leaf, 4 upholst.  chairs, gray 6 blue. $275. Eves.  866-2491. #40  Attractive gold brocade chesterlield and chair $195; 4 kitchen  chairs with extension table. All  chrome legs and padded seats  $60. Smith Corona electric  typewriter 885-5583. #40  18' Shake machine, auto-elect;  24; taper shake machine; trimmer, rundler box, tighlner, etc.  883-1122, Rob. #40  Microwave stand, $75.  886-7943. #40  Utility desk with glass top; small  dropieal table and two chairs;  meat siicer ano meat grinder.  886-7236. #40  Folding bicycles, fun lor travelling, 3 speed Raleigh. $80 each,  both$150.685-4164.        #40  China cabinet, 2 glass doors with  3 shelves on top. 1 drawer, 2  sliding doors on bottom, $100.  886-7923. #40  For Sale  Husqvarna prolessional chain-  saw, 266 SE, 20 hours on saw,  $400,686-9968 #41  Yamaha Electone organ. $550;  3x7' commercial alum, door with  lock and closer, $150 OBO; used  commercial lieating and air cond.  units, wall or window installation,  220V, $220 each OBO.  885-2384. #41  1500 psi Honda powered MCS  pressure washer, like new,  $1500060.886-3001.     #42ss  400 amp AC welder. $395 OBO.  Don. 885-4192. #41  FIREWOOD-Witherby Tree Farm,  seasoned mix fir, alder, hemlock,  maple, split -16" long $125, lull  cord includes delivery, Langdale  to Selma Park area. Will deliver  lurther lor extra charp. Some  cedar rounds avail, lor kindling.  886-3101 limited supply.     #41  Entertainment cabinet.  50x50.  solid. $75; dark bookshelf. 4  shelves, spirals, $40. 886-8537.  #41  | Coleman slove, 4 burner wilh  oven; Tedco fridge, porta potli. all  gd. cond.. oilers. 686-8741  eves. #41  Seasoned firewood. 886-8897.  886-4566. #41  Yukon canopy, standard size, insulated with boat rack. $200.  885-9784. #41  Colonial loveseat, $195; 4 quality  bar stools, $195: radial saw.  $150,885-9426. #41  Enterprise cast Iron hot air wood  burning lurnace with heat exchanger, good cond.. $300; new  cast iron waterfront. $50; 2 new  30 gal. sleel water tanks. $40  each. 885-3684. #41  Dining room suile, 4 chairs, 2  leaves, matching china cabinet  and hulch. 885-4553. #42  CAN'T GET CREDIT?  Trying to establish credit?  Claimed bankruptcy?  Wa Can Halpl  $3,000 credit limit available.  No turn-downs - limited offer.  Phone 1-632-2866  8 am to 10 pm dally.  Old horse manure, $15 p/u load.  886-7710 aller 4. #40  9 pc. dining suite, dk. pine lable  with 2 extra leaves, 6 chairs (2  captain), 3 door bullet & hutch.  $600.885-7923. #40  BRNO rifle 30.06, Model ZKK600  with Zeiss scope, Dialal ZF41S,  $700.885-5173. #42  Wood slove, gd. quality, old  Findlay airtight, easily heats  1200-1600 sq. It., asking $250.  886-8562. TFN  Chesterfield & matching chair  (gold) in gd. cond. $300.  886-7886. #40  Freezer, 20cu.lt.. $150; Iridge.  15 cu. It., $100; both in gd.  cond.; pool lable with accessories, $150. 886-4949.  #42  SATELLITE SALES  Green Onion Earth Station  885-5644  TFN  White moulded fibreglass  bathtub, $100.886-4743.   #40s  Skateboard, $30; soccer shoes,  size 5, $25; (rack shoes, like  new. size 6. $35; Texas Instrument computor; toys; music;  malh; spelling, $20 ea.  885-7105. #40  Big red Honda & trailer, gd. lor  acreage, hunting. 885-7365.  #40  Rough lumber for decking, siding  & fencing. 886-9422. #40  Mobile dimension sawmill, mod.  128. $9000. 886-9422        #40  Builders survey level. Kern GKO  split bubble tripod & rod. $350;  new vinyl double glazed vertical  slide window, 2'6"x3' high,  $100; misc. copper & ABS plumbing pipe & llttings. 886-4743.  #40  INDISPOSABLE COTTON  DIAPERS Best lilted cotton  diaper. Mona 886-7844.      #40  5 HP tiller, $300 OBO. or trade for  turniture. 886-8381. #40  40'x4' Aluminum ramp, 1 yr. old.  cedar decking, roller & hinge Incl., $1600. 886-2662 weekends  or 987-5921. #41  Dinette table with extra leal.  $100: 4 metal armchairs with  black padded seals & backs, $25  ea.; Olympia elec. typewriter,  $75; Sunbeam 'Big Pop' corn-  popper, $10. 886-2199.      #41  Marine toilet, electric heater and  Ian (fireplace type), pressure  20-gal. waler lank with pump;  stainless steel double sink with  drain pipes (camper or marine);  289 plate ��. bell housing, new;  302 Ford motor, complete, new  Ireshwater manifolds, complete.  All reasonable. 883-9276 alt.  7pm. #41  Electric wheelchair, gd. cond.,  $1000 OBO, no reasonable offer  refused, lv. mess. 886-8199. #41  8 windows, approx. 36"x40",  $40 (all). 886-8556. #42  Ted Peters Photography ��� special,  six poses lor $10. pacleage  available, see next week's paper  tor details #40  6 YDS. DELIVERED  $40.00  LYLE FORBES  883-9907  Dryer and Kenmore washer, $150  OBO; McClary stove, $175 OBO.  883-2116/883-9433. #42  Horse Manure - Nature's best  fertilizer. $20 per pickup.  885-9969. #41  Will buy used or non-working ma-  jor appliances. 885-7897.    #42  18a.  Heavy  Equipment  16' sleel dumptruck box, new  hoist cylinder and pump, plus  sawdust extension box.  886-7064. #41ss  400 amp AC welder, $395 OBO.  Don, 885-4192. #41  1973 MF70 backhoe loader.  Phone 886-9834. #42  CASH PAID  For Some Cars and Trucks  Dead Car Removal  Abex Used Auto Parts  and Towing  886-2020  TFN  1980 Chev Malibu. 91,000 miles,  6 auto, good shape, $1750 OBO.  883-9423. #42sr  1983 Aries wagon. 130,000 kms.  35-40  m/p/g,   exc.   cond..  sacrifice $3500 firm. 886.-2945.  #40s  1979 Ford T/blrd, lots of new  parts, $1900 OBO. 885-1943.  #42s  '83 Olds Omega. 2 Dr. auto,  $3000 OBO. 885-3790.     #40ss  '82 Volvo SW. Overdrive, exc.  condition, inside & out. $7500.  885-3790. #40ss  1981 Pontiac. runs well, gd.  tires. $1200. 886-8046.       #40  '60 Austin Mini. gd. cond.,  $1500 Phone 886-7848.     #40  1980 Chev Monza 3.8L, std.  Good cond. $1600. OBO.  886-7424. #40  1974 Firebird 400. aulo, PS/PB.  Fast and clean $2800 firm.  886-8407 evenings. #40  87' Jetta. 60.000 km, 5 sp.,  AM/FM cass.. snows. 2 year  warranty remaining. $8500.  885-4794. #40s  73 Ford van, 6 cyl. auto. $700  OBO 886-3627. #40  1982 Ford EXP, 2 Dr., H/Back,  sunroof, aulo, good tires. Exc.  cond. $4000.885-4075.      #40  '70 Impala 2 dr. hardtop, 350  auto., fresh paint, buckets, console, $2500.885-4887.       #41  1979 Chevy Chevelle, '81  engine, new snow tires, exc. running cond.. very little rust.  $1200.886-3001. #42ss  1977 Ford Econoline 150.  PS/PB, semi-camp., $1450 OBO.  886-3641 aller 5. #41  1975 Granada, good lires and  running cond., $850 OBO.  885-9056 #41  Ideal ladles car. Immaculate 1985  Ford Escort. 4 door., auto trans.  $4650. 885 "167. ��1  1974 Datsun. auto trans. Runs  great, good transportation $750.  885-7167. H\  '73 Cutlass Supreme, PS. PB.  PW, Till, musl sell now. $450.  OBO 886-2332 #41  '81 Colony Park SW. Loaded.  $3500.886-2733 #41  '73 Ford Van. 6 Cyl. auto,  camperlzed hitch. $600.  886-3627. #40  Ventura 2 door, 307 V8,4 barrel.  Good running, good rubber.  $1300 OBO. Also Trans Am for  parts $250.886-7378.        #41  '65 Dodge Aries wagon, 2.6L  auto, PS, PB. air, cruise, stereo,  roof racks, Exc. cond. 75.000  mi $4900.886-9452. #41  1980 Buick SW AutO, PS, PB.  TS, PW, cruise, new muffler,  good rubber, body has minor  "dings" Musl sell $650 060.  686-6428 #41  Affordable, dependable transportation: 1960 Dalsun 510. hatchback, AM/FM cassette, A/C,  motor rebuilt 2 years ago. good  tires, great car lor college/high  school student, cheap to insure,  $850 OBO. Lynn 863-2923.  #42  1986 Ford Tempo. $4700 OBO.  883-2906. #40sr  1985 Toyota Tercell, aulo., good  cond., $5500. 885-4520 eves.  MOsr  1973 Mustang Legrande. 302  auto., gd. rubber, solid body,  $1400.885-2207. #40sr  1977 Chevy deluxe Nomad van.  captains seals, needs work,  parts. 865-2207. #40sr  1978 Buick Skylark. 4 dr. 305  aulo.. reliable trans.. $650.  865-7113. #39sr  '67 Volvo 123 GT, new motor,  new brakes, new interior, $3000  firm. 686-3111. #39ss  1977 Hornet S/W. reliable  transportation, runs well. $650.  885-5727. |M0  1981 Chrysler. 2 dr. Cordova  Special Edition, low mileage, exc.  cond., $5850. 885-3651 or  885-3960. #40  '68 Malibu, Iresh 350 4 sp., high  performance cam. 12 bolt, mint  in and oul, too much to list, must  see. Dale 886-4735 or 886-2723.  $4900. #40  1975 Olds Cutlass, $550.  883-2289. #42  1985 Camaro V6. 5 Speed.  64000 kms.. Asking $7500.  886-8160. #42  1980 TransAm turbo. T-roof,  auto. exc. cond.. new lires. turbo  recently rebuilt, AM/FM  cassette, amp/eq., power windows, PB, pow/lilt steering,  clean, non-smoker, have all bills,  $6000. Call 883-9112 mornings  or 883-9456 reasonable hours.  #40  1987 Aries station wagon,  automatic, exc. cond., AM/FM  tape, $6800.885-4035.      #40  '85 Dodge Caravan SE, asking  $9000. Contact 866-2279 alter 7  pm. #40  1980 Toyota Tercel, good cond..  $1900.865-4870. #42  1978 Ford Capri Gfeia. V6. 4 sp..  new rubber, good body, runs  well, musl sell, $1300 OBO.  886-9127. #43ss  '.Cathy's  .Car Care" �����  ���Guaranteed. More $$s&,  1972 Cortina, standard. Runs  good. $450.886-8510.       #40  1977 Toyota Celica. recent  brakes, muffler, tune-up, new  batter. Cassette w/eq., all bills  Runs well $1400 OBO. 886-8685  #42  1984 VW Rabbit GTI. 5 spd  sunrool, 1 owner. $6500i  885-9840. #42  1974 Toyota Corolla, good running cond., $250. needs small  repairs; 1974 Toyota Corolla,  parts car, good running cond.,  $150 plus 2 new fibreglass  fenders. 886-3720. #40  1981 Mazda GLC. standard, runs  well. $1150OBO. 886-4624 #4?  76 Honda Civic, only $700, no  time to waste, call now! Anna  886-2108. #43ss  1981 Chev Citation, 4 cyl. aulo  new lires, $2100. 885-3205  eves. #42  1970 Datsun 510. runs good  needs TLC, 3592 Beach. Roberts  Creek. $300. #40  1987 Ford Ranger, 5 speed. 0/D  89,000 km. AM/FM cassette. No  rust. Excellent condition $6,900  666-3223. #42  1988 4x4, Dodge Dakota, midsize  Vi Ion. 5 Speed. V6. 3.9L. Pro  pane. Many extras $11,777  886-9621. #42  '76 ft Ton Ford PU. 390.  aulomatic, camperetle. 961  CemetaryRd, $11,000.      #42  1972 Ford * Ion, camper  special. No rust. $3000 OBO.  886-2563. #42  1978 Ford 150. raised roof. V8.  automatic, PS, PB. $2000 OBO.  866-9626. #43ss  1990 F150 Supercab 4X4. short  box SIT Lariat loaded, matching  canopy boxllner. 800 kms.  886-4577 days 886-3767 eves  Brent. #40  '60 Toyota PU, mechanically OK,  rusty body, $300 886-8263  #40  1981 Chev pickup, gd. cond.,  63600 OBO. eves. 885-2557  #40  1975 Ford cabover 5 ton Reefer,  ill gas. gd. shape. $10,000.  925-2378. #42sr  '84 Nissan kingcab. canopy, exc.  cond.. 5 sp.. 68,000 mi., new  rubber. $6200 OBO 886-4664.    #42sr  1984 Chev 4x4, 6.2 I diesel,  automatic hubs. 5 sp. aulo. 2  lanks, lilt, AM/FM cassette,  canopy, good cond.. $11,000  OBO. Phone 886-3940.      #40sr  '67 Chev Ve ton. 6 cyl., 3 sp.,  $600 OBO. 885-2836.        #40s  '87 Dodge Dakota with cellular.  Makeanoffer. 886-8116.   #42s  1978 Ford F150 newly rebuill  engine, new brakes, loan., tires,  $3000 OBO. 885-5896 eves.  #41ss  ^<e Ton Dodge truck. 4 Spd. 360.  1974 model. 81,000 miles. Exc.  cond. $1700. 885-9656.      #40  1986 Ford F250 4x4.6.9L diesel.  low kms. Super cab. $14,500.  885-1949. #41ss  1981 Chev. auto. Decent,  reliable, must sell. $3975. offers.  885-7331.1 #40  1986 Bronco 4X4 6 cyl. standard  AM/FM Cass. 94 k. gd. cond.,  $12,000. Phone 886-7304.   #41  1980 GMC % Ion Camper  Special, P/S, P/B, auto, hitch,  350 V8, good cond., $3950.  885-5774. #41  1990 Toyota -4 runner SR 5, V6,  2 dr., PS/PB. lilt. 21,000 kms,  $20,000.886-4774. #41  1979 Ford Econoline 'It Ion, aulo,  P/S. cruise control, $1500 OBO.  886-9064 eves. #42  Campers  79 VW camper, new CVs, KYB  gas shocks, many new Hems,  $3000 lirm. 886-3111.     #39ss  18' Holidaire 73, exc. cond..  asking $4800.886-4813. #41ss  Winter Vacation? This extended  1979 Ford Van has all Ihe luxuries ol a summer home, flush  toilet, shower, fridge wilh  freezer, oven & so on, exc.  cond.. $10,500. 886-9194.  #40  19' Security travel trailer, Iridge.  stove, sink, shower, toilet, sleeps  6. Good condition. $2900.  886-2676. #40  8' Galaxy camper 3/way fridge,  3/way lights, lurnace. $1900  lirm. 886-8039. #43ss  1978 Prowler Irailer, 23Ve', rear  bdrm.. lots ol closets, large  fridge, separate freezer, forced  air turn., shower bath, $8800.  885-4851 #42  1989 Kit-Calay 5th wheel, fully  equip., 100 miles. $19,900 OBO.  885-7575. #42  28'x8' Travelaire Iravel Irailer,  exc. cond., $9000. 883-1196.  #41  LET'S TALK  MONEY  Lei's gel together and sell  your RV unit. II we can't sell  it we'll buy il. Free Appraisal  and pickup anywhere  LANTZVILLE RECREATION  COMPANY LTD.  Tail F,ae 1-800-663-4234  D7363  29' 5th wheel trailer, set up in  Wilson Creole, phone & cable  hook-up. ideal single person accommodation, cheaper lhan renting. Also, road-worthy Reduced  lo $6700 OBO. 886-8822.     #40  1975 VW Westlalia camper van.  AM/FM cassette. 70.000 miles  on rebuilt 2000cc engine, very  clean, recently luned and brake  job, must sell. $3500. 886-9196.  #42  Construction workers - 1974  Holiday Rambler 32' 5th wheel  trailer, air conditioning, awning,  $5500 OBO. Stall #60. Port  Mellon RV Park. #40  1978 21' Vanguard, Ford  chassis, low mileage Fully  equipped. Very good cond.  $15,000 phone cellular number.  671-1202.  #41  III.  M.C.M.M.C.   M.N.A.M.S.  M.A.B.Y.C.   a Marine  Surveyors and Consultants  J&tiL  12' Lund aluminum boal. 9.8  Merc. Top condilion. $1400.  886-2500. #43ss  OUTBOARDS FOR RALE  9.9-20-30-40-50-70 HP  1968-1989 Evlnrudes Excellent  condition. Lowes Resort,  883-2456. TFN  Yes! There Is a reliable local pro-  P**r repair service. 885-5278.  TFN  Carloda N 43' D-licence packer  $28,000   K. Farrell 883-2458  weekends or gen/del. Egmont  #42sr  30' disp. cruiser. 340 Chry. dual  hyd.sir..live bait tank, VHF/CB.  stereo, sounder, $7950 OBO.  885-2814,885-2515        #40sr  18' Sangsler 120 hp 4 cyl. I/O  Sounder, trailer. Good cond.  $42500B0.886-9047.     #40sr  'McBeth' 45' offshore ketch,  7000 Autohelm. tracks accurate  courses, Irom Loran automatically. Exlra heavy steel construclion.  examine slip BIO Gibsons  Marina. 886-2830. #40s  1983 Campion 60 HP Mariner,  galvanized Highliner trailer, etc.  exc. cond.. $5900 lirm.  886-8382. #40s  25' Apollo 225 Merc. I/O  w/trailer. $12,500 OBO.  883-9440. #41sr  Endurance 35' Pilot House Cutter  auto helm, Loran C video lish  finder. 5 sails, stereo, diesel  engine 81 stove, Slip B-23 Gibsons Marina. 886-9696.     #41s  24' Turner Classic, mahogany  with Chrysler hemi. well-  equipped with or without C  licence. 883-9555. #37ss  42' Cruiseahome house boal.  sleeps 9. exc. cond.. $29,500  OBO. 885-1943. #42s  M.V. Blacklist!. 24' Owens, well  appointed large fish deck, Coast  Guard inspected, moorage, parking, hydro paid till Dec/90,  leaturing new Swann auto, anchor pkg.. new LMS, 200 w/  Loran C, new lenders 8, brackets,  mooring lines, new windows,  completely relinished hull and  swimgrid, new handrails, flush  mount Fishon rod holders (5)  FWC 318 Chrysler. 120 hrs. and  much more. $10.500.885-7977.  #4 2s  22' H/T cruiser, 225 OMC, VHF,  sounder, bait lank, winch, head,  sink, slove. down riggers, rod  holders, trim labs, 425 hours,  moorage till Aug. 91. $6200.  886-4690. #39ss  12'A'   Boston   Whaler   style,  comes wilh trailer, 20 HP Merc.  $1500 lirm. 886-4733 evenings.  #40ss  16'Calglass 70 HP Evinrude. Full  canvas, well mainlained c/w ski  equipt. anchor, depth sounder.  $2800. OBO evenings.  886-8685. #40  VHS marine radio Seavox-25.25  W. including marine fibreglass  antenna, $150.886-4743. #41ss  22.6' Sangsler. 302 Ford  rebuild, 888 leg. new manifolds.  exlra props. V-berth. slove. ice  box. sink. $9000 OBO.  886-8443. #40  23.5'Fiberglass C Lie. crab boal.  needs work. Boal $2000. Lie.  $250 a loot. 886-2942.     #41ss  14' C licenced fiberglass cod  boal New motor. Call 883-9234.  I41SS  17' K&C hardtop with 65 Mercury, $2000.883-9004.      #40  22V glass over wood, $1000  OBO. look al trades 883-9278  aft. 7pm. #41  Fire Sale 1979 Reinell 21'boal.  severely damaged by lire, some  salvage value including stern  drive, bail lanks, trim labs. elc..  can be viewed al Lowes Resort in  Madeira Park. Sealed bids accepted until Oct. 7, 1990.  Brouwer claims Canada, Box  2210, Sechell. BC VON 3A0  885-3519. #41  ^MARINE ENGINE REPAIRS  Also electric repairs and installations, reasonable 885-5774. #41  EVINRUDE OUTBOARDS  Special savings on all models in  slock. Full marine services Hyak  Marine Services 886-2246 #40#  22' C-license, $275 per tool  883-9380 aller 6 pm. #42  22' Reinell, cabin w/head. sink,  slove. dinette, new painl. new  lloor; engine, bed. all new power  propulsion; 10 hrs. on new 5 0  LX Alpha One. new 230 lir. alum  lank, lasl, comly, includ H/Duly  Irailer. $14,500. 883-9380 alter  6 pm. #42  26' Bayliner. Nissan 6 cylinder  diesel. 270 Volvo leg , needs  some work. 886-8087.        #42  GULF ISLAND 29  F/G, FWC atomic four, very well-  equipped and in truly Bristol condition, a sale, exceptionally  seaworthy coastal cruiser.  $27,500.883-2745 eves.     #42  19' Reinell. rebuilt motor and leg,  lull canvass, spare prop., very  lasl. $3200 OBO. 886-2976.  #40sr  20' Glasply cabin cruiser, 2'h  yrs. warranty on 115 hp Merc.  0/B (new last Apr., only 19 hrs.  use). Incl. 8.5 Merc, kicker, new  canvas top, new depth sounder,  stove, icebox, bail lank,  $13,500.883-2779.        #43ss  Wide 12'A' aluminum boat &  Irailer. elec. start. 20 hp Merc.  0/B near new marine battery,  new depth sounder, CB radio, rod  holders & anchor, all for $1850  OBO. 13' wide Tri-hull fibreglass  boat with steering wheel. $495  OBO. 885-7738. #42  18' Outboard. Cabin cruise.  Seaworthy $1750. OBO.  886-3627. #41  34' 'A' licence gillnetter. 2 nets.  $65,000 lirm. 883-9307.  #40  Mobile Homes  Marine Jl Wanted to Rent  Great tenant, looking for right  place, short or long term, house  or cabin artist, impeccable  relerences, $300 max.  886-8997. #40  Royal Reach Motel, Sechelt.  Weekly and monthly rental units.  885-7844. #41  I Bdrm. mobile, furnished,  Sechelt area.  Avail,  immed.  885-7940.  #40  WHY PAY  RENT  II you wish to buy a  homo but hive llttli or  no down piymant, in  may be able to help.  Family Space Available  Call Collect  REGAL HOMES  597*3322    ,.  LIHiH,.......  3 Bdrm. Available immediately.  $22,500 lirm. No dogs.  866-9581. #40  Coachman travel trailer, 1978  super exc. cond., skirting included, bath 8, tub. living room.  Iridge & slove, 2 beds, $6500.  885-4032. #40  Musl sell! 35' Aljo Park style  model   Irailer,   exc.   cond.,  $11,500. 520-7158or 885-5919.  #40  1975 12x68 3 bdrm mobile  home, 2 appliances, porch & shed, Selma Vista Park. $23,900  OBO. 885-9577. #41  1977 mobile home, 3 bdrm., addition, patio and shed, very  clean, $28,500 OBO. 886-7736  alter 6 pm. #40  NEW PARK  Gibsons Area  Single & Doubles  New Homes Only  Reserve Now lor November  Occupancy  Buy Now S Save  the GST  REGAL HOMES  597-3322 ic��"ec'i  1990 40' Rockwood 5th wheel  RV with 2 slideouts, winterized,  skirting included lor use as permanent residence, $58,700 OBO  537-2386 (Saltspring) alter 7 pm  or weekends. #40  28x8' Travelaire Iravel Irailer.  exc. cond.. $9000. 883-1196.  #41  30' 5th wheel trailer on pad  rented, $400 per monlh, $ 13,000  or trades. 885-4852. 521-1990.  #40  Motorcycles  (ir Sloe* al  :enmac  |\ cycle  Oil Filters. Batteries. Tires.  Riding Gear. elc.  Phone Jay at 886-2031  1986 KX125. Re-Built. $1350.  885-9557 #42sr  '61 Kawi 1000J Header, good  rubber. Like new. Fast.  885-5492 #42sr  1987 535 Vamaha Virago, exc  cond., 1000kms .asking$2500  or trade. Phone 886-4690   #40s  1983 Honda Shadow. 750 cc. lor  parts, $125 OBO 886-9066.  MOss  '84 Honda Sabre, V65. 1100 cc,  $3000 OBO. 886-2264      #40ss  "85" CR250 ��� runs exc��� musl  see. musl sell' $1100 Dale  886-4735 or 886-2723.       #40  1979 Vamaha 400 twin, new battery, parts or whole. $130.  885-7473. #41  175 Yamaha ATC. exc cond,  $1200 885-5260. #41  750 Honda motorcycle, lull lairing, moving, must sell. $900  OBO 883-9215. #42  Wanted to Rent  Clearlighl Dance needs studio for  private lessons and small groups,  live-in would be ideal. Ideas? .Call  Hope 885-9611. #40  Malure. reliable couple, no pels,  N/D seek 2 bedroom, lurnished  home for 6-8 months. Refs.  885-7794. #40  Ouiet 1 or 2 bedroom waterfront  cabin for long term rental.  885-9611. #41  Responsible working couple  seeking house to rent in Gibsons  area. 886-3603. #41  3 bdrm. house lor responsible  couple and their 3 well-behaved  kids, Sechelt to Haltmoon Bay. or  as far as Davis Bay il rent is  reasonable. Bruce or Ona  885-6)56. #42  New 1 Bedroom - Gibsons. Avail,  immediately. 298-5215.      Mt  Pert Mellon Cenitraetlsa  Workers. Furnished accommooa-  lions tor 3, close to Ihe Langdale  lerry terminal 886-7516.     #42  2000 sq. tt. industrial shop. 700  sq. ft. office. 885-2366.      #40  3 Bdrm. mobile. Clean, no dogs  $650/monfh. 886-9581. Avail.  immediately #40  Madeira Park, waterfront suite,  furnished. 1 bedroom. 467-2140  or 883-9177. #42  1200 SQ. FT. 3 bedroom, 1*  bath cottage - Located near store  in ROMs Creek. On private 1.6  acre waterfront property. Wood  heal, turn., laundry. Available  immediately SBOO/mon.  224-2656 home or 650-3091  pager. #40  Security  ISTORAGEl  T'r.v.s ���boats "etc. .f  I Mountainview Pelrocanl  3 eSeOroom, Selma Park. $800  per month. 886-9587.        #40  Gibsons: Attractive new 3  bedroom, view townhouse, carport. Rels. Avail. Nov. 1st. $850.  1 year lease only. 885-5659.  #41  1 Bedroom waterfront suite, partially lurnished, Irvine's Landing.  883-9929. #40  ADVERTISING  FOR TENANCY  New British Columbia legislation  prohibits advertising which  discriminates in Ihe renlal of property. For example a person who  stipulates "no children" as a  condition of rental would be in  violation ol the Family Status and  the Human Rights Acts. The  landlord who places the advertisement and the newspaper  which publishes it would both be  in contravention ol the legislation  and could have a complaint filed  against them. The Coast Newt  will therefore not accept such  discriminatory ads. #TFN  Roberls Creek Hall avail.,  dances, parties, weddings.  equipmenl renlal. Yvonne  885-4610. TFN  MINI-STORAGE  886-8628  #42  3 bedroom house Madeira Park:  883-9110. #40  Shared accommodations  $350/mo. plus partial utils.. Gibsons. Ocl. 1.886-8277.       #40  One room wilh semi-private  bathroom. Roberts Creek  886-3994. #40  New 1700 sq. tt. view home. Gibsons, 3 large bdrms., 2'h balhs.  2carcarport. 1-921-6751.    ef40  PROPERTY  MANAGEMENT  SERVICES  We will  * Screen potential renters  * Do moving-in inspection  * Arrange lor mainlenance  & repairs  * Collecl the rent &  damage deposit  * Disburse rent monies to  owner  * Do moving-out inspection  Avoid al the tutsan and problems, and for |*t a pittance).  cai the Property Management  Expert. Stove Sawyer at  666-2277.  2 Bdrm. duplex, bungalow style.  Redrooffs area $700. 272-1115  lor inlo. #40  Mature person wanled to share  view home In Davis Bay. $350/M  & HT & damage dep. Ruth  885-7233. #40  1 Bedroom waterfront suite, furnished, Madeira Park. 883-9177.  #40  2 Bedroom, waterfront home with  dock, garage, 4 appl., turniture  Adults only, no pels, refs. req.  Enquire at the Pender Harbour  paper Mill. #40  Cosy 3 bedroom, view home in  Hopkins Landing. Close to terry.  Available No. 15 on a yearly  basis. References and deposit  necessary. $850. Inquire at  886-7574 eves or early am.   #40  Bedroom for rent with shared accommodation In Urge new house.  $600, unfurnished. $650, furnished, per month. Gibsons  886-8952 after 7 pm. #40  ejUrM,^a|jLlaa|HrM|IMabe��baa  ,mm,m\���rm,m\*    tin' t "    ������--������  -������.-_���' ������l-*->J&l*-:*<*em* ���*��������. 24.  Coast News, October 1,1990  RITZ MOTEL  across mem fieOsee.es Hanna  Nov. let  Waaa.y Rata AvaMabea  tllS Seeegee Occupancy  * Xercftanarras ������ Lminanmat  Office space with adjoining  bachelor suite. Together or  separate rates negotiable.  886-4860 #40  Pender Harbour, semi-furnished  2 bedroom mobile homes. From  $400 to 1500 P/Monlh plus  utilities 883-2424. #40  Large boat shed, 60x30.  883-1122. #42  Apt. tor rent, Secret Cove, $600.  885-9368 or 885-3533.       TFN  Free rent lor skilled carpenler  willing lo construct 1800 sq. ft.  suite lor himsell in Pender Harbour 883-2979. #41  2 commercial shops lor rent.  886-9500 (anylime). 694 Hwy.  101 * Crucil. TFN  Storage. 200 sq. ft., Gibsons.  886-8628. #41  Quiet turn. 3 bedroom home to  share wilh malure person.  886-3954 (eves.) #41  Ted Peters Photography - Special  six poses tor $10. package avail-  ble. see next week's paper tor  details.  #40  OFFICE  SPACE  Available in  Prolessional Block  next to the Gibsons  Medical Clinic  Approx. 445 sq. ft.  Contact: Susana Wong  885-5736  3 bdrm. view home, N. Fletcher  Rd., Gibsons, W/D, D/W, avail.  Nov. 19 to Mar. 31. $800/mo  886-8097.  #42  One bdrm. home, close lo  ferry/shopping, N/S, resp.  gardeners, please Iv. mess.  886-9499, rets, req., avail. Nov.  1. $650.  #42  3t)drm., Rbts. Ck.. avail. Oct. I,  $725 plus utils, 886-3123.  #40  2 bdrm., stove, fridge, basement. $450 plus utils.. Garden  Bay 883-9676. #40  3 bdrm. walerfronl house.  Pender Harbour, avail, immed.,  $650. 883-9446 leave message.  #40  Charming bachelor unit, water  view, Hopkins, $375: bright 1  bdrm. plus den, newly  renovated, water view, large  garden. Hopkins. $500; both  avail, immed. 253-4145 leave  message. #40  3 bdrm. w/lronl home, Sechell  area. 6 appls.. 2 balh. fireplace,  $850.885-3896. #40  Waterfront on acreage, single  bedroom available in house, main  living area to be shared.  $300/monlh. 886-7774.      #40  Newly decorated view house. 4  bdrm. $850/monlh 434-1636  collect. #40  1 bdrm. cottage, Roberts Creek.  $550 includes hydro and cable.  886-4567 #42  lor tent 26a  3 bdrm. rancher 1 block Irom  Sunnycrest Mal, 4 appliances,  carport, big yard, available Nov.  1st. Can 1-644-4015. #41  Ouiet NS to share spacious lully  lurnished and equipped condo,  November, no pets, woman  prelerred, cleaning service provided. $500 and share heating  886-9441. #41  HAVE YOU GOT  $2000.00  or car. boal as down-  payment? You can own a  new 2 or 3 bedroom home  wilh MAP OAC. Plus we will  pay your rent lor 1990. if  you bring this ad in.  597-3322  Furnished rooming house. Lower  Gibsons, $300. $350. $450.  shared bathroom, kilchen. sitling  room, washer, dryer, hydro included. 886-8306. #41  Sunshine in your life October 31.  #41  Semi-waterfront Davis Bay. 2  bdrm., 4 appliances, available  Ocl. 1, lurnished, $700/mo., un-  lurnished, $600. 885-9055 aller  5 pm. #40  Executive watertront. Gibsons  Bluff. 2 bdrm. Jolt & utility/pantry, decks & glass galore. 5 appliances, all drapes & blinds.  886-8562. #42  Bedroom with shared accommodations. Lower Gibsons, quiet  area. 886-9330 eves. #42  Entertainment  Wanted: Readers lor short play.  Few rehearsals. For human rights  night presentation. Arts Centre.  Oct. 14. 883-2472. 883-9063  leave message.Jay. #40  Help Wanted  Waitresses  Bartenders  & Cooks  Full or Part-Time  Peninsula Motor In  886-2804  1  ALL RESUMES ARE NOT  CREATED EOUAL! CALL ARBUTUS OFFICE SERVICES.  885-5212. #41  Attention: Earn up to $800 or  more/week working al home.  100's of companies need your  help. Amazing recorded message  reveals details. 1-206-298-8075  Exl. H25. #41  Part time housekeeper and  babysitter, mature person or high  school graduate. Debbie  886-3994. #40  Help Wanted  Motivated, exceptionally organized individual required in progressive dental office lor position  ot ACCOUNTS SECRETARV 3  days a week. Responsibilities include managing accounts  receivables 8 banking. Must  have experience in bookkeeping  8> typing. Computers & dental oflice experience an assel. Sent  resume to Dr. Dan Kinsbury. Box  1099 Sechelt. VON 3A0 by Ocl.  12/90. #40  Daycare center needs person  Irom 10am - 6pm shift. 4 days  per week. Qualified ECE prelerred  or will train. 885-2721.        Ml  Typesetter/  Compositor  Experience in newspaper  production preferred,  must have 60+ WPM typing skills with accuracy.  Competitive salary,  medical/dental plan, must  be willing to work Saturdays. Drop ofl resume at  Coast News. Gibsons, or  mail to Box 460. Coast  News. Gibsons, BC VON  1V0.  The Terrace Reslauranl at Bonniebrook Lodge requires part lime  dishwashers 4-12 hrs./wk. lor  evening and weekend work.  Please apply in person.        #40  The Omega Reslauranl has immediate openings lor Ihe following positions: Waitress, bus people, bartender, dishwashers Full  or part lime available. No ex-  prience necessary. Apply in person al Ihe Omega #40  Outstanding growth requires us  to expand on the Sunshine Coast.  Field supervisors chosen have  polential earnings ol $800 to  $1200/wk. explaining our service lo the sell-employed. Sell-  employed background helpful. If  you leel limited in your present  position, call Mr. Zegers ae  1-589-9687. #40  Flag persons, part lime, Madeira  Park to Gibsons, will train, musl  have own transportation. Send  resume belore Ocl. 10 lo Road  Warrior Traffic Control, RR1, Box  17. Halfmoon Bay. Silversands,  BCV0N1Y0. #41  BC Ambulance, Operalor 268,  Gibsons, BC. Position: part lime  ambulance drivers - attendants:  day shifts Mon.-Fri., some  nights, some weekends.  Qualifications preferred: valid  Class 4 Drivers' Licence: valid Industrial First Aid Tickel (WCB):  good character, able lo work in  stress situations: good health,  physical Illness, regular  availability. For further information call: Keith Baker - Unit Chief.  Gibsons Ambulance. 886-2511 or  480 S. Fletcher Rd.. Gibsons.  Mon. to Thurs.. 0700-1700  hours. This posting closes Oct.  15.1990. #41  Mill workers. Bayside Sawmills  Ltd. requires mill workers lor second shift. No exp. is required.  But applicants must be willing to  learn lumber grading. Please call  884-5355. #40  Durango Enterprises is looking for  temporary workers, approx. 6  months, to count and grade lish.  Call 885-4688. ask lor Luc.  #42  Phone work avail., work at home,  set your own hours. 886-8554.  #40  Help Wanted  ���NIMTEEM NEEKO  Navy League - Needs instructors in boating skills lor  drop-in wilh 10-13 year  olds. Also needed is an  administrator to do reports at  home, two hours a week.  One Wortd. One Sky -Kite  event on Oct. 14th needs  people to help put up posters  in the next two weeks.  Parent 6 Tot Drop la -Needs  some help with ihe babies or  in the kitchen on Monday in  Sechelt. between 9am-f2  noon. On Tuesday, at Wilson  Creek, between 9am-12  noon. Musical ability would  be extremely appreciated.  For these and more opportunities, please contact the  Volunteer Action Centre at  668-6661.  29.  Business 8.  Home Services  PEERLESS TREE  SERVICE LTD.  Topping - Limbing ��� Danger Tree  Removal,   Insured,   Guaranteed  Work. Free estimates. 885-2109.  TFN  North Pacil.c Boat Building, a  division ol Tolan Dev. Ltd. repair  and restoration, cabinets, etc.  wood & fibreglass boats. Call  Roland at 885-4847. #40  Pacilic Construction, a division ol  Tolan Dev. Ltd. renovations,  basements, drywall. l-bar ceilings, suspended drywall ceilings,  finishing carpentry. For free  estimates call Roland 885-4847.  #40  Accounting Services lor small  businesses. Computer Tutor,  Michael Hamer. 886-7589.   #40  WIN A FREE LUNCH. Find my  lour ads in Ihe new Yellow Pages.  DRAW OCT. 15. Call Arbulus Olfice Services. 885-5212.      #40  Ollice Temp. Available. Reliable,  exp. tilling in tor holidays, sick  leave. Phone 686-4588 Ms.  Stephens. #41  Typing  service  available,  manuscripts,   term   papers,  business letters, etc. 885-7604.  #42  Work Wanted  Framing crew available, air  equipped. Phone alt. 6pm.  886-7830. TFN  MOUNTAINSIDE  PRESSURE WASHING  Trailers, homes, all types of  buildings, boals, roofs, paint  stripping, patios, equipment,  driveways, sundecks. swimming  pools, gutters cleaned, quality  workmanship. Free Estimate  885-7473. TFN  Prolessional drywall applicators.  satisfaction guaranteed. Free  Estimates 886-9531. #40  Custom framing crew available,  foundation to lock-up. Also  renovations and additions. Call  Joe 883-1122 for estimates.  #40  B AND D RENOVATIONS  Additions, welding, decks, painting. One call will do it all.  885-3617. #41  Reliable man /men available for  lawn and garden labour. Gibsons/Roberts Creek. Rob  886-3822. #40  Work Wanted  Business college graduate, 1965.  Experienced in sales, marketing  and management recently moved  to the Sunshine Coast seeks  career position. Call Lawrence  885-9041. #40  HOUSE PAINTING  Interior and exterior. Call Samuel  Dill 886-3678. #44  Good finishing carpenter, avail.  now will do all inferior finishing,  install cabinets, tiles, doors,  shelving, arborite work.  885-4033. Ml  Drywall taping, texturing, repairs  and renovations. Free estimates.  886-8594. #41  House painter, experienced.  Reasonable rates. Free estimates.  Exterior preferred. 885-2594. Mt  Luc Lorfle, painting, interior, exterior. 10 yrs. exp. 886-9379.  #42  ODD JOBS  Home repairs, plumbing, elec,  painting, lence building, etc. All  work guaranteed. Reasonable  rates, seniors discount. Call John  al 885-3159. #42  Experienced carpenter/handyman available lor additions,  renovations, repairs, new con-  slruction, also minor plumbing  and electrical. 883-2898.     #42  DO YOU NEED  Landscape main!., weedeating.  brush cutting, rubbish removal,  hedge trimming, window  washing, firewood. Skip's  Maintenance Service. 885-2373.  #42  Handyman: carpentry, drywall,  concrete, painting, pressure  washing, hauling, no job loo  small. Alan 886-8741. #42  Tired ol cleaning, or jusi don'l  have enough time? I will do II lor  you. Come home to a clean house  - $30 for 3 hours. Will also do Ihe  jobs everyone hates doing: laundry, fridge, stove, windows. Call  886-4731 ask lor Jacqueline  -relerences available. #40  ,  Home PROFESSIONAL  " STEAM CLEANING  Carpets *  Upholstery  POWERFUL TRUCK-MOUNTED  EQUIPMENT  BEST POSSIBIE RESULTS  CHERISHED  CARPET CARE  886-3823  �� 0IVISIOH OF KEN DEVWES  Child Care  Mother of one can babysit days,  my home, central Sechell. clean  & reliable, rets. 885-4887.   #41  Rainbow   Preschool,   Roberts  Creek has openings. 885-9333.  #41  Mother ol one will babysit one  girl, age 2'h and up. part time.  886-7375. #42  Occasional babysitter needed in  West Sechelt area. 885-2373.  #40  Mother ol one will sit at own  home, Monday-Friday at Comeau  Trailer Park. 866-8267.       #42  Reliable babysitter needed lor 2  pre-schoolers, my home or yours.  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In  the 50s and 60s, it is likely that  better than 50 per cent of all the  people involved, or seeking, or  merely hoping to be involved in  the early days of television were  living, or 'visiting', or otherwise  lurking within three blocks of  Louie's place.  Over some years that I was  about there, mostly the 60s, this  population of Louie's patrons  was, it seemed to me, almost  constantly moving. I lived a  block north at Church and  Charles, but then I also lived  down the street for a while, and  sometimes along the street.  Hardly a weekend would go by  without someone wanting your  help to move his ton or so of  dreadful old ironware couch out  of some inaccessible eyrie into  some equally impossible basement. On regular moving days,  May and November, U-Hauls  would run into each other, and  lines of artist/porters, carrying  lamps, mops and pails, small  sofas, etc., would get entangled  at the intersections.  Louie's, at the geographic  centre of this caravanserie, was  hardly an oasis of peace. In the  afternoons maybe, when the  floating population would be  mostly at the Everene  (Neverclean) Pub; but after  hours there'd be hardly an hour  before dawn, when the restless  ranger would not find one or  two at the stools, and often  they'd be stacked up chattering  against the walls.  Behind the counter was 'the  Macedonian', older and wiser  perhaps than anyone there. It  seemed the Macedonian's  greatest pleasure was debate.  He would debate anything, bul  wanted it done quite formally:  you said your thing, then he  said his. His greatest displeasure  was shouting matches, but he  had a way of quelling these.  Also he could come up with  good ideas. Writers attempting  to finish scripts at his counter at  3 or 4 am sometimes had reason  to bless the Macedonian's muse.  Rex, for example, a beginning writer, ex-hard rock miner,  football player, boxer, etc., was  sleeping most nights on a couch  in an apartment next door to  Louie's, known generally as the  Ponderosa. It was a rangy two  storey popular place hosted by a  well-known actor now of this  town.  Rex one night wandered into  Louie's at something like 2 am.  There was only one other person, a burly usually silent type  he'd seen around before. He  looked like a wrestler, had been  noticed and given the nickname  'Grunt'. The Macedonian introduced them saying, "This is  Rex, the writer."  "Writer eh?' said Grunt.  "Would you want a job?"  He took him a few steps up  Church Street and into his  house. It was dark in there  because Grunt had 'an argument with the hydro*. He lit a  hurricane lamp and guided Rex  to a desk, a chair, a typewriter  and a pile of paper. "What it  is,"  he said,  "is a script!"  He wanted a rewrite of  something he had which had to  be, he said, "in New York next  week. We'll need about 200  pages," said Grunt. Rex said  okay. Grunt peeled off $100  and handed him the MSS. It  was about 20 pages long.  Rex settled in, filled out this  Western story, and dropped  down to Louie's and the  Macedonian when stuck. These  'script conferences' of course  would sometimes go on amid a  general hubbub of people like  Francis Hyland, George  McGowan, Hughie Webster,  and whoever. Anyway Rex got  the thing done in time for it to  'get to New York'.  Later, Rex was checking in  with an independent producer,  Howard Fletcher, who was set  up in a coach house just down  Isabella. Well, said Howard,  there's this writer, D'Arcy  something or other, who's got  to live around here somewhere 1  think. He keeps sending me  scripts, and I ask him to come  in, but he never does. There's  one here you might have a shot  at rewriting.  He pushed it across his desk  to Rex, and it was of course the  one he'd just done for Grunt.  Fashion show  'Native Women in Business'  is a group of seven women, including the coordinator who is  from the Sechelt Band, who are  participating in a Small Business  Entrepreneur program. This  course is sponsored by the  Sechelt Indian Band and CEIC  in affiliation with Burnaby College and CPU Computer Services.  This program is designed to  provide training and work experience to six .Sechelt Band  members. Upon completion,  they will have acquired sufficient theoretical and practical  skills   to   launch   thdr   own  business ventures. By the end of  this training program each  trainee will have researched and  developed her own personalized  business plan.  lt was decided that a practical  way to highlight the skills find  expertise of the group would be  to hold a fashion show which  will coincide with Self-  Government Day celebrations.  This show will include exclusive  fashion designs from Pam  Wooden of North Vancouver,  and Sylvia Joe of Sechelt. For  further information please call  885-3800.  Child Care  Wanted: malure person to look  alter 9 month old. 6 Hours/day, 5  days per week. References required. 886-3625 (mornings).  #42  Mature baby-sitter to care for 6  month old baby. Sechelt area. On  part-time basis. 865-4006.   #41  Full time daycare required lor 4  mo. old beautilul baby girl beginning Nov. I, your home or mine,  refs. req. 886-8069, #40  Rainbow Preschool, Roberls  Creek has openings. Call  865-9333. #40  Child care needed for 14 month  ok). 3 days a week. Gibsons or  Roberts Creek are or my home.  Please call 686-3736 or  885-9229. #40  32.  Business  Opportunities  Outrageous ground lloor opportunity! It started 65 years ago...  In Vienna. Austria. Two year's  ago it broke all records in  Canada! Matol Botanical International's acclaimed and loved  "Matol" formula now  represents the most amazing  financial opportunity available  today. Call Shirley 8B5-5358  after 5 pm. Matol Independent  Distributor. #41  AVON as well as our lamous  Skin-So-Soft, fashions, educational toys, we have 150  Christmas gifts under $15.  Become an Avon representative  and earn up to 50 per cent of all  you sell. Join now lor only $15.  Call 1-980-7351. 010  New Age - Fabulous skin and  hair care products are here.  Order lor personal use or free  distributorship training. Great  opportunity. Make extra cash.  F/T & P/T, supplement your In-  come. Info available. Please  phone Linda 883-2523.      #42  After 4-5 months full or part time  you can earn up to $10,000 per  monlh or more. 885-7897 eves.  #42  Notice Is hereby given that an application will be made lo the  Director ol Vital Statistics lor a  change ol name, pursuant to te  provisions ol the "Name Act" by  me: Susan Mason. General  Delivery, Roberts Creek, to  change my name from: Susan  Grace Mason to: Aijou Sus.  Aimee. Dated Sept. 26.1990.  #40  NOTICE  TO CREDITORS AND  OTHERS  MARGARET ELIZABETH  6LINN, otherwise known at  MARGARET 6LINN and  MARGARET E. SUNN  formerly ol Cedarviaw, RRI,  GIBSONS, BC VON 1V0  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN  lhal creditors and others  having claims against the  Estate ol the above deceased  are required to send full particulars ol such claims lo ihe  Executor, Patrick Charles  Sllnn, c/o W.C. G0RHAM,  Esq., Barrister and Solicitor  268-2025 West 42nd  Avenue, Vancouver, BC  V6M 2B6 on or belore the  12th day of November t990  after which dale the Estate's  assets will be distributed  having regard only to claims  lhat have been received.  PATRICK CHARLES SLINN  Executor  By: W.C. G0RHAM  ITS SOLICITOR A look at yesteryear  Coast News, October 1,1990  25.  Blue grouse a vanished species  byWHJoWlmi  How many of you rraders  ���have seen a blue grouse?  So far as this area is concerned they are practically extinct.  Yet before the white man came  with his destructive antics to the  ecology, they were here in fantastic numbers. Some of the  stories that oldtimers told of  their abundance were almost  unbelievable.  There is one story about  market hunters going to hunt  them with two shotguns. The  idea was that when one gun got  too hot they would use the  OttlCT.  Anotlwr story wits told about  a market hunter on Bowen  Island with connections to a  hotel in Vancouver. They were  putting up a banquet for a large  delegation of easterners and  would order 90 brace (180  grouse) a few days ahead and he  would supply them.  In my childhood, they were  still around in numbers, though  rapidly diminishing.  The life history of the blue  grouse is quiet interesting. In  the spring, the 'hooters', as we  called the males, would come  down from the mountain where  they had .been all winter, and  presently one would hear them  hooting in a very characteristic  way to attract the females.  A sight that was rarely seen  was a hooter displaying with the  lady friend nearby apparently  paying no attention to the strutting and other antics of 'his  nibs'. The male would be decked out in his finery with two attractive circles, one on each side  of his head. His neck was yellow  at that point so the centre of the  circle was of that colour.  Around it was a wide band of  pure white and the outside rim  of the circle was black.  Apparently his foreplay and  ���h :ir lovemaking produced  results for in due time hens  could be seen with their broods  of little chicks. These little gaffers were just little balls of  down, their wings much too  small for flying.  Later on in their development, when their wings were  strong, they could fly away, but  at this stage they had to resort  to other tricks when danger  threatened.  One day I was running  barefoot down an old skidroad  when, rounding a bend, 1 came  upon a family of these young  grouse scarcely 15 feet away.  The mother sharply said  something in grouse language,  no doubt a danger signal, and  then fluttered away as if to draw  my attention to her and away  from her brood.  The little ones skittered hither  and thither in a manner confusing to me and all disappeared in  the scanty ground cover in no  time.  I went carefully forward so as  not to step on any of them, intent on finding some of them.  After some searching I found  one under a leaf. There the little  tike was, just a ball of down. I  replaced the leaf over it and  went on my way.  During the summer these  chicks would grow bigger and  stronger and better and better  able to fly.  In the fall, they would all go  up the mountain so that none  could tie seen all winter. Springtime, they would all come  down to repeat the age-old  function of reproduction.  Child health clinics  Child health clinics will be  held in Gibsons on October 9,  16, 23 and 30 at the Coast-  Garibaldi Heath Unit, 494  South Fletcher Road. Extra  child health clinic is scheduled  in Gibsons on Monday, October 22 from 4:30 to 5:45 pm  for parents who And the  regularly scheduled times inconvenient. Phone 886-8131 to  book appointments.  Setchelt child health clinics  will be held on October 10, 17,  24 and 31 and the Sechelt  Health Centre, 5571 Inlet  Avenue, Sechelt (across from  the post office). Phone  885-5164 to book appointments. There will be extra child  health clinics also.  Pender Harbour clinics are  on Thursday, October 11 and  18 from 12:30 to 2 pm. Phone  883-2764.  Tuberculin skin testing and  travellers' clinics will be held on  Mondays from 3-4 pm, October  I, 15, 22 and 29 and travellers'  clinic only from 3-4 pm on  Thursdays, October 11, 18 and  25 in the Gibsons health unit. In  Sechelt the date is October 1,  15, 22 and 29. Phone to make  appointments for travel clinics.  FLU CLINICS  Phone Gibsons health unit to  f<NEW LIFE FELLOWSHIP  New Testament Church  Sechelt Arena  Sun. Worship Service     10:30 am  Wed. Bible Study 7:30 pm  Morning Prayer 6:30-7:45 am  Tues.-Sat.  Naw Lilt Christian Academy  Enrolling Kindergarten ��� Grade 12  Pastor Ivan Fox  Principal, Davis Cliff  Phone 885-4775 or 885-2672  THE UNITED CHURCH  OF CANADA  Sunday Warship Service  GIBSONS  Glassford Road 11:15am  SundaySchool 11:15am  ST. JOHN'S  Davis Bay 9:30 am  SundaySchool 9:30 am  Rev. Stan Sears  Church Telephone 886-2333  CHRISTIAN LIFE  ASSEMBLY  (Forma.ly Qlbeeona Ptntocotttl Church)  School Rd., opposite RCMP  SundaySchool 9:45 am  Morning Worship 11:00 em  Evening Fellowship 7:00 pm  Phone: Church Olfice 886-7107  Pastor Dan MacAulay 686-7107  Youth Pastor J. Morris 886-3499  Affiliated with the Pentecostal  Assemblies of Canada  CHRISTIAN  SCIENCE SOCIETY  In tha Greene Court Hall  Medusa St., Sechelt.  A Warm Invitation to all  Sunday Services 11:00 am  For Information, please call:  665-2506 or 665-3686  Ttiankaglvlng Santo*  Won., Oct. 6th at 11KW am  CALVARY  BAPTIST CHURCH  711 Park Road  Telephone: 886-2611  SundaySchool  Worship Service  9:30 am  11:00 am  ���Cal Mclver, Pastor  "The Bible as it Is...  tor People us Ihey are."  GIBSONS COMMUNITY  FELLOWSHIP  Welcomes you to join us  In Sunday Worship  ���Child wi's Progress 9:45 am  Prayer 10:00 am  .Morning  Worship Service 10:45 am  Wednesday 7:00 pm  590 Gower Point Road  Paator Monty McLean  666-7046  LIVING FAITH      ^  LUTHERAN CHURCH  Whitaker Road & Coast Highway  Davis Bay 865-2202  Rev. Frank W. Schmitt, Pastor  Sunday Church School 9:30 am  Sunday Worship 11:00 am  Come Grow With Us I  ANGLICAN  CHURCH OF CANADA  Sunday 10:30 am  Parish Family Eucharist  St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons  Wednesday 10:30 am  Worship and Bible Sludy  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  Rev. Esther North 886-7410  The Anglican Parish of  St. Aidan & SI. Bartholomew  UNITY CHURCH  Inner Power Group 7pm Tues.  Sunday Service 11am Sundays  Sludy Group 10am Sunday  (The Laws of Love)  1793 Lower Rd., Roberts Creek  Call 666-6194 (tor Information)  GRACE REFORMED  PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH  Morning Worship 11:30 am  St. Hilda's Anglican Church  Evening Worship   7 pm In homes  Wednesday  Bible Study        7.30 In homes  J. Cameron Fraser, Paster  885-7488 Oflice 885-8707  VA   ANGLICAN  CHURCH OF CANADA  St. Hilda's Sechelt  6:00 am ��� Eucharist  9:30 am ��� Worship and  Sunday School  St. Andrews ��� Pender Harbour  11:30 am  Rev. June Mattln  Rev. Dan Gilford  685-5019  "W. tarantf a eeem wttoma ro .11"  ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH  MASS SCHEDULE  Saturday  5:00 pm St. Mary's Gibsons  Sunday  8:46 am Indian District  9:45 am Holy Family Sschelt  11:30 am St. Mary's Qlbsons  CONFESSIONS  1st & 3rd Sat. 44:30 pm  Holy Family Setchelt  2nd & 4th Sat. 4:30-5 pm  St. Mary's, Gibsons  book flu shot appointments  (886-8131). There will be extra  flu clinics scheduled at Sechelt  Helth Centre. Please phone  885-5164 for information.  Appointments for any clinics  for Gibsons (886-8131), Sechelt  (885-5164), and Pender Harbour (883-2764).  STD (sexually transmitted  disease) clinic will be held on  Wednesday, October 17 and 31  at the Coast-Garibaldi Health  Unit, Gibsons, from 44:30 pm  and in the Sechelt Health Centre, October 15 from 4-5:30 pm.  Information, counselling and  testing (including AIDS) will be  given. No appointment  necessary.  Prenatal classes: the next early class is scheduled November 6  from 7-9 pm and will be held at  the Coast-Garibaldi Health  Unit in Gibsons.  The next late classes will be  held on October 9, 16 and 23  from 7-9 pm and held at the  Sechelt Health Centre.  Above late classes are taught  by Wendy Burlin, RN, Jeanette  McBain, RN, and Sue Lehman,  RN. To register for the early  and late classes phone the health  unit at 886-8131.  The teen prenatal classes start  .October 22 and 29, November  5, 12, 19 and 26, and are from  7-9 pm at the Gibsons health  unit.  The next post partum class  will be held October 2 at the  Gibosns health unit. To register  for the post partum class call  Wendy Burlin 885-7132.  Single and pregnant? Phone  the health unit - 886-8131.  The next hospital tour will be  on October 31. Please phone St.  Mary's Hospital switchboard to  arrange for tour (885-2224).  The parent and baby drop-in  gives parents an opportunity to  meet other parents and discuss  common concerns. The group  gathers every Tuesday from  1:15 to 3:30 pm in the Coast-  Garibaldi Health Unit, Gibsons  and in the Sechelt Health Centre  on Wednesdays from 1:15-3:30  pm.  There is no fee for any of  thwe services.  Historical sketches  from local writers  by Rose Nicholson  Sunshine Coast residents,  both newcomers and oldtimers,  will enjoy this latest publishing  effort from the members of the  Writers' Forge.  Long time residents Judy  Gill, Bruce Woodsworth, Pixie  Daly and .Nan MacFarlane.  share personal memories of a  time when the Coast was a truly  rural area, separated from the  big city of Vancouver by a three  or four hour boat trip, a place  comfortable and content with  its isolation.  Bruce Woodsworth's father,  J.S. Woodsworth, who was  later to found the CCF Party,  came to Gibsons Landing in  1917. Woodsworth's memories  are of early pioneers like George  Gibson, Dr. Fred Inglis, the  Fletchers, the Hopkins, the  Granthams, the Weingardens  and the Winns.  Pixie Daly remembers the  time when Hyak, one of the  first killer whales to survive in  captivity, was captured in  Garden Bay.  Gerry Sieben has written a  moving poem about the pic-  tographs   at   Sakinaw  Lake,  Marion St. Denis traces the early history of the Wakefield Inn  and Val Jenkins tells about the  time when St. Mary's Hospital  was in Garden Bay in the present Sundowner Inn.  Margaret Watt talks about  the little known Gamma Phi  Beta camp, Eve Smart traces the  histories of both the arts centre  and the churches on the Coast  and Jan DeGrass writes about  the co-op movement.  Eileen Williston gives us the  background on eight years of  the Festival of the Written Arts  and Dolores Wilkins gives us  some of the history of the native  Sechelt people.  Ruth Forrester interviews  Mary Tinkley Shannon who in  1947 came from a quiet life in  Surrey to settle in Doriston on  the shores of Sechelt Inlet near  the Skookum Chuck  Sophie Han draws on the archives of the late Helen Dawe  for a history of the now vanished Sechelt Wharf and Skyline  Johnny writes a poem about the  'Purple Hills of Pender'.  Copies of Our Sunshine  Coast are available at the Coast  News office in Sechelt and from  Forge members.  Notice Board  leal    '*!        II  Survival WHdtrnesi Fkit AM Cwrie (34 hrs.) will tie offered In Gibsons, starting  Oct. 23. For inlormation cell Eileen, 886-4943.  Post Natal Classes Tues., Oct. 9 at Gibsons Health Unit. 7 to 9 pm. Everyone  welcome. To register call Wendy Burlin 665-7132.  Parent Tot Drop-In begins al Gibsons United Church Hall. Mon.. Oct. 1. Wed.  Oct. 3 and Fri., Oct. 5, 9:30 to 11:30 am.  Overeaten Anwiymoui meetings Saturdays, starting Oct. 13 Irom I lam to 12 at  Davis Bay Gospel Chapel, Davis Bay Rd. Join us it you have a desire to stop  overeating. For Info 885-7760.  Sunshine Ceaat Spinners 6 Weavers Gukd general meeling Mon. Oct. 6 at  7:30pm al 718 Franklin Rd.. Gibsons. For info 886-7102.  Glbsoni Builness and Professional Wofflon'i next dinner meeling Mon . Oct. t at  6pm at Bonniebrook Lodge. Guest speaker Eleanor Mae on 'Stages ol Healing'  from separation and loss. For info Carol Service 885-9297.  Coait Aiioclitlon for the Preservation al the Environment meeting at 7:30 pm,  Oct. 11. Communily Services Building. For info call. 685-7502.  Sschelt Manh Protection 8eclef" - Monthy meeting, Friday. Oct. 5th, 7:30 at  Arts Centre. Sechelt. Speaker Allen Poynter on "Birds of Boundary Bay" pack  your mug and come!  Enroll Now: R.C. Religion Claim for children, grades t to 12. Call 885-9526 or  886-7718 eves.  Public Muling Sunihlne Cent Forestry Ripi regarding herbicide use on the  Sunshine Coast. Thurs. Oct 4 at 7:30 pm at Chatelech Secondary School.  On Thursday. October 4th, 1990, Hit Honour Uetitenant-Severner David Lam will  present Mrs. Grace Maclnnis with the Order ol British Columbia at Totem Lodge,  St. Mary's Hospital, Sechelt at 3:45 in the afternoon. Friends will be welcome.  Supper with Anita Hagen, MLA: New Democrats Education Critic, supper at  Sechelt Legion Hall, 6:30 pm, Thursday. October 4, 1990. Tickets $12 at Ihe  door.  Dt. John McDougal "Eat yew way te Dynamic Healh" Oct. 20th, 9:30 - 5:301.  7:30-8:30. UBC Sub tickets 228-2711.  -f~iww~~*~r'wv*v~<~>vv*WTW\  Tenderflake  Term Carson s  Praline Pumpkin Pre  Adit unusual, yes, bul the crunchy  praline mat tops f/tis traditional  pumpkin pit has made this dessert an all  time favourite wim Terri and her  family of six.  Pastky  Topping  TENDERFLAKE ftrjW firstly Jimgh jbrrfoiaWr-marf  T 123 ml pit Istt TENDERfLAKE lari peKetojd.  FllllNC  Imp        lighlly-piuUhniim sugar    250 mt  1/2 Isp      sail I ml-  (^  113 cup     jnirmleiW siiejtr  75 ml  113 cap lighlly-packnltirciwn sugar  75 mi  3 tbsr miprmieW milk or light mum 45 mt  112 tup ptcanhalns  125 ml  lisp  5 ml  1/4 lip      numuy:  ImL  1-314 cup   YORK Cimntii 1'impl.m     400 ml  1 cup        tmpomtti milk cr light eweim 250 ml  NUTRAVHffi uhipptillciptimul)  M oul half of dough and fit  into 9" (23 cm) pie plate. Trim edge  even with pie plate. Roll oul remaining  pastry. Cut out small leaf, heart or circle  simps of dough using small cutter or  sharp knife. Place shapes around  dampened pie crust edge and  press lightly to secure.  Beat all filling ingredients. Pour into  pie shell. Bake on lower oven rack in a pre-  heated45CPTlB(TOomforl5 minutes,  then reduce heal to 350��F (180��C) for 25 ���  30 minutes or until set. (Insert knife in  centre; if it comes out clean, me pie is done.)  Mix together topping ingredients.  Sprinkle evenly over pie. Cover pastry edge  with foil. Broil 5" (12 cm) from heat until  lopping is bubbly and browned. Serve warm  or cooled wim Nuiriwhip topping.  Nothing Makes It Flakier.  Every Time.  lAilAAAaiAAAAAaiAAiAAAAA  lemelii.nm i Coast News, October 1,1990  Meredith called to account  The usual prlie of SS will be awarded lo the first correct entiy  drawn which locates Die above. Send your entries to reach the  Coast News, Box 460, Gibsons by Saturday of this week. Last  week's winner was Jesse Glassford, RR#1 S5C1, Gibson VON  IVO.  At the end of what had been  a rather desultory, housekeeping meeting on September 25 at  the Wilson Creek Community  Hall, a seemingly innocuous action taken by Mayor Tom  Meredith ignited a few sparks.  Meredith announced that he  had appointed a "ritizens' committee" to look into every  aspect of the roles and  remuneration attending to the  positions of alderman and  mayor.  Meredith said that Peter W.  Crawford was to be chairman,  and that the rest of the commission would consist of Maureen  Clayton, Dean Butler, and Ron  Shindell. It was apparent from  the mayor's straightforward,  even casual broaching of this  particular piece of business, that  he had not anticipated anything  other than "Carried" from the  other members of council.  But both Aldermen Graham  and Reid were incensed.  "You jumped the gun!" said  Graham, alluding to the fact  that the mayor had spoken to  the would-be commissioners  before even bringing the subject  to the council's attention.  "It's not your prerogative to  do this!" Reid chided Meredith.  Meredith, becoming defensive and more than a little combative, shot back that as far as  he was concerned he'd done  nothing more than he was entitled to do as mayor. Then he  stood and seemed to be about to  either walk out, declare the  meeting over���or both.  "Don't rail-oad the  meeting!" said R.*d, to which  Meredith, almost surprised to  And himself on his feet, sat  back down and said, "I'm not  railroading anyone!"  Reid noted that "I could vote  for any one of these four people  but it's doing it on your own  hook..."  Alde-rman Graham, although  somewhat intimidated by the  mayor's blustery persona, stood  by his guns. "You are preempting council by initiating  matters and appointing committees���and this is bypassing  council. We should have been  approached first."  A quick vote was taken, and  the matter of the new "citizens'  committee' was carried over to  the next council meeting.  The hands in the air to vote  were barely back on the table  before Mayor Meredith had  gaveled the meeting finis, and  stalked away from the table.  Revltallzatlon  Martin Thomas, provincial government representative, met  with Aldermen Reynolds and Kunstler during a 'downtown  revltaltzaUon' workshop hdd last week at the Union of BC  Municipalities conference. The second phase of revilalization  for the Gibsons Landing am was discussed.  Qramma'B hour*  In an application lo the Liquor Control Board, Gibsons  Council was asked to support Ihe changing of the business  hours of Gramma's Pub from 11am to lam lo 10am lo 12  midnight. The local RCMP detachment has also been asked  to outline Its views and .sccordlng to the staff comment,  "L..am assured that Ihey have no objection whatever to an  earlier opening and closing."  Gibsons won't join EDC  The SCRD Economic Development Officer called the town  to inquire about the town adopting a resolution regarding joining the Economic Development  Commission (EDC).  To that end Alderman Reynolds moved, "that we send a  letter to the SCRD stating that  due to current circumstances we  are not going to be interested in  participating at this time."  Alderman Dixon spoke  against the motion, "1 personally look at it as a business venture that I feel down the road,  will pay great dividends to the  /^"DEPENDABLE  Town of Gibsons. It is, I feel,  something that could help this  municipality."  Alderman Reynolds added,  "I am a little disappointed that  we find ourselves in a position  where we can't join the EDC. I  feel we shouldn't be joining the  EDC, as much as I say now,  and have always said that  economic development is a  strong regional matter. We left  a door open for the future and I  still hope that one day we can all  walk through that door."  "I do as well hope that one  day we can be again with the  regional district on economic  development." Mayor Strom  added. "There were only a couple of things that could not be  worked out between the  regional district and the Town  of Gibsons and Sechelt."  Alderman Kunstler said: "I  also have concerns that we are  losing out. And I hope that in  the very near future we will be  able to take part."  A split vote then took place  where Mayor Strom cast the  deciding vote to reject joining,  voting with Aldermen Collins  and Reynolds.  ton for everyone!  Join A Turn Now - ft tit/com  Hew & OU Curlers!  GIBSONS WINTER CLUB 886*7512  Leagues Start October 9th  FREE CURLINO ��� Oct. 6th ��� 8th (Cell to em 11 lee n ready)  Tentative League Schedule  Register Now  Ladles' Evenlno  Senior's Afternoon     Mean's Evening  Mixed Evening  Men's Evening  Senior's Afternoon     Mixed Evening  (Afternoon ladles to be decided)  We stilt have Ice timta available II you have Ideas  lor your own league.  For Information Call the Club on  Gary Flumerfelt 686-9666 Perry Kllmchuk 8864346  Carl Anderson 888-4561 Joy Hill 8864625  Monday  Tuesday  Wednesday  Thursday  Friday  AUTO SERVICE  Did You Know...  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